Movies like Baywatch 2017

If you like "Baywatch" you are looking for light, feel good and captivating movies about / with lifeguard, drug dealer, beach, 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
 141K
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, feel good, captivating, entertaining, surprise ending, buddy comedy, gross out humor, based on cult tv series
Plot: lifeguard, drug dealer, beach, rookie, chase, police car, disguise, conspiracy, party, crime, sea, yacht, vigilantism, race, dancing, computer cracker, basketball, parody, ocean, drug lord, motorcycle, bodyguard, violence, surfing, investigation ...
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, entertaining and realistic films with plots about chase, pistol, machine gun, hostage, violence, deception and held at gunpoint mostly in Action, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Baywatch: Ride Along 2 (2016), Spy (2015), CHiPS (2017), Game Night (2018), Central Intelligence (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 49K
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, law enforcement, partners against crime, escapades, unlikely partners, partners, disorder, police investigation, undercover cop, car chase, drugs ...
Time: 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, hawaii, tokyo, new orleans, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 22K
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, rescue, workplace situations, ocean, workplace, adventure, workplace romance, heroism, swimming, friendship between women, friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, hawaii, southern california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 214K
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, espionage, female spy, cia, undercover, disguise, partners, misfit partners, escapades, disorder, female agent, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, budapest hungary, europe, rome italy, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 38K
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: sexual, buddy comedy, surprise ending, absurd, humorous ...
Plot: buddy cop, police corruption, police, male nudity, gunfight, car chase, chase, heist, revenge, corruption, addiction, violence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 169K
Game Night (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Max and Annie's weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party -- complete with fake thugs and federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all supposed to be part of the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, twist ending ...
Plot: game, brother brother relationship, neighbor, friends, contests and competitions, group of friends, kidnapping, wife husband relationship, fictional reality show, plan gone wrong, husband wife relationship, board game ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, spy, high school, betrayal, computer cracker, accountant, high school reunion, office, fight scenes ...
Time: year 1996, 2010s, 1990s
Place: maryland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 184K
Fast 8 (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, USA, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, captivating, tense, entertaining ...
Plot: betrayal, car chase, chase, rescue mission, mysterious woman, technology, cars, racing, submarine, fight scenes, family, revenge ...
Time: 2010s
Place: havana cuba, cuba, russia, berlin germany, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 23K
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, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: martial arts, chase, cook, journalist, drug dealer, crimes, witnessing a crime, escapades, chases and races, good versus evil, journalism, master criminal ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: australia, new york, usa, melbourne australia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 241K
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: father daughter relationship, conspiracy, pornography, private detective, alcoholic, party, single father, corruption, murder, investigation, teenage girl, daughter ...
Time: 20th century, year 1977
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
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, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, investigation, gunfight, car chase, undercover, maverick cop, fish out of water, smuggling, damsel in distress, foot chase, verbal byplay, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, detroit, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, santiago chile, uganda, northern england, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 93K
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, not serious, exciting, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: unlikely partners, escapades, partners against crime, wedding preparations and rituals, in-laws, wild ride, loner, respect, proposal, disorder, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, rough, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, betrayal, couples, disorder, law enforcement, crime gone awry, cons and scams, crimes, crime, nothing goes right, chases and races, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 152K
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: fbi, policewoman, misfit partners, friendship, police, police investigation, drug lord, partners against crime, special agents, partners, sarcasm, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 315K
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, witty, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, friendship, parody, undercover, drug dealing, arrest, dimwit, youth, police investigation, high school, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, mexico, new orleans, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: surprise ending
Plot: crime boss, heist, deception, flashback, car chase, nurse, anger, dog, betrayal, street shootout, gangster, shot in the chest ...
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, tough heroes, criminal heroes, chases and races, rivalry, disorder, dishonesty, kidnapping, daring rescue, hostage, heist, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, stupidity, drugs, witnessing a crime, buddies, on the run, nothing goes right, crime, immature, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s, year 1937
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 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: exciting, realistic, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, hijacking, private detective, one man army, cruise, womanizer, ship, terrorist, hostage, crimes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, captivating, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: money, arrest, gambling, nightclub, sex, corruption, police car, driving, police, drugs, cocaine, drinking ...
Time: 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, texas, hong kong, mexico, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 186K
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, greed, ambition, group of criminals, partners, partners in crime, kidnapping, unlikely criminals, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1994, year 1995
Place: miami, florida, usa, mexico, bahamas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, witty, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, heavy metal, crimes, goofy hero, mystery, boss and employee, partners, deadly, law enforcement, destiny ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 473K
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, funny, buddy comedy, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, parody, party, partners against crime, working undercover, high school life, undercover cop, police investigation, buddy cop, misfit partners, popularity, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 2005 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 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: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, culture clash, extradition, on the run, fish out of water, crime, gangsters, police investigation, law enforcement, frame up, society, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, scotland yard, london, scotland, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 349
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: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, on the run, kidnapping, mafia, danger, hitman, manhunt, corruption, murder, accountant, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 81K
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, talky, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: robbery, police, thief, wedding, undercover cop, buddies, law enforcement, financial problem, partners against crime, police investigation, wedding preparations and rituals, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.9
 4K
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: exciting, captivating, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, damsel in distress, hostage, danger, kidnapping, robbery, father daughter relationship, attempted murder, undercover, haunted by the past, thief, conspiracy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: iraq, san diego california, big ben london, washington d.c., tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 26K
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, tense, exciting ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, robbery, police corruption, undercover cop, rescue, father son relationship, police detective, race against time, brutality, murder, car chase ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 45K
Masterminds (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending, absurd ...
Plot: heist, betrayal, armored car, workplace, crime, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: usa, southern usa, mexico, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
An Eye for an Eye (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sean Kane is forced to resign from the San Francisco Police Department's Narcotics Division when he goes berserk after his partner is murdered. He decides to fight alone and follows a trail of drug traffickers into unexpected high places.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, martial arts, vengeance, chase, vigilantism, murder, danger, death, police, fight, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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