Movies like Memories of Manon

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Memories of Manon (1987)
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Memories of Manon (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Yvette Marcel (Melissa Anderson) asks her godfather Control and McCall for help dealing with her irrational father, who is intent on locating Manon, the mother she believed had been killed years before.
Plot: gangsters, espionage, agent, hitman, politics, torture, kidnapping, politician, father daughter relationship, assassination attempt, home invasion, separation, interrogation, generation gap, rescue, damsel in distress, revenge, gangster
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Memories of Manon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about gangsters, crimes, revenge, murder, crime, kidnapping and hitman mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Memories of Manon: Deadly Hero (1975), Trial by Jury (1994), Black Luck (2016), Terror in the Shadows (1995), One Eyed King (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Deadly Hero (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Officer Lacy is an 18-year veteran of the New York Police Department who finds himself demoted from detective back to patrol duty for his violent tendencies and trigger-happy behavior.
Plot: hitman, police officer, racial slur, musician, female teacher, death, cemetery, burglar, school teacher, ends with freeze frame, knife held to throat, kidnapping ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Trial by Jury (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Valerie is a juror in the trail of a mob boss. When her young son's life is threatened, she has no option other than to see that justice isn't done.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, legal investigation, who done it, crime, legal action, organized crime, mob boss, murder, gangsters, false accusation, idealism ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.7
 287
Black Luck (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A hitman in hiding struggles to keep his monsters at bay when his dark past comes calling. Some days your LUCK just goes BLACK.
Style: bloody, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Plot: blood, hitman, revenge, brother brother relationship, mafia, torture, interrogation, fight scenes, violence, murder, brutality, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Terror in the Shadows (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five years ago, Christine went after the baby she gave up for adoption, claiming he'd been stolen, and wound up killing Alex Williams' wife and the baby the Williams' had adopted. Now, Alex has remarried to a woman with a young son ...
Plot: revenge, adoption, kidnapping, insanity
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 406
One Eyed King (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Residents of Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen attempt to balance family and friendship against the harsh street life that unfolds around them
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: gangsters, gang, crimes, crime, irish american, irish mob, gangster
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 253
Mercy (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A couple of people steal the daughter of a famous lawyer. Now they want money to give her back, but it's not just the money they want. They want revenge.
Plot: telephone, taxi, clown, kidnapped daughter, arrogant man, fbi, fbi agent, mercy, kidnapping, millionaire, answering the telephone, strong language ...
Time: year 1995, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Code of Silence (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, martial arts, chase, police, mafia, fight, gangsters, revenge, danger, heroes, rescue, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 414
Revenge (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A British family takes revenge into its own hands in avenging their recently slain daughter.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: kidnapping, scooter, stepmother, bartender, basement, infidelity, rape and revenge, white bra, house, cellar, pedophile, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 7.1
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The Hit (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ex-gangster Willie Parker has betrayed his former "colleagues" and now lives in Spain where he thinks he can hide from their vengeance...
Style: road movie, neo noir, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, hitman, gangsters, deadly, crime gone awry, betrayal, crimes, crime, village life, destiny, village, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Pistol Whipped (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Steven Seagal stars in this gritty, no-holds barred action film as an elite ex-cop with a gambling problem and a mountain of debt. When a mysterious man offers to clear his debts in exchange for the assassination of the city's most notorious ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, gambling, murder, spy, debt, danger, deadly, dishonesty, downfall, introspection, redemption, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Perfect Witness (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A witness to a mob killing has second thoughts about testifying when he realizes his family might become a target.
Style: rough, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, courtroom, witness, dedicated lawyer, legal, rebellion, crime, life is a bitch, gangsters, witnessing a crime, danger, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.8
 3K
By the Gun (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A rising Boston gangster (Ben Barnes) endangers those around him when he starts to make moves without the knowledge of his boss (Harvey Keitel).
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, gang, revenge, violence, double life, murder, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 4K
Oxygen (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masochistic cop, who hides her predilection from her cop husband, gets involved in pursuing a kidnapper nicknamed Harry for Harry Houdini
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, rough, scary ...
Plot: masochist, kidnapping, chase, ransom, psychopath, buried alive, police investigation, death penalty, police station, death sentence, digging, excavation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, miami, usa, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 486
Retribution (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A hardened debt-collector goes on a 24-hour rampage through London in an attempt to avenge the brutal attack on his teenage daughter.
Plot: revenge, sociopath, teenage daughter, debt collector, criminal gang, daughter, hitman
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 768
Men of Respect (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this modern day version of Shakespeare's Macbeth, a hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, mob boss, murder, tough heroes, gangsters, ambition, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, mafia, violence, fortune teller ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin's trail.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: terrorism, conspiracy, politics, hitman, assassination attempt, assassination, sniper rifle, serial killer, law enforcement, police, crimes, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1963, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe, vienna, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
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Point Blank (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After being double-crossed and left for dead, a mysterious man named Walker single-mindedly tries to retrieve the rather inconsequential sum of money that was stolen from him.
Style: neo noir, surreal, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, vengeance, betrayal, gangsters, anti heroes, anti hero, left to die, crimes, crime, tough heroes, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 109K
The Jackal (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, the perfectionist Jackal proves an elusive target for the men charged with the task of bringing him down: a deputy FBI boss and a former IRA terrorist.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, serious, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination attempt, ira, kgb, chase, vengeance, fbi, trap, cold war, gangsters, hidden identity, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: montreal, russia, chicago illinois, london, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.1
 113
Blood Ties (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An innocent American engineer is blackmailed by gangsters into a plot to assassinate his cousin, who is a judge in Sicily fighting the Mafia.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, murder, gangsters, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, danger, rescue, crime, crimes, hitman, gangster ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Strangers in 7A (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Andy Griffith plays a philandering apartment house manager who picks up a pretty young girl (Suzanne Hildur) in a bar. He takes her home, whereupon the girl's male cronies show up armed with guns. Griffith and his wife (Ida Lupino) are held ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: crime, confined, danger, chases and races, hostage, gory, bar, disorder, couple relations, kidnapping, hijacking, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 1K
Cash Only (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Albania, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Elvis Martini is in deep shit. His dilapidated Detroit apartment building is about to be foreclosed on by the bank; most of his tenants are behind on rent; he's in big debt to bookies and his daughter's school. He finds some ill-gotten ...
Plot: debt, stolen money, father daughter relationship, kidnapping, lack of money
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 619
Badge 373 (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When his partner is killed, tough Irish detective Eddie Ryan (Robert Duvall) vows to avenge the death, whatever the cost. As he begins unraveling clues, his behavior becomes so outrageous that he's obliged to turn in his badge, but the ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, police officer, city, sociopath, rivalry, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, crime, obsessive quest, police investigation, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Criminal Activities (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four young men make a risky investment together that puts them in trouble with the mob.
Style: tense, humorous, twists and turns, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: debt, death threat, gangster, revenge, gangsters, investments, bandit, strained relationship, intrigue, abduction, police investigation, crime gone awry ...
Time: 2010s
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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King of the Ants (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young drifter, struggling to makes ends meet, accepts a job to kill a prominent accountant. When he isn't paid for the hit, revenge is now his path.
Style: rough, disturbing, tense, serious, psychological ...
Plot: accountant, hitman, nightmare, crimes, crime, murder, vengeance, criminal heroes, kidnapping, revenge, beating, golf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hickey & Boggs (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two veteran private eyes trigger a criminal reign of terror with their search for a missing girl.
Style: neo noir, rough, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, kidnapping, murder, rescue, investigation, gangsters, criminal heroes, partners against crime, deadly, aging, dishonesty, crime gone awry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Underworld U.S.A. (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bitter young man sets out to get back at the gangsters who murdered his father.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, prison, testimony, vengeance, haunted by the past, dishonesty, manhunt, crimes, parents and children, deadly, law enforcement, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Goodbye and Go with God (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A gritty urban thriller inspired by real events, Adios Vaya Con Dios is the authentic story of two friends within the world of Chicago's Latino street gangs. A day of reckoning approaches for Rory, a rising Irish-Mexican street lieutenant for ...
Style: art house
Plot: kidnapping, mexican, irish, redemption, prison, gangster, gangsters, latin, urban setting
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mafia film in Tarantino style with a star-studded cast. Jimmy’s “The Saint” gangster career has finally ended. Yet now he finds him self doing favors for a wise godfather known as “The Man with the Plan.”
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: crime gone awry, gangsters, hitman, crimes, buddies, one last job, mafia, deadly, fall in love, coffin, crime, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, colorado, denver colorado, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Killing Them Softly (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, rough, tense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, crime gone awry, hitman, gangsters, gambling, mafia, criminal heroes, criminal, murder, poker, profanity, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008, 2000s, 70s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, orlando florida, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 9K
Gloria (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When a young boy's family is killed by the mob, their tough neighbor Gloria becomes his reluctant guardian. In possession of a book that the gangsters want, the pair go on the run in New York.
Style: tense, twists and turns, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: gangsters, chase, child in peril, brat, on the run, bandit, neighbor, chases and races, danger, crimes, crime, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, pittsburgh, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%