Movies like The Party 1968

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The Party (1968)
 7.6
 35K
The Party (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hrundi V. Bakshi, an accident-prone actor from India, is accidentally put the name on the guest list for an upcoming party at the home of a Hollywood film director. Unfortunately, from the moment he arrives, one thing after another goes wrong with a compounding affect.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, not serious, cult film, funny, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: culture clash, filmmaking, party, boss and employee, farce, misfit, hollywood, high society, artists and showbiz, society, chaos and mayhem, lifestyle, actor's life, nothing goes right, disorder, goofy hero, celebrity culture, fish out of water, showbiz, hapless, power relations, movie business, dog, dancing, cowboy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and clever films with plots about disorder, catastrophe, mentor, runaway, dialogue, storytelling and culture clash mostly in Comedy, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Party: Playtime (1967), Bowfinger (1999), Hollywood Shuffle (1987), Sweet Liberty (1986), A Shot in the Dark (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 17K
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, chaos, farce, misfit, goofy hero, city life, nothing goes right, lifestyle, skyscraper, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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100%
 6.4
 63K
Bowfinger (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On the verge of bankruptcy and desperate for his big break, aspiring filmmaker Bobby Bowfinger concocts a crazy plan to make his ultimate dream movie. Rallying a ragtag team that includes a starry-eyed ingenue, a has-been diva and a film studio ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, audition, parody, desire for fame, movie business, ambition, comedy of errors, showbiz, lifestyle, nothing goes right, accountant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Aspiring actor and hot-dog stand employee Bobby Taylor catches the ire of his grandmother for auditioning for a role in the regrettably titled exploitation film "Jivetime Jimmy's Revenge." When Tinseltown Studios casts Taylor in the ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, entertaining ...
Plot: parody, hollywood, farce, racism, artists and showbiz, interracial relations, society, misfit, actor's life, filmmaking, unlikely friendships, movie business ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Sweet Liberty (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michael has written a schollarly book on the revolutionary war. He has sold the film rights. The arrival of the film crew seriously disrupts him as actors want to change their characters, directors want to re-stage battles, and he becomes very ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: professor, actor, historian, couple relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, fish out of water, showbiz, celebrity culture, couples, actor's life, young lovers ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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A Shot in the Dark (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Shot in the Dark is the second and more successful film from the Pink Panther film series where both animated and real life sequences are mixed. A cult classic from Blake Edwards based on the play L’Idiot by Marcel Achard and Harry Kurnitz.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, exciting ...
Plot: murder, farce, investigation, maid, butler, who done it, mystery, crime, superior, incompetent police, parody, lovers on the run ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.7
 15K
Silent Movie (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the ...
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, light, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, parody, filmmaking, actor's life, silent film, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, buddies, disorder, nothing goes right, comeback, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 1920s, 1950s
Place: usa, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, offbeat, biting ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, parody, media, workplace situations, tv show, hidden identity, disorder, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Under the Rainbow (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In World War II era Los Angeles, the manager of the Culver Hotel leaves his nephew in charge for a weekend. The nephew changes the name to the Hotel Rainbow and overbooks with royalty, assassins, secret agents, Japanese tourists, and munchkins (from ...
Style: realistic, feel good, not serious, light, funny ...
Plot: hotel, farce, espionage, secret agents, disorder, showbiz, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, spy, secret service, mistaken identity, assassin ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938
Place: california, los angeles, usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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For Your Consideration (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, talky, clever ...
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, rising to stardom, showbiz, ambition, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, actor's life, dysfunctional family, thanksgiving, film within a film, egotism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.2
 25K
Casino Royale (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Sir James Bond is called back out of retirement to stop SMERSH. In order to trick SMERSH, James thinks up the ultimate plan - that every agent will be named 'James Bond'. One of the Bonds, whose real name is Evelyn Tremble is sent to take ...
Style: stylized, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: 007, espionage, parody, chase, farce, kgb, undercover, femme fatale, betrayal, race against time, casino, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: scotland, germany, england, france, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.6
 10K
Noises Off... (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A travelling theater group has so much action going on behind-the-scenes it almost ruins the performances.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor's life, backstage, nothing goes right, theater, workplace situations, showbiz, disorder, love and romance, farce, theatre play, artists and showbiz, play within film ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iowa, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
What's New Pussycat (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A playboy who refuses to give up his hedonistic lifestyle to settle down and marry his true love seeks help from a demented psychoanalyst who is having romantic problems of his own.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, womanizer, unlikely couple, fall in love, goofy hero, couple relations, love and romance, doctors and patients, prostitute, looking for love, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hollywood comedian/actor Pauly Shore loses everything: his house, nobody in Hollywood wants to represent him, he moves back home with his mom and is now parking cars at the Comedy Store. Then one night when he's up in his mom's loft, a ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, satirical, absurd, surreal ...
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, disorder, nothing goes right, cons and scams, ghost, death, faked suicide, store, lifestyle, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movers & Shakers (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Joe Mulholland, Head of Production at a Hollywood studio, makes a rather fool-hardy promise to a dying friend. He undertakes to make a major movie using the title - if not the content - of a best-selling sex manual "Love in Sex". Enlisting ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, not serious, witty, humorous
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, down on your luck, celebrity culture, singleness, media satire, road not taken, media, hollywood, religions or cults, breakup ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, witty, funny ...
Plot: farce, kidnapping, vengeance, chase, save the world, comedy of errors, manic, crimes, fighting crime, master criminal, law enforcement, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west germany, munich germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Independent (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Independent is a mockumentary comedy film made in 2000, directed by Stephen Kessler, starring Jerry Stiller as an independent film maker, who makes little-known B movies with titles like Twelve Angry Men and a Baby. The film spoofs independent ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, light, satirical, witty ...
Plot: parody, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, misfit, media, nothing goes right, media satire, fictional biography, film producer, serial killer, eccentricity, creativity ...
Time: 60s
Place: nevada, boston, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 2K
Real Life (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PBS series "An American Family".
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, dark humor, witty ...
Plot: family life, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, tv show, family relations, disorder, nothing goes right, society, husband wife relationship, reality tv, showbiz, media ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 4K
Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: ballet, farce, dishonesty, buddies, partners, nothing goes right, siblings relations, goofy hero, cons and scams, rivalry, taxi driver, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A kid from the Midwest moves out to Hollywood in order to follow in his parents footsteps -- and become a porn star.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: porn star, rising to stardom, follow your dream, desire for fame, lifestyle, ambition, misfit, showbiz, fish out of water, goofy hero, disorder, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 5K
S.O.B. (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A movie producer who made a huge flop tries to salvage his career by revamping his film as an erotic production, where its family-friendly star takes her top off.
Style: cynical, humorous, witty, clever, biting ...
Plot: hollywood, transvestism, filmmaking, office, disorder, columnist, couples, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, showbiz, anti conformity, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 72K
Entourage (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Movie star Vincent Chase, together with his boys, Eric, Turtle and Johnny, are back…and back in business with super agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold. Some of their ambitions have changed, but the bond between them remains strong as they navigate ...
Style: sexy, humorous, cynical, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: hollywood, friendship, rivalry, alcohol, show business, showbiz, relationship vs career, celebrity, celebrity culture, actor's life, artists and showbiz, movie star ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, texas, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Impostors (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In an attempt to resurrect the slapstick comedy of Laurel and Hardy or The Marx Brothers, Stanley Tucci and Oliver Platt team-up as two out-of-work actors who accidentally stow away on a ship to hide from a drunken, belligerent lead actor who has ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, absurd, witty ...
Plot: farce, ocean liner, cruise, hidden identity, goofy hero, nothing goes right, down on your luck, artists and showbiz, ship, eccentricity, sarcasm, deadpan ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.7
 29K
The Odd Couple (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Felix Ungar has just broken up with his wife. Despondent, he goes to kill himself but is saved by his friend Oscar Madison. With nowhere else to go, Felix is urged by Oscar to move in with him, at least for a while. The only problem is that Felix is ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, not serious, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, odd couple, poker game, suicide attempt, crumbling marriage, domestic disturbance, nothing goes right, couple relations, friends, fish out of water, cards, separated ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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He's Way More Famous Than You (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When once-up-and-coming indie film starlet Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop she finally realizes that something in her life has got to change... she has to become WAY MORE FAMOUS! Armed with a stolen ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: artists and showbiz, desire for fame, actor's life, filmmaking, hopes, showbiz, lifestyle, fame, escapades, society, celebrity culture, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 2K
The Patsy (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a star comedian dies, his comedy team decides to train a 'nobody' to play the Star in a big TV show (a Patsy). But the man chosen, bellboy Stanley Belt (Lewis), can't do anything right. The TV show is getting closer, and Stanley ...
Style: cynical, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: tv show, rich and poor, celebrity culture, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, media satire, goofy hero, desire for fame, media, disorder, hollywood ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.7
 16K
Smiley Face (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jane (Anna Faris), a struggling but perpetually stoned actress, has a busy day ahead. She has several important tasks on her list, including buying more marijuana. Even though she already has a good start on the day's planned drug use, she eats ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, nothing goes right, disorder, goofy hero, roommate, comedy of errors, stoned, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, drug use, ferris wheel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Pink Panther (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The trademark of The Phantom, a renowned jewel thief, is a glove left at the scene of the crime. Inspector Clouseau, an expert on The Phantom's exploits, feels sure that he knows where The Phantom will strike next and leaves Paris for ...
Style: witty, not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: princess, master criminal, crime, safecracker, farce, clumsiness, police investigation, law enforcement, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, goofy hero, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 1950s
Place: europe, switzerland, italy, paris france, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
These Old Broads (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: "These Old Broads" is a 2001 television film written by Carrie Fisher and starring her mother Debbie Reynolds, as well as Shirley MacLaine, Joan Collins, and Elizabeth Taylor in her final starring film role. Network television executive ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: reunion, showbiz, against the odds, ambition, actor's life, lifestyle, love affair, rise and fall, aging, filmmaking, farce, hollywood ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Hollywood Knights (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, prank, gang, halloween, coming of age, culture clash, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, goofy hero, friends, hollywood, fighting the system ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 70s, year 1965, 80s
Place: beverly hills, vietnam, asia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood is a 1976 film directed by Michael Winner.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, dog, pets, disorder, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, friends, wizards and magicians, ambition, chaos ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%