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Dollybirds (1997)
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Dollybirds (1997)
Original name: Csinibaba
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The movie is set in the actual "Ki Mit Tud?" talent contest in 1962. In reality the contest in dance music category was won by an army brass band. "Omega" which later became one of the most successful Hungarian rock bands came out in the second place.
Style: cult film
Plot: socialism, love, dancing, espionage, parody, police, youth, friendship, rock, blonde, subway, striptease, girlfriend, swing, summer, pioneer, meaning of life, singing, wrestler, jazz, jealousy, policewoman, alcohol abuse, radio, friendship between men ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada, budapest, hungary, budapest hungary

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Most similar movies to Dollybirds

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, semi serious, humorous and realistic films with plots about singing, dancing, singer, love and romance, song, romance and couples mostly in Romance, Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like Dollybirds: Love's Labour's Lost (2000), Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018), Follow That Dream (1962), Beach Party (1963), Frankie and Johnny (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Love's Labour's Lost (2000)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Musical
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. Love's Labour's Lost tells the story of four best friends who swear off love. The King of Navarre and his three companions ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, best friends, couple relations, fall in love, disorder, couples, love and romance, military, male female relationship, pianist, father daughter relationship, passion ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1939
Place: france, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Five years after meeting her three fathers, Sophie Sheridan prepares to open her mother’s hotel. In 1979, young Donna Sheridan meets the men who each could be Sophie’s biological father.
Style: feel good, sincere, sentimental, scenic, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, singing, female friendship, friendship, boyfriend, dancing, sailboat, greek island, pregnant woman, reunion, blonde, holiday ...
Time: year 1979, contemporary, 70s
Place: greece, oxford university, mediterranean sea, paris france, stockholm sweden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Follow That Dream (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When the Kwimper family car runs out of gas on a new Florida highway and an officous state supervisor tries to run them off, Pop Kwimper digs in his heels and decides to do a little homesteading. He and his son Toby and their "adopted" ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, cult film ...
Plot: surfing, gangsters, twins, orphan, casino, gambling, performer's life, rise to the top, music, criminal heroes, society, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.8
 2K
Beach Party (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Anthropology Professor Robert Orwell Sutwell and his secretary Marianne are studying the sex habits of teenagers. The surfing teens led by Frankie and Dee Dee don't have much sex but they sing, battle the motorcycle rats and mice led by Eric ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: beach, anthropologist, romance, culture clash, music, couples, friends, silly humor, looking for sex, innocence lost, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Frankie and Johnny (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elvis plays Johnny, a riverboat entertainer with a big gambling problem. Donna Douglas plays Johnny's girl, Frankie. A fortune teller tells Johnny how he can change his luck. Enter a new lady luck played by Nancy Kovack and the cat fight begins.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gambling, love triangle, romance, rock, down on your luck, fall in love, showbiz, oldies, couples, opposites attract, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, mississippi river, mississippi, new york, louisiana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
From Justin to Kelly (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A lonely, sexually repressed man. A depressed woman. A summer camp. On this fateful night, they will meet... and their hearts will become one.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sexy, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, beach, lifestyle, best friends, dancing, youth, vacation, music, relationships, teenage love, looking for love, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida, pennsylvania, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Cockles and Muscles (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Crustaces et Coquillages is a fresh French comedy film with numerous surprise turnarounds and about the tolerance of a family of four. The family spend an idealistic summer vacation together where each of the family members gets involved in a new or ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, absurd ...
Plot: infidelity, erotica, family relations, summer, friendship, holiday, love and romance, disorder, couples, love affair, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, cote d'azur, portugal, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
It Happened at the World's Fair (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Mike and Danny fly a cropduster, but because of Danny's gambling debts, a local sheriff takes custody of it. Trying to earn money, they hitch-hike to the World's Fair in Seattle. While Danny tries to earn money playing poker, Mike takes ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: gambling, fall in love, love and romance, best friends, chase, adventurer, buddies, rock, fish out of water, wooing, oldies, starting over ...
Time: 60s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the fourth of the highly successful Frankie and Annette beach party movies, a motorcycle gang led by Eric Von Zipper kidnaps singing star Sugar Kane managed by Bullets, who hires sky-diving surfers Steve and Bonnie from Big Drop for a publicity ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: mermaid, romance, rock, love triangle, youth, nothing goes right, young lovers, lifestyle, buddies, dishonesty, love and romance, infidelity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.3
 187
Laughing Dolls (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meliton Beltadze only son Reziko opera singer, has neither the talent nor the desire, but for the sake of the mother's grandmother and studied at the Conservatoire. Reziko first test of the household could not steal a father and son reveals. ...
Plot: doll, show, love, ambition, housewife, mother in law, toast, composer, grandmother, guitar, house, factory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.1
 387
Pirates (1999)
Genre: Musical, Romance, Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A pirate radio, the girl next door, and a test of friendship.
Plot: radio broadcasting, best friend, friendship, youth, radio dj, rock music, romantic rivalry, twenty something
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Liberty's Secret: The 100% All-American Musical (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The daughter of a preacher becomes the centerpiece for a conservative political campaign but finds herself falling in love with a woman.
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian, politics, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lgbt, satire, dancing, dance, jazz, tv host, republican ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.6
 118K
Hairspray (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Pleasantly plump teenager, Tracy Turnblad and her best friend, Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show – and Tracy wins. But when scheming Amber Von Tussle and her mother plot to destroy Tracy, it turns to chaos.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, thought provoking, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: artists and showbiz, teenage love, dream come true, dancing, follow your dream, dance, underdog, romance, dream, friendship, racism, overweight ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: baltimore, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mutual Friends (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Surprise parties rarely go well. This one is no different, as a group of 30-somethings head through life, love and a day in New York City.
Plot: cell phone, voyeurism, following someone, kiss, birthday party, subway, scantily clad female, central park manhattan new york city, ninja, sex, betrayal, adultery ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Millie Dillmount, a fearless young lady fresh from Salina, Kansas, determined to experience Life, sets out to see the world in the rip-roaring Twenties. With high spirits and wearing one of those new high hemlines, she arrives in New York to test ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: hotel, stenographer, pursuit, flapper, farce, show tunes, silly humor, workplace romance, boss and employee, opposites attract, love and romance, amateur detective ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Madly in Love (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Switzerland
Story: A young man from Sri Lanka, living in Switzerland, loves a Swiss woman, whom he met at the Restaurant he works at. But his parents have already set the engagement with a Tamil woman.
Plot: female director, love at first sight, fast food restaurant, mountain, tamil, male female relationship, goalkeeper, transvestite, coach, earring, satire, dancing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Romance & Cigarettes (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Down-and-dirty musical love story set in the world of the working class. Nick is an ironworker who builds and repairs bridges. He's married to Kitty, a dressmaker, a strong and gentle woman with whom he has three daughters. He is carrying on a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, redemption, couple relations, love affair, working class, romance, midlife crisis, sexual intercourse, husband wife relationship, love and romance, murder, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Stay Away, Joe (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Joe Lightcloud persuades his Congressman to give him 20 heifers and a prize bull so he and his father, Charlie, can prove that the Navajos can successfully raise cattle on the reservation. If their experiment is successful, then the government will ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Plot: countryside, rivalry, buddies, ambition, friends, rock, blues, homecoming, wilderness, against the odds, contests and competitions, spur ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Apollo Goes on Holiday (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Greece, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Prince Jan is spying on beautiful tour guide Elena from his helicopter while touring Greece. He escapes from his entourage and joins the girl's group, posing as a humble visitor. The two fall in love, but Prince Jan, knowing that he has duties ...
Plot: song, secret identity, greek island, dancer, tourist, bus, helicopter, hellenic, athenian, dancing, sea, love ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, hellas, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Billy Rose's Jumbo (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The daughter of a circus owner fights to save her father from a takeover spearheaded by the man she loves.
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Plot: gambling, circus, elephant, lifestyle, fighting the system, love and romance, wiretap, friends, disorder, follow your dream, ambition, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Spinout (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Band singer/race driver Mike McCoy must choose between marrying a beautiful rich girl and driving her father's car in a prestigious race.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: date night
Plot: heiress, racecar driver, rock band, rich girl, rising to stardom, ambition, leadership, chase, artists and showbiz, buddies, rock, eccentric family ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 541
Enter Laughing (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: David Kolowitz, a nice young man living with his parents in New York City in 1938, works at a machine repair shop. His parents want David to study to become a pharmacist. But what he really wants is to be an actor like his idol, Ronald Colman. One ...
Plot: aspiring actor, father daughter relationship, pride, seduction, tuxedo, knocking on a door, drink, church, food, scholarship, rehearsal, lie ...
Time: year 1938
Place: new york, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 824
The Bait (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Α crook turns a cabaret girl into a fine lady to use her as bait for his victims.
Plot: poker, nightclub, dancer, trio, cheating at cards, sea, rescue from drowning, money, con men, belly dancing, con artists, dance number ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Kissin' Cousins (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An Army officer returns to the Smoky Mountains tries to convince his kinfolk to allow the Army to build a missile site on their land. Once he gets there, he discovers he has a lookalike cousin.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: soldier, friends, disorder, culture clash, love triangle, eccentric family, family business, romance, twins, hidden identity, nothing goes right, buddies ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Truffaldino from Bergamo (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A funny musical comedy based on the famous theater play "Servant of Two Masters" by Carlo Goldoni.
Style: sincere, captivating, feel good, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: servant, love, dual identity, gender disguise, heroes, uncover truth, couples, family relations, singing, farce, faked death, false name ...
Time: 18th century
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Bride from the North (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Popular musical comedy satirising Russian-Armenian relations, featuring Arno Babadzhanyan's hits. Artak has served his military service in the Russian countryside where he meets Valya. But Valya's mother refuses to send her only daughter ...
Plot: satire, kidnapping, political satire, politics, kiss, family relations, fiancee, fall in love, armenian, falling in love, village, singing ...
Place: armenia, caucasus, russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Love Is Eternal While It Lasts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Gilberto, 50enne, si fa coinvolgere in una cosiddetta speed-date, una gara in cui i protagonisti devono trovare un partner in 3 minuti. Arrestato, deve confessare tutto in presenza della moglie che lo sbatte fuori di casa. Rifugiatosi da amici ...
Plot: love, husband wife relationship, jealousy, family relations, doctor, divorce, female nudity, speed dating, son, internet, police, sex
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Made in Hungaria (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Miklós Fenyö's parents returned to Communist Hungary in the mid sixties - when everyone else was fleeing to the West. Miki's old friends don't know what to make of his outrageous clothes, flawless American accent and collection of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, touching, feel good ...
Plot: rising to stardom, music band, artists and showbiz, rock, family relations, music, youth, desire for fame, misfit, rise and fall, rebelliousness, introspection ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: hungary, europe, budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, newlyweds, honeymoon, womanizer, opposites attract, apartment, conservative, romance, love, battle of the sexes, bohemian life, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Not on the Lips (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A musical drawing room farce set in Paris in October, 1925. Gilberte, in middle-age, flirts with men but loves her husband Georges, wishing he were more demonstrative. He's negotiating a deal with an American, Eric Thomson, who turns out to be ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, infidelity, disorder, uncover truth, love triangle, couple relations, romance, dishonesty, ambition, love and romance, opposites attract, lifestyle ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: paris france, japan, france, europe, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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