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Excuse Me Darling, But Lucas Loved Me (1996)
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Excuse Me Darling, But Lucas Loved Me (1996)
Original name: Perdona bonita, pero Lucas me quería a mí
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Until Lucas appeared in their lives, Dani, Carlos and Toni had a quiet life with no major concerns. They shared almost everything: the house, housework, dogs, his homosexual tendencies and debts. It was these that forced them to rent one of the bedrooms of their floor. Then came Lucas, his hair long, his charming smile, and his muscular body to completely change the life and destiny of their lovers home. Lucas is found dead but ... Who killed him? All had reasons to do so, or maybe none.
Style: humorous, dark humor, realistic, cynical, semi serious
Plot: murder mystery, crimes, friends, love triangle, crime, graphic violence, love and romance, fall in love, murder, who done it, dishonesty, gender, police investigation, gays and lesbians, disorder, deadly, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, gay, female director, male homosexuality, homosexuality, gay interest
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about crimes, murder, disorder, deadly, dishonesty, crime and couples mostly in Comedy, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Excuse Me Darling, But Lucas Loved Me: Boystown (2007), Shout Out (1998), Everything Must Go (1996), The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992), Not Love, Just Frenzy (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
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Boystown (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Victor works in a real estate agency in the well-known Chueca neighborhood of Madrid. He hides a terrible secret: he makes apartments available for sale by murdering the old ladies owners that live in them. Then, refurbishes and decorates the ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, gay couple, who done it, parents and children, family relations, couples, gender, gentrification, real estate agent, inheritance, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 130
Shout Out (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: TV host Miranda Vega heads a variety talk-show format. Confronted with plummeting ratings, she is forced to try a different approach that brings singing hookers, drug addicts, and other no-talents into the studio. Miranda feuds with lesbian actress ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, not serious, suspense ...
Plot: workplace situations, media satire, showbiz, tv show, chaos and mayhem, parody, artists and showbiz, workplace, gays and lesbians, media, satire, chaos ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Everything Must Go (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tony is a homosexual law student who quits his studies. With a van and a handful of cash, he hits the road hoping to become a salesman. This, however, turns out to be harder than he expected.
Style: offbeat, witty, clever, humorous, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, nothing goes right, youth, dishonesty, gender, unlikely partners, friends, working the system, disorder, foe turned friend, gays and lesbians, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Betty Lou is a librarian in a very small town. Her husband is a police detective who takes her for granted. Betty Lou is the ultimate mouse. After a gangland figure is mysteriously murdered in town, Betty Lou finds the murder weapon, but can't ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, sexy ...
Plot: murder, librarian, small town, police investigation, crime, crimes, law enforcement, amateur detective, investigation, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Not Love, Just Frenzy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: From the land of Almodovar comes a hot new film about drugs, sex & everything else!
Style: sexual, humorous, dark humor, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, nightclub, transsexual, infidelity, love affair, looking for love, strong sexual content, couples, twentysomething life, gender bending, fall in love, farce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 12K
Kika (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Kika, a young cosmetologist, is called to the mansion of Nicolas, an American writer to make-up the corpse of his stepson, Ramon. Ramon, who is not dead, is revived by Kika's attentions and she then moves in with him. They might live happily ...
Style: sexual, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, photographer, media satire, love triangle, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, deadly, gays and lesbians, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, journalism ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 828
Plain Clothes (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: To prove his brother's innocence, undercover officer Nick enrolls in high school again, dealing with crushes, bullies, humiliations, popularity swings, and quirky teachers and staff to find the real murderer.
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: murder, high school, undercover, undercover cop, siblings relations, working undercover, fall in love, high school life, teenage life, power relations, social relations, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Killer Housewives (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Madrid, Azu's husband Filipe is smug and boorish, but it's his money she slips to family members constantly in need of cash and that she uses to buy gifts for her lover, Pablo. Things start to fall apart when Pablo wants to leave her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, sexual, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, paranoia, love triangle, family problems, couples, psychopath, crimes, love and romance, crime, deadly, mentally challenged, housewife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.0
 1K
Living It Up (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lola, a Mexican waitress working in Madrid, befriends a 30-year-old suicidal man who has borrowed $1,000,000 to spend on his last day on Earth, knowing he will be killed anyway if he fails to return the money. After meeting Lola, however, he decides ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: mafia, debt, fall in love, danger, romance, gangsters, crimes, young lovers, crime, love, waitress, profanity ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 466
The Scenesters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Someone is killing beautiful young Hipsters in East L.A. Charlie is a crime scene cleaner working for Aftershocks Inc. with a penchant for Sherlock Holmes type deduction. Wallace is an out-of-luck filmmaker working as a crime scene videographer. The ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, fish out of water, film within a film, serial killer, crimes, deadly, disorder, who done it, amateur detective, filmmaker, hipster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 719
Say I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unlikely couple fake a relationship to win a TV game show prize. Wannabe actress Estrella dreams of becoming a hostess on a romance reality-TV show presented by Amador Rosales. Meanwhile, movie usher and film buff Victor, who hates such reality ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: tv show, fall in love, dishonesty, media, unlikely couple, couples, disorder, love and romance, romance, aspiring actor, ladykiller, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Crimen imperfecto (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two private detectives called Salomon (Fernando Fernan-Gomez) and Torcuato (Jose Luis Lopez Vazquez), are engaged in questionable conduct research and work reports
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, psychedelic
Plot: detective agency, disguise, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, crime, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, disorder, crimes, friends, crime gone awry, drug dealing ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gaudi Afternoon (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American abroad finds herself falling in with an eccentric group of fellow expatriates in Spain in this comedy. Cassandra (Judy Davis) is a nomadic American who finds herself stranded in Spain, where she's found temporary work translating ...
Style: semi serious, talky, entertaining, intense, realistic ...
Plot: translator, eccentric family, comedy of errors, family relations, women, eccentricity, kick-butt women, amateur detective, creativity, dysfunctional family, betrayal, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, europe, barcelona spain, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 11K
Common Wealth (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Julia finds 300 million pesetas hidden in a dead man's house while selling an apartment. She's a 40-ish real estate agent now forced to face the wrath of a very peculiar community (of neighbors), headed by an unscrupulous administrator. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, unusual plot structure, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: real estate agent, greed, neighbor, murder, fish out of water, deadly, crime, crimes, dishonesty, stolen money, conflict, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, tokyo, brazil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sleepless in Madrid (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eva, Alba y Juan are the protagonist of the story. Eva gives birth to Marina, Alba has just been left by her boyfriend. And Juan is happily married. Their paths intersect one night and their lifes will change forever.
Style: humorous, offbeat, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: profanity, sexual content, bittersweet, insomnia, drugs/alcohol, couples, introspection, wedding, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, babies and infants ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Semen, a Love Sample (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A biologist in an insemination clinic unexpectedly falls in love with a free-spirited trapeze artist and the idea of fathering her child. A hilarious romantic comedy about love at first sight, with complications to follow...and more laughs than you ...
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, strong sexual content, couples, disorder, clinic, pregnancy, fall in love, love and romance, female director, acrobat, masturbation, biologist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Biggest Robbery Never Told (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas Santos, named El Santo is petty thief going continuously in and out of jail. Tired of small thefts, he aims to strike a blow that makes him famous and become the star of all media. His wife Lucia, a comprehensive and sweet woman, while ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heist, unlikely criminals, ambition, comedy of errors, disorder, museum, partners, crimes, nothing goes right, misfit partners, desire for fame, criminal gang ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Moon in a Bottle (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zeta has a month to hand in a novel she has been commissioned to write and every day she searches for inspiration among the strange customers who are regulars at the Café Rossignol. There she becomes close to Alicia, a pretty waitress who ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: desire for fame, fall in love, ambition, friends, writer's life, love and romance, bar, ghost writer, artists and showbiz, blind ambition, donkey, cafe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Coffee, Kill Boss (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When ten executives secretly meet to sell off their company, they're murdered one by one in this darkly comedic romp through the halls of corporate America.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, deadly, betrayal, deception, conspiracy, deal, boss, office, knife, condom, business, coffee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Wait for Me in Heaven (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pepe Soriano plays a Madrid shopkeeper who is kidnapped by henchmen of Franco in this political comedy. After his kidnapping, he is forced to become the dictator's double for many official ceremonies. Due to his long and unexplained absence, ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, captivating, biting ...
Plot: satire, politics, society, hidden identity, dishonesty, state affairs, switching roles, kidnapping, disorder, palace, civil war, politician ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.2
 523
Lonely Street (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bubba Mabry, a gullible private detective, becomes the prime suspect in a tabloid reporter's murder after being hired to snoop on him by a mysterious celebrity.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: private detective, murder, who done it, uncover truth, investigation, goofy hero, journalism, amateur detective, disorder, celebrity culture, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Who Do I Gotta Kill? (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Who says crime doesn't pay? The mob will pay Jimmy Corona anything to stay away. But, then again, so would most people. His agent brushes off Jimmy's latest book proposal: detailing the conspiracy between Lee Harvey Oswald and Marylin ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: deadly, assassination, dishonesty, crime, murder, down on your luck, graphic violence, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, gangsters, breakup, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 4K
Nadine (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hairdresser Nadine Hightower wants to retrieve the risqué photos she once posed for, but when she visits the photographer at his office, he's murdered by an intruder. Nadine talks her estranged husband, Vernon, into going along when she ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Plot: murder, romance, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, odd couple, hidden identity, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, dangerous attraction, cons and scams, murder mystery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, 1950s, 1930s ...
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Michelle Apartments (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A black comedy that sees a man on a business trip gets mixed up in the lives of the inhabitants of a low-rent apartment building, including a femme fatale with murder on her mind.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: small town, hotel, murder, intrigue, small town life, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, frame up, couple relations, couples, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 615
Grace Quigley (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Grace Quigley is nearing the end of her life, living alone in her New York apartment. One day she witnesses a murder being committed by top hit-man, Seymour Flint. She decides to blackmail him into killing her, however, she has one or two friends he ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, crimes, elderly, forgery, deadly, parents and children, murder, cons and scams, dishonesty, golden years, graphic violence, old age ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 398
Careless (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wiley Roth finds a severed human finger in his kitchen one night. Understandably freaked out, in a search across Los Angeles that brings them in contact with psychics, ineffectual police, crooked taxidermists, mysterious neighbors who might be on ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, obsession, friendship, nothing goes right, partners, best friends, danger, reluctant partners, crimes, mystery, stalking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Woman in the Rain (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, love and romance, romance, parallel world, destiny, fall in love, road not taken, love affair, multiple outcomes, rain
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 941
Jinxed! (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harold, a professional gambler, and his girlfriend Bonita, a lounge singer, follow Willie, a young blackjack dealer, around the western U.S. Harold has a jinx on Willie and can't lose with him. Bonita and Willie meet and fall for each other and ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: gambling, casino, hitman, dishonesty, deadly, murder, ambition, crime, crimes, betrayal, couples, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Three Many Weddings (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman attends wedding of successive men in her life, though she gets to find a soul mate.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, looking for love, nothing goes right, love and romance, singleness, couples, disorder, romance, fall in love, falling in love, personal growth, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 1K
Serial Lover (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Claire Doste is about to reach the age of 35 and has everything one dreams of, such as having four boyfriends and a creative job in a publishing house specialising in crime novels. One day, she invites all of her boyfriends to her birthday dinner so ...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: murder, deadly, serial killer, disorder, looking for love, thirty something, writers, gory, crimes, crime, police, death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%