Movies like The Crazysitter

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The Crazysitter (1994)
 4.9
 308
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: prison escape, twins, family relations, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, nanny, mother daughter relationship, cigarette smoking, dominatrix, ex convict, husband wife relationship, shoplifting, odd couple, fraternal twins, vomiting, twin, child swearing

Most similar movies to The Crazysitter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, mother son relationship and parents and children mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like The Crazysitter: Logan Lucky (2017), Adult Beginners (2014), Four Letter Words (2000), American Girl (2002), Landline (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 125K
Logan Lucky (2017)
Genre: 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, tense, exciting, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: heist, racecar driver, prison escape, prison, father daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, money problems, prison riot, loss of job, prison warden, brother brother relationship, nascar ...
Time: 2010s
Place: north carolina, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Adult Beginners (2014)
Genre: 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, fish out of water, siblings relations, family relations, disorder, estrangement, self discovery, husband wife relationship, uncle nephew relationship, suburbs ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: party, beer, cigarette smoking, vomiting, shoplifting
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, dark humor, biting ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, teenage life, family gatherings, family problems, youth, single parent, human nature, siblings relations, social misfits, husband wife relationship, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 4K
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: captivating, entertaining, feel good, humorous
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, family problems, infidelity, teenager, lifestyle, deception, life turned upside down, parents and children, escapades, happy ending ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.0
 44K
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, melancholic, emotional, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, single parent, dysfunctional family, parents and children, eccentric family, youth, teenage life, living with parents, supportive parent, siblings relations, parenting ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: missouri, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Lemon Sisters (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three life-long friends work the bars in 1980s Atlantic City performing the songs of the 1960s girl groups.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: friends, friendship, artists and showbiz, gender, buddies, family relations, human nature, siblings relations, family life, female director, quiz, backstage ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The War with Grandpa (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sixth-grader Peter is pretty much your average kid—he likes gaming, hanging with his friends and his beloved pair of Air Jordans. But when his recently widowed grandfather Ed moves in with Peter’s family, the boy is forced to give up his most ...
Plot: friendship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, girl, love, boy, family relations, family feud, resentment, family conflict, room ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.2
 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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, parents and children, disorder, job seeking, coming of age, hopes, follow your dream, workplace, older man younger man relationship, graduation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 8.1
 41K
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, talky ...
Plot: mischievous children, friendship, funeral, on the road, orphan, great depression, girl, girl dressed as boy, odd couple, family relations, partners in crime, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 70s
Place: missouri, kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.4
 26K
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: disturbing, semi serious, suspenseful, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: parole, police brutality, probation, friendship between men, male friendship, gun violence, fight, witnessing a crime, family relations, danger, locker room, crying woman ...
Place: san francisco, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, feel good
Plot: starting over, going straight, crimes, love and romance, family relations, siblings relations, family life, fall in love, parole officer, warden, prison, release from prison ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, church, religions or cults, family problems, couples, society, physical appearance, parents and children, couple relations, gender, gays and lesbians, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: semi serious, enigmatic, captivating, light
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage boy, friendship, first kiss, grandmother grandson relationship, drummer, single father, photograph, drinking, architecture, father son relationship, memory, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: murder of family, child murder investigation, husband wife relationship, new identity, debt, dysfunctional marriage, child murder, domineering mother, runaway, murderer, matricide, filicide ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 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, dark humor ...
Plot: vandalism, vigilante, vigilantism, society, fighting the system, rivalry, losing-it hero, love and romance, satire, heroic mission, city life, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 421
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: psychological, humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: dysfunctional family, prodigy, family relations, parents and children, family life, eccentric family, family problems, couples, couple relations, youth, lifestyle, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, columnist, dual role, twin, mother daughter relationship, jealousy, sibling rivalry, funeral, loss of mother, dancing, diner ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, 1930s, 1940s, 70s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 122K
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: humorous, funny, idiotic, absurd, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, road trip, thief, crime, crimes, escapades, dishonesty, cons and scams, pretense, dumb, identity, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami, colorado, florida, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Father of Invention (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nearly a decade after a faulty product landed him in prison, an arrogant inventor is determined to restore his reputation and rebuild his fortune. But first, he has to convince his estranged daughter that he's worthy of a second chance.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: parents and children, inventions and discoveries, father daughter relationship, technology gone awry, family relations, redemption, disorder, nothing goes right, fish out of water, business, release from prison, wealth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Mini's First Time (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Desperate to be free from her drunken, unloving mother Diane, the beautiful, scheming young Mini seduces her stepfather Martin and soon convinces him to join her in a sadistic scheme to have Diane declared insane. But their conspiracy soon escalates ...
Style: twists and turns, dark humor, cynical, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, dysfunctional family, murder, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, teenage life, manipulations, manipulation, couples, rebelliousness, parents and children, lifestyle, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Head Of The Family (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man is delighted to hear that his wife is pregnant and he begins to prepare for the wonders of fatherhood. As time progresses along, the family grows larger with each successive child and the father feels his importance in the family has been ...
Plot: breast feeding, mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, father son relationship, anarchism, riot, evil man, sex, drifter, family relations, idealism, student ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: serious, realistic
Plot: coming of age, aging, orphan, family relations, juvenile delinquent, family, society, youth, kids in trouble, friends, family life, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: egypt, north carolina, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 21K
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: father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, instructor, cancer, drugs, alcohol, family relations, society, dishonesty, mentor, friendship, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sono Positivo (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Southern Italian family is suddenly faced with AIDS. One of them has it. Which friend or family member could have begun this cycle of infection? The characters include a vain housewife, her straight-laced husband, her gay brother, and her ...
Plot: gay, husband wife relationship, homosexual, gay brother, brother sister relationship, bisexual, aids, gay slur, gay interest, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 9K
Crooklyn (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: From Spike Lee comes this vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school-teacher, her stubborn jazz-musician husband and their five kids living in '70s Brooklyn.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parenthood, coming of age, family relations, parents and children, urban, single parent, family problems, school, teenage life, couple relations, black people ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Sleepwalker Killing (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mark Schall kills his mother-in-law and wounds his father-in-law in the middle of the night, then turns himself in. He claims, however, that he cannot remember the crime itself. His defense team finds evidence that suggests the crimes were committed ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, murder, lawyer, knife, crime scene, jury, arrest, letter, blood, hand bandage, pay phone, innocence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.2
 2K
Twister (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An oddball family on a Kansas farm are trapped in their farmhouse by an impending storm. The patriarch of the clan is a retired soda pop tycoon. He is currently dating a children's TV evangelist. Also living at the farm is his layabout daughter ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, contemplative, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, tornado, mental illness, family life, eccentric family, family gatherings, family problems, couples, dinner, brother sister relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Crazy in Alabama (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An abused wife heads to California to become a movie star while her nephew back in Alabama has to deal with a racially-motivated murder involving a corrupt sheriff.
Style: humorous, stylized, intense, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hopes, life is a bitch, society, murder, small town, journey, innocence lost, racism, hollywood, self defense, family relations, injustice ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1965
Place: alabama, usa, california, las vegas, new orleans ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Friedliche Zeiten (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Plot: hysteria, underdog, infidelity, cowardliness, sibling relationship, female director, family life, singing in a car, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, family dinner ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: east germany, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%