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, sexual, offbeat, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, forbidden love, opposites attract, lovers on the run, couples, love and romance, fall in love, human nature, nothing goes right, midlife crisis, chases and races, unlikely couple, gay man straight woman relationship, gay, in the woods, chase, gender, gays and lesbians, disorder, unfulfillment, sexual content, profanity, gay sex, farm, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe

Most similar movies to The King of Escape

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and sexy films with plots about love and romance, couples, 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), A Perfect Plan (2012), Rockin' Meera (2006), Complete Idiot (2007), 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: semi serious, humorous, touching, witty, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, tennis, midlife crisis, friends, buddies, love and romance, parents and children, infidelity, family relations, couple relations, love affair, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fake marriage, couple relations, love affair, escapades, love and romance, opposites attract, adventure, love, fall in love, unlikely couple, disorder, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, kenya, france, copenhagen, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: humorous, feel good, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, love and romance, romance, couples, friends, friendship, couple relations, fall in love, forbidden love, music band, society, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, san francisco, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, couples, love and romance, romance, fall in love, wooing, best friend, silly humor, unlikely couple, looking for sex, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Inadequate People (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 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, semi serious, uplifting, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, unlikely couple, fall in love, love and romance, psychologist, midlife crisis, age difference, teenage sexuality, male objectification, older man younger woman relationship, life turned upside down, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
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67%
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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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, fall in love, opposites attract, romance, nightlife, gay couple, gay relationship, gender, gays and lesbians, best friends, politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: captivating, humorous, semi serious, thought provoking, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: rich and poor, forbidden love, adventure, youth, love and romance, human nature, summer camp, young heroes, rivalry, heroes, fall in love, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ 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, love and romance, lifestyle, unemployment, couples, gender bending, fortune teller, loss of job, con men, midlife crisis, impossible love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, sentimental, humorous, witty ...
Plot: elderly, nothing goes right, disorder, dysfunctional family, parents and children, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, infidelity, couple relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: nothing goes right, family life, family problems, couples, domestic disturbance, couple relations, family in crisis, countryside, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Prince (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: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: disorder, opposites attract, nothing goes right, love and romance, parents and children, on the road, self discovery, family relations, fall in love, character change, lifestyle change, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, fall in love, life turned upside down, couples, love and romance, family problems, hotshot lawyer, disorder, single parent, family in crisis, immigrants, flat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Say I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unlikely couple fake a relationship to win a TV game show prize. Wannabe actress Estrella dreams of becoming a hostess on a romance reality-TV show presented by Amador Rosales. Meanwhile, movie usher and film buff Victor, who hates such reality ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: dishonesty, media, unlikely couple, fall in love, tv show, couples, disorder, love and romance, romance, aspiring actor, relationships, ladykiller ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Opposite of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An on-again/off-again couple lays out their ideas on how their relationship should work.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: breakup, romance, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, couples, renewed love, sister sister relationship, show business, showbiz, firefighter, post traumatic stress disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, nothing goes right, love and romance, romance, couples, singleness, sexual relations, falling in love, fall in love, seduction, flirt, flirting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: against the odds, nothing goes right, love and romance, romance, disorder, couples, male female relationship, ballet, misfit, accountant, love, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, feel good
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couples, disorder, siblings relations, life turned upside down, dishonesty, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, loss of mother, older man younger woman relationship, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, introspection, love affair, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, romance, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, sexual relations, dishonesty, buddies, couples, human nature, couple relations, sex scene, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, lie, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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
Plot: intern, road trip, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, on the road, love and romance, race against time, hitchhiker, romance, pets ...
Time: contemporary
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: love and romance, lifestyle, family relations, couples, attempted seduction, sexual tension, family secret, inheritance, widow, money, unfulfillment, soccer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: couples, romance, love and romance, gender, fall in love, gays and lesbians, breakup, gay interest, gay, male nudity, break up, male objectification ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, couples, fall in love, love and romance, romance, single mother, mother daughter relationship, french, urban, male female relationship, kiss, playing piano ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, montmartre paris, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, unlikely couple, fall in love, cooking and food, columnist, couples, opposites attract, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, vegetarian, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, summer camp, gay interest, sexual relations, love affair, gender, love and romance, sexual content, summer, homosexuality, homosexual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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50%
Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 100 min.
Story: So called friends at a dinner party end up acting like a dysfunctional family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, friendship, nothing goes right, love triangle, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, love and romance, uninvited guest, disorder, couples, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Boudu (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, love triangle, rich and poor, couples, social relations, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, misfit, social differences, disorder, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: humorous, feel good, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, obsession, opposites attract, chase, prostitute, fall in love, when the parents are away, teenage life, high school life, couples, friends, wooing ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas, usa
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Semen, a Love Sample (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A biologist in an insemination clinic unexpectedly falls in love with a free-spirited trapeze artist and the idea of fathering her child. A hilarious romantic comedy about love at first sight, with complications to follow...and more laughs than you ...
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, disorder, strong sexual content, couples, clinic, pregnancy, fall in love, love and romance, female director, acrobat, semen, masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Happy Ever Afters (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two weddings collide when both receptions are held at one hotel.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, social differences, fall in love, true love, opposites attract, love and romance, society, immigrants, nothing goes right, family relations, disorder, screwball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%