Movies like Night City

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Night City (2015)
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Night City (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The disturbed young loner Paul is looking for his place in life in the urban 80s metropolis Night City. When the sleazy city infused with crime and violence pushes him to the edge, he decides to strike back against the scum. Falling in love with the young would-be prostitute Cindy gives Paul's life a new direction, but unreturned emotions pull him into a vortex of violence from which he cannot be saved. David, a ruthless cop, is on Paul's trail. In the streets of Night City, where the line between justice and injustice, morals and mania and life and death begin to blur, both antagonists enter collision course.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic, tense, neo noir
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, loner, rape, revenge, urban setting, loneliness, violence, tough guy, psychopath, prostitution, murder, police, death, drunkenness, street shootout, street gang, vigilante, buddy cop, sleaze, con artists, drunk, police officer, knife murder, bloodbath ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Night City

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, realistic and serious films with plots about murder, violence, police, revenge, crimes, blood and death mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Night City: Harry Brown (2009), The Exterminator (1980), I Saw the Devil (2010), Kill Switch (2008), Death Wish II (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
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Harry Brown (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice.
Style: tense, bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, murder, gang, loneliness, investigation, widower, crimes, vengeance, loss of friend, incompetent police, deadly, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Exterminator (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man's best friend is killed on the streets of New York. The man (Robert Ginty) then transforms into a violent killer, turning New York into a great war zone and Christopher George is the only one to stop him.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, chase, murder, police investigation, revenge, vengeance, gory, crimes, fighting the system, deadly, fighting crime ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, new york, asia, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.8
 119K
I Saw the Devil (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Kyung-chul is a dangerous psychopath who kills for pleasure. He has committed infernal serial murders in diabolic ways that one cannot even imagine and his victims range from young women to even children. The police have chased him for a long time, ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, revenge, vengeance, violence, extreme violence, psychopath, cat and mouse, strong violent content, mercilessness, sadism, beating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.9
 4K
Kill Switch (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A troubled detective travels to Memphis in order to track down a pair of serial killers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, investigation, special agents, psychopath, murder, mind game, master criminal, race against time, law enforcement, rivalry, track down, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: memphis, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.0
 15K
Death Wish II (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Paul Kersey is again a vigilante trying to find five punks who murdered his housekeeper and daughter in Los Angeles.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, rape, vigilante, murder, hospital, one man army, one against many, surveillance, police, anti heroes, anti hero, rape and revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 7.0
 38K
Death Wish (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his wife is murdered by street punks, a pacifistic New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad, prowling the streets for would-be muggers after dark.
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, architect, murder, vigilante, police, vengeance, crimes, crime, violence spree, obsession, fighting crime, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, arizona, tucson arizona, honolulu hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.7
 15K
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, suspenseful, tense, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: policewoman, stalking, obsession, serial killer, murder, psychopath, crimes, mind game, crime, police investigation, female protagonist, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Sharky's Machine (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Sharky gets busted back to working vice, where he happens upon a scandalous conspiracy involving a local politician. Accompanied by an all-star jazz soundtrack, Sharky's new "machine" gathers evidence while Sharky falls in love with a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, sexy, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: law enforcement, prostitute, scam, police investigation, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, partners, crimes, crime, gangsters, murder, prostitution ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlanta georgia, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Night Stalker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.
Style: psychological, tense, slasher, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rape, police, death, murderer, rapist, serial murder, brutality, maniac, killing spree, psychopath ...
Time: year 1980
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.8
 8K
Mr. Majestyk (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Watermelon farmer Vince Majestyk (Charles Bronson) goes after the Mob, when they try to strong arm him to use their melon picking crew.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, suspense, talky, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, organized crime, one man army, vengeance, chase, danger, rivalry, gangsters, vigilante, violence, bullying, countryside ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Executioner Part II (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An L.A. cop and a reporter team up to find a masked serial killer.
Plot: murder, rape, vigilante, revenge, vietnam war, gangsters, violence, police, execution, prostitution, exploitation, city ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.4
 1K
Unbound (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Julius Fonteneau has decided to take the law into his own hands after his daughter has gone missing. His only friend supports him while his wife resents him and the police are growing suspicious of his intentions. He must determine right from wrong ...
Style: realistic, tense, intense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, revenge, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, violence, psycho killer, deception, blood, vigilantism, vigilante, dishonesty, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 50K
15 Minutes (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Eastern European criminals Oleg and Emil come to New York City to pick up their share of a heist score, Oleg steals a video camera and starts filming their activities, both legal and illegal. When they learn how the American media circus can ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, contemplative, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: police investigation, journalism, prisoner, police detective, media, paranoia, criminal, fear, death, crime, crimes, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
 5K
Best Seller (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hit man Cleve approaches writer/cop Dennis about a story for his next book: How Cleve made a living, working for one of the most powerful politicians in the country. To get the story right, they travel around the country to gather statements and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: murder, heist, hitman, psychopath, serial killer, police detective, crimes, vengeance, writer's life, danger, mind game, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, california, oregon, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, private detective, kidnapping, serial killer, investigation, crimes, crime, murder of wife, mafia, haunted by the past, drug dealer, corpse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 8K
Force (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A vengeful drug-dealer/gangster targets and terrorizes an entire police unit and their families.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, law enforcement, romance, tough heroes, love affair, crimes, tough law enforcer, rivalry, murder, good versus evil, brother brother relationship, loss of loved one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Great Father (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A businessman who is trying hard to be a good father to his daughter has a run-in with malevolent policeman.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, police, parent child relationship, investigation, victim, serial rapist, murder, psychopath, abuse, psycho, revenge, crime investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Out for Justice (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gino Felino (Steven Seagal) is an NYPD detective from Brooklyn who knows everyone and everything in his neighborhood. Killing his Partner was someone's mistake, because he's now Out For Justice.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, psychopath, aikido, gangsters, murder, chase, car chase, mafia, organized crime, vigilante, revenge, corruption ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Geography of Fear (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When her sister is mugged and raped, Oili, a young female forensic dentist, meets a group of abused women who have taken matters to their own hands to make the living in fear and just letting it happen stop.
Style: suspense, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: rape, murder, security, male female relationship, family relations, women in society, violence, police, vigilante, revenge, feminist, sister sister relationship ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.7
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Criticsized (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer taunts police while increasing the body count on live streaming TV.
Style: psychotronic, tense, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: police detective, murder, internet, serial killer, manipulation, killer, serial murder, chase, psychopath, danger, violence, police officer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 5K
Cop (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An obsessive, insubordinate homicide cop is convinced a serial killer is loose in the Hollywood area and disobeys orders in order to catch him.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, psychological, scary, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, murder, police corruption, writing in blood, dirty cop, family abandonment, crime scene, stalker, internal affairs, sports car, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 3K
Angel (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 15 year-old Molly is top of her high school class. But nobody suspects that the model pupil earns her money at night: as a prostitute on Sunset Blvd. The well-organized separation of her two lives is shattered when two of her friends are slain by a ...
Style: realistic, serious, road movie, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, psychopath, hollywood, murder, exploitation, vigilante, high school, deadly, crime, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.8
 62K
The Chaser (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, pimp, prostitute, police investigation, chase, race against time, disappearance, search, interrogation, woman in danger, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Protect Protect (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Kaakha Kaakha is a 2003 Tamil crime thriller film written and directed by Gautham Menon. The film released to highly positive reviews in August 2003 and went on to become the first Biggest Blockbuster in Suriya's career, and was considered a ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, vengeance, corrupt law enforcer, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, danger, criminal heroes, organized crime, murder, ransom, police officer, tragic event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 15K
Death Wish 3 (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Paul Kersey returns to New York to visit his friend Charley, who lives in one of the worst parts of New York City. But when Paul arrives at Charley's apartment, he finds Charley dying after a vicious beating by a gang led by Manny Fraker, and ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, gang, vigilante, sniper, chaos, police, one man army, hospital, one against many, anti heroes, rocket launcher, anti hero ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 487
Say Yes (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Seoul, when the aspirant writer Jeong-hyun finds an editor for his book, he buys a car and calls his wife and translator Yoon-hee to travel to Sokcho to celebrate in style their first anniversary of marriage. He promises an unforgettable trip to ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, scary, psychological, tense ...
Plot: road trip, serial murder, psychopath, evil man, tragedy, violence, investigation, anger, jail, hitchhiking, murder investigation, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 863
Gangsters (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Franck Chaievski and Nina Delgado are two undercover detectives of a French special force trying to identify two corrupts members of the Paris Police Force. Franck is pretending to be a gangster and Nina a prostitute living with him, and involved in ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: prostitute, undercover, gangsters, male female relationship, criminal, gangster, police, murder, working undercover, police corruption, blood, burglary ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, police investigation, undercover, police, vigilante, murder mystery, karate, showdown, urban setting, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.5
 9K
Lucifer (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In God's own country, the supreme leader of the ruling party dies, leaving a huge vacuum, not only in the electoral and leadership sphere of the party but also that of the state. In the inevitable succession squabble and the power struggle that ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: politics, revenge, police officer, murder, husband wife relationship, fight, betrayal, violence, explosion, bar, father daughter relationship, helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 2K
Almost Human (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, serious, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial rapist, kidnapping, murder, psychopath, serial killer, hostage, rape, danger, confined, hostages, violence, child in peril ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%