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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, falling off a bridge, pants falling down, pretending to be dead, communist, funeral procession, watermelon, presumed dead, blond, protest, archival footage, gallows, newspaper reporter, newspaper office, city, male underwear, hanging ...
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 offbeat films with plots about female nudity, society, couples, youth, prostitute, love and romance and lifestyle mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Chicago, Chicago: The Pool Boys (2009), Who Shot Patakango? (1989), Nickelodeon (1976), Hamburger: The Motion Picture (1986), Getting It On (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prostitute, nothing goes right, party, swimming pool, prostitution, intern, illegal prostitution, fish out of water, disorder, celebrity culture, sex addict, mute girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, sexy
Plot: prostitute, hollywood, strong sexual content, showbiz, filmmaking, ambition, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, hopes, lifestyle, swimming pool, wheelchair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, friendship, college, high school, interracial relations, teachers and students, teenage love, urban ghetto, adolescence vs adulthood, college life, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love triangle, celebrity culture, ambition, love and romance, lifestyle, celebrity, hotel, christmas ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical
Plot: school, hamburger, college, college life, youth, student, prostitute, university, teachers and students, student life, workplace situations, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.2
 136
Getting It On (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Comedy about a voyeur teenager.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, voyeur, prostitute, voyeurism, buddies, school, high school life, teenager, teenage life, youth, friends, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.9
 70
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, offbeat, realistic
Plot: small town, filmmaking, elderly lovers, adolescence vs adulthood, school, racism, small town life, countryside, high school, twentysomething life, family life, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, sexy
Plot: prostitution, sexual fantasy, media coverage, sex, american flag, limousine, on the road, prostitute, strong sexual content, legal action, politics, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, offbeat, realistic ...
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 ⇓
62%
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, realistic, captivating, 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 ⇓
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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: humorous, semi serious, 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 ⇓
57%
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, offbeat, realistic, 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 ⇓
56%
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, crumbling marriage, family, dysfunctional family, media satire, suburban life, voyeurism, family life, family problems, family relations, nanny ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 118
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, sexual ...
Plot: college, innocence lost, school, adolescence vs adulthood, college life, romance, love and romance, youth, couples, fall in love, sexual relations, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: blind ambition, on the road, journalism, rise to the top, introspection, boss and employee, love triangle, sexual relations, workplace romance, celebrity culture, workplace situations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bikini Spring Break (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: youth, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, disorder, best friends, teenage life, friends, out of the way, female nudity, breasts, bikini, hurricane ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Hotel (2001)
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Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: While a British film crew are shooting a version of The Duchess of Malfi in Venice, they in turn are being filmed by a sleazy documentary prima donna while the strange staff share meals which consist of human meat. Then there is the hit man, the ...
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.1
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A Dirty Shame (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Everybody Wants Some!! (2016)
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Country: USA
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Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, humorous, reflective ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Linda Lovelace for President (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
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Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized, sexy
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.8
 2K
Screwballs (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, psychotronic
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.5
 167
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 241K
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, not serious, biting, realistic, offbeat ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1973, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, israel, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.9
 382
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, strong sexual content, farce, youth, boarding school, sexual relations, teachers and students, boarding school life, high school life, couples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 200
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, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: tv show, media, teenager, station, activism, anarchy, preacher, minister, society, clergy, fighting the system, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Compassionate Sex (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Dolores is a mature and kind woman whose husband abandons her because he can't stand her uncanny generosity. Desperate to get her husband back, she devotes her life to works of charity, which is to go to bed with the other men of the town. ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sexual, sentimental
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Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%