Movies like Drop Dead Sexy

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Drop Dead Sexy (2005)
 4.9
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Drop Dead Sexy (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When their money scam runs aground, a group of would-be thieves turn to kidnapping in an attempt to blackmail their target.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, exciting, tense, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corpse, kidnapping, stripper, down on your luck, nothing goes right, disorder, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, love, crimes, partners, buddies, criminal heroes, cons and scams, criminal, extortion, stealing a car, bootlegging, satire, spider, homosexual, grave digger, bandit, grave, mogul ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa, latin america, mexico

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and captivating films with plots about crimes, disorder, dishonesty, criminal heroes, cons and scams, nothing goes right and unlikely criminals mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Drop Dead Sexy: Cold Feet (1989), The Hollywood Sign (2001), Paper Soldiers (2002), Teresa's Tattoo (1994), 9 Dead Gay Guys (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cold Feet (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The leader of a group of misfits, his girlfriend and an assassin have devised a bizarre plan to smuggle stolen jewelry over the US/Mexican border. They implant the jewelry in a racing horse.
Style: cynical, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: cons and scams, down on your luck, disorder, hitman, psychopath, partners, on the run, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, horse ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hollywood Sign (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hollywood, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, disorder, criminal heroes, dishonesty, elderly, gangsters, crimes, heist, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Paper Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paper Soldiers follows an overeager burglar named Shawn (Kevin Hart) through the ups and downs of his short, stressful career.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Plot: gangsters, burglar, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, drug dealing, partners, ambition, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, disorder, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Teresa's Tattoo (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mathematician Teresa just wanted to study during the College spring break. But her friends, who want her to live a little, drag her out to parties. The next thing she knows, she has been drugged, kidnapped, made a redhead, tattooed, and wearing ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, rough, humorous ...
Plot: ransom, fbi, kidnapping, special agents, rescue, espionage, gays and lesbians, criminal heroes, chase, law enforcement, crimes, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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9 Dead Gay Guys (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story of two lads from Belfast as they stumble their way through the London gay underworld in search of 'gainful employment'. This being the offering of sexual favours to older gay men in order to subsidise their respective giros. 9 ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, queer cinema ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, amateur detective, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, buddies, dark humor, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, ireland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.6
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Wise Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.
Style: buddy comedy, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, nothing goes right, gambling, hitman, buddies, frame up, criminal heroes, dishonesty, partners, crimes, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: exciting, semi serious, realistic, stylized, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, heist, kidnapping, train robbery, exploitation, mafia, unlikely criminals, crimes, betrayal, goofy hero, confined, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Madigan's Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, heist, cons and scams, crime gone awry, dishonesty, chase, partners, track down, crimes, goofy hero, gangsters, money ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 6.0
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Dirt (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: DIRT is a quirky comedy about two simple-hearted brothers who, when abandoned by the death of their mother, search to find a replacement Mom. Junior and Scooter find themselves ill-prepared for life on their own. To ease their suffering, they search ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: small town, kidnapping, family relations, parents and children, social relations, siblings relations, nothing goes right, husband wife relationship, violence, wedding, bank robber, brother ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.2
 6K
Grilled (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two meat salesmen (Romano, James) will stop at nothing to get a sale.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, fall in love, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, buddies, farce, workplace situations, friendship, hitman, disorder, cooking and food, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank Robber in the world and the affection of a crusading newspaperwoman.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, female journalist, safecracker, friends, disorder, misfit partners, journalism, odd couple, crime gone awry, partners, buddies ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.4
 650
Plan B (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A bookkeeper who thinks she killed three mobsters is subsequently promoted by her boss to be a hitman. |
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: mafia, unlikely criminals, accidental killing, mob boss, crime gone awry, gangsters, criminal heroes, mistaken identity, female protagonist, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.1
 405
The Shipment (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is hired to recover a shipment of Viagra gone awry.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light
Plot: gangsters, hitman, crimes, disorder, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, drug dealing, partners, sexual humor, viagra
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 224
Sitting Ducks (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two small-time thieves come together as a bizarre comic duo in a quest to make their childhood dreams come true. In a limousine stuffed with cash stolen from the mob, they take off for Miami, where they plan to fly to a safe haven in Costa Rica. On ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: self discovery, voyeurism, waitress, nude girl, limousine, female nudity, nymphomaniac, voyeur, confidence artist, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: miami beach, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
 3K
All for One (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four rogues, who were best friends as kids, have one big problem: they're sitting on both sides of the law. Martin is a policeman, while Nikolai, Ralf, and Timo can't distinguish between personal possessions and the possessions of others! ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, exciting ...
Plot: heist, friendship, partners, crimes, buddies, disorder, cons and scams, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, undercover, police officer, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
King's Ransom (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hoping to foil his own gold-digging wife's plan, a loathsome businessman arranges his own kidnapping, only to realize that there are plenty of other people interested in his wealth as well.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, breakup, crime gone awry, love and romance, unlikely criminals, crumbling marriage, disorder, couples, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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In Security (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The owners of a failing security company start robbing houses to boost business.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, crimes, crime gone awry, disorder, cons and scams, dishonesty, couples, robbery, danger, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Randy and the Mob (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A good ol' boy (McKinnon) gets into trouble with some mobsters, and then must seek assistance from his estranged, identical twin gay brother.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: gay, twins, family relations, crimes, estrangement, crime gone awry, rivalry, nothing goes right, gangsters, competition, small town, hitman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 6.4
 2K
Graduation (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four best friends, about to graduate from high school, must find a way to raise money to help a family member in need. When one of them discovers her banker father having an affair, the foursome plots to rob his bank during graduation ceremonies. ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: graduation, bank robbery, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, friendship, financial problem, unlikely criminals, youth, buddies, partners, crimes, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: funny, humorous, stylized, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes, money, robbery, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, cons and scams, disorder, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, harvard university, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
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Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for her safe return.
Style: sexy, tricky, suspense, ironic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, abduction, husband wife relationship, mistress, adultery, crime gone awry, crimes, relationships, character study, dysfunctional family, family ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, year 1978
Place: usa, california, detroit, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
High Times Potluck (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High Times' Pot Luck is an upbeat pot caper that centers around a mobster who discovers the magic of marijuana.
Style: cynical, semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: drug dealing, prodigy, music band, performer's life, stoners, crimes, artists and showbiz, unlikely criminals, gangsters, lifestyle, drug abuse, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Back by Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store robbery to spruce up the prison's faculties.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: prison, odd couple, criminal heroes, prison life, nothing goes right, confined, buddies, misfit, crimes, fish out of water, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Concrete Blondes (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three down-on-their-luck, twenty-something female roommates are living paycheck to paycheck in a rundown apartment, when one night they stumble across $3 million dollars in a suitcase amidst the bloody aftermath of a drug shootout. Despite wanting ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, crime gone awry, dishonesty, warehouse, drug dealer, rivalry, stolen money, murder, clergy, best friends, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I Can Quit Whenever I Want (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A university researcher is fired because of the cuts to university. To earn a living he decides to produce drugs recruiting his former colleagues, who despite their skills are living at the margins of society.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, sexy
Plot: drug dealing, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, crimes, disorder, robbery, nightclub, gang, university, gypsy, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Stark Raving Mad (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crook quietly plots his revenge against the boss who murdered his brother while working for him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bank robbery, cons and scams, clubbing, nightclub, nothing goes right, rivalry, crimes, disorder, buddies, partners, vengeance, heist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Brink's Job (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a long time of bad luck, the little criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink's security transport, taking $30,000. Surprisingly their coup doesn't make the press. Curious Tony checks out their headquarters and finds ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, master criminal, gang, dishonesty, crimes, cons and scams, rivalry, criminal heroes, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 50s, 1930s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
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Thin Ice (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dishonest insurance salesman's life quickly disintegrates during a Wisconsin winter when he teams up with a psychopath to steal a rare violin at the home of a reclusive farmer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark, psychological ...
Plot: twists and turns, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, manipulation, disorder, dishonesty, cons and scams, dark humor, winter, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.3
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Soodhu Kavvum (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Dass specialises in small time kidnapping and has his own set of rules. The primary and most important among them is not to get involved with influential people. Three jobless youngsters meet Dass and the four take up an assignment for a hefty sum ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: crime gone awry, gang, crimes, parents and children, cons and scams, police investigation, disorder, confined, abduction, ransom, kidnapping, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.0
 626
Venus & Vegas (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When three Vegas buddies attempt the score of a lifetime, they have to walk a fine line between their girlfriends who want their heads, and the mobsters who want them dead.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, casino, buddies, couple relations, nothing goes right, crimes, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), unlikely criminals, disorder, friends, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
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