Movies like The King of Gaffes

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The King of Gaffes (1962)
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The King of Gaffes (1962)
Original name: Βασιλιάς της Γκάφας
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: love, sea, king, island, success, investigation, summer, beach, greek, stalking, investigator, private detective, boat, happy ending, search, bicycle, chase, fall in love, private investigator, target, boss, captain, assignment, bikini, old friend ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas

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Most similar movies to The King of Gaffes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and psychotronic films with plots about greek, hellenic, athenian, beach, love, satire and happy ending mostly in Comedy, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like The King of Gaffes: He's a Mad Mad Veggos (1965), The Wise Guy (1962), Eftyhos... trellathika! (1961), O roz gatos (1985), Honey and the Pig (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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.
Plot: wealth, estate, exploitation, banquet, household, institution, house, barbershop, retreat, alone, missing father, horse riding ...
Place: athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Baldheaded Agent and the Land of Destruction Mission (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Undercover cop takes to find and restore a rich girl who ran away from home
Style: funny
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, covert, disguise, explosion, filmmaker, surrealism, mockery, director, highway, secret, spy ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: athens, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 351
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: gardener, love, stranger, tradition, dancing, secret, marriage, brother sister relationship, bouzouki, lover, problem, clandestine ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: factory owner, girlfriend, problem, napoleon, mental institution, money, alcohol, psychiatrist, bikini, greek, employee, insane ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 7.1
 669
O roz gatos (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Panos and Archimedes (Panos Michalopoulos and Sotiris Moustakas) are colleagues (teachers) and roommates. The first is a new modern, and the second is more conservative. Panos will attempt to dynamically put Archimedes in life. The second will ...
Plot: puppy, womanizer, mentor, self confidence, bare breasts, motorcycle, reckless driving, summer, disco, high school, bandit, institution ...
Time: 80s
Place: athens, hellas, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Honey and the Pig (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Manos (Christos Loulis) seems to have problems with his love life. He leaves the capital and coercive girlfriend to be close to his only relatives in the province. There, apart from his uncle (Paul Chaikalis) - that is looking frantically for donuts ...
Style: sweet
Plot: female director, love, death, erotica, funeral, honey, cottage, secret, sexual frustration, village, greek, pedophile ...
Time: 2000s
Place: hellas, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Oi 900 tis Marinas (1961)
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: politician, village, president, voting, matchmaking, friendship, speech, trust, secret, kiss, promise, friend ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas, athens
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Living Dangerously (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany, Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gifted electrician, Michalis Karamanos works for OTE - Greek Telecommunications Organization and it seems that he is the only one who hasn't been completely absorbed by the corrupt and all-devouring system. Acting as a member of the ...
Plot: terrorist, hostage, explosion, computer, greek, investigation, psychologist, arrest, programmer, bomb threat, government coverup, code breaking ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, athens, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, unfaithful husband, misunderstanding, hellenic, greek, farce, fur, maid
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas, athens
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Loaf and Camouflage (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film is the story of a group of soldiers, who, in the course of their compulsory military service in 1967 and 1968, before and during the military dictatorship in Greece, are assigned to the then recently founded Armed Forces Television. This TV ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, witty, exciting ...
Plot: porn, military, soldier, filmmaking, satire, greek, dictatorship, army, tv station, society, media, rebelliousness ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1967, 80s
Place: greece, europe, athens greece, hellas, athens
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Safe Sex (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A satire of life in modern Greece, presented through a series of different stories about sex. We see several couples and their relation with sex in parallel stories that come together in a hilarious way as the film progresses.
Style: sexy, sexual, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: couples, phone sex, gender, society, couple relations, sexual relations, love and romance, satire, sex addict, model, suicide, dildo ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: greece, europe, athens, athens greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Poisonous Women (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It is a story of a normal, everyday Greek family that each member turns out to be wacko or gets wacko by the other members. The father is the stoic figure that accepts everything. The mother has a middle age crisis and takes advantage of her ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: secret admirer, hellenic, athenian, lover, doctor, kiss, psychiatrist, pistol, lecture, handgun, suicide attempt, satire ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hellas, athens, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Me... and my bird (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece, Cyprus
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A photo reporter, shortly before leaving for a job in Cyprus, becomes unwittingly the recipient of a golden owl, who stole a gang from the archaeological museum, who are following him in order to take the owl back.
Plot: boss, assistant, team, museum, artifact, magazine, bikini, sea, gang, disguise, lover, international ...
Time: 80s
Place: athens greece, greece, athens, cyprus
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Kings of Mykonos (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia, Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The sequel to the highly successful Australian comedy THE WOG BOY - starring Nick Giannopoulous and Vince Colosimo as best mates Steve and Frank. The Kings of Mykonos: Wog Boy 2 picks up a few years after the original and things aren't going so ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Plot: buddies, resort, love and romance, disorder, life turned upside down, uncle, summer, beach, fall in love, island, friends, inheritance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, widower, saleswoman, love, father, labor, convertible, apartment, father daughter relationship, employer employee relationship, mother daughter relationship, employee ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, future
Place: greece, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Loafing and Camouflage: Sirens in the Aegean (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of Greek solders, who serve their military service in Kos, is sent to guard the skerry of Pitta. Everything looked normal until a Turkish boat disembarks 4 castaways on Pitta.
Style: inter cultural
Plot: army, greek island, turkish, castaway, turk, intruder, camp, escalation, military, kissing, goat, boat ...
Time: 2000s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Balkanisateur (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Greece, Bulgaria, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two friends from a small Greek town travel to Bulgaria and Switzerland, hoping they can gain money from the difference in foreign exchange rates.
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, bank robbery, friendship, alcohol, money, dancing, restaurant, malfunction, hellenic, satire, bar, sausage ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: balkan, hellas, athens, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: socialist, factory, romance, factory worker, greek, worker, dance, beach, strike, sea, spin the bottle, fight ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: hellas, athens, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, house, married couple, mother-in-law, party, family relations, greek, hellenic, male female relationship, car accident, nerd ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: athens, hellas, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 367
Pinball Summer (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It's a summer of fun for two teenaged boys who spend their time chasing two sisters, annoying a biker gang, and basically getting into typical sophomoric hijinks whenever they can.
Style: sexy
Plot: beach, holiday, teenager, love, pinball machine, summer, game, pinball, van, bikini, contest, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
What Did You Do in the War, Thanassi? (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wild tale of mistaken identity set during the Nazi occupation of Greece and starring the great Thanasis Vengos. Thanasis is called upon, during the Occupation, to testify at the trial of a tavern owner accused of serving cat meat to his customers. ...
Plot: nazi occupation, wrestler, execution, nazi, resistance, courtroom, court, escape, interrogation, torture, tricycle, worker ...
Time: 1940s, 70s
Place: greece, athens greece, athens, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, greek, helicopter, tourist, tour guide, ambassador, theater, dancer, bus, greek island, sightseeing, hellenic ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: hellas, athens, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 114
Lysistrata (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on Aristophanes's play, Athenian women band together to encourage their men to stop fighting the Spartans by withholding sex from them when they return from the front.
Plot: hellenic, satire, peace, sexual desire, reconciliation, athenian, obscenity, partial female nudity, choir, nudity (full frontal - brief), greek, love
Time: 70s
Place: ancient greece, athens greece, greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 825
Bourek (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Cyprus, Greece, USA, Serbia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this humanistic comedy, set against the backdrop of economic crises and bad news, an extravagant international cast of characters meet, fight, and fall in love, while hiding from the end of the world and other calamities on the tiny Greek island ...
Style: multicultural
Plot: food, restaurant, money, apocalypse, summer, seaside, baker, tourist, tavern, hotel, beach, news report ...
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, pact with the devil, young, glass, plan, it was all a dream, bug, career, devil, courtyard, rivals, mother ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas, athens
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 712
Bonus (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pandelis is a garbageman who is anxiously waiting to retire and receive his well-earned superannuation payout. His wife and mother-in-law are also awaiting the super payout, but they have different ideas as to how the money should be spent. The ...
Plot: retirement, disappearance, mother-in-law, wife, middle aged man, sea, mother in law, journey, voyage, landscape, daughter, massage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 1K
Uranya (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Summer 1969. Dictatorship. In a small country town, young Achileas breaks his leg by falling off the yard wall of the local cinema. He wanted to see Brigit Bardot naked... However, during his visit to the city to treat his broken leg, for the first ...
Plot: communist, grocer, priest, american flag, masturbation, bicycle, prostitute, children, moon landing, cinema, television
Time: 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 304
Viva Rena (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Greece
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Rena and her brother Stratakis trying to establish themselves as singers in Athens without fail successfully, unlike their cousin, Pepita NTU peaks that has become famous singer in Italy. A efolplistis, Lambros Fokas, who had met the Pepita few ...
Plot: greek, diva, false name, misunderstanding, dual identity, dancing, party, singer, hellenic
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, athens greece, athens, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
It's a Bikini World (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Male chauvinist Mike attempts to get an intelligent burgeoning feminist Delilah into his harem. When she resists, Mike then poses as his brother Herbert, but in the process falls in love with Delilah.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: beach, photographer, bikini, wooing, disorder, youth, media, battle of the sexes, gender, romance, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.7
 397
The Fat Spy (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A mostly-deserted island, which is believed to be the home to the fountain of youth, is off the coast of Florida. The island gets some visitors in the form of a teenage boy band, "the Wild Ones", and their gang of swimsuit-clad young ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: mermaid, fountain of youth, air conditioner, boat, island, sikh, acoustic guitar, treasure hunt, talking to the camera, tied up, beach party, camera shot of bare feet ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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