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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, serious, neo noir, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, gloomy
Plot: alcohol abuse, crimes, mystery, haunted by the past, dishonesty, cons and scams, train, police, betrayal, alcoholic, suicide, diamond, drunkenness, female protagonist, widow, flashback, jewel theft, alcohol, nosebleed, talking to oneself in a mirror, female director, crime, talking to self in mirror
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe

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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 ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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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.
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Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, nice france
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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: serious, realistic, gloomy, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, drug dealing, revenge, motorcycle, addiction, vigilantism, vengeance, friendship, parents and children, teenage life, drug abuse ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, paris france
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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: exciting, serious, realistic, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: master criminal, gangsters, betrayal, one last job, heist, robbery, prison, lovers on the run, gang, crime gone awry, track down, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france, europe, marseille, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Choice of Arms (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 114 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 ...
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Time: 80s
Place: paris france, ireland, france
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The Last Deadly Mission (2008)
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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: suspenseful, psychological, tense, rough, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, redemption, woman in danger, haunted by the past, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, childbirth, swat team, alcohol abuse ...
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Max & Jeremie (1992)
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Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
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Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Small World (2010)
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Duration: 93 min.
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Duration: 100 min.
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Spanish Judges (2000)
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Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, microfilm
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bummer 2 (2006)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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