Movies like Captive 1998

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Captive (1998)
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Captive (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a botched suicide attempt Sam Hoffman finds herself trapped in an evil insane asylum
Plot: murder, imprisonment, sanity

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, psychological and rough films with plots about murder, female nudity, husband wife relationship, investigation, revenge, rape and serial killer mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Captive: A Twist of Faith (1999), Blind Man's Bluff (1992), Deadly Pursuits (1996), A Passion for Murder (1992), What We Did That Night (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Twist of Faith (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vancouver Police Detective Henry Smith is one of those investigating the murder of Roman Catholic Father Martin, who was crucified in his own church.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, church, crime, who done it, riddles and clues, dangerous attraction, crimes, reluctant partners, mystery, life is a bitch, obsession ...
Time: 90s
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Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: murder, neighbor, blindness, accident, suspect
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Deadly Pursuits (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A former stripper befriends a young man looking for his father, all the while trying to avoid a hitman for the mob, to whom she is deeply in debt.
Plot: murder, on the run
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78%
A Passion for Murder (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman on the run from a murderous rogue government agent hooks up with a pony-tailed taxi driver who reluctantly agrees to help her.
Plot: male nudity, hostage, snow, government agent, bar, blood, typewriter, on the run, police chase, taxi, evil man, sex scene ...
Place: cross country
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78%
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What We Did That Night (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con Henry (Rick Schroder) returns to town after being released from prison and contacts his old college frat members about a murder that they committed years earlier. They have to return to move the body to a new location before it is ...
Plot: murder, revenge, corpse, dark secret, secret, prank, friendship, ex convict
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Innuendo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Finland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tuuli grows up in an oppressively religious and abusive family in Finland. To escape from the shadow of her angelic twin sister she travels to Melbourne, Australia. Curious of sexuality, she becomes a nude model for art classes. Her innocent surface ...
Plot: murder, psychological thriller, chainsaw, australian, religion, nude model, identical twins
Place: melbourne, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a contemporary fable loosely based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment". Roseanne is outwardly a perfect and popular teen. However, her image is hiding the abuse at her stepfather's hands, and she decides to ...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, clever, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, high school, dysfunctional family, americana, guilt, rape, trial, crime and punishment, obsession, youth, teenage life, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Killer Image (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Max Oliver learns his photographer brother has been killed, he suspects it was no random murder. And when he finds his brothers' last photos of a powerful senator and a prostitute, Max gets a clear picture of a deadly political cover-up. ...
Plot: photographer, roller coaster, senator, murder, erotica, brother brother relationship, political cover up, main character dies
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Portraits of a Killer (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An attorney takes the lawyer/client relationship too seriously. She ends up falling for her client, a very charming photographer who has been charged with a multiple murder. She wants to believe he is innocent but she cannot deny her suspicions.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, danger, woman in danger, serial killer, police detective, investigation, crimes, dangerous attraction, dedicated lawyer, fall in love, legal investigation, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Mother Knows Best (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman urges her daughter to get married. And when her daughter does, she doesn't think that she made a good choice. So she goes out and hires a killer to kill her son-in-law.
Plot: hitman, marriage, mother daughter relationship, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Author's Crime (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A wealthy Countess is warned that if she gives a valuable painting away as first prize in a music competition, the only thing handed out will be death. In rapid succession, the painting is stolen, the Countess murdered, her niece kidnapped, and the ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, heiress, whodunit, countess, painting, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Wolf Lake (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Canadian film where in ex-marine Steiger, unhinged by the death of his son in Vietnam, terrorizes a young couple
Plot: murder, revenge, rape, revenge plot, deserter, flash forward, violence, gang rape, lodge, world war two veteran
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Perfect Neighbor (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Kansas City, the deranged middle-age Donna Germaine stabs and kills her lover, when he calls off their relationship to stay with his wife. Donna uses an excuse to move to the house of her aunt, and she becomes obsessed in their neighbor, the ...
Plot: obsession, neighbor, betrayal, murder, husband wife relationship, marriage, femme fatale, attraction, starting over
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Best Friends (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Beth Ferrier is happy in her life - fulfilled as a wife and mother, living in a beautiful home in a safe and tranquil neighborhood. Claudia Hartnell lives across the street and seems to be the perfect best friend - kind, compassionate, and a good ...
Plot: death, murder, car falling off a cliff, insurance fraud, best friend, blackmail, drugged drink, murder of husband, cell phone
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Le monte-charge (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a Christmas night, an ex-convict ,Robert Herbin, meets a beautiful Italian married woman Marthe Drévet ,who has got a lot of things to hide . She lives in an old house ,the first floor of which is a big workshop where a service elevator leads to ...
Plot: murder, deception, femme fatale, ex convict, murder disguised as suicide, parisian suburb, police, elevator, movie theatre, christmas eve, christmas tree, little girl ...
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50%
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Abducted (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mixed-up mountain boy kidnaps a pretty college student.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: kidnapping, attempted rape, murder, father son relationship, wilderness, hunting, abduction, dysfunctional family, filicide, falling from height, shotgun, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Kissing Place (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Every night the boy dreams he is someone else. Someone in danger. A crazy woman is after him. A woman who cannot have a son of her own. A story about a kidnapped boy, who finds out that the people he thought were his parents are his kidnappers. The ...
Plot: playground, murder, child in peril, memory, kidnapping, taxi, birth certificate
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Murder at My Door (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a quiet neighborhood, a suburban family is shocked when their son is the prime suspect in the brutal murder of a neighbor's daughter.
Plot: fire, murder, mental illness, serial killer, investigation, girlfriend, son, mother
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Prisoner of Love (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Supermodel Naomi Campbell sizzles in this suspense-charged erotic thriller that delves into the dark world of obsession, seduction and crime. When a small time hood makes a hit, beautiful Tracy becomes his unwitting witness... and the object of his ...
Plot: murder, hitman, bartender
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Night of the Hunter (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A false preacher ingratiates himself with a dead man's family to find where he hid the money from a robbery.
Plot: preacher, murder, tickling, family crisis, treasure
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
In the Shadow of the Blue Rascal (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 300 kilos of heroin have disappeared in Necrocity, a city of terror—city of night—where Captain Speed has a gang, and the government hides the dead. Pierre Clémenti’s In the Shadow of the Blue Rascal (À l’ombre de la canaille bleue) is an ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: female nudity, murder, bathtub, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Before He Wakes (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Initially cleared of "accidentally" killing her husband, an idyllic wife and mother comes under suspicion when police learn that her first husband also perished under similar circumstances. As the investigation unfolds, it becomes clear ...
Plot: murder, shot in the head, widow, extramarital affair, hypocrisy, basketball coach, deception, life insurance, high school basketball, greed, christianity, religion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: murder, sociopath, sister, miscarriage, pregnant, pregnant woman, expectant father, pregnant wife, death, falling down stairs, jealousy, female killer ...
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43%
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Terror Express (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three thugs commandeer a couple of cars on a moving train and spread terror among the passengers.
Plot: train, rape, murder, criminal, female nudity, prostitute, gang rape, railway station, gun, terror, father daughter incest, anal rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
El profeta Mimi (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Childhood trauma and religious repression causes little boy to grow up and murder prostitutes.
Plot: murder, poverty, investigation, prostitution, religious, preacher, prophet, crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Madonna: A Case of Blood Ambition (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is convicted of raping and murdering a child and sent to prison. He is shortly afterwards beaten to death by other inmates. His daughter blames the jurors who convicted him for his death, and she hatches a scheme to murder each of the jury ...
Plot: stripper, seduction, jury, father daughter relationship, femme fatale, strip club, murder, rape, prison, female nudity, revenge, juror
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41%
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Transgression (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Matthew and Elena are about to face the worst night of their lives when four burglars trespass into their home looking for easy money. But things don't go as planned. Tension and fear take over them all, victims and executioners, and mistrust, ...
Plot: tied up, hostage, robbery, husband wife relationship, home invasion, tied feet
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Five Desperate Women (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Five young women vacation together at a resort on an isolated island. They are the resort's only customers and, aside from the boat captain who brought them here and the resort's handyman, Wylie, the island's only inhabitants. When ...
Plot: island, murder, sabotage, stranded, dead woman on floor, stranded on an island, strangulation, female protagonist, dog, dead woman on bed, terror, barefoot
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41%
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Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Serial killers have plagued the American landscape for decades, committing gruesome atrocities, and providing some tough cases for criminal investigators to crack. This thriller follows the travails of two detectives who are on the trail of a ...
Plot: serial murder, serial killer, murder of a nude woman, female nudity, murder, nude woman murdered
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Moving Forest (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on William Shakespeare's "Macbeth". Elias is a successful executive who works in the second largest private bank in Brazil. One day, Elias meets a mysterious woman who claims to be able to predict his future and says he will ...
Plot: shakespeare play, witch, prophecy, murder, ambition, bank
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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