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, con artists, police officer, police, student, religion, priest, university, church, theft, catholic church, translator, education, television, revolutionary, rebel, injustice, catholic, vengeance, male female relationship, big business, cafe, government, industry, husband wife relationship ...
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 anthology, humorous, semi serious and realistic films with plots about priest, satire, church, hospital, husband wife relationship, thief and theft mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Let's Have a Riot: The New Monsters (1977), Countersex (1964), Heads I Win, Tails You Lose (1982), Fantozzi Strikse Back (1990), 15 from Rome (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The New Monsters (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 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
Plot: communist, police officer, satire, hitchhiking, terrorist, homeless, nun, hospital, terrorism, funeral, priest, kidnapping ...
Place: rome italy, italy
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95%
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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: professor, love, student, musician, businesswoman, cocaine, married couple, grandmother, husband wife relationship, sunday
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: surreal, parody, anthology
Plot: television, police, corruption, politician, female nudity, tv show, electrocution, wheelchair bound, balloon, accident, stabbed in the back, psychological manipulation ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, naples italy, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Heads I Win, Tails You Lose (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Plot: lgbt, gays and lesbians, priest, sex with a priest, grandfather grandson relationship, homosexual, gay son, gay athlete, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, soccer, widower ...
Place: rome italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: husband wife relationship, pride, bourgeoisie, filmmaking, soccer, accountant, robbery, father daughter relationship, corruption, jury, corporation, mafia ...
Time: year 1990
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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15 from Rome (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The myths of the sixties are satirized in 20 episodes.
Style: anthology
Plot: satire, lgbt, television, boxing, priest, transvestite, beggar, old woman, secretary, execution, corpse, riding a bicycle ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: epic, surprise ending
Plot: hotel room, summer, prostitute, sick, italian immigrant, italian history, lack of money, cabriolet, bus, mine, drunkenness, cabin in the woods ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, australia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: realistic, parody, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: train, family relations, coffee, railway, social injustice, cons and scams, family life, dishonesty, crimes, goofy hero, social misfits, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy
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46%
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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.
Plot: female nudity, sanity, nun, ambulance, hospital, envy, mother in law daughter in law relationship, career, roman, nurse, doctor, map ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Don Camillo in Moscow (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The village of mayor Peppone and Don Camillo, after much dispute, gets assigned a sister village in Russia. When Peppone and his comrades decide to attend the ceremony on the other side of the iron curtain, Don Camillo wants to join. Peppone is ...
Plot: cold war era, vodka, tractor, kolkhoz, mayor, communism, priest, church, brotherhood, friendship between men, blackmail, confusion ...
Place: russia, ussr, moscow russia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: catholic, husband wife relationship, catholic church, bishop, church, priest, catholic priest
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Vedo nudo (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Seven episodes about sex.
Style: anthology
Plot: zoophilia, gas station, train, female nudity, lie, doctor, lgbt, sexual behavior, nudity (full frontal - brief), night, actress, cooking ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Common Sense of Modesty (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A three novels about an ordinary people discovering erotic movies.
Style: sexy, anthology
Plot: seduction, female nudity, priest, sex, lesbian, male full rear nudity, lesbianism, porn magazine, film within a film
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, night watchman, new year's eve, maid, servant, gang, thief, champagne, bound and gagged
Time: 50s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: italian fascism, broker, fake identity, switching roles, anti fascism, cow, cabaret, false identity, fascism, fascist, carabinieri, cheating wife ...
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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 ...
Plot: elevator, social injustice, rainstorm, tennis, money, horse, dancing, party, italian history, money problems, clinic, debt ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Thank Heaven for Small Favors (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bad financial conditions compel an aristocratic family named Lachesnaye to do strange work.
Plot: church, robbery, lack of money, stealing money, poverty, catholic church, hunger, burglary, bourgeoisie, police officer, religion, charity ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, sexual, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: celibacy, forbidden love, priest, unrequited love, catholic, suicide attempt, catholic priest, pregnancy, church, betrayal, romance, manipulation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, vatican, new york, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: travel, carabinieri, thief, sicilian, friendship, monk, fake identity, joke, father son relationship, university, student, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, 20th century, year 1975, 70s
Place: italy, palermo italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: anthology
Plot: television, anchorman, twins, gay slur, news anchor, self confidence, marriage proposal, rain, adultery, awkward situation, job interview, job seeking ...
Time: 60s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: sad, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: world war two, friendship, innocence lost, introspection, human nature, idealism, love triangle, midlife crisis, youth, love and romance, coming of age, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 50s, 60s, 20th century ...
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Holy Tongue (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: on the road, saint, robbery, church, theft, surrealism, ransom, police
Time: 90s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
I Am Santa Claus (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ettore has spent the last five years in jail for a robbery. Once out of prison, he has nowhere to go, his wife broke up with him and doesn’t want him to meet their little daughter who was born right before he was arrested. Alone and desperate, ...
Style: funny, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, satirical ...
Plot: saving christmas, christmas, thief, satire, santa claus, old man, heist gone wrong, robbery, christmas season, theft, christmas movie
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Don Camillo: Monsignor (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Don Camillo is now a bishop, Peppone is now a senator, but their rivalry is as fierce as when they were just a village priest, and a village administrator. Don Camillo learns that Peppone is about to promote the building of a communal house on the ...
Plot: church, priest, politics, cold war era, communism, train station, blackmail, winner, bolshevik, river, bishop, senator ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: prison, victimization, innocence, bureaucracy, injustice, satire, husband wife relationship, humiliation, reformatory, immigrants, wrongful imprisonment, miscarriage of justice ...
Time: 60s
Place: stockholm sweden, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Beautiful Wife (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Miranda is a beautiful Italian girl, she is married to Mariano. They live in a village called Anghiari
Style: captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, family life, male female relationship, family relations, satire, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, humour, family, married couple, couples, relationships, love and romance ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, parody ...
Plot: religion, monk, church, satire, prostitute, misfit, clergy, unlikely partners, society, obsessive quest, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 70s
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28%
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: department store, supermarket, lgbt, janitor, blind woman, fight, shoplifting, tough guy, musician, bicycle, female nudity, depressed man ...
Place: italy
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27%
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, doctor, hospital
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, hot
Plot: travel, car, motorcycle, seagull, boat, stepfather, engineer, journey, community, playboy, older man younger woman relationship, hippie ...
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27%