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My Quick Way Out (2006)
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My Quick Way Out (2006)
Original name: Volando voy
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Biopic of Spain's Juan Carlos Delgado "El Pera", a young delinquent in the 1980's who is a car pilot and a sport journalist nowadays.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, realistic, stylized
Plot: coming of age, juvenile delinquency, going straight, youth, crimes, hopes, kids in trouble, car chase, juvenile delinquent, robbery, nudity (full frontal - brief), father hits son, criminal heroes, party, female nudity, corrupt cop, older woman younger man relationship, male female relationship, car, chases and races, shower, child driving car, child smoking, crime
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and rough films with plots about crimes, youth, juvenile delinquency, rivalry, danger, teenage life and gang mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like My Quick Way Out: Bomb the System (2002), Stryker (2004), Street Crimes (1992), Winning Streak (2012), Rivals (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bomb the System (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anthony ‘Blest’ (Mark Webber) is one of the most talented and notorious graffiti artists in New York City. Despite the tragic loss of his older brother during a nightly 'bombing' foray with a graffiti crew, Anthony has the same ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, rough
Plot: street art, gang, juvenile delinquency, social decay, hip hop, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, youth, crimes, society, teenage life, politics ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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95%
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Stryker (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film follows a 14-year-old arsonist in Winnipeg who becomes involved in a turf war between the Indian Posse and the Asian Bomb Squad (a now defunct Filipino gang). He is known only as Stryker, a slang term for a prospective gang member.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, tense, bleak
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, rivalry, life is a bitch, youth, crimes, coming of age, society, urban ghetto life, nudity (full frontal - brief), urban ghetto ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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91%
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Street Crimes (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After some cops urge young street kids to turn from drugs and crime to the neighborhood boxing rings, the local street lord begins to loose control of his illicit empire and begins a war on the good-intenioned police and the civilians.
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: martial arts, gang, kids in trouble, rivalry, good versus evil, crimes, coming of age, law enforcement, contests and competitions, youth, drug dealing, criminality ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Winning Streak (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Winning Streak is the astonishing story of a group of young down-and-outs who are presented with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity; to change their luck and set off on the adventure of their lives. Thanks to an infallible method based on the roulette ...
Style: exciting, realistic, tense, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, cons and scams, crimes, master criminal, casino, dishonesty, love triangle, rivalry, disorder, change of luck, criminal heroes, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Rivals (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of two rival brothers, one a pimp and the other a cop, and how the former manages to be the family favourite.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, rough, neo noir ...
Plot: crimes, starting over, graphic violence, family relations, prison, hopes, law enforcement, family problems, family in crisis, haunted by the past, siblings relations, going straight ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Chok Dee: The Kickboxer (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dida Diafat plays himself in this story based around his thai boxing career.
Style: captivating, sincere, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: athlete and trainer, rise to the top, ambition, going straight, starting over, rivalry, juvenile delinquency, sport, human spirit, martial arts, athlete's life, prison life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, france, europe, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Auto Recovery (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A heart warming story about three young men who specialize in recovering high end, expensive and well protected autos that are hard to retrieve due to lack of payments.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crimes, car chase, heist, buddies, partners, dishonesty, car, rivalry, friendship, auto repair, life is a bitch, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
186 Dollars to Freedom (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young California surfer has to grow up in a hurry when he is thrown into a Peruvian political prison in 1980.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: prison, false arrest, prison life, frame up, confined, survival, police corruption, law enforcement, escapades, escape, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
May Allah Bless France (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: French rapper, author, and spoken word artist Abd Al Malik makes his directorial debut with this adaptation of his 2004 autobiography, chronicling his upbringing in the crime- and drug-ridden streets of Strasbourg and his life-changing encounters ...
Style: captivating, inspirational, psychological, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: rising to stardom, urban ghetto life, redemption, hip hop, crimes, follow your dream, juvenile delinquency, religions or cults, ambition, coming of age, life is a bitch, islam ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 250
Hours of Light (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: September 1987. In a shootout with police, Juan Jose Garfia makes a triple murder. Sentenced to more than one hundred years, is a rebel prisoner, clever and elusive that it has nothing to lose and nobody to worry about. In 1991, manages to escape ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, captivating
Plot: rehabilitation, unlikely couple, confined, prison life, redemption, romance, hopes, crimes, impossible love, prison, murder, love affair ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Mother, I Love You (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Latvia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Raimonds, a 12 year old boy, falls into a world of petty crime while trying to stay out of trouble with his mother.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, kids in trouble, juvenile delinquency, family relations, single parent, youth, crimes, parents and children, bittersweet, childhood, teenager, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latvia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Everyday Black Man (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Since closing the door to a violent past, quiet and thoughtful Moses Stanton everyday existence is running a small neighborhood store, and watching over his daughter who doesn't know he exists. When a young man, Malik, comes in claiming to be a ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: crimes, going straight, drug dealing, forced into action, society, social relations, family relations, small town, parents and children, store, muslim, nypd ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Strapped (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ex-con attempting to go straight runs across serious problems. His girlfriend gets arrested for dealing crack to an undercover police officer. In a desperate attempt to get the charges dropped against his woman, he strikes deal with weapons cop to ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, rough
Plot: urban ghetto, gangsters, arms dealing, kids in trouble, african american, rap, hip hop, hip hop culture, undercover, ex convict, gang, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Knife That Killed Me (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A journey through the memories of teenager Paul Varderman as he reflects on the events leading to the fatal moment his life is cut short. Paul moves to a new school and becomes involved with 'The Freaks', a group on the periphery of school ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, teenage life, gang, high school life, crimes, downfall, youth, high school, kids in trouble, social relations, unfulfillment, barefoot male
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Roadracers (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cynical look at a '50s rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff.
Style: suspense, realistic, psychological, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 50s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 263
Brother (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Giorgi is 16 years old when he discovers another world through American films forbidden in all Soviet Union until then. Since the post-revolutionary chaos in his home town, Tbilisi, Giorgi has wanted to have succeeded by following the path of his ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, atmospheric, captivating ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Hanged Man (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Ireland
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 510
True Blood (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ray Trueblood, member of a street gang, is framed by an enemy of a rival gang, Billy "Spider" Masters. Ray is accused of killing a cop and he has to escape leaving behind his little brother, Donny. Ten years later Ray returns to his ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, frame up, vengeance, criminal's revenge, crimes, family relations, siblings relations, dishonesty, criminal heroes, false accusation, brother brother relationship, woman with a gun ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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David (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
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Style: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: love, gangsters, musician, criminal heroes, love and romance, romance, hopes, crimes, village, multiple storylines, fisherman, destiny
Time: 70s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: london, england, asia, india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Nothing in Return (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One summer, Dario flees the hellish environment of his home. Luismi, unconditional friend, a poor devil with pretensions of winning, and Antonia, an old woman who collects abandoned his motorcar furniture, become his new family. Three generations ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teen drama
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
First Time Felon (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of Greg Yance. In the film, Yance (Epps) is a hood who goes to jail for possession of drugs. He is given a choice: 5 years in jail or a couple of months in boot camp. He chooses boot camp and finds out it is tougher than ...
Style: inspirational, serious, realistic, tense, rough
Plot: boot camp, urban ghetto, gangsters, drug dealing, drug dealer, rehabilitation, going straight, hopes, gang, youth, society, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 121
Wild Youth (1960)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A teenage escapee from a correctional facility falls in with a drug dealer operating near the Mexican border.
Style: exciting, sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: juvenile delinquent, escape, disorder, stoners, kids in trouble, farm, confined, fugitives, mischievous children, drug dealing, society, on the run ...
Time: 50s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 757
The Hot Potato (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: road trip, hitman, nuclear threat, heist, criminal heroes, chase, dishonesty, crimes, car chase, cons and scams, twists and turns, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: europe, england, london, vatican, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Orheim Company (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A strong, human tale about a boy growing up with an alcoholic father, but also an energetic story about teenage lust, pain and passion – about liberation and redemption.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, parenthood, childhood, haunted by the past, teenage life, parents and children, coming of age, youth, coping, orphan, traumatic childhood, mountain ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 767
Scorpion (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Featuring a mix of Thai Boxing and Ultimate Fighting, SCORPION has been dubbed The French Fight Club. It stars Jerome Le Banner, who is also known as Hyper Battle Cyborg and The Bulldog of Paris, a true kickboxer, famous for his aggressive style - ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxing, rivalry, crimes, redemption, underground fighting, imprisonment, contests and competitions, empire, performer's life, athlete's life, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 2K
7 Virgins (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Tano is 16-years-old and is already sitting in jail. In 48 hours he’s a free man and off to the wedding of his brother. In the two days he recounts his neighborhood in a section of Sevilla.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: wedding, juvenile delinquent, friendship, juvenile delinquency, self discovery, teenage life, rebellious youth, youth, society, buddies, family relations, kids in trouble ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.0
 27K
Kaththi (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Kathiresan aka Kaththi, a criminal, escapes from the Kolkata prison and comes to Chennai, where he comes across his doppelganger Jeevanandham, fighting for his life after being shot at by unknown men. Kathir decides to pass off as Jeeva and make ...
Style: exciting, captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, crimes, village, gangsters, chase, save the day, corporation, farming, escaped prisoner, farmer, criminal's revenge, master criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 984
The Alien Girl (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 1990s. Gangster Kiev. A team of four men is assigned to deliver a girl from Prague, nicknamed "The Stranger." As the sister of a recently arrested criminal called Babai, her testimony could damage some important people.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, brutality, crimes, dishonesty, love, kidnapping, murder, criminal heroes, witnessing a crime, witness, political unrest, political intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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38%
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Monga (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Set in the 1980s, “Monga” centers on five boys (Mosquito, Monk, Dragon, White Monkey and A-Lan) who join the "Gang of Princes" who are tired of being pushed around. As the "Gang of Princes" rise in stature, they come into ...
Style: tense, realistic, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friendship, gang, juvenile delinquency, crimes, friends, urban ghetto life, society, teenage life, power relations, youth, rivalry, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%