Movies like Gangsterboys

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Gangsterboys (2010)
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Gangsterboys (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Mahmut, the son of a poor Turkish greengrocer in the Netherlands, dreams of escaping his retail fate by becoming a rapper. But things change radically when he and his best friend Apo find out that a dangerous Turkish gang is extorting money from their fathers. With the help of the police they go undercover within that gang - but can these two aspiring rappers succeed?
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, realistic
Plot: gangsters, immigrants, undercover, crimes, gang, working undercover, fighting crime, buddies, hip hop, society, musician's life, rapper, friends, partners, crime, silly humor, rap, father son relationship, extortion, gangster, bound and gagged, tied to a chair
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and light films with plots about crimes, disorder, buddies, friends, crime, silly humor and gangsters mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Gangsterboys: All for One (2011), Frits and Franky (2013), Halal State Security (2011), Malibu's Most Wanted (2003), Off Course (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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All for One (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four rogues, who were best friends as kids, have one big problem: they're sitting on both sides of the law. Martin is a policeman, while Nikolai, Ralf, and Timo can't distinguish between personal possessions and the possessions of others! ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: heist, friendship, crimes, partners, buddies, disorder, cons and scams, nothing goes right, undercover, unfulfillment, police officer, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Frits and Franky (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Frits & Franky find a lot of money in a car that crashes into the water. They don't know what to do with it.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: gangsters, chases and races, family relations, unlikely criminals, disorder, crimes, nothing goes right, silly humor, crime
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghetto, street gang, fish out of water, disorder, family relations, partners, crime, crimes, gang, gangsters, hip hop, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, malibu california, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Trailer Park Boys: Don't Legalize It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Trailer Park Boys: Don't Legalize It is the third film in the Trailer Park Boys franchise, and a sequel to Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day (2009). In the film, Ricky (Robb Wells), Julian (John Paul Tremblay) and Bubbles (Mike Smith) ...
Style: humorous, captivating, tense, light, realistic ...
Plot: stoners, drug dealing, crimes, legislation, friends, society, buddies, disorder, road trip, white trash, misfit, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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68%
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Off Course (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two young Spanish men, with a university education, are tired of unemployment and decide to move to Germany. But soon they will find out that finding a better living is not as easy as they expected.
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, feel good, light ...
Plot: unemployment, immigrants, buddies, nothing goes right, love and romance, society, fall in love, friends, disorder, economic crisis, emigrant
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Trailer Park Boys: Live at the North Pole (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bubbles and the other boys get a letter from a TPB fan club president in Minneapolis, Minnesota to do a live show at the State Theatre for Christmas. Ricky goes along with it to make nice with Santa Jesus God after a rough-up the previous year, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: friends, buddies, disorder, crimes, society, misfit, christmas, show, social misfits, life is a bitch
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The hardest group you've never heard of is back. Gangsta Rap is a mockumentary based on a group of over the hill gangster rappers (circa NWA), trying to make a comeback. Its a hilarious look at the soft underbelly of hard core hip hop.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, parody, captivating ...
Plot: hip hop, profanity, showbiz, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, musician's life, friends, buddies, music band, silly humor, celebrity culture, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.3
 2K
No Problem (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Sanjay and Akshaye, childhood friends and small time crooks rob a bank managed by Paresh. The two of them specially, Akshaye, on and off contemplates changing tracks and leaving the world of crime. Sanjay on the other hand almost every time manages ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, neo screwball comedy
Plot: heist, chase, misfit partners, crime gone awry, gang, cons and scams, danger, partners, love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Big Money Hustlas (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sugar Bear (Shaggy 2 Dope), a detective from Frisco is called down to NYC by police chief (John G. Brennan) to assist Officer Harry Cox (Harland Williams). The mission is to take down the corrupt crime ring controlled by Big Baby Sweets (Violent J) ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, hip hop, fighting crime, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, farce, rivalry, partners, police station, law enforcement, dishonesty, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Izzy & Moe (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The adventures of two retired vaudeville performers who become two of the best prohibition agents in the 1920's.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: undercover, partners, crime, actor's life, criminal heroes, gangsters, buddies, espionage, crimes, unemployment, silly humor, friends ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 2K
Holy Water (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but now offers little by way of employment for its people, and its decline seems inexorable. When local Postie, Podger Byrnes, comes up with a plan to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: heist, disorder, comedy of errors, social relations, cons and scams, dishonesty, buddies, unlikely criminals, crimes, nothing goes right, friends, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 3K
Le Mac (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mild-mannered banker is forced to masquerade as a notorious gangster and pimp.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, realistic ...
Plot: pimp, goofy hero, dishonesty, twins, gang, crimes, crime, heroes, lifestyle, gangsters, stereotypes, impostor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Boys Don't Cry (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One of the best Polish comedies of the late 1990's, "Boys Don't Cry" is a satirical look at the gangsters of Poland and some teens who accidentally get involved with them.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: nothing goes right, friends, crime, crimes, gangsters, prostitute, goofy hero, buddies, best friends, bug, friendship, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Pete Smalls Is Dead (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two old pals attend an old friends funeral and find there is more to his death than him being dead.
Style: realistic, cynical, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: artists and showbiz, hollywood, odd couple, showbiz, disorder, buddies, profanity, friends, society, dialogue
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
This Girl Is Bad-Ass!! (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Thailand
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bike messenger, hired by competing mob bosses to smuggle goods, finds that her only way out is a confrontation erupting into a battle of bullets, blows and kicks to the face.
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, light, captivating ...
Plot: martial arts, crimes, gang, disorder, chase, escapades, drug smuggling, danger, gangsters, riding a bicycle, strong female presence, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
You Move You Die (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mike has the girl, the time and the place.The problem is he doesn't have the ring, Before Mike has an opportunity to propose his engagement ring is stolen.Mike is desperate to recover it. He and his friends have one hour to get the ring back ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, obsessive quest, crimes, chase, gang, criminal heroes, chases and races, buddies, partners, fight, engagement, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 4.3
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The Dope (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alphonse Brown, who firmly believes he is the bastard son of James Brown, meets up with his best friend Scotch after Brown gets out of jail. On their way to Paris to begin careers as recording artists, the pair stumbles across a potent type of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: drug dealing, partners, crimes, friends, buddies, chases and races, drug abuse, silly humor, drugs/alcohol, chase, nothing goes right, misfit partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Corky Romano (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Corky Romano is a bumbling, simpleton, veterinarian and the youngest, outcast son of an aging gangster, named Pops Romano, who calls upon Corky to infiltrate the local FBI and retrieve and destroy evidence being used to incriminate Pops for ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fish out of water, undercover, gangsters, goofy hero, espionage, unlikely criminals, family relations, crimes, crime, disorder, organized crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Inspector Blubber & Co (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A dead body is found and police detective Mårten Späck draws the conclusion that a serial suicide killer is at large. Späck with his colleagues Grünvald Karlsson and Irene Snusk suspect a gang who distributes pirated DVD's of ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, silly humor, law enforcement, danger, police, criminal, video store, car chase, serial killer, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Simply Actors (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When undercover cops start losing their lives to drug lords who blame their demise on "poor acting", the Police Force counters by sending Hong Kong's Finest to acting school.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, realistic
Plot: undercover, ambition, fish out of water, misfit, fighting crime, crimes, working undercover, showbiz, disorder, follow your dream, drug dealing, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 5K
Anuvahood (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kenneth (who likes to call himself Kay) begins to realise he's just another wannabe bad boy... even less than a loser in fact. After quitting his job at Laimsbury's, Kay vows to become a respected gangster... or cry trying. A ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: coming of age, youth, city life, white trash, misfit, society, lifestyle, ambition, crimes, friendship, blind ambition, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, brutal, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, criminal's revenge, friendship, organized crime, gang war, dishonesty, criminal heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
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The Shipment (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is hired to recover a shipment of Viagra gone awry.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: gangsters, crimes, hitman, disorder, dishonesty, drug dealing, partners, unlikely criminals, sexual humor, crime, gangster, viagra
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cross dressing, undercover, hidden identity, disguise, working undercover, crimes, investigation, law enforcement, teenage life, parents and children, physical appearance, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Winners & Sinners (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Five friends are released from prison and do their best to stay out trouble. While trying to mind their own business (and run their 5-Star Cleaning Service), they are caught up in a war between rival Triad gangs fighting for control of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, gangsters, forgery, rivalry, partners against crime, disorder, hitman, invisibility, friends, down on your luck, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.9
 3K
Rascals (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Rascals movie is a comedy about the joys of conning where Sanjay Dutt and Ajay Devgn play two cool competing conmen trying to out-scheme each other in consistently amusing and surprising setups. But when both fall for the same girl, the competition ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: gangsters, crimes, cons and scams, friends, disorder, danger, dishonesty, criminal heroes, rivalry, buddies, bollywood, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Steam-bread Blues (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Franz, the local police officer in a tiny bavarian village has to investigate in a case involving a disliked school principal who commited suicide? Or was it murder after all?
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: partners against crime, police investigation, murder, law enforcement, crimes, amateur detective, social relations, multiple suspects, deadly, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, southern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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New Kids Turbo (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Five friends from 'Maaskantje' are getting fired because of the economic crisis. They decide that they won't pay for anything anymore.
Style: realistic, exciting, stylized, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: partners, goofy hero, society, fighting the system, rebellion, crimes, buddies, disorder, friends, economic crisis, manhunt, gang member ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%