Movies like Real Men

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Real Men (1987)
 6.1
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Real Men (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jim Belushi plays a super-competent secret agent on the trail of Russian thugs. John Ritter plays a milquetoast dad who gets mixed up in the caper. The story follows their adventures over the course of a week, in which Ritter develops some guts and Belushi gets in touch with his sensitive side.
Style: humorous, semi serious, inspirational, absurd, clever, suspenseful, funny, road movie, cult film, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, espionage, secret agents, danger, unlikely partners, special agents, partners, save the world, alien, farce, adventure, aliens, family drama, catastrophe, heroes, friends, womanizer, couples, escapades, silly humor, clown, outer space, agent, cia, female nudity ...
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, parody, idiotic and cult film films with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, mentor, dialogue, redemption and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Real Men: Leonard Part 6 (1987), The Tuxedo (2002), Angel of H.E.A.T. (1983), Prison Ship (1986), Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Leonard Part 6 (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After separating from his wife, Leonard Parker (Cosby) quit the spy business and became a restaurateur. His wife refuses to speak with him, and his daughter, who changes her career more often than her clothes, has begun dating a man old enough to be ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: espionage, spy, secret agents, heroes, escapades, undercover, dangerous animal, government agency, golden years, rivalry, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd Out of Control (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Bumbling R&D inventors Bruce and Lloyd get out of the lab and into the field as they search to locate their latest invention - which has somehow gone missing. When you're used to spending your day inventing the most cutting edge spy ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, rivalry, twin brother, partners, save the day, adventure, anti hero, working undercover, heroic mission, disorder, race against time, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.4
 81K
The Tuxedo (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cabbie-turned-chauffeur Jimmy Tong learns there is really only one rule when you work for playboy millionaire Clark Devlin : Never touch Devlin's prized tuxedo. But when Devlin is temporarily put out of commission in an explosive accident, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, satirical, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agent, martial arts, secret agents, adventure, reluctant partners, mad scientist, taxi driver, save the world, heroes, nothing goes right, save the day, secret identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Angel of H.E.A.T. (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mad scientist uses an army of androids and a device that can disintegrate metal to try to steal microchips containing top secret information. The government dispatches a beautiful female agent to stop him.
Style: parody, semi serious, sexy, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: scientist, escapades, adventure, heroic mission, working undercover, secret agents, imaginary, chases and races, undercover, danger, government agency, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eight years after the third film, the OSS has become the world's top spy agency, while the Spy Kids department has since become defunct. A retired spy Marissa (Jessica Alba) is thrown back into the action along with her stepchildren when a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: child spy, secret agents, spy, espionage, family, adventure, heroes, save the world, hidden identity, young heroes, heroic mission, child hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.5
 865
Prison Ship (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two women who have been unjustly confined to a prison planet plot their escape, all the while having to put up with lesbian guards, crazed wardens and mutant rodents.
Style: humorous, semi serious, parody, light, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, prison, alien, women's prison, confined, space and aliens, danger, imaginary, sexual abuse, space travel, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 'Hell' is the name of the hero of the story. He's a prisoner of the women who now run the USA after a nuclear/biological war. Results of the war are that mutants have evolved, and the human race is in danger of extinction due to ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, apocalypse, rescue, future dystopia, post apocalypse, chaos, save the world, adventure, survival, heroic mission, danger, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Nude Bomb (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The KAOS organisation has developed a bomb that can dissolve all clothing. Maxwell Smart is brought in to foil this evil plot.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, idiotic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, secret agents, save the day, government agency, race against time, escapades, master villain, danger, chases and races, save the world, goofy hero, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Theodore Rex (1995)
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dinosaur, murder, imaginary, goofy hero, mad scientist, buddies, save the world, partners, unlikely partners, danger, partners against crime, law enforcement ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Morons from Outer Space (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story begins on a small spaceship docking with a refueling station. On board are a group of four aliens, Bernard, Sandra, Desmond, and Julian. During a particularly tedious period of their stay at the station, the other three begin playing with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, parody, cult film ...
Plot: outer space, anti hero, space travel, deadly creature, space and aliens, odd couple, heroes, anti heroes, journalism, save the world, danger, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.7
 16K
The In-Laws (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Right before his daughter's wedding, a mild-mannered foot doctor discovers that his new in-laws are international smugglers.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, wedding, cia, espionage, fish out of water, eccentric family, secret identity, undercover, chases and races, unlikely partners, danger, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.3
 527K
Men in Black (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, not serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, partners, secret agents, space and aliens, government agency, undercover, ufo, creature, alien encounter, save the world, aliens, secret service ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Get Smart, Again! (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: KAOS has invented a weather machine so Maxwell Smart and Agent 99 are called back into action to foil this evil plan.
Style: parody, not serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, race against time, couple relations, working undercover, silly humor, disorder, fellow agent, escapades, danger, save the world, undercover, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.6
 3K
The Big Bus (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The ultimate disaster film parody. A nuclear powered bus is making it's maiden non-stop trip from New York to Denver. The journey is plagued by disasters due to the machinations of a mysterious group allied with the oil lobby. Will the down on ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, catastrophe, nothing goes right, save the day, chase, adventure, daring rescue, misfit, odd couple, race against time, save the world, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, colorado, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 37K
Spy Hard (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, james bond spoof, kgb, secret agents, goofy hero, save the world, heroic mission, disorder, criminal's revenge, master criminal, race against time, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.0
 2K
French Spies (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ben and Bill are the two worst, completely useless agents - real losers. But who else would you send on a super-difficult top-secret mission? The French have just sold a new high-power M51 rocket to the Russians for crazy money. Unfortunately for ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: adventure, heroes, undercover, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, secret agents, two man army, secret agent, spy, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: riviera, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, adventure, spacecraft, space travel, heroes, teamwork, superhero, warrior, space and aliens, reluctant partners, save the world ...
Time: future, 2010s, year 2014, 80s, year 1988
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, boys' night, pre-teens, teens
Plot: child spy, secret agents, rescue, child hero, adventure, mission, video game, save the world, escapades, imaginary, undercover, master villain ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Simon Sez (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tattooed Interpol agent helps an old classmate find the kidnapped daughter of a computer software tycoon.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pixels (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Video game experts are recruited by the military to fight 1980s-era video game characters who've attacked New York.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: video game, adventure, save the world, danger, heroes, geek, alien attack, family, imaginary, nerd, escapades, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982, 2010s ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.8
 5K
Let It Ride (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gambler used to losing is having a very good day.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, funny, suspense ...
Plot: gambling, bet, security guard, blood donation, luck, disorder, friendship, fall in love, farce, cons and scams, fish out of water, friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
My Science Project (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Michael and Ellie break into a military junkyard to find a science project for Michael's class, and discover a strange glowing orb which absorbs electricity. When the orb begins to blend past, present, and future, its up to Michael and Ellie to ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, science, technology gone awry, school, changing the past or future, adventure, high school, escapades, coming of age, imaginary, save the world ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Suburban Commando (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shep Ramsey is an interstellar hero, righting wrongs, etc. His ship is damaged after a fight with an interstellar nasty and he must hide out on Earth until it can recharge. He leaves his power suit at home, but still finds himself unable to allow ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: benign alien, bounty hunter, adventure, fish out of water, space travel, good versus evil, heroes, space and aliens, superhero, family, save the world, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: child spy, adventure, island, rivalry, mad scientist, spy, heroes, secret agents, villain, genetic engineering, good versus evil, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Spaced Invaders (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crew of Martians overhears a radio broadcast of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" coming from Earth, and, thinking the Martian fleet is attacking Earth, they land their broken-down ship in a backwater mid-American town. As luck ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, surprise ending, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: evil alien, alien, halloween, martian, misunderstanding, adventure, catastrophe, anti hero, disorder, benign alien, goofy hero, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Land of the Lost (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka, their only ally in a world full ...
Style: funny, parody, humorous, not serious, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, time travel, dinosaur, paleontologist, chase, escapades, portal, danger, partners, survival, misfit, toilet humor ...
Time: prehistory, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
 8K
Yellowbeard (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim's Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to ...
Style: humorous, parody, saga, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, sea, farce, adventure, heroic mission, against the odds, siblings relations, friendship, danger, buddies, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.6
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Delta Farce (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, absurd, entertaining, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, soldier, friendship, gang, danger, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battles, battle, village, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, culture clash, adventure, adventurer, fish out of water, friendship, disorder, danger, goofy hero, nothing goes right, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
 9K
Lazer Team (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the late 1970's, the SETI project received a one time signal from outer space. It looked exactly as theorists thought a communication from an alien civilization would -- unfortunately it has never been decoded. Or so we were told. ...
Style: parody, twists and turns, humorous, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: malfunction, misfit, alien, vortex, police car, teamwork, superhuman speed, technology, training, parallel universe, farce, twists & turns ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%