Movies that are like Phoenix 1998

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Phoenix
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, intense, 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, heist, addiction, betrayal, neo noir, murder, rock, tough law enforcer, gangsters, greed, corruption, police investigation, moral dilemma, gunfight, organized crime, twists & turns, gangster, police, stylish, dialogue, plot twist, mob, violent, drugs, brutality, crimes, noir, redemption, dishonesty, investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), law enforcement, destiny, hitman, catastrophe, justice, partners, nudity (topless - notable), violence, mentor, money, serial killer, disorder, pornography, storytelling, neo-noir, bank robbery, life philosophy, lone hero, depression, shark, mafia, transformation, sexualized violence, runaway, stereotypes, visceral, spelling bee, morality, cop as target, bookies, loan, safe, 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
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, usa, new jersey, california, phoenix arizona
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170 min.
 8.2
Prince of the City
Crime, Drama
USA
167 min.
 7.6
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Most similar movies to Phoenix

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots including mentor, gangsters, dialogue, corruption, greed, crime and crimes themes mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Phoenix: Fort Apache the Bronx (1981), City of Industry (1997), One False Move (1992), Hard Eight (1996), Hoodlum (1997). 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, gloomy, intense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, bad ending, harsh, dramatic, melancholic, interesting, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police, crime, police corruption, police investigation, police station, violence, addiction, drug addiction, drugs, gang, hospital, corruption, tough law enforcer, serial killer, moral ambiguity, violent, drug dealing, justice, chase, prostitution, police protagonist, brutality, mentor, twists & turns, runaway, vigilantism, prostitute, vengeance, gunfight, social decay, nudity (full frontal - brief), undercover cop, evil man, injustice, investigation, survival, gangsters, revenge, sexualized violence, classic car, gangs, redemption, fighting the system, pornography, catastrophe, dialogue, lone hero, depression, crimes
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   98%
 
City of Industry
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough, realistic, exciting, sexy, stylized, melancholic, suspense, interesting, bad ending, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, betrayal, revenge, gangsters, murder, violence, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gangster, money, kidnapping, stylish, greed, crime gone awry, violent, mob, vengeance, robbery, gratuitous violence, organized crime, corruption, pornography, chases and races, hitman, brutality, crimes, nudity (topless - notable), stripper, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, twists & turns, gunfight, noir, sexualized violence, dialogue, rivalry, mentor, gangs, catastrophe, gang, police corruption, police investigation, manhunt, neo-noir, retired, jewel, brother, escape, chase
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   91%
 
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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, small town, murder, police investigation, crime gone awry, redemption, heist, investigation, violence, drugs, neo noir, hitman, criminal heroes, violent, neo-noir, brutality, character study, drug dealing, dialogue, gangsters, corruption, culture clash, noir, visceral, gunfight, paranoid, secrets, serial killer, mentor, honest, runaway, drinking, pornography, stereotypes, justice, stylish, twists & turns, loneliness, greed, racism, gangster, gratuitous violence, storytelling, obsession, moral ambiguity, gory, crimes, multiple storylines, drug addiction, deadly
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, texas, arkansas, louisiana, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   100%
 
 7.3
 33K
Hard Eight
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: clever, serious, gloomy, enigmatic, talky, realistic, stylized, interesting, rough, intense, suspenseful, dark humor, melancholic, psychological, suspense, tense, harsh, atmospheric, bleak, dark, sentimental
Plot: gambling, casino, betrayal, crime, redemption, violence, murder, neo noir, drinking, hotel, neo-noir, blackmail, character study, dialogue, loneliness, greed, gunfight, crime gone awry, violent, stylish, mentor, noir, crimes, storytelling, relationships, gangsters, hitman, corruption, unlikely friendships, dishonesty, pornography, twists & turns, small town, gangster, brutality, plot twist, friendship, organized crime, life philosophy, cons and scams, runaway, vengeance, honest, anti-hero, missing person, confined, love and romance, partners, rivalry, male friendship
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa, california, las vegas, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   81%
 
 6.3
 9K
Hoodlum
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, factual, dramatic, entertaining, melancholic, intense, clever
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, violence, organized crime, mafia, gangster, corruption, betrayal, gunfight, interracial relations, death, mob, rich and poor, splatter, criminal heroes, prohibition, mentor, crimes, crime gone awry, stereotypes, dishonesty, violent, murder, life philosophy, dutch, blood, brutality, society, vengeance, storytelling, dialogue, gambling, gangs, finnish, twists & turns, catastrophe, psychopath, adaptation, moral ambiguity, deadly, fight scenes, rivalry, dark hero, casino, fantasy world, lone hero, sexualized violence, runaway, prison, transformation
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: harlem, illinois, usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   67%
 
 5.8
 21K
Rampart
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, gloomy, tense, bad ending, psychological, enigmatic, stylized, melancholic, reflective, brutal, artsy, intense, interesting, dramatic, disturbing, talky, sexy, art house, sexual, ironic, breathtaking, cerebral, ambiguous ending
Plot: police corruption, crime, brutality, police, drugs/alcohol, corruption, police investigation, character study, crimes, relationships, adultery, law enforcement, dysfunctional family, dialogue, urban, culture clash, violent, manipulation, redemption, runaway, tough law enforcer, greed, crime gone awry, visceral, paranoid, family, road rage, bigotry, homeless man, district attorney, confession, gangsters, dialogue driven, dishonesty, noir, justice, investigation, mentor, guilt, storytelling, life is a bitch, writers, obsession, sexual abuse, drinking, surveillance, neo-noir, one-night stand, ethnic diversity, racial tension
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   57%
 
 7.1
 33K
Bad Lieutenant
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, disturbing, harsh, suspenseful, brutal, dark, sexual, melancholic, enigmatic, intense, cynical, art house, depressing, road movie, stylized, surreal, sexy, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, rape, crime, corruption, violence, drug addiction, drinking, drug abuse, addiction, police, heroin, gambling, police corruption, drugs, police investigation, catholicism, neo noir, against the rules, baseball, brutality, going straight, religion, sexualized violence, depression, investigation, drugs/alcohol, urban, pornography, visceral, character study, violent, prostitution, existentialism, guilt, crimes, crime gone awry, gangsters, deadly, mentor, dialogue, christ figure, salvation, nun, drug dealer, masturbation, dishonesty, runaway, hopes, vengeance, law enforcement
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   67%
 
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Johnny Handsome
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense, harsh, compassionate, dramatic, intense, bloody, bleak, disturbing, interesting, melancholic, stylized, bad ending, brutal, suspense, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, betrayal, vengeance, gangsters, heist, murder, revenge, violence, criminal heroes, hitman, mentor, criminal's revenge, destiny, violent, hospital, brutality, plastic surgery, redemption, doctors, dialogue, switching roles, crime gone awry, noir, transformation, new identity, robbery, runaway, gunfight, life, moral ambiguity, greed, corruption, anti-hero, mistaken identity, character study, lone hero, crimes, justice, first contact, rehabilitation, life philosophy, storytelling, deadly, catastrophe, fantasy world, stylish, dishonesty, family, sexualized violence
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, texas, new jersey, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   59%
 
Mulholland Falls
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, stylized, sexy, suspense, light, bad ending, brutal, intense, talky, interesting, clever, melancholic, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime, investigation, police investigation, political corruption, mystery, police, corruption, neo noir, gangster, tough law enforcer, neo-noir, police corruption, gangsters, gunfight, fighting crime, noir, conspiracy, organized crime, twists & turns, murder mystery, brutality, justice, mob, crimes, urban, stylish, secrets, pornography, law enforcement, sexualized violence, vigilante, couples, betrayal, lawyer, dialogue, greed, runaway, plot twist, guilt, partners against crime, weapons, violent, violence, mentor, conspiracy theory, infidelity, cheating, chase, kidnapping
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   68%
 
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, clever, sexy, rough, disturbing, talky, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, mafia, organized crime, police, police investigation, violence, brutality, police corruption, murder, robbery, hitman, racism, neo noir, mob, violent, gangster, corruption, investigation, heist, gunfight, pornography, partners against crime, drinking, undercover cop, crime gone awry, gangs, greed, guns, noir, honest, visceral, sexualized violence, urban ghetto, crimes, dark hero, race issues, bank robbery, stylish, mentor, twists & turns, justice, revenge, dishonesty, dialogue, gratuitous violence, runaway, redemption, vengeance, serial killer
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   59%
 
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, suspenseful, interesting, sincere, heartbreaking, suspense, melancholic, earnest
Plot: police corruption, crime, corruption, police, redemption, betrayal, fighting the system, police investigation, drugs, drug addiction, justice, investigation, violence, mafia, guilt, lawyer, mob, drug dealing, tragedy, idealism, mentor, surveillance, storytelling, dialogue, working undercover, greed, addiction, complex characters, runaway, secrets, culture clash, violent, morality, gangsters, dark hero, crime gone awry, gunfight, brutality, adaptation, destiny, crimes, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, dishonesty, unlikely friendships, mental illness, law enforcement, obsession, friendship, honest
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, virginia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   56%
 
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, cynical, talky, absurd, melancholic, harsh, enigmatic, reflective, sexy, disturbing, art house
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, police corruption, crime, drug abuse, corruption, redemption, police investigation, drugs, drug addiction, heroin, against the rules, drugs/alcohol, police, investigation, surveillance, murder, gangster, urban, murder investigation, surrealism, gangsters, pornography, life philosophy, crimes, police brutality, organized crime, dishonesty, character study, greed, law enforcement, prostitution, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, catastrophe, crime gone awry, brutality, insanity, natural disaster, runaway, illegal drugs, eccentricity, twists & turns, storytelling, mentor, obsession, promotion, debt, drug lord, guilt, dialogue
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   53%
 
 6.9
 7K
Deep Cover
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting, tense, enigmatic, talky, stylized, suspense, harsh, dramatic, interesting, intense, clever, cynical, melancholic, bad ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, murder, betrayal, police investigation, vengeance, drugs, neo noir, undercover cop, corruption, stylish, drug dealing, violent, violence, moral ambiguity, greed, switching roles, crime gone awry, dialogue, gangsters, drug addiction, addiction, lawyer, gunfight, runaway, crimes, brutality, honest, drinking, stereotypes, undercover, police, heist, gangster, mentor, character study, catastrophe, hitman, redemption, deadly, lone hero, police corruption, dishonesty, chase, law enforcement, nudity (full frontal - brief), neo-noir, war, investigation, life philosophy, rivalry
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   69%
 
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 7.3
 3K
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, gangsters, crime, casino, college, gangster, human nature, neo noir, relationships, mob, life philosophy, character study, redemption, mentor, dialogue, dishonesty, drinking, obsession, anti-hero, dark hero, depression, betrayal, existentialism, crime gone awry, violent, multiple storylines, happy ending, alter ego, downfall, complex characters, moral ambiguity, race issues, con men, debt, mafia, professor, race against time, honest, writers, corruption, introspection, greed, literature, storytelling, adaptation, catastrophe, runaway, poker, fighting the system
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   49%
 
Brooklyn's Finest
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, serious, intense, rough, suspenseful, interesting, brutal, dark, stylized, suspense, harsh, melancholic, bad ending, depressing, clever
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, crime, undercover cop, corruption, police, betrayal, violence, guilt, murder, redemption, police brutality, drugs/alcohol, deception, gangsters, kidnapping, working undercover, multiple storylines, urban, violent, moral ambiguity, gangster, drugs, justice, mentor, brutality, storytelling, prostitution, police investigation, crimes, organized crime, urban ghetto, police detective, vigilantism, hitman, law enforcement, greed, life philosophy, vengeance, family, gratuitous violence, twists & turns, dialogue, life is a bitch, vigilante, undercover, runaway, splatter, bag of money, revenge, destiny
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   51%
 
Truth or Consequences, N.M.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, road movie, bad ending, sexy, stylized, melancholic, psychological, talky, intense, entertaining, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, gangsters, violence, hostage, heist, crime gone awry, on the road, robbery, hitman, gangster, drugs, undercover cop, criminal heroes, mafia, mob, police investigation, dialogue, criminal's revenge, life philosophy, stylish, fugitives, violent, twists & turns, gang, corruption, organized crime, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor, nudity (topless - notable), maniac, racism, criminal, kidnapping, on the run, chase, pornography, vengeance, drug dealing, justice, catastrophe, revenge, brutality, murder, multiple storylines, storytelling, chases and races, crimes, deadly, law enforcement
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, new mexico, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
 6.6
 19K
Dark Blue
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Style: tense, bleak, serious, clever, realistic, rough, harsh, intense, bad ending, captivating, interesting, suspense, cynical, stylized, gloomy, dark, suspenseful, brutal, sexy, melancholic, disturbing, talky, dramatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, crime, corruption, police investigation, police, violence, murder, investigation, neo noir, interracial relations, police brutality, betrayal, robbery, gunfight, brutality, moral ambiguity, justice, violent, mentor, vigilante, greed, twists & turns, runaway, crimes, redemption, undercover cop, secrets, crime gone awry, dishonesty, dialogue, guilt, gangsters, law enforcement, chase, riot, anti-hero, partners, nudity (topless - notable), vigilantism, sexualized violence, rebellion, political corruption, organized crime, storytelling, society, hitman, fantasy world, murder mystery, partners against crime, stereotypes
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   48%
 
 5.7
 2K
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, betrayal, violence, crime gone awry, vengeance, murder, heist, gangster, criminal heroes, neo noir, twists & turns, neo-noir, criminal's revenge, greed, organized crime, mob, male nudity, corruption, camp, master criminal, dialogue, justice, tough law enforcer, murder mystery, brutality, british, stylish, multiple storylines, broken finger, room service, strangulation, swimming pool, phone booth, wig, anti-hero, sexualized violence, gambling, finnish, police investigation, hitman, catastrophe, cons and scams, cheating, bdsm, storytelling, noir, mentor, distopia, mafia
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
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 6.9
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Clockers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, thought provoking, tense, harsh, suspenseful, interesting, stylized, dramatic, bleak, disturbing, talky, melancholic, bloody, intense, reflective, brutal
Plot: crime, murder, investigation, drugs, mentor, violence, brutality, parents and children, organized crime, urban, hip hop, corruption, violent, gangsters, addiction, drinking, gangster, drug addiction, police investigation, crimes, mystery, crime gone awry, deadly, law enforcement, drug abuse, life philosophy, gangs, runaway, dialogue, redemption, drug dealing, storytelling, greed, drug lord, train, society, poverty, reality tv, honest, gunfight, life is a bitch, complex characters, police corruption, life, pornography, adaptation, catastrophe, going straight, stylish, stereotypes
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   50%
 
 7.1
 121K
Payback
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: clever, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, entertaining, exciting, brutal, bloody, sexy, intense, stylized, interesting, dark humor, suspense, harsh, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crime, vengeance, money, gangsters, crime gone awry, mafia, revenge, organized crime, violence, robbery, brutality, heist, corruption, neo noir, greed, gunfight, criminal's revenge, drugs/alcohol, violent, torture, gratuitous violence, stylish, twists & turns, anti-hero, gangster, mob, hitman, pornography, conspiracy theory, chase, dialogue, mentor, criminal, crimes, plot twist, dark hero, lone hero, dishonesty, moral ambiguity, storytelling, guns, rivalry, justice, gangs, neo-noir, happy ending, heroin, sexualized violence, disorder
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   60%
 
 6.8
 100K
Street Kings
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense, intense, bleak, brutal, harsh, suspense, entertaining, twist ending, stylized, dramatic, bloody, interesting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, crime, undercover cop, corruption, police, murder, violence, vigilantism, police investigation, neo noir, redemption, kidnapping, investigation, vigilante, blood, death, violent, twists & turns, vengeance, brutality, urban, gangsters, justice, mentor, fight scenes, gratuitous violence, hitman, betrayal, race issues, dialogue, crimes, conspiracy, moral ambiguity, revenge, political corruption, gunfight, dishonesty, secrets, law enforcement, sexualized violence, storytelling, runaway, dirty cop, ghetto, captain, police funeral, widower, tough law enforcer, chase, car chase
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   59%
 
Albino Alligator
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious, rough, dark humor, realistic, captivating, intense, talky, disturbing, enigmatic, interesting, stylized, clever, light, dramatic, entertaining, psychological, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, crime gone awry, hostage, heist, police investigation, chase, hostages, neo noir, twists & turns, on the run, kidnapping, dialogue, tough heroes, gangsters, greed, paranoia, criminal heroes, corruption, violence, siege, gun, police, bar, confined, mob, storytelling, robbery, plot twist, law enforcement, mentor, redemption, nudity (topless - notable), partners, foul language, disorder, betrayal, criminal's revenge, mistaken identity, multiple storylines, fugitives, sibling relationship, adaptation, catastrophe, police corruption, pornography, gangster, life philosophy, brutality, happy ending, drug dealing
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   61%
 
 7.3
 131K
Rounders
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: clever, talky, realistic, psychological, serious, stylized, interesting, rough, entertaining, dramatic, intense, suspense, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, poker, friendship, addiction, neo-noir, mafia, destiny, neo noir, mentor, prison, organized crime, greed, cons and scams, casino, gangsters, corruption, dialogue, gangster, unlikely friendships, twists & turns, mob, con artists, cheating, redemption, character study, betrayal, money, honest, dishonesty, justice, plot twist, lawyer, friends, crime gone awry, heist, hitman, gunfight, drinking, underdog, vengeance, life philosophy, buddies, runaway, relationships, revenge, golf, call girl, russian mafia, loan shark, stylish
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, texas, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
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To Live and Die in L.A.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, realistic, stylized, intense, suspense, enigmatic, harsh, brutal, interesting, melancholic, clever, dark, sexy, disturbing, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, secret service, car chase, vengeance, murder, violence, chase, revenge, stylish, tough law enforcer, violent, moral ambiguity, neo-noir, male nudity, obsession, twists & turns, brutality, greed, corruption, track down, gunfight, classic car, mentor, dialogue, police corruption, chases and races, surveillance, anti-hero, crimes, visceral, character study, storytelling, gangsters, assassination, runaway, deadly, mob, heroes, justice, betrayal, existentialism, law enforcement, death, redemption, anti heroes, investigation, hitman, culture clash, serial killer
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   39%
 
True Believer
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, serious, realistic, talky, dramatic, suspense, captivating, biting, interesting, tense, twist ending, intense, harsh, melancholic, earnest
Plot: crime, courtroom drama, lawyer, courtroom, corruption, prison, neo noir, legal action, murder, murder mystery, mentor, police investigation, court, twists & turns, justice, investigation, redemption, greed, righting the wronged, pornography, runaway, chase, brutality, fighting the system, conspiracy, serial killer, guilt, crimes, manipulation, vengeance, dishonesty, revenge, dialogue, storytelling, nudity (topless - notable), betrayal, police corruption, false accusation, hopes, noir, racism, surveillance, sexualized violence, legal, catastrophe, violent, drugs, hotshot lawyer, gangs, gangsters
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, california, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
 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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, betrayal, vengeance, heist, murder, redemption, gangster, mafia, revenge, violence, organized crime, master criminal, mob, prison, corruption, partners against crime, brutality, neo-noir, unlikely partners, violent, stylish, going straight, dialogue, justice, greed, lawyer, mentor, against the odds, splatter, crimes, danger, sexualized violence, dishonesty, catastrophe, hopes, adaptation, lone hero, law enforcement, hoodlum, rivalry, society, death, runaway, undercover, storytelling, culture clash, criminal's revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), on the run
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
 6.0
 57K
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
Plot: gambling, gangsters, addiction, crime, casino, gangster, dishonesty, existentialism, dialogue, greed, drinking, gambler, redemption, mentor, mob, life philosophy, dialogue driven, relationships, race against time, depression, drugs, hitman, human nature, pornography, character study, beating, professor, parents and children, catastrophe, money, nudity (topless - notable), con men, sarcasm, chases and races, heist, corruption, shark, anti-hero, life is a bitch, multiple storylines, crime gone awry, crimes, storytelling, loneliness, gun, loan shark, love and romance, runaway, writers, moral ambiguity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, las vegas, nevada, usa
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System:   46%
    User:   46%
 
Year of the Dragon
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, exciting, realistic, intense, suspenseful, harsh, brutal, talky, melancholic, bloody, psychological, suspense, ethnic humor, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, violence, organized crime, mafia, gangster, police corruption, vigilantism, hitman, lone wolves, strong sexual content, violent, brutality, murder, death, culture clash, revenge, tough law enforcer, urban, chase, moral ambiguity, stylish, corruption, fighting crime, gunfight, visceral, vengeance, gangs, law enforcement, runaway, dialogue, character study, life is a bitch, lone hero, sexualized violence, mob, mentor, twists & turns, racism, chinese mafia, heroin, violence spree, midlife crisis, police investigation, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, greed, storytelling, justice, social decay
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, vietnam, asia, southeast asia, bangkok thailand, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 

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Killing Them Softly
Genre: Crime, Drama, News, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: talky, cynical, stylized, serious, realistic, tense, dark humor, brutal, bleak, bloody, dark, biting, enigmatic, rough, suspenseful, suspense, cerebral, melancholic, absurd, interesting, harsh
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crime, gangsters, robbery, crime gone awry, gambling, murder, poker, organized crime, drugs/alcohol, mafia, gangster, heist, mob, violence, violent, stylish, neo-noir, dialogue driven, brutality, dialogue, political, greed, gratuitous violence, politics, corruption, assassination, criminal heroes, assassin, guns, world politics, crimes, urban, twists & turns, visceral, life is a bitch, noir, pornography, vengeance, character study, corporate america, business, betrayal, storytelling, splatter, drugs, investigation, revenge, down on your luck, anti-hero
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   49%
 
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At Close Range
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: bleak, tense, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, suspenseful, suspense, dark, rough, intense, harsh, psychological, scenic, light, atmospheric, brutal, talky, interesting, exciting, stylized
Plot: crime, murder, father son relationship, violence, small town, parents and children, innocence lost, crimes, violent, greed, brutality, organized crime, redemption, father-son relationship, stylish, gangsters, culture clash, dialogue, crime gone awry, gangster, gang, secrets, family relations, gangs, corruption, guilt, revenge, sexualized violence, brothers, siblings relations, vengeance, moral ambiguity, sociopath, gun, rape, adolescence, runaway, family in crisis, mob, twists & turns, storytelling, police investigation, mentor, visceral, morality, heist, chase, teenage life, poverty, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   51%
 
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