Movies like Ace

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Ace (1981)
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Ace (1981)
Original name: Asso
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Asso, THE best poker-player in town, was killed in his wedding night, because he won too much against a bad loser. In the 'final' game in heaven the clerk on duty also lost, so Asso can come back to this world as a ghost to search for a good man for his wife (widow). Who is good enough for the wife of Asso ?
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: ghost, afterlife, wedding, supernatural, hitman, murder, crimes, love and romance, midlife crisis, couples, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couple relations, sex, gambling, killer, female nudity, maid, dancer, invisible man, bar, deadly, breasts
Place: italy

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Most similar movies to Ace

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and sexy films with plots about couples, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, female nudity, romance and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Ace: Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1976), Love is in the Air (2012), Special Delivery (2002), The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980), Giovannona Long-Thigh (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a small city of Brazil, Flor (a very good looking woman) marries Vadinho, a very handsome and erotic man. Once married she finds he is a good-for-nothing. She works teaching cooking to her neighbours but he takes all her money to gamble. One day ...
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, erotic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: ghost, gambling, cooking and food, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, family relations, couple relations, world, death in the family, sexual relations, love triangle, strong sexual content ...
Place: brazil, latin america, northeast brazil
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100%
Love is in the Air (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Couple Andrea and Giulia, an outwardly successful couple, are having problems in the bedroom. When Giulia invites Max, an old friend from high school, to stay in the family home with their teenage son, some new attitudes begin to form.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, family problems, couples, family relations, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, love and romance, breakup, sexual relations, coming of age, voyeurism, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Special Delivery (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unexpected phone call from a certain Kirsch sets off a crisis between Catherine and Raphaël that will affect all those around them, be they close friends or casual acquaintances.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, psychological
Plot: love triangle, romance, couple relations, couples, cause and meaning, love and romance, crumbling marriage, infidelity, misunderstanding, missing person, alcohol abuse, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A rich farmer is well known for being very unkind. He's misanthropic, misogynous and cantankerous. Until he meets by chance a gorgeous girl...
Style: humorous, romantic, semi serious, funny, witty ...
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, vineyard, love and romance, battle of the sexes, playing footsie, snobbism, farmer, romance, disorder, change of heart, strange person ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Giovannona Long-Thigh (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Legendary director Sergio Martino takes the helm for this sexploitation classic concerning the scandal that erupts when the panicked head of a high-profile cheese production company hires a beautiful prostitute to seduce an unsuspecting Cabinet ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, factory, contamination, farce, couple relations, siblings relations, sexual relations, disorder, couples, lifestyle, goofy hero, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: sicily, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Saturday, Sunday and Friday (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: SABATO (first episode): A company receives the visit of a very very important person. This person works for a biggest Japanese society, and this encounter is decisive for the small Italian company. DOMENICA (second episode): After a hard day of ...
Plot: dancing, nudity (full frontal - brief), choir, farce, chorus girl, dancer, female nudity, japanese woman, nude dance, sleeping, sex, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Happy Family (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A blocked screenwriter, Ezio (Fabio De Luigi), is trying to finish a story about two off-kilter families thrown together when their teenage children announce they’re getting married. So Ezio writes himself into the story with a romantic part—a ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, realistic, humorous, non-linear
Plot: love and romance, breakup, teenage love, writer's life, couples, family relations, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, disorder, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Alfredo, Alfredo (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alfredo, a timid young Italian, lusts after and woos the beautiful Maria Rosa. But when he manages to marry her, he discovers life is not nearly so blissful as he expected.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: family life, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, couple relations, romance, dysfunctional marriage, husband wife relationship, wedding, family relations, battle of the sexes, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Festival in Cannes (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, a big producer, needs Millie for a small part in a fall ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, witty, realistic ...
Plot: actor's life, betrayal, friendship, filmmaking, couples, ambition, lifestyle, rise to the top, crumbling marriage, desire for fame, love and romance, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cannes, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Bug (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A small boy squashing an insect sets in motion a series of events, large and small, that include a lost restaurant reservation, a drunken fender-bender, disruption of basic cable television service, and more than one relationship falling apart. One ...
Style: surreal, semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Plot: family problems, destiny, love and romance, crumbling marriage, couples, down on your luck, couple relations, hopes, multiple storylines, breakup, fortune cookie, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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I Do & I Don't (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A screwball comedy about a young couple that must endure premarital counseling and the horrific married couple they are assigned to.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, wedding, couple relations, unfulfillment, love, marriage, romance, screwball, love and romance, sexual content, verbal byplay, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kiss Me Goodbye (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Not until three years after the death of her husband Jolly, Kay dares to move back into their former home, persuaded by her new fiancée Rupert. But soon her worst expectations come true, when not only her old memories haunt her, but also ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: ghost, romance, love triangle, afterlife, supernatural, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, love and romance, wedding, family relations, couples, looking for love ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A middle aged restaurateur begins to feel the desire to roam and realizes that one day each week, his mother's apartment will be empty all afternoon. He makes several attempts at seduction, only to learn that it is much more complicated and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Plot: midlife crisis, adultery, couples, thirtysomething life, family problems, restaurant, family relations, suburbs, sexual relations, boss and employee, eccentric family, human nature ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Opera Lover (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A middle-aged produce salesman finds his love of opera and singing reawakened when his childhood love returns to town.
Style: semi serious, realistic, psychological, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, working class, love affair, lovers reunited, screwball, family problems, couples, romance, unfulfillment, hopes, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Twist (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Bored aristocratic Parisian couples begin affairs with each other which only brings trouble.
Style: suspense, sexy, realistic, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, satire, wedding, catastrophe, farce, couple relations, forbidden love, obsession, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, love triangle ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Last Married Couple in America (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jeff and Mari Thompson have been married for fifteen years. Although their marriage is not perfect, they are seemingly happy in their married and family life. But all their married friends seem to be getting divorced or separated. These newly single ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, friends, family relations, revolution, mate swapping, family problems, thirtysomething life, couples, breakup, wedding, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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42%
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Kwik Stop (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two strangers discover you really can find anything at a convenience store -- even love. An aspiring actor stuck in a small town who has big plans of moving to Hollywood so he can strike it rich. One night, while on his way into a corner store, he ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, road movie
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, unlikely criminals, odd couple, couples, on the road, romance, love and romance, crimes, aspiring actor, shoplifting, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Jinxed! (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harold, a professional gambler, and his girlfriend Bonita, a lounge singer, follow Willie, a young blackjack dealer, around the western U.S. Harold has a jinx on Willie and can't lose with him. Bonita and Willie meet and fall for each other and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, cynical, humorous
Plot: dark humor, gambling, casino, dishonesty, hitman, murder, infidelity, nightclub, fall in love, crimes, ambition, betrayal ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Women Vs Men (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Anna and Piero fighting routine of a long marriage, when Piero loses his memory, Anna reconstructs his way. For its part, the concierge Rocco and his friend Michele play in a group that emulates the Beatles and face opposition from their partners. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sweet, feel good, light ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, unlikely couple, memory loss, disorder, love and romance, couples, couple relations, human nature, music band, nude beach, female nudity, football ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
At Home with the Rozes (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two ex-convicts, MG and Gilbert find refuge in a charming middle-class house whose couple is about to celebrate its 20-year old marriage. Our duo has no other solution than to take this entire brood in hostage. But, contrary to all expectations, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: hostage, murder, fugitives, couples, criminal heroes, crimes, prison, family gatherings, husband wife relationship, wedding anniversary, prison life, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
George and Mildred (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Big screen spin-off of the Seventies sitcom. Mildred Roper (Yootha Joyce, who died shortly after filming was completed) is determined to make husband George (Brian Roper) celebrate their wedding anniversary in style, at a posh hotel in London. ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: hitman, wedding, false accusation, chaos and mayhem, disorder, mistaken identity, dishonesty, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, couples, hotel ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Redrum (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A bored couple rejuvenate their marriage by turning to murder.
Style: semi serious, realistic, cynical, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, couples, crimes, murderous pair, satire, dark humor, couple relations, moral dilemma, lovers on the run, society, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 576
Love & Slaps (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A comedy about generational conflict between two parents who do not want to grow old and a seventeen year old daughter who wants to become an adult. During a weekend with some friends in their country house in Tuscany, Marcello and Marina, relieved ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, talky ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, parents and children, family life, couples, friends, countryside, disorder, society, midlife crisis, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, tuscany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Buddy Buddy (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Buddy Buddy is a 1981 American comedy film directed by Billy Wilder that stars Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Paula Prentiss and Klaus Kinski. The screenplay by Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond is based on the 1973 French language film L'Emmerdeur, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: hitman, hotel, island, suicide attempt, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, crumbling marriage, odd couple, gangsters, partners, buddies ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sleepless in Madrid (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eva, Alba y Juan are the protagonist of the story. Eva gives birth to Marina, Alba has just been left by her boyfriend. And Juan is happily married. Their paths intersect one night and their lifes will change forever.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, offbeat
Plot: babies and infants, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, insomnia, couples, sexual content, wedding, bittersweet, introspection, female nudity, male nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
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Grace Quigley (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hitman, golden years, dishonesty, elderly, crimes, forgery, graphic violence, parents and children, cons and scams, murder, dark humor, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sugar, Honey and Pepper (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three episodes. First Valerio is mistaken for a notorious criminal. Very beautiful journalists succeed to bring him to her house for an exclusive interview. She tries to seduce him. Second. Guiseppe, an unlucky and ugly man, gets a job as a maid. ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: police, obsession, kidnapping, taxi driver, seduction, dual identity, sex, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
All About My Bush (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Allt om min buske är en sexkomedi i trädgårdsmiljö om oväntade kärleksförbindelser och avgrundsdjup svartsjuka. Det vackra och välbärgade paret Nils och Karin flyttar in med sin dotter Barbro i det exklusiva villaområdet. I huset intill ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sexual
Plot: couples, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, sexual relations, love affair, suburban life, suburbs, male nudity, female nudity, male objectification, male genitalia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, pregnancy, church, suicide attempt, catholic priest, manipulation, infidelity, love triangle, couples, lovers reunited, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, new york, vatican, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
After Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The magical Mole Antonelliana (the cavernous Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy) is the setting for a very unlikely love story. One fateful evening the museum's timid night watchman, comes to the aid of an enchanting young fast-food cook on the ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, atmospheric, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, on the run, lovers on the run, opposites attract, dishonesty, couples, unfulfilled love, couple relations, fall in love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%