Movies like Magicians

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Magicians (2007)
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Magicians (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of rivaling stage magicians are forced to confront their falling out over a guillotine mishap when they compete in a magic competition.
Style: humorous, parody, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, funny, clever, realistic, witty ...
Plot: rivalry, wizards and magicians, magic, contests and competitions, ambition, odd couple, buddies, artists and showbiz, friendship, nothing goes right, stage magician, male nudity, satire, fear of flying, best friend, friends, disorder, prank, uninhibited rivalry, magician, nudity (full frontal - brief), guillotine, duo, comedy team
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and light films with plots about friends, rivalry, buddies, disorder, ambition, friendship and partners mostly in Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Magicians: The Test (2013), Duct Tape Forever (2002), The Santa Claus Gang (2010), Sharp as Marbles (2008), Out on Parole (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Test (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On the final test of a public tender for federal judge in Rio de Janeiro, the four finalists lawyers come from bizarre way: the gaucho Rogério Carlos (Fábio Porchat) comes surrounded woman dressed transvestites, the São Paulo Rezende (Rodrigo ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, rivalry, ambition, nothing goes right, disorder, buddies, legal, fish out of water, silly humor, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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95%
Duct Tape Forever (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil land baron's limo falls into a sinkhole outside Possum Lodge, lodge leader Red Green is ordered to pay the baron $10,000 or lose his beloved lodge forever. Red considers various money-making schemes concocted by his buddies, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: rivalry, contests and competitions, friendship, on the road, nothing goes right, partners, ambition, farce, save the day, journey, debt, contest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Santa Claus Gang (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On christmas eve, three friends dressed as Santa Clauses, are arrested for attempted robbery and taken to police station, suspected to be group of thieves known as "The Santa Claus Gang". While trying to prove their innocence, the three ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: false accusation, comedy of errors, law enforcement, buddies, nothing goes right, ambition, police station, heist, friendship, christmas, couple relations, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Sharp as Marbles (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Albert isn't the brightest bulb on the block. But that's okay, he's got his best friends, George and Ernie to help him out. Only problem, they're just as dumb as he is.
Style: not serious, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, friends, youth, misfit, buddies, friendship, fish out of water, odd couple, silly humor, goofy hero, nothing goes right, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Jay and Silent Bob Get Old: Tea Bagging in the UK (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The hilarious duo Jay & Silent Bob are back. Film icons Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes made history and fans all over the world with the characters Jay & Silent Bob from the movies Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay & ...
Style: realistic, humorous, talky, witty, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, friendship, filmmaking, showbiz, lifestyle, buddies, artists and showbiz, odd couple, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Out on Parole (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: With one more day of parole left, J.T. vows to play by the book. But when he finds out his mom will lose their home unless they come up with a serious amount of money, J.T. takes a chance by entering a lowrider contest that violates his parole.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Plot: contests and competitions, rivalry, warden, friends, ambition, race against time, cons and scams, ex convict, save the day, parole, debt, contest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Jay and Silent Bob Get Irish: The Swearing O' the Green (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: You may see one show, but you haven't senn them all! Following on from the amazingly successful JAY AND SILENT BOB TEA BAGGING IN THE UK, Fast-talking, foul mouthed Jay and his "hetero life partner' Silent Bob return with their second ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, talky ...
Plot: buddies, artists and showbiz, odd couple, misfit partners, partners, filmmaking, friends, friendship, disorder, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Never Been Thawed (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hilarious mockumentary about the delicious hobby of frozen food collecting and Christian rock band, The Christers. The film follows the Mesa Frozen Entree Enthusiast's Club as they plan their first Frozen Entree Enthusiasts Convention.
Style: cynical, not serious, humorous, witty, suspense ...
Plot: friendship, rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, disorder, partners, ego clash, desire for fame, nothing goes right, misfit, rivalry, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Rock, Paper, Scissors: The Way of the Tosser (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This hilarious genre-bending comedy follows Gary Brewer, along with girlfriend Holly Brewer (no relation), and best friend Trevor Morehouse as Gary quests to reign supreme at the 2006 Rock, Paper, Scissors World Championships.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, light, offbeat
Plot: goofy hero, ambition, rivalry, silly humor, athlete's life, contests and competitions, disorder, rock paper scissors, uninhibited rivalry, effeminacy, tank top
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After breaking up with his longtime stage partner, a famous but jaded Vegas magician fights for relevance when a new, "hip" street magician appears on the scene.
Style: humorous, entertaining, intense, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, friendship, wizards and magicians, creativity, performance, comeback, showbiz, artists and showbiz, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, performer's life, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1982
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Flying Scissors (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Comedy starring Mason Pettit, Matthew Arkin, Devin Ratray
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, silly humor, contests and competitions, museum, feminist, steroids, rock paper scissors
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Authors Anonymous (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers accept Hannah into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success. Can these lovable misfits achieve their artistic dreams and avoid killing one another in the process?
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: overnight success, rivalry, writer's life, follow your dream, misfit, ambition, couples, friendship, writers, blind ambition, uninhibited rivalry, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Old Guys (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The Old Guys is a British comedy television series that revolves around two aging housemates: Tom Finnan and Roy Bowden. The pair live across the street from Sally, whom they both find attractive. Tom moved in with Roy after Roy's wife Penny ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: friends, friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, girl next door, rivalry, dating, wooing, aging, unlikely partners, elderly, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Blackballed: The Bobby Dukes Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Caught cheating and banned for ten years, Bobby Dukes, paintball's first superstar, returns to reclaim his title and erase the memory of his tainted past.
Style: not serious, feel good, witty, humorous, parody
Audience: teens
Plot: ambition, rise and fall, goofy hero, underdog, rivalry, sport, buddies, contests and competitions, social satire, rejection, friends, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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A True Story (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mike and Matt own nothing and share everything, including their life's work, a screenplay, which seems to be their only escape from the harsh reality that is the Hollywood machine.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, suspense ...
Plot: ambition, friendship, friends, buddies, showbiz, hollywood, desire for fame, partners, writer's life, screenwriter, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Bait Shop (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Its Barbershop for Rednecks. Bill is a bait shop owner who has to make a balloon payment of $15,000 or else the bank will close his shop. Unable to make the payment from the proceeds of the shop, Bill must compete in the annual Bass Tournament, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: fishing, save the day, rivalry, bait, family business, contests and competitions, workplace, ambition, small town, friends, working class, store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
That Mitchell and Webb Look (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 720 min.
TV show
Story: That Mitchell and Webb Look is a British television sketch show starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. Shown on BBC Two since 2006, its first two series were directed by David Kerr, who also directed Mitchell and Webb's previous television ...
Style: not serious, humorous, clever, parody, surreal ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, workplace, media, friends, disorder, coworker, partners, absurdism, comedian, satire, drifter, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 650
Freebird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Rock and Roll Road Movie Comedy set in Wales
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: gang, buddies, motorcycle chase, nothing goes right, on the road, drug dealing, countryside, crimes, disorder, biker, escapades, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Back in the Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sometimes in order to move forward, you have to go back. And in this raunchy comedy, Jim Owens does just that when he heads home for his high school reunion. In an attempt to relive the glory days with his boys and explore an old romance, he nearly ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, hometown, buddies, nothing goes right, couples, silly humor, disorder, high school reunion, bachelor party, santa claus, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Housos (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Housos is an Australian comedy television series created by Paul Fenech for SBS, that screens on SBS One. The series is a satirical parody of low income Australian residents of fictional suburb Sunnyvale, who are living in Housing Commission public ...
Style: parody, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: working class, society, alcohol abuse, disorder, buddies, satire, friends, rivalry, friendship, silly humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Corner Gas: The Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It’s been a few years, and there’s still not a lot going on 40 kilometers from nowhere. But that’s all about to change as the fine folks of Dog River, Saskatchewan face their biggest crisis ever. Brent and the gang discover that the town’s ...
Style: cynical, not serious, humorous, witty, feel good ...
Plot: small town, small town life, private detective, best friends, friendship, life turned upside down, ambition, farce, cons and scams, disorder, crimes, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Carpool Guy (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Joel Goodman is a hotshot advertising executive angling for a promotion, but he feels stuck - not least of all in traffic. A seeming answer to his prayers comes in the form of a homeless man whom Joel pays to sit in his passenger seat so he can use ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: office, rivalry, workplace, odd couple, workplace intrigue, ambition, power relations, traffic jam, rich and poor, friendship, lifestyle change, advertising executive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Flip a Coin (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: CASPER and PHILIP two friends in their mid twenties, share a flat and spend most of their time chasing after girls. They chat girls up together, then flip a coin about who gets to pursue her. PHILIP always wins, but CASPER is the lucky one with the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, heist, fall in love, crimes, nanny, womanizer, buddies, friendship, bet, seduction, couples, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, spain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Bogus Witch Project (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A series of short films spoofing "The Blair Witch Project."
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, light ...
Plot: desire for fame, survival, buddies, escapades, nothing goes right, disorder, obsessive quest, filmmaking, media satire, artists and showbiz, forest, found footage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.2
 621
Living Will... (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Will's best friend and roommate Belcher, (Ryan Dunn) a party bum slacker, returns from the dead as a cocky, mischievous, and perverted ghost. He soon discovers his cousin, Krista, has shacked up and moved in with his best friend, Will. Belcher ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, buddies, supernatural, silly humor, friends, afterlife, rivalry, friendship, couples, super strength, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Noobz (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four friends hit the road to LA to compete in the Cyberbowl Video Game Championship, but will they be able to compete with the worst hangovers of their lives?
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: on the road, obsessive quest, contests and competitions, buddies, computers and web, rivalry, misfit partners, friends, adventure, video game, tournament, gamer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
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Bowling Balls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A movie about the rivalry between two motorcycle gangs.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining, parody ...
Plot: motorcycle gang, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, forbidden love, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, love and romance, unlikely couple, vengeance, friends, buddies, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 526
Closing Escrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three quirky families seeking to buy their next home collide when trying to purchase the same property. The bidding war tests the limits of their marriages and the resolve of their agents.
Style: humorous, cynical, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, eccentric family, family relations, social relations, ambition, satire, real estate, couples, marriage, estate, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Twenty-three years after the release of the original Beatles mockumentary, 'The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash', famous artists, actors and musicians speak out on how The Rutles influenced them.
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: friends, artists and showbiz, rise and fall, journalism, music, musician's life, ambition, desire for fame, unfulfillment, workplace, performer's life, music band ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Someone Marry Barry (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A trio of friends scheme to find a wife for their socially inappropriate friend Barry, and end up finding a girl just like him.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, love and romance, nothing goes right, fall in love, thirtysomething life, disorder, odd couple, couple relations, friends, couples, romance, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%