Movies like Rider on the Rain

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Rider on the Rain
Original name: Le passager de la pluie
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A US Army colonel in France tries to track down an escaped sex maniac.
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, gloomy, rough, psychological
Plot: mind game, mystery, woman in danger, crimes, deadly, crime, roadblock, military officer, corpse, army investigation, track down, rapist, vengeance, sexual abuse, chases and races, life is a bitch, violence, danger, self defense, rape victim, mini skirt, stockings, rape, pantyhose, jealous man ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, southern france, paris france
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Se7en
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
127 min.
 8.6
Edge of Darkness
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
UK
317 min.
 8.5
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Most similar movies to Rider on the Rain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, crime, murder, deadly, mystery, danger and law enforcement mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Rider on the Rain: Try to Remember (2004), Jennifer 8 (1992), The Girl Hunters (1963), The American Friend (1977), Kiss the Girls (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Try to Remember
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fifteen years after a murderer is convicted he is released and all the witnesses against him begin to be murdered.
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: police investigation, mystery, partners against crime, vengeance, crime, murder, small town, small town life, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1974
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's Yorkshire in 1974, and fear, mistrust and institutionalised police corruption are running riot. Rookie journalist Eddie Dunford is determined to search for the truth in an increasingly complex maze of lies and deceit surrounding the police ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, police corruption, investigation, murder, mystery, torture, neo noir, corruption, police investigation, political corruption, murder mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: england, europe, scotland, yorkshire
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System:   74%
    User:   87%
 
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Jennifer 8
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A big city cop from LA moves to a small town police force and immediately finds himself investigating a murder. Using theories rejected by his colleagues, the cop, John Berlin, meets a young blind woman named Helena, who he is attracted to. ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, murder, crime, small town, police investigation, blindness, surveillance, obsession, vengeance, murder mystery, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   81%
 
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The Girl Hunters
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mickey Spillane plays his own creation, street-thug-turned-PI Mike Hammer, in this 1963 adaptation of his novel. The film opens with Hammer on the downside of a years-long bender, scooped out of the gutter by a bitter cop intent on prying ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime, private detective, neo noir, investigation, mystery, crimes, espionage, dishonesty, intrigue, missing person, alcohol abuse, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england
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System:   72%
    User:   78%
 
The American Friend
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.
Style: suspenseful, serious, meditative, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: assassination, murder, gangsters, neo noir, hitman, cult, crime, friendship, artist, crimes, loneliness, noir ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: texas, west germany, hamburg germany, paris france
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System:   64%
    User:   57%
 
 6.6
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Kiss the Girls
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Forensic psychologist Alex Cross travels to North Carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim Kate McTiernan to hunt down "Casanova," a serial killer who abducts strong-willed women and forces them to submit to his demands. The trail ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: police investigation, mystery, investigation, serial killer, kidnapping, chase, murder, missing person, police, interracial romance, brutality, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: north carolina, los angeles, usa, washington d.c.
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System:   62%
    User:   69%
 
Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1983
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nine years on, another Morley child has gone missing on her way home from school. Detective Chief Superintendent Maurice Jobson is forced to remember the very similar disappearance of Clare Kemplay, who was found dead in 1974, and the subsequent ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, stylized, serious, brutal ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, murder, police corruption, corruption, torture, brutality, violence, investigation, police investigation, organized crime, missing child ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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System:   59%
    User:   50%
 
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The Boston Strangler
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Boston is being terrorized by a series of seemingly random murders of women. Based on the true story, the film follows the investigators path through several leads before introducing the Strangler as a character. It is seen almost exclusively from ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, crime, murder, police investigation, hospital, mystery, mental illness, chase, psychiatry, pornography, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   51%
 
When a Stranger Calls
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, police investigation, obsession, murder, vengeance, private detective, mental institution, blood, investigation, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   46%
 
The Valachi Papers
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Joe Valachi (Charles Bronson) has a price put on his head by Don Vito Genovese (Lino Ventura), he must take desperate steps to protect himself while in prison. An unsuccessful attempt to slit his throat puts him over the edge to break the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, anti heroes, fugitives, gangsters, master criminal, special agents, tough law enforcer, murder, witnessing a crime, hitman, rise and fall ...
Time: 1960s, 1930s, 1950s, 1940s, 1920s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   44%
 
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 158 min.
Story: This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, twists and turns, serious, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, mystery, serial killer, rape, crime, hacking, sexual abuse, corruption, journalism, murder, vengeance, hacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, year 1966
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   59%
 
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Zift
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Moth is freed on parole after spending time in prison on wrongful conviction of murder. Jailed shortly before the Bulgarian communist coup of 1944, he now finds himself in a new and alien world - the totalitarian Sofia of the 60s. His first night of ...
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: neo noir, crimes, society, life is a bitch, crime, injustice, mystery, fish out of water, confined, deadly, misfit, dictatorship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   56%
 
End of the Game
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Hans Baerlach is a Swiss police detective who has dedicated much of his career to pursuing powerful and allegedly murderous businessman Richard Gastmann. Though Baerlach's partner meets his demise while investigating Gastmann, his replacement, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, crime, private detective, investigation, bridge, mind game, uninhibited rivalry, terminal illness ...
Time: 40s, 70s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: europe, switzerland, istanbul turkey
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System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
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The Rosary Murders
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A killer of Detroit clergy confesses to a priest (Donald Sutherland), who turns sleuth because he cannot tell the police.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: amateur detective, clergy, protagonist as suspect, crime, church, serial killer, mystery, investigation, mind game, moral dilemma, uncover truth, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
The General's Daughter
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When the body of Army Capt. Elizabeth Campbell is found on a Georgia military base, two investigators, Warrant Officers Paul Brenner and Sara Sunhill, are ordered to solve her murder. What they uncover is anything but clear-cut. Unseemly details ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, military, investigation, betrayal, crime, conspiracy, mystery, rape, corruption, violence, reluctant partners, sexualized violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
Brighton Rock
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged teenager with a religious death wish.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, gangsters, small town, witnessing a crime, prayer, dangerous attraction, murder, woman in danger, waitress, revenge, gang war ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
The Lady Vanishes
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beautiful and wealthy young socialite Iris Carr is used to being at the heart of her social group, but when her friends' raucous and unsociable behaviour escalates whilst on holiday in the Balkans she resolves to seek out some tranquillity and ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, train, mysterious character, investigation, missing person, romance, dishonesty, mind game, woman in danger, fall in love, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When a man is buried alive, Red Metcalf must delve into a serial killer's psyche.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, serial killer, track down, mystery, murder, false accusation, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
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Eastern Promises
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Russian teenager, living in London, dies during childbirth but leaves clues to a midwife in her journal, that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: crime, gangsters, russian, murder, organized crime, hitman, mafia, rape, violence, brutality, undercover cop, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
 7.4
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Irreversible
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass. Her boyfriend and ex-lover take matters into their own hands by hiring ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, surreal, sexual, stylized ...
Plot: vengeance, sexual abuse, rape, brutality, revenge, violence, sex, crime, obsession, male nudity, voyeurism, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
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Backyard
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: An astonishing fictional account of the unending series of murders of young women in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, which began in 1996. Most of the victims are low-paid laborers who have been drawn to the town by the possibility of work at American-owned ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime, serial killer, fighting crime, police investigation, murder, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, life is a bitch, society, police corruption, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
 7.3
 3K
Profiler
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Profiler is an American crime drama that aired on NBC from 1996 to 2000. The series follows the exploits of a criminal profiler working with the FBI's fictional Violent Crimes Task Force based in Atlanta, Georgia. Ally Walker starred as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, tense ...
Plot: crime, special agents, supernatural ability, fighting crime, investigation, mystery, manhunt, murder, haunted by the past, fbi, chases and races, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
Farewell, Friend
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After serving together in the French Foreign Legion, a mercenary and a doctor leave the service and go their separate ways. Later, they are reunited and become involved with a caper involving millions in a high-security safe. The two men become ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, french noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, hostages, master criminal, adventure, chase, one man army, male friendship, crime gone awry, mind game, heist, race against time ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, marseille, paris france, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
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We'll Meet Again
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, crime, false accusation, mystery, woman in danger, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   49%
 
 6.4
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Freeze Frame
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sean Veil is an ultra paranoid murder suspect who takes to filming himself round the clock to provide an alibi, just in case he's ever accused of another crime. Problems arise however when the police do come calling and the one tape that can ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, crime, investigation, mind game, obsession, uncover truth, mystery, false accusation, dangerous attraction, alibi, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   40%
 
 5.9
 2K
Cold Sweat
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the Korean War, Joe Moran, is convicted for striking a colonel. Imprisoned in Germany he encounters his former company commander Captain Ross, jailed for black marketeering. Together with Ross' cohorts Joe agrees to escape with them, but ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, kidnapping, crime, chases and races, confined, danger, crimes, boat, revenge, gun, crash, cabin ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, south of france, mediterranean sea, french riviera ...
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System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
Under Suspicion
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police inspector, suspecting an attorney of two child sex murders, has him held for a questioning session that goes on for hours.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, neo noir, deadly, dishonesty, crime, law enforcement, legal, mystery, investigation, murder, life is a bitch, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
 8.6
 1.2M
Se7en
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next. The seasoned Det. ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, investigation, gory, police investigation, police, murder, greed, violence, torture, insanity, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 

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The Fighter
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jacques Darnay has served 8 years for robbing a jeweller. Now he is out of prison and looking for his loot worth 6 million francs.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, gangsters, chase, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, murder, rivalry, on the run, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
The Girl Who Played with Fire
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Mikael Blomkvist, publisher of Millennium magazine, has made his living exposing the crooked and corrupt practices of establishment Swedish figures. So when a young journalist approaches him with a meticulously researched thesis about sex ...
Style: tense, serious, gloomy, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, mystery, murder, crime, journalism, rape, secret service, police investigation, violence, revenge, journalist, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
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