Movies like Sleepy Heads

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Sleepy Heads (1997)
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Sleepy Heads (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hiro moves from Japan to New York with the dream of becoming a singer-songwriter. Once he meets the lovely Akiko, however, the lives and the lives of his friends Akira and Ken will never be the same.
Plot: dog, martial arts, musician, gang, subway, drugs, stripper, tourist, call girl, guitar, escort service, broadway, japanese woman, strip club, street musician, secret police, clerk, gang leader, undercover cop, cocaine, songwriter, brooklyn bridge, travel agency, lollipop, urination ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, cult film and semi serious films with plots about female nudity, cocaine, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), drugs, disorder and male nudity mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Sleepy Heads: The Treehouse (2014), Soup for One (1982), Meeting Spencer (2011), Hello America (2000), Kinky Kong (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Treehouse (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A 30 year old, delusional, no talent musician kidnaps a girl that he thinks is in love with him and stalks a guy who he believes is a record company scout.
Plot: kidnapping, musician, songwriter, treehouse, arrested development, slacker, heaven, singer, guitar
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 152
Soup for One (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A neurotic young New Yorker believes he has found his perfect match and desperately tries to win her over.
Plot: dream girl, male friendship, female nudity, obsession, friendship between men, single mother, dating, looking for love
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Meeting Spencer (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After a series of Hollywood flops, famed director Harris Chappell (Jeffrey Tambor) returns to New York to relaunch his Broadway career. But Chappell's triumphant comeback begins to spiral out of control into a wild night of comic misadventure ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artists and showbiz, comedy of errors, disorder, nothing goes right, goofy hero, theatre director, broadway, comeback, friendship, society, screwball, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.4
 407
Hello America (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Egypt
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being suspended from the People's Council, Bakhit and Adeela travel to New York at the request of Bakhit's cousin Nawfal who is a wealthy man living with his wife and two kids. Bakhit and Adeela notice the cultural differences as ...
Plot: freedom, fbi, federal bureau of investigation, dog, alcohol, attic, police officer, robbery, bodyguard, cousin cousin relationship, trailer, little boy ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 217
Kinky Kong (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In Manhattan, Seymour is a fast-talking, flatulent, frustrated director of titillation flicks, in search of fame and fortune. With a crudely drawn map, he sets sail for Bone Island, his crew including Fanny, his latest discovery. The island is home ...
Plot: parody, erotica, cross dressing, homosexual, lesbianism, female nudity, lesbian, earthquake
Time: 2000s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 2.8
 21
Tax Season (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man in a three-piece-suit from Cleveland buys the Hollywood tax service for cheap. His first big client accidentally gives him his account ledger with details of his cocaine trafficking. The pair then run around a country club before opening ...
Style: cult film
Plot: taxes, cocaine, smuggling, bookies, cuban, call girl, scam, hollywood, finance, secretary, prostitute, drug dealer ...
Time: 80s
Place: cleveland ohio, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Unfinished Works Of Sean Weathers (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the early-2000s filmmaker Sean Weathers took 3 projects into production which he would not finish (Gangz vs. Cults, The Erotic Adventures of Samson & Delilah and Escape from Bloodbath Island).
Style: cult film
Plot: sex, girl, violence, bare breasts, lust, stylized violence, cynicism, drive in, blood, oral sex, murder, death ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 67K
The Sitter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Noah, is not your typical entertain-the-kids-no-matter-how-boring-it-is kind of sitter. He's reluctant to take a sitting gig; he'd rather, well, be doing anything else, especially if it involves slacking. When Noah is watching the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, harsh, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: nanny, comedy of errors, disorder, youth, nothing goes right, slacker, irresponsible, mischievous children, on the run, escapades, siblings relations, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.9
 418
Weekend Pass (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three rookie sailors who have just completed basic training are out on their first weekend pass. As they hit one bar after another, they soon forget everything the Navy ever taught them.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), nerd, strip club, u.s. navy, beach, infidelity, couples, partners, buddies, gang, womanizer, athlete's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
My Dead Boyfriend (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mary’s life has been defined by a string of temp jobs and a half-hearted attempt to become a writer. But all that changes when she comes home to find her boyfriend dead in front of the TV set. During her misadventures in trying to get rid of his ...
Plot: relationships, death, dog, telephone, dating, band, nightclub, corpse, socks
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mutual Appreciation (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Alan is a musician who leaves a busted-up band for New York, and a new musical voyage. He tries to stay focused and fends off all manner of distractions, including the attraction to his good friend's girlfriend. Film of the ...
Style: touching, humorous, witty, sincere, mumblecore ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, musician, lifestyle, love and romance, musician's life, couple relations, couples, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, partners, human nature, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
30 Girls 30 Days (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A virgin named Fred must win a bet by sleeping with 30 Girls in 30 Days for one million dollars to save his parents business.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: strip club, erection, marijuana, private investigator, cocaine, pistol, caught masturbating, stripper, virgin, threesome, sex doll, sex montage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.7
 64
Evicted (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Micro is the leader of a group of pals who enjoy life to the fullest. Unfortunately, their landlord isn't fond of their shenanigans and they're slated to be evicted. With their time in their apartment coming to a close, the guys plan a ...
Plot: party, punk rocker, apartment, gang, lsd, alcohol, eviction, vietnam war veteran, debauchery, hollywood, speed, homelessness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
French Immersion (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four Anglo-Canadians and a New Yorker find themselves in a two-week long total French immersion program in the fictional, remote town of St-Isidore-du-Coeur-de-Jésus, tucked away somewhere in Northern Quebec. The place is perfect for total ...
Plot: culture clash, strip club, stripper, female nudity, canadian stereotype
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Policewoman in New York (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Texan travels to Rome to hire two police officers to impersonate a mobster's girlfriend and his most ruthless hitman.
Plot: scantily clad female, peeping tom, sex, female removes her clothes, bare breasts, white panties, central park manhattan new york city, cleavage, stock footage, bandit, helicopter, breasts ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Farm Girl in New York (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sam and Matt flee their small mid-western town for New York City, where hot girls roam the streets! After months of trying to pick up ladies and failing miserably, they come up with the idea to hold a fake audition to meet chicks. Hilarity ensues ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, friends, fall in love, audition, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, looking for sex, fish out of water, broadway, looking for love, inspiration, broadway musical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Strapped for Danger (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A very adult comedy heist film from Scorpio Film Releasing!
Plot: gunfight, gay, gay slur, fraternity, kidnapping, male stripper, mockery, strip club, robbery, spanking, gay sex, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Over the Brooklyn Bridge (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A put-upon Jewish deli owner in Brooklyn dreams of getting out from underneath the thumb of his domineering father and his haughty fashion-model girlfriend by buying his own restaurant in midtown Manhattan.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, rabbi, couples, family relations, religions or cults, friends, romance, love and romance, parents and children, family life, loan, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Leader of the Band (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eddie is a down-on-his-luck bar pianist who has just been fired from another job. Desperate for work, he finds a school looking for a leader for its hopelessly incompetent marching band. Somehow, Eddie has to whip these kids into shape in time for ...
Plot: bandleader, field, high school, contest, pianist, musician, dog
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
My Best Friend's Birthday (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: My Best Friend's Birthday is a partially lost black-and-white amateur film. The original cut was about 70 minutes long but due to a fire only 36 minutes of the film survived. It is about Mickey, who has been dumped by his girlfriend, and ...
Style: cult film
Plot: radio station, elvis presley, call girl, cocaine, gay slur, multiple storylines, pub
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 17K
The Beach Bum (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Switzerland, UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An irreverent comedy about the misadventures of Moondog, a rebellious stoner and lovable rogue who lives large.
Style: ironic, feel good, light, humorous, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stoner, alcoholic, buddies, poet, marijuana, adultery, pool party, entertainment, drugs, misadventure, cunnilingus, beach party ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Where's Poppa? (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When New York attorney Gordon Hocheiser meets Louise Callan, the girl of his dreams, he schemes to eliminate his aging, senile mother, even though he promised his late father that he'd always take care of her. He fears that his batty mom's ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, clever, biting, realistic ...
Plot: oedipus complex, incest, rape, family relations, retirement home, old age, caretaker, disorder, looking for love, couples, nursing, courtroom drama ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
TV: The Movie (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A celebration of the ever increasing depravity of television in our society-- it's a channel surfing adventure through the most utterly ridiculous spoofed television programming and commercials.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: satire, media satire, friends, figment, gang, chaos, tv show, disorder, partners, buddies, prank, parody ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Bachelor Night (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a bachelor party and a bachelorette party cross paths in Vegas, only the best man and maid of honor can save their friends from a night of epic "mistakes."
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, epic, offbeat ...
Plot: party, stripper, frame up, sexual relations, singleness, bachelor party, strip club, slumber party, love and romance, master and servant, couples, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Dog Problem (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the film, Solo is a down-on-his-luck writer who is encouraged by his psychiatrist to get a dog. Solo meets his love interest, who he assumes to be a dog owner when meeting her at a dog play park, but dog problems stand in their way.
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic, offbeat
Plot: disorder, romance, writer's life, down on your luck, self discovery, therapy, nothing goes right, friendship, couples, pets, stripper, profanity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Molester Commuter Bus (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 62 min.
Story: When the Groper Train director takes the bus ... From director of Serial Rape-Murderer
Plot: molestation, groping, making love, erotica, japanese woman, heterosexuality, pervert, bus
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 134
Countersex (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An anthology of sex themed stories
Style: anthology, sex comedy
Plot: grandmother, businesswoman, student, professor, married couple, love, musician, cocaine, sunday
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Nympho Diver: G-String Festival (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A once thriving Japanese village is in dire need of young, beautiful ladies to help with diving duties. Times are tough and the current diver is definitely no spring chicken, so the mayor’s son finds some beautiful maidens to fill the position. ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: exploitation, female nudity, erotica, fishing village, japanese woman, scuba diver, festival, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mustard Chocolate (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Story: Tsugumi Rinko can't wait to escape the tedium of high school for the challenges and rewards that accompany life at a fine arts college. She only has two problems: 1) She has few social skills and fewer friends. 2) With less than nine months ...
Plot: japanese girl, sailor uniform, japanese schoolgirl, short skirt, guitar, mini skirt, nerd, art school, school uniform, radio, painting
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 5K
The Super (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Joe Pesci stars as Louie Kritski, a heartless landlord who has been so negligent in keeping up his ghetto apartment that he is threatened with jail time. The judge gives him another option, which he accepts -- he must live in his rat-infested hell ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, misfit, self discovery, parents and children, landlord, racial slur, african american, culture clash, justice, stupidity, society, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%