Movies like Monkeybone

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Monkeybone (2001)
 4.7
 15K
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: surreal, humorous, not serious, stylized, offbeat, absurd, dark humor, comic, idiotic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: parallel world, hospital, organ donation, imaginary, disorder, goofy hero, hidden identity, celebrity culture, destiny, reincarnation, danger, escapades, rivalry, supernatural, surrealism, death, body swapping, artist, drawing, dancing, agent, coma, singer, doctor, erection ...

Most similar movies to Monkeybone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, melancholic, stylized and clever films with plots about storytelling, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, imaginary, life philosophy and adventure mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Monkeybone: Cool World (1992), Waking Life (2001), Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003), A Town Called Panic (2009), 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, femme fatale, cartoonist, alternate dimension, casino, parallel world, unlikely couple, supernatural romance, fish out of water, imaginary, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 1940s, 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, not serious, offbeat, funny, satirical ...
Audience: kids
Plot: adult humor, imagination, wager, bet, trap, mayor, monster, parody, anti heroes, chaos and mayhem, suicide mission, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.8
 55K
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, talky, surreal, clever, serious ...
Plot: philosophy, existentialism, dream, imagination, nightmare, human nature, hopes, freedom, parallel world, free will, imaginary, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
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, road movie, not serious, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, family, on the road, hollywood, heroic mission, escapades, talking to the camera, heroes, imaginary, disorder, buddies, special agents ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, not serious, witty, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: spy, duck, desert, destiny, adventure, satellite, world domination, obsessive quest, family, rescue, movie business, treasure hunt ...
Place: africa, nevada, las vegas, usa, mcdonald's restaurant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, not serious, offbeat, absurd ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: human animal relationship, friendship, birthday, cowboy, adventure, village, buddies, village life, farm, friends, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, france, japan
⇓ 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: surreal, stylized, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural ability, on the run, wish come true, chases and races, couple relations, imaginary, couples, satellite, surrealism, newlyweds, sex, gore ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: humorous, clever, futuristic, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, dragon, spacecraft, androids and robots, danger, escapades, imaginary, adventure, disorder, master villain, misfit partners, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: mine, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 702K
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, fairy tale, touching, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: friendship, monster, rivalry, fear, imaginary, invisibility, kidnapping, cheating, adventure, villain, odd couple, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, serious, realistic ...
Plot: immortality, surrealism, divorced parents, hospital, nightmare, illness, mental illness, introspection, death of parent, mental instability, hopes, direction and purpose ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, not serious, exciting, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, surrealism, blood, robot, farce, goofy hero, disorder, blood splatter, adventure, buddies, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 49K
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fantasy world, good versus evil, family, adventure, friendship, young heroes, escapades, fish out of water, danger, disorder, prejudice, steampunk ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 69K
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, preschoolers, kids
Plot: cat, pets, dog, rescue, animal life, disorder, talking animals, adaptation, tv host, animal shelter, happy ending, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens, kids
Plot: factory, mischievous children, young heroes, daring rescue, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, family, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.2
 639
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, urban, goofy hero, oldies, musician's life, surrealism, rising to stardom, friendship, showbiz, city life, artists and showbiz, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 33K
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: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: family, chases and races, imaginary, chase, disorder, kidnapping, good versus evil, rescue, curses spells and rituals, friends, confined, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, fairy tale, humorous, feel good, awful ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, cinderella story, friendship, cinderella, princess, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, love and romance, friends, little red riding hood, intern ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, dark, stylized ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: parallel world, adventure, parents and children, danger, family, save the day, young heroes, neighbor, estate, family relations, dream, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
Robin Harris' Bebe's Kids (1992)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: When Robin meets the lovely Jamika he thinks he's in heaven. But when he meets her friend Bebe's children, whom she is looking after, he knows he's in hell. Bebe's kids are the most obnoxious, irritating, pain in the butt kids he ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, witty, cynical ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, teens
Plot: theme park, hip hop, african american, nanny, mischievous children, urban, pirate, chaos and mayhem, youth, disorder, babies and infants, city life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, imaginary kingdom, factory, danger, journey, escapades, heroes, adventure, family, imaginary, rescue, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 75K
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: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: family, blue, magic, fish out of water, chase, disorder, getting home, curses spells and rituals, friends, urban, adventure, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: surrealism, supernatural ability, philosophy, puppet, clay, devil, deal with the devil, redemption, master, magic, occult, play ...
Place: prague, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: self discovery, heaven, adventure, introspection, new love, cruelty, changing the past or future, couple relations, escapades, hopes, imaginary, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
Teacher's Pet (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Spot (Lane) is a dog who can talk and read. Posing as a human, he sneaks into school with his master Leonard (Flemming). Educational adventures ensue
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mad scientist, school, family, mischievous children, odd couple, adventure, pets, young heroes, rescue, friendship, family life, fish out of water ...
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: young heroes, coming of age, family, daring rescue, good versus evil, adventure, rescue, parody, friendship, cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: underwater, superhero, best friends, adventure, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, time travel, creativity, happy ending, pirate, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, adventure, grandfather grandson relationship, children, culture clash, marriage, witch, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: romania, transylvania, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Futurama: Into the Wild Green Yonder (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Leela becomes an outlaw when she and a group of ecologically-minded feminists attempt to save an asteroid of primitive life forms and the Violet Dwarf star from being destroyed, while Fry joins a secret society and attempts to stop a mysterious ...
Style: not serious, humorous, futuristic, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: megaphone, wormhole, phone booth, environmentalism, outer space, save the world, danger, feminism, alien life-form, imaginary, androids and robots, anti heroes ...
Time: future
Place: new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: A holiday themed animated direct-to-video film starring Academy Award-winners, Tom and Jerry. It uses a good deal of Tchaikovsky's famous ballet The Nutcracker as background music. This film would be the last animated production for Tom and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, escapades, imaginary, family, rivalry, adventure, disorder, save the day, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, artists and showbiz, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Shrek the Halls (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: The Christmas tree isn't the only thing green in this new holiday classic. Shrek is back and trying to get into the spirit of the season. After promising Fiona and the kids a Christmas they'll remember, he is forced to take a crash course ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, not serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: holiday, cat, donkey, christmas tree, friendship, family, odd couple, reluctant partners, intrigue, adventure, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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