Movies like The Big Store

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The Big Store (1973)
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The Big Store (1973)
Original name: Le grand bazar
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four guys working for a small grocer in trouble, declare war on a new giant neighborhood supermarket by attempting several coups. A film about the big store taking over the business of smaller stores.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious
Plot: motorcycle chase, supermarket, grocery store, shoplifting, business competition, store, friends, contests and competitions, partners, ambition, farce, buddies, disorder, nothing goes right, prank, rivalry, underdog, misfit partners, show tunes, silly humor, motorcycle, motorcycle racing, marketing, song, suburbs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, not serious and light films with plots about disorder, silly humor, friends, buddies, farce, nothing goes right and partners mostly in Comedy, Adventure and War genres. Some movies like The Big Store: Sadsacks Go to War (1974), From Hong Kong with Love (1975), The Discord (1978), The Wild Goose Chase (1975), WTF (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sadsacks Go to War (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Grand Slapstick comedy about four buddies serving in the army. Their long-suffering sergeant attempts to whip them into shape but the conflict spirals out of control.
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: soldier, farm, prank, chases and races, officers and cadets, war, military, partners, rivalry, fugitives, rebellion, underdog ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france
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From Hong Kong with Love (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Hong Kong, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bons baisers de Hong Kong (From Hong Kong with Love) is a 1975 French film directed by Yvan Chiffre. It is a parody of James Bond movies featuring Les Charlots with scenes shot in Hong Kong. Mickey Rooney featured in the film as well as Bernard Lee ...
Style: parody, cult film, eurospy
Plot: espionage, spy, queen elizabeth ii, loser, car accident, monarch, kung fu, spy hero, british intelligence, explosion, kidnapper, palace ...
Time: 70s
Place: united kingdom, hong kong, buckingham palace
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100%
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The Discord (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Guillaume has made it: A machine that can clean dirty air by simply sucking all dirt into air balloons and then shipping them far far away so his explanation. Some Japanese business guys, after dinner with a lot of alcohol, order 5,000 pieces. His ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: farce, factory, silly humor, technology gone awry, relationship vs career, couple relations, eccentric family, inventions and discoveries, couples, disorder, quibbling, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Wild Goose Chase (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The whole intrigue is centered around carte-blanche documents kept in a vault. Whoever fills in the blank becomes the owner of a revue. Big money is involved. The nephew of the owner of the vault is trying to cheat his uncle and have his name in the ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: transvestism, farce, chase, silly humor, disorder, storage unit, workplace situations, workplace, chases and races, nothing goes right, goofy hero, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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WTF (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Rémi Gaillard is the real character of the World network, troll, provocateur, one of the biggest-selling comic actor in Europe. One and a half milliards of viewing and millions of fans. A day came, and he decided to steady down: got married, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: prank, desire for fame, ambition, buddies, rising to stardom, disorder, fictional reality show, escapades, sex, computers and web, friends, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone escalates quickly, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, whatever that may mean...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalism, nothing goes right, ambition, ego clash, farce, workplace, rivalry, buddies, media satire, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, partners ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
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29%
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O Concurso (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On the final test of a public tender for federal judge in Rio de Janeiro, the four finalists lawyers come from bizarre way: the gaucho Rogério Carlos (Fábio Porchat) comes surrounded woman dressed transvestites, the São Paulo Rezende (Rodrigo ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, nothing goes right, disorder, ambition, buddies, rivalry, fish out of water, friends, legal, silly humor, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.3
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The Dope (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alphonse Brown, who firmly believes he is the bastard son of James Brown, meets up with his best friend Scotch after Brown gets out of jail. On their way to Paris to begin careers as recording artists, the pair stumbles across a potent type of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: friends, drug dealing, partners, crimes, buddies, chase, nothing goes right, misfit partners, silly humor, drug abuse, disorder, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Those Were the Days (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Dutch football team has just released the heroic World Cup final lost to archrival West Germany. The whole country is in mourning and Jaap Kooijman throws out of sheer frustration the brand new TV out the window. This event is the prelude to an ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
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Time: 70s, year 1974, 20th century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Duct Tape Forever (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil land baron's limo falls into a sinkhole outside Possum Lodge, lodge leader Red Green is ordered to pay the baron $10,000 or lose his beloved lodge forever. Red considers various money-making schemes concocted by his buddies, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Under-Gifted (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story centers around a graduating class of "less-gifted" students in a private Versailles high school. Only a miracle has brought the students this far along, and after a practical joke misfires and the whole school is dynamited, the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: prank, high school life, high school, disorder, youth, hardcase students, rebellion, rebelliousness, exam, private school, teachers and students, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, versailles, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Special Correspondents (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: R2I, a famous news radio station, sends its best reporting duo to Iraq: Frank, journalist, and Poussin, sound engineer. Very quickly, millions of listeners follow their highly documented stories, reflecting the hot intensity of the fighting and the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: farce, adventure, misfit, journalism, heroes, buddies, danger, media, partners, cons and scams, nothing goes right, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, iraq, europe, middle east, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Where the #$&% Is Santa? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the midst of a trip to Finland to find the perfect Christmas gift for his wife, Missy, skateboarding superstar MTV personality Bam Margera is struck by inspiration to find the elusive Santa clause.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disorder, friends, buddies, escapades, silly humor, profanity, farce, prank, christmas, trick, santa claus, north pole ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
I'm Losing My Temper (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pierre is a clumsy, overly serious math teacher at an all-girls high school. His life is thrown into chaos after encountering a beautiful British actress and the paparazzi that follow her around.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, southern france, south of france, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
I Don't Know Much, But I'll Say Everything (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Pierre Gastié-Leroy is the son of a wealthy director of a factory of weapon manufacturing. Despite his parents, two generous uncles and a bishop godfather who try to inculcate him the rigid values of his social level, Pierre is a dreamer, ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: feel good, realistic, exciting, not serious, humorous
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Place: france, europe, paris france
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23%
The 11 Commandments (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After an evening of drinking, six men find themselves in front of The God of the Joke. Distressed to find that people aren't laughing anymore, He gives the six friends a mission: to save the world with the Eleven Commandments of the Joke. The ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, funny, offbeat
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Plot: prank, chaos and mayhem, disorder, buddies, profanity, silly humor, friends, stupidity, disguise, humiliation, vandalism, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, light, offbeat
Plot: rivalry, goofy hero, ambition, athlete's life, contests and competitions, disorder, silly humor, rock paper scissors, uninhibited rivalry, tank top, effeminacy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: obsessive quest, computers and web, buddies, on the road, contests and competitions, rivalry, adventure, misfit partners, friends, video game, gamer, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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21%
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Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
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Country: Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Low Cost (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
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20%
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Curling King (2011)
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20%
My Man Is a Loser (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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