Movies like The Hunter 2010

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The Hunter (2010)
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The Hunter (2010)
Original name: شکارچی
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In an act of vengeance, a young man randomly kills two police officers. He escapes to the forest, where he is arrested by two other officers. The three men are surrounded by trees, the woods. They are lost in a maze, a desolate landscape, where the boundaries between the hunter and the hunted are difficult to perceive.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak, serious, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating
Plot: forest, ex convict, murder, isolation, law enforcement, vengeance, mind game, confined, criminal heroes, jungle, accidental killing, arrest, death, abandoned house, nightshift, crimes, rivalry, criminal's revenge, prison escape, hunting, soldier, car chase, security guard, rain, election ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran

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Most similar movies to The Hunter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, rivalry, danger, serial killer and graphic violence mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The Hunter: A Killer Within (2004), Monster (2014), Killing Words (2003), Treed Murray (2001), Waste Land (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Killer Within (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Addison Terrill, a former district attorney now in a lucrative private practice, has what seems to be the perfect life. But life as he knows it is turned upside down when he arrives home from work late one night to find his wife brutally murdered ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, who done it, legal, dishonesty, legal action, crimes, law enforcement, false accusation, murder investigation, husband wife relationship, empire, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Monster (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Bok-Soon (Kim Go-eun-I) runs a street stall while taking care of her younger sister. Bok-Soon may not be the brightest girl but what she lacks in intelligence, she makes up for in uncontrollable rage. She’s infamously known as the “psycho ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, murder, rivalry, contests and competitions, criminal heroes, law enforcement, gangsters, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Killing Words (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A mild-mannered psychopath plays mind-games with a woman he has tied to a chair in his basement.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, abduction, psychopath, mind game, murder, woman in danger, haunted by the past, vengeance, monologue, videotaping, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, empire ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Treed Murray (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An advertising executive, trapped in a tree by a gang of would-be muggers, manipulates them into fighting to save his life.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, sad, thought provoking ...
Plot: mind game, gang, crime gone awry, rivalry, juvenile delinquency, crimes, vengeance, tree, criminal heroes, city life, violence spree, advertising ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Waste Land (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Brussels homicide cop (Jérémie Renier) begins to lose control of his life as he tries to solve a bizarre murder.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: police detective, life turned upside down, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, murder, mental illness, pregnancy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brussels, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Reflections (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Europol Agent Tom Brindle is called to Barcelona, Spain, to track down the notorious serial killer known as Pygmalion. A set of fingerprints lead to a young, volatile soldier, Marco Soler. Agent Brindle arrests Marco and intensely interrogates him, ...
Style: psychological, serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, manhunt, police investigation, siblings relations, mind game, track down, crimes, police detective, dishonesty, twins, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Blackwoods (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Matt is haunted by the death of a girl from a car accident he caused years ago. Matt was drunk and as he reached for the car radio, he struck the girl as she crossed the road. The guilt that he feels has altered his sense of reality, making ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: losing-it hero, betrayal, crimes, vengeance, forest, hotel, redneck, empire, hostage, haunted by the past, serial murder, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Supremacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story centers on paroled white supremacist who has just killed a cop, and takes a black family hostage. Within hours of being released from 14 years of solitary confinement in maximum-security Pelican Bay State Prison, Garrett Tully is on the ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hostage, crimes, family in danger, mind game, society, confined, family relations, murder, racism, husband wife relationship, ex convict, kidnapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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84%
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The Night of the Sunflowers (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Portugal
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The body a teenage girl is discovered in a field of sunflowers. At the same time a travelling salesman watches the events unfold on television, whilst in the small village of Angosto the discovery of a prehistoric cave brings excitement and the ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: village, police investigation, murder, isolation, vengeance, countryside, social relations, cave, murder mystery, revenge, scarecrow, rape victim ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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The Mortician (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alienated and cold, The Mortician (Method Man) processes the corpses with steely disregard. He is lonely and isolated. He is introduced to his new employee, Noah, (EJ Bonilla) by the morgue boss (Edward Furlong). Noah is a volatile youth working as ...
Style: neo noir, psychological, tense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: mortician, haunted by the past, murder, redemption, crimes, social decay, emotionless, corpse, graphic violence, child in peril, urban ghetto, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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The Client (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Elite attorney Kang Seong-Hee goes up against a top prosecutor over a case involving a man accused of killing his wife.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: crimes, courtroom drama, who done it, hotshot lawyer, rivalry, murder, legal, courtroom, legal investigation, lawyer, attorney, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The Zone (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Residents of an enclosed neighborhood in the middle of Mexico DF are shocked by a violent crime, and for one resident in particular, young Alejandro, the drama is ratcheted up when he encounters the lone kid who escaped the event and is hiding out ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, heist, vigilantism, militia, escape, slum, isolation, crimes, confined, coming of age, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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Travellers (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends set out on a motorcycle adventure weekend, clocking up miles in an attempt to outrun their age and urban lifestyles. After bartering with a local land owner for a place to set up camp, they spend the night reminiscing over their wasted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, crimes, captivity, haunted by the past, confined, escapades, buddies, wilderness, friendship, forest, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Prophet's Game (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Prophet has arrived in the ultimate playing ground... Los Angeles. It has taken an innocent childhood game and twisted it into a deadly match of wits, where the only prize is survival. Moving from city to city, The Prophet lures unsuspecting ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, serious ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, mind game, riddles and clues, mystery, investigation, vengeance, crimes, obsession, uncover truth, ex cop, death of daughter ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, mind bending
Plot: obsession, mystery, murder, crimes, law enforcement, anniversary, insomnia, death of son, empire, forest, gays and lesbians, rabbit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Show Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two squeegee kids descend upon Sarah and her luxury sedan, the fuse is lit on a tense cat and mouse tale of captors and captives. Sarah is forced to continue her trip to an isolated cottage where the twisted trio bait and entice one another in ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, mind game, woman in danger, teenage life, isolation, captivity, couples, youth, confined, rivalry, lesbian, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soft for Digging (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A man wanders into the woods in search of his cat and witnesses a murder
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: murder, afterlife, crimes, isolation, witness, haunted by the past, ghost, elderly man, very little dialogue, excavation, strangulation, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Toxic (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The lives of a nightclub owner, a crime boss, a stripper, a bartender, two hitmen, a prostitute and a psychic take a turn for the worse when they are trapped in an escaped mental patient's sinister path of madness and destruction.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, mental illness, track down, mentally unstable, violence spree, vengeance, crimes, criminal's revenge, sexual content, murder, empire, strip club ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Last Screening (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Sylvain, a film-obsessed 31-year-old, lives in the basement of a small art-house theater where he works as a programmer, projectionist and cashier. Each night, after the last showing, he goes out for a murderous ritual.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, psychopath, theater, small town, murder, crimes, violence, mentally unstable, solitary, woman in danger, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Columbus Circle (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An heiress who's been shut inside her apartment building for nearly two decades is forced to confront her fears after one of her neighbors is killed and a detective arrives to begin the investigation.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, isolation, privacy invasion, concierge, mysticism, domestic disturbance, nosy, abusive relationship, wealthy family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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One on One (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On May 9th, a female high school student was brutally murdered. There are 7 suspects and 7 shadows that terrorize them. Who are they and which one of them is you?
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crimes, vigilantism, vengeance, rivalry, terrorist group, investigation, suspect, group of friends, high school student, kidnapping, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Invisible Waves (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, Netherlands
Duration: 115 min.
Story: This atmospheric, violent thriller revolves around a hitman called Kyoji who has just killed his lover, Seiko. She was the wife of Kyoji’s boss, Wiwat, who, when he heard about the affair, hired his rival to murder the unfaithful Seiko. Kyoji ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, single parent, hitman, murder, accidental killing, adultery, shark, cheating wife, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Perfect Wife (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Leah's brother dies in a car accident, she vows revenge on the doc who failed to save him.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: revenge, murder, psychopath, femme fatale, serial killer, couples, family problems, dishonesty, crimes, couple relations, infidelity, female psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Calling (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Detective Hazel Micallef hasn't had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Port Dundas until a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside brings her face to face with a serial killer driven by a higher calling.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, riddles and clues, psychopath, crimes, law enforcement, society, murder, winter, religion, gay, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Unter Nachbarn (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Good Neighbour is a 2011 German film directed by Stephan Rick. It premiered in competition at the 2011 Shanghai International Film Festival and was screened at the 2011 Montreal World Film Festival and the Hof International Film Festival.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, journalism, crimes, neighbor, manslaughter, power relations, hidden truth, psycho, friendship between men, journalist, car accident, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Roman (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Roman (Lucky McKee) is a lonely young man who yearns to find love, happiness and companionship. Tormented by his ungrateful co-workers and trapped in a life of tedium as a welder in a local factory, Roman's one pleasure is his obsession with ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, isolation, factory, psychopath, mind game, serial killer, obsession, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, stalking, investigation, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Chess Game (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mina (Priscila Fantin) is arrested for defrauding the Social Security and beyond to defend the other inmates need to escape from the prison director of surveillance (Tuca Andrada). The crime involved a Senator (Antonio Calloni), trying in every way ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: mind game, prison life, criminal heroes, confined, rivalry, crimes, prison, strong female presence, psychological torture, graphic violence, corruption
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.8
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Axed (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A strict father loosens up enough to let his children take a day off school for a trip to the countryside. But things turn darker when the family realize he is planning to make it their last outing ever.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: unemployment, psychopath, family in danger, confined, rivalry, isolation, family relations, parents and children, countryside, murder, crisis, psycho ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.7
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Dossier K. (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Vincke and Verstuyft are detectives of the Antwerp police department. This time they have to deal with the Albanian mob and some problems in their own police division.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, vengeance, rivalry, fighting crime, law enforcement, police detective, murder, mafia, hollywood, gangsters, uninhibited rivalry, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, albania, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Tony (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Unemployed and unemployable, Tony is a sympathetic recluse with severe social problems, an addiction to VHS action films and a horrible moustache. Occasionally he snaps and murder is the result…
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, loneliness, crimes, violence, isolation, police, psychopath, social realism, incompetence, british man, insanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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