Movies like Let's Have a Riot

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Let's Have a Riot (1970)
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Let's Have a Riot (1970)
Original name: Contestazione generale
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Episodes centering on different aspects of early 1970s Italian life:set in a television studio, a factory, a university, and a Catholic parish.
Style: intellectual
Plot: thief, vengeance, student, police, con artists, religion, male female relationship, church, theft, injustice, university, catholic church, translator, satire, education, cafe, rebel, television, revolutionary, catholic, government, phone booth, weirdo, mogul, hypocrisy ...
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Let's Have a Riot

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out italian comedy, anthology, realistic and semi serious films with plots about priest, satire, hospital, police, husband wife relationship, female nudity and police officer mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Let's Have a Riot: The New Monsters (1977), Heads I Win, Tails You Lose (1982), 15 from Rome (1963), A Girl in Australia (1971), Cafe Express (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The New Monsters (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 15 years after the monumental "I mostri" which was a great example of Italian sketch comedy, 3 of the greatest Italian directors ever (Risi, Monicelli, Scola) the best Italian writers ever (Age, Scarpelli) the best Italian actors ever ...
Style: anthology, grotesque, italian comedy
Plot: terrorism, funeral, kidnapping, restaurant, priest, police, police officer, communist, homeless, shot to death, mafia, hitchhiking ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Heads I Win, Tails You Lose (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Plot: priest, homosexual, father son relationship, sex with a priest, soccer, catholic, grandfather grandson relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, satire, widower, teenage boy, football player ...
Place: milan italy, rome italy
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57%
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15 from Rome (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The myths of the sixties are satirized in 20 episodes.
Style: anthology, italian comedy
Plot: satire, filmmaker, politician, limp, speech, man wearing a wig, secretary, friend, diary, shooting, stadium, failed expectations ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Girl in Australia (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film is about an old fashioned Italian with moral values of the 1930/40's ,who has to find a wife in the modern, woman's liberated society of Australia of the 1960/70's.
Style: surprise ending, epic
Plot: hotel room, train station, threatened with a knife, fight, friend, crying, bar, fake identity, performance, helicopter, face mask, desert ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Cafe Express (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Italian laborer (Nino Manfredi) foils anyone who tries to stop him from selling espresso on the Milan-to-Naples train.
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious, parody
Plot: cons and scams, family life, family relations, dishonesty, goofy hero, social misfits, misfit, crime, crimes, worker, salesman, thief ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Goodnight, Ladies and Gentlemen (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An episodic satire of the political and social status of Italy in the seventies, through the shows of one day of a television channel. An English language lesson turns into a killing of a black dignitary of an embassy by a CIA agent and then into ...
Style: parody, italian comedy, anthology
Plot: family relations, border, virus, seductive behavior, investigator, balcony, party, psychological manipulation, megaphone, visitor, boat, electrocution ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, vatican, naples italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Countersex (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An anthology of sex themed stories
Style: sex comedy, anthology
Plot: husband wife relationship, married couple, businesswoman, love, grandmother, sunday, musician, cocaine, professor, student
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Be Sick... It's Free (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The eventful ascent of a doctor in the corrupted Italian healthcare system.
Style: italian comedy
Plot: sanity, mother in law daughter in law relationship, envy, first person narration, hospital, ambulance, nun, corruption, large family, publicity, ambition, social climber ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Easy Down There! (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A priest gets a little hot under the collar when the wife he thought was dead unexpectedly returns.
Plot: church, husband wife relationship, catholic church, catholic priest, priest, bishop
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Common Sense of Modesty (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A three novels about an ordinary people discovering erotic movies.
Plot: film within a film, lesbian, seduction, sex, priest, female nudity, male full rear nudity, porn magazine, lesbianism
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Maid, Thief and Guard (1958)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Otello, an amateur thief, tries a burglary on New Year Eve but he finds the maid Adalgisa in the supposedly empty house. Adalgisa likes Otello who, all things considered, is a good guy, unlike Amerigo the night watchman who tries to profit from the ...
Plot: impostor, bound and gagged, new year's eve, thief, servant, champagne, gang, maid, night watchman
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Anni ruggenti (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the thirties, during the Fascist Dictatorship, an insurance broker, Omero Battifiori, reaches a small country town from Rome seeking for new customers. The main authorities, expecting an incognito inspection from the Fascist Party of the capital, ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: cabaret, carabinieri, fascism, anti fascism, false identity, cow, film within a film, fascist, demolition, fake identity, switching roles, unfaithful wife ...
Time: 1930s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Boom (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sweet-sour comedy on Italy's 1950's rage to get rich as fast as possible! The businessman wants to satisfy his wife's craving for luxury and a "respectable life" so he becomes heavily indebted. In desperation he agrees to ...
Style: italian comedy
Plot: elevator, eyeglasses, umbrella, dancing, religious procession, operating room, telephone call, debt, procession, telephone conversation, horse, joke ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Vedo nudo (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Seven episodes about sex.
Style: italian comedy, anthology
Plot: playing piano, female stockinged legs, train, diva, bathtub, telephone, fear, telephone call, piano, radio, cigarette smoking, cat ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Priest's Wife (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After discovering her boyfriend for the past four years is married, a distraught and depressed young woman turns to a Catholic priest for counseling -- and finds mutual attraction. Now the inseparable couple are thwarted by his holy vow of celibacy, ...
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic
Plot: celibacy, forbidden love, church, pregnancy, suicide attempt, catholic priest, unfulfillment, lovers reunited, destructive relationship, couple relations, fashion, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, new york, vatican, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Complexes (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: I complessi is a 1965 commedia all'italiana film compesed by three episodes.
Style: italian comedy, anthology
Plot: job seeking, marriage proposal, rain, love triangle, bachelor, pool party, competition, character appears in newspaper, morality, television, ambition, twin ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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.
Plot: sicilian, hospital, carabinieri, kiss, joke, monk, police, student, thief, fake identity, university, travel ...
Time: year 1975, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 70s
Place: italy, palermo italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Fantozzi Strikse Back (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fantozzi is now retired but continues to go to the office where it is held up as a fine example of employees intending to do career.
Style: cult film
Plot: hoodlum, corruption, robbery, jury, father daughter relationship, corporation, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, roma, husband wife relationship, satire, theatrical agent, suburbs ...
Time: year 1990
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Gianni, Nicola and Antonio become close friends in 1944 while fighting the Nazis. After the end of the war, full of illusions, they settle down. The movie is a the story of the life of these three idealists and how they deal with the inevitable ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, italian comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, world war two, idealism, introspection, innocence lost, love triangle, human nature, midlife crisis, friends, love and romance, unfulfillment, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 50s, 1940s, 40s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Holy Tongue (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: saint, on the road, robbery, church, surrealism, police, ransom, theft
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
My Pastor Among the Nudists (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A country priest receives his bishop with the mission of converting a nudist colony.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: archbishop, barmaid, priest, father son conflict, romance, wedding, thief, father daughter conflict, voice imitation, nudist, sex, gay stereotype ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Why (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Giuseppe Di Noi, an Italian surveyor living in Switzerland, gets arrested at the border while going back to Italy with his family for a vacation. But can someone tell the man WHY?
Plot: bureaucracy, injustice, prison, innocence, legal, satire, swedish, false accusation, virgin mary statue, husband wife relationship, vacation, prison riot ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: italy, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Spaghetti House (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three black militants kidnap the waiters in an Italian restaurant in London. Soon the victims befriend their kidnappers.
Plot: kidnapping, spaghetti, italian restaurant, italian abroad
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Great! (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Carlo Verdone at his best is incredibly supported by a fantastic Alberto Sordi and a cast of street-genie non-actors that outperform beyond any imagination.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, rivalry, beach, pinball machine, motorcycle, motorcycle gang
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Department Store (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A series of skits involving customers and store personnel from several departments of the big department store.
Plot: legs, employee employee relationship, advertisement, female stockinged foot, department store, shoplifting, fight, tough guy, bra and panties, depressed man, red dress, supermarket ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Il prof. Dott. Guido Tersilli, primario della clinica Villa Celeste convenzionata con le mutue (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Story of an ambitious young doctor through unethical means intend to make a quick career. Now is primary in a luxury clinic where administers the sick with the same cynicism of his young years.
Plot: nurse, hospital, doctor
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Journey with Papa (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Armando is the daddy, Cristiano is the adult son. Each of them lives his life in a different way respect the other: Armando is an old play-boy and often he "buys" his women with his money; Cristiano is a shy guy who lives in a community ...
Style: sexy, sex comedy
Plot: fake orgasm, engineer, boat, trip, older man younger woman relationship, seagull, beach, travel, swimming pool, father son relationship, hippie, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Tutto tutto niente niente (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Cetto and its city council were arrested, but in prison the conspiratorial former mayor makes no earning name as the gratitude of the powerful secretary. These decide to replace some MPs mysteriously killed precisely with Cetto and two other ...
Style: entertaining, idiotic, political, humorous, funny
Plot: politics, satire, political satire, disorder, friends, buddies, police officer, rivalry, law enforcement, police, society, prison ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Love and Marriage (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An anthology comedy with segments about love and marriage.
Style: anthology
Plot: husband wife relationship, money, chastity, groom, love, fiancee, aristocrat, vacation, sicilian, male female relationship, satire, compilation ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
It's a Hard Life (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Licenziato dai padroni della miniera presso cui lavora come responsabile dei servizi culturali, Luciano Bianchi decide di vendicarsi, anche per scuotere l'opinione pubblica sulla morte di alcuni minatori avvenuta in una grave sciagura sul ...
Plot: working class, revenge, swiss, director, unfaithful wife, satire, bomb, police, cheating wife, advertising, unfaithful husband, mine ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: milan italy, italy, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%