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

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, psychopath, rivalry and chases and races mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Blacktop: The Keeper (2004), Tracks of a Killer (1996), Restraint (2008), The Road Killers (1994), Dead Silence (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 4.7
 2K
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, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, psychopath, hostages, crime, small town, mentally unstable, serial killer, slasher, mind game, deputy sheriff, stripper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   90%
 
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, realistic, rough, 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:   79%
    User:   90%
 
 6.2
 5K
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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, fugitives, hostages, mentally unstable, on the run, crime gone awry, lie, champagne, seduction, hostage, robbery, shotgun ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   79%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, on the road, hostages, serial killer, crime, witnessing a crime, chase, mind game, kidnapping, on the run, rescue, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   69%
 
 6.3
 782
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, hostages, bus, crime, murderous pair, school, one man army, betrayal, crime gone awry, mind game, on the run, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   73%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, 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:   61%
    User:   67%
 
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, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, hostages, serial killer, murder, who done it, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, kidnapping, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
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:   51%
    User:   58%
 
 5.4
 8K
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, crime, hostages, weapons, master criminal ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, crime, criminal heroes, police investigation, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, hostages, santa claus, bank teller, master criminal, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
 5.6
 334
Perfect Prey
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: police investigation, crime, serial killer, crimes, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, obsession, kidnapping, murder, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
 5.9
 394
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: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
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:   45%
    User:   44%
 
 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, realistic, exciting, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, kidnapping, race against time, airport, terrorism, missing person, chases and races, torture, terrorist, confined, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
 6.4
 955
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: hotel, mentally unstable, serial killer, obsession, mental illness, dangerous attraction, murder, voyeurism, psychopath, crimes, deadly, buddies ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
 7.6
 4K
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, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, gang, on the road, terrorism, hospital, crime, missing person, criminal heroes, crimes, danger, robbery, rape ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, southern italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
 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, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, on the road, chase, on the run, desert, kidnapping, hitchhiker, rape, hostage, violence, chases and races, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: country, crime, vengeance, bank, farm, confined, countryside, crimes, deadly, rivalry, criminal heroes, torture ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
 4.3
 659
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, realistic, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: mysterious character, serial killer, slasher, mystery, small town, investigation, mind game, murder, fascism, small town life, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
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, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: church, murderous pair, serial killer, crime, dangerous attraction, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
 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, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, criminal's revenge, crime, master criminal, serial killer, drug dealing, investigation, kidnapping, mind game, murder, vengeance, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
 6.3
 281
Murder Live!
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank takes Pia Postman hostage on live TV, threatening to execute her after she accepts the blame for his daughter's suicide.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, confined, crimes, danger, haunted by the past, showbiz, chases and races, deadly, media, swat, female reporter, jumping from height ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
Twilight's Last Gleaming
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President reveals details of a secret meeting held just after the start of the Vietnam ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, fighting the system, military, politics, government agency, hostages, prison, one man army, assassination, secret agents, race against time, terrorism ...
Place: asia, montana, usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   37%
 
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, criminal heroes, police investigation, criminal's revenge, fugitives, hostages, chase, tough law enforcer, blackmail, kidnapping, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   31%
 
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, rough, serious ...
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:   32%
    User:   38%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, 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:   32%
    User:   37%
 
Mother's Boys
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, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, gory, hidden identity, mentally unstable, crumbling marriage, mind game, stalking, vengeance, injury, obsession, dangerous attraction, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   38%
 
 5.2
 153
Blind Witness
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Woman is trapped in her home with her husband's killers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: slasher, murder, crime, crimes, danger, deadly, criminal heroes, dealing with death, stalking, track down, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   32%
 
 3.9
 279
Night Vision
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A psycho serial killer who videotapes each of his bloody conquests is on the loose, and it's up to alcoholic motorcycle cop Dak and his new tough-as-nails partner, Kristen, to bring him to justice. But as the body count increases, so does the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, martial arts, crime, stalking, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, slasher, chase, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
 6.3
 2K
Rampage
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Rampage delves into the subject of legal insanity, so often the default defense in modern-time gruesome crime trials. Alex McArthur plays an outwardly normal guy who goes on incredible killing and mutilating sprees until (and even after, when he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: courtroom, gory, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, serial killer, crime, investigation, legal action, legal investigation, capital punishment, blood, shot to death ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An elderly, bedridden former movie star is "cared for" by her sister, who hates her and keeps her a virtual prisoner in the family mansion.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: actor's life, estate, mentally unstable, aging, siblings relations, confined, crimes, danger, rivalry, family relations, switching roles, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
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