Movies like The Hot Month of August

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The Hot Month of August (1966)
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The Hot Month of August (1966)
Original name: Ο ζεστός μήνας Αύγουστος
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young man, Jason, is on his way home and meets two beautiful women, Hope and Alexis. He falls for Hope, but has sex with Alexis. He doesn't know that Alexis' husband has hired a private detective to trail her, and the man reports back to Alexis' husband about her affair with Jason. The husband kills Alexis but the police suspect Jason. He and Hope have to clear his name and find enough evidence to prove the husband is the killer.
Style: noir, suspense, classic noir
Plot: wheelchair, love affair, greek island, sex, ship, death, female nudity, lovers, summer, gun, conspiracy, yacht, inheritance, accident, greek, professional, happy ending, sun, rich woman, will, murder, passenger, playboy, bikini, married woman ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas, athens

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Most similar movies to The Hot Month of August

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, psychological and neo noir films with plots about murder, female nudity, death, gun, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief) and violence mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Hot Month of August: Sweet Bunch (1983), Death will return (1961), The Downhill (1961), Intimate Relations (1979), Massacre Mafia Style (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sweet Bunch (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 154 min.
Story: The diary of the life and death of a group of "amoral" young people, who have reached the point of no return and seek something to believe in and to die for. Their behavior brings them to the attention of the State. A discreet surveillance ...
Style: cult film
Plot: plan, greek, pinball, athenian, switchblade, criminal, pinball machine, farewell, undercover, robbery, suicide, cash ...
Time: 80s
Place: athens greece, greece, hellas
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95%
Death will return (1961)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adapted from Nikos Foskolos’ theatrical play. On a terribly stormy night, in a secluded hotel, the owner, Brigadier Norton, is murdered. Prime suspects: his daughter Elena, his second wife Liza, Liza’s niece and her fiancé, Norton’s ...
Style: neo noir, suspense
Plot: morphine, murder, mansion, neo-noir, mirror, gun, piano, death, athenian, murderer, greek, truth ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: cyprus, hellas, greece
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68%
The Miracle of the Sargasso Sea (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Elizabeth, a sexually yielding policewoman is miserable in the narrow-minded town she is living, while Rita, a lonely eel-hatchery worker, is trying to escape from the sticky situations of her life.
Style: suspense, contemplative, tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: resurrection, death, police, feminist, policewoman, hanging, teenager, small town, violence, murder, surrealism, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, year 2006
Place: greece, athens greece
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54%
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The Downhill (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Greek teenage drama
Style: neo noir
Plot: revenge, teenage sexuality, female nudity, revolver, lingerie, kissing, young love, friend, desire, nude, garter, womanizer ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: athens, hellas, athens greece, greece
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50%
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Intimate Relations (1979)
Genre: Crime
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A wealthy heiress that resides in Athens, is the victim of a robbery. Not only does her jewellery disappear but her maid is murdered while attempting to protect her. A police officer named Zaras is on the case. The primary suspects are ... an army ...
Plot: exploitation, necklace, jewel thief, stolen jewelry, heiress, shower, female nudity, male nudity, theft, greek, hellenic, love affair ...
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece
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44%
Massacre Mafia Style (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Terror reigns when Mimi, the son of a deported Don, along with his associate Jolly Rizzo wage a bloody war for control of the West Coast underworld, battling hordes of hard-boiled mobsters and deadly black pimps on their rise to the top!
Style: cult film
Plot: no panties, tragic event, danger, van, gun, apartment building, gang war, sex, shooting, spy, shotgun, restaurant ...
Place: sicily, usa, italy
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42%
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The Scum (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A string of miscalculated choices and the longing of a fresh start will drag Magda of the slums deeper and deeper into a tireless personal nightmare.
Plot: escape, gang, dancer, striptease, euphemism, port, officer, seduction, savings, artist, naval officer, fake ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Request for a Song (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The real story of Nikos Koemtzis, who one night knifed a company of men in a tavern just because they wanted to dance on the song he had "ordered" from the musicians.
Plot: death, order, runaway, entrapment, serial killer, bouzouki, song, father, criminal, poetry, mass murderer, singer ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: hellas, athens, greece, athens greece
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41%
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Sweet Savior (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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, cult film
Plot: murder, lesbian, nude dance, cult leader, female stockinged legs, female nudity, exploitation, rape, gore, pantyhose, lesbianism, psycho ...
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37%
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Heads or Tails (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Since his wife died, Inspector Louis Baroni (Philippe Noiret) has become a virtual recluse, preferring the solitude of his quiet house to the company of others. His period of mournful contemplation is broken when he is called out to look into the ...
Plot: police officer, police, murder, sex, suspect, death, police inspector, suspicion, french, false accusation
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37%
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Judgement (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A juvenile court judge goes out of her way to try to aid a young man whom she believes has innocently gotten involved with a gang.
Plot: murder, judge, wheelchair, juvenile delinquent, female nudity, blood, physical abuse, dead children, hypnotism, gang member, police officer, female judge ...
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37%
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Stylus (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Angelo is an ambitious guy, who wants to make it into modeling and the fashion industry. Things are very hard for him, he tries to create a web series with a friend about the everyday life of a male model, in hopes he could turn it into a reality ...
Style: political
Plot: blood, murder, catwalk, pimp, party, fashion, bodyguard, underground, greek, nudity (full frontal - brief), model, designer ...
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Moord in extase (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 99 min.
Story: De Cock & Vledder investigate the robbery of an armored truck which leads to several murders.
Plot: police, ambulance, hospital, police station, dominatrix, morgue, murder, wheelchair, falling from height, funeral, pub, flashlight ...
Place: amsterdam
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33%
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Red Ink (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A female doctor is shot by police who think she pulled a gun on them. A reporter looks into the case and discovers links to the deaths of several black children.
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, conspiracy, conspiracy theory, police, female doctor, murder, african american, violence, doctor, child murder, paranoia, investigative reporter ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Life Not to Follow (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Neo-Noir film told in three interlacing chapters: Eric is a dead man and he knows it. Death is imminent and he must make amends for his past sins, by killing those who wronged him, no matter the price: A wiseguy willing to do anything to move up ...
Style: neo noir, dark, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: gangsters, criminal, police, revenge, death, violence, mafia, italian american, mexican standoff, murder, family relations, stripper ...
Place: boston
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Mrs. Serial Killer (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When her husband is framed and imprisoned for serial murders, a doting wife must perform a copycat murder, to prove her husband's innocence.
Style: tense, suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, female serial killer, murder, love affair, doctor, psycho, vengeance, deception, death, fear, love, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india
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32%
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The Lookout (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chris is a once promising high school athlete whose life is turned upside down following a tragic accident. As he tries to maintain a normal life, he takes a job as a janitor at a bank, where he ultimately finds himself caught up in a planned heist.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, young man, robbery, memory loss, murder, loss of friend, crimes, crime, tragic event, mentally challenged, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas, kansas city, california
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Pendulum (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the evening of his decoration for bringing a murderer to justice, Washington DC Police Captain Frank Matthews' wife, and her lover are murdered in bed. Jailed as the prime suspect, with the aforementioned murderer released on a technicality ...
Plot: death, murder, police captain, on the run, falsely accused, murderer, police officer, murder of wife, false accusation
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29%
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The Law of the Weakest (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Liège, a group of men gathers every day in a café situated near the steel factory which once reigned supreme. They play cards in a warm atmosphere but that hardly masks their quiet desperation. All unemployed, either because they can't ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: heist, crimes, crime gone awry, life is a bitch, friendship, couple relations, down on your luck, factory, ex convict, working class, plan, desperation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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29%
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Game Over (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland, Spain, UK, Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, bleak, rough
Plot: true crime, court, trial, murder, murder investigation, friendship, murder trial, police, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jail, friend, father son relationship ...
Place: finland
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Malibu High (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a high school senior is dumped by her boyfriend, her grades fall drastically...to avoid failing, she begins seducing her male teachers. Thus begins her downward spiral into drug addiction and prostitution, and ultimately assassinations for a ...
Style: suspenseful, sexual, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, prostitution, exploitation, teenage life, sexual relations, down on your luck, on the road, drug dealing, youth, gangsters, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
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28%
House of Manson (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An unflinching chronicle of Charles Manson, the ex-con who was able to amass a dedicated following of young people in the late 1960s. The era of peace and love was ultimately brought to its knees following his orchestration of the notorious Sharon ...
Style: suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: cult, cult leader, serial murder, murder, manipulation, confession, criminal, coercion, hippie, death, party, free love ...
Time: 1960s, year 1968, 60s, year 1969
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Return from the Ashes (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Jewish woman, Dr. Michele Wolf, interred in a Nazi concentration camp during WWII returns to her Paris home after the war's end. She's unaware that her husband, the handsome gigolo and chess master Stanislaw Pilgrin, has been having an ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: chess, murder, gigolo, cons and scams, innocence lost, infidelity, concentration camp, prison, kidnapping, survival, frame up, love affair ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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28%
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Acapulco Gold (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this rollicking adventure set on the high seas, an innocent insurance agent working on the beautiful Hawaiian island of Kauai, is framed as a drug smuggler. He gets help from a most unlikely source - the town drunk who knows more than anyone ...
Plot: money, helicopter, beach, drugs, yacht, bikini, gold, resort, golf, gun, greed, fight ...
Place: mexico, hawaii
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La orca (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl is kidnapped by 3 guys and taken to an abandoned house in the country, and make her write her own ransom letter. She soon discovers that one of her captors is infatuated with her and she will use those feelings to stay alive.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: kidnapping, ransom demand, sexuality, injection, police, sex, blackmail, wet dream, kidnapper, blind man, erotica, bathing ...
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Young, Violent, Dangerous (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paul, Joe and Louie are three young men from good families who decide to go on a bloodthirsty and pointless crime spree, much to the dismay of paul’s girlfriend (Eleonora Giorgi) and the local police commissioner (Tomas Milian). the group starts ...
Style: surprise ending, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: murder, robbery, sadism, sexual abuse, black panties, dead man, stolen car, panties, anger, delinquent, gas station, death ...
Place: milan italy, italy
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26%
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Judas Kiss (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The shooting of a U.S. senator's wife raises the stakes for kidnappers seeking a hefty ransom for a computer magnate.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, neo noir, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, blackmail, cons and scams, crime, state affairs, police investigation, crimes, crime gone awry, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, usa, los angeles, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Motherland Hotel (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The lonely proprietor of a small hotel in a provincial Turkish town develops a passion for a departed guest.
Plot: melancholy, rape, loneliness, inheritance, sexual frustration, murder, psychopath, death, police, sleeping, maid, killing a cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Devil All the Time (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In the 1960s after World War II in Southern Ohio, bizarre, compelling and mentally disturbed people suffer from the war's psychological damages.
Style: neo noir, gothic, suspense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, post war, church, insanity, reverend, serial killer, small town, evil, suicide, society, vengeance, violence ...
Time: year 1957, 1940s, post world war two
Place: west virginia, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: neo noir, serious, sexy, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, obsession, betrayal, infidelity, conspiracy, crimes, crime, fatal attraction, romance, love affair, adultery, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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25%