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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, bank robbery, fbi, criminal, bank robber, brunette, criminal gang, female criminal, gangster
Time: 1930s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about gangsters, gangster, crime, bank robbery, crimes, murder and criminal mostly in Crime, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Dillinger: Melvin Purvis G-MAN (1974), Public Enemies (2009), The Highwaymen (2019), A Bullet for Pretty Boy (1970), The Newton Boys (1998). 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, crimes, folk hero, heroes, chase, fighting crime, law enforcement, crime, special agents, rivalry, dishonesty, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
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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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, tommy gun, true crime, prison escape, bandit, prostitute, violence, murder, gang, jail, gunfight, bank robber ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1933, year 1934
Place: chicago illinois, kansas, usa, iowa, illinois ...
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Public Enemies (2009)
Genre: 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, captivating, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, gunfight, bank robbery, master criminal, group of criminals, chase, shooting, crime, legendary, organized crime, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 70s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, tucson arizona, south dakota ...
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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: factual, tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: texas ranger, bank robber, special agents, criminal gang, great depression, fbi, fighting crime, neo noir, police, manhunt, politics, corruption ...
Time: 1930s
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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.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tragic ending, suspense
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Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: kansas, oklahoma
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The Newton Boys (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Four Newton brothers are a poor farmer family in the 1920s. The oldest of them, Willis, one day realizes that there's no future in the fields and offers his brothers to become a bank robbers. Soon the family agrees. They become very famous ...
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental ...
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Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
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Style: captivating, realistic, serious
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Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1963, 20th century
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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, gangsters, murder, criminal gang, fbi, gangster
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Dillinger and Capone (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1934, J. Edgar Hoover and the boys made headlines for mowing down John Dillinger in a hail of bullets outside Chicago's Biograph theater. But in fact, according to this Jon Purdy gangster thriller, the Feds iced Dillinger's brother. ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 20th century, 40s
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Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
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 ...
Style: disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, witty ...
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Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK, Belgium, USA, Germany, France
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: based on true events, captivating, ironic, light
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Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucky Luciano is one of the bosses of the Mafia. He orders the slaughter of 40 other responsibles, therefore becoming the only boss. But a few years later he is put into jail. In 1946, he got a pardon and is sent back to Sicilia. There, he begins ...
Style: rough, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: gangsters, ambition, social decay, political corruption, deportation, legal, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, life is a bitch, deadly, crime ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, 40s, 20th century ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
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Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, bleak ...
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Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
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Public Enemies (1996)
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Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
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