Movies like Miss Sloane

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Miss Sloane (2016)
 7.5
 76K
Miss Sloane (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Canada, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An ambitious lobbyist faces off against the powerful gun lobby in an attempt to pass gun control legislation.
Style: political, clever, suspense, tense, intellectual, thought provoking, factual, feel good, cerebral, suspenseful ...
Plot: lobbyist, career woman, world politics, female protagonist, determination, lawyer, politics, strong female character, business, fighting the system, twists and turns, courtroom, obsession, strong female lead, empowerment, legislation, manipulation, gun control, ethics, sex, woman, protest, remote control, liberalism, money ...
Time: 21st century
Place: washington d.c., japan, chicago illinois, asia, florida, indonesia, colorado ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, interesting, serious and dramatic films with plots about greed, corruption, dialogue, manipulation, mentor, runaway and storytelling mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography genres. Some movies like Miss Sloane: Thank You for Smoking (2005), Molly's Game (2017), The Ides of March (2011), House of Cards (2013), Fracture (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Thank You for Smoking (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on ...
Style: entertaining, witty, political, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: advertising, marketing, business, lobbyist, satire, tobacco, social satire, reporter, lung cancer, journalism, society, cancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., vermont, california, usa, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.4
 173K
Molly's Game (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada, China
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.
Style: inspirational, political, art house, social, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, poker, female protagonist, card playing, lawyer, fbi, father daughter relationship, poker game, court, illegal gambling, club, autobiography ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
Place: colorado, manhattan new york city, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Ides of March (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dirty tricks stand to soil an ambitious young press spokesman's idealism in a cutthroat presidential campaign where 'victory' is relative.
Style: suspense, dark, talky, political, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, political intrigue, election, campaign, lobbyist, presidential campaign, political corruption, corruption, assassination, justice, twists and turns, intern ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, future, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio, california, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.7
 503K
House of Cards (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
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Story: Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of ...
Style: serious, clever, political, cynical, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: politics, political intrigue, political corruption, manipulation, state affairs, intrigue, lobbyist, strategy, journalism, blind ambition, breaking the fourth wall, morality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 207K
Fracture (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A husband is on trial for the attempted murder of his wife, in what is seemingly an open/shut case for the ambitious district attorney trying to put him away. However, there are surprises for both around every corner, and, as a suspenseful game of ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, intellectual, twist ending ...
Plot: twists and turns, courtroom drama, adultery, murder mystery, lawyer, investigation, manipulation, murder, obsession, police investigation, guilt, courtroom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A lawyer conducts business from the back of his Lincoln town car while representing a high-profile client in Beverly Hills.
Style: clever, captivating, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, court, legal, twists and turns, courtroom drama, murder, legal investigation, crimes, hotshot lawyer, arrest, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, beverly hills, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 153K
Snowden (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: CIA employee Edward Snowden leaks thousands of classified documents to the press.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, political, factual, serious ...
Plot: espionage, fighting the system, journalism, internet, hacking, whistleblower, moral dilemma, surveillance, hacker, spy, idealism, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015, year 2011, year 2004 ...
Place: hong kong, geneva switzerland, japan, russia, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.0
 157K
JFK (1991)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 189 min.
Story: New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.
Style: political, suspense, thought provoking, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: political conspiracy, investigation, president, kennedy assassination, legal, gay slur, assassination, politics, cia, corruption, assassination of president, lawyer ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 20th century
Place: new orleans, washington d.c., austin texas, dallas texas, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Nothing But the Truth (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and is thrown in jail. Meanwhile, her attorney, Albert ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Plot: journalism, cia, lawyer, reporter, courtroom drama, media, journalist, corruption, courtroom, murder, espionage, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 14K
Interview (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada, Netherlands
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After falling out with his editor, a fading political journalist is forced to interview America's most popular soap actress.
Style: psychological, disturbing, melancholic, stylized, talky ...
Plot: journalism, actress, manipulation, depression, secrets, character study, loser, videotaping, betrayal, deal, lie, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, washington d.c., europe, former yugoslavia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Respected liberal Senator Joe Tynan is asked to to lead the opposition to a Supreme Court appointment. It means losing an old friend and fudging principles to make the necessary deals, as well as further straining his already part-time family life. ...
Style: realistic, serious, clever, suspenseful, political ...
Plot: politics, political corruption, betrayal, dishonesty, state affairs, fighting the system, relationship vs career, congress, legal, workplace, moral dilemma, workplace romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Parallax View (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter, investigating a senator's assassination, realizes witnesses to the shooting are systematically dying and discovers a multi-million dollar corporation which serves as a front for the recruitment of political assassins.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, political ...
Plot: politics, conspiracy, corruption, reporter, murder, investigation, journalism, media, senator, twists and turns, political conspiracy, political corruption ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: seattle, los angeles, latin america, washington state, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 266K
A Few Good Men (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When cocky military lawyer Lt. Daniel Kaffee and his co-counsel, Lt. Cmdr. JoAnne Galloway, are assigned to a murder case, they uncover a hazing ritual that could implicate high-ranking officials such as shady Col. Nathan Jessep.
Style: suspense, tense, realistic, tricky, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, courtroom drama, u.s. navy, military, justice, court, marines, army investigation, court martial, hotshot lawyer, corruption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., cuba, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.7
 41K
The Verdict (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Frank Galvin is a down-on-his luck lawyer, reduced to drinking and ambulance chasing. Former associate Mickey Morrissey reminds him of his obligations in a medical malpractice suit that he himself served to Galvin on a silver platter: all parties ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, atmospheric, suspense, intense ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, redemption, lawyer, justice, character study, legal action, fighting the system, legal, court, investigation, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 30K
A Civil Action (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to "get rid of" a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything - including his career and ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, thought provoking, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom drama, court, legal, courtroom, small town, lawsuit, law firm, environmental, legal investigation, uncover truth, success ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: massachusetts, boston, new york, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 5K
True Colors (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two law school friends find themselves at odds when one becomes a Justice Department lawyer and the other goes into politics.
Style: talky, political, intense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: politics, political corruption, friendship, manipulation, betrayal, legal action, college, corruption, society, political intrigue, campaign, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey, california, virginia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 38K
Promised Land (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A salesman for a natural gas company experiences life-changing events after arriving in a small town, where his corporation wants to tap into the available resources.
Style: inspirational, thought provoking, melancholic, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: campaign, twists and turns, character study, environmentalism, corporate crime, corporate world, social relations, powerful corporation, small town, conspiracy, survival, business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, california, texas, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.1
 160K
Network (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A TV network cynically exploits a deranged ex-TV anchor's ravings and revelations about the media for their own profit.
Style: talky, realistic, witty, political, satirical ...
Plot: media, television, satire, journalism, adultery, media manipulation, corruption, dark humor, media satire, older man younger woman relationship, murder, workaholic ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Cradle Will Rock (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A true story of politics and art in the 1930s USA, centered around a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.
Style: talky, entertaining, factual, intellectual, serious ...
Plot: art, artist, politics, depression, capitalism, greed, world politics, congress, manipulation, adaptation, justice, injustice ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 43K
North Country (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.
Style: rough, sincere, emotional, factual, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom drama, sexual harassment, lawsuit, small town, rape, feminism, sexism, against the odds, labor union, lawyer, women, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 90s, 80s
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 20K
Tape (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A three-character ensemble piece set within the confines of a tawdry motor lodge in Lansing, Michigan. After 10 years apart, three disparate people come together to play out the unresolved drama of their final days in high school. Intrigued, we ...
Style: psychological, tense, sincere, suspenseful, cerebral ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, obsession, high school, friends, childhood sweetheart, guilt, drugs, blackmail, manipulation, criminal, love triangle, confession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, France, UK, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of journalist, Edward R Murrow's stand against Senator McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.
Style: political, inspirational, tense, melancholic, factual ...
Plot: journalism, media, politics, television, fighting the system, mccarthyism, cold war, propaganda, patriotism, society, workplace, state affairs ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: california, washington d.c., new york, usa, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Bread and Roses (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Maya is a quick-witted young woman who comes over the Mexican border without papers and makes her way to the LA home of her older sister Rosa. Rosa gets Maya a job as a janitor: a non-union janitorial service has the contract, the foul-mouthed ...
Style: realistic, political, melancholic, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: labor union, immigrants, working class, deportation, janitor, realism, fighting the system, politics, workplace, relationships, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, latin america, usa, mexico city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The Company You Keep (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who discovers his identity.
Style: suspense, sexy, captivating, light, twist ending ...
Plot: police investigation, fbi, journalism, newspaper, chase, single father, runaway, journalist, hidden identity, twists and turns, investigation, bank robbery ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1971, year 1972 ...
Place: usa, new jersey, california, boston, michigan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 12K
Norma Rae (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the gumption to be the key associate to a visiting labor union organizer. Together, they undertake the ...
Style: political, inspirational, touching, suspense, light ...
Plot: labor union, working class, women, small town, courage, fighting the system, whistleblower, business, social change, feminist, workplace, union ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.7
 109K
Frost/Nixon (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate ...
Style: clever, political, sincere, tense, tricky ...
Plot: journalism, politics, president, loneliness, reporter, scandal, power struggle, mind game, uncover truth, character study, lie, secret ...
Time: 70s, year 1977, year 1974, 20th century
Place: california, washington d.c., usa, manhattan new york city, sydney australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.3
 13K
Recount (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. presidential election and the subsequent recounts in Florida.
Style: realistic, political, factual, talky, intense ...
Plot: political conspiracy, president, presidential election, political corruption, election, politics, justice, republican, democrat, campaign, americana, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, year 2000
Place: usa, florida, texas, new jersey, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 3K
Panther (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther's history in Oakland. Panther also uses historical footage (B/W) to emphasize some ...
Style: political, disturbing, suspense, entertaining, harsh ...
Plot: black panthers, conspiracy, racism, revolution, politics, drugs, african american, violence, civil rights movement, runaway, life & death, prejudice ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, vietnam, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she decides to leave him. Ted is now faced with the tasks of housekeeping and taking care of himself and their young son Billy.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, sad, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, divorce, single father, custody battle, marriage, family, father son relationship, family relations, court, abandonment, legal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, california, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 199K
Erin Brockovich (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A twice-divorced mother of three who sees an injustice, takes on the bad guy and wins -- with a little help from her push-up bra. Erin goes to work for an attorney and comes across medical records describing illnesses clustered in one nearby town. ...
Style: inspirational, factual, uplifting, touching, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: environmental, lawyer, court, contamination, justice, small town, investigation, corporate crime, single mother, against the odds, contaminated water, female protagonist ...
Time: year 1993, 90s, 20th century
Place: california, new jersey, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%