Movies like Don't Tempt the Devil

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Don't Tempt the Devil (1963)
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Don't Tempt the Devil (1963)
Original name: Les bonnes causes
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lovely young nurse finds herself framed for the murder of a hospital patient who died after she administered an injection.
Plot: lawyer, trial, adultery, will, murder, femme fatale, interrogation, injection, nurse, cynicism

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Most similar movies to Don't Tempt the Devil

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about murder, trial, lawyer, adultery, police, courtroom and judge mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Don't Tempt the Devil: Flag in the Mist (1965), A Crime (1993), The Girl with a Bracelet (2019), The Christmas Tree (1969), Friendships, Secrets and Lies (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Flag in the Mist (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When her only relative, her elder brother is accused of robbing and murdering an old woman loan-shark, pretty, young Kiriko (Chieko Baisho) travels from her home in Kyushu to Tokyo to get Japan's top lawyer to defend her brother. Unfortunately ...
Plot: trial, murder, revenge, baseball player, lawyer, retribution, evidence, cigarette lighter, french restaurant, flashback, class differences, witness
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95%
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A Crime (1993)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: "Un Crime" takes place over a single night, between 10pm and 6am. It takes place in a single setting - a millionaire's apartment in Lyon. The film is about the conflict between two men, alone, face to face in the closed world of the ...
Plot: piano, corpse, trial, male objectification, murder of parents, dialogue driven, pubic hair, guilt, female nudity, shower, pianist, high society ...
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95%
The Girl with a Bracelet (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lise (16 years old) is accused of murdering her best friend. As the trial starts, her parents stand right by her side. But once her secret life is revealed in court, the truth becomes indistinguishable.
Plot: murder, teenage girl, parent child relationship, murder trial, trial, courtroom, judge, lawyer, teenager, female protagonist, toolbox, knife ...
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68%
A Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus Story (1992)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A married man meets a beautiful woman and they begin an affair.
Plot: flashback, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, trial, murder, lawyer, adultery, courtroom, judge
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Christmas Tree (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A French-American millionaire (William Holden), his girlfriend (Virna Lisi) and his war buddy (Andre Bourvil) try to grant his dying son's every wish.
Plot: christmas tree, cancer, christmas, wolf, father son relationship, radiation
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64%
Friendships, Secrets and Lies (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Six former sorority sisters are suspected of murder when a baby's skeleton is found in the ruins of the sorority house.
Plot: murder, female bonding, friendship between women, sorority, female friendship, all female cast, women
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63%
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Midwives (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's a cold and stormy night, and in a house in rural Vermont, midwife Sibyl Danforth is, together with the father and an assistant, in the middle of a homebirth. As time passes, the woman in labor meets with difficulties and Sibyl concludes ...
Plot: labor, childbirth, death in childbirth, trial, caesarean birth, knife, midwife, snow, lawyer
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60%
Crime and Punishment (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 200 min.
Story: John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder
Time: 19th century
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia
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58%
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The Stranger Within a Woman (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tashiro (Keiju Kobayashi) coincidentally meets his best friend Sugimoto (Tatsuya Mihashi) in a bar very close to the apartment in which Sugimoto’s wayward wife is found dead. Although Tashiro is not a suspect in the police investigation, he is ...
Plot: confession, murder, strangulation, strangled to death
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57%
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The Glass Cell (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Portugal
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man is wrongfully imprisoned for five years. Once out, he hears about his wife's supposed adventures outside of their marriage and becomes increasingly jealous.
Plot: release from prison, jealousy, lawyer, bookstore, murder, birthday party, architect, bankruptcy, job seeking, cheating
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57%
The Indian Scarf (1963)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a wealthy man dies, his avaricious relatives look forward to inheriting all his money. However, he leaves a provision in his will that they all must spend a week together in his castle before they will be able to inherit anything. At the castle ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: death, will, castle, pianist, scarf, murder, last will and testament, strangled to death, isolated place, serial killer, whodunit
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51%
No Pockets in a Shroud (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Michel Dolannes resigns from a major newspaper as a journalist to launch a new journal 'Le Cosmopolite' which reveals all kinds of shady deals.One day, he is killed but who is the killer?
Plot: adultery, skinny dipping, beating, red wine, abortion, orphanage, communist party, female nudity, nurse, labor union, corruption, newspaper ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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50%
The Denunciation (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Michel Jussieu, a film producer, returns one morning to the cabaret where he forgot his sweater. He discovers the corpse of an extreme right-wing journalist, but immediately he is knocked out. He wakes up in the police station ...
Plot: informant, murder, nazi, torture, suspect, french resistance, interrogation
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50%
Bad to the Bone (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bad girl uses her brother to kill her lover.
Plot: murder, femme fatale, brother sister relationship
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48%
The Woman to be Hanged (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Directed by Basar Sabuncu.
Plot: murder, voyeurism, planned murder, young woman, old man, dysfunctional marriage
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45%
Murder: By Reason of Insanity (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crime drama dircted by Anthony Page.
Plot: murder, domestic violence, immigrants, terror, fear, nurse, polish american, insanity, judge, ex husband ex wife relationship, husband wife relationship
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43%
Double Jeopardy (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A naive 16 year old waitress falls for a corrupt, married police officer. When she falls pregnant, her lover plots her murder.
Plot: adultery, murder, trial, sex in car, pregnancy, infidelity, city, police officer
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40%
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 ...
Plot: murder, sexual relations, driven mad, french giallo, prostitute, husband wife relationship, police, wife husband relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Dictator's Guns (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jacques Cournot, a freelance skipper, is hired by Mr Hendrix in Santo Domingo, first of all to advise him regarding the acquisition of a sailing boat. After a thorough inspection of a prospective vessel, the "Dragoon", Cournot reports his ...
Plot: ex husband, underwater scene, police officer, murder, seaplane, underwater, arms smuggling, sailor, sailboat, captain, wound, diving ...
Place: caribbean
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39%
The Clockmaker of St. Paul (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lyons, France. Michel Descombes is a watchmaker who lives alone with his teenage son Bernard. When the police visits and informs him that Bernard killed a man and is on the run with a girl, Michel realizes that he knew far less about his son than he ...
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, anti capitalism, crime, deadly, small town life, introspection, small town, parents and children, crimes, life is a bitch, family relations, kids in trouble ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france, lyon
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39%
The People vs. Jean Harris (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A re-enactment of the trial of the mistress of the Scarsdale Diet doctor for his March 1980 murder, with excerpts from the transcript of the proceedings serving as the script.
Plot: director, crimes of passion, doctor, courtroom, trial, murder, murder trial, lawyer
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The Preppie Murder (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is the story of a young woman who was found dead. Now the police investigate, and evidence points to a man she was seen leaving a party with. Now when questioned, he claims that her death was accidental, as a result of rough sex. Now her family ...
Plot: trial, crimes of passion, death, park, police, murder, sex
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37%
In the Darkness of the Night (2004)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Portugal
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A disturbing film about the Portuguese underworld of prostitution.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, psychological, touching
Plot: adultery, prostitution, murder, dysfunctional family, family drama, white slavery, mafia, sister sister relationship, dying, nightlife, suicide, singing ...
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37%
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Maigret Sees Red (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gangsters from the United States try to kill a key government witness whose testimony could help land an influential mobster in jail. It's up to detective Maigret to deal with the FBI and a series of underworld figures to save the life of the ...
Style: suspense
Plot: gangsters, chief of police, wiretap, police officer, photograph, cigarette smoking, bicycle, hotel room, gunshot, police chase, fight, handshake ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Case for Murder (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Hammett is an aggressive young defence attorney on the rise up the corporate ladder. In the courtroom he's known as the "Hail Mary Kid" for his ability to win the unwinnable cases. When one of the firm's lawyers, Darren ...
Plot: infidelity, suicide, trial, murder, lawyer, adultery, court, sex on table, law firm, suspicion, heavy rain, abusive boyfriend ...
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36%
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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: guilt, mistress, marital strife, movie theatre, lie, jealousy, insanity, interrogation, bookstore, suicide, psychopath, murder
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36%
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The Axe (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Romania, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A breathtaking story in which a woman goes in search of her husband.
Plot: search, peasant, winter, forest, murder, widow, village, dog, axe
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Such a Lovely Town... (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Stephane (Victor Lanoux) is the mayor of a small village. He is also the manager of the tannery which provides the inhabitants with work. In a fit of anger, he kills his wife (Edith Scob). A judge (Jean Carmet) tries to prove his culpability, but ...
Plot: infidelity, teacher, lie, father son relationship, village, extramarital affair, husband murders wife, politics, mistress, husband wife relationship, adultery, cover up ...
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33%
The French Detective (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When political thugs murder an opponent's volunteer and also kill a cop, chief inspector Verjeat believes the politician who hired them is as guilty as the murderous goon. Verjeat's pursuit of the councilman, Lardatte, gets him a warning ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, dishonesty, police investigation, partners, fighting the system, crime, society, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, legal action, rebellion, price of justice ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Color of Lies (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a small Breton town, a 10-year-old girl is found murdered. René, her art teacher, a professional painter, is the last person to have seen her alive. The inspector in charge of the investigation immediately questions him. In this small provincial ...
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, deadly, dishonesty, journalism, investigation, performer's life, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crimes, infidelity, celebrity culture, small town life ...
Time: 90s
Place: brittany
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31%