Movies that are like City Hall

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 6.2
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City Hall
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: talky, tense, thought provoking, serious, realistic, suspense, intense, earnest, interesting, dramatic, melancholic, bad ending, stylized, harsh
Plot: investigation, corruption, political corruption, politics, political, conspiracy, idealism, police, mafia, mentor, organized crime, lawyer, world politics, urban, uncover truth, president, moral ambiguity, dialogue, greed, gunfight, mob, crime, drug dealer, mayor, justice, police investigation, war on drugs, presidential election, undercover, undercover agent, dishonesty, police corruption, murder, business, society, catastrophe, violence, betrayal, life philosophy, vengeance, murder mystery, chase, unlikely friendships, nudity (full frontal - brief), destiny, guilt, pornography, gangsters, morality, runaway, twists & turns, storytelling, death, redemption, revenge, first contact, violent, brutality, crimes, guns, culture clash, adaptation, manipulation, honest, secrets, hopes, fantasy world, anti-hero, sexualized violence, friendship, lone hero, state affairs, hitman, life is a bitch, democrat, dealer, child shot, female lawyer, police detective, loyalty, strong female character, political cover up, mounted police, political conspiracy, dirty cop, government corruption, probation, tugboat, press conference, brooklyn bridge, senator, amazing grace hymn, police funeral, internal affairs, scandal, city hall, death of child, political thriller, greek, neo noir, crime boss, cover up, funeral, brooklyn new york city, judge, liberal, drug, paranoid, character study, brainwashing
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new orleans, new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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JFK
Drama, History, Thriller
France, USA
189 min.
 8.0
The Manchurian Candidate
Drama, Thriller
USA
126 min.
 8.0
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Most similar movies to City Hall

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, interesting and suspense films with plots including runaway, greed, dialogue, police investigation, corruption, investigation and storytelling themes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like City Hall: Serpico (1973), The Contender (2000), JFK (1991), Absence of Malice (1981), The Parallax View (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.8
 91K
Serpico
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, rough, intense, dramatic, interesting, suspense, atmospheric, captivating, harsh, talky, psychological, earnest, dark, clever, suspenseful, thought provoking, sincere, intellectual, compassionate
Plot: police corruption, police, idealism, crime, undercover cop, corruption, police investigation, fighting the system, realism, organized crime, political corruption, mentor, character study, honest, justice, loneliness, violent, runaway, investigation, dialogue, storytelling, money, courage, greed, dark hero, crime gone awry, gunfight, working undercover, violence, mafia, hippie, whistleblower, complex characters, morality, adaptation, brutality, mob, eccentricity, drinking, political, psychology, moral ambiguity, anti-hero, tragedy, paranoia, internal affairs, social justice, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   94%
 
 7.0
 21K
The Contender
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Style: talky, realistic, suspense, clever, thought provoking, serious, dramatic, interesting, sincere, tense, intense, entertaining, bad ending, earnest, surprise ending, twist ending, light, suspenseful, melancholic, harsh, political drama, tricky, absurd
Plot: politics, idealism, president, world politics, political, political corruption, head of state, strong sexual content, conspiracy, corruption, white house, secret service, manipulation, morality, propaganda, secrets, conspiracy theory, moral ambiguity, greed, adultery, twists & turns, assassination, honest, dialogue, catastrophe, betrayal, mentor, political intrigue, campaign, investigation, plot twist, happy ending, courage, business, culture clash, runaway, stereotypes, journalism, women, genocide, storytelling, brainwashing, police investigation, internet, justice, writers, destiny, prejudice, chase, pornography
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, ohio, virginia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   100%
 
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 8.0
 125K
JFK
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 189 min.
Style: factual, serious, dramatic, intense, suspense, interesting, disturbing, realistic, absurd, talky, enigmatic, suspenseful, clever, captivating, tense, thought provoking, ambiguous ending, political drama, earnest
Plot: investigation, president, conspiracy, assassination, obsession, politics, conspiracy theory, dedicated lawyer, assassin, courtroom, corruption, world politics, political, murder, legal investigation, paranoia, justice, manipulation, greed, assassins, storytelling, propaganda, paranoid, courage, secrets, twists & turns, court, journalism, pornography, dialogue, police investigation, lawyer, runaway, betrayal, chase, organized crime, uncover truth, mystery, murder mystery, cia, political conspiracy, kennedy assassination, government, death, mentor, violence, catastrophe, adaptation, idealism, political corruption
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 1960s
Place: new orleans, cuba, vietnam, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   74%
 
Absence of Malice
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: clever, tense, thought provoking, serious, dramatic, interesting, suspense, realistic, enigmatic, intense, sincere, romantic, bad ending, twist ending, talky, cerebral, factual, earnest, tricky, suspenseful, melancholic
Plot: journalism, murder, investigation, courtroom, politics, corruption, justice, courtroom drama, lawyer, crime, business, greed, secrets, surveillance, police investigation, mentor, guilt, political, legal action, revenge, manipulation, dialogue, nudity (topless - notable), honest, false accusation, fighting the system, culture clash, runaway, organized crime, newspaper reporter, catastrophe, murder mystery, court, writers, mystery, destiny, storytelling, conspiracy, idealism, twists & turns, happy ending, morality, nudity (full frontal - brief), labor union, prosecutor, moral ambiguity, character study, legal, unlikely friendships, death
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   69%
 
The Parallax View
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, stylized, disturbing, psychological, tense, suspense, twists and turns, serious, enigmatic, dark, talky, cerebral, tricky, interesting, clever, twist ending, realistic, absurd, atmospheric, cynical, melancholic, intense, dramatic, mind bending, surprise ending, harsh, breathtaking, reflective, macabre
Plot: assassination, politics, investigation, corruption, murder, conspiracy, assassin, brainwashing, paranoia, conspiracy theory, political, assassins, paranoid, neo noir, secrets, surveillance, espionage, greed, twists & turns, president, mystery, storytelling, manipulation, identity, chase, runaway, psychology, death, stylish, violent, assassination attempt, pornography, obsession, dialogue, violence, hitman, plot twist, moral ambiguity, murder mystery, idealism, world politics, police investigation, oil, visceral, senator, reporter, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, state affairs
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, seattle, latin america, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   100%
 
The Ides of March
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: clever, talky, tense, realistic, suspense, serious, intense, interesting, dramatic, thought provoking, suspenseful, cynical, dark, twist ending, cerebral, tricky, biting, psychological, entertaining, light, ambiguous ending, witty
Plot: politics, political corruption, idealism, world politics, political, political intrigue, corruption, twists & turns, innocence lost, betrayal, secrets, greed, manipulation, mentor, campaign, dialogue, conspiracy, morality, propaganda, assassination, paranoia, president, investigation, business, brutality, storytelling, journalism, presidential campaign, justice, plot twist, adaptation, revenge, character study, runaway, crime gone awry, dialogue driven, ambition, redemption, moral ambiguity, violence, police investigation, brainwashing, fighting the system, catastrophe, oil, murder, honest, tragedy, dishonesty, doctors
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa, california, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   76%
 
 7.7
 202K
A Few Good Men
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: tense, clever, realistic, talky, dramatic, earnest, captivating, serious, intense, suspense, interesting, twists and turns, entertaining, tricky, suspenseful, witty, sincere, surprise ending, romantic, twist ending
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, murder, military, lawyer, underdog, court, dedicated lawyer, conspiracy, corruption, justice, mentor, secrets, dialogue, investigation, crime, morality, police investigation, hotshot lawyer, moral ambiguity, greed, twists & turns, chase, court martial, courage, runaway, manipulation, death, reluctant partners, surveillance, political corruption, murder mystery, storytelling, catastrophe, guilt, sexism, army investigation, suicide, navy, destiny, sacrifice, revenge, vengeance, betrayal, redemption, military base, u.s. navy, flashback, adaptation, suspicion of murder
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: cuba, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   84%
 
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The Manchurian Candidate
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, tense, psychological, serious, suspense, talky, enigmatic, dramatic, interesting, dark, surreal, realistic, intense, twist ending, atmospheric, disturbing, surprise ending, captivating, witty, satirical, thought provoking, stylized, biting, breathtaking, frightening, absurd, macabre
Plot: conspiracy, cold war, brainwashing, assassin, assassination, politics, paranoia, political, twists & turns, murder, uncover truth, political corruption, psychology, manipulation, corruption, secrets, psychiatry, paranoid, greed, surveillance, betrayal, spy, runaway, espionage, plot twist, dialogue, idealism, communism, police investigation, obsession, character study, investigation, stylish, assassins, political conspiracy, culture clash, world politics, insanity, storytelling, haunted by the past, mentor, serial killer, election, chase, memory loss, political intrigue, communist, presidential candidate, korean war, dishonesty
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, soviet union, korea, china, north korea, alaska, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   82%
 
The China Syndrome
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, realistic, dramatic, tense, serious, intense, interesting, captivating, cerebral, earnest, disturbing, clever, tricky, frightening, talky, psychological, harsh, sincere, biting, no music, entertaining, emotional
Plot: conspiracy, politics, investigation, greed, journalism, nuclear, corruption, political, conspiracy theory, radiation, manipulation, political corruption, secrets, idealism, paranoia, corporate america, catastrophe, technology, uncover truth, betrayal, propaganda, sacrifice, surveillance, morality, oil, runaway, world politics, pornography, tragedy, twists & turns, justice, prejudice, psychology, police investigation, murder, weapons, mentor, brainwashing, nuclear power plant, whistleblower, earthquake, swat team, car chase, revolution, redemption, survival, environment, dialogue, first contact, courage
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, pennsylvania, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   61%
 
Mulholland Falls
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, rough, realistic, sexy, stylized, suspense, light, bad ending, brutal, intense, talky, interesting, clever, melancholic, absurd, dramatic, psychological, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime, investigation, police investigation, political corruption, corruption, neo noir, mystery, neo-noir, police, tough law enforcer, police corruption, gangsters, noir, conspiracy, organized crime, twists & turns, murder mystery, fighting crime, brutality, justice, mob, stylish, secrets, gangster, pornography, sexualized violence, vigilante, betrayal, lawyer, special unit, celebrity, prostitute, crimes, urban, dialogue, greed, runaway, plot twist, guilt, weapons, violent, violence, mentor, law enforcement, conspiracy theory, infidelity, cheating, chase, kidnapping
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   77%
 
 6.9
 76K
Cop Land
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic, intense, interesting, dramatic, melancholic, exciting, clever, bad ending, tense, talky, harsh, entertaining, surprise ending, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, corruption, crime, police, small town, murder, violence, political corruption, undercover cop, police investigation, innocence lost, justice, fbi, mob, redemption, dirty cop, internal affairs, investigation, conspiracy, mafia, gangsters, greed, secrets, crime gone awry, moral ambiguity, arson, mentor, gangster, organized crime, twists & turns, crimes, dialogue, jumping off a bridge, bridge, handcuffs, car accident, chase, runaway, world trade center, bad cop, burned alive, deadly, violent, brutality, dark hero, manipulation, dishonesty, adaptation, weapons, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa, california, texas, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   68%
 
 6.3
 14K
Red Corner
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: suspenseful, talky, serious, captivating, realistic, suspense, disturbing, intense, romantic, sincere, rough, tense, thought provoking, light, dramatic, interesting, entertaining, sexy, bad ending, exciting, psychological
Plot: murder, politics, death penalty, legal action, lawyer, corruption, murder mystery, political, mentor, greed, false accusation, conspiracy, chase, courtroom, court, frame up, police investigation, investigation, revenge, catastrophe, destiny, justice, political corruption, betrayal, revolution, rebellion, secrets, guilt, stereotypes, propaganda, fighting the system, courtroom drama, twists & turns, internet, love story, vengeance, beautiful scenery, culture clash, islam, runaway, blindness, brutality, torture, first contact, prejudice, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), idealism, fight scenes, pornography
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   81%
 
 6.5
 4K
Q & A
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Style: talky, serious, rough, tense, realistic, cynical, clever, suspenseful, melancholic, enigmatic, bad ending, intense, cerebral, harsh, atmospheric, romantic, reflective, stylized, slang, interesting, dramatic, brutal, road movie, dark
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, crime, investigation, police investigation, corruption, dedicated lawyer, violent, political corruption, tough law enforcer, urban, murder, brutality, district attorney, against the rules, mentor, police brutality, crime boss, gangsters, dialogue, uncover truth, irish, gangster, catastrophe, demons, drinking, justice, guilt, violence, lawyer, manipulation, greed, nudity (full frontal - brief), multiple storylines, weapons, social decay, crime gone awry, mob, criminal heroes, runaway, courtroom drama, adaptation, life philosophy, sexualized violence, culture clash, dysfunctional family, twists & turns, fighting the system, obsession, stereotypes, first contact
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   66%
 
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 6.2
 69K
Broken City
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspense, realistic, intense, twist ending, sexy, bad ending, tense, interesting, tricky, clever, entertaining, psychological, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, melancholic, exciting
Plot: private detective, investigation, crime, politics, political corruption, revenge, betrayal, corruption, neo noir, conspiracy, twists & turns, murder, police corruption, adultery, plot twist, political, police investigation, secrets, urban, moral ambiguity, dialogue, vengeance, violence, neo-noir, infidelity, chase, world politics, mayor, surveillance, crimes, brutality, cheating, gangsters, car chase, redemption, violent, drinking, mentor, guilt, ex-cop, dishonesty, runaway, serial killer, greed, spy, murder mystery, kidnapping, lawyer, hitman, mystery
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, new orleans, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   80%
 
 6.6
 10K
The Big Easy
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: clever, sexy, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, cynical, realistic, suspense, erotic, romantic, light, interesting, talky, tense, intense, atmospheric, surprise ending, entertaining, bad ending, exciting, twist ending
Audience: chick flick
Plot: crime, police, corruption, police corruption, investigation, murder, police investigation, romance, neo noir, verbal byplay, uncover truth, neo-noir, love story, chase, crimes, lawyer, assassination, pornography, greed, law enforcement, dialogue, beautiful scenery, conspiracy, mystery, gang, twists & turns, fighting crime, love, runaway, kidnapping, secrets, mob, justice, murder mystery, mentor, stereotypes, gunfight, culture clash, catastrophe, political corruption, love affair, conspiracy theory, manipulation, relationships, mafia, stylish, plot twist, destiny, life philosophy, brutality
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, california, seaport, ireland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   67%
 
Advise & Consent
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Style: realistic, clever, sincere, serious, dramatic, talky, enigmatic, suspense, interesting, tense, harsh, cynical, witty, thought provoking, ironic, suspenseful, reflective, cerebral, melancholic, disturbing, tricky, satirical, bleak
Plot: politics, idealism, political, president, world politics, dedicated lawyer, secrets, conspiracy, journalism, political corruption, fighting the system, corruption, assassination, greed, runaway, head of state, police investigation, paranoia, dialogue, brainwashing, manipulation, adaptation, culture clash, senator, assassination attempt, betrayal, censorship, secretary of state, senate, blackmail, poker game, secret past, politician, adultery, storytelling, tragedy, morality, cold war, investigation, usa president, legal action, drinking, murder, honest, obsession, twists & turns, crime gone awry, guilt, prejudice, character study
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s, 1960s
Place: usa, washington d.c., manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   64%
 
Kill the Messenger
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious, dramatic, suspense, intense, thought provoking, realistic, clever, interesting, melancholic, disturbing, earnest, bad ending, harsh, light
Plot: journalism, investigation, cia, politics, corruption, conspiracy, drugs/alcohol, government agency, greed, courtroom, secrets, conspiracy theory, manipulation, chase, drug dealing, justice, business, betrayal, drugs, violence, weapons, family drama, mentor, idealism, political, suicide, twists & turns, catastrophe, world politics, lawyer, brutality, vengeance, life & death, dialogue, political corruption, police investigation, corporate america, revenge, dysfunctional family, runaway, uncover truth, survival, court, doctors, storytelling, propaganda, crime gone awry, first contact, nudity (full frontal - brief), president
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, latin america, nicaragua, usa, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   62%
 
 6.6
 45K
Arbitrage
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, realistic, captivating, twists and turns, serious, suspense, intense, dramatic, interesting, talky, twist ending, psychological, entertaining, harsh, sexy, tricky, bad ending, exciting
Plot: police investigation, downfall, business, greed, corruption, infidelity, secrets, twists & turns, manipulation, crime, corporate crimes, lawyer, moral ambiguity, betrayal, mentor, character study, adultery, investigation, cheating, corporate america, money, dishonesty, morality, family drama, tragedy, murder, manager, catastrophe, capitalism, justice, chase, cover-up, mental breakdown, moral dilemma, brutality, family, runaway, gangsters, honest, complex characters, dialogue, guilt, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, storytelling, courtroom, death, conspiracy, movie business, obsession
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   53%
 
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The Company You Keep
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, dramatic, factual, melancholic, suspense, clever, twist ending, interesting, reflective, sexy, entertaining, light, talky, tricky
Plot: single father, police investigation, fugitives, politics, fighting the system, on the run, bank robbery, political, journalism, twists & turns, lawyer, corruption, conspiracy, haunted by the past, terrorism, murder, runaway, surveillance, investigation, secrets, chase, chases and races, world politics, betrayal, guilt, identity, hidden identity, catastrophe, aging, mentor, fbi, storytelling, moral ambiguity, idealism, pornography, special agents, vengeance, dialogue, greed, islam, robbery, political corruption, justice, adoption, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), track down, family, uncover truth, president
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1971, year 1972, year 1979
Place: michigan, usa, new york, boston, california, new jersey, milwaukee wisconsin, new york state, vermont, canada, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   54%
 
 7.5
 58K
Quiz Show
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Style: clever, witty, serious, thought provoking, intellectual, realistic, interesting, dramatic, talky, intense, cerebral, suspense, entertaining, melancholic, dark humor, enigmatic, reflective, sincere, harsh, factual
Plot: investigation, television, manipulation, tv show, lawyer, manipulations, corruption, reality tv, greed, cheating, moral ambiguity, cons and scams, crime, con artists, obsession, period piece, corporate america, crime gone awry, business, morality, dialogue, secrets, twists & turns, justice, pornography, police investigation, radio, idealism, ambition, anti-hero, character study, murder mystery, con men, storytelling, censorship, mentor, media, catastrophe, adaptation, gangsters, crimes, brutality, runaway, conspiracy, murder, capitalism, politics, jews, dishonesty, police corruption
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   55%
 
 6.4
 18K
The Yards
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: tense, clever, serious, bleak, rough, realistic, dramatic, intense, stylized, light, suspenseful, interesting, melancholic, suspense, dark, harsh, enigmatic, emotional, talky, captivating, gloomy, atmospheric
Plot: crime, betrayal, corruption, political corruption, murder, organized crime, mafia, greed, gangsters, urban, moral dilemma, crime gone awry, tragedy, redemption, false accusation, dialogue, mob, neo-noir, gangster, moral ambiguity, storytelling, infiltration, subway, criminal, family, family business, justice, mentor, twists & turns, character study, violence, family in crisis, brutality, catastrophe, police investigation, runaway, violent, prison, noir, unlikely friendships, guilt, loneliness, secrets, fantasy world, business, culture clash, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, friendship, police corruption
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
All the President's Men
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: talky, suspenseful, realistic, clever, tense, suspense, dramatic, captivating, serious, tricky, enigmatic, cerebral, interesting, intense, factual, atmospheric, breathtaking, thought provoking, disturbing, political drama, entertaining, exciting
Plot: politics, journalism, investigation, political corruption, conspiracy, president, corruption, political, paranoia, newspaper, storytelling, secrets, idealism, greed, mentor, assassination, conspiracy theory, runaway, character study, surveillance, world politics, twists & turns, dialogue, political intrigue, newspaper man, journalist, political conspiracy, mystery, paranoid, police investigation, adaptation, chase, courage, book, imagination, justice, foul language, hotel, obsession, assassin, manipulation, weapons, wiretap, plan, burglar, fbi, investigative journalism, white house, perseverance, government corruption
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c., mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   60%
 
Courage Under Fire
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: realistic, dramatic, bleak, serious, emotional, intense, rough, talky, tense, earnest, interesting, captivating, sentimental, suspense, thought provoking, light, romantic
Plot: gulf war, war, military, courage, soldier, redemption, corruption, army investigation, death, conspiracy, wartime, politics, sacrifice, guilt, investigation, secrets, desert, iraq war, courtroom, catastrophe, political, civil war, uncover truth, runaway, mentor, u.s. army, tank, survival, justice, dialogue, torture, culture clash, destiny, dead soldier, medal, pilot, rescue mission, hopes, stereotypes, military life, idealism, weapons, propaganda, morality, suicide, betrayal, police investigation, storytelling, chase, vengeance
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: iraq, middle east, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   65%
 
Movie in collections
 7.1
 13K
Brubaker
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, captivating, factual, harsh, dramatic, interesting, thought provoking, intense, disturbing, suspense, talky, inspirational, tense, entertaining, exciting
Plot: prison, fighting the system, corruption, prison life, greed, mentor, prison escape, politics, justice, murder, idealism, political, violence, runaway, against the odds, bullying, abuse, prison warden, police corruption, police investigation, torture, jesus, brutality, chase, childhood, unlikely friendships, business, revenge, transformation, society, underdog, adaptation, small town, political corruption, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, lawyer, court, catastrophe, friendship, human spirit, crime, redemption, dialogue, courtroom, depression, foul language, vengeance, race issues, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   46%
 
 6.6
 8K
Suspect
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, suspense, talky, realistic, mind bending, bad ending, sexy, interesting, stylized, twist ending, intense, entertaining, psychological, light, romantic, melancholic, exciting, enigmatic
Plot: mystery, courtroom, lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, chase, crime, police investigation, murder mystery, homeless, dedicated lawyer, corruption, twists & turns, justice, court, investigation, conspiracy, protagonist as suspect, greed, secrets, mentor, happy ending, legal investigation, urban, serial killer, catastrophe, government, pornography, dangerous attraction, dialogue, betrayal, redemption, president, love story, surveillance, internet, false accusation, manipulation, obsession, runaway, guilt, romance, conspiracy theory, women, nudity (full frontal - brief), secret service, first contact, politics, life philosophy, culture clash
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   48%
 
Prince of the City
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, serious, rough, talky, captivating, intense, harsh, intellectual, dramatic, cerebral, interesting, heartbreaking, suspense, melancholic, suspenseful, earnest, sincere, depressing
Plot: police corruption, crime, corruption, police, drug dealing, betrayal, redemption, drugs, drug addiction, fighting the system, justice, investigation, violence, police investigation, idealism, mentor, surveillance, storytelling, dialogue, greed, mafia, addiction, complex characters, guilt, lawyer, runaway, secrets, mob, culture clash, violent, morality, gangsters, dark hero, tragedy, crime gone awry, gunfight, working undercover, brutality, adaptation, destiny, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, unlikely friendships, mental illness, obsession, honest, distopia, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, virginia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   51%
 
 6.3
 14K
Topaz
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious, realistic, talky, clever, rough, interesting, bad ending, tricky, romantic, cerebral, psychological, surprise ending, scenic, twist ending, idiotic, sexy, light, earnest, intense, exciting, enigmatic, absurd
Plot: espionage, cold war, betrayal, spy, politics, secrets, murder, chase, surveillance, spies, twists & turns, secret agents, pornography, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, brutality, police investigation, cia, cheating, storytelling, secret service, corruption, chases and races, conspiracy, torture, family, revenge, greed, runaway, adaptation, justice, dishonesty, destiny, hotel, sexualized violence, death, infidelity, 007, beautiful scenery, state affairs, first contact, life philosophy, kidnapping, french, murder mystery, vengeance, happy ending, nudity (full frontal - brief), stylish
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: cuba, france, new york, europe, russia, latin america, usa, u.s. capitol building, soviet union, copenhagen denmark, paris france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
 6.4
 6K
Class Action
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, realistic, thought provoking, touching, dramatic, exciting, melancholic, suspense, entertaining, emotional
Audience: chick flick
Plot: courtroom drama, father daughter relationship, courtroom, lawyer, court, conspiracy, dedicated lawyer, family drama, mentor, chase, family, legal investigation, police investigation, death, twists & turns, vengeance, secrets, revenge, destiny, dialogue, uncover truth, sacrifice, corruption, single father, supernatural, vigilante, catastrophe, idealism, culture clash, infidelity, happy ending, life philosophy, assassination, parents and children, guilt, investigation, betrayal, kidnapping, crime, first contact, secret service, corporate crimes, redemption, divorce, justice, storytelling, childhood, conspiracy theory, internet, underdog
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 

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Mississippi Burning
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, clever, disturbing, dramatic, talky, serious, interesting, factual, intense, suspense, captivating, brutal, harsh, entertaining, psychological, based on true events, atmospheric, rough, political drama
Plot: racism, small town, murder, violence, police investigation, investigation, idealism, segregation, corruption, uncover truth, justice, violent, police, crime, race issues, brutality, mentor, interracial relations, courage, prejudice, courtroom, greed, vigilantism, secrets, runaway, race, slavery, lawyer, stereotypes, sheriff, conspiracy, manipulation, fbi agent, fbi, tragedy, vigilante, storytelling, politics, u.s. navy, shotgun, suicide, funeral, motel, visceral, political, betrayal, moral ambiguity, adaptation, culture clash, dialogue
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
 7.9
 144K
The Insider
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Style: talky, tense, realistic, suspenseful, dramatic, disturbing, serious, intense, suspense, interesting, cerebral, sincere, factual, enigmatic, clever, breathtaking, psychological, atmospheric, thought provoking
Plot: journalism, corruption, whistleblower, conspiracy, greed, business, secrets, storytelling, lawyer, corporate america, mentor, twists & turns, manipulation, workplace, paranoia, courtroom, character study, idealism, tobacco, dialogue, uncover truth, investigation, corporate crimes, justice, courage, assassination, sacrifice, runaway, morality, reporter, police investigation, surveillance, visceral, political, betrayal, price of justice, politics, paranoid, crime gone awry, research, interview, tragedy, complex characters, catastrophe, survival, life turned upside down, chase, conspiracy theory, newspaper, spy
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: south carolina, iran, mississippi, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
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