Movies like Why Him?

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Why Him? (2016)
 6.2
 85K
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, stylized, clever ...
Plot: family, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male objectification, awkward situation, billionaire, happy ending, father daughter relationship, dumb, moral ambiguity, technology, christmas, foul language, rivalry, daughter, parenthood, holiday, destiny, revolution, birthday party, tank top, pubic hair, drone, pornography, catastrophe ...
Place: usa, california

Most similar movies to Why Him?

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, idiotic and light films with plots about dialogue, family, family relations, catastrophe, storytelling, mentor and happy ending mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Why Him?: Penny Pincher! (2016), Bad Moms (2016), Daddy's Home (2015), Daddy's Home 2 (2017), The Boss (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Penny Pincher! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fran├žois 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, light, feel good, sweet, sincere
Plot: miser, greed, father daughter relationship, family, family relations, parents and children, father daughter reunion, coworker relationship, happy ending, dishonesty, family problems, social relations ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.2
 95K
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: family, party, parenthood, friendship, divorce, single mother, working mom, motherhood, female friendship, friendship between women, bar, women ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 92K
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, children, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, rival, divorce, husband wife relationship, dumb, uninhibited rivalry, parenthood, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, parents and children, holiday, family dinner, nothing goes right, eccentric family, neighbor, farce, family gatherings, down on your luck, family, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, pretending to be someone else, wedding party, brother brother relationship, deception, swindle, troublemaker, sexual humor, vacation, friendship, stupidity, brothers ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.0
 43K
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: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, father son conflict, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, stepfather, ex husband ex wife relationship, stepfather stepson relationship, family relations, friendship, awkward situation, children ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 37K
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%
 6.0
 203K
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, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: reunion, friendship, vacation, family relations, eccentric family, friends, disorder, family life, lake or river, children, stupidity, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1978
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 5.6
 33K
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, teacher student relationship, prank, school bully, anger, teacher, school, fight scenes, high school, foul language, revenge, dumb ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, sweet, funny, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, christmas, pregnancy, family, nothing goes right, women, happy ending, mother son relationship, father son relationship, secret, party, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.1
 12K
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, feel good, funny, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, parents and children, wedding, friendship, dialogue, happy ending, disorder, youth, love and romance, escapades, doctor
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Life in Pieces (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Comedy about one big happy family and their sometimes awkward, often hilarious and ultimately beautiful milestone moments as told by its various members. Of the three siblings, middle child Matt may have just found his true love, his co-worker, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, uplifting
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, dialogue, friendship, family relations, multiple storylines, youth, siblings relations, lifestyle, family problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.3
 68K
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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, family, eccentric family, looking for love, cruise, celebration, life turned upside down, misfit, actor playing female role, brother sister relationship, siblings relations, quibbling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.9
 19K
Deck the Halls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two neighbors have it out after one of them decorates his house for the holidays so brightly that it can be seen from space.
Style: humorous, feel good, dark humor, light, funny ...
Plot: christmas, holiday, neighbor, family, rivalry, small town, parents and children, social relations, suburbs, couple relations, feud, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, massachusetts, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 256K
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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: party, farce, youth, stupidity, adolescence vs adulthood, neighbor neighbor relationship, fraternity, uninhibited rivalry, family, prank, college, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1971
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: romantic, entertaining, funny, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: fall in love, escapades, love, princess, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, politics, romance, happy ending, power relations, family relations, save the princess, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 57K
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, party, reunion, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, bad temper, female protagonist, sisters, damage, female friendship, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 80K
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, funny, absurd, dark humor, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reunion, parents and children, family relations, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, cheating fiancee, teacher student sex, brother sister incest, drugs/alcohol, uninvited guest, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1984, 2010s
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, goofy hero, social misfits, buddies, best friends, partners, disorder, obsessive quest, dumb, misfit, family, high school ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 46K
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, disorder, factory, exterminator, family, auction, house, chaos, trap, nothing goes right, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 179
Night Shift (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Story: Max loses his job at the plant and to feed his family, is forced to accept an unexpected offer former classmate to work as a stripper. Hiding the new profession from his wife, Ani, Max gets into a lot of amazing and ridiculous situations and end up ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, sincere, funny ...
Plot: male stripper, family relations, welder, husband wife relationship, strip club, buddies, undressing, happy ending, adventure, secrets, family drama, police station
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 32K
Serial (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A catholic French couple sees their life upside down when their four daughters get married to men of different religion and origins.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: racism, interracial relations, verbal byplay, parents and children, family in crisis, family relations, couple relations, sister sister relationship, family gatherings, life turned upside down, society, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Best Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Vadik Volnov (Garik Kharlamov) dies on his own wedding of cannabis overdose and has to prove to God that he is worthy to enter Heaven. During his conversation with God's secretary, Vadik recalls numerous memorable moments of his earthly ...
Style: light, not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: storytelling, heroes, surrealism, family relations, dialogue, friendship, father son relationship, adventure, love and romance
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Cheaper by the Dozen (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Baker brood moves to Chicago after patriarch Tom gets a job coaching football at Northwestern University, forcing his writer wife, Mary, and the couple's 12 children to make a major adjustment. The transition works well until work demands ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, siblings relations, nothing goes right, children, prank, husband wife relationship, aspiring actor, new job, chaos, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental, biblical ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: parenthood, children, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, disorder, parenting, stress, parent child relationship, wife husband relationship, best friends, mischievous children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 96K
Dirty Grandpa (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jason Kelly is one week away from marrying his boss's uber-controlling daughter, putting him on the fast track for a partnership at the law firm. However, when the straight-laced Jason is tricked into driving his foul-mouthed grandfather, Dick, ...
Style: humorous, funny, road movie, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, road trip, elderly, grandparent grandchild relationship, wedding, disorder, golden years, army general, on the road, stereotypes, mentor, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Santa with Muscles (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Penurious but muscle-bound Blake Thorne has made a vast fortune marketing health food and health supplements. He once was a nice fellow, but as his wealth increases, he becomes increasingly self-centered and decadent. One day, he gets in a great ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, awful, road movie ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, amnesia, millionaire, santa claus, orphan, goofy hero, family, vengeance, mischievous children, mistaken identity, fish out of water, rivalry ...
Time: 1990s
Place: california, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 373
The Santa Con (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Small-time con man Nick DeMarco is ordered by his parole officer to take a minimum-wage job as a department store Santa during the holidays...and he hates it. Near the end of his first shift, he hastily promises a young boy, Billy, that Santa will ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, wish come true, family, store, hopes, introspection, moral dilemma, parents and children, siblings relations, estrangement, family problems, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 379K
Home Alone (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, family, holiday, when the parents are away, young heroes, crime gone awry, danger, home alone, neighbor, precocious child, prank ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, illinois, paris france, chicago illinois, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 4K
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, semi serious, feel good, witty, situational comedy ...
Plot: on the road, unemployment, comedy of errors, parents and children, cons and scams, nothing goes right, fish out of water, family relations, disorder, family life, misfit, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, idaho, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%