Movies like Awake 2019

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Awake (2019)
 5.0
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Awake (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man wakes in a hospital bed with no recollection of who he is, and learns that he's wanted by the police for a committing a series of murders.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, talky, non-linear
Plot: amnesia, hospital, police, serial killer, investigation, murder, false accusation, psychopath, father son relationship, escapades, weapons, killing spree

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Most similar movies to Awake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, tense and serious films with plots about murder, crimes, police, investigation, serial killer, police officer and chase mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Awake: Ladykillers (1988), Shock Wave 2 (2020), A Murder of Crows (1998), Domino (2019), Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.9
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Ladykillers (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A female police detective enlists her boyfriend to help her track down a murderer picking off the dancers at an upscale male strip club in Los Angeles.
Style: captivating, suspense, enigmatic, tense
Plot: policewoman, murder mystery, serial killer, investigation, police investigation, female police officer, strip club, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dancing, beefcake, male stripper ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 1K
Shock Wave 2 (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a bomb went off unexpectedly during a police operation to disarm it, bomb disposal officer Poon Shing-Fung got caught in the blast and lost one of his legs. Poon decided to leave the police service. Three years later, the police suspect Poon, ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: police shootout, bomb, amnesia, police officer killed, false accusation, danger, undercover, escapades, memory loss, undercover cop, crimes, helicopter ...
Place: nepal, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
A Murder of Crows (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a lawyer gets disbared, he goes off to write a book about his experience. He meets a man who lets him read his manuscript. The man dies and the lawyer passes the book off as his. Just when the book becomes a big success. He gets arrested for ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, lawyer, uncover truth, who done it, police investigation, writer's life, false accusation, law enforcement, deadly, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, miami, new orleans, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.4
 5K
Domino (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Denmark, France, Belgium, Italy, Netherlands, USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Seeking justice for his partner’s murder by an ISIS member, a Copenhagen police officer finds himself caught in a cat and mouse game with a duplicitous CIA agent who is using the killer as a pawn to trap other ISIS members.
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense
Plot: police, murder, investigation, terrorist, drone, terrorism, cia, vengeance, escapades, death, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: copenhagen, denmark, belgium, brussels belgium, brussels ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A former cop looks back on the case which left him disabled and forced him to quit the force.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, intense
Plot: police, investigation, serial killer, murder mystery, police officer, constable, crime solving, suspect, murderer, murder, crime investigation, murder investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.0
 422
Relentless 3 (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sam Dietz, the relentless police detective, returns to Los Angeles from a self-imposed exile to help the police solve another series of brutal killings committed by another crafty serial killer whom targets Dietz's latest love interest.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, chase, rivalry, crimes, crime, race against time, law enforcement, deadly, psychopath, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Out for Justice (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gino Felino (Steven Seagal) is an NYPD detective from Brooklyn who knows everyone and everything in his neighborhood. Killing his Partner was someone's mistake, because he's now Out For Justice.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, psychopath, aikido, gangsters, murder, chase, car chase, mafia, organized crime, vigilante, revenge, corruption ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Looming Storm (2017)
Genre: Crime
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Yu, a self-assured factory guard, fancies himself a detective and begins poking his nose into a murder investigation.
Style: atmospheric, rough, disturbing, suspense
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, investigation, partners, escapades, ambition, danger, rainstorm, cigarette smoking, falling from height, train ...
Time: 90s, year 1997, year 2008
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 3.7
 135
Jesse (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Nassau County, New York Police detective Jesse turns vigilante as she investigates her brother's murder and enters into a world of crime, corruption, and shocking deception.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: female police detective, female vigilante, police officer, drug deal, police detective, murder investigation, nypd, who done it, vengeance, evidence, heroes, murder mystery ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.7
 148K
Dirty Harry (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a madman dubbed 'Scorpio' terrorizes San Francisco, hard-nosed cop, Harry Callahan – famous for his take-no-prisoners approach to law enforcement – is tasked with hunting down the psychopath. Harry eventually collars Scorpio in ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, intense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, gunfight, tough law enforcer, crimes, psychopath, police, crime, ransom, against the rules, police brutality, police detective, investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Plagues of Breslau (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Every day at 6 pm a serial killer kills another person. Police officer Helena Rus thinks the killings are done by one man only and decides to reveal the killer's identity by getting back in 18th century history of the city.
Style: captivating, tense, twists and turns, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, police, police detective, revenge, uncover truth, danger, crimes, violence, art, stadium ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.7
 424
Code 11-14 (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An FBI agent went to Australia with his family to capture a serial killer. When Australian Police captured the main suspect, he and his family went back to USA. Unfortunately the REAL serial killer also went back to USA in the same airplane with the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: serial killer, family relations, psychopath, airplane, family in danger, special agents, investigation, murder, parents and children, law enforcement, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.9
 4K
Kill Switch (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A troubled detective travels to Memphis in order to track down a pair of serial killers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, investigation, special agents, murder, psychopath, mind game, master criminal, rivalry, law enforcement, race against time, track down, tough law enforcer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: memphis, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.1
 4K
Dead Bang (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Los Angeles homicide detective Jerry Beck searches for the murderer who killed a police officer on Christmas Eve. The investigation takes Beck inside the violent world of hate groups and white supremacists, who are hatching a deadly plot to attack ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, investigation, crime, crimes, police corruption, special agents, dishonesty, tough law enforcer, reluctant partners, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, colorado, california, usa, oklahoma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.1
 2K
4Got10 (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brian Barnes (Johnny Messner) wakes up in the desert wounded and with no memory and no idea why he's surrounded by eight bodies, a van with four million in cash and a van full of cocaine. Brian is pursued by not only notorious drug lord Danny ...
Style: suspense, exciting, intense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: amnesia, cocaine, dirty cop, betrayal, corruption, brutality, tough guy, uncover truth, on the run, past, danger, runaway ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.7
 197
Criticsized (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer taunts police while increasing the body count on live streaming TV.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: police detective, murder, internet, serial killer, manipulation, chase, killer, serial murder, brutality, police officer, psychopath, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Beyond the Law (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a former detective learns of the murder of his estranged son, he ventures back to the darkened streets he once knew so well. Armed, dangerous and with nothing to lose, he must take on the ruthless local mob in his mission for revenge.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing
Plot: police, murder, escapades, danger, family, redemption, friends, crimes, life is a bitch, betrayal, rivalry, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Dead Connection (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a series of murders in motel rooms are connected, a cop, Dickson, heads out on the trail to find a serial killer. He discovers that he signs the motel guest-books with the names of boxers, and hence gets a lead on him. However, when he just ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, police, danger, investigation, law enforcement, journalism, deadly, athlete's life, mystery, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.5
 5K
Dragon Trap (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a serial killer goes after former convicted pedophiles, it is up to Police Commissioner Abbas and his Chief Celal to stop the killings.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, exciting
Plot: investigation, soldier, drinking alcohol, murder, police officer, car chase, pedophile, serial murder, drinking, corpse, police car, bridge ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.4
 19K
Wheelman (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A getaway driver for a bank robbery realizes he has been double crossed and races to find out who betrayed him.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bag of money, betrayal, robbery, driver, getaway driver, rivalry, crimes, life is a bitch, police, adaptation, family relations, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Striking Distance (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Coming from a police family, Tom Hardy ends up fighting his uncle after the murder of his father. Tom believes the killer is another cop, and goes on the record with his allegations. Demoted to water-way duty Tom, along with new partner Jo ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, frame up, police investigation, police corruption, chase, homicide detective, tough law enforcer, rescue, danger, car chase, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, year 1991, year 1993, 1990s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia, san francisco, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.2
 49K
Untraceable (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Special Agent Jennifer Marsh (Diane Lane) works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, webcam, website, kidnapping, investigation, special agents, internet, torture, sadism, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Hwayi: A Monster Boy (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A 5 member gang, led by Seok-Tae (Kim Yun-Seok), kidnaps a baby boy named Hwa-Yi and raises the baby like their own son. The baby boy is now 17 years old (Yeo Jin-Goo) and has turned into a lethal killer. Taking part in his father's gang, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: revenge, chase, teenage boy, criminal, deception, gunfight, human monster, investigation, murder, crime family, parents and children, hitman ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.3
 2K
Villain (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: ADGP Mathew Manjooran, returns to work after a seven-month sabbatical, only to take voluntary retirement. His last day has him investigating a case involving triple murder, including a police officer. Soon a pattern emerges and each clue also links ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting, contemplative
Plot: murder investigation, ex-cop, police investigation, serial killer, society, track down, graphic violence, interrogation, who done it, evidence, investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In Cheonan, a serial murder case takes place, but the case becomes more and more of a mystery. Only Tae-suk, a cop, immediately senses that all the cases are by the same killer and starts investigation. One day, Dong-soo, a gang boss, got attacked ...
Style: factual, suspense, exciting, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: gang, serial killer, vengeance, mafia, police, mob boss, murder, police detective, chase, police investigation, danger, corruption ...
Time: year 2005
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.7
 3K
Angel (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 15 year-old Molly is top of her high school class. But nobody suspects that the model pupil earns her money at night: as a prostitute on Sunset Blvd. The well-organized separation of her two lives is shattered when two of her friends are slain by a ...
Style: realistic, serious, road movie, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, psychopath, hollywood, vigilante, murder, exploitation, high school, deadly, crime, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.6
 529
Red Team (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: FBI Agent Jason Chandler has devoted his life to enforcing the law. But on the trail of a series of mysterious murders surrounding some of society's deadliest serial killers, Agent Chandler is forced down a path where no one can be trusted. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, murder, track down, master criminal, good versus evil, mind game, who done it, investigation, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 44K
Blood Work (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Still recovering from a heart transplant, a retired FBI profiler returns to service when his own blood analysis offers clues to the identity of a serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, police investigation, mystery, investigation, dishonesty, deadly, doctor patient relationship, foot chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.7
 14K
Blue Steel (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A female rookie in the police force engages in a cat and mouse game with a pistol wielding psychopath who becomes obsessed with her.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, tense, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: policewoman, stalking, obsession, serial killer, murder, psychopath, crimes, mind game, crime, police investigation, female protagonist, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 84K
Blitz (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A tough, renegade cop is dispatched to take down a serial killer who has been targeting police officers.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, talky, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, police detective, serial killer, police investigation, gay slur, murder, law enforcer killer, cop as target, crimes, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, police brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, new orleans, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%