Movies like What a Mess!

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What a Mess! (1995)
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What a Mess! (1995)
Original name: Ширли-мырли
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: The story starts in a Siberia where world's biggest diamond was found. It is so valuable that it may not only pay off the enormous national debt, but also allow every Russian citizen to move to the Canary Islands. However, Mafia plans to steal the massive gem but a notorious thief, Vasia, ruins their plans. Mafia and militia begin chasing him, but soon Vasia learns that he has brothers as between the chase he runs into well known Jewish conductor and a gypsy baron who are triplet brothers.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, absurd
Plot: family relations, drunkenness, brother brother relationship, diamond, embezzler, twin brother, long lost son, long lost relative, escapades, cons and scams, wedding, couple relations, family secret, love, thief, police, jewish, gypsy, caper, mafia, racism, russian mafia, theft, impersonation, russian ...
Place: russia

Most similar movies to What a Mess!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, light and entertaining films with plots about family relations, escapades, couples, love and romance, friendship, society and disorder mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like What a Mess!: Bitterly! (2013), The Best Day Ever (2015), Brother Nature (2016), Sextuplets (2019), Bromance: My Brother's Romance (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bitterly! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Progressive and talented Natasha and Roma dream of a European wedding by the sea... but Natasha's stepfather procured a different scenario. Rough official of the city administration considers the celebration as a springboard for their careers, ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: wedding, love, family relations, drunkenness, wedding preparations and rituals, adult humor, party, father daughter relationship, disagreement, sibling relationship, stereotypes, society ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia
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95%
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, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: police officer, pop star, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, small town, escapades, drinking alcohol, conflict, small town life, proposal, renegade, family relations, happy ending ...
Place: russia
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87%
Brother Nature (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Roger, a straight-laced politician has big plans to propose to his dream girl at her family's lake house. But everything goes awry when he meets his potential brother-in-law Todd: a full-time camp counselor with a heart of gold and a wild sense ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, light, funny ...
Plot: politician, marriage proposal, humour, family relations, relationships, father in law son in law relationship, escapades, love and romance, male female relationship, family, couple relations, son in law ...
Place: seattle
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83%
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Sextuplets (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An expecting father-to-be discovers he has many other siblings and tries to track them down before his baby is born.
Style: humorous, feel good, light
Audience: date night, family outing, teen comedy
Plot: uncover truth, family relations, escapades, brother brother relationship, family problems, dark humor, hopes, search for father, brother
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Bromance: My Brother's Romance (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man is forced to pretend to be his estranged gay brother in order to keep a major business from falling through. Though he has always hated his brother, the young man gains a new appreciation as he lives his brother's life.
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, humorous
Plot: pretending to be gay, gay, brother brother relationship, twins, debt, coma, twin, ambulance, gay interest, business, escapades, gender bending ...
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82%
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Mad Families (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three families compete for a camping spot during a busy Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, light
Plot: camping, family vacation, disorder, family relations, interracial relations, escapades, culture clash, couples, racism, parents and children, dark humor, contests and competitions ...
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81%
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: not serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, surrealism, storytelling, father son relationship, heroes, dialogue, adventure, love and romance, family relations, wedding, death, alcohol ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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From 180 & Taller (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Administrator of a Fitness-Club Kostya thinks that having a woman taller than 180sm by a man's side is a symbol of his prosperity and success. But he can only dream of having a 180sm beauty by his side. One day he decides to go on a date with ...
Style: twists and turns, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Plot: male female relationship, dating, fitness gym, intercourse, escapades, misfit, dialogue, stereotypes, friendship, women, love and romance, twists & turns ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Seven Dinners (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After five years of marriage, their relationships have come to a dead end – no kids, no common interests, almost no more love is left… When the wife asks for divorce, the husband tries the last remedy to cure their relationships – a scientific ...
Style: feel good, light, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: love and romance, marriage, couples, family relations, family, love, hopes, sex, husband wife relationship, romance, happy ending, twists & turns ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Don't be a dick about it (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A hilarious and beautiful portrait of two brothers growing up. The film follows the brothers around for one summer capturing the nuances of pissing each other off.
Style: humorous, entertaining, contemplative, feel good, light ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, teenager, love hate relationship, suburbs, childhood, coming of age, love, friendship, family relations, youth, friends, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Testosteron (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The wedding of Kornel, a young, well known TV scientist, to the famous singer, Alicja, is to be the social event of the year. In the suburban reception hall, the final preperations are being made. The waiter, Tytus, who is somewhat touchy having ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, unlikely couple, couples, comedy of errors, disorder, silly humor, love triangle, couple relations, family relations, love, parent child relationship, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
It's for Your Own Good (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three brothers-in-law try to get their daughters to dump their undesirable boyfriends.
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, humorous, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: father daughter relationship, family relations, prejudice, stereotypes, culture clash, father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, life philosophy, adventure, society, friends, manipulation, escapades ...
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72%
 5.2
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The Week Of (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The parents of a soon-to-be married couple make the final preparations for the wedding ceremony.
Style: humorous, light, funny, feel good, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: wedding, family relations, parents and children, friendship, happy ending, disorder, doctor, dialogue, escapades, love and romance, youth, marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
How I Became Russian (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: To please the father of his bride is not an easy task. This problem is faced by the Chinese guy Pen, when he goes to Moscow for his love - Ira, without even knowing what a nightmare awaits him. After all, her father Anatoly is not at all ready to ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, sincere
Plot: russian, son in law, interracial love, trial, chinaman, court, couple relations, father daughter relationship, winter
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Loudspeaker (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Gathered together in a country house, seven friends play an entertaining game, in which participants have to read aloud all of their incoming text messages, and can only answer their calls using loudspeaker mode. They can’t even imagine what ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, touching
Plot: adultery, couple relations, betrayal, human nature, telephone call, friendship, family relations, adaptation, couples, love and romance, husband wife relationship, party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Irish Jam (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Upon discovering that their town is up for sale, crafty Irish villagers scheme to raise the money to prevent the buy-out. They hold a poetry contest with a tempting grand prize -- the deed to their local pub. But what could happen when a duplicitous ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: culture clash, friendship, cons and scams, disorder, rise to the top, contests and competitions, on the run, love triangle, village, family relations, fall in love, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, los angeles, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.5
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Mistresses (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Contemporary Russia. Three girls, deceived by married men, establish a secret society to help other women like themselves.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, sexy, romantic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: vengeance, adultery, friendship, betrayal, rivalry, escapades, redemption, adventure, society, dishonesty, revenge, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Dzhentlmeny, Udachi! (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The remake of famous Russian comedy "Dzhentlmeny udachi" (1971).
Style: witty, semi serious, funny, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: cons and scams, misfit, crimes, dishonesty, chases and races, secret agents, petty criminal, disorder, lookalikes, criminal heroes, danger, doppelganger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Me, Them And Lara (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A priest, after spending years in humanitary missions in Africa, reunites with his family, which is in worse conditions than when he left, and above all meets a young lady who will make him doubt both himself and his faith.
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: chick flick
Plot: priest, life philosophy, self discovery, transformation, stereotypes, social relations, family relations, siblings relations, escapades, human nature, lifestyle, greed ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Kidnapping, Caucasian Style (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shura journalist comes to the Caucasus to shoot a report about the local beauty and tradition, and into Gorski, fiefdom of the local city mayor George Gadzhievich Saahova. Those supporting fashion, given the governor planned to marry a young beauty, ...
Style: feel good, light, entertaining, humorous
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: society, life philosophy, adventure, love and romance, youth, romance, escapades
Time: 20th century
Place: ussr
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65%
The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Victor Barinov at the personal request of the Russian President will go to Sochi at the world championship for professional chefs and to prove that he and his team are the best in the world! The hard struggle for the title of winner of Operations ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, exciting, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, kitchen, chef, competition, cook, friendship, rivalry, search, couples, family relations, adventure, meal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Kissing Cousins (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A "relatively" romantic comedy about a professional heartbreaker (and cynical bachelor) who teams up with his attractive cousin from the UK in order to fool his friends into believing he is capable of a relationship. Hijinks and laughs ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cousin cousin relationship, romance, fall in love, disorder, unlikely couple, family relations, cons and scams, looking for love, friendship, society, love and romance, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Boss in the Living Room (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cristina lives a peaceful life until her older brother Ciro, who has to attend a trial, asks to spend house arrests at Cristina’s home.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic
Plot: life turned upside down, fish out of water, hidden identity, society, family relations, family life, misfit, culture clash, couple relations, dishonesty, disorder, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Opportunity Knocks (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Lou are a couple of two-bit con men on the lam from a loan shark. They hide out in someone's house and they hear on the answering machine that (A) the owner of the house is out of the country for a month or two and (B) the housesitter ...
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Plot: cons and scams, impostor, disorder, comedy of errors, crimes, mafia, love, con artists, house, friendship, adventure, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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64%
The Price to Pay (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jean-Pierre, a wealthy businessman, is lonely. He still desires his wife but she only seems interested in shopping and the beauty salon. Tired of lunching alone every day, one day he decides to invite his chauffeur to join him, and a relationship ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: couple relations, battle of the sexes, master and servant, family problems, shopping, beauty salon, couples, love and romance, family relations, power relations, nothing goes right, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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63%
Crazy About Work (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alicia is a workaholic executive who suddenly loses her job and her family. In her process of rebuilding, she associates with a neighbor and helps her in her business. This is how she manages to be the most successful businesswoman in the country. ...
Style: light, humorous, entertaining, touching, feel good
Plot: love, family, working woman, family relations, love and romance, romance, friendship, friends, couples, job, loss of job, loss
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63%
Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A catholic French couple sees their life upside down when their four daughters get married to men of different religion and origins.
Style: funny, humorous, light, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: interracial relations, wedding, racism, family relations, family gatherings, marriage, couples, parents and children, verbal byplay, couple relations, society, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, africa
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62%
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Adopt a Daddy (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Damien is a pawn in a primary school, and leads a quiet life. To rescue one of his young students, Bahzad, and his mother from imminent expulsion from the land, Damien reconnects with his parents' militant past and convinces his sister ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, light, funny, captivating ...
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Ay Lav Yu (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ibrahim returns to Tinne, along with his girlfriend, Jessica, but will the tiny village become their new home?
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: culture clash, village, homecoming, social differences, couples, meet the parents, couple relations, fish out of water, society, family relations, parents and children, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Six Degrees of Celebration 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A lot of things happened in the life of "Yolki" hepes during the last year, but here it's again - the New Year's eve...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: memory loss, new year, buddies, escapades, hopes, obsessive quest, friends, love and romance, wish come true, new year's eve, forbidden love, extreme sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%