Movies and TV shows like Cocaine Coast

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Cocaine Coast (2018)
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Cocaine Coast (2018)
Original name: Fariña
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
Story: It takes place in the Galicia (Spain) of the 80s, when the fishing sector was transformed and many of the shipowners became indebted. This situation will be favorable for the start of activities such as contraband and drug trafficking.
Style: realistic, intense, atmospheric, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug smuggling, money laundering, drugs, drug addiction, cocaine, drug use, political corruption, drug dealing, organized crime, gangsters, drug, friendship, war on drugs, moral ambiguity, netflix, male nudity, drug traffic, hashish, drug trafficking
Place: spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and captivating films and TV series with plots about crimes, crime, gangsters, organized crime, drug dealing, criminal heroes and drugs mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cocaine Coast: Narcos (2015), Pablo Escobar, The Drug Lord (2012), The Business (2005), Snowfall (2017), ZeroZeroZero (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Narcos (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Colombia, Mexico
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of Colombia's infamously violent and powerful drug cartels.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, captivating, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, gangsters, drug dealing, drug dealer, smuggling, master criminal, cartel, crimes, rise to the top, politics, criminal heroes, cia agent ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s, 70s
Place: colombia, latin america, mexico, south america, miami ...
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100%
Pablo Escobar, The Drug Lord (2012)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Colombia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Pablo Escobar: El Patrón del Mal is a 2012 Colombian television series produced and broadcast on Caracol TV, about the life of Pablo Escobar. It is only available in Spanish. There is a version available with English subtitles.
Style: rough, realistic, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: latinos, gangsters, organized crime, drug lord, master criminal, terrorism, rise to the top, ambition, smuggling, drug dealing, criminal heroes, cocaine ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: colombia, latin america, panama
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
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The Business (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During the '80s, a young man named Frankie dreams of escaping London's South East region, and his mother's thug of a boyfriend gives him just the opportunity. After beating up the abusive beau, Frankie runs off to Spain, where he ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise and fall, drug dealer, murder, drug abuse, drug dealing, femme fatale, ambition, gang, on the run, danger, crimes, power relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 10K
Snowfall (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Los Angeles. 1983. A storm is coming and it's name is crack. Set against the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and its ultimate radical impact on the culture as we know it, the story follows numerous characters on a violent collision course.
Style: realistic, rough, cynical, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealer, cocaine, drugs, ghetto, drug dealing, african american, drug, smuggling, crime, latinx lead, u.s. government, illegal drugs ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: usa, los angeles, nicaragua, california, south central los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.2
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ZeroZeroZero (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the book of the same name by bestselling author Roberto Saviano, ZeroZeroZero is an unforgettable exploration of the inner workings of the global cocaine trade.
Style: atmospheric, brutal, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: italian mafia, cocaine, mafia, drug smuggling, drugs, drug dealer, drug cartel, drug dealing, drug trade, drug smuggler, brutality, cartel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.4
 884
Hache (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by real events, Hache is the story of Helena, a woman catapulted to the heroin trafficking business in the Barcelona of the 60s.
Style: serious, touching, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: drug dealing, male female relationship, criminal gang, business, society, brutality, strong female character, wealth, female protagonist, ruse, drug traffic, netflix ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.2
 3K
South Wind (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Serbia
TV show
Story: A young member of a gang in Belgrade puts his family in danger when he angers a mafia boss.
Style: intense, exciting, tense, disturbing, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: strong violent content, gang war, drug traffic, organized crime, haunted by the past, drug smuggling, destiny, danger, betrayal, revenge, released from prison, justice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Romanzo Criminale (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
TV show
Story: Romanzo Criminale – La serie - is a television series Italian based on the eponymous novel by judge Giancarlo De Cataldo, and it is the second adaptation of the film Romanzo Criminale directed by Michele Placido. The first series quickly achieved ...
Style: rough, captivating, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: gang, organized crime, violence, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, law enforcement, drug dealing, mafia, police detective, dishonesty, drugs ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 8.1
 39K
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: tense, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: drug dealing, nightclub, nightlife, ambition, money laundering, crimes, organized crime, temptation, double life, business venture, businessman, success ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.6
 240K
Blow (2001)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A boy named George Jung grows up in a struggling family in the 1950's. His mother nags at her husband as he is trying to make a living for the family. It is finally revealed that George's father cannot make a living and the family goes ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, captivating, emotional, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, rise and fall, drug dealing, cocaine, drug abuse, drug use, gangsters, drug addiction, drug cartel, friendship, organized crime, ambition ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 90s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: colombia, california, latin america, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.6
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Kingpin (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Rule the family. Control the empire. A Change in power looms imminent in the drug cartel family.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, drug smuggling, crimes, drug dealing, family relations, rivalry, partners, police corruption, dishonesty, gangsters, criminal heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, mexico, thailand, michigan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Lord of the Skies (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Colombia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the 1990s, these are the life and times of Amado Carrillo Fuentes, a man who became the head of the Juárez cartel. Nicknamed “El Señor de los Cielos” (Lord of the Skies) because of the large fleet of airplanes he used to transport ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, rise to the top, ambition, master criminal, drug lord, smuggling, generosity, drug dealing, gangsters, gang war, crimes, corruption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.1
 1K
Fugitives (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Four men become fugitives after a failed drug deal, running from north to south of Chile.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, organized crime, corruption, fighting crime, crime gone awry, drug dealing, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, undercover, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, bolivia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 8.4
 180K
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, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: money laundering, drug cartel, crimes, family relations, danger, rivalry, murder, violence, law enforcement, teenage boy, teenage girl, crime ...
Place: mexico, missouri, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
I'm the Angel of Death: Pusher III (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In this third installment of the 'Pusher' trilogy, we follow Milo ('Zlatko Buric'), the drug lord from the two first films. He is aging, he is planning his daughter's 25th birthday and his shipment of heroin turns out to be ...
Style: serious, dark humor, suspenseful, realistic, cult film
Plot: drug dealing, gangsters, master criminal, crimes, parents and children, family relations, aging, arab, organized crime, heroin addict, drug smuggling, drug deal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: copenhagen, denmark, copenhagen denmark
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52%
 7.8
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The Take (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Freddie Jackson is just out of prison. He's done his time, made the right connections and now he's ready to use them. His wife Jackie dreams of having her husband home but she's forgotten the rows and the girls Freddie can't ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mob boss, mafia, criminal heroes, betrayal, crimes, crime, respect, power struggle, relatives, ex convict, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: london, england, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Power Book II: Ghost (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Picking up just days after the “Power” finale, this sequel series follows Tariq navigating his new life, in which his desire to shed his father’s legacy comes up against the mounting pressure to save his family.
Style: serious, disturbing, captivating, suspense, thought provoking ...
Plot: organized crime, drug dealing, nightclub owner, investigation, revenge, hotshot, family relations, gang leader, business venture, hip hop, false accusation, family drama ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Infiltrator (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A U.S Customs official uncovers a massive money laundering scheme involving Pablo Escobar.
Style: suspense, tense, realistic, based on true events, factual ...
Plot: money laundering, drug lord, drug cartel, undercover, money, death, fear, investigation, secret agents, drug addiction, addiction, federal agent ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, 70s
Place: usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 8.7
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Gomorrah (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Robert Saviano's bestselling book, this gritty Italian crime drama paints a portrait of the brutal Neapolitan crime organisation the Camorra, as seen through the eyes of Ciro Di Marzo, the obedient and self- confident right-hand man of ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: drug lord, mafia, rivalry, crimes, crime, urban ghetto life, criminal heroes, gang war, life is a bitch, mob boss, social decay, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
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Carlito's Way (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him and lead on to a better life outside of NYC.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, nightclub, tragic hero, drug dealing, neo noir, violence, prison, ex convict, drug lord, disco, crime ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 20th century, year 1975
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.5
 731
Blue Murder (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 198 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Sergeant Roger "The Dodger" Rogerson got fame because he knew how to take care of most dangerous and violent criminals. His success was, however, also due to the sinister alliance with violent underworld figures like Neddy Smith ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, prostitute, police detective, master criminal, crime, law enforcement, police investigation, partners against crime, drug dealing, dishonesty, fighting crime, rise and fall ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 8.4
 59K
Narcos: Mexico (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: See the rise of the Guadalajara Cartel as an American DEA agent learns the danger of targeting narcos in 1980s Mexico.
Style: based on true events, atmospheric, captivating, exciting, intense
Plot: drug cartel, marijuana, crimes, business, undercover agent, corruption, cocaine, drug dealing, investigation, heroin, male protagonist, drug lord ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 96K
The Counselor (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A lawyer finds himself in far over his head when he attempts to get involved in drug trafficking.
Style: cynical, talky, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: cocaine, drug cartel, femme fatale, drug traffic, drug dealing, greed, danger, nihilism, drug smuggling, crime gone awry, life turned upside down, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: mexico, texas, usa, el paso texas, tijuana mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 8.5
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Corleone (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Il Capo dei Capi (The Boss of the Bosses) is a six-part Italian miniseries which debuted on Canale 5 between October and November 2007. It tells the story of Salvatore Riina, alias Totò u Curtu, a mafioso boss from Corleone, Sicily. Riina is played ...
Style: rough, captivating, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, mafia, crimes, bribery, notoriety, cat and mouse, cosa nostra, organized crime, prison, murder, corruption ...
Time: 40s, 80s, 20th century, 70s, 60s ...
Place: italy, sicily, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.3
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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, serious, realistic
Plot: mafia, organized crime, life turned upside down, unlikely criminals, danger, parents and children, crimes, widow widower, fear, single parent, french, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: amsterdam, holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Godfather: A Novel for Television (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 434 min.
TV show
Story: A seven-hours-plus adaptation of Francis Ford Coppola's "The Godfather" and "The Godfather, Part II" - with new scenes added and some old ones lengthened. Originally broadcast on the NBC television network in November of ...
Style: epic, serious, captivating, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang war, crime boss, mafia, unfulfillment, crime, criminal heroes, parents and children, tough heroes, dishonor among criminals, fight for supremacy, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1930s, 1940s, 1920s ...
Place: europe, cuba, italy, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 17K
Easy Money (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A three-tiered story centered around drugs and organized crime, and focused on a young man who becomes a runner for a coke dealer.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, taxi driver, betrayal, cocaine, drug dealing, criminal heroes, dishonesty, danger, gangsters, lifesaver, one last job, dishonor among criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
In the Face of Crime (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 479 min.
TV show
Story: Im Angesicht des Verbrechens is a German television series about the Russian mafia in Berlin. It received high critical acclaim, but the viewer figures were disappointing. It was broadcast by ARTE and Das Erste.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: police, society, deadly, crimes, law enforcement, crime, dishonesty, prostitute, mafia, organized crime, money, prostitution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 195K
Traffic (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Germany
Duration: 147 min.
Story: An exploration of the United States of America's war on drugs from multiple perspectives. For the new head of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, the war becomes personal when he discovers his well-educated daughter is abusing cocaine ...
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, thought provoking, clever ...
Plot: drug lord, addiction, marijuana, drug cartel, drug abuse, organized crime, drug traffic, drug dealer, drug dealing, profanity, family problems, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: mexico, ohio, washington d.c., latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 100K
Mean Streets (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A small-time hood must choose from among love, friendship and the chance to rise within the mob.
Style: tense, realistic, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, friendship, mafia, redemption, racial slur, crime, crimes, friends, urban ghetto life, organized crime, urban ghetto, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%