Netflix movies and series: Gritty

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233 movies and series in the gritty category


Running Wild
A by-the-book prosecutor teams up with a rule-smashing police detective to bring down a powerful gangster with deadly connections.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2006 | 144 minutes
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Set Up
3.00
A diamond heist goes horribly wrong, and the group of friends who sought to make a fortune must instead fight for their very survival.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2011 | 84 minutes
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The Bad Batch
Banished to a wasteland of undesirables, a young woman struggles to find her feet among a drug-soaked desert society and an enclave of cannibals.
28 September 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 119 minutes
Taxi Driver
After his father dies, a young mechanic moves to the city to drive the old man’s taxi, and encounters assassins and a motley crew of urban weirdos.
21 September 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 94 minutes
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Rumble
An ex-MMA champion reduced to fixing fights in Mexico must win one last match to save his girlfriend, who's been kidnapped by the mob.
21 September 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 91 minutes
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Half Nelson
3.45
An improbable friendship between drug-addicted educator Dan Dunne and streetwise kid Drey may lead them to deliverance -- or destruction.
21 September 2017 | Movie | 2006 | 102 minutes
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
3.41
The perfect crime goes horribly wrong for brothers Andy and Hank when they botch a robbery of their parents' jewelry store.
21 September 2017 | Movie | 2007 | 116 minutes
Hard Tide
A drug dealer who's been emulating his father's successful criminal career is forced to go on the run with a young girl in this fact-based thriller.
14 September 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 79 minutes
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The Lost Brother
While settling the affairs of his murdered mother and brother, a man partners with a local thug in a life insurance scam, putting him on a dark path.
7 September 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 112 minutes
Gone Baby Gone
3.86
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.
7 September 2017 | Movie | 2007 | 113 minutes
Pekak
Desperate to escape her tyrannical father, a rebellious teen befriends a deaf drug pusher who's saving up his money for cochlear implants.
31 August 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 95 minutes
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Urban Hymn
An inspiring social worker tries to encourage a troubled teenager with a painful past to embrace her talent for singing.
17 August 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 114 minutes
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Max Manus: Man of War
3.70
During World War II, Max Manus -- who would become one of Norway's greatest war heroes -- joins the Resistance.
2 August 2017 | Movie | 2008 | 113 minutes
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Barrio de Cholos
In the slums of Tijuana, an ambitious young man struggles to break free from an oppressive life to head north of the border in pursuit of his dreams.
27 July 2017 | Movie | 2002 | 94 minutes
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City of Tiny Lights
In moody London, a burned-out sleuth sinks into a world of corruption and murderous romance when he tackles a mysterious case of a missing sex worker.
27 July 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 110 minutes
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Victor
In 1962 Brooklyn, a Puerto Rican teen who joins a gang is seduced by violence and heroin. But can his mother's love and faith in God save him?
27 July 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 109 minutes
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Sarkar
A powerful gangster disowns his son for murdering a movie star, prompting the latter to seek revenge.
3 July 2017 | Movie | 2005 | 117 minutes
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Reggie Yates Outside Man
Award-winning filmmaker Reggie Yates travels around the world tackling big issues such as gun violence, racism, gay rights and addiction.
3 July 2017 | Show | 2017
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El Capo - El Amo del Tunel
After a daring escape from prison, a powerful Mexican drug lord becomes the target of police and criminals alike in this drama inspired by "El Chapo."
3 July 2017 | Show | 2016
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Miami SWAT
In one of the toughest areas in America, Miami-Dade's Special Response Team uses deadly force to weed out dealers and gangsters on their home turf.
3 July 2017 | Show | 2009
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They Call Me Jeeg
An ex-con's world is transformed by his newfound superpowers. Criminals want him for his muscle, but a beautiful fan just wants him to do some good.
3 July 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 117 minutes
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Women Behind Bars
This reality series recounts true stories of women who have been convicted for murder, including an in-depth examination of each crime.
29 June 2017 | Show | 2010
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The Stanford Prison Experiment
Conducting a study on the psychology of incarceration, a Stanford professor assigns guard and prisoner roles to 24 male test subjects in a mock jail.
22 June 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 121 minutes
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Luck
A ruthless gambler recruits "lucky" people to participate in a high-stakes "Survivor"-type reality show ... in which the losers pay with their lives.
22 June 2017 | Movie | 2009 | 134 minutes
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Bad Guys
Reinstated to eradicate the worst crimes in the city, a detective requests the release of three convicts to enlist their help in catching the felons.
22 June 2017 | Show | 2014
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Dragonheart: Battle for the Heartfire
When the king of Brittania dies, the dragon who shares his heart must find a new ruler, but the monarch's grandchildren go to war over the throne.
15 June 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 97 minutes
War Machine
When a proud general is tasked with winning an unpopular war, he takes the challenge head-on, not knowing that hubris may be his own worst enemy.
2 June 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 122 minutes
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Southpaw
4.00
When tragedy strikes, former boxing star Billy "The Great" Hope is forced to start over. But does he still have what it takes to be a champion?
25 May 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 124 minutes
The Intent
After burgeoning criminal Gunz joins the increasingly violent TIC crew, the gang finds itself dealing with threats from all sides.
25 May 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 99 minutes
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Behzat Ç.
An Ankara homicide detective with a dark personal life and a disdain for rules and political correctness solves murders and fights police corruption.
25 May 2017 | Show | 2010
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