Movies like Gold 2016

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Gold (2016)
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Gold (2016)
Original name: Oro
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is about the lives of simple folk caught between the crossfire of Kapitana accused of political patronage, and Patrol Kalikasan using the environment as a front for their own political and economic interests on the small mining community.
Plot: dog, island, gold, struggle, fisherman, boat, corruption, massacre, political thriller, abuse, death of dog, mining, social injustice, environmentalist

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about corruption, murder, death, female nudity, dog, violence and gun mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Gold: Whistleblower (2016), The Rapture of Fe (2009), Bingo (1974), Godfather's Story (2013), Murders in Batz (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Whistleblower (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An accountant is found restrained inside a mansion, and she agrees to testify against her employer, who is the head of a massive scam against the Filipino people.
Style: suspense
Plot: controversy, hypocrisy, struggle, abuse of power, political thriller, corruption, corrupt official, political corruption, political conspiracy
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The Rapture of Fe (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: In this metaphoric story of violence and resilience from director Alvin Yapan, Fe (Irma Adlawan) returns home to the Philippines after several years of working overseas, her job a victim of global economic shifts. Fe is initially greeted with ...
Plot: myth, abuse, priest, candle, gift, wheelchair, husband wife relationship, digging, tricycle, fruit, clothesline, healer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.1
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Bingo (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young photographer is entangled in a terrorist plot against a right wing politician in an election campaign.
Plot: terrorist, terrorist group, political thriller, terrorism, industrialist, corruption, politics, election, kidnapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, conspiracy
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Godfather's Story (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Godfather's story is the story of the greatest of Czech post-revolutionary 'entrepreneurs'. His activities often crossed the edge of the law, and his life ended bullet assassin.
Plot: corruption, journalist, exploitation, death by shooting, organized crime, severed head
Time: 1990s
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Murders in Batz (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The murder of a woman in an abandoned house is the first murder this rural French island has had in 100 years. Or is it? A cop who left the island 20 years earlier and a young intern who moved away when she was six years old - but doesn't ...
Plot: dead bird, presumed dead, death of mother, sea, dog, crime investigation, childhood memory, cemetery, lost at sea, erased memory, whodunit, island ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Black Mama White Mama (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When two troublemaking female prisoners (one a revolutionary, the other a former harem-girl) can't seem to get along, they are chained together and extradited for safekeeping. The women, still chained together, stumble, stab, and cat-fight ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, women in prison, prostitute, women's prison, racial tension, prison, deadly, injustice, opposites attract, false accusation, defiant, bounty hunter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Acapulco Gold (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this rollicking adventure set on the high seas, an innocent insurance agent working on the beautiful Hawaiian island of Kauai, is framed as a drug smuggler. He gets help from a most unlikely source - the town drunk who knows more than anyone ...
Plot: corruption, drugs, heroin, beach, jail, gun, greed, set up, resort, murder, yacht, drug smuggling ...
Place: mexico, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 51K
Gold (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kenny Wells, a modern-day prospector, hustler, and dreamer, is desperate for a lucky break. Left with few options, Wells teams up with an equally luckless geologist to execute a grandiose, last-ditch effort: to find gold deep in the uncharted jungle ...
Style: tense, suspense, intellectual, suspenseful, philosophical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gold, greed, jungle, business, ugly american, mining, money, cheating, justice, life philosophy, treasure hunt, rags to riches ...
Time: 1990s
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Massacre Mafia Style (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Terror reigns when Mimi, the son of a deported Don, along with his associate Jolly Rizzo wage a bloody war for control of the West Coast underworld, battling hordes of hard-boiled mobsters and deadly black pimps on their rise to the top!
Plot: cruelty, revolver, shotgun, mercilessness, gore, crime boss, vengeance, organized crime, strangulation, nude woman murdered, van, mob boss ...
Place: italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Five Desperate Women (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Five young women vacation together at a resort on an isolated island. They are the resort's only customers and, aside from the boat captain who brought them here and the resort's handyman, Wylie, the island's only inhabitants. When ...
Plot: island, murder, sabotage, stranded, dead woman on floor, stranded on an island, dog, barefoot, dead woman on bed, terror, female protagonist, strangulation
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Yesterday's Promise (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Three strong-willed sisters face tough choices.
Style: suspense
Plot: gun, bubble bath, court, banquet, gore, sister sister relationship, psychopath, controversy, murder of friend, proletarian, political thriller, half sister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Last Diamond (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Simon, a burglar on probation, agreed to go on the biggest shot of his life: The flight of the "Florentine", a mythical diamond set auction by its owners. To succeed, he must approach Julia, expert diamond for sale which is a considerable ...
Style: realistic, clever, suspenseful, serious
Plot: heist, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, hidden identity, betrayal, thief, corruption, diamond ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antwerp, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Forbidden Beach (1985)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An engineer moves into a bungalow on the beach next to a widow and her two boys. The older boy has a bit of an Oedipal complex and seems to like his mom. Of course, that means that no other man can come and break up their "happy" family.
Plot: oedipus complex, jealousy, arson, female nudity, voyeur, murder, fisherman, skinny dipping, water skiing
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dead or Alive 2 (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two contract killers cross paths in the middle of the same job and realize they are childhood friends. Together they take a break from killing and visit the small island they once called home. After reflecting on their past lives they decided to ...
Style: dark humor, captivating, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, cigar smoking, yakuza, massacre, violence, death, sunglasses, shooting, rivalry, island, drug dealing, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 17K
Dogman (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marcello, a small and gentle dog groomer, finds himself involved in a dangerous relationship of subjugation with Simone, a former violent boxer who terrorizes the entire neighborhood.
Style: disturbing
Plot: revenge, cocaine, drug dealing, drugs, drug use, hit on the head, murder, violence, death, prison, beaten up, sea ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 8K
Boot Camp (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of troubled teens are sent to a rehabilitation program housed in a remote camp on the island of Fiji. What their parents believe is a state-of-the-art deluxe institution in a beautiful natural environment turns out to be a prison-like boot ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: boot camp, island, power relations, young heroes, against the rules, life is a bitch, teenage life, addiction, isolation, rebelliousness, juvenile delinquency, problem child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Murder on the Border (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after he's assigned to defend an officer who shot a young Hispanic boy crossing the U.S.-Mexican border, attorney Eduardo Martinez learns that his own family is planning to enter the country illegally. But when his client offers to help ...
Plot: racism, motel, corruption, lawyer, murder, courtroom, illegal immigration
Place: phoenix arizona, usa, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.9
 2K
The Factory (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia, France, Armenia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a factory is bound to close, a group of workers decides to take action against the owner.
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: hostage, social problem, problem solving, injustice, uncover truth, truth, class conflict, conflict, eccentricity, workplace problem, acquittal, social injustice ...
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Country: Germany, Russia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young German woman is searching for the man she loves in northern Russia.
Style: road movie, absurd
Plot: self justice, intrigue, athlete, barefoot woman, environmentalist, corruption, female nudity, sex scene
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Tight Spot (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This film, based on a well-known novel of the same name by Sadegh Chooback, is about a wronged man seeking revenge. Director Amir Naderi's inspiration for making the film was one of his childhood heroes, the legendary Zar Mohammad, who waged a ...
Plot: bazaar, class struggle, persian, fight, sea, revolt, government, heroism, theft, serial killer, assassin, boat ...
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Locked Up (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When an American teenager gets bullied at her school in Southeast Asia, she fights back--and gets sent to a reform school. But the "school" is more like a prison, and the young teenager must fend off predatory guards and menacing gangs to ...
Plot: lesbian cunnilingus, shaved labia, sexploitation, women's prison, women in prison, prison, female nudity, female masturbation, corruption, woman undressing, violence against women, killing an animal ...
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26%
Contract on Cherry Street (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A policeman devises an unorthodox plan for bringing criminals to justice after his partner is brutally gunned down.
Plot: frustration, pump action shotgun, corruption, murder, assassination, walkie talkie, police detective, armed robbery, junkie, chop shop, urban ghetto, car chase ...
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The Concrete Jungle (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unfortunate and naive girl is set-up by her boyfriend and convicted of drug smuggling. She is sent to a women's correctional facility where she must constantly struggle to survive.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: women's prison, women in prison, survival, warden, corruption, dead woman on floor, razor blade, innocence, woman kills woman, innocent, violence, death ...
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25%
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The Dancer Upstairs (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A police detective in a South American country is dedicated to hunting down a revolutionary guerilla leader.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Suburra (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A gangster known as "Samurai" wants to turn the waterfront of Rome into a new Las Vegas. All the local mob bosses have agreed to work for this common goal. But peace is not to last long.
Plot: mafia, female nudity, funeral, violence, speculation, escort, shooting, politics, prostitute, heroin, infidelity, church ...
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Blood (2012)
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Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thriller charting the moral collapse of a police family. Two cop brothers, smothered by the shadow of their former police chief father, must investigate a crime they themselves have committed.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: island, investigation, police, murder, moral dilemma, haunted by the past, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, family relations, secret, suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Chocolate: Deep Dark Secrets (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Story: Christmas Eve, London. While the snow-clad city gets ready to celebrate the festival of peace and joy, a series of bizarre incidents shatter the Christmas calm. A couple of luckless Indians find themselves hauled by the London police and made ...
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The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A motorcycle stunt rider considers committing a crime in order to provide for his wife and child, an act that puts him on a collision course with a cop-turned-politician.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, psychological, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: haunted by the past, corruption, destiny, death, bank robbery, loner, parenthood, crime, motorcycle, father son relationship, election, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Miller's Crossing (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Body (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A beautiful woman who lives on an island with her abusive husband, entices a young man into a murder-for-money plot.
Plot: island, love triangle, murder, abusive husband, sex, female nudity
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