Movies like Keys

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Keys (1994)
 5.8
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Keys (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A one-time investigator gets back in the game when a family suffers a trauma similar to her own.
Plot: police, investigation, child abduction, male female relationship, missing child, kidnapping, missing person, african american, interracial relations, female protagonist, disappearance, helicopter, murder, haunted by the past, helicopter pilot, police detective, black american, florida keys
Place: florida

Most similar movies to Keys

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, investigation, crimes, crime, police, kidnapping and deadly mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Keys: Adam (1983), Adam: His Song Continues (1986), The Classified File (2015), Witch Hunt (1999), Frame by Frame (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
 609
Adam (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After their child is abducted, John and Reve Walsh are trying to find him. But, shortly after that, Adam is found dead.
Plot: child abduction, missing child, pedophile, abduction, u.s. senator, law enforcement, injury, suburbs, loss of son, marriage, psychopath, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Adam: His Song Continues (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Follows the true story of John and Reve Walsh who, after their child was murdered, fought to raise national awareness of the problem of missing children.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: missing child, missing person, kidnapping, haunted by the past, death in the family, child in peril, family problems, crime, obsessive quest, crimes, dealing with death, society
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Long Island Serial Killer: A Mother's Hunt for Justice (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: The Long Island Serial Killer: A Mother’s Hunt for Justice tells the story of Mari Gilbert’s search for the truth behind what happened to her daughter Shannan, a sometime escort who disappeared after a ‘date’ on Long Island. After Shannan ...
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, disturbing, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: missing child, mystery, evidence, missing daughter, missing person, murder mystery, murder investigation, serial murder, mysterious disappearance, crime investigation, unsolved crime, missing girl ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Classified File (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Busan in 1978. Gil-young, a veteran detective got the special request from the parents of a missing child, Eun-joo to investigate her case. As the clever kidnapper eludes the police, the case becomes more and more of a mystery. When Joong-san, the ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, child abduction, crimes, disappearance, police detective, uncover truth, chase, desperation, danger, prediction, school ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: south korea, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 5.2
 316
Witch Hunt (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in Victoria, Australia, the made-for-TV Witch Hunt concerns an infant girl named Hannah, who is abducted by her grandmother Barbara Thomas (Jacqueline Bisset). Hannah's father David Overton (Cameron Daddo), convinced that Barbara is the ...
Plot: missing child, occult, father, investigation, grandparent, australian, kidnapping, witchcraft, suicide attempt, police, divorce
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
 275
Frame by Frame (1996)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A pair of romantically entangled cops become suspects in the brutal murder of one of their mates.
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: triad, policewoman, mystery, law enforcement, partners, deadly, investigation, crime, dishonesty, pregnancy, gambling, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Jesse Stone: Thin Ice (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jesse Stone and Captain Healy are shot during an unauthorized stake-out in Boston. Meanwhile, a cryptic letter sent from Paradise leads the mother of a kidnapped child to Stone. Though her son was declared dead, she hopes he will reopen the case.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: memory loss, crime, crimes, investigation, murder, kidnapping, missing child, missing person, small town, police detective, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 98
Brass (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Chief of Detectives of the New York Police Department, is a tough cop who has worked his way up the ladder from being on a beat.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, deadly, law enforcement, partners against crime, mystery, crime, heist, police corruption, police station, amateur detective, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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3 Acts of Murder (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1928 Arthur Upfield, Australia’s premier crime writer, plotted the perfect murder for his novel The Sands of Windee. Meanwhile, one of his friends, stockman Snowy Rowles, put the scheme into deadly effect, even before the book was published. ...
Plot: murder, camel, truck, investigation, missing person, writers
Time: year 1929
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Missing Persons (1993)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Missing Persons is a short-lived American crime drama television series, set in Chicago. It followed a fictitious missing persons unit; each episode usually following the investigation into three or more cases. It ran on ABC from August 30, 1993 to ...
Plot: police investigation, investigation, police detective, black cop, sergeant, kidnapping, police, missing person, coworker
Place: illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.9
 145
The Chase (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Denver, a fleeing bank robber kills a cop and kidnaps an old man to hold as a hostage. He is chased by the police and a news helicopter, which films the entire incident. Based on a true story.
Plot: helicopter, murder, bank robbery, pistol, armed robbery, pregnant woman, police officer killed, police car, old man, manhunt, funeral, shot to death ...
Place: denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 2K
Swoon (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a film based on actual events, teenagers Nathan Leopold Jr. (Craig Chester) and Richard Loeb (Daniel Schlachet) share a dangerous sexual bond and an amoral outlook on life. They spend afternoons breaking into storefronts and engaging in petty ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, disturbing, gloomy, contemplative ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, investigation, gays and lesbians, couples, dangerous attraction, missing person, teenage life, courtroom drama, law enforcement, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 2K
Oh Mercy (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A police chief in northern France tries to solve a case where an old woman was brutally murdered.
Style: tense, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: murder, police, investigation, crime scene, corpse, police officer, police detective, violence, danger, brutality, disorder, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Killing Affair (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A white female detective is partnered with a black male detective to find the person who is committing a series of particularly vicious murders. During the course of the investigation the two begin to develop an attraction to each other, but the ...
Plot: interracial relations, police detective, homicide detective, murder investigation, killing spree, police officer, interracial romance, adultery, racist, criminal, sexual attraction, extramarital affair
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 124
Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: infidelity, murder, love affair, couple relations, dangerous attraction, couples, life is a bitch, deadly, who done it, dishonesty, crimes, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 532
Chandler (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A private eye (Warren Oates) is hired to follow a mobster's former mistress (Leslie Caron).
Style: neo noir
Plot: hard boiled, private detective, beach, world war two, kicking, jumping from a car, cafe, capture, security guard, bridge, shooting range, taxi ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 6K
The Border (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A corrupted border agent decides to clean up his act when an impoverished woman's baby is put up for sale on the black market.
Style: serious, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, corruption, police, emigration, kidnapping, crimes, crime, rich and poor, opposites attract, family relations, interracial relations, immigrants ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Carolina Skeletons (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a long time in the army, an Afro-American soldier returns to his hometown, where, years ago, his brother was executed for the rape and murder of two white girls. The commando believes his brother to have been innocent and seeks a proof for ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: racism, murder, false accusation, electric chair, injustice, interracial relations, law enforcement, deadly, legal investigation, amateur detective, crime, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: usa, south carolina, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Cry in the Wild: The Taking of Peggy Ann (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: True story of a young woman's abduction by a deranged loner that led to the largest manhunt in the history of Pennsylvania.
Plot: manhunt, loner, abduction, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, missing child, ex convict, murder, revolver, kidnapped daughter, kidnapped child, hound dog, wilderness ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Judgment Day: The John List Story (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The pious John List regularly goes to church and is respected by his neighbours. But one day the police finds his wife Helen and their three children slayed in their house - obviously by John, who left two letters for the police and his priest and ...
Plot: murder, church, police, murder investigation, filicide, dysfunctional marriage, mass murder, child murder, murder of family, religion, husband wife relationship, dead children ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sins of the Father (2002)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1965 a bomb was planted in a Church in Alabama, killing four black girls. Thirty years later, Tom Cherry breaks his silence to discredit his father's alibi for the night in question.
Style: emotional, rough, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: racism, investigation, moral dilemma, introspection, haunted by the past, injustice, parents and children, crimes, society, legal, rebellion, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa, birmingham alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Assignment to Kill (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A private eye is hired by an insurance company to investigate a shipping magnate suspected of deliberately sinking his own ships for the insurance money. He finds himself involved in a web of deception, double-crossing and murder.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, private investigator, missing person, cons and scams, undercover, investigation, crime, private detective, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: 60s
Place: switzerland, europe, zurich switzerland, swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Homicide: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Retired police lieutenant Al Giardello is running for mayor when he is suddenly shot at a press conference. All of the detectives, past and present, clamor for an opportunity to help find the shooter.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, fighting crime, workplace, partners against crime, law enforcement, crime, crimes, deadly, partners, police station, police detective ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Onion Field (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Greg Powell, a disturbed ex-con, recruits Jimmy Youngblood (Smith) a petty thief, as partner in crime. Powell panics when they two of are pulled over by two cops for tail lights. Powell decides to kidnap the cops and Smith goes along with his crazy ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: death sentence, courtroom drama, police officer killed, crimes, police investigation, murder, kidnapping, law enforcer killer, confined, law enforcement, legal, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 3K
Elsewhere (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A teen girl disappears after trying to meet men online in order to escape her small town. Apparently, only her best friend worries enough to investigate the mystery.
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing, serious
Plot: missing person, investigation, kidnapping, disappearance, online dating, murder, internet, small town, amateur detective, teenage life, life turned upside down, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 28
Red Ink (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A female doctor is shot by police who think she pulled a gun on them. A reporter looks into the case and discovers links to the deaths of several black children.
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, conspiracy theory, police, female doctor, conspiracy, murder, african american, doctor, violence, child murder, gunshot, newspaper ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dark Measures (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gritty independent film which follows the crime spree of a vicious pack of thugs. Molly's calm 9-5 life is turned upside down when the gang brutally attacks her. She survives a horrific ordeal only to find the thugs want her dead before she ...
Plot: blood, violence, murder, rape victim, death, father daughter relationship, police, revenge, criminal, kidnapping, gang, domestic violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Murder 1, Dancer 0 (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private eye Joe Dancer finds himself framed for manslaughter while trying to uncover a Hollywood scandal that could ruin a studio and destroy a top star's career.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, murder, hollywood, dishonesty, crimes, on the run, crime, fighting crime, chase, law enforcement, manipulations, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Jai Gangaajal (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: The film features SP Abha Mathur who is appointed the first female SP of Bankipur district, Bihar. She then goes against the Local MLA of Bankipur and henchmen of Lakhisarai district.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, contemplative
Plot: gang, female protagonist, police officer, organized crime, police, policewoman, murder, tough girl, fistfight, sexism, corrupt cop, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 44
Crack (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two buddies from the hood are forced to rob a mafia-backed crack house or go to prison.
Plot: bandana, topless, african american, gas mask, bare breasts, explosion, drugs, american flag, money, knife, shaved head, alcohol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%