Movies like Captain Ron

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Captain Ron (1992)
 5.8
 19K
Captain Ron (1992)
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 his family end up with more than they bargained for as the roguish Captain Ron signs on to sail the boat to Miami. It doesn't take long before Ron's anything-goes antics get the Harveys into plenty of trouble.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, light, intense, entertaining, harsh, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, ocean or sea, family relations, misfit, parents and children, family life, danger, escapades, nothing goes right, disorder, eccentric family, fish out of water, monopoly, boat, island, car, blonde, female nudity, gambling, brother, mother, father, midlife crisis, kiss, pimp ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: puerto rico, cuba

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, melancholic and not serious films with plots about disorder, family, adventure, adaptation, dialogue, brutality and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Captain Ron: Crocodile Dundee (1986), Clifford (1994), Rat Race (2001), Tommy Boy (1995), Snow Day (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Crocodile Dundee (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a New York reporter plucks crocodile hunter Dundee from the Australian Outback for a visit to the Big Apple, it's a clash of cultures and a recipe for good-natured comedy as naïve Dundee negotiates the concrete jungle. Dundee proves that ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: culture clash, adventure, tourist, fish out of water, escapades, opposites attract, adventurer, society, love and romance, fall in love, boat, newspaper ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, australia, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
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, realistic, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: travel, dysfunctional family, on the road, family vacation, family problems, nothing goes right, danger, fish out of water, parents and children, family relations, disorder, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, germany, france, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.5
 6K
Clifford (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his brother asks him to look after his young son, Clifford, Martin Daniels agrees, taking the boy into his home and introducing him to his future wife, Sarah. Clifford is fixated on the idea of visiting a famed theme park, and Martin, an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: adult as child, parents and children, family, family relations, disorder, fish out of water, nothing goes right, youth, prank, eccentric family, mischievous children, kids in trouble ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: hawaii, los angeles, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.4
 104K
Rat Race (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an ensemble film about easy money, greed, manipulation and bad driving, a Las Vegas casino tycoon entertains his wealthiest high rollers -- a group that will bet on anything -- by pitting six ordinary people against each other in a wild dash for ...
Style: funny, humorous, road movie, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: chase, contests and competitions, treasure hunt, escapades, partners, bet, race, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, road trip, money, millionaire ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cross country, las vegas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.1
 72K
Tommy Boy (1995)
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, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: goofy hero, nothing goes right, road trip, buddies, family relations, inheritance, self discovery, factory, odd couple, father son relationship, on the road, funeral ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.1
 11K
Snow Day (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a school in upstate New York is snowed in, a group of students hi-jack a plow to keep the school closed..
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, chase, school, youth, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, forces of nature, siblings relations, disorder, eccentric family, high school life, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Now that Santa and Mrs. Claus have the North Pole running smoothly, the Counsel of Legendary Figures has called an emergency meeting on Christmas Eve! The evil Jack Frost has been making trouble, looking to take over the holiday! So he launches a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, family, christmas movie, holiday, hidden identity, family life, disorder, nothing goes right, family relations, santa claus, holiday season, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 89K
Vacation (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, a grown up Rusty Griswold takes his wife and their two sons on a cross-country road trip to the coolest theme park in America, Walley World. Needless ...
Style: funny, humorous, road movie, idiotic, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, road trip, on the road, nothing goes right, vacation, family vacation, parents and children, family relations, family problems, family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.3
 8K
Cabin Boy (1994)
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, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: adventure, prank, adventurer, mistaken identity, prostitute, goofy hero, nothing goes right, danger, ship, justice, dumb, friends ...
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Little Indian, Big City (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stephen, an international trader, tracks down his ex-wife Patricia in some Amazonian backwater. He needs her consent to a divorce so that he can marry Charlotte. Unfortunately, he discovers a son he didn’t know he had – Mimi-Siku. The young ...
Style: humorous, funny, comic, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: jungle, adventure, culture clash, mischievous children, family, fish out of water, city life, nothing goes right, disorder, estrangement, down on your luck, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: venezuela, europe, latin america, france, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wayne Szalinski is at it again. But instead of shrinking things, he tries to make a machine that can make things grow. As in the first one, his machine isn't quite accurate. But when he brings Nick & his toddler son Adam to see his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, clever, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fish out of water, inventor, family, family relations, experiment gone awry, parents and children, nothing goes right, escapades, inventions and discoveries, danger, disorder, baby ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 41K
Vegas Vacation (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Griswold family hits the road again for a typically ill-fated vacation, this time to the glitzy mecca of slots and showgirls—Las Vegas.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, obsession, casino, farce, family relations, nothing goes right, parents and children, teenage life, dysfunctional family, desert, on the road, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: culture clash, adventure, adventurer, farce, friendship, disorder, fish out of water, goofy hero, nothing goes right, danger, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 6K
The Stupids (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
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, offbeat, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: misfit, assassination attempt, undercover, heroes, secret agents, anti heroes, crimes, arms dealing, goofy hero, chases and races, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Steve Martin and Bonnie Hunt return as heads of the Baker family who, while on vacation, find themselves in competition with a rival family of eight children, headed by Eugene Levy,
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: holiday, lake, rivalry, teenage life, mischievous children, family, pregnancy, disorder, family life, eccentric family, family feud, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wisconsin, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Great Outdoors (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's vacation time for outdoorsy Chicago man Chet Ripley, along with his wife, Connie, and their two kids, Buck and Ben. But a serene weekend of fishing at a Wisconsin lakeside cabin gets crashed by Connie's obnoxious brother-in-law, Roman ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, wilderness, family relations, nothing goes right, camp, youth, parents and children, disorder, friendship, holiday, in-laws, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 48K
Joe Dirt (2001)
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, feel good, not serious, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, janitor, obsessive quest, on the road, parent child relationship, goofy hero, nothing goes right, haunted by the past, misfit, buddies, family relations, meteorite ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, louisiana, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, road trip, theme park, farce, family vacation, adventure, couples, disorder, eccentric family, life is a bitch, down on your luck, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, cross country, kansas, arizona, st. louis missouri ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Walk Like a Man (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a baby, Bobo gets separated from his family during a camping trip. After being raised by wild dogs for twenty years, Bobo is discovered by animal researcher Penny, who brings him back to his family and attempts to teach Bobo how to readjust to ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: fish out of water, farce, self discovery, misfit, animal life, getting home, family life, dog, adventure, stupidity, cons and scams, babies and infants ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.9
 87K
Year One (2009)
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, gross out humor, funny, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, parody, circumcision, misfit, social misfits, goofy hero, farce, cavemen, danger, buddies, partners, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.0
 14K
Mr. Magoo (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mr. Magoo, a man with terrible eyesight, gets caught up in a museum robbery.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: millionaire, heist, disability, family, chase, goofy hero, odd couple, race against time, adventurer, master criminal, fish out of water, treasure hunt ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.6
 10K
Delta Farce (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, absurd, entertaining, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, friendship, comedy of errors, danger, gang, escapades, misfit, nothing goes right, battle, village, desert, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 91K
Bean (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bean works as a caretaker at Britain's formidable Royal National Gallery, and his bosses want to fire him because he sleeps at work all the time, but can't because the chairman of the gallery's board defends him. They send him to USA, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, emotional, surreal, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: painting, museum, misfit, hidden identity, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, comedy of errors, fish out of water, escapades, dishonesty, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: TV child star of the '70s, Dickie Roberts is now 35 and parking cars. Craving to regain the spotlight, he auditions for a role of a normal guy, but the director quickly sees he is anything but normal. Desperate to win the part, Dickie hires a ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: underdog, family life, disorder, parents and children, love and romance, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, youth, family relations, actor's life, loser, child prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Troop Beverly Hills (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills housewife in the middle of a divorce tries to find focus in her life by taking over her daughter's Wilderness Girls troop.
Style: witty, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: scout, shopping, friendship, culture clash, wilderness, self discovery, fish out of water, teen angst, camp, adventure, shopping mall, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 2K
Jumping Ship (2001)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joseph, Matthew and Andrew Lawrence (TV's Brotherly Love) star in this thrilling, action-packed sequel to the Disney Channel Original Movie Horse Sense. It's first-class adventure on the high seas for Michael Woods (Joseph Lawrence) and ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, adventure, chase, treasure hunt, danger, siblings relations, resort, family life, disorder, parents and children, daring rescue, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Very Brady Sequel (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man claiming to be Carol Brady's long-lost first husband, Roy Martin, shows up at the suburban Brady residence one evening. An impostor, the man is actually determined to steal the Bradys' familiar horse statue, a $20-million ancient ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, feel good, satirical ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: surfing, parody, kidnapping, wedding, family, parents and children, siblings relations, goofy hero, cons and scams, nothing goes right, danger, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1990s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 2.4
 98K
Epic Movie (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Edward, Peter, Lucy and Susan each follow their own path, they end up finding themselves at Willy's Chocolate factory. Walking through a wardrobe, they discover the world of Gnarnia, which is ruled by the White Bitch. Meeting up with ...
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, absurd, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, pirate, orphan, adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, danger, nothing goes right, good versus evil, rivalry, disorder, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: dungeon, mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Jungle 2 Jungle (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Uptight New York City executive, Michael Cromwell, pursues his soon-to-be ex-wife to South America and returns home with the son he never knew he had -- a boy raised in a tribal village in Brazil. Armed with only his blowgun, the 13-year-old ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, remake of french film, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: fish out of water, jungle, culture clash, family, eccentric family, family life, youth, family relations, parent getting married, misfit, urban, mischievous children ...
Place: new york, venezuela, brazil, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The joke's on absent-minded scientist Wayne Szalinski when his troublesome invention shrinks him, his brother and their wives so effectively that their children think they've completely disappeared. Of course, this gives the kids free rein ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, shrinking, fish out of water, family, experiment gone awry, inventor, misfit, rescue, odd couple, nothing goes right, parents and children, disorder ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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