Movies like Hoods

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Hoods (1998)
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Hoods (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Angelo, together with a group of five other people, is ordered by his father, an Italian mobster, to kill the son of an enemy of his, who has destroyed one of his buildings with a bomb. The problems grow bigger when they discover that the person they have to kill is really a nine-year-old
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bandit, child in peril, gangsters, crimes, hitman, family relations, parents and children, crime, murder, danger, dishonesty, buddies, introspection, criminal heroes, disorder, deadly, rivalry, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, criminal's revenge, uninhibited rivalry, profanity
Time: 90s
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Hoods

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, gangsters, dishonesty, disorder, crime, rivalry and hitman mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Hoods: More Dogs Than Bones (2000), Baby on Board (1992), Underworld (1996), True Identity (1991), Fish in a Barrel (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
More Dogs Than Bones (2000)
Genre: Comedy, 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, rough, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, criminal heroes, law enforcement, gangsters, murder, greed, crime, airport, dogcatcher, aviation, dog, bound and gagged ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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95%
 4.5
 284
Baby on Board (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maria (Carol Kane) is the wife of a murdered Mafia bookkeeper. With her baby in tow, she tracks the hitman to the airport, intending to shoot the man. A pickpocket causes the gun to discharge prematurely, and now it's Maria who is being ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: chase, taxi, vengeance, airport, showbiz, deadly, babies and infants, chases and races, danger, gangsters, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.8
 711
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: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, crimes, crime, prison, cons and scams, deadly, partners, rivalry, dishonesty, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
True Identity (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to escape from the mob, an African-American man must disguise himself as a white man.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, on the run, gangsters, society, deadly, cons and scams, mistaken identity, switching roles, murder, interracial relations, silly humor, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Fish in a Barrel (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 6 gun wielding people are trapped in a NY loft with $4 million in stolen diamonds.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, rivalry, disorder, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, alcohol abuse, brother brother relationship, diamond ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.5
 623
Plan B (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A bookkeeper who thinks she killed three mobsters is subsequently promoted by her boss to be a hitman. |
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely criminals, mistaken identity, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, gangsters, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, mafia, mob boss, accidental killing, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.3
 3K
29th Street (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the life of Frank Pesce (Danny Aiello), an actor who won $6 million in the first New York State Lottery in 1976, this comedy focuses on the tight-knit Italian-American neighborhood in Brooklyn where Pesce grew up. It's also the story ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: gambling, lottery, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, gang, society, ambition, self discovery, parents and children, down on your luck, introspection ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 1K
Dead Heat (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Boston cop Pally is forced into early retirement, putting a strain on his marriage. Pally's stepbrother, Ray, attempts to lift his spirits by tipping him off to a sure-bet racehorse. But their attempts to secure the champion equine are thwarted ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mob boss, ambition, starting over, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, rivalry, betrayal, gangsters, family problems, gambling, jockey, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Beautiful Joe (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An extremely nice guy falls for a really bad girl
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mistaken identity, love and romance, dishonesty, society, on the run, gangsters, couple relations, terminal illness, mob boss, seduction, interracial relations, nightclub ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, las vegas, nevada, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: hitman, criminal's revenge, nothing goes right, betrayal, crime gone awry, working undercover, danger, criminal heroes, deadly, gangsters, dark humor, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.0
 7K
Foolish (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: 'Foolish' Waise is a talented comedian with a hard-edge trying to make it in the comedy clubs in LA while his brother is a hard-nosed gangster trying to make it on the streets. With all the competition they face in their chosen ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sexual humor, drug humor, contests and competitions, nightclub, nightlife, workplace romance, hip hop, love triangle, siblings relations, relationship vs career, battles, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: clever, talky, witty, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hitman, film within a film, murder, dark humor, hidden identity, graphic violence, friends, disorder, retiring, apprentice, wild ride, career change ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 2K
Guns & Talks (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Guns & Talks is a South Korean film released in 2001. Directed by Jang Jin, it is a comedy about two brothers and their two friends. These four form a group of assassins, who have attracted the attention of a couple of pesky detectives, ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, humorous, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, hitman, buddies, forbidden love, crimes, wooing, rivalry, gangsters, deadly, dishonesty, friends, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Return of Joe Rich (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe believed in right and wrong until... His job outsourced to India. His teaser rate spiked. His wife bailed. But Joe has a plan...to get it all back, and more. Joe returns home, to the last place on planet Earth where real men can be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: gangsters, crimes, unsupportive spouse, singleness, bandit, american dream
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 636
Party 7 (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven characters, introduced at the start of the film, get thrown together into the same hotel room: a thief who's stolen a suitcase of money from the mob, his ex-girlfriend, her obsessive boyfriend, the mob soldier sent to retrieve the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: thief, mistaken identity, love and romance, criminal's revenge, betrayal, dishonesty, chase, hitman, obsession, violence spree, sexual content, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Things Change (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jerry, a misfit Mafia henchman, is assigned the low-level job of keeping an eye on Gino, a shoe repairman fingered by the Mob to confess to a murder he didn't commit. But Gino's mistaken for a Mafia boss, and the two are suddenly ...
Style: clever, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: hotel, friendship, gangsters, hitman, mistaken identity, scapegoat, murder, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Who's the Man? (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ed Lover and Doctor Dre are two inept barbers. Deciding that maybe they ought to find another line of work, they join the police. A big mistake, as far as their duty sergeant, Sgt Cooper is concerned, who proceeds to harass them at every turn. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, working undercover, friendship, police detective, odd couple, police investigation, fighting crime, deadly, gangsters, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 2K
Montana (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A seasoned enforcer is given the seemingly routine task of finding the Boss's runaway mistress, Kitty. However Kitty is involved in plans to overthrow the Boss and this routine task gets very complicated.
Style: witty, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, hitman, cancer, murder, boss, gunfight, danger, gangsters, partners, goofy hero, crime gone awry, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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A Beginner's Guide to Endings (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film centers on three brothers who, upon learning they only have a few days left to live, set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes. Hopper and Simmons are playing the brothers' father and uncle, respectively, while Caan is one of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, contemplative, light ...
Plot: family relations, last wish, parents and children, ex athlete, family problems, self discovery, introspection, friendship, terminal illness, death, society, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Little New York (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sully (Ethan Hawke) is desperate to give his unborn son the chance he never had. Jasper (Seymour Cassel) wants to escape the mobsters that have infiltrated his life and business. Parmie Tarzo (Vincent D'Onofrio), a local mob boss, dreams of ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, dishonesty, danger, life is a bitch, gangsters, crimes, unfulfillment, violence, environmentalism, shooting, mob boss, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mental institution, hitman, betrayal, crimes, crime, mental illness, satire, gang, nothing goes right, blind ambition, missing person ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 10K
The Pretty One (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her idolized twin sister Audrey dies in a car accident, Laurel decides to take her place. But, as she eases into the life she has always wanted, she must decide between continuing the lie or revealing herself.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, offbeat
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, fall in love, self discovery, hidden identity, disorder, dishonesty, love and romance, sexual content, bittersweet, urban, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 776
Wild Target (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Into the solitary life of middle-aged hitman, Victor Meynard, come two people: Antoine, a youth who becomes Victor's apprentice, and Renée, a bold thief Victor's been hired to kill because she cheated a mobster. When circumstances prevent ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: forgery, sexual content, hitman, fight for supremacy, solitary, destiny, chaos and mayhem, adoption, crimes, danger, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 5.3
 230
Little Cigars (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gangster's former mistress hooks up with a troupe of circus midgets who, as a sideline, rob banks and casinos.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, rough, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: on the run, gangsters, graphic violence, strong female presence, disorder, criminal's revenge, chases and races, crime gone awry, rivalry, crime, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 898
In the Shadows (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a stunt man dies in Miami, his uncle, a New York mob boss, sends a hit man to tail the stunt coordinator, whom the boss wants dead. The hit man, Eric O'Bryne, gets close to his mark's daughter, and through her he asks her dad to teach ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, undercover, crimes, witnessing a crime, crime, introspection, gangsters, dishonesty, deadly, rivalry, criminal heroes, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida, new york, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 5K
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug abuse, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, partners, criminal heroes, buddies, disorder, murder, greed, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 670
Next Door (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Matt and Karen have inconsiderate neighbours whose lawn sprinkler drowns their flowers. A feud errupts and a series of tit-for-tat actions develop and escalate.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, witty, suspense ...
Plot: prank, neighbor, feud, road not taken, suburbs, murder, couples, family relations, dark humor, disorder, farce, satire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 744
Preggoland (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A 35-year-old woman fakes being pregnant to fit in with her friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dishonesty, family relations, best friends, life turned upside down, disorder, lie, faked pregnancy, society, strong female presence, parents and children, pregnancy, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Last Day of Summer (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This unpredictable story follows an agitated fast-food employee, Joe, who's reached his breaking point from being harassed and tormented by his boss...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, vengeful fired employee, social misfits, crimes, mentally unstable, confined, friendship, vengeance, restaurant, introspection, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 368
Mambo Caf? (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A beautiful Puerto Rican girl and her family in Spanish harlem devise a novel plan to attract business to their restaurant, causing a wildly comic sequence of events ending in near disaster.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, cynical
Plot: restaurant, romance, farce, family business, chaos and mayhem, family life, disorder, family relations, nothing goes right, down on your luck, murder, mexican american ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%