Movies like Cabin Boy

If you like "Cabin Boy" you are looking for humorous, not serious and offbeat movies about / with adventure, goofy hero, parody, prank, irreverent, boat and ship themes of Adventure, Comedy and Romance genre shot in USA.
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 5.2
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Cabin Boy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A foul-mouthed finishing school graduate mistakenly winds up on an ill-fated fishing boat, and faces the wrath of a crew that considers him bad luck.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, idiotic, absurd, surreal, funny, harsh, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, goofy hero, parody, prank, irreverent, boat, ship, stupidity, ocean or sea, forces of nature, mistaken identity, nothing goes right, danger, dialogue, brutality, escapades, fantasy world, disorder, friends, adventurer, mentor, adaptation, storytelling, buddies, first contact ...
Place: hawaii, usa
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Tommy Boy
Adventure, Comedy
USA
97 min.
 7.1
Pee-wee's Big Adventure
Adventure, Comedy, Family
USA
91 min.
 7.0
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Most similar movies to Cabin Boy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, melancholic and idiotic films with plots about mentor, dialogue, storytelling, catastrophe, fantasy world, adaptation and brutality mostly in Comedy, Romance and Adventure genres. Some movies like Cabin Boy: Bubble Boy (2001), Big Top Pee-wee (1988), A Night at the Roxbury (1998), Tommy Boy (1995), Dumb and Dumber To (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.6
 28K
Bubble Boy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jimmy is young man who was born without an immune system and has lived his life within a plastic bubble in his bedroom... who pines for the sweet caresses of girl-next-door Chloe. But when Chloe decides to marry her high school boyfriend, Jimmy -- ...
Style: humorous, road movie, semi serious, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, parents and children, farce, on the road, dumb, romance, nothing goes right, family relations, stereotypes, stupidity, niagara falls, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cross country
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Big Top Pee-wee
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Paul Reubens stars as Pee-wee Herman in his second full-length film about a farmer who joins the circus after a storm drops a big tent in his front yard. Pee-wee, along with an outlandish cast of animals and circus performers, puts on the best show ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, small town, circus, family, fish out of water, goofy hero, farm, friendship, animals, love triangle, fantasy world, friends ...
Place: california
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System:   93%
    User:   100%
 
A Night at the Roxbury
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Despite being well into adulthood, brothers Doug and Steve Butabi still live at home and work in the flower shop owned by their dad. They exist only to hit on women at discos, though they're routinely unsuccessful until a chance run-in with ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: nightclub, dumb, buddies, stupidity, clubbing, mistaken identity, fish out of water, parody, store, brothers, partners, crazy ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, usa
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System:   92%
    User:   100%
 
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 7.1
 69K
Tommy Boy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Party animal Tommy Callahan is a few cans short of a six-pack. But when the family business starts tanking, it's up to Tommy and number-cruncher Richard Hayden to save the day.
Style: humorous, road movie, not serious, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, on the road, buddies, father son relationship, dumb, stupidity, parents and children, sarcasm, factory, beer, nothing goes right, college ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa
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System:   89%
    User:   75%
 
Dumb and Dumber To
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20 years after the dimwits set out on their first adventure, they head out in search of one of their long lost children in the hope of gaining a new kidney.
Style: humorous, road movie, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, stupidity, road trip, on the road, buddies, dumb, adoption, goofy hero, drugs/alcohol, misfit partners, prank, lame ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, rhode island
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System:   85%
    User:   85%
 
 4.2
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The Stupids
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An incredibly dull-witted family unknowingly stumble upon an illegal weapons deal while on the trail of their "stolen" garbage.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, offbeat, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: stupidity, conspiracy theory, nothing goes right, anti heroes, chase, goofy hero, arms dealing, dumb, family, weapons, disorder, lame ...
Time: 90s
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System:   72%
    User:   72%
 
 4.0
 60K
Norbit
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mild-mannered guy who is engaged to a monstrous woman meets the woman of his dreams, and schemes to find a way to be with her.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: couple relations, couples, stereotypes, family relations, disorder, goofy hero, unlikely couple, family, lame, unsupportive spouse, infidelity, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   72%
 
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 6.0
 13K
Senseless
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A student gets his senses enhanced by an experimental drug. But abuse is not an option.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, idiotic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, goofy hero, contests and competitions, drugs, college life, experiment gone awry, nothing goes right, mentor, parody, fish out of water, ambition, catastrophe ...
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System:   66%
    User:   60%
 
 5.7
 19K
Captain Ron
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When mild-mannered Martin Harvey finds out that he has inherited a vintage yacht, he decides to take his family on a Caribbean vacation to retrieve the vessel. Upon arriving on a small island and realizing that the ship is in rough shape, Martin and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, boat, island, parents and children, ocean or sea, eccentric family, family, nothing goes right, family life, fish out of water, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   61%
 
 5.4
 7K
Booty Call
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Rushon is sexually pent-up and ready to take thing things to the next level with his girlfriend, Nikki. But when he calls for a date, she asks to make it a double -- bringing along her brash friend Lysterine, whom Rushon sets up with his lewd buddy, ...
Style: sexual, humorous, sexy, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: strong sexual content, buddies, hospital, male nudity, sex, battle of the sexes, urban, romance, stereotypes, looking for sex, love triangle, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   74%
 
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two brothers who can feel each others' pain and pleasure mess up the French revolution.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, adventure, twins, mistaken identity, anti heroes, marijuana, buddies, goofy hero, odd couple, switching roles, siblings relations, dialogue ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   61%
 
 5.5
 3K
Vibes
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Medium Sylvia Pickel and psychometrist Nick Deezy meet at a psychic research facility in New York. Not long after, they're contacted by Harry Buscafusco, who offers them $50,000 to find his lost son in South America, in the heart of Incan ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, idiotic, twist ending ...
Plot: adventure, romance, on the road, adventurer, odd couple, supernatural ability, unlikely partners, treasure hunt, mentor, woman in danger, investigation, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, ecuador
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   58%
 
Waking Up in Reno
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Candy and Lonnie Earl are just crazy about each other. The problem: she's married to Roy and he's married to Darlene. So far it's been a secret affair. But that's about to change, because this foursome is driving cross-country ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, buddies, on the road, crumbling marriage, romance, adultery, couple relations, cheating, infidelity, nothing goes right, dialogue, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arkansas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   59%
 
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You, Me and Dupree
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, love and romance, drinking, wedding, drugs/alcohol, couples, friends, buddies, catastrophe, life philosophy, couple relations, homeless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   54%
 
 5.9
 46K
Joe Dirt
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Joe Dirt is a janitor with a mullet hairdo, acid-washed jeans and a dream to find the parents that he lost at the Grand Canyon when he was a belligerent, trailer park-raised eight-year-old. Now, blasting Van Halen in his jacked-up economy car, the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, on the road, buddies, dumb, goofy hero, parody, beer, stupidity, friendship, sarcasm, nothing goes right, misfit ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, idaho, louisiana, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   61%
 
Overnight Delivery
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: talky, not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, on the road, road trip, buddies, love story, unlikely couple, bar, opposites attract, cheating, college, dialogue ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, new jersey, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   50%
 
 5.1
 16K
Superstar
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Orphan Mary Katherine Gallagher, an ugly duckling at St. Monica High School, has a dream: to be kissed soulfully. She decides she can realize this dream if she becomes a superstar, so her prayers, her fantasies, and her conversations with her only ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: school, high school, goofy hero, stupidity, underdog, cheerleading, dumb, contests and competitions, sarcasm, follow your dream, high school life, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   53%
 
National Lampoon's European Vacation
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, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: dysfunctional family, on the road, nothing goes right, chase, parody, family problems, family relations, family, disorder, parents and children, stereotypes, family vacation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, germany, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   58%
 
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Strange Wilderness
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With the ratings dropping for a wilderness-themed TV show, two animal fans go to the Andes in search of Bigfoot.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stupidity, nothing goes right, farce, adventure, buddies, marijuana, redemption, obsessive quest, friendship, parody, pornography, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, ecuador, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
 5.1
 13K
Fathers' Day
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After Scott has a fight with his father and runs away and when his father refuses to go after him. His mother, Collette, then goes to one of her former boyfriends, Jack, a lawyer, and tells him that he's her son's real father. Jack ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Plot: runaway, goofy hero, on the road, odd couple, misfit partners, fish out of water, nothing goes right, mentor, lame, lawyer, partners, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   54%
 
One Crazy Summer
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, romance, friendship, boat, fall in love, college, island, love and romance, revenge, nerds, youth, high school ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   54%
 
 4.9
 83K
Year One
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world.
Style: humorous, epic, not serious, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, farce, adventure, slavery, stupidity, nothing goes right, escapades, road trip, lame, misfit, partners, dumb ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
 5.8
 6K
Caveman
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this comedy, Atouk becomes leader of the misfit cavemen. Disgraced and cast out of his tribe for lusting after Lana, the mate of tribe's head muscle man, Atouk stumbles along gathering other misfits and learning a bit about the world outside ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, funny, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: parody, friendship, anti heroes, buddies, goofy hero, social misfits, underdog, dialogue, mentor, screwball, rescue, dinosaur ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
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Trial and Error
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An actor poses as a lawyer to help his sick friend, and problems develop.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, small town, court, legal action, comedy of errors, courtroom drama, mistaken identity, nothing goes right, fish out of water, dishonesty, farce ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   58%
 
 4.9
 42K
Tammy
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.
Style: humorous, road movie, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: road trip, on the road, disorder, down on your luck, nothing goes right, escapades, unfulfillment, family relations, catastrophe, dialogue, adventure, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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System:   48%
    User:   51%
 
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess ...
Style: humorous, not serious, twists and turns, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: private detective, investigation, culture clash, stupidity, jungle, adventure, dumb, goofy hero, parody, bat, crazy, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: africa, nigeria
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System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
 5.0
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Sprung
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out that she's been fooled, she becomes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, comedy of errors, urban, battle of the sexes, sex, twentysomething life, romance, nothing goes right, high school, sexualized violence, love and romance, family ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
The Pallbearer
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Aspiring architect Tom Thompson is told by mysterious Ruth Abernathy that his best friend, "Bill," has taken his own life. Except that Tom has never met Bill and neither have his incredulous friends. So when Tom foolishly agrees to give ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, high school, love triangle, comedy of errors, college, adolescence vs adulthood, unlikely friendships, twentysomething life, love and romance, relationships, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
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System:   46%
    User:   42%
 

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Employee of the Month
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Story: When he hears that the new female employee digs ambitious men who are the store employee of the month, a slacker gets his act together but finds himself in competition with his rival, an ambitious co-worker.
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Time: 90s
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