Movies like Surveillance 2006

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Surveillance (2006)
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Surveillance (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an security guard whose spotless record at crime prevention marks the horrifying reality of deception, blackmail and murder.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, captivating, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, psychopath, murder, mystery, rivalry, manipulation, dishonesty, security guard, police, obsession, serial killer, surveillance, special agents, law enforcement, police corruption, hidden identity, disorder, christmas, doll, theft, manager, basement, shopping mall, car, arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Surveillance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, danger, murder, deadly, rivalry, dishonesty and law enforcement mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Surveillance: The Contractor (2013), Finish Line (2008), Duress (2009), Caught in the Crossfire (2010), Throwdown (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Contractor (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elizabeth Chase is busy remodeling her new home with her lawyer husband, Paul and daughter, McKenzie. To make sure it's finished before a charity event they're hosting, the couple hire a contractor, Javier, to help. However Elizabeth ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, family in danger, crimes, stalking, dishonesty, lifetime, vengeance, strong female presence, graphic violence, woman in danger, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
 4.2
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Finish Line (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Minor league stock car racer Mitch Camponella gets closer to his NASCAR dreams when he's hired as private mechanic to a millionaire importer. But Mitch's ambition comes with a heavy price when he realizes that his new boss is a smuggler ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, rough ...
Plot: crimes, arms dealing, rivalry, unlikely criminals, smuggling, dream, manipulation, dishonesty, escapades, car chase, chase, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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89%
 5.5
 1K
Duress (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Haunted with nightmares of his wife's recent suicide and struggling to mend the relationship with his only daughter, Richard is caught as a witness to the violence of Abner Solvie. He finds himself at the mercy of a charismatic killer and ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, parents and children, family relations, blackmail, father daughter relationship, widower, murder, salvation, mental illness, house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Caught in the Crossfire (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two detectives investigating a gang-related find themselves targeted by both gang members and crooked cops.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, gang, police detective, police investigation, partners, law enforcement, police corruption, friendship, rivalry, gangsters, mafia, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 3.4
 745
Throwdown (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young criminal defense attorney struggles with a homicide case that is not as cut and dry as it appears while battling a drinking habit. The story goes beyond the lives of those directly related to the case and shines a much needed spotlight on ...
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, tense, exciting ...
Plot: legal action, law enforcement, crimes, legal investigation, murder, rivalry, hotshot lawyer, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, legal, criminal, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Good Day for It (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man forced to abandon his wife and daughter years earlier must risk his life to settle an old score and reunite his family.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, family in danger, rivalry, vengeance, small town, gang, parents and children, forced into action, homecoming, save the day, murder, cafe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story centers on Charlie, a Los Angeles billionaire financial whiz who goes into self-imposed exile in Tijuana after his empire is revealed to have been a Ponzi scheme. While looking for the woman he abandoned there 25 years before, Charlie is ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, gangsters, crimes, on the run, rivalry, special agents, law enforcement, vengeance, police corruption, swat team, armed forces, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Boston Strangler: The Untold Story (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking, small time criminal with an unrelenting sex drive, who ultimately falsely confesses to being the strangler that wreaked havoc in Boston ...
Style: serious, psychological, scary, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, prison life, law enforcement, confined, psychopath, prison, woman in danger, manipulation, rivalry, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 4.8
 834
Dot.Kill (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The morphine-addicted detective Charlie Daines is on the trail of a sophisticated psychopath who is setting up murders and broadcasting them live on the internet. As he closes in on the killer, he realizes that it has become personal and that he is ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, mind game, track down, crimes, race against time, rivalry, terminal illness, computers and web, killer, technology ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
6th Commandment Cross (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Meet Leonard, a man who will help you die with a smile on your face. A young attorney meets his client for the first time, a serial killer known as the "Smiley Face Killer", whose victims all died with a smile on their faces.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, crimes, euthanasia, lawyer, mercy killing, suicide, murder, rivalry, angel of death, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Devil's Dominoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On their way to a weekend hunting trip in the Ozarks, four friends get in to a car accident, killing the driver of the other car...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, partners, dishonesty, murder, car accident, car, mafia, devil, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 1.8
 463
Son of Sam (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This chilling tale recounts the late 70's in New York City, when a serial killer on the loose dubbed "Son of Sam" creates havoc. When arrested, "Son of Sam" tells police he was influenced by a satanic cult. New York would ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, investigation, police investigation, law enforcement, psychopath, mind game, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, murderer, satanist ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 732
Storage (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Working at an underground city storage facility, a young man discovers evidence of a murder and vows to bring the killer to justice.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crimes, obsession, injustice, frame up, vigilantism, storage unit, investigation, death of father, evidence, police detective, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.3
 351
Never Forget (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man (Phillips) who wakes up with amnesia also finds his supposed friend has accused him of murder.
Style: tense, mind bending, exciting, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: murder, amnesia, forest, rock, puzzle, memory loss, false accusation, riddles and clues, who done it, frame up, law enforcement, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.1
 844
Ready 2 Die (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gang, murder, dishonesty, heist, disorder, criminal's revenge, on the run, crime gone awry, crimes, criminal heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
American Crime (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young smalltown reporter, Jessie St. Claire, begins investigating a killer stalking his victims making video tapes. This might just be the career opportunity, which she has hoped for. When she herself becomes a target and suddenly disappears, the ...
Style: scary, serious, tense, realistic, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, mind game, stalking, uncover truth, investigation, psychopath, who done it, journalism, amateur detective, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.5
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Officer Down (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A policewoman unwittingly puts her family in danger when she uncovers corruption in her department.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, fighting the system, uncover truth, cop as target, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, vengeance, vigilantism, police corruption, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 2K
Street Thief (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kaspar Carr is a professional burglar who lives and works in Chicago. Carr loves his job and is good at it, and two documentary filmmakers are granted access to his private world when he agrees to let them make a film about him.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: heist, crimes, thief, planning, safecracker, rivalry, escapades, petty criminal, double agent, crime gone awry, dishonesty, safe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Wild Card (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young, beautiful wife cheating on her rich, older husband amidst the neon lights of Las Vegas. Four men hired to do a job, but there is a traitor in their midst. Adultery, betrayal, kidnapping and murder lead to the ultimate double cross and no ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, gambling, woman in danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, confined, gangsters, betrayal, tough heroes, crumbling marriage, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 285
The Bad Son (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The women in a Seattle serial killer's life often had an unpleasant way of turning up dead - from his girlfriend to his mother-in-law to his second wife. The police and FBI knew who the killer was, but were never prepared to face a bizarre ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, mother daughter conflict, dishonesty, life is a bitch, parents and children, injustice, law enforcement, mother son relationship, murder, domineering mother, rebellious daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.1
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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: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, hitman, unlikely criminals, mystery, parents and children, crimes, dishonesty, manipulation, cons and scams, blackmail, masturbation, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Devil's in the Details (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 7 minutes from now in Nogales, Arizona, Thomas Conrad's life will forever change when he gets caught up in a Mexican cartels poetic game of drug mule chess.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, drug dealing, race against time, rivalry, strong violent content, mexican, drug cartel, danger, chases and races
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.2
 1K
Magic Man (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to see magic idol Krell Darius perform his world-famous magic act, a beautiful aspiring young-magician, Tatiana, travels from New York to Las Vegas with her closest friends, BFFs, Elena and Vera. As the layers of illusion unfold, so too do ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: serial killer, investigation, police detective, haunted by the past, murder, manipulation, crimes, dishonesty, wizards and magicians, magic, mysticism, mythical creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 3.7
 842
Restitution (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A true crime writer investigating a small town murder spree uncovers the devastating truth that changes the town forever.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigator, crimes, investigation, amateur detective, uncover truth, gunfight, social relations, small town, secret, revenge, insurance fraud ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Assassins' Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A corporate assassination forces opportunistic double agents from three nations to fight to retrieve a high-tech computer disk containing schematics for a deadly weapon.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, crimes, hitman, working undercover, undercover, rivalry, dishonesty, vengeance, spy, woman with a gun, haunted by the past, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 1.3
 311
Mummy Maniac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on true events, tells how a serial murderer, kidnaps and tortures then bandaging girls like mummies.
Style: scary, psychological, slasher, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, deadly creature, mummy, psychopath, supernatural, law enforcement, police detective, murder, parents and children, psychiatrist, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cry in the Woods (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An unfortunate bank robber takes an escaped mental patient, wanted for murder, as hostage.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, investigation, crime gone awry, disorder, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, confined, murder, hostage, female nudity, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 590
I Against I (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Focusing on the timeless themes of jealousy, murder and betrayal, 'I Against I' is set over one night and utilises different time lines to reveal a dark and unexpected conclusion to a simple mystery premise. The main protagonists, opposite ...
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, tense, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, twists and turns, betrayal, survival, rivalry, trapped, murder, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.7
 642
N-Secure (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: N-Secure is a no holds-barred thrilling drama mixed with murder, mayhem and manipulation among affluent professionals. This film sheds light on a man's downfall from the pinnacles of success into the depths of his damaged character. His ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, erotic ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, crimes, breakup, infidelity, rivalry, couples, couple relations, obsession, jealousy, sex scene, making love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 370
Pendulum (2001)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The nature and lure of power: in Dallas, a councilman is on trial for corruption, the D.A. is running for the US Senate, a serial killer is slashing prostitutes, and a professor is murdered. Amanda Reeve is assigned to investigate the law-school ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, politician, uncover truth, life is a bitch, investigation, police corruption, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, partners against crime, crimes, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%