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Numbskul Emptybrook Back in the Country (1986)
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Numbskul Emptybrook Back in the Country (1986)
Original name: Uuno Turhapuro muuttaa maalle
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Uuno's father-in-law councillor Tuura moves to the country with his wife and daughter Elisabeth. Uuno joins them when it turns out Tuura's mansion is on the construction site of a new road. Tuura however is set on preventing this.
Plot: village life, countryside, laziness, social climber, gadget, fortune hunter, son in law, father in law, marriage for money, city country contrast

Most similar movies to Numbskul Emptybrook Back in the Country

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about social climber, marriage for money, laziness, fortune hunter, countryside, idle rich and village mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Numbskul Emptybrook Back in the Country: Lottovoittaja UKK Turhapuro (1976), Numbskull Emptybrook (1973), Tupla-Uuno (1988), Numbskull Emptybrook in Spain (1985), Professori Uuno D.G. Turhapuro (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hardware Dealer Numbskull Emptybrook, the President's Son-in-Law (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro, a useless bum who has married money, creates havoc around his father-in-law's presidential campaign. He dresses up as his long-lost, wealthy brother from America, but things go awry when the real brother appears. At some point ...
Plot: marriage for money, son in law, father in law, fortune hunter, president, hardware store, social climber, laziness, idle rich
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Lottovoittaja UKK Turhapuro (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It is the first anniversary of Uuno and Elisabet. Uuno has placed a bet with his friend Härski-Hartikainen a year ago, that if Uuno can take just one year of marriage with Elisabet, Hartikainen will treat him a festive dinner. However, Hartikainen ...
Plot: lottery, social climber, fortune hunter, father in law, son in law, laziness, marriage for money
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Numbskull Emptybrook's Memory Slowly Comes Back (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro has lost his memory and thinks he's a woman. His friend sörsselssön has lost his memory too and Härski Hartikainen tries to help them.
Plot: drag, clown, personality change, social climber, father in law, marriage for money, diving, fortune hunter, laziness, amnesia, son in law, idle rich
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Uuno Turhapuro Suomen Tasavallan Herra Presidentti (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro becomes the President of Finland. Streets are named after him and honorary companies are arranged for him. He also tries to turn Finland into a kingdom.
Plot: president, disguise, bet, fortune hunter, laziness, government, pet dog, political campaign, fake moustache, archive footage, social climber, modern art ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Marital Crisis of Numbskull Emptybrook (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Uuno's nose is proved to be so good, that he can smell behind the display window what goods are on the other side. With this fabulous smell talent Uuno is chosen to Police's police-dog school as a student among the other dogs. Meanwhile ...
Plot: dog, sleepwalking, mechanic, mistaken identity, sandwich, bet, father in law, idle rich, marriage, son in law, fortune hunter, social climber ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Happy End? Or How Numbskull Emptybrook Won the Hand of Such a Rich and Beautiful Lady (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Uuno moves in flight cargo to Helsinki for the search of a rich, beautiful wife. He buys elegant clothes for eight marks from an estate auction and in two weeks becomes the most pursued bachelor in town, charming all the women. He also starts as a ...
Plot: son in law, marriage for money, laziness, bachelor, engagement, engineer, black eye, makeover, broken mirror, city country contrast, nightmare, father in law ...
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Numbskull Emptybrook Loses His Memory (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro hits his head and loses his memory. Meanwhile, his friend Härski Hartikainen founds a new peace movement with unorthodox methods.
Plot: marriage for money, head injury, parade, accident, collision, nervous breakdown, amnesia, social climber, lesbian, personality change, mechanic, drag ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Numbskull Emptybrook in the Army (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Uuno is forced to complete his mandatory military service when it is revealed that he only spent one day in the army in his youth. As is typical of the Turhapuro series his family and friends become closely tied in with these events. His friends ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: soldier, military, army, disorder, hapless soldier, silly humor, goofy hero, fortune hunter, uniform, military officer, military service, marriage for money ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Numbskull Emptybrook (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Uuno goes with his wife to spend summer holiday to their villa in country, studies playing of the violin in a correspondence course and constructs an own violin with do-it-yourself-method, but quits his career when he perceives that takes his free ...
Plot: talent show, violin, violinist, cottage, fortune hunter, neighbor, friend, marital problem, streetcar, idle rich, hunger, mechanic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Tupla-Uuno (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tupla-Uuno
Plot: idle rich, retirement, fortune hunter, heiress, social climber, drunk, secretary, doppelganger, body swapping, father in law son in law relationship, interracial relations, archive footage ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Numbskull Emptybrook in Spain (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro is searching for a job and takes a correspondence course in tour guiding. Eventually he gets a job in a small travel agency and takes a group of Finnish tourists to Marbella, Spain. Unfortunately Uuno's father-in-law Tuura is in ...
Plot: golf, hotel, vacation, disco, family vacation, summer vacation, abroad, father in law son in law relationship, tourist, wedding, husband wife relationship, bullfighting ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Uuno Turhapuro – kaksoisagentti (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro reads guide books to learn how to be an orchestra conductor and a secret agent. Meanwhile, his father in law hatches a complicated scheme to finally get rid of Uuno.
Plot: concert, bet, laziness, gadget, scheme, minister, social climber, dinner, double agent, classical music, invention, surveillance ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Professori Uuno D.G. Turhapuro (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Uuno is unemployed and his friends try to arrange a job for him. With his imagination, though, and the help of Härski Hartikainen (Spede Pasanen), he somehow manages to avoid all work, until he becomes what he has always dreamt of being - a film ...
Plot: domestic violence, laziness, flirting, husband wife relationship, marriage for money, neighbor, mother in law, father in law son in law relationship, cottage, actor, christmas tree, movie star ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Pohjan tähteet (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Triangle comedy about a movie crew shooting a no-budget artsy film. Director Pohja is a clumsy beginner, cinematographer Törrönen an old pro, and the leading actors Igor and Merju first detest each other although the script is supposed to make ...
Plot: actor, bus, journey, love triangle, actress, lapland, sauna, scooter, satire, jealousy, farce, film producer ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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X-paroni (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Baron Wilhelm von Tandem, CEO of the Tandem Corporation, gets mixed up with a spitting image of himself, an innocent country boy Kalle. Both characters conveniently amnesiac, they start living each other's lives and dating each other's ...
Plot: butler, baron, countryside, musical performance, car chase, aristocrat, dual role, city country contrast, doppelganger, body swapping, archery, noble ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Akaton mies (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Farmer wants a wife.
Plot: bachelor, city country contrast, village, moonshine, farming, countryside, farm, drinking, forest, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Sergeant Körmy and the South Pacific (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Finland is given the global nuclear launch codes and the enemy agents are trying to steal them. It's up to Sergeant First Class Körmy and his soldiers to protect the operation and the president.
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Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sergeant Körmy and the Marshall's Stick (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The colonel's wife's tin pints need to be cleaned up, and Sergeant First Class Körmy tasks two privates to do so.
Plot: staff, uniform, military base, diet, infantry, auction, officer, military service, conscription, relic, theater, tv interview ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Farmer Has a Wife (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 115 min.
Plot: husband wife relationship, business, pregnancy, dysfunctional marriage, countryside, bank clerk, farmer, bank, older man younger woman relationship, village, loan, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 103 min.
Plot: old love, photographer, womanizer, birthday, erection, past, older man younger woman, older man younger woman relationship, businessman, male female relationship, chauvinist, unfaithful husband ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
A Charming Mass Suicide (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two men, who both have tried to commit a suicide, decide to found a "Let's do it together"-suicide association to help the self-destructive people to succeed in their goal. Soon they have a bus load of candidates and together they ...
Plot: mass suicide, road trip, lapland, dance hall, restaurant, aids, marriage, bus, cancer, friend, death, male female relationship ...
Place: spain, france, norway, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Flying Fools (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two guys from Häme find out that they actually are from Karjala. At the same time Flybug bites one of the guys. That means he must learn to fly or he gonna die. Reborn Karjala-boys goes at the airport and fun begins. Soon they become acquainted ...
Plot: prototype, airplane, invention, flying, horse race, beauty pageant, beauty queen, inventor, robot, talent agent, air battle
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
My Life in Orange (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A look at a Bavarian commune of the Indian Bhagwan cult.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, sexy ...
Plot: eccentric family, village life, countryside, friendship, village, religious cult, culture clash, teacher student relationship, youth, kids in trouble, school, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Howling Miller (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The main character is a miller, who sometimes acts strangely but is otherwise a goodhearted hardworking honest man. He sometimes keeps the villagers up all night by howling. Finally the villagers decide that the miller has to be committed into a ...
Plot: runaway, howling, forest, countryside, robbery, police chase, drug use, secret love, manhunt, posse, doctor, moonshine ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Land of Happiness (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nostalgic comedy set in the early 1960s, when the tango was all the rage. The "prodigal son" Tenho returns from his unlucky adventures in the city back to his parents' farm. Tenho becomes the laughing stock of local men until he ...
Plot: field, dance hall, laziness, death, boy, barn, dancing, hay, drinking, dying, bully, city country contrast ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
My Sweet Little Village (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The movie's main storyline follows the life of Otík, a mentally retarded young man, in a tight-knit village community. The sweet-tempered Otík works as an assistant truck driver with Mr. Pávek, his older colleague and practical-minded ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: village life, family problems, couples, family relations, society, misfit, love and romance, parents and children, culture clash, village, infidelity, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
D'Unbelievables D'Telly (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Story: Irish Comedy Starring Jon Kenny & Pat Shortt
Plot: sketch, comedy team, social satire, political satire, satire, countryside
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Nurse on Wheels (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Quietly competent young Joanna moves with her scatterbrain mother to a country village to take up her first job as District Nurse. She soon overcomes the suspicion of her patients used to someone rather older, while becoming romantically involved ...
Plot: priest, village, countryside, nurse, caravan, farmer, romance, bicycle, romantic rivalry, jealous woman, manipulative woman, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Private Function (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life isn't easy in 1947 Yorkshire, where strict post-war rationing is putting the squeeze on the townspeople. But when a working-class couple discover that the town's wealthy elite has been secretly fattening up an illegal pig for their ...
Style: humorous, clever, suspense, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, pig, village, countryside, small town, working class, crimes, unlikely criminals, ambition, blind ambition, crime gone awry, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1947, 1930s ...
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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My Six Loves (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A celebrated actress discovers six runaway children living on her country property.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: orphan, artists and showbiz, actor's life, youth, lifestyle, society, paparazzi, kids in trouble, family relations, adoption, countryside, children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: connecticut, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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