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Interview with the Assassin (2002)
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Interview with the Assassin (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Out of work TV cameraman Ron Kobelski is approached by his formerly reclusive neighbor Walter Ohlinger. Ohlinger claims that he was the mysterious "second gunman" that shot and killed President Kennedy. Ohlinger has kept quiet all these years, but has decided to tell his story now that he has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. Kobelski is skeptical of his neighbor's story, after his investigations provide ambiguous answers. His attitude changes, however, after he receives threatening messages on his answering machine, and spots shadowy figures in his backyard. Is Ohlinger telling the truth? Or is there a bigger conspiracy at work?
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, suspense
Plot: assassination, paranoia, conspiracy, politics, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, society, state affairs, investigation, murder, political conspiracy, americana, sniper, death, fbi, political, secret service, conspiracy theory, democrat, interview, gun, rifle, american south, assassin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1963
Place: texas, usa, america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, deadly, murder, life is a bitch, society and politics mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Interview with the Assassin: Frame of Mind (2009), Days of Terror (2006), Manuscripts Don't Burn (2013), Suburban Madness (2004), 06/05 (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Frame of Mind (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: What happens when the truth is not enough? A New Jersey police detective comes across new evidence in the Kennedy assassination
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, uncover truth, dishonesty, law enforcement, political conspiracy, danger, deadly, state affairs, cigar smoking, small town, husband wife relationship, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey
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Days of Terror (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the midst of a personal crisis, junior senator Maggie Davidson (Holly) ascertains that she's the subject of a terrorist plot.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Manuscripts Don't Burn (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Khosrow and Morteza set out on a mission to kill someone. The assassination ought to be arranged as a suicide. At the last minute however, they are obliged to change their initial plans…
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, rough
Plot: assassination, moral dilemma, kidnapping, political conspiracy, political corruption, crimes, dishonesty, state affairs, frame up, murder, politics, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: iran, middle east
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Suburban Madness (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: murder, infidelity, crimes, suburbs, deadly, dishonesty, couples, family problems, private detective, dentist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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06/05 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A fictional version of the events that led to the assassination of the Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn on May 6, 2002. The movie is based upon the book "The sixth of May" by Tomas Ross.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: investigation, murder, assassination, assassination attempt, fighting the system, politics, uncover truth, political conspiracy, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, society ...
Time: contemporary
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Able Danger (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Tom Flynn, the idealist owner of a left-leaning radical café/bookstore and the quixotic publisher of a hard hitting 911 conspiracy expose, finds himself entangled with a mysterious Eastern European beauty, Kasia, who is on the run from strong hand ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: neo noir, government agency, assassination, neo-noir, conspiracy theory, cafe, fighting the system, investigation, politics, race against time, terrorism, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, crime, couple relations, infidelity, siblings relations, cons and scams, dishonesty, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rogue intelligence agents, right-wing politicians, greedy capitalists, and free-lance assassins plot and carry out the JFK assassination in this speculative agitprop.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, assassin, cia, sniper, political conspiracy, politics, frame up, anti capitalism, government agency, head of state, uncover truth, chases and races ...
Time: year 1963
Place: dallas texas
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One Angry Juror (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Sarah Walsh, a tough New Orleans attorney who serves on a murder trial jury and does some investigating of her own.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, tense, sincere
Plot: courtroom, murder, dedicated lawyer, investigation, legal investigation, uncover truth, courtroom drama, false accusation, crimes, dishonesty, legal, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Through the Valley (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An innocent man framed for murder, and the system that just wants another minority conviction.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, racism, fighting the system, crime, going straight, redemption, urban, siblings relations, urban ghetto, frame up, urban ghetto life, injustice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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AFR (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, clever, disturbing ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Runaway (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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56%
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Confess (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, surprise ending ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
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44%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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39%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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