Movies like Paul Blart: Mall Cop

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Paul Blart: Mall Cop
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, not serious, funny, feel good, realistic, idiotic, exciting, absurd, ridiculous, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: single father, save the day, shopping mall, parody, violence, workplace situations, dumb, lame, disorder, family, workplace, stupidity, goofy hero, hostages, security guard, unfulfilled love, shopping, catastrophe, heist, chase, fall in love, confined, mentor, crimes, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, idiotic and realistic films with plots about catastrophe, brutality, dialogue, mentor, redemption, fantasy world and destiny mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Paul Blart: Mall Cop: The Man (2005), 30 Minutes or Less (2011), National Security (2003), Blankman (1994), See Spot Run (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
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, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, family relations, goofy hero, crimes, single father, security guard, romance, justice, fight scenes, life philosophy, happy ending, shopping mall ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, new jersey
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The Man
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Special Agent Derrick Vann is a man out to get the man who killed his partner but a case of mistaken identity leads him to Andy Fidler, a salesman with too many questions and a knack of getting in Vanns way
Style: funny, entertaining, intense, witty, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
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30 Minutes or Less
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, heist, bank robbery, crime, buddies, verbal byplay, race against time, unlikely criminals, foul language, dialogue, weed, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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National Security
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Blankman
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Darryl is a childlike man with a genius for inventing various gadgets out of junk. When he stumbles on a method to make his clothes bulletproof, he decides to use his skills to be the lowest budgeted superhero of all.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, satirical, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, vengeance, gangsters, anti heroes, parody, race issues, master villain, weapons, partners against crime, alter ego, comics, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: illinois, usa
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See Spot Run
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug sniffing agent canine is a target for an assassin boss so the FBI calls Witness Protection to send him somewhere else. Meanwhile a single Mom puts her 6 year old boy James in the care of her irresponsible, mailman, neighbor, Gordon, when the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, funny ...
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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.
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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, idiotic, awful ...
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Taxi
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Here Comes the Boom
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, not serious, realistic, exciting, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: underdog, martial arts, teacher, high school, dedicated educator, sport, music, contests and competitions, foul language, fight scenes, against the odds, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
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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: not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty ...
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    User:   29%
 
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Code Name: The Cleaner
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Country: USA
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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, not serious, realistic, sexy, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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New York Minute
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance
Country: USA
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Story: Top student Jane Ryan heads to Manhattan for a college-scholarship competition. Her rebellious twin Roxy Ryan goes along to crash a video shoot. But anything can happen - and does - in a romp involving a pursuing truant officer, a smuggler, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, idiotic ...
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Plot: farce, twins, high school, chase, urban, nothing goes right, teenager, fashion, single father, youth, disorder, sisters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   26%
 
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Daddy Day Care
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, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, children, farce, fish out of water, disorder, dog, nothing goes right, goofy hero, mischievous children, kids and family, down on your luck, unemployment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   30%
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Ride Along
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For the past two years, high-school security guard Ben has been trying to show decorated APD detective James that he's more than just a video-game junkie who's unworthy of James' sister, Angela. When Ben finally gets accepted into the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police, police investigation, car chase, unlikely partners, undercover cop, chase, gunfight, kidnapping, law enforcement, high school, hostage, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
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System:   30%
    User:   35%
 
Hollywood Homicide
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Joe Gavilan (Harrison Ford) and his new partner K. C. Calden (Josh Hartnett), are detectives on the beat in Tinseltown. Neither one of them really wants to be a cop, Gavilan moonlights as a real estate broker, and Calden is an aspiring actor ...
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Theodore Rex
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an alternate futuristic society, a tough female police detective is paired with a talking dinosaur to find the killer of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals leading them to a mad scientist bent on creating a new Armageddon.
Style: futuristic, humorous, semi serious, exciting, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: murder, buddies, dangerous animal, partners against crime, clones, dinosaur, stupidity, unlikely partners, god, police investigation, lame, natural disaster ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times
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Big Momma's House 2
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner goes back undercover as Big Momma, a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three dysfunctional upper class kids in order to spy on their computer hacked dad.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, nanny, cross dressing, undercover, hidden identity, computer virus, crime, chase, lame, family, gender bending, physical appearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   29%
    User:   30%
 
Armed and Dangerous
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, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: corruption, crime, gangsters, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, goofy hero, murder, motorcycle, airport, odd couple, chase, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, norway, california
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System:   29%
    User:   27%
 
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Masterminds
Genre: Action, 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, semi serious, realistic, absurd, funny ...
Plot: heist, crime, crime gone awry, workplace, betrayal, stupidity, farce, robbery, unlikely criminals, surveillance, redemption, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: usa, mexico, southern usa, north carolina
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System:   29%
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Disorganized Crime
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: parody, crime, small town, heist, chase, bank robbery, crime gone awry, comedy of errors, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, weapons, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, montana, usa, las vegas
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Are We Done Yet?
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Newlyweds Nick and Suzanne decide to move to the suburbs to provide a better life for their two kids. But their idea of a dream home is disturbed by a contractor with a bizarre approach to business.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family, couple relations, natural disaster, dog, suburbs, parents and children, children, nothing goes right, lame, renovation, catastrophe, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   28%
    User:   33%
 
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Blank Check
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bullied by his siblings and nagged by his parents, 11-year-old Preston is fed up with his family -- especially their frugality. But he gets his chance to teach them a lesson when a money-laundering criminal nearly bulldozes Preston with his car and ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, gangsters, crime gone awry, destiny, money, bank, kids and family, mischievous children, children, crime, odd couple, greed ...
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System:   28%
    User:   32%
 
 4.4
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Kangaroo Jack
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, realistic, idiotic, awful ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, gangsters, chase, friendship, money, nothing goes right, australian, mafia, fish out of water, car chase, desert, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, usa, new york
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System:   28%
    User:   27%
 

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