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Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television (2017)
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Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In this series, the LAPD thinks it's a good idea to form a task force partnering actors with homicide detectives. A super meta half hour comedy, the show within a show within a show is as much about Hollywood as it is an action-comedy procedural. Starring Ryan Hansen and Samira Wiley as his strait-laced partner Detective Jessica Mathers, the series features a who's who of stars playing bizarro versions of themselves including Joel McHale, Donald Faison, Eric Christian Olsen, Jon Cryer and Kristen Bell.
Style: parody, humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic
Plot: satire, buddy cop, police investigation, pop culture, police officer, police captain, lapd, film industry, policewoman, murder investigation, actor, female police officer, hollywood, smartphone, youtube, black cop, police interrogation, selfie, actor playing himself, celebrity guest, television studio, blog, celebrity guests

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, captivating and parody films and TV series with plots about police investigation, crimes, police detective, police, law enforcement, policewoman and partners mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television: Angie Tribeca (2016), Year of the Rabbit (2019), The Mysteries of Laura (2014), Reno 911! (2003), Lethal Weapon (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Angie Tribeca (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lone-wolf detective Angie Tribeca and a squad of committed LAPD detectives investigate the most serious cases, from the murder of a ventriloquist to a rash of baker suicides.
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom ...
Plot: police dog, lapd, homicide detective, workplace situations, misfit partners, crimes, police partner, colleague colleague relationship, coworker relationship, german shepherd, police investigation, police station ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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95%
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, police investigation, absurdism, father daughter relationship, murder, stepfather, adopted daughter, police partner, rival ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Mysteries of Laura (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Laura Diamond, a brilliant NYPD homicide detective balances her “Columbo” day job with a crazy family life that includes two unruly twin boys and a soon-to-be ex-husband — also a cop — who just can't seem to sign the divorce papers. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: female detective, homicide detective, police investigation, mischievous children, police station, ex husband, partners, family relations, crimes, single parent, parents and children, disorder ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Reno 911! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: parody, not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police officer, policewoman, improv, police station, incompetent police, escapades, disorder, squad, workplace, law enforcement, crimes, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 7.9
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Lethal Weapon (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, police partner, buddy cop, police investigation, lapd, friendship, adventure, chase, murder, crimes, police, family relations ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Major Crimes (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Major Crimes explores how the American justice system approaches the art of the deals as law enforcement officers and prosecutors work together to score a conviction. Los Angeles Police Captain Sharon Raydor heads up a special squad within the LAPD ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, twists and turns, tense
Plot: police detective, policewoman, homicide detective, female detective, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, coworker, female protagonist, fighting crime, investigator, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 4K
Rush Hour (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Detective Carter, a radical LAPD detective, and Detective Lee, a by-the-book detective from Hong Kong, as they are forced into forming an unlikely partnership
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, light, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, police detective, police investigation, partners, twists & turns, fistfight, hand to hand combat, car chase, friendship, gang, revenge, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.0
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No Offence (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: police station, fighting crime, policewoman, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes, workplace, workplace situations, police, murder investigation, serial killer, british police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, northern england, manchester, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 7.0
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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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police detective, partners, police, interracial friendship, law enforcement, crimes, tough law enforcer, police investigation, fish out of water, partners against crime, society ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Barely Famous (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Introducing "Barely Famous": a docu-style comedy series. This show explores the hypocrisy of reality TV by centering around two sisters who say they would never do a reality show, but are being filmed by a camera crew. Over the course of ...
Style: captivating, humorous, realistic, semi serious, parody ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chocolate News (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Chocolate News is a satirical news show hosted and head written by David Alan Grier with an emphasis on African American culture. The show aired on Wednesday nights at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central as a lead-in to their other news satire programs, The ...
Style: parody, not serious, cynical, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: satire, society, comedian, social satire, pop culture, journalist, fake news report, absurd humor, media satire, hip hop culture, media, tv show ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Vexed (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy drama following a mismatched pair of police officers who disagree on everything with their partner, from policing to their personal life.
Style: captivating, humorous, atmospheric, tense, exciting ...
Plot: police detective, murder, partners against crime, police investigation, crimes, who done it, dark humor, law enforcement, coworker relationship, ransom, partners, buddy cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sledge Hammer! (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sledge Hammer! is an American satirical police sitcom produced by New World Television that ran for two seasons on ABC from 1986 to 1988. The series was created by Alan Spencer and stars David Rasche as Inspector Sledge Hammer, a preposterous ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Dog (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Touch of Cloth (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.4
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Eagleheart (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Eagleheart is an action-comedy television series that premiered on February 3, 2011, on Adult Swim. Eagleheart is produced by Conan O'Brien's production company, Conaco, and stars Chris Elliott as Chris Monsanto. Eagleheart has been ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Good Guys is an American action-comedy series about an old-school cop and a modern-day detective that premiered with a preview episode on Fox on May 19, 2010, and began airing regularly on June 7. The series stars Bradley Whitford as Dan Stark, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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Style: witty, feel good, captivating, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
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Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating, cult film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tequila and Bonetti is an American comedy-drama series starring Jack Scalia. The series originally aired on CBS from January 17, 1992 to April 17, 1992. It was later adapted into another series for Italian television.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
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Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, parody, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: terrorism, heroes, save the day, special agents, goofy hero, silly humor, law enforcement, danger, disorder, secret agents, war on terror, u.s. president ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Dead Over Heels: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
TV show
Story: Librarian and real crime buff Aurora “Roe” Teagarden never liked Detective Sergeant Jack Burns, but she also never wanted to see him dead. When his body is found outside of Aurora’s home, she then becomes the main suspect. Determined to find ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
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Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Real Husbands of Hollywood (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Comedian and actor, Kevin Hart teams up with BET Networks to bring viewers one of the funniest shows on television "Real Husbands of Hollywood". The semi-scripted series is the fakest reality show ever following these men of Hollywood ...
Style: parody, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: hollywood, actor, actor's life, comedian, celebrity culture, showbiz, backstage, lifestyle, buddies, african american, marriage, guest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
TV show
Story: Morgane is 38 years old. She raises her 3 children alone. She manages (or not) her 2 exes and her various credits. Her 160 IQ scores spoil her life a bit until the day when Morgane sees her destiny as a cleaning lady turned upside down. Her ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5K
K-911 (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dooley and his dog Jerry Lee still are active as a police team with the LAPD. However, years starting and counting Captain Roger Byers thinks they urgently need to do something with their condition. He even forces them to work with a second team: ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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 ⇓
29%