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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, alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, dishonesty, cons and scams, mystery, 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 serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about crimes, crime, dishonesty, deadly, murder, law enforcement and neo noir mostly in Drama, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Place Vendome: The Last Deadly Mission (2008), Genealogies of a Crime (1997), Spanish Judges (2000), Choice of Arms (1981), Paris by Night (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: neo noir, murder, serial killer, redemption, swat, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, woman in danger, crime, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
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95%
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: serious, psychological, mind bending, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: murder, legal investigation, dedicated lawyer, legal action, haunted by the past, destiny, law enforcement, deadly, family life, woman in danger, fall in love, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 4.9
 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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: criminal heroes, mystery, goofy hero, criminal's revenge, heist, deadly, mentally challenged, dishonesty, disorder, mind game, rivalry, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, on the run, friendship, drug dealing, danger, gangsters, chases and races, criminal heroes, rivalry, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, ireland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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 ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, neo noir, crimes, anti heroes, gangsters, intrigue, lifestyle, urban, crime, law enforcement, fighting crime, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
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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: gloomy, suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: crimes, mystery, family relations, power relations, friendship, rivalry, mental illness, intrigue, master and servant, crime, investigation, family life ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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 heroes, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, gangsters, crime gone awry, crime, danger, greed, uncle nephew relationship, forgery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: gloomy, psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: drug dealing, motorcycle, revenge, punk, gas station attendant, drug abuse, addiction, haunted by the past, law enforcement, deadly, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: bleak, clever, atmospheric, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: betrayal, master criminal, one last job, heist, robbery, prison, crime, criminal's revenge, gangsters, crimes, chases and races, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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: mind bending, psychological, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, dishonesty, haunted by the past, riddles and clues, crime, mysterious character, crimes, uncover truth, figment, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: normandy, europe, france
⇓ 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, gloomy, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crime, obsession, neo noir, family life, deadly, dishonesty, estrangement, family relations, investigation, infidelity, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: realistic, atmospheric, serious, gloomy, french noir
Plot: on the run, femme fatale, island, private detective, reunion, murder, marriage, plantation, neo noir, hidden identity, crime, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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: realistic, gloomy, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: betrayal, mistaken identity, disorder, dishonesty, hidden identity, danger, switching roles, mystery, cons and scams, crimes, haunted by the past, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: gloomy, suspenseful, psychological, serious, bleak ...
Plot: social worker, guillotine, police, friendship, rivalry, neo noir, death sentence, haunted by the past, friends, crimes, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: recovering alcoholic, police academy, alcohol abuse, investigation, police investigation, murder, addiction, police corruption, deadly, cliche, law enforcement, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: suspenseful, sincere, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, chase, gang, dishonesty, law enforcement, police investigation, heist, crimes, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, siege ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: nightclub, survivor, insurance, italian woman, couple relations, domestic disturbance, crimes, crumbling marriage, cons and scams, deadly, crime, survival ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, italy, belgium, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: crime, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, danger, deadly, retiring, hitman, police brutality, explosion, violence, train ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crime, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, mystery, deadly, dishonesty, samurai, murder, couple relations, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 1K
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, microfilm
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, tough heroes, rivalry, urban, tough law enforcer, cons and scams, police detective, investigation, deadly, loss of partner, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, vengeance, crimes, small town, death in the family, deadly, dishonesty, couples, female killer, crime, dealing with death ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
My Wife's Romance (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Paul dies, he leaves his wife Eve with a mountain of debt. As the police begin their investigation into Paul’s death, Eve is supported by a lawyer named Chollet, a friend of her husband who generously helps her to clear the debts she has ...
Style: gloomy, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lights in the Dusk (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland, Germany, France, Italy, Sweden
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Koistenin is a sad sack, a man without affect or friends. He's a night-watchman in Helsinki with ideas of starting his own business, but nothing to go with those intentions. He sometimes talks a bit with a woman who runs a snack trailer near ...
Style: bleak, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland, argentina, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: realistic, dark humor, disturbing, serious, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, vengeance, neo noir, obsessive quest, crime, crimes, amateur detective, murder, midlife crisis, vigilantism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Bad Luck Love (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A shocking crime forces a man to re-evaluate his life, only to find that going straight is more complicated than he imagined in this acclaimed drama from Finland. Ali (Jorma Tommila) is a low-level criminal who spends much of his spare time working ...
Style: disturbing, gloomy, realistic, thought provoking, serious
Plot: going straight, family problems, crimes, crime, unfulfillment, down on your luck, haunted by the past, society, starting over, petty criminal, criminal gang, ex convict ...
Time: 90s
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, realistic, touching, stylized, tense ...
Plot: casino, manipulations, love affair, fall in love, crimes, parents and children, intrigue, missing person, betrayal, obsession, hotel, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 2000s
Place: french riviera, france, geneva switzerland, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: gloomy, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: politics, restaurant, crime gone awry, dishonesty, disorder, crime, cons and scams, crimes, gangsters, criminal heroes, gambling, nanny ...
Time: 90s
Place: taiwan, china, asia, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 2K
SK1 (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The hunt, capture and trial of Guy Georges, one of France's most notorious serial killer.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, murder, law enforcement, deadly, danger, obsession, crimes, crime, uncover truth, riddles and clues, explosion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 2001, year 1995 ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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, realistic, rough, serious, tense ...
Plot: college, prison, crime, mystery, dishonesty, law enforcement, obsession, amateur detective, destructive relationship, murder, escaped prisoner, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Act of Aggression (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After his wife and daughter are raped and killed by a motorbike gang a man sets out to take revenge.
Style: realistic, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
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Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%