Movies like The Tale of a Pusher

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The Tale of a Pusher (2016)
The Tale of a Pusher (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Tale of a Pusher. The Tale of a Pusher follows C-Lay, Q, and Kat as they descend into the dangerous world and lifestyle of being Los Angeles coke dealers. The Streets weren't safe before, but now they've all but put targets on their very own backs.

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, murder, violence, rivalry, crime, revenge and gunfight mostly in Action, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Tale of a Pusher: Breaking Point (2009), Night of the Juggler (1980), Chains of Gold (1990), The Naked Cage (1986), Never Die Alone (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 628
Breaking Point (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Breaking Point" is a dramatic tale of corruption and self-realization, in which one man has to overcome a deep seeded conspiracy and his own lingering past in order to gain the redemption he desires.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, legal investigation, urban, redemption, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners, legal, drugs/alcohol, crimes, uncover truth, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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15%
Night of the Juggler (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex New York cop is desperate to find his kidnapped daughter.
Plot: ransom, murder, death, police, violence, exploitation, chase, manhunt, psychopath, kidnapping, neo noir
Place: new york
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 5.2
 800
Chains of Gold (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Scott Barnes is an alcoholic turned social worker hellbent on saving a young boy named Tommy from self-destructing when he finds out he has begun selling crack in an organization called YIP, run by Carlos.
Style: serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, crimes, urban ghetto life, teenage life, gangsters, crime, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, going straight, working undercover, friends, urban ghetto ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, miami
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15%
 5.4
 415
The Naked Cage (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is falsely convicted of a bank robbery and sent to a maximum-security prison run by a corrupt warden, where she is forced to suffer various indignities.
Style: sexploitation film, psychotronic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: women's prison, attempted rape, violence, sexploitation, female protagonist, lesbian sex, prison, murder, humiliation, survival, false accusation, bank robbery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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Never Die Alone (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A drug kingpin's return home touches off a turf war.
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, murder, manhunt, crimes, life is a bitch, interracial relations, crime, criminal heroes, gangsters, drug dealing, addiction, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
The Brotherhood of Justice (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of high school students, led by a rich boy Derek, is sick of school violence and decides to become underground vigilantes named "Brotherhood of Justice". It starts with the idea "watching people", but things quickly get ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: high school, gang, school, vigilante, violence, student, rivalry, teenage life, crimes, vigilantism, drug dealing, youth ...
Time: 80s
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15%
Cradle 2 the Grave (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Gang leader Tony pulls off a major diamond heist with his crew, but cop-turned-criminal Ling knows who has the loot and responds by kidnapping Tony's daughter and holding her for ransom. Unfortunately, Tony's lost the diamonds as well. As ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, robbery, race against time, daring rescue, criminal's revenge, vengeance, unlikely partners, confined, danger, heist, helicopter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, china
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15%
Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the death of his girlfriend's daughter from a drug overdose, Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) takes on the local drug cartel.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, vengeance, danger, drug dealing, fighting crime, gang, tough heroes, violence spree, lone wolves, crime, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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 5.0
 346
Nails (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a wild Los Angeles police detective becomes a hostage of the heroin ring he and his partner have exposed.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, police, violence, blood, husband wife relationship, revenge, gangster, corruption, drugs, sex, knife, neo noir ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Charley Varrick (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charley Varrick robs a bank in a small town with his friends. Instead of obtaining a small amount of money they discover they stole a very large amount of money belonging to the mob. Charley must now come up with a plan to not only evade the police ...
Style: suspenseful, cynical, clever, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, hitman, heist, chase, mafia, bank robbery, small town, one last job, on the run, sheriff, suicide, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Code of Silence (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, hitman, danger, rescue, police investigation, gangsters, partners, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 6.7
 29K
New Jack City (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A gangster, Nino, is in the Cash Money Brothers, making a million dollars every week selling crack. A cop, Scotty, discovers that the only way to infiltrate the gang is to become a dealer himself.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, intense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang war, hip hop, chase, gang, drug dealing, friendship, betrayal, gangsters, crime, addiction, rise and fall, urban ghetto ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: harlem, usa, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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15%
 6.1
 63K
Mercury Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Renegade FBI agent Art Jeffries protects a nine-year-old autistic boy who has cracked the government's new "unbreakable" code.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Audience: kids
Plot: autism, secret service, child in peril, fbi, assassin, danger, chases and races, code, adult child friendship, gunfight, boy, bullying ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: bangkok thailand, chicago illinois, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 4.5
 3K
Swelter (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten years after their casino heist, four escaped convicts trace their former partner to a desert town, where he is now a lawman with no memory of his criminal past.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, uncover truth, track down, betrayal, small town, dishonesty, crimes, police shootout, memory loss, chases and races, police officer, police officer killed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
The New Centurions (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An idealistic rookie cop joins the LAPD to make ends meet while finishing law school, and is indoctrinated by a seasoned veteran. As time goes on, he loses his ambitions and family as police work becomes his entire life.
Style: tense, realistic, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police station, lapd, dishonesty, law enforcement, fighting crime, police corruption, crimes, golden years, crime, city life, partners, urban ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 6.7
 56K
The Brave One (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A woman struggles to recover from a brutal attack by setting out on a mission for revenge.
Style: realistic, serious, intense, suspense, melancholic ...
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, vengeance, police investigation, fear, injury, corpse, loss of loved one, evidence, crime, tragic event, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
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15%
 6.1
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Dead Bang (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Los Angeles homicide detective Jerry Beck searches for the murderer who killed a police officer on Christmas Eve. The investigation takes Beck inside the violent world of hate groups and white supremacists, who are hatching a deadly plot to attack ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, investigation, crime, police corruption, tough law enforcer, interracial relations, special agents, crimes, reluctant partners, partners against crime, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: colorado, california, los angeles, usa, oklahoma ...
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15%
 5.4
 769
The Maker (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Josh is a high school guy who lives with adoptive parents and is involved in little crimes with his friends (including young lesbian Bella). Suddenly his elder brother Walter comes out of the blue (he left home 10 years ago when he was 18 and was ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: brother, crimes, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, juvenile delinquency, family relations, heist, family life, youth, crime, teenage life, college ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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 4.9
 2K
The Cutter (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former cop turned Los Angeles P.I. takes on a case of a missing diamond cutter that leads him on an adventure of love and villainy spanning of mob to the present day Jewelry District.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, one man army, investigation, martial arts, chase, kidnapping, private detective, missing person, shoulder holster, car chase, heroes, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, germany, europe, los angeles, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 6.3
 37K
Nick of Time (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gene Watson is a public accountant who arrives on a train at Union Station in Los Angeles, accompanied by his 6-year-old daughter Lynn. Because of his ordinary looks, he is approached by a pair of sinister people named Smith and Jones.
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: assassination, kidnapping, race against time, politics, accountant, terrorism, murder, conspiracy theory, assassination plot, one day, mysterious man, psychological torture ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 6.5
 3K
Black Caesar (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tommy Gibbs is a tough kid, raised in the ghetto, who aspires to be a kingpin criminal. As a young boy, his leg is broken by a bad cop on the take, during a payoff gone bad. Nursing his vengeance, he rises to power in Harlem, New York. Angry at the ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, police corruption, criminal's revenge, crime, criminal heroes, urban ghetto, tough heroes, society, vengeance, rivalry, gang, gangsters ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
'Sheba, Baby' (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sheba, a Chicago private detective returns back home to Louisville, Kentucky, to help her father fight mobsters.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, boat chase, undercover, rivalry, danger, crimes, chases and races, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, parents and children, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 6.8
 8K
Boy Wonder (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Brooklyn boy witnesses the brutal murder of his mother and grows up obsessed with finding her killer. Thus begins his life as a quiet, straight-A student by day and a self-appointed hero at night. But what is a real hero? And who decides ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, crime, childhood trauma, criminal, violence, troubled teen, vigilante, boxing gym, vengeance, murder, vigilantism, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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 4.6
 248
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, prostitute, chase, police detective, renegade, computer cracker, crimes, chases and races, police corruption, good versus evil, rivalry, working undercover ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 5.6
 24K
Fire with Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against – after being held up at a local convenience store – threatens him.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, murder, firemen, witness protection, u.s. marshal, crime, vigilantism, hidden identity, danger, police detective, chases and races, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new orleans, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 6.2
 27K
Blown Away (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Blown Away tells the story of Jimmy Dove who works for the Boston bomb squad. Shortly after Dove leaves the force his partner is killed by a bomb that Dove thinks might have been made by someone he knows.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, psychopath, stalking, anarchist, revenge, investigation, government agency, race against time, criminal's revenge, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Best of the Best II (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In an underground fight club, blackbelt Travis Brickley is killed after losing to the evil martial arts master Brakus. Travis' death is witnessed by Walter Grady, the son of his best friend Alex Grady. Alex and his partner, Tommy Lee, vow to ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, master warrior, contests and competitions, crime, rivalry, friends, vengeance, deadly, fighting crime, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Best of the Best 3: No Turning Back (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tommy Lee (Phillip Rhee) comes to visit his sister and finds that the town is being overrun with members of the Arian brotherhood. These Arian brothers certainly weren't expecting a Taekwondo expert to show up. Tommy and his sister's ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, surreal, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, racism, heroes, small town, crimes, chases and races, adventure, gang, music band, danger, escapades, crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Under Lock and Key (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An FBI agent goes undercover in a women's prison to find evidence hidden by a drug dealer's ex-girlfriend. After she is taken off the case, she finds that the drug dealer has kidnapped her daughter. She enlists the help of one of her ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, kidnapping, danger, undercover, law enforcement, dishonesty, partners, deadly, master criminal, drug abuse, drug dealing, fashion ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 6.5
 62K
Dead Man Down (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In New York City, a crime lord's right-hand man is seduced by a woman seeking retribution.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, criminal's revenge, mob boss, blackmail, crime lord, crime, gangsters, mysterious woman, enemy, danger, right hand man, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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