Movies like The Crimes That Bind

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The Crimes That Bind (2020)
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The Crimes That Bind (2020)
Original name: Crímenes de familia
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When her son is accused of raping and trying to murder his ex-wife, Alicia embarks on a journey that will change her life forever.
Style: suspense, realistic, suspenseful, talky, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, twist ending
Plot: court, husband wife relationship, mother, murder, crimes, graphic violence, hitman, prison, dark humor, criminal heroes, rape, twists and turns, intelligence agency, sexual assault, divorce, maid, filicide, restraining order, pregnant from rape, witnessing a crime, danger, deadly, trial
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about crimes, danger, deadly, murder, graphic violence, hitman and criminal heroes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Crimes That Bind: The Magician (2005), Cut Bank (2014), Beautiful & Twisted (2015), As Seen by the Rest (2014), Vares: Gambling Chip (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Magician (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Following the dealings of a Melbourne-based hitman Ray as seen through the eyes of his ex-neighbour and friend Max, an Italian film student. Max and his camera witness Ray's work life as it unfolds from day to day, giving an insight into a ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, found footage, witnessing a crime, murder, dark humor, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, crimes, criminal heroes, graphic violence, assassin, the underworld ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Cut Bank (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 25 year-old Dwayne McLaren, a former athlete turned auto mechanic, dreams of getting out of tiny Cut Bank, Montana the coldest town in America. But his effort to do so sets in moton a deadly series of events that change his life and the life of the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, semi serious, tense ...
Plot: murder, small town, twists and turns, witness, crimes, witnessing a crime, disorder, dishonesty, nothing goes right, cons and scams, small town life, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana
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Beautiful & Twisted (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Following the murder of hotel heir Ben Novack Jr., police focus their investigation on his wife, Narcy.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, crimes, femme fatale, couples, psychopath, husband wife relationship, lifetime, investigation, death, rivalry, true crime, strip club ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
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As Seen by the Rest (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Malpe, a small fishing town on the Arabian Coast. Located 6 kms to the west of the temple town, Udupi. Malpe's beaches are washed clean everyday by the sea. The waves ensure that nothing gets left behind on the sands. But then, the waves cannot ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: love and romance, journalism, criminal heroes, crimes, disorder, twists and turns, uncover truth, family relations, parents and children, memory, fall in love, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Swedish tabloid Kvällspressen has set their crime reporter, Annika Bengtzon, to monitor a complex murder case. The victim is a colleague and the only witness is a 15-year-old boy. Bengtzons inquiries may be an unexpected turn when the tracks ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, disturbing
Plot: murder, journalism, dishonesty, crimes, investigation, husband wife relationship, family relations, mysticism, reporter, media, state affairs, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe
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Vares: Gambling Chip (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jussi Vares falls in love with a beautiful brunette - only to lose her in a horrible way. After dating Sole a few weeks, her body is found in a bird-watching tower. The investigations come to a standstill, until Vares promises to solve a mystery of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: hitman, private detective, investigation, love and romance, fall in love, crimes, law enforcement, murder investigation, missing person, murder, police, private investigator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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A Cab for Three (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A taxi driver is given a difficult choice from 2 small time crooks: drive them around while they rob, or get locked up in the trunk.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: teenage life, introspection, moral dilemma, reluctant partners, partners, life is a bitch, dark humor, uninvited guest, disorder, fish out of water, crimes, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
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The Detective 2 (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mysteries keep revolving around Tam’s life.
Style: realistic, stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, police detective, investigation, murder, private detective, riddles and clues, graphic violence, danger, urban, deadly
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, china, thailand
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One on One (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On May 9th, a female high school student was brutally murdered. There are 7 suspects and 7 shadows that terrorize them. Who are they and which one of them is you?
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, rough ...
Plot: murder, vigilantism, crimes, rivalry, vengeance, terrorist group, investigation, suspect, group of friends, kidnapping, strong violent content, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
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The Living (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After an alcohol induced blacked-out night of drinking, Teddy discovers he has severely beaten his wife, Molly. As he attempts to redeem himself to her she must decide whether or not she will take him back as her mother, Angela, continuously ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, siblings relations, crime gone awry, disorder, crimes, mental illness, brutality, revenge, life is a bitch, abusive relationship, family relations, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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On the Job (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 118 min.
Story: On The Job is about the ambitions and passions of four men trying to make a living, for themselves and their families. It shows the parallels between two prison inmates who are contract killers, and the two agents of the law investigating the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, gangsters, corruption, corrupt law enforcer, assassination, honest law enforcer, politics, dishonesty, criminal heroes, prison, police brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines
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The Prodigy (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: "The Prodigy" tells the story of small-time enforcer Truman Fisher's vicious conflict with a sadistic assassin who has chosen the unwilling Truman to be his successor. The assassin, who goes by the alias Rains and whose exploits have ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, riddles and clues, psychopath, rivalry, police investigation, gang, law enforcement, murder, assassin, empire, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
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Three Days in Havana (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Cuba
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A businessman gets caught up in an assassination plot when he travels to Cuba.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, captivating, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, assassination, politics, dishonesty, murder, couples, society, road not taken, fortune teller, torture, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: havana cuba, cuba
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Blind Detective (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A blind detective, former cop, teams up with a policewoman who admires him to solve the disappearance of a girl friend of hers, years ago. Besides, he helps her to improve her skills as an investigator.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, serial killer, blind character, police investigation, partners, twists and turns, dark humor, disability, blindness, gambling, graphic violence, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, hong kong, asia
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Wish You Were Dead (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two bad women fight over one man in a back-stabbing, money-grabbing, insurance-hustling, double-dealing, two-timing caper.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, opposites attract, dark humor, couples, social relations, crimes, dishonesty, love affair, fall in love, fish out of water, small town, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Drishyam (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Georgekutty lives a happy life with his wife and daughters. Things take a turn when his daughter gets indecently filmed using a hidden camera, by the son of a police inspector.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, twist ending ...
Plot: family in danger, police investigation, family relations, police, murder, crimes, law enforcement, parents and children, obsession, twists and turns, family in crisis, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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Good Chemistry (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After picking up an alluring woman,Toby, a gifted chemist slumming as a high school teacher, is kidnapped by her violent boyfriend and ordered to use his skills to create methamphetamine for a group of drug traffickers. When Toby refuses, his ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, drug abuse, dishonesty, drug dealing, on the run, crimes, chemistry, graphic violence, cons and scams, frame up, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Down Terrace (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After serving jail time for a mysterious crime, Bill and Karl get out of jail and become preoccupied with figuring out who turned them in to the police. On top of that, the "family business" is on the rocks, and the motley crew of ...
Style: realistic, suspense, captivating, psychological, dark ...
Plot: murder, family relations, crimes, family business, suburbs, snitch, parents and children, uncover truth, gang, gangsters, released from prison, undercover agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Freeway Killer (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: For years he terrorized California motorists as he rode the endless highways searching for his next victim. The discarded bodies turned up beaten, sexually assaulted and horribly mutilated. Deceptively charming and intelligent, the scheming murderer ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, psychopath, who done it, strong violent content, police detective, stalking, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, physical appearance, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Villa Captive (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young actress seeking a life away from adult movies moves to Florida insearch of a new identity. Her newfound peace is shattered when local thugsrecognize her.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, rape, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, woman in danger, crimes, violence spree, visceral, sexual assault, death, violence, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami
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27%
A Place in the Sun (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Swedish family found murdered in her home on the Costa del Sol in southern Spain - all except the 16-year-old daughter, who has disappeared. At first the police believe that there is a burglary gone wrong, but the more crime examined, the more ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: murder, crimes, journalism, media, woman in danger, journalist, mysticism, reporter, on the run, investigation, ice hockey, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, morocco, europe
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27%
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Clean Break (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatic thriller about a couple who own an advertising agency. The husband apparently commits suicide, but the police and the insurance company decide to investigate his death.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, obsession, investigation, twists and turns, betrayal, infidelity, crimes, love, stalking, woman in danger, dishonesty, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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27%
Absolute Killers (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller - Johnny Graham, raised by the Torino crime family after the death of his parents, is repeatedly torn between loyalty to his adoptive family and his conscience. - Edward Furlong, Grace Johnston, Meat Loaf
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: on the run, gangsters, crimes, witness protection, murder, redemption, violence, woman in danger, graphic violence, district attorney, u.s. marshal, new identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Sr. Ávila (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: A family man experiences the tremendous burden of leading a double life as a professional hitman.
Style: realistic, captivating, exciting, suspense, tense ...
Plot: crimes, hitman, crime boss, organized crime, intrigue, couple relations, teenage life, nudity (full frontal - brief), danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
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26%
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Max & Jeremie (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Even among bombers and murderers, there is a social ladder, a hierarchy to climb. Jeremie is a mere bomber who blows up people and places for mobsters in Paris. He may not look it, scruffy lad that he is, but he is a sensitive fellow, and he feels ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: gangsters, graphic violence, hitman, retiring, criminal heroes, crimes, immaturity, police brutality, police, violence, murder, train ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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La Fuga (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the summer of 1928, several inmates from the National Penitentiary in Buenos Aires managed to escape. The film narrates the fate of each of these runaways in search of their destiny - tough men with their own ethical codes and ready to do ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, captivating, realistic
Plot: fugitives, prison, on the run, criminal heroes, starting over, destiny, confined, society, couples, couple relations, prison life, escape ...
Time: 1920s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
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Ghosted (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: ‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: prison, crimes, prison life, survival, haunted by the past, confined, criminal heroes, twists and turns, prison fight, prison rape, supernatural, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Last Hit Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ageing hit man, Harry, has just botched a job and is now the target. His daughter is also in the assassin trade and is now a target too. A young hit man called Billy is sent to take Harry out but they form an uneasy alliance...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, exciting, rough ...
Plot: hitman, rivalry, family relations, crimes, terminal illness, parents and children, partners, save the day, track down, murder, gangsters, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Boston Strangler: The Untold Story (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking, small time criminal with an unrelenting sex drive, who ultimately falsely confesses to being the strangler that wreaked havoc in Boston ...
Style: serious, psychological, scary, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, prison life, law enforcement, confined, psychopath, prison, woman in danger, manipulation, rivalry, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Ten 'til Noon (2006)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Between 11:50 and 12:00 noon, a crime is commited. In the same ten minute period, we follow the lives of the ten people, all connected to this crime. As we see each person's point of view, we are propelled closer and closer to the truth of what ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crime gone awry, vengeance, disorder, couples, rivalry, betrayal, dishonesty, twists and turns, husband wife relationship, empire, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%