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Chicago, Chicago (1969)
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Chicago, Chicago (1969)
Original name: Gaily, Gaily
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Director Norman Jewison's 1969 period comedy, based on Ben Hecht's memoirs, stars Beau Bridges as a young apprentice at a big city newspaper. The cast also includes Melina Mercouri, Brian Keith, Hume Cronyn, George Kennedy, Wilfred Hyde-White and Margot Kidder.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: newspaper, prostitute, innocence lost, youth, social relations, redemption, political corruption, society, state affairs, female nudity, train, communist, robbery, funeral, hanging, protest, presumed dead, punched in the face, fainting, underwear, undressing, male nudity, musical number, jail, crying woman ...
Time: 1910s
Place: illinois, chicago illinois

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sexy films with plots about female nudity, society, youth, couples, lifestyle, prostitute and friends mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Chicago, Chicago: Who Shot Patakango? (1989), The Pool Boys (2009), Mulletville (2002), Hamburger: The Motion Picture (1986), A Good Man in Africa (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Who Shot Patakango? (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A coming-of-age tale set in Brooklyn during the late '50s which centers around the high school life of a group of teens that have to deal with racial tensions at their interracial vocational high school.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: school, juvenile delinquency, college, friendship, interracial relations, high school, teachers and students, urban ghetto, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, college life, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Pool Boys (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A pool boy and a gardener turn an empty mansion into a home for women who belong to the world's oldest profession.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prostitute, nothing goes right, illegal prostitution, party, prostitution, intern, swimming pool, fish out of water, disorder, celebrity culture, sex addict, red dress ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.0
 72
Mulletville (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hipster film student returns to his rural hometown to make a scathing documentary about his former tormentors, focusing on the annual 'kick-ass bash' at his cousin's trailer. He learns the hard way that revenge rarely goes as ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: small town, filmmaking, elderly lovers, adolescence vs adulthood, school, racism, countryside, small town life, high school, twentysomething life, family life, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Hamburger: The Motion Picture (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Russell has been expelled from several schools for lewd, crude and nude conduct. Busterburger University is his last chance at education and satisfying his disappointed parents
Style: semi serious, humorous, cynical, realistic, sexy
Plot: school, hamburger, college life, college, youth, student, university, prostitute, teachers and students, student life, workplace situations, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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A Good Man in Africa (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Morgan Leafy is a secretary to the British High Commissioner to an Africa nation. Leafy is a man that makes himself useful to his boss, the snobbish Arthur Fanshawe, who has no clue about what's going on around him, but who wants to use his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic, satirical ...
Plot: political corruption, golf, infidelity, politics, cons and scams, political intrigue, nothing goes right, dishonesty, society, state affairs, ego clash, rebelliousness ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The world's most famous madame is called to Washington to testify before Congress.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: media coverage, sexual fantasy, limousine, prostitution, sex, american flag, on the road, prostitute, strong sexual content, legal action, politics, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will? (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bickering siblings are reunited at their Texas home as their father lies on his deathbed in this black comedy.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, deathbed, family life, estate, siblings relations, last will and testament, dementia, family gatherings, family in crisis, terminal illness, estrangement, family problems ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.1
 144
Getting It On (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Comedy about a voyeur teenager.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, voyeur, prostitute, voyeurism, buddies, school, high school life, teenager, teenage life, youth, friends, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Happy Hooker Goes Hollywood (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Xaviera Hollander has to navigate some sleazy studio politics to see the production of the film version of her memoirs.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: prostitute, strong sexual content, hollywood, showbiz, filmmaking, ambition, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, hopes, lifestyle, billiards, sexual fantasy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.4
 248K
The Dictator (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Style: comic, dark humor, absurd, sexploitation film, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: dictator, society, death, female nudity, violence, culture clash, greed, vengeance, fish out of water, lesbian, farce, masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1973, 20th century
Place: usa, asia, new york, israel, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
In God We Tru$t (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A naive monk, named Brother Ambrose (Marty Feldman), is sent by the abbot on a mission to raise $5,000 in order to save their monastery from closing. He goes to Hollywood where he encounters a number of eccentric characters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty
Plot: church, monk, monastery, clergy, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, misfit, society, prostitute, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Corporate Affairs (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A family man (Meyer) recent promoted to middle management at work immerses himself in a world of questionable personal and professional ethics by a colleague (Scott).
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: on the road, blind ambition, journalism, rise to the top, introspection, boss and employee, love triangle, sexual relations, workplace romance, celebrity culture, workplace situations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Owl and the Pussycat (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Meek, owlish Felix (George Segal) and strident, catty Doris (Barbra Streisand) live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers bother him. Felix informs the landlord of her activities, so Doris moves in ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: prostitute, apartment, romance, eviction, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, couples, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.9
 122
The First Time (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young film student pursues a woman while studying under a bizarre, eccentric film professor.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sexual ...
Plot: college, school, innocence lost, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, college life, love and romance, youth, couples, fall in love, sexual relations, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Everybody Wants Some!! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A comedy that follows a group of friends as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.
Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, rivalry, male friendship, sport team, ambition, sport, youth, athlete's life, buddies, contests and competitions, college life, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 2K
Nickelodeon (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Going from a lawyer to a writer, and then to a film director, is the career path on which we find the bashful Leo Harrigan. But Leo has problems as well, such as being hopelessly smitten with his leading lady, who chooses to reward his attentions by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love triangle, celebrity culture, ambition, love and romance, lifestyle, movie business, fake priest, ostrich ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.1
 201
Anarchy TV (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of anarchists use their public-access TV show to satirize the government until a right-wing preacher attempts to shut them down.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Plot: tv show, media, station, activism, anarchy, minister, preacher, teenager, society, clergy, fighting the system, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
I-See-You.Com (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A 17-year-old boy buys mini-cameras and displays the footage online at I-see-you.com. The cash rolls in as the site becomes a major hit. Everyone seems to have fun until it all comes crashing down....
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: suburbs, unlikely couple, family, crumbling marriage, dysfunctional family, media satire, suburban life, voyeurism, family life, family problems, family relations, nanny ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 2.9
 384
Virgin High (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When he is caught with his girlfriend, she is shipped off to a Catholic boarding school. He poses as a priest to see her and is beset with a series of surprises that prove that nothing is sacred at the academy of the blessed virgin
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, farce, strong sexual content, youth, boarding school, sexual relations, teachers and students, boarding school life, high school life, couples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
 230
Hot T-Shirts (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In order to avoid the closure a bar the owner and some friends organize a wet-T-shirt competition. As they thought this attracks new people and certainly money.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: bar, small town, workplace, social relations, contests and competitions, save the day, small town life, gender, nightclub, fight, contest, dancing ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Linda Lovelace for President (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An intentionally campy film designed to capitalize on Linda Lovelace's sudden fame following "Deep Throat", this film centers around Linda's fictional grass roots campaign to run for president. Touring the country with a rag-tag ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: farce, americana, head of state, rise to the top, looking for sex, campaign, media, society, state affairs, politics, assassination attempt, leadership ...
Time: 70s
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 3K
The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: best friends, social misfits, high school, teenager, school, vengeance, teenage life, rivalry, youth, friends, prank, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Mac & Devin Go to High School (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A comedy that follows two high school students -- one overachiever struggling to write his valedictorian speech, the other a senior now going on his 15th year of school.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drugs/alcohol, drug dealing, high school, high school life, fall in love, teachers and students, youth, friends, power relations, social relations, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Rosebud Beach Hotel (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After taking over a failing Miami hotel with her workaholic fiance, Elliot, Tracy thinks Monique Gabrielle has seduced her better half-to-be. She then tries to have an affair of her own, and arranges for hookers to become bellhops. Meanwhile, her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: prostitute, hotel, cons and scams, comedy of errors, workplace situations, beach resort, romance, fish out of water, dishonesty, love and romance, workplace, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Kisses for My President (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When the women of America join together on election day and elect a Leslie McCloud as the US President, things get a little awkward. Especially for her husband Thad McCloud. He, as First Husband, must take over the job as The First Lady, in the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: head of state, politics, president, state affairs, couples, battle of the sexes, feminism, couple relations, pregnancy, workplace situations, family life, family relations ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.5
 169
A Miami Tail (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "A Miami Tail" is a contemporary version of Lysistrata, a classic Greek comedy by Aristophanes. "A Miami Tail" has Alicia (Trina) leading the women of Liberty City in a protest against gang violence and disrespect of women in ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, crime, couples, urban ghetto, mute or deaf, urban, battle of the sexes, sexual relations, urban ghetto life, city life, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Dynamite Chicken (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: “A contemporary probe and commentary of the mores and maladies of our age… With shtick, bits, pieces, girls, some hamburger, a little hair, a lady, some fellas, some religious stuff, and a lot of other things” boasts the films opening titles. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: parody, media satire, artists and showbiz, society, fast food, hamburger, pornography, male nudity, musical number, photograph, celebrity, social satire ...
Time: 60s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
 2K
Screwballs (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Welcome to T & A High, where the entire student body including campus virgin Purity Busch, chronic masturbator Melvin Jerkovski, repressed Principal Stuckoff and blonde bombshell Bootsie Goodhead all must rise to the challenges of freshman ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, psychotronic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, sex, college, coming of age, best friends, teenager, suburbs, buddies, prank, looking for sex, sexual relations, teenage love ...
Time: 80s, year 1965, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 12K
A Dirty Shame (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sylvia Stickles runs a convenience store with her husband and mother-in-law. One day, Sylvia is hit on the head and transforms from an uptight prude to a sex-crazed lunatic. As she goes on a rampage through town, Sylvia attracts the attention of Ray ...
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nymphomaniac, dancer, sexual fantasy, prostitute, sex addict, perversion, sexual perversion, couple relations, small town, addiction, parents and children, group sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: baltimore, usa, maryland, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Fakin' Da Funk (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Chinese kid Julian, who was adopted by the black family of Joe and Annabelle Lee and Asian exchange student May-Ling, who is housed with a black family, are trying to adapt to their mostly black neighbourhood of South Central.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: interracial relations, urban ghetto, hip hop, culture clash, physical appearance, society, youth, family relations, babies and infants, friendship, parents and children, adoption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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