Movies like Dream Machine

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Dream Machine (1991)
 5.2
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Dream Machine (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As a reward from a jilted millionairess, Davis is given the $100,000 Porsche of the unfaithful husband. Unknown to Davis and the wife, the body of the husband is in the Porsche. The killer tries in vein to recover the body before it is discovered.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cult movie cast
Plot: murder, porsche, teenage life, crimes, youth, romance, crime, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, strong female character, car, college, chase
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Dream Machine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, murder, crime, dishonesty, disorder, deadly and police mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Dream Machine: Illegally Yours (1988), Fast Getaway (1991), Lansdown (2001), The Squeeze (1987), Collision Course (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Illegally Yours (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Called up for jury duty, Richard Dice finds his first crush and only real, but unrequited love, on trial for murder. Richard desperately tries to prove Mollys innocence while untangling a complicated web of murder, blackmail and perjury, and still ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: murder, crush, jury, love and romance, heroes, legal investigation, romance, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, legal, deadly, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: south carolina
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95%
 5.4
 1K
Fast Getaway (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nelson, played by Corey Haim is a teenager who robs banks with his father in group along with two other friends. Corey Haim Is the right guy, in the right place, at the right time. All he needed was a ...fast getaway
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, chase, robbery, escapades, criminal heroes, disorder, crimes, family relations, partners, youth, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.6
 129
Lansdown (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this dark comedy, defense lawyer Jake Jorgenson's carefully constructed life begins to unravel when he kills his wife's lover.
Style: semi serious, cynical, humorous, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, goofy hero, crime gone awry, vengeance, couples, dark humor, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, disorder, adultery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.7
 1K
The Squeeze (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Harry Berg is both a con artist and an actual artist -- he constructs large sculptures out of television sets -- but he is not particularly successful in either role. He owes some money, which gets him involved with Rachel Dobs, a police detective ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: lottery, murder, inventor, partners, crimes, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, disorder, cons and scams, gambling, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Collision Course (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tony Costas, a brash, obnoxious, sexist and racist Detroit cop who has long since stopped following the rules, gets told that he will have to work with Inspector Fuji, a straightlaced policeman from Japan. Fuji is in Detroit searching for a Japanese ...
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, culture clash, murder, buddy cop, pepsi, hitman, drag racing, track down, crimes, buddies, deadly, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Home Sweet Hell (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mona and Don’s seemingly perfect suburban bliss is disrupted by a sexy extortionist and Mona will stop at nothing, including killing the competition, to keep her little slice of heaven.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: woman kills woman, murder, couple relations, couples, crimes, suburbs, dark humor, disorder, nothing goes right, husband wife relationship, infidelity, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Wish You Were Dead (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two bad women fight over one man in a back-stabbing, money-grabbing, insurance-hustling, double-dealing, two-timing caper.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: opposites attract, hitman, fish out of water, dark humor, social relations, couples, fall in love, love affair, crimes, crime, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, semi serious, humorous, tense, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, crime gone awry, dishonesty, drug dealer, warehouse, danger, rivalry, murder, stolen money, clergy, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Census Taker (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When George (Greg Mullavey) and Martha (Meredith MacRae) let Harvey (Garrett Morris), an annoying census taker, into their home, they find themselves under a barrage of increasingly abusive questions. Furious at his intrusiveness, and at their ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: murder, aging, mystery, law enforcement, crime, amateur detective, private detective, crimes, investigation, family business, family life, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 2K
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, touching ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, who done it, private detective, partners, law enforcement, crimes, disorder, deadly, dishonesty, silly humor, attempted murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 3K
Hanky Panky (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The complete innocent, Michael Jordon, is drawn into a web of secrecy and government secrets when a girl carrying a mysterious package gets into a taxi with him. When she is later murdered, Michael is the chief suspect and on the run.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: frame up, murder, false accusation, on the run, espionage, taxi, hotel, witnessing a crime, investigation, protagonist as suspect, crime, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Unfaithfully Yours (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dudley Moore plays a composer who suspects his wife of cheating. He plots to kill her and frame it on her lover. The whole movie sort of compares his expectations of a perfect result to reality. In the end nothing turns out as planned.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever, neo screwball comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: betrayal, vengeance, infidelity, murder, love affair, rivalry, crimes, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 558
Lonely Street (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bubba Mabry, a gullible private detective, becomes the prime suspect in a tabloid reporter's murder after being hired to snoop on him by a mysterious celebrity.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: murder, private detective, goofy hero, investigation, who done it, uncover truth, media, amateur detective, journalism, crimes, dishonesty, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: society, deadly, fighting crime, crimes, dishonesty, private detective, amateur detective, law enforcement, mystery, mind game, religions or cults, profanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
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Stakeout (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two cops are given the 'dirty' job of staking out the home of an escaped convict's ex-girlfriend. Chris and the beautiful girlfriend accidentally meet and fall in love. Just as Chris' confesses, the convict appears, but will she ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, buddy movie ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: shower, police, ambush, stakeout, romance, crimes, police investigation, silly humor, contact, partners, love and romance, prison ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
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A Fine Mess (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two friends an actor and a chef discover a plot to fix a horse race and try to capitalize on it. But also have to deal with the two men who fixed it who are trying to silence them. And there's also the mob boss whom the two guys work for who ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious
Plot: horse race, chase, crimes, gangsters, partners, gambling, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, odd couple, chases and races, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 272
Sweet Revenge (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sweet Revenge was originally shipped out as Dandy, the All-American Girl. The multitalented Stockard Channing plays a car thief with a penchant for elaborate disguises. She hopes to trade in her stolen goods and purchase a snazzy sports model for ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: public defender, car theft, ferrari, vengeance, fall in love, heist, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crime, on the run, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 839
In Security (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The owners of a failing security company start robbing houses to boost business.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, crimes, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, robbery, danger, couples, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.1
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R.S.V.P. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man invites a group of his closest friends to a party, where he proceeds to discreetly kill them all.
Style: slasher, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, dark humor, crimes, psychopath, mind game, deadly, death, student, party, violence, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 24K
Men at Work (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two garbage men find the body of a city councilman in a trash can on their route. With help from a supervisor, the duo must solve the case and find the man's killer while hiding the body from the cops.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, disorder, goofy hero, partners, buddies, dishonesty, amateur detective, cons and scams, vietnam veteran, justice, brothers, guilty pleasure ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 7K
Mo' Money (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Trying to get his act together, a con artist gets a job in a credit card company. He falls in love with a fellow employee, he steals a couple of cards, everything is going great. But soon, the chief of security drags him into the big leagues of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: credit card, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, reluctant partners, investigation, chase, african american, con men ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
One for the Money (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unemployed lingerie buyer convinces her bail bondsman cousin to give her a shot as a bounty hunter. Her first assignment is to track down a former cop on the run for murder – the same man who broke her heart years before. With the help of some ...
Style: exciting, romantic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: strong female character, bounty hunter, strong female lead, escapades, investigation, battle of the sexes, crimes, romance, verbal byplay, couples, private investigator, runaway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 474
The Scent (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A detective Seon-woo, who moonlights as a private investigator, has a beautiful new client Soo-Jin. The woman asks the detective to take photos of her husband in the midst of having an affair with another woman. When the detective goes to take ...
Style: humorous, realistic, tense, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: private detective, femme fatale, murder, false accusation, disorder, chase, police detective, nothing goes right, crimes, protagonist as suspect, frame up, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: frame up, chase, media, murder, mexican standoff, partners, journalism, crimes, chases and races, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Larry Donner is a author and writing professor who tutors people who want to write books. Larry's life has become a misery when his Ex-wife has published a book he wrote under her name and has gotten rich over it. Owen Lift, one of Larry's ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, parody, clever ...
Plot: murder, disorder, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, family relations, strangulation, dark humor, train, resentment, attempted murder, professor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 742
Out Cold (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A comedy about an angry married couple, a private investigator, and a walk-in freezer.
Style: humorous, clever, suspenseful, rough, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, frame up, private detective, crimes, cons and scams, store, disorder, couples, dark humor, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 7K
Duplicate (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Bablu (Shah Rukh Khan), an aspiring chef, works in a hotel where Sonia Kapoor,(Juhi) works with him as banquet manager at the restaurant. His look-alike Manu (Shah Rukh Khan), a gangster, robs a bank along with his friend (Gulshan Grover) but gets ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: mistaken identity, race against time, crime, criminal heroes, love and romance, fugitives, crimes, cooking and food, disorder, dishonesty, romance, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
 927
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, semi serious, captivating, light, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, law enforcement, crimes, murder, fbi agent, stripper, danger, escapades, justice, comics, crime, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Secret Life of Archie's Wife (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bunny, an unhappily married Denver housewife, frustrated and stressed out over her uncommunicative businessman husband Archie as well as planing their daughter's coming wedding, has her life turned upside down one day when she's taken ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: golden years, crime, crimes, on the run, disorder, couples, bank, kidnapping, heist, couple relations, opposites attract, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Blood, Guts, Bullets and Octane (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Cherry Pontiac Lemans Convertible...Two Days...Two-Hundred & Fifty Grand. When your lemon lot hits the skids you glom the gig no matter what the smell. For Bob and Sid, two slicked-back burnouts, bum luck runs in spades. With a goose-egg ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, gangsters, dishonesty, crimes, partners, chases and races, on the run, crime, wooing, drug abuse, cons and scams, car ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%