Movies like The Witness 1969

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The Witness (1969)
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The Witness (1969)
Original name: Le témoin
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: horoscope, love, student, fall in love, ladykiller, murder, broken engagement, murder witness, falling in love, small community
Place: bruges

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspense, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about murder, love, fall in love, crimes, death, nudity (full frontal - brief) and revenge mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like The Witness: Dangerous Heart (1994), alaska.de (2000), User (2002), Heaven (2002), The Chosen (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dangerous Heart (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A cop begins to turn to booze and cocaine during a tough undercover assignment. When a big drug-buy goes sour and the cop ends up with a million in cash, he decides to take off with the money. The drug dealer catches up with him, but he dies before ...
Plot: love, drug dealer, murder, undercover, police, stolen money, funeral, cocaine, undercover cop, widow, redhead, death of husband ...
Place: california, oakland california
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alaska.de (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A female teenager witnesses a murder in a desolate high density housing area on the outskirts of Berlin and is henceforth in danger.
Plot: high school friend, murder witness, female director, teenage crush, knife, gang, murder, falling in love, witness, fall in love
Place: berlin germany
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88%
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User (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Cathy, a young and innocent freshman, has a crush on senior hunk, Nick, the campus' basketball star. One day, he came to her and asked her to have dinner and drive her home. One thing led to another until she ended up giving her virginity not ...
Plot: murder, baseball bat, female nudity, revenge, college, male female relationship, love, erotica, student, sex, basketball player, filipino ...
Place: the philippines
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 7.0
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Heaven (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman takes the law into her own hands after police ignore her pleas to arrest the man responsible for her husband's death, and finds herself not only under arrest for murder but falling in love with an officer.
Style: sentimental, emotional, sincere, meditative, atmospheric ...
Plot: terrorist, redemption, fall in love, on the run, justice, bomb, murder, police, translator, explosion, love, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy, tuscany, turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Chosen (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A couple of brutal and mysterious murders point to Uppsala University. Johan, a last year student at the police academy, gets involved in the investigation. He enrolls a course at the University in order to, under cover, track down the killer.
Plot: murder, university, student, murder investigation, police, serial killer
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dark Side of Genius (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julian Jons is a talented but troubled young artist. He has just been released from an asylum, where he has spent the last seven years for the murder of Anna, his girlfriend/model. Attempting to start painting again, he is pursued by journalist ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, falling in love, art collector, roommate, love, murder, fall in love, crimes of passion, male female relationship, older man younger woman relationship, death, sex scene ...
Place: los angeles
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Mother's Red Dress (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Laura Ullman, a single mother, kills her abusive ex-boyfriend and turns the gun on her son when he threatens to call the police. Paul leaves home to start a better life and falls for Ashley, a young woman looking for direction in her life, unaware ...
Style: suspense, captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: domestic violence, love, murder, loyalty, boyfriend, love affair, in love, romantic friendship, dealing with the past, confronting the past, implanted memory, repressed memory ...
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61%
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Killing Jesus (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Colombia, Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paula, a young art student, witnesses the assassination of her father, a university professor. Frustrated by the local police she starts to investigate the murder herself. Driven by anger, frustration and sorrow, she commits fearless acts that put ...
Plot: student, murder, photograph, motorcycle, female director, assassination, police, murder of father, police officer, vomiting in a toilet, revenge plot, held at gunpoint ...
Place: colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Verdict (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sahand, Mohsen and Foroozande are attacking engineer Kazem's house on a rainy night and steal the house and injure him. They decide to flee Forouzande from Iran to another country. They go after Reza to get a fake passport for Forouzande. But ...
Plot: schizophrenia, guitar, organized crime, crime boss, revenge, love, torture, death, gun, murder, flick knife, hijab ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.1
 135
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, murder, revenge, rape, swashbuckler, waitress, sister, arrested, gang, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Someone to Watch Over Me (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Queens, Mike Keegan is celebrating with his wife Ellie, his son Tommy and friends his recent promotion to detective in a precinct in Manhattan. Meanwhile, in a fancy club, the socialite Claire Gregory witnesses the murder of the owner of the ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, marriage, police detective, socialite, romance, gangsters, deadly, dishonesty, witnessing a crime, crime, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
All God's Creatures (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Creature of habit, Jon Smith, spends his days mindlessly working as a barista in New York City. When night falls, this seeming everyman savagely kills "filthy women" as his social outlet. A chance encounter with Delia, a young prostitute ...
Plot: abuse, prostitution, murder, rape, train, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Salvo (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A hitman for the Sicilian Mafia, Salvo is solitary, cold and ruthless. When he sneaks into a house to eliminate a man, he discovers Rita, a young blind girl who powerlessly stands by while her brother is assassinated. Salvo tries to close those ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, gang war, crimes, murder, danger, mafia, romance, fall in love, couples, blind woman, deadly, solitary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dahek A Burning Passion (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Bengali-speaking Monalisa lives a middle-class lifestyle in Mumbai along with her mom and wheelchair-bound dad. She and her mom had to endure considerable hardships since she was six years ...
Plot: murder, forbidden love, rain, love, hindu, muslim, religious fanatic, ex convict
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
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Locust (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Story starts with a summer fling between a provincial guy and a big-city girl. The holiday is over, the beauty returns to the city and receives a marriage proposal from a rich admirer. The provincial boy comes back being unable to let her go. Things ...
Style: erotic, captivating, sexy, suspense, touching ...
Plot: love, cheating wife, sex scene, adultery, fall in love, infidelity, female nudity, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, extramarital affair, murder, funeral ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Stranger by the Lake (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Summertime. A cruising spot for men, tucked away on the shores of a lake. Franck falls in love with Michel, an attractive, potent and lethally dangerous man. Franck knows this, but wants to live out his passion anyway.
Style: erotic, sexy, talky, unusual plot structure, lyrical ...
Plot: gay sex, male homosexuality, male nudity, deviant sex, loneliness, gay, gays and lesbians, investigation, sexual desire, love, gender, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Preppie Connection (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A student at a private school uses his connections to establish a drug trafficking network.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: student, prison, jealousy, drug dealing, teenager, drug dealer, marijuana, cocaine, high school, murder, love, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: colombia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 89K
Witness (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A sheltered Amish child is the sole witness of a brutal murder in a restroom at a Philadelphia train station, and he must be protected. The assignment falls to a taciturn detective who goes undercover in a Pennsylvania Dutch community. On the farm, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: amish, forbidden love, crime, police corruption, witnessing a crime, cop as target, fish out of water, police detective, murder, police investigation, crimes, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Monsieur Hire (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A French man spies on a lovely younger woman across the way. When he's spotted by the woman shortly after being questioned by the police about a local murder, the man simple life becomes more complicated.
Style: sexy, neo noir, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: voyeurism, investigation, femme fatale, false accusation, murder, manipulation, murder suspect, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, deadly, witnessing a crime, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 24K
Rustom (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Rustom Pavri, an honourable officer of the Indian Navy shoots his friend Vikram to death after discovering that his wife Cynthia had an affair with the rich businessman. The Commander surrenders himself to the Police immediately and admits to have ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Lost Son (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Xavier Lombard is a world-weary private eye in London, in exile from his native Paris; his best friend is Nathalie, a high-class call girl. He gets a call from an old friend from the Paris police department, now a businessman whose brother-in-law is ...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: murder, sexual abuse, private detective, society, vengeance, love affair, haunted by the past, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, mexico, latin america, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Never Talk to Strangers (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah Taylor, a police psychologist, meets a mysterious and seductive young man, Tony Ramirez, and falls in love with him. As a cause of this relationship, she changes her personality when she begins to receive anonymous telephone calls.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, erotic, tense, serious ...
Plot: erotic thriller, serial killer, criminal psychologist, obsession, split personality, stalking, woman in danger, love, dangerous attraction, deadly, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, united states, puerto rico, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 7K
No Mercy (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An unconventional undercover Chicago cop and his partner are recruited to commit the murder of a New Orleans criminal kingpin.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, chase, crimes, crime, fighting crime, danger, neo-noir, crime boss, pursuit, death of partner, swamp ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Equator (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Gabon
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Although based on a novel by Georges Simenon, director (and songwriter) Serge Gainsbourg has superimposed several dark emotions and a subtle brutality over the weak plot about a man's trip to Africa and his unfortunate passion for a murderess ...
Plot: manipulation, female nudity, erotica, sex, topless, passion, male nudity, stereotype, stereotypes, frustration, assassin, hotel owner ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 192
Bright Hair (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A solitary schoolgirl, prone to sudden blackouts after she's stumbled into a murder scene, gets involved with her English teacher. Then, when his wife is also murdered, questions about what's real and what's made up start haunting her.
Plot: murder, schoolgirl, infatuation, love affair, insanity, male nudity, extramarital affair
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33%
 6.9
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Villain (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Shimizu Yuichi (Tsumabuki Satoshi) is a shy and lonely day laborer looking for love. He aimlessly spends time corresponding with girls via telephone dating services and going on random encounters with girls looking for spending cash. His world is ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, lovers on the run, unlikely criminals, murder, couples, crimes, social misfits, romancing a suspect, misfit
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Woman of Straw (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Anthony Richmond schemes to get the fortune of his tyrannical, wheelchair-using tycoon uncle Charles Richmond by persuading Maria, a nurse he employs, to marry him.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: nurse, master and servant, dishonesty, investigation, nanny, deadly, boss and employee, crime, crimes, manipulations, manipulation, charity ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
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The Rendezvous (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During a long train ride heading north of Japan, a young man addresses an older woman in front of him. At first she doesn't respond, but he finally gets her into a conversation when he offers her lunch. Thus begins Saito Koichi's famous ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: criminal, cemetery, train, older woman younger man relationship, stabbing, love letter, police, old woman, tragedy, snow, seduction, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Fish Child (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, France, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A desperate love story between two young girls of extremely different social backgrounds who, unable to find a place for their love in the world they live in, are pushed to commit a crime.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, captivating, surreal, serious ...
Plot: murder, legend, women in prison, haunted by the past, love affair, youth, crimes, social differences, gender, love and romance, romance, master and servant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, paraguay, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: neo noir, disturbing, psychological, stylized, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, honeymoon, nurse, con artists, crime, crimes, love and romance, partners, fall in love, cons and scams, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, alabama, new jersey, new york, missouri ...
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30%