Movies like The Bait

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The Bait (1964)
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The Bait (1964)
Original name: Το δόλωμα
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: poker, dancer, nightclub, cheating at cards, trio, dancing, sea, money, police, con artists, gang, rich, hotel, blonde, song, impersonation, officer, con men, club, cabaret, card playing, night, pantyhose, show, brawl ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, athens

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about dancing, love, greek, romance, love and romance, couples and marriage mostly in Comedy, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like The Bait: My Daughter, the Socialist (1966), Throbs at the Desk (1963), Joy and Tears (1970), My friend Lefterakis (1963), The Wise Guy (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, romance, factory worker, singing, fight, arrest, boss, field trip, greek, rally, daughter ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: hellas, athens greece, athens, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: marriage, doctor, nostalgia, student, misunderstanding, suspicion, singing, professor, fake illness, jealousy, instructor, classmate ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, istanbul turkey, constantinople, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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: blonde, rain, hellenic, backstage, athenian, traffic, greek, impresario, servant, butler, performance, heavy rain ...
Time: 70s
Place: athens greece, hellas, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: womanizer, imaginary friend, lie, wife, hellenic, unfaithful husband, psychiatrist, greek, maid, fur, misunderstanding, farce
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, athens, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Wise Guy (1962)
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 ...
Style: romantic
Plot: suicide note, garden, coffee, sibling, dancing, hellenic, satire, clandestine, problem, bouzouki, lovers, dance ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: hellas, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: replacement, love affair, success, accident, slap, love, humble, happy ending, envy, greek, actress, undressing ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, hellas, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, ...
Plot: girlfriend, factory owner, insanity, psychiatrist, money problems, mad, businessman, business, liquor, alcohol, factory, scheme ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, athens, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: sea, tourist, sightseeing, bus, dancer, greek island, singer, hellenic, athenian, secret identity, song, love ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, hellas, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: widower, love, saleswoman, family relations, father, fortune, store, fast car, convertible, daughter, lodge, inheritance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, future
Place: greece, athens greece, athens
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: song, club, boss, music band, sea, exhibition, dancing, flirting, flirt, beach, water skiing
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: love, young, pact with the devil, friendship, lie, mother daughter relationship, friend, suitcase, mother, affair, garden, happy ending ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, athens, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, married couple, mother-in-law, mother, house, hellenic, male female relationship, greek, car accident, marital problem, courtroom, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens, athens greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, father, beach, sand, hotel, match, mother, poverty, saint, mission, rival ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: athens, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, newlyweds, honeymoon, womanizer, opposites attract, conservative, apartment, romance, love, battle of the sexes, bohemian life, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: bachelor, lust, bathtub, rent, lingerie, brother, factory, taxi, taking a bath, gramophone, earthquake, tenant ...
Time: 80s
Place: athens, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Walk Don't Run (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: British industrialist Sir William Rutland - "Bill" to his friends - is in Tokyo on a business trip during the time of the Summer Olympic Games there in 1964. Having actually arrived in Tokyo two days before his original planned arrival, he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, olympics, matchmaking, embassy, romance, couples, social differences, infidelity, contests and competitions, love and romance, opposites attract, athlete's life ...
Time: 60s, year 1964, 1960s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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High Season (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the isle of Rhodes, Katherine, an expatriate English photographer, lives with her daughter. A young local wants to encourage tourism, so he commissions a sculpture of the Unknown Tourist for the town square; the sculptor he brings to Rhodes is ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, dishonesty, romance, golden years, island, cons and scams, couple relations, couples, espionage, female director, expatriate, art ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, europe, turkey, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
My Life in Ruins (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Greek tour guide named Georgia attempts to recapture her kefi (Greek for mojo) by guiding a ragtag group of tourists around Greece and showing them the beauty of her native land. Along the way, she manages to open their eyes to the wonders of an ...
Style: sentimental, funny, sweet, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: tour guide, workplace romance, romance, hospital, looking for love, nothing goes right, disorder, fish out of water, singleness, love affair, hopes, drinking ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Female Company (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman's company, with women of high society of a small greek town is doing everything to have sex with the first male they can find.
Plot: soldier, tv station, high society, reporter, explosion, satire, barbershop, apartment, cheating wife, sex maniac, gay, sex talk ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Spin (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six young people spend the morning after a wild club spree trying to piece together their misadventures from the night before, including a trip to the veterinarian hospital, at least one breakup and the unexpected discovery of a mobster's ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: nightclub, romance, couples, nightlife, lifestyle, wooing, waitress, drugs, love and romance, artists and showbiz, chaos and mayhem, showbiz ...
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40 Carats (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A forty year old woman who was vacationing in Greece meets a twenty-two year old, who was also on vacation. They spend the night together and she leaves him while he was sleeping. She then returns to New York and she is stunned to learn that her ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, light, feel good, road movie
Plot: marriage, wedding party, wedding, wedding ceremony, father son relationship, misadventure, family relations, arranged marriage, love and romance, disorder, friendship, party ...
Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Garden of Cucumbers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Miss Vicki's father dies, she becomes the world's greatest philanthropist. Unfortunately, she is flat broke! Her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, leads the household staff to rob from various businesses by charging goods to various ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: philanthropist, secretary, butler, rich, unlikely criminals, gang, golden years, society, crimes, romance, charity, disorder ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 30s
Place: new york, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Three on a Couch (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An artist has an opportunity to go to Paris and wants to bring his fiancee along. However, she's a psychiatrist who currently has three female patients who don't like men. So, he guises himself as three different men to gauge their trust ...
Plot: psychiatrist, patient, nerd, karate, male female relationship, actor playing female role, song, singing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, singer, disguise, mural ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Ibiza (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: She could do the responsible thing. Or she could go to Ibiza with her best friends to chase down a hot DJ. Easy choice.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: dj, best friend, entertainment, group of friends, adventure, party, woman, nightclub, women, american, female nudity, bare breasts
Place: spain, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Kiss Me, Stupid (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A jealous piano teacher Orville Spooner sends his beautiful wife, Zelda, away for the night while he tries to sell a song to a famous nightclub singer Dino, who is stranded in town
Style: suspense, biting, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: prostitute, nightclub, infidelity, mistaken identity, gas station, piano lesson, playboy, small town, romance, disorder, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, california, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Sex and the Single Girl (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A womanizing reporter for a sleazy tabloid magazine impersonates his hen-pecked neighbor in order to get an expose on renowned psychologist Helen Gurley Brown.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: magazine, media, couple relations, farce, sexual relations, relationship vs career, disorder, couples, manipulation, battle of the sexes, manipulations, womanizer ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Lost in Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A modern day treasure hunt for a mystical relic that turns into a love story for all time.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, treasure hunt, fall in love, escapades, disorder, couples, island, archaeology, rivalry, excavation, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
What a Way to Go! (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: This black comedy opens with Louisa Foster donating a multimillion dollar check to the IRS. The tax department thinks she's crazy and sends her to a psychiatrist. She then discusses her four marriages, in which all of her husbands became ...
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: destiny, love triangle, curses spells and rituals, cons and scams, riddles and clues, fall in love, rich and poor, couple relations, ambition, love and romance, nothing goes right, rise to the top ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: band, rich girl, nightclub, falling in love, fall in love, folk music, music, dancing, singer, ambition, club, brawl ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: athens, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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