Movies like Shred

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Shred (2008)
 3.8
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Shred (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: SHRED is a motion picture that tells the story of two washed up pro snowboarders from the 90s named Max (played by Dave England) and Eddie (played by Renee Renee) who attempt to cash in on the fantastic growth of the sport by starting their own snowboard camp. Hoping to recapture their former glory, they begin by sharing their wacky wisdom with a group of up and coming young snowboarders. The story takes them from the run down ski hill where they grew up to a major event at one of the biggest resorts in the west.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rivalry, buddies, friends, ambition, lifestyle, against the odds, human spirit, skiing, partners, underdog, hopes, athlete's life, uninhibited rivalry, sport, contests and competitions, silly humor, female nudity, stripper, snowboarding, binge drinking, ski resort, topless, breasts, flashing
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Shred

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about sport, ambition, rivalry, lifestyle, contests and competitions, friends and underdog mostly in Sport, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Shred: Grind (2003), Knucklehead (2010), Ski School (1990), Like Mike 2: Streetball (2006), The Sports Pages (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Grind (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Four skaters follow their idol on his summer tour in an attempt to get noticed, get sponsored, and become stars themselves.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, skateboard, road trip, lifestyle, ambition, rivalry, underdog, partners, contests and competitions, skateboarder, friendship between men, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: europe, england, london, chicago illinois, santa monica california ...
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100%
 5.1
 3K
Knucklehead (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film centers on a fight promoter (Mark Feuerstein) deeply in debt to his crooked rival. Desperate for a new fighter that will help him win back everything he owes, the promoter catches a break when a 450-pound church handyman (Paul "Big ...
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: wrestling, against the odds, friendship, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, buddies, disorder, lifestyle, partners, adventure, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Major League: Back to the Minors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the behest of Roger Dorn -- the Minnesota Twins' silver-tongued new owner -- washed-up minor league hurler Gus Cantrell steps up to the plate to take over as skipper of the club's hapless farm team. But little does he know that Dorn has ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: baseball, sport team, rivalry, major league, sport, underdog, friends, power relations, twins, hopes, buddies, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, south carolina, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 4K
Ski School (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rival groups in a skiing school do battle on and off the piste. One gang are rich and serious, the other group are party animals.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, skiing, silly humor, mountain, youth, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, society, buddies, lifestyle, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Like Mike 2: Streetball (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Another young boy with 'hoop dreams' finds an old pair of Michael Jordan's sneakers and can suddenly play ball like the greatest player in the world.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, contests and competitions, athlete's life, buddies, hopes, sport, rivalry, lifestyle, follow your dream, ambition, underdog, sport team ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Sports Pages (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Lionel Waddems (Bob Newhart), a golf fanatic. is put on trial for killing his golf partner (Played by Kelsey Grammer). The movie follows the trial in the news and features interviews by people who knew the men. It is based on 2 short stories ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: athlete's life, ambition, lifestyle, human spirit, journalism, buddies, nothing goes right, hopes, contests and competitions, odd couple, farce, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Revenge of the Boarding School Dropouts (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After successfully turning their snowboarding team into one of the hottest on the slopes, Max and Eddy must overcome the slacker temptation to quit that comes with success..and fight to save their team and win back the mountain
Plot: snowboard, snowboarding, female nudity, blonde, ski resort, casual sex, binge drinking, voyeur, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivalry, beach party, topless ...
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52%
 4.2
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Puck Hogs (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Puck Hogs follows a men's recreational hockey team, The Puck Hogs, through a brutally hilarious weekend tournament. In the tradition of the cult classic This is Spinal Tap, Puck Hogs is a hocku-mentary comedy about ice-prone boys turning into ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, porno movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ice hockey, lifestyle, silly humor, buddies, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, sport, nothing to lose, sport team, underdog, stripper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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50%
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 6.3
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Bleacher Bums (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1979 stage play written by Chicago's Organic Theater Company, BLEACHER BUMS details the exploits of a group of baseball fans as they sit in the bleachers of Lakeview Park watching a game between the hometown Bruins take on the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friends, gambling, baseball, against the odds, follow your dream, rivalry, lifestyle, sport, ambition, couple relations, buddies, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Calcium Kid (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When milkman Jimmy Connelly accidentally puts Britain's contender for the World title out of action, he is propelled from amateur boxer to the world stage and announced as the replacement contender for the championship fight.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: boxer, athlete's life, ambition, relationship vs career, rivalry, contests and competitions, lifestyle, fame, fight, sport, power relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, florida, europe, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With the original Hanson Brothers still on the same minor league ice hockey team, the Chiefs are sold to a new owner who gives them a female coach and puts them in a league in which they are to be regularly humiliated by an opposing Harlem ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: ice hockey, rivalry, sport, sport team, ambition, against the rules, contests and competitions, rebellion, lifestyle, betrayal, underdog, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Necessary Roughness (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When the Texas Southern Armadillos football team is disqualified for cheating and poor grades, the University is forced to pick from a team that actually goes to school. Will they even win a single game?
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: american football, underdog, sport team, sport, college, hopes, rivalry, human spirit, against the odds, youth, contests and competitions, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, ireland, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.1
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Surf School (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A rag-tag bunch of seniors, complete outsiders at their surf-crazed Laguna Beach High School, decide to crash the biggest team surf contest. In order to prevail, however, they must do one important thing...learn to surf! We're taking your ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, teen sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, high school, ambition, lifestyle, teenage life, friendship, teenage love, contests and competitions, best friends, buddies, youth, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Save Your Legs! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When cricket obsessed Teddy Brown realizes his mates are growing up and moving on, he leads them and his D-Grade team on an audacious tour of India, where stumps fly, friendships fray and Ted learns that it's time to start playing shots for ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: rivalry, ambition, follow your dream, society, contests and competitions, buddies, hopes, sport, fish out of water, culture clash, sport team, underdog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Dream Team (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A former footballer living in Brittany enlists his old teammates to help the local fisherman to win some games in order to raise money and save jobs.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, buddies, sport team, ambition, self discovery, contests and competitions, hopes, lifestyle, working class, down on your luck, society, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Curling King (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Once a great curling star, Truls Paulsen is diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder and banned from competition. But when he learns that his old friend and coach Gordon is on his deathbed, Truls, heavily-medicated decides to compete again, in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, cult film
Plot: ambition, goofy hero, silly humor, rivalry, obsession, athlete's life, partners, buddies, contests and competitions, ex athlete, disorder, money raising ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Cloud 9 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Has-been sports promoter Billy Cole gets a second shot at fame and fortune when he puts together a women's volleyball team, comprised of exotic dancers...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: beach, lifestyle, rivalry, ambition, against the odds, partners, sport, self discovery, cons and scams, womanizer, beach volleyball, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 9K
The Minis (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Dwarfs playing basketball... with Dennis Rodman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: friends, sport team, ambition, sport, athlete's life, rivalry, hotshot hero, lifestyle, hopes, contests and competitions, follow your dream, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venice beach california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 7.1
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Waterboys (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a Japanese school, 5 adolescent geeks join the new sport teacher and take up the challenge to take part in the synchronised swimming competition, in-spite of the mockeries of the "real sportsmen".
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: swimming, high school, athlete's life, against the odds, follow your dream, lifestyle, ambition, human spirit, teenage life, contests and competitions, sport, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Slap Shot 3: The Junior League (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Get ready for a rough-and-tumble comedy that knows how to kick some serious puck!
Style: exciting, realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: ice hockey, sport team, nothing to lose, social relations, lifestyle, sport, rivalry, underdog, hopes, orphan, against the odds, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Best of Times (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A small-town loser determines to have one more shot at the big time by winning a football game.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: american football, small town, sport team, haunted by the past, small town life, against the odds, friendship, couple relations, high school, athlete and trainer, redemption, social relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Major League II (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Those Cleveland Indians are at it again! After losing in the ALCS the year before, the Indians are determined to make it into the World Series this time! First, though, they have to contend with Rachel Phelps again when she buys back the team. Also, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: sport team, rivalry, baseball, sport, underdog, friendship, athlete and trainer, americana, friends, major league, power relations, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Slam Dunk Ernest (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ernest P. Worrell becomes a basketball star after an angel bearing an uncanny resemblance to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar gives him a pair of magic sneakers.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, date night
Plot: basketball, misfit, lifestyle, rivalry, buddies, contests and competitions, ambition, follow your dream, rise to the top, athlete's life, partners, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 3.7
 346
Home Team (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Henry Butler (Steve Guttenberg) is a professional athlete with a little Pete Rose in him. His athletic interests go beyond the playing field and into the gambling dens. Convicted for his addiction, the soccer player is assigned to community service ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: gambling, addiction, ambition, underdog, sport, hopes, athlete's life, rivalry, contests and competitions, lifestyle, friends, animal life ...
Time: 90s
Place: montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 623
Tour de Force (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Family man François Nouel (Clovis Cornillac) is the number one fan of the Tour de France – an obsession that costs him his wife and his job. At a loose end, François meets a former sports manager, Rémi (Bouli Lanners) who encourages him to take ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: riding a bicycle, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, human spirit, hopes, escapades, sport, underdog, lifestyle, obsessive quest, tour de france ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
 592
Coach (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Olympic Gold medalist is hired to coach the boys basketball team. But when Coach Randy Rawlings arrives, the school's sexist principal discovers he hired a woman. Blocked from firing her due to discrimination laws, he tries to make sure the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, teen sex comedy, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: ambition, ego clash, sport, underdog, contests and competitions, prodigy, hopes, society, lifestyle, dedicated educator, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Shot at Glory (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Scottish second division football team Kilnockie is taken over by American Pete Cameron. The new owner puts pressure on manager Gordon McLeod to improve the fortunes of the team, and hires first division player Jackie McQuillan.
Style: realistic, sentimental, inspirational, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, follow your dream, athlete's life, human spirit, ambition, lifestyle, against the odds, friendship, sport team, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry ...
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Play It to the Bone (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Two aging fighters in LA, friends, get a call from a Vegas promoter because his undercard fighters for a Mike Tyson bout that night are suddenly unavailable. He wants them to box each other. They agree as long as the winner gets a shot at the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, talky, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friendship, sport, contests and competitions, hopes, athlete's life, underdog, boxing, ambition, love triangle, on the road, desert, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 4K
Blackball (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Blackball follows the fortunes of Cliff Starkey, a working-class fine of lawn bowls with an exceptional talent. Wanting to take on the Aussies he manages to become regional champion, only to get banned. Sports agent Rich Schwartz picks him up and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: rivalry, athlete's life, ambition, against the rules, love affair, social differences, family relations, sport, society, lifestyle, contests and competitions, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ghislain Lambert's Bicycle (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the 70s, there was Merckx and there were the others. Ghislain Lambert was one of the others. This is his story, a quite simple one. The story of a modest Belgian bike racer. His greatest ambition in life? To become a champion. His greatest ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: riding a bicycle, farm, ambition, lifestyle, against the odds, sport, contests and competitions, hopes, underdog, television reporter, victory, farm hand ...
Time: 70s
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%