Movies like Scavenger Hunt

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Scavenger Hunt (1979)
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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, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: treasure hunt, quest, car chase, competition, contest, adventure, family relations, chase, escapades, rivalry, contests and competitions, disorder, fish out of water, dishonesty, master and servant, uninhibited rivalry, native american, game, police, death, inventor, mummy, villain, weapons, sword ...
Time: year 1979, 70s, 20th century, twentieth century
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 cult film films with plots about disorder, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, rivalry, friends and catastrophe mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Scavenger Hunt: Midnight Madness (1980), Used Cars (1980), Smile (1975), Zero to Sixty (1978), Comic Book: The Movie (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, sex comedy, visually appealing, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, disney, college, school, adventure, beer, competition, stereotypes, chase, sorority, multiple storylines, alter ego ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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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: funny, humorous, talky, melancholic, semi serious ...
Plot: rivalry, stripper, brother brother relationship, farce, satire, car, car salesman, voyeur, female nudity, voyeurism, nude girl, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, 80s
Place: california, arizona
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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: sexy, realistic, suspense, biting, humorous ...
Plot: satire, female nudity, beauty pageant, choreographer, childhood, irreverent, alter ego, adolescence, corruption, greed, depression, dark humor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 203
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, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car, odd couple, car chase, chase, partners, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, couples, friends, disorder, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, not serious, parody, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, farce, obsessive quest, artists and showbiz, escapades, media satire, filmmaking, disorder, buddies, rivalry, figment, heroes ...
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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47%
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: realistic, not serious, feel good, humorous, cult film
Plot: gangsters, labor union, manipulation, prodigy, dishonesty, odd couple, misfit, romance, love and romance, mentally unstable, workplace, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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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: not serious, realistic, humorous, exciting
Plot: youth, camping, disorder, scout, family relations, camp, parents and children, camping trip, wilderness, satire, child abduction, sibling relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, light, funny, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: military, gambling, revenge, military base, camp, soldier, rivalry, disorder, cons and scams, espionage, reality, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, las vegas, greenland
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47%
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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: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: death, paranoia, disorder, confined, buddies, losing-it hero, nothing goes right, dark humor, writers, friends, uninvited guest, confinement indoors ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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47%
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, splatter, talky, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, weed, twins, adventure, mistaken identity, farce, runaway, finnish, violence, vengeance, torture, first contact ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Jupiter's Thigh (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Antoine, a professor of Greek, and Lise, a police inspector, honeymoon in Greece. There they meet a young couple, Charles, an archaeologist, and Agnes, a dishy flirt. Charles unearths the lovely buttocks of a classical statue and is determined to ...
Style: surprise ending, semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Plot: female detective, murder, summer, time travel, false accusation, couple relations, dishonesty, law enforcement, romance, love and romance, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
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46%
The Sunshine Boys (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lewis and Clark, aka The Sunshine Boys, were famous comedians during the vaudeville era, but off-stage they couldn't stand each other and haven't spoken in over 20 years of retirement. Willy Clark's nephew is the producer of a TV ...
Style: funny, suspense, talky, humorous, witty ...
Plot: aging, old age, vaudeville, relationships, catastrophe, police investigation, satire, senior citizen, bittersweet, gunfight, chase, character study ...
Time: 70s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
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46%
Rock, Paper, Scissors: The Way of the Tosser (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This hilarious genre-bending comedy follows Gary Brewer, along with girlfriend Holly Brewer (no relation), and best friend Trevor Morehouse as Gary quests to reign supreme at the 2006 Rock, Paper, Scissors World Championships.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, light, offbeat
Plot: goofy hero, ambition, rivalry, silly humor, athlete's life, contests and competitions, disorder, rock paper scissors, uninhibited rivalry, effeminacy, tank top
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Rescue from Gilligan's Island (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a decaying Russian satellite crashes on the island, the Professor uses a key component for a barometer. With that device, he learns that a massive wave is going to swamp the island. In desperation, the castaways lash their huts together into ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, surprise ending
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Time: 70s
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2 Alone in Paris (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A bumbling Paris policeman is doggedly determined to capture the master thief that repeatedly eludes him, even when they're the last two men on Earth.
Style: humorous, witty, entertaining, not serious, offbeat
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The Dukes of Hazzard (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Cousins, Bo and Luke Duke, with the help of their eye-catching cousin, Daisy and moonshine-running Uncle Jesse, try and save the family farm from being destroyed by Hazzard County's corrupt commissioner, Boss Hogg. Their efforts constantly find ...
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining, sexy ...
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Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Style: parody, cynical, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Very Brady Sequel (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man claiming to be Carol Brady's long-lost first husband, Roy Martin, shows up at the suburban Brady residence one evening. An impostor, the man is actually determined to steal the Bradys' familiar horse statue, a $20-million ancient ...
Style: parody, funny, sexy, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: teens, family outing
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Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s
Place: hawaii
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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: sexy, humorous, surreal, sex comedy, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: sexy, humorous, parody, rough, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: 80s, 70s
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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, feel good, surreal, unusual plot structure, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, alien, teenager, rivalry, male nudity, nerd, boxing match, camp counselor, lake, supernatural power, virgin, teenage boy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Sitter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Noah, is not your typical entertain-the-kids-no-matter-how-boring-it-is kind of sitter. He's reluctant to take a sitting gig; he'd rather, well, be doing anything else, especially if it involves slacking. When Noah is watching the ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, absurd, harsh, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, usa
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Up the Creek (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bob McGraw is in his 12th year of college, goofing his way through life. Bob, Irwing, Gonzer and Max are the four losers forced and bribed to represent their university in an intercollegiate raft race. Forced and bribed into this role, they make ...
Style: sex comedy, not serious, realistic, humorous, teen comedy ...
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Halfon Hill Doesn't Answer (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Israel
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sergio Konstanza, a Swindler, owes money to Mr. Hasson. He escapes to the desert where he joins a wacky army reserve unit whose Seargent is engaged to one of Mr. Hasson's Daughters.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, cult film, weird ...
Plot: jewish, soldier, desert, silly humor, satire, disorder, daring rescue, nothing goes right, military, dishonesty, track down, military life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: israel, egypt, asia, middle east
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A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Charles Swan III, a successful graphic designer, has it all: fame, money and devilish charm that have provided him with a seemingly perfect life. But when a perplexing beauty named Ivana suddenly ends their relationship, Charles is left heartbroken. ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, humorous, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: breakup, disorder, couples, love and romance, unfulfilled love, life turned upside down, down on your luck, brother sister relationship, ex girlfriend, love, unfulfillment, music ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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RPM (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A professional car thief pulls off the heist of a lifetime when he steals a prototype supercar.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Baby on Board (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maria (Carol Kane) is the wife of a murdered Mafia bookkeeper. With her baby in tow, she tracks the hitman to the airport, intending to shoot the man. A pickpocket causes the gun to discharge prematurely, and now it's Maria who is being ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, humorous
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Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Story of a happy-go-lucky small time crook who runs into a country music group looking for their big break. They end up helping each other out in unexpected ways.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat
Plot: chase, country music, music band, on the run, triumph, stash, friends, disorder, once in a lifetime opportunity, dishonesty, crimes, artists and showbiz ...
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Where the #$&% Is Santa? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the midst of a trip to Finland to find the perfect Christmas gift for his wife, Missy, skateboarding superstar MTV personality Bam Margera is struck by inspiration to find the elusive Santa clause.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
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44%
Nothing But Trouble (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While attempting to seduce gorgeous lawyer Diane Lightson, wealthy gadabout Chris Thorne agrees to drive her to Atlantic City, N.J. But, when some reckless driving draws the attention of a deeply critical cop, they and the flamboyant ...
Style: humorous, disturbing, melancholic, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: chase, dark humor, justice, dysfunctional family, on the run, eccentric family, false accusation, fish out of water, disorder, goofy hero, buddies, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
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