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Place Vendome (1998)
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Place Vendome (1998)
Original name: Place Vendôme
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of a woman that remained distracted for a long time from her life, from the passions that made her feel alive. The importance of true love is compared with the material value of diamonds. Only one truly lasts forever. She's got to find the thing that values most for her, the thing that gives psychical stability and real happiness again to her life.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: crimes, neo noir, crime, mystery, alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, dishonesty, cons and scams, suicide, train, alcoholic, betrayal, alcohol, female protagonist, diamond, flashback, drunkenness, police, widow, nosebleed, talking to self in mirror, talking to oneself in a mirror
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about crimes, crime, dishonesty, deadly, murder, neo noir and rivalry mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Place Vendome: Genealogies of a Crime (1997), The Last Deadly Mission (2008), Paris by Night (2012), Trivial (2007), Choice of Arms (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Genealogies of a Crime (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At her son's funeral, Solange, a lawyer famous for losing hopeless cases, agrees to defend René, her son's age, accused of murdering his wealthy aunt, Jeanne, who's part of the Franco-Belgian Psychoanalytic Society, known for odd ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crime, dangerous attraction, dedicated lawyer, woman in danger, haunted by the past, rivalry, family life, law enforcement, deadly, fall in love, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france
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95%
The Last Deadly Mission (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A washed-up Marseilles cop (Auteuil) earns a chance at redemption by protecting a woman from the man who killed her parents as he is about to be released from prison.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, redemption, woman in danger, haunted by the past, deadly, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, dishonesty, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Paris by Night (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Police commander Simon Weiss, head of the division that supervises Paris’s demi-monde, starts out on his nightly tour of bars, discos and strip clubs, making sure once again that the owners don’t bend the rules too far. Weiss knows he’s ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, enigmatic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, intrigue, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, nightlife, police corruption, lifestyle, betrayal, nightclub, friendship, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.8
 606
Trivial (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An inspector who just suffered a family tragedy is looking for a missing older man. Man's family is of no help, or are they hiding something? He is helped by a ghost of an actress who died 30 years ago, or is he slowly going insane?
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, police investigation, uncover truth, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, danger, murder, death of wife, pursuit, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: normandy, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Choice of Arms (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Two men break out of prison; a rival gang ambushes them. One is mortally wounded and tells the other, Mickey, to take him to the estate of a retired robber, Noel, who lives in comfort with his lovely and beloved wife, Nicole. The man dies, and ...
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, on the run, chase, criminal's revenge, going straight, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, gangsters, danger, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Young Lieutenant (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A rookie policeman from provincial Le Havre volunteers for the high pressure Parisian homicide bureau and is assigned to a middle-aged woman detective.
Style: serious, realistic, light, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, alcohol abuse, policewoman, murder investigation, female boss, recovering alcoholic, police academy, police, job, workplace situations, neo noir, cliche ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Deadfall (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After he accidentally kills his father, Mike, during a sting, Joe tries to carry out Mike's dying wish by recovering valuables that Mike's twin brother Lou stole from him years earlier. But Uncle Lou is also a confidence artist, and Joe is ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, murder, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, gangsters, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, danger, greed, uncle nephew relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.6
 511
Small World (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Conrad Lang, a handyman in a rich family - he has been raised like a brother with Thomas, who has the same age -, accidentally puts fire to the big holiday house he keeps. He returns to the town he grew up in, to the family home, where Philippe, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: master and servant, crimes, crime, mystery, misfit, society, social differences, intrigue, memory loss, haunted by the past, rivalry, power relations ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 476
Spanish Judges (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A con-artist hires two low-lifes to cover him during a deal, ending with three criminals, two dueling pistols, and one night they'll never forget
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: mystery, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, psychopath, mind game, deadly, rivalry, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, betrayal, dishonesty, heist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
So Long, Stooge (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lambert, a burned-out case, works the night shift at a gas station, rarely speaking, living alone, drinking. Bensoussan, raised in foster homes, now a small-time pusher for a bar owner named Rashid, comes to the station needing a spark plug for a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, serious, gloomy
Plot: drug dealing, motorcycle, punk, gas station attendant, revenge, friendship, teenage life, parents and children, life is a bitch, crimes, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Second Breath (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: With his customary restraint and ruthless attention to detail, director Jean-Pierre Melville follows the parallel tracks of French underworld criminal Gu (the inimitable Lino Ventura), escaped from prison and roped into one last robbery, and the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, bleak, clever ...
Plot: heist, betrayal, master criminal, one last job, robbery, prison, deadly, petty criminal, law enforcement, dishonesty, on the run, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Mississippi Mermaid (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Adapted from a story by William Irish, it's a noirish tale of a man who orders a mail-order bride but receives instead a con woman.
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, realistic, french noir
Plot: murder, femme fatale, island, reunion, private detective, on the run, marriage, plantation, bank, couples, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
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Thieves (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, someone brings Ivan's body home to his wife and his sad-faced, jug-eared son. Through flashbacks, the film discloses the relationships among Ivan and his brother Alex, a cop with a cleanliness fetish; siblings ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexual, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, crime, obsession, neo noir, estrangement, dishonesty, deadly, family life, couples, investigation, love triangle, infidelity ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.3
 366
Caroline? (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hallmark Hall of Fame presents the story of a mysterious woman claiming to be the deceased daughter of a rich man tries to solve the problems of his untrusting son and supposedly physically and mentally handicaped daughter. But one question stands ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, serious, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: mistaken identity, betrayal, family relations, power relations, hidden identity, dishonesty, disorder, danger, haunted by the past, cons and scams, switching roles, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Two Men in Town (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A former bank robber is released after 10 years in prison. He gets help from a social-worker, but gets harassed by an old cop from his past.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: social worker, police, guillotine, law enforcement, friends, rivalry, friendship, haunted by the past, crime, going straight, crimes, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.7
 510
The Gang (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1945, as World War Two comes to a close, five small time crooks unite to form a gang. After several bold robberies they become notorious as "the front-wheel drive gang". The police attempt to stop their crime spree with little success, ...
Style: sincere, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gangsters, police investigation, heist, dishonesty, law enforcement, chase, crime, chases and races, gang, crimes, robbery ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Five Miles to Midnight (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Immediately after Lisa (Loren) declares that she is leaving her immature, abusive, but easy-going husband Robert (Perkins), he is reported dead in a plane crash. Secretly still alive, he convinces her to collect his life insurance, although she ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, serious, psychological ...
Plot: nightclub, survivor, italian woman, insurance, crime, crumbling marriage, crimes, couple relations, domestic disturbance, cons and scams, journalism, infidelity ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, italy, belgium, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 555
Max & Jeremie (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Even among bombers and murderers, there is a social ladder, a hierarchy to climb. Jeremie is a mere bomber who blows up people and places for mobsters in Paris. He may not look it, scruffy lad that he is, but he is a sensitive fellow, and he feels ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: retiring, hitman, deadly, danger, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, gangsters, swimming pool, police brutality, immaturity, explosion ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Lookalike (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two crooks looking out for a drug lord's love interest scramble to find a look-alike after she dies unexpectedly.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: fall in love, cons and scams, drug lord, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance, mute or deaf, crime, physical appearance, false identity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Bride Wore Black (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Julie Kohler is prevented from suicide by her mother. She leaves the town. She will track down, charm and kill five men who do not know her. What is her goal ? What is her purpose?
Style: french noir, stylized, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, mystery, crime, crimes, dealing with death, death in the family, rivalry, female killer, investigation, haunted by the past, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Witness Protection (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Would you be willing to walk away from everyone and everything you've ever known in exchange for your safety? This is the question facing career criminal Bobby "Bats" Batton (Tom Sizemore); on the outs with the mob and facing ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, mystery, couple relations, criminal heroes, ghost, samurai, dishonesty, deadly, rivalry, murder, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Pasha (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Six months before his retirement from the criminal police, inspector Joss finds his colleague Gouvion dead, in a poorly faked suicide attempt. Joss loses his temper, and investigates on his own, which leads him through the bas-fond of Paris...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, microfilm
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dishonesty, law enforcement, armored car, deadly, urban, cons and scams, investigation, police detective, vengeance, rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 568
Red Letters (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A college professor reluctantly hides an escaped female convict who tries to get him to help prove her innocent of a murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: college, prison, crime, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, obsession, amateur detective, destructive relationship, murder, escaped prisoner ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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See How They Fall (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Simon is a sales representative about fifty. When Mickey, his cop friend, is being shot, he leaves everything to find the murderers. Two years before, Marx, an old gambler, met Frederic, a young man that does not look very smart and started to ...
Style: dark humor, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 2K
A Quiet Life (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a man who murdered thirty-two people, gained power, and then got afraid because too many people wanted to kill him. One August morning, he disappeared. For fifteen years, everyone believed him dead.
Style: tense, serious, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, deadly, gangsters, parents and children, faked death, hidden identity, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, family relations, haunted by the past, coma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, frankfurt germany, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
In the Name of My Daughter (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 1976 in Nice, Agnes, the daughter of the owner of the Palais de la Méditerranée, falls in love with an older lawyer.
Style: realistic, stylized, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: casino, betrayal, vengeance, dishonesty, missing person, hotel, intrigue, love affair, love and romance, parents and children, manipulations, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 2000s
Place: french riviera, france, geneva switzerland, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 1K
Pressed (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brian, (Luke Goss, DEATH RACE 2, HELLBOY II) is desperately trying to seek a "quick fix" business deal that will put him back on top financially after being let go from his executive position at one of the top investment firms. Brian ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: cons and scams, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, drug dealing, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Happy Here and Now (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an unhappy young woman disappears, her worried sister desperately searches the internet for a clue to her missing sibling's whereabouts.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: woman in danger, amateur detective, mind game, missing person, riddles and clues, investigation, crimes, crime, dishonesty, mystery, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Goodbye, South, Goodbye (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Gao (Jack Kao) is riding the train to Pinghsi to set up a 10 day gambling den with his friend Hsi (Hsi Hsiang).
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, gloomy
Plot: politics, restaurant, gangsters, crimes, cons and scams, crime, criminal heroes, dishonesty, disorder, crime gone awry, gambling, nanny ...
Time: 90s
Place: taiwan, china, asia, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bad Luck Love (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: disturbing, realistic, thought provoking, serious, gloomy
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Time: 90s
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%