Movies like A Child Is Missing

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A Child Is Missing (1995)
 6.2
 132
A Child Is Missing (1995)
Genre: Crime, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A hermit living in the Washington Mountains stumbles upon a boy who has been kidnapped. He does everything in his power to save the boy but he becomes a suspect.
Plot: grizzly bear, millionaire, forest, winter, missing child, kidnapping, loner, recluse, single mother, female agent, fbi agent, dying man, father daughter relationship, manhunt, trailer home, false accusation, little boy, police station, abandoned mine, small town, snowman, walkie talkie, burning house, suspicion, ransom demand ...

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Most similar movies to A Child Is Missing

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, surprise ending and exciting films with plots about kidnapping, violence, murder, revenge, flashback, gun and danger mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like A Child Is Missing: Kidnap (2017), Nowhere Land (1998), The Survivors Club (2004), Night of the Juggler (1980), Dusting Cliff 7 (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 35K
Kidnap (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mother (in her Minivan) stops at nothing to recover her kidnapped son.
Style: surprise ending, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, abduction, single mother, strong female lead, danger, rescue, child in peril, track down, child abduction, determination, mercilessness, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.2
 109
Nowhere Land (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dean sees mafia boss Santelli whack an FBI infiltrator and is relocated to a remote cabin in the Sierras for protection. While Santelli's crew tries to locate him, Dean gets company from the beautiful Monica.
Plot: witness protection, cabin, shotgun, fbi, baseball field, trailer home, shot in the chest, rifle, cigarette smoking, falling over a cliff, urination, death threat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Survivors Club (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After being raped by a serial killer, Jillian Hayes, Carol Rosen and Meg Pesaturo found "The Survivors Club", and they use the press to force the police and justice to arrest the rapist. Eddie Como is arrested, based on DNA evidences, and ...
Plot: rape, guilt, false accusation, murder investigation, prisoner transport, kitchen, serial killer, revenge, rape and revenge, pursuit, gay slur, loss of sister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Night of the Juggler (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex New York cop is desperate to find his kidnapped daughter.
Style: neo noir
Plot: ransom, child abduction, corrupt cop, murder, psychopath, violence, police, exploitation, chase, manhunt, kidnapping, death
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Dusting Cliff 7 (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this action adventure, a former hit woman comes out of retirement to rescue her daughter from kidnappers. The child's abductors demand that the ex-killer retrieve a highly classified document. They give the woman 24 hours to succeed. If she ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, hitman, hostage, desert, female assassin, danger, chases and races, heroes, escapades, rivalry, adventure, hostages ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 192
Devlin (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A troubled cop is framed in the murder of his brother-in-law, whose father is a political boss.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: police officer, revenge, alcoholics anonymous, wedding, corrupt cop, explosion, vomiting, underwater scene, boxer shorts, briefs, gunfight, corruption ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 16K
The Silencing (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A reformed hunter becomes involved in a deadly game of cat and mouse when he and the local sheriff set out to track a vicious killer who may have kidnapped his daughter years ago.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: manhunt, hunter, sheriff, disappearance, forest, serial killer, small town, native american reservation, missing person, investigation, revenge, missing daughter ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 23K
Trapped (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When their daughter is kidnapped by experienced nappers (Bacon and Love), the Jennings' (Theron and Townsend) turn the tables on this seemingly foolproof plan.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, asthma, asthma attack, ransom, child in peril, hostage, psychopath, kidnapped girl, crimes, psycho killer, parents and children, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.3
 66K
Death Wish (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, reboot ...
Plot: vigilante, dark hero, father daughter relationship, vigilantism, criminal, police, death of wife, moral dilemma, danger, justice, betrayal, murder investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new york, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Saving Mr. Wu (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this suspenseful crime thriller, Mr. Wu, a Hong Kong movie star, is kidnapped by six unpredictable criminals disguised as police officers. The story is based on the 2004 real-life celebrity kidnapping case in China.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: ransom demand, impersonating a police officer, manhunt, police, race against time, businessman, chained, investigation, abduction, blackmail, crimes, danger ...
Place: china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Amber Alert: Terror on the Highway (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man kidnaps two girls in Oregon triggering the Amber Alert system throughout many surrounding states.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, kidnapped girl, missing child, crimes, investigation, police officer, teenage girl, police investigation, danger, disturbed individual, anguish, nervousness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 2K
No Way Back (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When F.B.I. Agent Zack Grant's partner is killed during a blown-up operation, he attempts to find the person responsible. Mafiaso Frank Serlano believes Zack is responsible for his only sons death in the same operation and kidnaps Zacks son to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, undercover, kidnapping, female agent, hate crime, special agents, confined, stewardess, tough heroes, one last chance, hostage, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Fear Is the Key (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his family are killed in a plane crash, a man plots an elaborate revenge scheme on those responsible. He sets himself up as a criminal in order to get close to a tycoon who has been approached by the culprits to help them retrieve the cargo of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, chase, gangsters, car chase, murder, kidnapping, revenge, ocean, airplane, confined, obsessive quest ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Relentless Justice (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Australian Intelligence operative Victoria Dev Ries, lives a quiet life in suburban America where as a single mother she raises her only daughter and trains fighters in her own M.M.A. gym. But when her daughter goes on a camping trip and ...
Plot: graphic violence, woman fighting a woman, one against many, neck breaking, one woman army, kung fu, torture, manhunt, women fight, forest, revenge, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 3K
Sand Castles (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In rural Indiana, Noah and his impoverished family wrestle with the mysterious return of his now mute sister, Lauren, who was kidnapped and held captive for over a decade.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, sincere, surprise ending ...
Plot: mute, kidnapping, investigation, mental illness, missing person, husband wife relationship, alcohol, deception, farmhouse, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, stoicism ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 542
Open Season (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Switzerland, USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three Vietnam vets have become so conditioned to violence that they have developed psychotic tendencies. They kidnap people, brutalize them, then turn them loose and hunt them like animals. However the father of one of their earlier victims is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hunting, victim, kidnapping, murder, sadism, revenge, torture, gun, veteran, man with glasses, vietnam veteran, rifle ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 5K
Recoil (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, gang, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, murder, gangster, organized crime, gangsters, violence, death of wife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 2009, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 14K
6 Bullets (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary known for finding missing children is hired by a mixed martial arts fighter whose daughter has been kidnapped.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child prostitute, danger, child in peril, kidnapping, daring rescue, crime, crimes, missing child, organized crime, father son relationship, tough guy, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Pistol Whipped (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Steven Seagal stars in this gritty, no-holds barred action film as an elite ex-cop with a gambling problem and a mountain of debt. When a mysterious man offers to clear his debts in exchange for the assassination of the city's most notorious ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, gambling, murder, spy, debt, danger, deadly, dishonesty, downfall, introspection, redemption, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Crime of Crimes (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Latino family new to Los Angeles find itself in trouble when the husband is arrested for a murder he didn't commit. His pregnant wife winds up in the hospital, and his little daughter is kidnapped by a child molester.
Plot: latin, ice cream, pregnant woman, pregnant, false accusation, pedophile, police, pedophilia, child molester, kidnapping
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
As Time Runs Out (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A wealthy man races against time to save his kidnapped son whose abductor left him with a bomb set to detonate.
Plot: photograph, playground, death, anger, search, remote control, police officer, cow, video cassette, passport, flashback, knocked out ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 60K
The Snowman (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Sweden
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous looking snowman.
Style: serious, surprise ending, melancholic, neo noir, suspense
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, missing woman, snow, snowman, murder, clue, police detective, missing person, drunkenness, suicide by drowning, corpse ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, year 1945, year 2006, 2000s ...
Place: norway, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Lolly-Madonna XXX (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Laban Feather brews Tennessee moonshine with his sons Thrush, Zack, Hawk, and Finch. The chief rivals of the Feather Family in producing and selling illegal corn liquor are the Gutshalls, father Pap, and sons Ludie, Seb, and Villum. In addition to ...
Style: allegory
Plot: family feud, hillbilly, rape, father son relationship, blackmail, prank, horse, hostility, pig, mistaken identity, sniper, beaten to death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, Canada, Sweden, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist find themselves caught in a web of spies, cyber-criminals and corrupt government officials - both in Sweden and in the United States - whom are only known as The Spider Society.
Style: suspense, intense, captivating, realistic, tense ...
Plot: computer cracker, programmer, father daughter relationship, computer hacker, hacker, rogue agent, terrorism, one against many, technology, female terrorist, hitman, blackmail ...
Time: 2010s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, washington d.c., eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.0
 586
Abducted (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After 7 year old Eden is kidnapped during an home invasion, single father Dane Hunte takes matters into his own hands, while Detective Fini, leading the investigation, unravels the mystery surrounding the unusual crime.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tense ...
Plot: sex maniac, soldier, hostage, gunfight, child abduction, father daughter relationship, car chase, dark hero, cabin in the woods, investigation, kidnapping, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Last Thing He Wanted (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: At the turning point of the Iran-Contra affair, Elena McMahon, a fearless investigative journalist covering the 1984 US presidential campaign, puts herself in danger when she abandons her assigned task in order to fulfill the last wish of her ailing ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: government conspiracy, investigative journalism, father daughter relationship, arms dealer, secret agenda, true crime, money, reporter, suspicion, co worker co worker relationship, female director, deception ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 28K
The Informer (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In New York, former convict Pete Koslow, related to the Polish mafia, must deal with both Klimek the General, his ruthless boss, and the twisted ambitions of two federal agents, as he tries to survive and protect the lives of his loved ones…
Style: suspense, suspenseful, thought provoking, psychological, rough ...
Plot: prison, organized crime, violence, undercover, danger, police, brutality, murder, ex convict, prison gang, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 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, murder, psychopath, mind game, master criminal, rivalry, law enforcement, race against time, track down, tough law enforcer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: memphis, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Blue Knight (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Bumper Morgan is a veteran Los Angeles Police Department street cop. He is due to retire after 20 years on the job, but is not letting up on the criminal element on his beat.
Plot: lapd, police officer, street, mistaken identity, drug dealer, social problem, police station, retirement, ex cop, patrol, runaway child, adoption ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 7
Rescue Me (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Robyn the daughter of Special Agent in Charge Alex Campbell of the FBI is kidnapped along with her best friend Chloe Hart, Alex is forced to take a close look at those around him to help determine who he can trust and who he can't if he ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: fbi agent, father daughter relationship, kidnapping, violence, secret, friendship, deception, fbi, rescue, teenager, police, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%