Movies like Black Sun 1978

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Black Sun (1978)
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Black Sun
Original name: Mannen i skuggan
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Yugoslavia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A German artist in Spain decides to revenge the death of two Nordic tourists and to defend the strikers in a bloody conflict.
Plot: arms smuggling, labor strike, mass murder, fisherman, secret agent, smuggling, factory, flamethrower, village, german, fishing, torture, police corruption, brutality, female nudity, sadism, rape, politics, undressing, murder, revenge, police, death, painter
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The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980
Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
583 min.
 9.2
Oz
Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
55 min.
 8.7
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Most similar movies to Black Sun

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about murder, death, violence, blood, female nudity, brutality and revenge mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Black Sun: Johnny Firecloud (1975), The Kiss of Death (1973), Acts of Violence (2010), Contraband (1980), Man on the Roof (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Johnny Firecloud
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American Indian war veteran avenges the hanging of his grandfather by local thugs.
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The Kiss of Death
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One night a textile worker is sexually assaulted by five deviants. The young lady tries to cope with the aftermath of this dramatic event but her life is ruined. Like a shattered vase, the pieces can be put back together but it'll never be the ...
Plot: gang rape, gynecologist, evil doctor, rape and revenge, sexually transmitted disease, nightclub owner, stabbed in the crotch, kicking, rape victim, sexual perversion, wrath, evil man ...
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Acts of Violence
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A man named Flyn (Il Lim) is on a mission on killing the men who raped his wife Olivia (Leelee Sobieski). He finds himself living a double life as a killer and a husband. He finds an unexpected friend, a priest (Ron Perlman), as he deals with the ...
Plot: cruelty, brutality, husband wife relationship, rage, blood, violence, confession, revenge, murder, priest, vengeance, torture ...
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System:   91%
    User:   90%
 
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Contraband
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cigarette smugglers in Naples run into problems with cocaine operations being set up by a rival smuggler. Full of violence, including a women's face being burned off with a blow torch and a graphic rape scene.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, gang, crime, gangsters, drug dealing, vengeance, criminal heroes, police investigation, chase, sadist, mafia, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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Man on the Roof
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A police officer is murdered with a bayonet while staying in hospital. The investigative team, lead by Martin Beck, soon discover that the man had frequently abused suspects as well as civilians but that any complaints had been ignored owing to the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden
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Lucky Bastard
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Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lucky Bastard is a "found footage" thriller about a porn website run by Mike (Don McManus) that invites fans to have sex with porn stars. Jay Paulson plays Dave, an eager young fan given a chance to have sex with the fabulous Ashley Saint ...
Plot: male nudity, smartphone, rope, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, cruelty, trap, cunnilingus, bed, nipples, mirror, dildo ...
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Bordertown
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 112 min.
Story: The opening titles explain that American corporations are using the North American Free Trade Agreement by opening large maquiladoras right across the United States–Mexico border. The maquiladoras hire mostly Mexican women to work long hours for ...
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Zero Woman: Red Handcuffs
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 88 min.
Story: Agent Zero (Miki Sugimoto) is a cop that uses her own methods for dealing with criminals. After she unlawfully kills a rapist in a violent fashion, she is sent to prison and stripped of her badge. But very soon after, a rich politician's ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
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    User:   72%
 
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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:   70%
    User:   65%
 
 5.2
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Primordial
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Valerie Graves, a misanthropic, disillusioned woman in her mid-twenties, is haunted by sadistic urges that she has struggled to repress since childhood.
Style: gothic
Plot: antisocial behavior, heavy metal, vomiting, innocent person killed, dark heroine, prostitution, cannibalism, death of friend, attempted rape, sex scene, female killer, female psychopath ...
Place: ohio
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System:   68%
    User:   75%
 
 7.6
 170K
Sleepers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes.
Style: disturbing, gloomy, serious, dramatic, realistic ...
Plot: crime, sexual abuse, child abuse, courtroom drama, vengeance, friendship, childhood, lawyer, court, rape, torture, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   67%
    User:   75%
 
 3.0
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Wrong Way
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two girls are driving home when their car breaks down in the country. They are kidnapped by a gang of drug-crazed hippies, and repeatedly raped. They escape, but soon run into a death cult who plan to gang-rape the girls, then kill them. Meanwhile, ...
Plot: gang rape, rape, cult, kidnapping, hippie, road, blue jeans, snake, rapist, motorcycle, breasts, police officer ...
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System:   66%
    User:   61%
 
The Odessa File
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After reading the diary of an elderly Jewish man who committed suicide, freelance journalist Peter Miller begins to investigate the alleged sighting of a former SS-Captain who commanded a concentration camp during World War II. Miller eventually ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, revenge, nazi, espionage, conspiracy, corruption, chase, holocaust, german, justice, spy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1964, year 1963, 1960s
Place: germany, israel, europe, vienna, hamburg germany ...
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System:   64%
    User:   64%
 
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Female Prisoner Scorpion: Beast Stable
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 87 min.
Story: Following her successful prison break, Scorpion begins this third episode in the series hiding out in a brothel. Her prostitute friend tries to keep her identity secret, but the brothel's madam discovers that Scorpion is the ex-girlfriend of ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
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Plot: criminal's revenge, crime, fugitives, hidden identity, prostitute, on the run, woman in danger, incest, nickname, confined, crimes, vengeance ...
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Black Mama White Mama
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 87 min.
Story: When two troublemaking female prisoners (one a revolutionary, the other a former harem-girl) can't seem to get along, they are chained together and extradited for safekeeping. The women, still chained together, stumble, stab, and cat-fight ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, criminal heroes, fugitives, island, women in prison, prison, drug dealing, crime, manhunt, on the run, racial tension, violence spree ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, the philippines
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System:   63%
    User:   56%
 
Midnight Express
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than 30 years in prison. Hayes has two opportunities for release: the appeals made by his lawyer, his ...
Style: realistic, bleak, disturbing, serious, rough ...
Plot: prison, brutality, torture, prison escape, drugs, justice, violence, friendship, philosophy, revenge, loneliness, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: turkey, greece, istanbul turkey
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System:   62%
    User:   74%
 
 6.8
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Sex and Fury
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sex & Fury chronicles Ocho's exploits as she searches for her father's killers, each identified by unique tattoos on their backs (a deer, a boar, and a butterfly). Along the way, she also crosses paths with Shonusuke, a radical set on ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, crime, criminal heroes, gory, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, lone wolves, vengeance, chase, tragic love ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 1880s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   63%
 
Criminal Lovers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a perverted impulse drives them to kill, Alice and her boyfriend, Luc, drag the body into the woods, only to find themselves hopelessly lost – much like the fairy-tale plight of Hansel and Gretel. Starving and with no hope of being found, ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, crime gone awry, mind game, murder, psychopath, crimes, deadly, gays and lesbians, hostages, lovers on the run, on the run ...
Time: 90s
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System:   57%
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Massacre Mafia Style
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Terror reigns when Mimi, the son of a deported Don, along with his associate Jolly Rizzo wage a bloody war for control of the West Coast underworld, battling hordes of hard-boiled mobsters and deadly black pimps on their rise to the top!
Plot: father son relationship, danger, rival, cruelty, revolver, shotgun, explosion, shot in the head, bartender, apartment building, boat, dead dog ...
Place: usa, italy
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System:   57%
    User:   53%
 
The Black Gestapo
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: General Ahmed has started an inner-city People's Army to try and relieve the misery of the citizens of Watts. When the locals are put under increasing pressure by Mafia thugs, Ahmed's second-in-command Colonel Kojah asks for permission to ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rape, castration, thrown through a window, breasts, revolver, kicked in the face, vigilante, vigilantism, nipples, car, fight, broken window ...
Place: usa
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System:   56%
    User:   63%
 
Shinjuku Triad Society
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is based around the interactions of a triad group with a police officer as well as opposing yakuza organizations. When the younger brother to a renegade police officer becomes the lawyer to the triad group, an argument between the two leads ...
Style: dark humor, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: gory, gangsters, crime, master criminal, chase, police corruption, violence spree, chases and races, crimes, murder, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan, taiwan, taipei
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System:   56%
    User:   53%
 
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Chained Heat
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Linda Blair plays Carol, a young woman who must serve 18 months in prison after drink driving and killing a man. The prison turns out to be brimming with decadence, corruption and sleaze, where the other female inmates are sadistic crack-selling ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, sexual ...
Plot: sexual abuse, prison, crime, captivity, prison life, confined, life is a bitch, prostitute, juvenile delinquency, sexploitation, sadism, lesbian sex ...
Time: 80s
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System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
 7.2
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Red Dragon
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Former FBI Agent Will Graham, who was once almost killed by the savage Hannibal 'The Cannibal' Lecter, now has no choice but to face him again, as it seems Lecter is the only one who can help Graham track down a new serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, investigation, murder, fbi, mentor, cannibalism, psychopath, torture, blindness, police investigation, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., chicago illinois, florida, atlanta georgia, st. louis missouri
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System:   53%
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Yakuza Torture History - Lynching
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film is divided into three parts - the first two taking place in feudal Japan, the last segment being more "modern" and set in the late 1960's. All three deal with those that have broken the Yakuza code, and their subsequent ...
Plot: yakuza, violence, sadism, punishment, suffering, gold, assassin, ambush, thief, extortion, severed finger, stabbed in the eye ...
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System:   52%
    User:   53%
 
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Black Caesar
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tommy Gibbs is a tough kid, raised in the ghetto, who aspires to be a kingpin criminal. As a young boy, his leg is broken by a bad cop on the take, during a payoff gone bad. Nursing his vengeance, he rises to power in Harlem, New York. Angry at the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, gang, crime, urban ghetto, gangsters, drug dealing, vengeance, police corruption, violence spree, criminal heroes, crimes, racism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1950s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, california ...
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System:   51%
    User:   45%
 
Deadly Outlaw: Rekka
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After Kunisada's Yakuza leader and father figure is brutally murdered, he and his best friend go on a two-man mission to avenge his death, killing other Yakuza leaders leading to a final confrontation by the old man's killers..
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, martial arts, police investigation, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, lone wolves, betrayal, master criminal, master warrior, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, japan
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System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
Born to Fight
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a remote Thai village is overrun by terrorists armed with a nuclear missile, an elite undercover operative leads the most unique fighting force ever assembled in a heroic bid to save their nation.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough law enforcer, adventure, race against time, rescue, terrorism, tough heroes, danger, deadly, heroes, rivalry, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
 7.1
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Antibodies
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When a notorious German serial killer is captured after committing some of the most heinous acts against humanity ever imaginable, a farmer and police officer from a sleepy rural community on the outskirts of Berlin is drawn into the case as he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, investigation, mind game, village, small town, vengeance, murder, haunted by the past, urban, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, year 1996
Place: europe, germany
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System:   49%
    User:   53%
 

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Because of the Cats
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A gang of six wealthy, well-dressed and well-spoken hoodlums break into a married couple's house and rape the wife while forcing the husband to watch. Thus begins a dogged investigation by a determined detective who quickly finds that their ...
Plot: rape, youth gang, psycho, home invasion, cleavage, bikini, lingerie, police investigation, police detective, breasts, sexual abuse, investigation ...
Place: netherlands, europe
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System:   49%
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10 to Midnight
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders, amoral, nearly psychotic killer Warren Stacey (Gene Davis) is a serial killer who has murdered a number of women; he stabs them while they are naked to minimize leaving any physical evidence. Police ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, vigilantism, vengeance, murder, violence, male nudity, brutality, investigation, lawyer, chase, revenge, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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System:   48%
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