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HeartLand Blues (2016)
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HeartLand Blues
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story Follows Reid Morrison, a down and out musician who tries to escape his hometown mistakes and start over in New Orleans. Thinking the mistakes he has made will never be forgiven, he attempts to seclude himself from anything worth while. After landing a job as the lead singer of a local bar's band, Reid meets a group of people; including the girl of his dreams. They teach him that the only person he needs forgiveness from is himself. When his dark past comes back to haunt him and threatens to ruin everything he has worked so hard to build, Reid must quickly decide what is more important: his addiction, or his soulmate.
Plot: blues, drugs
Place: new orleans
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, offbeat and suspenseful films with plots about drugs, female nudity, friends, drug dealing, party, sex and police mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like HeartLand Blues: The Glass Cage (1996), Thicker Than Water (1999), Not Fade Away (2012), Happy Here and Now (2002), I'm Bout It (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, two rival gang leaders are also trying to be music producers. When DJ's equipment shorts out and Lonzo is cut out of the action by a record producer, the two join forces, which also requires a tentative peace between gangs. With ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: california, new orleans, usa, los angeles, south central los angeles
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Not Fade Away
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Set in suburban New Jersey in the 1960s, a group of friends form a rock band and try to make it big.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: blues, drugs/alcohol, buddies, rock, coming of age, music, small town, desire for fame, suburbs, follow your dream, small town life, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new jersey, usa
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System:   76%
    User:   87%
 
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Happy Here and Now
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an unhappy young woman disappears, her worried sister desperately searches the internet for a clue to her missing sibling's whereabouts.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: blues, neo noir, investigation, mystery, mind game, haunted by the past, crime, missing person, voyeurism, crimes, amateur detective, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
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System:   65%
    User:   57%
 
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I'm Bout It
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: I'm Bout It is a 1997 film by rapper Master P. The plot details his life in a New Orleans uptown ghetto. Master P wrote, directed and acted in the film.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: hip hop, crime, buddies, gang, social misfits, drug dealing, urban ghetto, music, going straight, rise and fall, down on your luck, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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Out of Bounds
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Farm boy Daryl Cage's parents ship him off to the big city to live with his brother, hoping he will have a better life there. After a baggage mixup at the airport, Daryl finds himself in possession of a drug cache, which a ruthless drug dealer ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, chase, murder, witnessing a crime, drug dealing, crime, chases and races, urban, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, police ...
Time: 80s
Place: iowa, usa, new orleans, los angeles, venice beach california
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Big City Blues
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A collection of characters threaten to cross paths, unknowingly, during a night in the big city. The film focuses on two hit men (Reynolds and Forsythe) who are bound to collide with Cates, a beautiful prostitute.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: hitman, urban, crimes, gays and lesbians, prostitute, city life, swat team, misfit, partners, gender, friends, blues ...
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Highway 61
Genre: Comedy, Music
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Duration: 102 min.
Story: A naive Canadian barber who knows US popular culture inside and out meets a flamboyant roadie who needs someone to drive her and her "brother's" corpse from Thunder Bay, Ontario to New Orleans. Chaos ensues after the barber agrees to ...
Style: road movie, humorous, talky, dark humor, semi serious ...
Plot: road trip, small town, chase, friendship, on the road, cult, buddies, devil, eccentricity, drug dealing, gunfight, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, new orleans, usa, cross country, california ...
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    User:   37%
 
Streets of Blood
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: A police officer's partner has died during Hurricane Katrina, but he later discovers that his partner may have been murdered. An investigation follows, taking the officer and his new partner into the depths of the criminal underworld.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hip hop, police corruption, crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, investigation, drug dealing, murder, chaos and mayhem, working undercover, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
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System:   33%
    User:   39%
 
Underbelly Blues
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uforic, a cowardly gangster rapper, hitches a ride with York, a redneck who takes him out to the desert to execute him for fun. But before York is able to pull the trigger, Uforic tells him about a secret transaction involving a mysterious briefcase ...
Plot: jewish, money, torture, drugs, african american, gangster, lesbian, bank, sex, prison, murder, blood ...
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Years after their teenage daughter’s death, Lois and Doug Riley, an upstanding Indiana couple, are frozen by estranging grief. Doug escapes to New Orleans on a business trip. Compelled by urgencies he doesn’t understand, he insinuates himself ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: redemption, runaway, prostitute, dealing with death, drugs/alcohol, stripper, family drama, death in the family, marriage, poker, strong sexual content, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, new jersey, california ...
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System:   24%
    User:   22%
 
Like You Mean It
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Mark commits to falling back in love with Jonah, he is forced to look at himself with unprecedented courage and honesty.
Plot: relationship problems, lgbt, gay couple, gay, drugs, medication
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Berkeley
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Berkeley is the story of Ben Sweet, an eighteen year old boy who comes to UC Berkeley in 1968 to study accounting and avoid the draft. There begins an odyssey through sex, drugs, rock and roll, and political activism which turns his world upside ...
Plot: illegal drugs, female nudity, drugs, teenager
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Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
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Country: USA
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Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Country: USA
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