Movies like Coffin from Hong Kong

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Coffin from Hong Kong (1964)
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Coffin from Hong Kong (1964)
Original name: Ein Sarg aus Hongkong
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A private detective finds the limp body of a young Chinese beauty in his office, shot with his own gun.
Plot: gang, prostitution, drugs, gun, neo noir, private detective, interracial marriage, dead woman, high heels, woman shot, dead woman on bed, water torture
Place: china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and surprise ending films with plots about murder, female nudity, neo noir, crimes, prostitution, gun and drugs mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Coffin from Hong Kong: The Brick Dollhouse (1967), Money (1991), To Commit a Murder (1967), Amy Fisher: My Story (1992), Laguna Heat (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Brick Dollhouse (1967)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Five women explain to the police the events leading up to the murder of their roommate, an exotic dancer.
Style: psychotronic, cult film, sexploitation film
Plot: dead woman on bed, exploitation, bare breasts, sexploitation, lesbianism, police detective, dead woman, shooting a woman, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian, murder, drugs ...
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Money (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, Italy, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man whose father's fortune was stolen by his closest friends sets out to get revenge in this odyssey through the world's major financial centers.
Plot: fortune, wall street, theft, business, suicide, finance, illness, revenge, prince, money
Place: paris france, new york, montreal, china, kenya ...
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78%
To Commit a Murder (1967)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A writer gets wrapped up in espionage.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, espionage, spy, undercover, chases and races, heroes, graphic violence, fall in love, state affairs, danger, rescue, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: china
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66%
Amy Fisher: My Story (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This sensational true story of a near fatal attraction left Mary Jo Buttafuoco paralyzed for life and made Amy Fisher America's most infamous teenager. Imprisoned 5-15 years for a crime she confessed to Fisher has nothing to lose by telling how ...
Plot: true crime, teenager, older man younger woman relationship, child abuse, adultery, sex, reporter, drugs, assault, crimes of passion, hunting, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Laguna Heat (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tom Shepard returns to his home town of Laguna Beach to escape his turbulent past. But the tranquility is shattered when he gets involved in the investigation of a series of grisly and bizarre murders.
Plot: butt naked, love interest, male nudity, female nudity, father son relationship, private detective, murder investigation, skinny dipping, past coming back to haunt
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Nobody Will Speak of Us When We're Dead (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Escaping gangsters trying to kill her because of being witness to a crime, Gloria (Victoria Abril), a young woman of lower class, comes back to Madrid, Spain and to her family. There she tries to find work and earn some money.
Plot: prostitution, drug dealer, gangsters, gangster, drugs, suicide
Place: madrid
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54%
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Love Walked In (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two romantically involved down-and-out lounge singers get involved in a caper.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, showbiz, neo noir, love triangle, cons and scams, private detective, obsession, down on your luck, love and romance, infidelity, sex scene, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: latin america
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52%
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The Black List (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the trial of a judge who was found with a prostitute, a list of clients pops up. It contains the names of some very influential judges and politicians. Then, dead bodies and death threats erupt. Jacques is the trial judge and his own life seems ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: prostitution, blackmail, courtroom, female nudity
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The Crack (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 131 min.
Story: German Areta "The Louse", is an ex-cop detective with a tiny office in a part of Madrid going to seed. Areta is trying to track down a young woman who has disappeared into the world of high-class courtesans in the city, and he is told to ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: private detective, neo noir, prostitution, crimes, investigation, crime, missing person, uncover truth, track down, mystery, neo-noir, photograph ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Horseplayer (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A blonde (Sammi Davis) seduces a quirky liquor-store worker (Brad Dourif) as inspiration for her artist boyfriend (M.K. Harris).
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: neo noir, liquor store, horse race, neo-noir, gambling, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Broken Mirrors (1984)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Humour, the currency of Dutch director Gorris' first feminist thriller, A Question of Silence, is exchanged in her second for the much darker coinage of horror. A murderer is at large: a well-dressed businessman who incarcerates his victims, ...
Plot: brothel, feminism, prostitution, female director, prostitute, starvation
Place: amsterdam
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48%
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Flug in Gefahr (1964)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The fate of everyone onboard a stricken airplane depends on not only finding someone who can fly the plane, but also someone who DIDN'T have fish for dinner.
Style: suspense
Plot: poisoning, nervousness, airliner, passenger, airplane, aviation, flying
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Flesh of the Orchid (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A disturbed young woman is kept prisoner in a castle by her aunt for her money. The game-keeper, her guardian, tries to rape her but she escapes. In her flight she meets a man also running away, from two killers.
Plot: psychiatry, french giallo, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Detective (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A private detective is drawn into a complex murder mystery when he is hired to track down a missing young woman.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, twists and turns, suspense, tense ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, femme fatale, track down, riddles and clues, crimes, gangsters, danger, dishonesty, missing person, ghost, seduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, hong kong, asia
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43%
El profeta Mimi (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Childhood trauma and religious repression causes little boy to grow up and murder prostitutes.
Plot: murder, investigation, prostitution, poverty, prophet, preacher, religious, crime, crimes
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Animal Room (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: disturbing, futuristic, bleak, serious, controversial
Plot: gang, school, animal life, high school life, isolation, life is a bitch, crimes, rehabilitation, society, youth, leadership, addiction ...
Time: future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Appointment for a Killing (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Joyce thought she had made the dream marriage. Her husband, Stan, is a successful, handsome dentist, and Joyce, who grew up in poverty, cannot believe her good fortune. But her charismatic husband has a dark side that is about to engulf and destroy ...
Plot: gunshot, telephone, phone booth, bed, latex gloves, married couple, dentist, bullet, pay phone, handgun, pool table, pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Above Suspicion (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dempsey Cain is an honored cop, a loving husband and father, and mentor to his handsome younger brother. Then a drug dealer's bullet paralyzes him for life and Dempsey's world is shattered. Suddenly, his wife and brother seem to care less ...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: neo noir, paralysis, courtroom, police, uncover truth, murder, family problems, disorder, spouse killer, spouse in danger, disability, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Cool Lakes of Death (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tragic story of a wealthy woman whose sexual desires change her into a prostitute, working the streets of Paris during the 1880s.
Plot: female director, haircut, breasts, drug addiction, sexual fantasy, mental institution, female nudity, love triangle, sexual desire, prostitution, sex, prostitute ...
Time: 1880s, 1860s, 1870s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Disappearance (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thriller about a contract killer whose wife has disappeared. When he is hired by an international organisation to carry out a "shy" or hit, he suspects they are connected with her disappearance.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: hitman, missing wife, murder, bathtub, snow, betrayal, flashback, female nudity, winter, disappearance, shot in the head, neo noir ...
Place: montreal quebec canada, london, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sorry, Wrong Number (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a famous play, follows a bedridden wife who overhears a murder plan on her phone. She tries to piece the puzzle together and prevent it.
Plot: gambling, telephone, trapped, hypochondriac, disease, heir, insurance, fireworks, investigator, scheme, conspiracy, warning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Five Desperate Women (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Five young women vacation together at a resort on an isolated island. They are the resort's only customers and, aside from the boat captain who brought them here and the resort's handyman, Wylie, the island's only inhabitants. When ...
Plot: island, murder, sabotage, stranded, female protagonist, strangulation, stranded on an island, terror, dead woman on floor, dead woman on bed, dog, barefoot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The 'Human' Factor (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After his family is brutally murdered for an unknown reason, a computer engineer sets out to find those responsible.
Plot: murder, revenge, family, retribution, shooting a woman, murder of family, showdown, car accident, manhunt, hostage, dead girl, woman shot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Girl from Hunan (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The heartbreaking tale of a young girl sold into an arranged marriage with a 2 year old boy who she must raise as his nanny until he is old enough to marry her. She is expected to honour tradition and to toe the line so far as social proprieties are ...
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Time: 90s, 1900s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, UK
Duration: 92 min.
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34%
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I, Anna (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A noir thriller told from the point of view of a femme fatale, who falls for the detective in charge of a murder case.
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, serious
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, investigation, law enforcement, haunted by the past, fall in love, dangerous attraction, police detective, murder investigation, mental breakdown, homicide detective, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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34%
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Enough Rope (1963)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two total strangers suspect each other of murdering their own wives.
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In this homage to film noir, a wheelchair bound (Jim Metzler) paraplegic fantasizes about the new blonde (Andrea Thompson), who moves into the house across from him..
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, stylized ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 32
White Powder (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: White Powder is an award-winning, riveting micro-budget, independent, British gangsta film. It is set in modern-day, multi-cultural London and features a very diverse cast. It follows the story of 2 young lovers, who try to outwit a bunch of London ...
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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: lesbian relationship, prostitute, erotica, perversion, motel, lesbianism, search, strip club, late night, amateur detective, audition, prostitution ...
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