Movies like Murder Once Removed

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Murder Once Removed (1971)
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Murder Once Removed (1971)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Television thriller in which a scheming doctor murders once for love and then has to kill again to cover it up.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, assassination plot, dog, doctor, junkie, adultery, frame up, murder, police detective

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Most similar movies to Murder Once Removed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and psychological films with plots about murder, infidelity, adultery, female nudity, dishonesty, crimes and cheating wife mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Murder Once Removed: Scream of the Butterfly (1965), Backfire (1987), Back Stab (1990), Careful What You Wish For (2015), In Broad Daylight (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Scream of the Butterfly (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A beautiful woman marries a rich man for his money, then embarks on an affair and plans to use her boyfriend to help murder her husband.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: adultery, murder, bisexual, assassination plot, nudity (full frontal - brief), flashback, sex, bubble bath, female nudity
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95%
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Backfire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mara McAndrew's marriage is falling apart. Her husband, Donnie, a Vietnam veteran, suffers troubling flashbacks about the war, leaving him unresponsive to her needs. Mara wants out, but she also wants Donnie's money. When Mara meets a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: cheating wife, murder, inheritance, family problems, crime, couple relations, infidelity, manipulations, crimes, dangerous attraction, unsupportive spouse, betrayal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.2
 200
Back Stab (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man is seduced by a stranger and awakens to a corpse.
Plot: architect, runaway, assassination plot, framed for murder, racial slur, murder, frame up, courtroom, adultery
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
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64%
Careful What You Wish For (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A guy gets more than he bargained for after entering into an affair with the wife of an investment banker. Soon, a suspicious death and substantial life insurance policy embroil him in a scandal.
Style: suspense, tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, adultery, infidelity, betrayal, murder, dangerous attraction, manipulations, seduction, neighbor, greed, police investigation, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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In Broad Daylight (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A blind actor discovers his wife is cheating on him with his best friend, and hatches a plot to murder them both.
Plot: infidelity, blindness, blind man, cheating wife, assassination plot, blindness and impaired vision, framed for murder, fake identity, actor, murder investigation, investigation, police detective ...
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58%
 5.2
 9K
Addicted (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A gallerist risks her family and flourishing career when she enters into an affair with a talented painter and slowly loses control of her life.
Style: sexy, touching, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, lust, temptation, obsession, lie, sexual relations, dishonesty, couples, crumbling marriage, fatal attraction, unhappy marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Passion to Kill (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A psychiatrist gets involved with his best friend's wife who may be a murderer.
Plot: psychologist, stabbing, fatal attraction, mad woman, psychological thriller, psychiatrist, husband wife relationship, abusive husband, slasher, new wave, nudity (full frontal - brief), guru ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
An Occasional Hell (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former policeman-turned college professor of forensics, is asked by a widow to solve the murder of her unfaithful husband and the disappearance of his mistress who may have been linked to some drug dealers.
Style: disturbing, gloomy, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, investigation, haunted by the past, disappearance, suspect, widow, college, love and romance, mystery, crimes, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Scarlet Dove (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Doctor Aitamaa is spending holiday with his family at their summer villa. He accidentally reads a letter that was meant to his wife. The letter is from another man. Aitamaa fallows his wife to the city and finds out that she has a lover. Later the ...
Plot: police interrogation, femme fatale, murder suspect, midlife crisis, lover, male female relationship, married couple, guilty conscience, runaway, doctor, murder investigation, police investigation ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: helsinki finland, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 4K
Dream Lover (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ray is young, charming, successful and the owner of a prosperous architect company. However, he has recently gone trough a very painful divorce. His friends try to cheer him up by showing him the positive sides of being single but for Ray marriage ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: adultery, femme fatale, mystery, betrayal, marriage, murder, infidelity, paranoia, architect, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.8
 2K
Impulse (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Acting on impulse, Claire Dennison (Willa Ford), enjoys a brief fling with a sexy stranger (a dead ringer for her husband), only to realize that the object of her desire is a crazed, manipulative, and tenacious psychopath.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: sexual fantasy, infidelity, psychopath, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, danger, love affair, stalking, obsession, woman in danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
 1K
Adulterers (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man who returns home to find his wife cheating on him on their anniversary. He holds her and her naked and humiliated lover captive at gunpoint while he decides whether or not he's going to kill them. The story, inspired by true events, takes ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: cheating on husband, cheating wife, adultery, revenge, hostage, infidelity, life turned upside down, uncover truth, righteous rage, cuckold, held at gunpoint, captive ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 1K
Storyville (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: While investigating his own blackmailing, a young politician uncovers his family's deep secrets.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, frame up, blackmail, family secret, politician, campaign, manipulations, false accusation, manipulation, intrigue, politics, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Prescription: Murder (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psychiatrist uses a patient he is having an affair with to help him kill his wife, but his perfect alibi may come apart at the hands of a seemingly befuddled LAPD lieutenant.
Style: serious, realistic, clever, suspenseful, talky ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, infidelity, swimming pool, alibi, psychiatrist, investigation, police detective, mistress, crimes, uncover truth, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 534
Retina (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman participates in a medical study. After a series of nightmares and unusual side effects, the line between dreams and reality is blurred. She finds herself on the run from those involved, desperate to uncover the truth.
Plot: infidelity, adultery, extramarital affair, terrorism, mind control, revenge, mistress, desperation, stalking, handcuffs, running, cheating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Woman of Desire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A yacht captain, Jack Lynch, is accused of murdering his boss and raping the victim's wife, Christina Ford. Nothing is how it first appears. Jack seeks the help of veteran attorney Walter J. Hill to help prove his innocence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, courtroom drama, twins, false accusation, dishonesty, legal investigation, frame up, investigation, who done it, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Autumn Lights (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Iceland, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American photographer adrift in a remote Icelandic community becomes entangled in the lives of a mysterious European couple.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, captivating, touching
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, photographer, clue, husband wife relationship, desire, love, sex scene, autumn, suicide, couples, fight ...
Place: iceland, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Another Man's Wife (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a traumatic car accident, a couple and their daughter decide to spend a short vacation in a cabin in the woods. While trying to rebuild their lives, the constant reminder of the woman who they overwhelmed remains indelible in the minds of the ...
Plot: forest, bed, campfire, boxer shorts, kissing, cabin, burning man, forest fire, cabin in the woods, psychopath, infidelity, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Magenta (1997)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Magenta, a precocious teenage girl, will stop at nothing to have her desires met in this thriller by Gregory C. Haynes. Michael seems to have it all, that is, until Magenta, his wife's sister, comes into the picture. When Magenta seduces ...
Plot: murder, erotica, sex scene, cheating wife, sexual tension, deep cleavage, nymph, older man teenage girl relationship, bare breasts, large breasts, infidelity, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 51K
The Loft (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: For five men, the opportunity to share a penthouse in the city -- in which to carry on extramarital affairs -- is a dream come true, until the dead body of an unknown woman turns up. Realizing that her killer must be one of their group, the men are ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, sex scene, infidelity, adultery, murder mystery, adulterous husband, uncover truth, sexual relations, betrayal, extramarital affair, friendship between men, male friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san diego california, new orleans, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dangerous Indiscretion (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A womanizing executive picks up a divoree and embarks in an affair, only to have his life destroyed by her jealous husband.
Plot: revenge, adultery, condom, cuckolded husband, womanizer, cheating wife, loveless marriage, cuckold
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Between Your Legs (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Miranda, a sex addict, works for a radio station and is married to a cop. She signs up for therapy in order to deal with her sex addiction. Also in the group is Javier, a sex-phone junkie. The two misfits hit it off and a torid affair ensues. But ...
Style: erotic, psychological, serious, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: sex addict, murder, police investigation, love affair, rough sex, sexual relations, mentally unstable, danger, frame up, strong sexual content, adultery, sexual obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
 475
Her Infidelity (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After a one-night stand with her son's attractive teacher, a troubled wife finds herself stalked by the dangerously obsessed man.
Style: suspense
Plot: cheating wife, female director, black panties, threat, scolding, adultery, gift, infidelity, male friendship, towel, undressing, panties ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Mujeres Infieles 4 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a hotel maid confronts her boss about secret cameras in the rooms, she insists on watching the videos, which reveal more than she imagined.
Plot: cheating wife, sex scene, blackmail, cheating fiancee, friendship, extramarital affair, infidelity, bare breasts, voyeur, murder, female full frontal nudity, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The President's Mistress (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When Ben investigates the mysterious death of his sister, he is unaware that he is opening up a web of political intrigue. Ed Murphy, the White House Chief of Staff, becomes embroiled in a struggle to save the President from a humiliating scandal.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: murder, mystery, adventure, crimes, heroes, state affairs, special agents, undercover, politics, infidelity, espionage, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 538
Escape Clause (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man finds out that his wife has paid $10,000 to have him killed. Then both the would-be killer and the wife turn up dead ...
Style: serious, mind bending, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: investigation, murder, insurance, police detective, danger, hitman, crimes, crime, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 5K
Lemming (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: After the death of his boss's wife, a young engineer faces the sudden psychological metamorphosis of his own wife, seemingly possessed by the soul of the deceased...
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: extramarital affair, suburbs, murder, infidelity, suicide, love affair, couples, dishonesty, couple relations, crimes, suburban life, housewife ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Consenting Adults (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Richard and Priscilla Parker are an ordinary suburban couple whose lives are invaded and rocked by their hedonistic, secretive new neighbors, Eddy and Kay Otis.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, psychological, tense, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: mate swapping, wife swapping, murder, betrayal, investigation, frame up, manipulation, crime, crimes, dishonesty, manipulations, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, body swapping, black pantyhose, brother, hospital, father, secret identity, female stockinged legs, pantyhose, secret
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.1
 828K
Gone Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: mystery, police investigation, missing person, twists & turns, investigation, murder mystery, femme fatale, disappearance, manipulation, missing wife, adultery, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, missouri, st. louis missouri, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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