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Muggers (2000)
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Muggers (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two medical students find themselves dangerously indebted to a sadistic loan shark, they become embroiled in an illicit black-market organ transplant scam in order to save their lives. 'Muggers' is a twisted, hilarious, pitch-black comedy about friendship, poor choices and the drag of student debt.
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, absurd, realistic
Plot: medical student, unlikely criminals, gambling, black market, doctors and patients, organ donation, poverty, doctor, nurse, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, cooking and food, crime, love and romance, dangerous animal, couples, dishonesty, gory, deadly, silly humor, love, prostitute, musician, party ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and dark humor films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, crime, couples, romance and disorder mostly in Comedy, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Muggers: Saving Silverman (2001), Life Without Dick (2002), Bank Robber (1993), Love and Other Catastrophes (1996), Buffet Froid (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Saving Silverman (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of buddies conspire to save their best friend from marrying the wrong woman, a cold-hearted beauty who snatches him from them and breaks up their Neil Diamond cover band.
Style: humorous, feel good, dark humor, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: faked death, friendship, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, destructive relationship, lovers reunited, disorder, buddies, romance, friendship between men, male friendship, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Life Without Dick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: By accident, Colleen Gibson shoots and kills her gold-digging cheating boyfriend, Dick, a private eye who happens to have a hitman on his tail. Danny the hitman works for his brother-in-law, a cheerful but nasty Irish mobster, hasn't actually ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, light ...
Plot: romance, musician's life, couples, disorder, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, love and romance, criminal heroes, dishonesty, private detective, hitman, mob boss ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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Bank Robber (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After robbing a bank, the robber hides out from the police in a seedy hotel where he is forced to bribe various tennants for protection as well as their silence which becomes more difficult as greed takes over and the people demand more exuberant ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, dark humor ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hotel, disorder, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, romance, heist, bank robber, blackmail, money, friendship, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Love and Other Catastrophes (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A day in the life of two film-school students trying to find love and another house-mate.
Style: semi serious, humorous, melancholic, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, university, college, college life, fall in love, lifestyle, romance, youth, couple relations, sexual relations, roommate, campus ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: australia, melbourne, melbourne australia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Buffet Froid (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An absurd black comedy that cunningly reverses the conventions of the crime thriller to comment on the alienating and dehumanizing effects of contemporary urban life. Alphonse Tram is unwittingly involved in several murders despite having no memory ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, surreal ...
Plot: murder, unemployment, missing person, crime, investigation, crimes, resentment, estrangement, rebelliousness, police corruption, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
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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 ⇓
79%
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The Mule (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1983, a naive man is detained by Australian Federal Police with lethal narcotics hidden in his stomach. After being apprehended, ‘The Mule’ makes a desperate choice... to defy his bodily functions and withhold the evidence – literally.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, cynical, stylized ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, escapades, crime, crimes, drug dealing, disorder, drugs, drug dealer, drug, narcissistic woman, house arrest ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.0
 915
Parting Shots (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Harry Sterndale, a failed photographer, is told that he has only three months to live due to him getting cancer. After thinking things over he decides that since he is dying anyway that he will kill or destroy all the people that has ever crossed or ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, light, captivating ...
Plot: terminal illness, vengeance, fall in love, nothing goes right, crime, love and romance, crimes, hitman, wedding, police, death, doctor ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
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The Crew (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.
Style: humorous, dark humor, witty, funny, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotel, gangsters, farce, hitman, unlikely criminals, vengeance, dishonesty, rivalry, disorder, human nature, crimes, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.3
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Arlette (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An actor owes big bucks to the Vegas mob. He's all set to pay them off; he's conned a rich widow into marrying him. But the mobsters blow his cover because they need him for a different scam. The lost heiress to a Vegas casino fortune has ...
Style: humorous, romantic, captivating, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: inheritance, cons and scams, couple relations, fall in love, romance, seduction, waitress, gambling, theme park, dishonesty, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, las vegas, europe, usa, monaco
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Black Cat, White Cat (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Austria, Greece
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Matko is a small time hustler, living by the Danube with his 17 year old son Zare. After a failed business deal he owes money to the much more successful gangster Dadan. Dadan has a sister, Afrodita, that he desperately wants to see get married so ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, offbeat, witty, captivating ...
Plot: debt, cat, gypsy, wedding, fall in love, couples, smuggling, arranged marriage, loan, deal, corruption, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mafia, marriage proposal, family relations, fbi, gangsters, crimes, romance, mistaken identity, dishonesty, fall in love, comedy of errors, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, kansas city, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Hit by Lightning (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Ricky Miller, a single, quiet 40-year old aspiring writer and manager of Debbie's (think Denny's) and probably the last person you'd notice in a crowd is 'hit by lightning' and meets the love of his life, the beautiful ...
Style: dark humor, realistic, not serious, humorous, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, disorder, love and romance, romance, fall in love, comedy of errors, destructive relationship, couple relations, best friends, dishonesty, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
9 Dead Gay Guys (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story of two lads from Belfast as they stumble their way through the London gay underworld in search of 'gainful employment'. This being the offering of sexual favours to older gay men in order to subsidise their respective giros. 9 ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, cons and scams, friendship, deadly, crimes, crime, amateur detective, dishonesty, life is a bitch, buddies, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Bombay to Bangkok (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Bombay to Bangkok is a Bollywood film starring Shreyas Talpade and Lena Christensen in the lead roles. It is written and directed by Nagesh Kukunoor and produced by Elahe Hiptoola and Rahul Puri. Shankar (Shreyas Talpade), a petty thief, in ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, fall in love, chaos and mayhem, disorder, young lovers, on the run, unlikely couple, sexual relations, hip hop, criminal heroes, crimes, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Two If by Sea (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank O'Brien, a petty thief, and his 7-year-long girlfriend Roz want to put an end to their unsteady lifestyle and just do that last job, which involves stealing a valuable painting. Frank takes Roz to an island on the coast of New England, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: thief, painting, island, heist, romance, crimes, crime, partners, disorder, cons and scams, couple relations, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
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Trixie (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Emily Watson stars as Trixie, an eccentric woman who aspires to quit her job as a security guard and become a private detective. However, comedy intervenes and the mess begins...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspense, enigmatic, realistic ...
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, cons and scams, fighting crime, love and romance, politics, dishonesty, murder, undercover, hospital, casino, mentor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Marrying the Mafia (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film is a gangster comedy about a businessman who becomes involved with the gangster underworld through the daughter of a crime boss.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: gangsters, romance, parents and children, fall in love, love triangle, couples, legal action, crimes, unfulfillment, redemption, siblings relations, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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King's Ransom (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hoping to foil his own gold-digging wife's plan, a loathsome businessman arranges his own kidnapping, only to realize that there are plenty of other people interested in his wealth as well.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: kidnapping, nothing goes right, dishonesty, crimes, breakup, love and romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, cons and scams, disorder, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Death in Brunswick (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A reserved man in need of a job, Carl Fitzgerald finds employment at a Greek restaurant. Upon meeting waitress Sophie, Carl begins dating the attractive woman. Though it seems things are improving for Carl, an unexpected situation leads to the death ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, not serious, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, nothing goes right, love and romance, crimes, unlikely criminals, life is a bitch, down on your luck, parents and children, disorder, buddies, graphic violence, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: australia, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Sophie's Revenge (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dumped by her fiance just two months before their wedding, comic strip writer Sophie hatches an elaborate plan to get her Jeff back and punish the movie star, Joanna, who seduced him away. She finds herself a partner, Gordon, an ex-lover of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Plot: couples, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, vengeance, friends, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, sisterhood, revenge, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Girl Most Likely to... (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: An ugly girl undergoes plastic surgery and becomes beautiful. She then takes revenge on all the people who mistreated her when she was ugly.
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: police detective, murder, plastic surgery, college, love and romance, rivalry, unlikely couple, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, couples, cheerleader ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Married to the Mob (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world. When her husband is killed for having an affair with the mistress of mob boss Tony "The Tiger" Russo, Angela and her son depart ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: starting over, murder, fbi, hitman, romance, gangsters, against the odds, against the rules, crime, crimes, special agents, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Hollywood Sign (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hollywood, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, dishonesty, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, disorder, heist, cons and scams, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, cruise ship, romance, cons and scams, gambling, partners, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, fall in love, solar eclipse, cruise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Yesterday Once More (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 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: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, romance, dishonesty, heist, breakup, couples, infidelity, true love, jewel thief, conspiracy, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
 683
Hit List (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlotte is a woman with anger management issues whose therapist suggests she write a journal to keep her emotions in check. Unlucky in love, she ventures online to find a boyfriend. Just as she reaches her limit of unsuccessful dates, Charlotte ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sentimental, melancholic, exciting ...
Plot: hitman, romance, dishonesty, couple relations, violence spree, couples, crimes, hidden identity, love and romance, deadly, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Oyster Farmer (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A love story about a young man who runs away up an isolated Australian river and gets a job with eighth generation oyster famers.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat
Plot: fall in love, love affair, fish out of water, love triangle, unlikely criminals, love and romance, romance, society, lovers on the run, couples, couple relations, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 13K
Cadillac Man (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joe's a car salesman with a problem. He has two days to sell 12 cars or he loses his job. This would be a difficult task at the best of times but Joe has to contend with his girlfriends (he's two timing), a missing teenage daughter and an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jealousy, hostage, gangsters, car salesman, car dealer, race against time, vengeance, love and romance, crimes, dishonesty, couples, love affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 10K
Legal Eagles (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: District Attorney Tom Logan is set for higher office, at least until he becomes involved with defence lawyer Laura Kelly and her unpredictable client Chelsea Deardon. It seems the least of Chelsea's crimes is the theft of a very valuable ...
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, romance, crime, crimes, legal action, dedicated lawyer, law enforcement, danger, opposites attract, femme fatale, legal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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