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The Final Comedown (1972)
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The Final Comedown (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Black revolutionaries take action in the white suburbs.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, racism, interracial relations, crimes, militant, politics, betrayal, injustice, life is a bitch, rebellion, suburbs, society, dishonesty, state affairs, police, racial slur, physician, african american, doctor, housekeeper, discrimination, racist, father son relationship, revolutionary, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, society, life is a bitch, racism, dishonesty, interracial relations and deadly mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Final Comedown: Bucktown (1975), Brotherhood of Death (1976), Panther (1995), Apaharan (2005), Hot Boyz (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bucktown (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Duke Johnson visits a small Southern town, intent on burying his brother. After the funeral, he learns that he must stay for 60 days, for the estate to be processed. A few locals convince Duke to reopen his late brother's nightclub, and soon ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, prostitute, small town, police corruption, racism, interracial relations, redneck, brother, righting the wronged, injustice, tough heroes, estate ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, southern usa
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Brotherhood of Death (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of Black soldiers are home from the war and head to a small Southern town. The town is dominated by a group of Klansmen who keep the Black majority from voting or being treated like human beings. However, these newcomers convince the local ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, racism, vietnam war, revenge, ku klux klan, injustice, interracial relations, social decay, vengeance, crimes, rebellion, society ...
Time: 70s
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87%
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Panther (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther's history in Oakland. Panther also uses historical footage (B/W) to emphasize some ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: racism, interracial relations, militant, black panthers, revolution, politics, political unrest, working undercover, rebelliousness, state affairs, crimes, rebellion ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.4
 5K
Apaharan (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Story of a tumultuous and complex relationship between a father (Mohan Agashe) and son (Ajay Devgan), set against the backdrop of a thriving kidnapping industry in the Hindi heartland of Bihar.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: politics, bribery, gangsters, moral dilemma, injustice, ransom, crimes, dishonesty, human nature, police corruption, introspection, unemployment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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86%
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Hot Boyz (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Injustice begets a criminal. Kool is an artist without prospects, a black belt in karate, and in love with LaShawna, poised and college bound. One night she witnesses a stabbing and discovers the victim is a cop as he dies in her arms. She's ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, gangsters, racism, police investigation, crimes, life is a bitch, social decay, murder, false accusation, police corruption, dishonesty, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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84%
Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After saving a Black Panther from some racist cops, a black male prostitute goes on the run from "the man" with the help of the ghetto community and some disillusioned Hells Angels.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Plot: chase, betrayal, police corruption, racism, prostitute, on the run, manhunt, life is a bitch, opposites attract, vengeance, politics, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 70s
Place: los angeles, mexico, usa, latin america, south central los angeles ...
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84%
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Heavens Fall (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Successful New York attorney Sam Leibowitz travels to the South in 1933 to defend nine young black men accused of raping two women on an Alabama freight train.
Style: serious, sincere, disturbing, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, interracial relations, racism, discrimination, injustice, dishonesty, legal, politics, jury, hopes, courtroom drama, society ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, new york, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.6
 731
Charlie (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in Post World War II Britain, chronicles the rise and fall of real life British crime lord Charlie Richardson.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom drama, gang, tough heroes, heist, racism, prison, prison life, society, legal, rivalry, criminal's revenge, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, south africa, england, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 2K
The Klansman (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A small southern town has just been rocked by a tragedy: a young woman has been violently raped. The white town fathers immediately declare that the attacker had to be black, and place the blame on Garth, a young black man. Assuming that the men in ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: racism, interracial relations, false accusation, small town, ku klux klan, social relations, rally, injustice, legal action, rivalry, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Sins of the Father (2002)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1965 a bomb was planted in a Church in Alabama, killing four black girls. Thirty years later, Tom Cherry breaks his silence to discredit his father's alibi for the night in question.
Style: realistic, disturbing, rough, emotional, serious ...
Plot: racism, investigation, haunted by the past, introspection, moral dilemma, rebellion, society, crimes, legal, injustice, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama, birmingham alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 431
Gang in Blue (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A black police officer discovers a cell of white supremacist vigilantes within his department.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, racism, investigation, police, corruption, graphic violence, police investigation, juvenile delinquency, rivalry, special agents, blind ambition, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.3
 60
Two Coyotes (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A drug runner takes over a lucrative drug business only to find his new found empire crumble when a deal goes bad.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, rivalry, betrayal, criminal's revenge, gangsters, drug dealing, crime gone awry, life is a bitch, addiction, law enforcement, going straight, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.4
 1K
Detroit 9000 (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a fundraiser for a black politician is robbed, Detroit police put two detectives, one white and one black, on the case, who try to work together under boiling political pressure.
Style: exciting, cynical, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: interracial relations, hitman, police, murder, prostitution, strong violent content, heist, working undercover, city life, police corruption, police investigation, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.2
 299
Inside (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An emotional and thrilling tale of life and death behind the walls of a maximum security prison. From the acclaimed director of 'Bonnie and Clyde', and featuring a powerful international cast.
Style: realistic, serious, talky, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: politics, prison, racism, disintegration, prisoner, apartheid, political prisoner, retribution, state affairs, legal, fighting the system, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: south africa, africa, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.8
 522
Trick Baby (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two Phildelphia con men try to evade gangsters they have conned and cops who are trying to put them in jail.
Style: cynical, realistic, semi serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: gangsters, injustice, iceberg, disorder, cons and scams, interracial relations, babies and infants, society, crimes, dishonesty, partners, buddies ...
Time: 70s
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77%
 5.3
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Golden Gate (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A brash 22-year-old FBI agent trumps up charges of Communist spying against a Chinese laundryman. Ten years later, he wants to make amends to the man and his teenage daughter.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, rough, neo noir
Plot: politics, injustice, fall in love, crimes, espionage, dishonesty, army investigation, law enforcement, life is a bitch, legal investigation, special agents, society ...
Time: 60s, 50s
Place: san francisco, usa, california, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
L.A.P.D.: To Protect and to Serve (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: LA's finest have crossed the line between Cop and Criminal...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, heist, undercover, crimes, fighting crime, gang, working undercover, partners, police investigation, dishonesty, partners against crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.9
 738
El padrino (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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime boss, prison gang, gangsters, prison, criminal heroes, juvenile delinquency, prison life, life is a bitch, crimes, gang, drug dealing, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 4.6
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Freelancers (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father's former partner and a team of rogue cops. His new boss, Sarcone, will see if he has what it takes to be rogue through many trials and tribulations of loyalty, ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, partners against crime, uncover truth, law enforcement, vigilantism, teaching the ways of the world, betrayal, partners, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.4
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The Sicilian (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Egocentric bandit Salvatore Guiliano fights the Church, the Mafia, and the landed gentry while leading a populist movement for Sicilian independence.
Style: serious, realistic, intense, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: betrayal, sicilian, gunfight, crimes, leadership, ambition, political unrest, dishonesty, politics, society, class differences, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: sicily, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Wilby Conspiracy (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Having spent 10 years in prison for nationalist activities, Shack Twala is finally ordered released by the South African Supreme Court but he finds himself almost immediately on the run after a run-in with the police. Assisted by his lawyer Rina Van ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, chase, on the run, injustice, betrayal, dishonesty, politics, state affairs, against the rules, political corruption, false accusation, interracial relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: south africa, africa, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.3
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Freedom Song (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Freedom Song (2000) is a made-for-TV film based on true stories of the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi in the 1960s. It tells the story of the struggle of African Americans to register to vote in the fictional town of Quinlan. In the midst of ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, captivating, emotional, tense ...
Plot: racism, fighting the system, interracial relations, rebellion, life is a bitch, injustice, discrimination, parents and children, americana, teenage life, hopes, politics ...
Time: 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Wrecking Crew (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A high-level government hit squad is sent into the streets in order to complete a deadly mission.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: working undercover, crimes, undercover, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, partners, rivalry, gang, partners against crime, gang war, rival gang, african american ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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, serious, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: rape, law enforcement, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, life is a bitch, vengeance, murder, gays and lesbians, society, legal, post traumatic stress disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Carolina Skeletons (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a long time in the army, an Afro-American soldier returns to his hometown, where, years ago, his brother was executed for the rape and murder of two white girls. The commando believes his brother to have been innocent and seeks a proof for ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: electric chair, injustice, racism, false accusation, interracial relations, murder, legal investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, blind ambition, mystery ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, south carolina, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Uptight (1968)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Black militants building up an arsenal of weapons in preparation for a race war are betrayed by one of their own.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: buddies, crimes, state affairs, politics, life is a bitch, rebellion, assassination, gangsters, prostitute, betrayal, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: ireland, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.2
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Burn! (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The professional mercenary Sir William Walker instigates a slave revolt on the Caribbean island of Queimada in order to help improve the British sugar trade. Years later he is sent again to deal with the same rebels that he built up because they ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Plot: island, rebellion, revolution, bank, politics, racism, betrayal, assassination, colonialism, slavery, adventure, political unrest ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s
Place: england, caribbean, europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.4
 625
Black November (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Nigeria, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A volatile, oil-rich Nigerian community wages war against their corrupt government and a multi-national oil corporation to protect their land from being destroyed by excessive drilling and spills. To seek justice, a rebel organization kidnaps an ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, political conspiracy, terrorism, state affairs, racism, confined, heroes, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, society, hijacking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Enemy Territory (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An insurance salesman inadvertently gets trapped after dark in an apartment building that is terrorized by a street gang called "The Vampires."
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, gang, crimes, confined, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch, society, vampire, ghetto, murder, violence, racial injustice ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Skinheads vs. Hooligans (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An interracial couple is attacked and the woman is gang-raped in a random attack. This prompts the woman to commit suicide and the man decides to seek revenge from the inside by joining the gang. However, once inside he learns of the reasons ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: interracial relations, revenge, skinhead, americana, violence spree, working undercover, racism, vengeance, rivalry, gang, society, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%