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17 Movies Like Motherless Brooklyn (2019)

The Little Things (2021) poster

1 The Little Things (2021) ★ 6.3

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Kern County Deputy Sheriff Joe Deacon is sent to Los Angeles for what should have been a quick evidence-gathering assignment. Instead, he becomes embroiled in the search for a serial killer who is terrorizing the city.
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2 The Irishman (2019) ★ 7.8

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Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran is a man with a lot on his mind. The former labor union high official and hitman, learned to kill serving in Italy during the Second World War. He now looks back on his life and the hits that defined his mob career, maintaining connections with the Bufalino crime family. In particular, the part he claims to have played in the disappearance of his life-long friend, Jimmy Hoffa, the former president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, who mysteriously vanished in late July 1975 at the age of 62.
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3 Fracture (2007) ★ 7.2

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An attorney intending on climbing the career ladder toward success finds an unlikely opponent in a manipulative criminal he is trying to prosecute.
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4 Suburbicon (2017) ★ 5.7

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As a 1950s suburban community self-destructs, a home invasion has sinister consequences for one seemingly normal family.
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5 Mystic River (2003) ★ 7.9

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The lives of three men who were childhood friends are shattered when one of them has a family tragedy.
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6 Changeling (2008) ★ 7.7

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Los Angeles, 1928. Single mother Christine Collins (Angelina Jolie) returns from work to find her nine-year-old son Walter (Gattlin Griffith) gone. She calls the L.A.P.D. to initiate a search. Five months later, a boy is found in Illinois who fits the description, and he says he's her son. To fanfare and photos, the L.A.P.D. reunite mother and son, but she insists he's not her boy. The cops dismiss her as either a liar or hysterical. When she joins a minister in his public criticism of the Police, they in turn use government power to silence and intimidate her. Meanwhile, a cop goes to a dilapidated ranch to find a Canadian lad who's without legal status; the youth tells a grisly tale. There's redress for murder; is there redress for abuse of power?
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7 The Good Liar (2019) ★ 6.7

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Consummate con man Roy Courtnay has set his sights on his latest mark: the recently widowed Betty McLeish, worth millions. But this time, what should have been a simple swindle escalates into a cat-and-mouse game with the ultimate...
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8 Sin City (2005) ★ 8.0

An exploration of the dark and miserable Basin City and three of its residents, all of whom are caught up in violent corruption.
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9 Memento (2000) ★ 8.4

Leonard Shelby is exquisitely and expensively dressed, drives a brand-new Jaguar, but lives in cheap motels. His goal in life is to find his wife's killer. His problem is a rare form of amnesia, a loss of short memory, remembering everything before the murder, he does not remember what happened fifteen minutes ago.

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L.A. Confidential (1997) poster

10 L.A. Confidential (1997) ★ 8.2

As corruption grows in 1950s Los Angeles, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.
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11 Angel Heart (1987) ★ 7.3

Harry Angel has a new case: to find a man called Johnny Favorite. Except things aren't quite that simple, and Johnny doesn't want to be found. Let's just say that, amongst the period detail and beautiful scenery, it all gets really, really nasty.
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12 Brick (2005) ★ 7.2

A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.
Devil in a Blue Dress (1995) poster

13 Devil in a Blue Dress (1995) ★ 6.7

It is 1948 in LA and Ezikeal "Easy" Rawlins, an African-American World War II veteran, is looking for work. At his friend's bar, he is introduced to a white man, DeWitt Albright, who is looking for someone to help him find a missing white woman assumed to be hiding somewhere in LA's Black community. This woman, Daphne Monet, happens to be the fiancée of a wealthy "blue blood," Todd Carter, who is currently the favorite in the city's mayoralty race. Daphne Monet is known to frequent the Black jazz clubs in LA. Easy, innocently, accepts Albright's offer; however, he quickly finds himself amidst murder, crooked cops, ruthless politicians, and brutalizing hoodlums. This is a Chandler-esque "who-done-it" with an African-American theme.
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14 The Gentlemen (2019) ★ 7.8

An American expat tries to sell off his highly profitable marijuana empire in London, triggering plots, schemes, bribery and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him.
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15 All the Money in the World (2017) ★ 6.8

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The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

All the Money in the World (2017) is on #15 spot of movies related to Motherless Brooklyn (2019). All the Money in the World (2017) was released in 2017, made by Ridley Scott and has average rating 6.8 in 2022. Main stars of the All the Money in the World (2017) film are: Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg.

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16 Dark Waters (2019) ★ 7.6

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A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

Dark Waters (2019) film was made by . Main stars of the movie: Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins. You can find Dark Waters (2019) in the the next genre categories: Biography, Drama, History and Dark Waters (2019) has average rating 7.6, according to Screench user votes.

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17 The Two Jakes (1990) ★ 6.1

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After the war, L.A. private eye Jake Gittes is hired by realtor Jake Berman. He proves the infidelity of Berman's wife Kitty and sets up a way for her to be caught in the act. At the rendezvous, Berman shoots the co-respondent who turns out to be his business partner. Gittes finds himself in the middle of a complicated web, under pressure from all sides for a wire recording of the fatal encounter. He then realises that the land the partners were developing was once an orange grove connected with a case that he has never quite gotten over.

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