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A Coming-Out Party (1961)
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A Coming-Out Party (1961)
Original name: Very Important Person
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Comedy set in World War Two, starring James Robertson-Justice and Leslie Phillips. Sir Ernest Pease (Robertson-Justice) is a self-important scientist who is sent undercover on a bombing mission to monitor the effectiveness of his latest invention, a new-fangled radar. When the plane is attacked, he parachutes to safety - only to be sent to a POW camp, where he takes on the alias of Lieutenant Farrow. There, the somewhat happy-go-lucky bunch of Brits suspect their acerbic new fellow prisoner of being a spy, and all sorts of culture clashes and misunderstandings ensue.
Plot: world war two, nazi, scientist, pow, german soldier, diversion, false identity, british army, crossword puzzle, disguise, escape, military officer

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sex comedy, humorous, realistic and semi serious films with plots about world war two, female nudity, sex, farce, british, aristocrat and drunkenness mostly in Comedy, War and Drama genres. Some movies like A Coming-Out Party: The Fast Lady (1962), Crooks Anonymous (1962), Joey Boy (1965), Not Now Darling (1973), Undercovers Hero (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Fast Lady (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Scottish civil servant (Stanley Baxter) must learn how to drive a Bentley to impress his girlfriend's (Julie Christie) tycoon father (James Robertson Justice).
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: friends, disorder, couples, master and servant, gangsters, legal action, chase, injustice, car chase, farce, wooing, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: scotland, europe, england, london
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95%
Crooks Anonymous (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A former burglar trying to go straight joins a rehabilitation scheme using much the same methods as AA. Through the process, he takes work as a department store Santa, where the endless parade of goods and money, not to mention the pretty young shop ...
Plot: department store, jewelry store, locked in a cage, support group, false name, motorcycle with a sidecar, cell, temptation, pickpocket, strip club, safecracking, santa claus suit ...
Place: england
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82%
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Joey Boy (1965)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While posters urge austerity and vigilance in wartime Britain, 'Joey Boy' Thompson has never had it better. In a cellar beneath his East London fish shop, a gambling club thrives – and austerity provides a nice black-market sideline. But ...
Plot: bet, gambling, betting, army, world war two, mule, donkey, illegal gambling
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47%
Not Now Darling (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A married British furrier gives a mobster's mistress a cheap mink coat.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: drunkenness, drunken girl, female nudity, mistress, closet, farce, secretary, model, bathtub, underwear, balcony, double decker bus ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Undercovers Hero (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In this comedy, set during the Nazi occupation of France, Peter Sellers plays most major male parts, so he stars in nearly every scene, always bumbling in inspector Clouseau-style. As British Major Robinson he is hidden in Madame Grenier's ...
Plot: brothel, occupied france, french resistance, world war two, butt naked, pantyhose, male nudity, priest, undressing, prostitute, female nudity, female stockinged legs ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Operation Snatch (1962)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Legend has it that if the famous Barbary Apes leave the Rock of Gibraltar, it's a sign that the British will lose control of it. During World War II, a British officer is put in charge of the apes. When he detects that the animals' morale ...
Plot: behind enemy lines, nazi, world war two, secret mission, british army, ape, monkey, british officer, officer, zookeeper
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
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Crebinsky (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Torrential rains cause the swollen river, whose waters inundate a village. The current drags the cow Crebinsky and his brothers, who miraculously reappear alive in a place on the coast. Installed there at the foot of a lighthouse, which brings ...
Plot: world war two, boat, lighthouse, sculpture, cow, american soldier, song, pigeon, part animation, sea, river, german soldier
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Otley (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A petty crook finds himself mistaken for a murderer and a secret agent.
Plot: intelligence, beer drinking, party, spy, escape, golf club, wine drinking, river boat, sauna, murder, timebomb, park ...
Place: london
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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, father son relationship, seaside, urination, bathtub, small town, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Stitch in Time (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An accident in the butchers shop leads Norman Pitkin and Mr Grimsdale to the hospital where, after causing the normal ammount of chaos, Pitkin finds Lindy, a little girl who hasn't spoken or smiled since her parents were killed in an aeroplane ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: hospital, anti heroes, misfit, heroes, goofy hero, silly humor, mistaken identity, fish out of water, nothing goes right, orphan, anti hero, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Strike It Rich (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A London accountant on his honeymoon gets swept away by gambling fever.
Plot: yacht, debt, gambling, honeymoon, money
Place: london, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Situation Hopeless... But Not Serious (1965)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lonely German clerk captures two American flyers and keeps them as prisoners in his basement long after WWII has ended. Director Gottfried Reinhardt's 1965 comedy stars Alec Guinness, Robert Redford and Michael Connors.
Plot: captive, pilot, pow, new world, alternate reality, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Toth Family (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Toth family resides in Northern Hungary. The couple has a daughter and a son, the latter a member of the armed forces. When his weary major is ordered to take a vacation, the son talks him into a visit to his family home. Comedy ensues when the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: fascism, world war two, guest, military officer, oppression, family, dark humor, villager
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Great Catherine (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play.
Plot: love triangle, aristocrat, nobility, queen, farce, royalty, diplomat, imprisonment, torment, drunkenness, escape, love ...
Place: russia, england, st. petersburg russia, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Two Marines and a General (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In May 1943, two American soldiers, Joe and Frank, of Italian descent are searching the North African desert for a German general called Von Kassler, when they are captured by Von Kassler aide Inge Schultze who lets them escape with fake war plans, ...
Plot: world war two, secret weapon, nazi officer, secret plan, u.s. army, italian american, german army
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, north africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Roommates (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 'Carry On' director Gerald Thomas helms this comedy caper featuring early appearances by James Robertson Justice, Sid James, Leslie Phillips, Kenneth Williams, Liz Fraser and Eric Barker. The film follows the hi-jinks of a group of music ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: college, young heroes, desire for fame, school, teachers and students, student life, teenage life, romance, musician's life, silly humor, farce, hopes ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
She'll Be Wearing Pink Pyjamas (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A humorous and revealing tale of a group of eight women from varying walks of life, who have volunteered for a rugged survival course at a tough mountain school in the English lakes.
Audience: chick flick
Plot: canoe, hiking, lake, sex, shower, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), survival, singing, female bonding, tent, self discovery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Confessions from a Holiday Camp (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Timmy Lea and his brother-in-law Sidney Noggett are working as entertainment officers at Funfrall, a typical British holiday camp. The staff are lazy and inefficient, preferring to laze by the pool rather than organise activities for the holiday ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: sauna, swimming pool, sexual humor, ambiguity, summer vacation, sex, erotica, female nudity, party, beach, holiday, british ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Rosie Dixon - Night Nurse (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young Rosie Dixon starts her nurse training at St Adelaide's Hospital, but the student doctors and randy male patients just can't keep their hands off her.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: voyeurism, hospital, sex in bed, sex, nurse, pubic hair, bare breasts, panties, female in shower, white panties, female nudity, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Carry on Spying (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Carry On favourite Barbara Windsor makes her debut in this outrageous send-up of the James Bond movies. Fearless agent Desmond Simpkins and James Bind, aided and abetted by the comely Agent Honeybutt and Agent Crump, battle against the evil powers ...
Style: parody, sex comedy
Plot: secret headquarters, secret service, train, villain, undercover agent, top secret, spy, espionage, female spy, security guard, satire, agent ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: britain, england, algeria, austria, vienna ...
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24%
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Our Miss Fred (1972)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Danny La Rue stars in this 1970s drag comedy as Fred Wimbush, a Shakespearean actor who is drafted into WWII and is appearing in a camp show in France when the Nazis advance. Unless he continues in his female costume, Fred is certain to be shot as a ...
Plot: world war two, occupied france, drag, cross dressing, gay interest, surrender, german soldier, invasion, transvestite, actor, nazi soldier, gay
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Confessions of a Pop Performer (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Either you've got it or you haven't - some like randy young Timothy Lea (Robin Askwith), manage to get it all the time! Signing up with a pop group, our boisterous hero progresses rapidly from local gigs to scoring a titillating hit with ...
Style: sexy, sex comedy
Plot: exploitation, sexual humor, pop music, talent show, record store, fan, female nudity, sex, drummer, brother in law, bare breasts, pop group ...
Time: 70s
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23%
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A Severed Head (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Antonia, the pampered wife of Martin Lynch-Gibbon, an upper class wine merchant, tells her husband that she is in love with their best friend, the psychiatrist Palmer Anderson. Palmer and Antonia want to deal with the situation in a civilized way, ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: psychiatrist, wine tasting, married couple, dysfunctional marriage, infidelity, samurai sword, female nudity, mistress, sex, friend, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Hippopotamus (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Disgraced poet Ted Wallace is summoned to his friend's country manor to investigate a series of unexplained miracles.
Style: sincere, entertaining, captivating, feel good, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, fired from the job, drunkenness, critic, old friend, poet, friendship, life is a bitch, hopes, youth, rivalry, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Three on a Spree (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young man will inherit a huge fortune--8 million pounds--but to qualify, he must spend a million pounds in just two months. Easy to do? That's what you think!
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: youth, love and romance, couples, fortune, colonel, inheritance, millionaire
Time: 60s
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21%
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Mad Cows (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her TV star husband Alex decides to divorce her so that he can start a career in politics, newly single mother Maddy goes shoplifting and ends up in jail. Losing custody of her infant child, Maddy hatches a scheme to break out of prison with ...
Plot: female director, psychiatrist, arrest, stereotype, shoplifting, jail, cheating, male nudity, pubic hair, credit card fraud, stereotypes, prison escape ...
Place: london
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21%
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Two Colonels (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the WWII Italians and English take and retake a village between the Albanian and Greek borders. It happens so often that not only do they use the same hotel as their headquarters, but also they find the time to become friends.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: world war two, colonel, german army, italian history, italian army, gun, italian soldier, platoon, surrender, truce, german, british ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania, greece
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21%
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Sexina (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teen pop sensation Sexina is also a private detective that fights evil in the music industry. When she finds out a missing scientist been forced to create a robot boy band for "The Boss" of Glitz records, all hell breaks loose!
Plot: scientist, music industry, private detective
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Sir Henry at Rawlinson End (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Sir Henry at Rawlinson End is a 1980 British film based on the eponymous character created by Vivian Stanshall. It starred Trevor Howard as Sir Henry and Stanshall himself as Henry's brother Hubert. Unusually, the film was released in sepia ...
Plot: alcohol, weirdo, cult, racial slur, dysfunctional family, ghost, accidental shooting, alcoholic, drunkenness, aristocrat, country estate, dead brother ...
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21%
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Alibi (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Youssef, a professional liar, falls in love with airhead waitress Andrea. Things get awry as she never wants to date a guy who keeps secrets or lies.
Plot: infidelity, alibi, cheating, employer employee relationship, male nudity, false identity, sex, disguise, waitress, adultery, fire, hotel room ...
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