Movies like Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie

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Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016)
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Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Edina and Patsy are still oozing glitz and glamor, living the high life they are accustomed to; shopping, drinking and clubbing their way around London's trendiest hot-spots. Blamed for a major incident at an uber fashionable launch party, they become entangled in a media storm and are relentlessly pursued by the paparazzi. Fleeing penniless to the glamorous playground of the super-rich, the French Riviera, they hatch a plan to make their escape permanent and live the high life forever more!
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, exciting, queer cinema
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fashion, british, best friend, drunk, public relations, women, satire, smoking, grandmother, camp, lgbtq, woman dressed as man, lgbt, drunken woman, drinking alcohol, alcohol, female director, champagne, falling into water, police boat, fainting woman, woman smoker, brushing hair, celebrity cameo, drinking
Place: england, london

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Most similar movies to Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and realistic films with plots about crimes, satire, disorder, friends, farce, dishonesty and partners mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie: Absolutely Fabulous (1992), Absolutely Fabulous (2001), The Supergrass (1985), Splitting Heirs (1993), The Hustle (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Absolutely Fabulous (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the world of fashion and PR, immature fun-loving mother Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their constant drug abuse and outrageous selfishness. Numerous in-jokes and heavy ...
Style: sitcom, funny, biting, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: satire, middle aged, women, lgbt, fashion, bbc, career woman, young heroes, birthday, drug use, social climbing, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, united kingdom, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Absolutely Fabulous (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The wildly popular British television show Absolutely Fabulous gets a Francophonic makeover with this film version directed by Gabriel Aghion. In this go around, Josiane Balasko and Nathalie Baye play the incorrigible Eddie and Patsy, who leave no ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, fashion, starting over, family relations, celebrity culture, parents and children, society, love and romance, thirtysomething life, alcohol abuse, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, canada, woodstock
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Supergrass (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: While taking a holiday in the country with his mother, Dennis hits on a scheme to impress a girl so that she'll go away on a trip with him as his girlfriend. Although he fails to gain any interest from the girl, the police take a great interest ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, semi serious, humorous, alternative comedy
Plot: drug dealing, undercover agent, cross dressing, farce, mistaken identity, frame up, sexual relations, couples, disorder, crimes, gangsters, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Splitting Heirs (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A member of the English upper class dies, leaving his estate and his business to an American, whom he thinks is his son who was lost as a baby and then found again. An Englishman who thinks he is an Indian comes to believe that he is actually the ...
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, light, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, lawyer, british, inheritance, indians, disorder, nothing goes right, switching roles, dishonesty, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 60s
Place: london, england, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Hustle (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two female scam artists, one low rent and the other high class, compete to swindle a naïve tech prodigy out of his fortune. A remake of the 1988 comedy "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels."
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, clever, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: con artists, con woman, deception, perfect crime, competition, partners, girlfriend, arrested, pretending to be blind, running from police, time jump, casino ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south of france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Saving Grace (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Unexpectedly widowed, prim and proper housewife Grace Trevethyn finds herself in dire financial straits when she inherits massive debts her late husband had been accruing for years. Faced with losing her house, she decides to use her talent for ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marijuana, drug dealer, drugs, weed, drug dealing, family problems, small town life, small town, police investigation, farce, twists and turns, female protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, cornwall, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Gambit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Style: light, humorous, sexy, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: heist, caper, collector, art, con men, con artists, crime gone awry, crimes, perfect crime, farce, greed, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Drunk Parents (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two drunk parents attempt to hide their ever increasing financial difficulties from their daughter and social circle through elaborate neighborhood schemes.
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, ironic, feel good
Audience: date night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: parents, scheme, daughter, drunk, get rich quick scheme, swindle, deception, marriage, mother, cheating, financial crisis, garage ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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9 Dead Gay Guys (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story of two lads from Belfast as they stumble their way through the London gay underworld in search of 'gainful employment'. This being the offering of sexual favours to older gay men in order to subsidise their respective giros. 9 ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, queer cinema ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, amateur detective, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, buddies, dark humor, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, ireland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 405
The Shipment (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is hired to recover a shipment of Viagra gone awry.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light
Plot: gangsters, hitman, crimes, disorder, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, drug dealing, partners, sexual humor, viagra
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Miami Beach (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Miami Bici is the story of Ion and Ilie, two young people from a small dark city in Romania who go to Miami in the middle of winter, to live both the "American Dream" and the Romanian dream of "getting rich quick". Once there, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: organized crime, satire, friendship, crimes, money, friends, escapades, dream
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two not-too-bright party girls reinvent themselves for their high school reunion. Armed with a borrowed Jaguar, new clothes and the story of their success as the inventors of Post-It notes, Romy and Michele descend on their alma mater, but their ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: high school, women, fashion, friendship, teenager, stereotypes, switching roles, love and romance, self discovery, high school reunion, coming of age, deception ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, california, arizona, usa, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Grilled (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two meat salesmen (Romano, James) will stop at nothing to get a sale.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, fall in love, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, buddies, farce, workplace situations, friendship, hitman, disorder, cooking and food, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
That's What She Said (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Longtime best friends Bebe and DeeDee are both wrestling with love. Bebe has met someone new and is in the exuberant phase of a budding romance. DeeDee is trying to move on from someone she can’t forget – mostly in destructive ways. As Bebe ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: best friend, best friends, city life, disorder, hung over, twentysomething life, lifestyle, singleness, friends, nothing goes right, strong female presence, friendship between men ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
High Heels and Low Lifes (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nurse eavesdrops with a friend on a cell phone conversation that describes a bank heist. She and the friend then conspire to blackmail the robbers for $2 million.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, stylized, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: crimes, farce, heist, blackmail, mind game, disorder, friends, cons and scams, partners, rivalry, bank robbery, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, los angeles, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Parole Officer (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hapless parole officer is framed for murder by a crooked police chief. To prove his innocence he must entice his former clients away from the law abiding lives they are now living to recover the evidence that will save him.
Style: talky, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: heist, murder, warden, police corruption, love and romance, crimes, law enforcement, partners, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, unlikely criminal, policewoman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, northern england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Doing Time (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Times are hard for habitual guest of Her Majesty Norman Stanley Fletcher. The new prison officer, Beale, makes MacKay look soft and what's more, an escape plan is hatching from the cell of prison godfather Grouty and Fletcher wants no part of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, clever, humorous
Plot: prison, escape, partners, buddies, confined, nothing goes right, intrigue, troublemaker, friends, disorder, prison life, farce
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 14K
Queenpins (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bored and frustrated suburban homemaker Connie and her best pal JoJo, a vlogger with dreams, turn a hobby into a multi-million-dollar counterfeit coupon caper. After firing off a letter to the conglomerate behind a box of cereal gone stale, and ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, surprise ending, feel good, feminist film ...
Plot: housewife, female criminal, women, strong female character, cons and scams, perfect crime, forgery, female protagonist, partners in crime, escapades, female friendship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: humorous, brutal, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, crimes, organized crime, heist, crime gone awry, police investigation, twists and turns, gang war, friendship, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.
Style: funny, humorous, satirical, witty, sexy ...
Plot: heist, screwball, zoophilia, con artists, jewelry, dark humor, satire, betrayal, hitman, crimes, american abroad, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, california, europe, britain, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Dirt (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: DIRT is a quirky comedy about two simple-hearted brothers who, when abandoned by the death of their mother, search to find a replacement Mom. Junior and Scooter find themselves ill-prepared for life on their own. To ease their suffering, they search ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: small town, kidnapping, family relations, parents and children, social relations, siblings relations, nothing goes right, husband wife relationship, violence, wedding, bank robber, brother ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Nuns on the Run (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brian and Charlie work for a gangster. When the boss learns they want to "leave" he sets them up to be killed, after they help rob the local Triads of their drug dealing profits. B&C decide to steal the money for themselves, but ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, entertaining, buddy movie ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: cross dressing, on the run, nun, chase, priest, fish out of water, misfit, farce, partners, dishonesty, bully, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Crimes of Fashion (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brooke, a plain but creative and hard-working student at the top fashion school in the nation, who has come a long way from her tough childhood spent going from one foster home to another as an orphan. She has always dreamed of becoming a fashion ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fashion, fish out of water, student life, college, college life, life turned upside down, youth, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, fall in love, family business, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Undercover Blues (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When fun-loving American agents Dennis Quaid and Kathleen Turner are called back from maternity leave for a special assignment in New Orleans, the spy parents decide to skip the sitter and give their bouncing baby girl the adventure of a lifetime. ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, melancholic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: spy, espionage, police investigation, parenthood, married couple, parents and children, family life, vacation, undercover, working undercover, couple relations, strong female character ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Operation Merry Christmas: The Elf Con (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Mexico
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The plan of three small-time pickpockets to pull the heist of their lives during Christmas, posing as elves in a Christmas show in one of the most exclusive shopping centers in the city where they will collect private information from some wealthy ...
Style: humorous, sincere, satirical, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: christmas, life lesson, children, satire, conspiracy, heist gone wrong, thief, robbery, christmas season, criminal, heist, mischievous children
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Nickelodeon's Ho Ho Holiday Special (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Nickelodeon stars feature in vignettes and musical numbers about holiday custom's, all within a larger wrap-around story,
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: holiday, satire, celebrity, trap, rivalry, competitor, contests and competitions, christmas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Legend of Al, John and Jack (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York 1959. I tre gangster Al, John e Jack hanno il compito di uccidere Frankie per conto del boss. Sbagliano bersaglio e il boss da a loro un'altra possibilità: tenere d'occhio una persona a lui cara. Ma la fortuna non è dalla loro ...
Style: satirical, captivating, semi serious, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: memory loss, gangsters, mafia, escapades, satire, memory lapse, bandit, criminal, humour, crimes, betrayal by friend, electrocution ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Ruthless People (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: ransom, kidnapping, hostage, greed, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, farce, misunderstanding, fashion, revenge, vengeance, manipulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 7K
Scorched (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: humorous, melancholic, funny, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: heist, bank robber, small town, robbery, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, bank, friends, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, crimes, employee ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Undercover (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the comedy ' undercover ' is to be Denmark's worst police officer Muhammed on his first undercover mission. The only problem is that it is small and Rikke love the Thursday before Christmas. But instead of Christmas tree and gifts ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, satirical, captivating ...
Plot: christmas, police officer, policewoman, crimes, escapades, criminal, satire, humour, elf, boat, santa claus, orphanage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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