Movies like Godfather's Story

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Godfather's Story (2013)
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Godfather's Story (2013)
Original name: Příběh 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, organized crime, exploitation, severed head, death by shooting
Time: 90s, 1990s

Most similar movies to Godfather's Story

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, tense, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about corruption, murder, police, investigation, death, violence and police officer mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Godfather's Story: Gangster Ka (2015), Women in Cell Block 7 (1973), Vendeta (2011), Bordertown (2007), Angaar (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
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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: lawyer, prison, police commissioner, contract, coast, custody, document, envelope, leather jacket, minister, arrest, investigation ...
Place: czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: lesbianism, women's prison, exploitation, corruption, prison, death, sex, bare breasts, water, nipples, nudity (full frontal - brief), female warden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.3
 83
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 ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: rifle, teenage girl, real estate agent, handcuffs, flash forward, male nudity, teenager, on the run, teenage boy, neo noir, crying girl, rapist ...
Time: quarry
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.1
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Bordertown (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, journalist, murder, investigation, corruption, uncover truth, rape, society, police corruption, protagonist as suspect, factory worker, factory ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.4
 265
Angaar (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Unemployed and branded a trouble-maker, Jaikishan lives a poor lifestyle in a slum-area called Asha Colony, very near Andher's Lokhandwala Complex along with his sister, Seema; mom and dad. He comes to the rescue of a homeless orphan, Mili, who ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, death of father, corruption, murder, gentrification, urban setting, gangsters, real estate, gangster, organized crime, skyscraper, slum ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Concrete Jungle (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unfortunate and naive girl is set-up by her boyfriend and convicted of drug smuggling. She is sent to a women's correctional facility where she must constantly struggle to survive.
Style: psychotronic, cult film, sexploitation film
Plot: women in prison, women's prison, warden, corruption, survival, female nudity, woman kills woman, exploitation, sexploitation, lesbianism, innocence, drugs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: organized crime, mafia, mob boss, police officer shot, police shootout, sicilian, police, corruption, police uniform stolen, italian american, police officer
Time: 70s
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Mafia Princess (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Looks at the life of mafia boss Salvatore Giancana. Especially his troubled relationship with his family.
Plot: mafia, organized crime, gangster, mob boss, independence, daughter, generation gap, corruption, gangsters, crimes, crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: controversy, corrupt official, corruption, hypocrisy, political conspiracy, political corruption, abuse of power, struggle, political thriller
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
This Stuff'll Kill Ya! (1971)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A redneck con artist sets himself up as a preacher in a small Deep South town to run his moonshine distillery and clashes with a number of locals and a federal agent bent on shutting his operation down.
Plot: murder, corruption, rape, crucifix, whiskey, exploitation, preacher, blood, chase, shot in the head, shotgun
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 130
Free Country (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Two cops investigate the disappearance of two teen sisters in a remote town, where it seems like everyone has something to hide - including the bodies.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, captivating, tense
Plot: murder investigation, loss of daughter, teenage girl, journalist, small town life, investigation, kidnapping, desperation, revenge, interrogation, police, moral dilemma ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1991
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 128
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: conspiracy, industrialist, politics, election, corruption, political thriller, terrorist, terrorism, terrorist group, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, kidnapping
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Incident on a Dark Street (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small-time hood is murdered just as he is about to blow the whistle on an organized crime ring.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: mafia, organized crime, courtroom, bribe, district attorney, bomb, ice pick, whistleblower, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tender Loving Care (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Teenage nurses give love therapy. Lots of action when they try to straighten out the corrupt hospital staff.
Plot: orderly, female nudity, exploitation, drug addiction, blackmail, nurse, doctor, hospital, sex, corruption, murder, shower
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Las Poquianchis (1976)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the middle 70's in the mexican state of Guanajuato, authorities discover a clandestine burial ground, the corpses were from murdered prostitutes. the suspects are three sisters known as "Las Poquianchis" The sisters were very ...
Style: suspense
Plot: murder, prostitute, organized crime, killing spree, brothel, investigation, exploitation, sister sister relationship, torture, poverty, prostitution, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: arizona desert, racism, illegal immigration, courtroom, legal, lawyer, corruption, murder, motel
Place: phoenix arizona, usa, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hacker, corruption, hospital, psychiatrist, journalist, trial, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, murder, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, stylized, tense, cynical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, gangsters, corruption, organized crime, mafia, betrayal, violence, blackmail, jewish, mayor, love triangle, gang war ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Mad City (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 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: thought provoking, realistic, talky, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: hostage, media, politics, journalism, investigation, crimes, society, journalist, injustice, workplace intrigue, fighting the system, museum ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
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The Ploy (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the summer of '75 Pier Paolo Pasolini's film, "Salò", is stolen from the lab where he is editing it. This is just the first step of an intricate plan that will bring the great poet to his violent death.
Plot: true crime, assassination, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
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The Realm (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Manuel is a crooked politician who enjoys the lifestyle that kickbacks afford. He eats at fancy restaurants, parties with his friends on yachts, and provides a very luxurious lifestyle for his family. Manuel brazenly bribes, extorts, and pays off ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: corruption, politician, treason, corrupt politician, arrest, husband wife relationship, journalist, evidence, police, deception, money, party ...
Time: 2000s
Place: spain, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: drone, czech, criminal, johannesburg south africa, czech abroad, criminal as protagonist, gangsters, topless woman, exploding car, escape, gangster, reality
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, suspenseful, tense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: murder, chase, witness, reporter, police, witnessing a crime, amateur detective, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, police investigation, police detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
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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: abuse, political thriller, gold, death of dog, social injustice, trafficking, massacre, island, fisherman, boat, corruption, mining ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Night Falls on Manhattan (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A newly elected District attorney finds himself in the middle of a police corruption investigation that may involve his father and his partner.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, talky, bleak ...
Plot: district attorney, police corruption, corruption, courtroom drama, legal action, jury, snitch, police, police investigation, crimes, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 96
Lolo (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lolo lives in a poor neighborhood on the outskirts of Mexico City. One day he is assaulted and injured out of the factory where he works. After a week of hospitalization, Lolo loses his job and is forced to seek sustenance. The accidental death of ...
Plot: corruption, murder, gang, poverty, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 84K
Cop Land (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Freddy Heflin is the sheriff of a place everyone calls “Cop Land” — a small and seemingly peaceful town populated by the big city police officers he’s long admired. Yet something ugly is taking place behind the town’s peaceful facade. And ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, intense, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, sheriff, small town, arson, police, mafia, corruption, murder, violence, internal affairs, fighting the system, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: terrorism, prison, journalist, eta terrorist group, franco regime (francoism), political prisoner, prison escape, eta
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 17K
Suburra (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A gangster known as "Samurai" wants to turn the waterfront of Rome into a new Las Vegas. All the local mob bosses have agreed to work for this common goal. But peace is not to last long.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, factual
Plot: mafia, corruption, politics, violence, prostitute, speculation, drug use, revenge, sex scene, female nudity, infidelity, heroin ...
Time: year 2011
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
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Mamon (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
Story: While investigating the privatization of energy giant Central Energy, journalist Petra Vlčka uncovers corruption involving his brother the CEO.
Plot: conspiracy, investigation, organized crime, journalist
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%