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Perfect Prey (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A former Texas Ranger is recruited by a Houston police captain to assist a homicide detective in the search for an elusive serial killer who collects antique dolls.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, crime, crimes, deadly, mystery, law enforcement, obsession, kidnapping, murder, woman in danger, psychopath, chases and races, danger, rivalry, criminal psychologist, police detective, antique, doll, bag over head, psychologist, texas ranger
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about deadly, crimes, serial killer, law enforcement, murder, crime and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Perfect Prey: When the Bough Breaks (1994), The Cold Light of Day (1996), Tracks of a Killer (1996), Dead Connection (1994), Night Game (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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When the Bough Breaks (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A police detective investigates the apparent serial killing of several children which is linked to an institutionalized, autistic child.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, reluctant partners, crime, supernatural ability, mystery, witnessing a crime, investigation, mind game, missing person, murder, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
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95%
The Cold Light of Day (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A troubled detective befriends a single woman and her daughter with the intention of using them as bait for a serial killer.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, child abuse, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement, mystery, unlikely criminals, obsessive quest, police corruption, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Tracks of a Killer (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Business mogul David Hawkner and his wife are enjoying a quiet vacation by themselves at their isolated retreat. The serenity is broken when they become the targets of a handsome, crazed killer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, confined, adventure, crimes, deadly, rescue, uninhibited rivalry, captivity, psychopath, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Dead Connection (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a series of murders in motel rooms are connected, a cop, Dickson, heads out on the trail to find a serial killer. He discovers that he signs the motel guest-books with the names of boxers, and hence gets a lead on him. However, when he just ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, psychopath, crimes, deadly, crime, law enforcement, athlete's life, mystery, chase, investigation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Night Game (1989)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A police detective tracks a serial killer who is stalking young women on a beach front after each game that a baseball pitcher wins
Style: suspenseful, serious, offbeat, realistic, rough
Plot: serial killer, murder, baseball, psychopath, police detective, crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, stalking, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Twist of Faith (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vancouver Police Detective Henry Smith is one of those investigating the murder of Roman Catholic Father Martin, who was crucified in his own church.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: church, serial killer, murder, murderous pair, crime, dangerous attraction, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, psychopath, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Blind Witness (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Woman is trapped in her home with her husband's killers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: murder, slasher, crimes, crime, danger, deadly, criminal heroes, dealing with death, stalking, track down, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Night Vision (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A psycho serial killer who videotapes each of his bloody conquests is on the loose, and it's up to alcoholic motorcycle cop Dak and his new tough-as-nails partner, Kristen, to bring him to justice. But as the body count increases, so does the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, martial arts, crime, stalking, infidelity, video surveillance, stalker, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
To Serve and Protect (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Three generations of Dallas police officers join together to track down the deadliest serial killer ever to terrorize Texas.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, kidnapping, police investigation, crime, hostages, serial killer, who done it, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Prophet's Game (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Prophet has arrived in the ultimate playing ground... Los Angeles. It has taken an innocent childhood game and twisted it into a deadly match of wits, where the only prize is survival. Moving from city to city, The Prophet lures unsuspecting ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, vengeance, crime, mystery, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, investigation, mind game, obsessive quest ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.9
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Jill Rips (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A tough guy goes undercover on a personal mission of vengeance into the hardcore world of S&M, to find out who's responsible for the death of his brother.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, female killer, prostitute, undercover cop, investigation, crime, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, slasher, intrigue ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Laughing Policeman (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: It's tough beat for San Francisco police lieutenant Jake Martin (Walter Matthau) when he has to investigate a city bus massacre in which a madman opened machine gunfire on eight people.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mystery, mass murder, murder, killer, bus, serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, reluctant partners, crime, tough law enforcer, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Intimate Stranger (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A policeman (James Russo) guards a barroom singer (Deborah Harry) whose phone-sex sideline has put a killer (Tim Thomerson) on her trail.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: prostitute, phone sex, murder, serial killer, crime, psychopath, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, mind game, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Without Evidence (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It is based on the true story of Michael Francke, who was the Head of Corrections for the state of Oregon before being murdered. Just before his murder, Francke visits his brother and informs him of a drug ring involving his prison colleagues. When ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect, courtroom, investigation, crime, legal investigation, prison, uncover truth, courtroom drama, false accusation, political conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
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Jennifer 8 (1992)
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, suspense, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, falling in love, mystery, obsession, crime, surveillance, school, small town, police investigation, dangerous attraction, fight ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Prodigy (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: "The Prodigy" tells the story of small-time enforcer Truman Fisher's vicious conflict with a sadistic assassin who has chosen the unwilling Truman to be his successor. The assassin, who goes by the alias Rains and whose exploits have ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: assassin, serial killer, crime, gangsters, kidnapping, woman in danger, hitman, criminal heroes, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Out of the Darkness (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gripping thriller telling the true story of the hunt and capture of David Berkowitz, a.k.a. "Son of Sam" — the infamous serial killer who stalked New York in the 70s.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, mind bending
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, gory, urban, parent child relationship, crime, fighting crime, crimes, mystery, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Donato and Daughter (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Though emotionally estranged, a father and daughter team of Los Angeles police detectives must work together to stop a serial killer. Along the way, the two find themselves forced to deal with a number of painful secrets from their past.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, psychopath, crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, family life, amateur detective, partners against crime, fighting crime, aging ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Midnight Hour (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex Sheppard, a college student who hosts a late-night talk show on the campus radio station, finds herself in dire straits when she enrolls in the school her recently murdered sister attended in order to track down the killer. Little does Alex ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, erotic
Plot: serial killer, hitman, amateur detective, school, stalking, dangerous attraction, college, sexual relations, voyeurism, who done it, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
American Perfect (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Criminal psychiatrist, Jake Nyman is taking a much needed vacation from responsibility. An experimental road trip during which ever decision will be made on a flip of a coin. Meanwhile, Sandra Thomas, disenchanted professional, is en route to pick ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, tense
Plot: on the road, desert, serial killer, murder, psychopath, crime, chase, on the run, woman in danger, chases and races, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Dead End (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Deja-vu, as an ex-detective turned best selling true crime author is confronted by the copycat unsolved serial killings he investigated as a cop ten years ago. And now, all fingers are pointed in his direction. This, compounded by Todd's ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: serial killer, protagonist as suspect, crime, crimes, deadly, heroes, disorder, parents and children, life turned upside down, police investigation, law enforcement, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Intensity (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Chyna Shepherd is a twenty-six-year-old psychology student who survived an extremely troubled past. While visiting Laura Templeton's house, a farm in the Napa Valley. A serial killer named Edgler Foreman Vess breaks into the house, killing ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, captivity, murder, chase, gas station, farm, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Deathly Compulsion (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A present-day thriller about a man with a needle in his brain. This needle poisons his mind and tortures him with morbid thoughts and an urge to kill. When he finally commits a murder there is a witness, who is drawn into a deadly game of cat and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: murder, crime, police investigation, serial killer, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, race against time, psychopath, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Deliberate Stranger (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this film depicts the life of Theodore Robert Bundy, the serial killer. In 1974, after having murdered several young women, he leaves Seattle for Utah, where he is a law student and where other girls disappear. It takes the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, true crime, murder, psychopath, crime, protagonist as suspect, manhunt, mind game, track down, uncover truth, obsession ...
Time: 80s
Place: colorado, seattle, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Tattoo (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Karl Kinsky, an unbalanced tattoo artist, becomes obsessed with Maddy, a model he meets when he is hired to body-paint several women for a photo shoot, making the women look like they have large tattoos. As Kinsky grows more obsessed with Maddy, he ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, mentally unstable, obsession, crimes, danger, tattoo, voyeurism, woman in danger, confined, bondage, shower, artist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Along Came a Spider (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a teacher kidnaps a girl from a prestigious school, homicide detective, Alex Cross takes the case and teams up with young security agent, Jezzie Flannigan in hope of finding the girl and stopping the brutal psychopath. Every second counts as ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, stylized, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, psychologist, profiler, crime, police detective, psychopath, mystery, ransom, psychology, police investigation, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Relentless IV: Ashes to Ashes (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Dietz is back and must find and stop another serial killer before he kills again. Detective work for Dietz is tough having to juggle two gorgeous women - one his partner, and the other his shrink, who holds the key to the case.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, mind bending
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murderous pair, crime, partners against crime, reluctant partners, slasher, mind game, stalking, who done it, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
When Justice Fails (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A detective (Jeff Fahey) investigating the murders of two sex offenders gets involved with a beautiful district attorney (Marlee Matlin) who becomes a main suspect.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, legal, crime, gays and lesbians, romance, mute or deaf, investigation, track down ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
No One Can Hear You (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Families are dying and reporter Trish (Kelly McGillis) finds herself reporting on a serial killing spree. After her daughter Lisa's (Kate Elliott) best friends are killed, she fears that her family may be on the killers list. Sheriff Webster ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, investigation, mind game, murder, who done it, woman in danger, police investigation, family life, crimes, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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