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, deadly, drugs/alcohol, disorder, rivalry, female nudity, suicide, russian mafia, stripper, human trafficking, female protagonist, rape and revenge, murder, burlesque, voyeurism, lesbian subtext ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, deadly, life is a bitch, murder, rivalry and vengeance mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama 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.
 5.2
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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: serious, rough, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, hotel, new year, dishonesty, crime gone awry, crimes, crime, confined, criminal heroes, heist, delinquent, crime boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.8
 295
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, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: danger, vengeance, murder, rape, woman in danger, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, crimes, crime, violence spree, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, serious, rough, bleak, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, tough heroes, femme fatale, filmmaking, drug dealing, drug abuse, life is a bitch, crimes, crime, urban, school, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.7
 777
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: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: vigilantism, danger, murder, rivalry, gory, deadly, vengeance, kidnapping, crime, crimes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 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: realistic, bleak, serious, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, femme fatale, curses spells and rituals, crimes, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, crime, vengeance, drug dealing, destiny, rivalry, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.6
 163
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, crimes, danger, serial killer, dishonesty, psychopath, dangerous attraction, deadly, police investigation, rivalry, bank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, rise and fall, ambition, gang, deadly, dishonesty, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, gangsters, unfulfillment, crimes, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, revenge, murder, criminal, robbery, vengeance, rivalry, danger, drugs/alcohol, missing person, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.4
 821
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, femme fatale, life is a bitch, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, heist, frame up, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: rape, vengeance, vigilantism, sexual abuse, halloween, female killer, killing spree, mute, revenge, crime, gory, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, pimp, cocaine, life is a bitch, crime, criminal heroes, parents and children, crimes, crime gone awry, danger, drugs/alcohol, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.0
 496
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: adoption, juvenile delinquency, couples, dishonesty, deadly, society, prostitute, downfall, low lives, crimes, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: bleak, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise to the top, boxing, ambition, crime, immigrants, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, crimes, social decay, moral dilemma, society, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: danger, woman in danger, media, family relations, sexual relations, crime, crimes, parents and children, starlet, family problems, anal sex, peep show ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: out of the way, dishonesty, betrayal, crimes, cons and scams, intrigue, rivalry, disorder, police corruption, small town, car accident, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, vengeance, social decay, life is a bitch, society, youth, rivalry, crimes, urban ghetto life, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 322
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: rivalry, law enforcement, fighting the system, deadly, danger, vigilantism, vengeance, police corruption, rebellion, society, drugs/alcohol, cop as target ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.4
 793
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, chase, crimes, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, heist, haunted by the past, gangsters, crime, chases and races, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: bleak, serious, atmospheric, rough, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, murder, village, vengeance, social relations, countryside, police investigation, salesman, murder mystery, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, juvenile delinquency, murderous pair, teenage life, family relations, crime, youth, deadly, rumor, teenager, investigation, death of mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, violence, crime, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, gang, revenge, murder, betrayal, double life, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: suspenseful, mind bending, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: wrongfully committed, rivalry, homecoming, frame up, murder, dishonesty, crime, blind ambition, mystery, life is a bitch, crimes, righting the wronged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 779
I Accuse (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chilling tale based on a real event in which a doctor stepped out of line and sexually assaulted a patient when drugged.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: rapist, courtroom drama, small town, mind game, sexual abuse, private detective, murder, obsession, society, life is a bitch, crimes, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, investigation, criminal heroes, witnessing a crime, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, best friends, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, europe, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: rough, serious, bleak, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, police corruption, violence, undercover, urban, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, vigilantism, cop as target, mission gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 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: atmospheric, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, secret movement, honest law enforcer, life turned upside down, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, danger, frame up, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 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: disturbing, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: high school, prostitute, rape, sexual abuse, drug abuse, youth, crimes, teenage life, crime, life is a bitch, computers and web, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 826
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: gloomy, realistic, touching, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lifestyle, urban, self control, danger, family in danger, family problems, haunted by the past, power relations, escape from reality, family relations, life is a bitch, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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, tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: prison, prison life, crimes, confined, vigilantism, life is a bitch, vengeance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, robbery, juvenile delinquency, chase, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: suspenseful, psychological, rough, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, redemption, woman in danger, haunted by the past, law enforcement, deadly, life is a bitch, crime, dishonesty, neo noir, swat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%