Movies like The Video Man

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The Video Man (2018)
Original name: Videomannen
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A VHS collector with a drinking problem finds a valuable movie that could save his terrible economical situation. The film disappears. He suspects it is stolen and starts a hunt after a perpetrator.
Plot: vcr, video
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about murder, female nudity, dishonesty, death, male nudity, crimes and jealousy mostly in Thriller, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Video Man: Out Cold (1989), Wrong Is Right (1982), Into the Night (1985), Law of Desire (1987), False as Water (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, frame up, misfit partners, store, cons and scams, love triangle, frozen body, private investigator, crime, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
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95%
Wrong Is Right (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Political double-talk, dirty tricks, hidden microphones, spy satellites, bugging the Oval Office and a nuclear bomb for sale are all ingredients in this swift, funny and frightening look at the possibilities in today's political arenas. Sean ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, political satire, assassination, terrorism, farce, fighting the system, government agency, secret agents, special agents, espionage, investigation, journalism ...
Time: 80s, near future
Place: manhattan new york city, texas, north africa, u.s. capitol building
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Into the Night (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Ed Okin used to have a boring life. He used to have trouble getting to sleep. Then one night, he met Diana. Now, Ed's having trouble staying alive.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: chase, airport, adultery, on the run, assassin, insomnia, chaos and mayhem, woman in danger, chases and races, crimes, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, las vegas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Law of Desire (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When porn director Pablo reluctantly breaks up with his boyfriend, Juan, he encourages him to stay in touch. Juan moves away to live in a lighthouse and eventually writes his ex, but in the interim Pablo has taken up a psychotic new lover, Antonio ...
Style: surreal, semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: murder, gay, gays and lesbians, passion, transsexual, love triangle, obsession, movie business, parents and children, gender, extramarital affair, sibling relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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False as Water (1985)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 102 min.
Story: John is the owner of a small publishing company. One day John meets the poet Clara and falls in love with her. A movie about jealousy and death.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: death, jealousy, publisher, life turned upside down, infidelity, breakup, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, cat, winter ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
A Wonderful World (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A fairy tale about the political and socioeconomic realities of Mexico.
Style: humorous, semi serious, biting, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: immigrants, rich and poor, political conspiracy, suburbs, political corruption, social decay, politics, dishonesty, society, state affairs, ego clash, leadership ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Invasion (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Joseph is in his mid-sixties and has just lost his beloved wife. Everything in his big old mansion reminds him painfully of the years they spent together. One day several visitors turn up unexpectedly. They seem to be relatives of his deceased wife. ...
Plot: fireworks, kendo, hit with a shovel, murder, boy, mouse, adultery, drowning, swimming pool, actress, katana, widower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Russian Psycho (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The film’s action happens in today’s Russia, in Moscow. A young man, Sviatoslav Ivanov, is in love with the young girl Asya and decides to marry her. By training he is a graphic designer, but Asya’s father is the managing director of a large ...
Plot: psychopath, enemy, rich girl
Time: 2000s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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54%
La higuera de los bastardos (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A trigger-happy Nationalist fears retribution from the son of a man he executed. To mollify the boy's anger, he takes a drastic step: he keeps constant watch over the fig tree the boy has planted at his father's gravesite. As the years ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending
Plot: soldier, execution, village, child, redemption, religion, hanging, army, tree, blackmail, night, virgin ...
Place: basque country
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Love That is Wrong (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amy (Daisy Wong) and Ann (Ellen Chan) are a lesbian couple but their relationship gets disrupted when Amy falls in love with her male office colleague named Wang (Michael Tao). As Amy spends more and more time with Wang Ann feels that she has lost ...
Plot: telescope, sexual harassment, suicide attempt, death wish, lesbian couple, stabbed with a knife, misandry, office worker, ring, bisexuality, dating, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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1-900 (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The police become involved when the callers to a 1-900 number begin turning up dead after a visit from the beautiful operator.
Plot: disco, escort, telephone operator, sexual initiation, clitoris, scissors, phone sex, manipulation, divorce, cigarette smoking, singing, death ...
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54%
Under a Kaleidoscope (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Caleb Loomis is an agoraphobic twenty-something. In his spare time he makes UFO videos with miniature cities and takes an unhealthy amount of LSD. One afternoon he hears Beatrice, the lady next door, being abused. After striking an odd friendship ...
Style: psychedelic
Plot: australian, inner city, craziness, surrealism, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I Am Atheist (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Plot unknown
Plot: gun, armageddon, bible prophecy, hopelessness, atheist, salvation, religious, atheism, sole survivor, redemption, prophet, religion
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Mary My Dearest (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A very fantastic story about a robber (Hector) and a magitian (Maria). Once they were lovers, but he left her. One fine day they reenccount and become lovers again. She takes him appart from the 'bad road' and they then work as child ...
Plot: insanity, costume, magic, thief, mistaken identity, confusion, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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To Be Twenty (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lia and Tina are two beautiful girls who meet and realize that they have a lot in common. They are both young, beautiful and pissed off, so they decide to hitchhike their way to Rome to find Nazariota's commune, a place to stay for free and ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: sex, gang, prostitution, rape, exploitation, commune, kissing, pop music, hippie, unhappy ending, mime, death of protagonist ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Welcome Aboard! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Story: A philosophizing uninvited hitchhiker terrorizes a writer, who's selling dictionaries while he's struggling with writer's block.
Plot: pilot, philosophy, traffic jam, audio cassette, trenchcoat, car keys, writer's block, one night stand, humanism, escaped convict, arrest, hitchhiker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hot Summer Week (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Via Amazon: "Two wild teenage girls, Debbie (Kathleen Cody) and Karen (Dianne Hull, FIFTH FLOOR, ALOHA BOBBY AND ROSE) hit the road for some freedom, boys, and unexpected danger in this 1973 drive-in classic! The girls pick up a handsome ...
Plot: serial killer, hitchhiker, topless, summer, hippie, meditation, female nudity, murder, beach, hitchhiking, mental illness, soldier
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Lulu by Night (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Story: German, a young theater director, tries to organize a theater play about Lulu, a prostitute that was killed in London by Jack the ripper. While looking for the protagonist, Rufo appears, an introvert jazz musician. He could play Jack the ripper.
Plot: husband wife relationship, hallucination, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, neo noir, infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, wealth, death, love, murder, prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Fantasías (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: no overview found
Style: erotic
Plot: cafeteria, swinger, large breasts, unhappy marriage, premature ejaculation, woman's bare butt, swinger couple, swingers, threesome, blackmail, sex scene, cunnilingus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Tabloid (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: No movie overview is available.
Plot: tv crew, female nudity, faked death, interview, tv show in film
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Mr. Viral (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mr. Viral is a dark comedy satire meets revenge thriller about viral marketing and the Internet. It's a story of revenge, gone viral. In the trenches of a struggling prominent advertising ...
Plot: thrill ride, girl on girl, female stalker, voyeurism, no panties, toy, prostitute, revenge, male nudity, advertising executive, mud wrestling, photocopier ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Best F(R)Iends (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a drifter befriends a quirky mortician, an unlikely business partnership is formed. Paranoia soon develops, however, and both men are forced to come to terms with the fragility of friendship and loyalty.
Plot: reunion, mortician, drifter, gold, romance
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Destruction Babies (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Taira is a disaffected youth from a seaside town reveling in violence. Enamored by his strength, Yuya joins his crusade in attacking strangers. Meanwhile, Taira's brother looks for him.
Plot: kicked in the stomach, kicked in the head, kicked in the face, garbage, fight, street fight, shoplifting, bicycle, car accident, violence, murder, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Guns for Hire (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Beatle is a quirky loner who refuses to live by society's rules. Her business cards read "Towing/Assassination," and she even has a hit man infomercial to go along with it. Her only human contact is with her psychiatrist and the ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, interrogation, torture, prostitute, hitman, polaroid, unreliable narrator, bondage, debt, life insurance, police interrogation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Raise Your Kids on Seltzer (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A husband-and-wife pair of retired cult deprogrammers experience marital strife when their past catches up with them.
Plot: husband wife relationship, kidnapping, coming out of retirement, cult
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Inches from the Ground (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A border post in Bulgaria, 1954. The mind of little Michael is full of kaleidoscopic panoramas of naïve Socialism, Balkan Stalinism and the Cold War. His father is a strong lieutenant having his ideas of duty and lofty heroism. His mother in her ...
Plot: communism, stalinism, cold war, military
Time: year 1954
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Little Book of Revenge (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bernard, an accountant in an upscale jewellery store, suffers from daily psychological abuse by his boss Vendôme. Thanks to his pal Robert, also victim of harassment by this cruel man, Bernard will toy with the consequence of a well-deserved ...
Plot: disgruntled worker, mute child, jewelry, accountant, jewel robbery, psychopath, prison, airport, murder, vengeance, flashback, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Anniversary (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mrs Taggart always celebrates her anniversary with her grown sons. It’s a tradition practised since the death of her husband and she is determined for it to continue. None of her three sons have dared to cross their ruthless domineering mother but ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, anniversary, single parent, death in the family, manipulation, family gatherings, family life, family problems, family relations, manipulations, parents and children, eccentric family ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Taxi Number 9 2 11 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A cabbie and businessman both in need of big money partake in a two-hour adventure together.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, remake of american film
Plot: police station, taxi, car chase, hit and run, lawsuit, taxi driver, attempted murder, unlikely partners, down on your luck, bollywood, disorder, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Highwayman (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dark, comedic thriller about fraud, bank robbers and a search for love.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: crime, store, vengeance, on the road, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, parents and children, cons and scams, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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