Movies like Petrovka, 38

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Petrovka, 38 (1980)
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Petrovka, 38
Genre: Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Detective Kostenko is trying to find a group of criminals responsible for killing a policeman.
Plot: policeman uniform, uniform
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Red Cap
Crime, Drama
UK
60 min.
 7.9
Officers
Drama, History, Romance, War
Soviet Union
96 min.
 7.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, serious and suspenseful films with plots about uniform, police, crimes, crime, law enforcement, disorder and policeman uniform mostly in Crime, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Petrovka, 38: The Troops of St. Tropez (1964), Traffic Officer (1983), The Troops Get Married (1968), Hostile Force (1997), Officers (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Troops of St. Tropez
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The ambitious police officer Cruchot (Louis de Funès) is transferred to St. Tropez. He's struggling with crimes such as persistent nude swimming, but even more with his teenage daughter, who's trying to impress her rich friends by telling ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
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Traffic Officer
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Story: A comic drama about a permanently going duel between Traffic Officer and powerful businessman.
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The Troops Get Married
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Saint-Tropez police launch a major offensive against dangerous drivers. Marechal Cruchot (Louis de Funès) relishes the assignment, which he pursues with a manic zeal. Cruchot is after an offending driver, who turns out to be Josépha (Claude ...
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System:   44%
    User:   48%
 
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Hostile Force
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a would-be bank robber's attempt to steal $6 million goes awry, he takes a woman hostage without realizing that she is an ex-cop.
Style: surprise ending
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Officers
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
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Story: Two friends are army officers, and the turbulent times throw them from the Civil War in the early 20s to the Soviet conflict in Finland, from China to the Urals.
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Red Cap
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Red Cap is a British television drama series produced by Stormy Pictures for the BBC and broadcast on BBC One. Two series of six episodes each were produced following a feature length pilot. It featured the investigations of an Special Investigation ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: army investigation, military base, crime, military life, military, partners, dishonesty, law enforcement, army, sergeant, british army, uniform ...
Time: contemporary
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Making of, le dernier film
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Tunisia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Tunisian breakdancer falls in with fundamentalists with designs to turn the young man into a suicide bomber.
Plot: terrorist, ferry, young woman, explosive, imprisonment, young man, arab, dynamite, grief, cat, brother, grandfather ...
Place: tunisia
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The Bill
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The Bill is a police procedural television series that was broadcast on the ITV network from 16 October 1984 until 31 August 2010. The programme originated from a one-off drama, entitled Woodentop, which was broadcast in August 1983. In its final ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: crime, fighting crime, police station, workplace situations, crimes, heroes, law enforcement, police investigation, police, partners, workplace, society ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s ...
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
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System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The all-girl school foil an attempt by train robbers to recover two and a half million pounds hidden in their school.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: school, mischievous children, train, crime, crime gone awry, cons and scams, heist, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crimes, disorder, gang ...
Time: 60s
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System:   34%
    User:   40%
 
Murder on the Orient Express
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 280 min.
Story: The Japanese adaption of Agatha Christie's famous whodunit "Murder on the Orient Express".
Plot: train station, passport, butler, whodunit, clue, investigation, button, handkerchief, red herring, uniform, revenge plot, murder ...
Time: 1930s
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System:   33%
    User:   33%
 
Hit by Lightning
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Ricky Miller, a single, quiet 40-year old aspiring writer and manager of Debbie's (think Denny's) and probably the last person you'd notice in a crowd is 'hit by lightning' and meets the love of his life, the beautiful ...
Style: not serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic
Plot: disorder, comedy of errors, best friends, crime, couple relations, romance, destructive relationship, love triangle, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   33%
    User:   39%
 
Polizeirevier Davidswache
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The action is set in and around a police station in St Pauli, the docks area of Hamburg where prostitution and crimes of violence are rife. Glantz is the head of the uniformed officers, and does his best to keep order. Bruno Kapp has just got out of ...
Style: slang
Plot: ex convict, red light district, prostitute, violence, beaten to death, police officer killed, pistol, bar, police, manslaughter, colleague, police officer ...
Place: hamburg germany, northern germany, west germany
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System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
Monnaie de singe
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Plot: prison guard, invitation, sketch, ball, typing, masquerade, man in bed, pack of money, new identity, dance scene, psychological manipulation, donkey ...
Place: paris france
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System:   33%
    User:   27%
 
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Trinity: Good Guys and Bad Guys
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caught was released from jail. He immediately went to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, crime, hostages, crime gone awry, kidnapping, missing person, friends, police, confined, crimes, law enforcement, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa
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System:   32%
    User:   26%
 
The Troops & Aliens
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The bungling inspector Cruchot (Funès) finds himself trying to save the residents of St. Tropez from some oil-drinking humanoid aliens. The only way to tell the aliens from the real people, besides their constant thirst for oil-products, is that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: evil alien, alien encounter, comedy of errors, law enforcement, disorder, space and aliens, anti heroes, alien, goofy hero, save the day, mistaken identity, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, french riviera, saint tropez, riviera, cote d'azur
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System:   32%
    User:   32%
 
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Soldaty
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: Russia
Story: The action takes place in a certain military unit, in the city near it, in characters's apartments. The life and attitudes of soldiers, sergeants, warrant officers, officers and their closest associates are shown.
Plot: soldier, military uniform, russian soldier, uniform, russian army
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The Troops on Vacation
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The whole clique of Cruchot's police station is retired. Now he lives with his rich wife in her castle - and is bored almost to death. He fights with the butler, because he isn't even allowed to do the simple works. But when one of the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, amateur detective, disorder, goofy hero, save the day, track down, retirement, memory loss, dull life, chases and races, crimes, elderly ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, french riviera, saint tropez, europe, cote d'azur ...
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System:   31%
    User:   28%
 
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The Guards
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Style: suspense
Plot: friendship, bar, running, lesbian, brother brother relationship, death, drinking, police, police car, kidnapping, husband wife relationship, kiss ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   26%
 
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The Brain
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Arthur and Anatole are two little robbers. They want to rob money, money that will travel in a special train from Paris to Bruxelles. They don't know that other people have planned to do the same thing.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, exciting
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: train, cons and scams, heist, crime, crimes, dishonesty, adventure, disorder, criminal heroes, cat burglar, gangsters, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: belgium, france, paris france, normandy
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System:   29%
    User:   28%
 
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Streamers
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Four young recruits about to be sent to Vietnam confront their prejudicial feelings toward one another when it's learned one of them is homosexual.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, talky, psychological
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, violence spree, innocence lost, war, military, interracial relations, racism, military life, social decay, injustice, society ...
Time: 1960s
Place: asia, vietnam
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System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
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The Colonel
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A "Reformed Colonel" is found dead in Paris, a couple of decades after Algeria's struggle for independence was won from France. Lieutenant Galois is assigned the investigation of this murder. She receives the diary of Lieutenent Guy ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, captivating
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Time: 50s, 90s
Place: france, algeria, paris france
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The Cold Summer of 1953
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1953, the year Stalin died, many prisoners (some political, but mostly common criminals) were released from the Soviet Gulags. This is the story of a remote settlement which was under attack by a bunch of these recently-released blood-thirsty ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 50s, 1950s
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Walk All Over Me
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alberta, a mousy young woman with the survival skills of a snail, loses cash that isn't hers, so she runs from her small town to Seattle where her old babysitter, Celene, lives - a dominatrix with a classy apartment and a life plan. She lets ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
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Time: contemporary
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System:   27%
    User:   25%
 
Alien Nation: The Udara Legacy
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Matt and George investigate a series of strange occurrences involving newcomers, who are found to be programmed to carry out someone's dirty work. The method by which they are brainwashed dates back to the slave ship's rebellion group, the ...
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System:   26%
    User:   22%
 
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Gang in Blue
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A black police officer discovers a cell of white supremacist vigilantes within his department.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: urban, gang, crime, urban ghetto, juvenile delinquency, interracial relations, police corruption, racism, urban ghetto life, corruption, police, investigation ...
Time: 90s
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A Marine Story
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, War
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Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marine officer Alexandra is tough enough to kick any guy's ass in a bar fight, but there's one opponent she can't beat: military policy. When she returns to her conservative hometown from Iraq with a mysterious personal life, she ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, gays and lesbians, soldier, starting over, teaching the ways of the world, coming out, military, homecoming, gender, hopes, youth, homosexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: usa, california, iraq
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System:   26%
    User:   27%
 
Crime Busters
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An attempted robbery turns to be an unexpected recruitment when two unemployed men mistakenly break into a police office instead of a store.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, nothing goes right, police investigation, adventure, fish out of water, buddies, crime, gang, police, police academy, gangsters, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   25%
 
N.Y.P.D. Mounted
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New York City cop becomes partners with a rodeo cowboy from Montana on the City's Mounted Police Department.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: law enforcement, crime, partners, workplace, unlikely partners, fighting crime, workplace situations, crimes, misfit, courtroom, date, female police officer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, montana
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System:   26%
    User:   21%
 

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