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Malamaal Weekly (2006)
 6.9
 6K
Malamaal Weekly (2006)
Original name: मालामाल वीकली
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Lilaram sells lottery tickets and one customer has hit the jackpot but dies of shock upon finding out that he has won. Now, Lilaram wants all the money, and so does everyone around him.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: lottery, village, comedy of errors, cons and scams, dishonesty, disorder, nothing goes right, social relations, bollywood, lottery winner, alcoholic, poverty, village life, death, love triangle, suicide attempt, chase, marriage, drunkenness, car accident, accidental death, goat, lottery ticket, banquet, heart attack
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about disorder, nothing goes right, dishonesty, cons and scams, village, social relations and comedy of errors mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Malamaal Weekly: One Two Three (2008), Doublegangers (2014), Zonad (2009), Waking Ned Devine (1998), Seducing Doctor Lewis (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
One Two Three (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Laxminarayan lives a poor lifestyle in Mumbai along with his widowed mother, Kanta, who wants him to be a successful gangster like Batlabhai, and would like him to kill a few people, make enough money, then get married to Khujli's daughter, ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, gangsters, disorder, bollywood, down on your luck, comedy of errors, crimes, dishonesty, bomb, crime, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Doublegangers (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: A comedy centered around three people who each have a lookalike of a lookalike, all with the same name.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Plot: comedy of errors, escapades, buddies, friends, bollywood, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, mental patient, farce, lookalikes, society, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 323
Zonad (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zonad (Simon Delaney) is from space…probably. Or so the Cassidy family assume when they discover an apparent alien in a shiny red space suit and helmet passed out on the living room floor beside the drinks cabinet. The Cassidys and the people of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: mistaken identity, hidden identity, cons and scams, family life, family relations, social relations, dishonesty, disorder, village, con artists, alien, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Waking Ned Devine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland, France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: lottery, village, friendship, irish, countryside, village life, comedy of errors, cons and scams, dishonesty, golden years, buddies, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ireland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Seducing Doctor Lewis (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A much-needed boost, in the form of a new factory, is promised to the residents of the tiny fishing village St. Marie-La-Mauderne, provided they can lure a doctor to take up full-time residency on the island. Inspired, the villagers devise a scheme ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: doctor, village, culture clash, goofy hero, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, social relations, disorder, dishonesty, cons and scams, friendship, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.4
 12K
Housefull (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Believing himself to be a jinx and bringing bad luck upon himself and others, a man attempts to find true love, but ends up in very complicated relationships.
Style: realistic, not serious, feel good, humorous, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, true love, looking for love, change of luck, couples, farce, couple relations, love and romance, romance, nothing goes right, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, london, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 346
Puckoon (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Spike Milligan's book about the divided Irish village of Puckoon comes to the big screen.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat, suspense ...
Plot: comedy of errors, life turned upside down, satire, disorder, social relations, politics, society, cons and scams, political unrest, village life, village, border ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Lost and Found in Armenia (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Armenia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A US Senator's son who attempts to forget the break up of his fiancée is forced to vacation in Turkey by his best friends. A para-sailing trip mishap lands him in a small village in Armenia, where he is accused of being a spy. It is there he ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, escapades, disorder, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, communication problem, captivity, love and romance, fall in love, confined, silly humor, translator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: armenia, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Chor Machaaye Shor (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Fortunately, before his arrest Shyam manages to hide the diamonds at a nearby construction site, intending to return for it as soon as he gets out of prison. Two years pass and Shyam's release date arrives. Returning to his ill-gotten gains, he ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: police station, hidden identity, cons and scams, law enforcement, nothing goes right, rivalry, buddies, dishonesty, crimes, bollywood, chases and races, impersonating a police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Run for Your Wife (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: John Smith has been happily involved in a bigamous marriage for five years. He lives with Stephanie in Finsbury and Michelle in Stockwell. Fortunately, for John, he's a taxi driver which involves varying shift work! Simple? Well, when John ...
Style: not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: couples, disorder, love triangle, love and romance, nothing goes right, dishonesty, infidelity, comedy of errors, life turned upside down, taxi driver, farce, bigamy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 1K
Hallelujah! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Following his release from a seven-year stretch in prison, Mario Diccara discovers that his affairs with the underworld aren't completely settled. His brother Patrick, a priest, suggests that he stays with elderly Father Etienne in a small ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: mistaken identity, small town, priest, fake priest, disorder, social relations, impostor, hidden identity, prison, farce, village, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.7
 2K
Doc Martin (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Doc Martin tells the tale of Martin Clunes' character in the film, in the months leading up to the Saving Grace story. Martin Bamford is a heart-broken London obstetrician, in a jealous rage after he finds out that his wife has been sleeping ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, sincere
Plot: starting over, dishonesty, introspection, infidelity, homecoming, village, husband wife relationship, adultery, romance, social relations, cons and scams, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 946
Party Crashers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "Party Crashers" chronicles the amusing encounter between Marco Polo (Marcelo Adnet), a Copacabana's trickster, and Beto (Eduardo Sterblitch), a boy passionate and somewhat pixilated, on the New Year's Eve in Rio. Together they ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, cons and scams, escapades, buddies, nothing goes right, disorder, silly humor, sexual content, journey, dishonesty, friends, party
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
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Holy Water (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but now offers little by way of employment for its people, and its decline seems inexorable. When local Postie, Podger Byrnes, comes up with a plan to ...
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Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Change of Address (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In Paris, the emotional and professional tribulations of a musician and his roommate. Fraîchement installé à Paris, David, un musicien, timide et maladroit, tombe fou amoureux de sa jeune élève, Julia. Il tente tout pour la séduire. Sa ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Daddy Cool: Join the Fun (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Story: So, what can happen at a funeral? Even, if it's the funeral of Daddy Cool Douglas Lazarus? It's in Goa, tears, sad speeches, melancholia... right? Wrong! When... The coffin makers deliver the wrong body, all hell breaks loose in this witty ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 1K
13 Moons (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Can you solve the mystery of the 13 moons?
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, absurd, offbeat ...
Plot: obsessive quest, nothing goes right, performer's life, comedy of errors, disorder, escapades, cons and scams, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, profanity, down on your luck, bail bondsman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.4
 3K
Lucky (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A wannabe serial killer wins the lottery and pursues his lifelong crush.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Plot: lottery, serial killer, couple relations, crimes, teenage crush, murder, lottery winner, police detective, confession, graphic violence, disorder, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Kissing Cousins (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A "relatively" romantic comedy about a professional heartbreaker (and cynical bachelor) who teams up with his attractive cousin from the UK in order to fool his friends into believing he is capable of a relationship. Hijinks and laughs ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 224
Mystics (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy about two old-time conmen who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, dark humor
Plot: elderly, cons and scams, nothing goes right, partners, crimes, buddies, golden years, seance, scam, gangsters, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 10K
Lottery Ticket (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kevin Carson is a young man living in the projects who has to survive a three-day weekend after his opportunistic neighbors find out he's holding a winning lottery ticket worth $370 million
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light
Plot: life turned upside down, lottery, lottery winner, lottery ticket, disorder, nothing goes right, urban ghetto life, graphic violence, buddies, change of luck, greed, fortune cookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jan decides to marry his girl-friend Sara, he is not aware of his opponent: her father, who is an Italian.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, disorder, culture clash, couple relations, parents and children, couples, society, village, silly humor, meet the parents, misfit, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 900
Black Sheep (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Black Sheep (original title: Schwarze Schafe) is a german/swiss black and white movie. It's separated into five episodes, which tell stories of the Berlin city life. A hopeless impostor. An East German couple who dreams of the big money. Three ...
Style: stylized, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: lottery, first sex, disorder, society, youth, nothing goes right, life is a bitch, dishonesty, unemployment, comedy of errors, nudity (full frontal - brief), dull life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 2.4
 5K
Joker (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1947 when the maps of India and Pakistan were being drawn, an oversight ensured that the village of Paglapur didn't find a place in either country. Over 60 years later, Paglapur is isolated, and in need of help. The residents seek help, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Plot: adventure, society, misfit, social relations, disorder, working the system, negligence, fish out of water, bollywood, village, craziness, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, pakistan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Grand Seduction (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A small fishing village must procure a local doctor to secure a lucrative business contract. When unlikely candidate and big city doctor Paul Lewis lands in their lap for a trial residence, the townsfolk rally together to charm him into staying. As ...
Style: touching, semi serious, stylized, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: manipulation, manipulations, small town, disorder, social relations, dishonesty, society, cons and scams, unemployment, bribery, doctor, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s, 1950s
Place: canada, newfoundland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In The Secret Lives of Dorks, Payton (Gaelan Connell) is a pathetic dork, a comic book geek whose high school career is one hopeless faux pas after another. Yet he's a dreamer and madly in love with the head cheerleader Carrie (Riley Voelkel), ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, nothing goes right, misfit, wooing, high school, youth, win over, disorder, love and romance, drive away, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 605
Freebird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Rock and Roll Road Movie Comedy set in Wales
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: gang, motorcycle chase, nothing goes right, on the road, buddies, drug dealing, crimes, countryside, drugs/alcohol, disorder, friends, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 1K
Incognito (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This offbeat musical drama stars Lucas (Bénabar), an up-and-coming singer ready to do anything to be on top of the French pop scene.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty
Plot: desire for fame, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, musician's life, lifestyle, dishonesty, disorder, rock, cons and scams, hopes, hidden identity, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 6K
M.K.B.K.M. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Harry is an industrialist who loves his daughter Bijlee, and the bond they share with Harry's man friday, Matru. Bijlee's plan to wed the son of a politician, however, brings twists and turns in the lives of Matru, Bijlee and Mandola.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Plot: village, romance, couple relations, on the road, parents and children, couples, supportive parent, family relations, bollywood, politician, landowner, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 1K
Irish Jam (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Upon discovering that their town is up for sale, crafty Irish villagers scheme to raise the money to prevent the buy-out. They hold a poetry contest with a tempting grand prize -- the deed to their local pub. But what could happen when a duplicitous ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Plot: culture clash, friendship, cons and scams, on the run, rise to the top, contests and competitions, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, ambition, village, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, los angeles, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%