Movies like Blacktop

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Blacktop (2000)
 4.9
 531
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, bar, road trip, voyeur, kidnapping, missing person, car chase, hostages, mentally unstable, violence, serial killer, slasher, mind game, on the run, murder, voyeurism, woman in danger, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, rescue, riddles and clues, rivalry ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Blacktop

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and psychological films with plots about crimes, deadly, psychopath, danger, rivalry, kidnapping and confined mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Blacktop: Tracks of a Killer (1996), The Keeper (2004), The Road Killers (1994), When the Bough Breaks (1994), Restraint (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, confined, adventure, crimes, deadly, rescue, uninhibited rivalry, captivity, psychopath, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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: serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, psychopath, hostage, police station, stripper, deputy sheriff, crime, hostages, psychological thriller, violence, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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, suspenseful, realistic, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, psychopath, gang, fugitives, on the road, hostages, crime, serial killer, witnessing a crime, chase, mind game ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, reluctant partners, 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 ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 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, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hostage, shotgun, robbery, mansion, champagne, seduction, lie, on the run, murder, psychopath, invasion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 398
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: 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 ⇓
56%
 5.6
 341
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: serial killer, crime, police investigation, crimes, deadly, mystery, law enforcement, obsession, kidnapping, murder, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 809
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, 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 ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 4.0
 254
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, surrogate mother, sex, bar, hostage, crime, missing person, confined, crimes, single parent, dealing with death ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, truck, fugitives, one man army, chases and races, rivalry, rescue, fbi, danger, hostages, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.1
 802
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: stalking, car chase, on the road, college, chases and races, danger, chase, college life, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: church, serial killer, murder, murderous pair, crime, dangerous attraction, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, psychopath, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, injury, mentally unstable, hidden identity, gory, crumbling marriage, mind game, stalking, vengeance, obsession, dangerous attraction, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 293
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: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, realistic, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, chess, blizzard, birthday, prisoner, confined, crimes, fugitives, hostages, split personality, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 964
Buddy Boy (1999)
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, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, voyeurism, misfit, mentally unstable, hotel, serial killer, obsession, dangerous attraction, psychopath, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 7K
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: torture, terrorist, kidnapping, terrorism, chess, hostages, race against time, airport, missing person, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 204
Fever (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Fresh out of prison, all Ray wants is to get back with Lacy, but she's in a stable relationship now with Elliott, a pacifist, and wants nothing to do with him. When she's kidnapped by Ray's former associates, he and Elliott must team ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, prison, rescue, vengeance, missing person, prison life, confined, crimes, danger, buddies, gays and lesbians, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Along Came a Spider (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a teacher kidnaps a girl from a prestigious school, homicide detective, Alex Cross takes the case and teams up with young security agent, Jezzie Flannigan in hope of finding the girl and stopping the brutal psychopath. Every second counts as ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, psychologist, psychopath, crime, police investigation, crimes, investigation, serial murder, manipulation, lone hero, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 280
Murder Live! (1997)
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, hostage situation, crimes, danger, haunted by the past, showbiz, chases and races, deadly, media, swat, bomb squad ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 238
October 22 (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wounded man makes a desperate call, reporting that a gunman is holding a coffee shop hostage and shooting anyone he pleases -- but when the SWAT team shows up, the madman opens fire. Through flashbacks, a waitress serves an array of customers, all ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, crimes, psychopath, crime, confined, deadly, swat, explosion, waitress, one day time span, held at gunpoint, restaurant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 159
Blind Witness (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Woman is trapped in her home with her husband's killers.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: murder, slasher, crime, crimes, danger, deadly, criminal heroes, dealing with death, stalking, track down, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, mind game, rivalry, prodigy, stalking, family in crisis, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, undercover, poison ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Sunday in the Country (1974)
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, farm, torture, vigilante, vigilantism, bank, crime, vengeance, confined, countryside, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: kidnapping, pregnancy, psychopath, domestic disturbance, married couple, childlessness, missing person, confined, crimes, danger, babies and infants, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, missing person, confined, crimes, chase, mind game, couple relations, chases and races, danger, rivalry, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 613
The Maddening (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this psycho-thriller, a little girl and her mother find themselves the focus of a crazed couple's delusions. The horror begins after Cassie has a fight with her husband David and takes off in the car with their young daughter Samantha. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, on the road, torture, crimes, deadly, hostages, mentally unstable, blind ambition, confined, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Silent Partner (1978)
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, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank teller, santa claus, chess, bank, criminal heroes, crime, police investigation, bank robber, bank vault, psychopath, criminal's revenge, gang ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 2K
Sin (2003)
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, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, psychopath, betrayal, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, master criminal, serial killer, drug dealing, investigation, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
5150 Rue des Ormes (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 5150 ELM'S WAY is located at the end of a quiet street in a small town. When Yannick fell off his bike, he knocked at the door of the Beaulieu residence so he could clean the blood off his hands. But Jack Beaulieu and his family had other plans ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, psychological
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, chess, kidnapping, small town, hostage, confined, crimes, mentally unstable, unlikely criminals, vigilantism, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
American Perfect (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Criminal psychiatrist, Jake Nyman is taking a much needed vacation from responsibility. An experimental road trip during which ever decision will be made on a flip of a coin. Meanwhile, Sandra Thomas, disenchanted professional, is en route to pick ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: on the road, desert, serial killer, murder, psychopath, crime, chase, on the run, woman in danger, chases and races, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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