Movies like A Garden of Cucumbers

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A Garden of Cucumbers (1967)
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A Garden of Cucumbers (1967)
Original name: Fitzwilly
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Miss Vicki's father dies, she becomes the world's greatest philanthropist. Unfortunately, she is flat broke! Her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, leads the household staff to rob from various businesses by charging goods to various wealthy people and misdirecting the shipments, all to keep Miss Vicki's standard of living.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: rich, butler, secretary, philanthropist, crimes, heist, gang, romance, crime, love and romance, store, society, couples, charity, dishonesty, curses spells and rituals, criminal heroes, disorder, nothing goes right, golden years, master and servant, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, down on your luck, power relations ...
Time: 30s, 60s, 1930s
Place: new york, philadelphia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about romance, couples, love and romance, disorder, dishonesty, nothing goes right and crimes mostly in Comedy, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like A Garden of Cucumbers: The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973), Hi-Life (1998), Piccadilly Jim (2004), Love Is a Ball (1963), A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A computer programmer decides to become a thief. And when he starts making waves an insurance investigator hounds him. He also meets a woman who becomes his accomplice.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: heist, chess, partners, chase, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, disorder, programmer ...
Time: 70s
Place: houston texas
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95%
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 588
Hi-Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jimmy needs $900 to clear a gambling debt but a series of lies leads to Ray trying to raise the cash from friend's who owe him money.
Style: humorous, clever, talky, semi serious, realistic
Plot: bar, pregnancy, actor, debt, christmas, couples, unemployment, cons and scams, down on your luck, treasure hunt, twentysomething life, bookies ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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89%
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Piccadilly Jim (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Isle Of Man, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, an American with a scandalous reputation on both sides of the Atlantic must do an about-face in order to win back the woman of his dreams.
Style: captivating, social, ironic, romantic, tragicomedy ...
Plot: fall in love, family relations, society, power relations, dishonesty, hidden identity, disorder, couples, romance, love and romance, snobbism, parents and children ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: usa, england, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.1
 463
Love Is a Ball (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Etienne makes a good living out of marrying off poor but titled young men to rich but untitled young ladies. Millicent is now in his sights on the Riviera, and Grand Duke Gaspar is the bait. But what if Millicent starts to fancy planted chauffeur ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night
Plot: poor, rich and poor, fall in love, social differences, eligible bachelor, couples, power relations, disorder, master and servant, unlikely couple, society, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: french riviera, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. Garet, the real arsonist, is apalled that someone else would try ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, farce, disorder, silly humor, hidden identity, love and romance, infidelity, unlikely criminals, tragic hero, dishonesty, tragic love, social differences ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Life Without Dick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: By accident, Colleen Gibson shoots and kills her gold-digging cheating boyfriend, Dick, a private eye who happens to have a hitman on his tail. Danny the hitman works for his brother-in-law, a cheerful but nasty Irish mobster, hasn't actually ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, light ...
Plot: romance, musician's life, couples, disorder, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, love and romance, criminal heroes, dishonesty, private detective, hitman, mob boss ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 925
R.T.T. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Florence, his companion of five years, shocks him with the news that she's leaving him, moving to Miami and marrying another man, Arthur loses it. He follows Florence to all the way to Florida with plans to stop the wedding, which is set ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Plot: adventure, disorder, cons and scams, crimes, chases and races, escapades, romance, couple relations, nothing goes right, smuggling, odd couple, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, europe, france, usa, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Too Beautiful to Lie (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A professional lady con makes herself the pharmacist's fiancée overnight, and faces a disastrous blemish in her impeccable con-woman career.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: wedding, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, couples, lie, pig, love, police, father son relationship, daughter in law ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Two If by Sea (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank O'Brien, a petty thief, and his 7-year-long girlfriend Roz want to put an end to their unsteady lifestyle and just do that last job, which involves stealing a valuable painting. Frank takes Roz to an island on the coast of New England, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: thief, painting, island, heist, romance, crimes, crime, partners, disorder, cons and scams, couple relations, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Paperback Romance (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sophie, a writer of racy romance novels, is working on one of her stories in the library, when Eddie overhears her. Sophie, embarrassed by her paralyzed leg from childhood polio, spurns his advances, but when Sophie breaks her leg, she has the ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: library, polio, crutch, bittersweet, heist, fall in love, down on your luck, love triangle, cons and scams, disorder, paralysis, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
How to Go Out on a Date in Queens (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A self-proclaimed dating expert tries to get his best friend, who lost his wife two years earlier, back into the dating scene, with disastrous results.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gambling, restaurant, bookies, looking for love, romance, couples, fall in love, unlikely couple, crimes, womanizer, disorder, dating ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 308
Be My Baby (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After dating several cheating husbands who pretended to be single, Rylee devises a scheme for revenge. She gets a married man drunk, convinces him that they slept together, then shows up a year later with a baby and demands money. Her blackmail plan ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, battle of the sexes, manipulation, family relations, disorder, vengeance, looking for love, farce, couples, love and romance, gender, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 7K
Good Advice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An investment banker loses everything and must discover what's important in life.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: stock broker, mistaken identity, romance, couples, disorder, fall in love, journalism, dishonesty, overnight success, impersonating, encounter, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 475
Love and Mary (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mary is a sophisticated pastry chef who's struggling to keep the doors of her bakery open. Facing eviction, she decides to return back home with her fiancé, Brent, to collect a sizable engagement gift from her eccentric Texan family. But, when ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, twins, bakery, romance, couples, comedy of errors, cons and scams, hidden identity, disorder, eviction, store, chef ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Seems Like Old Times (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, romance, couple relations, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, on the run, unlikely criminals, love and romance, disorder, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
See Jane Date (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jane Grant has just received an invitation to her younger cousin's wedding, and it's engraved with two of the most dreaded words a perpetually available sing can encounter: "plus guest." Come wedding day, Jane had better deliver. ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: looking for love, romance, best friends, wooing, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, singleness, uninhibited rivalry, high school, wedding, thirtysomething life
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Just Tell Me What You Want (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A television producer woman tries to let down her overbearing boyfriend who is her boss. She wants to marry with a young writer.
Style: feel good, clever, witty, humorous, silent film ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), boss and employee, showbiz, alcohol abuse, love affair, infidelity, workplace, romance, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
 305
Bank Robber (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After robbing a bank, the robber hides out from the police in a seedy hotel where he is forced to bribe various tennants for protection as well as their silence which becomes more difficult as greed takes over and the people demand more exuberant ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, dark humor ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hotel, disorder, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, romance, heist, bank robber, blackmail, money, friendship, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Disorderly Orderly (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Disorderly Orderly is a 1964 American comedy film released by Paramount Pictures, and starring Jerry Lewis. The film was produced by Paul Jones with a screenplay by director Frank Tashlin, based on a story by Norm Liebermann and Ed Haas.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, gag humor
Plot: hospital, romance, workplace, golden years, love and romance, odd couple, unlikely criminals, goofy hero, elderly, misfit, nothing goes right, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Maid (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Maid is a 1991 film in which Anthony Wayne (Martin Sheen) goes to Paris for a new job and has a 30 day period before he starts work to get settled.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: bank, family relations, nanny, mistaken identity, secret identity, love, maid, disorder, wall street, couples, power relations, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, on the road, couples, disorder, crumbling marriage, romance, taxi, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 370
Nervous Ticks (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedy about a man (Bill Pullman), who is on the run after his mistress (Julie Brown) confesses to her husband (Peter Boyle) that the two of them have been having an affair.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: farce, infidelity, mistress, real time, down on your luck, profanity, couples, strong sexual content, disorder, airport, chaos and mayhem, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 8K
Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, cruise ship, romance, cons and scams, gambling, partners, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, fall in love, solar eclipse, cruise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Anja & Viktor (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Highschool sweethearts Anja and Viktor find themselves in a lesser state of love when Anja graduates and gets a job in the city.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: youth, teenage life, nothing goes right, love and romance, romance, couple relations, couples, disorder, urban, apartment building, ex boyfriend, high school sweetheart ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Loosies (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young pickpocket in the New York subways, living a fast, free, lifestyle is confronted by a woman whom he had a one night affair with, she informs him that she is now pregnant with his child, he must now choose between continuing the lifestyle he ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: romance, law enforcement, unlikely couple, disorder, introspection, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, on the run, couples, life turned upside down, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 963
Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, hidden identity, filmmaking, couples, romance, love and romance, frame up, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, disorder, actor's life, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A bawdy story of how a poor damsel surrenders her virtue again and again to get to the top of society.
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic
Plot: deportation, prostitute, infidelity, love triangle, couples, power relations, rich and poor, social differences, love and romance, romance, intrigue, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: belgium, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Who's Minding the Mint? (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bumbling government employee accidentally destroys a small fortune and decides to break into the US Mint to replace it, but before long everyone wants a slice of the action - and the money.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: safecracker, heist, criminal heroes, forgery, unlikely criminals, misfit, romance, workplace, crime gone awry, friends, crimes, buddies ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Two Much (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young gallerist is in love with two sisters at the same time. In order to solve the problem he decides to invent his own twin-brother.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: twins, love triangle, switching roles, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, wooing, nothing goes right, hidden identity, screwball, adaptation, art, greed ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Hollywood Sign (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hollywood, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, dishonesty, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, disorder, heist, cons and scams, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%