Movies like Holmes & Watson

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Holmes & Watson (2018)
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Holmes & Watson (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson join forces to investigate a murder at Buckingham Palace. They soon learn that they have only four days to solve the case, or the queen will become the next victim.
Style: humorous, ironic, not serious, feel good, absurd
Plot: sherlock holmes, crime investigation, doctor, irony, queen of england, villain, laughter, british humour, trial, boy, judge, kiss, first kiss, boarding school, explosion, bomb, clue, pipe smoking, bullying, saving a life
Time: victorian era
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and absurd films with plots about parody, disorder, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, storytelling and chase mostly in Comedy, Crime and Adventure genres. Some movies like Holmes & Watson: Get Hard (2015), Without a Clue (1988), Step Brothers (2008), Land of the Lost (2009), The Package (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Get Hard (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When obscenely rich hedge-fund manager James is convicted of fraud and sentenced to a stretch in San Quentin, the judge gives him one month to get his affairs in order. Knowing that he won't survive more than a few minutes in prison on his own, ...
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, harsh, clever ...
Plot: prison, false accusation, life turned upside down, training, teaching the ways of the world, prison life, dumb, misfit, fish out of water, power relations, wealth, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Without a Clue (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is as dashing as ever, but with a little secret: Dr. Watson is the brains behind the operation. When Reginald Kincaid, the actor he has hired to play Holmes becomes insufferable, Watson fires him and tries to go out on his own, but ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: farce, private detective, sherlock holmes, actor, investigation, mystery, parody, comedy of errors, spectacle, switching roles, crimes, hidden identity ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.9
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Step Brothers (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brennan Huff and Dale Doback might be grown men. But that doesn't stop them from living at home and turning into jealous, competitive stepbrothers when their single parents marry. Brennan's constant competition with Dale strains his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, siblings relations, friendship, divorce, therapist, goofy hero, farce, becoming an adult, hostility, man child, childhood trauma, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Director Billy Wilder adds a new and intriguing twist to the personality of intrepid detective Sherlock Holmes. One thing hasn't changed however: Holmes' crime-solving talents. Holmes and Dr. Watson take on the case of a beautiful woman ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, submarine, mystery, memory loss, ballet, monk, hidden identity, investigation, mysterious character, mobile phone, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s
Place: scotland, england, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Land of the Lost (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka, their only ally in a world full ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, toilet humor ...
Plot: fantasy world, dinosaur, portal, time travel, adventure, paleontologist, chase, survival, escapades, danger, partners, misfit ...
Time: prehistory, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.5
 9K
The Package (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a group of teenagers goes on a spring break camping trip, an unfortunate accident sets off a race to save their friend’s most prized possession.
Style: absurd, funny, ironic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: camping trip, spring break, teenagers, castration, friends, adventure, injury, forest
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Lifelong friends and national idols Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. have earned their NASCAR stripes with their uncanny knack of finishing races in the first and second slots, respectively, and slinging catchphrases like "Shake and bake!" ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: divorce, car race, sport competition, prayer, family dinner, advertising, farce, french, marriage, contests and competitions, sport, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sherlock Holmes in New York (1976)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An affectionate bow to the master sleuth in this lavishly produced original that has Holmes rushing to New York City after discovering that his old nemesis, Moriarty, has kidnapped the son of the detective's long-time love, actress Irene Adler.
Plot: sherlock holmes, villain, nemesis, master criminal
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While on a grand world tour, The Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, feel good, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: heist, puppets, adventure, family, master criminal, crimes, puppetry, disorder, goofy hero, crime, friendship, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Pink Panther 2 (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When legendary treasures from around the world are stolen, including the priceless Pink Panther Diamond, Chief Inspector Dreyfus is forced to assign Inspector Clouseau to a team of international detectives and experts charged with catching the thief ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, exciting ...
Plot: heist, farce, goofy hero, crime, chaos and mayhem, police investigation, nothing goes right, law enforcement, chaos, disorder, partners against crime, crimes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: europe, paris france, france, rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: smuggling, cons and scams, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, farce, goofy hero, disorder, chases and races, undercover agent, neighbor neighbor relationship, friendship between men, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 214K
The Other Guys (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: NYPD detectives Christopher Danson (Johnson) and P.K. Highsmith (Jackson) are the baddest and most beloved cops in New York City. They don't get tattoos, other men get tattoos of them. Two desks over and one back, sit detectives Allen Gamble ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, cynical, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, police investigation, misfit partners, partners against crime, verbal byplay, farce, goofy hero, reluctant partners, drugs/alcohol, police, stupidity, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, not serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: private detective, bat, investigation, goofy hero, human animal relationship, indigenous, adventure, danger, escapades, disorder, save the day, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: africa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
National Lampoon's Gold Diggers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: National Lampoon's Gold Diggers is a black comedy about two losers in their twenties, Calvin Menhoffer (Will Friedle) and Leonard Smallwood (Chris Owen), who are out to get the good life without working for it. The two young men try to rob two ...
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs/alcohol, buddies, crime, cons and scams, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, partners, disorder, friends, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Weekend at Bernie's (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two friends are invited for a weekend to a luxury island with their boss. The boss gets shot and nobody seems to notice, except for the two friends. In order not to become suspects of murder they treat the body as a puppet and make people believe ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, beach, boss, insurance, farce, buddies, comedy of errors, cons and scams, house, female corpse, mission of murder, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the incompetent Officer Frank Drebin seeks the ruthless killer of his partner, he stumbles upon an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: baseball, parody, police investigation, aquarium, assassination attempt, mind control, queen, goofy hero, buddy cop, illegal drugs, terrorism, race against time ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, seaport, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Will Ferrell stars in a stand-up comedy as George W. Bush in this take on the former President of the United States. After playing George W. Bush on Saturday Night Live for many years, funny man Will Ferrell brings his impression to Broadway to send ...
Style: humorous, talky, biting, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: politics, george w. bush, parody, americana, usa president, head of state, state affairs, leadership, artists and showbiz, society, president, election ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, poland, texas, new jersey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: The grandchild of Professor James Moriarty had promised the world that it has only five days left to live. Moriarty is a master of disguise, a crack shot, and is very patient. Several government figures are shot to death, and it seems that it truly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, murder, amateur detective, goofy hero, mystery, hidden identity, parody, crime, misfit partners, secret agents, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, campaign, ambition, media, rivalry, debate, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
 69K
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: nothing goes right, buddies, goofy hero, road trip, family relations, factory, inheritance, self discovery, odd couple, father son relationship, dumb, death of father ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Xango from Baker Street (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Rio de Janeiro, 1886. A precious Stradivarius violin presented to Emperor Dom Pedro II is stolen. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are called to solve the case.
Plot: sherlock holmes
Time: 1880s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After spending decades living in the shadow of his more famous and successful sibling, Consulting Detective Sigerson Holmes (Wilder) is called upon to help solve a crucial case that leads him on a hilarious trail of false identities, stolen ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, amateur detective, mystery, hidden identity, misfit partners, crime, parody, partners against crime, investigation, murder, who done it ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world (and Charles Dreyfus) believe when a dead body is discovered in Clouseau's car after being shot off the road. Naturally, Clouseau knows differently, and taking advantage ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Plot: farce, crime, investigation, presumed dead, police detective, comedy of errors, goofy hero, inspector, mystery, law enforcement, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.6
 853
Rough Cut (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A romantic comedy with action and suspense. Two sophisticated jewel thieves join forces to steal $30 million in uncut jewels. Despite a continuous exchange of quips they eventually become romantically involved.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jewel, jewel thief, heist, fall in love, unlikely partners, crime, romance, cons and scams, crimes, love and romance, partners, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: netherlands, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 92K
Daddy's Home (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad ever to his wife's two children, but complications ensue when their freewheeling, freeloading real father arrives, forcing stepdad to compete for the ...
Style: funny, absurd, humorous, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: kids
Plot: family, father, divorce, uninhibited rivalry, parenthood, kids and family, culture clash, children, manipulation, rival, father son relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Without a Paddle (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three friends, whose lives have been drifting apart, reunite for the funeral of a fourth childhood friend. When looking through their childhood belongings, they discover a trunk which contained details on a quest their friend was attempting. It ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, friendship, hippie, treasure, escapades, lake or river, wilderness, reunion, surfing, map, camp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: oregon, usa, washington state, mexico, mine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Twelve Chairs (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A former aristocrat Ippolit Vorobyaninov leads a miserable life in Soviet Russia. His mother-in-law reveals a secret to him - she hid family diamonds in one of the twelve chairs they once had. Vorobyaninov in cooperation with a young con artist ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, cynical ...
Plot: treasure hunt, cons and scams, treasure, misfit partners, odd couple, dishonesty, partners, disorder, nothing goes right, crimes, family relations, gem ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: russia, soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 7K
Screwed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: kidnapping, mistaken identity, mortician, moon, buddies, comedy of errors, crime, goofy hero, odd couple, crime gone awry, friendship, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sherlock Holmes Returns (1993)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is awakened in modern times with a tale that he had invented a method of suspended animation that he had utilized on himself. Awakened by an earthquake, he is helped by Amy Winslow, who lives at 1994 Baker Street in San Francisco. ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, doctor, murder, fish out of water, bookstore, female doctor, cryogenics, violin, homeless man, tiger
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After Dick Harper loses his job at Globodyne in an Enron-esque collapse, he and his wife, Jane, turn to crime in order to handle the massive debt they now face. Two intelligent people, Dick and Jane actually get pretty good at robbing people and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, satirical, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: unemployment, bankruptcy, loss of job, unlikely criminals, down on your luck, husband wife relationship, scapegoat, greed, heist, travel agent, humiliation, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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