Movies like Happy Go Lucky

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Happy Go Lucky (1972)
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Happy Go Lucky (1972)
Original name: Печки-лавочки
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sadly humorous story about a Siberian tractor driver, Ivan Rastorguyev (Vasili Shukshin), traveling with his wife (Lidiya Fedoseyeva-Shukshina) to a Black Sea resort, and about their first visit to Moscow.
Plot: village, train, villager, travel, city country contrast, satire, pride, bureaucracy
Place: russia

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Most similar movies to Happy Go Lucky

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sex comedy and offbeat films with plots about village, satire, priest, countryside, train, travel and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Happy Go Lucky: End of Days (1962), Chekhov's Motifs (2002), Adam and Eve (1970), Bedside Highway (1972), The Branch Office (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
End of Days (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: love, church, old woman, village, militia, old man, religion, fire, priest, villager, wife, sect ...
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95%
Chekhov's Motifs (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ukraine, Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is based on A. P. Chekhov’s play “Tatiana Repina” and short story “Difficult People”. At his wedding, the groom is horrified to see among the church crowd his former mistress who had recently committed suicide.
Plot: morality, village, wedding, female director, family relations, church
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Adam and Eve (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 71 min.
Plot: islam
Place: caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Bedside Highway (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this Danish sex comedy, precisely opposite goals lead a young official of the Department of Roads and Traffic and all the women of the local village to end up in the sack. His goal is to get them to sign papers allowing a new highway to go ...
Style: sex comedy, sexy
Plot: village, seduction, sex, farm, female nudity, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfaithful wife, countryside, hot
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Branch Office (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Plot: wedding, sister, groom, mother
Place: soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Red Snowball Tree (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A former thief is released from a prison. He tries to start a new life with his penfriend - a good village woman, but his past doesn't let him go.
Style: ironic, thought provoking, touching, sentimental, disturbing ...
Plot: guilt, alienation, pen pal, middle aged man, peasant, redemption, village, couple relations, family relations, mother son relationship, criminal, countryside ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.3
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Sideburns (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A small provincial town is home to two rival teenage gangs, one devoted to loose living and punk music and the other a collection of narrow-minded bodybuilders obsessed with order and convinced of their own moral rectitude. However, this cosy state ...
Style: parody
Plot: poetry, poet, dancing, russian, statue, nationalism, punk, lenin, satire, patriotism, singing, poem ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
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Absurdistan (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An allegorical comedy centered on two childhood sweethearts who seem destined for one another until the women of their isolated village, angered by male indifference toward the water shortage, go on a sex strike that threatens the young ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, fairy tale, offbeat, realistic
Plot: village, battle of the sexes, social relations, ultimatum, couples, love and romance, romance, young lovers, first time, water shortage, strike, absurdism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, caucasus, azerbaijan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Horned Bastion (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Plot: night watchman, fiancee, kolkhoz, groom, wife, husband, hay, son, village, driver, cow, daughter
Place: soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Babovresky 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The story begins where the first film ended: the gossip-monger Mrs. Horácková (Jana Synková) runs out from her house to greet the young hockey players who have come to visit their friend and teammate in a nearby cottage. Horácková immediately ...
Plot: nun, jealousy, mayor, village, marijuana, ice hockey, gossip, cook, cooking, hockey player, pastor, czech village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Mrs. Rettich, Czerni and I (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three women travel together to Spain for different reasons. The pregnant Mrs. Rettich wants to marry her Spanish lover in Barcelona, while Czerni, bored by her husband Bart, wants to have fun. Sophie, the 1st person narrator, tries to forget the man ...
Plot: mishap, satire, drunkenness, pregnancy, travel, womanizer, marriage, restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Nurse on Wheels (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Quietly competent young Joanna moves with her scatterbrain mother to a country village to take up her first job as District Nurse. She soon overcomes the suspicion of her patients used to someone rather older, while becoming romantically involved ...
Plot: priest, countryside, village, nurse, farmer, caravan, romance, bicycle, jealous woman, manipulative woman, mother daughter relationship, romantic rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Peculiarities of the National Hunt (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Finn preparing a work on the Russian hunting traditions and customs, comes to Russia to collect materials and is invited to take part in a hunting party. His flamboyant companions include an Army general, with more than a passing resemblance to ...
Style: witty, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: countryside, hunting, hunter, disorder, chaos and mayhem, male camaraderie, drunkenness, alcohol abuse, hunting party, dream, shooting, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Clockwise (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An uncompromising British school headmaster finds himself beset by one thing going wrong after another.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: train, chaos, school, race against time, obsession, nothing goes right, disorder, power relations, profanity, teachers and students, comedy of errors, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tom, Tom, the Piper's Son (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An experimental feature made by rephotographing the 1905 Biograph short Tom, Tom, the Piper's Son.
Style: avant garde
Plot: chase, cottage, pig, fair, villager
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Vixen (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Clara becomes a secretary who must cater to all the desires of the womanizing writer Jérôme, while he tries to write his memoirs.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: secretary, train, writers, bathtub, femme fatale, writer's block, bachelor, writing, sex, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Warum hab ich bloss zwei mal ja gesagt (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Italian Vittorio Coppa works as a sleeper car commuter and commutes regularly between Munich and Rome. Because he believes that true love exists only in connection with marriage, he is secretly married twice.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: bigamy, train, double life, sex, strike, garbage
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Oi 900 tis Marinas (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In a countryside village, a veteran politician, Damalas, and a young attorney, Ntinos, son of the village doctor, are rivals in the upcoming elections. Main controller of the political dispute is the all-powerful president of the village, Spyros ...
Plot: politician, village, greek, help, progress, encounter, political party, integrity, choice, decision, dream, happy ending ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: athens, hellas, athens greece, provence, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Puckoon (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Spike Milligan's book about the divided Irish village of Puckoon comes to the big screen.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: comedy of errors, life turned upside down, satire, social relations, disorder, society, politics, cons and scams, political unrest, village life, village, border ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Teng Teng de sarapen (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Story: Dolphy is a kind man who recycles bottles and newspapers for a living. But his kindness send him to prison when he helps a young lady get the right treatment at the hospital.
Plot: train, jail, newspaper, singer, cart, rescue, hospital, money, bottle
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Vos gueules les mouettes (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A TV channel organizes a super-8 competition, and Kenavec family decides to film their small village in Brittany.
Plot: village, seagull, film within a film, lighthouse, tv, television, estate, lighthouse keeper
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Unseen Wonder (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The peace of a small fishing village is shattered by the coming of a young, and stunningly beautiful, wife of a local guest-worker. She intends to live in her father's house, which in the mean-time became a pub. From that moment her revenge ...
Style: epic
Plot: lake, priest, gold coin, tragic event, dynamite, passion, monk, pub, tunnel, insanity, flood, unhappy ending ...
Place: montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Spanish Actress for Russian Minister (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A love story between a mythical Russian minister and an opportunist TV series actress.
Plot: soccer, scam, spy, bathhouse, suicide, mistaken identity, travel, tragedy, actress, bullfighting
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Romanoff and Juliet (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Political satire has Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet story updated for the cold war era, with the children of the US and Russian ambassadors falling in love.
Plot: un, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, politics, diplomacy
Place: ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Drei Herren (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Misters Dölken, Ivo and Sichel, all living peacefully in a lunatic asylum in Austria, are about to spend their summer in a special camp for those who are challenged by life. When their driver suffers a heart-attack near a little village, the three ...
Plot: trio, freedom, fat man, mental patient, bus, satire, fool, trip, chase, remote village, balaclava, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Journey to Rome (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic, Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: There are as many stories in the world as there are people, and Vasek, a timid guard at a gallery who becomes a reluctant painting thief, hears plenty of them on his train trip to Rome. This multilevel comedy road movie (on a train) and quest for ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: absurdism, heist, absurd humor, priest, train, disguise, painting
Place: prague, rome italy, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Heads I Win, Tails You Lose (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Plot: homosexual, soccer, catholic, grandfather grandson relationship, teenage boy, train, football player, repressed sexuality, satire, widower, sex with a priest, construction worker ...
Place: rome italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Death of a Bureaucrat (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Cuba
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man attempts to fight the system in an entertaining account of bureaucracy amok and the tyranny of red tape.
Plot: satire, social satire, bureaucracy, nightmare, funeral, grave, death, cemetery, coffin, bureaucrat, exhumation, farce
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
41%
Ryaba My Chicken (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In Soviet days an old peasant woman's hen begins to lay golden eggs. Of course, everyone agrees that she should share the wealth like a good citizen.
Style: folk tale
Plot: chicken, talking animals, countryside, egg, fire, money, toilet, village, giant animal
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%