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Dirty Little Trick (2011)
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Dirty Little Trick (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After picking up a beautiful young hitch-hiker, Michael Anderson finds himself living in his worst possible nightmare.
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: gangsters, crimes, heroes, crime, on the run, frame up, danger, femme fatale, chases and races, dishonesty, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, cons and scams, nightmare comes true, power relations, hitman, desert, seduction, murder, bank, hostage, blood splatter
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, murder and chases and races mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Dirty Little Trick: House of the Rising Sun (2011), Tough Luck (2003), Crash and Burn (2007), Absolute Killers (2011), The Contractor (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
House of the Rising Sun (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ray, an ex-cop, is starting a new life looking to stay out of trouble. One evening, on Ray's watch, the nightclub he works for is robbed and the owner's son is shot dead. As his criminal past is exposed Ray hunts for the person responsible ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, nightclub, heroes, investigation, tough heroes, on the run, protagonist as suspect, gangsters, chases and races, crime, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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95%
 6.3
 862
Tough Luck (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tense and intricate web of deceit and betrayal entangles Archie, a wandering grifter who is hired by a traveling carnival owner to murder his beautiful wife.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime gone awry, manhunt, frame up, betrayal, cons and scams, femme fatale, dishonesty, law enforcement, hitman, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 4.6
 529
Crash and Burn (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Kevin Hawkins (Erik Palladino, E.R.) agrees to infiltrate the ruthless underground world of choppers, he is quickly thrown into a world of fast cars and high stakes. Pitted between a ruthless crime boss (Michael Madsen, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, secret identity, gang, crime, secret agents, law enforcement, undercover, danger, friends, gangsters, dishonesty, undercover agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: danger, woman in danger, on the run, crime, gangsters, crimes, chases and races, district attorney, witness protection, new identity, gun, bullet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 3.8
 607
The Contractor (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elizabeth Chase is busy remodeling her new home with her lawyer husband, Paul and daughter, McKenzie. To make sure it's finished before a charity event they're hosting, the couple hire a contractor, Javier, to help. However Elizabeth ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family in danger, danger, stalking, woman in danger, vengeance, psychopath, obsession, couples, chases and races, crimes, crime, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Assassins Run (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maya becomes the target of the Russian mafia after her husband, a successful American businessman, is killed.
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison life, danger, ballet, gangsters, rescue, corrupt officer, crimes, track down, confined, crime, chases and races, frame up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
 614
Backflash (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is released from prison and heads home to help outwit a local mob boss and pull off the scam of a lifetime.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, heist, odd couple, store, femme fatale, rivalry, chase, murder, desert, on the run, kidnapping, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 28
Murder Rap (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a young audio fanatic accidentally records a brutal murder, his pursuit of the killer lures him into a sinister plot of revenge and deceit, Texas style.
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, crimes, mystery, crumbling marriage, deadly, dishonesty, family problems, law enforcement, couples, dangerous attraction, crime ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
 793
Ready 2 Die (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, chase, crimes, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, heist, haunted by the past, gangsters, crime, chases and races, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Wild Card (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young, beautiful wife cheating on her rich, older husband amidst the neon lights of Las Vegas. Four men hired to do a job, but there is a traitor in their midst. Adultery, betrayal, kidnapping and murder lead to the ultimate double cross and no ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, disorder, tough heroes, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, crumbling marriage, crime, gangsters, hostages, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 1K
Pressed (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brian, (Luke Goss, DEATH RACE 2, HELLBOY II) is desperately trying to seek a "quick fix" business deal that will put him back on top financially after being let go from his executive position at one of the top investment firms. Brian ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: dishonesty, disorder, cons and scams, crimes, crime, drug dealing
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Beautiful & Twisted (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Following the murder of hotel heir Ben Novack Jr., police focus their investigation on his wife, Narcy.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crime, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, femme fatale, true crime, tongue in cheek, woman in underwear, husband wife relationship, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, rough, bleak, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, crime gone awry, hitman, heist, disorder, law enforcement, deadly, master criminal, rivalry, criminal heroes, confined, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 340
Fatal Instinct (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A homicide detective (Michael Madsen) falls for a resort owner (Laura Johnson) suspected of slaying a playboy developer.
Style: serious, rough, erotic, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, neo noir, power relations, sexual relations, crime, crimes, mystery, fall in love, dangerous attraction, danger, police detective, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 280
Detour (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Danny and his gang attempt to rob the warehouse of a mob boss, they find themselves on the run. Danny goes back to his hometown to find his mother has recently died leaving him the farm on the condition that he must open the dairy and run it ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: farm, on the run, warehouse, mob boss, crime, going straight, crimes, cons and scams, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime gone awry, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 660
Storage (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Working at an underground city storage facility, a young man discovers evidence of a murder and vows to bring the killer to justice.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crime, special agents, protagonist as suspect, impossible love, injustice, crimes, frame up, vigilantism, police detective, police investigation, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Carlita's Secret (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Carlita's Secret begins with a young girl who unwittingly participates in a drug deal rip off. She goes into hiding from the police and the boyfriend she helped commit the rip off with. After years in hiding she becomes a successful nightclub ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, tough law enforcer, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, chases and races, witnessing a crime, gangsters, protagonist as suspect, crimes, murder, police investigation, manhunt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hard Boiled Sweets (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ex-con Johnny is forced into pulling a heist he wants nothing to do with. Mob boss ‘Shrewd’ Eddie has one million is dirty cash stashed at his home, just waiting to be stolen. But what Johnny doesn’t know is that seven other very dangerous ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, crime, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, pimp, money
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Cry in the Woods (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An unfortunate bank robber takes an escaped mental patient, wanted for murder, as hostage.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, mental illness, crime gone awry, confined, chases and races, crimes, crime, hostages, dishonesty, disorder, law enforcement, therapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Varg Veum - Sleeping Beauty (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After extricating 17-year-old Lisa Halle from a life of prostitution in Copenhagen, private investigator Varg Veum becomes ensnared in a tangle of parental neglect and bad love when he is hired to locate Lisa's boyfriend, Peter Werner.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious
Plot: private investigator, prostitute, murder, woman in danger, private detective, danger, investigation, police investigation, mystery, crime, who done it, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.4
 621
Throwdown (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young criminal defense attorney struggles with a homicide case that is not as cut and dry as it appears while battling a drinking habit. The story goes beyond the lives of those directly related to the case and shines a much needed spotlight on ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: crimes, hotshot lawyer, criminal heroes, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, legal action, legal, gangsters, law enforcement, murder, rivalry, courtroom drama ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 291
Never Forget (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man (Phillips) who wakes up with amnesia also finds his supposed friend has accused him of murder.
Style: realistic, tense, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, rock, amnesia, law enforcement, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, who done it, crimes, mystery, gory, deadly, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 10K
Cut Bank (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 25 year-old Dwayne McLaren, a former athlete turned auto mechanic, dreams of getting out of tiny Cut Bank, Montana the coldest town in America. But his effort to do so sets in moton a deadly series of events that change his life and the life of the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: murder, witnessing a crime, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, witness, nothing goes right, small town, cons and scams, small town life, deadly, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Harold Robbins' Body Parts (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ty's pal J.J. frames him in a murder and cocaine theft in Hong Kong in 1992. Ty's wife Rachel may be in on the con, so, when Ty gets early release from prison as a gesture of good will from the city's new Mainland government, he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, frame up, criminal heroes, crime, cons and scams, chases and races, partners, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, betrayal, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, usa, california, asia, the philippines ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 424
Surveillance (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an security guard whose spotless record at crime prevention marks the horrifying reality of deception, blackmail and murder.
Style: serious, psychological, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, danger, hidden identity, police corruption, psychopath, murder, manipulations, crimes, special agents, mystery, chases and races, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Underneath (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michael Chambers has come home to Austin, Texas. To the mother who's starting a new life and the brother driven by old jealousies. To the places he remembers and the memories he can't forget. And to Rachel, the woman he married and then ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: armored car, murder, neo noir, heist, betrayal, crime, noir, investigation, couples, human nature, love and romance, going straight ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Third Wave (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Johan Falk hasn't been working for over a year since he resigned from the police. Most of all he wants to move out to the countryside, but fate has a different thought.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, riot, organized crime, cell phone, demonstration, hotel, bank, daring rescue, tough law enforcer, cons and scams, chases and races, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
All Things To All Men (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A thief is caught up in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse between a maverick cop and London crime boss.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: rivals, cons and scams, crime, crimes, wrong place wrong time, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, law enforcement, dishonesty, corruption, crime lord, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Night of the Running Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Las Vegas cab driver finds a million dollars of stolen money in his cab after his fare is murdered. Soon after, a ruthless hitman is in persuit; he will stop at nothing to recover the money and dispose of all witnesses.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: on the run, hitman, chase, gangsters, crimes, danger, tough heroes, heist, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story centers on Charlie, a Los Angeles billionaire financial whiz who goes into self-imposed exile in Tijuana after his empire is revealed to have been a Ponzi scheme. While looking for the woman he abandoned there 25 years before, Charlie is ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, police corruption, survival, on the run, danger, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, cons and scams, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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