Movies like The Very Edge

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The Very Edge (1963)
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The Very Edge (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tracey Lawrence is assautled in her home and is so affected by the traumatic event she now finds all men totally repulsive, including her husband. Her attitude does not change with time, and to make matters worse her husband has got romantically involved with his secretary. Also, the police still have not tracked down Tracey's attacker and there is no guarantee that she is safe.
Plot: miscarriage, secretary, husband, rape, police, violence, attack, extramarital affair, cat, obsession, stalker, suicide, hospital, sex maniac, zoo, office, doctor, moving, adultery, wife, little girl, home invasion, female doctor, elephant, milk ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and suspense films with plots about husband wife relationship, adultery, female nudity, hospital, extramarital affair, rape and doctor mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Very Edge: Until a Man Lives (1963), Umbrella (2016), Une femme d'extérieur (2000), Call Girl '88 (1988), Master Spy (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Until a Man Lives (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 80 min.
Plot: patient, inventor, engineer, nurse, doctor, secretary, factory, wife, husband, colleague, hospital
Place: soviet union
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95%
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Umbrella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexander Way, a secondary school teacher with a fractured personal life, finds himself attempting to rescue a woman from a violent sexual attack. Alexander finds himself overpowered, beaten & taken to hospital. Jesiah Jarvus, a famous British ...
Plot: teacher, father son relationship, fistfight, fight, hospital, family relations, cancer, injury, doctor, husband wife relationship, rape, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Une femme d'extérieur (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Françoise breaks up with Jacques after living with him for fifteen years. She's left alone with their three children, a lovely home, and her nursing job at a hospital. Françoise quickly refuses to assume responsibility for this new situation ...
Plot: hospital, extramarital affair, secretary, feminism, boxing ring, bar, provincial, nightlife, thirty something, drinking, mother child relationship, nurse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Call Girl '88 (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A depressing tale dealing with five women involved with prostitution and the effects it has on their love and family lives. High class or low class, each is just as sad.
Plot: prostitution, runaway, female nudity, nurse, husband wife relationship, shot through the mouth, suicide, sex, filmmaking, pimp, tragedy, rape ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Master Spy (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Boris Turganev (Murray) is a Russian scientist who has absconded from a Communist prison in an attempt to achieve a better life working for the British. As Boris struggles to make his superiors believe he is there to work and not to spy for the ...
Plot: espionage, inspector, spy, police inspector, police, police officer, captain, spy hero, doctor
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The New Interns (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: rape, hospital, injury, lovers, married couple, infertility, gang war, drinking, mental illness, stretcher, surgery, operating room ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Mum's List (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A dying mother's life lessons to the husband and sons she left behind. Based on the best-selling novel by St John (Singe) Greene, the film is the story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset, whose lives were turned upside down when ...
Plot: last wish, cancer, terminal cancer, mother, death, family, breast cancer, husband, wife, husband wife relationship, woman, dying woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Confessions Among Actresses (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In this intricately layered Japanese film, the nature of actresses and what they gain from acting is explored. The lives of three actresses are laid bare, and scenes from their lives are woven in and out of interviews with each of them. Each of them ...
Plot: extramarital affair, suicide attempt, nightmare comes true, husband wife relationship, nightmare, trampoline, pill, rivalry, car accident, milk, flashback, psychoanalysis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Sky-Earth-Sky (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Plot: aviation, scientist, professor, airplane, husband, worker, wife, secretary, designer
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
My Neighbor’s Wife (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Aaron and Giselle are an ambitious couple, but their hard work isn’t enough to provide for the comfortable life they desire. The marriage of their well-to-do bosom buddies, Bullet and Jasmine, also goes from bliss to bleak. Their situation heads ...
Plot: extramarital affair, hospital, nun, jet ski, condominium, friend, curfew, car accident, male nudity, bakery, marriage, bar owner ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Leo (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young mother is plagued by a tragic mistake and alienates her little boy. A brilliant writer is released from prison after serving a 15-year sentence and begins working at Vic's Diner. Their stories converge when the man must overcome ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspense
Plot: infidelity, release from prison, prison, going straight, redemption, life is a bitch, family problems, love affair, prison life, confined, husband wife relationship, diner ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 1960s
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 474
Cotton Mary (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A British family is trapped between culture, tradition, and the colonial sins of the past.
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic
Plot: interracial relations, infidelity, family relations, master and servant, babies and infants, society, hospital, racism, culture clash, social differences, obsession, adoption ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: india, europe, england, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 5K
Arrhythmia (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Finland, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Oleg is a young gifted paramedic. His wife Katya works as a nurse at the hospital emergency department. She loves Oleg, but is fed up with him caring more about patients than her. She tells him she wants a divorce. The new head of Oleg’s EMA ...
Style: depressing, melancholic, art house, disturbing, sad
Plot: married couple, hospital, alcohol, paramedic, nurse, doctor, drinking, male objectification, husband wife relationship, sex in kitchen, emergency, brushing teeth ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Wife of an Important Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of an Egyptian police officer, during the regime of President Anwar El Sadat.
Plot: terror, university, neighbor, politics, journalist, domestic violence, suicide, gambling, miscarriage, husband wife relationship, schoolgirl, cinema ...
Time: year 1975, year 1977
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 1K
Family Nest (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Családi tüzfészek (aka Family Nest) is an intimate portrayal of a family slowly disintegrating under various pressures in late 1970s communist Hungary. The plot of the film is deceptively simple, with the occasional momentous event--including one ...
Plot: rape, violence, large family, apartment, hungarian
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Secrets (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman's unfulfilling marriage leads her into a passionate affair with a wealthy extramarital lover.
Style: erotic
Plot: adultery, marriage, passion, lovers, lover, black dress, female nudity, boots, white panties, little girl, infidelity, female orgasm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Family Circle (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 83 min.
Plot: children, single woman, daughter, son, student, loneliness, engineer, ex husband, fiancee, restaurant, secretary, judge ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Children Act (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, captivating, rough
Plot: judge, marriage crisis, illness, hospital, moral dilemma, dying, crisis of faith, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, lawyer, jehovah's witness, nurse ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Madame Bovary (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Emma Bovary is bored by her country doctor husband and gives in to the affections of several rich suitors as well as the temptation of living beyond her husband's means.
Plot: adultery, husband, money, temptation, female nudity, adulteress, sex, woman, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Hundred Streets (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three people, three extraordinary stories. All lived out within a hundred London streets.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, melancholic
Plot: actor, depression, multiple storylines, husband wife relationship, marital problem, drug dealer, criminal, taxi driver, taxi, life, interracial sex, interracial marriage ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Intentions of Murder (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Sadako, cursed by generations before her and neglected by her common-law husband, falls prey to a brutal home intruder. But rather than become a victim, she forges a path to her own awakening.
Style: suspense, rough, disturbing, tense, bleak
Plot: japanese new wave, dysfunctional relationship, unhappiness, rape, violence, dysfunctional marriage, suicide attempt, maid, secret, neighbor, infidelity, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Raping! (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A woman on her way to Tokyo is repeatedly raped by various men she encounters on the highway.
Plot: police station, crying, man hits a woman, prostitute, mechanic, forest, police, voyeurism, falling from height, sedation, gang rape, money ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 1K
Mrs. Harris (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on the sensational 1980s media event, famed cardiologist Herman Tarnower meets a particularly brutal end at the hands of his jilted lover, Jean Harris.
Style: clever, realistic, serious, biting, suspense ...
Plot: murder, crimes of passion, obsession, destructive relationship, vengeance, addiction, dishonesty, romance, crimes, love and romance, life is a bitch, womanizer ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 70s, year 1976, year 1980 ...
Place: virginia, florida, philadelphia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Angel Blue (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dennis (Sam Bottoms) is a handsome, successful and well-liked civic leader who lives in his hometown with his lovely wife (Lisa Eichhorn) and their new baby. When Enrique Vasquez (Marco Rodriguez) and his striking teen daughter Angela (Yeniffer ...
Plot: scandal, violence, chase, gymnast, following someone, dancer, friendship, swimming, fight, statutory rape, class reunion, pervert ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tokyo Train Girls 4: Young Wife's Desires (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Akiko is the heiress of a lumber business family that spans many generations. She married Hiroshi, a company man, and was leading a plain and happy life. But dark clouds overcast Akiko’s happy life when Hiroshi starts an affair with Michiyo, an ...
Plot: cheating wife, wife, molestation, adultery, female nudity, groping, sex scene, shower, friendship, revenge, masturbation, erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Live Flesh (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, intense, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, strong sexual content, lust, paraplegic, bus, sexual relations, adultery, obsession, love triangle, danger, haunted by the past, desire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, barcelona spain, sarajevo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Nun and the Devil (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It's 1577. The Mother Superior at the convent of Archangel is seriously ill. The determined and calculating Mother Giulia plots to become the next Mother Superior. She receives tough competition from tormented lesbian Sister Chiara and the ...
Plot: lesbian sex, evil nun, lesbian kiss, lesbian, female nudity, lust, priest, female full frontal nudity, female removes her clothes, fondling, voyeur, cardinal the priest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Cold Days (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Andras Kovacs' film, considered one of the most important Hungarian films of the 1960's, centers around four men who await trial for their involvement in the massacre of several thousand Jewish and Serbian people of Novi Sad in 1942. Each ...
Style: cult film, epic, cult movie cast
Plot: prison, winter, railway station, war crime, train, bloodbath, jealous woman, raped woman, cold the temperature, wife, male female relationship, anti semitism ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: central europe, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 314
Dragonard (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1747, a handsome but rebellious Scotsman named Richard Abdee is auctioned off as a slave on a Caribbean island controlled by French and British sugar-planters. When caught having sex with his owner's wife, Abdee is given 100 lashes with the ...
Plot: corporal punishment, adultery, punishment, slavery, slave auction, brother sister incest, caribbean sea, sugarcane, sexploitation, beefcake, capital punishment, death sentence ...
Time: 18th century
Place: south africa, jamaica, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 69
Entwinement (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michaela loses her job and her life starts to fall apart. Her flatmate Stephanie as always is there to support her. After they meet two men, Michaela start to rebuild her life as Stephanie 's starts to unwind into a destructive climax.
Plot: police station, gangster, counseling, intolerance, depression, overdose, suicide, landlord, doctor, gangsters, desperation, nightclub ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%