Movies like Framed 1988

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Framed (1988)
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Framed (1988)
Original name: Strul
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Conny is a chemistry teacher who is framed for drug possession. Unable to prove his innocence he ends up in prison. When he finds a secret exit some inmates "persuades" him to participate in a heist. Things become extremely hectic as he tries to prove his innocence as well as "helping" his inmates. When Conny thinks that it couldn't possibly get any worse he meets Susanne, a policewoman...
Style: humorous, rough, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: prison, police, secret passageway, exploding building, crimes, life is a bitch, frame up, dishonesty, false accusation, law enforcement, criminal heroes, rescue, righting the wronged, junkyard, drugs, secret passage, funny accent, drug
Time: 80s
Place: eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, law enforcement, prison and criminal heroes mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Framed: Blind Rage (1976), Doin' Time (1985), Camouflage (2001), Big Fat Gypsy Gangster (2011), Chor Machaaye Shor (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blind Rage (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Five friends get together and decide to plan an operation to rob a bank. The main difference between this and other bank-robbing gangs, however, is that all five men are blind.
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, heist, gang, crimes, gangsters, private detective, bank, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, injustice, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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95%
 4.8
 225
Doin' Time (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Duke Jarrett is sent to jail at the John Dillinger prison. However, the prison looks more like a zoo, more or less ruled by the prisoners themselves.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: prison, ethnic stereotype, penitentiary, wrongful imprisonment, reformatory, boxing, dishonesty, confined, criminal heroes, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), false accusation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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90%
 4.6
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Camouflage (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marty Mackenzie is an unsuccessful stage actor who takes an interest in private investigating. He takes a job working with Jack Potter, a crusty private eye. They both take a case in Beaver Ridge, a seedy small town where a murder is being planned ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: private detective, infidelity, who done it, murder, partners, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, disorder, silly humor, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, quarry
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Big Fat Gypsy Gangster (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After sixteen years at Her Majesty's Pleasure, Britain's hardest man is released from prison, and into the care of a documentary film crew headed by a Brit-loving American film-maker who follow him for the next week, on an hilarious ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, rough, humorous ...
Plot: gangsters, chaos and mayhem, society, buddies, crimes, prison, criminal heroes, release from prison, criminal, crime, social misfits, british ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, gang, law enforcement, friendship, heist, confined, crime, dishonesty, partners, crimes, crime gone awry, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: police station, hidden identity, cons and scams, law enforcement, nothing goes right, rivalry, buddies, dishonesty, crimes, bollywood, chases and races, impersonating a police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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 ⇓
77%
 5.7
 422
Trick (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kidnappers demand six million in ransom, but the United Nations does not negotiate with terrorist. One of the best counterfeiters is serving a lengthy prison term and the agent who arrested him needs his help.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: prison, politics, crimes, terrorism, dishonesty, state affairs, manhunt, confined, kidnapping, chases and races, forgery, money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 5.9
 415
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, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chases and races, nothing goes right, partners, tough law enforcer, rivalry, master criminal, reluctant partners, master warrior, track down, chaos and mayhem, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.7
 786
Trouble Bound (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Upon getting out of prison, a man who took the rap for some thief buddies gets together with them again, and tells them he's not interested in doing things with them any more. They stick a dead body in his trunk, unbeknownst to him, and he ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, cynical, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, hitman, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, crime, disorder, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Juan & Ted: Wanted (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fugitives Juan and Ted have tried to mend their ways after they bolted jail to escape execution from the hands of Hepe and Langku.They found work as school bus driver and conductor. They developed special bond with their bus riders who have problems ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
Plot: prisoner, jail, friendship, runaway, mistaken identity, frame up, rescue, school, disguise, escape, school bus, bus driver ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
My New Partner II (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The partners are back and are in a tight spot! Francois is going through a moral crisis, and Rene is experiencing the same. But, honesty is not always the best policy. After being suspended for their actions, they return to face their far more ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police officer, teaching the ways of the world, misfit partners, partners, buddies, law enforcement, crime, crimes, odd couple, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.7
 19K
Kops (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small Swedish village, Högboträsk, is so peaceful that crime is nonexistent. The police spend their shifts drinking coffee, eating hot dogs and chasing down runaway cows. This is all well and good for the village's own police, but the ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, funny, absurd, semi serious ...
Plot: small town, friendship, police officer, police station, nothing goes right, crimes, workplace situations, workplace, save the day, law enforcement, swat, dull life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Killer Biker Chicks (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Killer Biker Chicks are hot women living out in the desert flirting with sex, drugs, rock&roll and murder.
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, gang, police corruption, law enforcement, drug dealing, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, murder, friends, sexual relations, music band ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Iron-Fisted Monk (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Iron Fisted Monk, heavyweight HK superstar Sammo Hung's directorial debut, is a powerful old school kung fu movie which sees the portly one at his physical peak on screen as well as calling the shots behind the camera. Husker (Sammo) is a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vigilantism, countryside, prison life, rapist, righting the wronged, palaces castles and temples, life is a bitch, village, working undercover, false accusation, village life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
My Lucky Stars 2: Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The third installment in the Lucky Stars series, following Winners and Sinners (1983) and My Lucky Stars (1985)... The team are released from prison to play detective in order to stop a ruthless gang from ruining their reputations, taking their ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Bodyguard 2 (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The best agent of Vieng, the country near the boundary of Thailand received the important mission that he had to catch two armed dealers who could be the dangerous for his country.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, rough, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, danger, tough heroes, one man army, deadly, kidnapping, working undercover, terrorism, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, laos
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Justice Chaudhury (1983)
Genre: Drama, Action, Comedy, Family
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: An honest and upright lawyer becomes a judge; marries his disabled daughter to a crook, and is blackmailed to compromise his judicial judgements.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: frame up, criminal's revenge, rivalry, legal, mute or deaf, misfit, family relations, police detective, vengeance, siblings relations, uninhibited rivalry, bollywood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 6.4
 94K
Tango & Cash (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ray Tango and Gabriel Cash are narcotics detectives who, while both being extremely successful, can't stand each other. Crime Lord Yves Perret, furious at the loss of income that Tango and Cash have caused him, frames the two for murder. Caught ...
Style: humorous, realistic, rough, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: reluctant partners, police detective, prison, crime, crimes, buddies, prisoner, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, warden, organized crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Perfect Murder (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Action, Crime
Country: UK, India
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Police Inspector Ghote lives a middle-class life in Bombay along with his wife, Pratima. He has been employed with the Bombay Police for many years. He is assigned to investigate the deadly assault on a Parsi man named Perfect, who is the Secretary ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: fighting crime, rivalry, uncover truth, riddles and clues, who done it, false accusation, murder, heist, kidnapping, religions or cults, profanity, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
More Dogs Than Bones (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A series of mishaps and misfortunes over $1 million in cash leads to murder, mayhem and greed.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, law enforcement, criminal heroes, murder, greed, airport, crime, magic, apartment, dogcatcher, chewing gum ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 884
Jerry Cotton (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Cotton is the best agent of the FBI and suspected of murder. So he has to find the real killers from gangster boss Serrano.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: law enforcement, gangsters, crimes, murder, fbi agent, stripper, danger, comics, justice, escapades, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 279
Marked Man (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A jailed auto mechanic must run for his life after he witnesses the murder of a fellow inmate by two prison guards.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: frame up, murder, chase, hunted, prison, prison life, death row, wrongfully committed, escape, strong violent content, false accusation, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Let's Get Skase (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Christopher Skase. He ruled Australia and stole a fortune, fleeing to the coast of Spain. No one could touch him. No one could stop him. Until Peter Dellasandro and a small force of men swore they'd bring him down.
Style: semi serious, realistic, rough, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, cons and scams, adventure, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, chase, fugitives, intrigue, entrepreneur, greed, caper ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1995
Place: australia, spain, europe, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Torrente 4: Lethal crisis (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Lethal Crisis, the world's most uncouth private eye is framed for a crime he didn't commit in the riotous fourth installment of the Torrente series.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, false accusation, goofy hero, misfit, disorder, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, crimes, crime, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Concrete Blondes (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three down-on-their-luck, twenty-something female roommates are living paycheck to paycheck in a rundown apartment, when one night they stumble across $3 million dollars in a suitcase amidst the bloody aftermath of a drug shootout. Despite wanting ...
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, crime gone awry, dishonesty, drug dealer, warehouse, rivalry, danger, murder, stolen money, crime, clergy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Old Men in New Cars: In China They Eat Dogs II (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The last wish of the dying "Monk" is for his foster child, Harald, to find his real son, Ludvig. But the latter is currently in a Swedish prison cell...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, bank robbery, gang, prison, parents and children, crime, crimes, fugitives, criminal heroes, partners, disorder, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: sweden, denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 1K
High Risk (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four American friends, badly needing money, decide to make a commando-like raid into a South American drug lord's compound.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: chase, drug dealing, jungle, bandit, criminal heroes, crime, on the run, danger, adventure, rivalry, friends, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.6
 888
The Race (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sami, Tacchini, Yaya and Kader are four small-time crooks from the suburbs of Paris. After a failed robbery, their boss, Carlito, sends them to Canada to spy on his fiancée. There, they are mistaken for a band of professional killers and are hired ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: mistaken identity, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, hitman, disorder, male female relationship, travel, infidelity, friendship, husband wife relationship, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Jönsson Gang in Mallorca (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Vanheden and Dynamit-Harry, together with Harry's fiancée Doris, are in Mallorca while Sickan is still in Stockholm...
Style: humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: cathedral, safe, balloon, gang, crime, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, revolution, prison, vengeance, caper ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden, eastern europe, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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