Steve McQueen, the king of cool, plays the rich playboy bachelor with a taste for bank robbery, and Faye Dunaway plays the insurance investigator out to get him. Their cat and mouse game turns them into lovers, but she still is out to get her man, and not in a matrimonial way.
This is the version to see. The 1999 version with Pierce Brosnan and a rather ugly woman as the insurance investigator, does not rate, IMHO.
It’s 1961 and a very young Dennis Hopper is a sailor who meets the very lovely Linda Lawson at a jazz club. Romance blooms, but the “fact” she is a mermaid (or plays one at the carnival) shows that something fishy is going on. Catch the movie NIGHT TIDE in the public domain on Youtube. It’s another twisted bachelor tale you’ll no doubt enjoy.
One of the great things about Youtube, is you can find just about anything there, including movies which are in the public domain.
One of the fun things to do on a rainy afternoon or a stormy night is watch public domain horror movies, with a bachelor twist. That is a movie which involves an unmarried man in a twisted relationship with one or more women.
A classically bad movie you might enjoy, (given enough beer and/or weed) is