Movies like Birds of a Feather 2

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Birds of a Feather 2 (1980)
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Birds of a Feather 2 (1980)
Original name: La Cage aux folles II
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In a move to make his partner, Renato, jealous, the flamboyant Albin waits in a local cafe - dressed as a woman - hoping to be picked up. But Albin gets more than he bargains for when the fly he catches in his web is actually a spy, who uses him as an unwitting courier of secret microfilm. Now on the run from ruthless agents, Albin and Renato flee to Italy where they attempt to hide out on a farm, with Albin posing as Renato's wife. Can Albin escape the deadly pursuit of these relentless spies or does he have to sustain this charade - as a woman - forever?
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspense, talky, melancholic, absurd, touching, enigmatic, erotic ...
Plot: transvestism, espionage, farce, gay, crimes, friends, transsexual, secret agents, gender bending, on the run, dishonesty, gender, buddies, gays and lesbians, secret identity, countryside, disorder, undercover, hidden identity, goofy hero, switching roles, eccentric family, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, murder ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe, french riviera, sicily, riviera, saint tropez, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about disorder, farce, dishonesty, gender, male nudity, dialogue and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Birds of a Feather 2: The Birdcage (1996), Blame It on the Bellboy (1992), Agent 38-24-36 (1964), Kiss Me, Guido (1997), The Ritz (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Birds of a Feather (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married. They try conceal their lifestyle and their ownership of the transvestite club downstairs when the fiancée and her ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: farce, transvestism, gay, switching roles, gays and lesbians, hidden identity, comedy of errors, meet the parents, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, french riviera, cote d'azur, saint tropez ...
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The Birdcage (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's right-wing moralistic parents.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: senator, farce, gay, politician, comedy of errors, disorder, family values, gender, parents and children, conservative, crossdressing, gay slur ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: florida, usa, miami, los angeles, san francisco
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Blame It on the Bellboy (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Mike Lawton, Maurice Horton, and Melvin Orton are three men who come to Venice. One of them is a hit man sent to take out a mobster. Another is a lech looking for a little action with a woman he never met, whom he was set up with. And one of them ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, mistaken identity, hotel, hitman, campaign, comedy of errors, chases and races, switching roles, love and romance, on the run, disorder, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, venice, europe
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40%
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Agent 38-24-36 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this Eduardo Molinaro Spy-Spoof, Anthony Perkins plays a Russian spy sent out to steal sensitive information from NATO about military mobilization. Without much intelligence of his own, the distrusted agent of Soviet intelligence needs all the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, witty, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, party, espionage, unemployment, hidden identity, state affairs, crimes, comedy of errors, undercover, dishonesty, disorder, government agency ...
Time: 60s
Place: russia
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Kiss Me, Guido (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When he discovers his girlfriend having sex with his brother, Frankie (Scotti) decides to head to Manhattan, leaving his Bronx pizza shop forever for the fame and fortune of show business. But before stardom, he needs a place to stay. Looking in the ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, odd couple, mistaken identity, gay, farce, friendship, disorder, couples, gender, showbiz, urban, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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The Ritz (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On his deathbed Carmine Vespucci's father tells him to "get Proclo". With "the hit" on, Gaetano tells a cab driver to take him where Carmine can't find him. He arrives at the Ritz, a gay bathhouse where he is pursued ...
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious
Plot: mistaken identity, farce, gay, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, on the run, hidden identity, aids, hotel, showbiz, gender, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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Too Much Sun (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A multimillionaire, whose son is gay and daughter a lesbian, leaves a will with one clause: His children will inherit his money only if at least one of them produces him a grandchild within a year of his death.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: murder, son, gay, will, church, pregnancy, couples, dishonesty, disorder, deadly, clergy, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills
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The Closet (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man spreads the rumor of his fake homosexuality with the aid of his neighbor, to prevent his imminent firing at his work.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: homosexuality, coming out, accountant, condom, workplace, gossip and rumors, friends, parents and children, workplace intrigue, hidden identity, comedy of errors, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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Happiness Is in the Field (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Francis, the boss of a small plumbing supply company, is harassed by tax collectors, striking employees, and an impossible wife and daughter. His only joy is sharing lunch with his friend Gerard. Then a TV show called "where are you?" ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: missing person, mistaken identity, crumbling marriage, couples, dishonesty, buddies, family problems, disorder, infidelity, hidden identity, small town, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Pink Angels (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Six rough and tumble motor cyclists meet at the side of an empty highway to plan their adventurous excursion cycling to Los Angeles. The burly bunch are Michael (John Alderman), David (Tom Basham), Henry (Bob Bihiller), Arnold (Bruce Kimbal), Eddie ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: transvestism, on the road, police, biker, gender, lifestyle, crimes, gays and lesbians, friends, misfit, gang, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, los angeles
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Merci Dr Rey! (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young phone-sex addict goes to a therapist who herself has died and a psychotic patient is in her place.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, disorder, gender bending, comedy of errors, gender, coming out, parents and children, murder, voyeurism, family relations, farce, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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The Return of the Tall Blond Man (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: With 'little captain' Cambrai raising serious doubts about the reality of the so-called "super spy", Colonel Toulouse kidnaps Christine and forces Francois to play again the character of "The Tall Blond Man with One Black ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: espionage, assassination attempt, secret agent, rivalry, dishonesty, partners, disorder, nothing goes right, goofy hero, chase, investigation, mistaken identity ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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Splitting Heirs (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A member of the English upper class dies, leaving his estate and his business to an American, whom he thinks is his son who was lost as a baby and then found again. An Englishman who thinks he is an Indian comes to believe that he is actually the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, absurd, light ...
Plot: farce, inheritance, dishonesty, disorder, switching roles, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, lawyer, incest, british, indians, mistaken identity ...
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Place: england, london, ireland
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Happy Easter (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chronic serial womanizer Stephane Margelle (Jean-Paul Belmondo) drops his wife Sophie (Marie Laforet) off at the airport so she can go away for Easter weekend. He immediately picks up beautiful young Julie (Sophie Marceau), who has just had a fight ...
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Place: france
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What a Drag (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: witty, humorous, clever, not serious, realistic ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man is mistaken by foreign agents for a defecting cosmonaut and must prove his identity while evading capture.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: mistaken identity, buddies, partners, couples, secret agents, goofy hero, chases and races, heroes, dishonesty, disorder, undercover, best friends ...
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I'm So Excited! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film is an ensemble comedy written and directed by Pedro Almodóvar. When it appears as though the end is in sight, the pilots, flight crew, and passengers of a plane heading to Mexico City look to forget the anguish of the moment and face the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized, absurd ...
Plot: airplane, farce, friends, disorder, strong sexual content, stewardess, gays and lesbians, workplace, drugs/alcohol, confinement indoors, air disaster, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: spain, mexico, new jersey, australia, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Associate (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Laurel Ayres is a businesswoman trying to make it but unfortunately she works at a investment firm where she does all the work but all the senior investors like Frank Peterson grab all the credit. She then leaves and starts her own firm. While ...
Style: clever, realistic, feel good, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: wall street, workplace, racism, sexism, cons and scams, vengeance, disorder, comedy of errors, gender, mistaken identity, farce, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
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Cry of the Cormoran (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Plot: gang, kidnapping, forgery, on the run, farce, gambling, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, crime, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, turkey
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26%
Relax... It's Just Sex (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A mixed group of individuals - lesbian, gays, and heterosexuals who all frequent a local bar struggle to accept each others lifestyles. However when the two gays are attacked and fight back and ultimately rape one of their attackers, the group ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, hiv, gay, romance, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, gays and lesbians, sexual abuse, gender, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, middle east
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Sorority Boys (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends who head the Social Committee in a frat house, called KOK (Kappa Omicron Kappa), are charged with stealing money their fraternity has been saving for a cocktail cruise at the end of the semester, the one that guarantees them a spot at ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: cross dressing, college, student life, hidden identity, sorority, fish out of water, farce, fall in love, comedy of errors, gender bending, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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25%
The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hapless orchestra player becomes an unwitting pawn of rival factions within the French secret service after he is chosen as a decoy by being identified as a super secret agent.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, disorder, parody, farce, goofy hero, mistaken identity, undercover, comedy of errors, heroes, spy, surveillance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Dinner Game (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Each week, Pierre and his friends organize what is called as "un dîner de cons". Everyone brings the dumbest guy he could find as a guest. Pierre thinks his champ -François Pignon- will steal the show.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: french, farce, mistress, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, ambition, misfit, contests and competitions, accountant, comedy of errors, plan gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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True Identity (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to escape from the mob, an African-American man must disguise himself as a white man.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: hitman, crimes, hidden identity, on the run, society, murder, opposites attract, dishonesty, deadly, disorder, mistaken identity, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two brothers who can feel each others' pain and pleasure mess up the French revolution.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, twins, parody, adventure, revolution, rivalry, friends, state affairs, switching roles, siblings relations, escapades, anti heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Gaudi Afternoon (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American abroad finds herself falling in with an eccentric group of fellow expatriates in Spain in this comedy. Cassandra (Judy Davis) is a nomadic American who finds herself stranded in Spain, where she's found temporary work translating ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: translator, mystery, culture clash, lesbian, couple relations, gays and lesbians, missing person, friendship, mistaken identity, family relations, friends, comedy of errors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe, barcelona, barcelona spain, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Maybe... Maybe Not (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Der Bewegte Mann is a German comedy about a heterosexual man, Axel, who is thrown out of his girlfriends home for cheating and ends up moving in with a gay man. Axel learns the advantages of living with gay men even though they are attracted to him ...
Style: sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, gay, farce, pregnancy, friendship, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, romance, fall in love, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, tokyo, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
How to Be a Player (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dray is a young playboy whose only objective in life seems to be to have sex with as many girls as he can without getting caught by his girlfriend Lisa. Dray's sister Jenny and her friend Katrina plan to show him that the way he lives is wrong ...
Style: humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: friends, hip hop, battle of the sexes, infidelity, farce, party, love and romance, lifestyle, feminism, gender, womanizer, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
To Be or Not to Be (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when Poland is invaded by the Germans in World War II. His wife has the habit of entertaining young polish officers while he's on stage, which is also a source of depression to him. When one of ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, entertaining, funny, light ...
Plot: farce, war, disorder, actor, gay, german occupation, world war two, daring rescue, theater, polish, anti heroes, espionage ...
Time: 1930s, 1950s
Place: poland, germany, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Death at a Funeral (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and Aaron's successful younger brother, Ryan, flies in from New ...
Style: not serious, humorous, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: farce, death, eccentric family, family gatherings, dishonesty, presumed dead, death in the family, family problems, disorder, family relations, siblings relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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