Movies like Flatfoot in Africa

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Flatfoot in Africa (1978)
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Flatfoot in Africa (1978)
Original name: Piedone l'africano
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Commissary Rizzo in Napoli gets a message from a policeman from South Africa who wants to meet him. Immediatlz before this meeting the south African policeman is killed. Dying he shows Rizzo a picture of his little son Bodo. Riyyo travels to Johannesburg to find out what the policeman was working on and to find Bodo.
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safari, heroes, gang, crimes, graphic violence, escapades, law enforcement, against the odds, tough law enforcer, airplane, police officer, police, desert, party, murder, car chase, ambulance, boy, orphan, drug traffic, trap, bus, museum, child, diamond mine ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: south africa, africa, italy, naples italy, napoli italy

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Most similar movies to Flatfoot in Africa

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, suspenseful and humorous films with plots about crimes, law enforcement, gangsters, police, chases and races, rivalry and heroes mostly in Action, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Flatfoot in Africa: The Knock Out Cop (1973), I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979), Crime Busters (1977), Singham Returns (2014), Freebie and the Bean (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Knock Out Cop (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This cop doesn't carry a gun - his fist is loaded!
Style: exciting, not serious, realistic, humorous, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, martial arts, chase, heroes, graphic violence, tough heroes, escapades, drug dealing, one man army, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: naples italy, africa, napoli italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Flatfoot in Egypt (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Police Commissioner Rizzo, Bigfoot (Piedone by nickname) and Marshal Caputo go to Egypt and look for Professor Cerullo, who is missing. The professor has discovered an insect that can smell where oil is and lots of criminals are interested in it. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, silly humor, escapades, heroes, crimes, partners, law enforcement, missing person, prosecution, investigation, fistfight, police commissioner ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don't like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by beating the hell out of him and his gang, left and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: animals, adventure, save the day, partners, siblings relations, reluctant partners, odd couple, disorder, family relations, fight, hunter, animal life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Trinity: Good Guys and Bad Guys (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caught was released from jail. He immediately went to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, gang, disorder, friendship, heist, crime gone awry, partners, dishonesty, confined, crimes, gangsters, missing person ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Crime Busters (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An attempted robbery turns to be an unexpected recruitment when two unemployed men mistakenly break into a police office instead of a store.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, police, criminal heroes, heist, law enforcement, odd couple, partners against crime, misfit, buddies, gangsters, gang, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Flatfoot in Hong Kong (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Piedone (Bigfoot) Rizzo is accused of drug trafficking. In order to clear his name he has to find out who is the person, from a Mafia ring, who has infiltrated his police department.
Style: cult film
Plot: police, heroin, underwater fight, buddy cop, maverick cop, chinese mafia, sword fight, tough cop, machete, tough guy, knife fight, brawl ...
Place: hong kong, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Singham Returns (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Singham Returns is an Indian action film directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Reliance Entertainment. The sequel to the 2011 film Singham, actor Ajay Devgn reprises his role from the previous film, as well as co-producing the project, while ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, tough heroes, tough law enforcer, gangsters, heroes, cop as target, uninhibited rivalry, graphic violence, society, crimes, law enforcement, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Freebie and the Bean (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two San Francisco detectives want to bring down a local hijacking boss. But they'll have to get to him before a hitman does.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, hitman, police, police investigation, buddies, tough law enforcer, crimes, law enforcement, chase, partners against crime, partners, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Run, Run, Joe! (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a don who they were suppose to protect ends up dead, his bodyguard and bodyguard's friend must go under cover to escape the wrath of mob.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Plot: chase, escapades, gangsters, rescue, crimes, sea, organized crime, danger, chases and races, motorboat
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Stander (2003)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, Germany, South Africa, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life and career of Andre Stander, a South African police officer turned bank robber.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, harsh, factual ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: apartheid, crimes, fighting the system, criminal heroes, law enforcement, rebelliousness, heist, dishonesty, violence spree, nudity (full frontal - brief), protest, ex cop ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: south africa, africa, texas, new jersey, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Super Cops (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of two New York City cops. Greenberg & Hantz fought the system, became detectives and were known on the streets as "Batman & Robin".
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, sexual content, graphic violence, academy, partners against crime, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, partners, buddy cop, martial arts, fistfight ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Squeeze (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A retired safe cracker is recruited by a young conman to return to the "business" for a million dollar heist.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, heist, nudity (full frontal - brief), criminal's revenge, gang, crime gone awry, law enforcement, rivalry, crimes, golden years, criminal heroes, intrigue ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Junkman (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As film-maker Harlan Hollis drives to a James Dean festival, he's unaware that killers are tracking his every move. The fast and furious race to avoid their net, stay alive and discover who is behind this lethal plan, will take Hollis through a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, car accident, hitman, memory loss, adventure, tough law enforcer, race against time, unlikely partners, heroes, fugitives, save the day ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Short Time (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nearing retirement, Dabney Coleman finds that he has a disease that will kill him within days. He then finds that his life insurance only pays off if he is killed in the line of duty. In order to leave something to his wife and children, Coleman ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: terminal illness, car chase, chase, cons and scams, parents and children, disorder, law enforcement, crimes, retirement, police officer, gangsters, tough guy ...
Time: 80s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Loner (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A cop is looking for the killer of his friend.
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, loss of partner, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, police detective, crimes, law enforcement, police chase, police officer killed, graphic violence, godparent, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Project A 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dragon is now transferred to be the police head of Sai Wan district, and has to contend with a gangster kingpin, anti-Manchu revolutionaries, some runaway pirates, Manchu Loyalists and a corrupt police superintendent.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: frame up, pirate, heroes, martial arts, police corruption, police, corruption, kung fu, graphic violence, rivalry, escapades, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Trinity: Gambling for High Stakes (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Sport
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This movie is about a navy Lieutenant named Johnny Firpo who is ordered to work with the Miami Police force to help stop a gang of crooked card sharks. He needs the help of a pro gambler-now retired named Charlie Firpo. Charlie won't help ...
Style: exciting, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gambling, police detective, disorder, family relations, step siblings, cons and scams, working undercover, farce, partners against crime, heroes, partners, gang ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Fool N Final (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A bunch of misfits and gangsters embarks on a journey to find a lost and stolen diamond.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: heist, gang, disorder, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, cons and scams, goofy hero, gangsters, bookies, diamond theft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Bomber (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bomber is an unemployed boat captain. One day he meets Jerry, a manager of boxers who are struck by the force of his fists. That is when they see the chance to win big money.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: fistfight, boxer, power relations, lifestyle, rivalry, heroes, sport, ambition, athlete's life, vengeance, training, boxing ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, cynical, witty ...
Plot: private detective, gangsters, amateur detective, chase, law enforcement, investigation, arms dealing, crimes, criminal heroes, partners, gang, partners against crime ...
Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Tough Ones (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tough, violent cop who doesn't mind bending the law goes after a machine-gun-carrying, hunchbacked psychotic killer.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, psychopath, graphic violence, vengeance, vigilantism, law enforcement, serial killer, tough law enforcer, crimes, rivalry, fighting crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Rough Cut (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gang-pae is #2 gangster in his organization who longs to become an actor. Su-ta is a superstar actor who takes on the role of a gangster in an action movie called Rough Cut. When another actor leaves the set due to Su-tas violent ways, the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, humorous, realistic, rough ...
Plot: filmmaking, rivalry, paparazzi, tough heroes, celebrity culture, gang, criminal's revenge, gangsters, graphic violence, hotshot hero, media sensation, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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El nino (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Two youths, Niño and Compi, enter the world of drug smuggling in the Strait of Gibraltar; while two police officers, Jesús and Eva, try to eradicate the contraband.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: drug traffic, criminal heroes, crimes, law enforcement, smuggling, tough law enforcer, hashish, graphic violence, police, cocaine, drugs, police helicopter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, morocco, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Top Squad (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film revolves around a crack squad of female police officers who have to deal with harassment and a lack of respect from their male colleagues, personal issues as well as some serious criminals.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, disorder, farce, partners, rivalry, heroes, gang, track down, nothing goes right, law enforcement, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Harrigan (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: Amongst the desperation and fear growing in a crime ridden estate in northern England, one man becomes embroiled into saving what community life exists.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: fighting crime, crimes, estate, law enforcement, gang, detective sergeant, murder, car chase, motorcycle chase, tough law enforcer, sergeant, danger ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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48 Hrs. (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.
Style: humorous, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: convict, crimes, police investigation, partners against crime, prison, tough law enforcer, reluctant partners, law enforcement, tough cop, police officer killed, buddy cop, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.1
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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, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: frame up, chase, media, murder, mexican standoff, journalism, partners, buddies, protagonist as suspect, crimes, law enforcement, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.3
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Jilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: A cop decides to take on his godfather, who raised him from childhood, and make him realize the error of his ways.
Style: exciting, captivating, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, parents and children, rivalry, adopted son, dishonesty, escapades, law enforcement, fighting crime, murder, corrupt law enforcer, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Underground (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A cop must stop the killings of rap stars. But, he gets in too deep after his partner is killed.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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20%
Chor Machaaye Shor (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Fortunately, before his arrest Shyam manages to hide the diamonds at a nearby construction site, intending to return for it as soon as he gets out of prison. Two years pass and Shyam's release date arrives. Returning to his ill-gotten gains, he ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: police station, hidden identity, cons and scams, buddies, law enforcement, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, double life, impersonating a police officer, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%