Movies like Sunburn

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Sunburn (1979)
 5.3
 582
Sunburn (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An enthralling & action-packed comedy-thriller, full of blistering excitement.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: investigation, insurance investigator, crimes, couple relations, private detective, fall in love, working undercover, disco, amateur detective, couples, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, nothing goes right, undercover, comedy of errors, goofy hero, cons and scams, profanity, silly humor, dog, airplane, party, hotel, womanizer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico

Most similar movies to Sunburn

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and semi serious films with plots about disorder, crimes, crime, dishonesty, silly humor, nothing goes right and chase mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Sunburn: Torrente 4: Lethal crisis (2011), A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994), S*P*Y*S (1974), Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970), Big Momma's House (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Torrente 4: Lethal crisis (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Lethal Crisis, the world's most uncouth private eye is framed for a crime he didn't commit in the riotous fourth installment of the Torrente series.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, false accusation, goofy hero, misfit, disorder, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, crimes, crime, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money. During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, fbi, police investigation, track down, undercover, investigation, crimes, master criminal, hidden identity, injustice, disorder, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, egypt, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.6
 831
S*P*Y*S (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two CIA bunglers (Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould) botch a Soviet defection, then both sides mark them for termination.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, exciting ...
Plot: murder, espionage, parody, on the run, secret agents, witnessing a crime, chase, danger, government agency, rivalry, chases and races, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The Charismatic black nationalist leader Rev Deke O'Malley is trying to sell the people of Harlem a dream. Invest $100 in his company and live in Africa. But cops Gravedigger and Coffin know all about Deke and his fraudulent schemes that take ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, police investigation, investigation, odd couple, master criminal, buddies, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, law enforcement, dishonesty, partners, racial slur ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Big Momma's House (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a street-smart FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a beautiful single mother and her son from an escaped convict, he is forced to impersonate a crass Southern granny known as Big Momma in order to remain incognito.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, ridiculous, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: working undercover, disguise, cross dressing, undercover, crime, hidden identity, crimes, physical appearance, fall in love, disorder, female impersonation, surveillance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Scotland, Pa. (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has much smarter. Pat believes she could do better with the place than their boss Norm is doing, so she plans to usurp Norm, convincing ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, witty, talky ...
Plot: restaurant, murder, disorder, parody, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, goofy hero, nothing goes right, law enforcement, couple relations, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: bosnia, europe, former yugoslavia, pennsylvania, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.2
 2K
No Problem (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Sanjay and Akshaye, childhood friends and small time crooks rob a bank managed by Paresh. The two of them specially, Akshaye, on and off contemplates changing tracks and leaving the world of crime. Sanjay on the other hand almost every time manages ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, neo screwball comedy
Plot: heist, misfit partners, chase, gang, crime gone awry, cons and scams, partners, danger, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
You May Not Kiss the Bride (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unassuming pet photographer is thrown into serious action, adventure and romance when he's forced to marry a Croatian bride and spend his honeymoon at a remote tropical resort where she is kidnapped.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, realistic
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: dishonesty, nothing goes right, love and romance, family relations, disorder, couples, couple relations, cons and scams, parents and children, rescue, romance, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Doberman Gang (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a failed bank robbery, an ex-con, an ex-waitress and a few of their friends train a pack of doberman dogs to rob a bank for them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: bank, doberman, heist, bank robbery, dog, crimes, crime, investigation, cons and scams, train, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.9
 47K
Fletch (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A veritable chameleon, investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher might drive his editor up the wall, but he always produces great pieces for the newspaper. When his next story is about the drug trade taking place on the beach, Fletch ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Plot: investigation, undercover, crimes, cons and scams, dishonesty, journalism, insurance, mistaken identity, murder for hire, contract killing, corruption, country club ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, rio de janeiro, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.7
 2K
Hanky Panky (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The complete innocent, Michael Jordon, is drawn into a web of secrecy and government secrets when a girl carrying a mysterious package gets into a taxi with him. When she is later murdered, Michael is the chief suspect and on the run.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: frame up, false accusation, murder, on the run, espionage, hotel, taxi, investigation, protagonist as suspect, crime, nothing goes right, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, witty, exciting, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: corruption, friendship, heist, on the run, crimes, crime, partners against crime, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, partners, master criminal, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, norway, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.1
 774
In Security (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The owners of a failing security company start robbing houses to boost business.
Style: humorous, exciting, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, crimes, crime gone awry, disorder, cons and scams, dishonesty, robbery, danger, couples, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.6
 1K
Bullseye! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael Caine, Roger Moore and Sally Kirkland star as three of the most unlikely rogues to ever score a heist. Hidden away in a vault is a fortune in diamonds, payment for a secret formula two government scientists have unscrupulously sold to the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: scientist, espionage, cons and scams, mistaken identity, disorder, undercover, intrigue, dishonesty, chases and races, goofy hero, nothing goes right, experiment ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Uptown Saturday Night (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sidney Poitier and Bill Cosby team up in this hilarious misadventure as buddies Steve and Wardell, who head uptown to a swanky nightclub. Unfortunately, thieves hit the club and steal Steve's wallet -- which happens to hold a winning lottery ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gambling, lottery, chase, robbery, ghetto, gangsters, crimes, partners, odd couple, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, private detective ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Passion for Danger (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: New York private eye Shamus McCoy likes girls, drink and gambling, but by the look of his flat business can't be too hot. So an offer of $10,000 to finds some diamonds stolen in a daring raid with a flame-thrower is too good to miss. His ...
Style: humorous, witty, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, arms dealing, criminal's revenge, investigation, crime, mystery, amateur detective, crimes, partners against crime, gang, deadly, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.1
 533
Venus & Vegas (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When three Vegas buddies attempt the score of a lifetime, they have to walk a fine line between their girlfriends who want their heads, and the mobsters who want them dead.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, casino, buddies, couple relations, nothing goes right, crimes, rivalry, danger, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), chases and races, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, witty, funny ...
Plot: farce, kidnapping, vengeance, chase, crimes, save the world, comedy of errors, manic, master criminal, law enforcement, fighting crime, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west germany, munich germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Torrente 2: Mission in Marbella (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For this second film in the cult comedy series Torrente takes our fat police officer from Madrid to Marbella in Spain to investigate a villain’s plot to destroy the city with a missile. This James Bond style slapstick comedy became the most ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, goofy hero, gang, investigation, fighting crime, private detective, rivalry, danger, fish out of water, disorder, terrorism, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 951
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: not serious, realistic, witty, clever, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, parody, jewel theft, buddies, crimes, partners, dishonesty, nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, crime, crime gone awry, on the run ...
Time: victorian, 19th century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.2
 493
Flic Story (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Campana, a commissar at the drugs bureau of Paris police gets an undercover job in Nice to catch an Italian-French mafia boss. As he slips into the identity of a gangster's brother, who was already killed, he has to play the role of a loving ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical
Plot: gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish out of water, law enforcement, undercover, crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, nothing goes right, working undercover, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Take the Money and Run (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The life and times of Virgil Starkwell, inept bank robber.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: heist, prison, crime, crimes, goofy hero, hapless, couples, petty criminal, couple relations, cons and scams, misfit, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 50s, 20th century, 60s ...
Place: quebec, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world (and Charles Dreyfus) believe when a dead body is discovered in Clouseau's car after being shot off the road. Naturally, Clouseau knows differently, and taking advantage ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Plot: farce, police detective, presumed dead, crimes, crime, investigation, disorder, incompetent police, silly humor, law enforcement, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, hidden identity, disguise, working undercover, crimes, investigation, law enforcement, teenage life, parents and children, physical appearance, fish out of water, college life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 22K
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, partners, dishonesty, amateur detective, goofy hero, buddies, disorder, cons and scams, justice, brothers, guilty pleasure, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 6K
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, remake of french film ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: farce, private detective, comedy of errors, missing person, silly humor, manipulation, dishonesty, rescue, crime, crimes, reluctant partners, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Boris and Natasha (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The classic Bullwinkle villains Boris and Natasha are brought to life in their first full-length movie. 1992 Sally Kellerman Dave Thomas John Candy Alex Rocco
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, cult film
Plot: rivalry, mysterious character, dishonesty, odd couple, adventure, secret agents, espionage, crimes, danger, escapades, parody, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 2K
Coursier (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: From multicultural Paris to designer Paris, Montmartre to the Champs-Elysées, sleazy sidewalks to high-end galleries... Watch out! Sam the courier is a man on a mission! On his scooter, Sam breaks every rule of the road to make good on the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, tense, exciting, entertaining ...
Plot: chases and races, boss and employee, crimes, race against time, workplace, nothing goes right, couples, disorder, wedding, delivery, father son relationship, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Son of the Pink Panther (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The eighth and last of the Pink Panther series. The illegitimate son of Inspector Clouseau is on the case of the kidnapped Princess Yasmin.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, cult film ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: farce, rescue, kidnapping, police investigation, down on your luck, cons and scams, silly humor, investigation, undercover, law enforcement, deadly, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Assault of the Killer Bimbos (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two go-go dancers, Lulu and Peaches, are framed for the murder of their employer by the real killer, sleazy gangster Vinnie. Picking up waitress Darlene along the way, the three are involved in wild car chases with cops as they head south to cross ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: nightclub, nudity (full frontal - brief), on the run, gangsters, chase, hotel, vigilantism, frame up, graphic violence, car chase, disorder, on the road ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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