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Waiting... (2005)
 6.8
 82K
Waiting...
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 and enthusiastic managers who want to build the perfect wait staff. Luckily, these employees have effective revenge tactics.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, realistic, harsh, absurd, clever, interesting, idiotic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: workplace, drinking, male nudity, restaurant, drugs/alcohol, buddies, friendship, high school, college, workplace situations, waiter, friends, stupidity, life philosophy, prank, stereotypes, road trip, workplace romance, speaking german, screaming, employer employee relationship, couple relations, mentor, catastrophe, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
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Superbad
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USA
113 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out funny, humorous, not serious and realistic films with plots about catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, male nudity, brutality, storytelling and pornography mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Waiting...: Smiley Face (2007), Clerks II (2006), 21 & Over (2013), Old School (2003), Neighbors (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Still Waiting...
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, not serious, realistic, witty, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
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 5.8
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Smiley Face
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jane (Anna Faris), a struggling but perpetually stoned actress, has a busy day ahead. She has several important tasks on her list, including buying more marijuana. Even though she already has a good start on the day's planned drug use, she eats ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, weed, drugs, paranoid, comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, goofy hero, stoners, farce, nothing goes right, drug abuse, drug addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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Clerks II
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A calamity at Dante and Randall's shops sends them looking for new horizons - but they ultimately settle at Mooby's, a fictional Disney-McDonald's-style fast-food empire.
Style: humorous, talky, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, workplace, geek, cult, drugs/alcohol, buddies, male nudity, rock, dialogue, workplace romance, store, dialogue driven ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
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    User:   51%
 
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21 & Over
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, realistic, ridiculous, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friends, beer, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, drinking, male nudity, friendship, birthday, buddies, alcohol abuse, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, medical school
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Old School
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, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, drinking, revenge, chase, farce, vengeance, drugs/alcohol, buddies, beer, road trip, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: neighbor neighbor relationship, uninhibited rivalry, farce, fraternity, college, party, revenge, youth, prank, stupidity, family, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1971, year 1985
Place: usa
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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    User:   100%
 
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Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   59%
 
The Slammin' Salmon
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, ...
Style: humorous, clever, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
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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, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, hotshot hero, farce, drugs/alcohol, cars, pornography, storytelling, blind ambition, workplace situations, ambition, buddies, rise to the top ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With high school a distant memory, Jim and Michelle are getting married -- and in a hurry, since Jim's grandmother is sick and wants to see him walk down the aisle -- prompting Stifler to throw the ultimate bachelor party. And Jim's dad is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: michigan, usa, chicago illinois
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System:   47%
    User:   50%
 
 6.3
 34K
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    User:   49%
 
 5.1
 104K
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
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    User:   39%
 
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wild weekend is in store for three high school seniors who visit a local college campus as prospective freshmen.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic, awful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
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Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: sexual, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
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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: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, biting ...
Plot: farce, culture clash, prejudice, stupidity, world, male nudity, parody, mistaken identity, death, sarcasm, torture, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 20th century, year 1973
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 6.5
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Bad Grandpa
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 86-year-old Irving Zisman is on a journey across America with the most unlikely companion: his 8 year-old grandson, Billy.
Style: humorous, not serious, road movie, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stupidity, road trip, on the road, beauty pageant, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, golden years, prank, elderly, pornography, dumb, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Wash
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: With the rent due and his car booted, Sean (Dr. Dre) has to come up with some ends...and fast. When his best buddy and roommate Dee Loc (Snoop Dogg), suggests that Sean get a job busting suds down at the local car wash.
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Time: contemporary
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The Lonely Guy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, talky, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Jay and Silent Bob learn that their comic-book alter egos, Bluntman and Chronic, have been sold to Hollywood as part of a big-screen movie that leaves them out of any royalties, the pair travels to Tinseltown to sabotage the production.
Style: humorous, clever, talky, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, hollywood, drugs, road trip, buddies, internet, parody, weed, on the road, fugitives, marijuana, foul language ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa, california, utah
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System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
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, stylized, not serious, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, parody, journalism, stupidity, workplace, cult, sexism, buddies, dumb, battle of the sexes, ego clash, media satire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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    User:   41%
 
 5.1
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Because of his salacious language, late-night radio advice-show host Leon Phelps, along with his sweet and loyal producer Julie, is fired from his Chicago gig. Leon gets a letter from a former lover promising a life of wealth, but he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, funny, realistic ...
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Time: 90s
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System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
 6.2
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Following on the heels of popular teen-scream horror movies, with uproarious comedy and biting satire. Marlon and Shawn Wayans, Shannon Elizabeth and Carmen Electra pitch in to skewer some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters, including Scream, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, satirical, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
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System:   38%
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