Movies like Big Momma's House 2000

When a street-smart FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a beautiful single mother and her son from an escaped convict, he is forced to impersonate a crass Southern granny known as Big Momma in order to remain incognito.

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1 Rush Hour 1998

When Hong Kong Inspector Lee is summoned to Los Angeles to investigate a kidnapping, the FBI doesn't want any outside help and assigns cocky LAPD Detective James Carter to distract Lee from the case. Not content to watch the action from the sidelines, Lee and Carter form an unlikely partnership and investigate the case themselves.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Brett Ratner

Writers:

Ross LaManna (story), Jim Kouf (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7

2 Rush Hour 2 2001

It's vacation time for Carter as he finds himself alongside Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more excitement. While Carter wants to party and meet the ladies, Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who may be responsible for killing two men at the American Embassy. Things get complicated as the pair stumble onto a counterfeiting plot. The boys are soon up to their necks in fist fights and life-threatening situations. A trip back to the U.S. may provide the answers about the bombing, the counterfeiting, and the true allegiance of sexy customs agent Isabella.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Brett Ratner

Writers:

Ross LaManna (characters), Jeff Nathanson

Country:

United States of America
6.6

3 Rush Hour 3 2007

After an attempted assassination on Ambassador Han, Inspector Lee and Detective Carter are back in action as they head to Paris to protect a French woman with knowledge of the Triads' secret leaders. Lee also holds secret meetings with a United Nations authority, but his personal struggles with a Chinese criminal mastermind named Kenji, which reveals that it's Lee's long-lost...brother.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Brett Ratner

Writers:

Jeff Nathanson, Ross LaManna (characters)

Country:

United States of America
6.2

4 Showtime 2002

A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Tom Dey

Writers:

Jorge Saralegui (story), Keith Sharon (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

Australia, United States of America
5.5

5 The Animal 2001

When loser Marvin Mange is involved in a horrible car accident, he's brought back to life by a deranged scientist as half man and half animal. His newfound powers are awesome -- but their adverse side effects could take over his life. Now, Marvin must fight to control his crazy primal urges around his new squeeze, Rianna, and his rival, Sgt. Sisk, who both think he's one cool cat.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Luke Greenfield

Writers:

Tom Brady (story), Tom Brady (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
4.8

6 Garfield 2004

Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't want. Competition.

Genres:

Animation, Comedy, Family

Director:

Peter Hewitt (as Pete Hewitt)

Writers:

Jim Davis (comic strip "Garfield"), Joel Cohen | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5

7 Duplex 2003

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!

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Danny DeVito

Writer:

Larry Doyle

Countries:

Germany, United States of America
5.9

8 Little Man 2006

After leaving the prison, the dwarf criminal Calvin Sims joins to his moron brother Percy to steal an expensive huge diamond in a jewelry for the mobster Walken. They are chased by the police, and Calvin hides the stone in the purse of the executive Vanessa Edwards, whose husband Darryl Edwards wants to have a baby. Percy convinces Calvin to dress like a baby and be left in front of the Edwards's house to get inside the house and retrieve the diamond. Darryl and Vanessa keep Calvin for the weekend and decide to adopt him, while Walken threatens Darryl to get the stone back.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime

Country:

United States of America
4.4

9 Rat Race 2001

In an ensemble film about easy money, greed, manipulation and bad driving, a Las Vegas casino tycoon entertains his wealthiest high rollers -- a group that will bet on anything -- by pitting six ordinary people against each other in a wild dash for $2 million jammed into a locker hundreds of miles away. The tycoon and his wealthy friends monitor each racer's every move to keep track of their favorites. The only rule in this race is that there are no rules.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy

Director:

Jerry Zucker

Writer:

Andy Breckman

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.4

10 The Hangover Part III 2013

This time, there's no wedding. No bachelor party. What could go wrong, right? But when the Wolfpack hits the road, all bets are off.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Todd Phillips

Country:

United States of America
5.8

11 Grown Ups 2010

After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Dennis Dugan

Country:

United States of America
5.9

12 Meet The Fockers 2004

Hard-to-crack ex-CIA man, Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be, Greg Focker's parents. Unlike their happily matched offspring, the future in-laws find themselves in a situation of opposites that definitely do not attract.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Jay Roach

Writers:

Greg Glienna (characters), Mary Ruth Clarke (characters) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.3

13 Meet The Parents 2000

Greg Focker is ready to marry his girlfriend, Pam, but before he pops the question, he must win over her formidable father, humorless former CIA agent Jack Byrnes, at the wedding of Pam's sister. As Greg bends over backward to make a good impression, his visit to the Byrnes home turns into a hilarious series of disasters, and everything that can go wrong does, all under Jack's critical, hawklike gaze.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Jay Roach

Country:

United States of America
7

14 White Chicks 2004

Two FBI agent brothers, Marcus and Kevin Copeland, accidentally foil a drug bust. As punishment, they are forced to escort a pair of socialites to the Hamptons, where they're going to be used as bait for a kidnapper. But when the girls realize the FBI's plan, they refuse to go. Left without options, Marcus and Kevin decide to pose as the sisters, transforming themselves from African-American men into a pair of blonde, white women.

Genre:

Comedy

Writers:

Keenen Ivory Wayans (screenplay), Shawn Wayans (screenplay) | 7 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.6

15 Norbit 2007

A mild-mannered guy who is engaged to a monstrous woman meets the woman of his dreams, and schemes to find a way to be with her.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Brian Robbins

Writers:

Eddie Murphy (screenplay), Charlie Murphy (screenplay) (as Charles Murphy) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
4

16 Scary Movie 4 2006

Cindy finds out the house she lives in is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien "Tr-iPods" are invading the world and she has to uncover the secret in order to stop them.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

David Zucker

Writers:

Craig Mazin (screenplay), Jim Abrahams (screenplay) | 8 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.1

17 Scary Movie 3 2003

In the third installment of the Scary Movie franchise, news anchorwoman Cindy Campbell has to investigate mysterious crop circles and killing video tapes, and help the President stop an alien invasion in the process.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

David Zucker

Country:

United States of America
5.5

18 Scary Movie 2 2001

While the original parodied slasher flicks like Scream, Keenen Ivory Wayans's sequel to Scary Movie takes comedic aim at haunted house movies. A group of students visit a mansion called "Hell House," and murderous high jinks ensue.

Genre:

Comedy

Writers:

Shawn Wayans (characters), Marlon Wayans (characters) | 11 more credits »

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
5.3

19 Scary Movie 2000

Following on the heels of popular teen-scream horror movies, with uproarious comedy and biting satire. Marlon and Shawn Wayans, Shannon Elizabeth and Carmen Electra pitch in to skewer some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters, including Scream, I Know What You Did Last Summer, The Matrix, American Pie and The Blair Witch Project.

Genre:

Comedy

Country:

United States of America
6.2

20 Big Momma's House 2 2006

FBI agent Malcolm Turner goes back undercover as Big Momma, a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three dysfunctional upper class kids in order to spy on their computer hacked dad.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime

Director:

John Whitesell

Writers:

Don Rhymer, Darryl Quarles (characters)

Country:

United States of America
4.7

21 Are We There Yet? 2005

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 the city from Portland, Oregon. The kids, who have never liked any of the men their mom dates, are determined to turn the trip into a nightmare for Nick.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance

Director:

Brian Levant

Writers:

Steven Gary Banks (story), Claudia Grazioso (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
4.7

22 Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son 2011

FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.

Genres:

Crime, Comedy, Action

Director:

John Whitesell

Writers:

Matthew Fogel (screenplay), Don Rhymer (story) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
4.4

23 Bad Boys II 2003

Out-of-control, trash-talking buddy cops Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey of the Miami Narcotics Task Force reunite, and bullets fly, cars crash and laughs explode as they pursue a whacked-out drug lord from the streets of Miami to the barrios of Cuba. But the real fireworks result when Marcus discovers that playboy Mike is secretly romancing Marcus’ sexy sister.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Comedy, Thriller, Crime

Director:

Michael Bay

Writers:

George Gallo (characters), Marianne Wibberley (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.6

24 National Security 2003

Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller

Director:

Dennis Dugan

Country:

United States of America
5.6