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
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, survival, crimes, vengeance, confined, hip hop, partners, chase, danger, chases and races, dishonesty, escapades, deadly, drugs/alcohol, race against time, architect, strip club, self defense, sergeant, bounty, revenge, tied feet, nightclub owner
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa

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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 rough films with plots about crimes, danger, chases and races, rivalry, deadly, crime and confined mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Wrong Side of Town: Jump Out Boys (2008), Cold Blooded (2012), L.A. Vice (1989), Safehouse (2008), The Don of the Dons (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.5
 559
Jump Out Boys (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in post hurricane New Orleans. A brutal Mexican drug lord (Armando LeDuc) busts out of jail to retrieve the $15 million that his girlfriend is hiding. But detective Raymond (Kris Kristofferson) and McCoy (Sheldon Robbins) will try their best to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, chaos and mayhem, confined, crimes, heroes, tough heroes, crime, chaos, rivalry, danger, drug dealing, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 716
Cold Blooded (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A female police officer has to keep a prisoner from escaping a nearly abandoned hospital unit at the same time his violent partners come looking for him.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, chases and races, reluctant partners, nightshift, crimes, confined, woman in danger, chase, hospital, partners, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.9
 82
L.A. Vice (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious
Plot: kidnapping, mystery, chases and races, crimes, missing person, deadly, law enforcement, partners, police investigation, confined, partners against crime, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 2.8
 141
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, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, rescue, chases and races, crimes, loss of partner, vengeance, criminal's revenge, crime, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The Don of the Dons (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The Don of Dons is a forced love story with murderous pulp action. Mr. Brown, a man that is pushed beyond his limits must find a mythical figure only known as the Mad Sam. If he fails, the gangsters that have kidnapped the love of his life will kill ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mysterious character, track down, violence spree, gangsters, crime, kidnapping, chases and races, crimes, gang, deadly, master criminal, forced into action ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.8
 582
Final Approach (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 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: terrorism, race against time, daring rescue, crimes, rescue, heroes, tough heroes, deadly, master criminal, one man army, danger, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: danger, drug dealing, isolation, crime gone awry, chase, disorder, deathtrap, on the run, survival, drugs/alcohol, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: confined, crimes, kidnapping, survival, danger, hostages, freezer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dishonesty, going straight, chases and races, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, rivalry, on the run, danger, life turned upside down
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.2
 677
Misfire (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: WKBA kickboxing champion and hard-action star Gary Daniels (The Expendables) takes to the screen in a border-crossing, barrier smashing all-action explosion that pits his will to live against the merciless murder machine of a Mexican drug cartel. ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: heroes, chases and races, crime, kidnapping, rivalry, confined, crimes, couple relations, hitman, journalism, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, escapades, heroic mission, crimes, confined, heroes, rivalry, race against time, danger, adventure, undercover, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, danger, rivalry, hitman, working undercover, deadly, haunted by the past, vengeance, undercover, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.4
 20K
Setup (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of friends plan out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the other by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, danger, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, dishonesty, crime gone awry, betrayal, crime, prisoner, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
 614
Backflash (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is released from prison and heads home to help outwit a local mob boss and pull off the scam of a lifetime.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, heist, odd couple, store, femme fatale, rivalry, chase, murder, desert, on the run, kidnapping, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: serious, rough, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, mentally unstable, deadly, vengeance, law enforcement, violence spree, doctors and patients, crime, chases and races, crimes, confined, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Bullets, Blood & a Fistful of Ca$h (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hard boiled tale of bloody revenge that interweaves the stories of nine criminals. The story takes place in one day, on the eve of an all out syndicate war. Through a twisted series of events, the interweaving narratives are put on an ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: collision, gang, deadly, gory, law enforcement, partners, dishonesty, black market, police investigation, police detective, tough heroes, drug dealing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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, partners against crime, crimes, police detective, law enforcement, danger, tough heroes, deadly, confined, hopes, rivalry, 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, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, nightclub, heroes, investigation, tough heroes, on the run, protagonist as suspect, gangsters, chases and races, crime, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 4.1
 252
Border Lost (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Over five thousand people illegally cross the border each day. There are areas where crime is at its highest, where criminals prey upon these defenseless groups. An elite task force is put together with high expectations of solving this problem that ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: illegal immigration, immigrants, loss of partner, crimes, special agents, daring rescue, heroes, escapades, confined, partners against crime, gang, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, crime, police investigation, investigation, police detective, police corruption, crimes, urban, gang, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 696
Firetrap (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Master burglar Max Hopper is released early after three years and soon gets an exceptional job: stealing an advanced computer-chip from the IQ Industries headquarters. His first attempt fails; when he enters in cop uniform during an emergency board ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, undercover, burned alive, murder, cons and scams, crimes, confined, hostages, criminal's revenge, adventure, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.7
 853
Bounty Hunters (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of down-on-their-luck bounty hunters hit the jackpot one night when they pick up an informant with a hundred thousand dollar bounty on his head. But their world is turned upside down when a mob boss offers them one million dollars in ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: bounty hunter, deadly, partners, gangsters, crimes, crime, chase, law enforcement, danger, dishonesty, murder, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.5
 712
Dead Drop (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, 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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, crimes, danger, betrayal, working undercover, chases and races, tough heroes, dishonesty, master criminal, vengeance, one man army, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 6.6
 2K
Midnight FM (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Popular TV anchorwoman & late night radio host Sun-Young prepares to work her final radio program. After this program she will prepare to take her ill daughter to America the following morning. During the radio show Ko Sun-Young receives a ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, chases and races, radio show, crimes, hostages, justice, vigilantism, psychopath, confined, anchor, radio dj, retiring ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
12 Hours to Live (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Amy is having a bad day. Not only has she been kidnapped by a deranged gunman, but as a diabetic without her insulin, her chances of survival are diminishing with each tick of the clock. FBI agent Megan Saunders isn't walking ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, loss of partner, confined, crime, hostages, on the run, vengeance, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Crazy Girls Undercover (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Story: The film is about a group of Las Vegas sexy showgirls who are undercover agents working with a former C.I.A. agent (Robertson) to stop a terrorist attack.
Style: realistic, sexy, serious, suspenseful
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, chases and races, danger, race against time, deadly, rivalry, terrorism, vengeance, gun, female nudity, bare breasts, explosion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.1
 2K
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, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, parents and children, chase, danger, siblings relations, wilderness, witnessing a crime, crimes, murder, prison, death, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.9
 467
The Enemy (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Luxembourg, USA, Germany, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A CIA agent and a geneticist battle to keep a deadly biological weapon from falling into the wrong hands when the weapon's inventor is kidnapped.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, antidote, undercover, rescue, deadly, danger, race against time, crimes, save the day, chases and races, secret agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: east germany, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison life, danger, ballet, gangsters, rescue, corrupt officer, crimes, track down, confined, crime, chases and races, frame up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.5
 6K
Ticker (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ray Nettles, a detective of San Francisco, and his partner Fuzzy must take up to one of the most dangerous terrorist gangs of the city. When one of the terrorists, the beautiful scientist Claire Manning is arrested, Swan, the leader of the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, race against time, terrorism, master criminal, police investigation, save the day, daring rescue, hostages, confined, crime, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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