Movies like Docking the Boat

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Docking the Boat (1965)
 6.8
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Docking the Boat (1965)
Original name: Att angöra en brygga
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of party goers have trouble getting their boat ashore on a small island. The inhabitants of the island try to help, often with the help of an old sailor, and the results are absurd and hilarious.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: island, friendship, friends, buddies, disorder, nothing goes right, fight, ship, female nudity, summer, sailboat, sailing boat, clumsy, sinking boat, archipelago, hit on the head, fistfight, knocked out, message in a bottle
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe

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Most similar movies to Docking the Boat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and not serious films with plots about friends, buddies, disorder, friendship, nothing goes right, couples and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Docking the Boat: The Best Man's Wedding (2000), SOS (1988), Stockholm Boogie (2005), Team Spirit (2000), One-Week Bachelors (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Best Man's Wedding (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Roro and Måns who are best friends, work at the park management and get to do all the shit jobs - clean up duck ponds and pick up dog poop. Roro's Swedish girlfriend Lisa wants to be introduced to his family but he refuses for a long time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: erection, immigrants, impotence, friends, couples, arranged marriage, culture clash, love triangle, sexual dysfunction, romance, sexual relations, lebanese ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, lebanon
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95%
 6.2
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SOS (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The landlubber Stig-Helmer and his Norwegian friend Ole get on a barge by mistake. They arrive at an archipelago and have to spend Midsummer among the fancy rich boat people, their yachts and summer houses.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, biting, suspense
Plot: island, nothing goes right, buddies, escapades, friends, social differences, resort, yacht, midsummer, golf, archipelago, cruise ship ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Stockholm Boogie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: We are following the two cousins and best friends, Jerka and Hoffa, during a typical night out in Stockholm. It's summertime and anything can happen.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: friendship, drugs/alcohol, friends, breakup, couples, singleness, on the road, love and romance, buddies, silly humor, lifestyle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.0
 1K
Team Spirit (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story centers around a group of friends (and girlfriends) who have been playing football together for over 10 years, and who are now getting everything ready for their 500th match.
Style: sentimental, sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, couples, ambition, sport team, buddies, lifestyle, couple relations, sport, friends, group shower, dressing room, football team ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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One-Week Bachelors (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gary's wife going away and he drives her to the airport. Gary has planned a week of hard work but at the airport he met Lasse, and then becomes nothing that Gary had in mind. An unlikely friendship develops between the two, and Gary succeed in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: rave, friends, disorder, nothing goes right, buddies, odd couple, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, comedy of errors, party, auto mechanic, infidelity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.9
 10K
Fukrey (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: FUKREY is one such crazy story of four restless and hapless souls, running after their individual desires, brought together by one dream, which turns their not so simple life upside down. From breaking school walls, to cross dressing dancers at the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, buddies, disorder, youth, college life, social relations, college, student life, on the run, studying, chase, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.6
 715
The Bobo (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Unsuccessful singing bullfighter Juan arrives in Barcelona to try his luck in a big town. He finally persuades a devious local impresario to book him, but only on the condition that Juan first manages to spend an evening with Olimpia, a "shrewd ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: nothing goes right, love and romance, artists and showbiz, gender, partners, goofy hero, fish out of water, culture clash, gender bending, farce, fall in love, mistaken identity ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, italy, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Lapland Odyssey (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, Sweden, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lapland Odyssey is a comedy about Janne, a man from Lapland in northern Finland, a man who has made a career out of living on welfare. Inari, his girlfriend, is tired of Janne's incapability of getting a grip on life, Janne wasn't even ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, intense, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: friendship, ultimatum, on the road, youth, obsessive quest, adolescence vs adulthood, self discovery, nothing goes right, escapades, taxi driver, tourist, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Studentfesten (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 1994. Rasmus two best friends Frans and Ian talk him into crashing graduation parties in search of fun, booze and girls to get over Klara who just broke up with him. During the day his feelings for her is tested when he learns the truth about ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: looking for sex, disorder, friends, wild ride, teenage girl, teenage boy, teenager, buddies, drugs/alcohol, silly humor, underage drinking, scandinavian girl ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.7
 1K
The Chef (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Året är 1969. Artonårige Martin mönstrar på som andrekock på lastfartyget "Snow Drift", med destination Kapstaden. Det är Martins tredje resa. I fartygets kök härskar förstekocken Peter Stein, här är allting underkastat hans ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: youth, ship, follow your dream, friendship, nothing goes right, hopes, revenge, murder, twentysomething life, workplace situations, ocean or sea, power relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
 147
Downhill (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four old school friends reunite to attempt the epic coast to coast walk, across the United Kingdom. As their journey unfolds, this comically incompatible foursome walk full tilt into their mid-life crises.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, friendship, best friends, friends, reunion, escapades, self discovery, disorder, farce, nothing goes right, on the road, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.7
 398
Colombian Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tali and Ori are a young Israeli couple. After attending their best friends' wedding, which ended in disaster, they have a big fight, which leads to Ori proposing. But there is trouble in paradise when Ori's conservative father meets Tali, ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, family relations, romance, couple relations, meet the parents, parents and children, buddies, friends, disorder, love, nothing goes right, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Amar Akbar & Tony (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Amar, Akbar & Tony follows the lives and loves of three childhood friends through twists and turns as the characters face sudden and unforeseen changes to their idealistic and trouble-free young lives. With hilarious and sometimes tragic ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, looking for love, fall in love, life turned upside down, interracial relations, love and romance, romance, disorder, buddies, society, twentysomething life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
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The Call-up (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's time for Jonsson to return to his old regiment to rehearse what he learned during conscription a few years ago. He meets his old friends, platoon leader Larsson and the music loving captain 'Beethoven'. Jonsson and his comrades ...
Style: humorous, suspense, not serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: basic training, chaos and mayhem, superior officer, power relations, disorder, friends, chaos, military, soldier, buddies, nothing goes right, military life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
2 Francs, 40 Pesetas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Madrid, 1974. Six years have passed since Martin and his family have returned to Spain from Switzerland. A visit to their adopted country will bring complications.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, culture clash, friendship, parents and children, disorder, farce, homecoming, love affair, nothing goes right, couples, friends, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Two Guys Talkin' About Girls (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When longtime friends Joey Fortone and Lenny Kaminski get together, the race is on to get one up on the other. Their fantasies abound and their results lag far behind.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: diner, bar, storytelling, apartment, love and romance, buddies, nothing goes right, womanizer, romance, farce, friends, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
All Stars 2: Old Stars (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In All Stars 2 Old Stars, the unexpected wedding of one of the boys means they treat themselves to an ‘old-fashioned training camp’ in the form of a long weekend in Barcelona. The match between Barcelona and Real Madrid is meant to be the high ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, introspection, silly humor, friends, disorder, buddies, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, on the road, friend, soccer match ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: barcelona, holland, france, germany, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Those Were the Days (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Dutch football team has just released the heroic World Cup final lost to archrival West Germany. The whole country is in mourning and Jaap Kooijman throws out of sheer frustration the brand new TV out the window. This event is the prelude to an ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: wrongfully committed, disorder, friends, confined, nothing goes right, buddies, female director, hippie, volkswagen bus, yoga
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 8.1
 6K
My Friends (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Like in many other Monicelli movies, the main theme of Amici miei is friendship, seen from a rather bitter point of view. It tells the story of four middle-aged friends in Florence who organize together idle pranks (called zingarate, "gypsy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, italian comedy
Plot: friendship, prank, joke, friends, architect, social relations, small town, small town life, buddies, screwball, disorder, friendship between men ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, florence italy, tuscany, florence
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled Story (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fairy tale and satire about a wealthy industrialist, whose son has been subdued and oppressed and totally uninterested in his father's business.
Style: not serious, realistic, tragicomedy, surreal, offbeat ...
Plot: mother son incest, factory, oedipus complex, crime gone awry, rivalry, workplace, family relations, disorder, power relations, crimes, deadly, farce ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
House Party: Tonight's the Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of high school rappers have two major goals - make music and get hot girls. The best way to get both is to throw the biggest and best house party ever! The night of the party, one of the boys is grounded by his parents, so it's up to his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, disorder, buddies, friends, youth, teenage life, hip hop, profanity, sexual content, silly humor, drugs/alcohol, girl
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 598
Grown Ups (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Every year, Albert buys his daughter an initiatory journey to a European country. For her 17th birthday he chooses a trip to Sweden to look for a Viking's treasure. When they arrive in the rented house, it is occupied by Anika and Christine, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, art house
Plot: treasure hunt, single parent, coming of age, family relations, teenage life, teenage love, parents and children, love and romance, youth, couples, island, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Kings of Mykonos (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia, Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The sequel to the highly successful Australian comedy THE WOG BOY - starring Nick Giannopoulous and Vince Colosimo as best mates Steve and Frank. The Kings of Mykonos: Wog Boy 2 picks up a few years after the original and things aren't going so ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Plot: buddies, resort, love and romance, life turned upside down, disorder, uncle, summer, fall in love, island, friends, beach, inheritance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 574
Either Way (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Icelandic drama about two remote road-workers.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, contemplative, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: workplace, friendship, workplace situations, friends, buddies, couples, adventure, bittersweet, painting
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 3K
The Immature (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Six high school friends who come to the quarantine and have to assume that they are far from their days of glory. With a lot of responsibilities above are all immersed in their various personal crises. But everything changes when a court to void the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: friendship, nothing goes right, reunion, couples, buddies, thirtysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, friends, high school graduation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 8K
Tin Men (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A minor car accident drives two rival aluminum-siding salesmen to the ridiculous extremes of man versus man in 1963 Baltimore.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: friendship, car accident, bittersweet, friends, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, cons and scams, competition, hostility, adultery, car, revenge ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hot Bubblegum (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Momo and Yudale take turns mounting Bentzi's foreign buxom cousin, but Yudale and her get stuck together. Momo raises the bar even further by proving the rumors of an accepting older buxom piano tutor, Fritzi. Bentzi looks for love.
Style: humorous, realistic, sexy, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: teen sex comedy, friends, teenage life, buddies, youth, young lovers, teenage love, teenager, love and romance, looking for sex, beach, party ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Everything Must Go (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tony is a homosexual law student who quits his studies. With a van and a handful of cash, he hits the road hoping to become a salesman. This, however, turns out to be harder than he expected.
Style: offbeat, witty, clever, humorous, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, nothing goes right, youth, dishonesty, gender, unlikely partners, friends, working the system, disorder, foe turned friend, gays and lesbians, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Loves of a Blonde (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Andula, an innocent Czech girl from a factory town, is desperately in search of love. She believes she's found it when she beds Milda, a charming young musician visiting from Prague. Milda, however, is only looking for a casual encounter, and ...
Style: cynical, humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: factory worker, working class, youth, one night stand, small town, fish out of water, couple relations, new wave, disorder, firefighter, friends, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: prague, europe, czechoslovakia, poland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Good Marriage (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sabine vows to give up married lovers, and is determined to find a good husband. Her best friend Clarisse introduces her to her cousin Edmond, a busy lawyer from Paris. Sabine pursues Edmond, with the encouragement of Clarisse, but Edmond does not ...
Style: humorous, clever, contemplative, talky, captivating ...
Plot: marriage, couple relations, love and romance, romance, best friends, screwball, friends, couples, wooing, love affair, friendship, looking for love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%