Movies like Brighton Rock

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Brighton Rock (2010)
 5.7
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Brighton Rock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged teenager with a religious death wish.
Style: psychological, tense, rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gang, nightmare, gang war, prayer, revenge, waitress, riot, gangsters, crimes, crime, intrigue, danger, murder, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, criminal heroes, small town, deadly, witnessing a crime, rivalry, woman in danger, violence, criminal, male female relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: brighton, england, europe

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Most similar movies to Brighton Rock

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crime, crimes, murder, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry and gangsters mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Brighton Rock: Bonded by Blood (2010), The Big I Am (2010), Shiner (2000), Gangster No. 1 (2000), The Long Good Friday (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bonded by Blood (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1995, drug suppliers and career criminals Tony Tucker, Patrick Tate and Craig Rolfe were blasted to death by a shot gun whilst waiting in a Range Rover in Rettendon, Essex. The film charts their rise to become the most prolific dealers and feared ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, gang, rise and fall, gangsters, criminal heroes, unfulfillment, crimes, crime, dishonesty, deadly, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.3
 1K
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, rise and fall, ambition, gang, deadly, dishonesty, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, gangsters, unfulfillment, crimes, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.9
 2K
Shiner (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The past catches up with a ruthlessly ambitious boxing promoter.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: gang, athlete's life, vengeance, ambition, dishonesty, rivalry, gangsters, crime, down on your luck, boxing, promoter, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.8
 12K
Gangster No. 1 (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An old gangster is advised that Freddie Mays would leave jail after thirty years in prison. His mood changes and he recalls when he was a young punk, who joined Freddie Mays' gang, a man he both envied and ultimately betrayed.
Style: stylized, serious, bleak, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise and fall, violence, gang war, gang, casino, machete, pub, extortion, stabbed to death, gangsters, crime, revenge ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1990s, 1960s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Long Good Friday (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the late 1970s, Cockney crime boss Harold Shand, a gangster trying to become a legitimate property mogul, has big plans to get the American Mafia to bankroll his transformation of a derelict area of London into the possible venue for a future ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, cynical, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, gangsters, car bomb, crime, crime boss, criminal's revenge, rivalry, ira, violence, power, gang war, irish ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Monument Ave. (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bobby O'Grady a low level member of a Boston Irish gang run by Jackie O'Hara. Jackie demands absolute, total loyalty to him. When Jackie kills one of Bobby's buddies, Teddy, Bobby and others have to keep it an absolute secret, even ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, dark, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, gangsters, crime, vengeance, investigation, criminal heroes, witnessing a crime, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, best friends, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, europe, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.7
 4K
Face (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ray is an aging ex-socialist who has become a bankrobber after seeing the demise of socialism in 1980s Britain. Teaming up with a gang of other has-beenish crims, he commits one bank job too many. The gang dissolves in a murderous flurry of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, gang, violence, aging, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, politics, rivalry, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.3
 823
The Fighter (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jacques Darnay has served 8 years for robbing a jeweller. Now he is out of prison and looking for his loot worth 6 million francs.
Style: realistic, tense, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gangsters, crime and punishment, criminal heroes, chase, rivalry, coldhearted, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, criminal's revenge, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Perfect Strangers (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hit-man tries to seduce the mother of a child who witnessed his most recent kill.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak
Plot: hitman, murder, gangsters, moral dilemma, feminism, introspection, danger, gang, friendship, estrangement, psychopath, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Gang War in Milan (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Milan pimp faces off against a ruthless and greedy French gangster whom wants to unite organized crime in Italy.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, urban, dishonesty, deadly, betrayal, crimes, rivalry, gang war ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Resurrection Man (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Belfast, in 1970s. Victor Kelly is a young protestant man who hates the Catholics so much that one night he begins to brutally murder them. A reporter soon tries to uncover the murder and obtained prestige for himself, while Victor sinks deeper into ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, journalist, protestant, master criminal, dishonesty, deadly, fighting the system, law enforcement, police detective, psychopath, false accusation ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland, europe, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Girl Hunters (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mickey Spillane plays his own creation, street-thug-turned-PI Mike Hammer, in this 1963 adaptation of his novel. The film opens with Hammer on the downside of a years-long bender, scooped out of the gutter by a bitter cop intent on prying ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: columnist, missing person, espionage, crimes, life is a bitch, mystery, crime, rivalry, neo noir, alcohol abuse, dishonesty, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.4
 1K
Played (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An examination of the malevolent London underworld with it's despicable criminal underground. Ray (Mick Rossi) just finished an eight year prison sentence after getting set up. Now he is back on the streets to settle the score.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: murder, prison, criminal underworld, criminal, crime gone awry, heist, dishonesty, deadly, gangsters, crimes, crime, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 4K
Essex Boys (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Billy has just scored an entry-level position with the local crime cartel. His first job is to mind Jason, a newly released thug with a vicious temper. Jason thinks it's his job to teach Billy about crime, drugs and women. Little does he know ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug dealer, police, murder, ambition, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gang, deadly, rise and fall, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.0
 3K
The Crew (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Hoping to raise enough capital to finance a legitimate business and leave behind his life of crime, Liverpool underworld boss Ged Brennan sends his brother Ratter and a crew to pull a daring final heist. But when Ratter kills a drug kingpin during ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crime gone awry, survival, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters, criminal heroes, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, crime, crimes, heist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
 166
Maroc 7 (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lady of a top fashion magazine doubles as a jewel thief and becomes involved in Moroccan intrigue.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, espionage, spy, physical appearance, partners, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, split personality, heist, mate swapping, undercover ...
Time: 60s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Last Deadly Mission (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A washed-up Marseilles cop (Auteuil) earns a chance at redemption by protecting a woman from the man who killed her parents as he is about to be released from prison.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, redemption, woman in danger, haunted by the past, law enforcement, deadly, life is a bitch, crime, dishonesty, neo noir, swat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 3K
Bad Company (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nelson Crowe is a CIA operative under the thumb of the Company for a disputed delivery of $50,000 in gold. They blackmail him into working for the Grimes Organization, which is set up as a private company for hire, to blackmail prominent ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, clever, stylized ...
Plot: murder, cons and scams, cia, blackmail, judge, crime, uncover truth, black man white woman relationship, undercover, femme fatale, rivalry, police corruption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 4.4
 793
Ready 2 Die (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, chase, crimes, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, heist, haunted by the past, gangsters, crime, chases and races, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 3K
Hyena (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Good policing doesn't necessarily mean doing everything by the book. But as the business of crime in London turns to favour the Albanians and Turks, how does a "good" policeman survive?
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, human trafficking, drug dealer, severed head, gang, violence, murder, danger, drug dealing, crimes, gangsters, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Innocent Sleep (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Inspired by the 1982 Roberto Calvi Affair in which an Italian banker was found hanging from a bridge across the River Thames, the story follows Alan, a man from Northern England who is homeless after the loss of his wife and job. One night while ...
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, bleak, rough ...
Plot: chase, murder, police, reporter, witness, media, journalism, police investigation, crime, mystery, who done it, legal investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 2K
Swerve (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Driving cross-country to a job interview, Colin takes a short cut and comes across a fatal road accident. One of the drivers, Jina, is shaken but unhurt; the other has been killed instantly. Beside the dead body is a briefcase full of money, which ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: out of the way, dishonesty, betrayal, crimes, cons and scams, intrigue, rivalry, disorder, police corruption, small town, car accident, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Easy Money III: Life Deluxe (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 127 min.
Story: JW now lives in exile and is more than ever determined to find out what happened to his missing sister Camilla. Every trace leads him to the world of organized crime in Stockholm. Jorge is about to do his last score - the largest robbery in Swedish ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, revenge, murder, criminal, robbery, vengeance, rivalry, danger, drugs/alcohol, missing person, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 807
In the Shadows (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a stunt man dies in Miami, his uncle, a New York mob boss, sends a hit man to tail the stunt coordinator, whom the boss wants dead. The hit man, Eric O'Bryne, gets close to his mark's daughter, and through her he asks her dad to teach ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, stuntman, witnessing a crime, crime, undercover, crime gone awry, danger, rivalry, criminal heroes, gangsters, working undercover, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 5K
The Offence (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A burned-out British police detective finally snaps while interrogating a suspected child molester.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, manhunt, interrogation, mental breakdown, child molester, sexual abuse, police investigation, police detective, society, introspection, dishonesty, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 858
The Prodigy (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: "The Prodigy" tells the story of small-time enforcer Truman Fisher's vicious conflict with a sadistic assassin who has chosen the unwilling Truman to be his successor. The assassin, who goes by the alias Rains and whose exploits have ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, assassin, rivalry, kidnapping, psychopath, deadly, law enforcement, criminal heroes, best friends, danger, woman in danger, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
City of Industry (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A retired thief swears revenge on the lunatic who murdered his brother and partner, while going on the run with the loot they stole.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, murder, betrayal, revenge, crime, gangsters, stripper, criminal heroes, siblings relations, rivalry, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Die, Beautiful Marianne (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After their parents divorce, one daughter lives with her mother in England while the other lives with her father in Portugal. After the untimely death of her mother, the one daughter stands to inherit a large sum of money and also a number of ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: murder, bikini, on the run, law enforcement, gory, woman in danger, danger, confined, protagonist as suspect, who done it, crimes, legal investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: portugal, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 51K
Sexy Beast (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The idyllic life of retired safecracker Gal is put at risk when a psychotic gangster from his past arrives at his villa in southern Spain, intent on bringing him out of retirement for one last job.
Style: serious, captivating, cynical, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, retired, one last job, crime, murder, manipulations, rivalry, money, criminal, violence, gay slur ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, england, europe, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 384
Dad Savage (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A wealthy, successful, East-Anglian tulip grower, Dad Savage is also something of a godfather in the local criminal fraternity but doesn't trust banks to take care of his money. On recommendation from his son, Sav, Dad hires two of Sav's ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, heist, godparent, dishonesty, deadly, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, chaos and mayhem, vengeance, rivalry, robbery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%