Movies like Delusions of Grandeur

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Delusions of Grandeur (1971)
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Delusions of Grandeur (1971)
Original name: La Folie des grandeurs
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: France, Spain, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Don Sallust (Louis de Funès) is minister of the King of Spain. It is a being disingenuous, hypocritical and greedy that collects the taxes himself, he turns in part to his advantage. He is hated by the people he oppresse.Accusé by Queen, a beautiful princess Bavarian, of having an illegitimate child to one of her maids of honor, he was stripped of his duties and ordered to retire to a monastery. Decided to revenge, it comes in contact with his nephew seducing Caesar ...
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, not serious, cult film
Plot: queen, conspiracy, vengeance, romance, love and romance, royal family, fall in love, satire, farce, social differences, society, disorder, state affairs, master and servant, power relations, lord, misunderstanding, disguise, illegitimate child, valet, parody, bandit, king, hotel, nobleman ...
Time: 17th century
Place: spain, france, europe

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Most similar movies to Delusions of Grandeur

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, not serious and semi serious films with plots about disorder, love and romance, farce, romance, fall in love, escapades and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Adventure and History genres. Some movies like Delusions of Grandeur: The Dumbfounded King (1991), The Adventures of Gerard (1970), This is Sodom (2010), Beaumarchais the Scoundrel (1996), The Sucker (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this riot of frantic disguises and mistaken identities, Victor Pivert, a blustering, bigoted French factory owner, finds himself taken hostage by Slimane, an Arab rebel leader. The two dress up as rabbis as they try to elude not only assasins ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, disturbing ...
Plot: chase, on the run, false identity, farce, rabbi, wedding, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, on the road, partners, disorder, prosecution ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, paris france, usa, france
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95%
The Dumbfounded King (1991)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Spain, France, Portugal
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Spain, under Philip IV (1621-1665). The film is based on a novel by Gonzalo Torrente Ballester. The King (Gabino Diego) is stunned to see the naked body of Marfisa (Laura del Sol), the most beautiful prostitute of the town and Court. After that, he ...
Style: humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: royal court, monastery, religions or cults, head of state, society, prostitute, clergy, satire, palaces castles and temples, first sex, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 17th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Adventures of Gerard (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, War
Country: UK, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on satirical short stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle about a vain, egotistical Etienne Gerard, a French brigadier serving during the Napoleonic Wars. He thinks he's the best soldier and lover that ever lived and intends to prove it.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: farce, napoleonic wars, war, escapades, adventure, espionage, state affairs, military, womanizer, adventurer, romance, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Vengeance of the Winged Serpent (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An international intrigue with terrorists threatening to blow up the presidents of the most powerful countries.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: assassination attempt, farce, fall in love, power relations, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), dangerous attraction, terrorism, silly humor, femme fatale, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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This is Sodom (2010)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Israel, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When ancient Sodom is doomed to destruction due to its people's corrupt ways, Lot is the only righteous man destined to be spared.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, chases and races, parody, silly humor, switching roles, desert, cons and scams, social decay, society, dishonesty, farce, fall in love ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Beaumarchais the Scoundrel (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beaumarchais the Scoundrel is a biopic film based on the life of the French playwright, financier and spy Pierre Beaumarchais depicting his activities during the American War of Independence and his authorship of the Figaro trilogy of plays.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: rise and fall, intrigue, romance, politics, unfulfillment, love and romance, writer's life, master and servant, lifestyle, state affairs, ambition, society ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, europe, versailles, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Sucker (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this Frenco-Italian gangster parody, a shop keeper on his way to an Italian holiday suffers a crash which totals his car. The culprit can only compensate his ruined trip by driving an American friends car from Napels to Bordeaux, but as it ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, road movie
Plot: hitchhiker, gangsters, car chase, dishonesty, odd couple, drug dealing, unlikely criminals, anti heroes, criminal heroes, adventure, chase, anti hero ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, italy, paris france, naples italy, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Four Musketeers: Milady's Revenge (1974)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Spain, Panama, UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Four Musketeers defend the queen and her dressmaker from Cardinal Richelieu and Milady de Winter.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: strangulation, soldier, heroes, musketeer, seduction, adventure, vengeance, espionage, romance, dishonesty, conspiracy, against the odds ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, england, europe, italy, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Relative Values (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A comedy of discriminating taste and dirty little secrets, the story is set in 1952 England, where Nigel, the Earl of Marshwood, woos Hollywood star Miranda Frayle, upsetting both his mother, Countess Felicity of Marshwood, and her former love, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: master and servant, family relations, couple relations, social differences, romance, parents and children, fall in love, intrigue, power relations, couples, servant, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Are You Being Served? (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The clothing department's floor requires renovation; rather than let the staff sit idle while the area is closed off, the management sends them on a paid holiday in Costa Plonka, a fictional city in Spain. Their hotel and its surroundings prove ...
Style: witty, humorous, talky, biting, suspense ...
Plot: hotel, farce, department store, store, tv show, workplace situations, resort, disorder, revolution, social differences, rebelliousness, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
To Hell With The Ugly (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Eliseo is ugly, lame and single. He hasn't met the woman of his life and has never known love. Nati is ugly, missing a breast and separated. She found the man of her life but, even so, has never experienced true love. Eliseo thinks that the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, couples, family relations, society, friendship, rivalry, love and romance, physical appearance, silly humor, singleness, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Don Quixote Rides Again (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A new vision of the Knight of the sad figure, which lives obsessed by the chivalry and its codes of honor. Accompanied by his unusual squire Sancho Panza, Don Quixote recalls some of the adventures they've shared.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: master and servant, unfulfillment, obsessive quest, adventurer, obsession, disorder, rivalry, escapades, love and romance, adventure, power relations, castle ...
Time: 17th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At! (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: France, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: During World War II, two French civilians and a downed English Bomber Crew set out from Paris to cross the demarcation line between Nazi-occupied Northern France and the South. From there they will be able to escape to England. First, they must ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: world war two, adventure, nazi occupation, soldier, war, rescue, danger, british soldier, farce, raf, bomber, occupied france ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Oscar (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This film originated as a play in Paris. The story focuses on the one-day adventures of Bertrand Barnier played with a genius of French cinema, Louis de Funes. In the same morning he learns that his daughter is pregnant, an employee stole a large ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: accountant, comedy of errors, farce, father daughter relationship, suitcase of money, family relations, love and romance, dishonesty, embezzlement, power relations, disorder, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Would I Lie to You? 2 (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dans le quartier du Sentier, Eddie Vuibert, Dov et Yvan sont confrontés aux procédés pour le moins expéditifs de leur nouveau client, Eurodiscount, une chaîne européenne d'hypermarchés. Karine, lasse des turpitudes de son volage époux, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, light
Plot: satire, friends, partners, workplace situations, comedy of errors, working class, couple relations, materialism, love and romance, couples, fall in love, farce ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Fantomas vs. Scotland Yard (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the third and final episode of the trilogy, Fantômas imposes a head tax on the rich, threatening to kill those who do not comply.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, psychotronic
Plot: police, perfect crime, mastermind, master criminal, goofy hero, disguise, chase, parody, lord, blackmail, mask, gadget ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: scotland, europe, france, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Tattoo (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An art dealer wants to buy a Modigliani, which is tattooed on the back of an old soldier.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: art dealer, veteran, castle, tattoo, disorder, odd couple, goofy hero, obsessive quest, dishonesty, rivalry, partners, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dying Beyond Their Means (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isaki Lacuesta presents a social satire in which five common or garden citizens, from a country pretty much identical to our own, see their lives ripped apart by the economic crisis. With nothing more to lose, they come up with a crazy plan to save ...
Style: not serious, humorous, surreal, entertaining, light ...
Plot: mental illness, satire, disorder, society, rivalry, social decay, comedy of manners, mental institution, fish out of water, anti heroes, misfit, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Loves and Times of Scaramouche (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The adventures of a cad in Napoleonic times.
Style: humorous, exciting, sexy, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor, strong sexual content, disorder, political intrigue, cons and scams, vengeance, forbidden love, comedy of errors, fall in love, assassination attempt ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Angelique: The Road to Versailles (1965)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Angelique (Michele Mercier) is saved by the king of the cutthroats (Giuliano Gemma) when she is endangered in the streets of Paris. After her hero is killed, she has many amorous affairs and becomes a successful businesswoman in this costume-drama ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: adventurer, woman in danger, love affair, sexual content, strong female presence, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, love and romance, state affairs, heroes, adventure, danger ...
Time: 17th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Troops Get Married (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Saint-Tropez police launch a major offensive against dangerous drivers. Marechal Cruchot (Louis de Funès) relishes the assignment, which he pursues with a manic zeal. Cruchot is after an offending driver, who turns out to be Josépha (Claude ...
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: nun, fall in love, boss and employee, goofy hero, workplace, nothing goes right, disorder, farce, power relations, love and romance, law enforcement, gendarme ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, saint tropez, french riviera, cote d'azur, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
What a Beautiful Day (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Checco, an uneducated but self-satisfied fellow from Milan, who has always dreamed of becoming a police officer, fails his entrance exam for the third time. It must be said that at the oral examination Checco said that the reason why he wanted to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: terrorism, fall in love, goofy hero, workplace, disorder, power relations, workplace situations, danger, love and romance, urban, silly humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Say I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unlikely couple fake a relationship to win a TV game show prize. Wannabe actress Estrella dreams of becoming a hostess on a romance reality-TV show presented by Amador Rosales. Meanwhile, movie usher and film buff Victor, who hates such reality ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, tv show, media, dishonesty, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, couples, disorder, aspiring actor, ladykiller, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Angelique (2013)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Czech Republic, Austria
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The incredible destiny of Angélique: a beautiful girl who found in her love for Joffrey Peyrac the strength to fight injustice and submission in a century plagued by power struggles, inequality and the oppression.
Style: stylized, baroque, touching, romantic, compassionate ...
Plot: royal court, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, forced marriage, escapades, society, fall in love, couples, nobility, young wife, rich and poor, true love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor and somewhat dim. They find themselves involved in palace intrigues as ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: twins, farce, mistaken identity, battles, french revolution, revolution, pregnancy, siblings relations, friendship, rebelliousness, goofy hero, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, spain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of Louis XIV of France and his attempts to keep his identical twin brother Philippe imprisoned away from sight and knowledge of the public, and Philippe's rescue by the aging Musketeers, led by D'Artagnan.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, master warrior, partners, rebellion, confined, heroes, heroic mission, vengeance, friendship, political intrigue, uninhibited rivalry, daring rescue ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Prisoner of Zenda (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anthony Hope's classic tale gets a decidedly 'un-classic' treatment at the hands of Peter Sellers. Following the story somewhat, friends of the new King Rudolph of Ruritania fear for his life, and switch him with a look-a-like London ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: kidnapping, sword fight, misfit partners, rivalry, state affairs, hidden identity, rescue, romance, love and romance, partners, head of state, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Opposite of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An on-again/off-again couple lays out their ideas on how their relationship should work.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, romance, fall in love, breakup, couples, renewed love, love and romance, sister sister relationship, showbiz, show business, firefighter, psychiatrist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Angelique (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 17th-century France, beautiful country maiden Angélique (Michèle Mercier) marries wealthy neighbor Jeoffray de Peyrac (Robert Hossein) out of convenience, but eventually, she falls in love with him. So when Jeoffray is arrested and then ...
Style: stylized, romantic, sexy, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, woman in danger, noblewoman, palaces castles and temples, fall in love, tragic love, escapades, wedding night, romance, nobility, marriage of convenience, rich and poor ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Troops of St. Tropez (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The ambitious police officer Cruchot (Louis de Funès) is transferred to St. Tropez. He's struggling with crimes such as persistent nude swimming, but even more with his teenage daughter, who's trying to impress her rich friends by telling ...
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, satirical, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: comedy of errors, nun, father daughter relationship, gendarme, goofy hero, nudist, incompetent police, overbearing, crime, crimes, fighting crime, officers and cadets ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: france, french riviera, saint tropez, cote d'azur, riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%