Movies like Social Circle

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Social Circle (2016)
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Social Circle (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A small town Georgia investigator probes into a series of local crimes including locating a missing woman. Kit Gosling (Amber McCullough) is single, lonely, and works for the Social Circle Police Department. A small town crime comedy written & directed by Jack M. Moon. This film is quirky and darkly funny.
Plot: kidnapping, gun, robbery, shooting, small town
Place: georgia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and funny films with plots about kidnapping, crimes, disorder, crime, small town, robbery and nothing goes right mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Social Circle: Dirt (2001), Drop Dead Sexy (2005), Live Free or Die (2006), Lone Star State of Mind (2002), Palookaville (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 377
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: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: small town, kidnapping, parents and children, small town life, disorder, crime, dealing with death, social relations, family relations, stoners, crimes, domestic disturbance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Drop Dead Sexy (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When their money scam runs aground, a group of would-be thieves turn to kidnapping in an attempt to blackmail their target.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corpse, kidnapping, stripper, buddies, disorder, partners, stoners, crime gone awry, small town, cons and scams, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, texas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Live Free or Die (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It's not the crime, it's the cover-up. In small-town, hard-scrabble New Hampshire, foul-mouthed all-talk slacker John "Rugged" Rudgate fancies himself a criminal. When a local plumber stares him down at a pub, Rugged vows ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, cons and scams, small town, nothing goes right, crime, vengeance, dumb criminal, robbery, twists & turns, police, mentor, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new hampshire, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Lone Star State of Mind (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Earl and Baby, two young lovers with a plan to escape their small Texas town. But when Baby's dim-witted cousin Junior gets tangled up in a whole heap of trouble, Earl has just 48 hours to save the day, rescue Junior and keep his promise to get ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: stupidity, friends, babies and infants, crimes, partners, small town life, heist, debt, misfit, small town, father son relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa, los angeles, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 6.6
 2K
Palookaville (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jerry and his two pals, Russ and Syd, are just looking for some easy money to help them break out of their nowhere lives in their nowhere town. Despite a bungled jewelry store heist which exposes their incompetence as criminals, a fateful event (and ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: robbery, dysfunctional family, ashtray, armored truck, heist, crime, crime gone awry, friendship, bank, working class, store, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heist, train robbery, master criminal, danger, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, criminal's revenge, crimes, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.3
 118K
Raising Arizona (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Coen Brothers tell the story of a absurd yet likable family with an unproductive couple as the focal point. The couple has gotten themselves into some trouble while kidnapping a baby and give Hollywood one of the most memorable chase scenes to ...
Style: humorous, surreal, witty, talky, atmospheric ...
Plot: screwball, kidnapping, ex convict, blackmail, redemption, policewoman, baby, crime, couple relations, missing child, human nature, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: offbeat, clever, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, farce, yuppie, hostages, vengeance, confined, cons and scams, social differences, nothing goes right, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 5.6
 188
Stingray (1978)
Genre: Crime, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lonigan and his partner Tony, two drug dealers, shoot two cops who attempt to set them up, and run away with a million bucks and the drugs, which they stash in a red Corvette Stingray in a used car lot. When they attempt to recover their stash with ...
Plot: nun, money, gun, speed, illegal drugs, car chase, sports car, cigar, corvette, heroin, shooting, beer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.1
 176
Heads (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A proofreader at a small-town newspaper decides to try to solve a series of decapitation murders, and reluctantly gets involved with the nutty daughter of his editor. Before long he discovers that he is the prime suspect in the murders.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, serial killer, murder, newspaper, small town life, who done it, crimes, crime, mystery, parody, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Fork in the Road (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An escaped convict and a woman ponder what to do with a not-quite-dead body.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: murder, kidnapping, on the run, convict, danger, odd couple, crime, chases and races, nothing goes right, crimes, confined, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Poor White Trash (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike and Lenny are two buddies who dream of getting out of the trailer park. Out of desperation they resort to burglary as a means of financing Mike's college education. Their dream is jeopardized one summer day when their ploy to shoplift Near ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, entertaining
Plot: heist, nothing goes right, crimes, parents and children, family relations, ambition, youth, disorder, teenage life, college, single parent, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Frogs for Snakes (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of unemployed theater actors survive by working as illegal money collectors. The loan shark they are working for owns an Off-Broadway theater. As he decided to play "American Buffalo" there, a bloody battle for the favorite roles ...
Plot: actor, loan shark, hitman, clique, theft, thief, violence, murder, exploitation, death, sex, wig ...
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Jonny's Sweet Revenge (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rick and Reni came to California in search of a new lease on life. Unfortunately, all they found was each other... In a last ditch effort to save their struggling relationship, the duo twist their couples' counseling therapy into a plot that ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: criminal, heist, scheme, passive aggressive woman, slacker, drunken man, looking at self in mirror, conscience, dance scene, blood stain, leg injury, self esteem ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 16K
Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for her safe return.
Style: cynical, suspense, tense, ironic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, cons and scams, hostages, adultery, abduction, ransom, mistress, husband wife relationship, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, ransom demand, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 21st century, 20th century, year 1978
Place: usa, detroit, bahamas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Murder in Coweta County (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wallace a wealthy landowner in Meriwether County, Georgia, has virtually unlimited power in the county, including having the sheriff under his control. When he murders a share cropper he thinks that he is powerful enough to get away with it. Because ...
Plot: terror, murder, small town, sheriff, racism
Time: 1940s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 27
Foodland (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Foodland follows a naive grocery clerk, Trevor, as his life spirals out of control when he inadvertently helps his inept manger, Ian, rob the store. When the money is lifted off Trevor and Ian, they enlist the help of Glen, a slimy, incompetent ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, thief, violence, sex, small town, grocery store, robbery, jealousy, neo noir, karate, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Witless Protection (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story centers on a small-town sheriff who witnesses what he believes is a kidnapping and rushes to rescue a woman. The kidnappers turn out to be FBI agents assigned to protect her and deliver her to a big Enron-type corruption trial in Chicago ...
Style: humorous, exciting, idiotic, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, save the lady, hidden identity, on the run, goofy hero, woman in danger, crime, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, wrong place wrong time, fish out of water, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Chain of Fools (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An avid detective is assigned to investigate the heist of a batch of precious coins that end up in the hands of a suicidal barber.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, light, clever ...
Plot: love and romance, theft, crime gone awry, crimes, romance, disorder, kidnapping, hitman, transvestite, eccentricity, greed, organized crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Operation St. Peter's (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Small time crook Napoleone falls into an unlikely gang made up of a gangster, called The Baron, and his two cohorts, Agonia and The Captain, where Napoleone takes them to Rome where they shack up with a shady used car dealer caled Il Cajella to help ...
Plot: heist, robbery, prison, gangster, betrayal, cardinal the priest, church, theft, prison escape, chase, car salesman, gigolo ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: street gang, family relations, gang, partners, disorder, crime, fish out of water, gangsters, hip hop, ghetto, goofy hero, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, south central los angeles, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6K
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, semi serious, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, bank robber, bank, desert, friends, nothing goes right, crime, crime gone awry, small town, boss and employee, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, nothing goes right, friendship, workplace, buddies, partners, disorder, unlikely criminals, stupidity, vengeance, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Kindergarten Cop (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time protecting the man's young son. Pitted against a class of boisterous ...
Style: humorous, sincere, light, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fish out of water, working undercover, mischievous children, teacher, undercover, police investigation, hidden identity, disorder, small town, chase, police detective, danger ...
Time: 20th century, twentieth century, 1990s, year 1990, 80s
Place: kindergarten, oregon, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 69K
Going in Style (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.
Style: light, humorous, feel good, touching, entertaining ...
Plot: bank robbery, elderly, old man, swearing, retirement, retired, friendship between men, money, plan, alibi, friendship, masked robber ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.3
 390
All Tied Up (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brian Hartley has finally found the girl of his dreams in Linda. Unfortunately, he can't convince her or himself that it's really true. When she catches him with another woman, she finally decides she's had enough and vows to never ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, kidnapping, missing person, romance, fall in love, love affair, unlikely couple, crimes, couple relations, love and romance, hostages, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 323
Drive-In (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of teenagers at a drive-in theatre in Texas one weekend night.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: teenager, friends, americana, small town, youth, heist, coming of age, small town life, disorder, teenage life, nothing goes right, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Randy and the Mob (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A good ol' boy (McKinnon) gets into trouble with some mobsters, and then must seek assistance from his estranged, identical twin gay brother.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: twins, disorder, gangsters, siblings relations, criminal heroes, gays and lesbians, nothing goes right, crimes, crime, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Aliens Are to Be Blamed for Everything (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The election campaign in a small provincial town is in full swing. Candidates for ministry position pop up elsewhere, promising "milk and honey" to the voters. Two inseparable policemen, Boki and Pajko, are in charge of peace and order. ...
Plot: alien, small town, robot as menace, election campaign, fake, kidnapping, truck, police
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The World Is Yours (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To escape his life of crime, a Paris drug dealer takes on one last job involving Spain, unhinged gangsters, his longtime crush and his scheming mother.
Plot: heist, gambling, drug addiction, kidnapping, motorboat, parking lot, swimming pool, gun, boat, drug dealer, money, dog ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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