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Picture Claire (2001)
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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, sex, dog, thief, strong female character, party, money, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, bahamas, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, dishonesty, crime, danger and law enforcement mostly in Thriller genres. Some movies like Picture Claire: This Is Not a Love Song (2002), Bad Karma (2012), Deadbolt (1992), No Rest for the Wicked (2011), Dirty Work (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, rough, tense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: chase, manhunt, vengeance, crime gone awry, crimes, crime, disorder, deadly, on the run, survival, buddies, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.5
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 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, serious ...
Plot: woman in danger, obsessive love, investigation, murder, betrayal, mentally unstable, obsession, tragic love, captivity, crime, crimes, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: rough, bleak, realistic, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, dishonesty, danger, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, violence, death, neo noir, secret past, judiciary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, prostitute, police detective, police investigation, deadly, dishonesty, danger, police corruption, gambling, law enforcement, reluctant partners, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.0
 576
Natasha (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrified after having witnessed the cold-blooded murder of her boss and her cousin by vicious gangsters, an exotic dancer from Russia flees to England and assumes the identity of her dead relative only to discover that no matter how far you run, ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female detective, woman in danger, village, murder, partners, deadly, crimes, reluctant partners, hitman, village life, dancer's life, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, manhunt, race against time, adventure, on the run, survival, deadly, crimes, danger, isolation, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 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: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, mystery, deaf, corruption, chase, mute or deaf, crimes, police corruption, tough heroes, disability, rivalry, stalking ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
 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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime gone awry, frame up, manhunt, betrayal, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes, protagonist as suspect, gangsters, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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: realistic, mind bending, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, undercover, estrangement, amateur detective, danger, twins, investigation, manipulations, crime, death in the family, switching roles, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.3
 331
The Stray (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a drifter is struck by a car the driver offers to take him back from the hospital to her home in order to nurse him back to health...which turns out to be one of the biggest mistakes of her life.
Style: serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
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Time: 90s
Place: venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
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Taped (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johan and Saar make a final attempt to save their marriage by going on vacation to Buenos Aires. In keeping a promise to their daughter they will make a video of their activities there. When they accidentally witness (and videotape) a brutal murder ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, chases and races, murder, danger, dishonesty, mystery, husband wife relationship, accidental death, death, police, fish out of water, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.5
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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: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, tense, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.5
 200
Presumed Dead (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 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: crime, chase, starting over, danger, crime gone awry, hitman, criminal heroes, crimes, witnessing a crime, special agents, going straight, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Girl on the Train (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When documentary filmmaker Danny Hart boards a train at Grand Central Station he has no reason to expect anything more than a pleasant ride to upstate New York to interview the subjects for his latest project. But a chance encounter with a ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: train, video camera, filmmaker, investigation, disappearance, murder, witnessing a crime, adultery, crimes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 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, murder, hypnosis, chase, tough law enforcer, supernatural ability, chases and races, protagonist as suspect, crimes, heroes, crime, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, kidnapping, pedophilia, police detective, mind game, who done it, riddles and clues, crimes, law enforcement, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.7
 419
Final Move (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The LA police are baffled: someone is killing people who have been found innocent of violent crimes. At the crime scenes, DNA evidence and clues linked to chess point to a suspect who's dead, recently executed for murders with a similar M.O. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, psychopath, serial killer, who done it, mystery, life is a bitch, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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, tense, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: woman in danger, danger, on the run, chases and races, crimes, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, espionage, femme fatale, intrigue, strong sexual content, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hungary, europe, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: crime, woman in danger, small town life, dishonesty, small town, on the run, gangsters, crimes, money, purple panties, on the lam, mob boss ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: crimes, crime, cons and scams, chases and races, dishonesty, deadly, law firm, track down, uncover truth, investigation, murder, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, loss of wife, haunted by the past, obsession, amateur detective, investigation, hotel, neo noir, surveillance, security guard, depression, hallucination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 401
Choke (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry, an uptight businessman who sometimes acts with questionable ethics, nevertheless rejects Ron, a scam artist who wants a partner. Ron won't let up and finds a lever to blackmail Henry, whose daughter Gina has killed a pedestrian in a ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: murder, hitman, unlikely criminals, mystery, danger, deadly, dishonesty, parents and children, crimes, crime, manipulations, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: erotic, realistic, sexual, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, love triangle, infidelity, couple relations, crimes, dangerous attraction, betrayal, deadly, dishonesty, couples, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, tense, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, riddles and clues, danger, race against time, supernatural, missing child, investigation, who done it, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Crimes of Passion (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Arturo Bolaño is a mediocre insurance salesman who loves women, booze and any short cut he can find to Easy Street. He thinks he's found it with the beautiful Rebeca Solis, the wife of the owner of the hotel where he stays on business. ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexy, realistic, rough ...
Plot: hotel, danger, dangerous attraction, murder, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, couples, deadly, blackmail, sex scene, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, crime, who done it, religions or cults, murder, investigation, crimes, dealing with death, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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