Movies like The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

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The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
 7.6
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The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the incompetent Officer Frank Drebin seeks the ruthless killer of his partner, he stumbles upon an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth.
Style: parody, humorous, light, funny, not serious, satirical, absurd, witty, clever, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, date night
Plot: deadpan, police, investigation, dumb, crimes, farce, gunfight, stupidity, creativity, sarcasm, satire, dimwit, assassin, hospital, police investigation, terrorist, good versus evil, mind control, baseball, crazy, misfit, murder, villain, femme fatale, brainwashing ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, england, beirut lebanon

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Most similar movies to The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, parody and absurd films with plots about farce, mentor, storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, adaptation and brutality mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!: Airplane! (1980), Loaded Weapon 1 (1993), Police Squad! (1982), Hot Shots! (1991), Top Secret! (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bumbling cop Frank Drebin is out to foil the big boys in the energy industry, who intend to suppress technology that will put them out of business.
Style: parody, funny, absurd, humorous, buddy movie ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, date night, teens
Plot: farce, police, usa president, satire, president, police investigation, kidnapping, sex shop, sarcasm, conspiracy, adaptation, runaway ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., los angeles
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100%
Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Frank Drebin is persuaded out of retirement to go undercover in a state prison. There he is to find out what top terrorist, Rocco, has planned for when he escapes. Frank's wife, Jane, is desperate for a baby.. this adds to Frank's ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: police, sexual humor, farce, stupidity, undercover, terrorism, gangsters, race against time, police investigation, master criminal, save the day, sexy woman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
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Airplane! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. Food poisoning decimates the passengers and crew, leaving it up to ...
Style: parody, funny, absurd, humorous, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: airplane, pilot, air disaster, stewardess, satire, passenger, disaster, catastrophe, deadpan, fear of flying, rescue, food poisoning ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they can dope the nation by distributing their wares via the ...
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, feel good, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, police, cocaine, police investigation, buddies, drug dealing, mad scientist, law enforcement, satire, buddy cop, gunfight, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles, ireland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Police Squad! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Police Squad! is a television comedy series first broadcast in 1982, created by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams and Jerry Zucker, and starring Leslie Nielsen. A spoof of police procedurals, the series featured Zucker, Abrahams and Zucker's usual ...
Style: parody, sitcom, funny, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: satire, private detective, partners against crime, police officer, deadpan, humour, police, police detective, farce, silly humor, disorder, squad ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 108K
Hot Shots! (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully selected squadron of flyers who are either inept or half-blind.
Style: parody, humorous, funny, light, talky ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, teens
Plot: military, goofy hero, stupidity, secret mission, heroic mission, airplane, save the day, military base, disorder, love and romance, satire, pilot ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s, year 1975, year 1971 ...
Place: mediterranean sea, iraq, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 67K
Top Secret! (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Popular and dashing American singer Nick Rivers travels to East Germany to perform in a music festival. When he loses his heart to the gorgeous Hillary Flammond, he finds himself caught up in an underground resistance movement. Rivers joins forces ...
Style: parody, funny, not serious, absurd, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: spy, espionage, world war two, cow, heroic mission, cold war, prisoner, fascism, selflessness, daring rescue, goofy hero, occupation ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: east germany, germany, east berlin
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Wrongfully Accused (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ryan Harrison, a violin god, superstar and sex symbol does not want to cheat on sexy Lauren Goodhue's husband with her. Mr. Goodhue is found murdered and Ryan suddenly finds himself being the main suspect. After being sentenced to death he ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: frame up, fugitives, on the run, chase, farce, false accusation, stupidity, screwball, bus, protagonist as suspect, satire, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Spy Hard (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: james bond spoof, farce, espionage, spy, kgb, secret agents, goofy hero, save the world, heroic mission, disorder, assassination, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The world's most shagadelic spy continues his fight against Dr. Evil. This time, the diabolical doctor and his clone, Mini-Me, team up with a new foe -- '70s kingpin Goldmember. While pursuing the team of villains to stop them from world ...
Style: parody, humorous, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, save the world, father son relationship, disorder, master villain, good versus evil, heroic mission, undercover, espionage, gold, james bond spoof ...
Time: 70s, 60s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: japan, belgium, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 52K
Fletch (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A veritable chameleon, investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher might drive his editor up the wall, but he always produces great pieces for the newspaper. When his next story is about the drug trade taking place on the beach, Fletch ...
Style: funny, witty, humorous, talky, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: undercover, investigation, police corruption, crimes, sarcasm, car chase, beach, journalism, disguise, corruption, cons and scams, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, utah, rio de janeiro, usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 258K
Scary Movie (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Following on the heels of popular teen-scream horror movies, with uproarious comedy and biting satire. Marlon and Shawn Wayans, Shannon Elizabeth and Carmen Electra pitch in to skewer some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters, including Scream, ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, slasher, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, stupidity, satire, absurd humor, sarcasm, teenage life, high school, adolescence, media satire, serial killer, graphic violence, teenager ...
Time: 2000s, 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
An American Carol (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In An American Carol a cynical, Anti-American Hollywood filmmaker sets out on a crusade to abolish the 4th of July holiday. He is visited by three spirits who take him on a hilarious journey in an attempt to show him the true meaning of America.
Style: parody, humorous, light, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, ghost, farce, slavery, state affairs, nothing goes right, satire, celebrity culture, americana, lifestyle, goofy hero, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1968, year 1940
Place: usa, middle east, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Another Stakeout (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chris and Bill are called upon for their excellent surveillance record to stakeout a lakeside home where a Mafia trial witness is believed to be heading or already hiding. Unlike their earlier _Stakeout_, this time they are accompanied by Gina ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, melancholic, light, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: police investigation, odd couple, fall in love, disorder, boss and employee, partners, law enforcement, goofy hero, gangsters, buddies, crimes, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A series of loosely connected skits that spoof news programs, commercials, porno films, kung-fu films, disaster films, blaxploitation films, spy films, mafia films, and the fear that somebody is watching you on the other side of the TV.
Style: parody, humorous, funny, absurd, talky ...
Plot: martial arts, culture clash, satire, female nudity, adaptation, kung fu, unlikely friendships, fantasy world, family relations, disorder, journalism, sex scene ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1957, 80s, 50s
Place: kansas, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 21K
My Blue Heaven (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: FBI agent Barney Coopersmith is assigned to protect former Mafia figure turned informant Vincent Antonelli. In the witness protection program one is supposed to keep a low profile, but that is something that Antonelli has trouble doing. Coopersmith ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, talky, intense ...
Plot: gangsters, witness protection, fbi, fbi agent, small town, organized crime, hitman, fish out of water, crimes, district attorney, small town life, hidden identity ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, usa, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 105K
Super Troopers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five bored, occasionally high and always ineffective Vermont state troopers must prove their worth to the governor or lose their jobs. After stumbling on a drug ring, they plan to make a bust, but a rival police force is out to steal the glory.
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police corruption, weed, drugs, police, marijuana, prank, crimes, buddies, partners, drug dealing, dishonesty, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 124K
Twins (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Julius and Vincent Benedict are the results of an experiment that would allow for the perfect child. Julius was planned and grows to athletic proportions. Vincent is an accident and is somewhat smaller in stature. Vincent is placed in an orphanage ...
Style: funny, humorous, road movie, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: twins, brother brother relationship, road trip, adventure, fish out of water, family relations, partners, on the road, twins separated at birth, brothers, culture clash, long lost brother ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
Place: usa, los angeles, new mexico, austin texas, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)
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, funny, not serious, light, absurd ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, murder, deaf, blindness, mute or deaf, friendship, disability, witness, chase, deafness, blind man, odd couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 266K
The Other Guys (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: NYPD detectives Christopher Danson (Johnson) and P.K. Highsmith (Jackson) are the baddest and most beloved cops in New York City. They don't get tattoos, other men get tattoos of them. Two desks over and one back, sit detectives Allen Gamble ...
Style: funny, buddy comedy, absurd, humorous, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stupidity, police, misfit partners, partners against crime, police investigation, farce, reluctant partners, crimes, buddy cop, car chase, dumb, sarcasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, las vegas, new york yankees, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 121K
Scary Movie 4 (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Cindy finds out the house she lives in is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien "Tr-iPods" are invading the world and she has to uncover the secret in order to stop them.
Style: parody, funny, humorous, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: satire, alien invasion, alien, ghost, save the world, silly humor, teenager, family, haunted house, female boxer, humour, alien creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Son of the Pink Panther (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The eighth and last of the Pink Panther series. The illegitimate son of Inspector Clouseau is on the case of the kidnapped Princess Yasmin.
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, twist ending, absurd, parody ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: farce, police investigation, chase, culture clash, mentor, adaptation, alternate reality, brutality, runaway, lone hero, secrets, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: He's Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. Jim Carrey is on the case to find the Miami Dolphins' missing mascot and quarterback Dan Marino. He goes eyeball to eyeball with a man-eating shark, stakes out the Miami Dolphins and woos and wows the ...
Style: light, humorous, absurd, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: stupidity, investigation, private detective, dog, animals, pets, kidnapping, farce, goofy hero, crimes, save the day, amateur detective ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, usa, florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
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The Mask (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When timid bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss discovers a magical mask containing the spirit of the Norse god Loki, his entire life changes. While wearing the mask, Ipkiss becomes a supernatural playboy exuding charm and confidence which allows him to catch ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, teens, date night
Plot: superhero, alter ego, superhuman powers, double life, transformation, supernatural power, dual identity, adventure, magic, dog, villain, bank ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Fatal Instinct (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A spoof of the late 80s and early 90s suspense thrillers and murder mysteries, including Basic Instinct, Sleeping With The Enemy, Cape Fear and others. A cop/attorney (yes he's both) is seduced by a woman while his wife is having an affair with ...
Style: parody, humorous, sexy, intense, suspense ...
Plot: femme fatale, adultery, attempted murder, revenge, murder, crimes, love triangle, lawyer, courtroom, blonde, jury, blackmail ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 35K
Dragnet (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: LAPD Sgt. Joe Friday -- the equally straight-laced nephew of the famous police sergeant of the same name -- is paired up with a young, freewheeling detective named Pep Streebeck. After investigating some strange robberies at the local zoo and the ...
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, buddy movie, parody ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: crimes, investigation, buddy cop, police, stupidity, justice, farce, partners, goofy hero, working undercover, satire, chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.0
 10K
Blankman (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Darryl is a childlike man with a genius for inventing various gadgets out of junk. When he stumbles on a method to make his clothes bulletproof, he decides to use his skills to be the lowest budgeted superhero of all.
Style: humorous, parody, clever, melancholic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, gangsters, vigilante, secret identity, vengeance, crimes, african american, death of grandmother, mayor, crime fighter, robot, masked vigilante ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.5
 72K
Scary Movie 5 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Home with their newly-formed family, happy parents Dan and Jody are haunted by sinister, paranormal activities. Determined to expel the insidious force, they install security cameras and discover their family is being stalked by an evil dead demon.
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: silly humor, supernatural, stupidity, toilet humor, brutality, talking animals, violence, goofy hero, family in danger, couples, heroes, ghost ...
Time: year 2013, 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Ashtray (Shawn Wayans) moves to South Central L.A. to live with his father (who appears to be the same age he is) and grandmother (who likes to talk tough and smoke reefer), he falls in with his gang-banging cousin Loc Dog (Marlon Wayans), who ...
Style: parody, absurd, funny, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: gang, dumb, friendship, youth, gangsters, sarcasm, urban ghetto, social satire, teenage life, stupidity, hip hop, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Police Academy misfits travel to Miami, Florida for their academy's commanding officer, Lassard, to receive a prestigious lifetime award pending his retirement, which takes a turn involving a group of jewel thieves after their stolen loot ...
Style: humorous, absurd, parody, unusual plot structure, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, police academy, golf, crimes, police investigation, farce, shark, voyeur, chase, dumb, family, fantasy world ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: miami beach, miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%