Movies like I Walk the Line

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I Walk the Line (1970)
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I Walk the Line (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tawes is the sheriff in a godforsaken little hole somewhere in Tennessee. A man of strong moral fibre he is always quick to judge others and follows the law zealously. Then he meets Alma, a young beautiful girl who turns his world upside down. Unable to ignore his feelings he starts having an affair with her. But in small town nothing is secret for long
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: small town, nubile woman, crimes, heist, vengeance, crime, infidelity, on the run, fugitives, police corruption, couples, small town life, chases and races, dishonesty, criminal heroes, rivalry, cons and scams, love, forbidden love, decadence, betrayal, older man younger woman relationship, anti hero, sheriff, midlife crisis ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, tennessee

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Most similar movies to I Walk the Line

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about dishonesty, crimes, couples, crime, infidelity, small town and rivalry mostly in Drama, Crime and Sport genres. Some movies like I Walk the Line: Ants in the Mouth (2005), Trust Me (2014), Open Gate (2011), A Killing in a Small Town (1990), Eye of the Stranger (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ants in the Mouth (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Cuba
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After languishing in a Barcelona prison for nearly a decade, a busted bank robber attempts to find the girl who made off with the cash in this suspenseful tale of revenge and betrayal starring Adriana Gil and Eduard Fernández. Ex-con Martin Losada ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, on the run, criminal heroes, rivalry, investigation, betrayal, obsessive quest, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, heist, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 50s
Place: cuba, europe, spain, latin america
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95%
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Trust Me (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mari is a talented but insecure chef who dreams of running her own restaurant. She goes through a challenging professional time, taking orders from an authoritarian boss who inhibits her talent. One day she meets Caio, a charming young man who ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, suspense, realistic
Plot: dangerous attraction, cons and scams, dishonesty, rivalry, vengeance, couples, betrayal, restaurant, love, cooking and food, danger, brazilian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
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84%
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Open Gate (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In East Texas, a rodeo clown and bull fighters happens upon a drug-smuggling operation.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: unlikely criminals, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, lifestyle, drug dealing, small town, drug smuggling, couples, workplace, uncover truth, americana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Killing in a Small Town (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gory ax-murder of one mousy, suburban Texas housewife by another is nearly as shocking as the excuse offered by the bespectacled defendant's attorney: self-defense. Could it be so?
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, self defense, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, manipulation, dangerous attraction, uncover truth, small town life, vengeance, false accusation, school, love affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Eye of the Stranger (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A stranger comes into town and causes a stir when he stands up for the townfolk, in the face of the intimidation tactics from Mayor Howard Baines. The scheming mayor wants to buy up all the local properties, and has hired two thugs to help ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, contests and competitions, legal, small town, wrongfully committed, terrorism, infidelity, vengeance, small town life, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Cymbeline (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: War erupts between dirty cops and outlaw bikers as a drug kingpin (Ed Harris) tries to protect his empire.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, clever ...
Plot: law enforcement, infidelity, family relations, uninhibited rivalry, gang, master criminal, police corruption, rivalry, crimes, intrigue, crime, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Cool Money (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Charismatic thief Bobby Comfort escapes from prison, clears himself of all charges, and returns to a home life he finds unsatisfying. Though he is devoted to his wife and daughter, his old life comes calling, both figuratively and literally, in the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: heist, gang, criminal heroes, cons and scams, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, jail, hotel, prison, disorder, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.0
 381
The Well (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young Katherine and her older friend Hester live at the isolated farm run by Hester and her father Francis. Katherine works as a maid and wants to leave that place because there's too much work. Hester, however, gets attracted to Katherine and ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, contemplative ...
Plot: couples, strong female presence, small town life, friendship, woman in danger, small town, murder, countryside, heist, couple relations, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Us Two (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Françoise has gone into business seducing men whose wives want to divorce them, and who need incriminating evidence against them. In addition, she has a little blackmail operation going on on the side with politicians who can't afford a ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: on the run, prostitute, crimes, love and romance, romance, couples, heist, crime, criminal heroes, chases and races, gangsters, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: quebec, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 452
A Rage to Live (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Grace Caldwell, a young Pennsylvania newspaper heiress living with her widowed mother, has trouble restraining herself when it comes to the amorous attentions of young men. As word starts to spread about her behavior, Grace becomes a major source of ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: journalism, couples, fall in love, looking for sex, infidelity, singleness, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, heiress, love, marriage ...
Time: 60s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, mystery, dishonesty, family relations, couples, infidelity, couple relations, murder, deadly, crime, siblings relations, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 484
Charlie Says (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The seemingly separate lives of a group of men intersect entwining the fates of each of them over the course of a week.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, love affair, human nature, cons and scams, social relations, love and romance, celebrity culture, teachers and students, couples, dishonesty, betrayal, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.0
 232
Fate (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Four friends bound by destiny and unbeatable in the dark world. When a casino attack goes wrong as a result of betrayal, fate turns them into enemies. Now, forced to aim the gun at each other's hearts, their unavoidable battle begins.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: betrayal, heist, vengeance, rivalry, casino, dishonesty, destiny, gangsters, gang, crimes, haunted by the past, caper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Leona Helmsley: The Queen of Mean (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Spanning years of both Harry and Leona Helmsley's cutthroat control of their eponymonous empire, this made-for-TV movie chronicles both the high and low points of the couple's life together.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, cynical
Plot: manipulations, unfulfillment, rise and fall, ambition, dishonesty, crimes, blind ambition, manipulation, cons and scams, couple relations, couples, hotel ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 50s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Stick Up Kids (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: People always told Santos he was something special. His Uncle told him to get a skill, so he became a hustler and with his three,they became "The Stick Up Kids" Harlem would never be the same. They thought they had it all... Money, cars, ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, urban ghetto life, friends, crimes, criminal's revenge, buddies, cons and scams, society, dishonesty, urban ghetto, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, harlem, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Blue River (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Edward's father walked out on his family years ago. In the years since, his mother has become a fundamentalist Christian and fallen for the school's self-righteous principal, Henry Howland. When Howland begins to mistreat Edward's ...
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: dysfunctional family, arson, teenage life, family life, school, vengeance, small town, small town life, family relations, family problems, siblings relations, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Banshee: Origins (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Banshee: Origins is a series of webisodes based on the American drama television series produced by Cinemax called Banshee. The series offers flashbacks in-between the time where Lucas Hood was arrested and when Sheriff Lucas Hood first arrived in ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, crimes, criminal heroes, tough heroes, heroes, small town, sheriff, vigilante, tough law enforcer, rivalry, crime, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Winter People (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young widower moves with his daughter into a North Carolina mountain town in 1934. He quickly takes up with a young woman with an illegitimate baby. First he must prove himself to her father and her three brothers. He does so first by joining them ...
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: mountain, widower, vengeance, babies and infants, parents and children, unfulfilled love, siblings relations, couples, haunted by the past, love and romance, tragic love, youth ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 664
The Hot Potato (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The 'Hot Potato' is an exciting new British period ‘caper movie’, in the spirit of ‘The Italian Job’ and ‘Two Way Stretch’ and is based on real events which took place at the end of the 1960s in London’s East End.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, hitman, nuclear threat, crimes, chase, danger, dishonesty, cons and scams, criminal heroes, car chase, gangsters, road trip ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: europe, england, london, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 350
Nevada (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chrysty walks through the desert carrying nothing and heading nowhere. She enters a very small town called Silver City. The local community of woman is intrigued by the sudden arrival of an attractive stranger and they find out that Chrysty left a ...
Style: touching, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: small town, mysterious character, on the run, pregnancy, village, feminism, infidelity, desert, village life, small town life, gays and lesbians, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
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Summer Heat (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The young wife of a tobacco farmer falls in love with their handsome hired hand.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: graphic violence, love and romance, deadly, murderous pair, romance, crimes, dishonesty, looking for love, love affair, infidelity, destructive relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Skydivers (1963)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A woman seeks revenge on her former lover, who owns a skydiving business.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: skydiving, infidelity, couple relations, obsession, crime, crimes, dishonesty, small town, vengeance, conspiracy, couples, mix up ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, crimes, betrayal, crime gone awry, dishonesty, partners, criminal heroes, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: murder, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, who done it, crimes, dishonesty, couples, deadly, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 1K
The Touch (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A seemingly happy Swedish housewife and mother begins an adulterous affair with a foreign archaeologist who is working near her home.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: love affair, infidelity, destructive relationship, human nature, couple relations, love triangle, small town, introspection, fall in love, moral dilemma, small town life, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 922
In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, danger, deadly, dishonesty, couples, crimes, murder, scalpel, suspicion, crime, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Return to Peyton Place (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Residents of the small town of Peyton Place aren't pleased when they realize they're the characters in local writer Allison MacKenzie's controversial first novel. A sequel to the hit 1957 film.
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, family relations, society, love affair, social decay, teenage life, small town life, parents and children, haunted by the past, youth, single parent ...
Time: 50s
Place: new york, usa, massachusetts, new hampshire, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 263
The Runaway (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the birth of two boys, one white and one black, a mysterious and powerful Conjure Woman (Maya Angelou) prophesies that they will start the change. Growing up as best friends in rural Georgia in the 1940s, the boys make a discovery that leads the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, interracial relations, mystery, murder, social relations, crimes, dishonesty, lifestyle, deadly, law enforcement, society, friendship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 246
Forfeit (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An armored car guard's elaborate plan for revenge is threatened by his relationship with an old friend -- a brilliant and unpredictable television preacher.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: prison, haunted by the past, vengeance, criminal heroes, couples, dishonesty, life is a bitch, rivalry, betrayal, scapegoat, heist, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 2K
Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ethan Tell is a small time crook who makes a big-time score when he steals 1 million dollars. Ironically, his life radically changes for the worst when he discovers that stealing the money was the easy part and he now must keep his partner, his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, life turned upside down, danger, rivalry, on the run, dishonesty, going straight, chases and races, graphic violence, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%