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The Last Don (1997)
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The Last Don (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 258 min.
Story: Sprawling Mario Puzo novel about an Italian family of gangsters draws the inevitable comparison to "The Godfather", but does find its own direction. Headed by Don Domenico Clericuzio, the family executes a rival gang on the night of the Don's daughter's wedding, including her new husband, the son of his rival. Unfortunately the daughter gets pregnant and the repercussions of the night drift into the future. Spanning 1964-1985, the film jumps forward with the growing up of the grandson who has grown ruthless and scheming. A co-rival in the family is a nephew who has been raise to take his father's place in the family as a hitman and has established his place by assassinating a man who killed a Senator's daughter. However, he is proven to not be ruthless enough and moves into the family's casino business in Vegas. When the nephew falls in love with a beautiful actress, everything is set in place for the grandson to set up a coupe to take over the family.
Style: atmospheric, rough, gloomy, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, crimes, honeymoon, mafia, organized crime, daughter, grandson, family relations, parents and children, star, crime, family life, ambition, blind ambition, urban, retired, aging, criminal heroes, execution, unfulfillment, take over, tough guy, grandfather, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, usa

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Most similar movies to The Last Don

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about crimes, crime, gangsters, mafia, organized crime, criminal heroes and murder mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Last Don: The Sopranos (1999), The Godfather (1972), The Godfather: Part III (1990), Boardwalk Empire (2010), Brotherhood (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Sopranos (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: The Sopranos is an American television drama created by David Chase. The series revolves around the New Jersey-based Italian-American mobster Tony Soprano and the difficulties he faces as he tries to balance the conflicting requirements of his home ...
Style: dark humor, serious, psychological, rough, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, mafia, crime, criminal heroes, family life, killings, crimes, psychiatrist, ambition, family relations, racial slur ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: new jersey, usa
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100%
 9.2
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The Godfather (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, atmospheric, family saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, organized crime, pride and honor, gang war, criminal heroes, crimes, greed, mob boss, lawyer, cosa nostra, power struggle ...
Time: 50s, 40s, 1940s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, new york, sicily, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Don II (1998)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: As the elder don dies, his young heir moves into the position. He quickly proves to be as ruthless as he tries to discover who has launched a plot to overthrow his rule and may be infiltrating other families. In a left over plot line, his aunt ...
Style: realistic, bleak, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, crime, step parent, gangsters, criminal heroes, special agents, secret agents, criminal's revenge, rivalry, crimes, family business, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Godfather: Part III (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don, Michael Corleone seeks forgiveness for his sins while taking a young protege under his wing.
Style: epic, stylized, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, helicopter, christianity, organized crime, assassination, priest, pope, confession, lawyer, vatican, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1979, year 1980
Place: italy, usa, europe, new york, sicily ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Boardwalk Empire (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Boardwalk Empire is a period drama focusing on Enoch "Nucky" Thompson (based on the historical Enoch L. Johnson), a political figure who rose to prominence and controlled Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the Prohibition period of the ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, crimes, mob boss, smuggling, criminal heroes, businessman, corruption, politician, americana, ambitious, crime boss ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: new jersey, usa, chicago illinois, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Brotherhood (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A working-class Irish family rules a city built on loyalty and corruption. The Caffee brothers, Tommy, a rising politician desperate for reelection, and Michael, a hardened criminal returning from seven years on the run and eager to reclaim his ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: organized crime, politician, dysfunctional family, irish, crimes, ambition, political corruption, family problems, mob boss, family relations, politics, criminal heroes ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Black Donnellys (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Meet the Donnelly brothers: Tommy, Jimmy, Kevin and Sean. There is nothing these four Irish brothers wouldn't do to protect each other, and for them that means lying, cheating, stealing and, occasionally, calling the cops. Narrated by wannabe ...
Style: rough, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, murder, crimes, childhood sweetheart, irish, mafia, vengeance, blind ambition, family business, uninhibited rivalry, suspicion, young man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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50%
 8.1
 4K
Underbelly (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Underbelly is an Australian television true crime-drama series which broadcasts on the Nine Network. Each series is based on real-life events.
Style: captivating, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, mafia, gang war, violence spree, family relations, lawyer, power struggle, mystery, criminal heroes, gangsters, mob boss, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.6
 11K
Magic City (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Set in 1959 Miami, Florida shortly after the Cuban Revolution, Magic City tells the story of Ike Evans, the owner of Miami's most glamorous hotel, the Miramar Playa. Evans is forced to make an ill-fated deal with Miami mob boss Ben Diamond to ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, stylized, serious, sexy ...
Plot: organized crime, hotel, mob boss, lifestyle, power struggle, ambition, intrigue, maid, businessman, rivals, secret, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1960s, year 1959
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 12K
Gotti (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, organized crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, godfather, violence, family relations, parents and children, crime, crimes, ambition, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1984, year 2002
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.8
 2K
Wiseguy (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Vinnie Terranova does time in a New Jersey penitentiary to set up his undercover role as an agent for the OCB (Organized Crime Bureau) of the United States. His roots in a traditional Italian city neighborhood form the underlying dramatic base ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover agent, organized crime, working undercover, investigation, crimes, gangsters, dishonesty, law enforcement, undercover, tough law enforcer, special agents, fbi ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.9
 7K
The Take (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Freddie Jackson is just out of prison. He's done his time, made the right connections and now he's ready to use them. His wife Jackie dreams of having her husband home but she's forgotten the rows and the girls Freddie can't ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, mafia, crimes, gangsters, betrayal, respect, power struggle, criminal heroes, relatives, the underworld, mob boss, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.5
 3K
Corleone (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Il Capo dei Capi (The Boss of the Bosses) is a six-part Italian miniseries which debuted on Canale 5 between October and November 2007. It tells the story of Salvatore Riina, alias Totò u Curtu, a mafioso boss from Corleone, Sicily. Riina is played ...
Style: rough, captivating, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, mafia, crimes, bribery, notoriety, cat and mouse, organized crime, speculation, corrupt politician, prison, corruption ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 50s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: italy, sicily, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Top Dog (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hooligan boss Billy Evans has it all - a successful business, a beautiful family and respect on the terraces. But when he clashes with gangster Mickey over a backstreet proetection racket, Billy soon finds himself out of his depth as they look to ...
Style: tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, crimes, rivalry, ambition, downfall, gang, unfulfillment, blind ambition, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Godfather: A Novel for Television (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 434 min.
Story: A seven-hours-plus adaptation of Francis Ford Coppola's "The Godfather" and "The Godfather, Part II" - with new scenes added and some old ones lengthened. Originally broadcast on the NBC television network in November of ...
Style: epic, serious, rough, captivating, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang war, crime boss, family business, rise and fall, crimes, rise to the top, parents and children, gangsters, criminal heroes, crime, unfulfillment, godparent ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1950s, 1920s
Place: europe, italy, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.4
 2K
Crime Story (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crime Story is an American TV drama, created by Gustave Reininger and Chuck Adamson, that premiered in 1986 and ran for two seasons on NBC. The executive producer was Michael Mann, who had left his other series Miami Vice to oversee Crime Story and ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Plot: police detective, tough heroes, law enforcement, crimes, gangsters, tough law enforcer, police, organized crime, police protagonist, danger, betrayal, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.2
 420K
Casino (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 178 min.
Story: The life of the gambling paradise – Las Vegas – and its dark mafia underbelly.
Style: realistic, clever, rough, stylized, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, mafia, rise and fall, crime, organized crime, criminal heroes, blind ambition, crimes, drug abuse, fbi, greed, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, year 1980, year 1983 ...
Place: las vegas, usa, costa rica, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 233
Breaking Point (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Mafia tries to take revenge against a man who testified against them in court.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vigilante, mafia, rebellion, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, chases and races, blind ambition, witnessing a crime, gangsters, vigilantism ...
Time: 70s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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My Kingdom (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A powerful dynasty, headed by a charismatic, manipulative father, falls when he decides to hand over his criminal empire to his three corrupt and power-hungry daughters. Kath runs a brothel down by the docks, Tracy owns a soccer team and Jo, a ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: parents and children, crime, manipulations, drug dealing, family relations, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, urban, aging, criminal heroes, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 202 min.
Story: In the continuing saga of the Corleone crime family, a young Vito Corleone grows up in Sicily and in 1910s New York. In the 1950s, Michael Corleone attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba.
Style: captivating, epic, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, crimes, ambition, criminal heroes, rise to the top, organized crime, corruption, crime boss, death, casino, corrupt politician ...
Time: 40s, 50s, 20th century, 20s, 60s ...
Place: cuba, italy, new york, sicily, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 520
Mafiosa (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 416 min.
Story: By the will of her dead uncle who was murdered Sandra Paoli is propelled to the head of a powerful mafia clan. She becomes a respected, but also hated, woman in a world of men, murder and criminality.
Style: rough, serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: criminal's revenge, family business, rivalry, mafia, gang, family problems, betrayal, murder, drug dealing, police corruption, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Honor Thy Father (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joseph Bologna stars as Bill Bonanno in this made-for-television adaptation of the controversial bestseller from Gay Talese, chronicling the rise of New York's infamous Bonanno organized crime family. When his father disappears in 1964 and Bill ...
Style: cynical, rough, serious, realistic, semi documentary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, deadly, tough heroes, gays and lesbians, gangsters, crimes, crime, ambition, criminal, violence, murder, killer ...
Time: 60s, year 1967, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 7K
Vegas (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Ralph Lamb wants to be left in peace to run his ranch, but Las Vegas is now swelling with outsiders and corruption which are intruding on his simple life. Recalling Lamb's command as a military police officer during World War II, the Mayor ...
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, stylized, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sheriff, cowboy, greed, district attorney, rivalry, horse, police investigation, gangsters, crimes, crime, tough law enforcer, power struggle ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1960, year 1961
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Public Morals (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the early 1960's in New York City's Public Morals Division, where cops walk the line between morality and criminality as the temptations that come from dealing with all kinds of vice can get the better of them.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, moral dilemma, law enforcement, partners, crimes, partners against crime, crime, temptation, united states of america, gangster
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 723
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: lone wolves, crimes, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, hitman, murder, vengeance, deadly, criminal's revenge, rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 2K
Bella Mafia (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Don Roberto Luciano turns informer for the biggest Mafia trial in history, but his family pays a terrible price.
Style: captivating, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, mafia, murder, monastery, filicide, revenge, crime, betrayal, family life, rivalry, godparent, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.5
 7K
Mob City (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The true story of a decades-long conflict between the Los Angeles Police Department, under the determined leadership of Police Chief William Parker, and ruthless criminal elements led by Mickey Cohen, a one-time boxer who rose to the top of ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, mafia, lapd, power struggle, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, actress, law enforcement, conflict, police chief, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 50s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.4
 9K
Brigada (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 750 min.
Story: Brigada, also known as Law of the Lawless, is a Russian 15-episode crime mini-series that debuted in 2002. It became very popular, but received mixed reviews due to accusations in aestheticization of violence. The miniseries follows the story of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: crimes, criminal heroes, gang, mafia, crime boss, gangsters, organized crime, buddies, murder, russian, crime, characters in danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 8K
Mobsters (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story of a group of friends in turn of the century New York, from their early days as street hoods to their rise in the world of organized crime...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, betrayal, murder, gangsters, crime, vengeance, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, tough heroes, blind ambition, organized crime ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, las vegas, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.2
 6K
Gotti (1996)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: John Gotti, the head of a small New York mafia crew breaks a few of the old family rules. He rises to become the head of the Gambino family and the most well-known mafia boss in America. Life is good, but suspicion creeps in, and greed, ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough
Plot: crime boss, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, rise to the top, city life, blind ambition, gangsters, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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