Movies like Caveman

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Caveman (1981)
 5.8
 7K
Caveman (1981)
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 of his cave. Eventually he and friends Lar, and Tala learn the secrets of fire, cooked meat, and how to defend themselves from the brutal, yet very stupid
Style: parody, humorous, offbeat, witty, not serious, psychotronic, funny, clever, cult film, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: caveman, dinosaur, farce, friendship, heroes, friends, misfit, partners, anti hero, danger, heroic mission, buddies, social misfits, escapades, disorder, rivalry, underdog, rescue, leadership, anti heroes, goofy hero, silly humor, prehistoric man, cavemen, weapons ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s

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Most similar movies to Caveman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, idiotic and parody films with plots about farce, disorder, catastrophe, mentor, storytelling, fantasy world and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Caveman: Year One (2009), Farce of the Penguins (2006), One Crazy Summer (1986), Cabin Boy (1994), Brain Donors (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Year One (2009)
Genre: 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: parody, humorous, epic, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, adventure, cavemen, circumcision, farce, social misfits, goofy hero, misfit, danger, buddies, partners, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Flintstones are at it again. The Flintstones and the Rubbles head for Rock Vegas with Fred hoping to court the lovely Wilma. Nothing will stand in the way of love, except for the conniving Chip Rockefeller who is the playboy born in Baysville ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, offbeat, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: dinosaur, fish out of water, goofy hero, disorder, nothing goes right, misfit, heroic mission, friendship, marriage proposal, best friend, family, silly humor ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Farce of the Penguins (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the mating grounds where the female penguins wait. The huddled ...
Style: parody, not serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, looking for love, goofy hero, nothing goes right, obsessive quest, danger, disorder, buddies, rescue, escapades, fish out of water, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: antarctica, south pole, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two brothers who can feel each others' pain and pleasure mess up the French revolution.
Style: parody, humorous, realistic, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, twins, farce, adventure, anti hero, revolution, friends, disorder, anti heroes, good versus evil, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 80s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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One Crazy Summer (1986)
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, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, disorder, island, buddies, youth, nothing goes right, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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, date night, teens
Plot: adventure, mistaken identity, prank, adventurer, nothing goes right, prostitute, goofy hero, danger, ship, justice, catastrophe, dumb ...
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 4K
Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: farce, ballet, buddies, nothing goes right, dishonesty, partners, goofy hero, rivalry, misfit, siblings relations, fish out of water, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 16K
Senseless (1998)
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, funny, parody, experimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: rivalry, college, ambition, experiment gone awry, goofy hero, nothing goes right, youth, contests and competitions, fish out of water, talking about masturbation, blindness and impaired vision, mentor ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 3.5
 2K
Homo Erectus (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ishbo is a caveman living in the prehistoric age who thinks there's more to life than hunting and gathering. He tries to better the lives of those in his tribe by inventing things like spoons and the toothbrush, which leave everyone, including ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, captivating, light
Audience: date night
Plot: caveman, ambition, rivalry, nothing goes right, goofy hero, social misfits, unfulfilled love, disorder, misfit, society, underdog, inventor ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Meet the Spartans (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the creators of Scary Movie and Date Movie comes this tongue-in-cheek parody of the sword-and-sandal epics, dubbed Meet the Spartans. The 20th Century Fox production was written and directed by the filmmaking team of Jason Friedberg and Aaron ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, idiotic, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: queen, heroic mission, heroes, escapades, goofy hero, army, disorder, buddies, rivalry, contests and competitions, fight, farce ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 7K
The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, disorder, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero, train, explosion, glue, robbery, adventure, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 17K
Silent Movie (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the ...
Style: silent film, parody, humorous, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, hollywood, filmmaking, actor's life, showbiz, alcohol abuse, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, buddies, goofy hero, comeback, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 50s ...
Place: california, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana, USA
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: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, culture clash, adventure, adventurer, disorder, fish out of water, friendship, danger, goofy hero, nothing goes right, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Taj Mahal Badalandabad leaves Coolidge College behind for the halls of Camford University in England, where he looks to continue his education, and teach an uptight student how to make the most out of her academic career.
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, party, college, lifestyle, culture clash, friendship, looking for sex, youth, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), nerd, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 8K
Yellowbeard (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim's Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to ...
Style: humorous, parody, saga, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, sea, farce, adventure, silly humor, heroic mission, against the odds, siblings relations, danger, buddies, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 9K
RocketMan (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fred Z. Randall is geeky and obnoxious spacecraft designer, who gets the chance to make his dream come true and travel to Mars as a member of the first manned flight there.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, inspirational, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: astronaut, farce, mars, nasa, space travel, heroic mission, danger, escapades, race against time, space and aliens, goofy hero, misfit ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 38K
Encino Man (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: High school misfits Stoney and Dave discover a long-frozen primeval man from the past in their back yard. But the thawed-out Link, as the boys have named him, quickly becomes a wild card in the teens' already zany Southern California lives. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: prom, high school, fish out of water, school, high school life, frozen alive, caveman, goofy hero, buddies, youth, lifestyle, misfit ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s, prehistoric, stone age
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This wacky prequel to the 1994 blockbuster goes back to the lame-brained Harry and Lloyd's days as classmates at a Rhode Island high school, where the unprincipled principal puts the pair in remedial courses as part of a scheme to fleece the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, dumb, goofy hero, best friends, social misfits, disorder, partners, buddies, misfit, high school, obsessive quest, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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My Boss's Daughter (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a young man agrees to housesit for his boss, he thinks it'll be the perfect opportunity to get close to the woman he desperately has a crush on – his boss's daughter. But he doesn't plan on the long line of other houseguests ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, fish out of water, workplace, nothing goes right, romance, disorder, misfit, goofy hero, obnoxious boss, looking for love, boss and employee, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A slovenly cable repairman becomes a big-city health inspector and is tasked with uncovering the source of a food poisoning epidemic.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, investigation, disorder, incompetent official, misfit, partners, crimes, undercover, restaurant, mother daughter relationship, justice, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dudley Do-Right (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Based on the 60's-era cartoon of the same name. Royal Canadian Mountie Dudley Do-right is busy keeping the peace in his small mountain town when his old rival, Snidely Whiplash, comes up with a plot to buy all the property in town, then start a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, satirical, intense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: village life, cons and scams, escapades, goofy hero, gold rush, mountie, gold, u.s. canadian border, prospector, stereotypes, family, vampire ...
Place: seattle, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
Genre: 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: buddy comedy, idiotic, humorous, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, farce, road trip, prank, silly humor, friends, disorder, misfit partners, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island, el paso texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.0
 1K
Sprung (1997)
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, biting, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, farce, twentysomething life, comedy of errors, urban, city life, wedding, couples, friends, disorder, betrayal, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Deuce Bigalow is a less than attractive, down on his luck aquarium cleaner. One day he wrecks the house of a gigolo and needs quick money to repair it. The only way he can make it is to become a gigolo himself, taking on an unusual mix of female ...
Style: funny, light, parody, idiotic, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, goofy hero, comedy of errors, gigolo, dishonesty, social misfits, prostitution, fall in love, prostitute, pimp, stupidity, women ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Comic Book: The Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A host of real-life celebrities - including Hugh Hefner, Stan Lee, and Kevin Smith - journey into the world of comic book fandom! Documentary filmmaker Donald Swan heads to the world's largest comic book convention where he encounters a culture ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, parody, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, artists and showbiz, obsessive quest, farce, escapades, media satire, disorder, buddies, filmmaking, rivalry, heroes, figment ...
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 15K
Night Shift (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A nebbish of a morgue attendant gets shunted back to the night shift where he is shackled with an obnoxious neophyte partner who dreams of the "one great idea" for success. His life takes a bizarre turn when a prostitute neighbour ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, light, talky ...
Plot: prostitution, pimp, friendship, morgue, nightshift, misfit, cons and scams, nightlife, goofy hero, nothing goes right, buddies, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Wet Hot American Summer (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The setting is Camp Firewood, the year 1981. It's the last day before everyone goes back to the real world, but there's still a summer's worth of unfinished business to resolve. At the center of the action is camp director Beth, who ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, harsh ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer camp, lifeguard, rescue, looking for sex, love triangle, farce, teenage love, workplace romance, love and romance, save the day, danger, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: maine, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.4
 27K
Bio-Dome (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bud and Doyle are two losers who are doing nothing with their lives. Both of their girlfriends are actively involved in saving the environment, but the two friends couldn't care less about saving the Earth. One day, when a group of scientists ...
Style: humorous, experimental, not serious, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: environmentalism, fish out of water, biosphere, mad scientist, partners, misfit, goofy hero, danger, buddies, odd couple, nothing goes right, anti heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 2.8
 2K
Last Resort (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam and Dave are living the boring life until they are beckoned to Sam's uncle's Island. When they get there (still not quite sure how that worked) they are compelled by beautiful women and a dastardly enemy of the Island. After ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, parody, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, island, nothing goes right, buddies, lifestyle, partners, disorder, down on your luck, uncle nephew relationship, absurd humor, absurdism, scuba diving ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Somebody Up There Likes Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Thirty-five years in the life of Max, his best friend Sal and a woman they both adore, Lyla. The trio stumble through mandatory but seemingly unfulfilling entanglements, at weddings, funerals, hospitals, eateries, divorce courts and the tool shed. A ...
Style: surreal, witty, stylized, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: friendship, love and romance, farce, couple relations, fall in love, couples, friends, buddies, workplace, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, workplace situations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%