Man child movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant man child movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, clever and funny films and TV shows about / with man child, friendship, friends, redemption, dialogue, mentor, chase, catastrophe, storytelling and drinking plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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man child movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as man child: Starbuck (2011), Arthur (2011), Step Brothers (2008), Pee-wee's Big Holiday (2016), Chuck & Buck (2000), Elf (2003), The Big Bang Theory (2007), Are We There Yet? (2005), Continue? (2009), Of Mice and Men (1981).

List of man child movies

 7.3
 15K
Starbuck (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Starbuck is a 2011 Canadian comedy film directed by Ken Scott and written by Martin Petit and Ken Scott. The main character David Wozniak is a perpetual adolescent who discovers that, as a sperm donor, he has fathered 533 children. David, a ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lawsuit, slacker, man child, sperm donor, pregnancy, artificial insemination, debt, sperm bank, self discovery, haunted by the past, parents and children, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec
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 5.7
 49K
Arthur (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A drunken playboy stands to lose a wealthy inheritance when he falls for a woman, his family doesn't like.
Style: humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: inheritance, billionaire, nanny, man child, overbearing mother, fall in love, overbearing parent, disorder, society, nail gun, family disapproval, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, grand central station manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 250K
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, melancholic, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, friendship, goofy hero, adulthood, living with parents, family relations, becoming an adult, childhood trauma, man child, family life, friends, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Pee-wee's Big Holiday (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fateful meeting with a mysterious stranger inspires Pee-wee Herman to take his first-ever holiday.
Style: absurd, humorous, light, surreal, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: small town, man child, infatuation, friendship between men, restaurant, male objectification, eccentricity, adventure, fantasy world, parody, motorcycle, hitchhiking ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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 6.5
 5K
Chuck & Buck (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Buck is a man-child who has lived his existence in a life of kindergarten collages and lollipops. Buck remembers his old childhood friend Chuck, with whom he feels a need to reconnect with after having invited him to his mother's funeral. Buck ...
Style: psychological, dark humor, cynical, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, gay, stalking, friendship, dysfunctional character, danger, reunion, mentally unstable, unrequited love, love triangle, childhood friend, man child ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.9
 195K
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, christmas spirit, christmas movie, goofy hero, santa claus, corporate world, fish out of water, elf, orphan, north pole, new job, holiday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, south pole
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The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, intellectual, feel good ...
Plot: friends, scientist, neighbor, friendship, geek, sarcasm, social awkwardness, intelligence, buddies, sitcom, roommate, physics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, campus, usa, pasadena california
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Are We There Yet? (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fledgling romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Years Eve. When Suzanne's work keeps her in Vancouver for the holiday, Nick offers to bring her kids to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: children, road trip, on the road, family, mischievous children, couple relations, nothing goes right, parents and children, romance, love and romance, disorder, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, canada
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 8.2
 45
Continue? (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Nick, Paul, and Josh sit down to play a random old school game for 30 minutes. We're talking NES, SNES, Genesis old here. There is one question they are trying to answer - do we want to stop playing or continue?
Plot: nintendo, man child, absurd humor, youtube
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Of Mice and Men (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: George and Lenny travel through the Depression-era west working at odd jobs, hoping to make enough money to buy their own farm. George must always watch over his intellectually disabled friend, and keep him out of danger, both to himself and to ...
Style: gloomy, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, man child, great depression, human nature, society, americana, friends, social relations, misfit, farm, troublemaker, working class ...
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: usa
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This Is Where I Leave You (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother and a collection of spouses, exes and ...
Style: humorous, touching, emotional, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, homecoming, death of father, family, family relations, eccentric family, last wish, breakup, infidelity, reunion, family drama, childhood memory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa
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 6.6
 3K
Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Three modern men try to get in touch with their inner tough guys and redefine what it means to be a 'real man.'
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, sitcom, slacker, buddies, couples, irresponsible, friends, thirtysomething life, couple relations, lifestyle, male friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Guys with Kids (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three 30-something dads try to hold on to their youth as they face the responsibilities of having kids. Thankfully, Gary, Chris and Nick have each other to help navigate the highs and lows of fatherhood - while still trying desperately to remain ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, buddies, couples, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, babies and infants, couple relations, lifestyle, manhood, adulthood, thirtysomething life, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Men Behaving Badly is a British sitcom that was created and written by Simon Nye. It follows the lives of Gary Strang and his flatmates, Dermot Povey and Tony Smart. It was first broadcast on ITV in 1992. A total of six series were made along with a ...
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, friendship, lifestyle, self involved, friends, irresponsible, couple relations, singleness, social awkwardness, slacker, loser, roommate ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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 7.0
 111
Lotsa Luck (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lotsa Luck is an American sitcom that aired during the 1973-74 television season. The series stars Dom DeLuise as bachelor Stanley Belmont who lives with his bossy mother, his sister Olive and her unemployed husband, Arthur. Jack Knight stars as ...
Style: based on british tv series
Plot: sitcom, bachelor, man child, living with parents, bus driver
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 7.7
 2K
Man Down (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dan is a childish idiot trapped in an adult’s life, whose world is at near collapse. His girlfriend Naomi is fast running out of patience with his inability to navigate the simplest of life tasks. He has two uniquely dysfunctional friends and a ...
Plot: sitcom, man child, three friends, breakup, school teacher, father, absurdism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, socially awkward, school, teacher, father son relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: england
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Silver Spoons (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Silver Spoons is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 25, 1982 to May 11, 1986 and in first-run syndication from September 15, 1986 to March 4, 1987. The series was produced by Embassy Television for the first four seasons, until ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, coming of age, rich and poor, americana, youth, siblings relations, parents and children, family, society, family life, power relations, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Swim Little Fish Swim (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Between surrealism, unusual characters, art and magic tricks, "Swim Little Fish Swim" is a dreamlike journey from childhood to adulthood.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: urban, youth, family relations, under the surface, adult as child, musician's life, artists and showbiz, parents and children, unfulfillment, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations, man child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.0
 74K
Grandma's Boy (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets kicked out of his apartment and is forced to move in with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, eviction, roommate, party, stoner, stupidity, workplace, geek, video game, virginity, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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The Wanderings of Ivan (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: During a beautiful summer, Ivan, a young Russian arriving in Paris, lives in extreme precariousness. Without money, isolated, deprived of everything, victim of general indifference, even rejected by his Orthodox community, he soon left the big city ...
Style: social realism
Plot: fool, forgiveness, begging, 19 year old, red hair, tragic hero, homeless man, sexual promiscuity, running for your life, alienation, moral corruption, culture shock ...
Place: paris france
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 5.8
 3K
Johnny Suede (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A struggling young musician and devoted fan of Ricky Nelson wants to be just like his idol and become a rock star.
Style: stylized, witty, humorous, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician, song, liar, misfit, romance, celebrity culture, anti heroes, artists and showbiz, love and romance, lifestyle, rock musician, surrealism ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, wyoming
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 6.7
 55K
Half Baked (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.
Style: humorous, realistic, offbeat, not serious, funny ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, friendship, drug dealing, couple relations, crimes, crime, nothing goes right, drug lord, drugs/alcohol, friends, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, kindergarten
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 6.9
 543K
Ted (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori.
Style: funny, humorous, witty, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teddy bear, odd couple, friends, buddies, friendship, party, couple relations, marijuana, toy comes to life, adulthood, adolescence vs adulthood, objects come to life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2010s, year 1985 ...
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa
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Close Enough (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: A surreal take on transitioning from 20-something to 30-something centering on a married couple juggling such everyday challenges as parenthood, friendship, ham theft, stripper clowns and choosing the right day care.
Style: surreal
Plot: surrealism, slice of life, 2d animation, stripper, parenthood, swearing, man child, marriage, sitcom
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 7.0
 3K
Marlon (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A loving (but immature) father is committed to co-parenting his two kids with his very-together ex-wife. While his misguided fatherly advice, unstoppable larger-than-life personality and unpredictable Internet superstardom might get in the way ...
Style: humorous, light, witty, mumblecore, situational comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: family, african american, sitcom, family relations, youth, marriage, rap, lifestyle, dialogue, ex husband ex wife relationship, man child, black family
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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A Fine Madness (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A womanizing poet falls into the hands of a psychiatrist with a straying wife.
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, psychological, biting ...
Plot: estrangement, poet, psychiatrist, artists and showbiz, writer's life, prodigy, lifestyle, power relations, doctors and patients, garage, knocked out, bridge ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A single-camera ensemble comedy following the lives of an eclectic group of detectives in a New York precinct, including one slacker who is forced to shape up when he gets a new boss.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police station, workplace situations, boss and employee, verbal byplay, teamwork, investigation, crimes, policewoman, workplace, sergeant, coworker, arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 6.5
 96K
Tag (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For one month every year, five highly competitive friends hit the ground running in a no-holds-barred game of tag they’ve been playing since the first grade. This year, the game coincides with the wedding of their only undefeated player, which ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, teen comedy
Plot: group of friends, game, travel, rivalry, classmates, chase, best friends, escapades, adventure, buddies, twists & turns, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, year 1983
Place: usa, portland oregon, denver colorado
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Alone Together (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Esther and Benji are platonic best friends who want nothing more than to be accepted by the vain and status-obsessed culture of Los Angeles. Despite their sometimes contentious relationship, when push comes to shove, they’ve got each other’s ...
Style: satirical, buddy comedy, psychological
Plot: young adult, friendship, childhood trauma, stand up comedian, best friends, insecurity, best friend, man child, social outcast, misfit, self centeredness, woman ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles
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Total Frat Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charlie Martin, a JI whose fraternity gets kicked off campus after it takes the rap for a rival fraternity gone awry. Three years later, Charlie and the remaining brothers must throw the greatest rush event to recruit a new pledge class and bring ...
Plot: fraternity, frat party, blindfolded, wet clothes, sexual humiliation, game, scientific research, woman in underwear, narcissism, bucket, stoner, female villain ...
Place: campus
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