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The Legend of Al, John and Jack (2002)
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The Legend of Al, John and Jack (2002)
Original name: La leggenda di Al, John e Jack
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York 1959. I tre gangster Al, John e Jack hanno il compito di uccidere Frankie per conto del boss. Sbagliano bersaglio e il boss da a loro un'altra possibilità: tenere d'occhio una persona a lui cara. Ma la fortuna non è dalla loro parte....
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gangsters, gangster, mafia, amnesia, electrocution, accidental shooting, drive in
Time: 50s, 1950s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and not serious films with plots about gangsters, mafia, crimes, gangster, crime, disorder and hitman mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Legend of Al, John and Jack: Three Men and a Leg (1997), The Santa Claus Gang (2010), The Canary Connection (1993), Cookie (1989), I Hate Summer (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Three Men and a Leg (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three friends leave Milan by car heading south. Two of them are married to two sisters, the third one is going to marry the third sister. The marriage is going to take place in the villa of their vulgar but very rich father in law. They are also ...
Style: realistic, not serious, witty, humorous, road movie
Plot: on the road, couple relations, fall in love, parents and children, boss and employee, power relations, couples, overbearing, family relations, disorder, wedding, profanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Rich, the Pauper and the Butler (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A wealthy broker, his butler, and a poor abusive seller, following an economic meltdown, all see their social positions change. When the rich becomes poor, the former abusive seller accommodates the rich and the butler. The three thus learn to live ...
Style: entertaining, funny, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: chick flick
Plot: escapades, hopes, nothing goes right, social differences, down on your luck, life philosophy, human nature, workplace, adventure, money, deception, unlikely friendships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Santa Claus Gang (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On christmas eve, three friends dressed as Santa Clauses, are arrested for attempted robbery and taken to police station, suspected to be group of thieves known as "The Santa Claus Gang". While trying to prove their innocence, the three ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: false accusation, buddies, law enforcement, comedy of errors, police station, nothing goes right, ambition, heist, friendship, silly humor, contests and competitions, false arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Canary Connection (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czech Republic
Story: An interesting attempt at a postmodern crazy comedy with elements of parody. The plot turns on the search for the recipe of a liqueur made by the film’s financial backer.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: disguise, gangsters, czech abroad, mafioso, secretary, gangster, blood, wheelchair, alcohol, parody, mafia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Cookie (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Cookie Voltecki (Emily Lloyd) is the illegitimate daughter of mobster Dino Capisco (Peter Falk), who has just finished thirteen years in prison. Since being released from jail, all that Dino wants is to settle some old scores, and make up for lost ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mafia, gangsters, family relations, crimes, crime, rebel, cons and scams, reunion, parents and children, frame up, teaching the ways of the world, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, boston, australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This is the funny story about two warring Mafia gangs in New York. The weaker gang use incredibly a lion to blackmail the opposite gang's "clients". The police succeeds to stop one of the gang, while the other remain without the Boss.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: gang, gangsters, mafia, criminal heroes, farce, silly humor, hitman, disorder, goofy hero, deadly, assassination attempt, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
I Hate Summer (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three families end up in the same rented house. Throughout the summer, they become friends and rediscover how to enjoy life.
Style: funny, light, humorous, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family vacation, road trip, friendship, family holiday, island, parents and children, vacation, family, family relations, summer vacation, father son relationship, old friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern italy, europe
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The State-Mafia Pact (2014)
Genre: Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story about how the pact beetween Italian State and Mafia was inked with innocence blood.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: mafia, crimes, gangsters, society, corruption, controversy, reenactment, crime, satire, female director, political satire
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cat and Dog (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: L.A.P.D. Captain Parker finally is going on Holiday with all his family. At the last moment he has to cancel the program to re-capture a pilferer named Tony Roma, bad copy of a Latin lover. He use to seduce older women and then steals their jewelry. ...
Plot: bully, camping, police, hoodlum, mission of murder, gigolo, murder witness, odd couple, mafia, italian american, gangsters, gangster
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The Godson (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After the death of his older brother, Guiseppe "the guppy" Calzone (Kevin McDonald, "KIDS IN THE HALL") becomes head of the Calzone Mob family. His aging father (Dom DeLuise) knows his son is not cut out for the job, so he sends ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Up Your Alley (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The All-Out Sex Comedy Riot!
Plot: motor scooter, heist, virgin, mafia, female nudity, diamond, sex, exploitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Mafia Kills Only in Summer (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While Arturo tries to gain the love of Flora, he witnesses the history of Sicily from 1969 to 1992, miraculously dodging the crimes of the Mafia and supporting as a journalist the heroic struggle of the judges and policemen who fought this infamous ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: romance, youth, gangsters, innocence lost, love and romance, coincidence, crimes, unfulfilled love, mayor, coming of age, satire, society ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, 90s
Place: sicily, italy, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Wise Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, gambling, gangsters, hitman, mafia, frame up, buddies, siblings relations, cons and scams, heist, partners, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Remote Control (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Iceland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Since his mother wants to watch TV, Axel, a young auto-mechanic, must recover her remote control, accidentally taken by his punk sister Maja. During his quest, he becomes involved in the conflict between Moli, the liquor smuggler, and Aggi, a night ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, cult film
Plot: disorder, nothing goes right, gang, crimes, gangsters, crime, missing person, farce, rock, club, mafia, rock music ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in 1920's New York City, this movie tells the story of idealistic young playwright David Shayne. Producer Julian Marx finally finds funding for the project from gangster Nick Valenti. The catch is that Nick's girl friend Olive Neal ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, atmospheric, light ...
Plot: gangsters, mafia, murder, broadway, playwright, actress, rehearsal, crime, crimes, backstage, friendship, showbiz ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
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We're Talkin' Serious Money (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple of bumbling con men go on the lam when they can't repay a loan from the mob.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mafia, politician, bandit, sting operation, scam, partners, buddies, crimes, gangsters, chases and races, graphic violence, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Johnny Stecchino (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Good hearted but not very wordly-wise, Dante is happy driving the school bus for a group of mentally handicapped children, while feeling he is somehow missing out on life and love. So he is very excited when after nearly being knocked down by her ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, realistic, not serious ...
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Time: 90s
Place: italy, sicily, europe, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beverly Hills Bodysnatchers (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A doctor and a mortician have teamed up to do re-animation experiments on corpses using gangster money loaned for "remodeling." When they can't pay it back, the Mafia guy sends his nephews to work at the funeral home to keep a watch ...
Style: cult film, surprise ending
Plot: mortician, mafia, golf course, reanimation, zombie, mob boss
Place: los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Two gangsters, fighting for influence in the city, decide to get suitcases filled with money and drugs. Meanwhile, another criminal group has the same purpose.
Plot: gay, briefs, corpse, oral sex, gangsters, gun, mafia, drugs, gangster, money, transvestite, machine gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Analyze This (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Countless wiseguy films are spoofed in this film that centers on the neuroses and angst of a powerful Mafia racketeer who suffers from panic attacks. When Paul Vitti needs help dealing with his role in the "family," unlucky shrink Dr. Ben ...
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, clever, suspense ...
Plot: psychiatrist, mafia, gangsters, attempted murder, therapy, anger, crimes, introspection, doctors and patients, power relations, power struggle, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1957, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, miami beach, florida, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, gangsters, heist, train robbery, confined, goofy hero, gang, criminal heroes, master criminal, rescue, betrayal, chases and races ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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City Cops (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cindy is an American FBI agent who is currently in Hong Kong seeking arch-criminal Kent Tong. In order to bring down Tong and his criminal organization, she teams up with local HK cops David and Johnny.
Plot: mafia, martial arts, police, kung fu, triad, police shootout, fbi agent, showdown
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Flic Story (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Campana, a commissar at the drugs bureau of Paris police gets an undercover job in Nice to catch an Italian-French mafia boss. As he slips into the identity of a gangster's brother, who was already killed, he has to play the role of a loving ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical
Plot: gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish out of water, law enforcement, undercover, crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, nothing goes right, working undercover, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Ugly Nasty People (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of wild, physically disabled gangsters has a plan to rob a bank, but things go terribly wrong when each of them reveals they all had their own personal agenda.
Style: feel good, psychological, captivating, humorous, disturbing
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: gangsters, escapades, rivalry, dishonesty, bank robber, life is a bitch, danger, bank, bank robbery, gang, disorder, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Jerky Boys (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When two unemployed telephone pranksters decide to use their vocal "talents" to impersonate a Chicago mob boss and curry favor with organized crime in New York, the trouble begins. It isn't long before Johnny and Kamal (the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, idiotic ...
Plot: gangsters, hitman, unemployment, prank telephone call, dishonesty, vengeance, partners, crime, crimes, friends, disorder, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Rulers of the City (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tony, a mob loan collector, is dissatisfied with his station in life. Though he dreams of one day being rich, he is stuck with the dead-end job of beating up borrowers who fall behind in their payments. After meeting up with Napoli, another mob ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mob boss, mafia, violence, vengeance, cons and scams, rivalry, crime, criminal heroes, gang, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Hot Dog (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mistakenly believing that he will be let go from the company, Philippe decides to sabotage the production at Saucibec. Upon learning that he is not the one who will be laid off, he will go to great lengths to right his wrongs ... but it's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, tense, light ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, revenge, mistaken identity, dishonesty, gangsters, disorder, crime boss, factory worker, factory, vengeful fired employee, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mean Frank and Crazy Tony (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There's trouble in Frankie Diomede's criminal empire in Genoa. A French gangster has moved into his territory, so he flies home to take care of business. He promptly has himself arrested so that he'll have the perfect alibi when the ...
Plot: prison, gang war, gangster, female nudity, murder, french giallo, escape, police chase, carabinieri, gangsters, italian police, prison escape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Mr. Nice Guy (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A hitman by the name of Mr. Nice Guy is about to be married and his fiancee doesn't know his true profession. On top of that, his future father-in-law has a contract out on him. A zany mafia comedy!
Plot: hitman, mafia, assassin, organized crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Rage in Harlem (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A beautiful black gangster's moll flees to Harlem with a trunkload of gold after a shootout, unaware that the rest of the gang, and a few other unsavoury characters, are on her trail. A pudgy momma's boy becomes the object of her ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: moll, transvestism, gangsters, femme fatale, woman in danger, murder, gunfight, gold, gory, urban, love affair, cons and scams ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: harlem, new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%