Movies like The Red Siren

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The Red Siren (2002)
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The Red Siren (2002)
Original name: La Sirène rouge
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Nearly 13, Alice rebels, telling the Paris police that her mother is a murderer. Alice has no evidence; her mother, Eva, rich and powerful, avoids charges. Alice promptly runs away, determined to find her dad whom she claims lives in Portugal. The police believe he is dead and that Alice is in denial. Nonetheless, they dispatch Anita, an Italian police officer on loan to the French, to find Alice and bring her back. Meanwhile, Eva has launched her own paramilitary force to hunt for Alice, and Alice has found a protector in Hugo, an ex-soldier turned hit man and gang member. He promises to get her to her father. All roads lead to a small town on the Portuguese coast.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, rough, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police station, hitman, police investigation, fugitives, crime, master criminal, tough law enforcer, chase, manhunt, on the run, track down, vigilantism, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, good versus evil, anti heroes, gang, gangsters, soldier, leadership, introspection, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, asia, france, paris france, lisbon portugal

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Most similar movies to The Red Siren

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, law enforcement, crime, rivalry, chases and races, deadly and chase mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Red Siren: Doberman (1997), Diamond 13 (2009), The Lookout (2012), Narrow Margin (1990), Invisible Target (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Doberman (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The charismatic criminal Dobermann, who got his first gun when he was christened, leads a gang of brutal robbers. After a complex and brutal bank robbery, they are being hunted by the Paris police. The hunt is led by the sadistic cop Christini, who ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, robbery, criminal heroes, gangsters, police corruption, bank, bank robber, burglar, gang, master criminal, chase ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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95%
 5.2
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Diamond 13 (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A cop goes up against his lifelong friend, who has become one of the city's biggest drug traffickers.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, crime, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, friends, buddies, drug dealing, police corruption, partners, gun, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.7
 2K
The Lookout (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A major police operation to take down a notorious gang of bank robbers goes horribly wrong when a rooftop sniper opens fire, killing several police officers and causing an explosive distraction in which the robbers make their getaway. Commissioner ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, police investigation, track down, crime, bank robbery, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, violence spree, heist, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Narrow Margin (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Los Angeles District Attorney (Gene Hackman) is attempting to take an unwilling murder witness (Anne Archer) back to the United States from Canada to testify against a top-level mob boss. Frantically attempting to escape two deadly hit men sent to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train ride, witness protection, train, chase, murder, hitman, testimony, district attorney, police investigation, fugitives, crime, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Invisible Target (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Three cops team up to bring down a criminal gang of seven, who have their own hidden agenda.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal heroes, crime, gang, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.5
 5K
Steal (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An entrepreneurial criminal, Slim (Dorff) is as smart as they come. Cocky and confident, he assembles a team of risk-taking rush-seekers to pull off a series of five bank heists, each time using a different extreme sport to make the getaway. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bank, chase, heist, car chase, criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, extreme sports, buddies, criminal's revenge, gang, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Living & Dying (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four desperate bank robbers are forced to abandon their lucrative heist plans and become the reluctant heroes when two of their hostages turn out to be psychotic killers who won't stop until everyone in the bank has been ruthlessly slaughtered. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, criminal heroes, hostages, crime, suburbs, master criminal, special agents, crime gone awry, on the run, violence spree, heist, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.8
 764
Double Tap (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leslie Cheung plays Rick Pang, an IPSC champion who is also a gun expert who modifies his pistols to perfect his technique known as 'double tap', placing two shots in the same exact spot. In the 1996 IPSC Hong Kong shooting competition, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police detective, criminal's revenge, gangsters, crime, urban, master criminal, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, police investigation, track down, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Long Arm of the Law: Part 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This sequel to the critically-acclaimed box-office winner Long Arm of the Law maintains the same stark realism of the original. In Saga Two, the Royal Hong Kong Police put into operation a new plan to counteract the problem of increasing violent ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, gory, criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, gang, gangsters, master criminal, partners against crime, violence spree, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 15K
Nighthawks (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An international terrorist has New York in a grip of panic and it's up to Det. Sgt. Deke DaSilva to take him down.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, police investigation, crime, master criminal, hostages, danger, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, working undercover, crimes, race against time ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, paris france, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.6
 6K
Ticker (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ray Nettles, a detective of San Francisco, and his partner Fuzzy must take up to one of the most dangerous terrorist gangs of the city. When one of the terrorists, the beautiful scientist Claire Manning is arrested, Swan, the leader of the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, race against time, terrorism, police investigation, hostages, crime, master criminal, one man army, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, unlikely partners, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.6
 2K
The Family (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A hitman is double-crossed by his girlfriend and barely escapes a murder attempt. He then sets out to take his revenge on the woman and the gang boss who put her up to it.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, revenge, hitman, murder, femme fatale, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, lone wolves, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sleepless Night (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Vincent is a crooked cop whose drug heist goes wrong when he is stabbed and the criminals he is robbing discover his identity. Vincent escapes with a huge bag of cocaine, but discovers his loot belongs to a powerful mob boss who kidnaps ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, kidnapping, crime gone awry, drugs/alcohol, crime, family in danger, crimes, danger, anti heroes, gangsters, chase, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
 585
Blue Tiger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gena is a sweet and dedicated mother to her little son. One day, whilst shopping with him for a halloween mask, her son is accidently shot through the chest by a Japanese Gunman, trying to kill an opposing gang of bus operators. Gena notices that ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, lone wolves, martial arts, manhunt, crime, obsession, chases and races, deadly, rivalry, criminal heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Hunter Will Get You (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: L'Alpagueur is a free-lance spy from the French secret agency. He's put on the investigation about L'epervier, a serial-killer who employs young boys to help him robbing banks before killing them.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, bounty hunter, serial killer, prostitute, crime, criminal's revenge, fugitives, government, bounty, bank, master criminal, reluctant partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
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The Nest (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Laborie is a high-flying officer in the French special forces. Her mission is to escort Abedin Nexhep, a godfather of the Albanian mafia. Charged with heading a wide-reaching prostitution network, this formidable criminal is due to stand trial ...
Style: realistic, stylized, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, heist, kidnapping, police investigation, siege, criminal heroes, prison, crime, criminal, master criminal, tough law enforcer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.3
 761
Art Heist (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An art expert assists an investigation into a stolen painting in Barcelona; as more paintings are being stolen, she learns she is being framed for the crimes. She must solve the crimes and clear her name with the assistance of her estranged New York ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crime, master criminal, partners against crime, museum, police station, special agents, tough law enforcer, crime gone awry, investigation, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, new york, spain, usa, barcelona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.7
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The Prey (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A robber escapes from prison with a single objective in mind: to track down his former cellmate, a serial killer who intends to pin his crimes on him. A cop is sent after the robber who, despite his best efforts, soon becomes Public Enemy Number ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, manhunt, prison, handgun, prison escape, fugitives, protagonist as suspect, police officer, chase, crime, on the run, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 4.6
 4K
Blood Out (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When big city detectives refuse to further investigate his kid brother's gang related murder, small town Sheriff Michael Spencer drops the badge and goes undercover to find his brother's killer and avenge his death.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, murder, gangsters, crime, tough law enforcer, vengeance, working undercover, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Don 2: The Chase Continues (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India, Germany
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In 2006, with the ever looming dangers of the underworld in Malaysia, Don broke the morale of his associates by infiltrating the gang with an alias and taking advantage of the enmity of Singhania & Vardhaan. He rose to become the undisputed King ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: master criminal, crime, chase, chases and races, bollywood, crimes, danger, escapades, criminal's revenge, on the run, tough heroes, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, europe, india, malaysia, berlin germany
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60%
 5.4
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Once a Thief (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in Hong Kong and Vancouver, the story follows Mac Ramsey and Li Ann Tsei, lovers and professional thieves who are separated while fleeing the powerful Hong Kong underworld crime lord who raised and trained them. After being imprisoned in Hong ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, gangsters, on the run, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, master criminal, betrayal, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, canada, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 2K
Mea Culpa (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Franck and Simon are both good cops. They work as partners. But their lives take a tailspin when Simon, driving drunk, causes a tragic car wreck. A few years later, out of the police, he is forced to take matters into his own hands when his family ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, crimes, danger, witnessing a crime, vigilantism, partners, rivalry, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, law enforcement, ex husband ex wife relationship, ex convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.8
 10K
Don (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A ruthless gangster named Don is killed during a scuffle with the police. Since only DSP DeSilva knows of this incident, he recruits another person named Vijay who is a spitting image of Don. Vijay is planted in Don's place in Don's gang ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: undercover cop, mistaken identity, gang, gangsters, master criminal, crime, on the run, working undercover, bollywood, chases and races, crimes, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 5.9
 1K
Divergence (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A cop, a lawyer, and an assassin cross paths after the murder of a federal witness and the kidnapping of a famous pop star.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gangsters, master criminal, crime, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, police corruption, hitman, police investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Born to Raise Hell (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hard core Interpol Agent is assigned to an Eastern European task force to target gun trafficking and dope running throughout the Balkans. While investigating a Russian gun dealer, his team is caught in a bloody street war between a Gypsy gang and ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer, vengeance, tough heroes, danger, law enforcement, rivalry, gang, gangsters, special agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, eastern europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 30K
22 Bullets (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Charly Matteï has turned his back on his life as an outlaw. For the last three years, he's led a peaceful life devoting himself to his wife and two children. Then, one winter morning, he's left for dead in the parking garage in ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, shooting, chase, revenge, violence, murder, left for dead, hospital, cemetery, crime, brutality, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Return to a Better Tomorrow (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An adventure that delves into the dark caverns of the underworld and tells the tale of three chivalrous gangsters who attempt to escape the powerful clutch of their gang leader.
Style: rough, serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal's revenge, crime, gang, gangsters, tough law enforcer, betrayal, fighting crime, vengeance, friendship, working undercover, hitman ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Piano Player (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: UK, Germany, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A tale about the relationship between a businessman who launders money for a Mafia figure and his gangster bodyguard.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, piano, money laundering, bodyguard, assassination attempt, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, mission of murder, village, master criminal, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 467
Last Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Banner used to specialize in helping Soviet spies defect safely to the West. Banner's wife was shot to death aiding such an escape. Now, with the Cold War over, Banner is called upon to safely escort an ex-K.G.B. man who is wanted dead by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, government agency, secret agents, special agents, manhunt, working undercover, chases and races, undercover, on the run, vengeance, haunted by the past, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hungary, europe, austria, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
American Yakuza (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Nick Davis leaves prison after one year in solitaire, he is hired to operate forklift in a warehouse in the harbor owned by the Japanese Yakuza patriarch Isshin Tendo. The place is assaulted by the Italian Mafia leaded by Dino Campanela and ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, gang, crime, gangsters, master criminal, one man army, partners against crime, secret agents, special agents, tough law enforcer, police corruption, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%