Movies like The Right to Remain Silent

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The Right to Remain Silent (1996)
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The Right to Remain Silent (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bright and eager to hit the streets in search of bad guys, rookie cop Christine Paly is disappointed when she's instead assigned to process criminals. Under the supervision of a tough but likable mentor, Christine quickly learns that hers is like no other desk job in the world.
Plot: police, police station, rookie, racial slur, gun, female police officer, rally, policewoman, hiv, ku klux klan, lapd, video camera, police officer, pizza delivery, drunk driving, transvestite
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california

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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 police, police officer, murder, police station, african american, society and crimes mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Right to Remain Silent: The Bus Is Coming (1971), Twilight: Los Angeles (2000), The Removalists (1975), Criminal Desires (2013), The New Centurions (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Bus Is Coming (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young black soldier returns home to Los Angeles from combat in Vietnam to find out that his brother had been killed by a gang of racist cops. Angered, he joins a black nationalist group to take his revenge.
Plot: blackboard, brother, african american, murder of brother, investigation, soldier, racism, murder, vietnam veteran, police, ghetto, loan shark ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Twilight: Los Angeles (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Anna Deavere Smith transforms herself into scores of individuals -- using only their words and duplicating their speech patterns, mannerisms, dress, and attitudes -- in a mosaic set in the violent aftermath of the 1992 Rodney King trial and verdict. ...
Plot: lawyer, lapd, police chief, archival footage, ethnicity, chief of police, interracial relations, assault, economics, truck driver, acquittal, real estate agent ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Removalists (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An adaptation of David Williamson's play; John Hargreaves and Peter Cummins star as a good and bad cop who assist a battered wife as she tries to escape her belligerent husband.
Plot: marital abuse, spouse abuse, power, police corruption, police, brutality, kitchen, crossword puzzle, woman smoking cigarette, furniture, police station, beer drinking ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Plot: police, murder, male nudity, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The New Centurions (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An idealistic rookie cop joins the LAPD to make ends meet while finishing law school, and is indoctrinated by a seasoned veteran. As time goes on, he loses his ambitions and family as police work becomes his entire life.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police station, rookie, lapd, crime, partners, law enforcement, society, police investigation, crimes, golden years, prostitute, fighting crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.7
 6K
American Son (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Time passes and tension mounts in a Florida police station as an estranged interracial couple awaits news of their missing teenage son.
Style: suspense, thought provoking, heartbreaking, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: mother son relationship, african american woman, police, racial injustice, discrimination, missing son, murder, racial prejudice, divorced parents, investigation, racial discrimination, social injustice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.8
 88
Redemption (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Christian is a young man growing up in Hollywood who dreams of following in his father's footsteps into show business. When he meets Tony, an industry insider with "connections," he is convinced that he has found his big break -- ...
Plot: sex, actor, poetry, party, police, drugs, interracial relations, gunshot, love, fight
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
On the Nickel (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: feature film written, produced by, and starring Ralph Waite (best known as John Walton, Sr., on the long-running CBS television series, "The Waltons"). The film tells the story of Sam (Donald Moffat), a recovering alcoholic who feels ...
Plot: alcoholic, drunkenness, monologue, judge, street life, urban setting, friendship, police, bum, homelessness, slum, drunkard ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 5.1
 237
Night Shift (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on a novel by Hugo Boris, Night Shift focuses on three Parisian police officers charged with driving a stranger back to the border. However, Virginie (Efira) realizes their prisoner will most likely be killed upon return to his country and so ...
Plot: police, immigrants, airport, police station, fear, police officer, immigration officer, illegal immigration, illegal immigrant, airplane, policewoman, violent husband ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Badge of the Assassin (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Three black revolutionaries gun down two New York City police officers. The subsequent investigation puts a white assistant DA and a black police detective on the trail of the killers that leads from New York to San Francisco and down to New Orleans.
Plot: police investigation, assistant district attorney, police officer, cop killer, murder investigation, nypd, buddy cop, racism, murder, police, black cop
Place: new orleans, san francisco, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Just Be There (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mitchell, a Vietnam veteran, returns home to Minneapolis with his girlfriend Kathy and intends to write a novel about his war experiences, but is pushed by his overbearing father into a job selling pork bellies at a commodities firm. Quickly ...
Plot: letter, aspiring writer, skinny dipping, broker, police officer, debutante, vietnam war veteran, laundromat, marriage proposal, father son relationship, motorcycle, homecoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Night-Flowers (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Vietnam vets, Tom and Nordi, live sad lives in a crumbling New Jersey town. Sharing a one room apartment, they talk about their inability to hold down real work, struggle to get noticed at the VA and fail to connect with women. This changes for ...
Plot: fishing, dinner, murder, supermarket, gun, shipyard, vietnam war veteran, frustration, massage parlor, rape, dumpster, psychiatric patient ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 4K
T.J. Hooker (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: T. J. Hooker is an American police drama television program starring William Shatner in the title role as a 15-year veteran police sergeant. The series premiered as a mid-season replacement on March 13, 1982, on ABC and ran on the network until May ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, witty, suspenseful
Plot: rookie, police, law enforcement, crimes, police investigation, fighting crime, partners against crime, crime, partners, honest law enforcer, workaholic, police station ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.4
 77
Fyre (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an innocent country girl is violently raped, her family is killed in a car accident before she can come to terms with what happened. As her feelings of shame grow into self-degradation, she turns to prostitution
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: disco, prostitute, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, life is a bitch, crimes, teenage life, shot to death, threesome, topless, female nudity ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 225
Hot Rod (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drag-racer enters a local championship race. However, he runs up against the town boss, a corrupt sheriff who has already made arrangements to ensure that his own son wins the race.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: drag racing, car race, hot rod, corruption, contest, racing, radio dj, car accident, race, police, automobile racing
Time: 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 548
Bar Girls (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The life and loves of gay women hanging out at a local tavern are examined in this slice of life film.
Style: humorous, sexual, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: bar, nudity (full frontal - brief), love affair, sexual content, love and romance, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, gender, romance, lifestyle, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 2K
Desert Blue (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An academic obsessed with "roadside attractions" and his tv-star daughter finally discover the world's largest ice cream cone, the centerpiece for an old gold-rush town struggling to stay on the map. They end up staying longer than ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, road movie, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: quarantine, desert, small town, friendship, campfire, fire, fbi, ice cream cone, soda, coming of age, small town life, toxic ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 70s
Place: california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Police Story: Confessions of a Lady Cop (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 14 year police veteran, looking to make it to retirement, experiences the highs and lows of police work as a police woman in a male-dominated metropolitan police department.
Plot: police, policewoman, pressure, risk, infidelity, duty, officer, criminal, undercover, badge, legal, dangerous
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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San Babila-8 P.M. (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A quartet of young neo-Fascists terrorise the Milanise locals while the Police mostly look the other way.
Plot: communism, union, class struggle, female nudity, terrorism, violence, one day, sunglasses, dildo, brutality, bomb, rally ...
Time: 70s
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 225
Residue (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young filmmaker returns home after many years away, to write a script about his childhood, only to find his neighborhood unrecognizable and his childhood friends scattered to the wind.
Plot: getting home, black, gun shot, gun shooting, gentrification, swearing, fireworks, police officer, fight, teenage boy, rocking chair, little boy ...
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 332
Riot (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In April 1992, following the notorious Rodney King verdict, the streets of Los Angeles became a battlefield, the backdrop to four personal intertwined stories.
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: rebellion, drug addiction, urban ghetto life, society, dishonesty, life is a bitch, profanity, graphic violence, shopping mall, corrupt officer, injustice, social decay ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 410
South of Pico (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "South of Pico" is an emotionally charged drama in which four strangers witness an unimaginable tragedy and are catapulted into the defining moment of their lives. Set in present day Los Angeles, a chauffeur, a waitress, a doctor and a ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: interracial relations, graphic violence, society, cigarette smoking, wedding dress, doctor, sex, waitress, boy, chauffeur, driver, physician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Xian's Finest (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Wu, a veteran police officer in Xian, is demoted to work in a community policing center after he accidentally injures a hostage during a rescue mission. At first the new job appears to be simple and straightforward, but Wu and his family gradually ...
Plot: urban setting, cop killer, taxi, piano, rape, anonymous letter, murder investigation, police station, false accusation, hostage, murder, suicide attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.3
 500
Jasper, Texas (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1998, three white men in the small town of Jasper, Texas, chained a black man to the back of their pickup truck and dragged him to his death. This film relates that story and how it affected all of the residents of the town, both black and white.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, sincere
Plot: racism, small town, social decay, social differences, investigation, fighting the system, african american, crimes, deadly, society, life is a bitch, injustice ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 192
Stop Me Here (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Samson Cazalet, Taxi driver in his thirties, picks up a client at the airport. The same evening, the daughter of the woman disappears and the overwhelming evidence points to Samson. How can he prove his innocence when he is the ideal suspect?
Plot: child abduction, convict, kidnapped child, beach, innocence, lawyer, neighbor, police, telephone call, prison, courtroom, airport ...
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Thicker Than Water (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, two rival gang leaders are also trying to be music producers. When DJ's equipment shorts out and Lonzo is cut out of the action by a record producer, the two join forces, which also requires a tentative peace between gangs. With ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, gang, crimes, ambition, criminal's revenge, gangsters, friends, estrangement, partners, rise and fall, life is a bitch, going straight ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, new orleans, california, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Top of the Heap (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: He was a violent man...trouble was--he was also a cop.
Plot: sexy nurse, anger, astronaut, cigarette smoking, bus, drugs, frustration, jeans, dancing, driving, sunglasses, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.3
 373
I Am (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the City of Angels, despair and heartache are the daily mail -- delivered with painful regularity whether we want them or not. Through I AM, we join an eclectic cast as they try to untangle themselves from the web of sin. All along the way, they ...
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: redemption, self discovery, society, religions or cults, unfulfillment, police, journalist, inheritance, hopes, life turned upside down, disorder, sin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Cleopatra's Second Husband (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Robert is an art photographer who is totally controlled by his wife Hallie. When they go on vacation in New York, they leave their house to their friends, Zack and Sophie. When they return, they find their house a total mess, but Zack and Sophie ask ...
Style: disturbing, sexual, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dull life, breakup, profanity, sexual content, voyeurism, track down, love triangle, destructive relationship, infidelity, sexual relations, vengeance, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Choirboys (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A group of Los Angeles cops decide to take off some of the pressures of their jobs by engaging in various forms of after-hours debauchery.
Style: realistic, semi serious, dark humor, cynical, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dominatrix, police station, police, society, prank, partners, crimes, buddies, dishonesty, profanity, friends, retiring ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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