Movies like Dirty Little Trick

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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, power relations, nightmare comes true, hitman, desert, seduction, murder, bank, hostage, blood splatter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona

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Most similar movies to Dirty Little Trick

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), Crash and Burn (2007), Tough Luck (2003), Absolute Killers (2011), Assassins Run (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, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, urban, law enforcement, dishonesty, heroes, on the run, gangsters, crime, chases and races, crimes, protagonist as suspect, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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95%
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 522
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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret identity, chases and races, secret agents, gangsters, crime, crimes, friends, gang, danger, undercover, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.4
 846
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, gangsters, crime, computers and web, femme fatale, crime gone awry, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, serious, realistic
Plot: on the run, chases and races, gangsters, crimes, crime, danger, woman in danger, redemption, u.s. marshal, explosion, district attorney, witness protection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison life, danger, ballet, rescue, gangsters, kidnapping, police corruption, frame up, on the run, confined, crime, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, danger, stalking, family in danger, obsession, dishonesty, couples, deadly, chases and races, crimes, crime, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 609
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: murder, kidnapping, on the road, odd couple, store, dishonesty, deadly, disorder, partners, danger, crime gone awry, on the run ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 26
Murder Rap (1987)
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: sexual, sexy, mind bending, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, family problems, couples, dishonesty, crimes, crime, mystery, crumbling marriage, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, love affair ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 789
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, chase, disorder, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, chases and races, rivalry, heist, danger, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, tough heroes, crumbling marriage, hostages, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, gangsters, confined, gambling, betrayal, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
 337
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, suspenseful, sexual, rough, sexy ...
Plot: neo noir, strong sexual content, femme fatale, fall in love, crime, sexual relations, mystery, crimes, dangerous attraction, police detective, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, crime, couples, deadly, danger, crimes, femme fatale, true crime, tongue in cheek, woman in underwear, psychopath, poisoned ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, confined, violence spree, crimes, hostages, suburban life, crime gone awry, danger, bank, chases and races, unlikely criminals, heist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.7
 278
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: farm, on the run, warehouse, mob boss, crimes, gangsters, crime, criminal heroes, cons and scams, rivalry, crime gone awry, frame up ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 658
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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, frame up, life turned upside down, protagonist as suspect, crime, special agents, police investigation, police detective, vigilantism, injustice, impossible love, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, law enforcement, fighting crime, deadly, dishonesty, heroes, manhunt, frame up, murder, righting the wronged, police corruption, on the run ...
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: dishonesty, heist, gangsters, crime, crimes, cons and scams, criminal heroes, rivalry, pimp, money
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: mental illness, investigation, chases and races, crime, confined, law enforcement, disorder, dishonesty, hostages, crimes, crime gone awry, archery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: private investigator, gangsters, prostitute, murder, law enforcement, deadly, private detective, police investigation, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 616
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, realistic
Plot: criminal heroes, legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, legal action, crimes, rivalry, legal, gangsters, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, power relations, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 277
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: mind bending, rough, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, rock, amnesia, best friends, false accusation, on the run, memory loss, in the woods, who done it, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 3K
Switch (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Montreal, the unemployed fashion designer Sophie Malaterre is shown a website, switch.com, where it is possible to switch houses with a stranger for vacation. Sophie seeks an apartment in Paris nearby the Eiffel Tower that belongs to Bénédicte ...
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: mistaken identity, murder, chase, housewife, life is a bitch, law enforcement, disorder, dishonesty, deadly, police investigation, frame up, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, crimes, chases and races, criminal's revenge, deadly, dishonesty, track down, law enforcement, partners, betrayal, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, usa, california, asia, the philippines ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.1
 417
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: realistic, rough, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, disorder, danger, murder, mystery, crimes, special agents, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 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, twists and turns, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, dishonesty, disorder, crimes, witnessing a crime, witness, nothing goes right, small town, cons and scams, deadly, small town life, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana
⇓ 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, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: murder, armored car, neo noir, heist, betrayal, crime, noir, investigation, gambling, going straight, deadly, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Boy Next Door (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A novelist (Dina Meyer) moves to a little town to write her next novel. She loves to get inspiration and as time goes by she gathers information about her neighbor, a young and wealthy guy whom she observes and picture from her window most of the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, suspense
Plot: small town, murder, dishonesty, deadly, small town life, frame up, who done it, crime, crimes, legal investigation, law enforcement, espionage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, demonstration, riot, cell phone, organized crime, hotel, bank, stock broker, investigation, gang, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, sweden, europe
⇓ 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: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: life is a bitch, crime, criminal heroes, cons and scams, crimes, rivals, dishonesty, law enforcement, wrong place wrong time, corruption, criminal, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Plot: on the run, hitman, chase, gangsters, crimes, tough heroes, danger, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, heist, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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