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Kops (2003)
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Kops (2003)
Original name: Kopps
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small Swedish village, Högboträsk, is so peaceful that crime is nonexistent. The police spend their shifts drinking coffee, eating hot dogs and chasing down runaway cows. This is all well and good for the village's own police, but the police management board wants to discontinue the local police force for lack of crime.
Style: funny, absurd, suspenseful, parody, light, clever, feel good, unusual plot structure, entertaining, melancholic ...
Plot: small town, friendship, crimes, police station, swat team, hostage situation, nothing goes right, law enforcement, workplace, save the day, workplace situations, dull life, small town sheriff, workplace intrigue, hostage, crime scene, misunderstanding, bank robbery, police, gunfight, farce, catastrophe, mafia, loneliness, desert ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, melancholic and funny films with plots about brutality, storytelling, runaway, vengeance, mentor, catastrophe and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Kops: The Best Man's Wedding (2000), Three Fugitives (1989), American Strays (1996), Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978), Let It Ride (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Best Man's Wedding (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Roro and Måns who are best friends, work at the park management and get to do all the shit jobs - clean up duck ponds and pick up dog poop. Roro's Swedish girlfriend Lisa wants to be introduced to his family but he refuses for a long time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, intense, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: impotence, immigrants, culture clash, friends, erection, couples, love triangle, romance, sexual dysfunction, nothing goes right, proposal, lebanese ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Three Fugitives (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On his first day after being released from jail for 14 armed bank robberies, Lucas finds himself caught up in someone else's robbery. Perry has decided to hold up the local bank to raise money so that he can keep his daughter, Meg, and get her ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: chase, bank robbery, hostage, on the run, runaway, crimes, ex convict, police, heist, odd couple, running from police, kids and family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
American Strays (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The desert can be a lonely place for the people who live there or for those who are traveling through. It is also the teller of different stories including the story of a traveling salesman whose only commodity is death and the story of a young man ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, allegory, visually appealing, melancholic ...
Plot: desert, hitman, crimes, satire, salesman, misfit, serial killer, lone hero, chase, unlikely friendships, adaptation, fantasy world ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Everyone abuses and humiliates a downtrodden orphan (Chan) until he befriends an old man, who turns out to be the last master of the "snake fist" fighting style. Jackie becomes the old man's student and finds himself in battle with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, vengeance, heroes, master warrior, orphan, fistfight, samurai, medieval, betrayal, kung fu classic ...
Place: china, japan, hong kong, tokyo, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.8
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Let It Ride (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gambler used to losing is having a very good day.
Style: humorous, feel good, sexy, thought provoking, dramatic ...
Plot: gambling, horse, sport, addiction, horse race, security guard, nudity (full frontal - brief), self discovery, drug addict, con artists, internet, doctors ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.4
 12K
Twin Dragons (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twins, separated at birth, end up as a Hong Kong gangster and a New York concert pianist. When the pianist travels to Hong Kong for a concert, the two inevitably get mistaken for each other.
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, gangsters, farce, twins, brutality, gunfight, chase, fight, goofy hero, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 6K
Crime Spree (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An out-of-town heist becomes a nightmare for a crew of French burglars when they mistakenly rob the head of the Chicago mafia. Unaccustomed to the ways of the American underworld, it is not long before they have the mafia, the FBI and a couple of ...
Style: humorous, funny, stylized, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: gangsters, crimes, heist, crime gone awry, organized crime, mafia, french, brutality, fbi, corrupt cop, comedy of errors, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, france, europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Flickering Lights (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Four small gangsters from Copenhagen trick a gangster boss: they take over 4,000,000 kroner which they were supposed to bring him. Trying to escape to Barcelona they are forced to stop in the countryside, in an old, wrecked house, hiding there for ...
Style: humorous, surreal, funny, philosophical, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark humor, gangsters, friendship, heist, crimes, justice, going straight, criminal heroes, group of criminals, one last job, partners, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: denmark, europe, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Disorganized Crime (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are dumber than they are! By the time the gang ...
Style: parody, humorous, melancholic, bad ending, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, small town, chase, gang, crime gone awry, crimes, bank robbery, destiny, fight scenes, farce, fantasy world ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, las vegas, montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The brutal former heavyweight boxing champion Cleon "Slammin'" Salmon (Duncan), now owner of a Miami restaurant, institutes a competition to see which waiter can earn the most money in one night: the winner stands to gain $10,000, ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, talky, not serious ...
Plot: farce, cooking and food, mentor, chef, boss and employee, workplace, power relations, restaurant, food, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, obnoxious boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 4K
Tank (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After relocating his family - and his prized restored Sherman tank - to a small Georgia town, Sargeant Major Zack Carey (James Garner) butts heads with the local sheriff. Zack doesn't agree with the ways of the local police, and when the ...
Style: sexy, light, feel good, unusual plot structure, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: tank, prostitute, vengeance, small town, military training, revenge, underdog, chase, runaway, corruption, crime gone awry, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 17K
Canadian Bacon (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Canadian Bacon is the only fictitious film from Director Michael Moore. This comedy is about an American president who decides to go to war to bring the public’s opinion of him up during election time. Canadian Bacon is actor John Candy’s last ...
Style: humorous, political, satirical, light, talky ...
Audience: kids
Plot: satire, political satire, conspiracy, politics, president, cold war, farce, culture clash, political conspiracy, dishonesty, world politics, head of state ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, canada, california, washington d.c., iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 36K
Hit and Run (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
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: humorous, intense, road movie, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, runaway, twists and turns, beautiful scenery, witness protection, gang war, crimes, love and romance, nothing goes right, romance, chase, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, california, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 6K
The Hot Rock (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dortmunder and his pals plan to steal a huge diamond from a museum. But this turns out to be only the first time they have to steal it...
Style: humorous, suspense, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: bank robbery, heist, crimes, crime gone awry, organized crime, police corruption, revenge, museum, jewel thief, dishonesty, buddies, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Things Are Tough All Over (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cheech and Chong are hired to drive a limo from Chicago to Las Vegas by two shady Arabs - Mr. Slyman and Prince Habib. Unbeknownst to them, five million dollars of dirty money has been stuffed throught the car.
Style: humorous, road movie, stylized, surreal, talky ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: lust, weed, drugs, road trip, desert, chase, stoners, nudity (full frontal - brief), arab, limousine, gas station, male nudity ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: chicago illinois, usa, midwest, new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.1
 45K
Big Stan (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rob Schneider writes and stars in this comedy about a nerdy con man whose swindling ways land him a stiff prison sentence. Terrified at the prospect of being raped in prison he enlists the aid of a mysterious kung-fu expert to teach him how to fight.
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, absurd, parody ...
Plot: prison, martial arts, prison life, gang, corruption, mentor, justice, revolution, fight scenes, guru, dishonesty, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 39K
Bulletproof (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An undercover police officer named Rock Keats befriends a drug dealer and car thief named Archie Moses in a bid to catch the villainous drug lord Frank Coltan. But the only problem is that Keats is a cop, his real name is Jack Carter, and he is ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, betrayal, justice, police, adaptation, unlikely friendships, drug lord, gangsters, buddies, criminal heroes, working undercover, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
McHale's Navy (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Retired Lieutenant Commander Quinton McHale spends his days puttering around the Caribbean in the old PT-73 selling homebrew, ice cream, and swimsuit calendars. He's brought out of retirement when his old nemesis turned the second best ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, realistic, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: u.s. navy, military, island, farce, terrorism, law enforcement, save the day, military life, partners, race against time, reluctant partners, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 23K
Funny Farm (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chevy Chase stars as Andy Farmer, a sportswriter who moves with his schoolteacher wife Elizabeth (Madolyn Smith) to the country in order to write a novel in relative seclusion. Of course, seclusion is the last thing the Farmers find in the small, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, parody, light, social ...
Audience: kids, date night
Plot: small town, writers, chase, fish out of water, farce, snake, fish, first contact, fight scenes, fantasy world, revenge, mentor ...
Time: 80s
Place: vermont, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A tough cop's (Sylvester Stallone) seemingly frail mother (Estelle Getty) comes to stay with him and progressively interferes in his life. She buys him an illegal MAC-10 machine pistol and starts poking around in his police cases. Eventually, ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, not serious, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: chase, police investigation, unlikely partners, fighting crime, parents and children, buddy cop, crimes, family relations, police, murder, parent grown child relationship, mother ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new jersey, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 39K
JCVD (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Between his tax problems and his legal battle with his wife for the custody of his daughter, these are hard times for the action movie star who finds that even Steven Seagal has pinched a role from him! Jean-Claude Van Damme returns to the country ...
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: heist, martial arts, hostage, down on your luck, actor, existentialism, police investigation, lifestyle, midlife crisis, showbiz, nothing goes right, career ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, europe, belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 26K
The Man (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
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: intense, funny, absurd, parody, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mistaken identity, arms dealer, car chase, buddy cop, fight scenes, dumb, goofy hero, stereotypes, runaway, foul language, twists and turns, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 110K
Hot Shots! (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully selected squadron of flyers who are either inept or half-blind.
Style: parody, humorous, funny, light, talky ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, teens
Plot: goofy hero, stupidity, heroic mission, air force, airplane, save the day, military base, disorder, love and romance, satire, military, aviation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1971, year 1975, 70s ...
Place: california, iraq, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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D.C. Cab (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tale of a hapless group of cabbies and a rundown cab company owned by Harold. Albert comes to town with a dream of starting his own cab company but needs to motivate Harold's employees to want to make something out of themselves. It is only ...
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, sex comedy, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor, betrayal, happy ending, gangsters, first contact, fight scenes, fantasy world, family, destiny, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
In China They Eat Dogs (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intent fast paced Danish dark comedy film about two separately motivated brothers who with their slightly psychopathic tendencies end up in a touchy situation. One brother gets in serious trouble after a bank robbery and begs the other brother ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, ironic, not serious, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, eccentricity, brutality, violence, sarcasm, unlikely criminals, family relations, fish out of water, robbery, dark humor, gangsters, heist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: denmark, china, asia, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Undercover Brother (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Afro-American organization, the B.R.O.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D., is in permanent fight against a white organization "The Man" defending the values of the black people in North America. When the Afro-American candidate Gen. Warren Boutwell ...
Style: parody, funny, stylized, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: interracial relations, satire, spy, racism, secret agents, heroic mission, hidden identity, fighting the system, double life, escapades, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 7K
Scorched (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: humorous, melancholic, funny, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: heist, bank robber, small town, robbery, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, bank, friends, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, crimes, employee ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Charlie and his troublesome cousin Paulie decide to steal $150000 in order to back a "sure thing" race horse that Paulie has inside information on. The aftermath of the robbery gets them into serious trouble with the local Mafia boss and ...
Style: intense, feel good, humorous, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, heist, crimes, mafia, police corruption, friendship, safecracker, partners, law enforcement, disorder, crime boss, crime gone awry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new jersey, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alan Partridge has had many ups and downs in life. National television broadcaster. Responsible for killing a guest on live TV. Local radio broadcaster. Nervous breakdown in Dundee. A self-published book, 'Bouncing Back', which was ...
Style: humorous, satirical, cynical, funny, talky ...
Plot: radio dj, hostage, satire, self involved, radio, desire for fame, ambition, lifestyle, goofy hero, workplace, social awkwardness, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 49K
Keanu (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Friends hatch a plot to retrieve a stolen cat by posing as drug dealers for a street gang.
Style: funny, buddy comedy, absurd, satirical, parody ...
Plot: kitten, hitman, gangsters, gunfight, car chase, brothers, cat, dumb, fight scenes, gang, african american, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%