Movies like Simon Konianski

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Simon Konianski (2009)
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Simon Konianski (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Simon, 35, has returned to live temporarily with his father. They make life unbearable for each other. To add spice to this situation, Uncle Maurice and Aunt Mala, Ernest's brother and sister, meddle in everything and, notably, try to find a "nice little Jewish girl" for Simon to marry. When Ernest passes away, Simon fulfils his father's last request: bury him in the village where he was born, in the depths of Ukraine. And so Simon finds himself caught up in an event-packed road movie in the company of his paranoid old uncle, his aunt who nags him endlessly about his "Goy dancer", his six-years-old son, his father's body and his ghost, and also a rabbit. Not to mention his ex who hassles him by phone. The journey will be nothing like a cruise down the Nile!
Plot: dancing, holocaust, on the road, jewish, cemetery, concentration camp, pills, dancer, rabbit, airport, father son relationship, border crossing, cigarette smoking, grave, grandfather grandson relationship, ice cream, rabbi, mascot, loss of father, bare breasts, police officer, holocaust survivor, urination, pill, dance ...
Place: ukraine

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and sex comedy films with plots about dancing, cigarette smoking, father son relationship, family relations, female nudity, farce and husband wife relationship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Simon Konianski: 7 jours pas plus (2017), Homolka and Pocketbook (1972), Sous le figuier (2012), Hook, Line And Sinker (1969), In the Game (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
7 jours pas plus (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: What is the common point between a cow that falls from the sky, a single hardware merchant and manic, a young Indian lost, and a nice Normande who loves the manic gifts? A simple question: everything that happens to us falls-t-it really the chance?
Plot: pizza delivery, parking lot, love, infidelity, hospital, pizza, cow, hardware store, loss of father, language barrier, vomiting, death of father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Homolka and Pocketbook (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The husband and wife Ludva and Hedus Homolkas with their twins Péta and Máta and Ludva's parents - the granny and grandpa - arrive in the snowy Spindleruv Mlýn for a holiday. They promise to each other that they will not spoil the quite ...
Plot: father son relationship, mountain, husband wife relationship, dancing, skiing, cigarette smoking, snow, elderly, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
A Woman Very Very Very Much in Love (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found
Plot: model, impotence, curse, sex, infidelity, pregnancy, extramarital affair, art, auctioneer, dream, father son relationship, thirty something ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Sous le figuier (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nathalie, Christophe and Joëlle are in the midst of an existential crisis. Brought together by Selma, 95 and seriously ill, they will spend a memorable summer on the banks of the Moselle. How ironic that the one whom they had intended to help to ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: terminal illness, countryside, friends, friendship, hopes, introspection, family relations, life is a bitch, single parent, golden years, unfulfillment, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Hook, Line And Sinker (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Told he is terminally ill, an insurance executive (Jerry Lewis) goes on a credit-card spending spree--and then learns his medical diagnosis was a mistake. This 1969 comedy, directed by George Marshall, also stars Anne Francis, Peter Lawford and ...
Plot: doctor, debt, cigarette smoking, life insurance, disguise, dance, dog, shaving, dancer, corpse, mother daughter relationship, infidelity ...
Place: lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.8
 424
In the Game (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Roland is reached by the illness of'Alzheimer's and his family is the small-care with him, except his grandson JB which n'has that'a single goal to play the final of basketball in Paris. But the parents of JB blocked this ...
Style: road movie, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: alzheimer's disease, grandfather grandson relationship, grandfather, basketball, memory loss, doctor, restaurant, basketball game, restaurant owner, on the road, family relations, mother slaps son ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.1
 415
Hello, Goodbye (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Israel, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: French film icons Gérard Depardieu and Fanny Ardant star in this romantic comedy about a Parisian couple in their fifties who share a comfortable life, a beautiful home, a posh country club and a midlife crisis. Following a dream vacation to Israel ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rabbi, culture clash, fish out of water, midlife crisis, society, nothing goes right, religions or cults, disorder, romance, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, france, middle east, europe, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Brother for All the Money (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Honza and Zuzana are very young husband and wife. They have a little daughter of whom willingly occasionally take care the grandparents and Honza's fifteen-year-old brother Martin. Zuzana continues studying and Honza devotes all weekends as an ...
Plot: love, doctor, kiss, police, marriage, teenager, dancing, race, drinking, father daughter relationship, race track, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Recruits (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Within two weeks, Sgt. Hardbutt has to clean up the crime in the streets before the Governor arrives. Hardbutt is forced to supplement his overworked staff with civilian "recruits" who he schemes to use to a disastrous advantage.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: corruption, police, policewoman, police officer, butt, motorcade, kiss on the lips, woman in a towel, female in shower, wrapped in a towel, woman wearing black lingerie, loud sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Lost in Paris (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fiona visits Paris for the first time to assist her myopic Aunt Martha. Catastrophes ensue, mainly involving Dom, a homeless man who has yet to have an emotion or thought he was afraid of expressing.
Style: whimsical, non-linear
Plot: female director, underwater scene, neighbor, canadian, champagne, tent, subway station, cell phone, vomiting, statue of liberty, underwater, snow ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 1K
The Jews (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A French-Jewish actor seeks counseling and discusses a number of stereotypes concerning Jewish people. Told in the form of short stories that accompany each stereotype.
Style: anthology
Plot: time travel, mossad, sketch, alzheimer's disease, redhead, politics, red hair, racism, psychologist, protest, female nudity, voting ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Demandez la permission aux enfants ! (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, sincere, semi serious, humorous
Plot: family relations, teen rebel, divorced parents, dysfunctional family, rebellious daughter, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, computer, boat, chat, junior high school, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Honeymoon Hotel (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man left at the alter goes on his honeymoon trip anyway, taking his best man along instead.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: canceled wedding, honeymoon, tuxedo, fashion model, singing, cigarette smoking, hotel, waiter, singer, mistress, scheme, fiancee ...
Place: new york, pacific ocean, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Karma Calling (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This zany take on the American Dream follows the Raj clan, who are just like any other family in Hoboken, N.J.: drowning in debt, driving one another crazy and ... mixed up with the mob by way of a call center in India.
Plot: female director, call center, dog, prayer, bicycle, airport, cigarette smoking, singing in the shower, high school reunion, immigrants, tour, american dream ...
Place: atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 4K
The Volcano (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull causes major disruptions to travelers' plans around the world. For Alain and Valérie, it's a catastrophe. Because to make it to the small Greek village in time for their ...
Style: humorous, road movie, cynical, absurd, realistic ...
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, on the road, nothing goes right, dark humor, divorced parents, car chase, wedding, outsmarting, woman fights a man, male female fight, fight for supremacy, road accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2010
Place: europe, iceland, france, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tigers in Lipstick (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 8 comic sketches set in Italy, with 4 of the most famous European sex symbols of the 70's playing 2 roles each.
Style: sex comedy, sexy, erotic
Plot: widow, police officer, nipples visible through clothing, dead man, framed for murder, woman smoking cigarette, photographer, hot, sexual tension, telephone conversation, sex scene, panties ...
⇓ 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 ⇓
43%
 5.7
 7K
Mascots (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eager contestants don big heads and furry suits to vie for the title of World's Best Mascot.
Style: funny, satirical, surreal, absurd, weird ...
Plot: mascot, competition, dance, dancing, eccentricity, mentor, stupidity, existentialism, brutality, loneliness, satire, hedgehog ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Killing Dad (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man, always very devoted to his mother, decides to look for his father whom he never met. He meats a seducing older woman prone to drinking and her aged boyfriend whom she grew tired of.
Plot: vomiting, seaside, bathtub, father son relationship, small town, urination, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Why Do They Call It Love When They Mean Sex? (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gloria is a porn artist that performs live-sex. When his mate gets sick he brings her a young substitute, Manu. The boy works surprisingly well and then Gloria decides to go into business with him. Things get complicated when Gloria discovers that ...
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: firefighter, disco, farce, workplace romance, relationship vs career, workplace, artists and showbiz, disorder, go public, couples, workplace situations, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Shankar Dada MBBS (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Shankar Dada (Chiranjeevi) is a local goon with a good heart who defends his extortion and settlement business as social service to maintain peace in society. But he pretends to be a doctor to his parents to make them contended about their ...
Plot: fake doctor, medicine, love, doctor, father son relationship, college, laughter, wheelchair, novice, compassion, collar, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Rose Tinted Dreams (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An amiable picture about entering adulthood, great dreams, and the first - forbidden - love of a white postman, Jakub, and a pretty Gypsy girl, Jolanka. This is a poetic story, a mosaic of the playful world springing from the wild imagination of the ...
Plot: umbrella, feather, pigeon, soup, airplane, falling into water, magic, bicycle, alarm, rifle, white rabbit, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.1
 472
Gimme an 'F' (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Can a squad of misfit cheerleaders with an over-age trainer possibly win the big cheerleading competition.
Style: teen sex comedy, cult film
Plot: cheerleading, taking off clothes, instructor, peep hole, bra, blood, blonde, bet, male in shower, lake, taking a shower, news reporter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 7.4
 603
Behold Homolka (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This light comedy finds a Czech taxi driver taking his family on a weekend outing in the country. His wife, daughter-in-law, son and two grandchildren are the passengers who disturb the solitude of two young lovers. While the women attend the horse ...
Plot: father in law daughter in law relationship, naughty child, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, hung over, brawl, screaming, scolding, locked in a room, sunday, stubbornness, picnic ...
Place: czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Holidays by the Sea (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A comedy about funny adventures of the group of French people during the summer vacation.
Style: humorous, not serious, contemplative, funny, silent film ...
Plot: beach, social differences, resort, destiny, ocean, silly humor, disorder, ocean or sea, couples, social class, vacation, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tres Mexicanos ardientes (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A comedy about infidelity and the complications it brings, TRES MEXICANOS ARDIENTES begins when a wealthy commercial-director feasts his eyes on a stunning model named Lina.
Style: sex comedy, erotic
Plot: fake injury, female full frontal nudity, wheelchair bound, face mask, doctor, ambulance, bus, sex scene, actress, grave, stolen money, pointing a gun on someone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dad on the Run (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jonas (Clément Sibony), a 23-year-old dad attempts to carry out an important Jewish tradition: burying the foreskin of his newly circumcised son. The forgetful father only has a few hours to complete the task... but have a group of hit men on his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, offbeat ...
Plot: lifestyle, parents and children, family life, family relations, race against time, babies and infants, musician's life, screwball, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, father son relationship, tradition ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Brezeln für den Pott (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Roland Reuter, a Swabian executive of bakery chain Weckle, is promoted to Meiderich near Duisburg in the derelict Ruhr as branch manager. His wife Sibil, a teacher, and troublesome teen daughter Lea won't move with him, at least for now. ...
Plot: drinking, boy, competition, father figure, vomiting, infidelity, party, gift, dancing, urination, punishment, bully ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Knowhutimean? Hey Vern, It's My Family Album (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Ernest finds his old family album in the attic and discusses his family members from the album to his neighbor, Vern.
Plot: musical number, grandfather grandson relationship, carnival, poverty, union soldier, ancestry, hunger, american civil war, father son relationship, trailer trash, memories, king kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Pals (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young student hungry for cash engages in the world of shady deals.
Plot: farce, camera, playing footsie, typewriter, black stockings, stockings, office, bare breasts, male female relationship, trenchcoat, female stockinged foot, dancing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%