Movies like Petrovka, 38

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Petrovka, 38 (1980)
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Petrovka, 38 (1980)
Original name: Петровка, 38
Genre: Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Detective Kostenko is trying to find a group of criminals responsible for killing a policeman.
Plot: police station, criminal, military uniform, uniform, policeman uniform

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Start Liquidation (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 132 min.
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Station (2001)
Genre: Crime
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Duration: 96 min.
Story: A seriously wounded gangster with a bag full of money stops at a deserted gas station.
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Diner (2019)
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8 of Diamonds (2006)
Genre: Crime
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Duration: 89 min.
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Genre: Crime
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Place: brazil
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Teenage Gang Debs (1966)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Low budget gang movie in which Diane Conti plays rebelious teen Terry who moves to Brooklyn from Manhattan and soon gets involved in a gang. She soon muscles her way to the top making enemies as she goes.
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Gangster's Law (1969)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
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Genre: Crime
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