Movies like Year One

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Year One (2009)
 4.9
 85K
Year One (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world.
Style: humorous, offbeat, epic, witty, not serious, gross out humor, funny, idiotic, absurd, biblical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: circumcision, parody, adventure, farce, heroes, friends, misfit, partners, danger, buddies, social misfits, escapades, disorder, nothing goes right, anti heroes, goofy hero, slavery, temple, cavemen, stupidity, dancing, princess, village, snake, king ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
Place: dungeon

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, funny and absurd films with plots about disorder, catastrophe, brutality, storytelling, mentor, dialogue and parody mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Year One: Gulliver's Travels (2010), Dumb & Dumber (1994), Tommy Boy (1995), The Dukes of Hazzard (2005), Epic Movie (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gulliver's Travels (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, princess, island, goofy hero, fish out of water, royal court, getting home, prisoner, imaginary kingdom, escapades, disorder, mysterious place ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 326K
Dumb & Dumber (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lloyd and Harry are two men whose stupidity is really indescribable. When Mary, a beautiful woman, loses an important suitcase with money before she leaves for Aspen, the two friends (who have found the suitcase) decide to return it to her. After ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, absurd, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: odd couple, stupidity, friendship, dimwit, social misfits, parakeet, gas station, adventure, buddies, misfit, prank, road trip ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: utah, nebraska, usa, colorado, connecticut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 70K
Tommy Boy (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Party animal Tommy Callahan is a few cans short of a six-pack. But when the family business starts tanking, it's up to Tommy and number-cruncher Richard Hayden to save the day.
Style: humorous, road movie, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: goofy hero, nothing goes right, road trip, family relations, buddies, inheritance, self discovery, factory, odd couple, father son relationship, funeral, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Dukes of Hazzard (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Cousins, Bo and Luke Duke, with the help of their eye-catching cousin, Daisy and moonshine-running Uncle Jesse, try and save the family farm from being destroyed by Hazzard County's corrupt commissioner, Boss Hogg. Their efforts constantly find ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddies, adventure, friends, chases and races, disorder, incompetent police, countryside, heroes, partners, misfit, uncle nephew relationship, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 2.4
 97K
Epic Movie (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Edward, Peter, Lucy and Susan each follow their own path, they end up finding themselves at Willy's Chocolate factory. Walking through a wardrobe, they discover the world of Gnarnia, which is ruled by the White Bitch. Meeting up with ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, awful, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, orphan, pirate, adventure, heroes, danger, youth, friends, family relations, good versus evil, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: dungeon, mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.8
 7K
Caveman (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this comedy, Atouk becomes leader of the misfit cavemen. Disgraced and cast out of his tribe for lusting after Lana, the mate of tribe's head muscle man, Atouk stumbles along gathering other misfits and learning a bit about the world outside ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dinosaur, parody, friendship, heroes, rescue, danger, misfit, rivalry, underdog, partners, buddies, anti heroes ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.5
 10K
Delta Farce (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, gross out humor, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, village, military, farce, misfit, danger, friendship, rivalry, mistaken identity, gang, friends, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20 years after the dimwits set out on their first adventure, they head out in search of one of their long lost children in the hope of gaining a new kidney.
Style: road movie, humorous, realistic, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, prank, drugs/alcohol, goofy hero, escapades, misfit partners, odd couple, misfit, best friends, fish out of water, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cross country, usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Strange Wilderness (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With the ratings dropping for a wilderness-themed TV show, two animal fans go to the Andes in search of Bigfoot.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bigfoot, friendship, tv show, adventure, friends, stoners, media, wilderness, partners, buddies, disorder, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ecuador, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Meet the Spartans (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: From the creators of Scary Movie and Date Movie comes this tongue-in-cheek parody of the sword-and-sandal epics, dubbed Meet the Spartans. The 20th Century Fox production was written and directed by the filmmaking team of Jason Friedberg and Aaron ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, funny, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, queen, heroic mission, heroes, goofy hero, escapades, army, disorder, buddies, contests and competitions, rivalry, fight ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.9
 47K
Joe Dirt (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Joe Dirt is a janitor with a mullet hairdo, acid-washed jeans and a dream to find the parents that he lost at the Grand Canyon when he was a belligerent, trailer park-raised eight-year-old. Now, blasting Van Halen in his jacked-up economy car, the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: janitor, adventure, obsessive quest, on the road, parent child relationship, family relations, misfit, buddies, nothing goes right, goofy hero, haunted by the past, meteorite ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, california, louisiana, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.5
 92K
Your Highness (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A fantasy movie about an arrogant, lazy prince and his more heroic brother who must complete a quest in order to save their father's kingdom.
Style: humorous, exciting, absurd, funny, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dragon, escapades, rivalry, knight, kidnapping, farce, siblings relations, wizards and magicians, minotaur, heroes, prophecy, mission ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.2
 8K
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, prank, mistaken identity, adventurer, danger, nothing goes right, goofy hero, prostitute, ship, dumb, justice, ocean or sea ...
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: humorous, funny, sexy, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time travel, parody, spy, james bond spoof, good versus evil, undercover, goofy hero, secret agents, heroic mission, race against time, save the world, female partner ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1960s, 1990s, year 1967
Place: usa, las vegas, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.2
 6K
The Stupids (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An incredibly dull-witted family unknowingly stumble upon an illegal weapons deal while on the trail of their "stolen" garbage.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: heroes, terrorism, chases and races, nothing goes right, secret agents, anti heroes, arms dealing, goofy hero, crimes, misfit, undercover, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six years have elapsed since Guantanamo Bay, leaving Harold and Kumar estranged from one another with very different families, friends and lives. But when Kumar arrives on Harold's doorstep during the holiday season with a mysterious package in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, christmas, holiday, buddies, christmas tree, nothing goes right, obsessive quest, disorder, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, partners, family values ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.4
 24K
Bio-Dome (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bud and Doyle are two losers who are doing nothing with their lives. Both of their girlfriends are actively involved in saving the environment, but the two friends couldn't care less about saving the Earth. One day, when a group of scientists ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, environmentalism, biosphere, mad scientist, disorder, partners, buddies, odd couple, misfit, friends, nothing goes right, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, campus, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: travel, dysfunctional family, on the road, family vacation, family problems, nothing goes right, family relations, parents and children, danger, fish out of water, disorder, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, germany, italy, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 5.6
 5K
Senior Trip (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While on detention, a group of misfits and slackers have to write a letter to the President explaining what is wrong with the education system. There is only one problem, the President loves it! Hence, the group must travel to Washington to meet the ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: stoners, on the road, parody, adventure, goofy hero, power relations, youth, disorder, teenage life, reform, adolescence vs adulthood, teachers and students ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: private detective, investigation, adventure, save the day, animal life, disorder, human animal relationship, crimes, goofy hero, stupidity, jungle, tribe ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: africa, asia, tibet, nigeria, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Having satisfied their urge for White Castle, Harold and Kumar jump on a plane to catch up with Harold's love interest, who's headed for the Netherlands. But the pair must change their plans when Kumar is accused of being a terrorist. Rob ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, marijuana, airplane, on the road, interrogation, escape, racism, arrest, friendship, college, roommate, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, texas, alabama, cuba, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.4
 40K
Spies Like Us (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, chase, espionage, spy, farce, race against time, undercover, kgb, cia, missile, adventure, mistaken identity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, middle east, asia, soviet union, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.
Style: humorous, realistic, offbeat, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, road trip, theme park, farce, family vacation, adventure, couples, disorder, eccentric family, life is a bitch, nothing goes right, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, cross country, st. louis missouri, kansas, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.4
 102K
Rat Race (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an ensemble film about easy money, greed, manipulation and bad driving, a Las Vegas casino tycoon entertains his wealthiest high rollers -- a group that will bet on anything -- by pitting six ordinary people against each other in a wild dash for ...
Style: funny, humorous, road movie, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: chase, contests and competitions, road trip, treasure hunt, escapades, partners, bet, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, money, millionaire, race ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cross country, las vegas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 147K
Road Trip (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four friends take off on an 1800 mile road trip to retrieve an illicit tape mistakenly mailed to a girl friend.
Style: not serious, humorous, sexual, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: on the road, road trip, race against time, nothing goes right, cheating, sex tape, college, escapades, obsessive quest, encounter, buddies, sex ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: cross country, usa, new york state, austin texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Odd Couple II (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 30 years after the first film, Oscar and Felix embark on a road trip together, to attend the wedding of Oscar's son to Felix's daughter.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, reunion, on the road, odd couple, road trip, marriage, escapades, nothing goes right, screwball, disorder, small town life, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, florida, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This wacky prequel to the 1994 blockbuster goes back to the lame-brained Harry and Lloyd's days as classmates at a Rhode Island high school, where the unprincipled principal puts the pair in remedial courses as part of a scheme to fleece the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, goofy hero, social misfits, disorder, partners, buddies, misfit, dumb, high school, obsessive quest, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.5
 301K
Due Date (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Peter Highman must scramble across the US in five days to be present for the birth of his first child. He gets off to a bad start when his wallet and luggage are stolen, and put on the 'no-fly' list. Peter embarks on a terrifying journey ...
Style: humorous, feel good, road movie, absurd, realistic ...
Plot: hitchhiker, getting home, slacker, odd couple, stupidity, nothing goes right, goofy hero, road trip, bonding, comedy of errors, stoners, child birth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, louisiana, texas, alabama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.1
 157K
Spaceballs (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, talky, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, space travel, outer space, princess, adventure, farce, daring rescue, danger, woman in danger, race against time, goofy hero, master villain ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Carry on Up the Jungle (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Carry On team send up the Tarzan tradition in great style. Lady Evelyn Bagley mounts an expedition to find her long-lost baby. Bill Boosey is the fearless hunter and guide. Prof. Tinkle is searching for the rare Oozalum bird. Everything is going ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: jungle, danger, parody, wilderness, soldier, misfit, gang, rescue, adventurer, farce, disorder, anti heroes ...
Time: victorian era
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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