Netflix movies and series: Gritty

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315 movies and series in the gritty category

Narcos: Mexico
Witness the birth of the Mexican drug war in the 1980s as a gritty new "Narcos" saga chronicles the true story of the Guadalajara cartel's ascent.
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November 19, 2018 | Show | 2018
Warrior
A war veteran plagued by guilt over his final mission teams up with his best friend's widow to infiltrate a dangerous Copenhagen biker gang.
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November 15, 2018 | Show | 2018
The Crew
After an unexpected misstep, a crew of skilled Parisian robbers find themselves forced to carry out a daring heist for a powerful crime organization.
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November 15, 2018 | Movie | 2015 | 81 minutes
Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai
Through interviews with locals, this documentary investigates the triggers and outcomes of the 2013 communal riots in the heart of Uttar Pradesh.
November 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 136 minutes
Only the Dead
Given unprecedented access to soldiers and terrorists alike, journalist Michael Ware presents an epic, uncensored, intimate account of the Iraq War.
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November 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 76 minutes
Killer Elite
In this globe-trotting thriller, a former special ops agent is forced out of retirement when his mentor is kidnapped by a ruthless criminal.
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November 12, 2018 | Movie | 2011 | 116 minutes
Girl from Nowhere
A mysterious, clever girl named Nanno transfers to different schools, exposing the lies and misdeeds of the students and faculty at every turn.
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November 7, 2018 | Show | 2018
Damnation
During the Great Depression, a stranger with a violent past poses as a preacher and rallies farmers to mount a strike in a rural Iowa community.
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November 7, 2018 | Show | 2017
Punisher: War Zone
When the Punisher -- a one-man force of vengeance -- battles a mob boss, the disfigured mafioso reemerges as a psychotic villain with a small army.
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November 7, 2018 | Movie | 2008 | 102 minutes
Paan Singh Tomar
Paan Singh Tomar goes from celebrated runner to star brigand and rebel when life after sports fails to unfold as planned.
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November 1, 2018 | Movie | 2010 | 128 minutes
Aamir
In this high-tension thriller, an anonymous caller on a cell phone threatens to harm a man's family if he doesn't carry out every order.
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November 1, 2018 | Movie | 2008 | 95 minutes
Kings
A foster mom and her houseful of kids befriend a bitter neighbor after the Rodney King verdict is handed down in 1992 Los Angeles.
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November 1, 2018 | Movie | 2017 | 86 minutes
Children of Men
In a grim future in which humans can no longer reproduce, one woman mysteriously becomes pregnant, and a conflicted bureaucrat fights to protect her.
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November 1, 2018 | Movie | 2006 | 109 minutes
United 93
Re-creating the harrowing events aboard United Airlines Flight 93 in real time, Paul Greengrass presents the devastating drama of Sept. 11, 2001.
November 1, 2018 | Movie | 2006 | 110 minutes
Jet Li's Fearless
Jet Li stars as martial arts legend Huo Yuanjia, a Chinese fighter who dreams of continuing his father's legacy and restoring pride in his nation.
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November 1, 2018 | Movie | 2006 | 102 minutes
Wild District
After surrendering to Bogotá police, an ex-guerrilla avoids prison by working undercover to investigate a ruthless enforcer of government corruption.
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October 24, 2018 | Show | 2018
FIGHTWORLD
Actor and fight enthusiast Frank Grillo travels the world, immersing himself in different fight cultures to understand their traditions and motivations.
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October 17, 2018 | Show | 2018
Lockup: Extended Stay
This documentary series offers a glimpse into the day-to-day lives of inmates and officers in detention centers all across America.
October 11, 2018 | Show | 2017
22 July
After devastating terror attacks in Norway, a young survivor, grieving families and the country rally for justice and healing. Based on a true story.
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October 11, 2018 | Movie | 2018 | 144 minutes
Kaminey
A young man pursues his dreams of wealth by breaking the law, while his twin brother tries to better his life through hard work and honesty.
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October 2, 2018 | Movie | 2009 | 128 minutes
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