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Big Man - The Diva (1988)
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Big Man - The Diva (1988)
Original name: Big Man: Diva
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former lawman has to try to save a diva from an organized-crime mob, which is out to kill her.
Plot: poker, casino, gambling, yacht, burglary, murder, movie star, compulsive gambler, jewel theft, gambling debt, fistfight, insurance investigator

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about fistfight, murder, blood, violence, crime, gunfight and gun mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Big Man - The Diva: Big Man: Let the Buried Lie (1988), Extralarge: Miami Killer (1991), Extralarge: Black and White (1991), Extralarge: Black Magic (1991), Extralarge: Cannonball (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Big Man: Let the Buried Lie (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, West Germany, Italy, Sweden, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: flashback, armored truck, insurance investigator, stolen gold, car rollover, undercover, ex cop, betrayal, prison, murder, heist, fistfight ...
Place: french riviera
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Big Man - Boomerang (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Austria, Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A disastrous weapon was stolen from a governmental producing facility. Jack Clementi gets called by the insurer Lloyds to investigate the crime. They hope to prevent a mass panic or even worse. While investigating Jack Clementi gets away from ...
Plot: research facility, murder, military, car chase, insurance investigator, insurance company
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Miami Killer (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Agent Blake finds the corpse of a child. It is one of a long chain. The murderer is called The Miami Killer by the newspapers. Extralarge assists the police in their investigation. All the murdered children suffered from some kind of ailment and the ...
Plot: blood, martial arts, private detective, fistfight, gunfight, blood splatter, brutality, gun, murder, death, violence, exit wound ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Black and White (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Costello is a private detective in Miami and he finds out he is being followed by a man. He confronts him and finds out his name is Dumas. Dumas speaks with a French accent and he says he is a cartoonist and he needs Costello's image for ...
Plot: martial arts, brutality, gun, revolver, explosion, gunfight, shotgun, fistfight, thief, blood, car jump, combat ...
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Black Magic (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Elizabeth is in a car with her boyfriend when suddenly she feels a pain in the stomach so strong she seizes a knife and stabs herself to death. Her boyfriend is charged with her murder and Dumas is present at his trial and he is struck by the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: stabbing, supernatural power, gun sau, satanic cult, gun duel, blood, combat, martial arts, gunfight, revolver, brutality, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Cannonball (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The famous football player Long John is killed and the police believe that John was a heroin addict and that his murder is a punishment for something he did. His mother nevertheless swears that his son hated all kinds of dope and asks Costello to ...
Plot: martial arts, death, violence, sex, private detective, uzi, gun duel, gun sau, football player, diving, silencer, ambush ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Moving Target (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dumas is alone in Costello's office when a girl offers him a thousand dollars to take her father, the famous scientist Klaus von Hermann, to his hotel. Dumas accepts the appointment but von Hermann is killed in front of the hotel. The scientist ...
Plot: fight, death, car accident, faked death, violence, pistol, blood, chase, private detective, fistfight, assault rifle, blood splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Extralarge: Jo-Jo (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Burt meets Jack Costello after many years. Burt is a boxer and he is fleeing after a fixed match that he should have lost but instead he won. Then he vanishes. Costello finds in his office Burt's son, 'jo jo' Ritchie, who had came ...
Plot: private detective, combat, gun sau, gun duel, death, violence, street shootout, car accident, brutality, gun, massacre, police shootout ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gambling, heroes, crimes, crime, partners against crime, odd couple, gang, farce, police detective, rivalry, buddies, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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We Are Angels (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Italian television series.
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: escaped prisoner, maximum security prison, pretending to be someone else, priest, escape, forgery, misadventure, prisoner
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 26 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
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Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Studierektorns sista strid (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Principal Bertilsson plan the perfect crime, for who would suspect a Principal?
Plot: money, horse race, school, gambling, police, confession, bank, con men, con artists, school principal, bet
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Having stumbled into a career in contract killing, misfits Fran and Jamie are not your typical killers for hire. Working out of their scruffy van, each episode follows the hapless duo as they try to carry out their latest hit, inevitably derailed by ...
Style: sitcom, buddy comedy
Plot: victim, female boss, van, brawl, female killer, misfit, professional killer, anti heroine, contract killing, united kingdom, best friend, anti heroes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kaleidoscope (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Romantic comedy which has Barney Lincoln and Angel McGinnis as a pair of amorous adventurers in the gambling places of London and the Riviera. Barney Lincoln is a rambling gambling man who scores sensational wins at poker and chemin de fer because ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, stylized
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Style: light, captivating, funny, twists and turns
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Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 88 min.
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Style: humorous, thought provoking, captivating, light, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
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