Movies like The Horseman

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 6.6
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The Horseman
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: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, psychological, porno movie
Plot: vengeance, on the road, crime, gory, violence spree, realism, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch, vigilantism, blood splatter, pornography, revenge, rage, rivalry, heroin, left to die, overdose, hitchhiker, exploit, runaway teen, stabbed in the neck, stabbed in the stomach, torture, sledgehammer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia

Most similar movies to The Horseman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, vengeance, murder, crime, deadly, revenge and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Horseman: Blue Ruin (2013), Officer Down (2005), Last Known Address (1970), Killing Them Softly (2012), Fight for Your Life (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.1
 56K
Blue Ruin
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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: vengeance, revenge, vigilantism, neo-noir, homeless, vigilante, gory, violence, brutality, violent, visceral, moral ambiguity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 5.4
 315
Officer Down
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, crime, vengeance, vigilantism, police corruption, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   100%
 
Last Known Address
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 station, crimes, urban, deadly, crime, law enforcement, police detective, investigation, vengeance, violence spree, innocence lost ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   77%
 
Killing Them Softly
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Style: talky, cynical, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crime, gangsters, gambling, robbery, crime gone awry, poker, murder, organized crime, mafia, gangster, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, 2000s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   80%
 
Fight for Your Life
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A minister dispenses justice on three convicts who take his family hostage.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: gory, urban ghetto, fugitives, crime, hostages, violence spree, sexual abuse, family in danger, danger, confined, confrontation, violence ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   62%
 
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.
Style: serious, atmospheric, surreal, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, femme fatale, vengeance, crime, urban, violence spree, tough heroes, criminal heroes, murder, dominatrix, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   78%
 
 5.7
 8K
.45
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, drug dealing, crime, vengeance, crimes, femme fatale, gays and lesbians, curses spells and rituals, destiny, deadly, rivalry, passion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   62%
 
Revenge: A Love Story
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial murderer has brutally killed several policemen and their pregnant wives. After a quick investigation, the murderer is revealed to be Kit, whom the case's detective-in-charge knows from a previous case. Once upon a time, Kit was an ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, gory, crimes, deadly, murder, rivalry, law enforcement, female nudity, gang rape, rape, sadism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   56%
 
 5.6
 9K
Borderland
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three college students, Phil, Ed, and Henry take a road trip into Mexico for a week of drinking and carefree fun only to have Phil find himself a captive of a group of satanic Mexican drug smugglers who kill tourists and whom are looking for a group ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, on the road, religions or cults, crime, crimes, single parent, college, drug dealing, blood splatter, prostitute, drinking, human sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   59%
 
 6.7
 761
Heaven
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A struggling architect, being sued for divorce by his wife and struggling with booze and gambling, finds work remodeling a friend's strip club, the Paradise. There he meets a transsexual stripper who is bothered by accurate, but extremely ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, brutal ...
Plot: betrayal, crime, addiction, murder, violence, hospital, mentally unstable, poker, vengeance, pornography, brutality, dark hero ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   57%
 
 7.5
 25K
Get Carter
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Michael Caine is Jack Carter, a small-time hood working in London. When word reaches him of his brothers death, he travels to Newcastle to attend the funeral. Refusing to accept the police report of suicide, Carter seeks out his brother’s friends ...
Style: bleak, tense, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, pornography, hitman, vengeance, british, investigation, gangster, neo-noir, revenge, violence, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   67%
 
 6.8
 230K
Hannibal
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: After having successfully eluded the authorities for years, Hannibal peacefully lives in Italy in disguise as an art scholar. Trouble strikes again when he's discovered leaving a deserving few dead in the process. He returns to America to make ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, vengeance, crime, cannibalism, fbi, violence, revenge, torture, blood, special agents, psychiatrist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, florence, venice, italy, florence italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   75%
 
 4.7
 1K
Crawl
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, crime, small town, betrayal, woman in danger, hitman, confined, crimes, waitress, murder, mysterious character, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   59%
 
 6.4
 8K
Red Hill
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, criminal's revenge, vengeance, crime, crimes, deadly, rivalry, life is a bitch, horse, flashback, suicide, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   72%
 
The Mad Dog Killer
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sadistic no-count killer Nanni Vitali and three other equally brutish hoodlums escape from prison. The foul foursome embark on a savage rape, murder, and robbery spree. Vitali even abducts and defiles frightened hapless lass Giuliana Caroli. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, gory, crime, criminal's revenge, vengeance, vigilantism, chases and races, confined, crimes, rape, danger, gang ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   62%
 
 3.8
 283
Villa Captive
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: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vengeance, violence spree, crime, sexual abuse, danger, woman in danger, murder, deadly, rape, crimes, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   59%
 
 7.9
 47K
The Chaser
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, chase, violence, crime, gory, police investigation, brutality, investigation, police corruption, murder, kidnapping, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   64%
 
As Good as Dead
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: bleak, twists and turns, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: hostages, drugs/alcohol, domestic disturbance, vengeance, kidnapping, confined, crimes, murder, danger, deadly, rivalry, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   53%
 
 7.4
 16K
Point Blank
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After being double-crossed and left for dead, a mysterious man named Walker single-mindedly tries to retrieve the rather inconsequential sum of money that was stolen from him.
Style: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, clever, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, betrayal, organized crime, revenge, vengeance, neo-noir, gangsters, gangster, violence, hitman, mafia, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, san francisco, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   58%
 
 5.9
 1K
Relentless
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, exciting, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, crime, vengeance, murder, revenge, police, violence, vigilante, death, mentor, murderous pair ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   52%
 
 5.2
 344
The Poker Club
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four friends discover and accidentally kill a burglar -- who may not be alone -- in the kitchen during their weekly poker night.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty, buddies, betrayal, infidelity, burglar, disposing of a dead body, stripper, home invasion, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
 6.8
 31K
Cold in July
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: stylized, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: crime, revenge, small town, investigation, vigilantism, murder, vengeance, unlikely partners, neo noir, neo-noir, plot twist, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   59%
 
 6.5
 18K
Killing Zoe
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Zed (Eric Stoltz) is an American vault-cracker who travels to Paris to meet up with his old friend Eric (Jean-Hugues Anglade). Eric and his gang have planned to raid the only bank in the city which is open on Bastille day. After offering his ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, serious, bloody, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, heist, violence, crime gone awry, bank robbery, heroin, aids, drug abuse, robbery, murder, friendship, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   47%
 
 8.7
 19K
Gomorrah
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Based on Robert Saviano's bestselling book, this gritty Italian crime drama paints a portrait of the brutal Neapolitan crime organisation the Camorra, as seen through the eyes of Ciro Di Marzo, the obedient and self- confident right-hand man of ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, captivating ...
Plot: gory, realism, crime, gangsters, drugs/alcohol, mafia, social decay, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
Dead Man's Shoes
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier returns home to his small town and exacts a deadly revenge on the thugs who tormented his dimwitted brother while he was away.
Style: bleak, tense, realistic, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, revenge, small town, brutality, bullying, vigilantism, vigilante, violence, punishment, crime, drinking, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
 6.1
 48K
The Condemned
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jack Conrad is awaiting the death penalty in a corrupt Central American prison. He is "purchased" by a wealthy television producer and taken to a desolate island where he must fight to the death against nine other condemned killers from ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, chase, brutality, death, survival, jungle, vengeance, betrayal, murder, violence, internet, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
 6.7
 788
Days of Grace
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Mexico City. 2002, 2006, 2010. A cop. A hostage. A wife. Corruption, violence, vengeance. Three destinies, during 30 days, during three Soccer World Cups. Three ways to fight in order to survive.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime, gang, urban, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, hostages, drug dealing, kidnapping, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
 6.3
 17K
Rampage
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, serious, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, chase, violence, vengeance, losing-it hero, murder, violence spree, brutality, weapons, pornography, life is a bitch, violent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
 7.1
 230K
Phone Booth
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, redemption, murder, paranoia, hostage, mind game, hostages, twists & turns, serial killer, urban, secrets, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   42%
 
Wrong Turn at Tahoe
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A debt collector for the mob (Academy Award(R)-winner Cuba Gooding, Jr.) finds his fate taking a series of treacherous turns after his powerful boss and mentor (Miguel Ferrer) is caught in a dangerous double cross with the most dangerous drug dealer ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, betrayal, vengeance, crimes, dishonesty, revenge, bodyguard, rivalry, gangsters, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   47%
 
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