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Gang War in Naples (1972)
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Gang War in Naples (1972)
Original name: Camorra
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The fast career of a young Neapolitan among contraband, gambling dens, bribes and illegality. He will upgrade its rank till the maximum level of the "Family".
Plot: bandit, gang, mafia, gambling, smuggling, bribery, camorra, extortion, drug, drugs
Place: italy, napoli italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about mafia, murder, crimes, violence, gangsters, gun and police officer mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Gang War in Naples: The Big Family (1973), Blood Brothers (1974), The New Godfathers (1979), Piranhas (2019), Getting Gotti (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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Place: sicily, italy
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Blood Brothers (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In this period piece set in Italy, Nicola Bellizzi dreams of becoming a lawyer. However, when he seeks the reason that people are reluctant to help him in his goals, he discovers that some of his blood relations are high-ranking members of the ...
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Time: 1900s, 1890s
Place: italy, naples italy, napoli italy
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The New Godfathers (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A revolution in Iran halts a heroin shipment, but an alliance of crime families is set on getting it to the US. They decide to run the drug through an unsuspecting network of good-natured, local smugglers in Naples, while an international ...
Plot: mafia, customs officer, police officer, smuggling, italian police, camorra, police chase, drugs, drug
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Netherlands Antilles
Duration: 115 min.
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Plot: female director, stabbing, hypodermic needle, camorra, murder, drugs, dead children, mother, smuggling
Place: napoli italy
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Piranhas (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Six boys race on their scooters through the narrow streets of their Sanità neighbourhood in Naples. They are fearless daredevils, desperate to make money like their role models, and wear designer clothes and the latest sneakers. These 15-year-olds ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Getting Gotti (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The fall of mob boss John Gotti
Plot: mafia, courtroom, prosecutor, jury, female lawyer, lawyer, italian american, mob, bandit
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Neapolitan camorra boss has retired from business but when his wife gets killed he gets back into action, and goes to the States to get his revenge.
Plot: police officer shot, police officer knocked unconscious, police officer shot in the chest, italian american, police officer, mafia don, camorra
Place: italy, napoli italy
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A bunch of hopeless unemployed occupy a polling place during general election in Italy to protest and report the mafia affairs of Mr. Cannavacciuolo. He is candidate and is setting up a fraud to be elected anyway. Lucia, his daughter, is taken as ...
Plot: mafia, kidnapping, gun, carabinieri, election, voting, bandit
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The rise and fall of a Mafia gangster, based on the life of murdered New York gangster "Crazy" Joey Gallo.
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Duration: 103 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
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Country: France
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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