Movies like Thoroughbred

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Thoroughbred (2016)
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Thoroughbred (2016)
Original name: Purasangre
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 5 professionals rob a Horce Racetrack and a Casino Complex but when one of them makes too many mistakes, the police starts a deadliest manhunt to recover the money.
Style: exciting, tense, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crimes, thief, vengeance, violence, investigation, heroes, hostage, bank robber, partners, chase, robbery, group of criminals, strategy, society, hacking, perfect crime, who done it, master criminal, law enforcement, police investigation, career criminal, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico

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Most similar movies to Thoroughbred

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspense, suspenseful and captivating films with plots about violence, crimes, chase, society, partners, vengeance and murder mostly in Crime, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Thoroughbred: Ebar Shabor (2015), South of 8 (2016), The Crew (2015), Dutch Book (2015), Blood Money (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ebar Shabor (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A very much experienced police detective Mr. Shabor Dasgupta (Actor-Saswata Chatterjee) is assigned to do the task of solving the mystery of the murder of Mitali Ghosh (Actress-Swastika Mukherjee),who is a woman with a messy past life, who was ...
Style: contemplative, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, psychological ...
Plot: murder, murder victim, murder mystery, blood, investigation, murder investigation, law enforcement, graphic violence, uncover truth, track down, death, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
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 6.1
 45
South of 8 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ex-con trying to find work in a new Depression is lured back to a life of crime, but his gang passes the point of no return once they become fugitives.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: bank robbery, hostage, heist, young adult, gunfight, money, police, violence, prison, escape, fight, investigation ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa
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The Crew (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: It’s bad men versus worse men as thieves face off against dealers in this super slick French heist thriller from the director of Chrysalis and The Assault.
Style: psychological, tense, exciting, captivating, suspense
Plot: brother brother relationship, heist, armed robbery, gang of thieves, crimes, criminal heroes, human nature, bank robbery, society, heist gone wrong, secret plan, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, france
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84%
 6.5
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Dutch Book (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A Florida teenager launches a scheme to pay off his father's gambling debts.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: safecracking, heist, gambling, escape, crimes, family relations, hacking, youth, planning, gambling debt, escapades, burglar ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Blood Money (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Paranoia and fear set in and five friends begin to turn on each other when they must hole up in a deserted holiday home after a botched robbery.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, scary, suspense
Plot: heist, robbery, murder, money, crimes, partners, heroes, secret plan, heist gone wrong, strategy, criminal heroes, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Invincible Dragon (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The undercover agent with dragon tattoo Kowloon continually helped the police to solve mysterious cases, which made him known as a rising star. However, his impulsive personality dragged him into endless troubles. He got himself into fights with the ...
Style: exciting, contemplative, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: police officer, police shootout, police officer killed, murder investigation, serial killer, revenge, who done it, suspicion, law enforcer, vengeance, track down, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hong kong
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66%
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Bodies at Rest (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Working in the morgue, a hardworking forensics expert and his assistant are suddenly accosted by masked intruders who demand access to a body involved in a recent crime.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, exciting, unusual plot structure
Plot: police shootout, security guard killed, police officer, murder, criminal, police detective, evidence, murder investigation, organized crime, revenge, graphic violence, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Deception of the Novelist (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Deception of the Novelist revolves around Justin’s character as a famous novelist who receives a large inheritance after his father’s passing. He rents out one of his inherited properties to a Japanese/Chinese woman named Elaine and they ...
Style: suspense, psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, tense
Plot: murder investigation, testimony, evidence, youth, revenge, death, victim, suspicion, partners against crime, murder mystery, police officer, track down ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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IDI: Inspector Dawood Ibrahim (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story follows Dawood, who wishes to don the cop uniform right from his childhood. He grows up to be a straight-laced, passionate policeman, who is sent off to a sleepy border suburb Kollanahalli for his first posting. An unexpected turn of ...
Style: humorous, tense, exciting, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: police, remote village, burglar, gang, police station, robbery, police officer, heroes, vengeance, crimes, track down, human nature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Stronghold (2020)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A police brigade working in the dangerous northern neighborhoods of Marseille, where the level of crime is higher than anywhere else in France.
Style: suspense, tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: police, crimes, police officer, danger, partners against crime, law enforcement, murder investigation, police investigation, chases and races, buddy cop, who done it, partners ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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First Response (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A gunman forces a paramedic to drive an ambulance, while his partner treats the man's injured brother.
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: wounded, wound, paramedic, hostage, robbery, blood, ambulance, medicine, burglar, criminal heroes, escapades, planning ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Ice (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A diamond dealer navigates the culturally diverse and treacherous world of the diamond business.
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, captivating
Plot: heist, business, crimes, chase, robbery, rivalry, violence, group of criminals, strategy, thief, perfect crime, career criminal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Crimes That Bind (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Michiko Oshitani, who lived in Shiga Prefecture, is found dead at an apartment in Tokyo. She was strangled to death. Mutsuo Koshikawa is the owner of the apartment and he goes missing. Detectives including Yuhei Matsumiya who is a cousin of ...
Style: captivating, tense, contemplative, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: police officer, japanese police, clue, japanese woman, police, dead, murder investigation, who done it, murder mystery, uncover truth, revenge, partners ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
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Villain (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: ADGP Mathew Manjooran, returns to work after a seven-month sabbatical, only to take voluntary retirement. His last day has him investigating a case involving triple murder, including a police officer. Soon a pattern emerges and each clue also links ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting, contemplative
Plot: murder investigation, ex-cop, police investigation, serial killer, society, track down, graphic violence, interrogation, who done it, evidence, investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Inside Man (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. With an ...
Style: clever, tricky, enigmatic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, master criminal, hostage, perfect crime, bank, crime, police detective, thief, robbery, manipulations, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
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54%
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Money Heist (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: To carry out the biggest heist in history, a mysterious man called The Professor recruits a band of eight robbers who have a single characteristic: none of them has anything to lose. Five months of seclusion - memorizing every step, every detail, ...
Style: suspense, intense, twists and turns, exciting, tense ...
Plot: heist, perfect crime, bank robbery, master criminal, hostage situation, professor, hostage, criminal heroes, plot twist, stockholm syndrome, strategy, planning ...
Place: spain, madrid, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya is a brilliant, underrated detective from Nellore who runs an agency called FBI which sees no business. He gets more than what he asked for when a case happens to fall right into his lap out of nowhere.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: detective agency, murder, murder investigation, private detective, crimes, murderer, death, investigator, track down, interrogation, chase, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Killer Conversation (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On the same day a burglar wants to kill you and your ex wants to make up - and for the life of it, you can't decide which is worse.
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: hostage, burglar, ex girlfriend, chase, hostage situation, love and romance, couples, hacking, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, robbery, violence, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 3.7
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Jesse (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Nassau County, New York Police detective Jesse turns vigilante as she investigates her brother's murder and enters into a world of crime, corruption, and shocking deception.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: female police detective, female vigilante, police officer, drug deal, police detective, murder investigation, nypd, who done it, vengeance, evidence, heroes, murder mystery ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Cold Case ~Shinjitsu no Tobira~ (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Yuri Ishikawa and her team try to crack unresolved cold cases in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, contemplative, captivating
Plot: police, murder investigation, police procedural, investigation, cold case, crimes, violence, law enforcement, track down, partners against crime, chase, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Pinching Penny (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A British hypochondriac turns to crime after becoming addicted to consumerism. As his obsession worsens, his life falls quickly into the absurd and he continues to spend himself deeper and deeper into depravity.
Style: tense, humorous, captivating, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: burglar, criminal gang, consumerism, robbery, drug dealer, hypochondriac, addiction, dumb criminal, crimes, society, secret plan, plan gone wrong ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Entanglement (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A member of a therapy group is found dead. A prosecutor and a police officer try to solve the mystery of his death.
Style: suspense, tense, contemplative, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, police officer, sniper, escapades, police investigation, track down, evidence, murder mystery, murderer, crimes, police detective, partners ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Eye in the Sky (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The head of an elite Hong Kong surveillance unit (Simon Yam) keeps one eye on his rookie apprentice (Kate Tsui) and the other on a notorious criminal (Tony Leung Ka Fai) he suspects of masterminding a recent jewel heist in this tense thriller from ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, undercover, fighting crime, gang, police investigation, heist, police detective, track down, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Hatton Garden the Heist (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Following the lead up to one of the biggest robberies of the century, Hatton Garden The Heist watches the journey of Brian Reader, John Collins, Terry Perkins, Daniel Jones and the mysterious Basil throughout the audacious heist.
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: heist, jewel theft, safe, police interrogation, police arrest, british, criminal gang, true crime, questioned by police, crimes, criminal heroes, hacking ...
Time: year 2012, 21st century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.3
 2K
DNA (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, France
Duration: 321 min.
TV show
Story: Five years after his daughter disappeared, a mistake in the National Police's DNA register makes it possible for the officer Rolf to finally find out what happened to her.
Style: contemplative, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: missing child, missing daughter, ex husband ex wife relationship, police detective, loss of daughter, missing person, child trafficking, law enforcement, police officer, revenge, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 2010s
Place: denmark, poland, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Perfect Proposal (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While running a travel agency in Macau, Ji-yeon is ripped off by her business partner. One day, the attractive and benevolent Sung-yeol gives her an irresistible offer: $5,000 monthly salary to live on a luxurious yacht and be the personal care aide ...
Style: touching, captivating, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: love, romance, casino, heist, heroes, heist gone wrong, career criminal, youth, secret plan, robbery, violence, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Knives and Skin (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The investigation of a young girl’s disappearance in the rural Midwest, led by an inexperienced local sheriff. The ripple of fear and suspicion among the small-town residents destroys some relationships and strengthens others.
Style: contemplative, suspense, tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: disappearance, missing daughter, high school, teacher, sheriff, teenage girl, school, missing girl, crimes, investigation, mystery, track down ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: During the thrilling social change of the mid-1950s, four remarkable women who previously served secretly during WWII as code-breakers, turn their skills to solving murders overlooked by police. In the process they are plunged into fascinating ...
Style: tense, captivating, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: fighting crime, team, partners, police detective, murder, who done it, murder mystery, strong female presence, investigation, law enforcement, partners against crime, female protagonist ...
Time: post world war two, 50s, 1950s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 153
Murders in... (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Murders in... is a collection of French-Belgian police TV movies taking place each time in a different French city and region.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, murder, partners against crime, investigation, escapades, police detective, murderer, uncover truth, society, partners, evidence, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 97
Scratch (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A female rookie armored truck guard is caught between her co-workers' plot to rob their own truck and greedy gangsters desperate to grab the cash.
Style: exciting, psychological, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: heist, russian, gangsters, bandit, money, betrayal, armored truck, mafia, woman in danger, crimes, society, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%