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The Nutt House (1992)
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The Nutt House (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two identical twins, separated since infancy, meet after 30 years causing a series of mistaken identity and crisis for all involved.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious
Plot: mistaken identity, twins, family relations, partners, family life, mental illness, track down, social differences, society, dishonesty, disorder, siblings relations, reunion, odd couple, eccentric family, switching roles, split personality, politician, infidelity, insanity, transformation, identical twins, food fight
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to The Nutt House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about disorder, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, family life, society and friends mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Nutt House: The Pretty One (2013), Stuart Saves His Family (1995), The Pooch and the Pauper (2000), I Take These Men (1983), HairBrained (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Pretty One (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her idolized twin sister Audrey dies in a car accident, Laurel decides to take her place. But, as she eases into the life she has always wanted, she must decide between continuing the lie or revealing herself.
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, hidden identity, self discovery, fall in love, love and romance, disorder, dishonesty, profanity, bittersweet, urban, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, disorder, family problems, nothing goes right, self discovery, family life, siblings relations, couples, down on your luck, eccentric family, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Pooch and the Pauper (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The bulldog Liberty (who's thoughts we're able to hear) is the "First Dog of the USA", i.e. the president's dog. As such he has a lot of representative duties, but also many privileges which made him snobby and condescending ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: twins, dog, switching roles, bulldog, fish out of water, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, disorder, family relations, pets, odd couple, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two brothers who can feel each others' pain and pleasure mess up the French revolution.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, parody, farce, adventure, siblings relations, switching roles, friends, family relations, rebellion, state affairs, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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I Take These Men (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Moments before being surprised at an anniversary garden party thrown by her husband and their family and friends, Carol Sherwood shocks him by saying she wants a divorce and during the course of the party, she has three separate fantasies with three ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dishonesty, unlikely criminals, battle of the sexes, best friends, wedding, family problems, disorder, couples, friends, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The House of Yes (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jackie-O is anxiously awaiting the visit of her brother home for Thanksgiving, but isn't expecting him to bring a friend. She's even more shocked to learn that this friend is his fiance. It soon becomes clear that Jackie Kennedy's ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: incest, thanksgiving, dysfunctional family, family relations, mental illness, eccentric family, family problems, twins, family life, love and romance, brother sister incest, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.4
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HairBrained (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 14 year old genius gets rejected by Harvard and ends up at a much lower ranked school where he makes friends with a mature student.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, odd couple, friends, college life, disorder, fish out of water, prodigy, youth, society, social relations, coming of age, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Madea's Big Happy Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shirley has important news for her family, but she has five grown children with different lifestyles and finds it difficult to get them and the kids all together. So in steps Madea, the Matriarch General, to put the family's life in perspective ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: eccentric family, family gatherings, family life, parents and children, family problems, siblings relations, family relations, suburbs, terminal illness, indoor, strong female presence, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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A Merry Friggin' Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Boyd Mitchler and his family must spend Christmas with his estranged family of misfits. Upon realizing that he left all his son's gifts at home, he hits the road with his dad in an attempt to make the 8-hour round trip before sunrise.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining
Plot: family gatherings, nothing goes right, eccentric family, family relations, escapades, on the road, disorder, parents and children, race against time, road trip, christmas present, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Mrs. Winterbourne (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Connie Doyle is eighteen and pregnant her boyfriend has kicked her out. She accidentaly ends up on a train where she meets Hugh Winterbourne and his wife Patricia who is pregnant. The train wrecks and she wakes up in the hosptial to find out that ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, pregnancy, love and romance, train wreck, romance, forbidden love, switching roles, babies and infants, society, dishonesty, rise to the top, family life ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
My Mom Is a Character (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After another spat with her kids, Dona Hermínia decides to take some time off from them and hides away in her aunt's house, where she reminisces about her kids in an age when they still needed her.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: eccentric family, family life, disorder, siblings relations, parents and children, family problems, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, brazilian, brother brother relationship, mother daughter relationship, mother and son ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Sunshine Boys (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two aging comedians who acrimoniously dissolved their act eight years earlier must overcome their differences when they have the chance for a lucrative movie comeback.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, odd couple, retirement, heart attack, siblings relations, golden years, artists and showbiz, betrayal, elderly, partners, showbiz, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Hoods (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Angelo, together with a group of five other people, is ordered by his father, an Italian mobster, to kill the son of an enemy of his, who has destroyed one of his buildings with a bomb. The problems grow bigger when they discover that the person ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child in peril, bandit, crimes, crime, criminal's revenge, buddies, dishonesty, rivalry, danger, gangsters, criminal heroes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.5
 1K
Upperdog (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As young children, half-siblings Axel and Yanne are adopted to Norway. They are separated on arrival, he to material wealth on Oslo's west side, she to an average family on the east side. In contrast to her younger brother, Yanne remembers ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: adoption, family relations, human nature, reunion, society, siblings relations, social differences, friends, ex soldier, female director, disorder, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.8
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Folks! (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A slightly self absorbed yuppie takes in his parents including his senile father, after their home burns down. But his personal and professional life fall apart soon after.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, dark humor
Plot: family relations, hospital, world war two, old age, father son relationship, misfit, aging, elderly, silly humor, police detective, family problems, disorder ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Steal Big Steal Little (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ruben and Robby are twin brothers, adopted by Mona, one of the wealthiest - and most eccentric - women in Santa Barbara. Ruben is devoted to Mona, but Robby is more devoted to her money. So when Mona leaves her fortune and estate to Ruben it starts ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous, light ...
Plot: lawyer, family relations, twin brother, estate, vengeance, embezzlement, environmentalism, power relations, battles, disorder, twins, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Switching Goals (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Story: Twin sisters Emma and Sam come up with a scheme to switch places so each can play in the soccer team they prefer.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, hidden identity, ambition, mischievous children, switching roles, sport, contests and competitions, lifestyle, secret identity, rivalry, mistaken identity, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 612
The Debut (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Filipino-American high school student Ben (Dante Mercado) works in a comic book shop to earn money to pay his way into Cal Arts. His father, a postman, is determined that his son--who has won a pre-med scholarship to UCLA--will become a doctor. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, witty
Plot: high school, culture clash, coming of age, friendship, school, high school life, looking for love, couples, social differences, family life, eccentric family, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Beautiful Joe (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An extremely nice guy falls for a really bad girl
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mistaken identity, love and romance, on the run, gangsters, dishonesty, society, couple relations, terminal illness, mob boss, seduction, hitman, interracial relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, las vegas, nevada, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.0
 2K
The Kitchen (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jennifer's thirtieth birthday party is supposed to be a special day. But what starts out as a day of celebration quickly spirals into a most ill-fated day Jennifer wishes she could forget, in this ensemble comedy set entirely in a kitchen.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: birthday, family relations, disorder, nothing goes right, infidelity, dishonesty, friendship, siblings relations, kitchen, indoor, sexual content, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Million to Juan (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about an honest Mexican immigrant who struggles without a green card by selling oranges on a street corner. One day a limousine pulls up and he is handed a check for $1,000,000 with instructions that he is to give the check back in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: money, restaurant, family relations, community, misfit, rise to the top, society, dishonesty, immigrants, prostitute, down on your luck, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, california, latin america, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
2BPerfectlyHonest (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Business partners Frank and Josh go bankrupt after their dot-com start-up collapses before it goes online. Frank, a bachelor and broke, reluctantly moves back home to live with his parents while Josh, a hippie computer wiz who's married and has ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friends, friendship, disorder, partners, lifestyle, odd couple, love and romance, self discovery, infidelity, couples, nightlife, city life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Germany, Norway, France, Denmark
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An absurdist, surrealistic and shocking pitch-black comedy, which moves freely from nightmare to fantasy to hilariously deadpan humour as it muses on man’s perpetual inhumanity to man.
Style: surreal, realistic, humorous, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: human nature, power relations, society, odd couple, teaching the ways of the world, misfit, partners, on the road, mentally challenged, death, hospital, absurdism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.0
 27K
Drop Dead Fred (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Elizabeth returns to her mother's home after her marriage breaks up, she recreates her imaginary childhood friend, Fred, to escape from the trauma of losing her husband and her job. In between the chaos and mayhem that Fred creates, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, surreal, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary friend, family relations, mental illness, childhood memory, misfit, chaos and mayhem, parents and children, starting over, vengeance, disorder, family life, personal growth ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Single Moms Club (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of single moms are brought together in the aftermath of an incident at their children's school.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: chick flick
Plot: single parent, parents and children, social differences, support group, family relations, friends, society, friendship, mental illness, racial stereotype, single mother, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Boss in the Living Room (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cristina lives a peaceful life until her older brother Ciro, who has to attend a trial, asks to spend house arrests at Cristina’s home.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Plot: fish out of water, hidden identity, life turned upside down, misfit, family relations, couple relations, culture clash, society, family life, dishonesty, couples, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Beginner's Guide to Endings (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film centers on three brothers who, upon learning they only have a few days left to live, set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes. Hopper and Simmons are playing the brothers' father and uncle, respectively, while Caan is one of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, contemplative, light ...
Plot: family relations, last wish, parents and children, ex athlete, family problems, introspection, self discovery, friendship, terminal illness, death, society, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Chosen One (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paul is an ordinary man who is at the end of his rope. He hates his job, his beautiful wife has left him, and his mother and gay, Buddhist-monk brother constantly remind him of his shortcomings. Although Paul doesn't know it yet, his life is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: chosen one, self discovery, family relations, society, destiny, deadend life, farce, life turned upside down, oracle, suicide attempt, brother brother relationship, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south america, colombia, los angeles, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Relative Strangers (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An uptight professional meets his lower-class biological parents for the first time.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: adoption, family life, eccentric family, meet the parents, family relations, odd couple, parents and children, parent child relationship, estrangement, disorder, family problems, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Like Father Like Son (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dr. Jack Hammond has best chances to become medical superintendent in the clinic. So he's completely absorbed in his work and has no understanding for his teenage son Chris' problems with school. By accident one of them drinks a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, inspirational, sentimental, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: body swapping, high school, switching roles, child as adult, disorder, misfit, youth, fish out of water, parents and children, family life, odd couple, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%