Movies like Cold Sweat

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Cold Sweat (1970)
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Cold Sweat (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During the Korean War, Joe Moran, is convicted for striking a colonel. Imprisoned in Germany he encounters his former company commander Captain Ross, jailed for black marketeering. Together with Ross' cohorts Joe agrees to escape with them, but things go wrong and a policeman is killed. An appalled Joe escapes by himself, abandoning the others, who are recaptured. Years later Joe has a boat rental business where he is found by Ross. Now a wanted drug smuggler he wants the use of Joe's boats and to ensure his cooperation, they kidnap his wife and daughter.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car, revenge, crash, empire, boat, american, bicycle, gangsters, kidnapping, car chase, chase, cold, heroes, gang, soldier, crimes, rescue, master criminal, vengeance, rivalry, drug dealing, confined, going straight, dog, dancing ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, cote d'azur, south of france, mediterranean sea, french riviera

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Most similar movies to Cold Sweat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, chases and races, rivalry, murder, gangsters, vengeance and chase mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Cold Sweat: The Family (1970), The Stone Killer (1973), The Outsider (1983), Family: Ties of Blood (2006), Fear Is the Key (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Family (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 108 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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, revenge, car chase, femme fatale, murder, vengeance, chase, unlikely partners, gang, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Stone Killer (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Los Angeles detective is sent to New York where he must solve a case involving an old Sicilian Mafia family feud.
Style: neo noir, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, war veteran, showdown, surveillance, gunfight, brainwashing, murder, hitman, chase, vengeance, anti war ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, asia, usa, vietnam, mojave desert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 6.3
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The Outsider (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In another typical Jean-Paul Belmondo vehicle, the French action hero plays a policeman prone to advancing the cause of justice by any means necessary. On his agenda is a powerful drug cartel working out of Paris and Marseilles, with a drug lord ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, drug lord, car chase, revenge, fighting crime, crimes, drug abuse, tough law enforcer, injustice, gangsters, hotshot hero, lone wolves ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: france, paris france, europe, provence, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Family: Ties of Blood (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The story is on the concept of karma and bad deeds. It follows Viren Sahai (Amitabh Bachchan), underworld don who rules over India. His son Abhir (Sushant Singh) is spoilt and believes he can do anything due to his father's power. When ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, vengeance, hostage, confined, dishonesty, rivalry, vigilantism, dysfunctional family, chef, gangsters, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Fear Is the Key (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his family are killed in a plane crash, a man plots an elaborate revenge scheme on those responsible. He sets himself up as a criminal in order to get close to a tycoon who has been approached by the culprits to help them retrieve the cargo of ...
Style: neo noir, tense, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, swamp, revenge, kidnapping, vengeance, murder, chase, investigation, gangsters, rescue, graphic violence, injustice ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.4
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Black Dog (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family.
Style: suspense, road movie, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: truck, car chase, rescue, train crash, chase, gang, arms dealer, family, crime boss, crimes, partners, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
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65%
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The Mechanik (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Russian ex-hit man is called back to Russia for one last job. This time against his former employees, the Russian mob.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, gangsters, crimes, gang, vengeance, death, one man army, tough heroes, prostitute, kidnapping, soldier, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Go Fast (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Marek, a crime squad officer, sets out to avenge the death of his partner and best friend, who was killed by drug traffickers. He asks for a posting to a new undercover unit created to infiltrate a drug gang that imports hashish from Morocco using ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, vengeance, drug dealing, law enforcement, rivalry, gang, working undercover, marijuana, crimes, loss of partner, car chase, drug cartel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Kidnap (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India, China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A fortnight before her eighteenth birthday, Sonia goes missing. Her family receives a call informing them that she has been kidnapped and her estranged father, a US-based businessman, must now follow the kidnapper’s instructions to the letter if ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: stockholm syndrome, woman in danger, kidnapping, hostage, chase, mind game, vengeance, family relations, confined, rescue, rivalry, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
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The Transporter (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Former Special Forces officer, Frank Martin will deliver anything to anyone for the right price, and his no-questions-asked policy puts him in high demand. But when he realizes his latest cargo is alive, it sets in motion a dangerous chain of ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, sexy, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: lone hero, chase, tough guy, car chase, car, one man army, escapades, tough heroes, ex military, fight scenes, one against many, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, nice france, hong kong, europe, provence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Evil That Men Do (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professional killer Holland is forced out of retirement to break a Central American government's political torture ring when one of his friends, a Latin American journalist, is killed. The murderer, Doctor Clement Molloch, is the master sadist ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, tough guy, torture, serial killer, martial arts, vigilante, villain, killer, hitman, good versus evil, chase, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, central america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Family of Cops III: Under Suspicion (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Police Inspector Paul Fein (Bronson) copes with family troubles while also dealing with the possibility of advancement to police chief. Meanwhile, his son (Joe Penny)) is investigating the murder of a banker.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, murder, police, mafia, corruption, police officer, hitman, gunfight, nypd, urban setting, chase, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 9K
Mr. Majestyk (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Watermelon farmer Vince Majestyk (Charles Bronson) goes after the Mob, when they try to strong arm him to use their melon picking crew.
Style: neo noir, suspense, talky, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, gangsters, organized crime, vengeance, vigilante, violence, bullying, violent, one man army, arms dealer, assassin, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: colorado, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
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Outlaw (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of people who feel betrayed by their government and let down by their police force form a modern-day outlaw posse in order to right what they see as the wrongs of society.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, vigilantism, gang, security guard, crimes, betrayal, soldier, society, police, vengeance, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, big ben london, britain, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Night of the Following Day (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two kidnappers snatch a girl off the streets and imprison her in a remote beach house.
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, seaside, ransom, hell, psychopath, cafe, airport, murder, chase, crime gone awry, hostage, child in peril ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Triad Wars (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the midst of a violent gang war, a series of misfortunes threaten the fate of a gang boss and his mob.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, martial arts, police investigation, gangsters, hitman, criminal heroes, dishonesty, vengeance, police corruption, vigilantism, police officer killed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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St. Ives (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dabbler-in-crime and his assistant hire an ex-police reporter to recover some stolen papers.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mystery, gunfight, chase, heroes, murder, writers, criminal heroes, betrayal, journalism, master criminal, police investigation, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Farewell, Friend (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After serving together in the French Foreign Legion, a mercenary and a doctor leave the service and go their separate ways. Later, they are reunited and become involved with a caper involving millions in a high-security safe. The two men become ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, female nudity, trapped, espionage, submissive woman, friendship between men, safecracker, friendship, chase, rivalry, soldier, femme fatale ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Man on Fire (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ex-CIA agent is hired to protect the daughter of a rich American family.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, kidnapping, daring rescue, rescue, vengeance, crimes, confined, lone wolves, heroes, track down, missing child, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Tough Ones (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tough, violent cop who doesn't mind bending the law goes after a machine-gun-carrying, hunchbacked psychotic killer.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, police, chase, psychopath, vengeance, vigilantism, law enforcement, serial killer, tough law enforcer, crimes, rivalry, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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22 Bullets (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Charly Matteï has turned his back on his life as an outlaw. For the last three years, he's led a peaceful life devoting himself to his wife and two children. Then, one winter morning, he's left for dead in the parking garage in ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, vengeance, revenge, criminal's revenge, gangsters, violence, murder, revenge plot, police investigation, organized crime, police, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, marseille, provence, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the death of his girlfriend's daughter from a drug overdose, Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) takes on the local drug cartel.
Style: sexy, unusual plot structure, neo noir, splatter, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, vigilante, vigilantism, hospital, gang, fight, murder, gunfight, drugs, gangsters, brutality, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
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Contraband (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cigarette smugglers in Naples run into problems with cocaine operations being set up by a rival smuggler. Full of violence, including a women's face being burned off with a blow torch and a graphic rape scene.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, chase, rivalry, law enforcement, track down, crimes, gang, drug dealing, tough heroes, criminal heroes, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, naples italy, europe, napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.8
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The Loner (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A cop is looking for the killer of his friend.
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, loss of partner, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, police detective, crimes, law enforcement, police chase, police officer killed, graphic violence, godparent, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Face of Fu Manchu (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Grisly strangulations in London alert Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard to the possibility that fiendish Fu Manchu may not after all be dead, even though Smith witnessed his execution. A killer spray made from Tibetan berries seems to be involved and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: master criminal, terrorism, riddles and clues, escapades, crimes, heroes, rivalry, faked death, exploitation, private detective, kidnapping, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: scotland yard, england, shanghai, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Wrong Turn at Tahoe (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A debt collector for the mob (Academy Award(R)-winner Cuba Gooding, Jr.) finds his fate taking a series of treacherous turns after his powerful boss and mentor (Miguel Ferrer) is caught in a dangerous double cross with the most dangerous drug dealer ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, revenge, drug dealing, criminal's revenge, gunfight, rivalry, criminal heroes, tough heroes, violence spree, crimes, vengeance, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Destructors (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Marseille Contract is a 1974 British thriller film directed by Robert Parrish and scored by Roy Budd. It stars Michael Caine, Anthony Quinn and James Mason. It concerns an attempt to bring down a drugs baron, by hiring an assassin.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, hitman, assassin, drug dealer, u.s. embassy, tough heroes, assassination attempt, special agents, law enforcement, drug dealing, crimes, assassination ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france, marseille, europe, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Black Windmill (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cold war, agent, murder, ransom, kidnapping, underground, subway, gunrunner, son, vigilante, chase ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, london, europe, scotland yard, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 14K
Point Blank (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Samuel Pierret is a nurse who saves the wrong guy – a thief whose henchmen take Samuel's pregnant wife hostage to force him to spring their boss from the hospital. A race through the subways and streets of Paris ensues, and the body count ...
Style: suspenseful, intense, unusual plot structure, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, hospital, survival, race against time, hostage, on the run, woman in danger, life turned upside down, ransom, wanted, confined, unlikely partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Death Wish V: The Face of Death (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paul Kersey is back at working vigilante justice when when his fiancée, Olivia, has her business threatened by mobsters
Style: suspense, sexy, neo noir, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, revenge, vigilantism, murder, fashion show, gangsters, model, psychopath, fashion, death wish, gang, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%