Movies like Enid Is Sleeping

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Enid Is Sleeping (1990)
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Enid Is Sleeping
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: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, offbeat, witty, cynical
Plot: infidelity, suburbs, on the run, human nature, murder, crime, crimes, deadly, love and romance, police officer, couples, best friends, investigation, couple relations, love affair, sibling relationship, sexual relations, suburban life, injustice, chases and races, dishonesty, pepsi, sibling rivalry, sister sister relationship, brother brother relationship
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico
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Crimes and Misdemeanors
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Bullets Over Broadway
Comedy, Crime
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 7.5
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about crimes, couples, murder, dishonesty, crime, storytelling and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Enid Is Sleeping: I Love You to Death (1990), Raising Arizona (1987), The Whole Nine Yards (2000), Bullets Over Broadway (1994), Compromising Positions (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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I Love You to Death
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Duration: 97 min.
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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 ...
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The Whole Nine Yards
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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 ...
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Bullets Over Broadway
Genre: Comedy, Crime
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Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in 1920's New York City, this movie tells the story of idealistic young playwright David Shayne. Producer Julian Marx finally finds funding for the project from gangster Nick Valenti. The catch is that Nick's girl friend Olive Neal ...
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Story: An ex-newspaper woman who is now a suburban housewife can't resist getting involved in an investigation of the murder of a philandering dentist who had been having affairs with several of her neighbors.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me
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