Movies like Corky Romano

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Corky Romano (2001)
 4.7
 13K
Corky Romano (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Corky Romano is a bumbling, simpleton, veterinarian and the youngest, outcast son of an aging gangster, named Pops Romano, who calls upon Corky to infiltrate the local FBI and retrieve and destroy evidence being used to incriminate Pops for racketeering charges.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, absurd, funny, realistic, parody, ridiculous, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fish out of water, undercover, gangsters, goofy hero, espionage, unlikely criminals, family relations, crimes, disorder, organized crime, special agents, parents and children, academy, working undercover, law enforcement, hidden identity, nothing goes right, silly humor, dishonesty, criminal heroes, stupidity, farce, mafia, dog, bandit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and parody films with plots about crimes, disorder, farce, silly humor, brutality, life philosophy and chase mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Corky Romano: Malibu's Most Wanted (2003), Big Momma's House 2 (2006), Screwed (2000), Safe Men (1998), Little Man (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, semi serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghetto, street gang, disorder, family relations, gang, partners, crimes, fish out of water, gangsters, hip hop, goofy hero, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, malibu california, south central los angeles
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100%
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cross dressing, undercover, male to female cross dressing, hidden identity, disguise, working undercover, teenage life, parents and children, investigation, law enforcement, crimes, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Big Momma's House 2 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner goes back undercover as Big Momma, a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three dysfunctional upper class kids in order to spy on their computer hacked dad.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: nanny, cross dressing, undercover, hidden identity, disguise, fbi, impersonation, computer virus, special agents, working undercover, undercover agent, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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65%
 5.6
 9K
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, fish out of water, comedy of errors, friendship, nothing goes right, vengeance, hostage, cons and scams, disorder, misfit, partners ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After her triumph at the Miss United States pageant, FBI agent Gracie Hart becomes an overnight sensation -- and the new "face of the FBI." But it's time to spring into action again when the pageant's winner, Cheryl, and emcee, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: undercover agent, kidnapping, fbi, rescue, hostage, law enforcement, race against time, ransom, special agents, working undercover, buddy cop, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, manhattan new york city, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 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, unlikely criminals, heist, hidden identity, dishonesty, criminal heroes, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.4
 54K
Little Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After leaving the prison, the dwarf criminal Calvin Sims joins to his moron brother Percy to steal an expensive huge diamond in a jewelry for the mobster Walken. They are chased by the police, and Calvin hides the stone in the purse of the executive ...
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adoption, gangsters, babies and infants, criminal, heist, married couple, criminal heroes, disorder, midget, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.9
 20K
So Undercover (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the FBI hires her to go undercover at a college sorority, Molly Morris (Miley Cyrus) must transform herself from a tough, streetwise private investigator to a refined, sophisticated university girl to help protect the daughter of a one-time ...
Style: feel good, witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, youth, college, hidden identity, working undercover, lifestyle, fbi, social relations, student life, private detective, campus, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Johnny Dangerously (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother's skyrocketing medical bills.
Style: humorous, funny, light, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, crimes, rivalry, disorder, cons and scams, dishonesty, rise to the top, goofy hero, crime boss, bandit, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1935, 1910s, 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Witless Protection (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story centers on a small-town sheriff who witnesses what he believes is a kidnapping and rushes to rescue a woman. The kidnappers turn out to be FBI agents assigned to protect her and deliver her to a big Enron-type corruption trial in Chicago ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, on the run, hidden identity, goofy hero, woman in danger, crimes, disorder, wrong place wrong time, nothing goes right, witnessing a crime, law enforcement, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.2
 21K
My Blue Heaven (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: FBI agent Barney Coopersmith is assigned to protect former Mafia figure turned informant Vincent Antonelli. In the witness protection program one is supposed to keep a low profile, but that is something that Antonelli has trouble doing. Coopersmith ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, entertaining, talky ...
Plot: gangsters, witness protection, fbi, fbi agent, hitman, witnessing a crime, fish out of water, hidden identity, small town life, district attorney, small town, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, usa, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.4
 1K
Cookie (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Cookie Voltecki (Emily Lloyd) is the illegitimate daughter of mobster Dino Capisco (Peter Falk), who has just finished thirteen years in prison. Since being released from jail, all that Dino wants is to settle some old scores, and make up for lost ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mafia, gangsters, family relations, crimes, rebel, cons and scams, teaching the ways of the world, frame up, parents and children, criminal heroes, dishonesty, illegitimate daughter ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, tokyo, california, boston, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.5
 15K
Mafia! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Takeoff on the Godfather with the son of a mafia king taking over for his dying father.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, absurd, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, mafia, gangsters, nothing goes right, goofy hero, wedding, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, stupidity, dumb, multiple storylines, adaptation ...
Time: 90s, year 1967, year 1933, year 1938
Place: las vegas, sicily, italy, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 34K
Dragnet (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: LAPD Sgt. Joe Friday -- the equally straight-laced nephew of the famous police sergeant of the same name -- is paired up with a young, freewheeling detective named Pep Streebeck. After investigating some strange robberies at the local zoo and the ...
Style: humorous, parody, satirical, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: partners, crimes, goofy hero, investigation, working undercover, chase, disguise, rescue, undercover, police detective, buddy cop, speech impediment ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Stealing Harvard (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: John and his girlfriend have vowed to marry once they save $30,000 for their dream house. But the minute they achieve their financial goal, John finds out his niece has been accepted at Harvard, and he's reminded of his promise to pay for her ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: robbery, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, crimes, cons and scams, disorder, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, money, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, harvard university, las vegas
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54%
 3.0
 3K
Lady Killers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: National Lampoon's Gold Diggers is a black comedy about two losers in their twenties, Calvin Menhoffer (Will Friedle) and Leonard Smallwood (Chris Owen), who are out to get the good life without working for it. The two young men try to rob two ...
Style: humorous, feel good, absurd, funny, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes, dishonesty, partners, buddies, friends, intrigue, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, disorder, cons and scams, loss of fortune, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Frank Drebin is persuaded out of retirement to go undercover in a state prison. There he is to find out what top terrorist, Rocco, has planned for when he escapes. Frank's wife, Jane, is desperate for a baby.. this adds to Frank's ...
Style: parody, humorous, realistic, not serious, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: farce, terrorism, undercover, race against time, master criminal, save the day, law enforcement, crimes, goofy hero, disorder, stupidity, police ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Another Stakeout (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chris and Bill are called upon for their excellent surveillance record to stakeout a lakeside home where a Mafia trial witness is believed to be heading or already hiding. Unlike their earlier _Stakeout_, this time they are accompanied by Gina ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, police investigation, disorder, fall in love, boss and employee, partners, law enforcement, goofy hero, gangsters, buddies, crimes, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Cops and Robbersons (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hard-as-nails cop Jake Stone moves in with the Robbersons so he can watch a hitman who has moved in next door. The Hitman is one thing, but can you survive the Robberson family.
Style: sitcom, realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, disorder, frame up, odd couple, goofy hero, nothing goes right, crimes, fish out of water, suburbs, police investigation, forgery, police surveillance ...
Time: 90s
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53%
Reno 911!: Miami (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A rag-tag team of Reno cops are called in to save the day after a terrorist attack disrupts a national police convention in Miami Beach during spring break. Based on the Comedy Central series.
Style: parody, realistic, humorous, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police, police investigation, incompetent police, law enforcement, fighting crime, crimes, disorder, buddies, save the day, terrorist, father son relationship, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: florida, miami, usa, miami beach
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 6K
The Crew (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.
Style: humorous, witty, funny, stylized, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, farce, unlikely criminals, hitman, vengeance, human nature, crimes, partners, dishonesty, rivalry, disorder, dark humor ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, florida, miami beach, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.5
 26K
The Man (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Special Agent Derrick Vann is a man out to get the man who killed his partner but a case of mistaken identity leads him to Andy Fidler, a salesman with too many questions and a knack of getting in Vanns way
Style: witty, funny, entertaining, intense, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mistaken identity, goofy hero, law enforcement, partners, working undercover, arms dealer, police investigation, crimes, special agents, car chase, salesman, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Holy Matrimony (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Hutterite boy must marry his late brother's wife who comes from outside the community.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Plot: on the run, disorder, nothing goes right, fish out of water, forbidden love, religions or cults, family relations, crime gone awry, crimes, unlikely criminals, down on your luck, death in the family ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, latin america, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Police Academy: Mission to Moscow (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Russians need help in dealing with the Mafia and so they seek help with the veterans of the Police Academy. They head off to Moscow, in order to find evidence against Konstantin Konali, who marketed a computer game that everyone in the world is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, mafia, undercover, police academy, commander, police investigation, chase, gangsters, crimes, video game, power relations, computer virus ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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51%
Saving Silverman (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of buddies conspire to save their best friend from marrying the wrong woman, a cold-hearted beauty who snatches him from them and breaks up their Neil Diamond cover band.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dark humor, faked death, friendship, destructive relationship, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, disorder, lovers reunited, buddies, romance, friendship between men, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Frits and Franky (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Frits & Franky find a lot of money in a car that crashes into the water. They don't know what to do with it.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: unlikely criminals, gangsters, family relations, silly humor, nothing goes right, disorder, crimes, chases and races
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.3
 1K
The Godson (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After the death of his older brother, Guiseppe "the guppy" Calzone (Kevin McDonald, "KIDS IN THE HALL") becomes head of the Calzone Mob family. His aging father (Dom DeLuise) knows his son is not cut out for the job, so he sends ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, parody
Plot: family relations, gangsters, disorder, silly humor, crimes, college, parents and children, university, satire, skeleton, mafia, organized crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Style: twists and turns, realistic, not serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, sex tape, nothing goes right, friendship, workplace, disorder, buddies, unlikely criminals, partners, stupidity, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 10K
Superfast! (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Undercover cop Lucas White joins Vin Serento's LA gang of illegal street racers. They are fast and they are furious and they plan to double cross LA crime kingpin Juan Carlos de la Sol who hides his cash in a downtown Taco Bell. The gang's ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: car chase, car race, gang, disorder, undercover, crime gone awry, goofy hero, crimes, law enforcement, criminal heroes, working undercover, bomb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After Dick Harper loses his job at Globodyne in an Enron-esque collapse, he and his wife, Jane, turn to crime in order to handle the massive debt they now face. Two intelligent people, Dick and Jane actually get pretty good at robbing people and ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, feel good, satirical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: unemployment, bankruptcy, suburbs, caper, loss of job, heist, crimes, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, down on your luck, family in crisis, scapegoat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%