Movies like The Sitter

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The Sitter (2011)
 5.7
 68K
The Sitter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Noah, is not your typical entertain-the-kids-no-matter-how-boring-it-is kind of sitter. He's reluctant to take a sitting gig; he'd rather, well, be doing anything else, especially if it involves slacking. When Noah is watching the neighbor's kid he gets a booty call from his girlfriend in the city. To hook up with her, Noah takes to the streets, but his urban adventure spins out of control as he finds himself on the run from a maniacal drug lord.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, harsh, talky, realistic, funny, idiotic, sex comedy, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: nanny, comedy of errors, youth, disorder, nothing goes right, slacker, on the run, mischievous children, escapades, siblings relations, irresponsible, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, children, family relations, urban, chases and races, drugs/alcohol, living with parents, sexual content, wild ride, profanity, silly humor, house, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to The Sitter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and funny films with plots about disorder, profanity, silly humor, brutality, catastrophe, runaway and mentor mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like The Sitter: Superbad (2007), That's My Boy (2012), Accepted (2006), Step Brothers (2008), Old School (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 514K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, bad taste humour, absurd ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: party, teenager, looking for sex, adolescence, teenage life, youth, nerd, loss of virginity, coming-of-age, friendship, dumb, nerds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
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100%
 5.5
 90K
That's My Boy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's ...
Style: humorous, absurd, dark humor, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reunion, parents and children, family relations, cheating fiancee, disorder, uninvited guest, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, teacher student sex, parody, meet the parents, pedophile ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1984, 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 122K
Accepted (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school slacker who's rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slacker, college life, student, overnight success, unconventional method, youth, cons and scams, misfit partners, lifestyle, graduation, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, harvard university, yale university, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 265K
Step Brothers (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brennan Huff and Dale Doback might be grown men. But that doesn't stop them from living at home and turning into jealous, competitive stepbrothers when their single parents marry. Brennan's constant competition with Dale strains his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, family relations, friendship, grownups, adulthood, living with parents, goofy hero, becoming an adult, man child, childhood trauma, friends, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.1
 213K
Old School (2003)
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, talky, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, college, party, disorder, college life, lifestyle, youth, starting over, student life, adolescence vs adulthood, student, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 72K
21 & Over (2013)
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, ridiculous, funny, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: friends, college, young people, college life, youth, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, birthday, buddies, plan gone awry, profanity, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 226K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, reunion, friends, friendship, family relations, family life, eccentric family, adulthood, couples, stupidity, disorder, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1978, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 709K
The Hangover (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three friends finally come to after a raucous night of bachelor-party revelry, they find a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. But they can't seem to locate their best friend, Doug – who's supposed to be tying the knot. ...
Style: humorous, funny, not serious, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: party, comedy of errors, friends, buddies, hung over, disorder, bachelor party, nothing goes right, friendship between men, memory loss, weirdo, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, september 11 2001
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, absurd, dark humor, horror spoof
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, goofy hero, haunted house, supernatural, nothing goes right, disorder, video camera, exorcism, satire, heroes, sexual content, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Johnson Family Vacation (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: AAA can't help the roadside emergency that is the JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION. Even the on-board navigation system has a meltdown on Nate Johnson and his family's cross-country trek to their annual family reunion/grudge match. Reluctantly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: eccentric family, nothing goes right, family life, mischievous children, family relations, on the road, interracial romance, love and romance, women, pool party, silly humor, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, missouri, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Moms' Night Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yearning for an evening without their kids, some friends plan a night out. But to do this, their husbands need to watch the kids. What can go wrong?
Style: not serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, parenthood, best friends, nothing goes right, couples, comedy of errors, youth, escapades, couple relations, disorder, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sue Ellen Crandell is a teenager eagerly awaiting her mother's summer-long absence. While the babysitter looks after her rambunctious younger siblings, Sue Ellen can party and have fun. But then the babysitter abruptly dies, leaving the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: nanny, family relations, siblings relations, when the parents are away, disorder, mischievous children, babies and infants, teenage life, parents and children, goofy hero, single parent, youth ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 1990s, 80s
Place: australia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
House Party: Tonight's the Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of high school rappers have two major goals - make music and get hot girls. The best way to get both is to throw the biggest and best house party ever! The night of the party, one of the boys is grounded by his parents, so it's up to his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, youth, friends, buddies, disorder, teenage life, hip hop, sexual content, silly humor, profanity, drugs/alcohol, girl
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
 4K
Carpool (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts for the kids, things go even more awry when he finds himself a victim of a ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: chase, mischievous children, robbery, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, on the road, parents and children, family, disorder, hostage, heist, bus ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Bikini Spring Break (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of coeds from a small conservative college break out of their shells when their marching band bus breaks down in Fort Lauderdale during Spring Break.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: youth, teenage life, best friends, nothing goes right, disorder, friends, drugs/alcohol, out of the way, road trip, female nudity, bus, spring break ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 51K
Walk of Shame (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reporter's dream of becoming a news anchor is compromised after a one-night stand leaves her stranded in downtown L.A. without a phone, car, ID or money - and only 8 hours to make it to the most important job interview of her life.
Style: funny, humorous, realistic, not serious, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: blonde, nothing goes right, disorder, comedy of errors, journalist, one night stand, drunken woman, bug, urban, once in a lifetime opportunity, one-night stand, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 16K
Smiley Face (2007)
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, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, roommate, comedy of errors, stoned, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, disorder, stoner, drug use ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, venice california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 283K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
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: funny, not serious, humorous, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fraternity, youth, stupidity, neighbor neighbor relationship, party, rivalry, adolescence vs adulthood, farce, plan gone awry, uninhibited rivalry, prank, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1971
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 4.8
 3K
3 Strikes (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Brian Hooks plays a character who is just released from jail. And the state adopts a "3 strikes" rule for felons that involves serious penalties. Hooks has 2 strikes, and wants to change his life for the better. When a friend picks him up, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: going straight, starting over, comedy of errors, cons and scams, heist, disorder, righting the wronged, on the run, law enforcement, partners, nothing goes right, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mac & Devin Go to High School (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A comedy that follows two high school students -- one overachiever struggling to write his valedictorian speech, the other a senior now going on his 15th year of school.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drug dealing, teachers and students, drugs/alcohol, youth, high school, high school life, friends, power relations, fall in love, disorder, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Death at a Funeral (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and Aaron's successful younger brother, Ryan, flies in from New ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: family relations, farce, death, eccentric family, family gatherings, death in the family, dishonesty, presumed dead, disorder, family problems, siblings relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.5
 22K
Soul Plane (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Following a ridiculously awful flight that leads to his pet's death, Nashawn Wade files a lawsuit against the airline, and wins a multimillion-dollar settlement. Determined to create a better flying experience, Nashawn starts his own airline, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, airplane, society, drugs/alcohol, disorder, strong sexual content, music, black people, weed, airline, parody, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1979
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.7
 2K
House Broken (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In order to enjoy his retirement, a father takes drastic measures to get his twentysomething, slacker sons to move out and fend for themselves.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, family relations, disorder, silly humor, friendship, coming of age, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, firefighter, twentysomething life, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
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, talky, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, hollywood, hitchhiker, film within a film, monkey actor, friendship, escapades, drug dealing, heist, encounter, obsessive quest, movie business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 70s
Place: usa, new jersey, utah, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 14K
Sorority Boys (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends who head the Social Committee in a frat house, called KOK (Kappa Omicron Kappa), are charged with stealing money their fraternity has been saving for a cocktail cruise at the end of the semester, the one that guarantees them a spot at ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, sorority, college, hidden identity, student life, farce, fish out of water, comedy of errors, fall in love, gender bending, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Meeting Spencer (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After a series of Hollywood flops, famed director Harris Chappell (Jeffrey Tambor) returns to New York to relaunch his Broadway career. But Chappell's triumphant comeback begins to spiral out of control into a wild night of comic misadventure ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artists and showbiz, comedy of errors, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, theatre director, broadway, comeback, society, friendship, life turned upside down, screwball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, family relations, love and romance, brother brother relationship, sexual attraction, coma, masturbation, father son relationship, dumb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Best Night Ever (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Claire is about to get married and she goes to Las Vegas with her sister and two friends for her bachelorette party. Things quickly spiral out of control.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, nothing goes right, wild ride, disorder, buddies, hung over, slumber party, strip club, comedy of errors, friends, strong sexual content, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.3
 99K
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, toilet humor, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, internet, hollywood, nothing goes right, escapades, buddies, teenage life, lifestyle, social satire, stupidity, dishonesty, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1959
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Girl Most Likely (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A failed New York playwright stages a suicide in an attempt to win back her ex, only to wind up in the custody of her gambling-addict mother.
Style: humorous, light, melancholic, absurd, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, family problems, parents and children, disorder, faked death, love and romance, nothing goes right, eccentricity, loneliness, runaway, secrets, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 80s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%