Movies like New Town Killers

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New Town Killers
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two private bankers, Alistair and Jamie, who have the world at their feet get their kicks from playing a 12 hour game of hunt, hide and seek with people from the margins of society. Their next target is Sean Macdonald a parentless teenager who lives with his sister on a housing estate on the outskirts of Edinburgh. She's in debt, he's going nowhere fast. Sean agrees to play for cash.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, stylized, exciting, psychological
Plot: chase, urban, manhunt, mind game, on the run, survival, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, disorder, murderous pair, track down, rich and poor, down on your luck, life turned upside down, power relations, most dangerous game, hide and seek, ethics, trapped, sociopath, bus station ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: edinburgh scotland
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films with plots about crimes, chases and races, chase, crime, danger, rivalry and deadly mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like New Town Killers: Headshot (2011), Ready 2 Die (2014), Golden Slumber (2010), Chase (2010), Black Angel Vol. 1 (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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Golden Slumber
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: When easy-going Aoyagi meets an old friend for a fishing trip, he ends up drugged, framed for the Prime Minister's assassination, and on the run from corrupt cops. It's only the beginning of what quickly becomes the worst, weirdest day of ...
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Story: Chase is an American police procedural drama television series created by Jennifer Johnson for the NBC network. The series follows a U.S. Marshals fugitive-apprehension team, based out of Houston, Texas. Jerry Bruckheimer and Johnson serve as ...
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Black Angel Vol. 1
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tokyo is a dark technopolis, a city of faceless chrome and cold marble. It is ruled by Nogi, a yakuza boss specializing in drugs and murder. He gained absolute power by executing the former boss and marrying his daughter, Chiaki. Only the mysterious ...
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    User:   56%
 
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Transparency
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Story: Five years ago David's life came undone when his young daughter fell victim to a brutal attack. The subsequent emotional fallout cost him his marriage and his job. Handicapped by guilt and anguish David abandoned his past and alienated himself. ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
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The Piano Player
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Duration: 91 min.
Story: A tale about the relationship between a businessman who launders money for a Mafia figure and his gangster bodyguard.
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Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Meet Shivani Shivaji Roy, Senior Inspector, Crime Branch, Mumbai Police, as she sets out to confront the mastermind behind the child trafficking mafia, which makes the mistake of kidnapping and smuggling a teenage girl who is like a daughter to her. ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   49%
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Go with Peace Jamil
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Arabic tale that takes place in Scandinavia. About ancient religious hatred, about love, punishment, guilt and redemption, about being responsible for one's own actions and refusing a path of violence. Jamil stands in the middle. He is ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
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System:   49%
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Easy Money II: Hard to Kill
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
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System:   48%
    User:   51%
 
Fist of the Warrior
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: First-class assassin Lee Choe (Pak) has spent years working for the mob. When his handler turns on him by killing his girlfriend and framing him for the murder, Lee stops at nothing to seek revenge. He fights back with a vengeance and violently ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
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Country: India
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Story: The story is on the concept of karma and bad deeds. It follows Viren Sahai (Amitabh Bachchan), underworld don who rules over India. His son Abhir (Sushant Singh) is spoilt and believes he can do anything due to his father's power. When ...
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Like a Dragon
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
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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: rough, twists and turns, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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Betrayal
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When one of her hits goes wrong, a professional assassin ends up with a suitcase full of a million dollars belonging to a mob boss ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, on the road, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, master criminal, assassination attempt, on the run, chase, crime gone awry, track down, kidnapping ...
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System:   40%
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Live!
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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Duration: 74 min.
Story: Early autumn, godforsaken Russian countryside. A local hunter Michail witnesses a skirmish in the middle of the forest - three men want to kill the forth, Andrey. Kind-hearted Michail helps Andrey escape and together they run from the villains who ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, clever, rough ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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Heatstroke
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On a family trip in the African desert, a research scientist unintentionally travels off course and is brutally murdered by an arms dealer. His girlfriend is put to the ultimate survival test as she attempts to evade the killers and protect his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
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Plot: desert, survival, on the run, wilderness, murder, woman in danger, chases and races, danger, deadly, crimes, escapades, off the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   40%
    User:   40%
 

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