Movies and TV shows like The King 2020

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The King (2020)
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The King (2020)
Original name: Król
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The King is a gangster story set in Warsaw in 1937.
Style: psychological, tense, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, contemplative
Plot: criminal underworld, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, gang, friendship, violence, death, battles, betrayal, chase, murder, danger, society, gang war, escapades, deadly, rivalry, criminal's revenge, power relations, boxing
Time: 19th century
Place: poland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspense, suspenseful and disturbing films and TV series with plots about crimes, murder, violence, society, danger, chase and vengeance mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The King: Szadz (2020), Bonded by Blood 2 (2017), Gatao 2: Rise of the King (2018), Bird (2020), The Defected (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Szadz (2020)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A young girl is murdered near Opole. Terrifying body mutilations and marks left in place indicate ritual murder. The matter is being dealt with by Commissioner Agnieszka Polkowska. Due to the extraordinary cruelty of the crime and the suspicion that ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure
Plot: murder investigation, murder, murder mystery, investigation, uncover truth, religious fanatic, serial killer, religions or cults, homicide detective, killing spree, danger, power relations ...
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Bonded by Blood 2 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the shadow of the Range Rover murders, drugs, violence and revenge continue to reign in a criminal underworld even darker and deadlier than before as a new generation of Essex Boys begin to carve their bloody mark.
Style: tense, exciting, disturbing, suspense
Plot: gangsters, gang, death, society, vengeance, revenge, battles, criminal's revenge, betrayal, violence, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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93%
Gatao 2: Rise of the King (2018)
Genre: Crime
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Ren has finally succeeded his boss as the head of the North Fort Gang. For so long, his ambitions had been held back; now, he can realize them. But the ruthless Jian returns with his own gang. Though Ren and Jian were once like brothers, Ren's ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: gangsters, mafia, gang war, rivalry, crime boss, family business, pride and honor, organized crime, vengeance, revenge, crime family, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: taipei
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83%
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Bird (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fed up with the meaninglessness of her life, Samantha Flores, an unassuming and shy young woman, living in the city of Los Angeles is convinced by a friend, Juliette, a vivacious call-girl, to go out one night posing as her. What was supposed to be ...
Style: exciting, psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: friendship, love, betrayal, murder, danger, criminal underworld, vengeance, crimes, friends, love and romance, deadly, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 7.2
 49
The Defected (2019)
Genre: Crime
Country: China, Hong Kong
TV show
Story: A thrilling story revolving around a policeman who becomes embroiled in a conspiracy plaguing the high-ranking officials due to an incident that almost cost him his life.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, suspenseful, unusual plot structure
Plot: police, who done it, police officer, law enforcement, crimes, escapades, society, youth, murder, vengeance, friends, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
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74%
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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 ...
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73%
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 ⇓
68%
 6.6
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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 ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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From Darkness (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 233 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Claire Church, a former police officer who moves away to the remote Western Isles in an attempt to escape the past and violence that still haunts her. Soon, Claire is pulled back into an investigation she thought she long left behind, ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, disturbing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: british police, murder investigation, serial killer, policewoman, british, countryside, police investigation, police officer, murder, chase, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Forensic Heroes IV (2020)
Genre: Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The forensics team and the crime team on Hong Kong's police force are challenged once again as the squad is staffed with new personnel. This time, the crime-solving police force led by Go Sir, Dr. Man, and King Sir, who all work together with ...
Style: captivating, tense, intellectual, unusual plot structure, disturbing ...
Plot: forensics, police, crimes, partners, murder investigation, police detective, friendship, partners against crime, police officer, police investigation, who done it, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Search (2020)
Genre: Crime
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: When a girl vanishes from a suburb near Mexico City, the personal goals of some involved in the case muddy the search. Based on a true story.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing child, investigation, partners, kidnapped girl, who done it, police officer, evidence, danger, crimes, police detective, police investigation, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 ⇓
58%
 7.1
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The Chief (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Russia
TV show
Style: captivating, thought provoking, tense, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: crime investigation, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, betrayal, dishonesty, uncover truth, life philosophy, murder, good versus evil, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Blinded by the Lights (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An eight-episode story charting seven days from the life of a cocaine dealer whose perfectly organized life begins to sink into chaos while he is forced to make the most important choices in his life.
Style: captivating, entertaining, suspense, disturbing
Plot: crimes, crime, danger, murder, drug dealing, deadly, disorder, escapades, rivalry, ambition, life is a bitch, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.9
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Nemesis (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An underworld kingpin's past catches up with him when he returns to London, igniting an explosive chain of events which ends in revenge and murder.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, unusual plot structure, tense, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, danger, graphic violence, murder, chase, crimes, death, deadly, vengeance, murderer, violence, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Damnation (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Seth Davenport is masquerading as a small town Iowa preacher in the hopes of starting a full-blown insurrection against the status quo, unaware that an industrialist tycoon has hired a professional strikebreaker to stop the uprising by any means ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: power struggle, escapades, fight, life is a bitch, deadly, society, danger, disorder, crimes, rivalry, murder, heroes ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
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Signal (2018)
Genre: Crime
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Two detectives communicate through a walkie-talkie to solve a cold case. One detective exists in the present day and the other detective exists 15 years in the past.
Style: tense, suspenseful, intellectual, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, serial killer, police investigation, police detective, law enforcement, uncover truth, who done it, crimes, track down, murder investigation, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Pericle (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A failed porn actor, working as an enforcer for a mafia kingpin, finds himself confronted with an all-out turf war after an errand goes drastically wrong. Going on the run is his only option.
Style: psychological, exciting, touching, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: mafia, gang war, society, rivalry, chase, revenge, gangsters, mercilessness, crimes, heroes, criminal heroes, mob boss ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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 ⇓
44%
 5.5
 601
The Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A rookie Homicide detective's negligence in a fellow officer's death has her searching for redemption in her investigations.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: murder investigation, homicide detective, rookie, death, crimes, who done it, law enforcement, police investigation, partners against crime, investigation, police detective, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vancouver
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42%
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Weekend (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Two gangsters, fighting for influence in the city, decide to get suitcases filled with money and drugs. Meanwhile, another criminal group has the same purpose.
Style: tense, suspenseful, humorous, exciting, suspense
Plot: gay, gangsters, mafia, money, drugs, crimes, friendship, heroes, friends, rivals, fighting crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
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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
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40%
The Equalizer (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Robyn McCall, an enigmatic former CIA operative with a mysterious background, uses her extensive skills to help those with nowhere else to turn.
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: villain, double life, vengeance, heroes, violence, deadly, crimes, death, undercover, fighting crime, family relations, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 7.5
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Reprisal (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: A hyper-noir story that follows a relentless femme fatale who, after being left for dead, sets out to take revenge against her brother and his bombastic gang of gear-heads.
Style: neo noir, tense, captivating, bloody, disturbing
Plot: gang leader, neo-noir, revenge, gang, femme fatale, vengeance, danger, murder, crimes, violence, brutality, adaptation ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Bandits Can't Rule the World (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The series tells the life of Hizir Cakirbeyli. It has entered the realm of the mafia at a young age.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, tough heroes, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, blood, uninhibited rivalry, society, betrayal, rage, violence, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 833
The Runaway (2010)
Genre: Crime
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Cathy Connor and Eamonn Docherty are brought up together in the East End. As the daughter of a prostitute, Madge, Cathy's life is difficult, especially when everyone assumes that she will be following in her mother's footsteps. But when ...
Style: tense, serious, bleak, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, haunted by the past, on the run, gangsters, murder, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, gender, danger, society, betrayal, suffering ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Your Turn To Kill (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Nana and Shota are a newlywed couple and Nana is 15 years older than Shota. Nana works as a designer and Shota works as a gym trainer. They both enjoy mystery. The newlywed couple then move to an apartment and they attend a resident’s meeting ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: murder, japanese woman, who done it, murder investigation, romance, murder mystery, partners against crime, partners, investigation, vengeance, testimony, private investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 614
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 ⇓
35%
Beyond the Law (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a former detective learns of the murder of his estranged son, he ventures back to the darkened streets he once knew so well. Armed, dangerous and with nothing to lose, he must take on the ruthless local mob in his mission for revenge.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing
Plot: police, murder, escapades, danger, family, redemption, friends, crimes, life is a bitch, betrayal, rivalry, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Killing Angels (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A group of elitists recruit a freelance agent in an attempt to bring down the worlds biggest human trafficking network.
Style: tense, disturbing, psychological, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: sex trafficking, death, revenge, kidnapping, violence, murder, human trafficking, crimes, gangsters, chase, vengeance, criminal underworld ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%