Movies like Contacto chicano

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Contacto chicano (1981)
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Contacto chicano (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: American and Mexican police operatives team up to catch gem-smugglers operating on the gulf coast in Texas.
Plot: revenge, investigation, italian mafia, murder, smuggling, criminal gang, song, shooting

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about murder, revenge, investigation, violence, drugs, crimes and criminal gang mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Contacto chicano: Machine Gun Man (1961), Santo vs. the Vice Mafia (1971), Adiós (2019), Everything in Vain (1969), Retribution (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Machine Gun Man (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Police procedural: tracking a ruthless Chicago hitman who's found a gig in Mexico City.
Style: neo noir
Plot: school, revenge, hiding place, child abduction, car accident, investigation, criminal gang, police chase, murder, machine gun
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Santo vs. the Vice Mafia (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Legendary masked wrestler El Santo must stop a criminal gang.
Plot: mafia, criminal gang, criminal organization, murder, interpol, wrestler, wrestling, revenge
Place: mexico
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38%
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Adiós (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Seville, Juan is starting to enjoy his weekends outside of prison when tragedy strikes: his little girl is killed in what looks like an accident.
Plot: revenge, investigation, corruption, money, vengeance, prosecution, drug dealer, murder, prison, police, runaway, riot ...
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Everything in Vain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gunfighters kill all family members of farmer brothers Mario and Fernando Almada, after the tragic event, they seek revenge.
Plot: rape, revenge, beach, sandstorm, chase, violence, murder, gun, whip, revolver
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32%
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Retribution (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A hardened debt-collector goes on a 24-hour rampage through London in an attempt to avenge the brutal attack on his teenage daughter.
Plot: revenge, hitman, teenage daughter, daughter, debt collector, sociopath, criminal gang
Place: london
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30%
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Blackout (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police officer suspects that a local husband and father who has recently undergone facial surgery because of injuries received in a car accident is in reality the same man who committed a quadruple murder several years before.
Style: neo noir
Plot: investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, murder, city, sex, private detective, blood
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30%
El profeta Mimi (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Childhood trauma and religious repression causes little boy to grow up and murder prostitutes.
Plot: murder, prostitution, poverty, investigation, religion, prophet, preacher, crimes, religious
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Los ojos de un niño (1982)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Little boy learns of his stepmother's infidelity and later witnesses a murder... but the shocks have thrown him into a hysterical paralysis, and it's almost impossible for him to communicate anything to anybody.
Plot: child, nurse, stepmother, murder, affair, investigation, mute child, therapy, bored housewife, swimming pool
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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, poverty, investigation, gang
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Death Benefit (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis is the one suspected of pushing the women off the cliff to collect on a ...
Plot: investigation, justice, lawyer, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Deceivers (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: India, 1825: the country lives in mortal fear of cult members known as the “Deceivers." They commit robbery and ritualistic murder. Appalled by their activities, an English military man, Captain William Savage, conceives a hazardous plot to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, colonel, investigation, arrest, hindu, crimes, adventure, dishonesty, secret society, battles, wedding, muslim ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The 'Human' Factor (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After his family is brutally murdered for an unknown reason, a computer engineer sets out to find those responsible.
Plot: revenge, murder, family, retribution, car accident, showdown, blockade, terrorism, vigilante, dead woman, hostage, dead girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 20
Mad Drivers (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Spoiled rich boys get into drag-racing and end up in beeg trobbles.
Plot: guilt, rebellious youth, car race, accident, arrest, affair, murder, motorcycle, father son conflict, corruption
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26%
Night of the Executioner (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dr. Hugo Arranz celebrates his 50th anniversary with his wife and daughter when vile hooligans break into their home, raping and killing both his wife and daughter and cut off the tongue of poor Hugo. Fortunately, he survives, and not surprisingly, ...
Plot: rape, revenge, murder, anti villain, drugs, violence, sexual assault, female nudity, robbery, rape and revenge, gore
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Pushpa: The Rise - Part 1 (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Pushpa Raj is a coolie who rises in the world of red sandalwood smuggling. Along the way, he doesn’t shy from making an enemy or two.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: rags to riches, smuggling, criminal, crimes, criminal gang, bandit, gang
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Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elizabeth Montgomery plays serial killer, churchgoer, and grandmother Blanch Taylor Moore in this, one of her last films before her untimely passing. Childhood memories of her womanizing and abusive father fill Moore with a hidden rage towards all ...
Plot: marriage, priest, murder, investigation, serial killer, poison, black widow, court
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25%
Las Poquianchis (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, 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, killing spree, organized crime, prostitute, sister sister relationship, rape, violence, torture, investigation, prostitution, brothel, poverty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Kind of Murder (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1960s New York, Walter Stackhouse is a successful architect married to the beautiful Clara who leads a seemingly perfect life. But his fascination with an unsolved murder leads him into a spiral of chaos as he is forced to play cat-and-mouse with ...
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, disturbing, neo noir
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: death of wife, murder, investigation, architect, police brutality, crimes, disorder, dishonesty, police investigation, revenge, escapades, life philosophy ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
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24%
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Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, revenge, drugs, surrealism, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, french giallo
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Real Time (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A band of robbers steal money from a winery. The passion for a woman, makes them begin to covet another part of the booty that they deserve. First film shot in a single take in the history of cinema. Certified by Guinness World Records
Plot: betrayal, murder, armored car robbery, criminal gang, heist, caper
Place: mexico
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Canoa: A Shameful Memory (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of students take a bus to go to a small town, in order to finish a professional practice. All of them are friends, and they decide to sing some modern songs, while the other passengers are trying to sleep. One of the passengers gets angry ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, murder, university, college student, suspicion, lynching, priest, mountain climbing, clergy, village, warning, college ...
Time: 70s, year 1968
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Shadow in the North (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an elderly client loses a fortune on an investment, fearless Sally Lockhart will stop at nothing to rectify the situation — even if it means risking everything important to her in the process. As Sally sorts out the threads of the mystery — ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: victorian england, murder, amateur sleuth, uncover truth, partners against crime, mind game, mystery, investigation, dishonesty, partners, friends, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Only God Can Judge Me (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ricky spent years behind bars after taking the rap for his brother Rafael and his buddy Latif after a failed robbery. Now, Latif wants to express gratitude by letting Ricky in on a coup that will bring lots of money. After some hesitation, Ricky ...
Plot: strong female character, revenge, theft, brother brother relationship, murder, heist gone wrong, drugs, policewoman, jail
Place: frankfurt germany
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22%
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3 Acts of Murder (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1928 Arthur Upfield, Australia’s premier crime writer, plotted the perfect murder for his novel The Sands of Windee. Meanwhile, one of his friends, stockman Snowy Rowles, put the scheme into deadly effect, even before the book was published. ...
Plot: murder, writers, investigation, truck, missing person, camel
Time: year 1929
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Deadbeat (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When four degenerate thugs rape and murder a young waitress in part of their rape and murder spree, they are arrested, but get away with though a legal technicality. The brother of one of the rape/murder victims decides to become vigilante and kill ...
Plot: revenge, murder, rape, vigilante, rape and revenge, brother, arrested, swashbuckler, waitress, sister, gunfight, court ...
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Flag in the Mist (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When her only relative, her elder brother is accused of robbing and murdering an old woman loan-shark, pretty, young Kiriko (Chieko Baisho) travels from her home in Kyushu to Tokyo to get Japan's top lawyer to defend her brother. Unfortunately ...
Plot: revenge, murder, court, flashback, lawyer, witness, class differences, baseball player, retribution, evidence, french restaurant, cigarette lighter
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22%
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Sin Nombre (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set on the border, where Mexico becomes the crucible and the fearsome gangs of today’s Mexican countryside, the gauntlet, to freedom. The stories of a girl living in Honduras and hungering for a brighter future, and two teen gang members, for whom ...
Style: serious, disturbing, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, gang member, immigrants, hopes, social problems, rape, family reunited, train, u.s. mexico border, corpse, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, guatemala, central america, new jersey ...
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21%
A Complex Plot About Women, Alleys and Crimes (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Netherlands Antilles
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Rabal is a blind, elderly leader of the Camorra whose son ends up dead as he attempts to rape Molina. Somebody has stuck the corpse strategically with a hypodermic needle, which is to become the signature of a series of killings of Naples drug ...
Plot: camorra, investigation, intrigue, mafia, police, drugs, murder, dead children, smuggling, mother, hypodermic needle, stabbing ...
Place: napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Super Ninja (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John, a police officer is framed and drugs are found in his home. He is arrested and brutally interrogated. Using his skills as a ninja, he escapes and uncover a plot to steal his girlfriend's father's life work. He travels to China to ...
Plot: murder, ninja, martial arts, betrayal by friend, police brutality, attempted rape, framed for a crime, superhero, friend, flashback, death, humiliation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
A Married Woman (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Irene is a young housewife and mother who tries to raise her young family, love her husband and keep her home all the while studying her masters' degree. Mario, her husband, is a good man, but he's tied by convention. When she has a ...
Plot: violent husband, suspicion, jealousy, marital abuse, murder, university, revenge, starting over, repression, library, battered wife
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