Movies like Someone to Die For

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Someone to Die For (1995)
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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 tense films with plots about murder, police, violence, death, police officer, female nudity and blood mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Someone to Die For: Lucifer (2019), Shooting Heroin (2020), Stag (1997), Devil Face, Angel Heart (2002), Dead End (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 8K
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: tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: politics, revenge, police officer, murder, husband wife relationship, fight, betrayal, violence, explosion, bar, father daughter relationship, helicopter ...
⇓ 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, violence, revenge, murder, sibling relationship, conflict, police officer, crimes, suspect, child in peril, murder investigation, firearm ...
Place: south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.7
 901
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, stripper, bachelor party, crime, crimes, death, wrongfully committed, friendship, suburbs, friends, disorder, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 ...
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: assassin, revenge, brother, murder, police officer killed, brother brother relationship, death, police officer, police, police investigation, murderer, criminal ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 4.7
 183
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: gay slur, penetration, police officer, gay kiss, death of mother, corrupt cop, father son relationship, police, prostitute, murder, male underwear, juvenile delinquency ...
Place: pennsylvania, montreal, montreal quebec canada, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.4
 284
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: sex scene, white bra, gangster, murder, female nudity, police, violence, sex, breasts, bed, schoolgirl uniform, mob ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Vampire at Midnight (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: vampire, police investigation, vampirism, sensuality, hypnosis, psycho killer, police, death, psychopath, psycho, police officer, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.8
 2K
Kodi (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A young politician finds himself in a position where he has to contest against his girlfriend, who is ambitious. Circumstances force his look-alike twin to also get involved in this political battle.
Style: political thriller
Plot: politics, betrayal, violence, student, politician, professor, election, police, chase, murder, protest, tamil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 6.9
 27
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: greed, female nudity, blood, sex, anger, revenge, smoking in bed, gun, shower, murder, betrayal, death ...
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53%
 4.7
 5K
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, serious, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: submarine, martial arts, violence, murder, danger, cia, brutality, blood, betrayal, dishonesty, operative, beard ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 72
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: violence, escape, chase, foreclosure, police, fight, forest, revenge, family relations, blood, love, flashback ...
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
River Runs Red (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the son of a successful judge is killed by two police officers and the system sets them free, a hardened veteran detective finds some incriminating files on the officers and the judge teams up with another mourning father to take the law into ...
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: murder, police, vengeance, vigilantism, conspiracy, justice, danger, crimes, gunfight, corruption, violence, cover up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Someone to Carry Me (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dan Webster lives a privileged life where everything is carefully managed for him. He dreams of becoming a professional musician in spite of his fathers intentions. His pampered world is shattered when he witnesses a brutal murder and is forced to ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense, tense ...
Plot: father son relationship, single father, jealousy, small town, revenge, murder, violence, death, false identity, police, musician, loss of son ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
 10K
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: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: one against many, terrorism, unlikely hero, survival, haunted by the past, race against time, courage, dark past, hostage, fake identity, murder, russian ...
Time: year 1999, 2010s, 1990s, 90s
Place: tower bridge london, russia, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: drug addiction, police officer, bad cop, shot in the stomach, drug dealer, m 16, crime epic, heroin, mafia, corrupt cop, urban setting, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 620
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: psychological, sexual, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: murder, drug dealing, telephone, bar, transvestism, amateur detective, gangsters, who done it, police corruption, crime, deadly, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
 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.
Style: psycho sexual
Plot: kidnapping, murder, shotgun, death, desert, hostage, topless, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lake, on the run, death valley, rape and revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: ambush, submachine gun, suicide, bazooka, torture, massacre, death squad, police corruption, police officer, flamethrower, partner, drug dealer ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: sabotage, lieutenant, topless woman, abusive husband, female reporter, self defense, death threat, police protagonist, set up, held at gunpoint, sex scene, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, tense, sexy ...
Plot: murder, teenage girl, bomb, explosion, porsche, horse riding, violence, motorcycle, siblings relations, couples, danger, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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: nudity (full frontal - brief), nightclub, sex scene, cocaine, cash, violence, murder, drugs, drug smuggling
Place: chicago illinois, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, murder, hitman, vigilantism, good versus evil, assassination, chase, heroes, torture, revolver, martial arts, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: holland, europe, latin america, central america
⇓ 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, agent, drive by shooting, actor, mistaken identity, jail, abduction, assistant district attorney, false name, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, soldier, betrayal, security guard, crimes, police, society, vigilantism, vengeance, rivalry, gangsters, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: britain, united kingdom, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, crime, deadly, rivalry, jungle, law enforcement, good versus evil, vengeance, psychopath, heroes, vietnam vet ...
Time: 90s
Place: paraguay, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 618
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: white supremacy, racism, police, xenophobia, dishonesty, on the run, special agents, legal investigation, small town life, frame up, interracial relations, vigilantism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 15K
Death Wish II (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Paul Kersey is again a vigilante trying to find five punks who murdered his housekeeper and daughter in Los Angeles.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, rape, vigilante, murder, hospital, one man army, one against many, surveillance, anti hero, police, anti heroes, gang rape ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 512
Bloody Friday (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Womansing thug Klett is sprung from the courthouse by two accomplices, then sets about planning the big heist of a local bank, equipped with a cache of high-powered weapons he's acquired from an American army outpost. Together with his faithful ...
Style: cult film
Plot: hostage, robbery, heist, bank, gore, roadblock, police officer, police chase, rape, police protection, breasts, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
 356
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.
Style: neo noir
Plot: police, jeep, ford, gunfight, action violence, swamp, cat, police officer, ex cop, claw, police shootout, police chase ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 22K
Close (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A counter-terrorism expert takes a job protecting a young heiress. After an attempted kidnapping puts both of their lives in danger, they must flee.
Style: suspense, sincere, disturbing, psychological, neo noir ...
Plot: bodyguard, heiress, strong female character, kidnapping, tough girl, female warrior, danger, murder, betrayal, conspiracy, chase, police ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: morocco, africa, sudan, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%