Movies like Cuore cattivo

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Cuore cattivo (1995)
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Cuore cattivo (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a robbery gone awry, a young man breaks into an apartment and takes a wheelchair bound girl hostage.
Plot: thief, heist, police, violence, hostage, brutality, gun, theft, robbery, suburbs, captive, television, shooting, street life, mother daughter relationship, media, false accusation, redemption, police commissioner, neighbor, ransom, escape, arrest, police officer, crime gone awry ...
Place: rome italy

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Most similar movies to Cuore cattivo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and bleak films with plots about police, robbery, police officer, gun, violence, crimes and murder mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cuore cattivo: Shot Pattern (1982), Poliziotti (1995), Free Hand for a Tough Cop (1976), City Under Siege (1974), Incident in an Alley (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shot Pattern (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: revenge, suburbs, karate, sadness, police van, investigation, thief, theft, vengeance, subway, death of daughter, prison sentence ...
Place: paris france
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95%
 6.1
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Poliziotti (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When young cop Andrea is assigned to keep watch over dangerous Godfather Sante, who's in hospital after a fake suicide attempt, the stage is set for disaster.
Plot: carabinieri, police, drugs, explicit sex, police officer, police officer killed, police officer shot, suicide, italian police, male nudity, police officer shot in the chest, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Free Hand for a Tough Cop (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Free Hand for a Tough Cop (Italian: Il trucido e lo sbirro, also known as Tough Cop) is an Italian poliziottesco-action film directed in 1976 by Umberto Lenzi. In this movie Tomas Milian plays for the first time Sergio Marazzi aka "Er ...
Plot: police, kidnapping, ransom, shot in the side, mafia, robbery, baby, shot to death, criminal underworld, shot point blank, police brutality, police chase ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
City Under Siege (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A string of violent jewel robberies force Police Inspector Parrino to get rough with the city’s criminal scum. Things take a turn for the worse when he’s confronted with the murder of an prostitute.
Plot: police officer, suburbs, police, prostitution, drug, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Incident in an Alley (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A policeman is accused of manslaughtering a 14 year old boy, but is acquitted of all charges. Still, he feels a lot of guilt and begins to doubt if he really is innocent after all. A stolen clarinet gives him a lead in his desperate hunt for the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: police officer, law enforcement, legal investigation, crimes, crime, redemption, teenage life, heist, accidental shooting, murder trial, death of child, acquittal ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Romanzo Criminale (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: The Lebanese has a dream: to conquer the underworld of Rome. To carry out this feat without precedent he puts together a ruthless and highly organized gang. Their progress and changes in leadership take place over 25 years, from the 1970s into the ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, police investigation, gang, crimes, leadership, crime, rivalry, law enforcement, partners, ransom, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 70s, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.5
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No Good Deed (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While doing a friend a favor and searching for a runaway teenager, a police detective stumbles upon a bizarre band of criminals about to pull off a bank robbery.
Style: neo noir, suspense, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police detective, hostage, robbery, bank robbery, femme fatale, police, crime, crimes, manipulation, rivalry, manipulations, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1920s
Place: usa, canada, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Worker's Life (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An acknowledged and proven factory worker gets fired after workers' strike.
Plot: factory worker, love, labor strike, supermarket, arrest, unemployment, newsstand, rain, husband wife relationship, death, marriage, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Assistant (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Daniel Petrie scripted and directed this Canadian-British film, an adaptation of the memorable 1957 Brooklyn-based novel by Brooklyn-born Bernard Malamud, author of The Natural. During the Depression, drifter Frank Alpine (Gil Bellows) and hobo Ward ...
Plot: thief, redemption, theft, drifter, old man, old woman, hold up, homelessness, museum, library, coughing, smoking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Pizza, Beer, and Cigarettes (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple of friends work for a taxi driver to rob his passengers, but they feel like they're getting ripped off. They decide to plan their own robberies, but they are amateurs and things don't go too well. One of the youths, Cordoba, whose ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: gang, heist, pregnancy, survival, down on your luck, teenage life, city life, crimes, criminal heroes, juvenile delinquency, crime gone awry, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, uruguay, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
 263
Born Bad (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers rob a bank, causing a deadly standoff.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: robbery, gun, violence, father son relationship, police, sniper, cash, suit and tie, caucasian, gunshot, blood, sheriff ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 9K
Money (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A forged 500-franc note is cynically passed from person to person and shop to shop, until it falls into the hands of a genuine innocent who doesn't see it for what it is - which will have devastating consequences on his life, causing him to ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, bleak, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: forgery, betrayal, murder, automated teller machine, money, heist, delivery, injustice, frame up, teenage life, crimes, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Violent Four (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A detective is assigned to head a manhunt for four violent bank robbers.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, non-linear, rough ...
Plot: car chase, deadly, criminal heroes, manhunt, chases and races, law enforcement, tough heroes, heist, gangsters, criminal's revenge, crime, chase ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
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The Boys (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hours, it becomes clear this day ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, prison sex, murder, prison, australian, family relations, dysfunctional family, redemption, crime, crimes, family problems, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, california, sydney australia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 28K
Tsotsi (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The South African multi-award winning film about a young South African boy from the ghetto named Tsotsi, meaning Gangster. Tsotsi, who left home as a child to get away from helpless parents, finds a baby in the back seat of a car that he has just ...
Style: bleak, sincere, emotional, captivating, rough ...
Plot: poverty, gang, bully, redemption, baby, murder, robbery, slum, life is a bitch, society, haunted by the past, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, johannesburg south africa, africa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
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The Heist (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four young criminals are planning a heist against a racecourse and in order to obtain a seed capital they rob a gambling den. They celebrate the successful heist by throwing a party but it turns out to be a lot of disagreement within the group.
Plot: robbery, escape, caper, police officer killed, car chase, ambulance, alcoholic, hotel, fight, cat, racetrack, illegal gambling ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
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Levity (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Manuel Jordan is a man who is free after serving 23 years for killing a teenager during an attempted robbery. After nearly two decades of staring at his victim's face on a newspaper clipping in his cell, the paroled man attempts to find ...
Style: touching, emotional, psychological, melancholic, philosophical ...
Plot: redemption, sin, murder, prison, criminal, robbery, gang, friendship, haunted by the past, going straight, human nature, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Abusing Protocol (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Story: After the death of his brother (Tommy), RJ moves in with Gang Leader (Cane) and quickly finds himself wrapped up in a world of abuse and drugs. Local businessman (Dave) is watching the things he loves disappear in front of his very eyes. What ...
Plot: gang, sex, affair, gangster, drunkenness, violence, police, gun, robbery, gang leader, street gang, drugs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Other Side of Bonnie and Clyde (1968)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Quasi-documentay on Bonnie and Clyde... Larry Buchanan style!
Style: psychotronic
Plot: killer, murder, moll, widow, poem, thief, small town, field, folk hero, poetry, jail, shot in the face ...
Time: 1930s
Place: dallas texas, iowa, missouri, texas, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Once in the Life (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once in the life (of drug dealing and organized crime), can anyone get out? During a brief jail stay, two half-brothers, who have rarely seen each other while growing up, connect. One of them, called 20/20 Mike because he can sense people nearby, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: prison, gang, law enforcement, crime gone awry, friendship, heist, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, life is a bitch, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 47K
Gomorrah (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: An inside look at Italy's modern-day crime families, the Camorra in Naples and Caserta. Based on a book by Roberto Saviano. Power, money and blood: these are the "values" that the residents of the Province of Naples and Caserta have ...
Style: bleak, tense, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gang war, criminal, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, danger, deadly, organized crime, debt, power, social decay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, manhattan new york city, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 4K
Wanda (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Wanda, after a string of abusive relationships, abandons her family and seeks solace in the company of a petty criminal (Michael Higgins).
Style: bleak, gloomy, realistic, serious, no music ...
Plot: family relations, bar, on the road, travel, thief, feminism, working class, heist, introspection, redemption, human nature, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.1
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La Haine (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Aimlessly whiling away their days in the concrete environs of their dead-end suburbia, Vinz, Hubert, and Said -- a Jew, African, and an Arab -- give human faces to France's immigrant populations, their bristling resentment at their social ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: rebel, poverty, youth, drugs, racism, police brutality, protest, friendship, urban ghetto life, skinhead, rebellion, realism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Day of the Wolves (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of six thieves selected from different areas are sent a letter that promises them a minimum of $50,000 and includes a plane ticket. The letter instructs them to grow a beard. After being given a blindfolded ride from the airport, they arrive ...
Style: neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: small town, man with no name, sheriff, disguise, one against many, small western town, street shootout, beard, cowboy, telephone, police brutality, modern western ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.0
 23K
The Red Circle (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Master thief Corey is fresh out of prison. But instead of toeing the line of law-abiding freedom, he finds his steps leading back to the shadowy world of crime, crossing those of a notorious escapee and alcoholic ex-cop. As the unlikely trio plots a ...
Style: neo noir, tense, bleak, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, nightclub, sniper, escape, prison, police, thief, pimp, crimes, crime, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe, marseille, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 2K
Oh Mercy (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A police chief in northern France tries to solve a case where an old woman was brutally murdered.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: police, murder, investigation, crime scene, corpse, police officer, police detective, danger, violence, brutality, society, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 2K
Rabid Dogs (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a bank job goes badly wrong, three desperate criminals take a young woman and a father and child hostage - it's the beginning of a frantic and violent road trip that not all of them will survive.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: robbery, murder, criminal, escape, father daughter relationship, on the road, road trip, police, car chase, bank, hostage, bullet ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
 140
The Boxer (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Boxer Teddy Wilcox (Robert Blake) leaves his manager and relocates. He finds Nick, a manager/trainer. Before Wilcox's first fight, Nick receives a threat-- Wilcox loses, or Nick will die.
Plot: murder, boxer, accusation, hippie, volkswagen beetle, death threat, cigar smoking, boxing, investigator, violence, police, diner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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
Style: neo noir
Plot: hitman, death, murder, video tape, criminal, mafia, police, blackmail, husband wife relationship, pursuit, drugs, gun ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Second Breath (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: With his customary restraint and ruthless attention to detail, director Jean-Pierre Melville follows the parallel tracks of French underworld criminal Gu (the inimitable Lino Ventura), escaped from prison and roped into one last robbery, and the ...
Style: exciting, gloomy, bleak, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: master criminal, gangsters, heist, one last job, betrayal, robbery, prison, tough heroes, petty criminal, track down, crime gone awry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%