Movies like Very Bad Things

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Very Bad Things (1998)
 6.3
 42K
Very Bad Things (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kyle Fisher has one last night to celebrate life as a single man before marrying Laura, so he sets out to Vegas with four of his best buddies. But a drug and alcohol filled night on the town with a stripper who goes all the way, turns into a cold night in the desert with shovels when the stripper goes all the way into a body bag after dying in their bathroom. And that's just the first of the bodies to pile up before Kyle can walk down the aisle...
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, cynical, suspenseful, biting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, friends, violence, death, prostitute, hotel, marijuana, psychopath, cocaine, blood, wedding, desert, strangulation, buddies, unlikely criminals, accident, wrongfully committed, nothing goes right, crimes, deadly, suburbs, love and romance, partners, couples, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, nevada, usa, los angeles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out clever, humorous, realistic and dark humor films with plots about dialogue, brutality, crimes, mentor, murder, catastrophe and twists & turns mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Very Bad Things: A Shock to the System (1990), The Ladykillers (2004), The Last Supper (1995), 2 Days in the Valley (1996), Homegrown (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Shock to the System (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Madison Avenue executive Graham Marshall has paid his dues. A talented and devoted worker, he has suffered through mounting bills and a nagging wife with one thing to look forward to: a well-deserved promotion. But when the promotion is given to a ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: murder, sailing, vengeance, advertising, electrocution, advertising executive, advertising agency, crimes, unlikely criminals, contests and competitions, rise to the top, frame up ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Ladykillers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An eccentric, if not charming Southern professor and his crew pose as a band in order to rob a casino, all under the nose of his unsuspecting landlord – a sharp old woman.
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: heist, garbage, island, murder, crime, strangulation, attempted murder, tunnel, painting, cat, unlikely criminals, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mississippi, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Supper (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of idealistic, but frustrated, liberals succumb to the temptation of murdering rightwing pundits for their political beliefs.
Style: clever, dark humor, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, politics, sexism, death, stabbing, hypocrisy, dinner, racist, burial, fascist, painter, priest ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: clever, stylized, semi serious, talky, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, suicidal, hostage, explosion, cocaine, crime, kidnapping, psychopath, assassin, faked death, attempted murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 4K
Homegrown (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three laborers on a Northern California marijuana plantation become increasingly paranoid when they learn that their boss has been murdered. They know enough to run, taking with them enough of the crop to pay them for services rendered. Hooking up ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, buddies, drug abuse, countryside, criminal heroes, crime, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, partners, disorder, marijuana ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 10K
Clay Pigeons (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend, Earl kill himself because of the ongoing affair that Clay was having with the man's wife, Amanda. Feeling guilty, Clay now resists the widow when she presses him to continue with ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, small town, murder, desert, bar, fbi, widow, false accusation, psychopath, crime, mechanic, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.9
 4K
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, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, blood, decapitation, samurai sword, cleaning lady, bakery, crime, dangerous attraction, psychopath, obsession, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, colombia, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Feeling Minnesota (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam Clayton's (Vincent D'Onofrio) marriage to ex-stripper Freddie (Cameron Diaz) comes about when she's strong-armed into the match by Red (Delroy Lindo), a club proprietor who once did her a favor. But Freddie falls in love with ...
Style: clever, talky, dark humor, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: corruption, wedding, romance, love, murder, on the road, lovers on the run, gangsters, couple relations, stripper, police, sibling relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, minnesota, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 16K
Made (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two aspiring boxers lifelong friends get involved in a money-laundering scheme through a low-level organized crime group.
Style: talky, humorous, clever, realistic, witty ...
Plot: friendship, crime, bar fight, stripper, buddies, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, partners, disorder, friends, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york, california, usa, harlem manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 4K
The Crew (2000)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, dark humor, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotel, gangsters, farce, cons and scams, crime, hitman, crimes, vengeance, dishonesty, partners, golden years, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, miami, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 63K
Go (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Told from three perspectives, a story of a bunch of young Californians trying to get some cash, do and deal some drugs, score money and sex in Las Vegas, and generally experience the rush of life.
Style: humorous, witty, dark humor, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, clubbing, disorder, nothing goes right, crime, bisexual man, ecstasy, crimes, multiple storylines, stripper, rave, hit and run ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: boat, murder, infidelity, amnesia, husband, vacation, honeymoon, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 10K
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: clever, suspenseful, dark humor, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: murder, dentist, femme fatale, false accusation, frame up, crime, arson, unlikely criminals, neo noir, betrayal, cons and scams, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.
Style: dark humor, witty, talky, clever, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, crime, crime gone awry, drugs/alcohol, screenwriter, suicide, murder, sex, party, dog, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1975, year 1947, year 1963 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Hangover Part III (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This time, there's no wedding. No bachelor party. What could go wrong, right? But when the Wolfpack hits the road, all bets are off.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, dark humor, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dentist, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, farce, buddies, friends, disorder, chases and races, escapades, hung over, overbearing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, mexico, nevada, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Goodbye Lover (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Police investigate when a man having an affair with his brother's wife disappears suddenly.
Style: dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, sexy, cynical ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, infidelity, femme fatale, neo noir, assassin, prostitute, sex, politician, singer, neo-noir, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, salt lake city utah, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Kill Me Three Times (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on a seemingly routine job, a jaded hit man discovers that he's not the only one with his target in the crosshairs.
Style: dark humor, humorous, twists and turns, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, murder, assassin, vengeance, woman in danger, small town, danger, disorder, assassination attempt, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Ice Harvest (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A shady lawyer attempts a Christmas Eve crime, hoping to swindle the local mob out of some money. But his partner, a strip club owner, might have different plans for the cash.
Style: dark humor, clever, suspenseful, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: stripper, betrayal, murder, neo noir, christmas eve, strip club, crime, femme fatale, embezzlement, gangsters, crimes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 24K
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, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, housewife, murder, suburban life, court, perfectionist, courtroom, dentist, female killer, masturbation, crime, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 25K
Money Talks (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Money Talks is a 1997 American comedy film directed by Brett Ratner. Sought by police and criminals, a small-time huckster makes a deal with a TV newsman for protection.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, murder, media, prison, mexican standoff, journalism, on the run, arrest, interview, chases and races, friends, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 69K
Get Shorty (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Chili Palmer is a Miami mobster who gets sent by his boss, the psychopathic "Bones" Barboni, to collect a bad debt from Harry Zimm, a Hollywood producer who specializes in cheesy horror films. When Chili meets Harry's leading lady, ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: mafia, hollywood, debt, producer, violence, murder, drug lord, money, gambling, crime, actress, actor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: miami, los angeles, usa, florida, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 21K
Jawbreaker (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 3 of Reagan High School's most popular girls pretend to kidnap their friend by shoving a jawbreaker into the victim's mouth to keep her from screaming. Their plan goes awry when the girl swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. Now the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, satirical, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, friendship, murder, accidental killing, popularity, prank, fashion, teenager, bullying, makeover, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 46K
The Voices (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A mentally unhinged factory worker must decide whether to listen to his talking cat and become a killer, or follow his dog's advice to keep striving for normalcy.
Style: disturbing, offbeat, dark humor, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, psychiatrist, murder, mental illness, killer, gory, danger, violence, small town, factory, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 32K
Redirected (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four friends become stranded in Eastern Europe and have to become hit men, prostitutes, corrupt cops, smugglers and more to make it home.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: death, crimes, crime, casino, wedding, gambling, murder, boss, blood, pack of money, cons and scams, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, lithuania, england, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Larry Donner is a author and writing professor who tutors people who want to write books. Larry's life has become a misery when his Ex-wife has published a book he wrote under her name and has gotten rich over it. Owen Lift, one of Larry's ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: murder, train, resentment, attempted murder, unlikely criminals, crime, writer's life, mother, cons and scams, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Home Sweet Hell (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mona and Don’s seemingly perfect suburban bliss is disrupted by a sexy extortionist and Mona will stop at nothing, including killing the competition, to keep her little slice of heaven.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic
Plot: murder, couple relations, suburbs, extramarital affair, wife, nothing goes right, couples, suburban life, crimes, deadly, disorder, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 10K
Criminal (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Needing a new partner capable of intricate cons, Richard Gaddis, recruits Rodrigo, a crook with a perfect poker face. The two plan a big-time scam: selling a fake Silver Certificate to currency collector William Hannigan. Rodrigo distrusts his new ...
Style: clever, twists and turns, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, crime, concierge, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, partners, crime gone awry, manipulations, mastermind, perfect crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 21K
Gambit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Style: humorous, entertaining, tense, funny, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, cons and scams, verbal byplay, crime gone awry, collector, disorder, dishonesty, partners, farce, employer employee relationship, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 28K
Big Nothing (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A frustrated, unemployed teacher joins forces with a scammer and his girlfriend in a blackmailing scheme.
Style: humorous, semi serious, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: unemployment, priest, blackmail, call center, serial killer, crime, murder, cons and scams, betrayal, crimes, vengeance, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Lucky Numbers (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Russ Richards is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal the TV station's lotto ball girl to rig the state lottery drawing. The numbers come up right, but ...
Style: clever, dark humor, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: weatherman, lottery, tv station, small town, crime, buddies, drugs/alcohol, unlikely criminals, debt, weather, crime gone awry, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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