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De Prooi (2013)
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De Prooi (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
Story: De Prooi tells the story of the rise and fall of Dutch banker Rijkman Groenink and the fall of ABN AMRO Bank. It is based on the acclaimed novel by research journalist and professor Jeroen Smit.
Style: based on true events
Plot: restaurant, office, negotiation, rise and fall, bank, smoking, cigarette smoking, banking, meeting, scolding, flashback, chairman
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and touching films and TV series with plots about family relations, restaurant, flashback, society, ambition, office and love and romance mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like De Prooi: 2/11 Het spel van de wolf (2014), Capital City (1989), Drawn Out Love (2007), Time of Your Life (1999), Lace (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Will Not Work Overtime, Period! (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Story: Yui is an office worker and single. She works nine to five and leaves the office on time. Her ex and father, however, are workaholics who burn the midnight oil at the office. Moreover, she completes her work efficiently so there is no need to stay ...
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2/11 Het spel van de wolf (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 2 November 2004, shortly before nine in the morning. In The Hague, the report comes in that in Amsterdam Theo van Gogh has been murdered. All warning bells start ringing. With the country in flames, sometimes literally, politicians and officials in ...
Style: factual
Plot: national security, restaurant, conspiracy, prayer, prospector, bus trip, secret service, bus station, being followed, museum, team, computer ...
Time: year 2008, year 2004
Place: netherlands
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Capital City (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Capital City was a television show produced by Euston Films which focused on the lives of investment bankers in London living and working on the corporate trading floor for the fictional international bank Shane-Longman. Despite its short run in ...
Plot: stock broker, stock market, bank, business and finance, reality, merchant, english, city, capitalist, yuppie, banker, investment banker ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: london, england
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Drawn Out Love (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Felix has been raised by his grandmother and has never met his father. His father Johan, doesn't even know he exists. Felix decides to become a regular in his father's bar in Amsterdam to secretly learn more about the man he has never ...
Plot: parent child relationship, father, restaurant, bar, record, gay interest, motorcycle, incest, deception, girl, cigarette smoking, tree ...
Place: amsterdam, netherlands
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Time of Your Life (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Time of Your Life is an American drama series starring Jennifer Love Hewitt. The series is a spin-off of Party of Five, and features the character Sarah Reeves Merrin whom Hewitt portrayed on Party of Five.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: social relations, twentysomething life, adoption, city life, love and romance, singleness, starting over, urban, female protagonist
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A sex symbol (Phoebe Cates) sets a trap for the trio who abandoned her as a baby, to destroy the one who is her mother.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Shortly after arriving in New York City, 22-year-old Tess lands a job at a celebrated downtown restaurant. Swiftly introduced to the world of drugs, alcohol, love, lust, dive bars, and fine dining, she learns to navigate the chaotically alluring, ...
Style: entertaining, light, scenic, colourful
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Time: 2000s
Place: new york
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Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, sincere
Plot: life is a bitch, babies and infants, doctors and patients, family relations, family problems, adoption, missing person, custody, terminal illness, rape, defloration, pregnant from rape ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
Story: In a drunken and disheartened state, Michael Henchard sells his wife at a fair. When he becomes sober again he realises what he has done, and though unable to find his wife and child, changes his ways. He becomes the Mayor of the town. Nearly twenty ...
Style: realistic, emotional, atmospheric, talky, tense ...
Plot: small town, power relations, buried truth, social relations, haunted by the past, betrayal, tragic hero, society, rivalry, rise and fall, alcohol abuse, social outcast ...
Place: england, europe
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Hammarkullen (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
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Place: sweden
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Arthur Hailey's The Moneychangers (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 320 min.
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Duration: 45 min.
Story: A group of aspiring young lawyers sharing a shabby house in London, charting their careers and personal lives.
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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The Final Cut (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 206 min.
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Style: sentimental, captivating, realistic, touching, serious
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Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
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Style: based on true events
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On Wings Of Eagles (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
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Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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White Heat (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Time: 90s, 80s, 60s, contemporary, 70s ...
Place: europe, england, london
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