Movies like Sin by Murder

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Sin by Murder (2004)
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Sin by Murder (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the night of their tenth anniversary, corporate lawyer Michael Barnes' wife is brutally murdered. Labelled the prime suspect by Detectives Jack Burns and Amy Cobb, Barnes must try to clear his name before it's too late... Along the way, Barnes' closest friends begin to show their true colors, and with no one left to trust, he finds himself with nothing to lose as he's faced with the toughest decision of his life.
Plot: lawyer, murder, necklace, telephone call, tattoo, bare breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief)

Most similar movies to Sin by Murder

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and clever films with plots about murder, lawyer, investigation, police, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity and crimes mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sin by Murder: Mister Dissolute (2009), The Whole Truth (2016), Scream of the Butterfly (1965), Death Benefit (1996), My Body Hungers (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mister Dissolute (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When a criminal imprisoned by detectives Ron Fugate and Morris Brinson is released and puts a hit out on them, both their partnership and their very existence quickly begins to decay... Who will survive, and at what cost?
Plot: corrupt cop, infidelity, exploitation, immorality, cocaine, abusive boyfriend, sex, erotica, deception, knife murder
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The Whole Truth (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A defense attorney works to get his teenage client acquitted of murdering his wealthy father.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense, rough ...
Plot: lawyer, murder, defense attorney, death of father, lie, teenager, widow, mother son relationship, family relations, legal action, patricide, female director ...
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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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76%
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Death Benefit (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis is the one suspected of pushing the women off the cliff to collect on a ...
Plot: murder, lawyer, investigation, justice
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My Body Hungers (1967)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Marcia, a sexy bucolic orphan, hitch-hikes to the city to meet up with her sister, who has promised her a job at the roadhouse where she works as a hostess. She has no qualms about sleeping with her driver in order to be safeguarded to her ...
Plot: murder, strangulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, bare breasts, female nudity, woman kills woman, assassin, death of sister, woman strangled to death
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62%
McBride: Tune in for Murder (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: McBride's case involves two larger than life radio stars who host the highly successful morning show "Ron and Bob." But when Ron is murdered and all the evidence points to Bob, McBride and Phil begin investigating and what they turn ...
Plot: frame up, sergeant, district attorney, lawyer, murder, radio station, defense attorney
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56%
The Staircase Murders (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After he calls 911 to report his wife's accident, successful novelist and aspiring politician Michael Peterson (Williams) becomes the prime suspect in her alleged murder.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: investigation, trial, police, murder, murder trial, husband wife relationship, secret past, jury, court, father daughter estrangement, loss of mother, lawyer ...
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Anatomy of a Psycho (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The crazed brother of a condemned killer sent to the gas chamber swears vengeance on those he holds responsible for his brother's execution.
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, vigilantism, lawyer, arson, killer, psychopath, deadly, crimes, crime, violence spree, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
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Mord in Eberswalde (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Heinz Gödicke (Ronals Zehrfeld) is the chief commissioner of the People's Police in the small town of Eberswalde in Brandenburg. Gödicke is called when two bestial murdered children are found in the forest. The investigator tries to get ...
Plot: murder, child murderess, police, investigation, female nudity, cheating wife, sex game, unfaithful husband, ripping clothes, beating, knife, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: year 1969
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45%
The Judge and Jake Wyler (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A retired lady judge runs a private detective agency, helped by an ex-con and various parolees.
Plot: detective agency, murder, probation, ex convict, private detective
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Wetlands (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man attempts to make a new start in Atlantic City with the help of his daughter and a new business partner.
Plot: lesbian couple, man hits a woman, drug dealing, strip club, telephone call, dead girl, lesbian sex, neo noir, lesbian kiss, murder, father daughter relationship, moaning woman ...
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41%
Back to the Streets of San Francisco (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mike Stone's back and his old partner, Steve Keller, is missing. So Mike heads up an investigation. At the same time, he is investigating another brutal murder. And he is trying to decide which of two inspectors shall he recommend for the ...
Plot: murder, mystery, disappearance, revolver, evidence, gunfight, priest, sergeant, parole officer, docks, warden, judge ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: san francisco
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40%
Murder on the Border (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after he's assigned to defend an officer who shot a young Hispanic boy crossing the U.S.-Mexican border, attorney Eduardo Martinez learns that his own family is planning to enter the country illegally. But when his client offers to help ...
Plot: arizona desert, racism, illegal immigration, courtroom, legal, lawyer, corruption, murder, motel
Place: phoenix arizona, usa, mexico, arizona
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40%
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Forbidden Sins (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shannon Tweed stars as the divorced defense attorney who gets caught in a passionate love affair with an accused murderer.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: sexual murder, lawyer client relationship, sex game, having sex with skirt hiked up, caress, naked dead woman, telephone call, black bra and panties, woman in underwear, defense attorney, rough sex, strip club ...
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Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Hard-nosed liberal lawyer Roman J. Israel has been fighting the good fight forever while others take the credit. When his partner – the firm’s frontman – has a heart attack, Israel suddenly takes on that role. He soon discovers some unsettling ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: lawyer, civil rights, courtroom, murder, lawyer client relationship, idealist, moral dilemma, court, execution, african american, money, briefcase ...
Place: los angeles
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39%
Murder Unresolved (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is the prime suspect in the mysterious drowning death of her anchorwoman sister.
Plot: murder, mystery, newscaster, sister, brother in law, therapist, father, mother, garden, drugged, homicide detective, aunt ...
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The Salzburg Connection (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An American lawyer on vacation in Europe is asked by a book publisher to stop by the Austrian town of Salzburg to see a photographer who's taking pictures for a book on picturesque Austrian lakes. Upon his arrival he senses that something is ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: reporter, war crime, conspiracy, murder of husband, publisher, secret agent, neo nazi, secret agents, brother brother relationship, murder, lawyer, photographer ...
Time: year 1945
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Michael Clayton (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A law firm brings in its 'fixer' to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, disturbing, twists and turns ...
Plot: lawyer, lawsuit, law firm, legal, murder, divorce, guilt, cover up, scandal, crimes, corruption, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, milwaukee wisconsin, california
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38%
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, enigmatic, intense ...
Plot: voodoo, murder, investigation, journalism, crimes, crime, small town, unlikely criminals, police investigation, culture clash, lawyer, courtroom ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa, new orleans
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Sweet Savior (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sandra Barlow is a 70's girl looking for kicks in the form of sex and drugs. One day, she decides to have an orgy drug party and invite some "freaks" led by Moon to entertain her and her rich friends. Moon has other things in mind as ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: murder, gore, nudity (full frontal - brief), marijuana, psycho, pantyhose, rape, female stockinged legs, sex, cult, cult leader, lesbian ...
⇓ 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
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37%
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
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The Insomniac (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: John Figg has a great career and a gorgeous fiancée. When he inherits a nice house in a quiet neighborhood, he finally starts to feel like his life is coming together. Trouble arises, however, when John's house is burglarized, and the thieves ...
Style: dark
Plot: whodunit, self destruction, insomnia, paranoia, betrayal, obsession, murder, self destructing
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The Rockford Files: I Still Love L.A. (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Detective Jim Rockford works to uncover facts of the death of a wealthy socialite whose two grown children are accused of murdering her. Complicating matters are Rockford's omnipresent "friend" Angel, and Rockford's ex-wife Kit, ...
Plot: convertible, private investigator, baseball player, attorney, estate, beach, bandit, private detective, athlete, ex wife, fake suicide, rolls royce ...
Place: malibu california, los angeles
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Victim of Desire (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An SEC agent investigating $70M in missing funds and a murdered businessman gets involved with the man's wife.
Style: erotic, twists and turns
Plot: murder, desire, prime suspect, car accident, sex in bed, breasts, surveillance, nipples, sex scene, sexuality, female nudity, plot twist ...
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Legal Deceit (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sydney Banks learns the hard way that being driven and educated is not the path to success. With the help of Todd Hunter her career takes off. Sydney gets pulled into corporate blackmail and murder. With the help of boyfriend Derek, she begins her ...
Plot: murder, legal, hostage, law firm, lawyer, african american
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Deception (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As a corporate auditor who works in a number of different offices, Jonathan McQuarry wanders without an anchor among New York's power brokers. A chance meeting with charismatic lawyer Wyatt Bose leads to Jonathan's introduction to The ...
Style: sexy, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: twists & turns, deception, betrayal, frame up, hotel, heist, lawyer, crimes, intrigue, danger, life turned upside down, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, europe, usa, spain, london ...
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33%
The Night Stalker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, rape, murder, death, police, female director, serial murder, murderer, rapist
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
My Blood Runs Cold (1965)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Wealthy, reckless Californian Julie Merriday, accompanied by her boyfriend Harry Lindsay, an attorney, narrowly avoids crashing into a motorcycle driven by young Ben Gunther. Ben temporarily abandons his damaged cycle and accepts a ride from Julie ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: heiress, ancestor, diary, murder, deception, lawyer, accident, sailboat, reincarnation, underwater photography, chase, marina ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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High Crimes (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A female attorney learns that her husband is really a marine officer awol for fifteen years and accused of murdering fifteen civilians in El Salvador. Believing her husband when he tells her that he's being framed as part of a U.S. Military ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, tense, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: army investigation, murder, justice, lawyer, life turned upside down, crimes, crime, dedicated lawyer, supportive spouse, arrested, hidden identity, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, mexico, los angeles, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%