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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, light and semi serious films with plots about funeral, family relations, female protagonist, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), death and couples mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Diggin' Up Business: The Loved One (1965), In Loving Memory (1969), Invitation to a Suicide (2004), Grand froid (2017), Beverly Hills Bodysnatchers (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, witty, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: funeral home, love triangle, funeral, parents and children, siblings relations, hollywood, family life, artists and showbiz, actor's life, pets, family relations, dark humor ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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95%
In Loving Memory (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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
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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, captivating, light, semi serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, family business, gangsters, family relations, dark humor, immigrants, society, suicide, butcher, funeral home, bakery, save the day ...
Time: future
Place: new york
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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, ...
Plot: hearse, dark humor, church, snow, christmas tree, telephone call, caretaker, restaurant, ambulance, accident, money problems, bicycle ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ 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: mafia, mortician, zombie, golf course, mob boss, reanimation
Place: los angeles, beverly hills
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The Home Teachers (2004)
Genre: Comedy
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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 ...
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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: humorous, light, emotional
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: funeral, dark humor, secret, family, relationships, meeting, secrets, reunion, gross out humor, family secrets, family secret
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: georgia
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Its Barbershop for Rednecks. Bill is a bait shop owner who has to make a balloon payment of $15,000 or else the bank will close his shop. Unable to make the payment from the proceeds of the shop, Bill must compete in the annual Bass Tournament, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Plot: rivalry, save the day, family business, contests and competitions, bait, workplace, ambition, friends, working class, store, small town, fishing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Knock Outs (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When call girl Cindy (Joslyn James, notorious from the golfing scandal) gets busted under the new 36 Strikes Law, she receives the maximum sentence of "Life in Prison without Parole". Desperate to beat the rap, Cindy agrees to become a ...
Plot: women in prison, women's prison, female nudity, female protagonist, nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, female boxer, boxing, sex scene, bikini, breast fondling, lesbianism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Let's Switch! (1975)
Genre: Comedy
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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.
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39%
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Genre: Comedy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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 ...
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
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31%
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