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They Still Call Me Bruce (1987)
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They Still Call Me Bruce (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bruce Won arrives in America in search of an American G.I. who saved his life in the Korean War. He meets an orphan boy and together they land themselves in a string of outrageous situations. This high-strung farce culminates when a case of mistaken identity leads a gang of thugs to think Bruce is a karate master. They arrange a nationally-televised match which pits our hero against a monstrous brute, and Bruce is beaten to a bloody pulp...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, farce, martial arts, motorcycle gang, friendship, friends, misfit, escapades, disorder, silly humor, fish out of water, goofy hero, dog, dancing, abduction, escape, motorcycle, hostage, blonde, korean war, doctor, hospital, undercover, orphan, african american ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, los angeles, houston texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and cult film films with plots about disorder, farce, silly humor, nudity (full frontal - brief), goofy hero, misfit and catastrophe mostly in Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like They Still Call Me Bruce: Where the #$&% Is Santa? (2008), Ninja Academy (1989), Dumb and Dumber To (2014), Private Resort (1985), Under the Rainbow (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
They Call Me Bruce? (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Get set for all the zany fun in this hilarious comedy about an Asian immigrant that everyone calls "Bruce", because of his resemblance to the legendary Bruce Lee. Bruce unknowingly works as cook for the Mob and is duped into making ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, road movie, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, undercover, gang, culture clash, silly humor, disorder, working undercover, cons and scams, mistaken identity, hidden identity, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, las vegas, new york, chicago illinois, australia ...
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95%
Where the #$&% Is Santa? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the midst of a trip to Finland to find the perfect Christmas gift for his wife, Missy, skateboarding superstar MTV personality Bam Margera is struck by inspiration to find the elusive Santa clause.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: silly humor, disorder, friends, buddies, escapades, farce, prank, christmas, north pole, santa claus, trick, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Ninja Academy (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: "Police Academy" styled film offers its laughs at the expense of students of the obvious school for ninjas.
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: martial arts, secret agents, disorder, academy, escapades, heroes, undercover, goofy hero, master warrior, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, disorder, friends, misfit partners, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, el paso texas, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Private Resort (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jack and his buddy Ben check in at a posh Florida resort, planning to spend every hour in hot pursuit of gorgeous babes. But their plans hit a major detour when they try to bed the wife of a conniving jewel thief. They'll have to outsmart him, ...
Style: not serious, sexy, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: resort, youth, femme fatale, friendship, goofy hero, farce, love and romance, nothing goes right, prank, looking for sex, mistaken identity, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Under the Rainbow (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In World War II era Los Angeles, the manager of the Culver Hotel leaves his nephew in charge for a weekend. The nephew changes the name to the Hotel Rainbow and overbooks with royalty, assassins, secret agents, Japanese tourists, and munchkins (from ...
Style: realistic, feel good, not serious, light, funny ...
Plot: hotel, farce, espionage, disorder, secret agents, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, showbiz, spy, secret service, mistaken identity, assassin ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938
Place: los angeles, california, usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Night Patrol (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The streets of Los Angeles are crawling with weirdos, hookers, peeping toms and perverts. And this time, they're wearing badges! Murray Langston, Linda Blair, Pat Paulsen, Billy Barty, Jaye P. Morgan, Andrew Dice Clay, Pat Morita, Kitten ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police, partners, buddies, law enforcement, hollywood, silly humor, friends, filmmaking, disorder, bad taste humour, lesbian bar, police station ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: parody, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, farce, adventure, switching roles, rebellion, partners, rivalry, buddies, escapades, odd couple, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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 ...
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Plot: farce, ballet, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, dishonesty, siblings relations, fish out of water, cons and scams, misfit, goofy hero, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Midgets Vs. Mascots (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This documentary follows 10 contestants as they compete for 1 million dollars in prize money.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: strong sexual content, rivalry, contests and competitions, disorder, chaos, physical appearance, chaos and mayhem, silly humor, misfit, nudity (full frontal - brief), farce, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: not serious, humorous, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, dumb, goofy hero, best friends, social misfits, disorder, buddies, partners, misfit, high school, obsessive quest, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Big Business (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the 1940s in the small town of Jupiter Hollow, two sets of identical twins are born in the same hospital on the same night. One set to a poor local family and the other to a rich family just passing through. The dizzy nurse on duty accidentally ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, fish out of water, small town, luxury hotel, culture clash, farce, family relations, disorder, small town life, parents and children, working class ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, misfit partners, escapades, disorder, silly humor, friends, buddies, journey, misfit, partners, serial killer, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Stitch in Time (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An accident in the butchers shop leads Norman Pitkin and Mr Grimsdale to the hospital where, after causing the normal ammount of chaos, Pitkin finds Lindy, a little girl who hasn't spoken or smiled since her parents were killed in an aeroplane ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: hospital, heroes, misfit, goofy hero, nothing goes right, orphan, disorder, fish out of water, mistaken identity, silly humor, butcher, doctor ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
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The Hollywood Knights (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, teen sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, gang, prank, drag racing, halloween, coming of age, culture clash, friends, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, hollywood, friendship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, year 1965, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Carey Mahoney and his cohorts have finally graduated from the Police Academy and are about to hit the streets on their first assignment. Question is, are they ready to do battle with a band of graffiti-tagging terrorists? Time will tell, but ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, police station, police academy, commander, crimes, farce, police investigation, disorder, power relations, chaos, misfit, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Wrong Guys (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five former cub scouts have a reunion and go camping on the mountain they never conquered. High jinks ensue due to their childhood enemies and a group of escaped convicts who mistake them for an FBI unit.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, not serious ...
Plot: scout, mountain, mistaken identity, disorder, friendship, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, escaped prisoner, camping, waterfall, squirrel ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Best and the Brightest (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the world of New York City's elite private kindergartens, The Best and the Brightest centers on a fresh-faced young couple, Samantha and Jeff, who have only recently moved into town. The comedy centers on their dawning realization of the ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious
Plot: obsession, farce, disorder, couple relations, kindergarten, hidden identity, mistaken identity, ambition, moral dilemma, parents and children, dishonesty, blind ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Hardly Working (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Jerry Lewis's first film in a decade, he plays Bo Hooper, an unemployed circus clown who can't seem to hold down a job. The film opens with a brief montage of clips from past Lewis movies. He then moves into a succession of jobs that he ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, down on your luck, chaos and mayhem, unemployment, circus, disorder, adventure, starting over, goofy hero, silly humor, stupidity, clown ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Who's Minding the Store? (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Lewis plays Norman Phiffer, a proud man in a humble life, who doesn't know that his girlfriend, Barbara, is heir to the Tuttle Department Store dynasty. Mrs. Tuttle, Barbara's mother, is determined to split the two lovers, and hires ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
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Time: 60s
Place: new york
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37%
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The members of the Lambda Lambda Lambda fraternity travel to Fort Lauderdale for a fraternity conference. They'll have to beat off the attacks of their rival frat, the Alphas, if they want to maintain their self-respect -- and, of course, if ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, splatter ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Walk Like a Man (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a baby, Bobo gets separated from his family during a camping trip. After being raised by wild dogs for twenty years, Bobo is discovered by animal researcher Penny, who brings him back to his family and attempts to teach Bobo how to readjust to ...
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Time: 80s
Place: alaska, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family, rich kid, spoiled brat, friendship, social differences, rich and poor, family problems, youth, toys, mischievous children, farce, job seeking ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the mating grounds where the female penguins wait. The huddled ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
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37%
The Brothers Solomon (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, funny, ironic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Disorderlies (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As not-quite-orderlies who're downright Disorderlies, rap-music favorites The Fat Boys rule. Playing the freewheeling caretakers of the frail Dennison (Hollywood legend Ralph Bellamy), they stir up a comedic culture clash in Palm Beach society ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, talky, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The World of Abbott and Costello (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A compilation of clips from 19 Abbott & Costello features: The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap, In the Navy, Hit the Ice, Who Done It?, Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, Mexican Hayride, Hold That Ghost, Abbott and Costello in the Foreign ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, witty, psychotronic ...
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Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Critical Condition (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Eddie is a con artist. But this time he's framed and comes before a judge. By claiming insanity, he hopes to get off the hook. He manages end up in a hospital for a mental examination. That night, a storm breaks out over New York, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, intense, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Down Dog (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 32 min.
Story: A handsome, carefree yoga instructor has breezed through life, women, and jobs, but when he breaks up with his girlfriend -- who's also his partner at their successful yoga studio -- he's forced to face reality for the first time. A ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: disorder, friends, silly humor, workplace situations, fish out of water, twentysomething life, workplace, buddies, dog, policewoman, business partner, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
License to Drive (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Teenager Les Anderson thinks his life can't get any worse after he flunks his driver's exam, but he's wrong. Even though he didn't receive his license, Les refuses to break his date with the cool Mercedes Lane, and he decides to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%