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My New Partner (1984)
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My New Partner (1984)
Original name: Les Ripoux
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: My New Partner is a 1984 French comedy film directed by Claude Zidi, starring Philippe Noiret and Thierry Lhermitte. Noiret plays a streetwise Paris policeman who takes kickbacks from the minor criminals on his beat to allow them to continue. At the start of the film, his partner is busted for corruption and he narrowly escapes. He is assigned an idealistic new partner fresh from police academy. He sets out to corrupt his new partner and, after a slow start, succeeds spectacularly.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, witty, clever, humorous, realistic, cynical, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police, corruption, buddy cop, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, partners, disorder, odd couple, buddies, misfit partners, satire, dishonesty, corrupt law enforcer, colleague, retirement, love, prison, gangsters, drugs, prostitute, money, police officer, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, disorder, partners, law enforcement, dishonesty, buddies and police mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like My New Partner: The ComDads (1983), Ruby & Quentin (2003), Halal State Security (2011), Inspector Blunder (1980), The Guard (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
My New Partner II (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The partners are back and are in a tight spot! Francois is going through a moral crisis, and Rene is experiencing the same. But, honesty is not always the best policy. After being suspended for their actions, they return to face their far more ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, planting evidence, police officer, prostitute, odd couple, law enforcement, dishonesty, partners, buddies, misfit partners, crimes, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, normandy, europe, france
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My New Partner III (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Voilà dix ans que les chemins de René et de François se sont séparés. De l'époque glorieuse où, flics, ils écumaient le quartier Montmartre, il ne leur reste qu'une poignée de souvenirs, l'argent de leurs ripouseries ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: police corruption, mistaken identity, police detective, buddies, odd couple, partners, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, disorder, misfit partners, bank robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The ComDads (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unable to find her runaway son, a woman deceives two of her ex-lovers from her youth, a mild-mannered teacher and a tough journalist, that each is the real father in order to obtain their help.
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, clever
Audience: family outing
Plot: odd couple, dishonesty, partners, buddies, nothing goes right, teenage life, cons and scams, disorder, family conflict, disappearance, on the road, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 29K
Ruby & Quentin (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After hiding his loot and getting thrown in jail, Ruby, a brooding outlaw encounters Quentin, a dim-witted and garrulous giant who befriends him. After Quentin botches a solo escape attempt, they make a break together. Unable to shake the clumsy ...
Style: humorous, funny, captivating, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: french, unlikely partners, on the run, prison, henchman, odd couple, mob boss, escape, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, fugitives ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, poland, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Halal State Security (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Someone is killing Parisians of Arab ethnicity. When an Algerian diplomat is murdered by the same assailant, two Algerian detectives are sent to help the French with the investigation and they have their own ways of doing things.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, track down, serial killer, crimes, buddies, odd couple, disorder, racism, fish out of water, chase, society, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, algeria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Inspector Blunder (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A detective, fresh out of the academy (lowest mark in class), gets the assignment to bodyguard a spoiled rich girl reporter. She's been interviewed on TV and has questioned the virility of a mobster who kidnaps her later.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, crimes, journalism, law enforcement, dishonesty, gangsters, confined, silly humor, disorder, journalist, police ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Guard (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two policemen must join forces to take on an international drug- smuggling gang - one, an unorthodox Irish policeman and the other, a straitlaced FBI agent. Sergeant Gerry Boyle is an eccentric small-town cop with a confrontational and crass ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, philosophical, enigmatic ...
Plot: drug dealing, blackmail, police investigation, small town, fbi, crimes, smuggling, law enforcement, disorder, bribery, partners against crime, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: ireland, europe, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
On the Other Side of the Tracks (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two mismatched cops team up to investigate the murder of a business mogul's wife.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: fish out of water, odd couple, police investigation, social differences, partners, reluctant partners, crimes, law enforcement, disorder, society, partners against crime, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Payoff (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two very different cops are forced to work together...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, buddy cop, buddies, partners against crime, police investigation, police corruption, reluctant partners, law enforcement, gangsters, crimes, murder, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Protect and Serve (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of bumbling French cops team up to take on the underworld.
Style: realistic, feel good, not serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: fish out of water, misfit, partners, police investigation, odd couple, fighting crime, heroic mission, disorder, society, partners against crime, culture clash, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Madigan's Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, heist, cons and scams, crime gone awry, dishonesty, chase, partners, track down, crimes, goofy hero, money, gangsters ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The Charismatic black nationalist leader Rev Deke O'Malley is trying to sell the people of Harlem a dream. Invest $100 in his company and live in Africa. But cops Gravedigger and Coffin know all about Deke and his fraudulent schemes that take ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: odd couple, investigation, crimes, police investigation, dishonesty, master criminal, tough law enforcer, partners, buddies, partners against crime, law enforcement, black man ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Arab on the City (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 25-year-old Khalid Belkacem has failed at everything: college education, summer camp instructor's permit, driver's license, and even his BCG. He never expected to become the first "positive discrimination" member of the police ...
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, captivating, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, farce, goofy hero, fish out of water, serial killer, society, law enforcement, urban ghetto life, disorder, crimes, silly humor, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 55K
Taxi 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cabdriver and a cop race to Paris to rescue a love interest and the Japanese minister of defense from kidnappers.
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, yakuza, chase, gang, kidnapping, taxi, taxi driver, hostage, rescue, incompetent police, unlikely partners, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe, marseille, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 3K
Feds (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ellie DeWitt and Janis Zuckermann are admitted to the very strict FBI Training Academy. They get a hard course, in which they learn to deal with guns and to recognise crimes. They also get a physical training. It appears that Ellie is a real ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, intense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fbi, odd couple, partners, partners against crime, law enforcement, friendship, police detective, female protagonist, strong female character, academy, unlikely friendships, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, twins, gang, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, lifestyle, gangsters, gadget, impostor, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Trinity: Good Guys and Bad Guys (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caught was released from jail. He immediately went to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, gang, disorder, friendship, heist, crime gone awry, partners, dishonesty, confined, crimes, gangsters, missing person ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 7K
Wrong Cops (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Russia, USA, Belgium, Portugal
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of bad cops look to dispose of a body that one of them accidentally shot.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, entertaining, disturbing
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dark humor, police corruption, police station, law enforcement, dishonesty, fighting crime, partners, partners against crime, goofy hero, corrupt law enforcer, clumsiness, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Framed (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A painter is accused of art-forging. He thinks his girlfriend betrayed him, so it's time for revenge.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Plot: frame up, graphic violence, performer's life, dishonesty, partners, unlikely criminals, crimes, criminal's revenge, unlikely partners, rivalry, forgery, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, interracial relations, crimes, bad cop, social differences, resort, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, buddies, satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Another Stakeout (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chris and Bill are called upon for their excellent surveillance record to stakeout a lakeside home where a Mafia trial witness is believed to be heading or already hiding. Unlike their earlier _Stakeout_, this time they are accompanied by Gina ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, police investigation, disorder, fall in love, boss and employee, partners, law enforcement, goofy hero, gangsters, buddies, crimes, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Sucker (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this Frenco-Italian gangster parody, a shop keeper on his way to an Italian holiday suffers a crash which totals his car. The culprit can only compensate his ruined trip by driving an American friends car from Napels to Bordeaux, but as it ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, road movie
Plot: hitchhiker, gangsters, car chase, odd couple, dishonesty, disorder, chase, adventure, unlikely criminals, partners, drug dealing, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, paris france, italy, naples italy, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 42K
Taxi 3 (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of thieves calling themselves the Santa Claus Gang are wreaking havoc, and the police can't keep up. Police Captain Gilbert is distracted by a Chinese reporter writing a story on his squad, and taxi driver Daniel is in the midst of a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, skiing, taxi driver, police investigation, buddies, unlikely partners, friends, incompetent police, gang, crimes, car, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Bending The Rules (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Detective Nick Blades is a New Orleans cop on trial for corruption. Assistant District Attorney Theo Gold is the man in charge of putting him behind bars. When these two unlikely partners from opposite sides of the law stumble onto a criminal plot, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police corruption, partners, law enforcement, dishonesty, unlikely partners, attempted murder, patience, dirty cop, bakery, luck, district attorney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
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Diva (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jules, a young Parisian postman, secretly records a concert performance given by the opera singer Cynthia Hawkins, whom he idolises. The following day, Jules runs into a woman who is being pursued by armed thugs. Before she is killed, the woman ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: police corruption, prostitute, chase, opera singer, diva, postman, subway, gangsters, romance, crimes, dishonesty, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Cold Feet (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The leader of a group of misfits, his girlfriend and an assassin have devised a bizarre plan to smuggle stolen jewelry over the US/Mexican border. They implant the jewelry in a racing horse.
Style: semi serious, realistic, cynical, humorous, witty ...
Plot: cons and scams, down on your luck, partners, on the run, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, disorder, hitman, psychopath, horse ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 1K
Diamond 13 (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A cop goes up against his lifelong friend, who has become one of the city's biggest drug traffickers.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, dishonesty, crimes, buddies, law enforcement, partners, tough law enforcer, friends, graphic violence, police corruption, betrayal, female impersonator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Boys Don't Cry (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One of the best Polish comedies of the late 1990's, "Boys Don't Cry" is a satirical look at the gangsters of Poland and some teens who accidentally get involved with them.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, stylized
Plot: friends, nothing goes right, crimes, gangsters, prostitute, goofy hero, buddies, polish, disorder, best friends, friendship, suitcase of money ...
Time: 90s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Taxi (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Marseilles (France), skilled pizza delivery boy Daniel who drives a scooter finally has his dreams come true. He gets a taxi license. Caught by the police for a huge speed infraction, he will help Emilien, a loser inspector who can't drive, ...
Style: humorous, light, semi serious, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: car chase, taxi, taxi driver, car, french, bank robbery, heist, police investigation, driver, chase, gang, policewoman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: marseille, france, europe, paris france, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, brutal, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, criminal's revenge, friendship, organized crime, gang war, criminal heroes, dishonesty, ambition, wedding ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%