Movies Most Similar to WUSA (1970)

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The Drowning Pool (1975)

Starring: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Anthony Franciosa, Murray Hamilton
Duration: 1h 48mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

The Drowning Pool is a 1975 American neo-noir thriller film directed by Stuart Rosenberg, and based upon Ross Macdonald's novel of the same name.
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Panther (1995)

Starring: Kadeem Hardison, Bokeem Woodbine, Joe Don Baker, Courtney B. Vance
Duration: 2h 3mins
Genres: Drama

Panther is a 1995 cinematic adaptation of Melvin Van Peebles's novel Panther, produced and directed by Mario Van Peebles.
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Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored (1995)

Starring: Al Freeman Jr., Phylicia Rashad, Leon, Paula Kelly
Duration: 1h 55mins
Genres: Drama, Romance

The film takes place in Glen Allan, Mississippi, during the mid-20th century.
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Steal This Movie (2000)

Starring: Vincent D'Onofrio, Janeane Garofalo, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Kevin Pollak
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Romance

Steal This Movie! is a 2000 American biographical film directed by Robert Greenwald and written by Bruce Graham, based on two books: To America with Love: Letters From the Underground by Anita and Abbie Hoffman and Abbie Hoffman: American Rebel by Marty Jezer.
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Absence of Malice (1981)

Starring: Paul Newman, Sally Field, Bob Balaban, Melinda Dillon
Duration: 1h 56mins
Genres: Drama, Romance, Thriller

Miami liquor wholesaler Michael Gallagher (Paul Newman), who is the son of a deceased criminal, awakes one day to find himself a front-page story in the local newspaper, indicating that he is being investigated in the disappearance and presumed murder of a local longshoremen's union official, Joey Diaz.
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The Adventurers (1970)

Starring: Charles Aznavour, Alan Badel, Candice Bergen, Thommy Berggren
Duration: 2h 29mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama

Dax Xenos, a ten-year old boy in the South American country of Corteguay, witnesses the rape and murder of his mother by government soldiers and runs to his father, Jaime, who is with a band of revolutionaries.
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Lovin' Molly (1974)

Genres: Drama, Romance

Over a span of nearly 40 years, Gid and Johnny, a pair of Texas farm boys, compete for the affections of Molly Taylor, a free spirit who cares for both of them.
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Focus (2001)

Starring: William H. Macy, Laura Dern, David Paymer, Meat Loaf
Duration: 1h 46mins
Genres: Drama, Romance

In the waning months of World War II, a man is mistakenly identified as a Jew by his antisemitic Brooklyn neighbors.
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In My Country (2004)

Starring: Juliette Binoche, Samuel L. Jackson, Brendan Gleeson, Menzi Ngubane
Duration: 1h 45mins
Genres: Drama, Romance

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The Strawberry Statement (1970)

Starring: Bruce Davison, Kim Darby, Bud Cort, Murray MacLeod
Duration: 1h 49mins
Genres: Drama, Romance

Simon, a student at a fictional university in San Francisco is indifferent to the student protests around him, until walking in on a naked woman in his dormitory roommate's bed.
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Daniel (1983)

Starring: Timothy Hutton, Mandy Patinkin, Lindsay Crouse, Edward Asner
Duration: 2h 10mins
Genres: Drama

The fictionalized story of Daniel, the son of Paul and Rochelle Isaacson, who were executed as Soviet spies in the 1950s.
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Interview with the Assassin (2002)

Starring: Dylan Haggerty, Raymond J. Barry, Renee Faia, Kelsey Kemper
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Drama

An unemployed cameraman, Ron Kobeleski (Haggerty), is asked by his reclusive neighbor, a retired Marine named Walter Ohlinger (Barry) who has been diagnosed with terminal cancer, to document a startling confession: that he, not Lee Harvey Oswald, killed President John F.
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The Great White Hope (1970)

Starring: James Earl Jones, Jane Alexander, Lou Gilbert, Joel Fluellen
Duration: 1h 43mins
Genres: Drama, Romance, Sport

Set between 1910 and 1915, the story follows Jack Jefferson, patterned after real-life boxer Jack Johnson, going on a hot streak of victories in the boxing ring as he defeats every white boxer around.
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Jungle Fever (1991)

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Annabella Sciorra, Spike Lee, Ossie Davis
Duration: 2h 12mins
Genres: Drama, Romance

Flipper Purify (Wesley Snipes), a successful and happily married architect from Harlem, is married to Drew (Lonette McKee), a buyer at Bloomingdales.
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Crimes of Passion (1984)

Starring: Kathleen Turner, Anthony Perkins, Bruce Davison, Gordon Hunt
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Drama, Romance, Thriller

Bobby Grady is an ordinary middle-class electronics store owner who occasionally moonlights doing surveillance work.