Movies like Cruella

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Cruella (2021)
 7.4
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Cruella (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, a young grifter named Estella is determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief, and together they are able to build a life for themselves on the London streets. One day, Estella’s flair for fashion catches the eye of the Baroness von Hellman, a fashion legend who is devastatingly chic and terrifyingly haute. But their relationship sets in motion a course of events and revelations that will cause Estella to embrace her wicked side and become the raucous, fashionable and revenge-bent Cruella.
Style: psychotronic, light, colourful, captivating, modern day adaptation, visually appealing, entertaining
Plot: fashion, robbery, villain, disney, criminal, villainess, origin story, fashion designer, punk rock, personality change, female villain, crimes, life is a bitch, impersonation, secret identity, lifestyle change, feminism, vanity, rivalry, tragic villain, price of fame, change of heart, desire for fame, changing lives, thief ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, england, britain, europe, united kingdom

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Most similar movies to Cruella

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, clever and entertaining films with plots about crimes, crime, disorder, heist, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief) and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Cruella: 101 Dalmatians (1996), Inspector Blubber & Co (2010), High Life (2009), Four Against the Bank (2016), Leave Me Alone (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
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101 Dalmatians (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Live action adaptation of a Disney Classic. When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.
Style: humorous, feel good, sweet, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, girls' night
Plot: dog, dalmatian, dog movie, adventure, disney, puppy, pets, danger, rescue, chase, fur, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: london, europe, england, britain, big ben london
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100%
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 ⇓
100%
 6.1
 3K
High Life (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's 1983, and hopeless junkie Dick gets an unwelcome visit from the past - his seriously sleazy former cellmate, Bug, to be precise. Bug requires a crash course in the 80s: different music, different drugs, and machines in walls that dispense ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, morphine, crimes, robbery, drug addict, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, friends, heist gone wrong, greed, armed robbery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Four Against the Bank (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four men, betrayed by the bank, unite to take revenge.
Style: entertaining, light, humorous, exciting, intense ...
Plot: bank, bank robbery, money, robbery, heist, bank robber, reluctant partners, fighting the system, burglar, attempted robbery, dishonesty, money problems ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 5.5
 206
Leave Me Alone (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Leave Me Alone (Chinese: 阿孖有難, also Ah ma yau nan) is a 2004 Hong Kong thriller film directed and co-written by Danny Pang. Gay fashion designer Yiu Chun Man (Ekin Cheng) is visited in Hong Kong by his straight twin brother, Yiu Chun Kit ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, offbeat ...
Plot: twins, hospital, crimes, danger, switching roles, reunion, fashion, manipulation, brother brother relationship, car accident, bank, drag ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Italian Job (1969)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Charlie's got a 'job' to do. Having just left prison he finds one his of friends has attempted a high risk job in Torino, Italy, right under the nose of the mafia. Charlie's friend doesn't get very far, so Charlie takes over ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, twists and turns, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, car chase, gold, heist, traffic jam, mafia, prison, rivalry, tunnel, thief, chase, crime ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: italy, england, turin italy, london, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 486
Loot (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the play by 'Joe Orton' this film follows the adventures of two pals who have pulled off a bank robbery and have to hide the loot. Fortunately (?) one of them works in a funeral parlour and they have a coffin to spare.
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, farce, hotel, coffin, caper, robbery, nothing goes right, crimes, bank, cons and scams, disorder, dark humor ...
Time: 60s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Crimes of Fashion (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brooke, a plain but creative and hard-working student at the top fashion school in the nation, who has come a long way from her tough childhood spent going from one foster home to another as an orphan. She has always dreamed of becoming a fashion ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, student life, college, fish out of water, college life, family business, fall in love, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, youth, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, funny ...
Plot: farce, kidnapping, vengeance, chase, crimes, save the world, comedy of errors, manic, fighting crime, goofy hero, master criminal, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: munich germany, england, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 10K
Freaky Deaky (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in 1974, a pair of '60s radicals rely on their bomb-making skills on their way to becoming capitalists.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: bomb squad, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, vengeance, villainess, coitus, explosives expert, brother brother relationship, murder, explosion ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 ⇓
26%
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organise a daring new heist.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, safecracker, chase, on the road, crimes, crime, treasure hunt, rivalry, adventure, partners, buddies, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 4K
Burglar (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a burglar by trade, and she runs a bookstore as well. Her friend Carl Hefler is a dog groomer. After a successful burglary, it's discovered that a dead body was in the house she burgled. As she's ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, thief, chase, crime, crimes, false accusation, disorder, nothing goes right, protagonist as suspect, partners, odd couple, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
High Heels and Low Lifes (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nurse eavesdrops with a friend on a cell phone conversation that describes a bank heist. She and the friend then conspire to blackmail the robbers for $2 million.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, funny, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: blackmail, crime, crimes, disorder, friends, mind game, heist, partners, cons and scams, rivalry, farce, bank robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 18K
Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for her safe return.
Style: cynical, realistic, tricky, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, profanity, crime gone awry, cons and scams, hostages, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, danger, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, ransom demand ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1978
Place: usa, detroit, bahamas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Nuns on the Run (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brian and Charlie work for a gangster. When the boss learns they want to "leave" he sets them up to be killed, after they help rob the local Triads of their drug dealing profits. B&C decide to steal the money for themselves, but ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: cross dressing, on the run, fish out of water, misfit, nun, chase, gender bending, farce, convent, priest, hidden identity, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Ordinary Decent Criminal (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Michael Lynch is a notorious criminal with two wives and a flair for showmanship. He's also a huge embarrassment to the local police, who are determined to bring him down once and for all.
Style: captivating, humorous, harsh, intense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang of thieves, gangsters, crimes, heist, master criminal, criminal heroes, dishonesty, ambition, family, justice, depression, happy ending ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 6K
Scorched (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: heist, bank robber, bank, desert, crime gone awry, crimes, nothing goes right, crime, friends, small town, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Scotland, Pa. (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has much smarter. Pat believes she could do better with the place than their boss Norm is doing, so she plans to usurp Norm, convincing ...
Style: humorous, parody, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: restaurant, murder, disorder, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, nothing goes right, goofy hero, law enforcement, couple relations, comedy of errors, police detective ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: bosnia, europe, former yugoslavia, pennsylvania, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Take the Money and Run (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The life and times of Virgil Starkwell, inept bank robber.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: heist, prison, crime, crimes, goofy hero, couples, petty criminal, hapless, cons and scams, couple relations, misfit, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 50s, 20th century, 60s ...
Place: quebec, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.
Style: neo noir, talky, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, psychopath, crime, crimes, dog, crime gone awry, weirdo, killings, thief, strong violent content, screenwriter, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1975, year 1954, year 1947 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the perpetrator. Both are arrested, but escape to form an unlikely partnership. Being ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, absurd ...
Plot: farce, murder, friendship, mute or deaf, chase, blindness, odd couple, false accusation, disability, deaf, witness, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Cops and Robbers (1973)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two disillusioned New York policemen plan a $10 million robbery to fuel their low pensions, only to run into one debacle after another in the process.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime gone awry, chase, heist, police officer, mafia, crimes, innocence lost, cons and scams, police corruption, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 4.1
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Honest (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is an edgy black comedy set in swinging London in the late 60s. The All Saints girls play three street wise sisters who head 'up West' to rob and generally cause trouble.
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: criminal heroes, dishonesty, dark humor, strong female presence, drugs/alcohol, graphic violence, profanity, physical appearance, gender, three sisters, robbery, female thief ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, east end london, oxford university
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
One Night at McCool's (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Every man has a different recollection of the beautiful young woman who wreaked havoc on their lives during one heated night.
Style: sexy, humorous, witty, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: femme fatale, manipulation, obsession, dangerous attraction, manipulations, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, disorder, rivalry, danger, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: missouri, st. louis missouri, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Carry on Matron (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gang of thieves plan to make their fortune by stealing a shipment of contraceptive pills from Finisham maternity hospital. They assume disguises and infiltrate the hospital, but everything doesn't go according to plan. The hypochondriac ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hospital, gang, ambiguity, nurse, son, father, man dressed as woman, doctor, innuendo, drag, hypochondriac, friends ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Crooks and Coronets (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two crooks are hired to rob an eccentric old lady's estate, but once they get to know her, they can't bring themselves to do it.
Plot: heist, robbery, servant, estate, convict, parole, mansion, prison, old lady, jewel, rolls royce, caper ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london, new york, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fu Manchu's 168th birthday celebration is dampened when a hapless flunky spills Fu's age-regressing elixir vitae. Fu sends his lackeys to round up ingredients for a new batch of elixir, starting with the Star of Leningrad diamond, nabbed ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: special agents, danger, obsessive quest, escapades, nothing goes right, youth, crimes, rivalry, mystery, crime, master criminal, imaginary ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1933
Place: london, europe, england, soviet union, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.4
 52K
The Hustle (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two female scam artists, one low rent and the other high class, compete to swindle a naïve tech prodigy out of his fortune. A remake of the 1988 comedy "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels."
Style: entertaining, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: deception, con woman, perfect crime, con artists, partners, competition, cheating, girlfriend, bet, overweight woman, partners in crime, heist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south of france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
After the Fox (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Criminal mastermind 'The Fox' sets up a phony film production and masquerades as it's director as part of a plan to smuggle a stolen gold shipment into Italy.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: farce, heist, prison, satire, filmmaking, crime, crimes, aging, village, village life, cons and scams, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, egypt, africa, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%