Movies like To Make a Killing

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To Make a Killing (1988)
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To Make a Killing (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Damon Kennedy (Tamblyn Lord, The River Kings) is an impressionable young man ready to begin university life.On the other side of the tracks live Terry (Craig Pearce, co-author of Strictly Ballroom), Felix (John Godden) and Benny (Kelly Dingwall) - who get their kicks out of robbing houses and chasing girls. But they're broke and all out of cash. During a routine burglary the gang discover an innocent Damon. Brushing off the intrusion and pretending they are looking for some mates, the gang flee the scene but bored Damon follows them and joins their group for the day, hoping to find some fun.When the gang picks up two girls, things become unhinged as a drunk Damon brags about some of his family's many affluent friends. Forced to take them to one of his cash-rich contacts, Damon's nightmare has only just begun. As Terry discovers that the wealthy don't always carry cash, what starts as a burglary soon turns into a killing spree.
Style: slasher
Plot: home invasion, murder of family, revenge, gang, violence, businessman, death, murder, wealth, brutality, juvenile delinquent, robbery, teenage boy, burglary, wealthy family, punched in the face, stabbed in the chest, punched in the stomach, bitten hand, stabbed in the foot
Place: australia, sydney australia

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Most similar movies to To Make a Killing

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, slasher and tense films with plots about murder, violence, revenge, death, brutality, blood and female nudity mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like To Make a Killing: Just for the Hell of It (1968), Tiger House (2015), Vengeance (1980), Home Invasion (2012), The 'Human' Factor (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Just for the Hell of It (1968)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A teenage gang led by the vicious Dexter; his girlfriend Mitzi; and friends Denny and Lummonx; create havoic in a small Florida town by harrassing various people, vandalizing property, well... just for the hell of it. When a former gang member, ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: juvenile delinquent, beach, vandalism, hedonism, murder, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity, gang, rape, exploitation, revenge ...
Place: florida
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Tiger House (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young gymnast battles a group of bank robbers at the home of her boyfriend.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: home invasion, teenage girl, murder, robbery, death, hiding, escapades, crimes, revenge, violence, woman with a gun, kidnapped ...
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Vengeance (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four hoodlums break into a jeweller's house and brutally murder him, his wife and daughter. On the run they kidnap Jenny, a Senator's grand daughter and her boyfriend, but discover that the two will not be taken easily. In the melee that ...
Style: slasher
Plot: kidnapping, murder, sexual assault, attempted rape, death, rape and revenge, rape, nudity (full frontal - brief), revenge, mass murder, murder of a nude woman, female nudity ...
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79%
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Home Invasion (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a woman kills a home invasion robber in self-defense, his vengeful girlfriend befriends her at a crime victim support group and sets about trying to destroy her life.
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: revenge, home invasion, female protagonist, robbery, lifetime, murder, violence, woman in danger, psychopath, brutality, death, disguise ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The 'Human' Factor (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After his family is brutally murdered for an unknown reason, a computer engineer sets out to find those responsible.
Plot: revenge, murder, retribution, family, showdown, car accident, hostage, terrorism, dead woman, blockade, dead girl, terrorist ...
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Transgression (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Matthew and Elena are about to face the worst night of their lives when four burglars trespass into their home looking for easy money. But things don't go as planned. Tension and fear take over them all, victims and executioners, and mistrust, ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: husband wife relationship, robbery, home invasion, hostage, human nature, secret revealed, antisocial behavior, violence, social decay, youth gang, brutality, deception ...
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Lady Stay Dead (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Millionairess actress-singer Marie Coleby (Deborah Couls) lives in a luxurious villa on a deserted beach. One afternoon following a TV commercial shoot at the villa she incites gardener Gordon Mason (Chard Hayward) to mayhem and murder. The ...
Style: slasher, sexy, weird, cult film
Plot: rape and murder, home invasion, serial killer, handyman, mental disorder, sexual fantasy, rape, sleaze, sexuality, sex scene, skinny dipping, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
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Tin God (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ethan is a young man searching for meaning in life and he thinks he has found what he is looking for in the new girl, Sasha. But Sasha has a dark side that will be his undoing.
Plot: lust, sex, female nudity, forgiveness, murder, betrayal, greed, revenge, death, anger, smoking in bed, blindfold ...
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Victimized (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Matt Miller has spent his entire life living in the shadows of his brother. He believes if his brother were to disappear then so would all his problems. So one deadly night Matt decides to take matters into his own hands.
Style: scary, slasher, suspense, tense, bleak ...
Plot: murder, revenge, violence, gay, brother brother relationship, family relations, society, maniac, youth, threat, characters in danger, terror ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Psychout for Murder (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mario consigns his girlfriend Licia to a whorehouse for an evening in order to get the photographic goods to blackmail her father with. To get her out of the way, Licia is then consigned to a mental hospital by her father.
Style: slasher
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Night of the Executioner (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dr. Hugo Arranz celebrates his 50th anniversary with his wife and daughter when vile hooligans break into their home, raping and killing both his wife and daughter and cut off the tongue of poor Hugo. Fortunately, he survives, and not surprisingly, ...
Plot: revenge, rape, rape and revenge, murder, violence, drugs, female nudity, anti villain, robbery, sexual assault, gore
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Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: neighbor, murder, home invasion, blindness, suspect, accident, runaway
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nocturnal Animals (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, psychological, mind bending, touching ...
Plot: revenge, writers, ex husband ex wife relationship, husband wife relationship, loss of family, abortion, rape and murder, ex husband, flashback, infidelity, rape, loss of wife ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, new york, los angeles
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Clownface (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A deranged serial killer known as "Clownface" terrorises the residents of a small town.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, tense, scary, suspense ...
Plot: killer clown, maniac, serial killer, survival, murder, masked killer, small town, psychopath, crimes, brutality, serial murder, violent ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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The White Devil (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A camping trip for a group of friends turns into an unexpected nightmare when one of them encounters a mysterious stranger.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: violence, serial killer, violent, characters killed one by one, brutality, maniac, psychopath, death, friendship, society, masked killer, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
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The New Girlfriend (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A romantic story of young love is not what it seems. Rachel meets Matt on his way home from school. Matt falls for her, but Rachel has other ideas. Rachel and her boyfriend Nick use Matt to exact a revenge on his parents. What follows is an ...
Style: realistic, serious
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Time: 90s
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Blood Prism (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A successful art gallery coordinator, living a double life as a serial killer, preys on the hopeless as she attempts to find meaning behind the voices she hears. When she believes she is falling in love with a depressed comic book artist; she ...
Style: slasher, suspense, psychotronic, psychological, suspenseful ...
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The Festival (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Story: Directed by Samir Seif.
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Bad Girl (2016)
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Style: suspense, psychological, unusual plot structure, tense, disturbing ...
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Final Move (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To save his daughter's life and restore his reputation, disgraced ex-detective Nick Mathers must catch the sadistic Grand Master killer before time runs out, and the final piece is taken in the deadly game of chess.
Style: tense, slasher, disturbing, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: serial killer, chess, revenge, murder, police officer, murder investigation, homicidal maniac, investigation, serial murder, psychopath, disguise, death of daughter ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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41%
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Days of Wrath (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Back in his high school days, Joon-Seok (Joo Sang-Wook) was bullied by Chang-Sik (Yang Dong-Geun). Because of this, Joon-Seok's high school days were like a nightmare. Now, Joon-Seok finds it difficult to live a normal life due to the bullying. ...
Plot: bullying, death, money, revenge, flashback, school, outcast, hate, violence, suicide, classmate, abuse ...
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Some Kind of Hate (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a troubled teen is subjected to severe bullying, he accidentally conjures the vengeful ghost of Moira Karp. Once a teenage girl pushed to suicide, Moira is now an unstoppable force on a mission of gruesome retribution. But when she goes to far, ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens
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Restraint (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two fugitives land in hot water when they take a hostage who poses a threat to their well-being.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, erotic ...
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Plot: chase, hostage, psychopath, on the run, seduction, murder, mind game, survival, lie, mansion, held captive, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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Canal Street (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Chicago lawyer embraces his undying faith when his teenage son is accused of murdering a classmate.
Style: exciting, rough, thought provoking, suspense, captivating ...
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The Night Watchman (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack wants to prove to his wife Alma, that he is a new man after his drug abuse and time spend in prison. He is offered new job as a night watchman of an old mine complex, which he accepts without a question. What no one knows that the dark place ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, slasher, suspense
Plot: murder, kidnapping, infidelity, sex scene, death, fight, attempted rape, violence, brutality, vengeance, psychopath, violent ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
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39%
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Killervision (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While watching B grade movies a brain-injured man is tormented by visions of his friends being murdered by a faceless killer. He becomes increasingly disturbed when he realizes it's only a matter of time before the killer comes for him.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspense, scary, slasher ...
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Coldwater (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A teenage boy is sent to a juvenile reform facility in the wilderness. As we learn about the tragic events that sent him there, his struggle becomes one for survival with the inmates, counselors, and the retired war colonel in charge.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teen drama
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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38%
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Wolf Lake (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Canadian film where in ex-marine Steiger, unhinged by the death of his son in Vietnam, terrorizes a young couple
Plot: murder, war veteran, lake, revenge, revenge plot, rape, desertion, nudity (full frontal - brief), hunting, gang rape, deserter, flash forward ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bonded by Blood 2 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the shadow of the Range Rover murders, drugs, violence and revenge continue to reign in a criminal underworld even darker and deadlier than before as a new generation of Essex Boys begin to carve their bloody mark.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, disturbing
Plot: gangsters, criminal's revenge, violence, revenge, crimes, murder, escapades, battles, criminal underworld, society, friends, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Fatal Bond (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman takes off with a charming stranger in Australia, then begins to think he's a killer.
Style: erotic
Plot: murder, hairdresser, lifetime, fatal attraction, sex scene, female nudity, stranger, police, mysterious man, brutal murder, wanted, serial murder ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%