Movies like Someone to Die For

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Someone to Die For (1995)
 5.2
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Someone to Die For (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A policeman on the skids faces another tragedy when his daughter dies. When other police in his unit are being murdered, the viewer must decide which one of the suspects is responsible.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, police officer, sex, mental institution, police, violence, death, female nudity, betrayal, ambulance, tragedy, mental illness, blood, mad woman, death of child, back from the dead, police officer killed, female reporter, loss of daughter, incest overtones, tragic past, breast suckling, held at gunpoint, exploding car, body double

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Most similar movies to Someone to Die For

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, suspenseful, serious and exciting films with plots about murder, violence, police, death, police officer, blood and revenge mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Someone to Die For: Lucifer (2019), Shooting Heroin (2020), Unbound (2020), Devil Face, Angel Heart (2002), Dead End (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 7K
Lucifer (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In God's own country, the supreme leader of the ruling party dies, leaving a huge vacuum, not only in the electoral and leadership sphere of the party but also that of the state. In the inevitable succession squabble and the power struggle that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: politics, murder, betrayal, husband wife relationship, fight, police officer, revenge, violence, family relations, explosion, father son relationship, shot in the chest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Shooting Heroin (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small town community comes together to eradicate the heroin epidemic from its midst by whatever means necessary.
Style: exciting, disturbing
Plot: police, revenge, violence, murder, sibling relationship, suspect, conflict, crimes, firearm, child in peril, murder investigation, police officer ...
Place: south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.5
 188
Unbound (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Julius Fonteneau has decided to take the law into his own hands after his daughter has gone missing. His only friend supports him while his wife resents him and the police are growing suspicious of his intentions. He must determine right from wrong ...
Plot: blood, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, revenge, deception, kidnapping, psycho killer
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Devil Face, Angel Heart (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lon is an assassin who is deformed. The only man he can trust is his brother, Kwan. When Lon kills a police officer, the officer's partner tries to go after him, but lets him go after seeing his face. Meanwhile, Lon falls for Wendy, the ...
Plot: brother, surveillance, revenge, assassin, triad, police officer shot in the chest, murder, wine, ambulance, death, pier, gun ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 4.8
 182
Dead End (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his ex-wife dies in a fall from her balcony, PoliceSgt. Henry Smovinsky gets custody of his troubled teenage son. Smovinsky soon finds out that his ex-wife was a high-class hooker, her death was not a suicide and that the police have chosen ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: male underwear, penetration, police officer, death of mother, gay kiss, corrupt cop, father son relationship, juvenile delinquent, bus station, juvenile delinquency, working out, drug use ...
Place: pennsylvania, montreal, philadelphia, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.3
 2K
Operator (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the daughter of veteran 911 call center operator Pamela, and her estranged husband Jeremy, a Senior Police Officer, is kidnapped and held hostage, they are left desperate, with no choice but to follow the kidnapper's rules: send messages ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, captivating, psychological, psychological thriller
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, police, hostage, haunted by the past, chaos, criminal, manipulation, danger, redemption, betrayal, revenge, rivalry ...
Time: quarry
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.6
 891
Stag (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Victor Mallick returned to his home and found out that all of his friends have arranged a surprise bachelor/stag party for him. Two strippers were hired to cheer up the party. However, when some of the men accidentally killed one of the strippers, ...
Style: sexy, psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stripper, murder, crimes, crime, death, deadly, wrongfully committed, friendship, suburbs, friends, disorder, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.4
 281
Protector (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Detective Jack Valentine is reinstated from his desk job to go back onto the streets. His first assignment ends with the death of a mobster who was about to turn states evidence. The killing came as the mobster was with his girlfriend Alma. Jack ...
Plot: murder, female nudity, police, violence, sex, interracial relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, gangster, nipples, white bra, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Vampire at Midnight (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: vampirism, police investigation, female nudity, bitten in the neck, murder, psychopath, police, psycho, blood, hypnosis, police officer, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.1
 26
Tin God (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ethan is a young man searching for meaning in life and he thinks he has found what he is looking for in the new girl, Sasha. But Sasha has a dark side that will be his undoing.
Plot: lust, murder, forgiveness, death, blindfold, smoking in bed, anger, greed, betrayal, blood, revenge, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 4K
Black Water (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A deep cover operative awakens to find himself imprisoned on a submarine. With the help of a fellow prisoner and an amateur agent, he must race against the clock to escape the vessel and expose who set him up.
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: submarine, martial arts, violence, murder, danger, cia, brutality, betrayal, blood, dishonesty, operative, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
 76
Angry (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Sweden, China, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Realtor Sandra visits a foreclosed property with her client, the former owner Danny attacks them.
Plot: family relations, death, murder, fight, blood, police, escape, chase, revenge, foreclosure, flashback, violence ...
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 4K
Tiger House (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young gymnast battles a group of bank robbers at the home of her boyfriend.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: home invasion, murder, teenage girl, robbery, death, hiding, injury, escapades, danger, revenge, crimes, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 139
Ultraviolet (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A park ranger and his lover have heated encounters with a dangerous man in Death Valley.
Plot: shotgun, kidnapping, desert, murder, death, hostage, topless, wound, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, on the run, psychopath, death valley ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 9K
Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, one against many, unlikely hero, survival, haunted by the past, rescue attempt, russian, murder, disguise, foot chase, race against time, fake identity ...
Time: year 1999, 1990s, 2010s, 90s
Place: tower bridge london, russia, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Pale Blue Balloons (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Dave is a bad cop fighting a deadly heroin addiction while working a case deep inside the mafia. After killing numerous drug dealers and even undercover police officers for the mob, he is kept from his money for trivial reasons. As his drug problem ...
Plot: police officer, drug addiction, bad cop, chainsaw, mafia, sleaze, corrupt cop, police, female nudity, crime epic, gunfight, urban setting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 576
Call Me (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A journalist receives an obscene phonecall that she mistakes for her boyfriend. She then agrees to meet with the caller at a bar, but instead of meeting the boyfriend, she witnesses a murder.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, psychological, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: murder, bar, drug dealing, telephone, who done it, police corruption, amateur detective, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, transvestism, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Let Sleeping Cops Lie (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie tells the story of a group of right-wing cops have begun carrying out vigilante justice on drug dealers and other crime figures who might otherwise avoid punishment for their misdeeds. Police inspector Grindel (Delon) understands the ...
Plot: criminal, death, violence, police, corruption, fascist, torture, suicide, ambush, bazooka, submachine gun, crossbow ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Deceptions II: Edge of Deception (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Since the death of his colleague, which was partly his fault, Lieutenant Nick Gentry lives a lonesome life. Reporter Joan wants to write a story about him, and seems to be interested in other ways too, but he rejects. Instead he falls in love with ...
Plot: frame up, reporter, love interest, female nudity, police, shot to death, sex scene, deception, held at gunpoint, murder, death threat, topless woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 4K
Blown Away (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After her mother is killed by a car bomb, a 17-year-old girl lives a reckless and decadent lifestyle. She begins having sex with a boy who works at a local ski resort. He falls in love, and she tells him of her suspicions that her strict father was ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, tense ...
Plot: murder, motorcycle, bomb, porsche, teenage girl, horse riding, violence, explosion, siblings relations, crimes, deadly, resort ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, murder, hitman, vigilantism, chase, assassination, good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, serial killer, vigilante, revolver ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
7 Colombian Kilos (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The brutal story of betrayal between two partners in the violent business of supplying drugs to Chicago's West Side. Greed and mistrust tear apart their childhood-long friendship.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: nightclub, drugs, cocaine, sex scene, violence, murder, cash, nudity (full frontal - brief), drug smuggling
Place: chicago illinois, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 12K
Outlaw (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of people who feel betrayed by their government and let down by their police force form a modern-day outlaw posse in order to right what they see as the wrongs of society.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, betrayal, soldier, security guard, crimes, police, society, vigilantism, vengeance, gangsters, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: big ben london, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Center of the Web (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An actor is wrongly taken as a professional killer by a band planning to murder the Governor. Then he is hired by the Security Dept. to try to unmask and to catch the leaders.
Style: suspense
Plot: assassination, jail, actor, mistaken identity, chase, bus, innocence, death, school bus, street shootout, police, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, crime, law enforcement, heroes, psychopath, good versus evil, deadly, rivalry, vengeance, jungle, vietnam vet ...
Time: 90s
Place: paraguay, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 607
Ambushed (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jim Natter, the leader of a violent Kuk Klux Klan lodge, is shot dead. His teenage son Eric Natter is found nearby, and taken into police custody for his protection pending the investigation. While four cops drive him to a safe-house, they are ...
Style: rough, exciting, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, white supremacy, police, xenophobia, crimes, reluctant partners, legal, dishonesty, deadly, legal investigation, special agents, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 5K
The Hunted (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A businessman on a trip to Tokyo ends up in the middle of a centuries old feud between a criminal Ninja cult and a Samurai when he witnesses a assassination performed by the Ninja-cult leader.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, murder, martial arts, danger, master warrior, hitman, vengeance, crimes, dishonesty, mysterious character, deadly, ninja ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 352
Delta Heat (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An L.A. cop investigates the death of his partner in the swamps of Louisiana. Enlisting the help of an ex-cop who lost his hand to an alligator many years before.
Plot: police, crocodile, sexy woman, butt naked, cleavage, boat, river, pretty woman, female nudity, police chase, violence, murder ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 51K
Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, rough, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: vigilante, corruption, murder, police corruption, drug cartel, fighting the system, loss of child, justice, female martial artist, female protagonist, revenge, corrupt official ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s, year 2017
Place: los angeles, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.0
 10K
First Kill (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, danger, rescue, betrayal, conspiracy, fight, police corruption, fear, brutality, murder, money, bank robbery ...
Place: new york, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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