Movies like The Doom Generation

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The Doom Generation (1995)
 6.0
 13K
The Doom Generation (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jordan White and Amy Blue, two troubled teens, pick up an adolescent drifter, Xavier Red. Together, the threesome embark on a sex and violence-filled journey through an America of psychos and quickiemarts.
Style: surreal, dark humor, disturbing, offbeat, semi serious, realistic, suspense, cynical, gothic, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, violence, sex, surrealism, murder, threesome, voyeur, nihilism, punk, drifter, shoplifting, severed head, controversy, friendship, love triangle, lovers on the run, crime, polyamory, eroticism, teenage life, crimes, deadly, youth, femme fatale, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: california

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Most similar movies to The Doom Generation

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, stylized, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about murder, crimes, death, violence, crime, brutality and blood mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Doom Generation: Nowhere (1997), Jawbreaker (1999), Wild at Heart (1990), Spring Breakers (2012), Totally F***ed Up (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 7K
Nowhere (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The third film in a trilogy by writer-director Gregg Araki. Described as "90210 on acid", the film tells the story of a day in the lives of a group of high school kids in Los Angeles and the strange lives they lead.
Style: surreal, sexual, humorous, semi serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, sex, alien, apocalypse, murder, gays and lesbians, social misfits, celebration, bisexuality, eroticism, friendship, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, cambodia, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 21K
Jawbreaker (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 3 of Reagan High School's most popular girls pretend to kidnap their friend by shoving a jawbreaker into the victim's mouth to keep her from screaming. Their plan goes awry when the girl swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. Now the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, satirical, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, friendship, murder, accidental killing, popularity, prank, fashion, teenager, bullying, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 72K
Wild at Heart (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Young lovers Sailor and Lula run from the variety of weirdos that Lula's mom has hired to kill Sailor.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, stylized, sexual, semi serious ...
Plot: sexual perversion, violence, witch, murder, on the road, sex addict, bank robbery, betrayal, hitman, escape, hotel room, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, new orleans, california, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.3
 122K
Spring Breakers (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After four college girls rob a restaurant to fund their spring break in Florida, they get entangled with a weird dude with his own criminal agenda.
Style: sexy, art house, stylized, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: juvenile delinquency, party, spring break, drug dealer, sex, cocaine, drugs/alcohol, on the road, best friends, strong sexual content, young adult, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Totally F***ed Up (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Life really sucks for a group of gay and lesbian teenagers living in Los Angeles. Their parents kicked them out, they're broke and bored, their lovers cheat on them, and they're harassed by fag-bashers. If things are going to be this way, ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: teenager, suicide, gay, gays and lesbians, teenage life, gender, love and romance, youth, couples, couple relations, explicit sex, male nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, minneapolis minnesota, wisconsin, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.9
 24K
Freeway (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, young Vanessa Lutz decides to go in search of her estranged grandmother. On the way, she is given a ride by school counselor Bob Wolverton. During the journey, Lutz begins to realize that Bob is the ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, cynical, bloody, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: life is a bitch, serial killer, prison, disfigurement, police investigation, crime, social decay, runaway, parents and children, dysfunctional family, brutality, hitchhiker ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.5
 16K
Rape Me (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Manu has lived a difficult life. Abused and violently raped, she sets off to find herself only to meet Nadine, a prostitute who has encountered one too many injustices in the world. Angry at the world, they embark on a twisted, rage-filled road ...
Style: sexual, bleak, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, prostitute, sexual relations, rape, murder, sexual abuse, violence, crime, revenge, crimes, gang, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Lewis & Clark & George (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A sultry woman joins an illiterate killer and a brainy hacker, both escaped convicts, to search for gold.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, gold, escape, jealousy, murder, prostitute, betrayal, fugitives, crime, on the road, lovers on the run, convict ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Living End (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Luke is a gay hustler. Jon is a movie critic. Both are HIV positive. They go on a hedonistic, dangerous journey. Their motto: "Fuck the world".
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: gay, aids, fugitives, on the road, gays and lesbians, sex worker, hiv, road trip, on the run, friendship, love affair, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After escaping from jail, two teens flee to Tijuana and stay with one's childhood protector, a man masquerading as a nun.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: prostitute, teenager, lesbian, serial killer, prison life, eating disorder, buddies, on the road, crime, fugitives, escape, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 2K
I Went Down (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fresh out of prison, Git rescues a former best friend (now living with Git's girlfriend) from a beating at the hands of loan sharks. He's now in trouble with the mob boss, Tom French, who sends Git to Cork with another debtor, Bunny Kelly, ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: irish, on the road, friendship, hostage, gangsters, infidelity, crime, hostages, release from prison, hoodlum, odd couple, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Criminal Lovers (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a perverted impulse drives them to kill, Alice and her boyfriend, Luc, drag the body into the woods, only to find themselves hopelessly lost – much like the fairy-tale plight of Hansel and Gretel. Starving and with no hope of being found, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: crime gone awry, murder, serial killer, crime, mind game, psychopath, crimes, deadly, gays and lesbians, hostages, lovers on the run, on the run ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Very Bad Things (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kyle Fisher has one last night to celebrate life as a single man before marrying Laura, so he sets out to Vegas with four of his best buddies. But a drug and alcohol filled night on the town with a stripper who goes all the way, turns into a cold ...
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, friends, violence, death, cocaine, marijuana, hotel, wedding, blood, prostitute, psychopath, desert ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, nevada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Another Day in Paradise (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A vending machine robbery by small time thief and drug addict Bobbie (Vincent Kartheiser) goes badly awry, and his friends contact street-wise thief and part-time druggie Mel (James Woods) to patch him up.Recognizing a kindred spirit, Mel befriends ...
Style: talky, realistic, serious, cynical, clever ...
Audience: kids
Plot: violence, drug abuse, murder, addiction, robbery, crime, heist, drug dealing, friendship, buddies, crimes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.7
 47K
After Hours (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, dark humor, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: artist, coincidence, suicide, murder, overdose, punk, one night, subway, nightclub, thief, farce, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An American bartender and his prostitute girlfriend go on a road trip through the Mexican underworld to collect a $1 million bounty on the head of a dead gigolo.
Style: dark humor, bleak, tense, cynical, biting ...
Plot: bounty hunter, gunfight, brutality, revenge, death, murder, on the road, suitcase full of money, bartender, prostitute, vengeance, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 31K
Nurse Betty (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: What happens when a person decides that life is merely a state of mind? If you're Betty, a small-town waitress and soap opera fan from Fair Oaks, Kansas, you refuse to believe that you can't be with the love of your life just because he ...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: violence, murder, native american, bartender, nurse uniform, hitman, friendship, delusion, salesman, losing-it hero, obsessive quest, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, cross country, kansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A petty thief posing as an actor is brought to Los Angeles for an unlikely audition and finds himself in the middle of a murder investigation along with his high school dream girl and a detective who's been training him for his upcoming role...
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, talky, witty ...
Plot: thief, christmas, actor's life, private detective, neo noir, murder, crime, investigation, actor, audition, actress, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, denver colorado, venice beach california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.1
 11K
Violet & Daisy (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitman, assassin, teenage girl, best friend, murderous pair, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, danger, deadly, partners, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 10K
Novocaine (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dentist finds himself a murder suspect after a sexy patient seduces him into prescribing her drugs
Style: clever, suspenseful, dark humor, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: murder, dentist, femme fatale, false accusation, frame up, crime, arson, unlikely criminals, neo noir, betrayal, cons and scams, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Savage Streets (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage vigilante seeks revenge on a group of violent thugs who raped her handicapped sister and murdered her best friend.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: punk, gang, fire, rape, vigilantism, social decay, rivalry, murder, gory, criminal's revenge, street gang, punk band ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Natural Born Killers (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.
Style: dark humor, stylized, surreal, offbeat, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murderous pair, psychopath, violence, abuse, on the road, controversy, mass murder, journalist, crime, corruption, media ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: paris france, nevada, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Ice Harvest (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A shady lawyer attempts a Christmas Eve crime, hoping to swindle the local mob out of some money. But his partner, a strip club owner, might have different plans for the cash.
Style: dark humor, clever, suspenseful, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: stripper, betrayal, murder, neo noir, christmas eve, strip club, crime, femme fatale, embezzlement, gangsters, crimes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Boys Next Door (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Roy and Bo leave their small town the weekend after graduation for a short road trip to LA. Soon, they find themselves lashing out and leaving a trial of bodies behind them. The violence escalates throughout.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hate crime, killing spree, brutality, gun, violence, on the road, crime, violence spree, holiday, sex ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 16K
Cheap Thrills (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Recently fired and facing eviction, a new dad has his life turned upside down when he meets a wealthy couple who offer a path to financial security... but at a price.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, suspense, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: cocaine, bet, stripper, mechanic, manipulations, human nature, life turned upside down, disorder, working class, crimes, dishonesty, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 16K
Thursday (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Casey has given up drug dealing for a suburban idyll in Houston, a job as an architect and a new wife. They are even planning to adopt a child. But Casey's past arrives on the doorstep in the shape of Nick, an old business partner. And all hell ...
Style: surreal, rough, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, cons and scams, drug dealer, marijuana, hitman, crime, adoption, architect, crime gone awry, heroin, social misfits, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 123K
Bad Santa (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid, and the security boss discovers the plot.
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, anti heroes, cons and scams, grandparent and grandchild, drink, safe, department store, christmas eve, shopping mall, heist, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa, milwaukee wisconsin, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jackson County Jail (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is a powerful drama about a young woman who stumbles into a nightmare land of hijacking and humiliation while driving cross-country from California to New York.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, prison, on the road, rape, psychotic, car theft, roadblock, hitchhiker, injustice, chase, fugitives, manhunt ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 7K
Going Places (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Two whimsical, aimless thugs harass and assault women, steal, murder, and alternately charm, fight, or sprint their way out of trouble. They take whatever the bourgeois characters value: whether it's cars, peace of mind, or daughters. ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: on the road, release from prison, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, bisexuality, menage a trois, hoodlum, crime, buddies, odd couple, crimes, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Romeo Is Bleeding (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A corrupt cop gets in over his head when he tries to assassinate a beautiful Russian hit-woman.
Style: suspense, dark humor, sexy, stylized, clever ...
Plot: police corruption, police, neo noir, femme fatale, assassination attempt, female killer, crime, faked death, bribery, dishonesty, bad cop, police operation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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