Movies like The Night Caller

If you like "The Night Caller" you are looking for rough, serious and suspenseful movies about / with serial killer, tough law enforcer, bank robbery, chases and races, crime, psychopath and crimes themes of Action, Thriller and Drama genre shot in France or Italy.
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The Night Caller
Original name: Peur sur la ville
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial-killer frightens Paris by phoning young ladies at night, telling them insults about their lives. Minos, as he calls himself, wants to prevent the world from free women and he targets at first these ones. Commissaire Letellier is given the investigation and he has hard work with the maniac.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, porno movie, psycho film, sadistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, tough law enforcer, bank robbery, chases and races, crime, psychopath, crimes, danger, killer, murder, deadly, law enforcement, chase, woman in danger, rivalry, neo-noir, skyscraper, police detective, auditorium, radio talk show, falling out a window, deadline, porn actress, oedipus complex, bombing ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Man on the Roof
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Sweden
110 min.
 7.4
Dirty Harry
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
102 min.
 7.8
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Most similar movies to The Night Caller

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, chases and races, law enforcement, deadly, murder, rivalry and crime mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Night Caller: The Tough Ones (1976), Hunter Will Get You (1976), The Outsider (1983), The Loner (1987), Man on the Roof (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Tough Ones
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tough, violent cop who doesn't mind bending the law goes after a machine-gun-carrying, hunchbacked psychotic killer.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, tough law enforcer, vigilantism, crimes, danger, chase, law enforcement, serial killer, psychopath, fighting crime, vengeance, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   96%
 
Hunter Will Get You
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: L'Alpagueur is a free-lance spy from the French secret agency. He's put on the investigation about L'epervier, a serial-killer who employs young boys to help him robbing banks before killing them.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, criminal's revenge, fugitives, master criminal, bank, prison, reluctant partners, bounty hunter, tough law enforcer, serial killer, drug dealing, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   94%
    User:   95%
 
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The Outsider
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In another typical Jean-Paul Belmondo vehicle, the French action hero plays a policeman prone to advancing the cause of justice by any means necessary. On his agenda is a powerful drug cartel working out of Paris and Marseilles, with a drug lord ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, crimes, law enforcement, crime, rivalry, gangsters, drug lord, police officer, hotshot hero, lone wolves, prostitute, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: europe, france, marseille, marseille provence, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   100%
 
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The Loner
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A cop is looking for the killer of his friend.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, vengeance, crime, crimes, law enforcement, chase, fighting crime, chases and races, rivalry, loss of partner, godparent, police detective ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   83%
 
Man on the Roof
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A police officer is murdered with a bayonet while staying in hospital. The investigative team, lead by Martin Beck, soon discover that the man had frequently abused suspects as well as civilians but that any complaints had been ignored owing to the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, hospital, master criminal, mystery, partners against crime, murder, serial killer, crime, tough law enforcer, witnessing a crime, mind game, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   74%
 
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The Burglars
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In Athens a collection of emeralds is successfully stolen by a team of robbers, led by safe-cracker Azad. Things go smoothly until they miss the ship by which they planned their escape; a police chief pursues Azad while he waits for the next ship to ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, heist, crime, car chase, chases and races, crimes, chase, gangsters, burglar, police investigation, police corruption, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   67%
 
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Ricco
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fresh out of the joint, young Ricco is eager to get home to see his family. He was cut loose a year early for good behavior, but it certainly wasn't good behavior that got him in the big house in the first place. Two years prior, Ricco took it ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gory, criminal's revenge, crime, gang, gangsters, track down, murder, vengeance, vigilantism, tough heroes, hitman ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
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Hennessy
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in the Seventies, Hennessy is a Irishman who believes in peace, but who has had connections to the IRA. Hennessy's family is killed, and he plots revenge, setting out to assassinate Queen Elizabeth of England.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, hidden identity, assassination attempt, terrorism, adventure, vengeance, rebelliousness, revenge, war hero, political corruption, political intrigue, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
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Blue Steel
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A female rookie in the police force engages in a cat and mouse game with a pistol wielding psychopath who becomes obsessed with her.
Style: suspenseful, tense, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, obsession, crime, murder, police, psychopath, chase, violence, investigation, neo noir, hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
Blood in the Streets
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An Italian prison official's wife is kidnapped, and the kidnappers demand that a notorious prisoner be released in order for the man to get his wife back. He gets the man released - but then kidnaps him himself, in order to ensure that the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, criminal heroes, police investigation, criminal's revenge, fugitives, hostages, chase, tough law enforcer, blackmail, kidnapping, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
The Deadly Tower
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The real-life story of Charles Whitman's deadly shooting spree at the University of Texas is retold. In August 1966, after killing his wife and mother, Whitman climbed to the top of the school's tower and opened fire on passers-by, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, hostages, serial killer, school, university, tower, soldier, special agents, college, tough law enforcer, shooting, chase ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
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Almost Human
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, gory, tough law enforcer, crime, crime gone awry, urban, rape, crimes, deadly, gang, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   35%
 
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Betrayal
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When one of her hits goes wrong, a professional assassin ends up with a suitcase full of a million dollars belonging to a mob boss ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, on the road, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, master criminal, assassination attempt, on the run, chase, crime gone awry, track down, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
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Two-Minute Warning
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A psychotic sniper plans a massive killing spree in a Los Angeles football stadium during a major championship game. The police, led by Captain Peter Holly (Charlton Heston) and SWAT commander Sergeant Button (John Cassavetes), learn of the plot and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stadium, police investigation, hostages, master criminal, one man army, partners against crime, reluctant partners, special agents, tough law enforcer, chase, on the run, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
The Professional
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: French secret agent Joss Baumont is sent to kill the president Njala of an African country. However, a counter-order is given before he can execute his mission and he is abandoned in the hands of foreign authorities. He escapes and seeks revenge by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, interesting, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
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Relentless 3
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sam Dietz, the relentless police detective, returns to Los Angeles from a self-imposed exile to help the police solve another series of brutal killings committed by another crafty serial killer whom targets Dietz's latest love interest.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police detective, amateur detective, crime, master criminal, serial killer, witnessing a crime, investigation, mind game, stalking, vengeance, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   38%
 
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The Sweeper
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young renegade undercover cop with a propensity for violence and a past history involving the murder of his cop father and the remainder of his family is recruited by a vigilante group with a leader who wants only to kill all criminals and those ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, police investigation, gang, master criminal, partners against crime, special agents, police shootout, vigilante, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, vengeance, vigilantism ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   36%
 
L.A. Takedown
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Michael Mann's (HEAT, MIAMI VICE) gutsy telefilm tells the tale of two skilled professionals--one a cop, the other a criminal--who aren't as different as they think.Vincent Hanna (Scott Plank) is an intense cop on the trail of ruthless ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, master criminal, tough law enforcer, crime, bank robbery, urban, criminal heroes, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, crime gone awry, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
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The Evil That Men Do
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professional killer Holland is forced out of retirement to break a Central American government's political torture ring when one of his friends, a Latin American journalist, is killed. The murderer, Doctor Clement Molloch, is the master sadist ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, bounty hunter, secret agents, gory, special agents, assassination attempt, chase, espionage, manhunt, torture, martial arts, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   42%
 
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The Inheritor
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After his father is killed in a plane crash, Bart Cordell returns back home to France to claim his inheritance: to lead the industrial empire his father built. But when a prostitute tries to set him up for a drug smuggling charge, he is forced to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized, cynical
Plot: uncover truth, murder, airport, crime, crimes, deadly, private detective, amateur detective, assassination, womanizer, espionage, frame up ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: france, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
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Hong Kong 97
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hong Kong 97 takes place in Hong Kong right before the transfer of power from Britain to China. Reginald Cameron, an assassin affiliated with a large corporation with interests in the colony, guns down key members of the Chinese envoy which will ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, assassination, chase, false accusation, hitman, frame up, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, best friends ...
Time: 90s, near future
Place: asia, china, england, hong kong, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
The Night of the Following Day
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, criminal heroes, crime, airport, hostages, chase, cafe, crime gone awry, mind game, on the run, race against time, murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   40%
 
The Outside Man
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A French hit man is hired by a crime family to end the life of a rival mobster, but things fall apart when the boss who hired him is killed.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, gangsters, crime, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, fish out of water, on the run, culture clash, tough heroes, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, europe, france, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   33%
 
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The Gladiator
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A road warrior vigilante avenges his brother's death at the hands of a crazy motorist by using his souped-up pickup to apprehend drunken drivers and others who abuse their driving privileges.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: criminal's revenge, fugitives, lone wolves, tough law enforcer, chase, vengeance, fighting crime, vigilante, on the run, vigilantism, violence spree, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   29%
 
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Dirty Harry
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a madman dubbed 'Scorpio' terrorizes San Francisco, hard-nosed cop, Harry Callahan – famous for his take-no-prisoners approach to law enforcement – is tasked with hunting down the psychopath. Harry eventually collars Scorpio in ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, crime, police, violence, gunfight, chase, kidnapping, police investigation, investigation, surveillance, vigilante, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
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Guardian Angel
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Detective - turned - bodyguard Cynthia McKay (Cynthia Rothrock) is hired by a psychotic icy seductress, Nina Lindell (Lydie Denier), the same woman who killed Mckay's lover months earlier. With vendetta in her heart McKay accompanies the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, vengeance, martial arts, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, heroes, rivalry, femme fatale, gangsters, master warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   33%
 
Jack the Ripper
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A serial killer whose mother was a prostitute starts killing streetwalkers as a way of paying back his mother for her abuse.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, prostitute, police investigation, gory, slasher, investigation, crime, mind game, track down, maniac, jack the ripper ...
Time: 70s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   28%
 
The Stone Killer
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Los Angeles detective is sent to New York where he must solve a case involving an old Sicilian Mafia family feud.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, gangsters, hitman, crime, chases and races, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, chase, maverick cop, brainwashing, tough cop ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, usa, vietnam, new york, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   26%
 

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Zero Tolerance
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After surviving a sneak attack on himself and fellow agents Jimmy and Gene as they were transporting drug kingpin Raymond Manta out of a Mexican jail, FBI agent Jeff Douglas becomes an uwitting pawn of the White Hand drug cartel. Mistakenly told ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, mexico, nevada, usa
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System:   32%
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French Connection II
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: "Popeye" Doyle travels to Marsailles to find Alain Charnier, the drug smuggler that eluded him in New York.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, police investigation, crime, drug dealing, track down, heroin, addiction, drug abuse, working undercover, drug addiction, chases and races, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, seaport, marseille
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System:   32%
    User:   28%
 
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