Movies like 1001 Nights 1968

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1001 Nights (1968)
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1001 Nights (1968)
Original name: La esclava del paraíso
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Omar and his friend, Ali, returning to Moorish Granada after several years in the Middle East, discover that an evil usurper is now in power. With the help of a female genie, Omar sets about restoring freedom and justice.
Plot: genie, dancing, party, punishment, ritual, dinner

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, fairy tale, humorous and semi serious films with plots about party, adventure, heroes, dancing, dinner, escapades and danger mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like 1001 Nights: Love Is a Four Letter Word (2007), Hochzeit in Rom (2017), Adventures of Aladdin (2019), Till Dad Do Us Part (2001), The Neighbor (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Love Is a Four Letter Word (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Margaret and Martin Harper, both sixty years old, are filing for divorce, but plan to keep everything as civilized as possible. Complications arise when their respective attorneys, the equally cynical Emily Bennett and Kenton Rhodes, unexpectedly ...
Plot: divorce, lawyer, divorce lawyer, dog, ritual, dinner, kiss, party, dancing, beach
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Hochzeit in Rom (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, Italy
Story: On business trip in Milan, Bavarian architect Max Hauser falls in love with strong-willed waitress Bianca, who is fired for speaking up to his rude colleagues. When he proposes, she runs, but he traces her to Rome, where he finds she's actually ...
Plot: barefoot woman, female nudity, father son relationship, party, dinner, cave, ritual, bed, infidelity, adultery, gift, in laws ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Adventures of Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With the help of a magical lamp, an impoverished young man transforms himself into a prince in order to win the heart of a beautiful princess. A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Plot: genie, cave in, costume, muscleman, desert, male objectification, tornado, lizard, fire, aladdin, desire, beefcake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Till Dad Do Us Part (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Banker Gavin Corbett refuses, unlike his wife Virginia, who would just wait, to stand by as his spoiled daughter Rebecca `Becky` announces she wants to abandon her medical studies and marry idealistic, unruly environmental activist Dennis Qualintip. ...
Plot: urination, vomiting, ritual, bed, party, dinner, falling
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Neighbor (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A businessman (Modine) watches as his life begins to unravel after learning his ex-wife is going to marry his best friend. A distracting battle of wills with a real estate developer, however, might just be the thing that turns his life around.
Plot: architect, kissing, dinner, blackmail, party, undressing, boxer shorts, vandalism, gift, dancing, underwear, bribery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.2
 451
Naked Wishes (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After inheriting a trunk with a lantern in it, a man releases a beautiful genie named Samanthia. She starts granting his wishes and sexiness emerges all around him.
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: magic, kiss, genie, strip club, desire, sexploitation, bare breasts, female nudity, erotica, sex, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Husband For Hire (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Husband for Hire is a 2008 comedy television film that premiered on Oxygen Network on January 24, 2008. Husband for Hire was written and directed by Kris Isacsson, and it starred Nadine Velazquez, Tempestt Bledsoe, Mark Consuelos, Erik Estrada and ...
Plot: briefs, dancing, underwear, public humiliation, bed, ritual, towel, party, scolding
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Frog Prince (1991)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: German/Czechoslovakian depiction of the famous fairy tale 'The Frog Prince', by the Brothers Grimm. When a young princess, instead of being fully dedicated to her love, persists in running around like a tomboy and roaming the forests with ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: brothers grimm, swimming pool, ritual, prank, party, dancing, picnic
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Allerleirauh (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Maddened by grief over his late queen, king Tobald decides to wed their only daughter Lotte, the only female resembling her. Having failed to put him off by exorbitant demands, she puts on the unique cloak made of all fur types in the realm and ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: transformation, dinner, gift, father figure, punishment, party, dancing, chores, abuse, embarrassment, bully
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 3K
Aladin (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Based in the municipality of Khwaish, abused by his classmates, Aladin Chatterjee, who was orphaned when his parents, Arun and Riya, died in an accident in Siachen Valley, lived with his paternal grandfather until the later's passing. Now ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: genie, good versus evil, gang, wish come true, escapades, orphan, family, love and romance, rivalry, imaginary, adventure, supernatural ...
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 434
To Trap a Spy (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Drama, Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The men from U.N.C.L.E. are off to Africa to stop the assassination of a president.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, senator, redhead, gunshot wound, handcuffs, james bond spoof, secret agent, wedding ring, ex boyfriend, lipstick, fictional country, gun ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: washington d.c., virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Journey to the West (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a world plagued by demons who cause great human suffering, young demon hunter Xuan Zang risks his all to conquer a water demon, a pig demon and the demon of all demons, Sun Wukong.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, heroic mission, battles, adventure, legends and myths, folk hero, save the day, imaginary, daring rescue, heroes ...
Place: china, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 2K
Khottabych (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young programmer and hacker Gena meets Khottabych - a genie who can't quite understand today life realities after spending thousands of years in a lamp.
Style: feel good, exciting, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: genie, hacker, internet, villain, old man, magic, older man younger man relationship, wish come true, youth, male friendship, friendship between men, plan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 853
1001 Nights (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Sheherazade has been married to a ruler who wants many wives, but only one at a time. Consequently, as soon as he has bedded them, he has them put to death. In most retellings, the girl staves off this unfortunate conclusion by putting off the ...
Style: satirical, fairy tale
Plot: genie, king, magic, desert, parachuting, heroes, journey, wife, motorcycle, escape, naked woman, small breasts ...
Place: london, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: witchcraft, witch, cave woman, amulet, caveman, broom, time travel, ancient rome, professor, loincloth, dance number, medieval
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Circle of Iron (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young martial artist, Cord the Seeker, competes for and loses the right to go on a quest for the Book of All Knowlege held by a wizard named Zetan
Style: serious, low-budget, psychotronic
Plot: martial arts, heroes, witchcraft, legends and myths, heroic mission, danger, good versus evil, obsessive quest, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, escapades ...
Place: middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Brezeln für den Pott (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Roland Reuter, a Swabian executive of bakery chain Weckle, is promoted to Meiderich near Duisburg in the derelict Ruhr as branch manager. His wife Sibil, a teacher, and troublesome teen daughter Lea won't move with him, at least for now. ...
Plot: infidelity, father figure, vomiting, dancing, punishment, drinking, competition, party, urination, gift, bully, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 302
Rapunzel (2009)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A poor farmer and his wife are expecting a child at last. But after eating rampion , which she got from a sorceress, the mother developed an addiction to the rampion, which can only get from the garden of the sorceress of the father. He steals in ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: ritual, bully, transformation, dancing, blackmail, therapy, dinner, teenager, father son relationship, adoption, chores, party
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Man from Acapulco (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: François Merlin (Belmondo) is a Jean Bruce type writer of pulp espionage novels (he has written 42 so far) and about half of the film plays in his imagination, where he is the world-renowned superspy "Bob Sinclar" Christine is a sociology ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, cult film, cult movie cast ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, parody, romance, heroes, undercover, disorder, blood, spy, henchman, pulp fiction, barefoot male ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Honeymoon for One (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman finds out her fiancé has been cheating on her so she ends her engagement just a week before the wedding. She embarks on an unexpected adventure when she goes on her honeymoon to a beautiful Irish castle estate - alone.
Plot: honeymoon, cheating, infidelity, dinner, scolding, drinking, gift, marriage, kiss, party
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Athisaya Piravi (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Athisaya Piravi is a 1990 Tamil film starring Rajinikanth, Nagesh and Kanaka and music composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The film was directed by SP. Muthuraman. The film is a remake of Yamudiki Mogudu, a 1988 Telugu film starring Chiranjeevi (in a dual ...
Plot: hell, dancing, cigarette smoking, death, reincarnation, soul transference, murder, dwarf, afterlife
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Aladdin and His Magic Lamp (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A young boy finds a magic lantern that contains a genie, and when he frees the genie he's granted three wishes. He uses the wishes to help the princess of Baghdad and her father fight off an evil sorcerer who's trying to take over the ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: black magic, princess, rags to riches, arabian nights, genie, magic
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Blessed Events (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Again the film centres on a decidedly ordinary young woman – here, thirtysomething single Simone – caught up in an extraordinary situation: finding she’s pregnant after an anonymous (and evidently rare) one-night stand, she visits the hospital ...
Plot: female director, fatherhood, nightclub, dancing, sex scene, party, kissing, dinner, bed
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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A Chinese Odyssey Part Two: Cinderella (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This sequel to "Pandora's Box" continues director Jeffrey Lau's adaptation of the Buddhism saga "Journey to the West". Stranded five centuries in the past, Joker Monkey King must battle a variety of monsters, seductive ...
Style: exciting, epic, offbeat, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: monk, destiny, reincarnation, time travel, master warrior, escapades, love and romance, heroes, imaginary, danger, adventure, legends and myths ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
George and the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A knight returning from the Crusades takes on a dragon and becomes a legend.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, melancholic, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: sword, clergy, good versus evil, heroes, dragon, rivalry, danger, wooing, nun, catholic priest, mother superior, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, holy land, middle east, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The White Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this swordfighting comedy, a young noblewoman falls in love with a prince of the Imperial House. By accident, she acquires the martial arts skills of the White Dragon. New in her power, she learns that there are definite advantages in performing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, tragic hero, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, love affair, fall in love, true love, escapades, rivalry, danger, intrigue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
That Man from Rio (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Farce, spy spoof, and adventure. Swarthy thieves ignore jewels to steal an Amazon figurine from the Museum of Man in Paris' Trocadero Palace and kidnap the world's authority on the lost Maltec civilization. Cut to Agnes, the daughter of a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, spy, daring rescue, crimes, nothing goes right, cons and scams, romance, escapades, danger, disorder, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 3K
Aladdin (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Updating of the old "Aladdin" Arabian Nights tale, as a teenager in modern-day Miami finds a magic lantern and out pops a genie, who's been asleep for 200 years and in his gratitude grants the boy several wishes.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: genie, desire, hopes, imaginary, youth, anti hero, miraculous event, wish come true, teenage life, disorder, superhero, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Alexandria Again and Forever (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An evil king makes a bargain with a devil in order to get away with murdering his wife.
Style: exciting, serious, offbeat, stylized, psychotronic ...
Plot: danger, heroes, wizards and magicians, fall in love, siblings relations, love affair, legends and myths, destiny, love and romance, dishonesty, adventure, soldier ...
Place: crete
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
From the Orient with Fury (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A scientist who has invented a weapon capable of disintegrating solid matter is kidnapped by a criminal gang, which intends to sell the scientist and his weapon to the highest bidder. A secret agent and the scientist's daughter set out to track ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: secret agents, spy, secret agent, belly dancing, criminal syndicate, james bond spoof, caught in the rain, phone booth, belly dancer, scientist, tied to a chair, fistfight ...
Place: madrid, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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