Movies like Breaking News in Yuba County

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Breaking News in Yuba County (2021)
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Breaking News in Yuba County (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An overlooked pencil-pusher catches her husband in bed with another woman, the shock of which causes him to die of a heart attack. So she buries his body and takes advantage of the growing celebrity status that comes from having a missing husband. But she quickly finds herself in over her head, dodging cops and criminals, all while trying to keep the truth from her sister, a local news anchor who’s desperate for a story.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adultery, half sister, deception, bandit, escapades, suspicious wife, strange behavior, female protagonist, crimes, mafia, criminal, missing person, mystery, disappearance, social problems, satire, humour, family secret, family problems, mysterious disappearance, price of fame, disturbed individual, stage play

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films with plots about crimes, crime, murder, dishonesty, gangsters, disorder and couples mostly in Crime, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Breaking News in Yuba County: I Care a Lot (2020), High Heels and Low Lifes (2001), Landline (2017), Plan B (2001), The Hustle (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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I Care a Lot (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A court-appointed legal guardian defrauds her older clients and traps them under her care. But her latest mark comes with some unexpected baggage.
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: con artists, con woman, guardian, cheating, female protagonist, deception, escapades, crimes, caper, criminal, manipulative woman, struggle for survival ...
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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
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72%
 6.4
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Landline (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A teenager living with her sister and parents in Manhattan during the 1990s discovers that her father is having an affair.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, family problems, escapades, infidelity, teenager, self discovery, happy ending, deception, life turned upside down, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1995
Place: usa
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59%
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Plan B (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A bookkeeper who thinks she killed three mobsters is subsequently promoted by her boss to be a hitman. |
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely criminals, mistaken identity, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, gangsters, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, mafia, mob boss, accidental killing, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ⇓
52%
 5.8
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Faithful (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A depressed housewife whose husband is having an affair contemplates suicide, but changes her mind when she faces death by a killer hired to do her in.
Style: witty, talky, semi serious, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitman, female protagonist, woman in danger, crumbling marriage, self discovery, family problems, dishonesty, marriage, depression, adultery, bathtub, runaway ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rancid Aluminum (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pete Thompson thinks he has it all. However, following the death of his father his close friend and accountant reveals the company he has been left is bust and the only way out is to do business with the Russian mafia. His life and heart are on the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, offbeat, realistic
Plot: betrayal, hitman, family business, gangsters, nothing goes right, going straight, cons and scams, buddies, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, russia, germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 80K
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 ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, los angeles, usa, las vegas, florida ...
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43%
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 6.8
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To Die For (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Suzanne Stone (Maretto) wants to be a world-famous news anchor and she is willing to do anything to get what she wants. What she lacks in intelligence, she makes up for in cold determination and diabolical wiles. As she pursues her goal with ...
Style: cynical, disturbing, captivating, talky, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa, california, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Bad Christmas (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Uruguay
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A peaceful Christmas Eve is interrupted when a thief breaks into a villa. When the family’s little daughter mistakes him for Santa Claus and asks him to fulfill her Christmas wish, he will be forced to perform a miracle that will redeem secrets ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
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Place: germany
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Whatever You Say (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bastien, an ambitious young production assistant, catches the attention of Jean-Louis, a producer of high regard, and is granted a shot at his own television show.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: satire, murder, tv show, adultery, social differences, disorder, dark humor, couples, rise to the top, crimes, couple relations, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
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 6.2
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Amnesia (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Directed by Gabriele Salvatores, Amnesia takes place in the Spanish island of Ibiza, where an odd mix of commercialism, ex-hippies, fisherman, and artists co-exist. Town locals Sandro (Diego Abatantunono), a pornographic film director, and Angelino ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: change of luck, communication problem, social relations, family problems, parents and children, crimes, island, chance, drugs, drug, homosexuality, father son relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
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Novocaine (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: A dentist finds himself a murder suspect after a sexy patient seduces him into prescribing her drugs
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Homegrown (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dead Gorgeous (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
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31%
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Style: captivating
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 6.9
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Country: UK, USA
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Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, funny ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Drishyam 2 (2021)
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Duration: 152 min.
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Money for Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.6
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, twists and turns ...
Plot: heist, rivalry, crimes, bankruptcy, caper, secret agenda, jewel robbery, perfect crime, con artists, thief, escapades, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
One for the Money (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unemployed lingerie buyer convinces her bail bondsman cousin to give her a shot as a bounty hunter. Her first assignment is to track down a former cop on the run for murder – the same man who broke her heart years before. With the help of some ...
Style: exciting, romantic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.4
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Anuvahood (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, not serious ...
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Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.2
 102K
The Ladykillers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An eccentric, if not charming Southern professor and his crew pose as a band in order to rob a casino, all under the nose of his unsuspecting landlord – a sharp old woman.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, light, entertaining ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%