Movies like The 4th Life

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The 4th Life (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this surreal thriller, mysterious blond Marie March takes a journey to the town of Darckeville to scam a priceless set of antiques from an eccentric collector, but also to get away from the clutches of her overbearing older husband. On the freight train to Darckeville, fevered sensual dreams and dark childhood memories crowd her troubled mind - portentous omens of an unresolved past hurrying to catch up with her. Set against a backdrop of fading dreams, broken aspirations, and the crumbling ruins of a decaying town coloured with strange characters, their separate paths collide with explosive results.
Style: psychotronic, psychedelic, gothic
Plot: memory, surrealism, lesbian, murder, revenge, neo-noir, psychotic, unrequited love, occult, stabbing, underground, nightmare, breasts, knife, neo noir, innocence, female nudity, girl, motel, death, chase, flashback, rooftop, hallucination, delusion ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, serious, suspenseful and scary films with plots about murder, revenge, female nudity, blood, crimes, violence and flashback mostly in Thriller, Fantasy and Horror genres. Some movies like The 4th Life: Bedroom Eyes II (1989), Double Face (1969), Sorceress (1995), I Still See You (2018), Tony Watt's Frankenpimp (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Successive Slidings of Pleasure (1974)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman is questioned by the police and the judges, suspected of being a modern witch. The girl who shared her apartment has been found dead, and a pair of scisors impaled through her heart, as she lay attached to the bedposts. Apparently, the ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: murder, lesbianism, eroticism, surrealism, bare breasts, dead woman on bed, body painting, nameless character, stabbed with scissors, tied up, accused of murder, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bedroom Eyes II (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This sequel to 1986's Bedroom Eyes is the mixture as before, with Wings Hauser replacing the first film's star Kenneth Gilman. Once again, stockbroker Hauser begins succumbing to his chronic voyeurism. And also once again, his obsession ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: frame up, voyeurism, infidelity, revenge, murder, plot twist, shower, husband wife relationship, stock market, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbianism ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.6
 407
Double Face (1969)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A millionare is unwittingly led into murder by his lesbian wife.
Plot: murder, lesbian, whodunit, deception, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbianism, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, burnt face, black pantyhose, trenchcoat ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 3.5
 736
Sorceress (1995)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two friends, who both work for the same high-priced, high-powered law firm, are both married to modern day witches. Erica, the wife of Larry, believes that he is being led astray by Carol, an old flame, who also works for the same law firm. Erica ...
Style: remake of cult film, psychotronic
Plot: sex scene, ritual, threesome, witch, sexual fantasy, exploitation, lesbian sex, female nudity, murder, shower, married woman, lesbian threesome ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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I Still See You (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Bella Thorne stars in this spellbinding and romantic supernatural thriller. Ten years after an apocalyptic event left the world haunted by ghosts, Roni (Thorne) receives a threatening message from beyond the grave. Joining forces with a mysterious ...
Style: mysterious, enigmatic, macabre, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, death, high school, ghost, murder, paranormal phenomena, young adult, dead, teenage girl, post apocalypse, life & death, teenage boy ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Tony Watt's Frankenpimp (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 194 min.
Story: Romeo Montague is the alias of (the re-animated) Patient Zero, a skilled, mutated android hit-man/pimp/ancient relics collector, that lives in Verona City, N.Y.; a dystopic metropolis filled with extreme horror & sexual deviancy; featuring: ...
Plot: friendship, female nudity, bare breasts, lesbian, lesbian sex, exploitation, police, love, death, revenge, murder, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Way of the Wicked (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lawrence Salva's script centers on a detective (Facinelli), on the trail of a murderer, who is led to believe that a local teenager, harboring some sort of strange supernatural power, may be involved. Slater plays the man's disbelieving ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, satanic
Plot: gory, clergy, ghost, small town, demon, evil, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, supernatural, murder, good versus evil ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
For Love or Murder (1970)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wealthy, eccentric chemical company owner sends his woman to get an American writer to take a mind control drug, Kemek, to verify its potential. She accomplishes her mission, but falls totally in love with the writer. The chemical magnate, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, crimes, private detective, mind control, medicine, experiment, track down, vengeance, deadly, drowning, female nudity, woman drowned ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.3
 273
Body Language (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The ambitious Betsy is happy: she gets promoted to a leading management position. Her happiness is spoiled only a little by problems with a boyfriend who feels neglected and an harassing boss. She realizes much too late that her secretary Norma is ...
Plot: office, murder, secretary, night, investigation, evil, dinner, apartment, building, femme fatale, identity theft, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 357
Sugar Cookies (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A film producer murders his star actress during an erotic "game" and makes it look like suicide. The dead girl's lesbian lover discovers what happened, and plots her revenge.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: murder, lesbian, revenge, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, crime, sex, suicide, deadly, couples, mind game, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 945
Picture Claire (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After her Montreal apartment burns down and her possessions are reduced to ash, Claire Beaucage heads to her boyfriend's place in Toronto, only to find that he's missing. Then the police mistake her for Lily Warden, a sinister woman who ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: mistaken identity, police, chase, murder, theft, crimes, neo-noir, crime, dishonesty, gangsters, womanizer, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
No Place to Hide (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Detective Joe Garvey is called in to a mysterious case: a ballerina has been slayed on stage during a performance, it seems she didn't even fight. At her house Garvey finds her 14 years old precocious sister Tinsel. She's not very ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough
Plot: orphan, murder, conspiracy, police, revenge, convent, gory, estate, crimes, attack, secret, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 7K
Blackway (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman newly returned to her hometown becomes the subject of harassment by a man named Blackway, an ex-cop turned violent crime lord who operates with impunity in this small community on the edge of the wilderness. Forsaken by the local ...
Plot: stalker, revenge, murder, loss of daughter, intruder, woman with a gun, female protagonist, bloody face, glass shard, bar, flashback, wheelchair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
 4K
10x10 (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lewis is an outwardly ordinary guy, but in reality he is hiding an obsession - revenge - against Cathy. Lewis kidnaps Cathy in broad daylight and takes her to his home, where he locks her in a soundproof cell and attempt to extract a dark secret ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: revenge, abduction, missing child, crimes, tied feet, beating, violence, murder, dialogue, danger, crime, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Prisoner of Love (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Supermodel Naomi Campbell sizzles in this suspense-charged erotic thriller that delves into the dark world of obsession, seduction and crime. When a small time hood makes a hit, beautiful Tracy becomes his unwitting witness... and the object of his ...
Plot: hitman, murder, bartender
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Pyro... The Thing Without a Face (1964)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A married man has a brief affair, then goes back to his wife and children. His jilted mistress, believing that if he had no more family he'd come back to her, sets fire to his house, hoping to kill them. The man, unsuccessfully trying to rescue ...
Plot: arson, murder, revenge, flashback, dog, extramarital affair, puppet, ferris wheel, carnival, doll, explosion, island ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Nightmare Detective (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events take a horrifying ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, gory, slasher, supernatural ability, mystery, investigation, mind game, murder, who done it, psychopath, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 8K
Puppetmaster (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Toulon, a puppet maker, discovers an ancient Egyptian potion and uses it to bring his creations to life. His puppets become murderous little demons and escape. Distraught, the master takes his life. Years later, psychics tune into the existence of ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hotel, puppet, objects come to life, ghost, supernatural, serial killer, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, good versus evil, crimes ...
Time: 80s, year 1939, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Truth Beneath (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After an extremely close national assembly race, Jong-chan wins the nomination of his party. He and his wife Yeon-hong are fully committed to the campaign and when their teenager daughter Min-jin goes missing, Jong-chan convinces Yeon-hong not to ...
Plot: revenge, disappearance, blackmail, teen angst, election campaign, teenage daughter, infidelity, politician, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Doctor Mabuse: Etiopomar (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Mabuse, criminal mastermind - returns in this epic steam punk thriller, in which six interwoven tales document the downfall of Dr. Mabuse and his city "Etiopomar".
Style: epic, gothic, apocalyptic
Plot: escalation, human android relationship, catacomb, german expressionism, battle of wits, death, hallucination, conspiracy, paranoia, laboratory, foot chase, scientist ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Midnight Movie (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the 1970's, a slasher flick was released named The Dark Beneath. The director and star of the movie Ted Radford suffers a mental breakdown and is admitted to a psychiatric ward. His doctor attempts to cure him by showing him his movie, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, foaming at the mouth, slasher, chase, gory, suburbs, ghost, serial killer, mind game, race against time, violence spree, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ninja III: The Domination (1984)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A female aerobic instructor is possessed by an evil spirit of a fallen ninja when coming to his aid. The spirit seeks revenge on those who killed him and uses the female instructor's body to carry out his mission. The only way the spirit will ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, revenge, one man army, supernatural, danger, vengeance, good versus evil, master criminal, master warrior, fighting crime, vigilantism ...
Time: 80s
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The 'Human' Factor (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After his family is brutally murdered for an unknown reason, a computer engineer sets out to find those responsible.
Plot: murder, revenge, retribution, family, hostage, vigilante, dead woman, terrorism, standoff, woman shot, terrorist, blockade ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Blindside (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Harvey Keitel plays Penfield Gruber, a once great scientist, reduced to managing a sleazy hotel. Gruber monitors the daily comings and goings of his tenants, mainly for his own interest, until underworld figures ask him to spy on a suspected ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: espionage, murder, scientist, hotel, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, drug dealing, adventure, intrigue, obsession, voyeurism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mako: The Jaws of Death (1976)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man accidentally learns that he has a mystical connection with sharks, and is given a strange medallion by a shaman. Becoming more and more alienated from normal society, he develops an ability to communicate with sharks telepathically, setting ...
Plot: shark, revenge, death, murder, evil scientist, talking to an animal, shaman, slasher, psychic power, shark attack, vietnam war veteran, breeding ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 5K
Prevenge (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A pregnant widow, believing herself to be guided by her unborn child, embarks on a homicidal rampage.
Plot: revenge, baby, dj, boxing gloves, climbing, female serial killer, newborn, caesarean birth, pregnant woman, pregnant, severed penis, throat cut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
I Spit on Your Grave: Vengeance is Mine (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jennifer Hills is still tormented by the brutal sexual assault she endured years ago. She’s changed identities and cities, reluctantly joining a support group where she begins to piece together a new life. But when her new friend’s murderer goes ...
Style: rough, surreal, bleak, psychological
Plot: revenge, rape victim, murder, group therapy, violence, investigation, female protagonist, vigilantism, torture, borderline personality disorder, female friendship, attempted rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Trapped (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of college students accidentally see a local redneck kill his wife. A deadly game of cat-and-mouse ensues, with the students trying to escape the area while the killer sets out to eliminate the witnesses who can tie him to the murder.
Plot: murder, adultery, animal trap, explosion, shotgun, axe, forest, impalement, exploding car, pickup truck, attempted rape, cave ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Cries of Pleasure (1983)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man invites a woman to his house to live with him, just before the arrival of his wife who is coming back from the insane asylum.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, love triangle, seduction, woman kills a man, blow job, mute, dead body in swimming pool, guitar, threesome, vagina, coitus, pubic hair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Violated Angels (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 56 min.
Story: A young man breaks into a nurse's rooming house and one-by-one kills off nurses.
Plot: lesbian, killer, screaming, nipples, sex scene, cruelty, rapist, breasts, multiple murder, bondage, threatened with a gun, injury ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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