Movies like Dead Dogs

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Dead Dogs (1999)
 7.3
 77
Dead Dogs (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young security guard works the late shift at the Driftwood Inn along with a desk clerk and a married night maid with whom he is having an affair in whatever room is available. Unexpectedly, his brother and his lover, who used to be the guard's girl friend, show up at the motel. Turns out the two have been robbing convenience store and want the guard to join them to steal the motel safe after the Fourth of July when it will be at its fullest. Past history surfaces as jealousies mar the group's plans.
Plot: sex, thief, heist, chess, male female relationship, love triangle, neo noir, theft, maid, jealousy, security guard, infidelity, robbery, adultery, kiss, swimming pool, bet, safe, femme fatale, classical music, motel, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cigarette smoking, crossword puzzle, brother brother relationship ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about neo noir, murder, crimes, crime, heist, betrayal and gangsters mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Dead Dogs: Last Time Forever (2006), 10 Cent Pistol (2014), The Underneath (1995), Ocean's Eleven (2001), Hit Me (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Last Time Forever (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A small-time divorce lawyer gets involved with an alluring married woman, and together they draw her rich husband into a blackmail scheme.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, mirror, rainstorm, adultery, cynicism, accidental death, money, scam, violence, betrayal, infidelity, extramarital affair ...
Place: florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 481
10 Cent Pistol (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A story about two lifelong criminals who maneuver through the shady underbelly of Los Angeles in search of wealth, love and redemption.
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending ...
Plot: criminal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, robbery, friendship between men, friendship, love triangle, betrayal, police station, father son relationship, police, security camera, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Underneath (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michael Chambers has come home to Austin, Texas. To the mother who's starting a new life and the brother driven by old jealousies. To the places he remembers and the memories he can't forget. And to Rachel, the woman he married and then ...
Style: twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: neo noir, armored car, murder, heist, betrayal, crimes, crime, neo-noir, going straight, couples, wedding, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.7
 508K
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to ...
Style: witty, clever, exciting, twists and turns, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: heist, perfect crime, cons and scams, outsmarting, scheme, thief, casino, group of criminals, crime, buddies, crimes, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, atlantic city, los angeles, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 452
Hit Me (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Sonny lives with his retarded older brother, and works as a bellhop at a second-rate hotel. This changes when Monique a beautiful, suicidal nut-case checks in.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: crime gone awry, femme fatale, erection, heist, neo noir, hotel, workplace, crime, dishonesty, mentally unstable, gangsters, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: washington d.c., paris france, iceland, montreal quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.3
 164
Night Class (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Jake, a security guard in a small hotel, inadvertently helps out a beautiful burglar, he becomes a primary suspect and is quickly fired. Jake decides to track down the burglar himself and retrieve the stolen property.
Plot: nipples visible through clothing, pawnshop, fake death, panties, white panties, jewel thief, jewel theft, female thief, jewelry, security guard, heist, theft ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 8.2
 567K
Heat (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Obsessive master thief, Neil McCauley leads a top-notch crew on various daring heists throughout Los Angeles while determined detective, Vincent Hanna pursues him without rest. Each man recognizes and respects the ability and the dedication of the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, master criminal, neo noir, gunfight, bank robbery, robbery, thief, group of criminals, crimes, crime, one last job, police detective ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.2
 172K
The Bank Job (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Terry is a small-time car dealer trying to leave his shady past behind and start a family. Martine is a beautiful model from Terry's old neighbourhood who knows that Terry is no angel. When Martine proposes a foolproof plan to rob a bank, Terry ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, political corruption, murder, blackmail, mafia, extortion, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, proposal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: london, england, europe, bahamas, caribbean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 2K
Street Thief (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kaspar Carr is a professional burglar who lives and works in Chicago. Carr loves his job and is good at it, and two documentary filmmakers are granted access to his private world when he agrees to let them make a film about him.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, crimes, thief, planning, hold up, safecracker, escapades, rivalry, danger, crime, petty criminal, double agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 683
Payback (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Oscar Bonsetter tells a dying prisoner that he will take revenge on the sadistic guard who killed him. In exchange, Oscar is told of a stash of money. Oscar is eventually released from prison but when he goes to get revenge, he gets sidetracked by ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: femme fatale, vengeance, neo noir, crimes, couple relations, dishonesty, heist, love triangle, dangerous attraction, prison, adultery, ex convict ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.5
 354K
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Danny Ocean reunites with his old flame and the rest of his merry band of thieves in carrying out three huge heists in Rome, Paris and Amsterdam – but a Europol agent is hot on their heels.
Style: entertaining, twists and turns, exciting, intellectual, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: heist, twists & turns, con artists, perfect crime, crimes, crime, thief, buddies, rivalry, jail, greed, goon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, paris france, amsterdam, europe, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Frogs for Snakes (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of unemployed theater actors survive by working as illegal money collectors. The loan shark they are working for owns an Off-Broadway theater. As he decided to play "American Buffalo" there, a bloody battle for the favorite roles ...
Plot: loan shark, actor, blood, kidnapping, bar, exploitation, violence, gun, sex, waitress, death, wig ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
London Fields (2018)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Clairvoyant femme fatale Nicola Six has been living with a dark premonition of her impending death by murder. She begins a tangled love affair with three uniquely different men: one of whom she knows will be her murderer... The film is based on a ...
Style: sexy, atmospheric, stylized, artsy, art house
Plot: femme fatale, female nudity, sex scene, fatal attraction, sexy woman, seduction, woman on top, female removes her clothes, love triangle, crime, manipulation, man kills a woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 56K
The Lookout (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chris is a once promising high school athlete whose life is turned upside down following a tragic accident. As he tries to maintain a normal life, he takes a job as a janitor at a bank, where he ultimately finds himself caught up in a planned heist.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, young man, robbery, memory loss, murder, loss of friend, crime, crimes, tragic event, mentally challenged, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas, kansas city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mama's Dirty Girls (1974)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Mama loves men, but she loves money even more. She's trained her three teenager daughters to meet, marry and murder men for their money. But soon the meet Harold and he got other plans.
Plot: sex, revolver, budweiser, mother daughter relationship, marriage, handcuffs, cigar smoking, police car, gangster, bikini, kiss, black widow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents' jewelry store, the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that send them and their family hurtling towards a shattering climax.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: neo noir, robbery, dysfunctional family, blackmail, debt, crime gone awry, jewelry store, crime, crimes, greed, plan gone awry, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa, rio de janeiro, brazil, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.3
 171K
Cape Fear (1991)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: family in danger, rape, rapist, lawyer, fear, dangerous attraction, crime, violence, prison, serial killer, crimes, revenge ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bad Turn Worse (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three teenage friends get in way over their head when they cross a down-home crime syndicate. They hope to make a break for it and escape their dead-end existence in a cotton-mill town but get sucked into the seedy underbelly of organized crime when ...
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, tense, rough ...
Plot: heist, small town, juvenile delinquency, gangsters, danger, friendship, love triangle, love and romance, betrayal, farm, rivalry, jealousy ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 1K
Running Time (1997)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Running Time was filmed in black and white, in real time, and seemingly takes place in one continuous, fluid shot. It's a little like Hitchcock's "Rope," but it's on location! Carl, an ex-con who sets out to rob the prison ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, heist, real time, rivalry, crime gone awry, master criminal, crime, criminal heroes, buddies, gang, crimes, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 57K
Takers (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse Attica (Chris Brown) successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, police brutality, crimes, chase, law enforcement, gang, robbery, group of criminals, partners in crime, cons and scams, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 27K
The Getaway (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, cynical, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, heist, on the run, chase, bank robbery, robbery, betrayal, infidelity, crimes, criminal heroes, couples, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, el paso texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 298
Linda (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two couples, friends for a long time, decide to go away together. Things soon take a turn for the worse when Linda and Jeff spend far too much time together instead of with their respective spouses, Paul and Stella. - From IMDB
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, cynical, realistic, serious
Plot: conspiracy, murder, false accusation, neo noir, infidelity, crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 205K
Uncut Gems (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Howard Ratner, a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score, makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime.
Style: uplifting, suspense, tragic ending, tense
Plot: bet, jeweler, infidelity, money, extramarital affair, gem, jewelry, scam, adultery, neo noir, apartment building, auction ...
Time: year 2012, year 2010
Place: ethiopia, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sins of the Night (1993)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack Nietsche is a hardened ex-con who now works for an P.I. firm, run by Ted Quincy. Quincy's ex-lover is Roxie, now wife to godfather Tony Falcone. In a huge mix-up/double-cross, Roxie plots with Jack to get rid of Falcone and Quincy, one an ...
Style: erotic
Plot: marital infidelity, femme fatale, gangster, ex convict, gangsters, ex lover, abusive husband, erotic thriller, wife abuse, unlikely partners, promise, runaway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mortal Passions (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A scheming woman (Krista Errickson) seeks to kill her husband to collect the insurance money, and is willing to seduce anyone she can to do it - including her husband's brother.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, infidelity, neo noir, dishonesty, inheritance, couple relations, siblings relations, dangerous attraction, cons and scams, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Killer Instinct (1991)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An up and coming lawyer gets turned over for a case he'd been working on for a long while. The D.A.'s niece then decides to help the young lawyer by first blackmailing, then eventually plotting the murder of the D.A., all the while ...
Plot: sex, love, betrayal, ambition, crimes of passion, jealousy, murder, conspiracy, investigation, lawyer, erotica, politician
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Best Laid Plans (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rich, successful Bryce meets beautiful Lissa at a bar one night and invites her back to his house, not suspecting for a moment that Lissa isn't really who she seems. What unfolds next is a dangerous, tangled web of double-crosses and seduction.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, cynical, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: neo noir, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, manipulation, cons and scams, nothing goes right, manipulations, dishonesty, disorder, small town, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, nevada, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.6
 153
Blind Fear (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A blind employee at a New England lodge is in danger when a gang of killers arrives to stay at the lodge.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, twists and turns
Plot: shot in the chest, binoculars, headphones, apology, police car, money, lie, kiss on the cheek, basement, radio, criminal, betrayal ...
Place: new england, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The First Deadly Sin (1980)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A serial killer is stalking New York. Inspector Edward X. Delaney is an NYPD detective, nearing retirement, who is trying to put together the pieces of the case. Are the victims somehow linked? What does the brutal method of death signify?
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terminal illness, serial killer, murder, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, couple relations, police investigation, murder investigation, mysterious villain, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.3
 20K
House of Games (1987)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A psychiatrist comes to the aid of a compulsive gambler and is led by a smooth-talking grifter into the shadowy but compelling world of stings, scams, and con men.
Style: twists and turns, psychological, clever, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: neo noir, gambling, cheating, psychiatrist, crime, crimes, betrayal, cons and scams, cards, love affair, mind game, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, seattle, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%