Movies like Soggy Bottom, U.S.A.

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Soggy Bottom, U.S.A. (1981)
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Soggy Bottom, U.S.A. (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small Southern town, the local sheriff tries to keep everything peaceful and under control.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: small town, americana, sheriff, moonshine, graphic violence, alcohol abuse, society, small town life, lifestyle, disorder, nothing goes right, social relations, police, water, boat, on the run, marriage, swamp, redneck, law enforcement, southerner, affection
Time: 30s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: usa, southern usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about small town, small town life, society, disorder, social relations, americana and lifestyle mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Soggy Bottom, U.S.A.: Taking Chances (2009), Cold Turkey (1971), The Living Wake (2007), Funny Farm (1988), Pretty Bird (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Taking Chances (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When he discovers that an Indian casino is about to be built over the town's historic battlefield, Chase Revere, the self-appointed protector of a small town's rather meager place in American history, joins forces with sexy but dangerous ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, fall in love, love and romance, partners, couples, small town life, unlikely partners, romance, small town, hopes, unlikely couple, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 2K
Cold Turkey (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Reverend Brooks leads the town in a contest to stop smoking for a month, But some tobacco executives don't want them to win, and try everything they can to make them smoke. If townspeople don't go nuts, from wanting a cigarette, or kill ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: small town, satire, cigarette smoking, social relations, americana, small town life, media satire, farce, disorder, silly humor, lifestyle, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Living Wake (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: “The Living Wake” is a dark comedy set in a timeless storybook universe. Self-proclaimed artist and genius, K. Roth Binew, has one day to live. He has enlisted his best and only friend, Mills Joquin, to take him around on a bicycle powered ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: odd couple, nothing goes right, partners, lifestyle, friends, misfit partners, buddies, social relations, artists and showbiz, last wish, small town life, one last chance ...
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68%
 6.2
 19K
Funny Farm (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chevy Chase stars as Andy Farmer, a sportswriter who moves with his schoolteacher wife Elizabeth (Madolyn Smith) to the country in order to write a novel in relative seclusion. Of course, seclusion is the last thing the Farmers find in the small, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, fish out of water, farce, city country contrast, chase, couples, social relations, nothing goes right, starting over, writer's life, lifestyle, yuppie ...
Time: 80s
Place: vermont, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Pretty Bird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of ...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: friendship, americana, disorder, partners, unemployment, friends, buddies, desire for fame, ambition, unfulfillment, nasa, experimenting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 342
Drive-In (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of teenagers at a drive-in theatre in Texas one weekend night.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: teenager, nothing goes right, friends, disorder, coming of age, youth, teenage life, kidnapping, americana, small town life, heist, small town ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
3 Days of Normal (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 3 Days of Normal follows the story of straight-laced deputy Bill Morgan who is quite content literally living within the quaint boundaries of Washington, New Hampshire. Bill’s stable and rather uneventful life is thrown for a loop when he finds ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, romance, self discovery, fall in love, small town sheriff, hopes, social relations, small town life, love and romance, actress, journalist, drunkenness
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new hampshire, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.1
 414
Feed the Fish (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Follows the journey of Joe Peterson, a burned out children's book writer who's approaching a midlife crisis.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: disorder, writer's life, fish out of water, midlife crisis, fall in love, parents and children, friendship, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, misfit, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Postmark Paradise (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Dirty Shame is the only bar in the small town of Paradise, Michigan. A burnt out, chain-smoking fortyish bar maid is the only waitress at The Dirty Shame. A group of local red necks conspiring to bring a mail order bride to their Midwest town ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, starting over, society, culture clash, couple relations, couples, romance, love and romance, immigrants, husband wife relationship, mail order bride ...
Time: 90s
Place: ukraine, michigan, usa, kiev ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Grass Harp (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Truman Capote, this often-witty coming-of-age drama looks at a young man growing up with an unusual family in the Deep South in the 1940s.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, offbeat ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, americana, dysfunctional family, small town, maid, couple relations, siblings relations, fall in love, parents and children, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1940s
Place: southern usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 1K
LolliLove (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: A hip, misguided Southern California couple decide to make a difference in the lives of the homeless by giving them lollipops with a cheery slogan on the wrapper.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: social differences, rich and poor, society, nothing goes right, social relations, charity, homelessness, satire, female director, homeless
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Government Woman (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Xate is an ordinary woman from Midyat with eight children in tow. The only thing that sets her apart is her husband's job as Mayor of Midyat. Until, that is, an extraordinary day changes her life - and the lives of everyone else in Midyat. For ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: family life, mayor, life turned upside down, parents and children, disorder, politics, state affairs, small town, small town life, social relations, society, family relations ...
Time: 20th century
Place: turkey, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Good Intentions (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Meet Etta Milford. Loving Wife. Doting Mother. Armed Robber. Etta's husband constantly blows their money on make-shift inventions. When she decides to secretly take "investment" matters into her own hands - things quickly go awry! ...
Style: uplifting, not serious, feel good, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: crime gone awry, couples, couple relations, hidden identity, small town, eccentric family, small town life, disorder, parents and children, family life, lifestyle, feminism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Return to Green Acres (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tv movie that reunites most the show's cast members. The Douglases move back to New York. But when Haney tries to get everyone's property so that a developer can build on them, the residents go to New York to get Douglas to help them. But ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: farm, social relations, couples, disorder, save the day, small town, cons and scams, small town life, countryside
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 2K
Smile (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: It's time again for California's "Young American Miss" beauty pageant, the biggest event of the year for Big Bob Freelander and Brenda DiCarlo, who give their all to put on a successful pageant. But Brenda is having marital ...
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, beauty pageant, choreographer, mischievous children, youth, teenage life, social differences, suburban life, introspection, small town life, parents and children, small town ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Tortilla Heaven (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isidor's Tortilla Heaven is the best restaurant in New Mexico maybe even the world. But though his tortillas are scrumptious, his enchiladas divine, Isidor has never made a dime. Why? He lives in Falfurrias, population 73. One Sunday, while all ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, miraculous event, cooking and food, life turned upside down, hopes, small town, religions or cults, overnight success, jesus christ, jesus, social relations, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Miss Firecracker (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A girl from Yazoo City, Mississippi pins all her hopes on winning the local beauty pageant.
Style: witty, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, underdog, beauty pageant, contests and competitions, love and romance, human nature, family life, family problems, couples, youth, looking for love ...
Time: 80s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, southern usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 515
Sherman's Way (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eccentric Olympic has-been who prefers leisure to work, finds himself stuck with a rigid pre-law Yale student with no time for wasting time. Between skinny-dipping and stealing cars, this odd-couple learn from each other that balance is the key ...
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: disorder, couples, friends, unlikely couple, youth, nothing goes right, odd couple, lifestyle, eccentric family, introspection, small town, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 3.7
 3K
The Cookout (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Todd Anderson signs a $30 million deal with his hometown team, the New Jersey Nets, he knows that his life is set for a big change. To keep things real, he decides to throw a barbeque at his place -- just like the ones his family used to have. ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: rise to the top, social differences, family gatherings, ambition, disorder, social relations, family life, chaos and mayhem, parents and children, family relations, society, sport team ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 295
The Love Guide (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A comedy about a woman who saves her chicken farm and her family by agreeing to be the subject of a "reality show" with a celebrity Hollywood weight loss expert. Both women change and discover the true meaning of success (Imdb.com)
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: lifestyle, farm, reality tv, manipulation, life turned upside down, manipulations, tv show, family problems, disorder, couples, family in crisis, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
And the Winner Is... (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Comedy - The hypocrisy lurking behind politics and small-town life is revealed in this sharp, hilarious satire that finds Centerville shaking up its mayoral election by forcing the candidates to participate in an "Election Pageant." Seven ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: politics, satire, americana, ambition, rise to the top, gender bending, social decay, social differences, campaign, transvestism, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Out on a Limb (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While heading to the town where his sister, Marci, lives, big-city banker Bill Campbell is robbed by a woman who takes everything he has, including his clothes and a business document worth millions of dollars. Bill eventually reunites with Marci, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: small town, murder, beer, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), disorder, screwball, social relations, family relations, switching roles, missing person, twins ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Evening Shade (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Evening Shade is an American sitcom television series that aired on CBS from 1990 to 1994. The series stars Burt Reynolds as Wood Newton, an ex-professional football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who returns to rural Evening Shade, Arkansas to ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: small town, high school, mathematics, feminism, family relations, sport team, friends, social relations, lifestyle, americana, ambition, underdog ...
Time: 80s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 253
Route 30 (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: 3 interconnecting stories set along the Lincoln Highway in South Central Pennsylvania.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Plot: farm, urban legend, introspection, small town, society, amish, adventure, writers, friendship, moving, rivalry, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 1K
Mr. North (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mr. North, a stranger to a small, but wealthy, Rhode Island town, quickly has rumors started about him that he has the power to heal people's ailments...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: witch doctor, small town life, small town, social differences, society, supernatural ability, social relations, healing power, courtroom, tutor, high society, fireworks
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 940
Hollidaysburg (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home for Thanksgiving break after their first semester at college, five friends discover just how much things change (and don't) after high school.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, friends, reunion, homecoming, society, college, small town life, small town, female director, thanksgiving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 314
Sticky Fingers (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two dippy roommates, struggling musicians Lolly and Hattie are asked by a drug-dealing friend-of-a-friend Diane to baby-sit a bag containing nearly a million dollars while she scoots out of town in order to avoid trouble. Once the money is in their ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: on the run, best friends, crime, dishonesty, screwball, disorder, friends, city life, profanity, stash, farce, strong female presence ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Lost in America (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David and Linda Howard are successful yuppies from LA. When he gets a job disappointment, David convinces Linda that they should quit their jobs, liquidate their assets, and emulate the movie Easy Rider, spending the rest of their lives traveling ...
Style: road movie, humorous, witty, talky, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, yuppie, on the road, fired from the job, couples, self discovery, americana, fish out of water, nothing goes right, promotion, disorder, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, new york, arizona, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 346
Puckoon (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Spike Milligan's book about the divided Irish village of Puckoon comes to the big screen.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat, suspense ...
Plot: comedy of errors, life turned upside down, satire, disorder, social relations, politics, society, cons and scams, political unrest, village life, village, border ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Sins of a Nearly Decent Girl (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A very enthusiastic girl kills her boyfriend, a carabinieri, after a long love session. She will suffer during the rest of the film to hide the body.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, dark humor
Plot: society, disorder, family problems, family relations, indoor, parents and children, eccentric family, siblings relations, small town, family in crisis, nothing goes right, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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