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Monarca (2019)
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Monarca (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After 20 years, Ana María returns to Mexico and vies for control of her family's tequila empire as it threatens to crumble under corruption and secrets.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: corruption, family business, crimes, family relations, danger, police, family, parents and children, dishonesty, industry, rivalry, tequila
Time: contemporary

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El Dragón: Return of a Warrior (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: A Tokyo business man returns to his home country of Mexico where he must battle rivals to replace his grandfather as the head of a cartel.
Style: tense, disturbing, exciting, captivating
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Time: contemporary
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The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, escapades, murder, danger, corruption, society, family, crimes, life is a bitch, parents and children, police, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2012
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The Usurper (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A humble young woman allows herself be manipulated by her twin sister to replace her so she can leave with another man.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere
Plot: imitation, society, adaptation, escapades, danger, disorder, lookalikes, crimes, betrayal, rivalry, chase, love ...
Time: contemporary
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Undercover (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Undercover agents infiltrate a drug kingpin's operation by posing as a couple at the campground where he spends his weekends. Inspired by real events.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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Stateless (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 316 min.
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Story: Four strangers — a flight attendant escaping a suburban cult, an Afghan refugee fleeing persecution, a young Australian father escaping a dead-end job, and a bureaucrat caught up in a national scandal — are stuck in an immigration detention ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, sincere, captivating
Plot: deadly, family, life is a bitch, crimes, disorder, society, escapades, danger, dishonesty, culture clash, adaptation, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
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Dynasty (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: The reboot follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children focusing on Fallon Carrington, the daughter of billionaire Blake Carrington, and her soon-to-be ...
Style: artsy, twists and turns, captivating, cynical
Plot: rich, family relations, intrigue, family business, rivalry, love triangle, twists & turns, homosexual, fashion, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The Accident (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 188 min.
TV show
Story: A Welsh community devastated by tragedy is forced to confront difficult truths amid the search for justice.
Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing, psychological
Plot: tragedy, bereavement, adaptation, parents and children, crimes, dishonesty, society, life is a bitch, danger, friendship, fight, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales
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The Club (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dealing with the pressure of his father and his need to be someone, Pablo decides to start a new shady, tricky business that will lead him to some happy but tragic experiences.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating
Audience: date night, boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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Games People Play (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three ambitious women navigate the highly competitive world of professional sports.
Style: psychological, captivating, sincere, disturbing
Plot: basketball, gambling, marriage, game, police, college, investigation, money, murder, infidelity, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, los angeles
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41%
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Red Rock (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Starting on the day a long, dormant feud between two local families is brutally reignited, this continuing drama is based around a busy Dublin Garda station. On one side, the Hennessys, a local dynasty, whose name is above half the businesses in ...
Style: captivating, realistic, suspense, atmospheric, serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Silver Spoon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Forced to become an apprentice cop, cocky playboy Igor finds he's got a knack for police work. But his job soon takes him down a dark personal path.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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Yellow Boots (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: "Yellow Boots" is a drama about the revenge of a woman who lost everything after being framed for a crime.
Style: suspense, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, compassionate
Plot: revenge, destiny, love, romance, family relations, dishonesty, family, ambition, family drama, crimes, murder, mystery ...
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Tommy (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Story: When a former high-ranking NYPD officer becomes the first female Chief of Police for Los Angeles, she uses her unflinching honesty and hardball tactics to navigate the social, political and national security issues that converge with enforcing the ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, twists and turns, psychological
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Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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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Suits (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
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Story: Choi Kyung Seo is a legendary lawyer at the top law firm in South Korea. He has charisma and an attractive appearance. He hires Go Yeon Woo as a rookie lawyer for the law firm. Go Yeon Woo has excellent memory.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
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House of Hancock (2015)
Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
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Style: tense, sincere, psychological, disturbing
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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 ...
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Wicked Wicked Games (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Wicked Wicked Games is a telenovela that debuted on December 6, 2006 on the American television network MyNetworkTV. Twentieth Television produced 63 episodes to air weekdays. The limited-run serial was directed by Terry Cunningham, Dennis Dimster, ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: prison life, gang war, confined, prison, corrupt law enforcer, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crimes, life turned upside down, uncover truth, bribery, warden ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
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Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious, psychological ...
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Stolen Life (2016)
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Genre: Drama
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Pearson (2019)
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Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Powerhouse lawyer Jessica Pearson adjusts to the dirty world of Chicago politics.
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Senora Acero (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
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Story: The adventures of Vicenta Acero, the feared coyote who now leads the dynasty of illicit dealings once under the control of her father.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
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The Slap (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A family drama that explodes from one small incident where a man slaps another couple's misbehaving child. This seemingly minor domestic dispute pulls the family apart, exposes long-held secrets, and ignites a lawsuit that challenges the core ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, psychological, captivating
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Disappeared (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
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Story: A group of six police officers solve disappearance cases that everyone else has already given up on.
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, touching ...
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Time: 21st century
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Thicker Than Water (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 58 min.
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Story: The beautiful island of Sunnanö in the Swedish archipelago is home to a popular B&B run by Anna-Lisa and her son Oskar. Anna-Lisa has summoned her daughter Jonna, an actress, and son Lasse, an opportunist, to the island. It is the first time in ...
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, psychological, gloomy ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Semper Fi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Cal is a dedicated cop who also serves as a sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. When his reckless half brother lands in jail for accidentally killing a man, Cal and his buddies hatch a plan to break him out of prison -- no matter what the cost.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing, tense
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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