Movies like Scoop!

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Scoop! (2016)
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Scoop! (2016)
Original name: SCOOP!
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Shizuoka Miyakonojo is a middle-aged paparazzi photographer. His skills as a cameraman are good, but he gambles and is in debt. When he worked in the editorial department for weekly picture magazine 'Scoop!,' he landed numerous scoops. He now works as a freelance photographer and chases after celebrity scandals. Shizuoka Miyakonojo works with Nobi Namekawa. She is a rookie reporter for 'Scoop!' and they land a scoop.
Plot: prostitute, con artists, bodyguard, truck, womanizer, escort, nightclub, lust, call girl, reporter, scandal, japanese schoolgirl, camera, paparazzi, loose woman, fireworks, hotel room, mini skirt, japanese girl, corrupt politician, slim, affair, school uniform, sex in car, premarital sex ...

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Most similar movies to Scoop!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, psychological and serious films with plots about japanese schoolgirl, mini skirt, short skirt, female nudity, murder, schoolgirl and japanese girl mostly in Mystery, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Scoop!: Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets (2017), The Third Murder (2017), Girls in the Dark (2017), Joker Game (2012), Sagrada Reset Part 1 (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Energy-conservative high school student Houtarou Oreki ends up with more than he bargained for when he signs up for the Classics Club at his sister's behest—especially when he realizes how deep-rooted the club's history really is. ...
Plot: girl wearing a miniskirt, japanese school, asian school, short skirt, japanese teenager, sailor uniform, japanese schoolgirl, school uniform, ponytail, school, schoolgirl uniform, skirt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Third Murder (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Shigemori is a lawyer tasked with defending Misumi in a murder trial. Misumi has previous convictions for murder and has confessed to the crime, but evidence in the case leads to Shigemori having doubts about what really happened.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom, puzzle, school, courtroom drama, secret, justice, witness, judge, prison, girl ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Woman Who Buys the Local Newspaper (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man and a woman committed double suicide in Kanazawa City. Immediately after the incident, Yoshiko Shiota, a woman living in Tokyo, contacts the local newspaper of Kanazawa, saying she wants to read the novel serialized in it by Ryuji Sugimoto. ...
Plot: newspaper, reporter, novelist, blackmail, train, security guard, mini skirt, flute, police detective, husband, divorce, nightclub ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Girls in the Dark (2017)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One day, Itsumi Shiraishi dies at Seibo Maria Girls High School. She falls off from the rooftop of a school building. Itsumi is the daughter of the administrator at the school and she was envied by all the other students there. Did Itsumi kill ...
Plot: catholic school, scholarship, rumor, letter writing, charity, dead girl, meal, hymn, abortion, forbidden love, blow job, begging ...
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 15
Joker Game (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: All seniors at a high school stay together at a camp, including student Chinatsu. On their first day, the home room teacher announces that all the students must play the card game "Old Maid". In order to reverse the declining academic ...
Plot: card game, teenager, school, school uniform, golf, japanese schoolgirl, mini skirt, girl wearing a miniskirt, short skirt, eye candy
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Sagrada Reset Part 1 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the town of Sakurada, where about half of the residents have special abilities, Kei Asai (Shuhei Nomura) is a high school student and is able to remember everything. Misora Haruki (Yuina Kuroshima) is also a high school student and she has the ...
Plot: japanese girl, japanese schoolgirl, japanese school, school uniform, mini skirt, mini dress, golf
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Mystery Mansion (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: prisoner, treasure, mansion, map, treasure hunt
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Bermuda Triangle (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a strange storm in the Carribean causes a boat to sink, a family finds itself stranded on an island in the "27th dimension".
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: bermuda triangle, adventure, ship, survival, island, starting over, volcano, isolation, forces of nature, escapades, danger, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Golden Mean (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Russian producer Alexander happened to see an old magazine photo from Cambodia; to his surprise he looks at his grandfather, who had been considered dead during The Great Patriotic War. The photo was taken in the French Indochina, and Alexander ...
Plot: female nudity, freemason, conspiracy, flashback, fashion photographer, ex wife, roulette, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drugs, murder, casino, pilot ...
Place: cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Dressed to Fight (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's all action, all the time, in this seldom-seen kung fu extravaganza starring Tien Peng, who's all dressed up with somewhere to go: He's on his way to kick some butt! In the vaunted tradition of grind-house Hong Kong action flicks, ...
Plot: kung fu, booby trap, fight, buried alive, pacifist, ambush, martial arts
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Over the Fence (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A recently divorced and traumatized man moves to Hakodate, Hokkaido and attends a vocational college to learn carpentry along with several other students who are in the same boat as he. When a couple of the guys go to a hostess club the man meets an ...
Plot: hostess, sluttiness, woman wears a miniskirt, short skirt, woman wearing a miniskirt, based on a novel, thin attractive woman, wench, thin legs, japanese schoolgirl, mini skirt, baseball ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
As the Gods Will (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Takahata Shun's day at high school begins just as boring as ever, but it doesn't end that way. He and his classmates find themselves forced to play children's games with deadly stakes. With no idea who is behind, the only thing Shun ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, absurd, bleak, melancholic ...
Plot: school, chaos, game of death, murder, mystery, supernatural, gift, love hate, game, love hate relationship, japanese schoolgirl, school uniform ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Survey Map of a Paradise Lost (1988)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 66 min.
Story: One of the infamous "Four Devils" of the Japanese pink movie scene, Hisayasu Sato delivers an original and thrilling whodunit that moves through the layers of reality. Reporter Nukada's next big assignment is the secret world of ...
Style: erotic
Plot: computer, video tape, telephone call, camera, wiretap
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Night's Tightrope (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Yuki is a 2nd year high school student. She volunteers at a paediatrics ward for her summer vacation, because she wants to witness the moment a person dies. She got that thought after feeling envious of a transfer student's story of seeing a ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: teenage girl, religious fanatic, blackmail, girls' school, suicide, sin, death, plagiarism, school uniform, catholicism, girl, revenge ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.5
 80
The Antique (2018)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Shioriko Shinokawa (Haru Kuroki) runs an old book store in Kamakura. She is exceptionally passionate and knowledgeable about books, but shy when not talking about books. She works with a clerk, Daisuke Goura (Shuhei Nomura). He has an unusual ...
Plot: slim woman, woman wearing glasses, brunette, book, eyeglasses, woman with glasses, japanese woman, small business, bookstore
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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64: Part 2 (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: 1989 is the 64 Shouwa year in the Japanese calendar, thus the unsolved girl kidnapping-murder case is called "64(rokuyon)" that got up in this year in Criminal Investigation Department in the Prefectural Police Department. And 14 years ...
Plot: based on a novel, kidnap, japanese police, japanese girl, pig, public relations, murder, police officer, kidnapping
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 291
64: Part I (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: 1989 is the 64 Shouwa year in the Japanese calendar, thus the unsolved girl kidnapping-murder case is called "64(rokuyon)" that got up in this year in Criminal Investigation Department in the Prefectural Police Department. And 14 years ...
Plot: based on a novel, police department, japanese police, kidnap, police, reporter, pig, kidnapping, police officer, kidnapped girl, mobile phone
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dark Diamond (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a holiday on the Dutch rural B&B, Suske finds, while diving for Shanulleke, a black diamond. He gives it to Sidonia, who breaks her promise to proudly hold on to it after the local Baron Roger de Lacheloze offers her a hefty price. Their ...
Plot: torch, magician, pyre, medieval, jeep, time machine, trial, diamond, ritual, fire, camera, beer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Groper Train: Search for the Black Pearl (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 64 min.
Story: The world's largest black pearl has vanished without a trace, and it's up to Detective Ippei to track it down. His only clue is the mysterious words of a dying man, who managed to mutter "Pussy Print!" before slipping away ...
Plot: mini skirt, vacuum cleaner, train, bare breasts, voyeurism, sex, white panties, panties, voyeur, private detective, licking, short skirt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 150
Drugstore Girl (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pharmaceutical student, Keiko witnesses her boyfriend having an affair. Shocked and disappointed, she jumps on a train ("destination anywhere, east or west, she don't care") and ends up in a town named Masao in Tokyo's remote ...
Plot: bathtub, japanese woman, small business, legs, con artists, skirt, kilt, pharmacy, mini skirt, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, leg, priest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Birds Without Names (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An unstable young woman pines for the ex boyfriend who nearly beat her to death - and who has mysteriously disappeared - in this gripping tale of lust, devotion and redemption.
Plot: love affair, boyfriend, desert, older man younger woman relationship, affair, massage, suicide, absent father, red dress, con artists, coat, bird ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Robin Hood: Ghosts of Sherwood 3D (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After selling his soul to a sorceress Robin is killed in battle. Distraught over these horrific turn of events Marian and Little John attempt to resuscitate Robin and his Merry Men. In doing so they inadvertently have turned the one-time heroes into ...
Plot: robin hood, undead, ghost, danger, scavenger, garbage collector, garbage, castle, prison escape, witch, death, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Lost Tribe (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Anthropologist Max Scarry mysteriously disappears while doing excavation/research of a lost New Zealand tribe on a remote island. His wife and his twin brother Edward are clueless as to what could have happened, a situation complicated by their ...
Style: sinister, ambiguous ending, psychotronic
Plot: tribe, catatonic state, twin brothers, naked man, sex with sister in law, missing husband, naked woman, sex with brother in law, passionate sex, journey, expedition, machete ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Love Statue (1965)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Wimpy struggling Greenwich Village painter Tyler Westin is in love with gorgeous, but mean and snippy cabaret dancer Lisa, who treats Tyler like dirt and constantly belittles him. Sultry nightclub singer Mashiko turns Tyler on to LSD. After a ...
Plot: lsd, statue, kimono, dam, landlady, sculptor, model, nightclub, affair, dream, club, female nudity ...
Place: manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
DOA: Dead or Alive (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: UK, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Four beautiful rivals at an invitation-only martial-arts tournament join forces against a sinister threat. Princess Kasumi is an aristocratic warrior trained by martial-arts masters. Tina Armstrong is a wrestling superstar. Helena Douglas is an ...
Style: exciting, sexy, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: ninja, martial arts, island, fight, competition, friendship, master warrior, tournament, contests and competitions, good versus evil, ambition, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 16
The Name (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Having failed with his business and gone absolutely penniless, Masao (45) divorced with his wife, and is currently leading a hopeless life in Ibaraki. One day, a mysterious high school girl, going by the name Emiko, showed up before Masao. Every now ...
Plot: schoolgirl, schoolgirl uniform, japanese school, japanese girl, japanese teenager, japanese schoolgirl
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 3K
Euphoria (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story of two sisters on a journey, where they try to get close to each other and approach the tough questions in life. Euphoria is a contemporary drama about responsibility and reconciliation, in a world where these concepts are gradually being ...
Style: melancholic, bad ending, bleak, thought provoking
Plot: conflict, cancer, travel, sisters, sister, death, family relations, sect, suicide, caretaker, female artist, rich ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Sweet Whip (2013)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Naoko was a freshman in high school she was kidnapped and imprisoned by a man who lived next door. For one month, she went through hell. Finally, she killed the man and escaped. Now as an adult, Naoko is a doctor specializing in infertility ...
Style: rough, psychological, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, held captive, sexual abuse, child abuse, obsession, murder, imprisonment, bondage, mother daughter relationship, humiliation, torture, knife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Ornithologist (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Portugal, France, Brazil
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Stranded along a sublime river fjord in northern Portugal, a hunky ornithologist is subjected to a series of brutal and erotic Stations-of-the-Cross-style tests.
Style: allegory, queer cinema, homoerotic, avant garde
Plot: forest, homoeroticism, gay sex, bird, initiation, water, male homosexuality, blood splatter, nightmare, urination, crying woman, gay kiss ...
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 851
Lost & Found (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sent to spend the summer with their uncle on a remote island, young brothers Andy and Mark learn that their eccentric grandfather once owned the island, but vanished without a trace…taking with him the secret to a vast fortune. Delving into the ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, exciting, sincere, light ...
Plot: treasure, treasure hunt, underground, island, lost treasure, father son relationship, family relations, missing person, teenage boy, summer, adventure, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%