Movies like Chairman of the Board

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Chairman of the Board (1998)
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 6K
Chairman of the Board (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A surfer becomes the head of a major company.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, entertaining, feel good, gross out humor, idiotic, awful, satirical ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, inventor, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, misfit, mad scientist, tv show, disorder, goofy hero, ambition, workplace romance, friendship between men, invention, crazy, happy ending, friends, lifestyle, buddies, rise to the top, workplace, relationship vs career, silly humor, carrot, scandal ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, future
Place: venice beach california, las vegas, california

Most similar movies to Chairman of the Board

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, not serious and idiotic films with plots about disorder, farce, storytelling, mentor, brutality, dialogue and catastrophe mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Chairman of the Board: Brain Donors (1992), Kickin' It Old Skool (2007), The Wedding Ringer (2015), Bio-Dome (1996), The New Guy (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, nothing goes right, dishonesty, partners, buddies, disorder, taxi driver, fish out of water, misfit, cons and scams, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "Kickin' It Old Skool" revolves around a 12-year-old breakdancer, who in 1986 hits his head while performing at a talent show and as a result is comatose for 20 years. He awakens to find he is a grown man. With the mind and experience ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, talky, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: dancer's life, love triangle, lifestyle, follow your dream, contests and competitions, love and romance, youth, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water, couple relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, ridiculous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wedding, friendship, nothing goes right, dishonesty, male friendship, friendship between men, friends, deception, fiance fiancee relationship, male bonding, businessman, public humiliation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 4.5
 25K
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, offbeat, not serious, experimental, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, environmentalism, biosphere, mad scientist, anti heroes, experiment gone awry, nothing goes right, silly humor, friends, odd couple, misfit, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 33K
The New Guy (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison has finally gotten lucky -- after purposely getting expelled, he takes lessons in 'badass cool' from a convict and enrolls at a new school. But can he keep up the ruse?
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: teenagers, friendship, teenage love, starting over, goofy hero, high school life, high school, misfit, buddies, cheerleading, bullying, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: texas, austin texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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, best friends, social misfits, goofy hero, buddies, partners, disorder, misfit, dumb, high school, obsessive quest, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 2.8
 1K
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, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, island, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, disorder, lifestyle, down on your luck, uncle nephew relationship, absurdism, absurd humor, scuba diving ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sentimental, idiotic ...
Plot: friendship, misfit, corporate world, idiot, farce, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, loser, goofy hero, taxidermy, mouse, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.4
 127K
Billy Madison (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Billy Madison is the 27 year-old son of Bryan Madison, a very rich man who has made his living in the hotel industry. Billy stands to inherit his father's empire but only if he can make it through all 12 grades, 2 weeks per grade, to prove that ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: inheritance, graduation, school, adolescence vs adulthood, irresponsible, elementary school, misfit, rivalry, fish out of water, teachers and students, goofy hero, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Nothing But Trouble (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While attempting to seduce gorgeous lawyer Diane Lightson, wealthy gadabout Chris Thorne agrees to drive her to Atlantic City, N.J. But, when some reckless driving draws the attention of a deeply critical cop, they and the flamboyant ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, disturbing, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, chase, on the run, eccentric family, anti hero, danger, fish out of water, nothing goes right, anti heroes, goofy hero, false accusation, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.8
 29K
Envy (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man becomes increasingly jealous of his friend's newfound success.
Style: humorous, dark humor, cynical, not serious, funny ...
Plot: friendship, envy, inventor, neighbor, jealousy, dog, rise to the top, rivalry, lifestyle, resentment, disorder, rich and poor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: not serious, road movie, humorous, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, prank, farce, buddies, cross country, partners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, misfit partners, escapades, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Going Overboard (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, sex comedy, awful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: ambition, ship, bartender, friendship, cruise ship, dictator, ocean or sea, fish out of water, silly humor, underdog, workplace romance, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.3
 344K
Dumb & Dumber (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lloyd and Harry are two men whose stupidity is really indescribable. When Mary, a beautiful woman, loses an important suitcase with money before she leaves for Aspen, the two friends (who have found the suitcase) decide to return it to her. After ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, not serious, absurd, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: odd couple, dimwit, illiteracy, stupidity, parakeet, road trip, friendship, social misfits, adventure, buddies, misfit, dumb ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: utah, nebraska, usa, colorado, connecticut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
 36K
Next Friday (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ice Cube returns as Craig Jones, a streetwise man from South Central Los Angeles who has a knack for getting into trouble. This time out, Craig is still trying to outsmart neighborhood bully Debo (Tommy "Tiny" Lister Jr.); after Craig gets ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dishonesty, friendship, family relations, siblings relations, cons and scams, lifestyle, society, disorder, uncle nephew relationship, brother brother relationship, suburbs, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.0
 9K
Life Stinks (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rich businessman makes a bet he can survive on the streets of a rough Los Angeles neighborhood for 30 days completely penniless. During his stay he discovers another side of life and falls in love with with a homeless woman.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: wealth, homeless, social differences, self discovery, survival, switching roles, fish out of water, goofy hero, downfall, society, wager, rise and fall ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 185K
The Internship (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: new job, google, rivalry, boss and employee, career, starting over, workplace, middle aged, computers and web, friends, lifestyle change, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 36K
Cedar Rapids (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: insurance, friendship, hotel, social awkwardness, friends, goofy hero, disorder, buddies, fish out of water, misfit, drinking, one night stand ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, wisconsin, las vegas, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 11K
The Toy (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On one of his bratty son Eric's annual visits, the plutocrat U.S. Bates takes him to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor who has made him laugh with his antics. At first the man suffers ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, farce, rich and poor, youth, social differences, family problems, family, rich kid, toys, job seeking, mentor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 10K
Noises Off... (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A travelling theater group has so much action going on behind-the-scenes it almost ruins the performances.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor's life, backstage, theater, nothing goes right, disorder, showbiz, workplace situations, love and romance, farce, artists and showbiz, play within film, workplace ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, iowa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 34K
Orgazmo (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Joe Young is a devout Mormon living in L.A. trying to raise enough money to go back to Utah and marry his girlfriend, Lisa. Joe is spreading the word about the church of Latter Day Saints one day when he's confronted by two burly bodyguards. A ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, light, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pornography, sex, fight, superhero, danger, fish out of water, showbiz, innocence lost, disorder, hopes, righting the wronged, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.6
 928
O Concurso (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On the final test of a public tender for federal judge in Rio de Janeiro, the four finalists lawyers come from bizarre way: the gaucho Rogério Carlos (Fábio Porchat) comes surrounded woman dressed transvestites, the São Paulo Rezende (Rodrigo ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, disorder, ambition, rivalry, nothing goes right, buddies, legal, fish out of water, silly humor, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After Elle Woods, the eternally perky, fashionably adventurous, famously blonde Harvard Law grad gets fired by her law firm because of her opposition to animal testing, she takes her fight to Washington. As an aide for Congresswoman Victoria Rudd, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: fashion, fish out of water, blonde, ambition, politics, beauty salon, rivalry, fighting the system, workplace situations, chihuahua, law school, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa, boston, harvard university, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 2K
Disorderlies (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As not-quite-orderlies who're downright Disorderlies, rap-music favorites The Fat Boys rule. Playing the freewheeling caretakers of the frail Dennison (Hollywood legend Ralph Bellamy), they stir up a comedic culture clash in Palm Beach society ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, idiotic, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, fish out of water, switching roles, crimes, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, goofy hero, cons and scams, dishonesty, disorder, misfit, crime gone awry ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, hip hop, gangsters, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, odd couple, misfit, heist, buddies, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.3
 7K
Jury Duty (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When jobless Tommy Collins discovers that sequestered jurors earn free room and board as well as $5-a-day, he gets himself assigned to a jury in a murder trial. Once there, he does everything he can to prolong the trial and deliberations and make ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, funny, light ...
Plot: courtroom, unemployment, jury, legal action, dishonesty, fish out of water, legal, misfit, hotshot lawyer, cons and scams, disorder, hotel ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sue Ellen Crandell is a teenager eagerly awaiting her mother's summer-long absence. While the babysitter looks after her rambunctious younger siblings, Sue Ellen can party and have fun. But then the babysitter abruptly dies, leaving the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: nanny, family relations, siblings relations, when the parents are away, teenage life, disorder, parents and children, mischievous children, babies and infants, single parent, youth, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 1990s, 80s
Place: australia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
General Education (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Levi Collins is set to go to the local University on a tennis scholarship, but he forgot to tell his parents one thing - he didn't graduate. As a result, he must take summer school before his mom and dad discover he's failed senior ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, summer school, teenage love, high school life, youth, tennis, parents and children, college, ambition, fall in love, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he’s asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotshot hero, blind ambition, farce, workplace, disorder, ambition, boss and employee, rise to the top, workplace situations, love and romance, rivalry, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows Andy, who needs to hook up with a hottie, pronto, because he hasn't had sex in... well, forever - and his luck isn't the only thing that's hard. His equally horny teenage roommates also need it superbad, and with the help of ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, light, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, teenage life, buddies, misfit, looking for sex, youth, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%