Movies like I, Distressing God

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I, Distressing God (1969)
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I, Distressing God (1969)
Original name: Já, truchlivý Bůh
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Adolf (Miloš Kopecký), the irresistible seducer of women, is fond of Janicka (Hana Lelitová), a novice opera singer. The girl, however, prefers famous men and Adolf thus does not have a single chance with her. One day in a hospital, he meets a Greek partisan named Apostolek (Pavel Landovský) who impresses him with his spontaneity and ease in solving all problems, especially those with women. Adolf has an idea for a revenge. He makes Apostolek familiar with social manners, dresses him after the latest fashion and introduces him to Janicka as a Greek conductor. Janicka instantly falls in love with the made-up composer and Apostolek does no better.
Plot: greek, fake identity, sex, joke, hospital, comedy of manners
Place: czechoslovakia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out emotional, realistic, sentimental and dark humor films with plots about sex, female nudity, hospital, nurse, male nudity, infidelity and surrealism mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like I, Distressing God: Stitches (1985), Offset (2006), The Year of the Yahoo! (1971), The Most Beautiful Age (1969), Operacja Dunaj (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Stitches (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The misadventures of three students in medical school.
Plot: party, doctor, medical student, white panties, joke, sex, panties, hospital
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Offset (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Romania, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The plot focuses on the lives of the soon to be married Stefan, a German working in Romania for a wealthy and eccentric printing company owner, Nicu Iorga and his soon-to-be bride Brîndușa, who is Nicu's secretary.
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Place: romania
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The Year of the Yahoo! (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A country-western singer is recruited to run for the U.S. Senate, and soon clashes with his unscrupulous campaign manager on the tactics to run his political campaign.
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The Most Beautiful Age (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An artist's studio is descended upon by a group of retired men and a young mother who agree to model in the nude for money. Comedy ensues as the students and the local bureaucracy react to the models, all in need of extra money. Several running ...
Plot: sculptor, posing, bureaucracy, repression, old man, irony, model, retirement, female nudity, student
Place: czechoslovakia
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Operacja Dunaj (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland, Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Operation Danube was the cover name for the invasion of Czechoslovakia by Warsaw Pact armies in August 1968. The fleet of Polish tanks which arrive to liberate their neighbor, ostensibly threatened by a counter-revolution, includes the old tank ...
Plot: invasion, soviet army, skinny dipping, tank, tavern, male female relationship, escape, female nudity, sex, small town, desertion, friendship ...
Time: 1960s
Place: czechoslovakia
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Two friends have sex just for fun. One day they make a blood test, just for fun, and they discover that one of them has AIDS, not knowing who.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A collection of sketches on prostitution through the ages. 1) "The Prehistoric Era": A caveman discovers that a cavewoman is more attractive when cave paint is applied to her face. And she can earn more seashells that way. 2) "Roman ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
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Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 60 min.
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Wide Open (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A philandering cab driver decides to help his girlfriend's attractive sister, who is in trouble with drug dealers.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 106 min.
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