Movies like Revanche

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Revanche (2008)
 7.5
 15K
Revanche (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Ex-con Alex plans to flee to the South with his girl after a robbery. But something terrible happens and revenge seems inevitable.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious, neo noir, art house, psychological, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, vengeance, obsession, redemption, countryside, criminal's revenge, culture clash, character study, robbery, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, family problems, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, unfulfilled love, love, bank robbery, prostitution, hotel, adultery, nudity (full frontal - brief), guilt, male nudity, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, austria, vienna

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Most similar movies to Revanche

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about crimes, betrayal, murder, storytelling, dialogue, brutality and greed mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Revanche: Antares (2004), Reservation Road (2007), Read My Lips (2001), The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981), The Drop (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 3K
Antares (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Austria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A deadly car crash sets off three parallel stories of women at crisis points, faltering behind the doors of the same, plain Vienna apartment block.
Style: erotic, sexy, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, explicit sex, sex, extramarital affair, betrayal, cheating wife, female masturbation, oral sex, erection, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Reservation Road (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two fathers' lives intersect when one of them is involved in a terrible and sudden hit-and-run car accident that leaves the other's son dead. In response, the two men (Joaquin Phoenix and Mark Ruffalo) react in unexpected ways as a ...
Style: psychological, tense, emotional, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: redemption, investigation, obsession, loss of child, dysfunctional family, lawyer, revenge, character study, family problems, losing-it hero, parents and children, cover up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 7.3
 16K
Read My Lips (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: She is almost deaf and she lip-reads. He is an ex-convict. She wants to help him. He thinks no one can help except himself.
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, touching ...
Plot: mute or deaf, workplace, crimes, heist, opposites attract, character study, warden, gangsters, criminal heroes, mentally unstable, unlikely partners, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: neo noir, sexy, erotic, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: adultery, betrayal, crimes, romance, infidelity, sex, obsession, murder, femme fatale, love affair, sexual content, female orgasm ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 152K
The Drop (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living - no matter the cost.
Style: twists and turns, tense, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: gangsters, robbery, criminal heroes, crimes, crime boss, organized crime, fall in love, criminal's revenge, catholic, hitman, murder mystery, church ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, boston, brooklyn new york city, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.0
 10K
Blood and Wine (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man who has failed as a father and husband commits a heist to make money for his fledging business, but things become complicated when his wife interferes.
Style: neo noir, tense, melancholic, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: heist, dysfunctional family, crimes, greed, wine, family relations, family problems, nothing goes right, parents and children, murder, robbery, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.4
 12K
The Hot Spot (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A loner moves in to a small Texas town, finds himself a job, and sets about plotting to rob the local bank.
Style: neo noir, sexy, atmospheric, erotic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: erotica, infidelity, femme fatale, love triangle, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), dangerous attraction, bank robbery, teenager, dishonesty, crimes, accountant ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, california, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.3
 3K
Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hotel cabana boy falls for the wife of a powerful politico. But when she confesses to the affair, her husband determines to end it forever.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, love triangle, haunted by the past, love affair, couple relations, hidden identity, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crimes, lovers reunited, infidelity, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, new york, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 796
Cold Heart (2001)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman discovers becoming attracted to the wrong man can have deadly consequences in this tense erotic thriller. Linda (Nastassia Kinski) is a woman whose life would seem ideal on the surface: she runs a thriving business and is happily married to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexy, erotic, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, psychopath, adultery, love triangle, infidelity, crimes, love and romance, couples, family problems, sexual relations, love affair, destructive relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Separate Lies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cyclist is killed, swiped by a Range Rover in a village lane. James and Anne Manning become involved because the victim is the husband of their cleaner, Maggie. James, a solicitor in the city, soon comes to suspect William Bule, a millionaire ...
Style: suspense, emotional, twists and turns, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, infidelity, depression, family problems, investigation, introspection, society, crumbling marriage, love and romance, betrayal, crimes, adultery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.4
 7K
No Good Deed (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While doing a friend a favor and searching for a runaway teenager, a police detective stumbles upon a bizarre band of criminals about to pull off a bank robbery.
Style: suspense, tense, neo noir, talky, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hostage, robbery, police detective, crimes, femme fatale, heist, police, manipulation, rivalry, confined, bank robbery, music festival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1920s
Place: san francisco, usa, new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents' jewelry store, the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that send them and their family hurtling towards a shattering climax.
Style: suspense, bleak, neo noir, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: robbery, dysfunctional family, sex scene, heist, blackmail, crime gone awry, greed, crimes, adultery, divorce, murder, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, rio de janeiro, brazil, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.1
 74K
Blue Ruin (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The quiet life of a beach bum is upended by dreadful news. He sets off for his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance but proves an inept assassin and finds himself in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.
Style: dark, neo noir, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, revenge, vigilante, death, homeless, crimes, vigilantism, car, violence, murder, character study, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 7.0
 26K
Heaven (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman takes the law into her own hands after police ignore her pleas to arrest the man responsible for her husband's death, and finds herself not only under arrest for murder but falling in love with an officer.
Style: emotional, meditative, atmospheric, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: terrorist, love, justice, redemption, bomb, fall in love, revenge, on the run, murder, police, translator, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, tuscany, turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.6
 74K
Derailed (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When two married business executives having an affair are blackmailed by a violent criminal, they are forced to turn the tables on him to save their families.
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, rough, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: infidelity, blackmail, dangerous attraction, adultery, betrayal, crimes, family in danger, disorder, police investigation, couples, rape, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Assassination Tango (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 114 min.
Story: John J. is a seasoned hit man sent on a job to Argentina. When the General he's sent to kill delays his return to the country, John passes the time with Manuela, a beautiful dancer who becomes his teacher and guide into Argentina's sensual ...
Style: intense, tense, serious, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, tango, dancing, love and romance, conspiracy, couples, couple relations, dishonesty, crimes, intrigue, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, new york, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.4
 7K
Awarapan (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Awarapan is the story of man called Shivam (Emraan Hashmi) who searched for joy but found nothing but pain and loneliness. It is the journey of a godless heartbroken lover who in order to escape from the ghosts of his tragic past dedicates himself ...
Style: romantic, serious, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, unrequited love, hitman, atheist, tragic love, love, gangsters, love and romance, criminal heroes, unfulfillment, romance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.7
 39K
Summer of Sam (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American South Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, infidelity, lust, gangsters, drugs, psychopath, violent, punk, obsession, sexual content ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, new york yankees, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 70K
A Simple Plan (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered at the remote site of a downed small airplane. Their simple plan to retain ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, crimes, snow, crime gone awry, fbi, betrayal, bag of money, heist, character study, moral ambiguity, redemption, winter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Last Seduction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Looking to escape her unhappy marriage, villainous femme fatale Bridget Gregory (Linda Fiorentino) convinces her husband, Clay (Bill Pullman), to sell cocaine, then steals the profits and runs out on him. She stops in a small town en route to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, neo noir, sexual, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, betrayal, small town, crimes, fatal attraction, infidelity, bitch, couples, dishonesty, seduction, cons and scams, money ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, california, usa, miami, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 6K
Hell (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Paul, an irritable and stressed-out hotel manager, begins to gradually develop paranoid delusions about his wife's infidelity...
Style: suspense, sexy, psychological, breathtaking, scenic ...
Plot: adultery, obsession, jealousy, marriage, hotel, infidelity, husband wife relationship, hearing voices, rape, insanity, paranoia, paranoid ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 731
Killer (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This lyrical, modern-day film noir finds cynical hit man Mick (Anthony LaPaglia) tiring of his job and asking his boss, mob kingpin George (Peter Boyle), for time off. George gives him the assignment of his life, however, prompting Mick's ...
Style: neo noir, sexy, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: hitman, gangsters, obsession, femme fatale, assassination, redemption, love, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor, moral ambiguity, sexualized violence, organized crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.3
 17K
13 (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sebastian, a young man, has decided to follow instructions intended for someone else, without knowing where they will take him. Something else he does not know is that Gerard Dorez, a cop on a knife-edge, is tailing him. When he reaches his ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, harsh, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: overdose, crimes, murder, life is a bitch, depression, visceral, reward, contests and competitions, fish out of water, social decay, suicidal, character study ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Cassandra's Dream (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The tale of two brothers with serious financial woes. When a third party proposes they turn to crime, things go bad and the two become enemies.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: murder, crimes, redemption, debt, investigation, loser, siblings relations, moral dilemma, gambling, money, hitman, secrets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.9
 28K
The Grifters (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young short-con grifter suffers both injury and the displeasure of reuniting with his criminal mother, all the while dating an unpredictable young lady.
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, tense, cynical, sexy ...
Plot: betrayal, con artists, femme fatale, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), hidden money, manipulation, con trick, older woman younger man relationship, female nudity, swindle, female criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.8
 3K
Rushlights (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Young lovers Billy and Sarah journey from L.A. to Texas with plans to make a false claim to the valuable assets left behind by a dead friend. But when their voyage brings them to Tremo, Texas, they find a bizarre and sinister world awaiting them.
Style: neo noir, serious, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: crimes, cons and scams, couples, crime gone awry, murder, betrayal, small town, inheritance, drug dealer, sheriff, love and romance, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An Italian diplomat's son follows and seduces English lovers in Venice.
Style: erotic, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, erotica, seduction, couples, love and romance, couple relations, stranger, culture clash, dysfunctional marriage, dangerous friend, sexual fantasy, sunset ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Under Suspicion (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A lawyer is asked to come to the police station to clear up a few loose ends in his witness report of a foul murder. "This will only take ten minutes", they say, but it turns out to be one loose end after another, and the ten minutes he is ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, talky, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lawyer, rape, police investigation, murder mystery, murder, mystery, serial killer, crimes, investigation, psychology, mind game, sex scene ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 11K
Enduring Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident. On a beautiful cloudless day a young couple celebrate their reunion with a picnic. Joe has planned a postcard-perfect afternoon in the English countryside with his partner, ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, obsessive love, guilt, mental illness, post traumatic stress, haunted by the past, countryside, attempted murder, gay, couple relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Monument Ave. (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bobby O'Grady a low level member of a Boston Irish gang run by Jackie O'Hara. Jackie demands absolute, total loyalty to him. When Jackie kills one of Bobby's buddies, Teddy, Bobby and others have to keep it an absolute secret, even ...
Style: atmospheric, dark, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crimes, murder, vengeance, gangsters, gang, police investigation, investigation, police corruption, best friends, witnessing a crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, connecticut, massachusetts, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%