Movies like Dead Cold

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Dead Cold (1995)
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Dead Cold (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a carjacking leaves L.A. screenwriter Eric recovering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen, wife Alicia nurses him back to health. Four months later, the two depart for a second honeymoon in an idyllic setting in the mountains. They are snuggly ensconced in front of a crackling fire when Cale, a hunter who's ostensibly lost his sense of direction in the snow storm and nearly frozen to death, appears at their cabin door.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: mountain, crimes, graphic violence, isolation, couple relations, life turned upside down, snow, murder, car theft, snowstorm, erotic thriller, profanity, danger, deadly, gunshot, boxer shorts, cabin, carjacking
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles

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Most similar movies to Dead Cold

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, danger, rivalry, murder, graphic violence and dishonesty mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Dead Cold: Portraits of a Killer (1996), Tracks of a Killer (1996), Facade (1999), Man of Her Dreams (1997), Enemies Among Us (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Portraits of a Killer (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An attorney takes the lawyer/client relationship too seriously. She ends up falling for her client, a very charming photographer who has been charged with a multiple murder. She wants to believe he is innocent but she cannot deny her suspicions.
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: lawyer, murder, woman in danger, who done it, fall in love, strong sexual content, dangerous attraction, couples, courtroom, power relations, police detective, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Tracks of a Killer (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Business mogul David Hawkner and his wife are enjoying a quiet vacation by themselves at their isolated retreat. The serenity is broken when they become the targets of a handsome, crazed killer.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psycho, psychopath, crimes, rescue, confined, rivalry, adventure, captivity, uninhibited rivalry, woman in danger, kidnapping, snow ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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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, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, clergy, infidelity, woman in danger, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Man of Her Dreams (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After suspecting her husband is playing the field, a nervous woman finds a sympathetic ear in the form of a strange man. The drawback is that her sensitive new-found friend is an obsessive psychopath.
Style: sexy, serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, psychopath, stalking, obsession, dangerous attraction, couple relations, crimes, dishonesty, couples, neglectful husband, neglected wife, marriage crisis ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Enemies Among Us (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's not politics as usual, or is it? The governor of Louisiana is about to become the vice-presidential candidate for his party but a murder and an international web spanning from South Africa to Pakistan and North Korea might just get in the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: assassination, campaign, crimes, politics, political corruption, haunted by the past, dishonesty, rivalry, graphic violence, state affairs, corruption, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.6
 832
Mistrial (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a cop-killer goes free, a detective's search for personal justice veers dangerously out of control. Declaring a mistrial, he takes the accused, the judge and the jury hostage...and begins a trial of his own.
Style: realistic, psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom drama, hostage, courtroom, legal investigation, law enforcement, hotshot lawyer, crimes, false accusation, murder, injustice, confined, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 3.7
 417
Desert Thunder (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Terrorists threaten to launch a missile armed with deadly disease at Europe. A special unit is put together to stop them.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: bar fight, military, terrorism, heroes, escapades, adventure, heroic mission, aerial combats, graphic violence, pilot, air raid, aerial combat ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.3
 28
Tucked Away (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the surface, Ray Ryan has it all. He's a successful advertising executive with a new promotion. He has a nice home and a beautiful fiancée. Underneath it all is a dark secret he's finding harder to hide. Ray's nightmares are ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, crimes, life is a bitch, murder, secret, abusive father, aging, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Absolute Deception (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A widowed reporter recruits the help of a federal agent to investigate her late husband's secrets, but the two become the target of unknown attackers. When FBI Agent John Nelson’s key informant, Miles, is abducted and shot, all that’s left ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: special agents, murder, uncover truth, undercover, investigation, manhunt, dishonesty, journalism, law enforcement, couple relations, empire, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, cuba, australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.2
 903
Road Rage (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The highway to hell runs straight through a college campus in this compelling thriller about a killer truck. After helping a pretty co-ed out of a nasty domestic situation, Jim Travis gives the girl a lift home. But once on the road, the situation ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: car chase, chase, psychopath, on the road, college life, crimes, serial killer, empire, stalking, woman in danger, college, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: erotic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: police, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, police detective, vigilantism, police corruption, vengeance, murder, law enforcement, dishonesty, serial killer, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.2
 694
Night Eyes (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills home-security guard is seduced by a rock star's wife he monitors by video.
Style: sexy, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, rock star, investigation, crimes, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, dishonesty, love and romance, law enforcement, couple relations, strong sexual content, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Witness Files (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A former actress, unjustly sent to prison eight years earlier, is forced to testify against a mafia hit man.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: district attorney, witness, chase, dishonesty, law enforcement, legal, life is a bitch, mystery, witnessing a crime, on the run, crimes, police detective ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.1
 575
The Sweeper (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young renegade undercover cop with a propensity for violence and a past history involving the murder of his cop father and the remainder of his family is recruited by a vigilante group with a leader who wants only to kill all criminals and those ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, crimes, working undercover, police shootout, home invasion, police officer, car chase, police detective, fighting crime, master criminal, gang, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.5
 505
Lying in Wait (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Young bachelor Babee is looking after his dead mother's estate when married couple Keith and Vera move in. Babee becomes attracted to them by the beautiful Vera and the risk taking Keith. However at a party Vera crashes her car, putting Keith ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, twists and turns, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivalry, cons and scams, hollywood, estate, graphic violence, sexual content, female nudity, drowning ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Counter Measures (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: US Navy medical officer Jake Fuller is assigned to a goodwill visit aboard a Russian submarine. But he and his companion, Lt. Swain, end up alone among terrorists, who have taken over the submarine and threaten to fire its nuclear weapons.
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, terrorism, disaster, u.s. navy, ambassador, sex scene, terrorist, terrorist plot, graphic violence, confined, save the day, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 389
Perfect Prey (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A former Texas Ranger is recruited by a Houston police captain to assist a homicide detective in the search for an elusive serial killer who collects antique dolls.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, psychologist, texas ranger, murder, kidnapping, obsession, woman in danger, police detective, criminal psychologist, psychopath, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 363
October 22 (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wounded man makes a desperate call, reporting that a gunman is holding a coffee shop hostage and shooting anyone he pleases -- but when the SWAT team shows up, the madman opens fire. Through flashbacks, a waitress serves an array of customers, all ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, crimes, confined, psychopath, hostage, strong violent content, swat team, diner, unemployment, marital infidelity, voyeur, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.1
 308
Unveiled (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Using the natural beauty and mystique of Marrakech, Morocco as a backdrop, Stephanie uses herself as bait to discover the sadistic murderer of her childhood friend. C.I.A. agents Peter Masters and Jeremy Avery lead her on an erotic and intriguing ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough
Plot: serial killer, killing spree, eroticism, crimes, special agents, dishonesty, rivalry, law enforcement, buddies, intrigue, bait, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco, africa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.5
 2K
Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ethan Tell is a small time crook who makes a big-time score when he steals 1 million dollars. Ironically, his life radically changes for the worst when he discovers that stealing the money was the easy part and he now must keep his partner, his ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, rivalry, life turned upside down, on the run, going straight, dishonesty, graphic violence, sexual content, criminal heroes, money, heist, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Two Shades of Blue (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Susan Price has written a #1 bestseller, a steamy novel about a woman's search for the ultimate sexual experience entitled, "The Dark Side of Judith." When Susan is framed for the murder of her fiance, billionare publisher Jack ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, undercover, frame up, dishonesty, life turned upside down, woman in danger, crimes, protagonist as suspect, deaf, voyeurism, phone sex, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.7
 900
Shadow Hours (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael is a recovering addict. Back on the wagon, he's now responsible for a young, beautiful, and pregnant wife. He's working the graveyard shift at a gas station to support his new family, but the job drives him crazy. Then a wealthy ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: illegal drugs, life is a bitch, crimes, addiction, murder, alcohol abuse, dishonesty, drug dealing, mythical creature, mental disorder, nightshift, pregnancy ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Donato and Daughter (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Though emotionally estranged, a father and daughter team of Los Angeles police detectives must work together to stop a serial killer. Along the way, the two find themselves forced to deal with a number of painful secrets from their past.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: serial killer, crimes, psychopath, parents and children, family life, partners, amateur detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, estrangement, who done it, nypd ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Midnight Heat (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John Gray, a mild-mannered banker, gets hit by a car and loses most of his memory. When he gets out of the hospital, he has flashbacks which do not fit with his current life. After a strange telephone call and a murder attempt on his wife, ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, rough ...
Plot: bank, banker, amnesia, gunfight, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, mystery, murder, heist, vengeance, helicopter ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.8
 366
Fatal Secrets (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "BALANCING THE BOOKS" is a character-driven suspense drama about an attractive woman who enlists the help of her two best friends to confront a traumatic experience she can no longer deny. Julia, divorced and successfully self-employed, ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, secret, couple relations, maniac, uncover truth, murder, family problems, sexual abuse, woman in danger, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.6
 325
Wild Cactus (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A married couple vacationing in the desert are held hostage by a pair of psychopaths.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, erotic, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, family in danger, couple relations, crimes, rescue, couples, hostage, erotica, murder, sex scene, lesbian sex, snake ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.1
 411
Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, hijacking, race against time, heroes, confined, law enforcement, crimes, save the day, terrorist plot, terrorist group, militia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Broken Horses (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The bonds of brotherhood, the laws of loyalty, and the futility of violence in the shadows of the US Mexico border gang wars.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, tense, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, going straight, hitman, graphic violence, small town, gangsters, family relations, siblings relations, empire, hopes, profanity, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 609
Hit List (1989)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family man (Jan-Michael Vincent) and a mob witness (Leo Rossi) hunt a mob hit man (Lance Henriksen) who has mistakenly kidnapped the family man's son.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, organized crime, mafia, investigation, rescue, crimes, vengeance, missing person, disorder, law enforcement, gangsters, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Hurricane Smith (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An oil-field worker from Texas journeys to Australia to look for his missing sister, and his search winds up getting him involved with a violent drug-smuggling gang.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: sister, oil, smuggling, vengeance, kidnapping, missing person, fish out of water, drug dealing, adventure, gang, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%