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Blood and Rain (2009)
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Blood and Rain (2009)
Original name: La sangre y la lluvia
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, Argentina
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Taxi driver Jose begins his night shift bent on revenge after his brother's murder at the hands pf a violent gang. But when an accident brings him unexpectedly closer to his party-girl fare Angela, the damaged pair must struggle against forces already set in motion, drawing them inexorably into the rain soaked underworld of Bogota
Style: tense, atmospheric, rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, vengeance, gang, partners, neo noir, crime, life is a bitch, danger, urban, chases and races, city life, reluctant partners, nightshift, masturbation, male nudity, revenge
Place: colombia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, crime, life is a bitch, urban, gang, murder and rivalry mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Blood and Rain: The Rose Seller (1998), Manila (2009), Like a Puppet Out of Strings (2006), Thicker Than Water (1999), Another Silence (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Rose Seller (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: 13-year-old Monica leads a street life, making her living by selling flowers to couples in local nightspots, she is joined by 10-year-old Andrea who runs out of her house after her mother beats her.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, rough, bleak
Plot: gang, street kid, crimes, life is a bitch, teenage life, coming of age, drug dealing, juvenile delinquency, crime, society, lifestyle, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: colombia
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95%
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Manila (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tribute to filmmakers and National Artists Lino Brocka and Ishmael Bernal. In the "Day" segment, Piolo Pacual portrays the role of William, a drug addict who tries to rebuild his sense of self and reconnect with the people around him. ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, captivating, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: crimes, unfulfillment, chases and races, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, boss and employee, power relations, nothing goes right, city life, disorder, addiction, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines
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Like a Puppet Out of Strings (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two Brothers; Tom and Felipe, have moved up the ranks of the street gangs because they have no greater devotion than the protection of each other. Luis, former gang member, is now a cop, his life having been turned around by Angelica, a female cop. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: going straight, gang, juvenile delinquency, law enforcement, youth, redemption, society, crimes, urban ghetto, murder, deadly, brother brother relationship ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Thicker Than Water (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, two rival gang leaders are also trying to be music producers. When DJ's equipment shorts out and Lonzo is cut out of the action by a record producer, the two join forces, which also requires a tentative peace between gangs. With ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, cynical, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, gang, friends, urban ghetto life, city life, going straight, criminal's revenge, crime, urban ghetto, drug abuse, estrangement, rise and fall ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, california, usa, los angeles, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Another Silence (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Argentina, Canada, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marie is a Toronto police officer. One evening, her husband Joshua and their son Nicky are brutally murdered in their car. Marie quickly links Pablo Molina, an Argentinian drug trafficker who she'd arrested a few months earlier, with the crime. ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, crimes, unfulfillment, heroes, self discovery, tragic hero, vengeance, manhunt, chases and races, track down, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, bolivia, argentina, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Night at the Golden Eagle (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two elderly criminals spend their final night in Los Angeles, California at the Golden Eagle Hotel prior to their departure to Las Vegas, Nevada, to lead a life without crime. Unfortunately, on the hottest night of the summer, these two ex-criminals ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, hotel, criminal heroes, going straight, cons and scams, heist, best friends, partners, crime, crimes, murder, release from prison ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Act of Aggression (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After his wife and daughter are raped and killed by a motorbike gang a man sets out to take revenge.
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Plot: revenge, vengeance, rivalry, gang, injustice, rebellion, deadly, life is a bitch, track down, crime, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Eye of the Stranger (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A stranger comes into town and causes a stir when he stands up for the townfolk, in the face of the intimidation tactics from Mayor Howard Baines. The scheming mayor wants to buy up all the local properties, and has hired two thugs to help ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Second Chance (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ethan Jenkins (Michael W. Smith) and Jake Sanders (introducing Jeff Obafemi Carr) are both passionate pastors who worship the same God from the same book--but that's where the similarity ends. When they are suddenly thrown together in a tough ...
Style: realistic, serious, christian film, captivating, tense ...
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
 153
Brain Drain (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fideo and Panta are two teenage rascals and thieves who dream of traveling to "the promised land", the United States. Rambling between good and evil, roc and tango, this is an action story turned romance when the two youngsters fall in ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: society, young lovers, vengeance, crimes, crime, gang, dishonesty, law enforcement, kids in trouble, juvenile delinquency, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
American Born (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who is obsessed with gangster movies believes himself to be a real gangster after his father is murdered.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, tommy gun, teenager, mafia, crimes, vengeance, deadly, crime, teenage life, gangsters, rivalry, obsession ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 236
Bloody Kids (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The slender premise springs from the actions of two listless 11-year-old boys, the cold, manipulative Leo, and his weaker, more impressionable friend, Mike. Contemptuous of the fallible police force (Mike has already filched a police hat from an ...
Style: tense, bleak, serious, rough, disturbing ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Bobby G. Can't Swim (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bobby G. lives life on the edge in this real, raw New York street drama. Bobby is a small-time coke dealer, always on the hustle but rarely successful. He lives in Hell's Kitchen with his Puerto Rican girlfriend Lucy, who makes ends meet as a ...
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, going straight, gangsters, criminal heroes, society, urban ghetto life, down on your luck, ocean or sea, urban ghetto ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 255
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak
Plot: unemployment, introspection, down on your luck, human nature, drug dealing, life is a bitch, crimes, society, cocaine, urban, city life, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, latin america, peru, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 526
Sleepless Town (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
 962
Wholetrain (2006)
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Duration: 82 min.
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Country: USA
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Style: realistic, rough, serious, bleak
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Heart of America (2002)
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Country: Canada, Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: law enforcement, romancing a criminal, vengeance, murderous pair, chases and races, deadly, crime, crimes, urban, rivalry, danger, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.9
 3K
Pu-239 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 150
The Big Fall (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak, realistic ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Jack Reed: One of Our Own (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jack Reed investigates a young woman whom he and his wife take into their household when she turns out to be targeted by unknown assassins.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious
Plot: murder, crime, rivalry, danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, chases and races, fugitives, deadly, crimes, woman in danger, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 241
Trackdown (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When his sister Betsy packs up and leaves the family's Montana cattle ranch to find fame and fortune in Hollywood, her brother Jim decides to follow after her to make sure she doesn't get into trouble. He's a little too late, however, ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
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Time: 70s
Place: montana, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Blood and Bones (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1923, the young Kim Shun-Pei moves from Cheju Island (South Korea), to Osaka (Japan). Through the years, he becomes a cruel, greedy and violent man and builds a factory of kamaboko (processed seafood products) in his poor Korean-Japanese ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, rough, bleak
Plot: violence, dysfunctional family, ambition, obsession, family relations, crimes, life is a bitch, family problems, danger, gang, loan, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 1950s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Blood Brothers (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Blood Brothers- While coming of age in the inner city, Darryl Crawford, a young African-American man, witnesses a gang-related murder and is horrified to discover that his beloved older brother Sly is one of the perps. Darryl grapples with his ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic
Plot: murder, gang, introspection, youth, urban, family life, urban ghetto, siblings relations, city life, urban ghetto life, family relations, legal action ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Riot on Sunset Strip (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police captain (Aldo Ray) is caught between businesses operating on the Los Angeles Sunset Strip who don't like the punks hanging out, and his belief in allowing the kids their rights. But when his daughter (Mimsy Farmer) gets involved with ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: gang rape, mini skirt, vigilantism, vengeance, rivalry, crime, crimes, life is a bitch, urban, law enforcement, riot, party ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 577
Othello (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With freshly rechristened characters and brand-new dialogue, this British TV production of Othello is a "rethinking" of Shakespeare's play, albeit still retaining the original's power and potency. The story is set in the London ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: tragic love, downfall, vengeance, power relations, betrayal, murder, interracial relations, couple relations, life is a bitch, infidelity, modern day adaptation, injustice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Question of Silence (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three women, all strangers to each other, meet in a dress boutique. One of the three is approached by the male proprietor as she is shoplifting a garment. When he approaches her the other two join her in beating the man to death. Other female ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Plot: murder, mystery, deadly, protagonist as suspect, working class, false accusation, store, discrimination, society, profanity, mental illness, legal investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 183
Stryker (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film follows a 14-year-old arsonist in Winnipeg who becomes involved in a turf war between the Indian Posse and the Asian Bomb Squad (a now defunct Filipino gang). He is known only as Stryker, a slang term for a prospective gang member.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, tense, bleak
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, danger, youth, life is a bitch, crimes, rivalry, urban ghetto life, society, coming of age, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 2K
The Wee Man (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The true life story of the rise to power of Glasgow gangster Paul Ferris.
Style: serious, rough, captivating, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%