Movies like The Change-Up

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The Change-Up (2011)
 6.3
 161K
The Change-Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dave is a married man with two kids and a loving wife , and Mitch is a single man who is at the prime of his sexual life. One fateful night while Mitch and Dave are peeing in a fountain when lightning strikes, they switch bodies.
Style: funny, not serious, humorous, absurd, entertaining, captivating, ridiculous, buddy movie, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: body swapping, womanizer, couple relations, life turned upside down, buddies, fish out of water, switching roles, disorder, lawyer, love and romance, friends, couples, transformation, marriage, jealousy, singleness, desire, lifestyle change, change, responsibility, parenthood, family relations, lifestyle, sexual activity, drinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia

Most similar movies to The Change-Up

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, absurd and not serious films with plots about runaway, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, culture clash, storytelling and life philosophy mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Change-Up: Horrible Bosses (2011), Grown Ups (2010), The Other Woman (2014), Ted (2012), 21 & Over (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 412K
Horrible Bosses (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, entertaining, funny, absurd ...
Plot: boss and employee, obnoxious boss, dentist, comedy of errors, plan gone awry, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, power relations, humiliation, drugs/alcohol, workplace problem, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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100%
 5.9
 221K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, reunion, friendship, friends, family relations, family life, eccentric family, couples, adulthood, stupidity, disorder, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, 2010s, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 128K
The Other Woman (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he's been cheating on. And when yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on the three-timing SOB.
Style: funny, sexy, humorous, ridiculous, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: women, infidelity, womanizer, friendship, friends, couple relations, cheating, unfaithful husband, revenge, couples, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 557K
Ted (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori.
Style: funny, absurd, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teddy bear, odd couple, friends, buddies, friendship, party, couple relations, marijuana, toy comes to life, adulthood, adolescence vs adulthood, objects come to life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 80s, year 1985 ...
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 71K
21 & Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliant student Jeff Chang has the most important interview of his life tomorrow. But today is still his birthday, what starts off as a casual celebration with friends evolves into a night of debauchery that risks to derail his life plan.
Style: humorous, not serious, ridiculous, funny, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: friends, college, young people, youth, nothing goes right, college life, drugs/alcohol, birthday, buddies, plan gone awry, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 88K
The Hot Chick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Not only is Jessica Spencer the most popular girl in school -- she is also the meanest. But things change for the attractive teen when a freak accident involving a cursed pair of earrings and a chance encounter at a gas station causes her to switch ...
Style: funny, not serious, humorous, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, teenage life, gender bending, prom, cross dressing, high school, switching roles, love and romance, high school life, rivalry, cheerleading, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 1st century b.c., 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A visit to a natural history museum proves catastrophic for two high school rivals, an overachiever and a jock, when an ancient Aztec statue casts a spell that causes them to switch bodies and see exactly what it's like to walk in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: body swapping, love and romance, teenager, switching roles, battle of the sexes, teenage love, gender bending, high school, school, soul transference, popularity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Style: not serious, humorous, twists and turns, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, nothing goes right, friendship, workplace, unlikely criminals, partners, buddies, disorder, stupidity, vengeance, sex tape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 117K
Hall Pass (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When best buds Rick and Fred begin to show signs of restlessness at home, their wives take a bold approach to revitalize their marriages: they grant the guys a "hall pass", one week of freedom to do whatever they want. At first, it seems ...
Style: humorous, funny, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: looking for sex, friends, marital problem, adultery, midlife crisis, couple relations, masturbation, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), male objectification, wife husband relationship, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
American Reunion (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The characters we met a little more than a decade ago are returning to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, sexy, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, sexual attraction, friendship, buddies, party, couple relations, sexual activity, strong sexual content, reunion, sexual exploration, high school reunion, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When notorious womanizer Connor Mead attends his brother Paul's wedding, he is forced to re-evaluate his behavior as he comes face-to-face with the ghosts of girlfriends past, present, and future, along with his deceased uncle. The experience ...
Style: romantic, sweet, light, funny, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: womanizer, romance, love, true love, love and romance, lovers reunited, ghost, male chauvinism, supernatural, introspection, wedding, sexism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, hawaii, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 273K
Liar Liar (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: father son relationship, workaholic, desire, birthday, dishonesty, second chance, family relations, parenthood, farce, ex husband ex wife relationship, fish out of water, family values ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 2K
The Swap (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the book by Megan Shull, The Swap follows the adventures of a Rhythmic Gymnast named Ellie with a Make-it-or-Break-it Competition, and the younger brother named Jack in a Hockey Family, who's vying for a varsity spot on his school ...
Style: captivating, funny, entertaining, humorous, absurd
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: body swapping, high school, ice hockey, friends, change, friendship, disorder, adaptation, lifestyle, youth, lifestyle change, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 136K
Grown Ups 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small town where he and his friends grew up. This time around, the grown ups are ...
Style: humorous, funny, not serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, adulthood, social relations, eccentric family, small town life, family life, party, couple relations, midlife crisis, farce, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Office Christmas Party (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When his uptight CEO sister threatens to shut down his branch, the branch manager throws an epic Christmas party in order to land a big client and save the day, but the party gets way out of hand.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, light, neo screwball comedy ...
Plot: christmas party, stupidity, wild party, plan, ceo, brother sister relationship, workplace, debauchery, mayhem, office, fired, creativity ...
Place: chicago illinois, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 9K
Switch (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steve Brooks, a sexist womanizer, is killed by a group of his angry former lovers. In heaven, he makes a bargain with God for redemption and agrees to return to Earth. Once there, he must have a sincere relationship with a female and make her fall ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, inspirational, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, reincarnation, fish out of water, switching roles, murder, gender, womanizer, redemption, partners, disorder, battle of the sexes, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 16K
All of Me (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Just before stubborn millionaire Edwina Cutwater dies, she asks her uptight lawyer, Roger Cobb to amend her will so that her soul will pass to the young, vibrant Terry Hoskins – but the spiritual transference goes awry. Edwina enters Roger's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: reincarnation, body swapping, battle of the sexes, fish out of water, switching roles, soul transference, disorder, gender, nothing goes right, guru, womanizer, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 21K
Down to Earth (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Canada, Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After dying before his time, an aspiring comic gets a second shot at life... by being reincarnated as a wealthy but un-likable businessman.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: reincarnation, mistaken identity, couple relations, fall in love, fish out of water, disorder, supernatural, afterlife, back from the dead, millionaire, supernatural romance, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new zealand, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Couples Retreat (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: ...
Style: funny, sexy, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: resort, friendship, couple relations, island, couples, farce, male objectification, nothing goes right, couples therapy, marriage, crumbling marriage, screwball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tahiti, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Wish Upon a Star (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Alexia Wheaton hasn't been herself lately. Neighter has her 15-year-old sister Hayley. In fact they've been each other. Alexia becomes fashion-challenged Hayley and she in turn becomes styling Alexia and the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: switching roles, body swapping, high school, wish come true, disorder, comet, teenage life, fish out of water, family, self discovery, sisters, sibling relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 52K
How High (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Multi-platinum rap superstars Redman and Method Man star as Jamal and Silas, two regular guys who smoke something magical, ace their college entrance exams and wind up at Harvard. Ivy League ways are strange but Silas and Jamal take it in a stride ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, cult film, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, drug abuse, youth, buddies, drug dealing, college, goofy hero, farce, drug use, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: harvard university, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 71K
Wanderlust (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rattled by sudden unemployment, a Manhattan couple surveys alternative living options, ultimately deciding to experiment with living on a rural commune where free love rules.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, road movie ...
Plot: hippie, couple relations, nudism, couples, hopes, lifestyle, fish out of water, drugs/alcohol, starting over, disorder, husband wife relationship, commune ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 9K
Premature (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the most important day of his young life, a high school senior is forced to relive his failed attempt at losing his virginity over and over again, until he gets it right.
Style: feel good, humorous, surreal, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: first sex, teen sex comedy, platonic, love and romance, loss of virginity, looking for sex, sexual dysfunction, teenage love, changing the past or future, virginity, high school life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
Like Father Like Son (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dr. Jack Hammond has best chances to become medical superintendent in the clinic. So he's completely absorbed in his work and has no understanding for his teenage son Chris' problems with school. By accident one of them drinks a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, inspirational, sentimental, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: body swapping, high school, switching roles, child as adult, parents and children, misfit, youth, fish out of water, disorder, family life, odd couple, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 17K
Tomcats (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: College buddies chip in and promise that the group's last unmarried man will collect a cash pot. Seven years later, the kitty is worth $500,000 -- money Michael needs to pay a gambling debt. Problem is, the only other single guy is a hopeless ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, funny, sexual ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: group of friends, friendship, lifestyle, goofy hero, singleness, fall in love, love triangle, disorder, obsessive quest, looking for sex, buddies, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
 6.9
 342K
Knocked Up (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: For fun loving party animal Ben Stone, the last thing he ever expected was for his one night stand to show up on his doorstep eight weeks later to tell him she's pregnant.
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, funny, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: pregnancy, casual sex, couple relations, opposites attract, unplanned pregnancy, slacker, parenthood, one night stand, responsibility, love and romance, lifestyle change, character change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.2
 12K
The Ladies Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Because of his salacious language, late-night radio advice-show host Leon Phelps, along with his sweet and loyal producer Julie, is fired from his Chicago gig. Leon gets a letter from a former lover promising a life of wealth, but he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, light, sexual ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, true love, love and romance, farce, sexual relations, goofy hero, nothing goes right, odd couple, buddies, dishonesty, wrestling ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 9K
Vice Versa (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious oriental skull transforms a father into his son, and vice versa.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: switching roles, body swapping, school, child as adult, workaholic, family, quibbling, communication problem, getting along, silly humor, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 ⇓
27%