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Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
PlotFriendship, Swimming, Living together
PlaceFrance, Beach

A young man paying the rent for himself and his lifelong friends at an apartment, ends up flat-broke and resorts to selling marijuana to pay the bills - only to get caught up in the dangerous world of drugs.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
PlotOn real events
PlaceGhetto, France

Paulette lives alone in a housing project in the Paris suburbs. With her meager pension, she can no longer make ends meet.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, crime
CountryFrance, Qatar
CharactersFirefighters, Criminals, Poor
PlotDancing, Money, Friendship, Weapon, Success
PlaceGhetto, Paris, France, Night Clubs
StyleAction, Fascinating, Makes me think, Disturbing

In a ghetto where religion and drug trafficking rub shoulders, Dounia has a lust for power and success. Supported by Maimouna, her best friend, she decides to follow in the footsteps of Rebecca, a respected dealer. But her encounter with Djigui, a young, disturbingly sensual dancer, throws her off course.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CharactersDogs, Police, Family, Taxi drivers
PlotLove, Robbery, Friendship, Fate, Everyday life
PlaceSea, Beach, Night Clubs
StyleSoulful, Fascinating

Detective Yvonne is the widow of police chief Santi, a local hero in a town on the French Riviera. When she learns he was in fact a crooked cop, she tries to right his wrongs. Crossing paths with Antoine, a victim of Santi, sets off a series of wild events.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CharactersGangsters, Criminals, Orphans
PlotLove, Adventure, Money, Friendship, Happiness
PlaceParty, Beach

A teen winds up in over his head while dealing drugs with a rebellious partner and chasing the young man's enigmatic sister during the summer of 1991 that he spends on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, music
CountryBelgium, France, Italy
CharactersMusicians, Friends
StyleFancy, Black humor, Disturbing

Three handicapped losers who form a band ask famous writer Dries to be their drummer. He joins the band and starts manipulating them.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, Belgium, Italy
CharactersThieves, Friends, Losers, Partners, Good people

Narrowly avoiding jail, new dad Robbie vows to turn over a new leaf. A visit to a whisky distillery inspires him and his mates to seek a way out of their hopeless lives.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, drama, musical, crime
PlotSkirmishes, Fight, Death, Justice, Freedom
PlaceChicago, USA

A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, military
CountryFrance, Canada
CharactersDogs, Gay, Artists, Military, Friends
PlotLove, War, Dancing, Money, Death
PlaceParis, France, Cemetery
TimeWorld War I
StyleAction, Fascinating, Makes me think

In November 1918, a few days before the Armistice, when Lieutenant Pradelle orders a senseless attack, he causes a useless disaster; but his outrageous act also binds the lives of two soldiers who have nothing more in common than the battlefield: Édouard saves Albert, although at a high cost. They become companions in misfortune who will attempt to survive in a changing world. Pradelle, in his own way, does the same.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, music
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersFriends, Losers
PlotOn real events, Adventure, Fight, Music, Motorcycles
PlaceEngland, Night Clubs

1994, a small town in central Scotland. Best mates Johnno and Spanner, despite being total opposites, have a deep bond. Now on the cusp of adulthood, life is destined to take them in different directions – Johnno’s family are moving him to a new town and a better life, leaving Spanner behind to face a precarious future. But this summer is going to be different for them, and for the country. The explosion of the free party scene and the largest counter-cultural youth movement in recent history is happening across the UK.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersMafia, Judge
PlotOn real events, Cars, Motorcycles, Investigation, Death
PlacePrison, France
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

Newly transferred to the bustling port city of Marseille to assist with a crackdown on organized crime, energetic young magistrate Pierre Michel is given a rapid-fire tutorial on the ins and outs of an out-of-control drug trade. Pierre's wildly ambitious mission is to take on the French Connection, a highly organized operation that controls the city's underground heroin economy and is overseen by the notorious —and reputedly untouchable— Gaetan Zampa. Fearless, determined and willing to go the distance, Pierre plunges into an underworld world of insane danger and ruthless criminals.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryBelgium, France
CharactersStrong women, Doctors
PlaceHospitals, Cemetery
StylePsychological problems, Tense, Not for everyone

Jenny, a young doctor who feels guilty after a young woman she refused to see winds up dead a few days later, decides to find out who the girl was, after the police can't identify the young woman.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryBelgium, France, Spain
CharactersSerial killers
StyleBlack humor

A chemist loses his job to outsourcing. Two years later and still jobless, he hits on a solution: to genuinely eliminate his competition.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, crime
CountryRomania, France, Belgium
CharactersTeens, Gangsters, Doctors, Family, Lovers
PlotAdventure, Revenge, Motorcycles
PlaceWild West, Hospitals
Time19th century
StyleExciting, Psychological problems, By books, Fascinating, Heavy

Romeo Aldea, a physician living in a small mountain town in Transylvania, has raised his daughter Eliza with the idea that once she turns 18, she will leave to study and live abroad. His plan is close to succeeding. Eliza has won a scholarship to study psychology in the UK. She just has to pass her final exams – a formality for such a good student. On the day before her first written exam, Eliza is assaulted in an attack that could jeopardize her entire future. Now Romeo has to make a decision. There are ways of solving the situation, but none of them using the principles he, as a father, has taught his daughter.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Japan
CharactersGangsters, Hired assassins, Special agents, Partners
PlotInvestigation, Rivalry
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleHeavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

Rita Rizzoli is a narcotics cop with a plethora of disguises. When a drug shipment is hijacked, the thieves don't know that the drug is unusually pure and packs of 'Fatal Beauty' begin turning up next to too many dead bodies. Mike works for the original owner of the drugs and tries to tell himself that since he does not handle the drugs, he is 'clean'. Mike becomes Rita's constant companion.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, France
PlotDeath, Cancer, False accusations
PlaceParty, New York
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Serious

A young drug dealer watches as his high-rolling life is dismantled in the wake of his cousin's murder, which sees his best friend arrested for the crime.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryNew Zealand
CharactersPolice, Writers, Lawyers, Friends, Criminals
PlotLove, Travel, The escape, Wedding, Pursuit

This remake of 1981’s Goodbye Pork Pie tracks the escapades of a trio of accidental outlaws as they travel the length of New Zealand protesting conformity and chasing lost love, with a posse of cops and a media frenzy in pursuit.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, China
CharactersGangsters, Blonde girls, Snake, Family, Scammers
PlotRevenge, Cars, Investigation, Weapon, Baseball
StyleTwisted plot, Serious, Sad ones

In the quiet family town of Suburbicon during the 1950s, the best and worst of humanity is hilariously reflected through the deeds of seemingly ordinary people. When a home invasion turns deadly, a picture-perfect family turns to blackmail, revenge and murder.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CharactersRobots, Gods, Police, Photographers, Criminals
PlotDancing, Soccer, Fight, Money, Friendship
PlaceTrains, Ghetto, Party, Cemetery
StyleTense, Makes me think, Disturbing

Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, Miles, work as movers, and when Collin witnesses a police shooting, the two men’s friendship is tested as they grapple with identity and their changed realities in the rapidly-gentrifying neighborhood they grew up in.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryFrance, Belgium, Romania

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Markimdb: 4.9
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
PlotBank robbery, Poker, Money, Cancer

In order to make his little sick brother's dream come true, Leo and his best mates organize a fake score...but on the d day, they make a mistake and the fake score becomes a real hold up.Here starts the extraordinary adventure of PUBLIC Amis.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, biography
CharactersTeens, Friends, Partners
PlotOn real events
PlaceUSA, Canada
StyleAction, Fascinating, Touching, Serious, Disturbing

An eighteen year old high school drop out and his twenty-seven year old friend start trafficking marijuana across the border of Canada in order to make money and their lives are changed forever.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrehorror, comedy, drama, crime
CountryFrance, Belgium, Luxembourg
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Bartenders, Deer
PlotMoney, Obsession, Loneliness, Excavations, Damn things
PlaceMountains, Hotels
StyleBlack humor

A man's obsession with owning the designer deerskin jacket of his dreams leads him to turn his back on his humdrum life in the suburbs, blow his life savings, and even turn him to crime.

Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CharactersFriends, Partners
StyleLight, To cry, Fascinating

The story of a friendship between Victor, owner of a magazine, and Bruno, a car thief.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountrySpain, France, Sweden, Argentina
CharactersGangsters, Friends
PlotLove, Justice, Rivalry
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Black humor

Hoping to earn his mother's respect, a young hustler-turned-businessman tries to open a brothel with his two useless buddies.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
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.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
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: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryBelgium, Luxembourg, France
CharactersThieves, Lawyers, Taxi drivers, Actors, Reporters
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Skirmishes, Hostage, Divorce
StyleAction, Heavy, Smart, Gloomy, For men

Between his tax problems and his legal battle with his wife for the custody of his daughter, these are hard times for the action movie star who finds that even Steven Seagal has pinched a role from him! Jean-Claude Van Damme returns to the country of his birth to seek the peace and tranquility he can no longer enjoy in the United States.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersSpecial Forces
PlotSurvival, Bank robbery, Money, Weapon, Funeral
PlacePrison, France, Cemetery
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Serious, For men

Vincent Miles, a gunsmith and shooting instructor at the National Police, is an expert in combat shooting who stubbornly refuses to join a field brigade, a choice which their colleagues do not understand. When he meets Milo Cardena, a mysterious and skilled cop, his life changes in such way that he cannot ignore his true nature anymore.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, Spain
CharactersCIA, Students, Partners, Smugglers
PlotOn real events
PlacePrison, England

Biopic about 1970s Welsh marijuana trafficker Howard Marks, whose inventive smuggling schemes made him a huge success in the drug trade, as well as leading to dealings with both the IRA and British Intelligence. Based on Marks' biography with the same title.