Movies and TV shows like 20 Minutes

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20 Minutes (2013)
 6.9
 2K
20 Minutes (2013)
Original name: 20 Dakika
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: 20 Dakika is a Turkish series broadcast on Star TV.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, melancholic, exciting, sentimental, captivating, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, family relations, injustice, mystery, murder, daring rescue, true love, couple relations, prison life, life is a bitch, couples, dishonesty, false accusation, deadly, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, prison, crimes, confined, crime, graphic violence, life turned upside down, escape
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey

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Most similar movies to 20 Minutes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, murder, dishonesty, life is a bitch, deadly, family relations and false accusation mostly in Drama, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like 20 Minutes: Secret Love (2013), Brave and Beautiful (2016), Capadocia (2008), Buried (2003), Secrets and Lies (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 1K
Secret Love (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: A devoted woman makes the ultimate sacrifice for her boyfriend, only to learn that love doesn't always conquer all. Yoo Jeong is a sweet, upbeat person who has always stuck by her boyfriend, Ahn Do Hoon, all through school as he cared for a ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, false accusation, couple relations, prison, betrayal, love and romance, accident, murder, other woman, guilt, tragic love, unfulfilled love ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Brave and Beautiful (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Tahsin is head of the Korludag family, his wealth and great influence in society makes him feared and respected by everyone. There isn’t a place or person in town that he does not control. Tahsin has two children; his son Korhan is a big ...
Style: tense, captivating, touching, sweet
Plot: love, murder, secret, death, prison, family feud, family relations, crimes, danger, rivalry, couples, love and romance ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 620
Capadocia (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Capadocia is a Mexican HBO Latin America television series. It started on March 2, 2008 and its second season was planned for 2010.
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, serious
Plot: gang war, prison life, confined, life is a bitch, dishonesty, corrupt law enforcer, life turned upside down, bribery, crimes, warden, prison, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 8.5
 172
Buried (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Buried is a British television drama series, produced by World Productions for Channel 4 and originally screened in 2003. The programme starred Lennie James as Lee Kingley, who is serving a long prison sentence in order to protect a member of his ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison life, prison, confined, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, survival, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, warden, false accusation, criminal psychologist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Secrets and Lies (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, family in crisis, uncover truth, who done it, investigation, law enforcement, family problems, murder mystery, family relations, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
American Odyssey (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In this "Traffic"-like action drama, an international conspiracy explodes when three strangers' lives unexpectedly collide - a female soldier, a corporate lawyer and a political activist.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, uncover truth, graphic violence, family relations, state affairs, society, danger, dishonesty, corporate crimes, left to die, military
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, mystery, dishonesty, couples, family relations, infidelity, couple relations, murder, deadly, crime, cons and scams, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Doing Hard Time (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A father's eight year old son is murdered in a gangland shooting. The father (Boris Kodjoe) gets himself thrown into prison to avenge his son's death.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, criminal heroes, prison life, vigilantism, prison, law enforcement, deadly, redemption, police investigation, life is a bitch, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Abyss of Passion (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rosendo Arango, the owner of Grupo La Anita, is married to Alfonsina. They have one son, Damian. Estefanía Bouvier is married to Augusto Castanon and they have one daughter, Elisa. Rosendo cheats on his wife with Carmina Bouvier, Estefanía's ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, couples, couple relations, romance, latinos, love triangle, family feud, family, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 362
The Criminal (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jasper Rawlins, a none-too-successful musician, finds himself chatting with a beautiful woman at his neighborhood bar. She goes home with him, direct and frank in answer to his nervousness. During the night, someone breaks into his flat and cuts her ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: frame up, investigation, faked death, conspiracy, murder, false accusation, mystery, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, deadly, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Ice Cream Girls (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The Ice Creams is based on the bestselling book by Dorothy Koomson about two girls who, one brief summer, find themselves involved with an abusive, controlling man. The situation spirals out of control and they are trial for his murder; ultimately ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, youth, murder, deadly, strong female presence, murder mystery, rape, accused of murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Next Three Days (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A married couple's life is turned upside down when the wife is accused of a murder. Lara Brennan is arrested for murdering her boss with whom she had an argument. It seems she was seen leaving the scene of the crime and her fingerprints were on ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: false accusation, life turned upside down, family relations, injustice, confined, danger, daring rescue, crimes, escape, life is a bitch, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh, venezuela, canada, haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Secrets & Lies (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A man who finds the body of a young boy quickly becomes the prime murder suspect, putting his life and his family at risk.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, police investigation, murder suspect, uncover truth, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, family problems, deadly, family in crisis, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.2
 3K
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, serious, realistic, suspense, twist ending ...
Plot: chase, murder, false accusation, protagonist as suspect, race against time, investigation, disorder, crimes, life turned upside down, uncover truth, wanted, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Fugitive: The Chase Continues (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Fugitive is a remake of the 1963 TV series of the same name that aired for one season on CBS between October 6, 2000 and May 25, 2001. It stars Tim Daly as Dr. Richard Kimble, Mykelti Williamson as lieutenant Philip Gerard, and Stephen Lang as ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, manhunt, on the run, chase, crime, murder, murder suspect, uncover truth, false accusation, protagonist as suspect, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 720
Mistrial (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a cop-killer goes free, a detective's search for personal justice veers dangerously out of control. Declaring a mistrial, he takes the accused, the judge and the jury hostage...and begins a trial of his own.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, hostage, injustice, false accusation, hotshot lawyer, law enforcement, legal investigation, crimes, murder, rivalry, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 240
Timeless Love (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: Renata, a spirited woman, is treated cruelly by her mother and sister. Falling in love with Jerónimo changes her life for the better, but his misguided quest to avenge his brother's death jeopardizes their relationship.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: family relations, vengeance, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, rivalry, dishonesty, couples, mistaken identity, scandal, manipulation, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Until the End of Time (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After their father's death, Sofía Ripoll, the oldest of three sisters, takes over the family's fictional successful chocolate factory. Though she is engaged to a man who uses her for money, she quickly falls in love with Salvador Cruz, a ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sentimental
Plot: unlikely couple, power relations, family relations, siblings relations, couple relations, master and servant, workplace intrigue, love and romance, true love, dishonesty, rivalry, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.4
 346
Rain (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Romance
Country: Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A tragedy that tells the story of murder, sex and redemption against the backdrop of a dead-end town.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, couples, family problems, couple relations, redemption, dysfunctional family, infidelity, small town, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.5
 14K
Ghajini (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The film's story is around a rich business entrepreneur falling in love with an ad film actress. The entrepreneur and the actress fall in love, though she does not know that he is an entrepreneur. When she successfully saves a bunch of children ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, revenge, injustice, tragic event, uncover truth, life is a bitch, crimes, disorder, danger, haunted by the past, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, serious, captivating, tense, biting ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, murder suspect, media coverage, landlord, false accusation, murder, dishonesty, life is a bitch, crimes, police, deadly, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 136
State of Mind (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Reeling from the discovery of her husband's adultery, Grace moves back to her family home with her son. Amidst all this emotional turmoil, forensic psychologist Grace is asked by police to determine the guilt or innocence a man who killed his ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, investigation, false accusation, mind game, legal, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, law enforcement, criminal psychologist, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
One Angry Juror (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Sarah Walsh, a tough New Orleans attorney who serves on a murder trial jury and does some investigating of her own.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: murder, courtroom, investigation, false accusation, courtroom drama, uncover truth, dishonesty, legal, deadly, life is a bitch, crimes, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 6.1
 3K
Mrs. Soffel (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a true story, Mrs. Soffel is set in Pittsburgh near the dawn of the 20th century. Peter Soffel (Edward Herrmann) is the warden of a top security prison, and his wife Kate (Diane Keaton) often comes by to read the Bible aloud to the ...
Style: realistic, melancholic, sweet, light, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prison, escape, murder, romance, love and romance, life is a bitch, confined, couple relations, fall in love, couples, prison warden, adultery ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, australia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.3
 501K
Prison Break (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Due to a political conspiracy, an innocent man is sent to death row and his only hope is his brother, who makes it his mission to deliberately get himself sent to the same prison in order to break the both of them out, from the inside out.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, escape, prison life, fugitives, determination, confined, fbi, scheme, self sacrifice, manhunt, conspiracy, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.4
 2K
Army (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Arjun and Geeta are a young couple, who are deeply in love with each other. They get married, and soon are proud parents. Arjun gets in the bad books of a notorious gangster named Nagraj, and is brutally killed. When Geeta finds out she decides to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, deadly, protagonist as suspect, under the surface, injustice, righting the wronged, dishonesty, life is a bitch, rivalry, terrorism, bollywood, reincarnation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Corazón Valiente (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Angela and Samantha were best friends when they were little, but a trap of fate separated them for many years. An unmissable story of loyalty, friendship, courage and love.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, romantic ...
Plot: love affair, true love, rivalry, romance, old love, love and romance, infidelity, secret agenda, manipulation, couples, intrigue, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 124
Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: infidelity, murder, love affair, couple relations, dangerous attraction, couples, life is a bitch, deadly, who done it, dishonesty, crimes, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 266
The Stray Cat (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: La Gata is an upcoming Mexican telenovela to be produced by Nathalie Lartilleux for Televisa. It is a remake of the Venezuelan telenovela La Gata, produced in 1968 and Mexican telenovela Rosa Salvaje produced in 1987.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: true love, love affair, social differences, love and romance, romance, society, family relations, couples, fall in love, rich and poor, lovers reunited, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, crimes, parents and children, housewife, coping, female protagonist, strong female presence, couple relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%