Movies like Wrong Side of Town

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Wrong Side of Town (2010)
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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: revenge, crimes, survival, dishonesty, architect, self defense, nightclub owner, abduction, kidnapping, hip hop, graphic violence, chase, escapades, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), confined, partners, race against time, sergeant, strip club, bounty, wrestler, danger, profanity, chases and races ...
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 realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, danger, graphic violence, chases and races, deadly, rivalry and dishonesty mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Wrong Side of Town: N.Y.C. Underground (2013), Dead Drop (2013), Assassins' Code (2011), The Contractor (2013), Safehouse (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, crime gone awry, chase, isolation, drug dealing, disorder, survival, escapades, on the run, confined, deathtrap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Dead Drop (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After surviving a fall from a plane 3000-feet over the ocean, a former CIA operative turned government contractor re-infiltrates a dangerous North Mexican drug trafficking ring to find his own killer. With his memory unraveling, he descends into a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, betrayal, undercover, tough heroes, master criminal, dishonesty, working undercover, car chase, revenge, spy, left to die, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Assassins' Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 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, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, crimes, hitman, working undercover, undercover, rivalry, dishonesty, vengeance, spy, woman with a gun, haunted by the past, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 3.9
 711
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, realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, family in danger, crimes, stalking, dishonesty, lifetime, vengeance, strong female presence, graphic violence, woman in danger, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: rescue, law enforcement, intrigue, dishonesty, vengeance, mafia, kidnapping, revenge, special agents, loss of partner, crimes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison life, rescue, gangsters, ballet, kidnapping, frame up, track down, confined, woman in danger, crimes, twists and turns, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Power of Few (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, 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: tense, serious, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, religions or cults, escapades, mystery, medicine, multiple storylines, collision, obsessive quest, dishonesty, society, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, vatican
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85%
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Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, rivalry, life turned upside down, on the run, going straight, dishonesty, graphic violence, sexual content, criminal heroes, money, heist, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Crash and Burn (2008)
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gangsters, undercover, secret agents, crimes, law enforcement, gang, secret identity, dishonesty, friends, undercover agent, empire, speed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, family in danger, rivalry, vengeance, small town, gang, parents and children, forced into action, homecoming, save the day, murder, cafe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
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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, crimes, police investigation, rivalry, law enforcement, confined, murder, vengeance, blackmail, hostage, police brutality, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, crimes, politics, political corruption, haunted by the past, dishonesty, rivalry, graphic violence, state affairs, corruption, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, confined, freezer, crimes, twists and turns, kidnapped, assassin, hostage, stolen money, undercover cop, russian mafia, hypothermia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Finish Line (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Minor league stock car racer Mitch Camponella gets closer to his NASCAR dreams when he's hired as private mechanic to a millionaire importer. But Mitch's ambition comes with a heavy price when he realizes that his new boss is a smuggler ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, rough ...
Plot: crimes, arms dealing, rivalry, unlikely criminals, smuggling, dream, manipulation, dishonesty, escapades, car chase, chase, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: 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: track down, gangsters, crimes, on the run, rivalry, special agents, law enforcement, vengeance, police corruption, swat team, armed forces, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Devil's in the Details (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 7 minutes from now in Nogales, Arizona, Thomas Conrad's life will forever change when he gets caught up in a Mexican cartels poetic game of drug mule chess.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, drug dealing, race against time, rivalry, strong violent content, mexican, drug cartel, danger, chases and races
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, destiny, murder, medieval, violence, assassin, woman with a gun, loyalty, bandit, drug abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.3
 4K
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, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, tough law enforcer, kidnapping, vigilantism, corruption, one man army, law enforcement, crimes, drug dealing, family relations, extortion, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, latin america, mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Road to Juarez (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American ex-con with Mexican underworld ties ensnares a pair of young misfits into a dangerous heist in Mexico. Inspired by true events.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, chase, crime gone awry, cons and scams, buddies, desert, dishonesty, ex convict, graphic violence, friends, crimes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Suicide (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Israel
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A failed businessman must kill himself to pay off a loan shark or his family will die, but a detective discovers the case turns on a shocking secret.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: crimes, family in danger, race against time, forced into action, save the day, escapades, lawyer, psychotic, loan shark, blackmail, strong female presence, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
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50%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, martial arts, stripper, violence, surrealism, medieval, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, working undercover, crimes, drug dealing, police officer, undercover, ambition, friendship, right hand man, law enforcement, criminal heroes, child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Greetings to the Devil (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Colombia, Mexico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former guerrilla is reluctantly drawn into the vengeance scheme of one of his victims.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, crimes, rivalry, confined, race against time, forced into action, murder, kidnapping, graphic violence, heroes, tough heroes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Final Approach (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: FBI hostage rescue team leader Jack Bender has been sacked for not being a team player, and months later he finds himself in the ultimate hostage nightmare: stuck aboard a plane that's been taken over by a group of well-armed terrorists who ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, terrorism, crimes, daring rescue, race against time, rescue, heroes, tough heroes, save the day, master criminal, one man army, air disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, gunfight, undercover, partners, dishonesty, serial murder, death of son, revenge, brutality, martial arts, gang war, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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47%
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Body Armour (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Germany, Spain, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A burned-out bodyguard is hired to protect the man he hates the most: an international assassin who destroyed his career and ruined his life. Forced to put his personal feelings on hold, the bodyguard must use all his skills and years of experience ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: assassin, hitman, vigilantism, crimes, rivalry, gunfight, murder, vengeance, heroes, graphic violence, assassination, nightclub ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Wild Card (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young, beautiful wife cheating on her rich, older husband amidst the neon lights of Las Vegas. Four men hired to do a job, but there is a traitor in their midst. Adultery, betrayal, kidnapping and murder lead to the ultimate double cross and no ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, gambling, woman in danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, confined, gangsters, betrayal, tough heroes, crumbling marriage, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
 183
Betrayal (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vazgen "Vaz", a Mobster turned businessman, is pulled back into his past life, when his eldest son is accused of killing a Russian gangster. Now he must find a way to save his family and all that he's built.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, criminal's revenge, family in danger, revenge, violence, graphic violence, forced into action, revenge motive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, exciting ...
Plot: crimes, psychopath, race against time, survival, friendship, on the run, betrayal, murder, chase, police, friends, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, scary, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, survival, psychopath, isolation, race against time, track down, crimes, mentally unstable, mentally challenged, confined, graphic violence, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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