Movies like Hanky Panky

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Hanky Panky (1979)
 8.6
 17K
Hanky Panky (1979)
Original name: गोल माल
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ramprasad a recent college graduate who finds a job with a finicky man, Bhavani Shankar, who believes that a man without a mustache is a man without a character. When Ramprasad is caught by his boss at a soccer match, he has to invent a twin brother, the clean-shaven Laxman Prasad, to save his job, things take a whacky turn.A fake mother and a hilarious chase are enjoyable features in this comedy.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: mistaken identity, comedy of errors, twins, family relations, lookalikes, love and romance, chase, fall in love, couples, disorder, cons and scams, loud, forbidden love, unlikely couple, love, party, song, singer, impersonation, office, marriage, twin brother, car chase, brother sister relationship, police station ...
Time: 70s
Place: india

Most similar movies to Hanky Panky

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, disorder, family relations and bollywood mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Hanky Panky: Seeta and Geeta (1972), Lovemakers (2011), She Smiles, She’s Snared! (2014), Good Advice (2001), Marigold (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Seeta and Geeta (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: The story is about identical twins (played by Hema Malini) who are separated at birth and grow up with different temperaments. The twins then swap places.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Plot: twins, disorder, twin sister, family relations, comedy of errors, romance, dishonesty, fall in love, mistaken identity, strong female character, switching roles, revenge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 2.1
 945
Lovemakers (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hungary, USA, UK, Russia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Small time Hungarian matchmakers get the job to make a Hollywood star fall in love with a Russian businessman's spoiled brat sister. They get one million dollars if they succeed, but if they fail, they will have to pay with their lives.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, disorder, comedy of errors, silly humor, cons and scams, dishonesty, mistaken identity, couples, friendship, rivalry, high maintenance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
She Smiles, She’s Snared! (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: On the eve of Nikhil and Karishma’s engagement, Karishma’s wealthy father, Devesh Solanki, expresses his disapproval, believing Nikhil to be a lackadaisical young man. With one week to prove himself worthy to marry Karishma, Nikhil and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: bollywood, love and romance, fall in love, couples, family relations, romance, parents and children, youth, transformation, wooing, social relations, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.2
 7K
Good Advice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An investment banker loses everything and must discover what's important in life.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: stock broker, mistaken identity, romance, couples, disorder, fall in love, journalism, dishonesty, overnight success, impersonating, encounter, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 4.8
 2K
Marigold (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film follows the story of Marigold Lexton, an American actress who gets stranded in Mumbai and lands a minor role in a Bollywood musical. She meets Prem, the film's choreographer, and undergoes a personal transformation as she experiences ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, showbiz, love triangle, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, bollywood, disorder, love and romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 7K
Khoobsurat (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A vibrant, hopelessly romantic physiotherapist meets a handsome young Rajput prince who is the complete opposite of her – and is engaged to someone else.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: romance, love and romance, parents and children, family life, family relations, bollywood, prince, party, quibbling, chewing gum, wheelchair, businessman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Game of Love (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Sapna, the daughter of the Saigal family's driver is a simple fun-loving girl, but her dreams are not as simple. She dreams about riches and day-dreams about her dream man. Vijay Saigal and Vicky Saigal, both heirs to Saigal Industries have ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Plot: drug dealing, love and romance, romance, on the run, siblings relations, mistaken identity, fall in love, vengeance, bollywood, couples, family relations, womanizer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Such a Small Thing (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Arun (Amol Palekar) is a shy accountant in Bombay who dreams of romancing Prabha (Vidya Sinha), but never gets past following her around without managing to actually speak up. While Arun twiddles his thumbs, suave Nagesh (Asrani) steps into the ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: accountant, wooing, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, romance, hopes, rivalry, guru, power relations, cinderella story, urban ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Shaadi Ke Side Effects (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A young couple who struggle to rediscover love after their marriage.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, parents and children, couples, family relations, bollywood, honeymoon, baby, marriage, pregnancy, childbirth, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 78
So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, fall in love, friends, friendship, romance, family relations, love and romance, disorder, parents and children, singleness, best friends, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Listen Father-in-Law (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Mr. Raj K. Saxena is known for his parsimony. Everything he does and thinks is valued with money, and ways he can accumulate it. His daughter, Kiran, is the opposite, a spendthrift. Mr. Saxena borrows money from elderly people, assuring them of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, bollywood, criminal heroes, cons and scams, miser, romance, crime, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pyaar Impossible (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: romantic comedy in which a geek and the most sought-after college beauty are paired together by a twist of fate. And under all odds, an impossible love story begins.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, college, romance, goofy hero, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples, disorder, youth, bollywood, friendship, student ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 475
Love and Mary (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mary is a sophisticated pastry chef who's struggling to keep the doors of her bakery open. Facing eviction, she decides to return back home with her fiancé, Brent, to collect a sizable engagement gift from her eccentric Texan family. But, when ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, twins, bakery, romance, couples, comedy of errors, cons and scams, hidden identity, disorder, eviction, store, chef ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 653
The Maid (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Maid is a 1991 film in which Anthony Wayne (Martin Sheen) goes to Paris for a new job and has a 30 day period before he starts work to get settled.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: bank, family relations, nanny, mistaken identity, secret identity, love, maid, disorder, wall street, couples, power relations, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Chal Mere Bhai (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The wealthy Oberoi family consists of dad, Balraj, his mother, and two sons, namely Vicky and Prem. Vicky is in love with a beautiful young woman...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: love triangle, romance, workplace, family business, fall in love, bollywood, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance, family relations, brother brother relationship, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
You Are So Beautiful (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Aymé Pigrenet, a recently widowed farmer, is eager to find a new wife to help him run his farm. Desperate, he seeks the aid of a local matchmaker who suggest that he go to Romania to find a new wife. There he meets Elena.
Style: clever, feel good, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: farm, couples, opposites attract, comedy of errors, fish out of water, looking for love, fall in love, mistaken identity, working class, disorder, single parent, immigrants ...
Place: romania, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 18K
Welcome (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Dubai-based criminal don Uday takes it upon himself to try and get his sister Sanjana married - in vain, as no one wants to be associated with a crime family. Uday's associate Sagar Pandey finds a young man, Rajiv, who lives with his maternal ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: siblings relations, couples, family relations, crimes, love and romance, fall in love, mafia don, gangster boss, performer's life, crime, wedding, pigeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Cousin cousine (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two distant cousins meet at a wedding banquet for an elderly couple. Over time, a close friendship develops between them, but their spouses begin to think that they are more than just friends.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, friendship, wedding, forbidden love, fall in love, love affair, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, infidelity, couples, disorder, romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
Mrs. Winterbourne (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Connie Doyle is eighteen and pregnant her boyfriend has kicked her out. She accidentaly ends up on a train where she meets Hugh Winterbourne and his wife Patricia who is pregnant. The train wrecks and she wakes up in the hosptial to find out that ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, pregnancy, love and romance, train wreck, romance, forbidden love, switching roles, disorder, family relations, couples, society, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 7K
Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, on the road, couples, disorder, crumbling marriage, romance, taxi, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
For Better or For Worse (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wendy is finally settling in to single life after the death of her husband. She runs a successful wedding planning company with the help of her friend Roseanne. Wendy's business and values are challenged when Marco, a charming but irritating ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, couples, unlikely couple, family business, disorder, family relations, fall in love, wedding planner, singleness, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 964
Just Write (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Hollywood tour bus driver poses as a screenwriter to romance an up-and-coming young actress.
Style: witty, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, opposites attract, showbiz, bus, love and romance, dishonesty, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, social differences, tour guide, actress, aspiring writer ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, beverly hills, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Plot: culture clash, love and romance, family relations, couples, arranged marriage, love triangle, parents and children, looking for love, romance, couple relations, bollywood, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, asia, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
Steptoe and Son (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Albert Steptoe and his son Harold are junk dealers, complete with horse and cart to tour the neighbourhood. They also live amicably together at the junk yard. But Harold, who likes the bright lights in the West End of London, meets a stripper, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sitcom
Plot: working class, love and romance, odd couple, nothing goes right, disorder, family relations, couples, family life, fall in love, parents and children, horse and cart, father ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, spain, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
35 and Ticking (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Centers around the lives of Victoria, Zenobia, Clevon, and Phil -- all friends approaching the age of 35 and struggling to build the families they've always dreamed of. While Zenobia (Nicole Ari Parker) is still looking for a man, Victoria ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, comedy of errors, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples, disorder, wooing, couple relations, buddies, crumbling marriage, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Say It Isn't So (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Boy meets girl; boy falls in love (and had wild, non-stop sex) with girl; boy loses girl... when they discover they are brother and sister! But when he learns that he's the victim of the ultimate case of mistaken identity, the lovesick young ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, mistaken identity, romance, nothing goes right, disorder, comedy of errors, farce, family relations, love and romance, private detective, siblings relations, lovers reunited ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, indiana, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, couples, friends, singleness, love triangle, fall in love, infidelity, friendship, urban, comedy of errors, city life, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 4K
The Best Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Hungary, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When writer's block derails the literary dreams of Olly Pickering, he has to move in with his friend Murray after losing all his money. Things start to look up when Olly's college pal James asks him to be the best man at his wedding. Prior ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, best friend, love, party, fall in love, love triangle, couples, romance, cons and scams, writers, friends, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mr. & Mrs. Khiladi (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: When his astrologer uncle (Satish Kaushik) predicts a favorable future for Raja (Akshay Kumar), he decides to nothing until the prediction comes true. When he meets Shalu (Juhi Chawla) the daughter of a millionaire (Kadar Khan) he decides his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: love and romance, society, fall in love, cons and scams, bollywood, unemployment, true love, starting over, family relations, couples, goat, wrestling ring ...
Time: future
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Twelfth Night or What You Will (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Shakespeare's comedy of gender confusion, in which a girl disguises herself as a man to be near the count she adores, only to be pursued by the woman he loves.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, witty, colourful ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: comedy of errors, cross dressing, mistaken identity, twins, disguise, romance, gender bending, sea disaster, love, fall in love, disorder, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era, 1800s ...
Place: cornwall, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%