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Gatao 2: Rise of the King (2018)
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Gatao 2: Rise of the King (2018)
Original name: 角頭2:王者再起
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 position is challenged, causing tensions with Qing, his loyal captain. Now that former friends are enemies, what is the price of loyalty? What will be left of friendship when the smoke of battle clears?
Style: exciting, tense, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: gangsters, mafia, crimes, vengeance, friendship, violence, heroes, death, family relations, brutality, crime boss, betrayal, pride and honor, chase, organized crime, murder, greed, society, gang war, family business, mob boss, criminal heroes, rivalry, crime family, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: taipei

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, tense and exciting films with plots about crimes, murder, violence, gangsters, chase, death and vengeance mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Gatao 2: Rise of the King: Pericle (2016), Thani Oruvan (2015), Johan Falk: Slutet (2015), Anna: Born to Lead (2013), Black Luck (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pericle (2016)
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Duration: 160 min.
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Johan Falk: Slutet (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
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Black Luck (2016)
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: A hitman in hiding struggles to keep his monsters at bay when his dark past comes calling. Some days your LUCK just goes BLACK.
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Duration: 105 min.
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Country: USA
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following a car accident, which kills her mother, 17-year-old Ida moves in with her estranged aunt and her aunt’s grown sons. The home is filled with physical tenderness and love, but outside of the home, the family leads a violent and criminal ...
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Mr. Six (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Many years ago Mr. Six was a notorious gangster. That was back when there was still such a thing as honour among thieves, when criminals earned respect and maintained principles. These days Mr. Six is all but forgotten, a living relic residing in a ...
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Bastardi 2 (2011)
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The King (2020)
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Style: disturbing, exciting, suspense, tense, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.1
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Scratch (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: A female rookie armored truck guard is caught between her co-workers' plot to rob their own truck and greedy gangsters desperate to grab the cash.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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