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, funny, clever and semi serious films and TV shows about / with man child, friendship, chase, family relations, disorder, father son relationship, friends, sitcom, telephone call and slacker plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as man child: Arthur (2011), Step Brothers (2008), Elf (2003), The Big Bang Theory (2007), Are We There Yet? (2005), Continue? (2009), Starbuck (2011), Of Mice and Men (1981), This Is Where I Leave You (2014), Man Up (2011).

List of man child movies

 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, nanny, man child, billionaire, overbearing mother, fall in love, disorder, overbearing parent, society, nail gun, family disapproval, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 244K
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, adulthood, goofy hero, family relations, living with parents, becoming an adult, man child, childhood trauma, family life, friends, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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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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: neighbor, friends, friendship, scientist, social awkwardness, intelligence, buddies, geek, sitcom, science, prodigy, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, campus, 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, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: children, road trip, on the road, family, mischievous children, nothing goes right, couple relations, parents and children, romance, love and romance, single parent, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, oregon
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 8.1
 44
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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 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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lawsuit, slacker, debt, pregnancy, soccer, sperm donor, man child, sperm bank, self discovery, plaintiff, couples, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec
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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: realistic, gloomy, touching, serious
Plot: man child, great depression, friendship, americana, society, misfit, human nature, working class, troublemaker, down on your luck, adult as child, farm ...
Time: 30s, 20th century
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, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, homecoming, man child, death of father, family, breakup, family relations, last wish, family problems, couples, eccentric family, death in the family ...
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: realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, sitcom, man child, couples, buddies, slacker, irresponsible, friends, thirtysomething life, couple relations, lifestyle, male friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, adulthood, lifestyle, manhood, family relations, friends, thirtysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, grownups, parents and children, couple relations, babies and infants ...
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: humorous, not serious, talky, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, friendship, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, self involved, friends, social awkwardness, singleness, couple relations, misfit partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
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 7.3
 93
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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 7.6
 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, british, school teacher, breakup, teacher, socially awkward, absurdism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, school ...
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: sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, coming of age, rich and poor, americana, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, family, society, family relations, power relations, youth ...
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, sincere, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Plot: youth, musician's life, under the surface, family relations, urban, couple relations, parents and children, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, adolescence vs adulthood, adult as child, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.0
 73K
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, party, roommate, stoner, stupidity, workplace, geek, video game, virginity, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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 6.9
 533K
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: humorous, funny, not serious, witty, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: odd couple, friends, party, buddies, friendship, teddy bear, couple relations, toy comes to life, adulthood, adolescence vs adulthood, objects come to life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 80s, 2010s ...
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: slice of life, sitcom, surrealism, marriage, stripper, 2d animation, swearing, parenthood, man child
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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, mumblecore, situational comedy, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: family, african american, sitcom, family relations, youth, rap, lifestyle, marriage, dialogue, black family, ex husband ex wife relationship, man child
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: semi serious, humorous, psychological, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: estrangement, poet, psychiatrist, artists and showbiz, writer's life, prodigy, lifestyle, power relations, doctors and patients, mistaken identity, sexism, broken window ...
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, boss and employee, workplace situations, verbal byplay, teamwork, investigation, policewoman, crimes, workplace, arrest, police, sitcom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 6.5
 90K
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: humorous, feel good, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, teen comedy
Plot: group of friends, game, travel, rivalry, classmates, chase, best friends, escapades, adventure, buddies, twists & turns, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, year 1983
Place: usa, denver colorado, portland oregon
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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: buddy comedy, psychological, satirical
Plot: friendship, young adult, stand up comedian, childhood trauma, pop culture, slacker, man child, self centeredness, best friends, best friend, woman, social outcast ...
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: frat party, fraternity, violent man, character says i'm sorry, female objectification, passive aggressive woman, man disguised as a woman, talking about masturbation, passive aggressive behavior, narcissist, violence, drunkenness ...
Place: campus
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Moment by Moment (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It tells the story of a romance between a young drifter named Strip Harrison (John Travolta) and an older wealthy woman, Trish Rawlings (Lily Tomlin).
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, sexy, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: stalking, beach, infidelity, society, romance, fall in love, unsupportive spouse, twentysomething life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, unfulfillment, suburban life ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, beverly hills
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The Grissom Gang (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Grissom Gang is a remake of the notorious 1949 British melodrama No Orchids For Miss Blandish. Kim Darby plays a 1920s-era debutante who is kidnapped and held for ransom. Her captors are the Grissoms, a family comprised of sadists and morons, ...
Style: realistic, biting, serious, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: gang, survival, kidnapping, nightclub singer, criminal gang, chase, crime, crimes, parents and children, love and romance, fall in love, hostages ...
Time: 30s, 20s, 1930s
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100 Bloody Acres (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Reg and Lindsay run an organic fertiliser business. They need a fresh supply of their "secret ingredient" to process through the meat grinder. Reg comes across two guys and a girl with a broken-down vehicle on their way to a music festival.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: family business, countryside, dog, murder, incest, gore, brother, family relations, danger, deadly, partners, gain trust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 7.4
 7K
Child's Pose (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Child's Pose is a contemporary drama focusing on the relationship between a mother and her 32-year-old son. After the accidental killing of a boy in a car crash, the mother tries to prevent her son being charged for the death, and she refuses ...
Style: realistic, biting, serious, sincere, gloomy
Plot: architect, car accident, estrangement, life turned upside down, overbearing parent, family relations, working the system, protective parent, parents and children, grownups, family in crisis, crumbling relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe
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 5.6
 598
Hang Loose (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Kevin must go to Hawaii to attend the wedding of his big sister. The day before the wedding he goes on a misadventure with his future brother in law and his crazy groomsmen that changes his life.
Plot: wedding, rock climbing, explosion, group of friends, urination, virgin, vulgarity, underwater scene, suit, gay, gang, seductive behavior ...
Place: hawaii
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