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Joachim, Put It in the Machine (1974)
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Joachim, Put It in the Machine (1974)
Original name: Jáchyme, hoď ho do stroje!
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sincere provincial young man, Frantisek Koudelka leaves to work in Prague. For the trip he buys a computer made horoscope with biorhythms charts, marked according to his date of birth, there are trappy, precarious, unsuccessful and even critical days and few successful days. The clumsy luckless person Frantisek has finally a guidance for his life.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dog, race, espionage, village, fight, machine, cowboy, mental institution, car, racecar driver, car race, love triangle, train, castle, prophecy, destiny, psychiatrist, love at first sight, competition, judo, bicycle, mirror, chase, translator, mechanic ...
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, cult film, dark humor and funny films with plots about barefoot male, awkward situation, bespectacled male, man with glasses, rivalry, chase and man wearing glasses mostly in Comedy, Crime and Musical genres. Some movies like Joachim, Put It in the Machine: Marecek, Pass Me the Pen! (1976), The End of Agent W4C (1967), Waiter, Scarper! (1981), Straw Hat (1972), Let Him Face the Music! (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Marecek, Pass Me the Pen! (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This comedy is about one average family. The father works as master in the factory and his son is studying on high school. One day father must start to visit the evening school. It's the same school as his son visiting. The lives both students ...
Plot: school, parent child relationship, czech, catch phrase, nerd, boss, employer employee relationship, teenage girl, husband wife relationship, jealousy, old man, mistaken identity ...
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95%
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
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62%
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 ⇓
59%
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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 ⇓
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Let Him Face the Music! (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: School supply teacher timid folk art Ales Brabec won first prize at a music festival and will therefore offer to work for the Prague little theater in the basement. Its director Soukup just needs a few songs for the upcoming musical, and so is ...
Plot: female in swimsuit, house on fire, piano, taking off clothes, ambulance, flute, singer, school principal, awkward situation, cellar, drowning, composer ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 ⇓
47%
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Dismissal (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A successful Spanish executive from a telecommunications company working in Argentina is about to face the most important week of his life, but all his plans will be sabotaged by an eccentric character who will make his week a living hell…
Plot: failed expectations, greedy man, co worker co worker relationship, rivals, malice, secretly observing, compromising photograph, kidnapped man, violent man, work abroad, transmitter, pointing a gun at someone ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Walk of Fame (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A motley crew of aspiring performers come under the guidance of an eccentric and volatile acting coach.
Style: light, entertaining, humorous, feel good
Plot: ambition, friendship between men, love triangle, cynicism, rivalry, shyness, love and romance, relationships, hookah, gay couple, roommate, sword ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Dissolved and Effused (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pražský policejní inspektor Trachta a jeho nezkušený praktikant Hlaváček pátrají po záhadně zmizelém továrníkovi Bierhanzlovi. Jeho továrna se zabývala výrobou vyhlášené masti pro růst vlasů. Pan továrník však náhle ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: interrogation, whodunit, hospital, seductive woman, colleague colleague relationship, suspect, psychological manipulation, mental patient, police interrogation, murder suspect, investigation, bathtub ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
My Sweet Little Village (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The movie's main storyline follows the life of Otík, a mentally retarded young man, in a tight-knit village community. The sweet-tempered Otík works as an assistant truck driver with Mr. Pávek, his older colleague and practical-minded ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: village life, family problems, couples, family relations, society, misfit, love and romance, parents and children, culture clash, village, infidelity, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Journey to Rome (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic, Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: There are as many stories in the world as there are people, and Vasek, a timid guard at a gallery who becomes a reluctant painting thief, hears plenty of them on his train trip to Rome. This multilevel comedy road movie (on a train) and quest for ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: absurdism, absurd humor, heist, priest, train, disguise, painting
Place: rome italy, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Celebrity s.r.o. (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The comedy unfolds in the attractive environs of the never-ending filming of a TV series. The performance opens up with wonderful interplay of relationships, characters, situations, conflicts, big hopes and ambitious plans interwoven with a love ...
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous, semi serious
Plot: friendship between men, fake identity, satire, investigation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ambition, friendship, manipulative woman, film within a film, self pity, employer employee relationship, drunkenness ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
How the World Is Losing Poets (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Style: cult film
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: voyeur, rival, performance, male nudity, sauna, widow, man with glasses, virgin, male objectification, butcher, tank top, friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mortuary Academy (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "Police Academy" clone, about some nerds who inherit an academy for morticians, which is run by a corrupt closet necropheliac. Of course, the most incompetent students possible are accepted, so that the academy will fail, and all sorts of ...
Style: bad taste humour, dark humor
Plot: screaming woman, pretending to be dead, teenage girl, telephone call, woman wearing glasses, fight, cigar smoking, doctor, suicide attempt, academy, group of friends, classmate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Holidays by the Sea (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A comedy about funny adventures of the group of French people during the summer vacation.
Style: humorous, not serious, contemplative, dark humor, funny ...
Plot: beach, social differences, destiny, resort, ocean or sea, disorder, couples, silly humor, social class, adultery, vacation, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brittany
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37%
Where's Poppa? (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When New York attorney Gordon Hocheiser meets Louise Callan, the girl of his dreams, he schemes to eliminate his aging, senile mother, even though he promised his late father that he'd always take care of her. He fears that his batty mom's ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, clever, biting, cynical ...
Plot: oedipus complex, incest, rape, family relations, old age, caretaker, retirement home, nursing, couples, silly humor, love and romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, tokyo
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36%
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Alibi.com (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Time: contemporary
Place: france, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Going Overboard (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, sex comedy, awful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Complexes (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: I complessi is a 1965 commedia all'italiana film compesed by three episodes.
Style: italian comedy, anthology
Plot: awkwardness, colleague colleague relationship, job interview, competition, shyness, love triangle, morality, awkward situation, cowardice, adultery, pool party, job seeking ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Pearls of the Deep (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A manifesto of sorts for the Czech New Wave, this five-part anthology shows off the breadth of expression and the versatility of the movement’s directors. Based on stories by the legendary writer Bohumil Hrabal, the shorts range from the surreally ...
Style: anthology, fairy tale, avant garde, dark humor
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
...aber Jonny! (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: prostitute, love letter, exam, lover, lovers, gym, hitchhiking, barefoot on street, female objectification, gigolo, jealous man, tenant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Gumball Rally (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of people from different backgrounds have one thing in common: when they hear the world "gumball" whispered by one of the others, they know that it's time for the Gumball Rally: a no-holds barred, secret, winner-take-all rally ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, cult film, road movie
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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
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Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Ralliraita (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This rollicking sports comedy from Finnish director Markku Polonen follows the exploits of Seppo 'Sladi' Pesonen, an ex-top-tiered race car driver now reduced to instructing students at a driving school. To relieve the monotony of this ...
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Waydowntown (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Four young office workers have a bet going to see who can last the longest without going outside. In the maze that is the downtown core of a large city, glass skywalks connect apartment buildings, office towers and shopping malls. Its day 28 of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, offbeat ...
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Time: 90s
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The Gay Deceivers (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema, cult film, homoerotic
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Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, miami, san francisco
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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
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Perched on a Tree (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Henry Roubier, a French promoter, and Enrico Mazzini, an Italian, have signed an agreement guaranteeing them a stranglehold on European highways. While driving on the roads of the south, Roubier takes two young hitchhikers, but an unfortunate swerve ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, ambiguous ending
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Time: 70s
Place: france, riviera
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29%
A Girl in Australia (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: epic, surprise ending
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Suck Me Shakespeer 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Mr. Müller is not satisfied with his new work at the Goethe-Gesamtschule. The early getting up and correcting exams annoy him. Director Gerster wants to improve the image of the Goethe-Gesamtschule because she wants to be a symbol of the new ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, not serious
Audience: teens
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