Movies like Mark of the Tortoise

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Mark of the Tortoise (1964)
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Mark of the Tortoise (1964)
Original name: Wartezimmer zum Jenseits
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: English millionaire Sir Cyrus Bradley is being blackmailed by “The Tortoise” Crime Syndicate. He is to pay £ 100,000.00 Pounds to stay alive and not be murdered. After his refusal to pay the money, he is quickly killed. Cyrus‘ nephew, Don Micklem, plans to avenge the death of his uncle and sets out on a quest to expose “The Tortoise“…
Plot: inheritance, ransom, murder, revenge, turtle, blackmail, criminal gang, knife thrower, female criminal, man in a wheelchair

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense and suspense films with plots about murder, revenge, crimes, female nudity, violence, chase and criminal gang mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Mark of the Tortoise: The Cat (1988), Night of the Juggler (1980), Assault in Paradise (1977), Betrayals & Bullets: The Dame (2015), G@me (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Cat (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two bank robbers hold the clerks hostage and demand 3 million German marks as ransom. What the police do not realize is that the true criminal mastermind watches them from outside the bank, anticipating every move.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: criminal gang, firearm, cat and mouse, heist gone wrong, male female relationship, gangsters, master criminal, gangster, hostage, police, kill, plan ...
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95%
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.
Plot: ransom, child abduction, corrupt cop, neo noir, kidnapping, violence, psychopath, murder, manhunt, exploitation, chase, death ...
Place: new york
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87%
Scene of the Crime: A Tooth for a Tooth (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A man who has just become unemployed kills his closest relatives before he judges himself. Commissioner Schimanski determined.
Plot: murder, revenge, female nudity, police, riot, explosion, bloody body of a child, motorcycle, male underwear, dead boy
Place: germany, france, europe
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81%
Assault in Paradise (1977)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Native American travels around a resort town, murdering cops and rich people with a high-powered crossbow, while demanding that the town's richest residents pay him money to stop the killings.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ransom, hostage, crossbow, hitman, police officer, millionaire, revenge, helicopter, city, threat, corruption, murder
Place: arizona, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Betrayals & Bullets: The Dame (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
Story: After the murder of his girlfriend, a gang enforcer sets out to find out who perpetrated the killing.
Plot: murder, neo noir, firearm, betrayal, respect, revenge, neo-noir
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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G@me (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A young ad executive's life has been turned upside down when a vicious client ruins his three billion yen project. Through his chance meeting with the disgruntled daughter of his enemy, he plans a vengeance scheme. The young woman agrees to ...
Plot: ransom, kidnapping, ransom demand, kidnapper
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, nudity (full frontal - brief), french giallo, exploitation, revenge, drugs, female nudity, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Gorilla Gang (1968)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Action
Country: West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this German detective thriller, swindlers using a false charity as a front send a hit man around London to murder wealthy people whose deaths can benefit the organization. This film is one of a very large number of German Scotland-Yard thrillers ...
Plot: blackmail, gorilla, male nudity, nightclub, murder, criminal gang, river thames, illegitimate daughter, bodybuilder, doll, multiple murder, serial killer ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Big B (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Big B is a 2007 Malayalam action-thriller film co-written and directed by Amal Neerad, starring Mammootty in the title role.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense
Plot: murder, revenge, adoptive mother, gang war, social worker, corrupt politician, gangsters, crimes, investigation, danger, brother brother relationship, bodyguard ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Red Chillies (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Mohanlal plays the role of OMR, an affluent NRI who does oil business in Singapore. The movie begins on a new year before when the "Red Chilles", an all-girls music band with nine members, are involved in an accident. The girls flee from ...
Plot: scientist, revenge, car accident, communist, son, massacre, police, murder, corporation, corporate, radio station, courtroom ...
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52%
The Black Windmill (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, ransom, spy, agent, politics, government agency, amateur detective, chases and races, state affairs, rescue, heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, scotland yard, europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hassel 06 - Offren (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Criminal detective Roland Hassel and his colleague Bolinder is investigating a criminal gang involved in the meat packing business. Bolinder is murdered in front of Hassel and the criminals are out to kill Hassel, the only witness.
Plot: criminal gang, police investigation, murder, police detective, police procedural, kicked in the crotch, police officer killed, contamination, crime investigation
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44%
The Hunchback of Soho (1966)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman is kidnapped and her identity is stolen by criminals attempting to collect her inheritance.
Plot: dead brother, evil priest, murder, will, fake priest, general, cheating, illegal gambling, strangulation, inheritance, world war two veteran, policewoman killing ...
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Overkill (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Tokyo cop is sent to Los Angeles to help an LAPD detective break up a yakuza ring operating in the city.
Plot: yakuza, police detective, undercover cop, revenge, murder, extortion, lapd, bandit, group of criminals
Place: los angeles, tokyo
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43%
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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 ...
Plot: blood, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, revenge, deception, kidnapping, psycho killer
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43%
Bad Day for the Cut (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A middle-aged Irish farmer, who still lives at home with his mother, sets off on a mission of revenge when the old lady is murdered.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: revenge, murder, farmer, death of mother, crimes, chase, gunfight, danger, track down, shotgun, prostitute
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
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42%
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Shock (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Martin Terrier wants to quit his job as a hired hitman, but his organized crime employers are unwilling to see him turned out to pasture, Terrier knows too much, and he is still useful to the organization. He escapes to the countryside where he ...
Plot: barefoot woman, hostage, shot to death, death, escape, female nudity, murder, revenge, violence, male female relationship, chicken farm, farm ...
Place: france
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39%
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No Mercy (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Forensic pathologist Kang (Seol Kyeong-gu) is assigned to examine the dismembered corpse of a female murder victim. Detective Min (Han Hye-jin) points to a fanatic environmentalist, Lee Sung-ho (Ryoo Seung-beom), as the primary suspect. But when ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, autopsy, crimes, mind game, crime, revenge, forensics, daughter, threat, tragic hero, regret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Johan Falk 13 (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Johan Falk is with the wife of a dead mob boss down to Latvia to try to solve a mystery that has eluded him for three years. What Johan finds downstairs in a cottage outside Riga shocks not only himself but also the Gothenburg police special unit ...
Plot: police procedural, release from prison, murder, informant, organized crime, criminal gang, planting evidence, gunfight, crime, crimes
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38%
The Vultures on the Road (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The Vultures on the Road - an organized gang of robbers and murderers, which includes even the police. They kill the truck driver's friend, whose wife is expecting a baby. The police (which is cooperating with the bandits), of course, does ...
Plot: road, revenge, prostitute, beaten up, car accident, militia, criminal, pregnant wife, truck driver, village, friend, murder ...
Place: soviet union
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38%
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Pimp Bullies (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Five suspects holding a piece of the truth behind an unsolved crime.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, life is a bitch, gangsters, police investigation, hitman, crimes, sex scene, revenge, drugs/alcohol, crime, prostitute, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Avatharam (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Madhavan Mahadevan, who comes into the city from a village to see off his sister-in-law and her daughter after the death of his elder brother, an upright Customs Officer (KB Ganesh Kumar). While running around to claim the insurance money, he comes ...
Plot: brother, accident, insurance, rape, revenge, gang war, death certificate, murder, death, malayalam
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36%
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Naked Poison (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy office worker Min gets his kicks taking sneaky snaps of his female co-workers, spying on his neighbours having rough sex, and coating himself in oil before bashing one out to internet porn; things change, however, when he mixes ingredients ...
Plot: revenge, voyeurism, large breasts, female nudity, rape, bare breasts, poisoning, sex, murder
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36%
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Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 247 min.
Story: Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair is a complete edit of the two-part martial arts action films Kill Bill: Vol. 1 and Kill Bill: Vol. 2. The film was originally scheduled to be released as one part. However, due to the film's over 4 hour ...
Style: psychological thriller, brutal, bloody, tense, exciting ...
Plot: sword, revenge, wedding, girl fight, violence, brutality, murder, justice, death, crimes, twists & turns, fight scenes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Johan Falk 14 (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Johan and his colleagues are watching Seth and his gang member Jack, they stumble on a larger case than they expected. Seth is selling arms to terrorists, but without Jack's knowledge, in a car where Johan's old colleague Pernilla ...
Plot: organized crime, informant, shooting, execution, rebellion, police procedural, criminal gang, murder, embassy, hostage, crime, crimes
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32%
Zero Tolerance (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Johan is a two-fisted Gothenburg cop who finds himself in a shoot-out with jewel robbers. After the smoke has cleared, one robber, shot by his accomplice, and an innocent bystander, are dead. Three witnesses, including Helen, identify thug ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: murder, chase, false accusation, city, burglar, revenge, robbery, police officer, threat, gunfight, police, witness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Double Face (1969)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A millionare is unwittingly led into murder by his lesbian wife.
Plot: murder, deception, whodunit, mask, lesbianism, lesbian, female stockinged legs, pantyhose, lesbian sex, female nudity, face mask, black pantyhose ...
Place: scotland yard
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30%
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Nightfall (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Inspector Lam investigates the brutal murder of Tsui, a famous musician. Wong, the designated suspect, just spent 20 years in jail for the murder of Tsui's daughter but has always claimed his innocence.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: mystery, police investigation, murder, revenge, betrayal, brutality, chase, cruelty, child abuse, birthday cake, cigar smoking, shower ...
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Deliver Us from Evil (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In-nam (HWANG Jung-min) is a Korean hitman living in Japan who completes what he has decided will be his final job. But soon after, he learns that the daughter of a woman from his past (CHOI Hee-seo), who now lives in Thailand, has been kidnapped. ...
Plot: revenge, hitman, hard boiled, rivals, rival, assassin, fight, kidnapping, chase
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, japan, korea
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Johan Falk: Blodsdiamanter (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: GSI follow up a weapon trail that leads right into Kavkaz mafia headquarters on the west coast. GSI member Niklas Saxlid is the one in the group who is specialized in undercover operations, and he has penetrated Kavkaz' activities. But suddenly ...
Plot: organized crime, gang war, shooting, stabbing, murder, criminal gang, strangulation, police procedural, mixed martial arts, actress playing herself, gunfight, torture ...
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