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Unwanted
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Plot: immigration, gang
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A Better Life
Drama, Romance
USA
98 min.
 7.2
Short Sharp Shock
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Germany
100 min.
 7.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots including gang, murder, immigration, violence, police, immigrants and friendship themes mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Unwanted: Cry (1995), Failan (2001), Junk Food (1997), Crossing Over (2009), A Better Life (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 4.0
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Cry
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Style: bleak, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: immigrants, love affair, racism, crimes, love and romance, gang, society, racist, neo nazi, skinhead, impossible love, nationalism, demonstration, immigration, gunshot, riot, police, love, stuttering, father son relationship
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.7
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Failan
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: love and romance, gangsters, romance, love affair, fall in love, crimes, family relations, cliche, noodles, employment agency, hoodlum, altar, checkers, laundry, yakuza, toothbrush, stealing money, illegal immigration, breaking glass, incense, toaster, funeral home, mailbox, aunt nephew relationship, customs, bouncer, coughing, yawning, kicking, prostitution, korean, disease, sailor, brushing teeth, soccer, cremation, video store, immigration, illness, aunt niece relationship, theft, visa, boat, wrestling, thief, kindness, violence against women, orphan, arrest, threat
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   81%
 
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Junk Food
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Plot: samoan, criminal underworld, bread, punk, red light district, junkie, office worker, leg injury, dock, humming, illegal immigration, flour, clock, hamburger, foosball, watching television, snorting cocaine, pills, credit card, mental breakdown, crawling, waterfront, alley, pakistani, kicking, omnibus, prostitution, face mask, syringe, armed robbery, street life, harbor, cane, locker room, cremation, one day, blindness, blind woman, cocaine, stabbed in the leg, immigration, dinner, theft, tied to a bed, baseball bat, street gang, subway, wrestling, drug dealer, tattoo artist
Place: china, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   100%
 
 6.8
 21K
Crossing Over
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic, compassionate, melancholic, bad ending, ironic, absurd
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, islam, adoption, australian, americana, jewish, corruption, pornography, society, life is a bitch, special agents, multiple storylines, interracial relations, catastrophe, social differences, 9/11, storytelling, mentor, runaway, fighting the system, dysfunctional family, hopes, state affairs, life philosophy, politics, murder mystery, greed, guilt, police investigation, prejudice, rabbi, deportation, brutality, brainwashing, surveillance, stereotypes, nudity (topless - notable), dialogue, stupidity, adaptation, workplace, robbery, gangsters, musician, justice, classic car, propaganda, happy ending, terrorism
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, canada, bangladesh, southern california, tijuana mexico, san diego california, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   71%
 
 7.2
 14K
A Better Life
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, heartbreaking, sincere, sentimental, thought provoking, harsh, earnest, dramatic, reflective, intense, melancholic, inspirational, sad, breathtaking, compassionate, road movie
Plot: immigrants, sacrifice, single father, father son relationship, poverty, drugs/alcohol, chase, family drama, gangs, single parent, mentor, urban, parenthood, life, gangsters, father-son relationship, childhood, culture clash, parents and children, survival, hospital, redemption, honest, down on your luck, tragedy, family, character study, relationships, loneliness, working class, storytelling, life & death, greed, destiny, society, life philosophy, gardener, truck, illegal immigrant, family relations, depression, vengeance, dysfunctional family, dialogue, life is a bitch, dreams, courage, teenage life, catastrophe, solitude
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, mexico, usa, beverly hills, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   100%
 
Short Sharp Shock
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Style: emotional, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: friendship, buddies, gang, immigrants, crime, crimes, society, friends, immigration, violence, wedding, best friends, gangsters, contests and competitions, hoodlum, foreigner, arms deal, street gang, greek, ethnic, end of friendship, tragic event, video, immaturity, outsider, subway station, death of friend, loss of friend, gangster, drugs, betrayal, friend
Time: 90s
Place: europe, germany, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   67%
 
An American Tail
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting, sweet, light, clever, fairy tale, satirical, entertaining, melancholic, romantic, emotional
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, adventure, immigrants, mouse, adventurer, jewish, irish, talking animals, american dream, old west, kids and family, anti heroes, animals, disney, children, childhood, stereotypes, cossack, immigration, cat, mischievous children, happy ending, young heroes, culture clash, catastrophe, jews, orphan, friendship, good versus evil, chase, beautiful scenery, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, dialogue, mentor, americana, fish out of water, storytelling, honest, betrayal, danger, escapades, nudity (full frontal - brief), greed, heroes, destiny, misfit, natural disaster, dysfunctional family, society
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new york, russia, usa, new jersey, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   57%
 
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From the Edge of the City
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic, rough
Plot: gang, immigrants, crime, juvenile delinquency, prostitute, ocean or sea, urban ghetto, human nature, culture clash, suburbs, innocence lost, urban, social differences, down on your luck, teenage life, urban ghetto life, kids in trouble, coming of age, society, youth, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, city life, crimes, misfit, friends, lifestyle, albanian, id card, acrobatics, breaking a car window, bmw, police siren, bread, bus stop, junkie, sadness, dance club, shadow, kickboxer, pimp, dj, wallet, snorting cocaine, male male kiss, pills, male prostitution, gay sex, aunt nephew relationship, disco
Time: 90s
Place: europe, greece, russia, kazakhstan, geneva switzerland, italy, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
 7.7
 106K
This Is England
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, tense, emotional, disturbing, touching, gloomy, serious, harsh, melancholic, rough, captivating, brutal, sincere, intense, reflective, interesting, depressing, atmospheric, dramatic, bloody, stylized
Plot: racism, skinhead, coming of age, violence, innocence lost, childhood, adolescence, friendship, bullying, brainwashing, prejudice, drinking, school, gang, storytelling, youth, punk, juvenile delinquency, realism, drugs/alcohol, vandalism, gangs, violent, brutality, unlikely friendships, mentor, visceral, loneliness, working class, british, coming-of-age, urban, complex characters, teenage life, political, foul language, fascism, redemption, honest, runaway, teenager, tragedy, xenophobia, dialogue, pornography, idealism, betrayal, culture clash, drugs, depression
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, woodstock, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
 7.6
 28K
Without Name
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, serious, epic, harsh, sentimental, brutal, dramatic, intense, heartbreaking, rough, melancholic, earnest, road movie, reflective, suspenseful, emotional, touching, tense, depressing, talky, stylized, bloody, interesting
Plot: redemption, immigrants, gang, violence, gangs, train, death, violent, brutality, juvenile delinquency, gangsters, storytelling, poverty, rape, tragedy, culture clash, mentor, urban ghetto, childhood, corruption, runaway, on the run, friendship, gangster, unlikely friendships, adolescence, life & death, loneliness, urban ghetto life, survival, life philosophy, courage, justice, drugs, life, drinking, haunted by the past, solitude, sexual abuse, depression, honest, destiny, idealism, visceral, classic car, illegal immigration, river, travel, shower, kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, new jersey, california, los angeles, central america, guatemala
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System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
 4.2
 79
My Samurai
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Plot: child martial arts, villain, martial arts, gang, falling from height, teenage boy, murder, mentor, boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
 5.8
 32
Heat Street
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: boxing gym, rape and revenge, boxing match, gang violence, baseball bat, brawl, gang, murder, revenge, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
College Kickboxers
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Plot: tournament, racism, kickboxing, chef, dojo, acupuncture, chinese restaurant, cook, racial slur, martial arts, gang, promise, college
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
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The Company Man
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: dead wife, cia, secret identity, violin, extortion, haunted by the past, gang, fight, gunfight, explosion, kidnapping, betrayal, bookstore, love, bomb, spy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   40%
 
Tongs: A Chinatown Story
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Plot: chinatown, gang war, drive by shooting, gang, child murder, brother, knife, teenager, chinese, corrupt cop, drugs, murder
Place: new york, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
 5.2
 154
Pandian
Genre: Action
Country: India
Plot: undercover, wrongful arrest, motorcycle, shot in the back, gang, revolver, police station, revenge, police
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   27%
 
 3.3
 194
Crackerjack 2
Genre: Action
Country: Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Plot: electrocuted, white bra and panties, psychological trauma, female villain, knife in the chest, police protagonist, police chief, warehouse, cave in, black pantyhose, knife attack, hit with a chair, hacker, villain, one man army, tough cop, shot in the back, heist, thief, gang, helicopter, happy ending, explosion, torture, corpse, falling to death, shot to death, woman in bra and panties, female psychopath, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cuddling, train, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, revenge, flashback
Place: mount fuji
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   24%
 
 8.1
 634K
Gran Torino
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, sincere, serious, dramatic, reflective, intense, touching, interesting, harsh, earnest, suspense, humorous, talky, clever, tense, compassionate, twist ending, rough, suspenseful, thought provoking, captivating, tragic ending, ethnic humor, surprise ending
Plot: friendship, redemption, prejudice, gunfight, loneliness, gang, mentor, culture clash, racism, classic car, coming of age, revenge, priest, tragedy, gangs, violence, life & death, interracial relations, unlikely friendships, sacrifice, gangsters, foul language, race issues, storytelling, vigilantism, crime, widower, teenager, elderly, politics, urban, violent, vengeance, justice, vigilante, morality, war, drinking, honest, idealism, corruption, dialogue, brutality, character study, life philosophy, courage, stereotypes, society, visceral, old man
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa
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System:   29%
    User:   24%
 
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Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
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System:   29%
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Lethal Panther 2
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, Hong Kong
Plot: syndicate, witness protection program, police protection, police officer shot in the head, flying kick, police siren, yakuza, interpol, filipino, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, motorcycle stunt, death of family, traitor, karate, police shootout, street, motorcycle chase, silencer, partner, martial arts, tattoo, police officer, gang, kung fu, nightmare, gunfight, explosion, grief, death of wife, cemetery, model, son, hospital, police officer killed, parking lot, violence, chase, agent
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 4.2
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Diamond Run
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
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System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
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System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
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Commando Squad
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Country: USA
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Plot: commando, smuggling, gang, kidnapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity, drugs, sex
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Dead End City
Genre: Action, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   29%
 
Survive The Night
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Plot: crime, ghetto, trapped, lost, slum, subway station, tough girl, ambush, evil man, gang, gang leader, survival, escape, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   31%
 
The No Mercy Man
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   30%
 
The Great Skycopter Rescue
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Plot: biker, prospector, pilot, motorcycle gang, terrorist, rescue, gang, helicopter, oil, gangster, small town
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System:   28%
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Knights Of The City
Genre: Action, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Plot: street gang, punk, contest, rapper, musician, dancing, street life, rival, police officer, rap, gang, gangster
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   26%
 

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