Movies like In the Fade

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In the Fade (2017)
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In the Fade (2017)
Original name: Aus dem Nichts
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Katja's life collapses after a senseless act impacts her life. After a time of mourning and injustice, she seeks revenge.
Plot: marijuana, revenge, racism, terrorist bombing, love, prison, sea, terrorist, pregnancy, money, lawyer, investigation, hotel, food, politics, suicide, snow, computer, trial, running, terrorism, sister sister relationship, courtroom, beach, suicide attempt ...
Place: greece, germany, hamburg germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspense and tense films with plots about murder, violence, drinking, husband wife relationship, death, blood and drink mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like In the Fade: Anesthesia (2015), Short Sharp Shock (1998), Imperium (2016), The Dinner (2017), The Face of an Angel (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anesthesia (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.
Plot: surgery, autopsy, injection, interracial kiss, unhappiness, morality, hysteria, loneliness, teenage sex, backpack, milk, bench ...
Time: year 2008
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Short Sharp Shock (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three friends get caught in a life of major crime.
Style: emotional, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: friendship, violence, immigration, wedding, buddies, contests and competitions, friends, crimes, crime, immigrants, gangsters, ethnic ...
Time: 90s
Place: hamburg germany, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 37K
Imperium (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nate Foster, a young, idealistic FBI agent, goes undercover to take down a radical white supremacy terrorist group. The bright up-and-coming analyst must confront the challenge of sticking to a new identity while maintaining his real principles as ...
Style: tense, intense, suspense, suspenseful, interesting ...
Plot: fbi, terrorist, undercover, skinhead, analyst, terrorism, violence, racism, fascism, conspiracy, politics, genocide ...
Time: year 1969
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.5
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The Dinner (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two brothers and their wives meet up at a haute-cuisine restaurant to discuss what to do about a horrific crime that their sons committed together. As the quartet debate their options, the conversation reopens old wounds between the siblings.
Style: ambiguous ending, enigmatic, rough, suspenseful, cynical
Plot: father son relationship, teenager, violence, brother brother relationship, politician, flashback, husband wife relationship, restaurant, anger, arson, uncle nephew relationship, van ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Face of an Angel (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Both a journalist and a documentary filmmaker chase the story of a murder and its prime suspect.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: murder, filmmaking, journalism, crimes, murder investigation, bathroom, violence, girl, bracelet, gun, taxi, stabbed in the back ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.3
 50K
Good Time (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Connie Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through the city's underworld in an increasingly desperate—and dangerous—attempt to get his brother Nick out of jail.
Style: brutal, dark humor
Plot: wheelchair, on the run, hospital, brother, bank robber, amusement park, security guard, violence, prison, loneliness, patient, running ...
Place: new york, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.8
 36K
Mother (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A mother lives quietly with her twenty-eight-year-old son, Do-joon, providing herbs and acupuncture to neighbors. One day, a girl is brutally murdered, and Do-joon is charged with the killing. Now, it's his mother's call whether to prove ...
Style: tense, stylized, clever, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, investigation, arrest, innocence, desperation, search, lawyer, drunkenness, golf club, rice, cell phone, acupuncture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: asia, korea, south korea, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.4
 39K
Detroit (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens' uprisings in the history of the United States.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, based on true events
Plot: church, racism, church choir, beating, police brutality, police violence, murder, fire, corrupt cop, concert, police station, mercilessness ...
Time: 1960s, year 1943, year 1969, year 1967
Place: detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 7.0
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Widows (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in contemporary Chicago, amidst a time of turmoil, four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities take fate into their own hands and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, bleak, bloody ...
Plot: violence, debt, racism, danger, girl gang, female criminal, pursuit, murder, brutality, murder of husband, widow, domestic violence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: convict, injustice, false accusation, lawyer, murder, fighting the system, prison, innocence, trial, courtroom, law school, testimony ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 80s, 90s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.7
 211K
21 Grams (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: This is the story of three gentle persons: Paul Rivers an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré, Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife, happily married and mother of two little girls, and Jack Jordan, an ...
Style: psychological, bleak, captivating, mind bending, suspense ...
Plot: life is a bitch, redemption, suicide attempt, surgery, desperation, guilt, death in the family, cocaine, human nature, tragic event, loss of child, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: based on true events, suspense
Plot: last will and testament, father daughter relationship, abusive father, murder trial, axe murder, female female kiss, sex, reading a newspaper, witness, bare breasts, gun, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: massachusetts, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 85K
Runaway Jury (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, cynical, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jury, lawyer, trial, courtroom drama, corruption, society, fighting the system, righting the wronged, courtroom, dishonesty, judge, lawsuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, cincinnati ohio, indiana, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Golden Glove (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A serial killer strikes fear in the hearts of residents of Hamburg during the early 1970s.
Plot: serial killer, salvation army, disfigured face, teenage boy, teenage girl, male nudity, red light district, one eyed man, urinating on someone, night watchman, birthday party, vacuum cleaner ...
Time: 20th century, year 1974, year 1970
Place: hamburg germany, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Anything for Her (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lisa and Julien are married and lead a happy uneventful life with their son Oscar. But their life radically changes one morning, when the police comes to arrest Lisa on murder charges. She's sentenced to 20 years of prison. Convinced of his ...
Style: exciting, tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, hospital, murder, prison, police, airport, judge, escape, chase, daring rescue, life is a bitch, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 67K
Killer Joe (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cop (Matthew McConaughey) who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer (Emile Hirsch) in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister (Juno Temple).
Style: dark humor, disturbing, tense, realistic, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, neo noir, deal, hitman, debt, lingerie, arson, burial, trailer park, police detective, money, sexual humiliation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, oklahoma, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, drug traffic, wedding, kiss ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1987, year 1984, year 1985
Place: detroit, michigan, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 2K
A Ciambra (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Brazil, Germany, France, Sweden, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Pio Amato, a 14 year-old member of a small Romani community in Calabria, is in a hurry to grow up. Pio follows his older brother Cosimo everywhere and from him he learns how to hustle and how to navigate the streets of his hometown. One night Pio ...
Style: neorealism
Plot: coming of age, gypsy, cigarette smoking, food, horse, promise, drink, kiss on the cheek, apology, beer, school, barking dog ...
Place: italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.9
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Sand Castles (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In rural Indiana, Noah and his impoverished family wrestle with the mysterious return of his now mute sister, Lauren, who was kidnapped and held captive for over a decade.
Style: ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: mute, kidnapping, murder, deception, love, bookstore, witness, death of father, violence, basement, train, revenge ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
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Oxygen (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masochistic cop, who hides her predilection from her cop husband, gets involved in pursuing a kidnapper nicknamed Harry for Harry Houdini
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, chase, psychopath, buried alive, ransom, digging, death penalty, picking a lock, cemetery, police station, pay phone, theft ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, miami, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Underworld U.S.A. (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bitter young man sets out to get back at the gangsters who murdered his father.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, bribery, safecracker, testimony, cocaine, obsessive quest, dishonesty, snitch, deadly, make believe, rivalry, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
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43%
 7.6
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Traffic (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 147 min.
Story: An exploration of the United States of America's war on drugs from multiple perspectives. For the new head of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, the war becomes personal when he discovers his well-educated daughter is abusing cocaine ...
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, clever, captivating ...
Plot: drug lord, addiction, drug abuse, corruption, police corruption, surveillance, heroin, marijuana, organized crime, shooting, judge, escape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, mexico, latin america, ohio, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Dry White Season (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Taking place during the 1976 Soweto uprising, the story follows a white school teacher whose life and values are threatened when he asks questions about the death of a young black boy who died in police custody.
Style: disturbing, clever, serious, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: racism, fighting the system, rebellion, discrimination, injustice, society, interracial relations, crimes, legal action, state affairs, life is a bitch, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: south africa, africa, canada, england, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Out of the Furnace (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two brothers live in the economically-depressed Rust Belt, when a cruel twist of fate lands one in prison. His brother is then lured into one of the most violent crime rings in the Northeast.
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, working class, revenge, justice, vengeance, prison, ex convict, disappearance, anger, veteran, social decay, drug dealer ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, pennsylvania, indiana, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
...and justice for all. (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An ethical Baltimore defense lawyer disgusted with rampant legal corruption is asked to defend a judge he despises in a rape trial. But if he doesn't do it, the judge will have him disbarred.
Style: clever, dark humor, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, prison, fighting the system, crime, betrayal, dishonesty, farce, legal, false accusation, misfit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Heaven (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman takes the law into her own hands after police ignore her pleas to arrest the man responsible for her husband's death, and finds herself not only under arrest for murder but falling in love with an officer.
Style: emotional, stylized, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: redemption, love, justice, revenge, tunnel, translator, coincidence, on the run, attic, helicopter, police, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 398K
Crash (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.
Style: touching, sincere, disturbing, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: interracial relations, racism, police corruption, prejudice, morality, social decay, immigrants, bigotry, redemption, tragedy, depression, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico, california, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.
Style: serious, exciting, psychological, tense, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, vigilantism, fighting the system, murder, crime, master criminal, justice, mind game, prison, death, danger, perfect crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.3
 1K
Woodshock (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Theresa, a haunted young woman spiraling in the wake of profound loss, is torn between her fractured emotional state and the reality-altering effects of a potent cannabinoid drug.
Plot: blond, paranoia, blood, caucasian, wallpaper, heavy breathing, moth, woman fights a man, job promotion, refrigerator, bead curtain, symbolism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 174K
Sleepers (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes.
Style: disturbing, bleak, sadistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: child abuse, courtroom drama, childhood, vengeance, torture, lawyer, haunted by the past, friendship, court, crime, rape, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, madison square garden manhattan new york city, new york yankees, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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