Movies like The Baker

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The Baker (2007)
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The Baker (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Milo (Damian Lewis) is a professional hit man living on the edge. When failing to fulfil a contract for the first time, Milo escapes the city to avoid the wrath of his employers. Hiding out in a remote rural village, the locals mistake him for the new baker.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat, realistic
Plot: countryside, hitman, bakery, village, criminal heroes, danger, disorder, hidden identity, starting over, hopes, fish out of water, baker, crimes, misfit, graphic violence, love and romance, fall in love, village life, chases and races, dishonesty, mistaken identity, social relations, profanity, male female relationship, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, wales

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Most similar movies to The Baker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about disorder, crimes, dishonesty, crime, hitman, deadly and danger mostly in Comedy, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Baker: Wish You Were Dead (2001), Dead in France (2012), Shut Up and Shoot Me (2005), Zonad (2009), Zero 2 (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Wish You Were Dead (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two bad women fight over one man in a back-stabbing, money-grabbing, insurance-hustling, double-dealing, two-timing caper.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, witty, dark humor, semi serious ...
Plot: opposites attract, hitman, fish out of water, couples, social relations, fall in love, love affair, danger, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.5
 258
Dead in France (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A socially-challenged hitman's French retirement is ruined by the dodgy Brits on the Cote d'Azur.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, disorder, cons and scams, neo noir, hitman, graphic violence, female nudity, drunkenness, male nudity, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Shut Up and Shoot  Me (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Colin Frampton is an Englishman who never stops worrying, not even on holiday in Prague. When Colin's wife is accidentally squashed by a statue, he decides that he can't face life without her. So Colin bribes Pavel to help him die. An ...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, deadly, gangsters, hitman, partners, reunion, criminal heroes, misfit, buddies, disorder, crimes, death wish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, prague, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 322
Zonad (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zonad (Simon Delaney) is from space…probably. Or so the Cassidy family assume when they discover an apparent alien in a shiny red space suit and helmet passed out on the living room floor beside the drinks cabinet. The Cassidys and the people of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: mistaken identity, hidden identity, cons and scams, family life, family relations, social relations, dishonesty, disorder, village, con artists, alien, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Zero 2 (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Lithuania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What would you get if you mix a gangster film and a soap opera? "Zero 2" is a crazy twister of criminal romance and sexy violence that just might laugh you to death.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: criminal heroes, disorder, crime gone awry, hitman, gangsters, crimes, partners, chases and races, rivalry, drugs/alcohol, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, lithuania
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Kiss Kiss (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, unlikely partners, teaching the ways of the world, crime, crimes, danger, deadly, murder, power relations, jack in the box, sex, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.4
 3K
Dead Fish (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gary Oldman is Lynch, a strangely charming hit man in this explosively funny dark comedy in the tradition of Snatch and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. With an all-star cast including Terence Stamp, Elena Anaya, Robert Carlyle and Billy Zane, ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, tense, realistic
Plot: hitman, vengeance, heist, rivalry, danger, gangsters, psychopath, murder, crime, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Good Night to Die (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One day in the life of a hit man, Ronnie, who spends it trying to save the life of fellow hit man, August, who he had brought into the business three years ago. August has become a real problem for some of the bosses around town, and Ronnie will ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, criminal's revenge, nothing goes right, betrayal, crime gone awry, working undercover, gangsters, deadly, criminal heroes, danger, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Hallelujah! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Following his release from a seven-year stretch in prison, Mario Diccara discovers that his affairs with the underworld aren't completely settled. His brother Patrick, a priest, suggests that he stays with elderly Father Etienne in a small ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: mistaken identity, small town, priest, fake priest, social relations, disorder, impostor, farce, village, hidden identity, prison, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.5
 112
Lansdown (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this dark comedy, defense lawyer Jake Jorgenson's carefully constructed life begins to unravel when he kills his wife's lover.
Style: semi serious, dark humor, cynical, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, goofy hero, crime gone awry, vengeance, couples, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, disorder, adultery, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.0
 490
Mohamed Dubois (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Arnaud Dubois may be the heir to a bank, but he prefers to call himself Mohamed. Having fallen out with his father, he turns his back on the family residence. On his travels, he meets Mustafa, who introduces him to his sister Sabrina. Having fallen ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, biting ...
Plot: hidden identity, interracial relations, social differences, fish out of water, disorder, society, love and romance, dishonesty, fall in love, fake identity, girlfriend, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 618
Party 7 (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven characters, introduced at the start of the film, get thrown together into the same hotel room: a thief who's stolen a suitcase of money from the mob, his ex-girlfriend, her obsessive boyfriend, the mob soldier sent to retrieve the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: thief, chase, dishonesty, love and romance, criminal's revenge, betrayal, mistaken identity, hitman, mentally unstable, danger, gangsters, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
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C(r)ook (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A killer for the Russian Mafia in Vienna wants to retire and write a book about his passion - cooking. The mafia godfather suspects treason.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: ambition, dishonesty, one last job, cooking and food, hitman, follow your dream, cooking, career change, disorder, couple relations, hopes, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Liability (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When 19-year-old Adam agrees to do a day's driving for his mum's gangster boyfriend Peter, it takes him on a 24-hour journey into a nightmarish world of murder, sex trafficking and revenge, in the company of aging hit man Roy.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, rough, exciting, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one last job, teaching the ways of the world, crimes, partners, deadly, danger, crime gone awry, crime, on the road, apprentice, hunt down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 874
No Clue (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a beautiful and mysterious woman bursts into the office of Leo Falloon, desperate to find her missing brother, it's just another day in the life of a hard-boiled detective. The problem is, Leo's not a detective. He sells novelty ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky, offbeat
Plot: missing person, fall in love, investigation, disorder, mistaken identity, dishonesty, hidden identity, femme fatale, goofy hero, amateur detective, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
No Mercy for the Rude (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: His name is Killa. Growing up as an orphan, he had been teased so much for being a lisper that he decided not to talk at all until getting a surgery that would make him talk clearly. Living all by himself, he spends his time doing only two things; ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: hitman, mute, crimes, murder, surgery, vengeance, danger, rivalry, escapades, anti hero, anti heroes, ballet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.7
 2K
Doc Martin (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Doc Martin tells the tale of Martin Clunes' character in the film, in the months leading up to the Saving Grace story. Martin Bamford is a heart-broken London obstetrician, in a jealous rage after he finds out that his wife has been sleeping ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, sincere
Plot: starting over, dishonesty, introspection, infidelity, homecoming, village, husband wife relationship, adultery, romance, cons and scams, village life, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 385
May I Kill U? (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A PC becomes a vigilante after a head trauma.
Style: dark humor, humorous, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, vigilantism, psychopath, danger, crimes, society, deadly, satire, vigilante, riding a bicycle, cycling, bicycle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 6.3
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The Family (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the witness protection program, where fitting in soon becomes challenging as their old habits die hard.
Style: dark humor, cynical, satirical, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mafia, gangsters, parents and children, fish out of water, family relations, profanity, hidden identity, dishonor among criminals, notoriety, family in danger, starting over, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, normandy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 612
Freebird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Rock and Roll Road Movie Comedy set in Wales
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: gang, buddies, nothing goes right, motorcycle chase, on the road, drugs/alcohol, disorder, drug dealing, countryside, crimes, escapades, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Mobsters and Mormons (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mafia family from New Jersey is placed in the witness relocation program to an all-Mormon community in Utah.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, culture clash, fish out of water, hidden identity, society, starting over, gangsters, teenage life, crimes, family relations, parents and children, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, new jersey, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 24K
Kick (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An adrenaline junkie walks away from a whirlwind romance and embraces a new life as a thief, though he soon finds himself pursued by veteran police officer and engaged in a turf war with a local gangster.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, twists and turns
Plot: hidden identity, criminal heroes, fall in love, disorder, romance, heist, dishonesty, bollywood, thief, daredevil, chase, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Everybody Wants to Be Italian (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Are all relationships based on lies? Jake Bianski runs a fish market in north Boston, surrounded by Italians. For years, he's carried a torch for Isabella, an ex-girlfriend now married with three children and no interest in Jake. Yet, he tells ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, hidden identity, hopes, starting over, dishonesty, love and romance, disorder, fall in love, romance, urban, veterinarian, polish american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jan decides to marry his girl-friend Sara, he is not aware of his opponent: her father, who is an Italian.
Style: humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, disorder, couple relations, culture clash, meet the parents, parents and children, misfit, village, couples, silly humor, society, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 853
Black Pond (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Thompson family is accused of murder when a stranger dies at their dinner table. Six months later, family friend Tim visits freelance therapist Dr. Eric Sacks and the story finds it's way to the press. The facts are bent and the details ...
Style: humorous, suspense, captivating, dark humor, tense ...
Plot: family relations, false accusation, uncover truth, eccentric family, family gatherings, disorder, husband wife relationship, stranger, family dinner, death, murder, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 683
Hit List (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlotte is a woman with anger management issues whose therapist suggests she write a journal to keep her emotions in check. Unlucky in love, she ventures online to find a boyfriend. Just as she reaches her limit of unsuccessful dates, Charlotte ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, touching, feel good ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, dishonesty, hitman, love and romance, hidden identity, couples, deadly, violence spree, crimes, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Superclásico (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Christian is a Copenhagen wine seller on the brink of bankruptcy. Equally unsuccessful in just about every other aspect of life, it has been 17months since his wife Anna left him. Anna works as a soccer agent in Buenos Aires and now lives a life of ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, clever ...
Plot: starting over, bankruptcy, parents and children, rivalry, fish out of water, disorder, hopes, win over, love triangle, husband wife relationship, divorce, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Shooting Elizabeth (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Before a man (Jeff Goldblum) can kill his nagging wife (Mimi Rogers) as planned, she disappears and he's charged with murder.
Style: dark humor, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: false accusation, reunion, couple relations, catastrophe, danger, unfulfillment, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, goofy hero, mystery, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 801
Sandwich (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Shekar has moved to Mumbai from his home in Punjab and has fallen in love with Nisha. However, he is called back to his home to hear that his disabled sister is to marry a young man named Harpreet, but on the condition that Shekar marry ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, couples, homecoming, disability, farce, true love, family relations, society, village, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Whole Ten Yards (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski now spends his days compulsively cleaning his house and perfecting his culinary skills with his wife, Jill, a purported assassin who has yet to pull off a clean hit. Suddenly, an uninvited and unwelcome connection ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hitman, chase, kidnapping, dentist, gangsters, danger, vengeance, criminal heroes, organized crime, attempted murder, faked death, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%