Movies like The Exchange Student

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The Exchange Student (1967)
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The Exchange Student (1967)
Original name: Les Grandes Vacances
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Monsieur Bosquier, the owner of a private school, is far from pleased when his eldest son, Philippe, fails his end of year exams. He decides to send his wayward offspring to England to improve his English. In exchange, Philippe’s host, a wealthy whisky distiller, Mac Farrel, will send his daughter, Shirley, to live with the Bosquiers in France. However, Philippe has already decided to spend the summer holidays on a yacht with his friends, so he sends a fellow student, Michonnet, to England in his place. The deception is soon discovered but things go from bad to worse when Philippe and Shirley fall in love and fly to Scotland to get married...
Plot: holiday, car chase, boss, barge, teenager, dog, fight, party, wedding, sailor, yacht, teenage girl, sailboat, boat, sailing boat, chase, summer vacation, teenage boy, whiskey, airport, father son relationship, private school, director, high school, male objectification ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, scotland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and semi serious films with plots about disorder, farce, family relations, goofy hero, teenager, comedy of errors and husband wife relationship mostly in Comedy, Crime and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Exchange Student: We Will Go to Deauville (1962), The Little Bather (1968), The Troops in New York (1965), Oscar (1967), Dandelions by the Roots (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
We Will Go to Deauville (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Comical adventures of two pairs of friends during their stay in Deauville, Normandy.
Plot: boss, flirting, holiday, villa, married couple, boys and girls, seaside, couples, group of friends, dancing, rainstorm, beach ...
Place: english channel, normandy
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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: humorous, offbeat, witty, realistic, not serious
Plot: boat chase, inventor, kayak, shipyard, contract, canal, boss, priest, lighthouse keeper, boat, goofy hero, workplace ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: france, south of france, europe, southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Troops in New York (1965)
Genre: 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, exciting, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, comedy of errors, law enforcement, goofy hero, nothing goes right, stowaway, track down, misfit, disorder, chase, family relations, gendarme ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, usa, new york, saint tropez, french riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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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 ⇓
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Dandelions by the Roots (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jockey Jack has a bill open with a gangster just released from jail. He somehow manages to parry the gangster's knife attack backstage at a theatre and the latter ends up dead being put into a double bass case. A day later the gangster ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: hidden corpse, probation, stage play, bible quote, forger, horse race, human skeleton, bet, knife attack, backstage, stabbed in the back, dressing room ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: montmartre paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Restaurant (1966)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A great French restaurant's owner, Monsieur Septime (Louis de Funès), is thrust into intrigue and crime, when one of his famous guests disappears.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, surprise ending, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: restaurant, restaurant owner, kidnapping, false accusation, dishonesty, crimes, abduction, boss, kitchen, waiter, chase, wig ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ⇓
58%
Charlots Go to Spain (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four friends from Paris are living misadventures of all sorts in Spain when their group of travelers is forced to split due to a travel scam.
Plot: bus trip, tourist, travel agent, scam, farce, music band, bus driver, summer, hotel, friend, holiday, sailor suit
Time: 70s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Perched on a Tree (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Henry Roubier, a French promoter, and Enrico Mazzini, an Italian, have signed an agreement guaranteeing them a stranglehold on European highways. While driving on the roads of the south, Roubier takes two young hitchhikers, but an unfortunate swerve ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, ambiguous ending
Plot: rescue, tree, love triangle, woman in danger, rivalry, danger, off the road, car, canyon, film within a film, storm, rescue attempt ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Miser (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on Molière's play. The children of Harpagon, Cléante and his sister Elise, are each in love but they still haven't spoken to their father yet. Harpagon is a miser who wants to choose the right man and the right woman for his ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, clever, humorous, talky ...
Plot: greed, satire, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, dowry, revenge, wedding, parent child relationship, daughter, wealth, money ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 ⇓
47%
Hello, Sisters (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Denis spends a holiday at his friend's Marc home. Staying with the family for several days, even though the Chotards have other things in mind than sex, he will have nice encounters with the girl of the house, Marianne, a young maid, and more.
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: sex, male in bathtub, voyeur, teenage girl, taking off clothes, orgasm, male in shower, tennis, topless woman, taking a shower, teenage protagonist, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Holiday Makers (2006)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 113 min.
Story: A motley of vacationers on a bus headed for a week long vacation at a seaside resort. Among them: a single, moderately famous singer; a nerdy, onanistic man; a couple of old ladies reaching senility; a couple of young gals looking for an amorous ...
Style: sex comedy
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Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
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Duration: 102 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: family outing
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Playtime (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Clumsy Monsieur Hulot finds himself perplexed by the intimidating complexity of a gadget-filled Paris. He attempts to meet with a business contact but soon becomes lost. His roundabout journey parallels that of an American tourist, and as they weave ...
Style: humorous, witty, surreal, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: tourist, restaurant, culture clash, farce, chaos, city life, skyscraper, goofy hero, lifestyle, nothing goes right, misfit, human existence ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 86 min.
Story: It is the end of the school year for the children of a dormitory town. Most of them leave the place for a vacation with their parents but not Lucien and Adama whose parents can't afford the expense. While the big brothers of the housing estate ...
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Plot: summer vacation, friend, animal, parisian suburb, brother brother relationship, best friend, father son relationship, female nudity, school, shaving, dog, missing child ...
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Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: We follow how four ordinary little girls learn about life, love and all that sort of things.
Plot: teenage girl, parent child relationship, grownups, female director, handheld camera, father daughter relationship, adolescence, flash forward, coming of age, friend, high school, mother daughter relationship ...
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The Big Wash (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sickened to see his students always sleeping in class, a teacher with a colleague and an anarchist start a war against the television. They climbed on Paris roofs to coat the T.V. antennas with a special product cutting the signal reception.
Plot: police operation, typing, radio, male in bathtub, pub, naked in public, absurd humor, repairman, drinking from the bottle, secret mission, balcony, bound and gagged ...
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38%
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Hang Loose (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Kevin must go to Hawaii to attend the wedding of his big sister. The day before the wedding he goes on a misadventure with his future brother in law and his crazy groomsmen that changes his life.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, captivating, light ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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
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Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
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35%
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Genre: Comedy
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Story: Agathe Langlois, Parisian until the end of the nails well varnishes, is delighted: she is going to be confirmed as a professor of English. The happiness of the good news will not last as she learns that she is deployed to the countryside.
Plot: moving, failed expectations, bully, nerd, outcast, christmas eve, landlord tenant relationship, eccentric woman, school teacher, fish, mentally unstable woman, female bully ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: Vincent, 18 years old, is dumped by Elina. It is his first love, it is the end of the world! His parents decide to take matters into their own hands and will try everything to make him forget this girl: he will have to follow them in a loving ...
Plot: long haired male, secretly observing, therapist, male objectification, whistling, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wet clothes, seductive behavior, emotional abuse, photograph, husband wife conflict, tennis ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
How Sweet It Is! (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sex comedy
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Time: 60s, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
How to Seduce Your Teacher (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: There's a new girl in school, Angela, the Headmaster's neice. Every male will try to seduce her, even her uncle. Meanwhile she will drive the philosophy's teacher mad and her best friend Irma will have a good time with the classmates. ...
Style: sex comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teacher student relationship, student, teenage girl, high school, seduction, little boy, digging, looking through a keyhole, hiding under a bed, bird, manipulative woman, topless woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, exciting, not serious
Plot: evil alien, alien, alien invasion, alien encounter, danger, anti heroes, space and aliens, law enforcement, disorder, anti hero, farce, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: saint tropez, france, french riviera, cote d'azur, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Agent 38-24-36 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this Eduardo Molinaro Spy-Spoof, Anthony Perkins plays a Russian spy sent out to steal sensitive information from NATO about military mobilization. Without much intelligence of his own, the distrusted agent of Soviet intelligence needs all the ...
Style: exciting, clever, witty, humorous, offbeat ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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