Movies like Very Bad Things

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Very Bad Things (1998)
 6.3
 43K
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: humorous, not serious, dark humor, suspenseful, semi serious, disturbing, funny, intense, clever, biting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, friends, wedding, love and romance, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, uncover truth, investigation, wedding preparations and rituals, wrongfully committed, violence, death, desert, strangulation, prostitute, hotel, marijuana, psychopath, cocaine, blood, justice, crimes, agent, partners, unsupportive friend ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, nevada, california, usa

Most similar movies to Very Bad Things

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, clever, humorous and semi serious films with plots about crimes, mentor, brutality, dialogue, murder, storytelling and death mostly in Crime, Comedy 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: cynical, witty, realistic, dark humor, suspense ...
Plot: murder, advertising, contests and competitions, vengeance, workplace intrigue, advertising agency, rise to the top, unlikely criminals, frame up, midlife crisis, boss, sailing ...
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, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: heist, painting, island, attempted murder, strangulation, murder, cat, tunnel, garbage, crime, crime gone awry, family relations ...
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: dark humor, witty, tense, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: politics, murder, sexism, death, hypocrisy, crime, culture clash, liberal, society, unlikely criminals, racism, racist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: semi serious, humorous, suspense, twist ending, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, hostage, psychopath, attempted murder, crime, police investigation, gangsters, assassin, faked death, kidnapping, murder for hire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 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, realistic, semi serious, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug abuse, countryside, crimes, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crime, buddies, partners, dishonesty, disorder, marijuana ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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, clever, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, desert, psychopath, false accusation, mechanic, bar, fbi, widow, crime, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, mind game, deadly, death, student, party, violence, woman in danger, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: boat, murder, couples, deadly, dishonesty, infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, crimes, investigation, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, blood, bakery, cleaning lady, samurai sword, decapitation, dangerous attraction, obsession, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, colombia, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, corruption, wedding, stripper, gangsters, romance, love, couples, dishonesty, disorder, infidelity, accountant ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, minnesota, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, clever, semi serious, witty, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotel, gangsters, vengeance, deadly, disorder, human nature, aging, friends, farce, partners, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, miami, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: bar fight, stripper, friendship, crime, partners, buddies, dishonesty, disorder, love and romance, nothing goes right, cons and scams, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, los angeles, california, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 26K
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: realistic, exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, frame up, media, murder, mexican standoff, partners, journalism, chases and races, crimes, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: sexy, suspenseful, realistic, witty, stylized ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, murder, femme fatale, assassin, mystery, investigation, love and romance, dishonesty, obsession, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, salt lake city utah, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
 64K
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: witty, humorous, dark humor, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, clubbing, nothing goes right, disorder, bad trip, stripper, rave, hit and run, actor, christmas, crime, bisexual man ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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: suspenseful, clever, realistic, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: murder, arson, frame up, femme fatale, false accusation, dentist, betrayal, crime, life turned upside down, unlikely criminals, crimes, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, clever, humorous, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, assassin, crimes, small town, dishonesty, disorder, deadly, cons and scams, woman in danger, assassination attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: dark humor, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: murder, deadly, suburbs, disorder, couples, couple relations, nothing goes right, suburban life, crimes, wife, extramarital affair, nude woman murdered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
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, talky, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, crime, kidnapping, crime gone awry, crimes, screenwriter, dishonesty, mob boss, partners in crime, dog, gangster, thief ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1963, year 1954, year 1947 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 22K
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, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, murder, friendship, prank, popularity, accidental killing, teenager, fashion, bullying, makeover, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: dark humor, humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: lottery, weatherman, small town, tv station, criminal heroes, crime, nothing goes right, couple relations, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, sexualized violence, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Death in Brunswick (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A reserved man in need of a job, Carl Fitzgerald finds employment at a Greek restaurant. Upon meeting waitress Sophie, Carl begins dating the attractive woman. Though it seems things are improving for Carl, an unexpected situation leads to the death ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, not serious, semi serious ...
Plot: friends, family relations, workplace, workplace romance, buddies, disorder, down on your luck, love and romance, parents and children, life is a bitch, crimes, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: australia, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hostel: Part III (2011)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set in Las Vegas, the film centers on a man who attends his best friend's bachelor party, unaware of an insidious agenda that plays into hunting humans.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, psychopath, gory, hotel, crimes, escapades, confined, danger, captivity, survival, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 22K
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, collector, cons and scams, crime gone awry, disorder, verbal byplay, dishonesty, partners, employer employee relationship, farce, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 76K
Heathers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl who halfheartedly tries to be part of the "in crowd" of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics: by killing the popular kids.
Style: witty, dark humor, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, suicide, teenage life, suicide attempt, diary, sociopath, teen angst, teenage love, youth, anti conformity, gay slur, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, psycho film, witty, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: housewife, serial killer, murder, suburban life, courtroom, female killer, dentist, masturbation, court, perfectionist, crime, mental illness ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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, twists and turns, semi serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: blackmail, unemployment, priest, call center, crime, cons and scams, crimes, disorder, dishonesty, betrayal, partners, layoff ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
 70K
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: humorous, semi serious, intense, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: mafia, debt, producer, drug lord, hollywood, money, gambling, crime, cons and scams, gangsters, violence, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: miami, los angeles, usa, florida, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.3
 91K
The Counselor (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A lawyer finds himself in far over his head when he attempts to get involved in drug trafficking.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cocaine, femme fatale, nihilism, crime gone awry, life turned upside down, crime, drug dealing, nothing goes right, drug traffic, danger, criminal heroes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa, texas, arizona, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 33K
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, rough, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: death, crimes, crime, corruption, murder, gambling, boss, pack of money, wedding, blood, casino, smuggling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, lithuania, england, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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