Movies like Why Him?

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Why Him? (2016)
 6.2
 90K
Why Him? (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Cambodia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A dad forms a bitter rivalry with his daughter's young rich boyfriend.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, idiotic, light, absurd, bad ending, melancholic, harsh, ridiculous ...
Plot: family, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, billionaire, male objectification, awkward situation, father daughter relationship, happy ending, dumb, moral ambiguity, technology, foul language, rivalry, christmas, daughter, birthday party, pubic hair, tank top, drone, parenthood, holiday, destiny, pornography, catastrophe, internet ...
Place: usa, california

Most similar movies to Why Him?

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out funny, humorous, idiotic and entertaining films with plots about dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, adaptation, culture clash and vengeance mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Romance genres. Some movies like Why Him?: Daddy's Home (2015), Penny Pincher! (2016), Fist Fight (2017), Grown Ups (2010), Office Christmas Party (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
 97K
Daddy's Home (2015)
Genre: Comedy
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, absurd, humorous, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: kids
Plot: family, father, divorce, uninhibited rivalry, children, parenthood, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, rival, culture clash, manipulation, husband wife relationship ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, sincere, sweet, feel good, light
Plot: greed, family, parents and children, family relations, father daughter reunion, miser, family problems, dishonesty, lifestyle, male female relationship, social relations, happy ending ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 35K
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: funny, idiotic, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school teacher, anger, prank, school bully, high school, teacher, school, fight scenes, foul language, revenge, dumb, bullying ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 208K
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, entertaining, idiotic, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: reunion, vacation, friendship, family relations, eccentric family, family life, friends, disorder, children, lake or river, stupidity, arrow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, 2010s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Office Christmas Party (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, India
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, humorous, entertaining, light, absurd ...
Plot: christmas party, stupidity, office, plan, ceo, wild party, workplace, brother sister relationship, party, debauchery, mayhem, fired ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
 101K
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: humorous, funny, entertaining, touching, buddy comedy ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: party, family, female friendship, parenthood, friendship, divorce, working mom, single mother, friendship between women, motherhood, prank, women ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 39K
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: funny, humorous, absurd, sincere, awful ...
Plot: business, quitting a job, women, mentor, redemption, stereotypes, adaptation, betrayal, unlikely friendships, stupidity, greed, parody ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sorority moves in next door to the home of Mac and Kelly Radner who have a young child. The Radner's enlist their former nemeses from the fraternity to help battle the raucous sisters.
Style: funny, sexy, absurd, idiotic, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, sorority, neighbor, party, family, alcohol, fraternity, weed, male nudity, marijuana, drinking, propaganda ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016)
Genre: Adventure, 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, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wedding, vacation, pretending to be someone else, wedding party, brother brother relationship, deception, swindle, sexual humor, troublemaker, friendship, party, manipulative woman ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.3
 263K
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: humorous, funny, absurd, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: party, neighbor neighbor relationship, stupidity, farce, youth, fraternity, adolescence vs adulthood, uninhibited rivalry, prank, rivalry, college, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1971
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 59K
Sisters (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two disconnected sisters are summoned to clean out their childhood bedrooms before their parents sell their family home.
Style: humorous, cynical, witty, buddy comedy, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: childhood home, family relations, reunion, party, sister sister relationship, bad temper, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, female friendship, damage, sisters, foul language ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.3
 70K
Jack and Jill (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jack Sadelstein, a successful advertising executive in Los Angeles with a beautiful wife and kids, dreads one event each year: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister Jill. Jill's neediness and passive-aggressiveness is maddening to Jack, ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, family, looking for love, eccentric family, misfit, life turned upside down, cruise, thanksgiving, celebration, quibbling, actor playing female role, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 5K
Moving (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Arlo accepts what seems to him to be a dream promotion to Idaho. He soon discovers, however, that moving has its own share of problems.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, semi serious, situational comedy ...
Plot: unemployment, on the road, disorder, fish out of water, nothing goes right, cons and scams, parents and children, family relations, friends, family life, comedy of errors, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: idaho, new jersey, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, parents and children, family dinner, neighbor, nothing goes right, eccentric family, farce, family gatherings, down on your luck, yuppie, vacation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 14K
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: family relations, parents and children, disorder, dialogue, friendship, wedding, happy ending, escapades, love and romance, youth, doctor
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: humorous, funny, idiotic, light, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, teenage life, buddies, looking for sex, misfit, youth, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 48K
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: feel good, humorous, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, father son conflict, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, stepfather stepson relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, stepfather, awkward situation, family relations, friendship, children ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Special Correspondents (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A radio journalist and his technician get in over their heads when they hatch a scheme to fake their own kidnapping during a rebel uprising in South America and hide out in New York instead.
Style: funny, satirical, entertaining, humorous, light ...
Plot: reporter, radio broadcast, runaway, dialogue, storytelling, life philosophy, stereotypes, conspiracy, writers, marriage, journalism, kidnapping ...
Place: new york, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.4
 47K
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: humorous, feel good, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: inheritance, mouse, nothing goes right, family relations, disorder, adventure, exterminator, auction, factory, chaos, house, family ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Worst Christmas of My Life (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Paolo needs to reach the castle of Alberto Caccia, where he was invited to spend Christmas with his family and Margherita, the ninth month of pregnancy. With them there will also be blessed, daughter of Alberto and childhood friend of Margherita, ...
Style: captivating, funny, sweet, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, christmas, family, nothing goes right, couple relations, romance, adventure, women, family problems, secret, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 5K
The Super (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 84 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, not serious, realistic, funny, comic ...
Plot: self discovery, disorder, dishonesty, urban, misfit, society, parents and children, city life, switching roles, fish out of water, family relations, slum ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 49K
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: twins, hollywood, love, family relations, fall in love, love and romance, brother brother relationship, disability, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex, actor, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, massachusetts, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Death at a Funeral (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and Aaron's successful younger brother, Ryan, flies in from New ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Plot: farce, death, eccentric family, dwarf, siblings relations, couple relations, family relations, dishonesty, family problems, disorder, death in the family, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Unlikely Prince (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A princess has to pretend to be in love with a rude and ignorant boy to obtein success among her citizens.
Style: light, romantic, funny, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: love, princess, escapades, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romance, politics, adventure, state affairs, family, parents and children, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 75K
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, kids, teens
Plot: fish out of water, respect, mischievous children, parents and children, siblings relations, when the parents are away, child care, golf, uncle nephew relationship, tire, childhood, happy ending ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 35K
Cedar Rapids (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: hotel, insurance, friendship, social awkwardness, goofy hero, friends, buddies, disorder, fish out of water, misfit, drinking, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin, iowa, las vegas, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 82K
That's My Boy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's ...
Style: humorous, absurd, dark humor, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reunion, parents and children, family relations, disorder, cheating fiancee, uninvited guest, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, teacher student sex, stripper, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1984, 2010s, 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.6
 1K
Live Virgin (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When your father is a pornographer, what can you do to shock him? If you're Katrina Bartalotti, you announce that you're going to lose your virginity -- live on the Internet, for the whole world to see.
Style: sexual, cynical, biting, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: voyeurism, media, parents and children, artists and showbiz, media satire, family relations, rebelliousness, high school, teenage life, youth, virginity, internet ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.9
 40K
Vegas Vacation (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Griswold family hits the road again for a typically ill-fated vacation, this time to the glitzy mecca of slots and showgirls—Las Vegas.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, obsession, casino, farce, family relations, parents and children, nothing goes right, teenage life, dysfunctional family, desert, on the road, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 284K
The Interview (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the celebrity tabloid show "Skylark Tonight". When they land an interview with a surprise fan, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, they are recruited by the CIA to turn their trip to ...
Style: absurd, humorous, exciting, not serious, topical humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination attempt, undercover, journalism, cia, farce, buddies, head of state, coup d'etat, assassination plot, top secret, drugs/alcohol, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north korea, asia, korea, usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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