Movies like Paul Blart: Mall Cop

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Paul Blart: Mall Cop (2009)
 5.2
 97K
Paul Blart: Mall Cop (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mild-mannered Paul Blart (Kevin James) has always had huge dreams of becoming a State Trooper. Until then, he patrols the local mall as a security guard. With his closely cropped moustache, personal transporter and gung-ho attitude, only Blart seems to take his job seriously. All that changes when a team of thugs raids the mall and takes hostages. Untrained, unarmed and a super-size target, Blart has to become a real cop to save the day.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, exciting, realistic, not serious, surprise ending, cult film, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: security guard, shopping mall, goofy hero, heist, fall in love, workplace situations, disorder, one against many, unlikely hero, single parent, internet dating, romance, weapons, crimes, heroes, hostages, confined, crime, group of criminals, law enforcement, unfulfilled love, living with parents, workplace, save the day, petty job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey

Most similar movies to Paul Blart: Mall Cop

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, realistic and idiotic films with plots about life philosophy, disorder, catastrophe, chase, dialogue, mentor and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Paul Blart: Mall Cop: Daddy Day Care (2003), Zookeeper (2011), Mad Money (2008), Loaded Weapon 1 (1993), Taxi (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Security guard Paul Blart is headed to Las Vegas to attend a Security Guard Expo with his teenage daughter Maya before she departs for college. While at the convention, he inadvertently discovers a heist - and it's up to Blart to apprehend the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, romantic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: shopping mall, family relations, parents and children, crimes, goofy hero, security guard, single father, romance, justice, fight scenes, life philosophy, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 59K
Daddy Day Care (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: children, unemployment, mischievous children, fish out of water, farce, goofy hero, kindergarten, nothing goes right, friends, workplace situations, disorder, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 53K
Zookeeper (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A comedy about a zookeeper who might be great with animals, but he doesn't know anything about the birds and the bees. The man can't find love, so he decides to quit his job at the zoo, but his animal friends try to stop him and teach him ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: talking animals, zoo, wooing, friendship, goofy hero, romance, teaching the ways of the world, disorder, looking for love, monkey, animals, ostrich ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After her triumph at the Miss United States pageant, FBI agent Gracie Hart becomes an overnight sensation -- and the new "face of the FBI." But it's time to spring into action again when the pageant's winner, Cheryl, and emcee, ...
Style: feel good, not serious, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: fbi, rescue, undercover agent, working undercover, chases and races, crimes, kidnapping, race against time, law enforcement, ransom, press conference, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 19K
Mad Money (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three female employees of the Federal Reserve plot to steal money that is about to be destroyed.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: cons and scams, heist, workplace, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, society, bank robbery, crime, criminal heroes, money, crimes, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kansas, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they can dope the nation by distributing their wares via the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, exciting, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, buddies, partners against crime, police, police investigation, cocaine, murder, master criminal, drug dealing, crimes, law enforcement, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.5
 38K
Taxi (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mouthy and feisty taxicab driver has hot tips for a green and inept cop set on solving a string of New York City bank robberies committed by a quartet of female Brazilian bank robbers.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, law enforcement, crimes, partners against crime, working undercover, heist, rivalry, odd couple, partners, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
That Darn Cat (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While making his nightly rounds in the neighborhood, Patti's pet cat D.C. finds himself the carrier of a call for help from a kidnap victim. Patti enlists skeptical law enforcement help to find the victim before it's too late.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, clever, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, rescue, missing person, mistaken identity, odd couple, working undercover, danger, animal life, track down, chase, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
Code Name: The Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cedric the Entertainer plays Jake, a seemingly regular guy who has no idea who he is after being hit over the head by mysterious assailants. When he finds himself entangled in a government conspiracy, Jake and his pursuers become convinced that he ...
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, working undercover, secret agents, goofy hero, save the day, race against time, master criminal, spy, danger, government agency, spy spoof, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Frank Drebin is persuaded out of retirement to go undercover in a state prison. There he is to find out what top terrorist, Rocco, has planned for when he escapes. Frank's wife, Jane, is desperate for a baby.. this adds to Frank's ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: parody, terrorism, undercover, race against time, danger, save the day, master criminal, crime, crimes, goofy hero, law enforcement, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Ernest Goes to Jail (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Bumbling Ernest P. Worrell is assigned to jury duty, where a crooked lawyer notices a resemblance with crime boss Mr. Nash, and arranges a switch. Nash assumes Ernest's job as a bank employee, while Ernest undergoes Nash's sentence to the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: prison, electric chair, escapades, confined, crime gone awry, danger, misfit, cons and scams, goofy hero, criminal heroes, prison life, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 225K
The Other Guys (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: NYPD detectives Christopher Danson (Johnson) and P.K. Highsmith (Jackson) are the baddest and most beloved cops in New York City. They don't get tattoos, other men get tattoos of them. Two desks over and one back, sit detectives Allen Gamble ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, cynical, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stupidity, police investigation, parody, misfit partners, partners against crime, reluctant partners, farce, goofy hero, verbal byplay, fighting crime, disorder, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 126K
Tower Heist (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A luxury condo manager leads a staff of workers to seek payback on the Wall Street swindler who defrauded them. With only days until the billionaire gets away with the perfect crime, the unlikely crew of amateur thieves enlists the help of petty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: heist, safecracker, skyscraper, thanksgiving, fbi, robbery, righting the wronged, unlikely criminals, perfect crime, crime, dishonesty, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Armed and Dangerous (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dooley, a cop wrongly sacked for corruption, teams up with a useless defence lawyer in their new careers... as security guards. When the two are made fall guys for a robbery at a location they are guarding, the pair begin to investigate corruption ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: corruption, heist, crime, friendship, nothing goes right, crimes, witnessing a crime, partners against crime, on the run, odd couple, goofy hero, comedy of errors ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, norway, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Pink Panther 2 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When legendary treasures from around the world are stolen, including the priceless Pink Panther Diamond, Chief Inspector Dreyfus is forced to assign Inspector Clouseau to a team of international detectives and experts charged with catching the thief ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, exciting ...
Plot: heist, farce, police investigation, partners, disorder, law enforcement, chaos and mayhem, goofy hero, partners against crime, nothing goes right, crimes, crime ...
Time: 2000s
Place: europe, rome italy, paris france, italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 58K
Showtime (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, fish out of water, reality tv, tv show, partners against crime, misfit partners, reluctant partners, crime, police operation, law enforcement, disorder, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Disorganized Crime (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are dumber than they are! By the time the gang ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, light, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, parody, heist, chase, crime, crime gone awry, buddies, law enforcement, master criminal, small town life, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: montana, usa, new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 21K
Men at Work (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two garbage men find the body of a city councilman in a trash can on their route. With help from a supervisor, the duo must solve the case and find the man's killer while hiding the body from the cops.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, cons and scams, goofy hero, amateur detective, partners, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, justice, brothers, guilty pleasure, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 46K
Masterminds (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, intense, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, armored car, crime, workplace, crimes, cons and scams, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, workplace situations, armored car robbery, surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: usa, southern usa, mexico, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 38K
Taxi 3 (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of thieves calling themselves the Santa Claus Gang are wreaking havoc, and the police can't keep up. Police Captain Gilbert is distracted by a Chinese reporter writing a story on his squad, and taxi driver Daniel is in the midst of a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, boss and employee, taxi driver, police investigation, unlikely partners, buddies, incompetent police, friends, skiing, crime, crimes, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Master of Disguise (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sweet-natured Italian waiter named Pistachio Disguisey at his father Fabbrizio's restaurant, who happens to be a member of a family with supernatural skills of disguise. But moments later the patriarch of the Disguisey family is kidnapped ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, melancholic, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, family, supernatural, heroic mission, master villain, confined, danger, rescue, disorder, supernatural ability, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Catch That Kid (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Athletic 12-year-old Maddy (Kristen Stewart) shares an enthusiasm for mountain climbing with her father, Tom (Sam Robards). Unfortunately, Tom suffers a spinal injury while scaling Mount Everest, and his family is unable to afford the surgery that ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heist, adventure, computer genius, family, disorder, heroes, rivalry, crimes, teenage life, family relations, master criminal, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Getting Even with Dad (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ray, an ex-con and widower, is planning a coin heist with two accomplices to help him to buy his own bakery. However, he doesn't expect his son Timmy, who was living with Ray's sister, to show up at the house right in the middle of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: heist, family, parents and children, dishonesty, family life, crimes, nothing goes right, going straight, crime, disorder, single parent, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 27K
Kangaroo Jack (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two childhood friends, a New York hairstylist and a wanna-be musician, get mixed-up with the mob and are forced to deliver $50,000 to Australia, but things go all wrong when the money is lost to a wild kangaroo.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, chase, desert, kangaroo, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, adventure, animal life, escapades, fish out of water, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
True Memoirs of an International Assassin (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a publisher changes a writer's debut novel about a deadly assassin from fiction to nonfiction, the author finds himself thrust into the world of his lead character, and must take on the role of his character for his own survival.
Style: absurd, captivating, funny, humorous, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: writers, mistaken identity, hitman, alter ego, secret service, fbi, fight scenes, assassination, lone hero, storytelling, assassin, assassins ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Reno 911!: Miami (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A rag-tag team of Reno cops are called in to save the day after a terrorist attack disrupts a national police convention in Miami Beach during spring break. Based on the Comedy Central series.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, funny, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, police, police investigation, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, incompetent police, save the day, disorder, buddies, terrorist, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, twists and turns, entertaining ...
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, nothing goes right, friendship, workplace, unlikely criminals, partners, buddies, disorder, stupidity, vengeance, sex tape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Here Comes the Boom (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A high school biology teacher moonlights as a mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to save the school's music program.
Style: humorous, exciting, inspirational, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, underdog, high school teacher, martial arts, prize money, mixed martial arts, against the odds, lifestyle change, ambition, rivalry, wrestling, financial problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Three Stooges (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While trying to save their childhood orphanage, Moe, Larry and Curly inadvertently stumble into a murder plot and wind up starring in a reality TV show.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, sincere ...
Plot: escapades, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, adventure, save the day, goofy hero, farce, betrayal, husband wife relationship, foot chase, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Modern Twain Story: The Prince and the Pauper (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A modern day telling of the Mark Twain classic, The Prince and the Pauper.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rich and poor, disorder, mistaken identity, youth, power relations, fish out of water, hidden identity, adventure, family, dishonesty, switching roles, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%