Movies like In the Fade

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In the Fade (2017)
 7.1
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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: revenge, marijuana, racism, terrorist bombing, suicide attempt, drug use, snorting cocaine, trial, tattoo, white suit, terrorism, tragedy, amateur detective, court, loss of family, neo nazi, cigarette smoking, love, prison, sea, terrorist, pregnancy, money, lawyer, investigation ...
Place: greece, germany, hamburg germany

Most similar movies to In the Fade

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, tense and suspense films with plots about murder, father son relationship, violence, blood, husband wife relationship, drinking and telephone call mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like In the Fade: Anesthesia (2015), Short Sharp Shock (1998), Imperium (2016), The Dinner (2017), Good Time (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
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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: friend, lie, promise, listening to music, eating, limousine, cigarette lighter, food, chase, bar, flashback, friendship ...
Time: year 2008
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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: serious, emotional, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: friendship, immigration, violence, wedding, buddies, gang, foreigner, hoodlum, street gang, arms deal, immigrants, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: hamburg germany, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.5
 36K
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, undercover, terrorist, analyst, terrorism, violence, racism, fascism, conspiracy, politics, skinhead, genocide ...
Time: year 1969
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.5
 6K
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, cynical, suspenseful
Plot: father son relationship, teenager, violence, arson, flashback, restaurant, brother brother relationship, anger, husband wife relationship, politician, cancer, hiding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 7.3
 47K
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, amusement park, hospital, bank robber, violence, prison, brother, security guard, one night, acid, loneliness ...
Place: bronx new york city, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.7
 207K
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: emotional, gloomy, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: redemption, life is a bitch, suicide attempt, desperation, surgery, guilt, death, death in the family, crimes, hit and run, mathematics, attempted murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.4
 37K
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: based on true events, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: racism, murder, police violence, church, police brutality, church choir, beating, fire, police, riot, african american, motel ...
Time: 1960s, year 1967, year 1943, year 1969
Place: detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.1
 84K
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, clever, serious, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: jury, courtroom drama, lawyer, courtroom, trial, corruption, bribery, lawsuit, judge, court case, righting the wronged, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cincinnati ohio, indiana, ohio, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: tense, serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, murder investigation, crimes, journalism, filmmaking, apple computer, name calling, stabbing, forest, american abroad, drug dealer, trial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: sentimental, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, airport, prison, judge, murder, chase, escape, police, false accusation, daring rescue, parents, husband ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.6
 170K
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: gloomy, serious, disturbing, realistic, rough ...
Plot: child abuse, courtroom drama, childhood, sexual abuse, court, vengeance, friendship, lawyer, juvenile delinquent, crime, haunted by the past, rape ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, new york yankees, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 66K
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, cynical, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: psychopath, neo noir, deal, lingerie, trailer park, hitman, burial, sexual humiliation, gun, money, arson, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 39K
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.
Plot: heist, women, betrayal, car accident, violence, cafe, prostitute, murder, sex, bar, chase, car chase ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
We Own the Night (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A New York nightclub manager tries to save his brother and father from Russian mafia hitmen.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, nightclub, crime, law enforcement, gangsters, promotion, heroin, mayor, cocaine, police chief, suicide, party ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.7
 154K
Wind River (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, sentimental
Plot: investigation, rape, snow, murder, violence, fbi, native american reservation, forest, friendship, forensics, mountain, death ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 3K
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, witness, escape, gun, small town, blood, alcohol, kiss, husband wife relationship, beer, father son relationship ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.1
 53K
The Rainmaker (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Story: When Rudy Baylor, a young attorney with no clients, goes to work for a seedy ambulance chaser, he wants to help the parents of a terminally ill boy in their suit against an insurance company. But to take on corporate America, Rudy and a scrappy ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, thought provoking, talky ...
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyer, courtroom, self defense, leukemia, legal investigation, domestic violence, insurance, jury, lawsuit, judge, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, small town, justice, prison, vengeance, drug dealer, social decay, car accident, drug use, manslaughter, working class, ex convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new jersey, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 7K
Antibodies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When a notorious German serial killer is captured after committing some of the most heinous acts against humanity ever imaginable, a farmer and police officer from a sleepy rural community on the outskirts of Berlin is drawn into the case as he ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mind game, small town, lust, investigation, murder, crime, crimes, danger, family life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, year 1996
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, safecracker, testimony, bribery, cocaine, crime, gangsters, manhunt, obsessive quest, urban, vengeance, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 22K
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: stylized, emotional, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: love, justice, revenge, fall in love, police, bomb, murder, sex, terrorist, explosion, redemption, assassination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.6
 182K
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: clever, realistic, tense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: drug lord, addiction, drug abuse, police corruption, corruption, drug dealing, surveillance, heroin, marijuana, organized crime, legal, judge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mexico, usa, latin america, ohio, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
...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: suspense, clever, semi serious, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, crime, fighting the system, prison, dedicated lawyer, legal action, extramarital affair, idealism, moral dilemma, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 1K
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, non professional cast, teenage boy, police raid, gambling, little boy, funeral, escape, suitcase, train, fire ...
Place: italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Dry White Season (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 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: captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: racism, discrimination, injustice, fighting the system, crimes, society, life is a bitch, legal action, interracial relations, legal, rebellion, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: south africa, africa, canada, england, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 4K
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: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tense, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, chase, buried alive, picking a lock, digging, death penalty, masochist, theft, cemetery, police station, magician, ransom ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, miami, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 11K
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, mother daughter relationship, crying man ...
Time: 80s, year 1985, year 1987, year 1984, year 1986
Place: detroit, michigan, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.8
 392K
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: disturbing, sincere, touching, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: interracial relations, racism, police corruption, prejudice, morality, immigrants, bigotry, social decay, redemption, tragedy, depression, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, mexico, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 54K
The Brave One (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A woman struggles to recover from a brutal attack by setting out on a mission for revenge.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: vigilantism, vengeance, crime, dog, fear, pimp, self defense, loss of loved one, tunnel, injury, boyfriend, corpse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Wednesday 04:45 (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece, Germany, Israel
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Stelios Dimitrakopoulos has 32 hours left before he loses everything. From the jazz bar he painstakingly keeps running for years, to his own family. The Romanian gangster who lent him money, now demands the debt to be paid. The middle-man and former ...
Plot: jazz club, drugs, money, blood, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, drug use, neo noir, strip club, debt, gunshot, night ...
Time: year 2010
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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