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Sneaky Pete (2015)
 8.1
 33K
Sneaky Pete (2015)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A con man on the run from a vicious gangster takes cover from his past by assuming the identity of his prison cellmate, Pete, “reuniting” with Pete’s estranged family, a colorful, dysfunctional group that threatens to drag him into a world just as dangerous as the one he’s trying to escape - and, just maybe, give him a taste of the loving family he’s never had.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, ironic, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: gambling, escapades, family relations, dishonesty, investigation, family problems, crimes, danger, thief, con artists, greed, adaptation, friendship, male nudity
Time: contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Sneaky Pete

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspenseful and serious films and TV series with plots about crimes, danger, dishonesty, murder, crime, investigation and family relations mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sneaky Pete: Ray Donovan (2013), Tin Star (2017), Animal Kingdom (2016), Better Call Saul (2015), The Blacklist (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ray Donovan (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the sprawling mecca of the rich and famous, Ray Donovan does the dirty work for LA's top power players, and makes their problems disappear. His father's unexpected release from prison sets off a chain of events that shakes the ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, tense, stylized ...
Plot: power relations, crimes, family relations, hollywood, identity crisis, intrigue, family secret, family problems, blackmail, teamwork, businessman, expert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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100%
 7.3
 13K
Tin Star (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Jim Worth, an expat British police officer starting a new life with his family as police chief in Little Big Bear, an idyllic town near the Rocky Mountains. When his small town is overrun by migrant workers from a massive new oil ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Plot: revenge motive, family relations, rocky mountains, justice, danger, crimes, death, threat, life is a bitch, murder, small town sheriff, abduction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, canada
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83%
 8.2
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Animal Kingdom (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series centers on 17-year-old Joshua "J" Cody, who moves in with his freewheeling relatives in their Southern California beach town after his mother dies of a heroin overdose. Headed by boot-tough matriarch Janine "Smurf" ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime family, criminal, heist, dysfunctional family, crimes, danger, drugs/alcohol, escapades, family conflict, gay brother, mother son relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern california, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Better Call Saul (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Six years before Saul Goodman meets Walter White. We meet him when the man who will become Saul Goodman is known as Jimmy McGill, a small-time lawyer searching for his destiny, and, more immediately, hustling to make ends meet. Working alongside, ...
Style: realistic, captivating, witty, stylized, tense ...
Plot: dark humor, moral dilemma, dishonesty, crimes, workplace situations, hotshot lawyer, lawyer, cons and scams, lawyer client relationship, family relations, private investigator, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2002
Place: usa, new mexico, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 8.0
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The Blacklist (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Raymond "Red" Reddington, one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives, surrenders in person at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C. He claims that he and the FBI have the same interests: bringing down dangerous criminals and terrorists. In ...
Style: captivating, clever, serious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, special agents, master criminal, manipulations, unlikely partners, investigation, mind game, partners, law enforcement, danger, terrorism, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
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Trust (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The trials and triumphs of one of America’s wealthiest and unhappiest families, the Gettys. Told over multiple seasons and spanning the twentieth century, the series begins in 1973 with the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III, an heir to the Getty ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: wealthy family, kidnapping, mafia, danger, greed, investigation, family relations, rescue, dishonesty, runaway, society, hopes ...
Time: year 1973
Place: italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 212K
Ozark (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A financial adviser drags his family from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks, where he must launder $500 million in five years to appease a drug boss.
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: money laundering, drug cartel, family relations, danger, crimes, rivalry, murder, violence, law enforcement, survival, teenage boy, teenage girl ...
Place: mexico, missouri, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 7K
Get Shorty (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Miles Daly works as muscle for a murderous crime ring in Nevada and attempts to change professions and become a movie producer, laundering money through a Hollywood film with the help of washed-up filmmaker Rick Moreweather. Based on Elmore ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, light, funny
Plot: money laundering, movie business, mafia, hollywood, film making, crimes, family problems, partners, crime, filmmaking, chase, love affair ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Pleasure Principle (2019)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland, Czech Republic, Russia
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: Mysterious murders has been committed in four post-communist cities: Warsaw, Prague, Odesa, and Leipzig. The investigations are carried out by three absolutely different in many aspects criminal police officers. Independently of one another, they ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, investigation, investigator, killer on the loose, police investigator, killing spree, murder, police detective, teamwork, police officer, crimes ...
Place: prague, poland, czech republic, ukraine, prague czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 36
The Chief (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Russia
TV show
Style: captivating, tense, thought provoking, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: crime investigation, crimes, investigation, law enforcement, betrayal, dishonesty, uncover truth, murder, life philosophy, twists & turns, good versus evil, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.9
 48K
Leverage (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Leverage follows a five-person team: a thief, a grifter, a hacker, and a retrieval specialist, led by former insurance investigator Nathan Ford, who use their skills to fight corporate and governmental injustices inflicted on ordinary citizens.
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Plot: hacker, team, outsmarting, thief, escapades, crimes, unconventional method, mastermind, surveillance, society, crime, teamwork ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 193
Aurora (2010)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Aurora is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by the United States–based television network Telemundo. Telemundo aired this serial from November 1, 2010 to May 20, 2011. As with most of its other telenovelas, the network broadcasts English ...
Style: emotional, twists and turns, captivating, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, fall in love, couple relations, friendship, couples, family relations, rivalry, crimes, society, sleeping, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.7
 14K
Seven Seconds (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tensions run high between African American citizens and Caucasian cops in Jersey City when a teenage African American boy is critically injured by a cop.
Style: serious, rough, twists and turns, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: racial tension, loss of faith, drug dealer, heroin addict, murder investigation, hit and run, court, justice, murder, society, teenager, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Forensic Heroes IV (2020)
Genre: Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The forensics team and the crime team on Hong Kong's police force are challenged once again as the squad is staffed with new personnel. This time, the crime-solving police force led by Go Sir, Dr. Man, and King Sir, who all work together with ...
Style: captivating, tense, unusual plot structure, disturbing, intellectual ...
Plot: forensics, police, murder investigation, police detective, police investigation, partners against crime, friendship, who done it, police officer, crimes, partners, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Varg Veum - The Dead Have It Easy (2012)
Genre: Crime
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Varg Veum tries to help a scared girl lost in the woods at night, but he fails to avoid her death. What was this young asylum seeker fleeing from?
Style: twists and turns, tense, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, investigation, race against time, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, danger, who done it, violence, conspiracy, graphic violence, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Freudian Method (2012)
Genre: Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Special consultant Roman Freydin is introduced to the crime detection department under the Prosecutor's Office. A psychologist and professional poker player in his younger days, Roman traveled extensively throughout Russia and Europe dealing ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, captivating, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, unconventional method, private detective, psychologist, expert, fighting crime, coworker relationship, colleague colleague relationship, warning, psychology, crimes, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
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Ultraviolet (2017)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An online community of amateur sleuths use technology to solve crimes -- and make quirky friends -- in their quest for justice.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, intense, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: suspicion, investigation, private detective, danger, murder, crimes, mystery, clue, witnessing a crime, technology
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Good Thieves (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: The story centers on thieves who strike against people in high power who try to control Korea.
Style: twists and turns, sentimental, captivating
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: crimes, heist, twists & turns, partners, escapades, good versus evil, danger, crime, justice, police, friendship, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Garage Sale Mystery: All That Glitters (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
TV show
Story: Jennifer Shannon (Lori Loughlin) has a gift for finding rare treasures hidden in garage sales that she can resell at her consignment store, Rags to Riches, and for get her involved in the criminal investigations that happen at the very second-hand ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, murder, uncover truth, amateur detective, crimes, danger, who done it, mystery, suspicion, strong female presence, police investigation, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
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Mother Goose (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Sonja (Alexandra Rapaport) lives a rather carefree life with her beloved family. The husband Frederick's marijuana business providing family finances a silver lining. But life is shattered and Sonja forced to play a dangerous game with both ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: chick flick
Plot: family relations, organized crime, female protagonist, rivalry, crimes, intrigue, dishonesty, parents and children, deadly, escapades, scheming, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Crossword Mysteries: A Puzzle to Die For (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: A brilliant crossword puzzle editor (Chabert) finds her life turned upside-down when she is pulled into a police investigation after several of the clues in her recent puzzles are linked to unsolved crimes. Proving her innocence means leaving the ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, humorous, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: puzzle, partners against crime, female nudity, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, friendship, danger, rivalry, police, murder, investigation ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Crossword Mysteries: Abracadaver (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
TV show
Story: During her birthday celebration, Tess and Logan find themselves swept up in a world that isn't always what it seems when the headlining magician at the Magic Manor winds up dead.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: amateur detective, puzzle, murder mystery, investigation, uncover truth, magic trick, stubbornness, resourceful, scholarship, danger, private investigation, illusion ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Red Widow (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When Marta Walraven's mob husband is brutally murdered, she takes on gangsters and the FBI to unveil the truth about his death. As she digs into this dark underworld, she'll test her own strength, relying on her resourcefulness, ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: intrigue, family relations, unlikely criminals, vengeance, dishonesty, crimes, parents and children, death of husband, suburbs, drug lord, rivalry, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Street Thief (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kaspar Carr is a professional burglar who lives and works in Chicago. Carr loves his job and is good at it, and two documentary filmmakers are granted access to his private world when he agrees to let them make a film about him.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Plot: heist, crimes, thief, planning, safecracker, rivalry, escapades, danger, double agent, petty criminal, crime, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.8
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Once Fallen (2010)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Chance (Brian Presley) returns home after five years in jail, he is determined to escape his past, start a new life and make peace with his father, (Ed Harris, Golden Globe® winner), who is the head of the Aryan Brotherhood prison gang and ...
Style: captivating, serious, tense, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, starting over, fall in love, estrangement, hopes, family life, gangsters, family relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, family in crisis, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hollands Hoop (2014)
Genre: Crime
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Forensic psychiatrist Fokke Augustinus makes an unexpected career change when he inherits his father's mansion in Groningen where he becomes involved with a criminal organization with a marijuana plantation on his father's land.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: marijuana, countryside, family relations, drug dealing, crimes, couples, parents and children, farm, criminal organization, mansion, violence, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.5
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The Evidence (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Inspectors Cayman Bishop and Sean Cole investigate crimes in San Francisco Police Department. How does all of the pieces to the puzzle all fit together?
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, crimes, riddles and clues, law enforcement, forensic evidence, police detective, cold case, fighting crime, murder of wife, mystery, vengeance, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.7
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Signal (2018)
Genre: Crime
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Two detectives communicate through a walkie-talkie to solve a cold case. One detective exists in the present day and the other detective exists 15 years in the past.
Style: tense, suspenseful, intellectual, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, serial killer, law enforcement, crimes, who done it, police investigation, murder investigation, uncover truth, police detective, track down, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
If Tomorrow Comes (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 304 min.
TV show
Story: This mini-series focuses on two people, Tracy Whitney and Jeff Stevens. In the beginning, Tracy was an innocent, who was in love and pregnant, with the son of an affluent family. Obviously her family did not approve of her. She would sent ot prison ...
Style: entertaining, sexy, captivating, tense, romantic ...
Plot: revenge, con artists, art thief, women's prison, romantic rivalry, caper, couples, escapades, professional rivalry, rivalry, lovers, mentor protege relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
TV show
Story: A sleuthing garage sale maven suspects foul play when her friend dies in an old house with a cursed reputation. Even though police evidence - and even webcam footage of the death – point to natural causes – this mysterious death in a cursed” ...
Style: serious, enigmatic, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: who done it, investigation, murder, amateur detective, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, riddles and clues, couples, danger, strong female presence, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%