Movies like Anger Management 2003

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Anger Management (2003)
 6.2
 186K
Anger Management (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Buddy Rydell. But when Buddy steps up his aggressive treatment by moving in, Dave goes from mild to wild as the unorthodox treatment wreaks havoc with his life.
Style: humorous, twists and turns, not serious, realistic, surprise ending, neurotic, funny, bad ending, idiotic, twist ending ...
Plot: anger, rage, therapist, psychiatrist, therapy, odd couple, lawyer, doctors and patients, traffic jam, psychology, bar fight, support group, baseball, stadium, trial, jealousy, comedy of errors, unconventional method, partners, power relations, aggression, disorder, misfit partners, reluctant partners, guru ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, new jersey, boston

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, realistic and absurd films with plots about dialogue, storytelling, catastrophe, mentor, brutality, adaptation and disorder mostly in Comedy, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Anger Management: School for Scoundrels (2006), Me, Myself & Irene (2000), Grown Ups (2010), Duplex (2003), Grown Ups 2 (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
School for Scoundrels (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young guy short on luck, enrolls in a class to build confidence to help win over the girl of his dreams, which becomes complicated when his teacher has the same agenda.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: date, rivalry, mentor, farce, tennis, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle, traffic policeman, competition, school, teaching the ways of the world, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Anger Management (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Charlie is a non-traditional therapist specializing in anger management. He has a successful private practice and he performs pro bono counseling for an inmate group at a state prison. Prior to his career as a therapist, he was a major league ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: therapy, therapist, sitcom, rage, anger, power relations, disorder, doctors and patients, support group, dysfunctional character, baseball, treatment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Me, Myself & Irene (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Rhode Island State Trooper Charlie Baileygates has a multiple personality disorder. One personality is crazy and aggressive, while the other is more friendly and laid back. Both of these personalities fall in love with the same woman named Irene ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, comic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: split personality, schizophrenia, on the run, chases and races, disorder, nothing goes right, fall in love, stupidity, woman in danger, verbal abuse, alter ego, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, year 1982
Place: rhode island, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 203K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, idiotic, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: reunion, friendship, vacation, family relations, eccentric family, friends, disorder, children, family life, stupidity, lake or river, foul language ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1978
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.9
 51K
Duplex (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a young couple buys their dream home, they have no idea what the sweet little old lady upstairs is going to put them through!
Style: humorous, dark humor, cynical, suspense, not serious ...
Plot: dishonesty, crimes, neighbor neighbor relationship, couple relations, nothing goes right, obsessive quest, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, old woman, writer's block, parrot, farce ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, mine, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 124K
Grown Ups 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small town where he and his friends grew up. This time around, the grown ups are ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, couple relations, buddies, small town, eccentric family, family relations, friends, small town life, family life, couples, social relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An Israeli counterterrorism soldier with a secretly fabulous ambition to become a Manhattan hairstylist. Zohan's desire runs so deep that he'll do anything -- including faking his own death and going head-to-head with an Arab cab driver -- ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: hidden identity, follow your dream, faked death, taxi driver, hairdresser, couples, beauty salon, vengeance, culture clash, fall in love, stereotypes, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, israel, usa, middle east, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 117K
Billy Madison (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Billy Madison is the 27 year-old son of Bryan Madison, a very rich man who has made his living in the hotel industry. Billy stands to inherit his father's empire but only if he can make it through all 12 grades, 2 weeks per grade, to prove that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, graduation, delusion, inheritance, farce, adolescence vs adulthood, fish out of water, love and romance, misfit, rivalry, youth, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 47K
Walk of Shame (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reporter's dream of becoming a news anchor is compromised after a one-night stand leaves her stranded in downtown L.A. without a phone, car, ID or money - and only 8 hours to make it to the most important job interview of her life.
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: blonde, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, disorder, journalist, one-night stand, once in a lifetime opportunity, race against time, stereotypes, stupidity, life philosophy, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
What About Bob? (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Before going on vacation, self-involved psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin has the misfortune of taking on a new patient: Bob Wiley. An exemplar of neediness and a compendium of phobias, Bob follows Marvin to his family's country house. Dr. Marvin ...
Style: humorous, talky, clever, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, stalking, psychiatrist, farce, yuppie, therapy, goofy hero, dysfunctional family, obsession, neurosis, idiot, desperation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.3
 68K
Jack and Jill (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jack Sadelstein, a successful advertising executive in Los Angeles with a beautiful wife and kids, dreads one event each year: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister Jill. Jill's neediness and passive-aggressiveness is maddening to Jack, ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, family, eccentric family, looking for love, celebration, life turned upside down, misfit, actor playing female role, brother sister relationship, quibbling, cruise, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: mouse, taxidermy, idiot, misfit, friendship, farce, corporate world, comedy of errors, goofy hero, screwball, social misfits, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Brothers Solomon (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, pregnancy, masturbation, coma, goofy hero, odd couple, jealousy, arctic, sibling relationship, siblings relations, misfit, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
My Boss's Daughter (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a young man agrees to housesit for his boss, he thinks it'll be the perfect opportunity to get close to the woman he desperately has a crush on – his boss's daughter. But he doesn't plan on the long line of other houseguests ...
Style: humorous, feel good, idiotic, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: fish out of water, workplace, comedy of errors, farce, nothing goes right, obnoxious boss, drugs/alcohol, disorder, goofy hero, boss and employee, romance, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This wacky prequel to the 1994 blockbuster goes back to the lame-brained Harry and Lloyd's days as classmates at a Rhode Island high school, where the unprincipled principal puts the pair in remedial courses as part of a scheme to fleece the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, goofy hero, social misfits, buddies, best friends, partners, disorder, obsessive quest, dumb, misfit, family, high school ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Brewster's Millions (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Brewster, an aging minor-league baseball player, stands to inherit 300 million dollars if he can successfully spend 30 million dollars in 30 days without anything to show for it, and without telling anyone what he's up to... A task that's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: baseball, lawyer, hotel suite, photographer, millionaire, race against time, rich and poor, fish out of water, love and romance, power relations, disorder, athlete's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, new york yankees, new york, usa, manhattan, new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Bringing Down the House (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Straight-laced lawyer, Peter Sanderson (Steve Martin) meets and falls in love with online chat friend "Lawyer-Girl", Charlene Morton (Queen Latifah), only to discover she's a convicted bank robber. Charlene escapes from jail and comes ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lawyer, friendship, odd couple, drugs/alcohol, suburbs, comedy of errors, farce, romance, love and romance, escape, prison, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Firefighters Chuck Ford and Larry Valentine are guy's guys, loyal to the core – which is why, when widower Larry asks Chuck to pose as his gay lover so that he can get domestic partner benefits for his kids, his buddy agrees. However, things ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: comedy of errors, firemen, dishonesty, buddies, insurance, hidden identity, friendship, romance, couples, disorder, goofy hero, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 22K
Fading Gigolo (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fioravante decides to become a professional Don Juan as a way of making money to help his cash-strapped friend, Murray. With Murray acting as his "manager", the duo quickly finds themselves caught up in the crosscurrents of love and money.
Style: sexy, humorous, talky, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, jewish, money problems, gigolo, sexual fantasy, prostitute, jazz, pimp, sexual relations, couples, wooing, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, vienna, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 159K
Ted 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he's a person in a court of law.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, comic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teddy bear, toy comes to life, buddies, odd couple, friends, drugs/alcohol, adoption, happy ending, courthouse, sperm bank, family problems, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 64K
The Sitter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Noah, is not your typical entertain-the-kids-no-matter-how-boring-it-is kind of sitter. He's reluctant to take a sitting gig; he'd rather, well, be doing anything else, especially if it involves slacking. When Noah is watching the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: nanny, children, comedy of errors, mischievous children, drugs/alcohol, urban, house, city, street, neighbor, escapades, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 199K
Old School (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three friends attempt to recapture their glory days by opening up a fraternity near their alma mater.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, mouth to mouth resuscitation, sex doll, eviction, bribery, funeral, divorce, singer, debate, party, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 237K
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 ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 20K
Soul Plane (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Following a ridiculously awful flight that leads to his pet's death, Nashawn Wade files a lawsuit against the airline, and wins a multimillion-dollar settlement. Determined to create a better flying experience, Nashawn starts his own airline, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: airplane, hip hop, drugs/alcohol, disorder, culture clash, music, strong sexual content, champagne, black people, chaos, nightclub, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, nothing goes right, friends, wedding, best man, buddies, dishonesty, love and romance, disorder, drugs/alcohol, male friendship, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Going Overboard (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, awful, funny ...
Plot: ship, cruise ship, friendship, dictator, bartender, ambition, goofy hero, workplace romance, ocean or sea, rock star, musical number, model ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 82K
Waiting... (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: restaurant, waiter, friendship, screaming, speaking german, employer employee relationship, workplace romance, workplace, party, chef, drugs/alcohol, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Johnson Family Vacation (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: AAA can't help the roadside emergency that is the JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION. Even the on-board navigation system has a meltdown on Nate Johnson and his family's cross-country trek to their annual family reunion/grudge match. Reluctantly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, road movie, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, mischievous children, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, nothing goes right, family life, family relations, disorder, siblings relations, eccentric family, youth, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri, cross country, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 67K
Hot Rod (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For Rod Kimball, performing stunts is a way of life, even though he is rather accident-prone. Poor Rod cannot even get any respect from his stepfather, Frank, who beats him up in weekly sparring matches. When Frank falls ill, Rod devises his most ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, based on sketch comedy, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, swimming pool, friendship, misfit, humiliation, slacker, neighbor, parents and children, disorder, sport, stuntman, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 135K
Analyze This (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Countless wiseguy films are spoofed in this film that centers on the neuroses and angst of a powerful Mafia racketeer who suffers from panic attacks. When Paul Vitti needs help dealing with his role in the "family," unlucky shrink Dr. Ben ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, funny ...
Plot: psychiatrist, mafia, wedding, gangsters, attempted murder, therapy, therapist, patient, anger, introspection, doctors and patients, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1957
Place: new york, usa, florida, new york state, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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