Movies that are like Payback

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Payback (1999)
 7.1
 120K
Payback
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: clever, twists and turns, rough, serious, entertaining, suspenseful, realistic, brutal, bloody, exciting, sexy, intense, stylized, interesting, dark humor, suspense, harsh, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crime, gangsters, vengeance, neo noir, money, crime gone awry, organized crime, violence, criminal's revenge, revenge, violent, drugs/alcohol, gratuitous violence, stylish, brutality, twists & turns, heist, corruption, anti-hero, gangster, mob, hitman, greed, mafia, pornography, gunfight, conspiracy theory, criminal, chase, dialogue, mentor, plot twist, dark hero, lone hero, moral ambiguity, heroin, storytelling, guns, torture, justice, gangs, robbery, crimes, neo-noir, happy ending, sexualized violence, stereotypes, car chase, fight scenes, undercover cop, redemption, visceral, catastrophe, dishonesty, classic car, cheating, gory, rivalry, runaway, disorder, criminal heroes, chases and races, deadly, anti hero, tough guy, prostitute, trap, s&m, debt, woman, illegal gambling, running out of ammo, ferrari, black leather jacket, grand piano, pickpocket, balisong, chinese mafia, hit with a door, sexy woman, masochism, dice, chinese food, asian woman, hit in the crotch, ex marine, narcissism, threat to kill, black eye, scam, boxing match, overdose, identity theft, call girl, tommy gun, police badge, shot multiple times, pack of money, revenge plot, nude painting, fetish, prostitution, rubber gloves, mexican standoff, shooting, syringe, drug dealing, gun held to one's head, heist gone wrong, death threat, shooting a dog, hundred dollar bill, spitting blood, exploding building, anti villain, dead woman on bed, body landing on a car, shot in the knee, sadist, mini skirt, dead woman, framed for murder, police shootout, man punching a woman, shot in the leg, car set on fire, exploding body, one man army, one against many, warrior, semiautomatic pistol, disarming someone, machismo, exploding car, shot in the back, brawl, hand to hand combat, drive by shooting, tattoo, extortion, thief, drug addict, lingerie, fistfight, car, shot in the forehead, shot in the head, explosion, revolver, taxi, hit with a baseball bat, blood splatter, corpse, interrogation, drug overdose, beating, shot to death, dominatrix, corrupt cop, kidnapping, binoculars, police corruption, liar, whiskey, gun, hotel, scantily clad female, panties, drugs, shot in the chest, hit on the head, reading a newspaper, deception, police, shower, death, cigarette smoking, telephone, telephone call, limousine, dog, lie, flashback, hypodermic needle, restaurant, beer, pistol, blood, bomb, dishonor among criminals, antisocial behavior, sadism, old friend, theft, weapons, vigilante, murder
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
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Heat
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
170 min.
 8.2
Reservoir Dogs
Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
99 min.
 8.3
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, stylized, serious and suspenseful films with plots including crimes, mentor, brutality, violence, storytelling, corruption and murder themes mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Payback: City of Industry (1997), Across 110th Street (1972), Thursday (1998), The Way of the Gun (2000), Street Kings (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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City of Industry
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting, sexy, stylized, melancholic, suspense, interesting, bad ending, talky, entertaining, clever, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, betrayal, revenge, gangsters, criminal heroes, gangster, murder, stylish, criminal's revenge, greed, crime gone awry, violent, mob, vengeance, violence, robbery, gratuitous violence, organized crime, corruption, pornography, stripper, hitman, brutality, nudity (topless - notable), neo-noir, retired, jewel, brother, escape, nudity (full frontal - brief), twists & turns, gunfight, noir, sexualized violence, dialogue, chases and races, mentor, gangs, catastrophe, police corruption, police investigation, crimes, chase, hotel, mafia, anti-hero, dishonesty, hunting, runaway
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Across 110th Street
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: bleak, cynical, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious, bloody, tense, harsh, brutal, stylized, intense, interesting, dark, sexy, disturbing, talky, clever, rough, surprise ending, atmospheric, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, mafia, organized crime, police, police investigation, violence, brutality, mob, violent, gangster, police corruption, neo noir, corruption, investigation, heist, gunfight, murder, pornography, drinking, robbery, undercover cop, crime gone awry, gangs, greed, guns, noir, hitman, honest, visceral, partners against crime, sexualized violence, dark hero, race issues, racism, bank robbery, stylish, mentor, twists & turns, justice, revenge, dialogue, gratuitous violence, runaway, redemption, vengeance, urban ghetto, crimes, serial killer, betrayal
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   100%
 
Movie in collections
 7.2
 15K
Thursday
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, surreal, dark humor, suspenseful, realistic, sexy, bleak, bloody, witty, humorous, clever, funny, satirical, absurd, entertaining, intense, sexual, talky, surprise ending, interesting, cynical, brutal, erotic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, crime gone awry, violence, drugs, hitman, nudity (topless - notable), splatter, corruption, adoption, marijuana, drug dealer, social misfits, violent, vengeance, weed, life philosophy, pornography, brutality, suburbs, runaway, gunfight, dialogue, gratuitous violence, drug dealing, catastrophe, gangster, mentor, revenge, cons and scams, nudity (full frontal - brief), censorship, storytelling, twists & turns, drinking, cheating, chase, neo-noir, sarcasm, honest, criminal heroes, creativity, stylish, writers, addiction, redemption, sexualized violence, culture clash, crimes, writing
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   100%
 
The Way of the Gun
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: clever, stylized, realistic, twists and turns, serious, bloody, intense, rough, absurd, dark humor, interesting, suspense, harsh, cynical, cerebral, twist ending, entertaining, witty, talky, bilingual, tragic ending, surprise ending, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime, gunfight, crime gone awry, gangsters, violence, violent, dialogue, twists & turns, guns, stylish, plot twist, anti-hero, redemption, hitman, heist, vengeance, brutality, gangster, mafia, visceral, mob, neo-noir, storytelling, revenge, corruption, organized crime, ransom, car chase, confined, weapons, gratuitous violence, sperm bank, mexican standoff, drifter, surrogate mother, gunslinger, desert, hotel, criminal, money, blood, pornography, moral ambiguity, justice, chase, dark hero, greed, rags to riches, millionaire
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   83%
 
 6.8
 100K
Street Kings
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, intense, tense, brutal, harsh, bleak, suspense, entertaining, twist ending, stylized, dramatic, bloody, interesting, surprise ending, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, crime, undercover cop, corruption, police, murder, violence, vigilantism, police investigation, neo noir, vigilante, violent, twists & turns, vengeance, brutality, gangsters, justice, mentor, fight scenes, gratuitous violence, hitman, urban, betrayal, race issues, dialogue, conspiracy, moral ambiguity, revenge, political corruption, gunfight, dirty cop, ghetto, captain, police funeral, widower, redemption, secrets, kidnapping, investigation, sexualized violence, neo-noir, storytelling, runaway, crimes, chase, car chase, life philosophy, weapons, gangs, stylish
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   58%
 
 7.5
 23K
The Getaway
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, tense, serious, harsh, rough, realistic, intense, suspense, enigmatic, bloody, talky, sexy, interesting, ironic, entertaining, cynical, clever, surprise ending, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, crime, crime gone awry, murder, chase, violence, gunfight, betrayal, robbery, violent, organized crime, criminal heroes, stylish, moral ambiguity, gangster, prison, gangsters, hotel, corruption, adultery, brutality, hitman, twists & turns, visceral, on the run, mob, neo-noir, car chase, guns, redemption, bag of money, vengeance, dialogue, anti-hero, relationships, dark hero, revenge, infidelity, storytelling, runaway, lovers on the run, pornography, sexualized violence, weapons, assassination, cars, mentor, classic car, noir
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   70%
 
 7.4
 92K
Running Scared
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: bleak, twists and turns, serious, stylized, bloody, intense, rough, realistic, twist ending, brutal, suspense, suspenseful, bad ending, tense, clever, absurd, entertaining, harsh, disturbing, surprise ending, interesting, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, gory, crime gone awry, mafia, violence, gunfight, undercover cop, urban, drugs/alcohol, violent, gratuitous violence, twists & turns, stylish, pornography, mob, brutality, gangster, foul language, runaway, guns, weapons, vengeance, chase, strong sexual content, police investigation, organized crime, corruption, plot twist, race against time, police corruption, hitman, mentor, murder, dialogue, visceral, vigilante, anti-hero, revenge, storytelling, track down, sexualized violence, child uses gun, pedophile, ice hockey, pistol whip, head blown off, racism, throat slitting, kidnapping
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   74%
 
Movie in collections
 7.0
 94K
Get the Gringo
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, entertaining, stylized, harsh, clever, intense, melancholic, witty, suspense, brutal, talky, interesting, bad ending, sexy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, prison escape, drugs/alcohol, anti heroes, vengeance, mentor, chase, prison life, corruption, violent, gunfight, revenge, fight scenes, car chase, anti-hero, violence, gangsters, criminal heroes, brutality, vacation, lone hero, dialogue, confined, torture, stylish, redemption, runaway, hitman, crimes, life philosophy, justice, heist, catastrophe, blood, transformation, danger, storytelling, organized crime, dark hero, small town, gory, life & death, gang, twists & turns, kidnapping, classic car, alcatraz, weapons, plot twist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   68%
 
 8.2
 482K
Heat
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Style: realistic, suspense, atmospheric, bleak, tense, suspenseful, serious, intense, exciting, dramatic, harsh, interesting, talky, clever, rough, stylized, witty, epic, surprise ending, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, heist, chase, betrayal, robbery, obsession, neo noir, gunfight, bank robbery, master criminal, complex characters, gangster, violent, honor, dialogue, visceral, guns, relationships, gangsters, violence, mentor, stylish, storytelling, organized crime, police, vengeance, corruption, bank, gratuitous violence, brutality, surveillance, weapons, crime gone awry, moral ambiguity, character study, revenge, one last job, thief, justice, loneliness, mob, police investigation, dark hero, cat and mouse, multiple storylines, police corruption, honest, crimes, redemption, life philosophy
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   68%
 
 6.7
 187K
Gangster Squad
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, entertaining, intense, suspenseful, bloody, exciting, sexy, suspense, brutal, tense, interesting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, organized crime, mafia, gangster, mob, violence, undercover cop, stylish, corruption, violent, tough law enforcer, police corruption, gunfight, vigilante, dialogue, revenge, gratuitous violence, chase, guns, car chase, brutality, fight scenes, betrayal, vengeance, murder, justice, fighting crime, heist, mentor, storytelling, hitman, urban, police, lone hero, classic car, moral ambiguity, anti-hero, assassination, weapons, crimes, adaptation, vigilantism, torture, runaway, catastrophe, gangs, dark hero, twists & turns, plot twist
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1930s, year 1949, 1940s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   52%
 
To Live and Die in L.A.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, stylized, intense, realistic, suspense, enigmatic, harsh, brutal, interesting, melancholic, clever, dark, sexy, disturbing, surprise ending, bad ending, reflective
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, secret service, vengeance, car chase, violence, chase, stylish, violent, moral ambiguity, neo-noir, male nudity, murder, obsession, twists & turns, brutality, greed, tough law enforcer, corruption, gunfight, classic car, mentor, dialogue, police corruption, revenge, surveillance, anti-hero, track down, visceral, character study, storytelling, gangsters, assassination, runaway, mob, chases and races, justice, betrayal, existentialism, death, crimes, redemption, investigation, hitman, culture clash, serial killer, hunting, catastrophe, crime gone awry, lone hero
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   65%
 
 6.5
 107K
Contraband
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspense, intense, entertaining, twist ending, stylized, sexy, tense, clever, bad ending, surprise ending, interesting, harsh, talky, scenic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, betrayal, heist, drugs/alcohol, chases and races, chase, crimes, revenge, twists & turns, corruption, gangsters, car chase, family drama, vengeance, fight scenes, violence, rivalry, assassination, hitman, head wound, security guard, criminal, murder, kidnapping, catastrophe, lone hero, criminal heroes, mentor, dialogue, family, police investigation, runaway, family in danger, violent, mob, stylish, storytelling, natural disaster, fantasy world, brutality, tough heroes, mafia, secrets, conspiracy, drugs, life is a bitch, neo-noir, nudity (full frontal - brief), police corruption, plot twist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   51%
 
 6.5
 4K
Best Seller
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, captivating, realistic, psychological, tense, intense, brutal, talky, interesting, clever, dark, entertaining, stylized, exciting, touching, cerebral
Plot: murder, crime, hitman, gunfight, vengeance, violence, violent, mentor, heist, corruption, revenge, greed, dark hero, redemption, life philosophy, conspiracy, crimes, sociopath, serial killer, exploding car, police detective, robbery, police, bomb, assassin, conspiracy theory, crime gone awry, dialogue, mob, runaway, gory, attempted murder, brutality, chase, deadly, adaptation, twists & turns, stylish, betrayal, secrets, catastrophe, lone hero, anti-hero, organized crime, fight scenes, writers, gangsters, destiny, police corruption, fantasy world
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, texas, new york, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   50%
 
Movie in collections
 6.8
 4K
Prime Cut
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, tense, harsh, exciting, realistic, sexy, cynical, talky, rough, interesting, dark, suspense, entertaining, melancholic, colourful, clever, disturbing, enigmatic
Plot: murder, crime, chase, violence, gangsters, corruption, revenge, prostitution, vengeance, mob, gangster, violent, mafia, gunfight, drug dealing, stylish, pornography, brutality, organized crime, greed, visceral, crimes, countryside, culture clash, weapons, runaway, mentor, dialogue, noir, kidnapping, prejudice, anti-hero, betrayal, collector, gang, dark hero, hitman, small community, white slavery, farm, extortion, cornfield, british, drugs, nudity (full frontal - brief), business, assassination, heist, twists & turns, car chase
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s
Place: kansas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   63%
 
 7.3
 18K
State of Grace
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: realistic, stylized, tense, serious, rough, intense, dark, enigmatic, suspense, interesting, talky, captivating, atmospheric, harsh, brutal, bloody, bleak, psychological, witty, clever, suspenseful, melancholic, dramatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, betrayal, irish, mafia, gangster, organized crime, undercover cop, mob, neo noir, gangs, violent, violence, drinking, drugs/alcohol, gunfight, vengeance, brutality, unlikely friendships, crime gone awry, foul language, relationships, reunion, friendship, neo-noir, dialogue, prohibition, murder, revenge, corruption, stylish, runaway, urban, multiple storylines, mentor, chase, hitman, pornography, storytelling, greed, insanity, working undercover, visceral, twists & turns, redemption, moral ambiguity, childhood, guilt, demons, undercover agent
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, boston, ireland, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   53%
 
Truth or Consequences, N.M.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, road movie, exciting, bad ending, sexy, stylized, melancholic, talky, intense, entertaining, twist ending, psychological, interesting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, on the road, crime, gangsters, violence, hostage, undercover cop, heist, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, mafia, robbery, mob, gangster, police investigation, hitman, dialogue, life philosophy, stylish, violent, criminal's revenge, twists & turns, corruption, maniac, racism, criminal, drugs, organized crime, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor, nudity (topless - notable), fugitives, kidnapping, pornography, vengeance, gang, justice, catastrophe, revenge, brutality, multiple storylines, storytelling, chase, desert, on the run, redemption, gratuitous violence, first contact, life & death, sexualized violence
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, new mexico, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   58%
 
Charley Varrick
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: suspenseful, cynical, clever, tense, serious, rough, suspense, harsh, interesting, sexy, realistic, enigmatic, cerebral, stylized, exciting, tricky, atmospheric, bleak, dark, twist ending, macabre, disturbing, dramatic, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, hitman, mafia, crime, small town, chase, crime gone awry, bank robbery, desert, gangsters, gunfight, organized crime, criminal heroes, twists & turns, violent, mob, anti-hero, corruption, greed, robbery, storytelling, on the run, murder, paranoid, runaway, noir, brutality, dialogue, betrayal, secrets, violence, plot twist, conspiracy, death, mentor, redemption, money, manipulation, cons and scams, assassination, sheriff, suicide, moral ambiguity, stylish, serial killer, pilot, tragedy, drinking, nudity (full frontal - brief), justice
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   52%
 
 6.7
 127K
Smokin' Aces
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: dark humor, stylized, semi serious, rough, twist ending, exciting, twists and turns, realistic, bloody, absurd, intense, humorous, entertaining, clever, ridiculous, suspense, bad ending, suspenseful, idiotic, surprise ending, interesting, harsh, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, gangsters, crime, mafia, gory, organized crime, assassin, drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, violence, gratuitous violence, violent, stylish, plot twist, sniper, fbi, twists & turns, assassination, dialogue, splatter, vengeance, brutality, life philosophy, mob, guns, mentor, hotel, undercover cop, chase, murder, gunfight, chases and races, storytelling, visceral, betrayal, assassins, bodyguard, police, gangster, drugs, revenge, corruption, catastrophe, stereotypes, redemption, fight scenes, female corpse, gun, crimes, torture
Time: 20th century, 50s, 2000s, 1950s
Place: las vegas, israel, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   100%
 
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 5.9
 15K
Kiss of Death
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense, intense, stylized, sexy, melancholic, suspense, entertaining, interesting, surreal, talky, bloody, clever, cynical, harsh, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, betrayal, mob, gangster, vengeance, master criminal, heist, corruption, brutality, mafia, neo-noir, revenge, violent, partners against crime, stylish, violence, redemption, murder, dialogue, justice, greed, lawyer, hoodlum, unlikely partners, mentor, splatter, organized crime, going straight, sexualized violence, catastrophe, adaptation, lone hero, against the odds, death, runaway, prison, storytelling, culture clash, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, pornography, first contact, transformation, fantasy world, life philosophy, crime gone awry, dark hero, danger, noir
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   57%
 
 7.5
 264K
Jackie Brown
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Style: clever, talky, tense, serious, dark humor, stylized, interesting, bloody, rough, realistic, melancholic, suspense, entertaining, sexy, non-linear, witty, twists and turns, suspenseful, cult movie cast
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, heist, violence, cons and scams, crime gone awry, gratuitous violence, gangsters, dialogue, stylish, drugs/alcohol, violent, gangster, dialogue driven, greed, drugs, brutality, visceral, character study, twists & turns, hitman, plot twist, urban, rock, splatter, storytelling, organized crime, gunfight, redemption, complex characters, mob, guns, adaptation, criminal heroes, multiple storylines, neo-noir, dark hero, anti-hero, eccentricity, life philosophy, airport, corruption, vengeance, relationships, moral ambiguity, arms deal, police, crimes, dishonesty, multiple perspectives, bail bondsman
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   41%
 
 7.1
 5K
The Killers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: clever, suspenseful, stylized, serious, suspense, tense, interesting, rough, realistic, talky, enigmatic, intense, sexy, dark, exciting, brutal, atmospheric, bleak, entertaining, absurd, macabre
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, hitman, gangsters, betrayal, corruption, heist, murder, violence, neo noir, violent, criminal heroes, mentor, noir, crime gone awry, chase, assassin, gangster, twists & turns, greed, mob, assassination, investigation, sexualized violence, conspiracy, runaway, bank robbery, stylish, classic car, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), guns, revenge, paranoid, organized crime, gunfight, police investigation, paranoia, adaptation, blindness, justice, redemption, death, dialogue, racing, conspiracy theory, robbery, plot twist, politics, assassins, neo-noir
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
 7.4
 15K
Point Blank
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, clever, tense, enigmatic, serious, rough, bleak, brutal, talky, harsh, psychological, cynical, melancholic, realistic, art house, dark, interesting, suspense, lyrical, exciting, reflective, dark humor, disturbing, suspenseful, meditative, intense, sexy, cerebral
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, betrayal, organized crime, neo-noir, revenge, vengeance, gangsters, stylish, violent, neo noir, violence, gangster, criminal heroes, mob, greed, twists & turns, brutality, noir, gunfight, obsession, visceral, hitman, mafia, crime gone awry, heist, corruption, dialogue, criminal's revenge, runaway, death, loneliness, pornography, anti-hero, storytelling, paranoid, murder, sexualized violence, moral ambiguity, alcatraz, paranoia, character study, robbery, mentor, vigilante, culture clash, psychology, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, san francisco, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   52%
 
 7.4
 19K
Thief
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, stylized, tense, serious, intense, surreal, talky, harsh, dark, suspenseful, reflective, suspense, melancholic, psychological, bleak, dramatic, cerebral, enigmatic, captivating, dark humor, rough, interesting, clever
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, heist, vengeance, mafia, neo noir, gangster, betrayal, stylish, mentor, mob, robbery, gangsters, dreams, violent, organized crime, crime gone awry, gunfight, bank robbery, character study, surveillance, corruption, violence, adoption, visceral, existentialism, hitman, thief, urban, storytelling, loneliness, greed, solitude, dialogue, anti-hero, noir, runaway, redemption, criminal heroes, police investigation, brutality, safe, convict, guns, psychology, tragedy, twists & turns, complex characters, drinking, idealist, car dealer
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: illinois, new jersey, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
Movie in collections
 6.6
 26K
New Jack City
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense, entertaining, exciting, intense, bloody, interesting, captivating, harsh, suspense, brutal, psychotronic, tragic ending, surprise ending, dramatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hip hop, crime, undercover cop, gangster, gangsters, mafia, drugs, gang, drugs/alcohol, gunfight, mentor, violence, corruption, organized crime, chase, addiction, mob, violent, gangs, brutality, tough law enforcer, strong sexual content, crime gone awry, drug addiction, drug dealing, urban ghetto, redemption, dialogue, drug dealer, police corruption, undercover agent, gang leader, urban ghetto life, runaway, stylish, justice, vengeance, surveillance, stereotypes, lone hero, working undercover, catastrophe, betrayal, twists & turns, greed, torture, dark hero, gratuitous violence, hitman, foul language
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, california, new jersey, turkey, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
Kill Me Again
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, sexy, twist ending, light, suspense, surprise ending, stylized, clever, interesting, tense, melancholic, intense, entertaining, talky, enigmatic
Plot: private detective, neo-noir, neo noir, mob, noir, greed, crime, vengeance, cons and scams, cheating, chase, mafia, betrayal, violence, manipulation, murder, death, pornography, organized crime, twists & turns, corruption, gunfight, adultery, chases and races, dialogue, plot twist, revenge, femme fatale, psychopath, police investigation, guilt, brutality, storytelling, crime gone awry, censorship, stylish, casino, money, bank robbery, bag of money, crimes, mentor, heist, sexualized violence, culture clash, investigation, desert, dishonesty, hotel, runaway
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   54%
 
 6.5
 59K
Dead Man Down
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, intense, rough, realistic, exciting, suspense, stylized, enigmatic, interesting, tense, absurd, harsh, bad ending, psychological, melancholic, romantic, entertaining, emotional, bloody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, vengeance, revenge, hitman, criminal's revenge, dark hero, gangsters, violent, murder, violence, assassination, betrayal, corruption, brutality, secrets, twists & turns, mentor, assassin, crime lord, pornography, chase, vigilantism, guilt, neo-noir, vigilante, sexualized violence, kidnapping, family drama, dialogue, mysterious woman, criminal heroes, justice, murder mystery, storytelling, romance, crimes, runaway, catastrophe, mob, obsession, plot twist, assassins, identity, lone hero, first contact, nudity (full frontal - brief), fight scenes, danger, fantasy world, hostage
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
Last Man Standing
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, bloody, exciting, intense, brutal, harsh, melancholic, entertaining
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, gangsters, mafia, hitman, gunfight, crime, prohibition, gangs, small town, gang, gangster, violence, organized crime, stylish, violent, brutality, guns, lone wolves, mob, vengeance, lone hero, revenge, corruption, dialogue, life philosophy, fight scenes, tommy gun, gang war, whiskey, splatter, anti-hero, on the run, mentor, weapons, chase, irish, desert, rivalry, dishonesty, storytelling, dark hero, greed, catastrophe, adaptation, car chase, pornography, sexualized violence, classic car, destiny, against the odds
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
Johnny Handsome
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, harsh, compassionate, dramatic, intense, tense, bloody, bleak, disturbing, interesting, melancholic, stylized, bad ending, brutal, suspense, talky, emotional, dark
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, betrayal, vengeance, gangsters, criminal heroes, mentor, revenge, destiny, violent, hospital, heist, brutality, plastic surgery, criminal's revenge, redemption, doctors, dialogue, murder, violence, new identity, robbery, crime gone awry, hitman, noir, operation, mask, transformation, runaway, gunfight, life, moral ambiguity, greed, corruption, anti-hero, character study, lone hero, switching roles, justice, first contact, life philosophy, storytelling, catastrophe, fantasy world, stylish, family, sexualized violence, mob, culture clash, drinking
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, texas, new jersey, seaport, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   53%
 

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 6.9
 7K
Deep Cover
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense, exciting, enigmatic, talky, stylized, suspense, harsh, dramatic, interesting, intense, clever, cynical, melancholic, bad ending, entertaining, brutal, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, murder, betrayal, neo noir, undercover cop, drugs, police investigation, corruption, stylish, violent, violence, moral ambiguity, greed, vengeance, drug dealing, crime gone awry, dialogue, gangsters, drug addiction, addiction, lawyer, gunfight, runaway, switching roles, undercover, police, brutality, honest, drinking, neo-noir, war, investigation, stereotypes, gangster, mentor, character study, catastrophe, hitman, crimes, redemption, lone hero, police corruption, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), life philosophy, nudity (topless - notable), manipulation, pornography, adaptation, unlikely friendships
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   51%
 
 6.9
 8K
Coffy
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: serious, rough, sexy, suspenseful, realistic, bloody, stylized, exciting, talky, entertaining, dark humor, clever, harsh, ironic, surprise ending, colourful, brutal, enigmatic, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, gangsters, vengeance, crime, police corruption, violence, drug abuse, drugs, revenge, violent, criminal's revenge, gratuitous violence, fight scenes, stylish, drug addiction, brutality, visceral, dialogue, splatter, twists & turns, vigilantism, addiction, political corruption, corruption, gangster, dark hero, blood, heroine, mentor, runaway, tough law enforcer, heroin, anti-hero, gunfight, sisters, sexualized violence, mob, moral ambiguity, illegal drugs, afro, stereotypes, murder, drug dealing, crime gone awry, prostitution, insanity, pornography, life philosophy, undercover cop, cult
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
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