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Extremely Dangerous (1999)
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Extremely Dangerous (1999)
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, innocent, fugitives, protagonist as suspect, crime, witnessing a crime, espionage, investigation, manhunt, 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 serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about deadly, crimes, murder, dishonesty, crime, chases and races and danger mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Extremely Dangerous: Prey (2014), Brotherhood of the Rose (1989), The Salamander (1981), Crossplot (1969), The Whistle Blower (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Prey (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Three-part crime thriller. When detective Marcus Farrow looks into a seemingly forgotten case, he has no idea of the chaos and heartache that will soon follow. He is found at the scene of a murder, and with all the evidence pointing towards him, he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: on the run, fugitives, urban, crime, protagonist as suspect, investigation, uncover truth, false accusation, life turned upside down, chases and races, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, manchester england
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95%
Brotherhood of the Rose (1989)
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, betrayal, on the run, fighting the system, government agency, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, assassination attempt, espionage, uncover truth, frame up, political conspiracy ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.2
 674
The Salamander (1981)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An Italian policeman investigates a series of murders involving people in prominent positions. Left behind at each murder scene is a drawing of a salamander. The policeman begins to suspect these murders are linked to a plot to seize control of the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: murder, politics, political conspiracy, who done it, crime, police investigation, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, state affairs ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
 549
Crossplot (1969)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A successful London ad-exec hires a beautiful Hungarian girl to pose for some modeling shots, little realising that she has overheard an assassination plot and is now being hunted by some dangerous killers.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: murder, assassination plot, frame up, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, assassination, espionage, life turned upside down, chases and races, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Whistle Blower (1986)
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: murder, cold war, translator, whistleblower, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, fighting the system, dishonesty, state affairs, amateur detective, government agency ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Field of Blood (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Adaptation of Denise Mina's thriller set in 1982. When the story of a murder has huge implications for her family, newspaper copy boy Paddy Meehan battles prejudices to get to the truth. As she inches closer to revealing the truth, her ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: journalism, murder, crime, workplace situations, media, investigation, uncover truth, boss and employee, ambition, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Three Men to Destroy (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man helps the victim of an auto accident, not realizing that the man has actually been shot. The men who shot him are now after the man who helped him, in order to eliminate him as a potential witness. Soon they are killing everyone he even comes ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hitman, manhunt, car chase, lone wolves, crime, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, on the run, crimes, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Die, Beautiful Marianne (1971)
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: murder, bikini, on the run, gory, protagonist as suspect, serial killer, crime, bank, legal investigation, nightclub, mind game, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s
Place: portugal, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine (2002)
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, mystery, track down, false accusation, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Break Up (1998)
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, psychological, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: hospital, false accusation, crime, protagonist as suspect, deaf, on the run, murder, woman in danger, danger, deadly, rivalry, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 3K
Essex Boys (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Billy has just scored an entry-level position with the local crime cartel. His first job is to mind Jason, a newly released thug with a vicious temper. Jason thinks it's his job to teach Billy about crime, drugs and women. Little does he know ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealer, murder, police, drug dealing, crime, gang, gangsters, vengeance, criminal heroes, crimes, rivalry, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Deathly Compulsion (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A present-day thriller about a man with a needle in his brain. This needle poisons his mind and tortures him with morbid thoughts and an urge to kill. When he finally commits a murder there is a witness, who is drawn into a deadly game of cat and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: murder, crime, police investigation, serial killer, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, race against time, psychopath, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Cybergeddon (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Story: Cybergeddon follows the story of agent Chloe Jocelyn as she investigates a slew of seemingly unrelated cyber attacks with fellow agent Frank Parker and incarcerated master hacker Chase Rabbit Rosen. Chloe and her team must crack the worldwide ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, tense
Plot: hacker, special agents, urban, on the run, innocent, fbi, special agent, track down, chaos and mayhem, frame up, computers and web, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 837
Tough Luck (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tense and intricate web of deceit and betrayal entangles Archie, a wandering grifter who is hired by a traveling carnival owner to murder his beautiful wife.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, criminal heroes, femme fatale, crime, gangsters, protagonist as suspect, betrayal, crime gone awry, manhunt, manipulations, on the run, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Intimate Stranger (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A policeman (James Russo) guards a barroom singer (Deborah Harry) whose phone-sex sideline has put a killer (Tim Thomerson) on her trail.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: prostitute, phone sex, murder, serial killer, crime, psychopath, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, mind game, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Rich Man's Wife (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A rich man's wife finds she has a bad prenuptial agreement with an even worse husband. Over drinks with a stranger, she fantasizes about doing her husband in to void the prenupt. The stranger decides to turn her imagination into reality much to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, bar, marriage, protagonist as suspect, crumbling marriage, crime, stranger, rich, police investigation, false accusation, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Forgotten (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Ben Turner is living an idyllic life in the sleepy English countryside. Happily married and father to a six-year-old daughter, things couldn't be better until a dark reminder from his past turns up in the morning mail.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, murder, crimes, crime, hotel, countryside, small town, mysterious character, obsessive quest, starting over, couple relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 1K
Sorted (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young lawyer gets more than he bargains for while investigating his brother's mysterious death.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: nightclub, murder, rave, drugs/alcohol, amateur detective, investigation, uncover truth, nightlife, crimes, deadly, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
 377
Motives 2 (2007)
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, crime, protagonist as suspect, drug dealing, manhunt, on the run, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, false accusation, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.0
 330
Harry's Game (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Harry is an undercover agent for the British army sent to Northern Ireland to infiltrate the IRA and find (and terminate) the assassin of a British Cabinet Minister. Harry is alone, the army hasn't been told he is being put in place, his wife ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: terrorism, track down, working undercover, chases and races, danger, undercover, hidden identity, secret agents, assassination, vengeance, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 327
The Net (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Net is a 1998 television drama series based on the 1995 film of the same name. The series starred Brooke Langton as Angela Bennett, the character Sandra Bullock played in the film. Produced in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, the series ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak, rough ...
Plot: on the run, mystery, woman in danger, life turned upside down, chases and races, computers and web, crimes, danger, heroes, law enforcement, rivalry, programmer ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Benefit of the Doubt (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty two years earlier, Karen helped convict her father, Frank, for the murder of her mother. With his new freedom, thanks to parole, Frank returns home to seek revenge. Having always pleaded his innocence, Frank soon works his way back into ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, chase, dealing with death, crime, prison, false accusation, family life, crimes, deadly, family relations, single parent, manhunt ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
American Roulette (1988)
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, 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 ⇓
41%
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Undeniable (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
Story: 25 years ago, Jane saw a man killing her mother. Today, she's a well adjusted wife and mother herself. While having a physical, she notices a doctor who looks like the killer and reports him. No one believes her - except one cop.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, witnessing a crime, haunted by the past, crimes, couple relations, police investigation, deadly, couples
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 564
Natasha (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrified after having witnessed the cold-blooded murder of her boss and her cousin by vicious gangsters, an exotic dancer from Russia flees to England and assumes the identity of her dead relative only to discover that no matter how far you run, ...
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, reluctant partners, crime, crimes, village, deadly, criminal heroes, dancer's life, on the run, murder, village life, computers and web ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 414
Final Move (2006)
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: murder, electric chair, police investigation, crime, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, mystery, serial killer, special agents, investigation, mind game, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 670
A Perfect Spy (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 374 min.
Story: This is the story of Magnus Pym, from his childhood to the end of his career in middle age. As a young man, there is little doubt that his father Rick was the most influential character in his life. Rick was a raconteur, con man, thief, black ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, psychological
Plot: espionage, government agency, adventure, undercover, mystery, betrayal, introspection, cons and scams, midlife crisis, dishonesty, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: austria, england, usa, prague, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 207
Killing Blue (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Police Commissioner Alex Glass has been twisted into a sarcastic cynic by the hard luck story that is his life and by his daily contact with the criminals of Berlin's underground. His new assistant, Shirly Mai, is an attractive and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police, master criminal, serial killer, crime, drug dealing, mind game, police investigation, track down, uncover truth, police corruption, who done it ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.3
 5K
The Nanny (1965)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Joey returns home from the special school he has attended since killing his baby sister. But at home he creates a terrible fuss, moving from the bedroom Nanny has prepared to one with a strong lock, refusing to eat anything Nanny cooks ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: nanny, murder, unlikely criminals, psychological thriller, mystery, family in danger, estrangement, crimes, danger, deadly, family relations, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 155
Telling Lies (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The morning after the night before, a rapid spiral of disastrous telephone calls chart the certain ruin of young Phil's day as he attempts to fib his way out of one scrape after another. Told entirely in animated captions.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: legal investigation, who done it, crime, crimes, dishonesty, mystery, hidden identity, infidelity, murder, chases and races, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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