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, sexploitation film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex trafficking, strip club, mute, vengeance, crimes, life is a bitch, mute or deaf, deadly, drugs/alcohol, female protagonist, murder, forced prostitution, sexploitation, woman fights a man, misfit, crime, urban, disorder, rivalry, profanity, sexual content, strong female presence, erotica, female nudity, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, russia

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Most similar movies to Sweet Karma

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, murder, deadly, life is a bitch, profanity and rivalry mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Sweet Karma: Villa Captive (2011), 2:22 (2008), The Big I Am (2010), .45 (2006), Officer Down (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.8
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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: suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, rape, danger, vengeance, life is a bitch, woman in danger, sexual abuse, violence spree, deadly, crimes, death, visceral ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 1K
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: serious, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, confined, disorder, crime gone awry, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, suspect, crime boss, hotel, profanity, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.3
 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: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, dishonesty, rivalry, drugs/alcohol, crimes, criminal heroes, deadly, unfulfillment, crime, profanity, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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: psychological, rough, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, femme fatale, life is a bitch, deadly, crimes, vengeance, couples, obsession, danger, rivalry, passion, beating ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 5.2
 330
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, police detective, uncover truth, cop as target, vengeance, police corruption, danger, vigilantism, law enforcement, rivalry, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, robbery, revenge, murder, criminal, working undercover, danger, missing person, criminal heroes, crime, gangsters, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, prostitute, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, disorder, deadly, drug dealing, gambling, danger, crime gone awry, murder, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, epic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, addiction, crime, life is a bitch, crimes, urban, drug abuse, tough heroes, drug dealing, filmmaking, femme fatale, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4.3
 386
Rockaway (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Trane is a decorated war hero just shipped home to the States from Afghanistan after the brutal murder of his wife and child back in Rockaway, Queens. Upon his return, Trane encounters his old friend Dave, who describes the new forces of crime and ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense, serious
Plot: vigilantism, downfall, soldier, vengeance, police corruption, criminal's revenge, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, gangsters, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 828
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, chase, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, life is a bitch, frame up, crime gone awry, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, violence, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, gang, revenge, murder, double life, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, deadly, who done it, danger, stalking, mentally unstable, law enforcement, physical appearance, police detective, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 820
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: suspenseful, tense, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Plot: rivalry, vengeance, kidnapping, danger, vigilantism, strong violent content, gory, crimes, crime, deadly, murder
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexual
Plot: starlet, woman in danger, sexual relations, family problems, crimes, media, exotic dancer, porn star, father daughter relationship, family relations, parents and children, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 165
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, serial killer, danger, crimes, dangerous attraction, deadly, psychopath, dishonesty, police investigation, rivalry, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 8K
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, realistic, rough ...
Plot: rape, vigilantism, sexual abuse, female killer, halloween, vengeance, mute, killing spree, revenge, crime, gory, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: tense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, police corruption, violence, working undercover, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, cop as target, law enforcer killer, tough law enforcer, mission gone awry, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: bar, gang, captivity, vigilantism, murder, rivalry, vengeance, sexual abuse, crimes, deadly, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Studio Sex (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A stripper at the club Studio Six is murdered. A political scandal takes off when the Minister of Commerce appears to have been at the club. He resigns - but only to hide an even bigger secret.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, journalism, uncover truth, deadly, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, investigation, law enforcement, media, minister, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, vengeance, social decay, life is a bitch, youth, urban ghetto life, society, criminal heroes, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 5K
Officer Down (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a cop's crooked past comes back to get him, can he do the right thing, or will he succumb to the threats of his dangerous connections?
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: police corruption, vigilantism, law enforcement, crimes, crime, vengeance, haunted by the past, dishonesty, police detective, murder, manipulation, cover up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Monument Ave. (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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, serious, tense, dark, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, gangsters, crime, vengeance, crimes, investigation, police corruption, gang, deadly, life is a bitch, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, europe, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Last Deadly Mission (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A washed-up Marseilles cop (Auteuil) earns a chance at redemption by protecting a woman from the man who killed her parents as he is about to be released from prison.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, redemption, woman in danger, haunted by the past, law enforcement, life is a bitch, deadly, crimes, crime, dishonesty, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Girl from the Naked Eye (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jake is a driver for a seedy escort service operating out of 'The Naked Eye strip club', he's a street thug type who falls for a witty high-class escort named Sandy. Except one night Sandy is found murdered, the only clues left behind ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, deadly, stripper, surrealism, neo noir, violence, heroes, sexual content, bar fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.9
 2K
Stiletto (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The seemingly random killings of an assassin puzzle her former lover, a wealthy Greek crime boss whose organization is jeopardized by his love for her, and the detective following her rising body count
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, assassin, vengeance, hitman, police investigation, tough heroes, danger, police detective, dishonesty, rivalry, betrayal, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 5K
Protégé (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Undercover officer Nick had spent the last seven years penetrating into the core of a drug ring working his way up from a street dealer post to the managerial position handling cargo deliveries for Kwan - the biggest player in the local heroin ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: mole, undercover, drug dealing, working undercover, drug abuse, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, tragic hero, moral dilemma, overdose ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 6K
Shadowboxer (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mikey and Rose are professional assassins. They are also lovers, and once upon a time Rose also knew Mikey's father. During an elaborate hit job for a malicious gangster, Rose fails to kill the main target, the gangster's pregnant ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, hitman, pregnancy, family relations, parents and children, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, deadly, haunted by the past, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 2K
The Escapist (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Denis Hopkins, a pilot, lives with his pregnant wife Valerie and has a comfortable lifestyle. When a gang of criminals led by the sadistic Ricky Barnes breaks into his home, he offers whatever the criminals want to protect his wife and unborn child, ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, violence spree, vengeance, confined, deadly, criminal heroes, murder, haunted by the past, tough heroes, crimes, heroes, gang ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 8K
The Calling (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Detective Hazel Micallef hasn't had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Port Dundas until a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside brings her face to face with a serial killer driven by a higher calling.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, riddles and clues, psychopath, society, murder, deadly, crimes, danger, law enforcement, profanity, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
 685
Ginostra (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: An FBI Agent from America and his bride and young child travel to the Sicilian island of Ginostra to solve the murder of a key witness.
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, island, life is a bitch, mystery, law enforcement, investigation, orphan, sexual content, danger, family in danger, witnessing a crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%