Movies like Sleepless Night

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Sleepless Night (2011)
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Sleepless Night
Original name: Nuit Blanche
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Vincent is a crooked cop whose drug heist goes wrong when he is stabbed and the criminals he is robbing discover his identity. Vincent escapes with a huge bag of cocaine, but discovers his loot belongs to a powerful mob boss who kidnaps Vincent's son. Vincent has until the end of the night to return the stash and save his son.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime gone awry, nightclub, family in danger, crime, crimes, danger, anti heroes, kidnapping, gangsters, chase, drug dealing, police corruption, chases and races, law enforcement, rivalry, family problems, cop as target, corrupt law enforcer, ransom, cocaine, corrupt cop
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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Fugitives
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Chile
60 min.
 8.2
The Raid 2
Action, Crime, Thriller
Indonesia, USA
150 min.
 8.0
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Most similar movies to Sleepless Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, crime, rivalry, gangsters, chase, chases and races and danger mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Sleepless Night: Diamond 13 (2009), 22 Bullets (2010), Contraband (2012), A Lonely Place to Die (2011), The Red Siren (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Diamond 13
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A cop goes up against his lifelong friend, who has become one of the city's biggest drug traffickers.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, crime, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, friends, buddies, drug dealing, police corruption, partners, drug, gun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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System:   95%
    User:   91%
 
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22 Bullets
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Charly Matteï has turned his back on his life as an outlaw. For the last three years, he's led a peaceful life devoting himself to his wife and two children. Then, one winter morning, he's left for dead in the parking garage in ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, mafia, violence, crime, gangsters, murder, chase, kidnapping, brutality, hospital, betrayal, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   76%
 
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 6.5
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Contraband
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When his brother-in-law runs afoul of a drug lord, family man Chris Farraday turns to a skill he abandoned long ago – smuggling – to repay the debt. But the job goes wrong, and Farraday finds himself wanted by cops, crooks and killers alike.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, betrayal, heist, revenge, car chase, violence, murder, drugs/alcohol, chases and races, crimes, chase, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   84%
 
A Lonely Place to Die
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of five mountaineers are hiking and climbing in the Scottish Highlands when they discover a young Serbian girl buried in a small chamber in the wilderness. They become caught up in a terrifying game of cat and mouse with the kidnappers as ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, kidnapping, chase, survival, mountaineer, chases and races, in the woods, danger, sniper, rescue, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   100%
 
The Red Siren
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Nearly 13, Alice rebels, telling the Paris police that her mother is a murderer. Alice has no evidence; her mother, Eva, rich and powerful, avoids charges. Alice promptly runs away, determined to find her dad whom she claims lives in Portugal. The ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, fugitives, police station, crime, master criminal, tough law enforcer, chase, manhunt, on the run, hitman, track down, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, europe, france, lisbon portugal, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   79%
 
 6.6
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Paris by Night
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Police commander Simon Weiss, head of the division that supervises Paris’s demi-monde, starts out on his nightly tour of bars, discos and strip clubs, making sure once again that the owners don’t bend the rules too far. Weiss knows he’s ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, crime, crimes, nightclub, dishonesty, law enforcement, anti heroes, urban, gangsters, fighting crime, intrigue, nightlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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System:   73%
    User:   72%
 
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Cold Sweat
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the Korean War, Joe Moran, is convicted for striking a colonel. Imprisoned in Germany he encounters his former company commander Captain Ross, jailed for black marketeering. Together with Ross' cohorts Joe agrees to escape with them, but ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, kidnapping, chases and races, crime, confined, danger, crimes, crash, cabin, boat, gun, revenge ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, cote d'azur, french riviera, south of france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   59%
 
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36th Precinct
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Film takes place in Paris, where two cops are competing for the vacant seat of chief of police while in the middle of a search for a gang of violent thieves. The movie is directed by Olivier Marchal, a former police officer who spent 12 years ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, vengeance, police corruption, police investigation, betrayal, police, corruption, investigation, justice, violence, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   69%
 
 7.1
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Leak 2000
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a book about an infamous real scandal in the Dutch crime scene, the film aims at exposing the horrors caused by corruption on both sides of the law. A rookie policeman is coerced into obtaining secret information from a childhood friend ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, betrayal, drug dealing, investigation, police investigation, crimes, drug ring, old friend, criminal gang, dishonesty, law enforcement, police corruption ...
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   59%
 
Towards Darkness
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Deals with 90 minutes in a kidnapped hostage's life, and the frustration his family, a special ops team, and a man in charge of delivering the ransom money all feel as they rush to save him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, crime, crime gone awry, daring rescue, race against time, terrorism, kidnapping, missing person, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   80%
 
District 13: Ultimatum
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector that is controlled by five different gang bosses, before the city's secret services take drastic measures to solve the problem.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, prison escape, corruption, car chase, undercover cop, crime, fight scenes, on the run, urban ghetto, vigilante, conspiracy ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: france, europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   70%
 
Hunter Will Get You
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: L'Alpagueur is a free-lance spy from the French secret agency. He's put on the investigation about L'epervier, a serial-killer who employs young boys to help him robbing banks before killing them.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, criminal's revenge, fugitives, master criminal, bank, reluctant partners, prison, bounty hunter, tough law enforcer, serial killer, drug dealing, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   67%
 
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Go Fast
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Marek, a crime squad officer, sets out to avenge the death of his partner and best friend, who was killed by drug traffickers. He asks for a posting to a new undercover unit created to infiltrate a drug gang that imports hashish from Morocco using ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, working undercover, crimes, crime, law enforcement, rivalry, drug dealing, undercover, vengeance, car chase, chases and races, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   55%
 
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 15K
Doberman
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The charismatic criminal Dobermann, who got his first gun when he was christened, leads a gang of brutal robbers. After a complex and brutal bank robbery, they are being hunted by the Paris police. The hunt is led by the sadistic cop Christini, who ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   63%
 
The Death and Life of Bobby Z
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A DEA agent provides former Marine Tim Kearney with a way out of his prison sentence: impersonate Bobby Z, a recently deceased drug dealer, in a hostage switch with a crime lord. When the negotiations go awry, Kearney flees, with Z's son in tow.
Style: twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, crime, vengeance, chases and races, crimes, danger, dishonesty, drug trade, vineyard, drug lord, booby trap ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, mexico, latin america, usa, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   67%
 
 4.7
 779
Ready 2 Die
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gang, crime, chase, crime gone awry, on the run, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, murder, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   53%
 
 6.1
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A Man Apart
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: serious, rough, suspense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, vigilantism, revenge, violence, justice, brutality, drugs, corruption, murder, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, california, latin america, usa, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   48%
 
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, hostage, crime, chase, heist, race against time, car chase, murder, hijacking, save the day, urban, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   58%
 
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The Nest
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Laborie is a high-flying officer in the French special forces. Her mission is to escort Abedin Nexhep, a godfather of the Albanian mafia. Charged with heading a wide-reaching prostitution network, this formidable criminal is due to stand trial ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, rough, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, police investigation, violence, criminal heroes, prison, suicide, surveillance, death, french, brutality, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   55%
 
 5.7
 2K
The Lookout
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A major police operation to take down a notorious gang of bank robbers goes horribly wrong when a rooftop sniper opens fire, killing several police officers and causing an explosive distraction in which the robbers make their getaway. Commissioner ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, track down, crimes, law enforcement, police investigation, rivalry, manhunt, violence spree, heist, chases and races, deadly, theft ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   65%
 
Easy Money II: Hard to Kill
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: JW is serving hard time in prison and struggling to get back on an honest path. There are glimmers of hope in his life - some venture capitalists are interested in a new piece of trading software he's developed, and while behind bars he's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, criminal's revenge, gangsters, on the run, chases and races, rivalry, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
Invisible Target
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Three cops team up to bring down a criminal gang of seven, who have their own hidden agenda.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal heroes, crime, gang, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   56%
 
 5.8
 886
Triad Wars
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the midst of a violent gang war, a series of misfortunes threaten the fate of a gang boss and his mob.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal heroes, gory, crime, police investigation, gang, gangsters, lone wolves, betrayal, master criminal, tough law enforcer, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   46%
 
Movie in collections
 5.7
 54K
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
Plot: police corruption, gory, brutality, crime, vengeance, police investigation, violence, car chase, revenge, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, georgia, usa, california, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
 6.7
 15K
Easy Money
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A three-tiered story centered around drugs and organized crime, and focused on a young man who becomes a runner for a coke dealer.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, danger, unlikely criminals, betrayal, drug dealing, dishonesty, taxi driver, cocaine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   42%
 
Born to Raise Hell
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: serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer, vengeance, tough heroes, danger, law enforcement, rivalry, one man army, gang, gangsters, special agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, bucharest, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   55%
 
Assault on Precinct 13
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: On New Year's Eve, inside a police station that's about to be closed for good, officer Jake Roenick must cobble together a force made up cops and criminals to save themselves from a mob looking to kill mobster Marion Bishop.
Style: suspense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, violence, crime, brutality, survival, undercover cop, police, chase, gunfight, revenge, murder, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   53%
 
 8.2
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Fugitives
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Four men become fugitives after a failed drug deal, running from north to south of Chile.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, fugitives, crime, drug dealing, crimes, gangsters, betrayal, crime gone awry, fighting crime, working undercover, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, chile, bolivia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 

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Get the Gringo
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 96 min.
Story: A career criminal (Gibson) nabbed by Mexican authorities is placed in a tough prison where he learns to survive with the help of a 9-year-old boy.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Hostage
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When a mafia accountant is taken hostage on his beat, a police officer – wracked by guilt from a prior stint as a negotiator – must negotiate the standoff, even as his own family is held captive by the mob.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   47%
    User:   43%
 
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