Movies like The Brothers Grimsby

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The Brothers Grimsby
Original name: Grimsby
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
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, realistic, absurd, idiotic, funny, ridiculous, clever, melancholic ...
Plot: parody, farce, spy, espionage, stupidity, secret agents, on the run, assassin, brutality, culture clash, chases and races, undercover, dumb, disorder, danger, soccer, vulgarity, siblings relations, sarcasm, escapades, weapons, mentor, brothers, catastrophe, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, uganda, northern england, santiago chile, south africa

Most similar movies to The Brothers Grimsby

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, clever and absurd films with plots about catastrophe, storytelling, mentor, dialogue, brutality, adaptation and culture clash mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Brothers Grimsby: Johnny English (2003), Spy (2015), Get Smart (2008), Johnny English Reborn (2011), Barely Lethal (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.2
 127K
Johnny English
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rowan plays the eponymous lead character in a spoof spy thriller. During the course of the story we follow our hero as he attempts to single-handedly save the country from falling into the hands of a despot.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: parody, farce, espionage, spy, secret service, chase, comedy of errors, secret agents, spies, british, surveillance, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   80%
 
 7.0
 206K
Spy
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
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, entertaining, funny, exciting, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, female spy, secret agents, undercover, female agent, partners, weapons, surveillance, betrayal, cia, undercover agent, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, budapest hungary, langley virginia, washington d.c., paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   86%
 
 6.5
 184K
Get Smart
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the identities of secret agents from Control are compromised, the Chief promotes hapless but eager analyst Maxwell Smart and teams him with stylish, capable Agent 99, the only spy whose cover remains intact. Can they work together to thwart the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, spy, parody, secret service, betrayal, surveillance, chase, secret agents, spies, heroic mission, escapades, weapons ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, russia, usa, moscow russia, chechnya ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   71%
 
Johnny English Reborn
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The most prominent heads of state in the world begin gathering for a conference that could have a major impact on global politics. When MI-7 receives word that the Chinese premier has become the target of some high-powered killers, it falls on ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: espionage, parody, farce, secret service, spy, assassin, assassination attempt, chase, comedy of errors, goofy hero, betrayal, spies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, asia, hong kong, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   67%
 
 5.4
 16K
Barely Lethal
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 16-year-old international assassin yearning for a "normal" adolescence fakes her own death and enrolls as a senior in a suburban high school. She quickly learns that being popular can be more painful than getting water-boarded.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenager, assassin, drugs/alcohol, hidden identity, teenagers, secret agents, cheerleading, coming of age, espionage, arms dealer, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chechnya, moscow russia, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: spy, secret government organization, agent, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, whispering, condom, bald man, resurrection, branding, parachute, mission, zero gravity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, europe, england, washington d.c., big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   52%
 
 5.6
 42K
Bad Company
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a Harvard-educated CIA agent is killed during an operation, the secret agency recruits his twin brother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, espionage, cia, kidnapping, culture clash, odd couple, fish out of water, nuclear bomb, spy, misfit partners, secret agents, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, europe, usa, los angeles, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
 3.5
 10K
Delta Farce
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military, farce, buddies, soldier, lame, dumb, iraq war, village, military life, stupidity, weapons, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   49%
 
Ali G Indahouse
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ali G unwittingly becomes a pawn in the evil Chancellor's plot to overthrow the Prime Minister of Great Britain. However, instead of bringing the Prime Minister down, Ali is embraced by the nation as the voice of youth and 'realness', ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, farce, stupidity, campaign, drugs/alcohol, world politics, ambition, parody, violence, dishonesty, dumb, irreverent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   54%
 
 6.0
 7K
Yellowbeard
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim's Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, adventure, parody, treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, swashbuckler, sword fight, irreverent, buddies, pirate, monty python ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
Austin Powers in Goldmember
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The world's most shagadelic spy continues his fight against Dr. Evil. This time, the diabolical doctor and his clone, Mini-Me, team up with a new foe -- '70s kingpin Goldmember. While pursuing the team of villains to stop them from world ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: parody, spy, time travel, gold, father son relationship, hip hop, laser, helicopter, good versus evil, undercover, goofy hero, spies ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 70s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: belgium, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
Kingsman: The Secret Service
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bloody, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, mentor, espionage, violence, british, murder, torture, assassin, blood, revenge, betrayal, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, kentucky, tower bridge london, mcdonald's restaurant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
 6.4
 241K
The Dictator
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, biting ...
Plot: farce, culture clash, prejudice, stupidity, world, male nudity, parody, mistaken identity, death, sarcasm, torture, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: new york, israel, usa, middle east, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
Undercover Brother
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Afro-American organization, the B.R.O.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D., is in permanent fight against a white organization "The Man" defending the values of the black people in North America. When the Afro-American candidate Gen. Warren Boutwell ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, realistic ...
Plot: parody, undercover, secret agents, stereotypes, spy, heroic mission, crimes, conspiracy, danger, sarcasm, farce, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
 5.4
 45K
I Spy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, spy, parody, master villain, car chase, spies, secret agents, secret service, lame, adventure, chase, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, monte carlo, budapest hungary, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When diabolical genius, Dr. Evil travels back in time to steal superspy Austin Powers's ‘mojo’, Austin must return to the swingin' '60s himself – with the help of American agent, Felicity Shagwell – to stop the dastardly plan. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, exciting, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: parody, spy, time travel, cloning, chase, undercover, good versus evil, spies, goofy hero, dumb, stupidity, master villain ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 1960s, year 1969 ...
Place: london, big ben london, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   39%
 
 5.3
 33K
Spy Hard
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, witty, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, farce, spy, secret service, goofy hero, airplane, master criminal, spies, james bond spoof, master villain, stupidity, lame ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
 5.8
 47K
Hudson Hawk
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eddie Hawkins, called Hudson Hawk has just been released from ten years of prison and is planning to spend the rest of his life honestly. But then the crazy Mayflower couple blackmail him to steal some of the works of Leonardo da Vinci. If he ...
Style: humorous, surreal, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: heist, adventure, crime, crime gone awry, parody, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, buddies, fight scenes, vatican, leonardo da vinci ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
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OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Secret agent OSS 117 foils Nazis, beds local beauties, and brings peace to the Middle East.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, absurd ...
Plot: farce, parody, french, adventure, spy, goofy hero, spies, nazi, master villain, secrets, irreverent, weapons ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: egypt, france, europe, middle east, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aussie adventurer Steve Irwin aka The Crocodile Hunter has avoided the death-roll and nabbed another feisty croc, hoping to save it from poachers. What Steve doesn't know is that the crocodile has innocently swallowed a top secret US satellite ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: espionage, family, adventure, adventurer, comedy of errors, dangerous animal, dialogue, spiders, animals, secret agents, spies, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a mysterious criminal organization plans to use nuclear weapons and technology to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and Soviet Union. CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin are ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Plot: spy, cold war, espionage, nuclear bomb, chase, culture clash, betrayal, cia, torture, car chase, conspiracy, assassin ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1963
Place: germany, usa, rome italy, berlin germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
 5.8
 131K
Brüno
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Flamboyantly gay Austrian television reporter Bruno stirs up trouble with unsuspecting guests and large crowds through brutally frank interviews and painfully hilarious public displays of homosexuality.
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, biting, realistic ...
Plot: gay, culture clash, fashion, male nudity, homosexuality, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, pornography, adoption, stereotypes, fame, irreverent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, usa, middle east, los angeles, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
 6.3
 165K
Knight and Day
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: chase, spy, car chase, espionage, cia, secret service, gunfight, arms dealer, motorcycle, assassin, secret agents, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, spain, europe, usa, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
Strange Wilderness
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With the ratings dropping for a wilderness-themed TV show, two animal fans go to the Andes in search of Bigfoot.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stupidity, nothing goes right, farce, adventure, buddies, marijuana, redemption, obsessive quest, friendship, parody, pornography, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, ecuador, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
 5.5
 39K
MacGruber
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-special operative MacGruber (Forte) is called back into action to take down his archenemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Kilmer), who's in possession of a nuclear warhead and bent on destroying Washington, DC.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, male nudity, strong sexual content, uninhibited rivalry, stupidity, heroic mission, revenge, violence, chases and races, weapons, dumb, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., south dakota, salt lake city utah, siberia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
30 Minutes or Less
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, heist, bank robbery, verbal byplay, buddies, race against time, unlikely criminals, foul language, crime, dialogue, weed, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
 4.2
 6K
The Stupids
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An incredibly dull-witted family unknowingly stumble upon an illegal weapons deal while on the trail of their "stolen" garbage.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, offbeat, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: stupidity, conspiracy theory, nothing goes right, anti heroes, chase, goofy hero, arms dealing, dumb, family, weapons, disorder, lame ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
 6.4
 39K
Spies Like Us
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, chase, cold war, farce, adventure, mistaken identity, secret service, on the road, fish out of water, spies, parody ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, afghanistan, russia, asia, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   33%
 
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Having satisfied their urge for White Castle, Harold and Kumar jump on a plane to catch up with Harold's love interest, who's headed for the Netherlands. But the pair must change their plans when Kumar is accused of being a terrorist. Rob ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: marijuana, stupidity, politics, on the road, drugs, male nudity, nothing goes right, weed, road trip, stereotypes, prejudice, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alabama, cuba, florida, texas, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
Keeping Up with the Joneses
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: entertaining, funny, humorous, sexy, absurd ...
Plot: spy, espionage, assassin, arms dealer, spies, betrayal, culture clash, violence, hotel, secrets, secret service, catastrophe ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
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