Movies like The Wise Guy

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The Wise Guy (1962)
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The Wise Guy (1962)
Original name: Ο Ατσίδας
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alekos (Dinos Iliopoulos) is in love with Voula (Maria Voulgari) whose brother threatens to kill him if he doesn't marry her soon. Alekos' father (Pantelis Zervos) on the other hand insists that Alekos' sister (Zoe Laskari) has to get married before him. His sister Annoula (Zoe Laskari) is in love with Antonis (Stephanos Stratigos) and pressures him to ask for her hand in marriage from her family. Antonis meets Alekos by accident at a cafe in Panorama - they don't know each other - and advises him to use the infalible method of "escaping through an engagement" to calm down Voula's brother. This is after all what he intends to do himself... And God help them...
Style: romantic
Plot: love, dancing, blonde, lovers, beach, suicide, greek, happy ending, coffee, brother sister relationship, brother, problem, garden, tradition, gardener, black ops, stranger, satire, secret, affair, blond, plan, sister, family honor, marriage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, balkan, hellas, macedonia

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Most similar movies to The Wise Guy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out romantic, light, humorous and feel good films with plots about love, hellenic, greek, happy ending, dancing, sea and beach mostly in Comedy, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like The Wise Guy: The Bait (1964), Woe to young people (1961), Teddy Boy My Love (1965), Something Hot (1964), My Daughter, the Socialist (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Bait (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Α crook turns a cabaret girl into a fine lady to use her as bait for his victims.
Plot: dancer, poker, nightclub, cheating at cards, scoundrel, evidence, scam, undercover, arrest, employee, rich, brawl ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, athens greece
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95%
Woe to young people (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two rich old friends, Andreas and Agisilaos are in love with young Rita. Andreas believes that youth and not money drive the word. He sells his soul to the devil, becomes young and flirts Rita. However, in the end it is Agisilaos that wins, as both ...
Plot: pact with the devil, love, old man, easter, it was all a dream, older man younger woman relationship, deal with the devil, devil, poverty, athenian, chauffeur, neighbor ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Teddy Boy My Love (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two young lovers are discovering that the widowed parents keep hidden bond and plan to marry soon Life, salesman dream and consumer goods of our civilization, will enter the life Asimaki, a benevolent and middle-aged widower chromatopoli, having ...
Plot: family relations, saleswoman, widower, love, father, descendant, aspiration, chore, hopes, change, inheritance, daughter ...
Time: 60s, future
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.7
 616
Something Hot (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During an International Trade Fair at Thessaloniki, a mature woman, Rena (Martha Karagianni), goes there with her sister to convince her childhood friend Dinos (Dinos Iliopoulos) to have a "white wedding" so that she can inherit a large ...
Plot: flirting, boss, dancing, beach, water skiing, music band, club, sea, song, exhibition
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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My Daughter, the Socialist (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Liza falls in love with one of her father's employees. Her socialistic ideas about employment drive her to collide with her father and the sociopolitical status of the time.
Plot: factory, socialist, factory worker, romance, greek, dancing, arrest, sea, beach, fight, rally, daughter ...
Time: 60s
Place: hellas, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The King of Gaffes (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A very clever detective is on a mission to find a shipowner's daughter, having as a sole research element a mole on the girl's buttock.
Plot: bicycle, boss, king, love, affair, sea, greek, chase, happy ending, investigation, stalking, target ...
Time: 60s
Place: athens greece, greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Marriage... Greek Style (1964)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mina is dreaming of becoming a painter and Petros works in a company. They meet and fall in love during the carnival, but later lose contact. They meet again without recognizing each other and eventually get married. However they have no idea how ...
Plot: marriage, mother, married couple, house, greek, party, family relations, masquerade, theater, mother in law, nerd, marital problem ...
Time: 60s
Place: athens greece, hellas, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Throbs at the Desk (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Lisa is a student, pretending the sick not to go to school. Her parents are worried about her health and call the doctor to examine her. He realizes her lies but he covers her. Soon, they fall in love and eventually get married. However, after the ...
Plot: doctor, marriage, nostalgia, suspicion, misunderstanding, jealousy, fake illness, high school student, couples, diploma, doctors, professor ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, constantinople, hellas, athens greece, istanbul turkey
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A Bachelor's Pad For Ten (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 114 min.
Story: To make some easy money, Stamatis rents Chroni's house to his womanizer boss Soultanoglou but also to his other boss's wife, Dora, who decided to cheat on her husband ... So, Chroni's house turns into a double love nest for cheating ...
Plot: striptease, employee, extramarital affair, money problems, police officer, boss, factory owner, tenant, sister, affair, passion, brother ...
Time: 80s
Place: athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Blue Beads from Greece (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A feud develops between a taverna with bouzoukia and a club next door that plays modern music.
Plot: rich girl, nightclub, fall in love, dancing, merchant, hairdresser, restaurant, barbershop, club, expatriate, party, dream ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
My friend Lefterakis (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Theodoros in order to be able to go out with his occasional lovers, he "invented" a non-existent friend from Patras, Lefterakis, and use him as an alibi in wife Fofo. When one day arrives at home, quite suddenly, the non-existent friend ...
Plot: imaginary friend, womanizer, wife, lie, psychiatrist, masquerade, misunderstanding, maid, farce, unfaithful husband, greek, fur ...
Time: 60s
Place: hellas, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Mermaids for Love (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Petros, a race car driver and son of a construction mogul, hears about an island with promising business opportunities. He tells his father, they have to buy land there but Flora, a night club owner also learns about it and arrives at the island ...
Plot: dancing, tourist, pirate, real estate, happy ending, summer, sea, realtor, love, engagement, sun, plan ...
Place: athens greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Joy and Tears (1970)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A carefree young man, Alekos, son of shipowner Venier, meets a poor girl, Christina, who makes the clown in a small circus. Christina does not tell Aleko the truth about her work, and when an unexpected episode forces her to return to the circus, ...
Plot: party, rich father, profession, lovers, performance, circus, colleague, servant, encounter, performer, arena, impresario ...
Time: 70s
Place: athens greece, greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
 38K
Overboard (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A spoiled, wealthy yacht owner is thrown overboard and becomes the target of revenge from his mistreated employee. A remake of the 1987 comedy.
Style: romantic, funny, light, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: happy ending, amnesia, memory loss, rich, family life, family relations, love, yacht, romance, revenge, social differences, wealth ...
Time: 2010s
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Apollo Goes on Holiday (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Greece, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Prince Jan is spying on beautiful tour guide Elena from his helicopter while touring Greece. He escapes from his entourage and joins the girl's group, posing as a humble visitor. The two fall in love, but Prince Jan, knowing that he has duties ...
Plot: singer, tourist, greek island, dancing, sea, tour guide, bus, sightseeing, theater, ambassador, helicopter, dancer ...
Time: 60s
Place: hellas, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
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Our Love (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An usherette in a theatre, where a distinguished and popular actor performs, gets her big break when the leading actress has an accident. The director decides to take advantage of the heretofore unexploited talent of the girl and asks her to replace ...
Plot: success, replacement, love affair, accident, showbiz, athenian, blonde, doorman, backstage, happy ending, talented, humble ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Blonde Around the Corner (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An unemployed astrophysicist finds a job of a docker at a grocery store, where he falls in love with a street-wise saleswoman in the produce department. But the groom runs away at the wedding reception.
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, light, romantic
Plot: wedding, astrophysicist, love, satire, male female relationship, life, workplace, romance, happy ending, love and romance, clerk, meaning of life ...
Time: 80s
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In a countryside village, a veteran politician, Damalas, and a young attorney, Ntinos, son of the village doctor, are rivals in the upcoming elections. Main controller of the political dispute is the all-powerful president of the village, Spyros ...
Plot: election, village, president, politician, poor, in love, problem, chore, patriotism, race against time, mission, sun ...
Time: 60s
Place: hellas, provence, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Eftyhos... trellathika! (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Charilaos Maraziotis (Nikos Stavridis) is a shopkeeper who owes the whole market and is in danger of going to jail, both because of his creditors and because of IKA and the tax administration. Iro is his secretary and fiancee, because she is poor, ...
Style: mad
Plot: debt, girlfriend, factory owner, male protagonist, factory, businessman, insanity, business, fake, plan, officer, spirit ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 50K
Set It Up (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two overworked assistants with nasty bosses try to get their supervisors out of their hair.
Style: romantic, feel good, entertaining, humorous, light ...
Plot: happy ending, fall in love, assistant, employer employee relationship, love and romance, boss, matchmaking, plan, escapades, obnoxious boss, corporation, dating ...
Place: new york yankees, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Kissing Booth 2 (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Following the love adventures of Elle, Noah, and Lee.
Style: romantic, sweet, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: high school hunk, love, teenage love, opposites attract, male female friendship, friendship between teens, love and romance, first love, brother brother relationship, secret, long distance relationship, forbidden love ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
He's a Mad Mad Veggos (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Thanassis leaves the orphanage tries to do various jobs but with no consolidates. A private detective manages to find his father who is rich. Thanasis will move into his luxurious house but there will come other problems.
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Time: 60s
Place: athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bang-Bang Wedding! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Elias and Marina arrive in Crete to join their lives in the holy bonds of marriage, friends and family that are waiting and how! The marriage is celebrated regularly and all are preparing to celebrate but their fate surprises A small but ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, feel good, light, road movie
Plot: wedding, marriage, wedding party, misadventure, father son relationship, wedding ceremony, family relations, love and romance, arranged marriage, friendship, disorder, party ...
Time: 21st century
Place: greece, crete
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: funny
Plot: secret agents, espionage, assignment, ruse, diploma, operative, tasks, mishap, success, technology, team, business ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Kamikazi, agapi mou (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Stathis loves bikes, Rena wants to dance all the time and Aleksis goes crazy for rock music. They are three crazy siblings. One of them, Stathis, doesn't seem capable to keep a job and when he loses his girlfriend, his mother decides to give ...
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Love Me Not? (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Spying a lissome young woman standing topless on a nearby balcony, Giorgos (Andreas Barcoulis) climbs up onto a nearby rooftop to get a better look. At a critical moment in his climb, his family and friends call out to him and he falls, suffering a ...
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Time: 80s
Place: hellas, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
I Will... I Will... For Now (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Elliot Gould stars as Les Bingham, who takes umbrage that his ex-wife Katie (Diane Keaton) has a new love in life. What Les doesn't realize is that her new paramour is lawyer Lou Springer (Paul Sorvino). When Katie's sister Sally (Candy ...
Plot: lawyer, love, marriage, divorce, husband wife relationship, contract
Time: 70s
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33%
Mitsos, the Laughing Stock (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gender-bender comedy directed by Omiros Efstratiadis.
Style: romantic, intellectual
Plot: disguise, matchmaking, rivals, kamikaze, friend, friendship, love, lovesick, affection, cross dressing, gender disguise, fortune teller ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
My Kuya's Wedding (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Inseparable as siblings, Jeff and Kat grew up very close to each other through thick and thin. Kat being overzealous and very wary of girls who likes her brother Jeff. Her Kuya simply means the world to her. Years later, Kat is all grown-up and ...
Plot: wedding, gay friend, jealousy, sister, airport, ex boyfriend, church, brother sister relationship, wrestler, sibling, brother, cemetery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Miami Rhapsody (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gwyn Marcus has always wanted a marriage like her parents. She has just accepted the proposal of her boyfriend Matt, but she has misgivings about their future together. Her fear of commitment grows as she learns of the various affairs that her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, neurotic, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, romance, parents and children, couple relations, infidelity, couples, looking for love, eccentric family, love affair, fall in love, dysfunctional family, marital problem ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%