Movies like Mindhorn

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Mindhorn (2016)
 6.3
 11K
Mindhorn (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A washed up actor who played Mindhorn, a secret agent with a bionic eye, returns to the Isle of Man, the area where his most famous role was set, to help catch a killer.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, surprise ending
Plot: amateur detective, murderer, police investigation, parody, betrayal, conspiracy, mental illness, husband wife relationship, deception, paranoia, foot chase, revenge, fight, serial killer, party, police, motorcycle, investigation, forest, hotel, death, hostage, mental patient, journalist, hospital ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, year 1989
Place: london

Most similar movies to Mindhorn

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, entertaining and surprise ending films with plots about chase, murder, farce, brutality, gun, mentor and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Mindhorn: Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016), Casino Royale (1967), Clockwise (1986), What Men Still Talk About (2011), Baywatch (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An ordinary suburban couple finds it’s not easy keeping up with the Joneses – their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors – especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. “Jones” are covert operatives.
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Plot: spy, espionage, strong female character, neighbor, escape, undercover, rescue, mission, suspicion, jealousy, undercover agent, husband wife relationship ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 27K
Casino Royale (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Sir James Bond is called back out of retirement to stop SMERSH. In order to trick SMERSH, James thinks up the ultimate plan - that every agent will be named 'James Bond'. One of the Bonds, whose real name is Evelyn Tremble is sent to take ...
Style: stylized, humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting ...
Plot: 007, espionage, parody, chase, farce, satire, secret agents, escapades, betrayal, undercover, race against time, femme fatale ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: scotland, england, germany, big ben london, east berlin east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.6
 11K
Clockwise (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An uncompromising British school headmaster finds himself beset by one thing going wrong after another.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: train, chaos, farce, school, race against time, obsession, disorder, power relations, profanity, comedy of errors, teachers and students, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
What Men Still Talk About (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A year later the men are still talking, but this time on the 31st of December and still about the women, football, children, and, of course, about the approaching New Year’s celebration. But what can they do, if their beloved wives and girls are ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: new year's eve, male friendship, male bonding, satire, adultery, gift, infidelity, drunk, husband wife relationship, cell phone, parody, lie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 156K
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, entertaining, feel good, captivating, buddy comedy ...
Plot: lifeguard, beach, chase, rookie, sea, drug dealer, conspiracy, crime, crimes, police car, disguise, party ...
Time: year 2017, 2010s
Place: california, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: He's Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. Jim Carrey is on the case to find the Miami Dolphins' missing mascot and quarterback Dan Marino. He goes eyeball to eyeball with a man-eating shark, stakes out the Miami Dolphins and woos and wows the ...
Style: light, humorous, absurd, not serious, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, investigation, stupidity, pets, dog, goofy hero, search, crimes, save the day, amateur detective, rescue, farce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, miami, florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Cop Shop Babes (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Beer and Satay are two bumbling cops who get transferred to Cop Shop Girls division. Beer is a womanizer and promptly starts dating two girls at a time. Everyone's after Fireball, who blows stuff up.
Style: captivating, humorous, not serious, light
Plot: parody, policewoman, murder, adultery, farce, police detective, master criminal, police, fbi agent, stereotypes, female police officer, stereotype ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Haunted Honeymoon (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan Mystery Theater wants to marry. For the marriage he takes his fiancée home to the castle where he grew up among his eccentric relatives. His uncle decides that he needs to be cured from a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parody, farce, dysfunctional family, couples, family relations, ghost, love and romance, nothing goes right, radio, mental illness, disorder, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 42K
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, surveillance, fbi agent, false identity, arrest ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 112K
Police Academy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, idiotic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police academy, farce, goofy hero, officers and cadets, rookie, recruit, instructor, parody, chase, prank, police, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, israel, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
 5K
Cat Run (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When a sexy, high-end escort holds the key evidence to a scandalous government cover-up, two bumbling young detectives become her unlikely protectors from a ruthless assassin hired to silence her.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: female killer, assassination attempt, femme fatale, private detective, on the run, female spy, uncover truth, woman in danger, crimes, dishonesty, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bulgaria, europe, britain, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 31K
Dragnet (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: LAPD Sgt. Joe Friday -- the equally straight-laced nephew of the famous police sergeant of the same name -- is paired up with a young, freewheeling detective named Pep Streebeck. After investigating some strange robberies at the local zoo and the ...
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: partners, crimes, goofy hero, danger, investigation, parody, working undercover, chase, disguise, undercover, police detective, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 180K
Ted 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he's a person in a court of law.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teddy bear, profanity, buddies, toy comes to life, friends, odd couple, adoption, drugs/alcohol, sperm bank, courthouse, happy ending, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Die, Mommie, Die! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You slipped into my life as easily as vermouth into a glass of gin, purrs reclusive singing star Angela Arden. Arden is not only haunted by a secret, she's treated like dirt by her louse of a husband, her snoopy maid, and her petulant daughter. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, satirical, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, eccentric family, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, parents and children, love affair, parody, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, family relations, infidelity, twin sister ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, spain, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Getting Away with Murder (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the very moralistic college ethics instructor Jack Lambert finds himself living next door to an accused German death camp commander, he takes it upon himself to rid the world of this man.
Style: humorous, witty, dark humor, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, false accusation, investigation, college, vigilantism, crimes, uncover truth, racism, family in danger, disorder, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: massachusetts, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 3K
Hot Pursuit (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Young Danny is following his rich girlfriend's family to the Caribbean. But suddenly he simply must make a chemistry test and cannot go with them. After they have left, he gets a leave from his professor and takes a plane to find them. But he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: chase, adventure, girlfriend, rescue, nothing goes right, romance, high school, friendship, disorder, youth, boat, airport ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Critical Condition (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Eddie is a con artist. But this time he's framed and comes before a judge. By claiming insanity, he hopes to get off the hook. He manages end up in a hospital for a mental examination. That night, a storm breaks out over New York, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, intense, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mistaken identity, fish out of water, hidden identity, nothing goes right, disorder, doctors and patients, mental institution, hospital, doctor, african american, crimes, odd couple ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, tense, humorous, exciting, entertaining ...
Plot: police officer, drug lord, danger, machismo, chase, soldier, murder, brutality, police, police detective, prison fight, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: mexico, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
The Private Eyes (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Don Knotts and Tim Conway star in The Private Eyes, a 1980 comedy about two bumbling detectives solving a murder. It's an impressively incompetent affair. Every ancient joke falls with a muffled thud as Knotts and Conway ham their way through ...
Style: humorous, not serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, murder, heiress, investigation, mystery, police investigation, supernatural, chase, goofy hero, partners against crime, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, england, europe, scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 38K
Stuber (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After crashing his car, a cop who's recovering from eye surgery recruits an Uber driver to help him catch a heroin dealer. The mismatched pair soon find themselves in for a wild day of stakeouts and shootouts as they encounter the city's ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: taxi driver, police officer, investigation, driver, father daughter relationship, murder, danger, partners, friendship, drug lord, crimes, sniper ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bullit & Riper (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic ...
Plot: parody, investigation, murder, friendship, partners against crime, partners, odd couple, law enforcement, disorder, misunderstanding, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 481
Merci Dr Rey! (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young phone-sex addict goes to a therapist who herself has died and a psychotic patient is in her place.
Style: humorous, semi serious, disturbing, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, murder, farce, comedy of errors, parents and children, voyeurism, hidden identity, police investigation, family relations, gay son, love triangle, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Keep an Eye Out (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Police officer's at a station must solve a murder case.
Style: absurd, feel good, humorous, light, captivating ...
Plot: interrogation, police, suspect, police station, suspicion, accidental death, disorder, investigation, eye, oyster, murder suspect, hot dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
The Three Stooges (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While trying to save their childhood orphanage, Moe, Larry and Curly inadvertently stumble into a murder plot and wind up starring in a reality TV show.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, light ...
Plot: farce, escapades, disorder, adventure, buddies, nothing goes right, goofy hero, save the day, betrayal, fish out of water, husband wife relationship, foot chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: not serious, humorous, exciting, ridiculous, absurd ...
Plot: spy, culture clash, stupidity, espionage, danger, farce, parody, betrayal, conspiracy, deception, secret agents, brothers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, northern england, santiago chile, south africa, uganda ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 562K
Ted (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori.
Style: funny, absurd, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teddy bear, odd couple, friends, buddies, friendship, party, marijuana, couple relations, toy comes to life, adulthood, adolescence vs adulthood, objects come to life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2010s, year 1985 ...
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 49K
Masterminds (2016)
Genre: 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, realistic, funny, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: heist, armored car, crime, crimes, workplace, dishonesty, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, workplace situations, armored car robbery, surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: usa, southern usa, mexico, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 52K
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, humorous, funny, exciting, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police, partners against crime, escapades, silly humor, disorder, police investigation, corruption, drugs, gangsters, wedding, chase, party ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, miami, atlanta georgia, hawaii, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, friendship, chase, cia, high school, betrayal, spy, accountant, high school reunion, office, fight scenes, transformation ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, year 1996, 90s, 21st century
Place: maryland, baltimore, boston, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Dzidzio Contrabass (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When three boneheads decide to make an illegal deal, you will wait for the end of the world.
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: mother, countryside, priest, bribe, murder, money, escape, church, hostage, monk, artists and showbiz, rivalry ...
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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