Movies like No Dessert, Dad, Till You Mow the Lawn

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No Dessert, Dad, Till You Mow the Lawn (1994)
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No Dessert, Dad, Till You Mow the Lawn (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple manages to quit smoking by using hypnosis, but then their children decide to use it to manipulate their parents into more submissive behavior.
Plot: hypnosis, parent child relationship, boot camp, quitting smoking, hypnotism, subliminal message

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, parody, not serious and realistic films with plots about hypnosis, farce, parent child relationship, hypnotism, dialogue, disorder and mentor mostly in Comedy, Horror and Music genres. Some movies like No Dessert, Dad, Till You Mow the Lawn: A Better You (2014), Airplane! (1980), Take This Job and Shove It (1981), You, Your Brain, & You (2015), Please, Not Now! (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Better You (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A hypno-therapist in midlife crisis must tackle his own personal challenges before helping others and getting joint custody of his kids.
Plot: family relations, hypnotism, midlife crisis, hypnosis, custody, custody battle, doctor patient relationship, doctor
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Airplane! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. Food poisoning decimates the passengers and crew, leaving it up to ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: airplane, stewardess, pilot, passenger, fear of flying, air disaster, catastrophe, landing, rescue, heroes, goofy hero, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles
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Take This Job and Shove It (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A junior executive is ordered to boost output in the hometown brewery where his old friends work.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, cult film, harsh ...
Plot: brewery, revolution, power relations, boss and employee, working class, workplace romance, self discovery, unemployment, workplace situations, rebellion, workplace, obnoxious boss ...
Time: 80s
Place: iowa, usa, new jersey
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You, Your Brain, & You (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Bahamas, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A comedic and episodic look at how the Brain Institute helped 81 people with their brain skills--from the ordinary (intelligence and creativity) to the extraordinary (controlling the weather and bending space-time). But one man is determined to show ...
Style: experimental, art house, parody
Plot: science, experiment, doctor, blood, teacher, anatomy, hypnosis, neurology, brain, telekinesis, irony, mind ...
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58%
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Please, Not Now! (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sophie, a flighty young model, learns that her boyfriend is planning to leave her for another woman. Sophie resolves to either win him back or assassinate her rival. A handsome doctor (who happens to be falling for Sophie himself) assists her with ...
Plot: model, pie in the face, nudity (full frontal - brief), hypnosis, farce, photograph, doctor, hypnotism, time lapse photography, ski resort, jealousy, female nudity
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Humor Me (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An adult son who is slowly drifting towards rock bottom reconnects with his joke-loving dad.
Plot: parent child relationship, father son relationship, billionaire, dentist, garage, playwright, smoking pot, video tape, hospital visit, golf cart, videotaping, video call ...
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Glitch! (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two thieves rob a large fancy house when the owner is away. But when a visitor mistakes them for the owner, and they find out about a casting party mis-scheduled for that day, they decide to stick around for the fun. There's only one small ...
Style: surprise ending, cult film, sitcom, sex comedy, parody
Plot: party, cross dressing, hoax, gangsters, hypnosis, film producer, gangster, audition, female nudity, friendship, burglar, hollywood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Meat Weed Madness (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four lovely southern belles smoke the meat weed and then face off against Bullpucky and his family of hillbilly hipster drug fiends!
Plot: pubic hair, flashback, flamingo, curse, weed, greek mythology, zombie, aerial shot, confederate flag, revolver, orgy, marijuana ...
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Takin' It All Off (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A school for strippers is in trouble. They audition for the owner, and he's pleased, except that the new girl can't make herself take her clothes off. After hypnosis, she's ready, willing, and able, but always strips when she hears ...
Style: erotic, teen sex comedy, sexy, sex comedy
Plot: g string, dance, large breasts, big breasts, breasts, exotic dancer, voyeur, deadline, erotica, female nudity, stripper, man and woman in shower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Uuno Turhapuro – kaksoisagentti (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro reads guide books to learn how to be an orchestra conductor and a secret agent. Meanwhile, his father in law hatches a complicated scheme to finally get rid of Uuno.
Plot: invention, double agent, bet, social climber, garage, hypnotism, concert, marriage for money, gadget, bodyguard, minister, dinner ...
Place: finland
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37%
Love at First Bite (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dracula and Renefield relocate to 70's era New York in search of Cindy Sondheim (the reincarnation of Dracula's one true love, Mina Harker). "Trouble adjusting" is a wild understatement for the Count as he battles Cindy's ...
Style: parody, vampire comedy, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: dracula, vampire, culture clash, coffin, disco, nightlife, fall in love, city life, goofy hero, supernatural, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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36%
Tom Dick & Harriet (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Tom loses his job at an advertising agency, he enlists a youthful con-man to help save his career.
Plot: ageism, con artists, parent child relationship, advertising agency, mistaken identity, attitude, kiss, rival, partnership, rivals, father daughter relationship, man in a wheelchair ...
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york
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Moms' Night Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yearning for an evening without their kids, some friends plan a night out. But to do this, their husbands need to watch the kids. What can go wrong?
Style: not serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, parenthood, comedy of errors, best friends, nothing goes right, couples, disorder, friends, couple relations, escapades, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Guess What Happened to Count Dracula? (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The latter-day adventures of Count Dracula, now calling himself Adrian and running a haunted-house-themed nightclub in Los Angeles.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: blood drinking, hypnotism, tiger, vampire, doctor, actress, voyeurism, nightclub, chess, hypnosis
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Ready, Steady, Ommm! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alex and his girlfriend Anna have a problem: Anna couldn't be more pregnant, and neither can find an affordable flat. The only one who can help is Anna's father, Commander Reiker, a sweet but screwy military man who owns an empty house. ...
Plot: farce, pregnant daughter, army, boot camp, male homosexuality, male nudity, homosexuality
Place: switzerland
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33%
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Chafed Elbows (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: A day in the life of a young Manhattanite who is in love with his mother, gives birth to $1890 from his hip, and kills indiscriminately.
Style: underground film
Plot: psychiatrist, defenestration, welfare, photograph, incest, parent child relationship, murder, murder of a pregnant woman, pregnancy, impersonating a police officer, absurdism, bald man ...
Place: new york
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Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When happy family man Joe Dirt finds himself transported to the recent past, he begins an epic journey to get back to his loved ones in the present.
Style: light, not serious, road movie, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: white trash, parent child relationship, goofy hero, obsessive quest, adventure, friendship, misfit, lone hero, haunted by the past, buddies, native american, on the road ...
Time: contemporary
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Meatballs Part II (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The second in-name-only sequel to the first Meatballs summer camp movie sets us at Camp Sasquash where the owner Giddy tries to keep his camp open after it's threatened with foreclosure after Hershey, the militant owner of Camp Patton located ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, cult film, teen sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen comedy
Plot: summer camp, alien, rivalry, teenage life, uninhibited rivalry, looking for sex, youth, contests and competitions, save the day, young heroes, lifestyle, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Zelig (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Fictional documentary about the life of human chameleon Leonard Zelig, a man who becomes a celebrity in the 1920s due to his ability to look and act like whoever is around him. Clever editing places Zelig in real newsreel footage of Woodrow Wilson, ...
Style: talky, humorous, surreal, not serious, parody ...
Plot: celebrity, artists and showbiz, switching roles, satire, celebrity culture, great depression, psychiatrist, fall in love, fictional biography, therapy, electroshock therapy, chameleon ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 20s ...
Place: paris france, vatican, bronx new york city, new york, germany ...
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Blockers (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When three parents discover their daughters’ pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to stop the teens from sealing the deal.
Style: funny, teen sex comedy, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, family outing
Plot: prom, parent child relationship, chase, friendship, loss of virginity, virginity, virgin, adventure, couples, father daughter relationship, lesbian, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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30%
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After breaking up with his longtime stage partner, a famous but jaded Vegas magician fights for relevance when a new, "hip" street magician appears on the scene.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, friendship, artists and showbiz, performance, comeback, showbiz, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, performer's life, partners, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1982
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
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Going Berserk (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: John Bourgignon, a drummer/chauffeur engaged to the daughter of a United States senator encounters a sleazy film director, the leader of an aerobics cult, and other crazed characters in the days leading up to his wedding.
Style: humorous, witty, parody, realistic, not serious
Plot: wedding, assassination attempt, state affairs, politics, nothing goes right, disorder, hypnosis, dying during sex, film projector, attempted murder, father in law son in law relationship, punk ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa
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Shiva Baby (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College student Danielle must cover her tracks when she unexpectedly runs into her sugar daddy at a shiva - with her parents, ex-girlfriend and family friends also in attendance.
Plot: sugar daddy, ex girlfriend, jewish culture, coming of age, lgbt, jewish life, college student, bisexuality, female director, parent child relationship, funeral, jewish family ...
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Relative Strangers (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An uptight professional meets his lower-class biological parents for the first time.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: adoption, family life, eccentric family, meet the parents, family relations, odd couple, parents and children, parent child relationship, disorder, estrangement, family gatherings, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
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Splitz (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An all-female rock band and a group of "well-endowed" sorority sisters team up to save a sorority house slated for condemnation by the university.
Plot: hypnosis, cheerleading, mind control, cross dressing, toothpaste, flashback, dean, music video, father daughter relationship, rock band, wrestling, bare breasts ...
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Honey Bee 2: Celebrations (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sebastian and Angela are all set to get married until their difference of opinions and cultural conflicts between the families threaten their union.
Plot: relationships, cheating, marriage, food, alcohol, pregnant woman, father son reunion, parent child relationship, brother, father son relationship, malayalam
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Zoolander (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Clear the runway for Derek Zoolander, VH1's three-time male model of the year. His face falls when hippie-chic "he's so hot right now" Hansel scooters in to steal this year's award. The evil fashion guru Mugatu seizes the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, male model, fame, comedy of errors, president, popularity, lifestyle, ambition, cult, brainwashing, fashion show, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, malaysia, new jersey
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Permanent (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This comedy, set in 1983 in small town Virginia, centers around a 13 year old and her family. The story of a hairstyle gone incredibly wrong and a young girl's plight to fit in while encountering bullies at a new school.
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, light
Plot: beauty salon, parent child relationship, school, family, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marital problem, husband wife relationship, college, dysfunctional family ...
Time: year 1982
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Naughty Cadets on Patrol (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Selected criminals are being trained to fill in vacancies for police
Plot: undercover, peeping tom, boot camp, police academy, anarchy, military school, discipline, mahjong, farce
Place: taiwan
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Office Space (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three office workers strike back at their evil employers by hatching a hapless attempt to embezzle money.
Style: humorous, witty, cult film, satirical, clever ...
Plot: office, workplace, dark humor, computer cracker, corporate world, suburbs, rebelliousness, obnoxious boss, unlikely criminals, dull life, blackmail, embezzlement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%