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Boys Don't Cry (2000)
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Boys Don't Cry (2000)
Original name: Chlopaki nie placza
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One of the best Polish comedies of the late 1990's, "Boys Don't Cry" is a satirical look at the gangsters of Poland and some teens who accidentally get involved with them.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: friends, nothing goes right, crimes, crime, gangsters, prostitute, goofy hero, buddies, best friends, friendship, polish, disorder, bug, marijuana, male female relationship, father son relationship, mob boss, suitcase of money, violinist, gangster, suitcase full of money
Time: 90s
Place: europe, poland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films with plots about crimes, disorder, crime, friends, nothing goes right, buddies and partners mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Boys Don't Cry: Coyote's Morning (2001), Airbag (1997), 9 Dead Gay Guys (2002), Wise Guys (1986), The ComDads (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Coyote's Morning (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kuba, a young cartoon artist who works as a waiter at sophisticated parties, falls in love with beautiful Noemi and accidentally gets involved in gangster affairs
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: true love, love affair, couples, life is a bitch, romance, crimes, artists and showbiz, gangsters, unlikely couple, down on your luck, criminal organization, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, poland
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100%
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Airbag (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Portugal, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Mommy's boy Juantxo is engaged. Dragged to the party by his friends Konradin and Paco, he loses his expensive wedding ring inside the body of a prostitute. Mafioso whorehouse owner Villambrosa finds the ring. Meanwhile Villambrosa's rival ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, road movie, absurd, offbeat ...
Plot: gangsters, unlikely criminals, buddies, partners, disorder, prostitute, crimes, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, crime, car chase, absurdism ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
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53%
9 Dead Gay Guys (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story of two lads from Belfast as they stumble their way through the London gay underworld in search of 'gainful employment'. This being the offering of sexual favours to older gay men in order to subsidise their respective giros. 9 ...
Style: dark humor, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, amateur detective, buddies, dishonesty, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, nothing goes right, cons and scams, friendship, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, ireland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Wise Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, gambling, gangsters, hitman, mafia, buddies, frame up, dishonesty, partners, goofy hero, crimes, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The ComDads (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unable to find her runaway son, a woman deceives two of her ex-lovers from her youth, a mild-mannered teacher and a tough journalist, that each is the real father in order to obtain their help.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: odd couple, dishonesty, cons and scams, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, teenage life, partners, disappearance, family conflict, on the road, crime investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Mystics (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy about two old-time conmen who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor
Plot: cons and scams, elderly, partners, buddies, golden years, nothing goes right, crimes, seance, scam, gangsters, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
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Grilled (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two meat salesmen (Romano, James) will stop at nothing to get a sale.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, farce, hitman, buddies, dishonesty, disorder, friendship, workplace situations, criminal's revenge, falling in love, fall in love, cooking and food ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Shut Up and Shoot  Me (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Colin Frampton is an Englishman who never stops worrying, not even on holiday in Prague. When Colin's wife is accidentally squashed by a statue, he decides that he can't face life without her. So Colin bribes Pavel to help him die. An ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hitman, partners, deadly, misfit, gangsters, criminal heroes, reunion, friendship, goofy hero, love and romance, crimes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Holy Water (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but now offers little by way of employment for its people, and its decline seems inexorable. When local Postie, Podger Byrnes, comes up with a plan to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: heist, disorder, comedy of errors, crimes, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, social relations, friends, village life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Killer (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An innocent cab driver is mistaken for a contract killer and imprisoned. Soon, he is sprung by a mob boss who needs "Killer" for a few more jobs.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, exciting, realistic
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, mafia, crimes, danger, gangsters, crime, unlikely criminals, false arrest, polish, taxi, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Madea Goes to Jail (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At long last, Madea returns to the big screen in TYLER PERRY'S MADEA GOES TO JAIL. This time America's favorite irreverent, pistol-packin' grandmomma is raising hell behind bars and lobbying for her freedom...Hallelujer!
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: prison, confined, prison life, farce, friendship, disorder, nothing goes right, goofy hero, drugs/alcohol, fish out of water, elderly, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 217
Small Time (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ben is a small-time gangster who gets the opportunity to earn a lot of money. His boss sends him to a remote ranch with bag full of drugs and orders him to wait for the buyer. But the routine drug deal turns to disaster because of Ben’s ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: prostitute, desert, gangsters, drug dealing, crime gone awry, farm, criminal heroes, crimes, nothing goes right, crime, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Hollywood Sign (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: hollywood, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, disorder, dishonesty, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.6
 985
Remote Control (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Iceland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Since his mother wants to watch TV, Axel, a young auto-mechanic, must recover her remote control, accidentally taken by his punk sister Maja. During his quest, he becomes involved in the conflict between Moli, the liquor smuggler, and Aggi, a night ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, realistic, cult film
Plot: farce, missing person, disorder, nothing goes right, gangsters, crimes, crime, rock, gang, club, dam, matador ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 477
Two Tough Guys (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two botcher killers, Paco and Alex carry out a crime caper. Later on, they are joined by Tatiana - ​a young whore, who shows great love for Alex. In pursuing its objective the losers will face a group of murderers, a butcher with dark business, a ...
Style: humorous, rough, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: goofy hero, on the run, hitman, tough heroes, deadly, buddies, partners, danger, gangsters, crimes, stupidity, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ricky, Julian and Bubbles are about to get out of jail, and this time, Julian vows to go straight, even open a legit business. Soon the Boys will all be rich. At least that's what they've told the parole board. But when they arrive back at ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, marijuana, buddies, crimes, friends, heist, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, society, misfit, collision, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, brutal, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, crimes, gangsters, criminal's revenge, rivalry, friendship, organized crime, gang war, dishonesty, criminal heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
I Can Quit Whenever I Want (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A university researcher is fired because of the cuts to university. To earn a living he decides to produce drugs recruiting his former colleagues, who despite their skills are living at the margins of society.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, crimes, disorder, crime, drugs/alcohol, chemistry, explorer, gang
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Doing Time (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Times are hard for habitual guest of Her Majesty Norman Stanley Fletcher. The new prison officer, Beale, makes MacKay look soft and what's more, an escape plan is hatching from the cell of prison godfather Grouty and Fletcher wants no part of ...
Style: realistic, clever, semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: prison, confined, troublemaker, partners, disorder, buddies, anti heroes, nothing goes right, intrigue, anti hero, prison life, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: street gang, partners, disorder, fish out of water, family relations, gang, crime, crimes, gangsters, hip hop, ghetto, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Quick Change (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless robbery. The only thing left for the trio to do is make their getaway out ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, absurd, witty ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, friendship, nothing goes right, disorder, buddies, partners, friends, cons and scams, crime, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
 2K
All for One (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Four rogues, who were best friends as kids, have one big problem: they're sitting on both sides of the law. Martin is a policeman, while Nikolai, Ralf, and Timo can't distinguish between personal possessions and the possessions of others! ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: heist, cons and scams, nothing goes right, working undercover, dishonesty, law enforcement, buddies, partners, disorder, unlikely partners, crime, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
We're Talkin' Serious Money (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple of bumbling con men go on the lam when they can't repay a loan from the mob.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: sting operation, politician, mafia, scam, bandit, law enforcement, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, best friends, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.8
 8K
Screwed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, crime gone awry, friendship, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, fish out of water, vengeance, misfit, disorder, partners, hostage, odd couple ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
High Rolling in a Hot Corvette (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two fun-loving carnival workers take a vacation with the hope of finding plenty of sex and drugs. Their "quest" is fulfilled when they encounter a dope-peddler and two exotic nightclub dancers.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Plot: on the road, womanizer, heist, partners, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, crimes, adventure, crime, looking for sex, drug dealing ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Amos & Andrew (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Andrew Sterling (Samuel L. Jackson), a successful black urbanite writer, buys a vacation home on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After surrounding his home with armed men, Chief Tolliver (Dabney Coleman) realizes ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, light ...
Plot: island, racism, mistaken identity, crimes, interracial relations, crime, bad cop, social differences, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, resort, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A card shark and his unwillingly-enlisted friends need to make a lot of cash quick after losing a sketchy poker match. To do this they decide to pull a heist on a small-time gang who happen to be operating out of the flat next door.
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, witty, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, disorder, nothing goes right, heist, crime gone awry, dishonesty, buddies, criminal heroes, crime, chaos and mayhem, partners, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 3K
Safe Men (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two untalented singers are mistaken for a pair of major league safe crackers in Providence, Rhode Island. The two are pressed into service by the local hoodlums and quickly find themselves in conflict with their professional colleagues. Romantic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, buddy comedy, absurd ...
Plot: safecracker, mistaken identity, cons and scams, organized crime, comedy of errors, crimes, crime, unlikely criminals, heist, dishonesty, goofy hero, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 268
On the Run (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Portugal, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Albert is an introverted travel agent living a lonely life in New York. When Louie, his best friend from childhood, appears having just escaped from prison, Albert's quiet existence is permanently disrupted. what ensues is one long, crazy night ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting ...
Plot: escape, prison, best friends, vampire, friendship, urban, partners, disorder, on the run, friends, nothing goes right, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 3K
Another You (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: George has been in a mental hospital for 3 years and is finally ready to go out into the real world again. Eddie Dash, a dedicated con-man, is supposed to keep him out of trouble, but when people begin to recognize George as the missing millionaire ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sanitarium, duo, con artists, gambling, fish out of water, manipulation, crime gone awry, femme fatale, friendship, odd couple, misfit, forgery ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%