Movies like Red Heat 1985

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Red Heat (1985)
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Red Heat (1985)
Genre: Thriller
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: East Germans abduct a U.S. coed (Linda Blair) and throw her in a women's prison run by a brutal inmate (Sylvia Kristel).
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, erotic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, rape, women's prison, interrogation, survival, heist, military, escape, investigation, friendship, college, kidnapping, friends, soldier, crimes, missing person, rescue, prison life, gays and lesbians, escapades, law enforcement, confined, strong female presence, mistaken identity, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: west germany, germany, europe, east germany

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Most similar movies to Red Heat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, danger, confined, deadly, dishonesty, female nudity and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Red Heat: Chained Heat (1983), Blind Heat (2001), Fever (1991), Under Lock and Key (1995), Natasha (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Chained Heat (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Linda Blair plays Carol, a young woman who must serve 18 months in prison after drink driving and killing a man. The prison turns out to be brimming with decadence, corruption and sleaze, where the other female inmates are sadistic crack-selling ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: sadism, sexual abuse, prison, racism, prostitute, women's prison, rape and revenge, lesbian sex, captivity, prison rape, sexploitation, injustice ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.1
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Blind Heat (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An industrialist's wife is kidnapped and held for ransom.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: hostage, daring rescue, missing person, rivalry, crime gone awry, crimes, confined, escapades, race against time, survival, kidnapping, ransom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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61%
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Fever (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Fresh out of prison, all Ray wants is to get back with Lacy, but she's in a stable relationship now with Elliott, a pacifist, and wants nothing to do with him. When she's kidnapped by Ray's former associates, he and Elliott must team ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, prison, rescue, friends, rivalry, gays and lesbians, daring rescue, buddies, crimes, confined, dishonesty, prison life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Under Lock and Key (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An FBI agent goes undercover in a women's prison to find evidence hidden by a drug dealer's ex-girlfriend. After she is taken off the case, she finds that the drug dealer has kidnapped her daughter. She enlists the help of one of her ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lesbian rape, prison, undercover, kidnapping, prison guard, escape, strong female presence, fashion, injustice, battles, gays and lesbians, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 648
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, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female detective, woman in danger, partners, crimes, reluctant partners, murder, village, hitman, law enforcement, on the run, dancer's life, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, russia
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46%
Girls in Prison (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Framed for the murder of a record company president in 1952 Hollywood, young, aspiring singer Aggie O'Hanlon is sentenced to life in prison and tries to adjust to her life life behind bars in a hellish womens prison where she is befriended by ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: women in prison, prison, women's prison, false accusation, frame up, mccarthyism, prison riot, lust, murder, anger, wrongful conviction, lesbian ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Teenage Bank Heist (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cassie works as a teller at the bank where her mother is the branch manager. When the bank is robbed, Cassie is taken hostage. She soon finds out that the bank robbers are teenage girls, one of whom is her best friend, Abbie. In this propulsive real ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, heist, race against time, track down, confined, on the run, parents and children, friendship, crimes, teenager, abduction, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Emmanuelle in Hell (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Emanuelle goes undercover into a prison to expose the corrupted officials who are brutalizing the inmates. Emanuelle is shocked by the horrors and humiliation the prisoners are subjected to, but when her true identity is discovered, she finds ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: women's prison, prison, woman in danger, working undercover, hidden identity, sexual abuse, price of justice, prison life, uncover truth, investigation, undercover, legal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Women's Prison Massacre (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Emanuelle, a reporter, comes just a little too close to exposing a corrupt official, and is sent to prison on trumped-up charges. In the prison, the inmates are constantly humiliated and tortured by the prison staff. Overly affectionate prisoners ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, women's prison, sexploitation, torture, corrupt official, sex, exploitation, rape, lesbian sex, female warden, tough heroes, injustice ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Deadly Breed (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The flames of racism burn hot as a murderous band of skinheads wreak havoc on the Los Angeles landscape and only one man can put an end to their explosive evil. Stars Blake Bahner, William Smith, Addison Randall.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warden, life is a bitch, law enforcement, opposites attract, dishonesty, confined, crimes, society, gang, racism, interracial relations, police corruption ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 621
Missing (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hyeon-jeong's sister is missing and she fears for the worst. Via her sister's cellphone, Hyeon-jeong learns that her sister stayed in a countryside vaillage. She goes to the village to find her sister and stops at the local police station ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, rough, scary ...
Plot: rape, kidnapping, serial killer, forced sex, psychopath, investigation, confined, missing person, crimes, woman in danger, sexual abuse, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.8
 207
Watchful Eye (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Malibu detective Shannon (Renee Rea) goes undercover in a group house to discover who murdered one of the women living there. Shannon gets caught up in the sex and parties, not knowing that her every action is being secretly broadcast on satellite ...
Style: erotic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voyeurism, murder, femme fatale, police, bondage, investigation, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, lesbian sex, beach ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, police investigation, prostitute, police detective, gambling, serial killer, police corruption, tough heroes, gangsters, dishonesty, reluctant partners, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Nightmare in Badham County (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two UCLA coeds have engine trouble in small Southern town. When they spurn the local sheriff's advances he arranges for them to be taken to the women's prison on trivial charges (the judge is a cousin), where they must endure atrocities at ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, racism, sexual abuse, small town, women's prison, psychopath, farm, crimes, society, dishonesty, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Hit List (1989)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family man (Jan-Michael Vincent) and a mob witness (Leo Rossi) hunt a mob hit man (Lance Henriksen) who has mistakenly kidnapped the family man's son.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, kidnapping, hitman, organized crime, mafia, investigation, rescue, crimes, missing person, vengeance, disorder, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Lust for Freedom (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former female cop is framed by corrupt police, acting in collusion with the local judge, and has to fight her way out of the pen, alone, against tough inmates, and the people in charge.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: false accusation, prison, police corruption, righting the wronged, injustice, life is a bitch, confined, gender, dishonesty, law enforcement, fighting the system, frame up ...
Time: 80s
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32%
 5.0
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The Cursed (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman desperate to save her injured husband is taken hostage by an escaped mental patient.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: hostage, escaped mental patient, unlikely criminals, crimes, daring rescue, confined, escapades, forces of nature, psychopath, married couple, negotiation, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 2K
The Victim (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Annie's (Jennifer Blanc) life is in jeopardy after she's witnessed the horrific rape and murder of her closest friend. Fleeing from two attackers (Ryan Honey, Denny Kirkwood) she stumbles across kyle (Michael Biehn), a recluse living in ...
Style: exciting, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, murder, forest, survival, on the run, witnessing a crime, chaos, escapades, crimes, loner, psychopath, rapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Avalanche (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Duncan (Hasselhoff) is a murderous thief. When he jumps out of his plane, it crashes into the Rockies and produces an avalanche. A quiet family trapped inside their house will rescue him. They will have to survive the disaster and the madman.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: against the odds, rescue, adventure, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, heroes, crime gone awry, escapades, confined, survival, wilderness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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28%
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Ghosted (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: ‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, twists and turns ...
Plot: prison life, prison, prison rape, survival, haunted by the past, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, prison fight, strong violent content, jail cell, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Killing Blue (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Police Commissioner Alex Glass has been twisted into a sarcastic cynic by the hard luck story that is his life and by his daily contact with the criminals of Berlin's underground. His new assistant, Shirly Mai, is an attractive and ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, prostitute, police, police detective, track down, rivalry, master criminal, drug dealing, serial killer, police investigation, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
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28%
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Endure (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a shocking photo of a young woman is found inside the twisted metal of a fatal car crash, veteran detective Emory Lloyd must risk everything to identify and find the woman before it's too late.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: kidnapping, police detective, swamp, police investigation, partners, race against time, woman in danger, confined, reluctant partners, law enforcement, crimes, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sinful Intrigue (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious attacker is preying on the rich and decadent set in an elite community.
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, mind bending, sexy ...
Plot: voyeurism, bondage, dishonesty, crimes, investigation, psychopath, couples, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, strong sexual content, sexploitation, lesbian ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Chained Heat II (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American tourist lands in a Slavic prison run by a twisted woman and the U.S. ambassador.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, rough, sexual ...
Plot: prison, sexual abuse, false accusation, exploitation, female warden, sexploitation, transvestism, injustice, captivity, prison life, vengeance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: czech republic, europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Poker Run (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert (Bertie Higgins) and Allan (J.D. Rudometkin) decide to add some excitement to their lives by taking up Harley riding. But things go south when two psychopathic bikers (Robert Thorne and Jay Wisell) kidnap their wives (Debra Hopkins and ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, desert, gang, confined, crimes, buddies, mind game, motorcycle chase, couple relations, family in crisis, biker, abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Hessen Conspiracy (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Belgium, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In 1945 a group of victorious American officers discover a stash of German jewels and try to fence them in New York.
Style: twists and turns, tense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, army investigation, military, power relations, gangsters, dishonesty, law enforcement, criminal heroes, cons and scams, american soldier, treasure, diamond ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, 20th century, year 1945
Place: europe, usa, germany, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.1
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Kenneyville (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: There is something seriously wrong with Kenneyville. When, a young woman, KIM (Kelsey Oluk), from Toronto goes missing and police mysteriously drop the case earlier than expected, two private detectives are hired to find her. With undercover ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: graphic violence, small town, confined, woman in danger, crimes, rescue, uncover truth, captivity, partners, private detective, missing person, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Taken in Broad Daylight (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Every 24 hrs. after a child's been kidnapped by a stranger, chances of finding them alive diminishes to almost 100% ... The true and inspiring survival story of kidnapped teen, Anne Sluti, and how she manages to stay alive by manipulating her ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: kidnapping, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, survival, rescue, missing person, confined, rape, showdown, child abduction, teenage rape, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana, wyoming, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 509
Policewomen (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lady cop infiltrates an all-female criminal gang.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, girl gang, interrogation, exploitation, police, police corruption, prison life, prison, heist, working undercover, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Sexual Predator (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A female parole officer unwittingly gets involved with a handsome photographer who might be a serial killer.
Style: erotic, rough, suspenseful, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: lust, femme fatale, policewoman, murder, photographer, dangerous attraction, manipulation, vengeance, protagonist as suspect, seduction, sexual relations, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%