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Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods (1972)
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Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods (1972)
Original name: Amore e morte nel giardino degli dei
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A German ornithologist casually discovers some old tapes on which a psychologist has recorded the mysterious doings happened into those isolated walls. So he learns about a gloomy story of incestuous loves and trivial betrayals that will lead to a bloodbath orchestrated by an unexpected crazy character.
Style: gothic, psychological, twists and turns, art house
Plot: incest, tragedy, incestuous desire, lgbt, psychologist, murder, brother and sister, ornithologist, love, whodunit, betrayal, brother sister incest, obsession, female nudity, sex scene, photographer, sword, jealousy, suicide, brother sister sex, voyeur, insanity, brother sister relationship, male full rear nudity, professor ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, psychological, serious and realistic films with plots about murder, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene, bare breasts, male nudity and obsession mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods: Innocent Lies (1995), Naples in Veils (2017), Arabella: Black Angel (1989), The Hyena (1997), The Loft (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Innocent Lies (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In September 1938 a British detective comes to a small French coastal town in order to investigate the death of a colleague. Prime suspects are the members of English aristocratic family with plenty of skeletons in the closet. This is a loose ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: incestuous desire, brother sister incest, brother sister sex, incest, investigation, murder, deception, mother daughter relationship, seduction, betrayal, jealousy, wealth ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: france
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95%
Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Oliviero is a burned-out writer, living at his estate near Venice, his dead mother dominating his imagination. He is also a degenerate: sleeps with his maid and his ex-student, hosts Bacchanalia for local hippies, and humiliates his wife Irina in ...
Style: slasher, sexy, scary, macabre, erotic ...
Plot: voyeurism, serial killer, adultery, lesbianism, extramarital affair, psychopath, writers, whodunit, murder, incest, animal abuse, lesbian sex ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, venice, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Naples in Veils (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a Naples suspended between magic and superstition, madness and rationality, a mystery envelops the existence of Adriana (Giovanna Mezzogiorno), overwhelmed by a sudden love and a violent crime.
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: passionate sex, sexually frustrated woman, murder, female nudity, sex scene, love and romance, adaptation, police investigation, disorder, death, obsession, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, year 2017
Place: italy, naples italy, napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Arabella: Black Angel (1989)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Arabella is a nymphomaniac who has sex with any man. One day, her husband, a writer, meets her and another man. She has a strange reaction: kills the lover. Her husband hides the corpse. From that moment on, he encourages her meetings with other ...
Style: erotic, twists and turns
Plot: nymphomaniac, girl fight, graphic violence, penetration, rape, car accident, voyeur, stabbed in the back, murder mystery, sexual fantasy, murder, whodunit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Hyena (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ex-model gets caught up in lust, murder and betrayal when a gun-wielding man pays her a visit.
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: murder, sex scene, rape, betrayal, woman with a gun, making love, model, con artists, nudity (full frontal - brief), femme fatale, sexploitation, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.3
 56K
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: twists and turns, twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adultery, murder, infidelity, murder mystery, adulterous husband, betrayal, sex scene, uncover truth, guilty pleasure, cheating wife, friendship, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new orleans, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.8
 398
Byleth (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man becomes obsessed with Byleth, the demon of incest, and it leads to an unhealthy infatuation with his sister.
Plot: incest, voyeurism, brother sister sex, murder, erotica, brother and sister, brother sister incest, possession, corpse, obsession, horse, flashback ...
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66%
 5.2
 24K
Color of Night (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When New York psychiatrist Bill Capa visits Los Angeles to take over his murdered colleague's therapy group, he finds himself embroiled in the thick of a mystery when he bumps into Rose and begins a torrid affair.
Style: sexy, twists and turns, erotic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mental illness, psychiatrist, erotica, murder, mystery, femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), voyeurism, investigation, mysterious character, secret identity, group therapy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Between the Lies (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A private detective has an affair with an obsessed client. She then starts putting ideas into his head that his wife is cheating on him with her dance partner hoping he will leave his wife for her. The private detective then thinks that his wife is ...
Style: sexy, romantic, hot
Plot: voyeur, female masturbation, lesbian sex, private detective, infidelity, seduction, nudity (full frontal - brief), drunken woman, hidden camera, unfaithful husband, seductive, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Kill the Fatted Calf and Roast It (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After many years of living abroad, a troubled young man returns home due to the death of his father (who he suspects was actually murdered). He attempts to untangle that mystery while still carrying an unhealthy obsession toward his mother, who ...
Plot: incest, sex scene, female nudity, death, obsession, sibling relationship, cousin cousin relationship, funeral, slaughterhouse, fetish, dead animal, motorcycle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Violence in the Sun (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A quirky, but happily in love young Italian couple fall in with an older, but distinctly reserved Swedish couple whilst on vacation on islands off the coast of Southern Italy. Eventually the couples seem to warm to each other as the infectious ...
Plot: vacation, murder, voyeur, sex scene, swimming, island, beach, love affair, jealousy, betrayal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marital infidelity ...
Place: italy, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Tis Pity She's a Whore (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Annabella (Charlotte Rampling) marries Soranzo (Fabio Testi). She happens to also be pregnant by Giovanni (Oliver Tobias) - who also happens to be her brother. Destiny, and jealousies threaten to expose her past, and Soranzo plots revenge. Based ...
Style: disturbing, controversial
Plot: brother sister incest, jealousy, incestuous desire, tragic event, love, female nudity, arranged marriage, brother sister relationship, religion, massacre, suitor, brother and sister ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Desire and Deception (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After succumbing to a night of passion with gorgeous Kate Collins, married Eric Roarke discovers the mysterious temptress won't give him up easily. Eric's life spirals out of control as Kate's increasingly possessive behavior ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, psycho sexual, sexploitation film
Plot: stalking, femme fatale, sexploitation, murder, life turned upside down, obsession, adultery, husband wife relationship, woman seduces a man, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.3
 4K
Two (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two people, a man and a woman, wake up naked and with their abdomens attached to each other.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: incest, male nudity, stranger, relationships, problem, male female relationship, mystery, male full rear nudity, female nudity, snow, forbidden sex, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 147K
Crimson Peak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, atmospheric, gothic horror, macabre ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, incest, supernatural, murder, brother sister incest, psychopath, old mansion, betrayal, estate, ghost story, supernatural romance ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, usa
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54%
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Sinful (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An unhappily married young woman plots to steal the unborn baby of her single and pregnant next door neighbor by befriending her and waiting for the right time to act. Lilith is a young woman who longs for having a family and the perfect child. But ...
Style: macabre, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, psychological thriller
Plot: female psychopath, pregnant wife, murder, insanity, husband wife relationship, jealousy, bisexual girl, obsession, wanting a baby, motherhood, dangerous attraction, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Separate Lives (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The e-cop Tom Beckwith has just quit his police job in order to study psychology. But his professor, Lauren Porter, is more interested in his criminology abilities than in his progress in psychology. Because of traumatic circumstances during her ...
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: schizophrenia, erotica, psychology, professor, police, woman seduces a man, ex-cop, repression, split personality, obsession, mental illness, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 180
The Adored (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Photographer Francesca builds Maia's confidence while having to control her own obsessive and sexual desires towards Maia. As they spend more time together, Maia becomes the object of her obsession and things slowly spiral out of control.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, couples, love and romance, lgbt, love, stalking, jealousy, lesbian, psychiatrist, tragedy, manslaughter, mental disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Black Panther: The Story of Emilie and Jacob (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After many years apart, Emilie (26) meets her brother Jakob (22) again. She not only shares her sadness about the loss of their parents with him, but also a secret... It is Emilie's wish to arrange the sale of their jointly inherited holiday ...
Style: captivating, melancholic, psychological, erotic, sentimental ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incestuous desire, incest, sex with sister, brother sister sex, brother sister relationship, infidelity, moral dilemma, sex scene, female nudity, cheating girlfriend, sex with brother ...
Place: alps
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47%
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Loft (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Five close friends, all of them married, share a loft to meet their mistresses. One day they find the body of a young woman in the loft. Since there are only five keys to the loft, the five men begin to suspect each other of murder.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, cynical, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mistress, betrayal, uncover truth, infidelity, investigation, adultery, surveillance, blackmail, architect, friendship, multiple suspects, secret place ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Killing Me Softly (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman grows suspicious of her controlling husband after she discovers secrets about the women in his past.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: sex, obsession, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, love affair, fatal attraction, bdsm, sex scene, fall in love, sex game, lust ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, san francisco, england
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The Hole (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four teenagers at a British private school secretly uncover and explore the depths of a sealed underground hole created decades ago as a possible bomb shelter.
Style: psychological, scary, twist ending, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, claustrophobia, survival, mystery, bunker, underground bunker, psychology, youth, school, male nudity, trapped, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales, england
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43%
 7.4
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The Apartment (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A stylish suspense thriller that confounds the audience while presenting them with an extraordinary and elusive mystery. Max is a former playboy who has decided to settle down by marrying his current love, Muriel. However, during a business trip, ...
Style: psychological, sexy, tense, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, voyeur, love, manipulation, mistaken identity, romance, cafe, fall in love, infidelity, mystery, intrigue, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, paris france, france, new york, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Dead Man's Curve (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two roommates plan to kill a third to take advantage of college policy giving a 4.0 grade to a suicide's roommates.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, college, psychopath, suicide, killer, serial killer, urban legend, pregnancy, roommate, campus, youth, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
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40%
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Rebecca (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: After a whirlwind romance with a wealthy widower, a naïve bride moves to his family estate but can't escape the haunting shadow of his late wife.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, psychological, lgbt cinema, suspenseful ...
Plot: estate, incestuous relationship, incest, widower, mystery, aristocrat, husband wife relationship, investigation, love and romance, manipulation, outdoor sex, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, victorian era, 1930s
Place: cornwall, monte carlo, england, french riviera
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40%
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China Moon (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Detective Kyle Bodine falls for Rachel Munro who is trapped in a violent marriage. After shooting her husband, Kyle relucantly agrees to help hide the body, but Kyle's partner is showing an unusual flair for finding clues.
Style: neo noir, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, crimes, investigation, sex scene, dishonesty, interrogation, fall in love, romance, small town, police corruption, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida
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40%
Treacherous Beauties (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A female photographer hears that her brother has been shot dead at a horse rearing farm. She decides to go there herself and uncovers a murky conspiracy.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: murder, conspiracy, manipulation, mind game, law enforcement, love and romance, police investigation, dishonesty, journalism, crimes, mystery, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Longest Night (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Ecuador, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful woman turns to prostitution. She must surrender her income to the leader of a human trafficking ring, but her daughter’s illness and a drug addiction prevent her from delivering her usual share. An unexpected event will give her the ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, disturbing, bleak
Plot: prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, massage, female nudity, sex scene, love, love and romance, husband wife relationship, couples, romance, woman ...
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38%
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Fascination (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Scott Doherty (Adam Garcia) gets suspicious when his mother (Jacqueline Bisset) plans to wed Oliver Vance (Stuart Wilson) soon after her husband's untimely death. Scott investigates with Oliver's pretty daughter, Kelly (Alice Evans), ...
Style: erotic, sexy, neo noir, serious, suspense ...
Plot: murder, conspiracy, mystery, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, fall in love, uncover truth, family problems, romance, dishonesty, love affair, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Erika's Hot Summer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Sleazeball photographer Steve is busy taking pictures of beautiful young women, bedding them, and then dumping them. One day he meets the woman of his dreams on the beach: Erika. Once he's frolicked on the beach and taken her to bed, the other ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: photographer, nightclub, sexploitation, beach, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), hippie, sex scene, male nudity, erotica, female nudity, spurned woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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