Movies like Pocket Money

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Pocket Money (1972)
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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: humorous, feel good, offbeat, realistic, witty, semi serious
Plot: cowboy, crimes, best friends, friendship, friends, partners, alcohol abuse, farm, human nature, animal life, dishonesty, buddies, introspection, switching roles, cons and scams, down on your luck, horse, truck, negotiation, quarantine, auction, rooster, goat, checkers, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, sonora

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and offbeat films with plots about friends, friendship, partners, buddies, crimes, dishonesty and disorder mostly in Comedy, Drama and Western genres. Some movies like Pocket Money: Scandalous John (1971), No Sweat (1975), Bad Day to Go Fishing (2009), Slap Shot (1977), The Spikes Gang (1974). 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, rancher, rivalry, vigilantism, old west, forces of nature, rich and poor, friends, righting the wronged, farm ...
Place: mexico
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95%
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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: witty, humorous, offbeat, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: street shootout, cowboy, buddies, heroes, injustice, disorder, friends, cons and scams, old west, criminal heroes, crimes, escape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, offbeat ...
Plot: wrestling, friendship, friends, contests and competitions, partners, unsuccessful, odd couple, ambition, escapades, rivalry, travel, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, hockey, violence, sport, contests and competitions, partners, ambition, underdog, opponent, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: runaway, gunshot wound, theft, betrayal, rivalry, youth, graphic violence, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, chases and races, heroes, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: mental institution, escape, dark humor, mental illness, friendship, captivity, cons and scams, hospital, psychopath, friends, crimes, confined ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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64%
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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: realistic, semi serious, saga, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, texas ranger, heist, dishonesty, crimes, babies and infants, partners, danger, chase, righting the wronged, heroes, lone wolves ...
Time: 60s
Place: wyoming, latin america, usa, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: love triangle, friends, friendship, social misfits, rabbit, female director, woman slaps man, pig, knife, bicycle
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, sentimental, humorous, touching
Plot: friendship, coming of age, lifestyle, society, youth, thirtysomething life, friends, homecoming, love triangle, drug dealing, buddies, going straight ...
Time: 70s, 90s, year 1975
Place: detroit, canada, usa
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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: offbeat, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, youth, graphic violence, on the road, cons and scams, working the system, dark humor, foe turned friend, friends, disorder, crimes, gender ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, biting ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, partners, friendship, cons and scams, disorder, friends, elderly, retirement home, one last job, crimes, youth, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
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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: sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: mermaid, amusement park, friends, friendship, on the road, introspection, couple relations, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, fish out of water, youth, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, psychological ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, church, wedding, friendship, self discovery, reunion, odd couple, buddies, addiction, redemption, marriage, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Lemon Sisters (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three life-long friends work the bars in 1980s Atlantic City performing the songs of the 1960s girl groups.
Style: touching, offbeat, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friends, friendship, family relations, gender, artists and showbiz, buddies, family life, siblings relations, human nature, female director, quiz, backstage ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, semi serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couples, alcohol abuse, friendship, buddies, partners, small town life, alcoholic, post war, drinking alcohol, drinking, world war two, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: france, europe, normandy, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: youth, friendship, best friends, hopes, partners, buddies, life is a bitch, tragic hero, unfulfillment, adventure, bittersweet, profanity ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friendship, farce, treasure hunt, chase, best friends, buddies, friends, switching roles, racism, discrimination, adoption, interracial relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, witty, semi serious, road movie ...
Plot: hitchhiking, on the road, friendship, self discovery, disorder, obsessive quest, americana, friends, teaching the ways of the world, down on your luck, hidden identity, leadership ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, minneapolis minnesota, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friends, friendship, disorder, partners, lifestyle, odd couple, love and romance, self discovery, infidelity, couples, nightlife, city life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, human nature, introspection, family relations, family problems, couples, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A female hustler is chasing after rich men, but becomes repeatedly mixed up with a suave con man and card shark through a series of misadventures before falling in love with him.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, con artists, saloon girl, gambler, prostitute, adventure, gang, friends, disorder, partners, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Wanda Nevada (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the American Southwest of the 1950s, middle-aged vagabond Beaudray Demerille survives as a cardsharp who moves from town to town. But his latest victory brings him unwanted spoils in the form of Wanda Nevada, a fiery 13-year-old. At first ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: gambling, ghost, treasure hunt, criminal heroes, orphan, crimes, buddies, partners, dishonesty, good versus evil, betrayal, friends ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: nevada, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, biting, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, contests and competitions, buddies, rivalry, underdog, fighting the system, dark humor, disorder, friends, partners, nothing goes right, workplace situations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense
Plot: college, cons and scams, campaign, buddies, charity, student life, dishonesty, youth, money, friends, auditorium, falling in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, elderly, friendship, senior citizen, bittersweet, dishonesty, crimes, golden years, unlikely criminals, crime, buddies, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: las vegas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The White Horse (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Western
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Claimed by his grandmother, who lives in a Mexican village, Joselito begins the journey from Spain. Once there, while traveling in a stagecoach, is assaulted by bandits. Joselito manages to escape and, walking aimlessly, he meets Antoine, a rider ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Plot: horse, danger, friends, family relations, friendship, kidnapping, child in peril, adventure, heroes, family, musician's life, youth ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, feel good, semi serious, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: cowboy, friendship, chase, missing person, outlaw gang, fish out of water, odd couple, disorder, crimes, buddies, rivalry, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, usa, latin america, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: couples, best friends, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, singleness, down on your luck, friends, gender, actor's life, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, prostitution, half breed, revenge, train, snake, crime, dishonesty, americana, vengeance, cons and scams, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 90s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Cleopatra (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A retired teacher and a soap star leave their routines and the men in their lives behind and embark on a weekend trip.
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: fall in love, self discovery, friendship, on the road, best friends, human nature, looking for love, introspection, family business, parents and children, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%