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Extremely Dangerous (1999)
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Extremely Dangerous
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Extremely Dangerous is a 1999 four part series for ITV starring Sean Bean as an ex-National Criminal Intelligence Service undercover agent convicted of the brutal murder of his wife and child who goes on the run to try and clear his name. He sets out to follow up a strange clue sent to him in prison. The boss of a local crime syndicate, a former associate, hears of his escape and sends out the word to bring him in. On the run from the police and disowned by his NCIS colleagues, he is faced with the fact that he may be guilty.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: on the run, murder, fugitives, protagonist as suspect, crime, witnessing a crime, espionage, investigation, manhunt, innocent, mind game, false accusation, frame up, political conspiracy, who done it, chases and races, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, gangsters, intrigue, life is a bitch, confined, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
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Duration: 93 min.
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Brotherhood of the Rose
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Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 240 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Sunset Heat
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former drug-dealer photojournalist (Michael Paré) returns to Los Angeles and helps friends terrorized by his ex-partner (Dennis Hopper).
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Time: 90s
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    User:   58%
 
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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    User:   55%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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System:   60%
    User:   51%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   61%
 
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Duration: 95 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, scary ...
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Time: 90s
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System:   56%
    User:   51%
 
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Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, bleak ...
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    User:   61%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The List
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Time: 90s
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    User:   41%
 
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Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: serious, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, tense
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Time: 90s
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    User:   37%
 
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The Fall
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, Hungary, UK
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Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, rough ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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    User:   45%
 
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Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
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Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
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Country: Sweden
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
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Time: 80s
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Country: UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   38%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, government agency, master criminal, partners against crime, crime, secret agents, special agents, vengeance, drug dealing, espionage, undercover, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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    User:   48%
 
Midnight in Saint Petersburg
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Country: UK, Russia, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
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Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, track down, woman in danger, danger, secret agents, save the day, kidnapping, political conspiracy, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   44%
 
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