Movies like Three Fugitives

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Three Fugitives (1989)
 6.2
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Three Fugitives (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On his first day after being released from jail for 14 armed bank robberies, Lucas finds himself caught up in someone else's robbery. Perry has decided to hold up the local bank to raise money so that he can keep his daughter, Meg, and get her the treatment she needs. Dugan, a detective, assumes Lucas helped plan the robbery, and hence Lucas, Perry and Meg become three fugitives.
Style: road movie, feel good, sentimental, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, sexy, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: chase, on the run, odd couple, bank robbery, runaway, hostage, police, daughter, ex convict, running from police, released from prison, crimes, misfit, family relations, parents and children, fugitives, escapades, law enforcement, mute or deaf, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, crime gone awry, comedy of errors, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to Three Fugitives

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and exciting films with plots about chase, disorder, crimes, police investigation, brutality, runaway and life philosophy mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Three Fugitives: The Fugitives (1986), Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992), Showtime (2002), Bulletproof 2 (2020), Ruby & Quentin (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Fugitives (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Coming out from jail, Lucas has decided to change his life and behave like a good citizen. But when he is taken hostage in a bank by a hare-brained robber, no cops can believe he is not part of the action.
Style: feel good, exciting, witty, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: comedy of errors, chase, reluctant partners, fugitives, odd couple, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, farce, crimes, unlikely criminals, nobody believes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A tough cop's (Sylvester Stallone) seemingly frail mother (Estelle Getty) comes to stay with him and progressively interferes in his life. She buys him an illegal MAC-10 machine pistol and starts poking around in his police cases. Eventually, ...
Style: funny, not serious, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: police investigation, chase, unlikely partners, fighting crime, parents and children, criminal, family relations, crimes, police, parent grown child relationship, murder, gunfight ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Aces Go Places IV: You Never Die Twice (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, New Zealand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Baldy and King Kong shuttle between New Zealand and Hong Kong to recover a hi-tech prism that can impart superhuman powers.
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, law enforcement, criminal heroes, disorder, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, odd couple, unlikely partners, babies and infants, goofy hero, partners, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 63K
Showtime (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: chase, fish out of water, tough cop, partners against crime, misfit partners, reluctant partners, tv show, crimes, police operation, odd couple, law enforcement, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 3.5
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Bulletproof 2 (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Special Agent Jack Carter reluctantly assumes the identity of criminal Archie Moses to take down a powerful South African crime family. But when the real Moses is put in danger, he and Carter must work together to foil the scheme for good.
Style: buddy comedy, realistic, humorous, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: dumb, police investigation, undercover cop, police, adaptation, police detective, machismo, justice, odd couple, friendship, betrayal, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 29K
Ruby & Quentin (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After hiding his loot and getting thrown in jail, Ruby, a brooding outlaw encounters Quentin, a dim-witted and garrulous giant who befriends him. After Quentin botches a solo escape attempt, they make a break together. Unable to shake the clumsy ...
Style: humorous, funny, captivating, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: french, unlikely partners, on the run, prison, henchman, odd couple, mob boss, escape, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, fugitives ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, poland, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 9K
Screwed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, crime gone awry, fish out of water, comedy of errors, friendship, nothing goes right, vengeance, hostage, cons and scams, disorder, misfit, partners ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 8K
Double Take (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The governor of a Mexican state is assassinated. Soon after, junior executive Daryl Chase's life turns upside down: after he flags a huge transfer of funds from a Mexican account as probably illegal, he's attacked in his apartment, rescued ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, intense, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: on the run, fbi, mistaken identity, disorder, frame up, cons and scams, fish out of water, hidden identity, reluctant partners, chase, african american, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: mexico, new york, latin america, usa, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
100%
 6.0
 34K
K-9 (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The extravagant cop Michael Dooley needs some help to fight a drug dealer who has tried to kill him. A "friend" gives him a dog named Jerry Lee (Officer Lewis), who has been trained to smell drugs. With his help, Dooley sets out to put his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: dog, german shepherd, police dog, buddy cop, police investigation, friends, partners, crimes, buddies, justice, police operation, odd couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dinner Game (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Each week, Pierre and his friends organize what is called as "un dîner de cons". Everyone brings the dumbest guy he could find as a guest. Pierre thinks his champ -François Pignon- will steal the show.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: french, farce, misfit, snobbism, mistress, ambition, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, rivalry, contests and competitions, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 1K
Fast Getaway (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nelson, played by Corey Haim is a teenager who robs banks with his father in group along with two other friends. Corey Haim Is the right guy, in the right place, at the right time. All he needed was a ...fast getaway
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, chase, robbery, criminal heroes, escapades, disorder, partners, rivalry, youth, crimes, family relations, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, heist, chase, crimes, gang, crime gone awry, on the run, law enforcement, goofy hero, unlikely criminals, partners, master criminal ...
Time: 80s
Place: montana, usa, new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 44K
Bird on a Wire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, road movie ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: chase, fbi, hidden identity, criminal's revenge, disorder, love and romance, dishonesty, witnessing a crime, couple relations, testimony, couples, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, wisconsin, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Armed and Dangerous (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dooley, a cop wrongly sacked for corruption, teams up with a useless defence lawyer in their new careers... as security guards. When the two are made fall guys for a robbery at a location they are guarding, the pair begin to investigate corruption ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, parody, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: corruption, friendship, on the run, heist, crimes, nothing goes right, partners against crime, witnessing a crime, disorder, master criminal, partners, odd couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, norway, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Chaperone (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An ex-con on the run from his criminal past, hides out from those he ratted on by chaperoning a field trip to New Orleans.
Style: humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: going straight, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, on the run, family relations, hopes, parents and children, heroes, disorder, chase, redemption, job seeking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Things Are Tough All Over (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cheech and Chong are hired to drive a limo from Chicago to Las Vegas by two shady Arabs - Mr. Slyman and Prince Habib. Unbeknownst to them, five million dollars of dirty money has been stuffed throught the car.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: lust, desert, gas station, limousine, transvestite, latin, arab, chase, fish out of water, siblings relations, on the road, comedy of errors ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: chicago illinois, las vegas, usa, midwest, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two young men, Martin and Rudi, both suffering from terminal cancer, get to know each other in a hospital room. They drown their desperation in tequila and decide to take one last trip to the sea. Drunk and still in pajamas they steal the first ...
Style: road movie, exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, escapades, friends, life philosophy, last wish, on the run, odd couple, partners, gangsters, life is a bitch, theft ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 4.5
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Taxi (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mouthy and feisty taxicab driver has hot tips for a green and inept cop set on solving a string of New York City bank robberies committed by a quartet of female Brazilian bank robbers.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, bank robbery, crimes, partners against crime, law enforcement, odd couple, buddies, unlikely criminals, partners, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
 16K
Fathers' Day (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After Scott has a fight with his father and runs away and when his father refuses to go after him. His mother, Collette, then goes to one of her former boyfriends, Jack, a lawyer, and tells him that he's her son's real father. Jack ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, friendship, misfit partners, parents and children, missing child, parenthood, disorder, family problems, family relations, on the road, teenage life, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, san francisco, usa, sacramento california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 5K
Carpool (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts for the kids, things go even more awry when he finds himself a victim of a ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: chase, mischievous children, robbery, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, on the road, parents and children, family, disorder, hostage, heist, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.1
 51K
Hot Pursuit (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An uptight by-the-book cop must protect the widow of a drug boss from crooked cops and gunmen.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, funny, tricky ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: on the run, odd couple, policewoman, police corruption, friendship, chase, organized crime, police detective, fugitives, drug cartel, police officer, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, san antonio texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 7K
Pure Luck (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The daughter of a wealthy businessman has disappeared in Mexico, and all the efforts to find her have been unsuccessful. A psychologist, knowing that the girl has an ultra bad luck, persuades her father to send to Mexico one of his employees, an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: missing person, farce, private detective, comedy of errors, manipulation, silly humor, investigation, reluctant partners, dishonesty, buddies, nothing goes right, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Bounty Hunter (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Milo Boyd is a bounty hunter whose latest gig is rather satisfying, as he finds out that the bail-skipper he must chase down is his own ex-wife, Nicole -- but she has no intention of getting nabbed without a fight. Complicating matters, ...
Style: funny, light, exciting, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, bounty hunter, romance, love and romance, ex husband ex wife relationship, love story, escapades, partners, odd couple, disorder, screwball, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.6
 2K
A Fine Mess (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two friends an actor and a chef discover a plot to fix a horse race and try to capitalize on it. But also have to deal with the two men who fixed it who are trying to silence them. And there's also the mob boss whom the two guys work for who ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: horse race, chase, crimes, gangsters, partners, gambling, fighting crime, odd couple, dishonesty, disorder, cons and scams, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.4
 850
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, couples, on the run, witnessing a crime, disorder, hitman, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, crimes, graphic violence, hunting, newlyweds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.7
 13K
The Toy (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On one of his bratty son Eric's annual visits, the plutocrat U.S. Bates takes him to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor who has made him laugh with his antics. At first the man suffers ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family, rich kid, spoiled brat, friendship, social differences, rich and poor, family problems, youth, toys, mischievous children, farce, job seeking ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.9
 25K
Men at Work (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two garbage men find the body of a city councilman in a trash can on their route. With help from a supervisor, the duo must solve the case and find the man's killer while hiding the body from the cops.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, disorder, cons and scams, partners, dishonesty, buddies, amateur detective, goofy hero, justice, vietnam veteran, brothers, guilty pleasure ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.8
 21K
The Chase (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Hammond is sentenced to life in prison, but manages to escape. To get away from the police he takes a girl as hostage and drives off in her car. The girl happens to be the only daughter of one of the richest men in the state. In a while the car ...
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: car chase, hostage, kidnapping, chase, on the run, gunfight, crimes, disorder, escapades, unlikely couple, police, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mexico, usa, california, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.4
 12K
Twin Dragons (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twins, separated at birth, end up as a Hong Kong gangster and a New York concert pianist. When the pianist travels to Hong Kong for a concert, the two inevitably get mistaken for each other.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, semi serious, road movie ...
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, farce, martial arts, gangsters, goofy hero, crimes, siblings relations, disorder, kung fu, dragon, chase ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%