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Dillinger (1991)
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Dillinger (1991)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Crime drama based on the real-life story of US gangster John Dillinger, who was hunted by the FBI after a string of armed bank robberies during the Great Depression. When Dillinger's attacks on banks threaten to make him a dangerous folk hero, the pressure mounts on the FBI - even from the White House - for his capture
Plot: gangsters, fbi, bank robbery, criminal, bank robber, female criminal, criminal gang, brunette, gangster
Time: 1930s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and captivating films with plots about gangsters, crimes, criminal, gang, murder, organized crime and bank robbery mostly in Crime, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Dillinger: Melvin Purvis G-MAN (1974), Public Enemies (2009), The Highwaymen (2019), The Kansas City Massacre (1975), King of Thieves (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Melvin Purvis G-MAN (1974)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Agent Melvin Purvis is placed in charge of running down notorious killer Machine Gun Kelly, and sets out to do just that.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, sincere, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, law enforcement, special agents, chase, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, heroes, fighting crime, gang, obsessive quest, folk hero ...
Time: 1930s
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Public Enemies (2009)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger's charm and audacity endear him to much of America's downtrodden public, but he's also a thorn in the side of J. Edgar Hoover and the fledgling FBI. Desperate to capture the elusive outlaw, ...
Style: stylized, factual, suspense, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, bank robbery, gunfight, organized crime, robbery, group of criminals, criminal heroes, heist, mafia, gang, prison escape, manhunt ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: usa, tucson arizona, indiana, chicago illinois, illinois ...
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Dillinger (1973)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The life of American public enemy number one who was shot by the police in 1934. After a shoot-out kills five FBI agents in Kansas City the Bureau target John Dillinger as one of the men to hunt down. Waiting for him to break Federal law they sort ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, gunfight, gang, murder, great depression, prostitute, fbi, robbery, heist, jail, organized crime, true crime ...
Time: 1930s, year 1934, year 1933, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, kansas, usa, arizona, memphis ...
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 92K
The Highwaymen (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless ...
Style: neo noir, factual, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
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The Kansas City Massacre (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gangsters free one of their colleagues being escorted to prison and kill several FBI agents and local police officers in the attempt. FBI agent Melvin Purvis puts together a special squad to track down and capture the men responsible.
Plot: bandit, gunfight, fbi, criminal gang, murder, gangsters
Place: kansas city
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King of Thieves (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK, Belgium, USA, Germany, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A caper film about the unlikely gang of retirees that pulled off the daring Hatton Garden jewellery heist of 2015.
Style: captivating, light, ironic
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A Bullet for Pretty Boy (1970)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A biography of Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd, a gangster who started his career at a young age after seeking revenge for his father's murder.
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Plot: gangsters, bank robber, gunfight, prostitute, ambush, fbi, bully, prosecution, ladykiller, farm, rivalry, crimes ...
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Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fact and fiction are combined in this story about Jack Ruby and a stripper, Candy Cane, and how they become involved in a conspiracy to kill J.F.K.
Style: neo noir, captivating, realistic, serious
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Lansky (2021)
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Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the aging Meyer Lansky is investigated one last time by the Feds who suspect he has stashed away millions of dollars over half a century, the retired gangster spins a dizzying tale, revealing the untold truth about his life as the notorious ...
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Stockholm (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel Lang. The events grasped the world’s attention when the hostages ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, macabre
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Time: 70s, year 1973
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Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
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Duration: 111 min.
Story: Bonnie and Clyde is based on the true stories of the gangster pair Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow who in the 1930s began robbing banks in U.S. cities until they were eventually killed. The film is a major landmark in the aesthetic movement known as ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Newton Boys (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Western
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Duration: 122 min.
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Style: sexy, humorous, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, exciting ...
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