Movies like Cosmonaut

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Cosmonaut (2009)
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Cosmonaut (2009)
Original name: Cosmonauta
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Late '50s to early '60s, when the space war between the Soviet and US was fiercely going on, a fifteen-year-old member of the communist party, Luciana, develops her ideals while living with her bourgeois stepfather, and among male chauvinists in a communist group in Rome. Her only friend is her brother Arturo, who dreams of going to space but is unable to do so due to his epilepsy.
Plot: female director, outer space, astronaut, communism, communist, rocket, 15 year old
Time: 50s, year 1957, 1950s, year 1963
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and clever films with plots about female director, female nudity, sex, friendship, priest, communist and satire mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Cosmonaut: Hot Potato (1979), Fun Is Beautiful (1980), Maid, Thief and Guard (1958), Don Camillo: Monsignor (1961), Two Marines and a General (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Joke of Destiny, Lying in Wait Around the Corner Like a Bandit (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The internal minister's very sophisticated ultra-technological and plated car stops for a mechanical accident in front of a villa. The owner of the villa is De Andreis that immediately offers his help to save the minister entrapped inside the ...
Plot: female director, car, unfaithful husband, secret service, female nudity, carabinieri, mother daughter relationship, minister, farce, auto mechanic
Time: 80s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Blue Collar Worker and the Hairdresser in a Whirl of Sex and Politics (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This Italian political satire from filmmaker Lina Wertmuller will be most enjoyable for those well-grounded in Italian politics. Covering the late March through April general elections of 1994 in which right-wing conservatives routed the incumbent ...
Plot: female director, friendship, naked in public, unfaithful husband, accident, bicycle, working class, female nudity, seduction, jealousy, car race, politics ...
Place: italy
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81%
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Hot Potato (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A factory worker known for his tough attitude and for fighting for workers' rights starts losing credibility when friends and co-workers see him helping a young gay man.
Plot: gay slur, factory, homosexual, bathing, sex, female nudity, communist
Time: 80s
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Fun Is Beautiful (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three stories, three characters all played by Verdone. The first is an awkward young man, who meets a Spanish tourist in Rome. The second has planned a trip towards East with a suitcase full of stockings and biro pens. The last one is a hippy whose ...
Plot: topless, father son relationship, unrequited love, abusive boyfriend, hippie, zoo, mother son relationship
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Maid, Thief and Guard (1958)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Otello, an amateur thief, tries a burglary on New Year Eve but he finds the maid Adalgisa in the supposedly empty house. Adalgisa likes Otello who, all things considered, is a good guy, unlike Amerigo the night watchman who tries to profit from the ...
Plot: impostor, maid, thief, new year's eve, gang, champagne, bound and gagged, servant, night watchman
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Don Camillo: Monsignor (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Don Camillo is now a bishop, Peppone is now a senator, but their rivalry is as fierce as when they were just a village priest, and a village administrator. Don Camillo learns that Peppone is about to promote the building of a communal house on the ...
Plot: senate, communist, pastor, conflict, strike, senator, bishop, blackmail, winner, miraculous event, politics, priest ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Two Marines and a General (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In May 1943, two American soldiers, Joe and Frank, of Italian descent are searching the North African desert for a German general called Von Kassler, when they are captured by Von Kassler aide Inge Schultze who lets them escape with fake war plans, ...
Plot: world war two, secret weapon, german army, u.s. army, italian american
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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15 from Rome (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The myths of the sixties are satirized in 20 episodes.
Style: italian comedy, anthology
Plot: satire, beggar, old woman, priest, boxing, transvestite
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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I Am Self Sufficient (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michele Apicella lives in Rome, in an apartment paid for by his father. Abandoned by his wife and his son Andrea, he occupies his time acting in an experimental theater company under the artistic direction of his friend Fabio.
Style: realistic, semi serious, experimental, clever, humorous ...
Plot: politics, actor's life, society, artists and showbiz, cause and meaning, direction and purpose, years of lead, stage play, loneliness, critic, communism, unrequited love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Anche se volesse lavorare, che faccio? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Italian comedy
Plot: thief, museum, carabinieri, robbery
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The New Monsters (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 15 years after the monumental "I mostri" which was a great example of Italian sketch comedy, 3 of the greatest Italian directors ever (Risi, Monicelli, Scola) the best Italian writers ever (Age, Scarpelli) the best Italian actors ever ...
Style: grotesque, anthology, italian comedy
Plot: shot to death, hitchhiking, nun, mafia, hospital, terrorist, police officer, satire, communist, kidnapping, priest, restaurant ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Felix (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Within four episodes ("Er am Ende", "Muss ich aufpassen", "Eva" and "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" ) are being told adventures of love sick Felix. On Sylt he meets two nymphomaniac women, in Hamburg he meets Eva, ...
Plot: female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, female nudity, emancipation
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45%
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CHO Revolution (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Filmed live at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, REVOLUTION is comedian Margaret Cho's triumphant return to the screen with the same unbridled, no holds-barred humor that infused her previous two concert films. In REVOLUTION, Margaret tackles ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: female director, asian, stand up, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Inheritance or Fuckoffguysgoodday (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The rough Redneck may inherit from Stepfather a Million Dolars so the fun can begin.
Plot: female director, aunt, farm, aunt nephew relationship, swimming pool, inheritance
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Black Widows (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three friends enact an innocent revenge on one's rapist but things spiral out of control resulting in the deaths of each of their lovers.
Plot: female director, childhood friend, childhood friends, sex scene, shower, forced sex, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Underachievers (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Danny Warren is a former minor-league shortstop that becomes a narc to uncover drug dealing in this situation comedy. Investigating at a high-school adult-education class, he falls for the tempting teacher. He joins a colorful group of characters ...
Plot: female director, female stockinged legs, female stockinged foot, punched in the face, sex, female nudity, footsie under the table
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Anni 90 - Part II (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Second scandalously famous collections of short Italian comedies of the 90s! All that was "fun" in those years in Italy - all here! The sea of black humor on all issues - sex, politics, mafia, crime, TV...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Nineties (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Scandalously famous collections of short Italian comedies of the 90s! All that was "fun" in those years in Italy - all here! The sea of black humor on all issues - sex, politics, mafia, crime, TV...
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Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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La sedia della felicità (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
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Plot: small town, priest, boar, seance, chair, tattoo artist, treasure hunt, beautician
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Homo Promo (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: How did Hollywood pitch movies about gays and lesbians between 1956 and 1977? Here are theatrical trailers for 27 mainstream and art-house films, presented chronologically from "Tea and Sympathy" to "Outrageous!" More than half ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 93 min.
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Plot: female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, kidnapping, adultery, heterosexuality
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Women in Oversized Men's Shirts (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The dorkiest thing in the world, according to feminist poet Sigrid, is the movie cliche of the young woman who in the morning dons her male lover's shirt, looking adorably "indie cute". But when she begins a relationship with Kåre ...
Plot: female director, writers, pregnancy, older woman younger man relationship, female protagonist, artist, pregnant woman, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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An Italian Name (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ciao, Professore! (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A bureaucratic snafu sends Marco Tullio Sperelli, a portly, middle-aged northern Italian, to teach third grade in a poor town outside Naples
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, whimsical, melancholic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: school, rich and poor, friendship, culture clash, coming of age, high school, fish out of water, high school life, village, self discovery, idealism, teachers and students ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Keyholes Are for Peeping (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Sexploitation legend Doris Wishman directs this fun-filled nudie cutie concerning a fake marriage counselor who dispenses sexual advice to his neighbors, and the lecherous maintenance man who keeps a close eye on the steamy sessions through the ...
Plot: female director, marriage counselor, parody, female nudity, sex, neighbor, keyhole, peeping tom
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
My Mother's Friend (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman, who has just separated from her husband, comes to stay at the villa of the friend. The friend is away (and throughout the whole movie only appears as a voice on the phone), but the woman's goofy son (who looks like he just escaped from ...
Style: sexploitation film, sex comedy
Plot: love triangle, male virgin, sexuality, tough girl, hottie, sexually liberated, loss of virginity, cockfight, female in shower, sexploitation, peeping tom, teenage girl ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
I Do... Until I Don't (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Vero Beach, Florida, a trio of couples at various points in their relationships become the subjects of a film about marriage being an antiquated idea that needs a reboot: Why not turn marriage into a seven-year deal with an option to renew?
Plot: marriage, female director, relationships, couples
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tig Notaro: Happy To Be Here (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Comedian Tig Notaro unleashes her inner prankster in a playful stand-up special packed with funny anecdotes, parenting confessions and more.
Plot: female director, reality, satire, theater, parenting, mother, lesbian, prank, female comedian, lesbian director
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Great! (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Carlo Verdone at his best is incredibly supported by a fantastic Alberto Sordi and a cast of street-genie non-actors that outperform beyond any imagination.
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: rivalry, friendship, motorcycle, beach, pinball machine, motorcycle gang
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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