25 Best Movies Like Careful What You Wish For ...

25 Best Movies Like Careful What You Wish For ...

If you liked this movie , you will for sure love these too! In this collection we highlight some of the best films that share a very similar premise to '', and are worth checking out.

1. The Boy Next Door (2015)

1h 31m Thriller

A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.

2. Poison Ivy (1992)

1h 28m Thriller Drama

A seductive teen befriends an introverted high school student and schemes her way into the lives of her wealthy family.

3. Unfaithful (2002)

2h 4m Thriller Drama

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 confront the other man.

4. Wild Things (1998)

1h 48m Mystery Thriller Drama

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 nothing is what it seems...

5. You Get Me (2017)

1h 29m Thriller Romance Drama

After arguing with his girlfriend, Ali, Tyler lands in the arms of sexy new girl, Holly. The next morning, he finds that not only does Ali agree to take him back, but Holly is a new student at their school and is dead set on her new man.

6. The Loft (2014)

1h 48m Thriller

For five men, the opportunity to share a penthouse in the city -- in which to carry on extramarital affairs -- is a dream come true, until the dead body of an unknown woman turns up. Realizing that her killer must be one of their group, the men are gripped by paranoia as each one suspects another. Friendships are tested, loyalties are questioned, and marriages crumble while fear and suspicion run rampant.

7. Gone Girl (2014)

2h 29m Mystery Thriller Drama

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.

8. Final Analysis (1992)

1h 57m Drama Thriller Romance

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.

9. When the Bough Breaks (2016)

1h 37m Mystery Drama Horror

A surrogate mother harbors a deadly secret desire for a family of her own with the husband who is expecting to raise her child.

10. The Canyons (2013)

1h 39m Thriller Drama

The discovery of an illicit love affair leads two young Angelenos on a violent, sexually charged tour through the dark side of human nature.

11. A Perfect Murder (1998)

1h 47m Crime Thriller Drama

Millionaire industrialist Steven Taylor is a man who has everything but what he craves most: the love and fidelity of his wife. A hugely successful player in the New York financial world, he considers her to be his most treasured acquisition. But she needs more than simply the role of dazzling accessory.

12. Body of Evidence (1992)

1h Crime Drama

Bodies of Evidence is a police drama that aired on CBS from June 1992 to May 1993. It stars Lee Horsley and George Clooney as Los Angeles homicide detectives.

13. Pandora&`s Box (2002)

14. The Right Temptation (2000)

1h 35m Mystery Romance Thriller

A detective falls for the man she's supposed to be investigating; dire complications follow.

15. Stone (2010)

1h 45m Drama Thriller

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 reluctant to indulge Stone in the coarse banter he wishes to pursue and feels little sympathy for the prisoner's pleads for an early release. Seeing little hope in convincing Jack himself, Stone arranges for his wife to seduce the officer, but motives and intentions steadily blur amidst the passions and buried secrets of the corrupted players in this deadly game of deception.

16. Fatal Attraction (1987)

1h 59m Drama Thriller

A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.

17. Up Against Amanda (2000)

1h 42m Thriller Drama

After childhood abuse by her step-father and eight years in a juvenile psychiatric lockup, Amanda Lear is released. Her shrink is also her lover, who surreptitiously pays her rent on a nice house for a year. She moves in, takes one look at her neighbor Richard, and dispatches her doctor. To cover her tracks and to begin her seduction, she gets Richard's help with a security system. Soon she's bugging his calls and spying on him with hidden cameras, taking advantage of a rift between Richard and his wife who's in Nashville cutting a record. Amanda will stop at nothing to get Richard's exclusive attention. Will this good neighbor wise up before the hot tub overheats?

18. Backfire (1987)

19. Deceit (2006)

1h 31m Drama Thriller

A man returns to his hometown after his father's death and soon enters into an affair with the wife of his old best friend.

20. Derailed (2005)

1h 48m Drama Thriller

When two married business executives having an affair are blackmailed by a violent criminal, they are forced to turn the tables on him to save their families.

21. Sliver (1993)

1h 48m Drama Thriller

A woman moves into an apartment in Manhattan and learns that the previous tenant's life ended mysteriously after they fell from the balcony.

22. Jade (1995)

1h 35m Thriller Mystery

Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Francisco big shot 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 has to deal with his personal feelings as well as the case.

23. Body Heat (1981)

1h 53m Crime Thriller Romance

In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.

24. Three Way (2004)

1h 28m Crime Drama Thriller

Lew is a small time loser with a troubled past and a very big secret. Overhearing a couple plan a kidnapping, Lew is tempted to come up with a scheme of his own. He decides to get to the victim first and then blackmail the real criminals. His plan soon spins out of control.

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