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On the Other Side of the Tracks (2012)
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On the Other Side of the Tracks (2012)
Original name: De l'autre côté du périph
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two mismatched cops team up to investigate the murder of a business mogul's wife.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, biting, suspense
Plot: fish out of water, police investigation, odd couple, partners, social differences, crimes, crime, murder, society, law enforcement, disorder, culture clash, misfit partners, partners against crime, reluctant partners, deadly, corrupt law enforcer, urban ghetto, female nudity, orgy, male nudity, bare breasts
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, partners, law enforcement, disorder, partners against crime, crime and police investigation mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like On the Other Side of the Tracks: Protect and Serve (2010), Halal State Security (2011), Payoff (2003), My New Partner III (2003), Bullit & Ripper (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Protect and Serve (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of bumbling French cops team up to take on the underworld.
Style: feel good, realistic, not serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: odd couple, fish out of water, partners, misfit, police investigation, law enforcement, partners against crime, fighting crime, heroic mission, crimes, disorder, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Halal State Security (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Someone is killing Parisians of Arab ethnicity. When an Algerian diplomat is murdered by the same assailant, two Algerian detectives are sent to help the French with the investigation and they have their own ways of doing things.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, track down, murder, buddies, serial killer, crimes, odd couple, society, disorder, racism, fish out of water, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, algeria, europe
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Payoff (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two very different cops are forced to work together...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, buddy cop, buddies, police investigation, partners against crime, police corruption, gangsters, danger, reluctant partners, crimes, law enforcement, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
My New Partner III (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Voilà dix ans que les chemins de René et de François se sont séparés. De l'époque glorieuse où, flics, ils écumaient le quartier Montmartre, il ne leur reste qu'une poignée de souvenirs, l'argent de leurs ripouseries ...
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: police corruption, mistaken identity, police detective, odd couple, dishonesty, crimes, partners, law enforcement, disorder, buddies, reunion, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Bullit & Ripper (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: French filmmaker Eric Lartigau directs the anarchic buddy comedy Bullit and Riper, originally released as Mais qui a tue Pamela Rose? French comedic television stars Kad Merad and Olivier Barroux are both the protagonists and the screenwriters. As a ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: investigation, deadly, save the day, partners, odd couple, reluctant partners, assassination attempt, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement, reunion, buddies ...
Place: france
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Badges of Fury (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a spate of eerie murders erupts across HK two troub/emaking cops are assigned to the case. Young maverick Wang and grizzled vet Huang who is fed up with his reckless younger partner always landing them in hot water. Reaching a dead end after ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, rough, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, partners against crime, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, danger, disorder, deadly, martial arts, investigation, renegade ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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Mohamed Dubois (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Arnaud Dubois may be the heir to a bank, but he prefers to call himself Mohamed. Having fallen out with his father, he turns his back on the family residence. On his travels, he meets Mustafa, who introduces him to his sister Sabrina. Having fallen ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: hidden identity, social differences, fish out of water, interracial relations, disorder, society, love and romance, dishonesty, fall in love, fake identity, girlfriend, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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My New Partner (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: My New Partner is a 1984 French comedy film directed by Claude Zidi, starring Philippe Noiret and Thierry Lhermitte. Noiret plays a streetwise Paris policeman who takes kickbacks from the minor criminals on his beat to allow them to continue. At the ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, exciting, cynical, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police, corruption, police investigation, disorder, law enforcement, buddies, misfit partners, odd couple, crimes, partners, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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
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Camouflage (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marty Mackenzie is an unsuccessful stage actor who takes an interest in private investigating. He takes a job working with Jack Potter, a crusty private eye. They both take a case in Beaver Ridge, a seedy small town where a murder is being planned ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, who done it, private detective, partners, law enforcement, crimes, disorder, deadly, dishonesty, silly humor, attempted murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Chatur Singh Two Star (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Bumbling cop Chatur Singh is sent on a special mission to South Africa to solve a high profile case involving the murder of a politician and a cache of diamonds. But before he can redeem his botched up career he must deal with a bunch of loonies ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, suspenseful ...
Plot: track down, police investigation, adventure, crimes, partners, escapades, frame up, goofy hero, law enforcement, silly humor, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Martial Law (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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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
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A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money. During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Duration: 43 min.
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, offbeat
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Downtown (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Officer Alex Kearney patrols an upscale neighborhood in Philadelphia, where he pulls over a well-connected white collar executive who promises to get even with the policeman. Soon, Kearney learns that he is off the cushy suburban beat and must now ...
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Bad Ass 2: Bad Asses (2014)
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Loose Cannons (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
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Duration: 94 min.
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My New Partner II (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 117 min.
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
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Taxi 3 (2003)
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Duration: 84 min.
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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
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43%
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The Trixxer (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Auf dem Weg von Bitterfeld nach London verirrt sich ein sächsisches Pärchen im Wald. Ein hinterhältiges Subjekt hat den Wegweiser verdreht! So werden die beiden Zeuge, wie "der Mönch mit der Peitsche" vorsätzlich über den Haufen ...
Style: witty, not serious, exciting, humorous, parody
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Tip Top (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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K-9: P.I. (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dooley and his K-9 partner Jerry Lee are ready to retire from the police force. But before he can retire with his pension he must work as a P.I. to find a set of high tech computer chips.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, feel good, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bad Asses on the Bayou (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The third installment in the successful Bad Ass action-comedy franchise. Bad Asses on the Bayou reunites the dynamic duo, Frank Vega (Danny Trejo) and Bernie Pope (Danny Glover), as they travel to Louisiana to attend the wedding of their dear friend ...
Style: exciting, rough, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two friends who own an investment firm turn to a policeman friend for help when they are framed for robbery by a gang of antiquities smugglers.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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