Movies like Careless

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Careless (2007)
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Careless (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wiley Roth finds a severed human finger in his kitchen one night. Understandably freaked out, in a search across Los Angeles that brings them in contact with psychics, ineffectual police, crooked taxidermists, mysterious neighbors who might be on drugs, and a nine-fingered woman named Cheryl who might, improbably, end up being the girl of his dreams.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: investigation, friendship, obsession, amateur detective, dark humor, romance, murder, crimes, stalking, mystery, best friends, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, track down, reluctant partners, unlikely criminals, riddles and clues, friendship between men, friends, parents and children, inventions and discoveries, cocaine, father son relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Careless

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and light films with plots about crimes, disorder, murder, investigation, friendship, friends and romance mostly in Comedy, Mystery and Romance genres. Some movies like Careless: The Scenesters (2009), Nadine (1987), Mystery Team (2009), Legacy (2008), Skills Like This (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Scenesters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Someone is killing beautiful young Hipsters in East L.A. Charlie is a crime scene cleaner working for Aftershocks Inc. with a penchant for Sherlock Holmes type deduction. Wallace is an out-of-luck filmmaker working as a crime scene videographer. The ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, fish out of water, disorder, who done it, serial killer, crimes, amateur detective, filmmaker, hipster, filmmaking, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 4K
Nadine (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hairdresser Nadine Hightower wants to retrieve the risqué photos she once posed for, but when she visits the photographer at his office, he's murdered by an intruder. Nadine talks her estranged husband, Vernon, into going along when she ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Plot: murder, romance, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, odd couple, hidden identity, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, murder mystery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, 1930s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.6
 9K
Mystery Team (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of former Encyclopedia Brown-style child-detectives struggle to solve an adult mystery.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, friendship, amateur detective, investigation, mystery, friends, crimes, farce, absurdism, bicycle, strip club, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 2.8
 1K
Legacy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a geeky, overweight rushee is found dead at the hottest sorority on the campus, the three most popular girls of the house are prime suspects.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: sorority, investigation, murder, mystery, serial killer, riddles and clues, dark humor, protagonist as suspect, college life, reluctant partners, legal, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Skills Like This (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Max Solomon faces the awful truth that he will never be a writer. So, in a desperate attempt to find his true calling, he turns to crime. In this inventive comedy, three friends have their lives turned upside down when one of them realizes that ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: crimes, heist, romance, friendship, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, friends, disorder, couples, criminal, bank, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Kings of Appletown (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will and Clayton witness a murder, but out of fear decide not to tell anyone. They and their friend Betsy, whose father has been wrongfully accused of the crime, go on a journey to find the real killer, and at the same time redeem themselves.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: false accusation, murder, small town, amateur detective, adventurer, investigation, adventure, crimes, riddles and clues, heroes, teenage life, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat
Plot: crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, dark humor, cons and scams, friendship, nothing goes right, amateur detective, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, buddies, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, ireland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Saving Silverman (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of buddies conspire to save their best friend from marrying the wrong woman, a cold-hearted beauty who snatches him from them and breaks up their Neil Diamond cover band.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dark humor, faked death, friendship, destructive relationship, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, disorder, lovers reunited, buddies, romance, friendship between men, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Hannah Has a Ho-Phase (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Leslie gets fed up with her prudish roommate, Hannah, she challenges her to the bet of a lifetime: Hannah must sleep with ten guys while Leslie does the unthinkable and "re-virginizes".
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friendship, buddy, romance, love and romance, friends, best friends, sexual content, sexual relations, love, virgin, bet, bridesmaid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 10K
Jagga Jasoos (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Mystery
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A gifted teenage detective searches for his missing father with his ladylove assistant.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, missing person, investigation, mystery, youth, partners, romance, love and romance, crimes, coming of age, young heroes, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Who's Your Monkey? (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In Jacksonville, Florida, four friends since grade school who are now in their early 30s face the challenges of adulthood: Hutto is about to become a father, Laith is intimidated by his girlfriend's sexuality, a grieving Bobby drinks heavily ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, tense ...
Plot: thirtysomething life, friendship, disorder, best friends, nothing goes right, dark humor, friends, crimes, car accident, surgery, grief, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Serial Killing 4 Dummys (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Casey Noland, a high school kid with no direction in life, decides to pursue the serial killing profession. Only problem...he can't bring himself to kill anybody. Will the help of a gothic chick named Sasha, he attempts to learn the ways of a ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, scary
Plot: serial killer, murder, high school, psychopath, mind game, mystery, dark humor, youth, police investigation, teenage life, obsession, stalking ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Murder of a Cat (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When someone murders his beloved cat, Clinton, an adult child, demands justice. Taking it upon himself to solve the case, he teams up with an unlikely ally, Greta, and the two set out to find the culprit lurking in their small suburban town. But as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, pets, murder, suspicion, cat, friendship, secret, neighbor, romance, mother son relationship, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A slovenly cable repairman becomes a big-city health inspector and is tasked with uncovering the source of a food poisoning epidemic.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, investigation, disorder, incompetent official, crimes, partners, misfit, restaurant, undercover, mother daughter relationship, justice, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 1K
Coffee Date (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Todd's life takes a turn when his friendship with a homosexual causes everyone in his life to start questioning his sexuality.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, best friends, mistaken identity, romance, couples, gays and lesbians, pretense, nothing goes right, lifestyle, gender, family relations, gay relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Mr & Mrs Murder (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Charlie and Nicola Buchanan are crime scene cleaners whose unique quirks and talents solve the most baffling murder mysteries.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, enigmatic, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: amateur detective, who done it, investigation, murder, crimes, mystery, couples, law enforcement, multiple suspects, couple relations, riddles and clues, family business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Pretty Bird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, americana, disorder, unemployment, dark humor, buddies, friends, partners, desire for fame, small town, ambition, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Overnight (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend on Valentine's Day, Jenny (Rachel Blanchard) shares a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to New York with a love-damaged group of passengers-- a pilot with anger management issues (Anthony LaPaglia), some ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: airplane, fall in love, romance, opposites attract, professor, couples, society, friendship, hip hop, love and romance, stewardess, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 3.9
 934
Mystery Girls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Mystery Girls follows two former detective TV show starlets brought back together by a real-life mystery. Charlie Contour is a suburban housewife and mother, while Holly Hamilton longs for her glory days in the 90's when she was on television. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: partners against crime, reluctant partners, investigation, disorder, partners, amateur detective, friends, crimes, private investigator, actress, female detective, private detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Crime Is Our Business (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Prudence Beresford is investigating another murder. Her aunt had witnessed it, but no body was found, and nobody trusted her word. Nobody, except Prudence, of course!
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: murder, family relations, uncover truth, private detective, investigation, odd couple, crimes, couple relations, siblings relations, disorder, amateur detective, master and servant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.9
 1K
R.T.T. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Florence, his companion of five years, shocks him with the news that she's leaving him, moving to Miami and marrying another man, Arthur loses it. He follows Florence to all the way to Florida with plans to stop the wedding, which is set ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light, exciting ...
Plot: disorder, adventure, cons and scams, crimes, couple relations, escapades, romance, smuggling, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, unlikely partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, france, europe, usa, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Coffee, Kill Boss (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When ten executives secretly meet to sell off their company, they're murdered one by one in this darkly comedic romp through the halls of corporate America.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, dark humor, deception, betrayal, conspiracy, office, boss, deal, death, vice president, corporation, business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Good Night to Die (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One day in the life of a hit man, Ronnie, who spends it trying to save the life of fellow hit man, August, who he had brought into the business three years ago. August has become a real problem for some of the bosses around town, and Ronnie will ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, nothing goes right, betrayal, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, working undercover, dishonesty, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, dark humor, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Love at Large (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Vampish miss Dolan hires hardboiled P.I. Harry Dobbs to tail her shady boyfriend. Harry realizes that the man leads a double life but then his client disappears. Harry teams up with his own tail, P.I. Stella Wynkowski, to clear things up.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, twists and turns ...
Plot: private detective, mistaken identity, nightclub, power relations, disorder, couples, manipulation, investigation, hidden identity, femme fatale, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
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So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Plot: romance, love and romance, friendship, friends, lifestyle, fall in love, family relations, singleness, parents and children, couples, cons and scams, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: city life, best friends, best friend, disorder, hung over, nothing goes right, lifestyle, twentysomething life, friends, singleness, strong female presence, friendship between men ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Betty Lou is a librarian in a very small town. Her husband is a police detective who takes her for granted. Betty Lou is the ultimate mouse. After a gangland figure is mysteriously murdered in town, Betty Lou finds the murder weapon, but can't ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, light ...
Plot: murder, librarian, small town, police investigation, crimes, witnessing a crime, mystery, investigation, amateur detective, law enforcement, dishonesty, switching roles ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Manchu Eagle Murder Caper Mystery (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Film noir parody with a private eye trying to solve the murder of his milkman.
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, witty, neo noir ...
Plot: investigation, murder, small town, disorder, social relations, mystery, law enforcement, goofy hero, private detective, crimes, small town life, milkman ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Private Eyes (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Don Knotts and Tim Conway star in The Private Eyes, a 1980 comedy about two bumbling detectives solving a murder. It's an impressively incompetent affair. Every ancient joke falls with a muffled thud as Knotts and Conway ham their way through ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, heiress, investigation, mystery, ghost, police investigation, supernatural, chase, police detective, disorder, riddles and clues, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, europe, england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Love Conquers Paul (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Comedy - Brendan Bradley, Russell Garofalo, Elizabeth Wood
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: voyeurism, lifestyle, looking for love, dishonesty, misfit, stalking, love and romance, romance, social misfits, small town, twentysomething life, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%