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Black Cat, White Cat (1998)
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Black Cat, White Cat (1998)
Original name: Crna mačka, beli mačor
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Austria, Greece
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Matko is a small time hustler, living by the Danube with his 17 year old son Zare. After a failed business deal he owes money to the much more successful gangster Dadan. Dadan has a sister, Afrodita, that he desperately wants to see get married so they strike a deal: Zare is to marry her.
Style: surreal, witty, dark humor, offbeat, captivating, realistic, semi serious, humorous, colourful, melancholic ...
Plot: debt, cat, corruption, smuggling, arranged marriage, loan, deal, gypsy, ethnic, nothing goes right, music, gangsters, crimes, thief, young woman, friends, girlfriend, couple relations, betrayal, partners, deception, fall in love, dams cliffs canyons and bridges, farce, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, yugoslavia, serbia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, clever and semi serious films with plots about gangsters, storytelling, dialogue, brutality, mentor, catastrophe and runaway mostly in Comedy, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Black Cat, White Cat: Time of the Gypsies (1988), Arlette (1997), Feeling Minnesota (1996), Mickey Blue Eyes (1999), Ariel (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Time of the Gypsies (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In this luminous tale set in the former Yugoslavia, Perhan, an engaging young Romany with telekinetic powers, is seduced by the quick-cash world of petty crime that threatens to destroy him and those he loves.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: pregnancy, paranormal phenomena, telekinesis, gypsy, ethnic, coming of age, vengeance, teenage life, family disapproval, eccentric family, siblings relations, village life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, yugoslavia, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 613
Arlette (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An actor owes big bucks to the Vegas mob. He's all set to pay them off; he's conned a rich widow into marrying him. But the mobsters blow his cover because they need him for a different scam. The lost heiress to a Vegas casino fortune has ...
Style: humorous, captivating, romantic, touching, sincere ...
Plot: cons and scams, couple relations, romance, fall in love, gambling, seduction, waitress, inheritance, theme park, gangsters, dishonesty, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, usa, europe, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Feeling Minnesota (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam Clayton's (Vincent D'Onofrio) marriage to ex-stripper Freddie (Cameron Diaz) comes about when she's strong-armed into the match by Red (Delroy Lindo), a club proprietor who once did her a favor. But Freddie falls in love with ...
Style: clever, talky, dark humor, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, corruption, stripper, wedding, gangsters, romance, love, estrangement, accountant, opposites attract, lovers on the run, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, minnesota, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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: humorous, exciting, dark humor, witty, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, disorder, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, dishonesty, buddies, crime, chaos and mayhem, crimes, friends, partners, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mafia, fbi, marriage proposal, mistaken identity, crime, romance, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, crimes, couple relations, comedy of errors ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.6
 5K
Ariel (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Taisto Kasurinen is a Finnish coal miner whose father has just committed suicide and who is framed for a crime he did not commit. In jail, he starts to dream about leaving the country and starting a new life. He escapes from prison but things ...
Style: stylized, witty, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: prisoner, prison, falling in love, disorder, hopes, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, nothing goes right, romance, down on your luck, love and romance, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
Place: finland, seaport, europe, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.8
 21K
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A professional hit man and hit woman fall in love, only to discover that they have each been hired to kill the other.
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, cynical, atmospheric ...
Plot: hitman, betrayal, female killer, gangsters, crime, romance, danger, love and romance, power relations, family relations, criminal heroes, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, california, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Two If by Sea (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank O'Brien, a petty thief, and his 7-year-long girlfriend Roz want to put an end to their unsteady lifestyle and just do that last job, which involves stealing a valuable painting. Frank takes Roz to an island on the coast of New England, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: thief, seasickness, island, painting, romance, heist, crime, crimes, cons and scams, nothing goes right, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Married to the Mob (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world. When her husband is killed for having an affair with the mistress of mob boss Tony "The Tiger" Russo, Angela and her son depart ...
Style: humorous, clever, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Plot: starting over, hitman, murder, fbi, gangsters, crime, romance, special agents, love and romance, couple relations, against the rules, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.2
 42K
Extract (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The owner of a factory that produces flavor extracts, Joel Reynold seems to have it all, but really doesn't. What's missing is sexual attention from his wife, Suzie. Joel hatches a convoluted plan to get Suzie to cheat on him, thereby ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, satirical, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, business, workplace, workplace situations, family problems, disorder, nothing goes right, unsupportive coworkers, boss and employee, friends, factory, factory worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Johnny Stecchino (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Good hearted but not very wordly-wise, Dante is happy driving the school bus for a group of mentally handicapped children, while feeling he is somehow missing out on life and love. So he is very excited when after nearly being knocked down by her ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: mistaken identity, bus driver, mafia, misfit, bus, cons and scams, lookalikes, nothing goes right, love and romance, goofy hero, crime, switching roles ...
Time: 90s
Place: sicily, italy, europe, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Lucky Numbers (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Russ Richards is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal the TV station's lotto ball girl to rig the state lottery drawing. The numbers come up right, but ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: lottery, weatherman, small town, tv station, criminal heroes, crime, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, couple relations, cons and scams, sexualized violence, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.5
 3K
After You (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Antoine is a maitre d' in a Paris brasserie, Chez Jean, and is so full of being of service to others that he can't say 'no'. Late for dinner with his girlfriend, Christine, he takes a shortcut home through the park but finds a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, love triangle, restaurant, love, romance, love and romance, nothing goes right, couple relations, hanging, couples, fall in love, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.5
 42K
Buffalo '66 (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Billy is released after five years in prison. In the next moment, he kidnaps teenage student Layla and visits his parents with her, pretending she is his girlfriend and they will soon marry.
Style: dark humor, talky, clever, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: kidnapping, bowling, prison, blackmail, debt, dancer, football, ex convict, alienation, gambling, bathtub, strip club ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.
Style: dark humor, talky, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, crime, kidnapping, crime gone awry, crimes, screenwriter, dishonesty, partners in crime, mob boss, dog, gangster, thief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1975, year 1963, year 1954 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Shooting Fish (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two con artists (Dan Futterman, Stuart Townsend) hire an unwitting medical-school student (Kate Beckinsale) as a secretary for their latest scam.
Style: clever, witty, cynical, realistic, biting ...
Plot: dishonesty, love triangle, friendship, chase, hospital, liar, nightclub, thief, parole, scam, wealth, business ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: medical school, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 48K
Heartbreakers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Max and Page are a brilliant mother/daughter con team who have their grift down to a fine science. Max targets wealthy, willing men and marries them. Page then seduces them, and Max catches her husband in the act. Then it's off to palimony city ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: cons and scams, dishonesty, manipulation, manipulations, parents and children, love and romance, mother daughter relationship, farce, criminal heroes, hidden identity, frame up, one last job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Kicked in the Head (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Redmond is a young guy who can't find what to do with his life. When his uncle Sam gives him the bag to deliver to some uptown connection he fails to do so and it gets them in trouble with Jack, low-key criminal. After that tough guy Stretch ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, light ...
Plot: self discovery, gangsters, gambling, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, twentysomething life, crimes, siblings relations, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Muggers (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two medical students find themselves dangerously indebted to a sadistic loan shark, they become embroiled in an illicit black-market organ transplant scam in order to save their lives. 'Muggers' is a twisted, hilarious, pitch-black ...
Style: realistic, dark humor, humorous, semi serious
Plot: doctor, nurse, medical student, crimes, love and romance, crime, vengeance, gambling, cooking and food, unlikely criminals, doctors and patients, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Scotland, Pa. (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has much smarter. Pat believes she could do better with the place than their boss Norm is doing, so she plans to usurp Norm, convincing ...
Style: clever, humorous, dark humor, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: restaurant, murder, shakespeare, crime gone awry, small town, crime, parody, police detective, farce, comedy of errors, rock, hippie ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century, 1930s
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia, pennsylvania, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Small Time Crooks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Style: witty, humorous, talky, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: bank robbery, cheating, unlikely criminals, crime, cons and scams, overnight success, couple relations, love and romance, disorder, bank robber, criminal, restaurant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.3
 709K
Snatch (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The second film from British director Guy Ritchie. Snatch tells an obscure story similar to his first fast-paced crazy character-colliding filled film “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.” There are two overlapping stories here – one is the ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, exciting, slang ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, cons and scams, gambling, criminal heroes, disorder, crime gone awry, master criminal, bet, boxing, nothing goes right, dimwit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: london, europe, antwerp, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Whole Nine Yards (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mobster named Jimmy the Tulip agrees to cooperate with an FBI investigation in order to stay out of prison; he's relocated by the authorities to a life of suburban anonymity as part of a witness protection program. It's not long before a ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mafia, hitman, murder, fish out of water, farce, crime, comedy of errors, unlikely partners, opposites attract, love affair, misfit, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada, usa, montreal, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.1
 97K
The Mexican (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jerry Welbach, a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "the Mexican"... or suffer the consequences. The second is from his ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, realistic, dark humor, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, criminal heroes, on the road, one last job, hitman, disorder, nothing goes right, fish out of water, crime, escapades, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, las vegas, latin america, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 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, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, heist, dishonesty, goofy hero, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Waking Up in Reno (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Candy and Lonnie Earl are just crazy about each other. The problem: she's married to Roy and he's married to Darlene. So far it's been a secret affair. But that's about to change, because this foursome is driving cross-country ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, talky, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, couple relations, crumbling marriage, buddies, dishonesty, partners, on the road, nothing goes right, road trip ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.1
 7K
Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, gambling, cruise ship, romance, cons and scams, fall in love, dishonesty, partners, crimes, love and romance, solar eclipse, cruise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.0
 900
Sprung (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out that she's been fooled, she becomes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, witty, biting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, best friends, romance, love and romance, nothing goes right, city life, friends, twentysomething life, comedy of errors, couples, disorder, urban ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.4
 277
Bank Robber (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After robbing a bank, the robber hides out from the police in a seedy hotel where he is forced to bribe various tennants for protection as well as their silence which becomes more difficult as greed takes over and the people demand more exuberant ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious, dark humor
Plot: hotel, motel, bank robbery, prostitute, bank, on the run, infidelity, dishonesty, couples, disorder, heist, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 2K
Hugo Pool (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hugo Pool is a quirky tale of a Los Angeles pool cleaner who falls in love with a young man dying of Lou Gerhig's Disease.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: gambling, victim, dancing, addiction, filmmaking, race against time, romance, social misfits, couple relations, twentysomething life, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%