Goofy hero movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant goofy hero movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, not serious, light, funny, entertaining and feel good films and TV shows about / with goofy hero, disorder, family, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, runaway, life philosophy and adaptation plots mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as goofy hero: Down Periscope (1996), Ronal the Barbarian (2011), Paddington (2014), The New Guy (2002), School of Life (2005), Kung Fu Panda (2008), The Simpsons Movie (2007), Gulliver's Travels (2010), The Simpsons (1989), The Starving Games (2013).

List of goofy hero movies

 6.1
 19K
Down Periscope (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bumbling Navy lieutenant Tom Dodge has been given one last chance to clean up his record. But Admiral Graham, his nemesis, assigns Dodge to the Stingray, a submarine that can barely keep afloat. To add insult to injury, the Stingray is to be the ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, light, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: submarine, goofy hero, underwater, military, u.s. navy, military life, against the odds, ocean or sea, nothing goes right, heroic mission, underdog, disorder ...
Place: usa, florida, russia, san francisco
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Ronal the Barbarian (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ronal is a young barbarian with low self-esteem, the polar opposite of all the muscular barbarians in his village. He's a real wuss. However, as fate would have it, responsibility for the tribe's survival falls on Ronal's scrawny ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, feel good, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, goofy hero, good versus evil, daring rescue, friendship, imaginary, barbarian, heroes, world domination, youth, danger, loser ...
Time: ancient history
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 7.2
 83K
Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london train station, finds shelter with the family of Henry and Mary ...
Style: touching, sweet, humorous, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, goofy hero, bear, fish out of water, anthropomorphic animal, jungle, kids and family, adoption, escape, disorder, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, peru, europe
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 5.9
 32K
The New Guy (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison has finally gotten lucky -- after purposely getting expelled, he takes lessons in 'badass cool' from a convict and enrolls at a new school. But can he keep up the ruse?
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, teenage love, cheerleading, starting over, goofy hero, high school life, high school, misfit, buddies, teenagers, romance, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles, texas, austin texas
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School of Life (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At Fallbrook Middle School, the annual student-elected Teacher of the Year award is held. And every year for the last 43 years Norman Warner or most fondly called Stormin' Norman Warner has won the award. Now that he has died, the burden of ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: school, goofy hero, rivalry, small town life, teacher, friends, father son relationship, teachers and students, uninhibited rivalry, hopes, youth, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.6
 375K
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Valley of Peace is threatened, lazy Po the panda discovers his destiny as the "chosen one" and trains to become a kung fu hero, but transforming the unsleek slacker into a brave warrior won't be easy. It's up to Master ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, inspirational, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: chosen one, mentor, kung fu, martial arts, goofy hero, transformation, talking animals, warrior, good versus evil, adventure, family, panda ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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The Simpsons Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After Homer accidentally pollutes the town's water supply, Springfield is encased in a gigantic dome by the EPA and the Simpsons are declared fugitives.
Style: funny, humorous, satirical, absurd, clever ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: snow, goofy hero, bomb, eccentric family, adventure, parents and children, save the day, president, irresponsible, danger, heroic mission, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa, oregon, seattle washington
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Gulliver's Travels (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, princess, island, goofy hero, fish out of water, royal court, getting home, prisoner, imaginary kingdom, escapades, disorder, mysterious place ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: dungeon
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 8.7
 328K
The Simpsons (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Set in Springfield, the average American town, the show focuses on the antics and everyday adventures of the Simpson family; Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie, as well as a virtual cast of thousands. Since the beginning, the series has been a pop ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, witty, not serious, biting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: small town, family relations, social satire, parents and children, housewife, neighbor, siblings relations, eccentric family, couple relations, society, goofy hero, elementary school ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 80s, 90s ...
Place: usa
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The Starving Games (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this Hunger Games spoof, Kantmiss Evershot must fight for her life in the 75th annual Starving Games, where she could also win an old ham, a coupon for a foot-long sub, and a partially eaten pickle.
Style: not serious, toilet humor, humorous, absurd, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, contests and competitions, danger, superhero, goofy hero, disorder, survival, heroes, most dangerous game, fight, female protagonist, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.5
 188K
Get Smart (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the identities of secret agents from Control are compromised, the Chief promotes hapless but eager analyst Maxwell Smart and teams him with stylish, capable Agent 99, the only spy whose cover remains intact. Can they work together to thwart the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, spy, secret agents, unlikely partners, surveillance, top secret, romancing partners, treason, save the day, chases and races, goofy hero, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: russia, los angeles, usa, moscow russia, washington d.c. ...
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 6.9
 175K
Elf (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When young Buddy falls into Santa's gift sack on Christmas Eve, he's transported back to the North Pole and raised as a toy-making elf by Santa's helpers. But as he grows into adulthood, he can't shake the nagging feeling that he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, elf, christmas spirit, goofy hero, santa claus, corporate world, fish out of water, north pole, orphan, new job, dwarf, christmas movie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, south pole
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 5.8
 15K
Smiley Face (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jane (Anna Faris), a struggling but perpetually stoned actress, has a busy day ahead. She has several important tasks on her list, including buying more marijuana. Even though she already has a good start on the day's planned drug use, she eats ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, nothing goes right, disorder, goofy hero, roommate, comedy of errors, stoned, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, drug use, ferris wheel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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 5.4
 8K
See Spot Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug sniffing agent canine is a target for an assassin boss so the FBI calls Witness Protection to send him somewhere else. Meanwhile a single Mom puts her 6 year old boy James in the care of her irresponsible, mailman, neighbor, Gordon, when the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, family, goofy hero, pets, friendship, crime gone awry, save the day, nothing goes right, witnessing a crime, crimes, mischievous children, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, seattle washington
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 6.3
 49K
How High (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Multi-platinum rap superstars Redman and Method Man star as Jamal and Silas, two regular guys who smoke something magical, ace their college entrance exams and wind up at Harvard. Ivy League ways are strange but Silas and Jamal take it in a stride ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drug abuse, youth, buddies, farce, drug dealing, college, goofy hero, marijuana, lifestyle, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, usa, boston
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Private Resort (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jack and his buddy Ben check in at a posh Florida resort, planning to spend every hour in hot pursuit of gorgeous babes. But their plans hit a major detour when they try to bed the wife of a conniving jewel thief. They'll have to outsmart him, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: resort, youth, femme fatale, friendship, goofy hero, farce, love and romance, prank, teenage life, mistaken identity, nothing goes right, looking for sex ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida
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 5.6
 37K
Fred Claus (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Fred Claus and Santa Claus have been estranged brothers for many years. Now Fred must reconcile his differences with his brother whom he believes overshadows him. When an efficiency expert assesses the workings at the North Pole and threatens to ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: holiday, christmas, santa claus, family, family relations, disorder, redemption, goofy hero, north pole, sibling relationship, imaginary, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993
Place: tower bridge london, sydney australia, chicago illinois
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 6.7
 91K
Hot Shots! (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully selected squadron of flyers who are either inept or half-blind.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, family outing
Plot: parody, goofy hero, secret mission, heroic mission, military, save the day, military base, danger, disorder, love and romance, love triangle, pilot ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: iraq
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Mr. Bean's Holiday (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mr. Bean wins a trip to Cannes where he unwittingly separates a young boy from his father and must help the two reunite. On the way he discovers France, bicycling and true love, among other things.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sentimental, entertaining ...
Plot: comedy of errors, vacation, goofy hero, misfit, escapades, love and romance, actress, videotaping, road trip, movie business, video camera, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, london, europe, england, french riviera ...
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 8.5
 86K
Mr. Bean (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
Story: Mr Bean turns simple everyday tasks into chaotic situations and will leave you in stitches as he creates havoc wherever he goes.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, socially awkward, goofy hero, sitcom, nothing goes right, fish out of water, creativity, problem solving, stupidity, comedy of errors, eccentricity, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london
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All Hail King Julien (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: King Julien is back and shaking his booty harder than ever! Discover the wild world of Madagascar as the king takes on the jungle’s craziest adventures in this comedy series. With his loyal sidekicks Maurice and Mort, they meet a whole new cast of ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: goofy hero, animal life, disorder, friendship, adventure, jungle, escapades, stupidity, anthropomorphic animal, king, anthropomorphism, blind ambition ...
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Garfield and Friends (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The animated stories of Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into. And also Orson the Pig and his adventures on a farm with his fellow farm animals.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: cartoon dog, cartoon cat, goofy hero, animal life, friends, friendship, pets, countryside, anthropomorphic animal, cat, rescue, misfit ...
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Inspector Gadget (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Canada, Japan, Taiwan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Inspector Gadget is an animated television series that revolves around the adventures of a clumsy, dim-witted cyborg detective named lnspector Gadget – a human being with various bionic gadgets built into his body. Gadget's arch-nemesis is ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: goofy hero, adventure, private detective, good versus evil, police inspector, mystery, fighting crime, partners against crime, escapades, unlikely partners, odd couple, law enforcement ...
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The Troops of St. Tropez (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The ambitious police officer Cruchot (Louis de Funès) is transferred to St. Tropez. He's struggling with crimes such as persistent nude swimming, but even more with his teenage daughter, who's trying to impress her rich friends by telling ...
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, satirical, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: nun, comedy of errors, goofy hero, incompetent police, overbearing, fighting crime, crime, officers and cadets, disorder, father daughter relationship, gendarme, art theft ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century
Place: france, french riviera, mediterranean sea, riviera, southern france ...
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 6.4
 139K
Space Jam (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, satirical, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: basketball, unlikely partners, imaginary, goofy hero, outer space, disorder, good versus evil, save the day, adventure, contests and competitions, underdog, sport ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, year 1973, year 1993 ...
Place: mcdonald's restaurant, north carolina
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 6.7
 102K
Police Academy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, idiotic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police academy, rookie, instructor, parody, chase, prank, goofy hero, police, academy, officers and cadets, anti heroes, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, israel, los angeles
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 5.6
 58K
Daddy Day Care (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: unemployment, children, mischievous children, farce, fish out of water, goofy hero, friends, workplace situations, nothing goes right, down on your luck, workplace, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kindergarten, usa
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 5.2
 14K
King Ralph (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: As the only relative to take over the Royal throne, a down on his luck American slob must learn the ways of the English.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, royal family, culture clash, king, head of state, goofy hero, fall in love, rise to the top, rich and poor, betrayal, romance, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: england, las vegas, usa, europe, buckingham palace ...
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Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a lawyer shows up at the vampire's doorstep, he falls prey to his charms and joins him in his search for fresh blood. Enter Dr. van Helsing, who may be the only one able to vanquish the count.
Style: humorous, gothic, absurd, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dracula, vampire, parody, hypnosis, farce, goofy hero, palaces castles and temples, supernatural, save the day, heroic mission, deadly creature, love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1930s
Place: europe, england, transylvania, london
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Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shurik Timofeev builds a working model of a time machine. By accident, Ivan Bunsha, an apartment complex manager, and George Miloslavsky, a petty burglar, are transferred to 16th century Moscow, while Tsar Ivan the Terrible goes into the year 1973.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time machine, time travel, adventure, fish out of water, changing the past or future, race against time, comedy of errors, goofy hero, disorder, misfit partners, escapades, misfit ...
Time: 16th century, year 1973
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
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