Movies like Ballad of a Hussar

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Ballad of a Hussar (1962)
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Ballad of a Hussar (1962)
Original name: Гусарская баллада
Genre: Comedy, Musical, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young girl decides to join a Husar squadron and fight against Napoleon. Dressed as a man she has a hard time adjusting to the rude Husar life styles.
Style: uplifting, captivating, entertaining, tense
Audience: girls' night, family outing, teens
Plot: gender disguise, napoleonic wars, woman in uniform, imperial russia, dishonesty, danger, society, dual identity, friendship, fencing, conquering, cavalry, operetta, horse chase, cavalry saber, chase
Time: 19th century
Place: russia

Most similar movies to Ballad of a Hussar

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, entertaining and feel good films with plots about friendship, society, rivalry, adventure, youth, escapades and danger mostly in Comedy, Musical and War genres. Some movies like Ballad of a Hussar: Truffaldino from Bergamo (1977), Hezarpa (2018), Wedding in Malinovka (1967), Oh How It Hurts 66 (1967), Where's the Money (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Truffaldino from Bergamo (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A funny musical comedy based on the famous theater play "Servant of Two Masters" by Carlo Goldoni.
Style: sincere, captivating, feel good, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: servant, love, dual identity, gender disguise, heroes, couples, uncover truth, family relations, singing, farce, faked death, false name ...
Time: 18th century
Place: venice
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Hezarpa (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 197 min.
Story: The thief accidentally notices the secret of a girl and tries to exploit this position ....
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, humorous, entertaining
Plot: escapades, friendship, crimes, dishonesty, adventure, crime, disorder, danger, chase, family relations, society, rivalry ...
Place: iran
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Wedding in Malinovka (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie takes place during Russia's civil war between the Reds (Bolsheviks) and the Whites (Mensheviks). Andrejka and Yarinka are a young betrothed couple in the village of Malinovka, caught between the battle lines. Gritsian is the leader of ...
Style: humorous, captivating, suspense, tense
Audience: family outing
Plot: undercover agent, russian civil war, soviet, wedding, couples, love and romance, family relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, violence, brutality, family ...
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71%
Oh How It Hurts 66 (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fantasy story based on Kornei Chukovsky classics about a brave doctor Aybolit and his adventures on the land and on the sea.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, entertaining, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: doctor, veterinarian, bandit, surrealism, friendship, adventure, dishonesty, chase, parents and children, hopes
Place: africa
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Where's the Money (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A quick witted young man from the streets of South Central must rush a lily-white USC fraternity to recover a stash of stolen money.
Style: entertaining, sincere, light, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: adaptation, society, friendship, adventure, youth, escapades, greed, crimes, danger, rivalry, urban ghetto, fraternity
Time: contemporary
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61%
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Dad's Army (2016)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A cinema remake of the classic sitcom Dad's Army (1968). The Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon deal with a visiting female journalist and a German spy as World War II draws to its conclusion.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: world war two, goofy hero, soldier, farce, disorder, misfit, espionage, social relations, military life, military, friendship, female spy ...
Time: 1940s
Place: england
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Officers (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two friends are army officers, and the turbulent times throw them from the Civil War in the early 20s to the Soviet conflict in Finland, from China to the Urals.
Style: captivating, tense, uplifting, breathtaking, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: soviet army, military, army, duty, russian soldier, family relations, danger, friendship, family, red army, military uniform, woman in uniform ...
Place: russia
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Take the 10 (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A day in the life of two best friends, a drug dealer, and a store manager collide at a hip-hop concert in the Inland Empire.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: drug dealer, hip hop, friends, friendship, youth, crimes, adventure, ambition, escapades, rivalry, society, danger ...
Time: contemporary
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The Hippopotamus (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Disgraced poet Ted Wallace is summoned to his friend's country manor to investigate a series of unexplained miracles.
Style: tense, entertaining, feel good, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, fired from the job, drunkenness, critic, old friend, poet, life is a bitch, friendship, youth, hopes, dishonesty, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
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54%
The Dog in the Manger (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A musical comedy based on classical play by Félix Lope de Vega.
Style: captivating, entertaining, suspense, feel good
Plot: jealousy, pride, nobility, lost child, missing child, rivalry, dishonesty, friendship, society, medieval, code of honor, nobleman
Place: spain
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Sandy Wexler (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a hapless but dedicated talent manager signs his first client who actually has talent, his career finally starts to take off.
Style: feel good, entertaining, sincere, humorous, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Place: los angeles, california, usa
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52%
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All Inclusive (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Planted by his fiancee at the airport, Bruno flies away alone for a week in an All Inclusive Caribbean vacation club. Bad news never comes alone, he will have to share his room with Jean-Paul Cisse, eternal bachelor very invading .
Style: feel good, light, funny, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing
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Hot Dog (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A pair of Tactical Units Police Officers from different walks of life come together to rescue an ambassador's daughter.
Style: tense, humorous, exciting, captivating, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fake kidnapping, crimes, gunfight, law enforcement, escapades, friendship, police investigation, dishonesty, danger, adventure, vengeance, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany
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Win It All (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gambling addict faces a conflict when entrusted with keeping a bunch of money that isn't his.
Style: sincere, light, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gambling addiction, gambling, gambler, addiction, adaptation, friendship, adventure, escapades, ambition, rivalry, obsession, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary
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48%
Naval Cadets, Charge! (1988)
Genre: Adventure, History, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 290 min.
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Story: Three naval cadets accidentally get possession of a secret diary that was stolen from Bestuzhev, a vice-chancellor of Russia. If this diary ever gets abroad, the consequences for the country would be grave. The cadets are trying to return the papers ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining, tense
Audience: family outing
Plot: fencing, friendship, palace intrigue, russian empire, conspiracy, love and romance, spy, romance, queen, danger, corruption, secret agent ...
Time: 18th century
Place: russia
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Cubicle Cowboy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, tense, feel good, entertaining, captivating
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Our Russia. The Balls of Fate (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dysfunctional family travels to Cuernavaca to celebrate their grandmother’s wedding.
Style: feel good, light, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
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Oh! What a Lovely War (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, War
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Duration: 144 min.
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Style: humorous, cynical, satirical, captivating, thought provoking ...
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Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, france
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46%
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Carnival (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A young Russian girl is in love with show business and wants to leave her small town for Moscow and make it big in the big city. She encounters her long missing, remarried father and gets a boy friend who uses her and then leaves her.
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating, touching
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Place: russia
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46%
Let Yourself Go (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Elia, a depressed jewish psychoanalyst, one day meets Claudia, a young and eccentric personal trainer.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: contemporary
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A Star of the Screen (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
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Z-O-M-B-I-E-S 2 (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
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The Irony of Love (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia, Kazakhstan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An affair which starts as a bet between a three girls suddenly become a big love story...
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, captivating
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It’s the Law (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small Sicilian town elects a new, honest major but quickly learns that playing by the rules is not as easy as it seems
Style: light, entertaining, sincere, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
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The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
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Story: Victor Barinov at the personal request of the Russian President will go to Sochi at the world championship for professional chefs and to prove that he and his team are the best in the world! The hard struggle for the title of winner of Operations ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: contemporary
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43%
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High Society (2017)
Genre: Comedy
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Style: light, entertaining, feel good, captivating, sincere ...
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Wide Load (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 82 min.
Story: This is the story of a guy who goes too fast and a big guy who is too slow. Foster meets Taupin. All this would be trivial if one of them had a scary scenario, the scenario of their lives and their deaths. Just open the pages and shake.
Style: surprise ending, humorous, tense, exciting, captivating
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Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
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Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating, light, sincere ...
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Time: contemporary
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