Movies like Attention, the Kids Are Watching

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Attention, the Kids Are Watching (1978)
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Attention, the Kids Are Watching (1978)
Original name: Attention, les enfants regardent
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four children blackmail the housekeeper who is in charge of watching over them while their parents are absent.
Plot: mischievous children, television, murder, drowning, child with gun, sandcastle, child driving car, child uses gun, french giallo, police

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and neo noir films with plots about murder, police, female nudity, death, crimes, gun and car chase mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Attention, the Kids Are Watching: The Flesh of the Orchid (1975), The Passengers (1977), My Love and I (1964), Domingo Salvaje (1967), Le monte-charge (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Flesh of the Orchid (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A disturbed young woman is kept prisoner in a castle by her aunt for her money. The game-keeper, her guardian, tries to rape her but she escapes. In her flight she meets a man also running away, from two killers.
Plot: psychiatry, french giallo, female nudity
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The Passengers (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man and his stepson driving across Europe are terrorized by a man following them in a pickup truck.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, stalking, truck, crimes, chases and races, parents and children, on the road, school, obsessive quest, investigation, deadly, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, paris france, italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Love and I (1964)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 'The King's Mountain Path' is a long line for wandering, with unmanned sleeping accommodation cabins at appropriate distances. It is not without dangers, in particular when narrow and shallow but speedily running creeks must be ...
Plot: jewish, creek, drowning, love, false accusation, murder, death, concentration camp survivor, nature, mountain climbing, paranoia, wandering ...
Place: eastern europe
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Domingo Salvaje (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Repressed middle-aged Catholic gets into a troublesome relationship with the prostitute next door and her little boy.
Plot: accident, prostitute, police, strangulation, repression, murder, death, guilt, old man, balcony, male bare butt
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Le monte-charge (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a Christmas night, an ex-convict ,Robert Herbin, meets a beautiful Italian married woman Marthe Drévet ,who has got a lot of things to hide . She lives in an old house ,the first floor of which is a big workshop where a service elevator leads to ...
Plot: murder, deception, femme fatale, christmas, ex convict, police, christmas tree, parisian suburb, movie theatre, murder disguised as suicide, christmas eve, elevator ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Enough Rope (1963)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two total strangers suspect each other of murdering their own wives.
Plot: mistress, jealousy, marital strife, movie theatre, lie, guilt, interrogation, insanity, psychopath, bookstore, murder, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Fighter (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jacques Darnay has served 8 years for robbing a jeweller. Now he is out of prison and looking for his loot worth 6 million francs.
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, murder, chase, crime, on the run, dishonesty, warden, coldhearted, parole officer, rivalry, law enforcement, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Night of the Hunter (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A false preacher ingratiates himself with a dead man's family to find where he hid the money from a robbery.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: treasure, murder, family crisis, tickling, child in peril, preacher
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Call of Death (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven friends try to keep a secret.
Plot: hunting, murder, countryside, car accident, cover up, hunting rifle, blackmail, traffic accident, forest
Time: 1960s, 60s
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Heads or Tails (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Since his wife died, Inspector Louis Baroni (Philippe Noiret) has become a virtual recluse, preferring the solitude of his quiet house to the company of others. His period of mournful contemplation is broken when he is called out to look into the ...
Plot: police officer, suspicion, police inspector, death, suspect, murder, sex, police, false accusation, french
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Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: murder, sister, sociopath, pregnant, sister sister relationship, pregnant wife, expectant father, death, jealousy, pregnant woman, female sociopath, falling down stairs ...
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Death of a Corrupt Man (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, deputy Philippe Dubaye wakes up his old friend Xavier Maréchal with disturbing news: he has just killed Serrano, a racketeer with extant political connections. Serrano kept proofs of Dubaye's involvement in corrupt ...
Style: suspense
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Time: 70s
Place: france, paris france
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Let Sleeping Cops Lie (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie tells the story of a group of right-wing cops have begun carrying out vigilante justice on drug dealers and other crime figures who might otherwise avoid punishment for their misdeeds. Police inspector Grindel (Delon) understands the ...
Plot: ambush, submachine gun, suicide, bazooka, torture, massacre, death squad, police corruption, police officer, flamethrower, partner, drug dealer ...
Place: paris france
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Madonna: A Case of Blood Ambition (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is convicted of raping and murdering a child and sent to prison. He is shortly afterwards beaten to death by other inmates. His daughter blames the jurors who convicted him for his death, and she hatches a scheme to murder each of the jury ...
Plot: jury, rape, stripper, juror, strip club, prison, revenge, murder, femme fatale, female nudity, father daughter relationship, seduction
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Wijster (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On 2 December 1975, a journalist is one of many passengers on the slow train that is kidnapped near Wijster by young South Moluccans. After some terrifying moments, he makes contact with the hijackers and starts acting as their go-between. ...
Plot: hostage situation, female director, abduction, execution, hostage, railway station, phone booth, train, murder
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The Unvanquished (1964)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In this drama that alludes to the Algerian War with France of the 1960s, Thomas is a deserter from the French Foreign Legion who is on the run from authorities. He helps damsel in distress Dominique, who has been taken hostage by a group of ...
Style: french noir, neo noir
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, firearm, hotel, cuckold, deserter, gunfight, gunshot wound, train ride, driving in the rain, death of title character, female lawyer ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1961, year 1959
Place: algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Love Me Strangely (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Alain Revent, a seductive and refined man, derives a peculiar satisfaction from debasing his wives. The first, driven to the brink of despair, throws herself out of a window. Enlisting the help of an equally perverse casual acquaintance, Dino, the ...
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Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
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Country: Canada, USA
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Jamaica Inn (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: The respected squire of a quiet Cornish village is in reality the leader of a gang of murderous pirates who attack passing ships, kill their crews and steal their cargoes.
Plot: pirate, hotel, murder, evil man
Time: 19th century
Place: cornwall
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Diabolically Yours (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alain Delon stars as Pierre, an amnesiac recovering from a car accident. He can't remember any details about the accident or about his past life as a wealthy businessman based in the orient. He is currently being nursed back to health on his ...
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Country: USA
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Someone Is Bleeding (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
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Story: On a beach in Nice, François meets the mysterious Peggy and falls in love with her. Following her to a villa, he meets Marc, a lawyer who has a strange relationship with the girl. Marc tells François that Peggy is a drug addict: she kills men who ...
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The Hawk (1993)
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Country: UK
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The Festival (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Story: Directed by Samir Seif.
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44%
In the Shadow of the Blue Rascal (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: avant garde, experimental
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The Track (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Somewhere in rural France, a young English female tourist is sexually assaulted by two men in the countryside. After she manages to escape, a party of local hunters agree to track her in order to cover up the scadal.
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Hammerhead (1968)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An American agent has tracked down the stronghold of an evil criminal mastermind, determined to take over the world (what, another one ?).
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Once a Thief (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young ex-con trying to go straight gets caught up in another criminal scheme.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
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Time: 20th century, 60s
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Dead Cert (1974)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic
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Time: 70s
Place: england
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Innuendo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Finland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tuuli grows up in an oppressively religious and abusive family in Finland. To escape from the shadow of her angelic twin sister she travels to Melbourne, Australia. Curious of sexuality, she becomes a nude model for art classes. Her innocent surface ...
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