Movies that are like Phoenix 1998

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Phoenix
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: rough, serious, intense, suspenseful, realistic, melancholic, cynical, brutal, harsh, sexy, suspense, stylized, psychological, absurd, bad ending, dark humor, dark, bloody, tense, interesting, clever
Plot: crime, police corruption, gambling, crime gone awry, addiction, heist, neo noir, rock, tough law enforcer, gangsters, betrayal, greed, corruption, police investigation, gunfight, organized crime, twists & turns, gangster, police, stylish, dialogue, moral dilemma, plot twist, mob, violent, murder, drugs, brutality, noir, redemption, investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), destiny, hitman, catastrophe, justice, nudity (topless - notable), violence, mentor, money, serial killer, crimes, pornography, dishonesty, storytelling, law enforcement, neo-noir, bank robbery, life philosophy, lone hero, depression, shark, mafia, transformation, sexualized violence, runaway, stereotypes, visceral, spelling bee, morality, partners, disorder, safe, cop as target, bookies, abortion clinic, handcuffed to a bed, envelope full of money, lisp, bookie, burning money, landlord, arcade game, loud sex, police badge, police officer shot, jukebox, locksmith, abandoned warehouse, robbery gone awry, prostitution, interrupted sex, spitting blood, kicked in the stomach, superstition, bag of money, death of husband, police shootout, hostage situation, shooting a police officer, shot in the stomach, cactus, masked man, strip club, stripper, police detective, shot in the back, jumping through a window, police officer, death of protagonist, debt, poker game, shot in the head, urination, bartender, breasts, shotgun, police lieutenant, desert, police station, jail, suicide, blood splatter, corpse, beating, shot to death, police officer killed, corrupt cop, infidelity, phone booth, cockroach, woman on top, shot in the chest, cafe, loan shark, rain, cigarette smoking, bar, pistol, loan, adaptation, poker, revenge, moral ambiguity, gypsy accent, gratuitous violence, fight scenes, british, anti-hero
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, usa, new jersey, california, phoenix arizona
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Heat
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
170 min.
 8.2
Goodfellas
Biography, Crime, Drama
USA
146 min.
 8.7
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Most similar movies to Phoenix

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, interesting and suspenseful films with plots including crimes, mentor, gangsters, greed, crime, dialogue and murder themes mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Phoenix: Fort Apache the Bronx (1981), City of Industry (1997), Bad Lieutenant (1992), Deep Cover (1992), Mulholland Falls (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fort Apache the Bronx
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, rough, captivating, intense, suspense, gloomy, bad ending, suspenseful, disturbing, harsh, dramatic, melancholic, interesting, atmospheric, romantic, entertaining, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, murder, crime, police corruption, police station, violence, police investigation, gang, drug addiction, corruption, serial killer, moral ambiguity, police protagonist, tough law enforcer, violent, justice, chase, prostitution, drugs, brutality, mentor, drug dealing, twists & turns, runaway, vigilantism, evil man, vengeance, gunfight, addiction, hospital, nudity (full frontal - brief), undercover cop, investigation, survival, gangsters, revenge, sexualized violence, classic car, gangs, redemption, pornography, catastrophe, dialogue, lone hero, depression, social decay, prostitute, romance, life philosophy, guilt
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey, bronx new york city, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
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:   90%
    User:   100%
 
Movie in collections
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 32K
Bad Lieutenant
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, disturbing, harsh, realistic, brutal, suspenseful, dark, sexual, melancholic, enigmatic, intense, cynical, art house, depressing, road movie, stylized, surreal, sexy, talky, interesting, ironic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, drug addiction, crime, rape, corruption, drinking, violence, drugs, heroin, drug abuse, addiction, police, neo noir, catholicism, gambling, against the rules, police corruption, brutality, sexualized violence, police investigation, going straight, pornography, visceral, character study, drugs/alcohol, urban, violent, prostitution, existentialism, baseball, guilt, christ figure, salvation, nun, drug dealer, masturbation, crime gone awry, gangsters, teenage girl, mentor, dialogue, runaway, vengeance, crimes, jesus, mob, religion, justice, sexual abuse, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   89%
 
 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:   80%
    User:   68%
 
Mulholland Falls
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, rough, realistic, sexy, stylized, suspense, light, bad ending, brutal, intense, talky, interesting, clever, melancholic, absurd, dramatic, psychological, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime, investigation, police investigation, political corruption, corruption, neo noir, mystery, neo-noir, police, tough law enforcer, police corruption, gangsters, noir, conspiracy, organized crime, twists & turns, murder mystery, fighting crime, brutality, justice, mob, stylish, secrets, gangster, pornography, sexualized violence, vigilante, betrayal, lawyer, special unit, celebrity, prostitute, crimes, urban, dialogue, greed, runaway, plot twist, guilt, weapons, violent, violence, mentor, law enforcement, conspiracy theory, infidelity, cheating, chase, kidnapping
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   78%
 
Prince of the City
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, serious, rough, talky, captivating, intense, harsh, intellectual, dramatic, cerebral, interesting, heartbreaking, suspense, melancholic, suspenseful, earnest, sincere, depressing
Plot: police corruption, crime, corruption, police, drug dealing, betrayal, redemption, drugs, drug addiction, fighting the system, justice, investigation, violence, police investigation, idealism, mentor, surveillance, storytelling, dialogue, greed, mafia, addiction, complex characters, guilt, lawyer, runaway, secrets, mob, culture clash, violent, morality, gangsters, dark hero, tragedy, crime gone awry, gunfight, working undercover, brutality, adaptation, destiny, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, unlikely friendships, mental illness, obsession, honest, distopia, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, virginia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   82%
 
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:   76%
    User:   63%
 
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 6.3
 9K
Hoodlum
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, factual, dramatic, entertaining, melancholic, intense, clever, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, violence, organized crime, mafia, gangster, mob, interracial relations, splatter, prohibition, rich and poor, corruption, mentor, crime gone awry, dutch, blood, stereotypes, violent, life philosophy, criminal heroes, brutality, betrayal, vengeance, storytelling, dialogue, gangs, finnish, twists & turns, crimes, catastrophe, adaptation, moral ambiguity, gunfight, fight scenes, dishonesty, dark hero, casino, fantasy world, lone hero, death, society, sexualized violence, murder, runaway, prison, transformation, gambling, natural disaster, greed, destiny
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: harlem, illinois, usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   68%
 
 8.2
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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:   70%
    User:   77%
 
 6.0
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The Gambler
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, cynical, serious, clever, realistic, psychological, tense, melancholic, interesting, talky, absurd, dramatic, bad ending, suspense, entertaining, artsy, enigmatic, road movie, rough, bleak, cerebral
Plot: gambling, gangsters, crime, addiction, casino, existentialism, gambler, dishonesty, gangster, dialogue, greed, drinking, redemption, mentor, mob, life philosophy, dialogue driven, relationships, depression, beating, professor, drugs, hitman, gun, loan shark, pornography, character study, catastrophe, money, nudity (topless - notable), con men, sarcasm, race against time, heist, corruption, shark, anti-hero, multiple storylines, crime gone awry, storytelling, human nature, loneliness, runaway, writers, moral ambiguity, parents and children, adaptation, cheating, honest, organized crime
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, las vegas, nevada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   68%
 
One False Move
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: tense, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious, rough, bloody, interesting, bleak, brutal, talky, harsh, atmospheric, disturbing, intense, dramatic, clever, stylized, enigmatic, dark humor, melancholic, tragic ending, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, murder, small town, police investigation, crime gone awry, violence, violent, neo noir, neo-noir, criminal heroes, redemption, brutality, character study, drugs, dialogue, heist, investigation, gangsters, corruption, culture clash, noir, visceral, gunfight, paranoid, secrets, serial killer, mentor, honest, runaway, drinking, drug dealing, pornography, stereotypes, justice, stylish, twists & turns, loneliness, greed, hitman, gangster, gratuitous violence, storytelling, obsession, moral ambiguity, gory, multiple storylines, drug addiction, criminal, racism, crimes
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, arkansas, texas, louisiana, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   68%
 
Albino Alligator
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, dark humor, suspense, realistic, intense, talky, captivating, enigmatic, interesting, disturbing, stylized, clever, light, dramatic, entertaining, psychological, melancholic, bad ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, crime gone awry, hostage, hostages, neo noir, heist, twists & turns, on the run, dialogue, chase, police investigation, siege, gun, police, bar, gangsters, greed, paranoia, sibling relationship, corruption, kidnapping, violence, mob, storytelling, robbery, plot twist, mentor, redemption, tough heroes, nudity (topless - notable), foul language, betrayal, criminal heroes, multiple storylines, adaptation, catastrophe, police corruption, pornography, gangster, life philosophy, brutality, happy ending, confined, gratuitous violence, psychology, hitman, secrets, bank robbery, justice, sacrifice
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   69%
 
 7.6
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Blue Collar
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: clever, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, harsh, rough, bleak, talky, interesting, suspense, dark humor, enigmatic, stylized, biting, earnest, melancholic, cerebral, intense, humorous, entertaining, witty
Plot: working class, crime, drinking, fighting the system, crime gone awry, corruption, twists & turns, greed, vengeance, union, dialogue, police corruption, irreverent, lawyer, mentor, moral ambiguity, factory, police investigation, crimes, brutality, robbery, secrets, character study, morality, nudity (full frontal - brief), workplace, revenge, money, drugs, assembly line, blackmail, bar, society, redemption, culture clash, gangsters, honest, violent, stylish, manipulation, runaway, loneliness, violence, nudity (topless - notable), music, unlikely friendships, life is a bitch, corporate america, paranoid, classic car
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   60%
 
Movie in collections
 5.8
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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:   65%
    User:   70%
 
 7.3
 32K
Hard Eight
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: clever, serious, gloomy, enigmatic, talky, stylized, interesting, realistic, intense, dark humor, melancholic, rough, psychological, suspense, harsh, atmospheric, bleak, dark, suspenseful, tense, sentimental, cerebral
Plot: gambling, casino, betrayal, crime, neo noir, neo-noir, character study, redemption, dialogue, loneliness, greed, gunfight, crime gone awry, violent, stylish, mentor, violence, noir, murder, storytelling, relationships, gangsters, hitman, corruption, unlikely friendships, drinking, pornography, twists & turns, small town, blackmail, gangster, hotel, crimes, brutality, plot twist, friendship, organized crime, life philosophy, runaway, vengeance, honest, male friendship, cheating, prostitute, anti-hero, dishonesty, cons and scams, missing person, confined, love and romance
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa, california, las vegas, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   68%
 
 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:   61%
    User:   67%
 
True Confessions
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: talky, suspenseful, serious, suspense, interesting, bleak, realistic, clever, enigmatic, psychological, dark, rough, light, dramatic, atmospheric, melancholic, bad ending, intense, tense, stylized, cynical, cerebral, twist ending
Plot: crime, political corruption, redemption, police corruption, murder, murder mystery, corruption, investigation, mentor, clergy, police investigation, mystery, guilt, secrets, pornography, neo-noir, brothers, conspiracy, period piece, gangsters, censorship, storytelling, character study, noir, crime gone awry, runaway, twists & turns, dialogue, manipulation, technology, greed, prostitution, revenge, family drama, lawyer, introspection, tragedy, adaptation, priest, stylish, identity, death, justice, morality, moral ambiguity, desert, plot twist, chase, politics, relationships
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   53%
 
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:   59%
    User:   53%
 
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 5.7
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Circus
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: clever, stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, cynical, bad ending, entertaining, psychological, dark, talky, interesting, awful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, violence, gangster, twists & turns, neo-noir, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, neo noir, betrayal, vengeance, greed, criminal's revenge, organized crime, mob, male nudity, corruption, camp, murder, heist, dialogue, justice, broken finger, room service, strangulation, swimming pool, phone booth, wig, murder mystery, brutality, british, rope, laptop, stylish, master criminal, multiple storylines, anti-hero, sexualized violence, finnish, police investigation, catastrophe, tough law enforcer, cheating, bdsm, storytelling, noir, mentor, distopia, mafia, adaptation
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   58%
 
 7.3
 203K
Lawless
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: realistic, epic, stylized, atmospheric, serious, intense, brutal, bloody, bleak, rough, interesting, road movie, harsh, entertaining, suspenseful, suspense, melancholic, dramatic, bad ending, talky, clever
Plot: crime, prohibition, gangsters, violence, gangster, corruption, gory, brutality, violent, brothers, uninhibited rivalry, gunfight, police corruption, organized crime, drugs/alcohol, mob, revenge, siblings relations, vengeance, gratuitous violence, mafia, period piece, drinking, anti-hero, justice, dialogue, crime gone awry, mentor, criminal heroes, gangs, stylish, bootlegging, betrayal, redemption, brother, crimes, murder, runaway, guns, storytelling, torture, survival, life philosophy, police, greed, chase, hitman, catastrophe, rivalry, complex characters
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1940, 1940s
Place: usa, virginia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
 7.0
 12K
At Close Range
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: bleak, tense, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, suspenseful, suspense, dark, intense, harsh, psychological, scenic, light, rough, atmospheric, brutal, talky, interesting, exciting, stylized, melancholic, breathtaking, emotional
Plot: crime, murder, father son relationship, innocence lost, parents and children, violent, greed, brutality, organized crime, redemption, father-son relationship, stylish, crimes, gangsters, violence, culture clash, dialogue, crime gone awry, gangster, secrets, gangs, corruption, guilt, revenge, small town, sexualized violence, sociopath, gun, rape, brothers, vengeance, family relations, moral ambiguity, adolescence, runaway, gang, mob, twists & turns, storytelling, police investigation, mentor, visceral, morality, heist, chase, poverty, nudity (full frontal - brief), classic car, family drama, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   52%
 
True Believer
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, serious, talky, dramatic, suspense, realistic, captivating, interesting, tense, biting, twist ending, intense, harsh, melancholic, earnest, tricky, psychological
Plot: crime, courtroom drama, lawyer, courtroom, corruption, murder, neo noir, murder mystery, legal action, mentor, police investigation, court, twists & turns, justice, investigation, redemption, greed, pornography, runaway, prison, chase, brutality, conspiracy, serial killer, righting the wronged, guilt, manipulation, vengeance, revenge, dialogue, storytelling, nudity (topless - notable), fighting the system, betrayal, police corruption, noir, surveillance, sexualized violence, catastrophe, violent, drugs, crimes, gangs, gangsters, classic car, assassination, character study, morality, culture clash, crime gone awry
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, california, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   54%
 
 5.4
 2K
Bad Company
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, sexy, erotic, realistic, melancholic, satirical, stylized, suspense, sexual, clever, light, talky, bad ending, idiotic, interesting, psychological, rough, entertaining, exciting, humorous
Plot: betrayal, crime, espionage, secret agents, strong sexual content, neo noir, twists & turns, pornography, stylish, dialogue, conspiracy, corruption, cia, blackmail, judge, greed, murder, intrigue, catastrophe, sex, manipulation, infidelity, cons and scams, revenge, mentor, secrets, hip hop, chase, lone hero, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, corporate crimes, heist, male nudity, vengeance, crime gone awry, internet, storytelling, brutality, runaway, crimes, gambling, violence, obsession, justice, cheating, dishonesty, plot twist, cold war, sexualized violence
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   64%
 
Movie in collections
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:   56%
    User:   50%
 
 6.5
 7K
Gang Related
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, light, sexy, tense, talky, melancholic, intense, interesting, stylized, surprise ending, entertaining, dramatic, bad ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, undercover cop, murder, brutality, cons and scams, police corruption, police investigation, frame up, homeless, corruption, twists & turns, lawyer, justice, hip hop, gangsters, violence, buddy, stripper, surgeon, greed, destiny, crime gone awry, mob, drugs, catastrophe, life & death, mentor, identity, life is a bitch, investigation, chase, dialogue, violent, runaway, murder mystery, crimes, storytelling, adaptation, dishonesty, serial killer, fight scenes, weapons, law enforcement, internet, gangs, natural disaster, death, secrets, fantasy world, lone hero
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   66%
 
 7.3
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The Gambler
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, talky, intellectual, intense, interesting, tense, dramatic, clever, dark, bad ending, witty, cynical, suspense, stylized, dark humor, rough, ambiguous ending
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, addiction, crime, gangsters, casino, human nature, neo noir, relationships, mob, life philosophy, character study, gangster, redemption, college, mentor, dialogue, drinking, obsession, anti-hero, dark hero, depression, betrayal, existentialism, crime gone awry, dishonesty, violent, debt, mafia, professor, multiple storylines, happy ending, alter ego, complex characters, moral ambiguity, money, race issues, con men, honest, writers, corruption, greed, literature, storytelling, adaptation, catastrophe, runaway, poker, fighting the system, brutality, unlikely friendships
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   54%
 
 7.8
 244K
Donnie Brasco
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: realistic, tense, emotional, serious, interesting, dramatic, intense, gloomy, talky, stylized, suspense, rough, clever, bloody, brutal, cerebral, entertaining, atmospheric, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, crime, friendship, organized crime, mentor, gangster, undercover cop, mob, violence, betrayal, fbi, violent, crime gone awry, undercover, character study, corruption, hitman, father son relationship, special agents, unlikely friendships, relationships, urban, brutality, moral ambiguity, casino, gunfight, dark hero, storytelling, dialogue, moral dilemma, stylish, greed, honest, anti-hero, life, visceral, adaptation, runaway, redemption, life philosophy, gangs, drinking, police corruption, marriage counselor, shaving cream, stealing money, foul language, teaching the ways of the world, guns
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, colombia, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
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:   53%
    User:   62%
 

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Brooklyn's Finest
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, serious, intense, rough, interesting, brutal, suspenseful, dark, stylized, suspense, harsh, melancholic, bad ending, depressing, clever, entertaining, bloody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, crime, undercover cop, corruption, police, violence, betrayal, guilt, murder, gangsters, drugs/alcohol, multiple storylines, working undercover, violent, moral ambiguity, redemption, gangster, drugs, justice, mentor, brutality, storytelling, police detective, brooklyn new york city, urban, prostitution, police investigation, organized crime, vigilantism, hitman, police brutality, greed, life philosophy, vengeance, family, crimes, gratuitous violence, twists & turns, deception, dialogue, urban ghetto, vigilante, bag of money, revenge, wife husband relationship, neo-noir, dirty cop, runaway, splatter, law enforcement
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   56%
 
 6.6
 7K
The Funeral
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: clever, serious, rough, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, stylized, enigmatic, intense, melancholic, cynical, tense, art house, talky, atmospheric, interesting, light, dark, surprise ending, harsh, dramatic
Plot: gangsters, mafia, crime, violence, gangster, mob, gratuitous violence, brothers, murder, crime gone awry, organized crime, parents and children, siblings relations, vengeance, redemption, stabbing, suicide, corpse, bedroom, strike, great depression, revenge, brutality, addiction, betrayal, crimes, guilt, dysfunctional family, character study, police corruption, culture clash, catastrophe, life philosophy, violent, dialogue, pornography, insanity, family, family relations, mentor, crumbling marriage, period piece, nudity (full frontal - brief), downfall, adaptation, storytelling, hip hop, sexualized violence, relationships, drinking
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   42%
 
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