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You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)
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You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)
Original name: Pane, vy jste vdova!
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be artificial body in the shape of actress Evelina Keleti and with brain of psychotic serial killer Fany Stubová. They also manage to kill king's astrologer Stuart Hampl, who warns the king. Accidentally, Hampl's brain is implanted into assassin's body, actress Keleti is killed and chaos begins.
Style: dark humor, absurd, experimental, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: switching bodies, fictitious kingdom, prison, survival, espionage, parody, airplane, killer, fight, machine, thief, serial killer, terrorist, strong female character, murderer, army, party, body swapping, king, wedding, scientist, friendship, swindle, violence, millionaire ...
Place: central europe

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Most similar movies to You Are a Widow, Sir

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, cult film, dark humor and humorous films with plots about chase, bespectacled male, man with glasses, dog, seductive behavior, photograph and secretly observing mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like You Are a Widow, Sir: Who Wants to Kill Jessie? (1966), A Nice Plate of Spinach (1977), I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970), Miss Golem (1972), Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Who Wants to Kill Jessie? (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this zany Czechoslovakian comedy, a scientist invents a machine that projects a sleeping person's dream on a screen; disaster soon follows when the machine malfunctions and the cartoon-like dream characters become very real!
Style: absurd, cult film, psychotronic, comic
Plot: comics, cowboy, mad scientist, dream, superhero, fantasy becomes reality, washing someone, judge, love triangle, escape, plan gone wrong, rooftop ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Nice Plate of Spinach (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The heroes of this absurd comedy, full of confusion and humor are Dzharda Zemanek and Frantisek Liska.
Style: dark humor, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: locked in, prison, accomplice, face mask, lie, on the run, foot chase, locked door, chase, scientific experiment, experiment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This futuristic science fiction comedy features an atomic bomb blast that causes women to grow beards and lose the ability to have children. A summit meeting is held at the United Nations, with the proposed solution of building a time machine. The ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: time paradox, time machine, science, manipulative person, dog, fish out of water, spy, manipulative behavior, prophecy, disappearance, woman in bra, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 90s, future, year 1999, 1990s, 1910s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Former Nazi Klaus Abard survives to the 1990s by taking anti-ageing pills. He plans to use a time travel trip to return to Germany in 1944 and present Hitler with a hydrogen bomb, so that he can win the war. Unfortunately the pilot, woman-chasing ...
Style: surreal, humorous, tense, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: death of brother, conspiracy, brother brother relationship, secret, nazism, world war two, scientist, employer employee relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship, misunderstanding, murder, death of father ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1944, year 1941 ...
Place: germany, prague, prague czech republic, europe, czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Four Murders Are Enough, Darling (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two criminal gangs are ruthlessly fighting for a 1-million dollar check that, purely by chance, got into the flat of shy high school teacher George Camel. As the number of victims sharply increases, Camel is mistakenly regarded as a mass murderer ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: hit in the face, soap, stabbed in the back, co worker co worker relationship, visit, satire, impersonation, blood splatter, multiple deaths, breaking the fourth wall, punched in the face, disguise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
 29
Miss Golem (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It is the 1920's. The good-looking hostess Věra demonstrates household robots to visitors of the Futurum exhibition. Young inventor Petr comes to her rescue when she tries to flee from two men wanting to take her away. Věra confesses that she ...
Style: dark humor, intellectual, neo screwball comedy, psychotronic
Plot: robot, golem, telescope, drinking from a bottle, private detective, pet bird, spiral staircase, photograph, tied to a chair, death by electrocution, fake moustache, rebel ...
Time: 1920s
Place: prague, central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In New York in 1995 Dr. Richard Jacks is a creator of perfumes. Thus he spends his days inventing new colorful and well smelling potions and certainly caring for his girlfriend Sarah Carver. But when he discovers that his greatgrandfather, called ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, sexy, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gender bending, split personality, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, switching roles, disorder, supernatural ability, hidden identity, fish out of water, transformation, double life, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 2K
Steak (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A French comedy with comedians Eric & Ramzy made by Quentin Dupieux a.k.a. Mr. Oizo.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, surreal, dark humor ...
Plot: money raising, gang, buddies, friends, society, physical appearance, disorder, parody, fish out of water, crimes, life is a bitch, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 7.2
 118
Straw Hat (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Slacker Maurice Fadinar wasted his whole inheritance and the only way out of this situation, as it seems, to marry Helen Nonankur - daughter of a wealthy farmer. At the last meeting with his mistress in a nearby forest Fadinar's horse eats ...
Plot: virginity, lack of money, awkward situation, officer, debt, singer, straw hat, locked door, aristocrat, farce, gift, groom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Love Factor (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Women around the globe begin disappearing when a renegade race of top-heavy aliens from the planet Angvia begin snatching them off the streets.
Style: cult film, sex comedy, psychedelic, absurd
Plot: alien, violence, switchblade, false name, strip club, telescope, forest, card game, female criminal, portal, seductive woman, lighting a cigarette ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Sexual Chemistry (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert, an overworked chemist experimenting with new sex-enhancing drug, uses himself as a human guinea pig in order to make an impending deadline. Sexual Chemistry DVD His new drug works wonders on his libido, but has an unexpected side-effect: it ...
Style: sexploitation film, erotic, sex comedy
Plot: chemistry, body swapping, handcuffed woman, breasts, taking off shoes, prankster, chemist, fish out of water, mistaken identity, secret, taking a shower, promiscuity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Computer Killers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following his forced retirement from an appalling rock band, Jason decides to vacation at Brittlehouse Manor, a health farm run by the leather-gloved, ex-Nazi scientist Dr. Storm. Along the way, Jason meets Judy, also on her way to Brittlehouse ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, biting, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, survival, hospital, violence, mind control, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, mental illness, on the run, laboratory ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The End of Agent W4C (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The invincible agent Cyril Juan Borguette alias W4C has been assigned a mission to go to a hotel in Prague, get hold of a saltcellar with a plan for the military exploitation of Venus hidden in it, and hand it over to the beautiful agent Alice. He ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic, absurd, dark humor
Plot: hotel, accountant, motorboat, boat, waiter, singer, death by electrocution, phone booth, underwater scene, man in swimsuit, carriage, eavesdropping ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 21K
Doghouse (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six men with mid-life anxiety set out for a weekend in the country in an attempt to reconnect with their masculinity. What they find is a catastrophe so horrible and bizarre that a mid-life crisis turns out to be exactly what they need to survive ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, battle of the sexes, virus, friendship, cannibalism, danger, disorder, supernatural, chaos, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 283
The Big Wash (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sickened to see his students always sleeping in class, a teacher with a colleague and an anarchist start a war against the television. They climbed on Paris roofs to coat the T.V. antennas with a special product cutting the signal reception.
Plot: school teacher, chase, gym teacher, gym class, barrel, doctor, biblical reference, on the run, balcony, clothed female naked male, drinking from the bottle, postman ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sexy Killer: You'll Die for Her (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In medical school of an elite university, campus starts sown with corpses. The police have no clue who is responsible for the carnage. Nobody suspected Barbara, a beautiful young innocent looking whose only concern seems to be the fashion. However, ...
Style: psychological, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, zombie, psychopath, serial killer, slasher, sex addict, obsession, deadly, amateur detective, danger, violence spree, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 293
Eat and Run (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A humanoid alien lands on earth, and soon discovers he likes to eat Italian. Italian people, that is. Incompetent detective McSorely is the only one with a clue about what's going on, and even his grasp of the situation isn't too firm. The ...
Style: dark humor, gag humor, cult film, horror spoof
Plot: secretly observing, pretending to be someone else, screaming man, coconut, selfish woman, serial killer, fight, fat man, maniac, psychological manipulation, knitting, damsel in distress ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Test Tube Teens from the Year 2000 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the future, corporations have taken over the world and banned sex. A group of rebellious high school students devise a way to go back in time to the present day and try change history to prevent that from happening.
Style: cult film, sex comedy, psychotronic
Plot: time travel, high school, girl with glasses, group shower, assassin, shooting, sexual tension, virgin, private investigation, shared shower, screaming woman, fake identity ...
Time: year 2000, year 1994, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Devilish Honeymoon (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Black comedy about a genius inventor and two young, smart and beautiful women. Both of them putting all their effort into getting the one man. This will inevitable lead to all sorts of mischief, crime and even a murder. This murder-comedy, shot at ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: manipulative woman, womanizer, wedding, female antagonist, newlywed, manipulative behavior, marriage, manipulative person, honeymoon, suspicion, rival, workplace romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feeling So Sad (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A mother drops her son and husband off at a tropical vacation spot for a little rest and relaxation. The only problem is that the husband has been dead for quite some time, and his wife had him stuffed and carries him around with her. Complications ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: man child, domineering mother, overbearing mother, farce, resort, murder, older man younger woman relationship, on the run, man with glasses, repairman, intrigue, marriage proposal ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 9K
Body Bags (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three tales are told, each one increasingly terrifying. The first tells the story of a woman being stalked by an axe-weilding maniac. The second is the story of a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair. The final tale shows ...
Style: anthology, scary, suspenseful, feel good, tense ...
Plot: obsession, psychopath, investigation, serial killer, murder, hair loss, baseball, crimes, gory, stalking, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Dinner for Adele (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When the famous detective Nick Carter visits Prague, he becomes involved in strange case of a missing dog and even stranger carnivorous plant. He becomes convinced that he is standing against his greatest enemy - the Gardener, who supposedly died ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film, ambiguous ending
Plot: parody, gunshot, train station, midget, arrest, grandfather granddaughter relationship, absurd humor, jail, dwarf, mask, american abroad, fake identity ...
Time: 1900s
Place: prague czech republic, czechoslovakia, central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Borrowed Face (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It is the 1930s. Physician Bartos devotedly attends poor patients in the city suburbs, at the same time researching the possibilities of regeneration of human tissues after transplantation. His former colleague Rosen, now working as an assistant at ...
Style: psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: body swapping, false identity, criminal, scientific experiment, murderer, runaway, legend, identity crisis, on the run, police officer, killer, plastic surgeon ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Flying Saucers Over Velky Malikov City (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A model Communist village is visited by a flying saucer.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ufo, barefoot male, innkeeper, extraterrestrial, anniversary, saint bernard dog, barefoot on street, stuttering, czech village, chess, guitar playing, bankruptcy ...
Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a sorority girl falls in love with a zombie, it's only a matter of time before a zombie apocalypse is unleashed on campus. The sorority girl discovers that weed is the cure. Now, she must smoke out the whole school before it's too ...
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, absurd, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, love and romance, youth, deadly, social relations, chaos and mayhem, campus, college life, supernatural romance, absurd humor, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1986, year 1985
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Monster in the Closet (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After several people and a dog are found dead in their closets a "mild-mannered" reporter, a college professor, her son and a befuddled professor band together to uncover the mystery but not without involving the U.S. Army and mass panic.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, scary, horror spoof ...
Plot: murder, parody, escapades, deadly, danger, journalism, prodigy, deadly creature, survival, talking to the camera, punched in the face, rival ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 27K
Casino Royale (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Sir James Bond is called back out of retirement to stop SMERSH. In order to trick SMERSH, James thinks up the ultimate plan - that every agent will be named 'James Bond'. One of the Bonds, whose real name is Evelyn Tremble is sent to take ...
Style: stylized, humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting ...
Plot: 007, espionage, parody, chase, farce, satire, secret agents, escapades, betrayal, undercover, race against time, femme fatale ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: scotland, england, germany, east berlin, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Get Charlie Tully (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Charlie Tully and womanising Reggie Peek con two rich Italians out of £500,000 but during their flight out Charlie is arrested for coning an American and a dog. Reggie stores the money in a Swiss Bank and after Charlie is released is about to tell ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: on the run, heist, gangsters, love affair, bank, cons and scams, crime, criminal heroes, chase, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, london, europe, england, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Waiter, Scarper! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It is the story of a man who had financial troubles. He was married several times and had to pay for several kids. He wanted to earn some extra money by playing in a cafe. But one drunken guest supposes he is a waiter and pays his bill to him. So ...
Style: cult film
Plot: prison, waiter, playing violin, lack of money, reunion, visitor, seductive behavior, newspaper, fantasizing, class reunion, false name, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Frankenstein General Hospital (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mad doctor puts together a new body by using body parts he steals from a mortuary at the hospital where he works.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: female director, scientist, little girl, wheelchair, doctor, laboratory, taking a photograph, secret, psychiatrist, modern day adaptation, snoring, cigar smoking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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