Movies like Bruce Almighty

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Bruce Almighty (2003)
 6.7
 334K
Bruce Almighty
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains unfulfilled. At the end of the worst day in his life, he angrily ridicules God -- and the Almighty responds, endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers.
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, touching, inspirational, not serious, funny, witty, offbeat, biblical ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: god, supernatural ability, supernatural, supernatural power, divine intervention, creativity, wish come true, mentor, life philosophy, chosen one, responsibility, workplace, redemption, religion, race against time, switching roles, natural disaster, devil, moon, catastrophe, destiny, dumb, mythology, chase, homeless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mount everest
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Interstate 60
Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Canada, USA
116 min.
 7.7
Liar Liar
Comedy, Fantasy
USA
86 min.
 6.9
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Most similar movies to Bruce Almighty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, light and entertaining films with plots about catastrophe, mentor, storytelling, destiny, dialogue, family and runaway mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Bruce Almighty: Click (2006), Evan Almighty (2007), Interstate 60 (2002), Liar Liar (1997), A Thousand Words (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.4
 274K
Click
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, uplifting, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: wish come true, alternate reality, regret, family, remote control, family relations, relationship vs career, existentialism, it was all a dream, wish fulfillment, happiness, loss of family ...
Time: future, 1990s, 1960s, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, new york, new york yankees, mcdonald's restaurant, morocco
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System:   95%
    User:   82%
 
 5.4
 127K
Evan Almighty
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: God contacts Congressman Evan Baxter and tells him to build an ark in preparation for a great flood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, biblical, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, religion, god, anti heroes, family, obsessive quest, natural disaster, animals, race against time, suburbs, miraculous event, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building, virginia
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System:   78%
    User:   71%
 
 7.7
 26K
Interstate 60
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An aspiring painter meets various characters and learns valuable lessons while traveling across America.
Style: surreal, road movie, witty, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, self discovery, wish come true, dream girl, life philosophy, mentor, existentialism, adventure, destiny, twists & turns, surrealism, self fulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   83%
 
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 6.9
 250K
Liar Liar
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his ...
Style: humorous, funny, sentimental, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: father son relationship, liar, dishonesty, farce, lawyer, parenthood, introspection, family problems, redemption, family relations, wish come true, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   57%
 
A Thousand Words
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jack McCall is a fast-talking literary agent, who can close any deal, any time, any way. He has set his sights on New Age guru Dr. Sinja (Cliff Curtis) for his own selfish purposes. But Dr. Sinja is on to him, and Jack’s life comes unglued after a ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, inspirational, semi serious ...
Plot: workplace, introspection, liar, life turned upside down, literary agent, life philosophy, family, family relations, life & death, redemption, magic, change of heart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   53%
 
 5.8
 45K
The Cobbler
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Max Simkin repairs shoes in the same New York shop that has been in his family for generations. Disenchanted with the grind of daily life, Max stumbles upon a magical heirloom that allows him to step into the lives of his customers and see the world ...
Style: sentimental, entertaining, feel good, uplifting, touching ...
Plot: switching roles, supernatural ability, disorder, workplace, justice, lone hero, mother son relationship, fish out of water, shoemaker, lifestyle change, down on your luck, family business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
 6.9
 302K
The Mask
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When timid bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss discovers a magical mask containing the spirit of the Norse god Loki, his entire life changes. While wearing the mask, Ipkiss becomes a supernatural playboy exuding charm and confidence which allows him to catch ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing
Plot: superhero, gangsters, dual identity, alter ego, chase, superhuman powers, transformation, adventure, runaway, social misfits, magic, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   49%
 
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 6.0
 89K
Bedazzled
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elliot Richardson, suicidal techno geek, is given seven wishes to turn his life around when he meets up with a very seductive Satan. The catch: his soul. Some of his wishes include a 7 foot basketball star, a rock star, and a hamburger. But, as ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, sexy, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wish come true, devil, femme fatale, destiny, pact with the devil, unfulfilled love, curses spells and rituals, nothing goes right, fish out of water, mentor, romance, chaos ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
 6.6
 118K
Last Vegas
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three sixty-something friends take a break from their day-to-day lives to throw a bachelor party in Las Vegas for their last remaining single pal.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, aging, casino, elderly, farce, buddies, unlikely friendships, drinking, midlife crisis, mentor, childhood, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   43%
 
Rapture-Palooza
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two teens battle their way through a religious apocalypse on a mission to defeat the Antichrist.
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, religion, devil, christianity, good versus evil, young heroes, god, irreverent, parody, dialogue, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
 7.1
 182K
The Intern
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.
Style: feel good, sweet, light, inspirational, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: workplace situations, mentor, workplace, unlikely friendships, elderly, life philosophy, destiny, stereotypes, family, loneliness, intern, prejudice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
 6.4
 162K
17 Again
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the brink of a midlife crisis, 30-something Mike O'Donnell wishes he could have a "do-over." And that's exactly what he gets when he wakes up one morning to find he's 17 years old again. With his adult mind stuck inside ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, kids, family outing
Plot: high school, family, bullying, basketball, school, parents and children, divorce, teenagers, teenager, geek, cheerleading, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, year 1989, 2000s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
 6.7
 65K
Ghost Town
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Dentist, Bertram Pincus is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts.
Style: humorous, witty, sentimental, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, supernatural, afterlife, ghost, hospital, ghosts, supernatural ability, urban, dialogue, life & death, redemption, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
Movie in collections
 5.7
 38K
Michael
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tabloid reporters are sent by their editor to investigate after the paper recieves a letter from a woman claiming an angel is living with her.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sweet, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, dog, road trip, supernatural, fish out of water, on the road, dancing, love, disorder, love story, destiny, supernatural ability ...
Place: illinois, iowa, usa, texas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
 5.6
 27K
Mother's Day
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Intersecting stories with different moms collide on Mother's Day.
Style: sentimental, entertaining, humorous, touching, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: single father, holiday, divorce, relationships, transformation, secrets, multiple storylines, mother daughter relationship, character change, parenthood, changing lives, adoption ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   46%
 
 6.6
 8K
Oh, God!
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When God appears to an assistant grocery manager as a good natured old man, the Almighty selects him as his messenger for the modern world.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, biblical, feel good ...
Plot: god, religion, miraculous event, religions or cults, disorder, mentor, chase, hopes, jesus, life philosophy, destiny, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   67%
 
Defending Your Life
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an afterlife resembling the present-day US, people must prove their worth by showing in court how they have demonstrated courage.
Style: humorous, touching, witty, semi serious, cerebral ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: afterlife, destiny, redemption, romance, death, courage, life & death, life, hopes, creativity, storytelling, philosophy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
 6.4
 179K
Big Daddy
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A lazy law school grad adopts a kid to impress his girlfriend, but everything doesn't go as planned and he becomes the unlikely foster father.
Style: humorous, funny, sentimental, light, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: adoption, responsibility, parenthood, parents and children, single father, immaturity, mentor, friends, lifestyle change, character change, love and romance, child's point of view ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
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How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville. In Whoville, live the Whos, an almost mutated sort of Munchkin-like people. All the Whos love Christmas, yet just outside of their beloved Whoville lives the Grinch. The Grinch is a nasty ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, funny, light, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, monster, social misfits, disorder, creativity, redemption, imaginary kingdom, magic, greed, kids and family, fish out of water ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
 6.7
 94K
The Family Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jack's lavish, fast-paced lifestyle changes one Christmas night when he stumbles into a grocery store holdup and disarms the gunman. The next morning he wakes up in bed lying next to Kate, his college sweetheart he left in order to pursue his ...
Style: sincere, sweet, inspirational, thought provoking, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: road not taken, midlife crisis, life changing experience, rich and poor, alternate reality, rich snob, life philosophy, family life, second chance, family relations, lost love, family man ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1987
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
The Preacher's Wife
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. On top of all this, his church is coming under threat from property ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: family, romance, christmas, marriage, clergy, holiday, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract, couple relations, divorce, parents and children ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   44%
 
The Milagro Beanfield War
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In Milagro, a small town in the American Southwest, Ladd Devine plans to build a major new resort development. While activist Ruby Archuleta and lawyer/newspaper editor Charlie Bloom realize that this will result in the eventual displacement of the ...
Style: touching, realistic, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: small town, politics, culture clash, hopes, mentor, love and romance, idealism, political, beautiful scenery, village, greed, life & death ...
Time: 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, texas, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
Fun with Dick and Jane
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After Dick Harper loses his job at Globodyne in an Enron-esque collapse, he and his wife, Jane, turn to crime in order to handle the massive debt they now face. Two intelligent people, Dick and Jane actually get pretty good at robbing people and ...
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: loss of job, unemployment, bankruptcy, unlikely criminals, down on your luck, husband wife relationship, greed, scapegoat, crime, vengeance, robbery, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
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 5.8
 113K
The Break-Up
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Cohabitating couple Gary and Brooke find their once-blissful romance on the rocks when petty spats about lemons and dirty dishes mushroom into an all-out battle for custody of their upscale Chicago condo. An escalating argument ensues as Gary and ...
Style: humorous, funny, cynical, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, relationships, crumbling marriage, uninhibited rivalry, verbal byplay, romance, opposites attract, introspection, infidelity, hopes, rivalry, break-up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   33%
 
Heart and Souls
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman is reunited with the four lost souls who were his guardian angels during childhood, all with a particular purpose to joining the afterlife.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, redemption, hospital, reincarnation, destiny, death, ghosts, friendship, love, childhood, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 80s, 1990s, 1960s ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
 7.1
 132K
Marley & Me
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A newly married couple who, in the process of starting a family, learn many of life's important lessons from their trouble-loving retriever, Marley. Packed with plenty of laughs to lighten the load, the film explores the highs and lows of ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick, kids
Plot: dog, family, family relations, parenthood, pets, marriage, chaos and mayhem, death of dog, divorce, pregnancy, journalist, family drama ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, ireland, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   39%
 
Henry Poole Is Here
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Henry Poole abandons his fiancée and family business to spend what he believes are his remaining days alone. The discovery of a 'miracle' by a nosy neighbor ruptures his solitude and restores his faith in life.
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: terminal illness, redemption, loneliness, solitude, depression, religion, god, christianity, jesus, hospital, life & death, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
Oh, God! You Devil
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: George Burns is back as God, but oops, here he is as Satan, too. A young rock star is ready to sell his soul to Satan, and Satan is all too happy to oblige. Oops! Seems the fellow was watched over by God as a baby, so now the almighty and his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: god, devil, switching roles, miraculous event, religion, life philosophy, happy ending, religions or cults, musician's life, artists and showbiz, redemption, family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   30%
 

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 7.3
 194K
Dogma
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The latest battle in the eternal war between Good and Evil has come to New Jersey in the late, late 20th Century. Angels, demons, apostles and prophets (of a sort) walk among the cynics and innocents of America and duke it out for the fate of ...
Style: clever, humorous, talky, witty, not serious ...
Plot: redemption, christianity, catholicism, religion, angel, apocalypse, clergy, violence, god, jesus, verbal byplay, irreverent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, ancient history
Place: new jersey, usa, wisconsin, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
 5.9
 24K
Drop Dead Fred
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Elizabeth returns to her mother's home after her marriage breaks up, she recreates her imaginary childhood friend, Fred, to escape from the trauma of losing her husband and her job. In between the chaos and mayhem that Fred creates, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary friend, mental illness, vengeance, parents and children, childhood, family relations, disorder, ghost, psychology, starting over, mentor, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
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