Movies like Pusher 2012

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Pusher
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In London, a drug dealer grows increasingly desperate over the course of a week after a botched deal lands him in the merciless clutches of a ruthless crime lord. The more desperate his behavior, the more isolated he becomes until there is nothing left standing between him and the bullet his debtors intend to fire his way.
Style: rough, serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, crime, drug dealing, urban, nothing goes right, crimes, disorder, crime gone awry, chase, on the run, chases and races, danger, strip club, sex standing up, breaking a bottle over someone's head, interrupted sex, stripper, short hair, short haired female, electrocuted, money problems, pole dancing, white rabbit, gun in mouth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, east end london

Most similar movies to Pusher

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, criminal heroes, dishonesty, danger, disorder and crime gone awry mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Pusher: Pimp (2010), Sugarhouse (2007), 4.3.2.1. (2010), Puzzle (2006), Played (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 3.0
 846
Pimp
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A week in the life of Woody; a Soho pimp, as seen through the eyes of concealed documentary cameras: A week which spirals brutally out of control.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, disorder, gangsters, prostitute, pimp, woman in danger, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.4
 30K
Pusher
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A drug pusher grows increasingly desperate after a botched deal leaves him with a large debt to a ruthless drug lord.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, rough, harsh ...
Plot: crime, crime gone awry, heroin, gangsters, drugs, violence, prostitution, realism, drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, drug addiction, violent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, europe, california, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   74%
 
 5.9
 1K
Sugarhouse
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tom is a middle-class city boy whose life has reached breaking point. he thinks D - a young desperate drug addict can give him what he needs. But what D’s offering comes with more than just a price tag…. Tom is completely out of his depth when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: drug dealing, drug abuse, crime, hitman, crimes, urban, gangsters, master criminal, love affair, addiction, pregnancy, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   65%
 
Journey to the End of the Night
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a dark and decadent area of São Paulo, the exiled Americans Sinatra and his son Paul own a brothel. Paul is a compulsive gambler addicted in cocaine and his father is married with the former prostitute Angie, and they have a little son. When a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime, crime gone awry, drug dealing, crimes, dishonesty, prostitute, life is a bitch, cocaine, parents and children, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   71%
 
 5.9
 10K
4.3.2.1.
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jo is chained down in a dead end supermarket job while all her friends are all out on their own separate adventures. But a chance encounter with some diamond thieves sends their separate worlds on a collision course with not only each other, but ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: best friends, crime, chase, crime gone awry, store, heist, chases and races, friends, crimes, unlikely criminals, disorder, abortion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, usa, london, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   63%
 
 6.4
 257
Puzzle
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five strangers, each with his own special talents, are recruited by the mysterious 'X'. They do not know why they are brought together, but nonetheless agree to a series of potentially lucrative schemes. A planned bank robbery goes awry ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, bank, heist, chases and races, confined, hostage, suspicion, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   52%
 
 4.4
 1K
Played
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An examination of the malevolent London underworld with it's despicable criminal underground. Ray (Mick Rossi) just finished an eight year prison sentence after getting set up. Now he is back on the streets to settle the score.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: murder, prison, crime, criminal's revenge, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, criminal, gangsters, crime gone awry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
Killing Them Softly
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Style: talky, cynical, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crime, gangsters, gambling, robbery, crime gone awry, poker, murder, organized crime, mafia, gangster, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, 2000s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   56%
 
Welcome to the Punch
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When notorious criminal Jacob Sternwood is forced to return to London, it gives detective Max Lewinsky one last chance to take down the man he's always been after.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, heist, police corruption, conspiracy, chase, police, british, murder, robbery, redemption, master criminal, political corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   53%
 
The Death and Life of Bobby Z
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A DEA agent provides former Marine Tim Kearney with a way out of his prison sentence: impersonate Bobby Z, a recently deceased drug dealer, in a hostage switch with a crime lord. When the negotiations go awry, Kearney flees, with Z's son in tow.
Style: serious, twists and turns, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, drugs/alcohol, vengeance, chases and races, crimes, danger, dishonesty, booby trap, drug lord, vineyard, drug trade ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, mexico, latin america, usa, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   58%
 
 5.3
 90K
The Counselor
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A lawyer finds himself in far over his head when he attempts to get involved in drug trafficking.
Style: talky, bleak, stylized, sexy, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, crime, lawyer, greed, neo noir, drugs/alcohol, drugs, death, dialogue, drug dealing, strong sexual content, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, texas, usa, chicago illinois, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   51%
 
 6.7
 788
Days of Grace
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Mexico City. 2002, 2006, 2010. A cop. A hostage. A wife. Corruption, violence, vengeance. Three destinies, during 30 days, during three Soccer World Cups. Three ways to fight in order to survive.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime, gang, urban, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, hostages, drug dealing, kidnapping, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
Paris Lockdown
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A Parisian criminal gang fall apart after challenges to the gang's leader lessen his influence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, criminal's revenge, crime, gang, gangsters, prison, criminal heroes, crimes, master criminal, hitman, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   56%
 
 7.5
 25K
Get Carter
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Michael Caine is Jack Carter, a small-time hood working in London. When word reaches him of his brothers death, he travels to Newcastle to attend the funeral. Refusing to accept the police report of suicide, Carter seeks out his brother’s friends ...
Style: bleak, tense, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, pornography, hitman, vengeance, british, investigation, gangster, neo-noir, revenge, violence, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   52%
 
Daylight Robbery
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alex masterminds an ambitious plan to steal millions of untraceable cash that is stacked in the underground vaults of The London Exchange Bank, waiting for its last journey, Incineration. Lucky, Matty, Terry, Chubby, Norman and Jay make up his ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, airport, gang, bank, hostages, unlikely criminals, chase, heist, crime gone awry, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
 4.6
 783
Ready 2 Die
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gang, crime, chase, crime gone awry, on the run, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, murder, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
 6.2
 6K
The Entitled
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Without the security of the job he wants or the future he dreamed of, Paul Dynan plans the perfect crime to help his struggling family – abduct the socialite children of three wealthy men and collect a ransom of $3-million dollars. Over the course ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, drugs/alcohol, kidnapping, confined, crimes, danger, rich, ransom, gun, cell phone, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
Sleepless Night
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Vincent is a crooked cop whose drug heist goes wrong when he is stabbed and the criminals he is robbing discover his identity. Vincent escapes with a huge bag of cocaine, but discovers his loot belongs to a powerful mob boss who kidnaps ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime gone awry, nightclub, crime, family in danger, crimes, danger, anti heroes, kidnapping, gangsters, chase, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
The Wild Card
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young, beautiful wife cheating on her rich, older husband amidst the neon lights of Las Vegas. Four men hired to do a job, but there is a traitor in their midst. Adultery, betrayal, kidnapping and murder lead to the ultimate double cross and no ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, hostages, kidnapping, woman in danger, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, betrayal, crumbling marriage, gambling, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
 4.8
 418
The Box
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disgraced former LAPD detective leads a home invasion in search of millions in stolen money. The plan goes awry and homicide detectives seeking answers interrogate the only survivors; a thief and a victim.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, hostages, master criminal, tough law enforcer, betrayal, crime gone awry, mind game, heist, police investigation, murder, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   42%
 
 6.7
 32K
Confidence
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: What Jake Vig doesn't know just might get him killed. A sharp and polished grifter, Jake has just swindled thousands of dollars from the unsuspecting Lionel Dolby with the help of his crew. It becomes clear that Lionel wasn't just any ...
Style: clever, stylized, tense, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, crime gone awry, organized crime, manipulation, con artists, cons and scams, heist, plot twist, twists & turns, con men, police corruption, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
 6.5
 320
Landscape No.2
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Slovenia, Serbia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The burglars Sergej and Polde steal a valuable painting, Landscape No.2. By coincidence Sergej also takes a mysterious document dating back to the end of the World War II. Instructor is ordered to recover the stolen painting and the document, which ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: criminal heroes, chase, crime, haunted by the past, heist, chases and races, crimes, danger, crime gone awry, politics, political corruption, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, slovenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   39%
 
 5.3
 3K
Hard Luck
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three converging story lines involving bootleggers, a serial killer and drug dealers are followed. A former drug dealer tries to go straight, but comes across a stash of stolen drugs. Meanwhile, a middle-aged suburban housewife hides a sadistic and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, gangsters, chase, drug dealing, going straight, alcohol abuse, stolen money, serial killer, down on your luck, drug abuse, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
 6.5
 113K
Savages
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend.
Style: stylized, dark humor, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime, violence, marijuana, brutality, greed, betrayal, corruption, revenge, torture, drugs/alcohol, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, mexico, usa, southern california, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   40%
 
 5.2
 531
Boogie Boy
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man who has just been released from prison vows to start a new life, but is put to the test when an old cellmate appears.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: crime, drug dealing, going straight, lovers on the run, rehabilitation, prison, urban, heist, crimes, city life, best friends, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: detroit, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   38%
 
 5.1
 403
Surveillance
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an security guard whose spotless record at crime prevention marks the horrifying reality of deception, blackmail and murder.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, hidden identity, special agents, manipulations, murder, mystery, police corruption, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   26%
 
Eye in the Sky
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The head of an elite Hong Kong surveillance unit (Simon Yam) keeps one eye on his rookie apprentice (Kate Tsui) and the other on a notorious criminal (Tony Leung Ka Fai) he suspects of masterminding a recent jewel heist in this tense thriller from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, fighting crime, track down, heist, crimes, master criminal, law enforcement, criminal heroes, gang, undercover, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
Towards Darkness
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Deals with 90 minutes in a kidnapped hostage's life, and the frustration his family, a special ops team, and a man in charge of delivering the ransom money all feel as they rush to save him.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, hostages, crime gone awry, daring rescue, race against time, terrorism, kidnapping, missing person, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   32%
 
 6.1
 3K
Essex Boys
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Billy has just scored an entry-level position with the local crime cartel. His first job is to mind Jason, a newly released thug with a vicious temper. Jason thinks it's his job to teach Billy about crime, drugs and women. Little does he know ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, gangsters, vengeance, criminal heroes, crimes, rivalry, drug dealing, murder, police, drug dealer, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   31%
 
 6.8
 4K
Black's Game
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Iceland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the mid to late 90's, the Reykjavik crime and drug scene saw a drastic change from a relatively small and innocent world into a much more aggressive and violent one.. The film tells the story of this change through the fictional gang of ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drugs/alcohol, crime, strong sexual content, crimes, gang, orgy, police corruption, dishonesty, corrupt law enforcer, male nudity, nightclub ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   38%
 
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