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: 1990s

Most similar movies to Godfather's Story

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, realistic, suspenseful and disturbing films with plots about corruption, murder, organized crime, female nudity, police, journalist and violence mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Godfather's Story: Gangster Ka (2015), The Big Family (1973), Vendeta (2011), Women in Cell Block 7 (1973), The Concrete Jungle (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: bank note, drink, kiss, bar, father son relationship, money, cigarette smoking, shark, aquarium, shooting, bribe, safe ...
Place: prague, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, sicilian, italian american, corruption, police
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.2
 75
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: teenager, real estate agent, on the run, flash forward, rifle, vomiting, jeep, male nudity, teenage boy, bribe, rapist, limp ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: lesbian, sex, corruption, lesbianism, women in prison, exploitation, prison, women's prison, female nudity, female warden, nipples, heroin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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
Plot: women in prison, warden, survival, corruption, prison, murder, drugs, violence, death, female nudity, women's prison, innocent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.6
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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: explosion, mental institution, death of brother, dysfunctional family, fight, businessman, explosive, exploding building, slum, torture, real estate, gentrification ...
Time: 1990s
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, mob boss, generation gap, independence, corruption, gangster, daughter, crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, political corruption, abuse of power, political conspiracy, struggle, political thriller, hypocrisy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: hacker, corruption, hospital, trial, journalist, psychiatrist, investigation, mystery, crime, murder, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: racism, courtroom, illegal immigration, lawyer, motel, corruption, murder
Place: phoenix arizona, usa, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
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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: industrialist, kidnapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, terrorist, conspiracy, terrorism, political thriller, terrorist group, corruption, politics, election
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, bomb, whistleblower, ice pick, district attorney, bribe, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: cynical, clever, disturbing, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: smuggling, corruption, arms dealing, millionaire, arms dealer, criminal heroes, cold war, human nature, crime, ambition, organized crime, notoriety ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s, year 1991 ...
Place: bolivia, europe, africa, beirut lebanon, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, torture, sister sister relationship, investigation, brothel, rape, violence, exploitation, prostitution, poverty
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, seduction, deception, adultery, conspiracy, anal sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 111
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: environmentalist, struggle, island, mining, fisherman, gold, dog, social injustice, death of dog, abuse, political thriller, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.3
 35
Justice (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Richard is a police investigator who hasn't seen his daughter Lily for very long time. The series starts when Lily shows up at his door and asks for help. She tells him that she fell in love with judge Kowalský but he attacked her and she ...
Plot: estranged daughter, police investigator, female murderer, businessman, colleague colleague relationship, journalist, police, murder, gay, investigator, secret, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.1
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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: suspenseful, realistic, rough, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: journalist, murder, factory worker, factory, investigation, corruption, uncover truth, police investigation, police corruption, protagonist as suspect, sexual abuse, rapist ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: latin america, mexico, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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: revenge, film producer, female nudity, corruption, reporter, police, journalist, train, murder, death, filmmaking, film set ...
Time: 1990s
Place: finland
⇓ 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: topless woman, czech abroad, criminal as protagonist, criminal, escape, gangster, drone, czech, reality
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, eta, prison, journalist, political prisoner
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: shoot out, car theft, informant, murder, corruption, police detective, assassination, frustration, armed robbery, chop shop, junkie, car chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 7.5
 159
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: journalist, conspiracy, investigation, organized crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: labor union, adultery, beating, marriage proposal, nurse, orphanage, revelation, quitting a job, scandal, skinny dipping, investigative reporter, murder disguised as accident ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Vengeance: A Love Story (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Gulf War veteran seeks vengeance against those who assaulted a single mother.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, tense
Plot: single mother, vengeance, rape and revenge, defense attorney, court, rape victim, murder, rape, corruption, mother daughter relationship, traumatic experience, trial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Outlanders (2007)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After his father's death, Adam hitchhikes to London from his hometown in Poland to find his older brother...
Plot: migration, intolerance, love, corruption, greed
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 86
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: investigation, gang, poverty, murder, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: stylized, clever, witty, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, corruption, organized crime, mafia, betrayal, prohibition, violence, presumed dead, corpse, love triangle, neo noir, jealousy ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.0
 168
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, mayor, female nudity, small town, extortion, loyalty, woman fights a man, toxic waste
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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