Movies like One Way Out 1996

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One Way Out (1996)
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One Way Out (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a man gets out of prison, he decides to go straight and leave his life of crime behind him. However, when he gets home he finds that his brother is in danger and the family farm is in foreclosure. He plans to take revenge on those responsible, but finds that he may have taken on more than he can handle
Plot: gangsters, heist, revenge, caper, murder, ex convict, heist gone wrong, one last job, released from prison, garage, gangster, release from prison

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, gangsters, revenge, heist, released from prison, ex convict and crimes mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like One Way Out: Bloodbrothers (2005), Mafia Girls (1969), Score (1995), Hell's Kitchen (1998), Ninja Powerforce (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bloodbrothers (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 30-year-old Jon is released after seven years in prison and decides to put all his criminal activities behind him and start a new life.
Plot: released from prison, ex convict, starting over, one last job, heist, art theft, cocaine, brother brother relationship, library
Place: eastern europe
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 4.1
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Mafia Girls (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A crime syndicate in Miami Beach extorts politicians by filming them at sex parties.
Plot: gangsters, disfigurement, nightclub singer, undercover agent, prostitute, murder, espionage, stripper, pimp, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Score (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A small time Yakuza thug is thrown into a bloody battle after a bank robbery he was forced into goes wrong when all the men begin to turn on each other a hitch-hiking serial killing couple decide to steal their loot.
Plot: yakuza, gangsters, caper, released from prison, bank robbery, petty criminal, heist gone wrong, ex convict, debt, heist, violence
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Hell's Kitchen (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a robbery goes awry, the bandits all end up in a puddle of blood and only one lives and goes to jail for five years. Upon his release, the girlfriend wants her new boyfriend to kill him. Only trouble is the boyfriend knows that the fault was ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: crime gone awry, friendship, haunted by the past, murder, crimes, infidelity, heist, urban ghetto life, gang, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Ninja Powerforce (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a struggle for supremacy, two childhood buddies are caught on opposite sides of a deadly gang war. Their capture and subsequent release by the police sparks off another confrontation between the notorious Red Ninjas and the Golden Ninja Empire. A ...
Plot: ninja, released from prison, ex convict, murder, prostitute, fight, police inspector, police, gangsters
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.5
 54
Paul (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After 7 years spent in jail Paul (Paul Lyss) is free again. With his old crew he celebrates his return.Nothing really changes and soon he finds himself spaced out drunk at some posh party and eventually ends up wielding a big gun.Hand held Camera ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, prison, drunkenness, revenge, released from prison, machine gun, alcohol
Place: hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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In the Shadows (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "In the Shadows" slithers through underworld Berlin in grand style. En route to a twisty finale, German writer-director Thomas Arslan keeps his audience glued to the increasingly desperate actions of Trojan, a thirtysomething career ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: heist, weapons, mistrust, caper, career criminal, chase, surveillance, released from prison, parking lot
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Rififi in Tokyo (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Van Hekken, an old gangster, arrives in Tokyo to direct a bank hold-up in order to get a very valuable diamond.
Plot: heist, gangsters, jewel thief, jewel theft, murder, planning, heist gone wrong, bank robbery, revenge, hi-tech, storage unit, killed in a car accident
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blueprint for Robbery (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gang of career criminals plots the robbery of an armored car company's headquarters. Although the robbery itself goes off as planned, it's not long before the gang members are fighting among themselves over everybody's share of the ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: heist, gangsters, armored car robbery, armored car, master criminal, escape, alcohol abuse, chaos and mayhem, death row, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 50s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 300
Cairo (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Egypt, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: MGM remake of Asphalt Jungle set in Egypt.
Style: noir
Plot: heist, jewel theft, gangsters, exotic locale, escape, dancer, police, museum, belly dancer, recruiting, nightclub owner, heist gone wrong ...
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Flag in the Mist (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When her only relative, her elder brother is accused of robbing and murdering an old woman loan-shark, pretty, young Kiriko (Chieko Baisho) travels from her home in Kyushu to Tokyo to get Japan's top lawyer to defend her brother. Unfortunately ...
Plot: revenge, murder, court, courtroom, flashback, lawyer, witness, class differences, baseball player, retribution, evidence, french restaurant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gamblers in Okinawa (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A yakuza gang gets driven out of Yokohama by a big gang from Tokyo. They relocate to Okinawa to violently start over.
Plot: yakuza, organized crime, gangsters, gang war, mafia, samurai, hitman, murder, released from prison, blood, sunglasses, one armed man
Place: okinawa, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Sicilian Clan (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Roger Santet is a convicted murderer sprung from prison by the Sicilian clan headed by the aging Vittorio Manalese. They conspire to steal a large cache of jewels from an exhibit in Rome. As they are preparing for the heist, the mobster's ...
Style: neo noir, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, sicilian, mafia, hijacking, female nudity, airport, toy store, quitting smoking, identity theft, family honor, security system ...
Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Kansas City Massacre (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gangsters free one of their colleagues being escorted to prison and kill several FBI agents and local police officers in the attempt. FBI agent Melvin Purvis puts together a special squad to track down and capture the men responsible.
Plot: bandit, gunfight, gangsters, criminal gang, fbi, murder
Place: kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Executioner Part II (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An L.A. cop and a reporter team up to find a masked serial killer.
Plot: revenge, murder, rape, vigilante, vietnam war, police, post traumatic stress disorder, gangsters, assault, violence, prostitution, city ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Straight Time (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After being released on parole, a burglar attempts to go straight, get a regular job, and just go by the rules. He soon finds himself back in jail at the hands of a power-hungry parole officer.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, thought provoking, neo noir ...
Plot: prison, warden, heist, murder, friendship, crimes, going straight, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crime gone awry, bank robbery, jail ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Friendships, Secrets and Lies (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Six former sorority sisters are suspected of murder when a baby's skeleton is found in the ruins of the sorority house.
Style: political
Plot: murder, sorority, female bonding, all female cast, female friendship, women
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44%
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Don Roberto Luciano turns informer for the biggest Mafia trial in history, but his family pays a terrible price.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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 4.8
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Hoodlums (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Loretta is a singer and escort in a mob-owned NYC nightclub and illegal casino. The favorite working girl of manager George, Loretta is unhappy with her current occupation and looking for a way out. George, meanwhile, is losing his stranglehold on ...
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Infidus (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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Style: bloody, brutal, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.1
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Diamonds (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Israel, USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
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Plot: heist, jewish, twins, diamond
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Family Honor (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hard hitting, gritty but low budget mob drama of disgraced mobster trying to go straight but not allowed to by his "family" unit.
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Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: neo noir, sexy, suspenseful, twists and turns, talky ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama
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Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious, neo noir
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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Crazy Joe (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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