Movies like Father Goose

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Father Goose (1964)
 7.3
 11K
Father Goose (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: During World War II South Sea beachcomber Walter Eckland is persuaded to spy on planes passing over his island. He gets more than he bargained for as schoolteacher Catherine Frenau arrives on the run from the Japanese with her pupils in tow!
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, exciting, realistic, semi serious, sexy, light, clever, romantic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: island, world war two, radio, romance, adventure, war, airplane, rescue, love and romance, fall in love, couples, isolation, escapades, opposites attract, lifesaver, battle of the sexes, verbal byplay, air disaster, u.s. navy, navy, stranded, imaginary friend, boat, jungle, wedding ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 40s
Place: pacific ocean, san francisco, germany

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Most similar movies to Father Goose

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about romance, love and romance, culture clash, dialogue, catastrophe, runaway and mentor mostly in Comedy, Romance and Adventure genres. Some movies like Father Goose: Six Days Seven Nights (1998), That Touch of Mink (1962), Hell in the Pacific (1968), Romancing the Stone (1984), The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Six Days Seven Nights (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Quinn, a grouchy pilot living the good life in the South Pacific, agrees to transfer a savvy fashion editor, Robin, to Tahiti, he ends up stranded on a deserted island with her after their plane crashes. The pair avoid each other at first, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: survival, island, stranded, initially antagonists, jungle, adventure, love and romance, opposites attract, fall in love, air disaster, battle of the sexes, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: hawaii, usa, tahiti, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
That Touch of Mink (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich businessman and a young woman are attracted to each other, but he only wants an affair while she wants to save her virginity for marriage.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, unemployment, romance, idealism, couples, unlikely couple, love and romance, opposites attract, hopes, silly humor, love triangle, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, baltimore, manhattan new york city, new york yankees ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Hell in the Pacific (1968)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During World War II, a shot-down American pilot and a marooned Japanese navy captain find themselves stranded on the same small uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean. Following war logic, each time the crafty Japanese devises something useful, he ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: island, war, world war two, pilot, survival, adventure, human spirit, friendship, u.s. air force, military life, soldier, military ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: pacific ocean, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ⇓
40%
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The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WWII, it is a propaganda nightmare for the allies. The generals are all 1 star and refuse to take orders from each other in order to plan an escape. Harry Frigg is a private who has escaped from the ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: world war two, escape, countess, disorder, troublemaker, daring rescue, adventure, hidden identity, dishonesty, heroes, escapades, soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: italy, tunisia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.7
 952
South Pacific (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: During World War II in the South Pacific love is found between a young nurse, Nellie Forbush (Glenn Close) and an older French plantation owner, Emile de Becque (Rade Serbedzija). The war is tearing them apart.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, feel good, semi serious
Plot: world war two, couples, couple relations, fall in love, unfulfilled love, wartime life, island, military life, love and romance, romance, battle of the sexes, father daughter relationship ...
Place: polynesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 10K
Avanti! (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A successful businessman goes to Italy to arrange for the return of his tycoon-father's body only to discover dad died with his mistress of long standing.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: romance, family problems, opposites attract, nothing goes right, love affair, island, couples, disorder, unlikely couple, fall in love, death in the family, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Walk Don't Run (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: British industrialist Sir William Rutland - "Bill" to his friends - is in Tokyo on a business trip during the time of the Summer Olympic Games there in 1964. Having actually arrived in Tokyo two days before his original planned arrival, he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, olympics, matchmaking, embassy, romance, infidelity, social differences, love and romance, opposites attract, contests and competitions, athlete's life, couples ...
Time: 60s, year 1964
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Donovan's Reef (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 'Guns' Donovan prefers carousing with his pals Doc Dedham and 'Boats' Gilhooley, until Dedham's high-society daughter Amelia shows up in their South Seas paradise.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, scenic, entertaining ...
Plot: half sister, romance, priest, island, clergy, siblings relations, parents and children, comedy of errors, family relations, mistaken identity, missing person, friends ...
Time: 60s
Place: hawaii, boston, polynesia, usa, pacific ocean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.8
 15K
Love Wrecked (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a Caribbean cruise, Jenny (Bynes) is marooned on a beach with her rock and roll idol. Deliriously in love with the idea of time alone with him, she manages to hide the fact that they're a stone's throw away from their resort.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: resort, teenage love, love triangle, adventure, shipwreck, island, lie, marooned, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, stranded, escapades, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Wedding Date (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With the wedding of her younger sister fast approaching, Kat Ellis faces the undesirable prospect of traveling alone to London for the ceremony. While this is bad enough, Jeffrey, the man who left her as they moved closer to marriage, happens to be ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sentimental, light, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, wedding, love and romance, fall in love, opposites attract, looking for love, love story, unlikely couple, couples, disorder, hidden identity, gigolo ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, united kingdom, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
One Crazy Summer (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, nothing goes right, youth, buddies, island, disorder, love and romance, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Americanization of Emily (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the build-up to D-Day in 1944, the British found their island hosting many thousands of American soldiers who were "oversexed, overpaid, and over here". That's Charlie Madison exactly; he knows all the angles to make life as ...
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: anti war, world war two, military, d day, mental illness, naval officer, love affair, war, romance, love and romance, soldier, battle of the sexes ...
Place: london, france, england, europe, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Return to the Blue Lagoon (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In this sequel to the 1980 classic, two children are stranded on a beautiful island in the South Pacific. With no adults to guide them, the two make a simple life together and eventually become tanned teenagers in love.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, melancholic, sexual ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: island, tropical island, adventure, love affair, survival, romance, love and romance, ocean, exploring sexuality, teenager, coming of age, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s, victorian era, 19th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Move Over, Darling (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three years into their loving marriage, with two infant daughters at home in Los Angeles, Nicholas Arden and Ellen Wagstaff Arden are on a plane that goes down in the South Pacific. Although most passengers manage to survive the incident, Ellen ...
Style: humorous, clever, stylized, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: island, honeymoon, homecoming, rescue, family relations, stranded, judge, desert, air disaster, couple relations, ocean, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Pursuit of Happiness (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An advertising executive fails to realize that the woman of his dreams is his best friend since first grade, now married to his cheating co-worker.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: advertising executive, friendship, romance, midlife crisis, looking for love, obsessive quest, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, best friends, infidelity, relationships, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Russians Are Coming! The Russians Are Coming! (1966)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Without hostile intent, a Soviet sub runs aground off New England. Men are sent for a boat, but many villagers go into a tizzy, risking bloodshed.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: submarine, island, cold war, culture clash, hostage, espionage, satire, friendship, nothing goes right, heroes, misfit, goofy hero ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, russia, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Much Ado About Nothing (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic comedy about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love affair, matchmaking, verbal byplay, comedy of errors, opposites attract, manipulation, love and romance, battle of the sexes, estate, couples, arranged marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: sicily, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Rockin' Meera (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An upcoming hip-hop band from San Francisco makes the journey into the depths of modern Hindustan. They clash with a feisty Prince for the prized catch: Meera, a bold dusky beauty. The comic adventure unfolds in the jaws of a raging tiger, raining ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, forbidden love, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, couples, friends, romance, music band, love and romance, society, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Little Romance (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young American girl and a young French boy meet in Paris and fall in love, with the assistance of an old man and his stories.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, missing child, teenage girl, teen angst, romance, bittersweet, family problems, couples, hopes, fugitives, young lovers, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, venice, france, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 12K
Forget Paris (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, touching, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, basketball, referee, romance, couple relations, couples, family problems, friends, unlikely couple, love and romance, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Perfect Plan (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Successful woman in love tries to break her family curse of every first marriage ending in divorce, by dashing to the alter with a random stranger before marrying her boyfriend.
Style: feel good, light, semi serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: fake marriage, couple relations, escapades, love and romance, love affair, adventure, love, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, obsessive quest, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kenya, europe, france, copenhagen, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 15K
Mediterraneo (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Greek Sea, World War II. An Italian ship leaves a handful of soldiers in a little island; their mission is to spot enemy ships and to hold the island in case of attack. The village of the island seems abandoned and there isn't a single enemy in ...
Style: touching, captivating, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, island, friendship, soldier, greek island, italian army, war, culture clash, anti war, nudity (full frontal - brief), greek, disorder ...
Time: post world war two
Place: italy, greece, europe, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 13K
Hatari! (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos. Will the arrival of a female wildlife photographer change their ways?
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: chase, giraffe, safari, elephant, adventure, romance, animal life, love and romance, adventurer, escapades, fall in love, dangerous animal ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.5
 6K
Swept Away (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Stranded and alone on a desert island during a cruise, a spoiled rich woman and a deckhand fall in love and make a date to reunite after their rescue. He is stood up.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: island, sexual relations, fall in love, strong sexual content, romance, adventure, opposites attract, survival, master and servant, love affair, social differences, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mediterranean sea, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.2
 11K
Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dentist, nurse, romance, love and romance, cons and scams, love triangle, couples, dishonesty, couple relations, fall in love, honest, hidden identity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 3.6
 17K
Swept Away (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Stranded and alone on a desert island during a cruise, a spoiled rich woman and a deckhand fall in love and make a date to reunite after their rescue.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, light, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: tropical island, shipwreck, island, stranded on an island, rich woman, survival, romance, power relations, opposites attract, love affair, social differences, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, italy, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.3
 5K
Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: love affair, infidelity, wedding, family relations, romance, fall in love, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, dysfunctional family, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Welcome to the Jungle (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Puerto Rico, USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A company retreat on a tropical island goes terribly awry.
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: island, survival, jungle, stranded on an island, rescue, castaway, wilderness, instructor, isolation, workplace intrigue, boss, stranded ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.9
 76K
Charade (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After Regina Lampert falls for the dashing Peter Joshua on a skiing holiday in the French Alps, she discovers upon her return to Paris that her husband has been murdered. Soon, she and Peter are giving chase to three of her late husband's World ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, humorous, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: age difference, murder, cia, funeral, woman in danger, romance, chase, mystery, divorce, perfect crime, cons and scams, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1944
Place: paris france, france, alps, europe, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%