Movies like The Knife 1967

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The Knife (1967)
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The Knife (1967)
Original name: Nož
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A popular singer is found murdered and two police detectives are investigating his past in order to catch the killer.
Plot: knife, forensic, mysterious man, police investigation, mystery killer, pop singer, knife murder, murder investigation, singer, unfaithful wife

Most similar movies to The Knife

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, police investigation, crimes, police, law enforcement, murder investigation and deadly mostly in Thriller, Crime and War genres. Some movies like The Knife: Dangerous Clue (1984), The First Deadly Sin (1980), Strawberry Night (2013), A Killer on the Tracks (1970), Hassel 04 - Säkra papper (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dangerous Clue (1984)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A small group of extreme Albanian nationalists are hunted by Yugoslav security services.
Plot: albanian, extremist, school, hotel, machine gun, truck, car, child, fight, helicopter, terrorist, french ...
Place: kosovo, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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95%
The First Deadly Sin (1980)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A serial killer is stalking New York. Inspector Edward X. Delaney is an NYPD detective, nearing retirement, who is trying to put together the pieces of the case. Are the victims somehow linked? What does the brutal method of death signify?
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terminal illness, serial killer, murder, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, couple relations, police investigation, murder investigation, mysterious villain, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Strawberry Night (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Reiko Himekawa (Yuko Takeuchi) is a female detective at the Metropolitan Police Department. Reiko doesn't come from an elite background, but she has risen fast through the ranks with hard work. Reiko than becomes involved in a murder case named ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: policewoman, police investigation, murder investigation, deadly, gang, gang war, danger, brunette, police officer killed, gazebo, investigator, river ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
A Killer on the Tracks (1970)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An escort composed of three people transports a huge amount of new one-hundred crown banknotes in a special railway car. At the 196th kilometer, a village girl is waiting at the railway crossing and spots two men removing some packages from the ...
Plot: flashback, coffin, shooting, safe, police investigation, bank, train, widow, operation, bank manager, police, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Hassel 04 - Säkra papper (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small criminal who is reported missing is found murdered in the safe of a known bank manager. While working with the motive behind the murder it is discovered that a large amount of counterfeit shares and bonds are in circulation. Hassel and his ...
Plot: police investigation, crime investigation, safecracking, murder, hospital, bank, winter, snow, police procedural
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Case Belgrade (1968)
Genre: Thriller, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Autumn of 1943 American plane carrying Soviet colonel is shot down near Nazi-occupied Belgrade. Germans capture the colonel and begin interrogations, because he knows everything about forecoming Allied summit in Tehran. Group of Yugoslav ...
Plot: world war two, secret mission, brothel, torture, partisan, train, villainess, nazi, injection, machine gun, police, train explosion ...
Place: belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Villain (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: ADGP Mathew Manjooran, returns to work after a seven-month sabbatical, only to take voluntary retirement. His last day has him investigating a case involving triple murder, including a police officer. Soon a pattern emerges and each clue also links ...
Plot: ex-cop, murder investigation, serial killer, police investigation, retired cop, malayalam, serial murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Borderline (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Dr. Lila Colleti is divorcing her husband and is devastated when he wins custody of their two little girls, whom he gets largely because Lila's job, being a psychiatrist for the criminally insane at the local prison, is a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: police investigation, obsession, false accusation, murder, prison, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, ex husband ex wife relationship, mental illness, family problems, police detective, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Grain of Truth (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A big shot prosecutor Teodor Szacki divorces his wife and leaves Warsaw to “start a new life” in picturesque town in south­east Poland ­ Sandomierz. After a short while he is called in to investigate a strange and mysterious murder case. ...
Plot: morgue, nude woman murdered, breasts, sex scene, forensic, pathologist, flashlight, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, female nudity, murder of a nude woman, dead woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Moving Targets (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of cops are following a lawyer who has information on a mobster. He's killed and his wife has to help the cops catch the bad guy.
Plot: car chase, latex gloves, police, handgun, violence, explosion, knife, bus, pistol, bandit, strong female lead, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hassel 10 - Utpressarna (1992)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The executive of Zting Air is blackmailed. He has to pay 3,000,000 SEK or else his wife will be killed and a plane will explode mid-air.
Plot: blackmail, assassination, blackmailer, police investigation, video tape, mass murder, ceo, silencer, explosion, cigarette lighter, cassette tape, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Overheard (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story revolves around three members of a police surveillance squad conducting an investigation into a financial investment group involved in criminal fraud. The focus of the plot, however, is actually on the three officers themselves who stumble ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, undercover, corporate crimes, partners, dishonesty, secretly observing, rivalry, danger, law enforcement, perfect crime, government agency, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Castle of Sand (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Yoshitaro Nomura’s 1975 film of Seicho Matsumoto’s immensely popular detective story tells the tale of two detectives, Imanishi (Tetsuro Tamba) and Yoshimura (Kensaku Morita), tasked with tracking down the murderer of an old man, found ...
Plot: police investigation, class differences, murder investigation, miscarriage, cinema, hospital, murder, leprosy, adoption, concert, village, police officer killed ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, 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 ⇓
48%
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The Box (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disgraced former LAPD detective leads a home invasion in search of millions in stolen money. The plan goes awry and homicide detectives seeking answers interrogate the only survivors; a thief and a victim.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heist, police investigation, mind game, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, betrayal, law enforcement, rivalry, danger, deadly, survival ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 1K
Splinter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gang member, suffering from severe memory loss, searches for his brother's murderer. He secretly enlists the aid of the investigating Detective, while other members of his gang are mysteriously and sadistically murdered.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, vengeance, gang, serial killer, crimes, uncover truth, deadly, life is a bitch, police corruption, memory loss, gory, urban ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Snake with a Thousand Cuts (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Omar Petit would be able to live a perfectly happy life with his wife and daughter if it weren’t for a number of farmers from the vineyard who have decided to make life miserable for them because of where Omar comes from. One night, one of them ...
Plot: hostage, corpse, racism, urination, motorcycle, cartel, male nudity, pubic hair, torture, nameless character, daughter, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Diary of June (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two teenagers joining the same class in a high school die on the same day. The one to be top of the class is killed by a big knife on the street, the other - the second best of the class indeed - seems to be jumped from the top of the school ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: police investigation, police detective, child in peril, kidnapping, murder, pursuit, child murder, suicide, serial killer, graffiti, falling from height, head butt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 668
R.I.F. (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A policeman takes his family on a holiday, and after almost hitting a wild hog, the car won't start. They get hike with a guy scrutinizing his pretty wife. Shortly after, she disappears.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, crimes, uncover truth, police investigation, mystery, on the run, police detective, chase, missing wife, protagonist as suspect, chases and races, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
40%
 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 ⇓
39%
The First Power (1990)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man born out of an incestuous relationship, after enduring an emotionally scarring childhood, gives in to the dark side of Satanic forces and becomes a weapon of evil. He kills with such ferocity that he becomes the main target of the ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police detective, deal with the devil, mystery, danger, clergy, mind game, resurrection, occult, investigation ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Crimes of Passion: Tragedy in a Country Churchyard (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A murder investigation takes detective Christer Wijk to a small village, where he needs to separate rumors and facts to trail the murderer.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, winter, church, village, police detective, priest, murder investigation, crime, crimes, christmas, husband wife relationship, danger ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 777
The Chosen (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A couple of brutal and mysterious murders point to Uppsala University. Johan, a last year student at the police academy, gets involved in the investigation. He enrolls a course at the University in order to, under cover, track down the killer.
Plot: murder, university, student, serial killer, police, murder investigation
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 970
American Crime (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young smalltown reporter, Jessie St. Claire, begins investigating a killer stalking his victims making video tapes. This might just be the career opportunity, which she has hoped for. When she herself becomes a target and suddenly disappears, the ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, investigation, crimes, mind game, crime, deadly, stalking, psychopath, who done it, uncover truth, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 251
Hot Target (1985)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wife of successful NZ businessman is seduced by fellow American after "chance" meeting in park. However, Greg has more than love-making with the beautiful Christine in mind.
Style: erotic, cult film
Plot: nightgown, nudity (full frontal - brief), female masturbation, unfaithful wife, shower, affair, female nudity, erotica, bored housewife, cult, cricket the game, break in ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
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Triangle (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Small-timer Fei (Louis Koo), his harried buddy Sam (Simon Yam), and antique store owner Mok (Sun Hong Lei) are all in desperate need of money. Fei wants his friend to drive a robbery getaway car but Sam backs out, throwing Fei in trouble with the ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, thought provoking, saga ...
Plot: treasure hunt, heist, mysterious character, dishonesty, crimes, friendship, murder, death, adventure, buddies, escapades, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Emmett's Mark (2002)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the Philadelphia police department, Emmett Young is a hotshot, a workaholic newly promoted to homicide. He learns he has a disease that will soon kill him painfully, so he hires a stranger to arrange his own death. With one eye on the calendar ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, private detective, serial killer, hitman, terminal illness, law enforcement, crimes, special agents, life is a bitch, murder investigation, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Invisible Guardian (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When the naked body of a teenage girl is found on the banks of the River Baztán, it is quickly linked to a similar murder one month before. Soon, rumours are flying in the nearby village of Elizondo. Is this the work of a ritualistic killer or is ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, scary, disturbing
Plot: investigation, murder investigation, serial killer, insanity, murder, resentment, policewoman, secret, supernatural power, serial murder, love, schizophrenia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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