Movies like Baywatch 2017

If you like "Baywatch" you are looking for light, captivating and entertaining movies about / with lifeguard, beach, drug dealer, rookie, chase, police car and disguise themes of Action, Comedy and Crime genre shot in UK or China.
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Baywatch (2017)
 5.5
 146K
Baywatch (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.
Style: light, captivating, entertaining, feel good, surprise ending, buddy comedy, gross out humor, based on cult tv series
Plot: lifeguard, beach, drug dealer, rookie, chase, police car, disguise, conspiracy, party, crime, sea, yacht, vigilantism, race, dancing, computer cracker, basketball, parody, drug lord, motorcycle, bodyguard, violence, surfing, investigation, death ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, california

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Most similar movies to Baywatch

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, humorous, exciting and realistic films with plots about chase, pistol, machine gun, shot in the chest, deception, murder and shot to death mostly in Action, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Baywatch: CHiPS (2017), Precious Cargo (2016), 21 Jump Street (2012), 22 Jump Street (2014), Ride Along 2 (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
 23K
Baywatch (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Baywatch is an American action drama series about the Los Angeles County Lifeguards who patrol the beaches of Los Angeles County, California, starring David Hasselhoff. The show was canceled after its first season on NBC, but survived and later ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, captivating, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, beach, adventure, rescue, workplace situations, workplace, workplace romance, heroism, swimming, ocean, friendship, friendship between women ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, hawaii, honolulu hawaii, southern california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 39K
CHiPS (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers as they make their rounds on the freeways of Los Angeles.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Plot: buddy cop, police, investigation, heist, undercover agent, chase, corruption, motorcycle, fbi agent, arrest, surveillance, false identity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Precious Cargo (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a botched heist, Eddie a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen who failed him. In order to win back Eddie’s trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems. But when the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, tense, surprise ending
Plot: heist, crime boss, betrayal, danger, thief, gang, diamond, heist gone wrong, gunfight, diamonds, assassin, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 483K
21 Jump Street (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, parody, party, working undercover, partners against crime, high school life, undercover cop, buddy cop, police investigation, misfit partners, popularity, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005, 2010s, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
 324K
22 Jump Street (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, friendship, youth, drug dealing, police investigation, teamwork, partners, misfit partners, partners against crime, working undercover, impersonating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa, mexico, new orleans, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 50K
Ride Along 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: As his wedding day approaches, Ben heads to Miami with his soon-to-be brother-in-law James to bring down a drug dealer who's supplying the dealers of Atlanta with product.
Style: humorous, not serious, buddy comedy, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police, police officer, partners against crime, law enforcement, disorder, partners, escapades, unlikely partners, police investigation, undercover cop, car chase, drugs ...
Time: 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, hawaii, tokyo, new orleans, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Central Intelligence (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, entertaining, absurd, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, cia, friendship, chase, high school, betrayal, spy, office, accountant, high school reunion, fight scenes, transformation ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996, 1990s
Place: maryland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.7
 604
Malibu Rescue (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: When a long list of shenanigans lands Tyler in hot water, he’s forced to suit up and spend his summer training for an elite junior lifeguard program.
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, feel good, surprise ending
Plot: lifeguard, drunkenness, crime, investigation, underwater, swimming, yacht, beach, news report, chase, party, sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.2
 24K
Mr. Nice Guy (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Chinese chef accidentally gets involved with a news reporter who filmed a drug bust that went awry and is now being chased by gangs who are trying to get the video tape.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, chase, crimes, journalist, drug dealer, escapades, karate chop, danger, bravery, assassination attempt, gangs, cook ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: australia, new york, usa, melbourne australia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 246K
The Nice Guys (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.
Style: buddy comedy, entertaining, suspense, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: pornography, father daughter relationship, conspiracy, private detective, party, alcoholic, single father, corruption, murder, investigation, teenage girl, private investigator ...
Time: year 1977, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 216K
Spy (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK, France, Hungary, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.
Style: humorous, funny, exciting, entertaining, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret agents, female spy, espionage, cia, undercover, female agent, undercover agent, disguise, partners, misfit partners, escapades, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, langley virginia, washington d.c., paris france, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, absurd, tense ...
Plot: spy, culture clash, stupidity, espionage, danger, farce, parody, conspiracy, betrayal, deception, brothers, vulgarity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, south africa, santiago chile, uganda, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.2
 96K
Ride Along (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For the past two years, high-school security guard Ben has been trying to show decorated APD detective James that he's more than just a video-game junkie who's unworthy of James' sister, Angela. When Ben finally gets accepted into the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, buddy comedy, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: partners, law enforcement, police officer, police, escapades, disorder, two man army, gunfight, car chase, violence, wedding preparations and rituals, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 155K
The Heat (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence--and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: policewoman, fbi, misfit partners, police investigation, friendship, sarcasm, police, drug lord, partners against crime, women, partners, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
 7K
7 Seconds (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, tough heroes, chases and races, criminal heroes, dishonesty, disorder, rivalry, kidnapping, one man army, daring rescue, hostage, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Pineapple Express (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, friendship, witnessing a crime, stupidity, drugs, buddies, on the run, nothing goes right, crime, immature, stoner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1937, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 10K
Bait (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Landing in jail for a petty theft crime, Alvin finds himself sharing a cell with John Jaster, the incarcerated half of the pair of high-tech thieves responsible for the missing gold. His partner, Bristol, is still at large. Alvin wants only to get ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bait, nothing goes right, going straight, cons and scams, law enforcement, rivalry, crime gone awry, betrayal, prison, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 190K
Pain & Gain (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Daniel Lugo, manager of the Sun Gym in 1990s Miami, decides that there is only one way to achieve his version of the American dream: extortion. To achieve his goal, he recruits musclemen Paul and Adrian as accomplices. After several failed attempts, ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, semi serious, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american dream, friends, athlete's life, crime, ambition, group of criminals, partners, stupidity, kidnapping, greed, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1995, year 1994
Place: miami, florida, usa, mexico, bahamas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 6.5
 9K
City Hunter (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Extremely silly comedy about a self-indulgent private investigator who winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food.
Style: humorous, exciting, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hijacking, one man army, cruise, ship, womanizer, private detective, hostage, terrorist, heroes, hostages, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 82K
Cop Out (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detectives Jimmy and Paul, despite nine years as partners, can still sometimes seem like polar opposites – especially when Paul's unpredictable antics get them suspended without pay. Already strapped for cash and trying to pay for his ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, talky, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: robbery, police, thief, undercover cop, wedding, law enforcement, buddies, partners against crime, financial problem, police investigation, wedding preparations and rituals, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.1
 5K
SuperFly (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Career criminal Youngblood Priest wants out of the Atlanta drug scene, but as he ramps up sales, one little slip up threatens to bring the whole operation down before he can make his exit.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: money, nightclub, arrest, gambling, sex, corruption, police, driving, drugs, cocaine, deception, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, texas, hong kong, mexico, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend's murder. But soon, he realizes he's stumbled onto something much more complicated. Bungling rookie ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, witty, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gunfight, police, investigation, car chase, maverick cop, undercover, fish out of water, smuggling, damsel in distress, foot chase, verbal byplay, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, california, detroit, los angeles, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 5K
Brannigan (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jim Brannigan is sent to London to bring back an American mobster who is being held for extradition but when he arrives he has been kidnapped which was set up by his lawyer. Brannigan in his American Irish way brings American law to the people of ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, culture clash, extradition, fish out of water, on the run, crime, gangsters, police investigation, misfit, society, odd couple, rebellion ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland yard, london, scotland, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5.3
 351
Quick (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A female assassin named "Quick" is hired to bring in a Mafia accountant, who is under police protection. Double crossed by the mafia, she takes her hostage to California to retrieve $3M that he took before running. The mafia and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, on the run, kidnapping, mafia, hitman, danger, manhunt, accountant, femme fatale, corruption, murder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.9
 5K
The Saint (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: International master thief, Simon Templar, also known as The Saint, is asked by a desperate rich man to find his kidnapped daughter. However, in addition to evading the authorities, Simon must face a dangerous adversary from his past.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, hostage, undercover, haunted by the past, robbery, kidnapping, conspiracy, spy, father daughter relationship, car chase, attempted murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: moscow russia, san diego california, big ben london, iraq, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 27K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, police corruption, robbery, undercover cop, rescue, brutality, police detective, father son relationship, race against time, corruption, betrayal ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ford "Mr. Rock n' Roll Detective" Fairlane is experiencing problems, and it's not with the opposite sex. One of them is that all the rock stars pay him with drum sticks, koala bears, food processors and bicycle shorts. Another ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, heavy metal, law enforcement, mystery, show business, boss and employee, goofy hero, crimes, partners, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 122K
Let's Be Cops (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted “heroes” get tangled in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: investigation, impersonating a police officer, partners against crime, party, mistaken identity, fighting crime, disorder, partners, corruption, male friendship, gang member, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Point of Impact (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Davis is a tough, outspoken cop who finds himself wrongly accused for the death of a fellow agent by the depraved and power hungry chief of Miami Customs, Martin Cullen. Disgraced and dismissed, Jack swears revenge and goes to work for Roberto ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loss of partner, danger, bodyguard, revenge, death, cuban, extramarital affair, obsessive quest, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, track down ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: miami, cuba, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.
Style: suspense, intense, exciting, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: false accusation of murder, conspiracy, corruption, assassination, military, vigilante, gunfight, loner, survival, opium, drug smuggling, mother daughter estrangement ...
Time: 2010s
Place: alabama, afghanistan, washington d.c., new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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