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The Xango from Baker Street (2001)
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The Xango from Baker Street (2001)
Original name: O XangĂ´ de Baker Street
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Rio de Janeiro, 1886. A precious Stradivarius violin presented to Emperor Dom Pedro II is stolen. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are called to solve the case.
Plot: sherlock holmes
Time: 1880s
Place: brazil

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about murder, sherlock holmes, crimes, female nudity, crime, disorder and dishonesty mostly in Crime, Comedy and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Xango from Baker Street: Sherlock Holmes Returns (1993), Holmes & Watson (2018), The Crucifer of Blood (1991), The Royal Scandal (2001), Barney Thomson (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 57 min.
Story: A gang of sharp witted street kids save Sherlock Holmes from an accusation of murder and help to foil an audacious robbery.
Plot: sherlock holmes, accused of murder, baker, street kid, street
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95%
Sherlock Holmes Returns (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is awakened in modern times with a tale that he had invented a method of suspended animation that he had utilized on himself. Awakened by an earthquake, he is helped by Amy Winslow, who lives at 1994 Baker Street in San Francisco. ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, observation, pipe, murder, bookstore, fish out of water, dog, strong female character, cryogenics, violin, homeless man, tiger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Holmes & Watson (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson join forces to investigate a murder at Buckingham Palace. They soon learn that they have only four days to solve the case, or the queen will become the next victim.
Style: ironic, humorous, not serious, absurd, feel good
Plot: sherlock holmes, clue, doctor, crime investigation, villain, pipe smoking, judge, irony, queen of england, british humour, laughter, queen victoria ...
Time: victorian era
Place: england, wyoming, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Crucifer of Blood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman asks Holmes to help her father, a former army captain and hopeless opium addict break free of the curse surrounding a stolen treasure.
Style: detective series
Plot: sherlock holmes, throat slitting, curse, diamonds, fainting, death of father, opium den, opium, leper, train station, shot in the back, footprint ...
Time: victorian era, 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Royal Scandal (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes - the world's greatest detective - faces a most alluring adversary... Legendary opera star Irene Adler is threatening to destroy the King of Bohemia's reputation with proof of their illicit ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, intrigue, blackmail, old love, crown prince
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Barney Thomson (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Barney Thomson, awkward, diffident, Glasgow barber, lives a life of desperate mediocrity and his uninteresting life is about to go from 0 to 60 in five seconds, as he enters the grotesque and comically absurd world of the serial killer.
Plot: accidental killing, serial killer, lake, carnival, corpse, merry go round, body part, barbershop
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Sign of Four (1983)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson try to track down the Great Mogul, the second-largest diamond in the world.
Plot: sherlock holmes, doctor, treasure chest, treasure, river, pearl, missing father, hidden treasure, wooden leg, happy ending, revenge, confession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Devil and Ms. D (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Cora is in a professional crisis, two of her patients have succumbed to each other. Stanislaus Nagy appears in her practice, a strange young man possessed by Maria Callas. But Cora has anything but a harmless Callas admirer. The man ...
Plot: sexual attraction, psychiatrist, murder, devil, lie, female nudity, masturbation
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36%
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Sherlock Holmes (1964)
Genre: Horror, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is a series of Sherlock Holmes adaptations produced by British television company BBC between 1965 and 1968. This was the second screen adaption of Sherlock Holmes for BBC Television.
Plot: sherlock holmes, crime scene, magnifying glass, whodunit, clue, murder investigation, red herring, murder, deduction
Time: 1880s, victorian era
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34%
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: US TV version of the classic Sherlock Holmes story
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sherlock holmes, pursuit, private detective, danger, investigator, mansion, hound dog, ancient, killer dog, escaped convict, plan, ghost ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: scotland yard, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Kisses Till Monday (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three thieves, Henri-Pierre, Bob and Dimitri decide to take on Frankie Strong, a wealthy businessman.
Plot: man slaps a woman, modern art, starlet, bad singing, weekend, man slaps a man, empty gun, female nudity, drunkenness, slapping, hold up, record producer ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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33%
Where Does It Hurt? (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this classic hospital farce, Peter Sellers plays Dr. Albert T. Hopfnagel, a greedy, crooked hospital administrator who has perfected the art of bill padding, unnecessary surgery and kickbacks. Mistrusted by patients, and resented by other ...
Plot: patient, african american, medical mask, nurse uniform, medical, blood sample, mistaken identity, satire, needle, man in a wheelchair, dental mask, caucasian ...
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33%
The Black Monocle (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Marquis de Villemaur reunite strange visitors in his Castle, to meet a survivor of the Third Reich. There is an Italian fascist, Heinrich; a German, Matthias; a Russian; and Dromard, a blind French war hero with a black monocle. - from IMDB
Plot: shot in the back, running, telephone call, dagger, woman smoking cigarette, sniper rifle, tour guide, happy birthday to you, fascist, female spy, pipe smoking, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Carom Shots (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paul Martin is the subservient brown-nosing youngster who needs quick advancement up the hierarchy to pay for the modern lifestyle he is buying on credit. Seeing that marrying his immediate superior's daughter will not get him the results he ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: ambition, crimes, golden years, rise to the top, crime, workplace, comedy of errors, murder, workplace intrigue, hierarchy, frog, firm
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Man from O.R.G.Y. (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the wealthy owner of an upscale brothel dies, our hero Victor, is sent on a wild goose chase to find the three beautiful heiresses. His only clue is that each of the three women have a hamster branded on their buttocks! When the girls are ...
Plot: parody, sexploitation, banana, inheritance, comedy team, blood, whipped cream, sadist, female nudity, violence, african american, sexual fantasy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: beer, knife, gas station, sea, hospital, toilet, urination, shot in the back, bad smell, anonymous telephone call, heart attack, killing a dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Outlaw (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The movie is based on the autobiography of Horst Fantazzini. Son of an anarchist, he was known in Northern Italy as "the gentleman bandit" because he robbed banks with no violence, using only a toy gun. After a number of trials and ...
Plot: hostage, prison
Time: 70s
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28%
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Penelope (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When James met Penelope at a club, it took all of three weeks before they were married. But after the marriage, other women became attracted to James and he kept getting promoted, which took him away from Penelope. So Penelope puts on a disguise and ...
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27%
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The Moonshine War (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A federal agent attempts to make some real money before the alcohol ban is lifted so he sets his sights on the whiskey cache of an old army buddy.
Plot: rapist, moonshine, dentist, prohibition
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Hot Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A con-artist (Peter Ustinov) gains employment at an insurance company in order to embezzle money by re-programming their "new" wonder computer.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, hacker, disorder, computers and web, prison, down on your luck, cons and scams, buddies, partners ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson: The Treasures of Agra (1983)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Holmes and Dr. Watson help a young lady who is receiving anonymous letters 10 years after her father passed away under shady circumstances. They find themselves in an enigma involving a treasure, murder and a love interest for Watson.
Plot: sherlock holmes
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Flic Story (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Campana, a commissar at the drugs bureau of Paris police gets an undercover job in Nice to catch an Italian-French mafia boss. As he slips into the identity of a gangster's brother, who was already killed, he has to play the role of a loving ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical
Plot: gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish out of water, law enforcement, undercover, crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, nothing goes right, working undercover, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Bank Shot (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A bank temporarily housed in a mobile home while a new building is built, looks like an easy target to break into. On the other hand, why not steal the whole bank, and rob it in a safer location.
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, gang, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, golf, dishonesty, chase, unlikely criminals, bank, cons and scams, showbiz ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Taste for Women (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A secret sect of cannibals owns a vegetarian restaurant, which they use as a cover so they can find a beautiful young woman to serve as the main course at their full-moon sacrifice.
Style: dark humor
Plot: identical twins, secret organization, razor blade, wheelchair, pointing a gun on someone, incognito, cook, wheelchair bound, aunt nephew relationship, cannibal, shooting, sitting on a toilet ...
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26%
She Does Not Drink, Smoke or Flirt But... She Talks (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Housemaid Georgette (Girardot) loves to gossip and this causes major trouble to people around her.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dishonesty, crimes, love and romance, eavesdropping, first person narration, infamy, dream, working class, pedophilia, man slaps a woman, director cameo, children's choir ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
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26%
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Silver Bears (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Financial wizard "Doc" Fletcher (Michael Caine) is sent by crime boss Joe Fiore (Martin Balsam) to buy a bank in Switzerland in order to more easily launder their profits. When he arrives, Fletcher finds that the bank, acquired by his ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: bank, crime, crime gone awry, forgery, femme fatale, hidden identity, prodigy, dishonesty, gangsters, betrayal, nothing goes right, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: switzerland, europe
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25%
Monnaie de singe (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fulbert is a sidewalk artist who is duped into working for a counterfeiter. He accompanies a woman posing as a grieving widow on a trip to Spain in a hearse. Unaware she is the mistress of a notorious gangster, Fulbert is chased by thugs.
Plot: uniform, church, police detective, painting, girl, typing, suitcase, identity, telephone call, portrait, forger, chauffeur ...
Place: madrid, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 ⇓
24%
Sem Essa, Aranha (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Banker, acting as an international front, lives dangerously among a blonde, a brunette and a dark woman, his lover.
Plot: female nudity, favela, slum, singing, toilet
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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