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Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986)
 5.3
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Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When police funding is cut, the Governor announces he must close one of the academies. To make it fair, the two police academies must compete against each other to stay in operation. Mauser persuades two officers in Lassard's academy to better his odds, but things don't quite turn out as expected...
Style: humorous, parody, funny, unusual plot structure, entertaining, melancholic, absurd, intense, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police, police academy, crimes, chase, farce, competition, academy, nudity (full frontal - brief), love, catastrophe, gangsters, revenge, natural disaster, family, camp, justice, lone hero, alternate reality, fantasy world, destiny, brutality, runaway, mentor, vengeance, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 20th century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, cult film, idiotic and funny films with plots about lone hero, mentor, farce, disorder, dialogue, life philosophy and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Crime and Adventure genres. Some movies like Police Academy 3: Back in Training: Police Academy (1984), Meatballs 4 (1992), Porky's II: The Next Day (1983), Porky's Revenge (1985), Opportunity Knocks (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Police Academy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the ...
Style: funny, light, parody, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: police, police academy, farce, chase, officers and cadets, dumb, justice, instructor, cadet, recruit, mentor, rookie ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: israel, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Carey Mahoney and his cohorts have finally graduated from the Police Academy and are about to hit the streets on their first assignment. Question is, are they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti-tagging terrorists? Time will tell, but ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: police, police academy, gang, police investigation, crimes, farce, violence, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), catastrophe, adaptation, life philosophy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A new batch of recruits arrives at Police Academy, this time a group of civilian volunteers who have joined Commandant Lassard's new Citizens on Patrol program. Although the community relations project has strong governmental support, a ...
Style: humorous, absurd, unusual plot structure, parody, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police academy, police, police investigation, crimes, farce, violence, skateboard, police corruption, redemption, camp, catastrophe, natural disaster ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Police Academy 6: City Under Siege (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Our favourite police men are called together to deal with a gang who rob banks and jewelers. Using their various talents as well as their extraordinary luck, the crooks stand no chance against our men and women wearing blue..
Style: humorous, feel good, ridiculous, parody, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, police academy, farce, crimes, police investigation, gang, vengeance, gangsters, justice, life philosophy, violence, natural disaster ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Police Academy misfits travel to Miami, Florida for their academy's commanding officer, Lassard, to receive a prestigious lifetime award pending his retirement, which takes a turn involving a group of jewel thieves after their stolen loot ...
Style: humorous, absurd, parody, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, golf, police academy, crimes, police investigation, farce, shark, male nudity, lone hero, catastrophe, underdog, life philosophy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: miami beach, miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.4
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Meatballs 4 (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ricky is the hottest water-ski instructor around and he has just be rehired by his former employer/camp to whip up attendance. But the camp is in serious financial trouble and the owner of a rival, more popular, camp wants to buy them out. Therefore ...
Style: humorous, sexy, sex comedy, surreal, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, summer camp, rivalry, camp, stupidity, beach, sport, stereotypes, guilty pleasure, nostalgia, farce, happy ending ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Porky's II: The Next Day (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the students of Angel Beach High decide to stage "An Evening With Shakespeare," their efforts are threatened by Miss Balbricker, who views the works of Shakespeare as obscene. She enlists the help of Reverend Bubba Flavel, a religious ...
Style: teen sex comedy, sex comedy, sexy, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: sex, teenager, high school, cheerleading, nude girl, voyeur, school, prank, teenage sex, snake, nerd, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 50s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The members of the Lambda Lambda Lambda fraternity travel to Fort Lauderdale for a fraternity conference. They'll have to beat off the attacks of their rival frat, the Alphas, if they want to maintain their self-respect -- and, of course, if ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sex comedy, unusual plot structure, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, teenager, beach, sex, island, revenge, farce, twists and turns, fraternity, party, transformation, road trip ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Porky's Revenge (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As graduation nears for the class of 1955 at Angel Beach High, the gang once again faces off against their old enemy, Porky, who wants them to throw the school's championship basketball game since he has bet on the opposing team.
Style: teen sex comedy, sexy, humorous, sex comedy, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenager, sex, voyeur, cheerleader, high school, teenage sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), nerd, sea, nostalgia, farce, twists and turns ...
Time: 80s, year 1955, 50s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Opportunity Knocks (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Lou are a couple of two-bit con men on the lam from a loan shark. They hide out in someone's house and they hear on the answering machine that (A) the owner of the house is out of the country for a month or two and (B) the housesitter ...
Style: funny, entertaining, light, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: cons and scams, love, friendship, adventure, chase, disorder, comedy of errors, crimes, con artists, house, mistaken identity, heist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Police Academy: Mission to Moscow (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Russians need help in dealing with the Mafia and so they seek help with the veterans of the Police Academy. They head off to Moscow, in order to find evidence against Konstantin Konali, who marketed a computer game that everyone in the world is ...
Style: absurd, humorous, parody, scary, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police academy, police, mafia, farce, video game, gangsters, chase, crimes, police investigation, destiny, car chase, mentor ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Weekend at Bernie's II (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Everybody's favorite stiff is back! Working fools Larry Wilson and Richard Parker have uncovered a dirty, little secret: Their former boss, Bernie Lomax, embezzled $2 million and placed it in a safe deposit box in the Caribbean. Now, the boys ...
Style: humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, splatter, funny ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, island, farce, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, redemption, runaway, first contact, revenge, adaptation, family ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new york, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The 41–Year–Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows Andy, who needs to hook up with a hottie, pronto, because he hasn't had sex in... well, forever - and his luck isn't the only thing that's hard. His equally horny teenage roommates also need it superbad, and with the help of ...
Style: parody, humorous, funny, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
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Meatballs Part II (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The second in-name-only sequel to the first Meatballs summer camp movie sets us at Camp Sasquash where the owner Giddy tries to keep his camp open after it's threatened with foreclosure after Hershey, the militant owner of Camp Patton located ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, feel good, surreal, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sgt. Bilko (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The army is known for churning out lean mean fighting machines intent on protecting our great nation. Martin is the inexplicable the incorrigible the invicible sgt. Ernie bilko leader of a ragtag group of the sorriest soldiers ever to enlist in the ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating, exciting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brash NYC policeman Officer Gunther Toody is partnered with stiff, by-the-book Officer Francis Muldoon to protect an important mafia witness prior to testifying against orgainzed crime in Brooklyn, all the while dealing with their personal lives, ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, clever, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Disorderlies (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As not-quite-orderlies who're downright Disorderlies, rap-music favorites The Fat Boys rule. Playing the freewheeling caretakers of the frail Dennison (Hollywood legend Ralph Bellamy), they stir up a comedic culture clash in Palm Beach society ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, not serious, talky, feel good ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ernest Goes to Africa (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The title says it all. There's a mix up involving stolen diamonds which Ernest has (naturally) made into a yo-yo and given to his would be girlfriend, Rene. But Rene wants a man of action, and doesn't think that Ernest fits the bill. After ...
Style: humorous, road movie, parody, light, splatter ...
Audience: teens, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Moving (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Arlo accepts what seems to him to be a dream promotion to Idaho. He soon discovers, however, that moving has its own share of problems.
Style: funny, humorous, unusual plot structure, stylized, light ...
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Time: 80s
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Last Resort (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam and Dave are living the boring life until they are beckoned to Sam's uncle's Island. When they get there (still not quite sure how that worked) they are compelled by beautiful women and a dastardly enemy of the Island. After ...
Style: humorous, absurd, intense, parody, not serious ...
Audience: teens
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27%
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: parody, humorous, talky, funny, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, weed, twins, adventure, mistaken identity, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, brutality, catastrophe, redemption, violence ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Walk Like a Man (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a baby, Bobo gets separated from his family during a camping trip. After being raised by wild dogs for twenty years, Bobo is discovered by animal researcher Penny, who brings him back to his family and attempts to teach Bobo how to readjust to ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, sentimental, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
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Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: TV child star of the '70s, Dickie Roberts is now 35 and parking cars. Craving to regain the spotlight, he auditions for a role of a normal guy, but the director quickly sees he is anything but normal. Desperate to win the part, Dickie hires a ...
Style: funny, humorous, touching, satirical, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Time: 2000s, contemporary, 70s
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I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s
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Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: funny, humorous, witty, buddy movie, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: farce, idiot, stupidity, chase, crazy, dumb, firefly, fantasy world, police corruption, twists and turns, ballet, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Super (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Pesci stars as Louie Kritski, a heartless landlord who has been so negligent in keeping up his ghetto apartment that he is threatened with jail time. The judge gives him another option, which he accepts -- he must live in his rat-infested hell ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, entertaining, political ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, fish out of water, justice, stupidity, misfit, self discovery, parents and children, african american, racial slur, court, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Midnight Madness (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A genius grad student organizes an all-night treasure hunt in which five rival teams composed of colorful oddballs furiously match wits with one another while trying to locate and decipher various cryptic clues planted ingeniously around Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, melancholic, light, visually appealing, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, disney, college, school, adventure, stereotypes, beer, competition, chase, sorority, fight scenes, mentor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
School for Scoundrels (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young guy short on luck, enrolls in a class to build confidence to help win over the girl of his dreams, which becomes complicated when his teacher has the same agenda.
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, rivalry, loser, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, teachers and students, cons and scams, low self esteem, gang, traffic policeman, gangsters, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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26%
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Carpool (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts for the kids, things go even more awry when he finds himself a victim of a ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, satirical, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: robbery, chase, farce, family, mischievous children, hostage, comedy of errors, on the road, nothing goes right, parents and children, disorder, mexican standoff ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Up the Academy (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This puber-comedy is a kind of mixture between 'Animal House' and 'Police Academy'. Four boys are sent, for different reasons, to a the Sheldon R. Wienberg military academy. The life of dicipline asks a lot of the four geeks. Of ...
Style: humorous, sexy, parody, sex comedy, rough ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, school, high school, looking for sex, greed, natural disaster, military, island, gangsters, lone hero, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%