Movies like Company Man

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Company Man (2000)
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Company Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in the 1960's, a school teacher pretends to be a CIA spy to get his nagging wife off his back. He helps a Russian ballet dancer defect and is then sent to Cuba to locate "Agent X" for the CIA.
Style: humorous, light, funny, satirical, parody, clever, unusual plot structure, melancholic, surreal, absurd ...
Plot: secrets, farce, politics, hidden identity, revolution, political unrest, government agency, amateur detective, spy, satire, espionage, catastrophe, adventure, gangsters, twists and turns, family, hitman, writers, assassin, death, betrayal, cold war, justice, fantasy world, brutality ...
Time: 60s
Place: cuba, new york, usa, latin america

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Most similar movies to Company Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, melancholic, realistic and unusual plot structure films with plots about dialogue, catastrophe, fantasy world, storytelling, first contact, mentor and brutality mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Company Man: Car 54, Where Are You? (1994), Dead Tired (1994), A Good Man in Africa (1994), The Alarmist (1997), So Fine (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brash NYC policeman Officer Gunther Toody is partnered with stiff, by-the-book Officer Francis Muldoon to protect an important mafia witness prior to testifying against orgainzed crime in Brooklyn, all the while dealing with their personal lives, ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, clever, feel good ...
Plot: farce, hitman, reality, disaster, dreams, memory, happy ending, romance, camp, life philosophy, violent, alternate reality ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
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Dead Tired (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Stressed and overworked, famous French movie star Michel Blanc (Michel Blanc) is beginning to wear down, physically and mentally, from the pressure and demands of fame. Already in a fragile state of mind, strange events start to transpire all around ...
Style: absurd, light, talky, melancholic, humorous ...
Plot: french, dysfunctional family, twins, self discovery, disorder, actor's life, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, satire, cinema, screwball, sexualized violence ...
Time: 90s, 1920s, 70s
Place: paris france, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: TV child star of the '70s, Dickie Roberts is now 35 and parking cars. Craving to regain the spotlight, he auditions for a role of a normal guy, but the director quickly sees he is anything but normal. Desperate to win the part, Dickie hires a ...
Style: funny, humorous, touching, satirical, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: youth, childhood, culture clash, family relations, actor's life, nothing goes right, child prodigy, parents and children, family life, disorder, satire, family ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
A Good Man in Africa (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Morgan Leafy is a secretary to the British High Commissioner to an Africa nation. Leafy is a man that makes himself useful to his boss, the snobbish Arthur Fanshawe, who has no clue about what's going on around him, but who wants to use his ...
Style: humorous, sexy, visually appealing, entertaining, surreal ...
Plot: golf, political corruption, politics, doctors, male nudity, satire, british, adaptation, betrayal, destiny, catastrophe, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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The Alarmist (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young Tommy Hudler decides to become a security systems salesman, and is an instant success. Everything seems to be going great until he discovers there's more to this business and his boss Heinrich than he previously suspected.
Style: humorous, sexy, witty, light, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: satire, dark humor, greed, catastrophe, brutality, crime gone awry, culture clash, alternate reality, adaptation, first contact, murder, lone hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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So Fine (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While trying to get his father out of a financial jam, a man comes up with an idea that turns into an unexpected overnight financial fashion success - the bottomless pants.
Style: sexy, sex comedy, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, gangsters, fashion, chase, culture clash, catastrophe, brutality, alternate reality, adaptation, violence, violent, weapons ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: new york, israel, tokyo, usa, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two brothers who can feel each others' pain and pleasure mess up the French revolution.
Style: parody, humorous, talky, funny, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, weed, twins, adventure, mistaken identity, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, brutality, catastrophe, redemption, violence ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Steal Big Steal Little (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ruben and Robby are twin brothers, adopted by Mona, one of the wealthiest - and most eccentric - women in Santa Barbara. Ruben is devoted to Mona, but Robby is more devoted to her money. So when Mona leaves her fortune and estate to Ruben it starts ...
Style: bad ending, harsh, entertaining, clever, visually appealing ...
Plot: lawyer, vengeance, twins, lone hero, hotel, loneliness, radio, justice, corruption, male nudity, crime gone awry, adaptation ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: parody, humorous, clever, stylized, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: hollywood, greed, violence, insanity, culture clash, happy ending, guilt, writers, gangsters, adaptation, life philosophy, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Under the Rainbow (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In World War II era Los Angeles, the manager of the Culver Hotel leaves his nephew in charge for a weekend. The nephew changes the name to the Hotel Rainbow and overbooks with royalty, assassins, secret agents, Japanese tourists, and munchkins (from ...
Style: light, funny, feel good, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: farce, mistaken identity, spy, espionage, hotel, secret service, assassin, secret agents, disorder, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938
Place: california, los angeles, usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Blame It on the Bellboy (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Mike Lawton, Maurice Horton, and Melvin Orton are three men who come to Venice. One of them is a hit man sent to take out a mobster. Another is a lech looking for a little action with a woman he never met, whom he was set up with. And one of them ...
Style: humorous, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, mistaken identity, farce, torture, chase, vengeance, runaway, justice, stereotypes, mentor, gangsters, first contact ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Walk Like a Man (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a baby, Bobo gets separated from his family during a camping trip. After being raised by wild dogs for twenty years, Bobo is discovered by animal researcher Penny, who brings him back to his family and attempts to teach Bobo how to readjust to ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, sentimental, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, fish out of water, adventure, stupidity, misfit, getting home, self discovery, family life, family, death, sarcasm, destiny ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Stars and Bars (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henderson Dores (Daniel Day Lewis), a New York based art dealer from England, travels to Georgia to persuade patriarch, Harry Dean Stanton, to sell a Monet previously thought lost.
Style: humorous, melancholic, sex comedy, intense, thought provoking ...
Plot: culture clash, nudity (full frontal - brief), adventure, greed, police investigation, justice, redemption, catastrophe, hotel, runaway, lone hero, first contact ...
Time: 18th century, 80s
Place: new york, georgia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Sgt. Bilko (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The army is known for churning out lean mean fighting machines intent on protecting our great nation. Martin is the inexplicable the incorrigible the invicible sgt. Ernie bilko leader of a ragtag group of the sorriest soldiers ever to enlist in the ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: military, gambling, revenge, military base, camp, soldier, rivalry, disorder, cons and scams, childhood, con men, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, las vegas, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: To improve its relations with Muslim countries, the United States government sends comedian Albert Brooks to south Asia to write a report on what makes followers of Islam laugh.
Style: parody, funny, satirical, witty, clever ...
Plot: culture clash, politics, satire, sarcasm, farce, nothing goes right, society, actor's life, stand up comedian, islam, family, paranoia ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, middle east, egypt, new delhi, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Experts (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Travis and Wendell are two down-on-their-luck New Yorkers who think they're relocating to a small town in Nebraska to open a nightclub. What they don't know is they have actually been abducted by a KGB operative and flown to the Soviet ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, satirical, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cold war, kgb, adventure, espionage, happy ending, nightclub, missing person, culture clash, cons and scams, dishonesty, crimes, reluctant partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: ussr, usa, russia, new york, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Twelve Chairs (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A treasure hunt. An aging ex-nobleman of the Czarist regime has finally adjusted to life under the commisars in Russia. Both he and the local priest find that the family jewels were hidden in a chair, one of a set of twelve. They return separately ...
Style: satirical, stylized, talky, philosophical, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, treasure hunt, road trip, betrayal, mentor, corruption, greed, life philosophy, brutality, twists and turns, adventurer, odd couple ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: russia, ussr, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Mr. Wrong (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A single and lonely woman finds the seemingly perfect man to date, but soon regrets it when his deranged and possessive other personality emerges and worst still, she cannot convince anyone else of his Jekyll/Hyde true nature.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, sexy, scary ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, battle of the sexes, fall in love, lifestyle, mentally unstable, wooing, couple relations, dangerous attraction, dark humor, wedding, redemption, natural disaster ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Funny Farm (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chevy Chase stars as Andy Farmer, a sportswriter who moves with his schoolteacher wife Elizabeth (Madolyn Smith) to the country in order to write a novel in relative seclusion. Of course, seclusion is the last thing the Farmers find in the small, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, parody, light, social ...
Audience: kids, date night
Plot: small town, writers, chase, fish out of water, farce, snake, fish, first contact, fight scenes, fantasy world, revenge, mentor ...
Time: 80s
Place: vermont, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Head of State (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, the Democratic party unexpectedly picks a Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam (Rock) as his replacement .
Style: political, funny, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, usa president, farce, presidential election, stereotypes, state affairs, ambition, head of state, republican, fish out of water, satire, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois, nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hollywood comedian/actor Pauly Shore loses everything: his house, nobody in Hollywood wants to represent him, he moves back home with his mom and is now parking cars at the Comedy Store. Then one night when he's up in his mom's loft, a ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: death, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, dark humor, disorder, nothing goes right, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, ghost, cons and scams, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, paris france, europe, france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Live Virgin (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When your father is a pornographer, what can you do to shock him? If you're Katrina Bartalotti, you announce that you're going to lose your virginity -- live on the Internet, for the whole world to see.
Style: sexy, absurd, cynical, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sex, farce, revenge, film producer, media, teenage life, porn industry, artists and showbiz, parents and children, rebellion, virgin, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Couch Trip (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The escaped delinquent John W. Burns, Jr. replaces Dr. Maitlin on a radio show, saying he's the psychiatrist Lawrence Baird.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, visually appealing ...
Plot: radio, psychiatrist, mental illness, weapons, childhood, farce, family, dysfunctional family, disaster, satire, superhero, irreverent ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, new jersey, california, london, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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A Very Brady Sequel (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man claiming to be Carol Brady's long-lost first husband, Roy Martin, shows up at the suburban Brady residence one evening. An impostor, the man is actually determined to steal the Bradys' familiar horse statue, a $20-million ancient ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: satire, surfing, dysfunctional family, culture clash, family, kidnapping, television, camp, gangsters, vengeance, lone hero, catastrophe ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Krippendorf's Tribe (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After squandering his grant money, despondent and recently widowed anthropologist James Krippendorf must produce hard evidence of the existence of a heretofore undiscovered New Guinea tribe. Grass skirts, makeup, and staged rituals transform his ...
Style: humorous, absurd, feel good, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: farce, hoax, expedition, college, dishonesty, cons and scams, comedy of errors, switching roles, nothing goes right, embezzlement, jungle, single parent ...
Time: 18th century, 90s
Place: papua new guinea
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.2
 41K
Black Sheep (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When dignified Albert Donnelly runs for Governor, his team moves to keep his slow-witted and klutzy younger brother, Mike, out of the eye of the media. To baby-sit Mike, the campaign assigns sarcastic Steve, who gets the experience of a lifetime ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, political, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: political satire, sarcasm, political campaign, corruption, friends, parents and children, political conspiracy, partners, road trip, politics, political candidate, brothers ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.4
 47K
The Boss (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A titan of industry is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.
Style: humorous, absurd, parody, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing
Plot: business, betrayal, women, redemption, stereotypes, adaptation, greed, stupidity, foul language, fired from the job, mentor, farce ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Rude Awakening (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the later 1960s, two hippies are forced to leave their friends as they are wanted by the FBI, who sees them as criminals. They hide in the jungle for 20 years, secluded from the outside world. In the later 1980s, the find out that a secret war is ...
Style: humorous, suspense, clever, satirical, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, hippie, marijuana, fish, brainwashing, redemption, chase, brutality, vietnam war, catastrophe, transformation, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
School for Scoundrels (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young guy short on luck, enrolls in a class to build confidence to help win over the girl of his dreams, which becomes complicated when his teacher has the same agenda.
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, rivalry, loser, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, teachers and students, cons and scams, low self esteem, gang, traffic policeman, gangsters, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: parody, humorous, funny, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virginity, stupidity, absurdism, family, teenage life, youth, misfit, buddies, looking for sex, disorder, justice, camp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%