Movies like Safari 2009

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Safari (2009)
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Safari (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Richard Dacier owns a tour agency specialized on organizing safaris for European tourists eager to confront the African wild life. Actually, he took the job after his father and never went into the savanna by himself. As he owes big money to some mobster, he is compelled to convey a fake tourist, with a suspicious suitcase, toward Mozambic. To avoid suspicion from the authorities, he is supposed to tour a group of tourists as usual. The only problem - he is completely unexperienced as a guide!
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: safari, adventure, wilderness, on the road, animal life, tour guide, escapades, disorder, fish out of water, culture clash, danger, nothing goes right, goofy hero, desert, silly humor, monkey, gorilla, tourist, alligator, lion, father son relationship, giraffe, elephant, waterfall, card trick ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about disorder, escapades, silly humor, adventure, nothing goes right, danger and farce mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Safari: The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980), Lost in Thailand (2012), Vive la France (2013), The Harry Hill Movie (2013), My Sister's Kids in Africa (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Misery is brought to a small group of Sho in the Kalahari desert in the form of a cola bottle. In his quest to throw the evil object over the edge of the earth, Xixo encounters Western "civilization," a haphazard doctor and a tyranical ...
Style: light, humorous, funny, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: desert, tribe, culture clash, wilderness, on the road, danger, rivalry, farce, adventure, fish out of water, traditional versus modern, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lost in Thailand (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lost in Thailand is the story of two rival business managers, Xu (Xu Zheng) and Bo (Huang Bo), who are fighting over a revolutionary new in-house technology for control of their company. If Xu wins, his future will be secured. The critical task is ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic, touching
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: comedy of errors, escapades, fish out of water, on the road, culture clash, disorder, nothing goes right, silly humor, hung over, rivalry, drugs/alcohol, city
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Vive la France (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Muzafar and Feruz are two easy going shepherds from Taboulistan, a tiny country in Asia that is unknown to the rest of the world. To alert the world to his country’s existence, the son of Taboulistan’s president decides to instigate a program of ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: terrorism, fish out of water, culture clash, farce, partners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, society, disorder, nude beach, half brother half brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Harry Hill Movie (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The comedy film sees TV Burp star Hill embark on a road trip to Blackpool with his Nan (Julie Walters) when he discovers that his hamster only has one week to live.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, on the road, goofy hero, escapades, chase, pets, disorder, silly humor, friendship, chases and races, theme park, grandmother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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My Sister's Kids in Africa (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Story: This time our already familiar family moves to Africa in order to save endangered wildlife.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: vacation, mischievous children, family relations, escapades, rescue, youth, family, siblings relations, wilderness, disorder, danger, animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Chatur Singh Two Star (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Bumbling cop Chatur Singh is sent on a special mission to South Africa to solve a high profile case involving the murder of a politician and a cache of diamonds. But before he can redeem his botched up career he must deal with a bunch of loonies ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, adventure, track down, frame up, crimes, partners, escapades, fish out of water, silly humor, goofy hero, law enforcement, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mr. Bones 2: Back from the Past (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa
Duration: 101 min.
Story: MR. BONES 2: BACK FROM THE PAST, is the story of Hekule, the King of Kuvukiland who is given a gemstone by the dying Kunji Balanadin. The stone is cursed and causes Hekule to become possessed by the spirit of the mischievous Kunji. It is up Mr. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary, adventure, misfit, obsessive quest, danger, heroes, nothing goes right, fish out of water, disorder, time travel, silly humor, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Special Correspondents (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: R2I, a famous news radio station, sends its best reporting duo to Iraq: Frank, journalist, and Poussin, sound engineer. Very quickly, millions of listeners follow their highly documented stories, reflecting the hot intensity of the fighting and the ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: farce, adventure, journalism, misfit, dishonesty, heroes, cons and scams, media, disorder, partners, friends, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, middle east, europe, iraq, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, culture clash, adventure, adventurer, fish out of water, friendship, disorder, danger, goofy hero, nothing goes right, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Protect and Serve (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of bumbling French cops team up to take on the underworld.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: police investigation, fish out of water, partners, odd couple, misfit, fighting crime, crimes, culture clash, disorder, heroic mission, buddies, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 7K
Search Party (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two oafs must rescue their stranded pal in Mexico.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, buddies, escapades, disorder, friends, silly humor, farce, sexual content, twentysomething life, drugs/alcohol, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Great Match (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A comedy about the attempts of tribal groups around the world to watch a soccer match.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, sentimental
Plot: obsessive quest, nothing goes right, fish out of water, disorder, race against time, escapades, ambition, globalization, travel, desert, world cup, on the road ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, asia, brazil, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
George of the Jungle 2 (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: George and Ursula now have a son, George Junior, so Ursula's mother arrives to try and take them back to "civilization".
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: jungle, imaginary kingdom, treasure hunt, fish out of water, gambling, friendship, disorder, nothing goes right, mischievous children, escapades, adventure, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Bunny Guards (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple of slackers find an antique dagger and manage to free the gorgeous female warrior was imprisoned in it by an evil spell. An evil sorcerer is not happy by this turn of events and determines to possess both the blade and the warrior through a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, farce, silly humor, disorder, rivalry, escapades, odd couple, danger, curses spells and rituals, save the lady, evil sorcerer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, friends, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, escapades, follow your dream, homecoming, physical appearance, disorder, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 5K
Friendship! (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man from East Germany travels to San Francisco to search for his father, who fled 12 years ago. Together with his best friend, he starts the journey from New York with no money and the only word they ever learned in english-lessons: ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, melancholic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 20th century
Place: german democratic republic, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ashens and the Quest for the Gamechild (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ashens is going on a quest to find the legendary, and elusive electronic tat known as the Game Child.
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, misfit, farce, escapades, obsessive quest, imaginary, betrayal, silly humor, social misfits, collector, geek, british
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.6
 2K
Chilly Dogs (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man must participate in the Iditarod dog race across Alaska to inherit property from his legendary grandfather, but ends up getting much more than he bargained for.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ambition, adventure, friendship, fish out of water, animal life, escapades, sport, danger, rivalry, contests and competitions, dog sled, dog ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Carry on Up the Jungle (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Carry On team send up the Tarzan tradition in great style. Lady Evelyn Bagley mounts an expedition to find her long-lost baby. Bill Boosey is the fearless hunter and guide. Prof. Tinkle is searching for the rare Oozalum bird. Everything is going ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, not serious, sex comedy
Plot: jungle, escapades, soldier, danger, rescue, silly humor, disorder, anti hero, world war one, wilderness, farce, gang ...
Time: victorian era
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Strange Wilderness (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, gross out humor, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, tv show, obsessive quest, animal life, race against time, disorder, rivalry, escapades, nothing goes right, prank, wilderness, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sneezing Baby Panda - The Movie (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mockumentary family adventure taking its cue from the YouTube viral video sensation. An Australian zoologist travels to China to find the baby panda - whose sneeze has been watched over 250 million times - in the hope that the star attraction will ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sincere, feel good, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: panda, save the day, obsessive quest, disorder, escapades, animal life, chases and races, family, zoologist, travel, zoo, australian abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: travel, dysfunctional family, on the road, family relations, nothing goes right, family problems, fish out of water, parents and children, disorder, danger, parody, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, germany, italy, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 964
Amazonia (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Brazil
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Amazonia is an adventure in 3D inside the largest rainforest on the planet: the Amazon rainforest. Chestnut is a Capuchin monkey domesticated who survives a plane crash and finds himself alone in the dense forest. The monkey needs to learn to live ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, sentimental, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Adventures of Serial Buddies (2011)
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Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.9
 3K
Bad Hair Day (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film is about a high school tech whiz (Laura Marano), who is determined to become prom queen. But on the big day, she suddenly wakes up having a bad hair day, and her destroyed prom dress, and everything that can go wrong, does go badly wrong. A ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, light, not serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 573
Loonies (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: Loonies is a touching comedy about five psychiatric patients who are forced to exchange their familiar surroundings for an old-fashioned, impersonal institution. Partly because of the severe regime of a dreadful nurse, the five decide to escape from ...
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, disorder, mental institution, mentally unstable, goofy hero, escapades, misfit, doctors and patients, fish out of water, farce, silly humor, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.7
 1K
The Italian (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life smiles at Dino Fabrizzi,a cool forty-two-year old Italian. Not only is he the most successful salesman at The Maserati dealership in Nice but he has had a steady (and hot) relationship with Hélène,his girlfriend, who is beginning to ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Harry Me! The Royal Bitch of Buckingham (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Camilla, born a bitch, realizes that she doesn't have the life she deserves and decides that the only destiny worthy of her is that of a royal princess.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 961
Party Crashers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "Party Crashers" chronicles the amusing encounter between Marco Polo (Marcelo Adnet), a Copacabana's trickster, and Beto (Eduardo Sterblitch), a boy passionate and somewhat pixilated, on the New Year's Eve in Rio. Together they ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 8K
Cabin Boy (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A foul-mouthed finishing school graduate mistakenly winds up on an ill-fated fishing boat, and faces the wrath of a crew that considers him bad luck.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%