Movies like Courage 1984

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Courage (1984)
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Courage (1984)
Original name: Raw Courage
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marathon runners are taken captive in desert by right-wing militia.
Plot: biker, desert, pursuit, on the run, marathon, survivalist, runner, revenge
Place: new mexico

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about revenge, murder, crimes, desert, on the run, danger and deadly mostly in Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Courage: Venom (2011), Code Name: Wolverine (1996), Beyond the Reach (2014), Severance (1988), Haunted Echoes (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Venom (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a car breaks down in an isolated desert, a mother and young daughter are relentlessly pursued by a deadly snake
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, chase, survival, dangerous animal, danger, off the road, on the run, deadly, snake, child in peril, crash, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Code Name: Wolverine (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Harry Gordini is on his way to Italy for a holiday with his family. On his way he accidentally picks up the wrong suitcase which holds in it hundreds of millions worth of new superdrug. Now the drugdealers want the drugs back and kidnap Harry's ...
Plot: underwater, revenge, navy, homoeroticism, male underwear, drugs, code name, underwater fight, homoerotic fight, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Beyond the Reach (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A high-rolling corporate shark and his impoverished young guide play the most dangerous game during a hunting trip in the Mojave Desert.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: desert, survival, hunting, wilderness, danger, forces of nature, escapades, thirst, weapons, witnessing a crime, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.4
 16
Severance (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ray Ponti is a down and out father, a man trapped by his past and frightened of his future. Cly is a streetwise runaway, waiting tables by day and stripping by night. Both are fighting for existence in the slime-bowl of New York's gutters, ...
Plot: stripper, on the run, father daughter relationship, mafia, reconciliation
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 3.5
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Haunted Echoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laura (Sean Young) and Guy (David Starzyk) are devastated by grief when their 8-year-old daughter, Kimberly, is murdered. Hoping to repair their tattered marriage, they move to a quiet town to remodel an old mansion, but weird things start to happen ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological
Plot: afterlife, ghost, supernatural, family problems, crimes, dealing with death, deadly, abduction, murder, death in the family, kidnapping, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.3
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Dead Beat (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1965, Rudy, a Midwestern high-school kid, moves to Albuquerque; lonely and friendless, he's attracted to Kit, slightly older, with a car, his own apartment, and spending money. Kit loves Elvis and loves the ladies; plus, he's a complete ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: desert, serial killer, mind game, coming of age, deadly, murderous pair, crimes, crime, manipulation, couples, who done it, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new mexico, usa
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66%
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Sweet Evil (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The tale of a yuppie couple unable to conceive and desperate for a child. They enlist the services of Jennifer to act as surrogate mother. Unbeknownst to the couple, Jennifer has an ulterior motive to this union - to exact revenge for a childhood ...
Style: erotic
Plot: surrogate mother, revenge, motive, childhood, tragedy, deviant sex, pregnancy, child molestation, seductress, hot, erotica, car accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
No Through Road (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The serenity of another quiet evening is shattered for an amateur photographer when a desperate woman takes refuge in his humble suburban home. Reluctantly, he is pulled into a cat and mouse game with her pursuers. Only dawn will reveal the ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: chase, danger, on the run, suburbs, mysterious character, rivalry, revenge, murder, pursuit, unlikely partners, chases and races, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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65%
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Slow Burn (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman's lifelong pursuit of lost family diamonds is interrupted by the appearance of two escaped convicts.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, search, treasure hunt, criminal heroes, adventurer, heist, escapades, dishonesty, rivalry, frame up, track down, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico, texas
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65%
 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
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63%
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The Hunted (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Insurance investigator Samantha Clark goes deep into a Pacific Northwest forest to retrieve $12 million from a crashed airplane. While there she meets a mysterious mountain man who claims he can help her hunt down the money but instead he ends up ...
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: insurance investigator, survivalist, human prey, heroine, air disaster, crazy, hunter, shot with an arrow, forest, woman in danger, psychopath, most dangerous game ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.6
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Poker Run (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert (Bertie Higgins) and Allan (J.D. Rudometkin) decide to add some excitement to their lives by taking up Harley riding. But things go south when two psychopathic bikers (Robert Thorne and Jay Wisell) kidnap their wives (Debra Hopkins and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychopath, desert, gang, motorcycle chase, confined, deadly, mind game, danger, buddies, crimes, couple relations, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, brother brother relationship, erotica, political cover up, villain played by lead actor, death of protagonist, main character dies
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.1
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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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57%
 4.5
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Cam-Girl (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Gessica, a single mother who works as a webcam stripper is pushed to her limit when held hostage by an unknown gunman.
Style: suspense
Plot: revenge, stripper, mother love, mother, home invasion, love, dating, serial killer, single mother, hostage situation, stalker
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A Kiss Goodnight (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Advertising exec Natalie engages in a passionate, but brief, love affair with a stranger named Kurt. When Natalie returns to her boyfriend, she finds that Kurt isn't so easily dismissed.
Plot: stalker, infidelity, life support, fatal attraction, businesswoman, one night stand, lawyer, advertising executive, obsession, police detective, secretary, extramarital affair ...
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Blue Desert (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After surviving rape, comic-book artist Lisa Roberts is moving from New York City to small town in Arizona. But there's danger in small towns too.
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: desert, motorcycle, stalker, artist, stalking, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, danger, love triangle, psychopath, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bitter Vengeance (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Annie marries Jack Westford, a cop when they met. Six years later Jack is now working as a security guard in a bank and feels that he was unfairly fired from the force. He also appears to be no longer interested in Annie and has an affair with ...
Plot: investigator, police officer, theft, security guard, frame up, infidelity, faked death, revenge, money, murder
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Tomorrow You're Gone (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charlie Rankin, recently released from prison, seeks vengeance for his jail-house mentor William "The Buddha" Pettigrew. Along the way, he meets the ethereal, yet streetwise, Florence Jane. They embark on a unlikely road trip, careening ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surreal
Plot: unlikely couple, crime gone awry, on the road, crimes, redemption, revenge, released from prison, pursuit, danger, profanity, graphic violence, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Revenge (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A serial killer, whose victims are men with similar pasts, is tracked by a policewoman.
Style: suspense
Plot: revenge, balcony, spiral staircase, domestic violence, high school reunion, revenge motive, plastic surgery
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44%
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
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The Hellcats (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The brother and fiancee of a dead policeman infiltrate a female-led biker gang to uncover his murderer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, drug dealing, motorcycle chase, vengeance, law enforcement, undercover, crime, danger, crimes, investigation, gang, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
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The Shot (1969)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ronny and Bertil break into a armory depot. During a test firing of the stolen goods Ronny accidentally kills Bertil. The Police begins a chase of Ronny, who is now on the run with his girlfriend Len.
Plot: on the run, break in, accidental killing, police, accidental death, drug addict, youth, actor playing himself
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Dark Tide (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brigitte Bako plays Andi, who visits her husband Tim working on a tropical island. Tim is collecting venom from poisonous eels, and his boat crew are mesmerised by his pretty wife. In particular, one of the crew members becomes obsessed with Andi. ...
Plot: snake bite, revenge, erotica, sex, bikini, diving, harpoon, rape, female nudity, moaning, snake, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Naked and Lustful (1974)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A corrupt businessman obtains a castle through surreptitious means. He has a series of affairs while his ill wife remains bed-ridden and after her death he marries one of his mistresses. But she was the daughter of the man from whom the castle was ...
Plot: erotic thriller, revenge, sexploitation, whodunit, female full frontal nudity, dying during sex, large breasts, female nudity, sex, womanizer, sex scene, bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
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Dead Silence (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three young students go into a holiday which rapidly turns into horror as they hit-and-run a lonely hitchhiker in desert. They decide to keep the accident a secret, but as more and more evidence begins to turn up, they face the contradiction between ...
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, psychological, bleak, rough ...
Plot: desert, hit and run, police, tv reporter, friendship, deadly, crimes, college, haunted by the past, friends, holiday, caucasian ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Bedroom Eyes II (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This sequel to 1986's Bedroom Eyes is the mixture as before, with Wings Hauser replacing the first film's star Kenneth Gilman. Once again, stockbroker Hauser begins succumbing to his chronic voyeurism. And also once again, his obsession ...
Style: twists and turns, erotic, surprise ending
Plot: voyeurism, revenge, murder, frame up, infidelity, seductive behavior, plot twist, woman, husband wife relationship, finance, erotica, lesbian sex ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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 ⇓
38%
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Back of Beyond (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A garage mechanic out in the middle of the outback gets involved with the girl friend of a jewel smuggler who is on the run.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: gas station, on the run, rivalry, chases and races, criminal heroes, love and romance, crimes, supernatural ability, gang, adventurer, romance, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.3
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The Dangerous (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brother and sister Ninja warriors get revenge for their sister's death by killing the drug dealers in New Orleans. The police enlist the help of a biker warrior to solve the crime. The head drug dealer stirs the pot even further by hiring Cajun ...
Style: cult movie cast
Plot: cajun, revenge, ninja, biker, brother sister relationship, martial arts, drug dealer
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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