Movies like Gun City

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Gun City (2018)
 6.3
 3K
Gun City (2018)
Original name: La sombra de la ley
Genre: Crime, History, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Barcelona, ​​Spain, 1921. A tough cop from Madrid arrives in the city to locate, under the suspicious scrutiny of corrupt local police officers, a significant amount of military weaponry stolen from a train, allegedly by revolutionary anarchists.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: cabaret, police chief, police corruption, train robbery, anarchism, violence, prostitution, corrupt cop, corruption, bribery, assassination, chief of police, mob, dancing, killer, army, car, gun, singing, pregnant woman, anarchist, homosexuality, car chase, worker, country ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain, spain

Most similar movies to Gun City

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and captivating films with plots about murder, crimes, police, corruption, police corruption, violence and crime mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Gun City: Boy Missing (2016), Goldstone (2016), Z (1969), The Neighbor (2016), District 13: Ultimatum (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 7K
Boy Missing (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Víctor is a child who is found casually roaming by a country road. His mother, Patricia, a well-known lawyer specialist in media trails, realizes about it and she goes to the hospital, where explains to the police that Víctor is deaf, and ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, disappearance, child, police, lawyer, deaf, pregnant woman, school, trial, blackmail, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, catalonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 4K
Goldstone (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: GOLDSTONE, the award-winning new feature from Australian auteur Ivan Sen (Mystery Road), is a complex and stylish crime thriller that explores themes of racism, human trafficking, police corruption, corporate malfeasance, and the trampling of ...
Style: disturbing, exciting, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: australian aboriginal, corruption, missing person, australian, police, small town, desert, trailer, danger, crimes, outback, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 8.3
 23K
Z (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Algeria
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Repression is the rule of the day in this film that skewers Greek governance of the 1960s. Z, a leftist rabble rouser, is killed in what appears to be a traffic accident. But given the political climate, the death of such a prominent activist raises ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, bleak, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, assassination, military, politics, political corruption, photojournalist, protest, liberal, cia, government, police, courtroom drama ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.8
 7K
The Neighbor (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the town of Cutter, most people keep to themselves. But when John comes home to find his girlfriend missing, he sneaks into his neighbor's house, finding his girlfriend and several other kidnapped people tied up in the basement. When the ...
Style: entertaining, suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: captive, violence, police corruption, trapped, voyeurism, danger, threat to kill, blackmailer, gas mask, basement, illegal drugs, handcuffs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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District 13: Ultimatum (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector that is controlled by five different gang bosses, before the city's secret services take drastic measures to solve the problem.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, harsh, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, gang war, corruption, drug dealing, prison, violence, parkour, fighting the system, save the day, rebellion, on the run ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: On the run from a dogged internal affairs agent, a corrupt cop reluctantly teams up with a defiant teen to unravel a conspiracy -- before it's too late.
Style: rough, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, law enforcement, deception, corrupt cop, police corruption, corruption, criminal, lie, shooting, snitch, mole, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.2
 4K
Bent (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On his latest private investigation, a shamed former cop connects a murder case to a government conspiracy involving rogue agents from a top spy agency.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, captivating
Plot: revenge, police corruption, prison, betrayal, redemption, cop killer, voyeur, crimes, danger, society, stabbed, male in shower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
 934
The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: society, corruption, escapades, family, friendship, danger, murder, parents and children, family relations, rivalry, small town, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Internal Affairs (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Keen young Raymold Avila joins the Internal Affairs Department of the Los Angeles police. He and partner Amy Wallace are soon looking closely at the activities of cop Dennis Peck whose financial holdings start to suggest something shady. Indeed Peck ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: police corruption, crime, police investigation, manipulation, internal affairs, psychopath, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, dishonesty, workplace intrigue, mind game ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Untouchables (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Young Treasury Agent Elliot Ness arrives in Chicago and is determined to take down Al Capone, but it's not going to be easy because Capone has the police in his pocket. Ness meets Jimmy Malone, a veteran patrolman and probably the most ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, captivating, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, organized crime, smuggling, gangsters, tough law enforcer, bribery, trial, crimes, crime, tough cop, police investigation, fighting crime ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 20K
Dark Blue (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set during the Rodney King riots, a robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police brutality, police corruption, rookie, police investigation, crimes, partners, fighting the system, law enforcement, dishonesty, testimony, crime and punishment, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, southern california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Nile Hilton Incident (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Morocco, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Cairo, weeks before the 2011 revolution, Police Detective Noredin is working in the infamous Kasr el-Nil Police Station when he is handed the case of a murdered singer. He soon realizes that the investigation concerns the power elite, close to ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: witness, police corruption, murder investigation, murder, member of parliament, police detective, riot, hotel, revolution, twists & turns, intrigue, crimes ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 64K
Triple 9 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, murder, police corruption, violence, betrayal, crimes, crime, law enforcement, dirty cop, corruption, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, tel aviv israel, atlanta georgia, boston, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Invisible Guardian (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When the naked body of a teenage girl is found on the banks of the River Baztán, it is quickly linked to a similar murder one month before. Soon, rumours are flying in the nearby village of Elizondo. Is this the work of a ritualistic killer or is ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, scary, disturbing
Plot: investigation, supernatural power, murder, insanity, serial killer, resentment, secret, murder investigation, policewoman, love, serial murder, clinic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 17K
Suburra (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A gangster known as "Samurai" wants to turn the waterfront of Rome into a new Las Vegas. All the local mob bosses have agreed to work for this common goal. But peace is not to last long.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, factual
Plot: mafia, corruption, violence, politics, prostitute, speculation, drug use, revenge, sex scene, shooting, political corruption, female nudity ...
Time: year 2011
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 30K
Cop Car (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two kids find themselves in the centre of a deadly game of cat and mouse after taking a sheriff's cruiser for a joy ride.
Style: suspense, road movie, intense, psychological, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: murder, stealing a car, car chase, child, police car, crimes, crime, adventure, crime gone awry, body in a trunk, sheriff, gunfight ...
Place: colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Down and Dangerous (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventive and resourceful cocaine smuggler defends his trade against violent rival traffickers, a monstrous and vengeful killer, and the DEA agents who want to lock him up – all while falling for a stunningly beautiful woman with a taste for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: smuggler, rescue, alias, crimes, danger, woman in danger, rivalry, chase, drugs, graphic violence, crime, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Miller's Crossing (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, gangsters, corruption, organized crime, mafia, betrayal, violence, love triangle, mayor, blackmail, jewish, gang war ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Informant (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A story centered on a man who works as an informant for the French border patrol.
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: working undercover, crimes, intrigue, drug dealing, undercover, informant, border patrol, danger, customs, political intrigue, dishonesty, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 29K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, police corruption, undercover cop, robbery, rescue, father son relationship, race against time, brutality, police detective, betrayal, criminal ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Paris Countdown (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unable to repay their debts, Milan and Victor, best friends and co-owners of a Paris nightclub, are lured into a drug deal that goes bad. Tortured by police, they negotiate their freedom against an overwhelming testimony that condemns their ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, crimes, psychopath, survival, race against time, friendship, betrayal, danger, on the run, murder, chase, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, mexico, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Concrete Romance (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A climax of brutality and violence after a young man hits some cars in a rush.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, suspense
Plot: revenge, danger, gangsters, violence, murder, vengeance, crimes, gunfight, mafia, teenager, rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Dancer Upstairs (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A police detective in a South American country is dedicated to hunting down a revolutionary guerilla leader.
Style: atmospheric, tense, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, politics, police detective, crimes, danger, dance school, political unrest, fighting crime, corruption, ballet, terrorism, teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, spain, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.7
 234K
Changeling (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn't her child, the police captain has her committed to an asylum.
Style: psychological, heartbreaking, sentimental, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing child, missing person, investigation, fighting the system, uncover truth, life is a bitch, disorder, insanity, serial killer, corruption, desperation, loss of son ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, 20s, year 1935
Place: los angeles, usa, california, canada, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.1
 6K
SuperFly (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Career criminal Youngblood Priest wants out of the Atlanta drug scene, but as he ramps up sales, one little slip up threatens to bring the whole operation down before he can make his exit.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: money, nightclub, arrest, corruption, gambling, driving, police, cocaine, drinking, deception, betrayal, african american ...
Time: 2010s
Place: montenegro, texas, hong kong, atlanta georgia, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Escobar: Paradise Lost (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, Belgium, Panama
Duration: 120 min.
Story: For Pablo Escobar family is everything. When young surfer Nick falls for Escobar's niece, Maria, he finds his life on the line when he's pulled into the dangerous world of the family business.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, touching, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: drug cartel, drug dealing, family relations, gangsters, murder, forbidden love, siblings relations, young lovers, crimes, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1991, 1990s, 90s
Place: colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 1K
Graceland (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a kidnapping goes wrong, a desperate father risks everything to save his daughter from the men who hold her captive.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, mistaken identity, danger, race against time, confined, police investigation, child in peril, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
P.I. Private Investigations (1987)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young architect finds himself being stalked by a gang of criminals who believe he knows something that could expose their activities.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, journalism, stalking, private detective, crimes, dishonesty, undercover, media, graphic violence, danger, law enforcement, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 34K
Cold in July (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: How can a split-second decision change your life? While investigating noises in his house one balmy Texas night in 1989, Richard Dane puts a bullet in the brain of low-life burglar Freddy Russell. Although he’s hailed as a small-town hero, Dane ...
Style: twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Plot: private detective, neo noir, murder, intruder, crimes, vigilantism, investigation, violence, deadly, unlikely partners, home invasion, death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
 2K
Carbone (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In danger of losing his business, Anthony Roca, an ordinary man, develops a scam that will become the heist of the century. Overtaken by the crime, he will have to deal with betrayal, murder and settling.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: money, betrayal, bank, rich, swindle, gangsters, company, heist, escapades, crime, crimes, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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