Movies like The Night Caller

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The Night Caller (1975)
 7.0
 3K
The Night Caller (1975)
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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, porno movie, psycho film, sadistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, bank robbery, killer, murder, psychopath, knife murder, creep, skyscraper, tough law enforcer, neo-noir, crime, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, chase, woman in danger, rivalry, police detective, subway, greek mythology, neo noir, psychiatrist, helicopter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france

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Most similar movies to The Night Caller

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, crime, law enforcement, psychopath and serial killer mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Night Caller: The Loner (1987), The Tough Ones (1976), The Outsider (1983), Hunter Will Get You (1976), He Knows You're Alone (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 1K
The Loner (1987)
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: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.0
 851
The Tough Ones (1976)
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: chase, psychopath, crime, tough law enforcer, vigilantism, crimes, danger, law enforcement, serial killer, fighting crime, vengeance, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.4
 2K
The Outsider (1983)
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: police officer, drug lord, car chase, tough law enforcer, revenge, drug dealer, crimes, law enforcement, crime, rivalry, gangsters, hotshot hero ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: europe, france, marseille provence, marseille, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Hunter Will Get You (1976)
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, serial killer, crime, criminal's revenge, fugitives, bounty, government, master criminal, bank, prison, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, stalker, psychopath, chase, murder, knife murder, gory, stalking, who done it, woman in danger, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 327
Ricco (1973)
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, criminal heroes, gory, criminal's revenge, crime, gang, gangsters, track down, vengeance, vigilantism, tough heroes, hitman ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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, psycho killer, slasher, serial rapist, serial killer, violence, sex, robbery, psychopath, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Professional (1981)
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, realistic, interesting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, assassination attempt, prison, assassination, car chase, vengeance, chase, intelligence, wife husband relationship, on the run, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 6.8
 61K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, rough, suspense ...
Plot: home invasion, insanity, survival, farmhouse, slasher, gory, serial killer, psychopath, kidnapping, massacre, brutality, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 1K
The Burglars (1971)
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, french noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, burglar, car chase, chase, criminal heroes, crime, theft, gang of thieves, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: greece, europe, france, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The First Deadly Sin (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A serial killer is stalking New York. Inspector Edward X. Delaney is an NYPD detective, nearing retirement, who is trying to put together the pieces of the case. Are the victims somehow linked? What does the brutal method of death signify?
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, law enforcement, murder, terminal illness, crime, police investigation, crimes, deadly, partners, life is a bitch, couple relations, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 6K
Amsterdamned (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A mysterious diver hiding in Amsterdam's canal system embarks on a rampage of gruesome murders, terrifying city officials and leaving few clues for the city's best detective, who doesn't suspect that both his new girlfriend and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psycho killer, slasher, murder, psychopath, mystery killer, boat chase, motorcycle chase, police investigation, crime, investigation, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, amsterdam, netherlands, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Man on the Roof (1976)
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, murder, investigation, manhunt, police investigation, mystery, master criminal, partners against crime, serial killer, crime, tough law enforcer, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.8
 128K
Dirty Harry (1971)
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: serious, captivating, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, against the rules, tough law enforcer, crime, crimes, ransom, urban, police, violence, gunfight, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Jack the Ripper (1976)
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, prostitute, jack the ripper, maniac, slasher, investigation, psychopath, police investigation, gory, crime, mind game ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 1880s
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 11K
Blue Steel (1990)
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, stylized, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, serial killer, neo noir, murder, policewoman, police investigation, crime, stalking, strong sexual content, female protagonist, female police officer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
B.T.K. Killer (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Veteran Boogey Man and Zodiac Killer director Ulli Lommel continues his long tradition of delivering tense thrills with this relentless look at the life of the elusive, Kansas-based serial killer known to authorities only as "B.T.K." ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, serial murder, psychopath, gory, master criminal, slasher, special agents, mind game, police investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 657
The Inheritor (1973)
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: murder, airport, private detective, assassination, frame up, uncover truth, crime, crimes, deadly, amateur detective, womanizer, espionage ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: france, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Next Time I'll Aim for the Heart (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Between 1978 and 1979, the inhabitants of the Oise are in fear of a maniac who kills several hitchhikers and escape the police. He was then dubbed "the killer of the Oise" is actually a shy young policeman who will investigate his own ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, crime, danger, deadly, woman in danger, police investigation, crimes, psychopathic killer, delirium, license plate ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.0
 4K
Kill Switch (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A troubled detective travels to Memphis in order to track down a pair of serial killers.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, special agents, investigation, murder, psychopath, police investigation, master criminal, crime, tough law enforcer, mind game, race against time, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: memphis, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 6K
The Butcher (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between a dour, working class butcher and a repressed schoolteacher coincides with a grisly series of Ripper-type murders in a provincial French town.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, butcher, opposites attract, psychopath, mystery, obsession, couple relations, vietnam veteran, province, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 15K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: sadistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hostage, home invasion, sociopath, blood, deadly, killer, serial killer, family in danger, confined, crime, danger, maniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 275
Relentless 3 (1993)
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police investigation, serial killer, amateur detective, crime, master criminal, witnessing a crime, investigation, mind game, stalking, vengeance, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 334
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, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: serial killer, crime, police investigation, crimes, deadly, mystery, law enforcement, obsession, kidnapping, murder, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Evil That Men Do (1984)
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, torture, martial arts, serial killer, vigilante, revolver, sadist, chase, vigilantism, hitman, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Watch Me When I Kill (1977)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pharmacist is murdered, and a woman happens to see the culprit leave the scene. She soon finds herself being stalked by the killer.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psycho killer, holocaust survivor, danger, mystery killer, psychopath, nightclub, crime, gory, chemist, whodunit ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Diplomatic Immunity (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A military career man, distraught over the murder of his daughter and the subsequent release of her killer who is protected by 'diplomatic immunity,' resigns from the service to pursue the psychopath. No one will help him - and no one can ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, jungle, crimes, crime, deadly, rivalry, psychopath, good versus evil, heroes, law enforcement, nude photo shoot ...
Time: 90s
Place: paraguay, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 619
Cold Steel (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Detective Johnny Modine gets his Christmas celebration spoiled with news of his father's death, which seems the work of psychopathic junkies ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, vengeance, crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, femme fatale, chase, dealing with death, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Deadly Tower (1975)
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: tower, shooting, serial killer, university, murder, danger, police investigation, hostages, school, soldier, special agents, college ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 15K
The Yellow Sea (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The region where the borders of North Korea, China, and Russia come together, forms a sort of modern day wild west, where more than half of the population relies on illegal activity in order to survive. In Yanbian, on the Chinese side of the border, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, murder, crime, gangsters, life is a bitch, stabbing, on the run, chases and races, danger, gory, brutality, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%