Movies like Cruella

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Cruella (2021)
 7.3
 227K
Cruella (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
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: light, colourful, captivating, psychotronic, visually appealing, fairy tale, funny, neo noir, entertaining, modern day adaptation ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fashion, disney, villain, female villain, fashion designer, robbery, designer, villainess, personality change, dalmatian, criminal, secret identity, lifestyle change, feminism, life is a bitch, change of heart, vanity, thief, impersonation, dog, female protagonist, changing lives, rivalry, desire for fame, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, year 1965
Place: london, england, britain, united kingdom, europe

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Most similar movies to Cruella

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, melancholic and semi serious films with plots about crimes, friendship, storytelling, runaway, dialogue, culture clash and redemption mostly in Crime, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Cruella: 101 Dalmatians (1996), The Devil Wears Prada (2006), 102 Dalmatians (2000), Inspector Blubber & Co (2010), Band of Robbers (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
 111K
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: feel good, humorous, entertaining, sweet, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, dalmatian, animals, adventure, pets, fashion, puppy, chase, family, fashion designer, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england, britain, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Devil Wears Prada is about a young journalist who moves to New York to work in the fashion industry. Her boss however is extremely demanding and cruel and won’t let her succeed if she doesn’t fit into the high class elegant look of their ...
Style: romantic, witty, clever, funny, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: fashion, women, journalism, career woman, strong female character, city life, workplace intrigue, fashion industry, workplace situations, ambitious woman, relationship vs career, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: new york, paris france, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 38K
102 Dalmatians (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Get ready for a howling good time as an all new assortment of irresistible animal heroes are unleashed in this great family tail! In an unlikely alliance, the outrageous Waddlesworth... a parrot who thinks he's a Rottweiler... teams up with ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: dog, disney, dalmatian, animals, talking animals, puppy, family, prison, chase, children, happy ending, released from prison ...
Time: 2000s
Place: england, london, paris france, europe, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, humorous, not serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, silly humor, law enforcement, police, criminal, farce, graphic violence, riddles and clues, serial killer, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Band of Robbers (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedic thriller that re-imagines Mark Twain's iconic literary characters of "Huckleberry Finn" and "Tom Sawyer" as grown men in current day.
Style: captivating, entertaining, satirical, humorous, modern day adaptation ...
Plot: robbery, treasure, coming of age, treasure hunt, treasure hunter, ambition, bandit, friendship, satire, organized crime, criminal, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 73K
Mortdecai (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Art dealer, Charles Mortdecai, searches for a stolen painting rumored to contain a secret code that gains access to hidden Nazi gold.
Style: funny, humorous, exciting, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, art dealer, spy, chase, escapades, stolen painting, cons and scams, eccentricity, art, justice, adventure, british ...
Time: year 1943, year 1945
Place: england, london, los angeles, usa, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 121K
House of Gucci (2021)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 158 min.
Story: The true story of how Patrizia Reggiani plotted to kill her husband Maurizio Gucci, the grandson of renowned fashion designer Guccio Gucci.
Style: romantic, realistic, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, high society, mistress, wealthy family, family relations, job, crimes, murder, psychic, husband wife relationship, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, future, year 1983, 70s, year 1997 ...
Place: italy, sicily, milan italy, swiss alps, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 29K
Tsotsi (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The South African multi-award winning film about a young South African boy from the ghetto named Tsotsi, meaning Gangster. Tsotsi, who left home as a child to get away from helpless parents, finds a baby in the back seat of a car that he has just ...
Style: sincere, bleak, emotional, harsh, captivating ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: baby, redemption, gang, poverty, gangsters, bully, slum, friendship, street life, urban ghetto life, murder, robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa, boston, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 6.9
 25K
The Ref (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Caroline and Lloyd are a married couple constantly at each other's throats, masters at crafting acid-tongued barbs at the other's expense. Indeed, they are so obsessed with belittling each other that they never stop -- not even at ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, funny, light ...
Plot: christmas, hostage, dysfunctional family, holiday, thief, farce, marriage counselor, family bonds, robbery, christmas party, alcoholic, blackmail ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Crazy in Alabama (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An abused wife heads to California to become a movie star while her nephew back in Alabama has to deal with a racially-motivated murder involving a corrupt sheriff.
Style: humorous, stylized, intense, captivating, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, racism, murder, hopes, society, life is a bitch, segregation, small town, injustice, innocence lost, journey, youth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965
Place: alabama, las vegas, new orleans, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.6
 831
Big Shots (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Following the death of his father, a suburbanite runs away from home and winds up on Chicago's South Side. After being mugged, the boy befriends a young hustler and, after stealing a gangster's car, the two embark on an adventure down ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, feel good, intense, talky ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gang, hitman, gangsters, youth, culture clash, runaway, chase, divorce, finnish, dysfunctional family, adoption, betrayal ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, chicago illinois, usa, southern usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Cowboys & Angels (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland, Germany, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The story concerns a hapless civil servant who gets more than he bargained for when he moves into an apartment with a gay fashion student and finds himself on the catwalk. The film sets out to explore the difficulties for young people in keeping ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, queer cinema
Plot: gay, fashion, roommate, lgbt, youth, odd couple, friends, culture clash, society, unlikely criminals, city life, art school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.7
 2K
Born to Win (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film follows Jay Jay, a former hair dresser who has become a drug addict. He lives his new life by doing deals for Vivian from time to time. One day he meets Parm, a free-spirited girl. The two fall in love. Jay Jay's drug habit grows, and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: drug addiction, junkie, couples, crimes, love and romance, drug dealing, chase, life is a bitch, couple relations, drug abuse, addiction, male nudity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Money for Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle finds $1.2 million that fell off of an armored car, he decides to do the logical thing: take the money and run. After all, he says, finders keepers. He turns to his ex-girlfriend Monica, who works in an ...
Style: intense, light, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, crimes, money, chase, runaway, disorder, friends, heist, dishonesty, nothing goes right, police, couples ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: california, new jersey, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.8
 517
Sinful Davey (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Davey Haggart is quite certain of his paternity (even if nobody else is) and determined to emulate his father, a notorious rogue and highwayman. This includes breaking a man out of Stirling jail, holding up the stagecoach, and robbing the Duke of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, heist, chase, redemption, starting over, crimes, disorder, friendship, love, partner, father, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Shanghai Surprise (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Glendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic, exotic, and even romantic quest for stolen drugs. But they ...
Style: humorous, road movie, melancholic, romantic, semi serious ...
Plot: american abroad, adventure, opium, unlikely friendships, happy ending, drug dealing, partners, unlikely partners, romance, dishonesty, cons and scams, adventurer ...
Time: year 1937, 80s, 1930s
Place: china, shanghai, argentina, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kermit and Fozzie are newspaper reporters sent to London to interview Lady Holiday, a wealthy fashion designer whose priceless diamond necklace is stolen. Kermit meets and falls in love with her secretary, Miss Piggy. The jewel thieves strike again, ...
Style: humorous, clever, melancholic, sweet, talky ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: muppets, heist, puppet, breaking the fourth wall, family, hotel, robbery, dancing, caper, music, multiple storylines, mentor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical characters and incredible situations. Based upon Homer's ...
Style: road movie, funny, entertaining, melancholic, humorous ...
Plot: adventure, prison escape, runaway, treasure hunt, small town, creativity, obsessive quest, country music, music, greek mythology, on the run, satire ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1937
Place: mississippi, ancient greece, southern usa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Concerned about his friend's cocaine use, Dr. Watson tricks Sherlock Holmes into travelling to Vienna, where Holmes enters the care of Sigmund Freud. Freud attemts to solve the mysteries of Holmes' subconscious, while Holmes devotes ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, clever, serious ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, drug addiction, hypnosis, kidnapping, private detective, cocaine, friendship, hospital, snake, dog, train, childhood trauma ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: vienna, europe, england, london, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, humorous, tense ...
Plot: heist, crimes, prison escape, criminal, bank robber, investigation, evidence, old man, widow, prison, chase, lie ...
Time: year 1979, 80s, year 1945, year 1955, year 1966 ...
Place: usa, texas, missouri, dallas texas, montana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Harry in Your Pocket (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A master thief (James Coburn) and his drug-addicted partner teach two aspiring crooks (Michael Sarrazin, Trish Van Devere) how to steal wallets.
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: pickpocket, career criminal, crime victim, theft, friends, criminal heroes, partners, crimes, dishonesty, cons and scams, teaching the ways of the world, police inspector ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington state, british columbia, washington d.c., usa, seattle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
We Still Steal the Old Way (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The explosive follow-up to We Still Kill The Old Way (2014). Regarded as the best in the business, The Archer Gang is an aging criminal outfit who carry out a daring robbery, but are caught mid-heist. They are sentenced to do time in Britain's ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: prison, heist, gang, crimes, criminal heroes, robbery, prisoner, revenge, violence, jail, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Drugstore Cowboy (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bob and his friends Dianne, Rick and Nadine have been drug addicts for years and live from one high to the next. Gus Van Sant attempts to show an intimate look into the lives of heroin addicts with his film Drugstore Cowboy.
Style: road movie, realistic, thought provoking, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug abuse, heroin, drugs, addiction, drug addiction, friendship, dark humor, junkie, drug addict, redemption, coming of age, hospital ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 7.5
 28K
Mystery Train (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three stories are connected by a Memphis hotel and the spirit of Elvis Presley.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, meditative, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, tourist, hotel room, train, ghost, multiple storylines, drunkenness, cafe, robbery, recording studio, hotel desk clerk, italian woman ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: memphis, tennessee, japan, tokyo, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
 33K
Oliver Twist (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Oliver Twist the modern filmed version of Charles Dickens bestseller, a Roman Polanski adaptation. The classic Dickens tale, where an orphan meets a pickpocket on the streets of London. From there, he joins a household of boys who are trained to ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, child abuse, orphanage, poverty, thief, corporal punishment, boy, friendship, kidnapping, lifestyle, injustice, runaway ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, middle ages, 1930s, 1830s ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.6
 114
Cache Cash (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Antoine, 11, is on holiday with his grandfather. One night he catches thieves hiding their booty in a pond. Antoine seizes the 40 million. But Liza, his new friend, is the daughter of one of the criminals. Both children soon face threats.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, suspense
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: boy, heist, forest, resort, bank, family relations, animal life, disorder, friends, unlikely criminals, adventure, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.1
 27K
Dom Hemingway (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After spending 12 years in prison for keeping his mouth shut, notorious safe-cracker Dom Hemingway is back on the streets of London looking to collect what he's owed.
Style: talky, stylized, witty, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, gangsters, crimes, redemption, prison, safecracker, crime gone awry, sex scene, dysfunctional family, bank robbery, criminal heroes, temperamental ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, france, europe, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Brothers Bloom (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job – showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a ...
Style: twists and turns, witty, realistic, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, con artists, cons and scams, crime gone awry, heist, fall in love, crimes, partners, dishonesty, escapades, family relations, going straight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, st. petersburg russia, prague, montenegro, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this Shakespearean farce, Hero and her groom-to-be, Claudio, team up with Claudio's commanding officer, Don Pedro, the week before their wedding to hatch a matchmaking scheme. Their targets are sharp-witted duo Benedick and Beatrice -- a ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, romance, shakespeare, countryside, intrigue, wedding, honest, happy ending, love and romance, aristocracy, comedy of errors, couple relations ...
Time: 16th century, victorian era, 18th century
Place: italy, tuscany, england, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.7
 122K
This Is England (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A story about a troubled boy growing up in England, set in 1983. He comes across a few skinheads on his way home from school, after a fight. They become his new best friends even like family. Based on experiences of director Shane Meadows.
Style: rough, bleak, emotional, political, stylized ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: skinhead, racism, childhood, crimes, coming of age, neo nazi, xenophobia, vandalism, social problems, friendship, youth, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: england, northern england, europe, woodstock, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%