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Kummeli Goldrush (1997)
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Kummeli Goldrush (1997)
Original name: Kummeli Kultakuume
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Psychiatric patient Elmeri knows about the existence of a gold treasure in Finnish Lapland, hidden there by his late father who somehow managed to capture it from withdrawing German troops on the last days of WW2. His openly gay nurse helps him escape from the mental institution, and the two men slowly find their way up north to reach the gold. On their way, the odd couple meets a cavalcade of even odder characters.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, road movie, funny, absurd, intense, light, buddy movie, parody ...
Plot: treasure hunt, lapland, misfit, mentally unstable, obsessive quest, unlikely partners, escapades, gays and lesbians, odd couple, mental institution, friendship, gold rush, brotherhood, gold digger, nazi officer, male homosexuality, unlikely friendships, psychiatric nurse, nazi, gold, mental patient, homosexual, gay stereotype, gay interest, finnish ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: finland, europe, poland

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Kiss Me, Guido (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
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Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
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Style: parody, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Couch Trip (1988)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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An Everlasting Piece (2000)
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Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Twelve Chairs (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A treasure hunt. An aging ex-nobleman of the Czarist regime has finally adjusted to life under the commisars in Russia. Both he and the local priest find that the family jewels were hidden in a chair, one of a set of twelve. They return separately ...
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Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
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Style: humorous, feel good, contemplative, realistic, semi serious ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Country: USA
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Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, parody, funny ...
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 8K
Polyester (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: humorous, witty, suspense, biting, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 90K
Uncle Buck (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 1K
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Duration: 110 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.8
 166
Stoogemania (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%