Movies like Incident in an Alley

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Incident in an Alley (1962)
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Incident in an Alley (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A policeman is accused of manslaughtering a 14 year old boy, but is acquitted of all charges. Still, he feels a lot of guilt and begins to doubt if he really is innocent after all. A stolen clarinet gives him a lead in his desperate hunt for the truth.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: police officer, heist, crimes, teenage life, law enforcement, legal investigation, redemption, death of child, murder trial, violence, gunfight, robbery, accidental killing, haunted by the past, police shootout, acquittal, accidental shooting, gun, alley, crime, pistol
Time: 60s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, law enforcement, murder, heist, dishonesty, deadly and police officer mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Incident in an Alley: Cagney & Lacey: The Return (1994), Hazard (2005), Jesse Stone: No Remorse (2010), Jesse Stone: Sea Change (2007), 12 Winter (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cagney & Lacey: The Return (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 1994. Cagney, now a Lieutenant, re-teams with Lacey, who has left the force, to search for a cache of missing firearms.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: partners, buddies, crimes, law enforcement, police, female detective
Time: 80s
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95%
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Hazard (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Shin is a Japanese university student living a boring and meaningless life. One day, he spots a book titled Dangerous Ways to Walk the World, in which he finds a page written about hazards in New-York. Eager to get out, he jets off to New-York to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: teenage life, juvenile delinquency, youth, crimes, teenage rebellion, street gang, escape, heist, coming of age, car theft, gunfight, stealing food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, new york, asia, usa
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90%
Jesse Stone: No Remorse (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police Chief Jesse Stone, who was suspended by the Paradise, Mass. Town Council, begins moonlighting for his friend, State Homicide Commander Healy, by investigating a series of murders in Boston, leaving Rose and Suitcase to handle a crime spree in ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, law enforcement, investigation, police investigation, crimes, murder investigation, mystery, small town, police officer, hit and run, chief of police, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Jesse Stone: Sea Change (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Police Chief Jesse Stone's relationship with his ex-wife worsens, he fears he will relapse into alcoholism. To get his mind off his problems, Jesse begins working on the unsolved murder of a bank teller shot during a robbery. Meanwhile, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, crimes, investigation, police investigation, uncover truth, heist, law enforcement, life is a bitch, coma, cold case, small town, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, year 1994, year 1992
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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12 Winter (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on one of the most spectacular series of bank robberies in Germany, Zwölf Winter tells the story of Klaus and Mike, two criminals who became friends in prison. When they happen to meet each other again after they have been released they begin ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: heist, law enforcement, crimes, snitch, police investigation, manhunt, police officer, partners, criminal heroes, friends, helicopter, bank robbery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1990, year 2001, year 2002 ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Violent Four (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A detective is assigned to head a manhunt for four violent bank robbers.
Style: non-linear, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: car chase, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gangsters, gang, dishonesty, manhunt, chase, law enforcement, rivalry, crimes, heist ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jesse investigates the suspicious death of a young friend while the police force deals with the arrogant new police chief who is the son-in-law of a town councilman.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: investigation, false accusation, mystery, murder, crimes, law enforcement, quitting job, small town, police officer, gymnasium, rapist, passed out drunk ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new england, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Thief (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A professional thief tries to break with his past but has to pull off one last job to pay off a gambling debt.
Style: realistic, semi serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: heist, mystery, criminal heroes, rivalry, crimes, going straight, dishonesty, gambling, cat burglar, robbery, gambler, debt
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Jesse Stone: Night Passage (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this prequel to 'Stone Cold,' Tom Selleck reprises his role as Jesse Stone, an L.A. cop who relocates to a small town only to find himself immersed in one mystery after the other.
Style: captivating, tense, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, crimes, who done it, murder, law enforcement, mystery, gangsters, police station, police officer, domestic disturbance, small town, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts, new england, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 387
The Choppers (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A gang of teenage delinquents terrorize a small community by stealing cars and stripping them for parts, then selling the parts to a crooked junkyard owner. The police and an insurance company investigator set out to break up the gang.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, art house
Plot: gang, family relations, kids in trouble, parents and children, teenage life, life is a bitch, youth, crimes, law enforcement, downfall, hotshot hero, prodigy ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Small-time police chief and struggling alcoholic Jesse Stone looks into the murder of a teen-age girl whose body is found floating in a local lake. The case brings the former LAPD cop up against the Boston mob and into the affluent world of a ...
Style: tense, realistic, disturbing, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, child molester, split personality, mystery, investigation, haunted by the past, domestic violence, psychopath, life is a bitch, law enforcement, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Trials of Cate McCall (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In order to be reinstated to the bar and recover custody of her daughter, a hotshot lawyer, now in recovery and on probation, must take on the appeal of a woman wrongfully convicted of murder.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: legal investigation, rehabilitation, legal, courtroom, injustice, family problems, dishonesty, law enforcement, estrangement, false accusation, police corruption, courtroom drama ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, washington d.c., seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Not for, or Against (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: "Ni Pour, Ni Contre" tracks the fall of a young TV camerawoman, Caty, after she becomes involved with a group of petty criminals and their enigmatic leader, Jean. The gang lives hand-to-mouth until the day Jean plans a daring bank robbery. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, robbery, money, crimes, dishonesty, murder, bank, criminal gang, bank robbery, jewelry, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Public Enemies (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ma Barker (Theresa Russell) and her sons rob banks, shoot people and wind up at the top of the FBI's "most wanted" list in the 1930s.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: gangsters, heist, missing person, crimes, dishonesty, confined, special agents, criminal heroes, law enforcement, criminal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, robbery ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Kojak: Ariana (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: One of Kojak's old enemies uses Ariana, a young Greek girl, as bait to trap the legendary New York detective. Meanwhile, Kojak finds himself a brash young associate.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, witty ...
Plot: riddles and clues, who done it, police investigation, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, city, police, murder, criminal, urban
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Assault on the Pay Train (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Film about the true events in Rio de Janeiro, in 1960, when a gang having the infamous outlaw Tião Medonho as a leader performed a sensational railroad hold-up on a train carrying a small fortune.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: heist, train, slum, gang, crimes, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, disorder, bandit, poverty, train robbery, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hard Choices (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenaged boy goes for a ride with his brother and the brother's friends, who proceed to rob a store and murder the clerk. They are caught and, despite the young boy's protestations, he is convicted of murder and sent to prison. A female ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: escape, on the run, prison, murder, lovers on the run, youth, society, drug dealing, law enforcement, juvenile delinquency, crime gone awry, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 19
The Badge (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The only difference between a cop and a criminal is The Badge. Detective Vince McKinley and his partner Martin Goulet have to solve the biggest case of their careers: a series of evidence have been stolen from their own precinct. Through out the ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, tough law enforcer, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, police corruption, graphic violence, police, corruption, badge
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Gang (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1945, as World War Two comes to a close, five small time crooks unite to form a gang. After several bold robberies they become notorious as "the front-wheel drive gang". The police attempt to stop their crime spree with little success, ...
Style: sincere, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, heist, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, police investigation, criminal heroes, gang, chase, siege, marriage, police ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Pasha (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six months before his retirement from the criminal police, inspector Joss finds his colleague Gouvion dead, in a poorly faked suicide attempt. Joss loses his temper, and investigates on his own, which leads him through the bas-fond of Paris...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, microfilm
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dishonesty, investigation, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, tough law enforcer, graphic violence, police detective, tough heroes, loss of partner, armored car ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Killers Three (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: America's DJ Dick Clark and Robert Walker Jr. star as two country boys who decide to rob a pile of cash from a bootlegger, assisted by the man's restless wife (Diane Varsi). But the heist doesn't go as planned and takes a tragic turn. ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: heist, wanted, bootlegging, married couple, dishonesty, crimes, special agents, law enforcement, starting over, violence spree, restaurant, father son relationship ...
Time: 1930s
Place: north carolina, california, south carolina, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
In the Line of Duty: Blaze of Glory (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Former marine and cop Jeff Erickson starts a new life after meeting his dream girl, Jill, running a bookshop, until they decide to become the modern Bonnie and Clyde. Learning on the job the hard way, Jeff becomes famous through media-coverage, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: couples, romancing a criminal, heist, couple relations, on the run, criminal heroes, crimes, partners, bank robbery, burglar, marriage, chemist ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Jack Reed: One of Our Own (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jack Reed investigates a young woman whom he and his wife take into their household when she turns out to be targeted by unknown assassins.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, rivalry, crimes, fugitives, dishonesty, witnessing a crime, law enforcement, woman in danger, runaway, police, corruption, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Cool Money (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Charismatic thief Bobby Comfort escapes from prison, clears himself of all charges, and returns to a home life he finds unsatisfying. Though he is devoted to his wife and daughter, his old life comes calling, both figuratively and literally, in the ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: heist, gang, criminal heroes, cons and scams, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, jail, hotel, prison, disorder, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Turn of Faith (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mob drama starring Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini, Mia Sara and Costas Mandylor.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: friendship, buddies, betrayal, crimes, family business, clergy, dishonesty, organized crime, friends, partners, strip club, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Cartel War (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Led by a detective hell-bent on revenge, a team of undercover cops in Los Angeles attempt to bring down a powerful drug mob from the inside. Operating outside the law, they put everything on the line to clean up the streets and exact payback on the ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: working undercover, drug dealing, law enforcement, rivalry, criminal's revenge, crimes, revenge, friendship, male female relationship, police, murder, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 100
Brass (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Chief of Detectives of the New York Police Department, is a tough cop who has worked his way up the ladder from being on a beat.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, kidnapping, society, crimes, golden years, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, police investigation, partners, partners against crime, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
This Thing of Ours (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Using the Internet and global satellites, a group of gangsters pull off the biggest bank heist in the Mafia's history.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, master criminal, bank, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, partners, betrayal, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 6K
Officer Down (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a cop's crooked past comes back to get him, can he do the right thing, or will he succumb to the threats of his dangerous connections?
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: police corruption, law enforcement, vigilantism, crimes, vengeance, haunted by the past, dishonesty, police detective, murder, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
New Jersey Drive (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Jersey Drive is a 1995 film about black youths in Newark, New Jersey, the unofficial "car theft capital of the world". Their favorite pastime is that of everybody in their neighborhood: stealing cars and joyriding. The trouble starts ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 70s
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%