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, disorder, police investigation 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: murder, investigation, assassination, gun, bandit, bookies, case, hotel, blonde, nightclub, bookie, surveillance ...
Time: year 1946, 1940s
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, bank, undercover, investigation, gang, on the run, disorder, police detective, cons and scams, mistaken identity, down on your luck, working undercover ...
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: innkeeper, flashlight, kiss, dead woman, rifle, red dress, police inspector, racism, corpse, murder, journalist, bar ...
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: humorous, offbeat, dark humor, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: parody, private detective, heist, satire, murder, looking for sex, disorder, mate swapping, couples, crime, crimes, manipulations ...
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: realistic, serious, cynical, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, yacht, police detective, frame up, private detective, ocean, neo noir, poker, violence, partners against crime, partners, crime ...
Time: 60s
Place: miami, rome italy, usa, europe, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: suspenseful, humorous, clever, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: murder, private detective, investigation, neo noir, blackmail, film critic, crimes, manipulation, femme fatale, ambition, manipulations, protagonist as suspect ...
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, exciting, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Plot: farce, police detective, presumed dead, crimes, crime, investigation, incompetent police, comedy of errors, working undercover, law enforcement, mystery, deadly ...
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Vexxer (2007)
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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.
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Plot: police detective, parody, nun, murder, crimes, master criminal, police investigation, investigation, law enforcement, goofy hero, deadly, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 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 ...
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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 ⇓
54%
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: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, missing person, undercover, assassination attempt, jewel thief, robbery, disorder, master criminal, law enforcement, crimes, nothing goes right, police investigation ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
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⇓ 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, feel good, captivating, light, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Italy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Alphabet Murders (1965)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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43%
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Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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41%
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Country: USA, Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Duration: 93 min.
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40%
 5.9
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992)
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: West Germany, USA, Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%