Movies like Home Sweet Home 1973

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Home Sweet Home (1973)
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Home Sweet Home (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, biting, suspense, realistic, semi serious
Plot: elderly, retirement home, rebellion, fighting the system, against the rules, social worker, nursing, boss and employee, workplace, retirement home life, forced into action, power relations, social relations, power, pursuit, fall in love, falling in love, police, senior citizen, revolt
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium, brussels

Most similar movies to Home Sweet Home

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about workplace, power relations, golden years, elderly, rebellion, society and fighting the system mostly in Comedy, Musical and Biography genres. Some movies like Home Sweet Home: Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War (2002), Waltzing Anna (2006), Nothing Personal (1980), Head Office (1985), The Time of Their Lives (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After her husband's death, woman starts looking for independence.
Style: humorous, touching, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: retirement home, elderly, retirement home life, rebelliousness, life turned upside down, family problems, revolt, widow, protest, senior citizen, family relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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95%
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Waltzing Anna (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Charlie Keegan is ordered to serve 6 months as the staff doctor at a second rate retirement home or lose his medical licence after accusations of swindling elderly patients. What the doctor expects will be a brief interruption from his lucrative ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Plot: doctors and patients, golden years, workplace, moral dilemma, love and romance, mental illness, fall in love, introspection, couples, elderly, misfit, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
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56%
Nothing Personal (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Environmentally concerned lawyer Abigail Adams works with Professor Roger Keller in his effort to protect baby seals from slaughter.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: battle of the sexes, legal, romance, dedicated lawyer, couples, power relations, idealism, rebellion, society, fighting the system, legal action, seal the animal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
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52%
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Head Office (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this comic take on big-business wheelings and dealings, an ambitious senator's son (Judge Reinhold) moves up the corporate ladder through undeserved promotions. But against his better judgment, he falls for a woman (the chairman's ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: boss and employee, workplace intrigue, rise to the top, dishonesty, workplace, power relations, workplace romance, workplace situations, cons and scams, job promotion, chaos and mayhem, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
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52%
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The Time of Their Lives (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Determined to gatecrash her ex-lover's funeral on glamorous French hideaway Île de Ré, former Hollywood siren Helen escapes her London retirement home with help of repressed English housewife Priscilla and they hit the road together in a race ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, feel good, road movie
Plot: elderly, friendship, escapades, on the road, golden years, love triangle, road trip, retirement home, bonding, friends, strong female presence, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Yes Nurse! No Nurse! (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is a cheerful stylized musical comedy a la 8 femmes. The story happens in the guest-house of sister Klivia in one of the Dutch towns. The inhabitants of the guest-house are very cheerful and good-hearted persons whose open communal ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, elderly, buddies, fighting the system, power relations, friends, nurse, happy ending, show tunes, social relations, retirement home ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Waiting for God (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Waiting for God is a British sitcom that ran on BBC1 from 1990 to 1994 starring Graham Crowden as Tom and Stephanie Cole as Diana, two spirited residents of a retirement home who spend their time running rings around the home's oppressive ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: elderly, retirement home, antisocial behavior, couples, in-laws, retired, friends, generation gap, oldtimer, staff, traditional versus modern, retirement home life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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45%
Nothing to Declare (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: During the elimination of the Belgian/French border in the 90s, a Belgian customs officer is forced to team up with one of his French counterparts.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: culture clash, reluctant partners, customs officer, unsupportive coworkers, snobbism, society, partners, politics, frontier town, comedy duo, european union, colleague colleague relationship ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1993 ...
Place: belgium, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The French Minister (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a force to be reckoned with. With his silver mane and tanned, athletic body, he stalks the world stage as Minister of Foreign Affairs for France, waging his own war backed up by the holy trinity of diplomatic concepts: ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: politics, un, state affairs, workplace, workplace intrigue, power relations, chief of staff, administration, rivalry, boss and employee, international relations, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Six Degrees of Celebration 1914 (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 100 years ago, the Russian Empire ... Christmas Eve. December plugs, holiday celebrations, balls and modest luxury holidays, titled nobles and ordinary peasants, the royal family and the soldiers of the First World War, progressive poets and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, uplifting, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, save the day, new year's eve, wartime life, human spirit, rebellion, hopes, world war one, new year
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Bowling (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story takes place in Carhaix, in the heart of Brittany. A small hospital, with a calm maternity clinic, where few births take place. Mathilde, a mid-wife, Firmine, a pediatric nurse, and Louise, the owner of the Carhaix bowling alley, are all ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hospital, bowling, friendship, fighting the system, rebellion, human spirit, rebelliousness, workplace, society, strong female presence, championship, maternity ward ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Sexual Life of the Belgians Part 4: Pleasure and Hysteria (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A director in his midlife-crisis wants to start a new movie and he invites twelve actresses in his flat in Brussels. Every actress tries to convince him of her talent. The director tries to seduce them at the same time but this is not what they ...
Style: sexual, witty, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: midlife crisis, nudity (full frontal - brief), filmmaking, artists and showbiz, actor's life, male female relationship, belgian, psychoanalysis, marxism, hysteria
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Oma in Roma (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Where shall we put grandma? Her permanently anxious and stressed daughter, Marie, knows exactly where: the neighbourhood’s idyllically situated retirement homem where she can find friends of “her own age”. But Granny has other ideas: She wants ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: hopes, single parent, couple relations, family relations, retirement home, golden years, follow your dream, nanny, obsessive quest, restaurant, dull life, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Some Kind of a Nut (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A New York City bank teller becomes a media celebrity when he refuses to comply with his employer's demands that he shave his beard. Directed by Garson Kanin, this 1969 comedy stars Dick Van Dyke, Angie Dickinson, Rosemary Forsyth, Zohra ...
Style: biting, suspense, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bank teller, bee sting, beard, nothing goes right, dishonesty, supportive spouse, workplace, misfit, rebellion, fighting the system, anti hero, obnoxious boss ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
38%
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Amazing Grace (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Amazing Grace is a 1974 light comedy featuring black comedienne Moms Mabley as a widow who tries to influence the local mayoral election in Baltimore, Maryland, after she discovers that a black candidate is being used by the incumbent mayor to ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, cynical, biting, suspense ...
Plot: racism, satire, farce, prodigy, workplace, fighting the system, obsessive quest, heroic mission, interracial relations, political corruption, discrimination, social decay ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Matter of Principles (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man with seemingly unwavering ethics is challenged by his new boss, who believes everyone has a price and it willing to prove it. In this Capra-esque tale no one leaves unscathed when principles and pragmatism collide.
Style: captivating, semi serious, sincere, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: moral dilemma, workplace situations, boss and employee, couple relations, human spirit, workplace, couples, power relations, office, coercion, social relations, dignity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Take This Job and Shove It (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A junior executive is ordered to boost output in the hometown brewery where his old friends work.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cult film, harsh ...
Plot: brewery, boss and employee, working class, workplace romance, self discovery, unemployment, workplace situations, revolution, power relations, misfit, ambition, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: iowa, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Village People (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Urho Kaleva Kekkonen, the long-time president of the Republic of Finland, is scheduled to visit Alli’s Bar on his way to northern Finland. He is blindly worshiped and the nearer the visit draws, the more envy, competition and dirty tricks come to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous
Plot: bar, president, small town, retirement home life, small town life, social relations, retirement home, state affairs, contests and competitions, youth, female director, reindeer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
What a Beautiful Day (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Checco, an uneducated but self-satisfied fellow from Milan, who has always dreamed of becoming a police officer, fails his entrance exam for the third time. It must be said that at the oral examination Checco said that the reason why he wanted to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: goofy hero, fall in love, workplace, terrorism, disorder, power relations, love and romance, workplace situations, danger, urban, silly humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mrs. Brown's Boys D'Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Moore Street market-trader Agnes Brown finds her livelihood under threat from a ruthless developer, she and her family embark on a campaign to save her stall, aided as only the Browns will be by a motley troop of blind trainee Ninjas, an ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: campaign, fighting the system, elderly, disorder, eccentric family, family relations, family life, court case, strong female presence, golden years, marketplace, fruit
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Nine to Five (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frank Hart is a pig. He takes advantage in the grossest manner of the women who work with him. When his three assistants manage to trap him in his own house they assume control of his department and productivity leaps, but just how long can they ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: workplace, farce, satire, battle of the sexes, fighting the system, sexism, feminism, strong female presence, womanizer, rivalry, obnoxious boss, gender ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 463
Mohamed Dubois (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Arnaud Dubois may be the heir to a bank, but he prefers to call himself Mohamed. Having fallen out with his father, he turns his back on the family residence. On his travels, he meets Mustafa, who introduces him to his sister Sabrina. Having fallen ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: hidden identity, interracial relations, social differences, fish out of water, disorder, society, love and romance, dishonesty, fall in love, fake identity, girlfriend, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Ham from the Ardennes (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the height of the tourist season, the rivalry between the manager of a slightly fancy restaurant and the proprietor of a nearby fast-food stand becomes quite heated, and shots are fired. I n this comedy, the restaurant is run with an iron ...
Plot: female nudity, skinny dipping, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Great Vazquez (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Is it possible to live aside of the system, thinking only about the present and oneself? A feature film about Manuel Vázquez, the best comic book author in Barcelona during the sixties, but, mainly, a man with a very particular way of living his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Plot: workplace, rebellion, rivalry, dishonesty, against the rules, womanizer, artists and showbiz, workplace intrigue, performer's life, con artists, bigamist, publisher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: barcelona, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Stromberg - Der Film (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The celebration of the 50th anniversary of “Capitol-Insurance” is due – that's what the bosses thought. All employees are invited to join the party in a hotel. However, rumors say the company's not doing very well. To avoid ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, road trip, loss of job, save the day, unfulfillment, on the road, coworker, husband wife relationship, brothel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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3 Geezers! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Follow actor J Kimball as he researches what it's like to be old for a role in an upcoming movie. When he meets the residents at The Coconuts convalescent home, he quickly discovers that his perceptions of the elderly may be off from ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: golden years, artists and showbiz, hollywood, filmmaking, actor's life, retirement home life, silly humor, friends, buddies, elderly, disorder, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Mutiny on the Buses (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bus driver Stan Butler agrees to marry Suzy, much to the anguish of Mum, her son-in-law, Arthur, and daughter Olive. How, they wonder, will they ever manage without Stan's money coming in? Then Arthur is sacked, and Stan agrees to delay the ...
Style: witty, sitcom, humorous, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: bus, working class, workplace, chaos and mayhem, cons and scams, workplace situations, relationship vs career, rivalry, dishonesty, farce, couples, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
I'm Shy, But I'll Heal (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pierre is a hotel cashier in Vichy, so shy that he answers an ad from the Psychology Institute and can't say no to the salesman, Aldo; he spends 6,000 francs on tapes, books, and a punching bag. Soon after, he's smitten by Agnes, a hotel ...
Style: touching, humorous, psychological, semi serious, realistic
Plot: wooing, unfulfilled love, fall in love, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, cashier, luxury hotel, dishwasher, casino
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france, normandy, nice france, vichy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
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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
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29%