Movies like The Change-Up

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The Change-Up (2011)
 6.3
 154K
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, funny, absurd, entertaining, not serious, captivating, sexy, melancholic, harsh, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: body swapping, couple relations, life turned upside down, fish out of water, womanizer, buddies, lawyer, switching roles, disorder, love and romance, friends, transformation, marriage, jealousy, lifestyle change, change, singleness, responsibility, parenthood, family relations, couples, lifestyle, sexual activity, drinking, law firm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 idiotic films with plots about dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, culture clash, storytelling, runaway and chase 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), Grown Ups (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
 122K
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, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: infidelity, womanizer, women, friendship, unfaithful husband, friends, revenge, couple relations, cheating, disorder, unlikely partners, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.9
 68K
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, funny, dark humor, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, college, youth, young people, college life, birthday, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, buddies, plan gone awry, disorder, debauchery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, medical school, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 396K
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, talky ...
Plot: boss and employee, dentist, obnoxious boss, unlikely criminals, plan gone awry, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, power relations, revenge, workplace problem, humiliation, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 533K
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: funny, humorous, not serious, witty, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: odd couple, friends, party, buddies, toy comes to life, friendship, teddy bear, couple relations, lifestyle change, adolescence vs adulthood, adulthood, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, year 1985, 2010s ...
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 208K
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, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: reunion, vacation, friendship, family relations, eccentric family, family life, friends, disorder, children, lake or river, stupidity, arrow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, 2010s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 113K
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, light, entertaining, sexual ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: marital problem, couple relations, looking for sex, wife husband relationship, friends, husband wife relationship, midlife crisis, infidelity, masturbation, adultery, marriage, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.9
 257K
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: teens, date night
Plot: dishonesty, birthday, workaholic, second chance, parenthood, farce, introspection, family values, family problems, family relations, fish out of water, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, sexual attraction, friendship, buddies, couple relations, sexual activity, party, reunion, sexual exploration, high school reunion, strong sexual content, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
Office Christmas Party (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, India
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, absurd ...
Plot: christmas party, stupidity, office, plan, ceo, wild party, workplace, brother sister relationship, party, debauchery, mayhem, fired ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 663K
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, memory loss, buddies, nothing goes right, disorder, friendship between men, plan gone awry, investigation, drugs/alcohol, stupidity, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, romance, true love, love and romance, ghost, supernatural, introspection, wedding, lovers reunited, sexism, love, mentor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, hawaii, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 84K
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, funny, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: prom, teenage life, body swapping, switching roles, high school, gender bending, cheerleading, high school life, love and romance, rivalry, friends, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 1st century b.c., 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 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, redemption, murder, gender, gays and lesbians, fish out of water, vengeance, women, investigation, womanizer, frame up ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.4
 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, semi serious, feel good, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: date night
Plot: reincarnation, mistaken identity, afterlife, fall in love, couple relations, supernatural, disorder, supernatural romance, fish out of water, back from the dead, millionaire, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new zealand, new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 49K
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, feel good, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drug abuse, youth, buddies, farce, drug dealing, college, goofy hero, marijuana, lifestyle, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, sister sister relationship, comet, fish out of water, teenage life, family, self discovery, sibling relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 35K
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: hotel, insurance, friendship, social awkwardness, goofy hero, friends, buddies, disorder, fish out of water, misfit, drinking, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin, iowa, las vegas, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, date night, teen comedy, chick flick, kids
Plot: teenager, body swapping, switching roles, love and romance, high school, gender bending, battle of the sexes, school, popularity, parents and children, romance, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 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: humorous, clever, talky, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: reincarnation, guru, battle of the sexes, fish out of water, body swapping, love and romance, gender, disorder, couples, nothing goes right, switching roles, womanizer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, crumbling marriage, couple relations, island, resort, nothing goes right, farce, couples therapy, marriage, couples, romance, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tahiti, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 69K
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, road movie, light, entertaining ...
Plot: hippie, couple relations, couples, hopes, lifestyle, starting over, fish out of water, disorder, drugs/alcohol, husband wife relationship, commune, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: hip hop, dancer's life, follow your dream, contests and competitions, love triangle, lifestyle, rivalry, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 83K
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, friendship, party, workplace romance, employer employee relationship, waiter, speaking german, screaming, chef, workplace, petty job, confrontation with superior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 127K
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, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, couple relations, grownups, friends, social relations, family relations, disorder, family life, buddies, eccentric family, couples, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: witty, humorous, not serious, sexual, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: easter, easter bunny, unemployment, working class, couple relations, love and romance, crimes, social misfits, boss and employee, misfit, dysfunctional family, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, wedding, best man, love and romance, disorder, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, 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: humorous, surreal, sexy, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: first sex, drugs/alcohol, looking for sex, platonic, sexual dysfunction, imaginary, changing the past or future, high school, virginity, youth, obsession, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
What's Your Number? (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ally Darling (Anna Faris) is realizing she's a little lost in life. Her latest romance has just fizzled out, and she's just been fired from her marketing job. Then she reads an eye-opening magazine article that warns that 96 percent of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, light, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love and romance, true love, supportive friend, looking for love, casual sex, womanizer, wedding preparations and rituals, ex couple relations, friendship, neighbor neighbor relationship, sexual relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, realistic, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, nothing goes right, friendship, workplace, disorder, partners, buddies, unlikely criminals, twists & turns, stupidity, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 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: sexual, humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, group of friends, dishonesty, obsessive quest, couples, gender, lifestyle, love triangle, gambling, cons and scams, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%