Movies like Born Bad 1997

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Born Bad (1997)
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Born Bad (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers rob a bank, causing a deadly standoff.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: teenager, sniper, bank robbery, money, police, violence, hostage, gun, robbery, sheriff, caucasian, father son relationship, murder, blood, gunshot, wound, bullet, blood on face, cash, suit and tie

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, violence, gun, police, robbery, blood and crimes mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Born Bad: Twisted Desire (1996), Crack (2000), Route 9 (1998), Wisdom (1986), The Chase (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Twisted Desire (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teenage girl convinces a young, love-struck ex-con that the only way they can be together is to do away with her domineering parents.
Plot: teenager, murder, parents, eavesdropping, manipulation, pistol, watching television, latex gloves, suit and tie, rebellious teenager, rebellious, caucasian ...
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95%
 6.0
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Crack (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two buddies from the hood are forced to rob a mafia-backed crack house or go to prison.
Plot: shot to death, bandana, handgun, shaved head, gas mask, topless, murder, bare breasts, violence, african american, drugs, corrupt cop ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
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Route 9 (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During a routine surveilance on desolate Route 9, two small town deputies come across over one million dollars in cash, a van full of drugs, several dead bodies and not a witness in sight.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: small town, drug dealing, investigation, sheriff, cash, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, murder, crime gone awry, crimes, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
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63%
 5.8
 3K
Wisdom (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Unable to find work after a past felony, graduate John Wisdom and his girlfriend embark on a cross-country bank-robbing spree in order to aid American farmers.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, bank, unemployment, on the run, college graduate, lovers on the run, gun, police, murder, fbi, destiny, crimes ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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62%
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 5.2
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The Chase (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Denver, a fleeing bank robber kills a cop and kidnaps an old man to hold as a hostage. He is chased by the police and a news helicopter, which films the entire incident. Based on a true story.
Plot: bank robbery, murder, helicopter, death of father, police, father daughter relationship, bank clerk, funeral, criminal, ford mustang, suv, escaped convict ...
Place: denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 7K
211 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Inspired by one of the longest and bloodiest real-life events in police history, Officer Mike Chandler and a young civilian passenger find themselves under-prepared and outgunned when fate puts them squarely in the crosshairs of a daring bank heist ...
Style: rough, suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, murder, police, gunshot wound, gunfight, crimes, partners against crime, good versus evil, crime, justice, police investigation, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Todd Killings (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the true story of '60s thrill-killer Charles Schmidt ("The Pied Piper of Tucson"), Skipper Todd (Robert F. Lyons) is a charismatic 23-year old who charms his way into the lives of high school kids in a small California town. ...
Plot: serial killer, teenager, murder, teenage girl, true crime, repressed homosexual, homosexual, high school, splatter, burial, small town, drugs ...
Place: california, tucson arizona, arizona
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56%
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Joe (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The rough-hewn boss of a lumber crew courts trouble when he steps in to protect the youngest member of his team from an abusive father.
Style: touching, captivating, rough, depressing, realistic ...
Plot: child abuse, redemption, friendship, teenager, hopes, murder, ex convict, alcoholic, small town, life is a bitch, 15 year old, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, mississippi, usa, new jersey, california
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51%
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Abusing Protocol (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Story: After the death of his brother (Tommy), RJ moves in with Gang Leader (Cane) and quickly finds himself wrapped up in a world of abuse and drugs. Local businessman (Dave) is watching the things he loves disappear in front of his very eyes. What ...
Plot: violence, gang, robbery, gangster, gang leader, affair, gun, street gang, police, drugs, sex, drunkenness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 238
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, rough, suspense, tragic ending
Plot: latinx lead, ex convict, tragedy, bad guy, murder, criminal, ghetto, friend, robbery, drug dealer, money, coming of age ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Bad City Blues (1999)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a violent robbery, a New Orleans doctor, Eugene Grimes, wakes to find a wounded woman and $2 million in cash on his doorstep. In pursuit of the thieves, police captain Clarence Jefferson discovers that Grimes is the key not only ...
Plot: corruption, hiding place, betrayal, violence, murder, multiple storylines, multiple time frames, forgiveness, robbery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, criminal, burglar ...
Place: central america, new orleans
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46%
Not for, or Against (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: "Ni Pour, Ni Contre" tracks the fall of a young TV camerawoman, Caty, after she becomes involved with a group of petty criminals and their enigmatic leader, Jean. The gang lives hand-to-mouth until the day Jean plans a daring bank robbery. ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, robbery, money, crimes, dishonesty, bank, murder, criminal gang, bank robbery, jewelry, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sanctuary: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the popular Manga/Animated Film Series, Sanctuary: The Movie is the live action version of Sanctuary telling the story of two boys who survived the Khmer genocide in Cambodia and now try to create their own sanctuary in Japan. Asami is ...
Plot: bullet, gun, violence, politics, pistol, blood, yakuza
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Day of the Wolves (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of six thieves selected from different areas are sent a letter that promises them a minimum of $50,000 and includes a plane ticket. The letter instructs them to grow a beard. After being given a blindfolded ride from the airport, they arrive ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gun, escape, neo noir, cowboy shirt, gun violence, sunglasses, home invasion, police brutality, police shootout, city, justice, robbery ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Cellblock Sisters: Banished Behind Bars (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Connor kidnaps his young daughters, April and May, sells them to strangers, and accidentally kills his wife when she attempts to intervene. Sixteen years later, April is an out of control outlaw who has come into a life of drugs and crime, while ...
Plot: female nudity, robbery, vengeance, women's prison, sister sister relationship, motorcycle gang, breasts, gang, prison gang, biker, prison riot, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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42%
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Running Hot (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A teen convicted of murdering his father escapes from authorities and heads for Arizona with a prostitute.
Plot: police, escape, teenager, prostitute, love, female masturbation, hot, dead boy, escaped convict, braless, manhunt, blonde ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 24
Red Ink (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A female doctor is shot by police who think she pulled a gun on them. A reporter looks into the case and discovers links to the deaths of several black children.
Style: suspense, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, female doctor, conspiracy theory, conspiracy, child murder, murder, police, doctor, african american, violence, eyeglasses, telephone ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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River's Edge (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of high school friends discover that they are in the presence of a killer. One of them, Samson, has murdered his girlfriend Jamie. He brags to his friends about killing her, and when they discover he is telling the truth, their reactions ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, gloomy, psychological, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: murder, friends, high school, small town, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, juvenile delinquency, strangulation, police, woman strangled to death, crimes, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: oregon, usa, california, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Other Side of Bonnie and Clyde (1968)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Quasi-documentay on Bonnie and Clyde... Larry Buchanan style!
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, killer, theft, prison escape, country, mail, lie detector, plan, shot in the face, kidnapper, police officer, tattoo ...
Time: 1930s
Place: dallas texas, iowa, missouri, texas, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 76
Unbound (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Julius Fonteneau has decided to take the law into his own hands after his daughter has gone missing. His only friend supports him while his wife resents him and the police are growing suspicious of his intentions. He must determine right from wrong ...
Plot: blood, murder, violence, revenge, deception, kidnapping, psycho killer, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
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Killers Three (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: America's DJ Dick Clark and Robert Walker Jr. star as two country boys who decide to rob a pile of cash from a bootlegger, assisted by the man's restless wife (Diane Varsi). But the heist doesn't go as planned and takes a tragic turn. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: heist, wanted, bootlegging, wanted man, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, world war two, starting over, crime, special agents, crimes ...
Time: 1930s
Place: north carolina, california, south carolina, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Robbery in Athens (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three young people have decided to rob the safe of the estate agent Thomas Christidis, whose office is in the center of Athens. The first of them is Ntinos, who is Christidis’ clerk, the second one is Stavros, Ntinos’ younger brother who works ...
Plot: car, gun, neo noir, night, street, heist, girlfriend, money, blood, police
Place: athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Rites of Passage (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When lawyer DJ Farraday discovers his father has been having an affair, the two drive out to the remote family cabin to talk things over. What neither expects is that DJ's estranged gay brother Campbell will already be there, apparently ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: father son relationship, criminal, estrangement, hostage, parents and children, family problems, manipulation, hostages, family in crisis, isolation, family relations, extramarital affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
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38%
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 6.3
 15
Naakaa (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Nepal
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Goldie, a small time smuggler of Barhabise who is in need of a profiting consignment to recover from his current bankruptcy. He gets an emergency call from a local smuggler and businessman of the area to rescue a Tibetan girl and her transporter ...
Plot: border, violence, revenge, police, murder, fight, jealousy, blood, chase, crime, crimes
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37%
 3.4
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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, criminal, flood, robbery, drugs, murder, money, sex scene, strip club, catastrophe, black cast, writers ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mississippi, new orleans
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34%
Ash Wednesday (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ash Wednesday is set in the Manhattan of the early 1980's and is about a pair of Irish-American brothers who become embroiled in a conflict with the Irish Mob.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, intense ...
Plot: hitman, gangsters, betrayal, love triangle, murder, vengeance, crime, crimes, haunted by the past, deadly, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, year 1983
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Diary of a Hitman (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hitman Dekker is on his last job, out to kill the wife (Jain) of his client, but he starts to waiver. The longer he takes to do the job the more difficult it becomes.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Plot: hitman, danger, murder, deadly, crime, crimes, investigation, rescue, betrayal, dishonesty, seduction, extramarital affair ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 8K
The Funeral (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story concerns the funeral of one of three brothers in a family of gangsters that lived in New York in 1930s. Details of the past of the brothers and their families are shown through a series of flashbacks.
Style: contemplative, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: labor union, murder, mafia, violence, family relations, insanity, bedroom, strike, great depression, corpse, crime, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 3K
Bloody Mama (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sexually abused as a young girl, Kate "Ma" Barker (Shelley Winters) grows into a violently powerful woman by the 1930s. She lovingly dominates her grown sons, and grooms them into a pack of tough crooks. The boys include the cruel Herman ...
Style: rough, serious, psychological, tense, cynical ...
Plot: gangsters, murder, prison, prostitute, kidnapping, deadly, gory, parents and children, criminal heroes, gays and lesbians, violence spree, lovers on the run ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 193
On the Line (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A female police detective tries to track down a gang of teenage bank robbers while dealing with sexual harassment on the job, and her troubled home life.
Plot: female director, dead boy, female detective, policewoman, bank robbery, murder, rape, funeral, police, police officer killed, teenage gang, van ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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