Movies like Boxing Helena

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Boxing Helena (1993)
 4.6
 11K
Boxing Helena (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A top surgeon is besotted with a beautiful woman who once ditched him. Unable to come to terms with life without her, he tries to convince her that they need each other. She has other ideas, but an horrific accident leaves her at his mercy. The plot is bizarre and perhaps sick at times, ending abruptly and with a twist.
Style: erotic, sexual, psychological, disturbing, offbeat, bleak, gloomy, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, captivity, sexual dysfunction, unfulfilled love, obsessive love, kidnapping, hit and run, unrequited love, doctor, car accident, dream, strong sexual content, sexual relations, confined, love and romance, mentally unstable, danger, couples, dangerous attraction, estate, woman in danger, crimes of passion, power relations, femme fatale, isolation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia

Most similar movies to Boxing Helena

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, erotic and sexual films with plots about dangerous attraction, couples, obsession, catastrophe, sex, brutality and dialogue mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like Boxing Helena: L'ennui (1998), Original Sin (2001), Killing Me Softly (2002), Bitter Moon (1992), Color of Night (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
 2K
L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: psychological, sexual, erotic, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, midlife crisis, youth, destructive relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, sexual relations, passionate interest, dangerous attraction, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 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: sexy, atmospheric, erotic, suspense, romantic ...
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, dangerous attraction, love and romance, couple relations, passion, sexuality, passionate sex, sex, desire, seduction, marriage ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s
Place: cuba, latin america, havana cuba, delaware, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, sexy, erotic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sexual relations, sex, obsession, love affair, dangerous attraction, sexuality, fall in love, bdsm, mystery, danger, romance, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 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: sexual relations, infidelity, obsession, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, destructive relationship, passionate interest, love affair, sex addict, love and romance, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 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: femme fatale, mental illness, murder, violence, investigation, danger, paranoia, psychiatrist, mystery, mysterious character, therapist, group therapy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, obsession, sexual obsession, extramarital affair, family in danger, danger, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, terrorizing, family problems, adultery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Collector (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Freddie is an inept bank clerk with no future. His only hobby is collecting butterflies, which gives him a feeling of power and control that is otherwise totally missing from his life. He comes into a large sum of money, and buys himself a country ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, obsession, collector, mentally unstable, butterfly, danger, dangerous attraction, confined, crimes, loneliness, woman in danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, perversion, serial killer, dangerous attraction, crimes, sexual relations, mentally unstable, crimes of passion, femme fatale, necrophilia ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 14K
The Crush (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A precocious and obsessive teenager develops a crush on a naive writer with harrowing consequences.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, erotic, sexual, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, journalism, false accusation, psychopath, mentally unstable, dangerous attraction, journalist, stalking, revenge, erotic thriller, crimes, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, realistic, serious, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, murder, lust, diary, sexual relations, sex, art, dishonesty, couples, vampire, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: psychological, sexual, erotic, surreal, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, voyeurism, alcohol, teenager, coming out, nanny, dangerous attraction, suburban life, woman in danger, lifestyle, youth, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When college senior Anastasia Steele steps in for her sick roommate to interview prominent businessman Christian Grey for their campus paper, little does she realize the path her life will take. Christian, as enigmatic as he is rich and powerful, ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, serious, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sex scene, dangerous attraction, love affair, bdsm, strong sexual content, sexual relations, destructive relationship, love and romance, rich man poor woman, sexual awakening, sexual fantasy, billionaire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Enduring Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident. On a beautiful cloudless day a young couple celebrate their reunion with a picnic. Joe has planned a postcard-perfect afternoon in the English countryside with his partner, ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, haunted by the past, attempted murder, countryside, couple relations, dangerous attraction, guilt, mental illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, obsessive love, post traumatic stress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 662
Attraction (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A writer/radio advice show host fails to heed his own advice as he stalks his ex-girlfriend and then becomes involved with an actress friend of hers.
Style: psychological, sexual, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, columnist, obsession, betrayal, infidelity, city life, stalking, voyeurism, media, friendship, love triangle, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 64K
Chloe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger.
Style: psychological, sexual, sexy, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: infidelity, sexual relations, seduction, obsession, desire, lesbian, family relations, jealous spouse, dishonesty, couple relations, couples, lust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 2K
Siesta (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Claire (an American) wakes up in a terrible state at the end of a runway in Spain. As she tries to account for her state (blood-soaked and bruised), she has flashbacks from the past few days. She thinks she's killed someone, but isn't ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: murder, stalking, memory loss, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, who done it, infidelity, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, sexual relations, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.4
 269K
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 159 min.
Story: After Dr. Bill Hartford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly ...
Style: sexual, psychological, sexy, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: orgy, sexuality, sexual relations, marriage, human nature, sexual obsession, disguise, free love, sexual exploration, dangerous attraction, sexual tension, prostitute ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, medical school, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, sex, mind game, legs, jacuzzi, obsession, rivalry, investigation, strong sexual content, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, europe, scotland yard, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 3K
Zandalee (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bored with her marriage to burnt out poet turned corporate executive Thierry, Zandalee falls prey to an old friend of her husband, the manipulative and egotistical Johhny and becomes enmeshed in a sensual, passionate and destructive affair.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love triangle, dangerous attraction, family problems, love, sexual attraction, extramarital affair, passion, dysfunctional marriage, tragic love, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 774
Obsessed (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman claims she had an affair with a married neurosurgeon and stands trial for allegedly harassing him.
Style: bleak, tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, manipulations, prison, mind game, mental illness, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, infidelity, doctor, psychiatrist, doctors and patients, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Two Moon Junction (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young Southern d├ębutante temporarily abandons her posh lifestyle and upcoming, semi-arranged marriage to have a lustful and erotic fling with a rugged drifter who works at a local carnival.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: small town, infidelity, fall in love, sexual relations, romance, love triangle, small town life, couples, dishonesty, love affair, couple relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), murder, femme fatale, obsession, betrayal, vengeance, manipulation, family, sexual relations, crimes, who done it, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.9
 27K
Obsessed (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Things couldn't be better for Derek Charles. He's just received a big promotion at work, and has a wonderful marriage with his beautiful wife, Sharon. However, into this idyllic world steps Lisa, a temporary worker at Derek's office. ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, realistic, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, dangerous attraction, workplace, office, workplace intrigue, promotion, danger, workplace romance, wooing, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 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, tense, sexy, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police, suspect, police detective, femme fatale, newspaper, crime, sexual relations, crimes, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: sexual, realistic, clever, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, betrayal, crime gone awry, sex, adultery, femme fatale, crimes of passion, infidelity, neo noir, conspiracy, confession ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 37K
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: suspenseful, rough, sexual, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, psychopath, danger, rivalry, teenager, crimes, dishonesty, couples, terrorizing, virginity, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 162K
Misery (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, isolation, loneliness, captivity, insanity, kidnapping, rage, escape attempt, psychopath, torture, obsessed fan ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: sexy, suspenseful, serious, erotic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, destructive relationship, infidelity, sexual relations, high school, dysfunctional family, dangerous attraction, parents and children, teenage life, manipulations, betrayal, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, serial killer, sex, female protagonist, psychiatrist, erotic thriller, investigation, power relations, danger, betrayal, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 509
Truth (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A suspenseful, psychological thriller, "Truth" exposes the hidden demons buried deep inside each and every one of us. After a chance encounter over the Internet, Caleb (Sean Paul Lockhart, "Milk", "Judas Kiss", ...
Style: erotic, psychological, sexy, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: captivity, borderline personality disorder, gay relationship, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, love affair, strong sexual content, couples, dishonesty, mentally unstable, gender, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%