Movies like The Phantom of Morrisville

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The Phantom of Morrisville (1966)
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The Phantom of Morrisville (1966)
Original name: Fantom Morrisvillu
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Česká filmová parodie na brakové sešitové romány odehrávající se v ponurých šlechtických sídlech plných tajných chodeb, intrik a dávných tajemství. Příběh se "odehrává" v pražském Smetanově divadle, kde si během představení Bizetovy Carmen málo vytížený hudebník čte šestákový román, který má ukrytý mezi notami a prožívá s jeho hrdinou, Sirem Hanibalem Morrisem, neuvěřitelné dobrodružství. Dobrodruh Manuel Diaz je těsně před popravou osvobozen z cely smrti svými kumpány, Dixim, Mikim a Drummondem. Vypraví se do zámku Morrisville, kde se chystá svatba Sira Hanibala s krásnou Clarence. Nikdo z přítomných netuší, že krásná nevěsta dosud je Diazovou manželkou...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: investigation, dog, prison, parody, fight, prison escape, musician, avenger, wedding, tiger, criminal, journalist, castle, maze, wine, aristocrat, fiancee, investigator, catacomb, theater, doctor, elevator, chase, on the run, nobleman ...

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Most similar movies to The Phantom of Morrisville

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, cult film, psychotronic and absurd films with plots about chase, investigation, murder, parody, crimes, farce and police investigation mostly in Comedy, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like The Phantom of Morrisville: A Shot in the Dark (1964), Dinner for Adele (1978), Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978), The End of Agent W4C (1967), Waiter, Scarper! (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Shot in the Dark (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Shot in the Dark is the second and more successful film from the Pink Panther film series where both animated and real life sequences are mixed. A cult classic from Blake Edwards based on the play L’Idiot by Marcel Achard and Harry Kurnitz.
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: murder, farce, investigation, maid, butler, who done it, mystery, crime, crimes, bug, frame up, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dinner for Adele (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When the famous detective Nick Carter visits Prague, he becomes involved in strange case of a missing dog and even stranger carnivorous plant. He becomes convinced that he is standing against his greatest enemy - the Gardener, who supposedly died ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film, ambiguous ending
Plot: parody, violin, pet, crying, eccentric man, naive girl, missing dog, legend, cigarette holder, aristocrat, playing violin, visitor ...
Time: 1900s
Place: prague czech republic, czechoslovakia, central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world (and Charles Dreyfus) believe when a dead body is discovered in Clouseau's car after being shot off the road. Naturally, Clouseau knows differently, and taking advantage ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Plot: farce, police detective, presumed dead, crime, crimes, investigation, comedy of errors, working undercover, bug, danger, goofy hero, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The End of Agent W4C (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The invincible agent Cyril Juan Borguette alias W4C has been assigned a mission to go to a hotel in Prague, get hold of a saltcellar with a plan for the military exploitation of Venus hidden in it, and hand it over to the beautiful agent Alice. He ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film, absurd, dark humor
Plot: employer employee relationship, murder, listening device, parody, hiding place, obese man, dead body in swimming pool, hotel room, female spy, talking to a dog, spy, cleaning lady ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Waiter, Scarper! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It is the story of a man who had financial troubles. He was married several times and had to pay for several kids. He wanted to earn some extra money by playing in a cafe. But one drunken guest supposes he is a waiter and pays his bill to him. So ...
Style: cult film
Plot: wet clothes, fake identity, pub, lie, bookstore, seductive behavior, on the run, visitor, stolen money, husband wife relationship, foot chase, pretending to be someone else ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Private Eyes (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Don Knotts and Tim Conway star in The Private Eyes, a 1980 comedy about two bumbling detectives solving a murder. It's an impressively incompetent affair. Every ancient joke falls with a muffled thud as Knotts and Conway ham their way through ...
Style: humorous, not serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, murder, heiress, investigation, mystery, police investigation, supernatural, chase, heroes, law enforcement, private detective, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, england, europe, london, scotland yard
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You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be artificial body in the shape of actress Evelina Keleti ...
Style: absurd, dark humor, cult film, experimental, psychotronic
Plot: switching bodies, fictitious kingdom, newspaper headline, sarcasm, poetic justice, gunshot, accidental death, sunglasses, car chase, army, wish fulfillment, pretending to be dead ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Girl Fit to Be Killed (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The waitress Gita from the hotel "Bobí vrch" approaches her lover who has not left his wife yet and gives him an ultimatum: if he does not do all according to her wish, she will announce to the police his machinations with foreign ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: accidental death, chalet, hotel, doctor, border, kitchen, waiter, receptionist, restaurant, evidence, money, post office ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Slacker Maurice Fadinar wasted his whole inheritance and the only way out of this situation, as it seems, to marry Helen Nonankur - daughter of a wealthy farmer. At the last meeting with his mistress in a nearby forest Fadinar's horse eats ...
Plot: groom, virginity, lack of money, awkward situation, officer, debt, singer, straw hat, locked door, aristocrat, farce, party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Four Murders Are Enough, Darling (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two criminal gangs are ruthlessly fighting for a 1-million dollar check that, purely by chance, got into the flat of shy high school teacher George Camel. As the number of victims sharply increases, Camel is mistakenly regarded as a mass murderer ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic, psychedelic
Plot: co worker co worker relationship, hit in the face, breaking the fourth wall, blood splatter, visit, multiple deaths, satire, soap, gunfight, stabbed in the back, impersonation, disguise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A middle-aged couple suspects foul play when their neighbor's wife suddenly drops dead.
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: investigation, murder, marital problem, blackmail, amateur detective, neighbor, mystery, crimes, love affair, jazz, verbal byplay, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Harry Crumb is a bumbling and inept private investigator who is hired to solve the kidnapping of a young heiress which he's not expected to solve because his employer is the mastermind behind the kidnapping.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, kidnapping, disappearance, investigation, cons and scams, family business, missing person, mistaken identity, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Student Bodies (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Director Mickey Rose's zany send-up of teen slasher flicks features a maniacal psycho known as the Breather (played by Jerry Belson), who stalks –and murders– promiscuous students at a suburban high school. The fanatical killer's ...
Style: horror spoof, humorous, not serious, dark humor, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, serial killer, slasher, murder, investigation, psychopath, high school, gory, mystery, deadly, crimes, danger ...
Time: 80s
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The Cat and the Canary (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: British remake of the classic comedy thriller play. A group of potential heirs gather in a forbidding old house to learn which of them will inherit a fortune. Later, they learn that a flesh-rending maniac is loose.
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
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Time: 70s, year 1934, hollywood star, 1900s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Weekend Murders (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A large family meet at the family estate for the reading of their father's will. Each expects to be the recipient of a tidy sum, but apart from the local constable and a few other small awards to the help, the entire estate goes to the favorite ...
Style: psychotronic
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The Mysterious Castle in the Carpathians (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In 1897, in a castle near the town of Werewolfville in the Carpithians, a slightly deranged Professor Orfanik experiments with his new inventions which include, even at this early date, television and a film camera. He is also an obsessed opera fan, ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film, fairy tale
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Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Pogue is a private eye with a problem: every morning when he wakes up, he has total amnesia, waking up with a 'blank slate'. Since he is in the middle of a hot investigation and has a developing romance, this is less than convenient.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, twists and turns, melancholic ...
Plot: private detective, memory loss, gangsters, goofy hero, partners, law enforcement, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, amnesia, betrayal, justice ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, santa monica california, california, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Hubert the Smart Boy (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Titulní hrdina komediálního filmu je typický žižkovský frajer. S chytrostí a šarmem si vyřizuje otevřené účty s policejním inspektorem Mourkem, který ho chce stůj co stůj dostat do kriminálu. Jenže Fešák Hubert unikne z každé ...
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Time: 1920s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A vicious serial sex killer is on the loose, and landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect, thanks to his unfortunate habit of getting caught in compromising situations (for which there is always a totally innocent ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: mistaken identity, farce, murder, serial killer, odd couple, police investigation, vicious, disorder, couples, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Big Wash (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sickened to see his students always sleeping in class, a teacher with a colleague and an anarchist start a war against the television. They climbed on Paris roofs to coat the T.V. antennas with a special product cutting the signal reception.
Plot: police operation, typing, radio, male in bathtub, pub, naked in public, absurd humor, repairman, drinking from the bottle, secret mission, balcony, bound and gagged ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Joachim, Put It in the Machine (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sincere provincial young man, Frantisek Koudelka leaves to work in Prague. For the trip he buys a computer made horoscope with biorhythms charts, marked according to his date of birth, there are trappy, precarious, unsuccessful and even critical ...
Style: psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: idiotic, not serious, humorous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dogwoman: Dead Dog Walking (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Story: Margaret O'Halloran is a dog trainer with a unique talent and a nose for a mystery. Now an old lady has been savaged to death, her faithful dog is the prime suspect. But Margaret smells a murderer of the two legged variety.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: satire, dog, private detective, false accusation, deception, intrigue, insecurity, murder, disfigured face, blood, split personality, embezzlement ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Betty Lou is a librarian in a very small town. Her husband is a police detective who takes her for granted. Betty Lou is the ultimate mouse. After a gangland figure is mysteriously murdered in town, Betty Lou finds the murder weapon, but can't ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, sexy ...
Plot: murder, librarian, small town, police investigation, crime, crimes, law enforcement, amateur detective, investigation, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, manipulations ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Wonders (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Israel
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Avi Nesher's new film tracks the complex relationship between a Jerusalem Graffiti artist and a mysterious modern day prophet who is imprisoned in an abandoned apartment across the Artist's window.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, witty, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: investigation, lifestyle, mystery, mysterious character, amateur detective, society, religions or cults, artists and showbiz, supernatural power, rabbi, private detective, intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Inspector Clouseau disappears, and the Surete wants the world's second best detective to look for him. However, Clouseau's enemy, Dreyfus, rigs the Surete's computer to select, instead, the world's WORST detective, NYPD Sgt. ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, missing person, undercover, assassination attempt, jewel thief, robbery, master criminal, law enforcement, crimes, nothing goes right, police investigation, partners ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: new york, usa, paris france, france, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Get Charlie Tully (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Charlie Tully and womanising Reggie Peek con two rich Italians out of £500,000 but during their flight out Charlie is arrested for coning an American and a dog. Reggie stores the money in a Swiss Bank and after Charlie is released is about to tell ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: on the run, heist, crime, love affair, bank, cons and scams, chases and races, criminal heroes, dishonesty, chase, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, rome italy, europe, england, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Dark and Stormy Night (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the 1930s the family of old Sinas Cavinder, gathered for the reading of his will, find themselves being murdered by a mysterious phantom while two rival reporters compete for the story.
Style: not serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, offbeat
Plot: ghost, parody, murder, dark and stormy night, mystery, mysterious character, crimes, who done it, deadly, characters killed one by one, old dark house, seance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Incredibly Sad Princess (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, cult film
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By the Pricking of My Thumbs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Beresfords investigate mysterious deaths at an old people's home.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, surreal, talky ...
Plot: investigation, mystery, retirement home, amateur detective, who done it, couple relations, crimes, odd couple, amateur sleuth, cemetery, suicide, poison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%