Movies like The Darkside

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The Darkside (1987)
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The Darkside (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cab driver gets mixed up with a fare he picks up who turns out to be a porno star, and she claims she has proof that the people she is working for are producing snuff films. Her claims seem to be validated when the cabbie notices suspicious looking people following them.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, cocaine, video store, porn actress, female nudity, drug addict, neo noir, taxi driver, junkie, producer, videotaping, vcr, male underwear, elvis impersonator, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada

Most similar movies to The Darkside

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about murder, female nudity, crimes, crime, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex and deadly mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Darkside: Perfect Sisters (2014), Sweet Savior (1971), Small Town Murder Songs (2010), Laser Moon (1993), My Daughter, My Angel (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Perfect Sisters (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tired of their mother's alcoholism and a string of her abusive boyfriends, two sisters plot to kill her.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, family relations, youth, crimes, deadly, crime, rumor, teenager, investigation, murderous pair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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95%
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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, nude dance, pantyhose, female nudity, gore, sex, psycho, lesbian, cult, female stockinged legs, cult leader, rape ...
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89%
Small Town Murder Songs (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Walter is the chief of police in a small Ontario town that has its first murder victim, an attractive young woman who is found naked on the shores of the nearby lake. The woman isn't local and while the Ontario Provincial Police have taken the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, gothic, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, redemption, murder, small town, haunted by the past, police detective, crimes, crime, rape and murder, ex lover, suspect, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Laser Moon (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A radio DJ helps two police detectives hunt down a serial killer who kills women using a surgical laser instrument during every full moon and whom makes taunting phone calls the radio station.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, police detective, stripper, laser, serial killer, radio dj, psycho killer, taunting, full moon, female nudity, psycho, disc jockey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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My Daughter, My Angel (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nathalie Dagenais is a 19 year old girl studying to be a lawyer. New to the city of Montreal, she will soon discover the world of porn. One day, her father (Michel Côté) comes across her picture on the Internet and wants to find her and before she ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: starlet, woman in danger, sexual relations, media, crimes, family problems, nudity (full frontal - brief), porn star, exotic dancer, father daughter relationship, sexual content, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
And Then You Die (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A drug deal must deal with the mafia, Hells Angels, and police who want to arrest him. -- WorldCat
Plot: hitman, death, murder, police, blackmail, organized crime, drugs, husband wife relationship, video tape, gang, drug dealer, criminal underworld ...
Place: montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 2K
Sweet Karma (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mute Russian girl infiltrates Toronto's underground sex trade to avenge the death of her sister.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex trafficking, sexploitation, strip club, mute, vengeance, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, mute or deaf, drugs/alcohol, murder, woman fights a man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Silent Partner (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Miles Cullen is a bored teller at a bank in a Toronto mall who accidentally learns that his place of business is about to be robbed. Instead of informing his bosses or contacting the police, Miles cleverly devises a way of keeping the cash.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chess, bank teller, shopping mall, bank robbery, christmas, crimes, master criminal, gang, hostages, gangsters, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Entangled (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A struggling writer on the verge of success finds his love for the woman of his wildest dreams drawing him deeper into the depths of passion and jealousy, until he realizes he has been framed for murder.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: wedding, aspiring writer, infidelity, fashion model, accidental killing, hospital, accident, homosexual, car accident, photograph, photographer, erotic thriller ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, prime suspect, desire, car accident, breasts, nipples, surveillance, lust, sexuality, bare breasts, blonde, blonde woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, nudity (full frontal - brief), french giallo, exploitation, revenge, drugs, female nudity, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Blood Relatives (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Montreal police inspector (Donald Sutherland) cracks a murder case with clues from the victim's diary.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, twist ending ...
Plot: murder, family relations, teenager, blood, relatives, diary, investigator, incest, investigation, dishonesty, crime, legal investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, therapist, drugged, aunt, homicide detective, sister, newscaster, brother in law, camera, father, wine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 182
The Haven (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Police detective Jacques Laniel's life becomes a nightmare the day drive-by shootists gun down his partner Thomas Colin. His colleagues make matters worse by blaming him for the death, and after his wife leaves him, Laniel decides to quit the ...
Plot: private detective, car salesman, salesman, killed during sex, partner, drive by shooting, bulimia, bmw, pretending to be gay, police officer, rehabilitation center, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 134
Deadbeat (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When four degenerate thugs rape and murder a young waitress in part of their rape and murder spree, they are arrested, but get away with though a legal technicality. The brother of one of the rape/murder victims decides to become vigilante and kill ...
Plot: brother, vigilante, student, rape, murder, revenge, violence, sister, waitress, swashbuckler, arrested, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Cannibal Man (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man, Marco, working as a butcher, accidentally kills a taxi driver. His girlfriend Paula wants to go to the police so he has to kill her too. He then has to kill his brother, his brother’s fiancée and his father, who have become ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: murder, slasher, cannibal, gays and lesbians, stalking, crimes, danger, amateur detective, deadly, skyscraper, dangerous attraction, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 769
Malibu High (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a high school senior is dumped by her boyfriend, her grades fall drastically...to avoid failing, she begins seducing her male teachers. Thus begins her downward spiral into drug addiction and prostitution, and ultimately assassinations for a ...
Style: sexual, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, exploitation, prostitution, crime, crimes, juvenile delinquency, deadly, power relations, couples, hitman, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Pendulum (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the evening of his decoration for bringing a murderer to justice, Washington DC Police Captain Frank Matthews' wife, and her lover are murdered in bed. Jailed as the prime suspect, with the aforementioned murderer released on a technicality ...
Plot: death, murder, police captain, on the run, falsely accused, murderer, murder of wife, false accusation, police officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 198
Blackheart (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Crime - Ray and Annette are a couple who scam, lie and seduce to get wealth from unsuspecting wealthy people. Annette also has a penchant for bisexual encounters and serial murder.
Plot: betrayal, murder, gambling, cover up, bar, gun shooting, gun shot, left for dead, sex scene, strangulation, fake identity, lingerie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.9
 51
Trapped (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A former porn star marries a wealthy criminal defense attorney who enjoys masochistic sex. When the two tire of each other, the husband becomes attracted to his wife's best friend and decides to murder his wife.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns
Plot: deception, porn actress, murder, masochist, pornography, insect, infidelity, jacuzzi, attorney, blackmail, plot twist, s&m ...
Place: beverly hills, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 1K
2:22 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The plan was easy; the job was not. On a snowy night a tight crew of four criminals plan to pull off a routine heist. When things go horribly wrong, friendship, loyalty and trust are pushed to the limit.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, confined, crime gone awry, disorder, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, crime boss, suspect, profanity, crime, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma. ...
Style: surprise ending, clever, suspenseful, twists and turns, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, master criminal, manipulations, mysterious character, crime, mistaken identity, disorder, twists & turns, crimes, deception, mystery, mafia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1979, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Blue Murder (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Blue Murder is a Canadian crime drama television series, featuring stories that reflected the turbulence of urban life and the crimes that make headlines. The Blue Murder squad members were an elite group of big-city investigators out to solve some ...
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, murder, police, female detective, policewoman
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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52 Pick-Up (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Harry Mitchell is a successful Los Angeles manufacturer whose wife is running for city council. His life is turned upside down when three blackmailers confront him with a video tape of him with his young mistress and demand $100,000. Fearing that ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, infidelity, neo noir, blackmail, crimes, crime, crime gone awry, neo-noir, hostages, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 1K
Three Way (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lew is a small time loser with a troubled past and a very big secret. Overhearing a couple plan a kidnapping, Lew is tempted to come up with a scheme of his own. He decides to get to the victim first and then blackmail the real criminals. His plan ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, adultery, kidnapping, crime gone awry, blackmail, betrayal, who done it, love, nude girl, manipulation, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 264
Self Defense (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bunch of selfrighteous bullies want to set some "new rules" in town while the police in Halifax (Nova Scotia, Canada) are on strike. They try to scare all the gays and lesbians in a bar, but by accident the owner of the establishment is ...
Plot: murder, siege, escape, sniper, chase, assault, infra red, running, gun, strangulation, hate crime, knife ...
Place: nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
City of Industry (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A retired thief swears revenge on the lunatic who murdered his brother and partner, while going on the run with the loot they stole.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, murder, betrayal, neo noir, revenge, crime, crimes, gangsters, gang, stripper, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, florida, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 169
Ladies Night (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Insurance investigators track a serial killer who seduces women with access to big bucks, convinces them to embezzle, then kills them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, serial killer, crimes, danger, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, deadly, psychopath, police investigation, rivalry, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Citizen Gangster (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a real WWII vet and family man turned bank robber. Disillusioned by his post war circumstances, Eddie Boyd is torn between the need to provide for his young family and an unfulfilled dream to head to Hollywood to become a star. He discovers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Plot: true crime, police brutality, heist, crimes, crime, gang, family relations, criminal heroes, prison brawl, bank robber, war veteran, prison escape ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 11K
Jade (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he ...
Style: erotic, suspenseful, rough, suspense, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, murder mystery, investigation, femme fatale, crimes of passion, strong sexual content, sex, manipulation, mysterious character, dangerous attraction, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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