Movies like Jaguar

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Jaguar (1996)
 6.0
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Jaguar (1996)
Original name: Le Jaguar
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A shaman from the South American rain forest visits France for a public relations campaign. In a hotel's elevator in Paris he meets a French good-for-nothing named Perrin he's fascinated with. He follows Perrin to his flat and although Perrin is not very enthusiastic about so much interest in his person, he lets the shaman spend the night in his flat. After an official meeting on the next day being part of the PR campaign the shaman suffers from a heart attack. Hardly being able to speak and laying in a hospital bed he demands to see Perrin. The latter is not very interested in meeting the shaman again. However it looks like it is to late for animosities as the shaman and Perrin seem to be tied mentally somehow since they've met in the elevator.
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense, twists and turns, touching, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: shaman, adventure, jungle, campaign, gambling, jaguar, culture clash, elevator, supernatural power, destiny, escape, fight scenes, stoned, twists & turns, male nudity, hotel, panther, black panthers, black panther
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, exciting and realistic films with plots about adventure, disorder, farce, escapades, jungle, nothing goes right and runaway mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Jaguar: The Frenchman's Son (1999), The Daughter of D'Artagnan (1994), Fanfan (2003), Little Indian, Big City (1994), The Goat (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Frenchman's Son (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young boy and his two grandmothers flee from headhunters and other villainous types in the Brazilian rain forest in this wacky family adventure. Benjamin, whose mom is dead and whose dad is off in the jungle searching for gold, is more cool-headed ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: jungle, chase, escapades, youth, adventure, on the run, chases and races, nothing goes right, misfit partners, partners, danger, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Daughter of D'Artagnan (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: It is 1654, in the South of France. When horsemen follow a runaway slave into the convent where he's taken sanctuary and kill both the fugitive and the Mother Superior, they little realise that one of the novices is the spirited daughter of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, conspiracy, royalty, vengeance, convent, rebelliousness, parents and children, murder, adventure, rebellion, escapades, revolution ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Fanfan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this 2003 remake of the classic 1952 French film, Fanfan la Tulipe is a swashbuckling lover who is tricked into joining the army of King Louis XV by Adeline La Franchise, who tells Fanfan that by doing so, he will eventually marry one of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: adventure, fencing, fight scenes, heroes, wooing, love and romance, military, soldier, heroic mission, escapades, family, swashbuckler ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Little Indian, Big City (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stephen, an international trader, tracks down his ex-wife Patricia in some Amazonian backwater. He needs her consent to a divorce so that he can marry Charlotte. Unfortunately, he discovers a son he didn’t know he had – Mimi-Siku. The young ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, culture clash, jungle, adventure, family, parents and children, dysfunctional family, fish out of water, disorder, estrangement, nothing goes right, city life ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: paris france, venezuela, europe, france, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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The Goat (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Mexico, Malta
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the boss' unlucky daughter is missing in South America, Campana is sent to watch the boss' most unlucky employee who is sent as a private detective in hopes he can duplicate the daughter's mistakes.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Plot: private detective, memory loss, disappearance, missing person, disorder, friends, dishonesty, nothing goes right, partners, adventure, crimes, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: mexico, france, latin america, paris france, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery... With his resourceful local guide Pablito (Jamel Debbouze), D an has one surprise after another ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, obsessive quest, adventure, imaginary, disorder, legends and myths, fish out of water, animal life, tour guide, reporter, escapades, media sensation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, adventurer, treasure hunt, archaeology, artifact, escapades, journey, ancient, courage, good versus evil, treasure ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1936
Place: egypt, cairo egypt, nepal, himalaya, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 27K
Ruby & Quentin (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After hiding his loot and getting thrown in jail, Ruby, a brooding outlaw encounters Quentin, a dim-witted and garrulous giant who befriends him. After Quentin botches a solo escape attempt, they make a break together. Unable to shake the clumsy ...
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, funny, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: french, unlikely partners, odd couple, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, unlikely friendships, chase, prison escape, prison, car chase, on the run ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, poland, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Dinner Game (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Each week, Pierre and his friends organize what is called as "un dîner de cons". Everyone brings the dumbest guy he could find as a guest. Pierre thinks his champ -François Pignon- will steal the show.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: french, farce, misfit, snobbism, mistress, disorder, ambition, goofy hero, nothing goes right, humiliation, naivete, accountant ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
You Don't Choose Your Family (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: César Borgnoli, an unsuccessful car salesman from Italy, lives well beyond his means. In order to get out of his financial disaster, he agrees to a deal: he pretends to be the husband of his sister's girlfriend Kim so she can legally adopt a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: adoption, family relations, unlikely partners, comedy of errors, disorder, dishonesty, partners, nothing goes right, interracial adoption, escapades, love and romance, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, france, europe, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 1K
The Jackpot! (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To his family, François Voisin is nothing more than a humdrum civil servant. In truth, for the past twenty years he has been working as a secret agent. All goes well until circumstances put his secret in danger.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, government agency, heroes, rivalry, chases and races, hidden identity, special agents, infidelity, espionage, secret agents, adventure, master and servant ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
At World's End (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An english tv-team discovers a special white flower in the indonesian rainforest, but they never get to investegate it further, before the danish recluse Severin has shot them down. A danish special enforcement with a psychiatrist in front is sent ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: jungle, adventure, danger, tough heroes, criminal heroes, heroes, flower, flowers, crimes, chases and races, down on your luck, gangsters ...
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Witch Way Love (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Michael Firch is very skilled in computers and he goes to Paris to meet very important persons to discuss a contract. Michael was born on a special astral date. On arriving in Paris, he meets Morgane and her son. Morgane is a witch, she is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sincere, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: supernatural, danger, love and romance, wizards and magicians, adventure, male female relationship, witch, good versus evil, inventor, supernatural ability, in the woods, fall in love ...
Place: paris france, new york, france, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Ghost with Driver (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A chauffeur for a corrupt CEO, and a few hours later, his boss himself, are killed by the industrialist's associate. But their ghosts remain on Earth, and they try to tell the millionaire's teenage son the identity of the killer.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Plot: family relations, ghost, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, partners, misfit partners, supernatural, workplace, parents and children, boss and employee, afterlife, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 20K
Captain Ron (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When mild-mannered Martin Harvey finds out that he has inherited a vintage yacht, he decides to take his family on a Caribbean vacation to retrieve the vessel. Upon arriving on a small island and realizing that the ship is in rough shape, Martin and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, cult film, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, adventure, fish out of water, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, profanity, silly humor, ocean, ocean or sea, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: puerto rico, cuba, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 60
Bored Silly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: What starts out as a boring day for Bobby, Johnnie and Chuck quickly escalates into a riotous backyard adventure. A swarming beehive, a lawn mower with a mind of its own, a mysterious junkman and the neighborhood bully are just some of the hilarious ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, young heroes, mischievous children, adventure, youth, buddies, disorder, teenage life, small town, summer vacation, heroes, family ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At! (1966)
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 ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: world war two, adventure, nazi occupation, soldier, war, rescue, danger, british soldier, farce, raf, bomber, occupied france ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.6
 2K
The Gamers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Sent on a quest to rescue a princess, four clueless players must guide their players through dangerous forests, ancient ruins, and past the girl next door.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, offbeat
Plot: adventure, geek, youth, danger, rescue, rivalry, real world, role playing, parody, college life, rpg
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Josh and S.A.M. (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Josh and Sam are two brothers facing change, their mother is about to marry a French accountant and the kids are sent to go live with their father in Florida. Meanwhile Josh tells Sam that he is a "S.A.M." that is going to be sent to ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: on the road, cross country, journey, family relations, family life, youth, nothing goes right, disorder, sibling relationship, coming of age, adventure, road trip ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, texas, florida, usa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 9K
Volunteers (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lawrence is a rich kid with a bad accent and a large debt. After his father refuses to help him out, Lawrence escapes his angry debtors by jumping on a Peace Corp flight to Southeast Asia, where he is assigned to build a bridge for the local ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, gag humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: gambling, village, brainwashing, bookies, communist, naivete, cia, communism, debt, bridge, cold war, wealth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: thailand, asia, yale university, southeast asia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 17K
The Closet (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man spreads the rumor of his fake homosexuality with the aid of his neighbor, to prevent his imminent firing at his work.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: homosexuality, workplace, friendship, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, gay slur, workplace situations, cons and scams, parents and children, disorder, comedy of errors, discrimination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
High Security Vacation (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two escaped convicts pose as children's summer camp staff in order to evade capture and learn about caring for others in the process. Sumrak has been in prison since he was 16 years old but is pushing thirty now, is well acquainted with prison ...
Style: light, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: summer camp, adventure, escape, prison escape, convict, starting over, social relations, fugitives, self discovery, escaped prisoner, human relationship, changing lives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Metro Chase (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This family comedy is about, Zack, an 8-year old American boy who is separated from his 18-year old sister, as they arrive in Paris for a family vacation. Seth, and friends track Zack down.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, mischievous children, chase, disorder, danger, kids in trouble, silly humor, friends, family relations, friendship, family life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Crocodile Dundee (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a New York reporter plucks crocodile hunter Dundee from the Australian Outback for a visit to the Big Apple, it's a clash of cultures and a recipe for good-natured comedy as naïve Dundee negotiates the concrete jungle. Dundee proves that ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: culture clash, adventure, tourist, fish out of water, escapades, opposites attract, adventurer, society, love and romance, fall in love, crocodile, newspaper ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Without a Paddle: Nature's Calling (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Venturing into the woods causes nothing but trouble and hilarity for three misguided males in this straight to video spin-off of 2004's "Without A Paddle".
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, rafting, friendship, wilderness, nothing goes right, buddies, friends, last wish, riddles and clues, camping, thirtysomething life, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Jungle Cruise (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: Disney’s live-action adaptation of its iconic theme park ride.
Style: light, colourful, captivating, exciting, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, dangerous animal, traveler, supernatural, explorer, infatuation, danger, amusement park, reptile, disneyland, whispering ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971) is a comedy film directed by Leslie H. Martinson, starring Rosalind Russell and Darren McGavin, and released by United Artists. This was Russell's last theatrical film role, with one TV movie in 1972. Russell adapted ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: espionage, secret agents, escape, cia, spy, undercover, adventure, crimes, heroes, rivalry, confined, heroic mission ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: albania, europe, mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Carry on Up the Jungle (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Carry On team send up the Tarzan tradition in great style. Lady Evelyn Bagley mounts an expedition to find her long-lost baby. Bill Boosey is the fearless hunter and guide. Prof. Tinkle is searching for the rare Oozalum bird. Everything is going ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, not serious, sex comedy
Plot: jungle, escapades, soldier, danger, rescue, silly humor, anti hero, world war one, disorder, farce, wilderness, gang ...
Time: victorian era
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Pain in the Ass (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship develops between a hitman and a suicidal guy who have both checked into the same hotel for different reasons.
Style: humorous, dark humor, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: odd couple, hitman, hotel, assassination attempt, disorder, farce, suicide attempt, comedy of errors, friendship, society, chance meeting, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Ashens and the Quest for the Gamechild (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ashens is going on a quest to find the legendary, and elusive electronic tat known as the Game Child.
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: adventure, misfit, farce, escapades, obsessive quest, imaginary, betrayal, silly humor, social misfits, collector, geek, british
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%