Movies like Love and Crime

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Love and Crime (1969)
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Love and Crime (1969)
Original name: 明治・大正・昭和 猟奇女犯罪史
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Discover 4 famous japanese murderers: Takahashi Oden, the last woman beheaded in Japan, Sada Abe, a crazy lover, Kunihiko Kodaira, a rapist-killer and finally, the Toyokaku case, a woman who did everything to own a hotel!
Plot: murder, female killer, year 1936, severed penis, true crime, japanese woman
Time: year 1969

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexploitation film, serious and suspenseful films with plots about murder, true crime, female killer, female nudity, rape, japanese woman and erotica mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography genres. Some movies like Love and Crime: Abe Sada: The Last Seven Days (2011), Joe Cinque's Consolation (2016), Before He Wakes (1998), Too Good to Be True (1988), Terror in the Night (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Abe Sada: The Last Seven Days (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In May 1936, the “Abe specific incident.” shook the entire country of Japan. It is said that Abe had a live-in maid (Yuma Asami), the owner of the restaurant’s employer Ishida (Nobuyuki Matsuda) was killed, that the cut is more localized. With ...
Style: sexploitation film, pink cinema
Plot: female nudity, sexploitation, bare breasts, erotica, murder, simulated blow job, large breasts, true crime, severed penis, female killer, year 1936, japanese woman ...
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95%
Joe Cinque's Consolation (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In late 1997, Anu Singh, an attractive law student in Canberra, made plans to kill her boyfriend Joe Cinque after throwing a series of macabre farewell dinner parties. The dinner guests, most of them university students, had heard various rumours ...
Plot: true crime, murder, heroin, delusion, mental illness
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Before He Wakes (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Initially cleared of "accidentally" killing her husband, an idyllic wife and mother comes under suspicion when police learn that her first husband also perished under similar circumstances. As the investigation unfolds, it becomes clear ...
Plot: murder, extramarital affair, widow, hypocrisy, greed, basketball coach, deception, divorce, money, husband wife relationship, religion, trial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: murder, sociopath, sister, husband wife relationship, pregnant, pregnant woman, expectant father, sister sister relationship, female killer, pregnancy, miscarriage, pregnant wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Terror in the Night (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A fugitive killer posing as a policeman arrests two campers in the Arizona mountains.
Plot: rape, killer, true crime, kidnapping, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Zero Woman (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gang of young thieves try to rob a mob boss, but their heist is interrupted by an officer of the Tokyo Police Department's elite Zero Division. They get away with the loot, but the officer, a beautiful, more-than-slightly psychotic young ...
Plot: female assassin, girls with guns, meat hook, policewoman, japanese woman, asian woman, rape, gangster, pig, cleavage, thief, female killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
What We Did That Night (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con Henry (Rick Schroder) returns to town after being released from prison and contacts his old college frat members about a murder that they committed years earlier. They have to return to move the body to a new location before it is ...
Plot: murder, revenge, dark secret, corpse, ex convict, friendship, prank, secret
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: True story based on Jodi Arias, a seductive 28-year-old aspiring photographer found guilty of killing her former lover, Travis Alexander, who was found nude in his home shower with a slit throat, 27 additional stab wounds and a bullet to the head. ...
Plot: true crime, murder, sex, shower, erotica, undressing, obsession, stalker, party, church, scolding, trial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: neighbor, murder, blindness, accident, suspect
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hana-Dama: Phantom (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: “Hana-Dama”—a flower in the wasteland. This flower is a symbol of earthly desires and every human is overwhelmed by desire and their rationality collapses wherever the flower is in bloom. And even today, the “Hana-Dama” continues to ...
Plot: projectionist, brunette, cinema, japanese woman, japanese girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
If Looks Could Kill (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The true story of John Hawkins as featured on America's Most Wanted.
Plot: murder, true crime, insurance fraud, insurance, bisexual, homosexual, scam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Innuendo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Finland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tuuli grows up in an oppressively religious and abusive family in Finland. To escape from the shadow of her angelic twin sister she travels to Melbourne, Australia. Curious of sexuality, she becomes a nude model for art classes. Her innocent surface ...
Plot: murder, psychological thriller, nude model, religion, australian, chainsaw, identical twins
Place: melbourne, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Author's Crime (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A wealthy Countess is warned that if she gives a valuable painting away as first prize in a music competition, the only thing handed out will be death. In rapid succession, the painting is stolen, the Countess murdered, her niece kidnapped, and the ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, whodunit, countess, painting, heiress, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Sada (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Nobuhiko Obayashi, director of the cult horror/comedy "House," gives his unique spin on the true story of Sada Abe, who strangled her lover and cut off his genitals as a keepsake.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, crime, love and romance, life is a bitch, vengeance, infidelity, sexual abuse, prostitute, crimes, sexual relations, society, couples ...
Time: 90s, year 1919
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Wolf Lake (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Canadian film where in ex-marine Steiger, unhinged by the death of his son in Vietnam, terrorizes a young couple
Plot: murder, rape, revenge, revenge plot, world war two veteran, lodge, gang rape, violence, deserter, flash forward
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Le monte-charge (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a Christmas night, an ex-convict ,Robert Herbin, meets a beautiful Italian married woman Marthe Drévet ,who has got a lot of things to hide . She lives in an old house ,the first floor of which is a big workshop where a service elevator leads to ...
Plot: murder, deception, femme fatale, ex convict, movie theatre, police, christmas tree, elevator, murder disguised as suicide, parisian suburb, christmas eve, little girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Deadly Pursuits (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A former stripper befriends a young man looking for his father, all the while trying to avoid a hitman for the mob, to whom she is deeply in debt.
Plot: murder, on the run
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Sweet Savior (1971)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sandra Barlow is a 70's girl looking for kicks in the form of sex and drugs. One day, she decides to have an orgy drug party and invite some "freaks" led by Moon to entertain her and her rich friends. Moon has other things in mind as ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, pantyhose, lesbianism, exploitation, female stockinged legs, sex, rape, lesbian, cult, gore, nude dance, cult leader ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: corpse, lesbian, sexploitation, sex, female nudity, rape, flashback, simulated sex, japanese woman, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 262
Captive (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a botched suicide attempt Sam Hoffman finds herself trapped in an evil insane asylum
Plot: murder, sanity, imprisonment
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 320
Terror Express (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three thugs commandeer a couple of cars on a moving train and spread terror among the passengers.
Plot: murder, train, rape, criminal, prostitute, female nudity, gang rape, railway station, terror, father daughter incest, anal rape, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
El profeta Mimi (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Childhood trauma and religious repression causes little boy to grow up and murder prostitutes.
Plot: murder, poverty, investigation, prostitution, religious, prophet, preacher, crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Calendar Girl, Cop, Killer? The Bambi Bembenek Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story of attractive cop Laurencia Bembenek, who, in 1982, was sentenced to prison for killing her husband's ex-wife in Milwaukee, WI.
Plot: murder, female killer, model, policewoman
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 4.2
 183
Fatal Passion (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: machete, sex scene, throat slitting, breasts, female killer, villainess, murder, woman on top, female nudity, artist, killer, erotic thriller ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sequel to "A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story" in which Betty Broderick is on trial for the murder of her ex-husband and his new wife.
Plot: true crime, divorce, courtroom, revenge, murder, lawyer
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Five Desperate Women (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Five young women vacation together at a resort on an isolated island. They are the resort's only customers and, aside from the boat captain who brought them here and the resort's handyman, Wylie, the island's only inhabitants. When ...
Plot: island, murder, sabotage, stranded, dead woman on floor, strangulation, stranded on an island, terror, female protagonist, dog, barefoot, dead woman on bed
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mother Knows Best (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman urges her daughter to get married. And when her daughter does, she doesn't think that she made a good choice. So she goes out and hires a killer to kill her son-in-law.
Plot: hitman, marriage, mother daughter relationship, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Woman Obsessed (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this low-budget thriller, a young man (Gregory Patrick) finds out that his mother (Georgina Spelvin) is really a wealthy recluse. His mother -- jealous, possessive and overbearing -- begins to victimize his wife Evie (Linda Blair). Lovers of ...
Plot: mother son incest, female psychopath, female killer, throat slitting, food poisoning, psychopath, psychotic, long lost relative, incest, artist, murder, cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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In Her Skin (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tale of a 15-year-old Australian girl who went missing.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: loss of daughter, murder, australian, deadly, family problems, parents and children, family in crisis, crimes, missing child, dead teenager, teenage sexuality, true crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Unfaithful Wife: Shameful Torture (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Erotic drama set in an underground Tokyo club called The Bedroom, where the female clientele are drugged into a trance-like state and are subjected to different styles of bizarre, fetishistic sex by the male clientele.
Style: realistic, erotic, sexual, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, danger, psychopath, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, manipulations, sexual relations, crimes, prostitute, obsession, sexual abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, holland, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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