Movies like A Fork in the Road

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A Fork in the Road (2010)
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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: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: on the run, murder, kidnapping, convict, escape, crimes, missing person, confined, nothing goes right, partners, odd couple, prison, suspect, blackmailer, cheating wife, blonde, adultery, voyeur, infidelity, motel, hitchhiking, hitchhiker, running from police, insurance agent, witness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico

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Most similar movies to A Fork in the Road

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, disorder, partners, murder, chases and races, nothing goes right and deadly mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like A Fork in the Road: Lone Star State of Mind (2002), Another Stakeout (1993), A Sense of Humor (2011), Horrible Bosses 2 (2014), Cold Feet (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: stupidity, debt, misfit, partners, crimes, babies and infants, friends, small town life, heist, male female relationship, father son relationship, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, los angeles, usa, las vegas, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Another Stakeout (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chris and Bill are called upon for their excellent surveillance record to stakeout a lakeside home where a Mafia trial witness is believed to be heading or already hiding. Unlike their earlier _Stakeout_, this time they are accompanied by Gina ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, melancholic, light, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: police investigation, odd couple, fall in love, disorder, boss and employee, partners, law enforcement, goofy hero, gangsters, buddies, crimes, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Perfume Of The Lady In Black (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Newly married, Mathilde and Robert are honeymooning at a resort owned by their friends Edith and Arthur, the Chateau d'Hercule. But an unpleasant shock is in store for them.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: island, investigation, missing person, mysterious character, uncover truth, murder, dishonesty, riddles and clues, amateur detective, who done it, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
A Sense of Humor (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A serial killer abducts two stand-up comedians after they mock him as part of their on-stage act. If they teach him how to be funny, he might let them live.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, partners, buddies, dark humor, psychopath, unlikely partners, disorder, performer's life, crimes, power relations, kidnapping, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Style: funny, entertaining, twists and turns, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sex tape, sex addict, kidnapping, obnoxious boss, workplace, happy ending, vengeance, stupidity, friendship, nothing goes right, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Cold Feet (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The leader of a group of misfits, his girlfriend and an assassin have devised a bizarre plan to smuggle stolen jewelry over the US/Mexican border. They implant the jewelry in a racing horse.
Style: cynical, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: cons and scams, down on your luck, disorder, hitman, psychopath, partners, on the run, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, horse ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Lewis & Clark & George (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A sultry woman joins an illiterate killer and a brainy hacker, both escaped convicts, to search for gold.
Style: neo noir, exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, escape, lovers on the run, gold, murder, jealousy, prostitute, betrayal, woman with a gun, convict, heist, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Drop Dead Sexy (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When their money scam runs aground, a group of would-be thieves turn to kidnapping in an attempt to blackmail their target.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corpse, kidnapping, stripper, disorder, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, down on your luck, love, crimes, buddies, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Burglar (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a burglar by trade, and she runs a bookstore as well. Her friend Carl Hefler is a dog groomer. After a successful burglary, it's discovered that a dead body was in the house she burgled. As she's ...
Style: humorous, sexy, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, chase, murder, thief, nothing goes right, odd couple, protagonist as suspect, partners, disorder, who done it, false accusation, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Drive Hard (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former race car driver is abducted by a mysterious thief and forced to be the wheel-man for a crime that puts them both in the sights of the cops and the mob.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the run, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, rivalry, reluctant partners, disorder, mysterious character, partners, on the road, criminal's revenge, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.1
 509
Two Tough Guys (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two botcher killers, Paco and Alex carry out a crime caper. Later on, they are joined by Tatiana - ​a young whore, who shows great love for Alex. In pursuing its objective the losers will face a group of murderers, a butcher with dark business, a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, rough, suspenseful, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: goofy hero, on the run, hitman, buddies, gangsters, partners, crimes, stupidity, tough heroes, mafia, catastrophe, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.1
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On the Run (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Portugal, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Albert is an introverted travel agent living a lonely life in New York. When Louie, his best friend from childhood, appears having just escaped from prison, Albert's quiet existence is permanently disrupted. what ensues is one long, crazy night ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, biting, cynical ...
Plot: escape, nothing goes right, on the run, vampire, partners, fugitives, best friends, crimes, friendship, city life, prison, dark humor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Whole Ten Yards (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski now spends his days compulsively cleaning his house and perfecting his culinary skills with his wife, Jill, a purported assassin who has yet to pull off a clean hit. Suddenly, an uninvited and unwelcome connection ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: gangsters, hitman, organized crime, chase, kidnapping, vengeance, betrayal, happy ending, dentist, criminal heroes, lone hero, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Inspector Blubber & Co (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A dead body is found and police detective Mårten Späck draws the conclusion that a serial suicide killer is at large. Späck with his colleagues Grünvald Karlsson and Irene Snusk suspect a gang who distributes pirated DVD's of ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, silly humor, law enforcement, police, criminal, farce, graphic violence, riddles and clues, serial killer, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Escape (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The lawyer is visiting a prison to meet with a violent criminal who has been condemned to death. During the visit, things turn bad, there is a riot where prisoners escape and the criminal escapes taking a lawyer hostage.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: escape, on the run, odd couple, crimes, nothing goes right, society, rebellion, confined, legal, dishonesty, politics, fugitives ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Montana (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A seasoned enforcer is given the seemingly routine task of finding the Boss's runaway mistress, Kitty. However Kitty is involved in plans to overthrow the Boss and this routine task gets very complicated.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, hitman, murder, boss, cancer, strong female lead, gunfight, on the run, mistress, dark humor, disorder, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 15K
The Big White (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: To remedy his financial problems, a travel agent has his eye on a frozen corpse, which just happens to be sought after by two hitmen.
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: dark humor, kidnapping, murder, insurance agent, nothing goes right, disorder, crimes, comedy of errors, down on your luck, insurance, insurance fraud, life insurance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Witless Protection (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story centers on a small-town sheriff who witnesses what he believes is a kidnapping and rushes to rescue a woman. The kidnappers turn out to be FBI agents assigned to protect her and deliver her to a big Enron-type corruption trial in Chicago ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, sexy, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes, fbi, comedy of errors, dumb, on the run, hidden identity, goofy hero, woman in danger, disorder, wrong place wrong time, nothing goes right, witnessing a crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Teresa's Tattoo (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mathematician Teresa just wanted to study during the College spring break. But her friends, who want her to live a little, drag her out to parties. The next thing she knows, she has been drugged, kidnapped, made a redhead, tattooed, and wearing ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: ransom, fbi, tattoo, kidnapping, special agents, rescue, espionage, gays and lesbians, criminal heroes, chase, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Home Sweet Hell (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mona and Don’s seemingly perfect suburban bliss is disrupted by a sexy extortionist and Mona will stop at nothing, including killing the competition, to keep her little slice of heaven.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, murder, blackmail, infidelity, couples, crimes, couple relations, wife, dark humor, disorder, nothing goes right, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Crime Is Our Business (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Prudence Beresford is investigating another murder. Her aunt had witnessed it, but no body was found, and nobody trusted her word. Nobody, except Prudence, of course!
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: murder, family relations, uncover truth, private detective, investigation, odd couple, crimes, disorder, amateur detective, master and servant, partners, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for her safe return.
Style: sexy, tricky, suspense, ironic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, abduction, husband wife relationship, mistress, adultery, crime gone awry, crimes, ransom, female nudity, trophy wife, character study ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, year 1978
Place: usa, california, detroit, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Enid Is Sleeping (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Enid only looks like she's sleeping. In fact, she's dead. Shortly after Enid caught her husband Harry in bed with her sister June, a row ensued, whereupon June accidently killed Enid. June's problem now is to hide the truth from the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: dark humor, infidelity, redneck, police officer, gunfight, murder, sibling relationship, love affair, sexual relations, human nature, suburbs, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s, year 1959
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Sitting Ducks (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two small-time thieves come together as a bizarre comic duo in a quest to make their childhood dreams come true. In a limousine stuffed with cash stolen from the mob, they take off for Miami, where they plan to fly to a safe haven in Costa Rica. On ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voyeurism, waitress, voyeur, nude girl, limousine, female nudity, nymphomaniac, confidence artist, self discovery, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: miami beach, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Let's Kill Ward's Wife (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Everyone hates Ward’s wife and wants her dead, Ward (Donald Faison) most of all. But when his friends’ murderous fantasies turn into an (accidental) reality, they have to deal with a whole new set of problems — like how to dispose of the body ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, tense, captivating
Plot: female antagonist, husband wife relationship, murder, unhappy marriage, disorder, crimes, buddies, disposing of a dead body, abusive wife, getting away with murder, dark humor, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 4K
Vinci (2004)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The sophisticated thief of art Robert "Cuma" Cuminski is released on probation from the local prison by the corrupt Doctor Wiaderny to organize the theft of the famous Leonardo Da Vinci painting "Lady with Ermine" for the dealer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, art theft, heist, cons and scams, heist gone wrong, criminal heroes, law enforcement, once in a lifetime opportunity, crimes, nothing goes right, partners, stolen painting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the perpetrator. Both are arrested, but escape to form an unlikely partnership. Being ...
Style: humorous, funny, not serious, light, absurd ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, murder, deaf, blindness, mute or deaf, friendship, disability, witness, chase, deafness, blind man, odd couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 633
Tip Top (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two policewomen from Internal Affairs arrive in a provincial precinct to investigate the death of an Algerian woman who was an informer. One punches, the other eyes, tip top.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, murder, crimes, partners against crime, uncover truth, police station, police detective, workplace intrigue, partners, corrupt officer, police investigation, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Census Taker (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When George (Greg Mullavey) and Martha (Meredith MacRae) let Harvey (Garrett Morris), an annoying census taker, into their home, they find themselves under a barrage of increasingly abusive questions. Furious at his intrusiveness, and at their ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: murder, flirting, family business, family life, dark humor, family relations, police detective, aging, amateur detective, mystery, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 430
Dirt (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: DIRT is a quirky comedy about two simple-hearted brothers who, when abandoned by the death of their mother, search to find a replacement Mom. Junior and Scooter find themselves ill-prepared for life on their own. To ease their suffering, they search ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, light, feel good ...
Plot: small town, kidnapping, family relations, parents and children, social relations, siblings relations, nothing goes right, violence, husband wife relationship, wedding, brother, bank robber ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%