Movies like Thrill of the Kill

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Thrill of the Kill (2006)
 4.9
 352
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, twists and turns, surprise ending
Plot: investigation, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, obsession, murder, danger, who done it, dishonesty, woman in danger, deadly, murder mystery, false identity, dead woman, writer's life, artists and showbiz, amateur detective, strong female presence, state affairs, sex, money, police, writers, death, kitchen ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, danger, mystery, investigation and uncover truth mostly in Crime, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Thrill of the Kill: Mystery Woman (2003), We'll Meet Again (2002), I'll Be Seeing You (2004), Ties That Bind (2010), Mystery Woman: Snapshot (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 590
Mystery Woman (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A famous writer is found hanged in his office. At first, all police investigations conclude that it was suicide, but when Samantha Kinsey, owner of Seller 'Mystery Woman' starts his own investigation, he discovers that there is chance that ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, mystery, betrayal, crimes, danger, murder, deadly, dishonesty, store, sabotage, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, woman in danger, false accusation, uncover truth, righting the wronged, price of justice, riddles and clues, dishonesty, partners, law enforcement, crimes, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Garage Sale Mystery: All That Glitters (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jennifer Shannon (Lori Loughlin) has a gift for finding rare treasures hidden in garage sales that she can resell at her consignment store, Rags to Riches, and for get her involved in the criminal investigations that happen at the very second-hand ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, uncover truth, crimes, danger, who done it, mystery, suspicion, deadly, police investigation, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, psychological, rough, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: uncover truth, mistaken identity, haunted by the past, murder, riddles and clues, deadly, dishonesty, missing person, danger, crimes, mystery, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A sleuthing garage sale maven suspects foul play when her friend dies in an old house with a cursed reputation. Even though police evidence - and even webcam footage of the death – point to natural causes – this mysterious death in a cursed” ...
Style: serious, enigmatic, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, amateur detective, mystery, who done it, riddles and clues, crimes, uncover truth, danger, couples, strong female presence, supportive spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.8
 219
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: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, intrigue, danger, mystery, rivalry, crimes, amateur detective, criminal, deadly, dishonesty, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Mystery Woman: Sing Me a Murder (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Murder is something to sing about when Mystery Woman Samantha Kinsey-an expert in pulp fiction, and increasingly proficient when it comes to real-life crime-untangles a record-breaking murder. Mystery Woman bookshop owner, Samantha Kinsey, has ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, amateur detective, haunted by the past, police investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, music band, private detective, murder, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mystery Woman: Snapshot (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amateur sleuth Samantha Kinsey's latest case has her trying to figure out who killed her best friend Barbara after she was left out of her family's will and every one of the family members become suspects.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: murder, who done it, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, estate, legal, amateur detective, private detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: investigation, woman in danger, uncover truth, mystery, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, crimes, intrigue, danger, computer system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 232
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, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, manipulation, woman in danger, police detective, mystery, manipulations, murder, legal investigation, legal, courtroom drama, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 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, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, whistleblower, uncover truth, investigation, mysterious character, danger, amateur detective, deadly, dishonesty, survival, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, 1940s
Place: france, usa, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.1
 2K
Riddle (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Holly & Nathan Teller live in a small town in Pennsylvania. Holly is on the cheerleading team and has a close relationship with her younger brother Nathan, who is subjected to bullying at school. Nathan is taken for a car ride one day by ...
Style: mind bending, serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing person, small town, uncover truth, investigation, amateur detective, haunted by the past, mystery, riddles and clues, social relations, crimes, college, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, talky
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, murder, fighting the system, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, tragic hero, society, mystery, teenage life, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Aurora Teagarden Mystery: A Bone to Pick (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A librarian with a sharp mind for murder, Aurora Teagarden is known around her small town as a master sleuth. When her friend Jane unexpectedly dies and leaves Aurora everything in her will, she also leaves a troubling murder mystery haunting her ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, disturbing
Plot: murder, amateur detective, mystery, uncover truth, danger, crimes, small town, riddles and clues, murder investigation, deadly, strong female presence, amateur sleuth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pretty When You Cry (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: murder, investigation, woman in danger, femme fatale, obsession, serial killer, legal, crimes, mystery, dangerous attraction, betrayal, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Robber Bride (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Journalist Zenia Arden has disappeared. When her finger turns up on the shores of Lake Ontario next to her blood-soaked car, the police believe they've uncovered a homicide.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, danger, friendship, police, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Yours Until 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, twists and turns, realistic, serious
Plot: private investigator, murder, robbery, woman in danger, uncover truth, investigation, dishonesty, private detective, who done it, heist, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 551
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: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, queer cinema
Plot: private investigator, law firm, danger, investigation, uncover truth, private detective, law enforcement, partners, race against time, crimes, partners against crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.6
 4K
Rear Window (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Modern remake of Rear Window in which the lead character is paralyzed and lives in a high-tech home filled with assistive technology.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, voyeur, investigation, psychopath, crimes, uncover truth, who done it, mind game, obsession, amateur detective, law enforcement, manipulation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 97
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: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, murder, uncover truth, mystery, police investigation, mind game, riddles and clues, deadly, danger, crimes, rivalry, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 2K
True Crime (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mary Giordano is a bright, intelligent student who goes to a catholic school. She also has a addiction to mystery novels and detective magazines (hence the title of the movie), which inspire her to do her own detective work. When she starts snooping ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, brutal, psychological ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, investigation, amateur detective, murder, danger, psychopath, female detective, woman in danger, police investigation, mystery, uncover truth, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
 381
Assumed Killer (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bernard Salzmann's thriller Assumed Killer tells the tale of a reporter investigating a serial killer. After she suffers an accident and becomes an amnesiac, she begins to suspect her husband may be the person responsible for the brutal slayings
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: memory loss, serial killer, murder, investigation, life is a bitch, uncover truth, crimes, amateur detective, deadly, danger, mystery, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: murder, journalism, danger, deadly, dishonesty, investigation, crimes, crime, family relations, husband wife relationship, media, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Garage Sale Mystery (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jennifer Shannon can always find a diamond in the rough, when it comes to garage sales, that is. Whether it's a new antique to sell at her consignment shop, an Atari game for her son or a piece of furniture for her handy husband Jason to ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: murder, amateur detective, danger, crimes, woman in danger, who done it, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, amateur sleuth, death of friend, store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.0
 946
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, serious, rough
Plot: investigation, police detective, haunted by the past, manipulations, manipulation, danger, deadly, crimes, murder, serial killer, dishonesty, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: captivating, suspense, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, uncover truth, clergy, amateur detective, dishonesty, deadly, youth, society, crimes, danger, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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, twists and turns ...
Plot: investigation, twins, murder, mystery, mysterious character, uncover truth, amateur detective, deadly, danger, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
⇓ 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: serious, psychological, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, who done it, danger, femme fatale, woman in danger, law enforcement, power relations, serial killer, murder mystery, murder investigation, murder of a pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, serious, rough, realistic, scary ...
Plot: manhunt, psychopath, serial killer, police investigation, haunted by the past, mystery, deadly, rivalry, friendship, vengeance, mind game, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
 1K
Bloodline (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 117 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, suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: murder, who done it, uncover truth, police investigation, danger, rise to the top, manipulations, manipulation, law enforcement, couples, obsession, mystery ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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