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, brunette, magazine, syphilis, phone booth, 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 cult film films with plots about telephone call, man with glasses, bespectacled male, apology, visit, night and telephone mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance 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, tv commercial, stomach, showbiz, struggling actor, belch, biker, lying on bed, euphemism, laughter, woman in bed, opening a door ...
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95%
 7.0
 926
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, vandalism, villain, megaphone, fire extinguisher, telephone call, dog, telephone, name calling, chair, city, traffic light ...
Place: melbourne, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: adventure, nothing goes right, fish out of water, culture clash, lifestyle, society, odd couple, misfit, disorder, buddies, fall in love, rich and poor ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, europe, england, sydney australia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, goofy hero, teenage life, friends ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, 20th century, year 1965 ...
Place: beverly hills, vietnam, asia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: car driving, killed with a gun, pillow, locker, shot with a gun, video, receptionist, beer drinking, security guard, private detective, wife murders husband, schoolgirl ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 887
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: realistic, offbeat, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Plot: nightclub, pregnancy, mental illness, underdog, switching roles, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender bending, couples, sexual content, split personality, family relations ...
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, sincere ...
Plot: nightclub, friendship, youth, teenage life, obsessive quest, romance, love and romance, nightlife, partners, buddies, mistaken identity, friendship between girls ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 128
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, handbag, mortician, telling a joke, euphemism, statue, blonde child, cemetery, cat, old woman, woman with glasses ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: theft, piano playing, engagement, city, criminal, cigarette smoking, cross dressing, waiter, elevator, bare breasts, friendship between girls, insurance agent ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.5
 102
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, bikini, cult, mirror, threatened with a knife, helicopter, explosion, bank, shower, knife ...
Time: 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: realistic, not serious, humorous, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, mistaken identity, martial arts, motorcycle gang, fish out of water, disorder, misfit, friends, silly humor, escapades, goofy hero, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: cult film, lgbt cinema, gay cinema, homoerotic
Plot: masked man, homosexual, fairy, fairy godmother, brother sister relationship, fiancee, investigation, seductive behavior, biblical reference, overheard conversation, closeted gay, man dressed as woman ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, miami, san francisco
⇓ 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, youth, teenage love, teenage life, school, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, love and romance, family life, couples, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, disorder, friendship, youth, boat, airport ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: british, bra and panties, misunderstanding, wink, demolition, comedy of errors, chimpanzee, trenchcoat, tea party, woman in bathtub, old house, head butt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, semi serious, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: chase, cia, espionage, adventure, farce, love triangle, vengeance, betrayal, undercover, silly humor, heroes, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: surprise ending, epic
Plot: hotel room, italian history, talking to an animal, escalator, washing a car, knitting, spit, stretcher, self esteem, dance scene, woman in underwear, traffic accident ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, australia, rome italy
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, erotic, cliffhanger ...
Plot: beach, love and romance, couple relations, romance, surfing, couples, love triangle, holiday, parachute, convertible, helmet, muscleman ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: california, usa, malibu california, los angeles, venice beach california
⇓ 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: jewish american, ends with freeze frame, playing acoustic guitar, piano playing, city, old man, male protagonist, theft, racial slur, blowing out candles on a birthday cake, lounge singer, public telephone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: on the run, heist, dishonesty, chase, crimes, chases and races, criminal heroes, gangsters, love affair, crime, love and romance, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, rome italy, europe, england, italy ...
⇓ 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, head injury, police officer, priest, beach, blow up doll, nude beach, police station, nurse, soldier, military, doctor ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: shower, bootlegging, old woman, t shirt, room, ball, brunette, bra, swimming pool, female nudity, nudie cutie, drinking contest ...
⇓ 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: not serious, offbeat, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heavy metal culture, eviction, profanity, friendship, beer, misfit partners, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, disorder, friends, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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: psychotronic, sex comedy, cult film
Plot: beach, bikini, party, nude sunbathing, older man young girl relationship, mustard, topless girl, sing along, ford mustang, kissing in public, infidelity, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.4
 605
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: light, funny, captivating, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: wedding, vacation, virgin, drug dealer, closeted homosexual, wedding day, group of friends, gay, breaking the fourth wall, hysterical woman, breakup, closeted gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.6
 509K
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, date night, boys' night
Plot: party, teenager, looking for sex, adolescence, teenage life, youth, loss of virginity, friendship, nerd, coming-of-age, dumb, nerds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
⇓ 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: introspection, lifestyle, adult virgin, unfulfillment, hopes, love affair, love and romance, romance, unlikely couple, family relations, computers and web, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ 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, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, friendship, college, romance, coming of age, power relations, friends, gender, introspection, college life, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.6
 37K
The Party (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hrundi V. Bakshi, an accident-prone actor from India, is accidentally put the name on the guest list for an upcoming party at the home of a Hollywood film director. Unfortunately, from the moment he arrives, one thing after another goes wrong with a ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: culture clash, filmmaking, hollywood, party, boss and employee, farce, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, goofy hero, chaos and mayhem, artists and showbiz, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.4
 277
Recruits (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Within two weeks, Sgt. Hardbutt has to clean up the crime in the streets before the Governor arrives. Hardbutt is forced to supplement his overworked staff with civilian "recruits" who he schemes to use to a disastrous advantage.
Plot: corruption, police officer, policewoman, police, sunglasses, black bra, woman wearing black lingerie, motorcycle, shower, undressing, father daughter relationship, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%