Movies like The Malibu Bikini Shop

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The Malibu Bikini Shop (1986)
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The Malibu Bikini Shop (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After inheriting a failing bikini shop, two recent grads decide to make a go of it. One, in the hopes of building it into a successful business, the other, in the hopes of getting to look at lots of women in (and out) of swimsuits. As they try more and more outrageous ways of drumming up business, their antics begin attracting some unwanted attention. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher
Style: humorous, touching, not serious, realistic, sexual, sexy, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: beach, teenage life, youth, family relations, family life, family business, romance, store, couples, brother brother relationship, party, inheritance, sexy woman, teen sex comedy, wedding, siblings relations, sexuality, sex, female nudity, water, disc jockey, tourist, voyeur, delivery man, religious fanatic ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, malibu california, los angeles, usa, venice california

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Most similar movies to The Malibu Bikini Shop

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, youth, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations and teenage life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Malibu Bikini Shop: Joy of Sex (1984), Save the Date (2012), Meet Market (2004), Spring Break (1983), California Dreaming (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Joy of Sex (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Teenager Leslie Hindenberg, mistakenly believing she has just weeks to live, decides she will lose her virginity before she dies.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of virginity, high school, youth, looking for sex, teenage life, teenage love, romance, lifestyle, power relations, couples, disorder, coming of age ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Save the Date (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend, a bookstore manager resists a seemingly perfect guy's attempts to woo her.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, breakup, break-up, looking for love, love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, siblings relations, singleness, couple relations, boyfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 3.6
 535
Meet Market (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Lonely aspirants on the LA dating scene hook up at thier local grocery store, where they can see and be seen by some of their dubiously eligible fellow singles, all the while hoping for that one magical relationship that will finally click.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, wooing, store, friends, couples, dating, attraction, rivalry, human nature, singleness, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.0
 3K
Spring Break (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two sets of two college guys spend a spring break together in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. There they have lots of fun in and out of the sun.
Style: humorous, sexy, realistic, erotic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spring break, college, teenager, romance, drinking, drinking alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for sex, student life, teenage life, nightlife, school ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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California Dreaming (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young T.T. comes from Chicago to spend the summer in California. He slowly becomes "California-ized," while learning about love and life in the Golden State.
Style: feel good, sentimental, sincere, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: beach, infidelity, lifestyle, coming of age, youth, misfit, love and romance, romance, fish out of water, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Private School (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Private-school student Christine loves Jim. But her classmate, Jordan, is also vying for Jim's attention and trying to end his relationship with Christine. Meanwhile, Jim's friend Bubba embarks on a series of sexual escapades, including ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, teenager, school, love and romance, teenage love, girls' boarding school, teen sex comedy, youth, buddies, misfit, lifestyle, high school life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.3
 1K
Book of Love (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: John Twiller takes down his high school yearbook and begins to reminiscence about that time he first moved into the neighborhood in 1956. His teenage self, Jack is obsessed with Lily one of the more popular girls around. The sole obstacle is Angelo, ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: prom, teenage love, friendship, high school, fish out of water, americana, youth, romance, friends, fall in love, couple relations, self discovery ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Under the Boardwalk (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It is the final weekend of summer and a group of Californian teenagers are looking forward to an upcoming surf contest. Rival gangs the 'Vals' and the 'Lowks' are confident that they will take home the trophy, but things become ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, rivalry, love and romance, romance, hopes, contests and competitions, teenage life, forbidden love, fall in love, profanity, youth, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Pretty Cool Too (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After graduating from high school, lovable geek Walter (Eric Fagundes) receives a cell phone as a gift which could solve all of his problems. It comes with a personal genie that could control anyone, including Walter's overprotective parents, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, couples, love and romance, teenage life, sexual relations, looking for love, looking for sex, youth, sexual attraction, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual awakening, sexual fantasy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Secret Admirer (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high-school heartthrob Michael receives an unsigned love letter, he assumes it's from knock-out prom queen Deborah Anne instead of pretty honor student Toni. And when Michael accidentally misplaces the letter, the juicy jottings soon make ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: teenager, teenage life, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, school, love and romance, nothing goes right, disorder, summer, summer vacation, secret admirer, love letter ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Our Family Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The weeks leading up to a young couple's wedding is comic and stressful, especially as their respective fathers try to lay to rest their feud.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, interracial relations, love and romance, couples, family life, parents and children, culture clash, family tradition, society, interracial marriage, father son relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, united states, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.3
 247
Novel Romance (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Book editor Max Normane can perfect anyone’s story apart from her own. Highly successful but highly single, she comes up with a novel plan: a publication in exchange for a sperm donation. But will she get her happy ending?
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love, single parent, mother, couples, looking for love, romance, family relations, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, workplace situations, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 14K
Valley Girl (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Julie, a girl from the valley, meets Randy, a punk from the city. They are from different worlds and find love. Somehow they need to stay together in spite of her trendy, shallow friends.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, witty, slang ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, girls' night
Plot: friends, high school, coming of age, party, punk, teenager, romance, teenage life, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, opposites attract, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Foreign Exchange (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four high school friends plan to ride out their senior year taking easy classes, including a program for housing foreign exchange students and eventually all attending Ohio State. Hurdles befall each of the four: grades, higher aspirations, love. Is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, couples, social relations, buddies, sexual content, profanity, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, hardcase students, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
For Better or For Worse (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wendy is finally settling in to single life after the death of her husband. She runs a successful wedding planning company with the help of her friend Roseanne. Wendy's business and values are challenged when Marco, a charming but irritating ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples, family relations, family business, disorder, fall in love, singleness, couple relations, love and romance, wedding planner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
All Babes Want to Kill Me (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A Martial Artist, afflicted with a disease that makes beautiful women want to kill him, goes on a suicide mission to find true love anyway.
Style: realistic, not serious, sexy, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, looking for love, obsessive quest, escapades, danger, romance, love and romance, martial arts, brother brother relationship, siblings relations, silly humor, suicide mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Just Add Water (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An offbeat romantic comedy about a decent guy, Ray Tuckby, with a dead-end life in the dead-end town of Trona, CA. After encouragement from a stranger whom he happens upon, Ray begins to dream again. He sheds the parasites in his life, musters the ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: romance, addiction, family relations, hopes, drug dealing, love and romance, dysfunctional family, working class, self discovery, couple relations, eccentric family, countryside ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.3
 1K
Conception (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Conception is a clever, romantic comedy that proves it takes more than sex to make a baby. From a couple fighting the odds of fertility to young teenagers losing their virginity, the film follows nine very different couples on the night they ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, first sex, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, family relations, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, teenage sex, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Bed & Breakfast: Love is a Happy Accident (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bed and Breakfast is a romantic comedy about a saleswoman from a large department store in Rio who discovers she has inherited property in the wine country of California. She could never expect what she would find in "Webster", a small ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: comedy of errors, love affair, love and romance, opposites attract, romance, couples, inheritance, fall in love, rivalry, small town, saleswoman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Engagement Ring (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A long-lost engagement ring still divides childhood sweethearts who are now in their golden years. Now, her daughter (Heaton) and his nephew meet and find that their attraction is hindered by the old feud.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: true love, romance, couple relations, lovers reunited, unfulfilled love, family life, family business, couples, family relations, world war two, love and romance, wedding ring ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers share a house in LA's Fairfax district: Tony's a feckless actor, Chris is an accountant. Both are in relationships on rocky ground. As these emotions swirl, Tony meets his US Postal Service letter carrier, a single mom named ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: accountant, friendship, romance, singleness, family relations, actor's life, musician's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, filmmaking, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Channing has it all: a beautiful home, a rock star lifestyle, and a loving husband intent on ruining it all by knocking her up.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, romance, babies and infants, youth, marriage, on the road, female director, travel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.1
 105K
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage girls deals with her parents forgetting her birthday and a crush on her high school's heartthrob.
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, teenage love, birthday, self discovery, high school life, teenage life, youth, first love, love and romance, coming of age, high school hunk ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 6.0
 684
True Love (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Donna and Michael are getting married. But first, they have to plan the reception, get the tux, buy the rings, and cope with their own uncertainty about the decision. Michael fears commitment. Donna has her doubts about Michael's immaturity. ...
Style: humorous, witty, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, family relations, bar, friendship, couple relations, family life, twentysomething life, love and romance, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, romance, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, bronx new york city, usa, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 8K
The Wood (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the panicky, uncertain hours before his wedding, a groom with prenuptial jitters and his two best friends reminisce about growing up together in the middle-class African-American neighborhood of Inglewood, California. Flashing back to the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, high school, homecoming, best friends, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, twentysomething life, love and romance, lifestyle, single parent ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.5
 10K
Behaving Badly (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Teenager Rick Stevens is willing to do whatever it takes to win the heart of Nina Pennington. He'll have to deal with his best friend's horny mom, a drug abusing boss and even the mob if he ever hopes to land the girl of his dreams. Love ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, realistic, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, obsessive quest, love and romance, youth, disorder, obsession, seduction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, strip club, milf, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
I Love You, Don't Touch Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a 25 year old virgin girl, looking for the right boyfriend, not realizing that "the one" has been next to her for many years.
Style: sexy, witty, sexual, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, virgin, relationships, betrayal, romance, love triangle, looking for love, couples, friends, best friends, love and romance, first love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sex and the Teenage Mind (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: High school hottie Kellie Guthrie would never dream of giving nerdy classmate Virgil Heitmeyer a second look -- but after he takes the fall for Kellie when she's caught cheating, she's ready to reward him with an intimate thank-you.
Style: sexy, not serious, humorous, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, youth, love and romance, silly humor, nudity (full frontal - brief), loss of virginity, high school, strong sexual content, drugs/alcohol, couples, profanity, teenage sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 2K
Mr. Fix It (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lance Valenteen (David Boreanaz) makes a living as "Mr. Fix It," a man who gets hired by men that have just recently been dumped by their girlfriend. Lance dates the guys' ex-girlfriend and becomes the worst date possible, sending the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, fall in love, couples, wooing, dishonesty, cons and scams, love and romance, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, shrewd, voyeur, red dress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.2
 4K
On the Line (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 'N Sync heartthrobs Lance Bass and Joey Fatone stretch their thespian muscles in their acting debut. A young man (Bass) is smitten with a girl (Emmanuelle Chriqui) he meets on a subway train and spends the rest of the movie trying to reunite ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, music band, youth, looking for love, teenage love, singleness, teenage life, workplace romance, friendship, buddies, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%