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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: spring, children, inheritance, card playing, butler, rocket, junkyard, rocket launching

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, light and entertaining films with plots about children, family relations, father son relationship, family, dog, father daughter relationship and friendship mostly in Comedy, Family and Crime genres. Some movies like Harry and the Butler: The Rascal (1994), Far til fire's vilde ferie (2015), Six Kids and the Honeymooners (1967), Lotta Leaves Home (1993), Bailey's Billion$ (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.1
 264
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: children, circus, tractor, bank robbery, motorcycle, farm, bull, cowboy, tomahawk, teen romance
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: burglary, child, boy, girl, children, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 ...
Plot: female director, telegram, child smoking cigarette, hotel, sleeping pill, children, dog, wedding, jail, honeymoon, caravan, child smoking
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: female director, children, runaway
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Bailey's Billion$ (2005)
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: inheritance, talking dog, golden retriever, friendship, pets, danger, mischievous children, rescue, cons and scams, getting home, family relations, dog ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Buster's World (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 20 min.
Story: The television series was based on a play by Danish author Bjarne Reuter. In 1984 Reuter published his collection Tre skuespil ("Three Plays"); a collection containing also En dag i Hector Hansens liv ("A Day in the Life of Hector ...
Style: touching, feel good, offbeat, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, wizards and magicians, picked on, family relations, teasing, teenage life, against the odds, siblings relations, hopes, artists and showbiz, family, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Haba-baba-doo! Puti-puti-poo! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Philippines
Story: Unemployed Babalu & Redford White find work as maids at a household full of kids.
Plot: farce, family relations, children, clinic, fake doctor, governess, new job, pier, large family
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 66K
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: light, humorous, sincere, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, youth, friendship, children, rich and poor, missing person, family, heroes, mischievous children, cons and scams, conspiracy, wealth ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: family relations, pets, campfire, vacation, climbing through a window, holiday, pet, children, dog, child, wheelchair, boat
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Attention, Turtle! (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in 1970's Soviet Union, the story follows a group of young children and a pet turtle. When one of the children becomes ill and taken to hospital, his turtle falls into the hands of two mischievous boys who test the turtle's ...
Plot: turtle, tank, bathtub, apartment, hospital, children, teacher, soldier, school, cross dressing, crossdressing, bathing ...
Place: soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
10 Days without Mamma (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: funny, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: father daughter relationship, father son relationship, family relations, children, husband wife relationship, lifestyle change, life turned upside down, love and romance, family, family life, society, responsibility ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Iqbal Farooq and the Secret Recipe (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The 13-year-old Iqbal is a charming, imaginative and fun boy, which, according to his father, is not enough if one is to succeed in the world. But when Iqbal, his little brother Tariq (11 years) and their friend Sille, accidentally blow up their ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, feel good, light, psychological
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I Didn't Do It! (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Martin is a basically good boy. Unfortunately each time he decides to give a hand things end in disaster. This summer, he has been invited to spend a vacation at the Hotel Nautilus by his friend Vincent's parents. This is a ...
Plot: children, hotel, friend, father son relationship, tree, summer vacation, house, summer camp, summer, boy, friendship, paint ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Larger Than Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Motivational Speaker Jack Corcoran is determined to get his career off the ground, but the biggest gigs he can get are the ones nobody wants. Then one day, he receives a telegram that his circus clown father has passed away, and has left a ...
Style: feel good, light, funny, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, rescue, on the road, nothing goes right, goofy hero, fish out of water, inheritance, hitchhiker, elephant, adventure, animal life, animals ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.9
 246
Fatty Finn (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The time is the 1930's. Australia like the rest of the world is in the grip of depression. For Aussie's one man lifted their spirits, Don Bradman. Arguably one of the greatest sportsmen of any sport, The Don's cricketing prowess was a ...
Plot: male nudity, boy, butt naked, police officer, nudity (full frontal - brief), children, embarrassment, bully, skinny dipping
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.4
 406
Pup Star (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Yorkshire Terrier, competing in a televised singing competition, is separated from her owner by an opportunist dog pound worker.
Style: road movie, feel good, humorous, light, tense ...
Plot: talking dog, family relations, friendship, single father, dog actor, little girl, talking animals, animal shelter, dog, pet owner relationship, children, dog movie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Welcome, or No Trespassing (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A satirical comedy about the excessive restrictions that children face during their vacation in a Young Pioneer camp.
Plot: boy, swimming, holiday, female nudity, voyeur, male nudity, vacation, nudity (full frontal - brief), butt naked, summer vacation, lake, children ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.7
 18K
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, parent child relationship, husband wife relationship, parents, children, parents and children, family, humour, kids and family, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, mother son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 65K
Daddy Day Care (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When a widower with 10 children marries a widow with 8, can the 20 of them ever come together as one big happy family?
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, teens
Plot: children, family life, adoption, doctors, sisters, siblings relations, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, single parent, childhood, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 436
To the Sea! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Story: Three young Russian families go for winter vacations to an unnamed exotic country, intending to rent a beach condo. However due to numerous comedic obstacles they never make it to the beach, staying at the hotel for the entire trip.
Style: feel good, ironic, sincere, light, humorous
Plot: family relations, friendship, husband wife relationship, wife husband relationship, vacation, love and romance, children, drunkenness, prank, sea, brawl, family vacation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Karaage USA (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ayane is the daughter of a karaage (fried food) store owner, but she never liked karaage. Eventually, she left home, only to return 5 years later. Her family lives in the city of Usa in Oita Prefecture, Japan. She brings with her a young girl named ...
Plot: stepdaughter, food, junk food, japanese woman, baseball cap, girl wearing a miniskirt, short skirt, interracial, long haired woman, leg, cheerleader, taxi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Father There Is Only One (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Madrid, Spain's capital (center of the country). According to himself, Javier is the perfect father of the 21st Century: working as CEO and computer technician for an important mobile phone company, he is all the days lost in his laptop ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, husband wife relationship, father, ceo, children, parents and children, family relations, couples, large family, kids and family, humour, programmer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Three Angels and Five Lions (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Three Angels and Five Lions is a 1982 comedy-family film written by Sven Methling and Bjarne Reuter, directed by Sven Methling.
Plot: boy, painting, art theft, brother, art, nephew, uncle, children, uncle nephew relationship, museum, based on a novel
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
My Sisters Kids in Egypt (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Da far ved et uheld ikke kommer med flyet, ender Blop, Pusle, Jan, Michael og Amalie alene i Ægypten. De står pludselig i Cairos lufthavn med en hjemsendelsestrussel hængende over hovedet. Gode råd er dyre. Men ved skæbnens gunst (eller ugunst) ...
Plot: pyramid, neighbor, children, father son relationship, danish, father daughter relationship, camel, uncle nephew relationship, uncle niece relationship
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Charlie & Louise (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Charlie & Louise – Das doppelte Lottchen is a German children's film directed by Joseph Vilsmaier in 1994, starring Corinna Harfouch. It is a film adaptation of the novel Das doppelte Lottchen by Erich Kästner.
Plot: twin sister, camp, divorce, twins, family relations, sister sister relationship, children, divorced parents, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, boarding school ...
Place: scotland, hamburg germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 7K
Madeline (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The adventurous, young Madeline is very good at getting into trouble, but she's also fantastic at solving problems as well, and her school-mistress Miss Clavel is not too approving of her. The biggest problem comes up when Lord Covington ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: children, amateur detective, school, rescue, orphan, kidnapping, hospital, family relations, adventure, family, escapades, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
10 Days Without Mum (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Antoine is the Head of HR of a big company. Managing people is his thing, so when his overwhelmed wife suddenly decides to go on holiday and leave him with the responsibility of the house and their four kids, he knows it will be a piece of cake for ...
Style: funny, colourful, light, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: vacation, family relations, household, family, family life, parents and children, family home, father and son, father and daughter, family problems, children, brat ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 112K
Daddy's Home (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad ever to his wife's two children, but complications ensue when their freewheeling, freeloading real father arrives, forcing stepdad to compete for the ...
Style: funny, sweet, absurd, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: family, father, children, parents, uninhibited rivalry, stepfather, parenting, kids and family, divorce, christmas, stepfather stepson relationship, rival ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%