Movies like I Woke Up Early the Day I Died

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I Woke Up Early the Day I Died (1998)
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I Woke Up Early the Day I Died (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mental patient escapes from the looney bin in drag, robs a bank, and goes on the lam!
Style: neo noir, cult film, cult movie cast
Plot: thief, nurse, teenager, dog, gay, fight, prostitute, bank robbery, serial killer, heist, mental institution, dark humor, money, police, violence, hotel, death, mental patient, criminal, pyramid, burglar, hospital, morgue, gun, alcoholic ...
Place: los angeles

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Most similar movies to I Woke Up Early the Day I Died

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and cult film films with plots about murder, telephone call, shooting, death, gunshot, criminal and pointing a gun at someone mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like I Woke Up Early the Day I Died: Mushrooms (1995), Eating Raoul (1982), Strangler vs Strangler (1984), Enid Is Sleeping (1990), Terminal Exposure (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 215
Mushrooms (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the tradition of Arsenic and Old Lace, comes this morbidly funny Australian tale of murder and mayhem at the hands of two charming old ladies.
Plot: cleaver, soup, packing a suitcase, groom, wedding ceremony, photograph, moving, tattoo, friendship, elderly man, police detective, corpse ...
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100%
Sometimes Aunt Martha Does Dreadful Things (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ultra-low-budget Florida cult film featuring a transvestite fugitive criminal and his homosexual (and mentally unstable) lover on the lam in a Miami suburb.
Style: psychotronic, gay cinema, lgbt cinema, slasher
Plot: cross dressing, criminal, killing spree, outlaw, foot chase, visitor, sociopath, cat, donut, drug, restaurant, death ...
Place: florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.8
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Eating Raoul (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A relatively boring Los Angeles couple discover a bizarre, if not murderous way to get funding for opening a restaurant.
Style: cult film, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, cannibal, dark humor, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), bondage, locksmith, restaurant, wine, clothed female naked male, sex toy, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Strangler vs Strangler (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When it comes to crime, Belgrade is same as any other modern metropolis, except for having its own serial killers. That blank is filled when a flower salesman begins strangling women. A popular, but very disturbed rock star soon becomes ...
Style: parody, cult film
Plot: killing spree, ear, police investigation, strangulation, carnation, rock concert, telepathy, anonymous letter, serial killer, metropolis, radio station, rock singer ...
Time: 80s
Place: serbia, europe, belgrade, balkan, former yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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 ...
Style: cynical, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: infidelity, dark humor, murder, exploding car, police officer, gunfight, couple relations, suburban life, love affair, human nature, couples, injustice ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s, year 1959
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Terminal Exposure (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two beach combing-shutterbugs accidentally capture a murder on film. Now detectives, the boys set out to capture a murderess shot only from behind, with a rose tattoo on her behind. Fun in the sun turns dangerous when they end up shooting bullets ...
Style: cult film, neo noir
Plot: murder, beach, wet clothes, handcuffed woman, envelope, pushed into a swimming pool, photographer, voyeur, suspicion, neo nazi, murder mystery, gun ...
Place: venice california, los angeles, california, venice beach california, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Fade to Black (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eric Binford watches a lot of movies. He is the truest definition of a film geek. One day, his sanity takes a turn for the worse and he begins acting out his favorite scenes from the movies. In doing so, he manages to involve his enemies and the ...
Style: slasher, psychological, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, murder, psychopath, mentally unstable, fan culture, deadly, stalking, danger, loner, hollywood, psychopath as protagonist ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Jonny's Sweet Revenge (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rick and Reni came to California in search of a new lease on life. Unfortunately, all they found was each other... In a last ditch effort to save their struggling relationship, the duo twist their couples' counseling therapy into a plot that ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, humorous, tense ...
Plot: criminal, relationships, heist, bullying, accidental killing, blood, drunken man, old man, bully, dark humor, violent man, breakup ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.7
 2K
Cop or Hood (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute's house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate the situation. Posing as the prostitute's long-lost brother "Antonio Cerruti," he discovers ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: corruption, organized crime, investigation, attempted murder, police brutality, police operation, murder investigation, violence, employer employee relationship, undercover cop, foot chase, chase ...
Place: southern france, south of france, nice france, cote d'azur, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Feeding Mr. Baldwin (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A house sitter bites off more than he can chew when a dead body mysteriously shows up at the estate he's watching.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: crimes, gangsters, violent behavior, reunion, friendship between men, psychological manipulation, bulldog, estate, gory, crime, jealous woman, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 2K
6ixtynin9 (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A woman, fired from a financial coorporation during the Asia crisis, returns home with no money. However, she finds a box with a fortune in front of her door, and decides to keep it. However, the people that left it there soon want it back.
Style: tense, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: money, gangsters, serial killer, self defense, escape, crime gone awry, mistaken identity, disorder, woman in danger, deadly, chase, stolen money ...
Time: 90s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hollywood Homicide (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Joe Gavilan (Harrison Ford) and his new partner K. C. Calden (Josh Hartnett), are detectives on the beat in Tinseltown. Neither one of them really wants to be a cop, Gavilan moonlights as a real estate broker, and Calden is an aspiring actor ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, hollywood, murder, chase, hip hop, crimes, reluctant partners, partners against crime, law enforcement, odd couple, gunfight, foot chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Night Before (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Night Before is a 1988 film starring Keanu Reeves and Lori Loughlin. Reeves plays Winston Connelly, the so-called high school nerd and vice president of the Astronomy club. Loughlin plays Tara Mitchell, the pretty and popular head cheerleader ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: prom, memory loss, amnesia, handcuffs, on the run, high school, friends, teenage life, love and romance, disorder, coming of age, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 70
Rat Fink (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lost b-movie
Style: neo noir, psychotronic
Plot: teenage pregnancy, singer, underage sex, drunken man, drum, visit, high society, wound, selfish man, antagonist as protagonist, rock singer, estrangement ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Going Overboard (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.
Style: humorous, not serious, sex comedy, parody, awful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: ambition, ship, ocean, friendship, bartender, dictator, cruise ship, down on your luck, silly humor, fish out of water, workplace romance, buddies ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Four Murders Are Enough, Darling (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two criminal gangs are ruthlessly fighting for a 1-million dollar check that, purely by chance, got into the flat of shy high school teacher George Camel. As the number of victims sharply increases, Camel is mistakenly regarded as a mass murderer ...
Style: psychedelic, psychotronic, cult film, parody
Plot: visit, blood splatter, impersonation, punched in the face, hit in the face, gunfight, reading aloud, satire, co worker co worker relationship, breaking the fourth wall, hidden corpse, fake moustache ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 486
Loot (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the play by 'Joe Orton' this film follows the adventures of two pals who have pulled off a bank robbery and have to hide the loot. Fortunately (?) one of them works in a funeral parlour and they have a coffin to spare.
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, farce, hotel, coffin, caper, robbery, nothing goes right, crimes, bank, cons and scams, disorder, dark humor ...
Time: 60s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Cops and Robbers (1973)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two disillusioned New York policemen plan a $10 million robbery to fuel their low pensions, only to run into one debacle after another in the process.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime gone awry, chase, heist, police officer, mafia, crimes, innocence lost, cons and scams, police corruption, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A petty thief posing as an actor is brought to Los Angeles for an unlikely audition and finds himself in the middle of a murder investigation along with his high school dream girl and a detective who's been training him for his upcoming role...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, humorous, absurd, funny ...
Plot: murder, dark humor, private detective, christmas, actor, investigation, thief, lifestyle, disorder, mistaken identity, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, venice beach california, denver colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 60K
Half Baked (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, cult film ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, drug dealing, drug dealer, jail, slacker, friendship between men, male friendship, roommate, stoner ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 885
Remote Control (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A video store clerk stumbles onto an alien plot to take over earth by brainwashing people with a bad '50s science fiction movie. He and his friends race to stop the aliens before the tapes can be distributed world-wide.
Style: surprise ending, parody, psychotronic, cult film, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: evil alien, blood on face, murder suspect, cigarette smoking, gunshot, crying, little boy, gym, house on fire, corpse, shot to death, flare ...
Time: 50s, 80s, year 1987, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Kill Me Three Times (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on a seemingly routine job, a jaded hit man discovers that he's not the only one with his target in the crosshairs.
Style: twists and turns, humorous, exciting, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, dark humor, crimes, vengeance, cons and scams, woman in danger, disorder, deadly, danger, dishonesty, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 12K
Two Hands (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A 19 year old finds himself in debt to a local gangster when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs. Meanwhile two street kids start a shopping spree when they find the missing money.
Style: humorous, entertaining, disturbing, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, love and romance, crime boss, change of luck, on the run, rivalry, heist, gangs, gang, beach ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 5.3
 1K
Crime Wave (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Leyre lives a quiet and comfortable life which ends abruptly when an act of rage of her teenage son leads her to protect him by any means necessary.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: murder, business, family relations, teenager, bar, cover up, lawyer, money, mother, corruption, police, post coital scene ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, basque country
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Poor White Trash (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike and Lenny are two buddies who dream of getting out of the trailer park. Out of desperation they resort to burglary as a means of financing Mike's college education. Their dream is jeopardized one summer day when their ploy to shoplift Near ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining
Plot: family relations, heist, nothing goes right, crimes, parents and children, ambition, teenage life, disorder, youth, college, small town, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
She Does Not Drink, Smoke or Flirt But... She Talks (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Housemaid Georgette (Girardot) loves to gossip and this causes major trouble to people around her.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mushroom, money, bank, blackmail, murder, cleaning lady, tv host, love and romance, crimes, dishonesty, bourgeoisie, cheating ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.7
 807
Alien Zone (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A man who is having an affair with a married woman is dropped off on the wrong street when going back to his hotel. He takes refuge out of the rain when an old man invites him in. He turns out to be a mortician, who tells him the stories of the ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: on the run, serial killer, mortician, psychopath, supernatural, ghost, amateur detective, mystery, supernatural ability, danger, crimes, zombie ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 27K
Freeway (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, young Vanessa Lutz decides to go in search of her estranged grandmother. On the way, she is given a ride by school counselor Bob Wolverton. During the journey, Lutz begins to realize that Bob is the ...
Style: disturbing, cynical, suspenseful, bloody, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, hitchhiker, murder, life is a bitch, disfigurement, prison, police investigation, crime, crimes, brutality, social decay, little red riding hood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Entertaining Mr. Sloane (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sloane, a handsome, sexy and completely amoral young man, joins Kath's household as a lodger and proceeds to manipulate her and her brother, Ed. He is recognized by Kemp (Dadda) as the murderer of Kemp's former employer, whereupon Sloane ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: dark humor, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, siblings relations, eccentric family, human nature, dangerous attraction, farce, dishonesty, gender, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Cutting Class (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: High school student Paula Carson's affections are being sought after by two of her classmates: Dwight, the "bad boy", and Brian, a disturbed young man who has just been released from a mental hospital where he was committed following ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, opposites attract, high school life, high school, woman in danger, murder, who done it, graphic violence, gory, teenage life, profanity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%