Movies like Dangerous Pursuit

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Dangerous Pursuit (1990)
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Dangerous Pursuit (1990)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman discovers the next target of a hired assassin and attempts to foil his plan.
Plot: prostitute, hotel, hitman, best friend, female protagonist, murder, runaway, witness, strip club, roommate, alcoholic father, husband wife relationship, guilt, archbishop, cover up, police officer, assassination, twenty something
Place: new york, oregon

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Most similar movies to Dangerous Pursuit

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, police officer, crimes, crime, deadly, hitman and police mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Dangerous Pursuit: The Assassin (2007), Dead & Nowhere (2008), The Last Contract (1998), Deadly Hero (1975), The Bloody Hands of the Law (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Assassin (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Assassin John Brown, a heroin-addicted, recent war veteran, is hired to take out a local nightclub owner. When Brown slips, he finds himself on the run from both police and the shadowy corporation that hired him.
Plot: gun, neo noir, drugs, african american, police, drug addict, pistol, police captain, criminal, murder, handgun, police officer ...
Place: new york
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95%
Dead & Nowhere (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Homicide cop Ray Maldonado has found a third dead hooker in as many days. The realization that he's got a serial killer on his hands hits him. Wanting to stop the string of murders, Maldonado turns to the obvious suspect: Street preacher Jimmy ...
Plot: crooked cop, preacher, bible, prayer, prostitute, serial killer, evangelical christianity, taxi driver, homeless man, police officer, crime scene, taxi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Last Contract (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway, Finland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Young police officer Roger is on the trail of the international master assassin, while the assassin follows his plan to murder Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: hitman, assassination, investigation, murder, politics, law enforcement, state affairs, crime, deadly, dishonesty, crimes, head of state ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1986
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 258
Deadly Hero (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Officer Lacy is an 18-year veteran of the New York Police Department who finds himself demoted from detective back to patrol duty for his violent tendencies and trigger-happy behavior.
Plot: criminal, kidnapping, music teacher, stalking, shot to death, musician, cemetery, burglar, school teacher, ends with freeze frame, female teacher, murder ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Bloody Hands of the Law (1973)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a crime boss is murdered while in hospital, a young woman sees the killers, but her room mate convinces her not to tell the police, fearing the consequences. Unfortunately the murderers realize that they have been seen, and kill both women. ...
Plot: rage, murder, impersonating a police officer, police officer, car chase, police officer knocked unconscious, witness, hitman, torture, anger, violence, police uniform stolen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 ⇓
59%
 7.0
 249K
Phone Booth (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: surprise ending, tense, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, mind game, hostage, dishonesty, hostages, psychopath, crimes, phone booth, crime, murder, redemption, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.9
 854
Deadly Weapons (1974)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After the mob hits a guy with a list, one of the hoods keeps the list for himself to blackmail the people on it. When the mobsters find out he's a double-crosser, they off him, which angers his busty girlfriend. She goes after them using the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: breasts, exploitation, revenge, female director, murder, sleeping pill, sleaze, big breasts, erotica, female nudity, strip club, suffocation ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 437
Smoke Screen (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sandra Brown’s “Smoke Screen” follows newswoman Britt Shelley (Jaime Pressly), who shockingly wakes up in bed next to the dead body of Detective Jay Burgess and is suspected of foul play. Five years prior, Jay’s lifelong friend Raley Gannon ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: politics, journalism, murder suspect, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, media, journalist, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, female reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.2
 189
Joel (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The shocking story of Joel Rifkin, a troubled young man whose hidden fantasies of power and control combined with his obsessive dedication to prostitutes led him to embark on one of the New York area’s most notorious murder sprees, claiming ...
Plot: serial killer, true crime, prostitute, murder, strangulation, prostitution, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 315
Flashfire (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police detective Jack Flinder is already in trouble with the rest of his force for imprisoning a corrupt partner, but now he has a new problem to deal with. Another officer has been murdered in a hotel room, where he was with a prostitute named ...
Style: rough, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police corruption, murder, prostitute, arson, rivalry, law enforcement, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, crimes, assassination, dishonesty, hostages ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Contract on Cherry Street (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A policeman devises an unorthodox plan for bringing criminals to justice after his partner is brutally gunned down.
Plot: conspiracy, car theft, police detective, car chase, police officer, criminal syndicate, gunfight, urban ghetto, junkie, pump action shotgun, shoot out, walkie talkie ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 182
The Haven (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Police detective Jacques Laniel's life becomes a nightmare the day drive-by shootists gun down his partner Thomas Colin. His colleagues make matters worse by blaming him for the death, and after his wife leaves him, Laniel decides to quit the ...
Plot: private detective, car salesman, salesman, killed during sex, partner, drive by shooting, bulimia, bmw, pretending to be gay, police officer, rehabilitation center, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Stone Cold Dead (1979)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sergeant Boyd's police search to find a sniper who has been shooting hookers.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, murder, working undercover, deadly, crime, crimes, law enforcement, gangsters, police detective, psychopath, stalker ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Naked City: A Killer Christmas (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter gets in their way of two cops assigned to investigate a serial killer who became active around Christmas time..
Plot: police partner, investigation, serial killer, police, christmas, female nudity, lesbian sex, murder, reporter
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.0
 848
6 Ways to Die (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sonny "Sundown" Garcia is the top cocaine distributor in the United States, which has made him a very rich and powerful man. It has also made him plenty of enemies. John Doe is just such a man. A nameless man of mystery, John lives to see ...
Plot: kidnap, drug cartel, diamond necklace, assassination, heroin, kidnapping, hitman, gun, husband wife relationship, murder, public execution, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.3
 491
Bad Bizness (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After three women get killed, policewoman gets involved in the underworld of drugs and pornographic movies, when she starts investigating the case.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, sexploitation film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, serial killer, murder, prostitute, danger, profanity, urban ghetto, strong sexual content, inventions and discoveries, working undercover, police corruption, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Cold Comes the Night (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A struggling motel owner and her daughter are taken hostage by a nearly blind career criminal to be his eyes as he attempts to retrieve his cash package from a crooked cop.
Style: suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, criminal, motel, hostage, hostages, disorder, disability, crimes, mother daughter relationship, death threat, stolen money, little girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Macon County Jail (1997)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After she leaves her cheating husband, Susan Reed (Ally Sheedy) embarks on a cross-country road trip where she falls victim to a series of mishaps that land her behind bars in the redneck Macon County Jail. Once inside, she's subjected to ...
Plot: hitchhiker, on the run, rape, murder, rape and revenge, female director, unfaithful, raped woman, prison escape, screaming, nausea, orgasm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 1K
Relentless (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Los Angeles police detectives, cynical veteran Malloy and cocky rookie Dietz, hunt for a serial killer, an ex-cop named Taylor, whom randomly chooses his victims from a phone directory.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, crime, vengeance, mentally unstable, partners against crime, stalking, chases and races, maniac, police detective ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Special Killers (1973)
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sandro, a detective, finds his wife strangled. His girl-friend Tiffany, who works as photographer, makes a "Blow up" from a photo, what Sandro finds beside the victim. Sandro and Tiffany are looking for the woman on the photo, Laura. They ...
Plot: photograph, sibling relationship, blackmail, darkroom, investigation, nightclub, sex, corruption, husband wife relationship, hitman, french giallo, chase ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
24 Hours in London (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: London gangster Christian has a plan to kill off the opposition, but things get messy when a witness survives.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, hitman, murder, police, criminal's revenge, police investigation, witnessing a crime, fighting crime, rivalry, deadly, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In 1994 Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman were brutally murdered in her Los Angeles home by whom most believe to be O.J Simpson. But what role did Glen Rogers, also known as the Casanova Killer play in their death?
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, tense ...
Plot: murder, alarm, sex scene, divorce, stabbed to death, psychiatrist, security system, serial killer, crime scene, therapy, prison, male nudity ...
Time: year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Side Show (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A teenage boy runs away from home. He joins the circus but finds out that it's not all what it's cracked up to be. But then the boy becomes a witness to a murder, and he must try to stay out of the killer's way.
Plot: freak, circus, racist, tiger, lion tamer, carnival, dwarf, witness, sideshow, train, murder, runaway
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Domestic Disturbance (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A divorced father discovers that his 12-year-old son's new stepfather is not what he made himself out to be.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, divorce, mystery, family relations, deadly, crimes, crime, parents and children, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maryland, san francisco
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33%
 1.8
 415
Son of Sam (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This chilling tale recounts the late 70's in New York City, when a serial killer on the loose dubbed "Son of Sam" creates havoc. When arrested, "Son of Sam" tells police he was influenced by a satanic cult. New York would ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, based on true events
Plot: murder, law enforcement, danger, investigation, police investigation, crimes, psychopath, serial killer, deadly, rivalry, mind game, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 753
Men of Respect (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this modern day version of Shakespeare's Macbeth, a hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mob boss, hitman, tough heroes, murder, dishonesty, ambition, gangsters, rivalry, crimes, mafia, betrayal, fortune teller ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Baby Needs a New Pair of Shoes (1974)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An epic battle rages lawn on the streets of Harlem between Italian mobsters and black gangsters. The battles are intense, the more each side tries to oust another. Both groups use their best killers. Since it is a brutal gangster transvestites to be ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: babies and infants, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, drug dealing, deadly, gang, crime, police corruption, rivalry, gangsters, master criminal, transvestism ...
Time: 70s, year 1956
Place: harlem, new york, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.9
 289
Raw Nerve (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cop, who is losing his sanity, lures his girlfriend and his former partner into the dangers of arson, robbery, and murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: murder, police corruption, neo noir, terminal illness, interracial relations, betrayal, crimes, gang, partners, crime, partners against crime, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.9
 137
Love Kills (1991)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Glamorous fashion photographer Rebecca is getting even. Angered by her husband's infidelity, she takes a lover - a mysterious hunk she fist met during a photo shoot. He's exciting. He's handsome. And, after a night of lovemaking, he ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: paranoia, money, secret, husband murders wife, affair, car hit by a train, murder, shot in the back, unrequited love, cheating wife, best friend, death of protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%