Movies like Year One

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Year One (2009)
 4.9
 89K
Year One (2009)
Genre: 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, epic, gross out humor, funny, offbeat, witty, not serious, neo screwball comedy, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, parody, circumcision, misfit, social misfits, goofy hero, farce, cavemen, partners, danger, buddies, nothing goes right, disorder, friendship between men, male virgin, battle, caveman, virginity, incest, battles, heroes, friends, escapades, anti heroes, profanity ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age

Most similar movies to Year One

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, absurd and funny films with plots about disorder, parody, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, first contact and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Year One: Gulliver's Travels (2010), Meet the Spartans (2008), Caveman (1981), Bio-Dome (1996), The Dukes of Hazzard (2005). 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, exciting, not serious, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, princess, island, goofy hero, fish out of water, getting home, prisoner, escapades, disorder, mysterious place, imaginary kingdom, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, absurd, idiotic, satirical, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, queen, heroic mission, escapades, goofy hero, heroes, army, contests and competitions, disorder, rivalry, buddies, fight ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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, leadership, buddies, silly humor, rescue, underdog, rivalry, partners, danger, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, social misfits, goofy hero, best friends, partners, buddies, disorder, misfit, dumb, high school, obsessive quest, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 25K
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, offbeat, not serious, experimental, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, environmentalism, biosphere, mad scientist, partners, campus, odd couple, disorder, goofy hero, anti heroes, buddies, chaos ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Dukes of Hazzard (2005)
Genre: 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: adventure, buddies, friends, chases and races, disorder, partners, incompetent police, countryside, heroes, misfit, uncle nephew relationship, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 4K
Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: ballet, farce, nothing goes right, partners, buddies, dishonesty, taxi driver, siblings relations, cons and scams, misfit, fish out of water, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows Andy, who needs to hook up with a hottie, pronto, because he hasn't had sex in... well, forever - and his luck isn't the only thing that's hard. His equally horny teenage roommates also need it superbad, and with the help of ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, light, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, teenage life, misfit, youth, buddies, looking for sex, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 1.9
 85K
Disaster Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In DISASTER MOVIE, the filmmaking team behind the hits "Scary Movie," "Date Movie," "Epic Movie" and "Meet The Spartans" this time puts its unique, inimitable stamp on one of the biggest and most bloated movie ...
Style: not serious, absurd, satirical, funny, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, chaos, survival, heroes, escapades, investigation, nothing goes right, natural disaster, end of the world, sarcasm, mystery, sexual humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Brothers Solomon (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, ironic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, pregnancy, goofy hero, misfit, love and romance, family relations, brother brother relationship, sexual attraction, coma, masturbation, father son relationship, dumb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, not serious, feel good, sentimental, idiotic ...
Plot: friendship, misfit, corporate world, idiot, farce, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, goofy hero, loser, taxidermy, mouse, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, journalism, ambition, nothing goes right, ego clash, battle of the sexes, buddies, farce, workplace, rivalry, media satire, workplace situations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Special Correspondents (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: R2I, a famous news radio station, sends its best reporting duo to Iraq: Frank, journalist, and Poussin, sound engineer. Very quickly, millions of listeners follow their highly documented stories, reflecting the hot intensity of the fighting and the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: farce, misfit, journalism, adventure, buddies, partners, danger, media, heroes, disorder, dishonesty, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, middle east, iraq, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Club Paradise (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Chicago firefighter Jack Moniker retires and moves to a small Caribbean island, he is befriended by the owner of a run-down resort. Together they renovate the resort and lure tourists to Club Paradise in an effort to fight off corrupt officials ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: nude beach, island, reggae, silly humor, revolution, partners, odd couple, buddies, couples, fish out of water, resort, farce ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: caribbean, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Nothing But Trouble (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While attempting to seduce gorgeous lawyer Diane Lightson, wealthy gadabout Chris Thorne agrees to drive her to Atlantic City, N.J. But, when some reckless driving draws the attention of a deeply critical cop, they and the flamboyant ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, disturbing, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, chase, on the run, eccentric family, danger, buddies, fish out of water, nothing goes right, false accusation, goofy hero, anti heroes, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
Genre: 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: not serious, road movie, humorous, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, prank, best friends, misfit, partners, cross country, buddies, odd couple, nothing goes right, friends, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 2.8
 1K
Last Resort (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam and Dave are living the boring life until they are beckoned to Sam's uncle's Island. When they get there (still not quite sure how that worked) they are compelled by beautiful women and a dastardly enemy of the Island. After ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, island, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, lifestyle, disorder, down on your luck, absurdism, uncle nephew relationship, absurd humor, scuba diving ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: culture clash, adventure, adventurer, farce, fish out of water, danger, nothing goes right, goofy hero, disorder, friendship, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 20K
Down Periscope (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bumbling Navy lieutenant Tom Dodge has been given one last chance to clean up his record. But Admiral Graham, his nemesis, assigns Dodge to the Stingray, a submarine that can barely keep afloat. To add insult to injury, the Stingray is to be the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, light, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: u.s. navy, submarine, goofy hero, military, ocean or sea, military life, nothing goes right, underwater, against the odds, rivalry, heroic mission, navy ...
Place: usa, florida, russia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
 29K
Envy (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man becomes increasingly jealous of his friend's newfound success.
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, cynical, funny ...
Plot: friendship, inventor, envy, neighbor, dog, jealousy, rise to the top, resentment, disorder, rivalry, lifestyle, rich and poor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Bogus Witch Project (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A series of short films spoofing "The Blair Witch Project."
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Plot: desire for fame, parody, filmmaking, survival, disorder, escapades, obsessive quest, in the woods, nothing goes right, buddies, media satire, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 87K
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man whose brain becomes magnetized unintentionally destroys every tape in his friend's video store. In order to satisfy the store's most loyal renter, an aging woman with signs of dementia, the two men set out to remake the lost films.
Style: humorous, absurd, light, touching, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, jazz, video store, nothing goes right, filmmaking, sabotage, creativity, eccentricity, dialogue, african american, memory, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
30 Nights of Paranormal Activity with the Devil Inside the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a stint in a psychiatric hospital, a young woman returns to the house where her father killed the entire cast of The Artist during his exorcism.
Style: not serious, humorous, dark humor, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, goofy hero, haunted house, supernatural, nothing goes right, disorder, exorcism, video camera, heroes, satire, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
The Hungover Games (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's a movie about Hungover guys that get lost in a death match game: Each year, drunk people are selected to participate in torturous games the morning after a big night out. There's no sunglasses, no water, and no headache medicine. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, ironic, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, rivalry, parody, survival, goofy hero, contests and competitions, danger, escapades, fight to the death, friends, alcohol, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.3
 96K
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, humorous, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, internet, nothing goes right, teenage life, escapades, buddies, hollywood, social satire, stupidity, dishonesty, drugs/alcohol, computers and web ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1959
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: To improve its relations with Muslim countries, the United States government sends comedian Albert Brooks to south Asia to write a report on what makes followers of Islam laugh.
Style: humorous, witty, funny, satirical, clever ...
Plot: culture clash, nothing goes right, politics, society, actor's life, satire, islam, stand up comedian, sarcasm, parody, stupidity, farce ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, middle east, asia, new delhi, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 15K
Silent Movie (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the ...
Style: humorous, silent film, satirical, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, parody, filmmaking, actor's life, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, disorder, nothing goes right, alcohol abuse, showbiz, comeback, buddies ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 1950s
Place: usa, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two brothers who can feel each others' pain and pleasure mess up the French revolution.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, twins, parody, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, partners, buddies, anti heroes, goofy hero, state affairs, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.6
 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, absurd, entertaining, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, friendship, comedy of errors, danger, gang, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battle, village, desert, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 6K
The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, parody, nothing goes right, escapades, disorder, goofy hero, explosion, train, glue, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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