Movies like A Quiet Life

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A Quiet Life (2010)
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A Quiet Life (2010)
Original name: Una vita tranquilla
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a man who murdered thirty-two people, gained power, and then got afraid because too many people wanted to kill him. One August morning, he disappeared. For fifteen years, everyone believed him dead.
Style: psychological, tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: coma, gangsters, crimes, hotel, hitman, family relations, restaurant, parents and children, crime, haunted by the past, dishonesty, criminal heroes, small town, deadly, drugs/alcohol, unfulfillment, hidden identity, faked death, neo-noir, killer, car, hunter, female nudity, neo noir, kidnapped child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, naples italy, frankfurt germany

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Most similar movies to A Quiet Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, dishonesty, murder, deadly, gangsters and criminal heroes mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like A Quiet Life: Gomorrah (2014), My Kingdom (2001), The Big I Am (2010), Code 37 (2011), The Consequences of Love (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.7
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Gomorrah (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Based on Robert Saviano's bestselling book, this gritty Italian crime drama paints a portrait of the brutal Neapolitan crime organisation the Camorra, as seen through the eyes of Ciro Di Marzo, the obedient and self- confident right-hand man of ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: mafia, drug lord, mob boss, crimes, crime, rivalry, urban, realism, gang war, criminal heroes, urban ghetto life, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe
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100%
 6.1
 591
My Kingdom (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A powerful dynasty, headed by a charismatic, manipulative father, falls when he decides to hand over his criminal empire to his three corrupt and power-hungry daughters. Kath runs a brothel down by the docks, Tracy owns a soccer team and Jo, a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: urban, aging, crime, city life, criminal heroes, gangsters, manipulations, siblings relations, crimes, parents and children, murder, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
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The Big I Am (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cruel twist of fate catapults small time crook Mickey Skinner into the big league, as head of a brutal London gang poised on the brink of a lucrative human-trafficking deal.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, gangsters, drugs/alcohol, ambition, rise and fall, gang, unfulfillment
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 613
Code 37 (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A famous writer is violated in a sex-movie-theatre. He had a date with Roos, a young student who works also as a prostitute. Quickly it becomes clear that more students are active in the prostitution. Enough reason for Hannah and her team to go ...
Style: realistic, tense, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, parents and children, crime, deadly, law enforcement, haunted by the past, police investigation, murder, urban, gain trust, college, handgun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium, ghent
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Consequences of Love (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Titta di Girolamo has been living in a small hotel in Lugano for ten years, he leads a dull and rigid live and has apparently lost his capability to feel human emotion. This all changes when he decides to talk to Sofia, the Barmaid.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, bleak, clever ...
Plot: mafia, age difference, hotel, heroin, loneliness, dishonesty, dull life, family relations, haunted by the past, couples, manipulations, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, italy, europe, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 7K
Sarkar Raj (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The politically influential Shankar Nagre agrees to back a power plant scheme presented by corporate hotshot Anita Rajan; providing their enemies, which include upcoming political firebrands, an embezzling facilitator and shady businessmen with a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, realistic
Plot: assassination, hitman, dishonesty, proposal, death in the family, gang, cons and scams, family problems, loud, family relations, politics, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 1K
Top Dog (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hooligan boss Billy Evans has it all - a successful business, a beautiful family and respect on the terraces. But when he clashes with gangster Mickey over a backstreet proetection racket, Billy soon finds himself out of his depth as they look to ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, urban, unfulfillment, criminal heroes, blind ambition, crime, crimes, downfall, ambition, drugs/alcohol
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Hours of the Day (2003)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Abel lives with his mother in a small town on the outskirts of Barcelona. His life, grey and boring, is based on the small family business, his mother's house, his girlfriend's bed, and the town bars. However under an appearance of quiet ...
Style: serious, bleak, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, family relations, social relations, mental illness, small town, murder, store, deadly, family life, crimes, crime, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.0
 44K
Gomorrah (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: An inside look at Italy's modern-day crime families, the Camorra in Naples and Caserta. Based on a book by Roberto Saviano. Power, money and blood: these are the "values" that the residents of the Province of Naples and Caserta have ...
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, tense, rough ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, debt, gang war, criminal, power, camorra, crime, urban ghetto, kids in trouble, drugs/alcohol, society, rise and fall ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, manhattan new york city, southern italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 315
Terry (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the summer of 2009, Charlie Ruez made a documentary. 6 months later the footage was seized for evidence by the Metropolitan Police Department. In 2010, the footage was released.
Style: disturbing, realistic, tense, rough, serious
Plot: murder, drug abuse, drug dealing, gang, deadly, law enforcement, drugs/alcohol, gangsters, violence spree, crimes, crime, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 2K
Stratos (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece, Germany, Cyprus
Duration: 137 min.
Story: At age 19, Stratos committed a crime of passion. He spent half his life in prison, where underground boss Leonidas took him under his wing. One day during a rival gang attack, Leonidas saved his life. Stratos never forgot this. A free man now, ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, forced into action, danger, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, master criminal, car, tunnel, money, death
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 6K
Shadowboxer (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mikey and Rose are professional assassins. They are also lovers, and once upon a time Rose also knew Mikey's father. During an elaborate hit job for a malicious gangster, Rose fails to kill the main target, the gangster's pregnant ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, hitman, pregnancy, family relations, parents and children, crime, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, dishonesty, deadly, partners, female killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Paris by Night (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Police commander Simon Weiss, head of the division that supervises Paris’s demi-monde, starts out on his nightly tour of bars, discos and strip clubs, making sure once again that the owners don’t bend the rules too far. Weiss knows he’s ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, nightclub, anti heroes, crime, fighting crime, law enforcement, nightlife, dishonesty, gangsters, crimes, intrigue, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 93
Bloodlines (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: After Elaine Hopkin is found dead, apparent an OD suicide, her firstborn Mark wouldn't even inform his dad James Hopkin, who was locked up for murder. Kid sister Justine, a cocky uniformed cop, goes visit him, only to learn he was just ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: investigation, murder, law enforcement, deadly, righting the wronged, intrigue, danger, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, crime, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 6K
Bummer (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Corrupt cops, street gangs, "Bratki" in "Bummers" (BMWs) steal and "Merins" (Mercedeses), angry truck drivers, beautiful women and death are what four friends in a black Bummer who go on a mission from one region of ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, on the road, dishonesty, intrigue, crime gone awry, rivalry, murder, on the run, chases and races, bribery, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 510
The Gang (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1945, as World War Two comes to a close, five small time crooks unite to form a gang. After several bold robberies they become notorious as "the front-wheel drive gang". The police attempt to stop their crime spree with little success, ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, heist, police investigation, gang, dishonesty, chase, law enforcement, robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 534
Mirush (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mirush leaves Kosovo hoping to find his father in Norway, who abandoned the family when Mirush was very young. Now the father runs a restaurant in Oslo, but he is also in deep debt to the Albanian Mafia. Mirush starts to work in his father's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: restaurant, unfulfillment, hopes, hidden identity, starting over, family relations, haunted by the past, immigrants, parents and children, juvenile delinquent, runaway, 14 year old ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kosovo, norway, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.4
 211
Decisions (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a group of friends decide to pull a bank heist to get out from underneath their money troubles. They quickly discover that things can unravel in a hurry! A compromised LAPD Detective (Corey Haim) on the take with a crime syndicate figure want ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense
Plot: crimes, crime, criminal heroes, gangsters, heist, crime gone awry, law enforcement, disorder, deadly, dishonesty, bank, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 2.6
 789
Gangster (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Antonio Moro works for gangster boss Thomas Steel. He lives happily with his girlfriend Tanya who is expecting their child. Antonio's future looks bright, until one evening when he is ordered to kill a person who is close to all of them.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful
Plot: assassination, neo noir, gangsters, love affair, crimes, love and romance, criminal heroes, crime, siblings relations, moral dilemma, law enforcement, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Butcher's Son (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cop works against his country's corrupt government in order to find justice on a case.
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, crime, hitman, tough heroes, dishonesty, political corruption, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, heroes, betrayal, danger, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 223
Marseille (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alex, the son of a gang boss from Marseilles, joins the French Foreign Legion to avoid a hit put out on him by the Corsican Mafia. Four years later, Alex deserts and returns to Marseilles to get back together with Katia, his former girlfriend. But ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, emotional, rough, serious
Plot: gang, family relations, crimes, crime, gangsters, parents and children, danger, family in danger, gunshot, father son relationship, blood, kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Killer Inside Me (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A sheriff struggles to hide his violent murderous acts.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: neo noir, psychopath, small town, crime, unlikely criminals, social relations, serial killer, danger, crimes, dishonesty, small town life, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 3K
Down Terrace (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After serving jail time for a mysterious crime, Bill and Karl get out of jail and become preoccupied with figuring out who turned them in to the police. On top of that, the "family business" is on the rocks, and the motley crew of ...
Style: humorous, rough, semi serious, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, unwanted pregnancy, family business, parents and children, family relations, drugs/alcohol, snitch, family problems, family feud ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 565
Weapons (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Weapons presents a series of brutal, seemingly random youth-related killings over the course of a weekend in a typical small town in America, and tragically reveals how they are all interrelated.
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: homecoming, crimes, criminal heroes, siblings relations, crime, life is a bitch, gangsters, society, small town, working class, juvenile delinquency, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 428
Happy End (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: They are people who have important significance for each other, but are not honest with each other. They live in a shadow world of lies and half truths and just waiting for the truth to come forward so they can continue their lives in a new ...
Style: serious, gloomy, psychological, realistic
Plot: parents and children, family relations, dishonesty, male nudity, cunnilingus, sex, coitus, female nudity, pubic hair
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
American Cousins (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two American mafiosi, Gino and Settimo, take refuge in the Glasgow cafe owned by their Scottish/Italian cousin, but he isn't the tough guy they'd expected. Gino and Settimo try to repay Roberto's hospitality by chasing off a debt ...
Style: rough, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: cafe, rivalry, chase, life turned upside down, family relations, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crimes, cons and scams, gangsters, crime, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Jesse Stone: Sea Change (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Police Chief Jesse Stone's relationship with his ex-wife worsens, he fears he will relapse into alcoholism. To get his mind off his problems, Jesse begins working on the unsolved murder of a bank teller shot during a robbery. Meanwhile, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, rough
Plot: coma, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, crime, life is a bitch, investigation, small town, murder, law enforcement, deadly, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1992, year 1994
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.6
 677
Ginostra (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: An FBI Agent from America and his bride and young child travel to the Sicilian island of Ginostra to solve the murder of a key witness.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, island, orphan, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, crime, witnessing a crime, special agents, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sicily, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Second Wind (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Gu, a famous gangster, has just escaped from jail. All french police is after him. Before leaving the country with Manouche, the woman he loves, Gu needs a final job to get some money. The job works, but a police's scheming makes Gu appear as a ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, criminal heroes, law enforcement, crime, dishonesty, escaped convict, betrayal, hold up, crimes, righting the wronged, armored truck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 108
State of Mind (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Reeling from the discovery of her husband's adultery, Grace moves back to her family home with her son. Amidst all this emotional turmoil, forensic psychologist Grace is asked by police to determine the guilt or innocence a man who killed his ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, criminal psychologist, mind game, investigation, law enforcement, couples, deadly, dishonesty, family problems, single parent, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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