Movies like Enid Is Sleeping

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Enid Is Sleeping (1990)
 5.4
 488
Enid Is Sleeping (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Enid only looks like she's sleeping. In fact, she's dead. Shortly after Enid caught her husband Harry in bed with her sister June, a row ensued, whereupon June accidently killed Enid. June's problem now is to hide the truth from the authorities, including her police-officer husband Floyd. Then she decides to reveal Enid's demise, albeit rearranging the damning evidence to make the whole thing look like the accident it really was.
Style: cynical, clever, humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, twist ending, offbeat, cult film
Plot: infidelity, dark humor, murder, police officer, gunfight, investigation, crimes, love and romance, best friends, sexual relations, injustice, couples, love affair, suburbs, on the run, suburban life, human nature, dishonesty, couple relations, sibling relationship, sex, dog, teenager, native american, thief ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s, year 1959, 1950s
Place: new mexico

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Most similar movies to Enid Is Sleeping

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and clever films with plots about crimes, murder, police, chase, police officer, dark humor and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Enid Is Sleeping: Eating Raoul (1982), Poor White Trash (2000), Loot (1970), Ruthless People (1986), I Love You to Death (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eating Raoul (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A relatively boring Los Angeles couple discover a bizarre, if not murderous way to get funding for opening a restaurant.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: murder, dark humor, cannibal, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), bondage, wine, restaurant, locksmith, sex toy, crimes, swinger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Poor White Trash (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike and Lenny are two buddies who dream of getting out of the trailer park. Out of desperation they resort to burglary as a means of financing Mike's college education. Their dream is jeopardized one summer day when their ploy to shoplift Near ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, entertaining
Plot: family relations, heist, nothing goes right, crimes, parents and children, ambition, youth, disorder, teenage life, college, single parent, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.4
 525
Loot (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the play by 'Joe Orton' this film follows the adventures of two pals who have pulled off a bank robbery and have to hide the loot. Fortunately (?) one of them works in a funeral parlour and they have a coffin to spare.
Style: cynical, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: heist, farce, hotel, robbery, caper, disorder, dark humor, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Ruthless People (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, hostage, farce, businessman, mistress, yuppie, vengeance, manipulation, silly humor, down on your luck, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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I Love You to Death (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joey Boca is the owner of a pizza parlor located in Tacoma, Washington, and has been married to Rosalie for years. Rosalie is horrified to discover that Joey is a womanizer and has been cheating on her for a long time. Based on the true story of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, funny ...
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, attempted murder, womanizer, hitman, crimes of passion, pizza, couple relations, murder, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.3
 137K
Raising Arizona (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Coen Brothers tell the story of a absurd yet likable family with an unproductive couple as the focal point. The couple has gotten themselves into some trouble while kidnapping a baby and give Hollywood one of the most memorable chase scenes to ...
Style: witty, humorous, surreal, talky, atmospheric ...
Plot: screwball, baby, robbery, kidnapping, redemption, policewoman, ex convict, blackmail, crimes, couple relations, missing child, theft ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.6
 12K
Clay Pigeons (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend, Earl kill himself because of the ongoing affair that Clay was having with the man's wife, Amanda. Feeling guilty, Clay now resists the widow when she presses him to continue with ...
Style: clever, neo noir, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, desert, small town, dark humor, false accusation, mechanic, psychopath, widow, diner, fbi, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.8
 35K
Keeping Mum (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pastor preoccupied with writing the perfect sermon fails to realize that his wife is having an affair and his children are up to no good.
Style: witty, light, realistic, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, golf, family relations, dysfunctional family, village, couple relations, serial killer, family values, family problems, clergy, small town, religion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: england, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.9
 25K
The Ref (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Caroline and Lloyd are a married couple constantly at each other's throats, masters at crafting acid-tongued barbs at the other's expense. Indeed, they are so obsessed with belittling each other that they never stop -- not even at ...
Style: humorous, talky, witty, semi serious, light ...
Plot: christmas, hostage, dysfunctional family, farce, holiday, robbery, dark humor, marriage counselor, christmas party, alcoholic, blackmail, dinner ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
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: talky, neo noir, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, psychopath, dog, crimes, crime gone awry, killings, thief, weirdo, strong violent content, screenwriter, murder, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1947, year 1954, year 1963 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
A Fork in the Road (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An escaped convict and a woman ponder what to do with a not-quite-dead body.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: murder, kidnapping, on the run, convict, odd couple, nothing goes right, partners, crimes, confined, missing person, escape, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.4
 418
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: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hotel, disorder, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, romance, heist, bank robber, blackmail, money, friendship, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
 21K
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, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, buddy cop, police investigation, fish out of water, serial killer, movie star, crimes, amateur detective, switching roles, friendship, law enforcement, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: funny, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: dark humor, hitman, mafia, bully, murder, opposites attract, farce, crimes, dentist, bandit, disorder, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, montreal, canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Picking Up the Pieces (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small New Mexican village discovers a severed hand that is considered a miracle of God, when it actually belongs to a murdered spouse with a husband in search of it.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, suspense ...
Plot: murder, dishonesty, investigation, prostitute, unlikely criminals, infidelity, clergy, buddies, small town life, desert, village life, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico, latin america, usa, mexico, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, zoophilia, lawyer, robbery, betrayal, screwball, court, thief, courtroom, infidelity, heart attack, animal abuse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london, britain, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Cops and Robbers (1973)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two disillusioned New York policemen plan a $10 million robbery to fuel their low pensions, only to run into one debacle after another in the process.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, chase, crime gone awry, heist, mafia, police officer, disorder, police detective, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 63K
Half Baked (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, thought provoking ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, stoner, weed, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, drug dealing, jail, drug dealer, slacker, friendship between men, roommate ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 6.1
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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: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, cocaine, undercover, police investigation, police detective, drug lord, buddy cop, police officer, crimes, silly humor, misfit partners, master criminal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san francisco, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Terminal Exposure (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two beach combing-shutterbugs accidentally capture a murder on film. Now detectives, the boys set out to capture a murderess shot only from behind, with a rose tattoo on her behind. Fun in the sun turns dangerous when they end up shooting bullets ...
Style: neo noir, cult film
Plot: beach, murder, attempted murder, running from police, evidence, topless woman, disguise, hitchhiker, visitor, patronizing, being followed, greed ...
Place: los angeles, venice california, las vegas, venice beach california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Jonny's Sweet Revenge (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rick and Reni came to California in search of a new lease on life. Unfortunately, all they found was each other... In a last ditch effort to save their struggling relationship, the duo twist their couples' counseling therapy into a plot that ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: bully, criminal, heist, relationships, bullying, accidental killing, co worker co worker relationship, gay slur, delusion, money, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Kill Me Three Times (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on a seemingly routine job, a jaded hit man discovers that he's not the only one with his target in the crosshairs.
Style: twists and turns, humorous, exciting, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, dark humor, crimes, vengeance, disorder, cons and scams, woman in danger, small town, dishonesty, assassination attempt, murderer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
One Night at McCool's (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Every man has a different recollection of the beautiful young woman who wreaked havoc on their lives during one heated night.
Style: sexy, humorous, witty, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: manipulation, obsession, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, nothing goes right, crimes, fall in love, destructive relationship, dishonesty, rivalry, disorder, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: missouri, california, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.7
 14K
Cadillac Man (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joe's a car salesman with a problem. He has two days to sell 12 cars or he loses his job. This would be a difficult task at the best of times but Joe has to contend with his girlfriends (he's two timing), a missing teenage daughter and an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: car salesman, jealousy, hostage, gangsters, race against time, vengeance, love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, love affair, couples, police ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 35K
Nurse Betty (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: What happens when a person decides that life is merely a state of mind? If you're Betty, a small-town waitress and soap opera fan from Fair Oaks, Kansas, you refuse to believe that you can't be with the love of your life just because he ...
Style: witty, realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: hitman, murder, delusion, romance, memory loss, losing-it hero, obsessive quest, crimes, professional killer, salesman, friendship, racial slur ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, kansas city, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Who Killed Bambi? (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It tells the story of two young friends who must find a way for the president of the company in which they work (and father of one of them) safe return home, and that is enclosed strange circumstances naked in the trunk of his car.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, crime gone awry, dark humor, disorder, buddies, crimes, nothing goes right, friends, caught cheating, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Ferpect Crime (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A playboy has the tables turned on him when he finds himself being used as a plaything by an undesirable woman in this black comedy from Spain.
Style: suspense, humorous, surreal, cynical, funny ...
Plot: murder, ambition, rivalry, store, salesman, crimes, dangerous attraction, perfect crime, dark humor, satire, womanizer, sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 101K
Heathers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl who halfheartedly tries to be part of the "in crowd" of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics: by killing the popular kids.
Style: witty, semi serious, cynical, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: dark humor, murderous pair, high school, suicide, teenage life, teenage love, murder, suicide attempt, insanity, sociopath, poisoning, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Office Killer (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When Dorine Douglas' job as proofreader for Constant Consumer magazine is turned into an at-home position during a downsizing, she doesn't know how to cope. But after accidentally killing one of her co-workers, she discovers that murder ...
Style: psychological, slasher, cynical, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: asthma, female psychopath, evil woman, workplace, psychopath, office, workplace romance, obsession, vengeance, protagonist as suspect, goofy hero, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
I Woke Up Early the Day I Died (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mental patient escapes from the looney bin in drag, robs a bank, and goes on the lam!
Style: neo noir, cult film, cult movie cast
Plot: thief, nurse, pyramid, serial killer, cult, cemetery, failed expectations, hotel receptionist, secretly observing, painting, drunkenness, female objectification ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%