Movies like Blacktop

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Blacktop
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, bar, hostages, mentally unstable, serial killer, slasher, mind game, kidnapping, on the run, missing person, road trip, voyeur, car chase, murder, voyeurism, woman in danger, violence, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, rescue, riddles and clues, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
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Rabid Dogs
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Italy, USA
96 min.
 7.6
The Silent Partner
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Canada
106 min.
 7.5
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Most similar movies to Blacktop

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, danger, murder, kidnapping, rivalry and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Blacktop: The Keeper (2004), Restraint (2008), Tracks of a Killer (1996), The Road Killers (1994), Dead Silence (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Keeper
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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, psychopath, hostages, crime, mentally unstable, small town, serial killer, slasher, mind game, stripper, deputy sheriff ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, usa
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 6.2
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Restraint
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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, fugitives, hostages, mentally unstable, on the run, crime gone awry, mansion, shotgun, hostage, robbery, champagne, seduction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   68%
 
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Tracks of a Killer
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, confined, crimes, adventure, deadly, rescue, uninhibited rivalry, captivity, psychopath, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   74%
 
The Road Killers
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, on the road, hostages, crime, serial killer, witnessing a crime, chase, mind game, kidnapping, on the run, rescue, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   65%
 
 6.3
 769
Dead Silence
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, hostages, bus, murderous pair, crime, one man army, school, betrayal, crime gone awry, mind game, on the run, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   68%
 
When the Bough Breaks
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, tense ...
Plot: reluctant partners, serial killer, crime, supernatural ability, witnessing a crime, mystery, investigation, mind game, missing person, murder, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   47%
 
 7.6
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Rabid Dogs
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following a bungled robbery, three violent criminals take a young woman, a middle-aged man, and a child hostage and force them to drive them outside Rome to help them make a clean getaway.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, gang, on the road, terrorism, hospital, crime, missing person, criminal heroes, crimes, danger, slasher, getaway car ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, southern italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
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To Serve and Protect
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Three generations of Dallas police officers join together to track down the deadliest serial killer ever to terrorize Texas.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, hostages, serial killer, murder, who done it, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, kidnapping, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
 5.9
 393
Show Me
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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, sexual relations, confined, crimes, danger, gays and lesbians, hostages, mind game, captivity, isolation, teenage life, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
The Silent Partner
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Miles Cullen is a bored teller at a bank in a Toronto mall who accidentally learns that his place of business is about to be robbed. Instead of informing his bosses or contacting the police, Miles cleverly devises a way of keeping the cash.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, criminal heroes, crime, police investigation, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, hostages, santa claus, master criminal, crime gone awry, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
Two-Minute Warning
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A psychotic sniper plans a massive killing spree in a Los Angeles football stadium during a major championship game. The police, led by Captain Peter Holly (Charlton Heston) and SWAT commander Sergeant Button (John Cassavetes), learn of the plot and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stadium, police investigation, hostages, master criminal, one man army, partners against crime, reluctant partners, special agents, tough law enforcer, chase, on the run, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
 7.0
 2K
Hitch Hike
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A bickering couple driving cross-country pick up a murderous hitchhiker whom threatens to kill them unless they take him to a santuary, and in return agrees to split some bank loot he has on him.
Style: serious, rough, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, on the road, chase, on the run, desert, kidnapping, rape, hitchhiker, hostage, chases and races, confined, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
Sunday in the Country
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three vicious thugs are on the run in rural America after robbing a local bank. They seek refuge at the home of a reclusive farmer, but he is prepared for their arrival and holds them at gunpoint. Unable to let them simply wait for the law, he ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: country, crime, vengeance, bank, farm, confined, crimes, countryside, deadly, rivalry, criminal heroes, vigilante ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
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The Night of the Following Day
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two kidnappers snatch a girl off the streets and imprison her in a remote beach house.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, criminal heroes, crime, airport, hostages, chase, cafe, crime gone awry, mind game, on the run, race against time, murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
 5.3
 627
Midnight Ride
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A house wife just left her cop husband, when she picks up Justin McKay she'll wish she never did as she's plunged into a nightmare and the grip of a psychotic killer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostages, protagonist as suspect, serial killer, slasher, chase, on the run, stalking, mind game, murder, psychopath, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: moscow russia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
Hollywood Flies
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Life is the buzz.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, on the road, nothing goes right, hostages, desert, mystery, chase, crime gone awry, on the run, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, los angeles, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   30%
 
Blood in the Streets
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An Italian prison official's wife is kidnapped, and the kidnappers demand that a notorious prisoner be released in order for the man to get his wife back. He gets the man released - but then kidnaps him himself, in order to ensure that the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, criminal heroes, crime, police investigation, criminal's revenge, fugitives, hostages, chase, tough law enforcer, blackmail, kidnapping, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   37%
 
 5.3
 2K
Crawlspace
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man who runs an apartment house for women is the demented son of a Nazi surgeon who has the house equipped with secret passageways, hidden rooms and torture and murder devices.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, scary
Plot: hostages, serial killer, slasher, mind game, captivity, isolation, psychopath, murder, voyeurism, woman in danger, confined, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   35%
 
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A Twist of Faith
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: church, murderous pair, serial killer, crime, dangerous attraction, riddles and clues, mystery, who done it, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
 7.3
 38K
The Hitcher
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young man who escaped the clutches of a murderous hitch-hiker is subsequently stalked, framed for the hitcher's crimes, and has his life made into hell by the same man he escaped.
Style: suspenseful, road movie, suspense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, desert, chase, paranoia, murder, violence, gunfight, brutality, hitchhiker, kidnapping, blood, mind game ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   26%
 
 4.6
 2K
Sin
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Retired cop Eddie Burns gave 15 years and the use of his left arm to the Reno homicide squad. When his wayward sister, Kassie, goes missing Eddie Burns finds himself subjected to a fiendish and ingenious campaign of revenge by the mysterious Charlie ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, master criminal, serial killer, drug dealing, investigation, kidnapping, mind game, murder, vengeance, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   31%
 
 6.3
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Unlawful Entry
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a break-in at their house, a couple gets help from one of the cops that answered their call. He helps them install the security system, and begins dropping by on short notice and unofficial patrol, and spends a lot of time discussing the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: obsession, police, police investigation, murder, lawyer, corruption, police corruption, vengeance, violence, mind game, suburbs, twists & turns ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   28%
 
 6.1
 4K
Oxygen
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masochistic cop, who hides her predilection from her cop husband, gets involved in pursuing a kidnapper nicknamed Harry for Harry Houdini
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, police investigation, crime, chase, serial killer, murder, psychology, twists & turns, fbi, master criminal, mysterious character, dialogue ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, miami, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   29%
 
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Albino Alligator
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three petty thieves who the police believe to be major criminals are chased into a basement bar where they take five hostages including all the bar employees. The rest of the movie deals with the cops lurking outside the bar while the trio try to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, crime gone awry, hostage, heist, police investigation, chase, hostages, neo noir, twists & turns, on the run, kidnapping, dialogue ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   27%
 
 5.3
 7K
Black Dog
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: suspenseful, serious, road movie, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, prison, fbi, vengeance, criminal heroes, fugitives, gunfight, hostages, crime, weapons, master criminal ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   33%
 
 5.7
 500
Black Cat Run
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl is in love with a gas station attendant and sees him against her father's wishes. The father is the sheriff and shortly after a confrontation with the boy friend, he is killed by escaped convicts and the daughter is kidnapped. Everyone, ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, fugitives, hostages, crime, crime gone awry, kidnapping, chases and races, confined, escaped convict, gas station, hostage, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   34%
 
 6.4
 948
Buddy Boy
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An introvert relieves the tedium of caring for his invalid mother by spying on his neighbor.
Style: suspenseful, serious, gloomy, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: mentally unstable, hotel, serial killer, obsession, mental illness, dangerous attraction, murder, voyeurism, psychopath, crimes, deadly, buddies ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   28%
 
 6.4
 7K
Five Fingers
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, kidnapping, race against time, airport, terrorism, missing person, chases and races, terrorist, torture, confined, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 

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Karla
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on real events, Canada's most notorious serial killers, Paul Bernardo and wife Karla Homolka kidnap, sexually abuse, and murder three young girls.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, vengeance, obsession, kidnapping, domestic violence, rape, violence, murder, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: canada, ontario canada
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System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
 4.3
 655
Angel of Death
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The most spectacular Easter celebration in the World. Hosts of hooded Penitents parade through the ancient, narrow streets of the Old Town in time-honored ritual. But for one celebrant this Holy Week is different. For him Semana Santa is a time to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: mysterious character, serial killer, mystery, slasher, small town, investigation, mind game, murder, fascism, small town life, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   29%
 
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