Movies like The Book of Caleb

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The Book of Caleb (2008)
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The Book of Caleb (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A comfortable underachiever and serial prankster, in the midst of their quarter life crisis, reunite against childhood enemies in a contemporary suburban epic.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, friendship, true love, friends, misfit, love and romance, best friends, social misfits, youth, fall in love, rivalry, society, suburbs, coming of age, silly humor, homecoming, buddies, uninhibited rivalry, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, disorder, robin hood, beer, immaturity, college dropout ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Book of Caleb

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about friends, buddies, friendship, youth, disorder, lifestyle and misfit mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like The Book of Caleb: The Outcasts (2017), Hollidaysburg (2014), A Beer Tale (2012), Splinterheads (2009), Happy Birthday, Harris Malden (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, misfit, society, teenage life, high school, vengeance, disorder, coming of age, prank, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
Hollidaysburg (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home for Thanksgiving break after their first semester at college, five friends discover just how much things change (and don't) after high school.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, youth, friends, homecoming, college, society, small town life, small town, bus trip, getting home, thanksgiving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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67%
 4.3
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A Beer Tale (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A coming of age romantic comedy centered around the lives of twin brothers Luke and Corey Frankenstein in the pivotal months following college graduation. Orphaned at the age of five, the brothers inherited their family brewery and were left in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: coming of age, family business, family relations, twins, youth, love and romance, beer, rivalry, couples, friendship, fall in love, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Splinterheads (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: SPLINTERHEADS introduces Thomas Middleditch as Justin Frost, a twenty-something slacker whose “thing” is that he has no “thing” at all. When a small-time carnival rolls into town, he meets Galaxy (Rachael Taylor), a gorgeous con artist, or ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: carnival, friends, buddies, love and romance, lifestyle, young lovers, fall in love, love triangle, dishonesty, youth, farce, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Happy Birthday, Harris Malden (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Harris Malden wears his insecurity on his face in a curious disguise for everyone to see. No one in the neighborhood, not even his best friend Paul or his brother Melvin, has the heart to tell him how ridiculous he looks with the thick black line ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: birthday, friendship, family relations, friends, society, lifestyle, physical appearance, misfit, party, couples, love, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
That's What She Said (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Longtime best friends Bebe and DeeDee are both wrestling with love. Bebe has met someone new and is in the exuberant phase of a budding romance. DeeDee is trying to move on from someone she can’t forget – mostly in destructive ways. As Bebe ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: city life, best friends, best friend, disorder, hung over, nothing goes right, lifestyle, twentysomething life, friends, singleness, strong female presence, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.6
 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, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, family relations, coming of age, friendship, disorder, silly humor, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, firefighter, buddies, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.6
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Life's a Beach (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Darren gets stood up on the day of his wedding and uses his vacation tickets with his best friend, RJ, to spend his "honeymoon" at a Club Med-style resort.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, couples, disorder, friends, fall in love, lifestyle, youth, beach, island, looking for sex, buddies, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 7.1
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Box Elder (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Box elder bugs are loud, scary looking, and dependent on group swarming. Yet, they're also completely harmless and extremely passive aggressive. Using this metaphor to address a generation that thinks big, talks fast, and threatens to change ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, coming of age, misfit, couples, youth, power relations, disagreement, friends, lifestyle, love and romance, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
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We the Party (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, five high-school friends deal with romance, money, prom, college, sex, bullies, Facebook, fitting in, standing out, and finding themselves.
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, high school, dating, prom, teenage love, youth, hip hop, society, lifestyle, coming of age, friends, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 1K
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, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, americana, disorder, unemployment, dark humor, buddies, friends, partners, desire for fame, small town, ambition, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 4K
Cavemen (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "Cavemen" is a comedic film with a slight edge of drama revolving around the lives of somewhat single, somewhat unemployed guys living in a warehouse converted to living quarters in the 'Arts District' of Downtown Los Angeles, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light
Plot: friends, singleness, lifestyle, buddies, love and romance, looking for love, life philosophy, male female relationship, transformation, womanizer, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
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The Yank (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tom Murphy, a middle-aged Irish-American man from Cleveland, travels to Ireland for his best friend’s wedding and to find the perfect woman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: friends, family relations, culture clash, love and romance, romance, buddies, fall in love, parents and children, disorder, bar fight
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, usa, ohio, dublin ireland, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
37%
 4.4
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The Graduates (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four friends head to Senior Week in Ocean City, Maryland, to celebrate high school graduation.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sex comedy
Plot: beach, satire, teenage love, teenage life, looking for love, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, young lovers, youth, buddies, nothing goes right, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Campus Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: School... there is the popular crowd. Teachers favor some students over others. Because of this, Violet decides to start a school paper, which exposes many embarrassing secrets of popular kids who think they run the campus.
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, teenage love, social relations, coming of age, friendship, suburbs, social misfits, best friends, misfit partners, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
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The Kid & I (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Aaron Roman (Gores) is a teenager with cerebral palsy who dreams of starring in a big-time action movie. When his father (Mantegna) grants Aaron his wish for his 18th birthday, he experiences the reality a bit hard to manage.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, semi autobiographical ...
Plot: hollywood, friendship, nothing goes right, partners, disability, buddies, odd couple, artists and showbiz, good versus evil, youth, teenage life, wish come true ...
Time: contemporary, year 2005, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ 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, teenage life, youth, buddies, friends, disorder, hip hop, sexual content, silly humor, girl, party, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, stylized ...
Plot: friends, buddies, misfit, society, love and romance, lifestyle, social misfits, suburbs, fall in love, city life, emotional abuse, mental breakdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Authors Anonymous (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers accept Hannah into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success. Can these lovable misfits achieve their artistic dreams and avoid killing one another in the process?
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: overnight success, rivalry, writer's life, follow your dream, misfit, ambition, couples, friendship, blind ambition, uninhibited rivalry, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
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Cruisin' (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Comedy - Devin Begley, Destiny Monique, Amanda Nix, Liana Mendoza, Noel Gugliemi
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: friendship, couple relations, society, buddies, life turned upside down, social differences, disorder, nightlife, fight, friends, rap, car ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
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Lou! (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Lou, a creative and dreamy 12-year-old girl, lives alone with her mother in an orange building with tons of little balconies that give access to the roof. Mina has been her best friend since kindergarten, and Lou has been in love with Tristan, one ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, youth, single parent, fall in love, neighbor, friendship, couples, best friends, strong female presence, singleness, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.5
 477
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: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: best friends, buddies, nothing goes right, social misfits, drug dealing, crimes, partners, misfit, society, friends, disorder, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Growing Up and Other Lies (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After living for years as a struggling artist in New York City, Jake is calling it quits and returning home to Ohio. On his last day in the city, he persuades his three oldest friends – Billy, Rocks and Gunderson – to help him retrace their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, on the road, best friends, buddies, cause and meaning, romance, family relations, getting home, painter, adolescence vs adulthood, friends, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sharp as Marbles (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Albert isn't the brightest bulb on the block. But that's okay, he's got his best friends, George and Ernie to help him out. Only problem, they're just as dumb as he is.
Style: not serious, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, friends, youth, misfit, buddies, friendship, fish out of water, odd couple, silly humor, goofy hero, nothing goes right, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In The Secret Lives of Dorks, Payton (Gaelan Connell) is a pathetic dork, a comic book geek whose high school career is one hopeless faux pas after another. Yet he's a dreamer and madly in love with the head cheerleader Carrie (Riley Voelkel), ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, high school, win over, wooing, youth, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, social relations, social misfits, high school life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Where's the Party Yaar? (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is based on Sunil Thakkar's own experiences running and throwing parties for the Music Masala radio station, and having to discriminate between "Fresh off the Boat" Indians and the more fashionable, hip, Americanized Indians. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, disorder, love and romance, lifestyle, fish out of water, teenage love, odd couple, culture clash, college, party, prediction, hindu ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, india, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 2.5
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Stonerville (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Troy "Slam" Slamsky loses his girl, love makes a wake-up call and he finds success in the world of online advertising with some hysterical twists on an old theme. Finding a new love who understands his vision sets Slam free to do what ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, parody
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, couples, friendship, sexual content, youth, buddies, lifestyle, ambition, love and romance, romance, filmmaking, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 2K
Harold (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager with an early onset of male-pattern baldness befriends his high school's janitor.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, loser, teenage life, teenage love, youth, lifestyle, society, social misfits, misfit, high school life, adolescence vs adulthood, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%