Movies like The Clinic 1982

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The Clinic (1982)
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The Clinic (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A comedic, dramatic day in the lives of employees and patients at a venereal disease clinic.
Plot: dog, pregnancy, medical, blonde, suicide, telephone, beach, fiancee, doctor, beer, teenage boy, medical student, flowers, gay slur, female doctor, laughter, phone booth, brunette, magazine, syphilis, blond, cigarette smoking, redheaded woman, layoff, rose ...
Place: melbourne australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about telephone call, bespectacled male, man with glasses, apology, visit, night and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Clinic: The Bit Part (1988), The Big Steal (1990), The Hollywood Knights (1980), The Roly Poly Man (1994), Outrageous! (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Bit Part (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Career counsellor Michael Thornton decides to change his career and become an actor. He dreams of performing Shakespeare but ends up in a television ad where only his hands appear on camera. He finds a friend in actress Mary McAllister (Nicole ...
Plot: midlife crisis, struggling actor, tv commercial, showbiz, stomach, parking a car, laughter, looking in a window, toilet paper, euphemism, handbag, tap dancer ...
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95%
 7.0
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The Big Steal (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Danny wants two things in life more than anything else, one is a Jaguar and the other is Joanna Johnson. After Danny is conned into trading his Nissan Cedric for a 1973 Jaguar, he plots to win Joanna and get revenge against the sleazy car dealer ...
Plot: female director, bicycle, telephone, blindfold, father daughter relationship, train, night, opening a window, classroom, father son relationship, knocking on a window, traffic light ...
Place: melbourne, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Barry McKenzie sets off for England with his aunt, Edna Everage, to advance his cultural education. Bazza is an innocent abroad, fond of beer, Bondi and beautiful sheilas, but he soon settles into the Australian ghetto in Earls Court, where his old ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: buddies, love and romance, friendship, fish out of water, rich and poor, fall in love, nightclub, culture clash, friends, power relations, adventure, misfit ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, europe, england, london, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Hollywood Knights (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, gang, prank, drag racing, halloween, coming of age, culture clash, disorder, friends, misfit, fighting the system, youth ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1965 ...
Place: beverly hills, vietnam, usa, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Roly Poly Man (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Private detective Dirk Trent, a collector of cigarette butts, a "smooth" ladies man, a wearer of bad suits, and he's convinced there's more to an incident he caught on tape, where a man seemed about to murder his mistress with an ...
Plot: shot with a gun, telephone, headphones, remote control, bus driver, bus, feather, corpse with eyes open, ashtray, apology, locker, beer ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 897
Outrageous! (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Gay hair stylist Robin Turner does a lot of work for drag queens, all the while dreaming that he'll someday find the courage to perform in drag himself. When his schizophrenic friend, Liza, turns up looking for a place to stay, he little ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, touching, offbeat ...
Plot: mental illness, pregnancy, nightclub, gays and lesbians, underdog, love and romance, sexual content, friendship, switching roles, gender bending, misfit, split personality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 1K
Modern Girls (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Margo, Kelly, and CeCe have three things in common: they're roomates, they're gorgeous, and they're hooked on the glamour and excitement of L.A.'s rock and roll night life. When they get mixed up with a rock star, an arrogant ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, sincere ...
Plot: nightclub, friendship, youth, teenage life, nightlife, obsessive quest, romance, buddies, love and romance, partners, mistaken identity, friendship between girls ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 158
Mr. Love (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An elderly mild-mannered gardener becomes a lovable legend in his town for his talent to romantically please every woman that fancies him.
Plot: gardener, playboy, apology, blonde, newspaper, older man younger woman, laughter, funeral, telling a joke, euphemism, singing, cinema ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 4.5
 104
Starhops (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three carhops try to help save a failing drive-in restaurant.
Plot: loan, roller skates, female director, father son relationship, gun, saying goodbye, threat to kill, opening a door, explosion, honking a car horn, set up, rescue ...
Time: 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Your Three Minutes Are Up (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charlie is a sad sack of a man, working at a depressingly dull office job and stuck in a passionless engagement to a neurotic woman. One of the few bright spots in his life is his friend Mike, who seems to be living a life of carefree bohemianism.
Style: road movie
Plot: taking a shower, engagement, city, lie, man with glasses, handbag, talking while driving, tape recorder, vacation, comb, night, piano ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
They Still Call Me Bruce (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bruce Won arrives in America in search of an American G.I. who saved his life in the Korean War. He meets an orphan boy and together they land themselves in a string of outrageous situations. This high-strung farce culminates when a case of mistaken ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, mistaken identity, martial arts, motorcycle gang, fish out of water, silly humor, goofy hero, misfit, escapades, friends, disorder, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas, los angeles, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dance 'Til Dawn (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's prom night and the kids of Hoover High will be having a night they will never forget. Popular girl Shelley ditches her prom and ends up spending the night with unpopular Dan; Popular guy Kevin goes out with nerdy Angela because he heard ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: prom, teenage love, youth, teenage life, school, friendship, family relations, couples, love and romance, parents and children, family life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Gay Deceivers (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Danny and Elliot avoid military service by pretending to be gay, but they have to act the part when the recruiting officer doesn't buy it.
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema, cult film, homoerotic
Plot: identity, sexual identity, crying, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cabriolet, gigolo, friend, sexual attraction, jealous boyfriend, homophobe, erotica, character says i'm sorry ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, miami, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.8
 2K
The Tribe (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A cleaner woman with vocational street dancer tries to recover her long-stranded son that she gave for adoption, a former CEO who lost everything, including his memories.
Plot: traumatized man, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, family relations, lifestyle change, immigrants, co worker co worker relationship, change in lifestyle, secretly observing, memory lapse, dance school, man wrapped in a towel, barefoot on street ...
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 3K
Hot Pursuit (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Young Danny is following his rich girlfriend's family to the Caribbean. But suddenly he simply must make a chemistry test and cannot go with them. After they have left, he gets a leave from his professor and takes a plane to find them. But he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: chase, adventure, girlfriend, rescue, nothing goes right, romance, high school, friendship, disorder, youth, boat, prisoner ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Carry on Regardless (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's non stop romps as the Carry On team deliver the goods in one of the rudest and funniest of the Carry On films. The cast are all on top form as a bunch of no-hoppers who join an agency in the search for a job. The anarchy mounts as they do ...
Plot: translation, quitting smoking, knocked out, bird cage, jealous husband, british humour, old house, silence, sprayed with water, pants falling down, punched in the face, wink ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Outrageous Fortune (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Refined actress Lauren Ames finally has a chance to study with the great theatre professor Stanislav Korzenowski. Sandy Brozinsky, a brash, loud actress, decides through happenstance to also study with Korzenowski. The two women end up dating the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: chase, cia, adventure, farce, espionage, love triangle, vengeance, goofy hero, actor's life, buddies, undercover, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Girl in Australia (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film is about an old fashioned Italian with moral values of the 1930/40's ,who has to find a wife in the modern, woman's liberated society of Australia of the 1960/70's.
Style: epic, surprise ending
Plot: hotel room, telephone call, crying, language barrier, nickname, friendship between men, drunkenness, neighbor, waiter, car accident, airport, train ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, italy, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Dear Mr. Wonderful (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joe Pesci is a small man looking for a big break. Owner of a bowling alley and nightclub in Jersey, Ruby Dennis (Pesci) sets his sites on making it big in Vegas. But Ruby finds more than he gambled for and in the end is a much bigger man for it.
Plot: apology, letter, mob, pen, telephone call, talking on phone, bowling alley, bicycle, loser, singing, headphones, moustache ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Don't Make Waves (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: New York tourist Tony Curtis falls asleep on a Southern California beach on his first night in the West and wakes up to The New Phantasmagoria--catamarans, surfers (including a dog), bodybuilders, acrobats, motorcycle chicken races, a nut fishing in ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, erotic, cliffhanger ...
Plot: beach, surfing, couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, romance, couples, holiday, cigarette smoking, underwear, typewriter, elevator ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: california, usa, venice california, malibu california, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Get Charlie Tully (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Charlie Tully and womanising Reggie Peek con two rich Italians out of £500,000 but during their flight out Charlie is arrested for coning an American and a dog. Reggie stores the money in a Swiss Bank and after Charlie is released is about to tell ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: on the run, heist, gangsters, love affair, bank, cons and scams, crime, criminal heroes, chase, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, london, europe, england, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Ratings Game (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A New Jersey trucker creates a hit TV show with help from his girlfriend in the ratings business.
Style: witty, clever, humorous, biting, cynical ...
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, manipulations, ambition, partners, workplace, showbiz, workplace romance, tv show, media satire, cons and scams, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Nurse on a Military Tour (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The routine of a military camp is shaken by the arrival of a non-commissioned medical shapes bursting. The beautiful female soldier awakens fantasies of graduates and recruits, putting in turmoil all over the field, but only a nice rebel soldier can ...
Style: sex comedy, bad taste humour
Plot: nudism, police officer, soldier, military, nude beach, blow up doll, boat, nurse, head injury, army, priest, beach ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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House on Bare Mountain (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: The Wolfman, Dracula and Frankenstein spy on a girls' school in the mountains, where most of the girls spend their time sunbathing in the nude, nude exercises and nude art classes. The monsters finally invade the school…
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ball, girls' school, panties, room, shorts, blonde, woman played by man, female nudity, old woman, bra, sensuality, dracula ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Fubar: Balls to the Wall (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Terry and Dean head north to make sweet cash in the oil patch.
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heavy metal culture, eviction, profanity, friendship, beer, nudity (full frontal - brief), buddies, workplace, partners, nothing goes right, misfit partners, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.4
 606
Hang Loose (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Kevin must go to Hawaii to attend the wedding of his big sister. The day before the wedding he goes on a misadventure with his future brother in law and his crazy groomsmen that changes his life.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: wedding, vacation, breakup, kidnapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, doctor, teenager, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, closeted gay, drug dealer, gay stereotype ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Beach Girls (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: School is out, and three girls head to the beach for vacation. Two of the girls are world-wise party-goers who attempt to loosen up their naive, virginal friend, whose uncle has allowed the girls to stay at his beach house. When the near-sighted, ...
Style: cult film, sex comedy, psychotronic
Plot: beach, party, bikini, nude sunbathing, older man young girl relationship, topless sunbathing, fireworks, age difference, pizza delivery, beach house, volleyball, telescope ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.6
 514K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, bad taste humour, absurd ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: party, teenager, looking for sex, adolescence, teenage life, youth, nerd, loss of virginity, coming-of-age, friendship, dumb, nerds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Allnighter (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Molly (Hoffs), Val (Pfeiffer) and Gina (Cusack) are graduating college, but on their final night, frustrations are aired. Molly is still looking for real love and Val is beginning to doubt if that is what she has found. Gina is too busy videotaping ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, lifestyle, friendship, college, romance, coming of age, friends, power relations, introspection, sexual relations, looking for love, college life ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
 325
Lonely Hearts (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this offbeat comedy, an unlikely romance develops between a flamboyant, middle-aged piano tuner and an extremely timid office worker
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, introspection, looking for love, human nature, computers and web, romance, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, lifestyle, hopes, adult virgin ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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