Movies like Straight to Hell

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Straight to Hell (1987)
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Straight to Hell (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers with a suitcase full of money go to the desert to hide out. After burying the loot, they find their way to a surreal town full of cowboys who drink an awful lot of coffee.
Style: parody, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, heist, best friends, pregnancy, gang, friendship, hitman, heroes, desert, friends, misfit, betrayal, partners, crime, addiction, anti hero, chase, on the run, frame up, farce, bank, chases and races, buddies, criminal heroes, wilderness ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Straight to Hell

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, rivalry, disorder, criminal heroes, friends, buddies and partners mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Straight to Hell: The Great Bank Robbery (1969), Lightning Jack (1994), Disorganized Crime (1989), A Good Night to Die (2003), Shoot the Hero (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Great Bank Robbery (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A motley group of phony church leaders attempts to rob a bank controlled by brothers in 1880's Texas.
Style: rough, humorous, realistic, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, bank robbery, crime gone awry, rivalry, contests and competitions, special agents, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, on the run, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, gang, hostages, unlikely partners, folk hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Disorganized Crime (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are dumber than they are! By the time the gang ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, heist, chase, crime, crimes, gang, crime gone awry, cons and scams, bank, small town life, comedy of errors, hostage ...
Time: 80s
Place: montana, usa, new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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: hitman, criminal's revenge, nothing goes right, betrayal, crime gone awry, working undercover, danger, criminal heroes, deadly, gangsters, dark humor, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Shoot the Hero (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A 30-something couple unintentionally become involved in a botched jewel heist while shopping for wedding rings.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, couples, witnessing a crime, on the run, crimes, danger, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, hitman, disorder, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas
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Catlow (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, desert, soldier, bounty hunter, criminal, outlaw, tough heroes, buddies, betrayal, danger, lone wolves, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Shanghai Express (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: What happens when a glamorous express, with high government officials, wealthy merchants, concubines and a gang of brigands on board, speeds towards the small town of Hanshui, where escaping bank robbers, corrupt officials, and gamblers await? Well, ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, parody
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: train, martial arts, farce, unlikely hero, train ride, passenger, tough heroes, train travel, cons and scams, heist, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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No Sweat (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two incompetent Western outlaws engineer several failed crimes, including a botched stagecoach holdup. Fred Williamson, a tough-guy perennial in blaxploitation movies, does a rare comedy turn as a blundering patsy to Richard Pryor's slick con ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, street shootout, injustice, disorder, friends, farce, soul music, cons and scams, dishonesty, misfit, partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: cult film, cynical, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, chase, heroes, interracial relations, satire, scalp, fur trapper, vengeance, self discovery, friendship, track down, anti hero ...
Time: 60s
Place: latin america, australia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Torrente 5 (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Crooked cop Torrente gets out of jail in the year 2018 to find a different Spain from the one he knew.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, crimes, crime gone awry, heroes, misfit, anti heroes, anti hero, goofy hero, disorder, rivalry, graphic violence, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Diamond Zero (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A daft doctor concocts an offbeat scheme to make millions after he happens upon a method of turning cremated human remains into diamonds. But when the sawbones hires a pair of hapless thieves to collect the raw material, a string of calamities ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: amateur detective, hidden identity, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, dishonesty, buddies, intrigue, partners, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, track down, heist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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RPM (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A professional car thief pulls off the heist of a lifetime when he steals a prototype supercar.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, partners, chases and races, criminal's revenge, crimes, betrayal, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, chase, crime, dishonesty, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Stark Raving Mad (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crook quietly plots his revenge against the boss who murdered his brother while working for him.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bank robbery, nightclub, heist, bank, cons and scams, criminal heroes, rivalry, nothing goes right, crimes, disorder, vengeance, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Shut Up and Shoot  Me (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Colin Frampton is an Englishman who never stops worrying, not even on holiday in Prague. When Colin's wife is accidentally squashed by a statue, he decides that he can't face life without her. So Colin bribes Pavel to help him die. An ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat
Plot: dark humor, partners, friendship, criminal heroes, hitman, reunion, gangsters, misfit, deadly, love and romance, crimes, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Guns & Talks (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Guns & Talks is a South Korean film released in 2001. Directed by Jang Jin, it is a comedy about two brothers and their two friends. These four form a group of assassins, who have attracted the attention of a couple of pesky detectives, ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, humorous, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, hitman, buddies, forbidden love, crimes, wooing, rivalry, gangsters, deadly, dishonesty, friends, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A card shark and his unwillingly-enlisted friends need to make a lot of cash quick after losing a sketchy poker match. To do this they decide to pull a heist on a small-time gang who happen to be operating out of the flat next door.
Style: witty, clever, cynical, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, disorder, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, dishonesty, buddies, crime, chaos and mayhem, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, europe, united kingdom, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Mad Mission 3: Our Man from Bond Street (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A master thief is duped by lookalikes for James Bond and the Queen of England into stealing a valuable gem from a heavily guarded location then must help the police recover it.
Style: realistic, not serious, exciting, humorous, parody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, crimes, unlikely partners, odd couple, chase, reluctant partners, goofy hero, buddies, criminal heroes, chases and races, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
18 Fingers of Death! (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The "buzz" in Hollywood is that, "18 FINGERS OF DEATH!" will kick the butt out of the low budget martial arts movies genre and knocks us down to the ground laughing! This funny "sockumentart" of the world of Chop ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, parody, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, criminal's revenge, tough heroes, vigilantism, friendship, heroic mission, vengeance, rivalry, fighting crime, misfit, friends ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Killer Drag Queens on Dope (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Killer Drag Queens on Dope is the wild story of Ginger and Coco, two dolls with a little secret... They're contract killers who work for a one-eyed lunatic named Uncle A. Half the cutthroats in town are trying to kill them, the other half are ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, surreal, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, hitman, deadly, showbiz, gender bending, obsession, disorder, crimes, partners, chases and races, female impersonator, stoners ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Hooligan Factory (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Danny wants something more. Expelled from school and living in his grandfathers flat, he longs to live up to the image of his estranged father Danny Senior
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence spree, rivalry, buddies, gang, crimes, vengeance, criminal's revenge, friends, on the run, escapades, obsessive quest, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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No.3 (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The movie loosely follows the life of "Gangster No. 3", who doesn't like to be called a "Gangster" and really hates to be called "No. 3". But there's lots of tangents and side stories so it's hard to ...
Style: rough, semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, hitman, political conspiracy, buddies, aging, obsession, gang, friendship, goofy hero, heroes, dishonesty, assassination attempt ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Top Squad (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film revolves around a crack squad of female police officers who have to deal with harassment and a lack of respect from their male colleagues, personal issues as well as some serious criminals.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, law enforcement, gang, partners, reluctant partners, master warrior, tough law enforcer, rivalry, master criminal, disorder, chaos and mayhem, track down ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, brutal, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, criminal's revenge, friendship, organized crime, gang war, dishonesty, criminal heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Destiny Turns on the Radio (1995)
Genre: Crime, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Johnny Destiny burns into Las Vegas in his hot Plymouth RoadRunner, stopping only to pick up a stranger stranded in the desert. But then, things aren't always as they seem. Anything can happen in that town of many possibilities...especially ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, talky, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, desert, expectant father, destiny, crimes, romance, crime gone awry, crime, criminal heroes, partners, gang, on the run ...
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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11 Harrowhouse (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small time diamond merchant jumps at the chance to supervise the purchase and cutting of a large first class diamond. But when the diamond is stolen from him, he is blackmailed into pulling off a major heist at the Diamond Exchange, located at 11 ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, jewel theft, dishonesty, betrayal, partners, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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4 for Texas (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Frank Sinatra plays a tough guy who hooks up with fellow rat packer Dean Martin to open a casino in this western.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, casino, chase, gang, partners, crimes, criminal heroes, love and romance, criminal's revenge, lone wolves, gangsters, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Walter Brennan is back as the clever and funny over the hill Texas Ranger Nash Crawford. This time the gang must face corruption in their own home town. The gang put their heads together to clean up their town, take back the rule of law and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, gang, rescue, friends, murder, alcohol abuse, friendship, old west, vengeance, americana, heist, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Made Men (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man and a woman are on the run from gangsters whom he has stolen $12.5 million. When the gangsters show up, he takes them supposedly to where the money is hidden but instead leads them into a trap at a backwoods crystal-meth factory. The gangsters ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, deadly, crime, danger, crimes, police investigation, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, crime gone awry, witnessing a crime, race against time, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hot Tamale (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A road trip to Los Angeles inadvertently leads a young man from Wyoming into a wild maze of psychotic hit-men, racy women, jewel thieves and a salsa band.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, road trip, heist, on the road, gang, nothing goes right, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, criminal's revenge, chase, stolen money, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, wyoming, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Trinity: Good Guys and Bad Guys (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caught was released from jail. He immediately went to ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, friendship, disorder, law enforcement, gang, kidnapping, dishonesty, crimes, crime gone awry, gangsters, partners, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%