Movies like Headrush

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Headrush
Genre: Action, Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Headrush is a crime comedy about two disillusioned youths, struggling through a haze of cannabis, who hope to solve all their problems by smuggling a consignement of drugs for a local gangster. It's set in the present day in Dublin, Ireland against the backdrop of the end of the Celtic Tiger: the bursting of the bubble of this economy boom that's supposed to have done wonders for us all.
Plot: female nudity, cannabis, smuggling, drugs
Place: ireland
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Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City
Drama, Mystery, Romance
UK, USA
360 min.
 8.7
Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City
Drama, Romance
UK, Canada, USA
330 min.
 8.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and suspenseful films with plots about drugs, female nudity, smuggling, crimes, cannabis, murder and crime mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Headrush: Bad Trip (1988), Silk (1986), Commando Squad (1987), Mr. Nice (2010), French Intrigue (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bad Trip
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Duration: 104 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 60 min.
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    User:   54%
 
 5.4
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Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City
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After Hours
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Supermarket
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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Duration: 84 min.
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Duration: 96 min.
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Time: 90s
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System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
The Beach Girls
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: School is out, and three girls head to the beach for vacation. Two of the girls are world-wise party-goers who attempt to loosen up their naive, virginal friend, whose uncle has allowed the girls to stay at his beach house. When the near-sighted, ...
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, twist ending
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