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Protect and Serve (2010)
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Protect and Serve (2010)
Original name: Protéger & servir
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, humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: misfit, partners, police investigation, fish out of water, odd couple, crimes, society, heroic mission, fighting crime, law enforcement, buddies, disorder, culture clash, partners against crime, heroes, friends, urban, unlikely partners, misfit partners, silly humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and feel good films with plots about disorder, partners, misfit, fish out of water, buddies, silly humor and society mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Protect and Serve: Halal State Security (2011), Bullit & Ripper (2012), The Dope (2003), Bullit & Riper (2003), Special Correspondents (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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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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On the Other Side of the Tracks (2012)
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, semi serious, exciting, realistic, biting ...
Plot: fish out of water, police investigation, odd couple, social differences, partners, law enforcement, society, crime, reluctant partners, misfit partners, culture clash, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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69%
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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 ⇓
68%
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Bullit & Riper (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, light, feel good ...
Plot: investigation, murder, friendship, partners against crime, partners, odd couple, law enforcement, disorder, misunderstanding, deadly, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Special Correspondents (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: R2I, a famous news radio station, sends its best reporting duo to Iraq: Frank, journalist, and Poussin, sound engineer. Very quickly, millions of listeners follow their highly documented stories, reflecting the hot intensity of the fighting and the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: farce, adventure, misfit, journalism, heroes, buddies, danger, media, partners, cons and scams, nothing goes right, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, iraq, europe, middle east, paris france
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63%
Porn in the Hood (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 3 childhood friends who have never left their hometown in the suburb try to get into porn as a way earning easy money.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pornography, obsessive quest, fish out of water, misfit, partners, escapades, looking for sex, goofy hero, buddies, disorder, society, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
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The Tuche Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyone in the village of Bouzolles knows the Tuche family, who live by the philosophy "Man is not made to work." Despite their lack of money, they strive to be happy... that is, until their hand-to-mouth existence is turned on its head. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Plot: social differences, lottery, life turned upside down, fish out of water, eccentric family, society, family life, misfit, culture clash, family relations, disorder, wealth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Vive la France (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Muzafar and Feruz are two easy going shepherds from Taboulistan, a tiny country in Asia that is unknown to the rest of the world. To alert the world to his country’s existence, the son of Taboulistan’s president decides to instigate a program of ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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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
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Place: minnesota, usa
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52%
Bangkok, We Have A Problem! (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Serge Renart, a television journalist who's now a has-been, and Natacha Bison, a war reporter who has been laid off because she posed too much of a danger to her colleagues, find themselves forced to investigate a story together, which will ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
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Jay and Silent Bob Get Irish: The Swearing O' the Green (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, talky ...
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Would I Lie to You? 3 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eddie, Dov, Yvan et les autres… Nos chaleureux amis ont migré du Sentier moribond à la banlieue florissante d’Aubervilliers… Là où les vieux entrepreneurs juifs ont laissé le terrain à de jeunes grossistes chinois courageux et ...
Style: realistic, humorous
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48%
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Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, not serious
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Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
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Country: USA
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating
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Recep Ivedik 2 (2009)
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Country: Turkey
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Country: Italy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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August 15th (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, buddy comedy
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Genre: Comedy
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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32%
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Incontrôlable (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, offbeat
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32%