Movies like Junior

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Junior (1994)
 4.6
 60K
Junior (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As part of a fertility research project, a male scientist agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body.
Style: feel good, humorous, absurd, light, funny, semi serious, emotional, touching, ridiculous, earnest ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, science, scientist, farce, inventions and discoveries, fall in love, baby, switching roles, experiment gone awry, disorder, nothing goes right, medicine, fertility, love and romance, media, romance, laboratory, self discovery, gender bending, physical appearance, dishonesty, gender, family, male female relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1994, twentieth century
Place: san francisco

Most similar movies to Junior

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, feel good and light films with plots about mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, runaway, culture clash, adaptation and destiny mostly in Comedy, Romance and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Junior: The Nutty Professor (1996), Nine Months (1995), Twins (1988), The Back-up Plan (2010), Blast from the Past (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Nutty Professor (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eddie Murphy stars as shy Dr. Sherman Klump, a kind, brilliant, 'calorifically challenged' genetic professor. When beautiful Carla Purty joins the university faculty, Sherman grows desperate to whittle his 400-pound frame down to size and ...
Style: humorous, funny, touching, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: inventions and discoveries, split personality, mad scientist, physical appearance, experiment gone awry, nothing goes right, fall in love, goofy hero, alter ego, makeover, sarcasm, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 33K
Nine Months (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When he finds out his longtime girlfriend is pregnant, a commitment-phobe realizes he might have to change his lifestyle for better or much, much worse.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, marriage, romance, self discovery, couple relations, parent child relationship, baby, family drama, women, disorder, family life, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.0
 102K
Twins (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Julius and Vincent Benedict are the results of an experiment that would allow for the perfect child. Julius was planned and grows to athletic proportions. Vincent is an accident and is somewhat smaller in stature. Vincent is placed in an orphanage ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, road movie, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids
Plot: twins, fish out of water, reunion, family relations, partners, on the road, brother brother relationship, adventure, road trip, orphanage, long lost brother, culture clash ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century
Place: usa, los angeles, arizona, california, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, funny, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, couples, male female relationship, fall in love, love story, love, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Blast from the Past (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Following a bomb scare in the 1960s that locked the Webers into their bomb shelter for 35 years, Adam now ventures forth into Los Angeles to obtain food and supplies for his family, and a non-mutant wife for himself.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, cold war, romance, couples, teaching the ways of the world, fall in love, atomic bomb, baseball, fish out of water, happy ending, family, love story ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, 1960s, future ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.0
 28K
Multiplicity (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Construction worker Doug Kinney finds that the pressures of his working life, combined with his duties to his wife Laura and daughter Jennifer leaves him with little time for himself. However, he is approached by geneticist Dr. Owen Leeds, who ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cloning, split personality, experiment gone awry, disorder, twins, family life, nothing goes right, parents and children, self discovery, switching roles, fish out of water, mental illness ...
Time: year 1996
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wayne Szalinski is at it again. But instead of shrinking things, he tries to make a machine that can make things grow. As in the first one, his machine isn't quite accurate. But when he brings Nick & his toddler son Adam to see his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, clever, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fish out of water, inventor, family, family relations, parents and children, experiment gone awry, inventions and discoveries, escapades, nothing goes right, disorder, danger, baby ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Nutty Professor (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jerry Lewis directed, co-wrote and starred in this riotously funny movie that set a new standard for screen comedy and inspired the hit remake. Lewis plays a timid, nearsighted chemistry teacher who discovers a magical potion that can transform him ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: laboratory, university, college, potion, chemistry, teacher, student, professor, mad scientist, romance, love, hung over ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 4K
Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, romance, infidelity, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, couples, dishonesty, family relations, love and romance, dysfunctional family, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.7
 5K
Maybe Baby (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Hugh Laurie (Sam) and Joely Richardson (Lucy) star as an irresistible couple who seem to have everything - good looks, successful careers, matching motorbikes and an enthusiastic love life. The only thing they lack is the one thing that they really ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, babies and infants, couple relations, family relations, romance, thirtysomething life, crumbling marriage, fall in love, love and romance, husband wife relationship, wanting to have children, marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Making Mr. Right (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A reclusive scientist builds a robot that looks exactly like him to go on a long term space mission. Since the scientist seems to lack all human emotion he is unable to program them into his android and an eccentric woman is hired to ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: workplace romance, romance, imaginary, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, androids and robots, fall in love, inventions and discoveries, love and romance, misfit partners, road not taken, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Micki + Maude (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: TV reporter Rob Salinger is married to Micki, but because she's always busy working, they hardly ever spend time together. One night at which he got stood up by Micki again, Rob meets cellist Maude and they soon get romanticly involved. When it ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, self discovery, betrayal, love triangle, bigamy, pregnant woman nude, babies and infants, nothing goes right, love and romance, couple relations, journalism ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 7K
Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, gambling, cruise ship, romance, cons and scams, partners, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance, fall in love, solar eclipse, cruise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 5K
Two Much (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young gallerist is in love with two sisters at the same time. In order to solve the problem he decides to invent his own twin-brother.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: screwball, gangsters, looking for love, wooing, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, couples, nothing goes right, verbal byplay, dangerous attraction, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Look Who's Talking (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mollie is a single working mother who's out to find the perfect father for her child. Her baby, Mikey, prefers James, a cab driver turned babysitter who has what it takes to make them both happy. But Mollie won't even consider James. ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, funny, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: babies and infants, pregnancy, single parent, romance, family life, couples, fall in love, love and romance, disorder, child's point of view, babysitting, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Look Who's Talking Too (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Mollie and James are together and raising a family, which now consists of an older Mikey and his baby sister, Julie. Tension between the siblings arises, and as well with Mollie and James when Mollie's brother Stuart moves in. Mikey is also ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: pregnancy, family, baby, romance, suburbs, family life, babies and infants, parents and children, siblings relations, suburban life, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Splitting Heirs (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A member of the English upper class dies, leaving his estate and his business to an American, whom he thinks is his son who was lost as a baby and then found again. An Englishman who thinks he is an Indian comes to believe that he is actually the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, absurd, light ...
Plot: farce, inheritance, comedy of errors, switching roles, nothing goes right, dishonesty, disorder, lawyer, incest, british, indians, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: england, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Challenges of impending parenthood turn the lives of five couples upside down. Two celebrities are unprepared for the surprise demands of pregnancy; hormones wreak havoc on a baby-crazy author, while her husband tries not to be outdone by his ...
Style: feel good, funny, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, couple relations, parents and children, pregnant wife, expectant father, romance, family relations, love and romance, pregnant woman, child birth, pregnant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Wedding Date (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With the wedding of her younger sister fast approaching, Kat Ellis faces the undesirable prospect of traveling alone to London for the ceremony. While this is bad enough, Jeffrey, the man who left her as they moved closer to marriage, happens to be ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, sentimental, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, hidden identity, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, family gatherings, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
If You Only Knew (2000)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a young man who fakes homosexuality to draw the interest of a woman. Instead she tries to help him find a date.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, melancholic ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, dishonesty, love affair, comedy of errors, hidden identity, womanizer, buddies, disorder, love and romance, cons and scams, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Forces of Nature (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, road movie, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, wedding, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, travel, disorder, fall in love, nothing goes right, infidelity, extramarital affair, on the road ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Arthur (Dudley Moore), that irrepressible drunk, tries to sober up -- and get a job -- in this sequel to the 1981 smash hit. Meanwhile, the father of the girl Arthur stood up at the altar in the first film is conniving to trick the hapless boozer ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, ghost, alcoholic, vengeance, single parent, downfall, couples, love affair, disorder, family relations, ambition, pregnancy ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. Garet, the real arsonist, is apalled that someone else would try ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, farce, tragic hero, fall in love, down on your luck, cons and scams, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, couples, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Noises Off... (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A travelling theater group has so much action going on behind-the-scenes it almost ruins the performances.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor's life, backstage, theater, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, love and romance, workplace situations, disorder, showbiz, farce, theatre play, play within film ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iowa, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.1
 20K
HouseSitter (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lie, small town, romance, opposites attract, couple relations, screwball, unlikely couple, disorder, hidden identity, social relations, cons and scams, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Christmas in Connecticut (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elizabeth is the star of a successful cooking show and author of several cookbooks. But when her manager, Alexander sees forest ranger Jefferson, who lost his cabin in a fire, comment on TV about wishing he could get a home-cooked Christmas dinner, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: tv show, holiday, christmas, workplace, ratings, dishonesty, disorder, media, farce, cooking and food, fall in love, romance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.6
 280
Be My Baby (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After dating several cheating husbands who pretended to be single, Rylee devises a scheme for revenge. She gets a married man drunk, convinces him that they slept together, then shows up a year later with a baby and demands money. Her blackmail plan ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, pregnancy, womanizer, battle of the sexes, gender, disorder, couples, looking for love, dishonesty, family relations, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The hilarity begins when professor Sherman Klump finds romance with fellow DNA specialist, Denise Gaines, and discovers a brilliant formula that reverses aging. But Sherman's thin and obnoxious alter ego, Buddy Love, wants out...and a big piece ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surprise ending, gross out humor, scatology ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: split personality, alter ego, physical appearance, family, buddies, disorder, eccentric family, supernatural ability, nothing goes right, goofy hero, family gatherings, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 28K
Bubble Boy (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jimmy is young man who was born without an immune system and has lived his life within a plastic bubble in his bedroom... who pines for the sweet caresses of girl-next-door Chloe. But when Chloe decides to marry her high school boyfriend, Jimmy -- ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, absurd, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, niagara falls, teenage life, obsessive quest, goofy hero, illness, romance, love and romance, chosen one, nightclub, mutant, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.4
 199K
Just Go with It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, pretense, fall in love, deception, marriage, farce, plastic surgery, blackmail, plan gone awry, romance, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%