Movies like Parasites

If you like "Parasites" you are looking for movies about / with homeless, running, chase, one night, college student, gang and murder themes of Action, Horror and Thriller genre shot in USA.
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.
Save
this
list

to
Parasites (2016)
 4.0
 285
Parasites
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of friends get lost in the seedy streets where they encounter a crazed gang of homeless derelicts that seizes them and kills them one by one. The surviving man escapes on foot, naked and unarmed, with a pack of depraved transients in pursuit, and only seconds away from capture.
Plot: homeless, running, chase, one night, college student, gang, murder, police, naked in public, racist, male nudity, death, dog, blood
Place: los angeles
The list contains the best and most popular movies with the same themes ordered by rating. Click "View All" button to show all items.
Die Hard
Action, Thriller
USA
132 min.
 8.2
The Warriors
Action, Crime, Thriller
USA
92 min.
 7.7
Choose a movie to watch from relevant lists of films. Click "View All" button to show all collections.

Most similar movies to Parasites

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, chase, police, death, violence, crimes and blood mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Parasites: Samurai Cop (1991), Cleopatra Jones (1973), Wassup Rockers (2005), Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987), The Sweeper (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After saving a Black Panther from some racist cops, a black male prostitute goes on the run from "the man" with the help of the ghetto community and some disillusioned Hells Angels.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: interracial relations, crimes, society, ghetto, fighting the system, politics, prostitute, black panthers, betrayal, fugitives, chase, gang ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 70s, 1940s
Place: los angeles, mexico, latin america, usa, south central los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   98%
 
 4.6
 5K
Samurai Cop
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Japanese organized crime imbeds itself within LA, the police turn to one man to take down the deadly Yakuza — Joe Marshall, aka "The Samurai." With his fearless swagger and rock hard jaw, The Samurai tears a two-fisted hole through ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, crime, strong sexual content, police investigation, gang, katana, gangsters, master warrior, womanizer, fighting crime, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   75%
 
Movie in collections
running movies
running
1514
police movies
police
6203
gang movies
gang
2298
Cleopatra Jones
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A United States Special Agent is assigned to crack down on drug-trafficking in the U.S. and abroad. After she burns a Turkish poppy field, the notorious drug-lord Mommy is furious at the loss of her supply and vows to destroy her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, disco, special agents, drug dealing, crime, jazz, urban ghetto, fighting crime, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, pimp ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   63%
 
Wassup Rockers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Instead of adhering to the norms of their South Central neighborhood, a group of skater boys opt to bus into Hollywood and Beverly Hills, where they attract local rich girls - and plenty of trouble with the police, jealous boyfriends, and nervous ...
Style: serious, gloomy, sincere, realistic
Plot: punk, drugs/alcohol, teenage life, friends, rock, society, youth, buddies, social misfits, social differences, injustice, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   59%
 
Wanted: Dead or Alive
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This movie features a character who is supposed to be the descendant of the character played Steve McQueen in the television series of the same name. And like McQueen's Josh Randall, Hauer's Nick Randall is also a bounty. But also an ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, chase, terrorism, revenge, violence, bounty hunter, motorcycle, brutality, hostages, one man army, murder, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   57%
 
 5.0
 383
The Sweeper
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young renegade undercover cop with a propensity for violence and a past history involving the murder of his cop father and the remainder of his family is recruited by a vigilante group with a leader who wants only to kill all criminals and those ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, police investigation, gang, master criminal, partners against crime, special agents, vigilante, police shootout, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, vengeance, vigilantism ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   51%
 
American Psycho II: All American Girl
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Rachel is a criminology student hoping to land a position as a teacher's assistant for professor Robert Starkman. She's sure this position will pave the way to an FBI career, and she's willing to do anything to obtain it -- including ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, college, slasher, obsession, teachers and students, fbi, mind game, student life, rivalry, hidden identity, blind ambition ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   63%
 
Movie in collections
 6.7
 15K
F/X
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster. When the agency double cross him, he uses his special effects to trap the gangster and the corrupt agents.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, clever, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, chase, murder, car chase, assassination, assassin, gangsters, buddies, chases and races, crime, mentor, twists & turns ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   50%
 
 2.0
 525
Speed Demon
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this supernatural take on The Fast and the Furious, college student Jesse returns home only to find that his old stomping ground has been overrun by a gang of street racers that dabbles in the black arts. But things take a bloody turn for the ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, college, gory, serial killer, small town, slasher, supernatural ability, chase, curses spells and rituals, murder, car chase, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   47%
 
 7.3
 89K
They Live
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and government with messages like "Stay Asleep", "No ...
Style: serious, offbeat, suspenseful, satirical, exciting ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien, teleportation, brainwashing, conspiracy, gunfight, greed, chase, evil alien, aliens, surveillance, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   56%
 
The Taking of Beverly Hills
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
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: humorous, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, one man army, hollywood, partners against crime, reluctant partners, ego clash, fighting crime, heist, save the day, car chase, vengeance, vigilantism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   48%
 
 7.2
 143K
Lethal Weapon 2
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the opening chase, Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh stumble across a trunk full of Krugerrands. They follow the trail to a South African diplomat who's using his immunity to conceal a smuggling operation. When he plants a bomb under ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, revenge, violence, car chase, death, gunfight, verbal byplay, buddies, torture, brutality, police, betrayal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, south africa, usa, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
 3.2
 2K
Chaos
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Emily and her friend Angelica go to a rave in the woods, and when they arrive, they meet a stranger called Swan that promises some Exstasy for the girls. They follow him to a cabin into the forest where they meet the sadistic gang leaded by the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: in the woods, violence spree, gory, sexual abuse, crime, kidnapping, murder, confined, crimes, deadly, psychopath, gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
Movie in collections
 5.8
 14K
Paparazzi
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A rising Hollywood actor decides to take personal revenge against a group of four persistent photographers to make them pay for almost causing a personal tragedy involving his wife and son.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, biting, idiotic ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, revenge, car chase, crime, actor's life, hollywood, vigilante, death, vigilantism, police investigation, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana, usa, los angeles, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
Attack the Block
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teen gang in a grim South London housing estate must team up with the other residents to protect their neighbourhood from a terrifying alien invasion.
Style: stylized, talky, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, chase, monster, survival, alien invasion, deadly creature, drugs/alcohol, aliens, violence, evil alien, gang, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
 6.5
 7K
Gang Related
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two corrupt cops have a successful, seemingly perfect money making scheme- they sell drugs that they seize from dealers, kill the dealers, and blame the crimes on street gangs. Their scheme is going along smoothly until they kill an undercover DEA ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, murder, brutality, police corruption, police investigation, undercover cop, gangsters, violence, crime gone awry, cons and scams, drugs, frame up ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   41%
 
 5.1
 24K
See No Evil
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of delinquents are sent to clean the Blackwell Hotel. Little do they know reclusive psychopath Jacob Goodnight (Jacobs) has holed away in the rotting hotel. When one of the teens is captured, those who remain -- a group that includes the cop ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, hotel, brutality, pornography, blood, torture, gore, violence, splatter, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   44%
 
 5.6
 5K
Dirty
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two gangbangers-turned-cops try and cover up a scandal within the LAPD.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, gangsters, master criminal, urban, partners against crime, drug dealing, tough law enforcer, internal affairs, guilt, murder, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cuba, latin america, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
Movie in collections
blood movies
blood
8693
death movies
death
11657
Assault on Precinct 13
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lone inhabitants of an abandoned police station are under attack by the overwhelming numbers of a seemingly unstoppable street gang.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, gunfight, brutality, vengeance, survival, police station, violence, chase, revenge, murder, death, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   55%
 
 7.7
 81K
The Warriors
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Prominent gang leader Cyrus calls a meeting of New York's gangs to set aside their turf wars and take over the city. At the meeting, a rival leader kills Cyrus, but a Coney Island gang called the Warriors is wrongly blamed for Cyrus' ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, suspense, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cult, chase, crime, vengeance, survival, gang, murder, violence, brutality, revenge, gangster, friendship ...
Time: future, 80s, near future, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, los angeles, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
Urban Justice
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, martial arts, small town, gangsters, urban, chase, investigation, track down, murder, vengeance, revenge ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
 6.3
 123K
Predator 2
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ten years after a band of mercenaries first battled a vicious alien, the invisible creature from another world has returned to Earth -- and this time, it's drawn to the gang-ruled and ravaged city of Los Angeles. When it starts murdering drug ...
Style: serious, rough, suspense, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, gory, alien, chase, monster, violence, voodoo, drugs/alcohol, deadly creature, weapons, hunting, aliens ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   43%
 
 4.7
 779
Ready 2 Die
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gang, crime, chase, crime gone awry, on the run, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, murder, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
Movie in collections
 6.8
 24K
Body Double
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After losing an acting role and his girlfriend, Jake Scully finally catches a break: he gets offered a gig house-sitting in the Hollywood Hills. While peering through the beautiful home's telescope one night, he spies a gorgeous blonde dancing ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, suspense, serious, psychological ...
Plot: voyeurism, murder, obsession, mystery, chase, investigation, hollywood, sex, pornography, murder mystery, nudity (topless - notable), twists & turns ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
 6.8
 105K
One Hour Photo
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sy "the photo guy" Parrish has lovingly developed photos for the Yorkin family since their son was a baby. But as the Yorkins' lives become fuller, Sy's only seems lonelier, until he eventually believes he's part of their ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, voyeurism, loneliness, insanity, mental illness, adultery, depression, pornography, cheating, revenge, psychology, paranoia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
 6.0
 16K
No One Lives
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of ruthless highway killers kidnap a wealthy couple traveling cross country only to shockingly discover that things are not what they seem.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Plot: gang, psychopath, serial killer, kidnapping, gory, crimes, danger, deadly, trailer, highway, torture, motel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
The Replacement Killers
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hired assassin John Lee is asked by Chinatown crime boss Terence Wei to murder the young son of policeman Stan Zedkov. Lee has the boy in his sights, but his conscience gets the better of him, and he spares the child's life. Afraid that Wei ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, revenge, vengeance, gangsters, crime, chase, assassin, organized crime, redemption, betrayal, gangster ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
 6.7
 335K
In Time
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, stylized, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, time, survival, future dystopia, immortality, class differences, race against time, existentialism, revenge, life & death, greed, life philosophy ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   33%
 

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
 6.2
 9K
Trespass
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two Arkansas firemen, Vince and Don, get hold of a map that leads to a cache of stolen gold in an abandoned factory in East St. Louis. What they don't know is that the factory is in the turf of a local gang, who come by to execute one of their ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, gangsters, murder, chase, police investigation, hitman, revenge, gang, gangster, violence, drug dealing, hostage ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: arkansas, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
10 to Midnight
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders, amoral, nearly psychotic killer Warren Stacey (Gene Davis) is a serial killer who has murdered a number of women; he stabs them while they are naked to minimize leaving any physical evidence. Police ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, vigilantism, vengeance, murder, violence, male nudity, brutality, investigation, lawyer, chase, revenge, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:

TOP 5 movies for each basic tag

homeless
homeless movies
The Blind Side 2009
7.7
The Pursuit of Happyness 2006
8.0
White God 2014
6.9
Please Give 2010
6.6
The Soloist 2009
6.7
View all
chase
chase movies
Abduction 2011
5.1
The Adventures of Tintin 2011
7.4
Terminator 2: Judgment Day 1991
8.5
It Follows 2014
6.9
The Call 2013
6.7
View all
running
running movies
Run Lola Run 1998
7.7
Silver Linings Playbook 2012
7.8
Run Milkha Run 2013
8.2
Chariots of Fire 1981
7.2
Forrest Gump 1994
8.8
View all
police
police movies
Changeling 2008
7.8
Brooklyn Nine-Nine 2013
8.4
The Heat 2013
6.6
Lethal Weapon 1987
7.6
The Other Guys 2010
6.7
View all
gang
gang movies
Peaky Blinders 2013
8.8
Eden Lake 2008
6.8
Point Break 2015
5.3
A Clockwork Orange 1971
8.3
Gangs of New York 2002
7.5
View all
murder
murder movies
A Serbian Film 2010
5.2
Bride of Chucky 1998
5.4
True Detective 2014
9.0
Black Christmas 2006
4.6
Freddy vs. Jason 2003
5.8
View all
one night
one night movies
Vacancy 2007
6.2
Unfriended 2014
5.6
Locke 2013
7.1
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 1966
8.1
Non-Stop 2014
7.0
View all
college student
college student movies
Transylmania 2009
3.9
Legally Blonde 2001
6.2
Remember Me 2010
7.1
4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days 2007
7.9
Liberal Arts 2012
6.7
View all