Movies like Lucky Numbers

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Lucky Numbers (2000)
 5.0
 9K
Lucky Numbers
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Russ Richards is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal the TV station's lotto ball girl to rig the state lottery drawing. The numbers come up right, but everything else goes wrong as the plan starts to unravel and the game turns rough.
Style: clever, dark humor, not serious, humorous, realistic, cynical, feel good, offbeat, witty, funny ...
Plot: crime, weatherman, drugs/alcohol, buddies, lottery, unlikely criminals, murder, small town, crime gone awry, cons and scams, nothing goes right, crimes, sarcasm, tv station, dishonesty, dialogue, mentor, partners, foul language, disorder, brutality, catastrophe, money, friends, storytelling ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new jersey
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Trailer Park Boys: The Movie
Comedy, Crime
Canada
95 min.
 7.3
A Fish Called Wanda
Comedy, Crime
UK, USA
108 min.
 7.6
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Most similar movies to Lucky Numbers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, realistic, humorous and funny films with plots about adaptation, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, storytelling, vengeance and brutality mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Lucky Numbers: Screwed (2000), Burglar (1987), Stealing Harvard (2002), 8 Heads in a Duffel Bag (1997), Analyze That (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.7
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Screwed
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: vengeance, moon, comedy of errors, buddies, goofy hero, crime, odd couple, crime gone awry, friendship, kidnapping, mistaken identity, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   87%
 
 5.1
 4K
Burglar
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a burglar by trade, and she runs a bookstore as well. Her friend Carl Hefler is a dog groomer. After a successful burglary, it's discovered that a dead body was in the house she burgled. As she's ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, melancholic, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, chase, nothing goes right, odd couple, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, twists & turns, thief, burglar, manipulations, mentor ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   87%
 
Stealing Harvard
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: John and his girlfriend have vowed to marry once they save $30,000 for their dream house. But the minute they achieve their financial goal, John finds out his niece has been accepted at Harvard, and he's reminded of his promise to pay for her ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crime, money, spelling bee, father daughter relationship, buddies, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, road trip, couple relations, nothing goes right, stupidity, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   75%
 
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8 Heads in a Duffel Bag
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mafia hitman Tommy Spinelli (Joe Pesci) is flying to San Diego with a bag that holds eight severed heads, which he's bringing to his superiors to prove that some troublesome rival mobsters are permanently out of the picture. When his bag gets ...
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, farce, murder, hitman, mafia, gangster, comedy of errors, airport, unlikely partners, crime, crime gone awry, chase ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: mexico, latin america, new jersey, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   71%
 
 5.9
 76K
Analyze That
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The mafia's Paul Vitti is back in prison and will need some serious counseling when he gets out. Naturally, he returns to his analyst Dr. Ben Sobel for help and finds that Sobel needs some serious help himself as he has inherited the family ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, witty ...
Plot: prison, mafia, psychiatrist, organized crime, buddies, gold, therapist, gangsters, introspection, chase, doctors and patients, gangster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   70%
 
National Lampoon's Gold Diggers
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: National Lampoon's Gold Diggers is a black comedy about two losers in their twenties, Calvin Menhoffer (Will Friedle) and Leonard Smallwood (Chris Owen), who are out to get the good life without working for it. The two young men try to rob two ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, dark humor, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs/alcohol, buddies, crime, cons and scams, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, brutality, stupidity, family, lame, crimes, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   79%
 
 5.6
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The Crew
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, vengeance, cons and scams, farce, mafia, parody, hitman, crime, crimes, hotel, dishonesty, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, miami, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   55%
 
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Ruthless People
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, not serious, funny ...
Plot: kidnapping, farce, vengeance, ransom, murder, revenge, cons and scams, greed, crime, betrayal, twists & turns, confined ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   54%
 
 6.6
 2K
Palookaville
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jerry and his two pals, Russ and Syd, are just looking for some easy money to help them break out of their nowhere lives in their nowhere town. Despite a bungled jewelry store heist which exposes their incompetence as criminals, a fateful event (and ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, crime, robbery, dysfunctional family, bank, dog, factory, friendship, store, parents and children, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   57%
 
 6.0
 6K
Scorched
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, funny, realistic ...
Plot: heist, small town, vengeance, bank robbery, bank, robbery, criminal heroes, desert, crime, nothing goes right, revenge, store ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   73%
 
 6.0
 3K
Safe Men
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two untalented singers are mistaken for a pair of major league safe crackers in Providence, Rhode Island. The two are pressed into service by the local hoodlums and quickly find themselves in conflict with their professional colleagues. Romantic ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: heist, farce, mistaken identity, crime, gangsters, comedy of errors, safecracker, gangster, jewish, buddies, hidden identity, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   59%
 
 5.6
 12K
Cadillac Man
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joe's a car salesman with a problem. He has two days to sell 12 cars or he loses his job. This would be a difficult task at the best of times but Joe has to contend with his girlfriends (he's two timing), a missing teenage daughter and an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, funny ...
Plot: gangsters, vengeance, hostage, love affair, mafia, cars, crime, crimes, workplace, couples, mentor, hostages ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   60%
 
I Love You to Death
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joey Boca is the owner of a pizza parlor located in Tacoma, Washington, and has been married to Rosalie for years. Rosalie is horrified to discover that Joey is a womanizer and has been cheating on her for a long time. Based on the true story of ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, vengeance, crime, murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, love and romance, mentor, pizza, womanizer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
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We're No Angels
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two escaped cons only prayer to escape is to pass themselves off as priests and pass by the police blockade at the border into the safety of Canada.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: small town, mistaken identity, crime, prison, fish out of water, religion, buddies, clergy, religions or cults, redemption, dishonesty, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   60%
 
Malibu's Most Wanted
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, buddies, crime, parents and children, music, fight scenes, parody, fish out of water, crimes, disorder, street gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   49%
 
 7.0
 13K
Gridlock'd
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a friend overdoses, Spoon and Stretch decide to kick their drug habits and attempt to enroll in a government detox program. Their efforts are hampered by seemingly endless red tape, as they are shuffled from one office to another while being ...
Style: witty, semi serious, rough, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: hip hop, drug addiction, addiction, drug abuse, drugs, heroin, murder, drugs/alcohol, buddies, chase, hospital, going straight ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: detroit, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   52%
 
Scotland, Pa.
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has much smarter. Pat believes she could do better with the place than their boss Norm is doing, so she plans to usurp Norm, convincing ...
Style: clever, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, shakespeare, crime gone awry, crime, small town, comedy of errors, rock, farce, couple relations, adaptation, restaurant, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century, 1930s
Place: bosnia, scotland, europe, former yugoslavia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   58%
 
Amos & Andrew
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Andrew Sterling (Samuel L. Jackson), a successful black urbanite writer, buys a vacation home on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After surrounding his home with armed men, Chief Tolliver (Dabney Coleman) realizes ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: farce, mistaken identity, island, culture clash, buddies, hostage, crime, odd couple, police, resort, interracial relations, segregation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   47%
 
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See No Evil, Hear No Evil
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the perpetrator. Both are arrested, but escape to form an unlikely partnership. Being ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, tricky ...
Plot: farce, murder, blindness, chase, crime, store, friendship, buddies, odd couple, self discovery, screwball, car chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
Small Time Crooks
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: clever, talky, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: crime gone awry, bank robbery, rags to riches, heist, screwball, unlikely criminals, urban, greed, crime, cons and scams, sarcasm, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
Fun with Dick and Jane
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After Dick Harper loses his job at Globodyne in an Enron-esque collapse, he and his wife, Jane, turn to crime in order to handle the massive debt they now face. Two intelligent people, Dick and Jane actually get pretty good at robbing people and ...
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: loss of job, unemployment, bankruptcy, unlikely criminals, down on your luck, husband wife relationship, greed, scapegoat, crime, vengeance, robbery, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in a separate storyline not related to the "Trailer Park Boys" Television show, but with the same lovable characters. The boys get arrested for robbing an ATM machine and spend 18 months in jail. When the get out, they decide to pull ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Plot: crime, drugs, anti heroes, marijuana, male nudity, buddies, social misfits, drug dealing, drinking, heist, chaos and mayhem, weed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
 6.7
 135K
Analyze This
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, not serious, funny, realistic, witty ...
Plot: psychiatrist, gangsters, mafia, mob, gangster, betrayal, introspection, organized crime, guilt, psychiatry, doctors and patients, foul language ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1957
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, new york state, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
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Let's Go to Prison
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a career criminal's plan for revenge is thwarted by unlikely circumstances, he puts his intended victim's son in his place by putting him in prison...and then joining him.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prison, revenge, odd couple, drugs/alcohol, prison life, confined, crimes, vengeance, friends, criminal's revenge, male nudity, condom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
 5.2
 2K
The Sting II
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Hooker and Gondorf pull a con on Macalinski, an especially nasty mob boss with the help of Veronica, a new grifter. They convince this new victim that Hooker is a somewhat dull boxer who is tired of taking dives for Gondorf. There is a ringer. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, criminal's revenge, crime, cons and scams, gambling, mentor, con men, crimes, revenge, dishonesty, surfing ...
Time: 40s, 80s, 1940s
Place: california, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
 6.4
 26K
Oscar
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Angelo "Snaps" Provolone made his dying father a promise on his deathbed: he would leave the world of crime and become an honest businessman. Despite having no experience in making money in a legal fashion, Snaps sets about to keep his ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, gangsters, parents and children, gangster, crime, cons and scams, mistaken identity, romance, fish out of water, crimes, dishonesty, mentor ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
 5.8
 15K
Life of Crime
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for her safe return.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime, crime gone awry, vengeance, adultery, cons and scams, twists & turns, pornography, cheating, confined, adaptation, neo-noir ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1978
Place: usa, california, detroit, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   50%
 
Welcome to Collinwood
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five hapless inner-city low-lifes attempt to burgle a pawnbroker's safe, but end up being plagued by bad luck.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Plot: heist, crime, crime gone awry, prison, con men, cons and scams, dialogue, greed, nothing goes right, twists & turns, crimes, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 

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 4.7
 9K
Gone Fishin'
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two fishing fanatics get in trouble when their fishing boat gets stolen while on a trip.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, boat, fish, buddies, on the road, odd couple, chase, hotel, nothing goes right, crimes, dumb, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
The Jerky Boys
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, semi serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Plot: gangsters, vengeance, sarcasm, mafia, buddies, crimes, crime, dumb, stupidity, partners, friends, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
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