Movies like Flying Fools

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Flying Fools (1984)
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Flying Fools (1984)
Original name: Lentävät luupäät
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two guys from Häme find out that they actually are from Karjala. At the same time Flybug bites one of the guys. That means he must learn to fly or he gonna die. Reborn Karjala-boys goes at the airport and fun begins. Soon they become acquainted with a robot that runs with booze, two scoundrels and beautiful Miss Universum.
Plot: robot, airplane, inventor, horse race, invention, beauty pageant, flying, air battle, beauty queen, talent agent, prototype
Place: finland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about marriage for money, social climber, laziness, fortune hunter, idle rich, son in law and father in law mostly in Comedy and Western genres. Some movies like Flying Fools: Pohjan tähteet (1969), Tupla-Uuno (1988), The Unhanged (1971), Lottovoittaja UKK Turhapuro (1976), Numbskull Emptybrook (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pohjan tähteet (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Triangle comedy about a movie crew shooting a no-budget artsy film. Director Pohja is a clumsy beginner, cinematographer Törrönen an old pro, and the leading actors Igor and Merju first detest each other although the script is supposed to make ...
Plot: film producer, bus, love triangle, actor, scooter, satire, sauna, journey, lapland, filmmaking, actress, cinematographer ...
Place: finland
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Uuno Turhapuro – kaksoisagentti (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro reads guide books to learn how to be an orchestra conductor and a secret agent. Meanwhile, his father in law hatches a complicated scheme to finally get rid of Uuno.
Plot: marriage for money, dinner, bet, laziness, surveillance, minister, gadget, invention, scheme, hypnotism, double agent, social climber ...
Place: finland
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58%
Happy End? Or How Numbskull Emptybrook Won the Hand of Such a Rich and Beautiful Lady (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Uuno moves in flight cargo to Helsinki for the search of a rich, beautiful wife. He buys elegant clothes for eight marks from an estate auction and in two weeks becomes the most pursued bachelor in town, charming all the women. He also starts as a ...
Plot: marriage, class differences, misunderstanding, class society, high society, date, black eye, wedding, boat, inventor, jet ski, restaurant ...
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Marital Crisis of Numbskull Emptybrook (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Uuno's nose is proved to be so good, that he can smell behind the display window what goods are on the other side. With this fabulous smell talent Uuno is chosen to Police's police-dog school as a student among the other dogs. Meanwhile ...
Plot: marriage, fortune hunter, grocery store, garage, secretary, bet, sleepwalking, mistaken identity, mechanic, dog, social climber, beach ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Numbskull Emptybrook Loses His Memory (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro hits his head and loses his memory. Meanwhile, his friend Härski Hartikainen founds a new peace movement with unorthodox methods.
Plot: garage, amnesia, father in law, marching band, social climber, laziness, lesbian, head injury, mechanic, collision, flashback, hidden camera ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Tupla-Uuno (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tupla-Uuno
Plot: womanizer, heiress, ceo, social climber, fortune hunter, martial arts, garage, scheme, board of directors, retirement, secretary, speedboat ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Unhanged (1971)
Genre: Western, Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two outlaws, The Lonely Rider and the Indian Tonto, have caught (at least they think they have) Speedy Gonzales, a ruthless gunfighter from the town of Njietponimaistadi. They start to travel to another town for the reward, through the desert ...
Plot: desert, fistfight, fast draw, cowboy, gunfight, duel, internal monologue, western town, indian attack, lost, hitchhiker, wounded ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hardware Dealer Numbskull Emptybrook, the President's Son-in-Law (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro, a useless bum who has married money, creates havoc around his father-in-law's presidential campaign. He dresses up as his long-lost, wealthy brother from America, but things go awry when the real brother appears. At some point ...
Plot: father in law, hardware store, social climber, laziness, son in law, marriage for money, fortune hunter, president, idle rich
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Lottovoittaja UKK Turhapuro (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It is the first anniversary of Uuno and Elisabet. Uuno has placed a bet with his friend Härski-Hartikainen a year ago, that if Uuno can take just one year of marriage with Elisabet, Hartikainen will treat him a festive dinner. However, Hartikainen ...
Plot: lottery, laziness, father in law, social climber, marriage for money, son in law, fortune hunter
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Numbskull Emptybrook's Memory Slowly Comes Back (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro has lost his memory and thinks he's a woman. His friend sörsselssön has lost his memory too and Härski Hartikainen tries to help them.
Plot: drag, idle rich, father in law, amnesia, laziness, son in law, personality change, clown, marriage for money, diving, social climber, fortune hunter
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Numbskull Emptybrook (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Uuno goes with his wife to spend summer holiday to their villa in country, studies playing of the violin in a correspondence course and constructs an own violin with do-it-yourself-method, but quits his career when he perceives that takes his free ...
Plot: social climber, violin, eating, hunger, talent show, talent, diet, marital problem, streetcar, idle rich, marriage, friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Village of Simpletons (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A vignette of stories from the small town of Pölhölä, known as the Village of Simpletons.
Plot: assumed dead, search party, old age, presumed dead, misunderstanding, summer, meeting, cow, countryside, family relations, storyteller, weirdo ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Numbskul Emptybrook Back in the Country (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Uuno's father-in-law councillor Tuura moves to the country with his wife and daughter Elisabeth. Uuno joins them when it turns out Tuura's mansion is on the construction site of a new road. Tuura however is set on preventing this.
Plot: countryside, village life, son in law, marriage for money, gadget, laziness, fortune hunter, father in law, city country contrast, social climber
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Uuno Turhapuro Suomen Tasavallan Herra Presidentti (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro becomes the President of Finland. Streets are named after him and honorary companies are arranged for him. He also tries to turn Finland into a kingdom.
Plot: bungee jump, fortune hunter, fake moustache, pet dog, president, social climber, disguise, government, laziness, archive footage, statue, modern art ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Numbskull Emptybrook in the Army (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Uuno is forced to complete his mandatory military service when it is revealed that he only spent one day in the army in his youth. As is typical of the Turhapuro series his family and friends become closely tied in with these events. His friends ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: military, soldier, army, disorder, silly humor, goofy hero, hapless soldier, uniform, military officer, military service, marriage for money, social climber ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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X-paroni (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Baron Wilhelm von Tandem, CEO of the Tandem Corporation, gets mixed up with a spitting image of himself, an innocent country boy Kalle. Both characters conveniently amnesiac, they start living each other's lives and dating each other's ...
Plot: archery, city country contrast, aristocrat, noble, millionaire, dual role, butler, gadget, doppelganger, body swapping, musical performance, car chase ...
Place: finland
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35%
Numbskull Emptybrook in Spain (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Uuno Turhapuro is searching for a job and takes a correspondence course in tour guiding. Eventually he gets a job in a small travel agency and takes a group of Finnish tourists to Marbella, Spain. Unfortunately Uuno's father-in-law Tuura is in ...
Plot: vacation, golf, hotel, disco, family vacation, summer vacation, abroad, father in law son in law relationship, tourist, wedding, husband wife relationship, bullfighting ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain
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Professori Uuno D.G. Turhapuro (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Uuno is unemployed and his friends try to arrange a job for him. With his imagination, though, and the help of Härski Hartikainen (Spede Pasanen), he somehow manages to avoid all work, until he becomes what he has always dreamt of being - a film ...
Plot: laziness, actor, beer drinking, father in law son in law relationship, fortune hunter, neighbor, professor, mother in law, domestic violence, job seeking, social climber, christmas tree ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Pinay Pie (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A funny story about three female friends. Karen is the smart and fashionable one among the three. Love is the cousin of Karen. She works in the cosmetics section of a department store, and dreams of becoming a beauty queen someday. Yolly is the ...
Plot: gay, cousin cousin relationship, beauty queen, friendship, boyfriend, magazine, department store, beauty pageant, police officer
Place: the philippines
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27%
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Village People (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Urho Kaleva Kekkonen, the long-time president of the Republic of Finland, is scheduled to visit Alli’s Bar on his way to northern Finland. He is blindly worshiped and the nearer the visit draws, the more envy, competition and dirty tricks come to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sergeant Körmy and the Marshall's Stick (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The colonel's wife's tin pints need to be cleaned up, and Sergeant First Class Körmy tasks two privates to do so.
Plot: officer, single parent, diet, soldier, prize, sentry, auction, break in, play, military service, military uniform, jeep ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Too Much (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Suzie and her parents take a visit to Japan her father's business partner, an inventor called Tetsuro decides to make Suzie a robot. The robot's name is 'Too Much' (or TM for short) and he and Suzie become the best of ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, wristwatch, american abroad, boy, friendship, girl, on the run, inventor, businessman, robot, runaway, rivalry ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Better Than Andy - The Crazy Finn is Here (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mock -documentary about a Finnish contemporary artist who took the world by a storm.
Plot: modern art, female director, sex, finnish, actor, sex scene, performance
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: finland, helsinki finland
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24%
21 Ways to Ruin a Marriage (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film follows Sanna, who sets out to document the countless ways there are to ruin a marriage for her doctoral thesis.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: marriage, couples, love and romance, research, dysfunctional marriage, wedding, love, divorce, unhappy marriage, one night stand, single, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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23%
I Hired Two Contract Cleaners (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two unemployed losers start their own business. They buy an old carpet cleaning machine from Stockholm, instruction manual not included, and begin creating havoc anywhere they turn up, from private residences and airline hangars to the headquarters ...
Plot: adultery, loan, van, vacuum cleaner, cleaning, airplane, business, husband wife relationship, technology, unemployment, espionage, mercedes benz ...
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23%
Kummeli Goldrush (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Psychiatric patient Elmeri knows about the existence of a gold treasure in Finnish Lapland, hidden there by his late father who somehow managed to capture it from withdrawing German troops on the last days of WW2. His openly gay nurse helps him ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, road movie, funny ...
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Time: 80s, 90s
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El hombre del pito mágico (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Story: Raúl has invented something that can change the destiny of humanity: a whistle whose sound awakens an unstoppable sexual desire.
Style: erotic
Plot: whistling, orgy, sexual initiation, invention, threesome, sex, lesbian kiss, prostitute, friendship, apartment, female nudity, sex in bed ...
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22%
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Dirty Bomb (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 83 min.
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22%
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Country: Finland
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Style: humorous, entertaining, contemplative, light, feel good
Plot: high school reunion, friendship, childhood friend, divorced divorcee, fatherhood, midlife crisis, class reunion, escapades, group of friends, youth, old friends reunited, friends ...
Time: 2010s
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22%