Movies like Killer 1998

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Killer (1998)
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Killer (1998)
Original name: Киллер
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Kazakhstan, France, Switzerland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man gets into an accident and now owes people money. He lives in present day Almaty, Kazakhstan, where jobs are scarce. So he turns to dubious characters for help which leads him deeper and deeper into trouble.
Plot: gangsters, killer, murderer, police officer, scientist, journalist, murder, mathematics, suicide, chauffeur, laboratory, baby, car accident, husband wife relationship, strip club, minimalism, bar, gangster
Place: kazakhstan

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24 Little Hours (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A vengeful ex-con goes on a 24 hour killing spree, never saying a word. The discredited detective investigating the case is convinced there is more to it than the evidence suggests.
Plot: british, gangsters, murder, revenge, betrayal, topless woman, killer, mask
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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, tense, serious, exciting, surprise ending
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Asero (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Story: Childhood friends Victor and Narding built their friendship in the street. At a very young age, they were partners performing dangerous activities. However, Narding heeds his foster parents’ request for him to enter the seminary to become a ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: car accident, police officer, gunfight, gangsters, death, chase, friend, death of protagonist, murder, execution, electric chair, priest ...
Place: the philippines
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Point Doom (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Hollywood talent agent's girlfriend thrusts him into a world of strip clubs, drugs and deadly motorcycle gangs.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: motorcycle gang, strip club, drug dealing, murder, gangsters, tough guy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, stripper, gunfight, brutality, hollywood, chase ...
Place: california
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Permanent (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Six unrelated people must push through their past and the mob underworld to discover what has controlled each of them all these years. Sex, Drugs, Guns and God have created a series of events which will leave each of them changed forever.
Plot: death, money, police, gangsters, police officer, murderer, prostitute, redemption, murder, fire, sex scene, drug addict ...
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Pendulum (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the evening of his decoration for bringing a murderer to justice, Washington DC Police Captain Frank Matthews' wife, and her lover are murdered in bed. Jailed as the prime suspect, with the aforementioned murderer released on a technicality ...
Plot: death, murder, falsely accused, police captain, on the run, murder of wife, false accusation, murderer, police officer
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Ghayal Once Again (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Ajay Mehra (from previous Ghayal-1990), after finishing off his life sentence, starts a newspaper called Satyakam. Still dealing with the haunting trauma of losing his loved ones, Ajay manages to make a credible name for himself in investigative ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: journalist, investigative journalism, investigative reporter, murder, conspiracy, murder mystery, killings, political unrest, murderer, evil plot, assassination plot, political corruption ...
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Red Chillies (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Mohanlal plays the role of OMR, an affluent NRI who does oil business in Singapore. The movie begins on a new year before when the "Red Chilles", an all-girls music band with nine members, are involved in an accident. The girls flee from ...
Plot: murder, corporation, revenge, police, scientist, communist, son, car accident, massacre, music band, courtroom, radio station ...
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Paradise Beach (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A team of former robbers arrived at Paradise: Phuket, southern Thailand. Now traders, they are happy days. Until the day when the devil arrives: Mehdi, sentenced to 15 years in prison during the robbery, comes to recover his share of the cake.
Style: exciting, disturbing, brutal, suspense, captivating
Plot: organized crime, female nudity, gangsters, friends, graphic violence, traitor, betrayal, violence, heist, criminal heroes, criminal, problem solving ...
Place: thailand
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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: drug dealer, partner, death squad, police corruption, bazooka, ambush, massacre, torture, suicide, undercover, police inspector, vigilantism ...
Place: paris france
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The Haven (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Police detective Jacques Laniel's life becomes a nightmare the day drive-by shootists gun down his partner Thomas Colin. His colleagues make matters worse by blaming him for the death, and after his wife leaves him, Laniel decides to quit the ...
Style: neo noir
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The Organization (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a group of young revolutionaries break into a company's corporate headquarters and steal $5,000,000 worth of heroin to keep it off the street, they call on San Francisco Police Lieutenant Virgil Tibbs for assistance.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, murder, heist, police officer, police detective, tough heroes, investigation, undercover, fighting crime, chase, rebellion, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Ronde de nuit (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Saudi Arabia, Aruba, Brazil
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the help of journalist Diane Castelain, Parisian police inspectors Leo Gorce and Gu Arenas are trying to solve the murder of a member of the French Parliament, but some dangerous powerful people try to make sure that doesn't happen.
Plot: murder, partner, real estate, fight, deception, gunfight, police officer, police, death, bar
Place: paris france
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No Way Out (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mob hitman wants to retire, but his bosses don't think that's a good idea. Complications--and many bloody shootouts-ensue.
Plot: revenge, mafia, killer, train travel, vengeance, murder, corpse, female nudity, bandit, wedding, train, interpol ...
Time: 70s
Place: copenhagen, italy, milan italy, hamburg germany, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Garv: Pride and Honour (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Garv is a story of three brave and honest cops: Samar Singh (Amrish Puri), Arjun Ranawat (Salman Khan) and Hyder Ali Khan (Arbaaz Khan). Samar wants to reduce the amount of crime in the state. The trio faces obstacles because the powerful and ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting
Plot: criminal underworld, police corruption, police, gangsters, fight, friendship, court, love, crime boss, murder, imprisonment, police officer ...
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: "The Reality" as described by the film's tagline, refers to the harsh realities of life in the Mumbai underworld. The film is said to be loosely based on the life of Mumbai underworld gangster Chota Rajan.
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Reich (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Action
Country: Poland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex and Andre are two hit men who face death and violence every day but also understand the gentleness of love. They would like to start a new life, but their involvement in the criminal underground is too deep. Alex and Andre move about in a world ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
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The Blue Knight (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Bumper Morgan is a veteran Los Angeles Police Department street cop. He is due to retire after 20 years on the job, but is not letting up on the criminal element on his beat.
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Khadgam (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 142 min.
Story: Khadgam is a 2002 Telugu language Patriotic movie produced by Sunkara Madhu Murali under Karthikeya Movies banner. The film features Srikanth, Ravi Teja, Prakash Raj, Sangeetha, Sonali Bendre and Kim Sharma in the lead roles. Music has been ...
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No, The Case Is Happily Resolved (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While fishing at a quiet lake, a man witnesses a murder. Although confronted by the killer he manages to escape. Afraid of the consequences of becoming involved he decides not to report what he saw. Instead the real murderer does go to the Police, ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: murder, innocent, witness, car chase, teacher, sex maniac, murder of a prostitute, murderer, false accusation, unhappy ending, female nudity, violence ...
Place: rome italy
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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 ...
Style: suspense, tense, realistic, intense, suspenseful ...
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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: suspense, captivating
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Place: hong kong
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37%
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Jung (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: The son of Police Inspector Veer Chauhan requires a near impossible to find bone-marrow transplant. With time running out, Veer finds a viable candidate, a criminal he was responsible for apprehending.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: morgue, father son relationship, friend, airplane, torture, dancer, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, interrogation, ransom, betrayal, prison ...
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Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, revenge, drugs, surrealism, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, french giallo
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The Beast (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Two rival detectives with different methods try to solve the murder of a missing girl after discovering her mutilated body in the tidelands of Incheon.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: murderer, police, murder investigation, murder, police detective, partners, investigation, serial killer, police operation, brutality, rivalry, unsolved crime ...
Place: south korea
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36%
Family of Cops III: Under Suspicion (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Police Inspector Paul Fein (Bronson) copes with family troubles while also dealing with the possibility of advancement to police chief. Meanwhile, his son (Joe Penny)) is investigating the murder of a banker.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, car chase, chase, police officer, hitman, gunfight, police, mafia, corruption, urban setting, police corruption, chaos and mayhem ...
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Total western (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Action
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a drug deal gone wrong, Bédé goes into hiding in the countryside at a reformative school for criminal youth. His location is found out, and he and the pupils have to protect themselves with whatever means they have.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, cynical ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gang, gangsters, crime gone awry, isolation, drug dealing, criminal heroes, violence, farm, teenage life, countryside, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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33%
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Maracaibo (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The crime of Facundo provokes in Gustavo and Cristina, his parents, an irreparable vacuum. The tragedy demonstrates everything that could not be in the link between Gustavo and son and disarms appearances with his wife; Cristina Gustavo undertakes a ...
Plot: loss of son, police officer, violence, murder of son, death of son, male nudity, husband wife relationship, revenge, father son relationship, murder, gun, implied sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A New York nightclub manager tries to save his brother and father from Russian mafia hitmen.
Style: serious, captivating, rough, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, law enforcement, heroin, gangsters, nightclub, crimes, mafia, siblings relations, parents and children, parent child relationship, party, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988, 70s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%