Movies like The Curse of the Yellow Snake

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The Curse of the Yellow Snake (1963)
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The Curse of the Yellow Snake (1963)
Original name: Edgar Wallace - Der Fluch der gelben Schlange
Genre: Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Chinese cult bent on taking over the world uses an idol called The Golden Reptile that they believe can give them the power to achieve their goal.
Plot: snake, chinese, world domination

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Most similar movies to The Curse of the Yellow Snake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, realistic and serious films with plots about murder, police, snake, female nudity, kidnapping, erotica and revenge mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Curse of the Yellow Snake: Der rote Rausch (1962), The Man from Beijing (2011), The Zombie Walks (1968), Dark Tide (1994), Venom (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Der rote Rausch (1962)
Genre: Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the run, after escaping a mental institution. He befriends a woman and her child, but the urge to strangle women with red necklaces still haunts him.
Plot: police officer, mass murderer, manhunt, psychopath, doll, wedding party, police, killer, tomboy, serial killer
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95%
The Man from Beijing (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, Sweden, Austria
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A cold day in January 2006. The police make a horrible discovery in the Swedish town of Hudiksvall: In one night, 18 people have been brutally murdered in the small town. The police suspect a madman is behind the bestial act. But when judge Birgitta ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Plot: massacre, murder investigation, corruption, revenge, brother sister relationship, police detective, chinese, female detective, police, female protagonist, judge, rape ...
Place: sweden, china
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81%
The Zombie Walks (1968)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A serial killer who calls himself "The Laughing Corpse" dresses up in a skeleton costume and kills his victims with a poison-filled scorpion-shaped ring.
Plot: police investigation, evil laugh, serial killer, funeral, dead brother
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73%
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Dark Tide (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brigitte Bako plays Andi, who visits her husband Tim working on a tropical island. Tim is collecting venom from poisonous eels, and his boat crew are mesmerised by his pretty wife. In particular, one of the crew members becomes obsessed with Andi. ...
Plot: horny woman, snake bite, cheating wife, lust, scuba, bikini, death by hanging, moaning, harpoon, diving, horny wife, rape and revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Venom (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a car breaks down in an isolated desert, a mother and young daughter are relentlessly pursued by a deadly snake
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: off the road, desert, survival, chase, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, on the run, snake, child in peril, crash, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Hunchback of Soho (1966)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is kidnapped and her identity is stolen by criminals attempting to collect her inheritance.
Plot: death, conspiracy, shower, hunchback, inheritance, world war two veteran, fake priest, evil priest, illegal gambling, cheating, general, reverend ...
Place: scotland yard, london
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55%
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Double Face (1969)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A millionare is unwittingly led into murder by his lesbian wife.
Plot: murder, deception, whodunit, mask, pantyhose, lesbianism, lesbian, female stockinged legs, female nudity, bare breasts, inheritance, car hit by a train ...
Place: scotland yard
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53%
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The Squeaker (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigates a series of murders where the victims have died by snake venom poisoning.
Plot: reporter, murder, snake, blackmail, police detective, poison, suicide of husband, crime investigation, tiger, animal bite, blowgun
Place: scotland yard, london
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52%
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Rainbow Drive (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Hollywood multiple murder is investigated by a homicide cop, despite high-placed efforts to cover up the crime.
Plot: murder, drugs, corruption, police
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52%
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Broken Trust (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Judge Nash is highly regarded for his position and decisions in the courtroom. He's approached by a special agent from a government task force investigating corrupt judges and lawyers, and asked to participate in a sting operation. Initially ...
Plot: sting operation, bribe, court, murder, judge, courtroom, trial
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Dogs of Riga (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A lifeboat floats ashore at the coast of Skåne. Inside are two dead men who who've been murdered. Policeman Kurt Wallander is assigned to the case. The men are identified with the help of the police in Latvia. One of their officers travel to ...
Plot: corpse, murder, police, corruption, conspiracy, police procedural
Place: eastern europe, latvia
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49%
Hostile Takeover (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Story: A man takes three co-workers hostage while working overtime on Thanksgiving weekend. He has no demands.
Plot: shot in the forehead, surrealism, insanity, disgruntled worker, female nudity, boss, hostage, vomiting
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49%
The Door with Seven Locks (1962)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich man bequeaths seven keys to seven of his friends, but only one will unlock the door to untold wealth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: multiple murder, snake, key, lobotomy, secret passage, mad doctor, locked door, castle, secret passageway, serial killer, kidnapping
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Room 13 (1964)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A serial-killer is murdering the ladies of a night club. Detective Gray is seeking for the killer but can only find a lot of gangsters. And the killer is about to act again...
Plot: private investigator, throat slitting, murder, serial killer, nightclub, stockings, striptease, stripper, blackmail, train robbery, suicide of mother, female serial killer ...
Place: scotland yard
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48%
In the Eye of the Snake (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Switzerland, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marc, a young snake expert, works at a museum in Geneva. He loves snakes, to the point that he owns many and even takes a bath with his huge pet python. He meets and falls in love with a beautiful young woman named Malenka, who is the assistant--and ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, jungle, love and romance, adventure, rivalry, danger, pets, sex scene, snake, older man younger woman relationship, love interest, assistant ...
Time: 90s
Place: switzerland, europe, africa
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46%
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Skinheads (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of students traveling to California are menaced by a vicious group of skin-heads in the Colorado mountains. A WW2 vet living in the mountains comes to their rescue.
Plot: skinhead, woman's neck broken, woman kills woman, blood, mountain, murder, snake, strangulation, gunpowder, neck breaking, throat slitting, violence ...
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46%
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Mortal Fear (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the provocative best-selling novel, a brilliant scientist finds the hidden link that can save countless lives, but when a crazed killer uses the same information to play God, millions are at risk. Dr. Jennifer Kessler is the one person who ...
Plot: doctor, latex gloves, corpse, car accident, eyeglasses, dental mask, surgical mask, morgue, caucasian, bathtub, scientist, medical mask
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45%
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Uppdraget (1977)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Common political thriller. Swedish representative is sent to an imaginary country in South America where a revolution is erupting. His assignment: to organize and mediate a conference between the government and the revolutionaries. Reading it ...
Plot: gun, mission, assassination, spy, army, mass murder, oppression, diplomat, brutality, politics, police, espionage
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Abhilasha (1983)
Genre: Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Abhilasha movie story was based on an unique point of removing section 302 from Indian penal Code, which sentences death. Struggling lawyer Chiranjeevi, lives with his roommate (allu aravind) and dreams of removing IPC section 302. Reason behind his ...
Plot: death sentence, court, prison guard, lawyer, prison visit, murder, prison, corpse, invitation, death row, on the run, party ...
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Double Negative (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Michael Taylor, played by Michael Sarrazin, is tormented by his sheer lack of memory concerning the night his wife was found brutally killed.
Plot: journalism, nude woman murdered, psychopath, female nudity, terrorism, flashback, woman on top, rape, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, murder of a nude woman, hiding place ...
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Flower and Snake 3: Punishment (1986)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: When successful business man refuses to save the business of his former business partner, his wife, a private teacher of written arts, and her student are kidnapped. The former business partner plans to execute his revenge by forcing both women into ...
Style: erotic
Plot: domination, japanese woman, bondage, erotica, s&m, submission, discipline, urination, tied up, rope, sex, female nudity ...
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41%
Flower and Snake 4: White Uniform Rope Slave (1986)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A perverted dentist (and dental assistant) that likes to sleep with his patients, gets obsessed with one in particular who also happens to be a lesbian. He uses everthing he can think of to abuse this woman and her female lover. Ropes/Dental ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: fetish, making love, anesthetic, s&m, legs, based on a novel, lesbian, leg, exploitation, sexploitation, rape, bondage ...
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41%
The Smile of the Fox (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Mark, a hitman haunted by his past as a corrupt Miami cop and the death of his wife and son, prepares for his next killing. Gradually he becomes fascinated by the beautiful prostitute who lives in the next apartment and they embark on a passionate ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: bleeding to death, shot in the shoulder, bisexuality, hitman, sensuality, attempted rape, shot multiple times, nude model, violence against women, erotica, sexual attraction, love interest ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Naakt over de Schutting (1973)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rick, who runs a pinball arcade, lets a room to Penny, a young teacher and karate fan. Penny gets to know Lilly, a singer who has just been hired with her friend Ed to act in a film. But Lilly soon discovers that the movie they are involved in is ...
Plot: singer, pinball, karate, director, female nudity, producer, pigeon, school teacher, streetcar, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: amsterdam
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37%
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The Penthouse (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dinah St. Clair lives the charmed life as the daughter of a wealthy record producer. Enter Joe Dobson, a friend from Dinah's past that has mental problems. Joe's mother killed herself when he was young. Since then, he has been obsessed ...
Plot: insanity, penthouse, escape, craziness, danger, hostage, female protagonist, reunion, trapped, friendship, maniac, mental institution ...
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37%
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French Silk (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Television movie about the murder of a televangelist, and the fashion company owner accused of the crime.
Plot: murder, love, investigation, fashion, erotica, magazine, suicide, womanizer, woman in underwear, interracial relations, woman in bra and panties
Place: new orleans
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High Noon (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Baltimore's top hostage negotiator embarks on a relationship with a man who could be her soulmate while racing to resolve a case that threatens her job and her life
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: law enforcement, hostage, danger, psychopath, dishonesty, deadly, negotiation, strong female character, surveillance, hostage negotiator, bar, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore
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36%
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Sweet Poison (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A convict on the run from the law kidnaps a couple who are on their way to a funeral. He finds that he got more than he bargained for when he realizes the man's sexy wife is falling for him.
Plot: cuckold, kidnapping, handcuffed man, robbery, young wife, trophy wife, female stockinged legs, prison escape, toilet, hotel room, diner, black pantyhose ...
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34%
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Fleshburn (1984)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier who deserted because of spiritual beliefs was tried and evaluated by four psychiatrists, and they all concluded that he was unable to distinguish right from wrong, so he was sentenced to a mental hospital. One day, he escapes and kidnaps ...
Plot: arizona desert, cult, hawk, psychiatrist, flashback, kidnapping, rifle, revenge, bound and gagged, murder, vietnam veteran, arizona territory ...
Place: arizona
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34%
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End Play (1976)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: And just when you believe there is nothing more to fear, you will begin to experience the ultimate terror of the END PLAY.
Plot: australian, murder, archery, hitchhiker, wheelchair bound, killer, bow and arrow, murder investigation, wheelchair, serial killer, brother brother relationship, sailor ...
Place: australia
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