Movies like Brotherhood of Murder

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Brotherhood of Murder (1999)
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Brotherhood of Murder (1999)
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: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: racism, murder, crimes, special agents, gang, investigation, hostages, hostage, terrorism, injustice, crime, life is a bitch, interracial relations, working undercover, police corruption, society, dishonesty, law enforcement, criminal heroes, deadly, going straight, leadership, down on your luck, religion, fbi ...

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Most similar movies to Brotherhood of Murder

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, life is a bitch, society, dishonesty, law enforcement and deadly mostly in Drama, History and Crime genres. Some movies like Brotherhood of Murder: Uno bianca (2001), Jasper, Texas (2003), The Rainbow Warrior (1993), Blood Done Sign My Name (2010), Color of Justice (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 292
Uno bianca (2001)
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: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, police corruption, criminal heroes, police investigation, police detective, terrorism, deadly, law enforcement, danger, riddles and clues, crimes, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, italy
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100%
 6.3
 477
Jasper, Texas (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1998, three white men in the small town of Jasper, Texas, chained a black man to the back of their pickup truck and dragged him to his death. This film relates that story and how it affected all of the residents of the town, both black and white.
Style: realistic, disturbing, sincere, serious
Plot: racism, small town, social decay, fighting the system, investigation, social differences, society, crimes, life is a bitch, murder, human spirit, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
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100%
Path to Paradise: The Untold Story of the World Trade Center Bombing. (1997)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The incredible story of the events leading up to the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center in New York and the capture of the terrorists.
Style: disturbing, realistic, contemplative, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: terrorism, catastrophe, world trade center, failed attempt, undercover, skyscraper, working undercover, crime, incompetent official, leadership, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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100%
The Rainbow Warrior (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Peter Wilcox (Voight), as skipper of the 'Rainbow Warrior', a Greenpeace ship, docks in Auckland, July 1985, preparing for a protest against French nuclear testing in the south pacific. When a bomb rips open the vessel, killing a crew ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: environmental issue, terrorist attack, ship, terrorism, environmentalism, rebellion, investigation, catastrophe, society, danger, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Blood Done Sign My Name (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drama based on the true story in which a black Vietnam-era veteran is allegedly murdered by a local white businessman who is later exonerated. The plot focuses on the role of a local high school teacher and the civil unrest that followed the ...
Style: disturbing, serious, captivating, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: murder, racism, social differences, life is a bitch, society, introspection, crimes, social decay, discrimination, injustice, small town, arson ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Color of Justice (1997)
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: serious, rough, psychological, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, interracial relations, racism, courtroom drama, law enforcement, dishonesty, hotshot lawyer, crime, dedicated lawyer, society, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.0
 166
30 Miles (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An act of kindness leads to the destruction of two lives in just thirty miles, when a hitchiker and his ride let down their guards and reveal intimate, dark secrets about their pasts
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: desert, on the road, murder, deadly, mind game, interracial relations, crimes, racism, racial relations, car driving, down on your luck, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Through the Valley (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An innocent man framed for murder, and the system that just wants another minority conviction.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: racism, murder, going straight, fighting the system, injustice, frame up, protagonist as suspect, redemption, dishonesty, legal, hopes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 7.3
 578
Blind Faith (1998)
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: legal, murder, hotshot lawyer, uncover truth, crimes, siblings relations, life is a bitch, legal investigation, racism, dedicated lawyer, gays and lesbians, interracial relations ...
Time: 50s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Witness to the Mob (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sammy 'The Bull' Gravano was mafiosi. He started out as a soldier, but his talent for murder, including the slayings of his best friends, his wife's brother and his own boss, Paul Castellano, saw him rise to under-boss in the Gambino ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, courtroom drama, gang, uncover truth, witnessing a crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, crime, legal action, rise to the top, life is a bitch, hitman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.3
 256
The Runaway (2000)
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: tense, suspenseful, captivating, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: small town, conspiracy, interracial relations, society, lifestyle, crimes, life is a bitch, mystery, americana, police investigation, murder, social relations ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.5
 2K
Panther (1995)
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: controversial, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: black panthers, militant, interracial relations, racism, revolution, politics, fighting the system, self defense, rebellion, injustice, political unrest, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: vietnam, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Date with Darkness: The Trial and Capture of Andrew Luster (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Andrew Luster, the heir to the Max factor fortune, is convicted of rape on 86 counts. This Lifetime original movie recounts the rapes committed by the infamous Andrew Luster and the women who brought him to justice.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: courtroom drama, investigation, crimes, life is a bitch, injustice, legal, society, dishonesty, nightclub, sexual abuse, rape, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.3
 484
The Negro (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A black teenager vandalizes a racist lawn ornament.
Style: tense, sincere, disturbing, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: racism, violence, police investigation, interracial relations, uncover truth, vandalism, law enforcement, murder, society, life is a bitch, crimes, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Like a Puppet Out of Strings (2006)
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: going straight, juvenile delinquency, gang, youth, crimes, redemption, society, law enforcement, urban ghetto, murder, deadly, brother brother relationship ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.7
 583
Cool Money (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Charismatic thief Bobby Comfort escapes from prison, clears himself of all charges, and returns to a home life he finds unsatisfying. Though he is devoted to his wife and daughter, his old life comes calling, both figuratively and literally, in the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: gang, heist, criminal heroes, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, cons and scams, jail, hotel, prison, disorder, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: couples, dishonesty, family relations, couple relations, crimes, mystery, infidelity, murder, deadly, cons and scams, crime, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
A Glimpse of Hell (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Navy officer tries to set the record straight after the Navy blames a 1989 explosion aboard the USS Iowa on a homosexual affair between two sailors.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: battleship, society, fighting the system, military life, military, investigation, ship, crimes, political conspiracy, dishonesty, army investigation, state affairs ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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One Angry Juror (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Sarah Walsh, a tough New Orleans attorney who serves on a murder trial jury and does some investigating of her own.
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, courtroom, false accusation, investigation, courtroom drama, uncover truth, dishonesty, deadly, legal, crimes, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.0
 387
Timepiece (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in the 1940's, James Earl Jones as an an old clockmaker faces racism and is tried for murder when the racist is killed. However, Kevin Kilner comes forward and claims to have commmitted the crime in self defense. All the while, ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious
Plot: racism, family relations, self defense, murder, faith, life is a bitch, family life, dishonesty, false accusation, society, loyalty, parent child relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.4
 502
Word of Honor (2003)
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: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: courtroom drama, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, legal, society, fighting the system, dishonesty, military life, law enforcement, police corruption, rebellion, life is a bitch ...
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 275
Sus (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Election Night 1979: Margaret Thatcher is about to come into power. A young black man is held on suspicion of murdering his pregnant wife. Officers Karn and Wilby, racist to the core and high on the prospect of a Conservative Party victory, try to ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: racism, murder, injustice, protagonist as suspect, police investigation, law enforcement, social decay, society, crimes, life is a bitch, police brutality, police corruption ...
Time: 70s, year 1979
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Whitewash: The Clarence Brandley Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Clarence Brandley, a black man wrongly accused in 1980 of the murder of a 16-year-old white high school girl named Cheryl Ferguson. Brandley worked at Conroe High School, where Ferguson was visiting as a member of the ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, emotional, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: prison, confined, uncover truth, fighting the system, false accusation, courtroom drama, prison life, society, legal, legal action, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Eye of the Stranger (1993)
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: gloomy, realistic, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: murder, terrorism, tough heroes, small town life, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, small town, disability, legal, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Killing in a Small Town (1990)
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, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, self defense, police investigation, manipulations, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, crimes of passion, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Defending Our Kids: The Julie Posey Story (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After a paedophile approaches her daughter in an on-line chat room, a homemaker (Annie Potts) poses as a lonely teenager to help expose sexual predators.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: undercover, working undercover, sexual abuse, society, life is a bitch, crimes, computers and web, mother daughter relationship, police detective, pedophile, housewife, injustice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.1
 969
Vendetta (1999)
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: realistic, rough, bleak, serious, emotional ...
Plot: immigrants, courtroom drama, courtroom, police corruption, vengeance, rebellion, injustice, crime, crimes, legal, righting the wronged, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.7
 396
Deadline (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Deadline is the story of the murder of an African American youth in rural Alabama that has gone uninvestigated, unsolved, and unpunished for almost twenty years. That changes when Nashville Times reporter Matt Harper (Steve Talley) meets an ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, crimes, murder, family relations, society, idealism, parents and children, life is a bitch, price of justice, hopes, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.3
 581
Othello (2001)
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, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: interracial relations, power relations, tragic love, downfall, vengeance, betrayal, murder, life is a bitch, couple relations, infidelity, modern day adaptation, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 865
Gospel Hill (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gospel Hill tells the intersecting story of two men in the fictional South Carolina town of Julia. Danny Glover plays John Malcolm, the son of a slain civil rights activist. Jack Herrod (Tom Bower) is the former sheriff who never got to the bottom ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, thought provoking, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: racism, interracial relations, small town, assassination, haunted by the past, who done it, life is a bitch, civil rights movement, investigation, uncover truth, injustice, society ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 60s, 1960s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%