Movies like A Chorus of Disapproval

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A Chorus of Disapproval (1989)
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A Chorus of Disapproval (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Guy Jones (Irons) moves to a small British town and joins the local amateur dramatics society as a way to meet people. However he soon finds the drama offstage far outweighs those onstage.
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, realistic, semi serious
Plot: cons and scams, small town, homecoming, contests and competitions, love and romance, artists and showbiz, couples, small town life, dishonesty, lifestyle, actor's life, showbiz, amateur theater, loneliness, death, cheating on husband, immorality, theater, real estate, passionate kiss, director, backstage, stage, scandal, shyness ...
Time: 80s

Most similar movies to A Chorus of Disapproval

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sexy films with plots about love and romance, couples, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, romance, small town and showbiz mostly in Comedy, Drama and Musical genres. Some movies like A Chorus of Disapproval: Cowboys (2013), Bye Bye Birdie (1995), The Dresser (2015), My Name Is Juani (2006), Stepping Out (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 985
Cowboys (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Six men, one woman (and her brother) come together with one goal - to make the play. It would be probably another common story that this theater group is composed of anti-heroes who float lost in time and space, in a town where it seems that the sun ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: theater, misfit, society, showbiz, homecoming, culture clash, small town, small town life, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, social misfits, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 709
Bye Bye Birdie (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Rock-and-roll icon Conrad Birdie is about to go into the Army, and plans are being made to arrange his final going-away concert.
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, teenage life, couples, friends, ambition, love and romance, musician's life, artists and showbiz, performer's life, romance, contests and competitions, americana ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.8
 3K
The Dresser (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One fateful night in a small English regional theatre during World War II a troupe of touring actors stage a production of Shakespeares King Lear. Bombs are falling, sirens are wailing, the curtain is up in an hour but the actor/manager Sir who is ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, touching
Plot: golden years, world war two, boss and employee, aging, friendship, elderly, actor's life, showbiz, personal assistant, illness, theatre production, bittersweet ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
My Name Is Juani (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of women leave their small town and dud boyfriends behind for fun in Madrid.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: friendship, city life, follow your dream, hopes, on the road, lifestyle, friends, society, small town, small town life, couples, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 6.4
 1K
Stepping Out (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Mavis (Liza Minnelli) was a chorus line dancer on Broadway. Just as she was on the verge of getting more prominent roles, she fell in love. Her full-of-himself boyfriend moved them to Buffalo, far from the theater scene. As a musician, he plays with ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Plot: dancer, dancing, power relations, human spirit, church, lifestyle, ambition, underdog, show tunes, performer's life, dancer's life, teachers and students ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Grand Dukes (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three aging and failed comedians, Georges Cox, Victor Vialat and Eddie Carpentier, hit the road again with a lousy production of a lousy play, of course under the worst possible conditions.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, clever, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: aging, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, starting over, on the road, couples, rally, disorder, dishonesty, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.0
 638
The Public Eye (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A strait-laced British banker hires an eccentric private detective to follow his free-spirited American wife, whom he suspects is cheating on him
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, psychological
Plot: private detective, couple relations, crimes, love affair, mystery, dangerous attraction, actor's life, love and romance, workplace romance, dishonesty, couples, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Midwinter's Tale (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Out of work actor Joe volunteers to help try and save his sister's local church for the community by putting on a Christmas production of Hamlet, somewhat against the advice of his agent Margaretta. As the cast he assembles are still available ...
Style: witty, talky, clever, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, actor, play, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, village life, artists and showbiz, silly humor, friends, village, unemployment, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: england, australia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 6.7
 20K
State and Main (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Hollywood Film unit invades a small Vermont town leading to wholesale abandonment of values and virtue. A smart, warm and funny movie - and not just for movie buffs. Tagline: When a film crew came to Waterford, Vermont - They Shot First And Asked ...
Style: talky, humorous, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, film within a film, amateur theater, filmmaking, small town life, americana, love and romance, lifestyle, movie business, showbiz, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new england, vermont, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
All About Actresses (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: While shooting a documentary about all kinds of actresses, the director falls for one of them.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: filmmaking, showbiz, celebrity culture, lifestyle, actor's life, midlife crisis, love and romance, actress, film producer, money, humiliation, film within a film ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: paris france, india, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Boy Friend (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company is forced to understudy for the leading lady at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood director is in the audience scouting for actors to be in his latest ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, stylized, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, couples, filmmaking, ambition, show tunes, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, romance, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 20th century, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Music Man (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Contemporary rethinking of the legendary Broadway musical and 1962 film, updated to reflect a few early twenty-first-century sensibilities: A masterful con artist tries to bilk a staid Midwestern community, with unexpected results.
Style: realistic, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: small town, lifestyle, society, americana, couples, small town life, friends, opposites attract, clergy, romance, cons and scams, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 509
Scorchers (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Bayou La Teche, Louisiana sizzles as the Cajun town celebrates the wedding of Splendid and Dolan. The trouble comes on the wedding night when Splendid is determined to maintain her innocence. On the other side of town Splendids' cousin has her ...
Style: sexual, sexy, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: prostitute, wedding, romance, family gatherings, sexual relations, family life, dishonesty, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, profanity, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Without You I'm Nothing (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sandra Bernhard stars in a studio version of her off-Broadway show, blending re-enactments of the original show's pieces with concept vignettes and 'testimonials' to underscore the relationship between a performer and an audience.
Style: sexy, offbeat, suspense, cynical, witty ...
Plot: media satire, desire for fame, musician's life, lifestyle, showbiz, cabaret, against the odds, gender, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, satire, media ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Handle with Care (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The interlaced stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: small town, radio, small town life, couples, media, family relations, social relations, love triangle, radio show, artists and showbiz, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, nebraska, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.6
 1K
Company (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Following five couples and their friend Robert (Neil Patrick Harris), the perpetual bachelor, Company explores the true meaning of being in a relationship through a series of vignettes. Winner of the 1971 Tony Award for Best Musical, Neil Patrick ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Plot: friends, friendship, bachelor, concert, couple relations, theater, love and romance, artists and showbiz, live performance, love, singing, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dishonesty, friendship, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, love affair, family relations, strong female presence, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
 438
Strange Hearts (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An aging former child star tries to capture the wealth that has always eluded him by latching on to a lucky man while both have their eye on the same girl of their dreams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, manipulation, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, cons and scams, down on your luck, manipulations, love and romance, youth, aging, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Man Who Came to Dinner (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Broadcast of a live performance of the Roundabout Theater Company's 2000 New York revival of the classic Kaufman-Hart comedy, about a famous (and famously acid-tongued) theater critic who is forced to stay in a Midwestern couple's home and ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious
Plot: love and romance, small town, opposites attract, fish out of water, farce, eccentric family, disorder, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, social differences, lifestyle, misfit ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
 5K
Not Cool (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: NOT COOL follows former prom king and college freshman Scott (Shane Dawson) who has just returned home for Thanksgiving break only to be dumped by his eccentric, long-term girlfriend. With his world turned upside down, Scott strikes an unlikely ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, youth, couples, college life, friends, unlikely couple, small town, homecoming, romance, small town life, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 488
Pittsburgh (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jeff Goldblum put his Hollywood actor life on hold to star alongside his new girlfriend in a Pittsburgh regional theater production of The Music Man. Co-directors Bradley and LaBrache tread a surprisingly elegant line between genuine documentary and ...
Style: witty, realistic, semi serious, humorous, talky ...
Plot: relationship vs career, showbiz, lifestyle, actor's life, couples, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, couple relations, hollywood, audition, theater, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Charlotte for Ever (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stan, screeplay writer, had his time of glory in Hollywood. Today, alcoholic with a certain envy for suicide, his only link to life is his daughter, Charlotte.
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: prostitute, family problems, death in the family, love and romance, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, father daughter relationship, female nudity, lesbian, gay slur, teenage girl, small breasts ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 397
The Best Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Incredibly, the bride at the altar falls in love with the best man on first sight, and even though he makes efforts to avoid her infatuation with him, she is determined to annul her marriage and marry the best man. And although she is able to ...
Style: sexy, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wedding, new year, romance, small town, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, small town life, couples, new year's eve, businessman ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1920s
Place: italy, new jersey, tokyo, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 3.8
 149
Mr. Write (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Aspiring writer (with no talent) gets a job on a TV commercial, falls for an advertising executive.
Style: witty, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: writer's life, artists and showbiz, romance, nothing goes right, down on your luck, love and romance, opposites attract, love triangle, lifestyle, disorder, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
When Life Was Good (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brooklyn flies home to surprise her boyfriend on his birthday, but immediately changes her mind upon arrival and decides to hide out for the summer with her friend Faith. Faith lives with Casey and with relationship problems of their own, the couple ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sexy ...
Plot: youth, homecoming, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, career, young adult, relationships, unhappiness, ensemble, improv
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vancouver, new york, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Change of Seasons (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Marriage takes a sour turn when a middle-aged husband falls for a young and sexy woman. Things get even more complicated when his wife starts a hot affair with a young lover of her own.
Style: sexy, sexual, touching, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: midlife crisis, love triangle, jacuzzi, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, love and romance, love affair, romance, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, college, looking for love ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
School for Seduction (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An Italian temptress arrives at a school in Newcastle to teach a group of Geordies about the art of romance.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: femme fatale, battle of the sexes, couples, power relations, unlikely couple, romance, small town, seduction, strong female presence, love and romance, domestic disturbance, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Lisbela and the Prisoner (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lisbela is a young woman who loves going to the movies. Leléu is a con man, going from town to town selling all sort of things and performing as master of ceremonies for some cheesy numbers, such as the woman who gets transformed into a gorilla. He ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: hitman, cuckold, love and romance, couples, fall in love, cons and scams, danger, romance, brazilian, crimes, infidelity, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Hullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's Pictures (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This lighthearted romp through Royal India presents a world of Maharajas, palaces, imperiled art objects, and the foreign collectors who will stop at nothing to possess them. Peggy Ashcroft and Larry Pine star as two rapacious art collectors who ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: forgery, friendship, palaces castles and temples, friends, artists and showbiz, manipulation, bank, ambition, voyeurism, couples, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Making Mr. Right (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eddie, a poor street conman, has his 'guess in which briefcase' trick ruined by Manhattan lifestyle magazine deputy editor Hallie Galloway. Due to a bet with her boss, she must transform Eddie into a dashingly eligible bachelor for a ...
Style: semi serious, sexual, sexy, realistic, humorous
Plot: couples, dishonesty, eligible bachelor, power relations, fall in love, love and romance, romance, cons and scams, dinner, theft, smuggling, woman with glasses ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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