Movies like Black and Blue

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Black and Blue (2019)
 6.3
 13K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to make matters worse, they've tipped off a criminal gang that she's responsible for the dealer's death.
Style: suspense, tense, slang, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: danger, police corruption, criminal gang, african american, drug dealer, gunfight, murder, blood, policewoman, police, rookie, crimes, crime, teenager, survival, martial arts, gangsters, computer cracker, swat team, henchman, fight, ghetto, gang, bodyguard, violence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: detroit, new orleans, usa, louisiana

Most similar movies to Black and Blue

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, suspense, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about violence, chase, held at gunpoint, gun, pistol, escape and blood mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Black and Blue: 21 Bridges (2019), The Courier (2019), I Am Wrath (2016), Maximum Force (1992), Sleepless (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
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21 Bridges (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A disgraced NYPD detective after being thrust into a citywide manhunt for a cop killer, is given a shot at redemption.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, bleak, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police officer killed, manhunt, hostage, corrupt cop, murder investigation, conspiracy, police corruption, police officer, police detective, criminal, police, police raid ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, new york
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100%
 4.9
 5K
The Courier (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This intense action-thriller unfolds in real time as two embattled souls fight for their lives. Gary Oldman stars as a vicious crime boss out to kill Nick, the lone witness set to testify against him. He hires a mysterious female motorcycle courier ...
Style: suspense, captivating, entertaining, exciting, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: danger, survival, gunfight, messenger, chase, bomb, crime boss, sniper rifle, crimes, crime, deadly, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., london, tower bridge london, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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100%
 5.4
 13K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, violence, murder, police corruption, brutality, danger, dark hero, sociopath, street shootout, paranoia, corrupt politician, hairdresser ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.6
 268
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, police detective, undercover, chase, prostitute, renegade, police officer, computer cracker, crimes, police corruption, working undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 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, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, police corruption, undercover cop, robbery, rescue, police detective, race against time, father son relationship, brutality, betrayal, criminal ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, crime, crimes, law enforcement, dirty cop, corruption, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, tel aviv israel, atlanta georgia, boston, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, exciting, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: money, arrest, nightclub, corruption, gambling, driving, police, betrayal, deception, cocaine, drinking, african american ...
Time: 2010s
Place: miami, montenegro, atlanta georgia, texas, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 548
Back in Action (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two men have different motivations but the same goal when they team up and mount an assault on a powerful drug gang.
Style: cult film
Plot: bandit, green beret, buddy cop, blood on camera lens, sociopath, unrequited love, woman in danger, police, cigarette smoking, disguise, reporter, african american ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4.9
 8K
Proud Mary (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: female assassin, female killer, guilt, car chase, gangsters, little boy, gangster, brutality, organized crime, one against many, betrayal, revenge ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 637
Street Knight (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former cop returns to challenge a plot to escalate gang violence in the streets of Los Angeles.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, martial arts, police detective, gang, gangsters, teenage life, urban, city life, crime, hostages, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Code of Honor (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Colonel Robert Sikes is on a mission to rid his city of crime. As a stealthy, one-man assault team, he will take on street gangs, mobsters, and politicians with extreme prejudice until his mission is complete. His former protégé, William Porter, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, suspense, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: danger, brutality, murder, anti heroes, gangsters, tough guy, anti hero, sociopath, fbi agent, chase, killer, ex special forces ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Asian Connection (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two American expatriates, Jack and Sam, unwittingly steal a drug lord's money when they rob a series of banks in Southeast Asia and become the target of the gang's vengeance.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: drug lord, bank robber, vengeance, street shootout, murder, car chase, betrayal, police, violence, accidental killing, police shootout, attempted murder ...
Place: cambodia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Code of Silence (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gangsters, heroes, rescue, martial arts, hitman, danger, police investigation, crimes, good versus evil, vigilantism, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Marine 5: Battleground (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While working as an EMT back stateside Jake Carter after responding to a distress call, finds himself caught up protecting a person of interest from a biker gang ruthlessly hunting them down.
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, brutality, held at gunpoint, tough guy, fight, gunfight, survival, chase, foot chase, violence, murder, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 9K
Waist Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An ex-convict (Tyrese) gets tangled up with a gang after his car is hijacked with his son inside.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, intense, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, gang, chase, african american, gangsters, organized crime, ex convict, father son relationship, car chase, gang war, race against time, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 37K
Stuber (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After crashing his car, a cop who's recovering from eye surgery recruits an Uber driver to help him catch a heroin dealer. The mismatched pair soon find themselves in for a wild day of stakeouts and shootouts as they encounter the city's ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: taxi driver, investigation, police officer, father daughter relationship, murder, danger, driver, partners, friendship, drug lord, crimes, sniper ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 2K
Countdown (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A madman captures a young boy and rigs him with explosives. Ray Fitzpatrick, still haunted by the loss of his own son, will defy orders to stop the clock and save a life
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, rough ...
Plot: race against time, police, countdown, child in peril, danger, hostage, kidnapping, criminal, little boy, brutality, mercilessness, rescue ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 32K
Exit Wounds (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maverick cop Orin Boyd always brings down the domestic terrorists he tracks, but he ruffles feathers with his unorthodox techniques -- and soon finds himself reassigned to the toughest district in Detroit. When he discovers a group of detectives ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, chase, kidnapping, betrayal, drug dealing, police, police investigation, master criminal, working undercover, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.6
 100K
Run All Night (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Brooklyn mobster and prolific hit man Jimmy Conlon has seen better days. Longtime best friend of a mob boss, Jimmy is haunted by the sins of his past—as well as a dogged police detective who’s been one step behind Jimmy for 30 years. But when ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Plot: on the run, hitman, gangsters, murder, manhunt, haunted by the past, crime, crimes, revenge, parents and children, criminal heroes, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.4
 204
Deadly Target (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Chinese gangster in Los Angeles escapes on the eve of his deportation to Hong Kong. A martial-arts master detective and his ragtag team get caught up in the action as they track down this ruthless killer.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, martial arts, gangsters, rivalry, tough heroes, vengeance, heroes, chases and races, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, asia, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: chase, survival, husband wife relationship, foot chase, self mutilation, spy, death of friend, police chase, corrupt cop, brutality, murder, violence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state, washington d.c., seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 573
Rage (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A corrupt right-wing militia group chooses a California teacher as the ideal specimen to clone for its army.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, chase, laboratory, murder, danger, chaos, chases and races, violence spree, heroes, crime, confined ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 27K
Hard to Kill (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mason Storm, a 'go it alone' cop, is gunned down at home. The intruders kill his wife, and think they've killed both Mason and his son too. Mason is secretly taken to a hospital where he spends several years in a coma. His son ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: coma, vengeance, martial arts, murder, danger, hospital, corrupt official, intrigue, against the odds, law enforcement, crimes, crime ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s, year 1983, year 1990
Place: los angeles, california, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 5K
The Courier (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A shady FBI agent recruits a courier to deliver a mysterious package to a vengeful master criminal who has recently resurfaced with a diabolical plan.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: hitman, race against time, danger, revenge, extortion, delivery, crimes, track down, rivalry, murder, betrayal, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, las vegas, new orleans, louisiana, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 51K
Live by Night (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A story set in the Prohibition Era and centered around a group of individuals and their dealings in the world of organized crime.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prohibition, organized crime, betrayal, revenge, gangster, gangsters, love, mafia, chase, alcohol, friendship, criminal ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: florida, boston, miami, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 4K
Line of Duty (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Penny is a disgraced cop looking for a shot at redemption. When the police chief's 11-year-old daughter is abducted, Frank goes rogue to try and save her. But to find the girl, Frank will need the help of Ava Brooks, whose live-streaming ...
Style: surprise ending, buddy comedy, psychotronic, suspense
Plot: explosion, kidnapping, video camera, police chase, escape, gun, coffin, stabbed in the back, hostage, binoculars, shot to death, machine gun ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: On New Year's Eve, inside a police station that's about to be closed for good, officer Jake Roenick must cobble together a force made up cops and criminals to save themselves from a mob looking to kill mobster Marion Bishop.
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siege, police corruption, violence, survival, police station, danger, machine gun, crimes, master criminal, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 9K
Until Death (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Bulgaria, Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Van Damme plays a dirty cop who is hooked on heroin, and everyone dislikes him. Because of an accident he is put into a coma, and comes out of it a better person. He wakes up wanting to put things right.
Style: serious, rough, suspense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: addiction, vengeance, crimes, life is a bitch, police, violence, brutality, heroin, kidnapping, redemption, coma, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police brutality, police corruption, rookie, police investigation, crimes, partners, fighting the system, dishonesty, law enforcement, crime and punishment, testimony, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1992
Place: los angeles, usa, california, southern california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 31K
New Jack City (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A gangster, Nino, is in the Cash Money Brothers, making a million dollars every week selling crack. A cop, Scotty, discovers that the only way to infiltrate the gang is to become a dealer himself.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang war, gangsters, gang, chase, drug dealing, friendship, betrayal, crime, crimes, addiction, urban ghetto, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: harlem, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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