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Big Man - The Diva (1988)
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Big Man - The Diva (1988)
Original name: Big Man: Diva
Genre: Action, Comedy
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: insurance investigator, poker, gambling debt, compulsive gambler, casino, burglary, jewel theft, fistfight, gambling, yacht, murder

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, exciting and semi serious films with plots about fistfight, crimes, fight, hit in the face, disorder, partners and rivalry mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Big Man - The Diva: Big Man: Let the Buried Lie (1988), Banana Joe (1982), Double Trouble (1984), Watch Out, We're Mad (1974), Even Angels Eat Beans (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Big Man: Let the Buried Lie (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: France, West Germany, Italy, Sweden, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: insurance investigator, undercover, ex cop, car rollover, gold bar, armored truck, fistfight, heist, prison escape, prison fight, quicksand, stolen gold ...
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Banana Joe (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bud Spencer plays Banana Joe, a brawny yet friendly man who lives in a small rainforest village called Amantido with a huge number of his own children and regularly delivers bananas to a South American river port (hence his name). One day, the ...
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Big Man - Boomerang (1988)
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Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Austria, Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Plot: car chase, military, murder, insurance investigator, insurance company
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Double Trouble (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
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Watch Out, We're Mad (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After a tied 1st place in a local stunt race, two drivers start a contest to decide who of them will own the prize, a dune buggy. But when a mobster destroys the car, they are determined to get it back.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Even Angels Eat Beans (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two nice guys, a wrestler (Bud Spencer) and an Ice-cream vendor (Giuliano Gemma) are mistaken for dangerous killers by an important local gangster, whose nickname is "Sorriso". With the help of many funny coincidences they play along with ...
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Place: new york, usa
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Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
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Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bomber is an unemployed boat captain. One day he meets Jerry, a manager of boxers who are struck by the force of his fists. That is when they see the chance to win big money.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
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The Knock Out Cop (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
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