Movies like Prizzi's Honor

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Prizzi's Honor (1985)
 6.7
 25K
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A professional hit man and hit woman fall in love, only to discover that they have each been hired to kill the other.
Style: suspense, clever, humorous, cynical, atmospheric, captivating, realistic, witty, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: hitman, gangsters, betrayal, female killer, dark humor, crimes, romance, graphic violence, family relations, love and romance, fall in love, couples, love affair, moral dilemma, dumped, dishonesty, criminal heroes, couple relations, power relations, killer, lovers, mafia, organized crime, assassination, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, new york, las vegas, los angeles, brooklyn new york city, mexico

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Most similar movies to Prizzi's Honor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, clever, humorous and semi serious films with plots about storytelling, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, gangsters, crimes and murder mostly in Comedy, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Prizzi's Honor: Married to the Mob (1988), You Kill Me (2007), The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981), Feeling Minnesota (1996), Gigli (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Married to the Mob (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world. When her husband is killed for having an affair with the mistress of mob boss Tony "The Tiger" Russo, Angela and her son depart ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: starting over, murder, gangsters, fbi, hitman, romance, against the odds, against the rules, crimes, couples, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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 6.4
 19K
You Kill Me (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While drying out on the West Coast, an alcoholic hit man befriends a tart-tongued woman who might just come in handy when it's time for him to return to Buffalo and settle some old scores.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, funny, clever ...
Plot: hitman, alcoholic, crimes, gang, gangsters, alcohol abuse, love and romance, rehabilitation, polish, going straight, organized crime, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, new york, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: neo noir, sexy, serious, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, obsession, betrayal, romance, conspiracy, crimes, murder of husband, love affair, adultery, crime gone awry, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Feeling Minnesota (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam Clayton's (Vincent D'Onofrio) marriage to ex-stripper Freddie (Cameron Diaz) comes about when she's strong-armed into the match by Red (Delroy Lindo), a club proprietor who once did her a favor. But Freddie falls in love with ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, semi serious, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, murder, family relations, corruption, stripper, gangsters, romance, love, fixed match, estrangement, dark humor, honeymoon ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, minnesota, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Gigli (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Gigli is ordered to kidnap the psychologically challenged younger brother of a powerful federal prosecutor. When plans go awry, Gigli's boss sends in Ricki, a gorgeous free-spirited female gangster who has her own set of orders to assist with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, melancholic, suspense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gangsters, kidnapping, hitman, romance, fall in love, couple relations, opposites attract, crimes, mission of murder, lovers, blackmail, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, turkey, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.7
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Panic (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alex is going through a midlife crisis and it has become a very difficult time for him. His marriage is struggling, he's worried about his son, and his job of killing people for his family has become the most stressful part of his life. He ...
Style: psychological, captivating, bleak, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, midlife crisis, murder, family business, infidelity, crimes, love affair, going straight, crumbling marriage, family problems, therapy, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The War of the Roses (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Roses, Barbara and Oliver, live happily as a married couple. Then she starts to wonder what life would be like without Oliver, and likes what she sees. Both want to stay in the house, and so they begin a campaign to force each other to leave. In ...
Style: cynical, humorous, psychological, satirical, suspense ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, dark humor, lawyer, divorce, suburbs, uninhibited rivalry, marriage, greed, destructive relationship, family feud, death, relationships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 5K
Dinner Rush (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Is it just another evening at the hugely popular Italian restaurant of proprietor and bookmaker Louis Cropa in New York? Anything but as tonight's guests include; a local police detective and his wife specially invited by the owner; on the ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, witty, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: restaurant, gambling, graphic violence, family relations, lifestyle, siblings relations, workplace, workplace situations, comedy of errors, chef, revenge, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Double Whammy (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ray Pluto has many problems. He is satirized in the tabloids as the "loser cop." His partner is starting to seem suspiciously attracted to him. A pair of screenwriters across the hall keep bugging him for help. The superintendent of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, murder, couple relations, investigation, police detective, heist, doctors and patients, law enforcement, hitman, power relations, violence, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Angel's Dance (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young hitman is asked to prove himself by killing an innocent woman.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending, captivating ...
Plot: gangsters, hitman, odd couple, crimes, love and romance, assassination attempt, criminal heroes, relationship vs career, father daughter relationship, organized crime, mental institution, library ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Romeo Is Bleeding (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A corrupt cop gets in over his head when he tries to assassinate a beautiful Russian hit-woman.
Style: neo noir, sexy, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: police corruption, police, faked death, femme fatale, assassination attempt, crimes, dark humor, female killer, bribery, female assassin, mob boss, love story ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, phoenix arizona, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mafia, marriage proposal, family relations, fbi, gangsters, crimes, romance, mistaken identity, fall in love, comedy of errors, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, kansas city, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.3
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Nurse Betty (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: What happens when a person decides that life is merely a state of mind? If you're Betty, a small-town waitress and soap opera fan from Fair Oaks, Kansas, you refuse to believe that you can't be with the love of your life just because he ...
Style: witty, realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: hitman, murder, delusion, romance, memory loss, losing-it hero, obsessive quest, crimes, professional killer, salesman, friendship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, rome italy, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Six Ways to Sunday (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Norman Reedus stars as Harry Odum, a henpecked, 18-year-old momma's boy in Youngstown, Ohio, who -- with his violent temper -- impresses a local boss of the Jewish Mafia. Soon he's found his calling as a hit man alongside his crack addict ...
Style: humorous, disturbing, intense, talky, suspense ...
Plot: sex with mother, coming of age, hitman, crimes, self discovery, parents and children, family relations, dark humor, suburban life, rise and fall, criminal heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Heartburn (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, journalism, pregnancy, journalist, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, fall in love, writer's life, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 13K
The Big Easy (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Remy McSwain is a New Orleans police lieutenant who investigates the murder of a local mobster. His investigation leads him to suspect that fellow members of the police force may be involved.
Style: neo noir, sexy, twists and turns, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: police corruption, nudity (full frontal - brief), police, corruption, investigation, murder, police investigation, romance, crimes, graphic violence, sexual content, seaport ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana, southern usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.9
 8K
In the Mix (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A successful DJ named Darrel (Usher), managed to rescue a powerful mobster one night. In order to repay Darrell, the mobster, Frank Pacelli, gives him the task of protecting his daughter, Dolly (Chriqui)
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: betrayal, interracial relations, gangsters, unlikely couple, forbidden love, fall in love, couples, family relations, hidden identity, rivalry, romance, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Jerry and Tom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tom and Jerry are two hit men, they work by day at a third-rate second-hand car dealership. Tom is a veteran and Jerry is a novice in their business, and their attitude toward their profession differs a lot. It shows when Tom is required to kill his ...
Style: clever, talky, witty, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hitman, murder, dark humor, partners, crimes, hidden identity, odd couple, dishonesty, retiring, career change, friends, wild ride ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Fortune (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two bumbling hustlers in the 1920s attempt to gain the fortune of an heiress. Nothing will stop them . Not even murder.
Style: suspense, humorous, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: love triangle, scheme, celebrity culture, rich and poor, cons and scams, love affair, murder, looking for love, infidelity, couple relations, bank, opposites attract ...
Time: 1920s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Killer (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This lyrical, modern-day film noir finds cynical hit man Mick (Anthony LaPaglia) tiring of his job and asking his boss, mob kingpin George (Peter Boyle), for time off. George gives him the assignment of his life, however, prompting Mick's ...
Style: neo noir, sexy, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: hitman, obsession, gangsters, femme fatale, assassination, romance, criminal heroes, witnessing a crime, prostitute, on the run, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Ash Wednesday (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ash Wednesday is set in the Manhattan of the early 1980's and is about a pair of Irish-American brothers who become embroiled in a conflict with the Irish Mob.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, intense ...
Plot: hitman, gangsters, betrayal, murder, love triangle, vengeance, crimes, haunted by the past, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, year 1983
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 108K
The Mexican (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jerry Welbach, a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "the Mexican"... or suffer the consequences. The second is from his ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, realistic, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: on the road, kidnapping, hitman, one last job, nothing goes right, fish out of water, road trip, crimes, escapades, criminal heroes, dark humor, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, las vegas, los angeles, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 60K
Moonstruck (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cher is devastatingly funny, sinuous and beautiful as Loretta, an unlucky-in-love Italian widow who finds romance through the intervention of the Manhattan moon. With her wedding to a close friend just weeks away, she meets - and falls hopelessly in ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: love triangle, romance, italian restaurant, love and romance, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, fall in love, looking for love, eccentric family, marriage, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, italy, europe, sicily ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Body Heat (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.
Style: sexy, sexual, neo noir, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, adultery, betrayal, lust, small town, crimes, crimes of passion, dangerous attraction, protagonist as suspect, nudity (full frontal - brief), obsession ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Love and Action in Chicago (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Just when covert assassin Eddie Jones (Courtney B. Vance) decides to ditch his dangerous job to settle down with his girlfriend, his superiors convince him to kill a renegade drug cartel hit man -- leading to nothing but trouble. Complicating ...
Style: suspense, biting, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: hitman, celibacy, introspection, moral dilemma, fall in love, verbal byplay, violence spree, screwball, gangsters, hidden identity, on the run, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 2K
Faithful (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A depressed housewife whose husband is having an affair contemplates suicide, but changes her mind when she faces death by a killer hired to do her in.
Style: witty, talky, semi serious, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, hitman, woman in danger, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family problems, self discovery, marriage, depression, adultery, runaway, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Chain of Fools (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An avid detective is assigned to investigate the heist of a batch of precious coins that end up in the hands of a suicidal barber.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, transvestite, love and romance, theft, crimes, crime gone awry, heist, disorder, dishonesty, law enforcement, police detective, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Ice Harvest (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A shady lawyer attempts a Christmas Eve crime, hoping to swindle the local mob out of some money. But his partner, a strip club owner, might have different plans for the cash.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, neo noir, witty, harsh ...
Plot: stripper, christmas, crimes, betrayal, femme fatale, murder, strip club, gangsters, nothing goes right, dishonesty, dark humor, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Marrying Man (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Charley Pearl, wealthy heir and gadabout, is slated to marry Adele, the daughter of a Hollywood tycoon. But, during a wild bachelor party in Las Vegas, Charley strikes up a flirtation with nightclub crooner Vicki Anderson that soon leads to her ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, romantic, twists and turns, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, opposites attract, nightclub, love affair, lovers reunited, romance, unlikely couple, looking for love, love and romance, couples, gangsters, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
California Suite (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, womanizer, custody, friendship, tennis, lifestyle, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, gays and lesbians, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: california, usa, beverly hills, los angeles, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%