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Harry and the Butler (1961)
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Harry and the Butler (1961)
Original name: Harry og kammertjeneren
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gentle comedy offering the promise of easy social consensus. Harry (Helmuth) is a simple old-time shop porter offered a chance at self-realisation when he's bequeathed a sum by an unknown relative (via several levels of fiscal blood suckers). He decides to engage a butler to take good care of him for a time. This is a man of distinguished upper class service, but a generous nature which happily integrates with Harry's small but colourful world of drinking buddies and crackpot neighbourhood kids.
Plot: children, inheritance, rocket, spring, butler, card playing, junkyard, rocket launching

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, light and funny films with plots about children, family relations, family, youth, father son relationship, father daughter relationship and friendship mostly in Comedy, Family and Crime genres. Some movies like Harry and the Butler: Far til fire's vilde ferie (2015), The Rascal (1994), Six Kids and the Honeymooners (1967), Lotta Leaves Home (1993), Richie Rich (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Far til fire's vilde ferie (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Story: A wild holiday of the father of four and his family.
Plot: girl, boy, burglary, children, child, family relations
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95%
 5.0
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The Rascal (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Torben's father and farmer Jacob make a trade. Jacob gets a gearbox and Torben's father gets peace: Torben must be at farmer Jacob on the farm the rest of his summer holidays. It was Jacob never have done ...! Absolutely terrific Danish ...
Plot: cowboy, tractor, motorcycle, bull, circus, children, bank robbery, farm, teen romance, tomahawk
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Six Kids and the Honeymooners (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Erik and Lisbeth are getting married and then honeymoon to Austria. When Mom and Dad need to have another baby, the four small decides to go on the honeymoon as well. They hide in the caravan and come unseen to Austria. Since they do not have ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Lotta Leaves Home (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A feisty five-year-old girl Lotta decides to move away from home. And no, she doesn't want to put on the stupid sweater.
Plot: runaway, children, female director
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 5.4
 69K
Richie Rich (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billionaire heir Richie Rich has it all, including Reggie Jackson as a batting coach and Claudia Schiffer as a personal trainer -- but no playmates. What's more, scoundrel Laurence Van Dough is scheming to take over the family empire. Uh-oh! ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, sweet, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, children, family, rich and poor, youth, friendship, wealth, butler, when the parents are away, missing person, childhood, rich kid ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
My Sister's Kids Home Alone (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 79 min.
Story: My sisters kids are home alone
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: parents and children, youth, when the parents are away, siblings relations, family relations, mischievous children, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, family, rivalry, coming of age, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sweet and savvy talking golden retriever, Bailey, is one doggone lucky pooch when his devoted owner, Constance Pennington, leaves him her entire billion-dollar fortune. Bailey is lucky, that is, until he becomes the target of an elaborately-designed ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: talking dog, pets, inheritance, friendship, mischievous children, cons and scams, dog, golden retriever, adventure, animal life, family relations, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
When Mom Is Away (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A father left in charge of his three children while mum goes away on a 10-day holiday… What could possibly go wrong?
Style: humorous, light, feel good, funny
Audience: kids
Plot: father son relationship, family relations, children, youth, family, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, lifestyle change, love and romance, life turned upside down, family life, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous ...
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Plot: coming of age, little boy, family relations, wizards and magicians, family, artists and showbiz, young heroes, performer's life, hopes, youth, misfit, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Haba-baba-doo! Puti-puti-poo! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Unemployed Babalu & Redford White find work as maids at a household full of kids.
Plot: family relations, fake doctor, clinic, children, large family, governess, new job, farce, pier
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Giddy Vacations (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Hungary
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A family of boisterous children expect their father to organize a really exciting holiday. So when the chance comes up of spending it on a boat, the Ramona, it seems that the problem is solved.
Plot: holiday, vacation, children, boat, child, dog, pets, family relations, campfire, climbing through a window, wheelchair
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, parents and children, mischievous children, siblings relations, uninhibited rivalry, family, rivalry, youth, disorder, when the parents are away, hotel, winter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, norway, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A mom and dad who usually say no decide to say yes to their kids' wildest requests — with a few ground rules — on a whirlwind day of fun and adventure.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, light, entertaining ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Family, Comedy
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 93 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 69K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 119K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Denmark
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Country: Denmark
Duration: 79 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, friends, gang, save the day, family, family relations, eccentric family, goofy hero, disorder, pets, cons and scams, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%