Movies and TV shows like The Children of the Street

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The Children of the Street (2020)
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The Children of the Street (2020)
Original name: Sokağın Çocukları
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: The Children of the Street tells the story of young people who have to achieve their own justice in a world where law is inadequate. "What is justice?", "How does a teenager survive on the street?" will answer questions like.
Style: tense, twists and turns, bleak, captivating, neo noir
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, organized crime, teenage love, police, violence, mafia, criminal, crime boss, justice, police corruption, teenage hero, partner, bloody violence, urban setting, teenager

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Most similar movies to The Children of the Street

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspense and exciting films and TV series with plots about crimes, criminal, police, violence, organized crime, murder and danger mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like The Children of the Street: Gotham (2014), Halka (2019), The Sniffer (2013), The Good Thieves (2017), Big Apple (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
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Gotham (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Before there was Batman, there was GOTHAM. Everyone knows the name Commissioner Gordon. He is one of the crime world's greatest foes, a man whose reputation is synonymous with law and order. But what is known of Gordon's story and his ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, twists and turns, neo noir ...
Audience: teens
Plot: super villain, batman, corruption, police corruption, crime, police station, friendship, crimes, mafia, organized crime, gang war, police detective ...
Place: new jersey
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95%
 8.8
 4K
Halka (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Two different young men coming together from different places stand side by side and fight against a conspiracy. They go after a past that doesn't leave behind. They bring to account of old notebooks, dirty cases, big and small lies. ...
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, serious, cynical
Plot: mafia, gangsters, organized crime, crime boss, killings, family relations, crimes, power relations, introspection, rise to the top, parents and children, ambition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.3
 2K
The Sniffer (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An extraordinary sense of smell gives a crime investigator unique insight into solving mysteries, but his gift takes a toll on his personal life.
Style: exciting, captivating, clever, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder investigation, partner, supernatural ability, crime, investigator, friendship, murder, police detective, police investigation, police, mystery, genius ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Good Thieves (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: The story centers on thieves who strike against people in high power who try to control Korea.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: crimes, twists & turns, good versus evil, escapades, danger, partners, heist, justice, police, crime, society, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 7.4
 118
Big Apple (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Big Apple is an American television drama series that was originally broadcast in the United States on CBS in 2001. The story centers on two New York City Police Department detectives Mooney and Trout working with the FBI to solve a murder with ties ...
Style: captivating, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: organized crime, police detective, police, fbi, law enforcement, criminal, justice, legal, nypd, police officer, order, law and order ...
Place: new york
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40%
Gangs of London (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: When the head of a criminal organisation, Finn Wallace is assassinated, the sudden power vacuum his death creates threatens the fragile peace between the intricate web of gangs operating on the streets of the city. Now it’s up to the grieving, ...
Style: rough, brutal, exciting, suspense
Plot: gang war, mafia, bandit, organized crime, gang, father son relationship, violence, blood, gunfight, danger, criminal, triad ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 3K
Training Day (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Fifteen years after the events of the feature film, Kyle Craig is assigned to go undercover in an elite squad of the LAPD as Detective Frank Rourke’s trainee to spy on him and report on his off-book methods. As Frank starts teaching his principled ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, psychological, tense
Plot: dirty cop, police, lapd, gunfight, dishonesty, corruption, society, mentor, justice, rivalry, couples, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.3
 10K
Brigada (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Brigada, also known as Law of the Lawless, is a Russian 15-episode crime mini-series that debuted in 2002. It became very popular, but received mixed reviews due to accusations in aestheticization of violence. The miniseries follows the story of ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: mafia, criminal heroes, crimes, russian mafia, gang, organized crime, crime boss, russian, mob boss, gangsters, murder, crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 8.2
 2K
Mocro Mafia (2018)
Genre: Crime
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Best friends Romano, Potlood and De Paus rise in the rank of the criminal world. Before they know it, they run Amsterdam's entire coke market. Because of jealousy, their relation becomes complicated and ends up hostile.
Style: bleak, suspense, disturbing, neo noir, tense
Plot: friendship, gangsters, character study, gang war, organized crime, criminal heroes, realism, police corruption, betrayal, mafia, gang, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 1K
Cuffs (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cuffs is a fresh, authentic and visceral drama that will take the audience on an exhilarating ride through the challenges of front-line policing. Adrenalized and vibrant, the show is packed full of dramatic incidents and colourful characters. From a ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: police, rookie, police officer, police investigation, friends, gangsters, society, violence, police procedural, friendship, danger, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, britain, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 2K
Eyewitness (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Eyewitness is a gripping, fast-paced thriller seen through the eyes of two teenagers whose clandestine meeting unravels into a nightmare of murder, corruption and gang warfare.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: gay interest, gay teenager, murder, police, police corruption, secret, witnessing a crime, crimes, teenager, friendship, danger, pursuit ...
Place: oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Sin Senos Sí Hay Paraíso (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Colombia, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A young woman born in a mafia-controlled town seeks revenge on those who wrongfully harmed and imprisoned her family.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: drug dealer, romancing a criminal, changing lives, crime boss, criminal, social problems, drug cartel, inferiority complex, drug smuggling, teenage girl, illegal drugs, poor family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 3K
Ransom (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, France, USA, Germany
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Eric Beaumont's crisis negotiator team is brought in to save lives and resolve the most difficult kidnap and ransom cases when no one else can.
Style: tense, suspenseful, compassionate, brutal, twists and turns
Plot: hostage negotiator, ransom, hostage situation, salvation, abduction, violence, deadly, criminal, partners, crimes, twists & turns, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Godfather of Harlem (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Loosely based on infamous crime boss Bumpy Johnson, who in the early 1960s returned from ten years in prison to find the neighborhood he once ruled in shambles. With the streets controlled by the Italian mob, Bumpy attempts to regain his piece of ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, captivating
Plot: crime boss, bandit, gang, gang war, violence, gang leader, danger, criminal gang, crimes, vengeance, rivalry, mafia ...
Place: harlem, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Garv: Pride and Honour (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Garv is a story of three brave and honest cops: Samar Singh (Amrish Puri), Arjun Ranawat (Salman Khan) and Hyder Ali Khan (Arbaaz Khan). Samar wants to reduce the amount of crime in the state. The trio faces obstacles because the powerful and ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting
Plot: criminal underworld, police corruption, gangsters, gangster, police, love, friendship, murder, court, trial, fight, crime boss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 3K
Outrage Coda (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ôtomo gets involved with new Yakuza battles after he comes back the Yakuza society.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: yakuza, organized crime, crime boss, gunfight, hitman, survival, murder, mafia, brutality, violence, danger, death threat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
 6K
APB (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a billionaire engineer witnesses his best friend’s murder, he takes charge of Chicago’s troubled 13th District and reboots it as a technically innovative police force, challenging the district to rethink everything about the way they fight ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, intense, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: technology, police, police officer, peril, police investigation, uncover truth, billionaire, crime, coworker, camaraderie, crimes, justice ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.2
 28K
Animal Kingdom (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series centers on 17-year-old Joshua "J" Cody, who moves in with his freewheeling relatives in their Southern California beach town after his mother dies of a heroin overdose. Headed by boot-tough matriarch Janine "Smurf" ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime family, criminal, heist, crimes, danger, dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, escapades, family conflict, mother son relationship, gay brother, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern california, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 7.6
 14K
Kurtlar Vadisi (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Kurtlar Vadisi was a Turkish television drama which broadcast mainly on Show TV and then transferred to Kanal D, then atv for its last season. It was mostly about an agent named Polat Alemdar who leaked into the mafia after his plastic surgery. The ...
Style: tense, captivating, brutal, suspense
Plot: mafia, corruption, criminal, police, mob hit, organized crime, brutality, crime boss, betrayal, death, killings, crime family ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
The Green Hornet (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
TV show
Story: A newspaper publisher and his Asian valet/martial arts expert battle crime as the feared Green Hornet and Kato. After Bruce Lee's untimely death in 1973, and the global success of 'Enter The Dragon', two 90-minute feature films were ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: heroes, vigilantism, secret identity, superhero, crimes, undercover, fighting crime, friendship, rivalry, good versus evil, crime fighter, organized crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.7
 714
Edderkoppen (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: A reporter is drawn into the dark side of post-war Copenhagen as he attempts to uncover a crime syndicate on an unprecedented level.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious
Plot: crime boss, organized crime, police corruption, police, mafia, murder, brotherhood, revenge, reporter, prohibition, threat, police officer killed ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.9
 11K
Pennyworth (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The origin story of Bruce Wayne's legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth, a former British SAS soldier who forms a security company and goes to work with Thomas Wayne, Bruce's billionaire father, in 1960s London.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak
Plot: cia agent, crime, secret society, ex special forces, murder, coup d'etat, good versus evil, origin story, loss of loved one, violence, crimes, chase ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, london, east end london, britain, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.8
 128
The Dandy (2015)
Genre: Crime
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: Inspired by the 1997 American drama Donnie Brasco, El Dandy tells the story of a law professor who has been hired by the Attorney General, to participate in a program of special operations, where you must infiltrate one of the most notorious drug ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: war on drugs, drug crime, criminal, drug dealer, showdown, mafia, police officer, fighting crime, crimes, moral dilemma, drug bust, drug lord ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6.6
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Blue Murder (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Blue Murder is a Canadian crime drama television series, featuring stories that reflected the turbulence of urban life and the crimes that make headlines. The Blue Murder squad members were an elite group of big-city investigators out to solve some ...
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, police, murder, female detective, police officer, partners against crime, investigation, crimes, partners, fighting crime, crime investigation ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 3K
Wicked City (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: “Wicked City” follows a unique case set in a noteworthy era of L.A. history, starting with a murder case from 1982 centered on the rock ’n’ roll, cocaine-infused revelry of the Sunset Strip. Alliances are formed to solve a serial murder case.
Style: suspense, captivating, realistic, tense, erotic
Plot: serial killer, police, murder investigation, police detective, murder, crimes, danger, couples, uncover truth, friendship, violence, killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the wake of his dramatic escape from captivity, Jesse Pinkman must come to terms with his past in order to forge some kind of future.
Style: neo noir, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: gangsters, on the run, criminal, revenge, escape, police, drugs, drug dealer, violence, flashback sequence, gangster, car chase ...
Place: alaska, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Suburra: Blood on Rome (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: In 2008, a fight over land in a seaside town near Rome spirals into a deadly battle between organized crime, corrupt politicians and the Vatican.
Style: disturbing, exciting, suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: cosa nostra, corruption, rivalry, murder, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, death, organized crime, violence, corrupt politician, danger ...
Place: rome italy, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: On the run from a dogged internal affairs agent, a corrupt cop reluctantly teams up with a defiant teen to unravel a conspiracy -- before it's too late.
Style: rough, suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, law enforcement, lie, corrupt cop, rivalry, deception, police corruption, corruption, crimes, shooting, snitch, mole ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 6K
Walker (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Reboot of the 1993 series focusing on Walker as he returns from years undercover. A widower and father of two, he begins fighting crime with a new partner, who is one of the only female Rangers in history.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: texas ranger, sheriff, teamwork, fighting crime, criminal, police, team, crimes, deputy sheriff, small town sheriff, showdown, officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.0
 16K
Inside (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Even though two brothers are completely separated from each other after the imprisoning of their father and the kidnapping of their twin brother, they meet by coincidence years after when both choose to enter the police academy.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, surprise ending, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: hostage, death, sting operation, brother brother relationship, drugs, false identity, mafia, police officer, chase, arrest, money, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%