Movies like Godfather's Story

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Godfather's Story (2013)
Original name: Príbeh Kmotra
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Godfather's story is the story of the greatest of Czech post-revolutionary 'entrepreneurs'. His activities often crossed the edge of the law, and his life ended bullet assassin.
Plot: journalist, corruption, death by shooting, severed head, organized crime, exploitation
Time: 1990s

Most similar movies to Godfather's Story

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspense, serious and suspenseful films with plots about corruption, murder, journalist, violence, death, investigation and police mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Godfather's Story: Gangster Ka (2015), Vendeta (2011), Women in Cell Block 7 (1973), Double Cross (1994), Gangster Ka: African (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.5
 271
Gangster Ka (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A film based on a book by Jaroslav Kmenta tells the story of a mafioso who got rich by tax fraud of billions of crowns in transactions with petroleum products and who later tried to gain control of the state-owned petroleum concern. The main ...
Plot: police commissioner, safe, shooting, bribe, document, envelope, custody, villa, coast, leather jacket, contract, dentist ...
Place: prague, czech republic
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95%
 6.2
 70
Vendeta (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Vendetta is an uncompromising thriller, an exciting story about revenge and the clash between two characters. Over the course of a few hours in a single day revenge intertwines the fates of a number of people. Which of them is the murderer, and who ...
Plot: forest, blindfold, baseball bat, police station, crying woman, urination, vomiting, jeep, kicked in the stomach, rapist, underage sex, limp ...
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84%
Women in Cell Block 7 (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman goes behind bars in order to save her father's life.
Plot: lesbianism, sex, lesbian, women in prison, corruption, exploitation, prison, female warden, nipples, water, heroin, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.8
 300
Double Cross (1994)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A chance encounter with a blonde in a sports car causes a man to give chase in his souped up mustang.
Plot: corruption, explosion, car, sex, gas station, husband wife relationship, car chase, flashback, bar, shower, female nudity, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Gangster Ka: African (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After narrowly escaping arrest in Prague, Czech mobster Radim "Kácko" Kraviec flees first to Seychelles and then to South Africa where he continues with his criminal endeavours. However, his illicit activities cannot go unnoticed forever.
Plot: criminal, escape, gangster, czech, criminal as protagonist, czech abroad, topless woman, drone
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.0
 169
Sweet Justice (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: City councilor Susan takes bribes from Reevers and allows him to deposit his garbage illegally in an old mine. But when she learns that he also dumps toxic wastes which threaten the nearby water purification unit, she wants to cancel their ...
Plot: corruption, revenge, woman fights a man, toxic waste, extortion, loyalty, mayor, female nudity, small town
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Beneficiary (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lust, desire and money motivate a greedy woman to murder her philandering rich husband.
Plot: rough sex, murder, corruption, anal sex, seduction, conspiracy, adultery, deception
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 147 min.
Story: After taking a bullet to the head, Salander is under close supervision in a hospital and is set to face trial for attempted murder on her eventual release. With the help of journalist Mikael Blomkvist and his researchers at Millennium magazine, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: hacker, hospital, murder of a policewoman, bullet, pedophile, threat, corruption, lawyer, investigation, crime, mystery, psychiatrist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Mahanadhi (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Mahanathi story is about an average man who loses his children, life and properties to overcome a hardship.
Plot: corruption, false accusation, wrongful imprisonment, release from prison, imprisonment, river, widower, father daughter reunion, self inflicted injury, prostitution, self justice, pimp ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.1
 729
Dead Time (2007)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A nameless country is in a state of chaos as natural disasters, corruption, and street justice rise. Part of the people grow more violent, the other part hope for the arrival of a promised leader.
Plot: journalist, mystery, burn victim, treasure, gore, neo noir, ghost, bus, death, secret, murder, police detective ...
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.6
 271K
Lord of War (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Yuri Orlov is a globetrotting arms dealer and, through some of the deadliest war zones, he struggles to stay one step ahead of a relentless Interpol agent, his business rivals and even some of his customers who include many of the world's most ...
Style: clever, cynical, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: arms dealing, smuggling, cold war, corruption, millionaire, interpol, arms dealer, crime, notoriety, shooting, criminal heroes, execution ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s, 2000s ...
Place: bolivia, europe, africa, beirut lebanon, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Back in the U.S.S.R. (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During Gorbachev's perestroika, a Chicago student, visits Moscow while the Soviet Union is changing from Communist to Wild West capitalist society. Purely by bad luck, he becomes a pawn in a dangerous cat and mouse game for a precious icon.
Plot: corruption, undressing, underwear, boxer shorts, art theft
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 9K
Bordertown (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The opening titles explain that American corporations are using the North American Free Trade Agreement by opening large maquiladoras right across the United States–Mexico border. The maquiladoras hire mostly Mexican women to work long hours for ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sexual abuse, rapist, rape, journalist, corruption, investigation, factory, murder, factory worker, protagonist as suspect, serial killer, crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Escape from Segovia (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Narrates the escape of 29 political prisoners, led by ETA, from Segovia prison. Based on actual events.
Style: based on true events
Plot: eta, political prisoner, journalist, prison, terrorism
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
 123K
State of Play (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing defense spending. All eyes are upon the rising star to be his party's ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: murder, political conspiracy, newspaper, politics, journalism, corruption, congress, journalist, reporter, assassin, investigative journalism, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Murder on the Border (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after he's assigned to defend an officer who shot a young Hispanic boy crossing the U.S.-Mexican border, attorney Eduardo Martinez learns that his own family is planning to enter the country illegally. But when his client offers to help ...
Plot: illegal immigration, corruption, motel, murder, courtroom, lawyer, racism
Place: usa, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Whistleblower (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An accountant is found restrained inside a mansion, and she agrees to testify against her employer, who is the head of a massive scam against the Filipino people.
Style: suspense
Plot: hypocrisy, political thriller, corrupt official, political corruption, political conspiracy, abuse of power, struggle, controversy, corruption
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43%
 6.6
 19K
Dark Blue (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set during the Rodney King riots, a robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.
Style: serious, bleak, tense, realistic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police brutality, police corruption, corruption, neo noir, riot, crime, confession, police investigation, interracial relations, ghetto, family, special unit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Miller's Crossing (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman.
Style: atmospheric, clever, stylized, witty, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, prohibition, violence, betrayal, corruption, neo noir, organized crime, mafia, crime, love triangle, loyalty, presumed dead ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 121
Bingo (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young photographer is entangled in a terrorist plot against a right wing politician in an election campaign.
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, conspiracy, kidnapping, election, corruption, politics, political thriller, terrorist, industrialist, terrorism, terrorist group
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Nothing But the Truth (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and is thrown in jail. Meanwhile, her attorney, Albert ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: journalism, cia, journalist, courtroom drama, cia agent, assassination attempt, lawyer, reporter, newspaper, judge, arrest, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, journalist, protestant, crime, investigation, journalism, uncover truth, violence spree, false accusation, psychopath, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
No Pockets in a Shroud (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Michel Dolannes resigns from a major newspaper as a journalist to launch a new journal 'Le Cosmopolite' which reveals all kinds of shady deals.One day, he is killed but who is the killer?
Plot: newspaper, mayor, nurse, marriage proposal, journalist, female nudity, millionaire, corruption, beating, adultery, labor union, murder disguised as accident ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.2
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Gold (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is about the lives of simple folk caught between the crossfire of Kapitana accused of political patronage, and Patrol Kalikasan using the environment as a front for their own political and economic interests on the small mining community.
Plot: mining, death of dog, social injustice, struggle, environmentalist, corruption, massacre, dog, abuse, boat, gold, fisherman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Most Violent Year (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, tense, serious, captivating ...
Plot: corruption, oil, american dream, coat, business ethics, tunnel, capitalism, lawyer, loan shark, truck, winter, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Contract on Cherry Street (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A policeman devises an unorthodox plan for bringing criminals to justice after his partner is brutally gunned down.
Plot: car theft, shoot out, informant, armed robbery, junkie, chop shop, murder, corruption, conspiracy, car chase, urban ghetto, assassination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Big Family (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two mafia bosses, Don Antonio Marchesi and Don Peppino Scalise, battle over building contracts in Palermo.
Plot: mafia, organized crime, italian american, sicilian, corruption, police
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
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Mad City (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A misguided museum guard who loses his job and then tries to get it back at gunpoint is thrown into the fierce world of ratings-driven TV gone mad.
Style: suspenseful, serious, talky, dark humor, clever ...
Plot: museum, media, journalism, hostages, journalist, workplace intrigue, politics, fighting the system, crimes, investigation, injustice, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
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Play It All (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A film group is making a movie in a small village. The story is based on true events that has happened in the the same village a few decades ago. A dis-liked writer Pentti Töysä arrives in the middle of a press conference and claims that he is the ...
Plot: skinny dipping, actress, secret past, whodunit, film set, murder investigation, police detective, stabbing, boat, summer, screenwriter, past ...
Time: 1990s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 105
Rafales (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On Christmas eve a journalist witnesses a theft in a mall and then tracks one of the thieves to later be taken as his hostage in the radio station he works for.
Plot: murder, robbery, brother brother relationship, death, snow, fear, hostage, neo noir, journalist, gun, witness, money ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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