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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: Masculine (2014), The Net 2.0 (2006), Absolute Deception (2013), Setup (2011), Free Fall (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: police investigation, chase, danger, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, crimes, track down, female detective, female protagonist, riddles and clues, chases and races, sex trafficking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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95%
 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: serious, psychological, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, dishonesty, crimes, mind game, woman in danger, frame up, life turned upside down, mistaken identity, danger, disorder, law enforcement, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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, journalism, espionage, couple relations, chases and races, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, hong kong, australia, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 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, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, danger, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, dishonesty, crime gone awry, betrayal, crime, prisoner, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 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
Plot: elevator, trapped, trapped in an elevator, assassin, crimes, assassination attempt, manhunt, deadly, survival, danger, skyscraper, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: on the run, hitman, chase, gangsters, crimes, danger, tough heroes, heist, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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, false accusation, life is a bitch, crime, protagonist as suspect, family life, dishonesty, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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, mind game, vengeance, stockholm syndrome, rescue, confined, hostages, parents and children, family relations, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: manhunt, false accusation, on the run, disorder, dishonesty, assassination, urban, delivery, chase, politics, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, stylized, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, espionage, manhunt, on the run, working undercover, double agent, undercover, crimes, intrigue, danger, chase, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, germany, north korea, berlin germany, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 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, woman in danger, on the run, false accusation, deadly, disorder, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, secret movement, honest law enforcer, life turned upside down, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, danger, frame up, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.6
 525
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, crime, track down, siblings relations, manhunt, police investigation, serial killer, mind game, danger, twins, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, hostages, confined, dishonesty, danger, bollywood, vigilantism, dysfunctional family, chef ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, manhunt, police detective, rivalry, track down, crimes, heist, deadly, chase, sniper, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 3K
Heatstroke (2013)
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, pursuit, woman in danger, desert, wilderness, deadly, on the run, murder, manhunt, death of father, poacher, stranded in the desert ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: criminal heroes, uncover truth, track down, betrayal, small town, dishonesty, crimes, police shootout, memory loss, chases and races, police officer, police officer killed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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, serious, rough, realistic, clever ...
Plot: moral dilemma, crimes, criminal heroes, danger, rescue, odd couple, on the run, pursuit, hunter, countryside, unlikely partners, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, chase, crimes, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, heist, haunted by the past, gangsters, crime, chases and races, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, danger, urban, assassination, crime, chases and races, deadly, in-laws, honest law enforcer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, exciting, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, stabbing, crime, life is a bitch, illegal immigrant, gangsters, chases and races, on the run, danger, deadly, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 3K
Vendetta (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Special ops interrogation officer Jimmy Vickers (Danny Dyer) tracks down a gang who slaughtered his parents while at the same time avoiding being tracked down by his old unit and the cops. With police closing in and his old unit on his trail, he has ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, manhunt, vengeance, track down, vigilantism, crimes, rivalry, deadly, gang, violence spree, vendetta, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crime gone awry, survival, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters, criminal heroes, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, crime, crimes, heist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Contractor (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former CIA Operative, James Dial is coaxed back into action to kill a terrorist in London, but it all goes wrong and he is forced into hiding, where he meets and befriends a 12 year old girl.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, betrayal, assassination, manhunt, crimes, hitman, murder, law enforcer killer, heroes, deadly, on the run, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, montana, europe, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassination, betrayal, gang, crime, track down, survival, vengeance, dishonesty, undercover, assassination attempt, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, cambodia, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Guardians (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 15-year-old Nina witnesses a terrible crime that puts her life in danger. Being an orphan, she has nobody she can trust. When corrupt businessman Thomas Backer sends five killers after Nina, witness protection officer, Max, a former special-forces ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: witnessing a crime, orphan, tough heroes, friendship, on the run, danger, deadly, murder, teenage girl, bodyguard, crime, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dishonesty, going straight, chases and races, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, rivalry, on the run, danger, life turned upside down
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: martial arts, prodigy, crimes, crime, gangsters, heroes, rivalry, danger, deadly, gory, betrayal, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, crimes, danger, serial killer, dishonesty, psychopath, dangerous attraction, deadly, police investigation, rivalry, bank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: bleak, serious, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, chase, woman in danger, crimes, danger, on the run, vengeance, rivalry, friendship, deadly, disobey, russian mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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