Movies like Pygmalion

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Pygmalion (1983)
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Pygmalion (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play.
Plot: taxi, professor, cockney, colonel, kimono
Time: year 1912
Place: london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sex comedy films with plots about husband wife relationship, couples, sex, farce, love and romance, taxi driver and female nudity mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Pygmalion: Great Catherine (1968), Three on a Spree (1961), Laughter on the 23rd Floor (2001), What's New Pussycat (1965), Club Paradise (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Great Catherine (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play.
Plot: queen, aristocrat, nobility, farce, love triangle, royalty, diplomat, revenge, drunkenness, irreverence, british army, prince ...
Place: russia, england, st. petersburg russia, britain
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three men perform the entire 37 play canon from William Shakespeare in under two hours. A lot of quick costume changes and even more laughs.
Plot: rap, theatre audience, professor, breaking the fourth wall, audience participation, stage play, shakespeare play, talking to the audience, parody, female impersonator, filmed play, live audience ...
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Three on a Spree (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young man will inherit a huge fortune--8 million pounds--but to qualify, he must spend a million pounds in just two months. Easy to do? That's what you think!
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: youth, love and romance, couples, fortune, colonel, millionaire, inheritance
Time: 60s
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Laughter on the 23rd Floor (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Inspired by Neil Simon's early career experience as a junior writer for Your Show of Shows, the play focuses on Sid Caesar/Jackie Gleason-like Max Prince, the star of a weekly comedy-variety show circa 1953, and his staff, including ...
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What's New Pussycat (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A playboy who refuses to give up his hedonistic lifestyle to settle down and marry his true love seeks help from a demented psychoanalyst who is having romantic problems of his own.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, couples, womanizer, catastrophe, fashion, power relations, disorder, love and romance, goofy hero, prostitute, dishonesty, unlikely couple ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, new york
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Club Paradise (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Chicago firefighter Jack Moniker retires and moves to a small Caribbean island, he is befriended by the owner of a run-down resort. Together they renovate the resort and lure tourists to Club Paradise in an effort to fight off corrupt officials ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: nude beach, island, reggae, resort, buddies, nothing goes right, goofy hero, farce, fish out of water, looking for sex, silly humor, couples ...
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Miss Right (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: William Tepper, whose only significant credit to date was the lead role in the Jack Nicholson-directed 1972 cult film (#Drive, He Said), wrote and stars in Miss Right. He plays Terry Bartell, a U.P.I. reporter stationed in Rome. Bartell is an ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: single, journalist, reporter, girlfriend, female nudity, italian woman, break up, womanizer, dream girl, break-up, posing nude, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, rome italy
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Taxi Girl (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Marcella (Fenech) inherits a taxi business from her father and now sets out on the job of her life. With each new fare she becomes involved with sex and crime all done up 70's Italian comedy style.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: taxi, taxi driver, voyeurism, female nudity, breasts, voyeur, stripper, business, see through panties, black panties, sex, girl
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Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Plot: arson, director, actress, scam, hollywood
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A Midsummer Night's Dream (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The second televised production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" with Helen Mirren in the cast, although this time in a different role (Titania). In the 1968 production, which was released to movie theatres in Europe, but premiered in ...
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College Girls (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: What Is College Life... But... Kicks!
Plot: lesbianism, professor, sex, rape, female nudity, lsd, erotica
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An author (Brinke Stevens) cures her struggle with writer's block by making up funny short stories about random people she sees in public.
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Ginger Ale Afternoon (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Plot: trailer park, topless, female nudity, pregnancy, trailer trash, white trash
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The Marriage-Go-Round (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An anthropology professor and his professor wife have the perfect marriage--until a Swedish colleague's daughter comes to visit. Not only is the little girl all grown up, but she's ready to start a family--with him!
Style: sex comedy
Plot: anthropologist, college dean, romantic rivalry, guest, daughter, lecture, rival, shock, jealousy, seduction, extramarital affair, marriage ...
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Not Now Darling (1973)
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Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A married British furrier gives a mobster's mistress a cheap mink coat.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eduard von Bittermagen and his friend Professor Pfiff, indulge in an amusing hobby. They take every opportunity to bet on anything. Their latest bet: Bittermagen claims that his nephew Tommi, a young rascal and the Professor's young daughter ...
Style: sex comedy
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Critic's Choice (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bob Hope is a New York theater critic and his wife (Lucille Ball in their final motion picture pairing) writes a play that may or may not be very good. Now Hope must either get out of reviewing the play or cause the breakup of his marriage. Based on ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Country: UK, USA
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Rebecca's Daughters (1992)
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Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Duration: 106 min.
Story: Colonel Furtado struggles to keep his lands, the Sobradinho Farm, and win the heart of his cousin Esmeraldina. In the process, he fights big beasts, experiences the taste of a bohemian life in town, fends usurers and thieves off, and uses all his ...
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