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, police officer, hitman, murder, hotel, runaway, best friend, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, witness, twenty something, guilt, roommate, archbishop, cover up, strip club, assassination, alcoholic father
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, crimes, police officer, police, hitman, revenge and deadly mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Dangerous Pursuit: The Assassin (2007), The Last Contract (1998), Dead & Nowhere (2008), 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.
Style: neo noir
Plot: junkie, police, police captain, assassin, murder, hitman, african american, police officer, drug addict, criminal, drugs, mercenary ...
Place: new york
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95%
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: serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, assassination, murder, investigation, nobody believes, dishonesty, politics, crimes, head of state, law enforcement, state affairs, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1986
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe
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72%
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, serial killer, bible, prostitute, preacher, evangelical christianity, police officer, criminal, night, murder, homeless man, hitman ...
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71%
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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: death, cemetery, burglar, school teacher, rescue, racism, hitman, kidnapping, stalking, musician, witness, 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: police, car chase, anger, rage, violence, police officer killed, interrogation, airport, hospital, witness, police chase, hitman ...
⇓ 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: hostage, ransom, murder, helicopter, millionaire, city, hitman, police officer, corruption, threat, revenge, crossbow
Place: arizona, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: revenge, exploitation, murder, erotica, suffocation, sexploitation, female nudity, female protagonist, stripper, strip club, sleeping pill, sleaze ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: journalism, politics, murder suspect, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, society, media, journalist, husband wife relationship, female reporter, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, rough ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, police corruption, arson, conspiracy, hostage, police detective, fighting crime, partners, law enforcement, amateur detective, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 265K
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, suspense, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind game, hostage, sniper, psychopath, dishonesty, trapped, crimes, hopes, sin, murder, redemption, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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49%
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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 ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: drug cartel, robbery, murder, hitman, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, criminal's revenge, revenge, vengeance, criminal, drug dealer, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Frozen Ground (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An Alaska State Trooper partners with a young woman who escaped the clutches of serial killer Robert Hansen to bring the murderer to justice. Based on actual events.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, factual, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, kidnapping, psychopath, crimes, sexual predator, winter, drug overdose, rapist, rape and murder, manhunt, rape ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983, 70s
Place: alaska, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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 ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: killed during sex, private detective, car salesman, salesman, bulimia, pretending to be gay, police officer, guilt, investigation, partner, gay, patricide ...
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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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, murder, law enforcement, crimes, gangsters, working undercover, police detective, psychopath, stalker, undercover, daughter murders mother ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: christmas, investigation, female nudity, reporter, police partner, serial killer, lesbian sex, murder, police
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Birthday Cake (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the 10th anniversary of his father's death, Giovanni reluctantly accepts the task of bringing a cake to the home of his uncle, a mob boss, for a celebration. Just two hours into the night, Gio's life is forever changed.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: family gatherings, death by poison, puerto rican, christmas, violence, ex convict, family relations, murder, husband wife relationship, family business, mercilessness, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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41%
Cohen and Tate (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A boy kidnapped by two mismatched hitmen puts them at each other's throats while being driven to their employers, possibly to be killed. Cohen, an older professional becomes increasingly irritated with his partner Tate, a brutish killer, when ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, hitman, psychopath, assassination attempt, gangsters, on the run, hostage, assassin, child abduction, witness protection, child in peril, battles ...
Time: 80s
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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: murder, hitchhiker, on the run, rape, rape and revenge, unfaithful, raped woman, female protagonist, revenge, fired from the job, prison, small town ...
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40%
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Silent Night (2020)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mark, a low end South London hitman recently released from prison, tries to go straight for his daughter, but gets drawn back in by Alan, his former cellmate, to do one final job.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, intense, tense, twists and turns
Plot: hitman, father daughter relationship, friendship, life philosophy, rise and fall, prodigy, partners in crime, runaway, adventure, redemption, crimes, murder ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: woman in danger, criminal, motel, hostage, crimes, disorder, disability, mother daughter relationship, stolen money, death threat, little girl, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, maniac, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, vengeance, partners against crime, mentally unstable, stalking, police detective, police officer, manipulation ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: nypd, urban ghetto, police detective, corruption, informant, assassination, armed robbery, murder, chop shop, car theft, junkie, frustration ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ 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: lion tamer, tiger, carnival, dwarf, train, witness, murder, racist, freak, circus, runaway, sideshow
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, gangsters, hitman, murder, police, witnessing a crime, police investigation, fighting crime, police corruption, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: sibling relationship, blackmail, revenge, chase, husband wife relationship, female nudity, investigation, sex, corruption, murder, nightclub, hitman ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, realistic, serious, rough, sexploitation film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, serial killer, murder, prostitute, crimes, urban ghetto, working undercover, city life, strong sexual content, law enforcement, dishonesty, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 1.8
 462
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: serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: murder, investigation, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, psychopath, mind game, rivalry, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, murderer, satanism ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
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Killing Jesus (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Colombia, Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paula, a young art student, witnesses the assassination of her father, a university professor. Frustrated by the local police she starts to investigate the murder herself. Driven by anger, frustration and sorrow, she commits fearless acts that put ...
Plot: motorcycle, murder, assassination, dancing, police, revenge, revenge plot, female protagonist, violence, death of father, student, loss of father ...
Place: colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 860
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, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, mob boss, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, ambition, gangsters, tough heroes, murder, betrayal, fortune teller, mafia ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, child in peril, investigation, amateur detective, disbelieving adult, divorce, mystery, family relations, crimes, family problems, couples, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maryland, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%