Movies like Just Visiting

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Just Visiting (2001)
 5.8
 17K
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 family and slowly learns what this new century is like. However, he still needs to get back to the 12th century to deal with the witch, so he starts looking for a wizard.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, idiotic, absurd, not serious, remake of french film, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, alternate timeline, adventure, goofy hero, master and servant, disorder, fish out of water, life turned upside down, altering history, culture clash, dragon, wizards, dumb, runaway, medieval, destiny, foul language, police investigation, creativity, misfit, sent to the future, sword fight, levitation, mentor, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 12th century, future
Place: france, usa, europe

Most similar movies to Just Visiting

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, light and clever films with plots about disorder, time travel, imaginary, fish out of water, destiny, dialogue and mentor mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Just Visiting: The Visitors (1993), Black Knight (2001), Kate & Leopold (2001), Bedtime Stories (2008), The Visitors: Bastille Day (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 29K
The Visitors (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This outrageous time-travel comedy follows the misadventures of a wacky medieval knight (Jean Reno) and his faithful servant when they are accidentally transported to contemporary times by a senile sorcerer. Mayhem rules as these 12th-century ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, knight, obsessive quest, life turned upside down, fish out of water, escapades, adventure, misfit, disorder, heroes, rivalry, farce ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century, 90s, future, year 1993 ...
Place: france, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 35K
Black Knight (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin Lawrence plays Jamal, an employee in Medieval World amusement park. After sustaining a blow to the head, he awakens to find himself in 14th century England.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, knight, fish out of water, castle, misfit, adventure, king, goofy hero, good versus evil, disorder, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary, 14th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, connecticut, usa, dungeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Corridors of Time: The Visitors II (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The sequel to The Visitors reunites us with those lovable ruffians from the French Medieval ages who - through magic - are transported into the present, with often drastic consequences. Godefroy de Montmirail travels to today to recover the missing ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: time travel, dentist, firefighter, golf, knight, goofy hero, curses spells and rituals, master and servant, escapades, disorder, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century, 12th century, 1990s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 74K
Kate & Leopold (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When her scientist ex-boyfriend discovers a portal to travel through time -- and brings back a 19th-century nobleman named Leopold to prove it -- a skeptical Kate reluctantly takes responsibility for showing Leopold the 21st century. The more time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, touching, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, manners, love and romance, destiny, romance, altering history, supernatural, disorder, brother sister relationship, portal, kiss ...
Time: 19th century, 21st century, contemporary, future, 1870s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Bedtime Stories (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Skeeter Bronson is a down-on-his-luck guy who's always telling bedtime stories to his niece and nephew. But his life is turned upside down when the fantastical stories he makes up for entertainment inexplicably turn into reality. Can a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: miraculous event, nothing goes right, imaginary kingdom, life turned upside down, imaginary, disorder, wish come true, family, adventure, life changing experience, imagination, bedtime story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 1974, 20th century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ 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, talky, exciting, offbeat, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, pub, journey, sent to the future, friendship, surprising revelation, petty job, friends, escapades, social misfits, existence paradox, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Visitors: Bastille Day (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Stuck in the corridors of time, Godefroy de Montmirail and his faithful servant Jacquouille are projected to a time of profound political and social upheavals: the French Revolution... specifically, The Terror, time of great dangers, during which ...
Plot: castle, time travel, french revolution, escape, prison, bathtub, praying, cheese, violin, playing violin, guillotine, luggage ...
Time: 1790s, 18th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, funny, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, drugs/alcohol, imaginary, sent to the future, friends, friendship, buddies, disorder, virtual reality, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.7
 4K
Hibernatus (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The frozen body of Paul Fournier is discovered in Greenland where he had disappeared during a scientific expedition in 1905. Perfectly conserved he is brought back to life in the 1960s. His descendants take care of him: to spare him the cultural ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, ironic, light ...
Plot: hibernation, fish out of water, disorder, family life, misfit, society, make believe, culture clash, grandfather granddaughter relationship, grandfather, time travel, abbey ...
Time: 60s, 1900s
Place: france, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
 21K
Down to Earth (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Canada, Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After dying before his time, an aspiring comic gets a second shot at life... by being reincarnated as a wealthy but un-likable businessman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: date night
Plot: reincarnation, mistaken identity, afterlife, couple relations, fall in love, fish out of water, disorder, supernatural romance, supernatural, back from the dead, millionaire, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new zealand, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Prince Charming (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an extramarital indiscretion, a fairy-tale prince and his sidekick are turned into frogs for all eternity or until the prince can convince a maiden to kiss and then marry him.
Style: humorous, offbeat, feel good, touching, semi serious
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, master and servant, adventure, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, destiny, cinderella story, time travel, escapades, road not taken, hopes, wish come true ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
My Future Boyfriend (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: P-A-X-497/341, aka “Pax” , a curious young man from the well-ordered but loveless future, travels to present day New Orleans in search of romance novelist Elizabeth Barrett – whose book he has come upon during an archeological dig in the year ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night, family outing
Plot: time travel, writer's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, escapades, disorder, obsessive quest, power relations, sent to the past, romance, fall in love, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, humorous, light, clever ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, adventure, mad scientist, time machine, chases and races, small town, sent to the past, teenage life, destiny, misfit partners, disorder ...
Time: future, 80s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, funny, absurd, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, party, time machine, changing the past or future, friendship, reunion, casual sex, midlife crisis, bet, bully, cold war, sarcasm ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shurik Timofeev builds a working model of a time machine. By accident, Ivan Bunsha, an apartment complex manager, and George Miloslavsky, a petty burglar, are transferred to 16th century Moscow, while Tsar Ivan the Terrible goes into the year 1973.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time machine, time travel, adventure, fish out of water, changing the past or future, race against time, comedy of errors, goofy hero, disorder, misfit partners, escapades, misfit ...
Time: 16th century, year 1973
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 47K
Coneheads (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: With enormous cone-shaped heads, robotlike walks and an appetite for toilet paper, aliens Beldar and Prymatt don't exactly blend in with the population of Paramus, N.J. But for some reason, everyone believes them when they say they're from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, space and aliens, alien life-form, benign alien, family life, parents and children, alien contact, golf, outer space, alien invasion, adventure, humanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Norman's Awesome Experience (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Through the experiment of a crazy scientist, his colleague Norman, model Erica and her photographer are sent back in time to the Romans. They arrive in a small village, controlled by the Roman Septimus Fabius and a fat village mayor. They teach the ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: time travel, state affairs, imaginary, village, revolution, village life, adventure, disorder, sheep, roman, arrow, siege ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Modern Problems (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jealous, harried air traffic controller Max Fielder, recently dumped by his girlfriend, comes into contact with nuclear waste and is granted the power of telekinesis, which he uses to not only win her back, but to gain a little revenge.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, control room, disorder, supernatural ability, romance, life is a bitch, down on your luck, stupidity, happy ending, parody, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Thermae Romae (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story follows a Roman architect named Lucius, who is having trouble coming up with ideas. One day, he discovers a hidden tunnel underneath a spa that leads him to a modern Japanese bath house. Inspired by the innovations found there, he creates ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, humorous
Plot: time travel, overnight success, roman empire, disorder, imaginary, escapades, fish out of water, misfit, rejection
Time: ancient history, contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
You Don't Choose Your Family (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: César Borgnoli, an unsuccessful car salesman from Italy, lives well beyond his means. In order to get out of his financial disaster, he agrees to a deal: he pretends to be the husband of his sister's girlfriend Kim so she can legally adopt a ...
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: adoption, partners, dishonesty, disorder, gender, family relations, comedy of errors, fish out of water, gays and lesbians, cons and scams, siblings relations, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, clever, humorous, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, teen comedy, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, sent to the past, time machine, inventions and discoveries, misfit partners, lightning, mad scientist, high school dance, flying car, electric guitar, teenager ...
Time: future, 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 2010s ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 49K
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, feel good, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drug abuse, youth, buddies, farce, drug dealing, college, goofy hero, marijuana, lifestyle, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
 31K
A.R.O.G (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Turkey
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Commander Logar fools Arif and sends him 1.000.000 years back in the time. He must civilize people from past to reach today.
Style: offbeat, humorous, stylized, not serious, exciting
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, football, fish out of water, rivalry, time machine, heroes, disorder, misfit, tribe, bet, danger ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 6.7
 15K
Le Chef (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A veteran chef faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy.
Style: feel good, light, funny, sentimental, sweet ...
Plot: chef, partners, cooking, blind ambition, nothing goes right, follow your dream, restaurant, workplace, lifestyle, odd couple, snobbism, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, 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, witty, offbeat, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, heavy metal, high school, adventure, best friend, disorder, hopes, sent to the past, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1870s, 1800s ...
Place: california, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 91K
Little Nicky (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the lord of darkness decides he will not cede his thrown to any of his three sons, the two most powerful of them escape to Earth to create a kingdom for themselves. This action closes the portal filtering sinful souls to Hell and causes Satan ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: hell, fish out of water, fantasy world, misfit, heavy metal, devil, love affair, sibling relationship, family relations, disorder, stupidity, end of the world ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Asterix and Obelix Meet Cleopatra (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Egyptian Queen Cleopatra bets against the Roman Emperor, Julius Caesar, that her people are still great, even if the times of the Pharaohs has long passed. She vows (against all logic) to build a new palace for Caesar within three months. Since ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, roman empire, ancient rome, cleopatra, ancient egypt, palace, architect, family, magic, secret identity, escapades, anti heroes ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, 1st century b.c.
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: time machine, time travel, fish out of water, disco, sent to the past, changing the past or future, misfit partners, chases and races, imaginary, hopes, misfit, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future, year 1976, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 38K
The Kid (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Powerful businessman Russ Duritz is self-absorbed and immersed in his work. But by the magic of the moon, he meets Rusty, a chubby, charming 8-year-old version of himself who can't believe he could turn out so badly -- with no life and no dog. ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, redemption, changing the past or future, altering history, family, youth, childhood memory, introspection, friends, estrangement, unfulfillment, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 60s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur's Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the look-alike robot he built. Tom immediately makes friends with pretty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, king arthur, nasa, camelot, astronaut, getting home, benign alien, androids and robots, adventure, changing the past or future, heroic mission, misfit ...
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%