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Night in Paradise (2020)
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Night in Paradise (2020)
Original name: 낙원의 밤
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 men and flees to Jeju Island where he meets Jae-yeon, a terminally ill woman. Though, the henchman of the Bukseong gang, Executive Ma is mercilessly hunting Tae-goo to take revenge.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, noir, brutal
Plot: revenge, massacre, extreme violence, crimes, bandit, gang war, criminal gang, crime family, criminal's revenge, gang, criminal, male female relationship, life is a bitch, relationship problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, outlaw gang, changing lives, lifestyle change, love, demon, island, paradise, tragedy, woman, sister

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, captivating, tense and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, revenge, gang, criminal, bandit, murder and criminal gang mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Night in Paradise: Xtreme (2021), Ferry (2021), New World (2013), Speed Kills (2018), V.I.P. (2017). 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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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
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New World (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 135 min.
Story: An undercover cop has his loyalties tested when the boss of the corporate gang he's spent years infiltrating dies.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal gang, undercover cop, working undercover, gang war, moral dilemma, crimes, mafia, mind game, police chief, group of criminals, mole ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, asia, korea, seoul
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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, lovers, criminal gang, mafia, showdown, danger, crime, crimes, bandit, criminal, race against time ...
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 6.5
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V.I.P. (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A son to a high-ranked official in North Korea commits a series of murders going across the countries around the world. The movie depicts the following events as South Korea, North Korea and Interpol start chasing down after him.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: runaway, investigation, maniac, injustice, crimes, murderer, revenge, rivalry, murder, immorality, politics, intrigue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: north korea, south korea, busan
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Naked Poison (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy office worker Min gets his kicks taking sneaky snaps of his female co-workers, spying on his neighbours having rough sex, and coating himself in oil before bashing one out to internet porn; things change, however, when he mixes ingredients ...
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: revenge, voyeurism, sexual attraction, changing lives, crimes, couple relations, lifestyle change, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, relationship problems, aphrodisiac, espionage ...
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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 ...
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63%
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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
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A Bittersweet Life (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Kim Sun-woo is an enforcer and manager for a hotel owned by a cold, calculative crime boss, Kang who assigns Sun-Woo to a simple errand while he is away on a business trip; to shadow his young mistress, Heesoo, for fear that she may be cheating on ...
Style: bleak, serious, exciting, psychological, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, revenge, crime, crimes, rivalry, gunfight, hitman, bandit, hotel, tragic hero, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hwayi: A Monster Boy (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A 5 member gang, led by Seok-Tae (Kim Yun-Seok), kidnaps a baby boy named Hwa-Yi and raises the baby like their own son. The baby boy is now 17 years old (Yeo Jin-Goo) and has turned into a lethal killer. Taking part in his father's gang, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: revenge, chase, teenage boy, criminal, deception, gunfight, human monster, investigation, murder, crime family, parents and children, hitman ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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
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55%
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Pickings (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a short-tempered mobster and his gang of thugs try to shake down a neighborhood bar, they're soon confronted with the wrath of its owner - a mysterious southern mother with a dangerous past.
Style: neo noir, tense, unusual plot structure, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: bandit, mafia, revenge, gangsters, redneck, psychotic, mercilessness, vengeance, crimes, gang war, woman in danger, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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54%
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 ⇓
54%
 7.0
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Inside Men (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: LEE Kang-hee, an editorialist of the influential conservative newspaper puts a congressman, JANG Pil-woo to the position of a leading candidate for President using the power of the press. Behind this, there was his secret deal with the paper’s ...
Style: psychological, suspense, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: politics, government, conspiracy, revenge, gang, rivalry, blackmail, evidence, crimes, danger, mind game, gangster ...
Time: 21st century
Place: korea
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45%
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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 ...
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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
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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
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 4.7
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Bayou Caviar (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Rodney is a former boxing champ who, after a deathbed visit to his trainer and mentor, is propelled into reclaiming victory for his now simple life as a nightclub bouncer. He partners with a no-nonsense, lesbian photographer and an aspiring starlet ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense
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Honor Thy Father (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A pair of married white-collar swindlers run afoul of their latest victims.
Style: suspense, captivating
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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
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Anna: Born to Lead (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 179 min.
Story: A mafia don sends his son out of the country because he doesn't want even a shadow of his life falling on him. Destiny wills otherwise. The son makes an innocuous trip to Mumbai to visit his dad. And ends up filling his father's large ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: fight for justice, mafia, politics, vigilantism, revenge, fight, leader, violence, crime boss, rivalry, brutality, death ...
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Big B (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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Duration: 130 min.
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Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting
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The Double Life of Eleanor Kendall (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nellie, née Bouchard, is divorced by wealthy Jack Givens because after a miscarriage even in vitro fails to overcome her infertility. She finds herself destitute as her own account were plundered by someone who stole her maiden identity, Eleanor ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
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38%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Style: tense, captivating, intense, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
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Wrath of Man (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
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Style: suspense, humorous, non-linear, remake of french film
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The Gangster (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 114 min.
Story: "Antapal" is a fact-based tale with documentary segments in which old-timers from the era are interviewed and talk about the young gangsters of 1950s and '60s Thailand, but centres on Dang's friend Jod this time. Jod is a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, contemplative, tense ...
Plot: gangsters, friendship, gang war, street fight, murder, gang, revenge, betrayal, violence, death, chase, youth ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soo: Revenge for a Twisted Fate (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Tae-soo tries to steal from a gang. The gang catches Tae-Soo's brother, Tae-Jin, instead. The incident causes the brothers to separate. Tae-Soo becomes a mob fixer and an assassin. Tae-Jin becomes a police detective. When a call brings the ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.8
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I Saw the Devil (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Kyung-chul is a dangerous psychopath who kills for pleasure. He has committed infernal serial murders in diabolic ways that one cannot even imagine and his victims range from young women to even children. The police have chased him for a long time, ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bad Day for the Cut (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 99 min.
Story: A middle-aged Irish farmer, who still lives at home with his mother, sets off on a mission of revenge when the old lady is murdered.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: revenge, murder, farmer, death of mother, crimes, chase, danger, gunfight, track down, shotgun, prostitute
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32%
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Business Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
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Style: exciting, tense, serious, captivating
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