Movies like The Return of the Pink Panther

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The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
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The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The famous Pink Panther jewel has once again been stolen and Inspector Clouseau is called in to catch the thief. The Inspector is convinced that 'The Phantom' has returned and utilises all of his resources – himself and his Asian manservant – to reveal the identity of 'The Phantom'.
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, realistic, not serious, funny, absurd, clever, twists and turns, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: farce, resort, false accusation, panther, chase, crimes, crime, couple relations, track down, gem, danger, museum, couples, fighting crime, dishonesty, chaos and mayhem, chaos, law enforcement, chief, disorder, deadly, nothing goes right, rivalry, comedy of errors, bug ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, cote d'azur, switzerland, south of france, southern france, tokyo

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Most similar movies to The Return of the Pink Panther

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, parody and not serious films with plots about farce, crimes, disorder, crime, police investigation, chase and mentor mostly in Comedy, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Return of the Pink Panther: The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976), The Pink Panther (1963), The Pink Panther (2006), A Shot in the Dark (1964), Without a Clue (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, witty, funny ...
Plot: farce, kidnapping, vengeance, chase, crimes, save the world, manic, comedy of errors, fighting crime, goofy hero, master criminal, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west germany, munich germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Pink Panther (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The trademark of The Phantom, a renowned jewel thief, is a glove left at the scene of the crime. Inspector Clouseau, an expert on The Phantom's exploits, feels sure that he knows where The Phantom will strike next and leaves Paris for ...
Style: witty, not serious, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: farce, princess, master criminal, crime, safecracker, clumsiness, clumsy, police investigation, bug, uninhibited rivalry, incompetent police, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 50s, 1950s
Place: europe, switzerland, los angeles, italy, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world (and Charles Dreyfus) believe when a dead body is discovered in Clouseau's car after being shot off the road. Naturally, Clouseau knows differently, and taking advantage ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, funny ...
Plot: farce, police detective, presumed dead, crimes, crime, investigation, disorder, incompetent police, silly humor, undercover, nothing goes right, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Pink Panther (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: investigation, inspector, soccer, robbery, murder, law enforcement, goofy hero, danger, heist, riddles and clues, incompetent police, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, new york, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Trail of the Pink Panther (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Pink Panther diamond is stolen once again from Lugash and the authorities call in Chief Inspector Clouseau from France. His plane disappears en-route. This time, famous French TV reporter Marie Jouvet sets out to solve the mystery and starts to ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, absurd, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, police, robbery, disguise, police investigation, airplane, partners, nothing goes right, misfit, crime, danger, undercover ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: london, paris france, middle east, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Shot in the Dark (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Shot in the Dark is the second and more successful film from the Pink Panther film series where both animated and real life sequences are mixed. A cult classic from Blake Edwards based on the play L’Idiot by Marcel Achard and Harry Kurnitz.
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, not serious, parody ...
Plot: murder, farce, investigation, maid, butler, who done it, mystery, crimes, crime, superior, bug, frame up ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Son of the Pink Panther (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The eighth and last of the Pink Panther series. The illegitimate son of Inspector Clouseau is on the case of the kidnapped Princess Yasmin.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, offbeat, cult film ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: farce, rescue, kidnapping, police investigation, cons and scams, silly humor, disorder, danger, private detective, nothing goes right, investigation, assassination attempt ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Inspector Clouseau disappears, and the Surete wants the world's second best detective to look for him. However, Clouseau's enemy, Dreyfus, rigs the Surete's computer to select, instead, the world's WORST detective, NYPD Sgt. ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, missing person, undercover, assassination attempt, jewel thief, robbery, master criminal, law enforcement, crimes, nothing goes right, police investigation, partners ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: new york, usa, paris france, chicago illinois, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Without a Clue (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is as dashing as ever, but with a little secret: Dr. Watson is the brains behind the operation. When Reginald Kincaid, the actor he has hired to play Holmes becomes insufferable, Watson fires him and tries to go out on his own, but ...
Style: parody, humorous, entertaining, light, satirical ...
Plot: private detective, actor, farce, mystery, investigation, sherlock holmes, who done it, comedy of errors, hidden identity, disorder, doctor, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Inspector Clouseau (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detective Inspector Jacques Clouseau is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the loot from the Great Train Robbery, which is being used to underwrite a new ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, detective series
Plot: undercover, investigation, gang, heist, bank, partners, deadly, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, master criminal, on the run ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, scotland yard, europe, scotland, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Scotland, Pa. (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has much smarter. Pat believes she could do better with the place than their boss Norm is doing, so she plans to usurp Norm, convincing ...
Style: humorous, parody, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: restaurant, murder, disorder, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, nothing goes right, goofy hero, law enforcement, couple relations, comedy of errors, business venture ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: bosnia, europe, former yugoslavia, pennsylvania, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Clue (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Clue finds six colorful dinner guests gathered at the mansion of their host, Mr. Boddy -- who turns up dead after his secret is exposed: He was blackmailing all of them. With the killer among them, the guests and Boddy's chatty butler must suss ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, parody, enigmatic, witty ...
Plot: mystery, investigation, multiple suspects, mansion, butler, murder, danger, maid, dark and stormy night, board game, amateur detective, strangulation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1954, 80s
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Take the Money and Run (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The life and times of Virgil Starkwell, inept bank robber.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: heist, prison, crime, crimes, goofy hero, couples, petty criminal, hapless, cons and scams, couple relations, misfit, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 50s, 20th century, 60s ...
Place: quebec, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Dragnet (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: LAPD Sgt. Joe Friday -- the equally straight-laced nephew of the famous police sergeant of the same name -- is paired up with a young, freewheeling detective named Pep Streebeck. After investigating some strange robberies at the local zoo and the ...
Style: humorous, parody, funny, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: partners, crimes, goofy hero, danger, investigation, working undercover, chase, disguise, police detective, undercover, rescue, foot chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Wrong Arm of the Law (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The crooks in London know how it works. No one carries guns and no one resists the police. Then a new gang appears that go one better. They dress as police and steal from the crooks. This upset's the natural order of the police/criminal ...
Style: realistic, not serious, witty, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, impostor, police, robbery, informant, desert island, crime gone awry, undercover, police investigation, leadership, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Pink Panther 2 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When legendary treasures from around the world are stolen, including the priceless Pink Panther Diamond, Chief Inspector Dreyfus is forced to assign Inspector Clouseau to a team of international detectives and experts charged with catching the thief ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, theft, diamond theft, police investigation, goofy hero, partners against crime, police detective, law enforcement, nothing goes right, crimes, disorder, partners ...
Time: 2000s
Place: rome italy, paris france, france, vatican, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
After the Fox (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Criminal mastermind 'The Fox' sets up a phony film production and masquerades as it's director as part of a plan to smuggle a stolen gold shipment into Italy.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: farce, heist, prison, satire, filmmaking, crime, crimes, aging, village, village life, cons and scams, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, egypt, africa, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Johnny Dangerously (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother's skyrocketing medical bills.
Style: humorous, funny, light, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, crimes, crime, rivalry, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, rise to the top, goofy hero, crime boss, bandit ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1910s, year 1935 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Super Troopers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five bored, occasionally high and always ineffective Vermont state troopers must prove their worth to the governor or lose their jobs. After stumbling on a drug ring, they plan to make a bust, but a rival police force is out to steal the glory.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police corruption, drug humor, marijuana, prank, crimes, small town, partners, drug dealing, dishonesty, buddies, police, screwball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Safe Men (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two untalented singers are mistaken for a pair of major league safe crackers in Providence, Rhode Island. The two are pressed into service by the local hoodlums and quickly find themselves in conflict with their professional colleagues. Romantic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, buddy comedy, absurd ...
Plot: safecracker, mistaken identity, cons and scams, organized crime, comedy of errors, crimes, crime, unlikely criminals, heist, dishonesty, hidden identity, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Ruthless People (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.
Style: offbeat, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, farce, yuppie, hostage, vengeance, manipulation, social differences, disorder, couples, couple relations, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich businessman Max Fairbanks. But Fairbanks catches him and steals his cherished ring that his girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back with the help of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: thief, vengeance, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, cons and scams, disorder, criminal's revenge, robbery, ring, businessman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., boston, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Screwed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, crime gone awry, friendship, fish out of water, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, vengeance, hostages, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, odd couple, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
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The Vexxer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigators have to prevent the murder of Victoria Dickman when her name is found on a death list.
Style: parody, humorous, gothic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: police detective, nun, crimes, police investigation, master criminal, murder, investigation, disorder, goofy hero, law enforcement, deadly, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Amos & Andrew (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Andrew Sterling (Samuel L. Jackson), a successful black urbanite writer, buys a vacation home on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After surrounding his home with armed men, Chief Tolliver (Dabney Coleman) realizes ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, light ...
Plot: island, racism, mistaken identity, crimes, crime, interracial relations, bad cop, criminal heroes, buddies, nothing goes right, social differences, resort ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Once Upon a Crime... (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On their way to Monte Carlo, Monaco, Marilyn and her husband, Neil, meet several other married couples, including Julian and Phoebe, who are traveling with a lost dog they plan to return to its wealthy owner for a large reward. But, when the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: mystery, investigation, gambling, murder, partners, deadly, unlikely criminals, odd couple, crime gone awry, dishonesty, nothing goes right, track down ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy, europe, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Fletch (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A veritable chameleon, investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher might drive his editor up the wall, but he always produces great pieces for the newspaper. When his next story is about the drug trade taking place on the beach, Fletch ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, light ...
Plot: undercover, investigation, crimes, cons and scams, dishonesty, insurance, journalism, mistaken identity, contract killing, murder for hire, police corruption, corruption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, rio de janeiro, usa, santa monica california, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.1
 3K
Le Mac (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mild-mannered banker is forced to masquerade as a notorious gangster and pimp.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, realistic ...
Plot: pimp, goofy hero, dishonesty, gang, crimes, twins, crime, heroes, lifestyle, gangsters, gadget, impostor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fu Manchu's 168th birthday celebration is dampened when a hapless flunky spills Fu's age-regressing elixir vitae. Fu sends his lackeys to round up ingredients for a new batch of elixir, starting with the Star of Leningrad diamond, nabbed ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: escapades, imaginary, law enforcement, danger, elderly, crimes, mystery, special agents, superhuman powers, obsessive quest, master criminal, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1933
Place: london, europe, england, soviet union, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Golmaal Returns (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Golmaal Returns, the much-awaited follow-up to the uproariously comical smash-hit Golmaal, arrives with a renewed star power, chartbusting music and more laughter than ever before!
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: couple relations, couples, dishonesty, crimes, police investigation, friends, heroes, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, love and romance, wooing, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%