Movies like Keiho

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Keiho (1999)
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Keiho (1999)
Original name: 39 刑法第三十九条
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The psychiatric evaluation of a young actor arrested for a brutal double murder concludes he may be unfit for trial. Further investigation, however, reveals the crime was a well-planned statement against the section of Japan's criminal code granting diminished responsibility to the mentally impaired.
Plot: split personality, memory loss, actor, courtroom, child abuse, murder suspect, left handedness, revenge

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about revenge, murder, rape, courtroom, mother daughter relationship, female nudity and police mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Keiho: Flag in the Mist (1965), The Sting of Death (1990), The Scarlet Camellia (1964), Angel's Leap (1971), The Father (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Flag in the Mist (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When her only relative, her elder brother is accused of robbing and murdering an old woman loan-shark, pretty, young Kiriko (Chieko Baisho) travels from her home in Kyushu to Tokyo to get Japan's top lawyer to defend her brother. Unfortunately ...
Plot: court, trial, murder, revenge, baseball player, lawyer, retribution, evidence, witness, class differences, flashback, cigarette lighter ...
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The Sting of Death (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Miho and Toshio, putting their children and household at stake, duel for control in their degrading, middle-aged marriage.
Plot: infidelity, sexuality, marital crisis, revenge, adultery, insanity, suicide attempt, psychological drama, marriage
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The Scarlet Camellia (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In this Japanese drama, a young woman begins murdering all those responsible for her ailing father's condition. First she torches her parents' villa, and then slaughters all her lascivious mother's lovers. Because the girl is so ...
Style: jidai geki
Plot: adultery, presumed dead, alias, revenge, attempted rape, biological father, mother daughter relationship, set on fire, scissors, suicide, multiple murder, serial killer
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Angel's Leap (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this French crime thriller, you can leave the mob, but the mob won't leave you. Louis (Jean Yanne) has retired to a Thailand plantation with an Asian wife and child. Back in Marseilles, however, because a no-holds-barred gang war has broken ...
Plot: killer, revenge, brother brother relationship, police, italian american, murder, unfaithful wife, self justice, plantation, cheating wife, vigilantism, politician ...
Place: bangkok thailand, marseille
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The Father (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Baba" is a bitter melodrama set in Istambul. A father is not able to earn enough money to feed his family. He is waiting to emigrate to Germany. When his landlord's son kills a man while drunk, the father is prepared to answer for ...
Plot: poverty, father, emigration, revenge, prostitution, prison, murder, rape, family relations
Place: istanbul turkey
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Es geschah am hellichten Tag (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: homeless man, obsession, child abuse, lynch mob, child murder investigation, serial killer, child murder, con artists, single mother, false accusation, child murderess
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Hit and Run (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When an only child is struck by a car and dies, the child's mother (Hideko Takamine) seeks vengeance against the driver in this thrilling drama. The car was driven by the wife of a company president who is having an affair. The woman's ...
Plot: double suicide, cheating wife, death of son, class differences, car accident, witness, revenge, hit and run, chambermaid
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Play It Cool (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This Japanese melodrama chronicles the exploits of a geisha's beautiful daughter. The daughter is the geisha's pride and she spares nothing to insure that she has a bright future. But the hard-working young woman's dreams of becoming ...
Plot: violent sex, women's prison, revenge, protection, brothel, mother daughter relationship, bad girl, rape, love, yakuza
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Winter's Flower (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Kanno (Ken Takakura) is a Yakuza. He had to kill Matsuoka who betrayed their boss. Kanno knew Matsuoka had a 3-year-old daughter named Youko. Before he gave himself to the police, he asked his trusted man to take care of her. While in prison, Kanno ...
Plot: henchman, ex convict, revenge, correspondence, yakuza, guardian, going straight, prison, betrayal
Place: brazil
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Flower and Snake 5: Rope Magic (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Masayuki Asao's "Flower and Snake 4:Rope Magic" tells the story of the gambler,who is unable to pay his loan.His wife and daughter are kidnapped by Yakuza gang and subjected to many days of torture and sexual degradation.Typically ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: sex slave, hotel room, loan, sex, piano, stabbed to death, kimono, hitchhiking, torture, erotica, kidnapping, yakuza ...
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The Hunter's Diary (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Leaving his wife in Osaka, Honda leads a double life in Tokyo – after spending the day as an elite businessman, he flirts around in the evenings. He even rents a secret apartment where he keeps record of his girl hunts in his diary, the ...
Plot: diary, serial killer, hotel, voyeur, courtroom, suicide, revenge, husband wife relationship, fake accent, foreigner, necktie, multiple murder ...
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The Stranger Within a Woman (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tashiro (Keiju Kobayashi) coincidentally meets his best friend Sugimoto (Tatsuya Mihashi) in a bar very close to the apartment in which Sugimoto’s wayward wife is found dead. Although Tashiro is not a suspect in the police investigation, he is ...
Plot: confession, murder, strangulation, strangled to death
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Slayground (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Stone (Peter Coyote) hits an armored truck without his usual driver. The ensuing getaway leads to the death of an innocent. The payback is swift and brutal. The wronged father hires a twisted, sociopathic assassin to avenge his loss. One by one the ...
Plot: robbery, revenge, murder, machine gun, manslaughter, car accident, dead child, assassination, hitman, cat, death of child, thief
Place: england
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Negotiator (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three unidentified men hold a group of people hostage in a hospital after doing a smaller crime. Inspector Ishida and Captain Tohno handle the negotiations while one of their colleagues Lt. Ado tries to find the reason why the men decided to take ...
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Real Men (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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Duration: 180 min.
Story: A powerful and disturbing two-part drama about sexual manipulation, the loss of innocence and betrayal of trust, starring Ben Daniels. A policeman's determination to solve the three-year-old case of an abducted schoolboy leads him to uncover a ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, touching
Plot: child abuse, children's home, lie, children, police investigation, mystery, sexual abuse, bullying, rape, police, investigation, fear
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Gina (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful stripper hires renowned criminals to exact revenge on those who raped her in her motel room.
Style: neo noir
Plot: rape, gang rape, revenge, small town, rape revenge, stripper, rape and revenge, snowmobile, female nudity
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Telltale Talk Show Host (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Country: Japan, USA
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Genre: Crime, Drama
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