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Our Miss Fred (1972)
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Our Miss Fred (1972)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Danny La Rue stars in this 1970s drag comedy as Fred Wimbush, a Shakespearean actor who is drafted into WWII and is appearing in a camp show in France when the Nazis advance. Unless he continues in his female costume, Fred is certain to be shot as a spy. The risque gags and double entendres fly as he attempts to make his escape in the company of a gaggle of randy English schoolgirls.
Plot: drag, cross dressing, nazi soldier, german soldier, actor, invasion, transvestite, world war two
Time: 1940s

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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 world war two, soldier, military, cross dressing, desert, army and war mostly in Comedy, War and Drama genres. Some movies like Our Miss Fred: Dad's Army (1971), Halt, Or I'll Miss! (1998), Operation Snafu (1961), Giuseppe in Warsaw (1964), Railroad Tigers (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dad's Army (1971)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dad's Army was a 1971 feature film based on the BBC television sitcom Dad's Army. Directed by Norman Cohen, it was filmed between series three and four and was based upon material from the early episodes of the television series. The film ...
Plot: retirement, accident, veteran, world war two, soldier, bomb
Time: 1940s
Place: england
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Halt, Or I'll Miss! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is April 1945, spring begins and ends the war. German transport heading away from Bohemia.
Plot: train station, mistaken identity, resistance, pilot, disguise, world war two, gramophone
Time: 1940s, year 1945
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61%
Operation Snafu (1961)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tricked into joining the RAF by a wily judge, wide boy Horace Pope sets his sights on the main chance, teams with slow-witted, good-hearted gypsy Pedlar Pascoe, and works up a lucrative racket in conning both his colleagues and the RAF. By means of ...
Plot: british army, british military, buddy, air raid, briton abroad, cockney, ends with freeze frame, military enlistment, nazi occupied france, handcuffs, train, world war two ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Giuseppe in Warsaw (1964)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Italian soldier Giuseppe Santucci, on his way home from the Russian front, during World War II (in 1943), has his machine gun stolen in Warsaw. Afraid of consequences, he stays in Warsaw and occupies a flat of the Polish girl Maria, whom he ...
Plot: german, kissing, swastika, gun, train, painting, world war two, bathroom, man in bathtub, war zone, nazi soldier, italian soldier ...
Time: 1940s
Place: warsaw poland, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Railroad Tigers (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Country: China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A railroad worker in China in 1941 leads a team of freedom fighters against the Japanese in order to get food for the poor.
Plot: railway, world war two, sino japanese war, japanese occupation
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Churchill: The Hollywood Years (2004)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of American executives making a film about World War II decide that since their lead is rather unglamorous, they will draft in an American G.I. to play the part of Winston Churchill. Their take on the war depicts a handsome Churchill falling ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, alternative comedy
Plot: filmmaking, war, heroes, state affairs, head of state, secret agents, save the world, working undercover, battles, fall in love, undercover, queen of england ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Dad's Army (2016)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A cinema remake of the classic sitcom Dad's Army (1968). The Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon deal with a visiting female journalist and a German spy as World War II draws to its conclusion.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: farce, soldier, military life, military base, war, small town life, small town, military, social relations, goofy hero, espionage, misfit ...
Time: 1940s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
How I Won the War (1967)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An inept British WWII commander leads his troops to a series of misadventures in North Africa and Europe.
Style: humorous, witty, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: soldier, anti war, war, army investigation, politics, leadership, survival, working class, desert, basic training, heroic mission, military life ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: africa, egypt, europe, middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Max & Leon (2016)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this WW2 epic comedy – in the vein of “La Grande Vadrouille” – our two heroes, Max and Léon, two lazy and partier pals, will try by all possible means to avoid going in the battle zone… This will lead the duo to demented and wild ...
Plot: camel, shaving, woman slaps man, hashish, nazi uniform, wine bottle, french army, french soldier, jumping on a bed, cowardice, german soldier, singing ...
Time: 1940s, year 1939
Place: vichy, syria
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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First Period (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: New girl Cassie (Brandon Alexander III) and outcast Maggie (Dudley Beene) are easily the most awkward girls in high school. Together, they decide the way to win the hearts of the cute boys and popular girls is to come in first at the school talent ...
Plot: drag, irreverent, lgbt, gay, gay teenager, high school, gay kiss, rejection, camp, outcast, gay student, mother daughter relationship ...
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44%
Till Death Us Do Part (1968)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film version of 'Till Death Do Us Part' tells the story of Alf Garnett, his wife Else, and their newborn daughter Rita, living through the London Blitz and beyond.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: world cup, working class, sitcom, wartime life, family life, society, family relations, eccentric family, racism, misfit, couples, world war two ...
Time: 40s, year 1966, 1930s, 1960s, 1940s ...
Place: europe, london
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43%
Operation Snatch (1962)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Legend has it that if the famous Barbary Apes leave the Rock of Gibraltar, it's a sign that the British will lose control of it. During World War II, a British officer is put in charge of the apes. When he detects that the animals' morale ...
Plot: british army, secret mission, behind enemy lines, world war two, nazi, monkey, ape
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42%
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Joey Boy (1965)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While posters urge austerity and vigilance in wartime Britain, 'Joey Boy' Thompson has never had it better. In a cellar beneath his East London fish shop, a gambling club thrives – and austerity provides a nice black-market sideline. But ...
Plot: gambling, world war two, donkey, mule, betting, illegal gambling, army
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42%
Rebecca's Daughters (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Rebecca riots took place in the rural parts of west Wales, including Pembrokeshire, Cardiganshire, and Carmarthenshire, around 1839-1843. Based on a script that Dylan Thomas wrote for Gainsborough Pictures in 1948, "Rebecca's ...
Plot: cross dressing, riot, eviction, face mask, landlord, man disguised as a woman, engagement, cat, masked hero, alcoholic, oppression, pig ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
It Ain't Half Hot Mum (1974)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The comic adventures of a group of misfits who form an extremely bad concert party touring the hot and steamy jungles of Burma entertaining the troops during World War II.
Plot: british humour, entertainer, army, sitcom, military, desert, jungle, sergeant, camp, british empire, servant, world war two
Time: 1940s
Place: india, asia, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Glitch! (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two thieves rob a large fancy house when the owner is away. But when a visitor mistakes them for the owner, and they find out about a casting party mis-scheduled for that day, they decide to stick around for the fun. There's only one small ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: party, cross dressing, hoax, burglar, hollywood, hypnotism, thief, homosexual, racial slur, friendship, pornography, filmmaker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Password Is Courage (1962)
Genre: War, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A British officer, captured by the Germans, tries everything he can to escape. In the process, amongst many other adventures he gets awarded the Iron Cross !! Based on a true story.
Style: based on supposedly true story
Plot: train station, sabotage, claustrophobia, world war two, singing, escape, fire, train, british, tunnel
Time: 1940s
Place: germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Stand up, Virgin Soldiers (1977)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Some British soldiers in Singapore are more concerned with finding sex than finding Communists.
Plot: crying male, male female fight, clothed male naked female, taking off underwear, man wrapped in a towel, female objectification, naked in public, death by shooting, jungle, brothel, fight, forest ...
Time: 1950s
Place: singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Carry on England (1976)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Captain S. Melly takes over as the new Commanding Officer at an experimental mixed sex air defence base. It's 1940 and England is under heavy bombardment, but the crew seem more interested in each other than the enemy planes above. Captain ...
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34%
The Roses of the Desert (2006)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sanitary battalion of Italian Army is sent to Sorman oasis in Lybia during the Africa campaign in 1940. Soon an Italian missionary, living nearby, succeed to transform the occupation by Italian Army in a kind of humanitarian mission. In fact all ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: desert, friendship, soldier, military, war, escapades, society, state affairs, friends, cross, world war two, gay slur ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: africa, libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Atlantic Wall (1970)
Genre: War, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 1944. Léon Duchemin owns a restaurant with his sister. His clients are Germans, Résistance et black marketeers. Léon unwillingly joins the Résistance when a British pilot is shot down and hides in his attic and, through a series of mishaps, he ...
Plot: world war two, father daughter relationship, baby, father son relationship, map, disguise, gift, prisoner, riding a bicycle, kitchen, hit on the head, stabbed in the belly ...
Time: year 1944
Place: english channel, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Soldier and the Elephant (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Soldier Armenak is given an extraordinary task: to transport an elephant from Germany to the Yerevan Zoo.
Plot: soldier, world war two, zoo, elephant
Time: 1940s
Place: armenia, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Situation Hopeless... But Not Serious (1965)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lonely German clerk captures two American flyers and keeps them as prisoners in his basement long after WWII has ended. Director Gottfried Reinhardt's 1965 comedy stars Alec Guinness, Robert Redford and Michael Connors.
Plot: new world, pilot, alternate reality, world war two, captive
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Le diable rose (1988)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Double-agent Brigitte Lahaie is the star attraction at a strip-joint/brothel called "Le Diable Rose" in Nazi occupied France which is frequented by both Nazis and Partisans alike.
Plot: nazi occupation, nun, d day, brothel, nazi, resistance, sex, female nudity, world war two, spy
Place: normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Ashi Hi Banwa Banwi (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Dhananjay makes Parshuram and Sudhir to act as his and his brothers wife as the landlady only wants married couples. What will happen when the landlady will come to know the truth and how will they all face her as she is very lovable to all.
Plot: landlord, cross dressing, marriage, restaurant, female impersonation, husband wife relationship, cockroach, sitcom, garden, police station, bungalow, female boss
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reporter in Iraq might just have the story of a lifetime when he meets Lyn Cassady, a guy who claims to be a former member of the U.S. Army's New Earth Army, a unit that employs paranormal powers in their missions.
Style: clever, humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: paranormal activity, new age, gulf war, journalism, military, hippie, war, military base, drugs/alcohol, military life, vietnam veteran, drug use ...
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Love Feast (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Mr. Murphy, a photographer, lures models to his house on the pretense of legitimate modelling work, and then busies himself bedding them. After a while, his bedroom has gotten pretty crowded and he's exhausted, so he snags a taxi cab driver to ...
Plot: drag, orgy, fetishism, photo model, dominatrix, female nudity, humiliation, photographer, sex, cross dressing
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Seventh Company Has Been Found (1975)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The second part of the Seventh Company adventures.
Plot: motorcycle, castle, bridge, chess, officer, mattress, motorcycle with a sidecar, german occupation, cow, sabotage, secret passageway, escape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Private Navy of Sgt. O'Farrell (1968)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sgt. O'Farrell an Army soldier on an island in the South Pacific during World War II is trying to bring the two basics of life to his fellow servicemen, women and beer. The supply ship carrying the beer is torpedoed and the contingent of nurses ...
Plot: navy, nurse, funeral, airplane, beach, world war two, japanese soldier, raft, beer can, rescue, irish american, torpedo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Get Along, Mate (1981)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on a TV sit-com series and set in World War II, about how an ordinary woodcutter develops into an active partisan fighter.
Plot: partisan, fight, deserter, world war two, military training
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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