Movies like Legal Eagles

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Legal Eagles (1986)
 6.0
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Legal Eagles (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: District Attorney Tom Logan is set for higher office, at least until he becomes involved with defence lawyer Laura Kelly and her unpredictable client Chelsea Deardon. It seems the least of Chelsea's crimes is the theft of a very valuable painting, but as the women persuade Logan to investigate further and to cut some official corners, a much more sinister scenario starts to emerge.
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic, exciting, clever, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, romance, crime, crimes, legal action, dedicated lawyer, love and romance, legal, danger, femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, law enforcement, opposites attract, cons and scams, court case, investigation, conspiracy, murder, cheating, lone hero, society, celebrity culture, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco

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Most similar movies to Legal Eagles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and light films with plots about romance, dialogue, love and romance, mentor, catastrophe, adaptation and couples mostly in Comedy, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Legal Eagles: Married to the Mob (1988), Mickey Blue Eyes (1999), Seems Like Old Times (1980), Excess Baggage (1997), My Cousin Vinny (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Married to the Mob (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world. When her husband is killed for having an affair with the mistress of mob boss Tony "The Tiger" Russo, Angela and her son depart ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: starting over, murder, fbi, hitman, romance, gangsters, against the odds, against the rules, crimes, crime, couple relations, special agents ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mafia, marriage proposal, family relations, fbi, gangsters, crimes, romance, mistaken identity, love and romance, dishonesty, comedy of errors, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Seems Like Old Times (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, romance, dishonesty, couple relations, crimes, love and romance, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, love affair, love triangle, on the run, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.4
 12K
Excess Baggage (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A rich brat (Alicia Silverstone) fakes her own kidnapping, but in the process ends up locked in the trunk of a car that gets stolen.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, romance, crime gone awry, fall in love, nothing goes right, missing person, comedy of errors, dishonesty, cons and scams, criminal heroes, unlikely couple, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 7.6
 102K
My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two carefree pals traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, one of them has a cousin who's a lawyer - Vincent Gambini, a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cult film, funny ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, court, false accusation, legal action, dedicated lawyer, small town, fish out of water, legal, trial, profanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: alabama, southern usa, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.8
 7K
Her Alibi (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers' block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as she shows more and more interesting abilities (such as knife ...
Style: sexy, feel good, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mystery, murder, romance, farce, writers, love and romance, crimes, crime, dangerous attraction, fall in love, comedy of errors, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.8
 5K
The Hot Rock (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dortmunder and his pals plan to steal a huge diamond from a museum. But this turns out to be only the first time they have to steal it...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, suspense ...
Plot: heist, crimes, crime, museum, perfect crime, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, criminal heroes, jewel thief, bank robbery, prison ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: CW Briggs is a veteran insurance investigator, with many successes. Betty Ann Fitzgerald is a new employee in the company he works for, with the task of reorganizing the office. They don't like each other - or at least that's what they ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, feel good, atmospheric ...
Plot: hypnosis, insurance investigator, investigation, crimes, workplace, love and romance, unlikely criminals, power relations, false accusation, heist, plot twist, justice ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1940, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Trial and Error (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An actor poses as a lawyer to help his sick friend, and problems develop.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, talky, light ...
Plot: courtroom, legal, small town, lawyer, fish out of water, goofy hero, cons and scams, nothing goes right, legal action, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.6
 4K
Nadine (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hairdresser Nadine Hightower wants to retrieve the risqué photos she once posed for, but when she visits the photographer at his office, he's murdered by an intruder. Nadine talks her estranged husband, Vernon, into going along when she ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Plot: murder, romance, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, hidden identity, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, odd couple, murder mystery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1954, 1930s ...
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.1
 12K
Leap of Faith (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jonas Nightengale is a fraudulent Christian faith healer who makes a living travelling around America holding revival meetings and conducting 'miracles' with the help of his friend and manager, Jane, and their entourage. One of their ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: preacher, small town, redemption, miraculous event, dishonesty, cons and scams, opposites attract, romance, small town life, bus, male female relationship, witch doctor ...
Time: 90s
Place: kansas, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Two If by Sea (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank O'Brien, a petty thief, and his 7-year-long girlfriend Roz want to put an end to their unsteady lifestyle and just do that last job, which involves stealing a valuable painting. Frank takes Roz to an island on the coast of New England, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: thief, island, painting, heist, romance, crime, crimes, partners, cons and scams, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.9
 16K
Something Wild (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman "kidnaps" a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-con husband shows up.
Style: road movie, semi serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic ...
Plot: chase, on the road, haunted by the past, opposites attract, reunion, lovers on the run, violence, psychopath, police, romance, couple relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, virginia, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 2.5
 45K
Gigli (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Gigli is ordered to kidnap the psychologically challenged younger brother of a powerful federal prosecutor. When plans go awry, Gigli's boss sends in Ricki, a gorgeous free-spirited female gangster who has her own set of orders to assist with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, melancholic, suspense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, gangsters, hitman, romance, opposites attract, fall in love, crime, crimes, mission of murder, lovers, couple relations, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, turkey, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Small Time Crooks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Style: witty, humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: bank robbery, unlikely criminals, cheating, overnight success, disorder, crimes, love and romance, cons and scams, crime, couple relations, bank robber, criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dentist, nurse, romance, love triangle, love and romance, cons and scams, fall in love, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, honest, hidden identity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Life Without Dick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: By accident, Colleen Gibson shoots and kills her gold-digging cheating boyfriend, Dick, a private eye who happens to have a hitman on his tail. Danny the hitman works for his brother-in-law, a cheerful but nasty Irish mobster, hasn't actually ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, light ...
Plot: romance, musician's life, couples, criminal heroes, dangerous attraction, cons and scams, love and romance, private detective, dishonesty, disorder, hitman, mob boss ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
They All Laughed (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mad cap private-eye caper about a team of detectives who are following, and are being followed by, a group of beautiful women.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, investigation, unlikely couple, who done it, love and romance, crimes, couple relations, workplace situations, romance, dangerous attraction, infidelity, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.5
 11K
The Big Easy (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Remy McSwain is a New Orleans police lieutenant who investigates the murder of a local mobster. His investigation leads him to suspect that fellow members of the police force may be involved.
Style: sexy, twists and turns, clever, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: police corruption, neo noir, police, corruption, investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, police investigation, romance, crimes, crime, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana, southern usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.8
 986
The Squeeze (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Harry Berg is both a con artist and an actual artist -- he constructs large sculptures out of television sets -- but he is not particularly successful in either role. He owes some money, which gets him involved with Rachel Dobs, a police detective ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: lottery, murder, inventor, partners, dishonesty, law enforcement, disorder, crimes, cons and scams, crime, gambling, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 5K
Two Much (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young gallerist is in love with two sisters at the same time. In order to solve the problem he decides to invent his own twin-brother.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, twins, switching roles, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, nothing goes right, hidden identity, wooing, screwball, adaptation, art, greed ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, opposites attract, honeymoon, womanizer, apartment, conservative, romance, love, unlikely couple, family relations, newlyweds, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.7
 2K
The Fortune (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two bumbling hustlers in the 1920s attempt to gain the fortune of an heiress. Nothing will stop them . Not even murder.
Style: humorous, witty, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, manipulations, crumbling marriage, crimes, celebrity culture, cons and scams, couple relations, unfulfillment, family relations, ocean or sea, power relations, chase ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 11K
Forget Paris (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, basketball, referee, romance, couple relations, family problems, couples, profanity, bittersweet, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.9
 46K
Fletch (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A veritable chameleon, investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher might drive his editor up the wall, but he always produces great pieces for the newspaper. When his next story is about the drug trade taking place on the beach, Fletch ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, light ...
Plot: investigation, undercover, crimes, dishonesty, cons and scams, insurance, journalism, mistaken identity, murder for hire, contract killing, corruption, country club ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, rio de janeiro, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A revenge-seeking gold digger marries a womanizing Beverly Hills lawyer with the intention of making a killing in the divorce.
Style: witty, clever, romantic, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lawyer, battle of the sexes, hotshot lawyer, unlikely couple, manipulations, love at first sight, manipulation, fall in love, cons and scams, opposites attract, verbal byplay, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, las vegas, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.5
 7K
Mo' Money (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Trying to get his act together, a con artist gets a job in a credit card company. He falls in love with a fellow employee, he steals a couple of cards, everything is going great. But soon, the chief of security drags him into the big leagues of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: credit card, cons and scams, dishonesty, love and romance, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, investigation, reluctant partners, chase, african american, con men ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 50K
Heartbreakers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Max and Page are a brilliant mother/daughter con team who have their grift down to a fine science. Max targets wealthy, willing men and marries them. Page then seduces them, and Max catches her husband in the act. Then it's off to palimony city ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: manipulation, cons and scams, dishonesty, parents and children, manipulations, love and romance, mother daughter relationship, farce, hidden identity, criminal heroes, frame up, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new york, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 6K
Loosies (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young pickpocket in the New York subways, living a fast, free, lifestyle is confronted by a woman whom he had a one night affair with, she informs him that she is now pregnant with his child, he must now choose between continuing the lifestyle he ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Plot: disorder, law enforcement, unlikely couple, romance, chases and races, on the run, couples, criminal heroes, crimes, track down, introspection, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Secret of My Succe$s (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Brantley Foster, a well-educated kid from Kansas, has always dreamed of making it big in New York, but once in New York, he learns that jobs - and girls - are hard to get. When Brantley visits his uncle, Howard Prescott, who runs a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: rich and poor, mistaken identity, love triangle, office, farce, ambition, rise to the top, workplace, fish out of water, workplace situations, workplace romance, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, kansas, usa, florida, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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