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, humorous, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, violence, sex, surrealism, murder, voyeur, threesome, nihilism, friendship, punk, drifter, controversy, severed head, shoplifting, one female two males threesome, love triangle, lovers on the run, crime, eroticism, polyamory, teenage life, crimes, deadly, youth, femme fatale ...
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, melancholic and absurd films with plots about murder, dialogue, pornography, storytelling, violence, crimes and runaway mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Doom Generation: Nowhere (1997), Jawbreaker (1999), Spring Breakers (2012), Wild at Heart (1990), Freeway (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 8K
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, futuristic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, sex, alien, apocalypse, murder, gays and lesbians, social misfits, eroticism, celebration, bisexuality, friendship, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, southern california, cambodia
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100%
 5.5
 22K
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, makeover, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 125K
Spring Breakers (2012)
Genre: Comedy, 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, disturbing, humorous, talky, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: juvenile delinquency, party, female friendship, best friends, youth, drugs/alcohol, sex, teenage life, strong sexual content, student life, society, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 74K
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, bank robbery, betrayal, hotel room, prison, escape, mother daughter relationship, hitman ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, new orleans, california, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.9
 25K
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: serial killer, life is a bitch, prison, disfigurement, crime, police investigation, social decay, runaway, dysfunctional family, brutality, hitchhiker, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: semi serious, talky, clever, realistic, touching
Plot: gay, teenager, suicide, gays and lesbians, teenage life, gender, love and romance, youth, couples, couple relations, explicit sex, male nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, wisconsin, malibu california, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, murder, sexual relations, rape, violence, revenge, on the road, sexual abuse, unsimulated sex, obsession, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: gangsters, irish, on the road, friendship, hostage, infidelity, crime, hostages, release from prison, hoodlum, odd couple, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Heaven's Burning (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Sydney, the newly married Midori is honeymooning with her husband, Yukio. She does not love him and fakes her own kidnapping to escape the marriage. Her lover is supposed to meet her, but fails to appear. She goes to a bank to get some cash, only ...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, suspenseful, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, on the run, chase, vengeance, hostage, love, kidnapping, gangsters, criminal heroes, fugitives, crime, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, japan, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, prostitute, hotel, marijuana, psychopath, cocaine, wedding, blood, desert ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, nevada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 127K
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, humorous, cynical, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids
Plot: holiday, christmas, anti heroes, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, drinking problem, antisocial behavior, sexual humor, money, christmas eve, drink, department store ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona, milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, cynical, serious, clever ...
Audience: kids
Plot: drug abuse, violence, murder, addiction, robbery, crime, heist, drug dealing, friendship, buddies, crimes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Poison Ivy II (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young and naive college art student becomes obsessed with assuming the identity and personality of a departed coed who used to live in her room, and in so doing causes complications that result in two men, a student and her art professor, lusting ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, diary, lust, murder, sex, sexual relations, art, manipulations, student, school, switching roles ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitman, assassin, best friend, teenage girl, crime, murderous pair, unlikely criminals, crimes, danger, deadly, partners, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: crime gone awry, murder, crime, serial killer, mind game, psychopath, crimes, deadly, gays and lesbians, hostages, lovers on the run, on the run ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 40K
To Die For (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Suzanne Stone (Maretto) wants to be a world-famous news anchor and she is willing to do anything to get what she wants. What she lacks in intelligence, she makes up for in cold determination and diabolical wiles. As she pursues her goal with ...
Style: dark humor, clever, disturbing, semi serious, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, murder, journalism, adultery, winter, ambition, media, femme fatale, crime, spouse killer, blind ambition, desire for fame ...
Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa, california, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, prostitute, bartender, vengeance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: serious, surreal, rough, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, drug dealer, marijuana, hitman, crime, adoption, cons and scams, architect, crime gone awry, heroin, social misfits, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 32K
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: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: murder, hitman, delusion, losing-it hero, romance, crime, obsessive quest, professional killer, violence, female protagonist, racial slur, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new mexico, oklahoma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 186K
Pain & Gain (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Daniel Lugo, manager of the Sun Gym in 1990s Miami, decides that there is only one way to achieve his version of the American dream: extortion. To achieve his goal, he recruits musclemen Paul and Adrian as accomplices. After several failed attempts, ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, kidnapping, athlete's life, american dream, friends, crimes, greed, buddies, ambition, partners, partners in crime, ex convict ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1995, year 1994
Place: miami, florida, usa, mexico, bahamas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, witty, realistic, biting ...
Plot: aids, gay, on the road, fugitives, gays and lesbians, road trip, sex worker, hiv, on the run, friendship, love affair, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 21K
Postal (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story begins with a regular Joe who tries desperately to seek employment, but embarks on a violent rampage when he teams up with cult leader Uncle Dave. Their first act is to heist an amusement park, only to learn that the Taliban are planning ...
Style: humorous, cynical, harsh, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: anti heroes, heist, gory, crimes, violence, absurdism, misfit, danger, massacre, robbery, murder, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 67K
Killer Joe (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cop (Matthew McConaughey) who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer (Emile Hirsch) in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister (Juno Temple).
Style: dark humor, disturbing, cynical, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: psychopath, neo noir, deal, lingerie, trailer park, hitman, police detective, burial, arson, money, gun, sexual humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, oklahoma, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: stripper, betrayal, murder, neo noir, strip club, christmas eve, crime, femme fatale, embezzlement, gangsters, crimes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ 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: clever, dark humor, humorous, talky, witty ...
Plot: thief, christmas, neo noir, private detective, actor's life, murder, crime, actor, investigation, audition, actress, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, denver colorado, venice beach california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 2K
Big Bad Mama (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mama and daughters get forced by circumstances into bootlegging and bank robbing, and travel across the country trailed by the law.
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, witty, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: social satire, prohibition, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, on the road, heist, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, chase, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ichi the Killer (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, stylized, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gore, martial arts, hitman, pain, masochist, dominatrix, blade, gory, gangsters, gang, vengeance, s&m ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a contemporary fable loosely based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment". Roseanne is outwardly a perfect and popular teen. However, her image is hiding the abuse at her stepfather's hands, and she decides to ...
Style: cynical, serious, disturbing, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, guilt, high school, dysfunctional family, incest, trial, rape, americana, obsession, juvenile delinquency, parents and children, falsely accused ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Death to Smoochy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tells the story of Rainbow Randolph, the corrupt, costumed star of a popular children's TV show, who is fired over a bribery scandal and replaced by squeaky-clean Smoochy, a puffy fuscia rhinoceros. As Smoochy catapults to fame - scoring hit ...
Style: clever, humorous, surreal, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: corruption, vengeance, performer's life, urban, success, media satire, showbiz, tv show, artists and showbiz, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, salt lake city utah, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Stunt Man (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: While on the run from the police, Steve Railsback hides in a group of moviemakers where he pretends to be a stunt man. Both aided and endangered by the director (Peter O'Toole) he avoids both the police and sudden death as a stuntman. The ...
Style: clever, psychological, dark humor, semi serious, stylized ...
Plot: stuntman, danger, on the run, soldier, mistaken identity, helicopter, showbiz, romance, artists and showbiz, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: korea, guatemala, holland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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