Movies like Washington Wolves

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Washington Wolves (1999)
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Washington Wolves (1999)
Original name: Los lobos de Washington
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alberto and Miguel have a bar, but things are not going very well. They need to get out of this black hole and they need money to do it. Alberto is divorced and alcoholic, Miguel has a big secret... Their old friend Claudio is very rich. Why not steal some of his money? Troubles grow when Claudio's wife is planning to steal this money too... The Washington wolfs, in a circus near all this, are the silent witnesses of all that happens that night.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: betrayal, crimes, heist, partners, neo noir, crime, life is a bitch, graphic violence, intrigue, dishonesty, chance, disorder, rivalry, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, down on your luck, low lives, thief, money, alcohol, male nudity, pubic hair, female full frontal nudity
Time: 90s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to Washington Wolves

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, crime gone awry, disorder and criminal heroes mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Washington Wolves: Windfall (2002), Top of the World (1997), The Collectors (1999), The Immortals (1995), Road to Juarez (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.9
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Windfall (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Robbers Ace and Scratch are caught in the act of robbing a casino vault and are caught after a long chase by the owner of the casino, who chooses not to send them to jail but instead hires them on as security consultants. The current head of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gambling, adventure, crime gone awry, buddies, betrayal, rivalry, dishonesty, hidden identity, partners, cons and scams, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Top of the World (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In Las Vegas for a quicky divorce, a just-paroled ex-cop and his wife wander into the Top of the World Casino, run by the shady Charles Atlas. They win big, right as the casino is being robbed. The police believe their big win was a staged ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, criminal heroes, police investigation, crime gone awry, tough law enforcer, false accusation, dishonesty, crimes, chases and races, law enforcement, partners, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.7
 347
The Collectors (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shifting alliances put a pair of hardnosed hit men in jeopardy in this 1999 crime caper. A New Orleans mob boss looking to settle scores sends Ray (Rick Fox) and A.K. (Casper Van Dien) to New York City to collect overdue debts.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, tough law enforcer, chases and races, police corruption, rivalry, gangsters, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty, gang, car chase, chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, new york, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Immortals (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An elaborate heist unites 8 strangers in a simultaneous assault on targets all over the city- and explodes in a hailstorm of gunfire and high-speed chases in this powerful action-thriller. Recruited by a Mafia nightclub owner (Eric Roberts), 4 ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, crime gone awry, dishonesty, mind game, reluctant partners, odd couple, criminal heroes, partners, rivalry, disorder, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Road to Juarez (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American ex-con with Mexican underworld ties ensnares a pair of young misfits into a dangerous heist in Mexico. Inspired by true events.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, cons and scams, chase, buddies, crime gone awry, danger, dishonesty, desert, disorder, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
To Protect and Serve (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rookie cop becomes the chief suspect in the killing of some of his crooked cohorts.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, danger, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, profanity, police corruption, murder, vigilantism, vengeance, survival ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.6
 351
BlackMale (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Plot is actually pretty crafty and full of (surprisingly) unsuspecting twists. The special effects are actually quite realistic which is surprising for such a low budget movie. Bokeeem Woodbine plays his role with a serious emotion that only ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, siblings relations, heist, cons and scams, dishonesty, deadly, crime gone awry, disorder, blackmail, bathtub, lesbian, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Persons Unknown (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When former cop and current security expert Jim Holland has a one night stand with Amanda after getting in her way roller-blading. That introduction turns out to be a well thought out plan by Amanda and her sister Molly, to obtain security codes. ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, danger, law enforcement, profanity, graphic violence, woman in danger, heist, fall in love, cons and scams, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Burial Society (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In The Burial Society, Sheldon Kasner, an unlikely criminal who works as a bank loan manager, infiltrates the mysterious world of the Chevrah Kadisha (the Jewish society that prepares bodies for burial according to ancient ritual) in order to steal ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, biting ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, survival, cons and scams, disorder, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, down on your luck, bank, secret society, embezzlement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.4
 234
Facade (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It should have been a simple murder. But a botched job, an old flame, and too many loose ends can spell just one thing for businessman Colin Wentworth: chaos!
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, crimes, crime, rivalry, danger, dishonesty, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 442
Styx (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nelson puts his criminal ways behind him, having spent years as a first-rate safecracker. This resolution lasts until his brother finds himself owing money to organised crime and Nelson needs to do one last big job, with a few other professionals.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, police shootout, debt, going straight, unlikely criminals, betrayal, criminal heroes, gang, tough law enforcer, master criminal, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.9
 244
The Contract (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hannah has been trained in the lethal art of assasination by her father Luc, a former sniper with the special forces in Vietnam. When her father is unexpectedly killed she is forced to choose between the violent world she knows and the ordinary ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: chases and races, crimes, deadly, danger, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, vengeance, hitman, graphic violence, conspiracy, assassination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 315
The Grind (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Luke, is a grifter who owes a significant debt to the Mexican mob. Set in the gritty underbelly of Gardena, CA Luke has to come up with one final scheme to pay back his debt or his life is at risk. Supported by his two only friends, Courtney and ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense
Plot: deadly, crimes, rivalry, danger, disorder, dishonesty, going straight, partners, criminal's revenge, looking for sex, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.4
 280
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, gangsters, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, disorder, going straight, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 407
Red Line (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A car thief is seen stealing, and is blackmailed into stealing more cars for someone else's profit.
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, crime, criminal heroes, rivalry, law enforcement, frame up, heist, parents and children, partners, dishonesty, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 512
High Voltage (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After unknowingly robbing a money laundering operation the heist crew must avoid mobsters.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, disorder, chases and races, crimes, danger, gangsters, deadly, good versus evil, bank, law enforcement, crime gone awry, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 2K
Swerve (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Driving cross-country to a job interview, Colin takes a short cut and comes across a fatal road accident. One of the drivers, Jina, is shaken but unhurt; the other has been killed instantly. Beside the dead body is a briefcase full of money, which ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: out of the way, dishonesty, rivalry, intrigue, cons and scams, crimes, disorder, betrayal, police corruption, small town, car accident, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Scenes of the Crime (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man about to get married earns extra cash by driving a local mobster, but things go awry when the mobster is shot dead by a rival crime boss.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, crimes, crime gone awry, danger, criminal heroes, gang, dishonesty, deadly, gangsters, criminal's revenge, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Women on the Run (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The plot includes the plight of two women who both find themselves betrayed by the men they love. It's a violent female 'buddy' movie, with two mismatched heroines, a policewoman (Cheung) & a drug addicted prostitute(Guo) ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, dishonesty, chases and races, odd couple, rivalry, heroes, drug dealing, law enforcement, partners, fugitives, undercover, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
House Under Siege (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young boys and a girl commit a diamond robbery on Halloween. During escape the girl is fatally shot. One of the boys knows a doctor (Jeremy London) who has a private clinic in his house. They decide to go to his house instead of the hospital ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, on the run, crime gone awry, confined, gang, rivalry, dishonesty, fugitives, chase, hostage situation, gunshot wound, halloween ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.7
 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, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: dishonesty, disorder, crimes, cons and scams, drug dealing, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Bullet to Beijing (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When long-time British agent Harry Palmer loses his job because the Cold War is over, he's promptly approached by a Russian bossman, Alex. In St. Petersburg Alex tells Harry of his plan for Russia's future, which is threatened because a ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, cynical
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, intrigue, danger, espionage, secret agents, state affairs, political conspiracy, save the day, undercover, betrayal, rivalry, political corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, asia, korea, europe, st. petersburg russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 890
Swindle (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, captivating, suspense, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, gang, master criminal, crimes, dishonesty, fall in love, disorder, cons and scams, police corruption, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 4.9
 204
The Real Thing (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Their plan was simple...Get the Cash. As Rupert, an ex-con, tries to go straight, his younger brother James pursues a life of delinquency. Days after being released from jail, James is gunned down and lies waiting in a hospital for a liver ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: heist, gang, new year's eve, crime, crimes, dishonesty, frame up, friends, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, partners, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 234
The Hard Truth (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suspended cop and his girlfriend blackmail an electronics expert into helping them break into the safe of the girlfriend's boss, a corrupt city councilman who's on the local mob's payroll.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, heist, femme fatale, police corruption, manipulation, betrayal, crimes, crime gone awry, manipulations, vengeance, cons and scams, redemption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Man of Violence (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Moon (Michael Latimer) is a mercenary who joins forces with two crooked cops in an attempt to steal 90 million dollars in gold from an Arab country decimated by political chaos. Sex, violence and mayhem accompany the group of double-crossing heavies ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, dishonesty, betrayal, gangsters, crimes, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, manipulations, criminal heroes, sexual content, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: morocco, england, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 753
The Hard Easy (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two separate teams of jewel thieves, one low-rent and one upscale, both desperate, converge on the same score at the exact same time, and a simple job turns out very complicated and very bloody.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, unlikely criminals, criminal's revenge, gang, crimes, master criminal, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, gangsters, gambling, stock broker, compulsive gambler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 2K
Wicked Blood (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hannah and Amber Baker are trapped in a dark Southern underworld of violence, drugs and bikers. Both live in fear of their "Uncle Frank" Stinson, the ruthless leader of a crime organization.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: betrayal, family in danger, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, dishonesty, danger, youth, orphan, crimes, gang, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.8
 4K
Gun (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Detroit gun runner Rich (Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson) works to sniff out a traitor in his midst after being targeted by the FBI and having barely surviving a weapons deal gone awry. Rich was all set to unload a serious supply of firepower ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snitch, criminal heroes, arms dealing, crimes, crime, dishonesty, rivalry, betrayal, criminal, strong violent content, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.0
 352
No Tomorrow (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the world's most notorious criminal allies himself with a senior employee of a major shipping corporation, a lethal deal is struck to secure a multi-million dollar arms transaction. As word of the sinister deal spreads through the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: rivalry, gangsters, crimes, injustice, criminal heroes, law enforcement, urban ghetto life, martial arts, arms deal, arms dealer, criminal's revenge, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%