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The Preppie Connection (2015)
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The Preppie Connection (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A student at a private school uses his connections to establish a drug trafficking network.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: student, prison, jealousy, drug dealing, teenager, marijuana, cocaine, drug dealer, high school, love, murder, crimes, rivalry, party, drugs, teacher, death, family relations, cigarette smoking
Time: 21st century
Place: colombia, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, serious and psychological films with plots about crimes, murder, rivalry, danger, drug dealer, drugs and society mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Preppie Connection: Perfect High (2015), Beautiful & Twisted (2015), Rhino (2012), Chiko (2008), After the Fall (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Perfect High (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: thought provoking, tense, sentimental, captivating, psychological
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Beautiful & Twisted (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Following the murder of hotel heir Ben Novack Jr., police focus their investigation on his wife, Narcy.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
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Rhino (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: An NFL veteran who's become a college-town drug kingpin takes in a protégé, but eventually the relationship turns volatile and deadly.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Chiko (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This is the story of Isa, who grows up in a Hamburg suburb. It might be one of the world's richest cities but every beast has its belly and here, in the very underbelly, Chiko lives in a world where violence, staking and keeping a claim, and ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealer, gang, immigrants, cocaine, friendship, crimes, ambition, rivalry, murder, smuggling, marijuana, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, hamburg germany, europe
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After the Fall (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bill Scanlin loses his job and embarks on a life of crime. As Bill stays ahead of the law, he discovers that sometimes the only thing worse than getting caught is getting away with it.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, downfall, human nature, protecting from truth, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, family relations, society, murder, rivalry, unlikely criminals, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Ministers (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A NYPD detective attempts to avenge the death of her father, but unwittingly becomes involved with one of his killers.
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, vengeance, rivalry, law enforcement, unlikely couple, murder, murderous pair, strong violent content, graphic violence, romancing a criminal, revenge, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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As Night Comes (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Untouched (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Untouched is the story of a reluctant attorney's struggle with inner demons while defending a teenage girl accused of murdering her newborn. When the "Hostess City of the South" is rocked by the horrific crime, Mitchell Thomas III ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspense, gloomy ...
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A Friend to Die For (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Angela Delvecchio, coming from a rather poor family, moves into the rich town Montevista. She admires Stacy, leader of the most prestigeous clique of her high school. Angela wants to be accepted and seeks Stacy's friendship. But when she ...
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Cedar Boys (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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Duration: 100 min.
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Haven (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, USA, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During a weekend, two shady businessmen flee to the Cayman Islands to avoid federal prosecution. But their escape ignites a chain reaction that leads a British native to commit a crime that changes the nation.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: island, prison, interracial relations, drug dealing, family relations, crimes, parents and children, investigation, jail, brother sister relationship, master criminal, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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River's Edge (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of high school friends discover that they are in the presence of a killer. One of them, Samson, has murdered his girlfriend Jamie. He brags to his friends about killing her, and when they discover he is telling the truth, their reactions ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating, serious
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Amanda Knox: Murder on Trial in Italy (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
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Style: tense, realistic, serious, captivating, sincere ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, rough, captivating, tense ...
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Payback (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
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Style: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating, rough ...
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Story: Multimillionaire Steven Beard, a retired broadcasting executive, who fell hard for Celeste , an attractive waitress who served him his nightly cocktail at the local country club in Austin, Texas.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense
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Light Sleeper (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
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Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
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Illegal Tender (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: N-Secure is a no holds-barred thrilling drama mixed with murder, mayhem and manipulation among affluent professionals. This film sheds light on a man's downfall from the pinnacles of success into the depths of his damaged character. His ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
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Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, tense
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45%
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Tango One (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three officers are assigned to go undercover and join a mission to capture Den Donovan.
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, tense
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