Movies like Silent Witness 1985

If you like "Silent Witness" you are looking for movies about / with family conflict, rape, fear, female nudity, rapist, family relations and court themes of Drama genre shot in USA.
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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: family conflict, rape, fear, female nudity, rapist, family relations, court, 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 serious, psychological, sincere and realistic films with plots about rape, rapist, rape victim, female nudity, courtroom, court and trial mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Silent Witness: Spike Drink Gang (1995), A Scream from Silence (1979), Mondo Keyhole (1966), Pleasure Campus: Secret Games (1980), My Son Is Innocent (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, female nudity, butcher shop, bare breasts, police officer, police detective, extortion, ransom
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100%
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, rape victim, interview, rapist, contemplating suicide, hate, feminism, misogyny, girl, male female relationship, shame ...
Place: africa
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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: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: serial rapist, revenge, rape, rapist, lesbian, husband wife relationship, rape and revenge, castration, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: california, los angeles
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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: husband wife relationship, bondage, punishment, torture, female nudity, family relations, hypnosis, hypnotism, sex, rapist, teacher, school ...
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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, police station, imprisonment, police interrogation, false accusation, courtroom, police investigation, mistaken identity
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38%
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Share (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After discovering a disturbing video from a night she doesn’t remember, sixteen-year-old Mandy must try to figure out what happened and how to navigate the escalating fallout.
Plot: rape, high school, 16 year old, female director, pot smoking, repeated scene, party, hardware store, playing a video game, drink, drunkenness, convenience store ...
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Recommendation for Mercy (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a 14 year-old boy is accused of raping and murdering a little girl
Style: based on true events
Plot: court, rape, murder, rape accusation, teenager
Place: canada
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37%
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 victim, control, life, publicity, victim, confrontation, reflection, rape, newspaper, courtroom, compassion
Place: iowa
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37%
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Red Roses and Petrol (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dysfunctional Irish family gathers after the death of their patriarch.
Style: touching, serious, psychological, sincere, captivating
Plot: secret, dysfunctional family, family conflict, family reunited, family relations, husband wife relationship, family gatherings, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family tragedy ...
Place: new york, ireland
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37%
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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: rape, rape victim, understanding, feminist, anger, social injustice, courtroom, defense attorney, sexual assault, victim, humiliation, skepticism ...
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37%
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 ...
Style: sincere, touching, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, slavery, family secret, white male black female relationship, interracial relations, inheritance, court, social injustice, racial prejudice, sibling rivalry, secret, mixed race child ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: georgia
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36%
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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, mistaken identity, sexual assault, rape victim, confrontation, rapist, victim, humiliation, courtroom, court, aftermath, social problem ...
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35%
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: courtroom, civil rights, rape, racist, jury, interracial relations, clock, african american, hotel, trial, businessman, cross cultural relations ...
Place: texas
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35%
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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: rough, disturbing, emotional, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual harassment, courtroom drama, feminism, rape, small town, lawsuit, against the odds, sexism, court, fighting the system, labor union, financial problem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s, 70s
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: court, rape, museum, professor, attorney, dysfunctional marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), courtroom, female nudity, trial, pubic hair, male nudity ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: rape, ballet, stalker, carjacking, shower, female nudity, gay slur, exploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), air disaster, car theft
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new york
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33%
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, rape and revenge, rapist, victim, revenge, guilt, rape victim, rape, mother daughter relationship, obsession
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32%
Without Her Consent (1990)
Genre: Crime, 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: rapist, court, confrontation, trial, social injustice, victim, neighbor, courtroom, rape victim, rape, vigilante
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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: teacher, simulated sex, japanese woman, female nudity, rape victim, rapist, rape, erotica, sexploitation, bare breasts, female teacher
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Elements of Doubt (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Plot: devotion, kindergarten, hearing, accusation, sex party, rape victim, wheelchair, female nudity, rape, courtroom, father daughter relationship, lawyer ...
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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, pregnancy, rape, love, abortion, breasts, infertility, sex, gang rape, rapist, interrupted sex, pregnant from rape ...
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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, racism, indifference, loss of innocence, female director, apathy, witness
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: drunkenness, rape victim, social worker, post traumatic stress, group of friends, college student, rape, courtroom, language barrier, injury, breakup, rapist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: serious, disturbing, psychological, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: incest, sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, parents and children, stepmother stepson relationship, murder, life is a bitch, family problems, haunted by the past, siblings relations, missing person, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, asia, vietnam, usa, san francisco
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30%
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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 ...
Style: slasher
Plot: sexploitation, pregnant from rape, pregnancy, rape victim, child born of rape, deaf, deafness, sign language, rapist, rape
Place: nova scotia
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29%
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: serial rapist, rapist, rape victim, rape
Place: toronto ontario canada
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The Verdict (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: mother love, death sentence, death penalty, blackmail, rape, kidnapping, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, murder, court, dead girl, mother ...
Place: lyon
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28%
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: school teacher, schoolgirl, bare breasts, japanese woman, rape, prostitute, female teacher, teacher, female nudity, rape victim, sexploitation, erotica ...
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27%
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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: injustice, rape, arrest, male nudity, female nudity, sexual assault, delivery man, trial, divorced divorcee, court, suspect, pubic hair ...
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27%
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: rape, orgy, stripper, pantyhose, prostitution, sex, topless, lesbianism, moral corruption, nudity (full frontal - brief), apartment, pimp ...
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26%