Movies like Shooting Elizabeth

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Shooting Elizabeth (1992)
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Shooting Elizabeth (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Before a man (Jeff Goldblum) can kill his nagging wife (Mimi Rogers) as planned, she disappears and he's charged with murder.
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: empire, catastrophe, dark humor, kidnapping, murder, crimes, mystery, missing person, disaster, injustice, couples, law enforcement, false accusation, disorder, dishonesty, unfulfillment, goofy hero, couple relations, police, divorce, hotel, runaway, resort, boss, birthday party ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain

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Most similar movies to Shooting Elizabeth

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, dishonesty, dark humor, disorder and couples mostly in Comedy, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Shooting Elizabeth: Head Above Water (1996), Lansdown (2001), Divorcing Jack (1998), Gunblast Vodka (2000), Kiss Kiss (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Head Above Water (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Judge George (Harvey Keitel) brings his young wife, Nathalie (Cameron Diaz), to a remote island for a vacation. But while George accompanies their only neighbor -- Nathalie's childhood friend Lance (Craig Sheffer) -- on a fishing trip, Nathalie ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, twists and turns, light, funny ...
Plot: murder, farce, mystery, beach house, boat, family, murder mystery, investigation, vacation, dishonesty, couple relations, honeymoon ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.6
 131
Lansdown (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this dark comedy, defense lawyer Jake Jorgenson's carefully constructed life begins to unravel when he kills his wife's lover.
Style: semi serious, cynical, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, goofy hero, crime gone awry, vengeance, dishonesty, crimes, dark humor, couples, disorder, adultery, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Divorcing Jack (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: He's Irish, he's ageing, he drinks, is a touch cynical and when he has time writes a newspaper column. On the eve of the country's first election as an independent state, Dan Starkey's life is about to change after he finds the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, witty ...
Plot: nun, ira, death, murder, political corruption, cynic, breakup, disorder, life turned upside down, dark humor, couple relations, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 2.5
 246
Gunblast Vodka (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Supermodel Everhart is kidnapped by bad guy Prochnow and rescued by good guy Otto in technopop action.
Style: semi serious, humorous, rough, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, rescue, heroes, rivalry, confined, captivity, undercover, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, femme fatale, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Kiss Kiss (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: hitman, teaching the ways of the world, unlikely partners, crimes, murder, power relations, club, gunfight, father son relationship, sex, death, nanny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Head Above Water (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Einar and Bjørn leave Lene on the island for a fishing trip. Then her former lover, Gaute, drops by unexpectedly. Drunk, he sleeps in the double bed. Lene sleeps on the couch and wakes up when the men come back. She tries to wake Gaute, but then ...
Style: dark, realistic, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Plot: island, jealous husband, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), dark humor, couples, unlikely criminals, crimes, dealing with death, dishonesty, investigation, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Wish You Were Dead (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two bad women fight over one man in a back-stabbing, money-grabbing, insurance-hustling, double-dealing, two-timing caper.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, opposites attract, couples, dark humor, social relations, crimes, dishonesty, fall in love, fish out of water, love affair, cons and scams, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Illusive Tracks (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Christmas 1945. In a train from Stockholm to Berlin are a motley collection. It is the failure of the author Gunnar who wants to leave his old life and make a contribution in Berlin; physician Henry who plan to marry Marie and likewise Henry's ...
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, neo noir, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, train, infidelity, mysterious character, crimes, mystery, group of strangers, dishonesty, dark humor, passenger, men hatred, nun ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: berlin germany, sweden, germany, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Right after Disneyland opens in Anaheim, California, in 1955, a toy salesman in town for a convention brings his wife with him so they can both go to Disneyland. They stay at a rundown place called the Sunset Motel nearby. Soon the wife is having an ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: blackmail, manipulation, femme fatale, infidelity, hotel, dangerous attraction, who done it, murder, sexual relations, memory loss, cons and scams, couple relations ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.7
 2K
Junk Mail (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dimwitted, somewhat misanthropic Oslo mail carrier Roy's quiet life changes dramatically on the day he steals a set of keys and lets himself into the apartment of a deaf woman who seems to be in trouble with a psychotic criminal. Though he ...
Style: humorous, thought provoking, twists and turns, visually appealing, surreal ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), dark humor, obsession, crimes, hospital, postman, subway, mentor, money, finnish, irreverent, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Perfect Murder (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Action, Crime
Country: UK, India
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Police Inspector Ghote lives a middle-class life in Bombay along with his wife, Pratima. He has been employed with the Bombay Police for many years. He is assigned to investigate the deadly assault on a Parsi man named Perfect, who is the Secretary ...
Style: multicultural, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: mysticism, police investigation, mind game, amateur detective, fighting crime, society, uncover truth, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, private detective, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 199
The Paint Job (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Taav's first feature occupies the same setting and psychological territory as David Lynch's visions of small-town America. About a love triangle, involving house painter Wesley (Patton), his boss Willie (Pastorelli) and Willie's ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: woman seduces a man, murder, serial killer, investigation, love triangle, couples, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, performer's life, painter, sex ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Stranger Than Fiction (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lives spiral out of control when four friends cover up a murder.
Style: psychological, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: murder, friendship, buddies, betrayal, who to trust, homeless, corpse, female corpse, best friend, car accident, crimes, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, utah, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 564
Lonely Street (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bubba Mabry, a gullible private detective, becomes the prime suspect in a tabloid reporter's murder after being hired to snoop on him by a mysterious celebrity.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: private investigator, murder, private detective, who done it, uncover truth, investigation, goofy hero, celebrity culture, media, dishonesty, amateur detective, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Good Night to Die (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One day in the life of a hit man, Ronnie, who spends it trying to save the life of fellow hit man, August, who he had brought into the business three years ago. August has become a real problem for some of the bosses around town, and Ronnie will ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, hitman, working undercover, nothing goes right, betrayal, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, friendship, murder, dark humor, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Shadows and Fog (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer.
Style: surreal, humorous, philosophical, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, vigilante, false accusation, mystery, investigation, vigilantism, disorder, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, lone hero ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: new york, new jersey, eastern europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Shut Up and Shoot! (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A movie producer hatches a scheme to have an actor (Silvio Pollio) kill his fellow filmmakers.
Style: realistic, suspense, cynical, humorous, biting ...
Plot: murder, satire, actor's life, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, crimes, politics, dark humor, filmmaking, cons and scams, showbiz, hollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.1
 446
Fatal Instinct (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A homicide detective (Michael Madsen) falls for a resort owner (Laura Johnson) suspected of slaying a playboy developer.
Style: neo noir, erotic, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: strong sexual content, serial killer, graphic violence, fall in love, dangerous attraction, power relations, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, sexual relations, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 5.8
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Novocaine (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dentist finds himself a murder suspect after a sexy patient seduces him into prescribing her drugs
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tricky, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, frame up, dentist, drug use, crimes, betrayal, false accusation, dark humor, life turned upside down, disorder, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wisconsin, arizona, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 2K
Breathless (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lorna is a strong-willed Texas woman who’s had enough of her untrustworthy husband, Dale’s, criminal acts and lack of husbandry. Fed up, she enlists the help of her old friend, Tiny, to help her figure out what to do with Dale after his latest ...
Style: humorous, tense, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, private detective, law enforcement, murderous pair, crimes, dark humor, country, accidental killing, female protagonist, white trash, sheriff, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 288
Dream Man (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kris is a homicide cop with psychic abilities. She works to prove that the prime suspect in her latest case (the much younger husband of the millionaire victim) is innocent. But are her visions true, or planned by someone who knows what she can see?
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual, suspenseful
Plot: a vision, psychic, love and romance, romance, law enforcement, supernatural ability, crimes, dishonesty, mystery, police detective, couples, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 302
Lena's Holiday (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After the fall of the Berlin Wall, Lena, from East Germany travels to Hollywood. After landing she loses her bag and can't find her hotel. She befriends a cab driver who doesn't believe someone is out to get her.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, tourist, fish out of water, fall in love, woman in danger, culture clash, on the road, heist, gangsters, dishonesty, love and romance, track down ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Guest House Paradiso (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Richie and Eddie are in charge of the worst hotel in the UK, Guest House Paradiso, neighbouring a nuclear power plant. The illegal immigrant chef has fled and all the guests have gone. But when a famous Italian filmstar, Gina Carbonara, who is in ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: hotel, misfit, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, couples, couple relations, hotel room, hotel manager, gross out humor, coming of age, uninvited guest ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
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 775
Flypaper (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Greed, lust and fate bring together a motley collection of oddballs and lowlifes for some rather sticky situations in Hoch's twisted neo-noir debut. Three separate but interconnected stories, all set on a deceptively sunny day in California and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: dominatrix, ambulance, low lives, disorder, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, social misfits, crime gone awry, parents and children, kidnapping, sex scene ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 820
Out Cold (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A comedy about an angry married couple, a private investigator, and a walk-in freezer.
Style: semi serious, realistic, cynical, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: private investigator, infidelity, halloween, private detective, frame up, murder, frozen body, love triangle, hunting, partners, dishonesty, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 759
Underworld (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A crook sets out to get revenge on the thugs who hurt his father in this bloody noir-style crime drama. After being released from prison, Johnny Crown (Denis Leary) goes after Frank (Joe Mantegna), one of the mobsters involved in a series of ...
Style: sexy, neo noir, twists and turns, funny, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, vengeance, prison, lone hero, weapons, fantasy world, beautiful scenery, fight scenes, assassination, mafia, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dead in the Water (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlie Deegan has almost everything he has ever wanted. He has an important law practice, a beautiful secretary as his lover, and the chance to be appointed to the high court. The only thing wrong with this is that his shrewish wife Olivia, whose ...
Style: neo noir, mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: lawyer, love triangle, murder, false accusation, who done it, courtroom drama, couples, love and romance, legal, investigation, prostitute, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 4K
The Baker (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Milo (Damian Lewis) is a professional hit man living on the edge. When failing to fulfil a contract for the first time, Milo escapes the city to avoid the wrath of his employers. Hiding out in a remote rural village, the locals mistake him for the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, dark, realistic ...
Plot: dark humor, hitman, village, criminal heroes, bakery, disorder, hidden identity, fish out of water, starting over, hopes, food, baker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
 1K
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 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic, neo noir
Plot: murder, serial killer, dark humor, disorder, looking for love, thirty something, writers, crimes, tragedy, accidental death, police, death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.4
 3K
Sunday (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A dead body found floating in a lake… Unexplained scratch marks on her neck… Supari killers out to kill her… A taxi driver who yells ‘bhoot, bhoot’ every time he sees her...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: riddles and clues, woman in danger, mysterious character, mystery, memory loss, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, corrupt cop, fight, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%