Movies like Stay Away, Joe

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Stay Away, Joe (1968)
 4.8
 1K
Stay Away, Joe (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Joe Lightcloud persuades his Congressman to give him 20 heifers and a prize bull so he and his father, Charlie, can prove that the Navajos can successfully raise cattle on the reservation. If their experiment is successful, then the government will help all the Navajo people. But Joe's friend, Bronc Hoverty, accidentally barbecues the prize bull, while Joe sells the heifers to buy plumbing and other home improvements for his stepmother.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film, inter cultural
Plot: countryside, rock, friends, contests and competitions, ambition, against the odds, blues, buddies, wilderness, rivalry, homecoming, dancing, horse, native american, fight, cowboy, motorcycle, violence, heroes, desert, truck, tough guy, cowboys and indians, music band, singing ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa

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Most similar movies to Stay Away, Joe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and psychotronic films with plots about fistfight, singer, love and romance, singing, dancing, brawl and friends mostly in Comedy, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Stay Away, Joe: Tickle Me (1965), Speedway (1968), Follow That Dream (1962), Frankie and Johnny (1966), Spinout (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tickle Me (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Elvis is a singing rodeo rider who drifts into an expensive dude ranch patronized by wealthy glamour girls. The owner, Vera Radford, hires Elvis as a stable man. Pretty physical fitness trainer Pam Merritt has a letter from her late grandfather ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: date night
Plot: letter, ranch, rock, boss and employee, infidelity, love and romance, buddies, rescue, romance, partners, lifestyle, ghost ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
It Happened at the World's Fair (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Mike and Danny fly a cropduster, but because of Danny's gambling debts, a local sheriff takes custody of it. Trying to earn money, they hitch-hike to the World's Fair in Seattle. While Danny tries to earn money playing poker, Mike takes ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: fall in love, gambling, buddies, hidden identity, love and romance, disorder, friends, wooing, fish out of water, rock, oldies, starting over ...
Time: 60s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.7
 2K
Speedway (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race car driver tries to outrun the beautiful tax auditor out to settle his account.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: gambling, race, racing, disorder, friends, hidden identity, nothing goes right, uninhibited rivalry, rock, down on your luck, redemption, fall in love ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Follow That Dream (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When the Kwimper family car runs out of gas on a new Florida highway and an officous state supervisor tries to run them off, Pop Kwimper digs in his heels and decides to do a little homesteading. He and his son Toby and their "adopted" ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic ...
Plot: surfing, twins, gangsters, orphan, casino, gambling, adoption, music, ambition, society, performer's life, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Frankie and Johnny (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elvis plays Johnny, a riverboat entertainer with a big gambling problem. Donna Douglas plays Johnny's girl, Frankie. A fortune teller tells Johnny how he can change his luck. Enter a new lady luck played by Nancy Kovack and the cat fight begins.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gambling, love triangle, romance, couples, rock, down on your luck, fall in love, showbiz, oldies, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, manhattan new york city, mississippi river, mississippi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
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Spinout (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Band singer/race driver Mike McCoy must choose between marrying a beautiful rich girl and driving her father's car in a prestigious race.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: date night
Plot: rock band, racecar driver, heiress, rich girl, rock, family business, fall in love, parents and children, eccentric family, wooing, buddies, leadership ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.2
 2K
The Rounders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben (Glenn Ford) and Marion (Henry Fonda) are two cowboys who make a meager living breaking wild horses. Their frequent employer Jim (Chill Wills), who always gets the better of them, talks them into taking a nondescript horse in lieu of some of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, buddy movie, buddy comedy
Plot: horse, friends, workplace, ambition, partners, buddies, hopes, contests and competitions, on the road, animal training, animal life, brawl ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, nevada, phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Viva Las Vegas (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lucky Jackson arrives in town with his car literally in tow ready for the first Las Vegas Grand Prix - once he has the money to buy an engine. He gets the cash easily enough but mislays it when the pretty swimming pool manageress takes his mind off ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: rock, romance, instructor, couples, friends, oldies, surfing, fall in love, lifestyle, ambition, partners, buddies ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Kissin' Cousins (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An Army officer returns to the Smoky Mountains tries to convince his kinfolk to allow the Army to build a missile site on their land. Once he gets there, he discovers he has a lookalike cousin.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: soldier, disorder, friends, mountain, love triangle, social differences, chaos and mayhem, nothing goes right, buddies, twins, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Live a Little, Love a Little (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pin-up photographer, who doesn't want to get pinned down, comes up against a girl who won't take no for an answer.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, boss and employee, love triangle, fall in love, disorder, couples, nothing goes right, journalism, romance, workplace, lifestyle, impossible love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
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Girl Happy (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Chicago mobster hires a rock and roll singer and his band to keep an eye on his daughter during Spring Break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nightclub, spring break, musician's life, nothing goes right, gangsters, performer's life, opposites attract, betrayal, couples, partners, romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, florida, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Elvis plays Ross Carpenter, a fishing guide/sailor who loves his life out on the sea. When he finds out his boss is retiring to Arizona, he has to find a way to buy the Westwind, a boat that he and his father built. He is also caught between two ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: nightclub, fugitives, follow your dream, show tunes, couple relations, ship, fish out of water, family business, fall in love, wooing, love triangle, odd couple ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: hawaii, arizona, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Trouble with Girls (1969)
Genre: Comedy, History, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Chautauqua manager Walter Hale and his loyal business manager struggle to keep their traveling troupe together in small town America.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: labor union, investigation, americana, lecture, tent, small town life, workplace situations, rock, celebrity culture, small town, murder, filmmaking ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 14K
McLintock! (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: George Washington McLintock, 'GW' to friends and foes alike, is a cattle baron and the richest man in the territory. He anxiously awaits the return of his daughter Becky who has been away at school for the last two years. He's also ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rancher, spanking, romance, ranch, mogul, rivalry, farce, husband wife relationship, cowboy, unsupportive spouse, cigarette smoking, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: arizona, alaska, ireland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Cheyenne Social Club (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two cowboys inherit a "social club" specializing in satisfying men.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Plot: prostitute, brothel, friends, best friends, rivalry, partners, crimes, adventure, buddies, vengeance, singer, friend ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
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Blue Hawaii (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Chad Gates has just gotten out of the Army, and is happy to be back in Hawaii with his surf-board, his beach buddies, and his girlfriend.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: surfing, tour guide, family business, love and romance, starting over, partners, parents and children, fall in love, dancing, happy ending, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, future, 80s
Place: hawaii, usa, polynesia, honolulu hawaii, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Second Time Around (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1911, a widow with two children leaves New York City for territorial Arizona and becomes a ranch hand and later gets herself elected sheriff. A gambler and a rancher become rivals for her affections.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: gambling, widow, single parent, rivalry, love and romance, criminal heroes, crimes, family, society, americana, friends, farm ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era
Place: arizona, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Harem Holiday (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Johnny Tyronne, action movie star and ladies man, is travelling through the Middle East on a goodwill tour to promote his latest movie, "Sands of the Desert". Once he arrives, however, he is kidnapped by a gang of assassins who were so ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: assassination, crimes, fish out of water, disorder, goofy hero, partners, desire for fame, opposites attract, nothing goes right, rivalry, blind ambition, elvis presley ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Paradise, Hawaiian Style (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Blacklisted by the major airlines for endlessly chasing female staff, pilot Rick Richards returns to Hawaii to set up a helicopter charter company with his friend Danny. Having a girl on every island is a good way to get business but it becomes ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic
Audience: date night
Plot: rock, wooing, nightlife, fall in love, family business, frame up, anti hero, romance, rescue, underdog, love and romance, odd couple ...
Time: 60s
Place: hawaii, usa, honolulu hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
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Guns of Diablo (1964)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bronson and Russell are up against some bad guys who run the town to which the pair have gone for supplies. Bronson runs into an old girl friend, Oliver, who is now married to his enemy Merlin. Bronson had long ago broken Merlin's arm, and now ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, small town, showdown, gunfight, good versus evil, fighting crime, crimes, friends, tough heroes, lovers reunited, friendship, partners against crime ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 3K
Clambake (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The heir to an oil fortune trades places with a water-ski instructor at a Florida hotel to see if girls will like him for himself, rather than his father's money.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, experimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: wealth, romance, hotel, love and romance, rise to the top, show tunes, switching roles, social differences, cinderella story, fall in love, fish out of water, resort ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, miami, usa, las vegas, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 14K
Cat Ballou (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman seeking revenge for her murdered father hires a famous gunman, but he's very different from what she expects.
Style: semi serious, captivating, twists and turns, harsh, melancholic ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, old west, rescue, ranch, redemption, criminal heroes, hitman, family relations, wilderness, cowboy, hanging ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the fourth of the highly successful Frankie and Annette beach party movies, a motorcycle gang led by Eric Von Zipper kidnaps singing star Sugar Kane managed by Bullets, who hires sky-diving surfers Steve and Bonnie from Big Drop for a publicity ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: mermaid, romance, love triangle, infidelity, love and romance, dishonesty, nothing goes right, buddies, young lovers, lifestyle, youth, rock ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Charro! (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jess Wade is innocently accused of having stolen a cannon from the Mexican revolutionary forces. He tries to find the real culprits, a gang of criminals.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, heroes, gang, gunfight, gun, going straight, lone wolves, chase, heist, vengeance, vigilantism, self discovery ...
Time: 60s, victorian era, victorian
Place: sonora, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
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Beach Party (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Anthropology Professor Robert Orwell Sutwell and his secretary Marianne are studying the sex habits of teenagers. The surfing teens led by Frankie and Dee Dee don't have much sex but they sing, battle the motorcycle rats and mice led by Eric ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: beach, anthropologist, romance, culture clash, best friends, young lovers, music, youth, looking for sex, teenage life, innocence lost, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: cult film, cynical, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, chase, heroes, interracial relations, satire, scalp, fur trapper, vengeance, self discovery, friendship, track down, anti hero ...
Time: 60s
Place: latin america, australia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The War Wagon (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex-con seeks revenge on the man who put him in prison by planning a robbery of the latter's stagecoach, which is transporting gold. He enlists the help of a partner, who could be working for his nemesis.
Style: exciting, intense, suspense, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, gold, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, gunfight, caper, jail, heroes, ranch, cowboy ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 2K
Monte Walsh (2003)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Monte Walsh and Chet Rollins are long-time cowhands, working whatever ranch work comes their way, but "nothing they can't do from a horse." Their lives are divided between months on the range and the occasional trip into town. Monte ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, tense, sentimental ...
Plot: horse ranch, heroes, small town, old west, against the odds, forbidden love, righting the wronged, escapades, society, human nature, working class, ranch ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Double Trouble (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When singer Gut Lambert goes on tour in Europe, he is pursued by two beautiful women, bumbling jewel thieves, and a mysterious killer.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, gangsters, chase, musician, chases and races, performer's life, on the run, artists and showbiz, musician's life, romance, disorder, couples ...
Time: 60s
Place: belgium, england, europe, antwerp, brussels ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Train Robbers (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gunhand named Lane is hired by a widow, Mrs. Lowe, to find gold stolen by her husband so that she may return it and start fresh.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: gang, gold, widow, treasure hunt, cons and scams, rivalry, obsessive quest, crimes, dishonesty, escapades, bank, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1870s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%