Movies like Hot Tub Time Machine

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Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)
 6.4
 165K
Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make sure the nephew is born.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, psychotronic, feel good, absurd, unusual plot structure, twists and turns, light, nostalgic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, party, changing the past or future, friendship, drugs/alcohol, friends, destiny, midlife crisis, profanity, ski resort, changing the future, sent to the past, middle aged, one more chance, buddies, disorder, unfulfillment, silly humor, hopes, reunion, friendship between men, group of friends, back in time, race against time ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1986, future
Place: usa, chernobyl, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, funny and absurd films with plots about dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, chase, silly humor and disorder mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Hot Tub Time Machine: Back to the Future (1985), The World's End (2013), The Hangover (2009), EuroTrip (2004), Back to the Future Part II (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Lou, who has become the "father of the Internet," is shot by an unknown assailant, Jacob and Nick fire up the time machine again to save their friend.
Style: humorous, not serious, psychotronic, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, virtual reality, sent to the future, disorder, friends, drugs/alcohol, silly humor, friendship, buddies, hallucinogenic drug ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Back to the Future (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his ...
Style: feel good, exciting, light, humorous, clever ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, mad scientist, adventure, time machine, scientist, destiny, time paradox, inventor, chases and races, sent to the past, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, future, 50s, 1950s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.0
 265K
The World's End (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: witty, humorous, absurd, twists and turns, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, small town, anti hero, british, reunion, obsessive quest, bar, anti heroes, escapades, profanity, alcohol abuse, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 731K
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, funny, buddy comedy, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: party, friends, comedy of errors, buddies, nothing goes right, hung over, friendship between men, weirdo, bachelor party, escapades, memory loss, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, september 11 2001
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of failing high school students -- Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted "Theodore" Logan -- are visited by a time traveler from the future who takes them on an adventure through time to gather up actual historical figures to help them ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, cult film ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, heavy metal, high school, sent to the past, classmate classmate relationship, adventure, sent to the future, best friend, hopes, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1900s, prehistory ...
Place: california, washington d.c., athens greece, new mexico, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 199K
EuroTrip (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Scott learns that his longtime cyber-buddy from Berlin is a gorgeous young woman, he and his friends embark on a trip across Europe.
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, road movie, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: marijuana, travel, youth, stereotypes, nothing goes right, hitchhiking, nude beach, vacation, obsessive quest, culture clash, hitchhiker, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: amsterdam, germany, france, europe, belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry thanks to bully Biff Tannen and a pesky sports almanac. In a last-ditch ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, clever, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, kids, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, inventor, sent to the past, alternate reality, scientist, mad scientist, teenager, adventure, inventions and discoveries, disorder ...
Time: future, 50s, 20th century, 2010s, 1950s ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 94K
That's My Boy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's ...
Style: humorous, parody, absurd, funny, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reunion, parents and children, family relations, disorder, cheating fiancee, uninvited guest, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, pedophile, meet the parents, stripper, teacher student sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1984, 2010s, 80s
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 123K
The Watch (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surprise ending, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: suburbs, space and aliens, heroes, friendship, profanity, alien invasion, alien, evil alien, silly humor, super weapon, save the world, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2012
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three men walk into a bar; two geeks and a cynic. They are three ordinary blokes who all have dreams and hopes for an exciting and better future
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, not serious, tricky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, alternate reality, time machine, sent to the future, friendship, disorder, existence paradox, parallel universe, loser, time loop, underdog, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 240K
Paul (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: For the past 60 years, a space-traveling smart-ass named Paul has been locked up in a top-secret military base, advising world leaders about his kind. But when he worries he’s outlived his usefulness and the dissection table is drawing ...
Style: funny, humorous, parody, sentimental, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: benign alien, alien, first contact, alien encounter, ufo, space and aliens, chase, hitchhiker, friends, disorder, buddies, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, contemporary, 2000s, 20th century ...
Place: nevada, usa, san diego california, arizona, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: humorous, not serious, sexual, ridiculous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, party, sexual activity, friendship, sexual attraction, couple relations, buddies, friends, high school reunion, lifestyle, weekend, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jesse and Chester, two bumbling stoners, wake up one morning from a night of partying and cannot remember where they parked their car. They encounter a variety of people while looking for it, including their angry girlfriends, an angry street gang, ...
Style: idiotic, not serious, parody, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: stoners, stupidity, idiot, obsessive quest, teenager, friendship, memory loss, nothing goes right, dumb, save the world, alien, car ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Spirit of '76 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Future Americans decide to time travel to 1776 to ask the founding fathers for the solutions to their problems. A glitch in the time machine changes their destination to 1976. Still believing themselves to be in 1776, the time travellers attempt to ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, parody
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, satire, time machine, time travel, fish out of water, chases and races, on the run, hopes, imaginary, adventure, changing the past or future, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, 22nd century, 1770s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
 579K
Ted (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori.
Style: funny, humorous, not serious, buddy comedy, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, wish come true, odd couple, teddy bear, party, friends, friendship, objects come to life, toys, christmas, toy comes to life, adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2010s, 80s ...
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 218K
Old School (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three friends attempt to recapture their glory days by opening up a fraternity near their alma mater.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, talky, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, party, disorder, college life, lifestyle, youth, student life, adolescence vs adulthood, student, marital problem, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.8
 73K
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, ridiculous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: friends, college, young people, youth, drugs/alcohol, college life, nothing goes right, birthday, buddies, plan gone awry, profanity, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 233K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, buddy comedy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, friends, friendship, reunion, family life, buddies, family relations, eccentric family, silly humor, disorder, grownups, group of friends ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1978, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 144K
Grown Ups 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small town where he and his friends grew up. This time around, the grown ups are ...
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, buddy comedy, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 92K
Waiting... (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 18K
Just Visiting (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A knight and his valet are plagued by a witch, and to repair the damage they make use of the services of a wizard. However, something goes wrong and they are transported from the 12th century to the year 2000. There the knight meets some of his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, alternate timeline, goofy hero, fish out of water, disorder, life turned upside down, dragon, master and servant, altering history, sent to the future, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 12th century, future
Place: france, usa, chicago illinois, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.9
 274K
Step Brothers (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brennan Huff and Dale Doback might be grown men. But that doesn't stop them from living at home and turning into jealous, competitive stepbrothers when their single parents marry. Brennan's constant competition with Dale strains his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, family relations, friendship, grownups, living with parents, adulthood, goofy hero, becoming an adult, man child, friends, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 341K
Men in Black 3 (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are back...in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K's life and ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, exciting, not serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, secret agents, alien, changing the past or future, hi-tech, ufo, sent to the past, space and aliens, time traveler, race against time, benign alien ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Bro, What Happened? (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Phil and his misfit friends score big when they are invited to the party of the century at Bob's house. Known for throwing the craziest drug, sex and booze filled parties, this was sure to be a night to remember. The only problem is that they ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: memory loss, disorder, buddies, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, party, flashback sequence, friends, silly humor, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), stoners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 36K
Bachelor Party (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This outrageously funny look at one man's final moments of bachelorhood stars Tom Hanks as Rick, reluctant recipient of a bachelor bash given by a group of friends who view partying as their full-time religion. Rick's worried fiancée, ...
Style: humorous, sexy, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: wedding, party, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual perversion, disorder, nothing goes right, buddies, drinking alcohol, drinking, tennis, dark humor, group of friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 244K
American Pie 2 (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The whole gang are back and as close as ever. They decide to get even closer by spending the summer together at a beach house. They decide to hold the biggest party ever to be seen, even if the preparation doesn't always go to plan. Especially ...
Style: sex comedy, teen sex comedy, humorous, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, girls' night
Plot: party, looking for sex, student life, masturbation, beach house, farce, youth, couples, wooing, sexual attraction, sexual activity, sexual exploration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 1.9
 88K
Disaster Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In DISASTER MOVIE, the filmmaking team behind the hits "Scary Movie," "Date Movie," "Epic Movie" and "Meet The Spartans" this time puts its unique, inimitable stamp on one of the biggest and most bloated movie ...
Style: parody, not serious, absurd, satirical, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chaos, heroes, survival, escapades, investigation, nothing goes right, natural disaster, catastrophe, sarcasm, mystery, sexual humor, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 223K
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: humorous, feel good, witty, sentimental, not serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: lifestyle change, friends, farce, dimwit, community service, teaching the ways of the world, youth, character change, adolescence, mentor, friendship, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms packed with off-the-wall sketches that will have you in stitches. Centered ...
Style: parody, anthology, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: media satire, disorder, mad scientist, haunted by the past, u.s. president, mad doctor, storytelling, invisibility, sea disaster, silly humor, profanity, surfing ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 80s, 1950s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.9
 773
Stag (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ken Andrews (Faison) has been the orchestrator of the hazing pranks at all of his buddies' stags - elaborate, hilarious pranks that have left many emotional scars and a few physical ones. And now today is Ken's stag! He nervously awaits ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: prank, female nudity, prank gone wrong, stripper, midlife crisis, friends, drugs/alcohol, sexual content, silly humor, profanity, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%