Movies like Sinners and Saints

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Sinners and Saints
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In lawless storm ravaged New Orleans, eleaguered Detective Sean Riley is trying to cope with the death of his young son and the abandonment of his wife. Facing a probable suspension from the department, Riley is teamed with a young homicide Detective, Will Ganz, to help solve a series of brutal murders that have plunged the city into a major gang war. The two quickly realize there is something far more sinister going on than either could have ever imagined.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, crime, murder, crimes, danger, gang war, street, semiautomatic pistol, street shootout, violence, deadly, police investigation, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, reluctant partners, fighting crime, chases and races, dishonesty, undercover, loss of partner, swat, death of son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and realistic films with plots about crimes, law enforcement, gunfight, violence, rivalry, murder and pistol mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Sinners and Saints: Death Toll (2008), Crooked (2006), The Shepherd (2008), S.W.A.T.: Firefight (2011), Street Kings 2: Motor City (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Death Toll
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New Orleans has the No. 1 per capita murder rating in the nation. A decade earlier the city was dubbed the "Murder Capital of the Country." Drugs and violence controlled the streets, taking a toll on the city's law enforcement, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, adventurer, criminal's revenge, master criminal, partners against crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, murder, drug dealing, fighting crime, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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Crooked
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two police detectives must protect a beautiful call girl from mob hitmen and a crooked cop.
Style: serious, rough, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, master criminal, partners against crime, special agents, tough law enforcer, racist remark, shot to death, swimming pool, witnessing a crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   76%
    User:   77%
 
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The Shepherd
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Texas cop battles ex-navy seals who are trying to traffic drugs from Mexico into the USA.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal heroes, police investigation, hostages, crime, master criminal, partners against crime, reluctant partners, kidnapping, border patrol, tough law enforcer, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, new mexico, new orleans, latin america, usa
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System:   75%
    User:   64%
 
S.W.A.T.: Firefight
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Los Angeles S.W.A.T. officer, Lt. Paul Cutler, is sent to train the Detroit S.W.A.T. team on new anti-terrorism and homeland security techniques. Cutler has a hard time settling into his assignment as he locks horns with his new captain and ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, crime, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, tough law enforcer, daring rescue, fighting crime, swat team, officers and cadets, basic training, hitman, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
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System:   67%
    User:   67%
 
Street Kings 2: Motor City
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ray Liotta (Goodfellas) delivers an intense, electrifying performance in this explosive follow-up to the gritty urban crime thriller Street Kings. Liotta plays Detroit detective Marty Kingston, the leader of an undercover narcotics team, whose ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, crime, police corruption, police investigation, urban, crimes, violence, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
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System:   62%
    User:   56%
 
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The Hitman
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After surviving an attempt on his life by his former partner, officer Cliff Garrett (Norris) exacts revenge on those who wronged him by going undercover as a hit man. He works to gain the reputation and trust needed in order to be accepted by the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
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Bullet to the Head
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Duration: 92 min.
Story: After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
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    User:   54%
 
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Blood Out
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When big city detectives refuse to further investigate his kid brother's gang related murder, small town Sheriff Michael Spencer drops the badge and goes undercover to find his brother's killer and avenge his death.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   46%
 
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    User:   44%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One of Tanaka's underlings has stolen a rare statuette that he had planned to use as a peace offering between the local Yakusa and Chinese Tong. He hires two private investigators to exchange ransom money to recover the statuette, but the trade ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
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    User:   58%
 
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Ticker
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ray Nettles, a detective of San Francisco, and his partner Fuzzy must take up to one of the most dangerous terrorist gangs of the city. When one of the terrorists, the beautiful scientist Claire Manning is arrested, Swan, the leader of the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, hostages, crime, master criminal, one man army, reluctant partners, chase, tough law enforcer, race against time, unlikely partners, terrorism, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
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Country: USA
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Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   42%
 
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Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
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Duration: 95 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
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    User:   44%
 
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Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
The Last of the Finest
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An elite group of vice cops are fired from the L.A.P.D. for being over-zealous in their war against drugs. It is immediately apparent that some of their superiors are involved in the drug ring. Banded together, four of the banned cops (which quickly ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, master criminal, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, crime, witnessing a crime, against the rules, beretta, police shootout, drug dealer, drug dealing, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   43%
 
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Raw Deal
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Mark Kaminsky is kicked out of the FBI for his rough treatment of a suspect. He winds up as the sheriff of a small town in North Carolina. FBI Chief Harry Shannon, whose son has been killed by a mobster named Patrovina, enlists Kaminsky in a ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, crime, vengeance, fbi, mob, revenge, mafia, car chase, vigilante, criminal heroes, brutality, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, twentieth century, year 1986
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
The Fast and the Furious
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Domenic Toretto is a Los Angeles street racer suspected of masterminding a series of big-rig hijackings. When undercover cop Brian O'Conner infiltrates Toretto's iconoclastic crew, he falls for Toretto's sister and must choose a side: ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, undercover cop, undercover, gang, kick-butt women, cars, racing, car race, motorcycle, heist, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   100%
 
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War
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: FBI agent Jack Crawford is out for revenge when his partner is killed and all clues point to the mysterious assassin Rogue. But when Rogue turns up years later to take care of some unfinished business, he triggers a violent clash of rival gangs. ...
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, revenge, chase, crime, hitman, fbi, assassin, betrayal, assassination, car chase, kung fu ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   44%
 
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Sabotage
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In "Sabotage", Arnold Schwarzenegger leads an elite DEA task force that takes on the world's deadliest drug cartels. When the team successfully executes a high-stakes raid on a cartel safe house, they think their work is done - until, ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   40%
    User:   47%
 
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Skin Trade
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand, Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After his family is killed by a Serbian gangster with international interests. NYC detective Nick goes to S.E. Asia and teams up with a Thai detective to get revenge and destroy the syndicates human trafficking network.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer, crime, strong sexual content, vengeance, tough heroes, sex slavery, crimes, heroes, human trafficking, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand, usa, bangkok thailand, cambodia ...
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System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
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The Last Stand
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ray Owens is sheriff of the quiet US border town of Sommerton Junction after leaving the LAPD following a bungled operation. Following his escape from the FBI, a notorious drug baron, his gang, and a hostage are heading toward Sommerton Junction ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, car chase, hostage, fbi, chase, violence, tough law enforcer, revenge, violent, weapons, gunfight, fighting crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa, las vegas, california, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   48%
 
A Force of One
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karate champion Matt Logan is enlisted by the police to train officers in self-defense after narcotics agents are killed by an assailant using the martial arts.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crime, police investigation, master criminal, partners against crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, karate, track down, vengeance, police corruption ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, vietnam
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System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
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The Organization
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a group of young revolutionaries break into a company's corporate headquarters and steal $5,000,000 worth of heroin to keep it off the street, they call on San Francisco Police Lieutenant Virgil Tibbs for assistance.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, fighting the system, police investigation, master criminal, partners against crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, murder, army investigation, drug dealing, fighting crime, police corruption ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
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System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
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Trespass
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two Arkansas firemen, Vince and Don, get hold of a map that leads to a cache of stolen gold in an abandoned factory in East St. Louis. What they don't know is that the factory is in the turf of a local gang, who come by to execute one of their ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, gangsters, murder, chase, police investigation, hitman, revenge, gang, gangster, violence, drug dealing, hostage ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: arkansas, usa, new orleans
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System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
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Black Rain
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. In Japan, however, he manages to escape. As they try to track him down, ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, culture clash, chase, organized crime, violence, mafia, gangster, police, motorcycle, neo noir, brutality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, usa, new york ...
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System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
Streets of Blood
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A police officer's partner has died during Hurricane Katrina, but he later discovers that his partner may have been murdered. An investigation follows, taking the officer and his new partner into the depths of the criminal underworld.
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, hip hop, police corruption, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, investigation, drug dealing, murder, chaos and mayhem, working undercover, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
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System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
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Dark Angel
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jack Caine is a Houston vice cop who's forgotten the rule book. His self-appointed mission is to stop the drugs trade and the number one supplier Victor Manning. Whilst involved in an undercover operation to entrap Victor Manning, his partner ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, misfit partners, urban, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, space and aliens, danger, crimes, overdose, undercover cop, evidence, heroin ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: texas, houston texas
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System:   36%
    User:   37%
 

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