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How to Dupe a Lawyer (1980)
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How to Dupe a Lawyer (1980)
Original name: Jak napálit advokáta
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Attorney Horic is a specialist for cases connected with motoring. He approaches to his work unconventionally, he does not hesitate to search for evidence right in the terrain and he is willing to take various risks.
Plot: lawyer, car, fishing, photographer, restaurant, courtroom, doctor, older man younger woman relationship, judge, stuntman, cabaret, hitchhiking, auto mechanic, hitchhiker, father son relationship, blackmail, secretary, acrobat, car accident, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, traffic, female judge, blackmailer, attorney, police officer ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and cult film films with plots about murder, police officer, crimes, blackmail, arrest, husband wife relationship and police investigation mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like How to Dupe a Lawyer: The Rabbit Case (1980), My Cousin Vinny (1992), A Girl Fit to Be Killed (1976), Hubert the Smart Boy (1985), Devilish Honeymoon (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Rabbit Case (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In an unusual, apolitical approach, director Jaromil Jires has fashioned a standard drama that features an older lawyer with failing health who goes to practice in the countryside. His series of odd court cases reveals more about the human condition ...
Plot: attorney, hairdresser, secretary, gypsy, husband wife relationship, doctor, waiter, ex husband ex wife relationship, burglary, aunt nephew relationship, assassination attempt, czech village ...
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95%
 7.6
 111K
My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two carefree pals traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, one of them has a cousin who's a lawyer - Vincent Gambini, a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cult film, road movie ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lawyer, court, courtroom drama, courtroom, false accusation, legal action, dedicated lawyer, small town, legal, trial, profanity, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: alabama, southern usa, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Girl Fit to Be Killed (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The waitress Gita from the hotel "Bobí vrch" approaches her lover who has not left his wife yet and gives him an ultimatum: if he does not do all according to her wish, she will announce to the police his machinations with foreign ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: on the run, teenage protagonist, hitchhiking, typing, hiding place, evidence, cigar, id card, suspect, medical examination, unrequited love, hospital ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Hubert the Smart Boy (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Titulní hrdina komediálního filmu je typický žižkovský frajer. S chytrostí a šarmem si vyřizuje otevřené účty s policejním inspektorem Mourkem, který ho chce stůj co stůj dostat do kriminálu. Jenže Fešák Hubert unikne z každé ...
Plot: training, landlady, accomplice, ring, false identity, nickname, money lender, binoculars, coach, old man, male nudity, being followed ...
Time: 1920s
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Devilish Honeymoon (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Black comedy about a genius inventor and two young, smart and beautiful women. Both of them putting all their effort into getting the one man. This will inevitable lead to all sorts of mischief, crime and even a murder. This murder-comedy, shot at ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film, neo noir
Plot: villainess, seductive woman, fat man, love triangle, party, seductive behavior, female villain, prison guard, trap, blackmail, fire extinguisher, cell ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: lawyer, heist, zoophilia, robbery, suprisingly clever, stuttering, betrayal, screwball, trial, thief, court, american abroad ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Ghost of a Chance (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Defence lawyer Emi is assigned to a particularly unusual case: a man is suspected of murdering his wealthy wife, and his only alibi is a 421-year old ghost, Rokubei. At first Emi is hesitant, but when she pursues her lead she is visited by the ghost ...
Plot: explorer, descendant, break up, criminal, brunette, charlatan, innkeeper, auditorium, breakup, tap dance, murderer, roommate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.9
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The Big Bounce (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A small-time con artist and a Hawaiian real estate developer's mischievous, enterprising mistress team up for a potential $200,000 score.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: seduction, blackmail, judge, deception, robbery, unlikely criminals, crime, crimes, betrayal, surfing, skinny dipping, beach house ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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A Glaring Emission (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brian Torro (Sean Dennison) has built his career -- and his sizable fortune -- on his ability to make people believe anything. When a client (Joe Reed) uncovers his ruse by chance and tries to blackmail him for 50 million euros, Torro's only ...
Plot: global warming, blackmail
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Winter Potato Dumplings (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Crime comedy set in a village somewhere in Bavaria, centering around a village policeman's attempt to solve a murder case, his chaotic private life and the dysfunctional relationship with his wacky father.
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating
Plot: dysfunctional family, police officer, father son relationship, private investigation, friendship between men, family relations, characters killed one by one, private detective, police, male protagonist, disorder, small town life ...
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Fork in the Road (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An escaped convict and a woman ponder what to do with a not-quite-dead body.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: murder, kidnapping, on the run, convict, crimes, deadly, partners, odd couple, danger, missing person, nothing goes right, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Poor White Trash (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike and Lenny are two buddies who dream of getting out of the trailer park. Out of desperation they resort to burglary as a means of financing Mike's college education. Their dream is jeopardized one summer day when their ploy to shoplift Near ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining
Plot: family relations, heist, nothing goes right, crimes, parents and children, ambition, disorder, teenage life, youth, college, small town, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Juego peligroso (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two stories set in Río de Janeiro. The first one (HO) is about a man who picks up a couple of newlyweds on the highway to Río. The couple's car is wrecked and the man offers his help to take the bride to their honeymoon bungalow. Everything ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: high heels, newlywed, dead woman, blonde, black widow, stockings, murder, blackmail, car accident, lovers, poison, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 108
Brooklyn Story (1992)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The sequel to a popular teenage crime comedy Kamarád do deste (1988). The same tandem of friends (Lukás Vaculík and Sagvan Tofi) now operates disco 'Brooklyn'. The crook they cleverly put behind bars (Karel Augusta) is ...
Plot: barefoot male, bar, police interrogation, overdose, jail, crying woman, injection, gay, drug dealer, flashback, police detective, sex tape ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 104
Doubles (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Comedy tells the story of two men who are much alike but their temperament and life story are as different as day and night. They have never seen each other, they have no idea about each other's mutual existence and it would remain like that if ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, twists and turns, exciting, intense ...
Plot: mafia, criminal, teenager, teenage girl, missing person, friend, friendship between men, blood, teenage boy, small town, high school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, europe, czech republic, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 2K
Courted (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a feared judge of the French court, Xavier Racine, encounters a French-Danish juror, Ditte Lorensen-Coteret, at a murder trial, their shared past is slowly uncovered.
Style: light, captivating, sincere, humorous
Plot: courtroom, court, jury, judge, justice, lawyer, testimony, verdict, love and romance, couples, crimes, transformation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Terminal Exposure (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two beach combing-shutterbugs accidentally capture a murder on film. Now detectives, the boys set out to capture a murderess shot only from behind, with a rose tattoo on her behind. Fun in the sun turns dangerous when they end up shooting bullets ...
Style: cult film, neo noir
Plot: murder, beach, wet clothes, handcuffed woman, envelope, pushed into a swimming pool, photographer, voyeur, suspicion, neo nazi, murder mystery, gun ...
Place: venice california, los angeles, california, venice beach california, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Lone Star State of Mind (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Earl and Baby, two young lovers with a plan to escape their small Texas town. But when Baby's dim-witted cousin Junior gets tangled up in a whole heap of trouble, Earl has just 48 hours to save the day, rescue Junior and keep his promise to get ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: stupidity, small town life, heist, friends, babies and infants, partners, crimes, misfit, debt, small town, father son relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, los angeles, usa, pacific ocean, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Fuks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two broken, police, destruction of property by arson with an explosive charge, stealing a car. Not bad for one night! Such is the balance of Alex's eighteenth birthday - the main hero of the film.
Plot: sexy legs, butt naked, short skirt, no bra, sexy woman, topless woman, teenager, theft, swindle, bare breasts, peeping tom, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.3
 113
Red Silk (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jess Francos own remake of his 1969 picture "Sadisterotica" aka "Rote Lippen" aka "Der Wolf - Horror pervers".
Plot: smuggling, urination, nude sunbathing, photographer, murder, prostitution, male nudity, threesome, pistol, art theft, erotica, it was all a dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Female Trouble (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The life and times of Dawn Davenport, showing her progress from loving schoolgirl to crazed mass murderer - all of which stems from her parents' refusal to buy her cha-cha heels for Christmas. She runs away from home, is raped, becomes a single ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, humorous, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: juvenile delinquent, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, hitchhiker, electric chair, hitchhiking, acid, physical appearance, gay, crimes, crime, rape ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
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Keeping Mum (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pastor preoccupied with writing the perfect sermon fails to realize that his wife is having an affair and his children are up to no good.
Style: witty, light, melancholic, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, golf, family relations, dysfunctional family, village, couple relations, serial killer, family problems, family values, clergy, adultery, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: england, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Dissolved and Effused (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pražský policejní inspektor Trachta a jeho nezkušený praktikant Hlaváček pátrají po záhadně zmizelém továrníkovi Bierhanzlovi. Jeho továrna se zabývala výrobou vyhlášené masti pro růst vlasů. Pan továrník však náhle ...
Style: parody, psychotronic
Plot: colleague colleague relationship, police interrogation, psychological manipulation, murder, hair loss, suspect, wig, murder suspect, mental institution, doctor, farm, police investigation ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Four Murders Are Enough, Darling (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two criminal gangs are ruthlessly fighting for a 1-million dollar check that, purely by chance, got into the flat of shy high school teacher George Camel. As the number of victims sharply increases, Camel is mistakenly regarded as a mass murderer ...
Style: psychedelic, psychotronic, cult film, parody
Plot: visit, blood splatter, impersonation, punched in the face, hit in the face, gunfight, reading aloud, satire, co worker co worker relationship, breaking the fourth wall, reconstruction, gangster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
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Nero (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Right after she moves in with him, Frederico's new girlfriend Francesca sends him back to her former boyfriend's apartment to fetch her something she forgot - but he's surprised to find him lying there - dead. Assuming that Francesca ...
Style: neo noir, twist ending
Plot: death by strangulation, neo-noir, discovering a dead body, dog, criminal, ex convict, twin, switchblade, deception, shallow grave, dark humor, witness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 427K
Horrible Bosses (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: dark humor, boss and employee, dentist, obnoxious boss, comedy of errors, friends, plan gone awry, boss, blackmail, cocaine, employer employee relationship, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Linguini Incident (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A waitress (Rosanna Arquette), a barman (David Bowie) and an underwear designer (Eszter Balint) try to rob a New York restaurant where two of them work.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever
Plot: restaurant, robbery, spaghetti, magic, disorder, unlikely criminals, love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, opposites attract, couples, cooking and food ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Teenage Hitchhikers (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Mouse and Bird are a couple of sassy and sexy young hitchhikers who embark on a cross country trip in search of freedom, excitement, and independence. The lovely ladies use their bodies as currency and encounter a diverse array of libidinous folks ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: on the road, hitchhiking, exploitation, sex, orgy, breasts, bubble bath, teenage girl, panties, lesbian, sex scene, hot ...
Time: 70s, year 1975
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
She Does Not Drink, Smoke or Flirt But... She Talks (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Housemaid Georgette (Girardot) loves to gossip and this causes major trouble to people around her.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: murder, bank, money, mushroom, cleaning lady, tv host, blackmail, love and romance, crimes, dishonesty, corpse, bourgeoisie ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: france, monte carlo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.6
 15K
Mafia! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Takeoff on the Godfather with the son of a mafia king taking over for his dying father.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, absurd, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, mafia, gangsters, nothing goes right, goofy hero, wedding, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, stupidity, dumb, multiple storylines, adaptation ...
Time: 90s, year 1933, year 1938, year 1967
Place: las vegas, sicily, italy, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%