Movies like Weird Science

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Weird Science (1985)
 6.6
 92K
Weird Science (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two unpopular teenagers, Gary and Wyatt, fail at all attempts to be accepted by their peers. Their desperation to be liked leads them to "create" a woman via their computer. Their living and breathing creation is a gorgeous woman, Lisa, whose purpose is to boost their confidence level by putting them into situations which require Gary and Wyatt to act like men.
Style: feel good, light, funny, sexy, campy, romantic, clever, sex comedy, buddy movie, sexual ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: dream girl, high school, nerd, teenager, coming of age, friendship, geek, childhood, wish come true, cheerleading, bullying, experiment gone awry, inventions and discoveries, computer, misfit, teenage sexuality, sexual attraction, playboy magazine, looking for sex, party, computer cracker, cult, mentor, teenage girl, computer hacker ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: california, chicago illinois, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, feel good and sexy films with plots about dialogue, destiny, mentor, teenager, chase, catastrophe and vengeance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Weird Science: The Nutty Professor (1963), My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988), The Nutty Professor (1996), Three O'Clock High (1987), Sex Ed (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Nutty Professor (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jerry Lewis directed, co-wrote and starred in this riotously funny movie that set a new standard for screen comedy and inspired the hit remake. Lewis plays a timid, nearsighted chemistry teacher who discovers a magical potion that can transform him ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, sexy, absurd ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night
Plot: college, farce, transformation, love, chemistry, coming of age, mad scientist, potion, professor, laboratory, first contact, lone hero ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco
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100%
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of failing high school students -- Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted "Theodore" Logan -- are visited by a time traveler from the future who takes them on an adventure through time to gather up actual historical figures to help them ...
Style: funny, feel good, light, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, date night
Plot: time travel, time machine, teenager, high school, changing the past or future, sent to the past, time, rock and roll, travel, medieval, classmate classmate relationship, slacker ...
Time: 80s, middle ages, future, 20th century, year 1988 ...
Place: ancient greece, california, athens greece, washington d.c., usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trying to rescue her home planet from destruction, a gorgeous extraterrestrial named Celeste arrives on Earth and begins her scientific research. She woos quirky scientist Dr. Steve Mills, a widower with a young daughter. Before long, Celeste finds ...
Style: feel good, light, parody, humorous, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, date night
Plot: alien, fish out of water, space and aliens, benign alien, friendship, alien disguised as human, eccentricity, transformation, mentor, culture clash, supernatural romance, misfit ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Nutty Professor (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eddie Murphy stars as shy Dr. Sherman Klump, a kind, brilliant, 'calorifically challenged' genetic professor. When beautiful Carla Purty joins the university faculty, Sherman grows desperate to whittle his 400-pound frame down to size and ...
Style: funny, parody, humorous, touching, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: split personality, overweight, alter ego, experiment gone awry, campus, sarcasm, farce, love, african american, nothing goes right, goofy hero, double life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1996
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Three O'Clock High (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A high school nerd, Jerry Mitchell (Siemaszko) is assigned to write a piece for the school paper about new boy Buddy Revell (Tyson), who is rumored to be a psychopathic nutcase. When Jerry accidentally touches Buddy, he says that they must fight in ...
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, bullying, bully, teenager, cheerleading, friendship, fistfight, unlikely hero, teenage protagonist, psychopath, courage, panic ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 6K
Sex Ed (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Eddie lands his first teaching gig at an inner city middle school and finds his highly pubescent pupils are receiving no form of sexual education. Eddie isn't really equipped to teach them...he's not exactly experienced romantically.
Style: sexy, sex comedy, not serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sex education, teenager, prostitute, female nudity, caught having sex, sex talk, teachers and students, high school teacher, looking for sex, workplace situations, low self esteem, social relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Zapped Again! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new kid moves into school, making enemies with the affluent societies and joining the beleaguered Science Club. But when an old potion is discovered to confer telekinetic power he gets the chance to get his own back, as well as having a bit of fun ...
Style: sex comedy, dark, sexy, parody, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: hottie, high school, teenager, telekinesis, erotica, super strength, laboratory, potion, power relations, disorder, environmentalism, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The hilarity begins when professor Sherman Klump finds romance with fellow DNA specialist, Denise Gaines, and discovers a brilliant formula that reverses aging. But Sherman's thin and obnoxious alter ego, Buddy Love, wants out...and a big piece ...
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, not serious, parody ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, adult
Plot: physical appearance, stupidity, genetics, fountain of youth, mad scientist, eccentric family, disorder, goofy hero, nothing goes right, supernatural ability, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, year 2000
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Dream a Little Dream (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Bobby Kellar has a crush on Lainie Diamond, girlfriend of school jerk Joel. Coleman is working on an experiment which will help him move into a place where Dreams are reality. When an accident occurs Coleman finds himself in Bobby's body and ...
Style: humorous, inspirational, touching, reflective, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: body swapping, teenager, youth, school, wish come true, switching bodies, dream, transformation, fish out of water, high school, disorder, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
40 Days and 40 Nights (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Matt Sullivan's last big relationship ended in disaster and ever since his heart's been aching and his commitment's been lacking. Then came Lent, that time of year when everybody gives something up. That's when Matt decides to go ...
Style: sexy, sex comedy, light, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: love and romance, sexual relations, woman rapes man, breakup, couples, workplace, love story, masturbation, rape victim, female on male rape, high school, sex ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 284K
Grease (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Australian good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. But when they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance despite their eccentric friends?
Style: feel good, romantic, sentimental, humorous, light ...
Audience: chick flick, kids, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: high school, opposites attract, teenage love, coming of age, makeover, dancing, first love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, teenager, cheerleader, love story ...
Time: year 1959, 50s, 80s, 20th century, year 1958 ...
Place: california, australia, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
 206K
Bad Teacher (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job and her students is forced to return to her job to make enough money for a boob job after her rich fiancé dumps her.
Style: funny, not serious, sexy, humorous, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: school, selfish woman, teacher, bribery, female teacher, teenager, school teacher, teachers and students, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, workplace romance, female protagonist, seduction ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: ridiculous, funny, humorous, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: party, friendship, couple relations, friends, high school reunion, lifestyle, sexual attraction, sexual activity, buddies, husband wife relationship, weekend, masturbation ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Good Luck Chuck (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Cursed since childhood, dentist Charlie Kagan cannot find the right woman. Even worse, he learns that each of his ex-girlfriends finds true love with the man she meets after her relationship with him ends. Hearing of Charlie's reputation as a ...
Style: funny, humorous, romantic, sex comedy, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sex, true love, womanizer, love and romance, sex scene, curses spells and rituals, erotica, love, dream girl, women, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend ...
Time: 2000s, year 1985, 80s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Sweetest Thing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Christina's love life is stuck in neutral. After years of avoiding the hazards of a meaningful relationship, one night while club-hopping with her girlfriends, she meets Peter, her perfect match. Fed up with playing games, she finally gets the ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, friendship, love and romance, roommate, disorder, women, relationships, teenager, buddies, love story, fall in love, looking for love ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 58K
Empire Records (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The employees of an independent music store learn about each other as they try anything to stop the store being absorbed by a large chain.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, family outing, date night ...
Plot: coming of age, teenager, music, rock and roll, workplace, high school, rock, sexuality, promiscuous woman, slacker, musician, cheerleading ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: atlantic city new jersey, new jersey, atlantic city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Blast from the Past (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Following a bomb scare in the 1960s that locked the Webers into their bomb shelter for 35 years, Adam now ventures forth into Los Angeles to obtain food and supplies for his family, and a non-mutant wife for himself.
Style: feel good, romantic, touching, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: opposites attract, bunker, cold war, fish out of water, happy ending, father son relationship, bomb shelter, nuclear war, love story, fall in love, paranoia, scientist ...
Time: 60s, future, 90s, 20th century, year 1962 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 260K
American Pie 2 (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The whole gang are back and as close as ever. They decide to get even closer by spending the summer together at a beach house. They decide to hold the biggest party ever to be seen, even if the preparation doesn't always go to plan. Especially ...
Style: sex comedy, teen sex comedy, ridiculous, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: party, college, looking for sex, high school, sex, youth, coming of age, farce, beach house, female nudity, female masturbation, sexual exploration ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: romantic, sexy, light, sexual, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: friendship, relationships, love and romance, best friends in love, love, sex scene, sexual relations, sexual activity, friends, sex, looking for sex, lovers ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, california, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 206K
17 Again (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the brink of a midlife crisis, 30-something Mike O'Donnell wishes he could have a "do-over." And that's exactly what he gets when he wakes up one morning to find he's 17 years old again. With his adult mind stuck inside ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, romantic, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, date night ...
Plot: high school, youth, body swapping, teenage life, popularity, adolescence vs adulthood, teenager, high school life, family relations, adult as child, parents and children, college ...
Time: future, year 1989, 2000s, 80s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 124K
Animal House (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.
Style: humorous, funny, sex comedy, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, beer, party, female nudity, marijuana, youth, teenager, revenge, lust, cheerleader, slacker, sex ...
Time: year 1962, 70s, 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 8K
Loverboy (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Randy Bodek works as a pizza delivery boy at Senor Pizza to make a few extra bucks. Some customers are special, though: When the order is for a pizza with extra anchovies, it means the female customers are looking for some loving. ...
Style: sex comedy, funny, humorous, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: pizza delivery boy, farce, college, cheerleading, summer job, teenager, older woman younger man relationship, pizzeria, gigolo, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
No Small Affair (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar, but is about to be thrown out. Although rejected at first ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, sweet, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: love, teenager, coming of age, happy ending, teenage love, topless woman, female nudity, fall in love, teenage life, young lovers, photographer, high school ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 90K
Sky High (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, exciting, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: superhero, high school, friendship, young heroes, heroes, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, children, disney, teenager, coming of age, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
Style: feel good, entertaining, funny, light, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: coming of age, high school, teenager, friendship, teacher, school, teenage girl, childhood, one day, teenage boy, skipping school, teenage angst ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, california, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 5.9
 33K
Mannequin (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jonathan Switcher, an unemployed artist, finds a job as an assistant window dresser for a department store. When Jonathan happens upon a beautiful mannequin he previously designed, she springs to life and introduces herself as Emmy, an Egyptian ...
Style: romantic, sexy, feel good, humorous, campy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: motorcycle, love, department store, reincarnation, ends with a wedding, shopping, fired from the job, teenager, artist, competition, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 79K
Splash (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A successful businessman falls in love with the girl of his dreams. There's one big complication though; he's fallen hook, line and sinker for a mermaid.
Style: feel good, sentimental, sexy, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids, family outing, date night ...
Plot: mermaid, love, happy ending, transformation, fish out of water, scientist, fall in love, chase, obsession, boat, brother brother relationship, childhood ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century, year 1964
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 764K
Amelie (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: At a tiny Parisian café, the adorable yet painfully shy Amélie (Audrey Tautou) accidentally discovers a gift for helping others. Soon Amelie is spending her days as a matchmaker, guardian angel, and all-around do-gooder. But when she bumps into a ...
Style: feel good, touching, inspirational, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: loneliness, love, fall in love, life, social relations, female protagonist, love and romance, optimism, existentialism, lifestyle change, destiny, surrealism ...
Time: year 1997, 70s, 90s, year 1974, 20th century ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, montmartre paris, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 119K
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage girls deals with her parents forgetting her birthday and a crush on her high school's heartthrob.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, coming of age, teenage life, youth, self discovery, high school life, teen romance, teenage love, first love, teenage girl, female nudity ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: illinois, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 5.3
 9K
Soul Man (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soul Man is a comedy film made in 1986 about a man who undergoes racial transformation with pills to qualify for an African-American-only scholarship at Harvard Law School. It stars C. Thomas Howell, Rae Dawn Chong, Arye Gross, James Earl Jones, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, campy, visually appealing, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: racism, college, teenager, mentor, high school, culture clash, happy ending, farce, adaptation, brutality, catastrophe, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, massachusetts, los angeles, usa, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%