Movies and TV shows like The Good Guys

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The Good Guys (2010)
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The Good Guys (2010)
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, a mustachioed, former big-shot detective with the Dallas Police Department, and Colin Hanks as Jack Bailey, a young, ambitious, by-the-book detective who has been assigned as Dan's partner because of his snarky attitude. On December 15, 2010, The Good Guys was cancelled by Fox Television Studios.
Style: humorous, parody, not serious, captivating, light, exciting, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, forensics, police investigation, crimes, partners, odd couple, gunfight, police station, drinking problem, lawyer, ex couple relations, middle aged, ambitious, coworker, boss, veteran, chases and races, mishap, law enforcement, generation gap, machismo, rookie, disorder, workplace, police chief ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles, dallas texas

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Most similar movies to The Good Guys

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, not serious and exciting films and TV series with plots about partners, crimes, law enforcement, disorder, partners against crime, police detective and silly humor mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Good Guys: Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013), Common Law (2012), Lethal Weapon (2016), Sledge Hammer! (1986), Angie Tribeca (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police station, workplace situations, verbal byplay, investigation, teamwork, crimes, policewoman, coworker, boss and employee, police detective, arrest, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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80%
 7.9
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Common Law (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Common Law is an American comedy-drama television series, which ran on USA Network from May 11 to August 10, 2012, and stars Michael Ealy and Warren Kole as two Los Angeles Police Department detectives who can't stand each other and are ordered ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, misfit partners, partners, police detective, law enforcement, coworker, workplace, verbal byplay, bonding, crimes, couples therapy, therapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.9
 37K
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 ⇓
100%
 6.7
 254K
The Other Guys (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: NYPD detectives Christopher Danson (Johnson) and P.K. Highsmith (Jackson) are the baddest and most beloved cops in New York City. They don't get tattoos, other men get tattoos of them. Two desks over and one back, sit detectives Allen Gamble ...
Style: buddy comedy, funny, absurd, parody, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stupidity, misfit partners, police investigation, reluctant partners, partners against crime, farce, crimes, odd couple, goofy hero, fighting crime, disorder, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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
Plot: police detective, partners against crime, police, fighting crime, crimes, goofy hero, satire, partners, reluctant partners, disorder, law enforcement, police corruption ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 2K
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
Plot: fighting crime, partners against crime, law enforcement, cowboy, policewoman, disorder, rivalry, crimes, partners, silly humor, graphic violence, u.s. marshal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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: 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
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Taxi Brooklyn (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Caitlin "Cat" Sullivan is an NYPD detective working in Brooklyn. After her driving privileges are suspended, she relies on Leo Romba, a highly skilled Brooklyn cab driver from France. Leo becomes Cat's driver and a consultant on her ...
Style: not serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: female detective, law enforcement, chase, fighting crime, partners against crime, partners, odd couple, crimes, car chase, murder investigation, friends, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, policewoman, partners, fighting crime, friendship, workplace situations, crimes, rookie, police, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 5K
The Tick (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Tick is an American sitcom based on the character Tick from the comic book of the same name. It aired on Fox in late 2001 and was produced by Columbia TriStar Television. With a pilot airing on November 8, the series ran nine episodes on ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: superhero, goofy hero, rescue, disorder, danger, odd couple, crimes, crime, heroes, partners, partners against crime, accountant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Fastlane (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Fastlane is an American action/crime drama series that was broadcast on Fox from September 18, 2002 to April 25, 2003. On August 14, 2005 G4 began rebroadcasting the complete series. After finishing its initial run on the network, Fastlane stopped ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, realistic, neo noir ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, partners, drug dealing, hidden identity, police investigation, police detective, working undercover, criminal heroes, law enforcement, crime, crimes, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
CollegeHumor Originals (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Funny sketches with crude, adult, and undeniably hilarious comedy.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, feel good ...
Plot: silly humor, disorder, workplace situations, computers and web, boss, workplace, social satire, joke, comedian, stand up comedian, satire, pop culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.7
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Quick Draw (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Quick Draw is a comedy television series created by Nancy Hower and John Lehr for Hulu. Lehr stars and Hower directs this entirely improvised half hour comedy. The show follows Harvard graduate John Henry Hoyle who becomes the sheriff of Great Bend, ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: goofy hero, disorder, law enforcement, old west, fighting crime, crimes, police investigation, small town life, cowboy, partners, incompetent police, social relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 1K
Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Allen Braddock and Marcus Jackson are two attorneys with very different views on the law. After getting fired from his father's prestigious firm for employing questionable tactics, Allen is forced to team up with Marcus, a self-made man always ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: friends, lawyer, partners, buddies, family relations, legal, society, love and romance, odd couple, silly humor, buddy cop
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.4
 17K
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 ⇓
35%
 8.0
 1K
Decker (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The free world is in danger, and only one man can help. Jack Decker has sworn to defend America from foreign terrorists regardless of which spineless president is in charge. This is Decker: The Series.
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 ⇓
34%
 6.9
 6K
Trophy Wife (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The third time's the charm, they say, and reformed party girl Kate is hoping that's true when she becomes the third wife of a slightly older man, Pete. They fell into each others' arms (literally) at a karaoke bar, and flash forward a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, fish out of water, family relations, overbearing parent, youth, mischievous children, couple relations, disorder, family, blonde, blended family, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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 ⇓
34%
Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they can dope the nation by distributing their wares via the ...
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, feel good, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, police, cocaine, buddies, drug dealing, police investigation, law enforcement, gunfight, master criminal, murder, crimes, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 131K
Let's Be Cops (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted “heroes” get tangled in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: impersonating a police officer, buddy cop, investigation, partners against crime, male friendship, friendship between men, police car, mistaken identity, fighting crime, partners, disorder, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
 918
Mystery Girls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Mystery Girls follows two former detective TV show starlets brought back together by a real-life mystery. Charlie Contour is a suburban housewife and mother, while Holly Hamilton longs for her glory days in the 90's when she was on television. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: partners against crime, reluctant partners, friends, partners, disorder, crimes, amateur detective, investigation, private investigator, actress, reunion, private detective
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 5K
Kroll Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kroll Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by and starring comedian Nick Kroll. Kroll, John Levenstein, and Jonathan Krisel serve as the show's executive producers. The series premiered on January 16, 2013, on the ...
Style: parody, humorous, live comedy, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, comedian, live performance, impersonation, pop culture, social satire, absurd humor, joke, lifestyle, basketball, goofy hero, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Tequila and Bonetti (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
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.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: police detective, police, dog, partners against crime, odd couple, fighting crime, crimes, law enforcement, partners, police station, police dog, police protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 62K
Showtime (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: chase, fish out of water, tv show, misfit partners, reluctant partners, partners against crime, crime, crimes, police operation, reality tv, odd couple, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 649
MANswers (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Manswers is a late night comedy series that premiered on Spike on September 19, 2007. The series is produced by reality television production company, SuperDelicious, and airs on Spike. The executive producers are Adam Cohen, Cara Tapper, Joanna ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, entertaining, light
Audience: boys' night
Plot: silly humor, sleazy, sexism, disorder, satire, sexist, absurd humor, drugs, alcohol, manhood, machismo, politically correct ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 8K
Battle Creek (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: In this mismatched buddy cop dramedy, an amazingly handsome, happy-go-lucky FBI agent is paired with a local, hard scrabble Michigan homicide detective. As they solve crimes together, their polar opposite methods only slightly outweigh their disdain ...
Style: cynical, witty, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, partners against crime, police investigation, law enforcement, fighting crime, police station, crimes, murder investigation, police partner, narcissist, female boss, fbi agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.5
 41K
Taxi (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mouthy and feisty taxicab driver has hot tips for a green and inept cop set on solving a string of New York City bank robberies committed by a quartet of female Brazilian bank robbers.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, bank robbery, crimes, law enforcement, partners against crime, working undercover, heist, buddies, partners, goofy hero, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.2
 371
Demo Reel (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Antics from a film crew as they attempt to remake movies, claiming that they can make them better.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, realistic
Plot: artists and showbiz, media, silly humor, filmmaking, stupidity, film within a film, backstage, immaturity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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 ⇓
32%