Movies like House of Cards 1968

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House of Cards (1968)
 5.8
 442
House of Cards (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspense
Plot: colosseum, kidnapped child, american abroad, fascist, spy, boxer, female nudity, kidnapping, conspiracy, adventurer, tutor
Place: rome italy, france

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Most similar movies to House of Cards

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, realistic and serious films with plots about crimes, murder, kidnapping, crime, dishonesty, investigation and mystery mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like House of Cards: Lost Boy (2015), The Salzburg Connection (1972), The Prize (1963), Abduction (1975), After Dark, My Sweet (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 671
Lost Boy (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Laura Harris's kidnapped son returns after eleven devastating years, what she thinks will be a dream come true turns out to be a family nightmare.
Style: psychological, sentimental, captivating, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: family relations, family conflict, mother son relationship, mother son reunion, kidnapped child, mother love, uncover truth, missing child, crimes, investigation, danger, female director ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Salzburg Connection (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An American lawyer on vacation in Europe is asked by a book publisher to stop by the Austrian town of Salzburg to see a photographer who's taking pictures for a book on picturesque Austrian lakes. Upon his arrival he senses that something is ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: war crime, reporter, secret, neo nazi, brother brother relationship, cold war, murder, brother sister relationship, publisher, murder of husband, secret agents, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.8
 4K
The Prize (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: For some reason, this year's Nobel prize in literature has been awarded to the young author Andrew Craig, who seems to be more interested in women and drinking than writing. Another laureate is Dr. Max Stratman, the famous German-American ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: espionage, nobel prize, good versus evil, investigation, dishonesty, undercover, chases and races, race against time, writer's life, crimes, hidden identity, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.2
 199
Abduction (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The daughter of wealthy businessman is taken hostage by a gang of radical black revolutionaries. While she fears for her life at first, she gradually starts to become sympathetic to her kidnappers' cause, and begins to consider herself to be ...
Plot: abduction, bound and gagged, panties pulled down, panties, kidnapping, stockholm syndrome, rape, female nudity, lesbian, rape victim, tied to a bed
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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After Dark, My Sweet (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The intriguing relationship between three desperados, who try to kidnap a wealthy child in hope of turning their lives around.
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, tense, surreal, cynical ...
Plot: neo noir, kidnapping, mental illness, femme fatale, boxer, crime gone awry, crimes, crime, murder, mystery, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.8
 12K
Gorky Park (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Police Inspector Renko tries to solve the case of three bodies found in Moscow's Gorky Park but finds his attempts to solve the crime impeded by his superiors. Working on his own, Renko seeks out more information and stumbles across a ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, murder, cold war, police investigation, political corruption, crime, crimes, mystery, police corruption, police detective, riddles and clues, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, europe, moscow russia, soviet union, sweden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.9
 49K
Frantic (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ford plays an American doctor whose wife suddenly vanishes in Paris. To find her, he navigates a puzzling web of language, locale, laissez-faire cops, triplicate-form filling bureaucrats and a defiant, mysterious waif who knows more than she tells.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: missing wife, kidnapping, espionage, rescue, jazz, missing person, woman in danger, neo noir, doctor, crimes, crime, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.5
 1K
Distortion (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When his girlfriend is kidnapped, a drug-addicted ex-cop must overcome his demons and face the sobering task of tracking her down before it's too late. His story dismissed by the police, he's left with no choice but to rely on his own ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, law enforcement, missing person, obsessive quest, crimes, murder, drugs, life is a bitch, mystery, crime, drug abuse, addiction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 7.6
 247K
Gone Baby Gone (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When 4 year old Amanda McCready disappears from her home and the police make little headway in solving the case, the girl's aunt, Beatrice McCready hires two private detectives, Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro. The detectives freely admit that ...
Style: twist ending, disturbing, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, disappearance, pedophile, private detective, tragic event, life is a bitch, crimes, neo noir, conspiracy, missing child, peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Author's Crime (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A wealthy Countess is warned that if she gives a valuable painting away as first prize in a music competition, the only thing handed out will be death. In rapid succession, the painting is stolen, the Countess murdered, her niece kidnapped, and the ...
Plot: female nudity, kidnapping, murder, painting, heiress, countess, whodunit
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Every Secret Thing (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One clear summer day in a Baltimore suburb, a baby goes missing from her front porch. Two young girls serve seven years for the crime and are released into a town that hasn't fully forgiven or forgotten. Soon, another child is missing, and two ...
Style: enigmatic, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: missing child, teenage girl, police detective, manipulation, suspect, child murder, interrogation, kidnapping, uncover truth, ex convict, life is a bitch, police investigation ...
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.1
 15K
Freedomland (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A black police detective must solve a strange case of a kidnapped boy and deal with a big racial protest.
Style: disturbing, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, hospital, missing child, interracial relations, vengeance, police detective, crimes, psychopath, mystery, racism, mother child relationship, lie ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 4K
Perdida (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A policewoman whose childhood friend disappeared in Patagonia years ago starts a new search to find answers, and soon finds her own life in danger.
Style: suspense, realistic, psychological, intense, twists and turns
Plot: school trip, kidnapping, investigation, missing person, girlfriend, uncover truth, mystery, missing girl, dark secret, twists & turns, media coverage, pimp ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 122
The Owls (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Two middle-aged, lesbian couples accidentally kill a younger lesbian and hide the body, without reporting it to the authorities. Their guilt and long-kept, dark secret comes back to haunt them, as an unexpected stranger shows up in their lives, ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, neo noir, vengeance, rivalry, danger, mysterious character, couple relations, haunted by the past, couples, deadly, crimes, gender ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 48K
Breakdown (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his SUV breaks down on a remote Southwestern road, Jeff Taylor lets his wife, Amy, hitch a ride with a trucker to get help. When she doesn't return, Jeff fixes his SUV and tracks down the trucker -- who tells the police he's never ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, ransom, kidnapping, uncover truth, danger, woman in danger, highway, chase, gang, deception, couples, surveillance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, arizona, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 5K
Cutter's Way (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Richard spots a man dumping a body, and decides to expose the man he thinks is the culprit with his friend Alex Cutter.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, alcohol abuse, veteran, dishonesty, crimes, murder mystery, investigation, revenge, arson, neo noir, conspiracy ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, california, asia, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Good Morning, Killer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Follows FBI Special Agent Ana Gray as she hunts for a kidnapper. As Ana develops a rapport with the kidnapper's latest victim, the suspect suddenly changes his pattern. Now Ana must race to find him before he strikes again.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: track down, crimes, special agents, undercover, race against time, law enforcement, female protagonist, chase, serial killer, love interest, abduction, female fbi agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.0
 79
Die Tigerin (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: It's the roaring twenties in Berlin. The Tigress, a gorgeous, wild, and very independent street walker, falls for a handsome grifter. When one of her lovers gets jealous, she betrays him and has to skip town. The grifter reveals he has what it ...
Plot: female nudity, sexploitation, female removes her clothes, prostitute, lust
Time: 1920s
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Doctor Mabuse (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Criminal mastermind Dr. Mabuse returns from exile to begin a new reign of terror, and only young Inspector Carl Lohemann stands in his way.
Style: psychological, gothic, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: police inspector, good versus evil, megalomaniac, master criminal, doctor, manipulation, mysterious villain, femme fatale, deception, battle of wits, secret organization, conspiracy ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Taste of Excitement (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man has been killed on the Dover/Boulogne car ferry. What is the connection between him and the attempts being made to kill Jane Kerrell, a young girl in her early twenties? As she speeds through the French countryside to the South of France, ...
Plot: kidnapping, pursuit, chase, helicopter, woman in danger
Place: europe, south of france, southern france, french riviera, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Star Chamber (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Disgusted with criminals escaping the judicial system via technicalities, an idealistic young judge investigates an alternative method for punishing the guilty.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, vigilantism, judge, crimes, crime, murder, idealism, vengeance, political corruption, conspiracy, secret society, legal ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 30K
The Captive (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eight years after the disappearance of Cassandra, some disturbing incidents seem to indicate that she's still alive. Police, parents and Cassandra herself, will try to unravel the mystery of her disappearance.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, non-linear ...
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, police investigation, crimes, danger, child abuse, little girl, internet chat, psychology, skating, child in peril, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Stolen from the Womb (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A psychotic stalker gives a pregnant woman a labor-inducing drug, then kidnaps her newborn.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: stalking, pregnancy, psychopath, adoption, couples, family relations, babies and infants, crimes, danger, kidnapping, female friendship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.5
 3K
Madigan (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Policemen Bonaro and Madigan lose their guns to fugitive Barney Benesch. As compensation, the two NYC detectives are given a weekend to bring Benesch to justice. While Bonaro and Madigan follow up on various leads, Police Commissioner Russell goes ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, crimes, investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, partners, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, law enforcer killer, police detective, police station, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
All Around the Town (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman, seemingly good but still psychologically disturbed from being kidnapped as a little girl, becomes the obvious suspect in a murder.
Style: suspenseful, tense, enigmatic, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: split personality, murder, kidnapping, mystery, crimes, mental illness, memory loss, missing child, vengeance, who done it, deadly, legal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Body of My Enemy (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Francois always despised the textile barons who ruled his local town. But he fell in love with the family heiress Gilberte. Ten years ago, he would have married her. Now only hatred holds them together. Francois is accused of murder. A hooker and a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, gangsters, criminal, revenge, crime, crimes, rivalry, rise and fall, dishonesty, criminal heroes, murder, murder trial ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mulholland Falls (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1950s Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, investigation, political corruption, police, crimes, mystery, partners against crime, dishonesty, neo noir, tough law enforcer, fighting crime ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Second Wind (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Gu, a famous gangster, has just escaped from jail. All french police is after him. Before leaving the country with Manouche, the woman he loves, Gu needs a final job to get some money. The job works, but a police's scheming makes Gu appear as a ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crime, crimes, law enforcement, escaped convict, betrayal, hold up, righting the wronged, escape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 21K
Closed Circuit (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A terrorist attack in London results in the capture of suspect Farroukh Erdogan (Denis Moschitto). The attorney general appoints Claudia Simmons-Howe (Rebecca Hall) as special advocate on Erdogan's legal team. On the eve of the trial, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, legal action, lawyers and clients, legal investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, state affairs, danger, power relations, mistrust, courtroom drama ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 5K
Shuttle (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When two friends return from a girls weekend vacation in Mexico, they find themselves stranded at the airport. Trying to get home safely, they board an airport shuttle for the short trip. But once their feet cross the threshold of the shuttle, a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, tragic ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex trafficking, misogynist, woman in danger, deadly, race against time, held captive, human trafficking, sex trade, hopelessness, airport, bus, ship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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