Movies like Hard Profit

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Hard Profit (2016)
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Hard Profit (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Nick Fairbanks and his wife move from the quiet town of Petersonville for a prestigious job at an investment firm, they quickly become accustomed to the lavish lifestyle of the big city. But when it becomes apparent that Nick's boss and associate are quietly laundering the company's money, they all become the target of vicious mobsters and racketeers. On the run, Nick heads back to his hometown for a confrontation that will turn the humble town of Petersonville into an all-out battlefield.
Plot: hillbilly, small town, big city, scam

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about small town, murder, crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty and danger mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Hard Profit: Hunter and the Hunted (2016), At Granny's House (2015), Blood Relative (2017), Black Cat Whiskey (2013), Good Day for It (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hunter and the Hunted (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An annual hunting trip for four longtime friends turns into a backwoods nightmare when they run into a group of devout locals deep inside the Pacific Northwest. As tension mounts between the two groups, the men become caught in a vicious game of cat ...
Plot: survival, car chase, hillbilly
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At Granny's House (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A typical Midwest house. A sweet little old lady. When a caretaker moves in to help out, Granny's House becomes a macabre place of death - and love.
Style: suspense
Plot: small town, female nudity, mummy, syringe, cell phone
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blood Relative (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a botched robbery, a local crime syndicate sends a rookie enforcer to take care of a loose end. When the hit goes sideways and his civilian girlfriend ends up missing, her brother, Rodd, a mild-mannered guidance counselor, conducts an ...
Plot: italian restaurant, hostage, gym, organized crime, kidnapping, kidnap, car chase, martial arts, mob, sniper
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Black Cat Whiskey (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In a small rural town hit hard by the Depression, Katie Connors resides in a middle-class home with her bootlegging husband Melvin. When the opportunity arises to bump him off without getting her hands dirty, she takes a chance she may never get ...
Plot: whiskey, organized crime, bootlegging, racism, interracial romance, lynching, revenge, gangster, prohibition
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Good Day for It (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A man forced to abandon his wife and daughter years earlier must risk his life to settle an old score and reunite his family.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, small town, cafe, reunion, family in danger, danger, confined, crimes, parents and children, gang, forced into action, homecoming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Macon County Jail (1997)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After she leaves her cheating husband, Susan Reed (Ally Sheedy) embarks on a cross-country road trip where she falls victim to a series of mishaps that land her behind bars in the redneck Macon County Jail. Once inside, she's subjected to ...
Plot: hitchhiker, on the run, murder, rape, revenge, small town, female protagonist, prison, fired from the job, wrongful imprisonment, infidelity
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 91
Fast Gun (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Crime thriller directed by Cirio H. Santiago.
Plot: rogue agent, target practice, accidental shooting, dead wife, one man army, accidental killing, girlfriend, deputy, gunfight, haunted by the past, armory, scam ...
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33%
 3.5
 1K
Suddenly (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four assassins led by Baron, pose as Secret Service agents to commandeer the house of war-widow ELLEN. Her home is a prime sniper position for their plan to assassinate the President on his visit to the small town of Suddenly. The men fool the local ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, small town, assassin, save the day, crimes, heroes, confined, chases and races, hostages, kidnapping, deadly, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Restitution (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A true crime writer investigating a small town murder spree uncovers the devastating truth that changes the town forever.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, insurance fraud, secret, investigator, small town, amateur detective, investigation, small town life, social relations, crimes, life is a bitch, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Things We've Seen (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Accusations of guilt turns a father into a fugitive, leaving his son to find and bring him home after struggling to put the pieces together.
Plot: small town, teen angst, teenage protagonist, friendship between boys, amateur detective, search for father, family crisis, protective male, brother brother relationship, cigarette smoking, police, forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Killer Among Us (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the shocking murder of her mother, a girl helps a police detective by searching her home for clues that they hope will lead to the perpetrator.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder, small town, crime, crimes, teenage life, investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, murder suspect, ford, chores, scolding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Boy Next Door (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A novelist (Dina Meyer) moves to a little town to write her next novel. She loves to get inspiration and as time goes by she gathers information about her neighbor, a young and wealthy guy whom she observes and picture from her window most of the ...
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 951
American Crime (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young smalltown reporter, Jessie St. Claire, begins investigating a killer stalking his victims making video tapes. This might just be the career opportunity, which she has hoped for. When she herself becomes a target and suddenly disappears, the ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crime, who done it, uncover truth, deadly, mind game, stalking, investigation, serial killer, psychopath, boss and employee, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.0
 171
Empire State (1987)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the docklands of East London stands the Empire State, a nightclub full of magic and mystery. Designed like an ocean liner, it's become a battle ground where anything can happen. In the midst of the action, a young boy stows aboard to search ...
Style: british noir
Plot: nightclub, gay, helicopter, hustler, scam, nightclub owner, s&m, male prostitute, boxing, money, homosexual, male nudity ...
Place: east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.9
 460
Body Language (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer, defending a Mafia boss, falls for a beautiful woman with a sad story to tell. She says she's being abused by her brutal husband and she needs his help.
Style: rough, psychological, serious, bleak, erotic ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, danger, woman in danger, intrigue, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, couples, mind game, legal, power relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.3
 156K
Cape Fear (1991)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: family in danger, rapist, lawyer, fear, rape, crime, violence, prison, serial killer, dangerous attraction, revenge, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.1
 2K
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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
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Style: emotional, suspenseful, serious, based on true events, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Guns, Girls and Gambling (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story throws Elvis impersonators, Indians, modern cowboys, a 6-foot-tall blond assassin, a frat boy, a corrupt sheriff and a prostitute into a chase for a priceless American Indian artifact stolen during a poker game at an Indian casino
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Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.6
 4K
Stereo (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
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Cold in July (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, bleak, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.3
 28K
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Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two kids find themselves in the centre of a deadly game of cat and mouse after taking a sheriff's cruiser for a joy ride.
Style: suspense, road movie, intense, psychological, bloody ...
Audience: kids, teens
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Place: colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
American Girls (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The abduction and murder of numerous school girls in a quaint, all-American town. Inspired by true events.
Plot: high school student, cheerleader, religion, killer, abduction, schoolgirl, rapist, victim, rape, australian, small town, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Cohasset Snuff Film (2012)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 2009, the small town of Cohasset, Massachusetts was rocked with tragedy. A 17-year-old high school senior named Collin Mason murdered three classmates. All the murders were videotaped and uploaded to the Internet via bit torrent sites and for ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: high school, serial killer, small town, murder, life is a bitch, computers and web, teenage life, crimes, crime, gory, investigation, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.6
 3K
Crypto (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young agent is tasked with investigating a tangled web of corruption and fraud in New York.
Plot: hacker, wall street, banking, hacking, money laundering, mafia, money, small town, finance, farming, corruption, hostage situation ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 5.6
 59K
Runner Runner (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: costa rica, puerto rico, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Dirty Little Trick (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: crimes, protagonist as suspect, crime, heroes, cons and scams, chases and races, dishonesty, law enforcement, frame up, femme fatale, gangsters, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
The Wild Card (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young, beautiful wife cheating on her rich, older husband amidst the neon lights of Las Vegas. Four men hired to do a job, but there is a traitor in their midst. Adultery, betrayal, kidnapping and murder lead to the ultimate double cross and no ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, disorder, tough heroes, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, crumbling marriage, crime, gangsters, hostages, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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