Movies like Les Paladins

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Les Paladins (2005)
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Les Paladins (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 204 min.
Story: "Inspired by a fable by La Fontaine, [composer Jean-Philippe] Rameau produced perhaps his most brilliant music for his penultimate great work, blending reality and the surreal on several levels." — from the DVD back cover
Style: baroque
Plot: opera, dancing, horse, angel, subway, rap, breakdance, balloon, nudity (full frontal - brief), live performance, opera live performance, stage performance, dance, metro
Place: paris france, versailles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, offbeat, semi serious and stylized films with plots about opera, live performance, opera live performance, dancing, singing, italian opera and magic mostly in Comedy, Musical and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Les Paladins: Les Indes Galantes (2004), La Didone (2011), La fille du régiment (2007), Così fan tutte (2006), Yes, Giorgio (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Les Indes Galantes (2004)
Genre: Music, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 190 min.
Story: "William Christie and Les Arts Florissants propel this exuberant production of Jean-Philippe Rameau's second opera to great heights. Andrei Serban's extravagant, highly baroque staging presents the four exotic love stories vibrantly. ...
Plot: ballet, opera, native american, live performance, opera live performance, french opera, omnibus
Place: india, paris france
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La Didone (2011)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Live performance by Les Arts Florissants at the Théâtre de Caen, recorded on 18 Octorber 2011. "One of the earliest operas deserving of the name, Didone is our first surviving musical version of the famous episode in Virgil's Aeneid ...
Plot: opera, italian opera, broken heart, queen, torment, isolation, opera live performance, stage performance
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La fille du régiment (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: This version of Donizetti’s comic opera zooms right to the top of any list of essential videos for opera fans. In this action filled physical comedy, the beautiful tomboy Marie was found on a battlefield as a baby and adopted, not by one soldier ...
Plot: opera, soldier, nobility, army life, farce, live performance, regiment, french opera
Time: 19th century
Place: switzerland
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Così fan tutte (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Mozart's genius in setting to music da Ponte's comic play of love, infidelity and forgiveness marks COSI FAN TUTTE as one of the great works of art from the Age of Enlightenment. Nicholas Hytner's beautiful new production, with its ...
Style: funny, entertaining, captivating, philosophical, humorous ...
Plot: disguise, seduction, sibling relationship, opera, male female relationship, couple relations, marital infidelity, con trick, sister sister relationship, satire, lie, deception ...
Place: naples italy
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Offenbach: Les Contes D'Hoffman (1981)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Seeking to exorcise the failure of his current love affair, the poet Hoffmann tells the tales of his three past loves - the doll-like Olympia, the high-class courtesan Giulietta, and the ambitious but delicate Antonia - and recalls how each was ...
Plot: opera, doll, courtesan, live performance, poet, magic, drunk, scientist, singer, drinking alcohol, stage performance, french opera
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Yes, Giorgio (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A famous opera singer, Giorgio Fini, loses his voice during an American tour. He goes to a female throat specialist, Pamela Taylor, whom he falls in love with.
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Plot: opera, couples, fall in love, doctors and patients, love and romance, artists and showbiz, romance
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
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67%
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The Mikado (1987)
Genre: Musical, Comedy
Country: Australia
Story: Nanki-Poo, the son of the Mikado, leaves home and disguises himself as a musician to escape a distasteful marriage - and meets a beautiful girl, Yum-Yum, with whom he falls in love. He desperately wants to marry her, but obstacles are cast in his ...
Plot: operetta, live performance, opera, live audience
Place: japan
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66%
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Stiffelio (2012)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Part of Tutto Verdi series - Stiffelio (2012) Parma. 'Stiffelio' is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi, from an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. The origin of this was the novel “Le pasteur d’hommes”, by Émile ...
Plot: religion, forgiveness, betrayal, duel, opera, live performance, cemetery, italian opera, cheating wife, opera live performance, stage performance
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Le Comte Ory (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Story: Glyndebourne's intimate opera house provides the perfect setting for Rossini's third French opera, a sparkling medieval comedy of lust and chastity.
Plot: opera, recluse, pilgrim, man disguised as a woman, impostor, seduction, countess, opera live performance, wine cellar
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Notre Dame de Paris - Live Arena di Verona (2002)
Genre: Musical, Music, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A musical adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel "Notre Dame de Paris" which follows the gypsy dancer Esmeralda and the three men who vie for her love: the kind hunchback Quadimodo, the twisted priest Frollo, and the unfaithful soldier ...
Plot: live performance, hunchback, notre dame cathedral, gypsy, obsessive love, unfaithful, dancing, priest, obsession, opera, spectacle, masquerade ...
Time: middle ages
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48%
Forbidden Zone (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A mysterious door in the basement of the Hercules house leads to the Sixth Dimension by way of a gigantic set of intestine. When Frenchy slips through the door, King Fausto falls in love with her. The jealous Queen Doris takes Frenchy prisoner, and ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, sexy, absurd ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), cult, chaos, mysterious place, mystery, rescue, graphic violence, woman in danger, parallel world, chaos and mayhem, surrealism, dancing ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: usa, california, venice california
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L'Incoronazione di Poppea (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Experience Claudio Monteverdi's three-act opera in the environment it was meant to be seen with this release of a filmed performance captured live during a 2000 production staged at the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence in France. Mireille ...
Style: baroque
Plot: opera, god, coronation, menage a trois, music festival, live performance, torment, italian opera, opera live performance
Place: provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Let There Be Light! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: God comes to Earth in order to make a film.
Plot: hollywood, body swapping, writers, jewish, heaven, filmmaking, outer space, devil, bible, invisibility, cockroach, asteroid ...
Place: paris france
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The Cave of the Silken Web (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Monkey King, Pig and Friar Sand must rescue his master Buddhist monk from seven witches / spiders who believe themselves to be immortal if they eat the monk's flesh. The third part of the Shaw Brothers film series about Monkey King after the ...
Plot: shapeshifter, werewolf, sword fight, buddhism, monk, kung fu, temptation, chinese, opera, monkey king
Place: hong kong
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The Magical Duvet (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The great musical comedy by F. A. Brabec V perine is the first Czech film made entirely in 3D. This stimulating comedy, in true and thorough 3D, presents a whole new computer-made world concealed in a quilt, where a large part of the film is taking ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: grandmother, grandfather, dancing, nanny, family, bad dream, beer, hotel, neighbor neighbor relationship, dream, family relations, dry cleaners ...
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Sinderella and the Golden Bra (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Prince David is having trouble finding a bride amongst the maidens of the village, so his father decides to hold a masked ball. Sinderella, an adopted French orphan, puts up with abuse from her stepmother and two stepsisters, and is not allowed to ...
Plot: fairy, magic, cinderella, royalty, homosexual subtext, stepmother, female nudity, domestic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), nudie cutie, lingerie
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A Midsummer Night's Dream (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The Glyndebourne Opera's 1981 production of the Benjamin Britten opera, based on Shakespeare's play.
Plot: farce, elf, fairy, opera, donkey, unrequited love, struggling actor, opera live performance, switch
Place: ancient greece
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Life Is a Bed of Roses (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this whimsical fable, Resnais deftly interweaves three story lines: the creation of an early-20th-century utopia; romantic high jinks at a school conference; and a fantasy sparked by F/X pioneer Georges Méliès.
Style: serious, witty, humorous, stylized, clever ...
Plot: utopia, cause and meaning, reform, forest, artists and showbiz, hopes, legends and myths, wish come true, idealism, imaginary kingdom, city life, human nature ...
Time: middle ages
Place: france
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Oh! Calcutta! (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on the controversial off-Broadway musical comedy revue, "Oh! Calcutta! is a series of musical numbers about sex and sexual mores. Most of the skits feature one or more performers in either a state of undress, simulating sex, or both.
Plot: male female relationship, dancing, farce, controversy, male nudity, sex scene, masturbation, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, filmed play
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The Invisible Woman (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: scientist, doctor, surrealism, ancestor, supernatural power, gynecologist, family relations, acting audition, female director
Place: paris france
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The Three Kings (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Three Wise Men – Balthazar, Melchior and Gaspard – are on their way to Bethlehem to pay homage to the infant Jesus when they are suddenly, an inexplicably, transported two thousand years into the future. They find themselves walking the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, thought provoking
Plot: time travel, time loop, time traveler, social relations, religion, adventure, time jump, religious faith, religious, time paradox, time warp, changing the past or future ...
Place: paris france, france
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33%
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Turandot (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: From the world famous Arena of Verona, an international cast perform one of Puccini's best loved operas. The cruel Princess Turandot, ruler of China, will only wed a prince who can answer correctly her three riddles. Those who fail are ...
Plot: italian opera, queen, sacrifice, opera, live performance, quiz, massacre, opera live performance
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Alcina (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Handel's Alcina. Anonymous libretto, adapted from the libretto of Riccardo Broschi's "L'isola d'Alcina", based on Ludovico Ariosto's "Orlando furioso" (uncredited)
Plot: female nudity, cross dressing, live performance, opera, opera live performance, undressing
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Portrait of a Knight (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Portrait of a Knight is a musical romance about the way in which historic ideals inform contemporary urban life. Rachel is a young archivist living and working in Wellington, New Zealand. Feeling alone and disconnected from life, she projects her ...
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, visually appealing
Plot: chivalry, classical music, painting, magic realism, opera, magic, gallery, portrait, knight, friendship between men, romance, archive
Place: new zealand
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Not Everybody's Lucky Enough to Have Communist Parents (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Irène, a strong french believer of communist utopia, is the happiest one when the Red Army Chorus announce they are coming to the Parisian stage.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: politics, store, fall in love, idealism, utopia, society, music band, soldier, love and romance, state affairs, family relations, satire ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1958
Place: paris france, france, russia
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King Size (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 59 min.
Story: This sexy and very entertaining musical comedy shows the ups and downs of engaging in a 'ménage à trois'. When Vincent and Nicholas, a very much integrated and respected long-time couple, suddenly decide to live together with young ...
Plot: menage a trois, bodybuilding, wine, family reunited, love triangle, gift, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, gay lead character, threesome, niece, christmas ...
Place: paris france
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His Majesty Minor (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dans une île imaginaire perdue en Mer Egée, aux temps très lointains d'avant Homère, Minor, mi-homme mi-cochon, orphelin et muet, file des jours tranquilles dans la douce tiédeur de la porcherie en compagnie de sa bonne amie la Truie. Au ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: centaur, nudity (full frontal - brief), social relations, legends and myths, leadership, social misfits, misfit, friends, curses spells and rituals, village, island, forest ...
Place: ancient greece
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Magical Mystery Tour (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A typically Beatlesque film originally produced for television, this short film was intended to be an off-the-wall road movie with the Beatles and three dozen or so friends on a psychedelic bus.
Style: surreal, semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized ...
Plot: the beatles, surrealism, rock music, friends, disorder, ambition, artists and showbiz, music band, misfit, lifestyle, musician's life, surfing ...
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The Nutcracker (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This version of "The Nutcracker" gives the classic ballet a tragic spin, with Masha (instead of Clara) now the unloved, unappreciated daughter of the Town Council President. At a Christmas party, Masha is given a seemingly alive Nutcracker ...
Plot: opera, drunkenness, death, toy soldier, ballet, christmas party, sexual desire, bakery, tragic event, live performance, toys, cookbook ...
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It's All Judas' Fault (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A prison-set musical about a female theater director who sets up a reinterpretation of the Crucifixion.
Plot: dancing, breaking the fourth wall, last supper, jail, theater, religion, nun, director, prison, filmmaking, passion, singing ...
Place: turin italy
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