Movies like American Beer

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American Beer (1996)
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American Beer (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four young Canadian men are out on a road trip when their car breaks down in the middle of nowhere. They each go their own way in search of a needed alternator, but along the way, each one experiences an unexpectedly memorable adventure...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: bar, heist, on the road, friends, misfit, partners, obsessive quest, farce, buddies, disorder, nothing goes right, americana, misfit partners, adolescence vs adulthood, road trip, tourist, beer, trailer
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: california, canada

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Most similar movies to American Beer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and not serious films with plots about friends, disorder, buddies, partners, nothing goes right, misfit and on the road mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like American Beer: Southbound Heist (2011), Heaven Before I Die (1997), Duct Tape Forever (2002), Sherman's Way (2008), Fubar: Balls to the Wall (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Trailer Park Boys Xmas Special (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 57 min.
Story: In this holiday prequel, it’s 1997 and Sunnyvale Trailer Park is getting ready for the holiday season. Julian’s got a great idea to make money this Christmas, Ricky gets confused between God and Santa, and Bubbles tries to get the Boys together ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: nothing goes right, petty criminal, friends, life is a bitch, buddies, misfit, holiday, society, disorder, social misfits, white trash, christmas
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Southbound Heist (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chaz and his friends take a road trip after discovering his landlord's plot to kill the creator of the Showboy magazine. Chaz must choose between his beloved magazines, his best friends, the girl of his dreams, or saving an innocent man's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: friends, buddies, on the road, moral dilemma, slacker, road trip, magazine, garage, convention, bar
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Heaven Before I Die (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jacob's feet are so turned out that he walks like Charlie Chaplin. He is different because of that and decides to emigrate from Palestine to Canada, where "everyone is equal". There everybody treats him kindly, and a thief ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: self discovery, heist, oracle, friends, disability, friendship, farce, love and romance, immigrants, criminal heroes, crimes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Duct Tape Forever (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil land baron's limo falls into a sinkhole outside Possum Lodge, lodge leader Red Green is ordered to pay the baron $10,000 or lose his beloved lodge forever. Red considers various money-making schemes concocted by his buddies, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, rivalry, contests and competitions, partners, nothing goes right, ambition, farce, save the day, journey, contest, debt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Sherman's Way (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eccentric Olympic has-been who prefers leisure to work, finds himself stuck with a rigid pre-law Yale student with no time for wasting time. Between skinny-dipping and stealing cars, this odd-couple learn from each other that balance is the key ...
Style: witty, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: couples, friends, disorder, youth, unlikely couple, odd couple, nothing goes right, lifestyle, introspection, small town, eccentric family, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Fubar: Balls to the Wall (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Terry and Dean head north to make sweet cash in the oil patch.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heavy metal culture, friendship, eviction, profanity, buddies, misfit, workplace, friends, drugs/alcohol, partners, nothing goes right, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Noobz (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four friends hit the road to LA to compete in the Cyberbowl Video Game Championship, but will they be able to compete with the worst hangovers of their lives?
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddies, on the road, computers and web, obsessive quest, contests and competitions, rivalry, adventure, misfit partners, friends, video game, gamer, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Adventures of Serial Buddies (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gregory is a devout Catholic who wants to kill evil people in order to grant them safe passage to heaven, Gary is an assembly worker at a trophy shop who wants to kill potential trophy winners, Graham is Gary's intern who will do anything to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, silly humor, escapades, misfit partners, disorder, buddies, friends, journey, graphic violence, misfit, partners, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Pretty Bird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of ...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, humorous, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: disorder, americana, friendship, unemployment, partners, friends, buddies, desire for fame, obsessive quest, society, profanity, experimenting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, realistic, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: farce, adventure, journalism, misfit, dishonesty, heroes, cons and scams, media, disorder, partners, friends, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, middle east, europe, iraq, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Killer Bud (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After losing another job, two idiots embark on an adventure of mythic proportion: to acquire "Feed Bags," the discontinued entire-meal-in-a-bag, to impress their two equally dim-witted dates. When the only convenience store in town that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Plot: best friends, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, society, drug dealing, partners, misfit, crimes, social misfits, friends, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Rolling Kansas (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends go on a journey to a secret marijuana forest in Kansas.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: marijuana, friendship, on the road, stoners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, buddies, farce, disorder, road trip, drug abuse, screwball ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kansas, texas, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Would I Lie to You 3 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eddie, Dov, Yvan et les autres… Nos chaleureux amis ont migré du Sentier moribond à la banlieue florissante d’Aubervilliers… Là où les vieux entrepreneurs juifs ont laissé le terrain à de jeunes grossistes chinois courageux et ...
Style: realistic, humorous
Plot: friendship, misfit, disorder, friends, religions or cults, fish out of water, comedy of errors, fall in love, love and romance, nothing goes right, society, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, asia, china, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Living Wake (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: “The Living Wake” is a dark comedy set in a timeless storybook universe. Self-proclaimed artist and genius, K. Roth Binew, has one day to live. He has enlisted his best and only friend, Mills Joquin, to take him around on a bicycle powered ...
Style: dark humor, witty, sentimental, realistic, clever ...
Plot: lifestyle, odd couple, partners, nothing goes right, friends, buddies, last wish, disorder, misfit partners, redemption, one last chance, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Pink Angels (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Six rough and tumble motor cyclists meet at the side of an empty highway to plan their adventurous excursion cycling to Los Angeles. The burly bunch are Michael (John Alderman), David (Tom Basham), Henry (Bob Bihiller), Arnold (Bruce Kimbal), Eddie ...
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: transvestism, on the road, biker, police, gays and lesbians, crimes, lifestyle, disorder, friends, gender, misfit, gang ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Erkan & Stefan (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Editor Eckernförde has come into the possession of an audiocassette that contains a recording of the last minutes of deceased politician Uwe Barschel. The circumstances of his untimely death have never been completely resolved - until now. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: bodyguard, chase, obsessive quest, buddies, nothing goes right, goofy hero, disorder, partners, escapades, sarcasm, sexual content, political intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, germany, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Freebird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Rock and Roll Road Movie Comedy set in Wales
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: gang, buddies, nothing goes right, motorcycle chase, on the road, drugs/alcohol, disorder, drug dealing, countryside, crimes, escapades, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: buddy comedy, humorous, not serious, road movie, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, farce, road trip, prank, silly humor, friends, disorder, goofy hero, misfit partners, escapades, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island, el paso texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
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The Dope (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alphonse Brown, who firmly believes he is the bastard son of James Brown, meets up with his best friend Scotch after Brown gets out of jail. On their way to Paris to begin careers as recording artists, the pair stumbles across a potent type of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: drug dealing, partners, crimes, friends, drugs/alcohol, disorder, silly humor, chases and races, buddies, chase, nothing goes right, misfit partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Three Stooges Go Around the World in a Daze (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Phileas Fogg III, great grandson of the original Phileas Fogg, accepts a bet to duplicate his great grandfather's famous trip around the world in response to a challenge made by Randolph Stuart III, the descendant of the original Fogg's ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: three stooges, disorder, power relations, silly humor, world spanning, dishonesty, friends, farce, on the road, frame up, master and servant, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: honolulu hawaii, canada, tokyo, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Mystics (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy about two old-time conmen who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead.
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, realistic
Plot: elderly, cons and scams, nothing goes right, crimes, partners, golden years, buddies, seance, scam, gangsters, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, hip hop, gangsters, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, odd couple, crimes, cons and scams, heist, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The King of Idiots (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Chile
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A comedy that follows a naive taxi driver (Quercia) who is duped by most of his fares.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, offbeat
Plot: life turned upside down, nothing goes right, love and romance, social misfits, buddies, misfit, stolen money, taxi driver, taxi, disorder, sexual content, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america, santiago de chile, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Trailer Park Boys: Live at the North Pole (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bubbles and the other boys get a letter from a TPB fan club president in Minneapolis, Minnesota to do a live show at the State Theatre for Christmas. Ricky goes along with it to make nice with Santa Jesus God after a rough-up the previous year, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: buddies, friends, disorder, misfit, crimes, society, christmas, show, life is a bitch, social misfits
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Who's Minding the Mint? (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bumbling government employee accidentally destroys a small fortune and decides to break into the US Mint to replace it, but before long everyone wants a slice of the action - and the money.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: safecracker, heist, mute or deaf, buddies, crimes, workplace, misfit, partners, disorder, friends, dishonesty, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Moroccan Gigolos (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, Belgium
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story follows three young men who are willing to do anything to reach their dreams, even to prostitute themselves to gain money for the bussines they want. They obviously get themselves into trouble and various funny situations.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light
Audience: date night
Plot: prostitute, comedy of errors, ambition, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, race against time, sex worker, chases and races, friendship between men, blind ambition, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Back by Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store robbery to spruce up the prison's faculties.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating
Plot: prison, criminal heroes, odd couple, prison life, cons and scams, fish out of water, heist, nothing goes right, buddies, misfit, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Drawing Flies (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Donner and his roomates are out of money and about to get evicted from their home. So as a diversion from their situation, he invites them to his father's cabin in the Canadian wilderness. They all go along, but soon learn that there's no ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, suspense, talky ...
Plot: self discovery, sasquatch, friends, obsessive quest, partners, wilderness, twentysomething life, silly humor, monologue, campfire, bigfoot, lost in the woods ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: farce, ballet, buddies, nothing goes right, dishonesty, partners, goofy hero, rivalry, misfit, fish out of water, siblings relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
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Deadhead Miles (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alan Arkin, dressed like a sea captain, aimlessly sails the American highways in his 18 wheeler mumbling manic, southern accented non sequiturs; carnivalizing roadside stops and happenstance towns while out-wierding cops and weigh stations with his ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, surreal
Plot: taxi, on the road, truck driver, friends, car chase, black market, workplace situations, chase, partners, chases and races, buddies, murderous pair ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%