Movies like Stretch

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Stretch (2014)
 6.5
 27K
Stretch (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A hard-luck limo driver struggling to go straight and pay off a debt to his bookie takes on a job with a crazed passenger whose sought-after ledger implicates some seriously dangerous criminals.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspense, intense, suspenseful, entertaining, harsh, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, danger, chases and races, escapades, disorder, going straight, gambling debt, foot chase, gangsters, revenge, lone hero, urban, prostitute, female nudity, sex scene, suicide, billionaire, undercover agent, celebrity, fbi agent, nightclub, gay slur, masked man, corpse, car accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa

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Most similar movies to Stretch

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, entertaining and clever films with plots about mentor, dialogue, crimes, catastrophe, chase, vengeance and disorder mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Stretch: Next Day Air (2009), Carquake! (1976), Let's Be Cops (2014), The Hangover Part III (2013), Starsky & Hutch (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 10K
Next Day Air (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two inept criminals are mistakenly delivered a package of cocaine and think they've hit the jackpot, triggering a series of events that changes ten people's lives forever.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: comedy of errors, crime gone awry, drug dealing, danger, disorder, escapades, gangsters, goofy hero, crimes, criminal heroes, foot chase, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 4K
Carquake! (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Coy "Cannonball" Buckman (David Carradine) and his blazing red Pontiac enter the Trans-America Grand Prix, an underground road race spanning the continent in which there are no rules, no speed limits and no heed for the law. En route, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, kung fu master, martial artist, chase, super vehicle, misfit, danger, race against time, rally, partners, chaos and mayhem, contests and competitions ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 121K
Let's Be Cops (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted “heroes” get tangled in ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: investigation, impersonating a police officer, party, partners against crime, disorder, fighting crime, partners, mistaken identity, corruption, male friendship, gang member, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Hangover Part III (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This time, there's no wedding. No bachelor party. What could go wrong, right? But when the Wolfpack hits the road, all bets are off.
Style: humorous, dark humor, realistic, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dentist, disorder, buddies, comedy of errors, overbearing, chases and races, drugs/alcohol, plan gone awry, escapades, hung over, irresponsible, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: las vegas, nevada, los angeles, mexico, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Blood, Guts, Bullets and Octane (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Cherry Pontiac Lemans Convertible...Two Days...Two-Hundred & Fifty Grand. When your lemon lot hits the skids you glom the gig no matter what the smell. For Bob and Sid, two slicked-back burnouts, bum luck runs in spades. With a goose-egg ...
Style: dark humor, rough, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, chases and races, crimes, cons and scams, drug abuse, on the run, dishonesty, wooing, partners, car salesman, car ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.1
 131K
Starsky & Hutch (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Join uptight David Starsky and laid-back Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson as they're paired for the first time as undercover cops. The new partners must overcome their differences to solve an important case with help from street informant Huggy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, police detective, undercover, car chase, informant, crimes, police investigation, fighting crime, power relations, working undercover, partners against crime, reluctant partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 32K
Hit and Run (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Former getaway driver Charlie Bronson jeopardizes his Witness Protection Plan identity in order to help his girlfriend get to Los Angeles. The feds and Charlie's former gang chase them on the road.
Style: talky, exciting, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, witness protection, getaway driver, chase, romance, drive away, drugs/alcohol, chases and races, nothing goes right, escapades, crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, los angeles, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.5
 24K
Metro (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Roper, a hostage negotiator catches a murderous bank robber after a blown heist. The bank robber escapes and immediately goes after the man who put him behind bars.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: negotiation, car chase, chase, revenge, danger, master criminal, tough law enforcer, police investigation, partners, hostages, police, jewel thief ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 5.5
 57K
Showtime (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, fish out of water, reality tv, partners against crime, reluctant partners, misfit partners, tv show, crime, police operation, law enforcement, disorder, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
 16K
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: cynical, suspense, tense, ironic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, cons and scams, hostages, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, adultery, abduction, ransom, mistress, husband wife relationship, ransom demand, character study ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 70s, contemporary, year 1978
Place: usa, detroit, bahamas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Enos duo convince Cletus, aka The Bandit, to come out of hiding and help them promote their new restaurant. With a little coaxing, he agrees, producing an almost-creaky Trigger as his mode of transport. But his nemesis, Sheriff Buford T. ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, road movie, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, on the road, car chase, rivalry, disorder, buddies, partners, chases and races, escapades, on the run, race against time, road trip ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, nothing goes right, friendship, workplace, disorder, partners, buddies, unlikely criminals, twists & turns, stupidity, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 16K
The Chase (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Hammond is sentenced to life in prison, but manages to escape. To get away from the police he takes a girl as hostage and drives off in her car. The girl happens to be the only daughter of one of the richest men in the state. In a while the car ...
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, kidnapping, chase, hostage, on the run, violence, gunfight, crimes, danger, disorder, unlikely couple, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Kill Me Three Times (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on a seemingly routine job, a jaded hit man discovers that he's not the only one with his target in the crosshairs.
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, assassin, crimes, small town, dishonesty, disorder, deadly, cons and scams, woman in danger, assassination attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 97K
The Mexican (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jerry Welbach, a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "the Mexican"... or suffer the consequences. The second is from his ...
Style: realistic, humorous, twists and turns, dark humor, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, criminal heroes, on the road, one last job, hitman, nothing goes right, disorder, fish out of water, crime, escapades, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, las vegas, usa, latin america, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 26K
Money Talks (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Money Talks is a 1997 American comedy film directed by Brett Ratner. Sought by police and criminals, a small-time huckster makes a deal with a TV newsman for protection.
Style: realistic, exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, frame up, media, murder, mexican standoff, partners, journalism, chases and races, crimes, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 21K
Men at Work (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two garbage men find the body of a city councilman in a trash can on their route. With help from a supervisor, the duo must solve the case and find the man's killer while hiding the body from the cops.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: murder, buddies, dishonesty, partners, disorder, amateur detective, goofy hero, cons and scams, justice, brothers, guilty pleasure, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 24K
The Man (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Special Agent Derrick Vann is a man out to get the man who killed his partner but a case of mistaken identity leads him to Andy Fidler, a salesman with too many questions and a knack of getting in Vanns way
Style: witty, funny, entertaining, intense, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, chases and races, goofy hero, working undercover, law enforcement, partners, arms dealer, police investigation, special agents, crimes, car chase, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.7
 22K
Gambit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Style: humorous, entertaining, tense, funny, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, collector, cons and scams, crime gone awry, disorder, verbal byplay, dishonesty, partners, employer employee relationship, farce, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ 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, realistic, exciting, not serious, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, kidnapping, crime, danger, woman in danger, law enforcement, goofy hero, chases and races, witnessing a crime, crimes, nothing goes right, cop witness relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 234K
The A-Team (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, team, mercenary, on the run, adventure, cia, chases and races, machismo, vengeance, crimes, partners, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: mexico, florida, iraq, frankfurt germany, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 25K
Ruby & Quentin (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After hiding his loot and getting thrown in jail, Ruby, a brooding outlaw encounters Quentin, a dim-witted and garrulous giant who befriends him. After Quentin botches a solo escape attempt, they make a break together. Unable to shake the clumsy ...
Style: captivating, humorous, exciting, funny, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: odd couple, crime, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, chase, prison escape, french, prison, car chase, on the run, unlikely friendships, crazy ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: france, europe, poland, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 4K
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: realistic, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the run, crime gone awry, danger, criminal's revenge, disorder, partners, rivalry, kidnapping, on the road, crime, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich businessman Max Fairbanks. But Fairbanks catches him and steals his cherished ring that his girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back with the help of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: thief, vengeance, crimes, nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, disorder, dishonesty, rivalry, cons and scams, robbery, ring, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., new jersey, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend's murder. But soon, he realizes he's stumbled onto something much more complicated. Bungling rookie ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, witty, exciting, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police, investigation, gunfight, car chase, undercover, maverick cop, fish out of water, smuggling, damsel in distress, foot chase, verbal byplay, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, detroit, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, kidnapping, dentist, gangsters, danger, vengeance, criminal heroes, organized crime, attempted murder, husband wife relationship, faked death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
30 Minutes or Less (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...
Style: humorous, comic, suspense, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: race against time, buddies, crime, escapades, kidnapping, heist, danger, threat, pizzeria, pizza delivery, redemption, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organise a daring new heist.
Style: road movie, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, safecracker, chase, car chase, crime, treasure hunt, cross dressing, crime gone awry, disorder, dishonesty, partners, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Live Free or Die (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It's not the crime, it's the cover-up. In small-town, hard-scrabble New Hampshire, foul-mouthed all-talk slacker John "Rugged" Rudgate fancies himself a criminal. When a local plumber stares him down at a pub, Rugged vows ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, funny ...
Plot: small town, gangsters, vengeance, family relations, crimes, unlikely criminals, crime, cons and scams, nothing goes right, family business, small town life, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new hampshire, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 37K
Taxi 3 (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of thieves calling themselves the Santa Claus Gang are wreaking havoc, and the police can't keep up. Police Captain Gilbert is distracted by a Chinese reporter writing a story on his squad, and taxi driver Daniel is in the midst of a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, buddies, unlikely partners, incompetent police, boss and employee, friends, skiing, gang, crime, goofy hero, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%