Movies like The Killing of a Cat

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The Killing of a Cat (1994)
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The Killing of a Cat (1994)
Original name: Kissan kuolema
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the closed community of a reform school for teenagers, the principal's daughter is found sexually molested. The schoolgirls seem to know more than they are willing to tell.
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, juvenile delinquent, rape victim, reform school, sex crime, killing an animal, coming of age, teen romance, teenage rape, love, teenager, prison escape, revenge, cat, violence, youth, female nudity, rapist, teenage girl, power, child abuse, abandoned house, child rape, runaway ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: finland

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Most similar movies to The Killing of a Cat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, disturbing and psychological films with plots about female nudity, rape, teenager, violence, youth, male nudity and revenge mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Killing of a Cat: Freeze Me (2000), Lipstick (1976), Return to Sender (2015), Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000), Flocking (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Freeze Me (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chihiro is raped by three men and it is captured on video camera. She leaves her hometown and prepares to marry a colleague five years later, when one of the rapists arrives and says the others are on their way. He behaves like her long-lost lover ...
Style: disturbing, erotic, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: rape and revenge, rape, revenge, rape victim, sexual abuse, rapist, woman in danger, haunted by the past, exploitation, fear, female killer, making love ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
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95%
 5.5
 2K
Lipstick (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An aspiring avant-garde composer rapes a fashion model. When she takes him to court, she's slut-shamed by the defense and the man is exonerated. But justice will be served.
Style: sexy, disturbing, slasher, realistic, serious ...
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, rape victim, sexual abuse, teenage rape, vigilantism, rape of a minor, female nudity, fashion model, revenge, strong female lead, gay ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Return to Sender (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A nurse living in small town goes on a blind date with a man who is not the person he says he is.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, thought provoking, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: rape, rapist, rape and revenge, revenge, sexual abuse, rape victim, prison, flirting, female protagonist, crimes, sexual assault, stalker ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a contemporary fable loosely based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment". Roseanne is outwardly a perfect and popular teen. However, her image is hiding the abuse at her stepfather's hands, and she decides to ...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, clever, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, rape, high school, dysfunctional family, guilt, obsession, suburbs, bdsm, friendship, americana, crime and punishment, court ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 6.3
 821
Flocking (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a teenage girl reports a rape, her village ostracizes her and her family.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: youth, family relations, teenage life, parents and children, society, life turned upside down, village, social relations, mother daughter relationship, friendship, young love, generation gap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.8
 475
The Collector (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Eevi's life isn't going the way she would want it to, so she runs away, leaving destruction in her wake. No one will ever say no to her again.
Plot: female psychopath, mental disorder, arsonist, love, death, obsession, mental illness, cat fight, trespassing, violent behavior, violent woman, car accident ...
Time: 90s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.3
 10K
The War Zone (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.
Style: disturbing, rough, bleak, emotional, depressing ...
Plot: incest, sexual abuse, father daughter incest, dysfunctional family, child abuse, innocence lost, rape, brother sister relationship, incest rape, father daughter relationship, small town, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 4.7
 3K
Descent (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A college co-ed is brutally raped and struggles alone to rebuild her life, but when the chance for revenge comes she as a Victim sinks lower than her Predator.
Style: serious, disturbing, brutal, macabre, rough ...
Plot: rape and revenge, rape, brutality, revenge, violent sex, sexual fantasy, misandry, female on male rape, violence, rape victim, haunted by the past, depression ...
Time: contemporary
Place: baltimore, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 4.6
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Young Gods (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Taavi,the enigmatic 18-year-old lead, has just inherited his long-deceased wealthy parents home and estate. It is high school graduation and Taavi's birthday, and after his fiends greet him au natural and are arrested, Taavi invites his friends ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: voyeurism, youth, coming of age, dangerous attraction, teenage life, lifestyle, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, sexual relations, looking for sex, betrayal, sex crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.6
 20K
Cracks (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland, Spain, France, Switzerland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jealousy flares after the headmistress of an elite boarding school for girls becomes obsessed with a new student.
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, stylized, serious, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: boarding school, coming of age, obsession, older woman younger woman relationship, lesbian relationship, boarding school life, asthma, teenage crush, school, girls' boarding school, mental illness, teachers and students ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1934
Place: england, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.3
 2K
Autumn Blood (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two young orphans in the Tirolian Mountains come under siege by a vicious band of hunters. Frightened of being separated by child services following the death of their mother, a self-sufficient 16-year-old girl and her 10-year-old brother - who ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: teenage rape, rape, youth, orphan, social relations, isolation, child in peril, coming of age, crimes, family relations, teenage life, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.2
 49K
Fear (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 16 year old girl takes up with a charming young man who quickly shows his colors when he beats a friend simply for walking with her and then goes totally ballistic after she tries to break up with him.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, sexual, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, teen drama
Plot: obsession, psychopath, dangerous attraction, teenager, fatal attraction, obsessive love, stalker, crimes, virginity, borderline personality disorder, rivalry, rapist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.9
 5K
Suburbia (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When household tensions and a sense of worthlessness overcome Evan, he finds escape when he clings with the orphans of a throw-away society. The runaways hold on to each other like a family until a tragedy tears them apart.
Style: political, indie film, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, teenager, punk rock, skinhead, friendship, dysfunctional family, coming of age, subculture, friendship between men, graffiti, runaway, punk music ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Golden Apples of the Sun (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Behind these bars lies an unbridled fury. Caged Terror-a tale of madness, infidelity and revenge. Everyone needs to get away from it all, and the country is the most tranquil place to escape life's everyday battles. Or is it? Richard and Janet, ...
Style: suspense, avant garde, cult film
Plot: lake, sadism, forest, torture, hippie, kidnapping, psychotic, suffering, perversion, insanity, rape, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.9
 43K
Trust (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A suburban family is torn apart when fourteen-year-old Annie meets her first boyfriend online. After months of communicating via online chat and phone, Annie discovers her friend is not who he originally claimed to be. Shocked into disbelief, her ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, realistic, sexy, psychological ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: sexual abuse, teenager, father daughter relationship, investigation, bullying, innocence lost, teenage life, lie, youth, crimes, child abuse, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, california, usa, cleveland ohio, milwaukee wisconsin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Speak (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Freshman high-school student Melinda has refused to speak ever since she called the cops on a popular summer party. With her old friends snubbing her for being a rat, and her parents too busy to notice her troubles, she folds into herself, trying to ...
Style: touching, psychological, sentimental, sincere, sad ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: school, high school, rape, teenage life, youth, teenage girl, depression, innocence lost, rape victim, unsupportive friend, life is a bitch, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.4
 759
Nevrland (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 17-year-old Jakob wants nothing more than to feel alive. Uncontrollable anxiety attacks prevent him from doing so and force him to escape into virtual worlds. One night, he meets 26-year-old Kristjan in a cam chat. Their encounter marks the ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, bleak, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, gay love, gay interest, homosexual, coming of age, teenage boy, father son relationship, boy, teenager, violence, fear, anxiety ...
Time: 21st century
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.6
 297
Hush (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 103 min.
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Plot: murder, house, amusement park, sexual behavior, marriage proposal, parent child relationship, siblings, prisoner, police, anger, secret past, secret ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Skin, Skin (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mikko Niskanen's famous new wave film about the '60s urban intellectuals who get faced in the Finnish countryside with loads of beer.
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual revolution, love, student, drunkenness, young couple, dancing, twenty something, summer vacation, male female relationship, couples, young adult, troubled youth ...
Time: 60s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.4
 4K
Coldwater (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A teenage boy is sent to a juvenile reform facility in the wilderness. As we learn about the tragic events that sent him there, his struggle becomes one for survival with the inmates, counselors, and the retired war colonel in charge.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: juvenile delinquency, juvenile detention, re-education, survival, prison life, confined, youth, power relations, teenage boy, violence, escape attempt, humiliation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Before the Bat's Flight Is Done (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: How far can one person go when love becomes obsession?
Plot: gay, homosexuality, single mother, apartment building, teenage boy, sexual abuse, mother's boyfriend, murder, male nudity, teenager, teen angst, teenage sexuality ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Blackrock (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In New South Wales, Jared surfs with his mates and has a first girl. He hosts a beach party for his older pal, Ricko, and witnesses four of his mates gang-rape a 15 year old. He does nothing, and the next day, she's found murdered. At school, ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: sex crime, murder, gang rape, rape and murder, kids in trouble, crimes, society, drug dealing, youth, investigation, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Christie Malry's Own Double-Entry (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Netherlands, Luxembourg
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man uses the principles of double-entry bookkeeping to settle his accounts with society.
Style: realistic, serious, homoerotic
Plot: terrorism, dark humor, vandalism, vengeance, bank, fall in love, society, clergy, suicide attempt, male nudity, leonardo da vinci, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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The Silence of the Sky (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil, Chile
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After being a victim of rape within their own home, Diana chooses to keep the trauma secret. Mario, her husband, also has something to hide. The silence takes the couple's account over the day turns gradually into a peculiar form of violence.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: rape, home invasion, violence, secret, aftermath, husband wife relationship, mystery, family secret, family problems, marital problem, male female relationship, family relations ...
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.8
 21K
The Crush (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A precocious and obsessive teenager develops a crush on a naive writer with harrowing consequences.
Style: psychological, sexy, suspenseful, erotic, tense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, fatal attraction, mentally unstable, stalking, borderline personality disorder, journalism, lolita, revenge, female psychopath, false accusation ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.4
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Romans (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An adult victim of childhood sexual abuse confronts the horrors of his past
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: male rape victim, traumatized man, revenge, rape victim, sex scene, male nudity, female nudity, dark past, haunted by the past, fight, tragic past, borderline personality disorder ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.4
 12K
Fat Girl (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Elena is 15, beautiful and flirtatious. Her less confident sister, Anais, is 12, and constantly eats. On holiday, Elena meets a young Italian student who is determined to seduce her. Anais is forced to watch in silence, conspiring with the lovers, ...
Style: disturbing, erotic, sexy, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, sexuality, sex, innocence lost, rape, manipulation, virginity, virgin, sexual abuse, first time, defloration, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: south of france, paris france, rome italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
1313: Wicked Stepbrother (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Jarrod is horrified to learn that a faceless killer is celebrating his birthday by filling his mansion with the corpses of his closest friends.
Style: serious, realistic, scary, suspenseful, homoerotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, serial killer, youth, teenage life, homosexual, serial murder, murderer, camp, supernatural power, murder, birthday, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Just for the Hell of It (1968)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A teenage gang led by the vicious Dexter; his girlfriend Mitzi; and friends Denny and Lummonx; create havoic in a small Florida town by harrassing various people, vandalizing property, well... just for the hell of it. When a former gang member, ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: juvenile delinquent, beach, vandalism, hedonism, murder, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity, gang, rape, exploitation, revenge ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Hanged Man (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Ireland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Two lovers break the law and struggle to stay together when carnal obsession causes tempers to flare.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: blackmail, rape, haunted by the past, young lovers, life is a bitch, youth, family relations, teenager, mystery, love, coming of age, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%