Movies like The Honest One

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The Honest One (1984)
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The Honest One (1984)
Original name: Namuslu
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When an incorruptible government pay clerk, who isn't taken seriously by anyone including his family, get robbed while carrying huge amount of work money, he becomes popular because people believe he faked the robbery and kept the money.
Plot: money, friendship, corruption, robbery, morality, honesty, family man
Place: istanbul turkey

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, semi serious and realistic films with plots about money, friendship, family relations, corruption, female nudity, theft and male female relationship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Honest One: Ciao Ciao (2017), The Winter of Our Discontent (1983), A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000), Eastern Business (2016), Scumbag Hustler (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ciao Ciao (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, China
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A free and wild young woman has to come back from the big city to her village in the mountains.
Plot: countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitution, arranged marriage, motorcycle, sex scene, corruption, money, female nudity, mayor, male nudity, smuggling ...
Place: china
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95%
The Winter of Our Discontent (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This story tells those self-denials of an honest man what necessary to reach his object of life.
Plot: friendship, money, ethics, land, honesty, foreclosure, shopping mall, loyalty, grocer, grocery store
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three smalltown friends looking to leave their troubles behind come up with a robbery scheme to fund their trip to the big city. But as their plan goes awry and the authorities become involved, they are left with no other alternative but to take ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, humorous, cult film
Plot: road trip, friendship, on the road, love, robbery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, armed robbery, chase, car trouble, stealing a car, old man, trailer home ...
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85%
Eastern Business (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania, Lithuania, Moldova
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two Moldavian friends begin a journey full of adventures and suspense trying various business ideas in order to earn enough money to achieve their dreams.
Style: absurd
Plot: jail, journey, optimism, friendship, robbery, bad luck
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Scumbag Hustler (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Soloman Crow pays a visit to his god fearing, bible quoting, closeted homosexual brother and his sexually repressed wife. He enters their home with a proclamation to kick a drug habit that almost cost him his life. Broke, it doesn't take ...
Style: surprise ending, humorous, feel good, light, contemplative ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, infidelity, drugs, deception, marriage, money, brother brother relationship, friendship, satire, female nudity, male nudity ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.2
 64
Supercock (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American cowboy in the Philippines gets mixed up in cockfighting.
Plot: cockfight, rooster, tournament, violence, gambling, theft, controversy, champion, money, friendship, death, chase ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Property Is No Longer a Theft (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A lowly bank clerk, literally allergic to money and revolted by its nefarious influence on humanity, launches a campaign of harassment against a wealthy butcher, stealing small, insignificant items— but never money—from the man. The victim uses ...
Plot: years of lead, nudity (full frontal - brief), male female relationship, satire, breaking the fourth wall, cheating, money, police, economics, death, capitalism, symbolism ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
In the Thick of It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This optimistic Italian slice-of-life drama chronicles a typical day in the lives of teenagers living in the grim suburbs of Rome. The story is set in the suburb of Tuscolano which is located near the Cinecitta studios and concerns a group of ...
Plot: con artists, suburbs, family relations, friendship, money, friend, brother brother relationship, dating, male female relationship, terminal illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, flash forward ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Chaos Class Is Fretting Over (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lazy, uneducated students mostly coming from money, share a very close band. They live together in the dormitory of this private highschool, where they daily plan their latest pranks on teachers or the other classes. When one of the students get ...
Plot: high school, pregnancy, wedding, birth, explosion
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73%
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Cry Woman (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: South Korea, France, Canada, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to support her family and earn enough money to get her husband out of jail, a woman with an unusual crying style becomes a professional mourner.
Plot: gambling debt, money problems, child abandonment, black market, prison, funeral, jail, money, crying
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Chaos Class (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lazy, uneducated students mostly coming from money, share a very close band. They live together in the dormitory of this private highschool, where they daily plan their latest pranks on teachers or the other classes. When a new and obviously strict ...
Style: cult film
Plot: escape, map, teacher, baby, friendship, prank, student, high school, punishment, extortion, lesson, cat ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
One in a Million (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Torsten Södergren lives in a normal house with his normal family in a completely normal city. Every morning he greets his normal neighbours before getting into his normal car and drives the usual way to his ordinary work at an ordinary bank. But ...
Plot: money, unemployment, employment agency, lottery, bank, bank robbery, suicide attempt
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Lady Banker (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The scene is the restless Paris of the interwar years where an attractive and ambitious woman successfully makes her way in a world previously reserved for men: that of high finance. Originating from a humble background, she quickly becomes popular ...
Plot: finance, banker, lgbt, execution, bisexuality, money, businesswoman, anti semitism, speculation, bisexual woman, hunger, stock broker ...
Time: 1920s
Place: paris france, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Pardon (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on a true event, Pardon tells the tragicomic story of three friends who end up in prison when they are mistaken as members of a terrorist organization. Ibrahim's fear of uniforms makes him runaway whenever he sees one. Because of this, ...
Style: cynical, sentimental, touching, humorous, biting ...
Plot: prison, friendship, mistaken identity, prison life, false accusation, confined, life is a bitch, society, dishonesty, dark humor, disorder, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Olive Tree (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Alma’s family has been producing quality olive oil in the Baix Maestrat area of Spain’s Castellón for generations. Yet changing pressures in the industry have made their traditional practices economically untenable, and the family is now in the ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, touching, silent film
Plot: travel, friendship, love interest, uncle niece relationship, anxiety, plan, dementia, lie, restaurant, mute, money, farming ...
Time: 2010s
Place: germany, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The List of My Desires (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the little haberdasher Arras discovers she's won 18 million in the lottery and can now afford anything she wants, she has only one fear: losing the small joys of life made simple it cherishes above all. But fate is obstinate, and this is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: lottery winner, lottery, introspection, life turned upside down, couple relations, couples, crumbling marriage, new life, love, husband wife relationship, female friendship, money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Pranchiyettan & The Saint (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Chirammal Enashu Francis, a.k.a. Pranchiyettan (Mammootty), is a successful businessman based in Thrissur. He is a devotee of Saint Francis of Assisi and often has imaginary conversations with the saint. His ancestors were rice traders, but he has ...
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, slang
Plot: businessman, money, love, ambition, lifestyle, changing lives, social relations, religious faith, male female relationship, relationships, society, family business ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Comidark Films: In Between (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Working in a ferry as a waiter, Ayzek, having a defect with his front teeth, dreams to get his front teeth fixed and to marry his girlfriend, Songül. The news gets out that the ferry company is turning over the management to a new one and the whole ...
Plot: tattoo, cell phone, sports car, mirror, wedding dress, sea, ship, money, dog, tattooed man, ambulance, ship captain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Greed (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A retail billionaire's 60th birthday party is celebrated in an exclusive hotel on the Greek island of Mykonos.
Plot: money, yacht, greed, fashion show, millionaire, bankruptcy, wealth, flash forward, party, bribery, filmmaking, billionaire ...
Place: greece, monaco, sri lanka
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Mr. Muhsin (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Turkey
Duration: 119 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: couples, follow your dream, ambition, romance, artists and showbiz, love and romance, showbiz, against the odds, competition, singing competition, cassette tape, audio cassette ...
Time: 80s
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
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Aaltra (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this pitch black comedy the rivalry between two neighbors escalates into an all out war. Through a maintenance error on a tractor they both end up, paralyzed, in a wheelchair. It seems they are doomed to stay together. They no longer focus their ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: on the road, hospital, friendship, paralysis, dark humor, disability, misfit, tractor, farmer, adventure, life is a bitch, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: finland, europe, belgium, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 823
The Factotum (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cesare Botero (Nanni Moretti), a young and corrupted minister, hires a new spokesman, honest and polite high school professor Luciano Sandulli (Silvio Orlando).
Plot: ghost writer, school class, naivete, corrupt politician, speaker, high school teacher, cynicism, sarcasm, assistant, mistress, temptation, socialist ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Lemon Sisters (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three life-long friends work the bars in 1980s Atlantic City performing the songs of the 1960s girl groups.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Plot: friends, friendship, asthma, human nature, family life, siblings relations, family relations, gender, artists and showbiz, buddies, songwriter, female bonding ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Give Me Liberty (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a riot breaks out in Milwaukee, America's most segregated city, medical transport driver Vic is torn between his promise to get a group of elderly Russians to a funeral and his desire to help Tracy, a young black woman with ALS.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, psychological
Plot: money, grandfather, funeral, medicine, cooking, disabled person, adventure, friendship, woman in a wheelchair, nightclub, emigrant, feces ...
Time: contemporary, year 2003
Place: milwaukee wisconsin, wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Twenty Bucks (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A story about the life of a twenty dollar bill as it weaves in and out of the various lives of several people.
Style: humorous, captivating, thought provoking, light, surreal ...
Plot: lottery, wedding, money, family relations, human nature, parents and children, disorder, hopes, crime gone awry, irony, stripper, multiple storylines ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 213
Ladybug (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ugur and Baris run a DVD Shop together. They are funded by Baris' wealthy uncle, Engin. Ugur is in love with Leyla, Engin's little sister, also Baris' cousin. Leyla too, favors Ugur in a special way, and they meet from time to time in ...
Plot: marriage, friendship, party, love, heroism, celebrity, ladybug, turkish, gun, film within a film
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.5
 670
Taiwan Canasta (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Once one of the leaders of the 1968 protests, Sasa Belopoljanski is now an out-of-work architect who makes "movers" for living, some funny little mediapan mobiles which nobody takes seriously but him. Dreaming about the honest world free ...
Plot: revolutionary, architect, art gallery, mogul, construction, corruption, nonconformity, party, employer employee relationship, police, money, artist ...
Place: former yugoslavia, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 172
Dirty Tricks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Martin Clunes plays Edward, an English tutor at an Oxford language school. Seemingly charming and thoughtful, Edward is really a calculating liar and manipulator. A series of events triggered at a dinner party leads Edward down a very precarious and ...
Style: captivating, humorous, realistic, serious
Plot: cheating, husband wife relationship, murder, love, court, suspicion, adultery, infidelity, inheritance, seduction, money, cheating wife ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Tree Without Roots (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this tragic-comic study of religious hypocrisy, a disreputable cleric convinces villagers that their community is home to a famous holyman's grave.
Plot: hypocrisy, religious hypocrisy, countryside, islam, village, stranger, greed, morality, beggar, goat, scam, patriarch ...
Place: bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Graceful Brute (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A son hoards money stolen from the talent agency employing him, but his efforts are in vain when the money goes missing under odd circumstances.
Plot: kept woman, con men, con artists, writers, family relations, corruption, hiding, comedy of manners, living together, tax evasion, eavesdropping, poverty ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%