Movies like Diamonds on Wheels

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Diamonds on Wheels (1973)
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Diamonds on Wheels (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three kids get mixed up with jewel thieves and stolen diamonds in a 24-hour road rally.
Plot: diamond, amateur detective, jewel thief, sports car
Place: london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, realistic and semi serious films with plots about family, disorder, youth, farce, chase, school and runaway mostly in Comedy, Family and Crime genres. Some movies like Diamonds on Wheels: Family Ties Vacation (1985), Hatching Pete (2009), Get Santa (2014), St. Trinian's (2007), Dangerous Davies (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Family Ties Vacation (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this two-hour TV movie episode of Family Ties, the Keaton family goes on vacation to London, England and becomes entangled in an espionage plot.
Plot: spy, vacation, scholarship, oxford, bound and gagged
Place: europe, london
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95%
Hatching Pete (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pete Ivey (Jason Dolley) is the type of guy who's easily overlooked in the school halls -- unlike his boisterous best friend, Cleatus Poole (Mitchel Musso), who's proudly carrying on the family tradition of spreading school spirit as the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, family tradition, homecoming, youth, teenage life, amateur detective, misfit, religions or cults, best friends, rivalry, stoners, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Luisa Omielan: What Would Beyoncé Do? (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Luisa shot to fame following one of the most successful debut stand-up shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, described as “one of the biggest stand up hits of the decade” by the Guardian. This seventy-five minute special captures the ...
Plot: theater, female comedian, stand up comedian
Place: london
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79%
 6.2
 3K
Get Santa (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A father and son who must team up to save Christmas, once they discover Santa Claus sleeping in their garage after crashing his sleigh and finding himself on the run from the police.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: santa claus, christmas, young heroes, save the day, rescue, family, youth, parents and children, escapades, family relations, chases and races, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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St. Trinian's (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When their beloved school is threatened with closure should the powers that be fail to raise the proper funds, the girls scheme to steal a priceless painting and use the profits to pull St. Trinian's out of the red.
Style: witty, humorous, funny, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: boarding school, school, boarding school life, family relations, adolescence, rivalry, youth, teachers and students, teenage life, friendship, cons and scams, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Dangerous Davies (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When D. C. Dangerous Davies, not held in high regard by his superiors, is assigned to find a notorious criminal kingpin, he uncovers the details of 15 year old cold case.
Style: detective series
Plot: police, murder, canal, fortune teller, ambassador, police brutality, rape, cold case, trailer, mobile home, sex shop, police detective
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mr. Bean's Holiday (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mr. Bean wins a trip to Cannes where he unwittingly separates a young boy from his father and must help the two reunite. On the way he discovers France, bicycling and true love, among other things.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, goofy hero, misfit, escapades, actress, videotaping, road trip, movie business, video camera, vacation, love and romance, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, london, french riviera, europe ...
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62%
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Madeline (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The adventurous, young Madeline is very good at getting into trouble, but she's also fantastic at solving problems as well, and her school-mistress Miss Clavel is not too approving of her. The biggest problem comes up when Lord Covington ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: amateur detective, school, rescue, orphan, kidnapping, hospital, family relations, adventure, family, children, parents and children, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Inbetweeners 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Neil, Will and Simon receive an invite from Jay to join him in Australia whilst on his gap year, who promises them it’s ”the sex capital of the world”. With their lives now rather dull compared to their hedonistic school days and legendary ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sexy, funny, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, buddies, youth, teenage life, holiday, social relations, vacation, road trip, drinking, sarcasm, mentor, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Pudsey the Dog: The Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A heartwarming, quintessentially British adventure for all the family, PUDSEY THE DOG: THE MOVIE follows cheeky London stray dog, Pudsey, who is quite happy being a lone ranger, looking out for number one, until he meets siblings Molly (Izzy ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: save the day, friendship, social relations, pets, animal life, family, disorder, village life, village, dog, friends, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Nativity 3: Dude, Where's My Donkey?! (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This Christmas the pupils of St Bernadette's and their much-loved, madcap teacher Mr. Poppy are back for their biggest adventure yet involving fantastic flashmobs, excitable elves, Christmas carols and of course Archie the donkey! When their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: contests and competitions, school, couples, ambition, couple relations, rivalry, power relations, mischievous children, disorder, teachers and students, youth, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This sequel to the popular British comedy sees a new teacher (David Tennant) take over. When he enters his school in the National 'Song for Christmas' Competition, he and his pregnant wife, and the schoolchildren, embark on an epic road ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, contests and competitions, pregnancy, couple relations, school, on the road, teachers and students, ambition, youth, rivalry, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Nativity! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martin Freeman is lovelorn teacher Mr Maddens, a former am-dram star whose girlfriend (Ashley Jensen) dumped him over Christmas five years ago and upped sticks, inexplicably, to La-La Land. Yuletide cheer is not his forte, but he's forced to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, school play, christmas, desire for fame, ambition, holiday, disorder, artists and showbiz, mischievous children, youth, rivalry, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Gangsta Granny (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A young boy is bored spending time with his dull grandma until he discovers she's an international Jewel thief.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: heist, elderly, family, grandparent grandchild relationship, unlikely criminals, crimes, family relations, jewel thief, grandfather grandson relationship, youth, golden years, ballroom dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Step Dogs (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a pampered Hollywood pooch is sent up to North to live with a wise cracking farm-mutt, all leashes are off.
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, youth, crimes, farce, family relations, siblings relations, kidnapping, when the parents are away, family life, dog, talking dog, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Little Ones (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 66 min.
Story: The story of Ted and Jackie, two London kids who decide to run away to Liverpool and, from there, stow away on a ship bound for Jamaica - the home of Jackie's estranged father.
Plot: stowaway, friendship between boys, british, little boy, children, theft, interracial friendship, suitcase, police, jamaican, runaway, police officer ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bob the Butler (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bob, an incompetent man, is searching for an available job by alphabetical order. He had just failed all of the A's, and discovers an ad in the Yellow Pages for a butler school. He is the only one in the butler school course to pass, because ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, touching, exciting
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: school, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, goofy hero, misfit, family, opposites attract, single parent, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Ernest Goes to Africa (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The title says it all. There's a mix up involving stolen diamonds which Ernest has (naturally) made into a yo-yo and given to his would be girlfriend, Rene. But Rene wants a man of action, and doesn't think that Ernest fits the bill. After ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, idiotic, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, yo yo, family, silly humor, disorder, friends, heist, escapades, nothing goes right, partners, adventurer ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Strike It Rich (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A London accountant on his honeymoon gets swept away by gambling fever.
Plot: gambling, debt, honeymoon, money, yacht
Place: london, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Star studded comedy about a early 20th century air race from Britain to France.
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious, feel good, 70mm film ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: stereotypes, rescue, la marseillaise, prize, eiffel tower paris, italian stereotype, stereotype, air disaster, adventure, romance, contests and competitions, journalism ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s, prehistoric, edwardian era ...
Place: london, england, france, paris france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Last Exploits of the Olsen Gang (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Olsen Gang has finally made it. They are in Mallorca, having fulfilled their dream. Almost, that is. They don't have any money, so Egon has to open a safe at a restaurant to get some. As usual, however, Egon ends up in prision. When they ...
Plot: jewelry, heist, diamond, diamond theft, safecracking, jewel theft, balloon, friendship
Place: switzerland, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Sandwich Man (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A man with a sandwich-board (advert) wanders around London meeting many strange characters.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: alcohol abuse, city life, urban, scout, mate swapping, optimism, contests and competitions, clergy, musician's life, artists and showbiz, photographer, pigeon ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Spaghetti House (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three black militants kidnap the waiters in an Italian restaurant in London. Soon the victims befriend their kidnappers.
Plot: kidnapping, spaghetti, italian restaurant, italian abroad
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Best House in London (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Victorian London, the British Government attempts a solution to the problem of prostitution by establishing the world's most fabulous brothel.
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, dishonesty, vengeance, working undercover, gender bending, brothel, sex scene, slut, farce, female nudity, hot
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era
Place: london, india, england, europe, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Spice World (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film follows the Spice Girls and their entourage (mostly fictional characters) - manager Clifford, his assistant Deborah, filmmaker Piers (who is trying to shoot a documentary on "the real Spice Girls") and others in their everyday ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: music band, music, media, bus, desire for fame, performer's life, friendship, celebrity culture, on the road, disorder, paparazzi, concert ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england, europe, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
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Daddy Day Care (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: children, unemployment, mischievous children, farce, fish out of water, father son relationship, goofy hero, kindergarten, workplace situations, nothing goes right, friends, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Press for Time (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Norman is quite happy selling newspapers outside Westminster station but his Grandfather (the Prime Minister) wants to get him "a more responsible job". A few favours are called in and Norman becomes the newest reporter at the seaside town ...
Plot: british prime minister, beauty pageant, klutz, honesty, town mayor, favoritism, idiot, reporter, corruption, newspaper
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
 262
The Gigolos (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sacha is an aging, well-established London 'male escort' with a select clientèle of weekly socialite ladies, such as baroness James, who expect an impeccable service he can only provide thanks to his in-living 'orderly', ...
Plot: gigolo, dinner, bed, underwear, falling, nude model, father figure, briefs, towel, swimming pool, male model, buddy
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
 145
Remember Me? (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A domestic farce exposes the eccentricities of a "typical" middle class, suburban family who find their lives thrown into a crisis with the unexpected arrival of one of the wife's old flames.
Style: surreal
Plot: middle class, family, weirdo, suburbs, ex boyfriend, marriage, farce, husband wife relationship
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
 11K
Mindhorn (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A washed up actor who played Mindhorn, a secret agent with a bionic eye, returns to the Isle of Man, the area where his most famous role was set, to help catch a killer.
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: amateur detective, murderer, police investigation, parody, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, betrayal, mental illness, paranoia, foot chase, deception, revenge ...
Time: 2010s, 80s, year 1989
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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