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On Board (1998)
 8.0
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On Board (1998)
Original name: Gemide
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The sailors who were duped by woman sellers, want to steal their capitals to retaliate from them. There are four men and one woman in a ruined boat. Four lazy and dissatisfaction sailors. The woman represent lust, delectation and appalling potential enemy. The men know each other but woman is unknown. Four of them know the responsibility of life. The woman is dangerous with her chastity and her depressed wishes and she represent a chick who gets men's life into trouble. Four men signpost themselves with a breathtaking game, with their decrepitude and modesty, sometimes with their depressed and additive beauty in a closed location. And none of them can not get off without a loss.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, dark humor
Plot: ship, marijuana, kidnapping, thief, destructive relationship, crimes, vengeance, partners, theft, crime, boat, lust, slacker, isolation, responsibility, mysterious character, stabbing, power, metaphor, rape, prostitute, sailor, weed, virgin, crew ...
Time: 90s
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, murder, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement and rivalry mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like On Board: The Repentant (2002), Artworks (2003), Traffickers (2012), The Badge (2015), In Bar (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Repentant (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A mysterious woman, dressed in black and carrying a small suitcase, arrives in Nice and tries in vain to get a job in a luxury goods shop. She ends up in a plush hotel where a solitary middle-aged man, engages her to be his companion. They introduce ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: crime, destructive relationship, crimes, frame up, mysterious character, femme fatale, danger, train, espionage, dishonesty, secret agents, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: riviera, nice france
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 5.1
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Artworks (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A police chief's daughter, a sales agent for a home-security firm, meets an art gallery owner. Love and envy lead them to hatch a plot to steal overlooked but valuable paintings from her wealthy clients.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: partners, love and romance, cons and scams, love affair, couples, dishonesty, romance, crimes, unlikely criminals, thief, theft, artwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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86%
 6.3
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Traffickers (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his best friend dies in an unexpected accident, black market dealer Young-gyu decides to wash his hands off his illegal activities and start a new life with his girlfriend Yu-ri. But his dream stalls when he learns that Yu-ri needs money for ...
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: nothing goes right, danger, gang, kidnapping, ship, disorder, crimes, crime, graphic violence, organ harvesting, female nudity, molestation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.8
 14
The Badge (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The only difference between a cop and a criminal is The Badge. Detective Vince McKinley and his partner Martin Goulet have to solve the biggest case of their careers: a series of evidence have been stolen from their own precinct. Through out the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, police investigation, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, law enforcement, police corruption, crimes, graphic violence, crime, police, corruption, badge
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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In Bar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of young high society friends, aged between 18 and 25, are gathered at a friend's bar that they regularly frequent for the night. But when they finish of their last beer and prepare to head home they find themselves held captive at ...
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: bar, gang, captivity, vigilantism, sexual abuse, confined, life is a bitch, crimes, murder, rivalry, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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70%
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Chandni Bar (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Chandni Bar, a film directed by Madhur Bhandarkar depicts the gritty life of the Mumbai underworld, including prostitution, dance bars and gun crime.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Plot: female protagonist, gangsters, rape, rich and poor, crime, political unrest, vengeance, crimes, family relations, criminal heroes, prostitute, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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67%
Partners in Crime (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gene Reardon (Hauer) is a twice-divorced police detective who lives with his daughter. When a well-heeled local man is kidnapped, the FBI is called in, which introduces Longsworth (played by Paulina Porizkova). Longsworth happens to have been ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, special agents, femme fatale, investigation, private detective, uncover truth, who done it, dishonesty, crime, law enforcement, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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After the Fall (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bill Scanlin loses his job and embarks on a life of crime. As Bill stays ahead of the law, he discovers that sometimes the only thing worse than getting caught is getting away with it.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, human nature, downfall, protecting from truth, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, danger, murder, society, rivalry, family relations, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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63%
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Exiled (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Law & Order TV movie centered on the character Mike Logan.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: law enforcement, police investigation, fighting crime, legal investigation, tough law enforcer, reluctant partners, workplace, partners, prostitute, partners against crime, crime, police station ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
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Eden (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The true story of Chong Kim who, as a young teen, was abducted into the sex trade, and the complicated moral choices she had to make in order to survive as her situation grew more desperate.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: human trafficking, prostitution, kidnapping, slavery, sex trafficking, teenage life, life is a bitch, escape attempt, captivity, crimes, danger, youth ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, year 1994
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55%
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Hit Man (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bernie Casey portrays Tyrone and Pamela Grier plays a sultry skin-flick star in this first Americanized remake of the iconic Michael Caine action film Get Carter. From Watts to the West Side, from porno parlors to a high-rise, from motel dives to a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: rivalry, crimes, lone wolves, criminal's revenge, hitman, tough heroes, graphic violence, vengeance, murder, profanity, gangsters, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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55%
 6.7
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12 Winter (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on one of the most spectacular series of bank robberies in Germany, Zwölf Winter tells the story of Klaus and Mike, two criminals who became friends in prison. When they happen to meet each other again after they have been released they begin ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: heist, crimes, law enforcement, snitch, police investigation, manhunt, police officer, friends, criminal heroes, partners, crime, target practice ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1994, year 1993, year 2001 ...
Place: europe, germany
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Cagney & Lacey: The Return (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 1994. Cagney, now a Lieutenant, re-teams with Lacey, who has left the force, to search for a cache of missing firearms.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: crime, law enforcement, buddies, partners, crimes, police, female detective
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
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Brass (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Chief of Detectives of the New York Police Department, is a tough cop who has worked his way up the ladder from being on a beat.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, partners against crime, dishonesty, deadly, golden years, police detective, police corruption, police station, heist, partners, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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 7.7
 10K
Cholera Street (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey, Hungary, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film is set in a rundown, crime ridden neighborhood of Istanbul dubbed "Cholera Street" (Kolera Sokağı). Salih is a mechanic and son of a respected barber Ali. A woman Tina arrives at Cholera street where she takes up residence and ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
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Time: 90s
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Red Letters (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A college professor reluctantly hides an escaped female convict who tries to get him to help prove her innocent of a murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, tense ...
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Time: 90s
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Quiz (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 85 min.
Story: A famous game show host is being harassed in a restaurant by a strange man who claims to have kidnapped his wife and daughter. A morbid game ensues in which the game show host turns out to be the contestant.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
See How They Fall (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Simon is a sales representative about fifty. When Mickey, his cop friend, is being shot, he leaves everything to find the murderers. Two years before, Marx, an old gambler, met Frederic, a young man that does not look very smart and started to ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Rainy Dog (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Japanese assassin stranded in Taiwan must take work from a local crime boss to make ends meet when suddenly a woman from his past delivers a son to him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, prostitute, gang, parents and children, introspection, vengeance, family relations, mute or deaf, crime, deadly, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
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50%
Assignment to Kill (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A private eye is hired by an insurance company to investigate a shipping magnate suspected of deliberately sinking his own ships for the insurance money. He finds himself involved in a web of deception, double-crossing and murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: murder, private investigator, ship, crimes, deadly, investigation, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, private detective, mystery, undercover ...
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Homicide: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Retired police lieutenant Al Giardello is running for mayor when he is suddenly shot at a press conference. All of the detectives, past and present, clamor for an opportunity to help find the shooter.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, fighting crime, law enforcement, workplace, deadly, partners, partners against crime, crime, crimes, police station, police detective ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, usa
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47%
The Butcher's Son (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cop works against his country's corrupt government in order to find justice on a case.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, uncover truth, heroes, vengeance, hitman, danger, crimes, vigilantism, betrayal, political corruption, dishonesty, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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47%
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Rob the Mob (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The true-life story of a crazy-in-love Queens couple who robbed a series of mafia social clubs and got away with it… for a while… until they stumble upon a score bigger than they ever planned and become targets of both the mob and the FBI.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, lovers on the run, love and romance, crimes, partners, crime, wanted, couple relations, couples, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Gunrunner (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 1926. The Chinese Civil War. Drifter Ted Beaubien is captured and forced to witness his girlfriend's execution. He finally escapes and vows to avenge her death by taking on a deadly mission to buy guns abroad and smuggle them back. Arriving in ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, femme fatale, intrigue, criminal heroes, deadly, dishonesty, arms dealing, crimes, crime, graphic violence, couples ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: canada, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Turn of Faith (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mob drama starring Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini, Mia Sara and Costas Mandylor.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: friendship, crimes, buddies, betrayal, family business, clergy, dishonesty, organized crime, friends, crime, partners, gangster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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45%
 4.8
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Johnny Virus (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the tradition of V for Vendetta, Underworld and X Men, Johnny Virus takes place in the Chicago Underworld of futuristic 1940's.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, rough, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: assassination, criminal heroes, crime, vengeance, chaos and mayhem, anti hero, deadly, danger, heroes, crimes, anti heroes, rivalry ...
Time: future, 40s, 1940s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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44%
This Thing of Ours (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Using the Internet and global satellites, a group of gangsters pull off the biggest bank heist in the Mafia's history.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, chases and races, master criminal, bank, crime gone awry, crimes, partners, betrayal, dishonesty, criminal heroes, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 110
Blood Ties (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: An innocent American engineer is blackmailed by gangsters into a plot to assassinate his cousin, who is a judge in Sicily fighting the Mafia.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: kidnapping, murder, gangsters, deadly, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), rescue, crimes, danger, crime, hitman, drugs ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
An Officer and a Murderer (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The true story of Colonel Russell Williams, one Canada’s most powerful and respected Air Force Officers, who committed numerous brutal crimes and was eventually brought down by a tenacious small town police detective.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, pervert, small town, crimes, deadly, military, police detective, military life, double life, true crime, blackmail, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Blind Mountain (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Blind Mountain follows a young woman, Bai Xuemei, in the early 1990s who recently graduated from college and attempts to find work to help pay for her brother's education. In the process, she is drugged, kidnapped and sold as a bride to a ...
Style: disturbing, serious, thought provoking, bleak, sexual ...
Plot: kidnapping, village, woman in danger, life is a bitch, confined, social relations, isolation, sexual abuse, slavery, injustice, dishonesty, escape ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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