Movies like Chicago, Chicago

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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: prostitute, newspaper, youth, society, redemption, social relations, innocence lost, farce, political corruption, state affairs, fight, police officer, train, female nudity, blonde, male nudity, dream, theft, brothel, city, communist, robbery, funeral, nudity (full frontal - brief), starvation ...
Time: 1910s
Place: chicago illinois, 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 nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, society, prostitute, couples, disorder and love and romance mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Chicago, Chicago: A Good Man in Africa (1994), Doctor Detroit (1983), Mulletville (2002), Who Shot Patakango? (1989), Hamburger: The Motion Picture (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, captivating, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: political corruption, golf, politics, disorder, revolution, couples, infidelity, cons and scams, down on your luck, culture clash, rebelliousness, political intrigue ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, london
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Doctor Detroit (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A shy but gentle man named Clifford Skridlow is a professor of comparative literature at the financially-strapped fictional Monroe College in Chicago. A chance encounter with four beautiful women at a restaurant changes his life forever.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: prostitute, college professor, pimp, gangsters, hidden identity, nothing goes right, crimes, switching roles, lifestyle, odd couple, sexual content, silly humor ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, detroit, usa
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: filmmaking, buddies, starting over, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, redemption, vengeance, small town, social relations, society, elderly lovers, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, washington d.c.
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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: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: school, nudity (full frontal - brief), kids in trouble, friends, urban ghetto, social relations, graphic violence, teenage love, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, college, college life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: new york
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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, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: school, workplace, workplace situations, teachers and students, youth, prostitute, college life, student life, college, university, power relations, satire ...
Time: 80s
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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: sexy, semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, strong female presence, sexual content, filmmaking, showbiz, hollywood, strong sexual content, hopes, follow your dream, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Diary of a Hooker (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Controversial director Paul Verhoeven made his feature-film debut with this Dutch comedy-drama about two prostitutes working in the Amsterdam Red Light district, and the many strange and unusual men they meet through their work. Also known as Diary ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, cynical, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual content, mentally unstable, rise to the top, love and romance, downfall, life is a bitch, couples, power relations, chaos and mayhem, infidelity, sexual relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: amsterdam, holland
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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: humorous, suspense, absurd, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: dictator, un, dark humor, satire, culture clash, farce, megalomaniac, society, head of state, fish out of water, nuclear, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1973, 20th century ...
Place: usa, new york, asia, israel, north africa ...
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Stars and Bars (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henderson Dores (Daniel Day Lewis), a New York based art dealer from England, travels to Georgia to persuade patriarch, Harry Dean Stanton, to sell a Monet previously thought lost.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, cerebral ...
Plot: fish out of water, adventure, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, on the road, down on your luck, family relations, disorder, love and romance, forgery, romance, track down ...
Time: 18th century, 80s
Place: new york, georgia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: sexy, realistic, not serious, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, nudity (full frontal - brief), power relations, boarding school, friends, social relations, couples, lifestyle, youth, loss of virginity, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, realistic, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Getting It On (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Comedy about a voyeur teenager.
Style: sexy, teen sex comedy, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, prostitute, high school, voyeurism, voyeur, friends, couples, partners, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
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Without Men (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The women of a remote Latin American town are forced to pick up the pieces and remake their world when all the town's men are forcibly recruited by communist guerrillas.
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, sexy, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, fall in love, society, love and romance, social relations, couples, feminism, strong female presence, clergy, village, village life, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of high school kids enjoy many adventures throughout their formative tenth grade year.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, light, teen comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, escapades, youth, friends, disorder, social relations, high school, nudity (full frontal - brief), high school life, teenager
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Time: 1940s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jack and his buddy Ben check in at a posh Florida resort, planning to spend every hour in hot pursuit of gorgeous babes. But their plans hit a major detour when they try to bed the wife of a conniving jewel thief. They'll have to outsmart him, ...
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Country: USA
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Time: 80s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stagehand at a nightclub falls for one of the performers. He wins her heart after taking lessons on suavity from a gigolo "count".
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington (1977)
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fresh-faced young Michael Rimmer worms his way into an opinion poll company and is soon running the place. He uses this as a springboard to get into politics and in the mini-skirted flared-trousered world of 1970 Britain starts to rise through the ...
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Place: england
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Linda Lovelace for President (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, humorous, sexual ...
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Time: 70s
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, realistic, sexy, humorous, teen sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: social relations, contests and competitions, save the day, gender, workplace, nudity (full frontal - brief), small town life, small town, dancing, nightclub, fight, female nudity ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
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Country: USA
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Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: erotic, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A nerd gains the friendship of two of his frat brothers when his dad offers them his condo for the week in Palm Springs, and also offers the fraternity a hot tub and jacuzzi if they can help his son find a girl. They meet two guys from a rival ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A farce, Hoskins plays a photographer who specializes in religious pictures who searches for a model for Jesus. He does a favor for a friend and finds himself doing a voice track for a porno movie with Natasha Richardson. Hoskins finds his model for ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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LolliLove (2004)
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Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
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