Movies like The Acrobat Bunglers

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The Acrobat Bunglers (1981)
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The Acrobat Bunglers (1981)
Original name: Os Saltimbancos Trapalhões
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Humble officials, friends Didi, Dedé, Mussum and Zacarias become the great attraction of the circus Bartolo, thanks to its incredible ability to make the public laugh. But success has a price: the opposition of the magician Assis Satan and the greed of the Baron, the owner of the circus. Together, the four friends will have to fight them.
Plot: love, dog, clown, song, poor, runaway, circus, quartet
Place: brazil

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Most similar movies to The Acrobat Bunglers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, touching, sentimental and sweet films with plots about dog, friendship, song, runaway, children, love and family mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like The Acrobat Bunglers: Clowning Around (1992), Bitch (2017), Rock N' Roll (2007), A Dog's Purpose (2017), Rolli and the Golden Key (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Clowning Around (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 183 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: clown, runaway, circus, eiffel tower paris, foster home
Place: australia, paris france
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95%
 6.0
 10
Bitch (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, India, Ukraine
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A stray dog, found in the alleys in New Delhi, is brought to Sweden.
Plot: dog, journey
Place: sweden, india
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46%
 3.7
 291
Rock N' Roll (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Story: Rock N Roll is a 2007 Malayalam film directed by Renjith. The film stars Mohanlal, Lakshmi Rai, Mukesh and Rahman in lead roles.
Plot: singer, composer, friendship, song, drummer, love, music, musician, wedding, rock and roll, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Dog's Purpose (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A dog goes on quest to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes with multiple owners.
Style: touching, sad, sentimental, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: dog, reincarnation, police dog, animals, life & death, human animal relationship, dog movie, transformation, happy ending, adaptation, talking animals, love ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, 1960s, 70s, 80s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Rolli and the Golden Key (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Finland, UK, Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A flock of storks fly in the misty sky, all carrying white bundles. One of the bundles falls and a little girl called Juniper ends up in a strange world. This is the beginning of a wonderful, magical adventure as the girl tries to find out who she ...
Plot: crane, troll, girl, catapult, childhood flashback, tunnel, circus, goblin, little girl, curiosity, song, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 1K
Maids (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five maids in São Paulo are observed in this episodic, impressionistic film. The women interact with each other, ride busses, work, and have longings: Rai for a husband, Créo for her lost daughter, Roxane for a career in modeling. Quitéria is ...
Plot: maid, social differences, satire, social satire
Place: sao paulo brazil, latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 117
Magique ! (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tommy, un petit garçon qui vit seul avec sa mère, voit un cirque s'installer près de chez lui. Il part à la découverte de ce nouveau monde.
Plot: horse, single mother, dog, circus, song, missing father, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Clark Gesner, based on the characters created by cartoonist Charles M. Schulz in his comic strip Peanuts.
Plot: peanuts, singer, children, singing, dog, blanket, piano, pianist, dancer, song, dancing
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Mela (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Govindan Kutty (Raghu) is a clown who works in the circus. He comes to his village looking for a bride. Sharada (Anjali Naidu) is impressed by his charms and seemingly rich lifestyle and agrees to marry him. When they reach back the circus after ...
Plot: circus, clown, stuntman, dwarf, suicide, attraction, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Remake of the popular Disney classic, this time featuring some well known voices as two dogs and a cat trek across America encountering all sorts of adventures in the quest to be reunited with their owners.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, cat, adventure, friendship, pets, wilderness, talking animals, fish out of water, journey, wounded animal, survival, family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Viva High School Musical: Mexico (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: Mexico, Argentina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Cristobal sees Mariana with new eyes after the summer vacation since both love singing. The mexican version of the Disney musical.
Plot: high school, love, motorcycle, clique, soccer ball, friendship, football team, teenager, singing, car damage, father son relationship, song ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 39K
Annie (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An orphan in a facility run by the mean Miss Hannigan, Annie believes that her parents left her there by mistake. When a rich man named Oliver "Daddy" Warbucks decides to let an orphan live at his home to promote his image, Annie is ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: orphan, adoption, mogul, locket, microphone, little girl, whistling, child's point of view, family, power relations, family relations, friends ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c., liverpool, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Monica and Friends: Bonds (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fluffy, Jimmy Five's pet dog, vanished. He develops an infallible plan to rescue the little dog, but, he will need help from his faithful friends: Monica, Maggy and Smudge. Together, they will face challengers and live incredible adventures to ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, sincere, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: children, friendship, journey, quest, child, forest, dog, chase, friends, escapades, adventure, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Dog's Way Home (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Dog’s Way Home chronicles the heartwarming adventure of Bella, a dog who embarks on an epic 400-mile journey home after she is separated from her beloved human.
Style: sweet, sentimental, sincere, touching, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, pets, lost dog, adventure, best friends, animal life, veteran, homelessness, pitbull, runaway, on the road, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, denver colorado, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Trouble on Wheels (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the death of his wife and father, Kudret, who has always lived by the book, decides to go on a road trip to save a girl.
Style: road movie
Plot: gas station, job interview, chase, clown, on the road, cross country, fair, runaway, trip
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Trapeze Girl (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: A Shaw Brothers Circus Drama about a Trapeze Girl
Plot: clown, tightrope, fame, love triangle, acrobatics, jealousy, circus
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Second Jungle Book: Mowgli & Baloo (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this exciting live-action adventure, young Mowgli, an orphan raised by wolves, is spotted by a scout for a giant circus. Accompanied by a cruel hunter and a snake charmer, the scout sets out to trap Mowgli. But with the help of Baloo the bear and ...
Style: semi serious, light, sweet, melancholic, cult film ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: jungle, chase, monkey, circus, bear, family, adventure, escape, animal life, disorder, escapades, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Princess Xuxa and The Bunglers (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Brazil
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The diabolical Ratam (Paul Reis) takes over the planet Antar, after the death of the emperor, and orders that all children be enslaved. Always kept within the palace, Princess Xeron (Xuxa) believes that the people of her kingdom are happy. ...
Plot: ambition, kingdom, sword and planet, outer space, slavery, masquerade, princess, freedom, death of king, desert, soldier, death of father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Vitamin She (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Jigar, an independent, carefree, insurance agent falls in love with Shruti. Soon he realizes that love is not eternal but it comes with an expiry date.
Plot: breakup, love, true love
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Marley & Me (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A newly married couple who, in the process of starting a family, learn many of life's important lessons from their trouble-loving retriever, Marley. Packed with plenty of laughs to lighten the load, the film explores the highs and lows of ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sad, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: dog, pets, family, family relations, journalist, chaos and mayhem, parenthood, marriage, death of dog, newlyweds, friends, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, miami, usa, ireland, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Forever Plaid (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Forever Plaid is an affectionate musical homage to the close-harmony 'guy groups' that reached the height of their popularity during the 1950s. This quartet of high-school chums, and their earnest dreams of recording an album, ended ...
Plot: singer, storyteller, quartet, singing, car accident, road accident, song, life after death
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 207
Digger (1993)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy is sent to live with relatives when his parents break up. He befriends a dying boy who has an eerie connection with nature.
Plot: dog, psychic, heart disease, boy, friendship, father son relationship, family relations, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Pippi on the Run (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fed up with their strict parents, Tommy and Annika run away from home, with their friend Pippi Longstocking to look after them in their long trek.
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: strong female lead, family life, friendship, youth, rescue, friends, disorder, family relations, on the run, family, escapades, best friends ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Lady and the Tramp (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The love story between a pampered Cocker Spaniel named Lady and a streetwise mongrel named Tramp. Lady finds herself out on the street after her owners have a baby and is saved from a pack by Tramp, who tries to show her to live her life footloose ...
Style: touching, sweet, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: obsessive quest, disney, family, opposites attract, christmas, friendship, love and romance, social differences, rescue, forceful separation, anthropomorphic animal, new life ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 5K
The Clown (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The life of the owners of Circus Esperança, Puro Sangue e Pangaré, father and son, who plays two clowns. At a certain point, Pangaré starts showing tiredness and sadness for being an unhappy clown.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: introspection, follow your dream, self discovery, identity crisis, circus, escapades, parents and children, family relations, on the road, countryside, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.2
 2K
Oh My God! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During the Carnival in the historical site of Pelourinho (Salvador, Bahia, Brazil), we follow the lives of the tenants of a falling-to-pieces tenement house who try to get by using creativity, irony, humor and music.
Style: sentimental, sincere, semi serious, realistic
Plot: social differences, urban ghetto life, optimism, life is a bitch, urban ghetto, partners, racism, friendship, latin, social relations, friends, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america, northeast brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.4
 34K
Oliver! (1968)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, a classic tale of an orphan who runs away from the workhouse and joins up with a group of boys headed by the Artful Dodger and trained to be pickpockets by master thief Fagin.
Style: sentimental, uplifting, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: orphan, child abuse, street kid, child in peril, theft, thief, group of criminals, the underworld, dog, orphanage, kids in trouble, pickpocket ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1830s, victorian era
Place: london, england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
O Casamento dos Trapalhões (1988)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A misogynist and shabby farmer, brother of other three goofy hillbillies leaves to the big city searching for a wife and wins the heart of a hot tempered woman.
Plot: jalopy, poverty, hostage, troubled marriage, bar fight, barn, marriage, alcohol abuse, chicken, pregnancy, horse, food fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.0
 4K
The Chef (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Squabbling Sharma family has a dubious reputation of not having any cook last there for more than a few months. Word spreads out about this family to such an extent that no person wants to be employed as a cook in this household, ironically named ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, eccentric family, bollywood, family life, parents and children, society, master and servant, love and romance, disagreement, family problems, power relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Tjorven, Batsman, and Moses (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vesterman has found a young seal in his fishing nets in the outskirts of the archipelago. When he comes back to the Saltkråkan island he gives the seal to Tjorven, who names it Moses. Peter Malm, a visitor who works at the Zoological Institute in ...
Plot: dog, children, seal the animal, fox
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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