Movies like Black and White 1999

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Black and White (1999)
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Black and White (1999)
Original name: Black & White
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Chris O'Brien, devote Catholic and rookie cop with LAPD, is assigned to partner with the hard-edged, street-smart Nora Hugosian. A serial killer is loose, and all the victims are low-life guys whom Nora has dealt with. So, when the tire tracks of a police car are found at a murder scene, she's the prime suspect of internal affairs investigator Simon Hertzel...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, surprise ending, neo noir, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police corruption, undercover cop, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, fighting crime, partners against crime, partners, dishonesty, chase, brother sister relationship, police station, police officer, police, female nudity, murder, stripper, anger, weightlifting, vigilante, rookie, trust, guilt ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles

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Most similar movies to Black and White

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about murder, crimes, police officer, police, violence, death and gun mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Black and White: Sacrifice (2000), Renegade Force (1998), Black Cat Run (1998), Blue Steel (1990), Sleepless (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sacrifice (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A convicted bank robber breaks free as he is being transported to prison after learning that his daughter has been killed by a serial killer. Determined to find her killer, he joins with a female cop who is working the case. He quickly discovers ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, manhunt, investigation, master criminal, mind game, track down, law enforcement, murder of a policewoman, chase, female serial killer ...
Time: 90s
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 5.5
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Renegade Force (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An FBI Agent (Michael Rooker) and a female cop (Diane DiLascio) join forces to stop renegade cops who are offing the bad guys. Robert Patrick is the leader of the renegades and Louis Mandylor is a reluctant young cop that is brought into the hit ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, nypd, police, nudity (full frontal - brief), swat team, vigilantism, police corruption, renegade, graphic violence, injustice, courtroom, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.6
 652
Black Cat Run (1998)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl is in love with a gas station attendant and sees him against her father's wishes. The father is the sheriff and shortly after a confrontation with the boy friend, he is killed by escaped convicts and the daughter is kidnapped. Everyone, ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, gas station, car, race against time, chase, rescue, desert, false accusation, murder, kidnapping, single father, mexican border ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, oklahoma, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
 16K
Blue Steel (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A female rookie in the police force engages in a cat and mouse game with a pistol wielding psychopath who becomes obsessed with her.
Style: neo noir, tense, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: policewoman, serial killer, chase, crimes, murder, female protagonist, police investigation, police, life philosophy, investigation, runaway, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 5.6
 33K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Plot: organized crime, tough cop, undercover cop, kidnapping, police corruption, rescue, police detective, father son relationship, race against time, brutality, murder, corruption ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 34K
Alex Cross (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Washington DC detective Alex Cross is told that a family member has been murdered, he vows to track down the killer. He soon discovers that she was not his first victim and that things are not what they seem.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, twist ending, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, vengeance, crimes, police investigation, chase, revenge, assassin, brutality, investigation, showdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, detroit, usa, michigan, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 24K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, surprise ending, neo noir ...
Plot: corrupt cop, ghetto, african american, betrayal, police, rookie, drug lord, criminal gang, police corruption, organized crime, murder, drug dealer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Striking Distance (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Coming from a police family, Tom Hardy ends up fighting his uncle after the murder of his father. Tom believes the killer is another cop, and goes on the record with his allegations. Demoted to water-way duty Tom, along with new partner Jo ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, police corruption, frame up, river, investigation, chase, murder mystery, plot twist, twists and turns, mentor ...
Time: 90s, year 1991, year 1993
Place: pennsylvania, los angeles, san francisco, new jersey, pittsburgh ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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McQ (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Police Lieutenant Lon McQ investigates the killing of his best friend and uncovers corrupt elements of the police department dealing in confiscated drugs.
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, car chase, police detective, police corruption, fighting crime, uncover truth, law enforcement, rivalry, investigation, twists and turns, police lieutenant ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, seattle, washington state, plymouth
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 63K
Magnum Force (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: "Dirty" Harry Callahan is a San Francisco Police Inspector on the trail of a group of rogue cops who have taken justice into their own hands. When shady characters are murdered one after another in grisly fashion, only Dirty Harry can stop ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, intense, harsh, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, serial killer, police corruption, female nudity, police investigation, police detective, police, murder, gangsters, visceral, machismo, dark hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 73K
Triple 9 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: heist, betrayal, murder, bank robbery, corrupt cop, police corruption, violence, crimes, strip club, corruption, organized crime, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, boston, atlanta georgia, usa, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.1
 886
Scar City (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cop gets thrown in with a special police squad who are acting as assassins against hoods and who don't care who gets in the way.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, partners, police investigation, undercover, murder, partners against crime, fighting crime, criminal's revenge, police corruption, making love, sex scene, police officer ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 32K
Above the Law (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seagal is Nico Toscani, an Italian immigrant, American patriot, ex-CIA agent, aikido specialist, and unorthodox Chicago policeman. He is as committed to his job as he is to his personalized brand of justice: expert and thorough bone-crushing.
Style: suspense, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, conspiracy, aikido, corruption, crimes, brutality, police officer, vengeance, undercover, drug dealing, cia, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, vietnam, usa, california, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A chemical spill has caused the occupants of Beverly Hills to be forcibly evacuated. A retiring football player left behind, finds that the toxic gas emulating from the spill is a bogus front for a heist set up by fired police officers out to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evacuation, car chase, race against time, on the run, master criminal, one man army, chase, heist, strong violent content, graphic violence, toxic, righting the wronged ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 89K
Righteous Kill (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two veteran New York City detectives work to identify the possible connection between a recent murder and a case they believe they solved years ago; is there a serial killer on the loose, and did they perhaps put the wrong person behind bars?
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, twist ending, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, twists and turns, police investigation, murder, crimes, vigilantism, revenge, killer, gangsters, justice, brutality, assassination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 4K
Live Wire (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Danny O'Neill is a bomb disposal expert assigned to a case where terrorists have developed an "invisible" liquid explosive which is activated within the human body.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, assassination, senator, investigation, crimes, undercover, police detective, politics, special agents, government agency, terrorist, fbi ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 12K
First Kill (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, father son relationship, rescue, fight, conspiracy, betrayal, brutality, police corruption, fear, witness, ransom, stolen money ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.7
 2K
Countdown (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A madman captures a young boy and rigs him with explosives. Ray Fitzpatrick, still haunted by the loss of his own son, will defy orders to stop the clock and save a life
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Plot: countdown, race against time, wrestling, bomb, police, hostage, kidnapping, child in peril, violence, criminal, little boy, mercilessness ...
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Naked Face (1984)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Chicago psychiatrist Judd Stevens (Roger Moore) is suspected of murdering one of his patients when the man turns up stabbed to death in the middle of the city. After repeated attempts to convince cops Rod Steiger and Elliott Gould of his innocence, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychiatrist, patient, murder investigation, false accusation, frame up, amateur detective, on the run, protagonist as suspect, who done it, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 343K
Jack Reacher (2012)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: "Get Jack Reacher!" So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: loner, sniper, investigation, lone wolves, murder, crimes, tough guy, ex military, dishonesty, assassin, vigilantism, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, ohio, baghdad iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Force of One (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karate champion Matt Logan is enlisted by the police to train officers in self-defense after narcotics agents are killed by an assailant using the martial arts.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, ninja, police, vigilante, karate, murder mystery, urban setting, showdown, police investigation, undercover, santa claus ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 6K
Murphy's Law (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A tough police detective escapes from custody handcuffed to a foul-mouthed car thief after being framed for the murder of his ex-wife. He must now find the real killer and prove his innocence.
Style: neo noir, tricky, suspenseful, rough, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, vengeance, police investigation, vigilantism, frame up, mafia, false accusation, stalking, femme fatale, life is a bitch, partners ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 27K
Fire with Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against – after being held up at a local convenience store – threatens him.
Style: suspense, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, murder, vigilantism, crimes, vengeance, revenge, vigilante, hitman, chase, assassin, brutality, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, new orleans, usa, los angeles, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 4.5
 377
Flashfire (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police detective Jack Flinder is already in trouble with the rest of his force for imprisoning a corrupt partner, but now he has a new problem to deal with. Another officer has been murdered in a hotel room, where he was with a prostitute named ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, stylized ...
Plot: prostitute, police corruption, murder, arson, police, corruption, escape, fighting crime, partners, law enforcement, amateur detective, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 1K
Raw Justice (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The mayor of a small town hires a bounty hunter to find his daughter's killer, but it turns out to be a very dangerous job.
Style: erotic, sexy, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, sex scene, mayor, framed for murder, bounty hunter, lust, disguise, strangulation, corruption, blonde, on the run, woman on top ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.5
 842
Cold Steel (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Detective Johnny Modine gets his Christmas celebration spoiled with news of his father's death, which seems the work of psychopathic junkies ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, ex cop, investigation, femme fatale, rivalry, crimes, police detective, serial killer, revenge, police, police officer ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Boiling Point (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Red is an aging scam-artist who's just been released from prison together with Ronnie, a young and not-so-bright hoodlum who is easily manipulated. Their new business is to organize fake-money sales and then kill the buyer to take his money; ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, undercover cop, redemption, vengeance, crimes, investigation, organized crime, working undercover, master criminal, track down, special agents, loss of partner ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 41K
Narc (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An undercover narc dies, the investigation stalls, so the Detroit P.D. brings back Nick Tellis, fired 18-months ago when a stray bullet hits a pregnant woman. Tellis teams with Henry Oak, a friend of the dead narc and an aggressive cop constantly ...
Style: suspense, tense, realistic, cynical, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug addiction, drugs, police, investigation, murder, police corruption, police investigation, police officer, crimes, twists and turns, drug overdose, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.4
 363
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: renegade, monster, police officer, police detective, prostitute, gangsters, chase, undercover, computer cracker, against the odds, working undercover, police corruption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 19K
Death Warrant (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Canadian policeman Louis Burke is assigned in a jail to investigate in some murders of prisoners and jailors. When in jail, Lois, using his outstandings martial arts is able to save his life and make himself respected in that violent world. At ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, martial arts, investigation, murder, serial killer, undercover cop, surveillance, brutality, partners against crime, master criminal, track down, deception ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%