Movies like Crosscurrent

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Crosscurrent (1971)
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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: hitman, murder, police detective, cable car, drug dealer, black cop, business tycoon
Place: san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, crimes, crime, deadly, police detective, hitman and dishonesty mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Crosscurrent: And Then You Die (1987), Proof of the Man (1977), Friendships, Secrets and Lies (1979), Laser Moon (1993), Witness to the Mob (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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95%
Proof of the Man (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When an American is murdered in a Japanese inn, Tokyo police detective Munesue follows the trail of the killer to New York. There he is joined by a New York City detective named Shuftan and together they sort out the crime.
Plot: killer, police detective, killed in a car accident, elevator, witness, murder, multiple murder, police investigation, dying words, straw hat, fashion show, serial killer
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Friendships, Secrets and Lies (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Six former sorority sisters are suspected of murder when a baby's skeleton is found in the ruins of the sorority house.
Plot: murder, female bonding, friendship between women, sorority, female friendship, all female cast, women
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Laser Moon (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A radio DJ helps two police detectives hunt down a serial killer who kills women using a surgical laser instrument during every full moon and whom makes taunting phone calls the radio station.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, police detective, stripper, laser, serial killer, radio dj, psycho killer, taunting, full moon, female nudity, psycho, disc jockey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Witness to the Mob (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sammy 'The Bull' Gravano was mafiosi. He started out as a soldier, but his talent for murder, including the slayings of his best friends, his wife's brother and his own boss, Paul Castellano, saw him rise to under-boss in the Gambino ...
Style: tense, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, courtroom drama, gang, rise to the top, society, murder, life is a bitch, police detective, idealism, undercover, police investigation, criminal heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Confessions of a Hitman (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former hitman named Bruno steals some cash from his mobster uncle. He plans to go to Tahiti, but things go wrong and he finds himself headed for Vegas via Death Valley in a comandeered airport limousine, pursued by his uncle's henchmen and ...
Plot: hitman, death valley, airport, limousine, bandit, henchman, mafia, uncle nephew relationship
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Murder 1, Dancer 0 (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private eye Joe Dancer finds himself framed for manslaughter while trying to uncover a Hollywood scandal that could ruin a studio and destroy a top star's career.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, murder, hollywood, dishonesty, crimes, on the run, crime, fighting crime, chase, law enforcement, manipulations, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Execution of Justice (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of an assassin who killed a mayor in the 1970's in what was known as the "Twinkie Defense".
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, controversial, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, fighting the system, crimes, rebellion, gays and lesbians, society, legal investigation, assassination, army investigation, against the rules, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Ironside (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Citizens of San Francisco are stunned by the news that Robert Ironside, the city's hard-nosed, tough-talking chief of detectives, has been shot and left for dead while vacationing at his friend the Police Commissioner's rural retreat. ...
Plot: handicapped, crime investigation, private detective, police, wheelchair, volunteer, wheelchair bound, left for dead, man in a wheelchair, attempted murder, paraplegic, vacation ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Murder: By Reason of Insanity (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crime drama dircted by Anthony Page.
Plot: murder, domestic violence, immigrants, nurse, insanity, fear, ex husband ex wife relationship, judge, terror, husband wife relationship, polish american
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Homicide: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Retired police lieutenant Al Giardello is running for mayor when he is suddenly shot at a press conference. All of the detectives, past and present, clamor for an opportunity to help find the shooter.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, fighting crime, law enforcement, workplace, deadly, partners, partners against crime, crime, crimes, police station, police detective ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Brass (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Chief of Detectives of the New York Police Department, is a tough cop who has worked his way up the ladder from being on a beat.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, fighting crime, golden years, partners, crime, police investigation, police corruption, police station, heist, law enforcement, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Delta Fox (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Woman is kidnaped by hitman who discovers that he is the target of another hitman.
Plot: gunfight, hitman, handgun, money, female nudity, pistol, kidnapping, machine gun, explosion, telephone call, truck, dynamite ...
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Dark Figure of Crime (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hyeong-min, a prominent police detective, and Tae-oh, a killer who has confessed to multiple murders, maintain a fierce psychological confrontation.
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: serial killer, police detective, murder, crimes, standoff, investigation, killing spree, showdown, violence, danger, murder victim, murder confession ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Crime of Passion (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a physician is murdered, his eldest daughter is accused of the crime, but the man's seductive new wife may not be all that she appears.
Style: suspense
Plot: murder, false accusations, mystery, doctor, stepmother, false accusation of murder, tied to a chair, bound and gagged, physician, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, husband wife relationship, death ...
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47%
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Blue Murder (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Blue Murder is a Canadian crime drama television series, featuring stories that reflected the turbulence of urban life and the crimes that make headlines. The Blue Murder squad members were an elite group of big-city investigators out to solve some ...
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, murder, police, female detective, policewoman
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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46%
And the Sea Will Tell (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: A wealthy couple (James Brolin and Deidre Hall) are killed on their yacht off the coast of a secluded South American island called Palmyra. The suspects are a hippyish pair (Hart Bochner and Rachel Ward) whom the rich folks had befriended. It’s ...
Plot: island, hippie, yacht, court, suspect, murder, marijuana, deserted island, long haired male, vegetable garden, flashback, courtroom ...
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Life Tastes Good (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Crime - A quirky tale that brings together a murder, poisonous mushrooms and a mysterious woman to reveal the ephemeral beauty of life and the unforgiving nature of death. It is the story of a rogue mobster who finds love in the darkest days of his ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
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Blood Ties (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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Duration: 240 min.
Story: An innocent American engineer is blackmailed by gangsters into a plot to assassinate his cousin, who is a judge in Sicily fighting the Mafia.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
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Stiletto (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 99 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ...
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Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, intense ...
Plot: hitman, gangsters, betrayal, murder, love triangle, vengeance, crimes, crime, couple relations, haunted by the past, deadly, love and romance ...
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Fort Apache the Bronx (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: From the sight of a police officer this movie depicts the life in New York's infamous South Bronx. In the center is "Fort Apache", as the officers call their police station, which really seems like an outpost in enemy's country. ...
Style: bleak, realistic, gloomy, rough, suspenseful ...
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Hit Man (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bernie Casey portrays Tyrone and Pamela Grier plays a sultry skin-flick star in this first Americanized remake of the iconic Michael Caine action film Get Carter. From Watts to the West Side, from porno parlors to a high-rise, from motel dives to a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
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Duration: 117 min.
Story: Kyle and Swin live by the orders of an Arkansas-based drug kingpin named Frog, whom they've never met. But when a deal goes horribly wrong, the consequences are deadly.
Plot: murder, park ranger, drug dealing, violence, twin brothers, video cassette, pawnshop, tv news, grocery store, betrayal, singing in a car, drug dealer
Place: arkansas, alabama
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Crime and Punishment (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 200 min.
Story: John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder
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Place: st. petersburg russia, russia
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Murder in Mississippi (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1964, members of the Ku Klux Klan murdered three Civil Rights workers who had traveled to the South to encourage African-American voter registration. Examines the last three weeks in the lives of the slain activists.
Plot: murder, civil rights, deep south, civil rights movement, racial prejudice, racism, racial violence, racial tension, husband wife relationship, domestic terrorism, interracial relations, hate crime ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama
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