Movies like The Perfect Score

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The Perfect Score (2004)
 5.7
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The Perfect Score (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Six high school seniors decide to break into the Princeton Testing Center so they can steal the answers to their upcoming SAT tests and all get perfect scores.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, entertaining, twists and turns, clever, cynical, idiotic, awful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, heist, cons and scams, school, crime, teenage life, crimes, friends, partners, twists & turns, coming of age, basketball, youth, mathematics, student life, architect, stoners, high school life, perfect crime, dishonesty, lifestyle, buddies, power relations, student, secret ...
Time: 2000s, future, contemporary
Place: new jersey

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Most similar movies to The Perfect Score

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and entertaining films with plots about crimes, crime, cons and scams, friends, buddies, disorder and partners mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Perfect Score: Cheats (2002), Graduation (2007), Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001), Gambit (2012), Scorched (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cheats (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: While other kids buy into countless hours of studying just so they can get a mark in some teacher's report book, Handsome Davis sees it as nothing more than a system of control over your mind. That's why Handsome and his three best friends ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, gang, cons and scams, teenage life, partners, dishonesty, teachers and students, teenager, scam, coming of age, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 2K
Graduation (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four best friends, about to graduate from high school, must find a way to raise money to help a family member in need. When one of them discovers her banker father having an affair, the foursome plots to rob his bank during graduation ceremonies. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, heist, unlikely criminals, buddies, youth, high school life, high school, partners, crimes, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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, offbeat ...
Plot: heist, mistaken identity, partners, criminal heroes, cons and scams, crime, dishonesty, disorder, hidden identity, crimes, goofy hero, diamond ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.7
 22K
Gambit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, tense, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, cons and scams, collector, crime gone awry, disorder, verbal byplay, dishonesty, partners, employer employee relationship, farce, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 6.0
 6K
Scorched (2003)
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, bank robber, bank, desert, friends, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, small town, partners, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Welcome to Collinwood (2002)
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, entertaining, absurd, satirical, clever ...
Plot: heist, safecracker, crime, cons and scams, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, prison, planning, disguise, release from prison, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Maiden Heist (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A comedy centered on three museum security guards who devise a plan to steal back the artworks to which they have become attached after they are transferred to another museum.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, light ...
Plot: heist, museum, forgery, security guard, unlikely criminals, crime, buddies, crimes, art theft, husband wife relationship, happy ending, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, new york, boston, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
National Lampoon's Gold Diggers (2003)
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, feel good, dark humor, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, buddies, dishonesty, partners, crimes, cons and scams, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, intrigue, disorder, loss of fortune, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.7
 13K
Sugar & Spice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When Jack and Diane find themselves in an unexpected adult situation, the A-Squad comes to their rescue. In order to help their friend Diane, the A-Squad goes where no cheerleader has gone before: taking on a little after-school project known as ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: high school, cheerleader, friendship, pregnancy, heist, teenage love, rebel, love, money, lifestyle, disorder, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Man of the House (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Roland Sharp is assigned to protect the only witnesses to the murder of a key figure in the prosecution of a drug kingpin -- a group of University of Texas cheerleaders. Sharp must now go undercover as an assistant cheerleading coach ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: cheerleading, working undercover, murder, law enforcement, cheerleader, teenage life, villain, tough cop, women, mentor, teenagers, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Amos & Andrew (1993)
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, light ...
Plot: island, racism, mistaken identity, interracial relations, crimes, crime, bad cop, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, resort, buddies, social differences ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
 18K
Quick Change (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless robbery. The only thing left for the trio to do is make their getaway out ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, absurd, witty ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank robbery, friendship, nothing goes right, cons and scams, partners, disorder, buddies, friends, crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.5
 3K
High Rollers (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Belle Duke, in order to get revenge on her former lover Philip Bang, organize his jail break. But instead of Philip is the Italian Felice Brianza, AKAS Felix, to escape. Now Felix is obliged to help Philip to escape. He will succeeded and from that ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, cynical, semi serious, realistic
Plot: cons and scams, betrayal, crimes, crime, friends, partners, dishonesty, criminal heroes, trick, strong female character, jail, deception ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 6K
Expelled (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Felix (Cameron Dallas) is a legendary prankster who gets expelled from his high school and, with his friend’s help, stops at nothing to hide it from his parents.
Style: witty, realistic, feel good, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, friends, youth, coming of age, prankster, disorder, siblings relations, school expulsion, power relations, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
How I Got Into College (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The simple story of two young Michigan high school students, Jessica, Class President, Local Smart Girl, and object of Marlon's affections attempt to get into a small Pennsylvania college. Jessica fights off her parent's expectation of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, high school, romance, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, partners, looking for love, teenage love, college life, high school life, coming of age, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 80s
Place: holland, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Assassination of a High School President (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the theft of copies of SAT exams from a principal's office, teenage reporter Bobby Funke sets out to unmask the thief. Bobby prints an article fingering Class President Paul Moore as the thief, shredding the youth's reputation. But ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, high school, journalism, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, high school life, teenage life, teacher student relationship, mentor, teenager, teenagers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
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, feel good, semi serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: street gang, family relations, gang, crime, crimes, partners, disorder, fish out of water, gangsters, hip hop, ghetto, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, south central los angeles, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.0
 3K
Fifty Pills (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A combination of unfortunate circumstances force Darren into the situation where he has to sell off the eponymous stash of drugs in a limited time frame.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, disturbing
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college life, college, drug dealing, high school life, nothing goes right, teenage life, young lovers, lifestyle, student life, crimes, youth, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, brutal, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, gangsters, criminal's revenge, crimes, rivalry, friendship, organized crime, gang war, dishonesty, criminal heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, hip hop, gangsters, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, heist, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, crimes, odd couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.1
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Mean Girls 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story revolves around a new high school student, Jo (Meaghan Martin) , who agrees to befriend an outcast, Abby (Jennifer Stone), at the urging of Abby's wealthy father in exchange for paying all of Jo's costs for the college of her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school life, misfit, high school, teenage life, friends, teachers and students, social misfits, high school hunk, best friends, youth, lifestyle, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Live Free or Die (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It's not the crime, it's the cover-up. In small-town, hard-scrabble New Hampshire, foul-mouthed all-talk slacker John "Rugged" Rudgate fancies himself a criminal. When a local plumber stares him down at a pub, Rugged vows ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, twists and turns ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, cons and scams, small town, crime, nothing goes right, crimes, vengeance, dumb criminal, robbery, twists & turns, police, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new hampshire, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 2K
Hot Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A con-artist (Peter Ustinov) gains employment at an insurance company in order to embezzle money by re-programming their "new" wonder computer.
Style: cynical, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: heist, dishonesty, disorder, down on your luck, nothing goes right, crimes, cons and scams, crime, computers and web, buddies, partners, hacker ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, semi serious, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: thief, vengeance, crimes, nothing goes right, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, rivalry, criminal's revenge, robbery, ring, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., new jersey, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Stealing Harvard (2002)
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, witty, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: robbery, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, crime, partners, buddies, disorder, crimes, nothing goes right, cons and scams, money, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.0
 3K
Free Money (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Swede (Marlon Brando), a prison warden, rules his family and his prison with an iron hand in one of the coldest parts of North Dakota. When an inmate dies under mysterious circumstances, however, the FBI sends in agent Karen Polarski (Mira ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: prison, train, fbi, crimes, crime, cons and scams, government agency, partners, friends, special agents, criminal heroes, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hollywood, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, cons and scams, elderly, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 6K
Tough Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Harry Doyle (Lancaster) and Archie Lang (Douglas) are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After serving their time, they are released from jail and have to adjust to a new life of ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: heist, prison, aging, crime, nothing goes right, crimes, partners, odd couple, disorder, stalking, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: mexico, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 5K
Wise Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, nothing goes right, hitman, mafia, frame up, buddies, crimes, crime, goofy hero, heist, criminal heroes, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
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: realistic, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, buddies, dishonesty, crime gone awry, prison, bank, odd couple, journalism, friends, friendship, master criminal ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%