Movies like Brighton Rock

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Brighton Rock (2010)
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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 crimes, crime, murder, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry and gangsters mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Brighton Rock: Bonded by Blood (2010), The Big I Am (2010), Gangster No. 1 (2000), The Long Good Friday (1980), Shiner (2000). 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, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, ambition, betrayal, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, unfulfillment, drug dealing, vengeance, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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 ⇓
92%
 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, tense, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise and fall, violence, gang, gang war, casino, extortion, machete, pub, stabbed to death, gangsters, crime, revenge ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1990s, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: crime boss, danger, gangsters, car bomb, crime, criminal's revenge, rivalry, ira, violence, power, gang war, irish ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 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, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: gangsters, athlete's life, crimes, vengeance, gang, ambition, down on your luck, crime, rivalry, dishonesty, pubic hair, boxing ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, tense, serious, dark, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, gangsters, crime, vengeance, investigation, life is a bitch, witnessing a crime, criminal heroes, dishonesty, deadly, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, europe, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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: rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, gang, heist, violence, frame up, vengeance, gangsters, politics, rivalry, crime gone awry, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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: rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, chases and races, criminal heroes, crime, gangsters, criminal's revenge, crimes, on the run, vengeance, rivalry, parole officer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough, serious
Plot: hitman, murder, crime, babies and infants, witnessing a crime, gangsters, friendship, estrangement, gang, couples, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, betrayal, criminal's revenge, urban, gang war ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: bleak, serious, rough, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, journalist, protestant, investigation, gang, uncover truth, crimes, crime, police detective, media, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland, europe, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: espionage, missing person, columnist, intrigue, woman in danger, alcohol abuse, rivalry, investigation, neo noir, danger, private detective, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, rough
Plot: prison, murder, criminal underworld, criminal, crime gone awry, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, criminal heroes, siblings relations, gangsters, crime, gays and lesbians, crimes, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, espionage, spy, partners, deadly, gang, undercover, safecracker, chases and races, law enforcement, dishonesty, murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, undercover, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, protagonist as suspect, police corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, murder, chase, dishonesty, disorder, law enforcement, heist, police corruption, deadly, danger, crime gone awry, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: rough, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: murder, chase, witness, police, reporter, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, down on your luck, crimes, who done it, mystery, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.1
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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, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug dealer, murder, police, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, robbery, revenge, criminal, murder, missing person, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, crime, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 794
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: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, stuntman, crime, witnessing a crime, undercover, dishonesty, crime gone awry, danger, working undercover, criminal heroes, gangsters, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: serial killer, assassin, riddles and clues, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, deadly, law enforcement, crime, witnessing a crime, rivalry, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, drug dealer, human trafficking, murder, gang, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, crime, drug dealing, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 163
Ladies Night (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Insurance investigators track a serial killer who seduces women with access to big bucks, convinces them to embezzle, then kills them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, danger, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, deadly, police investigation, rivalry, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: murder, bikini, on the run, chases and races, protagonist as suspect, crime, legal investigation, mind game, law enforcement, deadly, gory, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: portugal, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, manhunt, child molester, mental breakdown, interrogation, society, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bad Turn Worse (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three teenage friends get in way over their head when they cross a down-home crime syndicate. They hope to make a break for it and escape their dead-end existence in a cotton-mill town but get sucked into the seedy underbelly of organized crime when ...
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: heist, small town, murder, danger, youth, buddies, dishonesty, teenage love, juvenile delinquency, farm, friends, love triangle ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, deadly, godparent, dishonesty, crimes, chaos and mayhem, crime, criminal heroes, heist, rivalry, vengeance, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, realistic, suspenseful ...
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 ⇓
38%
 5.4
 635
B.U.S.T.E.D (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Everybody Loves Sunshine (released in the United States as B.U.S.T.E.D.), is a 1999 British independent film written and directed by Andrew Goth, and starring Rachel Shelley, David Bowie and Goldie. In the Pepperhill Estate of Manchester, an ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, hopes, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crimes, urban, gang, going straight, friends, drug dealing, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%