Movies like Unknown Hour

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Unknown Hour (2009)
 6.3
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Unknown Hour (2009)
Original name: Hodinu nevíš...
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hynek Michánek wants to study medicine but fails his entrance exams five times. He starts a job as an orderly in a district hospital where one of the doctors on the examining board works as well. He feels no-one takes him seriously and he loathes the doctors, who treat him with disdain. When an old man begs him to end his pain and suffering by helping him to die, Hynek gives him a "liberating" injection. But now he has done it once, he finds he can't stop. He continues killing other patients, even though he knows he can't get away with it for long.
Style: neo noir, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tense, unusual plot structure, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: murder, doctor, corruption, husband wife relationship, social awkwardness, mentally unstable protagonist, revenge, death, criminal, antagonist as protagonist, friendship between men, patient, criminal as protagonist, serial killer as protagonist, nurse, coworker relationship, serial killer, chess, killer, murderer, psychologist, friendship, female nudity, sex scene, cancer ...
Place: central europe

Most similar movies to Unknown Hour

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, tense and disturbing films with plots about murder, crimes, violence, death, female nudity, serial killer and revenge mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Unknown Hour: Taxi 121 (2016), Smrt stoparek (1979), Nemesis (2021), I, Olga Hepnarova (2016), Kill Kane (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
 46
Taxi 121 (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Taxi 121 is a feature film inspired by true events, where a serial killer took lives of three Prague taxi drivers. Story is focused on one of the victims, the young driver Matej. His one last ride will change life of many people around forever.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapped man, getting away with murder, violence, saving a life, traffic policeman, death, psychopath, killing spree, husband wife relationship, drunkenness, american tourist ...
Place: prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.1
 130
Smrt stoparek (1979)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Maniac, a driver, sits on the track women, which then rape and kill. For loved ones, he is an ordinary person who has a wife and child. When exposed, he does not stop before killing his wife and takes his son hostage, under the guise of which he is ...
Style: psychotronic, neo noir
Plot: serial killer, violence against women, strangled to death, political persecution, antagonist as protagonist, kidnapped boy, sexual deviant, pathology, killer as protagonist, serial killer as protagonist, landlady tenant relationship, car ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.1
 1K
Nemesis (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An underworld kingpin's past catches up with him when he returns to London, igniting an explosive chain of events which ends in revenge and murder.
Style: suspenseful, unusual plot structure, disturbing, suspense, tense ...
Plot: revenge, heroes, graphic violence, death, murderer, vengeance, murder, crimes, chase, violence, track down, bully ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
I, Olga Hepnarova (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Poland, France, Slovakia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Olga is a complex young woman desperate to break free from her unfeeling family and social conventions. With her Louise Brooks-like tomboyish looks she drags herself, chain-smoking, from one job to another until she appears to find her niche as a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, serious, art house ...
Plot: socially awkward, anti social, mental illness, murder, mental institution, lesbian, dysfunctional family, female psychopath, paranoia, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, social outcast ...
Time: 70s, year 1975
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 3.8
 962
Kill Kane (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A teacher's world is torn apart when his wife and children are brutally murdered at the hands of a ruthless gang. Left for dead and with no one to turn to, he takes matters into his own hands and hits the streets in search of justice.
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, murder, revenge, teacher, investigator, gang, murder investigation, violence, vengeance, uncover truth, who done it, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.7
 1K
Wolf Mother (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In an attempt to rectify their criminal past, a once successful Hollywood starlet, turn prostitute, and a petty, misogynistic thief, set out together to solve a high profile child abduction case in San Francisco.
Style: sexy, suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: erotica, chase, bank robbery, hollywood, murder, criminal, prostitute, satanist, misogyny, seductive, crime investigation, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Red Spider (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karol, an ordinary young man, runs into a much older man, whom he believes to be a Red Spider, the terrifying serial killer, prowling the streets of Cracow in 1960s. Karol becomes obsessed with the man and spies on him.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense
Plot: murderer, serial killer, legend, serial murder, death, murder, spy, obsession, criminal, obsessed fan, urban legend, unfulfilled love ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.8
 836
Laal Kabootar (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: He's looking for a way out of the city. But his only escape is through a woman looking for revenge.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: murder, revenge, risk, escape, male female relationship, crimes, criminal's revenge, dancing, rap, money, police, newspaper ...
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 738
The Deal (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cop catches a serial killer who murdered his sister but never finds her body. The lack of closure torments him and drives his brother-in-law insane, who makes a deal with the mafia for revenge.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: serial killer, revenge, crimes, murderer, partners in crime, killing spree, police detective, criminal, killings, serial murder, criminal's revenge, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
 8K
Bloodline (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Evan values family above all else, and anyone who gets between him, his wife, and newborn son learns that the hard way. But when it comes to violent tendencies, it seems the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.
Style: suspense, dark, suspenseful, neo noir, bloody ...
Plot: female nudity, serial killer, hospital, psychopath, murder, revenge, family, psychologist, school, mother son relationship, night, vigilante ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 investigation, murder, church, winter, priest, police detective, village, crimes, husband wife relationship, christmas, snow, countryside ...
Time: 50s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Strangler's Wife (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mae thought she had the perfect husband. Until she found out about his other women. But now she suspects an even more horrible truth. He isn't cheating with these other women... he's killing them.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, strangulation, murder, murder of a nude woman, husband wife relationship, strangler, serial murder, murderer, killings, killing spree, family relations, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 221
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 ...
Style: unusual plot structure, bleak, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murderer, murder, true crime, prostitute, prostitution, homicidal maniac, cold blooded killer, double life, brutality, manhunt, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Life Not to Follow (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Neo-Noir film told in three interlacing chapters: Eric is a dead man and he knows it. Death is imminent and he must make amends for his past sins, by killing those who wronged him, no matter the price: A wiseguy willing to do anything to move up ...
Style: neo noir, dark, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, revenge, police, criminal, mob boss, murder, city, family relations, mafia, stripper, violence, mexican standoff ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 2K
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: exciting, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, crimes, vengeance, maniac, psychopath, partners against crime, mentally unstable, stalking, murderous pair, manipulation, violence ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 6K
Goldstone (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: GOLDSTONE, the award-winning new feature from Australian auteur Ivan Sen (Mystery Road), is a complex and stylish crime thriller that explores themes of racism, human trafficking, police corruption, corporate malfeasance, and the trampling of ...
Style: noir, neo noir, suspense, exciting, tense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: corruption, missing person, desert, australian aboriginal, small town, australian outback, police, australian, outback, crimes, rivalry, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.9
 16K
Adverse (2020)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In order to save his sister, a ride-share driver must infiltrate a dangerous crime syndicate.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: revenge, abduction, brother sister relationship, debt, neighbor neighbor relationship, death of sister, drug dealer, friendship, crimes, murder, drugs, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 36K
Cold in July (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: How can a split-second decision change your life? While investigating noises in his house one balmy Texas night in 1989, Richard Dane puts a bullet in the brain of low-life burglar Freddy Russell. Although he’s hailed as a small-town hero, Dane ...
Style: twists and turns, neo noir, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, home invasion, private detective, crimes, vigilantism, investigation, death, intruder, unlikely partners, father son relationship, violence, visceral ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
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. ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating, neo noir
Plot: ritual murder, murder investigation, investigation, killings, cold case, puzzle, killing spree, serial killer, crime investigation, murderer, uncover truth, murder ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 32K
Pathology (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Medical student Ted Grey graduates at the top of his class and quickly joins an elite pathology program, whose top students invite him into their circle. There he uncovers a gruesome secret: They play a game in which one tries to commit the perfect, ...
Style: twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful, sexy, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, medical school, forensics, psychopath, hospital, corpse, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), perfect crime, fiance fiancee relationship, morgue, god complex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Fatal Intuition (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jang-woo had only his sister to live for until she is brutally murdered. During a ritual to send her spirit to heaven, he comes across a suspicious man, who manages to escape from the scene. He begins to suspect a local pharmacist and keeps an eye ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, psychological ...
Plot: killer, murderer, murder investigation, medium, investigation, revenge, loss of sister, unsolved crime, psychic, cold case, murder mystery, mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 909
The Line (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Slovakia, Ukraine
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Criminal thriller about traffickers and smugglers from Ukrainian border. The feature film about the borders and the life on their edge.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: smuggling, drug dealer, corruption, border, drugs, betrayal, organized crime, drug abuse, crimes, crime boss, criminal, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ...
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, tense
Plot: farm, murder, revenge, criminal's revenge, protector, brutality, gunfight, violence, killer, crimes, female nudity, cartel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 21K
Dark Crimes (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Polish detective becomes suspicious of a controversial author when the incidents described in his unpublished novel resemble the inner workings of an unsolved murder.
Style: captivating, melancholic, bleak, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: murder investigation, crimes, businessman, writers, clue, sexual abuse, police detective, threat, male protagonist, murder suspect, murder, interrogation ...
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 687
Himeanole (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An ordinary man plays matchmaker to his friend only to realize the girl being pursued is being stalked.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Plot: jealousy, coworker relationship, waitress, love, murder, japanese woman, coworker, ex classmate ex classmate relationship, relationship problems, love triangle, male female relationship, sex scene ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 3K
Midnight (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A tense night for Kyung-mi and her mother (both hearing-impaired) when they fall prey to a charismatic murderer in the dark alleys of Seoul.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, mute or deaf, deaf mute, deaf, witnessing a crime, murder witness, attempted murder, deafness, witness, killings, mother daughter relationship, homicidal maniac ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 1K
Control (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The once unconditional friendship between police officers Vincke and Verstuyft hits a very rough patch when they come up against a series of gruesome murders. Complicating matters even further, a survivor of the killer drives a wedge between them ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, homicide detective, crime investigation, murder, homicidal maniac, serial murder, killings, murder investigation, victim, fighting crime, investigation, murderer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.8
 411
[Cargo] (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man wakes trapped inside a cargo container with only a cell phone and is given 24 hours by his kidnappers to raise ten million dollars in ransom or die.
Style: ambiguous ending, neo noir, surprise ending, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: trapped, ransom, isolation, ghost, survival, murder, hostage, businessman, father son relationship, death, mercenary, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Red Captain (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Three years after the fall of the Berlin Wall; six months before the split of Czechoslovakia. Despite all warnings, a young homicide detective sets on investigating a convoluted case that involves Catholic clerical elite and high-ranked agents of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense, political ...
Plot: investigation, police detective, murder mystery, fight, police officer, chase, husband wife relationship, secret, evidence, violence, gunfight, police investigation ...
Time: 90s, year 1992
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mrs. Serial Killer (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When her husband is framed and imprisoned for serial murders, a doting wife must perform a copycat murder, to prove her husband's innocence.
Style: sexy, tense, unusual plot structure, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, female serial killer, psycho, murder, love affair, vengeance, fear, psychopath, frame up, victim, couples, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%