Movies like Currency

If you like "Currency" you are looking for spiritual movies about / with musician, money, suicide, science, church, gun and alcoholic themes of Crime, Drama and Mystery genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Currency (2011)
 7.5
 13
Currency (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Part drama, part mystery with a dash of film noir, Currency weaves together a web of simple stories about the complex questions we all ask. We all ask why. We all die.
Style: spiritual
Plot: musician, money, suicide, science, church, gun, alcoholic, restaurant, betrayal, cemetery, neo noir, african american, biology, murder, greed, tunnel, motel, loss of loved one, death of loved one, coin, catholicism, death of mother, loss of friend, abusive boyfriend, abuse ...

Movie in categories

musician movies
1582
money movies
3510
suicide movies
4417
science movies
836
church movies
2890
gun movies
gun
8620
alcoholic movies
1132

Most similar movies to Currency

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about murder, crimes, investigation, neo noir, gun, deadly and dishonesty mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Currency: Motherless Brooklyn (2019), Hammett (1982), Motel (1984), Wild Things 2 (2004), Out of Blue (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Motherless Brooklyn (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, melancholic, captivating
Plot: private detective, murder investigation, investigation, interracial romance, crime investigation, brooklyn new york city, racial segregation, conspiracy, murder, tourette's syndrome, organized crime, corruption ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: harlem, harlem manhattan new york city, new york, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 3K
Hammett (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "This is an entirely imaginary story about the writer Dashiell Hammett, who... in the words of one of his most gifted contemporaries... helped get murder out of the vicar's rose garden and back to the people who are really good at it. The ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized, dark humor
Plot: neo noir, femme fatale, murder, prostitute, investigation, private detective, chinatown, crime, law enforcement, mystery, couples, crimes ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.6
 26
Motel (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The discovery of the mutilated body of a wealthy woman leads a detective to an isolated motel.
Plot: neo noir, neo-noir, avarice, motel, sexuality, storm, sex scene, rich woman, husband wife relationship, misogyny, death, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Wild Things 2 (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sequel to the hot film Wild Things, Wild Things 2 sees teenage bad girls Maya and Britney go on a sex and killing spree to win millions.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, investigation, high school, murder, threesome, crime gone awry, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, danger, conspiracy, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
restaurant movies
3848
betrayal movies
8506
cemetery movies
2687
neo noir movies
2126
 4.8
 1K
Out of Blue (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Detective Mike Hoolihan is called to investigate the shooting of leading astrophysicist and black hole expert, Jennifer Rockwell, she is affected in ways she struggles to comprehend.
Style: enigmatic, tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating
Plot: murder investigation, murder, astronomy, singing, mother daughter relationship, hallucination, fainting, black hole, female detective, danger, family relations, cremation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
They Call Me Mister Tibbs! (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A police detective's investigation of a prostitute's murder points to his best friend.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: self defense, murder, prostitute, police investigation, political corruption, reform, police detective, crimes, law enforcement, legal, partners against crime, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Still of the Night (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When one of his patients is found murdered, psychiatrist Dr. Sam Rice is visited by the investigating officer but refuses to give up any information. He's then visited by the patient's mistress, Brooke Reynolds, whom he quickly falls for ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, psychiatrist, neo noir, mystery, obsession, investigation, infidelity, stalking, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, death in the family ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Faced with two false confessions and numerous suspects after a despised civil magistrate is found shot in the local vicarage, Detective Inspector Slack reluctantly accepts help from Miss Marple.
Style: sexy, mind bending, sexual, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: amateur detective, murder, village, church, riddles and clues, who done it, performer's life, mystery, law enforcement, deadly, crime, crimes ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
biology movies
69
murder movies
17099
greed movies
5425
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: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Plot: hitman, danger, murder, crime, deadly, crimes, investigation, dishonesty, betrayal, rescue, seduction, african american ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Four Dogs Playing Poker (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: With the help of their mentor Felix, a group of the best friends and first-time thieves steal a valuable statuette for a ruthless black market art dealer. After the amateurs botch the delivery of the objet d'art, the dealer kills Felix and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, friends, crime gone awry, betrayal, heist, black market, crimes, disorder, dishonesty, partners, deadly, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 89
Ungodly Acts (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Story: Inspired by actual events. When Melissa Cooper's body is found hanging from a swing set, the 27-year-old's death is initially ruled a suicide. But two weeks later a young man, Adam, comes forward claiming he murdered Melissa on the orders ...
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, disturbing
Plot: religious cult, murder, cult leader, commune, suicide, student, church, interrogation, investigation, double life, manipulation, hanging ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Judge and Jake Wyler (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A retired lady judge runs a private detective agency, helped by an ex-con and various parolees.
Plot: murder, detective agency, probation, private detective, ex convict
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.0
 3K
Deadfall (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After he accidentally kills his father, Mike, during a sting, Joe tries to carry out Mike's dying wish by recovering valuables that Mike's twin brother Lou stole from him years earlier. But Uncle Lou is also a confidence artist, and Joe is ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, murder, gangsters, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, neo noir, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, greed, uncle nephew relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 2K
Tony Rome (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tony Rome, a tough Miami PI living on a houseboat, is hired by a local millionaire to find jewelry stolen from his daughter, and in the process has several encounters with local hoods as well as the Miami Beach PD.
Style: suspenseful, clever, witty, mind bending, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, prostitute, beach, neo noir, who done it, missing person, mystery, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s
Place: miami, florida, usa, miami beach
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Glass House (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After the parents of Ruby and her younger brother, Rhett, are killed in a car crash, their parents' best friends, Erin and Terry Glass, become their guardians. The children hear promises of a world of opulence and California fun -- all they ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, psychological thriller, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, murder, adoption, unlikely criminals, youth, teenage life, custody, dishonesty, high school, family relations, dead parents, loss of parents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Man from London (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Hungary, Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 139 min.
Story: One night Maloin, a switchman at a seaside railway station situated by a ferry harbour, witnesses a terrible event...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: murder, neo noir, ship, witnessing a crime, introspection, moral dilemma, crimes, redemption, suitcase of money, seaside, dock, money ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A tale of passion, crime and punishment set in the summer of 1949. Ed Crane, a barber in a small California town, is dissatisfied with his life, but his wife Doris' infidelity presents him with a chance to change it.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, captivating, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: neo noir, murder, trial, false accusation, deception, crimes, crime, infidelity, life is a bitch, couples, self discovery, existentialism ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 7K
The Killers (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hit man and his partner try to find out why their latest victim, a former race-car driver, did not try to get away.
Style: stylized, clever, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, hitman, betrayal, murder, corruption, femme fatale, robbery, crimes, crime, gangsters, heist, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, usa, miami, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 29K
The Salton Sea (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After the murder of his beloved wife, a man in search of redemption is set adrift in a world where nothing is as it seems. On his journey, he befriends slacker Jimmy "The Finn", becomes involved in rescuing his neighbor Colette from her ...
Style: tense, bleak, twists and turns, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: methamphetamine, drug abuse, neo noir, violence, drug lord, death of wife, vengeance, crimes, crime, double life, working undercover, nothing to lose ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Malta, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: surprise ending, artsy, suspense, non-linear, road movie
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, whodunit, snow, murder, train, vengeance, justice, suspect, doctor, steam train, agatha christie ...
Time: 1930s, post world war one, pre world war two, year 1934
Place: europe, venice, alps, turkey, former yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 42K
Hard Eight (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A stranger mentors a young Reno gambler who weds a hooker and befriends a vulgar casino regular.
Style: clever, gloomy, tense, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: gambling, blackmail, casino, neo noir, ransom, prostitute, crimes, crime, christmas, betrayal, missing person, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa, atlantic city new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Devil All the Time (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In the 1960s after World War II in Southern Ohio, bizarre, compelling and mentally disturbed people suffer from the war's psychological damages.
Style: gothic, suspense, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: church, insanity, murder, violence, reverend, serial killer, small town, evil, neo noir, post war, suicide, society ...
Time: year 1957, 1940s
Place: west virginia, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 29K
Unknown (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: memory loss, kidnapping, hostage, amnesia, ransom, murder, confined, loss of friend, suicide, mystery, survival, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
November Criminals (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Addison Schacht investigates the murder of his friend Kevin, with the help of Phoebe, and they discover the truth is darker than they ever imagined.
Style: touching, cynical, sincere, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teen drama
Plot: high school, death of mother, murder, investigation, confrontation, girlfriend, father son relationship, friendship, shot to death, teenager, police, drug dealer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.9
 5K
Cutter's Way (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Richard spots a man dumping a body, and decides to expose the man he thinks is the culprit with his friend Alex Cutter.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, alcohol abuse, veteran, dishonesty, crimes, murder mystery, investigation, revenge, arson, neo noir, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, california, asia, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.9
 194
The Insomniac (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: John Figg has a great career and a gorgeous fiancée. When he inherits a nice house in a quiet neighborhood, he finally starts to feel like his life is coming together. Trouble arises, however, when John's house is burglarized, and the thieves ...
Style: dark
Plot: whodunit, betrayal, paranoia, self destruction, obsession, insomnia, murder, self destructing
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Midnight Man (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An ex-convict, and ex-cop, finds himself in the midst of drama as a murder, of a female student, is commited at the university where he works as a night watchman. He is reluctantly drawn into the criminal investigation and eventually becomes a ...
Plot: murder, ex convict, police officer, investigation, lesbian, murder mystery, ex cop, three brothers, barn, tractor, redneck, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past in 1969. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption... before everything goes to hell. A young ...
Style: exciting, suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: surveillance, danger, criminal, hotel, disorder, violence, ruse, deadly, motel, hippie, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, year 1969, year 1959 ...
Place: nevada, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 8K
Mobsters (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story of a group of friends in turn of the century New York, from their early days as street hoods to their rise in the world of organized crime...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, friendship, betrayal, murder, crimes, crime, vengeance, criminal heroes, tough heroes, blind ambition, dishonesty, organized crime ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1910s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 21K
Clockers (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Strike is a young city drug pusher under the tutelage of drug lord Rodney Little. When a night manager at a fast-food restaurant is found with four bullets in his body, Strike's older brother turns himself in as the killer. Det. Rocco Klein ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: murder, police brutality, cocaine, aids, drug dealing, ghetto, housing project, brooklyn new york city, train, drug dealer, apartment complex, drug lord ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%