10 best movies like The Big I Am (2010)

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Movies similar to The Big I Am (2010): Ill Manors, Gangster No. 1, The Corrupted, Once Upon a Time in London, Rustom, Legend, Hyena, Montana, Top Dog, The Guvnors.

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Ill Manors (2012)
Mark2 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:01
CharactersGangsters, Photographers
PlotWeapon, Hip Hop
PlaceEngland, Trains, Prison, London
StyleAction, Heavy, Depressive

Ensemble film revolving around characters living in Forest Gate, London. Over the course of a few days, six inter-linking stories explore issues of drug use, prostitution and urban poverty.

Gangster No. 1 (2000)
Mark4 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, Republic of Ireland
Duration01:43
CharactersGangsters
PlotRivalry, Pads
PlaceCasino, England, London
StyleAction, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men

An old gangster is advised that Freddie Mays would leave jail after thirty years in prison. His mood changes and he recalls when he was a young punk, who joined Freddie Mays' gang, a man he both envied and ultimately betrayed.

The Corrupted (2019)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:39
CharactersScammers
PlotChase, Betrayal
PlacePrison, England, London
StyleDisturbing, Action, Heavy

Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has high-level connections in politics, finance and the police force. Liam's drive for redemption sees him caught up in a web of conspiracy, crime, and corruption.

Once Upon a Time in London (2019)
Mark2 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrecrime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:27
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Criminals
PlaceEngland, London
StyleDisturbing

Billy Hill and Jack 'Spot' Comer were among the most notorious criminals in London up until the 1950s. Dramatising the violent reign of two of London's most notorious gangsters, Billy Hill (Leo Gregory) and Jack 'Spot' Comer (Terry Stone), ONCE UPON A TIME IN LONDON charts the legendary rise and fall of a nationwide criminal empire that lasted until the mid-fifties and which paved the way for the notorious Kray Twins and The Richardsons. This is the story of their rise and fall.

Rustom (2016)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime, detective
CountryIndia
Duration03:08
PlotMystery, Investigation, Love, On real events
PlaceEngland, India, London, Court

Rustom Pavri, an honourable officer of the Indian Navy shoots his friend Vikram to death after discovering that his wife Cynthia had an affair with the rich businessman. The Commander surrenders himself to the Police immediately and admits to have killed Vikram but pleads 'not guilty' in court. Is he convicted or acquitted?

Legend (2015)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, France
Duration02:29
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Brothers, Twins, Detectives
PlotInvestigation, Dancing, Soccer, Mental disorders, On real events
PlacePrison, London, England
TimeNew Year
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Action, Heavy, Disturbing

Suave, charming and volatile, Reggie Kray and his unstable twin brother Ronnie start to leave their mark on the London underworld in the 1960s. Using violence to get what they want, the siblings orchestrate robberies and murders while running nightclubs and protection rackets. With police Detective Leonard "Nipper" Read hot on their heels, the brothers continue their rapid rise to power and achieve tabloid notoriety.

Hyena (2014)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genredrama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:52
CharactersGangsters, Snake
PlotDancing
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, Heavy, Disturbing, For men

Good policing doesn't necessarily mean doing everything by the book. But as the business of crime in London turns to favour the Albanians and Turks, how does a "good" policeman survive?

Montana (2014)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersHired assassins, Gangsters
PlotRevenge, Rivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

In the mean streets of London's East End, a former Serbian commando and a fourteen-year old boy plot revenge against a powerful crime lord and his ruthless lieutenants. As our heroes prepare to take on their enemies, the boy is mentored in the dark arts of assassination and learns the true meaning of friendship, honor and respect.

Top Dog (2014)
Markimdb: 5
Genredrama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotRivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, Heavy, For men, Disturbing

Hooligan boss Billy Evans has it all - a successful business, a beautiful family and respect on the terraces. But when he clashes with gangster Mickey over a backstreet proetection racket, Billy soon finds himself out of his depth as they look to finally settle the question - who is Top Dog?

The Guvnors (2014)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:35
CharactersGangsters
PlotRevenge, Rivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, Heavy

The Guvnors is a violent thriller set amongst the clans and firms of South East London, bringing two generations together in brutal conflict.

All Things To All Men (2013)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersCriminals
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, Disturbing

A thief is caught up in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse between a maverick cop and London crime boss.

St George's Day (2012)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:49
CharactersGangsters
PlotRobbery
PlaceEngland
StyleExciting, Heavy, For men, Disturbing

Infamous London gangster cousins, Micky Mannock and Ray Collishaw, are at the top of the food chain, when their world is turned upside down as they lose a shipment of the Russian Mafia's cocaine in rough seas. Set in London, Amsterdam and Berlin, the story races across Europe at breakneck speed as Micky and Ray attempt to stay one step ahead of the Police. Can they pull off a daring diamond heist in time to put things right and retire to a "legitimate" way of life.

Top Boy (2011)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersTeens, Friends, Poor
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, Soulful, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing, Gloomy

A thrilling and raw crime drama following a gang of drug dealers in Hackney, London - an honest and gripping rendition of inner-city drug and gang culture.

The Heavy (2010)
Markimdb: 5
Genrethriller
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:42
CharactersGangsters
PlotRevenge, Rivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleExciting, Heavy, For men, Tense, Disturbing

Sibling rivalry turned into betrayal between two brothers. One a prime candidate for Prime Minister, the other a henchman for a successful, yet shady businessman. Presented with an opportunity to take revenge against his brother, our anti-hero must come to terms with the truth in a world where you can trust no one and loyalty is rare.

Brighton Rock (2010)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersGangsters, Criminals
PlotRivalry, Intrigue
PlaceEngland, Small cities
StyleAction, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing

Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged teenager with a religious death wish.

Bonded by Blood (2010)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersGangsters, Partners
PlotRevenge, Rivalry, On real events
PlaceEngland
StyleAction, Heavy, Disturbing, For men

In 1995, drug suppliers and career criminals Tony Tucker, Patrick Tate and Craig Rolfe were blasted to death by a shot gun whilst waiting in a Range Rover in Rettendon, Essex. The film charts their rise to become the most prolific dealers and feared criminals in the south of England, maintaining the hold on their empire with fear and violence until their untimely death.

Le Mac (2010)
Markimdb: 3
Genrethriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersHeroes, Spy, Twins, Gangsters
PlotRivalry
PlaceEngland, France, London
StyleHeavy, Exciting, Disturbing, For men

A mild-mannered banker is forced to masquerade as a notorious gangster and pimp.

44 Inch Chest (2009)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genredrama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersGangsters, Drivers
PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Hostage
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Heavy, Depressive, Gloomy

Colin is in agony, shattered by his wife’s infidelity, so his friends kidnap the wife's lover so he can have his revenge.

I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (2003)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:43
PlotRevenge, Rivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Heavy, Disturbing, For men, Gloomy

Will Graham, a former London crime boss who has left his former life to live as a recluse in the forest. Haunted by the blood of those he has murdered, Will wishes never to return. But when his brother commits suicide, following a sexual assault at the hands of a volatile car dealer, Will returns to London to discover the cause of his brother's death and administer justice to those responsible.

Face (1997)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:45
CharactersGangsters, Criminals
PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Political, Robbery, Bank robbery, Pads
PlaceEngland, London
StyleExciting, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men

Ray is an aging ex-socialist who has become a bankrobber after seeing the demise of socialism in 1980s Britain. Teaming up with a gang of other has-beenish crims, he commits one bank job too many. The gang dissolves in a murderous flurry of recriminations.




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