Movies like The Slammin' Salmon

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The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
 6.4
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The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The brutal former heavyweight boxing champion Cleon "Slammin'" Salmon (Duncan), now owner of a Miami restaurant, institutes a competition to see which waiter can earn the most money in one night: the winner stands to gain $10,000, while the loser will endure a beating at the hands of the champ.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, witty, light, talky, clever, intellectual, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: restaurant, farce, cooking and food, boss and employee, workplace, power relations, workplace intrigue, rivalry, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, chef, employer employee relationship, mentor, contests and competitions, ambition, chaos and mayhem, chaos, sleazy, sexual content, profanity, horse, twins, schizophrenia, yakuza, ballerina ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa

Most similar movies to The Slammin' Salmon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and light films with plots about workplace, farce, disorder, workplace situations, catastrophe, storytelling and mentor mostly in Comedy, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like The Slammin' Salmon: Beerfest (2006), The Internship (2013), Waiting... (2005), Fierce Creatures (1997), Super Troopers (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 64K
Beerfest (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During a trip to Germany to scatter their grandfather's ashes, German-American brothers Todd and Jan discover Beerfest, the secret Olympics of downing stout, and want to enter the contest to defend their family's beer-guzzling honor. Their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: competition, beer, alcohol, ambition, championship, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, underdog, buddies, rivalry, german, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, usa, europe, amsterdam, united states ...
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100%
 6.3
 188K
The Internship (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: new job, google, rivalry, boss and employee, career, starting over, workplace, layoff, middle aged, computers and web, lifestyle change, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 89K
Waiting... (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: restaurant, friendship, workplace, employer employee relationship, workplace romance, waiter, buddies, prank, workplace situations, wooing, staff, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, zoo, animals, greed, business, danger, obnoxious boss, workplace intrigue, businessman, animal, marketing, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.1
 95K
Super Troopers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five bored, occasionally high and always ineffective Vermont state troopers must prove their worth to the governor or lose their jobs. After stumbling on a drug ring, they plan to make a bust, but a rival police force is out to steal the glory.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police corruption, drug humor, marijuana, prank, crimes, small town, drug dealing, partners, buddies, dishonesty, police, screwball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Still Waiting... (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Shenaniganz loses all its hottest waitresses to new competitor Ta-Ta's Wing Shack -- where the scantily clad wait staff earns bigger tips -- the Shenaniganz staff aims to give Ta-Ta's its just desserts.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: restaurant, bar, cook, manager, parody, friends, workplace, ambition, partners, buddies, misfit, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.4
 866
Super Sucker (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two door to door vaccuum cleaner salesmen hilariously compete against each other.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, light
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, against the odds, ambition, rivalry, rise to the top, workplace situations, boss and employee, workplace romance, farce, uninhibited rivalry, obnoxious boss, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 2K
Demoted (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: What go around comes around for a pair of prank-playing tire salesmen (Astin and Vartan) who find themselves placed in secretarial jobs by their put-upon boss (Cross)
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating
Plot: prank, workplace, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, boss and employee, silly humor, rebelliousness, partners, rebellion, obnoxious boss, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Today's Special (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young Manhattan chef Samir rediscovers his heritage and passion for life through the enchanting art of cooking Indian food.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: restaurant, family relations, self discovery, parents and children, workplace, cooking and food, love and romance, lifestyle, chef, family business, business card, matchmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 1K
Haiku Tunnel (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh is the consummate temp employee, avoiding all long-term connections and responsibilities, both at work and in his personal life. However, by the time his agency places him at the Schuyler & Mitchell law firm, Josh is tired of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, funny, absurd ...
Plot: law firm, workplace, fighting the system, nothing goes right, introspection, workplace situations, fish out of water, boss and employee, disorder, thirtysomething life, misfit, obnoxious boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Boss of It All (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark, Sweden, France, Italy, Germany, Iceland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An IT company hires an actor to serve as the company's president in order to help the business get sold to a cranky Icelander.
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: office, workplace, comedy of errors, boss and employee, fish out of water, dishonesty, actor's life, workplace situations, negotiation, husband wife relationship, employer employee relationship, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Welcome Aboard (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Isabelle, HR of a large cruise company, made the mistake of choosing her boss as a lover. Before embarking on the maiden voyage of the new flagship of the fleet, though, he decided to disembark from their relationship! Some women take their revenge ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Plot: cruise, love and romance, workplace romance, goofy hero, workplace situations, breakup, rivalry, workplace, farce, boss and employee, disorder, ship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 18K
The Promotion (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two assistant managers of a corporate grocery store vie for a coveted promotion.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, intense, satirical ...
Plot: rivalry, promotion, supermarket, ambition, workplace, boss and employee, corporate world, husband wife relationship, dance, dancing, sarcasm, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa, canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, realistic, not serious, witty, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, rivalry, strong sexual content, chaos, disorder, physical appearance, chaos and mayhem, silly humor, profanity, misfit, interview, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 31K
In a World... (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An underachieving vocal coach is motivated by her father, the king of movie-trailer voice-overs, to pursue her aspirations of becoming a voice-over star. Amidst pride, sexism and family dysfunction, she sets out to change the voice of a generation.
Style: humorous, sincere, feel good, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, siblings relations, sexism, shyness, hopes, love and romance, self esteem, concierge, female director, eccentricity, character study ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 827
Pool Party (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's your standard guy-fails-bar-exam-loses-girlfriend-works-for-a-lunatic-and-is-stalked-by-a-monkey-clown story ...with a twist.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: youth, boss and employee, silly humor, farce, sexual relations, couples, friends, lifestyle, workplace, pool party, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Stripper Academy (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a strip club decide to create a stripper academy, where anyone can enter and learn to dance like a pro, but only a few will be selected as strippers.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: rise to the top, workplace, fish out of water, boss and employee, power relations, disorder, ambition, misfit, strip club, nudity (full frontal - brief), racial stereotype, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 5K
The Grand (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Grand is in the tradition of improvisational comedies like Best In Show and This Is Spinal Tap. The story is set in the world of professional poker and follows six players who reach the final table of the world’s second most famous high stakes ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny, clever ...
Plot: gambling, poker, contests and competitions, rivalry, underdog, ambition, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, drugs/alcohol, cards, gambler, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he’s asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotshot hero, blind ambition, farce, workplace, disorder, salesman, workplace situations, boss and employee, ambition, rise to the top, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Pink Lemonade (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ever have one of those nights where nothing seems to be going right? Ever have a job that made you ponder "this place would be fun if it didn't suck so much"? Welcome to food-service hell. Natalie, the waitress, is on the verge of a ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, clever, witty, humorous ...
Plot: workplace romance, workplace, obnoxious boss, romance, betrayal, love and romance, heist, workplace situations, boss and employee, couples, cooking and food, hot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
School for Scoundrels (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young guy short on luck, enrolls in a class to build confidence to help win over the girl of his dreams, which becomes complicated when his teacher has the same agenda.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, farce, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, teachers and students, cons and scams, mentor, low self esteem, loser, tennis, dating, date ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 4K
Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: farce, ballet, partners, dishonesty, nothing goes right, buddies, rivalry, goofy hero, misfit, fish out of water, disorder, taxi driver ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 124K
The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, twists and turns, witty ...
Plot: politics, congressman, farce, election campaign, political corruption, profanity, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, media, campaign, debate, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Mediterranean Food (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sofia's story, the best chef the world, and the two men who helped her to become a legend.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sexy, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, restaurant, love affair, workplace, rise to the top, romance, ambition, cooking and food, infidelity, jealousy, chef, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.1
 182
Carpool Guy (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Joel Goodman is a hotshot advertising executive angling for a promotion, but he feels stuck - not least of all in traffic. A seeming answer to his prayers comes in the form of a homeless man whom Joel pays to sit in his passenger seat so he can use ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: office, workplace, rivalry, odd couple, workplace intrigue, power relations, traffic jam, rich and poor, ambition, homeless, friendship, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 28K
Club Dread (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a serial killer interrupts the fun at the swanky Coconut Pete's Coconut Beach Resort -- a hedonistic island paradise for swingers --- it's up to the club's staff to stop the violence ... or at least hide it!
Style: humorous, not serious, scary, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, serial killer, island, parody, murder, slasher, nothing goes right, goofy hero, farce, danger, buddies, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: costa rica, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Babymakers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After he flunks a fertility test, a man realizes that the only way he can get his wife pregnant is by robbing a sperm bank to take back the last of the deposits he made there years earlier.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: trying to get pregnant, wanting a baby, wanting to have children, sperm donor, infertility, theft, sperm bank, couple relations, nothing goes right, farce, disorder, failed attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 27K
Nine to Five (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frank Hart is a pig. He takes advantage in the grossest manner of the women who work with him. When his three assistants manage to trap him in his own house they assume control of his department and productivity leaps, but just how long can they ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: workplace, farce, satire, battle of the sexes, fighting the system, sexism, feminism, pursuit, strong female presence, womanizer, rivalry, obnoxious boss ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.0
 3K
Tacoma FD (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In a firehouse in one of America’s rainiest cities that is light on blazes that need extinguishing, its crew keeps themselves entertained with creative competitions, friendly first responder rivalries, and bizarre emergency calls.
Style: not serious, cynical, light, witty, humorous ...
Plot: satire, prank, employer employee relationship, fire, office, job, team, workplace situations, firefighting, firefighter, workplace humor, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.5
 10K
Noises Off... (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A travelling theater group has so much action going on behind-the-scenes it almost ruins the performances.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor's life, backstage, theater, nothing goes right, showbiz, workplace situations, disorder, love and romance, farce, theatre play, artists and showbiz, play within film ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iowa, manhattan new york city, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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