Movies like Double Take

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Double Take (2001)
 5.5
 8K
Double Take (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The governor of a Mexican state is assassinated. Soon after, junior executive Daryl Chase's life turns upside down: after he flags a huge transfer of funds from a Mexican account as probably illegal, he's attacked in his apartment, rescued by a CIA agent, finds his secretary shot dead, and witnesses two cops get killed. He calls the CIA guy who tells him to grab the next train to Mexico. Leaving M
Style: humorous, semi serious, intense, captivating, realistic, suspenseful, buddy comedy, buddy movie, unusual plot structure, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fbi, mistaken identity, frame up, disorder, fish out of water, cons and scams, on the run, hidden identity, reluctant partners, african american, cia, train, adventure, unlikely friendships, chase, crimes, special agents, drug dealing, good versus evil, fugitives, manhunt, chases and races, dishonesty, law enforcement, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: mexico, new york, usa, latin america, florida, texas, new jersey

Most similar movies to Double Take

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, entertaining and semi serious films with plots about culture clash, dialogue, crimes, runaway, chase, mentor and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Double Take: National Security (2003), The Man (2005), Rush Hour (1998), Loose Cannons (1990), Mo' Money (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
National Security (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.
Style: humorous, feel good, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, heroes, crimes, danger, investigation, unlikely partners, law enforcement, chase, police, life philosophy, stereotypes, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 24K
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, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, chases and races, goofy hero, law enforcement, partners, working undercover, arms dealer, police investigation, crimes, special agents, car chase, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.0
 230K
Rush Hour (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Hong Kong Inspector Lee is summoned to Los Angeles to investigate a kidnapping, the FBI doesn't want any outside help and assigns cocky LAPD Detective James Carter to distract Lee from the case. Not content to watch the action from the ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: two man army, reluctant partners, fbi, kung fu, police investigation, martial arts, fish out of water, ransom, chase, kidnapping, partners against crime, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, hong kong, california, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Loose Cannons (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mac, the two fisted savy cop finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is, Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with his ...
Style: humorous, captivating, dark humor, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: track down, disorder, police investigation, murder, odd couple, law enforcement, partners, crime, crimes, deadly, friendship, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 5.5
 7K
Mo' Money (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Trying to get his act together, a con artist gets a job in a credit card company. He falls in love with a fellow employee, he steals a couple of cards, everything is going great. But soon, the chief of security drags him into the big leagues of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: credit card, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, investigation, reluctant partners, chase, african american, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Hollywood Homicide (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Joe Gavilan (Harrison Ford) and his new partner K. C. Calden (Josh Hartnett), are detectives on the beat in Tinseltown. Neither one of them really wants to be a cop, Gavilan moonlights as a real estate broker, and Calden is an aspiring actor ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, murder, hip hop, reluctant partners, partners against crime, hollywood, odd couple, law enforcement, crimes, chase, foot chase, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.5
 39K
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
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, law enforcement, crimes, partners against crime, disorder, goofy hero, gang, unlikely criminals, working undercover, buddies, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.2
 27K
Money Talks (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Money Talks is a 1997 American comedy film directed by Brett Ratner. Sought by police and criminals, a small-time huckster makes a deal with a TV newsman for protection.
Style: realistic, exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, chase, media, murder, mexican standoff, journalism, partners, law enforcement, buddies, crimes, protagonist as suspect, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Rent-a-Cop (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When call-girl Della gets caught in the middle of a drug bust at a hotel where she was meeting a trick, she is held hostage by a robber that busted in on the drug agents and the drug dealers. She gets rescued by vice cop Church who is accused of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexy, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, fighting crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, track down, witnessing a crime, cons and scams, police officer, hotel, brutality, murder, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.8
 34K
Bulletproof (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An undercover police officer named Rock Keats befriends a drug dealer and car thief named Archie Moses in a bid to catch the villainous drug lord Frank Coltan. But the only problem is that Keats is a cop, his real name is Jack Carter, and he is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, drug lord, police, buddies, working undercover, criminal heroes, crime, friendship, crimes, hidden identity, undercover cop, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.3
 72K
Blue Streak (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Miles Logan is a jewel thief who just hit the big time by stealing a huge diamond. However, after two years in jail, he comes to find out that he hid the diamond in a police building that was being built at the time of the robbery. In an attempt to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, police station, robbery, partners, crimes, police officer, thief, murder, escape attempt, law enforcement, buddies, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, los angeles, usa, california, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.9
 228K
Bad Boys (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is a hen-pecked family man. Mike Lowry is a foot-loose and fancy free ladies' man. Both are Miami policemen, and both have 72 hours to reclaim a consignment of drugs stolen from under their station's nose. To complicate ...
Style: buddy comedy, exciting, humorous, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: drug lord, black cop, two man army, police corruption, foot chase, internal affairs, police investigation, witness protection, buddies, partners against crime, car chase, impersonating ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, 1990s
Place: miami, usa, florida, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.5
 59K
Showtime (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, fish out of water, reality tv, tv show, partners against crime, misfit partners, reluctant partners, crime, police operation, artists and showbiz, disorder, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
 222K
Bad Boys II (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Out-of-control, trash-talking buddy cops Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey of the Miami Narcotics Task Force reunite, and bullets fly, cars crash and laughs explode as they pursue a whacked-out drug lord from the streets of Miami to the barrios of ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: drug lord, buddy cop, police investigation, car chase, violence, fbi, racial slur, drug dealing, interrogation, exploding house, minefield, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: miami, cuba, usa, florida, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money. During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, humorous, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, fbi, police investigation, crimes, track down, undercover, investigation, law enforcement, drug dealing, hidden identity, partners against crime, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: egypt, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.4
 92K
Tango & Cash (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ray Tango and Gabriel Cash are narcotics detectives who, while both being extremely successful, can't stand each other. Crime Lord Yves Perret, furious at the loss of income that Tango and Cash have caused him, frames the two for murder. Caught ...
Style: realistic, rough, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prisoner, police detective, crime, reluctant partners, buddies, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, warden, crimes, organized crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Cowboy Way (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar who went missing there.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cowboy, friendship, chase, missing person, outlaw gang, odd couple, fish out of water, disorder, crimes, rivalry, buddies, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, latin america, cuba, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.7
 38K
Money Train (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A vengeful New York transit cop decides to steal a trainload of subway fares; his foster brother, a fellow cop, tries to protect him.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train robbery, siblings relations, heist, buddies, criminal heroes, sibling relationship, perfect crime, law enforcement, dishonesty, cons and scams, train, new year's eve ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: humorous, exciting, idiotic, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, woman in danger, on the run, hidden identity, goofy hero, save the lady, crime, disorder, crimes, law enforcement, fish out of water, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.3
 5K
Flashback (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A hippie radical, Huey Walker has been a fugitive for decades, accused of a crime that he may not have committed. Finally apprehended, Walker is escorted to trial by uptight 20-something FBI agent John Buckner. While the two seem to be polar ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: train, lsd, chase, friendship, on the road, prison, fbi, adventure, criminal heroes, partners, crimes, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 1960s, 1990s ...
Place: oregon, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.6
 252K
Fast & Furious (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When a crime brings them back to L.A., fugitive ex-con Dom Toretto reignites his feud with agent Brian O'Conner. But as they are forced to confront a shared enemy, Dom and Brian must give in to an uncertain new trust if they hope to outmaneuver ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car chase, car race, chase, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, vengeance, gang, friendship, loss of loved one, fbi, desert ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, los angeles, usa, latin america, panama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.5
 69K
Midnight Run (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An accountant embezzles $15 million of mob money, jumps bail and is chased by bounty hunters, the FBI, and the Mafia.
Style: humorous, witty, talky, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, chase, on the road, police surveillance, crime, odd couple, chases and races, race against time, partners, organized crime, accountant, bail bondsman ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan, new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, arizona, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.0
 38K
Bird on a Wire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: chase, fbi, criminal's revenge, disorder, hidden identity, couples, dishonesty, couple relations, witnessing a crime, testimony, love and romance, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: wisconsin, usa, detroit, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Critical Condition (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Eddie is a con artist. But this time he's framed and comes before a judge. By claiming insanity, he hopes to get off the hook. He manages end up in a hospital for a mental examination. That night, a storm breaks out over New York, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, intense, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: mistaken identity, fish out of water, nothing goes right, doctors and patients, mental institution, disorder, hidden identity, hospital, doctor, african american, frame up, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 17K
The Hard Way (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: odd couple, serial killer, police investigation, crime, amateur detective, fish out of water, crimes, actor's life, law enforcement, friendship, partners against crime, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.7
 189K
2 Guns (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from.
Style: exciting, humorous, buddy comedy, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, undercover, corruption, foe turned friend, working undercover, organized crime, betrayal, cia, investigation, bank robbery, money, hidden identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
We're No Angels (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two escaped cons only prayer to escape is to pass themselves off as priests and pass by the police blockade at the border into the safety of Canada.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: mistaken identity, prison, fish out of water, small town, disorder, on the run, clergy, buddies, crime, crimes, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.0
 22K
Men at Work (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two garbage men find the body of a city councilman in a trash can on their route. With help from a supervisor, the duo must solve the case and find the man's killer while hiding the body from the cops.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, buddies, partners, dishonesty, cons and scams, goofy hero, disorder, amateur detective, justice, brothers, guilty pleasure, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, kidnapping, hostage, on the run, gunfight, violence, pursuit, crimes, danger, unlikely couple, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.1
 62K
Red Heat (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and fled the country.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: culture clash, cold war, police brutality, drug dealer, partners, police, stereotypes, buddy cop, drug cartel, revenge, russian mafia, life philosophy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century, year 1988
Place: usa, russia, ussr, soviet union, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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