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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: 95 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: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, treasure hunt, treasure, adventure, crimes, ship, ocean or sea, friends, partners, adventurer, obsessive quest, bet, map, danger, farce, buddies, escapades, disorder, reluctant partners, silly humor, fistfight, fight, gang, soldier, sun ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, realistic and not serious films with plots about disorder, farce, adventure, escapades, crimes, partners and danger mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Keep Your Hands Off the Island: Crime Busters (1977), I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979), All the Way Boys (1972), Romancing the Stone (1984), Go for It (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crime Busters (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 115 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: exciting, humorous, not serious, entertaining, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, police, criminal heroes, heist, police investigation, odd couple, misfit, chases and races, partners against crime, heroes, gangsters, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: animal, animals, partners, animal life, adventure, save the day, reluctant partners, siblings relations, odd couple, family relations, disorder, hunter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
All the Way Boys (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, airplane, fish out of water, adventure, treasure hunt, partners, disorder, buddies, dishonesty, chaos and mayhem, cons and scams, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: exciting, feel good, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: jungle, unlikely couple, adventure, treasure hunt, opposites attract, escapades, map, gem, danger, stranded, romance, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, central america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 9K
Go for It (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 104 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: exciting, humorous, not serious, eurospy
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: odd couple, mistaken identity, parody, fistfight, cia, crimes, adventure, save the day, escapades, secret agents, chases and races, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Trinity: Gambling for High Stakes (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 115 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: realistic, not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gambling, cons and scams, crime, family relations, step siblings, heroes, working undercover, farce, disorder, buddies, fighting crime, partners ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: farce, horse, cons and scams, adventure, disorder, dishonesty, going straight, custody, mistaken identity, renegades, hopes, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, italy, europe, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: brawl, fistfight, farce, clergy, escapades, adventure, disorder, dishonesty, fighting the system, society, rebelliousness, satire ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colombia, latin america, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, saga, exciting, not serious, cult movie cast ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, sea, parody, farce, adventure, danger, disorder, buddies, partners, escapades, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, gang, heist, law enforcement, disorder, crime, confined, gangsters, crime gone awry, kidnapping, crimes, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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
Plot: pirate, adventure, treasure hunt, ocean or sea, battles, pirate ship, rivalry, ship, map, danger, daring rescue, escapades ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 90K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, 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, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, treasure, adventurer, treasure hunter, obsessive quest, adventure, escapades, danger, car chase, good versus evil, tyrant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, nigeria, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Watch Out, We're Mad (1974)
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, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, bumper car, hitman, car accident, crime boss, truck driver, criminal heroes, gangsters, chases and races, crimes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, crime, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, reluctant partners, babies and infants, partners against crime, farce, friends, martial arts, car chase, unlikely partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 7K
Banana Joe (1982)
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
Plot: crimes, good versus evil, urban, fish out of water, gambling, dishonesty, disorder, village, ship, misfit, casino, supportive spouse ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, africa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Flatfoot in Egypt (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heroes, silly humor, missing person, danger, partners, law enforcement, escapades, crime, crimes, fistfight, prosecution ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mad Mission 3: Our Man from Bond Street (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 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: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, criminal heroes, secret agents, crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, crimes, chases and races, goofy hero, silly humor, chase, car chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, adventurer, obsessive quest, adventure, heroic mission, partners against crime, crimes, daring rescue, criminal heroes, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Detective K: Secret of the Lost Island (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A detective investigates a forgery ring in historical Korea. In the 19th year of Jeonjo’s reign, Kim Min, Joseon’s top detective, who used to be a King’s secret messenger, has been banished to a remote island for some unclear reasons. The only ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, private detective, adventure, escapades, mystery, missing person, island, partners, track down, crimes, martial arts, forgery ...
Time: 18th century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, tough law enforcer, chases and races, reluctant partners, criminal heroes, goofy hero, crime, buddies, master criminal, disorder, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Search Party (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two oafs must rescue their stranded pal in Mexico.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, farce, escapades, friends, drugs/alcohol, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor, twentysomething life, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Twelve Chairs (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 159 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, cynical ...
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, con artists, partners, crimes, furniture, jewelry, adventure, escapades, cons and scams, improv, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: russia, soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, puppets, family, rescue, heroes, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Mad Mission Part 2: Aces Go Places (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 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, odd couple, silly humor, farce, gang, goofy hero, tough law enforcer, crimes, track down, buddies, master criminal, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.6
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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: soldier, friendship, comedy of errors, danger, gang, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battles, battle, village, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
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Dudes (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in this lighthearted road movie. Along the way, they enlist the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: punk, road trip, obsessive quest, on the road, mentally unstable, misfit, injustice, fish out of water, love triangle, buddies, partners, punk rock ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, utah, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, family outing, teens, boys' night, girls' night ...
Plot: adventurer, treasure hunt, love and romance, novelist, couple relations, escapades, lifestyle, writer's life, treasure, woman in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dictator ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
You Can't Win 'Em All (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two former U.S. Army soldiers, Adam Dyer and Josh Corey, join a band of Turkish mercenaries in 1922 Turkey whom are hired by Osman Bey, a local governor, to escort his three daughters to Smyran and to protect a gold shipment that is to accompany ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, buddy movie
Plot: airplane, soldier, battles, escapades, danger, treasure hunt, intrigue, heist, officers and cadets, heroes, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 4K
Not My Day (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Banker Till (Axel Stein) is kidnapped during a bank robbery, he has the time of his life...
Style: exciting, not serious, realistic, humorous, suspense
Plot: confined, disorder, crime gone awry, crimes, crime, danger, hostages, escapades, hostage, bank robber, german abroad, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, pirate, adventurer, heroes, adventure, escapades, deathtrap, disorder, secret place, danger, world spanning, revolver ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1919, 1900s, year 1918
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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