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, trial, secret, courtroom, gang rape, witness, testimony, rape victim, husband wife relationship, brother in law

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, pink cinema, rough and sexploitation film films with plots about rape, female nudity, rape victim, rapist, courtroom, sex and trial mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Silent Witness: Mondo Keyhole (1966), A Scream from Silence (1979), Without Her Consent (1990), My Son Is Innocent (1996), Free, White and 21 (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ...
Plot: serial rapist, revenge, rape, lesbian, rapist, husband wife relationship
Place: 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, rape victim, male female relationship, girl, violence, film within a film, rapist, interview, courtroom, court, shame, feminism ...
Place: africa
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94%
Without Her Consent (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fact-based story about the emotional trauma and following legal problems of a young woman who was raped by an acquaintance.
Plot: rape, neighbor, social injustice, rape victim, confrontation, courtroom, vigilante, victim, trial
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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, police interrogation, courtroom, false accusation
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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.
Plot: racist, rape, civil rights, courtroom, jury, false accusation, businessman, trial, clock, segregation, criminal, african american ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: social injustice, feminist, understanding, defense attorney, courtroom, victim, sexual assault, rape victim, rape, humiliation, anger, skepticism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, carjacking, female nudity, gay slur, shower, exploitation
Place: manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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.
Plot: museum, rape, sex, court, professor, female nudity, pubic hair, trial, architect, sex scene, sexual desire, sexual awakening ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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: victim, rapist, mother daughter relationship, guilt, rape victim, obsession, revenge, rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, apathy, indifference, loss of innocence, racism, witness
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: rape victim, female nudity, rape, bare breasts, sexploitation, erotica, japanese woman, female teacher, simulated sex, rapist, teacher
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Verdict (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: blackmail, death penalty, rape, murder, female nudity, dead girl, mother, kidnapping, male nudity, trial, topless
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: police station, nightclub, group of friends, post traumatic stress, rape victim, courtroom, break up, college student, social worker, rape, drunkenness, language barrier ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: infertility, rapist, interrupted sex, sex, gang rape, love, female nudity, rape, abortion, pregnant from rape, breasts, pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Elements of Doubt (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: hearing, rape victim, wheelchair, father daughter relationship, devotion, sex party, accusation, lawyer, hotel, rape, female nudity, courtroom
Place: kindergarten
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: rape, compassion, control, confrontation, courtroom, victim, rape victim, life, publicity, newspaper
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: teacher, school, student, husband wife relationship, torture, hypnotism, rapist, classroom, punishment, bondage, rape, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: rapist, serial rapist, rape victim, rape
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ 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: sexploitation, rape, rapist, deaf, rape victim, deafness, slasher, sign language, child born of rape, pregnant from rape, pregnancy
Place: nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, pedophilia, tabloid, journalism, father son relationship, school, bully, bicycle, sex, female nudity, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, sincere, thought provoking, factual ...
Plot: feminism, sexual harassment, rape, courtroom drama, lawsuit, small town, fighting the system, sexism, against the odds, labor union, financial problem, secret ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: minnesota, mine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: sexploitation film, pink cinema
Plot: rapist, erotica, prostitute, rape, sexploitation, bare breasts, female nudity, teacher, japanese woman, simulated sex, female teacher, schoolgirl ...
⇓ 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, false accusation, male nudity, father, female nudity, delivery man, sexual assault, arrest, trial
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, butcher shop, police detective, police officer, extortion, ransom, female nudity, bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: rape, androgyny, sex, gang rape, lesbianism, women's prison, female nudity, lesbian, dance teacher, ex convict, modern dance, absent mother ...
Place: montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, courtroom, female protagonist, murder, surgery, rape revenge, razor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Toys Are Not for Children (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Miserable with her marriage to a toy-store clerk and obsessed with memories of her long-absent father, child-like Jamie learns that toys are not for children when she turns her life around--by becoming a hooker! Playing "daddy's little ...
Plot: adultery, sex, exploitation, rape, prostitution, pimp, incest, breasts, absent father, cleavage, dysfunctional marriage, infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Giselle (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sexy girl seduces all the members of her family. She indirectly causes the failure of his father's marriage, for her stepmother falls in love with her. Then, she has affairs with her father's stepson, and with the farm housekeeper. She and ...
Plot: rape, female full frontal nudity, lesbianism, outdoor sex, sex, lesbian, erotica, female nudity, sexploitation, gang rape, exploitation, coitus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Sweet Sickness (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A young woman gets sexually used and abused by every man she meets while on her way to rising to the top of Hollywood's entertainment industry.
Plot: prostitution, stripper, orgy, rape, pantyhose, actress, sex, female nudity, female stockinged legs, topless, apartment, moral corruption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Altar of Lust (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A sexually confused young woman in a session with her psychiatrist relates her tale of coming to New York City from Sweden after being raped by her stepfather, falling in love with a young man named Don and then realizing that she is finding herself ...
Plot: psychiatrist, sex, rape, sex therapy, stepfather, cheating boyfriend, therapy, belly dancer, flashback, male full rear nudity, outdoor sex, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%