Movies like Deadly Pursuits

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Deadly Pursuits (1996)
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Deadly Pursuits (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A former stripper befriends a young man looking for his father, all the while trying to avoid a hitman for the mob, to whom she is deeply in debt.
Plot: bandit, on the run, murder

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Most similar movies to Deadly Pursuits

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and cult film films with plots about murder, on the run, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), deadly, crime and crimes mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Deadly Pursuits: Pendulum (1969), What We Did That Night (1999), Arkansas (2020), Off and Running (1991), Blind Man's Bluff (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pendulum (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the evening of his decoration for bringing a murderer to justice, Washington DC Police Captain Frank Matthews' wife, and her lover are murdered in bed. Jailed as the prime suspect, with the aforementioned murderer released on a technicality ...
Plot: murder, death, on the run, police captain, falsely accused, murderer, murder of wife, false accusation, police officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
What We Did That Night (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con Henry (Rick Schroder) returns to town after being released from prison and contacts his old college frat members about a murder that they committed years earlier. They have to return to move the body to a new location before it is ...
Plot: murder, friendship, revenge, secret, prank, grave digging, ex convict, corpse, dark secret, digging a grave, mockery
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Arkansas (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Kyle and Swin live by the orders of an Arkansas-based drug kingpin named Frog, whom they've never met. But when a deal goes horribly wrong, the consequences are deadly.
Plot: park ranger, murder, drug dealing, violence, twin brothers, video cassette, pawnshop, tv news, singing in a car, grocery store, betrayal, drug dealer
Place: arkansas, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Off and Running (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Cyndi Lauper stars as a performing mermaid in a Miami nightclub who ends up on the wrong end of a murder. On the run carrying a locket that people seem to be getting killed for, she runs into an ex-golfer and a wisecracking kid who might just be ...
Plot: death of boyfriend, golfer, on the run, murder, key, actress
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: neighbor, murder, blindness, suspect, accident, runaway
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Prisoner of Love (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Supermodel Naomi Campbell sizzles in this suspense-charged erotic thriller that delves into the dark world of obsession, seduction and crime. When a small time hood makes a hit, beautiful Tracy becomes his unwitting witness... and the object of his ...
Plot: woman in danger, hitman, murder, bandit, bartender
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.0
 134
Good Chemistry (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After picking up an alluring woman,Toby, a gifted chemist slumming as a high school teacher, is kidnapped by her violent boyfriend and ordered to use his skills to create methamphetamine for a group of drug traffickers. When Toby refuses, his ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, deadly, drug abuse, crimes, danger, on the run, dishonesty, drug dealing, frame up, cons and scams, forced into action ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Mother Knows Best (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman urges her daughter to get married. And when her daughter does, she doesn't think that she made a good choice. So she goes out and hires a killer to kill her son-in-law.
Plot: murder, mother daughter relationship, marriage, hitman
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: An account of early 1970s social activist Ira Einhorn, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend and then fled the country.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, politics, crimes, protagonist as suspect, deadly, life is a bitch, crime, fugitives, investigation, police investigation, manipulation ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Call Me (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A journalist receives an obscene phonecall that she mistakes for her boyfriend. She then agrees to meet with the caller at a bar, but instead of meeting the boyfriend, she witnesses a murder.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, bar, drug dealing, telephone, amateur detective, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, witnessing a crime, journalism, police corruption, who done it ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Five Desperate Women (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Five young women vacation together at a resort on an isolated island. They are the resort's only customers and, aside from the boat captain who brought them here and the resort's handyman, Wylie, the island's only inhabitants. When ...
Plot: island, murder, sabotage, stranded, female protagonist, strangulation, stranded on an island, terror, dead woman on floor, dead woman on bed, dog, barefoot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Before He Wakes (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Initially cleared of "accidentally" killing her husband, an idyllic wife and mother comes under suspicion when police learn that her first husband also perished under similar circumstances. As the investigation unfolds, it becomes clear ...
Plot: murder, black widow, life insurance, true crime, greed, husband wife relationship, basketball coach, family relations, extramarital affair, divorce, christianity, widow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: murder, sister, sociopath, female killer, husband wife relationship, female psychopath, expectant father, pregnant wife, sister sister relationship, pregnant woman, female sociopath, pregnant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sketch Artist II: Hands That See (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Police sketch artist, Jack, helps blind rape victim Emmy describe her attacker.. a serial rapist and murderer who is now out to get her.
Plot: sketch artist, murder, rape, blindness
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
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Vengeance (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four hoodlums break into a jeweller's house and brutally murder him, his wife and daughter. On the run they kidnap Jenny, a Senator's grand daughter and her boyfriend, but discover that the two will not be taken easily. In the melee that ...
Plot: murder, sexual assault, attempted rape, kidnapping, death, bound and gagged, murder of a nude woman, tied to a chair, mass murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), throat slitting, lifting up dress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.0
 151
Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Serial killers have plagued the American landscape for decades, committing gruesome atrocities, and providing some tough cases for criminal investigators to crack. This thriller follows the travails of two detectives who are on the trail of a ...
Plot: female nudity, nude woman murdered, murder, murder of a nude woman, serial murder, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), crucifix
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
 427
Motives 2 (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox and Shemar Moore return for this thrilling sequel to Motives that picks up three years after the events of the original film. Innocent convict Emery Simms is serving time for a crime he didn't commit; while most convict's ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: manhunt, femme fatale, friendship, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, false accusation, protagonist as suspect, murder, prison, prison life, frame up, on the run ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Deadly Daphne's Revenge (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young hitchhiker is picked up by four drunken hunters, one of whom rapes her. A tough prosecutor has all four of the men indicted for the crime, which results in a suicide and a murder-for-hire plot.
Plot: female nudity, rape, rape victim, revenge, murder, beating, rape and revenge, hiding place
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.7
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In Quiet Night (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A thriller about a man, Dr Wolcott, who is wrongfully acquitted of charges that he molested his daughter, Dinah. The deputy district attorney, Joey, takes Dinah with her seeking refuge from Dr. Wolcott's molestation.
Plot: sexual abuse, child molestation, child pornography, female director, pistol, mountain lion, female protagonist, child abuse, abusive father, sheriff, child abduction, doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Wolf Lake (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Canadian film where in ex-marine Steiger, unhinged by the death of his son in Vietnam, terrorizes a young couple
Plot: deserter, murder, lake, war veteran, rape, revenge plot, revenge, hunting, nudity (full frontal - brief), scotch whiskey, hit over the head with a bottle, breaking a bottle over someone's head ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The End of Violence (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Mike Max is a Hollywood producer who became powerful and rich thanks to brutal and bloody action films. His ignored wife Paige is close to leaving him. Suddenly Mike is kidnapped by two bandits, but escapes and hides out with his Mexican ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, surreal, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, crimes, hitman, filmmaking, movie business, investigation, crumbling marriage, hollywood, kidnapping, on the run, deadly, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.2
 136
Innuendo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Finland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tuuli grows up in an oppressively religious and abusive family in Finland. To escape from the shadow of her angelic twin sister she travels to Melbourne, Australia. Curious of sexuality, she becomes a nude model for art classes. Her innocent surface ...
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: murder, identical twins, posing nude, nudity (full frontal - brief), religion, australian, chainsaw, nude model
Place: finland, melbourne, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 269
Captive (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a botched suicide attempt Sam Hoffman finds herself trapped in an evil insane asylum
Plot: mental institution, murder, imprisonment, sanity
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.2
 808
Madtown (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A stand-up comedian confesses to a murder on-stage at an open mic night to a shocked audience - his crime the result of a deadly triangle formed between his older sister, just released from prison after a 20-year stay for the murder of their ...
Plot: murder, shot in the head, murder trial, brother sister relationship, stand up comedian, shot in the chest, birthday, interview, comedy club, suicide by gunshot, shot to death, surprise party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Friends 'Til the End (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Heather and Suzanne were childhood friends, both singers, who have always been competing against each other. The insecure Suzanne, who usually lost all the competitions, grows emotionally disturbed and hyper-competitive and carrying a grudge against ...
Plot: rock band, college life, murder, deception, obsession, seduction, stage fright, sorority
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43%
 4.8
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Fatal Past (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mobster's mistress and her bodyguard share a forbidden love and discover they may be doomed by an ominous past life.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: bodyguard, mistress, bandit, extramarital affair, affair, erotica, sex scene, samurai, sex, male female relationship, sexploitation, female nudity
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 436
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, twists and turns, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, deadly, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, graphic violence, rivalry, estate, cons and scams, hollywood, coma, neck breaking ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 449
Backstabbed (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A struggling housewife decides to become a real estate agent and inadvertently puts her life in danger when she takes a job with a corrupt broker who will do anything to land a deal.
Plot: gunshot, house, handgun, pistol, betrayal, psychopath, real estate, murder, bullet, gun, money
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 86
Blackout (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young girl returns to her hometown in search of her father, gradually her childhood memories returns; a childhood with incest and violence.
Style: cult film
Plot: incest, murder, violence, runaway, search, flashback, sex, father
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Night of the Hunter (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A false preacher ingratiates himself with a dead man's family to find where he hid the money from a robbery.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: treasure, murder, family crisis, tickling, child in peril, preacher
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%