Movies like The Crazysitter

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The Crazysitter (1994)
 4.8
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The Crazysitter (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a petty criminal escapes from jail, she lays low by posing as a babysitter for two semmingly precious children. But when she decides to sell them for a quick profit, she gets more than she bargained for. A wildy clever family comedy in the tradition of "Home Alone" and "Mrs. Doubtfire".
Plot: youth, prison escape, twins, nanny, family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, ex convict, husband wife relationship, dominatrix, shoplifting, odd couple, fraternal twins, twin brother and sister, cigarette smoking, vomiting, child swearing, twin

Most similar movies to The Crazysitter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and suspense films with plots about family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family and parents and children mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like The Crazysitter: Four Letter Words (2000), Logan Lucky (2017), American Girl (2002), Landline (2017), Paper Moon (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Four Letter Words (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A study of the post-adolescent male psyche, Four Letter Words gives an often humorous but raw unadulterated look at the views, attitudes, and language of young men in suburban America. The film focuses on a dwindling summer night's party, at ...
Plot: shoplifting, party, beer, cigarette smoking, vomiting
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.0
 149K
Logan Lucky (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: heist, prison, prison escape, racecar driver, bartender, father daughter relationship, prison riot, stealing money, money problems, ex husband ex wife relationship, brother brother relationship, loss of job ...
Time: 2010s
Place: north carolina, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
American Girl (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A pregnant teenager is determined to leave her trailer park home with the hope of living a happy family life.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, suspense, biting ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, family gatherings, teenage life, dark humor, single parent, coming of age, youth, human nature, siblings relations, pregnant teenager ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 5K
Landline (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A teenager living with her sister and parents in Manhattan during the 1990s discovers that her father is having an affair.
Style: entertaining, feel good, humorous, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: teenager, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family problems, parents and children, self discovery, escapades, family relations, life turned upside down, lifestyle, infidelity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 47K
Paper Moon (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership.
Style: sentimental, road movie, touching, humorous, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: father daughter relationship, mischievous children, great depression, con artists, friendship, coming of age, girl, orphan, on the road, unlikely partners, odd couple, partners in crime ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 70s
Place: missouri, kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.0
 50K
Parenthood (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of the Buckman family and friends, attempting to bring up their children. They suffer/enjoy all the events that occur: estranged relatives, the "black sheep" of the family, the eccentrics, the skeletons in the closet, and the ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, emotional, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, brother brother relationship, father daughter relationship, family relations, family life, little boy, single mother, teenage girl, little girl ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: missouri, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Adult Beginners (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young, hipster entrepreneur crashes and burns on the eve of his company’s big launch. With his entire life in disarray, he leaves Manhattan to move in with his estranged pregnant sister, brother-in-law and three year-old nephew in the suburbs ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, feel good, realistic
Plot: nanny, pregnancy, life turned upside down, siblings relations, fish out of water, family relations, disorder, estrangement, self discovery, husband wife relationship, uncle nephew relationship, loser ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Crazy on the Outside (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A recently paroled ex-con who has trouble adjusting to the wacky normalcy of life outside of prison. He has spent the last three years behind bars after getting caught committing a crime and taking the rap for his much more dangerous pal.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light, feel good
Plot: starting over, going straight, crimes, love and romance, family relations, siblings relations, family life, fall in love, released from prison, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 32K
The Professor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Richard, a world-weary college professor is given a life-changing diagnosis and decides to throw all pretense and conventions to the wind and live his life as boldly and freely as possible with a biting sense of humor, a reckless streak, and a touch ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, touching, feel good, humorous
Plot: husband wife relationship, drugs, instructor, father daughter relationship, death, cancer, society, family relations, dishonesty, friendship, mentor, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 722
Smartass (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on true events (mostly), Freddie, a 15-year-old runaway becomes intimately acquainted with California’s “Murder City” after being released from jail, just shy of midnight. Absurdly self-reliant, completely broke and 120 miles away from ...
Style: bleak, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: runaway teen, gang, drugs, jail, drug use, teenage girl, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, struggle for survival, teenager, running away from home ...
Place: southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 31K
Blindspotting (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, Miles, work as movers, and when Collin witnesses a police shooting, the two men’s friendship is tested ...
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, disturbing, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: probation, parole, fight, cemetery, police, party, police brutality, friendship between men, witnessing a crime, family relations, truck, interracial friendship ...
Place: oakland california, las vegas, milwaukee wisconsin, colorado, bali ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Perfect Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kathleen Turner stars as suburban mother and devout Catholic Eileen Cleary, who has always kept up appearances. When she runs for the Catholic Woman of the Year title at her local parish, her final test is introducing her family to the board for the ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: dysfunctional family, lesbian, church, couples, family problems, religions or cults, physical appearance, couple relations, parents and children, society, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 2K
Sassy Pants (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Desperate to get out from under her overprotective mother, a home-schooled teen runs off to live with her dad, and forms a bond with his much-younger boyfriend.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, coming of age, dysfunctional family, older man younger man relationship, mother daughter relationship, family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, hopes, workplace, follow your dream, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The House of Tomorrow (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film tells futurist, architect, and inventor R. Buckminster Fuller's incredible story through two teens hoping to get laid, become punk gods, and survive high school.
Style: enigmatic, light, captivating, semi serious
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friendship, teenage boy, first kiss, single father, grandmother grandson relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, tour guide, memory, architecture, father son relationship, painting ...
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
American History X (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two thugs who tried to break into/steal his truck. Through his brother, Danny Vineyard's narration, we learn that before going to prison, Derek was a skinhead and the leader ...
Style: rough, cerebral, tense, serious, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, skinhead, racism, gang, crimes, juvenile delinquency, rape, neo nazi, nazism, racial slur, youth, racial prejudice ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 3K
Father Hood (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Deadbeat dad kidnaps his kids from the bus to an abusive foster home and they go on a run. The cops are after them, they bicker constantly and his idea of a way out is grim, yet this dangerous ride might just turn them into a family.
Style: humorous, twists and turns, melancholic, intense, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: kidnapping, chase, heist, father daughter relationship, convict, reporter, road trip, criminal, highway, lone hero, weapons, life & death ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mothers of the Bride (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jenna is getting married, her mother is delighted until Jenna announces she wants to find her birth mother.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: mother, relationships, love affair, family, search for mother, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, married couple, couple relations, family relations, foster home ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 32K
Tangerine (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It's Christmas Eve in Tinseltown and Sin-Dee is back on the block. Upon hearing that her pimp boyfriend hasn't been faithful during the 28 days she was locked up, the working girl and her best friend, Alexandra, embark on a mission to get ...
Style: disturbing, harsh, humorous, enigmatic, talky ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lgbt, friendship, christmas, christmas eve, prostitute, transsexual, transsexuality, infidelity, sex, hollywood, prostitution, taxi ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 4K
Noise (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man who is being driven crazy by the noise in New York City decides to take vigilante action against it.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever, psycho film ...
Plot: vandalism, vigilante, arrest, anger, vigilantism, society, satire, love and romance, rivalry, losing-it hero, fighting the system, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.9
 455
Raising Genius (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film is about a boy who locks himself in the bathroom to work out math equations on the shower wall. The boy has obsessive compulsive parents. The boy is obsessed with a cheerleader named Lacy, who lives across the street from.
Style: semi serious, realistic, psychological, humorous, teen comedy ...
Plot: genius, dysfunctional family, family relations, prodigy, family problems, couples, youth, lifestyle, society, parents and children, couple relations, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Take My Advice:  The Ann and Abby Story (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Biography of feuding advice columnist twins, Ann Landers and Abby Van Buren, starts with their early lives in Sioux City, Iowa when they were known as Esther and Pauline through their double wedding and follows them into their columnist successes. ...
Plot: twins, sibling relationship, dancing, plastic surgery, loss of mother, award ceremony, cemetery, high school reunion, vietnam war, wedding ceremony, unfaithful husband, jealousy ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, 60s, 70s
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Automatic Hate (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Davis Green's (Joseph Cross) alluring young cousin Alexis (Adelaide Clemens) appears on his doorstep one night, he discovers that a side of his family has been kept secret from him. Against his father’s wishes, Davis travels to rural, ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: brother sister incest, cousin cousin relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, brother brother conflict, family reunited, open ending, sister sister relationship, dark secret, family secret, memory, burial, brother sister relationship ...
Place: new york state, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 134K
Identity Thief (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When a mild-mannered businessman learns his identity has been stolen, he hits the road in an attempt to foil the thief -- a trip that puts him in the path of a deceptively harmless-looking woman.
Style: funny, road movie, absurd, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: road trip, nothing goes right, stupidity, con woman, crimes, identity, sarcasm, dumb, female criminal, male female friendship, escapades, foul language ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa, colorado, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 266K
Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Loving but irresponsible dad Daniel Hillard, estranged from his exasperated spouse, is crushed by a court order allowing only weekly visits with his kids. When Daniel learns his ex needs a housekeeper, he gets the job -- disguised as an English ...
Style: feel good, light, touching, funny, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick, teens ...
Plot: cross dressing, family, nanny, comedy of errors, divorce, kids and family, children, family relations, gender bending, hidden identity, custody battle, parenthood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
See You in Valhalla (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After the bizarre death of her brother, Johana Burwood must return home after four years, to face her strange siblings, her out of touch father and her very touchy past.
Style: humorous, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: family problems, parents and children, brother sister relationship, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, family secret, family life, confronting the past, relationships, dysfunctional family, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 951
Down Under (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy set during the aftermath of the Cronulla riots, it is the story of two carloads of hotheads from both sides of the fight destined to collide.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense, rough ...
Plot: racial slur, chase, mother daughter relationship, violence, australian, police, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, rapper, tattoo, car wash, racism ...
Place: new south wales, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Judgment Day: The John List Story (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The pious John List regularly goes to church and is respected by his neighbours. But one day the police finds his wife Helen and their three children slayed in their house - obviously by John, who left two letters for the police and his priest and ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, child abuse, police, church, murder, runaway, fired from the job, husband wife relationship, murderer, child murder investigation, murder of family ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Walking Across Egypt (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film follows the life of Mattie Rigsbee (Ellen Burstyn), an elderly woman who believes in strong religious convictions. The film explores the lonely qualities of life for senior citizens after their children leave as adults. Judge Reinhold and ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: family, belief in god, juvenile delinquent, family relations, aging, orphan, coming of age, kids in trouble, friends, youth, elderly, hopes ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, egypt, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Friedliche Zeiten (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Summer 1968. It has been seven years since the Striesow family fled the GDR to a quiet suburb in West Germany. But Irene, the mother, does not support her situation as a housewife. Especially since Dieter, her husband, is absent more and more. Their ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, family life, sibling relationship, underdog, infidelity, hysteria, cowardice, brother brother relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, adultery ...
Time: 60s
Place: west germany, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Anywhere But Here (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the Mona Simpson novel, single mother Adele August is bad with money, and even worse when it comes to making decisions. Her straight-laced daughter, Ann, is a successful high school student with Ivy League aspirations. When ...
Style: sexy, touching, feel good, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, women, teen angst, teenager, bittersweet, small town, mother, friendship, teenage girl, single mother, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: los angeles, california, beverly hills, usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%