Movies like Enid Is Sleeping

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Enid Is Sleeping (1990)
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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: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, clever, realistic, offbeat, witty, cynical
Plot: infidelity, police officer, on the run, suburbs, human nature, sibling relationship, crime, murder, crimes, deadly, love and romance, couples, best friends, investigation, couple relations, love affair, sexual relations, suburban life, injustice, chases and races, dishonesty, sister sister relationship, sibling rivalry, pepsi, brother brother relationship
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico

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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, crime, couples, dishonesty, disorder, deadly and murder mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Enid Is Sleeping: I Love You to Death (1990), Ruthless People (1986), My New Gun (1992), Bank Robber (1993), Love Thy Neighbor (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, dark humor, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, pizza, dysfunctional family, womanizer, hitman, crimes of passion, attempted murder, murder, crime, wife husband relationship, gigolo, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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95%
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: offbeat, humorous, clever, witty, not serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, farce, yuppie, cons and scams, crime, confined, vengeance, crimes, dishonesty, couples, hostages ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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76%
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My New Gun (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Debbie and Gerald's lives drastically change after they get a gun. Their mysterious neighbor, Skippy, becomes an important and transforming figure in their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, witty ...
Plot: neighbor, gun, suburbs, unsupportive spouse, betrayal, crumbling marriage, suburban life, dull life, nothing goes right, unfulfillment, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.5
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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: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: hotel, bank robbery, motel, bank, nothing goes right, crime, romance, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, prostitute, journalism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Love Thy Neighbor (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Suburbanites Danny and Linda try to overcome their various differences and try to get along after his wife and her husband run off with each other.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love and romance, suburbs, couples, romance, opposites attract, couple relations, love affair, family life, suburban life, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Max mon amour (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A French wife takes a zoo chimp named Max to be her lover.
Style: surreal, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: couple relations, infidelity, unlikely couple, farce, human nature, obsession, love triangle, animal life, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.7
 322
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, witty ...
Plot: nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, crime, disorder, on the run, cons and scams, down on your luck, psychopath, hitman, criminal heroes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.6
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Funland (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a mob family takes over an amusement park after the owner dies under mysterious circumstances, the recently-fired clown mascot seeks vengeance for the loss of his job.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: clown, amusement park, theme park, gory, vengeance, palaces castles and temples, cons and scams, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
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 ...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: playwright, mafia, infidelity, murder, broadway, gangsters, chorus girl, rehearsal, actress, crime, writer's life, urban ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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59%
Home Sweet Hell (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mona and Don’s seemingly perfect suburban bliss is disrupted by a sexy extortionist and Mona will stop at nothing, including killing the competition, to keep her little slice of heaven.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic
Plot: murder, couple relations, suburbs, extramarital affair, wife, nothing goes right, couples, suburban life, crimes, deadly, disorder, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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100 Mile Rule (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical, clever
Plot: crime gone awry, manipulations, crime, couple relations, infidelity, sexual relations, cons and scams, heist, murder, crimes, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, detroit, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 264
On the Run (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Portugal, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Albert is an introverted travel agent living a lonely life in New York. When Louie, his best friend from childhood, appears having just escaped from prison, Albert's quiet existence is permanently disrupted. what ensues is one long, crazy night ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: nothing goes right, prison, city life, crime, urban, best friends, fugitives, vampire, on the run, friendship, chases and races, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Census Taker (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When George (Greg Mullavey) and Martha (Meredith MacRae) let Harvey (Garrett Morris), an annoying census taker, into their home, they find themselves under a barrage of increasingly abusive questions. Furious at his intrusiveness, and at their ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, family life, crime, flirting, crimes, mystery, deadly, amateur detective, private detective, aging, investigation, family business ...
Time: 80s
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Wish You Were Dead (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: hitman, small town, crimes, crime, village, deadly, dishonesty, opposites attract, love affair, parents and children, cons and scams, small town life ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two go-go dancers, Lulu and Peaches, are framed for the murder of their employer by the real killer, sleazy gangster Vinnie. Picking up waitress Darlene along the way, the three are involved in wild car chases with cops as they head south to cross ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat
Plot: nightclub, on the run, chase, false accusation, on the road, chases and races, hotel, crimes, dishonesty, dancer's life, gangsters, vengeance ...
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51%
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Jinxed! (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harold, a professional gambler, and his girlfriend Bonita, a lounge singer, follow Willie, a young blackjack dealer, around the western U.S. Harold has a jinx on Willie and can't lose with him. Bonita and Willie meet and fall for each other and ...
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Heads (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A proofreader at a small-town newspaper decides to try to solve a series of decapitation murders, and reluctantly gets involved with the nutty daughter of his editor. Before long he discovers that he is the prime suspect in the murders.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, murder, newspaper, serial killer, crime, crimes, decapitated head, deadly, mystery, parody, media, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
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Clay Pigeons (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, clever, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Compromising Positions (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: talky, semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous ...
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: dark humor, humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, semi serious, feel good, clever, realistic ...
Plot: prison, mistaken identity, fish out of water, small town, crime, buddies, prisoner, clergy, religions or cults, dishonesty, disorder, on the run ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Scotland, Pa. (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
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 ...
Style: clever, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: restaurant, shakespeare, crime gone awry, murder, crime, rock, comedy of errors, small town, couple relations, farce, parody, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century, 1930s
Place: bosnia, europe, former yugoslavia, pennsylvania, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Secret Life of Archie's Wife (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bunny, an unhappily married Denver housewife, frustrated and stressed out over her uncommunicative businessman husband Archie as well as planing their daughter's coming wedding, has her life turned upside down one day when she's taken ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Undertaker's Wedding (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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Evening Dress (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Menage begins as a comedy of sorts, but be warned: it develops into a very dark, very confusing probe into the seamier aspects of Parisian life. Gerard Depardieu plays a crude but charismatic thief, whose own gayness does not prevent his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Chain of Fools (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Buffet Froid (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, crime, mystery, crimes, deadly, unlikely criminals, rebelliousness, missing person, police corruption, unemployment, estrangement ...
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Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Jerry and Tom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tom and Jerry are two hit men, they work by day at a third-rate second-hand car dealership. Tom is a veteran and Jerry is a novice in their business, and their attitude toward their profession differs a lot. It shows when Tom is required to kill his ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, clever, talky ...
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Hold-Up (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Dressed as a clown, the clever rascal Grimm holds up the most secure bank of Montreal and takes 30 hostages. While confusing and ridiculing the police with his strange behavior, he calmly manages to rid the bank of a fortune. But then an unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crime, on the run, crimes, partners, disorder, misfit partners, chase, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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39%