Movies like Dynamite

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Dynamite (2004)
 4.2
 245
Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman's life is turned upside down when three armed robbers invade her home.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, family in danger, criminal's revenge, crimes, isolation, confined, crime gone awry, home invasion, teenage girl, fire, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, abuse, kidnapped, rivalry, good versus evil, criminal heroes, criminal, family relations, tattoo, father son relationship, little boy, poison, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary

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Most similar movies to Dynamite

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, danger, confined, kidnapping, hostage, rivalry and deadly mostly in Thriller, Crime and Horror genres. Some movies like Dynamite: Stealing Candy (2003), Confine (2013), Nowhere in Sight (2001), Wicked Blood (2014), Deviation (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.3
 704
Stealing Candy (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three ex-cons kidnap a famous movie star and force her to film a sex tape live on the internet for a paying audience.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexploitation film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sexploitation, woman in danger, hostage, femme fatale, confined, criminal's revenge, crimes, movie star, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, computers and web, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 314
Confine (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pippa is a physically and emotionally scarred former model living as a recluse in her meticulous Georgian flat. When a heist taking place in the same building goes wrong, Pippa's home is broken into by the charismatic Kayleigh. Pippa is taken ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: crimes, confined, mentally unstable, mental illness, crime gone awry, kidnapping, hostage, strong female presence, women, twins, obsessive compulsive disorder, agoraphobia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Nowhere in Sight (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thriller - Helen Slater, Christopher Heyerdahl, Andrew McCarthy
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: woman in danger, home invasion, captivity, starting over, confined, hostage, blind woman, criminal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, intruder, kidnapped, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 3K
Wicked Blood (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hannah and Amber Baker are trapped in a dark Southern underworld of violence, drugs and bikers. Both live in fear of their "Uncle Frank" Stinson, the ruthless leader of a crime organization.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: betrayal, family in danger, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, teenage life, youth, gang, drug dealing, criminal's revenge, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 3.8
 573
Deviation (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Told over one horrifying night, Deviation will take you on a white-knuckle journey into the mind of Frank Norton, a dangerous schizophrenic murderer as he escapes from Broadmoor Hospital and embarks on a murderous rampage across London. But when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, isolation, kidnapping, confined, split personality, crimes, killing spree, serial killer, hostage, violence spree, woman, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Held for Ransom (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Held for Ransom is a 2000 direct-to-video film about five high-school students that are kidnapped and held for ransom in a remote swamp area in Florida. It was directed and written by Lee Stanley based on the novel by Lois Duncan.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, ransom, teenage life, confined, crimes, rivalry, survival, psychopath, wilderness, one man army, empire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.1
 156
Blind Heat (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An industrialist's wife is kidnapped and held for ransom.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, daring rescue, missing person, rivalry, crime gone awry, crimes, confined, escapades, race against time, survival, ransom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
House Under Siege (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young boys and a girl commit a diamond robbery on Halloween. During escape the girl is fatally shot. One of the boys knows a doctor (Jeremy London) who has a private clinic in his house. They decide to go to his house instead of the hospital ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: crime gone awry, on the run, crimes, confined, gang, chase, rivalry, dishonesty, fugitives, hostage situation, halloween, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
From the Inside (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alone in their isolated home where no cars pass and no one lives nearby, Vincent and Tally suffer together in a loveless marriage. But what they don't know is that they are not as alone as they think -- a criminal and his psychotic brother are ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, dishonesty, murderous pair, crimes, crime gone awry, rivalry, kidnapping, cons and scams, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), money, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
 447
Zephyr Springs (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Dawn, an overworked single mother, agrees to take her teenage daughter, Kayla, to a luxurious but isolated spa retreat, the women believe they have escaped to a paradise of spa treatments, yoga, and nature hikes until a series of disturbing ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, scary ...
Plot: resort, woman in danger, confined, isolation, murder, kidnapping, single parent, family relations, witnessing a crime, crimes, parents and children, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 1K
The Truth (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a couple is taken hostage in their home by an intruder, a simple home invasion robbery turns into something much more complicated...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: hostage, heist, couples, crimes, betrayal, confined, dishonesty, vengeance, older man younger woman relationship, home invasion, kidnapping, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.9
 453
Tripfall (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial killer turns the life of a family on vacation into a nightmare.
Style: serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, race against time, psychopath, rivalry, daring rescue, gang, crimes, confined, parents and children, serial killer, murderous pair ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 21K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: sadistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, serial killer, killer, family in danger, sociopath, confined, crimes, kidnapping, maniac, villain, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.4
 1K
The Employer (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five highly qualified applicants interview for a coveted job with the Carcharias Corporation, a powerful conglomerate whose business practices are shrouded in mystery. On the night before the last round of interviews, they are all kidnapped and ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, confined, rivalry, contests and competitions, survival, struggle for survival, secret identity, trap, mystery, rivals, new job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Teenage Bank Heist (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cassie works as a teller at the bank where her mother is the branch manager. When the bank is robbed, Cassie is taken hostage. She soon finds out that the bank robbers are teenage girls, one of whom is her best friend, Abbie. In this propulsive real ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, heist, race against time, track down, confined, on the run, parents and children, friendship, crimes, abduction, lifetime, woman with a gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 5K
Supremacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story centers on paroled white supremacist who has just killed a cop, and takes a black family hostage. Within hours of being released from 14 years of solitary confinement in maximum-security Pelican Bay State Prison, Garrett Tully is on the ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hostage, crimes, family in danger, mind game, society, confined, family relations, murder, racism, husband wife relationship, ex convict, kidnapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 556
Love Sick Love (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dori and Norman, two stunning and sophisticated serial daters, are destined to endure a terrifying journey through perfect couple-hood: Valentine's, Easter, Halloween, Christmas and New Year. Except with psychopath Dori, it all needs to take ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: isolation, female psychopath, dangerous attraction, couples, psychopath, confined, weekend, country house, obsession, held captive, halloween, psychiatrist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Cherry Tree Lane (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Prosperous professional couple Mike and Christine are settling in for a standard evening of wine, TV and low-level marital hostility when a ring on their doorbell changes everything. Turns out their son Sebastian is in a little trouble with some ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, revenge, parents and children, family relations, juvenile delinquency, confined, isolation, family in danger, domestic disturbance, robbery, child in peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 3.7
 357
The Grind (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Luke, is a grifter who owes a significant debt to the Mexican mob. Set in the gritty underbelly of Gardena, CA Luke has to come up with one final scheme to pay back his debt or his life is at risk. Supported by his two only friends, Courtney and ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: dishonesty, disorder, crimes, rivalry, going straight, criminal's revenge, partners, looking for sex, criminal heroes, chaos and mayhem, blind ambition, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 3K
Freezer (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Robert Saunters, a mechanic is knocked unconscious at his birthday dinner and wakes up to find himself locked up inside the restaurant's freezer. Knowing nothing of why he's there, he realizes he has been mistaken as someone else.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, confined, freezer, hostage, crimes, kidnapped, russian mafia, stolen money, undercover cop, hypothermia, kidnapping, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.6
 314
Tunnel (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An ex-SAS agent and a thief battle for their lives as air runs out in a maze of abandoned mine tunnels while they're searching for $200 million in stolen diamonds.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, adventure, bounty hunter, save the day, one man army, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crimes, race against time, escapades, gang, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.2
 794
For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, kidnapping, race against time, isolation, track down, crimes, mentally challenged, mentally unstable, confined, graphic violence, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
 106
The Cursed (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman desperate to save her injured husband is taken hostage by an escaped mental patient.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: escaped mental patient, hostage, unlikely criminals, crimes, daring rescue, confined, escapades, forces of nature, psychopath, married couple, negotiation, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, isolation, murder, diner, hostage, crime gone awry, confined, rivalry, crimes, criminal, graphic violence, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 12K
Brake (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Secret Service Agent is held captive in the trunk of a car and endures high-speed mental and physical torture as terrorists attempt to extract needed information for their sinister plot.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: confined, secret place, husband wife relationship, agent as target, terrorism, isolation, captivity, secret agents, race against time, kidnapping, spy, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.2
 562
Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, confined, crimes, isolation, law enforcement, woman in danger, ghost, mountain, graphic violence, supernatural, haunted house, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Kidnapping of the President (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A South American quasi-revolutionary/guerilla/terrorist and a misled, admiring girl compatriot manage to kidnap the U.S. President during a diplomatic visit to Toronto. With a nondescript armored truck, crudely yet somehow elaborately rigged with ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, kidnapping, armored car, rescue, race against time, head of state, secret agents, crimes, law enforcement, politics, heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Devil's Dominoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On their way to a weekend hunting trip in the Ozarks, four friends get in to a car accident, killing the driver of the other car...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, partners, dishonesty, murder, car accident, mafia, devil, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, gambling, woman in danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, confined, gangsters, betrayal, tough heroes, crumbling marriage, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 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: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: fugitives, hostage, hijacking, bank robber, manipulation, woman in danger, on the road, rivalry, crimes, single parent, burglar, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%