Movies like Diggin' Up Business

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Diggin' Up Business (1990)
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Diggin' Up Business (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A black comedy set in a funeral home.
Plot: funeral home, vacation, female protagonist, dwarf, bankruptcy, funeral, family business, mortician, grandfather granddaughter relationship, wanted, funeral director, wanted man

Most similar movies to Diggin' Up Business

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and light films with plots about funeral, family relations, female protagonist, nudity (full frontal - brief), family, farce and adaptation mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Diggin' Up Business: In Loving Memory (1969), The Loved One (1965), Invitation to a Suicide (2004), Beverly Hills Bodysnatchers (1989), Grand froid (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
In Loving Memory (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: In Loving Memory is a British period sitcom set in an undertakers business that starred Thora Hird and Christopher Beeny. A pilot was transmitted in 1969 by Thames Television who rejected the idea before it was finally accepted by Yorkshire ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: mortician, funeral procession, nephew, funeral, funeral home, aunt, british humour
Place: yorkshire
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The Loved One (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Newly arrived in Hollywood from England, Dennis Barlow finds he has to arrange his uncle's interment at the highly-organised and very profitable Whispering Glades funeral parlour. His fancy is caught by one of their cosmeticians, Aimee ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, witty, suspenseful ...
Plot: love triangle, funeral home, funeral, parents and children, siblings relations, artists and showbiz, hollywood, actor's life, family relations, family life, pets, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Invitation to a Suicide (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A black comedy set in the Polish immigrant neighborhood of Greenpoint, Brooklyn about a man selling tickets to his own suicide to save his father's life.
Style: humorous, dark humor, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, family business, gangsters, society, immigrants, family relations, suicide, bakery, funeral home, butcher, save the day, debt ...
Time: future
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beverly Hills Bodysnatchers (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A doctor and a mortician have teamed up to do re-animation experiments on corpses using gangster money loaned for "remodeling." When they can't pay it back, the Mafia guy sends his nephews to work at the funeral home to keep a watch ...
Style: cult film, surprise ending
Plot: mortician, mafia, mob boss, reanimation, golf course, zombie
Place: beverly hills, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Grand froid (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium, Poland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a small town lost in the middle of nowhere, Edmond Zweck's funeral business is on the wing. The company now has only two employees: Georges, Zweck's right-hand man, and Eddy, a young man still a novice in the trade. One fine morning, ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: hearse, first person narration, money problems, haircut, winter, aquarium, caretaker, doctor, restaurant, telephone call, coffin, gas station ...
Time: 2010s
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The Home Teachers (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Stocky Greg's passion is football, and he rounds up his family from their respective church meetings and rushes home just in time to make the kick-off of the Sunday afternoon Vikings game. He has just planted himself in front of his massive ...
Plot: mormon, football, hunting, latter day saints, deer hunting, death of dog, police, funeral, car accident, church, mormonism, gun
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A Madea Family Funeral (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A joyous family reunion becomes a hilarious nightmare as Madea and the crew travel to backwoods Georgia, where they find themselves unexpectedly planning a funeral that might unveil unpleasant family secrets.
Style: dark humor, humorous, light, emotional, gross out humor
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: funeral, secret, family, secrets, reunion, relationships, meeting, family secret, family secrets
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The First Wives Club (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After years of helping their hubbies climb the ladder of success, three mid-life Manhattanites have been dumped for a newer, curvier model. But the trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: divorce, battle of the sexes, rivalry, best friends, revenge, yuppie, reunited friends, female protagonist, teamwork, divorced woman, vengeance, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, year 1969, 60s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Let's Switch! (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Chaos ensues when two former college friends, one a housewife and the other the editor of a hip woman's magazine, decide to switch lifestyles between the two of them.
Plot: morality, female protagonist, lifestyle, housewife, magazine editor, college friend, career, old friends, marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Fat Guy Goes Nutzoid (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The plot revolves around two brothers who befriend an escaped mental patient and accompany him on his misadventures in the big city. A new low in bad comedy flicks. Most of the humor is in the title "Fat Guy Goes Nutzoid." The rest is ...
Style: cult film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Six Wives of Henry Lefay (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A presumed-dead man's current wife and former wives squabble over his funeral arrangements.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, reunion, friendship, friends, family relations, family life, eccentric family, adulthood, couples, stupidity, disorder, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1978, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Summer Rental (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jack Chester, an overworked air traffic controller, takes his family on vacation to the beach. Things immediately start to go wrong for the Chesters, and steadily get worse. Jack ends up in a feud with a local yachtsman, and has to race him to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, road movie ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bad Meat (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Welcome to Butcher's Mill, Illinois, home to a meat-packing plant, a junk yard, and Buddy and Earl, two likable losers who crave the sweet smell of success. Earl is a simple man with a simple desire--to marry Pam, the only available girl in ...
Style: absurd, humorous, light, dark humor
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Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, realistic ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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32%
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