Movies and TV shows like Extremely Dangerous

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Extremely Dangerous (1999)
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Extremely Dangerous
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Extremely Dangerous is a 1999 four part series for ITV starring Sean Bean as an ex-National Criminal Intelligence Service undercover agent convicted of the brutal murder of his wife and child who goes on the run to try and clear his name. He sets out to follow up a strange clue sent to him in prison. The boss of a local crime syndicate, a former associate, hears of his escape and sends out the word to bring him in. On the run from the police and disowned by his NCIS colleagues, he is faced with the fact that he may be guilty.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: on the run, murder, fugitives, protagonist as suspect, crime, witnessing a crime, espionage, investigation, manhunt, innocent, mind game, false accusation, frame up, political conspiracy, who done it, chases and races, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, gangsters, intrigue, life is a bitch, confined, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films and TV series with plots about deadly, dishonesty, crimes, murder, chases and races, law enforcement and danger mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Extremely Dangerous: Die, Beautiful Marianne (1971), The MacKintosh Man (1973), Brotherhood of the Rose (1989), Sunset Heat (1992), The Whistle Blower (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Die, Beautiful Marianne
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After their parents divorce, one daughter lives with her mother in England while the other lives with her father in Portugal. After the untimely death of her mother, the one daughter stands to inherit a large sum of money and also a number of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, gory, crime, serial killer, legal investigation, bank, on the run, mind game, nightclub, bikini, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
The MacKintosh Man
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A member of British Intelligence assumes a fictitious criminal identity and allows himself to be caught, imprisoned, and freed in order to infiltrate a spy organization and expose a traitor.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, secret agents, against the rules, adventure, betrayal, prison, espionage, chase, spy, on the run, race against time, working undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, ireland, russia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   100%
 
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Brotherhood of the Rose
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Romulus and Remus are two CIA agents, their direct instructor is John Elliott. They both were picked up at an orphanage by Elliott at the age of about eight, raised together as brothers and specially trained to supersede every other agent in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, government agency, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, betrayal, assassination attempt, manhunt, on the run, espionage, uncover truth, frame up, political conspiracy ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   100%
 
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Sunset Heat
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former drug-dealer photojournalist (Michael Paré) returns to Los Angeles and helps friends terrorized by his ex-partner (Dennis Hopper).
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, police investigation, criminal's revenge, crime, gangsters, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, motorcycle, beach, bar, witnessing a crime, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   82%
    User:   88%
 
The Whistle Blower
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A war veteran tries to investigate the murder of his son who was working as a Russian translator for the British intelligence service during the Cold War. He meets a web of deception and paranoia that seems impenetrable...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, bleak ...
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    User:   75%
 
The Innocent Sleep
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Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Inspired by the 1982 Roberto Calvi Affair in which an Italian banker was found hanging from a bridge across the River Thames, the story follows Alan, a man from Northern England who is homeless after the loss of his wife and job. One night while ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: crime, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, legal investigation, uncover truth, mystery, murder, false accusation, witness, reporter, police ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london
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    User:   78%
 
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Complicity
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Local journalist, Cameron Colley writes articles that are idealistic, from the viewpoint of the underdog. A twisted serial killer seems to have some motives. His brutal murders are also committed on behalf of the underdog. The stories begin to merge ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: journalism, protagonist as suspect, gory, serial killer, investigation, police investigation, uncover truth, murder, false accusation, frame up, political corruption, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   93%
 
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The Fourth Protocol
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Plan Aurora, led by Kim Philby is a plan that breaches the top-secret Fourth Protocol and turns the fears that shaped it into a living nightmare. A crack Soviet agent, placed under cover in a quiet English country town, begins to assemble a nuclear ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, espionage, politics, chase, terrorism, betrayal, spy, conspiracy, russian, british, nuclear bomb, surveillance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, russia, london, glasgow scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   87%
 
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Motives 2
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox and Shemar Moore return for this thrilling sequel to Motives that picks up three years after the events of the original film. Innocent convict Emery Simms is serving time for a crime he didn't commit; while most convict's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: femme fatale, prison, fugitives, protagonist as suspect, crime, drug dealing, manhunt, on the run, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, false accusation, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   76%
 
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Rough Draft
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A struggling freelance writer, while investigating the transvestite night life, stumbles across a serial killer in action. The two then strike up a bizarre partnership to document the killer's motives and handiwork as a possessed detective ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, crime, amateur detective, serial killer, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, stalking, investigation, journalism, murder, mind game, false accusation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   81%
 
Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When a man is buried alive, Red Metcalf must delve into a serial killer's psyche.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: crime, police investigation, criminal's revenge, serial killer, mystery, track down, murder, false accusation, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   60%
 
Funeral in Berlin
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Colonel Stok, a Soviet intelligence officer responsible for security at the Berlin Wall, appears to want to defect but the evidence is contradictory. Stok wants the British to handle his defection and asks for one of their agents, Harry Palmer, to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, cerebral, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cold war, espionage, chase, betrayal, british, hotel, murder, spies, politics, secret service, brainwashing ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, east germany, europe, russia, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   67%
 
Surveillance 24/7
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
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Duration: 87 min.
Story: Our hero Adam gets drawn into a web of intrigue as evidence is planted on him of a gay royal affair.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, gays and lesbians, murder, crimes, urban, dishonesty, intrigue, investigation, on the run, race against time, frame up, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   68%
 
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Shadow Conspiracy
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: Bobby Bishop (Sheen) is a special assistant to the President of the United States. Accidentally, he meets his friend professor Pochenko on the street. Pochenko has time to tell Bishop about some conspiracy in the White House but then immediately ...
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Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   82%
 
Letters from a Killer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man is falsely convicted of the murder of his wife. During his time in jail, he finds comfort from four women with whom he corresponds. After his second court appearance, he is finally freed from prison only to be framed for yet 2 more murders ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, police investigation, fugitives, protagonist as suspect, serial killer, crime, manhunt, false accusation, on the run, murder, courtroom drama, frame up ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   80%
 
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Proximity
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When William Conroy (Rob Lowe), a former college professor, is sentenced to life in prison for vehicular manslaughter it seems his life is over. But when a fellow inmate tells him that in the past two years fourteen inmates have died at the prison, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, suspense
Plot: criminal heroes, college, prison, anti heroes, crime, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, courtroom drama, death row, false accusation, frame up, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   76%
 
The Ipcress File
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This espionage thriller represents a landmark in spy movies introducing the sly, dry intelligence agent Harry Palmer. The story, centers on Palmer's investigation into British Intelligence security. He's soon enmeshed in a world of ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, realistic, cynical, suspense ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, brainwashing, investigation, conspiracy, british, betrayal, kidnapping, murder, spies, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: england, london, europe, albania, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   63%
 
This Is Not a Love Song
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The small time criminal Heaton is anxiously waiting for the release of his close friend Spike, after spending a couple of months in prison for being caught with 87g of marijuana. Heaton robs a truck, meets Spike outside the penitentiary and travels ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, buddies, chase, countryside, crime gone awry, on the run, chases and races, manhunt, crimes, vengeance, fugitives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   60%
 
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Break Up
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jimmy is married to the abusive Frank, but she's building a nest egg so she can leave. For a year, she's been deaf as a result of one of his beatings. One night, he pushes her over the stairwell, and she ends up in the hospital. When a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, realistic ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, crime, on the run, murder, woman in danger, danger, hospital, deadly, rivalry, crumbling marriage, false accusation, domestic disturbance ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   77%
 
The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: An account of early 1970s social activist Ira Einhorn, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend and then fled the country.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, crime, fighting the system, police investigation, amateur detective, fugitives, protagonist as suspect, death row, uncover truth, courtroom drama, false accusation, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   70%
 
The Skulls II
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After joining the Skulls, Ryan Sommers (Robin Dunne) is warned not to betray any secrets about the organization or its high-powered members. However, when Ryan witnesses a murder within the Skulls' private chambers, he finds that the closer he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: college, government agency, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, betrayal, mystery, investigation, mind game, lacrosse, initiation, coroner, literature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   51%
 
Edge of Darkness
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 317 min.
Story: The mysterious murder of an environmental activist leads her straight-laced father, an Inspector of the local police force, through a haunting revelation of the murkiness of the British Nuclear Policy of the eighties.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, amateur detective, uncover truth, crime, political corruption, chases and races, dishonesty, conspiracy, fighting the system, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   62%
 
American Roulette
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Carlos Quintas, the democratically-elected president of an unnamed South American country, has been deposed by a military coup. He is in London, the head of a government in exile, rallying international support. He is also a poet of talent and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Plot: politics, head of state, assassination attempt, espionage, political conspiracy, political corruption, political intrigue, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, state affairs, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   65%
 
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Perfect Witness
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A witness to a mob killing has second thoughts about testifying when he realizes his family might become a target.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, dedicated lawyer, witnessing a crime, crime, prison, murder, crimes, restaurant, deadly, legal, courtroom, witness ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   63%
 
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3 Blind Mice
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thomas is a talented computer programmer living in a vibrant, urban metropolis. Lonely and unsure about life, he finds solitude in the world of internet chat rooms, webcam sites and virtual communication. One evening, Thomas witnesses the brutal ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic, tense
Plot: protagonist as suspect, crime, mystery, serial killer, witnessing a crime, investigation, mind game, police investigation, false accusation, murder, voyeurism, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   63%
 
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Final Move
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The LA police are baffled: someone is killing people who have been found innocent of violent crimes. At the crime scenes, DNA evidence and clues linked to chess point to a suspect who's dead, recently executed for murders with a similar M.O. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, mystery, serial killer, special agents, investigation, murder, mind game, false accusation, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   58%
 
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 334
The Criminal
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jasper Rawlins, a none-too-successful musician, finds himself chatting with a beautiful woman at his neighborhood bar. She goes home with him, direct and frank in answer to his nervousness. During the night, someone breaks into his flat and cuts her ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, crime, uncover truth, mystery, false accusation, murder, frame up, investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   51%
 
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Frenzy
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A serial murderer is strangling women with a necktie. The London police have a suspect, but he is the wrong man.
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, police investigation, rape, murder, violence, revenge, mistaken identity, protagonist as suspect, strong sexual content, betrayal, murder mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england, europe, scotland, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   61%
 

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Natasha
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   56%
    User:   66%
 
The Domino Killings
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tucker is a chronic underachiever and a loser. A Vietnam war veteran who just can't seem to keep out of trouble, in the years since his discharge. The only thing he got out of the war was his skill with a rifle. Now, serving a long stretch in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
Place: asia, europe, spain, vietnam, mexico
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System:   55%
    User:   59%
 
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