Pimp movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant pimp movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, talky, melancholic and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with pimp, prostitute, crimes, runaway, prostitution, murder, police investigation, brutality, crime and pornography plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as pimp: Night Shift (1982), Klute (1971), American Gigolo (1980), The Frozen Ground (2013), Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005), I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988), The Scrounger (1961), Mamma Roma (1962), My Life to Live (1962), Down by Law (1986).

List of pimp movies

 6.5
 13K
Night Shift (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A nebbish of a morgue attendant gets shunted back to the night shift where he is shackled with an obnoxious neophyte partner who dreams of the "one great idea" for success. His life takes a bizarre turn when a prostitute neighbour ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, light, talky ...
Plot: pimp, friendship, prostitution, morgue, misfit, nightlife, cons and scams, nightshift, lifestyle, fish out of water, goofy hero, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.2
 19K
Klute (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This acclaimed thriller stars Jane Fonda as Bree Daniel, a New York City call girl who becomes enmeshed in an investigation into the disappearance of a business executive. Detective John Klute is hired to follow Daniel, and eventually begins a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, atmospheric, cynical ...
Plot: prostitute, missing person, pimp, obsession, private detective, murder, stalking, psychopath, investigation, mystery, crime, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, manhattan new york city, california
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American Gigolo (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Julian makes a lucrative living as an escort to older women in the Los Angeles area. He begins a relationship with Michelle, a local politician's wife, without expecting any pay. One of his clients is murdered and Detective Sunday begins ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized, suspense ...
Plot: pimp, cheating wife, murder, gigolo, frame up, crime, redemption, uncover truth, crimes, life is a bitch, false accusation, prostitute ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, malibu california, california
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The Frozen Ground (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An Alaska State Trooper partners with a young woman who escaped the clutches of serial killer Robert Hansen to bring the murderer to justice. Based on actual events.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, intense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, crime, pimp, kidnapping, hunting, psychopath, confession, prostitute, escape, winter, drug overdose ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: alaska, usa, boston
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Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Deuce Bigalow goes to Amsterdam after a little accident including two irritating kids and a bunch of aggressive dolphins. There he meets up with his old friend T.J. Hicks. But a mysterious killer starts killing some of Amsterdam's finest ...
Style: humorous, sexual, realistic, not serious, funny ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: pimp, false accusation, prostitute, wig, gigolo, painter, serial killer, fetish, murder, golden years, gays and lesbians, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland, malibu california
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I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Spade returns from the army in his old ghetto neighbourhood when his brother, June Bug, dies. Jack declares war on Mr. Big, powerful local crimelord. His army is led by John Slade, his childhood idol who used to fight bad guys in the 70s.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, witty, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghetto, pimp, parody, hip hop, rally, militant, vengeance, righting the wronged, friends, rivalry, danger, overdose ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Scrounger (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A pimp with no other means to provide for himself finds his life spiralling out of control when his prostitute is sent to prison.
Style: realistic, rough, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, unemployment, poverty, violence, robbery, criminal heroes, social misfits, crimes, life is a bitch, homeless, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, tokyo, japan
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 7.9
 7K
Mamma Roma (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After many years working in the streets of Roma, the middle-age whore Mamma Roma (Anna Magnani) saves money to buy an upper class apartment, a fruit stand and retires from the prostitution. She brings her teenage son Ettore (Ettore Garofolo), who ...
Style: neorealism, serious, gloomy, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, wedding, friendship, bar, church, thief, redemption, greek, life is a bitch, family relations, destiny ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy, tokyo, mexico
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My Life to Live (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, realistic, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, prostitution, philosophy, pinball machine, female protagonist, free will, introspection, life is a bitch, new wave, artist, worn out ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, tokyo
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 7.8
 43K
Down by Law (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A disc jockey, a pimp and an Italian tourist escape from jail in New Orleans.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, surreal, witty, humorous ...
Plot: prison, pimp, fight, escape, prostitute, social misfits, friendship, fairy, tourist, dishonesty, partners, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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 6.8
 8K
Boy Wonder (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Brooklyn boy witnesses the brutal murder of his mother and grows up obsessed with finding her killer. Thus begins his life as a quiet, straight-A student by day and a self-appointed hero at night. But what is a real hero? And who decides ...
Style: rough, psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, crime, childhood trauma, violence, criminal, troubled teen, vigilante, boxing gym, vengeance, murder, vigilantism, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 7.9
 49K
The Chaser (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, brutal, twist ending, bloody ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, prostitute, pimp, psychopath, search, woman in danger, police investigation, chase, murder, revenge, victim ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, asia, korea, seoul
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 5.7
 4K
Pony Rides (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New Orleans, 1981. Sonny Phillips, just discharged from the Army, returns home. The only life he's known is as a gigolo, working for his mother, but he wants to leave that behind. However, the job his Army buddy promised doesn't ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: pimp, prostitute, society, family life, buddies, military life, family relations, haunted by the past, gays and lesbians, parents and children, older woman younger man relationship, riddles and clues ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
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How Much Do You Love Me? (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After winning the lottery, François goes to a bar in Pigalle and offers one hundred thousand Euros per month to a prostitute named Daniela to live with him as his wife until his money runs out.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: prostitute, love triangle, pimp, fall in love, goofy hero, comedy of errors, disorder, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, proposal, lottery winner ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
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The Poker House (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Agnes and her two sisters struggle through a day in a home overrun by gamblers, thieves, and johns.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, rough, bleak
Plot: pimp, coming of age, drug abuse, family in crisis, prostitute, family relations, small town, teenage life, lifestyle, life is a bitch, down on your luck, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: iowa, usa
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 6.6
 1K
Cisco Pike (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cisco is an ex-rock star who has become a drug dealer. A corrupt cop blackmails Cisco to sell marijuana for him. Cisco has one weekend to sell it to his friends.
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, heroin addict, pimp, marijuana, police investigation, police corruption, crimes, partners, law enforcement, drug abuse, drug dealing, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 70s
Place: venice beach california
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Prime Suspect 3 (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 207 min.
Story: Assigned to a Vice squad, Detective Jane Tennison investigates a child murder and discovers a sinister link to the police. Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison moves to a new district and is put in charge of a vice investigation instead of ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, detective series
Plot: pimp, cover up, abortion, murder, child abuse, police detective, suicide attempt, blackmail, social worker, cross dressing, police chief, child killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, manchester, wales
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 6.1
 2K
Le Mac (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mild-mannered banker is forced to masquerade as a notorious gangster and pimp.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: pimp, cons and scams, fish out of water, twins, false arrest, goofy hero, gangsters, crime, crimes, master criminal, dishonesty, physical appearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, marseille
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 6.8
 1K
Claire Dolan (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A high-priced call girl, shocked by her mother's death, decides to get out of the business and have a baby.
Style: gloomy, rough, psychological, realistic, serious
Plot: pimp, prostitute, immigrants, family relations, going straight, couples, urban, society, starting over, life is a bitch, babies and infants, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, chicago illinois, budapest hungary
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Friday After Next (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Craig and Day Day have finally moved out of their parents houses and into their own crib. The cousins work nights at a local mall as security guards. When their house is robbed on Christmas Eve they team up to track him down.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Plot: shopping mall, pimp, friendship, friends, partners, disorder, buddies, goofy hero, nothing goes right, leaving home, society, urban ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
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The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In June, 1983, in Dutchess County, New York, Sebastian Cole joins his mother, step-father, and sister for dinner. Hank, Sebastian's step-father, drops a bomb: he announces he's changing sexes. Sebastian's sister splits immediately for ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, school dance, friendship, prom, pimp, transsexual, small town, gender, human nature, youth, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: england, new york, europe, usa, chicago illinois ...
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The Singing Detective (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.
Style: psychological, surreal, stylized, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, delusion, investigation, artists and showbiz, doctors and patients, writer's life, crimes, amateur detective, private detective, paranoia, betrayal, psychiatrist ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
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 5.9
 1K
Twist (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a gritty retelling of the Dickens's classic, Twist takes Oliver and the Artful Dodger out of the poorhouse and onto the streets, where junk is the currency and hustling is the game.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: pimp, drug abuse, juvenile delinquency, love and romance, life is a bitch, crimes, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, apprentice, youth, innocence lost, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
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Lost in Paradise (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Khoi, a naive twenty-year-old, travels to Ho Chi Minh City from the countryside to begin a new life. It's his first time in the big city and he's looking for a place to live. He befriends Dong, a handsome extrovert who offers to share his ...
Style: touching, gloomy, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: prostitute, pimp, gay, love affair, gays and lesbians, friendship, strong sexual content, mentally challenged, friends, misfit, love and romance, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, vietnam, saigon
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Give 'em Hell Malone (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tough as nails private investigator (Malone) squares off with gangsters and their thugs to protect a valuable secret. Malone goes through hell to protect the information but he dishes some hell as well...
Style: rough, realistic, twists and turns, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, hitman, neo noir, strangulation, female killer, femme fatale, crimes, crime, deadly, heroes, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The House of Branching Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sort of "Divorce Finnish Style," Mika Kaurismäki's rambunctious comedy, The House of Branching Love , recounts the breakup of a thirty-something professional couple - Juhani, a family therapist, and his wife, Tuula, a successful ...
Style: realistic, cynical, humorous, semi serious
Plot: farce, pimp, jealous spouse, destructive relationship, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, step siblings, thirtysomething life, family relations, domestic disturbance, unfulfillment, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, finland
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Journey to the End of the Night (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a dark and decadent area of São Paulo, the exiled Americans Sinatra and his son Paul own a brothel. Paul is a compulsive gambler addicted in cocaine and his father is married with the former prostitute Angie, and they have a little son. When a ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, prostitute, cocaine, racism, gambling, murder, family relations, danger, drug dealing, crime gone awry, vengeance, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
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The Italian Connection (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a shipment of heroin disappears between Italy and New York, a small-time pimp in Milan is framed for the theft. Two professional hitmen are dispatched from New York to find him, but the real thieves want to get rid of him before the New York ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, pimp, mafia, rivalry, chase, manhunt, frame up, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, on the run, sleazy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
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The Iceman Cometh (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 239 min.
Story: Set in 1912, the entire film takes place inside a dive bar named The Last Chance Saloon, where its destitute patrons eagerly await the arrival of Hickey, who arrives annually and props everyone up with free drinks and spirited stories of his ...
Style: serious, clever, talky, gloomy, realistic
Plot: prostitute, alcoholic, bar, pimp, betrayal, traveling salesman, family relations, down on your luck, life is a bitch, couple relations, parents and children, unemployment ...
Time: 1910s
Place: new york, usa
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The Naked Kiss (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former prostitute discovers that her philanthropic fiance is involved in perversion.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: small town, prostitute, hospital, murder, legislation, neo noir, pimp, police, pedophilia, sexual abuse, redemption, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963, year 1961
Place: united states, switzerland, usa
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