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Offender (2012)
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Offender (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Justice needs to be served at Britain's most notorious young offenders institute.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: vengeance, prison, prison life, crime, confined, crimes, life is a bitch, vigilantism, pregnancy, chase, robbery, construction worker, teenage boy, juvenile delinquency, death of son, beating, flashback, shower, drugs, male nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, strangulation, fight, riot, motorcycle
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crime, crimes, deadly, prison, rivalry, confined and murder mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Offender: Starred Up (2013), Dog Pound (2010), One on One (2014), The Big I Am (2010), Chess Game (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Starred Up (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 19-year-old Eric, arrogant and ultra-violent, is prematurely transferred to the same adult prison facility as his estranged father. As his explosive temper quickly finds him enemies in both prison authorities and fellow inmates — and his already ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: prison, prison life, parents and children, juvenile delinquent, gay father, group therapy, confined, teenage life, youth, violence, family relations, therapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: britain, england
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Dog Pound (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three juvenile delinquents arrive at a correctional center and are put under the care of an experienced guard.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: juvenile delinquency, prison, sodomy, crimes, realism, rebelliousness, incest overtones, isolation, crime, prison life, confined, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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100%
 5.7
 709
One on One (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On May 9th, a female high school student was brutally murdered. There are 7 suspects and 7 shadows that terrorize them. Who are they and which one of them is you?
Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: gory, vigilantism, murder, crime, crimes, deadly, vengeance, kidnapping, danger, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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The Big I Am (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cruel twist of fate catapults small time crook Mickey Skinner into the big league, as head of a brutal London gang poised on the brink of a lucrative human-trafficking deal.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, ambition, crimes, rivalry, gang, rise and fall, deadly, dishonesty, unfulfillment
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 5.4
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Chess Game (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mina (Priscila Fantin) is arrested for defrauding the Social Security and beyond to defend the other inmates need to escape from the prison director of surveillance (Tuca Andrada). The crime involved a Senator (Antonio Calloni), trying in every way ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: mind game, prison life, criminal heroes, prison, crime, confined, crimes, rivalry, psychological thriller, psychological torture, corruption
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Thorne: Scaredycat (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: D.I. Tom Thorne's latest case puts him on the hunt for not one, but two serial killers, who seem to be working together, yet killing separately.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime, serial killer, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, murderous pair, fighting crime, murder, strangulation, police detective
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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34%
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Shiner (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The past catches up with a ruthlessly ambitious boxing promoter.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: athlete's life, crime, gang, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, down on your luck, ambition, dishonesty, limousine, male nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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McVicar (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: John McVicar was a London Bad Boy. he graduated to armed bank robbery and was Britain's "Public Enemy No. 1". He was captured and put into a high security prison. Will even the highest security prison be able to hold him? This is the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Plot: prison, criminal, prison life, crime, rise and fall, human spirit, criminal heroes, confined, crimes, fugitives, heist, tough heroes ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 5.8
 954
Senseless (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elliott Gast (Jason Behr) is quickly climbing the corporate ladder of international commerce, negotiating deals to generate large fortunes for giant corporations. His success makes him the target for political extremists who kidnap him and broadcast ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, prison, missing person, reality, reality tv, prison life, crime, confined, crimes, danger, hostages, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 2K
Screwed (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is a semi-biographical story based on the experiences of former prison guard Ronnie Thompson who spent seven years working in some of the UK's most dangerous prisons. Based on Thompson's book of the same name, the project stars ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison life, crime, violence spree, haunted by the past, prison, estrangement, confined, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch, downfall, interracial relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 824
The Man Inside (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a young boxer trying to distance himself from his father's gangster past and the relationship with his trainer.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parents and children, haunted by the past, urban, crime, life is a bitch, family problems, athlete's life, gangsters, athlete and trainer, family in danger, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 348
Jack Says (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jack struggles with memory loss while he seeks revenge.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: memory loss, gory, crime, crimes, bar, gangsters, uncover truth, restaurant, taxi, vengeance, pregnancy, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, france, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.4
 1K
Played (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An examination of the malevolent London underworld with it's despicable criminal underground. Ray (Mick Rossi) just finished an eight year prison sentence after getting set up. Now he is back on the streets to settle the score.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: murder, prison, criminal, crime, criminal's revenge, heist, criminal underworld, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, gangsters, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 9K
In Bar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of young high society friends, aged between 18 and 25, are gathered at a friend's bar that they regularly frequent for the night. But when they finish of their last beer and prepare to head home they find themselves held captive at ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: bar, gang, crime, gory, violence spree, innocence lost, sexual abuse, captivity, murder, injustice, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
All Things To All Men (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A thief is caught up in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse between a maverick cop and London crime boss.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, crimes, corruption, dishonesty, cons and scams, law enforcement, life is a bitch, wrong place wrong time, rivals, crime lord, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
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Coldwater (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A teenage boy is sent to a juvenile reform facility in the wilderness. As we learn about the tragic events that sent him there, his struggle becomes one for survival with the inmates, counselors, and the retired war colonel in charge.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: prison life, prison, confined, power relations, juvenile delinquency, survival, danger, youth, re-education, male nudity, bloody face, wound ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Journal of a Contract Killer (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stephanie Komack was a high-class hooker and assassin for the Italian Mob. Now working in London as a waitress, and a single mother to her seven year old daughter, the Mob track Stephanie down and persuade her to do one last job. The hit goes wrong ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, suspense
Plot: hitman, prostitute, kidnapping, crime, crimes, deadly, single parent, vengeance, rivalry, shot in the head, victim, killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
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Garter Snake (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the heat of the night, a man from faraway plays the piano. In the local hillside prison, a bitter double-crossed convict stares at the city life over the roofs. A revenge is brewing in his mind; the blood-thirsty killer prepares his escape. Vares ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: prison, private detective, drug dealing, crimes, crime, womanizer, vengeance, couples, male nudity, pianist, assassination attempt, tattoo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 1K
Sugarhouse (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tom is a middle-class city boy whose life has reached breaking point. he thinks D - a young desperate drug addict can give him what he needs. But what D’s offering comes with more than just a price tag…. Tom is completely out of his depth when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: drug dealing, crime, drug abuse, hitman, crimes, urban, gangsters, master criminal, love affair, addiction, pregnancy, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.2
 2K
The Escapist (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Denis Hopkins, a pilot, lives with his pregnant wife Valerie and has a comfortable lifestyle. When a gang of criminals led by the sadistic Ricky Barnes breaks into his home, he offers whatever the criminals want to protect his wife and unborn child, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, criminal heroes, prison, fugitives, vengeance, violence spree, tough heroes, chases and races, confined, crimes, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 1K
Top Dog (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hooligan boss Billy Evans has it all - a successful business, a beautiful family and respect on the terraces. But when he clashes with gangster Mickey over a backstreet proetection racket, Billy soon finds himself out of his depth as they look to ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime, gang, criminal heroes, urban, ambition, crimes, rivalry, blind ambition, downfall, unfulfillment
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Boston Strangler: The Untold Story (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking, small time criminal with an unrelenting sex drive, who ultimately falsely confesses to being the strangler that wreaked havoc in Boston ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, prison life, crime, prison, psychopath, crimes, deadly, manipulations, woman in danger, confined, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Butcher's Son (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cop works against his country's corrupt government in order to find justice on a case.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, uncover truth, vengeance, vigilantism, tough heroes, crimes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, betrayal, haunted by the past, political corruption, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Good Cop (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A dutiful Liverpool beat cop discovers what he is truly capable of after his partner is brutally murdered in a targeted attack by a local gang.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: crimes, crime, law enforcement, urban, police, vengeance, vigilantism, life turned upside down, rivalry, right and wrong, loss of friend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Shield and the Sword (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During a patrol, Julie and Simon, two police constables, injure a wealthy man who pointlessly killed their partner. This wealthy man in question turns out to be the son of a politician. This is why the two police constables are accused of brutality ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: crimes, crime, law enforcement, investigation, working undercover, deadly, dishonesty, police, criminal, politician, drugs, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Easy Money III: Life Deluxe (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 127 min.
Story: JW now lives in exile and is more than ever determined to find out what happened to his missing sister Camilla. Every trace leads him to the world of organized crime in Stockholm. Jorge is about to do his last score - the largest robbery in Swedish ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, robbery, revenge, murder, criminal, criminal heroes, crime, drugs/alcohol, crimes, gangsters, vengeance, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.9
 2K
Three Walls (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Three men are on death row. Jaggu (Jackie Shroff), a lawyer and a poet, is serving a sentence for murdering his wife because she was cheating on him with another man. Nagya (Nagesh Kukunoor), a man angry with the whole world, is arrested for ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: death row, crime, prison, prison life, criminal heroes, confined, crimes, introspection, redemption, friendship, isolation, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.3
 3K
Jailbait (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gritty coming of age thriller about a young girl sent to juvenile prison for the murder of her abusive step father. The film follows Anna Nix's journey into the dark world of an all girls jail where she discovers complex relationships, drugs, ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, rough, bleak ...
Plot: prison, prison life, women in prison, teenage life, confined, survival, murder, juvenile delinquency, crime, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
My Baby Is Missing (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jenna Davis, a single working mother, wakes up at home to discover she's delivered a stillborn baby girl. Is the child a victim of a cunning prenatal nurse who no one remembers seeing or is she the victim of her mother's own fractured ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, race against time, false accusation, pregnancy, crimes, life is a bitch, drugged, baby girl, baby
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 446
Beyond the Sky (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Malboro and Cucu, the starring characters, are two brothers who split after the older one, Malboro, went to prison five years. One day he is set free, willing to return to his life. Cucu is the younger brother, who has become a boxer with possible ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: siblings relations, crime, family relations, urban, orphan, estrangement, crimes, disorder, mirror, male objectification, looking at self in mirror, shower room ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%