Movies like Mr. Nice Guy 1987

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Mr. Nice Guy (1987)
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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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and surprise ending films with plots about mafia, hitman, crimes, gangsters, dishonesty, disorder and farce mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Mr. Nice Guy: Diamonds and Guns (2008), The Good Bad Guy (1997), True Identity (1991), Beverly Hills Bodysnatchers (1989), Chasing Luck(Y) (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Diamonds and Guns (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: In this romantic comedy, set in Las Vegas, "Diamonds & Guns" follows best friends Ashley(Renee O'Connor, of Xena:Warrior Princess) and Bria as they set off to change their luck. From the Sunset Strip to the Vegas Strip, they ...
Plot: hitman, romance, bandit, chase, mafia
Place: las vegas
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The Good Bad Guy (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Italian immigrant Joe is hired by mobster Vince to kill a witness before he can testify against him. Joe dresses up as a policeman to be able to get close to his victim, but he's mistaken for a real cop by everyone and will reluctantly have to ...
Plot: impersonating a police officer, italian immigrant, false identity, identity theft, hitman, mafia
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True Identity (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to escape from the mob, an African-American man must disguise himself as a white man.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, on the run, gangsters, society, deadly, cons and scams, mistaken identity, switching roles, murder, interracial relations, silly humor, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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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, mob boss, reanimation, zombie, golf course
Place: los angeles, beverly hills
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Chasing Luck(Y) (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Serbia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a rented apartment in Belgrade lives Srećko, who always plays the same combination of lotteries in the hope to win a premium one day. Local seller of lottery tickets, Višnja, is In him the love him. One evening, Srecko gets premium worth of ...
Plot: lottery, mafia, pursuit, chase, mob, police inspector, lottery winner, greek island, wedding
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46%
George and Mildred (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Big screen spin-off of the Seventies sitcom. Mildred Roper (Yootha Joyce, who died shortly after filming was completed) is determined to make husband George (Brian Roper) celebrate their wedding anniversary in style, at a posh hotel in London. ...
Style: realistic, sitcom, humorous, semi serious
Plot: hitman, disorder, couples, false accusation, dishonesty, gangsters, mistaken identity, crimes, criminal heroes, chaos and mayhem, wedding, hotel ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
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Baby on Board (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maria (Carol Kane) is the wife of a murdered Mafia bookkeeper. With her baby in tow, she tracks the hitman to the airport, intending to shoot the man. A pickpocket causes the gun to discharge prematurely, and now it's Maria who is being ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: chase, taxi, vengeance, airport, showbiz, deadly, babies and infants, chases and races, danger, gangsters, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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43%
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La Bomba (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Three young Italian actors move from Roma to NY to try to improve their careers. While attending the Actor's Studio they set up as a joke an extortion, acting like real mafiosi do. After the first extortion succeed they decide to continue on ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: actor's life, bribe, sicilian, actress, friendship, friend, mafia don, female nudity, organized crime, film within a film, cosa nostra, actor ...
Place: new york
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Remo Williams: The Prophecy (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: This unsold television pilot was a sequel to the 1985 movie "Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins." Set one year after the events of that film (and loosely based on the plot of the novella "The Day Remo Died"), this TV pilot not ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: training, hitman, martial arts, golf ball, golf, assassin
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The Snowman (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A crime comdey directed by Peter F. Bringmann.
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, escape, train, mafia, hitman, drugs
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Two Cops (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Episodic comedy drama about two recruits who join Italy's carabinieri, become friends and work together on several cases.
Plot: carabinieri, marriage, car chase, murder, cocaine, car bomb, terrorist, mafia
Place: rome italy
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Influence Peddling (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maxime and Gerard are a couple of white-collar criminals condemned to 5 years in prison. Sandrine Athan, an honest and principled young police officer, is assigned the banal task of escorting them to the nearest prison in Melun. Things get ...
Plot: police, priest, chase, labor strike, hitman, scandal, conspiracy, internet, computer
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Joker's Wild (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A jealous mobster chases a screenwriter, who likes his friend, from New York to the Caribbean.
Plot: bandit, mob, shark, screenwriter, mafia, femme fatale, danger
Place: new york, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Chez n' Ham (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Cheese and Ham are two men with nothing better to do in their lives. Until they meet a man dying of throat cancer who will pay the two men a large sum of money to kill a woman, whom he wants dead. The problem? She is the hottest chick, the two men ...
Plot: bodyguard, adult as child, absurd humor, friendship between men, woman with glasses, hitman, maid, rich woman, male in bathtub
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Killer (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An innocent cab driver is mistaken for a contract killer and imprisoned. Soon, he is sprung by a mob boss who needs "Killer" for a few more jobs.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, mafia, crimes, deadly, unlikely criminals, danger, crime, dishonesty, gangsters, disorder, false arrest ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Uncle from Brooklyn (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The best italian film of the 90's, the most extreme and radical work since SALO', a ruthless representation, in a surreal-metaphorical key, of a civilization condemned to worshipping its own blindness. The two sicilian directors use a ...
Plot: breaking the fourth wall, flatulence, dialect, belch, landscape, mafia, eating, zoophilia
Place: southern italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hooch (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hooch is an inexpensive regional exploitation action-comedy (hicksploitation) about a small county in the Appalachians and its many moonshine-brewing inhabitants, who are all struggling to make a living. The older "brewers" are pissed off ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, moonshine, bribe, father daughter relationship, waitress, hostage, church, crooked sheriff, mafia
Place: appalachia
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Buddy Buddy (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Buddy Buddy is a 1981 American comedy film directed by Billy Wilder that stars Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Paula Prentiss and Klaus Kinski. The screenplay by Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond is based on the 1973 French language film L'Emmerdeur, ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Oddballs (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Canadian sex comedy about saving a summer camp from becoming a shopping mall.
Style: parody, sex comedy, gag humor, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: sexy nurse, alien, summer camp, farce, corpse, flirting, dog, child driving car, car accident, drunkenness, african american, children ...
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A Pain in the Ass (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ralf Milan, a hitman, arrives in Montpellier to kill an important witness. He checks in a hotel without knowing that his neighbour has become neurotic after his wife left him.
Style: offbeat, clever, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: hitman, hotel, assassination attempt, suicide attempt, psychiatrist, suicide, unfulfillment, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, partners, odd couple, gangsters ...
Time: 70s
Place: south of france, southern france, france
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37%
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Grace Quigley (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Grace Quigley is nearing the end of her life, living alone in her New York apartment. One day she witnesses a murder being committed by top hit-man, Seymour Flint. She decides to blackmail him into killing her, however, she has one or two friends he ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hitman, graphic violence, golden years, dishonesty, crimes, elderly, forgery, deadly, dark humor, parents and children, cons and scams, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Pest (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Fast-talking Latino con artist Pestario "Pest" Vargas is the target of Scottish mobsters to whom he owes a considerable debt. Willing to do anything to raise money and avoid severe injury or death, Vargas agrees to a very unusual job -- he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, absurd, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, manhunt, chase, scam, survival, crimes, crime, hitman, partners, disguise, latin, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, usa, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, realistic, semi serious
Plot: gangsters, gang, mafia, crimes, disorder, hitman, farce, silly humor, criminal heroes, goofy hero, assassination attempt, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Spaghetti a mezzanotte (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Savino La Gastra discovers his wife Celeste has a liaison with an architect: Andrea. Even if also Savino has a story with Elvira, a judge's wife, he decides anyway to ask to a mobster to kill his wife. In the mean time Celeste is organizing a ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: police, unfaithful husband, hitman, farce, mafia don, female stockinged legs, party, sex, bandit, cheating wife, pantyhose, female nudity ...
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Package, Double Package and Counterpackage (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Plot: education, apartment, street life, unemployment, mafia, dead husband, black market, the underworld, urban setting, satire, corruption, clairvoyant
Place: naples italy
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The Legend of Al, John and Jack (2002)
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 ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gangsters, mafia, gangster, betrayal by friend, memory loss, drive in, amnesia, accidental shooting, electrocution
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Alvin Rides Again (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alvin Purple, a man who can't hold down a job because of his voracious sexual appetite, impersonates a dead American Gangster.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: replacement, mafia, gun, car chase, adultery, casino, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), car
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Free Ride (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of teenagers borrow a car, unaware that gangsters have stashed mob money in it. The gangsters are determined to get the money back.
Style: teen sex comedy
Plot: sex, nurse, stethoscope, nurse hat, nurse uniform, bandit, lie, mafia, drugs, female nudity, teenager, liar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Opportunity Knocks (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Lou are a couple of two-bit con men on the lam from a loan shark. They hide out in someone's house and they hear on the answering machine that (A) the owner of the house is out of the country for a month or two and (B) the housesitter ...
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Plot: cons and scams, impostor, comedy of errors, disorder, crimes, mafia, love, con artists, house, friendship, adventure, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Oh Marbella (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Marbella, the original Costa del Sol paradise for the rich and famous and for those wishing they were.
Plot: nudist camp, heat wave, heat, skinny dipping, gangsters, daydreamer, female full frontal nudity, goat, nudist, female nudity, pubic hair, gangster ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%