Movies and TV shows like Claws

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Claws (2017)
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Claws (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Follow the life and crimes of five diverse and treacherous manicurists working at the Nail Artisan of Manatee County salon, where there is a lot more going on than silk wraps and pedicures.
Style: humorous, tense, brutal, dark humor, idiotic
Plot: danger, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, survival, drug lord, gang, female protagonist, siblings relations, workplace, money, weapons

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Most similar movies to Claws

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, dishonesty, danger, crime, friendship, family relations and workplace situations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Claws: Barry (2018), The Good Cop (2018), Mad Dogs (2015), Better Call Saul (2015), Reno 911! (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Barry (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A hit man from the Midwest moves to Los Angeles and gets caught up in the city's theatre arts scene.
Style: tense, captivating, dark humor, suspense, ironic
Plot: hitman, police investigation, mentor, danger, shooting, murder, friends, adaptation, ambition, betrayal, crimes, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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100%
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The Good Cop (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Honest cop Tony Jr. gets advice from his unscrupulous father, retired NYPD officer Tony Sr., about everything from his job to his love life.
Style: feel good, twists and turns, dark humor, talky, humorous
Plot: father son relationship, crimes, dishonesty, police officer, mentor, corruption, life philosophy, odd couple
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69%
 7.5
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Mad Dogs (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When a group of underachieving 40-something friends gather in Belize to celebrate the early retirement of an old friend, a series of wild, comedic events unfold, exposing dark secrets and a web of lies, deception and murder.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful, dark humor ...
Plot: murder, buddies, reunion, friendship, friends, crime, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, male friendship, interracial sex, american abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, central america
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60%
Better Call Saul (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Six years before Saul Goodman meets Walter White. We meet him when the man who will become Saul Goodman is known as Jimmy McGill, a small-time lawyer searching for his destiny, and, more immediately, hustling to make ends meet. Working alongside, ...
Style: dark humor, captivating, realistic, witty, stylized ...
Plot: dishonesty, lawyer, workplace situations, hotshot lawyer, family relations, moral dilemma, legal, crimes, brother brother relationship, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, lawyer client relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: new mexico, usa, albuquerque new mexico
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49%
Movie in collections
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Reno 911! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Reno 911! is an American comedy television series on Comedy Central that ran from 2003 to 2009. It is a mockumentary-style parody of law enforcement documentary shows, specifically COPS, with comic actors playing the police officers. Most of the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, police station, police officer, law enforcement, disorder, squad, workplace, policewoman, police brutality, escapades, crimes, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada, usa
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42%
 8.0
 3K
No Offence (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Keeping these streets clean is a Herculean task, enough to demoralize even the keenest rookie – but there’s a reason why this hotchpotch of committed cops are on this force, on this side of town. Drug labs, arsonists, neo-Nazis and notorious ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: police station, law enforcement, police, workplace situations, crimes, fighting crime, workplace, police investigation, serial killer, policewoman, murder investigation, british police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, northern england, manchester, manchester england
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36%
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Rake (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Keegan Deane's staggering lack of discretion and inability to self-censor land him the law cases that nobody else will touch. He always tries to do the right thing, but at the same time struggles to save himself from the many self-destructive ...
Style: realistic, cynical, humorous, semi serious
Plot: legal, courtroom, family relations, intrigue, hotshot lawyer, crimes, lawyers and clients, courtroom drama, lawyer, power relations, rivalry, district attorney ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Scoundrels (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A family of small-time criminals try to go straight after the father is sent to prison.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: small time, family relations, single parent, code, business venture, going straight, family life, dishonesty, petty criminal, crimes, parents and children, pretense ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
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Lucky (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lucky is an American dark comedy television series which ran for one season on FX Networks in 2003. The show starred John Corbett as Michael "Lucky" Linkletter, a professional poker player and gambling addict. The series was created by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: cons and scams, crimes, rivalry, buddies, dishonesty, partners, cards, best friends, gambling, ambition, mind game, addiction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas
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33%
 8.0
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The Unusuals (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: police detective, crimes, honest law enforcer, partners against crime, crime, workplace situations, sanity, corrupt law enforcer, uncover truth, coworker, police corruption, police station ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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32%
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Shameless (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Chicagoan Frank Gallagher is the proud single dad of six smart, industrious, independent kids, who without him would be... perhaps better off. When Frank's not at the bar spending what little money they have, he's passed out on the floor. ...
Style: humorous, biting, offbeat, emotional, dark humor ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, gay teenager, family problems, juvenile delinquency, siblings relations, life is a bitch, teenage life, teenage sex, family relations, drinking problem, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Little New York (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sully (Ethan Hawke) is desperate to give his unborn son the chance he never had. Jasper (Seymour Cassel) wants to escape the mobsters that have infiltrated his life and business. Parmie Tarzo (Vincent D'Onofrio), a local mob boss, dreams of ...
Style: rough, offbeat, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, low lives, gangsters, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, danger, shot in the chest, murder, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
L.A.'s Finest (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Syd Burnett has left her complicated past behind to become an LAPD detective. Paired with a new partner, Nancy McKenna, a working mom with an equally complex past, Syd is pushed to examine whether her unapologetic lifestyle might be masking a ...
Style: humorous, suspense, entertaining, feel good, light
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, police, working undercover, fighting crime, friendship, danger, adventure, dishonesty, murder, society, crimes ...
Place: los angeles
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29%
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El Chapo (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A look at the life of notorious drug kingpin, El Chapo, from his early days in the 1980s working for the Guadalajara Cartel, to his rise to power of during the '90s and his ultimate downfall in 2016.
Style: realistic, based on true events, factual, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: drug lord, cartel, drug dealing, fight for supremacy, business, drug, danger
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Wentworth Prison (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Bea Smith is locked up while awaiting trial for the attempted murder of her husband and must learn how life works in prison. A modern adaptation and sequel of the iconic Prisoner series.
Style: rough, serious, tense, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prison, prison life, lesbian, sadism, life is a bitch, crime, protest, women in prison, survival, power struggle, warden, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Stopping Power (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Russia
Story: St. Petersburg, Russia, today. Special agents Plakhov, Rogov, Dukalis, Solovets, and Larin are installing the skids for businessman Arkadi Bogolepov. They suspect that Bogolepov is involved in a murder and some other unresolved crimes. ...
Style: tense, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, exciting
Plot: politics, crimes, police investigation, corruption, politician, friendship, society, danger, injustice, workplace situations, murder, police station ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
King Of Duval County (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: The Black Family a once powerful respected family has lost power in the city of Jacksonville.11 years has past and now the city is controlled by 4 family's.Young Antonio must return to the city and reclaim the Black family's respect and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, enigmatic, bleak, disturbing
Plot: rivalry, crimes, vengeance, danger, murder, revenge, dishonesty, organized crime, betrayal, violence, death, friendship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.2
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Animal Kingdom (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series centers on 17-year-old Joshua "J" Cody, who moves in with his freewheeling relatives in their Southern California beach town after his mother dies of a heroin overdose. Headed by boot-tough matriarch Janine "Smurf" ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, heist, crimes, crime family, escapades, danger, drugs/alcohol, friendship, gay brother, family conflict, outlaw, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern california, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 10K
Jane by Design (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Jane by Design is an American comedy-drama television series on ABC Family. The series followed the life of Jane Quimby, a teenager who had to be mistaken for an adult to finally get her fashion dream job and work with a world-famous designer, Gray ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: fashion, double life, teenage life, youth, disorder, designer, popularity, lifestyle, teenage girl, workplace, female protagonist, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Bill Collector (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Uncle Frankie (Danny Trejo) is not the kind of guy you want to meet in a dark alley. Especially when you owe him money and have been giving him the slip for a few years. Such is the fate of Lorenzo Adams (Gary Moore), a top bill collector at Lump ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, twists and turns
Plot: race against time, workplace, dishonesty, disorder, crimes, workplace situations, cons and scams, chases and races, friends, card game, embezzlement, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.8
 12K
The Brink (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three top U.S. government and military officials scramble to prevent World War 3 from happening amidst the chaos of a geopolitical crisis.
Style: realistic, humorous, dark humor, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political intrigue, workplace intrigue, state affairs, chaos, society, workplace situations, fighter pilot, escapades, partners, multiple storylines, danger, u.s. navy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 24K
Sneaky Pete (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A con man on the run from a vicious gangster takes cover from his past by assuming the identity of his prison cellmate, Pete, “reuniting” with Pete’s estranged family, a colorful, dysfunctional group that threatens to drag him into a world ...
Style: melancholic, captivating, ironic, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: gambling, escapades, family relations, dishonesty, greed, adaptation, friendship, family problems, investigation, thief, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.0
 96K
Weeds (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Weeds is an American dark comedy-drama series created by Jenji Kohan. The central character is Nancy Botwin, a widowed mother of two boys who begins selling cannabis to support her family after her husband dies suddenly of a heart attack. Over the ...
Style: humorous, witty, dark humor, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, dysfunctional family, marijuana, stoners, family life, drug dealer, single mother, eccentric family, drugs/alcohol, single parent, friendship, smuggling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 8.4
 24K
Rescue Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rescue Me revolves around the lives of the men in a New York City firehouse, the crew of 62 Truck. Examining the fraternal nature and relationships of firefighters, the series tackles the daily drama of the life-and-death situations associated with ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: rescue, firefighter, danger, fire department, torment, desperation, frustration, workplace, loss, heroes, heroic, worn out ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 192
Little Cigars (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gangster's former mistress hooks up with a troupe of circus midgets who, as a sideline, rob banks and casinos.
Style: realistic, offbeat, rough, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: on the run, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, love affair, rivalry, heist, disorder, gangsters, physical appearance, showbiz, gang, hollywood ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 9K
Backstrom (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Detective Lieutenant Everett Backstrom is a man with no filter. After a five-year exile to the traffic division for offensive behavior, he has returned from disgrace to lead Portland's newly minted S.C.U. Tasked with navigating the city's ...
Style: cynical, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, police investigation, workplace, drugs/alcohol, crimes, workplace situations, crime, police detective, police procedural, french accent, gay friend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Secrets and Lies (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Detective Andrea Cornell is a tough, thorough Homicide Detective who leaves no stone unturned. Her unwavering dedication to her job makes her the most formidable opponent - or a highly valuable ally.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, police investigation, child killer, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, who done it, mystery, life turned upside down, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
You're Under Arrest: The Drama (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: You're Under Arrest: The Drama was a live-action adaptation of Kōsuke Fujishima's manga You're Under Arrest!.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Plot: fighting crime, deadly, danger, race against time, rivalry, terrorism, police investigation, crime, chases and races, partners against crime, crimes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.6
 5K
Mad Dogs (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mad Dogs is a British black comedy and psychological thriller television series created by Cris Cole that began airing on Sky1 on 10 February 2011. It is produced by Left Bank Pictures, and co-produced by Palma Pictures. The series stars John Simm, ...
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, nothing goes right, friends, right and wrong, greed, weekend, unlikely criminals, crimes, drugs/alcohol, millionaire, reunion, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Shades of Blue (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sexy New York detective and single mother Harlee Santos fell in with a tight-knit group of dirty cops, taking bribes and protection money that she uses to provide the best life for her honest, talented daughter. But when she's trapped by the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: working undercover, fbi, police corruption, police detective, law enforcement, police investigation, dirty cop, crimes, undercover, moral dilemma, dishonesty, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%