Movies like Shock

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Shock (1982)
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Shock (1982)
Original name: Le choc
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Martin Terrier wants to quit his job as a hired hitman, but his organized crime employers are unwilling to see him turned out to pasture, Terrier knows too much, and he is still useful to the organization. He escapes to the countryside where he meets Claire, and the two soon fall in love. Back in Paris to confront his employers, Terrier learns that they've stolen all his money from the bank. They give him an ultimatum—do one last job for them and he gets his money and his freedom...
Plot: violence, hitman, death, hostage, female nudity, male female relationship, farm, murder, escape, revenge, shot to death, barefoot woman, chicken farm
Place: france

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Most similar movies to Shock

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about murder, revenge, female nudity, violence, crimes, death and gun mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Shock: Whirlpool (1981), The Mechanic (1972), Let Sleeping Cops Lie (1988), Contrato (2009), Dealer (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Whirlpool (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A thriller starring and directed by Alain Delon about ex-cop who is after a drug pusher gang.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, murder, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, crime, deadly, investigation, mind game, folk, vigilantism, missing child ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.9
 13K
The Mechanic (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a veteran hit man who, owing to his penchant for making his targets' deaths seem like accidents, thinks himself an artist. It's made him very rich, but as he hits middle age, he's so depressed and lonely that he takes ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, sniper, assassin, friendship, lock pick, map, lone hero, assassination, drug smuggling, gangsters, crimes, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: naples italy, los angeles, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Let Sleeping Cops Lie (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie tells the story of a group of right-wing cops have begun carrying out vigilante justice on drug dealers and other crime figures who might otherwise avoid punishment for their misdeeds. Police inspector Grindel (Delon) understands the ...
Plot: police vigilantism, corrupt police, police officer, flamethrower, police corruption, fascist, torture, suicide, ambush, bazooka, submachine gun, crossbow ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.4
 566
Contrato (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Portugal
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Peter McShade is a hitman, whose contract involves killing the major mobster of the Iberian Peninsula, but nothing is what it seems.
Plot: bare breasts, transvestite, friendship, sex scene, nipples, murder, shower, female nudity, hitman, male nudity, lesbian relationship, divorced couple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.3
 520
Dealer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After giving up a life of cocaine trafficking, Dan is offered a chance to achieve his dream : moving to Australia with his daughter. He accepts the deal and starts a downward spiral sucking him back into 24 hours of hell.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: hostage, drug dealer, cocaine, murder, dealer, drugs, dream, robbery, the underworld, prostitute, torture, nightclub ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, paris france, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Three Men to Destroy (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man helps the victim of an auto accident, not realizing that the man has actually been shot. The men who shot him are now after the man who helped him, in order to eliminate him as a potential witness. Soon they are killing everyone he even comes ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), manhunt, chase, car chase, hitman, deadly, witnessing a crime, crimes, dishonesty, contests and competitions, police investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 45
User (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Cathy, a young and innocent freshman, has a crush on senior hunk, Nick, the campus' basketball star. One day, he came to her and asked her to have dinner and drive her home. One thing led to another until she ended up giving her virginity not ...
Plot: sex, filipino, murder, college, basketball player, revenge, hospital, student, male female relationship, baseball bat, female nudity, erotica ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 8K
A Cop (1972)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Commissaire Edouard Coleman is a Paris police chief whose life investigating violent crimes has left him despondent. After beginning an affair with a beautiful but cold woman named Cathy, he befriends her boyfriend, Simon, a local nightclub owner. ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, stylized, gloomy, clever ...
Plot: bank, gang, heist, friendship, gangsters, criminal, double life, police, bank robbery, police inspector, driver, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 5.8
 39K
The Gunman (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Eight years after fleeing the Congo following his assassination of that country's minister of mining, former assassin Jim Terrier is back, suffering from PTSD and digging wells to atone for his violent past. After an attempt is made on his ...
Style: exciting, rough, intense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: agent as target, revenge, espionage, danger, undercover, hand to hand combat, chase, interpol, haunted by the past, assassin, betrayal, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2014, year 2006
Place: europe, london, africa, barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Long Arm of the Law III (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Michal Mak's second sequel to his brother's action classic finds an ex-soldier/escaped death row prisoner fleeing to Hong Kong and forced to work for a gang of criminals when they kidnap the woman he loves.
Plot: prisoner, exploding car, shot in the head, hostage, escape, torture, falling from height, kidnapping, shot in the leg, kicked in the head, prostitute, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 6K
Vengeance (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French chef swears revenge after a violent attack on his daughter's family in Hong Kong, during which her husband and her two children are murdered. To help him find the killers, he hires three local hit-men working for the mafia.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, revenge, crimes, danger, murder, vengeance, neo noir, chef, deadly, gangsters, heroic bloodshed, violence ...
Place: hong kong, asia, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
 407
Hulchul (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A troubled ACP adopts a young poor child named Deva whose mother and father died. When he grows up, he helps his adopted father as a police officer and ACP to solve various crimes around town to save his job and protect his family. Deva should not ...
Plot: orphan, prison, police, escape, murder, gang, court, revenge, legal, death sentence, family relations, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 383
A Crime (1993)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: "Un Crime" takes place over a single night, between 10pm and 6am. It takes place in a single setting - a millionaire's apartment in Lyon. The film is about the conflict between two men, alone, face to face in the closed world of the ...
Plot: piano, corpse, trial, male objectification, murder of parents, dialogue driven, pubic hair, guilt, female nudity, shower, pianist, high society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, french giallo, revenge, drugs, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
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Naked Killer (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman is trained by a martial arts specialist to become a professional assassin.
Style: erotic, realistic, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, hitman, femme fatale, one woman army, investigation, police investigation, dishonesty, obsession, mistaken identity, criminal's revenge, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 2K
The Family (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A hitman is double-crossed by his girlfriend and barely escapes a murder attempt. He then sets out to take his revenge on the woman and the gang boss who put her up to it.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, vengeance, murder, femme fatale, hitman, revenge, chase, crime, heroes, lone wolves, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Professional (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: French secret agent Joss Baumont is sent to kill the president Njala of an African country. However, a counter-order is given before he can execute his mission and he is abandoned in the hands of foreign authorities. He escapes and seeks revenge by ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, prison, assassination, revenge, chases and races, government agency, on the run, fighting the system, against the rules, tough heroes, lone hero, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Don Is Dead (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his mistress is murdered a Mafia leader goes after the killer with a bloody vengeance. Soon after the hunt begins, a gang war ensues.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, gangsters, murder, hitman, mafia, criminal's revenge, contests and competitions, drug dealing, danger, crimes, gang, vigilantism ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, florida, nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 6.4
 124K
Killer Elite (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story, Killer Elite pits two of the world’s most elite operatives—Danny, an ex-special ops agent and Hunter, his longtime mentor—against the cunning leader of a secret military society. Covering the globe from ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, secret agents, rescue, secret service, swat team, spy, mentor, revenge, ex military, hostage, assassin, conspiracy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: london, middle east, england, europe, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Eye of the Widow (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A new international terrorist group attack the castle of an Austrian prince during his party, but one of the guests, a contractor, deals with them. The CIA then hires him to find the men behind the attack and take them out. This big budget film with ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: secret agent, secret agents, eye patch, yacht, shot in the chest, murder, revenge, death, prince, violence, tough guy, one man army ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 247 min.
Story: Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair is a complete edit of the two-part martial arts action films Kill Bill: Vol. 1 and Kill Bill: Vol. 2. The film was originally scheduled to be released as one part. However, due to the film's over 4 hour ...
Style: psychological thriller, brutal, bloody, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: sword, revenge, wedding, girl fight, violence, brutality, death, murder, crimes, justice, twists & turns, fight scenes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Killing Car (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two cops try to stop a mysterious serial killer dubbed "Car Woman" after the toy car she always leaves next to her victims in this surreal slasher.
Plot: police detective, surrealism, photographer, past coming back to haunt, slasher, accomplice, toy car, junkyard, luger, shot to death, model, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 1K
The Nark (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Paris police detective (Richard Berry) plays rough with a prostitute (Nathalie Baye) and her pimp/lover (Philippe Léotard), whom he wants as an informant.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, gangsters, crimes, crime, good versus evil, drug dealing, police investigation, undercover, working undercover, police corruption, uninhibited rivalry, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, new york, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Mark of the Tortoise (1964)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: English millionaire Sir Cyrus Bradley is being blackmailed by “The Tortoise” Crime Syndicate. He is to pay £ 100,000.00 Pounds to stay alive and not be murdered. After his refusal to pay the money, he is quickly killed. Cyrus‘ nephew, Don ...
Plot: inheritance, ransom, murder, revenge, female criminal, knife thrower, criminal gang, man in a wheelchair, blackmail, turtle
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Scene of the Crime: A Tooth for a Tooth (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A man who has just become unemployed kills his closest relatives before he judges himself. Commissioner Schimanski determined.
Plot: revenge, murder, police, female nudity, bloody body of a child, explosion, riot, dead boy, male underwear, motorcycle
Place: europe, germany, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.1
 18
Gypsy (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex-soldier saves wild horses from being slaughtered and helps protect a desert "freedom school" for runaway.
Plot: sex scene, female nudity, murder, creek, corrupt police, violence, shoot out, ranch, spy, gunfight, police corruption, runaway
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Blue Room (2014)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A man and a woman, secretly in love, alone in a room. They desire each other, want each other, and even bite each other. In the afterglow, they share a few sweet nothings. At least the man seemed to believe they were nothing. Now under investigation ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: murder, police interrogation, infidelity, crimes, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, deadly, murder trial, sexual content, murder suspect, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Deliver Us from Evil (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In-nam (HWANG Jung-min) is a Korean hitman living in Japan who completes what he has decided will be his final job. But soon after, he learns that the daughter of a woman from his past (CHOI Hee-seo), who now lives in Thailand, has been kidnapped. ...
Plot: hitman, revenge, yakuza, hard boiled, kidnapping, chase, fight, rival, rivals, assassin
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, japan, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 1K
Cop's Honour (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cop's Honor (Parole de Flic) is a 1985 French crime movie directed by José Pinheiro and starring Alain Delon as retired police officer Daniel Pratt. His teenager daughter was killed by a gang of mysterious hooded killers so Pratt began his own ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police corruption, vigilantism, vengeance, violence spree, village, tough heroes, one man army, heroes, law enforcement, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, france, congo, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 6.4
 358
Stronghold (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An isolated farmhouse is chosen as a hide-out by Jim and Charlie after an armed robbery. The Deleye family are forced to accept the situation under Jim's brutal domination. Badly wounded Charlie, a gentle character, takes Lisa's room but ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Plot: danger, hostage, family problems, life turned upside down, in the woods, deathtrap, deadly, on the run, fugitives, confined, hostages, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%