Movies like The Shark Who Knew Too Much

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The Shark Who Knew Too Much (1989)
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The Shark Who Knew Too Much (1989)
Original name: Hajen som visste för mycket
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Samuel Plottner is a stockdealer who only wants to get richer, but suddenly things starts to get complicated: His sons meets their longlost mother which not only is after Samuels money, but also can tell them what happened to them the day they were borned. The financial exper Benny Hörnsteen is also after Samuels money, and so is the clown Conny Corny and Lennart K. Brons too.How will this end?
Plot: business, split personality, clown, businessman, monk, chase, investor, helicopter, satire, double life, father son relationship, stock broker, stock exchange, mogul, roller coaster, fashion show, rivalry, parachute, business tycoon, motorcycle with a sidecar, wrecking ball
Place: eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about satire, rivalry, chase, businessman, family relations, corruption and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like The Shark Who Knew Too Much: Den enskilde medborgaren (2006), Leif (1987), Monopol (1996), Cognac (1988), Franky Banderas (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Den enskilde medborgaren (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Insurance Director Stig Roxby is worth a hundred times more than an ordinary high school teacher. But he doesn't think that's enough, but sees himself forced to work with four other director colleagues to lift the bonus cap to be even more ...
Plot: greed, scandal, satire, evil corporation, music teacher, birthday party, businessman, insurance company, ceo, teacher, corporate executive, golf course ...
Place: eastern europe
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95%
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Leif (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The weaponfactory in Rotum is selling weapons illegal, a person called 'Leif' writes in the local newspaper. He must be stopped, even if what he has written happens to be true. Gunnar Volt and some of the other workers at the factory sets ...
Plot: parade, hospital, sleepwalking, factory, ceo, car chase, small town, director, chase, husband wife relationship, gun, satire ...
Place: eastern europe
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69%
Macken - Roy's & Roger's bilservice (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Roy and Roger decide to close their gasstation for the summer, to try to find where, what and how their lost father is. Roger also falls in love and much more.
Plot: father son reunion, brother brother relationship, service station, estranged father, gas station, money, teddy bear, blackmail, businessman, insurance fraud, repairman, escalator ...
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, eastern europe
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66%
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Monopol (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Egil (Knut Agnred) is just an ordinary painter. But one day, when he's about to paint a fence, incredible stuff starts to happen!
Plot: politics, monopoly, election campaign, television, political campaign, corruption, government, dancing, tap dancing, painter, goldfish, tv show ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Cognac (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A wealthy American on the quest for a perfect brandy runs afoul of petty criminal monks and falls in love with an impostor.
Plot: monk, mountain, businessman, cognac, truck, ambassador, airport, american, gypsy, happiness, helicopter, liquor ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Franky Banderas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Plot: clown, artist, child prodigy, singer, satire, family, casting, actor
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Apple War (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A German businessman wants to buy land in southern Sweden for a gigantic amusement park, his new project called "Deutschneyland" (a wordplay of Deutschland and Disneyland). Some of the locals dislike the idea, including the magically ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: theme park, anti capitalism, social relations, amusement park, dishonesty, supernatural ability, ambition, underdog, supernatural, rivalry, satire, small town life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
In God We Tru$t (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A naive monk, named Brother Ambrose (Marty Feldman), is sent by the abbot on a mission to raise $5,000 in order to save their monastery from closing. He goes to Hollywood where he encounters a number of eccentric characters.
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: church, satire, monk, religions or cults, prostitute, society, obsessive quest, unlikely partners, monastery, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s
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24%
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Punyalan Agarbattis (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Punyalan Agarbattis is the story of Joy Thakkolkaran, a young entrepreuner from Thrissur. His new business venture 'Punyalan Agarbattis' involves manufacturing agarbattis from elephant dung. Fragrance and quality of his incense sticks ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: businessman, strike, business, politician, court case, dream, elephant, judge, plot twist, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Head for Business (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dutillard is an amateur film maker working as a computer programmer for a small French investment bank. When the bank finds that it has been forced to fork over $104 million to fund Dutillard's film, Chekov's "Three Sisters", and ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: embezzlement, bank, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, programmer, embezzler, filmmaking, greed, business, satire, gang, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zoo, animals, farce, greed, business, danger, obnoxious boss, workplace intrigue, businessman, animal, marketing, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
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23%
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Putney Swope (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Swope is the only black man on the executive board of an advertising firm, and is accidentally put in charge after the death of the chairman of the board.
Style: cult film, suspense, biting, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: satire, interracial relations, racism, business, helicopter, singer, marriage, boss, advertising, self discovery, boss and employee, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Search for John Gissing (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Matthew Barnes is a young exec on the move up who finds himself a pawn in corporate in-fighting when he's sent to London to oversee a merger
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: satire, workplace, culture clash, rivalry, boss and employee, love and romance, couples, workplace romance, vengeance, workplace situations, couple relations, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled Story (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fairy tale and satire about a wealthy industrialist, whose son has been subdued and oppressed and totally uninterested in his father's business.
Style: humorous, offbeat, surreal, tragicomedy, not serious ...
Plot: mother son incest, factory, oedipus complex, family relations, disorder, crime gone awry, workplace, crimes, power relations, deadly, rivalry, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sweden, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Sushi Sushi (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found
Plot: delivery boy, sushi, delivery man, food delivery, teacher student relationship, leftist, businessman, capitalism, corporate world, working class, success, buddy ...
Place: paris france
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22%
Peter Cook & Co. (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A TV Special consisting of various sketches with the titular comedian and fellow comics in guest appearances.
Plot: satire, actor playing himself, joke, comedian
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Abel (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An extremely weird comedy about the life of 31- year-old Abel, who has never left home. After failing with doctors and psychiatrists, Abel's father Victor brings home Christine, a friend, in an attempt to teach Abel basic social skills. After ...
Style: clever, offbeat, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: chase, mama's boy, family relations, couples, satire, eccentric family, parents and children, family life, love and romance, cowardliness, psychiatrist, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Dzidzio Contrabass (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When three boneheads decide to make an illegal deal, you will wait for the end of the world.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, sentimental, exciting ...
Plot: mother, countryside, priest, church, bribe, monk, money, murder, hostage, escape, corruption, friends ...
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Who Pulled the Plug? (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: To secure an order for 1 000 cruise ships from an Arab prince, two companies have to compete by racing each other by canal from Stockholm to Gothenburg. A small family owned company on the brink of bankruptcy is pitted against their major competitor ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: boat chase, canal, debt collector, disorder, ambition, escapades, rivalry, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, silly humor, race, sabotage ...
Time: 80s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Ralliraita (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This rollicking sports comedy from Finnish director Markku Polonen follows the exploits of Seppo 'Sladi' Pesonen, an ex-top-tiered race car driver now reduced to instructing students at a driving school. To relieve the monotony of this ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: male female relationship, rivalry, chase, auto mechanic, car, car thief, uncle nephew relationship, juvenile delinquency, juvenile delinquent, countryside, rivals, auto repair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Death and Texas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Barefoot Bobby Briggs, the legendary running back for the Austin Steers was today sentenced to die for his role in the armed robbery/murder at a downtown Stop 'n Go convenience store... It's five years later, and Bobby's appeals have ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: satire, murder, confined, prison life, rivalry, athlete's life, courtroom drama, legal, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, fighting the system, sport team ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Yrrol: An Enormously Well Thought Out Movie (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Yrrol: An Enormously Well Thought Out Movie. Sketch comedy
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, family relations, disorder, silly humor, airplane, comedian, abduction, funeral, waitress, actor playing himself ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Perfectly Prudence (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Versatile technician Nigel and daughter Annie MacIntyre, officially her producer, are the only people people classy Prudence McCoy lets intervene in the traditional show on household tips she presents, third generation. But the TV station was bought ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: mogul, mother daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, technician, hostile takeover, punched in the face, father son relationship, makeover, kissing, kiss, tv show, passionate kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Closing Escrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three quirky families seeking to buy their next home collide when trying to purchase the same property. The bidding war tests the limits of their marriages and the resolve of their agents.
Style: humorous, cynical, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, eccentric family, satire, ambition, family relations, social relations, real estate, couples, marriage, contests and competitions, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Babo 73 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: The president of the United Status, who, when he isn’t at the White House— a dilapidated Victorian— conducts his top-secret affairs on a deserted beach.
Plot: satire, politics, usa president, u.s. president
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20%
Me, Myself & Irene (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Rhode Island State Trooper Charlie Baileygates has a multiple personality disorder. One personality is crazy and aggressive, while the other is more friendly and laid back. Both of these personalities fall in love with the same woman named Irene ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, mad ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: split personality, schizophrenia, disorder, fall in love, nothing goes right, chases and races, on the run, woman in danger, stupidity, gross out humor, sex aid, african american ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 80s, year 1982
Place: rhode island, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Dying Beyond Their Means (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isaki Lacuesta presents a social satire in which five common or garden citizens, from a country pretty much identical to our own, see their lives ripped apart by the economic crisis. With nothing more to lose, they come up with a crazy plan to save ...
Style: not serious, humorous, surreal, entertaining, light ...
Plot: mental illness, satire, social decay, rivalry, disorder, society, mental institution, anti hero, misfit, fish out of water, anti heroes, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Ticket to Vegas (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four Russian friends come from Moscow to Las Vegas to get 5 million dollars they've won in lottery. But everything goes wrong, when they discover that someone stole their winning ticket.
Style: light, disturbing, humorous, entertaining, cult film
Plot: money, gambling, friends, adult humor, chase, rivalry, adventure, danger, russian, kill, death, zombie ...
Place: las vegas, russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
All These Women (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The pretentious critic Cornelius is writing a biography on a famous cellist and to do some research he goes to stay in his house for a few days. He doesn't manage to get an interview with the man, but by talking to all the women who live with ...
Style: witty, sexual, humorous, cynical, sexy ...
Plot: critic, cellist, sexual relations, mental illness, introspection, eccentric family, down on your luck, performer's life, cooking and food, family relations, couples, estate ...
Time: 60s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Nine to Five (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frank Hart is a pig. He takes advantage in the grossest manner of the women who work with him. When his three assistants manage to trap him in his own house they assume control of his department and productivity leaps, but just how long can they ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, biting, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: workplace, chase, farce, satire, battle of the sexes, fighting the system, sexism, feminism, couples, sleazy, friends, power relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%