Movies like The White Spider

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The White Spider
Original name: Die weiße Spinne
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After an automobile accident, in which a man is unrecognizably burnt to a crisp, his wife's only able to confirm the corpse's identity by his talisman: a small, white spider. However, soon, there are more corpses walking around than at a comic con convention and every single one of them was a white spider sitting on or nearby the body.
Style: suspense
Plot: landlady, assistant, intrigue, private detective, dead woman, hanged woman, assassin, stockings, basement, murder, police, fear, secret
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious and realistic films with plots about murder, fear, police, death, blood, danger and violence mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The White Spider: The Cutter (2005), Death of a Corrupt Man (1977), The Girl Next Door (2007), Caravan to Vaccares (1974), Blood and Black Lace (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Cutter
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Time: contemporary
Place: europe, germany, usa, los angeles, egypt
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Death of a Corrupt Man
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, deputy Philippe Dubaye wakes up his old friend Xavier Maréchal with disturbing news: he has just killed Serrano, a racketeer with extant political connections. Serrano kept proofs of Dubaye's involvement in corrupt ...
Style: suspense
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The Girl Next Door
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a quiet suburban town in the summer of 1958, two recently orphaned sisters are placed in the care of their mentally unstable Aunt Ruth. But Ruth's depraved sense of discipline will soon lead to unspeakable acts of abuse and torture that ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
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Time: 1950s, contemporary
Place: america
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Caravan to Vaccares
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: American Neil Bowman is traveling through France when he meets British photographer Lila. They are hired by French land owner Duc de Croyter to escort a Hungarian scientist to New York. But they soon realize that the job is not a cushy number, and ...
Style: semi serious, surprise ending, suspense
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Blood and Black Lace
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Duration: 88 min.
Story: Inspector Sylvester is assigned to investigate the violent murder of a fashion house model Isabella, by a masked assailant. As the investigation proceeds all of the house’s various sins, including corruption, abortions, blackmail and drug ...
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Time: 60s, 1960s
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Behind Closed Doors
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Story: La Casa de al Lado is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by the United States-based television network Telemundo. This mystery is a remake of Chilean telenovela La familia de al lado produced by TVN in 2010-2011 and is being adapted by the ...
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Story: Alone for the first time and away from her family in rural Philippines, Rosa Dimaano arrives in the cosmopolitan city state of Singapore to work as a maid. Her employers Mr and Mrs Teo runs a Chinese Teochew dialect opera troupe takes well to their ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, gothic, sinister ...
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Be My Cat: A Film for Anne
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An aspiring Romanian filmmaker obsessed with Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway goes to shocking extremes to convince Anne to star in his upcoming film.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, light
Plot: found footage, filmmaking, psychopath, obsession, snuff, slasher, psychological thriller, anti hero, talking to the camera, falling in love, transformation, torture ...
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Suspiria
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Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: gothic, sinister, surprise ending, suspense
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Wild at Heart
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Young lovers Sailor and Lula run from the variety of weirdos that Lula's mom has hired to kill Sailor.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, sexual, dark humor ...
Plot: violence, murder, cult, surrealism, insanity, brutality, strong sexual content, obsession, road trip, on the road, love, fugitives ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new orleans, texas, california, usa, north carolina
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The Case of the Scorpion's Tail
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Case of the Scorpion's Tail begins with the mysterious death of a millionaire and spirals into the murder of his suddenly rich wife, which draws the attention of a dogged investigator, who follows a trail of blood to the bitter end.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
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David
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Duration: 125 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, emotional ...
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Audience: kids
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Flame and Citron
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
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Duration: 130 min.
Story: During Nazi occupation, red-headed Bent Faurschou-Hviid ("Flame") and Jørgen Haagen Schmith ("Citron"), assassins in the Danish resistance, take orders from Winther, who's in direct contact with Allied leaders. One shoots, ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, suspense, dramatic ...
Plot: betrayal, war, assassin, nazi, dishonesty, vengeance, german, assassination, resistance, nazis, wartime, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1940, year 1944, 1940s
Place: denmark, europe, germany, poland, copenhagen ...
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Jumpin' Jack Flash
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terry works for a bank, and uses computers to communicate with clients all over the world. One day she gets a strange message from an unknown source. The message is coded. After decoding the message, Terry becomes embroiled in an espionage ring. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: espionage, spy, chase, verbal byplay, secret agents, kgb, death, cold war, british, daring rescue, spies, surveillance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Client
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A street-wise kid, Mark Sway, sees the suicide of Jerome Clifford, a prominent Louisiana lawyer, whose current client is Barry 'The Blade' Muldano, a Mafia hit-man. Before Jerome shoots himself, he tells Mark where the body of a Senator is ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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Sleepers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes.
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
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King Cobra
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on a stranger than fiction true story, King Cobra is a deliciously dark, twisted plunge into the behind-the-scenes world of the pornography industry. A young Sean Paul Lockhart (using the stage name 'Brent Corrigan') is a ...
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Time: year 2006, 2000s
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Golgo 13
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Golgo 13 is not his real name. Then again, neither is Duke Togo, Tadashi Togo, or any number of the aliases he goes by. A man of mystery, not even the world’s most prominent intelligence agencies can determine who Golgo really is, or just where he ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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Miss Golem
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Style: intellectual, dark humor
Plot: invention, human duplication, kissing someone's hand, money counting, female murderer, secretly observing, talking robot, drinking champagne, talking parrot, clothed male naked female, sleepover, factory owner ...
Time: 1920s
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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System:   37%
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Shadow of Fear
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a young man accidentally kills someone, he is plunged into a rich man's world of blackmail, betrayal, adultery and ...murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: femme fatale, private detective, protagonist as suspect, betrayal, mystery, crime gone awry, investigation, legal investigation, manipulations, murder, uncover truth, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   37%
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Blackjack
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After saving Casey, a daughter of his friend, from hired assassins, Jack Devlin is hit with a strange phobia - fear of white color. But when his other friend, who works as a bodyguard for a supermodel, is wounded, Jack decides to step in for him. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, witnessing a crime, heroic mission, woman in danger, hitman, tough heroes, danger, crimes, assassination attempt, deadly, heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
Into the Night
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Ed Okin used to have a boring life. He used to have trouble getting to sleep. Then one night, he met Diana. Now, Ed's having trouble staying alive.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: chase, adultery, airport, on the run, infidelity, chaos and mayhem, woman in danger, adventure, chases and races, cheating, murder, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, las vegas, mexico
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System:   36%
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Popeye Doyle
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Story: Quiet, withdrawn 13-year-old Rynn Jacobs lives peacefully in her home in a New England beach town. Whenever the prying landlady inquires after Rynn's father, she politely claims that he's in the city on business. But when the ...
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