Movies like French Intrigue

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French Intrigue (1970)
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French Intrigue (1970)
Original name: Cannabis
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Serge Morgan is a killer working for the American Mafia. After performing a contract in New York for his employers, he takes the plane back to Paris and, during the flight, he gets to know Jane, the rich daughter of an ambassador. Once in Orly Airport he gets seriously wounded by the men of French drug kingpin Henri Emery. He manages to escape them though and takes refuge at Jane's. Passion sets in between the killer and the young lady. As of then, sex will be intertwined with blood and death. For better or worse...
Plot: marijuana, drug use, smuggling, female nudity, drugs, smuggler, neo noir, drug smuggling
Place: paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, rough, serious and suspenseful films with plots about drugs, murder, female nudity, police, marijuana, smuggling and neo noir mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like French Intrigue: The Road to Katmandu (1969), Wasted! (1996), I Was Here (2008), Silk Road (2017), Commando Squad (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Road to Katmandu (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rebellious socially-conscious man travels to Nepal to find his dead-beat dad. There, he meets Jane, a beautiful hippie girl hooked on drugs. He's forced to steal artefacts for his father's slimy employer to earn money to help Jane.
Plot: free love, set up, activist, hippie, smuggling, affair, model, hunter, quest, opium, murder, female nudity ...
Place: india, nepal
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 655
Wasted! (1996)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twentysomething innocents Jacqui and Martijn move to Amsterdam and immerse themselves in the intense and drug-laden underground club scene. Life turns out to be far more complicated, difficult, and dangerous than they bargained for. Their ...
Plot: drug trade, junkie, club, drugs, drug use, nudity (full frontal - brief), rave, pills, female nudity, male nudity, marijuana, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
 1K
I Was Here (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland, Taiwan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of a book by Sass Henno, I Was Here. First Arrest (Mina olin siin. 1. esimene arrest, 2005), one of the most important Estonian works of literature of recent years. Seventeen-year-old Rass is growing up in an Estonian suburb. In the ...
Plot: drug use, male rape
Place: estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 554
Silk Road (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A psychological thriller inspired by the life of Michael S., a small-town boy from Holland, who becomes the world's most wanted cybercriminal.
Plot: drug trade, chores, friend, kissing, cheating, kidnapping, swimming pool, teenager, drug traffic, murder, drug use, drug trafficking ...
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 158
Commando Squad (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An American narcotics agent takes her squad to Mexico, where she must break up a drug-smuggling gang that has also kidnapped her boyfriend.
Style: cult film
Plot: drugs, sex, smuggling, gang, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity, kidnapping, commando
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 646
The Cave (2001)
Genre: Romance, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychological thriller. Geography teacher smuggles a case of heroin for a friend.
Style: non-linear
Plot: drug smuggling, friendship, dancing, drug dealer, multiple storylines, teenage rape, adolescence, puberty, foursome, cannabis, mafia, teenager ...
Place: belgium, canada, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 8K
Rush (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Undercover cop Jim Raynor (Jason Patric) is a seasoned veteran. His partner, Kristen Cates (Jennifer Jason Leigh), is lacking in experience, but he thinks she's tough enough to work his next case with him: a deep cover assignment to bring down ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: addiction, cocaine, drug abuse, undercover cop, paranoia, theft, sex, heroin, small town, police investigation, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 70s, quarry
Place: texas, usa, houston texas, montana, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 220
Sol Madrid (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Government agent Sol Madrid travels to Mexico with hooker Stacey to bring mobster Villanova and drug kingpin Dietrich to justice.
Plot: smuggling, agent, drugs, drug dealer, girlfriend, testimony, mafia, gangster, mexican, heroin, undercover, gangsters ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Baked in Brooklyn (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A recent college graduate decides to sell marijuana on the streets of Manhattan after losing his job at a consulting firm. He soon meets the girl of his dreams. With an unsupportive girlfriend, an increase of clienteles, and the growing threats of ...
Plot: marijuana, brooklyn new york city, drug dealing, sex scene, bicycle, drugs, dinner, drug, money, smoking, weed, delivery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 62K
Harsh Times (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Jim Davis is an ex-Army Ranger who finds himself slipping back into his old life of petty crime after a job offer from the LAPD evaporates. His best friend is pressured by his girlfriend Sylvia to find a job, but Jim is more interested in hanging ...
Style: bleak, tense, serious, intense, exciting ...
Plot: unemployment, drinking, corruption, crime, crimes, friends, mad, violence, drugs, friend, marijuana, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, mexico, usa, latin america, colombia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, female nudity, exploitation, surrealism, nudity (full frontal - brief), french giallo, drugs, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 10
Fast Money (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three buddies after 'Fast Money' try flying drugs into the U.S. from Mexico. When they meet with unexpected dangers, the trip turns turbulent.
Plot: drug smuggling, police, murder, marijuana, pot smoking, money, friendship, airplane
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Caged Women II (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Nicole Clark, a young beautiful and talented aspiring singer finds that living in a big city is not all its "cracked up to be". After being sexually harassed by her record Producer and then coming home to find her boyfriend in bed with ...
Plot: women's prison, sexual fantasy, jail, torture, fear, female nudity, lesbian sex, women in prison, desire, white slavery, erotica, drug use ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The French Connection (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.
Style: atmospheric, tense, realistic, breathtaking, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, drug lord, drug smuggling, police brutality, gangsters, anti heroes, anti hero, car chase, informant, frenchman, neo noir, partnership ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, marseille, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 4K
The Crew (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: It’s bad men versus worse men as thieves face off against dealers in this super slick French heist thriller from the director of Chrysalis and The Assault.
Plot: gang of thieves, armed robbery, brother brother relationship, armored truck, undressing, heist, sex scene, female nudity
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 242
The Pirate (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shortly after returning home one evening with her husband, Alma is visited by her one-time lesbian lover Carole. In the ensuing emotional torrent, Alma allows herself to be abducted by Carole and taken to a hotel, pursued by a young girl - an ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbianism, lesbian, lesbian sex, large breasts, female nudity, female full frontal nudity
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
French Connection II (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: "Popeye" Doyle travels to Marsailles to find Alain Charnier, the drug smuggler that eluded him in New York.
Style: atmospheric, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, seaport, illegal drugs, police officer, drug addiction, heroin, drug smuggling, drug abuse, smuggling, crimes, working undercover, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Harvard graduate transports a load of marijuana from Boston to Berkeley, California.
Plot: sex, marijuana, college, graduation, university, snow, drug trafficking, hippie, stakeout, drug dealer, love interest, tv news ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 157
Two People (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Evan Bonner is a deserter from the Vietnam war; he is on his way back to America to give himself up when he meets Deirdre McCluskey, a beautiful if petulant model. The two make an unlikely couple, but once in France the magic of Paris works its ...
Plot: deserter, romance, train, love, airport, single mother, social issues, marijuana, travel, model, female nudity, hotel ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, vietnam, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 162K
Layer Cake (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...
Style: twists and turns, tense, rough, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, greed, gangsters, drug lord, drug dealing, organized crime, betrayal, cocaine, violence, murder, going straight, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 60s, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: london, england, europe, amsterdam, netherlands ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Night of the Juggler (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex New York cop is desperate to find his kidnapped daughter.
Plot: ransom, child abduction, violence, police, chase, death, murder, manhunt, exploitation, kidnapping, psychopath, neo noir
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Glass Circle (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: Tells the story of a Las Vegas drug dealer who lives a crazed drugged out lifestyle alongside many gonzo cronies, but eventually opts out of the business before it destroys him.
Plot: speed, drug trafficking, overdose, drug use, police, drugs, murder, criminal, prison visit, car theft, marijuana, raid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 301
Headrush (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Headrush is a crime comedy about two disillusioned youths, struggling through a haze of cannabis, who hope to solve all their problems by smuggling a consignement of drugs for a local gangster. It's set in the present day in Dublin, Ireland ...
Plot: female nudity, smuggling, cannabis, drugs, caper
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 7.0
 24
Panama Red (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hippie musician needs to make $60,000 through selling high grade Panama Red in just three days to pay back a drug smuggler known as The Money Man.
Plot: cannabis, drug smuggling, underground, marijuana, drug deal, hollywood, money, husband wife relationship, cult, female nudity, pursuit, van ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Thieves After Dark (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A crime story set in Paris about a Bonnie-and-Clyde couple -- how they got together and how they are pursued for a murder they never committed.
Plot: nihilist, falsely accused, on the run, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, neo noir, voyeur, chase, accidental death, couples
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.7
 125
The Fence (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Having served 12 years in prison for assaulting a corrections officer, Terry Griff is let out of prison early and embarks on a downward spiral.
Plot: interracial love, fear, child abuse, murder, juvenile detention, parole officer, parole, warden, african american, death, drug use, criminal ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Night of the Following Day (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two kidnappers snatch a girl off the streets and imprison her in a remote beach house.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, airport, murder, cafe, chase, crime gone awry, psychopath, danger, stewardess, woman in danger, child in peril, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Florida Connection (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Dan Gordon arrives in town on the edge of the Florida Everglades, planning to take part in a drug smuggling operation. He's aided by his friend, Mule Tucker, but runs into opposition from corrupt local cops.
Plot: man wearing towel, police, murder, cannabis, swamp, marijuana, chase, drug smuggling
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 114K
Contraband (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When his brother-in-law runs afoul of a drug lord, family man Chris Farraday turns to a skill he abandoned long ago – smuggling – to repay the debt. But the job goes wrong, and Farraday finds himself wanted by cops, crooks and killers alike.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: smuggling, drug lord, gunfight, dishonesty, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, security guard, robbery, danger, betrayal, ex convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Wednesday 04:45 (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece, Germany, Israel
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Stelios Dimitrakopoulos has 32 hours left before he loses everything. From the jazz bar he painstakingly keeps running for years, to his own family. The Romanian gangster who lent him money, now demands the debt to be paid. The middle-man and former ...
Plot: jazz club, time, father, bandit, son, drug use, drugs, money, husband wife relationship, blood, neo noir, daughter ...
Time: year 2010
Place: athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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