Movies like A Married Woman 1982

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A Married Woman (1982)
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A Married Woman (1982)
Original name: Retrato de una mujer casada
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Irene is a young housewife and mother who tries to raise her young family, love her husband and keep her home all the while studying her masters' degree. Mario, her husband, is a good man, but he's tied by convention. When she has a strange mishap one day, her domestic life is catapulted in a whirl of horror and violence that will tear the fabric of her very existence apart.
Plot: violent husband, jealousy, university, murder, suspicion, marital abuse, revenge, repression, starting over, library, battered wife

Most similar movies to A Married Woman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, realistic, serious and suspenseful films with plots about murder, revenge, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), jealousy, crimes and crime mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like A Married Woman: Canoa: A Shameful Memory (1976), The 'Human' Factor (1975), Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), Stranded (2014), What We Did That Night (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Canoa: A Shameful Memory (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of students take a bus to go to a small town, in order to finish a professional practice. All of them are friends, and they decide to sing some modern songs, while the other passengers are trying to sleep. One of the passengers gets angry ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: small town, murder, suspicion, violence, student, mountain climbing, priest, lynching, college student, village, adventure, university ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
94%
Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: stalking, domestic violence, obsession, woman in danger, violent husband, starting over, haunted by the past, psychopath, on the run, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, faked death ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1990, 20th century
Place: usa, iowa, boston, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.7
 652
Stranded (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the brutal murder of his beloved brother, a small-town surfer seeks revenge against the gang of merciless thugs he holds responsible. However, when another tragedy brings him face to face with the consequences of his actions, he must seek ...
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: revenge, murder, held at gunpoint, marine, desert, haunted by the past, danger, soldier, crimes, storytelling, sex on table, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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, friendship, revenge, grave digging, corpse, dark secret, ex convict, secret, prank, mockery, digging a grave
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.4
 262
Laguna (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Canada, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Raised by an uncle in New York after his parents died in an attack orchestrated by the mafia, Thomas, now an adult, is sent to live in Italy. There, while his tortured past and the death of his parents come back to haunt him, he feels increasingly ...
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: older woman younger man sex, revenge, aunt nephew relationship, secret, murder, loss of parents, dead parents, loss of parent, death of parent, female nudity, older woman teenage boy sex, porter ...
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.8
 30
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: murder, revenge, violence, brother brother relationship, gay, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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: deserter, murder, lake, war veteran, rape, revenge plot, revenge, hunting, nudity (full frontal - brief), scotch whiskey, hit over the head with a bottle, breaking a bottle over someone's head ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, sister, sociopath, female killer, husband wife relationship, female psychopath, expectant father, pregnant wife, sister sister relationship, pregnant woman, female sociopath, pregnant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Terror and Black Lace (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psycho with a hair fetish is caught in the act of disposing of a body and the lonely housewife that witnesses it must fight for her life.
Plot: murder, psycho, bare breasts, breasts, lingerie, no panties, voyeurism, meeting, black panties, scantily clad female, apartment, jealous husband ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
53%
Psychout for Murder (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mario consigns his girlfriend Licia to a whorehouse for an evening in order to get the photographic goods to blackmail her father with. To get her out of the way, Licia is then consigned to a mental hospital by her father.
Plot: mental institution, murder, whodunit, mental breakdown, sister sister relationship, factory owner, injustice, suicide, gun, seduction, wealth, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Deadly Daphne's Revenge (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young hitchhiker is picked up by four drunken hunters, one of whom rapes her. A tough prosecutor has all four of the men indicted for the crime, which results in a suicide and a murder-for-hire plot.
Plot: female nudity, rape, rape victim, revenge, murder, beating, rape and revenge, hiding place
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.0
 956
Sugar Daddies (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a girl with a promising future finds herself in financial straits, she makes an agreement with an older man and struggles to keep it secret.
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, sugar daddy, jealousy, college, money, debt, parent child relationship, waitress, strangulation, father daughter relationship, car, earring ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 158
In Dark Places (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A vengeful woman lures her half brother into a game that may leave her the sole heir to their abusive father's fortune.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, tense, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: love triangle, voyeurism, jealousy, inheritance, femme fatale, dishonesty, rivalry, best friends, crime, manipulations, manipulation, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Truth Beneath (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After an extremely close national assembly race, Jong-chan wins the nomination of his party. He and his wife Yeon-hong are fully committed to the campaign and when their teenager daughter Min-jin goes missing, Jong-chan convinces Yeon-hong not to ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: disappearance, revenge, election campaign, female director, infidelity, teen angst, politician, murder, husband wife relationship, blackmail, teenage daughter, wiretap ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 302
Green (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A New Yorker moves to the country with her boyfriend, where her new friendship causes a problem as her partner also takes an interest in the woman.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: jealousy, love triangle, couples, couple relations, infidelity, suspicion, danger, rivalry, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, uninvited guest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 783
Glass Chin (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After going down in the fifth round, boxer Bud Gordon bowed out of the limelight. Now residing in a fixer-upper apartment in New Jersey with his girlfriend, Bud longs for his former Manhattan glory. In an effort to get back in the game, he makes a ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: boxer, neo noir, neo-noir, murder, restaurant, christmas, revenge, danger, rivalry, crimes, boxing, buddhism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.4
 431
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: sexual, suspenseful, mind bending, sexy, tense ...
Plot: murder, revenge, filmmaking, couples, crime, crimes, love and romance, deadly, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, mind game ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 4K
Homecoming (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A jealous woman (Mischa Barton) plots revenge after her former beau (Matt Long) returns to their hometown with a pretty new girlfriend (Jessica Stroup).
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, love, small town, female psychopath, secret, jealousy, murder, torture, suspicion, desire, college, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Domingo Salvaje (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Repressed middle-aged Catholic gets into a troublesome relationship with the prostitute next door and her little boy.
Plot: old man, strangulation, repression, guilt, death, prostitute, murder, police, balcony, accident, male bare butt
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Perfect Wife (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Leah's brother dies in a car accident, she vows revenge on the doc who failed to save him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, revenge, psychopath, femme fatale, serial killer, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, crime, infidelity, couple relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Fight with the Panther (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three nymphets struggle to have a beneficial youth: Ana is suicidal, Mercedes is attracted to her brother William, and Patricia desires to be sexually abused.
Plot: school, loss of virginity, coming of age, murderer, incestuous relationship, girl man relationship, shoes, murder, money, girl, fear, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 405
Waves of Lust (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young couple become embroiled with the personal problems of another couple on a yacht moored off Sicily during a turbulent weekend of fun, games, sex games, betrayal, spouse abuse, and murder.
Plot: wife swapping, swinger, yacht, sadism, murder, eroticism, lesbian, art, erotica, blonde, weekend, boat ...
Place: sicily, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
2 Masks for Alexa (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Curd Jurgens as the betrayed husband is incredibly expressive and believable; Rosabla Neri, as the philandering Alexa, delivers her usual thoughtful performance and, in doing so, makes her potentially cardboard cut-out character multi-dimensional, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: adultery, revenge, female nudity, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Madonna: A Case of Blood Ambition (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is convicted of raping and murdering a child and sent to prison. He is shortly afterwards beaten to death by other inmates. His daughter blames the jurors who convicted him for his death, and she hatches a scheme to murder each of the jury ...
Plot: female nudity, juror, murder, father daughter relationship, jury, rape, strip club, stripper, revenge, femme fatale, seduction, prison
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
1313: Wicked Stepbrother (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Jarrod is horrified to learn that a faceless killer is celebrating his birthday by filling his mansion with the corpses of his closest friends.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, homoerotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, serial killer, incestuous relationship, teenage life, danger, youth, deadly, homosexual, slasher, supernatural power, conspiracy, serial murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 305
Praying Mantis (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A single man thinks he has finally found a woman who loves him. The woman is charming and intelligent but holds a very dark secret which will truly test how strong their relationship can be.
Style: suspense
Plot: suspicion, murder, black widow, jealousy, ring, fbi agent, bicycle, ends with death, teenage boy, poison, newlywed, father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 113
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.
Plot: guilt, mistress, marital strife, lie, movie theatre, jealousy, insanity, interrogation, bookstore, suicide, psychopath, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.0
 189
Fatal Bond (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman takes off with a charming stranger in Australia, then begins to think he's a killer.
Plot: murder, hairdresser, drifter, serial killer, loner, stranger, police, violence, car chase, woman, shot in the shoulder, bad temper ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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