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Dodgeball (2015)
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Dodgeball (2015)
Original name: Vybíjená
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Story: An adaptation of a best-selling novel by Michal Viewegh is a comedy about friendship, fateful loves, beauty and ugliness, alcohol, and the search for human happiness. The plot revolves around three friends - Jeff, Skippy and Tom - whose ups and downs and relationship breakups keep bringing them back to a shared bachelor apartment. Their counterparts in the story are two women - the class beauty Eva, who becomes the object of desire of all three guys in turn, and the ugly Hujerova, whose ironic attitude to herself and life in general gives her the ability to survive in a world that prizes beauty and to find her own path to happiness. - Czech film center
Style: non-linear, humorous, psychological, light, sexy, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: friendship, love, unrequited love, friendship between men, alcohol abuse, midlife crisis, group of friends, sexism, vulgarity, high school teacher, classmate classmate relationship, reunion, sexual desire, 40 year old, multiple narrators, classmate, high school reunion, teacher student relationship, love and romance, society, classmates, christmas, teenager, dog, pregnancy ...
Time: year 1989, 80s
Place: central europe

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Most similar movies to Dodgeball

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, contemplative and unusual plot structure films with plots about friendship, friends, love and romance, restaurant, family relations, couples and youth mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Dodgeball: The D Train (2015), Identity Card (2010), Looking: The Movie (2016), Panic Attack (2017), Perfect Days (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The D Train (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: With his 20th reunion looming, Dan can’t shake his high school insecurities. In a misguided mission to prove he’s changed, Dan rekindles a friendship with the popular guy from his class and is left scrambling to protect more than just his ...
Style: humorous, light, realistic, captivating
Plot: friendship, high school reunion, party, reunion, high school, teenage boy, obsession, midlife crisis, employer employee relationship, eavesdropping, low self esteem, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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95%
 7.5
 968
Identity Card (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Hořká komedie režiséra Ondřeje Trojana Občanský průkaz na motivy stejnojmenné knihy Petra Šabacha sleduje osudy čtveřice dospívajících mladíků, jejich přátel, lásek a rodičů od okamžiku, kdy v patnácti letech dostanou ...
Style: humorous, sincere, contemplative, light, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, group of friends, friendship between boys, teenager, communism, emigration, teenage boy, coming of age, teenage protagonist, communist, friendship, youth ...
Time: 70s
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Very Private Life of Mister Sim (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: François Sim considers himself worthless and he may have good reasons for that. Hasn't he lost his job as well as his wife Caroline? Isn't he unable to relate to Lucy, his teenage daughter? Didn't he, when he was eighteen miss out on ...
Style: psychological, light, humorous, unusual plot structure, feel good ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, divorced man, depression, ex wife, family relations, parents and children, society, love and romance, husband wife relationship, friendship, love, brushing teeth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Looking: The Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Patrick returns to San Francisco for the first time in almost a year to celebrate a momentous event with his old friends. In the process, he must face the unresolved relationships he left behind and make difficult choices about what’s important to ...
Style: light, contemplative, humorous, unusual plot structure, psychological ...
Plot: gay, nightlife, gay marriage, friendship, romance, lgbt, love, gay club, ex lover, group of friends, friendship between men, one night stand ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.1
 1K
Panic Attack (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tragedy meets comedy in seven stories about how our entire world can collapse at any given moment.
Style: tragicomedy, dark humor, non-linear, neurotic, humorous ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, group of friends, multiple storylines, failed expectations, passive aggressive woman, friend, wedding, wedding party, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, party, passive aggressive man, wedding day ...
Place: central europe, poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.2
 197
Perfect Days (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Celebrity hairdresser Erika might seem to have it all: a successful business, her own TV show, stylish modern loft in center of Prague, designer clothes, lots of friends and an ever-loving mother with a housework fixation. However, as Erika reaches ...
Style: humorous, light, contemplative, psychological, captivating
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, secret relationship, domineering mother, midlife crisis, older woman younger man relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, death of mother, mother daughter relationship, female director, butt naked, gay best friend ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Smiles of sad men (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A writer gets into a rehab where he meets a lot of successful men who destroyed their lives with alcohol.
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, humorous, psychological, compassionate ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, rehabilitation, marathon, recovery, family, writers, alcoholic, addiction, drunkenness, friend, female doctor, drunken man ...
Place: europe, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.4
 1K
Ventoux (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of friends reunite after 30 years to climb the Mont Ventoux again. Memories to a happy youth but also new discoveries from the past. One person is not present at the reunion. Why is that? What happened?
Style: captivating, unusual plot structure, feel good, light, contemplative ...
Plot: reunion, friendship, riding a bicycle, loss of friend, mountain, cycling, friends, escapades, female director, rubik's cube, shaving, poetry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 6.3
 37
Lady Luck (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Through their individual trials and turbulence, three strangers are drawn together under one roof.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, light, unusual plot structure, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, love, redemption, relationship problems, family relations, strong female presence, couples, romance, love and romance, oral sex, faith, man in underwear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.8
 41K
Another Round (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.
Style: unusual plot structure, semi serious, ironic, entertaining, thought provoking ...
Plot: drinking alcohol, alcohol abuse, drinking, drunkenness, group of friends, teacher, experiment gone awry, nothing goes right, lifestyle change, new life, binge drinking, meaning of life ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.6
 501
Real Love (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Forbach, East of France, today. Mario, a man without much ambition, except where love is concerned, is back to square one after his wife left home. He now must raise his two adolescent daughters by himself, while going through some sort of a teenage ...
Style: unusual plot structure, contemplative, psychological, light, feel good ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, teenage girl, sister sister relationship, teenager, school, family relations, youth, society, friendship, friends, female director, cigarette smoking ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
One Too Many Mornings (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fischer can't remember the last time he woke up without a hangover. He lives in a church: a real one. Where people baptize, marry, pray and die. It's an ideal situation for a young guy with no aspirations: if he locks up the church, he can ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, psychological ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, church, wedding, friendship, self discovery, reunion, odd couple, buddies, addiction, redemption, beach, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Class Reunion 1.0 (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three former classmates reunite for their 30-year high school reunion.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, light, feel good
Plot: misogyny, midlife crisis, friendship, haunted by the past, meeting, misfit, adulthood, classmate, bullying, friends, human nature, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.3
 206
Donkeys (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alfred is 64. He's lost touch with his family and a threat to his health makes him realise he wants to make amends. The more he tries to do right, the more he does wrong, and as his past comes back to haunt him, he is forced to face up to what ...
Style: humorous, psychological, light, sincere, contemplative
Plot: friendship, mother daughter relationship, death of father, father daughter relationship, single mother, friendship between men, father daughter estrangement, working class, british, terminal illness, mother son relationship, female director ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Butterfly Kisses (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: We follow Jake and his two best friends, Kyle and Jarred through a world distorted by sex and porn. The leader is Kyle – he talks about girls non-stop, Jarred can’t stop cheating on his girlfriend and then there’s Jake, a quiet and shy ...
Style: sexy, humorous, unusual plot structure, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: friendship between boys, friendship, teenage boy, coming of age, teenage girl, youth, couple relations, friends, sex, love, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 589
The Tunnel (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The thirteen survivors of a catastrophe by a tunnel's collapse tries to balance their experience trapped along 15 days inside it with their day-by-day outside it.
Style: captivating, humorous, suspense, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: survival, tunnel, friendship, parents, love, teenager, husband wife relationship, society, friends, youth, danger, injury ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a love interest, and are helped along by their older classmates, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, loss of virginity, first sex, high school, friendship, abortion, teenage love, high school life, unwanted pregnancy, youth, teacher, gay slur ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.8
 114
Life Is Life (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Pedantic policeman Frantisek (Ondrej Vetchý) wants to bring up his three daughters with a firm hand. He would like to see the girls coupled with capable and successful men, but instead they have the talent to find the opposite. Moreover, one of ...
Style: humorous, light, unusual plot structure, psychological, entertaining ...
Plot: parent child relationship, family, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, wedding, parody, domineering father, teenage girl, secret agent, secret agents ...
Time: 21st century
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.2
 73
Mooirivier (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Another first for South Africa's fast growing film industry - A multiple story line ensemble romantic comedy capturing the essence of what love looks like in all it's different shapes and sizes. Mooirivier is a film about relationships, ...
Style: psychological, humorous, contemplative, sexy, touching ...
Plot: friendship, multiple storylines, marriage, love, romance, love affair, love and romance, society, relationships, youth, couples, easter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
A Month of Sundays (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frank Mollard, divorced but still attached, can't move on and also can't sell a house in a property boom, much less connect with his teenage son. One night Frank gets a phone call from his mother. Nothing out of the ordinary there – ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, feel good, psychological, light
Plot: real estate agent, midlife crisis, friendship, old house, australian, family relations, father son relationship, escapades, mother son relationship, reincarnation, misfit, death of mother ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.2
 33K
The Big Chill (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kevin Kline and Glenn Close star as Harold and Sarah Cooper, a couple whose marital troubles are put on hold while they host an unhappy reunion of former college pals gathered for the funeral of one of their own, a suicide victim named Alex. As the ...
Style: talky, realistic, sentimental, witty, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, reunion, regret, midlife crisis, suicide, yuppie, generation gap, cocaine, funeral, group of friends, bittersweet, bat ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 70s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 8.2
 5K
Cosy Dens (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two families, Sebkovi and Krausovi, are celebrating christmas, but not everyone is in a good mood. Teenage kids think their fathers are totaly stupid, fathers are sure their children are nothing more than rebels, hating anything they say. Written by ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, tragicomedy ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, political unrest, teenage life, innocence lost, parents and children, bittersweet, politics, youth, society, generation gap, communism ...
Time: year 1968, 60s, year 1967, 1960s
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.3
 12K
Truman (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Julián receives an unexpected visit in Madrid from his lifelong friend Tomás, who now lives in Canada, the encounter is bittersweet. Diagnosed with terminal cancer, Julián is focused on putting his affairs in order, while Tomás is still ...
Style: tense, contemplative, unusual plot structure, humorous, light
Plot: terminal illness, friendship between men, friendship, friend, fired from the job, one night stand, cancer patient, old friends, old friend, doctor, father son relationship, father son estrangement ...
Time: 2010s
Place: amsterdam, canada, spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 6.1
 9K
Good Kids (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four high school students look to redefine themselves after graduation.
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous, disturbing, sex comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teen sex comedy, student, party, graduation, group of friends, teenage boy, friendship, sexual humor, fish out of water, rivalry, friendship between men, social awkwardness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.5
 232
Maman a tort (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Do we really know our parents? Fourteen-year-old Anouk suddenly discovers another side to her mother during an observation workshop that she carries out in the insurance company where her mother works. An immersion week in the company's adult ...
Style: sincere, contemplative, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, insurance, 14 year old, insurance company, friendship, youth, friends, workplace situations, parents and children, society, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.9
 402
Bromance (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When three friends go on a camping trip in a remote part of Argentina, sexual tensions quickly bubble to the surface. Once in virtual seclusion by the beach, Juli, also camping at the site, quickly recognises that that the boys seem to have a closer ...
Style: sexy, psychological, humorous, light, contemplative ...
Plot: gay, friendship, gay interest, reunion, love triangle, male nudity, youth, love, lgbt, love and romance, videotaping, video camera ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.0
 426
Home Care (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dedicated home care nurse Vlasta attends her whimsical patients in Czech wine country and lives for her husband Lada and her daughter, but one day things change and Vlasta is forced to reach outside of her comfort zone. Drama and gentle humor ...
Style: talky, disturbing, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: alternative medicine, medicine, death, hospital, nurse patient relationship, priest, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, car accident, nurse, doctor, painter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.7
 481
Die Beautiful (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Trisha, a Filipino transgender woman, suddenly dies while being crowned in a beauty pageant. Her last wish was to be presented as a different celebrity on each night of her wake.
Style: lgbt cinema, light, psychological, sincere, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, lgbt, friendship between men, father son relationship, transsexual, gay slur, friend, adopted daughter, brother sister relationship, gay lead character, female impersonator ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.1
 41
Inkognitiv (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based of the classic book with the same name. Marcus and Trand explore their youth together.
Style: captivating, light, psychological, contemplative, sexy ...
Plot: teenage boy, teenage protagonist, sex scene, teenager, 18 year old, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, couple relations, love, couples, romance, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.0
 561
Five Aces (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chris Martin has a problem: his impending marriage. Like any other man about to enter into the holy vows of matrimony, Chris has begun to second guess himself. Is married life what he really wants? While his bride-to-be takes care of the wedding ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, sexual, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: reunion, friends, family relations, thirtysomething life, couples, bittersweet, wedding, friendship, introspection, moral dilemma, love and romance, buddies ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%