Movies like Basic Instinct

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Basic Instinct (1992)
 6.9
 155K
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: erotic, sexual, sexy, suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, tense, clever, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, passionate interest, sex addict, obsession, seduction, sex, sexualized violence, sexual tension, lust, protagonist as suspect, hot and sexy, police investigation, jealousy, sexual perversion, sexual obsession, sexual attraction, mind game, manipulations, deadly, manipulation, who to trust, romancing a suspect ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa, california

Most similar movies to Basic Instinct

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about murder, police investigation, crimes, couples, obsession, female nudity and dishonesty mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Basic Instinct: Sliver (1993), Fatal Attraction (1987), Original Sin (2001), Body Heat (1981), Color of Night (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 26K
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: erotic, sexy, psychological, suspenseful, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, passionate interest, investigation, apartment building, dangerous attraction, erotic thriller, mind game, hidden camera, stalking, video surveillance, female protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, suspense, suspenseful, twist ending, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, obsession, sexual obsession, extramarital affair, family in danger, danger, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, family problems, terrorizing, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 50K
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: atmospheric, sexy, suspense, erotic, romantic ...
Plot: femme fatale, love and romance, dangerous attraction, obsession, couple relations, passion, passionate sex, desire, murder, cons and scams, sexuality, sex ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s
Place: cuba, latin america, morocco, havana cuba, delaware ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, sex, mind game, jacuzzi, legs, obsession, sexual relations, who to trust, working the system, crimes, unsupportive coworkers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, europe, scotland yard, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 27K
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, cynical, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, crimes of passion, lust, betrayal, crime, dangerous attraction, neo-noir, protagonist as suspect, small town, adultery, obsession ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 21K
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, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mental illness, femme fatale, murder, violence, investigation, danger, paranoia, psychiatrist, mystery, mysterious character, therapist, group therapy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Body of Evidence (1993)
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, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, crime, seduction, infidelity, femme fatale, dedicated lawyer, dishonesty, manipulations, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction, legal investigation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 100K
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, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: femme fatale, rape, dangerous attraction, blackmail, seduction, desire, mind game, manipulations, teachers and students, conspiracy, passionate interest, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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: chick flick
Plot: sex, sexual relations, obsession, love affair, dangerous attraction, fall in love, mystery, danger, romance, love, couples, fatal attraction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.2
 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: sexual, erotic, rough, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, prostitution, strong sexual content, femme fatale, sex, sexuality, who done it, crimes, crimes of passion, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 12K
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: tense, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, courtroom, lawyer, court, courtroom drama, beach house, heiress, mystery, crime, neo-noir, heroes, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 20K
In the Cut (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, 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: serious, twists and turns, suspense, rough, erotic ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, strong sexual content, eroticism, crime, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, law enforcement, serial killer, danger, investigation, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 49K
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, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, psychopath, profiler, police investigation, police detective, crime, psychology, twists & turns, violence, maniac, agoraphobia ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 42K
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, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns, stylized ...
Plot: sexual harassment, obsession, workplace, promotion, false accusation, boss and employee, vengeance, manipulations, power relations, workplace intrigue, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: seattle washington, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 34K
Sea of Love (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
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, suspense, tense, sexy, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police, suspect, police detective, femme fatale, newspaper, crime, crimes, sexual relations, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 19K
Twisted (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Recently promoted and transferred to the homicide division, Inspector Jessica Shepard feels pressure to prove herself -- and what better way than by solving San Francisco's latest murder? However, as Shepard and her partner, Mike Delmarco, soon ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, bleak, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, crime, who done it, dangerous attraction, drugs/alcohol, crimes, law enforcement, life is a bitch, who to trust, policewoman, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 12K
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: sexy, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, erotic ...
Plot: murder, psychiatrist, infidelity, betrayal, femme fatale, gangsters, mystery, dangerous attraction, lust, family problems, manipulations, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dressed to Kill (1980)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious, tall, blonde woman, wearing sunglasses murders one of a psychiatrist's patients, and now she's after the prostitute who witnessed it.
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexual, psychological, clever ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, violence, psychiatrist, manipulation, guilt, psychopath, transsexual, seduction, subway, desire, transvestism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: sexual, erotic, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, femme fatale, obsession, betrayal, vengeance, manipulation, family, manipulations, who done it, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, power relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 16K
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: erotic, sexy, suspenseful, serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, high school, infidelity, destructive relationship, sexual relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, manipulations, dangerous attraction, deadly, teenage life, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.1
 667
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, tense, rough, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, murder, femme fatale, woman in danger, crimes, witnessing a crime, dangerous attraction, crime, sexual relations, protagonist as suspect, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, serious, realistic, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, diary, murder, lust, sexual relations, sex, art, couples, dishonesty, vampire, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: serial killer, sex, female protagonist, psychiatrist, erotic thriller, dangerous attraction, crime, protagonist as suspect, power relations, crimes, investigation, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 31K
Bitter Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: An embittered husband, paralyzed and in a wheelchair, buttonholes a complete stranger and begins to tell him the story of his marriage. The stranger would like to escape, but cannot. For one thing he grows fascinated by the story. For another he is ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, psychological, cynical ...
Plot: infidelity, obsession, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, sexual relations, passionate interest, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
 749K
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, tense, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: missing person, police investigation, mystery, disappearance, manipulation, missing wife, investigation, mind game, infidelity, protagonist as suspect, femme fatale, murder suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, missouri, manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 73K
Unfaithful (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Connie is a wife and mother whose 11-year marriage to Edward has lost its sexual spark. When Connie literally runs into handsome book collector Paul, he sweeps her into an all-consuming affair. But Edward soon becomes suspicious and decides to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, dangerous attraction, adultery, older woman younger man relationship, passionate interest, sexual attraction, erotic thriller, lover, hot and sexy, crimes of passion, marital infidelity, fatal attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 31K
Femme Fatale (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A woman tries to straighten out her life, even as her past as a con-woman comes back to haunt her.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, clever, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, paparazzi, crime, hidden identity, haunted by the past, criminal heroes, power relations, crimes, loss of child, female protagonist, manipulation, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, cannes, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: mystery, femme fatale, betrayal, marriage, murder, infidelity, adultery, paranoia, architect, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Traces of Red (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack, a Palm Beach detective, becomes involved in a case of multiple murders. All the women can be linked to Jack in some way. Jack and his partner have no leads, but numerous suspects. The murders continue, along with anonymous letters from the ...
Style: rough, sexual, mind bending, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: murder, danger, police investigation, police detective, serial killer, manipulations, deadly, couples, partners, dishonesty, femme fatale, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 1K
I, the Jury (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jack Williams was the best friend of Vietnam veteran and detective Mike Hammer. When Jack is murdered, Mike makes it his business to solve the crime. He is helped by his secretary Velda, and partly helped, partly hindered by the Chief of Police, Pat ...
Style: sexual, rough, sexy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, investigation, serial killer, private detective, vengeance, psychopath, dishonesty, deadly, buddies, couples, clinic ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%