Movies like Baywatch

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Baywatch (2017)
 5.5
 163K
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: buddy comedy, entertaining, light, feel good, captivating, absurd, surprise ending, gross out humor, based on cult tv series, reboot
Plot: lifeguard, beach, sea, rookie, drug dealer, chase, conspiracy, disguise, crimes, crime, saving a life, police car, parody, surfing, teamwork, trainee, drowning, rescue, training, insubordination, disobeying orders, co worker co worker relationship, party, swimming, mockery ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: california, florida

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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 buddy movie films with plots about chase, revenge, gun, violence, punched in the face, pistol and gunfight mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Baywatch: Central Intelligence (2016), CHiPS (2017), Spy (2015), Bad Boys for Life (2020), The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, buddy movie, surprise ending, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, spy, high school reunion, accountant, friendship, bully, martial arts, bodyguard, cia, school, high school, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 2010s, year 1996, 1990s
Place: maryland, baltimore, boston, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 25K
Baywatch (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, sexy, captivating, sexual
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, beach, adventure, rescue, workplace, swimming, workplace situations, workplace romance, heroism, ocean, sea, friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: california, southern california, usa, los angeles, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 43K
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, motorcycle, investigation, heist, undercover agent, chase, corruption, surveillance, false identity, arrest, fbi agent ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 230K
Spy (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, UK, France, Hungary, Germany
Duration: 120 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, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: female spy, secret agents, female agent, espionage, cia, female assassin, undercover, spy, arms dealer, disguise, partners, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rome italy, paris france, langley virginia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Bad Boys for Life (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is now a police inspector and Mike Lowery is in a midlife crisis. They unite again when an Albanian mercenary, whose brother they killed, promises them an important bonus.
Style: buddy comedy, buddy movie, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: police detective, police, police officer, motorcycle gang, drug cartel, tough cop, investigation, sarcasm, friendship between men, danger, tough guy, police officer killed ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: mexico, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Canada, UK, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, humorous, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: bodyguard, hitman, assassin, killer, two man army, car chase, on the run, chase, one against many, criminal, opposites attract, courage ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, manchester, amsterdam, manchester england, geneva switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 347K
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: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, dimwit, undercover cop, friendship, parody, youth, undercover, drug dealing, police investigation, teamwork, farce, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico, new orleans, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 163K
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, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: misfit partners, policewoman, fbi, partners against crime, police investigation, friendship, special agents, sarcasm, women, police, drug lord, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: boston, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, not serious, exciting, ridiculous, absurd ...
Plot: spy, farce, parody, satire, culture clash, stupidity, vulgarity, secret agents, virus, espionage, soccer, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, south africa, santiago chile, northern england, uganda ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 206K
Fast 8 (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, 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, tense, captivating, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: street racing, car, car chase, betrayal, racing, mysterious woman, master criminal, chase, fight, friendship, teamwork, fast car ...
Time: 2010s
Place: havana cuba, new york, manhattan new york city, berlin germany, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 104K
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: buddy comedy, humorous, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: escapades, two man army, partners, law enforcement, police officer, police, disorder, gunfight, car chase, violence, wedding preparations and rituals, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 45K
Shaft (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ’s youth, the legendary ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, colourful, reboot ...
Plot: drug lord, death of friend, gunfight, father son relationship, investigation, fbi, grandfather, african american, sexual humor, revenge, martial arts, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, 2000s, 80s, 90s ...
Place: new york, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 512K
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: buddy comedy, humorous, funny, ridiculous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, parody, working undercover, party, partners against crime, high school life, undercover cop, sarcasm, rookie, undercover, geek, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 282K
The Nice Guys (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, 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, stylized ...
Plot: conspiracy, private detective, pornography, father daughter relationship, party, alcoholic, single father, corruption, murder, investigation, neo noir, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 976
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
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, investigation, drunkenness, swimming, underwater, underwater scene, crime, crimes, surfing, ambulance, sea, muscleman ...
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 54K
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: buddy comedy, buddy movie, humorous, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: partners against crime, law enforcement, police officer, bodyguard, partners, unlikely partners, escapades, disorder, silly humor, police investigation, undercover cop, police ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, miami, hawaii, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Thunder in Paradise (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Terry "Hulk" Hogan stars as R. J. "Hurricane" Spencer who is an ex-Navy S. E. A. L. and confirmed bachelor struggling to make ends meet. In order to save his superboat THUNDER (and ultimately, his business) Spencer is forced into ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: betrayal, mixed martial arts, tough guy, vietnam veteran, satellite, prototype, kidnapping, female bartender, damsel in distress, beaten to death, rescue, gunfight ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: florida, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 208K
Game Night (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
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: entertaining, captivating, exciting, humorous, neo screwball comedy ...
Plot: game, best friends, neighbor, group of friends, kidnapping, board game, friends, escape, plan gone wrong, contests and competitions, investigation, danger ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.4
 19K
The Hard Way (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, police investigation, fish out of water, serial killer, crime, crimes, buddy cop, amateur detective, switching roles, friendship, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 139K
Starsky & Hutch (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Join uptight David Starsky and laid-back Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson as they're paired for the first time as undercover cops. The new partners must overcome their differences to solve an important case with help from street informant Huggy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, undercover, cocaine, parody, police investigation, drug lord, police detective, buddy cop, police officer, crimes, informant, fighting crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 160K
Point Break (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the coastal town of Los Angeles, a gang of bank robbers call themselves The Ex-Presidents commit their crimes while wearing masks of Reagan, Carter, Nixon and Johnson. The F.B.I. believes that the members of the gang could be surfers and send ...
Style: exciting, surprise ending, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: extreme sport, bank robbery, extreme sports, working undercover, gang, special agents, undercover, surfer, fbi, surfing, ex athlete, wave ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, australia, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.8
 245K
The Gentlemen (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A drug lord tries to sell off his highly profitable empire.
Style: stylized, realistic, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: money, marijuana, gangsters, organized crime, gang, crimes, tough guy, swearing, british, drug lord, ambition, gun ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.5
 10K
Action Jackson (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Vengence drives a tough Detroit cop to stay on the trail of a power hungry auto magnate who's systematically eliminating his competition.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, car chase, frame up, nightclub, heroes, assassination, showdown, framed for murder, organized crime, bar fight, maverick cop ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, friendship, stoner, drugs, witnessing a crime, stupidity, drug trip, buddies, on the run, nothing goes right, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s, year 1937
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, humorous, entertaining, idiotic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sorority, college, neighbor, fraternity, weed, party, family, alcohol, marijuana, drugs, drinking alcohol, drinking ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Drillbit Taylor (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three kids hire a low-budget bodyguard to protect them from the playground bully, not realising he is just a homeless beggar and petty thief looking for some easy cash.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, kids, girls' night
Plot: high school, nerd, self defense, teacher, friendship, high school life, homeless, bodyguard, protector, boss, youth, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.4
 17K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, slang, surprise ending
Plot: drug lord, rookie, police, police corruption, danger, criminal gang, organized crime, policewoman, police chase, mercilessness, corrupt cop, crime boss ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Kindergarten Cop (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time protecting the man's young son. Pitted against a class of boisterous ...
Style: light, humorous, sincere, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: fish out of water, mischievous children, working undercover, kindergarten, teacher, undercover, police investigation, hidden identity, disorder, small town, chase, child in peril ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, twentieth century, year 1990 ...
Place: oregon, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.6
 526K
Kick-Ass (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA, China
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a super-hero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: superhero, young heroes, teenage life, heroes, odd, disguise, fighting crime, misfit, lifestyle, youth, crimes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Terminal Exposure (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two beach combing-shutterbugs accidentally capture a murder on film. Now detectives, the boys set out to capture a murderess shot only from behind, with a rose tattoo on her behind. Fun in the sun turns dangerous when they end up shooting bullets ...
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, beach, wet clothes, handcuffed woman, male in bathtub, switchblade, looking at picture, looking at self in mirror, flashback, sex in a bathtub, suitcase full of money, nazi ...
Place: venice beach california, las vegas, california, venice california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%