Movies like Trouble on the Corner

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Trouble on the Corner (1997)
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Trouble on the Corner (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Jeff Steward, a psychologist, takes good care of his patients mostly living in the same apartment. One day a piece of the bathroom ceiling collapses so he can watch the woman living in the upper apartment taking a bath. This causes total disorder of his normal life and he starts mixing the patients' psychoses up with his own.
Style: neo noir
Plot: sex, gay, chess, psychologist, female nudity, death, model, murder, criminal, sex maniac, aids, homosexual, neighbor, fortune teller, religious fanatic, female impersonator, male female relationship, therapy, nurse, dying, holocaust survivor, therapist, heavy smoker, english, rooftop ...
Place: new york, harlem, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, neo noir, humorous and semi serious films with plots about murder, police, death, sex, violence, crimes and female nudity mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Trouble on the Corner: Panic (2000), Roma bene (1971), Body/Antibody (2007), Something Fishy (1994), Beyond the Law (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Panic (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alex is going through a midlife crisis and it has become a very difficult time for him. His marriage is struggling, he's worried about his son, and his job of killing people for his family has become the most stressful part of his life. He ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, murder, midlife crisis, crimes, secrets, family business, character study, infidelity, love affair, going straight, crumbling marriage, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, new jersey, los angeles, usa
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Roma bene (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nino Manfredi is a police captain, giving an onlooker's point-of-view towards the decadent society folk. Party itself features a down & out baron, who dances with the party's glamorous hostess Virna Lisi so that he can steal her ...
Plot: corruption, sex, murder, female nudity, chess, footsie under the table
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
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83%
 5.8
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Body/Antibody (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Kip Polyard is an obsessive-compulsive shut-in whose antiseptic world is invaded by Celine, the beautiful seductress who moves in next door to Kip's rent-controlled Manhattan apartment. Kip and Celine begin a tentative love affair that turns ...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns
Plot: porn, revenge, virus, dancing, jealousy, murder, femme fatale, abusive boyfriend, hospital, deception, ex boyfriend, peeping tom ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Something Fishy (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A private eye finds that her professional and personal lives are beginning to intertwine in this French drama. Maxime Chabrier (Anémone) is a woman in her mid-40s who works as a private detective. Despite her chain smoking and sloppy appearance, ...
Plot: investigation, homosexual, widow, gay, ex husband ex wife relationship, female detective, bisexual, lesbian, sex, 40 year old, heavy smoker, insurance fraud ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Joe's Bed-Stuy Barbershop: We Cut Heads (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Zack Homer takes over managing the barbershop after Joe is killed for trying to rip off his "investor", Mr. Lovejoy. All Zack wants to do is run a traditional barbershop giving traditional haircuts, but modern styles have passed him by and ...
Style: student film
Plot: hip hop culture, jehovah's witness, husband wife relationship, photographer, death, barbershop, murder, partner, social worker, black american, death of partner, african american ...
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city
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70%
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Beyond the Law (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Takes place over the course of one feverish night in a Manhattan police precinct and neighboring bar.
Style: cinema verite
Plot: police, husband wife relationship, abandoned, improv, police officer, police lieutenant, police station, mayor, criminal, cult, interrogation, irish american
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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69%
Laws of Gravity (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jimmy and Jon are a couple of Brooklyn guys who somehow never found their way into workaday society; they never found their way into big-time crime, either.
Style: neo noir, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, down on your luck, murder, city life, chaos and mayhem, heist, urban ghetto life, urban ghetto, low lives, arms dealing, society, social misfits ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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64%
Double Whammy (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ray Pluto has many problems. He is satirized in the tabloids as the "loser cop." His partner is starting to seem suspiciously attracted to him. A pair of screenwriters across the hall keep bugging him for help. The superintendent of his ...
Style: humorous, suspense, entertaining, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, murder, violence, adaptation, serial killer, couple relations, investigation, police detective, heist, doctors and patients, law enforcement, hitman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, brooklyn new york city
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60%
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Frogs for Snakes (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of unemployed theater actors survive by working as illegal money collectors. The loan shark they are working for owns an Off-Broadway theater. As he decided to play "American Buffalo" there, a bloody battle for the favorite roles ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: loan shark, death, exploitation, waitress, sex, kidnapping, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, greed, ex husband ex wife relationship, actress ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Saturday Night at the Baths (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Continental Baths, a favorite hangout of New York homosexuals, provides the background of this socially conscious comedy drama that tries to examine the relationships between gay and heterosexual people. The story centers around a macho, ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: gay, gay interest, homosexual, male nudity, friendship, dancing, homosexual history, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity, american football, disco, lgbtq ...
Time: 70s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
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Sweet Killing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A business man decides to kill his wife but the plan sets off a chain of weird events that cause his life to become a living hell.
Style: suspense
Plot: crime scene, death, marriage, police, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, police officer, bank clerk, sex, bank, hobby, murder ...
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55%
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Harlem Nights (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: "Sugar" Ray is the owner of an illegal casino, who contend with the pressures of vicious gangster and corrupt policemen who want to see him go out of business. In the world of organized crime and police corruption in the 1920s, any ...
Style: funny, stylized, humorous, harsh, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, nightclub, organized crime, african american, mafia, bully, corruption, gang, crimes, friends, rivalry, boxing ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem
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55%
Law and Disorder (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In crime ridden New York of the seventies two cops has had enough. They decide to take justice into their own hands. Things turn exciting and humorous. No hoodlum goes safe.
Style: tragicomedy, surprise ending, tragic ending
Plot: daydreamer, horny wife, squad, shooter, dispute, bickering couple, diner, tragedy, police officer killed, exhibitionist, assault, masturbation ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city
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53%
The Living End (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Luke is a gay hustler. Jon is a movie critic. Both are HIV positive. They go on a hedonistic, dangerous journey. Their motto: "Fuck the world".
Style: road movie, surreal, disturbing, erotic, neo noir ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, aids, gender, illness, hiv, lgbtqi, lgbtq, gay love, road trip, sex worker, friends ...
Time: 90s
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53%
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Jeffrey (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jeffery, a young gay man in New York, decides that sex is too much and decided to become celibate. He immediately meets the man of his dreams and must decide whether or not love is worth the danger of a boyfriend dying.
Style: sexy, sexual, feel good, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, aids, lgbt, lgbtq, glbt, gay lead character, destiny, friendship, romance, gays and lesbians, celibacy, gay friend ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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51%
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Detective (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emile Chenal and his wife, Françoise, leaned on boxing manager Jim Fox Warner to cough up the considerable sum of money that he owes them, with both the police and the mob circling the situation. In the same hotel, Inspector Neveu looks into a ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, talky, tense ...
Plot: murder, female nudity, mafia, hotel, legal investigation, gangsters, femme fatale, dishonesty, investigation, losing-it hero, against the rules, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france
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51%
Come Back, Charleston Blue (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sequel to Cotton comes to Harlem. Another bad influence is hitting Harlem and Gravedigger and Coffin Ed are the two cops who will stop it. Charleston Blue was a prohibition era black gangster, dead 4 decades. When he seems to have reappeared, once ...
Plot: death, photographer, drug dealer, violence, ghost, sex, uncle niece relationship, black american, african american, bandit, female impersonator, urban setting ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, harlem
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51%
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Fresh (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Michael is a 12-year-old drug pusher who lives in a crowded house with his cousins and aunt. His father has become a street bum,but still meets with Fresh on occasion to play chess. Fresh is rather quiet in a crazy world. Fresh's sister is a ...
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: chess, african american, crimes, coming of age, drug dealing, drug lord, urban ghetto, revenge, drug addiction, father son relationship, adolescence, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Backstreet Justice (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation as a corrupt cop.
Style: neo noir, cult film
Plot: sex scene, female nudity, murder, police corruption, policewoman, female gunfighter, girl power, karate, fistfight, police shootout, gunfight, police station ...
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47%
Addicted to Fresno (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two co-dependent sisters, a recovering sex addict and a lonely lesbian who work as hotel maids in Fresno, go to ludicrous lengths to cover up an accidental crime.
Style: captivating, humorous, tense, light
Plot: lesbian, sex scene, sister sister relationship, sex addict, cover-up, sibling relationship, hotel, murder, accidental death, stealing money, friendship, bar mitzvah ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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45%
Night and the City (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Looking to get rich quick, an unsuccessful lawyer uses dishonest means to try to become a boxing promoter.
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, talky, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, boxing, empire, waitress, career change, power relations, dishonesty, betrayal, criminal heroes, unlikely couple, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: neo noir, noir, cynical, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, yacht, diving, murder, scuba diving, go go dancer, gay, private investigator, poker, ocean, police detective, frame up ...
Time: 60s
Place: miami, rome italy, usa, florida, europe
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44%
The Doom Generation (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jordan White and Amy Blue, two troubled teens, pick up an adolescent drifter, Xavier Red. Together, the threesome embark on a sex and violence-filled journey through an America of psychos and quickiemarts.
Style: disturbing, erotic, sexy, surreal, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sex, surrealism, teenager, gay, lovers on the run, lgbt, anal rape, mistaken identity, male nudity, violence, voyeurism, goth ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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And Then You Die (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A drug deal must deal with the mafia, Hells Angels, and police who want to arrest him. -- WorldCat
Style: neo noir
Plot: death, murder, hitman, biker, police officer, family relations, suburbs, police, husband wife relationship, organized crime, drug dealer, criminal underworld ...
Place: montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Naked City: Justice with a Bullet (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A pair of taxi-driving NYC detectives take up the case of tourists who are robbed of their money and luggage by a shady limo driver. Things get dicey when the tourists accidentally get mixed up in a drug dealer's murder and money heist, while ...
Plot: undercover cop, police detective, naive woman, rape, robbery, female nudity, lesbian sex, spiked drink, tape over mouth
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41%
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 4K
Noise (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man who is being driven crazy by the noise in New York City decides to take vigilante action against it.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever, psycho film ...
Plot: vandalism, vigilante, arrest, anger, vigilantism, society, satire, love and romance, rivalry, losing-it hero, fighting the system, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Uppercrust (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Austria, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This film combines two very different styles: an atmospheric psycho thriller about the ice-cold hired gun (masterfully played by Frank Gorschin), and the bizarre satire of the Austrian TV serial "Kottan ermittelt".
Style: neo noir
Plot: female nudity, the underworld, con artists, construction, sniper, killer, politics, government corruption, highway patrol, bribe, blackmail, hostage ...
Place: san francisco, vienna
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41%
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Born to Win (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film follows Jay Jay, a former hair dresser who has become a drug addict. He lives his new life by doing deals for Vivian from time to time. One day he meets Parm, a free-spirited girl. The two fall in love. Jay Jay's drug habit grows, and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: drug addiction, junkie, couples, crimes, love and romance, drug dealing, chase, life is a bitch, couple relations, drug abuse, addiction, male nudity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 18K
Kajillionaire (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two con artists have spent 26 years training their only daughter to swindle, scam and steal at every turn. During a desperate and hastily conceived heist, they charm a stranger into joining them, only to have their entire world turned upside down.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, feminist film ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, con artists, heist, mother daughter relationship, lgbt, father daughter relationship, pretty girl, dysfunctional family, absurdism, stranger, crimes, masseuse ...
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 50K
Life (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sentenced to life in prison together for a crime they did not commit.
Style: twists and turns, funny, humorous, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: prison, life sentence, prison escape, african american, prison life, redemption, friendship between men, friendship, adaptation, criminal, escape attempt, injustice ...
Time: 1930s, 90s, 20th century, year 1932
Place: mississippi, new jersey, new york, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%