Movies like Asphaltgorillas

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Asphaltgorillas (2018)
 5.6
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Asphaltgorillas (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young man in Berlin is fed up with being the stooge of his criminal boss. New film by Detlev Buck based on a short story by Ferdinand von Schirach.
Style: grotesque
Plot: drug dealer, stolen car, stealing a car, stolen painting, laxative, heavy rain, running from the police, running from police, dog feces, russian abroad, german abroad, doberman, counterfeit money, lamborghini
Place: berlin germany, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, exciting and semi serious films with plots about drug dealer, crimes, police, crime, murder, police officer and chase mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Asphaltgorillas: Tiger Girl (2017), Jailbirds (1996), Mr. Long (2017), Rising High (2020), Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 869
Tiger Girl (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having failed to get into the police force, Margarete takes up training as a security guard. One night she runs into a sexually agressive ex-colleague who insists on hailing a taxi to take her home to his place. Enter Tiger: short brown hair, a ...
Plot: anarchy, security guard, female martial artist, uniform, change, conformity, help, passive aggressive behavior, self defense, woman wearing a gas mask, pursuit, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 2K
Jailbirds (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ein Förderprogramm bringt die beiden Kanckis Gerd und Steinbock in die Obhut von Frauen. Dort sollen sie beweisen, dass sie in der Lage sind sich in die Gesellschaft zu integrieren. Nun bringt Gerd dummerweise einen Barbesitzer um. Damit hat der ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: prison, partners, odd couple, crimes, crime, going straight, heist, disorder, criminal heroes, romance, confined, fugitives ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.1
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Mr. Long (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Long is a Taiwanese killer known for his sword skills. After Long fails a Tokyo mission, he moves to a small town where no one knows about him.
Plot: hitman, stabbed in the throat, death of father, stabbed in the chest, shot in the head, little boy, surrogate father, suicide by hanging, stabbed in the neck, assassin, shot in the chest, prostitute mother ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.8
 5K
Rising High (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charting the rise and fall of three corrupt real estate agents who accumulate absurd wealth in no time but fall into a vortex of fraud, greed and drugs.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, humorous
Plot: adultery, cheating wife, money, oral sex, unfaithful wife, cheating, rise and fall, swindle, lifestyle change, false identity, dysfunctional family, friendship ...
Place: berlin germany, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two young men, Martin and Rudi, both suffering from terminal cancer, get to know each other in a hospital room. They drown their desperation in tequila and decide to take one last trip to the sea. Drunk and still in pajamas they steal the first ...
Style: road movie, exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, friends, escapades, life philosophy, last wish, on the run, odd couple, partners, gangsters, life is a bitch, theft ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 566
Hardcover (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: drug dealer, research, pizza, car dealer, police, dog, single, car salesman, gangsters, gangster, mobile phone, cell phone
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 29K
Gringo (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia, USA, Mexico
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An American businessman with a stake in a pharmaceutical company that's about to go public finds his life is thrown into turmoil by an incident in Mexico.
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, funny, absurd
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, drug cartel, police officer, drug dealer, interracial friendship, fake kidnapping, husband wife relationship, american abroad, car chase, police officer killed, dark humor, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Drug King (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Busan, South Korea, 1970s. Lee Doo-sam is a small-time smuggler. After helping a drug gang to smuggle meth, he falls into the dark crime world. Quick-witted and full of ambition, he eventually takes over the drug underworld and starts to lead a ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, psychological
Plot: drug dealer, drug lord, political corruption, drug abuse, yakuza, police corruption, drug traffic, drugs, political intrigue, danger, drug crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: south korea, busan, osaka japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.3
 1K
Dead Heat (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Boston cop Pally is forced into early retirement, putting a strain on his marriage. Pally's stepbrother, Ray, attempts to lift his spirits by tipping him off to a sure-bet racehorse. But their attempts to secure the champion equine are thwarted ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mob boss, ambition, starting over, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, rivalry, betrayal, gangsters, family problems, gambling, jockey, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 169K
American Made (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Japan, Colombia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.
Style: factual, humorous, exciting, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: money laundering, drug cartel, drug trafficking, pilot, cia, bare ass, true crime, cocaine, cia agent, illegal drugs, arms smuggling, united states of america ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1978, year 1983 ...
Place: usa, colombia, latin america, panama, louisiana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 202
Catch the Heat (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gorgeous Checkers Goldberg, a police detective, goes undercover as a stripper in order to stop a ruthless kingpin who has been using unsuspecting starlets in order to smuggle drugs into the United States. With her hot looks, street smarts and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, undercover, undercover cop, law enforcement, crime, crimes, deadly, chases and races, working undercover, switching roles, cons and scams, police detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, san francisco, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 209K
Pain & Gain (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Daniel Lugo, manager of the Sun Gym in 1990s Miami, decides that there is only one way to achieve his version of the American dream: extortion. To achieve his goal, he recruits musclemen Paul and Adrian as accomplices. After several failed attempts, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, disturbing, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american dream, athlete's life, friends, crime, crimes, group of criminals, ambition, partners, buddies, stupidity, dark humor, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, 1990s, year 1995 ...
Place: miami, florida, usa, bahamas, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Doberman Gang (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a failed bank robbery, an ex-con, an ex-waitress and a few of their friends train a pack of doberman dogs to rob a bank for them.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, rough, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: doberman, bank, heist, bank robbery, dog, unlikely criminals, gang, crime, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 2K
Wild Mouse (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Kings should be treated courteously! At least, that's what famous music critic Georg (Josef Hader) thinks. But he finds himself counting pennies when his chief editor (Jörg Hartmann) suddenly fires him from the Viennese newspaper for which he ...
Plot: unemployed, unlikely friendships, revenge, heavy rain, roller coaster, shooting range, german abroad, layoff, gay relationship, therapist, vandalizing a car, surveillance camera ...
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 9K
Going Places (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two whimsical, aimless thugs harass and assault women, steal, murder, and alternately charm, fight, or sprint their way out of trouble. They take whatever the bourgeois characters value: whether it's cars, peace of mind, or daughters. ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: breast feeding, strong sexual content, on the road, menage a trois, bisexuality, release from prison, explicit sex, nothing goes right, partners, fugitives, friends, dark humor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, tokyo, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.4
 11K
Pink Cadillac (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Clint Eastwood plays a bounty hunter who helps out the wife of a bail-jumper after her child is kidnapped by neo-Nazi types.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, bail bondsman, on the road, kidnapping, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, track down, counterfeit money, gang, gunfight, cadillac ...
Time: 80s
Place: sacramento california, usa, las vegas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.0
 62
Narx (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story. An undercover cop puts his life on the line to fight corruption in his department, while trying to take down the biggest Drug Kingpin of New York City. No one can be trusted as the body count rises.
Plot: police, undercover cop, corruption, drug dealer, murder
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
 3K
Tough Enough (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: From the youth directed novel of the same name by Greogor Tressnow comes a film by Detlev Buck that is a realistic portrait of life in the section of Berlin called Neukölln. It’s about power and weakness, delinquents and victims, and the ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, rough ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, youth gang, street gang, gang, crimes, coming of age, parents and children, urban ghetto life, high school life, urban ghetto, friendship, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 7.1
 105K
Filth (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, Sweden, Belgium, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bigoted junkie cop suffering from bipolar disorder and drug addiction manipulates and hallucinates his way through the festive season in a bid to secure promotion and win back his wife and daughter.
Style: surreal, cynical, sexual, semi serious, bleak ...
Plot: addiction, dark humor, cocaine, antisocial behavior, drug abuse, insanity, losing-it hero, self destructing, murder, anti heroes, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, hamburg germany, edinburgh scotland, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: light, captivating, tense, humorous
Plot: crime investigation, police officer killed, small town life, internal affairs, crime solving, police, friendship, false accusation, obnoxious boss, justice, crimes, murder suspect ...
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Batas Ng Lansangan (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Army Major RUBEN MEDRANO was once a part of an elite anti-kidnapping task force. An unfortunate incident during an operation got him suspended and sent back to Manila. There he tries to renew ties with his daughter MARISSA who has been living with ...
Plot: military officer, gangsters, drug dealer, gangster, assassin, father daughter relationship, revenge, murder
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 2K
I Went Down (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fresh out of prison, Git rescues a former best friend (now living with Git's girlfriend) from a beating at the hands of loan sharks. He's now in trouble with the mob boss, Tom French, who sends Git to Cork with another debtor, Bunny Kelly, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, witty, humorous ...
Plot: hostage, gangsters, friendship, on the road, infidelity, extramarital affair, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, partners, graphic violence, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 142K
Logan Lucky (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: prison escape, racecar driver, heist, prison, father daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, money problems, brother brother relationship, prison warden, prison riot, bag of money, loss of job ...
Time: 2010s
Place: north carolina, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
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Duration: 125 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible true story of Lucky Singh, an extremely charismatic and fearless confident man and thief who socialized with the rich, famous and influential of Delhi society and then proceeded to rob them blind. He was the bête noire of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting, sentimental
Plot: thief, betrayal, rise to the top, rise and fall, lifestyle, master criminal, double life, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, deception, notoriety ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hackney's Finest (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small-time drug-dealer gets into big trouble when a corrupt East London cop tries to steal a consignment meant for Welsh-Jamaican Yardies.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting
Plot: corruption, murder, death, drug dealing, drug dealer, friendship, drugs, fight, corrupt cop, violence, police corruption, gun ...
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26%
 5.7
 552
Dogwashers (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Colombia, Argentina
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When a narco past his prime refuses to pay a debt to an upstart, only a secret stash of money can save his men. But guess what the gardener just found?
Style: satirical, entertaining, humorous, captivating
Plot: drug dealer, drug lord, drug dealing, gang, satire, bandit, crime boss, gang leader, criminal, criminal gang, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Beijo na Boca (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Middle-class girl gets involved with a jealous drug dealer, who wants to kill all of her previous boyfriends.
Plot: jealousy, drug dealer, male nudity, tan line, female nudity, pubic hair, shower, male objectification, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.2
 540
Certain Fury (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During a shooting in court young prostitute Scarlet manages to flee. In a state of confusion, the black Tracy, who was arrested for a minor delict, follows her. When she decides to leave Scarlett, an accident makes it impossible. So they're ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: chase, on the run, mistaken identity, running from police, gunfight, shoot out, courthouse, police officer killed, reluctant partners, nothing goes right, danger, pursuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Like a Dragon (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Former Yakuza underling Kiryu Kazuma, who has recently been released from prison after a lengthy incarceration, and is trying to piece his life together and distance himself from his Yakuza past. Unfortunately Kiryu's problems slowly escalate ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, realistic ...
Plot: yakuza, crimes, gang, vengeance, gangsters, danger, rivalry, bank, track down, hitman, heist, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Alone in the Neon Jungle (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A by the book female police officer is assigned to the most corrupt precinct in Pittsburgh and told to get it cleaned up.
Plot: corrupt cop, dirty cop, female police officer, drug dealer, explosion, policewoman, police station, dead cop, female protagonist, police officer, police captain, burglary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%