Movies like Armed and Innocent

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Armed and Innocent (1994)
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Armed and Innocent (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on a true story, an eleven year old boy left home alone, kills two intruders in self defense. He and his family then try to cope with the boy's anguish and the dead intruders' friends who want revenge.
Plot: boy, hunting, family relations, burglar, gun, bird, burglary, father son relationship, child protagonist, home invasion, little boy, self defense, deer hunting, husband wife relationship, rifle, child in peril, breaking and entering, intruder, revenge, repeating rifle, child with gun, injury, dead deer, child uses gun, mother son relationship

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Most similar movies to Armed and Innocent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and realistic films with plots about husband wife relationship, family relations, murder, father son relationship, gun, boy and death mostly in Drama, Thriller and War genres. Some movies like Armed and Innocent: John and the Hole (2021), Edge of Winter (2016), Amy Fisher: My Story (1992), The End of War (1984), Supremacy (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
John and the Hole (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While exploring the neighboring woods, 13-year-old John discovers an unfinished bunker—a deep hole in the ground. Seemingly without provocation, he drugs his affluent parents and older sister and drags their unconscious bodies into the bunker, ...
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: boy, teenager, abduction, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, family relations, child protagonist, teenage girl, teenage boy, father son relationship, coming of age, brother sister relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Edge of Winter (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.
Style: psychological thriller, suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: winter, cold weather, stranded, parent child relationship, survival, father son relationship, divorced parents, child in peril, male bonding, mentally unstable, brother brother relationship, male friendship ...
Place: ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Amy Fisher: My Story (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This sensational true story of a near fatal attraction left Mary Jo Buttafuoco paralyzed for life and made Amy Fisher America's most infamous teenager. Imprisoned 5-15 years for a crime she confessed to Fisher has nothing to lose by telling how ...
Plot: teenager, true crime, older man younger woman relationship, sex with a minor, child prostitution, attempted murder, assault, child with gun, crimes of passion, hunting, self destructing, self destruction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 139
The End of War (1984)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As WW2 comes to an end in the former Yugoslavia, a man without an arm and his young son are on a mission. Their goal is to find and kill five members of the fascist militia who had tortured and killed their wife and mother
Plot: revenge, betrayal, murder, one armed man, gun, anti hero, shot to death, father son relationship, payback, war crime, flashback, travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 4K
Supremacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story centers on paroled white supremacist who has just killed a cop, and takes a black family hostage. Within hours of being released from 14 years of solitary confinement in maximum-security Pelican Bay State Prison, Garrett Tully is on the ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, based on true events
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, mind game, danger, crimes, family in danger, hostages, deadly, society, confined, family relations, murder, racism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Gone in the Night (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
Story: A couple is unjustly accused of the murder of their daughter. Based on a true story and book of the same title.
Plot: husband wife relationship, trial, daughter, child murder, private investigator, false accusation, murder, kidnapping, parent child relationship, intruder, news reporter
Time: 80s
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A History of Violence (2005)
Genre: 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: harsh, tense, twists and turns, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: revenge, self defense, family relations, small town, neo noir, robbery, attempted murder, attempted robbery, vigilantism, mafia, criminal's revenge, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa, pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Two Kinds Of Love (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two kinds of love are experienced by young Ricky Schroder in this made-for-TV drama. One kind is the tenuous affection he extends to his estranged father when Schroder's mother unexpectedly dies. The other kind consists of the teasing ...
Plot: terminal illness, loss of wife, father son relationship, coming of age, death of wife, widower, workaholic, death of mother, estranged father, family relations, cancer, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 3.9
 235
Deadly Weapon (1989)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An expermintal gun powered by an atomic reactor is misplaced when the transport carrying it crashes into a river. The weapon soon falls into the hands of a bullied teen named Zeke, who uses it to get even with his persecutors. An army team led by ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: laser gun, runaway, child protagonist, army general, car chase, nuclear reactor, police chase, teenage boy, on the run, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, revenge, murder ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Scattered Dreams (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It is about a loving couple which trying to make a living in 1951 Florida. When they are arrested, for a crime they didn't commit. The pair are given long jail terms and ripped from their children, so they begin a stunning fight for justice ...
Plot: legal action, suicide attempt, family relations, police brutality, small town, husband wife relationship, guilt, innocence, mother daughter relationship, wrongful conviction, corrupt sheriff, wrongful imprisonment ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1951, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 5K
Hellion (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When motocross and heavy metal obsessed, 13-year-old Jacob's delinquent behavior forces CPS to place his little brother Wes with his aunt, Jacob and his emotionally absent father must finally take responsibility for their actions and each other ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: motocross, social worker, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, dysfunctional family, family relations, parents and children, custody, estrangement, family problems, youth, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 4K
Partisan (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On the edge of a crumbling city, 11-year-old Alexander lives in a sequestered commune alongside other children, their mothers, and charismatic leader, Gregori. Gregori teaches the children how to raise livestock, grow vegetables, work as a community ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: mysterious character, birthday, parents and children, boy, isolation, eccentric family, family problems, religions or cults, youth, commune, family relations, promise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 9K
Man Down (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A haunted Afghanistan war veteran attempts to come to terms with his past while searching for his family in a post-apocalyptic America.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: delusion, post war, mental illness, military, danger, mission, paranoia, friendship, violence, husband wife relationship, tragic event, illusion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Killing Mr. Griffin (1997)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The high school students didn't mean to kill Mr. Griffin. They wanted to make him suffer. But when their mean English teacher turns up dead, they have to find out who killed them before the police arrests them all.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, tense
Plot: high school, kidnapping, power relations, deadly, youth, protagonist as suspect, teenage life, teachers and students, vengeance, uncover truth, murder, high school life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.4
 3K
The Drowning (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A psychiatrist faces his past, present and future when he finds himself involved in the treatment of a young man recently released from prison for a murder committed when the boy was just 11 years old.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: suicide, mental patient, saving a life, psychiatrist, self defense, husband wife relationship, juvenile delinquent, haunted by the past, danger, crimes, death, child psychologist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.9
 232
Torn Apart (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dr. Vicki Westin has no idea that losing a patient is going to wreak complete havoc on her life. But that's exactly what happens: Her deceased patient's grieving father seeks vengeance by kidnapping Vicki's husband and daughter.
Plot: husband wife relationship, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, cell phone, death, falling from height, kidnapping, police, telephone call, kidnapped daughter, missing husband, birthday present ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 7K
Dismissed (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A straight-edged teacher finds trouble when an honors student is willing to do anything to get an A.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, rough
Plot: teachers and students, manipulative person, perfectionist, revenge, multiple murder, serial killer, crime and punishment, mental illness, crimes, high school, microscope, crying boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
An Appointment with Mr. Vield (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Samantha Anthony is a teenage girl who has been forced to deal with situations, which have made her wise far beyond her years. She's had to watch her mother spiral out-of-control while addicted to the drug meth. Lost a baby brother to CPS as a ...
Plot: coming of age, drug use, teenage girl, female protagonist, revenge, mother daughter relationship, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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A Deadly Adoption (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Things go awry when an author and his wife welcome a pregnant woman into their home, with plans to adopt her baby.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: adoption, baby, married couple, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, adultery, obsession, pregnant woman, family in danger, mother daughter relationship, murder, surrogate mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 10K
Red (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An older, reclusive man's best friend and inspiration for living is his 14-year-old dog named "Red". When three troublesome teens kill the dog for no good reason, the grieving man sets out for justice and redemption by whatever means ...
Style: touching, serious, twists and turns, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: pets, vengeance, killing a dog, crimes, redemption, justice, murder, dog, small town, society, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Secrets We Keep (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In post-World War II America, a woman, rebuilding her life in the suburbs with her husband, kidnaps her neighbor and seeks vengeance for the heinous war crimes she believes he committed against her.
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, suspenseful, emotional, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, post world war two, revenge, husband wife relationship, murder, holocaust, captive, tragic past, moral dilemma, life turned upside down, redemption, suffering ...
Time: year 1959, year 1946
Place: okinawa, romania, virginia, bucharest, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Not Without My Daughter (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An American woman, trapped in Islamic Iran by her brutish husband, must find a way to escape with her daughter as well.
Style: thought provoking, tense, touching, bleak, factual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: islam, culture clash, confined, escape, family problems, life is a bitch, society, isolation, hopes, family in crisis, escape attempt, domestic violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: iran, middle east, persia, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Strange Ones (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Mysterious events surround the travels of two brothers as they make their way across a remote American landscape. On the surface all seems normal, but what appears to be a simple vacation soon gives way to a dark and complex web of secrets. This is ...
Style: road movie, suspense, rough, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: cave, pedophile, motel, road trip, sibling relationship, nightmare, boy, child abuse, psychopath, hiding place, on the run, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 260K
Panic Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg Altman and her young daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders - Burnham, Raoul ...
Style: tense, stylized, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, thief, confinement indoors, disorder, millionaire, danger, neo noir, locked in a room, cat and mouse, crimes, crime gone awry, trapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Northern Borders (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: 'Northern Borders' tells the story of ten year-old Austen Kittredge who is sent by his father to live on his grandparents' Vermont farm, where he experiences wild adventures and uncovers long-festering family secrets. It's 1956 ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: childhood, child protagonist, family relations, child with gun, marital strife, old man, bereavement, coming of age, boy, heist, schoolboy, child driving a car ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on a true story of Iowa farm wife Lucile Fray. Ann-Margret plays a dying mother of ten whose last wish is to find loving families for her children.
Plot: affection, poverty, cancer, farm, patient, family crisis, family relations, little girl, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, little boy ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
American Yearbook (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Will is the kid-next-door, but is relentlessly terrorized by school bullies. Then the mysterious Chance eventually convinces Will that they should get a gun and take the bullies out: pull a Columbine.
Plot: outsider, hate, sadism, photographer, high school teacher, rage, high school student, murder, teenage boy, loss of control, gun, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 8K
Undertow (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Munns, father John and sons Chris and Tim, recede to the woods of rural Georgia. Their life together is forever changed with the arrival of Uncle Deel, though the tragedy that follows forces troubled Chris to become a man.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, harsh, depressing, intense ...
Plot: farm, juvenile delinquency, danger, lifestyle, parents and children, dysfunctional family, brother brother relationship, coming of age, murder, teenage boy, homelessness, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: georgia, usa, nebraska, iceland, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 12K
Joshua (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The arrival of a newborn girl causes the gradual disintegration of the Cairn family; particularly for 9-year-old Joshua, an eccentric boy whose proper upbringing and refined tastes both take a sinister turn.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: boy, child as adult, family relations, psychopath, child abuse, baby, manipulations, manipulation, family problems, parents and children, rivalry, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.5
 315
Come Morning (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Set in rural Arkansas in 1973, Come Morning is the tragic story of Frank and his 10-year-old grandson and the hunting accident that forever changes their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: countryside, in the woods, crimes, father son relationship, country, death, hunting, corpse, manslaughter, danger, deadly, track down ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%