Movies like Wrong Side of Town

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Wrong Side of Town (2010)
 3.8
 3K
Wrong Side of Town (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ex-Navy Seal Bobby Kalinowski lives a quiet, peaceful life as a landscape architect in an LA suburb with his wife Dawn and 16 year old daughter Brianna. Tonight they are invited out for an evening on the town by new neighbors clay and Elise Freeman to a happening club downtown. Little did they know that this would be the start of a life or death ordeal for the group.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, survival, danger, dishonesty, revenge, kidnapping, architect, self defense, nightclub owner, abduction, vengeance, confined, hip hop, partners, graphic violence, chase, chases and races, escapades, deadly, drugs/alcohol, race against time, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), strip club, sergeant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, los angeles

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Most similar movies to Wrong Side of Town

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, danger, graphic violence, profanity, rivalry, crime and chases and races mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Wrong Side of Town: Assassins' Code (2011), The Contractor (2013), N.Y.C. Underground (2013), Freezer (2014), Assassins Run (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Assassins' Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A corporate assassination forces opportunistic double agents from three nations to fight to retrieve a high-tech computer disk containing schematics for a deadly weapon.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, crimes, hitman, working undercover, danger, dishonesty, rivalry, undercover, vengeance, haunted by the past, deadly, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story centers on Charlie, a Los Angeles billionaire financial whiz who goes into self-imposed exile in Tijuana after his empire is revealed to have been a Ponzi scheme. While looking for the woman he abandoned there 25 years before, Charlie is ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, track down, crimes, rivalry, danger, on the run, police corruption, law enforcement, vengeance, special agents, crime, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico, los angeles, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 3.8
 626
The Contractor (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elizabeth Chase is busy remodeling her new home with her lawyer husband, Paul and daughter, McKenzie. To make sure it's finished before a charity event they're hosting, the couple hire a contractor, Javier, to help. However Elizabeth ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, family in danger, crimes, stalking, danger, dishonesty, deadly, couples, chases and races, crime, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
N.Y.C. Underground (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Wealthy, Manhattanite brothers Dylan, Logan and a group of their friends head to Brooklyn for a concert when they meet notorious gangster, Simon and make an ill-advised deal with him. Soon, things go wrong and now the group is desperately running ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, gangsters, crime gone awry, drug dealing, drugs/alcohol, survival, chases and races, escapades, danger, on the run, isolation, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 5.2
 3K
Freezer (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Robert Saunters, a mechanic is knocked unconscious at his birthday dinner and wakes up to find himself locked up inside the restaurant's freezer. Knowing nothing of why he's there, he realizes he has been mistaken as someone else.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: confined, hostages, survival, hostage, crimes, danger, freezer, kidnapping, graphic violence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Assassins Run (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maya becomes the target of the Russian mafia after her husband, a successful American businessman, is killed.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, prison life, rescue, gangsters, ballet, frame up, kidnapping, betrayal, confined, crimes, track down, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, saint petersburg, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 2.9
 148
Safehouse (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ex-FBI agent Cooper O'Neil thinks the dangerous times in his life are in the past; that is, until his former partner shows up dead at his marina home. O'Neil's old partner had a coveted thumb drive in his possession when he died, and ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Plot: rescue, danger, intrigue, law enforcement, special agents, deadly, chases and races, dishonesty, vengeance, kidnapping, revenge, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Caught in the Crossfire (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two detectives investigating a gang-related find themselves targeted by both gang members and crooked cops.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, police detective, partners against crime, police investigation, partners, law enforcement, deadly, police corruption, profanity, investigation, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Power of Few (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Spies, cops and armed children cross paths on a day of danger, mystery and possible transformation. Five unusual characters are unknowingly connected to an extraordinary smuggling operation, as religious conspiracy collides with urban crime.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, escapades, mystery, religions or cults, drugs/alcohol, medicine, multiple storylines, collision, danger, crime, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.2
 841
Assassins Tale (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three assassins deal with life, love, addiction and trust as each tries to find the answers to a better life. Together, they prove to be the most trustworthy in this tangled web of murder, greed, friendship and betrayal.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, destiny, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal, danger, murder, violence, lone wolves, crime, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
House of the Rising Sun (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ray, an ex-cop, is starting a new life looking to stay out of trouble. One evening, on Ray's watch, the nightclub he works for is robbed and the owner's son is shot dead. As his criminal past is exposed Ray hunts for the person responsible ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, nightclub, on the run, law enforcement, investigation, gangsters, protagonist as suspect, crimes, heroes, dishonesty, tough heroes, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Dangerous Man (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After serving 6 years for a crime he didn't commit, Shane Daniels is released from jail with an apology from the State of Arizona. Within hours of his freedom, he unluckily bears witness to a cop killing by Chinese mafia who have a kidnapped ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: profanity, crimes, danger, rivalry, confined, gangsters, heroes, one man army, martial arts, nudity (full frontal - brief), chinese, police officer killed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 4K
Hijacked (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A special agent's plans to reconcile with his ex-fiancé are ruined when she boards a private jet that is targeted by hijackers working for the same crime lord that he is chasing.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, save the day, terrorism, danger, crimes, secret agents, confined, rivalry, hijacking, murder, police officer, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 488
Black Ransom (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A powerful triad boss has been kidnapped, and the new police superintendent Koo (Fala Chen) decides to recruit the help of Mann (Simon Yam), a former supercop who has since been relegated to back-up duty. Mann has his work cut out for him when he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, danger, confined, murder, vengeance, blackmail, kidnapping, police brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Enemies Among Us (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's not politics as usual, or is it? The governor of Louisiana is about to become the vice-presidential candidate for his party but a murder and an international web spanning from South Africa to Pakistan and North Korea might just get in the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: assassination, campaign, danger, crimes, dishonesty, political corruption, politics, haunted by the past, rivalry, state affairs, drugs/alcohol, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.3
 2K
Sacrifice (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A tough undercover cop inadvertently gets involved in a dangerous heroin ring when a young defector of the drug trade leaves his five year-old sister in his care.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, police detective, law enforcement, crimes, partners against crime, confined, hopes, danger, deadly, tough heroes, profanity, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 547
Crash and Burn (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Kevin Hawkins (Erik Palladino, E.R.) agrees to infiltrate the ruthless underground world of choppers, he is quickly thrown into a world of fast cars and high stakes. Pitted between a ruthless crime boss (Michael Madsen, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gangsters, car chase, gang, secret identity, crimes, crime, secret agents, undercover, law enforcement, dishonesty, danger, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 6K
The Entitled (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Without the security of the job he wants or the future he dreamed of, Paul Dynan plans the perfect crime to help his struggling family – abduct the socialite children of three wealthy men and collect a ransom of $3-million dollars. Over the course ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, crime gone awry, confined, danger, confinement indoors, partners, crimes, breaking point, unlikely criminals, disorder, rich ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4.4
 1K
The Employer (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five highly qualified applicants interview for a coveted job with the Carcharias Corporation, a powerful conglomerate whose business practices are shrouded in mystery. On the night before the last round of interviews, they are all kidnapped and ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: crimes, confined, danger, rivalry, contests and competitions, survival, kidnapping, death, corporate crimes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Good Day for It (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man forced to abandon his wife and daughter years earlier must risk his life to settle an old score and reunite his family.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family in danger, crimes, reunion, rivalry, vengeance, small town, parents and children, homecoming, gang, forced into action, save the day, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 2K
VANish (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Three thugs kidnap Emma, the daughter of a drug kingpin, and have no idea that murderous blood that runs through her veins. As time passes, the unlucky threesome finds themselves in danger from the police, gangsters and their captive.
Style: tense, serious, suspense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crimes, danger, on the road, captivity, confined, kidnapping, road trip, chaos, rivalry, graphic violence, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.7
 990
Air Collision (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a solar storm wipes out the air traffic control system, Air Force One and a passenger jet liner are locked on a collision course in the skies above the midwest.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, survival, save the day, danger, race against time, control room, disorder, confined, escapades, catastrophe, army, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Girl from the Naked Eye (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jake is a driver for a seedy escort service operating out of 'The Naked Eye strip club', he's a street thug type who falls for a witty high-class escort named Sandy. Except one night Sandy is found murdered, the only clues left behind ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, stripper, violence, neo noir, surrealism, bar fight, nudity (full frontal - brief), heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 3K
Breakout (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A pair of criminals try to track down the kids who witnessed them commit a murder in the woods.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, parents and children, chase, danger, witnessing a crime, siblings relations, crimes, wilderness, murder, prison, family relations, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
 773
Mission Park (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four friends from the rough side of town grow apart when two are consumed by a life of crime, and the other two become FBI agents sent deep undercover - to bring down those childhood friends.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, working undercover, crimes, drug dealing, ambition, undercover, police officer, friendship, danger, law enforcement, right hand man, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 2K
Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ethan Tell is a small time crook who makes a big-time score when he steals 1 million dollars. Ironically, his life radically changes for the worst when he discovers that stealing the money was the easy part and he now must keep his partner, his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, heist, rivalry, danger, life turned upside down, on the run, going straight, dishonesty, graphic violence, chases and races, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dead in a Heartbeat (2002)
Genre: Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unlikely duo, Lieutenant Tom Royko of the Seattle Bomb Squad and renowned heart surgeon, Dr. Gillian Hayes, find themselves in a race against time to track down a disturbed bomber who is inexplicably causing Dr. Hayes' patients to explode.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, vengeance, deadly, law enforcement, mentally unstable, danger, doctors and patients, crimes, chases and races, crime, rivalry, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sinners and Saints (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In lawless storm ravaged New Orleans, eleaguered Detective Sean Riley is trying to cope with the death of his young son and the abandonment of his wife. Facing a probable suspension from the department, Riley is teamed with a young homicide ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, gunfight, danger, partners, undercover, dishonesty, serial murder, tough cop, death of son, revenge, violence, street ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Paris Countdown (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unable to repay their debts, Milan and Victor, best friends and co-owners of a Paris nightclub, are lured into a drug deal that goes bad. Tortured by police, they negotiate their freedom against an overwhelming testimony that condemns their ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, crimes, psychopath, survival, race against time, friendship, danger, betrayal, on the run, murder, police, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, mexico, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 3K
Bullet (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Danny Trejo plays 'Bullet' a tough cop who takes the law into his own hands when his grandson is kidnapped.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, kidnapping, revenge, vigilantism, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, crimes, family relations, drug dealing, danger, corruption, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%