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Blood In, Blood Out
Original name: Bound by Honor
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Style: epic, bleak, serious, rough, realistic, disturbing, dramatic, harsh, intense, reflective, bad ending, cerebral, emotional, talky, stylized, interesting, entertaining, enigmatic, surprise ending, brutal, bloody
Plot: gang, crime, prison, gangs, drugs/alcohol, gangsters, violence, destiny, drug abuse, drugs, life philosophy, mexican american, criminal heroes, mentor, visceral, redemption, betrayal, brutality, storytelling, drug addiction, brothers, crimes, corruption, revenge, police shootout, racism, artist, stereotypes, life & death, lowrider, youth gang, jail, society, hospital, family bonds, gangster, vengeance, catastrophe, dialogue, friendship, violence spree, transformation, fight scenes, life, survival, existentialism, violent, solitude, drinking, beautiful scenery, genocide, sacrifice, race, blood, gunfight, prison life, honest, runaway, sexualized violence, first contact, urban ghetto life, culture clash, police investigation, gang war, race issues, greed, confined, gory, life is a bitch, friends, mexican, grudge, heroin, prejudice, latinos, parolee, pain killer, scholarship, probation, death of boy, glove, bandana, role model, towel, spray paint, prison riot, prison gang, cripple, spit in the face, knife in the chest, parole, prison guard, statue, ostracism, tequila, landlord, prison rape, u.s. marine corps, foosball, male male kiss, stakeout, studying, knife held to throat, burial, aunt nephew relationship, protege, blow job, stepfather stepson relationship, graffiti, power, juvenile delinquent, ethnic slur, morphine, broken back, tragic event, weightlifting, reckless driving, art gallery, latina, face mask, shooting, bible, street life, class differences, bribe, accordion, half brother half brother relationship, boxer, honor, obscene finger gesture, hate, cane, crotch grab, marijuana, injection, megalomaniac, biracial, mural, cousin cousin relationship, racial slur, cocaine, catholic, crucifix, sunglasses, theft, street market, garage, serial murder, bird, stabbing, tragedy, city hall, machismo, shot in the back, undercover cop, tattoo, heist, thief, homosexual, rehabilitation, drug addict, riot, fight, church, grandfather grandson relationship, rooster, explosion, cemetery, knife, drug overdose, beating, van, strangulation, rifle, photograph, robbery, uncle nephew relationship, male nudity, coffin, dancer, card playing, police car, bus, running, gun, birthday, female nudity, rat, rape, prisoner, african american, kitchen, funeral, underwear, cooking, loan shark, car accident, drug use, boxing, sex, murder, lawyer, police, shower, brother brother relationship, death, cigarette smoking, father daughter relationship, boy, food, eating, money, cross, friend, chase, car chase, flashback, hypodermic needle, library, father son relationship, painter, painting, nurse, wheelchair, mother son relationship, dancing, camera, party, kiss, organized crime, protest, convict, drug, philosophy, weapons, unlikely friendships, mafia, justice, finnish, dark hero, cult, coming of age, classic car
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, panama, colombia, guatemala, ecuador
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American History X
Crime, Drama
USA
119 min.
 8.5
Boyz n the Hood
Crime, Drama
USA
112 min.
 7.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, harsh and rough films with plots including dialogue, brutality, violence, mentor, storytelling, crimes and gangsters themes mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Blood In, Blood Out: American Me (1992), Menace II Society (1993), Boyz n the Hood (1991), The Powers That Be (2005), Colors (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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American Me
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: realistic, disturbing, brutal, bleak, serious, harsh, rough, intense, melancholic, stylized, tense, dramatic, talky, bloody, reflective, suspenseful, emotional, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, prison, crime, gang, gangs, violent, brutality, buddies, mentor, drugs, blood, life, gangsters, mafia, relationships, friendship, fight scenes, vengeance, life philosophy, redemption, revenge, character study, unlikely friendships, drinking, gangster, hospital, visceral, tragedy, pornography, destiny, rape, introspection, honest, betrayal, dialogue, loneliness, lowrider, racism, male nudity, corruption, stereotypes, childhood, mexican american, jail, depression, self discovery, life & death, philosophy, storytelling, runaway
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 70s, year 1959, year 1943, 1940s, 1950s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Menace II Society
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, stylized, serious, rough, harsh, brutal, melancholic, bloody, tense, intense, interesting, road movie, disturbing, emotional, talky, reflective, suspenseful, tragic ending, surprise ending
Plot: crime, hip hop, coming of age, violence, drugs, juvenile delinquency, violent, brutality, gangsters, gangs, gangster, visceral, drugs/alcohol, drug addiction, mentor, brothers, drinking, foul language, friendship, social decay, gunfight, strong sexual content, life, crime gone awry, revenge, weed, life & death, urban ghetto, stereotypes, redemption, guns, vengeance, honest, gratuitous violence, life philosophy, dialogue, teenage life, dark hero, poverty, urban ghetto life, organized crime, hitman, ghetto, drug dealer, beer, addiction, anti-hero, depression, murder, childhood
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   85%
 
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 7.8
 105K
Boyz n the Hood
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: realistic, tense, gloomy, serious, intense, harsh, bleak, reflective, interesting, dramatic, rough, brutal, stylized, captivating, talky, thought provoking, disturbing, bloody, emotional, suspenseful
Plot: hip hop, friendship, coming of age, violence, juvenile delinquency, gangs, poverty, crime, violent, gangsters, drugs/alcohol, brutality, childhood, gangster, mentor, drugs, revenge, tragedy, drinking, storytelling, justice, strong sexual content, visceral, race issues, foul language, vengeance, unlikely friendships, life, stereotypes, corruption, drug abuse, parenthood, runaway, coming-of-age, urban ghetto life, gunfight, urban ghetto, father son relationship, murder, brothers, single father, honest, redemption, rebellion, culture clash, life philosophy, idealism, weapons, dialogue, life & death
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1984, year 1991, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, cuba, south central los angeles, new jersey
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System:   71%
    User:   69%
 
The Powers That Be
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Style: tense, serious, sexual, bleak, realistic, rough, harsh, captivating, stylized, sexy, intense, enigmatic, melancholic, erotic, bad ending, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, interesting
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, teenager, gang, drugs, realism, drugs/alcohol, nudity (topless - notable), gangs, stereotypes, gangsters, strong sexual content, innocence lost, teenagers, high school, sex, crime, teenage life, culture clash, pornography, adolescence, drinking, crimes, bullying, dialogue, runaway, catastrophe, coming of age, society, violence, depression, dysfunctional family, mentor, fantasy world, internet, youth, drug abuse, brutality, cheerleading, best friends, weed, adaptation, gangster, fight scenes, redemption, writers, interracial relations, kids and family, storytelling, vigilantism, first contact
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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System:   67%
    User:   67%
 
Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, harsh, bleak, uplifting, stylized, earnest, touching, clever, comic, entertaining, sad, scenic, light, epic
Plot: redemption, gangsters, prison, gangs, gang, death penalty, genocide, violent, crime, childhood, hip hop, god, revolution, philosophy, gangster, death, courage, classic car, justice, survival, adaptation, friendship, literature, violence, life & death, crimes, transformation, catastrophe, finnish, hopes, brutality, distopia, internet, children, rebellion, mentor, drug addiction, society, artist, police investigation, multiple storylines, mythology, british, dialogue, journalism, torture, storytelling, lone hero, gunfight, secrets
Time: contemporary, future, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   60%
 
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Colors
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, harsh, bleak, brutal, intense, exciting, talky, stylized, dramatic, psychological, interesting, melancholic, surprise ending, entertaining, suspense
Plot: gangsters, crime, gang, violence, gangs, gangster, violent, brutality, hip hop, corruption, mentor, drugs, guns, vengeance, runaway, justice, revenge, organized crime, redemption, police brutality, crimes, gunfight, dialogue, mexican american, police, chase, visceral, mob, sexualized violence, pornography, blood, ghetto, gang member, colleague, law enforcement, storytelling, stereotypes, hitman, partners, foul language, drinking, lone hero, honest, catastrophe, psychology, race issues, misfit partners, character study, mafia, fight scenes
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey, south central los angeles
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System:   60%
    User:   60%
 
New Jersey Drive
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, harsh, brutal, surreal, entertaining, talky, stylized, melancholic, bad ending, atmospheric, dark, interesting, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, brutality, gang, vengeance, cars, redemption, juvenile delinquency, police investigation, urban, drug dealing, troubled teen, police, fantasy world, solitude, gangsters, dialogue, police corruption, criminal heroes, drugs, wine, catastrophe, life, multiple storylines, jews, storytelling, mentor, crimes, anti-hero, art, fight scenes, law enforcement, transformation, gangs, lone hero, pornography, sexualized violence, adaptation, chase, happy ending, obsession, drug addiction, existentialism, culture clash, society, betrayal, murder, undercover cop, runaway, on the run, twists & turns
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, california
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System:   60%
    User:   70%
 
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My Crazy Life
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, harsh, gloomy, stylized, sincere, melancholic, reflective, road movie, sad, enigmatic, talky, interesting, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, gangs, juvenile delinquency, gang, drugs, unlikely friendships, urban, drug dealing, pornography, classic car, women, violence, childhood, brutality, crime, high school, mentor, gangsters, life, girl gang, poverty, adolescence, runaway, stereotypes, drinking, mexican american, gang member, urban ghetto, teenage life, male nudity, life & death, loneliness, sexualized violence, redemption, catastrophe, school, urban ghetto life, death, dialogue, nudity (topless - notable), prison, immigrants, hospital, solitude, kids in trouble, fantasy world, storytelling, coming of age, blood, adaptation
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey, tokyo
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System:   56%
    User:   57%
 
 7.3
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Lawless
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: realistic, epic, stylized, atmospheric, serious, intense, brutal, bloody, bleak, rough, interesting, road movie, harsh, entertaining, suspenseful, suspense, melancholic, dramatic, bad ending, talky, clever
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Place: usa, virginia, new jersey
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    User:   43%
 
A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, melancholic, rough, reflective, intense, bleak, cerebral, thought provoking, artsy, tricky, harsh, dark, bad ending, disturbing, adaptation directed by original author, based on memoir, interesting, dramatic, heartbreaking
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, childhood, friendship, juvenile delinquency, relationships, drugs/alcohol, mentor, innocence lost, adolescence, father son relationship, loneliness, violent, coming-of-age, violence, honest, homecoming, foul language, life, storytelling, destiny, life philosophy, dysfunctional family, life & death, urban ghetto, hospital, depression, drugs, gangs, adaptation, unlikely friendships, visceral, brutality, dialogue, gangsters, nudity (topless - notable), solitude, complex characters, retrospective, flashbacks, gangster, gunfight, male nudity, creativity, dreams, writers, vengeance, teenager, multiple storylines, dark hero, crimes
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Place: new york, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
American History X
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: realistic, tense, disturbing, stylized, bleak, rough, brutal, serious, intense, dramatic, interesting, harsh, emotional, suspense, psychological, cerebral, captivating, heartbreaking, talky, clever, reflective, sincere, thought provoking, surprise ending
Plot: prison, crime, redemption, racism, rape, skinhead, fascism, violence, race issues, violence spree, strong sexual content, brutality, prejudice, violent, brainwashing, mentor, gangs, murder, storytelling, revenge, politics, justice, friendship, nazi, tragedy, vengeance, brothers, visceral, sexualized violence, corruption, rebelliousness, flashbacks, idealism, race, segregation, nazis, psychology, philosophy, manipulation, stereotypes, jail, betrayal, dialogue, destiny, political, nazism, siblings relations, urban, prison rape, xenophobia
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, venice beach california
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System:   51%
    User:   52%
 
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Bullet
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, harsh, interesting, exciting, disturbing, dark, talky, suspense, dramatic, depressing, tragic ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hip hop, addiction, crime, drug abuse, drugs, drug addiction, criminal's revenge, gangsters, drinking, violent, life philosophy, crime gone awry, dysfunctional family, brutality, gangs, violence, urban ghetto, heroin, fight scenes, jewish, gangster, prison, criminal heroes, mentor, gay, revenge, depression, visceral, greed, crimes, catastrophe, homeless, gratuitous violence, life & death, dark hero, demons, rivalry, survival, betrayal, prejudice, sexualized violence, runaway, storytelling, redemption, dialogue, life is a bitch, classic car, unlikely friendships, vengeance, mental illness
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
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System:   50%
    User:   48%
 
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Rampart
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, gloomy, bad ending, enigmatic, tense, stylized, melancholic, reflective, brutal, artsy, intense, interesting, dramatic, psychological, disturbing, talky, sexy, art house, sexual, ironic, breathtaking, cerebral, ambiguous ending, harsh, awful, clever, absurd, light, dark, suspense
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bloody, exciting, harsh, humorous, sexy, stylized, cynical, melancholic, enigmatic, talky, satirical, psychological, erotic, surreal, surprise ending, interesting, entertaining, sexual, macabre
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: high school, gang, gangsters, gangs, race issues, prison, vengeance, crime, school, bullying, pornography, women, social misfits, urban, violence, switchblade, juvenile delinquent, prostitution, gang war, splatter, brutality, city, gunshot, exploitation, weapons, friendship, catastrophe, violent, dialogue, death, dysfunctional family, crimes, drugs, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief), camp, youth, fantasy world, redemption, storytelling, visceral, prostitute, adaptation, gays and lesbians, sexualized violence, mentor, culture clash, zombie, juvenile delinquency, multiple storylines
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   49%
 
City of Industry
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting, sexy, stylized, melancholic, suspense, interesting, bad ending, talky, entertaining, clever, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, betrayal, revenge, gangsters, criminal heroes, gangster, murder, stylish, criminal's revenge, greed, crime gone awry, violent, mob, vengeance, violence, robbery, gratuitous violence, organized crime, corruption, pornography, stripper, hitman, brutality, nudity (topless - notable), neo-noir, retired, jewel, brother, escape, nudity (full frontal - brief), twists & turns, gunfight, noir, sexualized violence, dialogue, chases and races, mentor, gangs, catastrophe, police corruption, police investigation, crimes, chase, hotel, mafia, anti-hero, dishonesty, hunting, runaway
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
 6.6
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Animal Factory
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, serious, harsh, brutal, dramatic, enigmatic, compassionate, talky, stylized, depressing, melancholic, bloody, disturbing, interesting, dark humor, cerebral, atmospheric, intense, rough, gloomy, entertaining
Plot: prison, friendship, drugs, violence, crime, brutality, innocence lost, violent, mentor, gangs, crime gone awry, corruption, unlikely friendships, greed, prison escape, gunfight, redemption, murder, gangsters, life philosophy, prison life, drinking, homeless, character study, classic car, guitar, survival, strike, adaptation, segregation, gratuitous violence, prison warden, confined, dialogue, stylish, fighting the system, nudity (full frontal - brief), pornography, runaway, depression, catastrophe, writers, gangster, storytelling, human nature, vengeance, bullying, betrayal, paranoid, plot twist
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california, new jersey, puerto rico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
 7.2
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Bad Boys
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Style: realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak, serious, intense, rough, dramatic, harsh, brutal, tense, suspense, interesting, entertaining, stylized, talky, surprise ending, exciting
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: prison, crime, vengeance, revenge, violence, neo noir, juvenile delinquency, violent, mentor, brutality, redemption, corruption, gangster, uninhibited rivalry, gangs, visceral, drugs, gangsters, crime gone awry, bullying, chase, murder, betrayal, foul language, heist, rape, dialogue, teenager, high school, survival, stereotypes, fight scenes, prison escape, justice, runaway, urban ghetto, prison life, hip hop, moral ambiguity, underdog, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief), geek, criminal heroes, school, gunfight, teacher, adaptation, storytelling, sexualized violence
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
 7.3
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City of Men
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, serious, reflective, stylized, rough, harsh, melancholic, captivating, depressing, interesting, dramatic, intense, touching, suspense, emotional, disturbing, talky, scenic
Plot: friendship, gang, crime, coming of age, gangs, violence, gangsters, storytelling, best friends, loneliness, betrayal, unlikely friendships, violent, god, drugs, poverty, life & death, mentor, childhood, murder, brutality, life philosophy, secrets, survival, vengeance, segregation, tragedy, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangster, urban ghetto life, teenager, drug addiction, runaway, male nudity, hospital, urban ghetto, character study, redemption, parenthood, assassination, corruption, becoming an adult, youth gang, brazilian, parent child relationship, slum, father figure, street gang, pornography
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   44%
 
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: bleak, twists and turns, serious, gloomy, disturbing, rough, realistic, stylized, tense, melancholic, dark, harsh, cerebral, talky, atmospheric, intense, suspenseful, enigmatic, dramatic, emotional, tragic ending, interesting, heartbreaking, reflective, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, crime, hitman, gangsters, mafia, immigrants, parents and children, violence, assassination, gangster, russian mafia, crime gone awry, family, violent, brutality, brother, family drama, secrets, crimes, murder, relationships, storytelling, culture clash, parenthood, dialogue driven, character study, assassin, depression, tragedy, russian, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, mob, vengeance, nudity (topless - notable), family problems, pornography, visceral, runaway, destiny, guilt, adaptation, stylish, revenge, redemption, gratuitous violence, sexualized violence, gang, police investigation
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
 6.4
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Baby Boy
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: talky, serious, rough, sincere, realistic, melancholic, light, intense, harsh, emotional, stylized, clever, suspense, interesting, romantic, dramatic, psychological
Audience: kids
Plot: drugs/alcohol, parents and children, crime, single parent, womanizer, gangster, gangsters, adolescence vs adulthood, brutality, prison, domestic violence, urban ghetto, urban ghetto life, convicted felon, fatherhood, intolerance, condom, thief, fistfight, selfishness, physical abuse, mentor, storytelling, gunfight, childhood, crimes, chase, violence, friendship, children, family, society, catastrophe, pornography, crime gone awry, dialogue, alter ego, redemption, runaway, culture clash, loneliness, twists & turns, youth, transformation, destiny, adaptation, life & death, splatter, police investigation, fantasy world
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
Fort Apache the Bronx
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, rough, captivating, intense, suspense, gloomy, bad ending, suspenseful, disturbing, harsh, dramatic, melancholic, interesting, atmospheric, romantic, entertaining, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, murder, crime, police corruption, police station, violence, police investigation, gang, drug addiction, corruption, serial killer, moral ambiguity, police protagonist, tough law enforcer, violent, justice, chase, prostitution, drugs, brutality, mentor, drug dealing, twists & turns, runaway, vigilantism, evil man, vengeance, gunfight, addiction, hospital, nudity (full frontal - brief), undercover cop, investigation, survival, gangsters, revenge, sexualized violence, classic car, gangs, redemption, pornography, catastrophe, dialogue, lone hero, depression, social decay, prostitute, romance, life philosophy, guilt
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey, bronx new york city, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   39%
 
 7.2
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Style: stylized, bloody, brutal, serious, rough, witty, realistic, melancholic, exciting, harsh, dark humor, talky, atmospheric, disturbing, art house, bleak, interesting, intense, offbeat, enigmatic, absurd, clever, non-linear, meditative
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, culture clash, mafia, violence, gangster, violent, organized crime, gratuitous violence, brutality, stylish, vengeance, gangs, splatter, gunfight, mob, drug dealing, dialogue, weapons, visceral, crime gone awry, storytelling, stereotypes, blood, gory, sexualized violence, revenge, dark hero, hitman, anti-hero, yakuza, sake, loyalty, pornography, unlikely friendships, mentor, death, war on drugs, sibling relationship, femme fatale, assassination, drug dealer, criminal heroes, urban, friendship, samurai, drugs, life philosophy, guns, classic car
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, japan, tokyo, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
 7.6
 214K
Blow
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: realistic, stylized, gloomy, epic, serious, dramatic, interesting, atmospheric, intense, reflective, harsh, emotional, depressing, captivating, touching, entertaining, talky, heartbreaking
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, drug addiction, crime, drug abuse, rise and fall, marijuana, drugs, weed, addiction, drugs/alcohol, mentor, greed, rags to riches, organized crime, betrayal, blind ambition, storytelling, corruption, violence, drug dealing, friendship, drinking, parenthood, life, redemption, depression, prison, life philosophy, cancer, vengeance, gangster, brutality, destiny, justice, stylish, loneliness, honest, revenge, philosophy, business, transformation, mental illness, violent, anti-hero, couple relations, war on drugs, drug traffic, heroin, runaway, crime gone awry
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 1960s, 1990s, 1950s
Place: california, latin america, colombia, mexico, boston, usa, southern california, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
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One False Move
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: tense, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious, rough, bloody, interesting, bleak, brutal, talky, harsh, atmospheric, disturbing, intense, dramatic, clever, stylized, enigmatic, dark humor, melancholic, tragic ending, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, murder, small town, police investigation, crime gone awry, violence, violent, neo noir, neo-noir, criminal heroes, redemption, brutality, character study, drugs, dialogue, heist, investigation, gangsters, corruption, culture clash, noir, visceral, gunfight, paranoid, secrets, serial killer, mentor, honest, runaway, drinking, drug dealing, pornography, stereotypes, justice, stylish, twists & turns, loneliness, greed, hitman, gangster, gratuitous violence, storytelling, obsession, moral ambiguity, gory, multiple storylines, drug addiction, criminal, racism, crimes
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, arkansas, texas, louisiana, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
 6.5
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Super Fly
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, harsh, tense, talky, exciting, melancholic, intense, ironic, light, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, drugs, mentor, drug abuse, addiction, hip hop, gunfight, drug dealing, violence, life philosophy, urban, stereotypes, crime gone awry, violent, anti-hero, redemption, dialogue, corruption, character study, greed, life, gangs, injustice, moral ambiguity, gangster, runaway, drug addiction, multiple storylines, visceral, brutality, splatter, music, drinking, death, dealer, catastrophe, culture clash, criminal heroes, honest, depression, loneliness, life & death, race issues, prejudice, vengeance, nudity (topless - notable), nudity (full frontal - brief), fantasy world, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
 7.5
 70K
Felon
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, intense, brutal, dramatic, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, harsh, emotional, interesting, tense, talky, clever, entertaining, bad ending, light, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, murder, crime, prison life, survival, prison escape, mentor, corruption, violence, brutality, redemption, life turned upside down, justice, violent, vengeance, chase, politics, fighting the system, revenge, solitude, foul language, dialogue, weapons, life philosophy, criminal heroes, gangsters, honest, organized crime, conspiracy, prison riot, neo nazi, tear gas, fight, court, betrayal, greed, family, gunfight, catastrophe, drinking, transformation, aryan, break in, confined, fight scenes, courage, culture clash, life & death, torture, storytelling
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
 8.2
 482K
Heat
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Style: realistic, suspense, atmospheric, bleak, tense, suspenseful, serious, intense, exciting, dramatic, harsh, interesting, talky, clever, rough, stylized, witty, epic, surprise ending, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, heist, chase, betrayal, robbery, obsession, neo noir, gunfight, bank robbery, master criminal, complex characters, gangster, violent, honor, dialogue, visceral, guns, relationships, gangsters, violence, mentor, stylish, storytelling, organized crime, police, vengeance, corruption, bank, gratuitous violence, brutality, surveillance, weapons, crime gone awry, moral ambiguity, character study, revenge, one last job, thief, justice, loneliness, mob, police investigation, dark hero, cat and mouse, multiple storylines, police corruption, honest, crimes, redemption, life philosophy
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
 7.0
 12K
At Close Range
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: bleak, tense, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, suspenseful, suspense, dark, intense, harsh, psychological, scenic, light, rough, atmospheric, brutal, talky, interesting, exciting, stylized, melancholic, breathtaking, emotional
Plot: crime, murder, father son relationship, innocence lost, parents and children, violent, greed, brutality, organized crime, redemption, father-son relationship, stylish, crimes, gangsters, violence, culture clash, dialogue, crime gone awry, gangster, secrets, gangs, corruption, guilt, revenge, small town, sexualized violence, sociopath, gun, rape, brothers, vengeance, family relations, moral ambiguity, adolescence, runaway, gang, mob, twists & turns, storytelling, police investigation, mentor, visceral, morality, heist, chase, poverty, nudity (full frontal - brief), classic car, family drama, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   39%
 

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 6.9
 92K
Alpha Dog
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, rough, bleak, intense, harsh, stylized, twist ending, interesting, bad ending, melancholic, suspense, dramatic
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: kidnapping, crime, drugs, drugs/alcohol, gangsters, weed, drug addiction, marijuana, adolescence, crimes, gangster, drinking, addiction, gangs, friendship, hip hop, suburbs, violence, innocence lost, rivalry, corruption, swimming pool, crime gone awry, drug abuse, brutality, dialogue, mentor, murder, pornography, bullying, violent, life philosophy, greed, sex, friends, catastrophe, dysfunctional family, runaway, buddies, teenager, redemption, depression, stereotypes, justice, gang, honest, storytelling, money, criminal's revenge, childhood
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 2005, year 2003
Place: california, usa, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
 7.6
 147K
Falling Down
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Style: tense, disturbing, psychological, serious, dark humor, intense, realistic, interesting, reflective, bad ending, dramatic, rough, brutal, harsh, road movie, cerebral, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, absurd, stylized, captivating, thought provoking, clever, bloody
Plot: violence, obsession, midlife crisis, vigilante, losing-it hero, vigilantism, violent, anti-hero, brutality, gangsters, corruption, weapons, anger, vengeance, gratuitous violence, urban decay, vandalism, urban, revenge, greed, insanity, depression, crazy, justice, fighting the system, guns, redemption, traffic jam, life philosophy, gangs, mental illness, mentor, drinking, birthday, visceral, loneliness, gunfight, homeless, storytelling, single father, honest, chase, life is a bitch, crime, road rage, briefcase, desperation, rocket launcher, retirement, convenience store
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
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