Movies like Miracles 1986

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Miracles (1986)
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Miracles (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Miracles is a 1986 comedy film about a newly divorced couple who can't seem to get away from one another. The film was written and directed by Jim Kouf, and stars Teri Garr, Tom Conti, Paul Rodriguez, and Christopher Lloyd.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: bank robbery, robbery, divorced couple, adventure, jungle, crimes, heist, romance, destiny, self discovery, criminal heroes, disorder, goofy hero, prison, airplane, police, hostage, pilot, ex husband ex wife relationship, remarry, landslide
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, heist, dishonesty, crime and cons and scams mostly in Comedy, Crime and Family genres. Some movies like Miracles: Bunny O'Hare (1971), The Boatniks (1970), Surrender (1987), Born in East L.A. (1987), A Million to Juan (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bunny O'Hare (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Bette Davis handles the title role in this highly offbeat crime comedy about two aging hippies who elect to rob a bank to restore Bunny O'Hare's financial affairs after she's been unjustly evicted and rendered homeless. When that ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: widow, bank robbery, bank, heist, mistaken identity, child as adult, cons and scams, estrangement, eviction, romance, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: new mexico, latin america, mexico
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The Boatniks (1970)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young and awkward, The Coast-Guard's ensign Thomas Garland suffers from the comparison with his late father, a war hero. Which does not prevent him from falling for pretty Kate Fairchild, a young woman who runs a sailing school. Of course the ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: boat, ocean or sea, ocean, farce, heist, down on your luck, ship, disorder, romance, danger, escapades, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico
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Surrender (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A wealthy writer who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends & ex-wives pretends to be a broke, washed-up novelist to see if the woman he loves wants him for himself or just for his money.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: love triangle, heist, artist, self discovery, looking for love, love and romance, romance, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles
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84%
Born in East L.A. (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rudy, an American of Hispanic descent, whose south-of-the-border looks show him no mercy during an immigration raid in a migrant worker factory. As his luck goes, he is caught with neither money nor his ID and is deported to Mexico - without ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: deportation, mistaken identity, immigrants, mexican, fish out of water, culture clash, parody, comedy of errors, disorder, dishonesty, misfit, interracial relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, los angeles, tijuana mexico
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A Million to Juan (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about an honest Mexican immigrant who struggles without a green card by selling oranges on a street corner. One day a limousine pulls up and he is handed a check for $1,000,000 with instructions that he is to give the check back in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: money, restaurant, family relations, community, misfit, rise to the top, society, dishonesty, immigrants, prostitute, down on your luck, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, california, latin america, los angeles, usa
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58%
Skills Like This (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Max Solomon faces the awful truth that he will never be a writer. So, in a desperate attempt to find his true calling, he turns to crime. In this inventive comedy, three friends have their lives turned upside down when one of them realizes that ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: crimes, heist, romance, friendship, disorder, friends, couples, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, criminal, bank, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Back by Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store robbery to spruce up the prison's faculties.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating
Plot: prison, criminal heroes, odd couple, prison life, cons and scams, fish out of water, heist, nothing goes right, buddies, misfit, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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57%
They Went That-A-Way & That-A-Way (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dewey (Tim Conway) and Wallace (Chuck McCann) are small-town lawmen who are ordered by the governor to go undercover as prison inmates to find out where a gang of thieves have hidden their loot. While they're undercover, however, the governor ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic
Plot: prison, disorder, prison life, small town, small town life, working undercover, partners, crimes, confined, escape, farce, undercover ...
Time: 70s
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49%
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The Almost Perfect Bank Robbery (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cop and his expensive fiancée, a bank teller, plan the perfect bank robbery. All goes well until the FBI suspects, almost immediately, an inside job. Their plans to move the money out of the country, then just to cover their tracks, make them ...
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, reluctant partners, crime, criminal heroes, law enforcement, best friends, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, heist, bank, storage unit, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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RPM (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A professional car thief pulls off the heist of a lifetime when he steals a prototype supercar.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crime, dishonesty, rivalry, partners, unlikely criminals, adventure, chase, crimes, crime gone awry, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Man from the Diners' Club (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mobster Foots Pulardos, who operates a health gym as a front, plans to flee to Mexico to evade government tax officials. His girl friend, Sugar Pye, suggests that he first arrange for the cremation of a man having his own peculiar identifying ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: chase, gangsters, disorder, farce, cons and scams, comedy of errors, crimes, goofy hero, dishonesty, chases and races, fleeing, police officer ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Robbery at 3 O'clock (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Galindo works in a bank. One day he convinces the other employees in the bank to plan a hold-up in the bank they are working. They prepare everything carefully. However, real robbers come just before the fake ones.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: gang, bank, heist, bank clerk, bank robbery, crime, workplace, rivalry, nothing goes right, disorder, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hot Under the Collar (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jerry tries to seduce his girlfriend Monica via hypnosis, but it accidentally makes her want to enter a convent and take a vow of chastity instead. Jerry tries to get her out by disguising himself to a priest and later as a nun. Alas, his rescue ...
Style: sexual, humorous, offbeat, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nun, love and romance, convent, heist, love affair, vengeance, unfulfilled love, couples, disorder, religions or cults, hidden identity, clergy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Cracksman (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Ernest Wright's peerless prowess as a locksmith comes to the attention of a tough big-time crook, who feels that the little man would be a valuable asset to his crime kingdom. In order to inveigle him into a series of jobs, he sets up a ...
Style: semi serious, rough, realistic, humorous, exciting
Plot: gangsters, crime gone awry, crime, prison, partners, cons and scams, working undercover, prison life, tough heroes, gang, righting the wronged, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Hold-Up (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lola's a single mom, broke, working as a janitor and maid. Silvia is pregnant, and her lover (her boss) won't leave his wife. Maite, newly a widow, discovers she's penniless but wants to maintain appearances and give her daughter a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, crimes, dishonesty, hostage, working class, cons and scams, society, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001)
Genre: 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, semi serious, entertaining, clever, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: heist, mistaken identity, criminal heroes, partners, cons and scams, crimes, crime, hidden identity, dishonesty, goofy hero, disorder, diamond ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Down the Drain (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A dishonest lawyer devises a scheme to rob a bank by recruiting criminals he has represented to do the job for him. When the robbery is completed, he learns that the "loot" from the vault is in fact a microchip containing top-secret ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, storage unit, betrayal, crime, law enforcement, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, farce, heist, dishonesty, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Heaven Before I Die (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jacob's feet are so turned out that he walks like Charlie Chaplin. He is different because of that and decides to emigrate from Palestine to Canada, where "everyone is equal". There everybody treats him kindly, and a thief ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: self discovery, heist, oracle, friends, disability, friendship, farce, immigrants, crimes, society, misfit, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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High Risk (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four American friends, badly needing money, decide to make a commando-like raid into a South American drug lord's compound.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, rough ...
Plot: chase, drug dealing, jungle, bandit, criminal heroes, crime, on the run, danger, adventure, rivalry, friends, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Longshot (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four losers borrow money from gangsters to bet on a "sure thing", but lose. The gangsters go after them to get their money.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: horse race, cons and scams, down on your luck, gambling, criminal heroes, ambition, gangsters, dishonesty, crime, crimes, disorder, farce ...
Time: 80s
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Who's Minding the Mint? (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bumbling government employee accidentally destroys a small fortune and decides to break into the US Mint to replace it, but before long everyone wants a slice of the action - and the money.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: heist, safecracker, buddies, crimes, workplace, misfit, partners, comedy of errors, down on your luck, cons and scams, mute or deaf, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
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37%
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Carpool (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts for the kids, things go even more awry when he finds himself a victim of a ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: chase, mischievous children, robbery, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, on the road, parents and children, family, disorder, hostage, heist, hostages ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Zero to Sixty (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A divorced man hooks up with a street-smart 16-year-old who makes her living by repossessing cars from their owners.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: odd couple, car chase, repossession, chase, couples, friends, disorder, fall in love, friendship, teenage life, siblings relations, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, culture clash, adventure, adventurer, fish out of water, friendship, disorder, danger, goofy hero, nothing goes right, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank Robber in the world and the affection of a crusading newspaperwoman.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, bank robbery, nothing goes right, journalism, master criminal, crime, crimes, misfit partners, odd couple, dishonesty, crime gone awry ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Experts (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Travis and Wendell are two down-on-their-luck New Yorkers who think they're relocating to a small town in Nebraska to open a nightclub. What they don't know is they have actually been abducted by a KGB operative and flown to the Soviet ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kgb, missing person, cons and scams, culture clash, espionage, adventure, nightclub, politics, reluctant partners, crimes, dishonesty, cold war ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, usa, soviet union, nebraska, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Special Delivery (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gang of thieves plan a daring bank robbery, making their escape across the rooftops of Los Angeles. The police are quickly called in, however, and only one of the robbers, Murdock, makes a clean getaway. Unfortunately, in order to do so, he is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: heist, on the run, mailbox, bank robbery, crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, chases and races, crime gone awry, gangsters, chase, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Biggest Robbery Never Told (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas Santos, named El Santo is petty thief going continuously in and out of jail. Tired of small thefts, he aims to strike a blow that makes him famous and become the star of all media. His wife Lucia, a comprehensive and sweet woman, while ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heist, unlikely criminals, ambition, comedy of errors, disorder, museum, partners, nothing goes right, crimes, misfit partners, desire for fame, criminal gang ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Driving Me Crazy (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: misfit, disorder, inventions and discoveries, showbiz, hollywood, celebrity culture, on the run, crimes, immigrants, chases and races, gangsters, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, germany, europe, usa, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Cold Feet (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The leader of a group of misfits, his girlfriend and an assassin have devised a bizarre plan to smuggle stolen jewelry over the US/Mexican border. They implant the jewelry in a racing horse.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: partners, crime, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, on the run, disorder, psychopath, down on your luck, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%