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French Intrigue
Original name: Cannabis
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
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, smuggling, drug use, smuggler, drug smuggling, neo noir, female nudity, drugs
Place: paris france
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The Sopranos
Crime, Drama
USA
55 min.
 9.2
Foreign Land
Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Brazil, Portugal
110 min.
 7.6
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about drug use, marijuana, drugs, death, violence, crimes and drinking mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like French Intrigue: Harsh Times (2005), Mr. Nice (2010), Foreign Land (1995), Being Charlie (2015), Jackie Brown (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Style: stylized, clever, atmospheric, witty, serious ...
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