Movies like New Town Killers

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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, on the run, life turned upside down, betrayal, empire, hostage, graphic violence, rivalry, down on your luck, disorder, dishonesty, track down, murderous pair, power relations, spy, sociopath, orphan, banker, frame up, hide and seek ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: edinburgh scotland

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Most similar movies to New Town Killers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films with plots about crimes, danger, chases and races, deadly, rivalry, dishonesty and graphic violence mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like New Town Killers: Tell (2014), The Lost Samaritan (2008), I Against I (2012), Absolute Deception (2013), Headshot (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, rivalry, life turned upside down, on the run, going straight, dishonesty, graphic violence, sexual content, criminal heroes, money, heist, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
The Lost Samaritan (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a long night at the office, an accountant stops to help an injured motorist and ends up becoming the target of two dangerous assassins.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, crimes, police corruption, on the run, dishonesty, survival, special agents, frame up, murderous pair, graphic violence, office, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.9
 590
I Against I (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Focusing on the timeless themes of jealousy, murder and betrayal, 'I Against I' is set over one night and utilises different time lines to reveal a dark and unexpected conclusion to a simple mystery premise. The main protagonists, opposite ...
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, tense, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, twists and turns, betrayal, survival, rivalry, trapped, murder, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: special agents, murder, uncover truth, undercover, investigation, manhunt, dishonesty, journalism, law enforcement, couple relations, empire, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, cuba, australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.1
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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: neo noir, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, disorder, vengeance, dishonesty, crimes, secret movement, frame up, assassination, sex, asian, rivalry, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.4
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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: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: gangsters, martial arts, vengeance, crimes, betrayal, rivalry, murder, haunted by the past, chase, starting over, empire, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, gangsters, crimes, on the run, rivalry, special agents, law enforcement, vengeance, police corruption, swat team, armed forces, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.6
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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: stockholm syndrome, woman in danger, kidnapping, hostage, chase, mind game, vengeance, family relations, confined, rescue, rivalry, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, hostage, confined, dishonesty, rivalry, vigilantism, dysfunctional family, chef, gangsters, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: tough law enforcer, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, gangsters, chase, organized crime, police procedural, criminal, graphic violence, danger, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.1
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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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gang, murder, dishonesty, heist, disorder, criminal's revenge, on the run, crime gone awry, crimes, criminal heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 41
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: serious, exciting, tense, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, going straight, rivalry, crimes, track down, assassination attempt, chase, starting over, uninhibited rivalry, hacker, bail bondsman, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.9
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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: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, gangsters, corruption, corrupt law enforcer, assassination, honest law enforcer, politics, dishonesty, criminal heroes, prison, police brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Dossier K. (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Vincke and Verstuyft are detectives of the Antwerp police department. This time they have to deal with the Albanian mob and some problems in their own police division.
Style: serious, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, rivalry, vengeance, fighting crime, law enforcement, police detective, murder, mafia, hollywood, partners against crime, gangsters, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, albania, europe, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
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Phase IV (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Journalism student Simon Tate thinks it's strange when four students at the university suddenly die in "unrelated" accidents. When his friend, Dr. Benjamin Roanic, becomes the prime suspect and is suddenly murdered, Simon sets out to ...
Style: serious, experimental, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: aids, conspiracy, journalism, crimes, gambling, rivalry, uncover truth, life is a bitch, law enforcement, on the run, graphic violence, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, criminal heroes, track down, uncover truth, dishonesty, crimes, small town, twists and turns, police shootout, memory loss, graphic violence, police officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 606
Banshee (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A kick-ass professional car thief, Sage, (Taryn Manning), steals a classic '66 Charger on a challenge. It turns out the car belongs to a serial killer (is there another kind?), who proceeds to slice and dice her friends because he wants his car ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, crimes, mind game, race against time, criminal's revenge, heist, master criminal, psychopath, car chase, car thief, woman in danger, witnessing a crime ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 659
Black November (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Nigeria, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A volatile, oil-rich Nigerian community wages war against their corrupt government and a multi-national oil corporation to protect their land from being destroyed by excessive drilling and spills. To seek justice, a rebel organization kidnaps an ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, political conspiracy, confined, racism, terrorism, state affairs, heroes, dishonesty, crimes, conspiracy, rivalry, hijacking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nigeria, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: moral dilemma, rescue, criminal heroes, crimes, odd couple, on the run, chase, hunter, forest, graphic violence, countryside, unlikely partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.7
 607
Reflections (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Europol Agent Tom Brindle is called to Barcelona, Spain, to track down the notorious serial killer known as Pygmalion. A set of fingerprints lead to a young, volatile soldier, Marco Soler. Agent Brindle arrests Marco and intensely interrogates him, ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, manhunt, police investigation, mind game, siblings relations, track down, crimes, police detective, law enforcement, dishonesty, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
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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, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, manhunt, prison, on the run, protagonist as suspect, life is a bitch, crimes, hidden identity, false accusation, dishonesty, track down, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 517
Last Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Banner used to specialize in helping Soviet spies defect safely to the West. Banner's wife was shot to death aiding such an escape. Now, with the Cold War over, Banner is called upon to safely escort an ex-K.G.B. man who is wanted dead by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, undercover, on the run, law enforcement, rivalry, secret agents, haunted by the past, working undercover, vengeance, spy, espionage, empire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hungary, europe, ukraine, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.6
 4K
The Net 2.0 (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Turkey
Duration: 93 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: serious, suspenseful, psychological, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, woman in danger, dishonesty, life turned upside down, mind game, crimes, frame up, mistaken identity, disorder, police investigation, law enforcement, computer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.3
 3K
Switch (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Montreal, the unemployed fashion designer Sophie Malaterre is shown a website, switch.com, where it is possible to switch houses with a stranger for vacation. Sophie seeks an apartment in Paris nearby the Eiffel Tower that belongs to Bénédicte ...
Style: serious, exciting, mind bending, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: psycho killer, woman in danger, mistaken identity, chase, murder, investigation, crimes, police investigation, on the run, cons and scams, false accusation, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Go with Peace Jamil (2008)
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: realistic, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: chase, crimes, rivalry, society, social relations, introspection, gangsters, immigrants, criminal's revenge, on the run, disorder, death wish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 1K
Soundless (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, criminal's revenge, track down, on the run, hidden identity, law enforcement, police investigation, dishonesty, crimes, murder, fall in love, police ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 3K
Hard Luck (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three converging story lines involving bootleggers, a serial killer and drug dealers are followed. A former drug dealer tries to go straight, but comes across a stash of stolen drugs. Meanwhile, a middle-aged suburban housewife hides a sadistic and ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, stolen money, gangsters, track down, chase, dishonesty, drug dealing, car chase, psychopath, hitman, drug abuse, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 109
Chess Game (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mina (Priscila Fantin) is arrested for defrauding the Social Security and beyond to defend the other inmates need to escape from the prison director of surveillance (Tuca Andrada). The crime involved a Senator (Antonio Calloni), trying in every way ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: mind game, confined, prison life, criminal heroes, rivalry, crimes, prison, strong female presence, psychological torture, graphic violence, corruption
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 2K
Montana (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the mean streets of London's East End, a former Serbian commando and a fourteen-year old boy plot revenge against a powerful crime lord and his ruthless lieutenants. As our heroes prepare to take on their enemies, the boy is mentored in the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, assassin, coming of age, haunted by the past, teaching the ways of the world, crimes, gangsters, master criminal, mafia, revenge plot, commando ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
 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, suspenseful, rough
Plot: trapped, crimes, murderer, survival, manhunt, trapped in an elevator, female protagonist, elevator, isolation, skyscraper, criminal heroes, murder disguised as suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%