Movies like Vise

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Vise (2007)
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Vise (2007)
Original name: Тиски
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The film follows Denis, a young aspiring DJ who, although poor, has everything else in his favor: a calling in life as a musician, good friends and a faithful companion. Denis's fall from grace begins with a drug deal, which he agrees to out of the need for money. The decision leads to deadly consequences for almost everyone else around him, as Denis is subsequently forced to work as a drug dealer for a mafia boss and as an informer for the police chief of his city. Despite his attempts to “work off his sins”, Denis cannot escape the world of drugs and violence...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: drugs, nightclub, dj, ambition, musician, criminal, crimes, life is a bitch, changing lives, direction and purpose, criminal underworld, financial problem, musician's life, money problems, desire for fame, drug addict, police officer, friendship, betrayal, beach, drug dealer, brother sister relationship, blackmail, infidelity, vendetta ...

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Most similar movies to Vise

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspense and disturbing films with plots about crimes, criminal, murder, organized crime, bandit, drugs and police mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Vise: Lazarat (2019), Ferry (2021), Villain (2020), The PyraMMMid (2011), Rise of the Footsoldier 3 (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lazarat (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In an Albanian town known for drug production and trafficking an elite group of cops set out to end the war waged against the local police.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs, police officer, crimes, drug deal, industry, life is a bitch, drug dealing, rivalry, ambition, murder, drug traffic, police ...
Time: contemporary
Place: albania, europe
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95%
 7.0
 11K
Ferry (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Before he built a drug empire, Ferry Bouman returns to his hometown on a revenge mission that finds his loyalty tested — and a love that alters his life.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: undercover, criminal, revenge, empire, drugs, police, vengeance, changing lives, homecoming, lifestyle change, crime boss, crimes ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.9
 3K
Villain (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After 10 years, Eddie Franks is out of prison and trying to stay on the straight and narrow, but his drug-mule brother, Sean has other ideas. Rival gangster brothers demand Sean repay his debt to them, causing Eddie to get tangled in the crossfire, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, life is a bitch, family, rivalry, family relations, society, escapades, debt, violence, murder, police, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The PyraMMMid (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Russia, early 90s. A fictional story inspired by financier Sergey Mavrodi, his securities company "MMM", and the pyramid scheme he ran that left upwards of fifteen million investors with nothing when it crashed.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, captivating
Plot: rise to the top, ambition, cons and scams, rise and fall, corporate crimes, downfall, crimes, corporate crime, intrigue, society, political corruption, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Rise of the Footsoldier 3 (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Notorious gangster, Pat Tate, rises through the ranks of Essex's criminal underworld. A prequel to the 'Rise of the Footsoldier' franchise.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: crime boss, criminal underworld, criminal, gangsters, most dangerous game, drugs, gang, money, gang leader, criminal gang, organized crime, bandit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.5
 176
Swallow (2021)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Nigeria
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in the 1980s, Tolani Ajao is a bank secretary in Lagos, who finds herself persuaded by her friend Rose Adamson to enter the world of drug trafficking.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: drug dealing, drugs, illegal drugs, criminal, social problems, life is a bitch, society, money problems, drug traffic, crimes, drug dealer, smuggling ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.4
 6K
Percentage (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a drug deal gone wrong, two New York City hustlers relocate to Miami, where they set up a lucrative credit card fraud operation. Unfortunately, their new business not only attracts the police, but the city's top criminals -- and both want ...
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, tense
Plot: criminal on the run, criminal, credit card fraud, criminal underworld, crimes, bandit, criminal gang, con artists, cons and scams, credit card, hustler, cheating
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Night in Paradise (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 131 min.
Story: An assassin named Tae-goo is offered a chance to switch sides with his rival Bukseong gang, headed by Chairman Doh. Tae-goo rejects the offer that results in the murder of his sister and niece. In revenge, Tae-goo brutally kills Chairman Doh and his ...
Style: noir, captivating, suspense, tense, brutal
Plot: revenge, extreme violence, massacre, criminal's revenge, bandit, gang war, criminal gang, crimes, crime family, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gang, life is a bitch ...
Place: jeju island
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.2
 918
Phantom Halo (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two brothers barely scrape by as their father continues to gamble and drink away the money they do bring home. They hatch a plan for a robbery but at what price?
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, tense
Plot: forgery, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, gambling, gambler, gambling debt, financial problem, dysfunctional family, family, family problems, family relations, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.9
 445
Nitro Rush (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the follow up to the box-office hit Nitro (2007), we catch up with Max as he serves time for the role he played in the death of a police officer. When the film begins, Max learns that his 17-year-old son Theo has just been recruited by a criminal ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: street racing, escaped prisoner, organized crime, runaway, criminal underworld, partners in crime, social problems, prison escape, murderer, father and son, group of criminals, family relations ...
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Inherit the Viper (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Since the death of their father, the Riley siblings have kept their heads above water by illegally dealing in painkillers. Josie is managing the business with an iron fist, when her brother, War veteran Kip, is concerned that the risky business is ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: drug dealing, family, small town, murder, parents and children, escapades, drug deal, rivalry, police, family relations, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Place: ohio, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.1
 2K
Blood Money (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In South Africa, a young man living with his wife becomes embroiled in an illegal diamond business and with time finds his life changing.
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: crimes, criminal, diamonds, money, love and romance, love story, love affair, love interest, partners in crime, tragic love, relationship problems, escort ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Beyond the Law (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a former detective learns of the murder of his estranged son, he ventures back to the darkened streets he once knew so well. Armed, dangerous and with nothing to lose, he must take on the ruthless local mob in his mission for revenge.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: police, murder, escapades, betrayal, rivalry, family, redemption, friends, life is a bitch, crimes, nightclub, organized crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Crook: It's Good to Be Bad (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jai Dixit sells pirated DVDs and is caught by his uncle Joseph. His uncle changes his personality and name to Suraj Bhardwaj and sends him to Australia. At the airport he meets Romi Latti, a student on a scholarship to Univeristy College. He also ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: racism, swashbuckler, police corruption, bandit, criminal, corrupt cop, organized crime, murder, runaway, crimes, attempted murder, life is a bitch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Asura: The City of Madness (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A shady cop finds himself in over his head when he gets caught between Internal Affairs and the city’s corrupt mayor, in this scintillating crime drama from Korean maestro Kim Sung-soo (The Warrior).
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: mayor, prosecutor, police corruption, corruption, gangsters, criminal, crime boss, bandit, organized crime, corrupt official, political corruption, government corruption ...
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 694
Snakehead (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sister Tse is brought to New York by a Snakehead, a human smuggler. Although she is indebted to the crime family responsible for her transport, her survival instincts help her gain favor with the matriarch, and she rises quickly in the ranks. Soon ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: immigration, organized crime, human trafficking, illegal immigrant, criminal, slave trade, criminal underworld, smuggler, female protagonist, crime boss, smuggling, migration ...
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49%
 7.1
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To Paris (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Soviet youngster Alexey communicates with a fellow radiofan from France and makes big plans for his future. His hardworking blue-collar father Ivan is getting ready to join The Communist Party. Everything changes when Ivan's girlfriend is ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: robbery, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, accusation, relationships, male female relationship, criminal, money problems, financial problem, crimes, false accusation, social problems ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, friendship, murder, escapades, family, society, police, rivalry, small town, parents and children, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4.2
 3K
Speed Kills (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Speedboat racing champion and multimillionaire Ben Aronoff leads a double life that lands him in trouble with the law and drug lords.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, cynical
Plot: drug smuggling, drugs, lovers, showdown, bandit, crimes, criminal gang, mafia, race against time, race, mafioso, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Honor Thy Father (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A pair of married white-collar swindlers run afoul of their latest victims.
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: victim, criminal, relationship problems, family problems, financial problem, crimes, society, money problems, bandit, skinhead, hitman, filipino ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 903
The Line (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Slovakia, Ukraine
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Criminal thriller about traffickers and smugglers from Ukrainian border. The feature film about the borders and the life on their edge.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: smuggling, drug dealer, corruption, border, drugs, betrayal, organized crime, crimes, drug abuse, crime boss, criminal, sex scene ...
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42%
 4.5
 313
Aaghaaz (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: After putting together his life once again from a traumatic experience in his past; Govind Narang accompanied by his sister Rattna comes to reside in Azad Nagar, Bombay. He cannot stand injustice in any shape and form; this brings him into enmity ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, serious
Plot: heroes, rebellion, betrayal, love, swashbuckler, tough guy, unhappy marriage, criminal, deception, rape and revenge, sororicide, court ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.3
 37K
Vikram Vedha (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A notorious gangster Vedha surrenders himself to encounter specialist Vikram whom he challenges every step of the way by narrating his life events in the form of riddles that needs to be solved in order to capture him.
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, showdown, betrayal, murder, death, moral dilemma, police investigation, crimes, organized crime, brutality, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 2.0
 386
Pistolera (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When ruthless drug lord Raffaello murders the family of the little girl named Angel in a gangland hid in Spain, he makes one fatal mistake : Letting her live. Thus Raffaello sets in motion a bloody chain of events in this gritty street tale of ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: drug lord, vengeance, murder, society, obsession, gangsters, death, chase, criminal, battles, criminal underworld, drug dealer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Milan Palermo - The Return (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After 11 years in prison, Mafia accountant Turi Arcangelo Leofonte can return to freedom.
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: police officer, italian police, mafia, bandit, crimes, partners in crime, criminal, crime boss, criminal underworld, organized crime, mafioso, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 11K
Rust Creek (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When an overachieving college senior makes a wrong turn, her road trip becomes a life-changing fight for survival in rural Kentucky.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological thriller
Plot: survival, forest, stranded, criminal, gang, crimes, illegal drugs, small town sheriff, struggle for survival, alone, murder, man versus nature ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Forest of Love (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A con man and a would-be filmmaking crew force themselves into the lives of two grief-scarred young women. But nothing is as it seems.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: manipulation, ambition, filmmaking, unlikely friendships, murderer, film producer, murder, criminal, bad influence, crimes, forest, netflix
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 9K
56 So Far (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Sadhu Agashe, a police officer in Mumbai, makes a name for himself by killing criminals in sting operations instead of locking them up in prison. The film follows his method of working, gives an insight into the Mumbai Police Crime Branch, and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, police corruption, dirty cop, gangsters, criminal heroes, treatment, cons and scams, police department, husband wife relationship, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Easy Money III: Life Deluxe (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 127 min.
Story: JW now lives in exile and is more than ever determined to find out what happened to his missing sister Camilla. Every trace leads him to the world of organized crime in Stockholm. Jorge is about to do his last score - the largest robbery in Swedish ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, robbery, murder, revenge, criminal, crimes, working undercover, criminal heroes, missing person, mafia, bandit, criminal gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 459
Nosedive (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: NOSEDIVE depicts a world of unlimited drugs, wild parties, beautiful people, and no sleep. However, when reality takes a dark turn, a group of characters are forced to step out of the nightclub and into darkness.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: violence, murder, strip club, criminal, bandit, drugs, gang, crimes, drug abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief), cocaine, male rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%