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Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982)
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Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982)
Original name: Deux heures moins le quart avant Jésus-Christ
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In antique Rome, a simple pepboy for chars becomes involved in a coup against Cesar.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty, biting
Plot: roman empire, disorder, parody, gays and lesbians, leadership, gender, heroes, gay, gladiator, ancient egypt, lion, labor union, nightclub, mechanic, television, strike, conspiracy, anachronism, gay stereotype, tv reporter, moustache, advertisement, ancient rome, shopkeeper, loud music ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: africa, europe, north africa

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Birds of a Feather (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married. They try conceal their lifestyle and their ownership of the transvestite club downstairs when the fiancée and her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: farce, gay, transvestism, comedy of errors, gays and lesbians, parents and children, cabaret, eccentric family, gender bending, family relations, disorder, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, french riviera, cote d'azur, saint tropez ...
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Happiness Is in the Field (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Francis, the boss of a small plumbing supply company, is harassed by tax collectors, striking employees, and an impossible wife and daughter. His only joy is sharing lunch with his friend Gerard. Then a TV show called "where are you?" ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Plot: mistaken identity, missing person, buddies, hidden identity, best friend, country, twins, small town, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france
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Low Cost (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Passengers on a low cost flight from Djerba to Beauvais have their patience tested to destruction when their departure is delayed for eight hours because of a fault with the plane's air-conditioning. In the end, they are so fed up that they ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: airplane, rebelliousness, hijacking, nothing goes right, rebellion, disorder, friends, fear of flying
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, europe, france, tunisia
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A Day at the Museum (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Un conservateur terrorisé par les plantes vertes, une mère plastifiée pour être exposée, un ballet de Saintes Vierges, des gardiens épuisés par Rodin, un ministre perdu dans une exposition de sexes, une voiture disparue au parking Rembrandt, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, clever ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, disorder, human nature, chaos and mayhem, stowaway, snobbism, tour guide, museum, art history, modern art, performance art, flood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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My Big Fat Independent Movie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This film is a spoof along the lines of "Scary Movie" and "Not Another Teen Movie." It includes parodies of some of the indie film world's most renowned movies such as "Memento," "Pulp Fiction," ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty
Plot: nothing goes right, parody, media satire, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, disorder, goofy hero, hostages, mentally challenged, crime gone awry, obsessive quest, gender bending ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
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Birds of a Feather 2 (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In a move to make his partner, Renato, jealous, the flamboyant Albin waits in a local cafe - dressed as a woman - hoping to be picked up. But Albin gets more than he bargains for when the fly he catches in his web is actually a spy, who uses him as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspense, talky ...
Plot: farce, gay, espionage, transvestism, gays and lesbians, comedy of errors, goofy hero, murder, nightclub owner, extramarital affair, hidden identity, secret agents ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, french riviera, italy, saint tropez, sicily ...
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Life of Brian (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: roman empire, christianity, farce, mistaken identity, stoning, balcony, graffiti, gladiator, parody, legends and myths, execution, anti heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, dungeon, middle east, jerusalem, palestine
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Katy Brand's Big Ass Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Katy Brand's Big Ass Show is a British comedy programme on ITV2. The show features comedian Katy Brand in skits of real life situations and stereotypes, as well and celebrities such as Amy Winehouse, Lily Allen, Lady Gaga, Angelina Jolie, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, biting ...
Plot: celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, parody, disorder, showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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59%
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When Nature Calls (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When construction worker Greg becomes fed-up with his foreman and the "city life", he takes his wife and kids on a wilderness adventure.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: parody, family life, showbiz, urban, wilderness, city life, escapades, family relations, disorder, joke, sex, adult humor ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Slightly Pregnant Man (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Marco Mazzetti (Marcello Mastroianni), a driving instructor, lives with his wife Irène (Catherine Deneuve) and their young. After a series of dizzy spells, he goes to the doctor and discovers that he is four-month pregnant. Marco then becomes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Plot: switching roles, urban, farce, gender bending, miraculous event, pregnancy, gender, disorder, babies and infants, self discovery, parents and children, midlife crisis ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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To Be or Not to Be (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when Poland is invaded by the Germans in World War II. His wife has the habit of entertaining young polish officers while he's on stage, which is also a source of depression to him. When one of ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: farce, war, anti heroes, heroic mission, actor, heroes, gays and lesbians, espionage, wartime life, disorder, polish, gay ...
Time: 1950s, 1930s
Place: england, poland, germany, europe
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54%
The Making of '...And God Spoke' (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A documentary on the making of a big budget Bible picture. This is a spoof that shows the inside action on a film set where everything that could possibly go wrong goes wrong.
Style: not serious, epic, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: filmmaking, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, down on your luck, road not taken, showbiz, religions or cults, disorder, scout, depiction of god, movie studio, female nudity ...
Time: ancient history
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53%
Going Berserk (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: John Bourgignon, a drummer/chauffeur engaged to the daughter of a United States senator encounters a sleazy film director, the leader of an aerobics cult, and other crazed characters in the days leading up to his wedding.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: assassination attempt, parody, nothing goes right, politics, state affairs, disorder, elvis impersonator, interrupted wedding
Time: 80s
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The Ritz (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On his deathbed Carmine Vespucci's father tells him to "get Proclo". With "the hit" on, Gaetano tells a cab driver to take him where Carmine can't find him. He arrives at the Ritz, a gay bathhouse where he is pursued ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A year after the collapse of a low-budget British rom-com, documentary maker Andy Wiseman sets out to find out what went wrong. He speaks to the producer, Nicholas Johnson, an alcoholic whose office is a lap-dancing club, the writer, Flynn Beatty, ...
Style: not serious, clever, humorous, realistic, witty ...
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Time: contemporary
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Up Pompeii (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A funny thing happens to Lurcio (Frankie Howerd) on the way to the rent-a-vestal-virgin market stall. A mysterious scroll falls into his hands, listing the names of all the conspirators plotting to murder Emperor Nero. And when the upstart slave is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: ancient history
Place: europe, italy
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Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution". In the tradition of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, goofy hero, chaos and mayhem, media satire, media, disorder, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, chaos, laser, irreverence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Under-Gifted (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story centers around a graduating class of "less-gifted" students in a private Versailles high school. Only a miracle has brought the students this far along, and after a practical joke misfires and the whole school is dynamited, the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: hardcase students, prank, coming of age, high school, rebellion, youth, disorder, rebelliousness, teachers and students, high school life, exam, private school ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Audience: teens
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Time: 90s
Place: california, kentucky, usa
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A Man Called Sarge (1990)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the midst of WWII, a group of half-witted soldiers lead by a slightly smarter sergeant, battle the Germans and especially Von Kraut in the desert.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, biting
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The 11 Commandments (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
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Pink Angels (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Six rough and tumble motor cyclists meet at the side of an empty highway to plan their adventurous excursion cycling to Los Angeles. The burly bunch are Michael (John Alderman), David (Tom Basham), Henry (Bob Bihiller), Arnold (Bruce Kimbal), Eddie ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
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I Want to Go Home (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, surreal, realistic, clever ...
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Country: France
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Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, biting
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Britney, Baby, One More Time (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, France, Netherlands
Duration: 78 min.
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Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, topical humor
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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Night Patrol (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The streets of Los Angeles are crawling with weirdos, hookers, peeping toms and perverts. And this time, they're wearing badges! Murray Langston, Linda Blair, Pat Paulsen, Billy Barty, Jaye P. Morgan, Andrew Dice Clay, Pat Morita, Kitten ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
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Time: 80s
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What a Drag (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A closeted gay man's attempt to "act straight" for the sake of his job has unexpected consequences.
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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