Movies like No Good Deed 2002

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No Good Deed (2002)
 5.4
 8K
No Good Deed (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While doing a friend a favor and searching for a runaway teenager, a police detective stumbles upon a bizarre band of criminals about to pull off a bank robbery.
Style: suspense, tense, neo noir, talky, stylized, realistic, suspenseful, serious, sexy, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: robbery, police detective, crimes, hostage, femme fatale, police, rivalry, manipulation, confined, compassion, music festival, character study, moral ambiguity, violence, murder, runaway, claustrophobia, suburbs, catastrophe, gangsters, twists and turns, thief, snake, dark humor, police officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1920s
Place: san francisco, usa, new york, canada

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Most similar movies to No Good Deed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, neo noir and serious films with plots about violence, dialogue, greed, storytelling, brutality, corruption and crimes mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like No Good Deed: Panic Room (2002), Kiss of Death (1995), Bad Company (1995), Stone (2010), City of Industry (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 281K
Panic Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg Altman and her young daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders - Burnham, Raoul ...
Style: suspense, tense, neo noir, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, trapped, confinement indoors, cat and mouse, thief, hostage, surveillance, millionaire, security system, disorder, claustrophobia, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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 5.9
 19K
Kiss of Death (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jimmy Kilmartin is an ex-con living in Astoria in the New York City borough of Queens, trying to stay clean and raising a family with his wife Bev. But when his cousin Ronnie causes him to take a fall for driving an illegal transport of stolen cars, ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, surreal, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, murder, crimes, prison, organized crime, betrayal, vengeance, undercover agent, mafia, heist, violence, revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 3K
Bad Company (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nelson Crowe is a CIA operative under the thumb of the Company for a disputed delivery of $50,000 in gold. They blackmail him into working for the Grimes Organization, which is set up as a private company for hire, to blackmail prominent ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, erotic, clever, psychological ...
Plot: crimes, murder, cons and scams, manipulation, blackmail, black man white woman relationship, judge, uncover truth, rivalry, protagonist as suspect, undercover, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 42K
Stone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Parole officer Jack Mabry has only a few weeks left before retirement and wishes to finish out the cases he's been assigned. One such case is that of Gerald 'Stone' Creeson, a convicted arsonist who is up for parole. Jack is initially ...
Style: suspense, psychological, thought provoking, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: prison, manipulation, crimes, infidelity, deception, seduction, redemption, twists and turns, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, new york, michigan, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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City of Industry (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A retired thief swears revenge on the lunatic who murdered his brother and partner, while going on the run with the loot they stole.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, sexy, talky, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crimes, gangsters, heist, gang, murder, kidnapping, money, violence, destiny, death, twists and turns ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, florida, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Lakeview Terrace (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young interracial couple has just moved into their California dream home when they become the target of their next-door neighbor, who disapproves of their relationship. A tightly wound LAPD officer has appointed himself the watchdog of the ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, harsh ...
Plot: racism, interracial relations, interracial couple, neighbor, home invasion, interracial love, husband wife relationship, corrupt cop, family in danger, family problems, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
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Blood and Wine (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man who has failed as a father and husband commits a heist to make money for his fledging business, but things become complicated when his wife interferes.
Style: neo noir, tense, melancholic, serious, noir ...
Plot: heist, crimes, dysfunctional family, greed, twists and turns, family relations, family problems, nothing goes right, parents and children, murder, robbery, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Johnny Handsome (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A career criminal who has been deformed since birth is given a new face by a kindly doctor and paroled from prison. It appears that he has gone straight, but he is really planning his revenge on the man who killed his mentor and sent him to prison.
Style: intense, suspense, harsh, serious, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, murder, plastic surgery, vengeance, crimes, betrayal, gangsters, robbery, rehabilitation, revenge, operation, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, new jersey, texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.4
 17K
Unlawful Entry (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a break-in at their house, a couple gets help from one of the cops that answered their call. He helps them install the security system, and begins dropping by on short notice and unofficial patrol, and spends a lot of time discussing the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, police officer, home invasion, police, murder, suburbs, police investigation, hostage, corruption, violence, stalker ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mulholland Falls (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1950s Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.
Style: neo noir, suspense, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political corruption, murder, crimes, investigation, police, mystery, police investigation, gangsters, conspiracy, revenge, betrayal, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Albino Alligator (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three petty thieves who the police believe to be major criminals are chased into a basement bar where they take five hostages including all the bar employees. The rest of the movie deals with the cops lurking outside the bar while the trio try to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, neo noir, melancholic, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, crimes, heist, police investigation, crime gone awry, chase, robbery, psychology, life philosophy, redemption, adaptation, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 153K
The Drop (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living - no matter the cost.
Style: tense, serious, captivating, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: robbery, twists and turns, gangsters, crimes, crime boss, criminal heroes, fall in love, catholic, organized crime, church, criminal's revenge, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, boston, brooklyn new york city, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 28K
The Grifters (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young short-con grifter suffers both injury and the displeasure of reuniting with his criminal mother, all the while dating an unpredictable young lady.
Style: neo noir, sexy, tense, cynical, atmospheric ...
Plot: betrayal, femme fatale, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), hidden money, twists and turns, manipulation, con trick, con artists, swindle, gangsters, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
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Q & A (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A young district attorney seeking to prove a case against a corrupt police detective encounters a former lover and her new protector, a crime boss who refuse to help him.
Style: talky, intense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, corruption, murder, investigation, crimes, police brutality, lawyer, gangsters, fighting the system, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 40K
Deadfall (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A thriller that follows two siblings who decide to fend for themselves in the wake of a botched casino heist, and their unlikely reunion during another family's Thanksgiving celebration.
Style: suspense, neo noir, exciting, tense, tricky ...
Plot: crimes, robbery, redemption, cons and scams, on the run, homecoming, violence, car chase, twists and turns, winter, crime gone awry, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan, detroit, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
City of Ghosts (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A con man travels to Cambodia (also on the run from law enforcement in the U.S.) to collect his share in an insurance scam, but discovers more than he bargained for
Style: intense, stylized, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: crimes, betrayal, father son relationship, character study, greed, law enforcement, police investigation, dishonesty, cons and scams, friendship, unlikely friendships, runaway ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cambodia, usa, new york, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 736
Killer (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This lyrical, modern-day film noir finds cynical hit man Mick (Anthony LaPaglia) tiring of his job and asking his boss, mob kingpin George (Peter Boyle), for time off. George gives him the assignment of his life, however, prompting Mick's ...
Style: neo noir, sexy, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: hitman, gangsters, obsession, assassination, femme fatale, redemption, love, nudity (full frontal - brief), violent, visceral, violence, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 16K
Freedomland (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A black police detective must solve a strange case of a kidnapped boy and deal with a big racial protest.
Style: disturbing, suspense, intense, tense, serious ...
Plot: hospital, kidnapping, vengeance, crimes, racism, interracial relations, police corruption, multiple storylines, missing child, psychopath, police detective, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 7.5
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Jackie Brown (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Jackie Brown is a flight attendant who gets caught in the middle of smuggling cash into the country for her gunrunner boss. When the cops try to use Jackie to get to her boss, she hatches a plan—with help from a bail bondsman—to keep the money ...
Style: suspense, tense, talky, neo noir, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, stewardess, greed, heist, crimes, twists and turns, airport, bail bondsman, multiple perspectives, corruption, racial slur, hitman ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Best Laid Plans (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rich, successful Bryce meets beautiful Lissa at a bar one night and invites her back to his house, not suspecting for a moment that Lissa isn't really who she seems. What unfolds next is a dangerous, tangled web of double-crosses and seduction.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense, tricky ...
Plot: crimes, heist, crime gone awry, manipulation, twists and turns, small town, murder, betrayal, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, nevada, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 6K
52 Pick-Up (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Harry Mitchell is a successful Los Angeles manufacturer whose wife is running for city council. His life is turned upside down when three blackmailers confront him with a video tape of him with his young mistress and demand $100,000. Fearing that ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, sexy, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, sex party, blackmail, crime gone awry, crimes, betrayal, serial killer, brutality, culture clash, corruption, catastrophe, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Interview (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A duel between a suspected murderer and a detective pressed by people who want results. But whose skin is really wanted.
Style: suspense, talky, tense, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, police, twists and turns, police investigation, mystery, crimes, manipulation, mind game, psychology, investigation, justice, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 7K
In Too Deep (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A fearless cop is taking on a ruthless crimelord. He knew the risks. He just didn't know how far he would have to go.
Style: entertaining, exciting, suspenseful, rough, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gangsters, crimes, adaptation, friendship, undercover, twists and turns, betrayal, transformation, brutality, mentor, police detective, chase ...
Time: 90s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 23K
Red Rock West (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a promised job for Texan Michael fails to materialise in Wyoming, Mike is mistaken by Wayne to be the hitman he hired to kill his unfaithful wife, Suzanne. Mike takes full advantage of the situation, collects the money and runs. During his ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, surprise ending, sexy, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, twists and turns, hitman, crimes, unemployment, crime gone awry, criminal, war injury, femme fatale, murder, brutality, greed ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 14K
Insomnia (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detectives Jonas and Erik are called to the midnight sun country of northern Norway to investigate a recent homicide, but their plan to arrest the killer goes awry, and Jonas mistakenly shoots Erik. The suspect escapes, and a frightened Jonas pins ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, neo noir, enigmatic ...
Plot: police investigation, crimes, insomnia, murder, mystery, police detective, serial killer, manipulation, murder mystery, police officer killed, loss of partner, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 59K
The Lookout (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chris is a once promising high school athlete whose life is turned upside down following a tragic accident. As he tries to maintain a normal life, he takes a job as a janitor at a bank, where he ultimately finds himself caught up in a planned heist.
Style: suspense, tense, realistic, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bank robbery, memory loss, heist, amnesia, crimes, seduction, casual sex, female nudity, violence, young man, robbery, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas, california, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 71K
A Simple Plan (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered at the remote site of a downed small airplane. Their simple plan to retain ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, crimes, snow, fbi, betrayal, small town, bag of money, winter, twists and turns, character study, heist, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, minnesota, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 11K
Novocaine (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dentist finds himself a murder suspect after a sexy patient seduces him into prescribing her drugs
Style: suspenseful, tricky, captivating, humorous, neo noir ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, frame up, dentist, drug use, crimes, betrayal, false accusation, dark humor, twists and turns, life turned upside down, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wisconsin, arizona, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Charley Varrick (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charley Varrick robs a bank in a small town with his friends. Instead of obtaining a small amount of money they discover they stole a very large amount of money belonging to the mob. Charley must now come up with a plan to not only evade the police ...
Style: neo noir, cynical, suspenseful, clever, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, heist, gangsters, mafia, crimes, small town, chase, crime gone awry, desert, murder, caper, spy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 2K
Circus (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bruno, a sadistic criminal, wants clever con man Leo out of the way. Leo and his equally clever wife, Lily, are up to something. So too is Julius: he hires Leo to kill Gloria, Julius's wife. Leo does it, but then Julius shows up with the murder ...
Style: stylized, suspense, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, crimes, murder, twists and turns, criminal's revenge, rivalry, crime gone awry, heist, greed, satire, interracial relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, london, england, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%