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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, revenge, male nudity
Place: colombia

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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, crime, life is a bitch, urban, murder, gang and rivalry mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Blood and Rain: The Rose Seller (1998), Like a Puppet Out of Strings (2006), Act of Aggression (1975), Manila (2009), Thicker Than Water (1999). 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, rough, realistic, bleak, serious
Plot: gang, street kid, on the run, urban ghetto, kids in trouble, coming of age, urban ghetto life, city life, survival, alcohol abuse, society, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
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Time: future
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86%
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.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, rough, exciting ...
Plot: revenge, track down, deadly, crime, chases and races, crimes, life is a bitch, gang, rivalry, vengeance, rebellion, injustice ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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: atmospheric, bleak, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: city life, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, nothing goes right, losing-it hero, on the run, neo noir, gang, addiction, boss and employee, crimes, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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: rough, cynical, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, drug dealing, ambition, life is a bitch, crimes, criminal's revenge, city life, crime, drug abuse, friends, urban ghetto, estrangement ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new orleans, california, los angeles, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: gloomy, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, contests and competitions, wrongfully committed, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, law enforcement, small town life, deadly, small town, life is a bitch, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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 ...
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Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, suspenseful, rough, serious
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Sleepless Town (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Kenichi is a half-Japanese, half-Chinese man of the underworld. You can sell him anything except children's organs. His domain is in Kabukicho, a gangland controlled by various Shanghai gangs intent on taking control. His former ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: serious, suspenseful, bleak, tense, realistic ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Another Silence (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Argentina, Canada, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Ministers (2009)
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: rough, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, crime, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, chases and races, fugitives, witnessing a crime, crimes, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: serious, realistic, christian film, captivating, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Trackdown (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
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Place: los angeles, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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A Question of Silence (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, mind bending, bleak ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Wee Man (2013)
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Duration: 106 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Night at the Golden Eagle (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Blood Brothers (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, realistic
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Slam (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Slam tells the story of Ray Joshua, an original, gifted young MC trapped in a war-zone housing project known as Dodge City. Unable to find a job, Ray copes with the despair and poverty of his neighborhood by using his wits and verbal talent. Written ...
Style: talky, psychological, realistic, tense, serious ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: thought provoking, tense, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, racism, law enforcement, dishonesty, crime, hotshot lawyer, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, injustice, society, politics, courtroom ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Fate (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Four friends bound by destiny and unbeatable in the dark world. When a casino attack goes wrong as a result of betrayal, fate turns them into enemies. Now, forced to aim the gun at each other's hearts, their unavoidable battle begins.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: betrayal, heist, crime gone awry, destiny, vengeance, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, crime, casino, battles, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Sous X (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jean-Jacques spent 9 years in prison for robbery. When he comes out, he finds the neighborhood where he grew up but things have changed ... The country is in crisis, the young people are holding the business and his old friends are urging him to ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, going straight, urban ghetto, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, hopes, starting over, ghetto, father son relationship, gangster
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, realistic
Plot: unemployment, drug dealing, urban, human nature, introspection, society, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, crimes, city life, down on your luck, cocaine ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 777
One on One (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, rivalry, gory, deadly, crime, crimes, vengeance, kidnapping, danger, vigilantism
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Lana's Rain (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This powerful, hard-edged crime drama explores the dark side of the American immigrant experience and dares to ask, "How far would you go to survive?" Lana’s only chance to escape the war-torn Balkans is her long-lost brother, Darko, a ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, rough, gloomy
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%