Netflix movies and series: Gritty

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277 movies and series in the gritty category

Spring Breakers
After four college girls rob a restaurant to fund their spring break in Florida, they get entangled with a weird dude with his own criminal agenda.
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July 15, 2018 | Movie | 2012 | 94 minutes
Aram, Aram
Newly orphaned Aram leaves Beirut to live with his grandfather in Los Angeles, and overwhelmed by culture shock, he falls prey to an Armenian gang.
July 14, 2018 | Movie | 2015 | 79 minutes
Gone Baby Gone
When a 4-year-old girl vanishes from a rough Boston neighborhood and cops offer little help, her family hires two private detectives to find answers.
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July 14, 2018 | Movie | 2007 | 113 minutes
Blue Valentine
As Cindy and Dean muddle through their languishing marriage, they hearken back to the golden days when life was filled with possibility and romance.
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July 14, 2018 | Movie | 2010 | 112 minutes
Sacred Games
A link in their pasts leads an honest cop to a fugitive gang boss, whose cryptic warning spurs the officer on a quest to save Mumbai from cataclysm.
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July 14, 2018 | Show | 2018
The Skin of the Wolf
An animal trapper living in an abandoned mountain town in northern Spain seeks to resolve his loneliness by securing a wife.
July 14, 2018 | Movie | 2018 | 110 minutes
The Land
Four Cleveland teens dream of escaping inner-city poverty and becoming pro skateboarders, but a car heist puts them on the radar of a local queenpin.
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July 1, 2018 | Movie | 2016 | 101 minutes
We Own the Night
In 1980s Brooklyn, two brothers struggle to keep each other safe even though one is a cop and the other manages a nightclub for Russian gangsters.
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July 1, 2018 | Movie | 2007 | 117 minutes
Recovery Boys
In a region ravaged by opioid abuse, four young men in a farming-based rehab forge a bond as they try to reinvent their lives after years of addiction.
June 29, 2018 | Documentaries | 2018 | 89 minutes
Shaitan
When they're blackmailed after a hit-and-run, a troubled rich girl and her wild friends stage a fake kidnapping with a plan to collect the ransom.
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June 20, 2018 | Movie | 2011 | 126 minutes
Lockup: Raw
Along with previously unseen footage, the film crew for this series shares their behind-the-scenes experiences capturing life within prison walls.
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May 28, 2018 | Show | 2017
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
This edgy police procedural follows members of the Special Victims Unit as they investigate sexual offenses such as rape, incest and pedophilia.
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May 11, 2018 | Show | 2016
Safe
After his teenage daughter goes missing, a widowed surgeon in an affluent neighborhood begins unearthing dark secrets about the people closest to him.
May 10, 2018 | Show | 2018
The Rain
Six years after a brutal virus wipes out most of Scandinavia's population, two siblings join a band of young survivors seeking safety -- and answers.
May 5, 2018 | Show | 2018
Forgive Us Our Debts
Threatened by creditors, a newly unemployed man agrees to work for a debt collector, but soon discovers his deal with the devil has unexpected costs.
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May 4, 2018 | Movie | 2018 | 104 minutes
Ajji
When her small granddaughter is sexually assaulted by a powerful man and no justice is served, a poor, frail old woman plots her violent revenge.
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May 1, 2018 | Movie | 2017 | 104 minutes
The Bourne Ultimatum
In this third Jason Bourne film, the trained assassin travels the globe on a quest to reconstruct his past -- and thus clear the way for his future.
May 1, 2018 | Movie | 2007 | 115 minutes
Black Lightning
School principal and retired superhero Jefferson Pierce leaps back into action as the legendary Black Lightning after a gang threatens his family.
April 25, 2018 | Show | 2018
Lockup: Chain Linked
This documentary series tells the stories of various incarcerated inmates through behind-the scenes footage and deep-dives into different prisons.
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April 24, 2018 | Show | 2017
Lalbaug Parel: Zali Mumbai Sonyachi
Industrial workers struggle against the greed of their employers and the apathy of the government toward the conditions in which they live and work.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2010 | 145 minutes
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Stray Bullet
In 2014,12-year-old Genesis Rincon was fatally shot while riding her scooter. Those linked to the tragedy reflect on justice and the cycle of violence.
Tahaan
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