Parolee movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant parolee movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, cult film, suspenseful and tense films and TV shows about / with parolee, murder, crimes, revenge, violence, betrayal, ex convict, police officer, prison and gun plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
parolee movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as parolee: Class of 1999 (1990), The Blues Brothers (1980), Straight Time (1978), We Think the World of You (1988), Cold War (2018), Earth and Blood (2020), Infamous (2020), The Scythian Lamb (2017), Reasonable Doubt (2014), Ocean's Eight (2018).

List of parolee movies

Class of 1999 (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The time is in the future and the youth gang violence is so high that the areas around some schools have become "free-fire zones", into which not even the police will venture. When Miles Langford, the head of Kennedy High School, decides ...
Style: serious, rough, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, robot, cyberpunk, androids and robots, terminator, apocalypse, teacher, distopia, school, juvenile delinquent, killer robot, gang ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, seattle
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The Blues Brothers (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Jake Blues is just out of jail, and teams up with his brother, Elwood on a 'mission from God' to raise funds for the orphanage in which they grew up. The only thing they can do is do what they do best – play music – so they get their ...
Style: funny, buddy movie, road movie, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: music, chase, blues, road trip, car, rock and roll, dancing, police chase, prison, buddy, race against time, mission from god ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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Straight Time (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After being released on parole, a burglar attempts to go straight, get a regular job, and just go by the rules. He soon finds himself back in jail at the hands of a power-hungry parole officer.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, psychological, neo noir ...
Plot: prison, warden, crimes, bank robbery, murder, friendship, going straight, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crime gone awry, jail, ex convict ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa
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We Think the World of You (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An aimless young man, Johnny, is sent prison. He entrusts his beloved dog, Evie, to the care of his former lover and best friend, Frank. When he gets out of prison, he has to face difficulties at home. Added to this, is the fact that he may have to ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, emotional ...
Plot: dog, gay, lgbt, lgbtq, family relations, prison, working class, german shepherd, class differences, owner dog relationship, bisexuality, couples ...
Time: 50s
Place: england, london, europe
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Cold War (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Poland, UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Cold War-era love story follows the passionate love affair between a mismatched couple.
Style: romantic, sad, thought provoking, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: cold war, musician, audition, love, loveless marriage, communism, love story, female singer, suicide, tragic love, jazz, defector ...
Time: 50s, 60s, year 1951, year 1952, year 1959 ...
Place: paris france, poland, former yugoslavia, east berlin, eastern europe ...
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Earth and Blood (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sawmill owner and his teenage daughter become tangled in a deadly feud when a drug dealer stashes stolen cocaine on their remote property.
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, emotional, bloody ...
Plot: drug cartel, teenage daughter, murder, escape, chase, death, revenge, criminal, gunfight, drugs, father and daughter, criminal gang ...
Time: 2020s
Place: france
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Infamous (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two young lovers rob their way across the southland, posting their exploits to social media, and gaining fame and followers as a result.
Style: road movie, captivating, tense, exciting, humorous ...
Plot: road trip, social media, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, narcissism, lovers on the run, crime spree, runaway, popularity, dark past, desperation, on the road, car chase ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: oklahoma, texas, usa, florida
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The Scythian Lamb (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Based on a manga written by Tatsuhiko Yamagami, the story is set in a former seaport town Uobuka, where 6 former criminals were sent to live there by the government, with the intention of re-socialising them. Aside from the few who know about the ...
Plot: ex convict, small town, festival, employee, police officer, supernatural power, drummer, hometown, girlfriend, criminal, japanese police, boss ...
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Reasonable Doubt (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When up-and-coming District Attorney Mitch Brockden commits a fatal hit-and-run, he feels compelled to throw the case against the accused criminal who was found with the body and blamed for the crime. Following the trial, Mitch's worst fears ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: legal, serial killer, life turned upside down, district attorney, dishonesty, murder, false accusation, hotshot lawyer, twists and turns, crimes, winter, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Ocean's Eight (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Debbie Ocean, a criminal mastermind, gathers a crew of seven other female thieves to pull off the heist of the century at New York's annual Met Gala.
Style: exciting, feminist film, suspense, clever, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, women, female protagonist, jewelry, partners in crime, female thief, outsmarting, perfect crime, female criminal, partners, friends, escapades ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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Grind (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a drag-racing, hard-luck parolee moves in with his brother in hopes of that ever-elusive fresh start in life, he's sure to be warm for the form of his brother's bored young wife. Things only get worse when he tries to turn a quick ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, hitchhiking, drag racing, insurance, family relations, nightshift, sex with sister in law, society, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
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Killing Them Softly (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, brutal, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, robbery, gambling, crimes, mafia, crime gone awry, hitman, heist, organized crime, murder, brutality, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2008, 70s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana, orlando florida, florida
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Bird on a Wire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Style: suspense, humorous, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: chase, justice, corruption, betrayal, fbi, violence, disorder, hidden identity, criminal's revenge, couples, testimony, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa, detroit, wisconsin
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Goodfellas (1990)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conway.
Style: rough, suspense, realistic, epic, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, organized crime, crimes, rise and fall, criminal heroes, mentor, friends, drugs, cosa nostra, robbery, infidelity ...
Time: 50s, 70s, year 1978, year 1963, year 1955 ...
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, florida, usa, bronx new york city ...
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Country Blue (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Music, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Bobby Lee (Jack Conrad) has just been released from jail and wants to make a better life for he and girlfriend Ruthie (Rita George).
Style: cult film, slang
Plot: relationships, trailer trash, flashback, money, car chase, dog, police corruption, couples, interracial relations, female nudity, cult, gambling ...
Time: 70s
Place: georgia, florida
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Down Time (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Slim Williams, a small-time dealer, is poised to make his big score with his partner Paulie. But the easy deal becomes a nightmare when Slim is caught in deadly police sting and ends up in a maximum-security penitentiary. Sold out by his partner, ...
Style: realistic, rough, tense, serious, cult film
Plot: prison gang, prison, jail, gang, racism, power, police, revenge, grudge, drug addict, murder, latin ...
Place: mexico
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Blood Father (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An ex-con reunites with his estranged wayward 16-year old daughter to protect her from drug dealers who are trying to kill her.
Style: harsh, suspense, stylized, road movie, tense ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, ex convict, teenage girl, revenge, on the run, gang, road trip, redemption, race against time, survival, gangsters, chase ...
Time: 80s, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, new mexico, usa, santa monica california
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Bustin' Loose (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After ex-con Joe Braxton violates his probation he is given a second chance, all he has to do is drive a group of special kids across the country. What could possibly go wrong?
Style: humorous, feel good, clever, unusual plot structure, romantic ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: bus, school, teacher, gangsters, friendship, road trip, orphan, prostitution, life & death, redemption, runaway, solitude ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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The Outfit (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A two-bit criminal takes on the Mafia to avenge his brother's death. Earl Macklin is a small time criminal who is released from prison after an unsuccessful bank robbery only to discover that a pair of gunmen killed his brother.
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, revenge, murder, prison, hitman, crime gone awry, crimes, rivalry, bank robbery, chase, brother brother relationship, gangsters ...
Time: future, 70s, 20th century
Place: st. louis missouri
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Luther the Geek (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: As a young child Luther The Geek or "The Freak" witnesses a band of men goading a geek (a man who bites off chicken's heads and drinks the blood) into performing. In the ensuing hullabaloo, Luther bites his lip and likes the taste of ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, chicken, geek, female nudity, zombie, rivalry, supernatural, crimes, mind game, stalking, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
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The Yards (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative, so graft and corruption are rife. When Leo Handler gets out of prison, he finds his aunt married to Frank Olchin, one of the big ...
Style: bleak, tense, emotional, talky, intense ...
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, political corruption, corruption, murder, crimes, whistleblower, character study, police corruption, false accusation, injustice, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, manhattan new york city
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Tough Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Harry Doyle (Lancaster) and Archie Lang (Douglas) are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After serving their time, they are released from jail and have to adjust to a new life of ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, prison, aging, crimes, adventure, police investigation, unlikely friendships, nothing goes right, partners, odd couple, elderly, buddies ...
Time: 80s, year 1956, year 1986
Place: california, new jersey, mexico
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To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner.
Style: neo noir, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, car chase, murder, police investigation, crimes, vengeance, law enforcement, gangsters, hitman, organized crime, loss of friend, undercover ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Oz (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: The daily lives of prisoners in Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison where ingroups - Muslims, Latinos, Italians, Aryans - stick close to their mutual friends and terrorizes their mutual enemies.
Style: thought provoking, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison life, gay, life is a bitch, confined, violence spree, rapist, gang, rape, convict, homosexual rape, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
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Heat (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Obsessive master thief, Neil McCauley leads a top-notch crew on various daring heists throughout Los Angeles while determined detective, Vincent Hanna pursues him without rest. Each man recognizes and respects the ability and the dedication of the ...
Style: tense, neo noir, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, robbery, crimes, gunfight, bank robbery, master criminal, group of criminals, police detective, chase, loner, gangsters, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A New York girl sets her father up with a beautiful woman in a shaky marriage while her half sister gets engaged.
Style: witty, romantic, light, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, family, love story, destiny, love, beautiful scenery, couple relations, family life, christmas, dysfunctional family, multiple storylines, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, new york, europe, italy, berlin germany ...
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Dynasty: The Reunion (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
Story: Blake Carrington has just been released from prison and he is trying to reclaim his empire. And he is also reunited with his beloved Krystle, who until recently was in a coma for sometime. For years he has suspected a foreign consortium of being ...
Plot: family relations, released from prison, murder, marriage, conspiracy, power, brainwashing, reunion, parolee, bound and gagged
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Double Jeopardy (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman framed for her husband's murder suspects he is still alive; as she has already been tried for the crime, she can't be re-prosecuted if she finds and kills him.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: twists and turns, false accusation, vengeance, wrongful conviction, prison, crimes, manipulation, courtroom, revenge, wrongful arrest, murder, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, san francisco, seattle, southern usa, georgia
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Cape Fear (1991)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: rape, family in danger, lawyer, fear, revenge, serial killer, dangerous attraction, crimes, prison, rapist, psychology, torture ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
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Blood In, Blood Out (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on half-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo. It opens in 1972, as the three are members of an East L.A. gang known as the "Vatos Locos", ...
Style: intense, bad ending, entertaining, realistic, serious ...
Plot: gang, gangsters, crimes, street gang, prison, prison gang, drug abuse, drug addiction, violence spree, destiny, police shootout, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, ecuador, guatemala ...
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