Movies like Repeater

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Repeater (1979)
 5.2
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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, hitman, handicapped, hotel, teenage girl, female protagonist, interrogation, police station, confession, old woman, cripple, police detective, police interrogation, confession of crime, paralysis, interrogation room, murder confession, revolver, tape recorder, arcade, crutches, shot to death, polaroid, looking at the camera, talking to the camera ...

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Most similar movies to Repeater

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, captivating and semi serious films with plots about murder, police, crimes, investigation, death, disorder and police officer mostly in Comedy, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Repeater: Guest House Paradiso (1999), Kiss Kiss (2001), The Baker (2007), Mindhorn (2016), Dirty Vivancos III (2002). 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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: hotel, misfit, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, couples, couple relations, hotel room, hotel manager, gross out humor, coming of age, uninvited guest ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 2K
Kiss Kiss (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: hitman, teaching the ways of the world, unlikely partners, crimes, murder, power relations, club, gunfight, father son relationship, sex, death, nanny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 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, dark, realistic ...
Plot: dark humor, hitman, village, criminal heroes, bakery, disorder, hidden identity, fish out of water, starting over, hopes, food, baker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.3
 13K
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, captivating, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Plot: murderer, amateur detective, police investigation, husband wife relationship, betrayal, mental illness, conspiracy, paranoia, deception, revenge, kidnapping, mental disorder ...
Time: year 1989, 2010s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Dirty Vivancos III (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Style: parody
Plot: police, police corruption, investigation, femme fatale, police inspector, absurdism, gag humor, explosion
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.9
 4K
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: woman with a gun, hollywood, private investigator, hospital, extortion, wiretap, hostage, golf club, green card, blackmail, sex tape, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.4
 234
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: serial killer, priest, police, murder, police detective, confession, catholic priest, crucifix, catholic church, church, nun, religion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: suspense, humorous, tense, captivating
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, village people, husband wife relationship, construction worker, biker, cheating wife, empire, satire, lgbt, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 549
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: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: dark secret, mysterious girl, politician, mystery, uncover truth, dark past, investigation, murder mystery, unsolved crime, teenager, crime investigation, confronting the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 2.8
 235
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: serial killer, rock and roll, dancer, dancing, death, police, theatre director, girl gang, serial murder, beach, police investigation, police captain ...
⇓ 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, killer, murder, revenge, party, nightmare, masked killer, police, betrayal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, chase, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
⇓ 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: misunderstanding, boat, disguise, argument, widow, murder, murder investigation, bicycle, warehouse, bus, crime boss, suspect ...
⇓ 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, humorous, exciting, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: hitman, birthday, assignment, novelist, murder, father daughter conflict, frame up, crimes, dark humor, female nudity, strong female character, writers ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, exciting, rough, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one last job, teaching the ways of the world, partners, crimes, crime gone awry, apprentice, on the road, dark humor, hunt down, teenage boy, crime boss ...
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: witty, humorous, parody, harsh, stylized ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: chase, murder, crime gone awry, farce, hospital, runaway, satire, lone hero, screwball, fantasy world, stupidity, culture clash ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, canada, latin america, harvard university, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 37
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, female captive, fake kidnapping, sex scene, female protagonist, unhappy wife, cheating wife, kidnapping, kidnapped wife
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: empire, kidnapping, murder, missing person, couple relations, false accusation, goofy hero, dishonesty, law enforcement, unfulfillment, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, customer, night, homicidal maniac, escapades, satire, murder mystery, murderer, investigation, murder investigation, maniac ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Guns for Hire (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Beatle is a quirky loner who refuses to live by society's rules. Her business cards read "Towing/Assassination," and she even has a hit man infomercial to go along with it. Her only human contact is with her psychiatrist and the ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, psychological, unusual plot structure, psychotronic
Plot: lesbian, life insurance, mental patient, hitman, police interrogation, aids, therapist, female assassin, post traumatic stress disorder, hotel room, life is a bitch, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 2K
Crime Wave (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Leyre lives a quiet and comfortable life which ends abruptly when an act of rage of her teenage son leads her to protect him by any means necessary.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light
Plot: teenager, murder, business, family relations, mother, cover up, lawyer, corruption, money, police, love, grandmother ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, basque country
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, who done it, crimes, fbi, special agents, law enforcement, crime scene, police investigation, psycho killer, fbi agent, satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.5
 6K
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: suspenseful, realistic, not serious, humorous, twists and turns ...
Plot: criminal heroes, disorder, gangsters, crimes, hitman, partners, crime gone awry, rivalry, graphic violence, sexual content, violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: lithuania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, witty ...
Plot: nun, ira, death, murder, political corruption, cynic, breakup, disorder, life turned upside down, dark humor, couple relations, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, captivating, light ...
Plot: interrogation, suspicion, police station, suspect, police, accidental death, investigation, disorder, buddy cop, man in underwear, dark humor, sleepwalker ...
⇓ 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: tense, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: police, remote village, burglar, gang, robbery, police station, police officer, friendship, evidence, group of criminals, society, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, cold war, police, car chase, passport, assassination attempt, yacht, airport, impostor, smuggling, car bomb, espionage ...
Place: portugal, lisbon 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: female nudity, seductive girl, media, car accident, high society, witness, estate, corpse, youth culture, police, choir, father son relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: prime minister, journalist, nanny, kitten, asthmatic, police, actress playing herself, child abduction, kidnapping, secret police, ransom, car bomb ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
 131
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: semi serious, cynical, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, goofy hero, crime gone awry, vengeance, dishonesty, crimes, dark humor, couples, disorder, adultery, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: assassination, veterinarian, pope, murder, organized crime, psychiatrist, cousin cousin relationship, private investigation, suspicion of murder, older man younger woman marriage, gunfight, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: vatican, geneva switzerland, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%