Movies like Paramedics

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Paramedics (1988)
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Paramedics (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two paramedics are transferred to the nasty part of the city where a gang is killing people to sell their organs.
Style: humorous, exciting, offbeat, realistic, not serious
Plot: gang, gangsters, parody, crimes, conspiracy, urban, dishonesty, doctors and patients, city life, disorder, deadly, looking for sex, cons and scams, sex, female nudity, male female relationship, hospital, ambulance, chase, teen sex comedy, nurse, paramedic, bare breasts, medical profession, award ceremony ...
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and offbeat films with plots about disorder, crimes, dishonesty, cons and scams, silly humor, farce and gangsters mostly in Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Paramedics: The Longshot (1986), Young Doctors in Love (1982), Moving Violations (1985), When Nature Calls (1985), Happy Hour (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Longshot (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four losers borrow money from gangsters to bet on a "sure thing", but lose. The gangsters go after them to get their money.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic
Plot: horse race, gangsters, crimes, ambition, criminal heroes, crime, dishonesty, cons and scams, down on your luck, gambling, disorder, farce ...
Time: 80s
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95%
Young Doctors in Love (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An "Airplane!"-style spoof of hospital soap operas: a brilliant young trainee can't stand the sight of blood; a doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to the drugs cabinet; there's a mafioso on the loose disguised ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sex comedy, medical drama ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, hospital, gangsters, hitman, crimes, nothing goes right, love and romance, save the day, danger, silly humor, doctors and patients, disorder ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Moving Violations (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of careless and unlucky drivers are sentenced to attend traffic school to keep their records clean.
Style: witty, offbeat, twists and turns, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, nasa, police, urban, teachers and students, cons and scams, law enforcement, chases and races, nothing goes right, fish out of water, school, police corruption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
When Nature Calls (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When construction worker Greg becomes fed-up with his foreman and the "city life", he takes his wife and kids on a wilderness adventure.
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: satire, family relations, parody, urban, family life, showbiz, wilderness, city life, mountain, disorder, escapades, camp ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 3.9
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Happy Hour (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A chemist experimenting with different formulas stumbles upon an ingredient that, when added to beer, makes it absolutely irresistible. Before he realizes it, an international spy is after him to try to get the formula for himself.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: beer, cons and scams, disorder, righting the wronged, crimes, dishonesty, undercover, on the run, chases and races, rivalry, silly humor, airport ...
Time: 80s
Place: colorado, san diego california, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.6
 632
It Takes Two (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Travis is due to marry Stephanie in a few days when he is convinced by beautiful saleswoman Jonni to buy a fancy sports car. The car looks good, but it turns out to be a piece of junk. Travis is determined to get satisfaction and he and Jonni hit ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, disorder, couples, love and romance, romance, partners, chase, dishonesty, unfulfillment, on the road, love triangle, infidelity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Bullit & Ripper (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: French filmmaker Eric Lartigau directs the anarchic buddy comedy Bullit and Riper, originally released as Mais qui a tue Pamela Rose? French comedic television stars Kad Merad and Olivier Barroux are both the protagonists and the screenwriters. As a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: investigation, parody, save the day, deadly, partners, law enforcement, reunion, reluctant partners, buddies, partners against crime, odd couple, crimes ...
Place: france
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67%
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Superfast! (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Undercover cop Lucas White joins Vin Serento's LA gang of illegal street racers. They are fast and they are furious and they plan to double cross LA crime kingpin Juan Carlos de la Sol who hides his cash in a downtown Taco Bell. The gang's ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, car chase, chases and races, goofy hero, undercover, disorder, gang, crime gone awry, car race, criminal heroes, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Nobody's Perfect (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steve is a college freshman who plays tennis for the school. But he falls desperately in love with Shelly, also a tennis player. It's all downhill from there. Steve can't eat, he can't sleep, his grades drop, and he gets kicked off ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: college, tennis, romance, mistaken identity, friendship, teenage life, switching roles, gender bending, cons and scams, comedy of errors, fall in love, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Disorderlies (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As not-quite-orderlies who're downright Disorderlies, rap-music favorites The Fat Boys rule. Playing the freewheeling caretakers of the frail Dennison (Hollywood legend Ralph Bellamy), they stir up a comedic culture clash in Palm Beach society ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, idiotic, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, switching roles, fish out of water, crimes, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, crime gone awry, misfit, nothing goes right, goofy hero, disorder, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Who's Got the Action? (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A lawyer begins to win after his wife secretly becomes his bookie to save their money.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: bookies, gambling, bookie, dishonesty, contests and competitions, disorder, silly humor, ambition, gangsters, forces of nature, cons and scams, crime ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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First Family (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The president (Bob Newhart) and his boozing wife (Madeline Kahn) go to Africa to bargain for their abducted daughter's (Gilda Radner) return.
Style: exciting, cynical, realistic, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: politics, head of state, state affairs, parody, disorder, looking for sex, alcohol abuse, eccentric family, kidnapping, satire, silly humor, family life ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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60%
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Night Patrol (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The streets of Los Angeles are crawling with weirdos, hookers, peeping toms and perverts. And this time, they're wearing badges! Murray Langston, Linda Blair, Pat Paulsen, Billy Barty, Jaye P. Morgan, Andrew Dice Clay, Pat Morita, Kitten ...
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, police, law enforcement, buddies, partners, hollywood, silly humor, disorder, filmmaking, friends, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Carey Mahoney and his cohorts have finally graduated from the Police Academy and are about to hit the streets on their first assignment. Question is, are they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti-tagging terrorists? Time will tell, but ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, cult film, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, police station, commander, police academy, crime, crimes, farce, police investigation, partners against crime, nothing goes right, fighting crime, master criminal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Experts (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Travis and Wendell are two down-on-their-luck New Yorkers who think they're relocating to a small town in Nebraska to open a nightclub. What they don't know is they have actually been abducted by a KGB operative and flown to the Soviet ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kgb, cons and scams, culture clash, missing person, espionage, adventure, nightclub, politics, reluctant partners, crimes, dishonesty, cold war ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, usa, soviet union, nebraska, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Home Is Where the Hart Is (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nurse and con artist Belle Haimes (Valri Bromfield) lives with her dull-witted husband Rex Haimes (Stephen E. Miller) in the Hart Mansion in British Columbia. There she cares for the invalid, 103 year-old Slim Hart, aka Pappy, (Joe Austin) and his ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: kidnapping, society, dishonesty, clergy, golden years, crimes, danger, rescue, elderly, estate, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Cracksman (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Ernest Wright's peerless prowess as a locksmith comes to the attention of a tough big-time crook, who feels that the little man would be a valuable asset to his crime kingdom. In order to inveigle him into a series of jobs, he sets up a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, rough, humorous
Plot: gangsters, working undercover, prison life, heist, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, crime gone awry, cons and scams, crime, criminal heroes, disorder, partners ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Critical Condition (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Eddie is a con artist. But this time he's framed and comes before a judge. By claiming insanity, he hopes to get off the hook. He manages end up in a hospital for a mental examination. That night, a storm breaks out over New York, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, intense, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, fish out of water, hidden identity, nothing goes right, disorder, doctors and patients, mental institution, hospital, doctor, african american, crimes, odd couple ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 314
Sticky Fingers (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two dippy roommates, struggling musicians Lolly and Hattie are asked by a drug-dealing friend-of-a-friend Diane to baby-sit a bag containing nearly a million dollars while she scoots out of town in order to avoid trouble. Once the money is in their ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: on the run, best friends, crime, dishonesty, screwball, disorder, friends, city life, profanity, stash, farce, strong female presence ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Plump Fiction (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows the plot of Pulp Fiction, also parodying scenes from other movies
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, clever, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, partners, crime, dishonesty, clergy, crimes, deadly, psychopath, hitman, disorder, cons and scams, silly humor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Don's Analyst (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Don Vito Leoni, the Godfather, is clinically depressed. The world has changed and he hasn't. He'd like to retire, but if he left the "family business" to his two idiot sons, they'd be dead in a minute. So he decides to go ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: misfit, crimes, disorder, abduction, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor, profanity, nothing goes right, gangsters, crime, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The White River Kid (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two con men are traveling through the American South when they are held hostage by a serial killer, who is running from the authorities.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic, road movie
Plot: fugitives, dishonesty, crimes, chases and races, partners, on the run, nothing goes right, cons and scams, small town, hostage, confined, serial killer ...
Time: 90s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Love at Stake (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Salem, 1692. The mayor and judge are accusing land owner of witchery in order to grab their land. No one knows that are handsome stranger is a real witch and has evil plans for the town.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, psychotronic
Plot: parody, courtroom drama, curses spells and rituals, cons and scams, false accusation, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends, wizards and magicians, disorder, religions or cults, siblings relations, silly humor ...
Time: 80s, 17th century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 578
Rock Slyde (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Between trying to get Judy Bee (Elaine Hendrix) back and tracking down a sexy client's stalker, droll Det. Rock Slyde (Patrick Warburton) has his hands full in this comedy that also stars Rena Sofer and includes cameos by Jason Alexander, Brian ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, realistic
Plot: investigation, private detective, disorder, crimes, femme fatale, dishonesty, riddles and clues, religious cult, mind control, profanity, silly humor, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Man from the Diners' Club (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mobster Foots Pulardos, who operates a health gym as a front, plans to flee to Mexico to evade government tax officials. His girl friend, Sugar Pye, suggests that he first arrange for the cremation of a man having his own peculiar identifying ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: gangsters, chase, disorder, farce, cons and scams, comedy of errors, goofy hero, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, tax evasion, clerk ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.0
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Movie Madness (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A parody of film genres composed of three shorts, spoofing personal growth films, glossy soap operas, and police stories.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical, anthology
Plot: parody, disorder, filmmaking, satire, farce, law enforcement, chase, workplace, rise and fall, battle of the sexes, nothing goes right, self discovery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police assitant Boyle along with tomatologist Kennedi Johnson look into investigations about Killer Tomato attacks, and discover Gangrene plans to brainwash people via TV talk shows to take over the world! Will Gangrene be stopped? Will Johnson ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, deadly, master villain, space and aliens, rivalry, investigation, deadly creature, silly humor, disorder, superhuman powers, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.7
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Odd Jobs (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four students who work on different jobs during their vacations in summer are tired of doing the same thing every year. Therefore they decide to open up a moving company together and confront themselves with the former boss of one of them.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, youth, friends, cons and scams, college life, friendship, workplace situations, siblings relations, college, school, buddies, workplace ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
True Identity (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to escape from the mob, an African-American man must disguise himself as a white man.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hitman, crimes, on the run, gangsters, hidden identity, society, deadly, dishonesty, opposites attract, crime, silly humor, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
45%