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Vibes (1988)
 5.7
 4K
Vibes (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Medium Sylvia Pickel and psychometrist Nick Deezy meet at a psychic research facility in New York. Not long after, they're contacted by Harry Buscafusco, who offers them $50,000 to find his lost son in South America, in the heart of Incan territory where they discover an ancient mystical secret, and each other.
Style: humorous, semi serious, twists and turns, melancholic, splatter, twist ending, visually appealing, clever, satirical, feel good ...
Plot: mountain, investigation, forbidden love, murder, on the road, adventure, romance, treasure hunt, supernatural, crimes, misfit, missing person, supernatural ability, adventurer, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, partners, disorder, fish out of water, woman in danger, odd couple, unlikely partners, cons and scams, pyramid ...
Time: 80s
Place: ecuador, latin america

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Most similar movies to Vibes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, cult film, melancholic and semi serious films with plots about storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, brutality, lone hero and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Romance and Adventure genres. Some movies like Vibes: Romancing the Stone (1984), Brenda Starr (1989), Fathers' Day (1997), A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995), Two of a Kind (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her ...
Style: feel good, exciting, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: unlikely couple, treasure hunt, jungle, adventure, escapades, opposites attract, map, gem, stranded, romance, chase, treasure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, south america, latin america, central america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 1K
Brenda Starr (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mike is a struggling artist who draws the 'Brenda Starr' strip for the papers. When Brenda comes to life in the strip and sees how unappreciated she is by Mike, she leaves the strip. To get her back, and keep his job, Mike draws himself ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, romance, adventurer, journalism, rivalry, mysterious stranger, fall in love, spy, rescue, reporter, mad scientist, justice ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
 16K
Fathers' Day (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After Scott has a fight with his father and runs away and when his father refuses to go after him. His mother, Collette, then goes to one of her former boyfriends, Jack, a lawyer, and tells him that he's her son's real father. Jack ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, friendship, misfit partners, parents and children, missing child, parenthood, disorder, family problems, family relations, on the road, teenage life, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, san francisco, usa, sacramento california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. Garet, the real arsonist, is apalled that someone else would try ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, farce, dishonesty, crimes, fall in love, couples, opposites attract, cons and scams, unfulfillment, disorder, social differences, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A slovenly cable repairman becomes a big-city health inspector and is tasked with uncovering the source of a food poisoning epidemic.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, investigation, disorder, incompetent official, crimes, partners, misfit, restaurant, undercover, mother daughter relationship, justice, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Two of a Kind (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: God throws his hands up at the foolishness of humanity and orders the race destroyed. A trio of bleeding-heart angels strike a deal with him: if they can find just two good souls, the Lord will allow Earth to survive. Unfortunately, the angels have ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, redemption, romance, destiny, survival, god, disorder, crimes, hopes, love and romance, opposites attract, on the run ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 8K
Mo' Money (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Trying to get his act together, a con artist gets a job in a credit card company. He falls in love with a fellow employee, he steals a couple of cards, everything is going great. But soon, the chief of security drags him into the big leagues of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: credit card, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, investigation, reluctant partners, chase, african american, con artists, con men ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Darwin Awards (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After botching the capture of a notorious serial killer, idiosyncratic detective Michael Burrows loses his job with the San Francisco Police. He becomes an investigator for an insurance company and joins forces with a cynical field agent to probe ...
Style: realistic, humorous, intellectual, semi serious, neurotic ...
Plot: police investigation, law enforcement, insurance, skyscraper, on the road, stupidity, white trash, crimes, murder mystery, teamwork, investigation, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.5
 4K
Nadine (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hairdresser Nadine Hightower wants to retrieve the risqué photos she once posed for, but when she visits the photographer at his office, he's murdered by an intruder. Nadine talks her estranged husband, Vernon, into going along when she ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Plot: murder, romance, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, odd couple, hidden identity, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, murder mystery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, 1930s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Date with an Angel (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Aspiring composer Jim Sanders is engaged to spoiled rich girl Patty. But the morning after his bachelor party, Jim wakes up to discover a beautiful, broken-winged angel in his pool. When everyone finds out about his heavenly houseguest, Jim must ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fish out of water, odd couple, romance, disorder, couples, couple relations, love triangle, love affair, rescue, supernatural, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 1K
R.T.T. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Florence, his companion of five years, shocks him with the news that she's leaving him, moving to Miami and marrying another man, Arthur loses it. He follows Florence to all the way to Florida with plans to stop the wedding, which is set ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light, exciting ...
Plot: disorder, adventure, cons and scams, crimes, couple relations, escapades, romance, smuggling, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, unlikely partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, france, europe, usa, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Wilder is thrust back into a world of murder, chases, foreign intrigue... and love. This time out she's duped by a duplicitous Arab dignitary who brings her to the Middle East, ostensibly to write a book about his life. Of course he's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, couple relations, love and romance, archaeologist, novelist, escapades, lifestyle, writer's life, woman in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, treasure ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Big Top Pee-wee (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Paul Reubens stars as Pee-wee Herman in his second full-length film about a farmer who joins the circus after a storm drops a big tent in his front yard. Pee-wee, along with an outlandish cast of animals and circus performers, puts on the best show ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: circus, small town, farm, adventure, workplace, misfit, love triangle, pig, traveling circus, romance, fall in love, family ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 108K
The Mexican (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jerry Welbach, a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "the Mexican"... or suffer the consequences. The second is from his ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, realistic, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: on the road, kidnapping, hitman, one last job, nothing goes right, fish out of water, road trip, crimes, escapades, criminal heroes, love and romance, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, las vegas, los angeles, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 2K
Don Quixote (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The classic tale of a man's dream, his epic journey, and one true love.
Style: tragicomedy, captivating, atmospheric, humorous, serious
Plot: adventurer, heroes, obsession, good versus evil, romance, tragic hero, rivalry, adventure, on the road, gentleman, master and servant, wooing ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 10K
The Frisco Kid (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked by con men to pay for the trip to go west, then they leave him and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, touching, clever ...
Plot: rabbi, fish out of water, old west, heist, partners, crimes, friendship, culture clash, disorder, polish, buddies, clergy ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 50s, 1850s
Place: california, san francisco, poland, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 1K
Dudes (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in this lighthearted road movie. Along the way, they enlist the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: punk, road trip, on the road, obsessive quest, injustice, fish out of water, love triangle, partners, misfit, mentally unstable, buddies, cowboy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Return of the Musketeers (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's 1649: Mazarin hires the impoverished D'Artagnan to find the other musketeers: Cromwell has overthrown the English king, so Mazarin fears revolt, particularly from the popular Beaufort. Porthos, bored with riches and wanting a title, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, heroes, adventure, romance, betrayal, friends, conspiracy, adventurer, partners, rescue, crimes, buddies ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 70s
Place: france, england, europe, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 9K
Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, cruise ship, romance, cons and scams, gambling, fall in love, crimes, partners, dishonesty, love and romance, cruise, solar eclipse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Twelve Chairs (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A treasure hunt. An aging ex-nobleman of the Czarist regime has finally adjusted to life under the commisars in Russia. Both he and the local priest find that the family jewels were hidden in a chair, one of a set of twelve. They return separately ...
Style: witty, satirical, stylized, talky, philosophical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, treasure hunt, hidden treasure, chase, adventurer, odd couple, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, partners, goofy hero, escapades, dishonesty ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Continental Divide (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A hard-nosed Chicago journalist has an unlikely love affair with an eagle researcher.
Style: feel good, humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rocky mountains, wilderness, fall in love, mountain, journalism, cultural conflict, camping, bear, newspaper columnist, eagle, mountain lion, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.2
 9K
Cabin Boy (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A foul-mouthed finishing school graduate mistakenly winds up on an ill-fated fishing boat, and faces the wrath of a crew that considers him bad luck.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: adventure, mistaken identity, adventurer, prank, prostitute, goofy hero, nothing goes right, ship, justice, catastrophe, dumb, silly humor ...
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.0
 15K
Mr. Magoo (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mr. Magoo, a man with terrible eyesight, gets caught up in a museum robbery.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: chase, millionaire, heist, mistaken identity, family, adventurer, odd couple, goofy hero, race against time, master criminal, treasure hunt, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Main Event (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hillary Kramer, successful Perfume magnate awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and left for South America. Going through all of her remaining assets she finds a boxer, purchased as a tax write off. She decides to take ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: perfume, forbidden love, opposites attract, sport, screwball, underdog, boxer, silly humor, couples, disorder, power relations, fish out of water ...
Time: 70s, 1930s
Place: latin america, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Little Indian, Big City (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stephen, an international trader, tracks down his ex-wife Patricia in some Amazonian backwater. He needs her consent to a divorce so that he can marry Charlotte. Unfortunately, he discovers a son he didn’t know he had – Mimi-Siku. The young ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, mischievous children, culture clash, jungle, adventure, parents and children, dysfunctional family, fish out of water, nothing goes right, disorder, estrangement, city life ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: paris france, venezuela, latin america, france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Shanghai Surprise (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Glendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic, exotic, and even romantic quest for stolen drugs. But they ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, road movie, romantic ...
Plot: american abroad, adventure, adventurer, drug dealing, partners, unlikely partners, romance, dishonesty, cons and scams, opium, happy ending, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, year 1937, 1930s
Place: china, shanghai, asia, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 51K
Tammy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.
Style: humorous, sentimental, funny, absurd, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, escapades, road trip, nothing goes right, unemployment, grandmother granddaughter relationship, female protagonist, alcoholic, adventure, mentor, unfulfillment, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Arthur (Dudley Moore), that irrepressible drunk, tries to sober up -- and get a job -- in this sequel to the 1981 smash hit. Meanwhile, the father of the girl Arthur stood up at the altar in the first film is conniving to trick the hapless boozer ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, ghost, alcohol abuse, alcoholic, riches to rags, vengeance, fall in love, fish out of water, love affair, couple relations, relationship vs career, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Zeus and Roxanne (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mary Beth is a marine biologist that gets annoyed when a dog called Zeus stows aboard her research boat. Nevertheless she is intrigued when the intrusive canine makes best-friends with her captive dolphin, Roxanne. She falls in love with Zeus's ...
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, melancholic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: dog, dolphins, friendship, adventure, rescue, opposites attract, single parent, family, odd couple, daring rescue, escapades, youth ...
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Unaccompanied Minors (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five disparate kids snowed in at the airport on Christmas Eve learn some lessons about friendship when they launch a bid to get back to their families and outsmart a disgruntled airport official who wants to keep them grounded.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: adventure, when the parents are away, christmas, christmas eve, disorder, fish out of water, airport, happy ending, child as adult, youth, rescue, family ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, iowa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%