Movies like The Searchers

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The Searchers (1993)
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The Searchers (1993)
Original name: (Sökarna)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jocke has grown up in one of Stockholm's rough suburbs. Nowadays he spends the daytime getting into trouble at school and going into Stockholm in the evenings and getting into even more trouble. After being sentenced to prison he meets Tony. After their release they begin a series of robberies.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, best friends, crime, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, society, criminal heroes, young heroes, down on your luck, love, teenager, prison, school, bank robbery, party, violence, drugs, male nudity, best friend, beauty pageant, suburbs, loyalty, cocaine
Time: 90s
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe

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Most similar movies to The Searchers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, crime, criminal heroes, society, life is a bitch, murder and gang mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Searchers: Total western (2000), Easy Money II: Hard to Kill (2012), Cry (1995), Sket (2011), Flick (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Total western (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Action
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a drug deal gone wrong, Bédé goes into hiding in the countryside at a reformative school for criminal youth. His location is found out, and he and the pupils have to protect themselves with whatever means they have.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, cynical ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gangsters, gang, crime gone awry, isolation, criminal heroes, drug dealing, violence, danger, crimes, society, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Easy Money II: Hard to Kill (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: JW is serving hard time in prison and struggling to get back on an honest path. There are glimmers of hope in his life - some venture capitalists are interested in a new piece of trading software he's developed, and while behind bars he's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, on the run, disorder, dishonesty, gangsters, crimes, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, master criminal, violence, criminal, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.0
 903
Cry (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: On November 30th (the date when King Karl XII died) there will usually be demonstrations by hyper-national and neo-Nazi groups, and also democratic counter demonstrations. The plot of "West Side Story" is transferred to the Stockholmian ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, emotional
Plot: gang, immigrants, racism, racist, society, love and romance, crimes, love affair, love, police, stuttering, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Studio Sex (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A stripper at the club Studio Six is murdered. A political scandal takes off when the Minister of Commerce appears to have been at the club. He resigns - but only to hide an even bigger secret.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, journalism, uncover truth, deadly, life is a bitch, law enforcement, crimes, crime, investigation, media, female nudity, minister ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Sket (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a young woman is cruelly and indiscriminately attacked by a notorious gang led by the violent Trey, her little 16 year old sister Kayla wants revenge and will stop at nothing to get it, even if it means joining a rival girl gang led by the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, bleak
Plot: gang, teenage life, juvenile delinquency, vengeance, social decay, youth, rivalry, life is a bitch, society, criminal heroes, crimes, urban ghetto life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.8
 64
Flick (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jack Flinter is skating on thin ice. Known to his friends as "Flick", he is drifting through life, dealing a bit of hash, drinking and screwing around. His girlfriend Alice has had enough. His friend and business partner Des is strung out, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, juvenile delinquency, going straight, addiction, police corruption, drug abuse, crimes, society, life is a bitch, organized crime, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 16K
Easy Money (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A three-tiered story centered around drugs and organized crime, and focused on a young man who becomes a runner for a coke dealer.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, taxi driver, betrayal, cocaine, criminal heroes, drug dealing, gangsters, dishonesty, danger, lifesaver, one last job, dishonor among criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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 ⇓
48%
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The Story of a Latino Godfather (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In the streets of East Los Angeles, Manny is a formidable drug dealer. Impressed by his extravagant lifestyle and prowess, his young son, Kilo, yearns to follow in his footsteps. Kilo resolves to learn how to prosper in the drug world, and his new ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime boss, gangsters, prison, prison life, juvenile delinquency, criminal heroes, crimes, life is a bitch, deadly, drug dealing, gang, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
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Offender (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Justice needs to be served at Britain's most notorious young offenders institute.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, tense
Plot: crimes, confined, prison life, prison, vigilantism, vengeance, life is a bitch, robbery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, chase, juvenile delinquency, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Absolute Hundred (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Igor Gordic was an Olympic Champion in shooting, but now he is a junky without money and in debts to mafia. Sasa is his younger brother and he is getting ready for the next World Championship. Since he's not getting enough terms to practice ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: life is a bitch, siblings relations, vigilantism, addiction, family relations, vengeance, drugs/alcohol, crimes, crime, downfall, athlete's life, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Beneath the Surface (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 23-year old Sandra has been doing drugs for many years and has realized that she is in need of some kind of treatment. At the clinic she is told that her pimp / boyfriend Roffe has turned his attention to Sandra's younger and well-behaving ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, rough
Plot: drug addiction, going straight, crimes, rehabilitation, hopes, prostitute, crime, life is a bitch, battles, drugs/alcohol, drug abuse, addiction ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.0
 900
9 mm (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The suburb that is a society in a society, a place where young guys do anything for respect. A place where criminality and violence is a part of life. The movie is about Malik, a guy without family and land of origin, and who has made crime and ...
Style: rough, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: criminal heroes, drug dealing, immigrants, crime gone awry, safecracker, life turned upside down, disorder, romancing a criminal, crime, gang, society, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.6
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Corrupt (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: After decades of terror, two deadly street gangs reach a delicate truce and young MJ (Silkk the Shocker) sees a way out of the hood once and for all. Only Corrupt (Ice-T) stands in MJ's way, resulting into a violent and brutal roller coaster ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, urban setting, inner city, youth, crimes, going straight, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, urban ghetto, urban, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 1.8
 177
Snitch'd (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the South Side Gang and the Cut Throat Mafia start a drug war at a local high school in Santa Ana, CA, detective McClure goes undercover to investigate the brutal murder of a young Latina student. The gang members are the key suspects but ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, police detective, gang, criminal heroes, gangsters, juvenile delinquency, police investigation, police corruption, society, tough law enforcer, crimes, drug dealing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 839
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: serious, exciting, tense, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, murder, betrayal, love, brutality, violence, kidnapping, mafia, crime, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: czech republic, russia, ukraine, europe, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.0
 80
Chess Game (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mina (Priscila Fantin) is arrested for defrauding the Social Security and beyond to defend the other inmates need to escape from the prison director of surveillance (Tuca Andrada). The crime involved a Senator (Antonio Calloni), trying in every way ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough, psychological thriller ...
Plot: mind game, prison life, rivalry, criminal heroes, confined, crimes, prison, strong female presence, psychological torture, crime, graphic violence, corruption
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 703
The Colony (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thriller about a man who, along with his family, moves from a crime-ridden inner city suburb to a self-proclaimed violence-free haven overseen by a godlike businessman. However, they soon discover that life in The Colony is much more sinister than ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, realistic, serious
Plot: suburbs, murder, family relations, family life, suburban life, deadly, crimes, society, psychopath, privacy, secret, death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 569
Weapons (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Weapons presents a series of brutal, seemingly random youth-related killings over the course of a weekend in a typical small town in America, and tragically reveals how they are all interrelated.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, working class, vengeance, life is a bitch, youth, deadly, criminal heroes, society, small town, homecoming, murder, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Debt Collector (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mean, gritty, dirty and low and that's just the Policeman Gary Keltie (Ken Stott) out for retribution for the horrendous crimes against the helpless people of Edinburgh during the nineteen seventies, by notorious, torturous, and killer, debt ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: obsession, murder, crime, crimes, rehabilitation, society, collector, campaign, life is a bitch, journalism, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
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Pigs 2 (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Franz Maurer, a compromised cop, former officer of the criminal department of the Warsaw's police, is released from prison where he was doing time for his brutality and murders. He is awaited by the New, his fellow-policeman. Franz tries to go ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: law enforcement, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, secret agents, drinking, police, gun, cigarette smoking, vodka, train explosion, jumping onto a train ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 1K
Shooters (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Netherlands, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gilly comes out of prison after serving a six year stretch and decides that he will now turn his life around and go straight. But when he returns to his South London home and visits his old colleague J, in hope of obtaining his share of the proceeds ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, going straight, law enforcement, criminal heroes, gangsters, addiction, life is a bitch, drug dealing, criminal's revenge, drug abuse, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Monument Ave. (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bobby O'Grady a low level member of a Boston Irish gang run by Jackie O'Hara. Jackie demands absolute, total loyalty to him. When Jackie kills one of Bobby's buddies, Teddy, Bobby and others have to keep it an absolute secret, even ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, dark, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, gangsters, crimes, crime, vengeance, gang, investigation, drug dealing, criminal heroes, witnessing a crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, europe, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 1K
Nattbuss 807 (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Kalle, en kille i 18-års åldern har hamnat lite snett i livet. Han umgås mest med främlingsfientliga personer. Carlos är en kille i 16-års åldern, han har bott i Sverige större delen av sitt liv med sin mor och hennes äldre bror. Hans pappa ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, emotional, serious ...
Plot: murder, racism, immigrants, law enforcement, investigation, city life, urban, crimes, deadly, crime, society, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Saints and Sinners (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After many years Pooch returns to his neighbourhood. To Big Boy, his best friend, Pooch is valuable asset in his plans of becoming local crime lord. To Pooch, this reunion is painful because he is, actually, undercover cop sent to bring Big Boy down.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crimes, love and romance, master criminal, gang, juvenile delinquency, criminal heroes, best friends, strong violent content, friendship, reunion, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.7
 4K
Pigs (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In good old days Franz Maurer and his partners from secret police used to live like kings. Now, they all must adapt to new post-communist environment where they are scorned and losing all the privileges. Some, like Franz, are like ordinary police ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, friendship, polish, drug dealing, crimes, partners, chases and races, deadly, working undercover, police corruption, workplace situations, society ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Children of Wax (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of a violent gang war, the police commissioner must find who is killing young children before the next innocent victim dies.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: drug dealing, gang, racism, urban ghetto life, crimes, unlikely partners, deadly, dishonesty, gang violence, chaos and mayhem, social differences, urban ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Laws of Gravity (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jimmy and Jon are a couple of Brooklyn guys who somehow never found their way into workaday society; they never found their way into big-time crime, either.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: arms dealing, social misfits, life is a bitch, society, gangsters, crime, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, misfit, drug dealing, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Rape of Richard Beck (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tables turn for cynical police officer Richard Beck (Richard Crenna) when he's viciously attacked by two homicidal crooks. Having never been empathetic toward the victims he's dealt with on a daily basis, Beck must now confront the ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: rape, law enforcement, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, life is a bitch, vengeance, rivalry, deadly, murder, danger, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 261
City of M (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After exhausting all legal channels in his search for a job, "M" struggles with the decision of whether or not to enter a life of crime by helping his friends deliver drugs to Miami.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak
Plot: unemployment, introspection, society, life is a bitch, crimes, drug dealing, down on your luck, human nature, cocaine, urban, city life, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, latin america, miami, usa, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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