Movies like Offender

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Offender
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, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: vengeance, prison, prison life, crime, confined, crimes, life is a bitch, vigilantism, juvenile delinquency, construction worker, motorcycle, death of son, riot, fight, pregnancy, beating, strangulation, robbery, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male nudity, drugs, shower, chase, flashback
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Oz
Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
USA
55 min.
 8.7
Dead Man's Shoes
Crime, Drama, Thriller
UK
90 min.
 7.7
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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 crimes, crime, murder, deadly, prison, life is a bitch and confined mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Offender: Dog Pound (2010), Screwed (2011), Ghosted (2011), Played (2006), Freight (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dog Pound
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, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: prison, juvenile delinquency, realism, rebelliousness, crime, isolation, prison life, confined, crimes, sodomy, deadly, hopes ...
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Screwed
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: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Ghosted
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: ‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: prison life, confined, prison, survival, haunted by the past, criminal heroes, crimes, danger, prison guard, prison rape, prison fight, arson ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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    User:   39%
 
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Played
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, prison, crime, criminal's revenge, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, criminal, gangsters, crime gone awry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, britain
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Freight
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Russian gang operating in Leeds with no respect for the laws of England, traffic Eastern Europeans in containers then enslave them, the women to sex, the men to illegal fights. They cross local businessman Gabe Taylor and a war escalates, but when ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, emotional
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Place: england
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Dead Man's Shoes
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier returns home to his small town and exacts a deadly revenge on the thugs who tormented his dimwitted brother while he was away.
Style: bleak, tense, realistic, twists and turns, serious ...
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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: realistic, serious, rough, brutal, intense ...
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Duration: 104 min.
Story: A family man convicted of killing an intruder must cope with life afterward in the violent penal system.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, murder, crime, survival, corruption, death, justice, prison life, prison escape, mentor, violence, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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    User:   32%
 
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Cell 211
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of two men on different sides of a prison riot -- the inmate leading the rebellion and the young guard trapped in the revolt, who poses as a prisoner in a desperate attempt to survive the ordeal.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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    User:   42%
 
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Son of a Gun
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Locked up for a minor crime, 19 year old JR quickly learns the harsh realities of prison life. Protection, if you can get it, is paramount. JR soon finds himself under the watchful eye of Australia's most notorious criminal, Brendan Lynch, but ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, prison, robbery, betrayal, chase, gangster, prison life, drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, gangsters, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, melbourne, mine
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    User:   40%
 
 4.9
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Release
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A prison story. Father Jack finds love with a male guard in the prison. Some of the other inmates suspect he's been sentenced for paedophilia.
Style: tense, serious, emotional, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, prison, forbidden love, prison life, confined, hopes, gender, life is a bitch, clergy, gang, redemption, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: england
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System:   36%
    User:   43%
 
The Night of the Sunflowers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Portugal
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The body a teenage girl is discovered in a field of sunflowers. At the same time a travelling salesman watches the events unfold on television, whilst in the small village of Angosto the discovery of a prehistoric cave brings excitement and the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: village, crimes, countryside, neo noir, deadly, vengeance, crime, isolation, murder, village life, injustice, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
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System:   35%
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Senseless
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, prison, missing person, reality, crime, prison life, confined, crimes, danger, hostages, politics, terrorism ...
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System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
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Story: Forced to work under slave-like conditions in a "prison for profit" program, the inmates of a mostly-African-American female prison, Whitehead Correctional, try to take over the institution. At the core of the story is Frances, who finds ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking ...
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Undisputed
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Germany, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Monroe Hutchens is the heavyweight champion of Sweetwater, a maximum security prison. He was convicted to a life sentence due to a passionate crime. Iceman Chambers is the heavyweight champion, who lost his title due to a rape conviction to ten ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, hip hop, sport, gangsters, boxing, contests and competitions, fight scenes, prison life, mafia, violence, confined, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, usa, new jersey, california
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Three Walls
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: bleak, serious, twists and turns, rough, realistic ...
Plot: crime, death row, prison life, prison, criminal heroes, confined, crimes, introspection, redemption, friendship, isolation, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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Endgame
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sex is currency. It commands power and can instill fear. Tom, a young man with a troubled past finds himself sucked into a seedy underworld by George Norris, a now super villain with a sadistic streak. A helpless pawn in one of Norris's ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: crime, criminal's revenge, sexual abuse, cons and scams, false accusation, social decay, voyeurism, hustler, male prostitute, gay, torture, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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44 Inch Chest
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Provocative, outrageously profane and surprisingly tender amidst an explosion of unbridled testosterone, 44 INCH CHEST explores the masculine ego at breaking point, testing whether fear is stronger than love. Colin (Ray Winstone) is in agony, ...
Style: serious, gloomy, dark humor, talky, rough ...
Plot: gangsters, crime, infidelity, confined, crimes, rivalry, hostages, vengeance, dishonesty, love and romance, anxiety attack, coin toss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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Last Stop 174
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sandro was a boy who loved to sing rap, to kiss, to stare the statue of Christ the Redeemer and dreamed to go visit Copacabana. Growing up on streets, the story culminates at the infamous episode of June 12th 2000, when Sandro hijacked bus 174.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime, juvenile delinquency, obsessive quest, drug abuse, kids in trouble, crimes, danger, hijacking, youth, life is a bitch, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
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This Is Not a Love Song
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The small time criminal Heaton is anxiously waiting for the release of his close friend Spike, after spending a couple of months in prison for being caught with 87g of marijuana. Heaton robs a truck, meets Spike outside the penitentiary and travels ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, buddies, chase, countryside, crime gone awry, on the run, chases and races, manhunt, crimes, vengeance, fugitives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   30%
    User:   34%
 
Street Kings 2: Motor City
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ray Liotta (Goodfellas) delivers an intense, electrifying performance in this explosive follow-up to the gritty urban crime thriller Street Kings. Liotta plays Detroit detective Marty Kingston, the leader of an undercover narcotics team, whose ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, crime, police corruption, police investigation, urban, crimes, violence, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
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The Rise
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young man recently released from prison recruits his three best friends to rob the local drug kingpin who is responsible for his incarceration.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crime, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, revenge, vengeance, cons and scams, crimes, best friends, master criminal, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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The Disappearance of Alice Creed
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A rich man's daughter is held captive in an abandoned apartment by two former convicts who abducted her and hold her ransom in exchange for her father's money.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, betrayal, violence, hostage, ransom, twists & turns, hostages, male nudity, plot twist, father daughter relationship, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   29%
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Stoic
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A heated game of poker causes three men incarcerated for nonviolent offenses to brutalize their cellmate before taking drastic measures in order to cover up their crime.
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, gory, prison, prison life, confined, crimes, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, buddies, crime gone awry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Horseman
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tender drama unfolds between a grieving father and a troubled teenage girl as they drive northbound along the quiet outback roads of Australia. What she doesn't know is that between stops, he is leaving behind a bloody trail of bodies in a ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, crime, on the road, violence spree, gory, crimes, realism, deadly, life is a bitch, vigilantism, blood splatter, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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System:   27%
    User:   26%
 
 8.7
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Oz
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: The daily lives of prisoners in Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison where ingroups - Muslims, Latinos, Italians, Aryans - stick close to their mutual friends and terrorizes their mutual enemies.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison life, uninhibited rivalry, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, crime, confined, crimes, danger, misfit, deadly, racism ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
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System:   27%
    User:   31%
 
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Framed
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Director Phil Karlson harks back to the no-nonsense, no-thrills directness of his 1950s "B" pictures in Framed. Joe Don Baker plays Ron, a high-rolling gambler that always seems to loose his big scores. Framed by the film's villains ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, tough law enforcer, gory, neo noir, prison, crime, assassination, fighting crime, vengeance, vigilantism, death row, false accusation ...
Time: 50s
Place: tennessee
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    User:   28%
 
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Chronicles
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Ecuador
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A suspense thriller about a reporter from Miami who travels to Ecuador in pursuit of a serial killer known as the "Monster of Babahoyo."
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, crime, journalism, prison, manipulation, police investigation, guilt, murder, murder mystery, psychopath, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, ecuador, new jersey, florida
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System:   26%
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Journal of a Contract Killer
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 ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, italy
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Sugarhouse
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, rough, realistic
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
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System:   25%
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