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New Town Killers (2008)
 5.6
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New Town Killers (2008)
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: psychological, exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: chase, manhunt, crimes, survival, mind game, rich and poor, danger, on the run, deadly, life turned upside down, betrayal, track down, urban, chases and races, dishonesty, murderous pair, disorder, rivalry, down on your luck, power relations, spy, orphan, sociopath, banker, frame up ...
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, danger, deadly, rivalry, crime and dishonesty mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like New Town Killers: The Net 2.0 (2006), Absolute Deception (2013), Setup (2011), Free Fall (2014), Night of the Running Man (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 3K
The Net 2.0 (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The life of a young computer systems analyst is thrown into turmoil after arriving in Istanbul to start a new job. She soon finds her passport missing, her credit cards useless, her bank account empty and her identity stolen. As the story progresses ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, dishonesty, woman in danger, crimes, life turned upside down, mind game, frame up, mistaken identity, danger, disorder, law enforcement, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Absolute Deception (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A widowed reporter recruits the help of a federal agent to investigate her late husband's secrets, but the two become the target of unknown attackers. When FBI Agent John Nelson’s key informant, Miles, is abducted and shot, all that’s left ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: special agents, uncover truth, manhunt, investigation, undercover, murder, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, danger, couple relations, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, hong kong, australia, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.4
 20K
Setup (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of friends plan out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the other by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, danger, gangsters, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, betrayal, crime, prisoner, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.4
 2K
Free Fall (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Upwardly-mobile executive Jane (Sarah Butler) uncovers evidence that that her high powered boss may have been murdered, prompting the corporation to dispatch a "crisis manager" (D.B. Sweeny) to ensure that the truth never gets out. Now, ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: elevator, trapped in an elevator, assassin, trapped, assassination attempt, crimes, manhunt, survival, danger, deadly, skyscraper, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Night of the Running Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Las Vegas cab driver finds a million dollars of stolen money in his cab after his fare is murdered. Soon after, a ruthless hitman is in persuit; he will stop at nothing to recover the money and dispose of all witnesses.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: on the run, hitman, chase, crimes, gangsters, danger, tough heroes, heist, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.6
 2K
Kidnap (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India, China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A fortnight before her eighteenth birthday, Sonia goes missing. Her family receives a call informing them that she has been kidnapped and her estranged father, a US-based businessman, must now follow the kidnapper’s instructions to the letter if ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, chase, vengeance, mind game, family relations, parents and children, confined, hostages, rescue, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.7
 5K
The Prey (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A robber escapes from prison with a single objective in mind: to track down his former cellmate, a serial killer who intends to pin his crimes on him. A cop is sent after the robber who, despite his best efforts, soon becomes Public Enemy Number ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, manhunt, prison, on the run, false accusation, hidden identity, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, crime, family life, dishonesty, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.1
 926
Golden Slumber (2010)
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 ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: manhunt, danger, chase, wrong place wrong time, who to trust, life turned upside down, dishonesty, disorder, assassination, delivery, urban, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.2
 2K
Headshot (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hitman named Tul is shot in the head during an assignment. When he wakes up from a two month coma Tul discovers that he literally sees everything upside down.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, deadly, dishonesty, life turned upside down, secret movement, honest law enforcer, rivalry, disorder, frame up, danger, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Family: Ties of Blood (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
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 ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, vengeance, rivalry, confined, hostages, danger, dishonesty, vigilantism, bollywood, dysfunctional family, chef ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.7
 2K
The Lookout (2012)
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, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, manhunt, police detective, rivalry, track down, deadly, heist, crimes, chase, sniper, escapades, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.3
 10K
Masculine (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: police investigation, law enforcement, track down, chase, danger, crimes, tough law enforcer, riddles and clues, chases and races, female detective, sex trafficking, child prostitution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 3K
Swelter (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten years after their casino heist, four escaped convicts trace their former partner to a desert town, where he is now a lawman with no memory of his criminal past.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, betrayal, uncover truth, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, small town, police shootout, chases and races, memory loss, police officer killed, police officer shot in the head ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.2
 1K
Live! (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
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, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: moral dilemma, criminal heroes, crimes, danger, rescue, on the run, odd couple, hunter, pursuit, in the woods, gangsters, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.4
 793
Ready 2 Die (2014)
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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, murder, chase, dishonesty, disorder, law enforcement, heist, police corruption, deadly, danger, crime gone awry, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 2K
On the Job (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 118 min.
Story: On The Job is about the ambitions and passions of four men trying to make a living, for themselves and their families. It shows the parallels between two prison inmates who are contract killers, and the two agents of the law investigating the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, urban, danger, corrupt law enforcer, in-laws, honest law enforcer, assassination, deadly, dishonesty, crime, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 17K
The Yellow Sea (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The region where the borders of North Korea, China, and Russia come together, forms a sort of modern day wild west, where more than half of the population relies on illegal activity in order to survive. In Yanbian, on the Chinese side of the border, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, stabbing, life is a bitch, crime, illegal immigrant, on the run, gangsters, chases and races, danger, survival, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
 3K
The Crew (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Hoping to raise enough capital to finance a legitimate business and leave behind his life of crime, Liverpool underworld boss Ged Brennan sends his brother Ratter and a crew to pull a daring final heist. But when Ratter kills a drug kingpin during ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, criminal heroes, siblings relations, gangsters, crime, gays and lesbians, crimes, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Beyond Hypothermia (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A mysterious and highly successful hitwoman in Hong Kong is paid to assassinate top-level crime bosses. After beginning a relationship with a noodle vendor, she decides to travel to South Korea to complete one last job. Unfortunately, the dead ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassination, crime, track down, betrayal, survival, vengeance, gang, criminal heroes, gangsters, dishonesty, gory ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, cambodia, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 2K
Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ethan Tell is a small time crook who makes a big-time score when he steals 1 million dollars. Ironically, his life radically changes for the worst when he discovers that stealing the money was the easy part and he now must keep his partner, his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, criminal heroes, crime, chases and races, crimes, on the run, danger, life turned upside down, heist, dishonesty, going straight
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 163
Ladies Night (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Insurance investigators track a serial killer who seduces women with access to big bucks, convinces them to embezzle, then kills them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, danger, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, deadly, police investigation, rivalry, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.4
 613
Ten Dead Men (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You can’t outrun your past. That is the extremely painful lesson that Ryan (Brendan Carr)is learning right now, as spectres of his past life of crime have returned to haunt him, destroying the only person he holds dear, and nearly killing him in ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, crime, gangsters, crimes, heroes, vengeance, danger, prodigy, gory, betrayal, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Assassin Next Door (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel, France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In an old apartment building on the wrong side of the tracks, two women, unknown to each other, live across the hall on the second floor. Galia is an assassin involved against her will with the local sex-traffic mafia. All she wants is to reunite ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: chase, hitman, woman in danger, disobey, danger, on the run, vengeance, friendship, rivalry, crimes, deadly, russian mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.4
 614
Backflash (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is released from prison and heads home to help outwit a local mob boss and pull off the scam of a lifetime.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, deadly, murder, heist, cons and scams, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, chases and races, criminal's revenge, crime, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Johan Falk: Organizatsija Karayan (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Johan Falk's stepdaughter Nina has gotten in contact with her biological father, Orjan, discovering that he is in debt to an Estonian construction company in Gothenburg, leading to Nina's kidnapping.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: crimes, gangsters, chases and races, crime, danger, tough law enforcer, police investigation, chase, urban, law enforcement, organized crime, police procedural
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Black Angel Vol. 1 (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Plot: girls with guns, femme fatale, rape and revenge, vengeance, destiny, hitman, danger, gang, track down, deadly, cliche, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.9
 5K
The Suspect (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Dong-chul was the best special field agent in North Korea, but he’s abandoned by his government during a mission. While on the run, he looks for his wife and child, who were sold as slaves to China, only to discover their corpses. He soon finds ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: political intrigue, undercover, assassination, espionage, hitman, false accusation, on the run, intrigue, danger, political conspiracy, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
House of the Rising Sun (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ray, an ex-cop, is starting a new life looking to stay out of trouble. One evening, on Ray's watch, the nightclub he works for is robbed and the owner's son is shot dead. As his criminal past is exposed Ray hunts for the person responsible ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, nightclub, heroes, tough heroes, urban, investigation, gangsters, crimes, crime, chases and races, protagonist as suspect, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story centers on Charlie, a Los Angeles billionaire financial whiz who goes into self-imposed exile in Tijuana after his empire is revealed to have been a Ponzi scheme. While looking for the woman he abandoned there 25 years before, Charlie is ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, crimes, crime, on the run, survival, police corruption, vengeance, cons and scams, special agents, criminal's revenge, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, los angeles, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 29
Blackhats (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "blackhats" is about a reformed, hot-tempered bounty hunter, whom, finds his new harmonious life as a Fugitive Recovery Agent threatened, when he must track down a group of cyber hackers before they are assassinated by a rival bounty ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, deadly, track down, going straight, danger, chase, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, starting over, assassination attempt, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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