Movies like Scavenger Hunt

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Scavenger Hunt (1979)
 5.9
 3K
Scavenger Hunt (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Old Mr. Parker has made millions inventing and selling games. At the beginning of the movie, he dies and his relatives gather for the reading of the will. However, Old Mr. Parker is a game player to the last, and his will stipulates a Scavenger Hunt to determine which relative will get the inheritance. The winner of the scavenger hunt gets all the money, the rest get nothing.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: car chase, quest, scavenger hunt, adventure, treasure hunt, family relations, contests and competitions, chase, chases and races, dishonesty, escapades, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water, master and servant, uninhibited rivalry, competition, contest, native american, game, chef, car, police, mummy, death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, twentieth century, year 1979
Place: california, san diego california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and melancholic films with plots about disorder, rivalry, chase, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor and goofy hero mostly in Comedy and Western genres. Some movies like Scavenger Hunt: The Gumball Rally (1976), Midnight Madness (1980), Moving Violations (1985), Noobz (2012), The Brady Bunch Movie (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Gumball Rally (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of people from different backgrounds have one thing in common: when they hear the world "gumball" whispered by one of the others, they know that it's time for the Gumball Rally: a no-holds barred, secret, winner-take-all rally ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film, road movie
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: chase, car race, contests and competitions, adventurer, buddies, partners, race against time, misfit, heroes, on the run, cross country, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, realistic, not serious, feel good, cult film ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, rivalry, scavenger hunt, quest, adventure, school, disorder, on the road, college life, teenage life, friendship, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Moving Violations (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of careless and unlucky drivers are sentenced to attend traffic school to keep their records clean.
Style: humorous, offbeat, witty, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, nasa, police, police corruption, rebellion, nothing goes right, dishonesty, misfit, goofy hero, cons and scams, fish out of water, urban ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.8
 2K
Noobz (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four friends hit the road to LA to compete in the Cyberbowl Video Game Championship, but will they be able to compete with the worst hangovers of their lives?
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: obsessive quest, computers and web, buddies, on the road, contests and competitions, rivalry, adventure, misfit partners, friends, video game, gamer, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The original 70's TV family is now placed in the 1990's, where they're even more square and out of place than ever.
Style: humorous, feel good, satirical, funny, clever ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: house, fighting the system, family relations, fish out of water, race against time, save the day, parents and children, siblings relations, disorder, rivalry, workplace intrigue, suburbs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Love at First Bite (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dracula and Renefield relocate to 70's era New York in search of Cindy Sondheim (the reincarnation of Dracula's one true love, Mina Harker). "Trouble adjusting" is a wild understatement for the Count as he battles Cindy's ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, vampire comedy ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: dracula, vampire, culture clash, coffin, disco, disorder, fashion, palaces castles and temples, goofy hero, supernatural, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.8
 14K
Used Cars (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When the owner of a struggling used car lot is killed, it's up to the lot's hot-shot salesman to save the property from falling into the hands of the owner's ruthless brother and used-car rival.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, cult film, funny ...
Plot: rivalry, used car salesman, family relations, contests and competitions, workplace, cons and scams, siblings relations, blind ambition, betrayal, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, insurance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Three Stooges Go Around the World in a Daze (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Phileas Fogg III, great grandson of the original Phileas Fogg, accepts a bet to duplicate his great grandfather's famous trip around the world in response to a challenge made by Randolph Stuart III, the descendant of the original Fogg's ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: three stooges, race against time, adventurer, adventure, nothing goes right, buddies, chases and races, friends, power relations, disorder, goofy hero, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: tokyo, san francisco, london, honolulu hawaii, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.8
 749
Hardly Working (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Jerry Lewis's first film in a decade, he plays Bo Hooper, an unemployed circus clown who can't seem to hold down a job. The film opens with a brief montage of clips from past Lewis movies. He then moves into a succession of jobs that he ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, realistic, gag humor
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, starting over, adventure, goofy hero, silly humor, unemployment, chaos and mayhem, down on your luck, circus, disorder, clown, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Marriage of a Young Stockbroker (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Director Lawrence Turman's 1971 drama examines a young couple's unhappy marriage.
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: voyeurism, stock broker, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, unsupportive spouse, unfulfillment, infidelity, couple relations, relationship vs career, sexual relations, reunion, obsession ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
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Clifford (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his brother asks him to look after his young son, Clifford, Martin Daniels agrees, taking the boy into his home and introducing him to his future wife, Sarah. Clifford is fixated on the idea of visiting a famed theme park, and Martin, an ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, prank, adult as child, parents and children, family, nothing goes right, disorder, fish out of water, kids in trouble, youth, mischievous children, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: los angeles, hawaii, usa, san francisco, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Flying Scissors (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Comedy starring Mason Pettit, Matthew Arkin, Devin Ratray
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: ambition, rivalry, lifestyle, silly humor, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, museum, steroids, feminist, rock paper scissors
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone escalates quickly, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, whatever that may mean...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalism, nothing goes right, ambition, ego clash, farce, workplace, rivalry, buddies, media satire, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, partners ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, funny, light ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Hungover Games (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: parody, not serious, humorous, ironic, feel good
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Midgets Vs. Mascots (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This documentary follows 10 contestants as they compete for 1 million dollars in prize money.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Scouts Honor (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bumbling brothers David and Tim Appleorchard attempt to keep their family-owned summer camp from falling into the hands of their evil, greedy sibling (Chris Kattan) by earning their fist merit badges by the time they turn 30.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, goofy hero, contests and competitions, family business, camp, disorder, silly humor, workplace, rivalry, siblings relations, summer camp, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, 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 ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: academy, prank, police academy, competition, chase, farce, crimes, disorder, chaos, gang, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.0
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Disorderlies (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: idiotic, humorous, not serious, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, switching roles, fish out of water, crimes, unlikely criminals, misfit, crime gone awry, goofy hero, dishonesty, nothing goes right, disorder, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Santa with Muscles (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Penurious but muscle-bound Blake Thorne has made a vast fortune marketing health food and health supplements. He once was a nice fellow, but as his wealth increases, he becomes increasingly self-centered and decadent. One day, he gets in a great ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, awful, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, orphan, amnesia, santa claus, millionaire, family, vengeance, disorder, miraculous event, fish out of water, mistaken identity, cons and scams ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: california, usa, australia, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Erkan & Stefan (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Editor Eckernförde has come into the possession of an audiocassette that contains a recording of the last minutes of deceased politician Uwe Barschel. The circumstances of his untimely death have never been completely resolved - until now. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: bodyguard, chase, buddies, nothing goes right, obsessive quest, goofy hero, disorder, escapades, partners, sarcasm, chases and races, misfit partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, germany, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Last Married Couple in America (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jeff and Mari Thompson have been married for fifteen years. Although their marriage is not perfect, they are seemingly happy in their married and family life. But all their married friends seem to be getting divorced or separated. These newly single ...
Style: humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, dishonesty, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, battle of the sexes, buddies, romance, lifestyle, relationship vs career, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
 167
Zero to Sixty (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A divorced man hooks up with a street-smart 16-year-old who makes her living by repossessing cars from their owners.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: odd couple, car chase, repossession, chase, couples, disorder, friends, fall in love, friendship, teenage life, siblings relations, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 4.0
 2K
Nature Calls (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Polar-opposite brothers Randy and Kirk never saw eye-to-eye, but their rivalry is taken to a new level when Randy hijacks Kirk's son's sleepover, taking the boys on a Scout Trip to remember.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: camping, camp, disorder, scout, family relations, youth, parents and children, camping trip, wilderness, chase, siblings relations, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 2K
High Strung (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thane Furrows, an extremely cynical but unintentionally hilarious children's book writer, wakes up one morning, and, since pretty much everyone and everything annoys him, begins another day of complaining to himself. However, the day proves to ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: death, paranoia, disorder, buddies, losing-it hero, nothing goes right, dark humor, confined, writers, uninvited guest, friends, confinement indoors ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 22K
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, light, exciting, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: military base, military, soldier, gambling, disorder, rivalry, cons and scams, revenge, camp, silly humor, military life, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, las vegas, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 2K
Smile (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: It's time again for California's "Young American Miss" beauty pageant, the biggest event of the year for Big Bob Freelander and Brenda DiCarlo, who give their all to put on a successful pageant. But Brenda is having marital ...
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, beauty pageant, choreographer, society, mischievous children, teenage life, social differences, suburban life, introspection, small town life, parents and children, small town ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Comic Book: The Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A host of real-life celebrities - including Hugh Hefner, Stan Lee, and Kevin Smith - journey into the world of comic book fandom! Documentary filmmaker Donald Swan heads to the world's largest comic book convention where he encounters a culture ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, parody, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, artists and showbiz, obsessive quest, farce, escapades, media satire, disorder, buddies, filmmaking, rivalry, heroes, figment ...
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, realistic, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, twins, farce, adventure, anti hero, friends, disorder, family relations, rivalry, buddies, good versus evil, anti heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 80s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Which Way Is Up? (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Richard Pryor plays three roles - a beleaguered, sex-starved farm worker named Leroy Jones; the farm worker's randy old father Rufus; and the hypocritical town preacher Rev. Lenox Thomas - and Pryor has never been so outrageously funny. The ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious
Plot: labor union, mentally unstable, prodigy, romance, manipulations, misfit, odd couple, workplace, partners, love and romance, dishonesty, manipulation ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%