Movies like Brothers in Arms

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Brothers in Arms (1989)
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Brothers in Arms (1989)
Original name: L'Union sacrée
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Simon, a Jewish police inspector, arrests Karim, a Muslim, in the bust of a drug smuggling cargo ship, only to realize that Karim is an undercover agent from the military intelligence, whose mission he was not aware of. The two men pursue the narc investigation, which will lead them to confront middle eastern terrorists together.
Plot: violence, religious differences, buddy cop, gun
Place: marseille

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, captivating, tense and suspenseful films with plots about gun, violence, police, murder, revenge, female nudity and blood mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Brothers in Arms: Sanctuary: The Movie (1996), Boost (2017), Abusing Protocol (2015), A Brutal Game (1983), An Obsession (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sanctuary: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the popular Manga/Animated Film Series, Sanctuary: The Movie is the live action version of Sanctuary telling the story of two boys who survived the Khmer genocide in Cambodia and now try to create their own sanctuary in Japan. Asami is ...
Plot: violence, politics, yakuza, blood, bullet, gun
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Boost (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Jimmy finds a mysterious package in the trunk of his latest boost, he is thrust into a violent underworld of criminals, and a race against the clock to save a little girl's life.
Plot: car thief, criminal syndicate, violence, gun
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Abusing Protocol (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Story: After the death of his brother (Tommy), RJ moves in with Gang Leader (Cane) and quickly finds himself wrapped up in a world of abuse and drugs. Local businessman (Dave) is watching the things he loves disappear in front of his very eyes. What ...
Plot: gang, gangsters, drunkenness, police, street gang, drugs, robbery, affair, violence, sex, gang leader, gun ...
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A Brutal Game (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film follows a famous scientist (Bruno Cremer) who rules over his errant disabled daughter (Emmanuelle Debever) with an iron fist. He's meticulous and tyrannical, while she is impetuous but equally cruel in her own immature way.
Plot: male objectification, coming of age, handicapped, sexual awakening, loneliness, female nudity, male nudity, leg brace
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An Obsession (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An Obsession is Aoyama's remake for the 1990s of Akira Kurosawa's Stray Dog ("Nora inu," 1949). The basic plot situation is the same: a cop, after losing his gun to a killer, sets out on a search for the criminal who in the end ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, cult film
Plot: fistfight, heroin addict, murder, psycho killer, gun, gunshot wound, stolen gun, shooting
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67%
Avenge Every Second (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Einar and Davy find themselves in a frightening position, when they realize that their employer, Miami Crime boss Ricky want them dead. They both escape hoping nobody will find them. But in four years time a lot can happen!
Plot: revenge, violence, car chase, police, murder, mafia, gunfight, gun
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Suit Yourself or Shoot Yourself!! The Escape (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Hapless gangsters are hired by the yakuza to tail his daughter. Once the identity of the boy she's dating has been unveiled, the boss offers a reward for his capture.
Plot: gangsters, farce, airplane, violence, bicycle, yakuza, shot in the back, gun
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Veronica (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teacher takes a student to his house in the slum, but on arrival discovered that drug traffickers killed his parents and now are at your demand.
Plot: favela, drugs, orphan, corrupt cop, murder, organized crime, car, witness, informant, ex husband ex wife relationship, violence, slum ...
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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Born Bad (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers rob a bank, causing a deadly standoff.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: caucasian, father son relationship, money, police, murder, hostage, sheriff, violence, sniper, robbery, wound, teenager ...
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Top Secret (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Top Secret is a 1967 Italian-Spanish Eurospy film directed by Fernando Cerchio and starring Gordon Scott.
Style: suspense, eurospy
Plot: spy, secret agents, espionage, muscleman, strongman, spy hero, love interest, violence, tough guy, heroes, gun, shoulder holster ...
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Docteur Chance (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Chile
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Angstel trades in forged paintings, under the guidance of his mother, Milady. Their network extends into other murky affairs, provoking the wrath of a rival gang. Angstel falls in love with Ancetta, a prostitute, and flees with her to the north of ...
Plot: rainstorm, airplane, rain, car, director cameo, telephone call, blood, gun, shot to death, talking to the camera, shot in the neck, shooting
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Chouf (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chouf: It means “look” in Arabic, but it is also the name of the watchmen in the drug cartels of Marseille. Sofiane is 20. A brilliant student, he comes back to spend his holiday in the Marseille ghetto where he was born. His brother, a dealer, ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: drug traffic, drug dealer, drug trade, teenage gang, street gang, ghetto, revenge killing, gang violence, death of brother, revenge, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 2010s
Place: marseille
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46%
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Grand Pardon (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Le clan Bettoun : Raymond (le patriarche), Maurice (le fils), Jacky (le neveu), Roland (le neveu), Albert (le cousin de Raymond), Pépé (l'ami de Raymond), Samy (le garde du corps) sont un clan familial de caïds pieds-Noirs juifs du crime ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: law enforcement, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, criminal heroes, family life, interracial relations, family business, uninhibited rivalry, family relations, police detective, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
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La capture (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 92 min.
Plot: father daughter relationship, old woman, abduction, violence, dysfunctional family, dancing, animals, blood, gun, female director
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Lee Rock (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The film chronicles the rise and fall of a corrupt police force that Lee Rock becomes a part of.
Plot: brutality, gunfight, violence, gun duel, gun violence, blood splatter, blood
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Deep in the Heart (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shortly after moving to Dallas, a young woman is raped at gunpoint. Her intense anger drives her to seek revenge, and she becomes a hunter on a vengeance mission.
Plot: revenge, rape, teacher, rape and revenge, sexual abuse, female nudity, lawyer, vengeance, gun, girls with guns
Place: texas
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Cuore cattivo (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a robbery gone awry, a young man breaks into an apartment and takes a wheelchair bound girl hostage.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, police, neighbor, suburbs, police officer, redemption, theft, captive, escape, ethics, brutality, fictional reality show ...
Place: rome italy
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The Magnet (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of a group of friends, all around 30, who live in the Le Panier district of Marseille, France. It's not a bad life, made up of slightly shady dealings, nights out, sun and just hanging out. But the neighborhood is an inescapable ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
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Time: 90s
Place: marseille, france
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So Long, Stooge (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lambert, a burned-out case, works the night shift at a gas station, rarely speaking, living alone, drinking. Bensoussan, raised in foster homes, now a small-time pusher for a bar owner named Rashid, comes to the station needing a spark plug for a ...
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Plot: alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, drug dealing, revenge, motorcycle, addiction, vigilantism, vengeance, friendship, parents and children, teenage life, drug abuse ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
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Maracaibo (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The crime of Facundo provokes in Gustavo and Cristina, his parents, an irreparable vacuum. The tragedy demonstrates everything that could not be in the link between Gustavo and son and disarms appearances with his wife; Cristina Gustavo undertakes a ...
Plot: loss of son, police officer, violence, murder of son, death of son, male nudity, husband wife relationship, revenge, father son relationship, murder, gun, implied sex
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And Then You Die (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A drug deal must deal with the mafia, Hells Angels, and police who want to arrest him. -- WorldCat
Style: neo noir
Plot: death, murder, hitman, police officer, police, husband wife relationship, organized crime, drug dealer, criminal underworld, loyalty, raid, violence ...
Place: montreal
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Shot Pattern (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: suburbs, revenge, karate, sadness, police officer, capture, flashback, father daughter relationship, police, murder of daughter, mother daughter relationship, train ...
Place: paris france
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Oh Mercy (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A police chief in northern France tries to solve a case where an old woman was brutally murdered.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: murder, police, investigation, crime scene, corpse, police officer, police detective, violence, brutality, society, disorder, chase ...
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Place: france
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Fanny Straw-Top (1984)
Genre: Crime
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the slums of Barcelona, Fanny, a woman just released from prison, tries to carry out a revenge that has nourished for years: to kill "El Gallego", the corrupt and brutal policeman who killed her boyfriend
Plot: murder, revenge, dirty cop, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder of a nude woman, domination, female full frontal nudity, scantily clad female, barefoot woman, smoking in bed, woman wearing a gas mask ...
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Dark Inclusion (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Featuring menacing tracking shots; a cool, metallic color palette; surprising third-act reversals; and a terrific ensemble cast, Arthur Harari's first feature is a poised, stylish, and utterly assured revenge thriller in which, following his ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, tense
Plot: father son relationship, epilepsy, epileptic, family relations, loss of father, death of father, diamond, burglary, burglar, male protagonist, violence, society ...
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Perfect Nanny (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Myriam, the mother of two young children, decides, despite the reluctance of her husband to resume his activity in a law firm, the couple is looking for a nanny. After a severe casting, they engage Louise, who quickly conquers the affection of ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, biting
Plot: nanny, child murder, children, hide and seek, family relations, disorder, crimes, violence, brutality, betrayal, obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary
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Wonderful Copenhagen (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a middle-aged woman born in privilege opens a café in a vibrant party of her hometown of Copenhagen, she's confronted with its dark sides as well in the shape of human trafficking and prostitution, and she has to make some hard choices.
Style: low-budget
Plot: trafficking, loss of daughter, violence, mother daughter relationship, prostitution
Place: poland, copenhagen
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33%
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Riverhead (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A blood feud divides a small town in rural Newfoundland.
Plot: police officer, family relations, police, violence, murder, catholic, revenge, protestant
Place: newfoundland, canada
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Low Profile (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A disillusioned police detective, used as a scapegoat by his corrupted superior, fights back by becoming a competent criminal.
Plot: male objectification, male star appears nude, investigation, police investigator, investigator, topless woman, police investigation, police detective, nudity (full frontal - brief), female objectification, drug dealer, gang ...
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33%
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White Powder (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: White Powder is an award-winning, riveting micro-budget, independent, British gangsta film. It is set in modern-day, multi-cultural London and features a very diverse cast. It follows the story of 2 young lovers, who try to outwit a bunch of London ...
Style: suspense
Plot: violence, drugs, cocaine, gang, british, gangsters, gun
Place: london
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