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Hook, Line And Sinker (1969)
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Hook, Line And Sinker (1969)
Original name: Hook, Line and Sinker
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Told he is terminally ill, an insurance executive (Jerry Lewis) goes on a credit-card spending spree--and then learns his medical diagnosis was a mistake. This 1969 comedy, directed by George Marshall, also stars Anne Francis, Peter Lawford and Kathleen Freeman.
Plot: doctor, debt, dog, dancing, fishing, family relations, hospital, surgery, best friend, infidelity, dancer, cheating, suburbs, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, drunkenness, corpse, mother daughter relationship, cigarette smoking, credit card, bathroom, husband wife relationship, australian, disguise, coffin ...
Place: lisbon portugal

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Most similar movies to Hook, Line And Sinker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and entertaining films with plots about family relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, mother son relationship and cigarette smoking mostly in Comedy and Sport genres. Some movies like Hook, Line And Sinker: Brother for All the Money (1979), Three for Two (1975), Five on the Black Hand Side (1973), Who's Minding the Store? (1963), Serial (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Brother for All the Money (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Honza and Zuzana are very young husband and wife. They have a little daughter of whom willingly occasionally take care the grandparents and Honza's fifteen-year-old brother Martin. Zuzana continues studying and Honza devotes all weekends as an ...
Plot: love, father daughter relationship, kiss, kidnapping, police, cigarette smoking, mother daughter relationship, marriage, horse, jealousy, race, race track ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Three for Two (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: THREE FOR TWO presents Lucy with the Great One, Jackie Gleason, combining their comedic talents for the first time, in a trio of comedy-dramas centered on the various aspects of marriage.
Plot: phonograph record, marriage, dancing, argument, tradition, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, menu, singing, record player, waiter, memory ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Five on the Black Hand Side (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonard Jackson plays a barber who is also the domineering head of a middle-class African American family. Jackson is forced to rethink his values when his previously docile wife (Clarice Taylor) joins their three children in rebelling against her ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, wedding, couples, society, life is a bitch, politics, family life, social decay, suburban life, suburbs, couple relations, injustice ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Who's Minding the Store? (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Lewis plays Norman Phiffer, a proud man in a humble life, who doesn't know that his girlfriend, Barbara, is heir to the Tuttle Department Store dynasty. Mrs. Tuttle, Barbara's mother, is determined to split the two lovers, and hires ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: farce, department store, family relations, wooing, parents and children, rise to the top, romance, disorder, store, chaos and mayhem, mistaken identity, workplace ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
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Serial (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's the end of the 70s. Hippies are assimilating, women are raising their consciousness, and men are becoming confused and ineffectual. Don't expect to be able to keep track of all the names or who's sleeping with who; the picture ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, satire, religions or cults, society, misfit, self discovery, obsession, looking for love, eccentric family, dancing, therapist ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa, northern california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 1K
Passed Away (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of eccentric relatives gather for their patriarch's funeral.
Style: offbeat, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, midlife crisis, family relations, dysfunctional family, death in the family, siblings relations, suburbs, suburban life, parents and children, eccentric family, family gatherings, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 6K
Houseguest (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In hot water with the mob over an unpaid debt, a con man poses as a family friend in an affluent Pennsylvania suburb.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suburbs, family relations, airport, mistaken identity, friendship, on the run, parents and children, suburban life, introspection, cons and scams, self discovery, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Shankar Dada MBBS (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Shankar Dada (Chiranjeevi) is a local goon with a good heart who defends his extortion and settlement business as social service to maintain peace in society. But he pretends to be a doctor to his parents to make them contended about their ...
Plot: fake doctor, love, medicine, doctor, college, father son relationship, compassion, collar, novice, laughter, wheelchair, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 46
So There (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A trucker, an accountant, a former plumber hospitalised after a suicide attempt... Presided over by the accountant, the three families decide to buy a truck, a trucker's dream. The father, practical joker, and larger-than-life lover, keeps a ...
Plot: suicide attempt, picnic, father son relationship, infidelity, plumber, husband wife relationship, family relations, mafioso, patriarch, brother brother relationship, truck driver, hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Homolka and Pocketbook (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The husband and wife Ludva and Hedus Homolkas with their twins Péta and Máta and Ludva's parents - the granny and grandpa - arrive in the snowy Spindleruv Mlýn for a holiday. They promise to each other that they will not spoil the quite ...
Plot: father son relationship, dancing, mountain, cigarette smoking, husband wife relationship, snow, skiing, elderly, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Family Jewels (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young heiress must choose between six uncles, one of which is up to no good and out to harm the girl's beloved bodyguard who practically raised her.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: gangsters, orphan, uncle niece relationship, parody, inheritance, babies and infants, mischievous children, goofy hero, rise to the top, misfit, crimes, young heroes ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 295
Stitches (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The misadventures of three students in medical school.
Plot: cheating, female nudity, sex, panties, hospital, medical student, medical school, party, doctor, joke, white panties
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Die, Mommie, Die! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You slipped into my life as easily as vermouth into a glass of gin, purrs reclusive singing star Angela Arden. Arden is not only haunted by a secret, she's treated like dirt by her louse of a husband, her snoopy maid, and her petulant daughter. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, satirical, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, eccentric family, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, parents and children, love affair, parody, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, family relations, infidelity, twin sister ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, spain, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 240
Dog's Heart (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Professor Preobrazhensky puts courageous experiences, trying to turn a dog in equal to in all of the person. As a result somebody turns out Doggies. Unfortunately, experience proves that it is better for dog to remain a dog.
Style: psychological, captivating, touching, disturbing
Plot: bourgeoisie, doctor, surgery, experiment, dog, stray dog, degradation, transformation, medical experiment, culture clash, society, human nature ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Steptoe and Son Ride Again (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Albert Steptoe and his son Harold are junk dealers, complete with horse and cart to tour the neighbourhood. They also live amicably together at the junk yard. Always on the lookout for ways to improve his lot, Harold invests his father's life ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: debt, funeral, business, horse, money, son, father, scam, dog, working class, racetrack, family ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Big Bad Wolf (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time in 2012, three brothers lived happily. One day their mom fell into a coma. So Henri, Philippe, and Louis suddenly started wondering about the meaning of their lives and were swamped by a wave of existential doubts. An entirely new ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, infidelity, life turned upside down, siblings relations, looking for sex, unfulfillment, disorder, dishonesty, couples, midlife crisis, doctor, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, versailles, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 8K
Easy Money (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: To inherit his mother-in-law's colossal fortune, a hard living, gambling addict must change his unhealthy ways before it gets the best of him.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: gambling, wedding, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), social differences, family gatherings, parents and children, family life, self discovery, couple relations, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 565
I'm All Yours (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Charming thirty-year-old Hanna Belkacem has inherited the gene from her parents: she is unable to say no. And as she is the Director of Human resources of a big firm such infirmity is not without its problems, particularly when she has to fire ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: crying, transvestite, dog, funeral, female nudity, gift, turkish bath, prayer, grocery store, cigarette smoking, pubic hair, talking to self ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Beverly Hills couple Barbara and Dave Whiteman are very rich but not happy Dave is a hard working business man, his wife is only interested in yoga, aerobics and other meditation classes, and he sleeps with the house maid. Their teenage son is ...
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, satire, dog, rescue, self discovery, family relations, yuppie, eating disorder, uninvited guest, wealth, swimming pool, extramarital affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 382
Never Too Late (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 60-year-old lumber supply businessman is dismayed to learn his 50-year-old wife is pregnant. A film adaptation of the hit Broadway comedy, with Paul Ford repeating his stage role as the flabbergasted papa-to-be.
Plot: parenthood, father in law son in law relationship, mother in law son in law relationship, wanting a baby, pregnant woman, family relations, trying to get pregnant, expectant father, pregnant wife, father daughter relationship, small town, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Throw Out the Anchor (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A comedy about an unemployed widower who heads to Florida with his children for a vacation on a houseboat. When he gets there there is no houseboat
Plot: jewish stereotype, explosion, widow, father daughter relationship, law enforcement, cult, redneck, corrupt politician, husband wife relationship, boat, contamination, family relations ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Guardian Angel (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Madrid, 1981. Jorge has just arrived in Madrid to live in beautiful large house with his brother, mother, grandmother Obdulia, a wealthy woman who is somewhat deaf, and his grandfather, an aged and senile octogenarian.
Plot: money, friend, thief, death of father, deafness, maid, drinking, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, mother daughter relationship, nerd ...
Time: 80s
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
If Dad Only Knew (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bobby is a gay man in the closet in 2003, afraid to come out to his three older brothers, even though he's at least 30 and is being pressed by his sister, his boyfriend, and his lesbian beard to tell the lads. The death of his father and a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: coming out, family relations, eccentric family, forbidden love, self discovery, dishonesty, love and romance, opposites attract, best friends, couples, mistaken identity, family life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 16K
She-Devil (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A cunning and resourceful housewife vows revenge on her husband when he begins an affair with a wealthy romance novelist.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, breakup, divorce, revenge, family problems, rivalry, dishonesty, family conflict, battle of the sexes, suburbs, mistress, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Demandez la permission aux enfants ! (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: chat, telephone, sister sister relationship, junior high school, remote control, father daughter relationship, picnic, divorced parents, birthday, cigarette smoking, television, car ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Boys' Night Out (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Fred, George, Doug and Howie are quickly reaching middle-age. Three of them are married, only Fred is still a bachelor. They want something different than their ordinary marriages, children and TV-dinners. In secret, they get themselves an apartment ...
Style: sexy, humorous, offbeat, sexual, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, sociology, psychology, office politics, adultery, marriage, down on your luck, suburbs, frame up, love triangle, suburban life, couple relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 2K
Permanent (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This comedy, set in 1983 in small town Virginia, centers around a 13 year old and her family. The story of a hairstyle gone incredibly wrong and a young girl's plight to fit in while encountering bullies at a new school.
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, light
Plot: beauty salon, school, parent child relationship, family, teenager, hair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, teenage boy, father son relationship, loneliness, junior high school ...
Time: year 1982
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.7
 958
Mean Spirit (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vincent Poirel dirige une multinationale du BTP. Il a tout obtenu dans la vie sauf un enfant. Sa société est retenue pour construire un stade olympique. Le projet original apporté par son architecte est en fait celui de Simon Variot, imaginé ...
Style: absurd, entertaining, feel good
Plot: newborn baby, reincarnation, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, adultery, love, evil child, death, architect, past life, construction site, hit by a car ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 51K
Stuck on You (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In Martha's Vineyard, Mass., conjoined twins Walt (Greg Kinnear) and Bob Tenor (Matt Damon) make the best of their handicap by being the fastest grill cooks in town. While outgoing Walt hopes to one day become a famous actor, shy Bob prefers to ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, witty, funny ...
Plot: hollywood, twins, family relations, disability, fall in love, artists and showbiz, love and romance, brother brother relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, actor, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, santa monica california, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Married for 7 Years (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After seven years of marriage, a couple of professional workers (he, a doctor and she, a banker) try to refresh their sex life.
Plot: marital crisis, sex therapist, husband wife relationship, doctor, wedding, sexual fantasy, kissing, female nudity, sex shop, sex, lesbian kiss, wife husband relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%