Movies and TV shows like Halka

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Halka (2019)
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Halka (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Two different young men coming together from different places stand side by side and fight against a conspiracy. They go after a past that doesn't leave behind. They bring to account of old notebooks, dirty cases, big and small lies. They're in a life with the Mafia, money, intrigue. They face against Halka, the terrifying face of which they have yet to know.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, captivating, cynical
Plot: mafia, gangsters, killings, crime boss, organized crime, family relations, crimes, power relations, murderer, criminal, parents and children, ambition, rise to the top, introspection, cruelty, outlaw, conspiracy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, realistic and serious films and TV series with plots about crimes, gangsters, mafia, organized crime, crime, family relations and gangster mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Halka: The Sopranos (1999), Peaky Blinders (2013), Kurtlar Vadisi (2003), Black Money Love (2014), Black Widow (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Sopranos (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: The Sopranos is an American television drama created by David Chase. The series revolves around the New Jersey-based Italian-American mobster Tony Soprano and the difficulties he faces as he tries to balance the conflicting requirements of his home ...
Style: cynical, serious, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, mafia, crime, dark humor, criminal heroes, killings, crimes, family relations, family life, psychiatrist, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
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Peaky Blinders (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, tense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, gang, gang war, crime boss, crimes, mob boss, determination, power struggle, cruelty, rise to the top, mafia ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1920s, 20s
Place: england, ireland
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100%
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Kurtlar Vadisi (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Kurtlar Vadisi was a Turkish television drama which broadcast mainly on Show TV and then transferred to Kanal D, then atv for its last season. It was mostly about an agent named Polat Alemdar who leaked into the mafia after his plastic surgery. The ...
Style: tense, captivating, brutal, suspense
Plot: mafia, corruption, criminal, police, mob hit, organized crime, brutality, crime boss, betrayal, death, killings, crime family ...
Place: istanbul turkey
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Black Money Love (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Ömer is a police officer. After the death of his fiancée, he suffers great pain. The body of Sibel, Ömer's fiancée, was found on the top of a cliff, in a car next to a fairly old, rich business man. After the shock of her sudden death and ...
Style: sincere, tense, touching, captivating
Plot: love, police officer, changing lives, infidelity, death, uncover truth, vengeance, family relations, society, death of loved one, death of girlfriend, corrupt businessman ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: mafia, organized crime, life turned upside down, unlikely criminals, crimes, parents and children, danger, widow widower, fear, single parent, the underworld, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, amsterdam, europe
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100%
Bandits Can't Rule the World (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The series tells the life of Hizir Cakirbeyli. It has entered the realm of the mafia at a young age.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, tough heroes, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, blood, uninhibited rivalry, society, betrayal, rage, violence, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: usa
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The Godfather: Part II (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 202 min.
Story: In the continuing saga of the Corleone crime family, a young Vito Corleone grows up in Sicily and in 1910s New York. In the 1950s, Michael Corleone attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba.
Style: captivating, epic, atmospheric, dramatic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, crimes, organized crime, melancholy, criminal heroes, ambition, rise to the top, corruption, immigrants, pride and honor, family relations ...
Time: 50s, 40s, 20th century, 1940s, 1920s ...
Place: cuba, italy, new york, las vegas, sicily ...
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100%
The Children of the Street (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: The Children of the Street tells the story of young people who have to achieve their own justice in a world where law is inadequate. "What is justice?", "How does a teenager survive on the street?" will answer questions like.
Style: twists and turns, tense, neo noir, captivating, bleak
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, organized crime, urban setting, justice, police, criminal, violence, police corruption, crime boss, mafia, bloody violence ...
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51%
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The Cartel (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Colombia
TV show
Story: The Cartel follows ten friends, all of them members of a dangerous drug cartel, whose ambition for power and money will cause them to eventually kill each other. For it is an undeniable truth that, in this business, you always lose.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: organized crime, rivalry, mafia, crimes, fall in love, gangsters, gang war, lifestyle change, power struggle, uninhibited rivalry, smuggling, drug dealing ...
Place: mexico
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48%
Stiletto Vendetta (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Three girls in high school made a prank on the fourth girl and caused her to be expelled from the high school with her teacher. After 20 years they got together in a high society environment.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, psychological, tense
Plot: secret, trial, husband wife relationship, murder, uncover truth, female friendship, court, suicide, family relations, love, wedding dress, marriage ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
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The Last Don (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 258 min.
TV show
Story: Sprawling Mario Puzo novel about an Italian family of gangsters draws the inevitable comparison to "The Godfather", but does find its own direction. Headed by Don Domenico Clericuzio, the family executes a rival gang on the night of the ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, atmospheric, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, family relations, rivalry, crimes, honeymoon, daughter, mafia, organized crime, grandson, criminal heroes, blind ambition, crime ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: las vegas, usa
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46%
 8.6
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Ezel (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Ömer, a young man returning from military service, is set up by his friends and fiancé and ends up in prison for ten years. He fakes his own death and manages to escape. He re-creates himself as ‘Ezel’, a high-end gambler who is outwardly a ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: mafia, warden, tragic love, vengeance, hidden identity, intrigue, manipulations, ex convict, tragic hero, manipulation, life is a bitch, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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100%
 7.3
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Killing Time (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Killing Time is an Australian television drama series on TV1 subscription television channel which first screened in 2011. It is based on the true story of disgraced lawyer Andrew Fraser. In New Zealand it screens on Prime Television. The ten part ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, psychological, serious
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 4.5
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Sinatra Club (2010)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brutal and celebrated Mafia gangster John Gotti (Danny Nucci) schemes, shoves and murders his way to the top of that world in this gritty biography told from the perspective of Salvatore Polisi (Jason Gedrick), who owns the Sinatra Club, where ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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Duration: 100 min.
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 7.6
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Story: Set in 1959 Miami, Florida shortly after the Cuban Revolution, Magic City tells the story of Ike Evans, the owner of Miami's most glamorous hotel, the Miramar Playa. Evans is forced to make an ill-fated deal with Miami mob boss Ben Diamond to ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, serious, stylized, sexy ...
Plot: hotel, mob boss, organized crime, maid, gangsters, lifestyle, intrigue, ambition, power struggle, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1959
Place: miami, usa, miami beach
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39%
 6.1
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West 32nd (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When John Kim, an ambitious young lawyer, takes on a pro bono case to exonerate a fourteen-year-old boy from a first degree murder charge, he finds a world he never knew existed in the underbelly of Manhattan - the Korean underworld.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: gangsters, lawyer, ambition, crimes, mafia, fish out of water, murder, korean american, danger, rivalry, tough heroes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Style: serious, tense, rough, realistic, suspense ...
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38%
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Sarkar Raj (2008)
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37%
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36%
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36%
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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36%
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36%
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36%
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: A working-class Irish family rules a city built on loyalty and corruption. The Caffee brothers, Tommy, a rising politician desperate for reelection, and Michael, a hardened criminal returning from seven years on the run and eager to reclaim his ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Better Call Saul (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Six years before Saul Goodman meets Walter White. We meet him when the man who will become Saul Goodman is known as Jimmy McGill, a small-time lawyer searching for his destiny, and, more immediately, hustling to make ends meet. Working alongside, ...
Style: realistic, witty, captivating, stylized, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Black Donnellys (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Meet the Donnelly brothers: Tommy, Jimmy, Kevin and Sean. There is nothing these four Irish brothers wouldn't do to protect each other, and for them that means lying, cheating, stealing and, occasionally, calling the cops. Narrated by wannabe ...
Style: rough, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Gangs of London (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: When the head of a criminal organisation, Finn Wallace is assassinated, the sudden power vacuum his death creates threatens the fragile peace between the intricate web of gangs operating on the streets of the city. Now it’s up to the grieving, ...
Style: rough, brutal, exciting, suspense
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Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%