Movies like Hellish Love

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Hellish Love (1972)
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Hellish Love (1972)
Original name: 性談 牡丹燈籠
Genre: Romance, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Based on a traditional Japanese ghost story, the movie follows a man who falls deeply in love with a mysterious woman, only to find she belongs to the world of the dead.
Plot: sex, ghost, scientist, female nudity, seduction, maid, sword fight, infidelity, adultery, servant, murder, blood, consumption, long hair, umbrella, hiding place, bare breasts, extramarital affair, violent death, kimono, blood splatter, nudity (full frontal - brief)

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, serious, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about female nudity, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, blood, bare breasts and gore mostly in Horror, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Hellish Love: The Housemaid (2016), Empire of Passion (1978), Satan's Mistress (1982), Edgar Allan Poe's Darkness (2007), Dead Students Society (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Housemaid (2016)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: Vietnam, South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When an orphaned Vietnamese girl is hired to be a housemaid at a haunted rubber plantation in 1953 French Indochina, she unexpectedly falls in love with the French landowner and awakens the vengeful ghost of his dead wife... who is out for blood.
Style: suspense, serious, enigmatic, scary
Plot: revenge, police investigation, seduction, servant, murder, ghost story, orphan, plantation, ex wife, ghost, fall in love, vietnamese ...
Place: indochina, vietnam
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95%
Empire of Passion (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man has an affair with an older woman. He is very jealous of her husband and decides that they should kill him. One night, after the husband had plenty of sake to drink and was in bed, they strangle him and dump his body down a well. To ...
Style: sexy, gloomy, sexual, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, infidelity, village, murder, deadly, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, betrayal, village life, couple relations, destiny ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Lust in Hell - Edge of the World (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After losing her parents in a tragic traffic accident, Koto (Mari Sakurai, BIG TITS ZOMBIE) develops the ability to communicate with the souls of the dead. Hospitalized for extreme trauma, Koto escapes to return to the place where her parents died. ...
Plot: demon, ghost, flashback, lust, kimono, lesbian sex, murder, erotica, female nudity, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Satan's Mistress (1982)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman in an unhappy marriage finds sexual fulfillment in her relationship with a ghostly, speechless presence who, obviously, doesn't quite say who he is.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: demon rape, hallucination, unfaithful wife, murder of husband, beast, nightmare, rape, sexual attraction, bare breasts, priest, cellar, cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Phantom of the Mall: Eric's Revenge (1989)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eric owns a huge house and some greedy people want to build a mall over it. So they get someone to burn down his house. Eric is badly burned but not dead, and a year later the mall opens. What they don't realise is that Eric is living ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: shopping mall, burned alive, ghost, vengeance, haunted by the past, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, danger, stalking, murder, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Edgar Allan Poe's Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a group of young actors adapt an Edgar Allan Poe tale into a theater production, the line between truth and fiction becomes terrifyingly blurred as elements from the harrowing story begin to bleed over into reality. The ensemble soon comes to ...
Style: low-budget
Plot: death, surrealism, actor, ghost, blood, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), theater, gore, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Dead Students Society (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nikko and Nora aren't your average siblings. She's a sultry serial killer, and he's her voyeuristic accomplice. She poses as a literature professor who tempts students into her lair, where she teases them with erotic poetry before …
Style: erotic
Plot: telephone, bathtub, bare breasts, blood splatter, voyeur, teaching, telephone call, throat slitting, mass murder, jeans, murder, hair dryer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Mother's Day Massacre (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Cheap thrills! It’s bargain basement horror time: a young man’s search for his estranged mother leads him to a terrifying encounter with ‘Pineys’, backwoods hillbillies with a taste for violence.
Style: suspense
Plot: marijuana, dog, pug, bare breasts, axe, shower, blood, redhead, father son relationship, slasher, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
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56%
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Flænset (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A guy catches his wife cheating on him and takes brutal revenge.
Plot: murder of a nude woman, murder, blood splatter, tape over mouth, extramarital affair, horny woman, horny wife, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder witness, unfaithful, unfaithful wife, nude woman murdered ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
An Erotic Vampire in Paris (2002)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When young Caroline learns of her mother's death in Paris, she travels to the City of Lights for the funeral. Sad and alone, Caroline wanders the exotic city in search of answers, finality, and peace of mind. But only misfortune is in stock, as ...
Style: erotic, biting, suspense
Plot: lesbianism, gay, sexploitation, nipples, lesbian sex, panties, mirror, female nudity, vampire, sex, bite, bare breasts ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Black Magic Woman (1991)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The owner of a suburban art gallery searches for someone to perform an exorcism after a witch casts a spell on him.
Style: suspense, captivating, enigmatic, sexy, twist ending ...
Plot: love triangle, witch, femme fatale, seduction, black magic, supernatural power, witchcraft, occult, love, sex, exorcism, extramarital affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Cruel History of Prisoners (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Three short stories dealing with extreme punishment towards promiscuous women
Plot: adultery, violence, torture, cave, killed with a sword, stabbed with a knife, prostitute, female nudity, sadism, brothel, police officer, pain ...
Time: 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tomie: Another Face (1999)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Known as the girl who will not die, Tomie is the main character in a Japanese manga series. First, Tomie rises from the dead out of jealousy when an opportunistic young woman jumps at the chance to rekindle a relationship with Tomie's newly ...
Style: serious, anthology
Plot: ghost, high school, twins, danger, youth, supernatural, love and romance, rivalry, love triangle, curses spells and rituals, high school life, camera ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Gore Whore (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a lab assistant steals an important formula and all its documentation from Dr. Whitman, he hires a bottom-of-the-barrel private eye, Chase Barr, to locate it. When Barr digs deeper into the case he finds the lab assistant is actually a dead ...
Plot: gore, disembodied head, decapitation, castration, violence, sex, ass, butt, murder, woman kills woman, man smoking, flesh eating zombie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The House Where Evil Dwells (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the prompting of his diplomat friend, Alex, writer Ted Fletcher takes his wife, Laura, and daughter, Amy, on an extended working holiday. Alex finds a house for them in Kyoto, Japan, and the Fletchers move in, laughing off rumors that the place ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, serious ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, murder, samurai, love affair, adultery, family in danger, family problems, afterlife, infidelity, curse, evil spirit ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Sodoma's Ghost (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The spirits of Nazis who were killed by bombs while having an orgy return 50 years later to terrorize a group of six teens who stumble upon the house of their death site.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: orgy, haunted house, ghost, soldier, violence, exploding body, blood, male nudity, threesome, drugs, nazi, violent death ...
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47%
A Night to Dismember (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A woman from a "cursed" family is released from a mental facility, and soon dismembered corpses start turning up.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: female director, sex, female nudity, mental patient, slasher, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, violence, murder, dismemberment, gore, curse ...
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45%
Peepers (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: A serial killer murders people staying at a boarding house in this shot-on-video obscurity.
Plot: female nudity, masturbation, bare breasts, violence, photo shoot, striptease, nudity (full frontal - brief), serial killer, boarding house, blood, poisoning, sex scene ...
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Witchouse III: Demon Fire (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A young woman leaves her abusive boyfriend to go and stay with her two best friends, documentary makers Stevie & Rose. After an evening of sipping wine in the hot-tub, the three women decide to dabble in a bit of black magic as part of ...
Style: twist ending, psychotronic
Plot: witch, jacuzzi, woman in bra, evil witch, supernatural power, ghost, female demon, girlfriend, female in shower, nudity (full frontal - brief), witchcraft, occult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Rat Man (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A maniac butchers a fashion model on a Caribbean island and leaves the body to be eaten by rats. The model's sister suspects something isn't quite right with the police investagation and decides to go snooping on her own. With her friend, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rat, fashion photographer, labor, violence, blood splatter, bitten in the face, blood, skin ripping, airplane, bare breasts, photographer, stomach ripped open ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Guilty of Romance (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A detective probes the brutal murder of a woman in a red light district while a housewife hides her double life as a prostitute from her husband.
Style: erotic, disturbing, rough, stylized, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, model, police investigation, prostitute, murder, femme fatale, power relations, woman in danger, couples, danger, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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40%
Witchcraft 13: Blood of the Chosen (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Will Spanner, the reluctant heir to a dark legacy, is again thrown into battle against the forces of evil when a series of gruesome murders begins to take place. The victims are all brutally murdered in a ritualistic fashion - the heart is taken ...
Plot: female nudity, brother sister incest, sex, murder, breasts, bare breasts, deep cleavage, seductive woman, large breasts, police surveillance, incest, warlock ...
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39%
Graveyard Shift (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Night brings out the hunger in people, especially a mysterious NY cab driver. He is a powerful vampire. And working the night shift brings a sultry array of sensuous passengers within his grasp. Embracing those ready to die, he controls an erratic ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, taxi driver, vampire, policewoman, television, blood, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, police, splatter, uniform
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38%
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Dead Nude Girls (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Story: A man obsessed with bird-watching takes on a new hobby, killing young ladies.
Plot: nude woman murdered, blood splatter, female nudity, genital mutilation, vulva, clitoris, rape and murder, sexploitation, scissors, fingering, abduction, female full frontal nudity ...
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37%
Drawing Blood (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bodies begin to pile up the moment George Adam's wife leaves town for the weekend. George's past comes back to him, but its nothing like his current life in a safe, calm suburban home.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: domestic violence, suburbs, gore, sex, female nudity, murder, blood splatter, psychopath, serial killer
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
My One Only Love (2004)
Genre: Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The unexpected acquaintance with a young prostitute helps the venerable writer to overcome writer's block. Quite shocking story of her life inspires him for a new book.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: no panties, sex, female nudity, sex talk, male female relationship, infidelity, older man younger woman romance, best selling author, aspiring writer, cell phone, vomiting, seduction ...
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33%
Paper Moon Affair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An enigmatic Japanese woman, abandoned by her wealthy Chinese husband in a remote Pacific Northwest village, becomes entwined in the lives of two rugged locals.
Style: inter cultural
Plot: love triangle, extramarital affair, infidelity, adultery, loveless marriage, fight, tea, alcoholic, pigeon, bare breasts, older woman younger man relationship, bra ...
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33%
The Whip and the Body (1963)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the 19th century, a sadistic nobleman terrorizes the members of his family. He is found dead, but his ghost soon returns to haunt the residents of his castle.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary, surreal ...
Plot: s&m, ghost, palaces castles and temples, curses spells and rituals, murder, village, vengeance, haunted by the past, woman in danger, village life, love affair, beach ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
An Erotic Tale of Ms. Dracula (2014)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An investigation at Ms. Dracula's mansion into the disappearance of a local beauty leads a group of characters, pulled from the pages of vampire fiction, on a wild goose chase that results in numerous hijinks and the discovery of new erotic ...
Plot: orgy, lesbian sex, vampire, sex on floor, tattoo, virgin, simulated sex, sex scene, sex outside, female nudity, female masturbation, male nudity ...
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32%
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Bloody Psycho (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is one of the five films legendary director Lucio Fulci supervised in 1989 to re-use some of the gory bits for his 1990 gorefest "A Cat in the Brain". "Bloody Psycho" features a haunted castle plus wimpy doctor Vogler,who is ...
Plot: slasher, murder, ghost, blood splatter, massacre, fight, bloodbath, blood, knife fight, brutality, combat, gore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%