Movies like Hollow 2011

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Hollow (2011)
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Hollow (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the outskirts of the city, where crime is a way of life, the paths of four desperate people collide. Jordan Coleman, a local drug dealer, finds himself at a crossroads when his friend and mentor gets in too deep with a ruthless gangster and club owner. Chelsea Hammond, an exotic dancer, finds herself being pushed into the dark world of adult entertainment as she fights to regain control of her life. Narcotics detective Sam Riley struggles with an online addiction he has tried to keep hidden from his wife. Reformed street thug Harrison Green goes back to his old neighborhood to try and connect with a street brother he left behind. These four will face their ultimate test at the hands of Copernicus Jones, a ruthless gangster who will let nothing stand in his way.
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: drug addiction, gangsters, criminal, murder, drugs, drug dealer, policewoman, robbery, junkie, police officer, train, gun, bible, female police officer, knife, smoking, prayer, diner, arrest, punched in the face, foot chase, gangster, facial bruise, black eye

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Most similar movies to Hollow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspenseful, suspense and captivating films with plots about murder, crimes, gangsters, drugs, drug dealer, police and family relations mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Hollow: Pistolera (2020), Waters Rising (2006), Road Dogz (2002), The UnMiracle (2017), Required Field (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pistolera (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When ruthless drug lord Raffaello murders the family of the little girl named Angel in a gangland hid in Spain, he makes one fatal mistake : Letting her live. Thus Raffaello sets in motion a bloody chain of events in this gritty street tale of ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: drug lord, danger, deadly, murder, vengeance, criminal underworld, violence, gangsters, criminal, crimes, society, drug dealer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Waters Rising (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two Hurricane Katrina evacuees from the Desire Projects in New Orleans who both end up in Houston after the storm. The storm twists the fates of these two men. The first, Jay Dee, was a feared and powerful crime boss who is humbled when he loses ...
Style: rough, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: hurricane katrina, flood, criminal, sex scene, robbery, drugs, murder, money, strip club, gangster, black cast, writers ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mississippi, new orleans
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Road Dogz (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: "Boyz N the Hood" meets "Blood In, Blood Out" in this gritty tale of life on the streets of East L.A. Danny (Jacob Vargas), Alfonso (Greg Serano) and Raymo (Clifton Collins Jr.) are lifelong friends who have spent their days ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough, tragic ending
Plot: latinx lead, ex convict, tragedy, criminal, murder, ghetto, drug dealer, robbery, money, friend, coming of age, bad guy ...
Place: california, los angeles
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The UnMiracle (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A suburban town is torn apart in the aftermath of an accidental teen drug overdose in this ensemble film exploring the mysteries of modern faith.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, suspense, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: christian, faith, teenage girl, post traumatic stress disorder, junkie, overdose, brother brother relationship, high school, underage drinking, heroin, teenager, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: xian
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Required Field (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Serial killer 'NO1KNOWS' managed to elude the police for years. In fact they didn't even know he existed until, by chance, his video and audio recordings were found. By examining the recordings police were able to solve a number of ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, contemplative, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, blood, gay, killer, male nudity, crimes, police, police investigation, mystery killer, criminal, police officer, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Mickey and the Bear (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Anaconda, Montana, a strong-willed teenage girl navigates a loving but volatile relationship with her veteran father. In a desperate search for independence and her own identity, she risks family, heartbreak, and her standing in the only place ...
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, addiction, incest, teenage girl, drug addiction, father daughter incest, teenager, war veteran, caregiver, drug addict, marine, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Em 4 Jay (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a big city downtown we meet Emma and Jay, two young 20 something lovers buying drugs and then watch as they waste the rest of the day away...
Plot: drug dealer, junkie, drug addiction, drug dealing, needle, drug use, robbery, sex scene, sex, injection, drugs, drug addict ...
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The Wrong Woman (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this fresh take on Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Wrong Man,” Ellen Plainview, a sweet, caring, working wife and mother, answers the door one afternoon to learn that she is under arrest for attempted murder.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, legal action, law enforcement, crimes, couple relations, couples, love affair, court case, female protagonist, society, deadly, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Red Zone (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mac and his high school gangster buddies try to take over the world of sports betting in a city filled with crime, prostitution and gambling. When the Mafia gets involved, they do whatever it takes to keep these tough young-bloods off their turf.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: gambling, casino, high school, gangsters, crimes, ambition, sport team, buddies, football, friendship, rivalry, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Holiday Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A drag queen takes in a drug addict and her daughter and helps raise the daughter.
Style: captivating, entertaining
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Crisis (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Belgium
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three stories about the world of opioids collide: a drug trafficker arranges a multi-cartel Fentanyl smuggling operation between Canada and the U.S., an architect recovering from an OxyContin addiction tracks down the truth behind her son's ...
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: drug addiction, drug dealing, drugs, war on drugs, father son relationship, showdown, family relations, crimes, fighting crime, drug addict, criminal, social problems ...
Place: montreal, canada
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Drew Peterson: Untouchable (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of Drew Peterson, who is charged with the death of his third wife after the mysterious disappearance of his fourth wife.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, rough
Plot: murder, missing person, police officer, crimes, couple relations, murder suspect, deadly, disappearance, husband wife relationship, funeral, couples, arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
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Three Days of Rain (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Six Anton Chekhov short stories set in modern day Cleveland during a three day rain storm.
Style: touching, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, drugs, mother daughter relationship, marital discord, desperation, false accusation, drug use, rain, restaurant, coworker relationship, disability, father daughter relationship ...
Place: cleveland ohio
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37%
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Voyoucratie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Voyoucratie is FGKO’s new film project. It’s a dramatic fiction about a young gangster’s chaotic path into life crushed by a criminal universe that he can’t escape from. It’s also about a frozen portrait of a youth trapped by a system that ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, contemplative, captivating, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: father son relationship, swashbuckler, drug dealer, police, murder, money, heist, chase, youth, heroes, society, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who is obsessed with gangster movies believes himself to be a real gangster after his father is murdered.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
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Born Wild (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being released from prison for the murder of a fellow biker; CJ returns to his hometown to confront his former gang. However; he arrives to find that the past is not forgotten easily; and now they are out for blood.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
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The Connection (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
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Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
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Duration: 74 min.
Story: Over the course of one night, a woman drives across LA with her heroin addict brother in search of a detox center, with his two year old daughter in tow.
Style: thought provoking, melancholic, captivating, rough, sentimental
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Story: South Boston Irish bad boy Danny Quinn returns back home from New York and gets stuck between his pals, who are supported by one Irish mafia clan, and his family, which are members of another.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
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Style: captivating, psychological, tense, light
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
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Time: 21st century
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Ilegales (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: suspense, touching, suspenseful, contemplative, exciting
Plot: illegal immigrant, mexican, investigation, drug smuggling, drug traffic, drugs, smuggling, child in peril, mexican border, father son relationship, cocaine, murder ...
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28%
Jai Gangaajal (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
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Style: captivating, suspense, contemplative, exciting
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