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Cedar Rapids (2011)
 6.2
 35K
Cedar Rapids (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, funny, melancholic, entertaining, realistic, not serious, absurd, satirical ...
Plot: insurance, hotel, friendship, friends, goofy hero, social awkwardness, misfit, buddies, disorder, fish out of water, drinking, infidelity, swimming pool, unlikely friendships, justice, business, adultery, greed, dysfunctional family, life philosophy, road trip, happy ending, adaptation, honest, african american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, iowa, wisconsin, las vegas, california, new jersey

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, realistic and absurd films with plots about mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, brutality, storytelling, disorder and runaway mostly in Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Cedar Rapids: Ted 2 (2015), Night Shift (1982), The Wedding Ringer (2015), Step Brothers (2008), Dinner for Schmucks (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 169K
Ted 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he's a person in a court of law.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, comic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teddy bear, buddies, toy comes to life, odd couple, friends, adoption, drugs/alcohol, courthouse, sperm bank, happy ending, misfit, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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100%
 6.6
 13K
Night Shift (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A nebbish of a morgue attendant gets shunted back to the night shift where he is shackled with an obnoxious neophyte partner who dreams of the "one great idea" for success. His life takes a bizarre turn when a prostitute neighbour ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, light, talky ...
Plot: pimp, friendship, prostitution, morgue, cons and scams, nightshift, nightlife, misfit, goofy hero, nothing goes right, fish out of water, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Wedding Ringer (2015)
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, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, nothing goes right, friends, wedding, best man, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, love and romance, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.9
 250K
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, melancholic, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, friendship, adulthood, family relations, living with parents, goofy hero, man child, childhood trauma, becoming an adult, friends, family life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, teenage life, buddies, looking for sex, misfit, youth, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, loser, goofy hero, mouse, employer employee relationship, taxidermy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: humorous, sexual, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, friendship, sexual attraction, buddies, party, couple relations, sexual activity, reunion, strong sexual content, sexual exploration, high school reunion, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Foot Fist Way (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An inept taekwondo instructor struggles with marital troubles and an unhealthy obsession with fellow taekwondo enthusiast Chuck "The Truck" Williams.
Style: humorous, biting, realistic, dark humor, tragicomedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, small town, obsession, friendship, apprentice, overbearing, crumbling relationship, thirtysomething life, friends, dysfunctional character, ambition, breaking point ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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: road movie, humorous, realistic, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, prank, goofy hero, nothing goes right, escapades, odd couple, misfit, drugs/alcohol, friends, fish out of water, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.3
 7K
Jury Duty (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When jobless Tommy Collins discovers that sequestered jurors earn free room and board as well as $5-a-day, he gets himself assigned to a jury in a murder trial. Once there, he does everything he can to prolong the trial and deliberations and make ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, funny, light ...
Plot: courtroom, unemployment, jury, legal action, dishonesty, fish out of water, legal, misfit, hotshot lawyer, cons and scams, disorder, hotel ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.9
 11K
The Toy (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On one of his bratty son Eric's annual visits, the plutocrat U.S. Bates takes him to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor who has made him laugh with his antics. At first the man suffers ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: rich kid, friendship, mischievous children, farce, rich and poor, family problems, youth, social differences, family, toys, spoiled brat, job seeking ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.0
 49K
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: humorous, realistic, funny, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: nothing goes right, disorder, blonde, comedy of errors, journalist, urban, once in a lifetime opportunity, one-night stand, media, race against time, drunken woman, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Inbetweeners 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Neil, Will and Simon receive an invite from Jay to join him in Australia whilst on his gap year, who promises them it’s ”the sex capital of the world”. With their lives now rather dull compared to their hedonistic school days and legendary ...
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, witty, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, youth, friendship, teenage life, holiday, social relations, vacation, road trip, drinking, sarcasm, mentor, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, goofy hero, social misfits, best friends, disorder, partners, buddies, misfit, dumb, high school, obsessive quest, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Inbetweeners Movie (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: High school graduation just wouldn’t be complete without an un-chaperoned, uninhibited and unforgettable final holiday. At least that’s what Will, Jay, Simon and Neil think when they book a two-week stay on an exotic Greek island. As their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, melancholic, touching ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: holiday, vacation, popularity, friendship, adolescence, social awkwardness, looking for sex, coming of age, sexual activity, adolescence vs adulthood, buddies, briton abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 5K
The Grand (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Grand is in the tradition of improvisational comedies like Best In Show and This Is Spinal Tap. The story is set in the world of professional poker and follows six players who reach the final table of the world’s second most famous high stakes ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny, clever ...
Plot: poker, gambling, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, disorder, underdog, rivalry, ambition, drugs/alcohol, cards, gambler, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 45K
City Slickers (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: New York meets the west in this comedy starring Billy Crystal. Three New York business men decide to take a 'Wild West' vacation that turns out to not be the relaxing vacation they had envisioned.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: fish out of water, friendship, adventure, midlife crisis, cowboy, buddies, vacation, radio, cattle drive, unfulfillment, hopes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, new mexico, spain, colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 205K
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, college life, disorder, buddies, lifestyle, starting over, youth, student, student life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.4
 254K
The Dictator (2012)
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: dark humor, absurd, entertaining, humorous, biting ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: dictator, society, death, culture clash, violence, fish out of water, masturbation, oppression, lesbian, greed, vengeance, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: usa, asia, new york, israel, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
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, feel good, not serious, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotshot hero, blind ambition, workplace, farce, disorder, rise to the top, love and romance, workplace situations, boss and employee, ambition, rivalry, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: humorous, not serious, sentimental, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: parenthood, comedy of errors, best friends, nothing goes right, parents and children, couples, disorder, family relations, youth, escapades, couple relations, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 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: stoners, marijuana, nothing goes right, disorder, goofy hero, roommate, comedy of errors, stoned, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, drug use, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 131K
Grown Ups 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small town where he and his friends grew up. This time around, the grown ups are ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, couple relations, small town, social relations, family relations, friends, grownups, adulthood, small town life, buddies, disorder, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, false accusation, goofy hero, nothing goes right, anti heroes, danger, disorder, deadly, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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, buddies, dishonesty, partners, nothing goes right, siblings relations, goofy hero, cons and scams, rivalry, fish out of water, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 69K
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, funny, dark humor, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, college, nothing goes right, youth, young people, college life, birthday, drugs/alcohol, buddies, plan gone awry, disorder, debauchery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Hangover Part III (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This time, there's no wedding. No bachelor party. What could go wrong, right? But when the Wolfpack hits the road, all bets are off.
Style: humorous, dark humor, realistic, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dentist, escapades, nothing goes right, chases and races, disorder, buddies, comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, overbearing, hung over, plan gone awry, irresponsible ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: las vegas, nevada, los angeles, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.3
 1K
Freeloaders (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Slackers who live for free in a rock star's mansion find that their ride on the gravy train is coming to an end with the sale of their pal's residence.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: disorder, friendship, life turned upside down, friends, drugs/alcohol, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, buddies, mansion, party, underwear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 19K
Get a Job (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A recent college graduate and his friends are forced to lower life expectations when they leave school for the real world. Life after college graduation is not exactly going as planned for Will and Jillian who find themselves lost in a sea of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, adolescence vs adulthood, buddies, lifestyle, best friends, career, workplace situations, twentysomething life, job offer, loss of job, money problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Couples Retreat (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: resort, friendship, crumbling marriage, couple relations, island, nothing goes right, farce, couples therapy, marriage, couples, romance, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tahiti, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%