Movies and TV shows like Der Bulle von Tölz

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Der Bulle von Tölz (1996)
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Der Bulle von Tölz (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: The Bull of Tölz is commissioned by Sat.1 German crime series.
Plot: police, crime investigation, bachelor, fat man, provincial life, police detective, obese man, mother son relationship
Place: bavaria, southern germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, captivating and sitcom films and TV series with plots about police, police detective, crimes, crime investigation, law enforcement, police investigation and police station mostly in Crime, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Der Bulle von Tölz: Sperling (1996), Hubert & Staller (2011), Café Meineid (1990), Investigation Held by ZnaToKi (1971), The Dumpling Affair (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 27
Sperling (1996)
Genre: Crime
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: Sperling is a crime film series of the channel ZDF.
Plot: crime investigation, team, police, fat man
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95%
Hubert & Staller (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A show about two Bavarian police officers, Franz Hubert and Johannes Staller, who sometimes work a bit differently. Where Franz wants to follow regulations, Johannes likes to do things his own way.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, light
Plot: police, corpse, murder, partners against crime, law enforcement, friendship, crimes, misfit, danger, best friends, courage, gangsters ...
Place: bavaria, southern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Café Meineid (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: Café Meineid is a German courtroom comedy television series based on actual cases. The series aired 147 episodes from 1990 to 2003 and ended with the death of lead actor Erich Hallhuber.
Plot: judge, court, justice, dialect, courtroom, petty criminal
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Investigation Held by ZnaToKi (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
TV show
Story: Soviet detective television series.
Style: detective series
Plot: police, police detective, soviet army, crime solving, police investigation, crime investigation, murder investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Dumpling Affair (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the morning after a wild marriage between two police officers Franz Eberhofer (Sebastian Bezzel) finds himself woken from heavy-armed special forces, who arrest him because of suspected murder. His boss, inspector Barschl (Francis Fulton-Smith), ...
Style: tense, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: crime solving, police officer killed, crime investigation, internal affairs, small town life, false accusation, friendship, police, family relations, obnoxious boss, disorder, murder weapon ...
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Crime Scene Cleaner (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Heiko Schotte (Schotty) works for a cleaning company, cleaning all kind of crime scenes. There he sometimes meets weird people and tries to solve difficult situations.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, talky, realistic
Plot: murder, alienation, dark humor, deadly, crimes, farce, stereotype, stereotypes, crime scene, police, german, corpse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Pie in the Sky (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Pie in the Sky is a British offbeat police comedy drama programme starring Richard Griffiths and Maggie Steed, created by Andrew Payne and first broadcast in five series on BBC1 between 13 March 1994 and 17 August 1997 as well as being syndicated on ...
Plot: restaurant, chef, police detective, cooking, police, retirement, police officer, british humour
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Winter Potato Dumplings (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Crime comedy set in a village somewhere in Bavaria, centering around a village policeman's attempt to solve a murder case, his chaotic private life and the dysfunctional relationship with his wacky father.
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating
Plot: dysfunctional family, police officer, father son relationship, private investigation, friendship between men, family relations, characters killed one by one, private detective, police, male protagonist, disorder, small town life ...
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Police Squad! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Police Squad! is a television comedy series first broadcast in 1982, created by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams and Jerry Zucker, and starring Leslie Nielsen. A spoof of police procedurals, the series featured Zucker, Abrahams and Zucker's usual ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, police detective, satire, police, partners against crime, private detective, goofy hero, fighting crime, chases and races, tough law enforcer, race against time, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
KDD - Kriminaldauerdienst (2007)
Genre: Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: KDD - Crime duration service is a German crime series, which was broadcast from 2007 to 2010.
Plot: drugs, police, police procedural, crime investigation, corruption, brutality, tough cop, police station, urban setting, big city life
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.4
 298
Cherif (2013)
Genre: Crime
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Police Captain Kader Cherif knows the city like the back of his hand, and, as someone could say, never leaves his duty, because his apartment located on the first floor of the building opposite to the police station. He is assigned to investigate ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, stylized, disturbing, realistic
Plot: police, crimes, crime, police investigation, police detective, workplace situations, crime investigation, murder investigation, murder, criminal, heroes, killings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Thin Blue Line (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Thin Blue Line is a British sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson set in a police station that ran for two series on the BBC from 1995 to 1996. It was written by Ben Elton.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police station, police, sergeant, goofy hero, partners against crime, incompetent police, working undercover, crime, nothing goes right, crimes, workplace, british humour ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Studierektorns sista strid (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Principal Bertilsson plan the perfect crime, for who would suspect a Principal?
Plot: money, school, bank, school principal, gambling, confession, police, horse race, bet, con men, con artists
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Job (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Job is a single-camera television comedy drama about a New York City police officer named Mike McNeil -- who indulges in adultery, alcohol, cigarettes and prescription drug abuse—and his fellow 'bumbling detective' pals. The show, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom, witty ...
Plot: police investigation, partners, partners against crime, fighting crime, dishonesty, tough law enforcer, crime, law enforcement, crimes, police station, crime investigation, network ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Leipzig Homicide (2001)
Genre: Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: SOKO Leipzig is a German police procedural television programme, a spin-off of the earlier German police programme SOKO 5113. It was first broadcast on 31 January 2001, on German television channel ZDF. On 12 November 2008, the first part of a ...
Style: suspense, intellectual, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: police, german, corpse, murder, crimes, investigation, mystery, riddles and clues, kill, police commissioner, anti social, crime investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 103
Young Lions (2002)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: Young Lions was an Australian TV police drama broadcast on the Nine Network in 2002 and in Ireland on RTÉ Two.The series was based around the professional and private lives of four rookie detectives, the Young Lions, of South West 101, an inner ...
Plot: police detective, rookie, police station, crime investigation, criminal, police, police investigation, police partner, female police detective
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Operation Good Guys (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Operation Good Guys is a British mockumentary, a fly-on-the-wall documentary series about an elite police unit's bid to snare one of Britain's most powerful crime lords. It was first screened on BBC Two from 1997 - 2000. Blurring the line ...
Style: realistic, not serious, offbeat, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: police detective, accountant, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes, undercover, workplace, silly humor, incompetent police, disorder, police station, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Police Academy: The Series (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Police Academy: The Series is a syndicated 1997 television series spin-off from the Police Academy series of films. Michael Winslow was the only actor from the Police Academy films to have a recurring role on the show, although several of the ...
Style: exciting, not serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police academy, police, anti heroes, prank, workplace situations, officers and cadets, power relations, academy, disorder, chaos, goofy hero, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A single-camera ensemble comedy following the lives of an eclectic group of detectives in a New York precinct, including one slacker who is forced to shape up when he gets a new boss.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police station, workplace situations, teamwork, verbal byplay, investigation, crimes, policewoman, coworker, boss and employee, police detective, arrest, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Reinikainen (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: TV series Reinikainen follows the work and life of police officer Artturi Sakari Reinikainen. Seriesis a Tankki täyteen spin-off.
Style: sitcom
Plot: police officer, police, city, city country contrast, police station, middle aged man, male female relationship, police sergeant, urban setting
Time: 80s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.5
 111
Trautmann (2000)
Genre: Crime
Country: Austria
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Detective superintendent Trautmann solves crimes in an unconventional way.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: crime investigation, police, criminal underworld, crooked cop, murder, organized crime, politics, crime solving, drunk, knife, dialect, tavern ...
Place: austria, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Swedish Dicks (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Two unlicensed Swedish private investigators try to make a living in Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, suspense, entertaining, tense, captivating ...
Plot: private investigator, crime investigation, investigator, murder, chase, friendship, friends, who done it, uncover truth, partners against crime, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 553
Hardcover (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: drug dealer, single, police, car dealer, pizza, research, dog, car salesman, gangsters, gangster, cell phone, mobile phone
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 7.9
 5K
The Unusuals (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Unusuals is a comedy-drama television series that aired on ABC from April 8 to June 17, 2009 in the U.S. and Global in Canada. The pilot and first episode were written by Noah Hawley, a former writer and producer for Fox's Bones. An ABC ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic
Plot: police detective, police station, workplace, partners, policewoman, fighting crime, friendship, crimes, workplace situations, rookie, police, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.6
 395
The Vice (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The Vice is an ITV police drama about the Metropolitan Police Vice Unit. It ran for five short series between 1999 and 2003. It tells the story of the London Metropolitan police force's vice squad, where prostitution, underage sex, and other ...
Plot: sex trafficking, sex worker, crime investigation, police detective, sex trade, vice squad, police, sergeant, prostitution, murder, drugs, money
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Detectives (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The absurd adventures of two defective detectives, who - despite unbelievable incompetence - somehow manage to solve their cases (or be nearby when the cases are solved) and retain their jobs.
Style: sitcom, parody, detective series
Plot: police detective, inspector, comanche indian, constable, duo, partner, clumsy, incompetence, farce, british humour
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 3K
Martial Law (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Martial Law is an American/Canadian crime drama that aired on CBS from 1998 to 2000, and was created by Carlton Cuse. The title character, Sammo Law, portrayed by Sammo Hung, was a Chinese law officer and martial arts expert who came to Los Angeles ...
Style: realistic, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police detective, partners, interracial friendship, police, law enforcement, crimes, tough law enforcer, police investigation, fish out of water, partners against crime, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Year of the Rabbit (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the dark heart of Victorian London, Detective Inspector Rabbit is a hardened booze-hound who's seen it all. Rabbit's been chasing bad guys for as long as he can remember, but these days his heart keeps stopping at inopportune ...
Style: parody, sitcom, captivating, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: police, victorian england, investigation, police officer, murder, absurdism, father daughter relationship, police investigation, stepfather, adopted daughter, tough cop, police inspector ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 123
Blue Murder (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Blue Murder is a Canadian crime drama television series, featuring stories that reflected the turbulence of urban life and the crimes that make headlines. The Blue Murder squad members were an elite group of big-city investigators out to solve some ...
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, police, murder, female detective, policewoman, female police officer, police officer
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.3
 86
Bronk (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Bronk is an American television series starring Jack Palance as Detective Lieutenant Alex Bronkov. The series is set in the fictional Ocean City, California. 24 episodes were aired from September 21, 1975 to March 28, 1976 on CBS. The series lasted ...
Plot: police, police detective, single father, bureaucracy, father daughter relationship, drugs, dead wife, police department, police lieutenant, car accident, mayor, police corruption ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%