Movies and TV shows that are like The Equalizer 1985

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The Equalizer
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, private detective, crime, tough heroes, urban, crimes, spy, retired, vigilante, anti heroes, vengeance, vigilantism, injustice, heroes, rivalry, society, undercover, former spy, social decay, urban decay, dark hero, anti hero, heroism, englishman abroad, redemption, one man army, tough guy, machismo, helicopter, violence, pistol, temperamental, outside help
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The French Connection
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
104 min.
 7.8
The Incident
Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
107 min.
 7.8
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Most similar movies to The Equalizer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, rough, realistic and suspenseful films and TV series with plots including crimes, crime, murder, neo noir, gangsters, violence and vengeance themes mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Equalizer: Shaft (2000), Badge 373 (1973), Blue Steel (1989), Across 110th Street (1972), Maniac Cop (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.9
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Shaft
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, sexy, entertaining, suspense, intense, interesting, idiotic, harsh, melancholic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime, corruption, violence, revenge, kick-butt women, tough law enforcer, vigilante, mentor, chase, vengeance, race issues, fighting crime, urban, violent, justice, dialogue, gangsters, betrayal, car chase, brutality, stereotypes, gunfight, natural disaster, stylish, vigilantism, black people, sibling relationship, xenophobia, drug dealer, police officer, police corruption, police investigation, tough heroes, hitman, storytelling, greed, racism, catastrophe, destiny, crimes, redemption, lone hero, fight scenes, deadly, fantasy world, race, pornography, twists & turns, organized crime
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, switzerland, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 5.6
 424
Badge 373
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, vengeance, vigilantism, crimes, urban, sociopath, city, law enforcement, rivalry, gangsters, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, obsessive quest, police investigation, tough heroes, chases and races, scotch whiskey, brandy, police detective, police officer, racism, heroin, gangster, murder, revenge, police, beer, loss of partner
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   100%
 
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 5.7
 10K
Blue Steel
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, stylized, serious, rough, exciting, suspense, realistic, psychological, sexy, intense, absurd, bloody, erotic, bad ending, melancholic, light, enigmatic, bleak, disturbing, interesting, dramatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, obsession, serial killer, crime, police, neo noir, psychopath, murder, chase, police corruption, violence, strong sexual content, corruption, weapons, mind game, stylish, policewoman, violent, nudity (full frontal - brief), lover, nobody believes, psychotic, sociopath, stalker, domestic violence, fight, deception, female protagonist, female police officer, runaway, twists & turns, gangsters, kidnapping, brutality, guns, catastrophe, hospital, bank robbery, woman in danger, mentor, surveillance, mob, lone hero, justice, lawyer, life & death, secrets, pornography, life philosophy, investigation
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   89%
 
Across 110th Street
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: bleak, cynical, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious, bloody, tense, harsh, brutal, stylized, intense, interesting, dark, sexy, disturbing, talky, clever, rough, surprise ending, atmospheric, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, mafia, organized crime, police, police investigation, violence, brutality, mob, violent, gangster, police corruption, neo noir, corruption, investigation, heist, gunfight, murder, pornography, drinking, robbery, undercover cop, crime gone awry, gangs, greed, guns, noir, hitman, honest, visceral, partners against crime, sexualized violence, dark hero, race issues, racism, bank robbery, stylish, mentor, twists & turns, justice, revenge, dialogue, gratuitous violence, runaway, redemption, vengeance, urban ghetto, crimes, serial killer, betrayal
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   68%
 
 6.0
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Maniac Cop
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, scary, psychotronic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, crime, urban, murder, maniac, investigation, police officer killed, police, police investigation, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, life is a bitch, unlikely criminals, obsessive quest, false accusation, police corruption, stalking, vengeance, couple relations, infidelity, couples, dental mask, suit and tie, security guard killed, police department, vice squad, swat, stabbed, medical mask, police commissioner, innocent person killed, world trade center manhattan new york city, surgical mask, armored truck, weirdo, police officer shot in the head, scrapbook, glove, male in shower, mass murderer, disfigured face, latex gloves, police badge, police officer shot, police officer stabbed
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   62%
 
 7.3
 18K
State of Grace
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: realistic, stylized, tense, serious, rough, intense, dark, enigmatic, suspense, interesting, talky, captivating, atmospheric, harsh, brutal, bloody, bleak, psychological, witty, clever, suspenseful, melancholic, dramatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, betrayal, irish, mafia, gangster, organized crime, undercover cop, mob, neo noir, gangs, violent, violence, drinking, drugs/alcohol, gunfight, vengeance, brutality, unlikely friendships, crime gone awry, foul language, relationships, reunion, friendship, neo-noir, dialogue, prohibition, murder, revenge, corruption, stylish, runaway, urban, multiple storylines, mentor, chase, hitman, pornography, storytelling, greed, insanity, working undercover, visceral, twists & turns, redemption, moral ambiguity, childhood, guilt, demons, undercover agent
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, boston, ireland, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   66%
 
 2.8
 115
Mob War
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, crime, urban, crimes, criminal's revenge, gang, master criminal, fighting crime, going straight, journalism, couple relations, drug abuse, murder, city life, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, society, car phone, public relations, boxing ring, new york skyline, warehouse, cocaine, police shootout, exploding car, gunfight, gym, mafia, neo noir, mob boss, drug use, boxing, christmas
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   74%
 
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Kojak
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: clever, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, witty
Plot: crime, fighting crime, urban, police detective, police investigation, police, crimes, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, riddles and clues, who done it, danger, rivalry, greek, bald hero, greek american, police protagonist, fedora, bald man, city, murder investigation, bald, partner, investigation, police lieutenant, lollipop, honest law enforcer
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   77%
 
Year of the Dragon
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: serious, rough, intense, exciting, realistic, harsh, suspenseful, brutal, talky, melancholic, stylized, bloody, psychological, suspense, ethnic humor, surprise ending, interesting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, violence, violent, lone wolves, strong sexual content, organized crime, mafia, brutality, gangster, moral ambiguity, stylish, corruption, tough law enforcer, urban, gunfight, visceral, vengeance, gangs, runaway, dialogue, fighting crime, character study, lone hero, chinese mafia, heroin, sexualized violence, mob, hitman, mentor, twists & turns, chinatown, law enforcement, police corruption, midlife crisis, police investigation, life is a bitch, catastrophe, greed, storytelling, justice, vigilante, betrayal, murder, adaptation, fantasy world, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, indians, conspiracy
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, vietnam, southeast asia, bangkok thailand, asia, manhattan new york city, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   75%
 
The French Connection
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, atmospheric, bleak, clever, exciting, serious, rough, suspense, enigmatic, intense, interesting, cynical, talky, harsh, captivating, cerebral, breathtaking, entertaining
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, organized crime, chase, surveillance, car chase, undercover cop, gangsters, police, drugs/alcohol, drugs, moral ambiguity, visceral, gunfight, corruption, runaway, classic car, investigation, violent, twists & turns, dialogue, obsession, mob, assassination, partners against crime, urban, violence, justice, tough law enforcer, gangster, complex characters, character study, drug dealing, conspiracy, culture clash, police corruption, stylish, pornography, greed, police brutality, drug dealer, mentor, crime gone awry, anti-hero, attempted murder, undercover agent, crimes, law enforcement, partners, heroin
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, california, marseille, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   72%
 
 7.0
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Death Wish
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, brutal, realistic, harsh, suspense, suspenseful, intense, bloody, tense, stylized, melancholic, interesting, dramatic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, vengeance, vigilante, vigilantism, police, murder, violence, violent, revenge, gunfight, police investigation, lone wolves, justice, brutality, rape, sexualized violence, police corruption, moral ambiguity, corruption, fighting crime, urban, race issues, pornography, chase, guns, hitman, visceral, gangs, lone hero, architect, mentor, weapons, fight, taxi, runaway, mob, dark hero, torture, hunting, culture clash, dialogue, family, hospital, betrayal, anti-hero, classic car, redemption, crimes, guilt, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, honolulu hawaii, tucson arizona, hawaii, arizona, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   66%
 
Revenge of the Green Dragons
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gang, gangsters, urban, crimes, urban ghetto, immigrants, siblings relations, murder, tragic love, social decay, police investigation, law enforcement, society, life is a bitch, chinese mafia, american dream, shooting, chinatown, finger cut off, stabbing, screaming, execution, shot in the head, smoking, torture, robbery, gangster, gambling, female nudity, bare breasts, rape, drugs, death, crying, blood
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   71%
 
Carlito's Way: Rise to Power
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, master criminal, drug dealing, puerto rican, rise to the top, tough heroes, criminal heroes, ambition, crimes, best friends, gang, tragic hero, betrayal, blind ambition, vengeance, interracial relations, police corruption, police investigation, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, unfulfillment, meat hook, brother murders brother, man punches a woman, snorting cocaine, respect, loss of brother, drug snorting, drug lord, premarital sex, woman in bathtub, cocaine, pole dancer, strip club, tough guy, drug dealer, shot in the back, loyalty, drug addict, cut into pieces, dismemberment, bikini, gunfight, shot in the head, shotgun, revolver, torture, corpse
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   67%
 
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 6.1
 92K
Eraser
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, realistic, rough, stylized, suspense, entertaining, intense, clever, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: conspiracy, betrayal, gunfight, one man army, chase, violence, arms dealer, weapons, mentor, rogue agent, explosions, on the run, treason, corporate crime, assassination attempt, fight scenes, lone hero, vengeance, corruption, mafia, catastrophe, woman in danger, sabotage, traitor, witness protection, hitman, ambush, u.s. marshal, explosion, suicide, hostage, witness, deception, train, guns, runaway, new identity, tough heroes, revenge, adventure, technology, car chase, transformation, destiny, witness protection program, dialogue, chases and races, identity, cloning, apocalypse
Time: 20th century, 90s, future, twentieth century, year 1996, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   66%
 
 5.7
 560
Quiet Cool
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, missing person, tough heroes, crime, drug trade, culture clash, marijuana, vigilante, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, vigilantism, kidnapping, deadly, partners, signal, teenager fighting adult, walkman, dead boy, cannabis, police shootout, forest, police detective, small town, street shootout, murder
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   70%
 
 6.2
 69K
Broken City
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspense, realistic, intense, twist ending, sexy, bad ending, tense, interesting, tricky, clever, entertaining, psychological, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, melancholic, exciting
Plot: private detective, investigation, crime, politics, political corruption, revenge, betrayal, corruption, neo noir, conspiracy, twists & turns, murder, police corruption, adultery, plot twist, political, police investigation, secrets, urban, moral ambiguity, dialogue, vengeance, violence, neo-noir, infidelity, chase, world politics, mayor, surveillance, crimes, brutality, cheating, gangsters, car chase, redemption, violent, drinking, mentor, guilt, ex-cop, dishonesty, runaway, serial killer, greed, spy, murder mystery, kidnapping, lawyer, hitman, mystery
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, new orleans, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   69%
 
 7.5
 19K
Miami Vice
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, partners against crime, crime, drug dealing, police detective, working undercover, undercover agent, crimes, law enforcement, partners, undercover, rivalry, vengeance, police investigation, deadly, drugs, law enforcer killer, superior officer, ferrari, rock, police protagonist, two man army, black cop, machismo, undercover cop, neo noir, police, heroin, superior, vicious, drug lord, boat
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   73%
 
Hell Up in Harlem
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, crime, gang, urban ghetto, gangsters, drug dealing, urban, vengeance, violence spree, police corruption, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, rivalry, clergy, chase, downfall, racism, injustice, tough heroes, city life, dishonesty, society, flying kick, cold blooded killer, man kills a woman, tragic villain, villain turns good, shooting, cigar, home invasion, sniper rifle, villain, hitman, female martial artist, female fighter, redemption, hanging, gang war, tough guy, blood spatter, semiautomatic pistol, disarming someone, brawl, martial arts, ambush, black american, preacher, rescue, fistfight
Time: 70s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   71%
 
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A Walk Among the Tombstones
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious, bleak, suspense, intense, gloomy, realistic, stylized, dark, interesting, clever, rough, psychological, entertaining, enigmatic, melancholic, exciting, harsh, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, murder, investigation, private detective, kidnapping, violence, revenge, serial killer, neo noir, neo-noir, violent, twists & turns, anti-hero, redemption, police investigation, corruption, brutality, vengeance, chase, runaway, alcoholic, mentor, vigilante, murder mystery, mystery, stylish, gunfight, torture, homeless, crimes, pornography, fight scenes, dialogue, justice, adaptation, private investigator, mafia, betrayal, deadly, catastrophe, gratuitous violence, storytelling, gangsters, car chase, police corruption, haunted by the past, secrets, assassination, guilt, hitman
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1991, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   70%
 
 7.1
 33K
Bad Lieutenant
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, disturbing, harsh, realistic, brutal, suspenseful, dark, sexual, melancholic, enigmatic, intense, cynical, art house, depressing, road movie, stylized, surreal, sexy, talky, interesting, ironic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, drug addiction, crime, rape, corruption, drinking, violence, drugs, heroin, drug abuse, addiction, police, neo noir, catholicism, gambling, against the rules, police corruption, brutality, sexualized violence, police investigation, going straight, pornography, visceral, character study, drugs/alcohol, urban, violent, prostitution, existentialism, baseball, guilt, christ figure, salvation, nun, drug dealer, masturbation, crime gone awry, gangsters, teenage girl, mentor, dialogue, runaway, vengeance, crimes, jesus, mob, religion, justice, sexual abuse, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   71%
 
Exterminator 2
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, psychotronic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vengeance, crimes, crime, urban, deadly, vigilante, flamethrower, exploitation, violence, revenge, rivalry, buddies, vigilantism, gangsters, murder, danger, disability, good versus evil, city life, heroes, partners, friends, innocent person killed, social decay, armored truck, hit by a train, armored car, convenience store robbery, broadway, garbage truck, body count, times square manhattan new york city, armored car robbery, tommy gun, alley, breakdancing, attempted robbery, warehouse, junkyard, death of loved one, face paint, loss of brother, burned to death, rape victim, central park manhattan new york city, wristwatch, drug lord, premarital sex, ak 47
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   63%
 
 6.6
 43K
Black Rain
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, rough, realistic, intense, futuristic, suspense, tense, entertaining, melancholic, bloody, light, interesting, exciting, cerebral, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, culture clash, neo noir, chase, stylish, gangsters, violent, fish out of water, corruption, prison escape, organized crime, mentor, vengeance, violence, mafia, lone hero, gangster, police, revenge, motorcycle, brutality, murder, gang, dialogue, mob, yakuza, partners against crime, dark hero, gangs, fight scenes, visceral, moral ambiguity, catastrophe, gunfight, stereotypes, vigilante, police corruption, tough law enforcer, investigation, justice, weapons, hitman, car chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), storytelling, track down, life philosophy, alien, redemption
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, usa, san francisco, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   70%
 
 6.6
 3K
Madigan
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: tense, serious, bleak, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, partners against crime, crime, police station, crimes, marriage, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, investigation, hierarchy, police commissioner, police chief, city, police officer, colleague, gunfight, psychopath, brooklyn new york city, murder, police, manhunt, race against time, deadly, dishonesty, partners, young wife, jumping, staircase, comrade, nightclub singer, housewife, tape recording, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, informant, marital problem, central park manhattan new york city, anti hero, mistress, irish american, subway, dwarf, midget, police procedural, evil man, shot to death, police officer killed, adultery, african american, bar
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   59%
 
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The Substitute 2: School's Out
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, high school, crime, vengeance, teachers and students, teacher, urban ghetto, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, amateur detective, hardcase students, hidden identity, murder, investigation, vigilantism, high school life, urban ghetto life, danger, deadly, society, undercover, youth, power relations, life is a bitch, teenager fighting adult, chop shop, fight in the restroom, karate chop, m 16, asian man, karate kick, gangsta grip, ghetto, death of girlfriend, janitor, man kills a woman, uncle niece relationship, ak 47, uzi, karate, beretta, desert eagle, lasersight, vigilante, hitman, tough guy, blood spatter, mixed martial arts, semiautomatic pistol
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   53%
 
 7.4
 78K
Mean Streets
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, atmospheric, tense, serious, rough, stylized, reflective, melancholic, enigmatic, talky, captivating, harsh, cerebral, intense, dark, suspenseful, interesting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, redemption, crime gone awry, friendship, mafia, organized crime, gangster, neo noir, mob, character study, violence, rock, stylish, epilepsy, violent, mentor, loneliness, dialogue, unlikely friendships, runaway, visceral, adolescence, money, urban, brutality, relationships, anti-hero, gunfight, guilt, rock and roll, complex characters, storytelling, obsession, childhood, drinking, moral ambiguity, catholicism, urban ghetto, gangs, life philosophy, mental illness, tragedy, coming of age, betrayal, italian american, existentialism, secret love, criminal heroes, ambition
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
Report to the Commissioner
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police corruption, police investigation, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, fighting crime, working undercover, workplace situations, undercover, deadly, society, workplace, cop as target, policewoman killing, neo noir, cover up, police
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   66%
 
The Exterminator
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, brutal, stylized, bloody, suspense, harsh, intense, disturbing, surprise ending, entertaining, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, violence, revenge, gory, vigilantism, prostitution, fighting the system, vengeance, gangsters, brutality, crime, police investigation, violent, chase, gangs, gang, motorcycle, ninja, ex soldier, torture, gore, rape, visceral, lone hero, weapons, justice, master criminal, murder, mentor, catastrophe, master villain, fantasy world, partners against crime, death, sexualized violence, hospital, tough law enforcer, mad scientist, gunfight, life philosophy, first contact, fight scenes, romance, pornography, storytelling, dialogue, culture clash, splatter, unlikely friendships, fighting crime
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new york, vietnam, asia, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   49%
 
 7.1
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Paid in Full
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: tense, serious, bleak, realistic, rough, suspenseful, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, drugs/alcohol, crime, drug dealing, urban ghetto, criminal heroes, rapper, crimes, friends, urban, buddies, rise and fall, social decay, urban ghetto life, convicted felon, family tragedy, drug trade, urban decay, junkie, playground, basketball court, psycho killer, sociopath, career criminal, federal agent, handgun, ex convict, street life, desperation, fbi, desert eagle, prison fight, racial slur, gang violence, death of son, drug dealer, loyalty, evil man, death of friend, shot in the head, hospital, beating, shot to death, heroin, jealousy, robbery, organized crime, gangster, african american, double life
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   66%
 

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Duration: 114 min.
Style: talky, suspense, atmospheric, psychological, serious, gloomy, suspenseful, cynical, enigmatic, captivating, realistic, tense, intense, sexy, dark, interesting, clever, melancholic, sexual, dramatic, stylized, erotic, rough, witty
Plot: mystery, private detective, investigation, prostitute, neo noir, murder, crime, obsession, prostitution, surveillance, murder mystery, character study, missing person, complex characters, secrets, conspiracy, loneliness, runaway, small town, serial killer, urban, police investigation, voyeurism, corruption, relationships, paranoia, twists & turns, pimp, pornography, identity, junkie, dialogue, paranoid, violent, psychology, greed, manipulation, stalking, race issues, catastrophe, storytelling, spectacle, audio tape, perversity, psychologist, cat, crimes, psychiatrist, culture clash, assassination
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   45%
 
 5.4
 114K
Max Payne
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, sexy, exciting, intense, bad ending, suspense, ridiculous, idiotic, entertaining
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, assassin, video game, computer game, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer, fight scenes, murder, crime, urban, revenge, dialogue, betrayal, violence spree, mentor, adaptation, tough heroes, catastrophe, violence, neo-noir, brutality, storytelling, deadly, gunfight, heroine in tight suit, stylish, demons, heroes, police corruption, death, lone hero, destiny, fantasy world, transformation, law enforcement, justice, nudity (topless - notable), weapons, supernatural, first contact, mythology, chase, violent, partners, goth, life philosophy, alter ego, gangsters, runaway, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   57%
 
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