Movies like Serial Lover

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Serial Lover (1998)
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Serial Lover (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Claire Doste is about to reach the age of 35 and has everything one dreams of, such as having four boyfriends and a creative job in a publishing house specialising in crime novels. One day, she invites all of her boyfriends to her birthday dinner so that she can pick out her would-be fiancé. But an accident happens when Claire is getting the dinner ready.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic, neo noir
Plot: murder, deadly, serial killer, dark humor, disorder, looking for love, thirty something, writers, crimes, crime, gory, police, death, tragedy, blood, accidental death
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france

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Most similar movies to Serial Lover

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, crime, dark humor, disorder and serial killer mostly in Comedy, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Serial Lover: Buffet Froid (1979), Heads (1994), R.S.V.P. (2002), Halal State Security (2011), A Sense of Humor (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Buffet Froid (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An absurd black comedy that cunningly reverses the conventions of the crime thriller to comment on the alienating and dehumanizing effects of contemporary urban life. Alphonse Tram is unwittingly involved in several murders despite having no memory ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, surreal, witty ...
Plot: murder, unemployment, missing person, crime, investigation, crimes, resentment, dark humor, estrangement, rebelliousness, police corruption, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
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Heads (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A proofreader at a small-town newspaper decides to try to solve a series of decapitation murders, and reluctantly gets involved with the nutty daughter of his editor. Before long he discovers that he is the prime suspect in the murders.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, parody, realistic ...
Plot: small town, serial killer, murder, decapitation, newspaper, small town life, who done it, dark humor, social relations, psychopath, deadly, media ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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R.S.V.P. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man invites a group of his closest friends to a party, where he proceeds to discreetly kill them all.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, dark humor, crimes, psychopath, mind game, deadly, death, student, party, violence, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas
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92%
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, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, murder, partners, buddies, serial killer, crimes, odd couple, disorder, racism, fish out of water, society, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, algeria
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89%
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A Sense of Humor (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A serial killer abducts two stand-up comedians after they mock him as part of their on-stage act. If they teach him how to be funny, he might let them live.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: serial killer, buddies, partners, kidnapping, performer's life, deadly, crimes, dark humor, psychopath, disorder, power relations, unlikely partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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88%
Crime Scene Cleaner (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 26 min.
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Story: Heiko Schotte (Schotty) works for a cleaning company, cleaning all kind of crime scenes. There he sometimes meets weird people and tries to solve difficult situations.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, talky
Plot: murder, deadly, crimes, alienation, dark humor, farce, stereotype, stereotypes, crime scene, police, german, corpse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: germany
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71%
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The Scenesters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Someone is killing beautiful young Hipsters in East L.A. Charlie is a crime scene cleaner working for Aftershocks Inc. with a penchant for Sherlock Holmes type deduction. Wallace is an out-of-luck filmmaker working as a crime scene videographer. The ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, fish out of water, film within a film, serial killer, deadly, crimes, disorder, who done it, amateur detective, filmmaker, hipster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: West Germany, USA, Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: murder, mystery, serial killer, cooking and food, disorder, dark humor, crimes, investigation, goofy hero, race against time, deadly, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, paris france, london, buckingham palace, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Clay Pigeons (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend, Earl kill himself because of the ongoing affair that Clay was having with the man's wife, Amanda. Feeling guilty, Clay now resists the widow when she presses him to continue with ...
Style: clever, neo noir, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, desert, small town, dark humor, false accusation, mechanic, psychopath, widow, fbi, diner, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Census Taker (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When George (Greg Mullavey) and Martha (Meredith MacRae) let Harvey (Garrett Morris), an annoying census taker, into their home, they find themselves under a barrage of increasingly abusive questions. Furious at his intrusiveness, and at their ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: murder, crime, amateur detective, private detective, crimes, investigation, family relations, dark humor, police detective, family business, family life, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Boystown (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Victor works in a real estate agency in the well-known Chueca neighborhood of Madrid. He hides a terrible secret: he makes apartments available for sale by murdering the old ladies owners that live in them. Then, refurbishes and decorates the ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, gay couple, who done it, gender, parents and children, dark humor, couples, family relations, gentrification, real estate agent, inheritance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, parents and children, couple relations, couples, crimes, dishonesty, family life, disorder, husband wife relationship, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Carom Shots (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paul Martin is the subservient brown-nosing youngster who needs quick advancement up the hierarchy to pay for the modern lifestyle he is buying on credit. Seeing that marrying his immediate superior's daughter will not get him the results he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: ambition, firm, dark humor, rise to the top, golden years, crimes, crime, workplace, murder, workplace intrigue, comedy of errors, career ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Killer Housewives (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Madrid, Azu's husband Filipe is smug and boorish, but it's his money she slips to family members constantly in need of cash and that she uses to buy gifts for her lover, Pablo. Things start to fall apart when Pablo wants to leave her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: murder, paranoia, love triangle, couples, psychopath, family problems, crime, crimes, deadly, love and romance, dark humor, mentally challenged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Ruination of Men (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two men jump out from behind some cacti and beat a man over the head with a rock. They then take the body to the dead man's hut, and sit with his body for the night while they talk, complain and dance. Later at the police station, two women ...
Style: rough, cynical, humorous, biting, suspense ...
Plot: murder, police station, love triangle, deadly, crimes, betrayal, dark humor, widow, corpse, dealing with death, crime, unlikely partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
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55%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, confined, law enforcement, gangsters, dishonesty, silly humor, journalism, crimes, disorder, police officer, cemetery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
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53%
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Lucky (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A wannabe serial killer wins the lottery and pursues his lifelong crush.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: lottery, serial killer, couple relations, crimes, teenage crush, murder, lottery winner, police detective, confession, disorder, couples, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Death to the Supermodels (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This sexy comedy finds the world's greatest, most eccentric supermodels gathered on a deserted island for the swimsuit photo shoot from hell
Style: humorous, suspenseful, parody, sexy, slasher
Plot: murder, rivalry, serial killer, dark humor, teenage life, isolation, crimes, deadly, island, disorder, supermodel, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Susan's Plan (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Susan's Plan (also released as Dying to Get Rich on video) is a 1998 black comedy film directed by John Landis and starring Nastassja Kinski, Dan Aykroyd, Billy Zane, Rob Schneider, Lara Flynn Boyle and Michael Biehn. The plot revolves around ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hospital, disorder, conspiracy, dark humor, hitman, mistaken identity, police station, murder, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, friendship, cons and scams, dark humor, life is a bitch, deadly, crime, crimes, amateur detective, nothing goes right, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, ireland, england, europe
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Miss Nobody (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mild-mannered secretary discovers that she has a talent for murder as she ascends the corporate ladder.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, ambition, secretary, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, workplace, crimes, rivalry, deadly, unfulfillment, rise to the top, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Crime Is Our Business (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Prudence Beresford is investigating another murder. Her aunt had witnessed it, but no body was found, and nobody trusted her word. Nobody, except Prudence, of course!
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, family relations, private detective, crimes, odd couple, investigation, uncover truth, master and servant, deadly, amateur detective, partners, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Quiet Family (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A family decides to buy a lodge in a remote hiking area. Their first customer commits suicide and the distraught family buries his body to avoid the bad publicity. But their luck gets worse, the bodies start piling up, and the family becomes frantic ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, murder, isolation, family business, parents and children, zombie, crimes, nothing goes right, deadly, dark humor, hotel, knife ...
Time: 90s
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Playing Dead (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jean, a forty-year-old struggling, out-of-work actor has hit rock bottom. Although open to any kind of work, he can't get a break. At the unemployment office, his counselor has a rather odd proposal: he can get a job helping the police ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, tense ...
Plot: crimes, police investigation, murder, artists and showbiz, law enforcement, down on your luck, social relations, actor's life, village, village life, deadly, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france
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43%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, tense, feel good ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, revenge, mistaken identity, dishonesty, gangsters, disorder, crime boss, factory worker, factory, crimes, vengeful fired employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Illegally Yours (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Called up for jury duty, Richard Dice finds his first crush and only real, but unrequited love, on trial for murder. Richard desperately tries to prove Mollys innocence while untangling a complicated web of murder, blackmail and perjury, and still ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: murder, crush, jury, deadly, youth, romance, legal, dishonesty, heroes, crimes, legal investigation, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Home Sweet Hell (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mona and Don’s seemingly perfect suburban bliss is disrupted by a sexy extortionist and Mona will stop at nothing, including killing the competition, to keep her little slice of heaven.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: woman kills woman, murder, couple relations, crimes, couples, suburbs, disorder, dark humor, nothing goes right, husband wife relationship, infidelity, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Let's Not Get Angry (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One-time gangster Antoine is enjoying retirement on the coast, now managing a boating club. He receives a visit from a former accomplice who asks for a loan. The money will be repaid by a crook who is now in hiding; Antoine intends to recover his ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, parody
Plot: gangsters, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, breaking and entering, dead body in car trunk, woman slaps man, horse, explosion, shower, englishman, hotel ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: french riviera, france, southern france, riviera, south of france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Perfume Of The Lady In Black (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Newly married, Mathilde and Robert are honeymooning at a resort owned by their friends Edith and Arthur, the Chateau d'Hercule. But an unpleasant shock is in store for them.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, talky ...
Plot: uncover truth, mysterious character, missing person, investigation, mystery, dishonesty, odd couple, riddles and clues, crimes, murder, danger, amateur detective ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Inspector Blubber & Co (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A dead body is found and police detective Mårten Späck draws the conclusion that a serial suicide killer is at large. Späck with his colleagues Grünvald Karlsson and Irene Snusk suspect a gang who distributes pirated DVD's of ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, silly humor, law enforcement, danger, police, criminal, video store, car chase, serial killer, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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40%