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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: 96 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 suspenseful, realistic, rough and serious films with plots about drugs, female nudity, murder, chase, smuggling, neo noir and police mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like French Intrigue: The Road to Katmandu (1969), Wasted! (1996), I Was Here (2008), Commando Squad (1987), The Cave (2001). 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: set up, model, hunter, quest, opium, tragedy, infidelity, hippie, drug addict, free love, deadbeat dad, affair ...
Place: nepal, india
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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: techno, drug dealer, junkie, sex scene, club, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), drugs, drug dealing, pills, rave, drug use ...
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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
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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, female nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, smuggling, kidnapping, gang, commando
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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: physical abuse, smuggling, marijuana, drug, drug smuggling, mob, first sexual experience, pot smoking, underage sex, caught having sex, love, female nudity ...
Place: belgium, canada, amsterdam
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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: drugs, smuggling, agent, mexican, undercover, chase, heroin, mafia, gangster, drug dealer, police, testimony ...
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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, suspenseful, rough, serious, intense ...
Plot: addiction, cocaine, drug abuse, undercover cop, paranoia, fall in love, theft, heroin, small town, police investigation, crimes, crime ...
Time: 90s, 70s, quarry
Place: texas, usa, montana, houston texas, los angeles ...
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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 ...
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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 alcohol, drinking, corruption, crime, crimes, friends, mad, violence, drugs, friend, job seeking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, french giallo, revenge, drugs, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, surrealism
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Fast Money (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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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: airplane, friendship, money, drug smuggling, police, marijuana, pot smoking, murder
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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, drug use, torture, white slavery, jail, desire, lesbianism, prison, women in prison, erotica, female nudity, lesbian sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lovely But Deadly (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cheerleader goes undercover to fight drug dealers because her brother OD'd and her fellow cheerleaders are hooked.
Plot: drug smuggling, cheerleading, karate, black pantyhose, drugs, pantyhose, bikini, sexploitation, cheerleader, female stockinged legs
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, drug dealing, gangsters, anti heroes, anti hero, car chase, informant, neo noir, partnership ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, marseille, manhattan new york city, washington d.c. ...
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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.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: drug trade, friend, cheating, teenager, smuggling, drug traffic, internet, black market, drugs, drug use, couples, criminal ...
Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, female full frontal nudity, large breasts, lesbian sex, lesbian, female nudity, lesbianism
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 167K
Layer Cake (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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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, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues (1972)
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Plot: deserter, romance, male female relationship, travel, female nudity, train, marijuana, morality, airport, hotel, single mother, love ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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French Connection II (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Country: Ireland, Netherlands, UK
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Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
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Panama Red (1976)
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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.
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Story: The Story of a Idealistic Young man (Played by Chris Parker), who goes to Los Angeles to become an actor, but is disillusioned and jaded when the cold and realistic violent world of Hollywood shatters then explodes all around him.
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Plot: interracial love, fear, drug use, child abuse, brother in law sister in law relationship, self defense, street life, release from prison, friend, murder, friendship, african american ...
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Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
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