Movies and TV shows like Capadocia

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Capadocia (2008)
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Capadocia (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Capadocia is a Mexican HBO Latin America television series. It started on March 2, 2008 and its second season was planned for 2010.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: confined, prison life, gang war, prison, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, bribery, life turned upside down, warden, uncover truth, corrupt law enforcer, women's prison, society, disorder, strong female presence, social activist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about crimes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, confined, family relations, prison and crime mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Capadocia: Wentworth (2013), Buried (2003), Unite 9 (2012), The Ice Cream Girls (2013), Rosario Tijeras (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Wentworth (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Bea Smith is locked up while awaiting trial for the attempted murder of her husband and must learn how life works in prison. A modern adaptation and sequel of the iconic Prisoner series.
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: women's prison, prison life, lesbian, prison, women in prison, lesbian relationship, life is a bitch, crimes, protest, power struggle, sadism, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Buried (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Buried is a British television drama series, produced by World Productions for Channel 4 and originally screened in 2003. The programme starred Lennie James as Lee Kingley, who is serving a long prison sentence in order to protect a member of his ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison life, prison, criminal heroes, survival, life is a bitch, confined, dishonesty, false accusation, deadly, criminal psychologist, warden, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Unite 9 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Marie Lamontagne, a widowed mother of two in her forties, confesses to a murder she didn't commit to protect her daughter. Thrust into brutally unfamiliar and hostile surroundings, she first learns survival, then confronts the biggest challenge ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, psychological, gloomy
Plot: women's prison, family problems, attempted murder, confined, prison life, prison, family in crisis, crimes, psychologist, rehabilitation, warden, lesbian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
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66%
The Ice Cream Girls (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The Ice Creams is based on the bestselling book by Dorothy Koomson about two girls who, one brief summer, find themselves involved with an abusive, controlling man. The situation spirals out of control and they are trial for his murder; ultimately ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, serious
Plot: uncover truth, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, youth, murder, deadly, strong female presence, rape, journalist, murder mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Rosario Tijeras (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia
TV show
Story: Rosario is a teenage schoolgirl who lives in a tough Latin neighborhood filled with challenges. Having poverty all around, she faces difficult situations from family, school, rich friends vs. poor friends, and the element of drug cartel activity ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, emotional, tense, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, crimes, fall in love, tragic love, rivalry, life is a bitch, vengeance, couples, drug smuggling, drug cartel, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america
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46%
Woman Thou Art Loosed: On the 7th Day (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Ames' seem to have built the perfect life until their six year old daughter is kidnapped; over the course of seven days they begin to uncover secrets about their past that could rip their marriage and lives apart.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, uncover truth, parents and children, family relations, under the surface, danger, disorder, life turned upside down, crimes, secret, confined, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, new orleans
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44%
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20 Minutes (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: 20 Dakika is a Turkish series broadcast on Star TV.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: injustice, family relations, mystery, daring rescue, murder, investigation, deadly, true love, dishonesty, prison life, couple relations, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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43%
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One Bad Choice (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: How one bad decision can change where your life goes.
Style: emotional, realistic, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: life turned upside down, redemption, hopes, unlikely criminals, haunted by the past, crimes, juvenile delinquent, reenactment, bug, life, teenager
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Impostor (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: La Impostora, is a Spanish-language telenovela presumably to be produced by United States-based television network Telemundo Studios, Miami.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: workplace intrigue, rivalry, hidden identity, boss and employee, romance, dishonesty, fall in love, family relations, uncover truth, family business, power relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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42%
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Tangier (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In August 1996, bus drivers Marcel Van Loock and Wim Moreels are apprehended by the Moroccan Customs for drug trafficking. Inside their bus, hidden behind a false compartment, they have discovered 700 pounds of hashish. Although the owner of the bus ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prison, danger, smuggling, prison life, survival, false accusation, dishonesty, life is a bitch, injustice, beating, graphic violence, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: africa, morocco, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Hiding (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: In order to survive, Lincoln Swift must take his family into witness protection and give evidence against his former employer, vicious crime boss Nils Vandenberg. With new names and fresh identities, the Swifts are ripped from their Gold Coast home ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: hidden identity, family in danger, life turned upside down, witnessing a crime, witness protection, master criminal, hopes, dishonesty, parents and children, crimes, starting over, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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The Jury (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: The Jury is a British television serial broadcast in 2002. The series was the first ever to be allowed to film inside the historic Old Bailey courthouse.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, jury, murder, uncover truth, crimes, legal, life is a bitch, moral dilemma, price of justice, society, support group ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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41%
Whitewash: The Clarence Brandley Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Clarence Brandley, a black man wrongly accused in 1980 of the murder of a 16-year-old white high school girl named Cheryl Ferguson. Brandley worked at Conroe High School, where Ferguson was visiting as a member of the ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prison, confined, fighting the system, false accusation, uncover truth, courtroom drama, legal action, dishonesty, society, life is a bitch, legal, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas
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40%
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Clutch (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Tough, street smart, and resourceful pickpocket Kylie is forced to take care of herself after her boyfriend Matt finds himself in deep trouble with a gang of vicious mobsters he owes a huge sum of money to.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: on the run, life turned upside down, woman in danger, vengeance, gangsters, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, rivalry, escapades, pickpocket, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Would Be Kings (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Best friends Patrick (Currie Graham) and Jamie (Ben Bass) are also cousins and cops determined to keep the streets safe and provide for their families. Their relationship suffers when they become entangled in a dangerous mix of mobsters, corruption, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, rough
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Jailbait (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Randy commits a crime that would normally get him probation and a hefty fine, but in the "three-strikes" world of justice, he finds himself locked up for 25 years. His cellmate Jake is a congenial yet remorseless lifer who casually informs ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary
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Everyday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: parents and children, confined, life is a bitch, family relations, couples, hopes, prison, husband wife relationship, drug smuggling, society, prison life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Behind every prisoner, there's a wife, girlfriend or mother doing time on the outside. For some it's a nightmare, for others a liberation. Prisoners' Wives - it's time to tell their stories.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: prison, couples, social relations, family relations, crimes, parents and children, housewife, coping, female protagonist, strong female presence, couple relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Granite Flats (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: It's the 1960s. The height of the Cold War. The rural town of Granite Flats, Colorado, suddenly becomes a hotbed for mystery and intrigue. Almost a year after Hershel Jenkins was released from jail, mystery is still a permanent resident in ...
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, captivating
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, amateur detective, mysterious place, dishonesty, crimes, youth, family relations, cold war, society, small town, conspiracy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: colorado, usa
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32%
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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
Plot: rise and fall, crimes, confined, lawyers and clients, ambition, prison, legal, disgraced, introspection, drug abuse, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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31%
American Odyssey (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In this "Traffic"-like action drama, an international conspiracy explodes when three strangers' lives unexpectedly collide - a female soldier, a corporate lawyer and a political activist.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, uncover truth, graphic violence, family relations, state affairs, society, danger, dishonesty, corporate crimes, left to die, military
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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29%
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Open Gate (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In East Texas, a rodeo clown and bull fighters happens upon a drug-smuggling operation.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, neo noir
Plot: unlikely criminals, lifestyle, dishonesty, drug dealing, crimes, life is a bitch, small town, drug smuggling, uncover truth, workplace, couple relations, athlete's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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29%
The Last Christmas (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Resort manager Claire prepares for a holiday family reunion, but when her grandfather makes a startling announcement and then dies unexpectedly, Claire must solve a devilishly clever puzzle in order to earn her inheritance and expose a murderer.
Style: psychological, tense, twists and turns, captivating, serious ...
Plot: treasure hunt, christmas, uncover truth, mystery, riddles and clues, rivalry, family gatherings, contests and competitions, family relations, crimes, dysfunctional family, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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28%
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Cargo (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young Russian woman, smuggled into America by human traffickers, and a notorious Egyptian transporter hired to drive her from the Mexican border to New York City, form an unlikely bond that transforms them and threatens to derail the ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: sex slavery, human trafficking, confined, on the road, crimes, society, life is a bitch, kidnapping, rape, brutality, abduction, duct tape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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27%
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Brides (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Georgia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nutsa, a young mother, lives with her two children in a suburbs of Tblissi in Georgia. Her partner Goga is in prison. They get married, so she gains the right to talk to him once a month in the visiting room on the other side of the glass. The ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, disturbing
Plot: prison, prison life, family relations, couple relations, confined, family problems, life is a bitch, couples, crumbling marriage, visitation rights, parents and children, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr)
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27%
A Date with Darkness: The Trial and Capture of Andrew Luster (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Andrew Luster, the heir to the Max factor fortune, is convicted of rape on 86 counts. This Lifetime original movie recounts the rapes committed by the infamous Andrew Luster and the women who brought him to justice.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, courtroom drama, life is a bitch, legal, dishonesty, crimes, society, injustice, sexual abuse, nightclub, rape, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
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27%
One Angry Juror (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Sarah Walsh, a tough New Orleans attorney who serves on a murder trial jury and does some investigating of her own.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere, tense
Plot: murder, courtroom, false accusation, courtroom drama, uncover truth, investigation, dishonesty, legal, deadly, life is a bitch, crimes, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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26%
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Hostages (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The night before a high profile operation on the PM, the surgeon due to perform the procedure is surprised at her family home by four masked men. The gang quickly take control of her and her family and order her to kill the PM.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, political conspiracy, treason, crimes, danger, moral dilemma, dishonesty, parents and children, confined, family in danger, abduction, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
So Evil, So Young (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A teenage girl is wrongfully accused of theft and is sent away to a harsh reform school.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: prison, women's prison, prison life, heist, school, false accusation, fugitives, criminal heroes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, confined ...
Time: 60s
Place: ireland
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26%
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Monarca (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After 20 years, Ana MarĂ­a returns to Mexico and vies for control of her family's tequila empire as it threatens to crumble under corruption and secrets.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: corruption, family business, danger, family relations, crimes, rivalry, police, dishonesty, industry, parents and children, family, tequila
Time: contemporary
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26%