Movies like Still Life 1990

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Still Life (1990)
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Still Life (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The alleys of downtown Manhattan become a modern killing field when corpses begin turning up, disfigured and gruesomely posed to appear as pieces of art.In the frightening climate of the "Art Killer", Peter Sherwood, a struggling musician, is hired to compose for a patron of the arts, and thinks his dreams are coming true. But as the body count continues to rise, the clues surrounding the murders oddly begin to lead police closer and closer to Peter and his new job. Suddenly, all eyes are on Peter and he must scramble to find the real killer - before he becomes his next masterpiece.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, artist, musician, obsession, art, murder, crazy, suicide, reporter, psycho killer, fan, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, homicide detective, news report, strip club, framed for murder, female reporter, murder suspect, publicity stunt, videotaping, media frenzy, musical performance, mob, male in shower, pay phone ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to Still Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, psychological and surprise ending films with plots about murder, serial killer, investigation, crimes, obsession, mystery and deadly mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Still Life: Do You Like Hitchcock? (2005), Radio Silence (2019), Nemesis Game (2003), Cover Me (1995), The Forget-Me-Not Murders (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Do You Like Hitchcock? (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1990, as a boy, Giulio was chased through the woods by two women after spying on them practicing witchcraft. Now a young film student in Turin, he watches his neighbors in the flats across from his third floor apartment, especially Sasha when ...
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, investigation, uncover truth, psychopath, serial killer, supernatural ability, woman in danger, obsession, voyeurism, suicide, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.9
 838
Radio Silence (2019)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Relationship Therapist, Dr. Jill Peterman, had the highest-rated call-in radio show when her world was pulled out from under her following the on-air suicide of a female caller named Alexis. Shaken to her core, Dr. Jill walked away from her show ...
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, exciting, twists and turns, psychological thriller
Plot: suicide, serial killer, chase, investigation, psychologist, female psychologist, murder, radio, revenge, radio show, danger, dialogue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.4
 2K
Nemesis Game (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sara Novak is an introverted college student with a few skeletons in her closet. Shying away from classmates, she prefers to spend time with Vern, an older comic store owner who shares her passion for mind games and riddles. But when the riddles she ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: mind game, murder, uncover truth, investigation, riddles and clues, obsession, dangerous attraction, serial killer, college, woman in danger, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 3.4
 253
Cover Me (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Police are stymied when a serial killer begins hacking up nude models all over L.A. In desperation, they hire sexy ex-policewoman Holly Jacobsen to do a little undercover work. At first her boyfriend Bobby Colter, also a cop, agrees to the plan, but ...
Style: cult film, psychological thriller
Plot: serial killer, escort, topless, strip club, abusive mother, stripper, police partner, sex scene, mind game, undercover, homicide detective, lesbian couple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Forget-Me-Not Murders (1994)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A detective tries to track down a serial killer who is thought to be targeting the policeman's god-daughter.
Plot: psychiatrist, confession, painting, mother daughter relationship, police detective, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bald woman, sister, murder investigation, portrait, death of loved one, loss of loved one ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.8
 364
Poison (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Traci is a devious teenage girl who befriends and kills anyone who comes between her and her mother, Dana, a failed movie actress who lies for and protects Traci.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, obsession, family relations, mystery, crimes, youth, mind game, parents and children, teenage life, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.7
 2K
Snapdragon (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An erotic amnesiac lures a police psychologist into a world of lust and danger.
Style: erotic, realistic, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: seduction, prostitute, murder, serial killer, police, law enforcement, investigation, who done it, killed during sex, power relations, crimes, obsession ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The 4th Floor (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman moves into a new apartment that she inherited from her grandmother, who had died there in a bizarre accident. She is immediately confronted by totally bizarre neighbors and someone is obviously out to get her as rats and flies engulf ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, mystery, supernatural, woman in danger, psychopath, mysterious character, neighbor, female protagonist, voyeurism, chase, couples, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Grave Misconduct (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A fledgling mystery writer sees an opportunity to advance her career after the death of a novelist/friend but faces dire consequences when a series of vicious murders occur, implicating her.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: librarian, library, murder, death of friend, serial killer, book
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.1
 265
The Sovereign (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: For two months a serial killer has been terrorizing the city of St. Petersburg. Every Wednesday a girl between 9 and 12 years old is the victim. The brutality of the maniac plunges city residents into horror. Parents are afraid of leaving their ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, investigation, obsession, murder, whodunit, death, homicide detective, maniac, murder investigation, crime investigation, killing spree, murderer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.0
 1K
Fear (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Ally Sheedy helps police solve murders by mentally linking with the murderer. Then she discovers a murderer with the same talent - who wants to share the fear of his victims with her!
Style: tense, scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, police, who done it, police detective, police investigation, supernatural ability, stalking, witnessing a crime, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.8
 285
After Midnight (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When an exotic dancer is murdered at a seedy strip club, her sister Constance, a TV newscaster, goes undercover to find the killer. While working at the club, she quickly realizes that everyone is a suspect and that other dancers are being targeted. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: murder, investigation, undercover, serial killer, stripper, working undercover, uncover truth, amateur detective, vengeance, rivalry, loss of sister, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 187
Loss of Faith (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A crime novelist searches for a missing baby at his sister's behest and makes painful discoveries about himself along the way.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: baby, ex husband ex wife relationship, mansion, private investigation, nanny, attorney, artist, kidnapping, reporter, alcohol abuse, frame up, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Lust for Vengeance (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five women obsessed with sex & drugs pay for their sins.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, mysterious man, revenge, friendship, obsession, female victim, murder, fear, sadist, voyeurism, couples, staircase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.9
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Bodily Harm (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Homicide cop Rita Cates takes a murder case where the victim is a Las Vegas stripper. The investigation immediately takes a perverse turn when she discovers the prime suspect: a psychotic ex-cop with whom she once had a torrid affair. That initial ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: murder, striptease, getting away with murder, police officer, policewoman, suicide of husband, police, ex cop, stripper, police protagonist, murder investigation, affair ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Murder-Rock: Dancing Death (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A series of murders rock a dance academy in New York in which the mysterous directress, Candice, sets out to find the kiler, with a little assistance from a shady male model, named George, who has a hidden agenda for her as does she for him.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, rivalry, dance studio, mystery, investigation, vengeance, track down, crimes, dancer's life, serial killer, competition, female serial killer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Reflections in Black (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman dressed in black is murdering young women. The police question lawyer Anselmi for whom one of the girls worked as a secretary, and it turns out that all the victims were friends of lawyer's wife Leonora.
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, whodunit, serial killer, lesbianism, murder victim, dead woman, lesbian, promiscuity, female nudity, female homosexuality, razor
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Reaper (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Horror novelist Luke Sinclair retreats to a small town to finish writing his latest book. A young woman is murdered in the woods nearby, in circumstances similar to those in his bestselling novel, "Reaper". Faced with increasing pressure ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, sexual murder, alcohol abuse, investigation, motel, writer's block, sheriff
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Factory (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An obsessed cop is on the trail of a serial killer prowling the streets of Buffalo, N.Y. but when his teenage daughter disappears, he drops any professional restraint to get the killer.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, investigation, police detective, graphic violence, crimes, confined, vigilantism, obsession, manhunt, track down, missing woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Evil Judgment (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A girl starts her own investigation after the police fail to catch a local serial killer.
Style: slasher
Plot: murder, serial killer, stalker, maniac, investigation, violence, corruption, country, justice, mansion
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.7
 38K
The Vanishing (1988)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, France, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Rex and Saskia are enjoying a biking holiday in France when, stopping at a gas station, Saskia disappears. Confounded, Rex searches everywhere, but to no avail. Three years later, he's still obsessed with finding her, pleading his case on ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: missing person, obsession, kidnapping, mind game, mystery, crimes, disappearance, obsessive quest, rivalry, vacation, serial killer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe, holland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Phantom of Sojo (1964)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masked killer is stalking and killing Londoners outside a nightclub.
Style: art house, psychotronic
Plot: murder, insurance fraud, writers, prostitution, murder mystery, female nudity, sister sister relationship, female killer, serial killer, blackmail, strip club, cult ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 1K
Serialized (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After getting dropped by her publisher, celebrated novelist Hannah Ryan uses the negative forces in her life to inspire the creation of a pulp crime serial that posts new chapters to subscriber's devices every week. The initial release is a ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: insanity, serial killer, homicidal maniac, psychopath, rage, fame, violence, fan, psycho terror, writer's life, obsessed fan, sadistic killer ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Dangerous Love (1988)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A psychopath kills members of a video dating club and records their deaths.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: righting the wronged, murder, false accusation, frame up, crimes, life is a bitch, law enforcement, mystery, dishonesty, stripper, undercover cop, falsely accused ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.7
 3K
Trauma (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Awaking from a coma to discover his wife has been killed in a car accident, Ben's world may as well have come to an end. A few weeks later, Ben's out of hospital and, attempting to start a new life, he moves home and is befriended by a ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, crimes, investigation, haunted by the past, psychopath, mysterious character, supernatural, starting over, supernatural ability, mind game, ghost, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Presumed Innocent (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon charged with the murder.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, mistress, murder, lawyer, infidelity, investigation, mystery, crimes, protagonist as suspect, dedicated lawyer, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Five Women for the Killer (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Thriller about a reporter who comes home from an overseas assignment to find his baby in the hospital and his wife dead...
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: whodunit, serial killer, pregnant woman, infertility, murder of a nude woman, sexual murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), writers, airport, widower, woman in danger, pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 330
Listen (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young woman thinks one of her neighbors in her apartment building is a serial killer and begins to suspect both her current boyfriend and former girlfriend of being the killer.
Style: realistic, serious, erotic, sexy, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, breakup, couples, gays and lesbians, love and romance, law enforcement, mystery, dishonesty, best friends, crimes, who done it, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 517
Wandering Eye (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Neglected by her workaholic husband, a young wife, Maren Abbott, meets a man through Wandering Eye - a networking website designed to facilitate extramarital liaisons. Charming as he is, she realizes she can't go through with the affair. When ...
Style: suspense, psychological, unusual plot structure, tense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, husband wife relationship, police officer, evil man, murder investigation, serial killer, revenge, chase, interrogation, death, vengeance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.9
 100
Red Wind (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A psychotherapist who specializes in treating people in abusive relationships inadvertently causes a patient to kill her abusive husband.
Style: twist ending, psychological thriller
Plot: psychotherapist, doctor patient relationship, female protagonist, obsession, husband wife relationship, private detective, misunderstanding, abusive husband, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, abusive relationship, murder, psychopath ...
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%