Movies like Dogpound Shuffle

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Dogpound Shuffle (1975)
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Dogpound Shuffle (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man who has lost his beloved pet dog enlists the help of a young drifter in finding the animal. This leads to a series of misadventures, including a confrontation with a hulking dog-pound worker and a stint providing the entertainment at a millionaire's party.
Plot: song and dance, friendship between men, male friendship, dog, friendship, bum, drifter, performer, animal shelter, dog movie

Most similar movies to Dogpound Shuffle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, touching and semi serious films with plots about friendship, friendship between men, male friendship, friends, friend, dog and terminal illness mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Dogpound Shuffle: Amerikana (2001), Digger (1993), The Liar (1981), Dancing Quietly (2016), India (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Amerikana (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following the Dogma rules does not make this film hard to watch... In the end, it is a great story and shows that Merendino can be a mature filmmaker. It's about two guys a Vespa and a trip from South Dakota to Los Angeles. It's funny, ...
Style: road movie
Plot: unhappiness, friendship, music, friendship between men, road trip, countryside
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.3
 207
Digger (1993)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy is sent to live with relatives when his parents break up. He befriends a dying boy who has an eerie connection with nature.
Plot: dog, psychic, heart disease, boy, friendship, father son relationship, family relations, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.0
 520
The Liar (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland, West Germany
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Talkative, hyperactive young drifter Ville Alfa goes around Helsinki, basically trying to borrow money from friends and strangers by means of an incessant delivery of quirky and snappy quasi-intellectual lines and fabricated excuses.
Audience: student film
Plot: love, lie, bar, selfishness, writers, male female relationship, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, liar, restaurant, beer, student ...
Place: helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Dancing Quietly (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 69 min.
Story: After many dark years of depression Luca seeks to gain her high school diploma. Her little dog Mata helps her to find motivation and keep a positive attitude towards life...
Plot: kitchen, friendship, partying, mother daughter relationship, attempted rape, dog, female nudity, sex scene, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 8.0
 3K
India (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Heinzi Boesel and Kurt Fellner are two Austrian health inspectors forced to work together, traveling through Austria. Over time a beautiful friendship evolves between the odd couple who couldn't stand each other initially; a friendship that ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor
Plot: friendship, bribery, cards, dialect, cancer, friendship between men, family problems, odd couple, reluctant partners, hopes, partners, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Friend of Mine (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An introverted insurance executive at a car rental service is annoyed by his hyperactive, garrulous coworker, but the two end up becoming friends.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, touching ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, lifestyle, love and romance, disorder, friendship between men, opposites attract, loneliness, fast talker, unfulfilled love, wild ride, contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, barcelona, hamburg germany, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Mi obra maestra (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Arturo (Guillermo Francella), a successful and gallant owner of an art gallery, and Renzo (Luis Brandoni), a talented but decadent painter, are united by an old friendship. However, they do not coincide in many of their ideals and cause endless ...
Style: light, humorous, captivating, sincere, dark humor
Plot: modern art, art collector, friendship, con trick, amnesiac, painting, painter, art dealer, faked death, hospital, artist, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.3
 12K
Truman (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Julián receives an unexpected visit in Madrid from his lifelong friend Tomás, who now lives in Canada, the encounter is bittersweet. Diagnosed with terminal cancer, Julián is focused on putting his affairs in order, while Tomás is still ...
Plot: friendship between men, terminal illness, childhood friend, father son estrangement, male friendship, childhood friends, bookstore, visit, nudity (full frontal - brief), telephone conversation, theater, walking a dog ...
Time: 2010s
Place: amsterdam, madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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All My Friends Part 2 (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. All My Friends Part 2 (Italian: Amici miei Atto II) is a 1982 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Monicelli. It is the sequel to Amici miei of 1975. The movie features Paolo Stoppa in one of his last roles. ...
Style: italian comedy
Plot: joke, male friendship, friendship between men, friend
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.2
 10K
Paddleton (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between two misfit neighbors becomes an unexpectedly emotional journey when the younger man is diagnosed with terminal cancer.
Style: touching, sentimental, psychological, sincere
Plot: male friendship, cancer, friendship between men, terminal illness, friendship, best friend, dying, medication, neighbor, life philosophy, destiny, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Best Is Yet to Come (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Following a huge misunderstanding, two friends always decide to tackle everything to make up for lost time.
Style: tragicomedy, thought provoking, sentimental, sincere, mind bending ...
Plot: friendship, friends, friendship between men, life philosophy, best friends, life, philosophy, powerful ending, human relationship, humour, inspiration, illness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 29
The Stick Up (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Duke Turnbeau (David Soul) has come to England, in the 1930s, as a way to improve his fortunes. For some reason, he believes that his larcenous ways will bring him prosperity in the country which at one time or another has had rulership over a large ...
Plot: con artists, juggler, mud wrestling, carnival, fortune
Time: year 1935, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 202
Aislados (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Adrià arrives at the port of San Antonio in Ibiza. No one has come to collect it. He s searchs "the Frenchman's house" in Santa Agnès, a town in the interior of the island, where Kike expect to spend the weekend. During those days, ...
Plot: friendship, male friendship, midlife crisis, conversation, frenchman, friendship between men, talking about masturbation
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.1
 253
The Flats (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Flats tells a cautionary tale of friendship and desire played out among a group of 20-somethings transitioning into adulthood. Main character Harper and his buddies make the most of their freedom prior to an impending court-ordered jail ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, youth, love and romance, human nature, unemployment, friendship, friendship between men, coming of age, friends, courtroom drama, siblings relations, best friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 177
Pestonjee (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Phirojshah (Naseeruddin Shah) and Pestonjee (Anupam Kher) are two close friends. They attempt to do everything together, and they hope that they will marry the same day as well. Unfortunately, both go to see the same young lady, Jeroo (Shabana ...
Plot: adultery, friendship between men, male friendship, husband wife relationship, unrequited love, infidelity, party, male female relationship, fiancee, platonic, loneliness, love ...
Time: 1930s
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 2K
4 latas (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To find Joseba, a dying friend, and see him reunite with his daughter Ely, two old friends, Jean Pierre and Tocho, embark with her on a road trip through the Sahara desert, from Spain to Mali.
Plot: sahara, friendship between men, male friendship, road trip, bribery, city, video, friendship, desert, river, robbery, drugs ...
Place: spain, france, sahara desert
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 116
Dakota (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brian and Jack were inseparable; now they barely speak. Their formerly close-knit group has all but disbanded in the wake of encroaching adulthood. But when Jack tries to hang himself from a plant hook while house-sitting, he inadvertently triggers ...
Plot: suicide attempt, cigarette smoking, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hambone and Hillie (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An elderly woman searches for her lost dog. Director Roy Watts' 1984 drama stars Lillian Gish, Timothy Bottoms, Candy Clark, O. J. Simpson, Alan Hale Jr. and Jack Carter.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: heroes, golden years, adventure, family relations, animal life, friends, friendship, journey, dog hit by a car, dog
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Brothers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the other three friends find themselves having to ...
Style: touching, romantic, melancholic, light, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, relationships, singleness, battle of the sexes, male friendship, friendship between men, male bonding, playboy, african american, women, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Bachelor Weekend (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At his fiancée’s urging, a very modern Irish groom-to-be reluctantly agrees to a stag weekend with his friends, camping in the western wilderness of Ireland. Much to their chagrin, these modern men are joined by the brother of the bride, a crazy, ...
Style: not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, friends, buddies, best friends, disorder, wild ride, escapades, nothing goes right, in the woods, bachelor party, friendship between men, heterosexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 460
Cheese Head (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lasting tradition clashes with new ideas in director Ariel Winograd's tale of a mischievous pre-adolescent whose family spends their summers basking in the comfortable surroundings of a picturesque Jewish country club. Ariel is a young boy ...
Plot: jewish, adolescence, swimming pool, urination, friendship, masturbation, teenage boy, humiliation, group of friends, male friendship, friendship between boys, coming of age ...
Time: 1990s, year 1993, 90s
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Dog Who Loved Trains (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fugitive girl, a stuntman and a young man who lost his dog quite some time before, are joining together on a trip to reach each of their own destination. A youngster gets emotionally connected to the girl, and he'd try to help her to leave ...
Plot: fair, dog, train, runaway, cowboy, symbolism, drug dealer, prisoner, orphanage, dead father, motorcycle, naivete ...
Place: belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Magic of Belle Isle (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In an effort to tap into his original talent, a wheelchair-bound author moves to a rural town, where he befriends a single mother and her three kids, who help reignite his passion for writing.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: writer's life, friendship, hopes, redemption, alcohol abuse, vacation, single parent, family relations, misfit, artists and showbiz, disability, birthday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 1K
Cas & Dylan (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dying Doctor, who plans to check out on his own terms, takes a reluctant detour when he inadvertently winds up on the lam with an 'anything-but-normal' 22-year-old girl.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere
Plot: on the run, introspection, friendship, life is a bitch, on the road, terminal illness, orphan, inventions and discoveries, doctors and patients, hospital
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 458
Ben & Gunnar (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Ben and Gunnar meet during a carpool from Stockholm to Göteborg in the summer of 1995 where they are attending a concert with Bruce Springsteen at Ullevi.
Plot: volkswagen beetle, male friendship, friendship between men, beard, rock concert
Time: year 1985, year 1990
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Somebody's Life (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A decade after the disappearance of his best friend and musical partner, Guille receives the offer from a label to finally release an album that never saw the light of day. His friend Pablo tries to help him overcome loss and grief, and release the ...
Plot: disappearance, musician, missing person, friendship, band, loss of friend, friendship between men, friend
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Conversations with My Gardener (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A successful artist, weary of Parisian life and on the verge of divorce, returns to the country to live in his childhood house. He needs someone to make a real vegetable garden again out of the wilderness it has become. The gardener happens to be a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, breakup, painter, crumbling relationship, friends, village, village life, starting over, performer's life, unfulfillment, nerd, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, nice france, paris france, southern france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Room for Romeo Brass (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two twelve-year-old boys, Romeo and Gavin, undergo an extraordinary test of character and friendship when Morell, a naive but eccentric and dangerous stranger, comes between them. Morell befriends with the two boys and later asks them to help him ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, psychological, disturbing
Plot: friendship, working class, dysfunctional family, family relations, friends, family problems, best friends, youth, teenage life, human nature, rejection, psychosis ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Bicycling with Molière (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Serge Tanneur (Fabrice Luchini) is at the pinnacle of his acting career when he decides to turn his back on show business and become a hermit living off of France’s Atlantic coast. Three years later, Gauthier Valence (Lambert Wilson), a beloved TV ...
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, riding a bicycle, lifestyle, desire for fame, ambition, actor's life, odd couple, partners, comeback, solitude, friendship between men, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.1
 6K
My Friends (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Like in many other Monicelli movies, the main theme of Amici miei is friendship, seen from a rather bitter point of view. It tells the story of four middle-aged friends in Florence who organize together idle pranks (called zingarate, "gypsy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, italian comedy
Plot: friendship, prank, joke, friends, architect, social relations, small town, small town life, buddies, screwball, disorder, friendship between men ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, florence italy, tuscany, florence
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%