Movies like Monkeybone

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Monkeybone (2001)
 4.7
 16K
Monkeybone (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a car crash sends repressed cartoonist Stu Miley (Fraser) into a coma, he and the mischievous Monkeybone, his hilariously horny alter-ego, wake up in a wacked-out waystation for lost souls. When Monkeybone takes over Stu's body and escapes to wreak havoc on the real world, Stu has to find a way to stop him before his sister pulls the plug on reality forever!
Style: humorous, not serious, stylized, absurd, funny, surreal, offbeat, dark humor, comic, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: parallel world, imaginary, goofy hero, surrealism, hospital, monkey, organ donation, alternate reality, dreams, body swapping, supernatural, reincarnation, destiny, danger, escapades, disorder, rivalry, hidden identity, celebrity culture, death, dancing, agent, male female relationship, cyclops, hypnosis ...

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Most similar movies to Monkeybone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, stylized, not serious and clever films with plots about imaginary, escapades, disorder, storytelling, mentor, family and danger mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Monkeybone: Cool World (1992), Waking Life (2001), Monsters, Inc. (2001), Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003), I Married a Strange Person! (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 19K
Cool World (1992)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jack Deebs is a cartoonist who is due to be released from jail. His comic book "Cool World" describes a zany world populated by "doodles" (cartoon characters) and "noids" (humanoids). What Jack didn't realize is ...
Style: surreal, stylized, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: seduction, sex, parallel world, casino, femme fatale, alternate dimension, cartoonist, couples, supernatural romance, disorder, real world, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1940s, 1990s, year 1945
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
South Park: Kyle Sucks Cartman's Balls - The Trilogy (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Some of the boys in South Park elementary find themselves on a balloon ride to an imaginary land. At arrival they're faced with an unimaginably threat.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, funny, satirical ...
Audience: kids
Plot: bet, mayor, monster, trap, adult humor, imagination, wager, parody, religions or cults, fictional reality, imaginary, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.8
 57K
Waking Life (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Waking Life is about a young man in a persistent lucid dream-like state. The film follows its protagonist as he initially observes and later participates in philosophical discussions that weave together issues like reality, free will, our ...
Style: stylized, surreal, talky, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: philosophy, existentialism, nightmare, dream, imagination, twentysomething life, imaginary, supernatural, lifestyle, human nature, encounter, bohemian life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.1
 728K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, funny, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, date night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, fear, monster, rivalry, imaginary, invisibility, adventure, kidnapping, cheating, villain, odd couple, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck are up to their feuding ways again. Tired of playing second fiddle to Bugs, Daffy has decided to leave the Studio for good. He is aided by Warner Bros.' humor impaired Vice President of Comedy, Kate Houghton, who ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: destiny, world domination, satellite, desert, spy, duck, family, adventure, chase, heroes, obsessive quest, hollywood ...
Place: nevada, africa, las vegas, usa, mcdonald's restaurant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I Married a Strange Person! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A newlywed develops a strange lump on his neck that gives him the ability to transform people or objects at will. His wife is very upset. Meanwhile, the CEO of Smilecorp learns of this man and his ability and sees a way to achieve world domination ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: supernatural ability, newlyweds, imaginary, wish come true, couples, wedding night, supernatural, newlywed, married couple, surrealism, sex, gore ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Babes in Toyland (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Everyone's favorite nursery rhyme characters come magically and musically to life in this animated adventure based on the classic holiday tale.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: factory, family, heroic mission, mischievous children, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, adventure, friends, true love, daring rescue, young heroes, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, South Korea, India, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rocky and Bullwinkle have been living off the finances made from the reruns of their cartoon show. Boris and Natasha somehow manage to crossover into reality and team up with Fearless Leader, an evil criminal turned media mogul with some evil plans ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, feel good, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, family, danger, heroic mission, imaginary, friends, special agents, escapades, down on your luck, on the road, heroes, buddies ...
Place: new york, usa, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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A Town Called Panic (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Animated plastic toys like Cowboy, Indian and Horse have problems, too. Cowboy and Indian's plan to surprise Horse with a homemade birthday gift backfires when they destroy his house instead. Surreal adventures take over as the trio travel to ...
Style: surreal, humorous, offbeat, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, cowboy, human animal relationship, birthday, adventure, take over, chases and races, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, fight back, love and romance, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.0
 71K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, comic, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat, pets, rescue, disorder, animal life, dog, talking animals, animal shelter, tv host, adaptation, happy ending, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Strange Magic (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A love potion works its devious charms on fairies, elves and the swamp-dwelling Bog King as they all try to possess the potion for themselves.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: fairy, imaginary, true love, imaginary kingdom, kidnapping, betrayal, heroes, danger, love potion, rivalry, family, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Futurama: Bender's Game (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Leela is insulted by a group of space-rednecks (like regular rednecks, but in space) she enters the Planet Express ship in a demolition derby. She emerges victorious, but when she brings the damaged ship home and the Professor sees the fuel ...
Style: clever, humorous, exciting, futuristic, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, knight, dragon, mad, disorder, old love, partners, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, master villain ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: mine, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An action epic that explores the origins of the Aqua Teen Hunger Force (better known as Master Shake, Frylock, and Meatwad,) who somehow become pitted in a battle over an immortal piece of exercise equipment.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, robot, blood, surrealism, farce, partners, disorder, heroes, buddies, adventure, heroic mission, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new jersey, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea, Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Burger Beard is a pirate who is in search of the final page of a magical book that makes any evil plan he writes in it come true, which happens to be the Krabby Patty secret formula. When the entire city of Bikini Bottom is put in danger, SpongeBob, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, surreal ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: underwater, superhero, adventure, best friends, good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, time travel, fish out of water, pirate, creativity, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.
Style: not serious, humorous, fairy tale, feel good, awful ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, cinderella story, princess, cinderella, good versus evil, imaginary, friends, love and romance, friendship, danger, heroes, parody ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 77K
The Smurfs (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, funny, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: chase, blue, family, magic, fish out of water, disorder, friends, curses spells and rituals, adventure, getting home, urban, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Bill struggles to put together his shattered psyche, in this new feature film version of Don Hertzfeldt's animated short film trilogy.
Style: dark humor, surreal, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: immortality, surrealism, hospital, divorced parents, nightmare, illness, mental illness, direction and purpose, hopes, introspection, mental instability, death of parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the old-old-old-fashioned vampire Vlad arrives at the hotel for an impromptu family get-together, Hotel Transylvania is in for a collision of supernatural old-school and modern day cool.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: imaginary, hotel, family, vampire, monsters, grandfather grandson relationship, adventure, marriage, zombie, mummy, witch, invisible man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: romania, transylvania, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Twice Upon a Time (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two wannabe heroes and their friends must stop a madman from giving everyone nightmares.
Style: offbeat, stylized, semi serious, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, animal life, heroes, rescue, rivalry, family, imaginary kingdom, escapades, adventure, imaginary, factory, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 50K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, fantasy world, friendship, adventure, family, young heroes, fish out of water, disorder, escapades, danger, prejudice, steampunk ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Tom and Jerry's Giant Adventure (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Tom And Jerry are among the last animals living in Storybook Town, a fairy tale-inspired theme park "where dreams come true, if you believe."
Style: not serious, exciting, stylized, humorous, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: theme park, imaginary kingdom, family, chaos and mayhem, escapades, chases and races, friends, imaginary, animal life, disorder, friendship, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 653
The Tune (1992)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Del is a song writer for the obnoxious Mr. Mega, and in love with Didi, Mega's secretary. His quest to write a hit tune brings him to the wacky world of Flooby Nooby, where he just might learn to write songs from the heart.
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: music, oldies, disorder, musician's life, friendship, goofy hero, imaginary kingdom, friends, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, city life, ambition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Ronal the Barbarian (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ronal is a young barbarian with low self-esteem, the polar opposite of all the muscular barbarians in his village. He's a real wuss. However, as fate would have it, responsibility for the tribe's survival falls on Ronal's scrawny ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, feel good, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: goofy hero, adventure, good versus evil, daring rescue, friendship, imaginary, barbarian, heroes, loser, friends, heroic mission, youth ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.4
 34K
The Smurfs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The evil wizard Gargamel creates a couple of mischievous Smurf-like creatures called the Naughties that he hopes will let him harness the all-powerful, magical Smurf-essence. But when he discovers that only a real Smurf can give him what he wants, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, melancholic, entertaining, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: family, kidnapping, chase, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, friends, confined, chases and races, good versus evil, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.7
 171K
Coraline (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, ...
Style: gothic, scary, surreal, stylized, dark ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: parallel world, adventure, parents and children, danger, family, save the day, young heroes, neighbor, family relations, circus, rescue, estate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Happily N'Ever After 2 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Fairy tales collide when Mambo and Munk tip the scales of good and evil once again.
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, family relations, parody, parallel world, family life, teenage life, heroes, disorder, royal family, on the run, good versus evil, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.5
 3K
Lesson Faust (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, France, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A very free adaptation of Marlowe's 'Doctor Faustus', Goethe's 'Faust' and various other treatments of the old legend of the man who sold his soul to the devil. Svankmajer's Faust is a nondescript man who, after ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, thought provoking, offbeat ...
Plot: surrealism, deal with the devil, philosophy, clay, puppet, supernatural ability, devil, love and romance, wish come true, escapades, hopes, destructive relationship ...
Place: prague, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Devil Is a Part-Timer! (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Story: Foiled by a hero when he’s inches away from conquering the world, the devil finds himself in modern-day Tokyo. With no real-world skills to speak of, the devil is forced to make ends meet flipping burgers at a fast food joint! To stall any further ...
Style: humorous, exciting, offbeat, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, imaginary, danger, rivalry, anti heroes, workplace, demon, fish out of water, workplace situations, hopes, disorder, fast food ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.9
 7K
Mind Game (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film follows Nishi, a loser who has a crush on his childhood girlfriend. After an encounter with the Japanese mafia, the film follows Nishi as he journeys to heaven and back, and ends up trapped in an even more unlikely place.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, heaven, imaginary, couple relations, hopes, siblings relations, adventure, miraculous event, dealing with death, family relations, introspection, fictional reality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Scooby-Doo and the Reluctant Werewolf (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Shaggy is turned into a werewolf, and it's up to Scooby, Scrappy and Shaggy's girlfriend to help him win a race against other monsters, and become human again.
Style: not serious, offbeat, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, werewolf, mummy, car race, youth, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, human becomes animal, deadly creature, mystery, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%