Movies like The Sister-in-Law

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The Sister-in-Law (1974)
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The Sister-in-Law (1974)
Original name: The Sister in Law
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert and Edward are brothers involved in a web of adultery and deceit. They share Edward's wife and his mistress and a mission to deliver a package of jewels across the Canadian border, but the mission turns out to be deadly.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: divorce, drug traffic, adultery, swimming pool, exploitation, gangsters, crimes, drug dealing, crime, graphic violence, infidelity, love affair, couples, dishonesty, siblings relations, estrangement, unsupportive spouse, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, cheating wife, female nudity, sex scene, unfaithful husband, unfaithful wife, voyeur ...
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to The Sister-in-Law

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and suspenseful films with plots about dishonesty, couples, infidelity, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes and love and romance mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The Sister-in-Law: Blue Money (1972), Separate Ways (1981), The Stepmother (1972), The Two Mr. Kissels (2008), Hussy (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blue Money (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Handsome and successful Jim appears to have it all: he's married to the beautiful and supportive Lisa, has a healthy baby, and works a cool gig as the director of hardcore porno fare. Jim's seemingly perfect life starts to fall apart when ...
Style: cult film, realistic, serious, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: adult filmmaking, exploitation, unfaithful husband, adultery, dishonesty, infidelity, life turned upside down, couples, filmmaking, love affair, nudity (full frontal - brief), porn director ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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95%
 4.5
 171
Separate Ways (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A wife unhappy in her marriage begins an affair with an art student, unaware that her husband, a race driver, is also having an affair.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: infidelity, nightclub, marital crisis, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, love affair, college, down on your luck, couples, romance, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: future
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71%
 4.1
 367
The Stepmother (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Returning home from a business trip, an architect assumes that a client is having an affair with his wife and murders the man. His feelings of guilt and attempts to conceal the crime lead to more complications and death.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: adultery, murder, stepmother, sex with stepmother, stepmother stepson relationship, beach, beach house, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), dangerous attraction, love affair, sexual relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, mystery, dishonesty, couples, family relations, infidelity, couple relations, murder, deadly, crime, siblings relations, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 5.0
 412
Hussy (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beaty, a prostitute, and Emory, a lighting/sound technician, fall in love while working at the same London cabaret, but their relationship isn't easy.
Style: rough, sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: prostitute, dishonesty, gangsters, society, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), heist, countryside, love and romance, crime, drug dealing, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Pick-up (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sexy hippie chicks Carol and Maureen get more than they bargained for when they hitch a ride with groovy hippie dude Chuck in his nifty mobile bus home. The trio get lost in the Florida Everglades following a fierce rain storm and embark on a ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, surreal, scary, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual abuse, swamp, hitchhiking, motor home, murder, road trip, hippie, marijuana, graphic violence, curses spells and rituals, drug abuse ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Blood Oranges (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cyril and Fiona are a long-married couple who travel to an unnamed tropical coastal town to follow their sexual fantasies. There they meet another couple, Catherine, Hugh and their three children. Hugh is a photographer who specializes in nude ...
Style: stylized, sexual, psychological, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: open relationship, wife swapping, swinger, mate swapping, polygamy, swingers, swinger couple, nudity (full frontal - brief), voyeurism, unsupportive spouse, strong sexual content, family problems ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.6
 108
Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending
Plot: infidelity, murder, couple relations, love affair, crimes, who done it, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, couples, life is a bitch, deadly, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Suburban Madness (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, private detective, dishonesty, couples, family problems, infidelity, deadly, crimes, dentist, love triangle, adultery, under the surface ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Sexual Roulette (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a young couple loses all of their money at a casino, the husband performs certain "favours" in order to work the debt off, while his wife is unaware of this kinky arrangement.
Style: sexy, tense, suspenseful, sexual, erotic ...
Plot: gambling, sexual relations, love triangle, moral dilemma, infidelity, sexual favor, casino, exploitation, vengeance, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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InSearchOf (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sex is why we're all here. Power. Love. Sex. We're all looking for something. Ten characters each of whose lust sends them on a journey of discovery - sometimes decadent - spearhead the narrative threads in this unconventional American ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: infidelity, womanizer, sexual relations, looking for sex, couples, life is a bitch, dishonesty, male female relationship, adultery, sexual content, sex in car, forced abortion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Emanuelle in Bangkok (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emanuelle is sent to Bangkok on a journalism assignment. While there, she embarks on her own exploration of the secrets of sensual pleasure. While learning much, she also reveals several secrets of her own.
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: journalist, rape, sexploitation, love and romance, crimes, journalism, life is a bitch, couples, power relations, strong sexual content, self discovery, infidelity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 225
Summer Heat (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The young wife of a tobacco farmer falls in love with their handsome hired hand.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: deadly, murderous pair, romance, crimes, dishonesty, looking for love, love affair, infidelity, destructive relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.3
 641
Five Thirteen (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this tension-packed thriller, brothers Mike and Tre set out in search of better lives, trying to leave their demons behind for good. After being released from prison for a crime he didn't commit, Mike's only care in the world is to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: going straight, starting over, family relations, parents and children, hopes, crimes, release from prison, brother brother relationship, false accusation, life is a bitch, father daughter relationship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Betsy (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An auto-dynasty family experiences scandal, adultery, incest and power struggles in a juicy adaptation of Harold Robbins's best-selling novel. Ruthless patriarch Loren (Laurence Olivier) hires racecar driver Angelo (Tommy Lee Jones) to build a ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, touching, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, manipulation, conspiracy, parents and children, family business, family life, vengeance, destructive relationship, relationship vs career, love affair, couples, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1936, 1920s, 70s
Place: san francisco, detroit
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51%
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Jolene (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A teenage orphan spends ten years traveling to experience life.
Style: psychological, sentimental, realistic, sexy, serious
Plot: orphan, infidelity, teenage life, youth, love affair, on the road, cross country, couples, drugs/alcohol, romance, love and romance, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas, oklahoma, california, south carolina ...
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50%
 6.0
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Guilty Hearts (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Quiet and unassuming church organist Jenny Moran is depressed with her marriage to working-class Matt and leaves him. Jenny begins an affair with the manipulative and charming Dr. Stephen Carrow, who is also deacon of her church and a married man. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, church, love affair, investigation, couples, love and romance, crumbling marriage, deadly, crimes, family problems, infidelity, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Josie's Castle (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three free spirits cut their ties with the old-fashioned square world and shack up in a love commune. A Seventies cult favorite featuring Star Trek's George Takei (Mr. Sulu).
Plot: divorce, counterculture, commune, girl in panties, pubic hair, fondling, public sex, strip club, see through panties, sexual pleasure, lust, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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This Girl's Life (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Slice of life" take on life of international porn celebrity, Moon, and her musings on modern life, love and loss.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, porn actress, investigation, life is a bitch, lifestyle, human nature, sexual relations, parents and children, love affair, showbiz, starlet, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Girls Are for Loving (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two women who like control face each other in a battle over jealousy and weaknesses. The US is about to sign a trade treaty with an Asian country; in exchange for friendly relations, the US will loan the Asians money to purchase US goods under ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, undercover, working undercover, social differences, vengeance, kidnapping, bondage, couples, opposites attract, deadly, rivalry, espionage ...
Time: 70s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 554
Little Chenier (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: LITTLE CHENIER: A CAJUN STORY is the story of a young man who lives a simple life on a houseboat in the Louisiana bayou with his mentally handicapped brother until one is accused of a crime in the small town.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: mentally challenged, mental illness, houseboat, deputy sheriff, against the odds, dishonesty, crimes, family problems, uneducated, family relations, disability, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Brother's Wife (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After almost 10 years of marriage, attractive Zoe discovers that her marriage lacks passion and surprise, and is seduced by the possibility of finding those sensations already forgotten in her husband's brother. From this premise a series of ...
Style: stylized, sincere, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, unhappy marriage, sexual desire, cheating wife, love affair, sexual abuse, passion, family relations, love triangle, family problems, betrayal, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.7
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Cymbeline (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: War erupts between dirty cops and outlaw bikers as a drug kingpin (Ed Harris) tries to protect his empire.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, clever, tense ...
Plot: law enforcement, infidelity, family relations, uninhibited rivalry, gang, master criminal, police corruption, rivalry, crimes, intrigue, crime, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Betrayal (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While examining one of her patients, a doctor reveals that her husband is cheating with the patient's wife.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: infidelity, confession, cuckold, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, adultery, husband wife relationship, funeral, grief, denial, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: captivating, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, sexual relations, life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, strong sexual content, love triangle, adultery, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Inheritance (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Rome, 1880. Gregorio Ferramonti (Anthony Quinn) has decided to close his bakery, the family business. Then he tells his sons Pippo (Gigi Proietti), Mario (Fabio Testi) and Teta that they will have to fend for themselves. But Irene (Dominique ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, stylized, sexy
Plot: father son conflict, couples, family relations, manipulation, manipulations, dishonesty, love and romance, infidelity, parents and children, cheating wife, cuckolded husband, dying during sex ...
Time: 70s, 1880s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
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Open Gate (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In East Texas, a rodeo clown and bull fighters happens upon a drug-smuggling operation.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: unlikely criminals, lifestyle, crimes, dishonesty, drug dealing, life is a bitch, small town, drug smuggling, athlete's life, neo noir, couples, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 511
Money Kings (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vinnie's a bookie, happily married, running his operation for 30 years out of his bar in Brooklyn. Times change, the boys up the chain want a bigger profit, so Vinnie's expendable He's assigned a hotheaded kid, Tony, the nephew of a ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bookies, gambling, crime, bookie, loser, bet, down on your luck, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crimes, unlikely partners, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Maid in Sweden (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Maid in Sweden tells the story of Inga, a 16-year-old Swedish girl who leaves her rural home to spend a weekend in the Swedish capital. An innocent with no experience, but with prodigious physical attributes, she has a series of romantic adventures ...
Style: sexual, touching, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: innocence, voyeur, social relations, couples, youth, coming of age, teaching the ways of the world, city life, sexual relations, urban, innocence lost, weekend ...
Time: 70s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Porcelain Horse (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ecuador
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paco Chavez's life is careless and charming. It's a life of illicit drugs and a forbidden love affair he carries with Lucia, his former high school sweetheart, now married to another man. One night, Paco and his younger brother Luis, enter ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: forbidden love, addiction, love affair, family relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, crimes, drug abuse, parents and children, drug dealing, nudity (full frontal - brief), brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ecuador, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%