Movies like Drillbit Taylor

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Drillbit Taylor (2008)
 5.7
 61K
Drillbit Taylor (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three kids hire a low-budget bodyguard to protect them from the playground bully, not realising he is just a homeless beggar and petty thief looking for some easy cash.
Style: humorous, melancholic, not serious, funny, feel good, entertaining, clever, satirical, buddy movie, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, nerd, teacher, friendship, youth, high school life, teenager, bodyguard, bullying, homeless, unlikely friendships, self defense, vengeance, protector, parent child relationship, adult child friendship, loser, young heroes, cheerleading, virginity, friends, boss, revenge, school, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, los angeles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, realistic and entertaining films with plots about dialogue, storytelling, mentor, runaway, stereotypes, catastrophe and teenager mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Drillbit Taylor: Project X (2012), The New Guy (2002), Barely Lethal (2015), Mean Girls (2004), Kindergarten Cop (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Project X (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three high school seniors throw a party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.
Style: ridiculous, teen sex comedy, humorous, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: party, teenager, high school, when the parents are away, adolescence, youth, teenage life, student, friends, buddies, popularity, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey, usa, los angeles, pasadena california
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The New Guy (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison has finally gotten lucky -- after purposely getting expelled, he takes lessons in 'badass cool' from a convict and enrolls at a new school. But can he keep up the ruse?
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, parody, not serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: high school, teenager, bullying, teenage love, friendship, stereotypes, cheerleading, starting over, high school life, goofy hero, misfit, buddies ...
Time: 80s, contemporary
Place: austin texas, texas, los angeles
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Barely Lethal (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 16-year-old international assassin yearning for a "normal" adolescence fakes her own death and enrolls as a senior in a suburban high school. She quickly learns that being popular can be more painful than getting water-boarded.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, ironic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, teenage life, youth, female agent, female spy, adolescence, high school life, hidden identity, tough girl, undercover, high school, child spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, moscow russia, berlin germany, chechnya
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.1
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Mean Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.
Style: light, feel good, funny, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, popularity, teenage girl, teenage life, high school life, fish out of water, adolescence, school, popular girl, vengeance, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
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Kindergarten Cop (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time protecting the man's young son. Pitted against a class of boisterous ...
Style: light, humorous, funny, sincere, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: fish out of water, mischievous children, teacher, kindergarten, small town, children, police investigation, bullying, working undercover, chase, police, undercover ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1990, 90s
Place: california, oregon, plymouth, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 231K
Role Models (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two salesmen trash a company truck on an energy drink-fueled bender. Upon their arrest, the court gives them a choice: do hard time or spend 150 service hours with a mentorship program. After one day with the kids, however, jail doesn't look ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: farce, lifestyle change, community service, dimwit, adolescence, friends, teaching the ways of the world, mentor, youth, character change, friendship, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 388K
Easy A (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school ...
Style: feel good, teen sex comedy, sexy, witty, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, coming of age, teenage girl, youth, high school life, teenage life, adolescence, teenage love, love and romance, classmate, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s
Place: california, xian, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 552K
21 Jump Street (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are ...
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, buddy comedy, parody ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: high school, undercover cop, working undercover, high school life, partners against crime, geek, party, buddy cop, drug dealer, police investigation, friendship, sarcasm ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, year 2012 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.4
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The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: feel good, funny, ridiculous, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, school, high school life, youth, teenage life, adolescence, friendship, coming of age, stereotypes, high school student, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 147K
Starsky & Hutch (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Join uptight David Starsky and laid-back Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson as they're paired for the first time as undercover cops. The new partners must overcome their differences to solve an important case with help from street informant Huggy ...
Style: humorous, funny, buddy movie, parody, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: buddy cop, car chase, cocaine, police, police investigation, police officer, crimes, undercover, drugs, gangsters, police detective, drug lord ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 374K
22 Jump Street (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the ...
Style: buddy comedy, parody, funny, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, high school, dimwit, friendship, police, police investigation, undercover, teenager, farce, police officer, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, new orleans, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Pineapple Express (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, absurd, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: marijuana, stoners, friendship, drugs, stoner, witnessing a crime, stupidity, drug trip, weed, buddies, chase, immature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1937, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
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Sugar & Spice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When Jack and Diane find themselves in an unexpected adult situation, the A-Squad comes to their rescue. In order to help their friend Diane, the A-Squad goes where no cheerleader has gone before: taking on a little after-school project known as ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sexy, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
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Time: 80s, contemporary
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
Style: feel good, light, funny, humorous, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, chick flick ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, california, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Central Intelligence (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.
Style: buddy comedy, funny, buddy movie, entertaining, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, spy, cia, high school reunion, bully, friendship, muscleman, high school, accountant, school, computer cracker, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, year 2016, 2010s, year 1996
Place: new jersey, maryland, boston, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 571K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: teen sex comedy, funny, sex comedy, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: teenager, high school, nerd, party, coming of age, adolescence, youth, teenage life, dumb, pig, loss of virginity, looking for sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 21K
The Hard Way (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. ...
Style: humorous, talky, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: buddy cop, serial killer, movie star, police investigation, crimes, odd couple, police, fish out of water, justice, undercover cop, amateur detective, dual identity ...
Time: 90s, future, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 309K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: funny, not serious, entertaining, humorous, parody ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fraternity, youth, stupidity, neighbor neighbor relationship, party, college, plan gone awry, high school, satire, friendship, rivalry, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 1930s, 70s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.6
 26K
Jawbreaker (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 3 of Reagan High School's most popular girls pretend to kidnap their friend by shoving a jawbreaker into the victim's mouth to keep her from screaming. Their plan goes awry when the girl swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. Now the ...
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, sexy, parody ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, teenager, dark humor, prom, popularity, fashion, popular girl, murder, accidental killing, bullying, friendship, prank ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Suck Me Shakespeer (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A comedy that follows an ex-con who lands a position at a school that sits over the spot where money from one of his earlier robberies was stashed.
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, not serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teacher, high school life, high school, teachers and students, fish out of water, school, robbery, romance, cons and scams, crimes, love story, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s, 18th century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Three O'Clock High (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A high school nerd, Jerry Mitchell (Siemaszko) is assigned to write a piece for the school paper about new boy Buddy Revell (Tyson), who is rumored to be a psychopathic nutcase. When Jerry accidentally touches Buddy, he says that they must fight in ...
Style: feel good, clever, humorous, funny, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, bully, bullying, teenager, showdown, fistfight, psychopath, brother sister relationship, courage, juvenile delinquent, panic, unlikely hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 103K
Heathers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl who halfheartedly tries to be part of the "in crowd" of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics: by killing the popular kids.
Style: witty, sexy, cynical, dark, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: high school, suicide, dark humor, murderous pair, murder, teenage life, teenage love, insanity, coming of age, sociopath, teenage girl, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
30 Minutes or Less (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...
Style: humorous, funny, twists and turns, ridiculous, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, race against time, heist, bank robbery, pizza delivery boy, unlikely criminal, redemption, stereotypes, creativity, buddies, heist gone wrong, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 6.3
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Sky High (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, exciting, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, high school, young heroes, friendship, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, family, heroes, good versus evil, coming of age, teenage superhero, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.1
 51K
Hot Pursuit (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An uptight by-the-book cop must protect the widow of a drug boss from crooked cops and gunmen.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, sexy, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: policewoman, on the run, chase, police corruption, police, odd couple, friendship, police detective, gangsters, organized crime, corruption, drug cartel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, san antonio texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, talky, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, high school, teenager, friendship, election, high school life, adolescence, bullying, teenage life, misfit, goofy hero, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: idaho, usa, utah, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 63K
Half Baked (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.
Style: funny, humorous, twists and turns, thought provoking, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, weed, drugs, friendship between men, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), stoner, drug addict, hip hop, addiction, stupidity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 114K
Ride Along (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For the past two years, high-school security guard Ben has been trying to show decorated APD detective James that he's more than just a video-game junkie who's unworthy of James' sister, Angela. When Ben finally gets accepted into the ...
Style: buddy comedy, funny, humorous, exciting, ridiculous ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: two man army, gangsters, police officer, escapades, police, gunfight, car chase, partners, law enforcement, buddy cop, kidnapping, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Hollywood Homicide (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Joe Gavilan (Harrison Ford) and his new partner K. C. Calden (Josh Hartnett), are detectives on the beat in Tinseltown. Neither one of them really wants to be a cop, Gavilan moonlights as a real estate broker, and Calden is an aspiring actor ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, police investigation, hollywood, partners against crime, chase, hip hop, crimes, gunfight, reluctant partners, law enforcement, odd couple, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 134K
Let's Be Cops (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted “heroes” get tangled in ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: impersonating a police officer, buddy cop, friendship between men, partners against crime, corruption, investigation, surveillance, happy ending, mistaken identity, fighting crime, partners, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%