Movies like Caddyshack

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Caddyshack (1980)
 7.3
 102K
Caddyshack (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At an exclusive country club, an ambitious young caddy, Danny Noonan, eagerly pursues a caddy scholarship in hopes of attending college and, in turn, avoiding a job at the lumber yard. In order to succeed, he must first win the favour of the elitist Judge Smails, and then the caddy golf tournament which Smails sponsors.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, intense, captivating, entertaining, realistic, absurd, cult film, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: golf, sport, cheating, bet, rivalry, golf course, country club, misfit, ambition, buddies, farce, competition, bishop, lightning, explosion, underwear, class differences, chase, redemption, obsession, friends, family relations, couple relations, contests and competitions, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, nebraska

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and feel good films with plots about rivalry, ambition, contests and competitions, sport, adaptation, vengeance and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Sport and Romance genres. Some movies like Caddyshack: Back to School (1986), Ladybugs (1992), Pucked (2006), The Waterboy (1998), BASEketball (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.8
 14K
Caddyshack II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, snobbism, rivalry, farce, contests and competitions, parents and children, blind ambition, fall in love, ambition, underdog, friendship, silly humor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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100%
 6.6
 27K
Back to School (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Self-made millionaire Thornton Melon decides to get a better education and enrolls at his son Jason's college. While Jason tries to fit in with his fellow students, Thornton struggles to gain his son's respect, giving way to hilarious ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, fish out of water, switching roles, parents and children, college life, youth, family relations, teachers and students, follow your dream, disorder, father son relationship, graduation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1940, future
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 9K
Ladybugs (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To climb the corporate ladder to success, a guy agrees to coach the company's all girl soccer team with the help of his secret weapon: his fiancee's son.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: cross dressing, sport, soccer, underdog, sport team, family, farce, ambition, gender, youth, power relations, profanity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.1
 1K
Pucked (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Frank Hopper is a former lawyer, long-term loser and constant dreamer - and frankly, probably just not all that bright. When he receives a credit card in the mail, he believes he's hit the jackpot. It's not long before he's working ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: disorder, buddies, partners, rivalry, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, goofy hero, ambition, against the odds, small town life, underdog, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.1
 144K
The Waterboy (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bobby Boucher is a water boy for a struggling college football team. The coach discovers Boucher's hidden rage makes him a tackling machine whose bone-crushing power might vault his team into the playoffs.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, ridicule, social outcast, goofy hero, ambition, misfit, athlete's life, football, low self esteem, family relations, love and romance, underdog ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 55K
BASEketball (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two losers from Milwaukee, Coop & Remer, invent a new game playing basketball, using baseball rules. When the game becomes a huge success, they, along with a billionaire's help, form the Professional Baseketball League where everyone ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, friends, baseball, basketball, rivalry, rise to the top, partners, ambition, business, parody, mascot, party ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.9
 3K
Hole in One (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eric, a highly-gifted golfer but radically-undisciplined college undergrad, finds his world drastically altered after losing a golf bet to a pair of sadistic plastic surgeons. Eric's bad-boy attitude lifestyle comes to a screeching halt as he ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: college, contests and competitions, rivalry, buddies, ambition, youth, golf, golf club, bet, nudity (full frontal - brief), plastic surgeon, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When megalomaniacal White Goodman, the owner of a trendy, high-end fitness center, makes a move to take over the struggling local gym run by happy-go-lucky Pete La Fleur, there's only one way for La Fleur to fight back: dodgeball. Aided by a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, sport, competition, against the odds, rivalry, coach, contests and competitions, financial problem, uninhibited rivalry, friends, health situation, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 7.0
 190K
Happy Gilmore (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Failed hockey player-turned-golf whiz Happy Gilmore -- whose unconventional approach and antics on the grass courts the ire of rival Shooter McGavin -- is determined to win a PGA tournament so he can save his granny's house with the prize ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: golf, sport, underdog, rivalry, ambition, contests and competitions, against the odds, fish out of water, friends, championship, misfit, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 60K
Major League (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Rachel Phelps inherits the Cleveland Indians from her deceased husband, she's determined to move the team to a warmer climate -- but only a losing season will make that possible, which should be easy given the misfits she's hired. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: baseball, underdog, sport, rivalry, ambition, professional sports, against the odds, follow your dream, rise to the top, contests and competitions, friendship, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: miami, florida, usa, new york, cleveland ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Balls Out: Gary the Tennis Coach (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An overenthusiastic high-school maintenance man attempts to lead an unlikely group of misfits to the Nebraska state tennis championship in Balls Out: The Gary Houseman Story? director Danny Leiner's underdog sports comedy. American Pie star ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tennis, athlete and trainer, ambition, rivalry, misfit, tennis court, school, mentor, tennis ball, tennis racket, stereotypes, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nebraska, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 77K
Semi-Pro (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jackie Moon is the owner, promoter, coach, and star player of the Flint Michigan Tropics of the American Basketball Association (ABA). In 1976 before the ABA collapses, the National Basketball Association (NBA) plans to merge with the best teams of ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, inspirational, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: basketball, championship, sport, coach, sport team, merger, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, rivalry, ambition, cheerleader ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 9K
Celtic Pride (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The National Basketball Association play-offs are taking place, and the Boston Celtics are facing the Utah Jazz in a crucial series. This is also the last year that any games will be played in the Boston Garden, which is going to be torn down after ...
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, light, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, sport, basketball, missing person, unlikely criminals, partners, friends, buddies, ambition, confined, contests and competitions, basketball player ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 154K
Blades of Glory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a much-publicized ice-skating scandal strips them of their gold medals, two world-class athletes skirt their way back onto the ice via a loophole that allows them to compete together as a pairs team.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rivalry, skating, sport, farce, competition, friendship, championship, coach, olympics, ambition, lifestyle, figure skating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, ukraine, montreal, detroit, montreal quebec canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 16K
7 Days in Hell (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A fictional documentary-style expose on the rivalry between two tennis stars who battled it out in a 1999 match that lasted seven days.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Plot: tennis, sport, tennis player, ambition, athlete's life, contests and competitions, rivalry, parody, adaptation, irreverent, technology, storytelling ...
Time: 21st century, future, 80s
Place: england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 8K
Beer League (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An unemployed slacker (Lange) inspires his softball teammates to improve their game so they won't get kicked out of the local league.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: baseball, sport, drug use, bet, contests and competitions, buddies, underdog, small town, partners, against the odds, friendship, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 8K
Easy Money (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: To inherit his mother-in-law's colossal fortune, a hard living, gambling addict must change his unhealthy ways before it gets the best of him.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: gambling, wedding, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), couple relations, love and romance, parents and children, silly humor, profanity, self discovery, family gatherings, social differences ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 20K
Bad News Bears (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Morris Buttermaker is a burned-out minor league baseball player who loves to drink and can't keep his hands to himself. His long-suffering lawyer arranges for him to manage a local Little League team, and Buttermaker soon finds himself the head ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: baseball, sport, human spirit, rivalry, ambition, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, against the odds, parents and children, hopes, sport team, little league ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 70s, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.2
 18K
Meatballs (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tripper is the head counselor at a budget summer camp called Camp Northstar. In truth, he's young at heart and only marginally more mature than the campers themselves. Tripper befriends Rudy, a loner camper who has trouble fitting in. As ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, rivalry, camp, friends, youth, rich and poor, mischievous children, prank, flirting, ketchup, toothpick, french fries ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 45K
Tin Cup (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A washed up golf pro working at a driving range tries to qualify for the US Open in order to win the heart of his succesful rival's girlfriend.
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: golf, sport, underdog, psychologist, romance, love and romance, fall in love, love triangle, man-woman relation, opposites attract, rivalry, competition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.1
 5K
Surf School (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A rag-tag bunch of seniors, complete outsiders at their surf-crazed Laguna Beach High School, decide to crash the biggest team surf contest. In order to prevail, however, they must do one important thing...learn to surf! We're taking your ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, sport, high school, friendship, lifestyle, ambition, teenage love, teenage life, youth, rivalry, love affair, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 35K
The Ringer (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pressured by a greedy uncle (Brian Cox) and a pile of debt, lovable loser Steve Barker (Knoxville) resorts to an unthinkable, contemptible, just-crazy-enough-to-work scheme. He pretends to be mentally challenged to rig the upcoming Special Olympics ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disability, mentally challenged, rivalry, dishonesty, ambition, love and romance, friendship, lie, down syndrome, bet, sleazy, pretense ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Who's Your Caddy? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When "street smart" rapper Christopher "C-Note" Hawkins (Big Boi) applies for a membership to all-white Carolina Pines Country Club, the establishment's proprietors are hardly ready to oblige him.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, exciting ...
Plot: rivalry, culture clash, society, ambition, contests and competitions, fish out of water, dishonesty, nothing goes right, cons and scams, hip hop, resort, golf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Ready to Rumble (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two slacker wrestling fans are devastated by the ousting of their favorite character by an unscrupulous promoter.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: wrestling, sport, friendship, ambition, follow your dream, athlete's life, goofy hero, underdog, rivalry, nothing goes right, life is a bitch, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Replacements (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Maverick old-guard coach Jimmy McGinty is hired in the wake of a players' strike to help the Washington Sentinels advance to the playoffs. But that impossible dream hinges on whether his replacements can hunker down and do the job. So, McGinty ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, exciting, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: sport, american football, underdog, hopes, contests and competitions, against the odds, rivalry, ambition, athlete and trainer, happy ending, sport team, bar fight ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Cheerleaders (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of cheerleaders from the local high school decide to show their school spirit for their football team by sleeping with the opponents the night before the game so that they can be so worn out the opposition won't be able to play.
Style: realistic, sexy, humorous, not serious
Plot: cheerleader, nudity (full frontal - brief), farce, loss of virginity, high school, shower, sex, looking for sex, sexual relations, contests and competitions, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 12K
Wildcats (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Molly is a high school track coach who knows just as much about football as anyone else on the planet. When a football coach's position becomes vacant, she applies for the job, despite snickers from fellow staff members and her former husband.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: american football, sport, high school, sport team, coach, rivalry, athlete and trainer, ambition, americana, contests and competitions, against the odds, college life ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.3
 11K
The Comebacks (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A comedy that spoofs the inspirational sports movies, The Comebacks tells the story of an out-of-luck coach, Lambeau Fields, who takes a rag-tag bunch of college misfits and drives them towards the football championships. In the process, this ...
Style: humorous, not serious, inspirational, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: baseball, sport, parody, rivalry, college, coach, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, social relations, against the odds, athlete's life, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Benchwarmers (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A trio of guys try and make up for missed opportunities in childhood by forming a three-player baseball team to compete against standard little league squads.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: baseball, sport, youth, contests and competitions, ambition, group of friends, clumsiness, millionaire, video store, pizza, team, paperboy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 41K
Fired Up! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 2 Guys. 300 Girls. You Do the Math. The two most popular guys in high school decide to ditch football camp for cheerleader camp. For the girls and for the glory.
Style: sexy, not serious, feel good, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cheerleading, cheerleader, high school, football, rivalry, fall in love, buddies, teenage life, looking for sex, contests and competitions, teenage love, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%