Movies like Thrill of the Kill

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Thrill of the Kill (2006)
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Thrill of the Kill (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Haunted by her sister's suspicious death, Kelly Holden enlists the help of murder-mystery novelist Graydon Jennings to help solve the crime. Together they discover that Kelly's sibling was living quite the double life -- sleeping with a congressman and fending off a scorned ex-lover! As this salacious story unfolds, Kelly discovers that truth isn't just stranger than fiction -- it can be more evil too!
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: investigation, mystery, uncover truth, obsession, murder, crimes, who done it, woman in danger, dishonesty, murder mystery, false identity, dead woman, writers, twists and turns, strong female presence, writer's life, amateur detective, artists and showbiz, state affairs, sex, money, police, escape, female nudity, sex scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont, usa

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Most similar movies to Thrill of the Kill

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, danger, mystery, dishonesty and investigation mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Thrill of the Kill: We'll Meet Again (2002), I'll Be Seeing You (2004), Her Fatal Flaw (2006), The Caller (2008), Living with the Enemy (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, uncover truth, false accusation, woman in danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, amateur detective, crimes, mystery, life is a bitch, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
I'll Be Seeing You (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman finds out she has a half sister when he father disappears and her half sister turns up dead.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough, enigmatic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, uncover truth, mistaken identity, missing person, riddles and clues, murder, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, life is a bitch, murder investigation, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.3
 261
Her Fatal Flaw (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you think your dating life is hard, check out what happens to poor Laney! Talk about a love hangover: The nice guy this prominent attorney spent last night with winds up being the main suspect in the brutal murder of a Chicago city councilman. If ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, manipulation, mystery, police detective, woman in danger, dishonesty, legal, legal investigation, murder, courtroom drama, courtroom, political corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.4
 1K
The Caller (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jimmy Stevens, a senior VP at an international energy firm, blows the whistle on his company's deadly and corrupt practices in Latin America. Knowing he will be assassinated for his betrayal, he places an anonymous call securing the services of ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: whistleblower, private detective, murder, uncover truth, mysterious character, investigation, amateur detective, survival, dishonesty, workplace, journalism, deadline ...
Time: 1940s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: france, new york, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Living with the Enemy (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Smart, sexy Allison can't help but fall in love with Philip, a dashing software billionaire, and they quickly marry. But soon this new bride begins to think her hubby was involved in the mysterious death of his first wife. This suspicious ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, woman in danger, mystery, investigation, dangerous attraction, couples, dishonesty, crimes, couple relations, intrigue, lifetime, computer system ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.2
 716
View of Terror (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the face of it Celeste seems to have it all - a successful career, a handsome boyfriend and a luxurious new apartment with a breathtaking view of the city. However, Celeste's dream life becomes a nightmare when she's targeted by a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: stalker, stalking, mysterious character, woman in danger, mystery, twists and turns, mind game, home invasion, voyeur, obsession, lifetime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Try to Remember (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fifteen years after a murderer is convicted he is released and all the witnesses against him begin to be murdered.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, rough, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, manhunt, haunted by the past, vengeance, woman in danger, rivalry, murder, friendship, law enforcement, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.9
 328
Ties That Bind (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hope finds herself leaving the comfort of her suburban life for New York City in order to settle the affairs of her best friend Rachel who has just been murdered. Little does she know that she is being sucked into a vortex of intrigue, where nothing ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, investigation, mystery, intrigue, twists and turns, rivalry, crimes, amateur detective, criminal, woman with a gun, lifetime, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 129
Fissure (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Still reeling from a personal tragedy, Detective Paul Grunning is sent on a routine call to a local professor's home. When things turn deadly, he must navigate a fractured reality to solve the mystery before it's too late.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, murder, mind game, police investigation, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, rivalry, riddles and clues, who done it, time travel, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Megachurch Murder (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After popular and charismatic megachurch leader Hamilton Spears commits suicide, his teenage daughter Hannah's life goes off the rails. The only thing keeping her together is her new boyfriend, Oliver. When she finds evidence pointing to a ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, uncover truth, amateur detective, clergy, society, crimes, youth, dishonesty, lifetime, teenager, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 422
Dark Desire (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man desperate to be connected to the people close to him resorts to devious measures to achieve that desire
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: family in danger, murder, investigation, crimes, dishonesty, couples, love affair, uncover truth, sociopath, obsession, lifetime, relationship problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Haven't We Met Before? (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Mary Higgins Clark. Under hypnosis, a mental patient admits to several recent murders. He also offers a strange defense when he claims that he is the reincarnation of a 19th century man who was wrongly executed.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: reincarnation, police detective, woman in danger, mystery, crimes, serial killer, law enforcement, college student, assault, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Gone but Not Forgotten (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: An Oregon woman vanishes. In her wake remains a single black rose & a note reading gone but not forgotten. Now a man stands accused: a private eye has gone missing: a detective knows more than she lets on: & a tough female attorney has ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: serial killer, amateur detective, private detective, investigation, mind game, psychopath, murder, rivalry, who done it, police investigation, police detective, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Murder in Greenwich (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The story of Martha Moxley, 15 year old girl murdered in Greenwich in the 1970's, her murder going unsolved for 25 years.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, talky
Plot: amateur detective, murder, fighting the system, uncover truth, murder suspect, who done it, false accusation, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, police detective, teenage life, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Killing Game (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eve Duncan is contacted, 10 years after the disappearance and murder of her 7-year-old daughter Bonnie, by a man claiming to be her killer. Taunted by his clues about Bonnie's case and his threats to kill again, she throws herself into her ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, crimes, track down, mystery, haunted by the past, lifetime, murder, death, strong female presence, riddles and clues, foster home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Pretty When You Cry (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: murder, investigation, femme fatale, woman in danger, crimes, mind game, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, betrayal, serial killer, legal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 713
Ice Blues (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This new installment in the popular and critically-acclaimed Donald Strachey Mystery series finds America’s favorite gay private investigator, Donald Strachey (Chad Allen), taking on the most complicated case of his career. After his long-time ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, queer cinema
Plot: gay, private investigator, law firm, lgbt, uncover truth, partners, law enforcement, investigation, private detective, senator, missing person, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Cradle Will Fall (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The suicide of a pregnant woman begins to look like murder and a county prosecutor is called in to investigate.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, murder of a pregnant woman, who done it, power relations, femme fatale, law enforcement, serial killer, woman in danger, murder investigation, murder mystery, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 4.0
 325
Posers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four Hardcore party posers are suddenly facing an unknown killer when one of them disappears.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, mystery, friendship, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, femme fatale, female killer, suspicion, power relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 555
Look Again (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just as her life is coming together, a young woman experiences a terrible tragedy when her boyfriend is murdered by an intruder from whom the woman herself barely escapes. The police capture a man they believe to be the killer, but the young woman, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: woman in danger, murder, crimes, twists and turns, life turned upside down, mystery, police, police detective, suspect, uncover truth, police investigation, investigator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Varg Veum - Yours 'till Death (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Private eye Varg Veum is on a routine mission searching for his client Jonas Andresen's stolen car. The car is found having been used in a brutal robbery and not long after that the client himself turns up dead.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, neo noir, serious
Plot: private investigator, robbery, murder, private detective, dishonesty, investigation, uncover truth, woman in danger, new love, crimes, law enforcement, twists and turns ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
 2K
Bloodline (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When her father is murdered, a cosmetics heiress becomes the next target of an unknown killer amid the international jet set.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, who done it, uncover truth, police investigation, investigation, manipulation, love affair, obsession, couples, rise to the top, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Wild Things: Foursome (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A murdered hotel millionaire's son finds himself tangled up in a game of seduction and murder after a raunchy night with three beautiful women.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, police investigation, death, bisexuality, mystery, womanizer, sexual relations, parents and children, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 3.5
 459
Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, mystery, haunted by the past, parents and children, twists and turns, small town, small town life, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Killing Floor (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A literary agent moves into a penthouse apartment. Soon after the move, he receives crime scene photographs that seem to have taken place in his new apartment. Next he receives a series of stalker videotapes that document his every move.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, rough ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, dangerous attraction, investigation, losing-it hero, vengeance, dishonesty, mentally unstable, serial killer, home invasion, neighbor, literary agent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.2
 1K
Magic Man (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to see magic idol Krell Darius perform his world-famous magic act, a beautiful aspiring young-magician, Tatiana, travels from New York to Las Vegas with her closest friends, BFFs, Elena and Vera. As the layers of illusion unfold, so too do ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: serial killer, investigation, police detective, haunted by the past, murder, manipulation, crimes, dishonesty, wizards and magicians, magic, mysticism, mythical creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Johnny Skidmarks (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Johnny Scardino is working for blackmailers, photographing wealthy guys in seedy motels. One such assignment turns the wrong way and blackmailers die one by one. Is Johnny the next on the list?
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, neo noir
Plot: blackmail, murder, car accident, dead woman, investigation, motel, photographer, who done it, alcohol abuse, journalism, mystery, private detective ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.9
 1K
Sisters (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A reporter witnesses a brutal murder, and becomes entangled in a mystery involving a pair of Siamese twins who were separated at birth, one of them forced to live under the eye of a watchful, controlling psychiatrist.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: twins, murder, amateur detective, uncover truth, mysterious character, mystery, crimes, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, haunted by the past, obsession, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Swedish tabloid Kvällspressen has set their crime reporter, Annika Bengtzon, to monitor a complex murder case. The victim is a colleague and the only witness is a 15-year-old boy. Bengtzons inquiries may be an unexpected turn when the tracks ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, disturbing
Plot: murder, journalism, dishonesty, crimes, investigation, husband wife relationship, family relations, mysticism, reporter, media, state affairs, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 9K
Knight Moves (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A psychologist falls for a world-class chess player suspected of odd murders linked to his game.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, scary, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: chess, serial killer, investigation, murder, crimes, police investigation, sex scene, mystery, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), police, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%