Movies like The Harvest 1992

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The Harvest (1992)
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The Harvest (1992)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A screenwriter is sent to Mexico to develop a story that can be used to wrap up a movie presently in production. Given a very short time allotment, the writer immerses himself in the seamier side of a Mexican beach resort, but soon finds himself involved in a 'body organ for profit' operation. Drugged, he has one of his own kidneys removed, and then, with a woman he isn't sure he can trust, he sets out to expose the ring...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending, tense, psychological
Plot: beach, neo noir, spider, screenwriter, kidney, murder, urban legend, crimes, gory, deadly, crime, serial killer, urban, mystery, writer's life, mind game, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, kidnapping, legends and myths, showbiz, city life, danger, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, crime, deadly, murder, law enforcement, rivalry and danger mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Harvest: Days of Grace (2011), Dad Savage (1998), Dead Connection (1994), The Mean Season (1985), Splinter (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Days of Grace (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Mexico City. 2002, 2006, 2010. A cop. A hostage. A wife. Corruption, violence, vengeance. Three destinies, during 30 days, during three Soccer World Cups. Three ways to fight in order to survive.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, gang, drugs/alcohol, crime, crimes, urban, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, hostages, drug dealing, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
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95%
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Dad Savage (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A wealthy, successful, East-Anglian tulip grower, Dad Savage is also something of a godfather in the local criminal fraternity but doesn't trust banks to take care of his money. On recommendation from his son, Sav, Dad hires two of Sav's ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: murder, vengeance, crime, crimes, chaos and mayhem, heist, criminal heroes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, godparent, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
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79%
Dead Connection (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a series of murders in motel rooms are connected, a cop, Dickson, heads out on the trail to find a serial killer. He discovers that he signs the motel guest-books with the names of boxers, and hence gets a lead on him. However, when he just ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, psychopath, crimes, deadly, crime, law enforcement, athlete's life, mystery, chase, investigation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Mean Season (1985)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A routine investigation of a shocking murder takes a bizarre twist when the killer contacts the reporter and appoints him his personal spokesman. As the killer's calls and clues increase, the reporter is lured into a deadly trap.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, journalism, kidnapping, crime, woman in danger, mystery, crimes, deadly, police investigation, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Splinter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gang member, suffering from severe memory loss, searches for his brother's murderer. He secretly enlists the aid of the investigating Detective, while other members of his gang are mysteriously and sadistically murdered.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, crime, tough law enforcer, police investigation, urban, vengeance, law enforcement, gang, serial killer, witnessing a crime, uncover truth, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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70%
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The Formula (1980)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A detective uncovers a formula that was devised by the Nazis in WW II to make gasoline from synthetic products, thereby eliminating the necessity for oil--and oil companies. A major oil company finds out about it and tries to destroy the formula and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, intrigue, crime, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, who done it, danger, state affairs ...
Place: west berlin west germany
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69%
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American Crime (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young smalltown reporter, Jessie St. Claire, begins investigating a killer stalking his victims making video tapes. This might just be the career opportunity, which she has hoped for. When she herself becomes a target and suddenly disappears, the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, small town, protagonist as suspect, crime, serial killer, mystery, investigation, journalism, mind game, stalking, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Prophet's Game (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Prophet has arrived in the ultimate playing ground... Los Angeles. It has taken an innocent childhood game and twisted it into a deadly match of wits, where the only prize is survival. Moving from city to city, The Prophet lures unsuspecting ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, mind game, mystery, vengeance, crime, investigation, riddles and clues, chases and races, danger, obsession, ex cop ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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65%
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 453
Body Language (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer, defending a Mafia boss, falls for a beautiful woman with a sad story to tell. She says she's being abused by her brutal husband and she needs his help.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, sexual, erotic ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, dedicated lawyer, crime, legal investigation, manipulations, dangerous attraction, cons and scams, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Out of the Darkness (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gripping thriller telling the true story of the hunt and capture of David Berkowitz, a.k.a. "Son of Sam" — the infamous serial killer who stalked New York in the 70s.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, mind bending
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, gory, urban, parent child relationship, crime, fighting crime, mystery, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 235K
Phone Booth (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, mind game, crimes, urban, dishonesty, heroes, psychopath, murder, redemption, characters in danger, phone booth, sniper ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.2
 401
Son of Sam (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This chilling tale recounts the late 70's in New York City, when a serial killer on the loose dubbed "Son of Sam" creates havoc. When arrested, "Son of Sam" tells police he was influenced by a satanic cult. New York would ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, based on true events
Plot: murder, serial killer, crime, mind game, police investigation, who done it, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
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61%
Hitcher in the Dark (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sick young man drives around in his daddy's camper, looking for lone stray females to kidnap, torture, rape, and murder.
Style: rough, serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, hitchhiking, serial killer, obsession, gory, beach, crimes, mystery, female serial killer, whodunit, captive ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 417
Surveillance (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an security guard whose spotless record at crime prevention marks the horrifying reality of deception, blackmail and murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, hidden identity, special agents, manipulations, murder, mystery, police corruption, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
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Raw Nerve (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cop, who is losing his sanity, lures his girlfriend and his former partner into the dangers of arson, robbery, and murder.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: murder, police corruption, neo noir, terminal illness, criminal's revenge, gory, crime, murderous pair, police station, police officer killed, policewoman, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Switchback (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI agent Dennis Quaid tries to catch a serial killer who kidnapped his son.
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, murder, crime, missing person, vengeance, law enforcement, murder mystery, police investigation, mystery, train, loss of son ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Blind Side (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple visits Mexico to scout a new location for their furniture manufacturing business and hit a cop with their car on the way back stateside. Realizing that if they report it they could land in a Mexican jail (guilty until proven innocent) they ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: pregnancy, hit and run, vengeance, crime, murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, mysterious character, investigation, on the run, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.0
 487
Bad Bizness (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After three women get killed, policewoman gets involved in the underworld of drugs and pornographic movies, when she starts investigating the case.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexploitation film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, murder, crime, urban, strong sexual content, hip hop, urban ghetto, special agents, police corruption, who done it, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 7.4
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Almost Human (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, rape, slasher, psycho killer, robbery, serial rapist, serial killer, sex, violence, psychopath, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Mexico City (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her brother disappears during a brief travel layover in Mexico, Mitch begins a desperate search that will eventually lead the young divorcee into the capital city's most notorious neighborhood. But even with the aid of the American ...
Style: talky, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: hotel, crimes, mystery, assassination, murder witness, photograph, police corruption, man with glasses, missing person, murder, chase, kidnapping
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Arrangement (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A drug deal hijacked by a third party, they leave the drugs and take the money. A stripper witnesses a murder and now the Mafia's after but there is nowhere safe to hide.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: witnessing a crime, urban, woman in danger, danger, crime, criminal's revenge, gangsters, partners against crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Box (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disgraced former LAPD detective leads a home invasion in search of millions in stolen money. The plan goes awry and homicide detectives seeking answers interrogate the only survivors; a thief and a victim.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, murder, crime, criminal heroes, hostages, interview, deception, master criminal, tough law enforcer, betrayal, crime gone awry, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
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47%
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La Cucaracha (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A desperate writer fights for survival when the Mexican mob involves him in murder.
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: neo noir, vengeance, hitman, desert, hospital, writer's life, betrayal, crime, crimes, deadly, rivalry, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, new jersey, latin america, usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Art of Dying (1991)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A cinematographer and his assistant are attracting aspiring young actors and actresses by getting them to try out for their movie. Once filming, the evil cameraman actually kills them. The detective on the case has his hands full trying to help out ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, missing person, runaway, murder, slasher, crime, murderous pair, snuff, police investigation, realism, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
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Bone Daddy (1998)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Doctor Palmer, a former pathologist, wrote a fictional book based on his real cases. In the book, the madman gets caught, but in reality he is still uncaught. After the book is released, Palmer's editor is kidnapped. Palmer soon is sent a ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: corpse, gore, pathologist, serial killer, gory, crimes, deadly, crime, law enforcement, amateur detective, mystery, writer's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Killing Time (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After bagging his latest victim, a murderous sociopath (Kiefer Sutherland) decides to steal the dead man's identity and pose as the deputy of a remote coastal town, where the local sheriff (Beau Bridges) and his lover (Camelia Kath) are cooking ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, small town, frame up, betrayal, neo noir, crime, manipulations, resort, crimes, mystery, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Polycarp (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Patients of sexy psychiatrist Dr. Jill Kessey and eccentric attorney Alexander Hathaway are being murdered in bloody, satanic rituals. Law enforcement investigations reveal that sex and mutilation are the signatures of a serial killer, who likes to ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, sexual, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, mind game, police investigation, sexual abuse, crime, murder, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Last Known Address (1970)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marceau Léonetti (Lino Ventura), a competent and energetic officer stops by chance the son of an influential lawyer driving under the influence of alcohol. A few months later, the lawyer falsely accuses Léonetti as being violent and incompetent. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: murder, police detective, police station, crimes, deadly, urban, neo-noir, law enforcement, crime, investigation, vengeance, violence spree ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 26
Murder Rap (1987)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a young audio fanatic accidentally records a brutal murder, his pursuit of the killer lures him into a sinister plot of revenge and deceit, Texas style.
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, hip hop, crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty, mystery, couples, crumbling marriage, dangerous attraction, love affair ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.3
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3 Blind Mice (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thomas is a talented computer programmer living in a vibrant, urban metropolis. Lonely and unsure about life, he finds solitude in the world of internet chat rooms, webcam sites and virtual communication. One evening, Thomas witnesses the brutal ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic, tense
Plot: protagonist as suspect, crime, serial killer, mystery, witnessing a crime, investigation, mind game, police investigation, false accusation, murder, voyeurism, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%