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Great! (1986)
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Great! (1986)
Original name: Troppo forte
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Carlo Verdone at his best is incredibly supported by a fantastic Alberto Sordi and a cast of street-genie non-actors that outperform beyond any imagination.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, rivalry, motorcycle, beach, motorcycle gang, pinball machine
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about friendship, love and romance, friends, disorder, couples, female nudity and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Sport and Action genres. Some movies like Great!: Be Sick... It's Free (1968), My best enemy (2006), Cafe Express (1980), Time for Loving (1983), Where Is Parsifal? (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Be Sick... It's Free (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The eventful ascent of a doctor in the corrupted Italian healthcare system.
Style: italian comedy
Plot: sanity, doctor's office, practice, sicilian, mother in law daughter in law relationship, envy, unfaithful wife, career, roman, ambitious man, doctors, hospital ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My best enemy (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a man fires a hotel maid for stealing, the woman's son gets his revenge.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friendship, rivalry, fall in love, love and romance, dishonesty, vengeance, social differences, working class, danger, blackmail, wedding, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Night Before the Exams Today (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Reunites the same cast, reprising their characters from the 2006 original film, but transplants them from the 1980s to the Italy of 2006. This leap allows the filmmaker to compare and contrast youth culture across generations, from the era of the ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, buddies, father son relationship, sex, marriage, infidelity, friendship, extramarital affair, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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69%
 7.2
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Cafe Express (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Italian laborer (Nino Manfredi) foils anyone who tries to stop him from selling espresso on the Milan-to-Naples train.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, cons and scams, family life, dishonesty, parody, crime, misfit, goofy hero, social misfits, crimes, satire, caper ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Time for Loving (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A comedy about the adventures of several families during their sea vacations.
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, touching, emotional ...
Plot: love affair, wooing, resort, teenage life, reunion, fall in love, beach, friends, disorder, friendship, looking for sex, youth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Where Is Parsifal? (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Tucked away in his castle, a hypochondriac inventor plays generous host to a revolving cast of wacky guests. But to pay off his mounting debts, he must sell either a powerful businessman or a rich gypsy on his latest creation: a laser skywriter.
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: inventions and discoveries, palaces castles and temples, social relations, social misfits, mad scientist, bare breasts, money problems, invention, dinner party, roller skating, marital problem
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Soap and Water (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: La madre-manager di una giovanissima modella americana cerca un precettore per la figlia che deve lavorare per tre mesi a Roma. Le viene suggerito il nome di padre Spinetti, un sacerdote che insegna in un istituto femminile, ma la telefonata per ...
Plot: tourist, oral sex, priest, older man younger woman relationship, fur coat, fashion model, fake identity, fashion show
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
I Am Self Sufficient (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michele Apicella lives in Rome, in an apartment paid for by his father. Abandoned by his wife and his son Andrea, he occupies his time acting in an experimental theater company under the artistic direction of his friend Fabio.
Style: realistic, semi serious, experimental, clever, humorous ...
Plot: politics, actor's life, society, artists and showbiz, cause and meaning, direction and purpose, years of lead, stage play, loneliness, critic, communism, unrequited love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Fun Is Beautiful (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three stories, three characters all played by Verdone. The first is an awkward young man, who meets a Spanish tourist in Rome. The second has planned a trip towards East with a suitcase full of stockings and biro pens. The last one is a hippy whose ...
Plot: topless, father son relationship, unrequited love, abusive boyfriend, hippie, zoo, mother son relationship
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
An Italian Name (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Paolo and his wife are waiting a baby and deciding his name, but it seems that Paolo's family and friends don't really like the chosen name.
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: family gatherings, family problems, family relations, couples, friendship, pregnancy, disorder, ego clash, under the surface, friends, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Not with My Wife, You Don't! (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: During the Korean War, Italian nurse Virna Lisi falls in love with two American fliers, Tony Curtis and George C. Scott. Lisi marries Curtis after he convinces her that Scott has been killed in a plane crash. She soon discovers Scott is alive, but ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pilot, hidden identity, manipulations, buddies, wooing, fall in love, friendship, infidelity, love triangle, manipulation, contests and competitions, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, england, korea, italy, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Taste of Life (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Elvio Battistini works as a ticket taker in the local cinema of the small town where he lives. He has a prosthesis in one leg, the result of an accident, but he tells anyone who will listen it is a war injury. Giuseppe Mondardini, is also an older ...
Plot: old man, melancholy, old age, friendship
Time: 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Rosalie Goes Shopping (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Rosalie loves to shop too much to let a little thing like no money stop her. When the local shopkeepers no longer take her bad checks or bad credit cards, she's reduced to stealing from one family member to buy presents for others. It's ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, cult film
Plot: obsession, computers and web, family life, couple relations, materialism, friends, couples, farce, wedding, friendship, crimes, forgery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
White Collar Blues (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on Paolo Villaggio's books "Fantozzi" and "Il secondo, tragico Fantozzi", which are popular in Italy, this film tells the story of an unfortunate accountant's life over the course of one year, shown in a variety ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, cult film
Plot: office, disorder, nothing goes right, goofy hero, workplace, workplace situations, down on your luck, boss and employee, farce, power relations, new year's eve, surrealism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sotto una buona stella (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A wealthy broker, Federico Picchioni, within two days forfeits his partner and work, finishing well to living with two children and granddaughter (abandoned by her father). He is, at this point, in the face of many difficulties of adjustment but ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
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Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Journey with Papa (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Armando is the daddy, Cristiano is the adult son. Each of them lives his life in a different way respect the other: Armando is an old play-boy and often he "buys" his women with his money; Cristiano is a shy guy who lives in a community ...
Style: sexy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Trainer on the Beach (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Trainer Oronzo CanĂ  is called to manage Longobarda, the team of a small town of Northern Italy, when it's promoted to the First Division. His only task is not to go back to the Second Division, but even the team's owner plays against ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, surprise ending, cult film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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EuroTrapped (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Tomorrow's Another Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Such an inconsequential event - the unfortunate purchase of a package of cling film - reveals the character and behavior of a small group of individuals caught up in the chaos of today's society. Though it creates arguments and inner ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, clever
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, couple relations, human nature, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, friends, couples, unfulfillment, female director, trousers, cellist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
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What? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: humorous, offbeat, sexy, dark humor, semi serious ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Santa Maradona (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An unemployed young man finds his life turned upside down when he falls in love with a beautiful actress.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, love affair, looking for love, couple relations, human nature, lifestyle, buddies, youth, couples, twentysomething life, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
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The Chain (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Comedy featuring interweaving stories of seven households caught up in a property chain on moving day, each one dependent on the other.
Style: offbeat, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An American playwright living in Rome consults a quack psychiatrist to combat his fears of balding and save his failing marriage.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: farce, womanizer, nudity (full frontal - brief), playwright, doctors and patients, sexual relations, love affair, couple relations, infidelity, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, silly humor ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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That's Carry On! (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Celebrating twenty years of classic Carry On films, two of the films’ best-loved stars, Kenneth Williams and Barbara Windsor return to Pinewood film studios to unwrap some rib-tickling moments from the series. From the original, military mayhem of ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, anthology
Plot: royal family, disorder, rivalry, intrigue, dishonesty
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The World of Don Camillo (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A priest helps the small town he's stationed in to resolve conflicts by working together.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: priest, rivalry, society, clergy, contests and competitions, ambition, small town, small town life, uninhibited rivalry, sport team, social relations, parachuting ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Heaven Before I Die (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jacob's feet are so turned out that he walks like Charlie Chaplin. He is different because of that and decides to emigrate from Palestine to Canada, where "everyone is equal". There everybody treats him kindly, and a thief ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: disability, farce, friendship, self discovery, heist, friends, oracle, society, crimes, love and romance, criminal heroes, immigrants ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Hollywood High Part II (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's another year at Hollywood High and the students are upholding the standards of their school. It's the end of the semester and finals are near, but that doesn't stop the girls of Hollywood High from having fun. From the pool to ...
Style: sexual, humorous, sexy, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: beach, teenage life, hollywood, youth, dishonesty, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, school, infidelity, sexual abuse, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Nobody's Perfect (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steve is a college freshman who plays tennis for the school. But he falls desperately in love with Shelly, also a tennis player. It's all downhill from there. Steve can't eat, he can't sleep, his grades drop, and he gets kicked off ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: college, tennis, romance, mistaken identity, friendship, teenage life, switching roles, gender bending, cons and scams, comedy of errors, fall in love, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
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Cold Dog Soup (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Randy Quaid as the taxi driver drives Zen parables (Is time money - Is time the root of all evil?) into his passenger/protegee in a high-speed, idiosyncratic tour of their city's ethnic coteries. All the boy wants is to dispose of his ...
Style: realistic, humorous, offbeat, dark humor, semi serious
Plot: city life, urban, taxi, disorder, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, nothing goes right, love and romance, dog
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Night Before the Exams (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Rome, 1989. Luca Molinari meets Claudia in a party, both of them are stressed about the upcoming final exams. Luca falls in love with the girl and now spends his time looking for her. He is assisted by his inseparable friends: Alice, Richard, ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, coming of age, teenage life, buddies, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, teachers and students, high school, adolescence vs adulthood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%