Movies like City Slickers

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City Slickers (1991)
 6.7
 46K
City Slickers (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: New York meets the west in this comedy starring Billy Crystal. Three New York business men decide to take a 'Wild West' vacation that turns out to not be the relaxing vacation they had envisioned.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light, touching, realistic, stylized, semi serious, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adventure, fish out of water, cattle drive, friendship, midlife crisis, cowboy, buddies, vacation, radio, rain, bittersweet, on the road, friends, misfit, partners, self discovery, hopes, rainy, escapades, yuppie, disorder, unfulfillment, once in a lifetime opportunity, overbearing, profanity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, spain, colorado, new mexico, mexico

Most similar movies to City Slickers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and melancholic films with plots about friendship, friends, runaway, fantasy world, brutality, catastrophe and mentor mostly in Comedy, Western and Drama genres. Some movies like City Slickers: Night Shift (1982), The Villain (1979), My Giant (1998), The Cowboy Way (1994), The Big Year (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: On Mitch Robbins 40th birthday begins quite well until he returns home and finds his brother Glen, the black sheep of the family, in his sofa. Nevertheless he is about to have a wonderful birthday-night with his wife when he discovers a treasure map ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, contemplative, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, friendship, map, gold, gold bar, birthday, midlife crisis, adventure, buddies, disorder, twins, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 13K
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, witty, semi serious, light, talky ...
Plot: prostitution, pimp, friendship, nightshift, morgue, nightlife, misfit, cons and scams, fish out of water, buddies, goofy hero, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 6K
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: humorous, feel good, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, chase, cowboy, escapades, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, explosion, glue, train, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.0
 6K
My Giant (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Billy Crystal plays a Hollywood agent who stumbles upon Max, a giant living in Romania, and tries to get him into the movies.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, tall man, monastery, artists and showbiz, showbiz, giant, unlikely friendships, destiny, actor's life, buddies, friends, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, usa, las vegas, europe, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Cowboy Way (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar who went missing there.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: cowboy, friendship, chase, missing person, outlaw gang, odd couple, fish out of water, crimes, rivalry, disorder, buddies, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, usa, latin america, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 41K
The Big Year (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three fanatical bird-watchers spend an entire year competing to spot the highest number of species as El Nino sends an extraordinary variety of rare breeds flying up into the U.S., but they quickly discover that there are more important things than ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, scenic, light ...
Plot: friendship, obsession, birds, rivalry, ambition, midlife crisis, animal life, competition, marital problem, newlyweds, eccentricity, airplane ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: alaska, usa, china, new jersey, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 11K
Forget Paris (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, basketball, referee, romance, couple relations, family problems, couples, profanity, bittersweet, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 14K
Fathers' Day (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After Scott has a fight with his father and runs away and when his father refuses to go after him. His mother, Collette, then goes to one of her former boyfriends, Jack, a lawyer, and tells him that he's her son's real father. Jack ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: missing child, odd couple, friendship, misfit partners, parents and children, parenthood, family relations, on the road, family problems, teenage life, disorder, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, san francisco, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Frisco Kid (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked by con men to pay for the trip to go west, then they leave him and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, touching, clever ...
Plot: rabbi, fish out of water, old west, bank robber, heist, crimes, partners, friendship, culture clash, buddies, disorder, polish ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, 20th century, 1850s
Place: california, san francisco, poland, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, disorder, buddies, crime gone awry, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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%
 5.0
 1K
Pretty Bird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor, exciting ...
Plot: disorder, americana, friendship, friends, unemployment, partners, buddies, desire for fame, unfulfillment, obsessive quest, experimenting, nasa ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Two Tickets to Paradise (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three guys on the verge of forty begin to realize all the best things in their lives happened before they were twenty. A spontaneous road trip adventure gives them a chance to balance the ledger
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: midlife crisis, friendship, self discovery, ambition, follow your dream, road trip, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood, adventure, escapades, new life, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mr. Saturday Night (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Buddy Young was the comic's comic, beloved by everyone. Now, playing to miniscule crowds in nursing homes, it seems like everybody but Buddy realizes that he should retire. As Buddy looks for work in show business, he realizes that the rest of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Plot: showbiz, comedian, ambition, actor's life, desire for fame, family life, aging, show business, talent agent, rise and fall, rise to the top, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 66K
Three Amigos (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parody, village, heroes, rescue, actor, farce, fish out of water, friendship, disorder, buddies, gang, danger ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Breaking the Rules (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two friends take their dying buddy on one last road trip.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: youth, friendship, wish come true, life is a bitch, profanity, bittersweet, tragic hero, self discovery, reunion, homecoming, unfulfillment, hopes ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 413
Feed the Fish (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Follows the journey of Joe Peterson, a burned out children's book writer who's approaching a midlife crisis.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, midlife crisis, disorder, writer's life, unfulfillment, parents and children, fall in love, friendship, lifestyle, misfit, small town life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 1K
The Rounders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben (Glenn Ford) and Marion (Henry Fonda) are two cowboys who make a meager living breaking wild horses. Their frequent employer Jim (Chill Wills), who always gets the better of them, talks them into taking a nondescript horse in lieu of some of ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, buddy comedy, buddy movie
Plot: horse, contests and competitions, animal training, friends, ambition, animal life, buddies, partners, workplace, hopes, on the road, thrown from a horse ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: nevada, usa, phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 6.6
 4K
Party Girl (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Although Mary has little income, she still finds ways to spend her nights at clubs. After being arrested for throwing an illegal rave, she asks her aunt Judy for bail money. Judy then finds Mary a job at her library so that Mary can repay her. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, offbeat, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: friendship, lebanese, library, party, librarian, coming of age, couples, disorder, nightlife, romance, fall in love, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Out-of-Towners (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The remake of the 1970 Neil Simon comedy follows the adventures of a couple, Henry and Nancy Clark, vexed by misfortune while in New York City for a job interview.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, light, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: job seeking, nothing goes right, family problems, disorder, midlife crisis, renewed love, fish out of water, sex addict, heist, couples, adventure, happy ending ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, ohio, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A "prequel" of sorts to "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," chronicling the two outlaws' lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.
Style: exciting, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal, gunfight, outlaw, americana, criminal heroes, chases and races, adventure, crimes, friends, old west, heist, buddies ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Catechism Cataclysm (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Father William Smoortser drops his bible into a toilet at a rest stop just before embarking on a day-long canoe trip, breaking loose all glorious hell.
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: clergy, on the road, self discovery, buddies, society, disorder, friendship, nothing goes right, escapades, priest, religion, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Born in East L.A. (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rudy, an American of Hispanic descent, whose south-of-the-border looks show him no mercy during an immigration raid in a migrant worker factory. As his luck goes, he is caught with neither money nor his ID and is deported to Mexico - without ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: mistaken identity, deportation, immigrants, mexican, fish out of water, culture clash, parody, misfit, false accusation, disorder, dishonesty, interracial relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Opportunity Knocks (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Lou are a couple of two-bit con men on the lam from a loan shark. They hide out in someone's house and they hear on the answering machine that (A) the owner of the house is out of the country for a month or two and (B) the housesitter ...
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Plot: impostor, cons and scams, disorder, comedy of errors, crimes, mafia, love, con artists, house, friendship, adventure, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 9K
Celtic Pride (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The National Basketball Association play-offs are taking place, and the Boston Celtics are facing the Utah Jazz in a crucial series. This is also the last year that any games will be played in the Boston Garden, which is going to be torn down after ...
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, light, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, sport, basketball, missing person, unlikely criminals, partners, friends, buddies, ambition, confined, contests and competitions, basketball player ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Larger Than Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Motivational Speaker Jack Corcoran is determined to get his career off the ground, but the biggest gigs he can get are the ones nobody wants. Then one day, he receives a telegram that his circus clown father has passed away, and has left a ...
Style: feel good, light, funny, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, rescue, on the road, nothing goes right, animal life, goofy hero, fish out of water, inheritance, hitchhiker, elephant, adventure, animals ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Adventures of Serial Buddies (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gregory is a devout Catholic who wants to kill evil people in order to grant them safe passage to heaven, Gary is an assembly worker at a trophy shop who wants to kill potential trophy winners, Graham is Gary's intern who will do anything to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, silly humor, escapades, misfit partners, disorder, friends, buddies, journey, serial killer, partners, deadly, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ranch in CA to shoot a commercial, set against the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, road movie ...
Plot: on the road, hitchhiking, self discovery, obsessive quest, disorder, friendship, buddies, leadership, partners, friends, hidden identity, americana ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, oregon, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 112K
Wild Hogs (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Restless and ready for adventure, four suburban bikers leave the safety of their subdivision and head out on the open road. But complications ensue when they cross paths with an intimidating band of New Mexico bikers known as the Del Fuegos.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, road movie, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: road trip, midlife crisis, motorcycle gang, on the road, friendship, self discovery, buddies, motorcycle chase, adventurer, escapades, middle aged man, motorcycle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa, cincinnati ohio, pacific ocean, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana
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, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, culture clash, adventure, adventurer, disorder, nothing goes right, goofy hero, fish out of water, friendship, danger, rescue, airplane ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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