Movies like Homegrown

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Homegrown (1998)
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Homegrown (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three laborers on a Northern California marijuana plantation become increasingly paranoid when they learn that their boss has been murdered. They know enough to run, taking with them enough of the crop to pay them for services rendered. Hooking up with go-between Lucy in the next town, they plot their next move.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, humorous, semi serious, twists and turns, funny, clever, enigmatic, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: weed, drug abuse, marijuana, murder, greed, drug dealing, police investigation, mafia, gunfight, corruption, drug addiction, crime gone awry, crimes, dishonesty, cannabis, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, buddies, criminal heroes, drugs, catastrophe, adventure, gangsters, dark humor ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa

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Most similar movies to Homegrown

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, humorous and semi serious films with plots about crimes, gangsters, dishonesty, crime gone awry, murder, dialogue and storytelling mostly in Crime, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Homegrown: Leaves of Grass (2009), One False Move (1992), The Ice Harvest (2005), Trouble Bound (1993), Criminal (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Leaves of Grass (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An Ivy League professor returns home, where his pot-growing twin brother has concocted a plan to take down a local drug lord.
Style: cynical, intellectual, stylized, intense, realistic ...
Plot: twins, dysfunctional family, crimes, character study, road trip, gangsters, brutality, twin brother, drug dealing, siblings relations, unlikely criminals, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa
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100%
 7.1
 12K
One False Move (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Following a series of drug deals and murders, three criminals -- Fantasia, Ray Malcolm and Pluto -- travel from Los Angeles to Houston, finally arriving in a small Arkansas town to go into hiding. Two detectives from the LAPD, who are already on the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, neo noir, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, crimes, police investigation, gunfight, justice, corruption, gangsters, criminal heroes, law enforcement, criminal, siblings relations, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, texas, arkansas, california, louisiana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Ice Harvest (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A shady lawyer attempts a Christmas Eve crime, hoping to swindle the local mob out of some money. But his partner, a strip club owner, might have different plans for the cash.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, twists and turns, intense, harsh ...
Plot: christmas, stripper, gangsters, strip club, crimes, betrayal, murder, robbery, organized crime, femme fatale, greed, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.5
 938
Trouble Bound (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Upon getting out of prison, a man who took the rap for some thief buddies gets together with them again, and tells them he's not interested in doing things with them any more. They stick a dead body in his trunk, unbeknownst to him, and he ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, cynical, serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, unlikely partners, criminal heroes, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, crimes, disorder, on the road, ex convict ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.4
 10K
Criminal (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Needing a new partner capable of intricate cons, Richard Gaddis, recruits Rodrigo, a crook with a perfect poker face. The two plan a big-time scam: selling a fake Silver Certificate to currency collector William Hannigan. Rodrigo distrusts his new ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, tricky, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: con artists, forgery, crimes, cons and scams, manipulation, heist, justice, crime gone awry, partners, small time, petty criminal, perfect crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.3
 19K
Made (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two aspiring boxers lifelong friends get involved in a money-laundering scheme through a low-level organized crime group.
Style: funny, humorous, witty, realistic, talky ...
Plot: friendship, crimes, organized crime, crime gone awry, dark humor, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, boxing ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, los angeles, new jersey, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.5
 70K
A Simple Plan (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered at the remote site of a downed small airplane. Their simple plan to retain ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, crimes, snow, crime gone awry, fbi, betrayal, bag of money, heist, character study, moral ambiguity, redemption, winter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.9
 16K
Gridlock'd (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a friend overdoses, Spoon and Stretch decide to kick their drug habits and attempt to enroll in a government detox program. Their efforts are hampered by seemingly endless red tape, as they are shuffled from one office to another while being ...
Style: humorous, talky, harsh, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: drug addiction, addiction, heroin, hip hop, drug abuse, drugs, murder, brutality, culture clash, crime gone awry, justice, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, detroit, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Blood, Guts, Bullets and Octane (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Cherry Pontiac Lemans Convertible...Two Days...Two-Hundred & Fifty Grand. When your lemon lot hits the skids you glom the gig no matter what the smell. For Bob and Sid, two slicked-back burnouts, bum luck runs in spades. With a goose-egg ...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car, dystopic future, dark humor, gangsters, life philosophy, clones, computer game, crime gone awry, stupidity, first contact, fight scenes, fantasy world ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.3
 3K
Mad Dog Time (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: With his boss in the madhouse, a mobster is temporary boss of the criminal empire just as vicious rivals threaten the control of the empire.
Style: sexy, humorous, allegory, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, organized crime, violence, mental institution, hitman, betrayal, mental illness, brutality, nightclub, femme fatale, crime boss ...
Time: 1930s, 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
More Dogs Than Bones (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of mishaps and misfortunes over $1 million in cash leads to murder, mayhem and greed.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, rough, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: gangsters, crimes, law enforcement, criminal heroes, murder, greed, empire, airport, magic, uncle nephew relationship, dog, aviation ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Money for Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle finds $1.2 million that fell off of an armored car, he decides to do the logical thing: take the money and run. After all, he says, finders keepers. He turns to his ex-girlfriend Monica, who works in an ...
Style: intense, light, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, crimes, money, chase, runaway, disorder, friends, heist, dishonesty, nothing goes right, police, couples ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: california, new jersey, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.3
 1K
Busting (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: LA cops Gould and Blake get in over their heads when they don't heed orders from above and go after a big crime boss.
Style: neo noir, semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: call girl, crime boss, vice squad, chase, undercover, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, gangsters, police investigation, gays and lesbians, drug dealing, partners against crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
City of Industry (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A retired thief swears revenge on the lunatic who murdered his brother and partner, while going on the run with the loot they stole.
Style: neo noir, sexy, suspenseful, twists and turns, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crimes, gangsters, heist, revenge, gang, murder, kidnapping, violence, money, caper, cheating ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, florida, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 11K
Novocaine (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dentist finds himself a murder suspect after a sexy patient seduces him into prescribing her drugs
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tricky, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, frame up, dentist, drug use, crimes, betrayal, false accusation, dark humor, life turned upside down, disorder, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wisconsin, arizona, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
 4K
Fatal Beauty (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rita Rizzoli is a narcotics cop with a plethora of disguises. When a drug shipment is hijacked, the thieves don't know that the drug is unusually pure and packs of 'Fatal Beauty' begin turning up next to too many dead bodies. Mike ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gangsters, police investigation, gang, drug abuse, undercover cop, violence, gunfight, drugs, adaptation, vengeance, redemption, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 991
Caught Up (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Daryl gets out of jail after 5 years. His mother has died, his girlfriend is married, and he can't find a job. His new girlfriend Vanessa, whom he meets when a gunman opens fire on them, gets him a job as a car driver. Hitmen are still after ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, chase, crimes, vengeance, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, life is a bitch, femme fatale, law enforcement, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.9
 77K
Bottle Rocket (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Upon his release from a mental hospital following a nervous breakdown, the directionless Anthony joins his friend Dignan, who seems far less sane than the former. Dignan has hatched a hair-brained scheme for an as-yet-unspecified crime spree that ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, funny, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, heist, robbery, theft, dark humor, thief, sibling relationship, self discovery, disorder, nothing goes right, cons and scams, partners in crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Charlie Valentine (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film chronicles the exploits of the title character, Charlie, played by Raymond J. Barry (Training Day) a career criminal intent on scoring one last big pay day. When his "perfect crime" goes bad, Charlie flees to Los Angeles to hide ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, dishonesty, family relations, strong violent content, parents and children, crime gone awry, betrayal, disorder, violence, gangsters, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money. During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for ...
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, police investigation, justice, fbi, track down, investigation, crimes, undercover, disorder, injustice, murder, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: egypt, los angeles, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
 98
Consignment (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Consignment is the authentic and brutal story of an East Coast drug dealer forced to flee to California only to realize state lines don't erase past sins.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, gangsters, going straight, on the run, starting over, police investigation, gang, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, buddies, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.5
 2K
Cisco Pike (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cisco is an ex-rock star who has become a drug dealer. A corrupt cop blackmails Cisco to sell marijuana for him. Cisco has one weekend to sell it to his friends.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin addict, corruption, marijuana, pimp, police corruption, crimes, police investigation, drug abuse, addiction, false accusation, tough law enforcer, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: venice beach california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.0
 3K
Deadfall (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After he accidentally kills his father, Mike, during a sting, Joe tries to carry out Mike's dying wish by recovering valuables that Mike's twin brother Lou stole from him years earlier. But Uncle Lou is also a confidence artist, and Joe is ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, twins, gangsters, criminal heroes, cons and scams, crime gone awry, crimes, uncle nephew relationship, greed, criminal's revenge, last wish, manipulation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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A Good Night to Die (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One day in the life of a hit man, Ronnie, who spends it trying to save the life of fellow hit man, August, who he had brought into the business three years ago. August has become a real problem for some of the bosses around town, and Ronnie will ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, hitman, working undercover, nothing goes right, betrayal, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, friendship, murder, dark humor, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.7
 759
Underworld (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A crook sets out to get revenge on the thugs who hurt his father in this bloody noir-style crime drama. After being released from prison, Johnny Crown (Denis Leary) goes after Frank (Joe Mantegna), one of the mobsters involved in a series of ...
Style: sexy, neo noir, twists and turns, funny, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, vengeance, prison, lone hero, weapons, fantasy world, beautiful scenery, fight scenes, assassination, mafia, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Shakes the Clown (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Shakes plods about his duties as party clown, and uses all of his free time getting seriously drunk. Binky, another clown, wins the spot on a local kiddie show, which depresses Shakes even more, and his boss threatens him with unemployment if he ...
Style: humorous, disturbing, dark, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: clown, murder, false accusation, rescue, alcohol abuse, dark humor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder mystery, frame up, nothing goes right, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: plymouth
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Monument Ave. (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bobby O'Grady a low level member of a Boston Irish gang run by Jackie O'Hara. Jackie demands absolute, total loyalty to him. When Jackie kills one of Bobby's buddies, Teddy, Bobby and others have to keep it an absolute secret, even ...
Style: atmospheric, dark, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crimes, murder, vengeance, gangsters, gang, police investigation, investigation, police corruption, best friends, witnessing a crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, connecticut, massachusetts, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 5K
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: twists and turns, semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark ...
Plot: nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, comedy of errors, crime gone awry, manipulation, disorder, dishonesty, cons and scams, dark humor, winter, cold, insurance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 30K
Money Talks (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Money Talks is a 1997 American comedy film directed by Brett Ratner. Sought by police and criminals, a small-time huckster makes a deal with a TV newsman for protection.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, murder, frame up, media, mexican standoff, journalism, partners, buddies, protagonist as suspect, crimes, law enforcement, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: hip hop, gangsters, burglar, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, drug dealing, partners, ambition, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%