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Clay Pigeons
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend, Earl kill himself because of the ongoing affair that Clay was having with the man's wife, Amanda. Feeling guilty, Clay now resists the widow when she presses him to continue with their sexual affairs. Clay inadvertently befriends a serial killer named Lester Long, who murders the widow in an attempt to "help" his "fishing buddy."
Style: dark humor, humorous, clever, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, suspense, dark, surprise ending, witty ...
Plot: serial killer, small town, murder, crime, infidelity, desert, neo noir, murder mystery, couple relations, twists & turns, police investigation, dialogue, neo-noir, investigation, stylish, corruption, violent, violence, haunted by the past, secrets, sexualized violence, betrayal, greed, vengeance, insanity ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, usa
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Snatch
Comedy, Crime
UK, USA
104 min.
 8.3
Herod's Law
Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Mexico
120 min.
 8.1
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, clever, humorous and dark humor films with plots about dialogue, mentor, twists & turns, brutality, catastrophe, storytelling and crime mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Clay Pigeons: Scotland, Pa. (2001), To Die For (1995), Novocaine (2001), Curdled (1996), Swimming with Sharks (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
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Screwed
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
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