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Sneaky Pete (2015)
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Sneaky Pete (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: captivating, melancholic, ironic, twists and turns, suspenseful
Plot: gambling, escapades, family relations, greed, dishonesty, thief, friendship, investigation, family problems, adaptation, crimes, danger, 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 suspenseful, serious, realistic and captivating films and TV series with plots about crimes, danger, family relations, dishonesty, crime, law enforcement and murder mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sneaky Pete: Better Call Saul (2015), Secrets and Lies (2015), Shades of Blue (2016), Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016), Seven Seconds (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Better Call Saul (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
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: dark humor, realistic, captivating, stylized, witty ...
Plot: dishonesty, workplace situations, family relations, lawyer, hotshot lawyer, moral dilemma, brother brother relationship, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, legal, lawyer client relationship, private investigator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: new mexico, usa, albuquerque new mexico
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100%
Secrets and Lies (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Detective Andrea Cornell is a tough, thorough Homicide Detective who leaves no stone unturned. Her unwavering dedication to her job makes her the most formidable opponent - or a highly valuable ally.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, police investigation, child killer, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, who done it, mystery, life turned upside down, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Shades of Blue (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sexy New York detective and single mother Harlee Santos fell in with a tight-knit group of dirty cops, taking bribes and protection money that she uses to provide the best life for her honest, talented daughter. But when she's trapped by the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: working undercover, fbi, police corruption, police detective, law enforcement, police investigation, dirty cop, crimes, dishonesty, undercover, moral dilemma, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders is a drama about the specialized International Division of the FBI tasked with solving crimes and coming to the rescue of Americans who find themselves in danger while abroad.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, fbi, crimes, danger, special agents, profiler, forensics, intelligence, team, police investigation, human nature, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Seven Seconds (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, twists and turns, rough, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, court, justice, murder, dirty cop, society, police corruption, teenager, gangs, danger, family relations, circumstantial evidence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Tin Star (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: suspenseful, captivating, exciting, rough, suspense
Plot: family relations, revenge motive, rocky mountains, justice, danger, crimes, life is a bitch, death, small town sheriff, threat, abduction, murder
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
NCIS: New Orleans (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama about the local field office that investigates criminal cases affecting military personnel in The Big Easy, a city known for its music, entertainment and decadence.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, government agency, partners, crimes, state affairs, special agents, military, undercover, navy, investigation, army investigation, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Red Widow (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspenseful, tense, realistic, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: intrigue, vengeance, dishonesty, family relations, unlikely criminals, parents and children, crimes, death of husband, drug lord, rivalry, suburbs, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 7.6
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Outsiders (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A struggle for power and control set in the rugged and mysterious hills of Appalachia, "Outsiders" tells the story of the Farrell clan, a family of outsiders who've been in these parts since before anyone can remember. Living off the ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: off the grid, sheriff, lifestyle, society, crimes, friendship, hand to hand combat, life is a bitch, adaptation, gunfight, brutality, outsider ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.6
 5K
Trust (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: wealthy family, kidnapping, mafia, danger, greed, family relations, investigation, rescue, dishonesty, runaway, hopes, society ...
Time: year 1973
Place: usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.6
 28K
Blue Bloods (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A drama about a multi-generational family of cops dedicated to New York City law enforcement. Frank Reagan is the New York Police Commissioner and heads both the police force and the Reagan brood. He runs his department as diplomatically as he runs ...
Style: captivating, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police chief, law enforcement, family life, crimes, family relations, police detective, police brutality, family tradition, price of justice, district attorney, police protagonist, female detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
 3K
Training Day (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Fifteen years after the events of the feature film, Kyle Craig is assigned to go undercover in an elite squad of the LAPD as Detective Frank Rourke’s trainee to spy on him and report on his off-book methods. As Frank starts teaching his principled ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, psychological
Plot: dirty cop, police, lapd, dishonesty, corruption, violence, murder, betrayal, mentor, love, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 8.1
 15K
Barry (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A hit man from the Midwest moves to Los Angeles and gets caught up in the city's theatre arts scene.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, dark humor, ironic
Plot: hitman, police investigation, mentor, danger, shooting, friends, murder, ambition, crimes, adaptation, culture clash, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.7
 3K
Kidnapped (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Kidnapped is an American television drama series from Sony Pictures Television which aired on NBC from September 20, 2006, to August 11, 2007. The series returned on Universal HD in 2008.
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, crime, private detective, negotiation, ransom, law enforcement, fbi, search, danger, hopes, confined, special agents ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
It Takes a Thief (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: It Takes a Thief is an American action-adventure television series that aired on ABC for two and a half seasons between January 9, 1968, and March 24, 1970. It starred veteran movie actor Robert Wagner in his television debut as sophisticated thief ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: espionage, escapades, crimes, dishonesty, government agency, danger, undercover, adventure, crime, secret agents, government agent, prison ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.4
 504
Mafiosa (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 416 min.
Story: By the will of her dead uncle who was murdered Sandra Paoli is propelled to the head of a powerful mafia clan. She becomes a respected, but also hated, woman in a world of men, murder and criminality.
Style: captivating, realistic, rough, semi serious, serious ...
Plot: death in the family, family problems, gangsters, betrayal, murder, political corruption, rivalry, police corruption, island, drug dealing, criminal's revenge, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.2
 273
Guns (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A high profile arms dealer comes under increased police scrutiny when his teenage son is implicated in the murder of a senator's father. British expatriate Paul Duguid (Colm Feore) is an international arms dealer accredited by numerous ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: crime, dishonesty, danger, city life, arms dealing, crimes, who to trust, family relations, law enforcement, society, urban, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.9
 530
The Protector (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Gloria Sheppard is an intuitive LAPD homicide detective who juggles her demanding personal and professional lives while raising two sons with the help of her troubled younger brother, Davey.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: police detective, lapd, homicide detective, single mother, law enforcement, single parent, crimes, relationship vs career, family relations, female protagonist, police, police procedural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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American Crime (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An anthology drama focusing on all aspects of the U.S. criminal justice system dealing with crimes committed in America.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: family relations, crimes, courtroom, murder, society, interracial relations, parents and children, racism, legal, tragedy, courtroom drama, trial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 8.0
 937
Silver Spoon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Forced to become an apprentice cop, cocky playboy Igor finds he's got a knack for police work. But his job soon takes him down a dark personal path.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, danger, crimes, colleague colleague relationship, police, redemption, betrayal, friendship, fight scenes, revenge, adaptation, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Queen of the South (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Malta, Mexico
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Teresa flees Mexico after her drug-runner boyfriend is murdered. Settling in Dallas, she looks to become the country's reigning drug smuggler and to avenge her lover's murder.
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: drugs/alcohol, drug cartel, crimes, danger, shooting, twists & turns, adaptation, runaway, weapons, adventure, cartel, murder ...
Place: mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Against the Wall (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Against the Wall is an American police drama television series created by Annie Brunner. The series starred Rachael Carpani as Abby Kowalski, a police detective who recently joined the Internal Affairs division of the Chicago Police Department. The ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, touching, realistic
Plot: policewoman, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, workplace, law enforcement, new job, crimes, relationship vs career, family life, couples, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.3
 68K
Ray Donovan (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, blackmail, power relations, family problems, identity crisis, hollywood, businessman, family secret, teamwork, intrigue, millionaire, cover up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Low Winter Sun (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Low Winter Sun is an American television drama series developed by Chris Mundy, starring Mark Strong and Lennie James. The series premiered on August 11, 2013, on AMC, with the first season consisting of ten episodes. It is based upon the 2006 ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, murder, law enforcement, deadly, perfect crime, dishonesty, crimes, corrupt law enforcer, rivalry, police corruption, vengeance, right and wrong ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.5
 1K
The Nine (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Nine people are caught in a bank robbery gone wrong and endure a 52-hour hostage standoff that will leave more than one person dead. They will be forever affected and intertwined because of it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic
Plot: danger, low lives, crimes, group of strangers, crime, confined, hostages, heist, suicidal, haunted by the past, thief, bank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.0
 37K
Alcatraz (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Alcatraz is an American television series created by Elizabeth Sarnoff, Steven Lilien and Bryan Wynbrandt, and produced by J. J. Abrams and Bad Robot Productions. The series premiered on Fox on January 16, 2012, as a mid-season replacement. ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: prison, time travel, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, disappearance, alcatraz, island, manhunt, prison life, police investigation, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
King Of Duval County (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: The Black Family a once powerful respected family has lost power in the city of Jacksonville.11 years has past and now the city is controlled by 4 family's.Young Antonio must return to the city and reclaim the Black family's respect and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, enigmatic, disturbing
Plot: rivalry, crimes, vengeance, danger, revenge, murder, dishonesty, organized crime, violence, betrayal, death, friendship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.2
 16K
Animal Kingdom (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, captivating, exciting, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, dysfunctional family, danger, crime family, escapades, drugs/alcohol, outlaw, brother brother relationship, friendship, gay brother, family conflict ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern california, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Last Don II (1998)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: As the elder don dies, his young heir moves into the position. He quickly proves to be as ruthless as he tries to discover who has launched a plot to overthrow his rule and may be infiltrating other families. In a left over plot line, his aunt ...
Style: gloomy, rough, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, family relations, criminal's revenge, gangsters, dishonesty, step parent, working undercover, secret agents, family business ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.1
 14K
Body of Proof (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Body of Proof is an American medical drama television series that ran on ABC from March 29, 2011 to May 28, 2013 and starred Dana Delany as medical examiner Dr. Megan Hunt. The series was created by Chris Murphey and produced by ABC Studios. The ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: forensics, bodies, investigation, relationship vs career, ambitious, law enforcement, coworker, prodigy, suspicion, unconventional method, crimes, surgery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%