Netflix movies and series: Gritty

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271 movies and series in the gritty category

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
Zenda
A change in the leadership of a political party sparks bitter conflict and the party's division into two rival factions.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2009 | 120 minutes
The Silence
After encountering a scene of sexual violence, a woman is forced to confront traumatic experiences of abuse that have shaped her life.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2015 | 91 minutes
Metro
Disgusted by the gold-chain snatchers in his home city of Chennai, a man vows to combat the criminal menace by taking the law into his own hands.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2016 | 115 minutes
Shuddhi
An American woman on a revenge mission travels to India and befriends two journalists seeking justice for violent crimes against women.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2017 | 115 minutes
Kill the Irishman
This true crime tale charts the rise and fall of mobster Danny Greene, who faced down the Mafia to gain control of organized crime in 1970s Cleveland.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2011 | 106 minutes
Shakti: The Power
A young mother must break free of the clutches of her husband's feudal family and bring herself and her young child to safety.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2002 | 167 minutes
Fandry
Spunky, lower-caste lad Jabya falls for lovely, upper-caste Shalu. But his family's derided social position proves a stubborn stumbling block to love.
April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2014 | 102 minutes
La Piloto
Dreaming her whole life of becoming a pilot, Yolanda finds work as a flight attendant, unaware she'll soon be thrust into a drug smuggling operation.
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April 19, 2018 | Show | 2017
Daagdi Chaawl
A simple man's peaceful life is complicated when an incident brings him in contact with a gangster and launches his journey into the underworld.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2015 | 118 minutes
Pickpockets
Aspiring teen thieves learn what it takes to be successful pickpockets on the streets of Bogotá from a master in the arts of trickery and deception.
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April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2017 | 108 minutes
Amo
Amo
Despite the Philippine government's crackdown on narcotics, high schooler Joseph expands his drug running while his cop uncle profits from corruption.
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April 19, 2018 | Show | 2017
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