Movies like Pineapple Express

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 7.0
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Pineapple Express
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, funny, exciting, realistic, offbeat, absurd, bloody, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: marijuana, friendship, drugs, stupidity, drinking, violence, chase, murder, drugs/alcohol, weed, buddies, corruption, beer, witnessing a crime, on the run, drug abuse, crime, violent, pornography, foul language, stoners, stoner, fight scenes, police corruption, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1937, 1930s
Place: usa
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21 Jump Street
Action, Comedy, Crime
USA
109 min.
 7.2
22 Jump Street
Action, Comedy, Crime
USA
112 min.
 7.0
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Most similar movies to Pineapple Express

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and absurd films with plots about dialogue, chase, mentor, brutality, catastrophe, storytelling and pornography mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Pineapple Express: The Interview (2014), The Green Hornet (2011), 22 Jump Street (2014), 21 Jump Street (2012), Bulletproof (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.6
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The Interview
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: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, assassination attempt, propaganda, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, chase, parody, assassin, free speech, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, usa, north korea, china
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The Green Hornet
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, vigilante, parody, kung fu, fight scenes, brutality, gunfight, fighting crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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System:   78%
    User:   92%
 
 7.0
 306K
22 Jump Street
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, not serious, funny, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, parody, friendship, high school, police investigation, drugs, police, chase, verbal byplay, beer, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, new orleans, tokyo, mexico
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System:   78%
    User:   84%
 
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21 Jump Street
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, funny, absurd, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: working undercover, high school, undercover cop, partners against crime, friendship, police investigation, parody, misfit partners, unlikely friendships, gunfight, foul language, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 2012, 2010s ...
Place: usa
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System:   76%
    User:   78%
 
 5.8
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Bulletproof
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover cop, friendship, undercover, chase, on the road, drugs/alcohol, verbal byplay, criminal heroes, betrayal, car chase, buddies, desert ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa
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System:   71%
    User:   64%
 
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:   65%
    User:   68%
 
 6.6
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The Heat
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: humorous, funny, exciting, buddy comedy, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: police, friendship, misfit partners, partners against crime, fbi, policewoman, police investigation, unlikely friendships, verbal byplay, women, drug lord, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   60%
 
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Cop Out
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, not serious, talky, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, police investigation, baseball, verbal byplay, buddies, chase, car chase, partners against crime, urban, violence, kidnapping, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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System:   64%
    User:   100%
 
 6.3
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The Hard Way
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, serial killer, police, hollywood, odd couple, undercover cop, partners against crime, chase, vengeance, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   64%
    User:   57%
 
 6.7
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Half Baked
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, funny, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: marijuana, weed, drugs, stupidity, drug dealing, comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, storytelling, stoners, male nudity, urban, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   61%
    User:   68%
 
 6.3
 45K
Formula 51
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elmo McElroy is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula - a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to 'the 51st state.' McElroy's new product delivers a feeling 51 times more ...
Style: humorous, stylized, witty, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, chase, culture clash, drugs, golf, gangster, violence, buddies, car chase, organized crime, british ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, california, europe, usa, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   63%
 
 5.5
 56K
Showtime
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, semi serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, crime, police, television, misfit partners, verbal byplay, drugs/alcohol, reality tv, car chase, parody, odd couple, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   59%
 
Observe and Report
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mall security guard Ronnie Barnhardt is called into action to stop a flasher from turning shopper's paradise into his personal peep show. But when Barnhardt can't bring the culprit to justice, a surly police detective is recruited to close ...
Style: dark humor, disturbing, humorous, tragicomedy, semi serious ...
Plot: obsession, farce, workplace, male nudity, shopping mall, violence, drugs/alcohol, robbery, crime, workplace situations, vigilante, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   62%
 
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Beverly Hills Cop
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend's murder. But soon, he realizes he's stumbled onto something much more complicated. Bungling rookie ...
Style: humorous, clever, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, police, investigation, police investigation, gunfight, car chase, chase, undercover cop, violence, revenge, verbal byplay, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, beverly hills, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   67%
 
 6.7
 214K
The Other Guys
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: humorous, funny, absurd, cynical, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, police, parody, misfit partners, partners against crime, farce, reluctant partners, stupidity, verbal byplay, goofy hero, dumb, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
A Low Down Dirty Shame
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money. During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, police investigation, private detective, nothing goes right, gay, fight scenes, hidden identity, crime, stereotypes, master criminal, mystery, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   58%
 
 5.8
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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:   56%
    User:   54%
 
 5.1
 43K
Hot Pursuit
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, funny, exciting, light, not serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: on the run, drug cartel, fugitives, police corruption, odd couple, chase, friendship, escapades, sarcasm, police, disorder, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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System:   55%
    User:   52%
 
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   54%
 
Uptown Saturday Night
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sidney Poitier and Bill Cosby team up in this hilarious misadventure as buddies Steve and Wardell, who head uptown to a swanky nightclub. Unfortunately, thieves hit the club and steal Steve's wallet -- which happens to hold a winning lottery ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gangsters, chase, robbery, gambling, nightclub, nothing goes right, lottery, parody, buddies, mentor, dialogue, censorship ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey
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System:   55%
    User:   53%
 
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Crime Spree
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An out-of-town heist becomes a nightmare for a crew of French burglars when they mistakenly rob the head of the Chicago mafia. Unaccustomed to the ways of the American underworld, it is not long before they have the mafia, the FBI and a couple of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, entertaining ...
Plot: crime, gangsters, heist, crime gone awry, mafia, french, buddies, comedy of errors, gangster, dialogue, chase, corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, usa, chicago illinois
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System:   55%
    User:   58%
 
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This Is the End
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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, biting, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, party, farce, postmodernism, buddies, actor, drugs/alcohol, celebrity culture, celebrity, end of the world, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   55%
 
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Spade returns from the army in his old ghetto neighbourhood when his brother, June Bug, dies. Jack declares war on Mr. Big, powerful local crimelord. His army is led by John Slade, his childhood idol who used to fight bad guys in the 70s.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, hip hop, vengeance, kung fu, stupidity, ghetto, pimp, gunfight, violence, crimes, rivalry, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
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Loaded Weapon 1
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, not serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: parody, police investigation, chase, buddies, partners against crime, farce, stupidity, lame, dumb, crimes, law enforcement, weapons ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   62%
 
 6.6
 230K
Kick-Ass 2
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, brutal, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, vengeance, vigilante, violence, brutality, revenge, high school, gore, blood, alter ego, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
Flickering Lights
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Four small gangsters from Copenhagen trick a gangster boss: they take over 4,000,000 kroner which they were supposed to bring him. Trying to escape to Barcelona they are forced to stop in the countryside, in an old, wrecked house, hiding there for ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, realistic, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, crime, gangsters, violence, gangster, drugs/alcohol, violent, gratuitous violence, storytelling, brutality, criminal heroes, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, barcelona spain, europe
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System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
 5.9
 9K
Kuffs
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: George Kuffs didn't finish high-school, just lost his job, and his college-age girlfriend is pregnant. To top it off, George's brother Brad is killed and George inherits Brad's "patrol special" privatized police district and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police investigation, vengeance, revenge, police, hitman, gang, police station, fight scenes, crime, reluctant partners, college, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, san francisco, turkey
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System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
The Hangover Part III
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This time, there's no wedding. No bachelor party. What could go wrong, right? But when the Wolfpack hits the road, all bets are off.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: road trip, comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, betrayal, kidnapping, farce, drinking, male nudity, buddies, friendship, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, mexico, nevada, usa ...
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System:   53%
    User:   46%
 

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
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