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The Race (2002)
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The Race (2002)
Original name: Le Raid
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sami, Tacchini, Yaya and Kader are four small-time crooks from the suburbs of Paris. After a failed robbery, their boss, Carlito, sends them to Canada to spy on his fiancée. There, they are mistaken for a band of professional killers and are hired to assassinate the heiress Léonore de Segonzac...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: crimes, dishonesty, mistaken identity, hitman, criminal heroes, disorder, friendship, male female relationship, infidelity, travel, husband wife relationship, ocean or sea, chases and races, sex, army, police, violence, military, death, gun, jealousy, chase, marriage, helicopter, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, latin america, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about disorder, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance, romance, gangsters and crime mostly in Comedy, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like The Race: Listen Father-in-Law (2004), A Good Night to Die (2003), Camouflage (2001), So Woman! (2009), My Girlfriend Is an Agent (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Listen Father-in-Law (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Mr. Raj K. Saxena is known for his parsimony. Everything he does and thinks is valued with money, and ways he can accumulate it. His daughter, Kiran, is the opposite, a spendthrift. Mr. Saxena borrows money from elderly people, assuring them of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, cons and scams, bollywood, criminal heroes, miser, romance, crime, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Good Night to Die (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One day in the life of a hit man, Ronnie, who spends it trying to save the life of fellow hit man, August, who he had brought into the business three years ago. August has become a real problem for some of the bosses around town, and Ronnie will ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, criminal's revenge, nothing goes right, betrayal, crime gone awry, working undercover, gangsters, deadly, criminal heroes, danger, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.7
 2K
Camouflage (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marty Mackenzie is an unsuccessful stage actor who takes an interest in private investigating. He takes a job working with Jack Potter, a crusty private eye. They both take a case in Beaver Ridge, a seedy small town where a murder is being planned ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: private detective, murder, who done it, infidelity, crimes, law enforcement, partners, deadly, dishonesty, disorder, silly humor, redneck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, quarry
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Bring Me the Head of the Machine Gun Woman (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Chile
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A powerful Chilean gangster uses everything in his power to stop the woman that wants to kill him, a sexy mercenary known as "the machine gun woman". The staggering sum of cash he offers for her head sets in motion an army of hitmen. And ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, gunfight, deadly, danger, assassination, gangsters, criminal heroes, gory, crimes, bounty hunter, dj, female assassin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: santiago chile, chile, santiago de chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 5.2
 78
So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, friends, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, best friends, parents and children, dishonesty, singleness, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
My Girlfriend Is an Agent (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Disguised as a travel agent, “Su-ji” is a government spy with six years’ experience who can’t reveal her career to her boyfriend “Jae-joon.” After she lies again, her boyfriend breaks up with her and leaves without notice, leaving her ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, espionage, secret agents, partners, love and romance, romance, secret identity, save the world, disorder, couples, hidden identity, reluctant partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.4
 2K
Fool N Final (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A bunch of misfits and gangsters embarks on a journey to find a lost and stolen diamond.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heist, gang, disorder, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes, danger, rivalry, dishonesty, goofy hero, chases and races, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.9
 930
R.T.T. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Florence, his companion of five years, shocks him with the news that she's leaving him, moving to Miami and marrying another man, Arthur loses it. He follows Florence to all the way to Florida with plans to stop the wedding, which is set ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, disorder, cons and scams, crimes, chases and races, escapades, romance, couple relations, nothing goes right, smuggling, partners, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, europe, france, usa, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Welcome to the Roses (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two ex-convicts, MG and Gilbert find refuge in a charming middle-class house whose couple is about to celebrate its 20-year old marriage. Our duo has no other solution than to take this entire brood in hostage. But, contrary to all expectations, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: hostage, murder, hostages, fugitives, crimes, criminal heroes, couples, prison life, family gatherings, prison, husband wife relationship, wedding anniversary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Killer Drag Queens on Dope (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Killer Drag Queens on Dope is the wild story of Ginger and Coco, two dolls with a little secret... They're contract killers who work for a one-eyed lunatic named Uncle A. Half the cutthroats in town are trying to kill them, the other half are ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, surreal, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, hitman, obsession, gender bending, showbiz, disorder, crimes, deadly, partners, chases and races, female impersonator, stoners ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Shooting Stars (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Fleury-Mérogis, un match de foot a lieu dans la cour de prison. Tibor Kovacs, un jeune Hongrois, fait des prodiges avec le ballon. Véritable virtuose du football, il rêve de jouer en équipe de France. Pour Manu, son compagnon de cellule, Tibor ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soccer, ambition, prodigy, desire for fame, friendship, athlete's life, intrigue, buddies, misfit, misfit partners, disorder, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.7
 852
Payoff (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two very different cops are forced to work together...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, buddies, police investigation, partners against crime, police corruption, gangsters, reluctant partners, crimes, law enforcement, danger, murder, buddy cop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.4
 834
Hot Dog (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mistakenly believing that he will be let go from the company, Philippe decides to sabotage the production at Saucibec. Upon learning that he is not the one who will be laid off, he will go to great lengths to right his wrongs ... but it's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, revenge, mistaken identity, dishonesty, gangsters, disorder, crime boss, factory worker, factory, vengeful fired employee, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Enter the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Georgie Hung is handsome, stylish and charming but he hides a secret that his old-fashion father, Hung who is a Triad leader, can never forgive. He has been sent to Thailand since he was a child and never returned. After Hung's death, his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic, exciting
Plot: martial arts, leadership, mistaken identity, disorder, gang, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, gangsters, gay son, triad, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
All About Them (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Charlotte is cheating on Micha with Mélodie. Not suspecting a thing, yet feeling neglected, Micha in turn cheats on Charlotte. But also with Mélodie. For Mélodie, things are topsy-turvy. She lies to both of them. She is privy to each of their ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, romance, love affair, couple relations, couples, young lovers, dishonesty, friendship, extramarital affair, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Boys on the Beach (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four guys from a Paris housing project fabricate a documentary about drug dealers working in the City of Lights. When a television network falls hook, line, and sinker for the prank video, the foursome are given a free three-week vacation in the ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, cynical, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: beach, resort, fall in love, cons and scams, dishonesty, prank, love and romance, fish out of water, rich and poor, disorder, stoners, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Killing Is My Business, Honey (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A hit man whose mission is to prevent the printing of a tell-all book written by a former Mafioso, falls in love with the employee who may lose her job if the book doesn't get published.
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, gangsters, workplace, disorder, politics, romance, dishonesty, fall in love, impossible love, love affair, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 1K
Trilogy: Two (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman, concerned by her husband's eccentric behavior, hires a detective to follow his every move -- which yields unexpected results.
Style: psychological, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, romance, dishonesty, farce, police investigation, on the run, couple relations, couples, husband wife relationship, mistress, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 3.5
 785
Shoot the Hero (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A 30-something couple unintentionally become involved in a botched jewel heist while shopping for wedding rings.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, couples, witnessing a crime, on the run, danger, crimes, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, hitman, disorder, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 201
Family Values (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: family relations, manipulation, life turned upside down, dishonesty, crimes, family life, parents and children, couple relations, couples, disorder, secret, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Christmas in Boston (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gina and Seth have been pen pals for 13 years and now will have the chance to meet. Both used their best friends pictures to send to each other and now will let their friends meet. True love is found in the end for all.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: mistaken identity, love and romance, love affair, friendship, disorder, pen pal, letter, christmas, friends, romance, best friends, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Lisbela and the Prisoner (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lisbela is a young woman who loves going to the movies. Leléu is a con man, going from town to town selling all sort of things and performing as master of ceremonies for some cheesy numbers, such as the woman who gets transformed into a gorilla. He ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, hitman, couples, love and romance, danger, fall in love, cons and scams, brazilian, infidelity, small town, crimes, cuckold ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 3K
Barbecue (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his 50th birthday, a man who's been watching his weight, health and temper all his life suffers a heart attack. He's been doing everything he was told he should do and it still didn't help. He decides to turn the page and let loose.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, life turned upside down, starting over, midlife crisis, disorder, hopes, infidelity, heart attack, holiday, friends, unfulfillment, female doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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One Two Three (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Laxminarayan lives a poor lifestyle in Mumbai along with his widowed mother, Kanta, who wants him to be a successful gangster like Batlabhai, and would like him to kill a few people, make enough money, then get married to Khujli's daughter, ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: mistaken identity, hitman, gangsters, disorder, bollywood, down on your luck, comedy of errors, crimes, dishonesty, bomb, crime, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Shall We Kiss? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Gabriel and Emilie meet by chance, he offers her a ride, and they spend the evening talking, laughing and getting along famously. At the end of the night, Emilie declines Gabriel's offer of "a kiss without consequences". Emilie ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, couples, couple relations, family relations, love affair, love and romance, dishonesty, sexual relations, longing, unhappiness, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Beautiful Lies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hairdresser forwards a passionate love letter to her widowed mother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hairdresser, romance, fall in love, parents and children, family relations, beauty salon, farce, mistaken identity, disorder, love letter, strong female presence, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Gregoire Moulin vs. Humanity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grégoire Moulin, a shy accountant, sets up a blind date with a dance teacher at a bar. What he needed to do was just to cross the road. But it didn't happen to be as easy as it seems especially because of the final game of French soccer ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sexual, offbeat ...
Plot: love and romance, nothing goes right, against the odds, disorder, couples, romance, male female relationship, ballet, misfit, accountant, soccer, dance teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.6
 6K
Killer (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An innocent cab driver is mistaken for a contract killer and imprisoned. Soon, he is sprung by a mob boss who needs "Killer" for a few more jobs.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, mafia, crimes, dishonesty, crime, danger, deadly, gangsters, unlikely criminals, polish, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.6
 6K
On Probation (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Díaz is a burly seen-it-all cop who's depressed about his marriage. Silverstein is a skinny Jewish shrink who's assigned to help him back to his job. Soon Silverstein is taking advice from Díaz about *his* marriage, and is learning how ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, psychoanalyst, unfaithful wife, partners, cheating, unlikely partners, law enforcement, investigation, dishonesty, crimes, friendship, petty criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 2K
Guns & Talks (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Guns & Talks is a South Korean film released in 2001. Directed by Jang Jin, it is a comedy about two brothers and their two friends. These four form a group of assassins, who have attracted the attention of a couple of pesky detectives, ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, witty, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, hitman, wooing, crimes, forbidden love, rivalry, deadly, gangsters, buddies, dishonesty, unfulfilled love, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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