Movies like Rescue Me 1992

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Rescue Me (1992)
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Rescue Me (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Fraser's unrequited love for the beautiful and rich Ginny gets a chance to prove itself, when she is suddenly kidnapped. He teams up with rebel Mac, who's got a score to settle with the kidnappers. Together they cross the country, looking for Ginny and the bad guys.
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, homoerotic, offbeat
Plot: kidnapping, high school, rescue, motorcycle, youth, romance, friends, crimes, on the road, love and romance, chase, teenage life, vengeance, rivalry, down on your luck, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, buddies, obsessive quest, criminal heroes, hostage, photographer, homosexual subtext, high school student ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: vietnam

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Most similar movies to Rescue Me

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about disorder, crimes, friends, nothing goes right, buddies, partners and rivalry mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Rescue Me: Beer for My Horses (2008), Trippin' (1999), Extreme Dating (2005), Fast Getaway (1991), Hera Pheri (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Beer for My Horses (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "Beer for My Horses" tells the story of two best friends that work together as deputies in a small town. The two defy the Sheriff and head off on an outrageous road trip to save the protagonist's girlfriend from drug lord kidnappers.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, partners, criminal's revenge, woman in danger, buddies, crimes, law enforcement, chase, kidnapping, on the road, small town, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oklahoma, mexico
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95%
 5.3
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Trippin' (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Greg is near the end of his senior year in high school, wanting to go to the prom, eyeing Cinny (the school's beauty with brains) from afar, and regularly trippin', daydreaming about being a big success as a poet, a student, a lover. His ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prom, high school, youth, romance, teenage life, love and romance, lifestyle, buddies, college life, college, friends, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Extreme Dating (2005)
Genre: Action, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this action-comedy, four twenty-something friends are looking for love and having no luck. While on a ski trip, one of them finds passion with a beautiful girl after a random accident on the icy slopes. The others quickly conclude that the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: kidnapping, buddies, rescue, frame up, looking for love, true love, cons and scams, crimes, romance, dating, extreme sports, abduction ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 1K
Fast Getaway (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nelson, played by Corey Haim is a teenager who robs banks with his father in group along with two other friends. Corey Haim Is the right guy, in the right place, at the right time. All he needed was a ...fast getaway
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, chase, robbery, criminal heroes, escapades, disorder, partners, rivalry, youth, crimes, family relations, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Hera Pheri (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Three unemployed men find the answer to all their money problems when they receive a call from a kidnapper. However, things do not go as planned.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, rescue, unemployment, rivalry, love and romance, nothing goes right, fall in love, romance, couple relations, gangsters, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 13K
Excess Baggage (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A rich brat (Alicia Silverstone) fakes her own kidnapping, but in the process ends up locked in the trunk of a car that gets stolen.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, romancing a criminal, romance, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, dishonesty, missing person, comedy of errors, fall in love, opposites attract, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.5
 425
The Graduates (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four friends head to Senior Week in Ocean City, Maryland, to celebrate high school graduation.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sex comedy
Plot: beach, satire, teenage love, teenage life, best friends, young lovers, youth, buddies, nothing goes right, love and romance, looking for love, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.4
 310
The Grad Job (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Teenagers, in their last year of High School, steel the subjects of the Baccalaureate from the education exam division in order to succeed at the exam.
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good, realistic
Plot: high school, nothing goes right, teenage love, hardcase students, youth, crimes, buddies, disorder, social relations, heist, teenage life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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D.C. Cab (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tale of a hapless group of cabbies and a rundown cab company owned by Harold. Albert comes to town with a dream of starting his own cab company but needs to motivate Harold's employees to want to make something out of themselves. It is only ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, city life, fish out of water, siblings relations, workplace situations, partners, misfit, rescue, ambition, society, nothing goes right, underdog ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Any Which Way You Can (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to retire from fighting, but when the Mafia come along and arrange another fight, he is pushed into it. A ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, fight, mafia, motorcycle gang, woman in danger, dishonesty, friendship, rivalry, contests and competitions, orangutan, monkey, martial arts ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The White River Kid (1999)
Genre: Action, 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: realistic, not serious, humorous, road movie, offbeat
Plot: friends, disorder, hostage, fugitives, serial killer, nothing goes right, crimes, partners, confined, on the run, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 22K
Barely Lethal (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 16-year-old international assassin yearning for a "normal" adolescence fakes her own death and enrolls as a senior in a suburban high school. She quickly learns that being popular can be more painful than getting water-boarded.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage life, high school life, teenager, female spy, high school, undercover, female agent, child spy, tough girl, youth, teenage hero, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, berlin germany, moscow russia, chechnya
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 975
S*P*Y*S (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two CIA bunglers (Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould) botch a Soviet defection, then both sides mark them for termination.
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Plot: espionage, murder, on the run, nothing goes right, secret agents, government agency, witnessing a crime, undercover, partners, misfit partners, rivalry, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ninja Cheerleaders (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 3 college cheerleaders use their martial arts know-how to save their Sensei from mafia kidnappers, but must keep their extra curricular activities a secret in order to make it into an Ivy League school.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining, realistic
Plot: female ninja, cheerleader, martial arts, ambition, rescue, rivalry, crimes, contests and competitions, youth, college, mafia, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ring of the Musketeers (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Modern day "Musketeers" attempt to become protectors of the inocent. While the biking trio rescue kindnapped children, guard witnesses, and chase mafia types, they also seek the missing fourth musketeer, who wears the famous ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, heroic mission, partners against crime, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest, animal life, criminal heroes, intrigue, heroes, daring rescue ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Diamond Zero (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A daft doctor concocts an offbeat scheme to make millions after he happens upon a method of turning cremated human remains into diamonds. But when the sawbones hires a pair of hapless thieves to collect the raw material, a string of calamities ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: crime gone awry, nothing goes right, amateur detective, hidden identity, cons and scams, heist, track down, criminal heroes, intrigue, buddies, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.2
 732
Born to Ride (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The stars of Starship Troopers are back in action! Mike (Casper Van Dien) decides to hit the road on his refurbished classic motorcycle along with best buddy Alex (Patrick Muldoon), but their trek takes a surprising turn when they become involved in ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, adventure, buddies, on the road, escapades, gangsters, political corruption, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, chase, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 7K
Expelled (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Felix (Cameron Dallas) is a legendary prankster who gets expelled from his high school and, with his friend’s help, stops at nothing to hide it from his parents.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, coming of age, youth, friends, prankster, siblings relations, disorder, school expulsion, power relations, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In The Secret Lives of Dorks, Payton (Gaelan Connell) is a pathetic dork, a comic book geek whose high school career is one hopeless faux pas after another. Yet he's a dreamer and madly in love with the head cheerleader Carrie (Riley Voelkel), ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, high school, win over, wooing, youth, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, social relations, social misfits, high school life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three strippers seeking thrills encounter a young couple in the desert. After dispatching the boyfriend, they take the girl hostage and begin scheming on a crippled old man living with his two sons in the desert, reputedly hiding a tidy sum of cash. ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, desert, gas station, chase, femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), isolation, martial arts, heist, mentally challenged, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bad Asses on the Bayou (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The third installment in the successful Bad Ass action-comedy franchise. Bad Asses on the Bayou reunites the dynamic duo, Frank Vega (Danny Trejo) and Bernie Pope (Danny Glover), as they travel to Louisiana to attend the wedding of their dear friend ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, vigilantism, confined, partners, heroes, crimes, aging, partners against crime, elderly, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 6K
Let It Ride (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gambler used to losing is having a very good day.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sexy, funny ...
Plot: gambling, bet, security guard, luck, friendship, cons and scams, fall in love, farce, fish out of water, friends, disorder, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cousins Bo, Luke and Daisy are sent to Hazzard County, Georgia for the first time to live with their Uncle Jesse. Jesse is a farmer and a moonshiner and is constantly battling his old rival Boss Hogg who is the corrupt city commissioner of the small ...
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: countryside, small town, youth, nothing goes right, friendship, save the day, buddies, friends, siblings relations, disorder, escapades, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
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Airbag (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Portugal, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Mommy's boy Juantxo is engaged. Dragged to the party by his friends Konradin and Paco, he loses his expensive wedding ring inside the body of a prostitute. Mafioso whorehouse owner Villambrosa finds the ring. Meanwhile Villambrosa's rival ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, road movie, absurd, realistic ...
Plot: gangsters, buddies, unlikely criminals, prostitute, partners, nothing goes right, crimes, disorder, obsessive quest, absurdism, car chase, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Stark Raving Mad (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crook quietly plots his revenge against the boss who murdered his brother while working for him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bank robbery, nightclub, bank, cons and scams, criminal heroes, heist, disorder, nothing goes right, rivalry, crimes, vengeance, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
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The Kid & I (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Aaron Roman (Gores) is a teenager with cerebral palsy who dreams of starring in a big-time action movie. When his father (Mantegna) grants Aaron his wish for his 18th birthday, he experiences the reality a bit hard to manage.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, semi autobiographical
Plot: hollywood, friendship, nothing goes right, partners, disability, buddies, odd couple, artists and showbiz, good versus evil, youth, friends, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, year 2005, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 117
Allie & Me (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Beverly Hills wife Michelle catches her husband in bed with her best friend Allie, who works at Michelle's favorite beauty salon. Shortly thereafter, Michelle and Allie embark on a life of crime, robbing the homes of the salon's wealthy ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, parody
Plot: friendship, kidnapping, hollywood, feminism, vengeance, heist, captivity, infidelity, showbiz, femme fatale, rivalry, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 4K
The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, misfit, society, teenage life, high school, vengeance, disorder, coming of age, prank, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.9
 912
Phat Beach (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A hefty homeboy borrows his dad's Mercedes and goes to the beach with his friends for wild sun & fun.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, juvenile delinquency, love and romance, best friends, lifestyle, society, obesity, nothing goes right, gangsters, hip hop, high school, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Paper Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paper Soldiers follows an overeager burglar named Shawn (Kevin Hart) through the ups and downs of his short, stressful career.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: gangsters, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, drug dealing, partners, ambition, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, disorder, hip hop, burglar ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%