Movies like Plump Fiction

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Plump Fiction (1997)
 2.7
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Plump Fiction (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows the plot of Pulp Fiction, also parodying scenes from other movies
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, witty, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, crimes, hitman, psychopath, clergy, partners, crime, dishonesty, disorder, deadly, cons and scams, nun
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and semi serious films with plots about crimes, crime, disorder, dishonesty, cons and scams, partners and gangsters mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Plump Fiction: Cold Feet (1989), The Crew (2000), Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001), Hot Millions (1968), Oscar (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 338
Cold Feet (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The leader of a group of misfits, his girlfriend and an assassin have devised a bizarre plan to smuggle stolen jewelry over the US/Mexican border. They implant the jewelry in a racing horse.
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: crimes, cons and scams, crime, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, down on your luck, deadly, partners, dishonesty, disorder, psychopath, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 4K
The Crew (2000)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.
Style: humorous, witty, dark humor, funny, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotel, gangsters, hitman, unlikely criminals, vengeance, partners, disorder, dishonesty, farce, human nature, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida, miami, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: humorous, not serious, light, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing
Plot: parody, baseball, deadpan, dimwit, crimes, stupidity, investigation, gunfight, mind control, assassination attempt, police investigation, aquarium ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, beirut lebanon, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
59%
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 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 ⇓
55%
 6.5
 28K
Oscar (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Angelo "Snaps" Provolone made his dying father a promise on his deathbed: he would leave the world of crime and become an honest businessman. Despite having no experience in making money in a legal fashion, Snaps sets about to keep his ...
Style: witty, humorous, talky, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, mistaken identity, accountant, gangsters, disorder, fish out of water, parents and children, dishonesty, couples, cons and scams, goofy hero, going straight ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious
Plot: hitman, murder, switching roles, crimes, gangsters, cons and scams, crime, interracial relations, hidden identity, on the run, mistaken identity, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 390
Pros & Cons (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Framed for crimes they didn't commit, two small-timers are headed up the river without a paddle. Now, the only thing that can bail them out is a case of mistaken identity. It's the hysterical prison comedy that's so funny, it's ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: gang, prison, vengeance, injustice, disorder, dishonesty, partners, master criminal, prison life, embezzlement, rivalry, frame up ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.2
 371
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, semi serious, realistic
Plot: gangsters, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, disorder, partners, dishonesty, hitman, drug dealing, gangster, sexual humor, viagra
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
48%
 5.8
 8K
Screwed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, not serious, funny ...
Plot: mistaken identity, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, friendship, fish out of water, vengeance, odd couple, partners, disorder, misfit, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 3K
Safe Men (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two untalented singers are mistaken for a pair of major league safe crackers in Providence, Rhode Island. The two are pressed into service by the local hoodlums and quickly find themselves in conflict with their professional colleagues. Romantic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, buddy comedy, absurd ...
Plot: safecracker, mistaken identity, cons and scams, organized crime, comedy of errors, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, heist, hidden identity, dishonesty, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 390
Funland (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a mob family takes over an amusement park after the owner dies under mysterious circumstances, the recently-fired clown mascot seeks vengeance for the loss of his job.
Style: offbeat, realistic, dark humor, suspenseful, cynical ...
Plot: clown, amusement park, ghost, vengeance, psychopath, religions or cults, palaces castles and temples, rivalry, theme park, gays and lesbians, cons and scams, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 ⇓
40%
 5.9
 2K
Holy Water (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but now offers little by way of employment for its people, and its decline seems inexorable. When local Postie, Podger Byrnes, comes up with a plan to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: heist, disorder, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, buddies, dishonesty, crimes, cons and scams, social relations, village, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 356
Framed (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A painter is accused of art-forging. He thinks his girlfriend betrayed him, so it's time for revenge.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Plot: frame up, crime, unlikely partners, crimes, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, heist, cons and scams, dishonesty, forgery, rivalry, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 5K
The ComDads (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unable to find her runaway son, a woman deceives two of her ex-lovers from her youth, a mild-mannered teacher and a tough journalist, that each is the real father in order to obtain their help.
Style: semi serious, witty, clever, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: odd couple, dishonesty, nothing goes right, cons and scams, teenage life, partners, disorder, buddies, family conflict, disappearance, on the road, crime investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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 ⇓
37%
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 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 ⇓
36%
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 ⇓
36%
The Jönsson Gang Gets Gold Fever (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sickan has a new plan. This time, the gang are going to steal a small computer micro chip which contains...
Style: not serious, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, heist, disorder, dishonesty, master criminal, partners, gang, farce, city hall ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 905
11 Harrowhouse (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small time diamond merchant jumps at the chance to supervise the purchase and cutting of a large first class diamond. But when the diamond is stolen from him, he is blackmailed into pulling off a major heist at the Diamond Exchange, located at 11 ...
Style: not serious, realistic, clever, humorous, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, cons and scams, frame up, on the run, crime gone awry, buddies, disorder, criminal heroes, crime, nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals ...
Time: victorian, 19th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Jerky Boys (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When two unemployed telephone pranksters decide to use their vocal "talents" to impersonate a Chicago mob boss and curry favor with organized crime in New York, the trouble begins. It isn't long before Johnny and Kamal (the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Plot: hitman, unemployment, prank telephone call, dishonesty, gangsters, vengeance, crimes, prank, friends, on the run, crime, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Wish You Were Dead (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two bad women fight over one man in a back-stabbing, money-grabbing, insurance-hustling, double-dealing, two-timing caper.
Style: suspenseful, witty, humorous, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: opposites attract, hitman, couples, deadly, dishonesty, danger, fall in love, crime, crimes, love affair, fish out of water, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Like a Fish Out of Water (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A seductive femme fatale (Monica Bellucci) and two con men -- one cool as ice, and one who just likes to "ice" his victims -- enlist a mild-mannered, unsuspecting man in their mission to steal a rare and valuable fish. They plan to sell it ...
Style: witty, clever, cynical, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, cons and scams, crime gone awry, femme fatale, unlikely criminals, crime, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, partners, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Scotland, Pa. (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has much smarter. Pat believes she could do better with the place than their boss Norm is doing, so she plans to usurp Norm, convincing ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, witty, talky ...
Plot: restaurant, murder, disorder, parody, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, couple relations, goofy hero, nothing goes right, police detective, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia, pennsylvania, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Return of the Jonsson League (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Criminal trio strike at furniture store, discover a secret network for shipping computers to the Soviet Union.
Style: semi serious, not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, cons and scams, crimes, farce, master criminal, disorder, dishonesty, partners, heist, hook for hand, burglary ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 170
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, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, crimes, gangsters, unlikely criminals, on the run, crime, criminal heroes, chases and races, nothing goes right, dishonesty, disorder, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 863
Frauds (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film is a story of the ways in which insurance investigator Roland Copping interferes in and manipulates the lives of others with outrageous games and gimmicks. Eventually he becomes involved in an escalating vendetta with a couple who make an ...
Style: realistic, witty, cynical, clever, humorous ...
Plot: heist, cons and scams, dishonesty, mind game, crimes, crime, rivalry, prank, terrorism, disorder, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The White River Kid (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two con men are traveling through the American South when they are held hostage by a serial killer, who is running from the authorities.
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, not serious, road movie
Plot: chases and races, confined, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, fugitives, hostages, cons and scams, serial killer, on the run, nothing goes right, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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