Movies like The Change-Up

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The Change-Up (2011)
 6.3
 150K
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: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, captivating, sexy, melancholic, harsh, clever, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: life turned upside down, fish out of water, womanizer, switching roles, buddies, disorder, body swapping, couple relations, love and romance, jealousy, lawyer, transformation, marriage, change, singleness, friends, parenthood, couples, family relations, drinking, sexual activity, lifestyle, law firm, drugs/alcohol, chance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, not serious and clever films with plots about dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, storytelling, chase, runaway and stereotypes mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Change-Up: The Other Woman (2014), 21 & Over (2013), Horrible Bosses (2011), Ted (2012), Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
 119K
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: humorous, sexy, funny, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: infidelity, womanizer, women, friendship, friends, revenge, couple relations, unlikely partners, unfaithful husband, battle of the sexes, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, new york
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93%
 5.9
 67K
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, realistic, ridiculous, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, college, youth, college life, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, young people, nothing goes right, buddies, birthday, twentysomething life, plan gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, campus, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 388K
Horrible Bosses (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 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, absurd, entertaining, not serious ...
Plot: boss and employee, obnoxious boss, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, plan gone awry, dentist, power relations, drugs/alcohol, revenge, group of friends, employer employee relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 522K
Ted (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
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: humorous, witty, funny, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: odd couple, friends, buddies, couple relations, toy comes to life, friendship, party, teddy bear, wish come true, adolescence vs adulthood, adulthood, lifestyle change ...
Time: year 2012, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1985 ...
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Cal Weaver is living the American dream. He has a good job, a beautiful house, great children and a beautiful wife, named Emily. Cal's seemingly perfect life unravels, however, when he learns that Emily has been unfaithful and wants a divorce. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: womanizer, love and romance, midlife crisis, couples, friends, mentor, looking for sex, youth, marital problem, eligible bachelor, adolescence, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 203K
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, entertaining, idiotic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: reunion, friendship, vacation, family relations, eccentric family, friends, disorder, family life, lake or river, children, stupidity, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1978
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 111K
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, sexual, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friends, looking for sex, couple relations, marriage, infidelity, masturbation, romance, buddies, drugs/alcohol, freedom, wife husband relationship, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.9
 250K
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: humorous, sentimental, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: dishonesty, farce, introspection, workaholic, birthday, family problems, family relations, father son relationship, wish come true, lawyer, fish out of water, parenthood ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.7
 647K
The Hangover (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three friends finally come to after a raucous night of bachelor-party revelry, they find a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. But they can't seem to locate their best friend, Doug – who's supposed to be tying the knot. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: party, friends, buddies, memory loss, nothing goes right, disorder, friendship between men, plan gone awry, investigation, stupidity, escapades, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 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: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, romance, true love, love and romance, looking for love, ghost, introspection, love, wedding, supernatural, lovers reunited, sexism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 82K
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: witty, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, teenage life, switching roles, prom, high school, gender bending, high school life, love and romance, cheerleading, rivalry, friends, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 1st century b.c., 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, chick flick, teens
Plot: switching roles, wish come true, high school, body swapping, disorder, siblings relations, comet, family, teenage life, self discovery, sibling relationship, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: sexual, humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, sexual attraction, friendship, reunion, strong sexual content, buddies, friends, couple relations, sexual activity, boyfriend, lifestyle, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 8K
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, sexy, erotic, surreal ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: reincarnation, body swapping, fish out of water, gays and lesbians, murder, redemption, gender, women, womanizer, battle of the sexes, resurrection, switching roles ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 89K
Little Nicky (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the lord of darkness decides he will not cede his thrown to any of his three sons, the two most powerful of them escape to Earth to create a kingdom for themselves. This action closes the portal filtering sinful souls to Hell and causes Satan ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: fish out of water, misfit, heavy metal, love affair, disorder, family relations, sibling relationship, devil, stupidity, fantasy world, brothers, end of the world ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, nothing goes right, friends, buddies, wedding, dishonesty, love and romance, disorder, best man, misfit, drugs/alcohol, male friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
That Awkward Moment (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Best pals Jason and Daniel indulge in casual flings and revel in their carefree, unattached lives. After learning that the marriage of their friend Mikey is over, they gladly welcome him back into their circle. The three young men make a pact to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, looking for sex, singleness, twentysomething life, friendship, male friendship, buddies, romance, verbal byplay, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 82K
Waiting... (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: restaurant, chef, waiter, friendship, screaming, speaking german, employer employee relationship, workplace romance, workplace, party, drugs/alcohol, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, chick flick
Plot: switching roles, teenager, high school, body swapping, battle of the sexes, gender bending, love and romance, parents and children, school, popularity, romance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hank and Mike (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two blue-collar Easter Bunnies get fired and try their hand at an assortment of odd jobs, failing at each. Fighting depression, debt and eventually each other, their lives start to unravel until they realize that without their job they are nothing.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, dark humor, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: easter bunny, easter, buddies, social misfits, friendship, fish out of water, unemployment, misfit, partners, couples, friends, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 71K
Kate & Leopold (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When her scientist ex-boyfriend discovers a portal to travel through time -- and brings back a 19th-century nobleman named Leopold to prove it -- a skeptical Kate reluctantly takes responsibility for showing Leopold the 21st century. The more time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, fairy tale, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, manners, destiny, romance, love and romance, disorder, supernatural, fall in love, portal, supernatural romance, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century, future, contemporary, victorian era ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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: not serious, humorous, surreal, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: first sex, changing the past or future, imaginary, drugs/alcohol, small town, looking for sex, teenage life, youth, buddies, obsession, friendship, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 159K
Ted 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he's a person in a court of law.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, comic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teddy bear, toy comes to life, buddies, odd couple, friends, drugs/alcohol, adoption, happy ending, courthouse, sperm bank, family problems, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: humorous, funny, romantic, absurd, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, couple relations, crumbling marriage, nothing goes right, island, couples therapy, resort, romance, farce, marriage, divorce, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tahiti, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 15K
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: talky, humorous, clever, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: reincarnation, fish out of water, guru, battle of the sexes, switching roles, change, gender, love and romance, couples, disorder, nothing goes right, womanizer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 324K
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, gross out humor, funny, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: opposites attract, couple relations, pregnancy, parenthood, casual sex, love and romance, responsibility, lifestyle change, character change, one-night stand, unplanned pregnancy, unwed pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 48K
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, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drug abuse, buddies, youth, farce, college, drug dealing, marijuana, goofy hero, cannabis, pot, pimp ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 1K
Sol Goode (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sol Goode, a charismatic L.A. twenty-something, has always relied on charm, good looks, and fast talk to glide through life. But his luck may have run out; faced with eviction from his hipster apartment, totaling his car, and the threat of having to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, eviction, buddies, romance, couple relations, looking for love, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, friends, self discovery, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 13K
Sorority Boys (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends who head the Social Committee in a frat house, called KOK (Kappa Omicron Kappa), are charged with stealing money their fraternity has been saving for a cocktail cruise at the end of the semester, the one that guarantees them a spot at ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: cross dressing, hidden identity, student life, sorority, college, gender bending, buddies, farce, comedy of errors, fish out of water, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
12 Wishes of Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman whose dog was taken by her landlord follows her life coach's instructions to make 12 wishes for a better future, and watches in surprise as each of those wishes comes true in this Christmas fantasy for the entire family. Laura was ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: love and romance, wish come true, hopes, life turned upside down, fall in love, workplace, christmas, family, disorder, best friends, pets, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%