Movies like The Beast 1974

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The Beast (1974)
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The Beast (1974)
Original name: Il bestione
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An experienced truck-driver is forced to become assistant to a young Sicilian driver. The Beast, the truck they drive around Europe, becomes their ground for mutual respect and trust.
Style: road movie
Plot: truck, money, on the road, driver, job, chase, trip, girl, female stockinged legs, pantyhose, truck driver, homosexual subtext

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Most similar movies to The Beast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and road movie films with plots about crimes, murder, chase, crime, on the run, truck and on the road mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Beast: Scoumoune (1972), The Passengers (1977), Kiss or Kill (1997), The Last Round (1976), Dukhtar (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Scoumoune (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspense
Plot: horse, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, police, bedroom, one armed man, black pantyhose, living room, horse carriage
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Passengers (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man and his stepson driving across Europe are terrorized by a man following them in a pickup truck.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, road movie ...
Plot: murder, truck, on the road, crimes, danger, killer, deadly, investigation, school, obsessive quest, on the run, stalking ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.4
 1K
Kiss or Kill (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two lovers, Nikki and Al, have a scam in which Nikki allows herself to be picked up by older men, drugs them, and, with Al's help, robs them. After accidentally killing one of her victims with an overdose, Nikki and Al are on the run.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, on the road, hotel room, scam, hotel, crime, criminal heroes, serial killer, desert, neo-noir, social misfits, chase ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.6
 139
The Last Round (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stelvio Massi's crime thriller centers on a drifter who sets out to help blue-collar workers rise up against the two powerful families who are exploiting them. After settling in an industrial town and witnessing the cruelty of the factory ...
Plot: gang war, woman shot in the forehead, set up, mafia, gangster, violence, revenge, female stockinged legs, pantyhose
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 7.0
 2K
Dukhtar (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Pakistan, Norway, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the mountains of Pakistan, a mother and her ten-year-old daughter flee their home on the eve of the girl's marriage to a tribal leader. A deadly hunt for them begins.
Plot: forced marriage, desert, festival, muslim, engagement, child in peril, pickup truck, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, truck driver, little girl, girl ...
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.4
 471
Armed Hands (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas and his team are after a gang of Serbian criminals using NATO-issued weapons. As the investigation leads him to Paris, Lucas attempts to reconnect with his estranged daughter, a young narc officer.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: police investigation, investigation, crime, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement, partners, parents and children, family relations, snitch, estranged parent, corrupt police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, marseille, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Last Known Address (1970)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marceau Léonetti (Lino Ventura), a competent and energetic officer stops by chance the son of an influential lawyer driving under the influence of alcohol. A few months later, the lawyer falsely accuses Léonetti as being violent and incompetent. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: murder, police detective, police station, crimes, urban, deadly, neo-noir, law enforcement, crime, investigation, vengeance, violence spree ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.0
 2K
Hitch Hike (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A bickering couple driving cross-country pick up a murderous hitchhiker whom threatens to kill them unless they take him to a santuary, and in return agrees to split some bank loot he has on him.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, on the road, hostage, rape, hitchhiker, violence, on the run, kidnapping, chase, desert, sex, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 7.5
 428
I Am Afraid (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During a wave of political violence in Italy, a policeman who's already survived an assassination is assigned to act as a bodyguard to a morally upright judge. He feels increasingly fearful as the links of the upper echelons of police and ...
Plot: female stockinged legs, pantyhose, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, police officer knocked unconscious, eavesdropping, hidden microphone, police escort, arms smuggling, police officer shot in the back, police officer shot in the head, listening device ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Fight with the Panther (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three nymphets struggle to have a beneficial youth: Ana is suicidal, Mercedes is attracted to her brother William, and Patricia desires to be sexually abused.
Plot: coming of age, suicide, murder, girl, money, school, fear, girl man relationship, shoes, loss of virginity
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 8K
Black Dog (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, truck, fugitives, one man army, chases and races, rivalry, rescue, fbi, danger, hostages, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
American Perfect (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Criminal psychiatrist, Jake Nyman is taking a much needed vacation from responsibility. An experimental road trip during which ever decision will be made on a flip of a coin. Meanwhile, Sandra Thomas, disenchanted professional, is en route to pick ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, tense
Plot: desert, on the road, serial killer, murder, psychopath, crime, chase, on the run, woman in danger, chases and races, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 1K
Getaway Plan (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A thief expert with blowtorch is hired by a group of the Russian mob for a bank assault.
Plot: bank, mob, thief, husband, wife, junkie, ex convict, striptease, love interest, sex scene, raid, drug ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Ultimate Thrill (1974)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At a Colorado ski resort, a jealous man's paranoia results in murder.
Plot: obsession, chase, murder, stalker, marriage, jealousy, businessman, affair, skiing, stalking
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.1
 18K
The Red Circle (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Master thief Corey is fresh out of prison. But instead of toeing the line of law-abiding freedom, he finds his steps leading back to the shadowy world of crime, crossing those of a notorious escapee and alcoholic ex-cop. As the unlikely trio plots a ...
Style: clever, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: heist, neo noir, escape, thief, pimp, prison, police, crime, nightclub, corruption, gangsters, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 573
Delusion (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man who has just embezzled money from his company is driving through the Nevada desert. He picks up a pretty girl and her seemingly goofy boyfriend. The girl is a Las Vegas showgirl and the boyfriend turns out to be a professional killer, and he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, neo noir, on the road, crime gone awry, showgirl, money, revenge, deception, motorcycle, highway, revolver, hitchhiker ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, nevada, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.6
 18K
The Passenger (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: David Locke (Jack Nicholson) is a world-weary American journalist who has been sent to cover a conflict in northern Africa, but he makes little progress with the story. When he discovers the body of a stranger who looks similar to him, Locke assumes ...
Style: stylized, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: desert, identity, hotel, on the road, reporter, passport, guide, truck, journalist, espionage, journalism, starting over ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, barcelona, africa, barcelona spain, munich germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 52
Delta Fox (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Woman is kidnaped by hitman who discovers that he is the target of another hitman.
Plot: hitman, telephone call, female nudity, yacht, kidnapping, truck, machine gun, money, handgun, porsche, dynamite, explosion
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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A Sort of Family (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Brazil, France, Poland, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: What limits does Malena cross to get what she wants most? Malena is a 38 year old middle class doctor from Buenos Aires. One afternoon she receives the call from Doctor Costas, who informs her that she must travel immediately to the north of the ...
Style: road movie
Plot: grasshopper, pregnant, pregnant woman, newborn baby, moral dilemma, newborn, dirty cop, breaking a car window, sawmill, police, cigarette smoking, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Iracema, Uma Transa Amazônica (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, West Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl from the countryside goes to the city of Belém to take part in the Círio de Nazaré celebrations. Led to prostitution, she wishes to move to the wealthiest Southeast region of Brazil. In a dance club, she meets a truck driver that ...
Style: road movie
Plot: poverty, forest, deforestation, ecology, prostitution, amazon, truck, truck driver
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Most Violent Year (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, tense, serious, captivating ...
Plot: corruption, oil, american dream, coat, business ethics, tunnel, capitalism, lawyer, loan shark, truck, winter, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Thumb Tripping (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gary and Shay are two happy-go-lucky flower children who hitchhike in the beautiful Big Sur-Monterey area of California.
Style: road movie
Plot: urination, travel, on the road, motorcycle, runaway, hippie, journey, motorcyclist, marriage, truck, love, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Cold Around the Heart (1997)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A jewel thief moves towards a reunion of revenge with his lover, who pushed him out of their speeding getaway car.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, cynical ...
Plot: hitchhiker, chase, criminal's revenge, crime, on the road, store, neo noir, betrayal, crime gone awry, lovers on the run, heist, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Flight of the Innocent (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The boy Vito is a portrait of beauty and wide-eyed innocence spawned from a violent family of kidnapers and murderers in the South of Italy. When his entire family is murdered by a rival clan of kidnapers, Vito must flee for his own life and in the ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: gang, kidnapping, murder, chase, on the run, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, hostages, crime gone awry, parents and children, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Cock Crows at Eleven (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Federico is a child-killer running from the law. Wounded, he is taken in by a 12 year old girl named Simona. Their strange love affair is interrupted by Simona's depressed, oversexed mother Vera, who concocts a plan with Federico to kill her ...
Plot: coming of age, white panties, voyeurism, female nudity, black pantyhose, gunshot wound, child with gun, 11 year old, pedophile, working out, rapist, child murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Perfect World (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A kidnapped boy strikes up a friendship with his captor: an escaped convict on the run from the law, headed by an honorable U.S. Marshal.
Style: touching, sincere, road movie, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, manhunt, fugitives, friendship, criminal heroes, prison escape, moral ambiguity, violence, dysfunctional family, runaway, prison ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, alaska, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.5
 16K
Rape Me (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Manu has lived a difficult life. Abused and violently raped, she sets off to find herself only to meet Nadine, a prostitute who has encountered one too many injustices in the world. Angry at the world, they embark on a twisted, rage-filled road ...
Style: sexual, bleak, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, prostitute, murder, sexual relations, rape, violence, revenge, on the road, sexual abuse, unsimulated sex, obsession, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 4K
Rabid Dogs (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following a bungled robbery, three violent criminals take a young woman, a middle-aged man, and a child hostage and force them to drive them outside Rome to help them make a clean getaway.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, road movie ...
Plot: kidnapping, gang, on the road, slasher, getaway car, rape, robbery, hospital, killer, missing person, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, southern italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
London to Brighton (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's 3:07am and two girls burst into a run down London toilet. Joanne is crying her eyes out and her clothing is ripped. Kelly's face is bruised and starting to swell. Duncan Allen lies in his bathroom bleeding to death. Duncan's son ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: sexual abuse, prostitute, chase, train, murder, pimp, crime, false accusation, life is a bitch, crimes, gangsters, going straight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, britain, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
No Pockets in a Shroud (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Michel Dolannes resigns from a major newspaper as a journalist to launch a new journal 'Le Cosmopolite' which reveals all kinds of shady deals.One day, he is killed but who is the killer?
Plot: marriage proposal, beating, newspaper, mayor, nurse, millionaire, journalist, female nudity, corruption, labor union, adultery, murder disguised as accident ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%