Movies like The Pass 1998

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The Pass (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A businessman with a compulsive gambling problem which has led to his wife leaving him, travels to Reno, Nevada for some gambling therapy which takes a turn when he picks up a psychotic serial killer posing as a hitchhiker.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: hitchhiking, gambling, neo noir, addiction, murder, crimes, deadly, down on your luck, police corruption, dishonesty, law enforcement, life is a bitch, hitchhiker, serial killer
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, dishonesty, danger, couples and law enforcement mostly in Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like The Pass: Postmortem (1998), Dangerous Love (1988), Absence of the Good (1999), Midnight Witness (1993), Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.4
 2K
Postmortem (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The only thing James wants is to remain away from Scotland. One day, however, he receives a fax, a printout of an unknown person's obituary. The next day, he is charged and arrested for the murder of this person.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mind game, psychopath, crimes, deadly, writer's life, manhunt, law enforcement, profiler, police detective, female full frontal nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: glasgow scotland
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95%
 4.1
 122
Dangerous Love (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A psychopath kills members of a video dating club and records their deaths.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: frame up, murder, crimes, crime, deadly, mystery, dishonesty, law enforcement, false accusation, righting the wronged, chases and races, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Absence of the Good (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Salt Lake City homicide detective Caleb Barnes is under increasing pressure from all sides to crack a string of serial killings that have been terrorizing the city. At the same time, Barnes' home life is beginning to crumble in the wake of his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: serial killer, protagonist as suspect, psychic, dealing with death, mind game, death in the family, haunted by the past, murder, police corruption, who done it, psychopath, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Midnight Witness (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Renegade cops are videotaped murdering a motorist and the witnesses are in danger of being their next victims.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: murder, injustice, crime, chases and races, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, witnessing a crime, chase, on the run, police corruption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: infidelity, nanny, murder, crumbling marriage, vengeance, family in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, babies and infants, psychopath, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.2
 333
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: serious, erotic, sexual, realistic, rough ...
Plot: neo noir, strong sexual content, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, crime, sexual relations, murder, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, cons and scams, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, murderous pair, crime gone awry, kidnapping, rivalry, death, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Rich Man's Wife (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A rich man's wife finds she has a bad prenuptial agreement with an even worse husband. Over drinks with a stranger, she fantasizes about doing her husband in to void the prenupt. The stranger decides to turn her imagination into reality much to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, bar, marriage, protagonist as suspect, crumbling marriage, crime, stranger, rich, police investigation, false accusation, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.5
 143
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, strong sexual content, crime, prostitute, manipulations, switching roles, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, hidden identity, twins ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.4
 292
Cupid (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A brother and sister with a past incestuous relationship have a current murderous relationship. He murders the women who reject him and she murders the women who get too close to him.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: obsession, murder, dangerous attraction, crimes, deadly, mentally unstable, investigation, love affair, siblings relations, legends and myths, psychopath, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 234
Dream Man (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kris is a homicide cop with psychic abilities. She works to prove that the prime suspect in her latest case (the much younger husband of the millionaire victim) is innocent. But are her visions true, or planned by someone who knows what she can see?
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: psychic, crimes, law enforcement, supernatural ability, mystery, dangerous attraction, romance, love affair, murder, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 255
Dirty Work (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bad City is the tangled story of three men's lives: Manning, a dirty, disillusioned cop; Julian, king of drugs, thugs and prostitution; and Frank, a ruthless politician who destroys everything in the way of his ambition.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: partners against crime, urban, tough law enforcer, crime, army investigation, hotel, murder, police corruption, hitman, police investigation, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 331
Sunset Grill (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ryder Hart is a private investigator and former police officer who is down on his luck and drinks too much. His estranged wife Anita runs a bar and restaurant called the Sunset Grill and is romantically involved with a cop who worked with Hart.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: private detective, murder, police investigation, amateur detective, neo noir, gory, criminal's revenge, femme fatale, crime, partners against crime, mystery, frame up ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 1K
Sorted (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young lawyer gets more than he bargains for while investigating his brother's mysterious death.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: nightclub, murder, rave, drugs/alcohol, amateur detective, investigation, uncover truth, nightlife, crimes, deadly, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Double Jeopardy (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jack Hart lives with his lawyer wife and yound daughter and enjoys a wonderful life. Jack's old girlfriend, Lisa, comes into town and they have an affair. Lisa kills her current boyfriend in self-defense and Jack witnesses the whole thing. Lisa ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: femme fatale, betrayal, murder, investigation, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation, manipulations, courtroom drama, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 209
The Secretary (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Her boss made ​​a big mistake by not promoting it. Now is the perfect secretary in the service of revenge.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: vengeance, workplace intrigue, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, workplace, manipulations, boss and employee, power relations, disgruntled, business ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Kate's Addiction (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psychotic woman becomes dangerously jealous when her best friend begins dating a handsome man. She will stop at nothing to keep the two apart, even if it means destroying their relationship or even murdering one of them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, psychological
Plot: murder, obsession, crime, college, couples, best friends, gays and lesbians, blind ambition, dangerous attraction, addiction, drug abuse, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 340
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, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, cons and scams, heist, crimes, dishonesty, siblings relations, deadly, disorder, blackmail, stripper, sex, doctor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 7.3
 14K
Nightwatch (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims of a serial killer of prostitutes are deposited there, scary things begin to happen. Therefore and because of a strange bet with his fellow ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, night watchman, false accusation, bet, crimes, dishonesty, couples, life is a bitch, slasher, mind game, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.1
 306
The Confidant (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The feature weaves an intricate tale about childhood best-friends that have an unusually strong bond and a more intriguing secret. Both young men are on the right path to promising futures, a first round NFL draft pick, and a talented art major on a ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: neo noir, betrayal, intrigue, manipulations, obsession, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, best friends, vengeance, gambling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 613
Payback (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Oscar Bonsetter tells a dying prisoner that he will take revenge on the sadistic guard who killed him. In exchange, Oscar is told of a stash of money. Oscar is eventually released from prison but when he goes to get revenge, he gets sidetracked by ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, vengeance, crimes, prison, couples, couple relations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, love triangle, sexual relations, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, mute or deaf, mystery, deaf, chase, corruption, crimes, crime, robbery, journalist, violence, museum ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
To Protect and Serve (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rookie cop becomes the chief suspect in the killing of some of his crooked cohorts.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: good versus evil, crime, murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, serial killer, investigation, survival, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.8
 283
Second to Die (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Erika Eleniak as a woman who plans the murder of her husband ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, crime gone awry, cons and scams, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, infidelity, couples, disorder, telephone, african american, erotica ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Dangerous Touch (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An erotic thriller about a promiscuous radio sex therapist who is dragged into blackmail by a young hustler.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: hustler, erotic thriller, femme fatale, manipulations, sex therapy, love affair, sexual relations, voyeurism, dishonesty, couples, betrayal, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 385
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, psychological
Plot: murder, hit and run, manipulations, crime, crimes, mystery, deadly, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, parents and children, cons and scams, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, small town, frame up, neo noir, betrayal, crime, manipulations, resort, crimes, deadly, mystery, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, chase, dealing with death, crime, prison, false accusation, family life, crimes, deadly, family relations, single parent, manhunt ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Distant Cousins (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kate's husband Richard hasn't seen his cousin Harry for 20 years. So when he comes to stay with his fiancee Connie they are welcomed. But Kate senses her family is at risk when they start behaving suspiciously.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, family life, crimes, danger, deadly, hidden identity, stalking, captivity, kidnapping, missing person, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hider in the House (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A deranged man hides in the attic of a new house and becomes obsessed with the unsuspecting family that moves in.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: attic, infidelity, mentally unstable, serial killer, slasher, mind game, stalking, obsession, dangerous attraction, voyeurism, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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