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

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Paris by Night (2012)
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Duration: 100 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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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 ...
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Time: 90s
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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.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, captivating, light ...
Plot: murder, alcohol abuse, crimes, policewoman, murder investigation, female boss, recovering alcoholic, police academy, police, job, workplace situations, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, nice france
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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, mind bending ...
Plot: law enforcement, police investigation, haunted by the past, uncover truth, dishonesty, crimes, danger, deadly, murder, pursuit, death of wife, figment ...
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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, rough, tense, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, redemption, woman in danger, haunted by the past, deadly, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crimes, crime, dishonesty, childbirth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
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So Long, Stooge (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: suspenseful, psychological, neo noir, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: drug dealing, alcohol abuse, revenge, gas station attendant, motorcycle, vigilantism, haunted by the past, drug abuse, teenage life, friendship, parents and children, vengeance ...
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Duration: 135 min.
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Second Breath (1966)
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Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
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Style: stylized, bleak, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
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Place: paris france, france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, neo noir
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Country: France, Italy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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