Movies like The Bobo

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The Bobo (1967)
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The Bobo (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Unsuccessful singing bullfighter Juan arrives in Barcelona to try his luck in a big town. He finally persuades a devious local impresario to book him, but only on the condition that Juan first manages to spend an evening with Olimpia, a "shrewd merciless beauty" who seems effortlessly to collect apartments and Maserati sports cars while leaving a trail of broken hearts behind her. Juan approaches the challenge by pretending to her he is an emissary for a rich count. Written by Jeremy Perkins
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, partners, love and romance, gender bending, fall in love, artists and showbiz, farce, couples, gender, buddies, disorder, nothing goes right, fish out of water, mistaken identity, culture clash, goofy hero, bullfighter, blonde, courtesan, bullfighting, blond, matador, wife and husband lead actors, apartment, blonde woman ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, spain, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and semi serious films with plots about love and romance, disorder, couples, romance, fall in love, nothing goes right and friends mostly in Comedy, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like The Bobo: A Stitch in Time (1963), I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (1968), That Funny Feeling (1965), Would I Lie to You? (1997), The Night We Never Met (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Stitch in Time (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An accident in the butchers shop leads Norman Pitkin and Mr Grimsdale to the hospital where, after causing the normal ammount of chaos, Pitkin finds Lindy, a little girl who hasn't spoken or smiled since her parents were killed in an aeroplane ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: hospital, nothing goes right, anti heroes, misfit, heroes, goofy hero, mistaken identity, fish out of water, orphan, anti hero, disorder, silly humor ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england
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100%
I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Harold Fine is a self-described square - a 35-year-old Los Angeles lawyer who's not looking forward to middle age nor his upcoming wedding. His life changes when he falls in love with Nancy, a free-spirited, innocent, and beautiful young ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, midlife crisis, wedding, lawyer, free love, couples, disorder, suburban life, fish out of water, drug abuse, culture clash, fall in love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
That Funny Feeling (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joan Howell, a young and pretty maid-for-hire, meets and begins dating wealthy New York City businessman Tom Milford. Embarrassed about bringing him back to her tiny apartment that she shares with her roommate Audrey, Joan brings Tom over to a fancy ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: mistaken identity, opposites attract, roommate, apartment, bachelor, battle of the sexes, hidden identity, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, master and servant, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Would I Lie to You? (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sentimental and comedic adventures of Eddie, a non-Jew trying to pass as Jewish though totally ignorant of Jewish traditions, as he works in a Jewish community
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic
Plot: fall in love, dishonesty, romance, buddies, couples, friends, religions or cults, materialism, disorder, satire, immigrants, society ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, clever, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, nosy, disorder, city life, couple relations, comedy of errors, urban, friendship, fall in love, love triangle, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.9
 2K
The Ritz (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On his deathbed Carmine Vespucci's father tells him to "get Proclo". With "the hit" on, Gaetano tells a cab driver to take him where Carmine can't find him. He arrives at the Ritz, a gay bathhouse where he is pursued ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic
Plot: mistaken identity, farce, silly humor, satire, goofy hero, gangsters, artists and showbiz, couples, aids, disorder, crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.4
 310
Be My Baby (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After dating several cheating husbands who pretended to be single, Rylee devises a scheme for revenge. She gets a married man drunk, convinces him that they slept together, then shows up a year later with a baby and demands money. Her blackmail plan ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, battle of the sexes, manipulation, disorder, family relations, vengeance, looking for love, farce, couples, gender, nothing goes right, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 2.8
 340
Stonerville (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Troy "Slam" Slamsky loses his girl, love makes a wake-up call and he finds success in the world of online advertising with some hysterical twists on an old theme. Finding a new love who understands his vision sets Slam free to do what ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, parody
Audience: teens
Plot: couples, friends, friendship, love and romance, lifestyle, ambition, youth, couple relations, romance, buddies, sexual content, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The 4th Tenor (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A restaurant owner falls in love with an opera singer and, desperate to impress her, travels to Italy to learn how to sing.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: follow your dream, musician's life, friendship, fish out of water, fall in love, showbiz, disorder, lifestyle, opposites attract, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Overnight Delivery (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but than finds out that he was wrong. He has 24 hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall in love. The only problem is the delivery man will not stop until ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, sexy, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: on the road, college, romance, youth, partners, infidelity, looking for love, goofy hero, nothing goes right, buddies, unlikely couple, unfaithful girlfriend ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Southern Belles (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bell and Belle want to break out of their trailer park lives and get up and out to the "Big City" of Atlanta. Just when they think they are on their way to getting a nest egg Bell falls for a handsome police officer named Rhett Butler.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, romantic, ironic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: best friends, romance, friends, society, social relations, couples, farce, teenage life, misfit, buddies, odd couple, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Looking for Maria Sanchez (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Raul, a Puerto Rican born in New York, meets Maria, a young Puerto Rican woman visiting NY, one night. Struck by love at first sight, he travels to Puerto Rico in search of this beautiful girl.
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, looking for love, fish out of water, track down, friends, love at first sight, journey, love, culture clash, couples, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, puerto rico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 16K
Spanish Affair (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rafael, a Seville citizen who has never left the Spanish region of Andalucia, decides to leave his homeland to follow Amaia, a Basque girl unlike other women he has known.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: win over, disorder, fish out of water, romance, wooing, womanizer, love and romance, couples, life turned upside down, man in underwear, father daughter relationship, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, basque country
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Tea & Sangria (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jilted in Madrid, a bewildered Englishman must learn to live and love again - the Spanish way.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, fish out of water, life turned upside down, society, disorder, romance, love and romance, misfit, social relations, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Someone Marry Barry (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A trio of friends scheme to find a wife for their socially inappropriate friend Barry, and end up finding a girl just like him.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, nothing goes right, buddies, odd couple, disorder, thirtysomething life, couple relations, silly humor, profanity, romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.1
 954
Lovemakers (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hungary, USA, UK, Russia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Small time Hungarian matchmakers get the job to make a Hollywood star fall in love with a Russian businessman's spoiled brat sister. They get one million dollars if they succeed, but if they fail, they will have to pay with their lives.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, comedy of errors, disorder, mistaken identity, cons and scams, silly humor, dishonesty, couples, friendship, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Somebody Up There Likes Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Thirty-five years in the life of Max, his best friend Sal and a woman they both adore, Lyla. The trio stumble through mandatory but seemingly unfulfilling entanglements, at weddings, funerals, hospitals, eateries, divorce courts and the tool shed. A ...
Style: witty, surreal, talky, not serious, stylized ...
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couples, friends, farce, fall in love, couple relations, buddies, workplace, friendship between men, husband wife relationship, meet the parents ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Knack... and How to Get It (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In England, the times are a changing: it's mods and rockers. On the day Nancy gets off the London train, cases in hand, looking for the YWCA, Colin has had enough of missing out on the sexual revolution. He begs his smooth (and misogynistic) ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, couples, revolution, looking for sex, friendship, looking for love, cons and scams, teenage life, singleness, friends, disorder, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Be Wanton and Tread No Shame (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pablo and Fernando, owners of a children's book publishing company about to go bankrupt, have managed through unorthodox means to contract the country's best-selling author, Adela Mora. The evening of the official signing, Paco asks his ...
Style: realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious, neo screwball comedy
Plot: infidelity, screwball, farce, dishonesty, comedy of errors, disorder, couples, cons and scams, love and romance, verbal byplay, romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Man's Favorite Sport? (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Rock Hudson is Roger Willoughby, a renowned fishing expert, who, unbeknownst to his friends, co-workers, or boss, has never cast a line in his life. One day, he crosses paths with Abigail Paige (Paula Prentiss), a sweetly annoying girl who has just ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fiance fiancee relationship, contest, fishing, screwball, romance, contests and competitions, sport, workplace, rivalry, goofy hero, nothing goes right, ambition ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s, 70s
Place: san francisco, california, ireland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 5K
Peeples (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows what happens when a child psychologist surprises his girlfriend by showing up at her political family's annual get-together at their Sag Harbor vacation home only to find them desperately in need of therapy.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: eccentric family, nothing goes right, family gatherings, couples, couple relations, family relations, disorder, reunion, fish out of water, profanity, sexual content, meet the parents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 579
White Wedding (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The loyal, committed and very decent Elvis (Kenneth Nkosi) leaves Johannesburg en route to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi (Rapulana Seiphemo) in Durban. The two will then journey on to Cape Town to begin rehearsals for Elvis’s wedding ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, romance, on the road, friends, couples, disorder, nothing goes right, race against time, buddies, interracial relations, friendship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
All in a Night's Work (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dean Martin and Shirley MacLaine star in this sweet 1961 comedy about Tony Ryder (Martin), who takes over the duties of magazine publisher when his uncle dies suddenly, supposedly while spending time with a mistress. Worried that the news will ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, sexy, realistic
Plot: mistaken identity, inheritance, sexual content, workplace romance, hotel, workplace, obnoxious boss, on the run, screwball, farce, rise to the top, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Nobody's Perfect (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Plot: college, tennis, nudity (full frontal - brief), comedy of errors, cons and scams, fall in love, teenage life, mistaken identity, friendship, gender bending, switching roles, silly humor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Twenty years after their initial war-time visit three U.S. servicemen hold a reunion at an Italian village. They all have fond memories, especially of local girl Carla. But she has been telling each of them that they are the father of her daughter ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, reunion, farce, couple relations, comedy of errors, cons and scams, village, oldies, parents and children, couples, disorder, meet the parents ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Countess from Hong Kong (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Russian countess stows away in the stateroom of a married U.S. diplomat bound for New York.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: ship, stowaway, nothing goes right, love and romance, misfit, prostitute, dishonesty, disorder, romance, love affair, cons and scams, culture clash ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: hong kong, asia, honolulu hawaii, hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
You Can't Hurry Love (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A comedy of a guy who moonlights as a low-budget director of commercials, and is looking for someone to love. So, he pays a dating service and is videotaped on several occasions. The film shows the many women who seduce our hero, until he finally ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, parody
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: swinger, swingers, partners, gender, best friends, romance, buddies, love and romance, lifestyle, misfit, friendship, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s
Place: ohio, usa, venice beach california, los angeles, beverly hills ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 510
Love Is a Ball (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Etienne makes a good living out of marrying off poor but titled young men to rich but untitled young ladies. Millicent is now in his sights on the Riviera, and Grand Duke Gaspar is the bait. But what if Millicent starts to fancy planted chauffeur ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: naive girl, poor, fall in love, love and romance, master and servant, unlikely couple, nothing goes right, rich and poor, social differences, eligible bachelor, couples, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: french riviera, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Career Opportunities (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Josie, the daughter of the town's wealthiest businessman, faces problems at home and wishes to leave town but is disoriented. Her decision is finalized after she falls asleep in a Target dressing room. She awakens to find herself locked in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, forbidden love, small town, teenage love, fall in love, crimes, couples, romance, misfit, disorder, friends ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
My Boss's Daughter (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a young man agrees to housesit for his boss, he thinks it'll be the perfect opportunity to get close to the woman he desperately has a crush on – his boss's daughter. But he doesn't plan on the long line of other houseguests ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, fish out of water, workplace, nothing goes right, romance, disorder, misfit, goofy hero, obnoxious boss, looking for love, boss and employee, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%