Movies like Acrimony

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Acrimony (2018)
 5.8
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Acrimony (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A faithful wife takes action when it becomes clear to her that her devious husband has betrayed her.
Style: tragic ending, emotional, rough, psychological
Plot: nervous breakdown, depression, attempted murder, divorce, deception, financial problem, betrayal, revenge, violence, unfaithful husband, courtroom, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, female psychopath, convicted felon, adultery, borderline personality disorder, fight, female nudity, hospital, sister sister relationship, domestic violence, love at first sight, male nudity, death of protagonist ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, realistic and tense films with plots about murder, husband wife relationship, revenge, violence, betrayal, female nudity and crimes mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Acrimony: Unforgettable (2017), The Girl on the Train (2016), The Roommate (2011), Forever Mine (1999), A Deadly Adoption (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Unforgettable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julia moves in with her fiancé, David, but his ex-wife and her own haunting past join forces to rock her quiet suburban existence.
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, psychological, rough, tense ...
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, stalking, ex husband ex wife relationship, divorce, jealousy, deception, betrayal, insanity, ex husband, frame up, unrequited love ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco
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100%
The Girl on the Train (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rachel Watson, devastated by her recent divorce, spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day, until one morning she sees something shocking happen there and becomes ...
Style: twist ending, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tricky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: police investigation, memory loss, psychology, obsession, psychiatrist, mental illness, psychiatry, depression, violence against women, ex husband ex wife relationship, train, cheating wife ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.8
 37K
The Roommate (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychological thriller ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, female psychopath, female stalker, obsessive love, college, college life, roommate, jealousy, danger, murder, medication ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 2K
Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hotel cabana boy falls for the wife of a powerful politico. But when she confesses to the affair, her husband determines to end it forever.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, love affair, haunted by the past, couple relations, love triangle, crime, unfulfillment, deadly, crimes, hidden identity, dishonesty, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, new york, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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A Deadly Adoption (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Things go awry when an author and his wife welcome a pregnant woman into their home, with plans to adopt her baby.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: adoption, baby, married couple, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, adultery, obsession, pregnant woman, family in danger, mother daughter relationship, murder, surrogate mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A History of Violence (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An average family is thrust into the spotlight after the father commits a seemingly self-defense murder at his diner.
Style: harsh, tense, twists and turns, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: revenge, self defense, family relations, small town, neo noir, robbery, attempted murder, attempted robbery, vigilantism, mafia, criminal's revenge, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa, pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Rich Man's Wife (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A rich man's wife finds she has a bad prenuptial agreement with an even worse husband. Over drinks with a stranger, she fantasizes about doing her husband in to void the prenupt. The stranger decides to turn her imagination into reality much to ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, non-linear ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, bar, police investigation, vengeance, crime gone awry, crimes, couples, manipulation, dangerous attraction, false accusation, crumbling marriage, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, london, australia, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fatal Attraction (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
Style: sexy, erotic, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual obsession, infidelity, adultery, extramarital affair, obsession, crimes of passion, family in danger, sexualized violence, dishonesty, danger, dangerous attraction, terrorizing ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Boy Next Door (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, sexy, serious ...
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, stalking, older woman younger man relationship, woman in danger, fatal attraction, seduction, blackmail, erotic thriller, stalker, neighbor, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Orgies of Caligula (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Roman emperor Caligula leaves the last days of glory amidst orgies of food and sex. During a show by two nude slaves, the emperor is particularly attracted to one of them, Lysia, ignoring that she had been planted close to him with orders to murder ...
Style: sexploitation film, surreal
Plot: slave girl, roman, slave, exploitation, roman emperor, love interest, introspection, alter ego, violence, gay kiss, sexploitation, swindle ...
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Double Jeopardy (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jack Hart lives with his lawyer wife and yound daughter and enjoys a wonderful life. Jack's old girlfriend, Lisa, comes into town and they have an affair. Lisa kills her current boyfriend in self-defense and Jack witnesses the whole thing. Lisa ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: femme fatale, murder, investigation, betrayal, manipulation, love and romance, legal investigation, manipulations, dedicated lawyer, dishonesty, legal, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.0
 2K
The Heavy (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry turned into betrayal between two brothers. One a prime candidate for Prime Minister, the other a henchman for a successful, yet shady businessman. Presented with an opportunity to take revenge against his brother, our anti-hero must ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gangsters, betrayal, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, dishonesty, sibling rivalry, violence, family relations, siblings relations, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Preacher's Mistress (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Single mother gets involved with a married preacher and framed for his wife's murder.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, serious
Plot: murder, married man, framed for murder, adultery, secret identity, private investigator, betrayal, mother daughter relationship, cheating wife, murder of wife, single mother, minister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.3
 346
The Stray (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a drifter is struck by a car the driver offers to take him back from the hospital to her home in order to nurse him back to health...which turns out to be one of the biggest mistakes of her life.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, serious, tense ...
Plot: crimes, danger, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, male female relationship, violence, restaurant, murder, homeless, police detective, revenge, seduction ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.0
 19K
Traffik (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A couple off for a romantic weekend in the mountains are accosted by a biker gang. Alone in the mountains, Brea and John must defend themselves against the gang, who will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.
Style: sad, rough, suspense
Plot: sex trafficking, fight, slave trade, escape, death of loved one, young couple, kidnapping, murder, violence, human trafficking, death, blood ...
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20%
 5.6
 19K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: psycho film, sadistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, killer, blood, family in danger, deadly, sociopath, serial killer, confined, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia, tennessee, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Love, Cheat & Steal (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The beautiful Lauren gets married with an older man. She is unexpectedly confronted with her ex, an escaped criminal.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, dishonesty, femme fatale, revenge, crimes, crime, power relations, frame up, jail, vengeance, forced kiss, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.8
 60
Fedz (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In London, just a few years from now, the government have enforced a curfew - no civilians on the streets after dark. A terrorist group have threatened to release a killer virus. Time is running out for the FEDZ.
Style: captivating, contemplative, suspense, tense, unusual plot structure
Plot: father daughter relationship, revenge, ex cia agent, murder, ex husband ex wife relationship, violence, car chase, chase, agent, tough guy, deception, foot chase ...
Place: los angeles, berlin germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Error in Judgment (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A shrink makes an error in judgment when she introduces her unstable female patient, an artist, to her lusty husband, an art dealer.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: dinner party, gym, nightmare, ambulance, stabbing, drawing, adultery, breakup, sex scene, painting, camera, workout ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 4.3
 212
Betrayed (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julie, six months pregnant, and her boyfriend Trent arrive at a tiny Cape Cod cabin for some time to relax. The town is quiet and deserted during the off season… except for Sully, the creepy guy who’s keeping an eye on the couple from a ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: betrayal, couples, crimes, dishonesty, couple relations, pregnancy, blackmail, kidnapping, abduction, ransom, danger, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Pacific Heights (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A couple works hard to renovate their dream house and become landlords to pay for it. Unfortunately one of their tenants has plans of his own.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, clever, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, manipulation, mind game, yuppie, con artists, lodger, cheating, danger, deadly, manipulations, fight back, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, beverly hills, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Only For One Night (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A married womans husband with a perfect life cheats with her sister with extreme consequences befalling them all.
Style: emotional, sexy, psychological, suspense
Plot: sister, married, lie, adultery, seduction, infidelity, extramarital affair, husband wife estrangement, love and romance, sex, passion, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 4.5
 924
Bad Karma (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as Jack Malloy, a hardcore career criminal until a near-death experience causes him to turn his world around. But when his former partner Drake is released from prison, he tracks Jack down to blackmail him into one last job. Jack is ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, dishonesty, frame up, going straight, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, husband wife relationship, criminal, revenge, ex convict, murder, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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A Mother's Worst Fear (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alice is starting a new chapter in life by moving on from her highly stressful job as a hostage negotiator and putting more focus on her family. Suddenly, her world is turned upside down when her daughter is abducted with no demand for ransom. As ...
Plot: chloroform, vendetta, blindfold, bound and gagged, unfaithful husband, mother daughter relationship, hostage negotiator, family relations, husband wife relationship, new job, abduction, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Revenge is a Promise (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A social conscience thriller about a courageous Afro-Caribbean girl from Haiti, who is trapped inside a human-trafficking network in the United States. She chooses to risk her life in order to gain her freedom and expose an explosive conspiracy ...
Style: thought provoking, multicultural, suspenseful, contemplative, suspense ...
Plot: social justice, female protagonist, friendship, religion, perseverance, african american, love, violence, chase, corruption, deception, kidnapping ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Lies of the Twins (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An ex-model is seduced into danger by her psychotherapist boyfriend's wicked identical twin.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: betrayal, twins, therapist, erotic thriller, family feud, danger, self discovery, romantic rivalry, twin, identical twins, sibling, psychiatrist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.3
 175K
Cape Fear (1991)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological thriller ...
Plot: family in danger, rape, rapist, lawyer, fear, dangerous attraction, crime, violence, prison, serial killer, crimes, revenge ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Web of Deception (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Philip Pearloff is a prominent forensic psychiatrist, with a beautiful wife and a successful practice. But when he meets a beautiful woman, his loyalty is tested and he is drawn to her advances. After a night of passion, she becomes ...
Plot: psychopath, adultery, courtroom, suicide
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 5.4
 541
Devious Nanny (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman tries to protect her family after her husband has an affair with their nanny. As her husband's co-workers are killed, she discovers everything is not what it appears to be.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, murder, family, danger, adulterous husband, family problems, haunted by the past, parenthood, unfaithful husband, obsession, adultery ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Judicial Consent (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Judge Gwen Warwick becomes involved in the murder trial she has been assigned. Her marriage is on the rocks and the murder victim is an old friend, who rumour has it, had an affair with her.
Plot: murder, stockings, revenge, female stockinged legs, female protagonist, sex, judge, jury, husband wife relationship, black pantyhose, female judge, district attorney ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%