Movies like Molly's Game

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Molly's Game (2017)
 7.5
 104K
Molly's Game (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.
Plot: poker, gambling, court, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, trial, lawyer, card playing, poker game, employer employee relationship, casino, skiing, club, sport competition, gambling house, olympics, fbi, arrest, cleavage, mob, courtroom, russian mafia, crime, celebrity, beating ...
Place: new york, los angeles

Most similar movies to Molly's Game

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, interesting and talky films with plots about violence, murder, crime, courtroom, greed, corruption and runaway mostly in Drama, Crime and Biography genres. Some movies like Molly's Game: Blow (2001), Casino (1995), Rounders (1998), Conviction (2010), Gotti (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 222K
Blow (2001)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A boy named George Jung grows up in a struggling family in the 1950's. His mother nags at her husband as he is trying to make a living for the family. It is finally revealed that George's father cannot make a living and the family goes ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, emotional, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, rise and fall, drug dealing, drug abuse, cocaine, gangsters, friendship, organized crime, criminal heroes, drug addiction, drug use, war on drugs ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: california, latin america, colombia, mexico, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 409K
Casino (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 178 min.
Story: The life of the gambling paradise – Las Vegas – and its dark mafia underbelly.
Style: realistic, rough, stylized, tense, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, mafia, criminal heroes, rise and fall, blind ambition, organized crime, crime, drug abuse, fbi, gambling, greed, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1983 ...
Place: las vegas, usa, costa rica, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 134K
Rounders (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young man is a reformed gambler who must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks.
Style: serious, clever, psychological, rough, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, poker, mafia, judge, cards, addiction, friendship, neo-noir, destructive relationship, cons and scams, debt, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, texas, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.2
 39K
Conviction (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: convict, injustice, false accusation, lawyer, murder, fighting the system, prison, innocence, trial, courtroom, law school, money ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 4.8
 10K
Gotti (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, organized crime, violence, godfather, family relations, crime, parents and children, crimes, criminal heroes, danger, gangsters, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, year 1984, year 2002
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
 31K
Find Me Guilty (2006)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Jack DiNorscio, a mobster who defended himself in court for what would be the longest mafia trial in U.S. history.
Style: witty, realistic, captivating, semi serious, tense ...
Plot: mafia, courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, crime, legal action, outsmarting, criminal heroes, gangsters, court case, jury, judge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.9
 152K
Black Mass (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, corruption, crime, brutality, violence, fbi, murder, organized crime, illness, arms dealing, gangster, mafia ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1985, year 1975 ...
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, santa monica california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
 24K
Bugsy (1991)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: New York gangster Ben 'Bugsy' Siegel takes a brief business trip to Los Angeles. A sharp-dressing womanizer with a foul temper, Siegel doesn't hesitate to kill or maim anyone crossing him. In L.A. the life, the movies, and most of all ...
Style: realistic, tense, captivating, rough, sentimental ...
Plot: hollywood, casino, hotel, crime, hitman, love affair, temperamental, crimes, love and romance, passionate interest, blind ambition, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 7.2
 14K
Marshall (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, battles through one of his career-defining cases.
Plot: lawyer, kidnapping, jewish, racism, investigation, trial, court, lake, interracial sex, name calling, freedom, water fountain ...
Time: 1940s, year 1954, year 1967
Place: mississippi, grand central station manhattan new york city, connecticut, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 19K
Hoffa (1992)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Jack Nicholson's portrait of union leader James R. Hoffa, as seen through the eyes of his friend, Bobby Ciaro (Danny DeVito). The film follows Hoffa through his countless battles with the RTA and President Roosevelt all the way to a conclusion ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: labor union, politics, gangsters, arson, rise and fall, power relations, crimes, crime, dishonesty, partners, fighting the system, leadership ...
Time: 1960s, 70s, 60s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: detroit, usa, michigan, new york, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.8
 253K
Donnie Brasco (1997)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: An FBI undercover agent infilitrates the mob and finds himself identifying more with the mafia life at the expense of his regular one.
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, fbi, organized crime, mentor, undercover, crime, friends, gangster, investigation, law enforcement, undercover agent ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: new york, usa, colombia, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Sleepwalker Killing (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mark Schall kills his mother-in-law and wounds his father-in-law in the middle of the night, then turns himself in. He claims, however, that he cannot remember the crime itself. His defense team finds evidence that suggests the crimes were committed ...
Plot: waitress, sister sister relationship, jail, innocence, birthday cake, morgue, jury, knife, pay phone, grandmother grandson relationship, surveillance camera, gambling debt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 16K
White Boy Rick (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of teenager, Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the police during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.
Style: disturbing, based on true events, suspense, rough
Plot: informant, fbi, war on drugs, drug trafficking, father son relationship, juvenile delinquent, arms dealing, buddies, culture clash, 15 year old, drug traffic, murder ...
Time: 80s, year 1985, year 1987, year 1984, year 1986
Place: detroit, ohio, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan Belfort's autobiography.
Style: clever, captivating, biting, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: rise and fall, success, ambition, wall street, cons and scams, millionaire, hotshot hero, blind ambition, money, greed, yuppie, strong sexual content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1987, year 1983
Place: usa, new york, bahamas, big ben london, mediterranean sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.7
 890K
Goodfellas (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conway.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, organized crime, crimes, friends, rise and fall, fbi, criminal heroes, friendship, shooting, life is a bitch, corruption ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 70s, 60s, year 1963 ...
Place: florida, new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Romeo Killer: The Chris Porco Story (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man is convicted for killing his father and attempting to murder his mother.
Plot: attempted murder, prison, undressing, murder, death of father, lawyer, reporter, life insurance, arrest, surveillance camera, crime scene, facial scar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Catch Me If You Can (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. An FBI agent makes it his mission to put him behind bars. But Frank not ...
Style: exciting, clever, suspense, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: master criminal, prodigy, crime, fbi, justice, adventure, rise and fall, cat and mouse, special agents, con artists, manhunt, runaway ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1967
Place: usa, france, manhattan new york city, louisiana, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 3K
The Gambler (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: New York City English professor Axel Freed outwardly seems like an upstanding citizen. But privately Freed is in the clutches of a severe gambling addiction that threatens to destroy him.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, addiction, casino, loan, debt, mafia, professor, gangsters, college, crime, neo noir, introspection ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, harvard university, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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A Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus Story (1992)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A married man meets a beautiful woman and they begin an affair.
Plot: murder, lawyer, judge, adultery, courtroom, flashback, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, trial
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
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The Bling Ring (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the Internet to track celebrities' whereabouts in order to rob their homes.
Style: sexy, stylized, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, juvenile delinquency, drugs/alcohol, high society, youth, heist, thief, burglary, celebrity, theft, crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, israel, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 17K
Croupier (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, France, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Manfred is an aspiring writer who to make ends meet, takes a job as a croupier. Jack remains an observer, knowing that everything in life is a gamble and that gamblers are born to lose. Inevitably, he gets sucked into the world of the casino ...
Style: clever, tense, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: gambling, casino, croupier, cons and scams, crime, neo-noir, writer's block, human nature, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 42K
The Highwaymen (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless ...
Style: slang
Plot: criminal gang, legendary hero, texas ranger, manhunt, fbi, bank robber, moral dilemma, reprisal, cold blooded killer, target practice, retribution, singing ...
Time: 1930s
Place: austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Most Violent Year (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: corruption, oil, capitalism, american dream, family business, crime, ambition, power relations, crimes, mafia, family in danger, police detective ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 7.4
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Capote (2005)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A biopic of the writer, Truman Capote and his assignment for The New Yorker to write the non-fiction book, 'In Cold Blood'.
Style: captivating, based on true events, intellectual, talky, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, murder, moral dilemma, lifestyle, crimes, manipulation, book, investigation, literature, death, friendship, character study ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, 60s, 50s, 20th century ...
Place: kansas, usa, turkey, europe, alabama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.2
 34K
Chopper (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true and intense story of Mark 'Chopper' Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a jail sentence in prison.
Style: dark humor, stylized, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prison, brutality, stabbing, convict, judge, murder, nightclub, criminal, prostitute, drug use, tattoo, trial ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1978
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.5
 146K
BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and become the head of the local chapter.
Style: semi serious, factual, rough, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: racism, undercover cop, black cop, bomb, telephone, husband wife relationship, violence, gun, activist, love and romance, partners, standoff ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 4K
Lizzie (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman goes on a notorious ax-murdering rampage in Massachusetts at the turn of the century.
Style: suspense, based on true events
Plot: last will and testament, father daughter relationship, abusive father, axe murder, murder trial, promise, eating, flashback, blood, doctor, servant, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: massachusetts, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the rise and fall of poker legend Stu "The Kid" Ungar.
Style: gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: gambling, poker, rise and fall, rivalry, tragic hero, ambition, addiction, human spirit, hopes, sport, life is a bitch, unfulfillment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 123K
Monster (2003)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Aileen Wuornos is an emotionally scarred highway hooker who shoots a sadistic trick who rapes her and ultimately becomes America's first female serial killer.
Style: bleak, psychological, disturbing, harsh, emotional ...
Plot: prostitute, lesbian, serial killer, destructive relationship, rape, tragic love, murder, death penalty, sexual abuse, mentally unstable, lawyer, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: florida, michigan, usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.2
 35K
Hard Eight (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A stranger mentors a young Reno gambler who weds a hooker and befriends a vulgar casino regular.
Style: clever, sentimental, rough, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: casino, gambling, blackmail, ransom, neo noir, christmas, crime, betrayal, confined, rivalry, gem, loser ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas, atlantic city new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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