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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.
TV show
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 realistic, humorous, semi serious and not serious films and TV series with plots about fistfight, murder, crimes, blood, crime, violence 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 Magic (1991), Extralarge: Black and White (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.
TV show
Plot: undercover, betrayal, murder, prison fight, prison escape, gold bar, flashback, armored truck, fistfight, quicksand, prison, ex cop ...
Place: french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Big Man - Boomerang (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Austria, Norway
Duration: 91 min.
TV show
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, insurance investigator, insurance company, murder, car chase, military
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Miami Killer (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
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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: gun duel, violence, martial arts, murder, blood splatter, gunfight, blood, fistfight, exit wound, private detective, gun sau, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Extralarge: Black Magic (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
TV show
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: gun sau, private detective, stabbing, blood splatter, martial arts, death, satanic cult, violence, revolver, fistfight, combat, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Black and White (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
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: brutality, martial arts, chase, being followed, violence, fistfight, combat, car jump, shotgun, gun, pistol, gun sau ...
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Cannonball (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
TV show
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: silencer, gunfight, sex, violence, gun, private detective, diving, ambush, shotgun, fistfight, football player, gun sau ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Extralarge: Moving Target (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
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: violence, chase, gun, pistol, blood, hit by a car, brutality, assault rifle, private detective, fistfight, martial arts, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Extralarge: Jo-Jo (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
TV show
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: brutality, gun duel, blood, kung fu, ambush, street shootout, pistol, explosion, police shootout, boat chase, gun, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
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Duration: 26 min.
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Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 30 min.
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
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Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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