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B.A. Pass (2012)
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B.A. Pass (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After losing his parents in a car accident, Mukesh stays at his Aunt's house in Delhi. Enrolled in a good for nothing course in college he finds peace by playing chess at the local cemetery, the rest of the times he worries over ways to make a living and taking care of his sisters. 'B.A.Pass' is a story looking at the fatal promise of a new life. When Mukesh meets Sarika 'auntie' at a kitty party, little does he know of the city and it's ways and means to survive. Sarika seduces Mukesh, shy and inexperienced he falls for her. What follows is a twist of destiny, a kind of story that appears in the tabloids as 'heinous acts of crime'
Style: bleak, serious, tense, realistic, captivating
Plot: male prostitute, femme fatale, infidelity, prostitute, sexual relations, life is a bitch, destructive relationship, youth, downfall, siblings relations, life turned upside down, innocence lost, down on your luck, seduction, gigolo, sex scene, betrayal, neo noir, older woman younger man sex, older woman younger man relationship, misfit, society, urban, neo-noir, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society, danger, life turned upside down and murder mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like B.A. Pass: Bo (2010), Red Swastik (2007), How It All Went Down (2003), Black & White (2008), Turk's Head (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bo (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fifteen year old Deborah meets Jennifer who steers her into a career as an escort. Under the alias Bo she begins a new life that she cannot handle and starts a downward spiral that only she can end.
Style: rough, captivating, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: teenage prostitution, prostitute, downfall, lifestyle, teenage life, destructive relationship, woman in danger, life is a bitch, society, drug abuse, juvenile delinquency, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antwerp, europe, belgium
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100%
 2.9
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Red Swastik (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Bollywood version of Basic Instinct - has to be seen to be believed!!!
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, police detective, psychopath, murder, crimes, serial killer, police investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, danger, infidelity, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi
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28%
How It All Went Down (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A struggling filmmaker finds himself involved in a dark world of guns, drugs and prostitution.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, tough heroes, life is a bitch, crimes, femme fatale, drug dealing, addiction, drug abuse, filmmaking, strip club, strong female presence, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 557
Black & White (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Rajan Mathur (Anil Kapoor) is a Professor in Urdu literature in Dr. Zakir Hussain's College. He resides in Chandni Chowk with his activist wife, Roma Mathur (Shefali Shah). Professor Mathur comes across a young boy called Numair Qazi (Anurag ...
Style: captivating, realistic, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: terrorism, hidden identity, danger, introspection, society, deadly, police, bomb, working undercover, recruitment, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new delhi, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Turk's Head (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A 14 year old boy, an ER doctor, a cop looking for revenge, a mother fighting for her children and a man distraught by the death of his wife see their destinies come together. As the doctor spends several days in a coma, events keep on happening and ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: vengeance, police investigation, crimes, police detective, life turned upside down, juvenile delinquency, immigrants, law enforcement, society, doctor, urban, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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25%
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N-Secure (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: N-Secure is a no holds-barred thrilling drama mixed with murder, mayhem and manipulation among affluent professionals. This film sheds light on a man's downfall from the pinnacles of success into the depths of his damaged character. His ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: betrayal, murder, infidelity, breakup, crimes, danger, couples, rivalry, couple relations, obsession, jealousy, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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New York (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: New York is a contemporary story of friendship set against the larger than life backdrop of a city often described as the centre of the world. Omar has gone abroad for the first time in his life and soon enough he begins to see and love America ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: injustice, 9/11, friendship, life turned upside down, society, terrorism, false accusation, muslim, undercover, fbi, prison, immigrants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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22%
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On the Doll (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On The Doll is a story of the victims of child abuse, and the pain it visits upon their later lives. With interweaving stories following victims and victimizers, the film depicts the variety of experiences of abuse.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: pedophile, sexual relations, lifestyle, life is a bitch, victim, sexual abuse, youth, childhood trauma, child abuse, prostitute, high school, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Wolf at the Door (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on real events, and set in Rio de Janeiro, A Wolf at the Door is the nerve-rattling tale of a kidnapped child and the terror of the parents left behind. When Sylvia discovers her six-year-old daughter has been picked up at school by an unknown ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: missing child, infidelity, kidnapping, family problems, couples, crimes, human nature, destructive relationship, dishonesty, brazilian, mistress, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
She's Lost Control (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ronah's life unravels when she starts working with a new client, Johnny.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: sexual relations, life turned upside down, prostitute, female protagonist, sex scene, society, couples, urban, sexual content, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.3
 30K
Visuals (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Georgekutty lives a happy life with his wife and daughters. Things take a turn when his daughter gets indecently filmed using a hidden camera, by the son of a police inspector.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: family in danger, police investigation, family relations, police, crimes, murder, law enforcement, family in crisis, obsession, parents and children, life turned upside down, blackmail ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, quarry
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Traceless (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Étienne Meunier (Benoît Magimel) is a young executive who has everything going for him. His career is skyrocketing and he is about to become #1 at work, he is married to a picture-perfect wife, has a dream home and money. To top it off, he's ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, crimes, promotion, moral dilemma, life turned upside down, dishonesty, breaking point, neo noir, under the surface, suffering, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Train: Some Lines Should Never Be Crossed... (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Vishal Dixit leads an ordinary life with his wife and daughter but his once idyllic marriage is crumbling. When he meets a beautiful married woman en route to work on the train, it sparks a torrid adulterous affair. Vishal soon finds that an ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, couples, family problems, love and romance, couple relations, crimes, dangerous attraction, disorder, dishonesty, danger, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Avalon (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Janne, a 60 year old party promoter is arranging a nightclub at the annual tennis week in the small coastal town of Båstad, where he also teams up with his older sister Jackie. But an accident turns his life upside down and forced by the people ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: nightclub, life turned upside down, siblings relations, unlikely criminals, down on your luck, nightlife, society, disorder, family business, nothing goes right, haunted by the past, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.3
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Hate Story (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: After journalist, Kaavya Krishna exposes corporate corruption orchestrated by tycoon Siddharth Dhanrajgir, she is soon wooed by the businessman into a new job where she slowly falls in love with him culminating in a passionate night of love making. ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, prostitute, erotic thriller, sexual relations, haunted by the past, dishonesty, manipulations, deadly, crimes, rivalry, manipulation, bollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
That Girl in Yellow Boots (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An Anglo-Indian woman works in a seedy Mumbai massage parlor while trying to find her long-lost father.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: parents and children, family relations, danger, woman in danger, estrangement, father daughter reunion, father daughter relationship, search for father, illegal immigrant, illegal alien, missing father, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.8
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The Vulture (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Chile, France, South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Argentina over 8,000 people die in traffic accidents every year. Behind each of these tragedies is a flourishing industry founded on insurance payouts and legal loopholes. Sosa is a lawyer who tours the A&E Departments of the public ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: car accident, love affair, crimes, insurance, romance, life is a bitch, society, neo noir, cons and scams, lawyers and clients, power relations, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.4
 7K
Force (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A vengeful drug-dealer/gangster targets and terrorizes an entire police unit and their families.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, fighting crime, romance, love affair, tough heroes, crimes, tough law enforcer, murder, brother brother relationship, good versus evil, marriage proposal, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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The Invader (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An African immigrant living illegally in Belgium is desperate to find his own sense of belonging.
Style: serious, thought provoking, tense, contemplative, bleak ...
Plot: life is a bitch, misfit, job seeking, couple relations, couples, human nature, immigrants, nudity (full frontal - brief), society, urban, interracial relations, sex standing up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Eastern Boys (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: They come from all over Eastern Europe: Russia, Romania, Chechnya. They are Eastern boys. The oldest appear no more than 25; as for the youngest, there is no way of telling their age. They hang around the Gare du Nord train station in Paris. They ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, atmospheric
Plot: gay, strong sexual content, sexual relations, prostitute, life is a bitch, disorder, hustler, immigrants, illegal immigrant, friendship, middle aged man, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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19%
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The Square (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ray, a construction worker trapped in an unhappy marriage, pursues an affair with his neighbor, Carla. Carla's husband, Greg, is a mobster who keeps large sums of drug money in their home. With this in mind, Carla comes up with a plan: She and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, clever ...
Plot: neo noir, revenge, murder, infidelity, money, extramarital affair, violence, extortion, tragedy, crimes, nothing goes right, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 3.9
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I Am Handyman (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Daniel is a young and ambitious real estate agent with a view to becoming a partner in the company. Along with the boss' wife Marie, he dares to spend a secret and passionate weekend in a luxurious archipelago house which he is supposed to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, danger, sexual relations, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene, weekend, realtor, sexual content, dishonesty, coitus, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Love in the Time of Civil War (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lauded Quebec filmmaker Rodrigue Jean (Lost Song) takes a fearless, unflinching look at the reality of addiction in this tough-minded docudrama set in the bleak milieu of hustlers and junkies in Montreal.
Style: bleak, disturbing, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, gay, male prostitute, life is a bitch, misfit, drug abuse, addiction, youth, social misfits, drugs/alcohol, urban ghetto, drug dealer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.0
 795
The Debutantes (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of two brothers who get involved with a sexy stripper and her boss, the nightclub king of Santiago, as told from three perspectives. Sexy, gritty, emotional.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: prostitute, stripper, siblings relations, sibling relationship, coming of age, gangsters, kids in trouble, family relations, nightclub, crimes, adultery, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.8
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Johnny Gaddaar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Vikram decides to elope with his girlfriend Mini for a better life. For this purpose he decides to steal the money collected by his business partners for a drug deal. Everything goes horribly wrong when the partner carrying the money, Shiva, is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, drug dealing, deadly, thief, gangsters, vengeance, theft, dishonesty, murder, neo noir, graphic violence, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 4.3
 2K
Open House (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Attempting to sell her home after her marriage ends, Alice (Rachel Blanchard) holds an open house -- but the event spirals into a nightmare when a serial-killing couple (Brian Geraghty and Tricia Helfer) doesn't leave and Alice becomes a ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, scary, rough ...
Plot: life is a bitch, moral dilemma, couples, couple relations, flirting, voyeurism, redemption, sexual content, indoor, graphic violence, dishonesty, sex in a swimming pool ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Children of Sarajevo (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, France, Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A microcosm of the fathomless suffering that remains more than 16 years since the siege of Sarajevo ended, writer-director Aida Begic’s follow-up to her 2008 Cannes Critics’ Week Grand Prize-winning debut Snow tells the story of two orphaned ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, bleak, serious, gloomy
Plot: orphan, life is a bitch, youth, society, social decay, siblings relations, friendship, family relations, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.8
 260
Bypass (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tim has no job, but Tim ‘works’, selling stolen goods...In the face of mounting internal and external pressure, how far will he go to keep his head above water and protect those he loves?
Style: serious, touching, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, parents and children, crimes, family relations, society, youth, urban, working class, terminal illness, down on your luck, criminal
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.5
 947
Mystery (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: China, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A car full of irresponsible youths hit a woman on a rainy freeway and think she is trying an insurance scam.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, dishonesty, car accident, double life, sex scene, uncover truth, mystery, murder, crimes, danger, couples, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.3
 4K
Wolf (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A young boxer is making a name for himself inside the ring. Outside the ring, he is sucked into a world of crime. He becomes increasingly entangled in his own ambition.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise to the top, crimes, social decay, moral dilemma, immigrants, society, ambition, kickboxing, danger, graphic violence, crime, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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