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Chasing Luck(Y) (2005)
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Chasing Luck(Y) (2005)
Original name: Potera za Sreć(k)om
Genre: Comedy
Country: Serbia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a rented apartment in Belgrade lives Srećko, who always plays the same combination of lotteries in the hope to win a premium one day. Local seller of lottery tickets, Višnja, is In him the love him. One evening, Srecko gets premium worth of several million euros. Helpless Srećko looses his ticket and his memory. However, the winning lottery paper, by unfortunate circumstances, reaches the hands of Žile and Sale, the owner of the local cafes. Unprepared to manage this money, they go to the Greek island Corfu in the hopes that will inspired them for a business. Two suspicious Belgrade "businessman" fallow them to Corfu to steal them the ticket.
Plot: lottery, mafia, pursuit, wedding, lottery winner, greek island, police inspector, mob

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and light films with plots about lottery, lottery winner, disorder, lottery ticket, family relations, wedding and mafia mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Chasing Luck(Y): Lottovoittaja UKK Turhapuro (1976), Lucky (2011), If I Were a Rich Man (2002), It's a Mad, Mad, Mad World II (1988), Two Lottery Tickets (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lottovoittaja UKK Turhapuro (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It is the first anniversary of Uuno and Elisabet. Uuno has placed a bet with his friend Härski-Hartikainen a year ago, that if Uuno can take just one year of marriage with Elisabet, Hartikainen will treat him a festive dinner. However, Hartikainen ...
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Lucky (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A wannabe serial killer wins the lottery and pursues his lifelong crush.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: lottery, serial killer, couple relations, crimes, teenage crush, murder, lottery winner, police detective, confession, disorder, couples, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, hawaii
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If I Were a Rich Man (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Between Alice, a hospital nurse and Aldo, a shampoo sales representative, things have turned sour of late. Alice blames her husband for lacking ambition and contemplates divorce.One day Aldo wins the ten million euro lotto prize. But, unwilling to ...
Plot: fortune, hypocrite, lottery winner, lottery, secret, nurse, mobbing, divorce, deception, female nudity, money, office ...
Place: paris france
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It's a Mad, Mad, Mad World II (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After losing their lottery winnings during the bank's closure, the Biu family's luck changes again as Bill's job promotion and daughters' education and work careers sent them and the entire family to lead their new lives in ...
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Two Lottery Tickets (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 3 men from a provincial town who are in an urgent need for money so they decide to buy a lottery ticket. They win the lottery, but very soon, the ticket gets stolen.
Style: road movie
Plot: lottery, lottery ticket, hitchhiker, cafe, little girl, telephone call, bet, stork, private investigation, cell phone, refrigerator, betting ...
Place: eastern europe
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Mr. Nice Guy (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A hitman by the name of Mr. Nice Guy is about to be married and his fiancee doesn't know his true profession. On top of that, his future father-in-law has a contract out on him. A zany mafia comedy!
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Joker's Wild (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A jealous mobster chases a screenwriter, who likes his friend, from New York to the Caribbean.
Plot: bandit, femme fatale, shark, screenwriter, mob, mafia, danger
Place: new york, miami
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Malamaal Weekly (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Lilaram sells lottery tickets and one customer has hit the jackpot but dies of shock upon finding out that he has won. Now, Lilaram wants all the money, and so does everyone around him.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: lottery, village, cons and scams, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, dishonesty, disorder, social relations, bollywood, poverty, alcoholic, lottery winner ...
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Place: india, new delhi
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: surprise ending
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Beverly Hills Bodysnatchers (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A doctor and a mortician have teamed up to do re-animation experiments on corpses using gangster money loaned for "remodeling." When they can't pay it back, the Mafia guy sends his nephews to work at the funeral home to keep a watch ...
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White Lions (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Serbia
Duration: 90 min.
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Lottery Ticket (2010)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kevin Carson is a young man living in the projects who has to survive a three-day weekend after his opportunistic neighbors find out he's holding a winning lottery ticket worth $370 million
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light
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Lottery! (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Lottery! is an American drama series that premiered on ABC on September 9, 1983. The series aired for one season of 17 episodes and starred Ben Murphy as Patrick Sean Flaherty, and Marshall Colt as Eric Rush. Lottery! centered around ordinary people ...
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Genre: Comedy
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