Movies like Dead Cold

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Dead Cold (1995)
 4.9
 201
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
Plot: crimes, mountain, couple relations, graphic violence, danger, isolation, deadly, life turned upside down, profanity, snow, neo noir, car theft, murder, gunshot, boxer shorts, cabin, carjacking, snowstorm
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 suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, danger, murder, graphic violence, profanity and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Dead Cold: Facade (1999), Portraits of a Killer (1996), Man of Her Dreams (1997), Mistrial (1996), October 22 (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.4
 234
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, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, crimes, crime, rivalry, danger, dishonesty, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, legal investigation, investigation, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, dedicated lawyer, danger, deadly, woman in danger, fall in love, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, infidelity, stalking, dangerous attraction, danger, obsession, couples, couple relations, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, neglected wife ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.7
 602
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: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom drama, hostage, courtroom, injustice, false accusation, murder, legal investigation, crimes, law enforcement, hotshot lawyer, rivalry, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 314
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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, swat, confined, crime, crimes, deadly, hostages, hostage, diner, strong violent content, profanity, one day ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 3.4
 827
Road Rage (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: car chase, stalking, deadly, chase, on the road, college life, out of the way, psychopath, crimes, danger, college, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: assassination, campaign, crimes, danger, dishonesty, haunted by the past, political corruption, politics, rivalry, graphic violence, deadly, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, special agents, uncover truth, undercover, investigation, manhunt, couple relations, dishonesty, journalism, chases and races, deadly, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, hong kong, australia, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 3.6
 342
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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: terrorism, bar fight, military, danger, heroes, graphic violence, profanity, heroic mission, escapades, deadly, aerial combats, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.6
 21
Tucked Away (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, life is a bitch, deadly, crimes, murder, secret, abusive father, aging
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: realistic, serious, exciting, psychological, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, uninhibited rivalry, woman in danger, deadly, rescue, adventure, crimes, danger, chases and races, rivalry, confined ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.0
 1K
Below Utopia (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Daniel returns to his family's mansion for the holidays along with his girlfriend Susanne. His family's seemingly-utopian existence is overshadowed by not only the death of Daniel's brother, but also by Daniel's failure to live ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, crimes, crime gone awry, deadly, danger, confined, reunion, heist, family gatherings, gunfight, home invasion, mansion ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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), dishonesty, danger, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, profanity, police corruption, murder, vigilantism, vengeance, survival ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.2
 282
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: suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, intrigue, danger, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, buddies, rivalry, special agents, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco, africa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
For the Love of Money (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spanning over two decades, "For the Love of Money" follows the true account of an Israeli immigrant who searches for his piece of the American dream.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: going straight, ambition, starting over, lifestyle, crimes, hopes, criminal heroes, profanity, mafia, graphic violence, family relations, crime ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Counter Measures (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, hijacking, terrorism, ambassador, u.s. navy, military, heroes, confined, save the day, race against time, deadly, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: chase, crime, deadly, life is a bitch, witnessing a crime, danger, police detective, couple relations, woman in danger, cons and scams, murder, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: serial killer, family life, parents and children, psychopath, crimes, fighting crime, amateur detective, partners, law enforcement, estrangement, deadly, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Scenes of the Crime (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man about to get married earns extra cash by driving a local mobster, but things go awry when the mobster is shot dead by a rival crime boss.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, crimes, crime gone awry, danger, criminal heroes, gang, dishonesty, deadly, gangsters, criminal's revenge, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 347
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, crime, chases and races, rivalry, danger, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, mystery, crimes, woman in danger, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 806
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, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: life is a bitch, crimes, addiction, alcohol abuse, illegal drugs, redemption, nightshift, pregnancy, nightlife, murder, drug dealing, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.2
 564
Firestorm (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hoping to make a killing on the insurance money, oil refinery owner Wendell Mays decides to burn the place to the ground. His greed endangers the lives of the entire town as the fireball creates a spreading inferno threatens to engulf the entire ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, chaos, police investigation, race against time, crimes, danger, law enforcement, evacuation, firefighter, fire, firefighting, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: deadly, chases and races, danger, kidnapping, fish out of water, crime, drug dealing, gang, crimes, rivalry, adventure, profanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 5.8
 668
Sonny Boy (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small-town car thief and his transvestite wife come across an abandoned infant; they amputate his tongue and train him for a life in crime.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: deadly, mute or deaf, criminal heroes, crimes, on the run, gang, graphic violence, profanity, strong violent content, psychopath, transvestism, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.1
 305
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, realistic, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, martial arts, hijacking, chases and races, crimes, deadly, race against time, law enforcement, danger, save the day, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.2
 351
Fatal Instinct (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A homicide detective (Michael Madsen) falls for a resort owner (Laura Johnson) suspected of slaying a playboy developer.
Style: sexual, erotic, rough, sexy, serious ...
Plot: strong sexual content, neo noir, law enforcement, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, police detective, dishonesty, power relations, deadly, mystery, crime, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.8
 293
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, suspense, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: danger, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, secret, couple relations, uncover truth, maniac, murder, graphic violence, sexual abuse, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.0
 459
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, police shootout, vigilante, police officer, crimes, working undercover, police detective, rivalry, law enforcement, partners, chase, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Persons Unknown (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When former cop and current security expert Jim Holland has a one night stand with Amanda after getting in her way roller-blading. That introduction turns out to be a well thought out plan by Amanda and her sister Molly, to obtain security codes. ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, danger, law enforcement, profanity, graphic violence, woman in danger, heist, fall in love, cons and scams, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.9
 244
The Contract (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hannah has been trained in the lethal art of assasination by her father Luc, a former sniper with the special forces in Vietnam. When her father is unexpectedly killed she is forced to choose between the violent world she knows and the ordinary ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: chases and races, crimes, deadly, danger, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, vengeance, hitman, graphic violence, conspiracy, assassination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%