Movies like The Hawk

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The Hawk (1993)
 5.4
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The Hawk (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Housewife Annie Marsh suspects her husband might be The Hawk, a brutal serial killer. Complicating matters is the fact that she once was incarcerated in a psychiatric hospital. When she discovers she does not have the happy marriage she always believed and begins to piece together the times and dates of her husband's frequent absences, her fears begin to take hold, and her sanity deteriorates.
Plot: serial killer, mental health, mental illness, paranoia, murder, husband wife relationship, off screen murder, racist comment, racist remark

Most similar movies to The Hawk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about serial killer, murder, crimes, deadly, psychopath, female nudity and investigation mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The Hawk: Murder at My Door (1996), Freak Out (2003), Lady in Waiting (1994), Plenilune (1999), Fate (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murder at My Door (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a quiet neighborhood, a suburban family is shocked when their son is the prime suspect in the brutal murder of a neighbor's daughter.
Plot: investigation, girlfriend, son, mother, serial killer, murder, fire, mental illness
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 85
Freak Out (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In 1977, teenager Wayne (Nick Foster) gathers his two friends, female runaway Rhonda (Sarah Ogg) and disco club hopper Tim (David Gobble), for a drug party located in the suburban home of quiet recluse Dean (Brad Jones). But unknown to Tim and ...
Plot: serial killer, disco, cocaine, violence, murder, cigarette smoking, father daughter relationship, homosexual, party, female nudity, dancing, kidnapping
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Lady in Waiting (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A divorced cop investigating the sadistic murders of high-class prostitutes discovers that the prime suspect is his ex-wife's new boyfriend...
Plot: serial killer, strangulation, false accusation, dying during sex, female full frontal nudity, orgy, woman on top, sex scene, murder of a nude woman, ex husband ex wife relationship, femme fatale, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.2
 467
Plenilune (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Romance and murder walk side by side in this psychological drama from Spain. A serial killer has been plying his grisly trade in a small town in Spain, murdering young girls and leaving their bodies in a nearby forest.
Plot: serial killer, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, girl, child, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 163
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, serial murder, murder of a nude woman, serial killer, crucifix, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.9
 800
Complicity (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Local journalist, Cameron Colley writes articles that are idealistic, from the viewpoint of the underdog. A twisted serial killer seems to have some motives. His brutal murders are also committed on behalf of the underdog. The stories begin to merge ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: journalism, serial killer, murder, false accusation, uncover truth, police detective, protagonist as suspect, investigation, frame up, deadly, gory, legal ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.1
 339
After Image (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of a clairvoyant who falls in love with a crime photographer. Soon, both become involved in the search for a pathological murderer.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, photographer, obsession, mind game, deadly, who done it, disability, couples, danger, crimes, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Cold Light of Day (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A troubled detective befriends a single woman and her daughter with the intention of using them as bait for a serial killer.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, child abuse, con artists, law enforcement, crime, mystery, chases and races, obsessive quest, bait, psychopath, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 8K
The Calling (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Detective Hazel Micallef hasn't had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Port Dundas until a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside brings her face to face with a serial killer driven by a higher calling.
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, riddles and clues, psychopath, murder, deadly, crimes, danger, society, law enforcement, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.8
 267
Reaper (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Horror novelist Luke Sinclair retreats to a small town to finish writing his latest book. A young woman is murdered in the woods nearby, in circumstances similar to those in his bestselling novel, "Reaper". Faced with increasing pressure ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, sheriff, investigation, writer's block, motel, sexual murder, alcohol abuse
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Good Neighbours (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Takes place in 1995, the year of the second referendum on the separation of Quebec. In the dead of winter, a serial killer is on the loose in the small Montreal neighborhood of Notre Dame de Grace. The tenants of an old apartment house must figure ...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, police investigation, who to trust, crimes, deadly, friendship, male female relationship, police detective, neighbor neighbor relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1995
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Twist of Faith (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vancouver Police Detective Henry Smith is one of those investigating the murder of Roman Catholic Father Martin, who was crucified in his own church.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, church, murderous pair, law enforcement, life is a bitch, reluctant partners, crimes, mystery, crime, police investigation, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
 1K
Dark Tourist (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: JIM TAHANA doesn't leave much of an impression when he passes you by. But look closer and you'll sense his hunger - the deep hunger of an insatiable American soul - always scanning to devour something - anything that might fill the ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, mystery, crimes, deadly, anti heroes, friendship, anti hero, childhood trauma, violence, killing spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 368
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, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, texas ranger, psychologist, woman in danger, obsession, murder, graphic violence, psychopath, criminal psychologist, police detective, kidnapping, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 274
Ambition (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mitchell Osgood dreams of being a famous writer, but the book he has written constantly is rejected by the editors. When the psychopathic killer Albert Merrik is released from prison after 15 years, Osgood believes that writing down the history of ...
Plot: journalist, psychopath, bookstore, obsession, prison, murder, ambition, parole officer, cynicism, serial killer, investigation, warden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.7
 599
Tight Spot (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This film, based on a well-known novel of the same name by Sadegh Chooback, is about a wronged man seeking revenge. Director Amir Naderi's inspiration for making the film was one of his childhood heroes, the legendary Zar Mohammad, who waged a ...
Plot: death, fight, government, shotgun, bazaar, struggle, sea, shot to death, iranian, theft, persian, good versus evil ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: murder, sister, sociopath, jealousy, pregnancy, death, pregnant wife, sister sister relationship, miscarriage, pregnant woman, female sociopath, female psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Road Builder (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The dreary existence of middle-aged spinster Maura Prince takes an unexpected turn with the arrival of young handyman Billy Jarvis, but there is more to Billy than meets the eye. Based on the novel *Nest in a Fallen Tree* by Joy Cowley.
Style: gothic horror, realistic, serious, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, crimes, deadly, adult virgin, couples, family relations, estate, investigation, aging, introspection ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
Sketches of a Strangler (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An art student living with his sister is actually a maniac strangling dancers and prostitutes. One victim's sister starts looking for him...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, art student, strangler, crimes, crime, prostitute, deadly, investigation, psychopath, obsession, mental illness ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
May God Bless America (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Le 11 septembre 2001, dans un quartier résidentiel lavallois, les détectives Maurice et Sylvain poursuivent leur enquête sur les meurtres de trois prédateurs sexuels, tous retrouvés castrés et la bouche pleine de nourriture. La prochaine ...
Plot: serial killer, castration, chinese food, chinese restaurant, friendship, gay couple, police, pedophile, suburbs, family relations
Time: september 11 2001
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Strangler's Wife (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mae thought she had the perfect husband. Until she found out about his other women. But now she suspects an even more horrible truth. He isn't cheating with these other women... he's killing them.
Plot: serial killer, reporter, strangler, panties, murder, latex gloves, husband wife relationship, female nudity, police, strangulation, nude model, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 3K
The Temp (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A series of mysterious accidents at a food company lead a manager to suspect his impressive new temporary secretary.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, stylized, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, office, workplace romance, murder, psychopath, investigation, femme fatale, obsession, manipulation, manipulations, rivalry, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 225
Fatal Bond (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman takes off with a charming stranger in Australia, then begins to think he's a killer.
Plot: murder, hairdresser, drifter, serial killer, fatal attraction, stranger, police, sex scene, woman, blood, passionate sex, female protagonist ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
The Designated Victim (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A wealthy, decadent count convinces a disillusioned playboy that they shall murder one another's relatives, to get away with the perfect crime. The count murders the playboy's unpleasant wife. Now the playboy finds he cannot keep his end ...
Style: psychological
Plot: mistress, whodunit, paranoia, double life, sniper rifle, false accusation, psychologist, mental illness, husband wife relationship, corpse, obsession, framed for murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 3K
One Buck (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shifting from one pocket to another, from one man's drama to another, a lowly dollar bill, 'one buck' takes us on an odyssey through the heart of a forgotten town in Louisiana.
Plot: swamp, serial killer, widower, cocaine, prostitute, city, nudity (full frontal - brief), drugs, female nudity, drug, sex, death of wife
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Kiss Me in the Rain (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Middle-aged Maire's husband spends most of his time abroad on business. Alone in their large house, Maire fills her empty life by absorbing other people's tragedies from tabloid newspapers. Obsessed by the story about a young single mother ...
Plot: guilt, police, revenge, drinking, murderer, pistol, husband wife relationship, mental illness, murder, single mother, young widow, media ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Resurrection Man (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Belfast, in 1970s. Victor Kelly is a young protestant man who hates the Catholics so much that one night he begins to brutally murder them. A reporter soon tries to uncover the murder and obtained prestige for himself, while Victor sinks deeper into ...
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, journalism, investigation, master criminal, uncover truth, brutality, protestant, journalist, violent, dark hero ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Postcard Killings (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A New York detective teams investigates the death of his daughter who was murdered while on her honeymoon in London, and recruits the help of Scandinavian journalist when other couples throughout Europe suffer a similar fate.
Style: suspense, twist ending, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, psycho killer, homicide detective, incest, ex husband ex wife relationship, police investigation, murder of daughter, police protagonist, brother sister relationship, murder investigation, postcard, honeymoon ...
Place: stockholm sweden, brussels belgium, munich germany, madrid, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.1
 262
Laser Moon (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A radio DJ helps two police detectives hunt down a serial killer who kills women using a surgical laser instrument during every full moon and whom makes taunting phone calls the radio station.
Style: surprise ending, slasher
Plot: murder, police detective, serial killer, stripper, laser, taunting, psycho killer, radio dj, full moon, dj, stalker, psycho ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.9
 601
Fathers & Sons (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A beach runner and bookworm (Goldblum) has difficulty communicating with his son. He meets a psychic on a pier at the beach and soon his world turns topsy-turvy with a serial killer coming between him and his son. The ensuing E.S.P. experiences and ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, offbeat
Plot: serial killer, friendship, addiction, profanity, family relations, murder, alcohol abuse, family life, orphan, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%