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Quiz (2012)
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Quiz (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A famous game show host is being harassed in a restaurant by a strange man who claims to have kidnapped his wife and daughter. A morbid game ensues in which the game show host turns out to be the contestant.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, rivalry, mind game, family in danger, mysterious character, crimes, police, father daughter relationship, game, chase, manipulation, police officer, mistress, ambulance, restaurant, hospital, waiter, cell phone, host, quiz, danger, gun, shot in the hand, shot in the face, envelope ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and tense films with plots about crimes, danger, rivalry, kidnapping, deadly, confined and graphic violence mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Quiz: To Kill a Man (2014), Voice of a Murderer (2007), Engaged to Kill (2006), 12 Hours to Live (2006), Towards Darkness (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
To Kill a Man (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: How far will you go to protect your family? Jorge is a peaceful hard-working man who seeks a simple, quiet life for himself and his family. One day, he is mugged and humiliated by a gang of thugs led by Kalule, a delinquent from his neighborhood. ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: revenge, family in danger, couples, rivalry, crimes, couple relations, justice, murder, police, legal system, vigilante, diabetic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Voice of a Murderer (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a top-notch task force to work ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, sad ...
Plot: police investigation, kidnapping, crimes, family problems, chase, mind game, blackmail, death of child, reporter, child abduction, child in peril, rivalry ...
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Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Engaged to Kill (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Abby Lord (Maria del Mar) is kidnapped and her husband Robert Lord (Joe Lando) has to pay off a million dollar ransom. Based on a True Life story.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: woman in danger, confined, rivalry, family relations, crimes, false identity, wedding ring, abduction, revenge, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, kidnapping, gambling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
12 Hours to Live (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Amy is having a bad day. Not only has she been kidnapped by a deranged gunman, but as a diabetic without her insulin, her chances of survival are diminishing with each tick of the clock. FBI agent Megan Saunders isn't walking ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: diabetic, crimes, woman in danger, police investigation, chase, hostage, terminal illness, kidnapping, salvation, weapons, kidnapped, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Towards Darkness (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Deals with 90 minutes in a kidnapped hostage's life, and the frustration his family, a special ops team, and a man in charge of delivering the ransom money all feel as they rush to save him.
Style: tense, suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, missing person, rivalry, terrorism, chase, race against time, car chase, destiny, missing child, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Perez. (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Demetrio Perez is a tough prosecutor torn between the corruption inherent in his job and the desire to do right by his family. But when opportunity presents itself and his daughter Thea falls in love with a Mafioso’s son, Perez has to cut through ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: lawyer, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, dishonesty, blackmail, protection, family, legal, manipulation, child in peril, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Kidnap (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India, China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A fortnight before her eighteenth birthday, Sonia goes missing. Her family receives a call informing them that she has been kidnapped and her estranged father, a US-based businessman, must now follow the kidnapper’s instructions to the letter if ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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One on One (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On May 9th, a female high school student was brutally murdered. There are 7 suspects and 7 shadows that terrorize them. Who are they and which one of them is you?
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crimes, vigilantism, vengeance, rivalry, terrorist group, investigation, suspect, group of friends, high school student, kidnapping, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 7.9
 22K
Ugly (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A team of the best cops in Mumbai is dispatched to find a girl who has gone missing from her father's car. As the hunt for the kidnapper begins, fingers suspiciously point to closer home.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, epic ...
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, family relations, crimes, couple relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, track down, ex husband ex wife relationship, police, existentialism, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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 ⇓
60%
Brother's Keeper (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The FBI sought the help of Lucinda Pond (Jeanne Tripplehorn), a former agent of the body, to try to locate the author of a series of murders that allegedly may have committed his brother. Lucinda, who left the police years ago, decides to help ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Accident on Hill Road (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Accident on Hill Road is a cunning and energetic thriller that takes its premise from the real-life incident of a woman who hit a man, then drove home and parked the car in the garage with the man wedged halfway through her windshield. Celina Jaitly ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, sexy ...
Plot: crimes, getting home, accident, nurse, serial killer, rivalry, erotica, couples, golden years, drug abuse, drunken girl, retirement home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 114
Bloodlines (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: After Elaine Hopkin is found dead, apparent an OD suicide, her firstborn Mark wouldn't even inform his dad James Hopkin, who was locked up for murder. Kid sister Justine, a cocky uniformed cop, goes visit him, only to learn he was just ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.9
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Repentance (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas' teachings and uses his spiritual messages of Karma - action and reaction (Vipaka), against him to terrorize him ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.5
 279
Final Sale (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman undergoes an illegal organ transplant only to discover that the young girl who donated the kidney died during the operation. Determined to stop this heinous activity, but torn by the moral dilemma of being saved by it, she fights against her ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, neo noir ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Off Screen (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: March 11th, 2002. John R. takes the head of security and 17 others hostage in Amsterdam biggest skyscraper. John R. demands to speak with the Philips head of Sound&Vision. His goal is to warn people about a large-scale fraud, aimed at ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, clever
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, amsterdam, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 603
Armed Hands (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas and his team are after a gang of Serbian criminals using NATO-issued weapons. As the investigation leads him to Paris, Lucas attempts to reconnect with his estranged daughter, a young narc officer.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police investigation, crimes, partners, snitch, partners against crime, law enforcement, informant, drug bust, police, chase, investigation, bankruptcy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Absolute Killers (2011)
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Duration: 97 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
My Daughter, My Angel (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Man Inside (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak, tense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
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Three Way (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lew is a small time loser with a troubled past and a very big secret. Overhearing a couple plan a kidnapping, Lew is tempted to come up with a scheme of his own. He decides to get to the victim first and then blackmail the real criminals. His plan ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Story: Elizabeth Chase is busy remodeling her new home with her lawyer husband, Paul and daughter, McKenzie. To make sure it's finished before a charity event they're hosting, the couple hire a contractor, Javier, to help. However Elizabeth ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Black November (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Nigeria, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A volatile, oil-rich Nigerian community wages war against their corrupt government and a multi-national oil corporation to protect their land from being destroyed by excessive drilling and spills. To seek justice, a rebel organization kidnaps an ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gone but Not Forgotten (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 172 min.
Story: An Oregon woman vanishes. In her wake remains a single black rose & a note reading gone but not forgotten. Now a man stands accused: a private eye has gone missing: a detective knows more than she lets on: & a tough female attorney has ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: serial killer, private detective, investigation, amateur detective, rivalry, murder, psychopath, mind game, police investigation, police detective, mysterious character, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 758
Traffickers (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his best friend dies in an unexpected accident, black market dealer Young-gyu decides to wash his hands off his illegal activities and start a new life with his girlfriend Yu-ri. But his dream stalls when he learns that Yu-ri needs money for ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
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Ladies Night (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Insurance investigators track a serial killer who seduces women with access to big bucks, convinces them to embezzle, then kills them.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.3
 41K
Drishyam (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 160 min.
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Style: suspense, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%