Movies like Dynamite

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Dynamite (2004)
 4.5
 170
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: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: family in danger, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, hostages, crime gone awry, kidnapping, confined, crimes, danger, good versus evil, isolation, rivalry, criminal, teenage girl, tattoo, fire, home invasion, explosion, little boy, beating, abuse, woman in danger, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, hostage ...
Time: contemporary

Most similar movies to Dynamite

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and tense films with plots about crimes, danger, confined, deadly, kidnapping, rivalry and hostages mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Dynamite: Stealing Candy (2003), Nowhere in Sight (2001), Confine (2013), From the Inside (2010), The Grind (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.3
 567
Stealing Candy (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, criminal's revenge, crime, hostages, movie star, crime gone awry, cons and scams, heist, hitman, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Nowhere in Sight (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thriller - Helen Slater, Christopher Heyerdahl, Andrew McCarthy
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: woman in danger, captivity, hostages, starting over, battles, confined, crimes, danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, intruder, blind woman, apartment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.0
 262
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, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: hostages, confined, crimes, mentally unstable, crime gone awry, kidnapping, mental illness, twins, women, agoraphobia
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, cons and scams, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, murderous pair, crime gone awry, kidnapping, rivalry, cheating, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 309
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, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: dishonesty, deadly, going straight, crimes, danger, rivalry, criminal's revenge, partners, criminal heroes, looking for sex, unlikely criminals, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.3
 118
Blind Heat (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An industrialist's wife is kidnapped and held for ransom.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, hostages, missing person, crime, confined, crimes, danger, crime gone awry, daring rescue, race against time, survival, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.5
 251
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, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, criminal heroes, bounty hunter, hostages, unlikely partners, adventure, crime gone awry, race against time, hijacking, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostages, murderous pair, ransom, student, hostage situation, one man army, crime, bus, school, high school, family in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 510
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: isolation, couple relations, dangerous attraction, kidnapping, torture, couples, psychopath, confined, danger, holiday, country house, new year's eve ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Cold Eyes of Fear (1971)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Against a backdrop of Swingin' 60s London a young playboy type "steals" a beautiful Italian girl from her elderly date and suggests she comes back to his place for some good times. "His place" being owned by his father, a ...
Style: rough, serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: home invasion, vengeance, kidnapping, whodunit, confined, crimes, danger, rivalry, criminal's revenge, hostages, stalking, police corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.5
 898
Bad Karma (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as Jack Malloy, a hardcore career criminal until a near-death experience causes him to turn his world around. But when his former partner Drake is released from prison, he tracks Jack down to blackmail him into one last job. Jack is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, crime, vengeance, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, going straight, frame up, criminal heroes, ex convict, surveillance camera, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, suspense
Plot: crimes, gangsters, vengeance, deadly, dishonesty, partners, rivalry, devil, mafia, murder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 72
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: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Plot: escaped mental patient, hostages, crimes, danger, unlikely criminals, daring rescue, down on your luck, forces of nature, chases and races, confined, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 1K
The Cottage (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romance novelist (David Arquette) moves into a "cottage" behind the home of a composer and his family. He seems sweet, but what do they really know about him?
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: tenant, kidnapping, family in danger, suburbs, crimes, danger, deadly, family relations, parents and children, psychopath, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Fishing Without Nets (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Kenya, Somalia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In Somalia, principled, young husband and father Abdi turns to piracy to support his family. While his wife and child wait for him in Yemen, an outdated and fragile satellite phone is his only connection to all he truly values. Abdi and his fellow ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, captivating ...
Plot: realism, hijacking, hostages, pirate, moral dilemma, confined, crimes, danger, power relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.2
 701
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, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, confined, mentally challenged, mentally unstable, race against time, survival, track down, isolation, psychopath, chases and races, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
 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: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: hostages, mind game, couple relations, confined, crimes, danger, dishonesty, rivalry, betrayal, domestic disturbance, vengeance, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.1
 452
The Life Zone (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Kidnapped by a mysterious figure, three women find themselves trapped in an abandoned hospital. Held against their will for months, the prisoners are faced with life-transforming decisions and must struggle for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, scary
Plot: captivity, hospital, kidnapping, pregnancy, isolation, woman in danger, confined, crimes, danger, mysterious character, psychopath, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 348
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: kidnapping, criminal heroes, murderous pair, theme park, crimes, danger, deadly, gang, hostages, daring rescue, race against time, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.6
 598
Four Assassins (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Four assassins meet in a hotel suite to resolve unfinished business. A tense drama set in the cosmopolitan world of Hong Kong.
Style: talky, serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: hitman, danger, deadly, criminal heroes, hotel, crimes, urban, rivalry, wine, reunion, assassin, hit by a car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 835
Stalked at 17 (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When 17 year old Angela fell for Chad, he promised to love her forever. When she got pregnant with his child, he promised to take care of them both. When she realized he was deceptive and abusive, he promised to change. When she wanted to leave, he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: stalker, kidnapping, family in crisis, teenage pregnancy, family in danger, pregnancy, teenage life, danger, youth, family problems, stalking, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 364
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: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, small town, crime, gangsters, hidden identity, special agents, witnessing a crime, chase, crime gone awry, going straight, hitman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 308
Hitched (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a homemaker discovers that her husband is a philanderer, she imprisons him in their soundproof basement and reports him missing to the police.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: isolation, infidelity, captivity, confined, dishonesty, family problems, crumbling marriage, missing person, crimes, rivalry, unfulfillment, secret place ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A neglectful mother overhears her husband on the telephone at their workplace talking with their babysitter. She discovers they are having an affair and are going to have a baby. She concocts an evil plan to win back her husband and remove the girl ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: infidelity, nanny, murder, crumbling marriage, vengeance, family in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, babies and infants, psychopath, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Keep Watching (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of "Kill, Or Be Killed". As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is being streamed live to riveted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, murder, danger, confined, found footage, deadly, manipulations, mind game, isolation, psychopath, hidden camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.9
 1K
Event 15 (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three soldiers get trapped in an elevator when terrorists set off a dirty bomb. But when White escapes, her world turns upside down as she realizes nothing is what it seems.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough ...
Plot: elevator, soldier, military, survival, captivity, isolation, confined, danger, hostages, losing-it hero, woman in danger, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime, gangsters, hostages, woman in danger, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, betrayal, crumbling marriage, gambling, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 836
Endure (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a shocking photo of a young woman is found inside the twisted metal of a fatal car crash, veteran detective Emory Lloyd must risk everything to identify and find the woman before it's too late.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: kidnapping, swamp, police detective, race against time, chases and races, crimes, danger, law enforcement, police investigation, reluctant partners, woman in danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 11K
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: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: secret agents, race against time, captivity, confined, danger, terrorism, isolation, chases and races, running out of air, agent as target, secret place, terrorist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.6
 322
Poker Run (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert (Bertie Higgins) and Allan (J.D. Rudometkin) decide to add some excitement to their lives by taking up Harley riding. But things go south when two psychopathic bikers (Robert Thorne and Jay Wisell) kidnap their wives (Debra Hopkins and ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, psychopath, confined, crimes, buddies, gang, hostages, mind game, couple relations, family in crisis, kidnapping, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%