Movies like White Powder

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White Powder (2016)
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White Powder (2016)
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: gang, violence, gun, british, cocaine, drugs, gangsta

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspense films with plots about violence, drugs, gang, gun, female nudity, death and family relations mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like White Powder: Brookside: Friday the 13th (1998), Abusing Protocol (2015), When No One Would Listen (1992), South West 9 (2001), Isolated (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Brookside: Friday the 13th (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: There is trouble a-plenty in store for the Corkhill clan in this video-only special. Series creator Phil Redmond has returned to pen a dramatic script which follows on from a weekend special.
Plot: container, pill, drug dealer, cocaine, gun, violence, car thief, wedding, car chase
Place: liverpool
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Abusing Protocol (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Story: After the death of his brother (Tommy), RJ moves in with Gang Leader (Cane) and quickly finds himself wrapped up in a world of abuse and drugs. Local businessman (Dave) is watching the things he loves disappear in front of his very eyes. What ...
Plot: violence, gang, gun, affair, gang leader, robbery, street gang, drunkenness, hoodie, gangster, drugs, police ...
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When No One Would Listen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jessica has been married to her controlling husband Gary for years. She began dating him at the age of fifteen and has two kids, Maggie and Pete. After some career trouble Gary moves the family out to a New York suburb. Anyway, at first Gary seems ...
Plot: violence, domestic violence, handgun, bakery, gunshot, gun, bullet, abuse
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South West 9 (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five very different characters are thrown together in one weird, mashed up day. It started out like any other, but 24 hours later everything had changed. South West 9 takes you through the windscreen of the new millenium. The death of idealism, ...
Plot: drug addict, drug dealing, drug use, violence, lsd, music, trance, rave, gun, drug dealer, drugs, female nudity ...
Place: england
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Isolated (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Jack Miller was once a normal man, but that all changed when he commits the biggest mistake of his life. He has the decision to go on the run, but he decides to stay and hope to make things right.
Style: one man show, suspense
Plot: trapped, landscape, telephone, united kingdom, telephone call, ex girlfriend, mobile phone, strong language, suicide thoughts, cell phone, gun, neo noir ...
Place: england
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Ferox (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Arnaldur, a 16-year-old boy living a normal teenager's life in Reykjavik. One day, coming home from school, he finds his brother in the bathtub, dead. Despite clear signs of a suicide, Arnaldur is convinced that his brother's teacher is ...
Plot: cocaine, party, crying, jail, male nudity, suicide, death, violence, shower, brother brother relationship, fire, drugs ...
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A Brother's Badge (0000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Detective Michael Glade, with the San Antonio police department, has wandered onto the dark side and has run afoul of the Mexican Mafia. He battles his family and feelings while riding his collision course to its ultimate outcome.
Plot: mafia, gang, betrayal, drugs, police, murder
Place: texas
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
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Plot: motorcycle, bar, chase, violence, gang rape, small town, rape, gang
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Place: usa
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: Oliver flees from abuse of his family and seeks refuge in the violent streets of Caracas, where survival is only possible in an environment of corruption, crime and sniffing glue to escape hunger, like other children in the same situation. Soon, the ...
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 82 min.
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