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'Movies Like Lucky Number Slevin': Tarantino-Esque Action/Crime

Seen everything the guru of neo-grindhouse has to offer? Then why not check out this collection of films influenced by his style. Includes 'Lock, Stock', 'Machete', and that modern homelessploitation classic 'Hobo with a Shotgun'. Who needs good taste when you have explosions, buckets of obviously fake blood, and gratuitous nudity?

'Movies Like Get Shorty': Pulp Fiction Copycats

'Seminal' is perhaps the best way to describe Quentin Tarantino's 1994 crime-caper masterpiece. It certainly spawned enough copycats in the mid/late 90s, with direct imitation giving way to subtler homages in the 2000s.

'Movies like Crash': Intersecting Story Drama

The plots are a bit high-concept, so we're better off just putting it like this: movies in the vein of 'Crash', where intersecting narratives are patched together to create a powerful mosaic. Make sure to check out 'Magnolia' if you haven't already!

'Movies Like Spring Breakers': Indie Crime Thrillers

Movies in the vein of 'Charlie Countryman': taking classic crime cinema themes and giving them a modern, indie spin. Some films are foreign, some simply under-publicized, but all are guaranteed to give you a fresh appreciation of the genre!

"Movies like Run Lola Run": Best Modern Foreign Thrillers

Ah, where to start? There are so many fantastic foreign thrillers in this collection that have slipped most people's radar. A few suggestions off the bat, check out 'A Prophet' for a challenging prison drama, 'Infernal Affairs' for a police thriller, and 'Gomorrah' for a youth drama!

'Movies Like Y Tu Mama Tambien': Powerful Portraits of Mexico

This eclectic list of films offer compelling, often haunting, portraits of 21st century Mexico, from steamy drama 'Y Tu Mama Tambien' to allegorical protest piece 'The Violin'.

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