Movies like Pocket Money

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Pocket Money (1972)
 5.4
 2K
Pocket Money (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Broke and in debt, an otherwise honest cowboy gets mixed up in some shady dealings with a crooked rancher.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, buddy movie, offbeat
Plot: cowboy, friendship, friends, crimes, alcohol abuse, farm, best friends, down on your luck, animal life, introspection, partners, switching roles, human nature, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, horse, truck, quarantine, negotiation, escapades, blackmail, auction, rodeo, checkers ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, tucson arizona, sonora

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Most similar movies to Pocket Money

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about friends, friendship, partners, buddies, dishonesty, crimes and disorder mostly in Comedy, Drama and Western genres. Some movies like Pocket Money: Scandalous John (1971), Slap Shot (1977), Bad Day to Go Fishing (2009), The Spikes Gang (1974), Hammersmith Is Out (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Scandalous John (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A crotchety old ranch owner fights to be able to live his life the way he wants to, and not the way other people--and the law--tell him he has to.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: immigrants, friendship, ranch, battles, friends, righting the wronged, farm, dishonesty, lone wolves, partners, crimes, hopes ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 38K
Slap Shot (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: To build up attendance at their games, the management of a struggling minor-league hockey team signs up the Hanson Brothers, three hard-charging players whose job is to demolish the opposition.
Style: humorous, feel good, cynical, exciting, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ice hockey, sport team, small town, sport, contests and competitions, ambition, partners, underdog, rivalry, opponent, athlete and trainer, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Bad Day to Go Fishing (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: Uruguay, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jacob van Oppen, the former strongest man on earth, and his manager Orsini, who calls himself "the Prince", make a good living by traveling around small South American towns and organizing wrestling exhibitions. Arriving in Santa Maria, ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: wrestling, friendship, contests and competitions, friends, partners, ambition, escapades, unsuccessful, odd couple, rivalry, travel, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Spikes Gang (1974)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After escaping home, three young friends form a dynamic alliance of untamed youth. They meet an old man named Spikes with the experience only a master gunfighter can offer. The gang of men go on a crime spree and are converted to outlaws with a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: theft, runaway, farm, friends, power relations, vengeance, innocence lost, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, heroes, rivalry, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Hammersmith Is Out (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Faust legend retold (loosely) and applied to a mentally disturbed patient in a hospital run by a doctor of dubious sanity himself. The patient (Burton) offers the innocent orderly (Bridges) vast riches if he'll help him escape.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: escape, mental institution, crimes, buddies, misfit, confined, friends, psychopath, dark humor, captivity, cons and scams, friendship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.9
 216
Backtrack! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sent to Mexico to buy a bull, a Wyoming cowhand (Doug McClure) teams up with three Texas Rangers to solve a robbery/murder.
Style: saga, realistic, semi serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, texas ranger, heist, escapades, lone wolves, partners, chase, heroes, babies and infants, good versus evil, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, latin america, texas, wyoming, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
When the Legends Die (1972)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An elderly rodeo rider becomes mentor to a young man attempting to make his own name in the business.
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: rodeo, native american, mentor, modern west, native american reservation, friends, rebelliousness, americana, cons and scams, alcohol abuse, human nature, aging ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
 197
Funny Bunny (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gene spends his days canvassing about childhood obesity. One day he canvasses Titty, an emotionally-arrested 19-year-old who has successfully sued his own father to win back a large inheritance and gotten himself disowned in the process. Gene ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: friends, love triangle, social misfits, friendship, rabbit, bicycle, pig, woman slaps man, knife, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 4.1
 308
No Sweat (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two incompetent Western outlaws engineer several failed crimes, including a botched stagecoach holdup. Fred Williamson, a tough-guy perennial in blaxploitation movies, does a rare comedy turn as a blundering patsy to Richard Pryor's slick con ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, farce, escape, injustice, friends, disorder, crimes, criminal heroes, misfit, music, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Crossing the Bridge (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A film about three high school friends who find their happy-go-lucky existence tarnished forever the instant they get embroiled in a drug-running scheme that goes awry. When things start getting messy, they rue the day they agreed to the venture; ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, humorous
Plot: friendship, coming of age, love triangle, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, redemption, high school, suburban life, homecoming, suburbs, addiction, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 70s, 90s, year 1975
Place: detroit, canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.9
 385
Full Grown Men (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A man stuck in the reveries of his youth tracks down the boyhood friend he once tormented, only to find that simpler times were more complicated than he thought.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: amusement park, mermaid, friends, couples, family relations, partners, buddies, youth, best friends, introspection, couple relations, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hunting Elephants (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In this hilarious crime comedy, a gifted 12-year-old boy and three elderly men plan a bank robbery in order to seek revenge on the institution for cheating the youngster after the death of his father.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, suspense ...
Plot: partners, unlikely criminals, elderly, friends, disorder, friendship, cons and scams, dishonesty, youth, crimes, one last job, retirement home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
One Too Many Mornings (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fischer can't remember the last time he woke up without a hangover. He lives in a church: a real one. Where people baptize, marry, pray and die. It's an ideal situation for a young guy with no aspirations: if he locks up the church, he can ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, psychological ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, church, wedding, friendship, self discovery, odd couple, buddies, addiction, redemption, vandalism, religion, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Everything Must Go (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tony is a homosexual law student who quits his studies. With a van and a handful of cash, he hits the road hoping to become a salesman. This, however, turns out to be harder than he expected.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, buddies, dishonesty, gender, unlikely partners, nothing goes right, gays and lesbians, youth, friends, dark humor, disorder, foe turned friend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Cowboy Way (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar who went missing there.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: cowboy, friendship, chase, missing person, outlaw gang, odd couple, fish out of water, disorder, buddies, rivalry, crimes, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, latin america, usa, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ranch in CA to shoot a commercial, set against the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, road movie ...
Plot: hitchhiking, on the road, self discovery, friendship, disorder, obsessive quest, down on your luck, teaching the ways of the world, americana, friends, leadership, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, oregon, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
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Believe Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Desperate, broke, and out of ideas, four college seniors start a fake charity to embezzle money for tuition.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, tense, captivating
Plot: college, cons and scams, campaign, buddies, charity, dishonesty, friends, student life, youth, fall in love, money, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Monkey in Winter (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a man who has stopped drinking- and then dreaming- and who thanks to a young man who tries to forget a lost love in alcohol will turn drunk again during an exciting night.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couples, alcohol abuse, buddies, friendship, partners, small town life, alcoholic, post war, world war two, friends, marines, temptation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: france, europe, english channel, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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2BPerfectlyHonest (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Business partners Frank and Josh go bankrupt after their dot-com start-up collapses before it goes online. Frank, a bachelor and broke, reluctantly moves back home to live with his parents while Josh, a hippie computer wiz who's married and has ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever
Plot: friends, friendship, partners, love and romance, odd couple, lifestyle, disorder, couples, infidelity, self discovery, nothing goes right, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mother, Jugs & Speed (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mother (Bill Cosby), Jugs (Raquel Welch) & Speed (Harvey Keitel) work for a ambulance company competing for a L.A. city contract.
Style: humorous, suspense, realistic, semi serious, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, workplace situations, partners, rivalry, nothing goes right, contests and competitions, buddies, fighting the system, underdog, dark humor, friends, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 2K
Yankee Zulu (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two South African boys, one white, Rhino, and one black, Zulu, go their separate ways after an incident. Many years later, they meet up again as adults, when one, after living for years in the United States, is now a wanted criminal. The two end up ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: friendship, farce, treasure hunt, chase, buddies, best friends, friends, society, on the run, switching roles, partners, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 2K
The Rounders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben (Glenn Ford) and Marion (Henry Fonda) are two cowboys who make a meager living breaking wild horses. Their frequent employer Jim (Chill Wills), who always gets the better of them, talks them into taking a nondescript horse in lieu of some of ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, buddy movie, buddy comedy
Plot: horse, rodeo, rodeo cowboy, animal training, on the road, workplace, buddies, contests and competitions, ambition, partners, hopes, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, nevada, phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Breaking the Rules (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two friends take their dying buddy on one last road trip.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: youth, friendship, friends, tragic hero, partners, buddies, life is a bitch, best friends, adventure, unfulfillment, hopes, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, midlife crisis, vacation, bittersweet, friends, family problems, couples, family relations, best friends, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.5
 75K
Three Amigos (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, heroes, village, rescue, fish out of water, friendship, buddies, dishonesty, gang, crimes, disorder, mistaken identity ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Going in Style (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three senior citizens in their 70s who live together are slowly decaying in endless days with nothing to do but feed the birds. One of them comes up with an idea - rob a bank. They certainly could use the money if they get away with it and if they ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, friendship, elderly, senior citizen, bittersweet, human nature, fish out of water, cons and scams, buddies, unlikely criminals, golden years ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Great Scout & Cathouse Thursday (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sam Longwood, a frontiersman who has seen better days, spies the gold-mine partner, Jack Colby, who ran off with all the gold from a mine they were prospecting fifteen years earlier. He tells his other partners from that time, Joe Knox and Billy, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, half breed, prostitution, snake, revenge, train, vengeance, americana, cons and scams, dishonesty, crime gone awry, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 7K
The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, nothing goes right, goofy hero, escapades, disorder, robbery, adventure, train, partners, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Electric Horseman (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Sonny Steele used to be a rodeo star, but his next appearance is to be on a Las Vegas stage, wearing a suit covered in lights, advertising a breakfast cereal. When he finds out they are going drug the horse in case its too frisky, he rides off into ...
Style: feel good, captivating, sincere, road movie, light ...
Plot: horse, cowboy, romance, desert, redemption, hopes, escapades, obsessive quest, freedom, journalist, workplace, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada, utah, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Seven Days of Grace (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four women - a blonde, a hippie, a lesbian and a barmaid - are looking for love, money and success. When one inherits an Italian restaurant from her father, they see this as a chance to fulfil their dreams. Then the restaurant is in danger of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: love and romance, best friends, lifestyle, romance, couples, gender, artists and showbiz, actor's life, gays and lesbians, singleness, down on your luck, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%