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Brotherhood of Murder (1999)
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Brotherhood of Murder
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of the true story of the largest cash robbery in the history of the USA.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: gang, crime, hostages, special agents, going straight, investigation, racism, terrorism, police corruption, injustice, criminal heroes, murder, crimes, law enforcement, society, leadership, interracial relations, down on your luck, working undercover, deadly, dishonesty, life is a bitch, fascism, anti semitism, fbi ...
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Blind Faith
Drama
USA
122 min.
 7.3
Othello
Drama
UK, USA, Canada
100 min.
 7.5
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, murder, life is a bitch, deadly and crime mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Brotherhood of Murder: Color of Justice (1997), Uno bianca (2001), Through the Valley (2008), Blind Faith (1998), Five Minarets in New York (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Color of Justice
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four young black men kill a white woman, the D.A. is very cautious in how to proceed...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, thought provoking ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, courtroom, crime, hotshot lawyer, legal action, legal investigation, vengeance, murder, interracial relations, racism, courtroom drama, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.6
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Uno bianca
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 190 min.
Story: Rimini, 1991. For more than a year, the uno bianca gang - they always use a white Fiat Uno - has plagued the area. Their crimes are violent, sometimes killing carabineri, and there's no particular pattern: a bank one day, a petrol station the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, police investigation, crime, terrorism, crimes, danger, police corruption, deadly, law enforcement, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, italy
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System:   79%
    User:   72%
 
Through the Valley
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An innocent man framed for murder, and the system that just wants another minority conviction.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: fighting the system, crime, going straight, urban, redemption, siblings relations, urban ghetto, frame up, urban ghetto life, injustice, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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System:   69%
    User:   70%
 
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Blind Faith
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: in 1957 an African-American criminal lawyer (Courtney B. Vance) defends his nephew, who faces the death penalty for murdering a white boy. Charles S. Dutton, Kadeem Hardison, Garland Whitt and Lonette McKee costar in this drama of racial and social ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, investigation, legal action, legal investigation, uncover truth, murder, interracial relations, courtroom drama, false accusation, police corruption, racism ...
Time: 50s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   69%
    User:   79%
 
Five Minarets in New York
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two Turkish anti-terrorist agents are sent to New York City on a mission to find and bring back the dangerous Islamic leader codenamed "Dajjal", believed to be hiding in there. Working with the FBI and NYPD, the agents orchestrate the ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, false accusation, religions or cults, crime, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, police investigation, special agents, chase, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, turkey, usa, istanbul turkey
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System:   67%
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Word of Honor
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Prompted by a just-published book that holds ex-lieutenant Ben Tyson accountable for a hushed-up massacre committed by his platoon in a Hue hospital 18 years before, the army recalls Tyson to stand trial for murder. Tyson, confronted by an army ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: vietnam war, dedicated lawyer, crime, protagonist as suspect, soldier, hospital, army investigation, courtroom, legal investigation, uncover truth, courtroom drama, false accusation ...
Place: asia, vietnam
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System:   67%
    User:   59%
 
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Gang in Blue
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A black police officer discovers a cell of white supremacist vigilantes within his department.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: urban, gang, crime, urban ghetto, juvenile delinquency, interracial relations, police corruption, racism, urban ghetto life, corruption, police, investigation ...
Time: 90s
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System:   66%
    User:   78%
 
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Bobby G. Can't Swim
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bobby G. lives life on the edge in this real, raw New York street drama. Bobby is a small-time coke dealer, always on the hustle but rarely successful. He lives in Hell's Kitchen with his Puerto Rican girlfriend Lucy, who makes ends meet as a ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: gang, gangsters, urban, juvenile delinquency, crime, ocean or sea, downfall, drug dealing, urban ghetto, going straight, down on your luck, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   63%
    User:   64%
 
Eye of the Stranger
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A stranger comes into town and causes a stir when he stands up for the townfolk, in the face of the intimidation tactics from Mayor Howard Baines. The scheming mayor wants to buy up all the local properties, and has hired two thugs to help ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: crime, vengeance, small town, murder, wrongfully committed, mystery, crimes, deadly, rivalry, contests and competitions, investigation, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   51%
 
Carolina Skeletons
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: crime, protagonist as suspect, small town, legal investigation, mystery, death row, false accusation, murder, injustice, crimes, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: usa, south carolina
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System:   56%
    User:   56%
 
Like a Puppet Out of Strings
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two Brothers; Tom and Felipe, have moved up the ranks of the street gangs because they have no greater devotion than the protection of each other. Luis, former gang member, is now a cop, his life having been turned around by Angelica, a female cop. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crime, juvenile delinquency, urban, siblings relations, urban ghetto, murder, urban ghetto life, crimes, society, family relations, gang, going straight ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   50%
 
Boss of Bosses
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of the powerful New York City organized crime boss, Paul Castellano.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, crime, gang, gangsters, blind ambition, downfall, rise and fall, going straight, murder, legal investigation, hitman, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
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Panther
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther's history in Oakland. Panther also uses historical footage (B/W) to emphasize some ...
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, factual, realistic ...
Plot: politics, revolution, violence, drugs, rebelliousness, interracial relations, brutality, conspiracy theory, segregation, political unrest, racism, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, vietnam
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System:   51%
    User:   51%
 
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A Killing in a Small Town
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gory ax-murder of one mousy, suburban Texas housewife by another is nearly as shocking as the excuse offered by the bespectacled defendant's attorney: self-defense. Could it be so?
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, betrayal, crime, investigation, school, small town, legal investigation, manipulations, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, infidelity ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
Terrorist on Trial: The United States vs. Salim Ajami
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: There is no question that the Arab terrorist portrayed by Robert Davi is guilty of killing five US citizens in Barcelona. Even his lawyers have zero respect for the rabidly sociopathic Davi. But Jewish defence attorney Ron Leibman is obsessed with ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, prison, protagonist as suspect, legal action, terrorism, legal investigation, terrorist, trial, lawyer, professor, courtroom drama ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, spain
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System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
The American Soldier
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ricky returns to Munich from Vietnam and is promptly hired as a contract killer in Fassbinder’s subversive and experimental gangster movie.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, criminal's revenge, crime, femme fatale, gang, gangsters, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, assassination, betrayal, murder, hitman ...
Place: asia, europe, germany, vietnam, munich germany
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System:   49%
    User:   39%
 
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Transfixed
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bo is a transexual prostitute in Brussels who left home after being abused by her father. She's infuatuated with a neighbor and suspected by the police in a series of transexual murders. In order to clear herself she must turn detective.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: amateur detective, gays and lesbians, crime, prostitute, serial killer, transsexual, investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, brussels
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System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
 7.5
 551
Othello
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With freshly rechristened characters and brand-new dialogue, this British TV production of Othello is a "rethinking" of Shakespeare's play, albeit still retaining the original's power and potency. The story is set in the London ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: betrayal, downfall, vengeance, couple relations, infidelity, tragic love, murder, injustice, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, shakespeare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
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Riot
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In April 1992, following the notorious Rodney King verdict, the streets of Los Angeles became a battlefield, the backdrop to four personal intertwined stories.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: racism, urban, social decay, urban ghetto life, injustice, urban ghetto, city life, drug addiction, society, life is a bitch, human nature, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
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System:   48%
    User:   52%
 
 6.4
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The Runaway
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the birth of two boys, one white and one black, a mysterious and powerful Conjure Woman (Maya Angelou) prophesies that they will start the change. Growing up as best friends in rural Georgia in the 1940s, the boys make a discovery that leads the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: interracial relations, murder, mystery, small town, police investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, society, friendship, small town life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   52%
 
A Question of Silence
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three women, all strangers to each other, meet in a dress boutique. One of the three is approached by the male proprietor as she is shoplifting a garment. When he approaches her the other two join her in beating the man to death. Other female ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: mentally unstable, protagonist as suspect, store, courtroom, crime, legal investigation, murder, false accusation, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: holland
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System:   46%
    User:   47%
 
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Cisco Pike
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cisco is an ex-rock star who has become a drug dealer. A corrupt cop blackmails Cisco to sell marijuana for him. Cisco has one weekend to sell it to his friends.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, prison, gangsters, crime, tough law enforcer, witnessing a crime, drug dealing, going straight, marijuana, heroin addict, overdose, pension ...
Time: 70s
Place: venice beach california
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System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
Black and White
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Australia, 1958. When a nine year old white girl is found murdered, police are quick to arrest illiterate Aborigine, Max Stuart. Under interrogation Max admits to the killing and signs a statement that will send him to the gallows. With no Court of ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: dedicated lawyer, prison, crime, hotshot lawyer, courtroom, fighting the system, legal action, legal investigation, interracial relations, courtroom drama, false accusation, racism ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
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System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
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Another Pair of Aces: Three of a Kind
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A gambler, a Texas ranger and an FBI agent are investigating a series of vigilante murders.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, investigation, manhunt, old west, mystery, vengeance, false accusation, frame up, murder, injustice, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
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System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
The Story of a Latino Godfather
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In the streets of East Los Angeles, Manny is a formidable drug dealer. Impressed by his extravagant lifestyle and prowess, his young son, Kilo, yearns to follow in his footsteps. Kilo resolves to learn how to prosper in the drug world, and his new ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gang, gangsters, juvenile delinquency, urban ghetto, prison, drug dealing, going straight, addiction, drug abuse, police corruption, urban ghetto life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, mexico
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System:   44%
    User:   49%
 
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The Dark Wind
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An Indian police officer is mixed up in murder and drug smuggling on the reservation.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, special agents, desert, police corruption, racism, crime, police investigation, native american reservation, drug smuggling, native american, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
The Siege at Ruby Ridge
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: A mini-series dramatization of the controversial 1992 attack by federal agents on the Idaho home of Randy Weaver, a white seperatist. The ten-day siege, begun over a minor gun charge, resulted in the deaths of Weaver's son, wife and dog, and a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: criminal heroes, fighting the system, wilderness, police investigation, fugitives, hostages, special agents, journalism, race against time, survival, terrorism, violence spree ...
Time: 90s
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
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Vendetta
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on a true tale of power, corruption and murder, Christopher Walken stars in the story of the largest lynching in American history...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: politics, crimes, dishonesty, courtroom, crime, law enforcement, legal, society, life is a bitch, immigrants, vengeance, courtroom drama ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new orleans, usa
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System:   40%
    User:   43%
 

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Laws of Deception
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A law student is seduced by a beautiful woman he doesn't know, and after a one night stand with her, his roommate warns him to be careful because he suspects she may have other motives. Years later, she returns and hires him as her lawyer to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: murder, femme fatale, crime, college, protagonist as suspect, investigation, mystery, legal action, uncover truth, vengeance, lawyer, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
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System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
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The Fixer
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Killoran is a lawyer who can 'fix' any situation for his wealthy clients, usually by bribing or blackmailing corrupt officials. Killoran runs afoul of some of his clients when he has a crisis of conscience after miraculously surviving ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: crimes, crime, dishonesty, legal, mystery, going straight, legal investigation, politics, deadly, law enforcement, lawyer, male vomiting ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, chicago illinois
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System:   39%
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