Movies like Multiplicity

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Multiplicity (1996)
 6.1
 28K
Multiplicity (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Construction worker Doug Kinney finds that the pressures of his working life, combined with his duties to his wife Laura and daughter Jennifer leaves him with little time for himself. However, he is approached by geneticist Dr. Owen Leeds, who offers Doug a rather unusual solution to his problems: cloning.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, absurd, exciting, offbeat, funny, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cloning, split personality, experiment gone awry, disorder, twins, family life, family relations, misfit, parents and children, self discovery, mental illness, nothing goes right, switching roles, fish out of water, husband wife relationship, farce, human duplication, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, construction, mistaken identity, miraculous event, lookalikes, couples, dog, ballet ...
Time: year 1996
Place: england, europe

Most similar movies to Multiplicity

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, absurd and melancholic films with plots about brutality, disorder, adaptation, storytelling, dialogue, family and mentor mostly in Comedy, Romance and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Multiplicity: Junior (1994), The Nutty Professor (1996), Coneheads (1993), The Nutty Professor (1963), Mr. Mom (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.6
 61K
Junior (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As part of a fertility research project, a male scientist agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body.
Style: feel good, humorous, absurd, light, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, science, scientist, farce, inventions and discoveries, fall in love, baby, switching roles, experiment gone awry, disorder, nothing goes right, medicine ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, twentieth century, 1990s, year 1994
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Nutty Professor (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eddie Murphy stars as shy Dr. Sherman Klump, a kind, brilliant, 'calorifically challenged' genetic professor. When beautiful Carla Purty joins the university faculty, Sherman grows desperate to whittle his 400-pound frame down to size and ...
Style: humorous, funny, touching, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: split personality, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, physical appearance, experiment gone awry, nothing goes right, fall in love, goofy hero, alter ego, overweight man, makeover, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.3
 48K
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 ⇓
91%
The Nutty Professor (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jerry Lewis directed, co-wrote and starred in this riotously funny movie that set a new standard for screen comedy and inspired the hit remake. Lewis plays a timid, nearsighted chemistry teacher who discovers a magical potion that can transform him ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: university, college, laboratory, potion, chemistry, student, professor, teacher, mad scientist, romance, love, wooing ...
Time: 1960s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 20K
Mr. Mom (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jack and Caroline are a couple making a decent living When Jack suddenly loses his job. They agree that he should stay at home and look after the house while Caroline works. It's just that he's never done it before, and really doesn't ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, fish out of water, family life, parents and children, switching roles, job, relationship vs career, unfulfillment, rise and fall, misfit, parenthood, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
My Boss's Daughter (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a young man agrees to housesit for his boss, he thinks it'll be the perfect opportunity to get close to the woman he desperately has a crush on – his boss's daughter. But he doesn't plan on the long line of other houseguests ...
Style: humorous, feel good, idiotic, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: workplace, fish out of water, comedy of errors, farce, nothing goes right, goofy hero, misfit, disorder, estate, drugs/alcohol, boss and employee, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The hilarity begins when professor Sherman Klump finds romance with fellow DNA specialist, Denise Gaines, and discovers a brilliant formula that reverses aging. But Sherman's thin and obnoxious alter ego, Buddy Love, wants out...and a big piece ...
Style: humorous, not serious, scatology, surprise ending, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night
Plot: split personality, alter ego, physical appearance, family, family relations, college, university, supernatural ability, love and romance, family gatherings, nothing goes right, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Trial and Error (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An actor poses as a lawyer to help his sick friend, and problems develop.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, talky, light ...
Plot: courtroom, small town, lawyer, fish out of water, legal, mistaken identity, goofy hero, legal action, nothing goes right, cons and scams, comedy of errors, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Haunted Honeymoon (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan Mystery Theater wants to marry. For the marriage he takes his fiancée home to the castle where he grew up among his eccentric relatives. His uncle decides that he needs to be cured from a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parody, farce, dysfunctional family, nothing goes right, love and romance, ghost, couples, family relations, radio, misfit, mental illness, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.6
 29K
Bubble Boy (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jimmy is young man who was born without an immune system and has lived his life within a plastic bubble in his bedroom... who pines for the sweet caresses of girl-next-door Chloe. But when Chloe decides to marry her high school boyfriend, Jimmy -- ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, absurd, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, niagara falls, teenage life, goofy hero, obsessive quest, illness, love and romance, romance, chosen one, mutant, nightclub, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.1
 13K
Senseless (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A student gets his senses enhanced by an experimental drug. But abuse is not an option.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, romantic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: rivalry, college, ambition, nothing goes right, goofy hero, experiment gone awry, contests and competitions, youth, blindness and impaired vision, fish out of water, talking about masturbation, mentor ...
Time: 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Meet the Fockers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Hard-to-crack ex-CIA man, Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be, Greg Focker's parents. Unlike their happily matched offspring, the future in-laws find themselves in a situation of ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, comic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: parenthood, family relations, farce, parents and children, meet the parents, family life, parent child relationship, eccentric family, love and romance, nothing goes right, father in law son in law relationship, cia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wayne Szalinski is at it again. But instead of shrinking things, he tries to make a machine that can make things grow. As in the first one, his machine isn't quite accurate. But when he brings Nick & his toddler son Adam to see his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, clever, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fish out of water, inventor, family, family relations, parents and children, experiment gone awry, nothing goes right, escapades, inventions and discoveries, danger, disorder, baby ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Son of Flubber (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Medfield's lovable but hopelessly absent-minded professor -- Ned Brainard (Fred MacMurray) -- bounces back in this classic Disney film with hilarious new mishaps when he experiments with the amazing by-products of his startling anti-gravity ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: college, family, disorder, family life, inventions and discoveries, goofy hero, mad scientist, child as adult, fish out of water, experiment gone awry, nothing goes right, fall in love ...
Time: 60s
Place: pentagon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.5
 34K
Nine Months (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When he finds out his longtime girlfriend is pregnant, a commitment-phobe realizes he might have to change his lifestyle for better or much, much worse.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, marriage, romance, self discovery, couple relations, parent child relationship, baby, women, family drama, life turned upside down, lifestyle, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Surviving Christmas (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Drew Latham is an executive leading an empty, shallow life with only wealth on his side. Facing another lonely Christmas ahead, he revisit his old childhood home in the hope of reliving some old holiday memories – but he finds that the house in ...
Style: feel good, humorous, absurd, idiotic, semi serious ...
Plot: christmas, couple relations, holiday, nothing goes right, eccentric family, looking for love, suburbs, parents and children, loneliness, happy ending, dysfunctional family, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.2
 14K
Fathers' Day (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After Scott has a fight with his father and runs away and when his father refuses to go after him. His mother, Collette, then goes to one of her former boyfriends, Jack, a lawyer, and tells him that he's her son's real father. Jack ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, road movie ...
Plot: odd couple, friendship, misfit partners, parents and children, missing child, parenthood, family relations, disorder, teenage life, family problems, on the road, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, san francisco, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Neighbors (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When the Weavers move to a gated community in New Jersey, they discover that the entire neighborhood is comprised of aliens from the planet Zabvron. But as the Weavers and the aliens face the struggles of everyday life together, they discover that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, parents and children, benign alien, family relations, eccentric family, family life, couples, suburban life, misfit, social relations, disorder, sitcom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
What Planet Are You From? (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A highly-evolved planet, whose denizens feel no emotion and reproduce by cloning, plans to take over Earth from the inside by sending an operative, fashioned with a humming, mechanical penis, to impregnate an earthling and stay until the birth. The ...
Style: humorous, sexual, offbeat, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: alien, pregnancy, fish out of water, cloning, couples, disorder, leadership, aging, misfit, alcohol abuse, benign alien, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
I Don't Know How She Does It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids.
Style: humorous, witty, funny, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: family vacation, relationship vs career, family life, workplace, ambition, workplace situations, parents and children, workaholic, lifestyle, gender, power relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, hawaii, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.0
 41K
Vegas Vacation (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Griswold family hits the road again for a typically ill-fated vacation, this time to the glitzy mecca of slots and showgirls—Las Vegas.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, obsession, farce, casino, family relations, teenage life, nothing goes right, parents and children, dysfunctional family, desert, on the road, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Stuart Saves His Family (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stuart Smalley, the Saturday Night Live character, comes to the big screen. Stuart, the disciple of the 12 step program, is challenged by lifes injustices.
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, realistic, satirical ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, farce, self discovery, disorder, family problems, family life, nothing goes right, down on your luck, siblings relations, parents and children, couple relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 2.8
 55K
Date Movie (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Spoof of romantic comedies which focuses on a man (Campbell), his crush (Hannigan), his parents (Coolidge, Willard), and her father (Griffin).
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: parody, looking for love, nothing goes right, opposites attract, youth, couples, disorder, family life, friends, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 16K
The Ex (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his lawyer wife, Sofia, becomes pregnant, chronic underachiever Tom Reilly must take a job at his father-in-law's advertising firm. Tom has to adjust to the demands of a very high-powered job, and he finds himself in an increasingly ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: workplace, couples, disorder, rivalry, farce, love triangle, chef, advertising, family relations, in-laws, jealous spouse, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.3
 13K
Post Grad (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ryden Malby has a master plan. Graduate college, get a great job, hang out with her best friend and find the perfect guy. But her plan spins hilariously out of control when she’s forced to move back home with her eccentric family.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, funny, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: unemployment, family, looking for love, love triangle, eccentric family, family life, love and romance, twentysomething life, life is a bitch, fall in love, unfulfillment, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.7
 19K
Easy Virtue (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British stuffiness out the window.
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, stylized, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, parents and children, high society, mind game, culture clash, manipulations, eccentric family, love and romance, dishonesty, fish out of water, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, 1930s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, france, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.9
 48K
Overboard (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Heiress, Joanna Stayton hires carpenter, Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht -- and refuses to pay him for the project when it's done. But after Joanna accidentally falls overboard and loses her memory, Dean sees an opportunity to get ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: family life, memory loss, love and romance, parents and children, culture clash, mischievous children, betrayal, family relations, amnesia, romance, dishonesty, social differences ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.4
 709
Simon (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of scientist take Simon, a psychology professor, as a test person for a brainwash experiment. After that they try to convince him that he was a living-being from another planet
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, surreal, funny ...
Plot: evolution, scientist, brainwashing, friendship, self discovery, disorder, hidden identity, farce, mistaken identity, friends, space and aliens, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 70s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Meet the Parents (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Greg Focker is ready to marry his girlfriend, Pam, but before he pops the question, he must win over her formidable father, humorless former CIA agent Jack Byrnes, at the wedding of Pam's sister. As Greg bends over backward to make a good ...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, realistic, comic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: parenthood, family disapproval, family gatherings, meet the parents, wedding, cat, cia, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, farce, mishap, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Dream a Little Dream (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Bobby Kellar has a crush on Lainie Diamond, girlfriend of school jerk Joel. Coleman is working on an experiment which will help him move into a place where Dreams are reality. When an accident occurs Coleman finds himself in Bobby's body and ...
Style: humorous, inspirational, clever, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenager, dream, body swapping, fish out of water, romance, friendship, disorder, misfit, self discovery, youth, wish come true, school ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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