Movies like Ghostbox Cowboy

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Ghostbox Cowboy (2018)
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Ghostbox Cowboy (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tech entrepreneur Jimmy Van Horn arrives in China armed with an invention and confidence, only to learn that being American is not enough to succeed.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, entrepreneur, surrealism, technology, ghosts, business, trafficking, capitalism, labor, social satire, anti capitalism
Place: china

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Most similar movies to Ghostbox Cowboy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about ghost, murder, chase, martial arts, danger, rivalry and crimes mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ghostbox Cowboy: Birds of Passage (2001), The Haunting Passion (1983), Kalyanaraman (1979), Saving Mr. Wu (2015), Operation Mekong (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Birds of Passage (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller, Action, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Philippines, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A quest for freedom in the South China Sea. Victims of China’s “One-Child” policy, 100 orphans, all girls, are shepherded by a determined activist, Mrs. Brown (Charlotte De Turckheim) onto a tramp freighter for a harrowing escape from the ...
Plot: ship, human rights, baby, survival, storm
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Haunting Passion (1983)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dan was a successful football player, but when his contract expired recently, it wasn't renewed due to his age. Together with his wife Julie he decides to make a new start and they move into a romantic and lonesome house. While Dan starts a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, earthquake, erotica, female nudity, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
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Kalyanaraman (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Kalyanam (Kamal Haasan) is the naive and infantile son of a rich estate owner Chinnadurai ( V S Raghavan) and he is in love with Shenbagam (Sridevi), an ordinary estate worker. The estate manager (Major Sundarrajan) and his cohorts covertly plot to ...
Plot: ghost, murder, twin, brother brother relationship, twin brother, revenge, cliff, twins, long lost brother, dual role
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Saving Mr. Wu (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this suspenseful crime thriller, Mr. Wu, a Hong Kong movie star, is kidnapped by six unpredictable criminals disguised as police officers. The story is based on the 2004 real-life celebrity kidnapping case in China.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense
Plot: ransom demand, impersonating a police officer, manhunt, police, race against time, investigation, businessman, chained, kidnapping, abduction, blackmail, crimes ...
Place: china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Operation Mekong (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Chinese narco-cops take their mission to the Golden Triangle following the Mekong River massacre of innocent fishermen by the region's drug lord.
Style: psychological, captivating, complex, tense, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: illegal drugs, river, boat, danger, deadly, fight, murder, crimes, soldier, crew, ship, resistance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Lemon Grove Kids Meet the Monsters (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The adventures of the Lemon Grove Kids in this Bowery Boys inspired kiddie film.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: flying saucer, surrealism, vampire, street gang, female vampire, movie star, adult as child, zoo, grasshopper, foot race, gang war, bandit
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
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Red Amnesia (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A retired widow has her daily routine derailed when she starts receiving mysterious, anonymous phone calls.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense
Plot: uncover truth, haunted by the past, obsession, under the surface, murder, widow, anonymous telephone call, mother son relationship, ghost, aquarium, garbage, cultural revolution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.0
 193
The Vault (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Housed inside a vault in the basement of an abandoned school lurks an evil that has been locked away for over a hundred years. When a teacher and 5 students visit the school to archive any memorabilia before it's torn down, they mistakenly free ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, slavery, supernatural power, supernatural, student, evil spirit, urban setting, mystery, pursuit, blood, death, chase
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Better Life (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Inspired by the drowning of 23 Chinese undocumented cockle pickers in Morecambe Bay (northwest England). Mazu, goddess of the sea, floats over the tragedy.
Style: contemplative, unusual plot structure, captivating
Plot: ghost, sea, wildlife, nature, woman, forces of nature, streetcar, skyscraper, calligraphy, repeated scene, very little dialogue
Place: china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Call of Heroes (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During the warlords era in China, a village located in rural area called Pucheng fell into dangerous situation when its government allocated all its military force to the front line, the cruel commandant Cao from the enemy troops arrived the village ...
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: injustice, civil war, gang, fight, power struggle, criminal gang, fight for justice, showdown, martial arts, chaos and mayhem, gang war, battles ...
Time: 1910s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 305
Her Harem (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A seductive woman pushes three men to the limits toying with their sexual desires and male pride.
Style: grotesque
Plot: surrealism, harem, nude model, female nudity, erotica, absurd humor, zoo, spaghetti, cheetah, nightgown, break-up, see through ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 123K
Nerve (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Industrious high school senior, Vee Delmonico, has had it with living life on the sidelines. When pressured by friends to join the popular online game Nerve, Vee decides to sign up for just one dare in what seems like harmless fun. But as she finds ...
Style: exciting, suspense, tricky, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage boy, game, hacker, internet, technology, teenage girl, computer cracker, rivalry, heroine, party, danger, moral dilemma ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: seattle washington, new york, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Life in the Fast Lane (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Black comedy about an obsessive street graffiti artist, who falls obsessively in love with a frustrated artist he meets. Unfortunately, rather than trying to meet with her in a conventional way, he decides to mail himself to her with the help of a ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: ghost, surrealism, death, artist, family relations, farce, singleness, eccentric family, graphic violence, couples, church, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.1
 335
The Channel (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After surviving a near-death experience, a teenager discovers that she's become a channel for an evil spirit's entry into her life.
Plot: ghost, evil spirit, exorcism, teenager, a vision, car accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 523
Samurai Rauni (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Villagers are afraid of Samurai Rauni Reposaarelainen, who keeps them on their toes every day. When someone places a bounty on Rauni's head, he goes after this mysterious person.
Style: tragicomedy
Plot: samurai, surrealism, mother, geisha, seppuku, alcohol, martial arts, hand to hand combat, assassin, death, cruelty, warrior ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Wrecking Crew (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When Count Contini attempts to destroy the world's economy by masterminding the theft of $1 billion in U.S. gold, ICE chief MacDonald summons secret agent Matt Helm to stop him.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, crimes, race against time, master villain, adventure, danger, master criminal, chases and races, dishonesty, one man army, save the day ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: copenhagen, denmark, scandinavia, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Last Tycoon (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in Shanghais Gangster era of the early 1900s, THE LAST TYCOON tells the tale of CHENG (Chow Yun-Fat), a young man who is set up by the chief of police (Sammo Hung) and must leave the life he knows and QIU (Monica Mok), the woman he loves, to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, mafia, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, chinese mafia, danger, love triangle, criminal heroes, gang, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 30s, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: china, asia, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Little Murder (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In post-Katrina New Orleans, a disgraced detective encounters the ghost of a murdered woman who wants to help him identify her killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, bleak, serious ...
Plot: ghost, mystery, supernatural, crimes, rivalry, deadly, injustice, escapades, police detective, police, mansion, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Under the Mill (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: ONCE A YEAR THE AMATEUR GHOST GROUP "GHOST CONS" GET TOGETHER TO ILLEGALLY BREAK INTO A KNOWN HAUNTED LOCATION TO EXPLORE- THIS TIME IT IS THE HAUNTED MILL,WELL BUDDY THE KLOWN AND HIS BROTHERS KUTTER, and KILLY BILLY IS UP TO IT AGAIN, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: pursuit, alcohol, ghost, supernatural, death, killer, murder, supernatural power, haunted, chase
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 14K
Dragon (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sinful martial arts expert wants to start a new tranquil life, only to be hunted by a determined detective and his former master.
Style: stylized, serious, enigmatic, melancholic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, investigation, village, crimes, danger, heroes, starting over, secrets, culture clash, violence, duel, forensics ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 20K
Skiptrace (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong, Netherlands, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: gambler, chinese, criminal, loss of friend, betrayal, journey, russian mafia, faked death, evidence, american, friendship, investigation ...
Place: hong kong, siberia, russia, macau, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Spy in the Green Hat (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: "Spy in the Green Hat, The (1966)" on the other hand, is both exciting AND funny. Especially the scene where Napoleon Solo (Robert Vaughn) hides from THRUSH agents under a young woman's (the incredibly cute Letícia Román) bed and is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, family honor, secret organization, uncle, car chase, island, james bond spoof, surveillance, niece, interrogation, eavesdropping, machine gun ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: italy, sicily, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
No Retreat, No Surrender (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Young Jason Stillwell (Kurt McKinney) moves with his parents to Seattle, where local bullies harass them without mercy. Jason's father Tom (Tim Baker) does not believe in violence, so the family takes it on the chin. One day Jason enrolls in a ...
Style: serious, surprise ending, exciting, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts training, karate, martial arts, ghost, kickboxing, training, rivalry, fighting style, fighting movie, vengeance, showdown, jeet kune do ...
Time: 80s
Place: seattle, usa, russia, seattle washington, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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How to Steal the World (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secret agent Napoleon Solo fights to stop a top-secret plot to conquer the world.
Style: parody, psychotronic
Plot: spy, gas, james bond spoof, kidnapping, mind control, world domination, scientist, blackmail, investigation, secret base, cult, helicopter crash ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Way of the Dragon (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tang Lung arrives in Rome to help his cousins in the restaurant business. They are being pressured to sell their property to the syndicate, who will stop at nothing to get what they want. When Tang arrives he poses a new threat to the syndicate, and ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, master warrior, lone hero, gang, gangsters, heroes, restaurant, vengeance, culture clash, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, china, hong kong, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
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To Trap a Spy (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Drama, Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The men from U.N.C.L.E. are off to Africa to stop the assassination of a president.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, handcuffs, dress, femme fatale, wedding ring, poison gas, redhead, steam, wasp, tuxedo, secret agent, party ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: virginia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Helicopter Spies (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The men from U.N.C.L.E must stop a band of would-be sorcerers from using a deadly weapon.
Style: psychotronic, parody
Plot: spy, karate, save the world, fictional government agency, beretta, spy hero, espionage, pistol, machine gun, undercover agent, villain, tough guy ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 5K
Painted Skin (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Painted Skin is based on one of Pu Songling's classic short stories in Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio. Zhou Xun stars as Xiao Wei, a fox spirit that feasts on human hearts in order to maintain her lovely, youthful appearance. When ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, martial arts, love and romance, dishonesty, rivalry, ghost, master warrior, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 29K
Antitrust (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A computer programmer's dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: programmer, hacker, murder, race against time, conspiracy, dishonesty, uncover truth, best friends, couples, crimes, danger, betrayal ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: california, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, nudity (full frontal - brief), french giallo, revenge, drugs, female nudity, exploitation, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%