Movies like Backlash

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Backlash (1986)
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Backlash (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No Overview
Plot: rape, police, aborigine, swimming pool, pantyhose, prisoner, outback, australian aboriginal, sodomy, australian, barmaid
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to Backlash

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, realistic, suspense and disturbing films with plots about police, murder, rape, revenge, australian, crimes and cigarette smoking mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Backlash: Judy (1970), The Boys (1998), Witch Hunt (1999), Kiss or Kill (1997), She Said No (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.8
 40
Judy (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A depraved sex killer preys on women of ill repute in the red light district area of Boston, Massachusetts. Hard-nosed maverick private detective Gunner Sloan gets hired by the wealthy Fairchild to find the psycho after the creep attacks ...
Plot: murder, industrialist, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, female nudity, sadism, rape, black pantyhose, police, sensuality, exploitation
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95%
 7.1
 1K
The Boys (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hours, it becomes clear this day ...
Style: disturbing, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, prison sex, murder, prison, australian, family relations, dysfunctional family, redemption, crime, crimes, family life, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, california, tokyo, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.2
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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, investigation, father, occult, kidnapping, divorce, police, suicide attempt, witchcraft, grandparent, australian
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.2
 1K
Kiss or Kill (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two lovers, Nikki and Al, have a scam in which Nikki allows herself to be picked up by older men, drugs them, and, with Al's help, robs them. After accidentally killing one of her victims with an overdose, Nikki and Al are on the run.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, hotel, on the road, neo noir, scam, hotel room, social misfits, dishonesty, crimes, chases and races, life is a bitch, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.1
 159
She Said No (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A successful career woman is raped by a prominent lawyer. However, when she takes the case to court, it results in a hung jury. When the DA's office declines to retry the case, the lawyer opts to sue the woman for malicious prosecution and ...
Style: suspense
Plot: rape, lawyer, miscarriage of justice, confrontation, accusation, rapist, anger, lawsuit, district attorney, courtroom, police, defamation
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.2
 32
Death Hunt (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his baby daughter is was ran over by a car full of violent criminals her father decides to avenge her death by gorily killing them all one by one.
Plot: father, death of child, rape, murder, police, buried alive, escaped convict, hit and run, bicycle, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.5
 5K
BMX Bandits (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Teens P.J. and Goose get their thrills on BMX bikes, performing hair-raising tricks all across Sydney, Australia. Along with their new friend Judy, they discover a box of walkie-talkies -- and find out that a gang of criminals intends to use them to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: riding a bicycle, cycling, chase, bank, teenager, robbery, adventure, buddies, heist, teenage life, anti hero, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Postcard Bandit (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of notorious Australian bank robber Brendan Abbott, who according to the myth, sent postcards to authorities hot on his trail while on the run across the country.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robber, crimes, on the run, heist, chase, adventure, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, massage, postcard, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.3
 512
Cedar Boys (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A journey into the lives of Middle-Eastern Australians in Sydney's outer-west.
Style: realistic, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, heist, crimes, buddies, immigrants, social differences, fall in love, partners, drugs, family relations, drug dealing, lebanese ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 197
On the Line (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A female police detective tries to track down a gang of teenage bank robbers while dealing with sexual harassment on the job, and her troubled home life.
Plot: female director, teenage gang, police, rape, murder, funeral, policewoman, police officer killed, van, son, bank robbery, dead boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 37K
Romper Stomper (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nazi skinheads in Melbourne take out their anger on local Vietnamese, who are seen as threatening racial purity. Finally the Vietnamese have had enough and confront the skinheads in an all-out confrontation, sending the skinheads running. A woman ...
Style: disturbing, controversial, realistic, psychological, cult film ...
Plot: skinhead, racism, gang, violence, love triangle, immigrants, vandalism, strangulation, arson, profanity, nazi, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
One Man Against the Organization (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An airport employee switches a pack of drugs for baking soda and absconds to Barcelona, meanwhile the drug-runners are on his trail.
Style: eurospy
Plot: police, airport, sexuality, car, helicopter chase, revenge, helicopter, rescue, bus, machine gun, dea, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Weekend of Shadows (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 1930s, a farmer's wife in a small town is murdered. Suspicion falls on a Polish labourer and a posse is formed to catch him.
Plot: weekend, pregnancy, small town, ranch, posse, rancher, community, small community, police sergeant, blood, psycho murderer, hunter ...
Time: 1930s
Place: adelaide south australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Australian television film based on alleged events surrounding the death of Caroline Byrne in June 1995. Byrne was found in the early morning of 8 June at the base of a cliff at The Gap, a notorious suicide spot in Sydney.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, millionaire, police, cheating, therapy, trial, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, model, cliff, boyfriend, suicide ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Journey Among Women (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nine women convicts escape from a prison hell-hole and dare to create a savage world free of man.
Plot: revenge, escape, escaped convict, power struggle, body paint, friendship, wilderness, horse riding, corset, sexual repression, misogyny, australian aboriginal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, writers, missing person, truck, camel, investigation
Time: year 1929
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.3
 55K
Animal Kingdom (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Following the death of his mother, J finds himself living with his estranged family, under the watchful eye of his doting grandmother, Smurf, mother to the Cody boys. J quickly comes to believe that he is a player in this world. But, as he soon ...
Style: tense, bleak, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: crimes, violence, crime, drug dealer, interrogation, armed robbery, heroin, gangsters, organized crime, mafia, law enforcement, loss of parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia, melbourne
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Deep in the Heart (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shortly after moving to Dallas, a young woman is raped at gunpoint. Her intense anger drives her to seek revenge, and she becomes a hunter on a vengeance mission.
Plot: teacher, rape, gun, revenge, sexual abuse, vengeance, lawyer, female nudity, rape and revenge
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Police Story: Confessions of a Lady Cop (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 14 year police veteran, looking to make it to retirement, experiences the highs and lows of police work as a police woman in a male-dominated metropolitan police department.
Plot: policewoman, police, infidelity, criminal, duty, pressure, risk, undercover, officer, badge, legal, dangerous
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.8
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Tomboys (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Five girls kidnap a serial rapist... to seek revenge.
Plot: rape and revenge, rape, rape victim, rape revenge, australian, hung from a hook, revenge, male rape, castration, suicide, murder, masturbation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 171
Running Hot (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A teen convicted of murdering his father escapes from authorities and heads for Arizona with a prostitute.
Plot: escape, teenager, police, prostitute, escaped convict, prostitution, female nudity, braless, female masturbation, skinny dipping, manhunt, sleazy ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.4
 272
The Swap (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A political filmmaker finds himself in Long Island for a weekend where he finds himself entangled with a high-living, jet set crowd. At first it is exciting, but soon he finds himself disillusioned by their shallowness.
Plot: homosexual, grave, femme fatale, flashback, swimming pool, hotel, revenge, peanut butter, hit on the head, attempted murder, convertible, pornography ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bad Day in Belgrade (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Bad boy novelist Johnny Murphy had it all - a best-seller, fast car and fat bank account. But Johnny soon fell from grace because Johnny, just like the greats he idolizes, is a degenerate drunk and chronic gambler. Now, with booze induced ...
Plot: writers, agent, fight, travel, glory, gambler, club, debt, book, alcoholic, redemption
Place: europe, australia, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Molesters (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In exploring sex offenses, particularly against children, this film reveals the inner workings of the Zurich police and INTERPOL as they pursue persons accused of voyeurism, rape, fetishism, sadism, and masochism. After the criminals are arrested ...
Style: cult film
Plot: rape, child molestation, molestation, pedophile, sexual murder, sexual abuse, sadistic violence, city, exhibitionist, psychiatrist, voyeurism, sadism ...
Place: zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 136
Poliziotti (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When young cop Andrea is assigned to keep watch over dangerous Godfather Sante, who's in hospital after a fake suicide attempt, the stage is set for disaster.
Plot: carabinieri, police, drugs, explicit sex, police officer, police officer killed, police officer shot, suicide, italian police, male nudity, police officer shot in the chest, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Proposition (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous Burns brothers gang. Captain Morris Stanley captures Charlie Burns ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: brutality, psychopath, cowboy, aborigine, violence, rape, retribution, gang, savagery, tragic event, criminal, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Rifleman of the Voroshilov Regiment (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A very typical post-Soviet era storyline. A bunch of vagabonds lured an innocent teenage girl to their apartment, offered her a drink, intimidated, then gang raped her. Local cops are incapable to undertake an adequate actions against the scoundrels ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, touching, rough, suspense
Plot: rape, gang rape, teenage rape, corruption, rape revenge, sniper, vigilantism, sexual abuse, justice, rape of a minor, vigilante, police ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 88
Thirst (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four people, isolated in their different ways are trapped in the desert and changed forever. Against impossible odds, can they find meaning - life, laughter and love before it is too late?
Plot: isolation, desert, outback, hole, shooting, digging, tv, excavation, foster home, trapped, television, hut
Time: year 2017
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
City Under Siege (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A string of violent jewel robberies force Police Inspector Parrino to get rough with the city’s criminal scum. Things take a turn for the worse when he’s confronted with the murder of an prostitute.
Plot: suburbs, police officer, police, prostitution, drug, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 135
Boxing Day (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Told in real time and shot as a single take, BOXING DAY documents the minute by minute events across the course of an afternoon in the life of Chris Sykes - a recovering alcoholic and estranged father. Living alone on home detention, Chris is ...
Plot: playing guitar, husband wife relationship, desperation, father son relationship, family conflict, father son conflict, singing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, christmas dinner, detention, family relations, alcohol abuse ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%