Movies like Sky High 1985

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Sky High (1985)
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Sky High (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A group of American students traveling in Greece find themselves accidentally involved with a new type of drug--and the gang that wants it.
Plot: espionage, drugs, gun, helicopter, murder, mind control, cruise ship, gay kiss, briefs, car over cliff, man in swimsuit, fake death
Place: greece

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Most similar movies to Sky High

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and not serious films with plots about adventure, farce, murder, disorder, catastrophe, parody and vengeance mostly in Adventure, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sky High: Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971), 13 Frightened Girls (1963), Where the Spies Are (1966), Hopscotch (1980), Spies Like Us (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971) is a comedy film directed by Leslie H. Martinson, starring Rosalind Russell and Darren McGavin, and released by United Artists. This was Russell's last theatrical film role, with one TV movie in 1972. Russell adapted ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: espionage, secret agents, escape, spy, confined, working undercover, heroic mission, captivity, fish out of water, prison, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: albania, europe, mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
13 Frightened Girls (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While attending a Swiss school for diplomats' daughters, the teenage daughter of the American ambassador uses her access to various embassies to engage in espionage.
Style: microfilm, psychotronic
Plot: double agent, espionage, spy, chauffeur, murder, russian spy, swedish, boarding school, gunfight, asian girl, stabbed in the back, dumbwaiter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Where the Spies Are (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: eurospy
Plot: double agent, assassination, cold war, british intelligence, defection, desertion, male female relationship, frenchwoman, manipulative woman, englishman abroad, truth serum, fictitious country ...
Place: paris france, middle east, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.1
 7K
Hopscotch (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When CIA operative Miles Kendig deliberately lets KGB agent Yaskov get away, his boss threatens to retire him. Kendig beats him to it, however, destroying his own records and traveling to Austria where he begins work on a memoir that will expose all ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, stylized ...
Plot: kgb, espionage, spy, cia, special agents, love and romance, lovers on the run, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, cons and scams, on the run ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, austria, germany, usa, munich germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 6.5
 44K
Spies Like Us (1985)
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, realistic, exciting, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, race against time, undercover, secret agents, chase, espionage, covert operation, kgb, adventure, working undercover, escapades, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, middle east, asia, soviet union, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
My Fellow Americans (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two on-the-lam former Presidents of the United States. Framed in a scandal by the current President and pursued by armed agents, the two squabbling political foes plunge into a ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, political comedy ...
Plot: politics, political corruption, assassination attempt, white house, assassination, disorder, buddies, odd couple, journalism, state affairs, head of state, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., west virginia, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, feel good, not serious, gross out humor, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, tv show, obsessive quest, animal life, prank, disorder, race against time, escapades, rivalry, nothing goes right, wilderness, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ecuador, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Ribald Tales of Robin Hood (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this version the baddies conspire to use Maid Marian against Robin, and this makes for some useful dramatics. She is also cast against type, with Marian having huge breasts and dark hair. Film’s highlight is a lengthy torture scene, rather ...
Plot: robin hood, erotica, torture chamber, sexploitation, revenge, spanking, nude woman murdered, sex, lesbian, rape, murder of family, parody ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six years have elapsed since Guantanamo Bay, leaving Harold and Kumar estranged from one another with very different families, friends and lives. But when Kumar arrives on Harold's doorstep during the holiday season with a mysterious package in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, christmas, holiday, vulgarity, christmas tree, buddies, nothing goes right, obsessive quest, disorder, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, family values ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, parody, undercover, spy, secret agents, james bond spoof, good versus evil, dumb, farce, goofy hero, heroic mission, save the world ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1990s ...
Place: las vegas, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.5
 814
The Ring Thing (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Middle Earth is... right in the heart of Europe! A spoof of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy set in Switzerland.
Plot: parody, marriage proposal, drugs, sword and sorcery, fictional city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 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: offbeat, not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, marijuana, prison sex, hallucination, arrest, on the road, interracial relations, racism, friendship, college, roommate, interrogation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, alabama, texas, cuba, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.4
 101K
Epic Movie (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Edward, Peter, Lucy and Susan each follow their own path, they end up finding themselves at Willy's Chocolate factory. Walking through a wardrobe, they discover the world of Gnarnia, which is ruled by the White Bitch. Meeting up with ...
Style: absurd, not serious, humorous, satirical, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, orphan, youth, magic, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, pirate, disorder, good versus evil, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Legend of the Lost Goddess (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A private detective journeys to Africa to find a legenday white gorilla. The gorilla turns out to be an escaped Nazi war criminal.
Style: erotic, not serious, realistic, sexy, offbeat ...
Plot: jungle, bar fight, sexploitation, treasure hunt, sexual relations, buddies, gender, adventurer, escapades, gays and lesbians, couples, director cameo ...
Time: 60s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.8
 109
Sex Drive (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A 'sexperienced' fashion photographer and a broken-hearted fashion model take on a journey of fun and sex going to Sagada. Along the way they pick up an amnesia-hit guy starting a chain of conflicts.
Plot: erotica, sex, gay, on the road, female nudity, threesome, amnesia, murder, american, lesbianism, serial killer, photographer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Trouble with Spies (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: George Trent, a British spy, has gone incommunicado in Ibiza. Appleton Porter (Donald Sutherland) is sent to find out what happened to Trent. Porter settles into a small hotel with several busybody guests. He probes them for information about Trent, ...
Plot: spy, arson, espionage, scorpion, alias, truth serum, roller skating, guard dog, potted plant, klutz, stupidity, helicopter ...
Time: quarry
Place: moscow russia, london, england, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 1K
Dudes (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in this lighthearted road movie. Along the way, they enlist the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: punk, road trip, on the road, obsessive quest, mentally unstable, buddies, partners, misfit, injustice, fish out of water, love triangle, punk rock ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Uncle Killed a Guy (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eder (Lázaro Ramos) is arrested after confessing the murder of a man. Duca (Darlan Cunha), a 15 years old boy who is Eder's nephew, wants to prove the innocence of his uncle, he's sure that his uncle confessed the crime to protect his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, uncover truth, teenage life, amateur detective, investigation, teenage love, mystery, love and romance, who done it, best friends, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Odd Couple II (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 30 years after the first film, Oscar and Felix embark on a road trip together, to attend the wedding of Oscar's son to Felix's daughter.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, not serious ...
Plot: friendship, wedding, odd couple, reunion, on the road, road trip, marriage, farce, small town life, couples, disorder, screwball ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, florida, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.
Style: road movie, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, theme park, farce, family vacation, on the road, cross country, adventure, parents and children, disorder, family relations, couples, hysteria ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, kansas, arizona, st. louis missouri, colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.7
 58K
Good Boys (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young boys on the cusp of becoming teenagers embark on an epic quest to fix their broken drone before their parents get home.
Style: funny, light, absurd, not serious
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: best friend, child protagonist, grownups, first kiss, mischievous children, adult humor, friendship, child swearing, game playing, school, party, drone ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Without a Paddle: Nature's Calling (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Venturing into the woods causes nothing but trouble and hilarity for three misguided males in this straight to video spin-off of 2004's "Without A Paddle".
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, ridiculous, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, high school, rafting, wilderness, friendship, buddies, nursing, golden years, last wish, disorder, teenage life, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Troop Beverly Hills (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills housewife in the middle of a divorce tries to find focus in her life by taking over her daughter's Wilderness Girls troop.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: scout, shopping, friendship, culture clash, wilderness, self discovery, fish out of water, teen angst, camp, adventure, youth, social differences ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Kiss Kiss... Bang Bang (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Kirk Warren, a former spy, is to be executed because he tried to steal a million dollars. But he is saved by Colonel Smithson because Sir Wilcox has prepared a mission for him. Warren has to steal a secret formula in Switzerland and try to expose ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: james bond spoof, spy, farce, breaking the fourth wall, espionage, former spy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
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, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: assassination attempt, secret agents, espionage, farce, gadget, prime minister, secret agent, james bond spoof, secret service, goofy hero, heroic mission, comedy of errors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, europe, asia, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Another Cinema Snob Movie (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Having portrayed the Cinema Snob for years, Craig Golightly releases his own theatrical film. When it flops, Craig, the film's drunken director and two other YouTube celebrities set out on a cross country trip to save their careers.
Plot: road trip, violence, father son relationship, black man white woman relationship, urination, father son reunion, blood on face, public urination, bearded man, cannibalism, travel, clown ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 1K
The Jackpot! (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To his family, François Voisin is nothing more than a humdrum civil servant. In truth, for the past twenty years he has been working as a secret agent. All goes well until circumstances put his secret in danger.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, rivalry, heroes, hidden identity, chases and races, special agents, government agency, infidelity, secret agents, espionage, adventure, master and servant ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Death's Glamour (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Whilst seeking out locations in the South of France for his next film, director Luc Moullet comes across a male corpse. He immediately decides to use this to his advantage. By swapping his passport with that of the dead man, Moullet hopes that the ...
Plot: television, ski resort, body swapping, nudity (full frontal - brief), scoop, barbershop, actor playing himself, corpse, phone booth, murder, identity theft, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 5K
Senior Trip (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While on detention, a group of misfits and slackers have to write a letter to the President explaining what is wrong with the education system. There is only one problem, the President loves it! Hence, the group must travel to Washington to meet the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: stoners, on the road, parody, reform, misfit, adventure, goofy hero, youth, hardcase students, nothing goes right, society, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Double 0 Kid (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lance, a teenager, dreams to be a secret agent when he is suddenly in the middle of an hacker intrigue which aims at an international environmental congress. Lance gets in possession of a computer access card one of which the hackers are in urgent ...
Plot: child spy, spy, hacker, gadget, terrorism, child protagonist, special agent, intern, super villain, dating, gunfight, computer hacker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%