Movies like Savages 1972

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Savages (1972)
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Savages (1972)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A tribe of primitive "mudpeople" encounter a croquet ball, rolling through their forest. Following it, they find themselves on a vast, deserted Long Island estate. Entering, they begin to become civilized and assume the stereotypical roles and dress of people at a weekend party. There follows an allegory of upper-class behavior. At last, they begin to devolve toward their original status, and after a battle at croquet, they disappear into the woods.
Style: humorous, clever, biting, suspense, realistic, cynical, witty, semi serious, psychotronic, offbeat
Plot: forest, satire, estate, culture clash, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, social differences, society, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, sex, dog, lesbian, time travel, party, money, german, food, death, female nudity, art, politics, suicide, male female relationship, swing ...
Time: 1930s, stone age, 30s
Place: new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, witty, realistic and biting films with plots about satire, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, culture clash, pornography and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Savages: Stella Street (2004), Cut'n It Up: Dallas (2009), Watermelon Man (1970), Putney Swope (1969), Destiny to Order (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Stella Street (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Michael Caine, Robert De Niro, Jack Nicholson and Roger Moore all live on a quiet street in Surbiton and Mick Jagger and Keith Richards run their corner shop - who knew?
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Plot: disorder, misfit, fish out of water, satire, lifestyle, tv show, culture clash, showbiz, social decay, friends, paparazzi, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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Cut'n It Up: Dallas (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Seven comedians bring down the house in the second line up of comic stylings from Producer Cecil Chambers series "Cut'N It Up". In this set the city of Dallas is on display as Rodney Perry, Juan Villereal, Joey Wells, Rayzor, Mark ...
Style: humorous, cynical, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: hip hop, artists and showbiz, satire, lifestyle, interracial relations, culture clash, social differences, society, city life, comedian, joke, theater ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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Watermelon Man (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jeff Gerber, an insurance agent, lives in a typical suburban neighborhood. He is also both racist and a fitness freak. But Jeff's bigoted world of taunting and harassing black people on and off the job is turned upside down when his skin ...
Style: disturbing, biting, suspense, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: switching roles, bus, racism, satire, culture clash, injustice, militant, restaurant, nosy, fighting the system, society, doctors and patients ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: england, new jersey
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72%
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Putney Swope (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Swope is the only black man on the executive board of an advertising firm, and is accidentally put in charge after the death of the chairman of the board.
Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, cynical, biting ...
Plot: satire, interracial relations, racism, singer, boss, advertising, business, helicopter, marriage, society, workplace, blind ambition ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, philadelphia
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Destiny to Order (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A writer starts running into the characters he's created in real life. Alberta is his fantasy woman, who starts out as a sexy rock singer. However, when the bad guy in his novel (played by Michael Ironside) gets his hands on the manuscript and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, surprise ending ...
Plot: couples, graphic violence, rock, romance, artists and showbiz, misfit, thunderstorm, fantasy becomes reality, biker, bully, hippie, time warp ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: toronto ontario canada
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63%
How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pressure from his boss and a skin-cream client produces a talking boil on a British adman's neck.
Style: surreal, humorous, talky, enigmatic, cynical ...
Plot: advertising, nervous breakdown, advertising agency, mental illness, introspection, satire, psychiatrist, anxiety, advertising executive, workplace, creativity, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, russia, jerusalem
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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, realistic, biting, cynical, suspense ...
Plot: satire, television, fighting the system, society, clergy, rebellion, media, tv show, parents and children, friends, anarchy, minister ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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62%
Blue in the Face (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Auggie runs a small tobacco shop in Brooklyn, New York. The whole neighborhood comes to visit him to buy cigarettes and have some small talk. During the movie Lou Reed tries to explain why he has to have a cut on his health insurance bill if he ...
Style: talky, witty, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, culture clash, buddies, lifestyle, manners, family relations, friends, couples, social relations, store, human nature, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, new jersey
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59%
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Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: To improve its relations with Muslim countries, the United States government sends comedian Albert Brooks to south Asia to write a report on what makes followers of Islam laugh.
Style: witty, humorous, funny, parody, satirical ...
Plot: islam, culture clash, nothing goes right, politics, society, actor's life, satire, stand up comedian, sarcasm, farce, frame up, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, middle east, asia, pakistan ...
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57%
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Foreplay (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A three-part omnibus centered around sex and its discontents.
Style: biting, cynical, sexy, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, silly humor, couples, dark humor, head of state, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, writer's life, sexual relations, farce, transvestite, teasing ...
Time: 70s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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My New Gun (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Debbie and Gerald's lives drastically change after they get a gun. Their mysterious neighbor, Skippy, becomes an important and transforming figure in their lives.
Style: suspense, realistic, witty, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: suburbs, satire, neighbor, couple relations, society, lifestyle, dishonesty, betrayal, family problems, unsupportive spouse, infidelity, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I Want to Go Home (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joey Wellman, an American cartoonist from Cleveland now largely forgotten at home, visits France with his partner Lena to attend an exhibition in Paris about the comic strip (bande dessinée) which features his work. He also hopes to be reconciled ...
Style: biting, surreal, realistic, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: satire, culture clash, family relations, communication problem, estrangement, disorder, performer's life, society, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, bittersweet, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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54%
Being Michael Madsen (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Actor Michael Madsen turns the tables on notorious paparazzo, Billy Dant, by hiring a trio of documentary filmmakers to chronicle Dant's life, loves, and troubles.
Style: suspense, witty, cynical, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: actor's life, satire, paparazzi, filmmaking, showbiz, private vs public, false accusation, celebrity culture, journalism, society, vengeance, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Ultrachrist! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: What would Jesus do if he returned to Earth and discovered he could no longer relate to the youth of today?
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, satire, destiny, religions or cults, heroes, clergy, society, disorder, vampire, superhero, antichrist, messiah ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Once Upon a Time, Cinema (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Iran
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This film was made in Iran. The protagonist looks almost like Charlie Chaplain. He is given a chance to make films for the emperor. There are many scenes of people running on and off of movie screens, and in and out of old kinetiscope projectors. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty, realistic ...
Plot: filmmaking, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, politics, filmmaker, satire, starlet, cinematographer, couple relations, society, lifestyle, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, turn of the century
Place: iran, tehran iran
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50%
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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, satirical ...
Plot: social differences, social relations, rich and poor, society, nothing goes right, charity, homelessness, satire, homeless, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, strong female presence, youth, contests and competitions, love and romance, lifestyle, mischievous children, society, social differences, self discovery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
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47%
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Adopted (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: For hundreds of years, Africa has existed in a state of despair. Famine, civil wars and rampant disease have left the continent without hope, but for the efforts of Western do-gooders. At first, they arrived with food, bibles and the magic of ...
Style: not serious, suspense, realistic, humorous, biting
Plot: adoption, family relations, disorder, society, lifestyle, culture clash, babies and infants, orphan, misfit, satire, fish out of water, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
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46%
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Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Maher addresses contemporary political, social and cultural topics -- Iraq, President Bush and the so called Axis of Evil. The opinionated Maher said about Victory Begins at Home: "We've heard everything about the War on Terrorism except ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, cynical, parody ...
Plot: adult humor, comedian, politics, society, absurd humor, stand up comedian, topical humor, broadway, joke, actor, political satire, live performance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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45%
Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: In her first-ever HBO solo special, Sarah Silverman takes the stage for an evening of adults-only stand-up comedy. Taped live in front of an intimate audience of 39 fans at Largo, a music and comedy club in Los Angeles, Sarah Silverman: We Are ...
Style: cynical, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: satire, performer's life, silly humor, democrat, republican, society, artists and showbiz, strong female presence, stand up special, farce, sexual humor, sexual joke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Book of Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: The end of the millenium has taken on a certain significance in modern day prophecies. What happens if Jesus Christ has second thoughts about the Apocalypse? It is December 31, 1999 and New Year's Eve takes on new meaning when the Devil, Jesus ...
Style: humorous, futuristic, surreal, enigmatic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, hopes, introspection, society, human nature, moral dilemma, rivalry, legends and myths, destiny, religions or cults, save the world, dark humor ...
Time: contemporary, year 1999, year 2000
Place: new york, usa, jerusalem, empire state building manhattan new york city
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45%
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 ...
Style: cynical, biting, suspense, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: politics, satire, manipulation, society, media, dishonesty, state affairs, rise to the top, head of state, ambition, nudity (full frontal - brief), disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england
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43%
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Ringmaster (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Springer stars as more or less himself, the host of a raunchy, controversial and popular Los Angeles talk show which features everyday people with problems and who frequently vent thrir problems on the air.
Style: sexy, cynical, humorous, satirical, surreal ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A suburban housewife's world falls apart when her pornographer husband admits he's serially unfaithful to her, her daughter gets pregnant, and her son is suspected of being the foot-fetishist who's been breaking local women's ...
Style: humorous, witty, suspense, biting, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Peter and Katherine Witner are Southern California super-yuppies with great jobs but no center to their lives. When they both lose their jobs and begin marital infidelities, their solution is to start their own business together. In order to find ...
Style: cynical, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: satire, dark humor, self discovery, filmmaking, crumbling marriage, society, couple relations, infidelity, breakup, family problems, lifestyle, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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42%
WR: Mysteries of the Organism (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A dense film that cuts up footage of a primary plot of two young Yugoslavian girls, one a politico and the other a sexpot, and an affair with a visiting Russian skater. Mixing metaphors of Russia's relationship with Yugoslavia, intercut with ...
Style: sexy, experimental, suspense, biting, thought provoking ...
Plot: erection, masturbation, satire, communism, avant-garde, graphic violence, social differences, self discovery, political intrigue, political unrest, interracial relations, sexual relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: former yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Jim Jefferies: Fully Functional (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: There's something magical about an Australian accent that seems to make even the most caustic wit come off with good-natured charm. And that delicate blend of deviant behavior and good intentions has skyrocketed Aussie comic Jim Jefferies to ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, sincere, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, performer's life, showbiz, society, misfit, artists and showbiz, theater, stand up comedian, religions or cults, stand up special, drugs/alcohol, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Maid to Order (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spoiled Jessie Montgomery, whose wild behavior and spending excesses cause her well-meaning but exasperated millionaire father Charles to wish he never had her, is visited by fairy godmother Stella. In an effort to save Jessie, Stella casts a spell ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: maid, friendship, parents and children, switching roles, self discovery, fish out of water, fairy godmother, cinderella story, wish come true, romance, power relations, child as adult ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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40%
Picking Up the Pieces (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small New Mexican village discovers a severed hand that is considered a miracle of God, when it actually belongs to a murdered spouse with a husband in search of it.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, suspense ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, dishonesty, investigation, prostitute, unlikely criminals, small town life, desert, village life, clergy, buddies, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico, latin america, usa, mexico, texas
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40%
Dynamite Chicken (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: “A contemporary probe and commentary of the mores and maladies of our age… With shtick, bits, pieces, girls, some hamburger, a little hair, a lady, some fellas, some religious stuff, and a lot of other things” boasts the films opening titles. ...
Style: parody, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: satire, society, artists and showbiz, media satire, obese man, vietnam war, racial slur, fast food, pig, feminist, racism, sexism ...
Time: 70s, 60s
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