Movies like Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay

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Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
 6.6
 122K
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Having satisfied their urge for White Castle, Harold and Kumar jump on a plane to catch up with Harold's love interest, who's headed for the Netherlands. But the pair must change their plans when Kumar is accused of being a terrorist. Rob Corddry also stars in this wild comedy sequel that follows the hapless stoners' misadventures as they try to avoid being captured by the Department of Homeland Security.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty, exciting, gross out humor, funny, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, odd couple, on the road, danger, president, girlfriend, marijuana, airplane, college, friendship, racism, incest, roommate, interrogation, arrest, escape, nothing goes right, buddies, terrorist, politics, on the run, stupidity, chases and races, friends, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: cuba, alabama, florida, texas, latin america, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and funny films with plots about disorder, friends, buddies, dialogue, catastrophe, storytelling and mentor mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Crime genres. Some movies like Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay: Road Trip (2000), Pineapple Express (2008), Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001), Vegas, Baby (2006), Senior Trip (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sometimes, it takes a strange night to put everything else into focus. And that's exactly what happens to Harold and his roommate, Kumar, when they set out to get the best stoner fix money can buy: White Castle hamburgers. Both guys are at a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, nothing goes right, marijuana, road trip, on the road, stoner, police chase, fast food, one night, pot smoking, racial slur, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, amsterdam, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 145K
Road Trip (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four friends take off on an 1800 mile road trip to retrieve an illicit tape mistakenly mailed to a girl friend.
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: on the road, nothing goes right, road trip, college, dorm room, sperm donor, sperm bank, sex tape, stoner, male virgin, sexism, school bus ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, cross country, austin texas, new york state, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six years have elapsed since Guantanamo Bay, leaving Harold and Kumar estranged from one another with very different families, friends and lives. But when Kumar arrives on Harold's doorstep during the holiday season with a mysterious package in ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stoners, christmas, holiday, buddies, vulgarity, christmas tree, reunion, disorder, postmodernism, adventure, obsessive quest, beer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, talky, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, marijuana, friendship, witnessing a crime, stupidity, chases and races, bonding, immature, stoner, witness, lollipop, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s, year 1937
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Jay and Silent Bob learn that their comic-book alter egos, Bluntman and Chronic, have been sold to Hollywood as part of a big-screen movie that leaves them out of any royalties, the pair travels to Tinseltown to sabotage the production.
Style: humorous, clever, talky, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stoners, hitchhiker, hollywood, theft, on the road, monkey actor, chase, drug dealing, lesbian, child abuse, gay slur, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa, utah, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.7
 4K
Vegas, Baby (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A planned evening of debauchery in Las Vegas to celebrate their best friend's wedding goes horribly -- but hilariously -- wrong for five average guys.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, buddies, friends, bachelor party, sex, disorder, nothing goes right, chases and races, escapades, erotica, scantily clad female, girl in panties ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 5K
Senior Trip (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While on detention, a group of misfits and slackers have to write a letter to the President explaining what is wrong with the education system. There is only one problem, the President loves it! Hence, the group must travel to Washington to meet the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: stoners, on the road, parody, goofy hero, adventure, hardcase students, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, when the parents are away, nothing goes right, youth, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, ohio, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Strange Wilderness (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With the ratings dropping for a wilderness-themed TV show, two animal fans go to the Andes in search of Bigfoot.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bigfoot, friendship, tv show, nothing goes right, buddies, adventure, obsessive quest, wilderness, stoners, friends, partners, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, ecuador, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 6.6
 296K
Due Date (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Peter Highman must scramble across the US in five days to be present for the birth of his first child. He gets off to a bad start when his wallet and luggage are stolen, and put on the 'no-fly' list. Peter embarks on a terrifying journey ...
Style: humorous, feel good, road movie, absurd, not serious ...
Plot: hitchhiker, getting home, stoners, nothing goes right, goofy hero, comedy of errors, odd couple, stupidity, road trip, slacker, bonding, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, louisiana, arizona, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Dukes of Hazzard (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Cousins, Bo and Luke Duke, with the help of their eye-catching cousin, Daisy and moonshine-running Uncle Jesse, try and save the family farm from being destroyed by Hazzard County's corrupt commissioner, Boss Hogg. Their efforts constantly find ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, based on cult tv series, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddies, chases and races, adventure, friends, misfit, chase, countryside, partners, disorder, cons and scams, crimes, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.0
 72K
Grandma's Boy (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets kicked out of his apartment and is forced to move in with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, stoner, video game, eviction, roommate, party, buddies, drugs/alcohol, workplace, grandparent grandchild relationship, man child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Rolling Kansas (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends go on a journey to a secret marijuana forest in Kansas.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: stoners, on the road, marijuana, friendship, treasure hunt, hippie, map, stripper, farce, buddies, drug dealing, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, texas, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 15K
Smiley Face (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jane (Anna Faris), a struggling but perpetually stoned actress, has a busy day ahead. She has several important tasks on her list, including buying more marijuana. Even though she already has a good start on the day's planned drug use, she eats ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, goofy hero, marijuana, nothing goes right, escapades, disorder, youth, hippie, grass, pot, stoner, roommate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
American Reunion (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The characters we met a little more than a decade ago are returning to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds ...
Style: sexual, humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, sexual attraction, friendship, reunion, strong sexual content, buddies, friends, couple relations, sexual activity, boyfriend, lifestyle, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.3
 96K
Epic Movie (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Edward, Peter, Lucy and Susan each follow their own path, they end up finding themselves at Willy's Chocolate factory. Walking through a wardrobe, they discover the world of Gnarnia, which is ruled by the White Bitch. Meeting up with ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, awful, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, orphan, pirate, young heroes, adventure, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, youth, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: dungeon, paris france, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20 years after the dimwits set out on their first adventure, they head out in search of one of their long lost children in the hope of gaining a new kidney.
Style: road movie, humorous, not serious, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, prank, buddies, drugs/alcohol, goofy hero, misfit partners, odd couple, fish out of water, disorder, friends, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.8
 7K
High School (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A high school valedictorian who gets baked with the local stoner finds himself the subject of a drug test. The situation causes him to concoct an ambitious plan to get his entire graduating class to face the same fate, and fail.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stoners, high school, fighting the system, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, university, young, high school life, teenage life, youth, friends, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
 69K
Tommy Boy (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Party animal Tommy Callahan is a few cans short of a six-pack. But when the family business starts tanking, it's up to Tommy and number-cruncher Richard Hayden to save the day.
Style: humorous, road movie, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, buddies, goofy hero, road trip, family relations, factory, inheritance, self discovery, odd couple, father son relationship, dumb, death of father ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 1K
High Road (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Directed by Matt Walsh, a co-founding member of world-renowned comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade, High Road showcases a totally improvised script about Glenn “Fitz” Fitzgerald (James Pumphrey), a young man whose loyalties are split among ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, stoners, drugs/alcohol, on the road, disorder, buddies, on the run, chases and races, friends, crimes, couples, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.0
 32K
Up in Smoke (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An unemployed pot-smoking slacker and amateur drummer, Anthony Stoner ditches his strict parents and hits the road, eventually meeting kindred spirit Pedro de Pacas. While the drug-ingesting duo is soon arrested for possession of marijuana, Anthony ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, on the road, smoking, farce, chase, deportation, hitchhiker, smuggling, buddies, unlikely criminals, ecstasy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977
Place: california, mexico, asia, latin america, vietnam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Odd Couple II (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 30 years after the first film, Oscar and Felix embark on a road trip together, to attend the wedding of Oscar's son to Felix's daughter.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Plot: friendship, road trip, marriage, on the road, odd couple, reunion, screwball, buddies, small town, friends, nothing goes right, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, florida, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.9
 67K
21 & Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliant student Jeff Chang has the most important interview of his life tomorrow. But today is still his birthday, what starts off as a casual celebration with friends evolves into a night of debauchery that risks to derail his life plan.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, ridiculous, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, college, youth, college life, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, young people, nothing goes right, buddies, birthday, twentysomething life, plan gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, campus, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, road movie, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, theme park, farce, on the road, family vacation, adventure, down on your luck, eccentric family, relatives, nothing goes right, youth, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, cross country, st. louis missouri, arizona, kansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 48K
How High (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Multi-platinum rap superstars Redman and Method Man star as Jamal and Silas, two regular guys who smoke something magical, ace their college entrance exams and wind up at Harvard. Ivy League ways are strange but Silas and Jamal take it in a stride ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drug abuse, buddies, youth, farce, college, drug dealing, marijuana, goofy hero, cannabis, pot, pimp ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic, toilet humor ...
Plot: farce, spy, on the run, vulgarity, soccer, espionage, undercover, danger, parody, secret agents, gun, sibling relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, uganda, santiago chile, northern england, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.6
 6K
Search Party (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two oafs must rescue their stranded pal in Mexico.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, buddies, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, disorder, friends, twentysomething life, escapades, male nudity, naked in public, car fire, falling into a swimming pool ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.7
 53K
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, funny ...
Plot: stoners, drug dealing, marijuana, friendship, comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, urban, smoking, company, crime, crimes, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.5
 78K
Sex Drive (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A high school senior drives cross-country with his best friends to hook up with a babe he met online.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, road movie, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: looking for sex, friendship, male nudity, friends, road trip, high school, jealousy, amish, farce, on the road, virginity, virgin ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, nothing goes right, friends, buddies, wedding, dishonesty, love and romance, disorder, best man, misfit, drugs/alcohol, male friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.7
 647K
The Hangover (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three friends finally come to after a raucous night of bachelor-party revelry, they find a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. But they can't seem to locate their best friend, Doug – who's supposed to be tying the knot. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: party, friends, buddies, memory loss, nothing goes right, disorder, friendship between men, plan gone awry, investigation, stupidity, escapades, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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