Movies like City Killer

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City Killer (1984)
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City Killer (1984)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An attractive young girl is being watched closely by her ex-lover, but matters soon start to escalate and run out of control.
Plot: manhunt, bomb, death, psychopath, helicopter, murder
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to City Killer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about murder, psychopath, manhunt, serial killer, death, crimes and deadly mostly in Thriller, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like City Killer: Postmortem (1998), Coldwood (2012), Tomorrow at Ten (1963), Twisted Love (1995), Body Language (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Postmortem (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The only thing James wants is to remain away from Scotland. One day, however, he receives a fax, a printout of an unknown person's obituary. The next day, he is charged and arrested for the murder of this person.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, deadly, profiler, manhunt, mind game, crimes, police detective, law enforcement, writer's life, psychopath, american abroad ...
Time: 90s
Place: glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.1
 57
Coldwood (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Single mother Ashley travels to Alaska to work with her Uncle Clive, a con man swindling money from people who believe their homes are haunted. As Ashley tackles her own demons the team must face real supernatural forces beyond anything they've ...
Plot: death, suicide, murder, pursuit, ghost
Place: alaska
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86%
Tomorrow at Ten (1963)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A British policeman (John Gregson) tries to find a rich man's (Alec Clunes) son before a kidnapper's (Robert Shaw) time bomb blows.
Plot: race against time, bomb, hidden, ransom, kidnapping, rescue, doll, criminal, driver
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.3
 129
Twisted Love (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Janna Riley is the awkward and shy girl nobody ever seems to notice. Not being able to live up to her mother's expectations of popularity, Janna walks through the school hallways alone, though her eyes are always on a certain football player, ...
Plot: hostage, psychopath, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Body Language (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The ambitious Betsy is happy: she gets promoted to a leading management position. Her happiness is spoiled only a little by problems with a boyfriend who feels neglected and an harassing boss. She realizes much too late that her secretary Norma is ...
Plot: secretary, office, murder, date, evil, revenge, knife, extramarital affair, investigation, boss, apartment, elevator ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Der rote Rausch (1962)
Genre: Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the run, after escaping a mental institution. He befriends a woman and her child, but the urge to strangle women with red necklaces still haunts him.
Plot: serial killer, police officer, mass murderer, manhunt, psychopath, doll, wedding party, police, killer, tomboy
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Deadly Intruder (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer escapes from a mental hospital and hides out in a small town. A local cop must catch him before he starts on another killing spree.
Plot: stalking, serial killer, maniac, mental patient, insanity, female nudity, murder of a nude woman, rage, manhunt, slasher, kidnapping, nude woman murdered ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Face of Fear (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Graham Harris was once one of the world's foremost mountain climbers, until a fall five years earlier left him with a lame leg, a fear of heights...and a frightening psychic ability in which he can see murders as they are happening.
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: murder, a vision, nightmare, psychic, climbing, banquet, serial killer, murder investigation, mountaineer, death, rope, skyscraper ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Deliver Them from Evil: The Taking of Alta View (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man (Rick Worthington) assaults the Alta Vista Hospital taking four women, a man and two babies as hostages. He wants to kill Dr. Garrick, who, according to Worthington, ruined his life sterilizing his wife. He threatens to detonate a bomb. Based ...
Plot: bandit, violence, insult, helicopter, night, held at gunpoint, criminal, disturbed individual, hostage situation, hospital, sniper, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Angel (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Angel, a woman who was horribly abused by her grandmother as a little girl and institutionalized after killing her, embarks on a killing spree as an adult. Though sentenced for the rest of her life to an insane asylum, Angel was released due to ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, politics, violence, police, child abuse, manhunt, confined, danger, miscarriage of justice, prison, political thriller, clown makeup ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Perfect Bride (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young woman begins to suspect that her brother's young fiancée, an attractive Englishwoman, is actually a serial killer who kills men on the eve of their weddings.
Plot: serial killer, fiancee, hospital, female serial killer, nurse, blood, suicide, restaurant, death, psychopath, flashback, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Benefit of the Doubt (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty two years earlier, Karen helped convict her father, Frank, for the murder of her mother. With his new freedom, thanks to parole, Frank returns home to seek revenge. Having always pleaded his innocence, Frank soon works his way back into ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, chase, crime, psychopath, family relations, couples, graphic violence, prison, woman in danger, death in the family, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.0
 364
Freeway (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deeply-disturbed priest goes on a murderous night-time rampage across America's highways.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, danger, crime, law enforcement, police investigation, mystery, chases and races, chase, amateur detective, crimes, manhunt, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.1
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Fashion Victim (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Andrew Cunanan started his murderous spree in Minnesota, continued through Chicago, and despite being the subject of an intense manhunt, was able to kill fashion great Gianni Versace, in Miami, before killing himself.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, fbi, fashion designer, manhunt, crimes, on the run, violence spree, deadly, murder, gay interest, killing spree, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Nightmare Come True (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eerie dreams that haunt a young nurse heighten the mystery surrounding her mother's sudden disappearance.
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: dream, missing person, mystery, premonition, mother, parents, abusive husband, freezer, extramarital affair, nightmare, operating room, facial bruise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 884
Tough Luck (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tense and intricate web of deceit and betrayal entangles Archie, a wandering grifter who is hired by a traveling carnival owner to murder his beautiful wife.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, manhunt, betrayal, crime gone awry, frame up, law enforcement, criminal heroes, hitman, cons and scams, dishonesty, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Breach of Conduct (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Helen attracts the unwanted attention of the commander of her husband's new army base. Colonel Andrew Case arranges to have Helen's husband travel on base business so that he can force Helen to be his new plaything. Helen fights back.
Plot: general, pursuit, military, murder, psychopath, escape, attempted rape, sexism, military base
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.5
 53
Legal Deceit (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sydney Banks learns the hard way that being driven and educated is not the path to success. With the help of Todd Hunter her career takes off. Sydney gets pulled into corporate blackmail and murder. With the help of boyfriend Derek, she begins her ...
Plot: murder, legal, law firm, african american, hostage, lawyer
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.3
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Fleshburn (1984)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier who deserted because of spiritual beliefs was tried and evaluated by four psychiatrists, and they all concluded that he was unable to distinguish right from wrong, so he was sentenced to a mental hospital. One day, he escapes and kidnaps ...
Plot: arizona desert, manhunt, rambo, navajo indian, native american, desert, revolver, psychiatrist, cult, arizona territory, vietnam war veteran, hawk ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Kill Kill Overkill (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women on vacation in a mountain cabin are terrorized by two psychopaths.
Plot: murder, teddy bear, tied to a chair, abduction, vacation, doll, psychopath, cabin, bound and gagged, tied to a bed, mountain cabin
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Night of the Juggler (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex New York cop is desperate to find his kidnapped daughter.
Plot: ransom, child abduction, manhunt, exploitation, chase, corrupt cop, neo noir, kidnapping, violence, psychopath, murder, police ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Name of the Game Is Kill (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A desert family offers a traveling stranger its hospitality, but the stranger doesn't realize exactly what they have in store for him.
Style: psychotronic, psychological, surprise ending, psychological thriller
Plot: murder, countryside, ghost town, desert
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Blood and Money (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A retired veteran hunting in the Allagash backcountry of Maine discovers a dead woman with a duffle bag full of money. He soon finds himself in a web of deceit and murder.
Style: serious, ambiguous ending, twists and turns
Plot: stolen money, manhunt, danger, bandit, chase, burglar, veteran, winter, forest, hunting, money, woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Fiksi. (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alisha (Ladya Cheryl) never feel comfortable staying in her cool and spacious home until one day she meets Barry (Donny Alamsyah) who introduces her the meaning of love.
Plot: murder, female director, psychopath, rabbit, building, telephone, writers, bourgeoisie, neighbor, suicide, gay, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A neglectful mother overhears her husband on the telephone at their workplace talking with their babysitter. She discovers they are having an affair and are going to have a baby. She concocts an evil plan to win back her husband and remove the girl ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, nanny, psychopath, couples, danger, crimes, rivalry, family relations, family problems, vengeance, family in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Sadist (1963)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three people driving into Los Angeles for a Dodgers game have car trouble and pull off into an old wrecking yard where they are held at bay by a bloodthirsty psycho and his crazy girlfriend.
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, sadism, murder, car trouble, junkyard, teacher, runaway, snake, crimes, deadly, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
New York After Midnight (1978)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Monique is a 35 year old French woman, living in New York. The daughter of a French diplomat who has remarried, Monique has no financial worries, and holds a good job with a publishing firm. She finds relationships difficult, and frequently suffers ...
Plot: gay bar, adultery, childhood trauma, murder, disco, nightlife, insanity, extramarital affair, psychiatrist, gay slur, gay interest
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Killing Obsession (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Albert (John Savage) is a psychopath who, after brutally murdering a woman, becomes obsessed with her 11-year-old daughter Annie. Twenty-one years after being sent to prison for his crimes, Albert is freed over the strenuous objections of Dr. Sachs ...
Plot: bare breasts, stabbing, serial killer, nude woman murdered, psychopath, dead woman on floor, murder, dead prostitute, stripper, photograph, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder of a nude woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Web of Deception (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Philip Pearloff is a prominent forensic psychiatrist, with a beautiful wife and a successful practice. But when he meets a beautiful woman, his loyalty is tested and he is drawn to her advances. After a night of passion, she becomes ...
Plot: courtroom, adultery, psychopath, suicide
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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River (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the south of Laos, an American volunteer doctor becomes a fugitive after he intervenes in the sexual assault of a young woman. When the assailant's body is pulled from the Mekong River, things quickly spiral out of control.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, serious
Plot: accused of murder, sexual assault, doctor, volunteer, river, running from police, murder, pursuit, false accusation, manhunt, chase, runaway ...
Time: 21st century
Place: thailand, laos, bangkok thailand, asia, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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