Movies like The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

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The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)
 5.9
 67K
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After breaking up with his longtime stage partner, a famous but jaded Vegas magician fights for relevance when a new, "hip" street magician appears on the scene.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, absurd, ridiculous, entertaining, bad ending, fairy tale, clever ...
Plot: magic, friendship, performer's life, hypnosis, partners, ambition, hopes, artists and showbiz, crumbling relationship, glory, comeback, lifestyle, disorder, sleazy, rivalry, performance, showbiz, worn out, owner, uninhibited rivalry, oldtimer, loud, wizards and magicians, mentor, ego clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1982
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa

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Most similar movies to The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, clever and absurd films with plots about disorder, mentor, catastrophe, brutality, dialogue, storytelling and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Incredible Burt Wonderstone: Blades of Glory (2007), The Grand (2007), Oh, God! You Devil (1984), Black Knight (2001), Dumb and Dumber To (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 146K
Blades of Glory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a much-publicized ice-skating scandal strips them of their gold medals, two world-class athletes skirt their way back onto the ice via a loophole that allows them to compete together as a pairs team.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, sport, farce, competition, comeback, coach, sex addict, friendship, nervous breakdown, championship, lifestyle, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, north korea, montreal quebec canada, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 5K
The Grand (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Grand is in the tradition of improvisational comedies like Best In Show and This Is Spinal Tap. The story is set in the world of professional poker and follows six players who reach the final table of the world’s second most famous high stakes ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny, clever ...
Plot: poker, gambling, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, disorder, underdog, rivalry, cards, drugs/alcohol, gambler, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Oh, God! You Devil (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: George Burns is back as God, but oops, here he is as Satan, too. A young rock star is ready to sell his soul to Satan, and Satan is all too happy to oblige. Oops! Seems the fellow was watched over by God as a baby, so now the almighty and his ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: deal with the devil, rivalry, disorder, musician's life, supernatural, religions or cults, artists and showbiz, imaginary, switching roles, miraculous event, hopes, belief in god ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.8
 35K
Black Knight (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin Lawrence plays Jamal, an employee in Medieval World amusement park. After sustaining a blow to the head, he awakens to find himself in 14th century England.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, knight, fish out of water, castle, misfit, adventure, king, palaces castles and temples, save the kingdom, save the princess, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary, 14th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, connecticut, usa, dungeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20 years after the dimwits set out on their first adventure, they head out in search of one of their long lost children in the hope of gaining a new kidney.
Style: road movie, humorous, realistic, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, prank, misfit partners, escapades, buddies, partners, disorder, odd couple, misfit, fish out of water, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cross country, usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 88K
Vacation (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, a grown up Rusty Griswold takes his wife and their two sons on a cross-country road trip to the coolest theme park in America, Walley World. Needless ...
Style: humorous, road movie, funny, idiotic, not serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, road trip, on the road, nothing goes right, vacation, parents and children, family relations, family problems, family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, grand canyon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: mouse, friendship, corporate world, idiot, taxidermy, misfit, farce, social misfits, goofy hero, plan gone awry, guest, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Desperate Acts of Magic (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician competes in an international magic competition where he goes head to head with a female street magician he has fallen in love with. This film shows great magic performed by a cast of professional magicians. Like a great musical where the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: follow your dream, fall in love, love and romance, unlikely couple, hopes, foe turned friend, contests and competitions, wizards and magicians, couples, ambition, birthday party, escape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Master of Disguise (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sweet-natured Italian waiter named Pistachio Disguisey at his father Fabbrizio's restaurant, who happens to be a member of a family with supernatural skills of disguise. But moments later the patriarch of the Disguisey family is kidnapped ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, idiotic, awful ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, family, adventure, heroes, escapades, nothing goes right, confined, goofy hero, heroic mission, master villain, supernatural ability, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.4
 102K
Rat Race (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an ensemble film about easy money, greed, manipulation and bad driving, a Las Vegas casino tycoon entertains his wealthiest high rollers -- a group that will bet on anything -- by pitting six ordinary people against each other in a wild dash for ...
Style: road movie, humorous, exciting, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: chase, contests and competitions, road trip, treasure hunt, escapades, partners, bet, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, money, millionaire, race ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, las vegas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Rapture-Palooza (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two teens battle their way through a religious apocalypse on a mission to defeat the Antichrist.
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, dark humor, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, good versus evil, danger, youth, heroes, partners, disorder, friends, chaos, survival, young heroes, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
 47K
The Cobbler (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Max Simkin repairs shoes in the same New York shop that has been in his family for generations. Disenchanted with the grind of daily life, Max stumbles upon a magical heirloom that allows him to step into the lives of his customers and see the world ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, entertaining, uplifting, touching ...
Plot: switching roles, supernatural ability, disorder, workplace, lone hero, family business, down on your luck, justice, mother son relationship, fish out of water, shoemaker, lifestyle change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
 5K
Magicians (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of rivaling stage magicians are forced to confront their falling out over a guillotine mishap when they compete in a magic competition.
Style: clever, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, fear of flying, guillotine, wizards and magicians, disorder, nothing goes right, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, uninhibited rivalry, friends, buddies, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 92K
Your Highness (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A fantasy movie about an arrogant, lazy prince and his more heroic brother who must complete a quest in order to save their father's kingdom.
Style: humorous, exciting, absurd, funny, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dragon, escapades, rivalry, kidnapping, knight, farce, wizards and magicians, siblings relations, heroes, mission, witch, prophecy ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone arrives as a new employee at his station.
Style: humorous, stylized, cynical, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalism, sexism, farce, weatherman, journalist, gay slur, new job, nervous breakdown, depression, erection, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.
Style: humorous, not serious, clever, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: museum, curses spells and rituals, parallel universe, obsessive quest, night watchman, fantasy world, adventure, escapades, save the day, magic, family, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1938
Place: london, england, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Authors Anonymous (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers accept Hannah into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success. Can these lovable misfits achieve their artistic dreams and avoid killing one another in the process?
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: society, misfit, writer's life, hopes, artists and showbiz, uninhibited rivalry, follow your dream, rivalry, ambition, social misfits, overnight success, blind ambition
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
School for Scoundrels (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young guy short on luck, enrolls in a class to build confidence to help win over the girl of his dreams, which becomes complicated when his teacher has the same agenda.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tennis, rivalry, date, farce, mentor, dignity, school, love triangle, power relations, dishonesty, disorder, cheating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Weekend at Bernie's II (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Everybody's favorite stiff is back! Working fools Larry Wilson and Richard Parker have uncovered a dirty, little secret: Their former boss, Bernie Lomax, embezzled $2 million and placed it in a safe deposit box in the Caribbean. Now, the boys ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: island, embezzlement, race against time, heist, odd couple, nothing goes right, chases and races, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, crimes, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 70K
Tommy Boy (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Party animal Tommy Callahan is a few cans short of a six-pack. But when the family business starts tanking, it's up to Tommy and number-cruncher Richard Hayden to save the day.
Style: humorous, road movie, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: goofy hero, nothing goes right, road trip, buddies, family relations, inheritance, self discovery, factory, odd couple, father son relationship, funeral, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
An American Carol (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In An American Carol a cynical, Anti-American Hollywood filmmaker sets out on a crusade to abolish the 4th of July holiday. He is visited by three spirits who take him on a hilarious journey in an attempt to show him the true meaning of America.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, absurd, talky ...
Plot: parody, politics, nothing goes right, state affairs, ghost, religions or cults, disorder, americana, celebrity culture, goofy hero, terrorist, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1940, year 1968
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, afghanistan, madison square garden manhattan new york city, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 118K
The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, witty, ironic ...
Plot: politics, farce, congressman, election campaign, political corruption, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, media, campaign, debate, parody, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ass Backwards (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two best friends (Kate and Chloe) embark on a cross country trip back to their hometown to attempt to win a pageant that eluded them as children.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, ambition, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood, escapades, nothing goes right, follow your dream, contests and competitions, physical appearance, rivalry, homecoming, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Get Him to the Greek (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Pinnacle records has the perfect plan to get their sinking company back on track: a comeback concert in LA featuring Aldous Snow, a fading rockstar who has dropped off the radar in recent years. Record company intern Aaron Green is faced with the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, cynical, road movie, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musician, lifestyle, showbiz, plan gone awry, on the road, disorder, musician's life, celebrity culture, friends, alcohol abuse, intern, comeback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, new york, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Strange Wilderness (2008)
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, feel good, realistic, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bigfoot, friendship, tv show, obsessive quest, race against time, workplace, chases and races, workplace intrigue, adventure, nothing goes right, escapades, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ecuador, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Never Been Thawed (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hilarious mockumentary about the delicious hobby of frozen food collecting and Christian rock band, The Christers. The film follows the Mesa Frozen Entree Enthusiast's Club as they plan their first Frozen Entree Enthusiasts Convention.
Style: offbeat, realistic, biting, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: disorder, buddies, partners, musician's life, clinic, ego clash, lifestyle, misfit, ambition, cafe, music band, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 4K
Vegas, Baby (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A planned evening of debauchery in Las Vegas to celebrate their best friend's wedding goes horribly -- but hilariously -- wrong for five average guys.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bachelor party, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, buddies, disorder, escapades, travel, group of friends, male friendship, gambling, chases and races, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "Kickin' It Old Skool" revolves around a 12-year-old breakdancer, who in 1986 hits his head while performing at a talent show and as a result is comatose for 20 years. He awakens to find he is a grown man. With the mind and experience ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, talky, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, dancer's life, follow your dream, contests and competitions, love triangle, lifestyle, rivalry, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: It's James Franco's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast.
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: showbiz, actor's life, celebrity guests, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, comedian, insult, natural disaster, dialogue, destiny, jews, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Haunted House (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A spoof of all the "found-footage/documentary style" films released in recent years.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, domestic disturbance, danger, supernatural, parody, couple relations, disorder, nothing goes right, stupidity, seance, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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