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Carry on in the Legion (1967)
 6.1
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Carry on in the Legion (1967)
Original name: Follow That Camel
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bertram Oliphant West (also known as Bo West) wants to clear his unjustly smeared reputation. He joins the Foreign Legion, with Simpson his manservant in tow. But the fort they get posted to is full of eccentric legionnaires, and there is trouble brewing with the locals too. Unbeknown to Bo, his lady love has followed him in disguise...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: parody, desert, farce, foreign legion, adventure, military, heroes, soldier, anti hero, danger, military life, escapades, disorder, rivalry, rescue, anti heroes, save the day, silly humor, arab, sahara, ambiguity, french foreign legion, german
Time: 20th century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and witty films with plots about disorder, farce, parody, escapades, danger, camp and heroes mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Romance genres. Some movies like Carry on in the Legion: Carry on Jack (1964), Carry on Pimpernel (1967), Carry on Henry VIII (1971), Carry On... Up the Khyber (1968), Carry on Cowboy (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Carry on Jack (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tenth entry in the Carry On series. Able seaman Poop-Decker (Bernard Cribbins) signs up for adventure on the high seas with the wicked Captain Fearless (Kenneth Williams). Those swabbing the decks include Juliet Mills, Charles Hawtrey and Donald ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: ship, heroes, adventurer, battles, cruise, disorder, ocean or sea, captivity, battle zone, mistaken identity, rebelliousness, military life ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
Place: england, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Carry on Pimpernel (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The time of the French revolution, and Citizen Robespierre is beheading the French aristocracy. When word gets to England, two noblemen, Sir Rodney Ffing and Lord Darcy take it upon themselves to aid their French counterparts. Sir Rodney is a master ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: farce, parody, guillotine, french revolution, sister, sword fight, brother, duel, wig, legend, aristocrat, chateau ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1780s, 1790s
Place: france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Carry on Up the Jungle (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Carry On team send up the Tarzan tradition in great style. Lady Evelyn Bagley mounts an expedition to find her long-lost baby. Bill Boosey is the fearless hunter and guide. Prof. Tinkle is searching for the rare Oozalum bird. Everything is going ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous
Plot: jungle, parody, gang, misfit, danger, silly humor, anti hero, world war one, disorder, wilderness, farce, nothing goes right ...
Time: victorian era
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Carry on Henry VIII (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry VIII has just married Marie of Normandy, and is eager to consummate their marriage. Unfortunately for Henry, she is always eating garlic, and refuses to stop. Deciding to get rid of her in his usual manner, Henry has to find some way of doing ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, not serious
Plot: farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), marriage, innuendo, couples, odd couple, state affairs, dishonesty, goofy hero, disorder, royal family, couple relations ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Carry On... Up the Khyber (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond looks after the British outpost near the Khybar pass. Protected by the kilted Third Foot and Mouth regiment, you would think they were safe. But the Khazi of Kalabar has other ideas. He wants all the British dead! But his ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, cult film, surreal
Plot: battles, soldier, parody, rebellion, british empire, kilt, satire, princess, british raj, dinner, battle, palace ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1890s
Place: india, asia, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Carry on Cowboy (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Stodge City is in the grip of the Rumpo Kid and his gang. Mistaken identity again takes a hand as a "sanitary engineer" (plumber) by the name of Marshal P. Knutt is mistaken for a law marshal! Being the conscientious sort, Marshal tries to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious
Plot: parody, old west, vengeance, murder, friends, disorder, escapades, rivalry, crimes, gang, partners, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Carry on Cleo (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Britons are captured and enslaved by invading Romans and taken to Rome. Hengist Pod creates useless inventions, while Horsa is a brave and cunning fighter. One of their first encounters in Rome leaves Hengist being mistaken for a fighter, and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, cult film
Plot: parody, roman empire, slave auction, conqueror, ancient egypt, caveman, cleopatra, slave, rivalry, heroic mission, disorder, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: egypt, europe, england, britain, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Digby Geste (Feldman) and his ‘identical’ twin brother Beau (York) compete with their stepmother (Ann-Margeret) over possession of a priceless family heirloom.
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: parody, foreign legion, desert, adventure, disorder, farce, siblings relations, goofy hero, camel, brother brother relationship, jewelry, jewel theft ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Bunny Guards (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple of slackers find an antique dagger and manage to free the gorgeous female warrior was imprisoned in it by an evil spell. An evil sorcerer is not happy by this turn of events and determines to possess both the blade and the warrior through a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, offbeat, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, silly humor, disorder, farce, rivalry, escapades, odd couple, danger, curses spells and rituals, save the lady, evil sorcerer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Carry on Dick (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dick Turpin is terrorising the countryside around Upper Dencher. Captain Fancey and Sergeant Jock Strapp plan to put an end to his escapades, and enlist the help of the Reverend Flasher. Little do they know that the priest leads a double life. Then ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: farce, highwayman, countryside, ambiguity, criminal, parody, disorder, satire, clergy, investigation, gang, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Carry on Columbus (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Christopher Columbus believes he can find an alternative route to the far East and persuades the King and Queen of Spain to finance his expedition...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: sea, ship, nothing goes right, parody, adventurer, satire, farce, disorder, ocean or sea, obsessive quest, hidden identity, ambition ...
Time: 15th century
Place: europe, spain, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Carry on Again Doctor (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dr Nookey is disgraced and sent to a remote island hospital. He is given a secret slimming potion by a member of staff, Gladstone Screwer, and he flies back to England to fame and fortune. But others want to cash in on his good fortunes, and some ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, disorder, power relations, farce, workplace situations, doctors and patients, nothing goes right, goofy hero, workplace, silly humor, british, medical ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 1K
Gladiatress (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Offbeat sword-and-sandals comedy-adventure about three unlikely heroines (Doon Mackichan, Fiona Allen and Sally Phillips) who set out to thwart a Roman invasion and save Celtic Britain in their own unique and outrageous style.
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, sexy
Plot: tough girl, daring rescue, rivalry, adventure, save the day, danger, escapades, heroic mission, roman empire, seduction, heroes, save the kingdom ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
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Siegfried (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tale of Siegfried, a fearless dragon slayer who wins the heart of Celtic beauty Kriemhild.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: parody, save the day, goofy hero, imaginary, fall in love, danger, intrigue, superhuman powers, disorder, adventure, rescue, heroes ...
Time: ancient history
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Carry on Screaming! (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The sinister Dr Watt has an evil scheme going. He's kidnapping beautiful young women and turning them into mannequins to sell to local stores. Fortunately for Dr Watt, Detective-Sergeant Bung is on the case, and he doesn't have a clue! In ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, horror spoof, cult film, psychotronic ...
Plot: mummy, missing person, kidnapping, mad scientist, mannequin, monster, parody, wife, police officer, kidnapped, deadly creature, dangerous animal ...
Time: 60s, edwardian era, 1900s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Carry on Abroad (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of holidaymakers head for the Spanish resort of Elsbels for a 4-day visit. When they get there, they find the Hotel still hasn't been finished being built, and the weather is awful. And there is something strange about the staff. They ...
Style: not serious, realistic, sexy, humorous
Plot: hotel, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), monk, construction worker, catastrophe, tourist, cook, sexual humor, british, builder, drunk ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Carry on Cruising (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Captain Crowther's lot is not a happy one! Five of his crew have to be replaced and at such short notice before the voyage begins there isn't much to choose from. Not only does he get the five most incompetent shipmates ever to sail the ...
Style: not serious, entertaining, melancholic, light, humorous
Plot: ship, cruise ship, sea, escapades, cruise, goofy hero, parody, romance, boss and employee, workplace situations, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Misery is brought to a small group of Sho in the Kalahari desert in the form of a cola bottle. In his quest to throw the evil object over the edge of the earth, Xixo encounters Western "civilization," a haphazard doctor and a tyranical ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: desert, culture clash, tribe, wilderness, on the road, danger, rivalry, farce, adventure, utopia, fish out of water, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 3.6
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Ninja Academy (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: "Police Academy" styled film offers its laughs at the expense of students of the obvious school for ninjas.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: secret agents, parody, martial arts, silly humor, farce, goofy hero, escapades, master warrior, undercover, heroes, danger, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Carry on Loving (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Wedded Bliss computer dating agency aims to bring together the lonely hearts of Much-Snoggin-in-the-Green. Its owner, Sidney Bliss, has enough complications in his own love life, but still produces a pamphlet called "The Wit to Woo". ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, wrestler, virgin, love, private detective, scam, ambiguity, womanizer, battle of the sexes, love and romance, looking for love, wooing ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Carry on Doctor (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Francis Bigger, a notorious charlatan who tours the country lecturing on the subject of mind over matter, slips off the platform in the middle of his performance and ends up in hospital under the care of Dr Tinkle. The hospital is about to enter a ...
Style: not serious, humorous
Plot: hospital, farce, ambulance, crush, witch doctor, ambiguity, doctor, nurse, enema, parody, silly humor, power relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
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Caveman (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this comedy, Atouk becomes leader of the misfit cavemen. Disgraced and cast out of his tribe for lusting after Lana, the mate of tribe's head muscle man, Atouk stumbles along gathering other misfits and learning a bit about the world outside ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: parody, dinosaur, farce, caveman, friendship, anti hero, buddies, misfit, disorder, friends, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 7K
Yellowbeard (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim's Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to ...
Style: humorous, saga, exciting, not serious, cult movie cast ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, sea, parody, farce, adventure, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, against the odds, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Ernest in the Army (1998)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ernest P. Worrell is now in the military as a soldier. Once he begins, him and his team investigates a dictator who was responsible for the wars in the nearly village. Suddenly, Ernest finds a lost boy and has to keep him safe until his father ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, satirical, cult film ...
Plot: parody, family, golf, silly humor, boot camp, disorder, anti hero, family life, basic training, military life, misfit, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.6
 11K
Delta Farce (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, absurd, entertaining, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, friendship, comedy of errors, gang, danger, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battles, battle, village, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 709
Agent 8 3/4 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man travels to Prague for his new employer, unaware that he is being used as an espionage courier.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, comic
Plot: farce, secret agents, parody, espionage, cold war, working undercover, undercover, state affairs, danger, escapades, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, czechoslovakia, prague czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Miss Castaway and the Island Girls (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A plane carrying beauty contestants crash lands on a deserted island. Captain Maximus Powers (Roberts) and co-pilot Mike Saunders (Schlatter) have to take care of their passengers, while avoiding the dangers of Jurassic Pork (a giant prehistoric ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, boys' night
Plot: adventure, parody, island, castaway, fish out of water, survival, save the day, escapades, race against time, misfit, rescue, isolation ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 2K
Lemonade Joe (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A satire of the Great American Way, with Lemonade Joe a "clean living" gunfighter who drinks only Kola-Loca Lemonade and convinces everyone else in town (with his gun skills) that all "real men" drink ONLY lemonade!
Style: not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty, humorous ...
Plot: parody, old west, escapades, anti heroes, satire, show tunes, social relations, disorder, friends, village, fish out of water, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: europe, prague, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.0
 2K
French Spies (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben and Bill are the two worst, completely useless agents - real losers. But who else would you send on a super-difficult top-secret mission? The French have just sold a new high-power M51 rocket to the Russians for crazy money. Unfortunately for ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Carry on Camping (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sid and Bernie keep having their amorous intentions snubbed by their girlfriends Joan and Anthea, so when they decide to take them on a holiday to Paradise Camp, they think they're off to a nudist colony - but they couldn't be more wrong, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sexy
Plot: bull, farce, nudist camp, vacation, tent, holiday, couples, friends, disorder, looking for sex, fish out of water, best friends ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%