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The Whole Ten Yards (2004)
 5.5
 52K
The Whole Ten Yards (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski now spends his days compulsively cleaning his house and perfecting his culinary skills with his wife, Jill, a purported assassin who has yet to pull off a clean hit. Suddenly, an uninvited and unwelcome connection to their past unexpectedly shows up on Jimmy and Jill's doorstep; it's Oz, and he's begging them to help him rescue his wife, Cynthia.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty, realistic, surprise ending, neurotic, funny, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, kidnapping, dentist, gangsters, danger, vengeance, criminal heroes, organized crime, faked death, attempted murder, husband wife relationship, lone hero, happy ending, betrayal, crimes, heist, cooking and food, partners, crime, murder, chases and races, dishonesty, deadly, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and sexy films with plots about chase, crimes, crime, vengeance, storytelling, catastrophe and mentor mostly in Crime, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Whole Ten Yards: Wild Target (2010), The Big Hit (1998), 3000 Miles to Graceland (2001), Kill Me Three Times (2014), Shade (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Whole Nine Yards (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mobster named Jimmy the Tulip agrees to cooperate with an FBI investigation in order to stay out of prison; he's relocated by the authorities to a life of suburban anonymity as part of a witness protection program. It's not long before a ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hitman, mafia, murder, fish out of water, farce, crime, comedy of errors, misfit, love affair, unlikely partners, opposites attract, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada, usa, montreal, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 34K
Wild Target (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Victor Maynard is a middle-aged, solitary assassin, who lives to please his formidable mother, despite his own peerless reputation for lethal efficiency. His professional routine is interrupted when he finds himself drawn to one of his intended ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, exciting, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hitman, apprentice, assassin, surveillance, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, danger, reluctant partners, crime, love and romance, dishonesty, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 27K
The Big Hit (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Affable hit man Melvin Smiley is constantly being scammed by his cutthroat colleagues in the life-ending business. So, when he and his fellow assassins kidnap the daughter of an electronics mogul, it's naturally Melvin who takes the fall when ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, kidnapping, crime, crimes, danger, cons and scams, woman in danger, husband wife relationship, hostage, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
3000 Miles to Graceland (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: It was an ingenious enough plan: rob the Riviera Casino's count room during an Elvis impersonator convention. But Thomas Murphy decided to keep all the money for himself and shot all his partners, including recently-freed ex-con Michael Zane. ...
Style: realistic, twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, casino, helicopter, faked death, death, kidnapping, robbery, mass murder, trial, prison, disguise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Kill Me Three Times (2014)
Genre: Action, 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, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, assassin, assassination attempt, small town, deadly, disorder, dishonesty, rivalry, danger, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 12K
Shade (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tiffany, Charlie and Vernon are con artists looking to up the ante from their typical scams. They figure a good way of doing this is taking down Dean "The Dean" Stevens, a well-known cardsharp, in a rigged game. However, they first need ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, betrayal, dishonesty, crimes, vengeance, gangsters, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, rivalry, cons and scams, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 5K
Wise Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, nothing goes right, hitman, mafia, frame up, buddies, criminal heroes, goofy hero, heist, siblings relations, cons and scams, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotel, gangsters, vengeance, human nature, partners, deadly, disorder, dishonesty, farce, aging, crime, golden years ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, miami, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 274K
RED (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent, Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive and uncover his assailants.
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, cia, on the run, retired, spy, chase, retirement, alarm, hitman, kidnapping, fbi, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, washington d.c., cleveland ohio, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 98K
The Mexican (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jerry Welbach, a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "the Mexican"... or suffer the consequences. The second is from his ...
Style: realistic, twists and turns, humorous, witty, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, criminal heroes, on the road, one last job, hitman, nothing goes right, disorder, fish out of water, crime, escapades, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, las vegas, nevada, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Johnny Dangerously (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother's skyrocketing medical bills.
Style: humorous, funny, light, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: organized crime, crime, rivalry, dishonesty, disorder, cons and scams, rise to the top, goofy hero, gangsters, crime boss, criminal's revenge, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1910s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 19K
Mad Money (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three female employees of the Federal Reserve plot to steal money that is about to be destroyed.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: cons and scams, heist, workplace, bank robbery, unlikely criminals, society, dishonesty, crime, criminal heroes, money, crimes, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kansas, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: street gang, crime, gang, family relations, fish out of water, partners, disorder, gangsters, hip hop, ghetto, parents and children, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hollywood Homicide (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Joe Gavilan (Harrison Ford) and his new partner K. C. Calden (Josh Hartnett), are detectives on the beat in Tinseltown. Neither one of them really wants to be a cop, Gavilan moonlights as a real estate broker, and Calden is an aspiring actor ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, murder, hip hop, partners against crime, reluctant partners, hollywood, law enforcement, crimes, odd couple, chase, foot chase, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 150K
RED 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Retired C.I.A. agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, spy, race against time, on the run, exploding airplane, secret agents, mercenary, chase, secret service, hitman, super weapon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, england, usa, europe, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 19K
Big Trouble (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of how a mysterious suitcase brings together, and changes, the lives of a divorced dad, an unhappy housewife, two hitmen, a pair of street thugs, two love struck teens, two FBI men and a psychedelic toad. Based on Pulitzer Prize-winning ...
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: hitman, columnist, hijacking, crime, disorder, deadly, petty criminal, family relations, nuclear, nothing goes right, save the day, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 6K
Scorched (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, bank robber, bank, desert, crime, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, friends, small town, boss and employee, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 46K
Masterminds (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, intense, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, armored car, crime, workplace, unlikely criminals, workplace situations, cons and scams, criminal heroes, dishonesty, armored car robbery, surveillance, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, year 2004 ...
Place: usa, southern usa, mexico, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
National Security (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.
Style: humorous, feel good, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, heroes, investigation, danger, crimes, unlikely partners, law enforcement, chase, police, life philosophy, stereotypes, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Madigan's Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, disorder, heist, track down, dishonesty, partners, crime gone awry, chase, goofy hero, crime, money, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
How to Rob a Bank (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Caught in the middle of a bank robbery, a slacker and a bank employee become the ones who arbitrate the intense situation.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, on the run, partners, law enforcement, master criminal, betrayal, bank, chase, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.8
 7K
7 Seconds (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, tough heroes, chases and races, criminal heroes, rivalry, disorder, dishonesty, kidnapping, one man army, daring rescue, hostage, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 18K
My Blue Heaven (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: FBI agent Barney Coopersmith is assigned to protect former Mafia figure turned informant Vincent Antonelli. In the witness protection program one is supposed to keep a low profile, but that is something that Antonelli has trouble doing. Coopersmith ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, entertaining, talky ...
Plot: witness protection, fish out of water, district attorney, hitman, fbi, gangsters, crime, witnessing a crime, special agents, goofy hero, hidden identity, testimony ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, europe, usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 1K
Montana (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A seasoned enforcer is given the seemingly routine task of finding the Boss's runaway mistress, Kitty. However Kitty is involved in plans to overthrow the Boss and this routine task gets very complicated.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, on the run, cancer, murder, boss, terminal illness, gangsters, criminal's revenge, chases and races, fugitives, crime, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Real McCoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Karen McCoy is released from prison with nothing but the clothes on her back. Before being incarcerated Karen was the bank robber of her time, but now she wishes for nothing more than to settle down and start a new life. Unfortunately between a ...
Style: suspenseful, entertaining, suspense, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, chase, rivalry, disorder, heist, vengeance, bank, kidnapping, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 63K
Bandits (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they've kidnapped.
Style: humorous, feel good, twists and turns, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, love triangle, friendship, reward, jealousy, romance, robbery, crime, buddies, criminal heroes, surveillance, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, clever, suspense ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, love triangle, on the run, parody, crimes, danger, legal, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 21K
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, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, goofy hero, cons and scams, partners, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, justice, brothers, guilty pleasure, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 6K
Once a Thief (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: John Woo directs this action-packed comedy that stars Chow Yun-Fat, Leslie Cheung and Cherie Chung as a trio of art thieves who grew up together as orphans under the tutelage of a cruel crime boss named Chow (Kenneth Tsang). Although Red Bean ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: chase, martial arts, betrayal, friendship, cons and scams, vengeance, gangsters, heist, crimes, friends, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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