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Shor in the City (2010)
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Shor in the City (2010)
Original name: शोर इन द सिटी
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Various residents and career-criminals face challenges in crime-laden Mumbai.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: heist, crimes, city life, petty criminal, dishonesty, cons and scams, gangsters, revenge, crime boss, redemption, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, treasure, wedding, criminal heroes, chaos and mayhem, small time, bank robbery, model, girlfriend, arms dealer, drug dealer, slum, nightclub, bribery, deal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mumbai india, india

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Most similar movies to Shor in the City

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, heist, gangsters, cons and scams and rivalry mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Shor in the City: 99 (2009), The Rally (2010), All the Best (2002), This Thing of Ours (2002), Mr. White Mr. Black (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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99 (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: 99 is an original story inspired by real events. It is as much "What could have been" as it is "What really happened." In other words, it is historical fiction - fiction being the keyword. It spans a few genres; it is slick, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: chase, gambling, gangsters, crimes, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, heist, crime boss, caper, criminal heroes, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, new delhi, india
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95%
 5.9
 104
The Rally (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "The Rally" is a gritty drama which follows several families living in a town riddled with crime and corruption. As the local church works to bring positive change to the town, they are confronted at every turn by those that desire to keep ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Plot: crime boss, crimes, city life, dishonesty, rivalry, society, gangsters, teenager, religion, drug addict, family problems, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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73%
 7.4
 13K
All the Best (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: After his hatred of dishonesty costs him his job, an embittered man goes over to the dark side and plots to rob the bank he once managed.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, crimes, crime gone awry, vengeance, criminal heroes, mental illness, on the run, rivalry, dishonesty, revenge, bank robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
This Thing of Ours (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Using the Internet and global satellites, a group of gangsters pull off the biggest bank heist in the Mafia's history.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, master criminal, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, partners, betrayal, bank, cons and scams, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Mr. White Mr. Black (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hoshiarpur based Gopi's dying father asks him to locate Kishen and hand-over a piece of land to him, and subsequently passes away. Gopi heads out to Goa and this is where he will be taken for a ride not only by Kishen, but also by Kishen's ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: heist, parents and children, cons and scams, dishonesty, crimes, family relations, police, diamond, gangsters, con artists, martial arts, blonde ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.7
 8K
Sarkar Raj (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The politically influential Shankar Nagre agrees to back a power plant scheme presented by corporate hotshot Anita Rajan; providing their enemies, which include upcoming political firebrands, an embezzling facilitator and shady businessmen with a ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: hitman, assassination, conspiracy, crimes, cons and scams, proposal, gangsters, politics, dishonesty, gang, parents and children, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.1
 1K
2:22 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The plan was easy; the job was not. On a snowy night a tight crew of four criminals plan to pull off a routine heist. When things go horribly wrong, friendship, loyalty and trust are pushed to the limit.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, confined, disorder, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, crime boss, suspect, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, new year ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Between the Canals (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Three small time criminals from Dublin's North Inner City each aspire to be somebody in a fast changing society.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, crimes, crime gone awry, society, drug dealing, moral dilemma, urban ghetto life, working class, life is a bitch, downfall, unemployment, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Walking Vengeance (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Frantic to be free of Felix, her wealthy but drunken and violent drug-lord husband, Ana (Elena Anaya) tricks her fresh-from-prison sister, Aurora (Ariadna Gil), and two other ex-partners in crime into coming to her aid. Now that their crew is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, neo noir
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, family problems, heist, partners, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, family relations, cons and scams, strong female character, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 4K
The Rise (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young man recently released from prison recruits his three best friends to rob the local drug kingpin who is responsible for his incarceration.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, revenge, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty, betrayal, crimes, friends, renewed love, one more chance, frame up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.6
 3K
Chandni Bar (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Chandni Bar, a film directed by Madhur Bhandarkar depicts the gritty life of the Mumbai underworld, including prostitution, dance bars and gun crime.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: female protagonist, gangsters, rape, political unrest, rich and poor, crimes, vengeance, criminal heroes, dancer's life, tough heroes, family relations, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 734
Identity Theft (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This movie is rated 14+ because it includes: -Sexual content and Nudity, by this it only shows kisses between the two main characters and ways of showing affection like hugging, ect. It also shows women in no such lingere, nor men. All characters ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspense
Plot: identity theft, woman in danger, cons and scams, false accusation, dishonesty, crimes, impersonation, female stalker, criminal heroes, credit card fraud, doppelganger, secretary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Second Wind (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Gu, a famous gangster, has just escaped from jail. All french police is after him. Before leaving the country with Manouche, the woman he loves, Gu needs a final job to get some money. The job works, but a police's scheming makes Gu appear as a ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, escaped prisoner, betrayal, righting the wronged, escape, armored truck, prison escape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.1
 3K
Bummer 2 (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film takes place a few years after the events shown in Bummer. Kostyan "Kot", who lost all his friends, the woman he loved and was nearly killed in the first installment of the film tries to begin a new, peaceful life. But is it ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: crimes, starting over, haunted by the past, gangsters, survival, car trip, on the road, car, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.8
 9K
56 So Far (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Sadhu Agashe, a police officer in Mumbai, makes a name for himself by killing criminals in sting operations instead of locking them up in prison. The film follows his method of working, gives an insight into the Mumbai Police Crime Branch, and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, police corruption, dirty cop, gangsters, criminal heroes, treatment, cons and scams, police department, husband wife relationship, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 7K
Bummer (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Corrupt cops, street gangs, "Bratki" in "Bummers" (BMWs) steal and "Merins" (Mercedeses), angry truck drivers, beautiful women and death are what four friends in a black Bummer who go on a mission from one region of ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, russian mafia, crimes, group of friends, murder, gangsters, disorder, corrupt law enforcer, crime gone awry, dishonesty, intrigue, bribery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 294
Now or Never (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As a mother, in principle, you do not rob banks. But these days, it can be a solution for the future of your home, and not to give up on your dreams. Playing the thieves can quickly become dangerous and bad encounters can turn into a love story ...
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, heist, family relations, down on your luck, society, family in crisis, parents and children, unemployment, plan, bankruptcy, family problems, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.5
 2K
Fool N Final (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A bunch of misfits and gangsters embarks on a journey to find a lost and stolen diamond.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: heist, gang, cons and scams, disorder, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, goofy hero, gangsters, bookies, diamond theft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Sultans of the South (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain, Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: La historia comienza con un robo que se realiza en la Ciudad de México. La banda formada por Carlos, Leonardo, Mónica y Leserio habían pactado viajar a Argentina para lavar el dinero. Al llegar a Buenos Aires se encuentran en una guerra de mafias ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, dishonesty, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, bank robbery, violence, escape, graphic violence, caper, bandit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, mexico, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 3K
Stratos (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece, Germany, Cyprus
Duration: 137 min.
Story: At age 19, Stratos committed a crime of passion. He spent half his life in prison, where underground boss Leonidas took him under his wing. One day during a rival gang attack, Leonidas saved his life. Stratos never forgot this. A free man now, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, tunnel, forced into action, save the day, redemption, curse, master criminal, criminal heroes, bakery, weapons, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last Tunnel (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently released prisoner reunites his criminal colleagues to pull off one last heist.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: heist, betrayal, gang, retiring, dishonesty, crime gone awry, crimes, criminal heroes, friends, bank robbery, one last job, career criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hell's Kitchen (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a robbery goes awry, the bandits all end up in a puddle of blood and only one lives and goes to jail for five years. Upon his release, the girlfriend wants her new boyfriend to kill him. Only trouble is the boyfriend knows that the fault was ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: crime gone awry, friendship, haunted by the past, murder, crimes, infidelity, heist, urban ghetto life, gang, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Postcard Bandit (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of notorious Australian bank robber Brendan Abbott, who according to the myth, sent postcards to authorities hot on his trail while on the run across the country.
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robber, heist, on the run, crimes, chase, rivalry, law enforcement, dishonesty, adventure, massage, bank robbery, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Even Money (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gambling addiction bring the stories of three otherwise unconnected people together as it destroys each of their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: gambling, addiction, obsession, bookies, cons and scams, destructive relationship, moral dilemma, couple relations, gangsters, criminal's revenge, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Last Diamond (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Simon, a burglar on probation, agreed to go on the biggest shot of his life: The flight of the "Florentine", a mythical diamond set auction by its owners. To succeed, he must approach Julia, expert diamond for sale which is a considerable ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: heist, fall in love, crimes, thief, betrayal, hidden identity, criminal heroes, corruption, diamond, love and romance, dishonesty, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.8
 2K
Three Walls (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Three men are on death row. Jaggu (Jackie Shroff), a lawyer and a poet, is serving a sentence for murdering his wife because she was cheating on him with another man. Nagya (Nagesh Kukunoor), a man angry with the whole world, is arrested for ...
Style: tense, serious, touching, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: prison, introspection, prison life, confined, family problems, murder, death row, redemption, hopes, criminal heroes, crimes, prisoner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 3K
Anti-Social (2015)
Genre: Crime
Country: Hungary, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Central London, today; Dee is an anarchic street-artist confronting the system, Marcus is an armed robber on a jewellery store crime-wave. For the two brothers, being Anti-Social is a way of life.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: heist, crimes, gang, siblings relations, dishonesty, criminal heroes, family relations, street art, gang rape, artists and showbiz, performer's life, graffiti ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.2
 258
Decisions (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a group of friends decide to pull a bank heist to get out from underneath their money troubles. They quickly discover that things can unravel in a hurry! A compromised LAPD Detective (Corey Haim) on the take with a crime syndicate figure want ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: crimes, crime gone awry, law enforcement, disorder, urban ghetto, police corruption, friendship, rivalry, graphic violence, sexual content, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hollywood Flies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Life is the buzz.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, chase, crime gone awry, heist, murder, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, hitman, couples, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, los angeles, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Tazza: The Hidden Card (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Dae-gil has been skilled with his hands and has shown a strong desire for winning ever since he was a child. He will succeed his uncle and jump into the world of Tazza, risking his life in competition.
Style: semi serious, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gambling, rivalry, betrayal, criminal heroes, gambler, on the run, ambition, vengeance, crimes, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, seoul, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%