Movies like Pineapple Express

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Pineapple Express (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, exciting, realistic, offbeat, funny, absurd, bloody, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, marijuana, friendship, witnessing a crime, stupidity, chases and races, bonding, immature, stoner, lollipop, witness, on the run, drug lord, stabbing, paranoia, escape, shooting, drugs/alcohol, buddies, smoking, crime, friends, partners, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1937, 1930s
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and absurd films with plots about disorder, storytelling, dialogue, chase, mentor, catastrophe and pornography mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Pineapple Express: Cop Out (2010), Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001), Half Baked (1998), The Interview (2014), Hot Pursuit (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Having satisfied their urge for White Castle, Harold and Kumar jump on a plane to catch up with Harold's love interest, who's headed for the Netherlands. But the pair must change their plans when Kumar is accused of being a terrorist. Rob ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, odd couple, on the road, danger, president, girlfriend, marijuana, airplane, college, friendship, racism, incest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: cuba, alabama, florida, texas, latin america ...
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100%
A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six years have elapsed since Guantanamo Bay, leaving Harold and Kumar estranged from one another with very different families, friends and lives. But when Kumar arrives on Harold's doorstep during the holiday season with a mysterious package in ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stoners, christmas, holiday, buddies, vulgarity, christmas tree, reunion, disorder, postmodernism, adventure, obsessive quest, beer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 80K
Cop Out (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detectives Jimmy and Paul, despite nine years as partners, can still sometimes seem like polar opposites – especially when Paul's unpredictable antics get them suspended without pay. Already strapped for cash and trying to pay for his ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, money laundering, undercover cop, wedding, rescue, thief, robbery, buddies, verbal byplay, partners against crime, urban, daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sometimes, it takes a strange night to put everything else into focus. And that's exactly what happens to Harold and his roommate, Kumar, when they set out to get the best stoner fix money can buy: White Castle hamburgers. Both guys are at a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, nothing goes right, marijuana, road trip, on the road, stoner, police chase, fast food, one night, pot smoking, racial slur, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, amsterdam, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Jay and Silent Bob learn that their comic-book alter egos, Bluntman and Chronic, have been sold to Hollywood as part of a big-screen movie that leaves them out of any royalties, the pair travels to Tinseltown to sabotage the production.
Style: humorous, clever, talky, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stoners, hitchhiker, hollywood, theft, on the road, monkey actor, chase, drug dealing, lesbian, child abuse, gay slur, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa, utah, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.7
 53K
Half Baked (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, funny ...
Plot: stoners, drug dealing, marijuana, friendship, comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, urban, smoking, company, crime, crimes, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.6
 278K
The Interview (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the celebrity tabloid show "Skylark Tonight". When they land an interview with a surprise fan, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, they are recruited by the CIA to turn their trip to ...
Style: absurd, humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, cia, farce, undercover, journalism, comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, anti heroes, socialism, coup d'etat, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north korea, asia, korea, usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 44K
Hot Pursuit (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An uptight by-the-book cop must protect the widow of a drug boss from crooked cops and gunmen.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: on the run, odd couple, police corruption, friendship, chase, drug cartel, fugitives, escapades, disorder, stupidity, police, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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22 Jump Street (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, youth, dimwit, friendship, undercover, parody, drug dealing, high school, arrest, verbal byplay, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, mexico, new orleans, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 165K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: chase, undercover, espionage, on the run, chases and races, secret agents, escapades, spy, love and romance, disorder, danger, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, spain, europe, usa, alps ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 349K
This Is the End (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, biting, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, party, actor, farce, chaos and mayhem, worldwide chaos, christianity, disorder, end of the world, celebrity, friendship, rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Green Hornet (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father (Tom Wilkinson) dies, Britt meets Kato (Jay Chou), a resourceful company ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, violence, revenge, car chase, vandalism, nightclub, trap, assassin, meth lab, training, playboy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 149K
The Heat (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence--and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: misfit partners, policewoman, police investigation, partners against crime, fbi, drug lord, police, friendship, verbal byplay, chase, sarcasm, special agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 72K
Grandma's Boy (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets kicked out of his apartment and is forced to move in with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, stoner, video game, eviction, roommate, party, buddies, drugs/alcohol, workplace, grandparent grandchild relationship, man child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 462K
21 Jump Street (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, partners against crime, high school life, party, working undercover, parody, undercover cop, police investigation, misfit partners, friendship, popularity, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 32K
Bulletproof (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An undercover police officer named Rock Keats befriends a drug dealer and car thief named Archie Moses in a bid to catch the villainous drug lord Frank Coltan. But the only problem is that Keats is a cop, his real name is Jack Carter, and he is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, on the road, drug lord, police, on the run, friendship, drugs/alcohol, verbal byplay, criminal heroes, buddies, bullet wound, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Big Lebowski (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, a Los Angeles slacker who only wants to bowl and drink white Russians, is mistaken for another Jeffrey Lebowski, a wheelchair-bound millionaire, and finds himself dragged into a strange series of events ...
Style: humorous, surreal, talky, twists and turns, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nihilism, kidnapping, crime, mistaken identity, bowling, stoners, disorder, dialogue, hippie, buddies, marijuana, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, malibu california, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Perennially stoned Cheech and Chong tear through the city of Los Angeles, causing trouble wherever they go. After Cheech loses his job, the two pot enthusiasts head to the welfare offices where Cheech's girlfriend, Donna, works. Instead of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, sequel to cult film, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, verbal byplay, buddies, friendship, screwball, nightclub, nothing goes right, drug abuse, fish out of water, misfit, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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30 Minutes or Less (2011)
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: heist, pizza delivery, race against time, kidnapping, verbal byplay, buddies, unlikely criminals, adventure, crime, friends, crimes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pawn Shop Chronicles (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The stories of a missing wife, a couple of meth heads and an Elvis impersonator are connected by the items found in a small town's pawn shop.
Style: dark humor, talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, crime, crime gone awry, obsessive quest, track down, vigilantism, chases and races, crimes, disorder, pawnshop, drugs/alcohol, store ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 15K
Smiley Face (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jane (Anna Faris), a struggling but perpetually stoned actress, has a busy day ahead. She has several important tasks on her list, including buying more marijuana. Even though she already has a good start on the day's planned drug use, she eats ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, goofy hero, marijuana, nothing goes right, escapades, disorder, youth, hippie, grass, pot, stoner, roommate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 90K
Ride Along (2014)
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, realistic, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: unlikely partners, law enforcement, police officer, police operation, partners, partners against crime, escapades, disorder, police, wild ride, proposal, in-laws ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: corruption, heist, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, crime, goofy hero, private detective, ex-cop, airport, odd couple, gangsters, parody ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, norway, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 6.7
 214K
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: parody, police investigation, misfit partners, partners against crime, verbal byplay, farce, goofy hero, reluctant partners, drugs/alcohol, police, stupidity, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 230K
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After Kick-Ass’ insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, he joins a patrol led by the Colonel Stars and Stripes. When these amateur superheroes are hunted down by Red Mist — reborn as The Mother Fucker — only the ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilante, partners, crime fighter, vigilantism, partners against crime, vengeance, secret identity, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry, teenage life, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: kidnapping, nothing goes right, buddies, unlikely criminals, obnoxious boss, workplace, partners, disorder, friendship, twists & turns, stupidity, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Baytown Outlaws (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When three redneck brothers agree to help a woman save her son from an abusive father, they become targets on the run from an odd cast of characters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gas station, murder, violence, face paint, painted face, mute, biker gang, brawl, fight, anti hero, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 176K
2 Guns (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, bank robbery, money, betrayal, heist, corruption, undercover agent, cia, organized crime, investigation, on the run, helicopter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 209K
Spy (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, funny, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret agents, undercover, espionage, female spy, cia, partners, misfit partners, escapades, female agent, disorder, undercover agent, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., paris france, langley virginia, budapest hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.4
 1K
High Road (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Directed by Matt Walsh, a co-founding member of world-renowned comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade, High Road showcases a totally improvised script about Glenn “Fitz” Fitzgerald (James Pumphrey), a young man whose loyalties are split among ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, stoners, drugs/alcohol, on the road, disorder, buddies, on the run, chases and races, friends, crimes, couples, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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