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Cold Comes the Night (2013)
 5.7
 9K
Cold Comes the Night (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A struggling motel owner and her daughter are taken hostage by a nearly blind career criminal to be his eyes as he attempts to retrieve his cash package from a crooked cop.
Style: twists and turns, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, criminal, motel, hostages, hostage, crimes, disability, disorder, mother daughter relationship, little girl, stolen money, death threat, family relations, neo noir, crime, graphic violence, danger, child in peril, corrupt law enforcer, police corruption, gangsters, prostitute, police, slut, blonde ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, danger, murder, crime, graphic violence, hostage and deadly mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Cold Comes the Night: The Wild Card (2004), As Good as Dead (2010), Pawn (2013), The Bag Man (2014), The Box (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, confined, gangsters, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, danger, woman in danger, betrayal, tough heroes, gambling, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
As Good as Dead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seeking revenge for the murder of their religious leader, fundamental loyalists kidnap and torture the man they believe responsible, but the ensuing clash of right vs. left ideologies quickly reveals that they may have the wrong man, which puts them ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, hostage, confined, kidnapping, vengeance, danger, crimes, rivalry, deadly, domestic disturbance, drugs/alcohol, escape attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.7
 7K
Pawn (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A petty robbery spirals into a tense hostage situation after three gunmen hold up a diner that's a front for the mob.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, hostages, crimes, danger, hostage, gangsters, crime, disorder, diner, graphic violence, crime gone awry, hostage negotiator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.2
 16K
The Bag Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bahamas, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A criminal waits in a seedy motel and waits for his boss after killing several men to steal a bag.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: motel, criminal heroes, disorder, cons and scams, crime, crimes, danger, crime gone awry, dishonesty, crime boss, corrupt cop, pack of money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 4.7
 442
The Box (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disgraced former LAPD detective leads a home invasion in search of millions in stolen money. The plan goes awry and homicide detectives seeking answers interrogate the only survivors; a thief and a victim.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heist, police investigation, mind game, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, danger, rivalry, survival, deadly, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.0
 4K
Carjacked (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A single mom and her child are carjacked by a bank robber who has no intention of letting them go.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: hijacking, fugitives, manipulation, woman in danger, manipulations, on the road, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, danger, single parent, bank robber ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Down and Dangerous (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventive and resourceful cocaine smuggler defends his trade against violent rival traffickers, a monstrous and vengeful killer, and the DEA agents who want to lock him up – all while falling for a stunningly beautiful woman with a taste for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: smuggler, rescue, alias, crimes, danger, woman in danger, rivalry, chase, drugs, graphic violence, crime, fistfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.6
 972
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, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, danger, parents and children, family relations, blackmail, widower, father daughter relationship, murder, salvation, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.1
 6K
The Entitled (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Without the security of the job he wants or the future he dreamed of, Paul Dynan plans the perfect crime to help his struggling family – abduct the socialite children of three wealthy men and collect a ransom of $3-million dollars. Over the course ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, crime gone awry, confined, danger, confinement indoors, partners, crimes, breaking point, unlikely criminals, disorder, rich ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.0
 915
Pimp (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A week in the life of Woody; a Soho pimp, as seen through the eyes of concealed documentary cameras: A week which spirals brutally out of control.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, gangsters, crimes, danger, disorder, nothing goes right, prostitute, profanity, sexual content, graphic violence, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.6
 403
One Eyed King (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Residents of Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen attempt to balance family and friendship against the harsh street life that unfolds around them
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: gangsters, gang, crimes, crime, irish american, gangster, irish mob
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
 56K
Firewall (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: State-of-the-art security system creator, Jack Stanfield has cemented his reputation as a man who's thought of everything. But when a criminal finds a way into Jack's personal life, everything Jack holds dear is suddenly at stake.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: blackmail, kidnapping, crime, hostage, rescue, bank, robbery, family in danger, crimes, graphic violence, hostages, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.8
 219
Ties That Bind (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hope finds herself leaving the comfort of her suburban life for New York City in order to settle the affairs of her best friend Rachel who has just been murdered. Little does she know that she is being sucked into a vortex of intrigue, where nothing ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, intrigue, danger, mystery, rivalry, crimes, amateur detective, criminal, deadly, dishonesty, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.0
 247K
Phone Booth (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: surprise ending, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, mind game, hostage, dishonesty, hostages, psychopath, phone booth, crimes, crime, murder, redemption, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Ten 'til Noon (2006)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Between 11:50 and 12:00 noon, a crime is commited. In the same ten minute period, we follow the lives of the ten people, all connected to this crime. As we see each person's point of view, we are propelled closer and closer to the truth of what ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crime gone awry, disorder, couples, vengeance, betrayal, dishonesty, deadly, rivalry, danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.1
 429
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: tense, psychological, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, psychopath, danger, murder, dishonesty, mystery, manipulation, rivalry, security guard, police, obsession, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.8
 626
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, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, family in danger, crimes, stalking, danger, dishonesty, deadly, couples, chases and races, crime, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Disappearance of Alice Creed (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A rich man's daughter is held captive in an abandoned apartment by two former convicts who abducted her and hold her ransom in exchange for her father's money.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, bleak, brutal ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, ransom, woman in danger, bondage, confined, disappearance, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, danger, female nudity, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Absolute Killers (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller - Johnny Graham, raised by the Torino crime family after the death of his parents, is repeatedly torn between loyalty to his adoptive family and his conscience. - Edward Furlong, Grace Johnston, Meat Loaf
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: on the run, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, danger, redemption, witness protection, murder, violence, crime, woman in danger, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Varg Veum - Sleeping Beauty (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After extricating 17-year-old Lisa Halle from a life of prostitution in Copenhagen, private investigator Varg Veum becomes ensnared in a tangle of parental neglect and bad love when he is hired to locate Lisa's boyfriend, Peter Werner.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, twists and turns
Plot: private investigator, life is a bitch, woman in danger, private detective, who done it, danger, investigation, crimes, gangsters, law enforcement, deadly, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.5
 1K
Suddenly (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four assassins led by Baron, pose as Secret Service agents to commandeer the house of war-widow ELLEN. Her home is a prime sniper position for their plan to assassinate the President on his visit to the small town of Suddenly. The men fool the local ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination of president, assassination attempt, small town, deadly, danger, crimes, woman in danger, haunted by the past, save the day, chases and races, secret service, sniper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Dirty Little Trick (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After picking up a beautiful young hitch-hiker, Michael Anderson finds himself living in his worst possible nightmare.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious, non-linear ...
Plot: femme fatale, frame up, on the run, protagonist as suspect, crimes, heroes, cons and scams, gangsters, law enforcement, dishonesty, danger, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.1
 433
Smoke Screen (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sandra Brown’s “Smoke Screen” follows newswoman Britt Shelley (Jaime Pressly), who shockingly wakes up in bed next to the dead body of Detective Jay Burgess and is suspected of foul play. Five years prior, Jay’s lifelong friend Raley Gannon ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: journalism, politics, murder suspect, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, media, journalist, female reporter, husband wife relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Killing Jar (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A stranger armed with a shotgun takes seven patrons hostage in a remote roadside diner. But as the body count increases, the desperate survivors discover that one of the hostages may be even more dangerous than their captor.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: hostage, murder, diner, serial killer, crime gone awry, confined, hostages, deadly, danger, rivalry, isolation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
 11K
Transit (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A family on a road trip is stalked by criminals who stashed stolen money in their car.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: car chase, family in danger, on the road, on the run, heist, crimes, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, road trip, danger, family relations, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, exciting ...
Plot: investigation, mental illness, crime gone awry, law enforcement, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, confined, hostage, murder, chases and races, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
 5K
Gloria (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sharon Stone plays a street-wise, middle-aged moll standing up against the mobs, all of which is complicated by a 6 year old urchin with a will of his own who she reluctantly takes under her wing after his family has been gunned down.
Style: suspenseful, serious, touching, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: asthma, murder, inhaler, introspection, crime, crimes, woman in danger, down on your luck, gangsters, on the run, orphan, prison ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
 329
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: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, fighting the system, police detective, law enforcement, deadly, cop as target, rivalry, danger, vigilantism, vengeance, police corruption, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.6
 116K
Ransom (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, kids
Plot: child abduction, kidnapping, millionaire, rescue, ransom, reward, child in peril, crime, crimes, tough heroes, forced into action, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, new york, harlem, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
 20K
Killshot (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beautiful Carmen Colson and her ironworker husband Wayne are placed in the Federal Witness Protection program after witnessing an "incident". Thinking they are at last safe, they are targeted by an experienced hit man and a psychopathic ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, crime, disorder, danger, life turned upside down, partners in crime, mafia, witness protection, witnessing a crime, husband wife relationship, false identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, michigan, st. louis missouri, missouri, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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