Movies like Nothing to Lose 2008

If you like "Nothing to Lose" you are looking for rough, serious and suspenseful movies about / with kidnapping, hostage, murder, teenage life, serial killer, crimes and confined themes of Crime and Thriller genre shot in Netherlands.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Nothing to Lose (2008)
 7.1
 3K
Nothing to Lose (2008)
Original name: TBS
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Johan has been locked up - wrongly in his opinion - for the murder of his father and little sister. His mother is the only one who can prove his innocence, but he hasn't been able to contact her for years. When he is transferred within the psychiatric prison to the long-stay department, it's the last straw. He decides to escape and to go looking for his mother.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, psychological, tense, realistic, disturbing, road movie
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, murder, teenage life, serial killer, crimes, confined, obsessive quest, criminal, mental illness, escape, road trip, court, rivalry, sexual abuse, police, journalist, mother, teenage girl, car theft, helicopter, threat, cross dressing, grandmother, car chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: netherlands, belgium

Movie in categories

kidnapping movies
5497
hostage movies
2878
murder movies
18688
rough movies
8252
suspenseful movies
18707

Most similar movies to Nothing to Lose

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, kidnapping, deadly, confined, murder, rivalry and danger mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Nothing to Lose: The Killing Jar (2010), Cry in the Woods (2004), The Wild Card (2004), Held for Ransom (2000), Carjacked (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: diner, murder, hostage, serial killer, crime gone awry, confined, rivalry, crimes, isolation, graphic violence, mind game, butterfly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Cry in the Woods (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An unfortunate bank robber takes an escaped mental patient, wanted for murder, as hostage.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: mental illness, investigation, crime gone awry, disorder, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, confined, hostage, murder, female nudity, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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 ⇓
75%
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, psychopath, confined, crimes, rivalry, survival, teenage life, ransom, wilderness, one man army, murderous pair ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
crimes movies
14398
tense movies
11742
confined movies
2657
 5.0
 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, hijacking, hostage, manipulation, woman in danger, on the road, rivalry, crimes, single parent, bank robber, car chase, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.1
 7K
The Entitled (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Without the security of the job he wants or the future he dreamed of, Paul Dynan plans the perfect crime to help his struggling family – abduct the socialite children of three wealthy men and collect a ransom of $3-million dollars. Over the course ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, confined, crime gone awry, breaking point, confinement indoors, disorder, partners, unlikely criminals, crimes, rich, cell phone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.7
 526
Black Ransom (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A powerful triad boss has been kidnapped, and the new police superintendent Koo (Fala Chen) decides to recruit the help of Mann (Simon Yam), a former supercop who has since been relegated to back-up duty. Mann has his work cut out for him when he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, police investigation, rivalry, law enforcement, confined, murder, vengeance, blackmail, kidnapping, hostage, police brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.9
 449
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, exciting ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, race against time, psychopath, rivalry, daring rescue, gang, crimes, confined, parents and children, murderous pair, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 1K
The Ungodly (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When struggling filmmaker inadvertently records a notorious serial killer in the middle of a murderous act, he decides to use the footage to blackmail the madman into being the subject of a disturbing new documentary.
Style: serious, rough, psychological, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, rape and murder, filmmaking, filmmaker, crimes, voyeurism, psychopath, rape, blackmail, media satire, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.0
 304
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: mental illness, crimes, confined, mentally unstable, kidnapping, crime gone awry, hostage, strong female presence, women, obsessive compulsive disorder, twins, agoraphobia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 732
Punished (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Real estate tycoon Wong Ho-Chiu (Anthony Wong Chau-Sang) suffers great pain when his daughter Daisy (Janice Man) is kidnapped and killed. Wong Ho-Chiu turns to his trusted bodyguard Chor (Richie Ren) to seek out the perpetrators and exact revenge. ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, vengeance, life turned upside down, vigilantism, crimes, drug abuse, downfall, life is a bitch, confined, track down, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 14K
Switchback (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI agent Dennis Quaid tries to catch a serial killer who kidnapped his son.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, murder, crimes, law enforcement, vengeance, hitchhiker, missing person, murder mystery, police investigation, mystery, loss of son ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.7
 914
Days of Grace (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Mexico City. 2002, 2006, 2010. A cop. A hostage. A wife. Corruption, violence, vengeance. Three destinies, during 30 days, during three Soccer World Cups. Three ways to fight in order to survive.
Style: tense, serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: rivalry, gang, police detective, couples, police corruption, couple relations, vengeance, hostage, law enforcement, confined, dishonesty, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Nightmare in Columbia County (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The recounting of a terrible crime that wracked a family and galvanized police in South Carolina in the 1980's. Southern beauty pageant winner Dawn Smith is targeted by a sadistic stalker whose obsession with her leads him to kidnap her younger ...
Style: tense, mind bending, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, beauty pageant, psychopath, small town, woman in danger, small town life, obsession, riddles and clues, contests and competitions, confined, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
As Good as Dead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seeking revenge for the murder of their religious leader, fundamental loyalists kidnap and torture the man they believe responsible, but the ensuing clash of right vs. left ideologies quickly reveals that they may have the wrong man, which puts them ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: murder, hostage, confined, kidnapping, crimes, vengeance, rivalry, domestic disturbance, escape attempt, brutality, deception, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 13K
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, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense ...
Plot: gang, vigilantism, captivity, rivalry, sexual abuse, vengeance, murder, confined, injustice, life is a bitch, crimes, escape attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Heineken Kidnapping (2011)
Genre: Crime, History, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 127 min.
Story: On a cold November day in 1983, is the world's most successful and richest brewer Alfred Heineken and his chauffeur Ab Doderer the door of his office abducted. What follows is the most notorious and infamous kidnapping case that the Netherlands ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, ransom, crimes, confined, captivity, businessman, abuse, abduction, beer, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 3K
The Lost (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A charismatic psycho suspected of killing two innocent campers in a cold-blooded double homicide grows increasingly unstable as his suburban empire starts to crack at the foundations.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, murder, psychopath, police investigation, serial killer, drug use, crimes, youth, rivalry, narcissism, violence, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
escape movies
4487
road trip movies
1300
court movies
1748
 5.0
 463
Surveillance (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an security guard whose spotless record at crime prevention marks the horrifying reality of deception, blackmail and murder.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, psychopath, murder, mystery, dishonesty, rivalry, manipulation, security guard, police, obsession, special agents, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
6th Commandment Cross (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Meet Leonard, a man who will help you die with a smile on your face. A young attorney meets his client for the first time, a serial killer known as the "Smiley Face Killer", whose victims all died with a smile on their faces.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, crimes, euthanasia, mercy killing, lawyer, murder, suicide, rivalry, angel of death, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 618
The Collector (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Une policière, Maud Graham, suit un tueur en série qui agresse des femmes. En même temps, elle héberge un jeune prostitué et un fugueur de 12 ans. L'action se déroule dans la ville et capitale de la province du même nom, Québec.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, neo noir
Plot: murder, serial killer, police investigation, kidnapping, police detective, mind game, crimes, who done it, riddles and clues, law enforcement, life is a bitch, pedophilia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Candy Snatchers (1973)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An abused autistic boy is the sole witness to the kidnapping of a teenage heiress.
Style: tense, scary, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, dismemberment, rescue, mute or deaf, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, domestic disturbance, gang, crime gone awry, school, store ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 486
The Box (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disgraced former LAPD detective leads a home invasion in search of millions in stolen money. The plan goes awry and homicide detectives seeking answers interrogate the only survivors; a thief and a victim.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, murder, mind game, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, police investigation, betrayal, confined, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
rivalry movies
13209
police movies
7949
road movie movies
1654
 4.8
 1K
Splinter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gang member, suffering from severe memory loss, searches for his brother's murderer. He secretly enlists the aid of the investigating Detective, while other members of his gang are mysteriously and sadistically murdered.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, gang, vengeance, crimes, life is a bitch, uncover truth, serial killer, police corruption, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, witnessing a crime, city life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Room of Death (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While on a joyride with the headlights turned off, two men hit and kill another man carrying a satchel full of money. The two men decide to take the money and throw the body into a pond and bury the money in a coal hill. The next morning the police ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, enigmatic, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, haunted by the past, maniac, serial killer, mystery, psychopath, crimes, confined, police investigation, missing person, murder, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
 240
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: hostage, family in danger, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, crimes, confined, kidnapping, isolation, teenage girl, home invasion, good versus evil, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Cohasset Snuff Film (2012)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 2009, the small town of Cohasset, Massachusetts was rocked with tragedy. A 17-year-old high school senior named Collin Mason murdered three classmates. All the murders were videotaped and uploaded to the Internet via bit torrent sites and for ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, high school, small town, small town life, investigation, crimes, computers and web, found footage, violence, society, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 11K
The Factory (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An obsessed cop is on the trail of a serial killer prowling the streets of Buffalo, N.Y. but when his teenage daughter disappears, he drops any professional restraint to get the killer.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, investigation, police detective, graphic violence, crimes, confined, vigilantism, obsession, manhunt, track down, policewoman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 1K
Duress (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Haunted with nightmares of his wife's recent suicide and struggling to mend the relationship with his only daughter, Richard is caught as a witness to the violence of Abner Solvie. He finds himself at the mercy of a charismatic killer and ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, parents and children, family relations, blackmail, father daughter relationship, widower, murder, salvation, graphic violence, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, missing person, rivalry, terrorism, chase, race against time, car chase, destiny, missing child, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%