Movies like The Hustle 2008

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The Hustle (2008)
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The Hustle (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Disenchanted pest worker and single dad Freddie Manning unintentionally steals and then loses mob money and now he really is in trouble. So when a run-down Baptist church mistakes him and his best friend Junior for replacement ministers, he grabs at the opportunity that might save his life.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good, entertaining
Plot: gangsters, crimes, partners, crime gone awry, friendship, friends, chase, society, nothing goes right, disorder, silly humor, race against time, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, money, con artists, mistaken identity, african american, preacher, exterminator, hustler, chases and races, profanity, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to The Hustle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and feel good films with plots about disorder, friends, buddies, nothing goes right, silly humor, partners and crimes mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Hustle: The Dope (2003), Frits and Franky (2013), Killer Bud (2001), My Man Is a Loser (2014), Mystics (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, not serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: partners, crimes, drug dealing, friends, chase, misfit partners, buddies, nothing goes right, silly humor, disorder, drug abuse, marijuana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, paris france, france
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Frits and Franky (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Frits & Franky find a lot of money in a car that crashes into the water. They don't know what to do with it.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: unlikely criminals, gangsters, family relations, silly humor, nothing goes right, disorder, crimes, chases and races
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
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Killer Bud (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After losing another job, two idiots embark on an adventure of mythic proportion: to acquire "Feed Bags," the discontinued entire-meal-in-a-bag, to impress their two equally dim-witted dates. When the only convenience store in town that ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: best friends, buddies, nothing goes right, heist, unemployment, social misfits, drug dealing, crimes, partners, misfit, society, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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81%
My Man Is a Loser (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When it comes to women, playboy Mike has all the right moves. So when Mike's buddies ask for advice on how to reconnect with their wives, Mike figures he'll share some secrets and help the guys regain their marriage mojo. But when ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: couple relations, buddies, couples, nothing goes right, disorder, silly humor, friends, playboy, womanizer, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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81%
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House Party: Tonight's the Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of high school rappers have two major goals - make music and get hot girls. The best way to get both is to throw the biggest and best house party ever! The night of the party, one of the boys is grounded by his parents, so it's up to his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, teenage life, youth, buddies, friends, disorder, hip hop, sexual content, silly humor, girl, profanity, drugs/alcohol
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Mystics (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy about two old-time conmen who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: elderly, cons and scams, dark humor, buddies, crimes, golden years, nothing goes right, partners, seance, scam, gangsters, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
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High Road (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Directed by Matt Walsh, a co-founding member of world-renowned comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade, High Road showcases a totally improvised script about Glenn “Fitz” Fitzgerald (James Pumphrey), a young man whose loyalties are split among ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, on the run, couples, crimes, disorder, buddies, on the road, stoners, road trip, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Nugget (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 'The Nugget' looks at how instant wealth suddenly changes the lives of three working class men - not necessarily for the better, but always with hilarious consequences.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, exciting
Plot: gold, ambition, treasure hunt, nothing goes right, social misfits, crime gone awry, buddies, partners, cons and scams, couple relations, disorder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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61%
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Opportunity Knocks (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Lou are a couple of two-bit con men on the lam from a loan shark. They hide out in someone's house and they hear on the answering machine that (A) the owner of the house is out of the country for a month or two and (B) the housesitter ...
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Plot: cons and scams, impostor, disorder, comedy of errors, crimes, mafia, love, con artists, house, friendship, adventure, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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60%
I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, hip hop, dishonesty, disorder, cons and scams, heist, nothing goes right, buddies, unlikely criminals, odd couple, crimes, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
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58%
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No Problem (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Sanjay and Akshaye, childhood friends and small time crooks rob a bank managed by Paresh. The two of them specially, Akshaye, on and off contemplates changing tracks and leaving the world of crime. Sanjay on the other hand almost every time manages ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, neo screwball comedy
Plot: heist, gang, chase, crime gone awry, misfit partners, cons and scams, silly humor, partners, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Party Crashers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "Party Crashers" chronicles the amusing encounter between Marco Polo (Marcelo Adnet), a Copacabana's trickster, and Beto (Eduardo Sterblitch), a boy passionate and somewhat pixilated, on the New Year's Eve in Rio. Together they ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual content, femme fatale, buddies, nothing goes right, escapades, cons and scams, disorder, silly humor, journey, friends, dishonesty, party
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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57%
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Pretty Bird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, americana, disorder, unemployment, dark humor, buddies, friends, partners, desire for fame, small town, ambition, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Jay and Silent Bob Get Irish: The Swearing O' the Green (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: You may see one show, but you haven't senn them all! Following on from the amazingly successful JAY AND SILENT BOB TEA BAGGING IN THE UK, Fast-talking, foul mouthed Jay and his "hetero life partner' Silent Bob return with their second ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, talky ...
Plot: buddies, artists and showbiz, friendship, odd couple, misfit partners, partners, filmmaking, friends, disorder, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, usa
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54%
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Da Block Party (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: One hot summer day in New Orleans, BJ (Troy Anders) tries to keep his deceased brother's legacy alive by throwing the hottest, rip-roaring block party of the summer. But he has a few obstacles to overcome first, one jealous baby-mamma and a ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: nothing goes right, goofy hero, family relations, disorder, crimes, lifestyle, buddies, partners, drug dealing, police corruption, nightlife, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans
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Bro, What Happened? (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Phil and his misfit friends score big when they are invited to the party of the century at Bob's house. Known for throwing the craziest drug, sex and booze filled parties, this was sure to be a night to remember. The only problem is that they ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: memory loss, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, party, flashback sequence, nudity (full frontal - brief), looking for sex, stoners, friends, race against time, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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52%
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, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: buddies, friends, society, disorder, crimes, misfit, christmas, social misfits, life is a bitch, show
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa
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52%
The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wedding, friendship, nothing goes right, love and romance, friends, best man, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, friendship between men, cons and scams, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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51%
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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: adventure, misfit, journalism, farce, buddies, heroes, friends, dishonesty, cons and scams, disorder, nothing goes right, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, middle east, iraq
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50%
Back in the Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sometimes in order to move forward, you have to go back. And in this raunchy comedy, Jim Owens does just that when he heads home for his high school reunion. In an attempt to relive the glory days with his boys and explore an old romance, he nearly ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, high school reunion, buddies, nothing goes right, couples, hometown, silly humor, disorder, couple relations, santa claus, bachelor party, stripper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
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50%
Protect and Serve (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of bumbling French cops team up to take on the underworld.
Style: realistic, feel good, not serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: fish out of water, misfit, partners, police investigation, odd couple, fighting crime, heroic mission, disorder, society, partners against crime, culture clash, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Quick Change (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless robbery. The only thing left for the trio to do is make their getaway out ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, absurd, witty ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, bank robbery, friendship, nothing goes right, disorder, friends, cons and scams, partners, buddies, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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45%
Sharp as Marbles (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Albert isn't the brightest bulb on the block. But that's okay, he's got his best friends, George and Ernie to help him out. Only problem, they're just as dumb as he is.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, friends, friendship, misfit, buddies, youth, nothing goes right, goofy hero, fish out of water, silly humor, odd couple, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Lottery Ticket (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kevin Carson is a young man living in the projects who has to survive a three-day weekend after his opportunistic neighbors find out he's holding a winning lottery ticket worth $370 million
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light
Plot: lottery ticket, lottery, life turned upside down, disorder, change of luck, buddies, society, nothing goes right, urban ghetto life, graphic violence, greed, fortune cookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Adventures of Serial Buddies (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gregory is a devout Catholic who wants to kill evil people in order to grant them safe passage to heaven, Gary is an assembly worker at a trophy shop who wants to kill potential trophy winners, Graham is Gary's intern who will do anything to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, misfit partners, escapades, disorder, silly humor, friends, buddies, journey, misfit, partners, serial killer, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Reunion 2: The Funeral (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Thomas is finally getting married, and Andreas has arranged a bachelor party of the century... he thinks. But a shocking death during Thomas' bachelor party sends the three friends off on an unforgettable trip to a funeral; they probably ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: funeral, buddies, friends, friendship, friendship between men, silly humor, nothing goes right, escapades, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), comedy of errors, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: farce, ballet, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, dishonesty, siblings relations, fish out of water, cons and scams, misfit, goofy hero, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Someone Marry Barry (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A trio of friends scheme to find a wife for their socially inappropriate friend Barry, and end up finding a girl just like him.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, love and romance, nothing goes right, fall in love, odd couple, thirtysomething life, disorder, couple relations, romance, friends, couples, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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43%
Erkan & Stefan (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Editor Eckernförde has come into the possession of an audiocassette that contains a recording of the last minutes of deceased politician Uwe Barschel. The circumstances of his untimely death have never been completely resolved - until now. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, buddies, goofy hero, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, disorder, partners, escapades, bodyguard, sarcasm, friends, paralysis ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, europe, munich germany
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41%
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Living Will... (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Will's best friend and roommate Belcher, (Ryan Dunn) a party bum slacker, returns from the dead as a cocky, mischievous, and perverted ghost. He soon discovers his cousin, Krista, has shacked up and moved in with his best friend, Will. Belcher ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, light
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, buddies, friends, silly humor, supernatural, afterlife, couples, rivalry, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong sexual content, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%