Movies like Blackout 1988

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Blackout (1988)
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Blackout (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young girl returns to her hometown in search of her father, gradually her childhood memories returns; a childhood with incest and violence.
Plot: runaway, search, incest, father, violence, sex, murder, flashback

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Most similar movies to Blackout

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about murder, violence, female nudity, sex, deadly, revenge and crimes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Blackout: Kept (2001), The Babysitter's Seduction (1996), Sweet Savior (1971), Tender and Perverse Emmanuelle (1973), What We Did That Night (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kept (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dead bodies are piling up, and the leads the two LA homicide cops have point to Barbara, business manager for a successful architectural firm she runs with her husband Lance. The dead men were interns at the firm, and each of them was Barbara's ...
Plot: sex, serial killer, architect, tied to a bed, erotica, police, murder
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95%
The Babysitter's Seduction (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The mother of the family for which Michelle baby-sits dies unexpectedly. Michelle is asked to take over looking after the children and is gradually "seduced" by the father.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, violence, sex, high school, love affair, teenager, romance, crime, crimes, deadly, mystery, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.4
 123
Sweet Savior (1971)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sandra Barlow is a 70's girl looking for kicks in the form of sex and drugs. One day, she decides to have an orgy drug party and invite some "freaks" led by Moon to entertain her and her rich friends. Moon has other things in mind as ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, cult leader, cult, psycho, exploitation, rape, lesbian, lesbianism, female nudity, gore, pantyhose, female stockinged legs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Tender and Perverse Emmanuelle (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After his wife, a concert pianist, is found murdered a wealthy man is suspected of her murder. But as more suspects begin to pile up this mystery might take it's toll on more than one participant.
Plot: sex, murder, large breasts, suicide, labia, cunnilingus, hand job, lesbian sex, lesbianism, female nudity, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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What We Did That Night (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con Henry (Rick Schroder) returns to town after being released from prison and contacts his old college frat members about a murder that they committed years earlier. They have to return to move the body to a new location before it is ...
Plot: murder, dark secret, ex convict, corpse, friendship, prank, secret, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.0
 184
Wolf Lake (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Canadian film where in ex-marine Steiger, unhinged by the death of his son in Vietnam, terrorizes a young couple
Plot: murder, revenge plot, rape, revenge, violence, flash forward, gang rape, deserter, lodge, world war two veteran
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 211
Trial by Fire (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paulette Gil is a very engaged teacher. When she realizes that her pupil Kip has problems she takes special care for him. But Kip interprets it in the wrong way and tells his mates that he had an affair with Paulette. Then he commits suicide and the ...
Plot: bully, adopted son, suicide, teen suicide, caucasian, love, school, teaching, teenager, deception, judge, courtroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.0
 228
A Violent Life (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Despite the life threat hanging over his head, St├ęphane decides to go back to Corsica for the funeral of Christophe, a childhood friend and companion in arms, murdered the day before. On this occasion, the chain of events which made him, the ...
Plot: violence, fireworks, car on fire, radical, bulletproof vest, night, youth, vomiting, radicalism, christmas, death, wedding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Savage (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: There was a double homicide on the forgotten Swedish countryside several years ago. Two angry young men beat two young women to death, seemingly without any particular reason. The years passed but the images in our heads did not disappear. We tried ...
Plot: preacher, cult, prostitution, pole dancing, religious, love, sex, murder, violence, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tender Loving Care (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Teenage nurses give love therapy. Lots of action when they try to straighten out the corrupt hospital staff.
Plot: blackmail, drug addiction, hospital, murder, sex, nurse, doctor, shower, corruption, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Before He Wakes (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Initially cleared of "accidentally" killing her husband, an idyllic wife and mother comes under suspicion when police learn that her first husband also perished under similar circumstances. As the investigation unfolds, it becomes clear ...
Plot: murder, trial, hypocrisy, christianity, religion, widow, shot in the head, high school basketball, greed, true crime, life insurance, basketball coach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Sweet Virginia (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former rodeo champ befriends a young man with a propensity for violence.
Plot: robbery, adultery, motel, murder, violence, death, bar, neo-noir
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Maisie Undercover: Shadow Boxer (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The beautiful ex-cop/bar owner/private eye goes undercover as a boxer at an illegal underground fight club in order to find the killer of a female boxer.
Plot: sex, boxer, underground fighting, lesbian sex, female nudity, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 7K
Hardcore (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A conservative Midwest businessman ventures into the sordid underworld of pornography in California to look for his runaway teenage daughter who is making porno films in the porno pits of Los Angeles.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: pornography, runaway, neo noir, private detective, bondage, perversion, parents and children, missing person, subculture, missing girl, snuff, daughter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: michigan, california, los angeles, usa, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
In the Heat of Passion II: Unfaithful (1994)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a wheelchair-bound wife dies from an apparent accident, her husband and his adult stepdaughter turn out to be lovers, who conspired to murder her. However, tensions surface when complications arise regarding her inheritance, and soon the ...
Plot: sex, murder, woman on top, female nudity, adultery, male nudity, wheelchair, sex scene, orgasm, affair, older man younger woman, guilty conscience
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Just for the Hell of It (1968)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A teenage gang led by the vicious Dexter; his girlfriend Mitzi; and friends Denny and Lummonx; create havoic in a small Florida town by harrassing various people, vandalizing property, well... just for the hell of it. When a former gang member, ...
Plot: beach, violence, vandalism, juvenile delinquent, hedonism, gang, murder, revenge, police, chase, car chase, blood ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 52
Street Girls (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a middle-aged father searches for his dropout daughter, Angel, his quest takes him into the underworld of prostitutes, pimps, drug addicts and thieves. Angel has become a dancer in a topless bar, and her dealer boyfriend is turning her on to ...
Plot: prostitute, street life, search, heroin addict, amateur detective, perversion, prostitution, lesbian relationship, strip club, stripper, brawl, late night ...
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Diary of a Rape (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young Lena is trapped in a complex situation of sex and lies.
Style: suspense
Plot: voyeur, rape, sex, violence, sociopath, bondage, tied to a bed, breasts, sadist, attempted rape, cleavage, blackmail ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.2
 357
Sugar Cookies (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A film producer murders his star actress during an erotic "game" and makes it look like suicide. The dead girl's lesbian lover discovers what happened, and plots her revenge.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: murder, lesbian, revenge, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, crime, sex, suicide, deadly, couples, mind game, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Sister My Sister (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The film is based on a true incident in Le Mans, France in 1933 called the Papin murder case, where two sisters brutally murdered their employer and her daughter. The murder shocked the country, and there was much speculation about the sisters, ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, incest, obsession, isolation, maid, lesbian, widow, violence, jealousy, paranoia, sibling relationship, alienation ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a contemporary fable loosely based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment". Roseanne is outwardly a perfect and popular teen. However, her image is hiding the abuse at her stepfather's hands, and she decides to ...
Style: serious, cynical, disturbing, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, guilt, high school, dysfunctional family, rape, incest, trial, americana, obsession, juvenile delinquency, parents and children, falsely accused ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 575
Madtown (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A stand-up comedian confesses to a murder on-stage at an open mic night to a shocked audience - his crime the result of a deadly triangle formed between his older sister, just released from prison after a 20-year stay for the murder of their ...
Plot: murder, vinyl record, comedy club, suicide by gunshot, murder trial, brother sister relationship, shot in the head, shot to death, stand up comedian, shot in the chest, birthday, surprise party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: murder, neighbor, blindness, suspect, accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.4
 22
Victimized (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Matt Miller has spent his entire life living in the shadows of his brother. He believes if his brother were to disappear then so would all his problems. So one deadly night Matt decides to take matters into his own hands.
Plot: gay, revenge, violence, murder, brother brother relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
As Good as Dead (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susan switches identities with her new friend Nicole, so that Nicole can pay for her medical bills with Susan's insurance. Then Susan finds herself trapped in her new identity when Nicole ends up dead under questionable circumstances.
Plot: murder, secret identity, black pantyhose, secret, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, brother, father, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Summer Camp Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: At Camp North Pines for Boys, the campers, led by the charismatic Franklin Reilly, stage a revolt against the strick owner, Mr. Warren, and lock him and the rest of the councelers up and take over the camp for themselves. But the revol soon spirals ...
Plot: camp, violence, teenager, summer, youth, hanging, dead boy, tongue in cheek, summer camp, hanged boy, judo throw, rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 447
Call Me (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A journalist receives an obscene phonecall that she mistakes for her boyfriend. She then agrees to meet with the caller at a bar, but instead of meeting the boyfriend, she witnesses a murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: murder, bar, drug dealing, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, meeting, boyfriend, witnessing a crime, crime, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.0
 25K
Sliver (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A woman moves into an apartment in Manhattan and learns that the previous tenant's life ended mysteriously after they fell from the balcony.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, apartment building, investigation, passionate interest, dangerous attraction, psychopath, couples, hidden camera, erotic thriller, neighbor, female protagonist, drug use ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The End of Violence (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Mike Max is a Hollywood producer who became powerful and rich thanks to brutal and bloody action films. His ignored wife Paige is close to leaving him. Suddenly Mike is kidnapped by two bandits, but escapes and hides out with his Mexican ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, enigmatic, cerebral ...
Plot: murder, typewriter, filmmaking, self discovery, crimes, movie business, hollywood, crumbling marriage, investigation, on the run, rescue, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: murder, pregnancy, sister, sociopath, miscarriage, pregnant wife, death, falling down stairs, jealousy, female killer, female psychopath, sister sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%