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Pusher III (2005)
 7.2
 16K
Pusher III (2005)
Original name: Pusher 3
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In this third installment of the 'Pusher' trilogy, we follow Milo ('Zlatko Buric'), the drug lord from the two first films. He is aging, he is planning his daughter's 25th birthday and his shipment of heroin turns out to be 10.000 pills of ecstasy. When Milo tries to sell the pills anyway, all Hell breaks loose and his only chance is to ask for help from his ex-henchman and old friend Radovan
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, splatter, cynical, cult film
Plot: drug dealing, gangsters, dark humor, crimes, parents and children, master criminal, family relations, aging, drugs, drug lord, drug dealer, heroin, organized crime, drug smuggling, heroin addict, drug abuse, drug deal, drug addict, crime boss, arab, gangster boss, daughter, violence, speed, massacre ...
Time: contemporary
Place: copenhagen, denmark, copenhagen denmark

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, gangsters, drug dealing, gang, drug dealer, life is a bitch and criminal heroes mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Pusher III: Pusher (1996), Pusher II (2004), The Line (2009), Iskariot (2008), A Broken Code (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pusher (1996)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A drug pusher grows increasingly desperate after a botched deal leaves him with a large debt to a ruthless drug lord.
Style: tense, captivating, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: heroin, drug dealing, robbery, drug dealer, crime gone awry, crimes, gangsters, disorder, plan gone awry, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: denmark, copenhagen, europe, california
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 7.3
 22K
Pusher II (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tony (Mads Mikkelsen) is released from prison - again. This time he has his mind set on changing his broken down life, but that is easier said than done
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: debt, drug dealing, going straight, gang, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, parents and children, partners, crimes, gangsters, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: copenhagen, denmark
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100%
 5.1
 4K
The Line (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story centers around veteran assassin Mark Shields as he tracks down, Pelon, the elusive head of the Salazar Crime Cartel. Through twists of fate, Shields ends up with a local woman, Olivia who is also fighting her own demons for the sake of her ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Plot: drug dealing, drug abuse, gangsters, track down, hitman, crimes, master criminal, law enforcement, criminal heroes, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 410
Iskariot (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A doctor is pulled into Stockholm's underbelly after his brother gets caught up in a botched drug deal.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, haunted by the past, dishonesty, race against time, doctor, brother brother relationship, drug dealer, drug dealing, hospital, life is a bitch, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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A Broken Code (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers, Carmelo and Gino, are raised by their mob boss grandfather Salvatore Gianni. After the murder of their grandfather the two must join forces to track down the killer. No one is ruled out as a suspect, including one of the family. How ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, crimes, track down, murder, drug abuse, crime family, organized crime, mob boss, mafia, crime boss, cosa nostra, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles
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 6.2
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Hyena (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Good policing doesn't necessarily mean doing everything by the book. But as the business of crime in London turns to favour the Albanians and Turks, how does a "good" policeman survive?
Style: realistic, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, drug dealer, gang, murder, drug dealing, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, police investigation, bad cop, drugs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
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 7.2
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Protégé (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Undercover officer Nick had spent the last seven years penetrating into the core of a drug ring working his way up from a street dealer post to the managerial position handling cargo deliveries for Kwan - the biggest player in the local heroin ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: mole, undercover, drug dealing, working undercover, drug abuse, life is a bitch, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, tragic hero, moral dilemma, addiction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 652
My Kingdom (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A powerful dynasty, headed by a charismatic, manipulative father, falls when he decides to hand over his criminal empire to his three corrupt and power-hungry daughters. Kath runs a brothel down by the docks, Tracy owns a soccer team and Jo, a ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: rivalry, betrayal, drug dealing, dishonesty, murder, parents and children, vengeance, family relations, prostitute, crimes, criminal heroes, aging ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Angels in Fast Motion (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The unflinching tale of Maria, Allan and Steso, who are struggling for survival. Maria is a pusher frau, wandering restlessly among addicts, abusers and bikers in a relentless search for love. Allan has just returned from an ill-fated trip across ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: starting over, drug abuse, society, crimes, romance, life is a bitch, parents and children, friendship, mental illness, organized crime, overdose, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 14K
The Business (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During the '80s, a young man named Frankie dreams of escaping London's South East region, and his mother's thug of a boyfriend gives him just the opportunity. After beating up the abusive beau, Frankie runs off to Spain, where he ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealer, rise and fall, drug abuse, murder, femme fatale, drug dealing, on the run, ambition, drug cartel, friendship, crimes, gang ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, colombia, london
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26%
 5.8
 5K
Sugar Hill (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In the Harlem neighborhood of New York City, the Mafia steps in when a drug dealer quits his partner brother to lead a straight life with his girlfriend.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, going straight, crimes, gang, urban ghetto, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, addiction, drug abuse, siblings relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, harlem, manhattan new york city
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26%
 4.7
 75
Flick (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jack Flinter is skating on thin ice. Known to his friends as "Flick", he is drifting through life, dealing a bit of hash, drinking and screwing around. His girlfriend Alice has had enough. His friend and business partner Des is strung out, ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, juvenile delinquency, going straight, police corruption, drug abuse, addiction, crimes, society, life is a bitch, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, organized crime, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Carlito's Way: Rise to Power (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jay Hernandez (Friday Night Lights), Mario Van Peebles (Ali), Luis Guzmán (Carlito's Way) and Sean Combs (Monster's Ball) star in the gripping tale of the early years of gangster legend Carlito Brigante. Seduced by the power of the brutal ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, drug dealing, gang, crimes, best friends, betrayal, master criminal, police corruption, vengeance, tragic hero, ambition, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
How It All Went Down (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A struggling filmmaker finds himself involved in a dark world of guns, drugs and prostitution.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, tough heroes, life is a bitch, crimes, drug dealing, femme fatale, filmmaking, drug abuse, addiction, strip club, strong female presence, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
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Linewatch (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Academy Award Winner Cuba Gooding, Jr. is a Border Patrol Officer in the New Mexico desert with a secret past that is about to catch up with him. When his old gang leader tracks him down and forces him to smuggle drugs across the border, he must ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: u.s. mexico border, gangsters, criminal's revenge, drug dealing, gang, crimes, starting over, law enforcement, heroes, desert, police shootout, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico, cuba, los angeles, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Sugarhouse (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tom is a middle-class city boy whose life has reached breaking point. he thinks D - a young desperate drug addict can give him what he needs. But what D’s offering comes with more than just a price tag…. Tom is completely out of his depth when ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic
Plot: hitman, crimes, criminal heroes, master criminal, gangsters, life is a bitch, drug dealing, psychopath, love affair, drug abuse, collision, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.7
 1K
'R Xmas (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A New York drug dealer is kidnapped, and his wife must try to come up with the money and drugs to free him from his abductors before Christmas.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, drug dealer, christmas, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, going straight, drug dealing, gangsters, crimes, friendship, interracial relations, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary, year 1993
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.5
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One Eyed King (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Residents of Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen attempt to balance family and friendship against the harsh street life that unfolds around them
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: gangsters, gang, crimes, fight, mafia, caper, urban setting, crime boss, criminal, mafioso, embezzler, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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One (2002)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Après quinze ans passés derrière les barreaux, Bruno, qui prône la révolution prolétarienne, s'évade. Ce dernier veut continuer la lutte, faire sortir ses camarades de prison, libérer les masses du joug capitaliste. Tous ses anciens ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: betrayal, drug dealing, on the run, police investigation, crimes, terrorism, confined, manhunt, imprisonment, crime boss, hostage, revolutionary ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Gangster (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Antonio Moro works for gangster boss Thomas Steel. He lives happily with his girlfriend Tanya who is expecting their child. Antonio's future looks bright, until one evening when he is ordered to kill a person who is close to all of them.
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, love and romance, assassination, law enforcement, family relations, love affair, siblings relations, moral dilemma, criminal, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.1
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The Debutantes (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of two brothers who get involved with a sexy stripper and her boss, the nightclub king of Santiago, as told from three perspectives. Sexy, gritty, emotional.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, erotic
Plot: prostitute, stripper, siblings relations, sibling relationship, kids in trouble, family relations, nightclub, crimes, coming of age, gangsters, adultery, crime boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Pride & Loyalty (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jake DeMitro cannot maintain his relationship with his girlfriend Kelly Francini or concentrate on his prestigious position with the Prosecutor's Office. He suffers from an obsessive-compulsive personality and fights on a regular basis with his ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, hotshot lawyer, introspection, courtroom drama, moral dilemma, injustice, drug dealing, crimes, rivalry, life is a bitch, obsession, legal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The City of Lost Souls (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Brazilian-Japanese gangster Mario rescues his Chinese girlfriend Kei as she's about to be deported from Japan. Desperate to escape, he hides in Tokyo's booming Japanese-Portuguese community and seeks passage from the country from a Russian ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, gangsters, gang, love triangle, lovers on the run, hitman, crimes, rivalry, drug dealing, master criminal, chase, martial arts ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 7.3
 6K
Election 2 (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As election time nears, current Triad chairman Lok (Simon Yam) faces competition from his godsons. At the same time, Jimmy (Louis Koo) looks to increase his business relations with mainland China.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: election, organized crime, henchman, dishonesty, crimes, gangsters, rules and policies, criminal heroes, ambition, rivalry, crime boss, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.4
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Shifty (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Shifty, a young crack cocaine dealer in London, sees his life quickly spiral out of control when his best friend returns home. Stalked by a customer desperate to score at all costs, and with his family about to turn their back on him for good, ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: drug dealer, police, betrayal, crimes, haunted by the past, dealer, cocaine, heroin, rivalry, save the day, murder, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Man Inside (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a young boxer trying to distance himself from his father's gangster past and the relationship with his trainer.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxer, crimes, haunted by the past, athlete and trainer, parents and children, gangsters, family problems, escape from reality, starting over, sport, rivalry, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
All in the Game (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When East Baltimore drug King Pin, Ontario Banks (Nelson Irizarry) decides he wants total control of the entire city-wide drug trade, he enlists the help of his closest friends, Lucky (Micaiah Jones), Vince (Chris Clanton) and Littles (Kelvin Page), ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Plot: gangsters, prostitution, drug dealing, life is a bitch, crimes, gang, mafia, murder, urban setting, war, heroin, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
 3K
Black Souls (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A former narcotics trafficker now living peaceably in the Calabrian hills is drawn back into his family’s drug-trade dynasty by his impetuous teenage son, in this darkly elegant gangster drama.
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, rough, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, gangsters, italian mafia, rivalry, family relations, crime boss, criminal heroes, family business, haunted by the past, crimes, homecoming, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Absolute Killers (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller - Johnny Graham, raised by the Torino crime family after the death of his parents, is repeatedly torn between loyalty to his adoptive family and his conscience. - Edward Furlong, Grace Johnston, Meat Loaf
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: on the run, gangsters, crimes, witness protection, murder, redemption, violence, woman in danger, graphic violence, district attorney, u.s. marshal, new identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.5
 3K
Loaded (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young, wealthy club kid's life spirals downward into an out-of-control world of drugs, sex and violence.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: sexual relations, drug abuse, gang, dangerous attraction, crimes, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, drug dealing, couples, addiction, drug overdose, nude girl ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%