Movies like The Burnt Orange Heresy

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The Burnt Orange Heresy (2019)
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The Burnt Orange Heresy (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hired to steal a rare painting from one of most enigmatic painters of all time, an ambitious art dealer becomes consumed by his own greed and insecurity as the operation spins out of control.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: art, art critic, painting, museum, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, forgery, female nudity, art museum, painter, murder, art collector, chemistry, crimes, thief, ambition, danger, adaptation, escapades, disorder, love, couples, con artists, genius, pregnancy, teacher ...
Time: contemporary, year 1968, year 1955
Place: italy, new york, milan italy, minnesota

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspenseful, suspense and serious films with plots about murder, danger, crimes, violence, death, betrayal and gun mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like The Burnt Orange Heresy: Derailed (2005), A History of Violence (2005), Inconceivable (2017), Semper Fi (2019), Her Name Is Carla (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Derailed (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When two married business executives having an affair are blackmailed by a violent criminal, they are forced to turn the tables on him to save their families.
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: blackmail, dangerous attraction, deception, infidelity, crimes, danger, extramarital affair, family in danger, disorder, rape, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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A History of Violence (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An average family is thrust into the spotlight after the father commits a seemingly self-defense murder at his diner.
Style: neo noir, harsh, tense, twists and turns, disturbing ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Inconceivable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother looks to escape her abusive past by moving to a new town where she befriends another mother, who grows suspicious of her.
Style: disturbing, sexy, captivating, artsy, suspense ...
Plot: female nudity, family relations, surrogate mother, pregnancy, murder, obsession, mother daughter relationship, child, manipulative person, manipulative woman, troubled past, manipulation ...
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Semper Fi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Cal is a dedicated cop who also serves as a sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. When his reckless half brother lands in jail for accidentally killing a man, Cal and his buddies hatch a plan to break him out of prison -- no matter what the cost.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense, psychological
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Her Name Is Carla (2005)
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two strangers refuse to leave the seaside home of a couple, which leads to sexual tension and crime.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: mind game, danger, couples, couple relations, stranger, husband wife relationship, adultery, nudity (full frontal - brief), rape, rivalry, domestic disturbance, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Abducted: Fugitive for Love (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack, a man wrongly convicted of murder is sent to a prison where the unscrupulous warden has political aspirations. The warden manipulates his wife, his political adviser/lover, the prisoners and the voters, all while maintaining a smiling ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: prison, fall in love, crimes, couples, murder, escaped convict, prison warden, love, danger, escapades, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Deadly Surveillance (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A detective investigates a series of murders that he begins to suspect are being committed by a woman involved in prostitution and narcotics trafficking.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, twists and turns, psychological
Plot: stalking, accused of murder, apartment, drugs, hiding, crimes, investigation, murder, serial killer, police detective, suspicion, danger ...
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Donnybrook (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex-marine who struggles to provide for his family and a violent drug dealer with an undefeated fighting record are determined to compete in the Donnybrook, a legendary, bare-knuckle brawl with a cash prize of $100,000.
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, intense, slang
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26%
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 6.0
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Killshot (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beautiful Carmen Colson and her ironworker husband Wayne are placed in the Federal Witness Protection program after witnessing an "incident". Thinking they are at last safe, they are targeted by an experienced hit man and a psychopathic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: hitman, witness protection, crime, crimes, danger, partners in crime, life turned upside down, mafia, witnessing a crime, husband wife relationship, police investigation, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: missouri, st. louis missouri, toronto ontario canada, michigan, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
 67K
A Simple Plan (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered at the remote site of a downed small airplane. Their simple plan to retain ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 1K
Stag (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Victor Mallick returned to his home and found out that all of his friends have arranged a surprise bachelor/stag party for him. Two strippers were hired to cheer up the party. However, when some of the men accidentally killed one of the strippers, ...
Style: sexy, psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.7
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Oldboy (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An everyday man has only three and a half days and limited resources to discover why he was imprisoned in a nondescript room for 20 years without any explanation.
Style: twist ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s, 2010s ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.5
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Fistpie (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Haunted by memories of his ex-girlfriend Alice, a heartbroken Billy returns home to Northern Virginia seeking solace from old friends. But what he finds there is more disconcerting: his best friend Stanley has become unstable, mysterious and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
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25%
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Straw Dogs (2011)
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Style: tense, rough, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful ...
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
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Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye (2000)
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Stone (2010)
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Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Detonator II: Night Watch (1995)
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The Doorman (2020)
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Style: captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
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The American (2010)
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Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, suspense, ambiguous ending ...
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Close (2019)
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23%
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Widows (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in contemporary Chicago, amidst a time of turmoil, four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities take fate into their own hands and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.
Style: suspense, bleak, exciting, tense, bloody ...
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23%
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The Marksman (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jim Hanson’s quiet life is suddenly disturbed by two people crossing the US/Mexico border – a woman and her young son – desperate to flee a Mexican cartel. After a shootout leaves the mother dead, Jim becomes the boy’s reluctant defender. He ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, exciting, suspense ...
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Them That Follow (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 98 min.
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Three Way (2004)
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Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lew is a small time loser with a troubled past and a very big secret. Overhearing a couple plan a kidnapping, Lew is tempted to come up with a scheme of his own. He decides to get to the victim first and then blackmail the real criminals. His plan ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, neo noir ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Charlie Countryman (2013)
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Story: While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.
Style: exciting, touching, emotional, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: fall in love, dangerous attraction, chase, a vision, romance, on the run, forbidden love, love affair, supernatural, femme fatale, danger, crimes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Villain (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 97 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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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 ⇓
21%