Movies like Silent Witness 1985

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Silent Witness (1985)
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Silent Witness (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The marriage of a young working-class woman is jeopardized when she witnesses her brother-in-law's participation in a gang rape of an intoxicated woman in a neighborhood bar.
Plot: rape, fear, family conflict, female nudity, rapist, family relations, trial, secret, courtroom, gang rape, witness, husband wife relationship, testimony, rape victim, brother in law

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Most similar movies to Silent Witness

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, sexploitation film, psychotronic and psychological films with plots about rape, female nudity, rapist, rape victim, courtroom, sex and lawyer mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Silent Witness: Mondo Keyhole (1966), A Scream from Silence (1979), Pleasure Campus: Secret Games (1980), My Son Is Innocent (1996), A Case of Rape (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mondo Keyhole (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Howard Thorne is a rapist in Los Angeles: he meets women at work and at parties or he sees them walking down the street, and he follows them, terrifies them, and assaults them. He also dreams about these assaults, and he's unclear how much of ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: serial rapist, rape, revenge, lesbian, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship, rapist, castration
Place: los angeles, california
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95%
A Scream from Silence (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A director and an editor, both woman, cannot work on a movie presenting the rape of a nurse without reacting on the scenes they're working on, the situation of womanhood in general, and the way the 'Justice' handle those cases of rape.
Plot: rape, female director, hate, film within a film, contemplating suicide, feminism, misogyny, rape victim, girl, rapist, interview, courtroom ...
Place: africa
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93%
Pleasure Campus: Secret Games (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: This is a combination of stories dealing with the ecstatic adventures of high school student Sachiko.
Plot: sex, violence, female nudity, family relations, torture, classroom, hypnotism, rape, punishment, hypnosis, teacher, student ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
My Son Is Innocent (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a brutal nighttime attack on a woman alone in her suburban home, police investigators zero in on teenager Eric Sutter. When the victim identifies Sutter as her attacker, the legal system closes in on the boy as friends, neighbors and the media ...
Plot: rape, falsely accused, mistaken identity, police investigation, false accusation, imprisonment, courtroom, police interrogation
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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A Case of Rape (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When she was raped, Ellen thought it was the worst thing to ever happen to her. What was worse, was the treatment by the hospital staff, police and the court system, when she reported it, and the man was caught.
Plot: defense attorney, feminist, understanding, humiliation, anger, courtroom, rape, social injustice, sexual assault, rape victim, victim, social problem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Free, White and 21 (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A motel owner in Texas is accused of raping a civil-rights worker from Sweden.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: civil rights, interracial relations, rape, jury, courtroom, racist, clock, segregation, businessman, exploitation, judge, african american ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Conviction (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A girl and her art professor get trapped inside a castle-museum after it closes at night. After a little resistance she agrees to have sex with him, but then she sues the professor for rape. The professor will have to prove his innocence.
Style: controversial
Plot: museum, rape, sex, professor, court, sex scene, trial, pubic hair, sexual desire, sexual awakening, courtroom, sexuality ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
A Mother's Justice (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl named Debbie is attacked by a bus stop one evening and is blindfolded and raped. Her mother, Lila, who is consumed with guilt is determined to catch the rapist...
Plot: bait, rapist, rape victim, victim, guilt, mother daughter relationship, obsession, rape, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Two Girls for a Madman (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young girls in New York City studying to be ballet dancers are chosen by a crazed sex fiend to be his next victims. He rapes one of them at gunpoint and then proceeds to stalk and terrorize both of them.
Plot: ballet, rape, stalker, exploitation, female nudity, carjacking, car theft, shower, gay slur, air disaster, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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North Country (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.
Style: disturbing, rough, emotional, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual harassment, courtroom drama, feminism, rape, lawsuit, against the odds, small town, fighting the system, sexism, labor union, family relations, financial problem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 90s, 1990s
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Female Teacher : Twice Raped (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Science Teacher at high school science, Kojima Miho is a popular among male students this worked bad for her..
Style: pink cinema, sexploitation film
Plot: female nudity, sexploitation, rape victim, teacher, erotica, bare breasts, rape, rapist, simulated sex, japanese woman, female teacher
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Elements of Doubt (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: rape victim, accusation, hearing, kindergarten, devotion, lawyer, father daughter relationship, rape, sex party, wheelchair, female nudity, courtroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Zooey & Adam (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Adam and Zooey have been trying to have a baby for several months, only to end up pregnant after a rape. Unsure of the parentage of their child, they decide to have the baby anyway.
Plot: female nudity, breasts, pregnancy, unknown father, rape, gang rape, love, sex, interrupted sex, pregnant from rape, rapist, infertility ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Saatchya Aat Gharat (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A group of young boys and girls grapple with moral issues in a changing world.
Plot: group of friends, police station, language barrier, rape victim, post traumatic stress, injury, nightclub, rape, drunkenness, rapist, breakup, college student ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A pair of teenage girls in rural Pennsylvania travel to New York City to seek out medical help after an unintended pregnancy.
Plot: rape, teenage girl, rape victim, singing, female director, teenager, talent show, 17 year old, pregnancy, abortion clinic, karaoke, teenage pregnancy ...
Place: pennsylvania, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Taking Back My Life: The Nancy Ziegenmeyer Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: True story about a rape victim who took a stand that rape is never the victim's fault and inspired many other victims who felt shame about what had happened to them to speak out.
Plot: control, reflection, confrontation, life, publicity, courtroom, victim, rape victim, rape, compassion, newspaper
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Little Boy Blue (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Living in rural Texas is a dysfunctional family: an abusive dad, a Vietnam vet with a war wound that's left him impotent; a compliant wife and a son of about 20, two small sons who look a lot like their brother. The dad harbors a secret, and he ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: incest, sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, parents and children, murder, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, family problems, stepmother stepson relationship, investigation, alcohol abuse, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa, vietnam, asia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Spike Drink Gang (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mrs Tsui (Yvonne Yung) buys a soft drink at a convenience store but feels drowsy afterwards to the point of fainting. Two men take care of her but are in fact after her bank account information. She wakes up in a different area and reports the ...
Plot: rape, prisoner, spiked drink, police officer, extortion, police detective, ransom, bare breasts, butcher shop, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Johnny Belinda (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While attempting to set up a communal garden in the poverty stricken rural community of Hatcher, Bill Richmond becomes aware of a silent, mute, disheveled girl by the name of Belinda. He soon learns that she is considered mentally handicapped by the ...
Plot: rape, deafness, deaf, child born of rape, sign language, rapist, pregnant from rape, slasher, rape victim, sexploitation, pregnancy
Place: nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Many Trials of One Jane Doe (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a true story about an extraordinary woman, who after a traumatizing rape, refuses to remain a victim. Wendy Crewson stars as Jane Doe (as she must legally be called), a woman who discovers she was the fifth victim of a serial rapist ...
Plot: rape, rape victim, rapist, serial rapist
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Cry Rape (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A man who is arrested for rape swears it wasn't him but somebody who looks just like him, but the victim insists it was him.
Plot: rape victim, rape, mistaken identity, sexual assault, social problem, police interrogation, victim, confrontation, lawyer, rapist, court, courtroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Verdict (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: blackmail, rape, death penalty, mother love, topless, trial, male nudity, female nudity, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), dead girl, french giallo ...
Place: lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Dumont's Case (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Michel Dumont is charged, judged and sentenced for a rape he denies ever having committed. While he serves his time in prison, Solange, who he fell in love with during his trial, embarks on the colossal task of proving his innocence and having the ...
Plot: rape, injustice, delivery man, sexual assault, female nudity, male nudity, trial, divorced divorcee, false accusation, arrest, father
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Female Teacher: Dirty Afternoon (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A teacher, Sakiko Kurata (Yuki Kazamatsuri), receives a phone call regarding one of her former students. Young Sueko (Ayako Ôta) is accused of being a prostitute and has requested Sakiko’s help. This minx seduces random strangers for sex, but ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film, pink cinema
Plot: schoolgirl, sexploitation, female nudity, erotica, prostitute, rape, bare breasts, teacher, female teacher, japanese woman, simulated sex, rapist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 547
37 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a March night in 1964, 37 neighbors in Queens, New York, witness the brutal murder of Kitty Genovese. None of them takes action or calls the police. 37 tells the story of a few of these people and what led up to the night when they unexplainably ...
Plot: murder, rape, racism, loss of innocence, apathy, female director, indifference, witness
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51%
A House Divided (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the terrible Civil War which has devastated the South, Amanda America Dixon returns home to find she has become the sole heir to a vast cotton plantation. But the dreadful secret which has blighted her life threatens to deprive ...
Plot: racism, interracial relations, biracial, deep south, pregnant from rape, lust, slavery, daughter, slave, plantation, courtroom, court ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Ladies Club (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A raped policewoman forms a vigilante group of various rape victims. They abduct and castrate men whom have committed repeated violations of women, and got away with it through legal technicalities.
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: castration, revenge, rape, vigilante, misandry, female doctor, surgery, murder, female protagonist, courtroom, rape revenge, drugged ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
CQ2 (Seek You Too) (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: CQ2 (seek you too) is the story of an teenager, with an uncertain future, who canalises her lust for life in the study of contemporary dance.
Plot: androgyny, rape, ex convict, female director, sex, lesbianism, gang rape, modern dance, lesbian, troubled teen, tattoo, drug dealer ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
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46%
Daughters of Lesbos (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Exploitative look at a secret club for women where they can go to be with other women.
Style: psychotronic, sexploitation film, cult film, erotic
Plot: hippie, rape, revenge, rape revenge, lesbian sex, bare breasts, lesbianism, lesbian, erotica, sex, nipples visible through clothing, large breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Rabbit Man (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hans and Lollo just had their first child. Hans is a gym teacher and is constantly tormented by his pupils. Hans's dad Bengt, is a news reporter on TV9, the channel who shows "such as people want to see". Bengt's latest report ...
Plot: rapist, pedophile, sex, rape, bare breasts, bicycle, tabloid, pedophilia, female nudity, bully, journalism, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%