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, nightmare comes true, power relations, profanity, hitman, desert, hostage, seduction, murder, bank, 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, murder, law enforcement, deadly and danger 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), Assassins Run (2013), 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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, nightclub, on the run, law enforcement, gangsters, protagonist as suspect, investigation, tough heroes, dishonesty, crimes, heroes, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 876
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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, frame up, manhunt, crime gone awry, betrayal, law enforcement, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, hitman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 4.6
 543
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, crimes, crime, secret agents, law enforcement, secret identity, undercover, gang, gangsters, friends, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, prison life, rescue, gangsters, ballet, frame up, kidnapping, confined, woman in danger, betrayal, crimes, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, saint petersburg, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, deadly, crime, track down, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, survival, crimes, gangsters, profanity, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, latin america, mexico, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.8
 621
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, realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, family in danger, crimes, stalking, danger, deadly, dishonesty, chases and races, crime, vengeance, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: crime, crimes, gangsters, chases and races, on the run, woman in danger, danger, district attorney, new identity, bullet, explosion, u.s. marshal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, bleak, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, heist, crime gone awry, law enforcement, unlikely criminals, tough heroes, master criminal, disorder, hitman, danger, on the run, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 5.4
 634
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: serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, deadly, odd couple, on the run, cons and scams, danger, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, disorder, crime, criminal's revenge, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
 795
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, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, chase, disorder, chases and races, criminal's revenge, gangsters, criminal heroes, violence spree, rivalry, crime gone awry, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 347
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: sexual, realistic, erotic, sexy, serious ...
Plot: strong sexual content, neo noir, crimes, mystery, deadly, crime, fall in love, police detective, femme fatale, danger, profanity, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.4
 641
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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: deadly, crimes, murder, rivalry, law enforcement, legal, courtroom drama, hotshot lawyer, criminal heroes, legal action, power relations, legal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, organized crime, police detective, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, gangsters, danger, investigation, tough law enforcer, woman in danger, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, confined, disorder, betrayal, woman in danger, danger, crumbling marriage, tough heroes, gambling, gangsters, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Lookalike (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two crooks looking out for a drug lord's love interest scramble to find a look-alike after she dies unexpectedly.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: cons and scams, fall in love, drug lord, physical appearance, dishonesty, mute or deaf, love and romance, crimes, crime, false identity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: serious, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: murder, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, disorder, crimes, witness, nothing goes right, cons and scams, small town, deadly, small town life, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 30
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: realistic, sexual, mind bending, sexy, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, strong female presence, dangerous attraction, crumbling marriage, righting the wronged, power relations, hip hop, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
 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, cons and scams, disorder, crimes, crime, drug dealing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 380
One Eyed King (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Residents of Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen attempt to balance family and friendship against the harsh street life that unfolds around them
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: gangsters, gang, crimes, crime, irish american, gangster
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Killer Among Us (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the shocking murder of her mother, a girl helps a police detective by searching her home for clues that they hope will lead to the perpetrator.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: murder, small town, investigation, law enforcement, crimes, teenage life, dishonesty, murder suspect, death of mother, crime, father son relationship, male bonding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.2
 840
Assassins Tale (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three assassins deal with life, love, addiction and trust as each tries to find the answers to a better life. Together, they prove to be the most trustworthy in this tangled web of murder, greed, friendship and betrayal.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, destiny, dishonesty, deadly, betrayal, danger, murder, violence, heroes, crime, low lives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 3K
Incognito (1997)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harry Donovan is an art forger who paints fake Rembrandt picture for $500,000. The girl he meets and gets into bed with in Paris, Marieke, turns out to be an arts expert Harry's clients are using to check the counterfeit picture he painted.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense ...
Plot: forgery, betrayal, art, frame up, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, cons and scams, espionage, murder, forger ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, usa, new york, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, fighting crime, crime, crimes, deadly, chases and races, artists and showbiz, heroes, protagonist as suspect, murder, false accusation, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 4.4
 281
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: farm, on the run, warehouse, mob boss, criminal heroes, disorder, crime gone awry, frame up, gang, rivalry, gangsters, going straight ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.0
 934
Magic Man (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to see magic idol Krell Darius perform his world-famous magic act, a beautiful aspiring young-magician, Tatiana, travels from New York to Las Vegas with her closest friends, BFFs, Elena and Vera. As the layers of illusion unfold, so too do ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: investigation, police detective, haunted by the past, murder, manipulations, serial killer, danger, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, manipulation, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 663
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, deadly, life turned upside down, injustice, impossible love, vigilantism, dishonesty, mentally unstable, law enforcement, police detective, police investigation, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Four Stories of St. Julian (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set entirely in one location, the film follows four strangers who become trapped in the elevator of St. Julian-a decrepit, inner-city building. An assassin, a religious zealot, a mother, and a thief...just moments after being confined, it becomes ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: elevator, danger, hitman, mind game, confined, crimes, sexual content, rivalry, isolation, race against time, religions or cults, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: private investigator, woman in danger, life is a bitch, danger, prostitute, murder, investigation, who done it, law enforcement, private detective, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Cheating Pact (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three high school students that are under pressure from their parents to get into good colleges convince a shy but very smart girl to take the College Entrance Test for them.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, false accusation, crimes, frame up, witnessing a crime, legal investigation, high school, college, teenage love, dishonesty, danger, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, serious, mind bending, psychological, rough ...
Plot: murder, rock, amnesia, best friends, danger, gory, dishonesty, law enforcement, on the run, who done it, in the woods, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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