Movies like The Boss

If you like "The Boss" you are looking for humorous, absurd and parody movies about / with business, betrayal, women, stereotypes, redemption, adaptation and greed themes of Comedy genre shot in USA.
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The Boss (2016)
 5.4
 47K
The Boss (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A titan of industry is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.
Style: humorous, absurd, parody, sexy, sincere, ridiculous, clever, brutal, unusual plot structure, bad ending ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: business, betrayal, women, stereotypes, redemption, adaptation, greed, stupidity, foul language, fired from the job, mentor, love, catastrophe, prison, gangsters, spy, twists and turns, revenge, violence, family, writers, obsession, fbi, torture, internet ...

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Most similar movies to The Boss

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, melancholic, realistic and funny films with plots about catastrophe, dialogue, first contact, mentor, storytelling, fantasy world and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like The Boss: Get Hard (2015), Why Him? (2016), Tammy (2014), Krippendorf's Tribe (1998), The Campaign (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
 138K
Get Hard (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When obscenely rich hedge-fund manager James is convicted of fraud and sentenced to a stretch in San Quentin, the judge gives him one month to get his affairs in order. Knowing that he won't survive more than a few minutes in prison on his own, ...
Style: funny, humorous, parody, absurd, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dumb, prison, wealth, gang, millionaire, training, teaching the ways of the world, mentor, rags to riches, greed, creativity, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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100%
 6.2
 115K
Why Him? (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A dad forms a bitter rivalry with his daughter's young rich boyfriend.
Style: funny, entertaining, ridiculous, light, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: holiday, awkward situation, billionaire, family, destiny, happy ending, birthday party, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hipster, family relations, christmas, parenthood ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 52K
Tammy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, sentimental, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, on the road, adventure, mentor, escapades, nothing goes right, unemployment, grandmother granddaughter relationship, female protagonist, alcoholic, group sex, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: parody, humorous, funny, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virginity, stupidity, absurdism, family, teenage life, youth, misfit, buddies, looking for sex, disorder, justice, camp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: parody, humorous, clever, stylized, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: hollywood, greed, violence, insanity, culture clash, happy ending, guilt, writers, gangsters, adaptation, life philosophy, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Krippendorf's Tribe (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After squandering his grant money, despondent and recently widowed anthropologist James Krippendorf must produce hard evidence of the existence of a heretofore undiscovered New Guinea tribe. Grass skirts, makeup, and staged rituals transform his ...
Style: humorous, absurd, feel good, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: farce, hoax, expedition, college, dishonesty, cons and scams, comedy of errors, switching roles, nothing goes right, embezzlement, jungle, single parent ...
Time: 18th century, 90s
Place: papua new guinea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 132K
The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: parody, funny, humorous, political, satirical ...
Plot: congressman, politics, farce, satire, election campaign, election, mentor, political corruption, twists and turns, stereotypes, sarcasm, campaigning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 5K
Love Stinks (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A movie about a relationship...that's worse than yours. Seth (Stewart), a sitcom writer-producer, meets Chelsea (Wilson), an interior decorator, at his best friend's (Bellamy) wedding. He's immediately sexually attracted to her while ...
Style: humorous, sexy, feel good, unusual plot structure, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, wedding, marriage, revenge, first contact, destiny, natural disaster, love story, stereotypes, lone hero, culture clash, fantasy world ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 3.8
 5K
Mr. Wrong (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A single and lonely woman finds the seemingly perfect man to date, but soon regrets it when his deranged and possessive other personality emerges and worst still, she cannot convince anyone else of his Jekyll/Hyde true nature.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, sexy, scary ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, battle of the sexes, fall in love, lifestyle, mentally unstable, wooing, couple relations, dangerous attraction, dark humor, wedding, redemption, natural disaster ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 28K
Bio-Dome (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bud and Doyle are two losers who are doing nothing with their lives. Both of their girlfriends are actively involved in saving the environment, but the two friends couldn't care less about saving the Earth. One day, when a group of scientists ...
Style: funny, humorous, bad ending, scary, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stupidity, teenager, slacker, mad scientist, biosphere, environmentalism, fish out of water, friendship between men, farce, death, god, childhood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Big Tease (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Thinking he's competing in Los Angeles' hot Platinum Scissors contest, Scottish hairstylist Crawford (Craig Ferguson) leaves Glasgow with a film crew to capture the event. When he learns he's a mere audience member, Crawford must find ...
Style: talky, humorous, clever, witty, feel good ...
Plot: gay, satire, culture clash, lgbtq, nudity (full frontal - brief), competition, catastrophe, screwball, deadpan, brutality, fantasy world, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, los angeles, california, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hollywood comedian/actor Pauly Shore loses everything: his house, nobody in Hollywood wants to represent him, he moves back home with his mom and is now parking cars at the Comedy Store. Then one night when he's up in his mom's loft, a ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: death, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, dark humor, disorder, nothing goes right, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, ghost, cons and scams, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, paris france, europe, france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Blame It on the Bellboy (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Mike Lawton, Maurice Horton, and Melvin Orton are three men who come to Venice. One of them is a hit man sent to take out a mobster. Another is a lech looking for a little action with a woman he never met, whom he was set up with. And one of them ...
Style: humorous, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, mistaken identity, farce, torture, chase, vengeance, runaway, justice, stereotypes, mentor, gangsters, first contact ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 978
The Alarmist (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young Tommy Hudler decides to become a security systems salesman, and is an instant success. Everything seems to be going great until he discovers there's more to this business and his boss Heinrich than he previously suspected.
Style: humorous, sexy, witty, light, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: satire, dark humor, greed, catastrophe, brutality, crime gone awry, culture clash, alternate reality, adaptation, first contact, murder, lone hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The brutal former heavyweight boxing champion Cleon "Slammin'" Salmon (Duncan), now owner of a Miami restaurant, institutes a competition to see which waiter can earn the most money in one night: the winner stands to gain $10,000, ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, talky, not serious ...
Plot: farce, cooking and food, mentor, chef, boss and employee, workplace, power relations, restaurant, food, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, obnoxious boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: satirical, humorous, light, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, zoo, greed, animals, moral ambiguity, obnoxious boss, father son relationship, workplace intrigue, businessman, sarcasm, marketing, talking animals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 2K
Company Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in the 1960's, a school teacher pretends to be a CIA spy to get his nagging wife off his back. He helps a Russian ballet dancer defect and is then sent to Cuba to locate "Agent X" for the CIA.
Style: humorous, light, funny, satirical, sex comedy ...
Plot: secrets, farce, politics, hidden identity, revolution, political unrest, government agency, amateur detective, spy, satire, espionage, sarcasm ...
Time: 60s
Place: cuba, latin america, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 3K
Sour Grapes (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Richie, a sneaker sole designer, and his cousin Evan, a brain surgeon, are spending this weekend with their girlfriends in Atlantic City. When one of them ends up with a $436,000 jackpot, sour grapes is what results. Even though Richie uses two ...
Style: humorous, intense, semi serious, witty, suspense ...
Plot: gambling, greed, friendship, unlikely friendships, stupidity, casino, dishonesty, partners, nothing goes right, dark humor, change of luck, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, atlantic city, bulgaria, atlantic city new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, talky, funny, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, weed, twins, adventure, mistaken identity, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, brutality, catastrophe, redemption, violence ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brash NYC policeman Officer Gunther Toody is partnered with stiff, by-the-book Officer Francis Muldoon to protect an important mafia witness prior to testifying against orgainzed crime in Brooklyn, all the while dealing with their personal lives, ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, clever, feel good ...
Plot: farce, hitman, reality, disaster, dreams, memory, happy ending, romance, camp, life philosophy, violent, alternate reality ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 28K
Dirty Work (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Unemployed and recently dumped, Mitch and his buddy Sam start a revenge-for-hire business to raise the $50,000 that Sam's father needs to get a heart transplant. The dirty duo brings down a movie theater manager and hires hookers to pose as ...
Style: humorous, funny, talky, melancholic, semi serious ...
Plot: farce, vengeance, redemption, prank, prostitute, dishonesty, underdog, partners, buddies, infidelity, down on your luck, bookies ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Steal Big Steal Little (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ruben and Robby are twin brothers, adopted by Mona, one of the wealthiest - and most eccentric - women in Santa Barbara. Ruben is devoted to Mona, but Robby is more devoted to her money. So when Mona leaves her fortune and estate to Ruben it starts ...
Style: bad ending, harsh, entertaining, clever, visually appealing ...
Plot: lawyer, vengeance, twins, lone hero, hotel, loneliness, radio, justice, corruption, male nudity, crime gone awry, adaptation ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
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Phat Beach (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A hefty homeboy borrows his dad's Mercedes and goes to the beach with his friends for wild sun & fun.
Style: light, semi serious, humorous, emotional, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, beach, hip hop, juvenile delinquency, love and romance, best friends, lifestyle, society, nothing goes right, destiny, high school, cheerleading ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Born in East L.A. (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rudy, an American of Hispanic descent, whose south-of-the-border looks show him no mercy during an immigration raid in a migrant worker factory. As his luck goes, he is caught with neither money nor his ID and is deported to Mexico - without ...
Style: humorous, feel good, parody, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, mistaken identity, deportation, adaptation, farce, adventure, twists and turns, fish out of water, misfit, dishonesty, comedy of errors ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, california, los angeles, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 6K
The Super (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Pesci stars as Louie Kritski, a heartless landlord who has been so negligent in keeping up his ghetto apartment that he is threatened with jail time. The judge gives him another option, which he accepts -- he must live in his rat-infested hell ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, entertaining, political ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, fish out of water, justice, stupidity, misfit, self discovery, parents and children, african american, racial slur, court, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Opportunity Knocks (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Lou are a couple of two-bit con men on the lam from a loan shark. They hide out in someone's house and they hear on the answering machine that (A) the owner of the house is out of the country for a month or two and (B) the housesitter ...
Style: funny, entertaining, light, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: cons and scams, love, friendship, adventure, chase, disorder, comedy of errors, crimes, con artists, house, mistaken identity, heist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.2
 9K
Phat Girlz (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two plus-sized ladies meet the men of their dreams in the most unexpected of ways.
Style: humorous, feel good, inspirational, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: overweight woman, fashion, women, life philosophy, prejudice, friendship, follow your dream, looking for love, self discovery, lifestyle, introspection, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nigeria, africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 55K
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, light, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: one night stand, journalist, disorder, blonde, drunken woman, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, creativity, mentor, stereotypes, stupidity, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: To improve its relations with Muslim countries, the United States government sends comedian Albert Brooks to south Asia to write a report on what makes followers of Islam laugh.
Style: parody, funny, satirical, witty, clever ...
Plot: culture clash, politics, satire, sarcasm, farce, nothing goes right, society, actor's life, stand up comedian, islam, family, paranoia ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, middle east, egypt, new delhi, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 58K
Duplex (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a young couple buys their dream home, they have no idea what the sweet little old lady upstairs is going to put them through!
Style: humorous, stylized, entertaining, funny, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: neighbor neighbor relationship, twists and turns, dark humor, couple relations, cons and scams, old woman, autumn, writers, hitman, life philosophy, weapons, lone hero ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%