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White Powder
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: White Powder is an award-winning, riveting micro-budget, independent, British gangsta film. It is set in modern-day, multi-cultural London and features a very diverse cast. It follows the story of 2 young lovers, who try to outwit a bunch of London gangstas, and each other, in an attempt to keep control of a stash of cocaine that they found.
Style: suspense
Plot: gangsta, cocaine, british, gang, gun, drugs, violence

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, bleak and rough films with plots about violence, gun, drugs, gang, cocaine, death and murder mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like White Powder: And Then You Die (1987), Clash (2009), Yelling to the Sky (2011), Abusing Protocol (2015), South West 9 (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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And Then You Die
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Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
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Clash
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Abusing Protocol
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South West 9
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
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Live Flesh
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    User:   41%
 
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