Hoodlum movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hoodlum movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, rough and stylized films and TV shows about / with bully, crimes, violence, gangsters, mentor, gang, dialogue, rivalry, police and brutality plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Hong Kong and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as hoodlum: Trading Places (1983), Nuns on the Run (1990), The Way of the Dragon (1972), Víctor Ros (2014), Kicking Off (2013), Barbarians (2014), Metastases (2009), Green Street Hooligans 2 (2009), Cass (2008), Rise of the Footsoldier (2007).

List of hoodlum movies

 7.5
 153K
Trading Places (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, gloomy, christmas special ...
Plot: stock market, switching roles, fish out of water, beggar, wrongful arrest, prostitute, wager, class differences, manipulation, christmas, rags to riches, investor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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Nuns on the Run (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brian and Charlie work for a gangster. When the boss learns they want to "leave" he sets them up to be killed, after they help rob the local Triads of their drug dealing profits. B&C decide to steal the money for themselves, but ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, entertaining, buddy movie ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: cross dressing, on the run, nun, chase, priest, fish out of water, misfit, farce, partners, dishonesty, bully, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
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The Way of the Dragon (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tang Lung arrives in Rome to help his cousins in the restaurant business. They are being pressured to sell their property to the syndicate, who will stop at nothing to get what they want. When Tang arrives he poses a new threat to the syndicate, and ...
Style: humorous, breathtaking, stylized, talky, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, karate, master warrior, gang, gangsters, culture clash, vengeance, lone hero, bully, organized crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, china, hong kong, tokyo ...
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 7.0
 292
Víctor Ros (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: In 19th century Madrid, after a faithful run-in with the law, a notorious young hoodlum grows up to be a top police detective, who must deal with his shady past, mafia and his police mentor on daily basis.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: police detective, bully, dark past, mentor, gang, fighting crime, crimes, society, investigation, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), police officer ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, madrid
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 6.5
 2K
Kicking Off (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This movie is about soccer hooligans, the most aggressive and violent soccer aficionados. They are an exclusive group, the elite of all soccer fans. Whoever they may be in their everyday lives—college students, bankers, musicians, or car ...
Style: suspense, captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, bully, soccer fan, friends, doubts and hesitations, conflict, leadership, police, death of friend, court, love and romance, womanizer ...
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 5.4
 621
Barbarians (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia, Montenegro, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "Barbarians" is a teenage drama about coming of age in a world where there is no opportunity. A portrait of a young generation growing up in a society of lost values.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, sincere, tense ...
Plot: teenage rebellion, juvenile delinquency, social decay, life is a bitch, crimes, youth, society, realism, friendship between boys, troubled youth, coming of age, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: serbia
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A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A look at the controversial riot cops unit, told through the stories of three veteran cops and a young recruit.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police brutality, police, fighting crime, teaching the ways of the world, law enforcement, society, crimes, demonstration, vigilantism, violence, group of friends, slum ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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 7.7
 4K
Metastases (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Eliciting images of cancer, this drama explores the illnesses that plague modern Croatia. Four young junkies in Zagreb maturing in the wake of war reflect the petty hatreds, violence, prejudices and mood hanging over the country like a disease that ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: drug smuggling, drug abuse, addiction, crimes, friends, drug dealing, rehabilitation, life is a bitch, troublemaker, drug addiction, drug dealer, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia, former yugoslavia, bosnia, bosnia herzegovina, sarajevo
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Green Street Hooligans 2 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the top players of the Green Street Elite are imprisoned following a deadly battle with their archenemies Millwall every day becomes a fight for survival. On the inside, rival firms and prison guards will stop at nothing to make their lives a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, lifestyle, sport, gang, mob violence, confined, buddies, uninhibited rivalry, society, rivalry, gangsters, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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 6.4
 6K
Cass (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The incredible true story of how an orphaned Jamaican baby, adopted by an elderly white couple and brought up in an all white area of London, became one of the most feared and respected men in Britain.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, rough, captivating
Plot: racism, crimes, adoption, interracial relations, going straight, rise to the top, lifestyle, self discovery, parents and children, machismo, direction and purpose, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe
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Rise of the Footsoldier (2007)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Rise of the Footsoldier follows the inexorable rise of Carlton Leach from one of the most feared generals of the football terraces to becoming a member of a notorious gang of criminals who rampaged their way through London and Essex in the late ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, drug abuse, criminal, partners in crime, betrayal, police investigation, vicious, drug lord, dishonor among criminals, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: europe, england, london
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The Football Factory (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Football Factory is more than just a study of the English obsession with football violence, it's about men looking for armies to join, wars to fight and places to belong. A forgotten culture of Anglo Saxon males fed up with being told ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soccer, dark humor, football, gangsters, lifestyle, violence, working class, gang, violent, dysfunctional family, organized crime, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, australia, europe
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Green Street Hooligans (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being wrongfully expelled from Harvard University, American Matt Buckner flees to his sister's home in England. Once there, he is befriended by her charming and dangerous brother-in-law, Pete Dunham, and introduced to the underworld of ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, factual, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soccer, gang, friendship, rivalry, buddies, friends, bar fight, uninhibited rivalry, lifestyle, obsession, sport, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, harvard university
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 7.3
 7K
I.D. (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Four policemen go undercover and infiltrate a gang of football hooligans hoping to route out their leaders. For one of the four, the line between 'job' and 'yob' becomes more unclear as time passes . . .
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: football, soccer, undercover, crimes, violent, police, spy, gangsters, anarchist, obsession, working undercover, human nature ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
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The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.
Style: ridiculous, absurd, parody, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: satire, vulgarity, spy, culture clash, stupidity, farce, creativity, virus, sarcasm, brutality, soccer, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, south africa, northern england, uganda, santiago chile ...
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 7.1
 10K
Election (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A drama-thriller centered on a democratic election within an organized crime society.
Style: suspense, captivating, rough, suspenseful, bloody ...
Plot: election, organized crime, gangsters, crimes, ego clash, rise to the top, rivalry, ambition, rules and policies, uninhibited rivalry, temperamental, elimination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: china, hong kong, asia
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 5.9
 2K
Gen-X Cops (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four young officers of the Hong Kong Police are joined together to fight against organised crime using all possible means, even if this would lead them to break the law… Their first assignment is to eliminate a gang of criminals who have stolen a ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, undercover, tough cop, tough law enforcer, save the day, police investigation, female martial artist, track down, partners against crime, martial arts, bully, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, singapore, asia
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 6.8
 2K
I Went Down (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fresh out of prison, Git rescues a former best friend (now living with Git's girlfriend) from a beating at the hands of loan sharks. He's now in trouble with the mob boss, Tom French, who sends Git to Cork with another debtor, Bunny Kelly, ...
Style: sexy, stylized, bad ending, affectionate, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gangsters, mafia, friendship, hostage, crimes, bdsm, bully, car, nudity (full frontal - brief), prison, hotel, irish ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe
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Breaking News (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an ambulatory TV news unit live broadcasts the embarrassing defeat of a police battalion by five bank robbers in a ballistic showdown, the credibility of the police force drops to a nadir. While on a separate investigation in a run-down ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: media, police, hostage, chase, police investigation, on the run, siege, journalism, gang, criminal's revenge, master criminal, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
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From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (1999)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gang of bank-robbing misfits heads to Mexico with the blueprints for the perfect million-dollar heist, but when one of the crooks wanders into the wrong bar... and crosses the wrong vampire... the thieving cohorts develop a thirst for blood!
Style: suspense, stylized, sexy, slasher, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, bank robbery, heist, monster, bully, gunfight, nudity (full frontal - brief), twists and turns, isolation, supernatural being, greed ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, latin america, mexico
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 6.7
 72K
Death Sentence (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nick Hume is a mild-mannered executive with a perfect life, until one gruesome night he witnesses something that changes him forever. Transformed by grief, Hume eventually comes to the disturbing conclusion that no length is too great when ...
Style: harsh, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, vigilantism, gangsters, murder, crimes, revenge, vigilante, violence, tragic event, violent, character change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Dead or Alive (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ryūichi and his small gang of Triad vie for control of the Japanese underworld in a crime-ridden Shinjuku quarter while Detective Jojima tries to bring it down. Jojima attempts to start a gang war between the Triad and yakuza. Ryūichi and Jojima ...
Style: disturbing, brutal, serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, yakuza, massacre, drugs, brutality, gratuitous violence, violent, insanity, contests and competitions, mafia, stripper, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, tokyo, taiwan, asia
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Cradle 2 the Grave (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Gang leader Tony pulls off a major diamond heist with his crew, but cop-turned-criminal Ling knows who has the loot and responds by kidnapping Tony's daughter and holding her for ransom. Unfortunately, Tony's lost the diamonds as well. As ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, vengeance, robbery, redemption, one man army, father daughter relationship, criminal's revenge, race against time, daring rescue, unlikely partners, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: hong kong, china, los angeles, san francisco
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 6.3
 32K
Barbershop (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A day in the life of a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. Calvin, who inherited the struggling business from his deceased father, views the shop as nothing but a burden and waste of his time. After selling the shop to a local loan shark, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace, hairdresser, family business, catastrophe, beauty salon, buddies, society, family relations, workplace situations, debt, money raising, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, california, usa
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 6.6
 76K
Road House (1989)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Double Deuce is the meanest, loudest and rowdiest bar south of the Mason-Dixon Line, and Dalton (Patrick Swayze) has been hired to clean it up. He might not look like much, but the Ph.D.-educated bouncer proves he's more than capable -- ...
Style: suspense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, small town, stripper, violence, bar fight, bouncer, nightclub, gangsters, murder, fistfight, fish out of water, violent ...
Time: 80s
Place: memphis, missouri, usa
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 7.1
 39K
Chopper (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true and intense story of Mark 'Chopper' Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a jail sentence in prison.
Style: disturbing, cynical, rough, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: prison, brutality, gangsters, dark humor, convict, crimes, character study, murder, eccentricity, self destructing, judge, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1978, year 1986
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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The Night Before Christmas (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two brothers who hate themselves are going to spend Christmas with their mother. She tries to get them together.
Style: humorous, parody, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: bounty hunter, dysfunctional family, mistaken identity, heist, hotshot hero, crimes, rivalry, master villain, reluctant partners, family gatherings, old west, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century
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 5.9
 19K
Kiss of Death (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jimmy Kilmartin is an ex-con living in Astoria in the New York City borough of Queens, trying to stay clean and raising a family with his wife Bev. But when his cousin Ronnie causes him to take a fall for driving an illegal transport of stolen cars, ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, surreal, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, murder, crimes, prison, organized crime, betrayal, vengeance, undercover agent, mafia, heist, violence, revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.2
 9K
Going Places (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two whimsical, aimless thugs harass and assault women, steal, murder, and alternately charm, fight, or sprint their way out of trouble. They take whatever the bourgeois characters value: whether it's cars, peace of mind, or daughters. ...
Style: road movie, cynical, sexy, talky, humorous ...
Plot: strong sexual content, breast feeding, nudity (full frontal - brief), threesome, sexuality, thief, female nudity, hotel, sex, male nudity, bisexuality, on the road ...
Time: 18th century, 70s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, europe, spain, france
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 7.8
 143K
A Bronx Tale (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Set in the Bronx during the tumultuous 1960s, an adolescent boy is torn between his honest, working-class father and a violent yet charismatic crime boss. Complicating matters is the youngster's growing attraction - forbidden in his ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, suspense, dramatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, coming of age, organized crime, mentor, loyalty, gang leader, father son relationship, crimes, friendship, white male black female relationship, brutality ...
Time: 60s, year 1960, 20th century, year 1968
Place: new york, bronx new york city, usa, new york state, new jersey
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