Movies like Keep Your Hands Off the Island

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Keep Your Hands Off the Island (1981)
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Keep Your Hands Off the Island (1981)
Original name: Chi trova un amico trova un tesoro
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Alan gets a map to some war treasure which the Japanese army left behind on a small Pacific island at the end of World War II. But some gangsters try to steal the map from him and so he hides on Charlie's boat which just leaves the harbor. He manipulates the ship's compass so that Charlie is not aware that he is sailing to the treasure island. But when they step on the island, they discover that it is not as abandoned as they believed: there are some natives - and a Japanese soldier still defending the treasure
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, not serious, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, treasure, fistfight, treasure hunt, adventure, ship, ocean, map, friends, crimes, bet, adventurer, escapades, partners, disorder, silly humor, farce, buddies, obsessive quest, reluctant partners, sea, fight, gang, soldier, sailboat ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean

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Most similar movies to Keep Your Hands Off the Island

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, realistic and not serious films with plots about disorder, escapades, farce, friends, adventure, buddies and partners mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Keep Your Hands Off the Island: I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979), Crime Busters (1977), All the Way Boys (1972), Romancing the Stone (1984), Go for It (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don't like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by beating the hell out of him and his gang, left and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: animals, adventure, save the day, partners, siblings relations, reluctant partners, odd couple, disorder, family relations, fight, hunter, animal life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa
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Crime Busters (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An attempted robbery turns to be an unexpected recruitment when two unemployed men mistakenly break into a police office instead of a store.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, police, criminal heroes, heist, law enforcement, odd couple, partners against crime, misfit, buddies, gangsters, gang, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
All the Way Boys (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The "Trinity" crew makes another modern era film. Plata and Salud are pilots ditching aircraft for insurance money. They wind up crashing for real in the jungles of South America. The plot involves "Mr. Big", who is buying the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, airplane, fish out of water, adventure, partners, treasure hunt, cons and scams, chaos and mayhem, disorder, buddies, odd couple, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her ...
Style: feel good, exciting, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: unlikely couple, treasure hunt, jungle, adventure, escapades, opposites attract, map, gem, stranded, romance, chase, treasure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, south america, latin america, central america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Go for It (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mason is driving a truck when he takes on his lorry Rosco a hitchhiker. Traffic police stop them for a control but they are confused for two robbers. They manage to escape in a very strange way from this situation, but just to fall in a worse one. ...
Style: parody, not serious, exciting, humorous, eurospy
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: odd couple, truck, mistaken identity, fistfight, cia, mad scientist, crimes, save the day, on the run, race against time, escapades, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, italy, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Turn the Other Cheek (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two missionaries (Bud Spencer and Terence Hill) come into conflict with the authorities when they turn their missionary into a parrot farm. The Bishop of Maracaibo calls them his 'black sheep' and the Monsignore has been called to check on ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, buddy comedy
Plot: fistfight, brawl, satire, farce, disorder, dishonesty, escapades, rebellion, society, fighting the system, clergy, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, colombia, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Trinity: Gambling for High Stakes (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Sport
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This movie is about a navy Lieutenant named Johnny Firpo who is ordered to work with the Miami Police force to help stop a gang of crooked card sharks. He needs the help of a pro gambler-now retired named Charlie Firpo. Charlie won't help ...
Style: exciting, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gambling, police detective, disorder, family relations, step siblings, cons and scams, working undercover, farce, partners against crime, heroes, partners, gang ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
They Call Me Renegade (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While on his travel across the Southwestern United States, with his Jeep CJ Renegade and his chestnut colt named Joe Brown, Luke meets Matt, son of a friend of his, Moose, who is in jail. Moose asks Luke to take care of Matt, and to help him to take ...
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: farce, horse, disorder, custody, cons and scams, mistaken identity, renegade, adventure, going straight, lone wolves, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, usa, europe, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Yellowbeard (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim's Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to ...
Style: humorous, parody, saga, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, sea, farce, adventure, silly humor, rescue, race against time, partners, rivalry, buddies, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Firewalker (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A pair of adventurers try to track down an ancient Aztec/Mayan/Egyptian/Apache horde of gold.
Style: buddy comedy, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending, one man show
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle, adventurer, treasure hunt, soldier, disguise, woman in danger, human sacrifice, bar fight, sarcasm, voodoo, gold ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Trinity: Good Guys and Bad Guys (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caught was released from jail. He immediately went to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, gang, disorder, friendship, heist, crime gone awry, partners, dishonesty, confined, crimes, gangsters, missing person ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Sahara (2005)
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Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure ...
Style: exciting, buddy comedy, entertaining, scenic, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, desert, obsessive quest, treasure hunter, adventure, archaeology, escapades, good versus evil, explorer, tyrant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cutthroat Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Morgan Adams and her slave, William Shaw, are on a quest to recover the three portions of a treasure map. Unfortunately, the final portion is held by her murderous uncle, Dawg. Her crew is skeptical of her leadership abilities, so she must complete ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, light ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 17th century, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a tied 1st place in a local stunt race, two drivers start a contest to decide who of them will own the prize, a dune buggy. But when a mobster destroys the car, they are determined to get it back.
Style: buddy movie, semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat
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Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Aces Go Places IV: You Never Die Twice (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, New Zealand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Baldy and King Kong shuttle between New Zealand and Hong Kong to recover a hi-tech prism that can impart superhuman powers.
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bud Spencer plays Banana Joe, a brawny yet friendly man who lives in a small rainforest village called Amantido with a huge number of his own children and regularly delivers bananas to a South American river port (hence his name). One day, the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, buddy movie, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Time: 80s
Place: latin america, egypt, africa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Flatfoot in Egypt (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Police Commissioner Rizzo, Bigfoot (Piedone by nickname) and Marshal Caputo go to Egypt and look for Professor Cerullo, who is missing. The professor has discovered an insect that can smell where oil is and lots of criminals are interested in it. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, silly humor, escapades, heroes, crimes, partners, law enforcement, missing person, prosecution, investigation, fistfight, police commissioner ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mad Mission 3: Our Man from Bond Street (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A master thief is duped by lookalikes for James Bond and the Queen of England into stealing a valuable gem from a heavily guarded location then must help the police recover it.
Style: exciting, not serious, realistic, humorous, parody
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Treasure of the Peacock's Eye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Finds Indy vagabonding around the South Pacific on a treasure hunt for a fabled lost diamond. The war in Europe ends but a new adventure begins for Indy when a mysterious man's dying words, "The eye of the peacock!" send him and Remy ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
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Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Wilder is thrust back into a world of murder, chases, foreign intrigue... and love. This time out she's duped by a duplicitous Arab dignitary who brings her to the Middle East, ostensibly to write a book about his life. Of course he's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, couple relations, love and romance, archaeologist, novelist, escapades, lifestyle, writer's life, woman in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, treasure ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Twelve Chairs (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A former aristocrat Ippolit Vorobyaninov leads a miserable life in Soviet Russia. His mother-in-law reveals a secret to him - she hid family diamonds in one of the twelve chairs they once had. Vorobyaninov in cooperation with a young con artist ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, exciting, clever ...
Plot: treasure, con artists, partners, treasure hunt, cons and scams, crimes, escapades, adventure, gem, rivalry, improv, jewelry ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After telling the story of Flint's last journey to young Jim Hawkins, Billy Bones has a heart attack and dies just as Jim and his friends are attacked by pirates. The gang escapes into the town where they hire out a boat and crew to find the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, not serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: puppet, treasure hunt, island, young heroes, treasure, pirate, adventure, home invasion, family, heroes, escapades, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ring of the Musketeers (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Modern day "Musketeers" attempt to become protectors of the inocent. While the biking trio rescue kindnapped children, guard witnesses, and chase mafia types, they also seek the missing fourth musketeer, who wears the famous ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, heroic mission, partners against crime, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest, animal life, criminal heroes, intrigue, heroes, daring rescue ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two oafs must rescue their stranded pal in Mexico.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, buddies, escapades, silly humor, disorder, friends, farce, sexual content, twentysomething life, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Pirates of the Great Salt Lake (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kirk Redgrave and Flint Weaver met only three weeks ago. But that hasn't stopped them from becoming the greatest pirates the Great Salt Lake has ever known. Still, pirate life isn't all that it's cracked up to be. For Kirk, it's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, escapades, friends, buddies, rivalry, ocean, rebelliousness, curses spells and rituals, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.5
 588
Bindlestiffs (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three high school virgins, suspended from school on a bogus graffiti charge, flee to the inner city in an attempt to live out the plot of The Catcher in the Rye - a book they neither have read nor understand. BINDLESTIFFS documents their struggles ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of virginity, rebellion, rebelliousness, teenage life, buddies, escapades, youth, friends, disorder, city life, looking for sex, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 11K
Delta Farce (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, absurd, entertaining, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, soldier, friendship, gang, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battles, village, desert, adventure, weapons ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two friends who own an investment firm turn to a policeman friend for help when they are framed for robbery by a gang of antiquities smugglers.
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, car chase, disorder, silly humor, farce, master criminal, buddies, chase, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, goofy hero, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mad Mission Part 2: Aces Go Places (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An assassin called Filthy Harry is hired by a shady figure and charged with killing the heroes. The men are framed twice for different robberies by King Kong's new girlfriend, nearly committed to a mental hospital by their devious boss, and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, farce, silly humor, car chase, disorder, friends, heist, gang, odd couple, crimes, partners against crime, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Where the #$&% Is Santa? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the midst of a trip to Finland to find the perfect Christmas gift for his wife, Missy, skateboarding superstar MTV personality Bam Margera is struck by inspiration to find the elusive Santa clause.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: silly humor, disorder, friends, buddies, escapades, farce, prank, christmas, north pole, santa claus, trick, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%