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Two Colonels (1963)
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Two Colonels (1963)
Original name: I due colonnelli
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, german army, colonel, army, german, italian history, british, italian army, bombing, surrender, misunderstanding, platoon, italian soldier, truce, gun
Time: 1940s
Place: greece, albania

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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, italian soldier, soldier, italian army, female nudity, army and military mostly in Comedy, War and Drama genres. Some movies like Two Colonels: Two Marines and a General (1965), Io non scappo... fuggo (1970), The Fascist (1961), Giuseppe in Warsaw (1964), The Roses of the Desert (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, secret plan, nazi officer, u.s. army, german army, italian american
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, north africa, africa
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95%
Io non scappo... fuggo (1970)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the confusion of combat, two Italian get separated from their squadron and become hopelessly lost. As they wander the countryside attempting to find their lost comrades, they have to adopt all manner of outrageous disguises to avoid death at the ...
Plot: world war two, hitler, italian soldier, italian army, fake identity, cowardice, truce
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.4
 733
The Fascist (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1944. Primo Arcovazzi a fanatic member of Brigate Nere (fascist organization) is in charge to bring an opponent to the regime, Prof. George Wilson, from Abruzzo to Roma. He accepted the mandate because of his wish to be upgraded to ...
Plot: civil war, fascism, italian history, prisoner, truce, italian fascism, world war two
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Il sergente Rompiglioni diventa... caporale (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An inept sergeant is mistaken for a secret agent and charged with finding a spy, but he is so stupid he is demoted and becomes a corporal.
Plot: spy, mistaken identity, italian army, colonel, demotion, sergeant, army, corporal
Time: 70s
Place: italy, napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Giuseppe in Warsaw (1964)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Italian soldier Giuseppe Santucci, on his way home from the Russian front, during World War II (in 1943), has his machine gun stolen in Warsaw. Afraid of consequences, he stays in Warsaw and occupies a flat of the Polish girl Maria, whom he ...
Plot: painting, world war two, train wreck, rebellion, nazi soldier, drunk, german army, war zone, partisan, nazi occupation, train, italian soldier ...
Time: 1940s
Place: warsaw poland, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Roses of the Desert (2006)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sanitary battalion of Italian Army is sent to Sorman oasis in Lybia during the Africa campaign in 1940. Soon an Italian missionary, living nearby, succeed to transform the occupation by Italian Army in a kind of humanitarian mission. In fact all ...
Style: thought provoking, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: world war two, desert, friendship, war, state affairs, military, muslim, society, soldier, escapades, friends, bedouin ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: africa, libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Odd Squad (1982)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sicilia 1943, after the landing, between the invading Us army and the defender Italian army, a 2000 years old roman bridge resist to all kind of attacks. Both the army decides to definitively destroy it before the opponent does. But to the chaotic ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: world war two, italian soldier, u.s. army, italian army, sergeant, combat, u.s. marine corps
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Operation Snafu (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In WWII, a commando was sent in a secret mission in Sicily. They had a reluctant Italian prisoner of war to help them.
Plot: world war two, commando, italian fascism, german occupation, german army, commando raid, cafe, cigarette smoking
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Nurse in the Military Madhouse (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A story about a singer/showgirl who poses as a nurse to recover some stolen paintings, which for some reason are hidden in a military insane asylum.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: man dressed as a woman, italian soldier, topless woman, erotica, voyeurism, injection, female nudity, army, italian army, nun, sex, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Caprice Italian Style (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film consists of six short stories created by different directors, but all the stories share one thing: a warm irony to current events.
Style: fairy tale, anthology
Plot: staircase, queen of england, fake priest, shakespeare's othello, woman with a gun, disco, traffic jam, jealous woman, police station, puppet, nanny, car accident ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Toto and Peppino Divided in Berlin (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Antonio, seguendo le indicazioni della "Smorfia", dategli in sogno da una zia monaca "attraversa l'Alto Adige" e arriva a Berlino Ovest per incontrare il magliaro Giuseppe e fare fortuna. Ma Antonio e somigliantissimo ...
Plot: american, italian abroad, fake identity, dream, ghost, secret service, impostor, russian
Place: east germany, west germany, berlin germany, german democratic republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 37
The Beasts (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Story: A film made for Italian television. A series of eight episodes put together in which Lando Buzzanca plays a variety of weird characters. Episode 1: Il Salvatore (The Saviour) A reporter tries to stop a man from killing himself, only to get the TV ...
Style: sex comedy, grotesque
Plot: skinny dipping, voyeurism, sicilian, female nudity, levitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Toto Macario by Night (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two strange street musicians end up in jail and exchange sexy stories to while away time.
Plot: jail, modern dance, transvestite, striptease, prison, gymnastics, nightclub, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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If I Had a Gun (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vlado, an intelligent boy living in a small village, has fantasies that take him away from his humdrum life. But as the Nazi occupation begins to encroach on the townsfolk his fantasies and reality begin to merge.
Plot: world war two, children in wartime, adolescence, circumcision, gunshot, foreskin
Time: 1940s
Place: slovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Two Marshals (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seconda Guerra Mondiale. Antonio Capurro, un ladruncolo travestito da prete, viene arrestato dal maresciallo Cottone. In seguito, durante un bombardamento il lestofante riesce a impossessarsi della divisa del poliziotto, lasciandogli l'abito ...
Plot: bombing, friendship, world war two, wedding, police officer, police, thief, nazi officer, police inspector, fake priest, nazi, truce ...
Time: year 1943
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
O Coronel e o Lobisomem (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Colonel Furtado struggles to keep his lands, the Sobradinho Farm, and win the heart of his cousin Esmeraldina. In the process, he fights big beasts, experiences the taste of a bohemian life in town, fends usurers and thieves off, and uses all his ...
Plot: court martial, werewolf, adultery, colonel, financial ruin, cockfight, horse riding, train, farm, rooster, landscape
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
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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, cross dressing, drag, surrender, gay interest, german soldier, transvestite, actor, nazi soldier, invasion, gay
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, male nudity, female nudity, prostitute, priest, soldier, agent, satire, mother superior ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Arrivano i bersaglieri (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 1870 Rome, then governed by the Pope, was captured by the Italian General La Marmora's troops. After the armistice, the Italian soldier Alfonso killed a Pope's soldier, the son of Don Prospero. Then he sought refuge in the ...
Plot: italian soldier, italian army, italian history, war for independence, soldier
Time: 1870s
Place: rome italy, italy, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Mediterraneo (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Greek Sea, World War II. An Italian ship leaves a handful of soldiers in a little island; their mission is to spot enemy ships and to hold the island in case of attack. The village of the island seems abandoned and there isn't a single enemy in ...
Style: touching, captivating, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, island, friendship, soldier, greek island, italian army, war, culture clash, anti war, nudity (full frontal - brief), greek, disorder ...
Time: post world war two
Place: italy, greece, europe, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 3K
Dad's Army (1971)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dad's Army was a 1971 feature film based on the BBC television sitcom Dad's Army. Directed by Norman Cohen, it was filmed between series three and four and was based upon material from the early episodes of the television series. The film ...
Plot: world war two, seaside town, bomb, soldier, accident, veteran, retirement
Time: 1940s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Lady Medic (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man is desperately trying to avoid mandated military service, but a sexy medic proves to be his undoing.
Plot: seductive man, man dressed as a woman, nudity (full frontal - brief), nurse, military, doctor, soldier, rape, seductive behavior, hotel room, medical examination, female doctor ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Annuity (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doctor Galipeau has a brother, Emile, whose wife has just given birth to a baby boy and who dreams of owning a house. He has just examined Louis Martinet, an old man who, according to him, is in the last stages. That is why he advises Emile to ...
Style: cult film
Plot: old man, attempted murder, family history, country house, world war two, funeral, innocence, television, doctor patient relationship, health, false accusation, garden ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 60s, 50s, 70s
Place: saint tropez, provence, riviera, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Best of Enemies (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During World War II, a plane full of RAF fighter crashes in the Ethiopian desert and they are met upon by an enemy Italian patrol that allows them to go free. But, when the Brits are given orders to attack the Italians, lots of problems ensue.
Plot: world war two, air disaster, desert, capture, soccer, friendship, italian soldier, italian army, british army, colonialism
Place: ethiopia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
We Want the Colonels (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Italy 1973. Giuseppe Tritoni (Ugo Tognazzi) is an ultra-right-wing congressman that doesn't agree anymore with his fascist party policy. He contacts many Italian Army officers and built a net of relationship in order to organize a Coup ...
Style: political
Plot: coup d'etat, fascism, military coup, satire, politics, italian politics, curfew, military officer, italian soldier, fascist, paradox, power struggle ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Celebration (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Blockade Leningrad, December 31. In the country house of the Resurrection, living "in a special situation," six people and a chicken gather, who no one can cook. Previously, the cook was engaged in this, but the Voskresenskys were taken ...
Style: absurd, humorous, ironic, unusual plot structure, whimsical
Plot: lie, murder, world war two, wartime life, parents and children, family secret, family relations, life is a bitch, crimes, eccentric family, husband wife relationship, mad scientist ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Loaf and Camouflage (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film is the story of a group of soldiers, who, in the course of their compulsory military service in 1967 and 1968, before and during the military dictatorship in Greece, are assigned to the then recently founded Armed Forces Television. This TV ...
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: greek, filmmaking, soldier, military, satire, army, dictatorship, porn, political unrest, rebelliousness, military life, media satire ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, 80s
Place: greece, europe, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Loafing and Camouflage: Sirens in the Aegean (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of Greek solders, who serve their military service in Kos, is sent to guard the skerry of Pitta. Everything looked normal until a Turkish boat disembarks 4 castaways on Pitta.
Style: inter cultural
Plot: greek island, army, castaway, camp, intruder, goat, turk, island, boat, soldier, military, weed ...
Time: 2000s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Doctor...the Schoolgirl (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Claudia, a perky eighteen year-old girl, is crushed when her step mother prevents her from going on a vacation to London. She discovers her step mother is having an affair with a doctor and so, with the help of her friends, sets about getting her ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: evil stepmother, extramarital affair, schoolgirl, revenge, sex scene, teenage girl, female nudity, broken leg, erotica, topless woman, wedding ceremony, colonel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Nurse on a Military Tour (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The routine of a military camp is shaken by the arrival of a non-commissioned medical shapes bursting. The beautiful female soldier awakens fantasies of graduates and recruits, putting in turmoil all over the field, but only a nice rebel soldier can ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: nudism, nude beach, doctor, soldier, military, nurse, police officer, beach, army, police station, priest, boat ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%