Movies like Happy Hour 1986

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Happy Hour (1986)
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Happy Hour (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A chemist experimenting with different formulas stumbles upon an ingredient that, when added to beer, makes it absolutely irresistible. Before he realizes it, an international spy is after him to try to get the formula for himself.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, cult film, cult movie cast
Plot: beer, crimes, on the run, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, rivalry, undercover, cons and scams, righting the wronged, silly humor, spy, chemist, sexy woman, satire, airport, boss, factory, industrial espionage, bikini, legs, husband wife relationship, babe scientist, secret formula, woman with glasses ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, san diego california, colorado

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Most similar movies to Happy Hour

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and feel good films with plots about disorder, dishonesty, crimes, silly humor, cons and scams, rivalry and chases and races mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Happy Hour: Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991), Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992), Who's Got the Action? (1962), The White River Kid (1999), Stone & Ed (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police assitant Boyle along with tomatologist Kennedi Johnson look into investigations about Killer Tomato attacks, and discover Gangrene plans to brainwash people via TV talk shows to take over the world! Will Gangrene be stopped? Will Johnson ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, space and aliens, danger, androids and robots, rivalry, master villain, goofy hero, imaginary, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After being busted out of jail by his tomatoes, Professor Mortimer Gangrene begins a new plot to take over the world by inserting his hapless lackey Igor into the throne of the King of France.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, monster, tomato, rivalry, escapades, danger, mad scientist, silly humor, chaos, disorder, superhuman powers, crimes ...
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Who's Got the Action? (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A lawyer begins to win after his wife secretly becomes his bookie to save their money.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: bookies, gambling, bookie, rivalry, nothing goes right, ambition, silly humor, crime, gangsters, forces of nature, cons and scams, disorder ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The White River Kid (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two con men are traveling through the American South when they are held hostage by a serial killer, who is running from the authorities.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, road movie
Plot: nothing goes right, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, on the run, cons and scams, small town, friends, disorder, hostage, hostages, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, stoners, silly humor, drug dealing, dishonesty, chases and races, disorder, conspiracy, working undercover, siblings relations, drug abuse, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Paramedics (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two paramedics are transferred to the nasty part of the city where a gang is killing people to sell their organs.
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting
Plot: gang, cons and scams, looking for sex, city life, doctors and patients, disorder, conspiracy, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, gangsters, parody ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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, buddies, disorder, on the road, couples, crimes, chases and races, stoners, road trip, friends, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.2
 501
Love at Stake (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Salem, 1692. The mayor and judge are accusing land owner of witchery in order to grab their land. No one knows that are handsome stranger is a real witch and has evil plans for the town.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: parody, courtroom drama, curses spells and rituals, cons and scams, false accusation, disorder, wizards and magicians, religions or cults, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), siblings relations, silly humor ...
Time: 80s, 17th century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Frits and Franky (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Frits & Franky find a lot of money in a car that crashes into the water. They don't know what to do with it.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: family relations, chases and races, gangsters, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, disorder, crimes, silly humor, crime
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Nasty Rabbit (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Russian spies secretly infect rabbits with a deadly bacteria, then let them loose in the U.S.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, misfit, mad scientist, parody, heroes, chases and races, dishonesty, escapades, danger, partners, undercover, secret agents ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Moving Violations (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of careless and unlucky drivers are sentenced to attend traffic school to keep their records clean.
Style: witty, offbeat, twists and turns, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, nasa, police, goofy hero, law enforcement, nothing goes right, rebellion, chases and races, police corruption, misfit, dishonesty, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Born in East L.A. (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rudy, an American of Hispanic descent, whose south-of-the-border looks show him no mercy during an immigration raid in a migrant worker factory. As his luck goes, he is caught with neither money nor his ID and is deported to Mexico - without ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: deportation, mistaken identity, immigrants, mexican, fish out of water, culture clash, parody, interracial relations, comedy of errors, dishonesty, misfit, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Longshot (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four losers borrow money from gangsters to bet on a "sure thing", but lose. The gangsters go after them to get their money.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic
Plot: horse race, disorder, cons and scams, down on your luck, gambling, criminal heroes, ambition, gangsters, dishonesty, crime, crimes, farce ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Remarkable Power (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A late night talk show host masterminds an elaborate scheme to save his canceled show and avenge his wife's affair, entangling an eclectic collection of tinsel towners in the process.
Style: humorous, dark humor, cynical, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: infidelity, media, rivalry, crime gone awry, showbiz, cons and scams, nothing goes right, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, vengeance, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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3 Strikes (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Brian Hooks plays a character who is just released from jail. And the state adopts a "3 strikes" rule for felons that involves serious penalties. Hooks has 2 strikes, and wants to change his life for the better. When a friend picks him up, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: going straight, starting over, comedy of errors, cons and scams, heist, disorder, righting the wronged, on the run, partners, nothing goes right, law enforcement, convicted felon ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
True Identity (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to escape from the mob, an African-American man must disguise himself as a white man.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hitman, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters, on the run, hidden identity, crime, opposites attract, society, crimes, silly humor, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Taking Care of Business (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An uptight advertising exec has his entire life in a filofax organizer which mistakenly ends up in the hands of a friendly convict who poses as him.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, inspirational ...
Audience: date night
Plot: prison, mistaken identity, cons and scams, rich and poor, fish out of water, stolen identity, dishonesty, disorder, prison life, crimes, nothing goes right, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: malibu california, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Bikini Royale (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Special Agent Tanya X attempts to unmask enemy agents who are passing top secret missile plans via high stakes poker games.
Style: humorous, not serious, erotic, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: espionage, silly humor, escapades, rivalry, save the world, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, government agency, secret agents, danger, chases and races, james bond spoof ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Man from the Diners' Club (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mobster Foots Pulardos, who operates a health gym as a front, plans to flee to Mexico to evade government tax officials. His girl friend, Sugar Pye, suggests that he first arrange for the cremation of a man having his own peculiar identifying ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: chase, gangsters, disorder, farce, cons and scams, comedy of errors, crimes, goofy hero, dishonesty, chases and races, engagement, explosion ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Experts (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Travis and Wendell are two down-on-their-luck New Yorkers who think they're relocating to a small town in Nebraska to open a nightclub. What they don't know is they have actually been abducted by a KGB operative and flown to the Soviet ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kgb, missing person, cons and scams, culture clash, espionage, adventure, nightclub, politics, reluctant partners, crimes, dishonesty, cold war ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, usa, soviet union, nebraska, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Fast Food (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Auggie wants to make it big and has tried pretty much everything in order to do so. His next idea: turn his cousin's garage into a burger joint. To make it appealing, they develop a very very very special sauce. But beware, the king of fast ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: twentysomething life, workplace situations, adolescence vs adulthood, silly humor, rivalry, underdog, dishonesty, lifestyle, workplace, buddies, partners, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Midgets Vs. Mascots (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This documentary follows 10 contestants as they compete for 1 million dollars in prize money.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: contests and competitions, rivalry, strong sexual content, disorder, chaos, physical appearance, chaos and mayhem, silly humor, profanity, misfit, interview, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Going Down in Morocco (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A girl, who lives together with her cousin who earns some money by dealing and her boyfriend who is a policeman, is regularly transporting some drugs from Marocco for her cousin. As all of them smoke grass from time to time there is need for more. ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), loss of virginity, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, chases and races, on the run, crime gone awry, drug dealing, disorder, stoners, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Rock Slyde (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Between trying to get Judy Bee (Elaine Hendrix) back and tracking down a sexy client's stalker, droll Det. Rock Slyde (Patrick Warburton) has his hands full in this comedy that also stars Rena Sofer and includes cameos by Jason Alexander, Brian ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, realistic
Plot: investigation, private detective, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, femme fatale, riddles and clues, religious cult, mind control, sexual content, farce, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.6
 752
RPM (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A professional car thief pulls off the heist of a lifetime when he steals a prototype supercar.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dishonesty, rivalry, partners, unlikely criminals, adventure, chase, crimes, crime gone awry, betrayal, chases and races, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
They Went That-A-Way & That-A-Way (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dewey (Tim Conway) and Wallace (Chuck McCann) are small-town lawmen who are ordered by the governor to go undercover as prison inmates to find out where a gang of thieves have hidden their loot. While they're undercover, however, the governor ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic
Plot: prison, disorder, prison life, small town, small town life, working undercover, partners, crimes, confined, farce, escape, undercover ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Loves and Times of Scaramouche (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The adventures of a cad in Napoleonic times.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting, sexy ...
Plot: farce, romance, love and romance, assassination attempt, nudity (full frontal - brief), political intrigue, cons and scams, vengeance, forbidden love, comedy of errors, fall in love, deadly ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 4K
Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: farce, ballet, buddies, nothing goes right, dishonesty, partners, goofy hero, rivalry, misfit, fish out of water, siblings relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
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Sticky Fingers (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two dippy roommates, struggling musicians Lolly and Hattie are asked by a drug-dealing friend-of-a-friend Diane to baby-sit a bag containing nearly a million dollars while she scoots out of town in order to avoid trouble. Once the money is in their ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, strong female presence, chases and races, nothing goes right, lifestyle, gangsters, dishonesty, on the run, crime, crimes, unlikely criminals, best friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Rock, Paper, Scissors: The Way of the Tosser (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This hilarious genre-bending comedy follows Gary Brewer, along with girlfriend Holly Brewer (no relation), and best friend Trevor Morehouse as Gary quests to reign supreme at the 2006 Rock, Paper, Scissors World Championships.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, light, offbeat
Plot: rivalry, goofy hero, ambition, athlete's life, contests and competitions, silly humor, disorder, rock paper scissors, uninhibited rivalry, effeminacy, tank top
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%