Movies like Why Him?

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Why Him? (2016)
 6.2
 88K
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, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male objectification, billionaire, awkward situation, happy ending, father daughter relationship, dumb, moral ambiguity, technology, foul language, christmas, rivalry, daughter, parenthood, holiday, destiny, birthday party, pubic hair, tank top, drone, 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 absurd films with plots about dialogue, family, mentor, catastrophe, adaptation, storytelling and vengeance mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Why Him?: Penny Pincher! (2016), Daddy's Home (2015), Office Christmas Party (2016), The Boss (2016), Bad Moms (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, sweet, feel good, light, sincere
Plot: miser, greed, father daughter relationship, parents and children, family relations, family, father daughter reunion, dishonesty, family problems, social relations, lifestyle, happy ending ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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, divorce, uninhibited rivalry, parenthood, culture clash, children, manipulation, rival, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, wild party, office, brother sister relationship, debauchery, workplace, mayhem, plan, ceo, fired, creativity, stupidity ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.4
 38K
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%
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 6.2
 99K
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, female friendship, friendship between women, motherhood, women, prank ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, party, neighbor, sorority, family, alcohol, fraternity, weed, male nudity, marijuana, propaganda, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, wedding party, pretending to be someone else, brother brother relationship, deception, friendship, sexual humor, troublemaker, swindle, stupidity, brothers ...
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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: party, farce, neighbor neighbor relationship, fraternity, youth, stupidity, adolescence vs adulthood, uninhibited rivalry, family, prank, college, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1971
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 34K
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, prank, school bully, anger, teacher, school, fight scenes, high school, foul language, revenge, dumb, bullying ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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, friendship, vacation, family relations, eccentric family, friends, disorder, children, family life, stupidity, lake or river, foul language ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1978
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, family, eccentric family, looking for love, celebration, life turned upside down, misfit, actor playing female role, brother sister relationship, quibbling, cruise, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, nothing goes right, eccentric family, neighbor, farce, family gatherings, down on your luck, family, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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 ⇓
43%
 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, semi serious, feel good, witty, situational comedy ...
Plot: on the road, unemployment, parents and children, comedy of errors, cons and scams, nothing goes right, fish out of water, family relations, disorder, family life, misfit, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: idaho, new jersey, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, buddies, teenage life, looking for sex, misfit, youth, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 47K
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, family relations, friendship, awkward situation, children ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
38%
 5.1
 13K
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: light, humorous, feel good, funny, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, parents and children, happy ending, disorder, friendship, wedding, dialogue, escapades, love and romance, youth, doctor
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: light, feel good, humorous, funny, uplifting
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, dialogue, multiple storylines, friendship, youth, lifestyle, siblings relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family problems
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, sentimental, realistic, biblical ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: parenthood, children, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, disorder, stress, parenting, parent child relationship, wife husband relationship, best friends, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Plot: farce, death, dwarf, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol, death in the family, murder, family gatherings, family problems, family relations, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: fish out of water, urban, dishonesty, slum, disorder, switching roles, self discovery, parents and children, city life, misfit, society, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reunion, parents and children, family relations, disorder, cheating fiancee, teacher student sex, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, uninvited guest, brother sister incest, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1984, 80s
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: light, captivating, funny, sweet
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, christmas, family, nothing goes right, couple relations, romance, adventure, father son relationship, mother son relationship, mother daughter relationship, women ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ⇓
34%
 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, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, cia, undercover, farce, journalism, buddies, coup d'etat, head of state, assassination plot, top secret, comedy of errors, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north korea, asia, korea, usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Brothers Solomon (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, pregnancy, masturbation, coma, goofy hero, odd couple, sibling relationship, arctic, jealousy, siblings relations, misfit, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The original 70's TV family is now placed in the 1990's, where they're even more square and out of place than ever.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: house, race against time, fish out of water, parents and children, danger, supermarket, heroes, love and romance, suburbs, rivalry, society, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, funny, entertaining, romantic
Audience: family outing
Plot: escapades, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, fall in love, princess, politics, romance, ambition, misfit, lifestyle, happy ending, save the princess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 20K
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 ⇓
32%
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