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Spirou & Fantasio's Big Adventures (2018)
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Spirou & Fantasio's Big Adventures (2018)
Original name: Les Aventures de Spirou et Fantasio
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Spirou, supposedly a groom in a Palace, meets Fantasio, reporter scupper, everything starts very hard … and rather badly!
Plot: thief, journalist, squirrel, mad scientist, female journalist, scientist, kidnapping, groom, disguise, friendship, hotel, desert, abduction, security guard, invention, mushroom, team, in love, airport, redhead, car accident, scooter, oasis, pet dog, mirage ...
Place: europe, morocco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and light films with plots about disorder, farce, adventure, friendship, airplane, kidnapping and escapades mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Spirou & Fantasio's Big Adventures: Gaston Lagaffe (2018), Flora & Ulysses (2021), Tintin and the Blue Oranges (1964), Checkered Flag or Crash (1977), Babysitting 2 (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gaston Lagaffe (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gaston is a new guy at the Peticoin start-up. With his delusional inventions, he will change the lives of his colleagues. Cat, seagull, cow, and gaffophone will be at the center of the mishaps of this genius laidback handyman who wants only to do ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: inventor, slacker, workplace situations, adventure, disorder, buddies, office, friendship, everyday life, employer employee relationship, gadget, cow
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Flora & Ulysses (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Flora rescues a squirrel she names Ulysses, she is amazed to discover he possesses unique superhero powers, which take them on an adventure of humorous complications that ultimately change Flora's life--and her outlook--forever.
Style: entertaining, tense, light, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: squirrel, friendship, obsessive quest, disney, adventure, friends, teamwork, humour, escapades, superhero, super powers, changing lives ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Tintin and the Blue Oranges (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Professor Calculus's friend develops a blue-skinned orange that can grow on any kind of land and survive harsh weather (in the manner of Lue Gim Gong) and therefore solve world hunger. The Professor and his friends, however, run afoul of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, starvation, genetic engineering, adventure, youth, chases and races, mystery, rescue, journalism, danger, inventions and discoveries, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Checkered Flag or Crash (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hard-charging race car driver "Walkaway" Madden (Baker), nicknamed that because of his history of walking away from car crashes, just wants to win the big Manilla 1000 off-road race. Photojournalist C.C. Wainwright (Sarandon) intends to ...
Plot: prize money, journalist, jungle, car race, racecar driver, race, car chase
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery... With his resourceful local guide Pablito (Jamel Debbouze), D an has one surprise after another ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, obsessive quest, adventure, imaginary, disorder, legends and myths, fish out of water, tour guide, animal life, reporter, escapades, media sensation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Babysitting 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Franck and his girlfriend Sonya, plus some of their friends go on holiday in Brazil. Franck, his friends, two girls and Sonya's grandmother leave to visit a cave, but everything goes wrong and their crazy adventures begin.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, entertaining, cynical
Audience: date night, teen comedy
Plot: nanny, jungle, chase, hotel, friendship, friendship between men, group of friends, kiss, cave, plan gone awry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, buried truth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, south america, latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
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Budapest (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two best friends stuck in boring jobs become bachelor party planners in Budapest.
Style: light, humorous, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Plot: bachelor party, wedding, hotel, nightclub, husband wife relationship, partners, best friends, firearm, shooting, tank, gun shooting, texting ...
Place: budapest, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The 11 Commandments (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After an evening of drinking, six men find themselves in front of The God of the Joke. Distressed to find that people aren't laughing anymore, He gives the six friends a mission: to save the world with the Eleven Commandments of the Joke. The ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, funny, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prank, chaos and mayhem, disorder, buddies, profanity, silly humor, friends, stupidity, disguise, humiliation, vandalism, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this riot of frantic disguises and mistaken identities, Victor Pivert, a blustering, bigoted French factory owner, finds himself taken hostage by Slimane, an Arab rebel leader. The two dress up as rabbis as they try to elude not only assasins ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, disturbing ...
Plot: farce, chase, on the run, rabbi, wedding, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, on the road, partners, disorder, prosecution, racial stereotype ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, paris france, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Prisoner of Zenda (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anthony Hope's classic tale gets a decidedly 'un-classic' treatment at the hands of Peter Sellers. Following the story somewhat, friends of the new King Rudolph of Ruritania fear for his life, and switch him with a look-a-like London ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: kidnapping, sword fight, romance, love and romance, rescue, hidden identity, adventure, dishonesty, escapades, head of state, misfit partners, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.3
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The Dope (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alphonse Brown, who firmly believes he is the bastard son of James Brown, meets up with his best friend Scotch after Brown gets out of jail. On their way to Paris to begin careers as recording artists, the pair stumbles across a potent type of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: friends, drug dealing, partners, crimes, buddies, chase, nothing goes right, misfit partners, silly humor, drug abuse, disorder, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.5
 480
Black Jack (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this fascinating adventure of the England of the 1750s, the huge Frenchman Black Jack (Jean Franval) miraculously survives a hanging by the British authorities in Yorkshire and escapes from the grim jaws of "justice." He takes to the ...
Plot: blackmail, apprentice, carnival, child protagonist, stagecoach, hotel, mental institution, french, sailor, kidnapping, insanity, candle ...
Time: 18th century
Place: yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 10K
Babysitting (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Looking for a baby-sitter for the night, Marc Schaudel entrusts his son Remy to the care of his employee Franck, a straight man. But the thing that Marc doesn't know, is that Franck is getting 30 years old this weekend and that his son Remy is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, family outing, date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: nanny, birthday party, party, found footage, missing child, missing person, farce, friendship, employer employee relationship, video camera, friendship between men, babysitting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Odd Couple II (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 30 years after the first film, Oscar and Felix embark on a road trip together, to attend the wedding of Oscar's son to Felix's daughter.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, not serious ...
Plot: friendship, wedding, odd couple, reunion, on the road, road trip, marriage, farce, couples, disorder, love and romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, florida, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Twelve Plus One (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
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The Volcano (2013)
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Country: France, Belgium
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Story: The eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull causes major disruptions to travelers' plans around the world. For Alain and Valérie, it's a catastrophe. Because to make it to the small Greek village in time for their ...
Style: humorous, road movie, absurd, cynical, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010, 2010s
Place: europe, iceland, france, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.6
 1K
Bloodstone (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When an newlywed American couple goes to India on their honeymoon, little do they realize that they were about to go on the adventure of their life time. A ruby, back from the ages of the Indian Maharajas has been stolen and placed in the backpack ...
Plot: kidnapping, honeymoon, jewel theft, jewel thief, bathtub, princess, hotel, gunfight, female nudity, ruby, rope bridge, taxi driver ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.9
 268
Gold Dust (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
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Duration: 100 min.
Story: Along the Mexico border, two friends search for a ghost ship rumored to be buried in the desert sand. In the same area, drug lords employ children; the duo must decide between going after the ship or saving a young girl held captive.
Style: humorous, sincere, exciting, light, entertaining
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, parody, light ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Norway, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: By helping Doctor Proctor getting recognition for his amazing invention in a world quite different from ours, two lonely children gets help to stand on their own two feet.
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, light
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Jackpot! (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To his family, François Voisin is nothing more than a humdrum civil servant. In truth, for the past twenty years he has been working as a secret agent. All goes well until circumstances put his secret in danger.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, infidelity, chases and races, heroes, government agency, special agents, rivalry, hidden identity, ball gag, espionage, secret agents, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ghost in the Noonday Sun (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pirate crewman kills his captain after learning where he has hidden his buried treasure. However, as he begins to lose his memory, he relies more and more on the ghost of the man he just murdered to help him find the loot.
Style: parody, mystical
Plot: thunderstorm, climbing a rope, campfire, frenchman abroad, knock out, boy, rivalry, arrested, employer employee relationship, teenage boy, knocked out, digging ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
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Duration: 133 min.
Story: Interpol Inspector Zenigata begins a world-wide hunt for the infamous thief Lupin The 3rd. But together, they face a powerful enemy and form the Lupin team in response. The Lupin team then faces the challenge of retrieving the "Crimson Heart of ...
Style: humorous, tense, disturbing, suspense, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy
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Duration: 95 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, parody ...
Plot: on the run, danger, adventure, goofy hero, disorder, dull life, on the road, assassination attempt, love and romance, crimes, escapades, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, himalaya, hong kong, nepal, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.5
 1K
Safari (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Richard Dacier owns a tour agency specialized on organizing safaris for European tourists eager to confront the African wild life. Actually, he took the job after his father and never went into the savanna by himself. As he owes big money to some ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: safari, wilderness, adventure, escapades, disorder, tour guide, on the road, culture clash, fish out of water, danger, goofy hero, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Tattoo Chase (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In order to receive an inheritance, Howie Goldman must comb the globe and find a woman with a deposit box number tattooed on her derrière.
Plot: crocodile, tattoo, mafia, godfather, costume, mob, convent, nun, hospital, obscene finger gesture, gorilla suit, inheritance ...
Place: arabia, miami, the philippines, los angeles, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 10K
Fantomas (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Fantômas is a man of many disguises. He uses maquillage as a weapon. He can impersonate anyone using an array of masks and can create endless confusion by constantly changing his appearance.
Style: not serious, realistic, parody, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: motorcycle chase, chase, kidnapping, mask, danger, law enforcement, rivalry, criminal heroes, disorder, mastermind, incompetent police, perfect crime ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 2K
Banza? (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Michel works there manically solving people's problems over the phone. He is about to tie the knot with his girl friend Isabelle, an airline hostess. She flies all over the world, he hates to leave the office. A series of madcap mishaps ...
Plot: filmmaking, traveler, drug traffic, partisan, allergy, drug trafficking, coup d'etat, fiance fiancee relationship, aircraft carrier, hostess, razor blade, tourist ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city, paris france, tunisia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%