Movies like Happy Go Lucky

If you like "Happy Go Lucky" you are looking for movies about / with village, train, villager, travel, pride, satire and bureaucracy themes of Comedy genre shot in Soviet Union.
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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, pride, satire, bureaucracy, soviet, 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, feel good, realistic and captivating films with plots about village, satire, family relations, travel, disorder, countryside and society mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Happy Go Lucky: End of Days (1962), Adam and Eve (1970), Sideburns (1990), Bedside Highway (1972), The Red Snowball Tree (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
End of Days (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: dancing, soldier, old man, fire, love, priest, religion, old woman, village, church, husband, wife ...
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95%
 7.6
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Adam and Eve (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Bekir, in anger divorces his wife Kheva, which he regrets. Because of Sharia, she can return if she marries another and is expelled by him. Bekir arranges with Adam, to briefly marry and expel her. Neither Kheva, nor Adam want to separate.
Plot: islam
Place: caucasus, russia
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93%
 7.4
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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: lenin, poetry, patriotism, nationalism, poet, gang, dancing, russian, politics, farce, singer, teenager ...
Place: russia
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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: hunting, hunter, countryside, alcohol abuse, disorder, chaos and mayhem, male camaraderie, drunkenness, dream, friendship, satire, nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, hot
Plot: village, countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief), farm, seduction, female nudity, sex, sex scene, cheating wife, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, touching, disturbing, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Plot: peasant, middle aged man, alienation, redemption, village, guilt, criminal, couple relations, family relations, mother son relationship, pen pal, ex convict ...
Place: ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Branch Office (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Plot: wedding, mother, sister, groom
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, realistic, offbeat
Plot: village, water shortage, battle of the sexes, social relations, love and romance, romance, young lovers, ultimatum, couples, first time, absurdism, strike ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, caucasus, azerbaijan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chekhov's Motifs (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ukraine, Russia
Duration: 120 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.
Style: humorous, disturbing, captivating, satirical, psychological
Plot: morality, wedding, village, family relations, dead wife, satire, absurd humor, church, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: shakespeare's romeo and juliet, diplomacy, cold war, un, politics
Place: ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Horned Bastion (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Plot: night watchman, cow, groom, kolkhoz, husband, son, village, wife, daughter, driver, fiancee, hay
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, marijuana, village, mayor, jealousy, ice hockey, gossip, priest, cooking, czech village, pastor, hockey player
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The Best Day Ever (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: For a successful DPS officer time to start a family, but he lives with his mother. When Petia decides to propose Olya marriage, his official car crashes into drunken pop star.
Style: humorous, ironic, not serious, light, cynical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: police officer, pop star, small town, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, escapades, tragic love, conflict, renegade, small town life, alcohol abuse, proposal, family relations ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, travel, womanizer, pregnancy, satire, mishap, drunkenness
⇓ similarity ⇓
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What Men Talk About 3 (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This time Lesha, Slava, Kamil and Sasha go to St. Petersburg. And three of the four do not even know why they go there. But at some point it becomes clear that it does not matter - why. It is important that they go.
Style: thought provoking, feel good, humorous, twists and turns
Audience: family outing
Plot: friends, family relations, parents and children, family, spoken inner thoughts, family problems, dishonesty, summer, time, storytelling, dialogue
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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51%
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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: funny, road movie, witty, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, train, farce, time, obsession, chaos, chase, satire, false accusation, car accident, embarrassment, humiliation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Wedding in Paris (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A businessman in Italy, who doesn't pay any taxes, and a financier always on the hunt for tax evaders come into contact because their sons share an apartment in Paris.
Style: funny, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: travel, humour, eccentric family, satire, parents and children, businessman, family
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: clever, humorous, witty, satirical, bleak ...
Plot: satire, working class, small town, countryside, food, village, social differences, village life, ambition, society, crimes, couples ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1947, 70s
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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48%
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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, silent film
Plot: pig, cottage, villager, chase, fair
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One Day in Europe (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One day in Europe shows stories set in four European countries. All of them involve thievery in some way or the other. The protagonists are strangers in the respective country. For none of them their stay turns out as planned.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: disorder, fish out of water, culture clash, crimes, lifestyle, travel, communication problem, performer's life, society, dishonesty, empire, soccer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, russia, spain, istanbul turkey ...
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Welcome to the South (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alberto (Claudio Bisio), post office manager of a small town in Brianza, under pressure of his wife Sylvia (Angela Finocchiaro), is willing to do anything to get the transfer to Milan. Even pretending to be disabled to climb in the ranking. But the ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: fish out of water, workplace situations, friendship, disorder, culture clash, social relations, society, couple relations, misfit, workplace, supportive coworker, cultural difference ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, naples italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: semi serious, humorous, captivating, biting, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, comedy of errors, satire, society, politics, social relations, disorder, cons and scams, political unrest, village life, village, border ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: female nudity, garbage, sex, double life, train, strike, bigamy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Walking the Streets of Moscow (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: "I Am Walking Along Moscow" aka "Ya Shagayu Po Moskve" (1963) is a charming lyrical comedy directed by Georgi Daneliya in 1963 that was nominated for Golden Palm at Cannes Film Festival. Daneliya proved that it is possible to ...
Style: humorous, sincere, sentimental, nostalgic
Plot: military enlistment, army, wedding, fiancee, family relations, love and romance, society, friendship, ridicule, subway, criminal, russian soldier ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Best Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Vadik Volnov (Garik Kharlamov) dies on his own wedding of cannabis overdose and has to prove to God that he is worthy to enter Heaven. During his conversation with God's secretary, Vadik recalls numerous memorable moments of his earthly ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: friendship, surrealism, father son relationship, love and romance, adventure, heroes, family relations, death, god, wedding, alcohol abuse, life ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Heads I Win, Tails You Lose (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Plot: lgbt, gays and lesbians, priest, sex with a priest, grandfather grandson relationship, homosexual, gay son, gay athlete, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, soccer, widower ...
Place: rome italy, milan italy
⇓ 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: actress, suicide, mistaken identity, travel, tragedy, spy, scam, soccer, bullfighting, bathhouse
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Kids Are Alright: Destination Asturias (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Ricardo, a responsible father, decides to personally take his son to a camp in Asturias, other parents propose that he should also take care of their children. When the train is about to leave, Felipe, a flamboyant individual and grandfather of ...
Style: funny, captivating, feel good, humorous, light ...
Plot: road trip, travel, train travel, teamwork, chase, escapades, humour, parents and children, teenager, cell phone, running, train ...
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: singer, money, train, newspaper, hospital, jail, rescue, cart, bottle
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: estate, lighthouse keeper, television, lighthouse, seagull, village, film within a film
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%