Movies like The Beguiled 1971

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The Beguiled (1971)
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The Beguiled (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Offbeat Civil War drama in which a wounded Yankee soldier, after finding refuge in an isolated girls' school in the South towards the end of the war, becomes the object of the young women's sexual fantasies. The soldier manipulates the situation for his own gratification, but when he refuses to completely comply with the girls' wishes, they make it very difficult for him to leave.
Style: suspense, macabre, sexy, atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic, psychotronic, erotic, psychological, tense ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, incest, looking for sex, obsession, sexuality, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), school, love, revenge, violence, female nudity, murder, boarding school, unrequited love, seduction, womanizer, captivity, jealousy, deception, obsessive love, captive, held captive, union soldier ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: california, mississippi, mississippi river

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Most similar movies to The Beguiled

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about brutality, dialogue, runaway, catastrophe, vengeance, mentor and murder mostly in Drama, Thriller and War genres. Some movies like The Beguiled: Play Misty for Me (1971), Poison Ivy (1992), Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997), The Crush (1993), When Will I Be Loved (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Beguiled (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school, young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in ...
Style: gothic, suspense, sexy, romantic, cerebral ...
Plot: girls' school, american civil war, union soldier, sexual tension, wounded soldier, seduction, southern belle, civil war, girl, confederate soldier, american south, girls' boarding school ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: virginia
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100%
Play Misty for Me (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.
Style: sexy, tense, suspenseful, psychological, slasher ...
Plot: obsession, stalker, radio, female psychopath, loneliness, manipulation, murder, femme fatale, obsessed fan, insanity, jazz, love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, pacific ocean, san francisco
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30%
 5.4
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Poison Ivy (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: femme fatale, older man younger woman relationship, lesbian, dangerous attraction, betrayal, infidelity, adultery, sexual relations, dysfunctional family, teenage life, teenage girl, fatal attraction ...
Time: 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sinister seductress vows to destroy a suburban family.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, manipulation, sex scene, betrayal, sexual desire, female nudity, sex, femme fatale, murder, family, sexuality, fatal attraction ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5.8
 20K
The Crush (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A precocious and obsessive teenager develops a crush on a naive writer with harrowing consequences.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, psychological, erotic, tense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, obsessive love, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, borderline personality disorder, mentally unstable, female psychopath, journalism, revenge, false accusation, seductress, stalking ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, stylized, talky, erotic ...
Plot: sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), female masturbation, lesbian sex, seduction, femme fatale, character study, betrayal, mind game, dishonesty, lesbian, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, israel, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.6
 32K
Seraphim Falls (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Civil War has ended, but Colonel Morsman Carver is on one final mission – to kill Gideon, no matter what it takes. Launched by a gunshot and propelled by rage, the relentless pursuit takes the two men through frigid snow-capped mountains and ...
Style: tense, realistic, twists and turns, suspense, intense ...
Plot: wilderness, civil war, chase, survival, vengeance, american civil war, justice, violence, war, indians, colonel, union soldier ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.2
 48K
Fear (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 16 year old girl takes up with a charming young man who quickly shows his colors when he beats a friend simply for walking with her and then goes totally ballistic after she tries to break up with him.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, psychological, sexy, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, teen drama
Plot: obsession, psychopath, dangerous attraction, teenager, obsessive love, fatal attraction, rapist, virginity, crimes, rivalry, stalker, first sex ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 7.5
 448K
The Hurt Locker (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
Style: suspense, realistic, tense, emotional, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iraq war, military, war, soldier, sniper, marines, army, terrorism, gulf war, bomb squad, bomb, u.s. army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004
Place: iraq, middle east, baghdad iraq, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, sexy, suspenseful, twists and turns, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, femme fatale, seduction, infidelity, sex, courtroom drama, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, lawyer, female masturbation, female nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.7
 215
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: sexy, erotic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, adultery, seduction, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, manipulation, love affair, obsession, who done it, mind game, power relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: erotic, sexual, sexy, romantic, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, lust, sex scene, artist, diary, art student, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, foreplay, sexual arousal, exploring sexuality, sexual awakening ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.4
 42K
Stone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Parole officer Jack Mabry has only a few weeks left before retirement and wishes to finish out the cases he's been assigned. One such case is that of Gerald 'Stone' Creeson, a convicted arsonist who is up for parole. Jack is initially ...
Style: suspense, psychological, thought provoking, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Plot: prison, manipulation, crimes, infidelity, deception, seduction, redemption, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, confined, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, michigan, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, obsession, sexual obsession, stalker, extramarital affair, borderline personality disorder, femme fatale, female psychopath, fatal attraction, obsessive love, crimes of passion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.0
 20K
Swimfan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben Cronin has it all: the admiration of his many friends, a terrific girlfriend, and he's on the fast-track to an athletic scholarship. Ben's rock-solid, promising future and romance are turned upside-down with the arrival of Madison ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: obsession, stalker, stalking, obsessive love, female psychopath, dangerous attraction, swimming, teenager, high school, betrayal, sexual obsession, hospital ...
Time: 80s, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.6
 29K
Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, realistic, factual, intense, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, war, battles, military, prejudice, soldier, heroic mission, civil rights, battle zone, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.9
 14K
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, neo noir, sexy, erotic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: psychiatrist, murder, extramarital affair, lust, betrayal, femme fatale, doctor patient relationship, gangsters, lighthouse, manipulation, mystery, courtroom ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Crossing Guard (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his daughter died in a hit and run, Freddy Gale has waited six years for John Booth, the man responsible, to be released from prison. On the day of release, Gale visits Booth and announces that he will kill him in one week. Booth uses his time ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, emotional, intense, suspense ...
Plot: haunted by the past, murder, obsession, hit and run, revenge, tragedy, crimes, redemption, vengeance, loss of daughter, justice, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, nebraska, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Heartbreak Ridge (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A hard-nosed, hard-living Marine gunnery sergeant clashes with his superiors and his ex-wife as he takes command of a spoiled recon platoon with a bad attitude.
Style: realistic, harsh, intense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: military, marine, boot camp, war, justice, corruption, platoon, heroes, relationship vs career, ambition, power relations, redemption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: vietnam, caribbean, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.0
 31K
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, suspenseful, psychological, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hidden camera, voyeurism, dangerous attraction, murder, neighbor, strong sexual content, serial killer, trapped, apartment building, obsession, stalking, video surveillance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.6
 20K
Cracks (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland, Spain, France, Switzerland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jealousy flares after the headmistress of an elite boarding school for girls becomes obsessed with a new student.
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, stylized, serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: boarding school, lesbian relationship, older woman younger woman relationship, boarding school life, coming of age, girls' boarding school, obsession, lesbian, asthma, teacher student relationship, lesbian interest, school ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1934
Place: england, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.4
 9K
The Butcher (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between a dour, working class butcher and a repressed schoolteacher coincides with a grisly series of Ripper-type murders in a provincial French town.
Style: suspenseful, neo noir, cynical, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, investigation, mystery, crimes, obsession, butcher, cave painting, child murder, time travel, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Business of Strangers (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Julie Styron thinks she is going to be fired, but instead discovers that she is being promoted. Trapped in an airport hotel, she wants to celebrate but finds only the company of her young assistant, Paula Murphy. As the night progresses, the two ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, twists and turns, harsh, serious ...
Plot: women, revenge, rape, trust, lesbian, brutality, psychology, airport, manipulation, paranoid, character study, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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The Babysitter (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jennifer (Alicia Silverstone) is a lovely teen who has been hired to baby-sit the kids of Harry Tucker (J.T. Walsh) and his wife, Dolly (Lee Garlington). The Tuckers go to a party and proceed to get inebriated, with Mr. Tucker fantasizing about his ...
Style: erotic, psychological, disturbing, surreal, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, voyeur, nanny, voyeurism, dangerous attraction, lolita, suburban life, teenager, babysitting, surrealism, brutality, stupidity ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Tears of the Sun (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Navy SEAL Lieutenant A.K. Waters and his elite squadron of tactical specialists are forced to choose between their duty and their humanity, between following orders by ignoring the conflict that surrounds them, or finding the courage to follow their ...
Style: serious, suspense, compassionate, factual, political ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, war, jungle, soldier, civil war, navy seal, rescue mission, army, brutality, gunfight, commando, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nigeria, africa, iraq, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 4.2
 473
Body Chemistry (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A research project on sexual response leads two doctors into an affair where their deepest passions and darkest fantasies are revealed.
Style: sexy, erotic, psychological, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, fatal attraction, erotica, seduction, obsession, laboratory, love triangle, love affair, dangerous attraction, mental illness, sexual relations, stalking ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.7
 26K
Hamburger Hill (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The men of Bravo Company are facing a battle that's all uphill… up Hamburger Hill. Fourteen war-weary soldiers are battling for a mud-covered mound of earth so named because it chews up soldiers like chopped meat. They are fighting for their ...
Style: realistic, harsh, bloody, brutal, political ...
Plot: vietnam war, combat, war, anti war, soldier, jungle, gunfight, insanity, survival, military, violence spree, violence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: vietnam, the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ilsa is a warden at a Nazi death camp that conducts experiments on prisoners. Ilsa's goal is to prove that woman can withstand more pain and suffering than men and should be allowed to fight on the front lines
Style: erotic, rough, sexy, disturbing, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female prisoner, sexploitation, world war two, rape, nazi, women's prison, sexual torture, sadism, captivity, prison, sexual abuse, women in prison ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a contemporary fable loosely based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment". Roseanne is outwardly a perfect and popular teen. However, her image is hiding the abuse at her stepfather's hands, and she decides to ...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, clever, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rape, murder, high school, dysfunctional family, guilt, obsession, suburbs, sexualized violence, friendship, americana, crime and punishment, court ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.4
 24K
Good Kill (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the shadowy world of drone warfare, combat unfolds like a video game–only with real lives at stake. After six tours of duty, Air Force pilot Tom Egan now fights the Taliban from an air-conditioned bunker in the Nevada desert. But as he yearns ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, psychological, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: drone, military, war, moral dilemma, taliban, terrorism, murder, suspicion, family problems, family relations, family life, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010, year 2001
Place: las vegas, iraq, middle east, usa, nevada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%