Movies like Dark Angel 1996

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Dark Angel (1996)
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Dark Angel (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Homicide detective Walter D'Arcangelo is the only link to a serial killer who preys on adulterous women. Walter must confront his past in order to prove himself innocent before more women are killed.
Plot: serial killer, homicide detective, police, voodoo, murder
Place: new orleans, louisiana

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, serial killer, police, crimes, deadly, rivalry and law enforcement mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Dark Angel: The Unspeakable (1996), Bloodmoon (1997), The Perfect Bride (1991), Restraining Order (1999), Prey of the Chameleon (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Unspeakable (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Alice Redmond is required to go deep undercover in an effort to trap number one suspect Darren Metlick, she gets very close to the edge. Her superiors push her past the point of no return because they need additional evidence to make their case ...
Style: cult film
Plot: serial killer, shower, sex scene, stabbed to death, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, rape, erotica, policewoman, knife, dog, sex ...
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95%
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Bloodmoon (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ken O'Hara (Gary Daniels) is a "Mindhunter" - a serial killer specialist enlisted to find the mass murderer (Darren Shahlavi) intent on killing the strongest fighters in New York City. Trying to catch this cunning and clever killer is ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, undercover, fighting crime, amateur detective, master warrior, partners against crime, police investigation, danger, tough law enforcer, strong violent content, profanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, hong kong
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100%
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, suicide, hospital, nurse, blood, flashback, psychopath, female serial killer, female killer, death, restaurant ...
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71%
Restraining Order (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Robert Woodfield is a criminal defense attorney, and he has defended a lot of criminals, many of whom are guilty, but has maintained that everyone deserves a competent defense, which he provides whether they are guilty or not. Currently he is ...
Plot: murderer, uniform, policewoman killing, gunshot, female police officer, policewoman, police officer, police, lawyer, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Prey of the Chameleon (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: J.D. returns to his hometown many years after leaving Carrie at the altar. After their unhappy reunion, J.D. heads to California, only to soon fall for a woman he helps with her broken down car. Little does he know that this woman is a serial ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, femme fatale, murder, escaped mental patient, sheriff, mental patient, fbi, mystery, deadly, danger, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Facade (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It should have been a simple murder. But a botched job, an old flame, and too many loose ends can spell just one thing for businessman Colin Wentworth: chaos!
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, crimes, crime, dark humor, rivalry, danger, dishonesty, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Facing the Enemy (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Griff McCleary is a cop, now his son shot himself with Griff's gun. A year later both he and his wife are still reeling from it. Griff feeling shut out by his wife Olivia, decides to move out. Now he is investigating what appears to be a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, murder, vengeance, family problems, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, death in the family, police detective, murder investigation, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Condemned 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.
Plot: martial arts, frame up, chase, betrayal, paranoia, psychopath, murder, gambling, brutality, money, deception, revenge ...
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53%
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Mortal Sins (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A thriller directed by Bradford May focusing on a catholic priest dealing with a serial killer's confession and a murder investigation.
Plot: serial killer, police detective, murder, police, priest, confession, catholic priest, crucifix, religion, irish american, catholic church, church ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
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Awake (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man wakes in a hospital bed with no recollection of who he is, and learns that he's wanted by the police for a committing a series of murders.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, talky, non-linear
Plot: amnesia, hospital, police, investigation, false accusation, serial killer, murder, father son relationship, escapades, psychopath, weapons, killing spree
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Human Hyena (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The dead body of a young man who was kidnapped is found, the police looks for the kidnappers as a web of corruption its uncovered in the police department.
Plot: police, murder, corruption, kidnapping, corrupt, crimes, crime
Place: mexico
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44%
Lipstick Camera (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ambitious young woman wants to get into TV news. She borrows a small camera from a friend and obtains incriminating pictures that two former East German spies are after.
Plot: video tape, sex, police, lipstick, prostitute, murder, video camera, female reporter, hidden camera, camera, videotaping, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dimension in Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Escaped murderer Cal Lewis wants revenge for those responsible for him being put away. Enroute from Texas to Las Vegas he crosses paths with young TV news reporter Deidre Holland who quickly becomes his target.
Style: suspense
Plot: escaped killer, killer, exploitation, murder, police, hitchhiking, escaped convict, twins, desert, pepper spray, serial killer, identical twins ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Strangler's Wife (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mae thought she had the perfect husband. Until she found out about his other women. But now she suspects an even more horrible truth. He isn't cheating with these other women... he's killing them.
Plot: serial killer, reporter, strangler, panties, murder, latex gloves, husband wife relationship, female nudity, police, strangulation, nude model, death ...
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40%
Tag: The Assassination Game (1982)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pretending to do research for his newspaper, college student Alex Marsh teams up with the somewhat older Susan Swayze, who he long admired from afar. Susan participates in The Assassination Game, in which every player tries to shoot another with a ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: college, murder, prank, rivalry, chase, serial killer, college life, mental illness, school, graphic violence, assassination, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Instinct to Kill (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Escaped serial killer James Becket, who killed his own father whose expectations he never fulfilled, but now especially targets his wife Theresa 'Tess' and her family, is too good at disguising himself and other deceit for detective Diffs ...
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, martial arts, police investigation, psychopath, vengeance, murder, deadly, master criminal, law enforcement, rivalry, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Inteqam: The Perfect Game (2004)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Assistant Commissioner of Police, Uday Dhirendra Thakur, is a rogue cop, known for his relentlessness in pursuing criminals, and bringing them to justice, failing which, killing them in false encounters. It is this reputation that gets him ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: murder, investigation, writers, insanity, police officer killed, fighting crime, murder mystery, murder investigation, vigilantism, crime investigation, cold case, killing spree ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Addiction (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An average, happy, hard-working man's life takes a turn for the horrific after he kills a mugger and discovers he's now addicted to killing.
Plot: serial killer, knife attack, drug dealer, drug use
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Butcher (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is set up to take the fall for a multi-million dollar heist involving a rival gang boss. Merle (Eric Roberts) is a gambler stuck on a twenty-year losing streak, but his luck is about to change. Surviving a trap that was intended to ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, gangsters, gang, disorder, drug abuse, couple relations, infidelity, betrayal, ambition, rivalry, dishonesty, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Grandmaster (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chandrashekhar lives alone in a dark and violent city. Even with crime occurring all around him, he withdraws from all responsibility and lives quietly. Soon, change is forced upon him in order to catch a serial killer. Like a grandmaster who ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, police detective, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, murder, chess, police officer, danger, urban, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A former cop looks back on the case which left him disabled and forced him to quit the force.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, intense
Plot: police, investigation, serial killer, murder mystery, police officer, constable, crime solving, suspect, murderer, murder, crime investigation, murder investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Murder of Crows (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a lawyer gets disbared, he goes off to write a book about his experience. He meets a man who lets him read his manuscript. The man dies and the lawyer passes the book off as his. Just when the book becomes a big success. He gets arrested for ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, lawyer, uncover truth, who done it, police investigation, writer's life, false accusation, law enforcement, deadly, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, miami, new orleans, florida
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36%
 4.7
 8K
Dog Eat Dog (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Carved from a lifetime of experience that runs the gamut from incarceration to liberation, Dog Eat Dog is the story of three men who are all out of prison and now have the task of adapting themselves to civilian life.
Style: rough, harsh, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: ex convict, murder, kidnapping, violence, corpse, police brutality, impersonating a police officer, drug use, police, grocery store, baby, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Hunt for the I-5 Killer (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: “Hunt for the I-5 Killer” is a dramatization based on the haunting true story of the yearlong manhunt for a killer suspected of murdering 14 victims and committing numerous sexual assaults up and down the I-5 highway corridor through California, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, police detective, manhunt, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, sexual abuse, murder, who done it, chases and races, girl in bra and panties, premarital sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, california, washington d.c.
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34%
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Relentless 3 (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sam Dietz, the relentless police detective, returns to Los Angeles from a self-imposed exile to help the police solve another series of brutal killings committed by another crafty serial killer whom targets Dietz's latest love interest.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, chase, rivalry, crimes, crime, race against time, law enforcement, deadly, psychopath, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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34%
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Nirnayam (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Dr. Roy (Mohanlal) is a surgeon who works in a private hospital. He falls in love with his colleague Dr. Annie (Heera Rajgopal). When Annie discovers a frightening organ-smuggling operation in her hospital, it proves to be a turning point in the ...
Plot: runaway, escape, murder, on the run, bus, prison bus, organ harvesting, police, doctor, hospital, false accusation
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
To Protect and Serve (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rookie cop becomes the chief suspect in the killing of some of his crooked cohorts.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, investigation, good versus evil, rivalry, profanity, police detective, murder, survival, vigilantism, police corruption, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Taking the Heat (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Michael Norell witnesses a murder, he doesn't want to testify but he is forced to by the police. A cop is ordered to bring him to the court, but before they get there they have to deal with several attacks from killers.
Plot: gangsters, sarcasm, dark humor, gangster, chase, murder, police, courtroom, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Pantyhose Hero (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sammo plays a detective investigating the murder of homosexual men. In order to apprehend the killer, Sammo and his partner has to dress up in gay fashion, act gay and pretend to be a gay couple. Sammo's character is homophobic, therefore he ...
Style: parody
Plot: pretending to be gay, martial arts, serial killer, gay subtext, gay stereotype, gay slur, kung fu, murder, homosexual, police, gay interest, gay ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Depth Charge (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jason Gedrick and Eric Roberts lead the cast of this thriller about a submarine captain who attempts to hold Washington, D.C. hostage for a billion dollars, and the heroic doctor who struggles to thwart the plan before the situation escalates.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: submarine, confined, hostage, hostages, save the world, terrorism, nuclear threat, state affairs, good versus evil, save the day, adventure, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%