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Undercover Hooligan (2016)
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Undercover Hooligan (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Known for his brutally violent policing tactics, suspended police officer Michael Clarke is sent undercover to infiltrate the notorious London criminal enterprise of Terance Turner, with the task of bringing the gang boss to justice.
Plot: undercover cop, prison, bandit, migrant, undercover, hoodlum, bully

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and captivating films with plots about prison, women's prison, life is a bitch, prison life, undercover, prisoner and female director mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Undercover Hooligan: Transit (2008), Women in Chains (1972), The Conviction of Kitty Dodds (1993), Left to Die (2012), The Anarchists (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Transit (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 3 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: undercover cop, dream, subway, brooklyn new york city
Place: new york
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95%
Women in Chains (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: 1972 ABC Movie of the Week. Lady parole officer goes undercover to investigate prison brutality, but is trapped when the only person on the outside who knows why she's there is killed.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: undercover, parole officer, women's prison, warden, prison
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82%
The Conviction of Kitty Dodds (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An abused woman escapes from prison, is recaptured, and sent back then tries to get her sentence reduced. Based on a true story.
Plot: prison, marital abuse, women's prison, child abuse, murder, alcohol abuse, prison escape
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59%
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 526
Left to Die (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With help from U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown, Tammi Chase (Rachael Leigh Cook) fights to free her mother (Barbara Hershey) from an Ecuadorean prison.
Plot: prison, vacation, trafficking, mother daughter relationship, drug, tv, drugs
Place: ecuador
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51%
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The Anarchists (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set in 1899 Paris, a young police sergeant is chosen to infiltrate a group of anarchists, an opportunity he sees to rise through the ranks. However, he soon finds himself becoming attached to the group.
Plot: betrayal by friend, police violence, assassination attempt, dynamite, underground fighting, working class, burglary, robbery gone awry, anarchism, armed robbery, assassination plot, undercover ...
Time: 1890s
Place: paris france
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49%
Lessons at the End of Spring (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young boy loses his innocence in a pre-perestroika Russian prison during the chaotic last months of the Khrushchev regime.
Plot: prison, loss of innocence, nudity (full frontal - brief), shower, detention, teenager
Place: soviet union
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49%
 6.3
 45
Locked Up (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a German town, teacher Irene leads an inconspicuous, boring, lonely life. One day, a man rings at her door and slips in. It's an armed convict from the prison next door, escaped with a leg wound. He now makes her a prisoner in her own home. ...
Plot: prison, longing, undressing, jail, bed, female nudity, sex, male nudity, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
So Evil, So Young (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A teenage girl is wrongfully accused of theft and is sent away to a harsh reform school.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: prison, women's prison, tough heroes, false accusation, school, heist, prison life, gays and lesbians, fugitives, dishonesty, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Women of San Quentin (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young female prison guard finds out that her first assignment is to San Quentin, one of the toughest prisons in the country.
Style: bleak, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: prison, prison life, chaos and mayhem, power relations, battle of the sexes, gender, confined, prisoner, women's prison, female warden
Time: 80s
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45%
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Scrubbers (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two girls escape from an open borstal for two very different reasons; Annetta to attempt to visit her baby daughter, who is being raised in a convent; and Carol, who hopes to be recaptured and sent to a closed borstal where she knows her girlfriend ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prison, survival, women's prison, youth, juvenile delinquency, danger, kids in trouble, graphic violence, escape, fighting the system, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 208
Mandela (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Nelson Mandela becomes South Africa's first Black President, and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his leadership in negotiating a bloodless revolution in that country.
Plot: prison, racism, racial tension, apartheid, racial discrimination, racial prejudice, massacre, forced labor, interracial relations
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.5
 257
The Heist (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Mexico City's infamous Lecumberri prison, three drug-addicted convicts celebrate getting drugs from one of their the mothers. They are found out and locked up in the "apando," the dreaded punishment cell. Protests over the ...
Plot: prison, protest, prison visit, riot, masturbation, drugs, tattoo, pantyhose, lesbian, female stockinged legs, brutality, suicide attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 66
Rolling Man (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: While he is serving time in prison, a man's wife dies and his children disappear. When he gets out of prison, he starts to search for his kids
Plot: prison, garage, car race, lost child, father son relationship, accident, jealousy, motor home, pub, jail cell, prisoner, tourist ...
Time: 70s
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Complicit (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An MI5 officer's attempts to foil a possible terrorist plot are undermined by bureaucracy and moral dilemmas. Will he make the world a safer place or be complicit in making a tense situation even worse?
Style: tense, realistic, serious, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: terrorism, government agency, danger, undercover, secret agents, moral dilemma, crimes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Prison Stories: Women on the Inside (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Three novels - three dramatic stories in the walls of the women's prison. The first story - a brand new, first went to prison inmates. The second - about a mother whose son has ceased to go to prison for visits. The third - about the ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: female director, women in prison, women's prison, parent child relationship, flashback, juvenile delinquent, strip search, undercover, police, domestic violence, marital abuse, drugs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Counselor at Crime (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the godson of San Francisco's crime lord asks permission to leave "the business," Don Antonio agrees, but reluctantly. Such behavior by either one is a violation of the code, and a bloody mob war breaks out. It is only through ...
Plot: undercover cop, bandit, impersonating a police officer, child murder, child killed, police officer knocked unconscious, murder, violence, italian american, mob, gang war, mafia ...
Place: sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Golden Horseshoes (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Youssef Soltane, a 45-year-old Tunisian intellectual, is the product of a generation that lived the era of euphoria and great ideologies in the sixties, and their subsequent failure. He was incarcerated and tortured for his political opinions. ...
Plot: torture, blood, male nudity, prison
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Island (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on 'Jane Rogers' acclaimed novel, "Island" is a tale of yearning and retribution. Abandoned at birth, Nikki Black has spent most of her life in care sustained only by fairy-stories. Incapable of love, fearful and desperate ...
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: island, family problems, hidden identity, undercover, life is a bitch, dishonesty, haunted by the past, redemption, orphan, obsessive quest, female director, woman slaps man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Year of the Tiger (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A prison inmate escapes from his wrecked penitentiary during Chile's February 2010 earthquake.
Plot: prison, escape, violence, catastrophe, penitentiary, escaped prisoner, devastation, tiger, tsunami, brutality, coast, free will ...
Time: year 2010
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Face to Die For (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scarred, unattractive young woman is conned into helping with a robbery of her employer. As a result, she is sent to prison, gets plastic surgery, and returns to seek revenge on those who wronged her.
Plot: prison, revenge, slasher, plastic surgery
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Bandits of Orgosolo (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Sardinian peasant is implicated in the murder of a policeman and, although innocent, he doesn’t give himself up, lacking faith in the judicial system and fearing that he may lose his sheep while awaiting trial. He leaves for the mountains with ...
Plot: runaway, shepherd, bandit, false accusation
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Prison Break (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: One late night in June 1942, Sakuma Seitaro dangles from the frame of a skylight in an isolation cell in Akita Prison. He forces open the glass window and breaks out of jail. This crime even reaches the ears of Urata Susumu, the chief warden of ...
Plot: prison, on the lam, based on a novel, japanese woman, bearded man, fleeing, world war two, prisoner, life sentence, snow, suit and tie, uniform ...
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31%
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Underdogs (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Brunnenberg prison for men, the new warden introduces a revolutionary convict re-socializing project: training guide dogs for the blind. The perks make all convicts volunteer for only seven slots. Except burly macho Moskowitch 'Mosk', ...
Plot: prisoner, dog, prison, relationships, education, instructor, puppy, jail, gym, medical examination, prison life, blindness and impaired vision ...
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31%
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Only God Can Judge Me (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Film from Tody Walker
Plot: courtroom, jury, redemption, trial, prison, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Everyday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: confined, parents and children, life is a bitch, couples, family relations, hopes, prison, drug smuggling, husband wife relationship, society, prison life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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30%
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 128
Requiem (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a young boy comes in to see a doctor abourt a red mark on his face, the doctor's wife welcomes him into the consulting room instead. As they talk, she offers him something to eat and then notes that his manner of eating is just like that ...
Plot: post war, prison, doctor, sex scene, female nudity, skinny dipping, public sex
Place: hungary
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30%
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Man Dancin' (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Tough comedy drama set in Glasgow. Former enforcer Jimmy exits jail a changed man, but both his criminal boss and a corrupt copper think he's bluffing.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Plot: estate, jail, crimes, going straight, gangsters, gang, drug abuse, clergy, prison, brother brother relationship, tragic event, syringe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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30%
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Parque Via (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Beto is the keeper of a house in Mexico City - empty for several years already - in which he used to work as a domestic help. The solitude of the last ten years, as well the monotony and routine of his job have made him lead a secluded life, which ...
Plot: corpse, prison, loneliness, guardian, spider
Place: mexico city
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29%
Pete on the Way to Heaven (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the small town of Kandalaksha, Petya lives out a fantasy life as a traffic cop. He has a holster, a wooden gun, and the locals humor him by following his "orders." When a convict escapes from a nearby prison, Petya joins the manhunt as ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, josef stalin, prison, death, adultery
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Violators (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Shelly meets Rachel, two dysfunctional girls from radically opposed backgrounds set off on a collision course that will leave one of them shattered, the other re-born. Set in the forsaken wastelands of Cheshire's little-seen urban ...
Plot: abusive father, female director, social worker, protection, petty thief, beauty, abuse, neglect, manipulative person, young soldier, protector, mysterious stranger ...
Place: northern england
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28%