Movies like Why Him?

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Why Him? (2016)
 6.2
 111K
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: entertaining, funny, light, ridiculous, humorous, absurd, feel good, sincere, visually appealing, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, awkward situation, billionaire, family, family relations, happy ending, male objectification, birthday party, holiday, hipster, father daughter relationship, father, technology, rivalry, parenthood, dumb, moral ambiguity, stereotypes, foul language, adaptation, daughter, love, christmas, mentor, drone ...
Place: usa, california

Most similar movies to Why Him?

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, feel good and entertaining films with plots about family relations, family, happy ending, dialogue, mentor, adaptation and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Why Him?: Daddy's Home (2015), Grown Ups (2010), Daddy's Home 2 (2017), Neighbors (2014), Fist Fight (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 118K
Daddy's Home (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad ever to his wife's two children, but complications ensue when their freewheeling, freeloading real father arrives, forcing stepdad to compete for the ...
Style: funny, sweet, absurd, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: family, father, children, uninhibited rivalry, parents, stepfather, parenting, kids and family, christmas, divorce, stepfather stepson relationship, rivals ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.9
 247K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, buddy comedy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, friendship, friends, family life, buddies, old friends reunited, family relations, eccentric family, silly humor, disorder, grownups, group of friends ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1978, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 72K
Daddy's Home 2 (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Brad and Dusty must deal with their intrusive fathers during the holidays.
Style: light, funny, captivating, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, father son conflict, holiday, stepfather, ex husband ex wife relationship, stepfather stepson relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, awkward situation, adventure, children, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.3
 306K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: funny, not serious, entertaining, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, fraternity, neighbor neighbor relationship, stupidity, rivalry, plan gone awry, student, friends, party, friendship, manipulation, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 1930s, 70s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.6
 42K
Fist Fight (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When one school teacher gets the other fired, he is challenged to an after-school fight.
Style: buddy movie, funny, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school teacher, high school, teacher, prank, anger, foul language, revenge, bullying, mentor, school, school bully, dumb ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 123K
Bad Moms (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.
Style: buddy comedy, funny, entertaining, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: women, motherhood, family, female friendship, drunken woman, single mother, party, working mom, friendship, divorce, farce, infidelity ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mike and Dave are young, adventurous, fun-loving brothers who tend to get out of control at family gatherings. When their sister Jeanie reveals her Hawaiian wedding plans, the rest of the Stangles insist that the brothers bring respectable dates. ...
Style: funny, absurd, humorous, sex comedy, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pretending to be someone else, wedding, sexual humor, friendship, wedding party, swindle, brother brother relationship, deception, troublemaker, manipulative woman, party, vulgarity ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Office Christmas Party (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When his uptight CEO sister threatens to shut down his branch, the branch manager throws an epic Christmas party in order to land a big client and save the day, but the party gets way out of hand.
Style: funny, absurd, humorous, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: christmas party, wild party, ceo, christmas, stupidity, holiday, workplace, party, cocaine, plan, office, farce ...
Place: chicago illinois, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.3
 152K
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, funny, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, friends, adulthood, family relations, farce, grownups, social relations, silly humor, buddies, disorder, family life, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 46K
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, sincere, funny ...
Plot: business, fired from the job, women, mentor, redemption, stereotypes, adaptation, betrayal, stupidity, greed, foul language, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 21K
The Week Of (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The parents of a soon-to-be married couple make the final preparations for the wedding ceremony.
Style: humorous, light, funny, feel good, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: wedding, family relations, parents and children, happy ending, disorder, friendship, wedding party, doctor, escapades, youth, love and romance, wedding planner ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 94K
Uncle Buck (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As an idle, good-natured bachelor, Uncle Buck is the last person you would think of to watch the kids. However, during a family crisis, he is suddenly left in charge of his nephew and nieces. Unaccustomed to suburban life, fun-loving Uncle Buck soon ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: fish out of water, parents and children, when the parents are away, respect, uncle nephew relationship, mischievous children, siblings relations, child care, golf, family relations, backfire, nanny ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Dad's Christmas Date (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It’s Christmas and the charming city of York, home to Jules, 16 and her Dad, David is decked out ready for the festive season. In many ways, David and Jules’ relationship is no different from that of most fathers and their sixteen-year-old ...
Style: light, sweet, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: holiday, christmas, father daughter relationship, online dating, parents and children, father and daughter, problem solving, single parent, male female relationship, relationships, family, single father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Bad Moms Christmas (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Amy, Kiki and Carla – three under-appreciated and over-burdened women – rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for mothers: Christmas. And if creating a more perfect holiday for their families wasn’t hard enough, they ...
Style: buddy comedy, light, feel good, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: christmas, female friendship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, single parent, single mother, woman, female protagonist, holiday, women, humour, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Johnson Family Vacation (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: AAA can't help the roadside emergency that is the JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION. Even the on-board navigation system has a meltdown on Nate Johnson and his family's cross-country trek to their annual family reunion/grudge match. Reluctantly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, road movie, absurd ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: interracial romance, family relations, on the road, eccentric family, nothing goes right, family life, mischievous children, parents and children, siblings relations, road trip, family, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, missouri, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Christmas Is Canceled (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emma's father and her high school frenemy start dating so she embarks on a mission to break up the happy couple.
Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: christmas, classmate classmate relationship, male female relationship, father daughter relationship, father and daughter, relationship problems, satire, relationships, love and romance, family, family relations, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Penny Pincher! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: François Gautier is stingy! Saving puts the joy, it causes pay sweats. His life is set for the sole purpose of never spend anything. A life that will switch in one day: he falls in love and discovers he has a daughter he did not know existed. ...
Style: feel good, light, sweet, sincere, humorous
Plot: father daughter reunion, miser, greed, daughter, family, parents and children, family relations, dishonesty, lifestyle, male female relationship, social relations, family problems ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
The Christmas Consultant (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Christmas is just around the corner but suburban workaholics Maya Fletcher and her husband Jack are too busy to get into the holiday spirit. As their Christmas to do list grows and deadlines fast approach, holiday spirit is at an all time low. Maya ...
Style: captivating, funny, entertaining, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: planning, holiday, counselor, family relations, christmas, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family, christmas present, christmas eve, family life, family holiday ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Father Christmas Is Back (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Four sisters – Caroline, Joanna, Paulina, and Vicky – reunite for the Christmas Holiday in a Yorkshire mansion. However, their estranged father, James, joins in for the first time since he left the family behind decades prior. The group attempts ...
Style: entertaining, funny, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: christmas, mansion, sister sister relationship, family reunited, father daughter relationship, sisters, family relations, satire, humour, father and daughter, christmas season, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.9
 214
Party Boat (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Party Boat focuses on Max, who is throwing a 25th birthday party for his best friend Kiley. When Max finds out Kiley's boyfriend Greg plans to propose, he embarks on an adventure to win Kiley's heart and throw his greatest party ever.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: male objectification, party, awkward situation, teenager, birthday, young adult, friendship, love, friendship between men, friends, couples, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 470
Mom's Day Away (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A frustrated stay-at-home mom takes a weekend away when her family ignores her over Mother's Day.
Style: funny, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, mother's day, family relations, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, relationship vs career, mother son relationship, relationships, father daughter relationship, agent, motherhood, real estate agent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 53K
Stuck on You (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In Martha's Vineyard, Mass., conjoined twins Walt (Greg Kinnear) and Bob Tenor (Matt Damon) make the best of their handicap by being the fastest grill cooks in town. While outgoing Walt hopes to one day become a famous actor, shy Bob prefers to ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, witty, funny ...
Plot: hollywood, disability, twins, family relations, bully, fall in love, artists and showbiz, love and romance, brother brother relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, siamese twins ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 62K
Holidate (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Fed up with being single on holidays, two strangers agree to be each other's platonic plus-ones all year long, only to catch real feelings along the way.
Style: romantic, feel good, funny, light, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, holiday, dating, happy ending, chance meeting, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic friendship, stereotypes, plan gone awry, santa claus, unlikely couple ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Natale a Beverly Hills (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, christmas, love triangle, male female relationship, family, eccentric family, christmas eve, couple relations, family relations, ex couple relations, christmas spirit, romantic rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Christmas on the Nile (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While a curse chase two brothers in the Nile a father and daughter together with another dysfunctional family aboard a cruise to crash in an adventure full of fun ...
Style: captivating, humorous, funny, light, feel good ...
Plot: misunderstanding, cruise ship, father daughter relationship, multiple storylines, family, curse, father and daughter, dysfunctional family, shipwreck, humour, family relations, adventure ...
Place: rome italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
 6K
The Super (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
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, funny, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, misfit, self discovery, parents and children, african american, racial slur, landlord, culture clash, justice, stupidity, society, switching roles ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 14K
Little Italy (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Former childhood pals Leo and Nikki are attracted to each other as adults—but will their feuding parents' rival pizzerias put a chill on their sizzling romance?
Style: romantic, sincere, atmospheric, touching, light ...
Plot: family, love and romance, rivalry, couple relations, parents and children, contests and competitions, romance, fall in love, family relations, friendship, father son relationship, love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
My Mom is a Character 3 (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Dona Herminia will have to rediscover and reinvent herself because her children are forming new families. This supermom will have to deal with a new life scenario: Marcelina is pregnant and Juliano is getting married.
Style: funny, entertaining, captivating, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: gay son, gay, mother daughter relationship, parents and children, family relations, family life, arranged marriage, mentor, mother son relationship, youth, pregnancy, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 56K
Mousehunt (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Down-on-their luck brothers, Lars and Ernie Smuntz, aren't happy with the crumbling old mansion they inherit... until they discover the estate is worth millions. Before they can cash in, they have to rid the house of it's single, stubborn ...
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: nothing goes right, inheritance, adventure, family relations, mouse, house, disorder, exterminator, animals, factory, chaos, auction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: not serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, parenthood, couples, best friends, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, disorder, friends, escapades, youth, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%