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The Dude in Me (2019)
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The Dude in Me (2019)
Original name: 내안의 그놈
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A movie about a teenager who falls from the roof, but finds himself in the body of a gangster.
Style: captivating, exciting, thought provoking, unusual plot structure
Audience: family outing
Plot: body swapping, gangsters, japanese mafia, bullying, teenager, school, social misfits, escapades, life turned upside down, classmate classmate relationship, magical, business, gangster

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, exciting and entertaining films with plots about disorder, rivalry, escapades, youth, adventure, danger and chase mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like The Dude in Me: Girls Gone Gangsta (2009), Volcano High (2001), All Screwed Up (2009), The Pirates (2014), Vice Versa (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Girls Gone Gangsta (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: gangsters, crimes, save the day, rivalry, danger, escapades, battles, store, city life, friendship, revenge, urban ...
Place: usa
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Volcano High (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Volcano High School is marking its 108th. Every student is a martial arts expert, so it is not surprising to see tea leaves moving in the shape of dragons or hallway windows shattering into bits with no one touching them. At Volcano High, the legend ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, high school, heroic mission, adventure, vengeance, fish out of water, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, teachers and students, rivalry, goofy hero, youth ...
Place: south korea, asia, korea, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
All Screwed Up (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: FREAKY FRIDAY with a twist. Teenisha (Chyna Lane of PRECIOUS, CADILLAC RECORDS) is your modern geeky teen - smart, suffering from ADD, an outcast at school, and an oddity in her own home. Pete is every girl's dream - star of the sports team, ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: body swapping, teenage life, life turned upside down, youth, misfit, switching roles, family, disorder, high school, high school life, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, switching bodies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 3K
The Pirates (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: On the eve of the founding of the Joseon Dynasty, a whale swallows the Emperor's Seal of State being brought to Joseon by envoys from China. With a big reward on whoever brings back the royal seal, mountain bandits led by Jang Sa-jung go out to ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pirate, adventure, rivalry, escapades, danger, battles, track down, ocean or sea, martial arts, ship, ocean, joseon dynasty ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.9
 9K
Vice Versa (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious oriental skull transforms a father into his son, and vice versa.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: switching roles, body swapping, school, workaholic, child as adult, family, disorder, adult as child, getting along, family relations, silly humor, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.2
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Teen Sorcery (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dawn (A.J. Cook), the new girl in school, discovers that her classmate Mercedes (Lexa Doig) is actually a witch and must do everything she can to stop her from using her powers for evil. She is soon plunged into a life and death battle against an ...
Style: exciting, humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: social misfits, good versus evil, danger, escapades, imaginary, misfit, adventure, family, supernatural ability, school, teenage life, high school ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 20th century, middle ages, 1990s
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 2K
The Swap (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the book by Megan Shull, The Swap follows the adventures of a Rhythmic Gymnast named Ellie with a Make-it-or-Break-it Competition, and the younger brother named Jack in a Hockey Family, who's vying for a varsity spot on his school ...
Style: absurd, captivating, entertaining, funny, humorous
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: body swapping, ice hockey, high school, switching roles, friends, friendship, couple relations, fish out of water, disorder, lifestyle, lifestyle change, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Invisible Boy: Second Generation (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three years later Michele (The Invisible boy) meets his mother and his twin sister. Both have stories and superpowers but their intentions may not be what Michele thinks.
Style: psychotronic, captivating, exciting, enigmatic
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, invisibility, twin sister, super strength, reunion, wish come true, disorder, teenager, orphan, secret, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Alone for Christmas (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a family visits Grandma's house on Christmas Eve, they leave their dog at home alone. And when burglars try to take the presents from under the tree, the dog must use every trick it knows to stop them.
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, talking dog, home alone, isolation, crimes, family, heroes, criminal heroes, dog, car accident, burglar, robbery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Sinister Squad (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a supernatural cult threatens Earth, Alice must assemble a team of fairy tale villains to face the literal forces of Death.
Style: parody, psychotronic, exciting, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: superhero, death, violence, villain, villainess, chase, warrior, origin of hero, superhero team, fight, group of friends, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 173K
The Change-Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dave is a married man with two kids and a loving wife , and Mitch is a single man who is at the prime of his sexual life. One fateful night while Mitch and Dave are peeing in a fountain when lightning strikes, they switch bodies.
Style: funny, not serious, humorous, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: body swapping, womanizer, couple relations, switching roles, life turned upside down, singleness, buddies, fish out of water, disorder, love and romance, family relations, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Witches of Oz (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
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Story: The Witches of Oz follows the exploits of the grown Dorothy Gale, now a successful children's book author, as she moves from Kansas to present day New York City. Dorothy quickly learns that her popular books are based on repressed childhood ...
Style: stylized, captivating, exciting, entertaining, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, escapades, writer's life, danger, wizard of oz, rivalry, parallel world, childhood flashback, childhood memory, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Psychokinesis (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ordinary guy suddenly finds he has superpowers he can use to help his spirited daughter and the people around them, but he also runs into trouble in the process.
Style: tense, entertaining, feel good, light, captivating
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: telekinesis, korean, father daughter relationship, superhero, supernatural power, restaurant, security guard, origin of hero, transformation, adventure, fighting crime, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.3
 116
Shafted! (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steven Byzinsky is convinced he's a blaxploitation superhero. Like Shaft, Dolemite and Black Belt Jones before him, he's keeping' the streets safe for the brother and trying to stay one step ahead of The Man. There's only one ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, absurd, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, undercover, save the day, heroes, rivalry, master villain, society, gangsters, chases and races, dishonesty, escapades, superhero ...
Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bangkok Adrenaline (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four backpackers arrive in Thailand to party and drink. A gambling game goes wrong and with their lives on the line they desperately decide to kidnap a billionaires daughter. Things go wrong when her 'father' doesn't play ball and ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, escapades, race against time, crime gone awry, confined, crimes, on the run, gang, blackmail, kidnapping, billionaire, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Gamers: Dorkness Rising (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: All Lodge wants is for his gaming group to finish their adventure. Unfortunately, they're more interested in seducing barmaids, mooning their enemies, and setting random villagers on fire. Desperate to rein in his players, Lodge injects two ...
Style: talky, parody, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
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Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Once Upon a Time in Venice (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Steve Ford is a private detective in Venice Beach, Calif., who's good with the ladies, bad with the punches and wild about his dog Buddy. When local thugs steal Buddy, Ford turns to Spyder, their devious leader, and forges an unlikely alliance. ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: private investigator, thief, gang, dog, justice, crimes, investigation, escapades, chase, danger, lone hero, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, venice beach california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.2
 693
Born to Ride (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The stars of Starship Troopers are back in action! Mike (Casper Van Dien) decides to hit the road on his refurbished classic motorcycle along with best buddy Alex (Patrick Muldoon), but their trek takes a surprising turn when they become involved in ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, adventure, on the road, buddies, chase, gangsters, escapades, political corruption, chases and races, heroes, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Main Event (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After discovering a magical mask, an 11-year-old aspiring wrestler enters a competition to become the next WWE superstar by using special powers from a magical mask.
Style: entertaining, captivating, exciting, humorous, light
Plot: supernatural ability, teenager, wrestling, contests and competitions, follow your dream, rivalry, friendship, family relations, rise to the top, sport, competition, mask
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mantecoza (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: The story of office drone Sebastian King's tongue-in-cheek adventures in the magically steampunk world of Mantecoza. Using the magical ring and a magical word, Sebastian travels between worlds, trying to save both from the evil machinations of ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Debt Collectors (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A pair of debt collectors are thrust into an explosively dangerous situation, chasing down various lowlifes while also evading a vengeful kingpin.
Style: captivating, funny, humorous, exciting, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, family outing, girls' night
Plot: caper, mafia, debt, gangster boss, friendship between men, friendship, gangsters, bouncer, friends, gang, justice, enemy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Freaky Friday (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an overworked mother and her teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right again before mom’s big wedding.
Style: light, humorous, entertaining, emotional, captivating
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: body swapping, mother daughter relationship, switching bodies, parents and children, family, youth, body transformation, adaptation, relationship problems, fantasy becomes reality, happy ending, mother and daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Kindergarten Cop 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Assigned to recover sensitive stolen data, a gruff FBI agent goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher, but the school's liberal, politically correct environment is more than he bargained for.
Style: funny, captivating, sincere, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: kindergarten, fish out of water, school, fbi, fbi agent, teacher, undercover, working undercover, disorder, police investigation, hidden identity, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Invisible Boy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Michele is thirteen year old, shy, unpopular at school, and in love with Stella. After wearing a costume for a Halloween party, he finds out that he's invisible.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 60
Lastikman (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young Hilario was nearby a rubber tree when it was struck by a meteorite. This incident gave Hilario the powers of elasticity and morphing. To honor his dead parents he vowed to use his powers for good. Hilario grows up and becomes Professor Larry, ...
Style: parody, exciting, stylized, captivating, humorous
Plot: superhero, super villain, secret identity, crime fighter, superhuman powers, origin of hero, rescue, love interest, nerd, laboratory, shapeshifter, werewolf ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 107
Gagamboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gagamboy (Spiderboy) is -you guessed it- Spiderman parody. both the main villain and Spiderboy gain their powers by eating radioactive bugs.
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mutant, satire, rivalry, escapades, disorder, undercover, crime fighter, secret identity, superhuman powers, mutation, secret love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
My Brother's Shoes (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: My Brother's Shoes - one zany comedy when brothers - one gay and one straight - magically switch places! A full feature film production of R&R Stage and Screen, LLC. Family is everything - but just how far will these two brothers go?
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, light, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Like Father Like Son (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Jack Hammond has best chances to become medical superintendent in the clinic. So he's completely absorbed in his work and has no understanding for his teenage son Chris' problems with school. By accident one of them drinks a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, inspirational, sentimental, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, high school, child as adult, disorder, misfit, youth, fish out of water, parents and children, family life, odd couple, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 92K
The Hot Chick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Not only is Jessica Spencer the most popular girl in school -- she is also the meanest. But things change for the attractive teen when a freak accident involving a cursed pair of earrings and a chance encounter at a gas station causes her to switch ...
Style: funny, not serious, humorous, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: contemporary, 2000s, 1st century b.c., 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A visit to a natural history museum proves catastrophic for two high school rivals, an overachiever and a jock, when an ancient Aztec statue casts a spell that causes them to switch bodies and see exactly what it's like to walk in the ...
Style: humorous, romantic, feel good, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, battle of the sexes, teenage love, teenager, gender bending, love and romance, high school, school, soul transference, romance, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%