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Chrysalis (2007)
 5.4
 3K
Chrysalis (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Paris 2020, a high tech surgeon and her daughter are involved in a horrific car accident, the surgeon saves her daughter's life at the cost of manipulating her dreams and memories.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, serious, stylized, medical drama
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, doctor, uncover truth, vengeance, haunted by the past, manipulations, danger, murder, manipulation, deadly, rivalry, distopia, chase, surgery, mother daughter relationship, torture, memory, blood, memory loss, crimes, clinic, conspiracy, chases and races, master criminal, law enforcement ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: paris france, france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, deadly, danger, murder, rivalry, crime and law enforcement mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Chrysalis: Yesterday (2002), Pavement (2002), Before the Fall (2008), The Gunman (2004), Cash Truck (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Yesterday (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In 1990, number of children suddenly disappear. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Defense selects an elite group of scientists for a top-secret mission. Then, 30 years later ... The year is 2020 on a reunified Korean Peninsula. A string of murders is ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, kidnapping, police investigation, missing person, mind game, law enforcement, deadly, danger, on the run, psychopath, riddles and clues ...
Time: future, 20th century, 2020s, 21st century, year 1990 ...
Place: korea, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 762
Pavement (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Africa, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Samuel Browne is a tracker in Alaska. When his sister meets a grisly death in San Francisco, he goes there to hunt her killer. As more murders occur, police investigator Buckley Clarke reluctantly joins forces with Sam. The brass are convinced this ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, murder, law enforcement, animal life, danger, serial killer, vengeance, psychopath, amateur detective, police investigation, haunted by the past, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, usa, alaska, south africa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Before the Fall (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A meteorite will destroy the world in three days. For Ale (Victor Clavijo), that means 72 hours of alone time, getting as drunk as possible. But when a mysterious drifter (Eduard Fernández) appears, the self-serving Ale faces a more immediate ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, tense, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, danger, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, chaos, crimes, heroes, vengeance, redemption, rivalry, save the world, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.7
 429
The Gunman (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Detective Ben Simm's wife is killed, he has to learn to be both father and mother to his little girl while searching for a Vigilante that has his own sense of justice.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, haunted by the past, investigation, vengeance, serial killer, track down, deadly, law enforcement, who done it, danger, murder, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.6
 3K
Cash Truck (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In France, the disturbed and mysterious Alexandre Demarre is hired as security guard for the Vigilante armored truck company earning 1,200 euros per month and lodges in a hotel nearby the company for 1,450 euros for a month. He becomes close to his ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: mysterious character, hidden identity, danger, workplace, heist, vengeance, crimes, dishonesty, vengeful fired employee, workplace intrigue, rivalry, armored car robbery ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Twisted Justice (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the Los Angeles of the future, police are forbidden to carry weapons and must use stun guns instead. A maverick detective ignores those restrictions in his pursuit of "The Bullseye Murderer," a psychotic rapist who takes a new drug ...
Style: futuristic, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, crime, vengeance, police corruption, psychopath, danger, investigation, mad scientist, serial killer, chase ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Unforgettable (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as a medical examiner who has been acquitted for his wife's murder but many still question his innocence. Obsessed with finding his wife's killer, a possible solution presents itself in an experimental serum designed by a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, memory, mystery, investigation, serial killer, experiment, false accusation, race against time, uncover truth, crimes, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 885
The Fighter (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jacques Darnay has served 8 years for robbing a jeweller. Now he is out of prison and looking for his loot worth 6 million francs.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, murder, dishonesty, crime and punishment, deadly, law enforcement, warden, parole officer, on the run, rivalry, chase, coldhearted ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Empire of the Wolves (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When the young detective Paul Nerteaux finds the third slashed female corpse of illegal Turkish immigrants, he decides to ask for support to the experienced dark retired detective Jean-Louis Schiffer to chase the serial killer. Together, they ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: memory loss, mind game, police detective, police investigation, uncover truth, life is a bitch, mystery, murder, danger, terrorism, deadly, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 2K
Headshot (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hitman named Tul is shot in the head during an assignment. When he wakes up from a two month coma Tul discovers that he literally sees everything upside down.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, disorder, danger, vengeance, secret movement, neo noir, frame up, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, assassination, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 2K
SK1 (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The hunt, capture and trial of Guy Georges, one of France's most notorious serial killer.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, non-linear
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, riddles and clues, uncover truth, obsession, law enforcement, danger, deadly, crimes, crime, murder suspect ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 2001, year 1995, 1990s ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Red Siren (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Nearly 13, Alice rebels, telling the Paris police that her mother is a murderer. Alice has no evidence; her mother, Eva, rich and powerful, avoids charges. Alice promptly runs away, determined to find her dad whom she claims lives in Portugal. The ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police station, hitman, danger, law enforcement, police investigation, rivalry, on the run, moral dilemma, vigilantism, redemption, deadly, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, paris france, france, asia, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Deadly Outlaw: Rekka (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After Kunisada's Yakuza leader and father figure is brutally murdered, he and his best friend go on a two-man mission to avenge his death, killing other Yakuza leaders leading to a final confrontation by the old man's killers..
Style: rough, serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, gangsters, betrayal, murder, police investigation, vigilantism, criminal's revenge, vengeance, deadly, partners, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Chasing Ghosts (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A serial killer targeting the city's mobsters taunts police with clues and photos left behind at the crime scenes. A veteran cop takes on a rookie partner hoping to crack one last case before retiring. As the web of deception and lies unravels, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, police investigation, manhunt, mind game, psychopath, rivalry, danger, track down, deadly, law enforcement, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Brother's Keeper (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The FBI sought the help of Lucinda Pond (Jeanne Tripplehorn), a former agent of the body, to try to locate the author of a series of murders that allegedly may have committed his brother. Lucinda, who left the police years ago, decides to help ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, moral dilemma, police investigation, introspection, haunted by the past, danger, murder, law enforcement, rivalry, mind game, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Last Deadly Mission (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A washed-up Marseilles cop (Auteuil) earns a chance at redemption by protecting a woman from the man who killed her parents as he is about to be released from prison.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, tense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, redemption, woman in danger, haunted by the past, law enforcement, deadly, crime, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 798
Tribulation (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tom Canboro is a police detective with a Christian sister, Eileen, a brother, Calvin, a wife, Susan, and eccentric brother-in-law, Jason. One night, Jason seemingly goes insane and tries to kill Eileen, calling her a "hater". Tom soon ...
Style: serious, bleak, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, mind game, danger, human spirit, fighting the system, leadership, police detective, haunted by the past, messiah, mind control, virtual reality, hospital ...
Time: 90s, 2010s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, false accusation, uncover truth, woman in danger, riddles and clues, price of justice, mystery, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 4.7
 744
Dot.Kill (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The morphine-addicted detective Charlie Daines is on the trail of a sophisticated psychopath who is setting up murders and broadcasting them live on the internet. As he closes in on the killer, he realizes that it has become personal and that he is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, mind game, rivalry, crimes, deadly, track down, danger, race against time, computers and web, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 3K
Kill for Me (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rent’s a bitch. And that is why, six months after her best friend went missing, Amanda finally gives in to getting another roommate, Hailey. The two college students turn out to have something in common, however: abusive men. For Hailey, it’s ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, deadly, murder, uncover truth, manipulations, haunted by the past, woman in danger, danger, dishonesty, crimes, abuse, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Killing Words (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 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, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, mind game, murder, serial killer, woman in danger, vengeance, haunted by the past, deadly, abduction, monologue, video tape, word game ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
 2K
Sin (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Retired cop Eddie Burns gave 15 years and the use of his left arm to the Reno homicide squad. When his wayward sister, Kassie, goes missing Eddie Burns finds himself subjected to a fiendish and ingenious campaign of revenge by the mysterious Charlie ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, murder, betrayal, kidnapping, vengeance, mind game, haunted by the past, police investigation, life is a bitch, deadly, criminal's revenge, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.4
 796
Ready 2 Die (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, murder, chase, dishonesty, heist, on the run, gangsters, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crimes, profanity, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Beyond the Law (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dan Saxon is an undercover cop who infiltrates a biker gang to nail the scum behind a drug-smuggling operation. In order to maintain the trust of the gang's leader, he must commit ever more dangerous and heinous crimes. Just how far ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, special agents, undercover, working undercover, drug dealing, police investigation, dishonesty, gang, police corruption, tough law enforcer, dangerous attraction, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 641
Code 37 (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A famous writer is violated in a sex-movie-theatre. He had a date with Roos, a young student who works also as a prostitute. Quickly it becomes clear that more students are active in the prostitution. Enough reason for Hannah and her team to go ...
Style: tense, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, murder, police investigation, haunted by the past, gain trust, law enforcement, parents and children, college, prostitution, danger, rivalry, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, ghent
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
12 Hours to Live (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Amy is having a bad day. Not only has she been kidnapped by a deranged gunman, but as a diabetic without her insulin, her chances of survival are diminishing with each tick of the clock. FBI agent Megan Saunders isn't walking ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, danger, police investigation, crimes, chase, hostages, hostage, terminal illness, kidnapping, diabetic, salvation, weapons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 3K
Bad Company (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nelson Crowe is a CIA operative under the thumb of the Company for a disputed delivery of $50,000 in gold. They blackmail him into working for the Grimes Organization, which is set up as a private company for hire, to blackmail prominent ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, clever, twists and turns ...
Plot: black man white woman relationship, murder, cons and scams, cia, blackmail, judge, crime, crimes, uncover truth, police corruption, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 230
Blast (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four high school friends believe the local myth that developer Swenson killed a kid for trespassing years earlier and got away with it. When one of the four friends disappears, the remaining three believe Swenson killed their friend and they take ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: small town, kids in trouble, teenage life, haunted by the past, uncover truth, crimes, mind game, danger, investigation, deadly, youth, small town life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dead in a Heartbeat (2002)
Genre: Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unlikely duo, Lieutenant Tom Royko of the Seattle Bomb Squad and renowned heart surgeon, Dr. Gillian Hayes, find themselves in a race against time to track down a disturbed bomber who is inexplicably causing Dr. Hayes' patients to explode.
Style: serious, rough, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, vengeance, danger, law enforcement, deadly, doctors and patients, mentally unstable, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, crime, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Choice of Arms (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Two men break out of prison; a rival gang ambushes them. One is mortally wounded and tells the other, Mickey, to take him to the estate of a retired robber, Noel, who lives in comfort with his lovely and beloved wife, Nicole. The man dies, and ...
Style: bleak, rough, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, on the run, gangsters, prison escape, gang, heist, police investigation, haunted by the past, murder, drug dealing, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, paris france, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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