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, male friendship, bum, performer, drifter, dog movie, dog, friendship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about friendship, male friendship, friends, friend, family relations, female nudity and dog mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Dogpound Shuffle: All My Friends Part 2 (1982), The Stick Up (1977), Pestonjee (1988), India (1993), The Liar (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, friend
Place: italy
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95%
 6.5
 13
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: juggler, mud wrestling, carnival, fortune
Time: 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.1
 129
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, male friendship, husband wife relationship, party, death, love, infidelity, wedding, marriage, friend, friendship, extramarital affair ...
Time: 1930s
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 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: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, touching
Plot: friendship, cancer, dialect, cards, bribery, reluctant partners, male friendship, tumor, province, partners, odd couple, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Best Pair of Legs in the Business (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Capitalising on his remarkable success in On the Buses, Reg Varney took on the contrasting role of a third-rate holiday camp entertainer dreaming of stardom in this mid-seventies comedy feature. Also starring fellow sitcom favourite Diana Coupland ...
Plot: caravan, drag, mini skirt, husband wife estrangement, transvestism, cake, balloon, sexless marriage, ridicule, evil child, large breasts, song and dance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 479
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.
Style: student film
Plot: loan, bum, money problems, beer, student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, liar, love, restaurant, friendship, bar, lie ...
Place: helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
It's Your Turn, Laura (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Une journée dans la vie d'un groupe de femmes qui se retrouvent chaque semaine depuis quinze ans dans la salle d'attente d'un médecin qui prétend arriver à les faire maigrir.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, talky ...
Plot: friendship, gender, office, friends, love and romance, society, couples, family relations, eating disorder, food, radio, friend ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, not serious, realistic, feel good, italian comedy
Plot: joke, prank, friendship, screwball, buddies, small town, male friendship, disorder, friends, small town life, social relations, architect ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 856
Hustlers (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The director Lauri Nurkse tells that Veijarit is a film about "arjensietokyvyttömyys" (= inability to tolerate everyday life) and about the Peter Pan complex. The main actor Mikko Leppilampi says it's about ...
Plot: nightclub, fight, dream, single, skinny dipping, falling in love, thirty something, sex scene, roommate, drinking alcohol, love, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Most Beautiful Day (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The quirky, overambitious pianist Andi (33) and the more laid back and relaxed Benno (36) have just one thing in common: They will both die soon. So the two of them decide after some trouble at the hospice, to have the most awesome day before its ...
Plot: terminal illness, road trip, narcolepsy, illness, male objectification, man in swimsuit, male friendship, barefoot male, sunbathing, friend, friendship, friendship between men
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Pornopung (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of Karl, Christian and Leo will forever change the way you view the relationship between men and women. In a world were women have the power and all the advantages, they've learned that there is only room for one kind of man - the ...
Plot: male friendship, seduction, blow job, erection, male nudity, pubic hair, male in shower, shaving, explicit sex, uncircumcised penis, sex scene, shower ...
Place: norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: semi serious, sincere, talky, realistic, touching ...
Plot: painter, starting over, friendship, male friendship, village life, village, friends, breakup, unfulfillment, crumbling relationship, terminal illness, vegetable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, southern france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Van (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in "Barrytown", a fictitious working-class quarter of Dublin. "Bimbo" Reeves gets laid off from his job. With his redundancy, he buys a van and sells fish and chips with his buddy Larry. Due to Ireland's surprising ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Plot: unemployment, friendship, soccer, van, working class, buddies, suburbs, single parent, male friendship, human nature, parents and children, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Decline of the American Empire (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four very different Montreal university teachers gather at a rambling country house to prepare a dinner. Remy (married), Claude (a homosexual), Pierre (involved with a girlfriend) and Alain (a bachelor) discuss sex, the female body and their affairs ...
Style: talky, witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, academy, weekend, couples, friends, gays and lesbians, battle of the sexes, human nature, couple relations, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Taekwondo (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Room for Romeo Brass (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
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 ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lampaansyöjät (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
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Plot: buddy, lapland, countryside, autumn, summer, landscape, manhood, male friendship, sheep, lamb, tourist, camping ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 3.8
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Half a Person (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two close friends from Sudbury, Ontario take a road trip to Toronto that will change the nature of their relationship.
Plot: friends who hate each other, friendship, coming of age, gay man has sex with a woman, on the road, homosexual, gay
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.1
 88
Dodgeball (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.7
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Gigantics (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The Hamburg friends Walter, Ricco and Floyd take each day as it comes between the estates of tower blocks and fast food restaurants. All three are in their early twenties and are dreaming of another life when Floyd suddenly takes a job on a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Magic of Belle Isle (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: touching, semi serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: male friendship, volkswagen beetle, beard, rock concert, friendship between men
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.6
 174
Digger (1993)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
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Plot: psychic, boy, dog, heart disease, father son relationship, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Peppermint Soda (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the fall of 1963, Anne is becoming a teenager. She lives in Paris with her mother and her older sister, Frédérique. They're just back from summer at the beach with their father. School starts. A turbulent year awaits them both.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1963
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, semi serious
Plot: friends, golden years, friendship, adventure, animal life, heroes, family relations, dog, dog hit by a car, journey
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
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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: dog, cancer, old friend, streetcar, ex wife, lesbian couple, theater, walking a dog, terminal illness, hospital, actor, veterinarian ...
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
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These Girls (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the humorously edgy play by Vivienne Laxdal, These Girls is the story of three teenage girls who, in turn, seduce and then attempt to share Keith, an older married man. It is a tale of innocence, jealousy and friendship told as a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: coming of age, small town, friendship, college, high school, best friends, innocence lost, love triangle, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, teenage life, friends ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 123
Heartaches (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young wife becomes pregnant, but the child's father is not her husband. Afraid to tell him, she leaves home, and meets an outgoing, free-spirited woman on a bus. Although the two are polar opposites, the wife moves in with the young woman, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, emotional, offbeat ...
Plot: abortion, factory, buddies, couples, friends, friendship, romance, infidelity, alcohol abuse, pregnancy, love and romance, partners ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%