Movies like Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At!

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Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At! (1966)
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Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At! (1966)
Original name: La Grande Vadrouille
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 avoid German troops - and the consequences of their own blunders.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, cult film, compassionate, gag humor
Plot: world war two, adventure, nazi occupation, soldier, war, danger, rescue, french resistance, farce, bomber, occupied france, house painter, british soldier, raf, survival, german, military, heroes, misfit, life is a bitch, against the odds, anti hero, human spirit, anti war, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe

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Most similar movies to Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about soldier, world war two, war, military, heroes, adventure and escapades mostly in War, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At!: Ace of Aces (1982), How I Unleashed World War II (1970), The Sucker (1965), Two Men Went to War (2002), The Elusive Corporal (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ace of Aces (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sport
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this action comedy the French boxer Jo Cavalier is charmed on the train to Berlin for the Olympics in Hitler's Germany by the little boy Simon Rosenblum who asks his autograph; when it turns out his adorable young fan is a Jewish orphan in ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: daring rescue, sport, ambition, contests and competitions, war, heroes, adventure, escapades, mountain, against the odds, heroic mission, religions or cults ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: france, germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
How I Unleashed World War II (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 224 min.
Story: How I unleashed World War II is a Polish feature film made in 1969, based on Kazimierz Sławiński's novel "Przygody kanoniera Dolasa" (The adventures of Dolas the cannoneer). The film was divided into three parts: Ucieczka (The ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: world war two, military, military life, polish, war, soldier, anti heroes, heroes, nothing goes right, disorder, hapless soldier, anti hero ...
Time: 20th century
Place: africa, poland, europe, italy, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
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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 ⇓
61%
Two Men Went to War (2002)
Genre: Comedy, War, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Comedy drama based on the true story of two British Army dentists who in 1942, eager to see action, go AWOL and invade occupied France on their own.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, offbeat, realistic
Plot: soldier, dentist, adventurer, goofy hero, military, heroic mission, military life, officers and cadets, escapades, army investigation, danger, battles ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: england, europe, france, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Elusive Corporal (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story serves as a companion piece to Renoir's 1937 film, Grand Illusion, once more bringing together men from across the broad social spectrum of French society to depict one man's Sisyphean efforts to escape captivity in a German POW ...
Style: contemplative, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: world war two, confined, military life, soldier, adventure, war, wartime life, military, nothing goes right, danger, survival, captivity ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hannibal Brooks (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, War, Action
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A POW in World War II is put to work in a Munich zoo, looking after an Asian elephant. The zoo is bombed by the Americans and the director of the zoo decides it is not safe for his Asian elephant Lucy to remain there. So he sends Brooks to safety ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, cult film ...
Plot: world war two, escape, soldier, elephant, zoo, fugitives, chases and races, against humanity, unlikely criminals, danger, heroes, betrayal ...
Place: switzerland, germany, europe, swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Escape to Athena (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: During the World War II, the prisoners of a German camp in a greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek for an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the top of the island's mountain.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, world war two, island, adventure, chase, archaeologist, soldier, daring rescue, war, danger, survival, military ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: greece, europe, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Which Way to the Front? (1970)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brendan Byers III (Jerry Lewis), one of the richest men in America, has been pronounced 4-F and can't serve his country in it's war against Hitler. Byers does not takes "No" for an answer and recruits other 4-F's to fight ...
Style: not serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Plot: world war two, military, farce, escapades, anti heroes, war, heroes, obsessive quest, misfit, fish out of water, heroic mission, anti hero ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.6
 45K
Kelly's Heroes (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A misfit group of World War II American soldiers goes AWOL to rob a bank behind German lines.
Style: semi serious, cynical, suspense, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, world war two, gold, behind enemy lines, military, war, german, escapades, soldier, cons and scams, danger, bank ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
How I Won the War (1967)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An inept British WWII commander leads his troops to a series of misadventures in North Africa and Europe.
Style: clever, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: anti war, world war two, battles, soldier, war, politics, working class, desert, wartime life, frame up, military life, basic training ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: africa, europe, middle east, egypt, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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, realistic, exciting, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: train, cat burglar, heist, partners, cons and scams, mate swapping, mastermind, disorder, chases and races, adventure, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, belgium, normandy, paris france, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, escape, villa, heroes, hidden identity, war, love and romance, escapades, anti heroes, anti hero, soldier, adventure ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: italy, london, tunisia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Inglorious Bastards (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in Europe during WWII, a group of American soldiers on their way to military prison are beset upon by a German artillery attack, escaping with Switzerland in their sights. Before making it any farther, they volunteer to steal a V2 warhead for ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, world war two, battles, gunfight, explosion, war, survival, partners, adventure, cult, behind enemy lines, military life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 70s
Place: germany, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sadsacks Go to War (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 74 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, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: soldier, farm, chases and races, prank, officers and cadets, rebellion, misfit partners, fugitives, underdog, military, partners, war ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Monsieur Batignole (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1942, in an occupied Paris, the apolitical grocer Edmond Batignole lives with his wife and daughter in a small apartment in the building of his grocery. When his future son-in-law and collaborator of the German Pierre-Jean Lamour calls the Nazis ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: holocaust, world war two, soldier, anti semitism, child, nazism, life is a bitch, against humanity, wartime life, confined, society, collaboration ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: paris france, france, switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Roses of the Desert (2006)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sanitary battalion of Italian Army is sent to Sorman oasis in Lybia during the Africa campaign in 1940. Soon an Italian missionary, living nearby, succeed to transform the occupation by Italian Army in a kind of humanitarian mission. In fact all ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: world war two, desert, friendship, war, military, state affairs, muslim, friends, society, soldier, escapades, italian soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: africa, libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission (1987)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Learning of a Nazi plot to attack Washington, D.C. with a deadly nerve gas, Major Wright leads twelve convicts on a suicide mission deep into occupied France to destroy the secret factory where the poison is made.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, world war two, nazi occupation, danger, war, rescue, heroic mission, heroes, anti heroes, military, anti hero, monastery ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.8
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The Train (1964)
Genre: Thriller, War
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: As the Allied forces approach Paris in August 1944, German Colonel Von Waldheim is desperate to take all of France's greatest paintings to Germany. He manages to secure a train to transport the valuable art works even as the chaos of retreat ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, dramatic ...
Plot: world war two, painting, train ride, train, german, train crash, french resistance, art theft, war, anti heroes, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: paris france, france, germany, europe, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 3K
The Tour (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Slovenia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Year 1993, the bleakest time of war in Bosnia and Herzegovina. A group of actors from Belgrade, utterly unaware of what they're setting themselves up for, embark on a search for quick earnings - on a "tour" around the Serbian Krajina. ...
Style: bleak, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous ...
Plot: anti war, military, political unrest, war, actor's life, state affairs, disorder, danger, adventure, nationalism, graphic violence, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, bosnia, former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Last Drop (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Different factions in WWII-era Holland race to find a stash of Nazi gold.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, gold, battles, military life, heroic mission, adventure, military, confined, survival, danger, espionage, against humanity ...
Place: holland, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 171
The Ascent (1994)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The real-life adventure of a dashing Italian soldier who escapes a British prisoner-of-war camp because he dreams of climbing 17,000-foot Mt. Kenya and planting the Italian flag at the summit. The obsessive British camp commander pursues him, and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, holocaust, against the odds, obsession, wartime life, conquering, adventure, war, fugitives, basic training, military life, captivity ...
Time: 20th century
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
 660
On the Double (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: American GI Ernie Williams, admittedly weak-kneed, has an uncanny resemblance to British Colonel MacKenzie. Williams, also a master of imitation and disguise, is asked to impersonate the Colonel, ostensibly to allow the Colonel to make a secret trip ...
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: food fight, sergeant, world war two, hitler, state affairs, espionage, unsupportive spouse, heroes, dishonesty, soldier, war, head of state ...
Time: year 1944
Place: england, germany, europe, berlin germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Bunny Guards (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple of slackers find an antique dagger and manage to free the gorgeous female warrior was imprisoned in it by an evil spell. An evil sorcerer is not happy by this turn of events and determines to possess both the blade and the warrior through a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, disorder, farce, silly humor, rivalry, escapades, odd couple, danger, curses spells and rituals, save the lady, evil sorcerer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Guns of Navarone (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A team of allied saboteurs are assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, adventure, island, german, behind enemy lines, battles, military, resistance, allies, war, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: germany, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Extraordinary Seaman (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lt. Commander Finchhaven, a ghostly relic from the First World War, he had fallen down dead drunk on his first assignment and been consigned from the great beyond to sail the seas until a further opportunity arises to redeem his actions. During the ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Plot: world war two, ship, soldier, ghost, ocean, silly humor, ocean or sea, disorder, hapless soldier, supernatural, confined, military ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Farewell to Fools (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Romania, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set during World War II, somewhere in Eastern Europe. A German soldier is found dead near the village. The local authorities must find the culprit, or they will be all shot by the Nazis the morning after. There's no way to find the guilty one, ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, captivating ...
Plot: village, moral dilemma, mentally challenged, hopes, misfit, wartime life, comedy of errors, farce, human nature, war, disorder, soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: romania, transylvania, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 5K
Diplomacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The night of August 24, 1944. The fate of Paris is in the hands of General von Choltitz, governor of Grand Paris, who is preparing, on Hitler’s orders, to blow up the French capital. The descendent of a long line of Prussian military men, the ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, talky
Plot: world war two, soldier, wartime life, disobey, danger, race against time, diplomacy, french resistance, sabotage, demolished city, death, destruction of city ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: paris france, france, europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 2K
The Star (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film is based on the eponymous book by Emmanuil Kazakevich. In the summer of 1944 the Nazi Armies prepare a massive Tank Division named 'Viking" for the offensive on occupied Russian land. The Russian Army's special group of seven ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, bleak, rough ...
Plot: military, soldier, d day, fall in love, adventure, danger, battles, war, world war two, russian, battlefield, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Is Paris Burning? (1966)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The title is Adolf Hitler's question to his chief of staff Alfred Jodl on the eve of the liberation of Paris (August 25): the military governor of Paris, General Dietrich von Choltitz, had been ordered to destroy Paris rather than let it fall ...
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, harsh, factual ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, moral dilemma, wartime life, against the odds, totalitarianism, rescue, resistance, survival, heroic mission, insubordination, anti heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: france, paris france, europe, warsaw poland, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%