Movies like The Count

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The Count (1971)
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The Count (1971)
Original name: Kreivi
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pertti Ylermi Lindgren (b. 1936) was engaged to 76 women, married none, but took the money of all. Lindgren is the real thing, as far as swindlers go. Peter von Bagh asked him to play himself in a film that would reconstruct some of his greatest moments, i.e. the most flamboyant «stunts» – and he agreed! So, marvel at Lindgren playing Lindgren, and study, on the film's second narrative string, how he's trying to get by, dancing and being charming through the summer of 1970, in dance-halls and pavilions.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: wedding, marriage, prison, dancing, money, con artists, lovers, male female relationship, womanizer, summer, singing, fiancee, singer, farmer, male nudity, con men, cheating, housewife, veterinarian, marriage proposal, adultery, sauna, prisoner, impostor, farce ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: finland

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Most similar movies to The Count

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and melancholic films with plots about marriage, wedding, male nudity, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations and love mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Count: Akaton mies (1983), The Novelist (2008), Night or Day (1962), The Man Who Couldn't Say No (1975), License to Wed (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Akaton mies (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Farmer wants a wife.
Plot: farmer, fire, drinking alcohol, dating, drunk, dairy farm, bank teller, suicidal thoughts, sauna, midsummer, funeral, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
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95%
 6.3
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The Novelist (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A contractor wants to become a writer but his unhappy marriage and financial problems are suppressing him.
Plot: book, marriage, construction site, illegitimate child, post war, cheating, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, writers, internal monologue, flashback, male nudity ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: finland
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80%
 4.8
 90
Night or Day (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 91 min.
Plot: summer, tradition, irony, culture, assistant, nature, secretary, professor, research, wilderness, foreigner, sauna ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Man Who Couldn't Say No (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young priest returns from America to work in an old Helsinki neighbourhood with idyllic wooden houses. The shy but handsome bachelor is assigned the duty of marriage counseling but is soon overwhelmed by the ladies' romantic interest directed ...
Plot: return home, getting home, bachelor, womanizer, rumor, demonstration, alcoholic, reputation, husband wife relationship, first love, adultery, priest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The professional and personal life of actor and comedian Peter Sellers was a turbulent one. His early movie fame was based primarily on his comic characterizations, often of bumbling and foreign-accented persons, characters which he embodied. As his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: showbiz, actor's life, rise and fall, lifestyle, ambition, rising to stardom, understanding, couple relations, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, comedian ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: rome italy, italy, switzerland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.3
 38K
License to Wed (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Newly engaged, Ben and Sadie can't wait to start their life together and live happily ever after. However Sadie's family church's Reverend Frank won't bless their union until they pass his patented, "foolproof" marriage ...
Style: realistic, romantic, light, funny, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: wedding, marriage, priest, farce, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, nothing goes right, family relations, disorder, ten commandments, couple relations, church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Poet and Muse (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Semi-fictitious biopic of Finnish poet Eino Leino, made with a large budget to celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth. The film concentrates on his relationships with first wife Freya Schoultz and later muse, poetess L. Onerva. His friends ...
Plot: artist, muse, poet, alcohol, love triangle, husband wife relationship, drinking, historical event, venereal disease, jealousy, syphilis, inspiration ...
Time: 1920s, 1900s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
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Master Cheng (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Cheng, 45, a restaurant owner from China, has travelled with his young son halfway around the world to a remote village in Finland. His wife died recently in an accident, and Cheng wanted to have a break from everything by traveling with his son to ...
Plot: chef, chinese immigrant, falling in love, chinese, landscape, cooking, summer, mountain, chinese man, skinny dipping, hiking, fall in love ...
Time: 2010s
Place: china, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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A Date for Mad Mary (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: "Mad" Mary McArdle returns to Drogheda after a short spell in prison for something she'd rather forget. Back home, everything and everyone has changed. Her best friend, Charlene, is about to get married and Mary is maid of honor. When ...
Plot: dating, wedding, female friendship, bridesmaid, best friend, nightclub, women's prison, coming of age, prison, candle, photograph, video camera ...
Place: ireland
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52%
 6.6
 9K
Toast (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An adaptation of celebrity chef Nigel Slater's bestselling memoir, 'Toast' is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything edible in 1960's Britain. Nigel's mother was always a poor cook, but her chronic asthma and ...
Style: sentimental, tragicomedy, sincere, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: chef, cooking and food, stepmother stepson relationship, cooking, teenage life, maid, family problems, parents and children, self discovery, lifestyle, youth, countryside ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Steve Russell is a small-town cop. Bored with his bland lifestyle, Russell turns to fraud as a means of shaking things up. Before long, Russell's criminal antics have landed him behind bars, where he encounters the charismatic Phillip Morris. ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, romantic, cynical ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay love, gay, gay lead character, gays and lesbians, gay couple, coming out, prison, homosexual, fall in love, lgbt, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s, year 2006 ...
Place: miami, texas, florida, georgia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Big Wedding (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted son's wedding after his ultra conservative biological mother ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, family relations, family gatherings, parents and children, family feud, marriage, eccentric family, adoption, comedy of errors, meet the parents, reunion, in-laws ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 411
Honeybunnies (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Maarit Lalli film a woman who knew how to say yes, and the man who could not say no. Ricky Kalin (Antti Luusuaniemi) is a real estate agent who loves women. Annika Lahti (Pihla Viitala) is a private, not so very good one at that. Annika specializes ...
Style: humorous
Plot: romance, unfaithful husband, breakup, divorce, female nudity, adultery, sex scene, sex addict, cheating, sex, cheating wife, male full rear nudity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: helsinki finland, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.9
 7K
Carefree (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: What starts as a crazy one-night stand ends up in a relationship. But Dharam and Shyra fall out of love just as quickly. Where will life take them now?
Style: non-linear, sexy, psychological, sincere, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: love, wedding, marriage proposal, male objectification, couple relations, couples, fall in love, romance, love and romance, youth, friendship, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Village of the Stone Roller (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pekka (Martti Suosalo) saapuu pitkästä aikaa kotiseudulleen pieneen Jerusalemin kylään juhlistamaan kylän viimeisiä häitä. Hänen oma avioliittonsa näyttää ajautuneen umpikujaan. Kylän väki kokoontuu valmistelemaan tätä viimeistä ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, emotional, humorous ...
Plot: wedding, countryside, social relations, couples, village, village life, unfulfillment, love and romance, bittersweet, myth, middle aged man, stone ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Isn't She Great (2000)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, Japan, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An unsuccessful over-the-top actress becomes a successful over-the-top authoress in this biography of Jacqueline Susann, the famed writer of "The Valley Of The Dolls" and other trashy novels. Facing a failing career, Susann meets a ...
Style: sincere, light, touching, satirical, humorous ...
Plot: ambition, showbiz, terminal illness, actor's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, aging, fame, writing, marriage, nun, female protagonist ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Neurosia: Fifty Years of Perversity (1995)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Neurosia is the autobiography of the director Rosa von Praunheim. The movie begins with Rosa presenting his autobiography in a movie theater. Before the film begins, he is shot. But - his body gets lost. A female journalist from a TV station begins ...
Style: parody
Plot: tv show, airport, old woman, blood, art exhibition, theatre audience, painter, swimmer, shooting, diary, folk song, surrealism ...
Place: manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, florida, east germany, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hamlet Goes Business (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bizarre black-and-white film noir reworking of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet'.
Style: neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: businessman, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, boredom, cynicism, counselor, tongue in cheek, corporate world, theater, family relations, shakespeare's hamlet, satire ...
Place: norway, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Mr. and Mrs. Loving (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A moving and uplifting drama about the effects of interracial marriage in the 1960s. Friends since childhood, and loved by both families, this couple are exiled after their wedding and have to wage a courageous battle to find their place in America ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: interracial relations, racism, wedding, fighting the system, interracial marriage, marriage, miscegenation, legal, society, rebellion, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 60s
Place: virginia, usa, washington d.c., southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Land of Happiness (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nostalgic comedy set in the early 1960s, when the tango was all the rage. The "prodigal son" Tenho returns from his unlucky adventures in the city back to his parents' farm. Tenho becomes the laughing stock of local men until he ...
Plot: bully, generation, countryside, death, farmer, city country contrast, drinking, dying, barn, death of father, farm, laziness ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Ali's Wedding (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a "white lie" which spirals out of control, a neurotic, naive and musically gifted Muslim cleric's eldest son must follow through with an arranged marriage, except he is madly in love with an Australian born-Lebanese girl.
Style: uplifting, sweet, sentimental, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, marriage, love, friendship, husband wife relationship, australian, white lie, love and romance, musician, hopes, couples, music ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli M?ki (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Finland, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Summer 1962 and Olli Mäki has a shot at the world championship title in featherweight boxing. From the Finnish countryside to the bright lights of Helsinki, everything has been prepared for his fame and fortune. All Olli has to do is lose weight ...
Style: factual, captivating, exciting, tense, touching ...
Plot: boxing, love, athlete, training, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, boxing match, pressure, publicity, marriage proposal, girlfriend, wedding, doctor ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1962
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 27K
Table 19 (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eloise, having been relieved of maid of honor duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text, decides to attend the wedding anyway – only to find herself seated with five fellow-unwanted guests at the dreaded Table 19.
Style: light, feel good, funny, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding reception, misfit, wedding, bridesmaid, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, confession, male objectification, marital problem, name calling, up and down relationship, guest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Sleep with Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Six different writers wrote a scene each of this romantic comedy featuring the marriage and turbulent relationship of Joseph and Sarah, with Joseph's best friend Frank trying hard to cope with letting the love of his life marry his best friend. ...
Style: clever, witty, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, wedding, friendship, infidelity, marriage proposal, marriage, gays and lesbians, young lovers, buddies, crumbling marriage, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Heartbreak Kid (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three days into his Miami honeymoon, Lenny meets tall, blonde Kelly. This confirms him in his opinion that he has made a serious mistake and he decides he wants Kelly instead.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, clever, realistic ...
Plot: honeymoon, marriage, love triangle, infidelity, wedding, newlywed, bittersweet, dishonesty, love and romance, romance, couples, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: miami, florida, europe, germany, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Sex Life of the Belgians (1994)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jan Bocquoy narrates the story of his sexual life to age 28, imagining his conception (parents drunk, the encounter lasting ten seconds) and reporting his first orgasm (at the hands of Eddy, in a beach-side caravan, as they watch Laurel and Hardy), ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspense, biting, humorous ...
Plot: satire, beach, family relations, womanizer, writer's life, politics, village life, teenage life, urban, village, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1950 ...
Place: brussels, belgium, europe, brussels belgium, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 140
Rautatie (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Matti and Liisa are two farmers who become curious to see the first railroads in Lapinlahti, Finland.
Plot: train, countryside, change, city country contrast, progress, railway station, railway, country, marriage, class differences, fainting, based on a novel ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this Shakespearean farce, Hero and her groom-to-be, Claudio, team up with Claudio's commanding officer, Don Pedro, the week before their wedding to hatch a matchmaking scheme. Their targets are sharp-witted duo Benedick and Beatrice -- a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: countryside, wedding, intrigue, opposites attract, romance, love and romance, eligible bachelor, aristocracy, young people, young lovers, dishonesty, unlikely couple ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, tuscany, venice, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 33K
Loving (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.
Style: inspirational, melancholic, romantic, heartbreaking, thought provoking ...
Plot: interracial marriage, interracial love, interracial couple, marriage, civil rights, racism, supreme court, husband wife relationship, segregation, court, love, justice ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1958 ...
Place: virginia, usa, washington d.c., australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Children of the Revolution (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man (Richard Roxburgh) the Australian government blames for 1990s political woes blames his mother (Judy Davis), a communist Stalin seduced in 1951.
Style: humorous, clever, suspense, biting, realistic ...
Plot: satire, politics, revolution, pregnancy, torture, josef stalin, dark humor, farce, rebelliousness, parents and children, political unrest, campaign ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: australia, russia, latvia, cambodia, sydney australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%