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Burnt Money (2000)
 7.2
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Burnt Money (2000)
Original name: Plata quemada
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Uruguay
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set in Argentina in 1965, the story follows the tumultuous relationship between two men who became lovers and ultimately ruthless bank robbers in a notoriously famous footnote in the annals of crime history. After a large-scale hold-up that turns bloody, the two men must flee. It is not long before the police are surrounding the building they are in and they must confront their demons to survive.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, intense, touching, offbeat, gloomy, sexual, erotic, sexy ...
Plot: gay, betrayal, heist, couple relations, couples, crimes, disorder, crime gone awry, gays and lesbians, deadly, chase, obsession, gang, on the run, celibacy, bank robbery, jealousy, gay relationship, character study, life philosophy, culture clash, transformation, runaway, crime, love and romance ...
Time: 1960s, 90s, year 1965
Place: argentina, latin america, brazil, uruguay, buenos aires argentina, spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and sexy films with plots about crimes, murder, crime, dialogue, violence, brutality and mentor mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Burnt Money: B. Monkey (1998), The Last Seduction (1994), Heaven's Burning (1997), Captives (1994), Assassination Tango (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 3K
B. Monkey (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When wistful introvert Alan Furnace meets quick-witted bombshell Beatrice, he has no idea of her secret life as "B. Monkey" -- the top thief-for-hire in London's criminal underworld. Charmed by Furnace's innocent and chivalrous ...
Style: realistic, serious, surprise ending, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: teacher, school, heist, thief, robbery, jazz club, crime, romance, love and romance, criminal heroes, dangerous attraction, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Last Seduction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Looking to escape her unhappy marriage, villainous femme fatale Bridget Gregory (Linda Fiorentino) convinces her husband, Clay (Bill Pullman), to sell cocaine, then steals the profits and runs out on him. She stops in a small town en route to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, money, betrayal, couples, neo noir, crime, small town, dishonesty, cons and scams, crimes, power relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, iraq, dallas texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Heaven's Burning (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Sydney, the newly married Midori is honeymooning with her husband, Yukio. She does not love him and fakes her own kidnapping to escape the marriage. Her lover is supposed to meet her, but fails to appear. She goes to a bank to get some cash, only ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, bank, vengeance, chase, kidnapping, hostage, love, gangsters, love affair, crime, crimes, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, japan, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 2K
Captives (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A beautiful young dentist working in a tough British prison starts to become attracted to a violent inmate after the break-up of her marriage, and embarks upon an illicit affair with him, with terrible consequences for all.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, sexual, serious, tense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: prison, dentist, infidelity, forbidden love, romance, opposites attract, drug dealing, tragic love, couples, prison life, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, spain, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Assassination Tango (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 114 min.
Story: John J. is a seasoned hit man sent on a job to Argentina. When the General he's sent to kill delays his return to the country, John passes the time with Manuela, a beautiful dancer who becomes his teacher and guide into Argentina's sensual ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, dance, hitman, tango, politics, rivalry, crimes, love and romance, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, new york, latin america, usa, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: serious, suspense, atmospheric, captivating, intense ...
Plot: murder, obsession, betrayal, adultery, neo noir, crime, romance, love affair, crime gone awry, sex, fatal attraction, murder of husband ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.9
 12K
Intact (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An enigmatic tale of four people whose lives are intertwined by destiny are subject to the laws of fate. They discover that luck is something they cannot afford to be without as they gamble with the highest stakes possible in a deadly game from ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, murder, game, casino, money, betrayal, destiny, thief, fight, robbery, survivor, luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, caribbean, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.4
 79K
Witness (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A sheltered Amish child is the sole witness of a brutal murder in a restroom at a Philadelphia train station, and he must be protected. The assignment falls to a taciturn detective who goes undercover in a Pennsylvania Dutch community. On the farm, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: crime, police investigation, police corruption, witnessing a crime, track down, cop as target, forbidden love, fish out of water, police detective, murder, chase, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 7.9
 46K
Nine Queens (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An Argentinian crime drama revolving around a sheet of rare stamps (the Nine Queens).
Style: clever, tense, cynical, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotel, money, forgery, thief, partner, convenience store, scam, police, crime, cheating, crime gone awry, swindle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: argentina, venezuela, latin america, italy, buenos aires argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 2K
Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hotel cabana boy falls for the wife of a powerful politico. But when she confesses to the affair, her husband determines to end it forever.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, love triangle, couple relations, love affair, haunted by the past, infidelity, lovers reunited, crime, unfulfillment, vengeance, hidden identity, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 2K
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 ⇓
43%
 7.7
 46K
Victoria (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A young Spanish woman who has newly moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: bank robbery, crimes, running from police, crime gone awry, young lovers, disorder, dangerous attraction, theft, robbery gone awry, stolen money, ex convict, techno music ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 15K
Revenge (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Michael ‘Jay’ Cochran has just left the Navy after 12 years and he's not quite sure what he's going to do, except that he knows he wants a holiday. He decides to visit Tiburon Mendez, a powerful but shady Mexican businessman who he ...
Style: sexy, serious, suspense, erotic, intense ...
Plot: betrayal, dangerous attraction, couple relations, love triangle, infidelity, friendship, vengeance, revenge, dishonesty, desert, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 1K
Wild Horses (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Still Breathing and theft in a financial, Joseph (Hector Alterio), an old anarchist, and a young employee, Pedro (Leonardo Sbaraglia) live for four days violent and compassionate alternatives in their desperate flight from the Patagonia Argentina. ...
Style: road movie, realistic, humorous, semi serious, wild
Plot: chase, bank, on the road, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, down on your luck, hostages, fugitives, confined, unlikely criminals, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 34K
Summer of Sam (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American South Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, infidelity, psychopath, danger, lust, murder, punk, intolerance, bigotry, love and romance, obsession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, new york yankees, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ashes of Paradise (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A judge falls from the roof of the Federal Courthouse. A woman is murdered. Between them and the three sons of the judge there is a connection that will be investigated by a woman judge who is determined to discover the truth.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Plot: political corruption, murder, politics, intrigue, suicide, revenge, judge, multiple perspectives, suspicion, vengeance, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Our Lady of the Assassins (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France, Colombia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: World-weary arthur Fernando has returned to his native Colombia to live out his days in peace. But Fernando's once-quiet hometown has become a hotbed of violence, drugs and corruption. On the brink of despair, Fernando meets Alexis, a ...
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, gang, drug dealing, vengeance, society, gender, gays and lesbians, love affair, crimes, love and romance, fall in love, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: colombia, los angeles, usa, latin america, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 993
The Nark (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Paris police detective (Richard Berry) plays rough with a prostitute (Nathalie Baye) and her pimp/lover (Philippe Léotard), whom he wants as an informant.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, good versus evil, criminal's revenge, tough law enforcer, working undercover, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, police corruption, fighting crime, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.4
 19K
The Yards (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative, so graft and corruption are rife. When Leo Handler gets out of prison, he finds his aunt married to Frank Olchin, one of the big ...
Style: tense, bleak, realistic, rough, emotional ...
Plot: betrayal, corruption, murder, whistleblower, false accusation, crime, political corruption, life is a bitch, crimes, moral dilemma, injustice, gangster ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Question of Luck (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the Spanish neo-noir film Question of Luck Julio (Eduardo Noriega) is at a turning point in his life. His fish farm business has collapsed, and his attractive fiancee, Concha (Leire Berrocal) is pushing Julio to get married. But Julio seems ...
Style: serious, mind bending, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: dishonesty, disorder, femme fatale, power relations, murder, betrayal, dangerous attraction, crimes, sexual relations, manipulations, cons and scams, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.5
 13K
Revanche (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Ex-con Alex plans to flee to the South with his girl after a robbery. But something terrible happens and revenge seems inevitable.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: countryside, robbery, vengeance, redemption, obsession, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, criminal's revenge, family problems, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, austria, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.9
 191K
True Romance (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Clarence marries hooker Alabama, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood, while the owners of the coke try to reclaim it.
Style: stylized, realistic, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, cocaine, mexican standoff, drug dealing, romance, gangsters, gunfight, crime, peril, gun violence, organized crime, hitman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Blood and Wine (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man who has failed as a father and husband commits a heist to make money for his fledging business, but things become complicated when his wife interferes.
Style: tense, clever, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, dysfunctional family, robbery, murder, safecracker, fight, love, crime, neo-noir, family life, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Best Laid Plans (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rich, successful Bryce meets beautiful Lissa at a bar one night and invites her back to his house, not suspecting for a moment that Lissa isn't really who she seems. What unfolds next is a dangerous, tangled web of double-crosses and seduction.
Style: clever, suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: neo noir, crime, crime gone awry, small town, couple relations, manipulations, crimes, dishonesty, couples, disorder, cons and scams, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, nevada, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 20K
Happy Together (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A couple take a trip to Argentina in search of a new beginning, but instead find themselves drifting ever further apart.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: homosexuality, friendship, alienation, gays and lesbians, romance, couples, disorder, looking for love, lifestyle, longing, gender, prostitute ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, hong kong, latin america, asia, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Love and a .45 (1994)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Small-time criminal Watty Watts attempts to rob a convenience store with his drug-addict buddy, Billy Mack Black. The robbery, however, leads to murder, and soon Watty leaves Billy behind and goes on the run with his beloved girlfriend, Starlene. ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime, crime gone awry, vengeance, chase, young lovers, odd couple, store, on the run, on the road, psychopath, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 11K
Billy Bathgate (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the year 1935, a teen named Billy Bathgate finds first love while becoming the protégé of fledgling gangster Dutch Schultz.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: gangsters, jury, crime, coming of age, love and romance, crimes, rise to the top, dangerous attraction, wanted, bribery, couples, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Real McCoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Karen McCoy is released from prison with nothing but the clothes on her back. Before being incarcerated Karen was the bank robber of her time, but now she wishes for nothing more than to settle down and start a new life. Unfortunately between a ...
Style: suspenseful, entertaining, suspense, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, chase, rivalry, disorder, heist, vengeance, bank, kidnapping, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 10K
The Hot Spot (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A loner moves in to a small Texas town, finds himself a job, and sets about plotting to rob the local bank.
Style: sexy, atmospheric, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: infidelity, neo noir, femme fatale, accountant, drifter, arson, murder, neo-noir, dangerous attraction, couple relations, crimes, bank ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, virginia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 22K
Heaven (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman takes the law into her own hands after police ignore her pleas to arrest the man responsible for her husband's death, and finds herself not only under arrest for murder but falling in love with an officer.
Style: emotional, stylized, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, love, justice, on the run, tunnel, helicopter, translator, coincidence, attic, explosion, police, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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