Movies like Kidnapped in Paradise

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Kidnapped in Paradise (1999)
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Kidnapped in Paradise (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman (Joely Fisher) engages a down-on-his-luck sailor (David Beecroft) to help her find her sister (Charlotte Ross), who was kidnapped by modern day pirates.
Plot: ship, island, violence, male female relationship, kidnapping, tough girl, sister sister relationship, gun, alcoholic, betrayal, yacht, female protagonist, gunfight, kiss, murder, haunted by the past, redhead, jeep, explosion, caribbean sea, attempted rape, love interest, pirate ship, sniper rifle, fiance fiancee relationship ...
Place: caribbean

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Most similar movies to Kidnapped in Paradise

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about murder, violence, gunfight, crimes, gun, kidnapping and explosion mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Kidnapped in Paradise: Moving Targets (1999), Dead in the Water (2002), The Outfit (1993), Transporter 3 (2008), The Cradle Will Fall (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Moving Targets (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of cops are following a lawyer who has information on a mobster. He's killed and his wife has to help the cops catch the bad guy.
Plot: car chase, latex gloves, police, handgun, violence, explosion, knife, bus, pistol, bandit, strong female lead, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Dead in the Water (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young, rich, and randy Gloria (Dominique Swain) takes the family motorboat for some fun in the sun off the coast of Brazil. Along with her are her longtime boyfriend Danny (Scott Bairstow), his best friend Jeff (Henry Thomas), and the son of an ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: ocean, murder, boat, violence, couples, danger, deadly, dishonesty, forbidden love, friendship, survival, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.1
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The Outfit (1993)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A renegade FBI agent sparks an explosive mob war between gangster crime lords Legs Diamond and Dutch Schultz.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: dance, shoulder holster, machine gun, corrupt sheriff, gang war, prohibition, undercover, tommy gun, neo noir, kiss, explosion, action violence ...
Time: 1930s
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Transporter 3 (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Ukraine, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Frank Martin puts the driving gloves on to deliver Valentina, the kidnapped daughter of a Ukranian government official, from Marseilles to Odessa on the Black Sea. En route, he has to contend with thugs who want to intercept Valentina's safe ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: one man army, car chase, delivery, heroes, murder, disobey, fist fighting, mercenary, tough heroes, drugs/alcohol, chases and races, car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, budapest hungary, ukraine, budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Cradle Will Fall (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The suicide of a pregnant woman begins to look like murder and a county prosecutor is called in to investigate.
Style: serious, tense, psychological, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, who done it, danger, serial killer, law enforcement, femme fatale, power relations, woman in danger, murder mystery, murder investigation, murder of a pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Lock 'n' Load (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Vietnam vet has nightmares about murder and zombies, and then discovers that he and other vets have been programmed to commit crimes and then kill themselves afterwards so they can't be traced. He investigates to try to find out who is ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: vietnam veteran, violence, robbery, splatter, murder, explosion, brainwashing, gunfight, betrayal, police, hospital, assassin
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The First Deadly Sin (1980)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A serial killer is stalking New York. Inspector Edward X. Delaney is an NYPD detective, nearing retirement, who is trying to put together the pieces of the case. Are the victims somehow linked? What does the brutal method of death signify?
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terminal illness, serial killer, murder, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, couple relations, police investigation, murder investigation, psychopath, mysterious villain ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Hassel 05 - Terrorns Finger (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The kidnapping of a DA's wife, the murder of several minor criminals and the police finding a large stash of weapons is all in a day's work for criminal detective Roland Hassel.
Plot: murder, kidnapping, police detective, explosion, fake identity, nightmare, grenade launcher, moaning, bomb, terrorist group, fire, finger cut off ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Backstreet Justice (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation as a corrupt cop.
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, maverick cop, female police officer, neo noir, neo-noir, police corruption, police shootout, sex scene, fistfight, martial arts, hand to hand combat, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 122K
Savages (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend.
Style: twists and turns, rough, tense, dark humor, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: drug dealing, crimes, rescue, kidnapping, marijuana, drug lord, crime, ex military, friendship, drug cartel, mob boss, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: southern california, california, mexico, usa, tijuana mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Concrete Romance (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A climax of brutality and violence after a young man hits some cars in a rush.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: revenge, murder, gangsters, danger, violence, gunfight, crimes, vengeance, teenager, mafia, rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, violence, drug dealing, twin brothers, drug dealer, betrayal, tv news, video cassette, pawnshop, singing in a car, grocery store
Place: alabama, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Hard Vice (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vice cop and her partner investigate a string of murders apparently tied to high-priced Las Vegas call girls.
Plot: gunfight, call girl, investigation, partner, prostitution, explosion, murder, police officer, female nudity, breast kissing, female in shower, shower ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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End of a Gun (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mall security guard -- and former federal agent -- crosses paths with a drug kingpin's enforcer after he saves a woman from danger.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: violence, martial arts, aikido, brutality, chase, rescue, betrayal, murder, death, police detective, security guard, blood ...
Time: 2010s
Place: houston texas, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Mama's Dirty Girls (1974)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Mama loves men, but she loves money even more. She's trained her three teenager daughters to meet, marry and murder men for their money. But soon the meet Harold and he got other plans.
Plot: police car, cigar smoking, handcuffs, sex, revolver, gangster, bikini, kiss, exploitation, gangsters, police officer, black widow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Wild Card (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young, beautiful wife cheating on her rich, older husband amidst the neon lights of Las Vegas. Four men hired to do a job, but there is a traitor in their midst. Adultery, betrayal, kidnapping and murder lead to the ultimate double cross and no ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Don't Talk to Strangers (1994)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Unhappy marriage causes divorce. Brosnan (new husband) and wife attempt to build a new life, and move to a new state. However, the ex-husband follows and the story unfolds from there.
Style: surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: divorce, kidnapping, manipulation, strong female lead, secret, rivalry, police investigation, fight, female protagonist, false identity, boy, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cop Car (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
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Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two kids find themselves in the centre of a deadly game of cat and mouse after taking a sheriff's cruiser for a joy ride.
Style: suspense, road movie, intense, psychological, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids, teens
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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A divorced father discovers that his 12-year-old son's new stepfather is not what he made himself out to be.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: woman in danger, murder, kidnapping, psychopath, journalism, serial killer, crimes, police investigation, danger, crime, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Catch .44 (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The lives of three female assassins take a sudden turn when their charming boss lures them into one last job. They soon find themselves thrust into a bizarre situation involving a psychotic hit man, a grizzled trucker and a delusional line cook.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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In the Blood (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When her husband goes missing during their Caribbean vacation, a woman sets off on her own to take down the men she thinks are responsible.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
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30%
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Killing Zoe (1993)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Zed (Eric Stoltz) is an American vault-cracker who travels to Paris to meet up with his old friend Eric (Jean-Hugues Anglade). Eric and his gang have planned to raid the only bank in the city which is open on Bastille day. After offering his ...
Style: twists and turns, realistic, serious, tense, rough ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Genre: Crime, Thriller
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Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man wakes trapped inside a cargo container with only a cell phone and is given 24 hours by his kidnappers to raise ten million dollars in ransom or die.
Style: ambiguous ending, suspense, surprise ending, captivating, psychological ...
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The Keeper (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Roland Sallinger is an LA cop who after nearly being killed by his greedy partner, and eventually being forced to retire for medical reasons, flees to San Antonio, Texas, after being asked to work as a bodyguard for the daughter of a wealthy ...
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83 Hours 'Til Dawn (1990)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wealthy man's daughter is kidnapped and placed in a box with air for only 83 hours.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Condemned (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Jack Conrad is awaiting the death penalty in a corrupt Central American prison. He is "purchased" by a wealthy television producer and taken to a desolate island where he must fight to the death against nine other condemned killers from ...
Style: exciting, rough, intense, harsh, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.1
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Mean Tricks (1992)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Hornsby, a recently retired FBI agent goes to South America to find his old partner.
Plot: street shootout, police shootout, fistfight, sex, gunfight, blood, shotgun, explosion, semiautomatic pistol
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: An inventive and resourceful cocaine smuggler defends his trade against violent rival traffickers, a monstrous and vengeful killer, and the DEA agents who want to lock him up – all while falling for a stunningly beautiful woman with a taste for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%