Movies like Puppy

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Puppy (2005)
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Puppy (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Attempting suicide, sultry but down-on-her-luck swindler Liz is rescued by lonely tow truck driver Aiden. But instead of rushing her to the hospital, Liz's savior abducts her to his remote farmhouse, convinced that she is the wife who abandoned him years earlier.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, semi serious
Plot: obsession, confined, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, crimes, psychopath, mentally unstable, love affair, couples, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, dark humor, kidnapping, abduction, hostages, hostage, manipulations, danger, manipulation, pregnancy, female nudity, sister sister relationship, male nudity, infidelity, attempted rape ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to Puppy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about crimes, danger, psychopath, obsession, deadly, couples and murder mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like Puppy: The Flying Dutchman (2001), The Collector (1965), Living in Peril (1997), Love Object (2003), Tattoo (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Flying Dutchman (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sexuality and serial murder in an American village.
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, serial killer, dangerous attraction, obsession, mentally unstable, crimes, deadly, couples, psychopath, who done it, murder, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Real World Movie: The Lost Season (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Things get a little crazy when an obsessed fan, who has been rejected during the audition process numerous times, kidnaps the cast and brings them to a new house. Here, he films them, using highly sophisticated camera equipment that is wired to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, parody, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: disorder, psychopath, confined, crimes, nothing goes right, danger, save the day, obsession, hostage, kidnapping, abduction, anti hero ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.6
 10K
The Collector (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Freddie is an inept bank clerk with no future. His only hobby is collecting butterflies, which gives him a feeling of power and control that is otherwise totally missing from his life. He comes into a large sum of money, and buys himself a country ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, obsession, collector, mentally unstable, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, danger, confined, captivity, missing person, butterfly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Living in Peril (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The young architect Walter leaves his wife Linda to go to L.A. to draw a mansion for Harrison. On the highway a truck driver almost drives him off the road. Walter calls the truck-company to complain. The driver gets fired. When Walter arrives to ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, mind game, stalking, danger, obsession, psychopath, dangerous attraction, crimes, mentally unstable, rivalry, deadly, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 6.3
 3K
Love Object (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The twisted tale of Kenneth, socially insecure technical writer who forms an obsessive relationship with "Nikki", an anatomically accurate silicone sex doll he orders over the Internet.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, serious, slasher
Plot: sex doll, office, murder, mentally unstable, psychopath, danger, couples, objects come to life, love affair, obsession, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.3
 705
Tattoo (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Karl Kinsky, an unbalanced tattoo artist, becomes obsessed with Maddy, a model he meets when he is hired to body-paint several women for a photo shoot, making the women look like they have large tattoos. As Kinsky grows more obsessed with Maddy, he ...
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, kidnapping, nudity (full frontal - brief), tattoo, crimes, mentally unstable, danger, graphic violence, woman in danger, voyeurism, bondage, sexual content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 4K
Gone (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A contemporary psychological thriller in which a young British couple travelling through the Australian outback become involved with a mysterious and charismatic American whose motive for imposing his friendship upon them becomes increasingly ...
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, infidelity, deadly, dishonesty, mysterious character, couples, missing person, wilderness, couple relations, road trip, on the road, american abroad ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
5150 Rue des Ormes (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 5150 ELM'S WAY is located at the end of a quiet street in a small town. When Yannick fell off his bike, he knocked at the door of the Beaulieu residence so he could clean the blood off his hands. But Jack Beaulieu and his family had other plans ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, scary, neo noir ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, chess, kidnapping, unlikely criminals, mentally unstable, confinement indoors, obsession, crimes, confined, deadly, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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I Can Make You Love Me (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Laura Black has got it. She has got her master in computer science and she has got that great job in Silicon Valley. Time to say 'bye bye' to mom and dad and to leave Virginia. Everything seems to be fine with one exception. That guy ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, realistic
Plot: hostage, pursuit, obsession, psychopath, violence, destiny, mentally unstable, rivalry, hostages, deadly, danger, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 561
Natural Enemy (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: William McNamara plays a young man who was given away by his mother at birth, seeking revenge on her for abandoning him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, adoption, parents and children, danger, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, crime, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 2K
The Fan (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A record store clerk is an obsessed fan of an actress of stage and screen (Lauren Bacall). However when his letters are rejected, the fan strikes out at the actresses friends, then at her.
Style: suspenseful, slasher, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, murder, obsessed fan, woman in danger, stalking, actor's life, mentally unstable, crime, crimes, danger, price of fame, actress ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Perfect Strangers (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Melanie goes home from the pub with a handsome stranger, she’s captivated by his charm and attentiveness. He sails her away to his ‘castle’- a rundown shack on a deserted island. But when seduction becomes deception and passion becomes ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: obsession, island, stalking, dangerous attraction, psychopath, mysterious character, danger, destructive relationship, isolation, couples, romance, obsessive love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In September 2011 writer Michel Houellebecq briefly disappeared off the face of the earth. Wild rumours began circulating on the Internet that he’d been abducted by Al-Qaeda or aliens from outer space. Some Twitter users even expressed relief that ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, talky, contemplative ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, confined, writer's life, danger, crimes, friendship, farce, dark humor, abduction, kidnapping, friends, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 7K
Murder 2 (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A former police officer gets hired by a gangster to trace missing call girls and their abductor.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: serial killer, model, prostitute, false accusation, woman in danger, couple relations, infidelity, murder, dangerous attraction, couples, pimp, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Deadly Betrayal (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: International reporter Jeff Randal spends half of his time abroad. His wife Donna feels neglected. When their preteen daughter Melinda's hunky teacher Adam Hamilton notices, Donna becomes his hot lover, to her Boston bookstore employer and ...
Style: tense, sexy, suspenseful, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, dangerous attraction, love affair, love and romance, crimes, danger, betrayal, couples, murder, stalking, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Cellar Door (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, slasher, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, psychopath, mind game, confined, woman in danger, captivity, survival, obsession, serial killer, crimes, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 435
The Neighbor (1993)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple, Mary and John, awaiting a baby is in search for a house when they decide to buy that lovely old villa they found by coincidence. What they both do not know is that Myron, the owner of that villa and their new neigbour, is a dangerous ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: pregnancy, psychopath, couples, obsession, dangerous attraction, deadly, danger, rivalry, mind game, family problems, woman in danger, murder ...
Time: 90s, year 1993, year 1943
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.1
 689
Cold Heart (2001)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman discovers becoming attracted to the wrong man can have deadly consequences in this tense erotic thriller. Linda (Nastassia Kinski) is a woman whose life would seem ideal on the surface: she runs a thriving business and is happily married to ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, psychopath, infidelity, unhappy wife, adultery, family problems, crimes, love and romance, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Pleasure Drivers (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: "The Pleasure Drivers" lays out three separate interconnected stories involving an adulterous therapist, a young sociopath call girl, a vicious lesbian hit woman, a white trash kidnapper, and a brain-damaged ex-cult guru. It's ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: psychopath, gays and lesbians, couples, social relations, religions or cults, kidnapping, infidelity, looking for sex, hitman, sexual relations, dishonesty, hostage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.4
 315
Cupid (1997)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A brother and sister with a past incestuous relationship have a current murderous relationship. He murders the women who reject him and she murders the women who get too close to him.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, tense, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, dangerous attraction, love affair, murder, obsession, investigation, crimes, danger, love and romance, deadly, graphic violence, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Rosewood Lane (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Radio talk show therapist Sonny Blake (Rose McGowan) moves back to her childhood home on seemingly idyllic Rosewood Lane after her alcoholic father dies. But upon arrival in the old neighborhood, Sonny discovers her neighbors are terrified of the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, psychopath, deadly, stalking, crimes, missing person, radio show, media, suburbs, danger, graphic violence, boy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Bridesmaid (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hard-working young man meets and falls in love with his sister's bridesmaid. He soon finds out how disturbed she really is.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, love affair, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, danger, mentally unstable, crimes, romance, power relations, couples, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 2K
The Plumber (1979)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: At first simply grating, the presence of a hard-edged, macho plumber who damages more than he repairs and returns day after day soon turns menacing for the intellectual wife of a distracted doctor.
Style: offbeat, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: couple relations, rivalry, danger, mentally unstable, mind game, domestic disturbance, couples, dark humor, uninvited guest, family problems, indoor, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 803
Alias (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Eva accidentally witnesses (and tapes) the suicide of a girl. The tape is stolen but retrieved by Dieter, with whom she starts an affair.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, tense, scary ...
Plot: wrong place wrong time, witnessing a crime, woman in danger, deadly, danger, dishonesty, crimes, dangerous attraction, couples, psychopath, adultery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ghent, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.7
 2K
Impulse (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Acting on impulse, Claire Dennison (Willa Ford), enjoys a brief fling with a sexy stranger (a dead ringer for her husband), only to realize that the object of her desire is a crazed, manipulative, and tenacious psychopath.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, tense, sexy ...
Plot: sexual fantasy, infidelity, dangerous attraction, psychopath, femme fatale, love affair, danger, stalking, obsession, woman in danger, sexual relations, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 6K
Restraint (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two fugitives land in hot water when they take a hostage who poses a threat to their well-being.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hostage, psychopath, on the run, murder, seduction, mansion, lie, survival, mind game, danger, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 37K
Dead Calm (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An Australian couple take a sailing trip in the Pacific to forget about a terrible accident. While on the open sea, in dead calm, they come across a ship with one survivor who is not at all what he seems.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, psychological thriller, realistic ...
Plot: woman in danger, isolation, yacht, married couple, ship, psychopath, mysterious character, deadly, crimes, danger, manic, sinking boat ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, pacific ocean, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 2K
Julia X (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Meeting a man on the Internet, Julia decides to see him in person, only to get abducted and branded with the letter "x" by that guy. A game of cat and mouse follows, but the story has an unexpected twist.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: woman in danger, internet dating, vengeance, rape, psychopath, danger, crimes, serial killer, gory, torture, escape, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.8
 617
Say Nothing (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Housewife Grace Needham (Nastassja Kinski) has a one-night stand with Julian Grant (William Baldwin), who then becomes obsessed with sinking her marriage to husband Matt (Hart Bochner). The twist here is that Julian is a millionaire global ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, serious, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: stalker, dangerous attraction, love affair, obsession, manipulations, femme fatale, manipulation, infidelity, family problems, dishonesty, murder, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.6
 1K
The Letter (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A playwright who begins to mentally unravel before premiere night. She is plagued by dreams and visions of being watched, but cannot decide if she is at the center of a manipulative plot or simply losing her grip on reality.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: mentally unstable, woman in danger, couples, conspiracy, psychological manipulation, emotional manipulation, murder, paranoia, crimes, dishonesty, writer's life, playwright
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%