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King Cobra (2016)
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King Cobra (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on a stranger than fiction true story, King Cobra is a deliciously dark, twisted plunge into the behind-the-scenes world of the pornography industry. A young Sean Paul Lockhart (using the stage name 'Brent Corrigan') is a fresh-faced wannabe adult video performer. He is moulded into a star by Stephen (aka Bryan Kocis), a closeted gay porn mogul who runs the skin flick empire Cobra Video from his seemingly ordinary suburban home. But as Brent’s rise and demands for money put him at odds with his boss, he also attracts the attention of a rival producer, Joseph Kerekes, and his unstable lover, Harlow Cuadra, who will stop at nothing to squash Cobra Video and steal its number one star.
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, gay cinema, sexploitation film, lgbt cinema
Plot: gay pornography, gay lead character, pornography, sodomy, gay sex, gay, gay teenager, rent boy, sex scene, porn industry, murder, coercion, 17 year old, lgbt, film producer, threat to kill, revenge, vanity, ego, sexual abuse, lie, contract, backstage, business competition, underage sex ...
Time: 2000s, year 2006

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Most similar movies to King Cobra

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, serious, tense and realistic films with plots about murder, violence, male nudity, gay, nudity (full frontal - brief), cigarette smoking and blood mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like King Cobra: Wild Awakening (2016), Spa Night (2016), The Face of an Angel (2014), Mobsters (1991), Lucky Bastard (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Wild Awakening (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Toni and Emma are brother and sister who owns a stable farm. Ramon and his son, Aaron works for them. Toni is openly gay and loves to party, Emma has a crush on Aaron who is a closeted gay who is afraid that his father might find out, but his father ...
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, disturbing, gay cinema ...
Plot: gay, male nudity, gay sex, murder, farm, gay interest, male objectification, birthday party, voyeurism, police, sex scene, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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95%
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Spa Night (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Korean-American man works to reconcile his obligations to his struggling immigrant family with his burgeoning sexual desires in the underground world of gay hookups at Korean spas in Los Angeles.
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gay teenager, gay, korean american, spa, immigrants, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, closeted homosexual, gay slur, alcoholic father, college ...
Place: los angeles, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
The Face of an Angel (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Both a journalist and a documentary filmmaker chase the story of a murder and its prime suspect.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, based on true events ...
Plot: suspect, murder, murder investigation, journalism, crimes, filmmaking, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, innocence, justice, delusion, forensics, interview ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, london, baltimore, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 6.0
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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, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, friendship, betrayal, murder, crimes, crime, vengeance, criminal heroes, tough heroes, dishonesty, blind ambition, organized crime ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1910s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Lucky Bastard (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lucky Bastard is a "found footage" thriller about a porn website run by Mike (Don McManus) that invites fans to have sex with porn stars. Jay Paulson plays Dave, an eager young fan given a chance to have sex with the fabulous Ashley Saint ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: sexual cruelty, porn actress, psychopath, murder, violence, sex scene, humiliation, anger, lie, money, fear, loss of control ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.0
 50
75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: suspense, social realism, tense, psychological, tragic ending ...
Audience: kids
Plot: double life, strong female character, organized crime, secret life, drug use, friendship between men, secret, doctor patient relationship, paranoia, social problem, psychiatrist, introspection ...
Time: year 2016, 21st century, 2010s
Place: ohio, america, midwest, usa, kentucky ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.1
 5K
Anesthesia (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: promise, friendship, pursuit, paranoia, suspicion, chase, violence, professor, doctor, psychiatrist, lecture, money ...
Time: 21st century, year 2008
Place: usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.4
 281
The Passenger (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 61 min.
Story: In the provocative new drama from the director of THE VISITOR, sexual and moral boundaries are put to the test when a handsome stranger begins to infiltrate the lives of two artists. While searching for a condo in Berlin for his father, Nick meets ...
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, tense, gay cinema ...
Plot: gay, murderer, gay interest, love triangle, seduction, stranger, manipulation, photographer, male homosexuality, lgbt, male nudity, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Child I Never Was (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer dispassionately discusses the nuts and bolts of his grisly avocation, as well as the youthful traumas which helped to mold him into a psychopath, in this disturbing independent drama from Germany, based on the true story of of ...
Style: psychological, serious, disturbing, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: pedophile, murder, psychopath, sexual obsession, sexual abuse, investigation, teenage life, youth, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, society, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1962, year 1976, year 1966
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 3.8
 171
Outlaw (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A high school student and a young criminal are trying to get reciprocity from the most popular guy in the school. The general and the dancer in 1985 put their careers and life on the line to be together.
Style: queer cinema, thought provoking, melancholic, psychological, tense ...
Plot: gay teenager, lgbt, parkour, prejudice, dancer, fake identity, new identity, transsexual, trans woman, talking about love, art class, misogyny ...
Time: year 1985
Place: ussr, soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.1
 841
Young Hunter (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ezequiel, a sixteen-year-old gay teenager in his sexual awakening, meets a boy of twenty-one. They quickly start a relationship and the situation unravels unexpectedly.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, realistic, touching, serious
Plot: gay teenager, gay, male homosexuality, gay sex, abuse, sexual blackmail, skateboarder, porn actor, manipulation, male nudity, lgbt, homosexuality ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.4
 290K
Moonlight (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema, serious, sad, rough ...
Plot: lgbt, homosexuality, first gay sexual experience, gay, drug dealer, african american, parent child relationship, forgiveness, revenge, drug addict, dysfunctional family, gay slur ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, atlanta georgia, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.6
 26K
Cherry (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Cherry drifts from college dropout to army medic in Iraq - anchored only by his true love, Emily. But after returning from the war with PTSD, his life spirals into drugs and crime as he struggles to find his place in the world.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: heroin, post traumatic stress disorder, iraq war, bank robber, bank robbery, iraq war veteran, society, american soldier, drug use, self pity, black american, african american ...
Time: year 2007, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Unsolved Suburbia (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: MARTY is a quirky straight guy weekdays, and gay on weekends, a high school senior, who along with his questionably straight friend JAKE, unravels the mystery of who put a hit on their friend THOMAS'S new gay lover. Jake uses his expertise as a ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sexual, queer cinema
Plot: gay, high school, lifestyle, best friends, couples, hitman, singleness, voyeurism, crimes, gays and lesbians, gay slur, cheating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.5
 502
Hard (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Hard is about a gay serial killer and the gay detective who is forced to go after him. It has an interesting story: the closeted gay detective is abruptly forced out of the closet after the killer handcuffs him to his bed and makes off with his ...
Style: suspenseful, sexual, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, gay, partners, gender, gays and lesbians, prostitute, crime, murderous pair, crimes, law enforcement, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.2
 31K
Mean Creek (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenagers living in small-town Oregon take a boat trip for a birthday celebration. When they get an idea to play a mean trick on the town bully, it suddenly goes too far. Soon they're forced to deal with the unexpected consequences of their ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, intense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: bully, kids in trouble, prank, birthday, unsupportive friend, friends, small town, friendship, guilt, drowning, first love, interrogation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.8
 134K
Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.
Style: tense, thought provoking, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban ghetto life, african american, hip hop, juvenile delinquency, street gang, gang, rapper, ghetto, poverty, friendship, teenage life, racial slur ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1984 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Hidden Kisses (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nathan, 16, lives alone with his father Stephane. A newcomer in high school, he is invited to a party and falls in love with Louis, a boy in his class. They find themselves out of sight and kiss each other, but someone takes a picture of them. Soon, ...
Style: gay cinema, realistic, captivating, lgbt cinema, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, homosexuality, coming out, gay slur, gay bashing, lgbt, closeted homosexual, gay romance, gay son, gay love, character study ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Reinventing Marvin (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young gay man determined to reinvent his life leaves everything behind on his quest for self-realization.
Style: gay cinema, non-linear, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay lead character, gay youth, gay teenager, gay student, lgbt, gay, father son relationship, gay slur, brother brother relationship, gay interest, gay son ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.0
 10K
Hardcore (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A conservative Midwest businessman ventures into the sordid underworld of pornography in California to look for his runaway teenage daughter who is making porno films in the porno pits of Los Angeles.
Style: neo noir, psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: pornography, private detective, film within a film, missing person, bondage, perversion, daughter, father, striptease, peep show, porn industry, runaway ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, michigan, california, usa, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
From the Edge of the City (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Minority-group Greeks from an outer suburb of Athens struggle with their life on society's fringe and exploitation of one another.
Style: rough, bleak, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: culture clash, suburbs, prostitute, immigrants, gang, crime, ocean, kids in trouble, friends, urban ghetto, ocean or sea, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
Place: greece, russia, europe, italy, athens greece ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.2
 34K
The Accused (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a young woman suffers a brutal rape in a bar one night, a prosecutor assists in bringing the perpetrators to justice, including the ones who encouraged and cheered on the attack.
Style: rough, disturbing, realistic, tense, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rape, injustice, courtroom drama, violence against women, sexual abuse, rape victim, gang rape, lawyer, testimony, legal action, district attorney, sexual assault ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., boston, washington state, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.9
 37K
Bully (2001)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After finding himself at the constant abuse of his best friend Bobby, Marty has become fed up with his friend's twisted ways. His girlfriend, a victim of Bobby's often cruel ways, couldn't agree more and they strategize murdering ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, bleak, stylized, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sexual abuse, murder, nihilism, teenage rape, teenage sex, rivalry, violent, gay slur, vengeance, youth, teenage life, bully ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Jesus (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Germany, Greece, Colombia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 18-year-old Jesús lives with his stern, somewhat unaffectionate father in Santiago, Chile. When not doing drugs, having casual sex or simply slouching in front of the TV, Jesús and his friends perform in a K-pop boyband. But his routine is thrown ...
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema, homoerotic, sexy, contemplative ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, homoeroticism, gay slur, dancing, teenage boy, gay lead character, aggression, gay interest, erotica, father son relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.1
 838
A Brother (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 15-year-old Tom (Simon Royer) is going to spend another calm summer with his parents and younger sister at their summer house. But by fate, another family comes to spend some time with them, with their 17-year-old son Félix (Marin Lafitte). In the ...
Style: lgbt cinema, sexy, psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: first gay sexual experience, gay teenager, gay, gay friend, lgbt, gay relationship, love, friends, male masturbation, teenage boy, friendship between boys, gay erotica ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.5
 8K
The Dinner (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two brothers and their wives meet up at a haute-cuisine restaurant to discuss what to do about a horrific crime that their sons committed together. As the quartet debate their options, the conversation reopens old wounds between the siblings.
Style: ambiguous ending, enigmatic, rough, cynical, suspenseful
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, father son relationship, violence, teenager, flashback, anger, restaurant, husband wife relationship, arson, politician, brother brother relationship, politics ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.1
 263
Ekaj (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: EKAJ is a love story between two drifters, a naive teenager and a hustler. Ekaj meets Mecca who takes him under his care. Mecca has AIDS and multiple problems of his own. He is high all day but still manages to be the only voice of reason in ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, lgbt cinema, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: lgbt teen, lgbt, aids, coming of age, homeless teenager, homeless, sex worker, gay, addiction, hiv, teenage boy, alcoholic ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.3
 70
Caged Men (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elliott was a loser who robbed the bank only to land in jail. In prison, he encounters homosexuality as every inmate wants to turn Elliott into a mate!
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema
Plot: traumatized man, guitar playing, arrest, rapist, sexual attraction, following someone in a car, being followed, lame, telephone call, serial killer as protagonist, psychological trauma, smoking pot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.0
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The Boys (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hours, it becomes clear this day ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, prison, family relations, prison sex, dysfunctional family, redemption, crime, crimes, family problems, estrangement, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, california, sydney australia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Blue Ridge Fall (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a boy kills his father he must turn to his frinds to cover his tracks with tests their loyality and friendship.
Style: realistic, serious, tense
Plot: high school, friendship, murder, society, crime, buddies, friends, kids in trouble, social relations, small town, high school life, small town life ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%