Movies like The Horseman

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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
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Sin City
Crime, Thriller
USA
124 min.
 8.0
The Raid 2
Action, Crime, Thriller
Indonesia, USA
150 min.
 8.0
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Most similar movies to The Horseman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and realistic films with plots about murder, crimes, vengeance, revenge, death, crime and blood mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Horseman: Animal Kingdom (2010), Red Hill (2010), Blue Ruin (2013), Wolf Creek (2005), Hannibal (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.3
 50K
Animal Kingdom
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Following the death of his mother, J finds himself living with his estranged family, under the watchful eye of his doting grandmother, Smurf, mother to the Cody boys. J quickly comes to believe that he is a player in this world. But, as he soon ...
Style: bleak, realistic, atmospheric, tense, stylized ...
Plot: crime, violence, gangsters, corruption, organized crime, robbery, tragedy, police corruption, brutality, police investigation, revenge, bank robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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 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, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, criminal's revenge, crime, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, life is a bitch, scarred face, aborigine, panther, jukebox ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: australia
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System:   77%
    User:   77%
 
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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
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System:   58%
    User:   67%
 
 6.3
 61K
Wolf Creek
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Stranded backpackers in remote Australia fall prey to a murderous bushman who offers to fix their car, then takes them captive
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious, rough ...
Plot: slasher, gory, serial killer, australian, brutality, torture, violence, murder, on the road, splatter, chase, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, texas, sydney australia, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
 6.8
 228K
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, violence, revenge, torture, fbi, blood, special agents, psychiatrist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, florence, venice, florence italy, italy ...
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System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
The Last House on the Left
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
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: suspenseful, brutal, scary, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brutality, gory, rape, serial killer, murder, gratuitous violence, violence, torture, sexualized violence, psychopath, danger, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
 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, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, on the road, religions or cults, crime, crimes, single parent, college, drug dealing, magic mushroom, sadistic psychopath, butcher, maniac ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
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 20K
Horsemen
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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: suspenseful, psychological, scary, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, revenge, torture, death, single father, plot twist, murder mystery, crime, gory, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   40%
 
Only God Forgives
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark, France, USA, Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Julian, who runs a Thai boxing club as a front organization for his family's drug smuggling operation, is forced by his mother Jenna to find and kill the individual responsible for his brother's recent death.
Style: stylized, disturbing, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, surrealism, neo-noir, violence, neo noir, revenge, crime, gory, violent, brutality, criminal heroes, stylish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
 8.0
 701K
Sin City
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Welcome to Sin City. This town beckons to the tough, the corrupt, the brokenhearted. Some call it dark… Hard-boiled. Then there are those who call it home — Crooked cops, sexy dames, desperate vigilantes. Some are seeking revenge, others lust ...
Style: surreal, bleak, dark, twists and turns, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, vengeance, dark hero, gory, comics, justice, social decay, vigilante, brutality, hitman, multiple storylines, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   40%
 
 7.4
 92K
Running Scared
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After a drug-op gone bad, Joey Gazelle is put in charge of disposing the gun that shot a dirty cop. But things goes wrong for Joey after the neighbor kid stole the gun and used it to shoot his abusive father. Now Joey has to find the kid and the gun ...
Style: bleak, twists and turns, serious, stylized, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, gory, crime gone awry, mafia, gunfight, police corruption, violence, gangster, organized crime, police investigation, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   35%
 
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, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: urban ghetto, fugitives, crime, gory, hostages, violence spree, sexual abuse, family in danger, danger, confined, confrontation, violence ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   41%
 
 6.1
 47K
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, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, chase, death, survival, vengeance, betrayal, murder, violence, brutality, jungle, internet, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
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A History of Violence
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An average family is thrust into the spotlight after the father commits a seemingly self-defense murder at his diner.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, disturbing ...
Plot: small town, violence, crime, mafia, vigilantism, gangster, redemption, organized crime, revenge, robbery, storytelling, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
 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, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
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:   38%
    User:   45%
 
Edge of Darkness
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: As a seasoned homicide detective, Thomas Craven has seen the bleakest side of humanity. But nothing prepares him for the toughest investigation of his life: the search for his only daughter Emma's killer. Now, he is on a personal mission to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, intense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, political corruption, violence, vengeance, corruption, father daughter relationship, conspiracy, revenge, conspiracy theory, single father, assassination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
 7.2
 268K
The Equalizer
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: suspense, stylized, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, vigilantism, violence, corruption, hitman, vengeance, assassin, gory, revenge, crime, surveillance, russian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, russia, moscow russia
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System:   37%
    User:   37%
 
 6.1
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Genre: 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, tense, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: greed, gambling, revenge, drugs/alcohol, contests and competitions, social decay, money, police investigation, crime, deadly, betrayal, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio, new york, midwest, delaware ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   30%
 
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The Raid: Redemption
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Indonesia, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Deep in the heart of Jakarta's slums lies an impenetrable safe house for the world's most dangerous killers and gangsters. Until now, the run-down apartment block has been considered untouchable to even the bravest of police. Cloaked under ...
Style: realistic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, survival, gunfight, surveillance, violence, brutality, kung fu, blood, gangster, police corruption, fight scenes, violent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Genre: Action, 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: atmospheric, serious, rough, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, vengeance, crime, urban, violence spree, tough heroes, criminal heroes, dominatrix, murder, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   38%
 
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, crime, drug dealing, vengeance, crimes, femme fatale, gays and lesbians, curses spells and rituals, destiny, deadly, rivalry, control ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   28%
 
Street Fighters
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York City factory worker Eddie Marino (Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for JACKIE BROWN) is a solid citizen and regular guy, until the day a sadistic street gang brutally assaults his wife and murders his child. But when a corrupt judge sets the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, prison, crime, gangsters, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, factory, fighting crime, vigilantism, vengeance, vigilante, jail ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   37%
 
 8.0
 99K
The Raid 2
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: After fighting his way through an apartment building populated by an army of dangerous criminals and escaping with his life, SWAT team member Rama goes undercover, joining a powerful Indonesian crime syndicate to protect his family and uncover ...
Style: realistic, stylized, epic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, crime, violence, gory, organized crime, gunfight, mafia, police corruption, corruption, undercover cop, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   28%
 
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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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, brutal ...
Plot: betrayal, crime, addiction, murder, violence, hospital, mentally unstable, poker, vengeance, pornography, brutality, dark hero ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   29%
 
Law Abiding Citizen
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.
Style: twists and turns, rough, bad ending, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: fighting the system, vengeance, vigilantism, justice, crime, murder, prison, lawyer, twists & turns, corruption, brutality, moral ambiguity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   28%
 
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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, betrayal, vengeance, crimes, dishonesty, bodyguard, revenge, rivalry, gangsters, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   33%
 
 7.9
 46K
The Chaser
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, 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:   32%
    User:   35%
 
Eastern Promises
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Russian teenager, living in London, dies during childbirth but leaves clues to a midwife in her journal, that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: crime, gangsters, russian, murder, organized crime, hitman, mafia, rape, violence, brutality, undercover cop, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, st. petersburg russia, scotland yard
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System:   32%
    User:   29%
 

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Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: This is the story of Ryu, a deaf man, and his sister, who requires a kidney transplant. Ryu's boss, Park, has just laid him off, and in order to afford the transplant, Ryu and his girlfriend develop a plan to kidnap Park's daughter. Things ...
Style: disturbing, stylized, tense, serious, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gory, revenge, kidnapping, crime gone awry, violence, torture, blood, brutality, drugs/alcohol, violent, visceral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   38%
 
Ichi the Killer
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.
Style: disturbing, dark humor, stylized, serious, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, gangsters, gore, vengeance, hitman, violence, brutality, rape, blood, torture, revenge, gangster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
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System:   32%
    User:   31%
 
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