Movies like Screwed

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Screwed (2000)
 5.7
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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, offbeat, realistic, witty, not serious, harsh, absurd, melancholic, funny ...
Plot: kidnapping, mortician, mistaken identity, vengeance, crimes, friendship, hostages, psychopath, friends, misfit, moon, partners, crime, stoners, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, nothing goes right, fish out of water, crime gone awry, comedy of errors, odd couple, goofy hero, unlikely criminals, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey

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Most similar movies to Screwed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and melancholic films with plots about disorder, crime, crimes, dialogue, chase, brutality and mentor mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Screwed: Safe Men (1998), Quick Change (1990), Amos & Andrew (1993), We're No Angels (1989), Horrible Bosses 2 (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, crime, crimes, unlikely criminals, heist, dishonesty, hidden identity, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
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95%
 6.8
 18K
Quick Change (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless robbery. The only thing left for the trio to do is make their getaway out ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, absurd, clever ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank robbery, friendship, nothing goes right, cons and scams, buddies, partners, disorder, friends, crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, crime, interracial relations, bad cop, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, social differences, resort, buddies, male bonding ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
We're No Angels (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two escaped cons only prayer to escape is to pass themselves off as priests and pass by the police blockade at the border into the safety of Canada.
Style: humorous, clever, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: mistaken identity, prison, fish out of water, small town, crime, love and romance, crimes, chases and races, clergy, buddies, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, nothing goes right, friendship, workplace, disorder, partners, buddies, unlikely criminals, twists & turns, stupidity, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, not serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, farce, yuppie, vengeance, disorder, dishonesty, couples, social differences, crime, cons and scams, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
King's Ransom (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hoping to foil his own gold-digging wife's plan, a loathsome businessman arranges his own kidnapping, only to realize that there are plenty of other people interested in his wealth as well.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: kidnapping, dishonesty, breakup, nothing goes right, crimes, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, couple relations, couples, disorder, love and romance, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: street gang, gangsters, hip hop, partners, hip hop culture, buddies, disorder, gang, family relations, friends, goofy hero, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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National Lampoon's Gold Diggers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: National Lampoon's Gold Diggers is a black comedy about two losers in their twenties, Calvin Menhoffer (Will Friedle) and Leonard Smallwood (Chris Owen), who are out to get the good life without working for it. The two young men try to rob two ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, dark humor, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of fortune, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, cons and scams, crimes, crime, golden years, buddies, dishonesty, intrigue, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.4
 3K
Another You (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: George has been in a mental hospital for 3 years and is finally ready to go out into the real world again. Eddie Dash, a dedicated con-man, is supposed to keep him out of trouble, but when people begin to recognize George as the missing millionaire ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: sanitarium, odd couple, mistaken identity, crime gone awry, femme fatale, forgery, fish out of water, friendship, misfit, gambling, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 5K
Crimewave (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fed up of his business partner, Ernest Trend hires the services of two exterminators. When things go drastically wrong and they murder the wrong man, the race is on to frame an innocent video surveillance man.
Style: surreal, humorous, offbeat, not serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: false accusation, murder, screwball, crime, misfit, odd couple, clergy, femme fatale, goofy hero, unfulfilled love, down on your luck, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Blonde and Blonder (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Comic mayhem ensues when two lovely blondes, Dee and Dawn, are mistaken as international mob killers.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, sexy ...
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, blonde, dishonesty, odd couple, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, crime, danger, best friends, disorder, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Lucky Numbers (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Russ Richards is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal the TV station's lotto ball girl to rig the state lottery drawing. The numbers come up right, but ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: lottery, weatherman, small town, tv station, criminal heroes, crime, nothing goes right, couple relations, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, sexualized violence, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
 6K
Scorched (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, bank robber, bank, desert, friends, crime gone awry, crime, nothing goes right, small town, partners, criminal heroes, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 27K
Oscar (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Angelo "Snaps" Provolone made his dying father a promise on his deathbed: he would leave the world of crime and become an honest businessman. Despite having no experience in making money in a legal fashion, Snaps sets about to keep his ...
Style: witty, talky, clever, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, accountant, pregnancy, mistaken identity, gangsters, disorder, dishonesty, couples, going straight, family relations, fish out of water, romance ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 54K
Half Baked (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, funny ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, friendship, drug dealing, disorder, petty criminal, friends, urban, misfit, partners, couples, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
 22K
Stir Crazy (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe, have no jobs and no prospects. They decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, and land jobs as woodpeckers to promote the opening of a bank. When their feathery costumes are stolen and used in a ...
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, fish out of water, prison, false accusation, on the road, wrongful imprisonment, crime, partners, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: arizona, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, hip hop, gangsters, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, heist, cons and scams, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, crimes, odd couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Trapped in Paradise (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Firpo Brothers can get away with anything. They just can't get away!
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, light, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, christmas, heist, criminal heroes, disorder, partners, crimes, nothing goes right, redemption, dishonesty, crime gone awry, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 4K
Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: ballet, farce, nothing goes right, partners, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water, taxi driver, misfit, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the perpetrator. Both are arrested, but escape to form an unlikely partnership. Being ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, tricky ...
Plot: murder, friendship, farce, chase, blindness, mute or deaf, disability, mistaken identity, store, odd couple, kidnapping, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 4K
The Crew (2000)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotel, gangsters, vengeance, deadly, disorder, human nature, aging, friends, farce, partners, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, miami, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Teresa's Tattoo (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mathematician Teresa just wanted to study during the College spring break. But her friends, who want her to live a little, drag her out to parties. The next thing she knows, she has been drugged, kidnapped, made a redhead, tattooed, and wearing ...
Style: rough, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, tattoo, fbi, chases and races, gangsters, unlikely criminals, hostages, confined, down on your luck, cons and scams, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Witless Protection (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story centers on a small-town sheriff who witnesses what he believes is a kidnapping and rushes to rescue a woman. The kidnappers turn out to be FBI agents assigned to protect her and deliver her to a big Enron-type corruption trial in Chicago ...
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, not serious, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, kidnapping, crime, danger, woman in danger, law enforcement, goofy hero, chases and races, witnessing a crime, crimes, nothing goes right, cop witness relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 116K
White Chicks (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two FBI agent brothers, Marcus and Kevin Copeland, accidentally foil a drug bust. As punishment, they are forced to escort a pair of socialites to the Hamptons, where they're going to be used as bait for a kidnapper. But when the girls realize ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: fish out of water, gender bending, special agents, fbi, working undercover, gender, undercover, cross dressing, crossdressing, drugs/alcohol, crimes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 21K
Men at Work (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two garbage men find the body of a city councilman in a trash can on their route. With help from a supervisor, the duo must solve the case and find the man's killer while hiding the body from the cops.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: murder, buddies, dishonesty, partners, disorder, amateur detective, goofy hero, cons and scams, justice, brothers, guilty pleasure, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
9 Dead Gay Guys (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story of two lads from Belfast as they stumble their way through the London gay underworld in search of 'gainful employment'. This being the offering of sexual favours to older gay men in order to subsidise their respective giros. 9 ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, stoners, disorder, dishonesty, partners, deadly, gender bending, buddies, friends, nothing goes right, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, ireland, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 29K
K-9 (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The extravagant cop Michael Dooley needs some help to fight a drug dealer who has tried to kill him. A "friend" gives him a dog named Jerry Lee (Officer Lewis), who has been trained to smell drugs. With his help, Dooley sets out to put his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dog, german shepherd, police investigation, friends, partners, buddies, police dog, police operation, odd couple, justice, crime, buddy cop ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 6K
Pure Luck (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The daughter of a wealthy businessman has disappeared in Mexico, and all the efforts to find her have been unsuccessful. A psychologist, knowing that the girl has an ultra bad luck, persuades her father to send to Mexico one of his employees, an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, remake of french film ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: farce, private detective, missing person, reluctant partners, crime, manipulations, cons and scams, investigation, mistaken identity, rescue, kidnapping, memory loss ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Stealing Harvard (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: John and his girlfriend have vowed to marry once they save $30,000 for their dream house. But the minute they achieve their financial goal, John finds out his niece has been accepted at Harvard, and he's reminded of his promise to pay for her ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: robbery, crime, money, crimes, parents and children, nothing goes right, cons and scams, crime gone awry, buddies, couples, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%