Movies like Dance with the Devil

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Dance with the Devil (1997)
Original name: Perdita Durango
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA, Spain
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A psychotic criminal couple kidnaps a random teenage couple. The woman rapes the male captive, and lets him watch his lover being raped by the man. They then plan to sacrifice the couple
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, on the road, violence, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, illegal prostitution, bank robber, sex, chase, lovers on the run, on the run, violence spree, murder, psychopath, chases and races, crimes, deadly, special agents, betrayal, sexual abuse, heist, religions or cults, rivalry, wild ride ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas

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Most similar movies to Dance with the Devil

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, on the run, murder, deadly, chases and races and kidnapping mostly in Crime, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Dance with the Devil: Love and a .45 (1994), Quick (1993), Innocent Blood (1992), The Getaway (1994), Heaven's Burning (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Love and a .45 (1994)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Small-time criminal Watty Watts attempts to rob a convenience store with his drug-addict buddy, Billy Mack Black. The robbery, however, leads to murder, and soon Watty leaves Billy behind and goes on the run with his beloved girlfriend, Starlene. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime, on the road, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, chase, vengeance, fugitives, hostages, odd couple, store ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 344
Quick (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A female assassin named "Quick" is hired to bring in a Mafia accountant, who is under police protection. Double crossed by the mafia, she takes her hostage to California to retrieve $3M that he took before running. The mafia and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, on the run, kidnapping, female assassin, femme fatale, mafia, assassin, hostage, murder, corruption, accountant ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Innocent Blood (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A beautiful vampire turns a crime lord into a creature of the night.
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, zombie, stalking, gangsters, gory, vengeance, organized crime, dangerous attraction, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.7
 15K
The Getaway (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Doc McCoy is put in prison because his partners chickened out and flew off without him after exchanging a prisoner with a lot of money. Doc knows Jack Benyon, a rich "business"-man, is up to something big, so he tells his wife (Carol ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, heist, garbage dump, suicide by hanging, cuckold, exploding truck, sexual torture, hitman, betrayal, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Heaven's Burning (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Sydney, the newly married Midori is honeymooning with her husband, Yukio. She does not love him and fakes her own kidnapping to escape the marriage. Her lover is supposed to meet her, but fails to appear. She goes to a bank to get some cash, only ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, on the run, chase, vengeance, love, hostage, kidnapping, gangsters, criminal heroes, fugitives, crime, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Truth or Consequences, N.M. (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Raymond Lembecke (Vincent Gallo) is a con just out of prison after serving time for selling drugs for his mob boss Tony Vago (Rod Steiger). (Lembecke was innocent and took the rap for Vago.) Lembecke thinks Vago owes him big time so, when his former ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, on the road, violence, hostage, robbery, crime gone awry, criminal, maniac, racism, crime, on the run, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, new mexico, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 95K
The Mexican (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jerry Welbach, a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "the Mexican"... or suffer the consequences. The second is from his ...
Style: dark humor, talky, semi serious, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, criminal heroes, disorder, nothing goes right, hitman, on the road, pistol, crime, gangsters, fish out of water, one last job, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, mexico, nevada, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Great Texas Dynamite Chase (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Candy and Ellie Jo are a pair of sexy bank robbers who blast their way into small-town banks with a carload of dynamite! When they take Slim hostage, it begins a thrill-packed crime spree across the state of Texas.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, pursuit, prison, small town, chase, on the run, criminal heroes, on the road, folk hero, crime, fugitives, bank ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 1K
Montana (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A seasoned enforcer is given the seemingly routine task of finding the Boss's runaway mistress, Kitty. However Kitty is involved in plans to overthrow the Boss and this routine task gets very complicated.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, boss, cancer, on the run, hitman, criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, mistress, criminal's revenge, fugitives, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.5
 24K
The Getaway (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, on the run, bank robbery, murder, armed robbery, chase, betrayal, bag of money, robbery, prison, hitman, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, mexico, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Big Bad Mama II (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: It's 1934, and the evil local land baron forecloses on Angie's place, and she and her two daughters must leave and continue their life of crime. A reporter witnesses their heist of a bank, and helps them become folk legends by writing a ...
Style: semi serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, criminal heroes, on the road, cult, bank, gangsters, crime, vengeance, cons and scams, heist, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 1K
The Stickup (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's a quiet little town where nothing happens - until the day the bank is hit for half a million dollars of Indian casino money by a thief wearing a clowns mask.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, bank, criminal heroes, police investigation, special agents, crime, chase, on the run, heist, murder, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 600
Backflash (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is released from prison and heads home to help outwit a local mob boss and pull off the scam of a lifetime.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, on the road, criminal heroes, store, criminal's revenge, crime, odd couple, chase, crime gone awry, on the run, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Cohen and Tate (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A boy kidnapped by two mismatched hitmen puts them at each other's throats while being driven to their employers, possibly to be killed. Cohen, an older professional becomes increasingly irritated with his partner Tate, a brutish killer, when ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, witness protection, psychopath, hitman, police investigation, gangsters, assassin, psycho killer, hostages, special agents, crime, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 16K
The Chase (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Hammond is sentenced to life in prison, but manages to escape. To get away from the police he takes a girl as hostage and drives off in her car. The girl happens to be the only daughter of one of the richest men in the state. In a while the car ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, kidnapping, police, hostage, standoff, shotgun, gunfight, violence, on the run, fugitives, unlikely couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 3K
Hard Cash (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Released from prison, an infamous thief and his new crew pull of a brilliant robbery but then become embroiled with a corrupt FBI agent when they discover the money is marked.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, heist, kidnapping, car chase, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, running, gang, hostages, special agents, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 1K
VANish (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Three thugs kidnap Emma, the daughter of a drug kingpin, and have no idea that murderous blood that runs through her veins. As time passes, the unlucky threesome finds themselves in danger from the police, gangsters and their captive.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: kidnapping, murder, on the road, on the run, captivity, mayhem, violence, gore, van, road trip, post traumatic stress disorder, drug cartel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Living & Dying (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four desperate bank robbers are forced to abandon their lucrative heist plans and become the reluctant heroes when two of their hostages turn out to be psychotic killers who won't stop until everyone in the bank has been ruthlessly slaughtered. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, criminal heroes, suburbs, crime, hostages, master criminal, special agents, crime gone awry, on the run, violence spree, heist, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Seth Gecko and his younger brother Richard are on the run after a bloody bank robbery in Texas. They escape across the border into Mexico and will be home-free the next morning, when they pay off the local kingpin. They just have to survive ...
Style: twists and turns, scary, offbeat, entertaining, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, stripper, priest, gory, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, sheriff, brutality, plot twist, bar fight, mexican american border, hostage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, texas, usa, latin america, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 12K
Excess Baggage (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A rich brat (Alicia Silverstone) fakes her own kidnapping, but in the process ends up locked in the trunk of a car that gets stolen.
Style: feel good, semi serious, clever, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, romance, comedy of errors, crime gone awry, opposites attract, attempted kidnapping, cons and scams, nothing goes right, couples, disorder, unlikely couple, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Killing Cabos (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Oscar Cabos, a multimillionaire tycoon, is being held for ransom--only his captors have nabbed the wrong man. Now, to get their money, they must find the real Cabos--which could get tricky since he's been counter-kidnapped by his future ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, twists and turns, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, dwarf, criminal heroes, crime, drugs/alcohol, gang, crimes, disorder, chase, mistaken identity, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Night of the Following Day (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two kidnappers snatch a girl off the streets and imprison her in a remote beach house.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, airport, chase, cafe, crime gone awry, murder, criminal heroes, crime, hostages, mind game, on the run, race against time ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three strippers seeking thrills encounter a young couple in the desert. After dispatching the boyfriend, they take the girl hostage and begin scheming on a crippled old man living with his two sons in the desert, reputedly hiding a tidy sum of cash. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, murder, femme fatale, martial arts, chase, drugs/alcohol, on the run, sports car, eroticism, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 1K
I Witness (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After 27 bodies are discovered in a collapsed tunnel in Tijuana, a man tries to unravel the mystery before becoming the next victim.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, kidnapping, missing person, police corruption, partners against crime, factory, fighting crime, crime, investigation, uncover truth, murder, political corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, somalia, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
 2K
Almost Human (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, rape, slasher, psycho killer, serial rapist, serial killer, violence, sex, robbery, psychopath, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Desert Saints (2002)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kiefer Sutherland is a hard-edged hit man. Known as the world's best professional killer, Sutherland is living a life of detached solitude when he is given an assignment that pairs him up with a sultry hitchhiker (Melora Walters). Before long, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, offbeat, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, neo noir, desert, fbi, undercover, manhunt, car chase, criminal heroes, woman in danger, crime, wilderness, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.9
 307
Ice (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A married couple of cat burglars scheme to rob a set of stolen diamonds from the local mafia only to be hampered by persistent police detectives, another scam artist, and a rival mob group.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: jewel thief, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, diamond theft, gang, gangsters, master criminal, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, lovers on the run, heist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.8
 220
The Hard Truth (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suspended cop and his girlfriend blackmail an electronics expert into helping them break into the safe of the girlfriend's boss, a corrupt city councilman who's on the local mob's payroll.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, heist, safecracker, criminal's revenge, partners against crime, crime, tough law enforcer, betrayal, crime gone awry, manipulations, vengeance, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 71
L.A. Vice (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, anti heroes, daring rescue, crime, ransom, murder, female corpse, metropolis, mystery, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 38K
The Hitcher (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and his girlfriend Grace Andrews give a ride to the hitchhiker John Ryder. While in their car, the stranger proves to be a psychopath threatening the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, hitchhiker, serial killer, on the road, murder, desert, gory, psychopath, car chase, mind game, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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