Movies like The Shipment

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The Shipment (2001)
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The Shipment (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is hired to recover a shipment of Viagra gone awry.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, feel good
Plot: gangsters, hitman, crimes, drug dealing, partners, disorder, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, sexual humor, viagra, crime, gangster
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about crimes, disorder, dishonesty, gangsters, partners, hitman and cons and scams mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Shipment: Paper Soldiers (2002), The Hollywood Sign (2001), I Can Quit Whenever I Want (2014), Hot Dog (2013), Plan B (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, exciting, realistic
Plot: gangsters, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, drug dealing, partners, ambition, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, disorder, hip hop, african american ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Hollywood Sign (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hollywood, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, disorder, criminal heroes, dishonesty, elderly, gangsters, crimes, heist, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
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82%
I Can Quit Whenever I Want (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A university researcher is fired because of the cuts to university. To earn a living he decides to produce drugs recruiting his former colleagues, who despite their skills are living at the margins of society.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, gang, explorer, university, prison, nightclub ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
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65%
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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, captivating ...
Plot: rivalry, vengeance, revenge, dishonesty, mistaken identity, disorder, gangsters, crime boss, vengeful fired employee, factory, factory worker, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Plan B (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A bookkeeper who thinks she killed three mobsters is subsequently promoted by her boss to be a hitman. |
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, gangsters, criminal heroes, mistaken identity, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, cons and scams, mafia, accidental killing, mob boss, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
One Two Three (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Laxminarayan lives a poor lifestyle in Mumbai along with his widowed mother, Kanta, who wants him to be a successful gangster like Batlabhai, and would like him to kill a few people, make enough money, then get married to Khujli's daughter, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, comedy of errors, down on your luck, bomb, hotel, chaos and mayhem, confusion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
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The Crew (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.
Style: humorous, witty, funny, stylized, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, farce, unlikely criminals, hitman, vengeance, crimes, partners, dishonesty, rivalry, human nature, disorder, dark humor ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, florida, miami beach, new jersey
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54%
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Grilled (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two meat salesmen (Romano, James) will stop at nothing to get a sale.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, buddies, workplace situations, friendship, farce, hitman, disorder, fall in love, cooking and food, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Supergrass (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: While taking a holiday in the country with his mother, Dennis hits on a scheme to impress a girl so that she'll go away on a trip with him as his girlfriend. Although he fails to gain any interest from the girl, the police take a great interest ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, alternative comedy
Plot: drug dealing, undercover agent, cross dressing, frame up, mistaken identity, sexual relations, farce, couples, disorder, crimes, gangsters, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
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Sitting Ducks (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two small-time thieves come together as a bizarre comic duo in a quest to make their childhood dreams come true. In a limousine stuffed with cash stolen from the mob, they take off for Miami, where they plan to fly to a safe haven in Costa Rica. On ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, crimes, on the run, dishonesty, partners, gangsters, nothing goes right, disorder, heist, cons and scams, silly humor ...
Time: 70s
Place: miami beach, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A comedy about a hitman who sees everything in terms of the movies and how mistaken identity is getting in the way of recovering a stash of diamonds that was stolen and subsequently hidden more than 20 years earlier.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, clever, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, heist, hitman, partners, criminal heroes, cons and scams, crimes, hidden identity, disorder, goofy hero, dishonesty, diamond ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Jerky Boys (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When two unemployed telephone pranksters decide to use their vocal "talents" to impersonate a Chicago mob boss and curry favor with organized crime in New York, the trouble begins. It isn't long before Johnny and Kamal (the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, parody ...
Plot: prank telephone call, gangsters, hitman, unemployment, dishonesty, vengeance, disorder, friends, prank, partners, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, breakup, crime gone awry, love and romance, unlikely criminals, crumbling marriage, disorder, couples, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
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Wise Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, gambling, hitman, gangsters, mafia, buddies, frame up, criminal heroes, dishonesty, partners, crimes, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This is the funny story about two warring Mafia gangs in New York. The weaker gang use incredibly a lion to blackmail the opposite gang's "clients". The police succeeds to stop one of the gang, while the other remain without the Boss.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: gangsters, gang, mafia, silly humor, farce, disorder, hitman, crimes, goofy hero, assassination attempt, criminal heroes, gang war ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
High Times Potluck (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High Times' Pot Luck is an upbeat pot caper that centers around a mobster who discovers the magic of marijuana.
Style: cynical, semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: drug dealing, prodigy, music band, performer's life, stoners, crimes, artists and showbiz, unlikely criminals, gangsters, lifestyle, drug abuse, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Blonde and Blonder (2008)
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, sexy, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: blonde, mistaken identity, hitman, odd couple, dishonesty, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, gangsters, crimes, best friends, disorder, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
True Identity (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to escape from the mob, an African-American man must disguise himself as a white man.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: hitman, silly humor, society, opposites attract, hidden identity, gangsters, dishonesty, switching roles, crimes, on the run, disorder, interracial relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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 ⇓
42%
 5.1
 863
In Security (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The owners of a failing security company start robbing houses to boost business.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, crimes, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, robbery, couples, danger, profanity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Frits and Franky (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Frits & Franky find a lot of money in a car that crashes into the water. They don't know what to do with it.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: unlikely criminals, gangsters, family relations, silly humor, nothing goes right, disorder, crimes, chases and races
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Killer (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An innocent cab driver is mistaken for a contract killer and imprisoned. Soon, he is sprung by a mob boss who needs "Killer" for a few more jobs.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, mafia, crimes, gangsters, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, disorder, false arrest, taxi, polish, serial murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 3K
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, unlikely criminals, heist, hidden identity, dishonesty, criminal heroes, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Crime Spree (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An out-of-town heist becomes a nightmare for a crew of French burglars when they mistakenly rob the head of the Chicago mafia. Unaccustomed to the ways of the American underworld, it is not long before they have the mafia, the FBI and a couple of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, stylized ...
Plot: gangsters, crimes, fbi, heist, corrupt cop, comedy of errors, partners, gang, crime gone awry, disorder, fish out of water, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, france, europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Friends and Family (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Children and parents. In New York City, Stephen and Danny live well: they're smooth, cool, in love, and good at what they do. Stephen's Midwestern parents pay them a surprise visit. Meanwhile, Jenny and Matt tell their parents they are ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, witty ...
Plot: hitman, family relations, comedy of errors, crimes, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, family gatherings, love and romance, gangsters, gender, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, indiana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.5
 2K
Camouflage (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marty Mackenzie is an unsuccessful stage actor who takes an interest in private investigating. He takes a job working with Jack Potter, a crusty private eye. They both take a case in Beaver Ridge, a seedy small town where a murder is being planned ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Plot: private detective, who done it, infidelity, murder, dishonesty, partners, crimes, law enforcement, disorder, silly humor, attempted murder, aspiring actor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.7
 422
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: cynical, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: cons and scams, down on your luck, disorder, hitman, psychopath, partners, on the run, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, horse ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Drop Dead Sexy (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When their money scam runs aground, a group of would-be thieves turn to kidnapping in an attempt to blackmail their target.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corpse, kidnapping, stripper, disorder, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, down on your luck, crimes, buddies, partners, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 21K
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, witty ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, bank robbery, friendship, nothing goes right, disorder, friends, cons and scams, partners, buddies, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.2
 5K
Thin Ice (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dishonest insurance salesman's life quickly disintegrates during a Wisconsin winter when he teams up with a psychopath to steal a rare violin at the home of a reclusive farmer.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, twists and turns, neo noir ...
Plot: nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, comedy of errors, crime gone awry, manipulation, disorder, dishonesty, cons and scams, dark humor, salesman, insurance, cold ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%