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Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
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Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A card shark and his unwillingly-enlisted friends need to make a lot of cash quick after losing a sketchy poker match. To do this they decide to pull a heist on a small-time gang who happen to be operating out of the flat next door.
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, clever, twists and turns, exciting, entertaining, funny, twist ending, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dark humor, crimes, crime gone awry, disorder, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, gangsters, buddies, dishonesty, friends, organized crime, chaos and mayhem, rivalry, cons and scams, scheme, partners, criminal's revenge, drugs, debt, gambling, marijuana, group of criminals, chaos, violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, united kingdom, england, europe

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Most similar movies to Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, entertaining and clever films with plots about crimes, gangsters, heist, dishonesty, dialogue, storytelling and vengeance mostly in Crime, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels: Snatch (2000), RocknRolla (2008), The Gentlemen (2019), Seven Psychopaths (2012), Redirected (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Snatch (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The second film from British director Guy Ritchie. Snatch tells an obscure story similar to his first fast-paced crazy character-colliding filled film “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.” There are two overlapping stories here – one is the ...
Style: humorous, witty, entertaining, funny, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, gambling, criminal heroes, cons and scams, sarcasm, master criminal, crime gone awry, disorder, gangsters, boxing, bookies ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: england, london, belgium, antwerp, europe
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 7.2
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RocknRolla (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a Russian mobster sets up a real estate scam that generates millions of pounds, various members of London's criminal underworld pursue their share of the fortune. Various shady characters, including Mr One-Two, Stella the accountant, and ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, stylized, humorous, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, corruption, crimes, organized crime, dark humor, gang leader, mafia, cons and scams, heist, crime gone awry, robbery, homosexual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
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92%
 7.8
 327K
The Gentlemen (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A drug lord tries to sell off his highly profitable empire.
Style: stylized, realistic, neo noir, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, marijuana, british, tough guy, gang, crimes, money, crime boss, swearing, criminal underworld, ambition ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s, 21st century
Place: london, england, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.
Style: talky, witty, surreal, humorous, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, psychopath, gangsters, dog, crimes, screenwriter, crime gone awry, serial killer, killings, weirdo, gunfight, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1975, year 1947, year 1954 ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Redirected (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four friends become stranded in Eastern Europe and have to become hit men, prostitutes, corrupt cops, smugglers and more to make it home.
Style: humorous, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, crime gone awry, gangsters, partners in crime, escapades, smuggling, friends, disorder, corruption, murder, dark humor, plan gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, lithuania, europe, russia, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Pulp Fiction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures unfurl in three stories that ingeniously trip back and forth in time.
Style: neo noir, witty, exciting, clever, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, drugs, dark humor, hitman, overdose, gunfight, violence, organized crime, gangsters, multiple storylines, rape, cocaine ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma. ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, neo noir, clever, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hitman, mystery, master criminal, mistaken identity, disorder, mysterious character, crimes, revenge, mafia, deception, organized crime, scheme ...
Time: contemporary, year 1979, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 71K
Go (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Told from three perspectives, a story of a bunch of young Californians trying to get some cash, do and deal some drugs, score money and sex in Las Vegas, and generally experience the rush of life.
Style: humorous, non-linear, witty, sexy, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs, christmas, nothing goes right, multiple storylines, clubbing, disorder, crimes, drug dealer, dark humor, drug dealing, rave, marijuana ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Big Lebowski (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, a Los Angeles slacker who only wants to bowl and drink white Russians, is mistaken for another Jeffrey Lebowski, a wheelchair-bound millionaire, and finds himself dragged into a strange series of events ...
Style: humorous, absurd, surreal, talky, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bowling, slacker, mistaken identity, crimes, hippie, weed, marijuana, nihilism, stoners, hallucination, death of friend, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991
Place: los angeles, california, usa, malibu california, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
In China They Eat Dogs (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intent fast paced Danish dark comedy film about two separately motivated brothers who with their slightly psychopathic tendencies end up in a touchy situation. One brother gets in serious trouble after a bank robbery and begs the other brother ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, ironic, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, bank robbery, eccentricity, brutality, violence, sarcasm, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, family relations, fish out of water, robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: denmark, china, asia, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 49K
The 51st State (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elmo McElroy is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula - a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to 'the 51st state.' McElroy's new product delivers a feeling 51 times more ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, chase, gangsters, chemist, culture clash, crimes, drugs, drug dealing, dishonesty, partners, drug lord, gang war ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 70s
Place: england, liverpool, los angeles, northern england, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 260K
The Sting (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.
Style: humorous, twists and turns, witty, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: con artists, gambling, cons and scams, casino, gangsters, poker, heist, crimes, mafia, caper, chase, sting operation ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, brutal, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, crimes, organized crime, heist, police investigation, crime gone awry, gang war, friendship, rivalry, ambition, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.
Style: funny, humorous, satirical, sexy, witty ...
Plot: heist, zoophilia, screwball, lawyer, con artists, jewelry, hitman, satire, betrayal, robbery, stuttering, american abroad ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, california, europe, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 8K
Plastic (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sam & Fordy run a credit card fraud scheme, but when they steal from the wrong man, they find themselves threatened by sadistic gangster. They need to raise £5m and pull off a daring diamond heist to clear their debt.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, crimes, credit card fraud, heist, race against time, friends, get rich quick scheme, criminal heroes, dishonesty, disorder, male objectification, car accident ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, england, miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 96K
Revolver (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hotshot gambler Jake Green (Jason Statham) is long on bravado and seriously short of common sense. Rarely is he allowed in any casino because he's a bona fide winner and, in fact, has taken so much money over the years that he's the sole ...
Style: serious, stylized, confusing, philosophical, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, criminal heroes, chess, gangsters, group of criminals, cons and scams, crimes, philosophy, ex convict, mob boss, criminal's revenge, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
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Crime Spree (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An out-of-town heist becomes a nightmare for a crew of French burglars when they mistakenly rob the head of the Chicago mafia. Unaccustomed to the ways of the American underworld, it is not long before they have the mafia, the FBI and a couple of ...
Style: humorous, funny, witty, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: gangsters, crimes, heist, crime gone awry, organized crime, french, mafia, corrupt cop, brutality, fbi, comedy of errors, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, france, europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
3000 Miles to Graceland (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: It was an ingenious enough plan: rob the Riviera Casino's count room during an Elvis impersonator convention. But Thomas Murphy decided to keep all the money for himself and shot all his partners, including recently-freed ex-con Michael Zane. ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, crimes, robbery, cons and scams, casino, kidnapping, chase, disguise, court, criminal heroes, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, idaho, nevada, usa
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100%
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Stark Raving Mad (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crook quietly plots his revenge against the boss who murdered his brother while working for him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bank robbery, heist, cons and scams, nightclub, clubbing, disorder, nothing goes right, rivalry, crimes, vengeance, buddies, partners ...
Time: contemporary
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22%
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The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: suspense, exciting, twists and turns, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, robbery, car chase, perfect crime, revenge, mentor, master criminal, gold, bank robbery, hacker, caper, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: italy, los angeles, venice, philadelphia, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England, enter a gentlemen's agreement: They decide to rid the aristocrats of their belongings. With Plunkett's criminal know-how ...
Style: exciting, humorous, witty, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, heist, adventure, crimes, love triangle, partners, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, buddies, revenge ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Disorganized Crime (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are dumber than they are! By the time the gang ...
Style: parody, humorous, melancholic, twists and turns, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, small town, chase, gang, crime gone awry, crimes, bank robbery, life philosophy, justice, childhood, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, las vegas, montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.6
 6K
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: buddy comedy, semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, nothing goes right, gambling, hitman, buddies, frame up, criminal heroes, dishonesty, partners, crimes, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 6.8
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Quick Change (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless robbery. The only thing left for the trio to do is make their getaway out ...
Style: humorous, feel good, absurd, light, witty ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, crime gone awry, crimes, nothing goes right, friendship, disorder, friends, cons and scams, partners, buddies, runaway ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Hard Word (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three fraternal bank robbers languishing in jail, discover a profitable (if not dodgy) way to spend their time. Crime can most certainly pay, if you "know wot I mean?" However when sex and greed rear-up between the good crims and the bad ...
Style: suspense, twists and turns, stylized, tense, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, prison, chase, vengeance, crime gone awry, lawyer, greed, cons and scams, dishonesty, criminal heroes, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia, sydney australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A comedy about a hitman who sees everything in terms of the movies and how mistaken identity is getting in the way of recovering a stash of diamonds that was stolen and subsequently hidden more than 20 years earlier.
Style: humorous, entertaining, clever, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, heist, crimes, hitman, partners, criminal heroes, cons and scams, hidden identity, disorder, goofy hero, dishonesty, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 ⇓
20%
 6.0
 30K
The Big Hit (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Affable hit man Melvin Smiley is constantly being scammed by his cutthroat colleagues in the life-ending business. So, when he and his fellow assassins kidnap the daughter of an electronics mogul, it's naturally Melvin who takes the fall when ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hitman, kidnapping, crimes, cons and scams, hostage, violence, woman in danger, gunfight, crime gone awry, violent, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Pineapple Express (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, absurd, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: marijuana, stoners, friendship, drugs, stoner, witnessing a crime, stupidity, drug trip, weed, buddies, chase, immature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1937, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 6K
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, talky, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, crimes, prison, organized crime, police corruption, revenge, crime gone awry, museum, jewel thief, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%