Movies like The Silence of the Hams

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The Silence of the Hams (1994)
 4.7
 5K
The Silence of the Hams (1994)
Original name: Il silenzio dei prosciutti
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The federal agent Joe Dee Foster is currently investigating a serial killer, helped by doctor Animal who is isolated in a maximum security jail.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, absurd
Plot: parody, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, who done it, special agents, law enforcement, deadly, fbi, police investigation, crime scene, psycho killer, destiny, crime, pizza, zombie, prison, fight, cat, money, motorcycle, investigation, blonde, sex scene, hospital ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles

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Most similar movies to The Silence of the Hams

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, suspenseful and dark humor films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, law enforcement, parody, serial killer and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like The Silence of the Hams: Blondes Have More Guns (1996), 2 Days in the Valley (1996), Loose Cannons (1990), Fatal Instinct (1993), Hexed (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Blondes Have More Guns (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scarf, a chainsaw, and a mysterious blonde are the only clues to a growing number of stiffs (and not all of them are dead bodies!) Who can the police turn to? Harry Bates, of course, the smartest officer on the force. TOO BAD HARRY CAN’T OUTWIT ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, not serious, cynical, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, satire, parody, deadly, danger, serial killer, disorder, murder, uncover truth, down on your luck, riddles and clues, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
2 Days in the Valley (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a sleepy bedroom community of LA's San Fernando Valley, the murder of a professional athlete by two hit men sets into motion a chain of events that puts the mundane lives of a dozen residents on a collision course. This clever tale tells the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspense, twist ending, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, hostage, psychopath, attempted murder, crime, crimes, police investigation, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), multiple storylines, faked death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Loose Cannons (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mac, the two fisted savy cop finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is, Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with his ...
Style: humorous, captivating, absurd, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: track down, disorder, police investigation, murder, crime, law enforcement, crimes, investigation, partners, deadly, gang, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, germany, europe, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Another spoof of the Scream/I Know What You Did Last Summer horror gene involving a group of popular high school students stalked by a bumbling masked killer while a dogged reporter named Hagitha Utslay covers the story and of the plight of the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, light, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, murder, slasher, high school life, youth, serial killer, who done it, teenage life, danger, disorder, law enforcement, strong sexual content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Fatal Instinct (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A spoof of the late 80s and early 90s suspense thrillers and murder mysteries, including Basic Instinct, Sleeping With The Enemy, Cape Fear and others. A cop/attorney (yes he's both) is seduced by a woman while his wife is having an affair with ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, suspense, intense ...
Plot: parody, murder, femme fatale, on the run, love triangle, crimes, deadly, manipulation, dangerous attraction, manipulations, legal, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.6
 2K
Hexed (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lowly hotel clerk Matthew Welch stumbles unto a chance to go on a date with supermodel Hexina by pretending he is someone else. But something goes wrong on the date, she tries to kill him! Soon she kills a couple more people, and unfortunately all ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, realistic, not serious, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, mistaken identity, disorder, crimes, manipulations, investigation, manipulation, femme fatale, law enforcement, dishonesty, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.2
 230K
Scary Movie (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Following on the heels of popular teen-scream horror movies, with uproarious comedy and biting satire. Marlon and Shawn Wayans, Shannon Elizabeth and Carmen Electra pitch in to skewer some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters, including Scream, ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, not serious, absurd, surreal ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: parody, serial killer, youth, stupidity, stabbing, teenage angst, who done it, small town, killing off one by one, media satire, teenage life, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.9
 5K
Curdled (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gabriella, a Columbian immigrant, is obsessed with understanding violent crime. The current string of murders by "The Blue Blood Killer" of affluent Miami socialites provides her with fodder for her scrapbook of death. She lands a job with ...
Style: dark humor, disturbing, suspenseful, bloody, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, cleaning lady, dangerous attraction, blood, obsession, crime, crimes, investigation, deadly, psychopath, decapitation ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, colombia, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 5.2
 1K
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: dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, psychopath, deadly, mind game, death, party, student, violence, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Bullit & Riper (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic ...
Plot: parody, investigation, murder, friendship, partners against crime, partners, odd couple, law enforcement, disorder, misunderstanding, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.7
 425
Final Move (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The LA police are baffled: someone is killing people who have been found innocent of violent crimes. At the crime scenes, DNA evidence and clues linked to chess point to a suspect who's dead, recently executed for murders with a similar M.O. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, mystery, serial killer, who done it, psychopath, dishonesty, life is a bitch, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.0
 1K
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: dark humor, humorous, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, private detective, law enforcement, murderous pair, crimes, country, accidental killing, female protagonist, deadly, crime, friends, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Absence of the Good (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Salt Lake City homicide detective Caleb Barnes is under increasing pressure from all sides to crack a string of serial killings that have been terrorizing the city. At the same time, Barnes' home life is beginning to crumble in the wake of his ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, mind game, psychopath, family problems, riddles and clues, addiction, rivalry, deadly, golden years, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.2
 1K
Impact Point (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Pro Beach Volleyball star, Kelly Reyes, faces challenges everyday, fierce competitors, the press, but nothing could prepare her for him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, rivalry, danger, murder, stalking, mind game, psychopath, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, obsession, serial killer, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Natural Selection (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Residents of an East Texas town react strangely when a serial killer invades their small town world.
Style: semi serious, dark humor
Plot: serial killer, obsession, small town life, small town, human nature, special agents, danger, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, blood, exploding car ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Hollywood Boulevard (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Joe Dante directs this story of the glamour, the glitter, the magical allure of Hollywood... and not a speck of it rubs off on Miracle Pictures, where "If it's a good picture, it's a Miracle." This is a hilarious tribute to the ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, not serious, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: murder, hollywood, filmmaking, parody, showbiz, car accident, rape, car chase, miraculous event, factory, artists and showbiz, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 20K
High Anxiety (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dr. Richard Thorndyke arrives as new administrator of the Psychoneurotic Institute for the Very, VERY Nervous to discover some suspicious goings-on. When he's framed for murder, Dr. Thorndyke must confront his own psychiatric condition, ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: parody, murder, phone sex, false accusation, mental institution, farce, danger, heist, disorder, mental illness, frame up, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.9
 602
Busted (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the town of Amity, the cops take crime off of the streets and put it into the police station where it belongs.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: police station, law enforcement, chaos and mayhem, crime, workplace, partners, crimes, parody, police, seduction, jail, interrogation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The next great psycho horror slasher has given a documentary crew exclusive access to his life as he plans his reign of terror over the sleepy town of Glen Echo, all the while deconstructing the conventions and archetypes of the horror genre for ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, satirical, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, deadly, journalism, small town, halloween, masked killer, insanity, american horror, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 2K
Susan's Plan (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
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, realistic, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: hospital, crime, prodigy, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, police station, mistaken identity, murder, conspiracy, hitman, disorder, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.1
 9K
Superfast! (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Undercover cop Lucas White joins Vin Serento's LA gang of illegal street racers. They are fast and they are furious and they plan to double cross LA crime kingpin Juan Carlos de la Sol who hides his cash in a downtown Taco Bell. The gang's ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, car chase, chases and races, goofy hero, undercover, disorder, gang, crime gone awry, car race, crimes, law enforcement, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 27K
Serial Mom (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A picture perfect middle class family is shocked when they find out that one of their neighbors is receiving obscene phone calls. The mom takes slights against her family very personally, and it turns out she is indeed the one harassing the ...
Style: dark humor, psycho film, witty, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: housewife, murder, serial killer, female killer, family relations, crimes, crime, parody, suburban life, parents and children, mental illness, family life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 175
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, serial killer, murder, deadly, crime, love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, performer's life, love triangle, couples, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Midnight Hour (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex Sheppard, a college student who hosts a late-night talk show on the campus radio station, finds herself in dire straits when she enrolls in the school her recently murdered sister attended in order to track down the killer. Little does Alex ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, enigmatic, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, amateur detective, woman in danger, danger, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, psychopath, couples, dangerous attraction, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Slaughter of the Innocents (1993)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A seasoned FBI Agent's child-genius son assists him on catching a child-killer, a schizophrenic mohab nut who believes he's been chosen by god to be a new Noah.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, disturbing
Plot: murder, serial killer, kidnapping, fbi, crime, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, parents and children, deadly, hotshot hero, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Malibu Express (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this erotic spy tale private eye Cody Abilene teams up with the Contessa Luciana and policewoman Beverly McAfee to infiltrate a mansion and discover who is sending computer secrets to the Russians.
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, suspenseful, not serious ...
Plot: breasts, conspiracy, investigation, private detective, undercover, murder, espionage, car chase, helicopter, explosion, blackmail, car race ...
Time: 80s
Place: hawaii, california, usa, texas, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Wrongfully Accused (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ryan Harrison, a violin god, superstar and sex symbol does not want to cheat on sexy Lauren Goodhue's husband with her. Mr. Goodhue is found murdered and Ryan suddenly finds himself being the main suspect. After being sentenced to death he ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, frame up, false accusation, fugitives, bus, chase, protagonist as suspect, goofy hero, dishonesty, crimes, on the run, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Serial Killing 4 Dummys (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Casey Noland, a high school kid with no direction in life, decides to pursue the serial killing profession. Only problem...he can't bring himself to kill anybody. Will the help of a gothic chick named Sasha, he attempts to learn the ways of a ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, scary
Plot: serial killer, murder, high school, psychopath, mystery, mind game, danger, police investigation, youth, slasher, obsession, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 635
Six-Pack (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the loose in Paris and he seems to be an american citizen working in the US embassy and being in the middle of a french-american economical affair.
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, psychopath, murder, who done it, deadly, law enforcement, race against time, politics, bait, neo noir ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ice Cream Man (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Poor Gregory, after being released from the Wishing Well Sanatorium, all he wants to do is make the children happy. So Gregory reopens the old ice cream factory, and all the unappreciative brats are reprocessed into the flavor of the day.
Style: suspenseful, rough, offbeat, serious
Plot: mental illness, serial killer, slasher, slasher spoof, ice cream, zombie, destiny, mental institution, murder, rivalry, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%