Movies like Fever 1988

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Fever (1988)
 5.8
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Fever (1988)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A policeman discovers a suitcase full of drug money while on duty, meanwhile his wife is having an affair with another man.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: adultery, drug deal, sex, airplane, dead man, spider, violence, assassin, hitman, death, love triangle, train, computer, ethnic slur, telephone, gun, betrayal, ambulance, old man, neo noir, corrupt cop, age difference, lie, death of protagonist, infidelity ...
Place: australia, south australia

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Most similar movies to Fever

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, cigarette smoking, telephone call, crimes, husband wife relationship, death and telephone mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Fever: Crosstalk (1982), Blind Fear (1989), Kiss or Kill (1997), Body Harm (1988), Heaven's Burning (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
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Crosstalk (1982)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Only the computer saw the murder...and it liked what it saw...
Plot: city, brunette, villain, tenant, screaming in fear, airplane, egg, handbag, crime victim, underwater scene, saving a life, adultery ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.6
 153
Blind Fear (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A blind employee at a New England lodge is in danger when a gang of killers arrives to stay at the lodge.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, twists and turns
Plot: basement, kiss on the cheek, telephone, radio, betrayal, rain, money, binoculars, police car, lie, apology, headphones ...
Place: new england, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.2
 1K
Kiss or Kill (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two lovers, Nikki and Al, have a scam in which Nikki allows herself to be picked up by older men, drugs them, and, with Al's help, robs them. After accidentally killing one of her victims with an overdose, Nikki and Al are on the run.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, hotel, on the road, scam, hotel room, neo noir, social misfits, dishonesty, crimes, chases and races, life is a bitch, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.1
 217
Body Harm (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A schoolteacher (John Waters) becomes obsessed with the idea that his wife (Joy Bell) did not die in a car accident, as everyone else thinks.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, obsession, missing person, law enforcement, journalism, crimes, crime, deadly, bloody face, drinking alcohol, serial murder, handbag ...
Time: 80s
Place: sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Heaven's Burning (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Sydney, the newly married Midori is honeymooning with her husband, Yukio. She does not love him and fakes her own kidnapping to escape the marriage. Her lover is supposed to meet her, but fails to appear. She goes to a bank to get some cash, only ...
Style: exciting, dark humor, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: on the run, hostage, bank, chase, kidnapping, vengeance, motorcycle, love, gangsters, hostages, confined, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, japan, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 271
The Informers (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the detective in charge of investigating a series of bank robberies starts to get too close to the culprits, they set up a blackmail scheme to warn him off. But when the crooks begin to fall out with each other, the police learn the truth.
Plot: bank robbery, blackmail, night, lighting a cigarette, apology, train, prostitute, climbing stairs, man with glasses, criminal, bar, murder by gunshot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Last Seduction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Looking to escape her unhappy marriage, villainous femme fatale Bridget Gregory (Linda Fiorentino) convinces her husband, Clay (Bill Pullman), to sell cocaine, then steals the profits and runs out on him. She stops in a small town en route to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, money, betrayal, neo noir, couples, crime, small town, dishonesty, crimes, cons and scams, runaway, bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, dallas texas, iraq, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
 31K
Body Heat (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.
Style: sexy, sexual, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, murder, adultery, neo-noir, lust, betrayal, crimes, crime, crimes of passion, dangerous attraction, small town ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.1
 269
Baton Rouge (1988)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Antonio dotes on his mute brother and promises him a better life, symbolized by Baton Rouge. He's a gigolo who moves in with Isabel, wealthy and separated from her husband. She has nightmares of rape in her own bed, so Antonio encourages her to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: murder, husband wife relationship, psychiatrist, ex husband ex wife relationship, extramarital affair, deception, police, love triangle, adultery, brother sister relationship, cafe, brother brother relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
 426
Hollywood Cop (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A detective tries to get back a child who has been kidnapped by gangsters.
Style: twists and turns
Plot: child abduction, sandwich, cigar smoking, hotel, apology, kitchen, car chase, balcony, ransom, nickname, police car, sliding door ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Deadly Strangers (1975)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she misses her train, a young woman is forced to hitch a ride back to town. After managing to get away from a lecherous trucker, she is given a ride by a good-looking but somewhat mysterious young man, who she comes to suspect may be a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, surprise ending, road movie ...
Plot: chase, on the road, escaped mental patient, mental illness, psychopath, crimes, deadly, chases and races, mystery, crime, mentally unstable, exploitation ...
Time: 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Thief of Hearts (1984)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman trapped in a boring marriage begins an affair with a handsome man who seems able to read her mind. She doesn't know that he has broken into her house and read her diaries, where she has recorded her deepest thoughts and fantasies.
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adultery, criminal, beach, seduction, sexual fantasy, burglar, diary, motorcycle, love and romance, obsession, love affair, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 110
Hitting Home (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Canadian businesswoman Dinah Middleton's is devastated when her teenage son, Alex, is killed by a hit-and-run driver. When the police fail to turn up any suspects, she turns private detective to track the killer down. She traces the murderer to ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: obsession, hit and run, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, crimes, vengeance, married couple, taxi, 12 year old, taxi driver, garage ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, usa, new york, montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 285
Deadly Force (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stoney Cooper, a former Los Angeles police officer, is at a low point in his life. Kicked off the force because of his anti-authority attitude, he now ekes out a living as a freelancer in New York. All this changes when the daughter of an old friend ...
Plot: violence, serial killer, coroner, murder, murder investigation, taxi driver, police officer, bare breasts, sexual euphemism, hostage, handshake, visit ...
Place: los angeles, california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.2
 680
Cold Heart (2001)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman discovers becoming attracted to the wrong man can have deadly consequences in this tense erotic thriller. Linda (Nastassia Kinski) is a woman whose life would seem ideal on the surface: she runs a thriving business and is happily married to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexy, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, psychopath, infidelity, unhappy wife, adultery, love and romance, couples, family problems, love affair, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 17K
Revenge (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Michael ‘Jay’ Cochran has just left the Navy after 12 years and he's not quite sure what he's going to do, except that he knows he wants a holiday. He decides to visit Tiburon Mendez, a powerful but shady Mexican businessman who he ...
Style: sexy, serious, suspense, erotic, intense ...
Plot: betrayal, dangerous attraction, couple relations, adultery, love triangle, vengeance, desert, extramarital affair, infidelity, friendship, revenge, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.8
 1K
Thirst (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The descendant of Elizabeth Bathory is abducted by a cult of self-proclaimed supermen who achieve this state of superiority by drinking from the "blood cows" (read: people) kept at the "dairy farm", and they try to get her to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, offbeat, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, vampire, cult, occult, nurse, blood, brainwashing, swimming pool, violence, gory, religions or cults, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 1K
The Nark (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Paris police detective (Richard Berry) plays rough with a prostitute (Nathalie Baye) and her pimp/lover (Philippe Léotard), whom he wants as an informant.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, gangsters, crimes, crime, good versus evil, drug dealing, police investigation, undercover, working undercover, police corruption, uninhibited rivalry, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, brazil, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 6.2
 8K
Little Fish (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in the Little Saigon district outside of Sydney, a woman trying to escape her past becomes embroiled in a drug deal.
Style: realistic, tense, rough, serious, social realism ...
Plot: support group, drug dealing, junkie, heroin, life is a bitch, hopes, crimes, starting over, drug dealer, tragedy, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, drug addict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.8
 527
West (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pete & Jerry are cousins living in Sydney's Western Suburbs, where life consists of drinking, getting stoned, getting in fights and hanging out. But things change forever when Pete and Jerry both fall in love with the same girl.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychological
Plot: love triangle, police investigation, murder suspect, betrayal, friendship between men, friendship, secret, drug use, revenge, murder, teenage pregnancy, infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
When I Close My Eyes (1993)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young girl finds scattered envelops in a field, then a postman's satchel, then a hanged man. Jump 20 years: the girl, now grown, lives with her aunt and has a job with the post office only because her dead uncle was a respected party leader. ...
Style: suspense
Plot: suspect, cafe, suitcase, shooting, taxi driver, debt, sunglasses, job interview, dancing, card playing, surveillance, sketching ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: serious, sexy, suspense, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: neo noir, murder, obsession, betrayal, infidelity, conspiracy, crime, crimes, fatal attraction, love affair, romance, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Out of the Body (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An invisible force is killing women in Sydney and stealing their eyes.
Style: tragic ending
Plot: serial killer, demonic possession, screaming man, book, parking a car, opening a door, sex scene, mirror, ex husband ex wife relationship, handbag, riding a bicycle, apology ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Honeymoon Killers (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Martha Beck, an obese nurse who is desperately lonely, joins a "correspondence club" and finds a romantic pen pal in Ray Fernandez. Martha falls hard for Ray, and is intent on sticking with him even when she discovers he's a con man ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, stylized, rough, clever ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, neo noir, honeymoon, con artists, nurse, crimes, crime, deadly, murderous pair, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, alabama, new york, missouri, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Notes on a Scandal (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.
Style: sexual, psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: obsession, teacher, teachers and students, adultery, blackmail, older woman younger man relationship, forbidden love, age difference, extramarital affair, older woman younger man sex, dangerous attraction, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 5K
Goldstone (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: GOLDSTONE, the award-winning new feature from Australian auteur Ivan Sen (Mystery Road), is a complex and stylish crime thriller that explores themes of racism, human trafficking, police corruption, corporate malfeasance, and the trampling of ...
Style: suspense, exciting, disturbing, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: corruption, australian, missing person, desert, small town, police, trailer, australian aboriginal, crimes, danger, outback, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 5K
The Horseman (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tender drama unfolds between a grieving father and a troubled teenage girl as they drive northbound along the quiet outback roads of Australia. What she doesn't know is that between stops, he is leaving behind a bloody trail of bodies in a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: vengeance, rage, crimes, violence spree, vigilantism, hitchhiker, realism, gory, on the road, brutality, murder, heroin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.6
 921
Tempo (2003)
Genre: Romance, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, France, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jenny, a young American woman, moves to Paris and gets involved with Jack, who is seemingly the man of her dreams. However, he has a lot to hide and Jenny quickly gets entangled his dangerous lifestyle.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jewelry store, crime gone awry, femme fatale, love triangle, mistaken identity, fall in love, couples, chase, betrayal, love and romance, crimes, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, munich germany, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Thieves Like Us (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Bowie, a youthful convicted murderer, and bank robbers Chicamaw and T-Dub escape from a Mississippi chain gang in the 1930s. They hole up with a gas station attendant and continue robbing banks. Bowie, who is injured in an auto accident, takes ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, sincere
Plot: on the run, murder, bank, bank robbery, americana, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, journalism, love and romance, fugitives, romance ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 768
The Pyx (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A detective investigating the death of a heroin-addicted prostitute uncovers evidence pointing to the existence of a murderous devil cult.
Style: mind bending, scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, cult, death, life is a bitch, deadly, supernatural ability, crime, gays and lesbians, investigation, mystery, gory, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%