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, satire, pride, travel, bureaucracy, villager, city country contrast
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 humorous, realistic, witty and semi serious films with plots about satire, village, countryside, disorder, priest, female nudity and farce mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Happy Go Lucky: Neptune's Holiday (1986), Peter Cook & Co. (1980), A Jungle Book of Regulations (1974), End of Days (1962), Death of a Bureaucrat (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Neptune's Holiday (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of Swedish tourists are on the way to a Russian village to witness the so called 'Festivity of Neptunus', in which the inhabitants take a dive in a hole in the ice. This tradition, however, does not exist at all. The inhabitants ...
Plot: swimmer, cold, winter, walrus, bureaucracy, tourist, village, swedish, satire, russian, undressing, band ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
68%
A Jungle Book of Regulations (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nie ma róży bez ognia title in Polish: There is no rose without fire, in reference to two mixed up proverbs – There is no rose without thorns, and There is no smoke without the fire – is a Polish comedy film from 1974 directed by Stanisław ...
Style: absurd
Plot: satire, political satire, social satire, husband wife relationship, comedy of manners, absurd humor, bureaucracy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
End of Days (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: dancing, soldier, priest, fire, love, religion, old man, villager, husband, kolkhoz, sect, wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, grave, funeral, death, cemetery, farce, coffin, exhumation, bureaucrat
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: marriage, restaurant, mishap, satire, drunkenness, travel, pregnancy, womanizer
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.7
 245
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, u.s. president, usa president
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.0
 123
Akaton mies (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Farmer wants a wife.
Plot: bachelor, city country contrast, village, moonshine, farming, countryside, farm, drinking, forest, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Branch Office (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Plot: wedding, mother, sister, groom
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 355
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 ...
Plot: teenager, teenage girl, lenin, punk, nationalism, statue, russian, dancing, parody, satire, gang, bicycle ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 437
Trashology (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: College student Tracy (Laura Lee Black) has just received an assignment to write a report on her favorite film genre. In her research she discovers a book, now Tracy is taken into three interlocking tales of the unexpected. First in THE VAT, two ...
Style: anthology, toilet humor, gross out humor, bad taste humour
Plot: satire, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.6
 40
Adam and Eve (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 71 min.
Plot: islam
Place: caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 2K
15 from Rome (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The myths of the sixties are satirized in 20 episodes.
Style: anthology, italian comedy
Plot: satire, beggar, old woman, priest, boxing, transvestite
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
43%
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, female nudity, farm, seduction, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfaithful wife, countryside, hot, sex scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Sinking City: Capsule Odyssey (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hong Kong is just a ridiculous place full of lies. In this prosperous city, there are a group of people that have to live in the ‘space capsule’, which is a large seminar room subdivided into small living rooms. In such a small living space, ...
Plot: satire, romance, slacker
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Sex O'Clock News (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Director and co-writer Romano Vanderbes attempts to satirize middle America's standard news broadcasts with as many jokes about sex as possible. The featured station is KSEX and Doug Ballard and Lydia Mahan play the anchors in a broadcast where ...
Style: sexy, toilet humor
Plot: satire, newscast, news satire, tv news, news anchor, sexual humor, karate, parody, pun, hot, sex scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, disorder, chaos and mayhem, male camaraderie, drunkenness, hunting party, border guard, hunter, dream, shooting, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: disturbing, sentimental, touching, thought provoking, ironic ...
Plot: guilt, middle aged man, peasant, pen pal, redemption, village, alienation, couple relations, family relations, mother son relationship, criminal, river ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Private Function (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life isn't easy in 1947 Yorkshire, where strict post-war rationing is putting the squeeze on the townspeople. But when a working-class couple discover that the town's wealthy elite has been secretly fattening up an illegal pig for their ...
Style: humorous, clever, suspense, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, pig, village, countryside, small town, working class, crimes, unlikely criminals, ambition, blind ambition, crime gone awry, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1947, 1930s ...
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Heavens Above! (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A naive but caring prison chaplain, who happens to have the same last name as an upper class cleric, is by mistake appointed as vicar to a small and prosperous country town. His belief in charity and forgiveness sets him at odds with the ...
Style: semi serious, clever, witty, humorous
Plot: satire, church, priest, factory, fish out of water, prison, village life, social misfits, clergy, misfit, nothing goes right, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Too Afraid of Life or Splat (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Cuba
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A superstitious middle-aged woman falls in love with a taxi driver, while trying to learn the identity of the unseen person tossing eggs at her.
Plot: taxi driver, newlywed, satire, mother-in-law, egg, mother in law
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 346
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, disorder, social relations, politics, society, cons and scams, political unrest, village life, village, border ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Horned Bastion (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Plot: wife, groom, husband, kolkhoz, cow, driver, daughter, village, hay, son, fiancee, night watchman
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: scam, soccer, spy, bathhouse, actress, suicide, tragedy, mistaken identity, travel, bullfighting
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Heads I Win, Tails You Lose (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Plot: catholic, soccer, gay, teenage boy, gay son, construction worker, gay teenager, widower, satire, priest, amnesia, football player ...
Place: rome italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 2K
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, couples, ultimatum, love and romance, young lovers, romance, first time, childhood sweetheart, water shortage, abstinence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, azerbaijan, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Around the World with Fanny Hill (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Stockholm, Fanny Hill is tired of being a housewife, and she suspects that her husband Roger, a TV-commercial director who's surrounded by starlets, is cheating on her. So, she sets a trap for him with her friend Monica, files for divorce, ...
Style: erotic, sex comedy
Plot: travel, fellatio, neglected wife, unfaithful wife, erotica, womanizer, female nudity, extramarital affair, sex, thin legs, female full frontal nudity, adulterous husband ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.8
 48
Up Yours (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tenants share wild times in a Hollywood apartment building.
Style: erotic, sex comedy
Plot: parody, satire, tenant, building, apartment, female nudity, apartment building, vignette, exploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 11K
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, farce, school, race against time, obsession, power relations, profanity, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, teachers and students, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%