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Where Is Parsifal? (1984)
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Where Is Parsifal? (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Tucked away in his castle, a hypochondriac inventor plays generous host to a revolving cast of wacky guests. But to pay off his mounting debts, he must sell either a powerful businessman or a rich gypsy on his latest creation: a laser skywriter.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, social misfits, social relations, palaces castles and temples, invention, marital problem, bare breasts, money problems, dinner party, roller skating
Time: 80s, 20th century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and offbeat films with plots about couples, love and romance, disorder, society, social relations, dishonesty and friendship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Where Is Parsifal?: Great! (1986), Cafe Express (1980), The Chain (1984), Rosalie Goes Shopping (1989), LolliLove (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: friendship, rivalry, beach, motorcycle, pinball machine, motorcycle gang
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy
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95%
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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: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: cons and scams, family life, family relations, crimes, dishonesty, goofy hero, social misfits, misfit, crime, parody, pursuit, train conductor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy
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68%
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The Chain (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Comedy featuring interweaving stories of seven households caught up in a property chain on moving day, each one dependent on the other.
Style: offbeat, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: relocation, house, love and romance, society, social differences, couples, family relations, property, moving
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london
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65%
Rosalie Goes Shopping (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Rosalie loves to shop too much to let a little thing like no money stop her. When the local shopkeepers no longer take her bad checks or bad credit cards, she's reduced to stealing from one family member to buy presents for others. It's ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, cult film
Plot: computers and web, family life, friendship, couple relations, materialism, couples, friends, farce, wedding, obsession, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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LolliLove (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: A hip, misguided Southern California couple decide to make a difference in the lives of the homeless by giving them lollipops with a cheery slogan on the wrapper.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: social differences, rich and poor, social relations, nothing goes right, society, charity, homelessness, satire, female director, homeless
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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People Like Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: People Like Us was a British radio and TV comedy programme, a spoof on-location documentary written by John Morton, and starring Chris Langham as Roy Mallard, an inept interviewer. Originally a radio show for BBC Radio 4 in three series from 1995 to ...
Style: offbeat, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: social relations, media, society, human nature, parody, british humour
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
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60%
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Cold Dog Soup (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Randy Quaid as the taxi driver drives Zen parables (Is time money - Is time the root of all evil?) into his passenger/protegee in a high-speed, idiosyncratic tour of their city's ethnic coteries. All the boy wants is to dispose of his ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: city life, urban, taxi, disorder, wizards and magicians, love and romance, nothing goes right, supernatural ability, dog
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Comfort and Joy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Radio host Alan Bird witnesses how an icecream van is attacked and destroyed by angry competitors. This leads him into the struggle between two Italian families over the icecream market of Glasgow.
Style: humorous, offbeat, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ice cream truck, ice cream, small town life, uninhibited rivalry, small town, vigilantism, love and romance, amateur detective, opposites attract, radio show, culture clash, social relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Return to Green Acres (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tv movie that reunites most the show's cast members. The Douglases move back to New York. But when Haney tries to get everyone's property so that a developer can build on them, the residents go to New York to get Douglas to help them. But ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: farm, disorder, social relations, couples, small town, cons and scams, small town life, save the day, countryside
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Soggy Bottom, U.S.A. (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small Southern town, the local sheriff tries to keep everything peaceful and under control.
Style: sentimental, offbeat, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: americana, small town, sheriff, moonshine, disorder, social relations, society, nothing goes right, lifestyle, graphic violence, small town life, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Nobody's Perfect (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steve is a college freshman who plays tennis for the school. But he falls desperately in love with Shelly, also a tennis player. It's all downhill from there. Steve can't eat, he can't sleep, his grades drop, and he gets kicked off ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: college, tennis, love and romance, comedy of errors, cons and scams, fall in love, teenage life, mistaken identity, friendship, gender bending, switching roles, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Grace Quigley (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Grace Quigley is nearing the end of her life, living alone in her New York apartment. One day she witnesses a murder being committed by top hit-man, Seymour Flint. She decides to blackmail him into killing her, however, she has one or two friends he ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, dishonesty, crimes, elderly, forgery, deadly, murder, cons and scams, parents and children, golden years, graphic violence, life insurance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Love Thy Neighbor (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Suburbanites Danny and Linda try to overcome their various differences and try to get along after his wife and her husband run off with each other.
Style: sentimental, humorous, offbeat, touching, feel good ...
Plot: infidelity, suburbs, adultery, suburban life, family life, couple relations, bittersweet, love affair, family problems, couples, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Queen of Hearts (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eddie Luca is the youngest son in a family of Italian immigrants who has moved to London. Beginning from nowhere, they open a cafe in an Italian neighbourhood. One day their father loses the cafe, the home and his wedding ring by gambling.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cafe, profanity, coming of age, love and romance, immigrants, youth, society, couples, family relations, family problems, eccentric family, love triangle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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SBK The-Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A film 35 years in the making. One man's journey to become a legend of the Boardwalk by claiming the title of World Champion in the fast paced sport of professional Skeeball.
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: ambition, contests and competitions, boardwalk, arcade, track and field
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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That's Carry On! (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Celebrating twenty years of classic Carry On films, two of the films’ best-loved stars, Kenneth Williams and Barbara Windsor return to Pinewood film studios to unwrap some rib-tickling moments from the series. From the original, military mayhem of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, anthology ...
Plot: royal family, disorder, dishonesty, intrigue, rivalry
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Not with My Wife, You Don't! (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: During the Korean War, Italian nurse Virna Lisi falls in love with two American fliers, Tony Curtis and George C. Scott. Lisi marries Curtis after he convinces her that Scott has been killed in a plane crash. She soon discovers Scott is alive, but ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: pilot, negligence, couples, battles, silly humor, friendship, fall in love, infidelity, love triangle, wooing, dull life, manipulation ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, italy, london, korea, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Idiot in Paris (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Goubi, the simpleton of his village in the French Department Allier, has but one wish: to see Paris. One day, the truckers Grafouillère deposit a drunk Goubi in the biggest market of Paris (the "Halles"). The poor man is completely lost, ...
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, semi serious, realistic
Plot: village, village life, prostitute, social relations, drunken man, frenchman, merchant, village idiot
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Heaven Before I Die (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jacob's feet are so turned out that he walks like Charlie Chaplin. He is different because of that and decides to emigrate from Palestine to Canada, where "everyone is equal". There everybody treats him kindly, and a thief ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: self discovery, heist, oracle, friends, disability, friendship, farce, love and romance, immigrants, criminal heroes, crimes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Trailer Park Boys Xmas Special (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 57 min.
Story: In this holiday prequel, it’s 1997 and Sunnyvale Trailer Park is getting ready for the holiday season. Julian’s got a great idea to make money this Christmas, Ricky gets confused between God and Santa, and Bubbles tries to get the Boys together ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, not serious, offbeat ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mary Had a Little... (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A theatrical impresario tries to win a bet with a psychiatrist over the production of a perfect baby.
Style: offbeat, sexual, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: couples, power relations, mental illness, pregnancy, doctors and patients, fall in love, disorder, love and romance, psychiatrist, baby, hypnosis, wager ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england
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38%
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White T (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Rapping twins Herbert (Jerod Mixon) and Henry (Jamal Mixon) get a shot at stardom when they purchase a prize-winning T-shirt that lands them a chance to perform alongside a hip-hop legend, but they find their dreams going up in flames when their ...
Style: realistic, humorous, captivating, semi serious, offbeat ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, southern california, california
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38%
Stripper: Natasha Kizmet (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Borat with Boobs! A hottie from Uzbekistan fends off perverts and porn stars, spins with strippers and finds the American dream.
Style: humorous, sexual, offbeat, sexy, semi serious ...
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Man About the House (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unscrupulous property developer wants to flatten the street to make way for new buildings.Householder George Roper is happy to take the offered money and run but his wife Mildred and their lodgers join with other residents to take a stand and ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
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Insignificance (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Four 1950s cultural icons (Albert Einstein, Marilyn Monroe, Joe DiMaggio, and Senator Joseph MacCarthy) who conceivably could have met but probably didn't, fictionally do so in this modern fable of post-WWII America. Visually intriguing, the ...
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Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1954, 80s
Place: new york, hiroshima japan
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36%
Consuming Passions (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Adapted from a play written by two Monty Python vets, this toothy satire launches with a tragic accident at Chumley's chocolate factory when hapless manager Ian Littleton (Tyler Butterworth) accidentally knocks several employees into a huge ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, biting, cynical, dark humor ...
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe
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35%
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Madame Irma (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Francis, who is in his forties, manages the French subsidiary of an American high-tech company. But the shareholders suddenly decide to close it. Depressed by the idea of being unemployed and the prospect of losing his second wife, Francis decides ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, cynical ...
Plot: hidden identity, social relations, love and romance, lifestyle, unemployment, couples, gender bending, fortune teller, loss of job, con men, midlife crisis, impossible love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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34%
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Percy tårar (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 171 min.
TV show
Story: Percy Tårar was a Swedish 6-part television show broadcast by SVT in 1996. It was Killinggänget's follow-up to the popular Nilecity 105,6. It was directed by Walter Söderlund and produced by Magdalena Jangard. The loose plot of the series ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: doctors and patients, boss and employee, take over, social relations, astronaut, losing-it hero, drug abuse, outer space, parody, irony, hotel
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden
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34%
Nasty Neighbours (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mr. and Mrs. Peach's favourite neighbours emigrate to Australia, leaving the grieving couple anxiously twitching the net curtains of their suburban cul-de-sac home waiting to see who will be moving in next door. Unfortunately, far from their ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, suburbs, innocence lost, unemployment, misfit, society, obsession, cons and scams, boss and employee, suburban life, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Room to Rent (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ali is a young Egyptian screenwriter determined to succeed in London, where he has been a student. He loves the artistic and political freedom, the colours, the music, the individualism. But he has little money, his student visa is about to expire ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, offbeat ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, egypt
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