Movies like Speed Kills

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Speed Kills (2018)
 4.2
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Speed Kills (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Speedboat racing champion and multimillionaire Ben Aronoff leads a double life that lands him in trouble with the law and drug lords.
Style: captivating, based on true events, tense, suspense, cynical
Plot: drug smuggling, drugs, crimes, bandit, mafia, lovers, crime, danger, showdown, criminal gang, race, gang, investigation, criminal, mafioso, gang member, outlaw gang, race against time, racing, drug lord, champion, double life, speedboat, sport

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, gang, bandit, criminal, murder, criminal gang and drugs mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Speed Kills: Xtreme (2021), Term Life (2016), Night in Paradise (2020), Easy Money III: Life Deluxe (2013), Enforcement (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Xtreme (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two years after the murder of his son and father, a retired hitman sets in motion a carefully crafted revenge plan against the killer: his own brother.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: revenge, martial arts, murder, vendetta, killer, hitman, vengeance, crimes, sword fight, murderer, criminal gang, bandit ...
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95%
 5.6
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Term Life (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: If Nick Barrow can stay alive for 21 days, he'll die happy. Everyone Nick knows wants him dead; Mob bosses, contract killers, and dirty cops. Performing the last act of a desperate man, Nick takes out a million dollar insurance policy on ...
Style: suspense, captivating, sincere, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gunfight, father daughter relationship, mafia, danger, deadly, self sacrifice, survival, criminal gang, crimes, struggle for survival, life is a bitch, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Night in Paradise (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 131 min.
Story: An assassin named Tae-goo is offered a chance to switch sides with his rival Bukseong gang, headed by Chairman Doh. Tae-goo rejects the offer that results in the murder of his sister and niece. In revenge, Tae-goo brutally kills Chairman Doh and his ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, noir, brutal
Plot: revenge, extreme violence, massacre, gang war, crimes, crime family, criminal gang, criminal's revenge, bandit, criminal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Easy Money III: Life Deluxe (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 127 min.
Story: JW now lives in exile and is more than ever determined to find out what happened to his missing sister Camilla. Every trace leads him to the world of organized crime in Stockholm. Jorge is about to do his last score - the largest robbery in Swedish ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, robbery, criminal, revenge, murder, crimes, danger, working undercover, missing person, criminal heroes, the underworld, criminal gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 6.5
 4K
Enforcement (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The exact details of what took place while Talib Ben Hassi was in police custody remain unclear. Police officers, Jens and Mike, are on routine patrol in Svalegården's ghetto when news of Talib's death comes in over the radio, igniting ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: police partner, police officer, patrol, trapped, struggle for survival, riot, urban ghetto, partners, criminal gang, civil unrest, crimes, showdown ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Noem My Skollie: Call Me Thief (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The story takes place in the 1960’s on the impoverished Cape Flats in South Africa. Four boys form a teenage gang to protect themselves from bullying and rape and almost as soon as their childhood pact is declared do they begin the downward spiral ...
Style: captivating, disturbing
Plot: jail, criminal, criminal gang, gang member, juvenile delinquency, organized crime, tragic love, outlaw gang, bandit, romancing a criminal, gang, crime boss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Rupinder Gandhi the Gangster..? (2015)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: With the local police force unwilling to deal with crime, a college student and his gang take it upon themselves to mete out justice in their own way.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: gangsters, gang, lynching, organized crime, gang of outlaws, criminal, gang war, criminal gang, street gang, criminal justice, crimes, bandit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Saving Mr. Wu (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this suspenseful crime thriller, Mr. Wu, a Hong Kong movie star, is kidnapped by six unpredictable criminals disguised as police officers. The story is based on the 2004 real-life celebrity kidnapping case in China.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: ransom demand, impersonating a police officer, manhunt, race against time, police, investigation, chained, businessman, kidnapping, abduction, blackmail, crimes ...
Place: china, beijing china
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62%
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 366
Chouf (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chouf: It means “look” in Arabic, but it is also the name of the watchmen in the drug cartels of Marseille. Sofiane is 20. A brilliant student, he comes back to spend his holiday in the Marseille ghetto where he was born. His brother, a dealer, ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: drug trade, drug traffic, drug dealer, teenage gang, gang violence, revenge killing, ghetto, death of brother, revenge, street gang, urban ghetto life, drugs ...
Time: 2010s
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A Day In The Life (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Musical, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Onyx rapper Sticky Fingaz directs and stars in this hip-hop musical about a gangster who becomes caught up in a bloody war between two feuding crime families while struggling to leave the streets behind. When Black's family raids one of ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, gangsters, crimes, urban ghetto life, hip hop, vengeance, going straight, introspection, lifestyle, drug dealing, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 8.2
 7K
4 Blocks (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Based in Neukölln, Berlin Toni manages the daily business of dealing with the Arabic gangs and ends up wanting to leave his old life behind for his family, but as expected, its never that simple.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, atmospheric
Plot: clan, drugs, brothers, dishonesty, betrayal, family relations, crime boss, drug lord, bandit, drug dealing, drug smuggling, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.9
 3K
Silk Road (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Ross Ulbricht, the charismatic young tech-mastermind who unleashed the darknet website Silk Road, and the corrupt DEA agent determined to bring down his billion-dollar empire.
Style: captivating
Plot: cat and mouse, cybercrime, computer genius, showdown, fighting crime, crimes, criminal, crime boss, bandit, cybernetics, business, drugs
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53%
 6.0
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Blue Story (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Feature adaptation of Rapman's YouTube series about two young friends who become rivals in a street war.
Style: based on true events, thought provoking, heartbreaking, tense, dark ...
Plot: ghetto, gangsters, youth, gang, gunfight, crime, friendship, rivalry, friends, danger, gang war, criminal gang ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 6K
Crown Vic (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One memorable night in the life of veteran patrol officer Ray Mandel and his trainee, ambitious rookie cop Nick Holland in the LAPD's Olympic Division. With two cop killers on the loose and hunting for more targets, Mandel and Holland must ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, brutal, captivating, tense
Plot: rookie, latinos, friendship, fighting crime, partners, surveillance, evidence, investigation, danger, crimes, police brutality, responsibility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 8K
Ferry (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Before he built a drug empire, Ferry Bouman returns to his hometown on a revenge mission that finds his loyalty tested — and a love that alters his life.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: undercover, criminal, revenge, empire, drugs, police, drug, changing lives, vengeance, crimes, crime boss, lifestyle change ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
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I Was Here (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland, Taiwan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of a book by Sass Henno, I Was Here. First Arrest (Mina olin siin. 1. esimene arrest, 2005), one of the most important Estonian works of literature of recent years. Seventeen-year-old Rass is growing up in an Estonian suburb. In the ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: drug use, white trash, crimes, criminal, drugs, life is a bitch, criminal gang, social problems, smuggling, drug dealing, drug dealer, bandit ...
Place: estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Cocaine Godmother (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the age of 17, Griselda Blanco, made her way to the U.S. with a fake passport with her first husband Carlos. Living in Queens with her three sons, Griselda became enticed by the money the drug world offered, and quickly became embroiled with ...
Style: factual, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: drug smuggling, hidden money, parent child relationship, mother, drugs, cocaine, smuggler, woman, arrest, murder, security, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Rooster for Esculapio (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina
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Story: A young working-class man comes from Misiones (an Argentinian province) to Buenos Aires, with a fighting rooster, looking for his brother, and gets involved with low life characters, who introduce him to a world of crime.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: mafia, gang, organized crime, cold case, bandit, crime solving, gang war, loss of brother, criminal, private investigation, investigation, uncover truth ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Killing Them Softly (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, rough, tense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, crime gone awry, gangsters, hitman, bandit, crimes, gambling, mafia, criminal heroes, criminal, murder, poker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008, 2000s, 70s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, florida, orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Beast of Burden (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sean Haggerty only has an hour to deliver his illegal cargo. An hour to reassure a drug cartel, a hitman, and the DEA that nothing is wrong. An hour to make sure his wife survives. And he must do it all from the cockpit of his Cessna.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: drug cartel, hitman, race against time, police, rescue, smuggling, track down, danger, crimes, hostage, chase, secrets ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.4
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Vikram Vedha (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A notorious gangster Vedha surrenders himself to encounter specialist Vikram whom he challenges every step of the way by narrating his life events in the form of riddles that needs to be solved in order to capture him.
Style: suspense, serious, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, standoff, death, murder, moral dilemma, betrayal, showdown, danger, crimes, police investigation, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Mason Brothers (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A group of outlaws attempt to reveal their brothers killer from a neighboring gang after being set up during a bank heist.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: gang, brother brother relationship, bank robber, bandit, burglar, heist gone wrong, crimes, bank robbery, heist, organized crime, investigation, criminal ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
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
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Deadly Surveillance (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A detective investigates a series of murders that he begins to suspect are being committed by a woman involved in prostitution and narcotics trafficking.
Style: tense, captivating, twists and turns, psychological, suspense
Plot: stalking, accused of murder, apartment, drugs, hiding, murder, investigation, crimes, danger, serial killer, suspicion, police detective ...
Place: usa, montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
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Marseille (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alex, the son of a gang boss from Marseilles, joins the French Foreign Legion to avoid a hit put out on him by the Corsican Mafia. Four years later, Alex deserts and returns to Marseilles to get back together with Katia, his former girlfriend. But ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: gang, crimes, family relations, parents and children, danger, mafia, murder, lawyer, father son relationship, reprisal, rivalry, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.1
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Chains of Gold (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Scott Barnes is an alcoholic turned social worker hellbent on saving a young boy named Tommy from self-destructing when he finds out he has begun selling crack in an organization called YIP, run by Carlos.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, criminal heroes, crimes, juvenile delinquency, urban ghetto, friends, police detective, kids in trouble, working undercover, urban ghetto life, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The French Connection (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.
Style: atmospheric, tense, realistic, neo noir, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, drug lord, police brutality, drug dealing, investigation, gangsters, anti heroes, anti hero, informant, partnership, frenchman, traffic jam ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, marseille, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.2
 33K
Talvar (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A hardened cop deals with three conflicting perspectives involving a brutal double murder. The case is complicated as the prime suspects are the parents who supposedly killed their teenage daughter.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: investigation, murder, police detective, crimes, suspect, planting evidence, domestic servant, danger, crime scene, police, female director, murder investigation
Time: year 2008
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, crimes, couples, danger, deadly, psychopath, husband wife relationship, crime, investigation, rivalry, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
An Innocent Man (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jimmie Rainwood was minding his own business when two corrupt police officers (getting an address wrong) burst into his house, expecting to find a major drug dealer. Rainwood is shot, and the officers frame him as a drug dealer. Rainwood is ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: prison, police corruption, false accusation, frame up, gang, drug dealing, vengeance, crimes, law enforcement, prison life, tough law enforcer, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%