Movies like Sweet Karma

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Sweet Karma (2009)
 5.2
 2K
Sweet Karma (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mute Russian girl infiltrates Toronto's underground sex trade to avenge the death of her sister.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex trafficking, mute, strip club, crimes, vengeance, misfit, crime, life is a bitch, mute or deaf, urban, disorder, deadly, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, rape, female nudity, suicide, russian mafia, stripper, human trafficking, female protagonist, rape and revenge, murder, burlesque, lesbian subtext ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, canada

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Most similar movies to Sweet Karma

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, deadly, rivalry, life is a bitch, murder and vengeance mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sweet Karma: 2:22 (2008), Villa Captive (2011), How It All Went Down (2003), One on One (2014), .45 (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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2:22 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The plan was easy; the job was not. On a snowy night a tight crew of four criminals plan to pull off a routine heist. When things go horribly wrong, friendship, loyalty and trust are pushed to the limit.
Style: rough, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, criminal heroes, confined, crime, hotel, disorder, dishonesty, new year, crime gone awry, heist, delinquent, crime boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.8
 287
Villa Captive (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young actress seeking a life away from adult movies moves to Florida insearch of a new identity. Her newfound peace is shattered when local thugsrecognize her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: danger, vengeance, murder, rape, crime, life is a bitch, rivalry, woman in danger, sexual abuse, deadly, violence spree, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
How It All Went Down (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A struggling filmmaker finds himself involved in a dark world of guns, drugs and prostitution.
Style: epic, gloomy, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, filmmaking, drug abuse, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, tough heroes, femme fatale, school, addiction, drug dealing, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.7
 761
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: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: vigilantism, vengeance, kidnapping, rivalry, murder, gory, deadly, crime, crimes, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 8K
.45 (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Kate and her brutish boyfriend Big Al sell handguns on the streets of New York. She's smart, stylish, and self-confident, but all that leaves her when Al, in a jealous and self-indulgent rage, beats her. Three friends encourage her recovery: ...
Style: rough, psychological, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, destiny, crime, gays and lesbians, crimes, life is a bitch, curses spells and rituals, femme fatale, drug dealing, deadly, couples, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.5
 1K
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, crime, gangsters, rivalry, unfulfillment, drugs/alcohol, gang, ambition, deadly, dishonesty, rise and fall
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.5
 161
Ladies Night (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Insurance investigators track a serial killer who seduces women with access to big bucks, convinces them to embezzle, then kills them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, serial killer, danger, crimes, psychopath, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, deadly, police investigation, rivalry, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, robbery, criminal, murder, revenge, missing person, rivalry, vengeance, gangsters, drugs/alcohol, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 6.8
 7K
Ms .45 (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A shy and mute seamstress goes insane after being attacked and raped twice in one day. She wanders the New York streets at night in a sexy black dress with her attacker's gun strapped to her garter belt, blowing away any man who tries to pick ...
Style: tense, disturbing, bleak, rough, realistic ...
Plot: rape, vengeance, vigilantism, revenge, sexual abuse, halloween, female killer, killing spree, mute, crime, gory, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.1
 485
Boulevard (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A street prostitute takes in an abused young woman on the run from her misogynist boyfriend, leading to both facing off against the prostitute's dreaded pimp and a relentless police detective out to arrest all of them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: adoption, juvenile delinquency, downfall, dishonesty, couples, on the run, sexual abuse, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, society, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.4
 807
Caught Up (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Daryl gets out of jail after 5 years. His mother has died, his girlfriend is married, and he can't find a job. His new girlfriend Vanessa, whom he meets when a gunman opens fire on them, gets him a job as a car driver. Hitmen are still after ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, chase, vengeance, crimes, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, frame up, femme fatale, rivalry, heist, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Journey to the End of the Night (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a dark and decadent area of São Paulo, the exiled Americans Sinatra and his son Paul own a brothel. Paul is a compulsive gambler addicted in cocaine and his father is married with the former prostitute Angie, and they have a little son. When a ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, prostitute, cocaine, racism, gambling, murder, family relations, danger, drug dealing, crime gone awry, vengeance, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 3K
Wolf (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A young boxer is making a name for himself inside the ring. Outside the ring, he is sucked into a world of crime. He becomes increasingly entangled in his own ambition.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise to the top, boxing, ambition, crimes, life is a bitch, crime, immigrants, criminal heroes, social decay, moral dilemma, misfit, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
My Daughter, My Angel (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nathalie Dagenais is a 19 year old girl studying to be a lawyer. New to the city of Montreal, she will soon discover the world of porn. One day, her father (Michel Côté) comes across her picture on the Internet and wants to find her and before she ...
Style: realistic, tense, sexual, suspenseful, serious
Plot: danger, woman in danger, media, family relations, crimes, parents and children, crime, sexual relations, starlet, family problems, anal sex, porn industry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 789
Ready 2 Die (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, chase, murder, deadly, disorder, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, dishonesty, heist, on the run, police corruption, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 316
Officer Down (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A policewoman unwittingly puts her family in danger when she uncovers corruption in her department.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, danger, law enforcement, deadly, fighting the system, rivalry, vengeance, police corruption, rebellion, cop as target, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.9
 2K
Sket (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a young woman is cruelly and indiscriminately attacked by a notorious gang led by the violent Trey, her little 16 year old sister Kayla wants revenge and will stop at nothing to get it, even if it means joining a rival girl gang led by the ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: gang, criminal heroes, vengeance, juvenile delinquency, youth, rivalry, society, social decay, teenage life, urban ghetto life, crimes, urban ghetto ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Perfect Sisters (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tired of their mother's alcoholism and a string of her abusive boyfriends, two sisters plot to kill her.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, teenager, deadly, teenage life, youth, juvenile delinquency, murderous pair, family relations, crimes, crime, siblings relations, rumor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Demons from Her Past (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman returns to her hometown searching for answers after she's released from prison, having served a 25-year sentence for a crime she didn't commit.
Style: rough, mind bending, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: wrongfully committed, crime, blind ambition, crimes, life is a bitch, rivalry, unstoppable, righting the wronged, injustice, vengeance, frame up, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 1K
On the Doll (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On The Doll is a story of the victims of child abuse, and the pain it visits upon their later lives. With interweaving stories following victims and victimizers, the film depicts the variety of experiences of abuse.
Style: psychological, disturbing, rough, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: high school, prostitute, rape, sexual abuse, crimes, crime, computers and web, sexual relations, deadly, teenage life, couples, nightlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Night of the Sunflowers (2006)
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, suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough ...
Plot: salesman, isolation, murder, village, vengeance, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, social relations, rapist, rivalry, injustice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 2K
Swerve (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Driving cross-country to a job interview, Colin takes a short cut and comes across a fatal road accident. One of the drivers, Jina, is shaken but unhurt; the other has been killed instantly. Beside the dead body is a briefcase full of money, which ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: off the road, out of the way, cons and scams, crimes, neo noir, police corruption, crime gone awry, intrigue, crime, betrayal, small town, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Street Kings 2: Motor City (2011)
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, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, police corruption, violence, vigilantism, urban, undercover, cop as target, partners against crime, law enforcer killer, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 2K
Headshot (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hitman named Tul is shot in the head during an assignment. When he wakes up from a two month coma Tul discovers that he literally sees everything upside down.
Style: realistic, tense, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, secret movement, deadly, dishonesty, disorder, neo noir, vengeance, chase, rivalry, danger, chases and races, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 10K
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: disturbing, rough, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: bar, gang, soccer, bar fight, escape attempt, virginity, murder, rivalry, gory, deadly, vengeance, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Monument Ave. (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bobby O'Grady a low level member of a Boston Irish gang run by Jackie O'Hara. Jackie demands absolute, total loyalty to him. When Jackie kills one of Bobby's buddies, Teddy, Bobby and others have to keep it an absolute secret, even ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, dark, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, gangsters, crime, vengeance, investigation, criminal's revenge, deadly, criminal heroes, witnessing a crime, life is a bitch, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, usa, europe, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Freeway Killer (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: For years he terrorized California motorists as he rode the endless highways searching for his next victim. The discarded bodies turned up beaten, sexually assaulted and horribly mutilated. Deceptively charming and intelligent, the scheming murderer ...
Style: rough, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, crime, who done it, drugs/alcohol, deadly, strong sexual content, law enforcement, danger, stalking, terrorism, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 825
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: touching, gloomy, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: life is a bitch, crime, escape from reality, crimes, parents and children, athlete and trainer, family problems, athlete's life, gangsters, danger, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 3K
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: serious, realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful
Plot: prison life, prison, confined, crimes, vengeance, life is a bitch, vigilantism, chase, juvenile delinquency, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, robbery, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Ministers (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A NYPD detective attempts to avenge the death of her father, but unwittingly becomes involved with one of his killers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic
Plot: danger, romancing a criminal, crimes, crime, chases and races, murderous pair, rivalry, urban, vengeance, deadly, law enforcement, corrupt cop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%