Movies like Power Of Evil

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Power Of Evil (1985)
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Power Of Evil (1985)
Original name: Le pouvoir du mal
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: French, German & Italian film drama..
Plot: village, pregnancy, student, male female relationship, morgue, church, gun, suicide attempt, bible, inheritance, wealth, baby, infidelity, poverty, adultery, abortion, father son relationship, revolutionary, corpse, widow, morality, working class, metaphysics, death of husband, prayer ...
Time: 1920s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and touching films with plots about husband wife relationship, infidelity, adultery, female nudity, male female relationship, death and extramarital affair mostly in Drama, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Power Of Evil: Such a Lovely Town... (1979), The Customer of the Off Season (1970), Forever (1991), Submission (2017), Out Stealing Horses (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Such a Lovely Town... (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Stephane (Victor Lanoux) is the mayor of a small village. He is also the manager of the tannery which provides the inhabitants with work. In a fit of anger, he kills his wife (Edith Scob). A judge (Jean Carmet) tries to prove his culpability, but ...
Plot: provincial life, adultery, husband wife relationship, investigation, father son relationship, infidelity, corpse, extramarital affair, egotism, mistress, politics, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Customer of the Off Season (1970)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Directed by Moshé Mizrahi
Style: suspense
Plot: violence, memory, french, loneliness, murder, german, infidelity, nazi germany, shooting, burying a dead body, thirty something, adultery ...
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93%
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 88
Forever (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Marked by her father's strong presence, since he is a rich and powerful businessman, the beautiful Berenice investigates his love life, to feel closer to him. With her findings, their relationship becomes mixed with a strong sense of seduction.
Plot: father daughter incest, memory, mother daughter relationship, suspect, flashback, killed during sex, adultery, husband wife relationship, womanizer, seduction, death of father, infidelity ...
Place: sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.7
 1K
Submission (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A well-respected professor who is a celebrated novelist and loving husband loses himself when he becomes obsessed with an ambitious and talented student.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, psychological, twists and turns
Plot: teacher student relationship, college professor, infidelity, college student, extramarital affair, sex scene, older man younger woman relationship, manipulation, emotional manipulation, mystery, writers, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Out Stealing Horses (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A grieving widower moves to the country where a chance encounter rekindles memories from his past.
Plot: adultery, widower, childhood memory, dream, nazi occupation, infidelity, world war two, death of wife, lumberjack, father son relationship, neighbor, funeral ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1948, year 1999
Place: eastern europe, scandinavia, norway, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 445
Spiral (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In what appears to be an inexplicable incident, a man drives up to a resort hotel in midwinter, throws away his car keys, enters, and proceeds to agitate everyone he meets with his urgency -- a message he is somehow unable to communicate. Then he ...
Plot: depression, lecture, fear of death, hopelessness, morgue, suicide, hospital, mountain, male female relationship, jumping through a window, climbing, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 46
Playtime (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young American girl at a French boarding school develops a crush on an egotistical sculptor living next door. One night, driving in a drunken stupor, he runs over and kills a man, and she witnesses it.
Plot: sculptor, seduction, infidelity, american abroad, adultery, hit and run, extramarital affair, marriage, ferrari, older man younger woman relationship, love, male female relationship ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Murder Is a Murder (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Murder mystery involving a man and his relationship with twin sisters.
Plot: victim, police inspector, french giallo, murderer, bitterness, last will and testament, blackmail, death of wife, infidelity, sister sister relationship, mysterious man, shop owner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Autumn Lights (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Iceland, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American photographer adrift in a remote Icelandic community becomes entangled in the lives of a mysterious European couple.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, captivating, touching
Plot: cheating wife, photographer, infidelity, clue, desire, love, husband wife relationship, sex scene, autumn, suicide, couples, young adult ...
Place: iceland, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 2K
Don't Tell (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, UK, France, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sabina has a regular life. She is satisfied with her job and her love for Franco. Lately nightmares start disturbing her, and almost in the same time she discovers to be pregnant. Step by step she remembers her childhood spent within a severe ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, touching, sincere ...
Plot: incest, dysfunctional family, family relations, pregnancy, sexual abuse, introspection, self discovery, family problems, couples, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 889
Lost Soul (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Bizarre events keep occurring in an old mansion, and it's soon become obvious that something mysterious is up in the attic.
Style: gothic, surprise ending
Plot: posing nude, office, old woman, shyness, face paint, portrait painting, lie, friend, uncle niece relationship, film within a film, identity, skinny dipping ...
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 2K
Waterland (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a mentally anguished high school history teacher going through a complete reassessment of his life. His method for reassessing his life is to narrate it to his class and interweave in it three generations of his family's history.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: high school, teacher, haunted by the past, self discovery, teachers and students, couples, power relations, couple relations, introspection, pregnancy, murder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 1920s, 1910s, 1940s
Place: england, pittsburgh, europe, london, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.0
 109
Paradise (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Televangelist Bobby Paradise "saw God" in some space debris when he was returning to Earth as an astronaut. Or at least he was convinced he did by his wife, a Cape Canaveral groupie at the time Bobby was with NASA. Now they have built up ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: televangelist, husband wife relationship, businessman, reverend, hypocrisy, extramarital affair, infidelity, faith, marriage, church, wealth, outer space ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Obsessed with a Married Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jane Seymour makes a six-course meal of her starring role as a magazine editor in Obsessed With a Married Woman--indeed, her performance is the only tangible reason for sitting through this artistically bankrupt TV movie. The story contrives to have ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, mistress, magazine editor, husband wife relationship, affair, obsession, writers, male female relationship, magazine
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
 474
Le Garcu (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A self-centered man (Gérard Depardieu) with many diversions occasionally visits his 4-year-old son (Antoine Pialat) and the boy's mother (Géraldine Pailhas).
Plot: vacation, death of father, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, older man younger woman relationship, childhood, nickname, female nudity, mistress ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.0
 696
Silsiilay (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A group of women find solidarity with each other as they negotiate their complicated love-lives.
Plot: infidelity, stepmother stepson relationship, adultery, panic attack, love, husband wife relationship, betrayal, love triangle, extramarital affair, marriage, pregnancy, commitment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Woman and Her Four Men (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An epic tale set at the turn of the 20th century in a struggling fishing community, following the life of a woman widowed at the beginning of the film.
Plot: baltic sea, rescue, debt, fight, drums, baptism, loan, family relations, savings, disappearance, grandfather grandson relationship, fishing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Skin of Man, Heart of Beast (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After fifteen years of absence, a man returns to his family. Five-year-old Aurelie watches the stranger arrive and develops an immediate affinity with him. Her older sister, however, is very suspicious of the intruder and certain that misfortune ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, psychological, touching, tense ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, family relations, family problems, estrangement, youth, deadly, prostitute, haunted by the past, siblings relations, french soldier, inspector ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, indochina, alps, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Gilles' Wife (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Gilles' wife, Elise, who smiles when she thinks of him, cooks and scrubs and cheerfully makes love to him, suspects during her third pregnancy that he is having an affair with her coquettish younger sister, Victorine. Elise suffers, usually in ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, infidelity, pregnancy, sister sister relationship, extramarital affair, jealousy, love affair, dysfunctional family, society, couples, family problems ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 79
Mitte 30 (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sex comedy, sexy
Plot: widow, daughter, sex, companion, loan, female nudity, loud sex, adultery, intercourse, pregnancy, thirty something, debt ...
Place: mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Inheritors (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small farming valley in Austria in the beginning of the 20th century a tyrannical farmer is found dead, and all the farmhands are relieved to be free of their tyrant. But the farmer was childless, so suddenly they all inherit the farm together. ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, atmospheric, allegory
Plot: village life, village, murder, farm hand, peasant, rape, farm, last will and testament, manipulation, graphic violence, crimes, lifestyle ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1890s, 1900s ...
Place: austria, europe, new york, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Class Trip (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A schoolboy Nicholas always worries about something. When he goes on a school skiing trip, all his visions and nightmares take him over.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, gloomy, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, family relations, coming of age, babies and infants, youth, deadly, crimes, danger, mystery, ghost, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Birds Without Names (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An unstable young woman pines for the ex boyfriend who nearly beat her to death - and who has mysteriously disappeared - in this gripping tale of lust, devotion and redemption.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, touching, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, love affair, extramarital affair, absent father, seduction, lust, infidelity, adultery, cheating, narcissistic woman, slutty attitude ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Vera (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Mexico, USA, France, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of an android that raises alive in the deepest caves of the mayan zone in México and meets and old dying man. They will stablish a spiritual bond than enlightens the old mayan and helps him to release himself out of his withered body.
Style: psychedelic, suspense, captivating, scary
Plot: dying, marriage, transformation, surrealism, village, cave, death, cocoon, sex, dance, knife, spirituality ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.7
 46K
The Past (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, Iran
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After four years apart, Ahmad returns to his wife Marie in Paris in order to progress their divorce. During his brief stay, he cannot help noticing the strained relationship between Marie and her daughter Lucie. As he attempts to improve matters ...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, sincere, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: depression, divorce, coma, dysfunctional family, suicide, secret, ex spouse, infidelity, parenthood, reunion, love and romance, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: paris france, france, europe, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
I Miss You, Hugs and Kisses (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Successful businessman Charles Kruschen (Donald Pilon) is accused of bludgeoning to death his beautiful but manipulative model wife Magdalene (Elke Sommer). As the trial draws to a close, Charles reflects on the events leading up to the terrible ...
Plot: greed, adultery, millionaire, courtroom, hit by a car, passion, murder, model, murder suspect, kiss, murder of wife, shooting ...
Place: hungary, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 2K
Maya (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, UK, India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A frustrated housewife whose marriage to an average man does not meet her expectations enters into an affair with a younger man. Of course, there are no easy escapes from reality.
Plot: questioning, mental instability, doctor, husband wife relationship, mental disorder, self destructing, interrogation, melancholy, netflix, bored housewife, loneliness, mother in law ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
See You in Hell, Friends (1970)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 73 min.
Story: As a car full of an assortment of characters rolls down an embankment and bursts into flames, the old driver says "See You in Hell, Friends." The relations between the characters are shown in flashbacks. The pretty Rita and her fiancee ...
Style: absurd, allegory
Plot: affair, male nudity, surrealism, cow, infidelity, pregnancy, female nudity, satire, crucifix
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
How Harry Became a Tree (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, UK, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: his drama is set in rural Ireland. Believing that "a man is measured by his enemies", Harry Maloney ('Colm Meany' ) sets out to ruin George O'Flaherty - the most powerful man in town, who not only owns the local pub and most ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: family relations, life is a bitch, obsessive quest, social relations, village life, husband wife relationship, revenge, feud, village, dark humor, christmas eve, childbirth ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 13K
Teorema (1968)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wealthy Italian household is turned upside down when a handsome stranger (Terence Stamp) arrives, makes love to every family member and then disappears. Each has an epiphany of sorts, but none can figure out who the seductive visitor was or why he ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, contemplative, realistic, serious ...
Plot: family relations, village, miraculous event, stranger, visitor, family problems, couple relations, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, mysterious character, nosy, dull life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%