Movies like Arnold's Wrecking Co.

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Arnold's Wrecking Co. (1973)
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Arnold's Wrecking Co. (1973)
Original name: Arnold's Wrecking Company
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A student tries pot for the first time, loves it and decides to distribute it in a big business kind of way. Soon he has the police and the mafia on his tail.
Style: cult film
Plot: marijuana, teenager, drug, police, motorcycle, weed, drugs, drug dealing, stoner, smuggling, smoking, u.s. mexico border, cannabis, smoking pot, little league, drug humor, stoned, pot, dope
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey

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Most similar movies to Arnold's Wrecking Co.

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and cult film films with plots about marijuana, drugs, disorder, drug dealing, weed, drug humor and drug mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Arnold's Wrecking Co.: Ripped (2017), High Society: A Pot Boiler (2009), Up in Smoke (1978), Smiley Face (2007), Cheech & Chong Roasted (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ripped (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two free-spirited stoners find themselves catapulted into 2016 after smoking some top secret pot created by the CIA in 1986. With 30 years of their lives lost, these now balding and overweight friends use their uncomplicated enthusiasm to get their ...
Plot: smoking, male objectification, smoking a joint, smoking pot, moaning woman, oral sex, panties, weed, drugs, cumshot, marijuana, purple panties ...
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100%
High Society: A Pot Boiler (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Comedy - Crafted in the rich stoner tradition, "High Society: A Pot Boiler" is a dialogue and character-driven, rapid-fire, unrelenting comedy about three contentious roommates, two hot chicks and an unwelcome guest. - Erik Davies, ...
Style: absurd, cult film
Plot: friendship, listening to music, gun, party, wine, drug humor, drugs, one night, genghis khan, marijuana, beer keg, one day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 36K
Up in Smoke (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An unemployed pot-smoking slacker and amateur drummer, Anthony Stoner ditches his strict parents and hits the road, eventually meeting kindred spirit Pedro de Pacas. While the drug-ingesting duo is soon arrested for possession of marijuana, Anthony ...
Style: cult film, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: marijuana, stoners, hitchhiker, on the road, deportation, smuggling, smoking, chase, farce, crimes, drug dealing, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: mexico, california, latin america, asia, vietnam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 16K
Smiley Face (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jane (Anna Faris), a struggling but perpetually stoned actress, has a busy day ahead. She has several important tasks on her list, including buying more marijuana. Even though she already has a good start on the day's planned drug use, she eats ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, roommate, comedy of errors, stoned, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, disorder, stoner, drug use ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, venice california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Cheech & Chong Roasted (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cheech and Chong, the stoner pair who dominated the comedy scene in the 1970s and ’80s and recently reunited for their Light Up America tour, take their place in the hot seat to be roasted by close friends and fellow comedians. The duo made a name ...
Plot: pot, actor, marijuana, comedy team, comedy duo, husband wife relationship, comedian, latin, duo, bong, weed, stoned
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 307
J-Men Forever (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The Lightning Bug has a multi-prong scheme to enslave the earth. First, rock and roll, which the JMen counter with Muzac, then marijuana. Finally, the JMen build a bomb to blow up the moon with, but the Bug beats them to it by self destructing the ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, not serious, cult film
Plot: superhero, parody, marijuana, musician's life, alien encounter, rock, drug abuse, silly humor, artists and showbiz, space and aliens, rivalry, evil alien ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Generation Y (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meet Micheal, Mark, Dan, and Kierek. They're stoners, slackers, and the typical college students. When these four semi adults are not going to class, they're getting in to sticky situations. Micheal wants to be a writer. He's always ...
Style: cult film
Plot: strong female character, marijuana, drug humor, drug dealing, stoned, drug dealer, police, rite of passage, drug use, friend, bong, stoner ...
Place: los angeles
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39%
 3.8
 245
Evil Bong 420 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Polish your balls and head to the lanes. Rabbit has escaped the Evil Bong’s World of Weed, and has opened a topless bowling alley. It’s the Grand Opening and the balls are rolling, the boobs are bouncing and the weed is plentiful. When his old ...
Plot: bong, marijuana, bowling, cannabis, smoking pot, lesbian kiss, crossover, drugged, drug humor, female nudity, jungle, bowling alley ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 4.0
 75
Pipe Dream (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A story of two wannabe Schoolies on the Gold Coast during a state-wide crackdown on drugs. The boys stumble upon a stash of "weed", and through the misguidance of an older brother trying to replace his earlier Schoolies experience, they ...
Plot: marijuana, police chief, brother, war on drugs, the underworld, chief of police, drug dealing, holiday, weed, drug, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dazed and Confused (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of Texas teens on their last day of school in 1976, centering on student Randall Floyd, who moves easily among stoners, jocks and geeks. Floyd is a star athlete, but he also likes smoking weed, which presents a conundrum ...
Style: feel good, talky, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, coming-of-age, coming of age, adolescence, stoners, marijuana, high school, friendship, teacher, adolescence vs adulthood, party, small town ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, 80s
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, california, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Getting Doug with High (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Comedians getting high with Doug Benson.
Style: live comedy, alternative comedy
Plot: actor playing himself, smoking pot, interview, pot smoking, stoner, celebrity guest, joke, stand up comedian, magic trick, marijuana, drug use, live performance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
How Come Nobody's on Our Side? (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two unemployed stuntmen smuggle marijuana out of Mexico. Early embarassing roles by Reiner and Marshall!
Plot: biker, drug dealer, sister, beach house, bartender, pickup truck, piggy bank, impersonating a police officer, police chase, manure, roadblock, motorcycle ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, tijuana mexico, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rolling Kansas (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends go on a journey to a secret marijuana forest in Kansas.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: marijuana, friendship, on the road, stoners, nothing goes right, goofy hero, buddies, farce, disorder, road trip, screwball, drug abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kansas, texas, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 345
Drive-In (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of teenagers at a drive-in theatre in Texas one weekend night.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: teenager, teenage life, friends, disorder, kidnapping, americana, small town life, heist, small town, nothing goes right, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 53K
How High (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Multi-platinum rap superstars Redman and Method Man star as Jamal and Silas, two regular guys who smoke something magical, ace their college entrance exams and wind up at Harvard. Ivy League ways are strange but Silas and Jamal take it in a stride ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, drug abuse, youth, buddies, drug dealing, college, goofy hero, farce, drug use, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: harvard university, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Just Drifting Along (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Steffen and Lennart wake up after a long party night. Having a bad hangover they accidental kill one of the other party guests. In a series of vignettes we get to know several people who are all involved in the situation. A film about the fact that, ...
Plot: accidental killing, corpse, marijuana, interlinked stories, coffee, cigarette lighter, police, blood, friendship, drinking, cigarette smoking
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 2K
High Road (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Directed by Matt Walsh, a co-founding member of world-renowned comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade, High Road showcases a totally improvised script about Glenn “Fitz” Fitzgerald (James Pumphrey), a young man whose loyalties are split among ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, on the run, on the road, couples, buddies, crimes, disorder, chases and races, stoners, road trip, friends, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Baked in Brooklyn (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A recent college graduate decides to sell marijuana on the streets of Manhattan after losing his job at a consulting firm. He soon meets the girl of his dreams. With an unsupportive girlfriend, an increase of clienteles, and the growing threats of ...
Plot: marijuana, brooklyn new york city, drug dealing, delivery, fired, drugs, weed, sale, layoff, sex scene, bicycle, money ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Ganjasaurus Rex (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A giant tyrannosaur terrorizes a band of California marijuana growers.
Plot: giant monster, marijuana, dinosaur, drug humor, cannabis, pun, parody
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.3
 1K
The Dope (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alphonse Brown, who firmly believes he is the bastard son of James Brown, meets up with his best friend Scotch after Brown gets out of jail. On their way to Paris to begin careers as recording artists, the pair stumbles across a potent type of ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious
Plot: marijuana, buddies, chase, drug abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends, chases and races, drug dealing, nothing goes right, partners, crimes, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 1K
Far Out Man (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An aging hippie sets out on a trip across America to find his family.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: on the road, partners, misfit, artists and showbiz, aging, adventure, fish out of water, rock, self discovery, disorder, stoners, friends ...
Time: 90s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 147
Getting Wasted (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An uptight military school gets a dose of hippie-infused rebellion when a group of students gather in support of the 1960s uprising going on around them. When a few students decide to bring the more liberal, artsy side of the revolution onto campus, ...
Plot: student, cadet, anti authority, hippie, military academy, revolt, marijuana, cannabis, drugs, counterculture, drug
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
 11K
Lammbock (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Stefan and Kai have good going business, self-grown cannabis screened as pizza delivering service. For now they only have to deal with plant-louses.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, light, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug dealing, marijuana, stoners, crimes, delivery, small town life, undercover agent, undercover cop, pizza delivery, adolescence, friendship, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 4.5
 223
XXL (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fali (Oscar Jaenada) has been blessed with an ample gift below the belt. But his extra-large asset ends up getting him into trouble when he agrees to help his friend (Antonio Dechent) get rid of his annoying lover and save his marriage. Fali's ...
Plot: masturbation, delivery boy, supermarket, teenager, marijuana, delivery man, interrupted sex, female nudity, gigolo, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.0
 407
Stone & Ed (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: It's just another hazy day for STONE and his brother ED until they unwittingly discover they may not be brothers after all! With the help of their techno-savvy neighbors JEFF and PHILLIP GUY, "The Guys," Stone and Ed set out on a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: stoners, disorder, secret agents, undercover, dishonesty, crimes, chases and races, drug dealing, on the run, silly humor, conspiracy, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.6
 394
Summer Camp (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The director of a failing summer camp decides to invite campers from ten years ago for a free weekend event, hoping that he can trick them into fixing up the place and also get their families to provide them some financial support. The boys and ...
Style: humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, summer camp, prank, food fight, voyeurism, marijuana, bondage, premature ejaculation, obscene gesture, negotiation, convertible, school bus ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Jennifer on My Mind (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marcus (Michael Brandon), a nice, rich, Jewish boy from New York, meets and falls in love with Jennifer (Tippy Walker), a girl from Oyster Bay, while they are both in Venice. He follows her to her home on Long Island and ultimately to the top of a ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: impossible love, addiction, fall in love, love affair, taxi, drugs/alcohol, tragic love, drug abuse, graphic violence, love and romance, downfall, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: new york, venice, new jersey, europe, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Rude Awakening (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the later 1960s, two hippies are forced to leave their friends as they are wanted by the FBI, who sees them as criminals. They hide in the jungle for 20 years, secluded from the outside world. In the later 1980s, the find out that a secret war is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, political comedy, nostalgic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, jungle, on the run, society, partners, undercover, buddies, fish out of water, idealism, drug abuse, urban, city life ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
 7K
Nice Dreams (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Cheech and Chong house sit for a marijuana grower and rip off the crop. Stalked by keystone-style cops, Los Guys have a series of encounters with L.A. area characters even weirder than themselves
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, limousine, lust, latin, duo, exotic dancer, cannabis, mental institution, stalking, buddies, rise and fall ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 290
Pink Angels (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Six rough and tumble motor cyclists meet at the side of an empty highway to plan their adventurous excursion cycling to Los Angeles. The burly bunch are Michael (John Alderman), David (Tom Basham), Henry (Bob Bihiller), Arnold (Bruce Kimbal), Eddie ...
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: transvestism, on the road, police, biker, crimes, lifestyle, gang, misfit, gender, gays and lesbians, friends, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%