Movies like Basic Instinct

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Basic Instinct (1992)
 7.0
 166K
Basic Instinct (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, enigmatic, surprise ending, controversial, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, sexual relations, sex, seduction, police investigation, obsession, hot and sexy, sex addict, sexual tension, sexualized violence, dangerous attraction, strong sexual content, female serial killer, manipulation, protagonist as suspect, sexual obsession, sexual perversion, lovers, jealousy, manipulations, strong female lead, passionate interest, erotic thriller, lust ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Basic Instinct

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexy, suspenseful and serious films with plots about murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, sex, female nudity, couples and obsession mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Basic Instinct: Sliver (1993), Original Sin (2001), Body Heat (1981), Wild Things (1998), Fatal Attraction (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 28K
Sliver (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A woman moves into an apartment in Manhattan and learns that the previous tenant's life ended mysteriously after they fell from the balcony.
Style: sexy, erotic, psychological, suspenseful, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: erotic thriller, strong sexual content, murder, psychopath, neighbor, dangerous attraction, voyeurism, apartment building, mind game, investigation, female protagonist, hidden camera ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Basic Instinct 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Novelist Catherine Tramell is once again in trouble with the law, and Scotland Yard appoints psychiatrist Dr. Michael Glass to evaluate her. Though, like Detective Nick Curran before him, Glass is entranced by Tramell and lured into a seductive game.
Style: erotic, sexy, twists and turns, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, sex, mind game, legs, jacuzzi, obsession, manipulation, passionate interest, unsupportive coworkers, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, europe, scotland yard, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 53K
Original Sin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young man is plunged into a life of subterfuge, deceit and mistaken identity in pursuit of a femme fatale whose heart is never quite within his grasp
Style: sexy, erotic, atmospheric, suspense, romantic ...
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, dangerous attraction, couple relations, passion, passionate sex, desire, love and romance, sex, murder, false identity, crime ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s
Place: cuba, latin america, havana cuba, delaware, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.4
 30K
Body Heat (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.
Style: sexy, sexual, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, neo noir, adultery, lust, betrayal, crimes, crime, crimes of passion, dangerous attraction, neo-noir, small town ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 6.5
 105K
Wild Things (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When teen-socialite Kelly Van Ryan and troubled bad girl Suzie Toller accuse guidance counselor Sam Lombardo of rape, he's suspended by the school, rejected by the town, and fighting to get his life back. One cop suspects conspiracy, but ...
Style: tense, erotic, twists and turns, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dangerous attraction, femme fatale, seduction, blackmail, teachers and students, desire, mind game, rape, strong sexual content, crime, manipulations, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: infidelity, sexual obsession, obsession, adultery, extramarital affair, crimes of passion, family in danger, sexualized violence, dangerous attraction, danger, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.1
 818K
Gone Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: mystery, missing person, police investigation, investigation, femme fatale, twists & turns, disappearance, manipulation, missing wife, murder mystery, adultery, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2000s, 2010s
Place: missouri, usa, new york, manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 22K
Color of Night (1994)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When New York psychiatrist Bill Capa visits Los Angeles to take over his murdered colleague's therapy group, he finds himself embroiled in the thick of a mystery when he bumps into Rose and begins a torrid affair.
Style: sexy, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, mental illness, murder, violence, investigation, danger, paranoia, psychiatrist, mystery, sexual relations, mysterious character, therapist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Body of Evidence (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sizzingly sexy Madonna leads a star-filled cast in this erotic thriller as a woman accused of killing a wealthy, elderly man through her insatiable sexual prowess.
Style: erotic, serious, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, crime, seduction, infidelity, femme fatale, sex, crimes, dedicated lawyer, manipulation, legal investigation, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.3
 755
Dead Sexy (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A female detective gets involved with a murder suspect in a series of serial killings.
Style: erotic, sexy, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, femme fatale, prostitute, murder, police investigation, dangerous attraction, deadly, sexual relations, mystery, dishonesty, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 11K
Jade (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he ...
Style: erotic, suspenseful, rough, suspense, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex, murder, investigation, femme fatale, strong sexual content, crimes of passion, manipulation, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, danger, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Killing Me Softly (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman grows suspicious of her controlling husband after she discovers secrets about the women in his past.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sex, sexual relations, obsession, love affair, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, fatal attraction, bdsm, fall in love, mystery, danger, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sinister seductress vows to destroy a suburban family.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: manipulation, nudity (topless - notable), murder, femme fatale, obsession, betrayal, family, youth, power relations, rivalry, sexual relations, manipulations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Poison Ivy II (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young and naive college art student becomes obsessed with assuming the identity and personality of a departed coed who used to live in her room, and in so doing causes complications that result in two men, a student and her art professor, lusting ...
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, nudity (topless - notable), manipulation, murder, lust, diary, sexual relations, sex, art, youth, loss of virginity ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Seduction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Looking to escape her unhappy marriage, villainous femme fatale Bridget Gregory (Linda Fiorentino) convinces her husband, Clay (Bill Pullman), to sell cocaine, then steals the profits and runs out on him. She stops in a small town en route to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, money, betrayal, couples, crime, small town, dishonesty, crimes, cons and scams, power relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, boston, iraq, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 21K
In the Cut (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, France, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Following the gruesome murder of a young woman in her neighborhood, a self-determined woman living in New York City--as if to test the limits of her own safety--propels herself into an impossibly risky sexual liaison. Soon she grows increasingly ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, rough, erotic, suspense ...
Plot: strong sexual content, eroticism, police investigation, police detective, crime, crimes, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, serial killer, danger, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 4K
Dream Lover (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ray is young, charming, successful and the owner of a prosperous architect company. However, he has recently gone trough a very painful divorce. His friends try to cheer him up by showing him the positive sides of being single but for Ray marriage ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: adultery, femme fatale, mystery, betrayal, marriage, murder, infidelity, architect, paranoia, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Woman of Desire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A yacht captain, Jack Lynch, is accused of murdering his boss and raping the victim's wife, Christina Ford. Nothing is how it first appears. Jack seeks the help of veteran attorney Walter J. Hill to help prove his innocence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, courtroom drama, twins, false accusation, dishonesty, investigation, legal investigation, who done it, frame up, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 52K
Copycat (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, psychology, profiler, mind game, murder mystery, police investigation, psychopath, police detective, twists & turns, crimes, crime, agoraphobia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 45K
Disclosure (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A computer specialist is sued for sexual harassment by a former lover turned boss who initiated the act forcefully, which threatens both his career and his personal life.
Style: tense, sexual, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual harassment, obsession, workplace, manipulation, promotion, false accusation, boss and employee, vengeance, power relations, rivalry, workplace intrigue, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: seattle, seattle washington, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 13K
Jagged Edge (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires lawyer Teddy Barnes to defend him, despite the fact she ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom, mystery, crime, crimes, danger, legal, court, courtroom drama, neo noir, heiress ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 6.8
 37K
Sea of Love (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a colleague. Joining up with an officer from another part of town to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexy, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police, suspect, police detective, femme fatale, newspaper, crime, crimes, sexual relations, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 5.4
 17K
Poison Ivy (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A seductive teen befriends an introverted high school student and schemes her way into the lives of her wealthy family.
Style: sexy, erotic, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: femme fatale, older man younger woman relationship, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, infidelity, destructive relationship, high school, dysfunctional family, manipulation, parents and children, teenage life, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 5.9
 13K
Final Analysis (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Barr is a psychiatrist who falls in love with the sister of one of his clients. She's beautiful and married to a gangster. She hates her husband but is unable to escape from him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: extramarital affair, murder, infidelity, psychiatrist, betrayal, love triangle, family problems, femme fatale, gangsters, manipulation, mystery, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 41K
Swimming Pool (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the middle of this amusing thriller is a relationship between two different types of females, one is a well know British author and the other is a sex-crazed French teen. The two get into some relationship trouble while living together in this ...
Style: surprise ending, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder, midlife crisis, writing, writer's life, self discovery, diary, swimming, solitude, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), drugs/alcohol, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Whispers in the Dark (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Ann Hecker is ending one relationship and possibly starting an important new one, while finding that some of the sexual exploits her patients relate are weighing on her. Turning to a married friend from her research days for guidance, ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, sexy, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, serial killer, s&m, psychiatrist, sex, female protagonist, erotic thriller, love affair, dangerous attraction, investigation, betrayal, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.0
 153
Heart of Stone (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A beautiful woman doesn't know if the killer is her lover ... or her husband ... or someone else!
Style: erotic, sexy, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, mysterious character, dangerous attraction, manipulation, manipulations, love affair, who done it, mind game, obsession, intrigue, infidelity, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.8
 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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: sexual fantasy, infidelity, psychopath, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, danger, love affair, stalking, obsession, woman in danger, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
When Will I Be Loved (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Feeling undervalued by her boyfriend, a young woman begins to explore her sexuality with other people.
Style: sexy, melancholic, talky, stylized, erotic ...
Plot: femme fatale, sex, dishonesty, mind game, power relations, cons and scams, couples, love and romance, male female relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), seduction, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 10K
Matador (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A conflicted youth confesses to crimes he didn't commit while a man and woman aroused by death become obsessed with each other.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: drowning, obsession, murder, necrophilia, serial killer, crimes, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, crimes of passion, femme fatale, mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%