Movies like Blacktop

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Blacktop (2000)
 4.9
 534
Blacktop (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a fight with her boyfriend (Lochlyn Munro), a woman (Kristin Davis) unknowingly accepts a ride from a psychopath (Meat Loaf Aday).
Style: psychological, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, missing person, car chase, bar, road trip, truck driver, voyeur, crimes, serial killer, riddles and clues, hostages, confined, on the run, mentally unstable, slasher, danger, murder, voyeurism, chases and races, deadly, mind game, rivalry, rescue, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Blacktop

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and psychological films with plots about crimes, danger, deadly, psychopath, murder, rivalry and confined mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Blacktop: The Keeper (2004), Tracks of a Killer (1996), When the Bough Breaks (1994), Restraint (2008), The Road Killers (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 2K
The Keeper (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an apparently exemplary cop abducts and secretly imprisons a beautiful dancer, a deadly battle of wills between captor and captive ensues.
Style: psychological, bleak, serious, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, missing person, hostage, police station, stripper, deputy sheriff, rivalry, danger, race against time, isolation, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Tracks of a Killer (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Business mogul David Hawkner and his wife are enjoying a quiet vacation by themselves at their isolated retreat. The serenity is broken when they become the targets of a handsome, crazed killer.
Style: realistic, psychological, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, rivalry, deadly, chases and races, confined, crimes, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, captivity, rescue, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
When the Bough Breaks (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A police detective investigates the apparent serial killing of several children which is linked to an institutionalized, autistic child.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, missing person, crimes, mystery, investigation, police investigation, deadly, mentally unstable, police detective, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.1
 6K
Restraint (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two fugitives land in hot water when they take a hostage who poses a threat to their well-being.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, psychopath, on the run, murder, hostage, seduction, lie, mansion, survival, mind game, isolation, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Road Killers (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a young boy is almost runover by a maniac on a highway, a re-encounter and confrontation by the boy's father with the driver sets off conflicts with a carful of maniacs.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: witnessing a crime, kidnapping, psychopath, gang, woman in danger, missing person, rescue, family in danger, danger, deadly, crime, hostages ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.7
 402
Show Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two squeegee kids descend upon Sarah and her luxury sedan, the fuse is lit on a tense cat and mouse tale of captors and captives. Sarah is forced to continue her trip to an isolated cottage where the twisted trio bait and entice one another in ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, psychological, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, kids in trouble, woman in danger, danger, isolation, youth, chases and races, gays and lesbians, hostages, deadly, couples, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 342
Perfect Prey (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A former Texas Ranger is recruited by a Houston police captain to assist a homicide detective in the search for an elusive serial killer who collects antique dolls.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: serial killer, criminal psychologist, murder, obsession, mystery, chases and races, crimes, crime, police investigation, police detective, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Living in Peril (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The young architect Walter leaves his wife Linda to go to L.A. to draw a mansion for Harrison. On the highway a truck driver almost drives him off the road. Walter calls the truck-company to complain. The driver gets fired. When Walter arrives to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, mind game, stalking, danger, obsession, dangerous attraction, rivalry, crimes, psychopath, mentally unstable, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.2
 2K
Pursued (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A fast rising hi-tech executive must protect his career and family from the ruthless tactics of a homicidal corporate headhunter.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, mind game, rivalry, espionage, danger, stalking, psychopath, prodigy, deadly, crimes, false identity, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 163
Ladies Night (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Insurance investigators track a serial killer who seduces women with access to big bucks, convinces them to embezzle, then kills them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, crimes, danger, serial killer, dishonesty, psychopath, dangerous attraction, deadly, police investigation, rivalry, bank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Nobody Knows Anybody (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Película española basada en la novela homónima escrita por Juan Bonilla. Simón, un aspirante a escritor frustrado que se dedica a escribir crucigramas para un periódico, recibe un misterioso encargo: debe incluir la palabra Adversario el ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, psychopath, crimes, deadly, danger, writer's life, riddles and clues, rivalry, terrorism, friendship between men, journalism, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 8K
Black Dog (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, rescue, chase, chases and races, danger, partners, crimes, race against time, on the run, one man army, husband wife relationship, organized crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 841
Dead Silence (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Three escaped convicts take a group of deaf students hostage but their teacher is Marlee Matlin!
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, fugitives, hostages, confined, rivalry, school, missing person, betrayal, one man army, hijacking, murderous pair, mute or deaf ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hide and Seek (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A desperate, childless couple kidnap a pregnant woman and lead her husband to believe that she is dead.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, psychopath, pregnancy, woman in danger, captivity, childlessness, mentally unstable, deadly, family problems, confined, babies and infants, hostage ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.3
 811
Road Rage (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The highway to hell runs straight through a college campus in this compelling thriller about a killer truck. After helping a pretty co-ed out of a nasty domestic situation, Jim Travis gives the girl a lift home. But once on the road, the situation ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: stalking, car chase, chases and races, crimes, out of the way, rivalry, chase, college, deadly, danger, woman in danger, college life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Bloody Murder (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Julie McConnell is one of a dozen camp counselors working to re-open a summer camp when a series of murders and disappearances begin commited by a hockey masked killer who may be the urban legend killer Trevor Moorehouse. When Julie looks into the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, surprise ending, scary
Plot: slasher, murder, summer camp, vengeance, serial killer, teenage life, confined, danger, deadly, survival, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 7K
The Calling (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Detective Hazel Micallef hasn't had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Port Dundas until a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside brings her face to face with a serial killer driven by a higher calling.
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, riddles and clues, psychopath, deadly, law enforcement, society, crimes, danger, murder, small town, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Collector (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Freddie is an inept bank clerk with no future. His only hobby is collecting butterflies, which gives him a feeling of power and control that is otherwise totally missing from his life. He comes into a large sum of money, and buys himself a country ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, collector, obsession, mentally unstable, danger, confined, dangerous attraction, butterfly, isolation, captivity, missing person ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Single White Female 2: The Psycho (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A warped woman takes deadly measures to help a new roommate get rid of her problems.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, obsession, psychopath, roommate, woman in danger, friendship, rivalry, crimes, workplace intrigue, mentally unstable, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Voice of a Murderer (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a top-notch task force to work ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough, based on true events ...
Plot: kidnapping, family problems, chase, mind game, police investigation, blackmail, reporter, death of child, missing person, abduction, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 299
Cold Comfort (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Dolores has everthing she wants for her birthday: a party, 18 glowing candles, and Stephen, the handsome stranger who's more than a guest. He's a prisoner. COLD COMFORT bristles with the suspense, passion and danger of three people caught ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: confined, parents and children, crimes, kidnapping, psychopath, deadly, split personality, missing person, family relations, isolation, fugitives, hostages ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, injury, infidelity, obsession, family in danger, family problems, family life, dysfunctional family, hidden identity, murder, stalking ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 1K
Below Utopia (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Daniel returns to his family's mansion for the holidays along with his girlfriend Susanne. His family's seemingly-utopian existence is overshadowed by not only the death of Daniel's brother, but also by Daniel's failure to live ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crimes, crime gone awry, family gatherings, reunion, danger, heist, deadly, confined, gunfight, home invasion, mansion ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, obsession, crimes, survival, rescue, mind game, deadly, slasher, isolation, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
On the Inside (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A decent but troubled young man is sent to a psychiatric institution for the criminally insane and soon finds himself in a fight for his life battling ghosts inside his head and very real enemies all around him.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, mental institution, mental illness, redemption, woman in danger, confined, crime and punishment, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, criminal psychologist, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.9
 255
Implicated (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this offbeat thriller, Ann is a young woman trying to put her life back together after she lost her child in a car wreck. Formerly a single mother, Ann has recently started dating a man named Tom, and one day Tom asks Ann for a favor -- would she ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, bar, sex, surrogate mother, hostage, dealing with death, crimes, single parent, family problems, deadly, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 8K
Five Fingers (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Martijn, an idealistic Dutch pianist, travels to Morocco to help start a food program for malnourished children. Within moments of his arrival, however, Martijn is abducted by a group of terrorists, injected with a debilitating drug, and imprisoned. ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chess, terrorist, torture, terrorism, law enforcement, idealism, confined, chases and races, heroes, hostages, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Horrible Way to Die (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An escaped murderer is in pursuit of his ex-girlfriend, who has fled to start a new life in a small town.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, danger, psychopath, woman in danger, mind game, violence spree, deadly, revenge, small town, kidnapping, haunted by the past, fanatic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Twist of Faith (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vancouver Police Detective Henry Smith is one of those investigating the murder of Roman Catholic Father Martin, who was crucified in his own church.
Style: mind bending, rough, serious, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, church, murder, religions or cults, danger, crimes, who done it, reluctant partners, murderous pair, mystery, dangerous attraction, riddles and clues ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.6
 353
The Scare Hole (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Secrets, murders and lies... all in the name of family. In the middle of nowhere sits the Armadillo Café.The once popular, but now desolate, café is run by a strange family led a troubled, booze-addled mother (Betty Buckley) and a disturbed family ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: mind game, psychopath, family problems, haunted by the past, mystery, crimes, mysterious character, woman in danger, danger, family relations, missing person, dark and stormy night ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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