Movies like Caddyshack

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Caddyshack
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, funny, realistic, clever, talky, witty, intense, dramatic, interesting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: golf, chase, sport, redemption, mentor, farce, violence, contests and competitions, irreverent, obsession, country club, golf course, social differences, dialogue, storytelling, drinking, fish out of water, vengeance, ambition, rivalry, culture clash, misfit, sarcasm, lightning, class differences ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: nebraska, usa
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Animal House
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Most similar movies to Caddyshack

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and light films with plots about dialogue, storytelling, brutality, mentor, vengeance, catastrophe and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Sport and Adventure genres. Some movies like Caddyshack: Kingpin (1996), Back to School (1986), Ladybugs (1992), The Waterboy (1998), Happy Gilmore (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 3.7
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Caddyshack II
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, not serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, golf, contests and competitions, chase, ego clash, friendship, parents and children, lame, mentor, social differences, brutality, redemption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 6.9
 70K
Kingpin
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After bowler Roy Munson swindles the wrong crowd and is left with a hook for a hand, he settles into impoverished obscurity. That is, until he uncovers the next big thing: an Amish kid named Ishmael. So, the corrupt and the hopelessly naïve hit the ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, funny, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bowling, sport, mentor, road trip, on the road, buddies, drinking, dumb, culture clash, beer, stripper, brothers ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1979, 1990s, year 1996 ...
Place: nevada, pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
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System:   87%
    User:   95%
 
 6.6
 24K
Back to School
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, clever, semi serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, teacher, switching roles, verbal byplay, farce, drinking, parents and children, mentor, beer, college life, fish out of water, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1940
Place: usa, campus
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System:   66%
    User:   79%
 
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 5.3
 8K
Ladybugs
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, not serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: cross dressing, soccer, family, farce, sport, hidden identity, comedy of errors, football, underdog, contests and competitions, romance, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   61%
 
 6.1
 133K
The Waterboy
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, not serious, funny, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: football, underdog, sport, culture clash, college, goofy hero, dumb, stupidity, bullying, parents and children, golf, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, new jersey
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    User:   56%
 
 7.0
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Happy Gilmore
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, funny, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: golf, sport, underdog, contests and competitions, against the odds, ambition, rivalry, eccentricity, sarcasm, dumb, stupidity, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey
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System:   54%
    User:   47%
 
 5.2
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Celtic Pride
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, realistic, funny, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, basketball, sport, athlete's life, buddies, unlikely criminals, confined, jazz, friends, hostages, contests and competitions, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
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 7.2
 54K
Major League
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, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: underdog, baseball, sport, voodoo, indians, farce, follow your dream, mentor, foul language, rise to the top, down on your luck, screwball ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami, usa, california, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   45%
 
 6.6
 52K
BASEketball
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, not serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, basketball, friends, buddies, parody, dumb, stupidity, male nudity, rise to the top, ambition, beer, sarcasm ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   56%
 
 7.1
 14K
7 Days in Hell
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, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Plot: parody, sport, male nudity, tennis, athlete's life, irreverent, contests and competitions, sexualized violence, dialogue, chase, violent, drinking ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   42%
 
 6.3
 7K
Easy Money
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: farce, gambling, self discovery, parents and children, beer, father daughter relationship, family relations, drinking, friends, screwball, buddies, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
 5.8
 19K
Bad News Bears
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: clever, talky, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: baseball, family, redemption, sport, underdog, athlete and trainer, stadium, gay, sport team, ambition, chase, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   53%
 
The Great White Hype
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the champ's promoter, Rev. Sultan, decides something new is needed to boost the marketability of the boxing matches, he searches and finds the only man to ever beat the champ. The problem is that he isn't a boxer anymore and he's ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, boxing, corruption, athlete's life, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, interracial relations, brutality, vengeance, cons and scams, fight scenes ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, california, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
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Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
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, not serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, farce, cheerleading, competition, sport, dumb, stupidity, parody, contests and competitions, against the odds, sarcasm, foul language ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, california, nevada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   48%
 
White Men Can't Jump
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Billy Hoyle and Sidney Deane are an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. They team up to con their way across the courts of Los Angeles, playing a game that's fast dangerous - and funny.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: basketball, friendship, gambling, sport, golf, gangsters, cons and scams, race issues, mentor, court, dishonesty, con men ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   50%
 
 5.8
 73K
Semi-Pro
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: not serious, humorous, funny, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: basketball, sport, underdog, championship, pornography, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, sport team, ambition, athlete's life, male nudity, canon ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Lifelong friends and national idols Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. have earned their NASCAR stripes with their uncanny knack of finishing races in the first and second slots, respectively, and slinging catchphrases like "Shake and bake!" ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, stupidity, racing, contests and competitions, divorce, gay, sport, competition, parody, ambition, betrayal, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, north carolina, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   50%
 
Necessary Roughness
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When the Texas Southern Armadillos football team is disqualified for cheating and poor grades, the University is forced to pick from a team that actually goes to school. Will they even win a single game?
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: underdog, college, football, sport, beer, contests and competitions, university, soccer, human spirit, mentor, high school, american football ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa, ireland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   47%
 
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Johnny Be Good
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's recruiting time and despite being short and scrawny, Johnny Walker is America's hottest young football prospect. His dilemma: should he take one of the many offers from college talent scouts or should he attend the local state college ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, high school, underdog, sport, vengeance, coming of age, football, revenge, athlete's life, buddies, romance, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: texas, california, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
Balls Out: Gary the Tennis Coach
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 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, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, male nudity, athlete's life, teacher, sport, dedicated educator, high school, nudity (full frontal - brief), contests and competitions, human spirit, pornography, runaway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nebraska, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
 6.8
 78K
Goon
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Doug Glatt, a slacker who discovers he has a talent for brawling is approached by a minor league hockey coach and invited to join the team as the "muscle." Despite the fact that Glatt can't skate his best friend, Pat, convinces him to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, bloody, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: underdog, sport, blood, athlete's life, drugs/alcohol, violence, foul language, splatter, violent, brutality, mentor, dark hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, boston, new jersey, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
Ready to Rumble
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, not serious, feel good, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sport, underdog, athlete's life, wrestling, brutality, mentor, buddies, betrayal, violence, parody, contests and competitions, fight scenes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
 6.3
 143K
Blades of Glory
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, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, competition, rivalry, sport, figure skating, chase, contests and competitions, drugs/alcohol, drinking, ambition, parody, dumb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2002
Place: usa, montreal quebec canada, ukraine, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
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 6.2
 17K
Meatballs
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, not serious, realistic, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: camp, underdog, coming of age, summer camp, teenage life, rivalry, youth, nerds, disorder, mentor, adolescence, drinking ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
 5.1
 9K
Eddie
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eddie is a New York limo driver and a fanatical follower of the New York Knicks professional basketball team. The team is struggling with a mediocre record when, in mid-season, "Wild Bill" Burgess, the new owner, as a public relations ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: basketball, underdog, sport, switching roles, athlete and trainer, sport team, against the odds, ambition, power relations, mentor, contests and competitions, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
The Benchwarmers
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 80 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, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: baseball, vengeance, sport, beer, anti heroes, bullying, drinking, athlete's life, nerds, buddies, underdog, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
 5.8
 33K
The Ringer
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, realistic, sentimental, funny ...
Plot: disability, olympics, friendship, mistaken identity, mentally challenged, dishonesty, friends, catastrophe, underdog, contests and competitions, stereotypes, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
Bring It on Again
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When new students can't get onto their college cheerleading team, they form their own squad and prepare for a cheer off.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: cheerleading, hip hop, college, high school, competition, sport, underdog, cheerleader, contests and competitions, friendship, college life, race issues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, campus, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   30%
 

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Animal House
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 109 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, rebellion, drinking, beer, revenge, road trip, virginity, buddies, rebelliousness, fraternity, chase, looking for sex ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962
Place: pennsylvania
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, road movie, not serious, funny, realistic ...
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