Movies like Stella's oorlog

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Stella's oorlog (2009)
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Stella's oorlog (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dutch working mother, Stella, was supportive of international mission in Uruzgan, even if that meant missing her husband Jurre for months. After her brother is killed in action there, nothing can return life to normality, not even the return home of her military husband, Jurre. Flash-backs from a trial nine months later show the tragic developments
Plot: sex, dancing, hostage, court, soldier, cemetery, suicide, judge, baby, rain, ritual, funeral, secret, caravan, death of brother, videotaping, friendship between men, shooting, bed, drinking alcohol, jogging, forklift, drinking, male bonding, video ...

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Most similar movies to Stella's oorlog

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about female nudity, murder, sex, flashback, suicide, courtroom and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Stella's oorlog: 06/05 (2004), Goliath (2022), The Dinner Club (2010), Murder Live! (1997), Angel Guts: Red Lightning (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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06/05 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A fictional version of the events that led to the assassination of the Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn on May 6, 2002. The movie is based upon the book "The sixth of May" by Tomas Ross.
Style: tense, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, uncover truth, political conspiracy, life is a bitch, crimes, fighting the system, politics, assassination, state affairs, dishonesty, investigation, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
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Goliath (2022)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Patrick is a tenacious lawyer specializing in environmental law. France is a schoolteacher who becomes an activist after her husband develops cancer from exposure to a pesticide. Mathias is an ambitious lobbyist working for an international chemical ...
Plot: lawyer, farmer, suicide, lesbian couple, conference, baby, police arrest, airplane, injustice, court, terminal illness, birthday party ...
Time: 2020s
Place: france
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72%
The Dinner Club (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Karen (32) and Michel (36) move with their daughter to an exclusive residential area. She soon finds a new close circle of friends: the women of the Dinner Club, and their husbands. But when two of the Club members commit suicide under suspicious ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, best friends, society, suburbs, jealousy, friendship, deception, suicide, adultery, thirtysomething life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
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57%
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Murder Live! (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank takes Pia Postman hostage on live TV, threatening to execute her after she accepts the blame for his daughter's suicide.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, nypd, hostage, hostage situation, crimes, confined, media, haunted by the past, showbiz, television producer, fictional reality show, hostage negotiator ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Angel Guts: Red Lightning (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nami is a photographer on the set of a porn film. When photographing a rape scene between a teacher and a schoolgirl, she becomes uncomfortable, having remembered a similar incident in her own past. Muraki, the editor, notices her discomfort and ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: flashback, videotaping, female nudity, japanese woman, corpse, rape, lesbian, erotica, sexploitation, sex, simulated sex, red
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51%
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Two Lives (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Europe 1990, the Berlin wall has just crumbled: Katrine, raised in East Germany, but now living in Norway for the last 20 years, is a “war child”; the result of a love relationship between a Norwegian woman and a German occupation soldier during ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: berlin wall, court, haunted by the past, undercover, family life, hidden truth, dishonesty, espionage, testimony, lawyer, new life, female protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1969, year 1990
Place: germany, norway, east germany, german democratic republic
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50%
Body Chemistry 4: Full Exposure (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: TV producer CLAIR ARCHER, charged with the murder of her co-producer, hires top attorney Simon Mitchell to defend her. Though happily married, Simon falls for Clair's seductive wiles and then, in the middle of the trial and the torrid affair, ...
Style: erotic, sexy, cult film
Plot: erotica, serial killer, woman seduces a man, eroticism, dog, murder, lawyer, sex, obsession, female killer, sexploitation, woman on top ...
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49%
 6.1
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Trial by Fire (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paulette Gil is a very engaged teacher. When she realizes that her pupil Kip has problems she takes special care for him. But Kip interprets it in the wrong way and tells his mates that he had an affair with Paulette. Then he commits suicide and the ...
Plot: suicide, school, teaching, deception, love, judge, peeping tom, courtroom, bully, adopted son, nudity (full frontal - brief), teen suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 681
Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman, plastered in blood, is arrested by a grave, and a tale of loss, lust and jealousy slowly unfolds.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: heart transplant, female nudity, hospital, obsession, murder, dealing with death, unfulfillment, crimes, mind game, dishonesty, losing-it hero, family problems ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 166
Morbidness (1972)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Newlyweds have decided to spend the honeymoon in the middle of a forest and sheltered in a caravan. Relations between the two start to get confused, especially when she begins to obsess over a nearby house and with eyes that seem to spy on her with ...
Style: weird
Plot: marriage, newlywed, forest, killing an animal, wedding, camping, sex, honeymoon, caravan, river, water, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 118
Wijster (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On 2 December 1975, a journalist is one of many passengers on the slow train that is kidnapped near Wijster by young South Moluccans. After some terrifying moments, he makes contact with the hijackers and starts acting as their go-between. ...
Plot: hostage situation, abduction, murder, train, execution, hostage, phone booth, railway station, female director
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.7
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A Few Good Men (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When cocky military lawyer Lt. Daniel Kaffee and his co-counsel, Lt. Cmdr. JoAnne Galloway, are assigned to a murder case, they uncover a hazing ritual that could implicate high-ranking officials such as shady Col. Nathan Jessep.
Style: tense, suspense, tricky, realistic, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, courtroom drama, u.s. navy, military, army investigation, court, marines, court martial, hotshot lawyer, suicide, justice ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., cuba, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Shame Shame Shame (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: erotic, sexy
Plot: secret, exhibitionism, voyeurism, sexuality, male nudity, exhibitionist, voyeur, bohemian, seduction, female nudity, adultery, videotaping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Them That Follow (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Pentecostal pastor, Lemuel Childs, and his believers handle venomous snakes to prove themselves before God. Lemuel’s daughter, Mara holds a secret that threatens to tear the church apart: her romantic past with a nonbeliever, Augie. As Mara’s ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: snake, teenage girl, pastor, religion, father daughter relationship, secret, fiance fiancee relationship, guilt, friendship, lie, adaptation, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
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Laguna (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Canada, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Raised by an uncle in New York after his parents died in an attack orchestrated by the mafia, Thomas, now an adult, is sent to live in Italy. There, while his tortured past and the death of his parents come back to haunt him, he feels increasingly ...
Style: captivating, suspense, erotic
Plot: aunt nephew relationship, older woman younger man sex, murder, secret, revenge, peeping, seduction, milf, adultery, seductress, bag of money, vendetta ...
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Off Screen (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: March 11th, 2002. John R. takes the head of security and 17 others hostage in Amsterdam biggest skyscraper. John R. demands to speak with the Philips head of Sound&Vision. His goal is to warn people about a large-scale fraud, aimed at ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, clever
Plot: skyscraper, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, confined, vengeance, mentally unstable, hallucination, television, hostage, hostage situation, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, amsterdam, holland, netherlands
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43%
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Meat (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young woman is awakened to a world of cruelty, shadowy passions and sensuality.
Style: experimental, erotic, surreal, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: butcher, inspector, gynecological exam, murder, investigation, obsessive love, violence, obsession, sexual fantasy, teacher student relationship, woman urinating, sex ...
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42%
 5.1
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Superstition (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 19 year old babysitter aupair Julie is accused of murder when the bed of the sheltered baby inflames. Is seems as if Julie possesses rare telepathic skills, that she cannot control. Her young lawyer fights for her in court and against the public ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, bleak, captivating
Plot: witchcraft, witch, murder investigation, death of child, guilt, lawyer, women's prison, court, baby, courtroom, nanny, superstition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.1
 36
A Second Son (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Emily, fifteen years old, pregnant and unable to name the father, starts a video diary to document the effect of her pregnancy on her family. A domestic drama of underage pregnancy soon turns into an extraordinary record of international ...
Style: unusual plot structure, tense, suspense, visually appealing
Plot: government, found footage, murder, conspiracy, hunted, disappearance, religion, secret, police, chase, spy, antichrist ...
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41%
 5.0
 203
The Near Room (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlie Colquhoun is a journalist whose career is floundering. As a teenager, he fathered a daughter, Tommy, who was committed to foster care as an infant. Seventeen years later, Charlie, Tommy and Charlie's old schoolmate Harris Hill, now a ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, blackmail, flashback, father daughter relationship, fired from the job, father son relationship, videotaping, bullying, labor union, defense attorney, joke, tattoo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Cool Lakes of Death (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tragic story of a wealthy woman whose sexual desires change her into a prostitute, working the streets of Paris during the 1880s.
Plot: drug abuse, mental institution, sex, female nudity, prostitution, prostitute, drug addiction, sexual fantasy, morphine, sexual desire, malnutrition, love triangle ...
Time: 1870s, 1880s, 1860s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Ben X (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Harassed by bullies because of his mild autism, teen Ben (Greg Timmermans) finds refuge in an online computer game, which leads him to his virtual dream girl, Scarlite (Laura Verlinden). Together, the odd couple seeks revenge against Ben's ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, serious, stylized, sad ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: autism, asperger's syndrome, communication problem, bullying, escape from reality, computer game, faked death, antisocial behavior, internet, misfit, imagination, virtual reality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, brussels
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38%
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Operation E (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a family taken hostage by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: survival, kidnapping, jungle, captivity, escapades, rebellion, race against time, confined, rescue, political unrest, baby, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 5.9
 3K
Eureka (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An Alaskan gold prospector (Gene Hackman) lives in luxury with his family on an island gangsters want.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: gangsters, wealth, island, greed, ambition, rise and fall, dishonesty, crimes, intrigue, parents and children, family relations, brutality ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: caribbean, bahamas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.2
 252
Jezebel's Kiss (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Someone runs a woman (Katherine Barrese) off a beach road; she sleeps with a developer (Malcolm McDowell), his son and a sheriff to get even.
Style: neo noir, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: seduction, female nudity, revenge, sex scene, woman on top, lust, vengeance, small town, amnesia, woman seduces a man, suicide, erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 484
Honeymoon (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wedding is supposed to be a joyous occasion, but things can go awry. When an uninvited guest turns up at the church and later at the reception as well, the newly-weds’ day turns sour. Shadows of the past can blight the most sumptuous of banquets ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: wedding, secret, fake identity, dark secret, guilt, delusion, husband wife relationship, lie, sexual abuse, fight, uninvited guest, past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 109K
Stoker (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, gothic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, antisocial behavior, under the surface, family problems, masturbation, parents and children, family relations, estate, mystery, funeral, youth, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Body of Evidence (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sizzingly sexy Madonna leads a star-filled cast in this erotic thriller as a woman accused of killing a wealthy, elderly man through her insatiable sexual prowess.
Style: erotic, sexy, suspenseful, twists and turns, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, femme fatale, seduction, infidelity, sex, courtroom drama, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, lawyer, female masturbation, female nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dress Rehearsal (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In La prova generale, Carlo (Carlo Cecchi) interviews with a tape machine and a microphone his young lover while the two wander in the beautiful splendour of a wood on the edge of the city.
Style: underground film
Plot: sex, revolution, youth, black man, male nudity, big city, loss of friend, abortion, water, female nudity, city, young woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 294
Lily Was Here (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lily works as a checkout girl at the local supermarket. She becomes pregnant, but before the child is born, the black father is attacked by skinheads and killed. Following his death, she flees to the city, where she soon finds herself under the ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: baby, pregnancy, tattoo, parents, robbery, fight, boxing, runaway, female nudity, midwife, american soldier, prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%