Movies like A House in the Hills

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A House in the Hills (1993)
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A House in the Hills (1993)
Original name: A House In The Hills
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An aspiring actress gets a housesitting job and finds herself in a cat-and-mouse game with a deadly ex-con.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, revenge, crimes, heist, vengeance, investigation, stalking, danger, dishonesty, law enforcement, disorder, deadly, rivalry, mistaken identity, woman in danger, cons and scams, hostage, female nudity, pantyhose, breasts, bare breasts, drowning, dead woman, female stockinged legs, black pantyhose ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to A House in the Hills

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, dishonesty, danger, rivalry and crime mostly in Thriller, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like A House in the Hills: Rough Draft (1998), The Stray (2000), BitterSweet (1999), Quiet Kill (2004), Exposure (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.5
 606
Rough Draft (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A struggling freelance writer, while investigating the transvestite night life, stumbles across a serial killer in action. The two then strike up a bizarre partnership to document the killer's motives and handiwork as a possessed detective ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, scary ...
Plot: murder, stalking, serial killer, transvestism, amateur detective, criminal's revenge, crime, law enforcement, deadly, investigation, psychopath, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 345
The Stray (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a drifter is struck by a car the driver offers to take him back from the hospital to her home in order to nurse him back to health...which turns out to be one of the biggest mistakes of her life.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, serious, tense ...
Plot: crimes, danger, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, male female relationship, violence, restaurant, police detective, drifter, homeless, murder, revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 4.5
 331
BitterSweet (1999)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a world filled with love and deception, the truth is always bittersweet.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: unlikely partners, law enforcement, betrayal, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, frame up, wrongfully committed, heist, vengeance, kiss, violence ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 3.5
 182
Quiet Kill (2004)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An attractive married woman and a member of the 'Country Club Tennis Set', is being neglected by her workaholic doctor husband, Jerry (Corbin Bernsen). Lonely and insecure, Amy foolishly falls for the seductive charms of a much younger ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: murder, investigation, prostitute, stalker, serial killer, love affair, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, rivalry, mind game, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 4.1
 246
Exposure (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A photographer's life becomes dangerous when one of his models is murdered.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending
Plot: serial killer, murder, model, photographer, crimes, danger, crime, deadly, dishonesty, journalism, false accusation, murder investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 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, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, crimes, crime, rivalry, danger, dishonesty, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.1
 414
Choke (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry, an uptight businessman who sometimes acts with questionable ethics, nevertheless rejects Ron, a scam artist who wants a partner. Ron won't let up and finds a lever to blackmail Henry, whose daughter Gina has killed a pedestrian in a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: murder, mystery, unlikely criminals, hitman, crimes, danger, dishonesty, deadly, crime, manipulations, manipulation, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Purgatory Flats (2003)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Driving drunk, Thomas Reed causes a car crash, fatal for his wife, and gets jailed for 5 years. Yet he feels like punishing himself afterward by moving to Californian small town Purgatory Flats, where he works as a humble barman. Suddenly he ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: infidelity, investigation, betrayal, life is a bitch, murder, deadly, dishonesty, drug dealing, couples, cons and scams, uncover truth, femme fatale ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 6.2
 734
The Heist (1989)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ex-con Neal Skinner (Pierce Brosnan) seeks revenge against track owner Ebbet Berens (Tom Skerritt) for framing him in an emerald smuggling deal.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, heist, criminal's revenge, vigilantism, injustice, crime, crimes, frame up, going straight, rivalry, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.3
 354
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, sexual relations, police detective, dishonesty, fall in love, danger, obsession, crimes, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Devil's Dominoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On their way to a weekend hunting trip in the Ozarks, four friends get in to a car accident, killing the driver of the other car...
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, crimes, partners, dishonesty, rivalry, murder, danger, car accident, deadly, mafia, devil
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.7
 380
The Lost Angel (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Slight off-balance police inspector Palmer (Alison Eastwood) works with Father Brian (Judd Nelson) to solve for a religion-based killer, while she deals with her teen-aged goth sister.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, crucifix, danger, law enforcement, investigation, dealing with death, crimes, mystery, deadly, murder, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Killing Time (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, 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: rough, realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, small town, frame up, mistaken identity, disorder, investigation, mystery, hidden identity, law enforcement, crime, love triangle, small town life ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A neglectful mother overhears her husband on the telephone at their workplace talking with their babysitter. She discovers they are having an affair and are going to have a baby. She concocts an evil plan to win back her husband and remove the girl ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, murder, dishonesty, criminal heroes, deadly, crumbling marriage, rivalry, crimes, danger, vengeance, family in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.2
 1K
Impact Point (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Pro Beach Volleyball star, Kelly Reyes, faces challenges everyday, fierce competitors, the press, but nothing could prepare her for him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, rivalry, danger, murder, stalking, mind game, psychopath, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, serial killer, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 2K
The Serpent (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A ruthless gang led by private detective Joseph Plender is extorting rich people and famous fashion photographer Vincent Mandel seems the next victim. He is married to Hélène, daughter of one of the richest people in Europe, but not quite happily. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: vengeance, murder, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, psychopath, obsession, deadly, blackmail, photographer, insanity, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.7
 350
BlackMale (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Plot is actually pretty crafty and full of (surprisingly) unsuspecting twists. The special effects are actually quite realistic which is surprising for such a low budget movie. Bokeeem Woodbine plays his role with a serious emotion that only ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, siblings relations, heist, disorder, dishonesty, deadly, crime gone awry, cons and scams, blackmail, doctor, lesbian, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.3
 220
The Contract (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anna has a bad week. Her boss is a pain to her, as is the grocery store clerk. Her friend was bad to her, her husband couldn't take his eyes off a waitress, and her babysitter annoyed her. One night at the local pub, she tells a man about her ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, rough, realistic ...
Plot: murder, danger, vengeance, mysterious character, deadly, crimes, contract killing, violence, brutality, fight, profanity, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 5.1
 1K
Hear No Evil (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jillian Shanahan, a deaf woman, becomes the target of a ruthless and corrupt cop. The cop is looking for a stolen coin, which he plans to keep for himself. A journalist briefly acquires the coin and hides it in Jillian's apartment, then his car ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: murder, mystery, woman in danger, deaf, corruption, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), museum, coin, mute or deaf, crimes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 445
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heist, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, mind game, police investigation, law enforcement, confined, master criminal, betrayal, crimes, survival ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
From the Inside (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alone in their isolated home where no cars pass and no one lives nearby, Vincent and Tally suffer together in a loveless marriage. But what they don't know is that they are not as alone as they think -- a criminal and his psychotic brother are ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, dishonesty, danger, deadly, crimes, cons and scams, kidnapping, crime gone awry, rivalry, murderous pair, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Twin Sisters (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman flies from Los Angeles to Montreal to investigate the supposed death of her identical twin. What she finds out could get her killed.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: twins, murder, manipulations, crime, prostitute, law enforcement, crimes, estrangement, strong sexual content, danger, amateur detective, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: montreal, los angeles, montreal quebec, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 860
Lady Beware (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Young and good looking Katya, a window dresser for a big department store in Pittsburgh, begins a love story with a journalist, Mac Odell. She is however stalked by Jack, a married man who has a fixation with her. Jack makes Katya's life ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, neo noir, woman in danger, voyeurism, store, vengeance, murder, psychopath, couples, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Benefit of the Doubt (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty two years earlier, Karen helped convict her father, Frank, for the murder of her mother. With his new freedom, thanks to parole, Frank returns home to seek revenge. Having always pleaded his innocence, Frank soon works his way back into ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, chase, crime, graphic violence, psychopath, family relations, couples, prison, woman in danger, death in the family, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 284
Lonely Hearts (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Alma, a lonely woman, falls for the conman who steals her money after seducing her. Frank doesn't want Alma around him, but he cannot do anything about the situation in case she goes to the police. Hot on the trail of the two is a female ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, obsession, dishonesty, manipulations, deadly, crimes, forgery, police investigation, manipulation, investigation, private detective, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.8
 272
Dead Silent (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Julia Kerrbridge is working hard to become a doctor. Suddenly, Julia finds herself the guardian of her young niece, Amanda, after her parents were found murdered.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, woman in danger, deadly, mute or deaf, crimes, graphic violence, child in peril, nudity (full frontal - brief), danger, dishonesty, youth, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.1
 501
Kemper (2008)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A film based on the true story of Ed Kemper, a serial killer who murdered ten in Santa Cruz, CA during the late sixties and early seventies.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary
Plot: violence spree, serial killer, murder, investigation, police detective, slasher, law enforcement, deadly, danger, crimes, woman in danger, stalking ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 393
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, deadly, rivalry, chaos and mayhem, vengeance, heist, stash, godparent ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Past Midnight (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man gets out of prison after 15 years for stabbing his wife to death, and his social worker becomes convinced he was innocent. As she researches his case, and interviews other people who were involved, she begins to fall in love with him, as her ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, social worker, police officer killed, going straight, law enforcement, deadly, stalking, starting over, life is a bitch, dishonesty, investigation, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Angels Don't Sleep Here (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man is accused of murder and manipulated into a web of deceit as his thought-to-be dead twin brother plots revenge on those who tried to kill him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, twins, revenge, investigation, law enforcement, deadly, uncover truth, police corruption, psychopath, danger, vengeance, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%