Movies like Let There Be Light!

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Let There Be Light! (1998)
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Let There Be Light! (1998)
Original name: Que la lumiere soit!
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: God comes to Earth in order to make a film.
Plot: outer space, angel, devil, body swapping, jewish, writers, asteroid, switching bodies, bible, hollywood, cockroach, heaven, invisibility, filmmaking, satire, tv set, typewriter, depiction of god, hollywood sign, hebrew, director cameo
Place: paris france

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Most similar movies to Let There Be Light!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sexy, melancholic and satirical films with plots about satire, first contact, female nudity, runaway, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief) and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like Let There Be Light!: Pak! Pak! My Dr. Kwak! (2011), Chinese In Paris (1974), An Angel of the Lord (2005), Dark at Noon (1992), Cleo/Leo (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pak! Pak! My Dr. Kwak! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Angelo dreams of creating a medicine that could cure his father’s illness. With some knowledge about medicinal herbs, he makes a living as a faith healer. Everyone believes him, except Cielo Delos Santos, a doctor who swears to do everything to ...
Plot: angel, witch doctor, pharmacy, police officer, dog, doctor, con artists, good deed, complaint, sick father, physician, martial arts ...
Place: the philippines
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100%
Chinese In Paris (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Overnight, Paris is invaded - although peacefully - but the Chinese Army, and millions of Chinese people... It's the Nazi occupation all over again, with modern - funny - twists.
Plot: communist, chinese, satire, french resistance, invasion, occupation, uniform
Place: paris france
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44%
An Angel of the Lord (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A screwup angel is exiled from the Heaven down to Earth, incarnated as a beggar.
Style: fairy tale, captivating, sincere, humorous, light
Plot: heaven, angel, god, devil, love, church, beggar, virgin mary, nun, choir, punishment, countryside ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Dark at Noon (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this mystical comedy, Felicien has traveled to Portugal from France soon after the end of the First World War. It seems that his recently deceased father had invested a lot of money in a factory located in a remote village, and he has come to ...
Style: allegory
Plot: priest, death of father, surrealism, ghost, puzzle, virgin mary, village, marquis, buried alive, a vision, body swapping, leg brace ...
Time: year 1918
Place: paris france, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.2
 199
Cleo/Leo (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Leo Blockman (Scott Baker), an egocentric, sexist businessman who thinks he's God's gift to women, gets a taste of his own medicine when he tries picking up the wrong woman: a murderous psycho who shoots him. Leo falls off a bridge and ...
Style: surprise ending, sex comedy
Plot: gender bending, switching bodies, transsexual, female nudity, murder, office, sex scene, sexist, reincarnation, retribution, poker, body swapping ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
2000 Years Later (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A satirical film on fads in the US. A TV host on a late night show tries to convince his viewers that they should return to Rome and Roman ways.
Plot: satire, ancient rome, messenger, time travel, tv show, hollywood
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Not Everybody's Lucky Enough to Have Communist Parents (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Irène, a strong french believer of communist utopia, is the happiest one when the Red Army Chorus announce they are coming to the Parisian stage.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: politics, store, fall in love, idealism, utopia, society, music band, soldier, love and romance, state affairs, family relations, satire ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1958
Place: paris france, france, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Professional Secrets of Dr. Apfelgluck (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This series of sketches introduces doctor Apfelglück and four of his patients... and their rather peculiar and disturbing problems.
Plot: party, psychiatrist, death, servant, husband wife relationship, game playing, actor, truck driver, heaven, secretary, psychiatry, fictional game show ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Sex Trip (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a shallow womanizer refuses a mysterious homeless woman's request for a kiss, he wakes up the next morning to discover he's been changed into a woman.
Style: sex comedy, light, ironic, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: switching bodies, body swapping, womanizer, macho man, sexuality, absurdism, male female relationship, gender bending, understanding, gender, sexy woman, gigolo ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Mermaid in Paris (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man rescues a mermaid in Paris and slowly falls in love with her.
Style: sweet, unusual plot structure, disturbing, light, captivating
Plot: mermaid, interspecies romance, love, rebelliousness, impossible love, fall in love, fish out of water, power of love, mysterious girl, magic, curiosity, broken heart ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
One Foot in Heaven (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bull Webster is a taxi driver with some work problems on his hands: the Spider Corporation, a giant financial holding company, has decided to buy out his taxi co-operative in order to make it go bankrupt and purchase its land at a low cost. Bull is ...
Style: urban fantasy
Plot: taxi driver, lottery, kidnapped wife, police officer, visit, car accident, airplane, rivalry, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, car chase, lawyer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Invisible Woman (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: scientist, doctor, surrealism, ancestor, supernatural power, gynecologist, family relations, acting audition, female director
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Three Kings (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Three Wise Men – Balthazar, Melchior and Gaspard – are on their way to Bethlehem to pay homage to the infant Jesus when they are suddenly, an inexplicably, transported two thousand years into the future. They find themselves walking the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, thought provoking
Plot: time travel, time loop, time traveler, social relations, religion, adventure, time jump, religious faith, religious, time paradox, time warp, changing the past or future ...
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
My Life Is Hell (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: La naïve et complexée Leah signe par erreur un pacte avec le diable Abargadon. Mais elle est sur les listes du Paradis, aussi l'Archange Gabriel intervientil pour causer la perte du démon. Mais Leah commence à trouver Abargadon séduisant ...
Plot: pact with the devil, hell, devil, female nudity, female director
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
An American Carol (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In An American Carol a cynical, Anti-American Hollywood filmmaker sets out on a crusade to abolish the 4th of July holiday. He is visited by three spirits who take him on a hilarious journey in an attempt to show him the true meaning of America.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, ghost, state affairs, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, americana, religions or cults, disorder, lifestyle, goofy hero, satire, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1968, year 1940
Place: usa, new york, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Who's the Caboose? (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A documentary team gets a grant to do a film on a rare fatal disease that is attacking homeless people. However, they quickly find the film too depressing. Ducking into a nightclub, they discover a young Manhattan comedienne and decide instead to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, documentary filmmaking
Plot: hollywood, satire, filmmaking, showbiz, terminal illness, nightclub, life is a bitch, actor's life, artists and showbiz, comedy club, talent agent, actress ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, new york, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 10K
Switch (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steve Brooks, a sexist womanizer, is killed by a group of his angry former lovers. In heaven, he makes a bargain with God for redemption and agrees to return to Earth. Once there, he must have a sincere relationship with a female and make her fall ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, inspirational, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, reincarnation, womanizer, fish out of water, gender bending, switching roles, murder, gender, divine intervention, justice, redemption, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
 272
Ghost Writer (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A writer moves into a Malibu beach house, and comes up against the ghost of an actress who supposedly had committed suicide there 30 years previously, but had been murdered by her boyfriend. The ghost asks the writer's help in proving her ...
Plot: car chase, police, dog, writers, twins, dance club, ghost, murder, beach house, invisibility, wax museum, beach ...
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Like Father Like Son (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Jack Hammond has best chances to become medical superintendent in the clinic. So he's completely absorbed in his work and has no understanding for his teenage son Chris' problems with school. By accident one of them drinks a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, inspirational, sentimental, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: body swapping, high school, switching roles, child as adult, disorder, fish out of water, family life, parents and children, misfit, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, wish come true ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.4
 387
Earth Angel (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a prom queen dies in 1962, her only means of entering Heaven is by returning to 1990 earth, to assist friends from her youth.
Plot: ex boyfriend, redemption, heaven, love, prom queen, high school
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.6
 291
The White Lady (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This castle has its own ghost - a mysterious White lady. She emerges from the painting on the wall when someone speaks out magic formula. White lady is good ghost, she can make someone's wishes true. Even if it is a new duct. But a miracle is ...
Style: psychotronic, urban fantasy
Plot: ghost, satire, priest, small town, female ghost, political satire, magical power, bureaucracy, ghost story, painting, mysterious event
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.9
 105
My Tale Is Hot (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The devil emerges from the ground in a suburbanite's garden and tries to tempt him with a variety of naked women.
Plot: devil, temptation, husband wife relationship, stripper, female nudity, wager, twist the dance, harem, burlesque, henpecked husband, bet, lucifer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 742
In and Out (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two couples, Pierre and Aimée, Éric and Pénélope, all share four years of friendship without cloud. Only concern, Penelope and Pierre have become lovers ... The situation becoming untenable, they decide to break. But after a final night of ...
Style: entertaining, sexy, humorous, romantic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: body swapping, switching bodies, friendship, infidelity, switching roles, breakup, secret lover, husband wife relationship, couples, love triangle, relationships, social relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Bedazzled (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elliot Richardson, suicidal techno geek, is given seven wishes to turn his life around when he meets up with a very seductive Satan. The catch: his soul. Some of his wishes include a 7 foot basketball star, a rock star, and a hamburger. But, as ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, sexy, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: wish come true, femme fatale, devil, pact with the devil, deal with the devil, destiny, nothing goes right, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals, heaven and hell, basketball, satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Libido: The Urge to Love (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman falls down a staircase, and suddenly becomes... a nymphomaniac.
Plot: nymphomaniac, suicide attempt, strict father, casual sex, nymphomania, female nudity, lesbianism, secretary, mother daughter relationship, female masturbation, priest, lesbian sex ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, cote d'azur, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Rapture-Palooza (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two teens battle their way through a religious apocalypse on a mission to defeat the Antichrist.
Style: humorous, surreal, satirical, parody, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, good versus evil, dark humor, survival, disorder, chaos, partners, friendship, devil, save the world, religion, sin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 10K
Vice Versa (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious oriental skull transforms a father into his son, and vice versa.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: switching roles, body swapping, school, workaholic, child as adult, switching bodies, family, communication problem, disorder, quibbling, longing, elementary school ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Book of Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: The end of the millenium has taken on a certain significance in modern day prophecies. What happens if Jesus Christ has second thoughts about the Apocalypse? It is December 31, 1999 and New Year's Eve takes on new meaning when the Devil, Jesus ...
Style: humorous, futuristic, surreal, enigmatic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, hopes, introspection, society, human nature, moral dilemma, rivalry, religions or cults, legends and myths, destiny, save the world, dark humor ...
Time: contemporary, year 2000, year 1999
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 95K
The Hot Chick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Not only is Jessica Spencer the most popular girl in school -- she is also the meanest. But things change for the attractive teen when a freak accident involving a cursed pair of earrings and a chance encounter at a gas station causes her to switch ...
Style: funny, not serious, humorous, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, high school, prom, cheerleading, cross dressing, switching roles, teenage life, gender bending, love and romance, rivalry, friends, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 1st century b.c., 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Brand New Testament (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 114 min.
Story: God lives in Brussels. On earth though, God is a coward, with pathetical morals and being odious with his family. His daughter, Ea, is bored at home and can't stand being locked up in a small apartment in ordinary Brussels, until the day she ...
Style: philosophical, surreal, meditative, talky, sentimental ...
Plot: god, goddess, religion, philosophy, friendship, destiny, husband wife relationship, tyranny, adventurer, absurdism, insanity, bible ...
Time: 70s
Place: brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%