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Svindlande Affärer (1985)
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Svindlande Affärer (1985)
Original name: Svindlande affärer
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden, UK, Cuba
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gösta Eriksson, a hairdresser, buys a car from used-car dealer Bertil Planåker. But Gösta soon discovers that the car is a wreck. Planåker won't give him his money back, in fact he denies ever having seen Gösta. Gösta's brother Rolle is released from prison and promises to help him. They form an investment company, Parabola, and convinces Planåker to invest a lot of money in it. Planåker has a lot of shady business colleagues who also invest their money. Gösta's and Rolle's scam becomes much bigger than they had bargained for.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: crocodile, car, businessman, church, golf, bicycle, cheating, nightclub, fish, perfume, hairdresser, explosion, car salesman, suitcase of money, ex convict, gadget, scam, dance contest, pretending to be someone else, remote control, suitcase full of money
Place: cuba, havana cuba

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about crimes, police officer, gangsters, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), disorder and mentor mostly in Comedy, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Svindlande Affärer: Smugglarkungen (1985), Keeping Mum (2005), We Make Antiques! (2018), Cash (2011), Shooting Fish (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Smugglarkungen (1985)
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Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 107 min.
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Time: 1920s
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Keeping Mum (2005)
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Place: england, london, california
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We Make Antiques! (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sakai is a city near Osaka by the bay famous for its swords in the old days and kitchen knives today. Norio is an antique dealer in the city. Sasuke is a potter in the city. Seventeenth century tea master Sen No Rikyu appears before them one day.
Plot: flashlight, antique dealer, antique, scam, suitcase of money, girl, tea, lighthouse, japanese girl, japanese man, pottery
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 6.4
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Cash (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: semi serious, satirical, realistic, ironic
Audience: boys' night
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Shooting Fish (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two con artists (Dan Futterman, Stuart Townsend) hire an unwitting medical-school student (Kate Beckinsale) as a secretary for their latest scam.
Style: feel good, clever, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: dishonesty, con men, love triangle, friendship, chase, scam, money, wealth, liar, wedding, hospital, nightclub ...
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Place: london, new york, england
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada, France, Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Robert Talbot and Leopold Garcia are two charming gunrunners who met in Rhodesia years ago, befriended, and partnered up. Their latest venture takes them to a small desert place in Africa, where they get ambushed and mugged by some guards. It turns ...
Style: surprise ending
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Plot: robbery, prison, heist, church, theft, handcuffs, jail, cardinal the priest, caper, smuggling, betrayal, chase ...
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The Sting II (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Duration: 93 min.
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Duration: 104 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, intense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
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33%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 93 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
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Fast Fingers (1983)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 2K
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
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