Movies like Dinner for Adele

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Dinner for Adele (1978)
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Dinner for Adele (1978)
Original name: Adéla ještě nevečeřela
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When the famous detective Nick Carter visits Prague, he becomes involved in strange case of a missing dog and even stranger carnivorous plant. He becomes convinced that he is standing against his greatest enemy - the Gardener, who supposedly died years ago in a swamp...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: parody, dog, prison, jungle, fight, scientist, investigation, hotel, criminal, train, kidnapping, gun, bondage, old man, aristocrat, pets, legend, investigator, midget, private detective, pills, chase, photograph, nobleman, mask ...
Time: 1900s
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia

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Most similar movies to Dinner for Adele

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, cult film, dark humor and absurd films with plots about police officer, chase, pretending to be someone else, disguise, murder, parody and fake identity mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Crime genres. Some movies like Dinner for Adele: The Nights of Prague (1969), I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970), The Phantom of Morrisville (1966), You Are a Widow, Sir (1971), Wilson City (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Mysterious Castle in the Carpathians (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In 1897, in a castle near the town of Werewolfville in the Carpithians, a slightly deranged Professor Orfanik experiments with his new inventions which include, even at this early date, television and a film camera. He is also an obsessed opera fan, ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: wine bottle, legend, rocket, bandage, nobleman, fight, beard, disguise, one eyed man, missing woman, telegram, loss of girlfriend ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Four Murders Are Enough, Darling (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two criminal gangs are ruthlessly fighting for a 1-million dollar check that, purely by chance, got into the flat of shy high school teacher George Camel. As the number of victims sharply increases, Camel is mistakenly regarded as a mass murderer ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic, psychedelic
Plot: co worker co worker relationship, hit in the face, breaking the fourth wall, blood splatter, visit, multiple deaths, satire, soap, gunfight, stabbed in the back, impersonation, wet clothes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Nights of Prague (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Prague - mystical city. It was here in the Middle Ages, alchemists and magicians gathered. Rumor has it that the house of Prague hide secret obtain the philosopher's stone, and complex multi-level labyrinth of underground tunnels and cellars ...
Style: anthology, dark humor, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: poisoned drink, limousine, suicide, aristocrat, concierge, trip, nobleman, robbery, seductive woman, ritual, rabbi, omnibus ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This futuristic science fiction comedy features an atomic bomb blast that causes women to grow beards and lose the ability to have children. A summit meeting is held at the United Nations, with the proposed solution of building a time machine. The ...
Style: dark humor, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: time paradox, time machine, secret mission, coach, kidnapper, maid, topless woman, violin, selfish woman, race against time, german accent, shooting ...
Time: 90s, 1910s, year 1999, future, 1990s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Phantom of Morrisville (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Česká filmová parodie na brakové sešitové romány odehrávající se v ponurých šlechtických sídlech plných tajných chodeb, intrik a dávných tajemství. Příběh se "odehrává" v pražském Smetanově divadle, kde si během ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, aristocrat, family tradition, on the run, secretary, fainting, man with glasses, foot chase, convict, prison, mysterious woman, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be artificial body in the shape of actress Evelina Keleti ...
Style: cult film, experimental, psychotronic, absurd, dark humor
Plot: switching bodies, fictitious kingdom, lifestyle change, layoff, frustration, woman wearing a wig, class distinction, switching roles, burn injury, auditorium, con men, dining hall ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Wilson City (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Comedy inspired by paperback crime novels tells the story of an adventurous search for a mysterious murderer who just after the end of the First World War has begun a rampage in Wilson City, a jerkwater town somewhere in Eastern Europe. The ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, exciting, psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: conspiracy, agent, painter, ambition, delusion, doctor, car chase, disguise, murder, absurd humor, absurdism, painting ...
Time: year 1919, year 1918, 1910s
Place: slovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Lemonade Joe (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A satire of the Great American Way, with Lemonade Joe a "clean living" gunfighter who drinks only Kola-Loca Lemonade and convinces everyone else in town (with his gun skills) that all "real men" drink ONLY lemonade!
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, old west, escapades, anti hero, satire, show tunes, disorder, social relations, friends, fish out of water, village, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: europe, prague, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Hubert the Smart Boy (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Titulní hrdina komediálního filmu je typický žižkovský frajer. S chytrostí a šarmem si vyřizuje otevřené účty s policejním inspektorem Mourkem, který ho chce stůj co stůj dostat do kriminálu. Jenže Fešák Hubert unikne z každé ...
Plot: beating, pub, coffin, counterfeit money, broken glass, blackmail, ring, voyeurism, nickname, fiance fiancee relationship, uninvited guest, dog ...
Time: 1920s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Shadowman (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Clad in a featureless red mask, The Man Without A Face is involved in a single-minded pursuit of the fabled treasure of the Knights Templar in this tribute to the pulp adventure stories of Louis Feuillade.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: investigation, secretly observing, van, classical music, tranquilizer, handcuffs, mistaken identity, frenchman abroad, machine gun, listening to music, pub, listening device ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, scotland yard, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Straw Hat (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Slacker Maurice Fadinar wasted his whole inheritance and the only way out of this situation, as it seems, to marry Helen Nonankur - daughter of a wealthy farmer. At the last meeting with his mistress in a nearby forest Fadinar's horse eats ...
Plot: locked in, masochism, marriage for money, horse, uncle niece relationship, straw hat, singer, barefoot male, awkward situation, aristocrat, masochist, unfaithful wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 261
The White Lady (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This castle has its own ghost - a mysterious White lady. She emerges from the painting on the wall when someone speaks out magic formula. White lady is good ghost, she can make someone's wishes true. Even if it is a new duct. But a miracle is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, female ghost, priest, small town, political satire, magical power, bureaucracy, satire, mysterious event, urban fantasy, painting, ghost story
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Man in Outer Space (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this routine, allegorical sci-fi drama by Czech director Oldrich Lipsky, a disgruntled worker accidentally finds himself aboard a spaceship (long story), and five hundred years later he comes back with a super-advanced being to a whole new world. ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: extraterrestrial, alien, rocket, outer space, greed, satire, invisibility, time travel, morality, change in lifestyle, anti-hero, fish out of water ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Dissolved and Effused (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pražský policejní inspektor Trachta a jeho nezkušený praktikant Hlaváček pátrají po záhadně zmizelém továrníkovi Bierhanzlovi. Jeho továrna se zabývala výrobou vyhlášené masti pro růst vlasů. Pan továrník však náhle ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: investigator, psychiatrist, missing person, seductive woman, interrogation, investigation, wheelchair bound, mistaken identity, psychological manipulation, doctor, hair loss, bathtub ...
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Waiter, Scarper! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It is the story of a man who had financial troubles. He was married several times and had to pay for several kids. He wanted to earn some extra money by playing in a cafe. But one drunken guest supposes he is a waiter and pays his bill to him. So ...
Style: cult film
Plot: female objectification, dual identity, male in bathtub, debt, lack of money, chase, reunion, seductive woman, playing violin, high school teacher, fantasizing, disguise ...
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Six Bears and a Clown (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The owner of a circus decides to swap his trained bears for trained pigs, and fires clown Cibulka. The clown gets a job at a local school, bears escape and seek him out and a school inspector comes into town.
Plot: landlady, intrigue, barefoot male, school, visitor, school principal, comedian, little boy, boy, girl, mistaken identity, cleaning lady ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Great Movie Robbery (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The film is essentially a feature-length commercial for an exhibition to mark the 40th anniversary of the nationalisation of the Czechoslovak film industry, to be held at the Prague U Hybernu venue. The protagonists of the piece are comedians ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: criminal, criminal gang, mistaken identity, cleaning lady, gangster, titanic, pretending to be someone else, gang member, exhibition, film festival, inventor, festival ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Love Factor (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Women around the globe begin disappearing when a renegade race of top-heavy aliens from the planet Angvia begin snatching them off the streets.
Style: cult film, sex comedy, psychedelic, absurd
Plot: alien, spy, card playing, ladder, letter, sex slave, chase, being followed, van, card game, criminal gang, climbing a ladder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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A Nice Plate of Spinach (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The heroes of this absurd comedy, full of confusion and humor are Dzharda Zemanek and Frantisek Liska.
Style: dark humor, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: ambassador, jail, landlady, reception, invention, screaming woman, prison, factory worker, teenager, cooking, stolen gun, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Girl Fit to Be Killed (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The waitress Gita from the hotel "Bobí vrch" approaches her lover who has not left his wife yet and gives him an ultimatum: if he does not do all according to her wish, she will announce to the police his machinations with foreign ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: wet clothes, police detective, hunger, jumping out a window, police car, chalet, post office, doctor, woman in bra, lack of money, german abroad, police ...
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Who Wants to Kill Jessie? (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this zany Czechoslovakian comedy, a scientist invents a machine that projects a sleeping person's dream on a screen; disaster soon follows when the machine malfunctions and the cartoon-like dream characters become very real!
Style: absurd, cult film, psychotronic, comic
Plot: comics, mad scientist, dream, superhero, cowboy, bondage, prison, attempted murder, truck, gloves, safe, judge ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Borrowed Face (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It is the 1930s. Physician Bartos devotedly attends poor patients in the city suburbs, at the same time researching the possibilities of regeneration of human tissues after transplantation. His former colleague Rosen, now working as an assistant at ...
Style: psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: body swapping, priest, scientist, fake identity, doctor, science, transplant, pretending to be someone else, scientific experiment, police officer, killer, plastic surgeon ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Former Nazi Klaus Abard survives to the 1990s by taking anti-ageing pills. He plans to use a time travel trip to return to Germany in 1944 and present Hitler with a hydrogen bomb, so that he can win the war. Unfortunately the pilot, woman-chasing ...
Style: surreal, humorous, feel good, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: death of brother, conspiracy, secret, nazism, world war two, brother brother relationship, scientist, murder by shooting, father daughter relationship, handcuffed, soldier, chase ...
Time: 90s, year 1996, year 1944, year 1941, 1940s ...
Place: germany, czech republic, prague czech republic, czechoslovakia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Monster (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A vicious serial sex killer is on the loose, and landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect, thanks to his unfortunate habit of getting caught in compromising situations (for which there is always a totally innocent ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: mistaken identity, farce, murder, serial killer, odd couple, police investigation, disorder, vicious, couples, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Weekend Murders (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A large family meet at the family estate for the reading of their father's will. Each expects to be the recipient of a tidy sum, but apart from the local constable and a few other small awards to the help, the entire estate goes to the favorite ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: slasher, loss of father, suspect, drinking from a bottle, broken window, apology, castle, police detective, screaming woman, corpse, barking dog, attorney ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Three Veterans (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It is a story of three veterans released from the army. During one night spent camping in the country they one by one wake up and meet three elvish brothers. Each of the veterans is given a magic item - one gets magic harp that provides him with ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: curse, flyswatter, fictional country, hat, false identity, legend, guitar, cooking, telephone call, greed, soldier, king ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Juliet Forrest is convinced that the reported death of her father in a mountain car crash was no accident. Her father was a prominent cheese scientist working on a secret recipe. To prove it was murder, she enlists the services of private eye Rigby ...
Style: cult film, weird, witty, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: parody, private detective, neo noir, murder, femme fatale, investigation, faked death, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch, power relations, recruit ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 80s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.6
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Brooklyn Story (1992)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The sequel to a popular teenage crime comedy Kamarád do deste (1988). The same tandem of friends (Lukás Vaculík and Sagvan Tofi) now operates disco 'Brooklyn'. The crook they cleverly put behind bars (Karel Augusta) is ...
Plot: one night stand, bar, revenge, overdose, sex tape, sister sister relationship, bodybuilder, stolen money, dj, drunkenness, nightclub owner, hotel room ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Eat and Run (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A humanoid alien lands on earth, and soon discovers he likes to eat Italian. Italian people, that is. Incompetent detective McSorely is the only one with a clue about what's going on, and even his grasp of the situation isn't too firm. The ...
Style: dark humor, gag humor, horror spoof, cult film
Plot: monster, psychological manipulation, fight, egocentrism, policewoman, pretending to be someone else, mime, pizza, pointing a gun at someone, kissing someone's hand, vibrator, italian abroad ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jesse and Chester, two bumbling stoners, wake up one morning from a night of partying and cannot remember where they parked their car. They encounter a variety of people while looking for it, including their angry girlfriends, an angry street gang, ...
Style: idiotic, not serious, humorous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: stupidity, stoners, idiot, obsessive quest, teenager, friendship, parody, memory loss, nothing goes right, save the world, alien, car ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%