Movies like 13 West Street

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13 West Street (1962)
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13 West Street (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Walt Sherill (Alan Ladd) is attacked and beat down by a group of juvenile delinquents on his way home from work one night. The boys who attacked him are not previously known by the police and are therefore hard to track down. As Sherill starts getting impatient he begins his own investigation. Meanwhile Detective Sergeant Koleski (Rod Steiger) does his best to track down the culprits.
Style: slang
Plot: juvenile delinquent, teenager, violence, investigation, obsession, death, punk, criminal, brutality, neo noir, street gang, investigator, bully, vigilante, murder, swashbuckler, ambush, spoiled brat, cigarette smoking, high school, sadism, gang member, gang leader, damsel in distress, police detective ...
Time: 60s, 1960s

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Most similar movies to 13 West Street

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and rough films with plots about murder, violence, death, police officer, police, crimes and neo noir mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like 13 West Street: The Outsiders (1983), Street Warriors (1977), The Todd Killings (1971), Deadbeat (1977), The Baldheaded Gang (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 74K
The Outsiders (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival gangs, setting off a turbulent chain of events.
Style: sentimental, stylized, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, gang, juvenile delinquent, book, street gang, friendship, small town, murder, juvenile delinquency, machismo, on the run, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: oklahoma, usa
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95%
Street Warriors (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Perros Callejeros is based on the juvenile delinquency of the 1970s and 80s in Spain. The story is set in Barrio de la Mina in Barcelona one of the most conflict neighbourhoods in Spain. The characters chosen were real juvenile delinquents all with ...
Plot: juvenile delinquent, robbery, pursuit, police detective, murder, violence, hospital, teenager, car theft, teen violence, street life, purse snatcher ...
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Todd Killings (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the true story of '60s thrill-killer Charles Schmidt ("The Pied Piper of Tucson"), Skipper Todd (Robert F. Lyons) is a charismatic 23-year old who charms his way into the lives of high school kids in a small California town. ...
Plot: serial killer, teenager, murder, teenage girl, police, repressed homosexual, sex, splatter, true crime, drugs, burial, high school ...
Place: california, tucson arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.2
 134
Deadbeat (1977)
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: brother, vigilante, student, rape, murder, revenge, violence, sister, waitress, swashbuckler, arrested, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Case of the Hillside Stranglers (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The true chilling story of the "two of a kind", killing cousins Angelo Buono and Kenneth Bianchi, better known as the Hillside Stranglers, is told in this TV drama.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, police detective, legal, crime, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, obsession, investigation, rape ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Baldheaded Gang (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: East Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: August 1961. The former Foreign Legionnaire, King, has collected a gang of hooligans, with whom he creates mischief in the GDR. After some careless work on a construction site, an event during which two people lose their lives, they move to a ...
Plot: biker, skinhead, motorcycle gang, nickname, head bandage, drinking from a bottle, barn, barking dog, cleaning lady, pointing a gun at someone, stretcher, head injury ...
Time: 1960s, year 1961, 60s
Place: german democratic republic, gdr, east germany, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.2
 1K
Oh Mercy (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A police chief in northern France tries to solve a case where an old woman was brutally murdered.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: murder, police, investigation, crime scene, corpse, police officer, police detective, danger, brutality, violence, chase, society ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
And Then You Die (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A drug deal must deal with the mafia, Hells Angels, and police who want to arrest him. -- WorldCat
Plot: hitman, death, murder, police, blackmail, organized crime, drugs, husband wife relationship, video tape, gang, drug dealer, criminal underworld ...
Place: montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Backstreet Justice (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation as a corrupt cop.
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, maverick cop, female police officer, neo noir, neo-noir, police corruption, ambush, love interest, tough girl, police officer, sex in bed, police station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
That Was Then... This Is Now (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A delinquent teenager's only link to society is the attachment he feels towards an older brother-figure. When the older boy starts spending time with a new girlfriend, the teenager begins to feel even more alienated, and gets involved with ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, family relations, youth, coming of age, juvenile delinquent, buddies, juvenile delinquency, crimes, partners, love and romance, friends, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Poodle Springs (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Private eye Philip Marlowe and his bride move to a desert town, where he uncovers a land scheme.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: neo noir, murder, private detective, frame up, uncover truth, who done it, mystery, investigation, crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: california, usa, los angeles, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Gina (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After spending three years in jail, Juan goes free with the aim of recovering Eva's love. Zoe and Ismael, two ex-partners who he betrayed, will return to cross in his way.
Plot: terrorism, letter, female protagonist, love, neo noir, painter, kidnapped girl, dog, violence, car accident, death, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 7K
Bomb City (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A crime-drama, about the cultural aversion of a group of punk rockers in a conservative Texas town. Their ongoing battle with a rival, more-affluent clique leads to a controversial hate crime that questions the morality of American justice.
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: punk, subculture, society, murder, fistfight, life is a bitch, friends, intolerance, drugs/alcohol, tragic love, family relations, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1997
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Life Not to Follow (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Neo-Noir film told in three interlacing chapters: Eric is a dead man and he knows it. Death is imminent and he must make amends for his past sins, by killing those who wronged him, no matter the price: A wiseguy willing to do anything to move up ...
Style: dark, cult film
Plot: death, mafia, italian american, stripper, beach, whiskey, flashback, violence, runaway, strip club, female nudity, cigarette smoking ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Executioner Part II (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An L.A. cop and a reporter team up to find a masked serial killer.
Plot: murder, rape, revenge, vigilante, vietnam war, violence, exploitation, police, gangsters, post traumatic stress disorder, assault, execution ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 3K
The Lost (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A charismatic psycho suspected of killing two innocent campers in a cold-blooded double homicide grows increasingly unstable as his suburban empire starts to crack at the foundations.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, murder, psychopath, violence, police investigation, serial killer, drug use, slasher, rivalry, crimes, deadly, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 3K
Home Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A high school shooting has repercussions on the town and students.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: high school, murder, shooting, friendship, goth girl, teenage life, youth, isolation, hopes, dark secret, teenage girl, secret ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The High Price of Passion (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A college professor becomes obsessed with a prostitute.
Plot: professor, obsession, prostitute, murder, prostitution, death, flashback, older man younger woman relationship, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: disturbing, psychological, captivating, tense
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, architect, death of wife, police brutality, revenge, police investigation, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, danger, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
West Side Avenue (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 315 min.
Story: A Filipino teenager is shot to death on the sidewalk of New Jersey, USA. An investigation starts into his death. His family members and friends are interviewed. Along the way, we find out not only more about him but about the community of Filipinos ...
Style: suspense, complex, exciting, tense, bleak ...
Plot: teenager, investigation, interview, hustler, veteran, murder, infidelity, poison, witness, methamphetamine, drugs, rat poison ...
Place: new jersey, usa, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Diary of a Hitman (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hitman Dekker is on his last job, out to kill the wife (Jain) of his client, but he starts to waiver. The longer he takes to do the job the more difficult it becomes.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: hitman, danger, murder, crime, deadly, crimes, investigation, dishonesty, betrayal, rescue, seduction, held at gunpoint ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
 116
Judgement (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A juvenile court judge goes out of her way to try to aid a young man whom she believes has innocently gotten involved with a gang.
Plot: murder, wheelchair, judge, juvenile delinquent, hypnotism, physical abuse, blood, female nudity, dead children, female judge, gang member, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 229 min.
Story: A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.
Style: melancholic, epic, atmospheric, breathtaking, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, rape, corruption, friendship, criminal heroes, gangster, murder, torture, prohibition, crimes, gunfight ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 8.3
 710K
Taxi Driver (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: social decay, loner, lone wolves, obsession, character study, vigilante, depression, paranoia, antisocial behavior, alienation, taxi driver, taxi ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: new york, usa, united states, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 118
Autumn (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jean-Pierre is a hit man in Paris. He wants to stop; an incentive is reconnecting to Michelle, a childhood friend. He's ready to commit himself to her, but she has her own secrets: she sells bomb components to thugs. He hears rumors of a ...
Plot: violence, restaurant, safe, swashbuckler, mercenary, waitress, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, choking, telephone call, shot in the chest, bathtub, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 16K
River's Edge (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of high school friends discover that they are in the presence of a killer. One of them, Samson, has murdered his girlfriend Jamie. He brags to his friends about killing her, and when they discover he is telling the truth, their reactions ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, gloomy, psychological, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: murder, friends, high school, small town, nudity (full frontal - brief), juvenile delinquency, family relations, strangulation, police, woman strangled to death, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: oregon, usa, california, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Killer Inside Me (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A sheriff struggles to hide his violent murderous acts.
Style: rough, suspenseful, gloomy, psychological, tense ...
Plot: neo noir, small town, psychopath, crimes, law enforcement, social relations, graphic violence, profanity, deadly, serial killer, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 40
Crosscurrent (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two San Francisco detectives investigating a murder committed on one of the city's famous cable cars discover that the victim was the son of a shipping tycoon. The trail leads to a drug dealer, a shady physician and a nervous police captain
Plot: murder, hitman, cable car, police detective, drug dealer, black cop, business tycoon
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.5
 125
Bad City Blues (1999)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a violent robbery, a New Orleans doctor, Eugene Grimes, wakes to find a wounded woman and $2 million in cash on his doorstep. In pursuit of the thieves, police captain Clarence Jefferson discovers that Grimes is the key not only ...
Plot: multiple time frames, villain, forgiveness, criminal, flashback, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, corruption, betrayal, violence, robbery, bloodbath, multiple storylines ...
Place: new orleans, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Preppie Connection (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A student at a private school uses his connections to establish a drug trafficking network.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: student, jealousy, prison, drug dealing, teenager, marijuana, high school, cocaine, drug dealer, murder, love, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: colombia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%