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Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)
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Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Inspector Clouseau disappears, and the Surete wants the world's second best detective to look for him. However, Clouseau's enemy, Dreyfus, rigs the Surete's computer to select, instead, the world's WORST detective, NYPD Sgt. Clifton Sleigh. Sleigh obtusely bungles his way past assassins and corrupt officials as though he were Clouseau's American cousin.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: missing person, assassination attempt, farce, undercover, robbery, jewel thief, parody, crimes, heist, partners, crime, working undercover, master criminal, law enforcement, police investigation, disorder, nothing goes right, police detective, goofy hero, partners against crime, reluctant partners, silly humor, martial arts, ninja, fight ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: new york, usa, paris france, france, chicago illinois

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Most similar movies to Curse of the Pink Panther

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and funny films with plots about crimes, disorder, farce, chase, law enforcement, crime and police mostly in Comedy, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Curse of the Pink Panther: Police Squad! (1982), The Pink Panther (1963), The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976), Inspector Clouseau (1968), A Shot in the Dark (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Trail of the Pink Panther (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Pink Panther diamond is stolen once again from Lugash and the authorities call in Chief Inspector Clouseau from France. His plane disappears en-route. This time, famous French TV reporter Marie Jouvet sets out to solve the mystery and starts to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, sexy, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, disguise, police, robbery, police investigation, airplane, parody, misfit, goofy hero, misfit partners, partners, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: london, scotland yard, paris france, middle east
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95%
Son of the Pink Panther (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The eighth and last of the Pink Panther series. The illegitimate son of Inspector Clouseau is on the case of the kidnapped Princess Yasmin.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, cult film ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: farce, rescue, kidnapping, police investigation, down on your luck, cons and scams, silly humor, investigation, undercover, law enforcement, deadly, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world (and Charles Dreyfus) believe when a dead body is discovered in Clouseau's car after being shot off the road. Naturally, Clouseau knows differently, and taking advantage ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Plot: farce, police detective, presumed dead, crimes, crime, investigation, disorder, incompetent police, silly humor, law enforcement, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 8.4
 15K
Police Squad! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Police Squad! is a television comedy series first broadcast in 1982, created by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams and Jerry Zucker, and starring Leslie Nielsen. A spoof of police procedurals, the series featured Zucker, Abrahams and Zucker's usual ...
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, farce, police detective, police, satire, partners against crime, private detective, law enforcement, heroes, crimes, chases and races, media ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Pink Panther (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The trademark of The Phantom, a renowned jewel thief, is a glove left at the scene of the crime. Inspector Clouseau, an expert on The Phantom's exploits, feels sure that he knows where The Phantom will strike next and leaves Paris for ...
Style: witty, not serious, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: farce, princess, master criminal, crime, safecracker, clumsiness, clumsy, police investigation, bug, incompetent police, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: europe, switzerland, los angeles, paris france, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, witty, funny ...
Plot: farce, kidnapping, vengeance, chase, crimes, save the world, comedy of errors, manic, master criminal, law enforcement, fighting crime, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west germany, munich germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The famous Pink Panther jewel has once again been stolen and Inspector Clouseau is called in to catch the thief. The Inspector is convinced that 'The Phantom' has returned and utilises all of his resources – himself and his Asian ...
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: farce, resort, false accusation, panther, chase, crime, crimes, deadly, nothing goes right, fighting crime, goofy hero, museum ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, cote d'azur, switzerland, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Inspector Clouseau (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detective Inspector Jacques Clouseau is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the loot from the Great Train Robbery, which is being used to underwrite a new ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, detective series
Plot: heist, bank, undercover, investigation, gang, on the run, police detective, disorder, cons and scams, mistaken identity, down on your luck, working undercover ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, scotland yard, scotland, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Police Academy misfits travel to Miami, Florida for their academy's commanding officer, Lassard, to receive a prestigious lifetime award pending his retirement, which takes a turn involving a group of jewel thieves after their stolen loot ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: golf, hostage, prank, crimes, crime, farce, police investigation, reluctant partners, master criminal, partners against crime, nothing goes right, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Shot in the Dark (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Shot in the Dark is the second and more successful film from the Pink Panther film series where both animated and real life sequences are mixed. A cult classic from Blake Edwards based on the play L’Idiot by Marcel Achard and Harry Kurnitz.
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, farce, investigation, maid, butler, who done it, mystery, crime, crimes, frame up, bug, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
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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, funny, satirical, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: partners, crimes, goofy hero, danger, investigation, parody, working undercover, chase, disguise, undercover, police detective, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Police Academy 6: City Under Siege (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Our favourite police men are called together to deal with a gang who rob banks and jewelers. Using their various talents as well as their extraordinary luck, the crooks stand no chance against our men and women wearing blue..
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gang, prank, master criminal, mayor, farce, crimes, crime, police investigation, profanity, silly humor, tough law enforcer, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Pink Panther (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: investigation, inspector, robbery, heist, murder, danger, goofy hero, law enforcement, incompetent police, riddles and clues, farce, soccer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, new york, usa, paris france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Pink Panther 2 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When legendary treasures from around the world are stolen, including the priceless Pink Panther Diamond, Chief Inspector Dreyfus is forced to assign Inspector Clouseau to a team of international detectives and experts charged with catching the thief ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, farce, police investigation, chaos, incompetent police, disorder, police detective, chaos and mayhem, law enforcement, danger, partners, goofy hero ...
Time: 2000s
Place: rome italy, paris france, europe, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Starsky & Hutch (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Join uptight David Starsky and laid-back Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson as they're paired for the first time as undercover cops. The new partners must overcome their differences to solve an important case with help from street informant Huggy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, parody, undercover, police detective, crimes, informant, police investigation, fighting crime, power relations, disorder, law enforcement, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Naked Gun 33 1/3: 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: humorous, realistic, not serious, suspense, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: parody, terrorism, undercover, race against time, master criminal, danger, save the day, farce, law enforcement, crime, goofy hero, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 4K
The Vexxer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigators have to prevent the murder of Victoria Dickman when her name is found on a death list.
Style: humorous, gothic, exciting, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: police detective, parody, nun, murder, crimes, master criminal, police investigation, investigation, farce, disorder, estate, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 6K
Pure Luck (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The daughter of a wealthy businessman has disappeared in Mexico, and all the efforts to find her have been unsuccessful. A psychologist, knowing that the girl has an ultra bad luck, persuades her father to send to Mexico one of his employees, an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, remake of french film ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: farce, private detective, comedy of errors, missing person, silly humor, manipulation, dishonesty, rescue, crime, crimes, reluctant partners, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Fletch (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A veritable chameleon, investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher might drive his editor up the wall, but he always produces great pieces for the newspaper. When his next story is about the drug trade taking place on the beach, Fletch ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Plot: investigation, undercover, crimes, cons and scams, dishonesty, journalism, insurance, mistaken identity, murder for hire, contract killing, corruption, country club ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, rio de janeiro, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A new batch of recruits arrives at Police Academy, this time a group of civilian volunteers who have joined Commandant Lassard's new Citizens on Patrol program. Although the community relations project has strong governmental support, a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: prank, crime, crimes, farce, police investigation, anti heroes, tough law enforcer, goofy hero, partners, buddies, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 937
Rough Cut (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A romantic comedy with action and suspense. Two sophisticated jewel thieves join forces to steal $30 million in uncut jewels. Despite a continuous exchange of quips they eventually become romantically involved.
Style: feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, jewelry, jewel thief, jewel, crime, crimes, romance, mind game, chases and races, love and romance, femme fatale, unlikely partners ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: netherlands, scotland yard, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the incompetent Officer Frank Drebin seeks the ruthless killer of his partner, he stumbles upon an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night
Plot: parody, baseball, deadpan, dimwit, crimes, farce, stupidity, investigation, gunfight, assassination attempt, mind control, police investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, beirut lebanon, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Harry Crumb is a bumbling and inept private investigator who is hired to solve the kidnapping of a young heiress which he's not expected to solve because his employer is the mastermind behind the kidnapping.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, kidnapping, investigation, cons and scams, family business, missing person, mistaken identity, crime, law enforcement, crimes, undercover, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, santa monica california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, not serious, realistic, semi serious, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, mafia, undercover, commander, police academy, police investigation, chase, gangsters, crime, crimes, video game, campaign ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, gangsters, heist, train robbery, hostages, crimes, betrayal, crime, master criminal, chases and races, goofy hero, confined ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.5
 40K
Taxi (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mouthy and feisty taxicab driver has hot tips for a green and inept cop set on solving a string of New York City bank robberies committed by a quartet of female Brazilian bank robbers.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement, working undercover, heist, unlikely criminals, goofy hero, rivalry, partners, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.1
 9K
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: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, car chase, chases and races, goofy hero, undercover, disorder, gang, crime gone awry, car race, criminal heroes, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Private Eyes (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Don Knotts and Tim Conway star in The Private Eyes, a 1980 comedy about two bumbling detectives solving a murder. It's an impressively incompetent affair. Every ancient joke falls with a muffled thud as Knotts and Conway ham their way through ...
Style: humorous, not serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, murder, heiress, investigation, mystery, police investigation, supernatural, chase, goofy hero, partners against crime, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, england, europe, scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 95K
Super Troopers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five bored, occasionally high and always ineffective Vermont state troopers must prove their worth to the governor or lose their jobs. After stumbling on a drug ring, they plan to make a bust, but a rival police force is out to steal the glory.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police corruption, drug humor, marijuana, prank, crimes, small town, drug dealing, partners, buddies, dishonesty, police, screwball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.7
 9K
Mystery Team (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of former Encyclopedia Brown-style child-detectives struggle to solve an adult mystery.
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, murder, friendship, amateur detective, investigation, mystery, friends, crimes, farce, absurdism, strip club, bicycle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%