Movies like Macu, la mujer del policía

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Macu, la mujer del policía (1987)
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Macu, la mujer del policía (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of a jealous policeman and his young wife living in a shanty-town in South America.
Plot: infidelity, murder, older man younger woman marriage, jealous husband, teenage sexuality, wife leaves husband, pedophile, teenage mother, coming of age, investigation
Place: venezuela

Most similar movies to Macu, la mujer del policía

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films with plots about murder, infidelity, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, couples and extramarital affair mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Macu, la mujer del policía: The Letter (1982), Rock, Paper, Scissors (2012), Love Me Strangely (1971), Suburban Madness (2004), When the Love Is Gone (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Letter (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a Malaysian planter kills an employee of her husband one night, but her motive begins to appear not entirely truthful.
Plot: blackmail, murder, infidelity, deception, trial, marriage
Place: malaysia
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95%
Rock, Paper, Scissors (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The chance of an innocent child's game will unveil a betrayal that will forever change the lives of two families when their paths cross, endangering what they love the most, in a city that does not give them a truce.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: infidelity, family in crisis, urban, family life, destiny, insecurity, unfulfillment, family relations, betrayal, crumbling marriage, life turned upside down, crimes ...
Place: venezuela, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Love Me Strangely (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Alain Revent, a seductive and refined man, derives a peculiar satisfaction from debasing his wives. The first, driven to the brink of despair, throws herself out of a window. Enlisting the help of an equally perverse casual acquaintance, Dino, the ...
Plot: murder, wife husband relationship, husband wife relationship, police, prostitute
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Suburban Madness (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: murder, infidelity, crimes, suburbs, deadly, dishonesty, couples, family problems, private detective, dentist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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When the Love Is Gone (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the Love Is Gone is a 2013 Filipino romantic drama film directed by Andoy Ranay, starring Cristine Reyes, Gabby Concepcion, Alice Dixson, Andi Eigenmann, and Jake Cuenca. The film is distributed by Viva Films with co-production of Multivision ...
Plot: murder, heart attack, chance meeting, cupcake, death of lover, closeted gay, caught in the act, other woman, beach resort, boat, resort, college ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Run a Crooked Mile (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man witnesses a murder in a secluded mansion. When he reports it, there's no evidence of the murder, or that anyone was there. Two years later he wakes up in a hospital room after a polo accident to find he's had amnesia, is now married, ...
Plot: amnesia, murder, cover up, murder witness, murder investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Judge and Jake Wyler (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A retired lady judge runs a private detective agency, helped by an ex-con and various parolees.
Plot: murder, detective agency, private detective, probation, ex convict
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Plot: police, murder, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Return (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 107 min.
Story: El Regreso is a venezuelan movie written and directed by Patricia Ortega, which tells the story of a Wayuu girl that survived the slaughter of his people, in Bahía Portete from the Colombian Guajira, and therefore, she is forced to grow in a ...
Plot: gun in mouth, barefoot, letter, urination, sea, menstruation, doll, massacre, gun, rape, violence, murder ...
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Woyzeck (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Having fathered an illegitimate child with his lover, Marie, feckless soldier Franz Woyzeck takes odd jobs around his small town to provide some extra money for them. One of them is volunteering for experiments conducted by a local doctor, who puts ...
Style: bleak, serious, disturbing, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, military, soldier, obsession, child hero, becoming an adult, child, youth, childhood trauma, unlikely criminals, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Los invitados (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A murder is committed in a small village of Andalusia.
Style: based on true events
Plot: murder, plantation, marijuana, mafia, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.2
 79
Kreola (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kreola arrives in Santa Domingo to join her photographer husband Andy. Although Andy is initially jealous of Marco, who is in town looking for his missing girlfriend who did not return from Santa Domingo with her coworkers after a girls getaway. ...
Plot: infidelity, cuckold, extramarital affair, coitus, female nudity, gambling, male nudity, beach, explicit sex, cuckolded husband, large breasts, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 101
Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: infidelity, murder, ocean or sea, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, couples, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, couple relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
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Wildlife (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 14-year-old Joe is the only child of Jeanette and Jerry—a housewife and a golf pro—in a small town in 1960s Montana. Nearby, an uncontrolled forest fire rages close to the Canadian border, and when Jerry loses his job—and his sense of ...
Plot: infidelity, teenage boy, unemployment, coming of age, period piece, slice of life, part time job, golf, football, forest fire, country club, unemployed ...
Time: 1960s
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.9
 134
The Playbirds (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In order to unmask a pathological killer who is targeting the beautiful centrefolds of Playbirds magazine, a sexy policewoman Lucy Sheridan puts her life and reputation on the line by sleeping with millionaire publisher Harry Dougan. The Chief ...
Plot: murder, sexploitation, burned at the stake, dead woman in bath tub, male nudity, nude woman murdered, strangulation, female nudity, lesbian, lesbian sex, lesbianism, policewoman killing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Dream Children (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alex wants to become a father. Steven, his partner, has to confront his insecurities and fear of change after a lifetime smothered by superficiality. Unable to adopt legally, but still eager to become parents, they decide to turn to the black ...
Plot: infidelity, gay adoption, lgbt, male nudity, closeted homosexual, gay couple, blackmail, gay marriage, beach house, tv star
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
If Looks Could Kill (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The true story of John Hawkins as featured on America's Most Wanted.
Plot: murder, homosexual, insurance fraud, true crime, bisexual, insurance, scam
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Moment of Truth: Why My Daughter? (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a young prostitute is murdered and left in a rubbish heap, her mother does everything to track down the killer.
Plot: prostitution, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder of daughter, physical abuse, mother daughter relationship, prostitute, stripper, strip club, psychotic, abusive boyfriend, emotional abuse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Minister’s Wife (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rafael, a young man from the provinces, works as a waiter in a resort and helps himself economically having sex for money with rich older women. During a bomb threat, he is discovered in bed with one of the guest, Leonor Marchioness of Montenegro, ...
Plot: terrorism, infidelity, corruption, politics, sex, money, aristocrat, investigation, assassination, cuckolded husband, gigolo, corrupt politician ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 3K
Adrift (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 1980s-set drama about a teenage girl undergoing her sexual awakening when she learns about her father's infidelities.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, coming of age, parents and children, beach house, parent child relationship, kissing, youth, family relations, teenage life, dishonesty, family problems, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
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Marcy (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Marcy is forced to change her sexual orientation because of town rumors.
Plot: infidelity, lesbian, sexual identity, voyeurism, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbianism, erotica, sex, masturbation, group sex, simulated sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Killing in a Small Town (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gory ax-murder of one mousy, suburban Texas housewife by another is nearly as shocking as the excuse offered by the bespectacled defendant's attorney: self-defense. Could it be so?
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, self defense, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, betrayal, crime, investigation, school, small town, legal investigation, manipulations, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "To all outward appearances, Edna Cormick (Martha Henry) is the perfect housewife.... She's married to a man who'll stand up in public and say, "This is my wife," so that there'll be no confusion ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: infidelity, hospital, mental illness, murder, couple relations, couples, crumbling marriage, feminism, love affair, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.6
 717
Model Shop (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While trying to raise money to prevent his car from being repossessed, George is attracted to Lola, a Frenchwoman who works in a "model shop" (an establishment which rents out beautiful pin-up models to photographers). George spends his ...
Plot: model, infidelity, architect, repossession, military draft, extramarital affair, adultery, one day, actress, unemployment
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Eye of the Stranger (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A stranger comes into town and causes a stir when he stands up for the townfolk, in the face of the intimidation tactics from Mayor Howard Baines. The scheming mayor wants to buy up all the local properties, and has hired two thugs to help ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: murder, crime, vengeance, small town, wrongfully committed, mystery, crimes, deadly, rivalry, contests and competitions, investigation, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Naomi (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ilan Ben-Natan is a man on his sixties and a well-known professor of astrophysics at the University of Haifa. He is married with Naomi, a 28 years old, attractive book illustrator. Inclined to suspect, he finds out her wife's betrayal and then ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: murder, obsession, redemption, crimes, deadly, crumbling marriage, infidelity, love triangle, pregnancy, hopes, couples, cemetery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Other Woman (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jill Plumley left her brilliant job as journalist when she married Derek, am important layer with a brilliant career. Now Jill is university teacher. But everything changes when she receive a message from her husbands' secretary and she start ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, suspenseful, touching
Plot: infidelity, mystery, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, family problems, blind ambition, crumbling marriage, intrigue, investigation, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Satan Was A Lady (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Wishman's plot rotates around the maneuverings of a whore who longs for a touch of mink and a seat at the finer tables in life. Blackmail, betrayal, murder and malice are all part of her tender trade. Lord help anyone who lays in her way.
Plot: murder, blackmail, prostitution, betrayal, female nudity, nightclub singer, nightclub, whip, stripper, strip club, dominatrix, female killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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37 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a March night in 1964, 37 neighbors in Queens, New York, witness the brutal murder of Kitty Genovese. None of them takes action or calls the police. 37 tells the story of a few of these people and what led up to the night when they unexplainably ...
Plot: rape, murder, indifference, loss of innocence, racism, apathy, witness
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Witness for the Prosecution (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sir Wilfred Robarts, a famed barrister is released from the hospital, where he stayed for two months following his heart attack. Returning to the practise of his lawyer skills, he takes the case of Leonard Vole, an unemployed man who is accused of ...
Style: talky, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, mystery, court, legal investigation, couple relations, infidelity, love triangle, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%