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New Town Killers (2008)
 5.7
 2K
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: serious, suspenseful, 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, spy, betrayal, orphan, sociopath, banker, debt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: edinburgh scotland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, chases and races, danger, crime, rivalry, deadly and dishonesty mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like New Town Killers: Golden Slumber (2010), Masculine (2014), Ready 2 Die (2014), On the Job (2013), Headshot (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
 869
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, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: manhunt, assassination, chase, urban, on the run, false accusation, life turned upside down, chases and races, danger, life is a bitch, disorder, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 9K
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: police investigation, tough law enforcer, track down, chases and races, law enforcement, chase, riddles and clues, crimes, danger, female detective, sex trafficking, rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.6
 783
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, chase, murder, criminal heroes, crime, crime gone awry, on the run, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 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: rough, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, hitman, crime, corruption, politics, police brutality, urban, crimes, deadly, gangsters, assassination, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, neo noir, vengeance, crime, frame up, life turned upside down, crimes, disorder, chase, chases and races, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: police investigation, urban, tough law enforcer, crime, crimes, danger, law enforcement, gangsters, chase, chases and races, organized crime, police procedural
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.8
 393
Transparency (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
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
Plot: one man army, urban, vigilantism, redemption, woman in danger, righting the wronged, chases and races, crimes, danger, dishonesty, hopes, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: special agents, espionage, investigation, manhunt, mind game, crimes, rivalry, criminal heroes, blind ambition, contests and competitions, journalism, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, cuba, hong kong, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Plot: girls with guns, femme fatale, criminal's revenge, gang, urban, crime, rape and revenge, gangsters, master warrior, chase, track down, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 1K
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: stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, vengeance, teaching the ways of the world, crime, revenge plot, commando, assassin, serbian, criminal heroes, urban, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
 2K
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, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crime gone awry, crime, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, gang, gangsters, gays and lesbians, survival, siblings relations, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 26
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, chases and races, assassination attempt, chase, going straight, starting over, track down, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 1K
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, crime, criminal heroes, going straight, on the run, heist, life turned upside down, crimes, danger, dishonesty, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, protagonist as suspect, crime, investigation, urban, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, heroes, gangsters, on the run, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 600
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, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, on the road, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, store, odd couple, crime, chase, crime gone awry, on the run, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Colour of the Truth (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man becomes a cop in order to take down the police superintendent who may have killed his father, and that of a vengeful Triad boss.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, crime, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, gangsters, siblings relations, police corruption, danger, deadly, dishonesty, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
At Point Blank (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gang of highly efficient and cold hearted robbers strike against a number of banks in Stockholm. The investigation ends up with the criminal detective Klara and the SWAT commander Greger Krona, who together lead the hunt for the robbers. Their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: bank robbery, murderous pair, crime gone awry, bank, crime, moral dilemma, heist, mistaken identity, crimes, law enforcement, hostages, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.8
 607
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: martial arts, crimes, gory, rivalry, gangsters, crime, prodigy, betrayal, vengeance, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 4.6
 2K
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: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, betrayal, small town, track down, uncover truth, memory loss, chases and races, dishonesty, police shootout, police officer, police officer killed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.4
 19K
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, betrayal, danger, dishonesty, disorder, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime gone awry, chases and races, crime, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Easy Money II: Hard to Kill (2012)
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, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, crime, crimes, criminal's revenge, gangsters, on the run, chases and races, rivalry, master criminal, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, on the run, track down, chases and races, crimes, danger, criminal's revenge, gangsters, special agents, survival, vengeance, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.7
 3K
The Net 2.0 (2006)
Genre: Action, 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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computers and web, chase, hacker, police investigation, mind game, false identity, computer expert, new identity, crime, frame up, mistaken identity, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: chase, crime, on the run, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, urban, parents and children, life turned upside down, chases and races, danger, rivalry, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 818
Newsmakers (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia, Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A gang of crooks robbing cash collectors, run into a police surveillance team and the inadequate police response results in a gunfight. A TV crew on assignment in the area happens to capture this humiliation on camera, and this example of police ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, crimes, crime, police officer, law enforcement, media, criminal heroes, gang, tough law enforcer, journalism, manipulations, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Tactical Unit - Comrades in Arms (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two tactical unit leaders are forced to put aside their differences to help catch a group of robbers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: police investigation, crime, gang, master criminal, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, on the run, track down, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 821
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, realistic, clever, rough ...
Plot: odd couple, unlikely partners, in the woods, countryside, on the run, rescue, chases and races, danger, partners, criminal heroes, gangsters, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, vengeance, crimes, bollywood, rivalry, gangsters, crime, hostages, vigilantism, chases and races, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Like a Dragon (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Former Yakuza underling Kiryu Kazuma, who has recently been released from prison after a lengthy incarceration, and is trying to piece his life together and distance himself from his Yakuza past. Unfortunately Kiryu's problems slowly escalate ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: yakuza, criminal heroes, crime, gangsters, bank, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, criminal's revenge, gang, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 8K
D-Day (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: 9 years ago Wali Khan (Irrfan Khan) was sent into Karachi, Pakistan by the Chief of RAW Ashwini Rao (Nasser) to report the activities of The Most Wanted Man in India. 9 days ago Rudra Pratap Singh (Arjun Rampal) Indian Armed Forces, MARCOS unit, ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: spy, behind enemy lines, chases and races, heroes, espionage, bollywood, manhunt, terrorism, working undercover, danger, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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