Movies like Going Home

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Going Home (1971)
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Going Home (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After doing 13 years in prison for the murder of his wife, mechanic Harry Graham is out on parole and looking to rebuild his life in a small seaside community. He settles into a trailer park and finds both a job and a girlfriend. But things get difficult for Harry when his estranged son, Jimmy, shows up. He witnessed his mother's murder as a child and, after years spent in foster homes, has come looking for revenge.
Plot: girlfriend, murder, revenge, trailer park, mechanic, wife, witness, son, father son relationship, confrontation, uxoricide, parole

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Most similar movies to Going Home

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, suspenseful, psychotronic and realistic films with plots about murder, revenge, death, rape, female nudity, violence and execution mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Going Home: The Letter (1982), Flag in the Mist (1965), 37 (2016), The Ladies Club (1986), The Weirdo (1989). 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: murder, blackmail, infidelity, deception, marriage, trial
Place: malaysia
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Flag in the Mist (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When her only relative, her elder brother is accused of robbing and murdering an old woman loan-shark, pretty, young Kiriko (Chieko Baisho) travels from her home in Kyushu to Tokyo to get Japan's top lawyer to defend her brother. Unfortunately ...
Plot: trial, murder, revenge, baseball player, lawyer, retribution, evidence, cigarette lighter, french restaurant, flashback, class differences, witness
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73%
Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sequel to "A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story" in which Betty Broderick is on trial for the murder of her ex-husband and his new wife.
Plot: true crime, revenge, lawyer, courtroom, murder, divorce
Place: san diego california
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69%
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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: murder, rape, loss of innocence, racism, indifference, apathy, female director, witness
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Ladies Club (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A raped policewoman forms a vigilante group of various rape victims. They abduct and castrate men whom have committed repeated violations of women, and got away with it through legal technicalities.
Style: rough, suspense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: castration, revenge, rape, vigilante, misandry, female doctor, surgery, courtroom, female protagonist, murder, rape revenge, exploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.3
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The Weirdo (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After years of torment and torture, a disturbed young man snaps and takes out his frustration in particularly violent ways.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: mental retardation, revenge, murder, impalement, decapitation, electrocution, humiliation, church, female nudity, park, gore, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
End of the Line (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Andrew has been in hiding ever since his mob boss father, killed his mother. Once his father gains word of his whereabouts he must make a decision to run, or finally confront his father.
Plot: mob, flashback, mafia, hiding, girlfriend, chase, henchman, murder, hitman, gun
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63%
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Fathers (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The film takes place in the first half of the 1960s. The protagonist of the picture is a young worker of the apparatus, Vladimir Novikov, a charming, educated, energetic person - a thriving functionary. Novikov has a young sweetheart - student ...
Plot: revenge, death, murder, taxi driver, father, construction site, student, worker, leadership
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: siberia, soviet union
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59%
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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
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57%
Scent of Gardenias (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Driver who was left by his wife, who wanted to try a career in the movies, has to deal with their son's revolt when the latter finds his mother, whom he thought dead, singing in a nightclub.
Plot: actress, tv star, filmmaking, death, fame, taxi driver, husband wife relationship, marital separation, taxi, revenge, father son relationship, murder ...
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57%
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 112
White Lie (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A black New York man returns to his southern hometown to investigate his father's lynching at the hands of a white mob.
Style: suspense, reflective
Plot: doctor, racial issues, injustice, african american, interracial romance, racial prejudice, father, execution, social injustice, racism, love, lynching ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, male nudity, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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55%
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Sweet Revenge (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While a major in the U.S. Army, Joe Cheever has a fling with his commanding officer's daughter that results in a pregnancy. Cheever convinces the girl to have an illegal abortion. The abortion goes wrong and the girl dies. To protect his ...
Plot: abortion, revenge, army, pregnancy, false accusation, u.s. army, fashion designer
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54%
Butterfly in Grey (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dao returns home and finds her fiance in bed with another woman. She shoots them dead on the spot. She is sentenced to 10 years in prison. She gets out eventually and stays with a friend who runs an escort service and learns that women are even ...
Plot: death, son, prison, violence, prison guard, funeral, murder, women's prison, flashback, female nudity, blood, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Laws of Deception (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A law student is seduced by a beautiful woman he doesn't know, and after a one night stand with her, his roommate warns him to be careful because he suspects she may have other motives. Years later, she returns and hires him as her lawyer to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: murder, lawyer, investigation, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, crime, femme fatale, obsessive quest, hotshot lawyer, witnessing a crime, deadly, legal ...
Time: 90s
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51%
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Callie & Son (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Callie was a teenage mother in trouble. Fresh out of the delivery room, her son was taken from her and sold on the black-market. Vowing to find him some day, this is her story.
Plot: revenge, prison, husband wife relationship, death row, murder for hire, wrongful conviction, telephone conversation, contract killing, adoption, jealousy, hospital, execution ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 112
The Farmer (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kyle Martin returns as a silver star hero, but realizes running a one man farm is not profitable, and the bank wants to foreclose, despite returning as a hero. Then a gambler Johnny has a car accident near his farm, in which Kyle saves his life, in ...
Plot: farmer, exploitation, cult, murder, revenge, money, death, veteran, hitman, acid burning, farm, gangsters ...
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49%
American Born (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who is obsessed with gangster movies believes himself to be a real gangster after his father is murdered.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, tommy gun, teenager, mafia, teenage life, tough heroes, vengeance, obsession, unlikely criminals, rivalry, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
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47%
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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: con artists, murder, insurance fraud, true crime, male homosexuality, scam, bisexual, insurance, homosexual, homosexuality
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46%
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The Execution (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The members of a San Diego Wednesday night womens' mah jongg club are five survivors of a Nazi concentration camp. They recognize the owner of a local restaurant, Walter Grossman, as a doctor from the camp who performed experiments on them as ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: lawyer, terror, concentration camp, rape, survivor, revenge, murder, secret, torture, doctor, holocaust, execution ...
Time: 1940s
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46%
 6.0
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Mondo Keyhole (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Howard Thorne is a rapist in Los Angeles: he meets women at work and at parties or he sees them walking down the street, and he follows them, terrifies them, and assaults them. He also dreams about these assaults, and he's unclear how much of ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: serial rapist, revenge, rape, rapist, lesbian, husband wife relationship, castration, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Ten Black Women (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Kaze is a philandering TV producer. His wife and nine of his mistresses conspire to kill him. However each woman would rather keep him alive, as long as she was the only woman in his life.
Plot: polygamy, revenge, murder, bare breasts, adultery, ghost, sex scene, cat fight, neglected wife, trapped, deception, television studio
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 ⇓
42%
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And Then I Go (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two teenage outsiders are demoralized daily at school, until an idea for vengeance offers them a terrifying release.
Plot: revenge, bullying, school, boat, tragedy, sadness, friendship between boys, teenage boy, friendship, best friend, school shooting, best friends ...
Place: kentucky
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41%
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End Game (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Vicious criminal Brad Mayfield takes pleasure in kidnapping, assault and murder. It is up to Officer Dan Burk to stop his lust for blood. The stakes of the game quickly rise when Burk becomes romantically involved with a beautiful woman who happens ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, kidnapping, confined, crime, law enforcement, crimes, mentally unstable, danger, rivalry, deadly, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, strip club, stripper, domestic violence, psychotic, abusive boyfriend, loss of daughter, pimp, emotional abuse, insubordination, physical abuse ...
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40%
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Electra (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Born with the beauty of the gods, Electra's lust for sexual gratification is exceeded only by her lust for vengeance. Enter a world of forbidden family love, betrayal and murder.
Plot: greek mythology, electrocution, flashback, destiny, pimp, brother sister relationship, chess, pantyhose, female nudity, prostitute, dagger, black pantyhose ...
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39%
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Kill Squad (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wealthy business man is a victim of an assault and is shot and wheelchair bound while his wife is gang raped and murdered. He then assembles his motley squad of Vietnam buddies to kung fu their way to revenge and get those muthas back.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: violence, murder, vietnam veteran, martial arts, revenge, fight, gun, accident, vietnam war veteran, car, karate, kung fu ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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One Man's War (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anthony Hopkins plays an English medical doctor living with his family in Paraguay and treating the poor people from the surroundings, who has his life turned upside down when his son was mysteriously murdered in what could have been an attack to ...
Style: political drama
Plot: politics, oppression, revenge, murder, corruption, justice, obsession, politician, political unrest, confrontation, political activist, operation condor ...
Place: paraguay
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Female Slaves Revenge (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After a slave uprising, 10 black mistresses of a white landowner decide to capture their master after he refuses to turn over his ill-gained wealth.
Style: cult film
Plot: high heels, torture, revenge, exploitation, bondage, execution, slave
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