Movies like The Murder of Mr. Devil

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The Murder of Mr. Devil (1970)
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The Murder of Mr. Devil (1970)
Original name: Vražda ing. Čerta
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Comedy with fairy-tale touches, about Kate, who wants to marry, and Mr. Devil, who is not interested in the heart or soul of this passionate and aging lady, but is interested in her good cooking – for Mr. Devil is a glutton.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: female director, loneliness, devil, food, kitchen, witchcraft, hunger, prophecy, fiancee, feminism, feminist, mirror, fortune teller, midlife crisis, murder, seductive behavior, seductive woman, dinner, furniture, sexism, surrealism, female chauvinism, emancipation, guest, absurdism ...

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Most similar movies to The Murder of Mr. Devil

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, cult film, sex comedy and surreal films with plots about surrealism, urban fantasy, murder, rivalry, rival, seductive behavior and absurdism mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Murder of Mr. Devil: What Men Want (2018), Martyrs of Love (1967), The Immortal Woman (1993), Straw Hat (1972), It's Not Me (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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What Men Want (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The charismatic and self-confident man, Karel Král, is the editor-in-chief of men's magazine. Although a chauvinistic type, he is very popular with women. However, he struggles in his personal life. He frequently argues with his ex-wife over ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: singer, forest, flamethrower, guitar, raised middle finger, performance, sexism, sleeping on a couch, transformation, magic, policewoman, guitar playing ...
Place: prague czech republic, central europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Martyrs of Love (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: This three-part ballad, which often uses music to stand in for dialogue, remains the most perfect embodiment of Nemec’s vision of a film world independent of reality. Mounting a defense of timid, inhibited, clumsy, and unsuccessful individuals, ...
Style: anthology
Plot: nun, fiancee, surrealism, absurdism, gypsy, jazz singer, playing piano, barefoot male, wedding ceremony, garden party, playing violin, guitar playing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Immortal Woman (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The filmed fairy-tale is a comedy based on the classical story about Reason and Happiness. This enchanting couple is ever debating on which of the two is more important for mankind, their encounters are watched by the third fairy-tale figure aunt ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: holiday, manipulative woman, manipulative person, psychological manipulation, female villain, female antagonist, manipulative behavior, villainess, envy, bet, manipulation, snake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.2
 116
Straw Hat (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Slacker Maurice Fadinar wasted his whole inheritance and the only way out of this situation, as it seems, to marry Helen Nonankur - daughter of a wealthy farmer. At the last meeting with his mistress in a nearby forest Fadinar's horse eats ...
Plot: awkward situation, greenhouse, unfaithful wife, locked in a closet, comedy of errors, locked in, chase, foot chase, party, wedding, horse, employer employee relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Celebration in the Botanical Garden (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: One of the lead characters is Maria, an inn keeper; always a bride but never a wife. She meets the newcomer Pierre, who disturbs the peace of the small village and teaches the locals how to enjoy life. The film is full of fireworks of lovely ...
Style: psychedelic
Plot: greenhouse, expressionism, carnival, miraculous event, village, garden, fight, goose, cow, innkeeper, angel, beer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.4
 51
It's Not Me (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: woman with glasses, change in lifestyle, id, mysterious event, ladies man, sex on a train, looking at self in mirror, whistling, photographer, rivalry, strong female character, wedding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Invisible Woman (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: female director, family relations, surrealism, supernatural power, acting audition, gynecologist, ancestor, doctor, scientist
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 185
Freak Orlando (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: FREAK ORLANDO is divided into five more-or-less distinct sections, all featuring "Freak" Orlando, a woman, played by the late Magdalena Montezuma, who appears in various guises, and deformities, throughout.
Style: cult film, experimental, surreal, absurd
Plot: female director, nun costume, abstract art, fire, chicken, surrealism, male nudity, cripple, feminism, mallet, religious icon, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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One Foot in Heaven (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bull Webster is a taxi driver with some work problems on his hands: the Spider Corporation, a giant financial holding company, has decided to buy out his taxi co-operative in order to make it go bankrupt and purchase its land at a low cost. Bull is ...
Plot: taxi driver, lottery, lack of money, checkers, lottery ticket, god, telescope, biblical reference, taking a bath, heaven, hospital room, thunderstorm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Report on the Party and the Guests (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: In Jan Němec’s surreal fable, a picnic is rudely transformed into a lesson in political hierarchy when a handful of mysterious authority figures show up. This allegory about oppression and conformity was banned in its home country but became an ...
Style: allegory
Plot: picnic, surrealism, freedom, bully, symbolism, satire, tyranny, conformity, eccentricity, freak, man child, speech ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.8
 9K
Switch (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steve Brooks, a sexist womanizer, is killed by a group of his angry former lovers. In heaven, he makes a bargain with God for redemption and agrees to return to Earth. Once there, he must have a sincere relationship with a female and make her fall ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, inspirational, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, reincarnation, fish out of water, switching roles, murder, gender, womanizer, redemption, love and romance, disorder, partners, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.7
 1K
Hunk (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A "devilish" tale about an ordinary guy who is visited by a beautiful apparition promising him popularity and drop-dead good looks in exchange for his soul. Transformed overnight into a "hunk," he soon discovers there may be hell ...
Style: semi serious, sexy, humorous, sex comedy, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: nerd, beach, disorder, couples, fall in love, switching roles, unlikely couple, love and romance, womanizer, cons and scams, physical appearance, beach house ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.0
 975
Happy End (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A dark comedy about a murder and its consequences presented in a backwards manner, where death is actually a rebirth. The film starts with an "execution" of the main protagonist and goes back to explore his previous actions and motivations.
Style: avant garde, absurd, psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: murder of wife, cookie, murder, prison, funeral, wedding, surrealism, absurdism, body in a trunk, female nudity, capital punishment, guillotine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Fatty Drives the Bus (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Oh no! It appears as if Satan isn't going to fill his soul quota this month! So of course, he turns himself into a tour guide and takes a bus-load of unsuspecting tourists on a ride down the highway to hell.
Plot: absurd humor, surrealism, bus, devil, cross dressing, bus driver, hell, piano, tour guide
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Four Murders Are Enough, Darling (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two criminal gangs are ruthlessly fighting for a 1-million dollar check that, purely by chance, got into the flat of shy high school teacher George Camel. As the number of victims sharply increases, Camel is mistakenly regarded as a mass murderer ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: fake moustache, cocktail, pimp, manipulative behavior, finding a dead body, man wearing a wig, man in underwear, manipulative person, seductive behavior, wanted, discovering a dead body, mass murderer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 2K
Cockpit (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After getting fired from his current job as a pilot and dumped by his current wife, he seeks to find a new job. Out of desperation on the job market he disguises himself as a woman in order to get a job from Silver, a company seeking a female pilot. ...
Plot: pilot, loss of job, male masturbation, masturbation, job interview, female chauvinist, male to female cross dressing, female chauvinism, female sexist, airplane, divorce, emotional abuse ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Dawn Breaks, Which Is No Small Thing (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Theodore, a young Spanish engineer who works as a professor at the University of Oklahoma, returned to Spain to enjoy a sabbatical year. Upon arrival, he discovers that his father killed his mother and, to compensate for the loss, he bought a ...
Plot: surrealism, countryside, village, election, mayor
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 260
The White Lady (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This castle has its own ghost - a mysterious White lady. She emerges from the painting on the wall when someone speaks out magic formula. White lady is good ghost, she can make someone's wishes true. Even if it is a new duct. But a miracle is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, small town, female ghost, political satire, ghost story, magical power, priest, painting, mysterious event, urban fantasy, satire, bureaucracy
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Spooky Bunch (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Cantonese opera company is attacked by an army of ghosts, thanks to a feud between the dead grandfathers of one of the company's actresses and a young man.
Plot: female director, cantonese, spirit, possession, curse, actor, supernatural, ghost
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Work is a 4-Letter Word (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dreamlike satire about a young man who resists getting a job at the lone employing conglomerate in his dreary industrial town, but changes his mind when he discovers the plant's boiler room has the perfect climate to assist him with his pet ...
Plot: machine, weirdo, surrealism, cult, factory, underground, technology, fiancee, mushroom, job, employment
Time: future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 39
The Spooks (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Style: psychotronic
Plot: witch, wet clothes, jealous woman, delivery, dance scene, potion, locked door, playing piano, piano playing, school teacher, twin, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Witch Without a Broom (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A flirtatious sorcerous fancies a handsome human professor. Cross time antics arise when she attempts to bring the hapless professor into her alternate dimension.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dance number, professor, witch, cave woman, witchcraft, medieval, caveman, amulet, time travel, broom, ancient rome, loincloth
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 168
Cleo/Leo (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Leo Blockman (Scott Baker), an egocentric, sexist businessman who thinks he's God's gift to women, gets a taste of his own medicine when he tries picking up the wrong woman: a murderous psycho who shoots him. Leo falls off a bridge and ...
Style: sex comedy, surprise ending
Plot: switching bodies, gender bending, sex scene, reincarnation, female nudity, murder, cigar smoking, office, poker, retribution, transsexual, sexist
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Under the Glacier (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: Iceland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A hapless guy from the city visits an isolated Icelandic seaside settlement. He gradually realizes that the seals are not what they seem, and that two of the inhabitants are magicians, vieing for the favour of a mysterious woman. Liberated from a ...
Plot: magic, female director, shapeshifting, duel
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 218
Rumburak (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wizarding criminal Rumburak, exiled to the Mortal Realm, uses a supercomputer to recreate his lost spell formulas. His software falls into the hands of humans, chaos ensues, and Rumburak suddenly finds himself on the side of good.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: school, rivalry, prank, fish out of water, teenager, teenage girl, wizards, parallel worlds, parallel world, raven, robot, spell ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.3
 784
School Spirit (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The only thing keeping Billy Batson from the girl of his dreams is one little condom -- or rather the lack of one. Lucky Billy finds one at an all-night roadhouse -- but speeding back to his girl, he is killed in a head-on collision with a truck. ...
Style: sex comedy, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: condom, ghost, school, invisibility, wheelchair, listening to music, college, taking a photograph, dancing, friendship, student, humiliation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Brewster McCloud (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Brewster is an owlish, intellectual boy who lives in a fallout shelter of the Houston Astrodome. He has a dream: to take flight within the confines of the stadium. Brewster tells those he trusts of his dream, but displays a unique way of treating ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, dark humor, surreal ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, tour guide, retirement home, flying, bird, car chase, guardian angel, wings, vietnam war, bittersweet, obsessive quest ...
Place: texas, usa, vietnam, san francisco, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
How to Wake a Princess (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The king Dalimil and the queen Eliska waited to see a longed-for offspring - a daughter Ruzenka. But Eliska's envious and bad sister Melánie curses her. When Ruzenka becomes 17 years old she will prick her finger and she will fall asleep for ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: fictitious kingdom, curse, king, prince, princess, queen
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
 136
Move (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young playwright who writes porno novels to overcome a writer's block, lives the fantasies of one of his books, while trying to move with his wife from one apartment into a larger one.
Plot: playwright, times square manhattan new york city, dog walker, pornographer, police officer, surrealism, absurdism, secretary, horse, husband wife relationship, central park manhattan new york city, moving ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
My Tale Is Hot (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The devil emerges from the ground in a suburbanite's garden and tries to tempt him with a variety of naked women.
Plot: devil, temptation, bare breasts, nudie cutie, female nudity, exploitation, swimming pool, burlesque, lucifer, twist the dance, husband wife relationship, devotion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%