Movies like Undercover 1984

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Undercover (1984)
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Undercover (1984)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The uniquely Australian underwear invention of the Berlei Bra and under corsetry of the time is lovingly and lavishly depicted in David Elfick's lush and amusing production.
Plot: invention, underwear, singing, lingerie, bra, promotion, female underwear
Time: 1920s
Place: australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and funny films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, satire, couples, storytelling, society and state affairs mostly in Comedy, History and Drama genres. Some movies like Undercover: Young Einstein (1988), Ginger Meggs (1982), The Dish (2000), Elvis & Nixon (2016), Nineteen: Shh! No Imagining! (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Young Einstein (1988)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer. When Albert travels to Sydney to patent his invention he meets beatuiful French scientist Marie Curie, as ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, factual, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: atomic bomb, farce, obsessive quest, rise to the top, heroes, misfit, odd couple, nothing goes right, folk hero, prodigy, legends and myths, social differences ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, paris france, sydney australia
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95%
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Ginger Meggs (1982)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ginger Meggs (Paul Daniel) is a young "Dennis the Menace" who first appeared in Australian comic strips in 1921. In this film meant for the pre-teen set, Ginger is constantly getting himself in trouble in spite of his good intentions -- at ...
Plot: microphone, apology, food fight, bully, horse, disguise, radio, father son relationship, cigar, party, foot chase, prank ...
Time: 1930s
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The Dish (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The true story of how the Parkes Radio Telescope was used to relay the live television of man's first steps on the moon, during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, factual, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: nasa, space travel, small town, moon landing, moon, outer space, human spirit, hopes, ambition, social relations, friendship, underdog ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.4
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Elvis & Nixon (2016)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 1970, a few days before Christmas, Elvis Presley showed up on the White House lawn seeking to be deputized into the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs by the President himself.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, factual, humorous ...
Plot: singer, photograph, musician's life, white house, secret service, elvis, elvis presley, u.s. president, dialogue, eccentricity, usa president, fbi agent ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: usa, washington d.c., los angeles, memphis, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Nineteen: Shh! No Imagining! (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A smart finger movie about adult rated romance between young men and women who have total control over SNS.
Plot: panties, asian, bra, taking off clothes, lingerie, purple panties, korean, kiss
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Wills & Burke (1985)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Parody of historical epics that focuses on real-life Australian explorers William John Wills and Robert O'Hara Burkes, who tragically tried to cross the Australian continent from the south, to the north, a distance of 3,250 km.
Style: based on true events
Plot: explorer, parody
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
It Was Beyond the Narva Gate (1981)
Genre: Comedy, History, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 76 min.
Plot: operetta, singer, song, singing, revolution, period piece
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Around the World in Eighty Ways (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mavis Davis has had enough! Younger son Eddie wears headphones all day and almost electrocutes her. Older boy Wally is gay and lives in a huge over-ripe banana. And her husband Roly has grown into a blind, motionless, emotionless vegetable. So pack ...
Plot: gay interest, retirement home, brother brother relationship, wig, vacation, father son relationship, husband wife relationship
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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House on Bare Mountain (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: The Wolfman, Dracula and Frankenstein spy on a girls' school in the mountains, where most of the girls spend their time sunbathing in the nude, nude exercises and nude art classes. The monsters finally invade the school…
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ball, girls' school, panties, room, shorts, blonde, woman played by man, female nudity, old woman, bra, sensuality, dracula ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Picture Show Man (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man, his son and a piano player travel around Australia showing the first silent movies
Plot: rivals, pianist, male nudity, rival, cinema, film projector
Time: 1920s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Little Bit of Soul (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Richard and Kate are former lovers who are now working independently to find the secret of the aging process. Both apply for funding from the Michael Foundation, and are asked to spend the weekend discussing the proposals with the Head of the ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, dark humor, semi serious
Plot: couples, head of state, aging, supernatural ability, politics, revolution, state affairs, supernatural, rebelliousness, dangerous attraction, couple relations, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Outlaw Michael Howe (2013)
Genre: History
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 1814. Van Diemen’s Land, the notorious British penal colony, has dissolved into chaos. Outlaws roaming the wilderness have pushed the colonial government to breaking point. Driven by a deep sense of loyalty and an unquenchable hatred towards ...
Plot: australian western, criminal, spy, torture, murder, colony, aborigine, outlaw, civil war, decapitation, rebellion
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Life of Harry Dare (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harry Dare is a shambolic Adelaide private investigator. He’s still not certain why he’s in the business; perhaps to understand his father’s disappearance, 20 years earlier? But now Harry’s got a real case: who stole his father’s old Kombi ...
Plot: mini van, theft, stolen car, van, aborigine, port, harbor, car theft, australian aboriginal
Place: south australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sweet Talker (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When scam artist Harry Reynolds gets out of jail, he makes his way to the depressed coastal village of Beachport, where according to local myth, an old Portuguese treasure ship lies buried in the sand. Harry is an old pro at manipulating this ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Top Knot Detective (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This is the story of how a failed Japanese samurai series, became an instant cult classic.
Plot: samurai, murder, ninja, wandering, monster, tv show
Place: australia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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This is Sodom (2010)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Israel, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When ancient Sodom is doomed to destruction due to its people's corrupt ways, Lot is the only righteous man destined to be spared.
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, parody, society, dishonesty, fall in love, farce, desert, cons and scams, social decay, switching roles, chases and races, race against time ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor and somewhat dim. They find themselves involved in palace intrigues as ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
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Time: 18th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, spain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Comic Relief: Uptown Downstairs Abbey (2011)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: UK
Story: A parody of the hit television show, Downton Abbey, following the lives of the upper class and their servants.
Plot: puppet, maid, butler, cane, valet, bell, newspaper, housekeeper, titanic, servant, teapot, cabbage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Attila flagello di Dio (1982)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
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Plot: roman empire, barbarian, mermaid, sorceress, centaur, shipwreck, balloon, ancient rome, bare breasts, sword and sorcery
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Le Retour du Héros (2018)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1809, France. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up.
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, romantic, entertaining
Audience: girls' night, date night, boys' night
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Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Virgin for Caligula (1982)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: sexploitation film, erotic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ferdinando and Carolina (1999)
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Country: Italy, France
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Story: On his death bed in the 1820s, King Ferdinando I of Naples tries to escape the ghosts of his bloody kingship by remembering his younger days, when he was allowed to go hunting and have fun, and inventing love games. Then he was obliged to marry Mary ...
Style: humorous, epic, semi serious, realistic, sexy
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Time: 18th century, 1700s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Libertine (2000)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, captivating, clever ...
Plot: rebelliousness, writer's life, against the rules, fighting the system, estate, rebellion, clergy, society, couple relations, idealism, religions or cults, freedom of speech ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Carlota Joaquina, Princess of Brazil (1995)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A hot blooded Spanish princess plots to conquer her enemies and become queen.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Agamenon: The Film (2012)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Brazil
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The trajectory of the clumsy reporter Agamenon Mendes Pereira, always present in key events of history, his biggest scoops and his eternal love for Isaura, who survives his unexpected travels around the world, in search of news and fame.
Style: humorous, captivating, realistic, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Up Pompeii (1971)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A funny thing happens to Lurcio (Frankie Howerd) on the way to the rent-a-vestal-virgin market stall. A mysterious scroll falls into his hands, listing the names of all the conspirators plotting to murder Emperor Nero. And when the upstart slave is ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tales from the Golden Age (2009)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Tales from the Golden Age is composed of 5 unconventional short stories, each one dealing with the late communist period in Romania, told through its urban myths from the perspective of ordinary people. The title of the film refers to the alluded ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, gloomy ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1979
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Cat Samurai Goes to Southern Island (2015)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Edo period. Once a famous swordsman, Kyutaro Madarame, aka “Madara the Devil,” is now a masterless samurai. When a white cat called Tamanojo appears before Kyutaro, the encounter changes him forever. Starring Kazuki Kitamura. This ...
Plot: samurai, cat, ronin, edo period
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Dumbfounded King (1991)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Spain, France, Portugal
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Spain, under Philip IV (1621-1665). The film is based on a novel by Gonzalo Torrente Ballester. The King (Gabino Diego) is stunned to see the naked body of Marfisa (Laura del Sol), the most beautiful prostitute of the town and Court. After that, he ...
Style: humorous, sexual, realistic, semi serious, sexy
Plot: royal court, monastery, religions or cults, satire, clergy, prostitute, head of state, society, palaces castles and temples, first sex, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 17th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Kenny (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From the biggest festival to the smallest church social, Kenny Smyth delivers porta-loos to them all. Ignored and unappreciated, he is one of the cogs in society's machinery; a knight in shining overalls taking care of business with his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, talky, clever ...
Plot: toilet, working class, society, friendship, friends, family relations, buddies, parent child relationship, misfit, cleaner, plumber, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, nashville tennessee, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%