Movies like Cognac

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Cognac (1988)
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Cognac (1988)
Original name: Tajna manastirske rakije
Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A wealthy American on the quest for a perfect brandy runs afoul of petty criminal monks and falls in love with an impostor.
Plot: monk, mountain, businessman, cognac, agent, police, island, gypsy, truck, train, happiness, monastery, chase, river, helicopter, airport, american, ambassador, drunk, donkey, liquor
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and melancholic films with plots about chase, police, monk, disorder, farce, female nudity and nothing goes right mostly in Comedy, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Cognac: The Shark Who Knew Too Much (1989), In God We Tru$t (1980), The Countess Died of Laughter (1973), Mookie (1998), Clockwise (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Shark Who Knew Too Much (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Samuel Plottner is a stockdealer who only wants to get richer, but suddenly things starts to get complicated: His sons meets their longlost mother which not only is after Samuels money, but also can tell them what happened to them the day they were ...
Plot: business, chase, split personality, double life, business tycoon, stock broker, motorcycle with a sidecar, satire, rivalry, helicopter, clown, fashion show ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Radio Whirlwind Calls Andjelija (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The phenomenon of tourism arrives to a remote village. A married couple sells their property to open a motel, which would be a starting point for their daughter Andjelija's singing career. The local radio-amateur (and Andjelija's ...
Plot: folk music, motel, radio, tourism, hotel, drunkenness, sugar, smuggling, mother in law, car, song, dreaming ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
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In God We Tru$t (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A naive monk, named Brother Ambrose (Marty Feldman), is sent by the abbot on a mission to raise $5,000 in order to save their monastery from closing. He goes to Hollywood where he encounters a number of eccentric characters.
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: church, satire, monk, religions or cults, prostitute, society, obsessive quest, unlikely partners, monastery, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Countess Died of Laughter (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man goes to a convent with exciting news, one of the nuns is an heir to a fortune! The man causes the nuns to become obsessed with him as he tries to find the right heir.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: monk, mother superior, priest, convent school, nun, inheritance, female nudity, sex, catholic school, catholic schoolgirl, sexploitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mookie (1998)
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Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from their native France, two men are in trouble in a Mexican town. One is a gentle missionary monk, Brother Benoît, the other is a tough stubborn boxer named Antoine Capella. Brother Benoît has saved a chimp he calls Mookie and who has ...
Plot: boxer, frenchman, stolen car, stealing a car, monkey, monk, ape, meteorite, highway, chimpanzee, gangsters, motel ...
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Clockwise (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An uncompromising British school headmaster finds himself beset by one thing going wrong after another.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: train, chaos, school, race against time, obsession, disorder, power relations, nothing goes right, profanity, teachers and students, comedy of errors, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
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48%
The Wild Goose Chase (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The whole intrigue is centered around carte-blanche documents kept in a vault. Whoever fills in the blank becomes the owner of a revue. Big money is involved. The nephew of the owner of the vault is trying to cheat his uncle and have his name in the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: transvestism, farce, chase, chases and races, workplace, silly humor, workplace situations, nothing goes right, investigation, goofy hero, storage unit, disorder ...
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Place: europe, france, england
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Duration: 85 min.
Story: This road comedy is about a group of prostitutes who take their bordello on the road, loading into a van and using their CB radio to inform truckers of when and where they'll be stopping. The fun-loving girls enjoy success with their mobile ...
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Duration: 104 min.
Story: The landlubber Stig-Helmer and his Norwegian friend Ole get on a barge by mistake. They arrive at an archipelago and have to spend Midsummer among the fancy rich boat people, their yachts and summer houses.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, biting, suspense
Plot: island, resort, social differences, friends, nothing goes right, escapades, buddies, yacht, land developer, boat, sexism, sailboat ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Last Switchman of the Narrow Gauge Railway (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 99 min.
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Plot: train, mountain, railway station, parents, love, locomotive, railway, job, children, female nudity, fear, breasts
Place: bosnia herzegovina, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Secret Confessions in a Cloistered Convent (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young libertine after a series of love affairs, to escape the wrath of the betrayed husband disguises himself as a monk and hides in a convent where one immediately realizes how much his presence is very welcome.
Style: sex comedy, sexploitation film, decamerotic
Plot: confession, nun, monk, convent, libertine, female nudity, sex, sexploitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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7 and 8 (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 6th January 1975, in an infant nursery in Palermo (Italy), for a mysterious reason, a male nurse exchanges the labels of baby number 7 and 8. Thirty-one years later Tommaso (7) and Daniele (8) meet each other by accident.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Journey to Rome (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic, Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: There are as many stories in the world as there are people, and Vasek, a timid guard at a gallery who becomes a reluctant painting thief, hears plenty of them on his train trip to Rome. This multilevel comedy road movie (on a train) and quest for ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, light, captivating, tense
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Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Brunet Will Call (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Modest editor, has shipped his wife and kids for the weekend, and is trying to relax in his house at the outskirts of Warsaw. His quiet evening is only disturbed by the accidental forecast made by a Gypsy woman, that at evening time he will murder a ...
Plot: money, dancing, party, murder, absurdism, knife, cinema, watching a movie, winter, power failure, museum, police ...
Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: surreal, thought provoking, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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