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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, disorder, murderous pair, 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, dishonesty, deadly, crime and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like New Town Killers: The Lost Samaritan (2008), The Net 2.0 (2006), Setup (2011), Kidnap (2008), Tell (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, police corruption, law enforcement, danger, dishonesty, frame up, survival, chases and races, special agents, on the run, deadly, murderous pair
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.6
 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: serious, psychological, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, dishonesty, woman in danger, life turned upside down, mind game, frame up, crimes, danger, mistaken identity, chases and races, disorder, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: Action, 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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, deadly, crime, track down, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, survival, crimes, gangsters, profanity, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, latin america, mexico, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 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, crimes, chases and races, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, betrayal, crime, prisoner, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, chase, mind game, vengeance, danger, hostages, confined, rivalry, family relations, parents and children, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 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, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, heist, rivalry, life turned upside down, danger, on the run, going straight, dishonesty, profanity, sexual content, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: special agents, uncover truth, manhunt, murder, undercover, investigation, deadly, couple relations, danger, journalism, chases and races, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, australia, cuba, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 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, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, manhunt, prison, on the run, hidden identity, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, track down, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 17K
The Yellow Sea (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, illegal immigrant, murder, gangsters, on the run, survival, stabbing, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 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, rough, realistic, suspenseful
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, survival, dishonesty, heist, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, deadly, gangsters, gang, brother brother relationship, one last job, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 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: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, gangsters, danger, assassination, honest law enforcer, corrupt law enforcer, corruption, deadly, criminal heroes, dishonesty, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.6
 532
Reflections (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, 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: psychological, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, siblings relations, mind game, track down, crime, crimes, police investigation, serial killer, manhunt, law enforcement, dishonesty, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: tough law enforcer, police investigation, danger, law enforcement, crimes, gangsters, chase, organized crime, police procedural, urban, crime, chases and races ...
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Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Berlin File (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: JUNG Jin-soo, a South Korean intelligence agent, comes across an unidentifiable operative, a 'ghost,' while surveilling a North Korean weapons deal in Berlin. The mystery figure is a North Korean secret agent, PYO Jong-seong, whose ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, espionage, working undercover, manhunt, on the run, double agent, undercover, danger, intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, south korea, berlin germany, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: on the run, hitman, chase, gangsters, crimes, deadly, danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, heist, tough heroes, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.3
 11K
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: danger, police investigation, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, chase, crimes, track down, female detective, female protagonist, chases and races, riddles and clues, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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, mind bending, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: mistaken identity, chase, murder, housewife, investigation, on the run, woman in danger, false accusation, dishonesty, law enforcement, disorder, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chases and races, secret movement, honest law enforcer, life turned upside down, frame up, rivalry, disorder, crimes, crime, deadly, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 970
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: manhunt, life turned upside down, uncover truth, who to trust, disorder, state affairs, life is a bitch, chases and races, delivery, false accusation, wrong place wrong time, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 634
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, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, deadly, odd couple, on the run, cons and scams, danger, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, disorder, crime, criminal's revenge, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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, exciting, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, manhunt, police detective, rivalry, track down, deadly, crimes, heist, chase, sniper, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 1K
Rain Fall (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hit man looks to protect the daughter of one of his victims against CIA assassins.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, dishonesty, danger, chases and races, deadly, police officer, tough heroes, police, foot chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, asia, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: political conspiracy, hitman, espionage, false accusation, frame up, law enforcement, betrayal, assassination, danger, intrigue, crimes, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, nightclub, on the run, law enforcement, gangsters, protagonist as suspect, investigation, tough heroes, dishonesty, crimes, heroes, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.9
 388
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, rough, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: investigation, aids, journalism, crimes, law enforcement, uncover truth, life is a bitch, deadly, rivalry, gambling, good versus evil, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassination, gang, survival, betrayal, crime, crimes, track down, vengeance, danger, hitman, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, cambodia, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 507
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, racism, terrorism, confined, state affairs, crimes, heroes, danger, dishonesty, hijacking, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 2K
The Escapist (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Denis Hopkins, a pilot, lives with his pregnant wife Valerie and has a comfortable lifestyle. When a gang of criminals led by the sadistic Ricky Barnes breaks into his home, he offers whatever the criminals want to protect his wife and unborn child, ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, violence spree, vengeance, confined, deadly, criminal heroes, murder, haunted by the past, tough heroes, crimes, heroes, gang ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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