Keyword gritty Movies

Naked 7.5

1993 Comedy, Drama

Johnny flees Manchester for London, to avoid a beating from the family of a girl he has raped. There he finds an old girlfriend, and spends some time homeless, spending much of his time ranting at strangers, and…

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Badlands 7.5

1973 Crime, Drama

Dramatization of the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of the 1950s, in which a teenage girl and her twenty-something boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and several others in the Dakota badlands.

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Henry V 7.4

1989 War, Drama, History, Action, Romance

Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.

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The Driver 7.1

1978 Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

The Driver specializes in driving getaway cars for robberies. His exceptional talent has prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police a self-assured detective makes it his…

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Bullitt 7.0

1968 Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Senator Walter Chalmers is aiming to take down mob boss Pete Ross with the help of testimony from the criminal's hothead brother Johnny, who is in protective custody in San Francisco under the watch of police lieutenant…

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Drugstore Cowboy 7.1

1989 Crime, Drama

Bob and his friends Dianne, Rick and Nadine have been drug addicts for years and live from one high to the next. Gus Van Sant attempts to show an intimate look into the lives of heroin addicts with his film Drugstore…

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Get Carter 7.0

1971 Crime, Thriller

Michael Caine is Jack Carter, a small-time hood working in London. When word reaches him of his brothers death, he travels to Newcastle to attend the funeral. Refusing to accept the police report of suicide, Carter…

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The Friends of Eddie Coyle 7.5

1973 Crime, Drama

Eddie's friends are numerous, but the term friends is suspect. As a small time hood Eddie is about to go back to jail. In order to escape this fate he deals information on stolen guns to the feds. Simultaneously…

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The Hill 7.6

1965 Drama, War

North Africa, World War II. British soldiers on the brink of collapse push beyond endurance to struggle up a brutal incline. It's not a military objective. It's The Hill, a manmade instrument of torture, a tower…

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The Offence 7.0

1973 Crime, Drama

A burned-out British police detective finally snaps while interrogating a suspected child molester.

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The Set-Up 6.8

1949 Crime, Drama

Stoker Thompson is a 35-year-old has-been boxer. His once-promising fighting career has come crashing to the end. Tiny, Stoker's manager, is sure he will continue to lose fights, so he takes money for a "dive" from…

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Fat City 7.0

1972 Drama

Two men, working as professional boxers, come to blows when their careers each begin to take opposite momentum.

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The Detective 6.3

1968 Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Police detective Joe Leland investigates the murder of a homosexual man. While investigating, he discovers links to official corruption in New York City in this drama that delves into a world of sex and drugs.

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Série noire 6.3

1979 Drama, Crime

Franck Poupart is a slightly neurotic door-to-door salesman in a sinister part of Paris' suburbs. He meets Mona, a teenager, who's been made a prostitute by her own aunt. Franck would like to change his life and…

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Hickey & Boggs 6.5

1972 Crime

Two veteran private eyes trigger a criminal reign of terror with their search for a missing girl.

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Aster and Sidney 0.0

2016 Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller

Aster and Sidney are survivors. What destroyed their world is unknown, but what keeps them alive is a constant state of vigilance. Former strangers, they have bonded together against the threat of those who would…

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Adam's Rib 4.8

1990 Drama, Comedy

In a small urban flat, grandma, mom, and two daughters live in partial harmony. Grandma is bed-ridden and mute, but rings a bell above her head. Her daughter Nina, a museum docent, misses male friendship and both…

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Badge 373 5.5

1973 Thriller, Crime, Drama

When his partner is killed, tough Irish detective Eddie Ryan (Robert Duvall) vows to avenge the death, whatever the cost. As he begins unraveling clues, his behavior becomes so outrageous that he's obliged to turn…

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Two Wrongs 5.0

Action, Thriller

A short film about revenge and gangs in the streets of Manchester, England.

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Terminal Bar - The Garbage Can 0.0

2012 Documentary

Fourth short film in Stefan Nadelman's look at the time his father spent at The Terminal Bar in NYC. This time Nadelman shows the pictures he took of the garbage can directly outside which serves as yet another…

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