Movies like Picture Claire

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Picture Claire (2001)
 5.5
 977
Picture Claire (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After her Montreal apartment burns down and her possessions are reduced to ash, Claire Beaucage heads to her boyfriend's place in Toronto, only to find that he's missing. Then the police mistake her for Lily Warden, a sinister woman who killed a local gangster and happens to live in the same building as Claire's boyfriend. The police pursue a bewildered Claire while a gang of criminals chases after Lily.
Style: rough, serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: chase, mistaken identity, theft, murder, police, crimes, dishonesty, investigation, woman in danger, survival, gangsters, womanizer, crime, on the run, chases and races, righting the wronged, tough heroes, neo-noir, dog, thief, strong female character, party, money, death, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, bahamas, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec

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Most similar movies to Picture Claire

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, dishonesty, crime, danger and chases and races mostly in Thriller genres. Some movies like Picture Claire: Dirty Work (2006), Deadbolt (1992), King of the Hill (2007), Hear No Evil (1993), Tough Luck (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 263
Dirty Work (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bad City is the tangled story of three men's lives: Manning, a dirty, disillusioned cop; Julian, king of drugs, thugs and prostitution; and Frank, a ruthless politician who destroys everything in the way of his ambition.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, prostitute, police investigation, police detective, gangsters, reluctant partners, danger, police corruption, gambling, dangerous attraction, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 410
Deadbolt (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When medical student Marty places an ad for a roommate, her ad is answered by handsome, clean-cut Alec. At first Alec seems to be a wonderful roommate; supportive, considerate and a real friend. However, Alec's affection turns to obsession as ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: obsessive love, woman in danger, investigation, murder, betrayal, obsession, mentally unstable, tragic love, captivity, crime, couples, prison life ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
King of the Hill (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Quim drives around an isolated rural area through a maze of lanes. When he drives into the woods, he gets lost. Trying to find his direction, he suddenly gets shot from the hill. On his escape from gunshots, he meets Bea, an attractive young woman, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: murder, chase, survival, on the run, race against time, manhunt, adventure, danger, wilderness, isolation, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.1
 1K
Hear No Evil (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jillian Shanahan, a deaf woman, becomes the target of a ruthless and corrupt cop. The cop is looking for a stolen coin, which he plans to keep for himself. A journalist briefly acquires the coin and hides it in Jillian's apartment, then his car ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, mystery, deaf, corruption, chase, mute or deaf, disability, rivalry, stalking, danger, woman in danger, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 6.3
 862
Tough Luck (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tense and intricate web of deceit and betrayal entangles Archie, a wandering grifter who is hired by a traveling carnival owner to murder his beautiful wife.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, frame up, manhunt, crime gone awry, betrayal, criminal heroes, cons and scams, femme fatale, dishonesty, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.3
 153
Twin Sisters (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman flies from Los Angeles to Montreal to investigate the supposed death of her identical twin. What she finds out could get her killed.
Style: rough, mind bending, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, danger, twins, estrangement, amateur detective, undercover, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, death in the family, disorder, strong sexual content ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
This Is Not a Love Song (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The small time criminal Heaton is anxiously waiting for the release of his close friend Spike, after spending a couple of months in prison for being caught with 87g of marijuana. Heaton robs a truck, meets Spike outside the penitentiary and travels ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, chase, manhunt, disorder, buddies, deadly, friends, countryside, on the run, survival, crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.5
 907
Bad Karma (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as Jack Malloy, a hardcore career criminal until a near-death experience causes him to turn his world around. But when his former partner Drake is released from prison, he tracks Jack down to blackmail him into one last job. Jack is ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, criminal's revenge, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, going straight, dishonesty, rivalry, vengeance, drugs, criminal, ex convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 5.1
 2K
Break Up (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jimmy is married to the abusive Frank, but she's building a nest egg so she can leave. For a year, she's been deaf as a result of one of his beatings. One night, he pushes her over the stairwell, and she ends up in the hospital. When a ...
Style: realistic, rough, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: false accusation, hospital, deadly, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, life is a bitch, chases and races, infidelity, on the run, murder, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.5
 200
Presumed Dead (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A famous crime novelist's protigie disappears before the release of author's first new book in years. Is the seeming crime an elaborate publicity stunt, or was this author so desperate for material that he created his own sinister ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: mind game, missing person, murder, investigation, police detective, woman in danger, rivalry, police investigation, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.7
 74
Nexus (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Holly is a struggling singer whose life is torn apart when she loses custody of her daughter, Chloe. When she travels to her soon to be ex-husbands estate in the country, for a weekend visit with Chloe, she is shocked to discover that he is missing. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: gun, family relations, life turned upside down, frame up, drug dealing, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, disorder, betrayal, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
No Rest for the Wicked (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Madrid, the beginning of the century. One day, the police inspector Santos Trinidad coming home very drunk, is involved in a triple murder. But there is a witness who managed to escape and that could incriminate him. Santos undertakes an ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, chases and races, crime, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, terrorism, danger, prostitute, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.3
 374
Protection (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A mobster moves to a new town as a protected witness and tries to start over, only to find he can't escape his old ways
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, starting over, danger, crime gone awry, tough heroes, rivalry, chase, gangsters, witnessing a crime, chases and races, crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.0
 575
The Collector (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Une policière, Maud Graham, suit un tueur en série qui agresse des femmes. En même temps, elle héberge un jeune prostitué et un fugueur de 12 ans. L'action se déroule dans la ville et capitale de la province du même nom, Québec.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: serial killer, murder, kidnapping, pedophilia, police detective, mind game, riddles and clues, crimes, who done it, police investigation, life is a bitch, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.9
 756
Heroic Duo (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tough cop Ken Li (Cheng) is at the top of his game, but he's going to need some help to solve a grisly crime that the offender, a respected police officer, doesn't even remember committing. He seeks out Jack Lai (Lai), a former ...
Style: realistic, stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, hypnosis, murder, chase, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, master criminal, rivalry, police investigation, martial arts, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.8
 208
The Fall (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, Hungary, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Budapest, two Americans live together. Adam, a former Manhattan prosecutor at work on his first novel, and Lisa, a cool hard-working financier who idolizes her boss (former Communist turned deal maker, Kovacs) as she tires of Adam's ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: dishonesty, strong sexual content, on the run, crimes, dangerous attraction, chases and races, mysterious character, espionage, mentally unstable, femme fatale, woman in danger, intrigue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 177
Out of Control (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman decides to steal her mobster boyfriend's car and a whole lot of his money, then tries to hide out in a small town. With a cop and a hit man on her tail, she makes friendly with a reformed criminal who will do whatever it takes to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town life, woman in danger, crime, gangsters, crimes, small town, dishonesty, on the run, mob boss, purple panties, theft, on the lam ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 6K
Fear X (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark, Canada, UK, Brazil
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When his wife is killed in a seemingly random incident Harry, prompted by mysterious visions, journeys to discover the true circumstances surrounding her murder.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, psychological, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, loss of wife, haunted by the past, obsession, amateur detective, investigation, hotel, neo noir, hallucination, depression, surveillance, security guard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Candidate (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jonas Bechmann, a defense attorney, is a man of the system. Until the day he himself is accused of murder. Taking matters into his own hands, he throws himself into the hunt for a group of blackmailers who threaten to expose him as the killer. But ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, crime, uncover truth, life is a bitch, chases and races, cons and scams, frame up, investigation, law firm, false accusation, track down, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Art of Murder (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An abused wife (Joanna Pacula) turns to another man and becomes the victim of a blackmailer.
Style: realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: murder, couples, love triangle, infidelity, dishonesty, deadly, love affair, betrayal, danger, woman in danger, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Troubled Waters (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Intrepid FBI agent Beck, assigned to solve the case of a multimillionaire couple's missing daughter. As clues begin to reveal themselves, Beck draws an explosive line connecting the kidnapper and the girl's mother -- and brings to light ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, supernatural ability, who done it, chases and races, special agents, crimes, riddles and clues, confined, investigation, supernatural, missing child, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.5
 345
Fear of Water (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Rosalie Richard is found raped and dead at the foot of a cliff. This gruesome murder is the first ever in the Magdalen Islands. Her death will radically change the orderly life of Sergeant André Surprenant.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, thought provoking, rough, serious
Plot: murder, who done it, crimes, law enforcement, family problems, deadly, military, missing child, police investigation, parents and children, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.7
 373
The Lost Angel (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Story: Slight off-balance police inspector Palmer (Alison Eastwood) works with Father Brian (Judd Nelson) to solve for a religion-based killer, while she deals with her teen-aged goth sister.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, mystery, religions or cults, deadly, law enforcement, investigation, crimes, who done it, danger, murder, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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From the Inside (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alone in their isolated home where no cars pass and no one lives nearby, Vincent and Tally suffer together in a loveless marriage. But what they don't know is that they are not as alone as they think -- a criminal and his psychotic brother are ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, deadly, dishonesty, danger, crime gone awry, rivalry, kidnapping, cons and scams, crimes, murderous pair, cheating, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 2K
The Serpent (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A ruthless gang led by private detective Joseph Plender is extorting rich people and famous fashion photographer Vincent Mandel seems the next victim. He is married to Hélène, daughter of one of the richest people in Europe, but not quite happily. ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, vengeance, psychopath, rivalry, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, obsession, cemetery, death of mother, photographer, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Devil's Dominoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On their way to a weekend hunting trip in the Ozarks, four friends get in to a car accident, killing the driver of the other car...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense
Plot: dishonesty, partners, deadly, rivalry, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, mafia, devil, murder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.1
 396
Do No Harm (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Emily Edmunds has a great job and a great guy, Mark. But when Mark is killed in a plane crash, a distraught Emily attempts suicide.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: obsession, life turned upside down, power relations, doctors and patients, crimes, kidnapping, woman in danger, danger, murder, blade, razor blade, therapy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Brotherhood of Tears (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gabriel Chevalier, 45 years old, is an ex-policeman. Unemployed, lonely and depressed,he lives like a ghost and hardly takes care of his only teenage child Juliette. One day, by pure chance, he finds a suspicious but extremely well paid job: his ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: crimes, gangsters, down on your luck, danger, under the surface, teenager, hotel, suitcase, fire, funeral, murder, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Video X: The Dwayne and Darla-Jean Story (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This shocking video presents the actual home video footage shot by Kentucky killers Dwayne Foote and Darla-Jean Stanton as they embark on a deadly rampage. Watch in awe as the heartless lovers stumble into a situation that triggers one of the most ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: murder, found footage, crimes, chases and races, deadly, couples, dishonesty, new wave, love affair, crime, murderous pair, lovers on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 537
The Last Stop (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of quircky, snow bound, strangers discover there are killers amongst them.
Style: serious, psychological, rough, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crime, deadly, gory, investigation, isolation, danger, escapades, siblings relations, beach, slasher, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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