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What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978)
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What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978)
Original name: Co mi zrobisz, jak mnie złapiesz
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: What Will You Do When You Catch Me? is a parody of comunist times in Poland. A state-owned company director is having an afair during his delegation. Later on, his mistress turns out to be the daughter of a Communist party bigwig and pregnant. He knows he'll have to marry her to save his reputation and his job. But divorce is never simple...
Style: cult film
Plot: police officer, train, photographer, bet, taxi, theater, television, surgery, pregnant woman, pig, airport, turk, absurd humor, marriage proposal, worker, supermarket, embassy, running from police, satire, postman, language barrier, drunk, control, hotel room, playing piano ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: paris france, poland, hungary, eastern europe, warsaw poland

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Teddy Bear (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 111 min.
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: poland, brazil, tokyo, new jersey
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A Jungle Book of Regulations (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nie ma róży bez ognia title in Polish: There is no rose without fire, in reference to two mixed up proverbs – There is no rose without thorns, and There is no smoke without the fire – is a Polish comedy film from 1974 directed by Stanisław ...
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Brunet Will Call (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
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: gypsy, corpse, suitcase of money, movie theatre, satire, money, dancing, party, social satire, absurdism, police, winter ...
Time: 70s
Place: warsaw poland
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Man - Woman Wanted (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Falsely accused Warsaw art museum assistant goes into hiding as a woman.
Style: cult film
Plot: comedy of manners, comedy of errors, social satire, political satire, art theft, disguise, cross dressing, gender disguise, nanny, dog, hiding, museum ...
Place: warsaw poland, poland
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Calls Controlled (1991)
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Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliantly funny comedy finds humor in what was otherwise a terrifying time, the outbreak of Martial Law in Poland in 1981.
Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, biting, humorous
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A Trip Down the River (1970)
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Duration: 65 min.
Story: A stowaway (Stanisław Tym) sneaks aboard a ship departing on a cruise down the Vistula River. The captain takes him for a Communist Party cultural coordinator and the intruder gladly adapts to his new role, immediately setting to work at ...
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Place: eastern europe, poland
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Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution". In the tradition of ...
Style: parody, cynical, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Chevy Chase makes his film debut in this riotous collection of live skits. Directed by Ken Shapiro and featuring Chase, Richard Belzer and others, The Groove Tube mocks TV Land and its trappings by spoofing kids' shows -- from a ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: tv show, rising to stardom, culture clash, showbiz, lifestyle, contests and competitions, rise and fall, actor's life, artists and showbiz, buddies, ambition, sexual relations ...
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Duration: 87 min.
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Style: realistic, humorous, parody
Plot: slum, marriage proposal, priest, reporter, journalist, scam, relic, bourgeoisie, nun, society, crimes, journalism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
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Duration: 104 min.
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Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
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Duration: 108 min.
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Plot: tv show, fighting the system, youth, media satire, media, society, partners, television, television studio, nudity (full frontal - brief), misfit partners, rebellion ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Seven episodes about sex.
Style: anthology
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Time: 70s
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Carry on at Your Convenience (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: political, parody, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: satire, labor union, factory, picket line, seaside, bet, social satire, worker, mother, horse race, coach, strike ...
Time: 70s
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Get Charlie Tully (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Country: France, Belgium
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Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, neurotic
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Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 92 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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