Movies like Arizona

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Arizona (2018)
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Arizona (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in the midst of the 2009 housing crisis, the life of Cassie Fowler, a single mother and struggling realtor, goes off the rails when she witnesses a murder.
Style: ironic, dark humor, satirical, suspense
Plot: single mother, murder, realtor, arizona territory, hostages, revenge, criminal, debt, blood, desert
Place: phoenix arizona

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, dark humor and semi serious films with plots about murder, crimes, deadly, revenge, death, crime and dishonesty mostly in Thriller, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Arizona: Breathless (2012), Shut Up and Shoot! (2006), The Preacher's Mistress (2013), R.S.V.P. (2002), Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Breathless (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lorna is a strong-willed Texas woman who’s had enough of her untrustworthy husband, Dale’s, criminal acts and lack of husbandry. Fed up, she enlists the help of her old friend, Tiny, to help her figure out what to do with Dale after his latest ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, rough ...
Plot: private detective, murder, gory, law enforcement, murderous pair, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, friends, country, best friends, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Shut Up and Shoot! (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A movie producer hatches a scheme to have an actor (Silvio Pollio) kill his fellow filmmakers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: hollywood, murder, filmmaking, politics, showbiz, actor's life, pirate, deadly, dishonesty, media satire, crimes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Preacher's Mistress (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Single mother gets involved with a married preacher and framed for his wife's murder.
Plot: murder, single mother, minister, framed for murder, adultery, tied up, murder suspect, mother daughter relationship, dating, stabbed in the stomach, knife, married man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.2
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R.S.V.P. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man invites a group of his closest friends to a party, where he proceeds to discreetly kill them all.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, psychopath, deadly, mind game, death, party, student, violence, woman in danger, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leanne is salutatorian when she needs to be valedictorian to get her scholarship to Harvard. The only class she is worse than the leader in is history, taught by Mrs. Tingle, and the teacher hates her. When an attempt to get ahead in Mrs. ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, suspense, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, kidnapping, teachers and students, destiny, manipulation, teenage life, youth, high school, crimes, false accusation, cheating, violence ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.0
 113
Lansdown (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this dark comedy, defense lawyer Jake Jorgenson's carefully constructed life begins to unravel when he kills his wife's lover.
Style: dark humor, realistic, offbeat, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, couples, deadly, disorder, dishonesty, hitman, crime, crimes, siblings relations, goofy hero, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.9
 5K
Curdled (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gabriella, a Columbian immigrant, is obsessed with understanding violent crime. The current string of murders by "The Blue Blood Killer" of affluent Miami socialites provides her with fodder for her scrapbook of death. She lands a job with ...
Style: dark humor, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, blood, cleaning lady, bakery, samurai sword, decapitation, dangerous attraction, obsession, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, colombia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Shock to the System (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Madison Avenue executive Graham Marshall has paid his dues. A talented and devoted worker, he has suffered through mounting bills and a nagging wife with one thing to look forward to: a well-deserved promotion. But when the promotion is given to a ...
Style: realistic, witty, cynical, dark humor, suspense ...
Plot: murder, advertising, contests and competitions, vengeance, workplace intrigue, advertising agency, frame up, rise to the top, unlikely criminals, midlife crisis, boss, sailing ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Home Sweet Hell (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mona and Don’s seemingly perfect suburban bliss is disrupted by a sexy extortionist and Mona will stop at nothing, including killing the competition, to keep her little slice of heaven.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor
Plot: murder, nothing goes right, couple relations, suburban life, crimes, deadly, disorder, couples, suburbs, extramarital affair, wife, biker gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.3
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Cam-Girl (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Gessica, a single mother who works as a webcam stripper is pushed to her limit when held hostage by an unknown gunman.
Style: suspense
Plot: revenge, stripper, mother, dating, love, home invasion, stalker, hostage situation, serial killer, single mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.8
 18K
Family Plot (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lighthearted suspense film about a phony psychic/con artist and her taxi driver/private investigator boyfriend who encounter a pair of serial kidnappers while trailing a missing heir in California.
Style: suspenseful, clever, tense, talky, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, greed, murder, ransom, faked death, spiritualist, armed robbery, heir, mystery, crime, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 166
The Paint Job (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Taav's first feature occupies the same setting and psychological territory as David Lynch's visions of small-town America. About a love triangle, involving house painter Wesley (Patton), his boss Willie (Pastorelli) and Willie's ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: investigation, murder, serial killer, love and romance, crimes, crime, couples, dishonesty, deadly, love triangle, neighbor, adultery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.7
 3K
Coldblooded (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cosmo, an affectless mob bookie who lives in the basement of a retirement home, is promoted to hitman. He learns his new trade from Steve, a seasoned killer. He falls in love with a yoga teacher, Jasmine, and must figure out a way to leave the mob ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: hitman, gangsters, blood, murder, promotion, basement, yoga, wound, instructor, bookies, dishonesty, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.0
 633
Royce (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Royce is a member of the ultra-secret service "Black Hole", working for the US Government on top-secret missions. When the senator responsible for forming Black Hole disbands the organization, Royce's fellow Black Hole members plot ...
Style: suspense
Plot: chase, agent, blood, spy, mission, train explosion, nuclear, traitor, helicopter, car, car chase, machine gun ...
Place: ukraine, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.5
 22K
Jawbreaker (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 3 of Reagan High School's most popular girls pretend to kidnap their friend by shoving a jawbreaker into the victim's mouth to keep her from screaming. Their plan goes awry when the girl swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. Now the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, satirical, absurd, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, murder, friendship, prank, popularity, accidental killing, teenager, fashion, bullying, makeover, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.5
 1K
Hexed (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lowly hotel clerk Matthew Welch stumbles unto a chance to go on a date with supermodel Hexina by pretending he is someone else. But something goes wrong on the date, she tries to kill him! Soon she kills a couple more people, and unfortunately all ...
Style: realistic, dark humor, humorous, not serious
Plot: mistaken identity, mental illness, murder, hotel, comedy of errors, parody, psychopath, switching roles, crimes, manipulations, dangerous attraction, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Hollywood Boulevard (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Joe Dante directs this story of the glamour, the glitter, the magical allure of Hollywood... and not a speck of it rubs off on Miracle Pictures, where "If it's a good picture, it's a Miracle." This is a hilarious tribute to the ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, murder, hollywood, actress, rape, ambition, parody, miraculous event, desire for fame, rise to the top, crimes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Illusive Tracks (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Christmas 1945. In a train from Stockholm to Berlin are a motley collection. It is the failure of the author Gunnar who wants to leave his old life and make a contribution in Berlin; physician Henry who plan to marry Marie and likewise Henry's ...
Style: dark humor, realistic, twists and turns, stylized, humorous ...
Plot: murder, train, infidelity, crime, gays and lesbians, crimes, group of strangers, mysterious character, passenger, danger, men hatred, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1945, 1940s
Place: sweden, germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Shooting Elizabeth (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Before a man (Jeff Goldblum) can kill his nagging wife (Mimi Rogers) as planned, she disappears and he's charged with murder.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor
Plot: couples, deadly, disorder, goofy hero, mystery, couple relations, unfulfillment, crimes, murder, missing person, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
 24K
Serial Mom (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A picture perfect middle class family is shocked when they find out that one of their neighbors is receiving obscene phone calls. The mom takes slights against her family very personally, and it turns out she is indeed the one harassing the ...
Style: dark humor, psycho film, witty, offbeat, cynical ...
Plot: housewife, serial killer, murder, suburban life, dentist, female killer, masturbation, courtroom, court, perfectionist, crime, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Dangerous People (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dangerous People takes place in the early 1970's and is about two murders who pick up a girl in a bar and then take her back to their apartment. A moment of brutal violence occurs which leads to a series of mind games to see who lives and who ...
Plot: bar, murder, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
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Fleshburn (1984)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier who deserted because of spiritual beliefs was tried and evaluated by four psychiatrists, and they all concluded that he was unable to distinguish right from wrong, so he was sentenced to a mental hospital. One day, he escapes and kidnaps ...
Plot: hands tied behind back, flashback, psychiatrist, nipples visible through clothing, hunting rifle, hawk, apache, navajo, arizona territory, apache indian, native american, vietnam veteran ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Very Bad Things (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kyle Fisher has one last night to celebrate life as a single man before marrying Laura, so he sets out to Vegas with four of his best buddies. But a drug and alcohol filled night on the town with a stripper who goes all the way, turns into a cold ...
Style: humorous, not serious, suspenseful, semi serious, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, friends, wedding, uncover truth, love and romance, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, investigation, wedding preparations and rituals, wrongfully committed, violence, death ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, los angeles, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Pocket Listing (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A satirical thriller about L.A.'s real estate roller coaster. Double crosses, adultery, murder, mistaken identity, and revenge ensues when a mysterious power player and his sultry wife hire a disgraced Los Angeles property broker to discreetly ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: redemption, money, adultery, salesman, power, femme fatale, broker, seduction, murder, corruption, anti hero, greed ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.1
 148K
Wild Tales (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.
Style: tense, psychological, dark humor, cynical, biting ...
Plot: human nature, revenge, twists & turns, unlikely criminals, wedding party, road rage, corruption, violence, fighting the system, multiple storylines, destiny, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 1K
Bitter Feast (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A celebrity chef exacts revenge on a food blogger who torpedoes his career.
Style: dark humor, realistic, semi serious, witty, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, torture, critic, murder, revenge, private detective, life turned upside down, breaking point, confined, crimes, ego clash, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Stranger Than Fiction (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lives spiral out of control when four friends cover up a murder.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, friends, crimes, friendship, buddies, deadly, betrayal, small town, who to trust, female corpse, car, best friend ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: utah, usa, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.6
 936
Sneekweek (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Six friends go to party for a week during the "Sneekweek". But they are haunted by a secret from their past.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: jacuzzi, boat, beer, party, knife, psychopath, killer, scantily clad female, yacht, shower, police, rain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 70K
Get Shorty (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Chili Palmer is a Miami mobster who gets sent by his boss, the psychopathic "Bones" Barboni, to collect a bad debt from Harry Zimm, a Hollywood producer who specializes in cheesy horror films. When Chili meets Harry's leading lady, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, intense, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: mafia, debt, producer, drug lord, hollywood, gambling, money, crime, cons and scams, gangsters, violence, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, los angeles, usa, california, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Kill Me Three Times (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on a seemingly routine job, a jaded hit man discovers that he's not the only one with his target in the crosshairs.
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, assassin, woman in danger, danger, deadly, disorder, dishonesty, small town, rivalry, assassination attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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