Movies like The Horseman

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The Horseman (2008)
 6.5
 5K
The Horseman (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tender drama unfolds between a grieving father and a troubled teenage girl as they drive northbound along the quiet outback roads of Australia. What she doesn't know is that between stops, he is leaving behind a bloody trail of bodies in a revenge motivated killing spree.
Style: tense, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, disturbing, psychological, porno movie, controversial
Plot: rage, vengeance, crimes, vigilantism, violence spree, on the road, hitchhiker, realism, murder, brutality, heroin, corrupt cop, husband wife relationship, police officer killed, poison, drug overdose, revenge, runaway teen, life is a bitch, rivalry, sexual content, strong violent content, overdose, exploitation, left to die ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to The Horseman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, vengeance, revenge, death and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Horseman: Eye for an Eye (1996), John Doe: Vigilante (2014), King of the Ants (2003), I Saw the Devil (2010), Horsemen (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
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Eye for an Eye (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's fire and brimstone time as grieving mother Karen McCann takes justice into her own hands when a kangaroo court in Los Angeles fails to convict Robert Doob, the monster who raped and murdered her 17-year-old daughter.
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rape, vigilantism, murder, obsession, psychopath, haunted by the past, support group, vengeance, vigilante, legal action, loss of daughter, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california
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100%
John Doe: Vigilante (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jamie Bamber portrays John Doe – a man accused of being a vigilante serial killer. As we await verdict on his trial, the film dissects the reasoning behind his actions which have divided the community. While imprisoned, a vigilante group called ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, fighting crime, violence spree, crimes, society, vigilante, serial killer, masked vigilante, graphic violence, wannabe, pedophile, sociopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
King of the Ants (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young drifter, struggling to makes ends meet, accepts a job to kill a prominent accountant. When he isn't paid for the hit, revenge is now his path.
Style: tense, serious, disturbing, rough, scary ...
Plot: accountant, hitman, nightmare, crimes, murder, criminal heroes, vengeance, kidnapping, desert, golf, drifter, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 128K
I Saw the Devil (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Kyung-chul is a dangerous psychopath who kills for pleasure. He has committed infernal serial murders in diabolic ways that one cannot even imagine and his victims range from young women to even children. The police have chased him for a long time, ...
Style: tense, psychological, rough, serious, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: revenge, serial killer, murder, vengeance, extreme violence, violence, psychopath, brutality, strong violent content, cat and mouse, mercilessness, sadism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.5
 23K
Horsemen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recently widowed detective still grieving over his wife's death discovers a shocking connection between himself and the suspects in a serial killing spree linked to the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
Style: twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police, interrogation, orphan, crime scene, law enforcement, uncover truth, parents and children, who done it, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 9K
Red Hill (2010)
Genre: Thriller, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young police officer Shane Cooper's first day on duty, after relocating to the small town of Red Hill, rapidly turns into a nightmare. News of a prison break, involving convicted murderer Jimmy Conway, sends the local law enforcement officers - ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escaped prisoner, unstoppable, murder, revenge, pregnant wife, small town, violence spree, haunted by the past, hunt down, society, life is a bitch, injustice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 74K
Blue Ruin (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The quiet life of a beach bum is upended by dreadful news. He sets off for his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance but proves an inept assassin and finds himself in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, death, crimes, homeless, vigilantism, haunted by the past, revenge, violence, vigilante, disorder, life turned upside down, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
As Good as Dead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seeking revenge for the murder of their religious leader, fundamental loyalists kidnap and torture the man they believe responsible, but the ensuing clash of right vs. left ideologies quickly reveals that they may have the wrong man, which puts them ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: murder, hostage, confined, kidnapping, crimes, vengeance, rivalry, domestic disturbance, escape attempt, brutality, deception, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 7.0
 13K
In Bar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of young high society friends, aged between 18 and 25, are gathered at a friend's bar that they regularly frequent for the night. But when they finish of their last beer and prepare to head home they find themselves held captive at ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense ...
Plot: gang, vigilantism, captivity, rivalry, sexual abuse, vengeance, murder, confined, injustice, life is a bitch, crimes, escape attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.8
 327
Villa Captive (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young actress seeking a life away from adult movies moves to Florida insearch of a new identity. Her newfound peace is shattered when local thugsrecognize her.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, sexual abuse, rape, vengeance, life is a bitch, woman in danger, crimes, violence spree, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual assault, visceral, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 1K
Crawl (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A seedy bar owner hires a mysterious Croatian to commit murder, but a planned double-crossing backfires when a young waitress is taken hostage. A suspenseful, yet darkly humorous chain of events builds to a bloodcurdling climax.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, murder, waitress, confined, crimes, woman in danger, violence spree, mysterious character, small town, employer employee relationship, hostage, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, australia
⇓ 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, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: private detective, home invasion, murder, intruder, crimes, vigilantism, investigation, unlikely partners, death, self defense, partners, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: slasher, brutal, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, woman in danger, violence, sadism, sexualized violence, torture, rape and revenge, murder, violence against women, rage, brutality, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.5
 355
Officer Down (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A policewoman unwittingly puts her family in danger when she uncovers corruption in her department.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, fighting the system, uncover truth, cop as target, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, vengeance, police corruption, vigilantism, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 745
Punished (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Real estate tycoon Wong Ho-Chiu (Anthony Wong Chau-Sang) suffers great pain when his daughter Daisy (Janice Man) is kidnapped and killed. Wong Ho-Chiu turns to his trusted bodyguard Chor (Richie Ren) to seek out the perpetrators and exact revenge. ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, vengeance, life turned upside down, vigilantism, crimes, drug abuse, downfall, life is a bitch, confined, track down, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 43K
The Hitcher (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and his girlfriend Grace Andrews give a ride to the hitchhiker John Ryder. While in their car, the stranger proves to be a psychopath threatening the ...
Style: scary, slasher, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, hitchhiker, gas station, psychopath, desert, murder, car chase, on the road, on the run, road trip, mind game, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Reckoning (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a detective is called in to investigate the roadside execution of his partner, he discovers at the crime scene a data card from a video camera. The card contains footage shot by two runaway teenagers who are making a documentary about the drug ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, partners against crime, police investigation, vengeance, uncover truth, life is a bitch, family problems, track down, injustice, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 42K
13 (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A naive young man assumes a dead man's identity and finds himself embroiled in an underground world of power, violence, and chance where men gamble behind closed doors on the lives of other men.
Style: bleak, psychological, serious, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: russian roulette, greed, gambling, murder, crimes, fish out of water, life is a bitch, society, social decay, police detective, drug overdose, game of death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio, new york, pennsylvania, delaware ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 72K
Death Sentence (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nick Hume is a mild-mannered executive with a perfect life, until one gruesome night he witnesses something that changes him forever. Transformed by grief, Hume eventually comes to the disturbing conclusion that no length is too great when ...
Style: harsh, suspenseful, tense, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, vigilantism, murder, tragic event, crimes, character change, brutality, haunted by the past, loss of son, justice, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 9K
.45 (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Kate and her brutish boyfriend Big Al sell handguns on the streets of New York. She's smart, stylish, and self-confident, but all that leaves her when Al, in a jealous and self-indulgent rage, beats her. Three friends encourage her recovery: ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, femme fatale, life is a bitch, couples, vengeance, crimes, obsession, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, arms dealer, emotional manipulation, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.6
 1K
Bad Karma (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as Jack Malloy, a hardcore career criminal until a near-death experience causes him to turn his world around. But when his former partner Drake is released from prison, he tracks Jack down to blackmail him into one last job. Jack is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, dishonesty, going straight, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, frame up, husband wife relationship, criminal, murder, revenge, ex convict, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 27K
D-Tox (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A disgraced FBI agent with a drinking problem joins nine other troubled law enforcement officers at an isolated detox clinic in the wilds of Wyoming. But the therapeutic sanctuary becomes a nightmarish hellhole when a major snowstorm cuts off the ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, special agents, violence spree, hospital, haunted by the past, crimes, mind game, police officer, psychopath, group therapy, depression, psychiatrist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 1K
One on One (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On May 9th, a female high school student was brutally murdered. There are 7 suspects and 7 shadows that terrorize them. Who are they and which one of them is you?
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crimes, vigilantism, vengeance, rivalry, high school student, terrorist group, investigation, suspect, group of friends, strong violent content, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 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, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, gang, vengeance, crimes, life is a bitch, uncover truth, serial killer, police corruption, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, witnessing a crime, city life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 6K
The Square (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ray, a construction worker trapped in an unhappy marriage, pursues an affair with his neighbor, Carla. Carla's husband, Greg, is a mobster who keeps large sums of drug money in their home. With this in mind, Carla comes up with a plan: She and ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: revenge, murder, infidelity, tragedy, extortion, nothing goes right, crimes, crime gone awry, dishonesty, life turned upside down, disorder, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 723
Storage (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Working at an underground city storage facility, a young man discovers evidence of a murder and vows to bring the killer to justice.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, crimes, obsession, injustice, vigilantism, frame up, storage unit, investigation, death of father, evidence, police detective, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
 17K
13 (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sebastian, a young man, has decided to follow instructions intended for someone else, without knowing where they will take him. Something else he does not know is that Gerard Dorez, a cop on a knife-edge, is tailing him. When he reaches his ...
Style: tense, disturbing, atmospheric, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: overdose, life is a bitch, crimes, murder, reward, contests and competitions, fish out of water, social decay, suicidal, gambling, visceral, depression ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 88K
Harry Brown (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice.
Style: tense, bleak, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, murder, gang, loneliness, investigation, widower, crimes, vengeance, loss of friend, incompetent police, vigilante, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: forensics, murder, psychopath, medical school, perfect crime, hospital, doctors and patients, intern, power relations, crimes, infidelity, attempted murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 19K
Rampage (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The boredom of small town life is eating Bill Williamson alive. Feeling constrained and claustrophobic in the meaningless drudgery of everyday life and helpless against overwhelming global dissolution, Bill begins a descent into madness. His ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, bleak, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: killing spree, violence spree, massacre, bad guy wins, psychopath, breaking point, chase, vengeance, life is a bitch, social misfits, violence, manhunt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%