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A Hitman's Solitude Before the Shot (2014)
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A Hitman's Solitude Before the Shot (2014)
Original name: Die Einsamkeit des Killers vor dem Schuss
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The over-ambitious Koralnik has a dream job: he is a contract killer for a secret EU programme. But even eight years after his training he still hasn't had a single hit. Bored and frustrated, he lives according to the programme's strict rules - withdrawn, no social contact and constantly undercover. One day, the shy Rosa crashes into his car and life. Before he knows it, Koralnik is having dinner with her. For the first time, he can flee his everyday misery for an evening of company. But then the telephone rings. It's Koralnik's first job. With Rosa alongside, Koralnik sets off on a chaotic odyssey through a night in which nothing goes according to plan. It is only when Koralnik's target is revealed to be none other than one of his colleagues that the rigid concept by which he lives finally comes into question. He is confronted with the dilemma of either protecting his secret programme or drawing a line under his unfulfilled existence as a killer.
Plot: hitman, killer, drugs, betrayal, accident, con woman, singing in a car

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Duration: 100 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
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The Disappearance (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thriller about a contract killer whose wife has disappeared. When he is hired by an international organisation to carry out a "shy" or hit, he suspects they are connected with her disappearance.
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, tense, offbeat ...
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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 ...
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Story: A hitman by the name of Mr. Nice Guy is about to be married and his fiancee doesn't know his true profession. On top of that, his future father-in-law has a contract out on him. A zany mafia comedy!
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Sankat City (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Owning several aquariums, fish-loving Mumbai-based Guru makes a living stealing cars, getting them to his garage-owner friend, Ganpat Gajanan Jagirdar, and re-selling them through an associate, Sharafat. One day he steals a Mercedez and takes it to ...
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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.
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Retribution (2016)
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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.
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Gambler (1995)
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Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 125 min.
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Style: surreal, atmospheric, humorous, captivating, talky ...
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29 Palms (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Birds of Prey (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this French crime thriller, you can leave the mob, but the mob won't leave you. Louis (Jean Yanne) has retired to a Thailand plantation with an Asian wife and child. Back in Marseilles, however, because a no-holds-barred gang war has broken ...
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Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: exciting, twists and turns, twist ending, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, sniper, fbi, gunfight, disguise, mafia, organized crime, group of criminals, violence spree, brutality, torture, gun ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 2000s, 1950s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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