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The Troops of St. Tropez (1964)
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The Troops of St. Tropez (1964)
Original name: Le Gendarme de Saint-Tropez
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 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 them her father was a millionaire and owned a yacht in the harbor.
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, light, satirical, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: comedy of errors, goofy hero, nun, crime, fighting crime, incompetent police, disorder, officers and cadets, overbearing, gendarme, father daughter relationship, beach, nudist, art theft, yacht, seaside, police car, rebellious daughter, escapades, plan gone awry, law enforcement, parents and children, heist, crimes, family relations ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: france, french riviera, saint tropez, mediterranean sea, southern france, riviera, cote d'azur

Most similar movies to The Troops of St. Tropez

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and exciting films with plots about disorder, crimes, goofy hero, farce, crime, police and chase mostly in Comedy, Crime and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Troops of St. Tropez: The Troops & Troop-ettes (1982), The Troops in New York (1965), The Troops Get Married (1968), The Troops on Vacation (1970), The Troops & Aliens (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Troops & Troop-ettes (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cruchot's police office moves into a new building. They do not only get high tech equipment, but also four young female police officers to educate. All of them scramble to work with them -- and cause pure chaos while being distracted by the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: family outing
Plot: law enforcement, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, farce, goofy hero, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, disorder, gendarme, crimes, policewoman, police detective ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, saint tropez, french riviera, europe, mediterranean sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Troops in New York (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The second installment of Gendarmes series, tells the story of Sergeant Cruchot (Louis De Funes), who, together with his faithful comrades, has been sent to the International Congress of Gendarmerie in N.Y.
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, goofy hero, law enforcement, track down, misfit, gendarme, stowaway, disorder, chase, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, usa, new york, french riviera, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Troops Get Married (1968)
Genre: Adventure, 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: goofy hero, farce, nothing goes right, fall in love, nun, disorder, boss and employee, law enforcement, gendarme, power relations, workplace, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, french riviera, riviera, cote d'azur, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Troops on Vacation (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The whole clique of Cruchot's police station is retired. Now he lives with his rich wife in her castle - and is bored almost to death. He fights with the butler, because he isn't even allowed to do the simple works. But when one of the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, captivating
Plot: retirement, nothing goes right, goofy hero, save the day, colleague, amateur detective, memory loss, chases and races, disorder, gendarme, dull life, policeman uniform ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: france, saint tropez, french riviera, europe, cote d'azur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The Troops & Aliens (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The bungling inspector Cruchot (Funès) finds himself trying to save the residents of St. Tropez from some oil-drinking humanoid aliens. The only way to tell the aliens from the real people, besides their constant thirst for oil-products, is that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: evil alien, alien, alien encounter, comedy of errors, law enforcement, disorder, space and aliens, anti heroes, goofy hero, save the day, mistaken identity, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: saint tropez, france, french riviera, cote d'azur, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Fantomas Unleashed (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the second episode of the trilogy Fantômas kidnaps distinguished scientist professor Marchand with the aim to develop a super weapon that will enable him to menace the world. Fantômas is also planning to abduct a second scientist, professor ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: chase, kidnapping, farce, master criminal, parody, uninhibited rivalry, criminal, police operation, chases and races, crimes, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Let's Rob the Bank (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shopkeeper Victor Garnier has naively invested his family's life savings in an African mine, on his banker's recommendation. When the mine is nationalized, rendering the stock worthless, he considers himself shamelessly robbed by the bank; ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: heist, bank, tunnel, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, crime, store, lovers reunited, criminal heroes, crimes, dancer's life ...
Time: 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Fantomas vs. Scotland Yard (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 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: humorous, not serious
Plot: police, farce, master criminal, parody, uninhibited rivalry, police operation, criminal, chases and races, palaces castles and temples, crimes, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 1960s
Place: scotland, europe, france, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Fantomas (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fantômas is a man of many disguises. He uses maquillage as a weapon. He can impersonate anyone using an array of masks and can create endless confusion by constantly changing his appearance.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: chase, kidnapping, motorcycle chase, master criminal, farce, crimes, parody, newspaper, police operation, press conference, law enforcement, disorder ...
Time: 1960s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.5
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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: car chase, hitchhiker, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, anti heroes, adventure, buddies, gangsters, golden years, odd couple, chase, drug dealing ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, france, southern france, southern italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 621
Carom Shots (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paul Martin is the subservient brown-nosing youngster who needs quick advancement up the hierarchy to pay for the modern lifestyle he is buying on credit. Seeing that marrying his immediate superior's daughter will not get him the results he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: ambition, comedy of errors, workplace intrigue, crime, workplace, golden years, rise to the top, murder, crimes, hierarchy, frog
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Fugitives (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Coming out from jail, Lucas has decided to change his life and behave like a good citizen. But when he is taken hostage in a bank by a hare-brained robber, no cops can believe he is not part of the action.
Style: feel good, sentimental, witty, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: chase, comedy of errors, fugitives, farce, goofy hero, nothing goes right, odd couple, reluctant partners, chases and races, disorder, crime, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
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, semi serious, biting, realistic
Plot: chase, on the run, wedding, false identity, airport, synagogue, rabbi, chewing gum, kidnapping, racism, comedy of errors, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: smuggling, cons and scams, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, farce, goofy hero, disorder, chases and races, undercover agent, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, disguise ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 442
Flic Story (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Campana, a commissar at the drugs bureau of Paris police gets an undercover job in Nice to catch an Italian-French mafia boss. As he slips into the identity of a gangster's brother, who was already killed, he has to play the role of a loving ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, cynical
Plot: working undercover, crime, crimes, undercover, gangsters, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, nothing goes right, fish out of water, law enforcement, disorder, shot in the back ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 3K
The Brain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Arthur and Anatole are two little robbers. They want to rob money, money that will travel in a special train from Paris to Bruxelles. They don't know that other people have planned to do the same thing.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, exciting
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: train, heist, cat burglar, cons and scams, crime, crimes, adventure, dishonesty, disorder, criminal heroes, gangsters, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: belgium, france, normandy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Pink Panther (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, robbery, inspector, murder, heist, goofy hero, law enforcement, danger, riddles and clues, incompetent police, farce, lone hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, new york, europe, usa, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.6
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: farce, cons and scams, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, dishonesty, disorder, boss and employee, parents and children, love and romance, power relations, embezzlement, accountant ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Little Bather (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Louis-Philippe Fourchaume, another typical lead-role for French comedy superstar Louis de Funès, is the dictatorial CEO of a French company which designs and produces sail yachts, and fires in yet another tantrum his designer André Castagnier, not ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat
Plot: boat chase, fish out of water, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, village, workplace situations, countryside, workplace, power relations, disorder, goofy hero, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, seaport, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 2K
The Band (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Evan Evans, the director of a ballet troupe, is rehearsing his next show in Monaco, in preparation for a worldwide tour. When one member of his troupe leaves to get married, Evans imposes a regime of strict discipline on his remaining dancers. The ...
Style: not serious, humorous, stylized, exciting, feel good ...
Plot: farce, babies and infants, goofy hero, disorder, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, boss and employee, quibbling, family relations, power relations, ballet, misunderstanding ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Money Money Money (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When they realize the times are changing, five crooks decide to switch from bank robberies to personality abductions.
Style: clever, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: kidnapping, buddies, criminal's revenge, crime, bank, goofy hero, hostages, crime gone awry, cons and scams, heist, criminal heroes, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Umbrella Coup (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Grégoire Lecomte, the unlucky actor anxious to find a "real job", goes to take a screen test for a role of a killer, but gets to mafiosi by mistake. He takes their don for a producer, and they mistake him for a hitman with whom they had ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: hitman, hotel, crimes, comedy of errors, crime, gangsters, office, down on your luck, criminal heroes, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, riviera, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 2K
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, humorous, realistic
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, farce, rivalry, palaces castles and temples, disorder, countryside, goofy hero, odd couple, obsessive quest, obsession, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, witty ...
Plot: farce, police, laughing gas, kidnapping, chase, palaces castles and temples, comedy of errors, goofy hero, vengeance, crime, fighting crime, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: munich germany, england, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 867
The Escape (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The lawyer is visiting a prison to meet with a violent criminal who has been condemned to death. During the visit, things turn bad, there is a riot where prisoners escape and the criminal escapes taking a lawyer hostage.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: on the run, crimes, prison, nothing goes right, politics, crime, fugitives, hostages, odd couple, false accusation, murder, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, not serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: private detective, bat, investigation, goofy hero, human animal relationship, indigenous, adventure, danger, escapades, disorder, save the day, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: africa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: not serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Plot: assassination attempt, farce, dangerous attraction, adventure, danger, escapades, disorder, fall in love, femme fatale, goofy hero, chase, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Weekend at Bernie's (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two friends are invited for a weekend to a luxury island with their boss. The boss gets shot and nobody seems to notice, except for the two friends. In order not to become suspects of murder they treat the body as a puppet and make people believe ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, beach, boss, insurance, farce, comedy of errors, buddies, cons and scams, mission of murder, female corpse, house, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Halal State Security (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Someone is killing Parisians of Arab ethnicity. When an Algerian diplomat is murdered by the same assailant, two Algerian detectives are sent to help the French with the investigation and they have their own ways of doing things.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: goofy hero, crime, misfit partners, farce, partners against crime, serial killer, police investigation, culture clash, crimes, law enforcement, partners, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, algeria, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Let's Not Get Angry (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One-time gangster Antoine is enjoying retirement on the coast, now managing a boating club. He receives a visit from a former accomplice who asks for a loan. The money will be repaid by a crook who is now in hiding; Antoine intends to recover his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gangsters, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, horse, explosion, gang, haunted by the past, thief, woman slaps man, friendship, shower ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, french riviera, southern france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%