Movies like The Cups of San Sebastian

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The Cups of San Sebastian (1967)
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The Cups of San Sebastian (1967)
Original name: El dedo del destino
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A U.S. engineer (Tab Hunter) in Spain hunts thieves of two candlesticks, one of which is found in his suitcase.
Plot: spy, airplane, hotel, abduction, church, gun, monastery, smuggler, theft, sword fight, taxi, bartender, boy, beauty pageant, customs officer, nightclub, airport, murder, drunkenness, embassy, hung over, police investigation, escalator, hotel manager, police inspector ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: madrid

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and not serious films with plots about murder, crimes, investigation, crime, police investigation, disorder and deadly mostly in Comedy, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Cups of San Sebastian: Goodnight, My Love (1972), Inspector Clouseau (1968), Who Killed Lady Winsley? (2019), Cry Uncle (1971), Lady in Cement (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Goodnight, My Love (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Gruff gumshoe Francis Hogan is hired by a mysterious woman to find her boyfriend who has gone missing. With his perpetually hungry partner in tow, Hogan must untangle a web of intrigue involving the criminal underworld and a dead courier. One ...
Plot: fedora, pistol, bookies, case, surveillance, investigation, bandit, nightclub, assassination, private detective, murder, missing person ...
Time: 1940s, year 1946
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Inspector Clouseau (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detective Inspector Jacques Clouseau is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the loot from the Great Train Robbery, which is being used to underwrite a new ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, detective series
Plot: heist, investigation, gang, bank, undercover, goofy hero, chases and races, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crimes, mistaken identity, police detective ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, scotland yard, scotland, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Who Killed Lady Winsley? (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France, Turkey, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Lady Winsley, the famous American novelist, is discovered dead on the remote Turkish island of Büyükada, the great detective Fergün is sent from Istanbul to solve the murder case. With the help of Azra, the beautiful local hotel tenant, he ...
Plot: sea, flashlight, rifle, balloon, journalist, gun, innkeeper, racism, police investigation, corpse, red dress, murder ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Cry Uncle (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Private detective Jack Masters takes on a case and gets mixed up in murder, sex and blackmail.
Style: realistic, dark humor, humorous, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: murder, parody, heist, satire, private detective, who done it, mate swapping, riddles and clues, drug abuse, femme fatale, manipulation, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Lady in Cement (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While diving for sunken treasure, street-smart gumshoe Tony Rome finds the body of a gorgeous blonde, her feet stuck in a block of cement. Soon after, tough guy Waldo Gronski hires him to find a missing woman named Sandra Lomax, and Rome wonders if ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, clever, cynical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, yacht, police detective, frame up, private detective, poker, violence, neo noir, ocean, gays and lesbians, uncover truth, investigation ...
Time: 60s
Place: miami, rome italy, europe, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
A Slight Case of Murder (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a spat, film critic Terry Thorpe (William H. Macy) accidentally kills his lover. Though Thorpe covers his tracks, he raises the suspicions of a private investigator (James Cromwell), who then tries to blackmail him. Thorpe also falls ...
Style: suspense, cynical, suspenseful, humorous, clever ...
Plot: murder, private detective, investigation, neo noir, film critic, blackmail, hollywood, manipulations, mystery, uncover truth, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world (and Charles Dreyfus) believe when a dead body is discovered in Clouseau's car after being shot off the road. Naturally, Clouseau knows differently, and taking advantage ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Plot: farce, police detective, presumed dead, crimes, crime, investigation, incompetent police, working undercover, disorder, law enforcement, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Murder at Honeymoon Hotel (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Da Zhi is a doorman at a luxury hotel. He uses his vacation in exchange of a presidential suite at the hotel to satisfy his wife's wish. However, the manager gives the presidential suite to a celebrity and breaks the deal with him. He tries to ...
Plot: hotel, murder, wedding, plastic surgery, actress
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Vexxer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigators have to prevent the murder of Victoria Dickman when her name is found on a death list.
Style: humorous, gothic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, parody, nun, crimes, police investigation, master criminal, murder, investigation, disorder, law enforcement, deadly, farce ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.8
 60
Snatched! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After neutralizing the original curse, Guido, the jewel smuggler who was the only gangster to survive the shoot out in the warehouse, has learned that the spirits of those who were deceased in the gunfight have returned to once again torment the ...
Plot: sex in office, medium, film within a film, smuggler, disembodied head, evil spirit, curse, seance, bar, gangsters, gangster, pink panties ...
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Trail of the Pink Panther (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Pink Panther diamond is stolen once again from Lugash and the authorities call in Chief Inspector Clouseau from France. His plane disappears en-route. This time, famous French TV reporter Marie Jouvet sets out to solve the mystery and starts to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, sexy, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Inspector Clouseau disappears, and the Surete wants the world's second best detective to look for him. However, Clouseau's enemy, Dreyfus, rigs the Surete's computer to select, instead, the world's WORST detective, NYPD Sgt. ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, not serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, assassination attempt, missing person, farce, robbery, jewel thief, master criminal, disorder, police detective, heist, police investigation, parody ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: new york, usa, france, chicago illinois, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Playing Dead (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jean, a forty-year-old struggling, out-of-work actor has hit rock bottom. Although open to any kind of work, he can't get a break. At the unemployment office, his counselor has a rather odd proposal: he can get a job helping the police ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, tense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.5
 65K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Crowned and Dangerous (1997)
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Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 9K
Mystery Team (2009)
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Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, offbeat ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Sexy Cat (1973)
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Duration: 87 min.
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Style: comic, twist ending
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
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Time: 60s, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 2K
Hanky Panky (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The complete innocent, Michael Jordon, is drawn into a web of secrecy and government secrets when a girl carrying a mysterious package gets into a taxi with him. When she is later murdered, Michael is the chief suspect and on the run.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 13K
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Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Once Upon a Crime... (1992)
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Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On their way to Monte Carlo, Monaco, Marilyn and her husband, Neil, meet several other married couples, including Julian and Phoebe, who are traveling with a lost dog they plan to return to its wealthy owner for a large reward. But, when the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: mystery, murder, gambling, investigation, cons and scams, who done it, crime gone awry, hidden identity, silly humor, odd couple, track down, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy, europe, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 170
Very Mean Men (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A bartender wants rid of an obnoxious drunk but not until the drunk has left a decent tip. So the bartender tells the story of two mobster families, the Minetti's who work out of an Italian restaurant in the East San Fernando Valley, and the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: bandit, gang war, parody, mob hit, organized crime, revenge, criminal, father daughter relationship, murder, bartender, waitress, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 466
The Scenesters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Someone is killing beautiful young Hipsters in East L.A. Charlie is a crime scene cleaner working for Aftershocks Inc. with a penchant for Sherlock Holmes type deduction. Wallace is an out-of-luck filmmaker working as a crime scene videographer. The ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, fish out of water, serial killer, who done it, film within a film, crimes, deadly, disorder, amateur detective, hipster, filmmaker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Suspect: Muroi Shinji (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: One day in February, 2005, Metropolitan Police Department Superintendent Muroi (Toshiro Yanagiba) is arrested to take responsibility for a botched murder case he headed. His faithful colleagues, including Arashiro (Toshio Kakei) and Okita (Miki ...
Plot: lawyer, murder, airport, love triangle, police corruption, politics, video game, staircase, dumb police, bureaucracy, frustration, false accusation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Betty Lou is a librarian in a very small town. Her husband is a police detective who takes her for granted. Betty Lou is the ultimate mouse. After a gangland figure is mysteriously murdered in town, Betty Lou finds the murder weapon, but can't ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, sexy ...
Plot: murder, librarian, small town, police investigation, crime, crimes, switching roles, manipulations, mystery, witnessing a crime, investigation, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: West Germany, USA, Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, offbeat, humorous, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Monster (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, dark humor ...
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Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%