Movies like Sinners and Saints

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Sinners and Saints (2010)
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Sinners and Saints (2010)
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, suspense, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, partners, danger, undercover, dishonesty, serial murder, gunfight, tough cop, death of son, revenge, violence, gang war, semiautomatic pistol, street, brutality, crimes, crime, murder, fighting crime, chases and races, law enforcement, deadly, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, swat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana

Most similar movies to Sinners and Saints

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, rough and realistic films with plots about crimes, law enforcement, crime, violence, rivalry, pistol and murder mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Sinners and Saints: Death Toll (2008), Scar City (1998), The Fast and the Furious (2001), Blood Out (2011), Born to Raise Hell (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Death Toll (2008)
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, criminal's revenge, reluctant partners, fighting crime, partners against crime, crime, track down, chases and races, deadly, crimes, tough law enforcer, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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100%
 5.1
 785
Scar City (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cop gets thrown in with a special police squad who are acting as assassins against hoods and who don't care who gets in the way.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, danger, police investigation, partners, tough law enforcer, undercover, dishonesty, crimes, love interest, kiss, police, police corruption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Walker investigates a murder connected with a missing government weapon. In addition, he tries to track down a teen on the run from a crime syndicate.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, chase, partners against crime, undercover, police detective, police investigation, danger, rivalry, tough heroes, crimes, crime, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Fast and the Furious (2001)
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, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, car race, car, theft, tough guy, chase, gang, chases and races, crimes, danger, law enforcement, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 4K
Blood Out (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, working undercover, vengeance, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, hitman, tough law enforcer, undercover, gangsters, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Born to Raise Hell (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hard core Interpol Agent is assigned to an Eastern European task force to target gun trafficking and dope running throughout the Balkans. While investigating a Russian gun dealer, his team is caught in a bloody street war between a Gypsy gang and ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, gang, gangsters, special agents, loss of partner, law enforcement, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, revenge, brutality, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, bucharest, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 6K
The Shepherd (2008)
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, martial arts, border patrol, partners, partners against crime, drug dealing, police investigation, deadly, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, undercover, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, mexico, new orleans, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 16K
Nighthawks (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An international terrorist has New York in a grip of panic and it's up to Det. Sgt. Deke DaSilva to take him down.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, tough law enforcer, crime, danger, master criminal, working undercover, crimes, fighting crime, hostages, hostage, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, paris france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Urban Justice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, revenge, murder, chase, investigation, martial arts, danger, car chase, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 47K
Black Rain (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
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: suspense, serious, exciting, realistic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, police investigation, partners, fish out of water, gang war, culture clash, gunfight, crime, danger, track down, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: japan, new york, asia, usa, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.6
 543
Crash and Burn (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Kevin Hawkins (Erik Palladino, E.R.) agrees to infiltrate the ruthless underground world of choppers, he is quickly thrown into a world of fast cars and high stakes. Pitted between a ruthless crime boss (Michael Madsen, ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, crimes, crime, secret agents, law enforcement, secret identity, undercover, gang, gangsters, friends, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 64K
Cobra (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A tough-on-crime street cop must protect the only surviving witness to a strange murderous cult with far reaching plans.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, tough law enforcer, serial killer, police investigation, tough heroes, murder, rivalry, fighting crime, law enforcement, resistance, danger, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 3K
The Hitman (1991)
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: rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one man army, martial arts, undercover, fighting crime, undercover cop, special agents, revenge, mafia, gang, crimes, working undercover ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 72K
Shaft (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: New York police detective John Shaft arrests Walter Wade Jr. for a racially motivated slaying. But the only eyewitness disappears, and Wade jumps bail for Switzerland. Two years later Wade returns to face trial, confident his money and influence ...
Style: stylized, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, murder, drug lord, violence, police brutality, gunfight, corruption, crime, police investigation, revenge, tough law enforcer, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, switzerland, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Caught in the Crossfire (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two detectives investigating a gang-related find themselves targeted by both gang members and crooked cops.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, profanity, investigation, police investigation, police detective, gang, deadly, crime, partners against crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bullet to the Head (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, corruption, heroes, crimes, partners, tough heroes, danger, vigilantism, deadly, violence, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 29K
Raw Deal (1986)
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, tough law enforcer, fbi, vengeance, law enforcement, gang, working undercover, criminal's revenge, crimes, rebellion, tough heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986, twentieth century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 8K
Rapid Fire (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: College student Jake Lo is pursued by smugglers, mobsters and crooked federal agents after he witnesses a murder by a Mafia kingpin.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, police corruption, gangsters, police investigation, danger, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, machismo, murder, one against many, undercover, gang war ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, bangkok thailand, chicago illinois, china, beijing china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 106K
Miami Vice (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Miami Vice is a feature film based on the 1980s action drama TV series. The film tells the story of vice detectives Crockett and Tubbs and how their personal and professional lives are dangerously getting mixed.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, drug dealing, mole, crime, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, tough law enforcer, buddies, danger, partners against crime, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: miami, havana cuba, usa, florida, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mask of the Ninja (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a heavily wooded private estate in the Malibu Hills, towering above the tumbling Pacific, millionaire CEO Kenji Takeo and his daughter, Miko, prepare for the arrival from Japan of Takeo's wife, Kumiko. But the calm of Solstice Canyon is ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, adventure, undercover, rivalry, police investigation, murder, curses spells and rituals, ghost, deadly, gangsters, gory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 17K
The Corruptor (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Danny is a young cop partnered with Nick, a seasoned but ethically tainted veteran. As the two try to stop a gang war in Chinatown, Danny relies on Nick but grows increasingly uncomfortable with the way Nick gets things done.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang war, chase, murder, partners, law enforcement, police, triad, chinatown, crime, gangsters, police investigation, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, hong kong, san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 9K
Next of Kin (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Truman Gates, a Chicago cop, sets out to find his brother's killer. Meanwhile, another of his brothers, Briar (a hillbilly) decides to find the killer himself.
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, murder, vengeance, crime, tough law enforcer, crimes, vigilantism, justice, one against many, death of brother, brother brother relationship, complex characters ...
Time: 80s
Place: kentucky, usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Direct Action (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Frank Gannon, a veteran cop, is being hunted by his fellow police officers after they learned he has betrayed the brotherhood and exposed to the feds wide scale corruption of the LAPD. He has one day left to prove his case and survive.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police detective, tough law enforcer, fighting the system, partners, rivalry, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, workplace, uncover truth, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 3.5
 6K
Ticker (2001)
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, chase, race against time, master criminal, save the day, daring rescue, police investigation, hostages, one man army, unlikely partners, tough law enforcer, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.0
 403
Crooked (2006)
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, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, murder, woman in danger, witnessing a crime, partners, police investigation, danger, chases and races, mafia, martial arts, hitman, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Streets of Blood (2009)
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: murder, investigation, police detective, undercover, law enforcement, crimes, chaos and mayhem, gunfight, ghetto, crime, dishonesty, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Force of One (1979)
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: serial killer, undercover, martial arts, karate, master criminal, dishonesty, partners, law enforcement, life is a bitch, chases and races, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 44K
A Man Apart (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Vetter's wife is killed in a botched hit organized by Diablo, he seeks revenge against those responsible. But in the process, Vetter and Hicks have to fight their way up the chain to get to Diablo but it's easier said than done when ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, crimes, tough law enforcer, cocaine, vigilantism, organized crime, drug cartel, fighting crime, tough heroes, crime, danger, tragic hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa, latin america, los angeles, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Black Moon Rising (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An FBI free-lancer stashes a stolen Las Vegas-crime tape in a high-tech car stolen by someone else.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, heist, investigation, fbi, violence, murder, revenge, car, crimes, crime, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.3
 2K
Sacrifice (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A tough undercover cop inadvertently gets involved in a dangerous heroin ring when a young defector of the drug trade leaves his five year-old sister in his care.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, partners against crime, police detective, law enforcement, danger, tough heroes, hopes, confined, deadly, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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