Movies like Paper Soldiers

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Paper Soldiers (2002)
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Paper Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paper Soldiers follows an overeager burglar named Shawn (Kevin Hart) through the ups and downs of his short, stressful career.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, burglar, crimes, drug dealing, nothing goes right, partners, dishonesty, ambition, disorder, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, african american, thief, friendship, female nudity, betrayal, breaking and entering, heist, black man, music, soldier, rise and fall, lesbian sex, threesome ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis

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Most similar movies to Paper Soldiers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, disorder, gangsters, criminal heroes, dishonesty, partners and cons and scams mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Paper Soldiers: The Shipment (2001), The Hollywood Sign (2001), State Property (2002), I Can Quit Whenever I Want (2014), In Security (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Shipment (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is hired to recover a shipment of Viagra gone awry.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light
Plot: gangsters, hitman, crimes, disorder, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, drug dealing, partners, sexual humor, viagra
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Hollywood Sign (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hollywood, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, disorder, criminal heroes, dishonesty, elderly, gangsters, crimes, heist, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
State Property (2002)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Frustrated with being broke, Beans decides that the only way to grasp the American Dream is to take it.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, gang, crimes, family life, drug dealing, friendship, ambition, buddies, rise and fall, juvenile delinquency, city life, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich businessman Max Fairbanks. But Fairbanks catches him and steals his cherished ring that his girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back with the help of his ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, intense, semi serious ...
Plot: thief, vengeance, robbery, nothing goes right, crimes, psychic, rivalry, dishonesty, disorder, cons and scams, businessman, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., boston, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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I Can Quit Whenever I Want (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A university researcher is fired because of the cuts to university. To earn a living he decides to produce drugs recruiting his former colleagues, who despite their skills are living at the margins of society.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, funny
Plot: drug dealing, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, chemistry, gang, nightclub, robbery, explorer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.1
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In Security (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The owners of a failing security company start robbing houses to boost business.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, crimes, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, couples, robbery, danger, profanity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.7
 11K
Next Day Air (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two inept criminals are mistakenly delivered a package of cocaine and think they've hit the jackpot, triggering a series of events that changes ten people's lives forever.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, comedy of errors, drug dealing, crime gone awry, disorder, criminal heroes, goofy hero, crimes, escapades, employer employee relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.9
 128
Silver Case (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In TInseltown, the world of scheming and dreaming reaches a particularly nasty low when a powerful producer known as the 'Senator' hatches a plan to undermine the future success of his shady arch rival, the 'Master' in more ways ...
Style: suspense, exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satire, graphic violence, disorder, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, vengeance, friendship, violence, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Concrete Blondes (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three down-on-their-luck, twenty-something female roommates are living paycheck to paycheck in a rundown apartment, when one night they stumble across $3 million dollars in a suitcase amidst the bloody aftermath of a drug shootout. Despite wanting ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, crime gone awry, dishonesty, warehouse, drug dealer, rivalry, murder, stolen money, clergy, best friends, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Drop Dead Sexy (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When their money scam runs aground, a group of would-be thieves turn to kidnapping in an attempt to blackmail their target.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corpse, kidnapping, stripper, disorder, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, down on your luck, love, crimes, buddies, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Once a Gangster (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Roast Pork joins the triad as a young man and ends up becoming a trusted lieutenant of boss Kerosene. However, his true passion is in his successful chain of restaurants, his loving wife, and his two children. So when Kerosene wants to promote his ...
Style: rough, humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: blind ambition, prison, gang, university, dishonesty, life turned upside down, working undercover, college, criminal heroes, crimes, disorder, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 ⇓
49%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Let's Do It Again (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Clyde Williams and Billy Foster are a couple of blue-collar workers in Atlanta who have promised to raise funds for their fraternal order, the Brothers and Sisters of Shaka. However, their method for raising the money involves travelling to New ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good
Plot: boxing, gangsters, hypnosis, gambling, church, gang, money, friendship, siblings relations, working class, couple relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Bannen Way (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Bannen Way is a slick, sexy, action-packed show about Neal Bannen, a charming con-man with a police chief for a father, a mob boss for an uncle and a weakness for beautiful women, who wants to turn his life around and leave the criminal ...
Style: semi serious, rough, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal, crimes, law enforcement, disorder, hopes, criminal heroes, gangsters, dishonesty, romancing a criminal, thief, uncle, stripper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Meet the Mobsters (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Down-and-out lounge singer Johnny Slade is hired by a mystery man to open a hot new club, the catch being he's given a new--and terrible--song to sing each night. Noticing that whenever he sings one a new crime is committed, Johnny gradually ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: gangsters, ambition, crimes, dishonesty, lifestyle, hidden identity, artists and showbiz, musician's life, disorder, mistaken identity, moral dilemma, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ⇓
44%
State Property: Blood on the Streets (2005)
Genre: Musical, Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three gangsters vie for control of the streets of Philadelphia.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: gangsters, gang, ambition, murder, vengeance, social decay, tough heroes, partners, drug dealing, rivalry, criminal, city life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Sitting Ducks (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two small-time thieves come together as a bizarre comic duo in a quest to make their childhood dreams come true. In a limousine stuffed with cash stolen from the mob, they take off for Miami, where they plan to fly to a safe haven in Costa Rica. On ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voyeurism, waitress, voyeur, nude girl, limousine, female nudity, nymphomaniac, confidence artist, self discovery, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: miami beach, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Even Angels Eat Beans (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two nice guys, a wrestler (Bud Spencer) and an Ice-cream vendor (Giuliano Gemma) are mistaken for dangerous killers by an important local gangster, whose nickname is "Sorriso". With the help of many funny coincidences they play along with ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: gangsters, mafia, odd couple, fistfight, disorder, mistaken identity, crimes, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, goofy hero, nothing goes right, partners ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: new york, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.4
 853
Shoot the Hero (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A 30-something couple unintentionally become involved in a botched jewel heist while shopping for wedding rings.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, on the run, witnessing a crime, couples, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, crimes, disorder, hitman, graphic violence, hunting, newlyweds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.8
 165
Diamond Zero (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A daft doctor concocts an offbeat scheme to make millions after he happens upon a method of turning cremated human remains into diamonds. But when the sawbones hires a pair of hapless thieves to collect the raw material, a string of calamities ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: crime gone awry, nothing goes right, amateur detective, hidden identity, cons and scams, heist, track down, criminal heroes, intrigue, buddies, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 2K
Fool N Final (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A bunch of misfits and gangsters embarks on a journey to find a lost and stolen diamond.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: heist, gang, cons and scams, disorder, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, goofy hero, gangsters, diamond theft, bookies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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You Move You Die (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mike has the girl, the time and the place.The problem is he doesn't have the ring, Before Mike has an opportunity to propose his engagement ring is stolen.Mike is desperate to recover it. He and his friends have one hour to get the ring back ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, obsessive quest, crimes, chase, buddies, partners, criminal heroes, gang, fight, engagement, tough heroes, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.5
 2K
Camouflage (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marty Mackenzie is an unsuccessful stage actor who takes an interest in private investigating. He takes a job working with Jack Potter, a crusty private eye. They both take a case in Beaver Ridge, a seedy small town where a murder is being planned ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Plot: private detective, who done it, infidelity, murder, dishonesty, partners, crimes, law enforcement, disorder, aspiring actor, satire, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 5K
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 ⇓
38%
High Times Potluck (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High Times' Pot Luck is an upbeat pot caper that centers around a mobster who discovers the magic of marijuana.
Style: cynical, semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: drug dealing, prodigy, music band, performer's life, stoners, crimes, artists and showbiz, unlikely criminals, gangsters, lifestyle, drug abuse, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 5K
Airbag (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Portugal, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Mommy's boy Juantxo is engaged. Dragged to the party by his friends Konradin and Paco, he loses his expensive wedding ring inside the body of a prostitute. Mafioso whorehouse owner Villambrosa finds the ring. Meanwhile Villambrosa's rival ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, road movie, absurd, realistic ...
Plot: gangsters, buddies, unlikely criminals, partners, nothing goes right, crimes, disorder, obsessive quest, prostitute, absurdism, car chase, lgbt ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 5K
Homegrown (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three laborers on a Northern California marijuana plantation become increasingly paranoid when they learn that their boss has been murdered. They know enough to run, taking with them enough of the crop to pay them for services rendered. Hooking up ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: weed, drug abuse, marijuana, murder, greed, drug dealing, police investigation, crime gone awry, corruption, mafia, gunfight, drug addiction ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Madigan's Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, heist, cons and scams, crime gone awry, dishonesty, chase, partners, track down, crimes, goofy hero, gangsters, money ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%