Movies like Trading Favors

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Trading Favors (1997)
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Trading Favors (1997)
Original name: Do Me a Favor
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: She was running from her past , He was walking to his future... everything after that was destiny.
Style: suspense
Plot: teenager, misfit, stranger, on the run, female director, on the road, beer, danger, femme fatale, teen angst, marital abuse, lovers on the run, favor, older woman teenage boy sex

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Most similar movies to Trading Favors

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about murder, crimes, teenager, crime, on the run, danger and female director mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Trading Favors: Hell's Kitchen (1998), Girl in Trouble (1963), Kissing Candice (2017), Backflash (2001), Beaten (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hell's Kitchen (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a robbery goes awry, the bandits all end up in a puddle of blood and only one lives and goes to jail for five years. Upon his release, the girlfriend wants her new boyfriend to kill him. Only trouble is the boyfriend knows that the fault was ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: crime gone awry, haunted by the past, friendship, murder, crimes, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, life is a bitch, gang, drug dealing, dishonesty, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Girl in Trouble (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Bored farmer's daughter sets out to make it in the big city. She gets mixed up with freaks, perverts and degenerates and winds up a stripper in New Orleans.
Plot: sexploitation, prostitute, sex, stripper, on the run, runaway, teenage girl, attempted rape, loss of innocence, teenage prostitution, employer employee relationship, exploitation ...
Place: new orleans
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Kissing Candice (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Candice longs to escape the boredom of her seaside town, but when a boy she dreams about turns up in real life, she becomes involved with a dangerous local gang.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense, bleak
Plot: gang, dream, friendship, teenage girl, disappearance, teenager, isolation, stranger, escape, danger, female director, magic realism ...
Place: ireland
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Backflash (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is released from prison and heads home to help outwit a local mob boss and pull off the scam of a lifetime.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, on the run, odd couple, deadly, cons and scams, crime gone awry, danger, rivalry, chase, kidnapping, crime, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Beaten (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Justina is a fifteen years old girl who lives with her mother and stepfather in Mexico City. In her sexual-awakening, she starts flirting with the only man in her life, her stepfather, causing the accidental murder of her mother and stepfather. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense
Plot: murder, police, flirting, sexual awakening, stockholm syndrome, teenager, stepfather, gang rape, catholic schoolgirl, transsexual, police officer, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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Running Hot (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A teen convicted of murdering his father escapes from authorities and heads for Arizona with a prostitute.
Plot: escape, teenager, police, prostitute, prostitution, dead boy, skinny dipping, love, masturbation, female masturbation, manhunt, sleazy ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Todd Killings (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the true story of '60s thrill-killer Charles Schmidt ("The Pied Piper of Tucson"), Skipper Todd (Robert F. Lyons) is a charismatic 23-year old who charms his way into the lives of high school kids in a small California town. ...
Plot: murder, teenager, serial killer, teenage girl, splatter, true crime, homosexual, drugs, sex, small town, police, repressed homosexual ...
Place: california, arizona, tucson arizona
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Twisted Desire (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teenage girl convinces a young, love-struck ex-con that the only way they can be together is to do away with her domineering parents.
Plot: murder, teenager, parents, television, gun, fire, face mask, african american, handgun, bullet, fireplace, gunshot ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A poor young woman is recruited by a friendly couple traveling in an RV into becoming part of the dark world of truck stop prostitution.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, talky
Plot: prostitute, on the road, small town, family life, on the run, social misfits, cons and scams, society, youth, pimp, forced prostitution, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
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Guncrazy (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: California teen Anita Minteer struggles in the face of an absentee mother, her mom's abusive boyfriend, Rooney, and a lack of respect from her classmates. This all changes when a pen-pal school project connects her with convict Howard. Anita ...
Style: serious, realistic
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Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Preppie Connection (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A student at a private school uses his connections to establish a drug trafficking network.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Hard Choices (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenaged boy goes for a ride with his brother and the brother's friends, who proceed to rob a store and murder the clerk. They are caught and, despite the young boy's protestations, he is convicted of murder and sent to prison. A female ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Wisdom (1986)
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Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
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Time: 80s, future
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.3
 462
Certain Fury (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During a shooting in court young prostitute Scarlet manages to flee. In a state of confusion, the black Tracy, who was arrested for a minor delict, follows her. When she decides to leave Scarlett, an accident makes it impossible. So they're ...
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Mikey and Nicky (1976)
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Country: USA
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49%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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44%
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43%
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Necessity (1988)
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