Movies and TV shows like The Driver 2014

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The Driver (2014)
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The Driver (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Taxi driver, Vince McKee, finds his life taking an unexpected turn after he accepts an offer to drive for a criminal gang.
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, suspense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, heist, gang, organized crime, family relations, life turned upside down, driver, chase, graphic violence, car chase, bandit, gangsters, urban, chases and races, crime, gangster
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, tense and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about crimes, danger, law enforcement, murder, family relations, graphic violence and police investigation mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Driver: Inside Men (2012), The Last Panthers (2015), Prey (2014), Outlaw Country (2012), Spotless (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Inside Men (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The story of three employees of a security depot who plan and execute a multi-million pound cash heist.
Style: serious, realistic, twists and turns, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: heist, crimes, partners in crime, workplace situations, workplace, temptation, perfect crime, group of criminals, theft, robbery, graphic violence, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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The Last Panthers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The six-part series opens with a daring diamond heist before quickly delving into the dark heart of Europe where a shadowy alliance of gangsters and 'banksters' now rules. Naomi is the British loss adjustor charged with recovering the ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gang, heist, crimes, police investigation, gangsters, law enforcement, track down, thief, diamond theft, french police, insurance investigator, bosnian war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london
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Prey (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three-part crime thriller. When detective Marcus Farrow looks into a seemingly forgotten case, he has no idea of the chaos and heartache that will soon follow. He is found at the scene of a murder, and with all the evidence pointing towards him, he ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspense, twist ending ...
Plot: false accusation, chase, murder, crimes, life turned upside down, disorder, wanted, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, race against time, investigation, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester
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Outlaw Country (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A crime thriller/family drama set against the backdrop of southern organized crime and Nashville royalty where music, love, hope and tragedy collide. Created as a pilot for a TV Series which was not taken up, this has now been aired as a TV Movie.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family relations, gang, crimes, parents and children, society, love and romance, graphic violence, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Spotless (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in London, SPOTLESS is the story of a troubled crime scene cleaner, Jean, whose tidy life is turned upside down when his outlaw brother Martin crash lands into his world, entangling them in the deadly dynamics of organized crime.
Style: tense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, haunted by the past, family problems, disorder, gangsters, graphic violence, brother brother relationship, murder, crime boss, crime scene, dysfunctional family, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, france
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74%
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The Body Farm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Dr Eve Lockhart is one of Britain's leading forensic pathologists and runs a state-of-the-art forensic research facility called The Body Farm with her business partner Mike Phillips. Theirs is the only facility in the country using real human ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: forensics, crimes, murder investigation, police detective, workplace, workplace situations, law enforcement, police investigation, right hand man, strong female presence, corpse
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Top Dog (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hooligan boss Billy Evans has it all - a successful business, a beautiful family and respect on the terraces. But when he clashes with gangster Mickey over a backstreet proetection racket, Billy soon finds himself out of his depth as they look to ...
Style: rough, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, ambition, downfall, crimes, gang, unfulfillment, criminal heroes, blind ambition, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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57%
The Interceptor (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A gripping eight-part series about a state-of-the-art law enforcement team whose unswerving mission is to hunt down some of Britain’s most dangerous criminals. The Interceptor delves into the adventures of a dedicated surveillance team known as ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense, serious
Plot: fighting crime, undercover, partners against crime, police investigation, master criminal, partners, crimes, law enforcement, surveillance, criminal, wiretap
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Hidden (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: When a mysterious lawyer Gina Hawkes turns up asking Harry to find a missing alibi witness for her client he agrees to take on the job but is unwittingly drawn into investigating the death of his brother 20 years ago. Harry quickly finds himself ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, haunted by the past, conspiracy, lawyer, lawyers and clients, who to trust, legal, investigation, political conspiracy, murder, politics, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Down Terrace (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After serving jail time for a mysterious crime, Bill and Karl get out of jail and become preoccupied with figuring out who turned them in to the police. On top of that, the "family business" is on the rocks, and the motley crew of ...
Style: realistic, suspense, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Plot: family relations, murder, crimes, family business, parents and children, suburbs, snitch, dark humor, uncover truth, gang, released from prison, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Code 37 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Female detective Hannah Maes leads a police squad, specialized in sexual offenses. A smaller, but important part of the story is about the private quest of Hannah. She investigates a past robbery at her home and the subsequent brutal rape of her ...
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, murder, robbery, police, fighting crime, sex crime, rivalry, sex maniac, graphic violence, chief of police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, ghent
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51%
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Dicte (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Norway
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Newly divorced journalist returns to her hometown to restart her life and work through her past.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: investigation, journalism, media, crimes, family relations, single parent, police investigation, disorder, dishonesty, strong female presence, crime investigation, journalist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Eagle (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: The Eagle: A Crime Odyssey is a Danish police procedural television series produced by Danmarks Radio, created and written by Peter Thorsboe and Mai Brostrøm. The series debuted on 10 October 2004 in Denmark. It won an International Emmy Award from ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, police investigation, forensics, crimes, law enforcement, fighting crime, haunted by the past, chase, war crime, law enforcer killer, kgb, international crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
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Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
TV show
Story: A female cop becomes obsessed with tracking down the killer of a 15-year-old girl, and hunts him over the course of her 28 year career in the force.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, police detective, track down, obsession, law enforcement, crimes, homicide detective, lie, investigation, murder investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 80s, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Anti-Social (2015)
Genre: Crime
Country: Hungary, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Central London, today; Dee is an anarchic street-artist confronting the system, Marcus is an armed robber on a jewellery store crime-wave. For the two brothers, being Anti-Social is a way of life.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: heist, siblings relations, crimes, gang, dishonesty, criminal heroes, family relations, street art, the underworld, gang rape, artists and showbiz, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
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Baseline (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Baseline is the centre of the East London grime club scene and the queue regularly stretches around the block. Danny works on the door - breaking up fights and managing drunk kids. However, when he rescues Terry, the club owner and local gang ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: gang, crimes, gangsters, breakup, rivalry, moral dilemma, love and romance, murder, hitman, master criminal, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Guilty (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lives are torn apart and relationships fractured forever when a young child goes missing. Five years later, DCI Maggie Brand leads a new investigation and puts at risk her own happy family life.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: missing child, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, life turned upside down, dead child, suspect, missing person
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
TV show
Story: This drama tells the real-life story of retired schoolteacher Christopher Jefferies who was initially questioned by police as a suspect in the murder of Jo Yeates who rented a flat from him. He was vilified by the press, partly on account of his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, murder suspect, media coverage, landlord, false accusation, murder, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crimes, police, lawyer, media satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Now or Never (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As a mother, in principle, you do not rob banks. But these days, it can be a solution for the future of your home, and not to give up on your dreams. Playing the thieves can quickly become dangerous and bad encounters can turn into a love story ...
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, heist, family relations, down on your luck, society, family in crisis, parents and children, unemployment, plan, bankruptcy, family problems, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Black Widow (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Carmen, the daughter of a notorious Amsterdam drug lord, reluctantly takes charge of the family's smuggling business in order to clear her husband's debts.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: mafia, organized crime, life turned upside down, unlikely criminals, crimes, parents and children, fear, single parent, french, the underworld, protector, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, holland, europe
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46%
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Senora Acero (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: The adventures of Vicenta Acero, the feared coyote who now leads the dynasty of illicit dealings once under the control of her father.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: drug dealing, parents and children, family relations, crimes, female protagonist, love and romance, drug smuggling, crime boss, rivalry, strong female presence, death, drug traffic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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45%
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Good Cop (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dutiful Liverpool beat cop discovers what he is truly capable of after his partner is brutally murdered in a targeted attack by a local gang.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, rough ...
Plot: rivalry, loss of friend, crimes, police, vigilantism, life turned upside down, law enforcement, revenge, murder, investigation, friendship, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Love/Hate (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Modern-day underworld characters Nidge and John Boy wrestle for control of Dublin's illicit drug trade in this forceful crime drama.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: organized crime, gang, addiction, rivalry, gang war, ex convict, criminal heroes, crimes, life is a bitch, criminal, graphic violence, young man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
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44%
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Run (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Four gritty no-holds-barred human stories of the streets, all linked together in some respect.
Style: tense, sincere, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, society, love affair, crimes, single parent, parents and children, family relations, theft, debt, unlikely relationship, immigrants, polish
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Complications (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: John Ellis, a disillusioned suburban ER doctor, who finds his existence transformed when he intervenes in a drive-by shooting, saving a young boy's life and killing one of his attackers. When he learns the boy is still marked for death he finds ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: emergency, doctor, assassination attempt, doctors and patients, self discovery, life turned upside down, workplace situations, suburbs, gang, medical, crimes, saving a life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
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Blue Murder (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Blue Murder is a British crime drama television series based in Manchester. Shown on ITV from 2003 until 2009 when it was cancelled by the network, it starred Caroline Quentin as DCI Janine Lewis.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: family relations, police investigation, law enforcement, mystery, crimes, police detective, whodunit, single mother, single parent, strong female presence, children, female detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, manchester
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42%
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Power (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: James “Ghost” St. Patrick has it all: a beautiful wife, a gorgeous Manhattan penthouse, and the hottest, up-and-coming new nightclub in New York. His club, Truth, caters to the elite: the famous and infamous boldface names that run the city that ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: nightclub, drug dealing, nightlife, money laundering, ambition, double life, organized crime, crimes, drug lord, sexual activity, nightclub owner, business venture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Behind every prisoner, there's a wife, girlfriend or mother doing time on the outside. For some it's a nightmare, for others a liberation. Prisoners' Wives - it's time to tell their stories.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: prison, couples, social relations, family relations, parents and children, housewife, crimes, coping, female protagonist, strong female presence, couple relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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By Any Means (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: By Any Means follows a clandestine unit living on the edge and playing the criminal elite at their own game, existing in the grey area between the letter of the law and true justice.
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, right and wrong, partners, vigilante, criminal, society, outsmarting, hi-tech, secret movement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Holby Blue (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The police force at Holby South is tasked with the toughest job yet. Not only are they fighting the usual crime with drug offenders and gang members, but today they are faced with the threat of terrorism on their own soil. A Spin off from Holby ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: police station, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, police detective, workplace, drug dealing, workplace romance, workplace intrigue, who to trust, police, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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40%