Movies like Nowhere Man 2005

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Nowhere Man (2005)
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Nowhere Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: dark humor, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, realistic
Plot: vigilantism, crimes, vengeance, couple relations, racism, betrayal, mentally unstable, mind game, gory, deadly, rivalry, race against time, woman in danger, strong sexual content, wedding, revolution, manhood, kidnapping, crime, graphic violence, couples, death row, criminal's revenge, rape, castration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, rough, serious and realistic films with plots about crimes, deadly, rivalry, vengeance, murder, gory and crime mostly in Drama, Horror and Crime genres. Some movies like Nowhere Man: No Blood No Tears (2002), The Rape of Richard Beck (1985), Nobody Loves Alice (2008), Dead in a Heartbeat (2002), Back in the Day (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
No Blood No Tears (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Gyung-sun is a washed-up cab driver who has been trying to go straight after years in trouble with the law after being a big-time safecracker. Soo-jin wants to be a famous singer, but lives the life of a trophy girlfriend to her vicious gangster ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, vigilantism, forbidden love, friendship, betrayal, track down, redemption, dishonesty, gangsters, rivalry, gory, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Rape of Richard Beck (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tables turn for cynical police officer Richard Beck (Richard Crenna) when he's viciously attacked by two homicidal crooks. Having never been empathetic toward the victims he's dealt with on a daily basis, Beck must now confront the ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: rape, law enforcement, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, life is a bitch, vengeance, rivalry, deadly, murder, danger, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Nobody Loves Alice (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nobody Loves Alice is about Alice, a sad and lonely woman who always dreamed of finding the right person to be with...
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: slasher, rivalry, crimes, infidelity, vengeance, couples, deadly, gory, obsession, female psychopath, loneliness, woman kills a man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Dead in a Heartbeat (2002)
Genre: Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unlikely duo, Lieutenant Tom Royko of the Seattle Bomb Squad and renowned heart surgeon, Dr. Gillian Hayes, find themselves in a race against time to track down a disturbed bomber who is inexplicably causing Dr. Hayes' patients to explode.
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, vengeance, deadly, law enforcement, mentally unstable, danger, doctors and patients, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, crime, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Back in the Day (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young man slides back into a life of crime after reuniting with a shady acquaintance from his past.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, gang, racism, crimes, criminal heroes, fall in love, introspection, starting over, vigilantism, moral dilemma, dishonesty, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.5
 295
Maniacts (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two serial killers meet and fall in love in an asylum for the criminally insane. Upon escaping their corrupt captors, they flee to the country to try and lead a happy, normal life. Unfortunately, "normal" turns out to be a state of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, mental institution, criminal heroes, lovers on the run, romancing a criminal, fall in love, mind game, deadly, crimes, starting over, slasher, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.6
 2K
Adam Chaplin (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: Italy, USA, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the fictional country of Heaven Valley, the film is the story of a man, Adam, who following the suspicious death of his wife begins to investigate her murder and in doing so, discovers the involvement of local mafia boss: Denny Richards. ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, gangsters, danger, superhuman powers, gory, anti hero, heroes, life is a bitch, crimes, anti heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.7
 413
The Janitor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lionel is a custodian that longs for more. Bombarded with daily disrespect and insults from his co-workers, Lionel sets on a path of revenge and begins to brutally murder everyone in his path.
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, vengeance, friendship, murder, crimes, deadly, rivalry, college life, violence spree, sexual relations, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Bundy: An American Icon (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bundy, starring Corin Nemec in the title role and co-starring Kane Hodder, details the dark psyche and previously unexplored motivations of the man who became known as one of the most notorious serial killers to leave behind a legacy of evil.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, psychopath, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, slasher, gory, violence spree, human nature, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.9
 3K
Stiletto (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The seemingly random killings of an assassin puzzle her former lover, a wealthy Greek crime boss whose organization is jeopardized by his love for her, and the detective following her rising body count
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, police investigation, hitman, rivalry, betrayal, tough heroes, danger, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, police detective, assassin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.7
 959
Hanger (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A horrifying tale of revenge that begins with a back-alley abortion, and ends with a bloodbath so vicious that it brings a new meaning to 'an eye for eye.
Style: disturbing, rough, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, pregnancy, vengeance, violence spree, gory, life is a bitch, deadly, disfigurement, mutilation, abortion, pimp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Strange Things Happen at Sundown (2003)
Genre: Horror, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: What happens when normal people find they need to kill, in order to survive? This is the story of such a group of people, suddenly turned into vampires, and carving a path of blood and mayhem throughout New York City. Slowly, they lose their grip on ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, vampire, vengeance, survival, graphic violence, crimes, supernatural, gang, danger, deadly creature, deadly, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.6
 1K
Scarecrow (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school outcast who lives in a trailer with his mother finally meets a friend. He wants to ask her if they can go the next step, but then sees her kissing another boy at a party. He runs home only to find his mother having sex with a drunk. He ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, cult film
Plot: supernatural, slasher, scarecrow, crimes, deadly, martial arts, vengeance, gory, murder, zombie, ghost, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.6
 502
My Pure Joy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On the outside Adam appears to be a normal teenager, but underneath...his mind has been so rotted by trauma from his past and the gory films he watches, that he has blurred the lines between reality and pretend! This prompts Adam to start killing ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, obsession, terrorism, mentally unstable, crimes, slasher, deadly, gory, teenage life, youth, psycho, murder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.5
 2K
Julia X (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Meeting a man on the Internet, Julia decides to see him in person, only to get abducted and branded with the letter "x" by that guy. A game of cat and mouse follows, but the story has an unexpected twist.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, rape, crimes, serial killer, danger, psychopath, woman in danger, gory, internet dating, torture, escape, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Art of Darkness (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ben and Liz are a married couple still coming to terms with Liz's recent miscarriage. Too distraught in the weeks after it, she quit her nursing job, and Ben is struggling to hold on to his accountancy job after a round of redundancies. Things ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: captivity, crimes, race against time, confined, deadly, danger, woman in danger, rivalry, amateur detective, maniac, violence, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Bullets, Blood & a Fistful of Ca$h (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hard boiled tale of bloody revenge that interweaves the stories of nine criminals. The story takes place in one day, on the eve of an all out syndicate war. Through a twisted series of events, the interweaving narratives are put on an ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: rivalry, partners, vengeance, police detective, deadly, dishonesty, drug dealing, law enforcement, police investigation, partners against crime, gory, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Family: Ties of Blood (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The story is on the concept of karma and bad deeds. It follows Viren Sahai (Amitabh Bachchan), underworld don who rules over India. His son Abhir (Sushant Singh) is spoilt and believes he can do anything due to his father's power. When ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, vengeance, hostage, rivalry, dishonesty, confined, hostages, danger, vigilantism, bollywood, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 3.3
 187
Dark Places (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Keri Walker is a drug-addicted prostitute who ends up killing her latest john in self-defense. She finds shelter at a place run by a couple who find pleasure in others' pain. The haven house turns into a hell house and Keri must do whatever she ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, drug abuse, addiction, deadly, crimes, danger, sexual relations, gory, couples, murder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.9
 495
Spanish Judges (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A con-artist hires two low-lifes to cover him during a deal, ending with three criminals, two dueling pistols, and one night they'll never forget
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: mind game, mystery, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, psychopath, deadly, crime gone awry, rivalry, betrayal, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, mentally challenged ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 747
A Bloody Aria (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: On a day trip through the countryside, aspiring opera singer In-jeong flees to the woods to escape the advances of her lecherous professor and mentor, Yeong-sun. When a seemingly harmless local man offers her a ride to the bus station, In-jeong ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, serious, realistic
Plot: professor, womanizer, opera singer, captivity, survival, woman in danger, gang, on the run, rivalry, gory, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Great American Snuff Film (2004)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two pretty young women are abducted to be the featured stars of a snuff film produced by a couple low-life goons. The ladies are bound, gagged, tortured, burned with cigarettes and forced to dig their own graves.
Style: bleak, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious
Plot: kidnapping, torture, murder, slasher, crimes, deadly, danger, serial killer, gory, psychopath, woman in danger, voyeurism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Living in Peril (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The young architect Walter leaves his wife Linda to go to L.A. to draw a mansion for Harrison. On the highway a truck driver almost drives him off the road. Walter calls the truck-company to complain. The driver gets fired. When Walter arrives to ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, mind game, danger, stalking, obsession, psychopath, dangerous attraction, crimes, rivalry, mentally unstable, deadly, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 7.0
 11K
In Bar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of young high society friends, aged between 18 and 25, are gathered at a friend's bar that they regularly frequent for the night. But when they finish of their last beer and prepare to head home they find themselves held captive at ...
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: bar, gang, captivity, vigilantism, sexual abuse, confined, life is a bitch, crimes, murder, rivalry, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.7
 612
Ooga Booga (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Revenge is served on a spear when dirty cops brutally murder DEVIN, an innocent African-American med student. Devin’s soul is magically transferred into the body of an action figure named OOGA BOOGA. Armed only with his tribal weapon and the help ...
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, scary, rough, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trailer park, vengeance, crimes, danger, curses spells and rituals, gory, strong violent content, racism, deadly, supernatural, spear, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.9
 183
Cartel War (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Led by a detective hell-bent on revenge, a team of undercover cops in Los Angeles attempt to bring down a powerful drug mob from the inside. Operating outside the law, they put everything on the line to clean up the streets and exact payback on the ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: working undercover, rivalry, law enforcement, drug dealing, criminal's revenge, crimes, revenge, murder, police, friendship, male female relationship, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 90
Trapped (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The suicide was easy, getting away with everything else could be murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: protagonist as suspect, manhunt, femme fatale, mind game, legal investigation, dishonesty, betrayal, crumbling marriage, crimes, rivalry, deadly, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Death by Engagement (2005)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to track down a vicious serial killer bent on reclaiming his mother's family heirloom wedding ring as it passes from bride to bride with the killer always one step behind, and the detectives one step behind the killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: murder, psychopath, police investigation, obsession, track down, police detective, deadly, law enforcement, danger, crimes, vengeance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 988
Triad Wars (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the midst of a violent gang war, a series of misfortunes threaten the fate of a gang boss and his mob.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, betrayal, martial arts, police investigation, gangsters, hitman, vengeance, vigilantism, criminal heroes, dishonesty, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 247
Black Rat (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Six classmates receive an e-mail from Asuka, who they thought had committed suicide, asking them to meet up later that night. But when a person wearing a bloody rat mask surprises them and begins a ferocious attack, the students realize that someone ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: vengeance, suicide, deadly, crimes, rivalry, youth, school, high school, survival, masked killer, danger, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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