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Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:10
CharactersGay
PlotRelationship, Friendship, Death, Weapon, Depression
PlaceTrains, Beach, Hospitals
StylePsychological problems, Philosophical

An emotionally desperate investment banker finds hope through a woman he meets in Chicago.

Markimdb: 8.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersFamily, Family, Foster children, Parents
PlotRelationship, Breakup, Depression, Bulimia, Adoption
PlaceUSA
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Makes me think, Touching

Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up in the United States of America in present and past times. As their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in curious ways, we find that several of them share the same birthday - and so much more than anyone would expect.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotLove, Relationship, Investigation, Friendship, Depression
PlaceCollege
StyleTwisted plot, Serious, Disturbing

A dark comedy about four self-absorbed twenty-somethings who become entangled in an ominous mystery when a former college acquaintance suddenly disappears.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, military, biography
CountryUSA, Cambodia, Romania
Duration02:11
CharactersFamily, Military, Scammers, FBI, Friends
PlotLove, On real events, Robbery, Cars, Relationship
PlaceAfghanistan, Aircraft, Iraq, USA, Office
TimeNew Year
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration03:10
CharactersPolice, Friends, Partners, Veterans
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Friendship, Death, Weapon
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Tense

A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersJews, Writers, Friends
PlotInvestigation, Friendship, Depression, Mystery
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleFancy, Intellectual

Jonathan Ames, a young Brooklyn writer, is feeling lost. He's just gone through a painful break-up, thanks in part to his drinking, can't write his second novel, and carouses too much with his magazine editor. Rather than face reality, Jonathan turns instead to his fantasies — moonlighting as a private detective — because he wants to be a hero and a man of action.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersFriends
PlotFriendship
PlaceUSA
StyleTwisted plot, Tense, Touching

After serving 28 years in prison for accidentally killing the son of a crime boss, newly paroled gangster Val reunites with his former partners in crime, Doc and Hirsch, for a night on the town. As the three men revisit old haunts, reflect on their glory days and try to make up for lost time, one wrestles with a terrible quandary: Doc has orders to kill Val, and time is running out for him to figure out a way out of his dilemma.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersFriends
PlotTime travel, Friendship, Betrayal, Conspiracies
StyleExciting, Action, Light, Fascinating, Black humor

When a group of underachieving 40-something friends gather in Belize to celebrate the early retirement of an old friend, a series of wild, comedic events unfold, exposing dark secrets and a web of lies, deception and murder.

Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, action, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:43
CharactersTeens, Hackers, Friends, Girlfriends
PlotSurvival, Revenge, Friendship, Weapon, Social Media
PlaceSchool
TimeNight
StyleExciting, Tense, Fancy

High school senior Lily and her group of friends live in a haze of texts, posts, selfies and chats just like the rest of the world. So, when an anonymous hacker starts posting details from the private lives of everyone in their small town, the result is absolute madness leaving Lily and her friends questioning whether they'll live through the night.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersWriters, Friends, Introverts
PlotLove, Friendship, Depression
PlaceUSA
StyleBy books, Fascinating, Touching, Serious

A broken family finds their relationships to one another changed by a new arrival in the household.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France
Duration02:10
CharactersFBI, Friends, Housewives
PlotTravel, Friendship, Chase, Fate, Freedom
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Fascinating

Whilst on a short weekend getaway, Louise shoots a man who had tried to rape Thelma. Due to the incriminating circumstances, they make a run for it and thus a cross country chase ensues for the two fugitives. Along the way, both women rediscover the strength of their friendship and surprising aspects of their personalities and self-strengths in the trying times.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersRobots, Thieves, Friends
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Friendship
TimeFuture
StyleTwisted plot, To cry, Smart, Fancy, Touching

A delightful dramatic comedy, a buddy picture, and, for good measure, a heist film. Curmudgeonly old Frank lives by himself. His routine involves daily visits to his local library, where he has a twinkle in his eye for the librarian. His grown children are concerned about their father’s well-being and buy him a caretaker robot. Initially resistant to the idea, Frank soon appreciates the benefits of robotic support – like nutritious meals and a clean house – and eventually begins to treat his robot like a true companion. With his robot’s assistance, Frank’s passion for his old, unlawful profession is reignited, for better or worse.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:22
CharactersFriends
PlotFriendship, Holidays
PlaceUSA
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Fascinating, Black humor, Touching

After an unexpected tragedy, Suzanne searches for the true meaning of Christmas during one sad, strange December in suburban Virginia.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersTeens, CIA, Hired assassins, Killers, Friends
PlotFriendship, Loneliness, Death, Fate, Moving
PlaceUSA
StyleInteresting, Romantic, Light, Cute, Smart

When new kid in town Ed Wallis is given an assignment to interview an older person, he turns to his mysterious neighbor, Ashby Holt for help. That new connection leads to unexpected journeys for both of them, as Ashby – who turns out to be a retired CIA assassin – deals with a terminal prognosis, and Ed deals with adjusting to life with his newly single mom and developing relationship with a brainy classmate, Eloise.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:14
CharactersThieves, Santa Claus, Mothers, Singers
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Money, Friendship, Weapon
PlaceUSA
TimeNew Year
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Black humor, For men

Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie Soke teams up with his angry little sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Along for the ride is chubby and cheery Thurman Merman, a 250-pound ray of sunshine who brings out Willie's sliver of humanity. Issues arise when the pair are joined by Willie's horror story of a mother, who raises the bar for the gang's ambitions, while somehow lowering the standards of criminal behavior.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersGangsters, Friends
PlotInvestigation, Friendship, Pursuit, Missing people
PlaceMexico, Los Angeles
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Smart, Serious

Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:58
CharactersPartners
PlotFriendship, Rivalry
PlaceIreland
StyleExciting, Heavy, Fancy, Serious, For men

Skillfully framed by an unknown enemy for the murder of a priest, wanted vigilante MacManus brothers Murphy and Connor must come out of hiding on a sheep farm in Ireland to fight for justice in Boston.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA
CharactersLosers
PlotInvestigation
PlaceIslands
StyleFascinating, Touching

Detective Inspector Richard Poole is transferred to Sainte Marie, an island in the Caribbean. Totally unsuited to the Caribbean way of life, Richard hates the sun, sea and sand and isn't used to the Sainte Marie style of policing. Working with the exotic Camille each week Richard investigates intricate and intriguing murders.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersGangsters, Friends, Partners
PlotFriendship, Rivalry
PlaceNight Clubs, New York
StyleExciting, For men

'Sugar' Ray is the owner of an illegal casino and must contend with the pressure of vicious gangsters and corrupt police who want to see him go out of business. In the world of organised crime and police corruption in the 1920s, any dastardly trick is fair.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:27
CharactersDogs
PlotSurvival, Money, Friendship
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Heavy, Black humor

Recently fired and facing eviction, a new dad has his life turned upside down when he meets a wealthy couple who offer a path to financial security... but at a price.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, musical, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:48
CharactersWriters
PlotDancing, Revenge, Investigation, Chase, Mystery
StyleDisturbing

In 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is about to take to America's airwaves. As if the confusion of the premiere night wasn't enough, Penny Henderson, the owner's secretary, must deal with an unhappy sponsor, an overbearing boss and a soon-to-be ex-husband who desperately wants her back. As the broadcast begins, a mysterious voice breaks the broadcast and suddenly members of the cast turn up dead. It's up to her husband Roger, to find out whodunit as the police chase him through the halls of WBN.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:31
CharactersTeens, Gangsters, Musicians, Friends
PlotMusic, Friendship, Hip Hop, Dreams
PlaceSchool, USA, Los Angeles
StyleTo cry, Smart, Tense

Malcolm is carefully surviving life in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles while juggling college applications, academic interviews, and the SAT. A chance invitation to an underground party leads him into an adventure that could allow him to go from being a geek, to being dope, to ultimately being himself.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotInvestigation, Friendship
PlaceShips, Hotels
StyleSmart, Serious, Disturbing

During an annual board of trustees meeting, one of the trustees dies. Miss Marple thinks he’s been poisoned after finding a chemical on him. She sets off to investigate at the ship where he had just come from. The fourth and final film from the Miss Marple series starring Margaret Rutherford as the quirky amateur detective.

Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:12
CharactersDogs, Teens, Teachers, Fathers, Girlfriends
PlotDancing, Revenge, Money, Friendship, Computers
PlacePrison, Mexico, USA, Casino
StyleTense, Explicit scenes, Touching

Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to live with the family, Erica finds her domestic and personal life overwhelmed. With Luke and her sidekicks Kala and Claudine in tow, Erica acts out by exposing a high school teacher's dark secret.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersThieves, Heroes, Friends, Criminals, Warriors
PlotRobbery, Money, Friendship, Hostage, Uprising

Durell and LeeJohn are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When told they have one week to pay a $17,000 debt or Durell will lose his son, they come up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. Instead, they end up spending the night in the presence of the Lord and are forced to deal with much more than they bargained for.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, family, crime
CountryUSA, France
Duration01:44
CharactersFriends
PlotWedding, Friendship
PlaceSchool, England
StyleRomantic, To cry, Touching

Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryJapan, USA
Duration01:50
CharactersFriends, Tourists
PlotObsession, Friendship, Radio
PlaceAircraft, Hotels
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Smart, Fancy, Makes me think

In Memphis, Tennessee, over the course of a single night, the Arcade Hotel, run by an eccentric night clerk and a clueless bellboy, is visited by a young Japanese couple traveling in search of the roots of rock; an Italian woman in mourning who stumbles upon a fleeing charlatan girl; and a comical trio of accidental thieves looking for a place to hide…

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, West Germany
Duration01:47
CharactersGangsters, Friends, Losers, Tourists, Partners
PlotPrison Break, Friendship
PlacePrison
StyleSoulful, Atmospheric, Fancy, Makes me think

A disc jockey, a pimp and an Italian tourist escape from jail in New Orleans.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime, music
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotFriendship, Hip Hop
PlaceUSA
StyleHeavy, Touching, Serious

As four friends prepare for life after high school, different challenges bring about turning points in each of their lives. The dramas unfold and resolve at their local rollerskating rink, Cascade.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersDogs, Teens, Horses, Friends, Girlfriends
PlotChess, Money, Friendship, Mental disorders, Weapon
PlaceParty, Mansions
StyleExciting, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

Two teenage girls in suburban Connecticut rekindle their unlikely friendship after years of growing apart. In the process, they learn that neither is what she seems to be, and that a murder might solve both of their problems.





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