Movies like Repeater

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Repeater (1979)
 5.3
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Repeater (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A deconstructed crime thriller, inspired by the French new wave, in which a woman’s confession of murder is not as simple as it seems.
Plot: police, hotel, hitman, teenage girl, female protagonist, old woman, interrogation, police station, confession, revolver, paralysis, polaroid, tape recorder, police detective, police interrogation, cripple, pistol, shot to death, polaroid camera, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, handgun, arcade, crutches, confession of crime ...

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Most similar movies to Repeater

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about murder, police, crimes, disorder, deadly, death and investigation mostly in Comedy, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Repeater: Guest House Paradiso (1999), Kiss Kiss (2001), The Baker (2007), Mindhorn (2016), Happy Now (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Guest House Paradiso (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Richie and Eddie are in charge of the worst hotel in the UK, Guest House Paradiso, neighbouring a nuclear power plant. The illegal immigrant chef has fled and all the guests have gone. But when a famous Italian filmstar, Gina Carbonara, who is in ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, disturbing, offbeat
Plot: hotel, nothing goes right, buddies, misfit, disorder, anti heroes, couples, anti hero, couple relations, comedy team, hotel manager, gross out humor ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 2K
Kiss Kiss (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, unlikely partners, teaching the ways of the world, deadly, crimes, crime, danger, murder, power relations, father son relationship, jack in the box, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.3
 4K
The Baker (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Milo (Damian Lewis) is a professional hit man living on the edge. When failing to fulfil a contract for the first time, Milo escapes the city to avoid the wrath of his employers. Hiding out in a remote rural village, the locals mistake him for the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic, offbeat
Plot: dark humor, countryside, hitman, bakery, village, criminal heroes, disorder, hidden identity, danger, fish out of water, starting over, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.3
 12K
Mindhorn (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A washed up actor who played Mindhorn, a secret agent with a bionic eye, returns to the Isle of Man, the area where his most famous role was set, to help catch a killer.
Style: parody, light, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: amateur detective, murderer, police investigation, betrayal, conspiracy, husband wife relationship, mental illness, foot chase, deception, revenge, paranoia, telephone ...
Time: 2010s, 80s, year 1989
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 5.9
 497
Happy Now (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: All grown up and gunning for political power in a small North Wales community, Glen Marcus and his best mate harbour a dark secret which seems to be coming back to haunt them. But can the daughter of Tina Trent, a local woman just returned from ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: dark secret, female director, occult ritual, dark humor, mysterious girl, sheep, accidental death, police sergeant, barbershop, hotel, mother daughter relationship, politician
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Dirty Vivancos III (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Style: parody, gag humor
Plot: police, police corruption, investigation, explosion, femme fatale, police inspector, absurdism
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.9
 1K
The Big Take (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A reclusive movie star hires a private detective after he's anonymously blackmailed. Things turn violent when an aspiring writer is fingered for the crime in a dangerous case of mistaken identity.
Plot: sex tape, private investigator, screenwriter, hostages, hitman, blackmail, hollywood, extortion, actor, wallet, fire extinguisher, wiretap ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.6
 204
Mortal Sins (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A thriller directed by Bradford May focusing on a catholic priest dealing with a serial killer's confession and a murder investigation.
Plot: murder, police, priest, serial killer, police detective, confession, catholic priest, crucifix, religion, irish american, catholic church, conscience ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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You Can't Stop the Murders (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Australian small-town cop Gary (Eck) enjoys his nearly pastoral existence, with traffic violations providing the major excitement to his normally low-key days. While away from work, Gary spends a good deal of time fantasizing about local news ...
Style: humorous, suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: police, murder, village people, serial killer, unfaithful wife, husband wife relationship, construction worker, biker, cheating wife, lgbt, dance, french accent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.7
 175
Slash Dance (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A female cop goes undercover as a dancer at an old theater to catch a serial killer who has been murdering women auditioning for a musical.
Style: slasher
Plot: dancer, female police officer, police, police detective, throat slitting, biker gang, police captain, kicked in the groin, beach, serial killer, death, whodunit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.6
 1K
Sneekweek (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Six friends go to party for a week during the "Sneekweek". But they are haunted by a secret from their past.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, psychotronic, twists and turns, humorous ...
Plot: psychopath, party, killer, revenge, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, betrayal, police, nightmare, masked killer, blood, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Graveyard Shift (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A maniac terrorizes a town during rainy nights. And exactly on one rainy night a student has a night shift in a 24-hour shop. And exactly on this night the owner of the shop goes to play in a casino, his wife wants to be entertained, a detective is ...
Style: semi serious, light, feel good, humorous, entertaining
Plot: serial killer, police detective, handcuffs, customer, night, blood, rain, sex, knife, disembowelment, key
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Pattana Pravesham (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Pattanapravesham movie is the sequel of Nadodikkattu. Just six months after the events of the prequel, C.I.D. Ramdas (Mohanlal) and C.I.D. Vijayan (Sreenivasan) who are called to Kerala to find the murderer of a police officer. The two incompetent ...
Plot: construction site, argument, truck, arrest, mask, sneezing, maid, suspect, chloroform, widow, police station, hypodermic needle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Schneider vs. Bax (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On his birthday, a hitman reluctantly takes on the easy task of killing a writer, only to find the job a lot more difficult than expected.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, humorous
Plot: hitman, birthday, assignment, murder, father daughter conflict, novelist, writers, frame up, crimes, dark humor, danger, master criminal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Liability (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When 19-year-old Adam agrees to do a day's driving for his mum's gangster boyfriend Peter, it takes him on a 24-hour journey into a nightmarish world of murder, sex trafficking and revenge, in the company of aging hit man Roy.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, rough, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one last job, sex trafficking, teaching the ways of the world, partners, deadly, danger, crime gone awry, crime, on the road, crimes, apprentice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, britain, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Wrong Guy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An executive (Dave Foley) after being passed over for a promotion to president storms into his office only to find the man who got the promotion dead. Assuming everyone will think he committed the crime he takes off as a fugitive...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, parody ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: chase, murder, promotion, crime gone awry, farce, rivalry, hidden identity, law enforcement, disorder, incompetent police, hysteria, comedy of errors ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america, cincinnati ohio, ohio, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 23
Soft Skin (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Minako, a Tokyo housewife, is depressed that everyone has an active life outside the home except her. Taking her inspiration from TV reports of a hitch-hiking chainsaw murderer, Minako decides to spice up her life by finding a young lover and ...
Plot: wannabe, sex scene, cheating wife, unhappy wife, fake kidnapping, kidnapping, female protagonist, female captive
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Shooting Elizabeth (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Before a man (Jeff Goldblum) can kill his nagging wife (Mimi Rogers) as planned, she disappears and he's charged with murder.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: unfulfillment, danger, goofy hero, crimes, dishonesty, kidnapping, missing person, murder, false accusation, reunion, couple relations, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Keep an Eye Out (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Police officer's at a station must solve a murder case.
Style: absurd, feel good, humorous, light, captivating ...
Plot: interrogation, police station, police, suspect, suspicion, accidental death, investigation, disorder, washing hands, closet, hot dog, orchestra ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Silence of the Hams (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The federal agent Joe Dee Foster is currently investigating a serial killer, helped by doctor Animal who is isolated in a maximum security jail.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, realistic, absurd ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, who done it, special agents, law enforcement, deadly, fbi, police investigation, crime scene, psycho killer, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.6
 5K
Zero 2 (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Lithuania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What would you get if you mix a gangster film and a soap opera? "Zero 2" is a crazy twister of criminal romance and sexy violence that just might laugh you to death.
Style: not serious, humorous, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, disorder, partners, hitman, crime gone awry, rivalry, drugs/alcohol, chases and races, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, lithuania
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Divorcing Jack (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: He's Irish, he's ageing, he drinks, is a touch cynical and when he has time writes a newspaper column. On the eve of the country's first election as an independent state, Dan Starkey's life is about to change after he finds the ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nun, columnist, murder, political corruption, death, chases and races, media, fugitives, false accusation, uncover truth, couple relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
IDI: Inspector Dawood Ibrahim (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story follows Dawood, who wishes to don the cop uniform right from his childhood. He grows up to be a straight-laced, passionate policeman, who is sent off to a sleepy border suburb Kollanahalli for his first posting. An unexpected turn of ...
Style: psychological, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: police, remote village, burglar, robbery, gang, police station, police officer, investigation, thief, heist, police detective, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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A Man Could Get Killed (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American businessman visiting Lisbon gets mistaken for a British secret agent who stole some diamonds. As a result, he has everybody in Lisbon after him.
Plot: spy, passport, yacht, explosion, car chase, car bomb, airport, assassination attempt, smuggling, police, impostor, cold war ...
Place: lisbon portugal, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Stars Will Tell, Inspector Palmu (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ms. Alli Pelkonen's terrier finds a body from Tähtitorninmäki, that's thought to be a wino at first. But Inspector Palmu knows a little better. And yes, it was a murder. Tähdet kertovat, Komisario Palmu (1962) is directed by Matti ...
Plot: extortion, bowler hat, collision, witness, car accident, urban setting, corpse, estate, murderer, flashback, interrogation, police inspector ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: helsinki finland, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
To Be a Millionaire (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The terrorist Fors arrested after an attack on a OPEC meeting. Shortly afterwards town minister's daughter gets kidnapped by two men who require Fors be released and that he will flight phase to Albania. SÄPO agent Olsson will handle the case.
Plot: kidnapping, sex club, car bomb, actress playing herself, actor playing himself, allergy, crazy, child abduction, murder, prime minister, secret police, sneezing ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
 113
Lansdown (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this dark comedy, defense lawyer Jake Jorgenson's carefully constructed life begins to unravel when he kills his wife's lover.
Style: cynical, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, goofy hero, crime gone awry, vengeance, couples, dark humor, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, disorder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
My Brother-in-law Killed My Sister (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two members of the French Academy agree to help the attractive young veterinarian Esther investigate the suspicious death of her sister. Esther is convinced her brother-in-law is responsible, but soon it becomes apparent that those responsible are ...
Plot: phallic symbol, ends with death, murder confession, swiss, missing sister, family feud, crime family, veterinary clinic, gunfight, suspicion of murder, private investigation, organized crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: geneva switzerland, vatican, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
George and Mildred (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Big screen spin-off of the Seventies sitcom. Mildred Roper (Yootha Joyce, who died shortly after filming was completed) is determined to make husband George (Brian Roper) celebrate their wedding anniversary in style, at a posh hotel in London. ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: hitman, gangsters, mistaken identity, disorder, couples, false accusation, dishonesty, chaos and mayhem, crimes, criminal heroes, wedding, hotel ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 1K
Tokyo Eyes (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The police are tracking a man who shoots at people. But the young sister of a detective finds that he's not the mad vigilante portrayed in newspapers.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: vigilantism, vengeance, dangerous attraction, couples, crimes, serial killer, danger, deadly, love and romance, unlikely criminals, crime, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%