Movies and TV shows like Cuna de lobos

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Cuna de lobos (2019)
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Cuna de lobos (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: After causing the death of her millionaire husband Carlos, Catalina Creel, whose great beauty is only surpassed by her cruelty, will go to any lengths to secure her fortune and bloodline.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: money, female assassin, wealth, strong female lead, death of husband, cold blooded killer, social status, child murderess, deliberate cruelty, extreme violence, violent woman, widow, abusive parent, violent man, true crime, female criminal

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspense and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about crimes, danger, murder, investigation, deadly, crime and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Cuna de lobos: The Widower (2013), McMafia (2018), Kidnap and Ransom (2011), Bitter Daisies (2018), Partners for Justice (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Partners for Justice (2018)
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