Movies that are like People I Know

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 5.5
 10K
People I Know
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Style: bleak, serious, clever, realistic, cynical, witty, melancholic, biting, stylized, enigmatic, intense, talky, cerebral, bad ending, satirical, ironic, interesting, intellectual
Plot: hotel, drugs/alcohol, racism, drug addiction, murder, world politics, politics, artists and showbiz, loneliness, dialogue, crimes, life, betrayal, nudity (topless - notable), intrigue, release from prison, women's prison, party, life philosophy, dishonesty, greed, police investigation, existentialism, first contact, murder mystery, happy ending, brutality, catastrophe, obsession, death, witnessing a crime, doctors, corruption, pornography, destiny, secrets, depression, paranoia, drugs, mentor, adaptation, conspiracy, dysfunctional family, writers, crime gone awry, relationships, jews, political corruption, fantasy world, small town, suicide, natural disaster, runaway, addiction, male nudity, showbiz, solitude, storytelling, multiple storylines, psychiatry, weapons, political, sexualized violence, demons, alone in the world, lone hero, culture clash, filmmaking, society, downbeat ending, civil liberties, press agent, protection, opium, publicist, bail, reverend, bodyguard, hidden camera, scandal, stabbing, death of protagonist, investigation, actor, internet, arrest, memory loss, drug overdose, television, man with glasses, millionaire, rape, african american, sex, singer, doctor, security, drug, mad scientist, life & death, gangsters, women, mafia, character study, paranoid, guilt, drug abuse, drinking, complex characters, adultery
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
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The Night Of
Crime, Drama
USA
60 min.
 8.6
25th Hour
Drama
USA
135 min.
 7.7
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Most similar movies to People I Know

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, interesting, serious and intense films with plots including storytelling, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, greed, corruption and police investigation themes mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like People I Know: Edmond (2005), Clockers (1995), City by the Sea (2002), Q & A (1990), Night Falls on Manhattan (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.3
 10K
Edmond
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: bleak, talky, serious, disturbing, clever, realistic, psychological, harsh, rough, suspenseful, tense, melancholic, reflective, surreal, cynical, sexy, philosophical, dark humor, stylized, intense, enigmatic, erotic, interesting, atmospheric, brutal, cerebral, sexual, dark, suspense
Plot: midlife crisis, redemption, racism, violence, destiny, unlikely criminals, murder, prejudice, bipolar disorder, prostitute, urban, starting over, loneliness, life philosophy, pawnshop, fortune teller, brutality, sex, insanity, existentialism, dialogue, adaptation, catastrophe, mentor, greed, dialogue driven, dysfunctional family, pornography, drinking, crimes, violent, writers, fantasy world, hopes, prison, first contact, psychology, nudity (full frontal - brief), storytelling, twists & turns, relationships, prostitution, nudity (topless - notable), visceral, society, justice, mental illness, happy ending, sexualized violence, lone hero
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 6.9
 18K
Clockers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, thought provoking, harsh, tense, interesting, stylized, dramatic, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, talky, melancholic, bloody, intense, reflective, brutal, clever, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: crime, murder, drugs, parents and children, mentor, hip hop, corruption, violence, violent, brutality, gangsters, addiction, drinking, gangster, drug addiction, urban, police investigation, crime gone awry, investigation, crimes, mystery, drug abuse, drug lord, train, life philosophy, gangs, runaway, dialogue, redemption, storytelling, greed, deadly, poverty, reality tv, honest, gunfight, complex characters, police corruption, life, pornography, law enforcement, adaptation, catastrophe, stylish, stereotypes, depression, loneliness, unlikely friendships, life & death, dark hero
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   80%
 
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City by the Sea
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, dramatic, intense, emotional, talky, harsh, suspense, road movie, bad ending, touching
Plot: murder, crime, police investigation, father son relationship, family drama, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, redemption, father-son relationship, guilt, parenthood, family in crisis, dysfunctional family, corruption, secrets, single father, dialogue, mentor, family, estranged son, homicide detective, drug addiction, crimes, kidnapping, chase, culture clash, storytelling, brutality, catastrophe, deadly, police corruption, justice, brothers, divorce, law enforcement, runaway, revenge, investigation, happy ending, life & death, violence, vengeance, stereotypes, nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, homeless, family bonds, gangsters, family problems, sexualized violence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   80%
 
 6.5
 4K
Q & A
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Style: talky, serious, rough, tense, realistic, cynical, clever, suspenseful, melancholic, enigmatic, bad ending, intense, cerebral, harsh, atmospheric, romantic, reflective, stylized, slang, interesting, dramatic, brutal, road movie, dark
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, crime, investigation, police investigation, corruption, dedicated lawyer, violent, political corruption, tough law enforcer, urban, murder, brutality, district attorney, against the rules, mentor, police brutality, crime boss, gangsters, dialogue, uncover truth, irish, gangster, catastrophe, demons, drinking, justice, guilt, violence, lawyer, manipulation, greed, nudity (full frontal - brief), multiple storylines, weapons, social decay, crime gone awry, mob, criminal heroes, runaway, courtroom drama, adaptation, life philosophy, sexualized violence, culture clash, dysfunctional family, twists & turns, fighting the system, obsession, stereotypes, first contact
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   82%
 
Night Falls on Manhattan
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, interesting, talky, melancholic, light, clever, intense, suspense, harsh, touching, cerebral
Plot: police corruption, corruption, crime, police investigation, gang, justice, lawyer, police, mentor, courtroom, legal action, politics, adaptation, district attorney, courtroom drama, dialogue, political, runaway, murder, secrets, love story, manipulation, distopia, catastrophe, fighting the system, life philosophy, chase, death, greed, nudity (topless - notable), storytelling, destiny, prejudice, culture clash, political corruption, pornography, betrayal, fantasy world, vengeance, lone hero, crimes, crime gone awry, surveillance, classic car, dark hero, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, redemption, weapons, life & death
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   59%
 
 6.1
 35K
Deception
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, erotic, realistic, twist ending, bad ending, suspense, clever, surprise ending, intense, entertaining, interesting, harsh, exciting, psychological, enigmatic, absurd
Plot: lawyer, betrayal, heist, hotel, intrigue, twists & turns, police investigation, crime, deception, sexual relations, plot twist, secrets, murder, cons and scams, catastrophe, kidnapping, pornography, frame up, manipulation, conspiracy, corruption, first contact, crimes, sex, mentor, nudity (topless - notable), internet, conspiracy theory, urban, danger, storytelling, paranoia, obsession, dishonesty, murder mystery, torture, dialogue, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, life philosophy, chase, runaway, vengeance, justice, con artists, natural disaster, disorder, assassination, revenge, mystery
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain, usa, new york, antarctica, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   81%
 
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: surreal, dark humor, stylized, serious, offbeat, rough, realistic, suspenseful, talky, cynical, absurd, melancholic, harsh, enigmatic, reflective, sexy, disturbing, art house, satirical, interesting, entertaining, clever, cerebral
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, police corruption, crime, drug abuse, against the rules, drugs, corruption, drugs/alcohol, drug addiction, murder investigation, redemption, police investigation, surrealism, gangsters, urban, police brutality, organized crime, pornography, life philosophy, illegal drugs, police, investigation, character study, greed, prostitution, dysfunctional family, surveillance, catastrophe, crime gone awry, brutality, insanity, natural disaster, heroin, runaway, crimes, eccentricity, dishonesty, twists & turns, murder, storytelling, mentor, obsession, law enforcement, guilt, dialogue, adaptation, drinking, justice, life is a bitch, gangster
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   54%
 
Movie in collections
 7.3
 143K
Michael Clayton
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, gloomy, serious, suspense, cerebral, dramatic, intense, talky, enigmatic, psychological, disturbing, interesting, twist ending, clever, captivating, earnest, dark, tricky, bleak, thought provoking, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, melancholic, entertaining, intellectual
Plot: lawyer, dedicated lawyer, corruption, greed, murder, twists & turns, conspiracy, character study, complex characters, legal action, secrets, storytelling, redemption, guilt, police investigation, mentor, morality, moral ambiguity, dialogue, manipulation, uncover truth, business, obsession, lawsuit, assassination, surveillance, paranoia, betrayal, mental illness, introspection, crooked lawyer, business ethics, car bomb, scandal, restaurant, runaway, corporate america, corporate crimes, justice, loneliness, psychology, plot twist, paranoid, family drama, depression, crime gone awry, catastrophe, honest, crime, fighting the system
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, california, milwaukee wisconsin, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   71%
 
City of Ghosts
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, cerebral, melancholic, tense, realistic, harsh, talky, intense, stylized, enigmatic, bleak, light, atmospheric, absurd, dramatic, reflective, scenic, bad ending, clever, interesting, bloody, meditative, dark humor
Plot: crime, betrayal, cons and scams, mentor, redemption, crime gone awry, kidnapping, neo-noir, dialogue, con artists, loneliness, greed, storytelling, eccentricity, hotel, chases and races, gangsters, existentialism, male nudity, writers, relationships, noir, corruption, crimes, violence, apocalypse, brutality, depression, gunfight, dishonesty, catastrophe, sexualized violence, dark hero, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, twists & turns, law enforcement, family, con men, guilt, character study, ethnic conflict, vengeance, honest, runaway, police investigation, fugitives, special agents, buddhist temple, bag over head
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, cambodia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   51%
 
 5.8
 21K
Rampart
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, gloomy, bad ending, enigmatic, tense, stylized, melancholic, reflective, brutal, artsy, intense, interesting, dramatic, psychological, disturbing, talky, sexy, art house, sexual, ironic, breathtaking, cerebral, ambiguous ending, harsh, awful, clever, absurd, light, dark, suspense
Plot: police corruption, crime, brutality, police, corruption, police investigation, drugs/alcohol, character study, relationships, adultery, crimes, dysfunctional family, dialogue, culture clash, violent, manipulation, law enforcement, redemption, runaway, road rage, bigotry, homeless man, district attorney, confession, greed, crime gone awry, visceral, paranoid, one-night stand, ethnic diversity, racial tension, lapd, gunshot, racism, urban, family, gangsters, dialogue driven, noir, justice, investigation, mentor, guilt, storytelling, writers, tough law enforcer, obsession, sexual abuse, drinking, surveillance
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   55%
 
 6.6
 7K
Bubble
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, suspenseful, serious, cerebral, gloomy, melancholic, enigmatic, stylized, talky, reflective, harsh, art house, interesting, meditative, bad ending, disturbing, dramatic, artsy
Plot: murder, small town, investigation, loneliness, love triangle, working class, mystery, dialogue, factory, existentialism, character study, depression, workplace romance, life philosophy, dull life, creativity, crime gone awry, pornography, catastrophe, murder mystery, greed, surveillance, writers, mental illness, crimes, art, dysfunctional family, mentor, brutality, drinking, life & death, betrayal, moral ambiguity, unfulfillment, deadpan, guilt, relationships, runaway, redemption, small town life, fantasy world, storytelling, finnish, police investigation, culture clash, adaptation, first contact, anti-hero, internet, gangsters
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   58%
 
The Caveman's Valentine
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, intense, surreal, interesting, atmospheric, clever, dark, cerebral, suspense, light, tricky, entertaining, dramatic, surprise ending
Plot: mystery, mental illness, homeless, conspiracy theory, murder mystery, insanity, police investigation, twists & turns, murder, artists and showbiz, schizophrenia, mentor, redemption, crazy, investigation, life philosophy, storytelling, paranoid, life is a bitch, corruption, eccentricity, secrets, vengeance, gangsters, fantasy world, artist, paranoia, art, justice, crimes, adaptation, sexualized violence, death, obsession, alternate reality, dialogue, dysfunctional family, internet, pornography, first contact, demons, dark hero, conspiracy, writers, catastrophe, psychology, existentialism, solitude, deadly, character study
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   49%
 
 6.8
 21K
Crossing Over
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic, compassionate, melancholic, bad ending, ironic, absurd, interesting, intense, dramatic, emotional, touching, intellectual
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, islam, corruption, pornography, americana, society, multiple storylines, life is a bitch, catastrophe, 9/11, storytelling, mentor, runaway, special agents, dysfunctional family, adoption, interracial relations, australian, life philosophy, politics, murder mystery, greed, guilt, social differences, police investigation, prejudice, brutality, brainwashing, surveillance, jewish, stereotypes, fighting the system, nudity (topless - notable), dialogue, stupidity, adaptation, workplace, gangsters, justice, classic car, hopes, propaganda, happy ending, terrorism, loneliness, state affairs, political, writers, destiny
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, canada, bangladesh, southern california, tijuana mexico, san diego california, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   55%
 
Movie in collections
 6.0
 447
Sweet Nothing
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, light, dramatic, road movie, bloody, interesting, talky, dark humor, intense, clever
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, drugs, drinking, social misfits, life philosophy, gangster, dysfunctional family, redemption, weed, crumbling marriage, classic car, life & death, gangsters, betrayal, pornography, crime gone awry, loneliness, dialogue, brutality, mentor, urban ghetto, downfall, money, adaptation, drug dealing, family, video game, business, drug addiction, multiple storylines, hip hop, relationships, homeless, sexualized violence, greed, going straight, catastrophe, police corruption, storytelling, foul language, first contact, splatter, rehabilitation, stylish, computer game, moral ambiguity, happy ending, vengeance, prejudice
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   64%
 
 6.7
 13K
The Dead Girl
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, disturbing, serious, realistic, depressing, macabre, gloomy, reflective, harsh, melancholic, heartbreaking, brutal, dark, suspenseful, talky, road movie, tense, intense, enigmatic, emotional, absurd, dark humor, bad ending, surreal, atmospheric, interesting, non-linear, meditative, cerebral
Plot: murder, sexual abuse, serial killer, gory, uncover truth, brutality, life & death, police investigation, depression, storytelling, parents and children, pornography, death, guilt, newspaper, male nudity, crime, gay, multiple storylines, redemption, loneliness, sisters, psychology, prostitute, fire, dysfunctional family, prostitution, mystery, relationships, violent, runaway, tragedy, mental illness, sexualized violence, mother daughter relationship, crimes, women, nudity (topless - notable), character study, incest, insanity, lesbian, child abuse, adaptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, drug addiction, obsession, catastrophe, life philosophy
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   46%
 
The Powers That Be
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Style: tense, serious, sexual, bleak, realistic, rough, harsh, captivating, stylized, sexy, intense, enigmatic, melancholic, erotic, bad ending, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, interesting
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, teenager, gang, drugs, realism, drugs/alcohol, nudity (topless - notable), gangs, stereotypes, gangsters, strong sexual content, innocence lost, teenagers, high school, sex, crime, teenage life, culture clash, pornography, adolescence, drinking, crimes, bullying, dialogue, runaway, catastrophe, coming of age, society, violence, depression, dysfunctional family, mentor, fantasy world, internet, youth, drug abuse, brutality, cheerleading, best friends, weed, adaptation, gangster, fight scenes, redemption, writers, interracial relations, kids and family, storytelling, vigilantism, first contact
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
The Godfather: Part III
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Style: stylized, bleak, serious, epic, bad ending, rough, realistic, gloomy, intense, dramatic, interesting, cerebral, suspense, reflective, talky, melancholic, psychological, clever, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, mafia, assassination, organized crime, corruption, mob, rise and fall, greed, betrayal, violence, guilt, family bonds, family, redemption, family business, vengeance, gangster, helicopter, dysfunctional family, revenge, storytelling, mentor, violent, dialogue, christianity, vatican, pope, confession, lawyer, murder, family drama, world politics, conspiracy, destiny, chase, death, daughter, justice, criminal heroes, catastrophe, brutality, culture clash, pornography, business, secrets, ambition, parenthood, twists & turns, relationships
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: italy, new york, europe, usa, atlantic city new jersey, palermo italy, sicily, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
 7.7
 158K
25th Hour
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Style: talky, realistic, bleak, emotional, melancholic, atmospheric, serious, reflective, intense, interesting, dramatic, dark, depressing, psychological, stylized, cerebral, harsh, clever, suspense, rough, captivating, enigmatic, intellectual
Plot: crime, friendship, prison, betrayal, redemption, drugs, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, relationships, drug dealing, storytelling, unlikely friendships, loneliness, complex characters, mentor, character study, buddies, greed, dialogue, urban, depression, gangsters, tragedy, corruption, race issues, life philosophy, guilt, widower, dream, nightclub, life, philosophy, freedom, drug addiction, drinking, existentialism, life & death, violent, honest, destiny, addiction, visceral, justice, violence, drug abuse, childhood, brutality, race against time, plot twist, weed
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   51%
 
Movie in collections
 7.5
 25K
Lone Star
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Style: clever, tense, twists and turns, serious, reflective, cerebral, enigmatic, surprise ending, realistic, dramatic, interesting, melancholic, atmospheric, talky, thought provoking, mind bending, witty, tricky, bleak, dark humor, philosophical, intellectual, twist ending, sincere, touching
Plot: investigation, small town, mystery, murder, crime, murder mystery, secrets, storytelling, twists & turns, culture clash, complex characters, corruption, greed, police investigation, uncover truth, police corruption, dialogue, character study, crime gone awry, desert, sheriff, life philosophy, gunfight, loneliness, mentor, writers, indians, relationships, crimes, beautiful scenery, justice, family drama, drinking, catastrophe, dysfunctional family, self discovery, moral ambiguity, censorship, betrayal, plot twist, existentialism, dishonesty, love and romance, society, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, intrigue, parents and children, social differences, father son relationship
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey, mexico, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: tense, bleak, realistic, non-linear, suspenseful, clever, serious, intense, dramatic, suspense, cerebral, dark, interesting, psychological, enigmatic, dark humor, melancholic, talky, harsh, depressing, emotional, rough, disturbing, surprise ending, tricky
Plot: crime gone awry, crime, greed, dysfunctional family, death, neo noir, violence, betrayal, drugs/alcohol, heist, storytelling, tragedy, nudity (topless - notable), robbery, twists & turns, family drama, relationships, guilt, character study, sibling rivalry, siblings relations, brothers, adultery, plot twist, corruption, secrets, sexualized violence, violent, depression, visceral, brutality, dialogue, divorce, gangsters, psychology, murder, stylish, crimes, gratuitous violence, loneliness, redemption, catastrophe, jewelry store, hospital, office, pornography, surveillance, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), moral ambiguity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, brazil, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
 5.3
 88K
The Counselor
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: talky, bleak, stylized, tense, serious, sexy, realistic, scary, suspenseful, road movie, absurd, melancholic, bloody, philosophical, cynical, enigmatic, erotic, brutal, bad ending, intense, harsh, reflective, rough, interesting, breathtaking, awful, clever, cerebral, art house, intellectual, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, crime, neo noir, drugs, drugs/alcohol, dialogue, lawyer, greed, drug smuggling, strong sexual content, drug dealing, violence, gangsters, violent, brutality, life turned upside down, writers, drug trafficking, poetry, red dress, storytelling, crimes, femme fatale, existentialism, dialogue driven, multiple storylines, stylish, catastrophe, neo-noir, life philosophy, pornography, hotshot lawyer, vengeance, twists & turns, relationships, death, gratuitous violence, adaptation, mentor, redemption, dysfunctional family, criminal heroes, visceral, nothing goes right, life & death, fantasy world, first contact, chase, gunfight, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, texas, usa, arizona, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
The International
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK, France
Duration: 118 min.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, intense, realistic, suspense, twist ending, scenic, bad ending, cerebral, melancholic, interesting, sexy, tricky, entertaining, clever, enigmatic, dramatic, absurd
Plot: investigation, political corruption, chase, murder, conspiracy, assassination, espionage, corruption, assassin, twists & turns, special agents, secrets, arms dealer, weapons, unlikely criminals, greed, assassins, betrayal, conspiracy theory, spy, justice, intrigue, police investigation, surveillance, dialogue, plot twist, first contact, paranoia, gunfight, mystery, catastrophe, vengeance, car chase, spies, moral ambiguity, revenge, islam, mentor, world politics, stylish, lawyer, life philosophy, police corruption, fbi, destiny, manipulation, beautiful scenery, kidnapping, politics, crimes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, middle east, israel, istanbul turkey, italy, berlin germany, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
The Night Listener
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, gloomy, realistic, suspense, melancholic, clever, enigmatic, twist ending, dramatic, tense, intense, light, disturbing, bad ending, interesting, talky, cerebral, stylized, dark
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, psychology, obsession, storytelling, sexual abuse, radio, mysterious character, twists & turns, gay, uncover truth, writers, adaptation, runaway, loneliness, secrets, radio station, childhood, mentor, hospital, unlikely friendships, terminal illness, corruption, catastrophe, brutality, existentialism, fantasy world, blindness, mind game, pornography, friendship, dialogue, murder, identity, book, family, drinking, obsessive quest, relationships, police investigation, radio show, life philosophy, midlife crisis, nudity (topless - notable), first contact, life & death, adolescence, culture clash, child illness, greed
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
Movie in collections
 6.5
 67K
Awake
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, twists and turns, serious, twist ending, realistic, disturbing, rough, bad ending, surprise ending, suspense, absurd, intense, idiotic, awful, clever, sexy, interesting, dramatic, factual, ridiculous, entertaining, exciting, scary, inspirational, cerebral, macabre
Plot: betrayal, hospital, twists & turns, drugs/alcohol, plot twist, conspiracy, doctors and patients, mystery, doctors, secrets, life philosophy, catastrophe, storytelling, mentor, death, power relations, dialogue, murder, uncover truth, happy ending, murder mystery, corruption, couple relations, memory, first contact, revenge, police investigation, memory loss, parents and children, psychology, sacrifice, guilt, cons and scams, culture clash, natural disaster, nudity (full frontal - brief), brutality, surgery, greed, stereotypes, internet, fantasy world, transformation, dishonesty, writers, vengeance, adaptation, couples, fight scenes, life & death
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
 6.8
 13K
Interview
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada, Netherlands
Duration: 84 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, psychological, humorous, realistic, talky, intellectual, sexual, melancholic, cerebral, intense, twist ending, sexy, bad ending, enigmatic, dramatic, disturbing, stylized, tricky, interesting, entertaining, bloody, philosophical
Plot: journalism, dialogue driven, drugs, dialogue, human nature, life philosophy, loneliness, relationships, character study, betrayal, drinking, celebrity culture, twists & turns, wound, journalist, interview, manipulation, nudity (topless - notable), audio tape, egoism, materialism, tv show, depression, greed, artists and showbiz, gangsters, redemption, secrets, catastrophe, mentor, police investigation, addiction, brutality, writers, psychiatrist, mental illness, dysfunctional family, media, politics, society, sexualized violence, pornography, crime gone awry, adaptation, death, vengeance, male nudity, storytelling, runaway, internet
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, usa, new york, new jersey, bosnia, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   39%
 
 6.2
 69K
Broken City
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspense, realistic, intense, twist ending, sexy, bad ending, tense, interesting, tricky, clever, entertaining, psychological, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, melancholic, exciting
Plot: private detective, investigation, crime, politics, political corruption, revenge, betrayal, corruption, neo noir, conspiracy, twists & turns, murder, police corruption, adultery, plot twist, political, police investigation, secrets, urban, moral ambiguity, dialogue, vengeance, violence, neo-noir, infidelity, chase, world politics, mayor, surveillance, crimes, brutality, cheating, gangsters, car chase, redemption, violent, drinking, mentor, guilt, ex-cop, dishonesty, runaway, serial killer, greed, spy, murder mystery, kidnapping, lawyer, hitman, mystery
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, new orleans, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
 7.1
 123K
The Drop
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: tense, realistic, clever, intense, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspense, dark, suspenseful, interesting, twist ending, dramatic, tricky, psychological, talky, dark humor, atmospheric, cerebral, bleak, stylized, gloomy, enigmatic, captivating, touching, bloody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, organized crime, crime gone awry, robbery, hitman, bar, gangster, violence, mafia, mob, plot twist, neo noir, twists & turns, violent, catholic, greed, neo-noir, police investigation, corruption, character study, mentor, stylish, brutality, moral ambiguity, dialogue driven, redemption, storytelling, church, lone wolves, urban, dialogue, gambling, gratuitous violence, betrayal, secrets, heist, loneliness, anti-hero, investigation, murder, death, pets, revenge, winter, blackmail, bartender, crime boss, brooklyn new york city, murder mystery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
 6.3
 46K
True Story
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating, twists and turns, serious, dramatic, intense, surprise ending, suspenseful, realistic, talky, twist ending, bad ending, enigmatic, tricky, based on true events, cerebral, macabre, clever, factual, scary, interesting, melancholic
Plot: prison, journalism, murder, uncover truth, twists & turns, mystery, corruption, investigation, police investigation, plot twist, courtroom, serial killer, greed, justice, prison visit, journalist, writers, psychology, crime, murder mystery, identity, guilt, moral ambiguity, secrets, adaptation, nudity (topless - notable), unlikely partners, catastrophe, redemption, first contact, death, accused of murder, identity theft, prisoner, writer's life, dialogue, revenge, courtroom drama, manipulation, writing, sacrifice, nudity (full frontal - brief), doctors, lawyer, chase, mentor, moral dilemma, court, brutality, happy ending
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 

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 6.7
 17K
Shrink
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: psychological, realistic, dark humor, serious, gloomy, sentimental, sincere, emotional, depressing, melancholic, clever, talky, touching, bleak, cynical, absurd, dramatic, reflective, ironic, interesting, harsh, intellectual
Plot: depression, suicide, hollywood, marijuana, loneliness, weed, drugs/alcohol, character study, psychiatrist, drugs, sarcasm, dysfunctional family, addiction, human nature, death, writers, dialogue, multiple storylines, drinking, eccentricity, introspection, obsession, therapist, widower, drug dealer, alcohol, honest, life philosophy, redemption, drug addiction, relationships, mentor, psychology, doctors and patients, crime gone awry, suicide attempt, existentialism, runaway, guilt, nudity (topless - notable), celebrity culture, urban, pornography, catastrophe, hospital, life & death, unlikely friendships, storytelling, artists and showbiz, male nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Style: witty, talky, serious, captivating, realistic, intellectual, melancholic, interesting, cynical, depressing, cerebral, clever, stylized, intense, enigmatic, atmospheric, sad, sexy, dark
Plot: hotel, writers, prohibition, drugs/alcohol, verbal byplay, writer's life, relationships, addiction, friendship, drinking, rise and fall, writing, life philosophy, sarcasm, dialogue, poetry, depression, adaptation, mentor, theater, flashback, alcohol, artist, unlikely friendships, romance, nudity (topless - notable), unfulfillment, eccentricity, loneliness, catastrophe, gangsters, artists and showbiz, creativity, storytelling, greed, mental illness, multiple storylines, dysfunctional family, obsession, pornography, fantasy world, couple relations, character study, love, lone hero, life, period piece, crime gone awry, honest, destructive relationship
Time: 20s, 1920s, 1930s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 20th century, 1940s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   44%
 
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