Movies like Dennis P.

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Dennis P. (2007)
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Dennis P. (2007)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Comedy inspired by the true story of Dennis P, who became Holland's biggest diamond thief, when he walked away with the entire 20 million euros stock of an international diamond trader, using a microwave oven as a swagbag.
Plot: diamond theft, heist, hospital, restaurant, beach, airport, father son relationship, diamond, funeral, bank vault, mercedes benz, bare breasts, bathing, box, microwave oven
Place: mexico

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Most similar movies to Dennis P.

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and humorous films with plots about murder, crimes, heist, gun, beach, love and romance and couples mostly in Crime, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like Dennis P.: 48 Hours to Acapulco (1967), Buster (1988), Grijpstra & De Gier (1979), Real Time (2002), The Harvest (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
48 Hours to Acapulco (1967)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man gets caught up in criminal activities in order to fulfill his desire for an easy life.
Plot: murder, bandit, gangsters, female nudity, beach, airport, shower, scotch whiskey, swimming pool
Place: rome italy, mexico, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 4K
Buster (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Buster is a small time crook who pulls a big time job. When he finds that the police will not let the case drop, he goes into hiding and can't contact his wife and child. He arranges to meet them in Mexico where he thinks they can begin again, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: heist, train travel, manhunt, on the run, pregnancy, train robbery, train, robbery, police investigation, disorder, couples, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: mexico, london, scotland yard, england, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Grijpstra & De Gier (1979)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Detectives Grijpstra and De Gier are sent to investigate the case of a man who apparently hanged himself in a center for oriental meditation. It is ruled as suicide and the case seems to be closed, but the same night there is an attempted break in. ...
Plot: murder, heroin addict, deception, murder of a nude woman, drugs, sex, police, female nudity, motorcycle, cocaine, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.0
 115
Real Time (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A band of robbers steal money from a winery. The passion for a woman, makes them begin to covet another part of the booty that they deserve. First film shot in a single take in the history of cinema. Certified by Guinness World Records
Plot: armored car robbery, criminal gang, betrayal, murder, heist, caper
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Television made him famous, but his biggest hits happened off screen. Television producer by day, CIA assassin by night, Chuck Barris was recruited by the CIA at the height of his TV career and trained to become a covert operative. Or so Barris said.
Style: non-linear, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: double agent, double life, hitman, intrigue, cia, love and romance, artists and showbiz, tv show, secret agents, crimes, government agency, dark humor ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s ...
Place: mexico, new york, latin america, usa, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.4
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The Harvest (1993)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A screenwriter is sent to Mexico to develop a story that can be used to wrap up a movie presently in production. Given a very short time allotment, the writer immerses himself in the seamier side of a Mexican beach resort, but soon finds himself ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, psychological, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: beach, murder, screenwriter, crimes, vengeance, writer's life, serial killer, black market, urban legend, spider, mind game, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Ciske the Rat (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Lovable Amsterdam street urchin, 11 year old Ciske is nevertheless much in need of love as the German 1955 title suggests. He is a scamp with a heart of gold. He causes havoc in the classroom pouring ink over his teacher yet when a polio-crippled ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, gloomy, captivating
Plot: coming of age, abuse, murder, family relations, injustice, prostitute, misfit, youth, hardcase students, society, single parent, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s, year 1934
Place: amsterdam, holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.0
 90K
Out of Sight (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Meet Jack Foley, a smooth criminal who bends the law and is determined to make one last heist. Karen Sisco is a federal marshal who chooses all the right moves … and all the wrong guys. Now they're willing to risk it all to find out if ...
Style: sexy, witty, romantic, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: heist, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, bank robbery, hot and sexy, opposites attract, romance, partners in crime, criminal heroes, love and romance, robbery, jewel theft, career criminal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, detroit, miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Lewis & Clark & George (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A sultry woman joins an illiterate killer and a brainy hacker, both escaped convicts, to search for gold.
Style: neo noir, exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, prison, gold, murder, jealousy, prostitute, betrayal, crimes, on the run, treasure hunt, dishonesty, lovers on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 125
Under My Nails (2012)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Puerto Rican salon employee is forced to confront her own erotic desires when she becomes obsessed with the violent sexual tendencies of her new neighbors.
Plot: watching sex, murder, death of father, masturbation, beach, funeral, drowning, female nudity, murderer, violent sex, oral sex, latin ...
Place: bronx new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Return of Jewel Thief (1996)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The British Government admits to taking the priceless Kohinoor diamond from India, but agree to loan it for an exhibition to a multi-millionaire Vinay Kumar.
Plot: restaurant, princess, bomb, father son relationship, ambition, jewel thief, old man, rescue, media, ex convict, murder, helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 54K
Masterminds (2016)
Genre: Biography, 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, semi serious, funny, intense ...
Plot: heist, armored car, crimes, workplace, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, dishonesty, cons and scams, workplace situations, armored car robbery, surveillance, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: usa, southern usa, north carolina, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 3K
Blue Iguana (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: He's a low level criminal with no future and just out of prison. She's a low level lawyer never noticed by others, a lost soul without a life. Their anger and hostility makes them serious criminals. Love happens in the strangest of places.
Style: captivating, suspense, entertaining, exciting
Plot: heist gone wrong, freedom, jewel theft, diamond theft, ambush, gunfight, diamond, escapades, new life, ex convict, parole, cons and scams ...
Place: new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Generous Lover (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Graphic artist Peter Heg has been abandoned by his wife. He now has to take care of the upbringing of his ten-year-old son Tommie. One of Peter's tasks is to take Tommie to school, where he encounters a collection of horny mothers every ...
Plot: photographer, father son relationship, female nudity, dog, airport, male nudity, bicycle, sex, chicken, sex scene, checkers, squash ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
 3K
Loving Ibiza (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Kevin (Jan Kooijman) is a young footballer who recently made a multimillion deal by transferring to FC Barcelona. He hardly realizes what is happening to him. Too young, too rich, too beautiful. His girlfriend Elza (Kim Feenstra) knows how Kevin ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, sexy ...
Plot: nightlife, couple relations, friends, lifestyle, love and romance, older woman younger man relationship, couples, fall in love, sex, club, family relations, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ibiza, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Demented Death Farm Massacre (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A gang of four thieves, having stolen over a million dollars worth of gems, are driving through the remote hill roads of the Carolinas when their jeep runs out of gas. A local moonshiner and his wife offer the strangers a place to stay until they ...
Style: cult film
Plot: voyeurism, lust, hillbilly, diamond theft, heist, religious fanatic, runaway, murder, voyeur, tall woman, redneck, car chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 2K
Odd Job (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An unemployed factory worker takes a job as a hit man to make ends meet.
Plot: unemployed, lottery, beer, restaurant, factory, church, police station, hospital, hotel room, beach, love, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Sex Life of the Belgians (1994)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jan Bocquoy narrates the story of his sexual life to age 28, imagining his conception (parents drunk, the encounter lasting ten seconds) and reporting his first orgasm (at the hands of Eddy, in a beach-side caravan, as they watch Laurel and Hardy), ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspense, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: womanizer, family relations, beach, satire, writer's life, politics, lifestyle, youth, artists and showbiz, society, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 50s, 20th century, year 1978 ...
Place: brussels, belgium, europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Rx (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: What is meant to be a weekend party across the border soon becomes a heartbreaking journey that tests the boundaries of companionship, romantic love and personal ethics.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, road movie
Plot: on the road, police, death, crimes, drug dealing, getting home, friendship, border, mexican border, murder, death of friend, drug traffic ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 375
La Cucaracha (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A desperate writer fights for survival when the Mexican mob involves him in murder.
Style: neo noir, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: hitman, vengeance, hospital, desert, dark humor, redemption, haunted by the past, rivalry, crimes, writer's life, betrayal, death of son ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Nothing to Lose (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Johan has been locked up - wrongly in his opinion - for the murder of his father and little sister. His mother is the only one who can prove his innocence, but he hasn't been able to contact her for years. When he is transferred within the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, murder, serial killer, teenage life, confined, obsessive quest, crimes, criminal, mental illness, escape, court ...
Time: contemporary
Place: netherlands, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: parody, humorous, witty, clever, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, jewel theft, disorder, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, dishonesty, buddies, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, on the run, betrayal, partners ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 5K
Godforsaken! (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two small town Dutch boys whose socially unnatural friendship is so close, they care nothing for human or divine rules and lose all grip on reality, sliding into violent crime.
Style: captivating, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hitman, gang, friendship, pregnancy, crimes, criminal heroes, organized crime, gangsters, suburbs, love triangle, love, friends ...
Time: 90s, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, humorous, tense ...
Plot: heist, prison escape, criminal, bank robber, investigation, evidence, old man, widow, prison, chase, lie, secret ...
Time: 80s, year 1979, year 1945, year 1955, year 1966 ...
Place: texas, usa, missouri, dallas texas, montana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 740
The Wrong Man (1993)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: US merchant sailor Alex Walker (Kevin Anderson) is stranded in Mexico, penniless and wanted by the police. He meets and joins up with an unlikely couple - ageing but likeable shit Phillip Mills (John Lithgow) and young sexy, frustated wife Missy ...
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: love triangle, chase, on the road, on the run, police, injustice, beach, couples, disorder, frame up, couple relations, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Tintorera: Killer Shark (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Two shark hunters flirt with an attractive British lady while hunting down a large tiger shark terrorizing the Mexican East coast.
Style: serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: beach, shark, shark attack, ship, love affair, looking for sex, ocean, couples, adventurer, womanizer, dangerous animal, gay ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Love and a .45 (1994)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Small-time criminal Watty Watts attempts to rob a convenience store with his drug-addict buddy, Billy Mack Black. The robbery, however, leads to murder, and soon Watty leaves Billy behind and goes on the run with his beloved girlfriend, Starlene. ...
Style: road movie, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: white trash, lovers on the run, murder, crimes, crime gone awry, chase, hostage, psychopath, disorder, odd couple, partners, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Yesterday Once More (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Mr. and Mrs. To are wealthy, creative jewel thieves who divorce for no apparent reason after a successful diamond heist. A year later, she's engaged to the son of a rich woman who begrudgingly lets her son give his fiancée a family heirloom ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: criminal heroes, romance, dishonesty, crimes, couples, breakup, heist, infidelity, true love, jewel thief, husband wife relationship, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Finland, Mexico, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1931, following the success of the film Battleship Potemkin, Soviet filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein travels to the city of Guanajuato, Mexico, to shoot a new film. Freshly rejected by Hollywood, Eisenstein soon falls under Mexico’s spell. ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, realistic, serious
Plot: filmmaking, movie business, fall in love, love and romance, artists and showbiz, director, love triangle, husband wife relationship, day of the dead, russian, hollywood, erection ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936, year 1917, year 1948 ...
Place: mexico, ussr, latin america, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 11K
Locked Down (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: During a COVID-19 lockdown, sparring couple Linda and Paxton call a truce to attempt a high-risk jewellery heist at one of the world's most exclusive department stores, Harrods.
Style: tense, captivating, romantic
Plot: jewel theft, pandemic, divorced couple, quarantine, robbery, heist, crimes, male female relationship, theft, love and romance, convenience store robbery, bandit ...
Time: 2020s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%