Movies like The King of Escape

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The King of Escape (2009)
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The King of Escape (2009)
Original name: Le roi de l'évasion
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Armand, a man who sells farm machines in the country, is a popular middle-aged homosexual. Just as he was getting sick of life, he falls in love with a young girl called, Curlie, and goes on the run from her parents and the police.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, erotic, surreal, sexy, sexual, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, forbidden love, opposites attract, gay, lovers on the run, couples, love and romance, fall in love, nothing goes right, human nature, gay sex, midlife crisis, unlikely couple, lgbt, sex scene, making love, gay man straight woman relationship, forest, teenage girl, farm, salesman, cruise, tractor, countryside, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe

Most similar movies to The King of Escape

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, fall in love, romance, disorder, nothing goes right and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Adventure genres. Some movies like The King of Escape: Pardon Mon Affaire, Too! (1977), Rockin' Meera (2006), Men to Kiss (2012), The Hidden Fortress (2001), Inadequate People (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pardon Mon Affaire, Too! (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is the immediate continuation of Un éléphant ça trompe énormément, released the previous year. Having fortuitously discovered a photograph in which Marthe embraces someone unknown, clothed with a chequed jacket, Étienne Dorsay becomes ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, tennis, midlife crisis, friends, love and romance, buddies, dishonesty, love affair, family relations, disorder, nothing goes right, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
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95%
Rockin' Meera (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An upcoming hip-hop band from San Francisco makes the journey into the depths of modern Hindustan. They clash with a feisty Prince for the prized catch: Meera, a bold dusky beauty. The comic adventure unfolds in the jaws of a raging tiger, raining ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, couples, friends, romance, music band, love and romance, society, forbidden love, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Men to Kiss (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The gay couple Tobi and Ernie are being visited by Ernie's old friend Uta. What at first looks like an innocent house-call, turns into an insidious attack on the couple's relationship.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay couple, gay relationship, lgbt, love and romance, fall in love, romance, opposites attract, couples, nightlife, german, lgbtq ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Hidden Fortress (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Just like every other summer, the children of two camp-sites play "war". But, this summer it takes an interesting turn.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, touching, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: youth, rich and poor, forbidden love, human nature, adventure, love and romance, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, summer camp, heroes, young heroes, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Inadequate People (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adequacy is relative.Vitalik the main character of the movie seems to be pretty normal. With a respectable office job, a comfy little dwelling and a personal couch doctor, Vitalik looks as adequate as a human can possibly be. Wait till he drinks and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, uplifting, semi serious, non-linear
Audience: date night, teen drama
Plot: forbidden love, unlikely couple, age difference, love and romance, fall in love, psychologist, midlife crisis, older man younger woman relationship, teenage sexuality, male objectification, life turned upside down, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Complete Idiot (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on Tommy Jaud's bestselling novel, this comedy focuses on a dispassionate clerk and his set-backs in life. 29-year-old Simon works in a phone shop, but his thoughts just circle around finding a new girl-friend after being left by his last ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, couples, lifestyle, best friend, wooing, fall in love, love and romance, romance, salesman, midlife crisis, love at first sight, coffee shop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
A Perfect Plan (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Successful woman in love tries to break her family curse of every first marriage ending in divorce, by dashing to the alter with a random stranger before marrying her boyfriend.
Style: light, feel good, romantic, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: couple relations, fake marriage, escapades, love and romance, love affair, adventure, travel, love, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: moscow russia, france, kenya, europe, copenhagen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Almost Charming (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about Jean-Marc who is a convinced bachelor and also very busy. So busy that he almost missed his own daughters wedding ceremony...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: disorder, nothing goes right, love and romance, opposites attract, on the road, parents and children, self discovery, family relations, older man younger woman relationship, fall in love, character change, lifestyle change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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A Spot of Bother (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Retired Englishman George Hall's hypochondria worsens and takes its toll on his family.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: disorder, elderly, nothing goes right, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family problems, estrangement, couples, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Madame Irma (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Francis, who is in his forties, manages the French subsidiary of an American high-tech company. But the shareholders suddenly decide to close it. Depressed by the idea of being unemployed and the prospect of losing his second wife, Francis decides ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, cynical ...
Plot: hidden identity, social relations, unemployment, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, gender bending, fortune teller, loss of job, con men, midlife crisis, impossible love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Big Bad Wolf (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time in 2012, three brothers lived happily. One day their mom fell into a coma. So Henri, Philippe, and Louis suddenly started wondering about the meaning of their lives and were swamped by a wave of existential doubts. An entirely new ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, feel good
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couples, siblings relations, disorder, life turned upside down, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, hospital, loss of mother, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.3
 8K
The Players (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Eight short films explore the subject of male infidelity. Serial cheaters, Fred and Greg, spend a night on the town doing what they do best, and with absolutely no regrets. The duo play various characters in assorted extracurricular situations, ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: sexual relations, sex scene, infidelity, couples, buddies, dishonesty, human nature, couple relations, gay, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, lie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Happiness Never Comes Alone (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sacha is a real seducer, a man with no ties or emotional or professional. Charlotte is a modern and independent woman, but barely has time to care for their three children. While Sacha and Charlotte are, at first glance, two incompatible beings, ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, couples, fall in love, love and romance, single mother, romance, french, mother daughter relationship, male female relationship, children, piano, playing piano ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, montmartre paris, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Housewarming (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chantal, an advocate involved in defending homeless illegal immigrant, decides to refurbish her flat. Following her convictions she calls Columbian workers led by an unforeseeable architect. In the mean time a former client decides he is in love ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: fall in love, nothing goes right, life turned upside down, disorder, single parent, hotshot lawyer, family problems, love and romance, couples, immigrants, family in crisis, renovation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Moving McAllister (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rick Robinson, a law intern, is scheduled to take the bar exam in just four days. Anxious to score points with his boss Mr. McAllister, Rick unwisely agrees to help the man move. The next day, Rick finds himself in a moving van from Miami to Los ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, whimsical
Plot: intern, road trip, unlikely couple, opposites attract, nothing goes right, hitchhiker, couple relations, on the road, love and romance, race against time, pig, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A House of Your Dreams (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On a mission to loosen up, a miser's sets about buying a house in the country for his family.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: husband wife relationship, nothing goes right, family life, domestic disturbance, couple relations, family problems, couples, countryside, family in crisis, house, silly humor, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Love at First Fight (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Arnaud, facing an uncertain future and a dearth of choices in a small French coastal town, meets and falls for the apocalyptic-minded Madeleine, who joins an army boot camp to learn military and survival skills to prepare for the upcoming ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: military, teenage love, family business, forest, coming of age, love and romance, fall in love, couples, survival, disorder, parents and children, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Eating Out: Drama Camp (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With raging boy hormones and the laugh quotient turned on full, Chris Salvatore and Daniel Skelton return, along with Rebekah Kochan and cult icon Mink Stole in the fourth installment of Q. Allan Brocka's hilarious and over-the-top sexual ...
Style: sex comedy, not serious, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, gay interest, summer camp, lgbt, homosexual, homosexuality, sexual relations, sexual content, gender, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Tell Me I'm Pretty (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fanny, a single woman in her mid-thirties, has had enough of relationships that don't work, so she decides to seduce Paul, a colleague from the office, into a brief one-night sexual encounter. Everything is prepared when Paul arrives, but then, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: nothing goes right, love and romance, looking for love, couples, romance, singleness, sexual relations, fall in love, seduction, flirting, thirtysomething life, lie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Gregoire Moulin vs. Humanity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grégoire Moulin, a shy accountant, sets up a blind date with a dance teacher at a bar. What he needed to do was just to cross the road. But it didn't happen to be as easy as it seems especially because of the final game of French soccer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, love and romance, against the odds, disorder, couples, romance, male female relationship, misfit, ballet, accountant, dance teacher, soccer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Food Guide to Love (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, Ireland, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A dysfunctional love story about an Irish food writer and a politically committed Spanish woman.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, unlikely couple, love and romance, opposites attract, cooking and food, couples, fall in love, vegetarian, love triangle, naked in public, food, food critic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, introspection, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, romance, couples, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Alex and Leo (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leo, an advertising executive in his mid-30s, falls in love with Alex who's just gotten out of a long-term relationship. While Alex doesn't quite know how to react to Leo's advances, Leo's facing trouble with Alex's oddball ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous, touching ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, love and romance, romance, couples, gays and lesbians, gender, fall in love, breakup, lgbt, male nudity, drunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Made in Italy (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: French writer Luca Morandi was born in Italy. He is forty years old and finds himself at a crossroads in his life. He doesn't know where to turn: France, his adopted home where he was raised, or Italy, the country of his birth, perfect, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sexy ...
Plot: inheritance, love and romance, family relations, lifestyle, couples, attempted seduction, sexual tension, family secret, money, widow, soccer, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: So called friends at a dinner party end up acting like a dysfunctional family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, siblings relations, family relations, nothing goes right, midlife crisis, infidelity, love triangle, couple relations, uninvited guest, couples, disorder, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Corvette Summer (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ken loves to design and build exotic cars. When the High School shop class project car, a fully tricked out dream Corvette, is stolen, he begins searching for it. His search leads him to Las Vegas, where Vanessa, a teenaged prostitute wannabe, helps ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: car, first sexual experience, prostitute, prostitution, voyeur, female nudity, speed, obsession, high school, opposites attract, chase, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Boudu (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, love triangle, social differences, infidelity, couples, misfit, couple relations, rich and poor, love and romance, social relations, disorder, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Take-Away Romance (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amelle and Noom are two young thirties are total opposites and that fate will bring. Serious She manager at Starbucks, and dynamic IT dilettante, smart, and apprentice comic. Both victims disappointments in love, they swore that it does take ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, couples, love and romance, fall in love, romance, friendship, society, youth, happy ending, hopes, thirtysomething life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Happy Ever Afters (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two weddings collide when both receptions are held at one hotel.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, social differences, disorder, family relations, screwball, opposites attract, society, love and romance, nothing goes right, immigrants, true love, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Couch in New York (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both find themselves deeply ...
Style: feel good, sweet, melancholic, light, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, happy ending, couple relations, opposites attract, looking for love, unfulfilled love, love triangle, fall in love, infidelity, misfit, love and romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, france, paris france, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%