Movies like Dark Power

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Dark Power (2013)
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Dark Power (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the mayor of a crime-ridden city and his opponent are both assassinated while seeking election, two FBI agents, John Archer and Mila Driver, reluctantly join forces to investigate the murder only to discover that City Hall holds more secrets than the identity of the killer.
Style: suspense
Plot: politics, lighthouse, power, politician, murder, political corruption

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Most similar movies to Dark Power

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious and realistic films with plots about murder, danger, crimes, deadly, female nudity, dishonesty and violence mostly in Thriller genres. Some movies like Dark Power: Colosio (2012), Legal Deceit (1997), The Salamander (1981), Angel (2015), The Name of the Game Is Kill (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Colosio (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Mexico, Spain, France, Colombia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's 1994 in Mexico, the nation was witnessing a turbulent year since its beginnings. An indigenous rebellion shakes the country. Three months later, the ruling party's presidential candidate is brutally murdered during a rally in Tijuana. ...
Style: based on true events, suspense
Plot: lookalikes, politics, political candidate, murder, secret
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Legal Deceit (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sydney Banks learns the hard way that being driven and educated is not the path to success. With the help of Todd Hunter her career takes off. Sydney gets pulled into corporate blackmail and murder. With the help of boyfriend Derek, she begins her ...
Plot: murder, lawyer, hostage, african american, law firm, legal
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80%
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The Salamander (1981)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An Italian policeman investigates a series of murders involving people in prominent positions. Left behind at each murder scene is a drawing of a salamander. The policeman begins to suspect these murders are linked to a plot to seize control of the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: murder, politics, police investigation, political conspiracy, political intrigue, crimes, crime, danger, mystery, political corruption, state affairs, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe
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72%
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Angel (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Angel, a woman who was horribly abused by her grandmother as a little girl and institutionalized after killing her, embarks on a killing spree as an adult. Though sentenced for the rest of her life to an insane asylum, Angel was released due to ...
Style: political thriller, serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Plot: police, murder, politics, child abuse, manhunt, prison, danger, confined, miscarriage of justice, violence, clown makeup, psycho killer ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Name of the Game Is Kill (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A desert family offers a traveling stranger its hospitality, but the stranger doesn't realize exactly what they have in store for him.
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: murder, desert, ghost town, countryside
Place: arizona
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58%
The Edge of Power (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The worlds of journalism and politics collide in this story about an experienced journalist who desperately needs to scoop a big story in order to revamp his career. Deciding he'll take matters into his own hands, he frames a politician and ...
Plot: politician, conspiracy, politics, assassination, government, nazi, journalist, fabrication
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54%
Secrets of a Psychopath (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two siblings lure unsuspecting victims to their house through a dating site for games and slaughter.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: murder, serial killer, sibling relationship, small town, mental illness, ventriloquist dummy, seductress, old house, danger, brother sister incest, multiple murder, kidnapping ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Executive Power (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While protecting the U.S. President, Secret Service agent Nick Sager helps him to dispose of the body of a young girl, who accidentally died during an adulterous encounter. Some time later, a few weeks before the elections, the disillusioned ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, political thriller
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, political conspiracy, political corruption, torture, secret agents, crimes, life is a bitch, deadly, undercover, state affairs, legal investigation, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Disposable (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: What if a man with a mental condition, living in a fantasy world and detached from all emotional responsibility, is in real life the prime suspect for a series of murders targeting young women? Bill Thompson awakens to reality when forced to ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, murder of a woman, false accusation, falsely accused, uncover truth, mystery, youth, violence, murder mystery, chase, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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47%
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The List (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being arrested for solicitation, a high-class prostitute threatens to make public a list of her best clients and someone resorts to murder to keep the list a secret. Meanwhile, the judge on the case struggles with his dilemma and one cop aims ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, political corruption, prostitute, bait, courtroom, uncover truth, courtroom drama, fighting the system, deadly, crimes, legal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
High Heel Homicide (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: As a string of brutal murders plague the city, two undercover detectives (Brent Harvey and Mia Li) race to solve the mystery and unmask the killer. Their only clues: each victim is a former cop and each has a blood-red letter painted on their body. ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, erotic
Plot: erotic thriller, revenge, murder, strip club, stripper, police investigation, text messaging, working undercover, ex cop, lesbian sex, deviant sex, blood ...
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45%
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Revenge (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A serial killer, whose victims are men with similar pasts, is tracked by a policewoman.
Style: suspense
Plot: spiral staircase, domestic violence, high school reunion, revenge motive, plastic surgery, balcony, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Secret Obsession (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop. While healing from her injuries, she can’t recall anything from her past, including the ordeal. Her husband, Russell , is just thankful she’s alive and eager to get her home. As he ...
Style: suspense, intense, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: obsession, memory loss, stalker, violence, pursuit, murder, deception, psycho killer, chase, danger, mystery, crime investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Love Machine (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Women seeking therapy from a relationship counselor are programmed, via the Love Machine, to brutally kill their mates when a hypnotic response triggers their homicidal rage.
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: hypnosis, sex therapy, murder, marital problem, murderer, sexless marriage, counselor, technology, relationships, marriage counselor, lap dance, sexual fantasy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Beneath the Leaves (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four small-town boys are kidnapped by James Whitley, a warm-eyed psychopath. His grotesque pursuit to reunite orphaned children with their deceased birth parents is halted when the boys escape and he is arrested. Fifteen years later Whitley flees ...
Style: exciting, brutal, psychological thriller, rough, psychological ...
Plot: maniac, obsession, danger, abduction, murder, child, blood, psychopath, stabbing, boy
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43%
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The Contract (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anna has a bad week. Her boss is a pain to her, as is the grocery store clerk. Her friend was bad to her, her husband couldn't take his eyes off a waitress, and her babysitter annoyed her. One night at the local pub, she tells a man about her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, danger, deadly, mysterious character, crimes, contract killing, violence, brutality, fight, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
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Choke (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry, an uptight businessman who sometimes acts with questionable ethics, nevertheless rejects Ron, a scam artist who wants a partner. Ron won't let up and finds a lever to blackmail Henry, whose daughter Gina has killed a pedestrian in a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: murder, hitman, mystery, unlikely criminals, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, parents and children, manipulation, crime, danger, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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41%
The Cover Girl Murders (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The scene is a remote tropical island, where several top swimsuit models converge for a magazine photo shoot, orchestrated by publisher Lee Majors. The girls are lovely, the scenery gorgeous, the weather couldn't be pleasanter. Only one hitch: ...
Plot: swimwear, murder, model, swimsuit, cheating, photograph, revenge, bikini, tropical island, modeling
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40%
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Favor (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kip's perfect life is put in jeopardy when the waitress with whom he's having a casual fling is accidentally killed in their motel room. Desperate, he turns to childhood friend and loser, Marvin, to help get rid of the body. Marvin agrees ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, friends, crimes, deadly, life turned upside down, dishonesty, disposing of a dead body, death, danger, graphic violence, buddies, disorder
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Preacher's Mistress (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Single mother gets involved with a married preacher and framed for his wife's murder.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, serious
Plot: murder, married man, framed for murder, adultery, secret identity, mother daughter relationship, betrayal, private investigator, cheating wife, murder of wife, single mother, minister ...
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38%
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: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, rivalry, danger, crime gone awry, deadly, cons and scams, kidnapping, murderous pair, crimes, dishonesty, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mommy Would Never Hurt You (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riley wants to rebuild her relationship with her mother and little sister, who are shut-ins due to her sister's illness. When Riley realizes her sister may not be sick, her mother will stop at nothing to keep her daughters with her forever.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: mother daughter relationship, murder, psychopath, female antagonist, sister sister relationship, violence, mother and daughter, psycho killer, female protagonist, family relations, child murderess, murderer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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36%
Murder in the Central Committee (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The plot follows a private detective, an ex communist and former CIA agent, who travels from Barcelona to Madrid to discover the identity of the assassin of the leader of the Spanish Communist party who was stabbed during a blackout while presiding ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, biting
Plot: investigation, murder, private detective, graphic violence, deadly, politics, rivalry, strong sexual content, dishonesty, government agency, undercover, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain
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36%
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Twisted Love (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Janna Riley is the awkward and shy girl nobody ever seems to notice. Not being able to live up to her mother's expectations of popularity, Janna walks through the school hallways alone, though her eyes are always on a certain football player, ...
Plot: hostage, murder, psychopath
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35%
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Liars All (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On New Year's eve in London, a provocative game spins out of control and ends in murder, the true killer elusive amidst conflicting testimony and hidden motives.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, youth, new year's eve, crimes, mind game, deadly, truth or dare, danger, sex scene, graphic violence, drugs/alcohol, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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34%
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, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, crimes, rivalry, partners, dishonesty, murder, danger, car accident, deadly, devil, mafia
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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34%
Paranormal Abduction (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young women suffering memory loss and psychological issues after surviving a brutal attack, tries to piece together the clues surrounding her attack and its similarities to a series of recent murders. During the investigation, she struggles to ...
Style: captivating, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: paranoia, assault, violence, serial killer, investigation, crimes, danger, uncover truth, murder, pistol, fear, statue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Deep Down (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young musician with a talent for all things electrical spies on his sexy neighbor with a penchant for skinny dipping in the pool in broad daylight and her obviously violent husband. He is so violent that in the opening sequence he murders a man ...
Plot: skinny dipping, murder, adultery, unfaithful wife, male nudity, breasts, sex scene, cheating wife, older woman younger man relationship, female nudity, voyeurism, woman on top
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32%
Midnight Edition (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After interviewing a convicted killer, a reporter becomes obsessed with his mesmerizing subject. When his life is threatened, he comes to his senses, but it may be too late to save his family.
Style: neo noir
Plot: murder, reporter, newspaper, death row, escaped convict
Place: georgia, atlanta georgia
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32%
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French Silk (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Television movie about the murder of a televangelist, and the fashion company owner accused of the crime.
Plot: murder, love, investigation, fashion, erotica, magazine, suicide, womanizer, woman in underwear, interracial relations, woman in bra and panties
Place: new orleans
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