Movies like Out of Control 1998

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Out of Control (1998)
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Out of Control (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman decides to steal her mobster boyfriend's car and a whole lot of his money, then tries to hide out in a small town. With a cop and a hit man on her tail, she makes friendly with a reformed criminal who will do whatever it takes to protect her.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: diner, gangsters, crimes, crime, on the run, small town life, dishonesty, small town, woman in danger, money, theft, mob boss, on the lam, thong panties, panties, purple panties
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, deadly, danger, woman in danger, murder and female nudity mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Out of Control: Temptation (1994), The Fall (1999), The Secretary (1995), BlackMale (2000), Dead Silent (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Temptation (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After five years in prison for insurance fraud the sailor Lanarsky is released. Together with his buddy Bone he gets a job as seamen on board the yacht owned by the wife of his insurance fraud-partner Michael Reddick. Lanarsky has a question to his ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, cons and scams, criminal heroes, deadly, betrayal, danger, crimes, woman in danger, crime, dishonesty, taking a shower, tape over mouth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 210
The Fall (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, Hungary, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Budapest, two Americans live together. Adam, a former Manhattan prosecutor at work on his first novel, and Lisa, a cool hard-working financier who idolizes her boss (former Communist turned deal maker, Kovacs) as she tires of Adam's ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: espionage, intrigue, chases and races, dishonesty, crimes, mentally unstable, mysterious character, on the run, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hungary, europe, budapest, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.8
 234
The Secretary (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Her boss made ​​a big mistake by not promoting it. Now is the perfect secretary in the service of revenge.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: rivalry, disgruntled, power relations, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, workplace, manipulations, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, strong female presence, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 351
BlackMale (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Plot is actually pretty crafty and full of (surprisingly) unsuspecting twists. The special effects are actually quite realistic which is surprising for such a low budget movie. Bokeeem Woodbine plays his role with a serious emotion that only ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, siblings relations, heist, cons and scams, dishonesty, deadly, crime gone awry, disorder, blackmail, bathtub, lesbian, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 4.8
 267
Dead Silent (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Julia Kerrbridge is working hard to become a doctor. Suddenly, Julia finds herself the guardian of her young niece, Amanda, after her parents were found murdered.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: woman in danger, murder, deadly, mute or deaf, crimes, youth, dishonesty, danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), child in peril, graphic violence, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 680
Payback (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Oscar Bonsetter tells a dying prisoner that he will take revenge on the sadistic guard who killed him. In exchange, Oscar is told of a stash of money. Oscar is eventually released from prison but when he goes to get revenge, he gets sidetracked by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, vengeance, neo noir, crimes, couple relations, dishonesty, heist, love triangle, dangerous attraction, prison, ex convict, armed robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Two Shades of Blue (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Susan Price has written a #1 bestseller, a steamy novel about a woman's search for the ultimate sexual experience entitled, "The Dark Side of Judith." When Susan is framed for the murder of her fiance, billionare publisher Jack ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, enigmatic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, undercover, danger, frame up, woman in danger, life turned upside down, dishonesty, deadly, protagonist as suspect, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), phone sex ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Burial Society (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In The Burial Society, Sheldon Kasner, an unlikely criminal who works as a bank loan manager, infiltrates the mysterious world of the Chevrah Kadisha (the Jewish society that prepares bodies for burial according to ancient ritual) in order to steal ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, biting ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, survival, cons and scams, disorder, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, down on your luck, bank, secret society, embezzlement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Picture Claire (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After her Montreal apartment burns down and her possessions are reduced to ash, Claire Beaucage heads to her boyfriend's place in Toronto, only to find that he's missing. Then the police mistake her for Lily Warden, a sinister woman who ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: chase, mistaken identity, murder, police, theft, crimes, dishonesty, investigation, woman in danger, neo noir, tough heroes, righting the wronged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, bahamas, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 242
Amnesia (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paul Keller is a minister who has found himself heavily involved in an illicit affair with his son's teacher. Unable to see an end to his deceptive and sinful path, he concocts a scheme to fake his own death. However, his cunning plan goes awry ...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, motel, amnesia, couple relations, dishonesty, crimes, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unfulfillment, small town, memory loss, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 378
Protection (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A mobster moves to a new town as a protected witness and tries to start over, only to find he can't escape his old ways
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hidden identity, starting over, going straight, criminal heroes, rivalry, crime gone awry, hitman, criminal's revenge, danger, deadly, special agents, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.0
 589
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, female detective, murder, village, hitman, partners, reluctant partners, crimes, deadly, danger, on the run, dancer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.0
 2K
The Heavy (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry turned into betrayal between two brothers. One a prime candidate for Prime Minister, the other a henchman for a successful, yet shady businessman. Presented with an opportunity to take revenge against his brother, our anti-hero must ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gangsters, betrayal, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, dishonesty, sibling rivalry, violence, siblings relations, family relations, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.1
 2K
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: rough, suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: false accusation, woman in danger, hospital, graphic violence, crimes, couple relations, murder, infidelity, rivalry, crumbling marriage, couples, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Midnight in Saint Petersburg (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Harry Palmer heads a private investigation business based in Moscow. His associates are Nikolai "Nick" Petrov (Jason Connery), ex-CIA agent Craig (Michael Sarrazin), and ex-KGB Colonel Gradsky (Lev Prygunov). They take on the job of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, private detective, heroes, rivalry, state affairs, crimes, kgb, nuclear threat, save the day, secret agents, chases and races, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 884
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: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, manhunt, betrayal, crime gone awry, frame up, law enforcement, criminal heroes, hitman, cons and scams, dishonesty, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.1
 222
Fashion Victim (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Andrew Cunanan started his murderous spree in Minnesota, continued through Chicago, and despite being the subject of an intense manhunt, was able to kill fashion great Gianni Versace, in Miami, before killing himself.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, fbi, fashion designer, manhunt, crimes, on the run, violence spree, deadly, murder, gay interest, killing spree, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 224
Thunder Point (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Former IRA agent Sean Dillon comes to the rescue when a woman discovers a briefcase containing plans that could destroy all of Europe. Dillon's assignment is to protect her until the plans can be properly destroyed.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: espionage, bathtub, ira, world war two, criminal heroes, state affairs, undercover, dishonesty, adventure, crimes, unlikely partners, save the day ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, chase, crime, psychopath, family relations, couples, graphic violence, prison, woman in danger, death in the family, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 511
Striking Poses (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a beautiful paparazzo for a tabloid magazine finds herself pursued by a ruthless stalker, she is determined to emerge from this deadly game alive, and independently wealthy.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: kidnapping, dishonesty, stalking, confined, special agents, betrayal, femme fatale, crimes, journalism, genocide, survival, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 1K
The Suspect (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two African American social scientists pose as bank robbers in an effort to understand the racial dynamics of small-town law enforcement. However, their experiment takes an unplanned turn.
Style: tense, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, racism, false arrest, law enforcement, police investigation, small town, dishonesty, society, murder, death, who done it, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Perfect Tenant (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Twenty years ago Danny Summer found his father hanging from the rafters on Christmas Eve. Ever since that night he has been plotting revenge. When Brian Hartwell moves into Jessica Michael's guesthouse, she has no idea that her new tenant has a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, haunted by the past, mysterious character, split personality, mind game, danger, supernatural, chase, mentally unstable, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 826
Second Skin (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, South Africa, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tough guy named Tommy Gunn, with "kaos" tattooed on his neck, a beautiful blond named Crystal Ball who's struck by a car and can't remember her past, a sadistic scalpel-wielding mobster in Cleveland, a balding schmuck gambling ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy
Plot: neo noir, haunted by the past, femme fatale, gangsters, starting over, couples, dangerous attraction, fall in love, criminal's revenge, crimes, love and romance, attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 4.9
 313
The Pass (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A businessman with a compulsive gambling problem which has led to his wife leaving him, travels to Reno, Nevada for some gambling therapy which takes a turn when he picks up a psychotic serial killer posing as a hitchhiker.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: gambling, murder, hitchhiking, police corruption, deadly, dishonesty, crimes, law enforcement, life is a bitch, addiction, down on your luck, neo noir ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 269
Annie's Garden (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In front of his 15-year-old son, a father loses his temper and strikes his younger daughter, thinking she's trying to run away from him. Jump ahead ten years: the dad is dead, the mom is gone, and the son, Luke, is raising his now grown sister, ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: small town, youth, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, small town life, lesbian subtext, death of father, child abuse, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: phone sex, prostitute, murder, psychopath, mind game, danger, stalking, chases and races, rivalry, police investigation, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 312
Twist of Fate (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful attorney's hunt for a serial killer is frustrated by his accomplice's twisted scheme to keep the killer free at all costs
Style: psychological, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, law enforcement, deadly, legal, dishonesty, legal investigation, stalking, courtroom drama, destiny, dangerous attraction, danger, twins ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lured Innocence (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A reporter sent to cover a murder trial discovers a web of deceit stemming from a torrid affair.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: small town life, infidelity, couples, crime, obsession, crimes, who done it, couple relations, family problems, deadly, investigation, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 946
Honour (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story centered on a young woman is targeted by her family for an "honour killing" and the bounty hunter who takes the job.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: track down, hitman, danger, on the run, crimes, family problems, deadly, woman in danger, family relations, parents and children, chases and races, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Double Identity (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Chechnya, an American doctor takes a detour in life when he helps a mysterious woman escape from her would-be assailant.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, danger, mysterious character, gangsters, heroes, daring rescue, woman in danger, crimes, mistaken identity, save the lady, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 20th century, year 1992
Place: europe, bulgaria, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%