Movies like Real Men

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Real Men (1987)
 6.0
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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, clever, absurd, semi serious, inspirational, suspenseful, funny, road movie, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, espionage, farce, alien, adventure, secret agents, unlikely partners, special agents, save the world, partners, spy, catastrophe, clown, female nudity, survival, revenge, natural disaster, writers, space and aliens, death, betrayal, camp, beautiful scenery, internet, weapons ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Real Men

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, parody, cult film and idiotic films with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe and chase 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), The Nude Bomb (1980), The In-Laws (2003). 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, sexy, humorous, psychotronic, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: spy, espionage, ex husband ex wife relationship, restaurant, cia, villainess, ostrich, vegetarian, retirement, frog, kidnapping, assassin ...
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, adventure, save the day, disorder, working undercover, heroic mission, escapades, undercover, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.4
 84K
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, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, secret agents, reluctant partners, spy, mad scientist, save the world, mistaken identity, taxi driver, secret service, heroes, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, new york, usa
⇓ 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, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: women's wrestling, women, scientist, espionage, escapades, adventure, rivalry, crimes, secret agents, heroes, undercover, special agents ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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, satirical, melancholic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, secret agents, government agency, race against time, escapades, save the day, disorder, heroic mission, save the world, goofy hero, master villain, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.7
 17K
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, melancholic, entertaining, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, espionage, secret agents, cia, secret identity, fish out of water, eccentric family, chaos, couples, disorder, dentist, unlikely partners ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.6
 1K
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, light, disturbing, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, prison, alien, women in prison, women's prison, female prisoner, femme fatale, space and aliens, confined, female protagonist, space travel ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, mutant, rescue, future dystopia, chaos, heroic mission, save the world, adventure, survival, female nudity, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: entertaining, humorous, exciting, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, ufo, space and aliens, secret agents, government agency, partners, alien encounter, undercover, creature, invasion, save the world, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, north america, plymouth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, parody, bloody, splatter, allegory ...
Plot: alien, outer space, camp, brutality, british, alter ego, adaptation, life & death, catastrophe, stupidity, redemption, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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, entertaining, futuristic, melancholic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dinosaur, murder, buddy cop, tyrannosaurus rex, surrealism, murder investigation, clumsiness, telepathy, conspiracy, animal life, mad scientist, goofy hero ...
Time: future, prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: intelligence agency, weather, satire, secret agents, fellow agent, disorder, escapades, save the world, chase, nothing goes right, master villain, undercover ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.3
 38K
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, funny, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: james bond spoof, farce, espionage, spy, kgb, secret agents, goofy hero, save the world, heroic mission, disorder, assassination, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 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: two man army, mission, adventure, heroes, undercover, rivalry, escapades, secret agents, friendship, spy, secret mission, action violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, feel good, entertaining, clever, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: halloween, evil alien, martian, alien, mars, adventure, catastrophe, small town, alien invasion, outer space, gangsters, chase ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ 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: futuristic, exciting, humorous, captivating, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, outer space, heroes, adventure, space travel, good versus evil, teamwork, spacecraft, space and aliens, escapades, intergalactic, space opera ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1988, year 2014, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, exciting, entertaining, melancholic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: child spy, video game, adventure, spy, mad scientist, secret agents, virtual reality, child hero, rescue, family, mission, technology ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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, road movie, absurd, intense, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, disaster, bomb, catastrophe, nuclear, bowling, chase, save the day, adventure, nothing goes right, daring rescue, bus driver ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, tokyo, usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, terrorism, adventure, arms dealer, motorcycle, terrorist group, 007, spy, adaptation, stupidity, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s
Place: french riviera, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: sexy, feel good, humorous, dramatic, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gambling, sport, addiction, horse race, horse, nudity (full frontal - brief), insanity, internet, doctors, security guard, con artists, self discovery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, feel good, light, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, teenager, school, high school, coming of age, adventure, changing the past or future, technology gone awry, science, mutant, fantasy world ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: california, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, entertaining, intense, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, adventure, benign alien, space and aliens, fish out of water, bounty hunter, family, superhero, rescue, mixed martial arts, heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, surreal, entertaining, sweet, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, child spy, spy, espionage, family, monster, mad scientist, island, good versus evil, rivalry, children, dinosaur ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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, satirical, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, adventure, soldier, friendship, gang, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battles, military, farce, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, las vegas, iraq, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.9
 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, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, satire, adventure, farce, treasure hunt, sword fight, chase, british, beautiful scenery, swashbuckler, cult, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, absurd, not serious ...
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, adventure, chase, beast, paleontologist, fantasy world, portal, alien, parallel universe, escapades, survival ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Defense Condition 4 (1985)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two men and a woman circle the globe in a satellite armed with a nuclear device. The third world war breaks out, and a few months later the satellite crashes. They survive the crash but one man gets killed by survivors and the other man gets caught. ...
Style: splatter, absurd, unusual plot structure, allegory, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, natural disaster, catastrophe, adventure, disaster, camp, brutality, alternate reality, adaptation, cold war ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.5
 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: twists and turns, parody, melancholic, absurd, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, technology, malfunction, misfit, parallel universe, farce, superhuman speed, teamwork, fight scenes, space opera, training, fantasy world ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.9
 280K
The World's End (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: witty, humorous, funny, twists and turns, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, alien invasion, small town, beer, robot, british, violence, alcoholic, satire, alien, obsessive quest, post apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1990
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Man Who Wasn't There (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A minor diplomatic functionary stumbles upon a formula for invisibility.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invisible man, invisibility, wedding dress, sex scene, female nudity, peeping tom, nudity (full frontal - brief), farce, catastrophe, disaster, disorder, life turned upside down ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%