Movies like Step Brothers

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Step Brothers (2008)
 6.9
 265K
Step Brothers (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brennan Huff and Dale Doback might be grown men. But that doesn't stop them from living at home and turning into jealous, competitive stepbrothers when their single parents marry. Brennan's constant competition with Dale strains his mom's marriage to Dale's dad, leaving everyone to wonder whether they'll ever see eye to eye.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, melancholic, absurd, talky, realistic, neo screwball comedy, idiotic, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, family relations, friendship, grownups, adulthood, living with parents, goofy hero, childhood trauma, man child, becoming an adult, friends, parents and children, family life, adolescence vs adulthood, suprisingly clever, divorce, brother brother relationship, therapist, father son relationship, siblings relations, stupidity, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), party, success ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Step Brothers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and funny films with plots about disorder, mentor, pornography, catastrophe, dialogue, brutality and storytelling mostly in Comedy and Sport genres. Some movies like Step Brothers: Old School (2003), Grown Ups (2010), Grandma's Boy (2006), Freddy Got Fingered (2001), Dinner for Schmucks (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
 213K
Old School (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three friends attempt to recapture their glory days by opening up a fraternity near their alma mater.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, talky, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, college, party, disorder, college life, lifestyle, youth, starting over, student life, adolescence vs adulthood, student, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Lifelong friends and national idols Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. have earned their NASCAR stripes with their uncanny knack of finishing races in the first and second slots, respectively, and slinging catchphrases like "Shake and bake!" ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: car race, divorce, farce, sport competition, french, stupidity, lifestyle, uninhibited rivalry, teamwork, championship, comeback, success ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone arrives as a new employee at his station.
Style: humorous, not serious, cynical, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalism, sexism, farce, friendship, rivalry, misogynist, tv show in film, new job, nervous breakdown, stupidity, workplace, media satire ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 226K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, reunion, friends, friendship, family relations, family life, eccentric family, adulthood, couples, stupidity, disorder, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1978, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 77K
Grandma's Boy (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets kicked out of his apartment and is forced to move in with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, eviction, roommate, stupidity, slacker, marijuana, geek, lifestyle, workplace, youth, irresponsible, age difference ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Freddy Got Fingered (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An unemployed cartoonist moves back in with his parents and younger brother Freddy. When his parents demand he leave, he begins to spread rumors that his father is sexually abusing Freddy.
Style: humorous, bad taste humour, absurd, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slacker, goofy hero, parents and children, unsuccessful, dull life, stupidity, insanity, leaving home, absurd humor, sausage, wheelchair, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalist, journalism, media satire, friendship, rivalry, jealousy, dog, newsroom, tv news, media, parody, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1979, year 1980, 70s ...
Place: california, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sentimental, idiotic ...
Plot: farce, friendship, misfit, corporate world, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, loser, goofy hero, taxidermy, mouse, idiot, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 72K
21 & Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliant student Jeff Chang has the most important interview of his life tomorrow. But today is still his birthday, what starts off as a casual celebration with friends evolves into a night of debauchery that risks to derail his life plan.
Style: humorous, not serious, ridiculous, funny, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: friends, college, young people, college life, youth, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, birthday, buddies, plan gone awry, profanity, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 68K
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, not serious, absurd, harsh, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: nanny, comedy of errors, disorder, nothing goes right, youth, slacker, mischievous children, on the run, irresponsible, siblings relations, escapades, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 76K
Hot Rod (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For Rod Kimball, performing stunts is a way of life, even though he is rather accident-prone. Poor Rod cannot even get any respect from his stepfather, Frank, who beats him up in weekly sparring matches. When Frank falls ill, Rod devises his most ...
Style: humorous, witty, melancholic, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, friendship, misfit, motorcycle, fund raising, fundraiser, ambition, obsessive quest, extreme sport, parents and children, contests and competitions, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 182K
Ted 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he's a person in a court of law.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teddy bear, profanity, buddies, toy comes to life, friends, odd couple, adoption, drugs/alcohol, sperm bank, courthouse, happy ending, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 272K
The Dictator (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Style: dark humor, absurd, funny, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: dictator, culture clash, society, satire, death, un, violence, nuclear, oppression, fish out of water, masturbation, greed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1973, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: usa, new york, asia, israel, north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, journalism, nothing goes right, ambition, ego clash, farce, workplace, battle of the sexes, rivalry, media satire, workplace situations, buddies ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 36K
Cedar Rapids (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: insurance, friendship, hotel, social awkwardness, friends, goofy hero, buddies, misfit, fish out of water, disorder, drinking, swimming pool ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, wisconsin, las vegas, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 2K
House Broken (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In order to enjoy his retirement, a father takes drastic measures to get his twentysomething, slacker sons to move out and fend for themselves.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, family relations, disorder, silly humor, friendship, coming of age, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, firefighter, twentysomething life, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
American Reunion (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The characters we met a little more than a decade ago are returning to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, ridiculous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, sexual attraction, buddies, friendship, party, couple relations, sexual activity, lifestyle, reunion, strong sexual content, sexual exploration, high school reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ 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%
 6.2
 36K
Next Friday (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ice Cube returns as Craig Jones, a streetwise man from South Central Los Angeles who has a knack for getting into trouble. This time out, Craig is still trying to outsmart neighborhood bully Debo (Tommy "Tiny" Lister Jr.); after Craig gets ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dishonesty, family relations, friendship, disorder, siblings relations, cons and scams, society, lifestyle, uncle nephew relationship, brother brother relationship, suburbs, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, small town, high school life, teenage life, misfit, social misfits, goofy hero, eccentric family, rejection, election, school dance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: idaho, usa, utah, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.3
 2K
Freeloaders (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Slackers who live for free in a rock star's mansion find that their ride on the gravy train is coming to an end with the sale of their pal's residence.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, captivating, porno movie
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, buddies, life turned upside down, celebrity culture, musician, slacker, friends, disorder, rock star, mansion, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Foot Fist Way (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An inept taekwondo instructor struggles with marital troubles and an unhealthy obsession with fellow taekwondo enthusiast Chuck "The Truck" Williams.
Style: humorous, tragicomedy, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, obsession, life is a bitch, buddies, ambition, disorder, crumbling relationship, school, infidelity, friendship, goofy hero, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 187K
Project X (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three high school seniors throw a party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.
Style: not serious, humorous, ridiculous, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: party, teenager, when the parents are away, drugs/alcohol, popularity, youth, buddies, student, looking for sex, friends, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, ridiculous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wedding, friendship, nothing goes right, dishonesty, male friendship, friendship between men, friends, love and romance, deception, fiance fiancee relationship, male bonding, public humiliation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.3
 99K
Movie 43 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled "The Pitch", in which Charlie Wessler, a mad screenwriter, is attempting to pitch a script to film executive Griffin Schraeder. After revealing ...
Style: dark humor, funny, not serious, toilet humor, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, internet, hollywood, nothing goes right, escapades, buddies, teenage life, lifestyle, social satire, stupidity, dishonesty, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1959
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Johnson Family Vacation (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: AAA can't help the roadside emergency that is the JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION. Even the on-board navigation system has a meltdown on Nate Johnson and his family's cross-country trek to their annual family reunion/grudge match. Reluctantly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: eccentric family, nothing goes right, family life, mischievous children, family relations, on the road, interracial romance, love and romance, women, pool party, silly humor, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, missouri, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 100K
Couples Retreat (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: ...
Style: funny, sexy, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: resort, friendship, island, couple relations, couples, farce, couples therapy, disorder, nothing goes right, marriage, friends, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tahiti, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 122K
Accepted (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school slacker who's rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slacker, college life, student, overnight success, unconventional method, youth, cons and scams, misfit partners, lifestyle, graduation, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, harvard university, yale university, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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