10 best movies like The Guvnors (2014)

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Movies similar to The Guvnors (2014): The Heavy, 44 Inch Chest, I'll Sleep When I'm Dead, Gangster No. 1, Face, Rustom, Headshot, Ill Manors, The Corrupted, Once Upon a Time in London.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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?

Headshot (2016)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama
CountryIndonesia
Duration02:21
CharactersMafia, Heroes
PlotPursuit, Confrontation, Martial Arts, Rivalry
StyleFor men

A young man washes ashore, his memory gone - but his past comes back to haunt him after he is nursed back to health and his killing ability is needed when he takes on a powerful drug lord.

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.

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.

Avengement (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:35
CharactersCriminals, Killers
PlotRevenge, The escape, Prison Break, Rivalry, Death, Martial Arts
PlacePrison
StyleAction, Tense, For men, Fascinating

While on a prison furlough, a lowly criminal evades his guards and returns to his old stomping ground to take revenge on the people who turned him into a cold blooded killer.

After (2019)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.3)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersTeens, Students, Demons
PlotLove, Relationship, Death, Ghosts
PlaceCollege, Russia
StyleBy books, Disturbing

Tessa Young is a dedicated student, dutiful daughter and loyal girlfriend to her high school sweetheart. Entering her first semester of college, Tessa's guarded world opens up when she meets Hardin Scott, a mysterious and brooding rebel who makes her question all she thought she knew about herself -- and what she wants out of life.

Yardie (2018)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genredrama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersFathers, Brothers
PlotDeath
PlaceEngland

Jamaica, 1973. When a young boy witnesses his brother’s assassination, a powerful Don gives him a home. But 10 years later, when he’s sent to London, his past catches up to him.

The Gunman (2015)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Spain, United Kingdom, France
Duration02:24
CharactersKillers, Doctors, Friends, Hired assassins, Spy, Heroes
PlotLove, Revenge, Chase, Rivalry, Skirmishes, Death, Martial Arts
StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing, For men

Eight years after fleeing the Congo following his assassination of that country's minister of mining, former assassin Jim Terrier is back, suffering from PTSD and digging wells to atone for his violent past. After an attempt is made on his life, Terrier flies to London to find out who wants him dead -- and why. Terrier's search leads him to a reunion with Annie, a woman he once loved, who is now married to an oily businessman with dealings in Africa.

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.

Green Street Hooligans: Underground (2013)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genreaction, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:34
CharactersFriends
PlotMartial Arts, Revenge, Rivalry, Death, Funeral
PlaceEngland, London
StyleExciting, Heavy, For men, Disturbing

An old firm leader returns to Green Street for Revanche after receiving a call that his little brother was killed, but is he able to cope with a new type of hooliganism and can he find his killer?

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.

Johan Falk: De 107 patrioterna (2012)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, melodrama, crime
CountrySweden, Finland, Germany
CharactersGangsters
PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Death
StyleHeavy, Exciting, Disturbing

It's a beautiful day in Slottsskogen, Gothenburg idyllic city park, when suddenly the unthinkable happens - gunfire amidst all people. Two gangsters shooting game against each other and a large police operation starts. The conflict grows rapidly to involve several gangs from Gothenburg underworld. GSI switched to try to identify a new thread which proves to be both larger and better armed than any other. The only clue is a tattoo on one of the killed gang members.

The Big I Am (2010)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersGangsters
PlotRivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, Heavy, For men, Disturbing

A cruel twist of fate catapults small time crook Mickey Skinner into the big league, as head of a brutal London gang poised on the brink of a lucrative human-trafficking deal.

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.




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