Movies and TV shows like Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder

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Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (1987)
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Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: A sociopathic socialite plots her father's murder.
Plot: socialite, true crime, sociopath, bad mother
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, tense and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about murder, true crime, crimes, trial, lawyer, dishonesty and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder: A Death in California (1985), Blind Faith (1990), Joe Cinque's Consolation (2016), POSE (2018), Echoes in the Darkness (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Death in California (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A Beverly Hills socialite embarks on a love/hate relationship with a psychotic businessman who murdered her fiance and then raped and terrorized her which leads to a bizarre trial.
Plot: trial, murder, rape, sociopath, socialite
Place: beverly hills
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Blind Faith (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
TV show
Story: Blind Faith is a 1990 television film directed by Paul Wendkos, based on the 1989 true crime book of the same name by Joe McGinniss. Originally broadcast in two parts with a total runtime of 190 minutes, the film is sometimes classified as a TV ...
Plot: true crime, murder, insurance, murder of wife, death of mother, life insurance, crying woman, criminal, father son relationship, insurance policy, lawyer, speedo ...
Place: louisiana, new jersey
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Joe Cinque's Consolation (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In late 1997, Anu Singh, an attractive law student in Canberra, made plans to kill her boyfriend Joe Cinque after throwing a series of macabre farewell dinner parties. The dinner guests, most of them university students, had heard various rumours ...
Plot: true crime, murder, delusion, mental illness, heroin
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POSE (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dance musical that explores the juxtaposition of several segments of 1980s life and society in New York: the ball culture world, the rise of the luxury Trump-era universe and the downtown social and literary scene.
Style: light, atmospheric, inspirational, sexy, cynical
Plot: lgbt, desire for fame, show, success, socialite, showgirl, culture, female impersonator, ambitious, costume ball, transsexual, lgbtq ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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Echoes in the Darkness (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 250 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the true life story that took place in the 1970s, this movie follows the murder of Susan Reinert and her two children in Upper Merion Township in Pennsylvania, a case that lasted seven years
Plot: storm, dead body in car trunk, naked dead woman, murder, off screen murder, murder of family, child murder, true crime, heart attack, dead woman, body in a trunk
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Hostages (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Hostages is an American drama television series that airs on CBS as part of the 2013–14 American television season. The series is based on a similar Israeli series created by Alon Aranya, Omri Givon, and Rotem Shamir which will premiere on October ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: hostage, surgery, political conspiracy, family in danger, moral dilemma, hostages, confined, danger, family relations, treason, doctors and patients, surgeon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Before He Wakes (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Initially cleared of "accidentally" killing her husband, an idyllic wife and mother comes under suspicion when police learn that her first husband also perished under similar circumstances. As the investigation unfolds, it becomes clear ...
Plot: murder, black widow, divorce, extramarital affair, life insurance, true crime, greed, husband wife relationship, christianity, high school basketball, hypocrisy, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Windmills of the Gods (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 187 min.
TV show
Story: When Mary Ashley is approached to become ambassador of the United States of America in Romania she does not take the offer because her husband does not want to give up his well-going doctor's office. Shortly afterward Dr. Edward Ashley gets ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: professor, doctor, ambassador, undercover, rivalry, assassination attempt, dishonesty, state affairs, heroes, politics, deadly, betrayal ...
Time: 80s
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Upper Footage (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 'THE UPPER FOOTAGE' is the first film experience of its kind. The film is an edited version of 393 minutes of recovered footage documenting a young girl's tragic overdose death and subsequent cover up by a group of affluent ...
Plot: youtube, hoax, cocaine, media, scandal, socialite, found footage, drug overdose, blackmail, death
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Amy Fisher: My Story (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This sensational true story of a near fatal attraction left Mary Jo Buttafuoco paralyzed for life and made Amy Fisher America's most infamous teenager. Imprisoned 5-15 years for a crime she confessed to Fisher has nothing to lose by telling how ...
Plot: teenager, true crime, older man younger woman relationship, nymph, obsession, extramarital affair, gun, murder, deception, love, betrayal, self destructing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Terror in the Night (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A fugitive killer posing as a policeman arrests two campers in the Arizona mountains.
Style: based on true events
Plot: rape, tourist, killer, true crime, murder, kidnapping, gun, foot chase, cigarette smoking, camping
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Plot Against America (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An alternate American history told through the eyes of a working-class Jewish family in New Jersey, as they watch the political rise of Charles Lindbergh, an aviator-hero and xenophobic populist, who becomes president and turns the nation toward ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, disturbing, harsh, twists and turns
Plot: world war two, jewish family, american history, brainwashing, alternate reality, culture clash, wartime, manipulation, abuse of power, politics, war game, jewish ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Helter Skelter (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 194 min.
TV show
Story: The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his "family".
Style: talky, tense, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, hippie, death sentence, legal, deadly, crimes, leadership, crime, dishonesty, rebellion, law enforcement, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Damages (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Damages is an American legal thriller television series created by the writing and production trio of Daniel Zelman and brothers Glenn and Todd A. Kessler. The plot revolves around the brilliant, ruthless lawyer Patty Hewes and her protégée, ...
Style: rough, clever, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, trial, female lawyer, legal, manipulation, corporate crimes, legal action, manipulations, workplace, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
White House Farm (2020)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 281 min.
TV show
Story: Factual drama based on the notorious Whitehouse Farm murders, and the ensuing police investigation and court case.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: true crime, schizophrenic, police investigation, murder case, crime scene, murder trial, adopted son, police detective, farmhouse, countryside, large family, semiautomatic pistol ...
Time: year 1985, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Memories of Midnight (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
TV show
Story: Catherine lost her memory and wound up in a convent in the care of nuns. She tries to discover the terrible events which led to her condition, not realizing that she's being watched by a wealthy and powerful man who will do anything to protect ...
Plot: bound and gagged, amnesia, nun, convent, husband wife relationship, boat, tied to a chair, affair, greek, widow, brother sister relationship, hit by a car ...
Place: netherlands, austria, italy, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Witness for the Prosecution (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The hunt is on to find the murderer of a wealthy glamorous heiress who is found dead in her London townhouse. Based on the short story by Agatha Christie.
Style: twists and turns
Plot: murder mystery, inheritance, accused of murder, socialite, rich woman, court, heiress, murder of a woman, murder, woman killed, agatha christie, attorney ...
Time: 1920s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: True story based on Jodi Arias, a seductive 28-year-old aspiring photographer found guilty of killing her former lover, Travis Alexander, who was found nude in his home shower with a slit throat, 27 additional stab wounds and a bullet to the head. ...
Style: serious, suspense
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In a Child's Name (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: A true story about a woman who fights her brother-in-law's parents for custody of her deceased sister's baby upon learning that her brother-in-law murdered her sister.
Plot: custody battle, italian american, sister sister relationship, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: New York, the city that never sleeps, is trapped in a nightmare of horror and destruction when a massive earthquake rocks the unsuspecting city. Countless lives are lost, families are torn apart, and chaos runs rampant as the mayor and former Fire ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disaster movie
Plot: catastrophe, urban, rock, earthquake, tragedy, hospital, disaster film, daring rescue, escapades, politics, heroes, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Pandora's Clock (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: Quantum Airlines flight 66 has just taken off from Frankfurt, Germany bound for New York's JFK International Airport with 247 passengers aboard. After take-off, a man infected with a Doomsday Virus passes out while a flight attendant and doctor ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: iceland, europe, germany, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
An Inconvenient Woman (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the novel by Dominick Dunne, this movie tells the story of an affair between a wealthy heir, Jules and the mistress he has kept for 18 years, Vicki. Jules' wife Betsy is aware of the affair as their marriage is one of convenience but ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: murder, betrayal, rivalry, vengeance, infidelity, crimes, media, investigation, crime, journalism, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Bloodline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dramatic thriller that explores the demons lurking beneath the surface of a contemporary American family. The Rayburns are hard-working pillars of their Florida Keys community. But when the black sheep son comes home for the 45th anniversary of ...
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Billionaire Boys Club (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
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Story: The Billionaire Boys Club is based on the true story of Joe Hunt (Nelson), a shady investor who built an empire on B.S back in the early 80s. Known as the BBC, the story involves a couple of guys recruited into Hunt's company on the promise of ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense
Plot: murder, dishonesty, legal investigation, criminal heroes, rise and fall, corporate crimes, kidnapping, price of justice, cons and scams, legal, ambition, buddies ...
Time: 80s
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29%
State of Affairs (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Each day the President is faced with dozens of life and death decisions, and to prioritize the biggest international crises facing the country, one top CIA analyst - Charleston Tucker - assembles the President's Daily Briefing. This list of ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cia, politics, national security, spies, workplace situations, state affairs, dead son, white house, female protagonist, spy, death, usa president ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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29%
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Scandal (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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Story: Everyone has secrets and Olivia Pope has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the elite by keeping those secrets under wraps. Pope and her team are at the top of their game when it comes to getting the job done for ...
Style: serious, stylized, clever, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: white house, workplace situations, lawyer, president, political thriller, teamwork, politician, media, relationship vs career, democrat, senator, politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
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The Divide (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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Story: The Divide is a 2014 legal drama that aired on WE tv. The first season consisted of eight hour-long episodes. It premiered on July 16, 2014. On October 30, 2014, the series was canceled by WE-tv.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, captivating, contemplative
Plot: legal investigation, district attorney, crimes, moral dilemma, legal, lawyers and clients, courtroom, lawyer, murder, planting evidence, blind ambition, misplaced guilt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania, philadelphia
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29%
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WHAT / IF (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
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Story: In this neo-noir thriller series, a pair of cash-strapped newlyweds accept a lucrative but morally dubious offer from a mysterious female benefactor.
Style: anthology, disturbing, suspense, captivating, twists and turns
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Allegiance (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: Alex O'Connor, a young idealistic CIA analyst specializing in Russian affairs, learns a shocking secret and his close-knit, affluent family is about to be split apart when it's revealed that his parents, Mark and Katya, are covert Russian ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, twists and turns
Plot: cia, spy, russian spy, kgb, undercover, devotion, secret agents, loyalty, investigation, conspiracy, russian, cold war ...
Place: usa, russia
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Waco (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 292 min.
TV show
Story: The FBI and ATF seize religious leader, David Koresh's Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas in the spring of 1993. A six-part television series covering a deadly standoff between the federal government and the Branch Davidians spiritual ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: siege, cult, fbi, standoff, showdown, true crime, cult leader, raid, gunfight, fbi agent, shoot out, fire ...
Time: year 1993, 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
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