Movies like Mordecai

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Mordecai (2015)
 5.5
 65K
Mordecai (2015)
Original name: Mortdecai
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Art dealer, Charles Mortdecai, searches for a stolen painting rumored to contain a secret code that gains access to hidden Nazi gold.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, melancholic, offbeat, stylized, surprise ending, neo screwball comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, escapades, chase, cons and scams, painting, art dealer, stolen painting, crimes, special agents, track down, danger, dishonesty, eccentricity, spy, husband wife relationship, debt, justice, riddles and clues, couple relations, crime, couples, chases and races, law enforcement, world spanning, profanity ...
Time: year 1945, year 1943
Place: england, london, greece, paris france, russia, los angeles, moscow russia ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, exciting and twists and turns films with plots about chase, gun, explosion, dialogue, runaway, murder and betrayal mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Mordecai: Wild Target (2010), Another 48 Hrs. (1990), The Brothers Grimsby (2016), The Tourist (2010), Brannigan (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 35K
Wild Target (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Victor Maynard is a middle-aged, solitary assassin, who lives to please his formidable mother, despite his own peerless reputation for lethal efficiency. His professional routine is interrupted when he finds himself drawn to one of his intended ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, exciting, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: hitman, apprentice, surveillance, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, reluctant partners, crime, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, danger, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Another 48 Hrs. (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the "Ice Man". Jack finds a picture that proves that the Ice Man has put a price on the head of Reggie Hammond, who is ...
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: prison, gunfight, motorcycle, bar fight, mexican standoff, drug dealer, tough cop, gas station, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), police investigation, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, ridiculous, absurd ...
Plot: spy, culture clash, stupidity, espionage, danger, farce, parody, conspiracy, deception, betrayal, secret agents, brothers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, santiago chile, uganda, northern england, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.0
 217K
The Tourist (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: American tourist Frank (Johnny Depp) meets mysterious British woman Elsie (Angelina Jolie) on the train to Venice. Romance seems to bud, but there's more to her than meets the eye. Remake of the 2005 French film "Anthony Zimmer", ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspense, exciting, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: master criminal, female spy, outsmarting, undercover agent, mysterious character, love story, tourist, femme fatale, manipulation, misled, off the grid, manipulations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, paris france, europe, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 6.2
 5K
Brannigan (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jim Brannigan is sent to London to bring back an American mobster who is being held for extradition but when he arrives he has been kidnapped which was set up by his lawyer. Brannigan in his American Irish way brings American law to the people of ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gangsters, culture clash, on the run, fish out of water, extradition, police officer, crimes, crime, police investigation, disorder, track down ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, england, chicago illinois, scotland yard, scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 17K
The Chase (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Hammond is sentenced to life in prison, but manages to escape. To get away from the police he takes a girl as hostage and drives off in her car. The girl happens to be the only daughter of one of the richest men in the state. In a while the car ...
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: car chase, hostage, chase, kidnapping, on the run, gunfight, violence, pursuit, crimes, danger, disorder, unlikely couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, california, usa, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Shanghai Surprise (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Glendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic, exotic, and even romantic quest for stolen drugs. But they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, road movie, romantic ...
Plot: american abroad, adventure, adventurer, partners, drug dealing, cons and scams, unlikely partners, romance, dishonesty, foot chase, opium, happy ending ...
Time: 80s, year 1937, 1930s
Place: china, asia, shanghai, shanghai china, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Brothers Bloom (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job – showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a ...
Style: twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, fall in love, crime gone awry, cons and scams, escapades, crimes, dishonesty, partners, family relations, adventurer, partners in crime, one last job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, mexico, greece, berlin germany, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ford "Mr. Rock n' Roll Detective" Fairlane is experiencing problems, and it's not with the opposite sex. One of them is that all the rock stars pay him with drum sticks, koala bears, food processors and bicycle shorts. Another ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, showbiz, heavy metal, mystery, law enforcement, show business, boss and employee, crimes, goofy hero, partners ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The most prominent heads of state in the world begin gathering for a conference that could have a major impact on global politics. When MI-7 receives word that the Chinese premier has become the target of some high-powered killers, it falls on ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: assassination attempt, secret agents, espionage, farce, gadget, secret agent, james bond spoof, prime minister, secret service, goofy hero, comedy of errors, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, europe, asia, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 155K
RED 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Retired C.I.A. agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, cia, secret agents, espionage, spy, on the run, race against time, mi6, exploding airplane, mercenary, chase, nuclear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, england, paris france, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 10K
Bait (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Landing in jail for a petty theft crime, Alvin finds himself sharing a cell with John Jaster, the incarcerated half of the pair of high-tech thieves responsible for the missing gold. His partner, Bristol, is still at large. Alvin wants only to get ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, bait, rivalry, law enforcement, going straight, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, betrayal, prison, ex convict, cons and scams, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
When Eight Bells Toll (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a vein similar to Bond movies, a British agent Philip Calvert is on a mission to determine the whereabouts of a ship that disappeared near the coast of Scotland.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: secret agents, undercover, ship, betrayal, pirate, espionage, secret agent, basic training, deadly, master criminal, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland, britain, scottish highlands, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Modesty Blaise (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Modesty Blaise, a secret agent whose hair color, hair style, and mod clothing change at a snap of her fingers is being used by the British government as a decoy in an effort to thwart a diamond heist. She is being set up by the feds but is wise to ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, island, spy, vengeance, master villain, crimes, cons and scams, heist, investigation, undercover, rivalry, chase ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: middle east, amsterdam, england, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 176K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: spy, chase, secret agents, undercover, couples, on the run, espionage, danger, love and romance, partners, disorder, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 942
Why Me? (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A jewel thief steals a sacred ruby which sets off a chase by the police, the Turkish government, nutty American terrorists, and the CIA.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating, absurd ...
Plot: on the run, partners, rivalry, danger, crimes, crime, cons and scams, disorder, heist, ruby, adventure, pursuit ...
Time: 80s
Place: turkey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a mysterious criminal organization plans to use nuclear weapons and technology to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and Soviet Union. CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin are ...
Style: semi serious, reboot, exciting, witty, stylized ...
Plot: reluctant partners, secret agents, spy, save the world, cold war, spies, chase, russian spy, villainess, undercover, secret service, stylish ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: italy, usa, germany, rome italy, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 72K
Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he ...
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, yacht, ocean or sea, boat, rivalry, obsessive quest, divorce, beautiful scenery, escapades, scuba diving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, spain, caribbean, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Nothing to Lose (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Advertising executive Nick Beame learns that his wife is sleeping with his employer. In a state of despair, he encounters a bumbling thief whose attempted carjacking goes awry when Nick takes him on an involuntary joyride. Soon the betrayed ...
Style: funny, buddy comedy, humorous, surprise ending, absurd ...
Plot: on the road, desert, infidelity, friends, society, social differences, rivalry, crimes, urban ghetto, dishonesty, culture clash, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 448K
Hot Fuzz (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Top London cop, PC Nicholas Angel is good. Too good. To stop the rest of his team from looking bad, he is reassigned to the quiet town of Sandford, paired with simple country cop, and everything seems quiet until two actors are found decapitated. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, cult film, absurd, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, murder, parody, arrest, new job, partner, conspiracy, village, serial killer, fish out of water, disorder, rivals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 28K
The Big Hit (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Affable hit man Melvin Smiley is constantly being scammed by his cutthroat colleagues in the life-ending business. So, when he and his fellow assassins kidnap the daughter of an electronics mogul, it's naturally Melvin who takes the fall when ...
Style: exciting, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, hitman, crimes, crime, danger, cons and scams, woman in danger, husband wife relationship, hostage, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 91K
Inherent Vice (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In Los Angeles at the turn of the 1970s, drug-fueled detective Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of an ex-girlfriend.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: private investigator, neo noir, investigation, conspiracy, missing person, crimes, uncover truth, dishonesty, woman in danger, private detective, paranoia, obsession ...
Time: 70s, 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1970 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, southern california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A group of strangers come across a man dying after a car crash who proceeds to tell them about the $350,000 he buried in California. What follows is the madcap adventures of those strangers as each attempts to claim the prize for himself.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, road movie, epic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, chase, race, on the road, money, car chase, desert, farce, adventure, group of strangers, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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That Man from Rio (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Farce, spy spoof, and adventure. Swarthy thieves ignore jewels to steal an Amazon figurine from the Museum of Man in Paris' Trocadero Palace and kidnap the world's authority on the lost Maltec civilization. Cut to Agnes, the daughter of a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, spy, daring rescue, nothing goes right, crimes, danger, escapades, romance, cons and scams, disorder, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 7K
7 Seconds (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, tough heroes, hostage, criminal heroes, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, rivalry, kidnapping, daring rescue, gangsters, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 2K
Hollow Point (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Livingston is trying to merge the Russians, Chinese and Italian gangsters into one group with huge amounts of money and power. FBI agent Susan and DEA agent Max are trying to stop them.
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, espionage, undercover, rivalry, danger, crimes, special agents, race against time, chase, crime, law enforcement, track down ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 25K
Mr. Nice Guy (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chinese chef accidentally gets involved with a news reporter who filmed a drug bust that went awry and is now being chased by gangs who are trying to get the video tape.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, chase, crimes, journalist, drug dealer, escapades, gang, karate chop, danger, bravery, assassination attempt, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: australia, new york, usa, melbourne australia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 151K
Inferno (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After waking up in a hospital with amnesia, professor Robert Langdon and a doctor must race against time to foil a deadly global plot.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, mind bending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: adventure, ancient mystery, conspiracy, religions or cults, danger, memory loss, riddles and clues, treasure hunt, museum, chases and races, race against time, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe, florence italy, florence, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 263K
The Nice Guys (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.
Style: buddy comedy, entertaining, suspense, humorous, buddy movie ...
Plot: conspiracy, private detective, pornography, father daughter relationship, party, alcoholic, single father, corruption, murder, investigation, neo noir, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 47K
Formula 51 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elmo McElroy is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula - a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to 'the 51st state.' McElroy's new product delivers a feeling 51 times more ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, culture clash, chase, gang war, crimes, crime, deadly, partners, dishonesty, cons and scams, chases and races, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 2000s
Place: england, los angeles, usa, europe, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%