Movies like Macbeth 2006

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Macbeth (2006)
 4.8
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Macbeth (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Macbeth, loyal to his crime boss, Duncan, is told by witches that he will one day take over. Driven by their prophecy, he and his wife plot to kill Duncan, and takes the leadership of the gang for himself. Maintaining his power will require more murder and violence, finally driving his surviving enemies to unite and destroy him. A sexy, high octane retelling of this classic story.
Style: clever, mind bending, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: betrayal, murder, truck, assault rifle, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, gang, drug dealing, crime, life is a bitch, rise and fall, haunted by the past, urban, dishonesty, criminal heroes, gory, deadly, rivalry, tragic hero, social decay, unfulfillment, postmodernism, shakespeare, witch ...
Place: australia, melbourne australia

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Most similar movies to Macbeth

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, murder, rivalry, betrayal, deadly and vengeance mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Macbeth: Bonded by Blood (2010), Men of Respect (1990), Body of My Enemy (1976), Gangster No. 1 (2000), Dirty (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bonded by Blood (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1995, drug suppliers and career criminals Tony Tucker, Patrick Tate and Craig Rolfe were blasted to death by a shot gun whilst waiting in a Range Rover in Rettendon, Essex. The film charts their rise to become the most prolific dealers and feared ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ambition, drug dealing, gang, vengeance, partners, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters, betrayal, rivalry, rise and fall, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.4
 700
Men of Respect (1990)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this modern day version of Shakespeare's Macbeth, a hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame ...
Style: rough, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, police detective, ambition, murder, rivalry, crime, crimes, unfulfillment, rise to the top, criminal heroes, law enforcement, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Body of My Enemy (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Francois always despised the textile barons who ruled his local town. But he fell in love with the family heiress Gilberte. Ten years ago, he would have married her. Now only hatred holds them together. Francois is accused of murder. A hooker and a ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, false accusation, criminal, crime, criminal heroes, dishonesty, gangsters, rise and fall, rivalry, murder trial, murder, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.8
 12K
Gangster No. 1 (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An old gangster is advised that Freddie Mays would leave jail after thirty years in prison. His mood changes and he recalls when he was a young punk, who joined Freddie Mays' gang, a man he both envied and ultimately betrayed.
Style: stylized, rough, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise and fall, violence, revenge, gang, gang war, casino, extortion, pub, machete, stabbed to death, gangsters, crime ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1990s, 1960s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 5K
Dirty (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two gangbangers-turned-cops try and cover up a scandal within the LAPD.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, gang, internal affairs, guilt, law enforcement, urban, society, murder, investigation, police corruption, police investigation, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, cuba, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Wrong Turn at Tahoe (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A debt collector for the mob (Academy Award(R)-winner Cuba Gooding, Jr.) finds his fate taking a series of treacherous turns after his powerful boss and mentor (Miguel Ferrer) is caught in a dangerous double cross with the most dangerous drug dealer ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, bodyguard, revenge, chases and races, crimes, crime, right hand man, rivalry, drug dealing, vengeance, violence spree, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.6
 5K
The Horseman (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tender drama unfolds between a grieving father and a troubled teenage girl as they drive northbound along the quiet outback roads of Australia. What she doesn't know is that between stops, he is leaving behind a bloody trail of bodies in a ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, rough, psychological, tense ...
Plot: vengeance, heroin, revenge, rage, pornography, blood splatter, gory, realism, left to die, exploit, deadly, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.9
 8K
Mobsters (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story of a group of friends in turn of the century New York, from their early days as street hoods to their rise in the world of organized crime...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, betrayal, murder, gangsters, crime, vengeance, criminal heroes, dishonesty, tough heroes, blind ambition, organized crime, attempted murder ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, las vegas, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Monument Ave. (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bobby O'Grady a low level member of a Boston Irish gang run by Jackie O'Hara. Jackie demands absolute, total loyalty to him. When Jackie kills one of Bobby's buddies, Teddy, Bobby and others have to keep it an absolute secret, even ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, gangsters, crime, working class, vengeance, gang, investigation, juvenile delinquency, urban ghetto, social decay, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, usa, europe, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.9
 10K
Johnny Gaddaar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Vikram decides to elope with his girlfriend Mini for a better life. For this purpose he decides to steal the money collected by his business partners for a drug deal. Everything goes horribly wrong when the partner carrying the money, Shiva, is ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, neo noir, vengeance, drug dealing, theft, rivalry, murder, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters, thief, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.1
 6K
The Killers (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hit man and his partner try to find out why their latest victim, a former race-car driver, did not try to get away.
Style: stylized, clever, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, betrayal, murder, corruption, neo noir, robbery, crime, gangsters, heist, crime gone awry, on the run, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Shattered Image (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Confusing realities surface in this paranoid film dealing with the fragile nature of a young woman (Anne Parillaud) recovering from rape and an apparent attempted suicide. In one reality, she is a killer destroyer of men. In another she is the new ...
Style: mind bending, psychological, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, danger, memory loss, dishonesty, supernatural ability, deadly, mind game, rivalry, mental illness, hitman, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: jamaica, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Carlito's Way: Rise to Power (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jay Hernandez (Friday Night Lights), Mario Van Peebles (Ali), Luis Guzmán (Carlito's Way) and Sean Combs (Monster's Ball) star in the gripping tale of the early years of gangster legend Carlito Brigante. Seduced by the power of the brutal ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: puerto rican, tragic hero, gang, rivalry, tough heroes, best friends, drug dealing, police corruption, vengeance, crime, blind ambition, unfulfillment ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Illegal Tender (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After the gangsters who killed his father come to settle a score, a teenage boy and his mother turn the tables on the killers - one Latino family's quest for honor and revenge as the hunted become the hunters.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pregnancy, on the run, vengeance, crimes, criminal heroes, gang, haunted by the past, vigilantism, gangsters, deadly, teenage life, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Will Graham, a former London crime boss who has left his former life to live as a recluse in the forest. Haunted by the blood of those he has murdered, Will wishes never to return. But when his brother commits suicide, following a sexual assault at ...
Style: stylized, gloomy, rough, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, murder, revenge, suicide, crime, rape, family relations, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, deadly, contact, drug dealing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.5
 28K
Unknown (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, memory loss, murder, amnesia, infidelity, suicide, loss of daughter, loss of friend, police, factory, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Rich and Famous (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: To pay off his debt as a gambler, a man drags his sister and step-brother into a life of crime and a violent war between rival gang lords.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, rivalry, godparent, going straight, dishonesty, deadly, heroes, criminal's revenge, gangsters, gory, downfall, hitman ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Journey to the End of the Night (2006)
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, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, prostitute, cocaine, family relations, life is a bitch, law enforcement, police corruption, vengeance, parents and children, crime, drugs/alcohol, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Rich and Famous 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After being released from prison, Tang Kat-Yung exacts revenge on Li Ah Chai, in this sequel to Rich and Famous.
Style: rough, stylized, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, friendship, rivalry, gangsters, deadly, criminal's revenge, going straight, godparent, partners, buddies, heroes, urban ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Long Good Friday (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the late 1970s, Cockney crime boss Harold Shand, a gangster trying to become a legitimate property mogul, has big plans to get the American Mafia to bankroll his transformation of a derelict area of London into the possible venue for a future ...
Style: bleak, stylized, clever, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ira, violence, irish, danger, gang war, car bomb, crime boss, slaughterhouse, casino, gangsters, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.0
 7K
Empire (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A big time drug dealer Victor Rosa is looking to get out of the game and sees his chance with a big deal with a new friend who happens to be a Wall St. stockbroker. Thinking this will be his chance to go out on top Victor soon finds out that he has ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, vengeance, pregnancy, crime, rivalry, urban ghetto, dishonesty, wall street, going straight, yuppie, drug dealing, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.1
 28K
The Salton Sea (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After the murder of his beloved wife, a man in search of redemption is set adrift in a world where nothing is as it seems. On his journey, he befriends slacker Jimmy "The Finn", becomes involved in rescuing his neighbor Colette from her ...
Style: bleak, tense, clever, rough, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug abuse, violence, heroin, neo noir, ex convict, cocaine, methamphetamine, dual identity, death of wife, corrupt cop, drug deal, drug lord ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 37K
Narc (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An undercover narc dies, the investigation stalls, so the Detroit P.D. brings back Nick Tellis, fired 18-months ago when a stray bullet hits a pregnant woman. Tellis teams with Henry Oak, a friend of the dead narc and an aggressive cop constantly ...
Style: tense, bleak, cynical, realistic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, undercover, police brutality, child abuse, violence, police detective, drug dealing, drug overdose, beating, drug addict, police shootout, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 1K
Played (2006)
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, prison, criminal, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, deadly, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, gangsters, heist, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 2K
Almost Human (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, kidnapping, psychopath, violence, rape, serial killer, serial rapist, slasher, psycho killer, robbery, sex, vigilantism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.4
 807
Caught Up (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Daryl gets out of jail after 5 years. His mother has died, his girlfriend is married, and he can't find a job. His new girlfriend Vanessa, whom he meets when a gunman opens fire on them, gets him a job as a car driver. Hitmen are still after ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, murder, nightclub, chase, jamaican, prison, bank, urban ghetto, frame up, rivalry, memory loss, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Never Die Alone (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A drug kingpin's return home touches off a turf war.
Style: realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, manhunt, redemption, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, interracial relations, addiction, criminal heroes, society, journalism, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
 6K
Jindabyne (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Stewart Kane, an Irishman living in the Australian town of Jindabyne, is on a fishing trip in isolated hill country with three other men when they discover the body of a murdered girl in the river. Rather than return to the town immediately, they ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, small town, countryside, police detective, serial killer, fishing, aborigine, isolation, redemption, dishonesty, small town life, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.1
 4K
Essex Boys (2000)
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, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug dealer, police, murder, rise and fall, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, gangsters, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.4
 11K
Shade (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tiffany, Charlie and Vernon are con artists looking to up the ante from their typical scams. They figure a good way of doing this is taking down Dean "The Dean" Stevens, a well-known cardsharp, in a rigged game. However, they first need ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, betrayal, dishonesty, crimes, vengeance, gangsters, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, rivalry, cons and scams, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%