Movies like Eddie The Eagle 2015

The feel-good story of Michael 'Eddie' Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself—even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach, Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.

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1 Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle 2017

The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

Director:

Jake Kasdan

Writers:

Chris McKenna (screenplay by), Erik Sommers (screenplay by) | 9 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

2 The Magnificent Seven 2016

Looking to mine for gold, greedy industrialist Bartholomew Bogue seizes control of the Old West town of Rose Creek. With their lives in jeopardy, Emma Cullen and other desperate residents turn to bounty hunter Sam Chisolm for help. Chisolm recruits an eclectic group of gunslingers to take on Bogue and his ruthless henchmen. With a deadly showdown on the horizon, the seven mercenaries soon find themselves fighting for more than just money once the bullets start to fly.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Western

Director:

Antoine Fuqua

Writers:

Akira Kurosawa (based on the screenplay by), Shinobu Hashimoto (based on the screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

3 Yesterday 2019

Jack Malik is a struggling singer-songwriter in an English seaside town whose dreams of fame are rapidly fading, despite the fierce devotion and support of his childhood best friend, Ellie. After a freak bus accident during a mysterious global blackout, Jack wakes up to discover that he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Fantasy, Music

Director:

Danny Boyle

Writers:

Richard Curtis (screenplay by), Jack Barth (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United Kingdom
6.8

4 The Man From U.N.C.L.E. 2015

At the height of the Cold War, a mysterious criminal organization plans to use nuclear weapons and technology to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and Soviet Union. CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin are forced to put aside their hostilities and work together to stop the evildoers in their tracks. The duo's only lead is the daughter of a missing German scientist, whom they must find soon to prevent a global catastrophe.

Genres:

Comedy, Action, Adventure

Director:

Guy Ritchie

Writers:

Guy Ritchie (screenplay by), Lionel Wigram (screenplay by) | 5 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.3

5 The Nice Guys 2016

A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime, Action

Director:

Shane Black

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
7.4

6 The Bfg 2016

The BFG is no ordinary bone-crunching giant. He is far too nice and jumbly. It's lucky for Sophie that he is. Had she been carried off in the middle of the night by the Bloodbottler, or any of the other giants—rather than the BFG—she would have soon become breakfast. When Sophie hears that the giants are flush-bunking off to England to swollomp a few nice little chiddlers, she decides she must stop them once and for all. And the BFG is going to help her!

Genres:

Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Director:

Steven Spielberg

Writers:

Melissa Mathison (screenplay by), Roald Dahl (based on the book by)

Country:

United States of America
6.4

7 Sully 2016

On 15 January 2009, the world witnessed the 'Miracle on the Hudson' when Captain 'Sully' Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and career.

Genres:

Drama, History

Director:

Clint Eastwood

Writers:

Todd Komarnicki, Chesley Sullenberger (based on the book "Highest Duty" by) (as Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.4

8 War Dogs 2016

Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime, Drama

Director:

Todd Phillips

Writers:

Stephen Chin (screenplay), Todd Phillips (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

Cambodia, United States of America
7.1

9 A Walk In The Woods 2015

After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with one of his oldest friends.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Director:

Ken Kwapis

Writers:

Michael Arndt (screenplay) (as Rick Kerb), Bill Holderman (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.3

10 Legend 2015

Suave, charming and volatile, Reggie Kray and his unstable twin brother Ronnie start to leave their mark on the London underworld in the 1960s. Using violence to get what they want, the siblings orchestrate robberies and murders while running nightclubs and protection rackets. With police Detective Leonard "Nipper" Read hot on their heels, the brothers continue their rapid rise to power and achieve tabloid notoriety.

Genres:

Crime, Thriller

Director:

Brian Helgeland

Writers:

Brian Helgeland, John Pearson (book)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America, France
6.9

11 The Intern 2015

70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Nancy Meyers

Writer:

Nancy Meyers

Country:

United States of America
7.1

12 In The Heart Of The Sea 2015

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex is assaulted by something no one could believe—a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance.

Genres:

Thriller, Drama, Adventure, Action, History

Director:

Ron Howard

Writers:

Charles Leavitt (screenplay), Charles Leavitt (story) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

Spain, United States of America
6.9

13 The Brothers Grimsby 2016

Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Louis Leterrier

Writers:

Sacha Baron Cohen (story by), Phil Johnston (story by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

Australia, United States of America, United Kingdom
6.2

14 Everest 2015

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest of elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival.

Genres:

Adventure, Drama, Action

Director:

Baltasar Kormákur

Writers:

William Nicholson (screenplay), Simon Beaufoy (screenplay)

Countries:

Iceland, United States of America, United Kingdom
7.1

15 Nine Lives 2016

A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.

Genres:

Fantasy, Comedy, Family

Director:

Barry Sonnenfeld

Writers:

Gwyn Lurie, Matt Allen (as Matt R. Allen) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

China, France
5.3

16 Imperium 2016

Nate Foster, a young, idealistic FBI agent, goes undercover to take down a radical white supremacy terrorist group. The bright up-and-coming analyst must confront the challenge of sticking to a new identity while maintaining his real principles as he navigates the dangerous underworld of white supremacy. Inspired by real events.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Daniel Ragussis

Writers:

Michael German (story), Joe Turner Lin (Story Consultant) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.5

17 Hunt For The Wilderpeople 2016

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Director:

Taika Waititi

Writers:

Taika Waititi (screenplay), Barry Crump (based on the book "Wild Pork and Watercress" written by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

New Zealand
7.9

18 The Young Offenders 2016

Two teenage boys cycle 160 km on stolen bikes pursued by police to find a missing bale of cocaine worth 7 million euro. Set around the real event of Ireland's biggest cocaine seizure in 2007 of 440 million euro.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Peter Foott

Writer:

Peter Foott

Country:

Ireland
7.1

19 Sing Street 2016

A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Drama, Music

Director:

John Carney

Writers:

Simon Carmody (story), John Carney (screenplay)

Countries:

Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America
7.9

20 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping 2016

When his new album fails to sell records, pop/rap superstar Conner4real goes into a major tailspin and watches his celebrity high life begin to collapse. He'll try anything to bounce back, anything except reuniting with his old rap group The Style Boyz.

Genres:

Comedy, Music

Country:

United States of America
6.7

21 Paddington 2014

A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a new home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family.

Genres:

Comedy, Adventure, Family

Director:

Paul King

Writers:

Paul King, Hamish McColl (screen story by) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

France, United Kingdom, United States of America
7.2

22 Gifted 2017

Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.

Genres:

Drama, Family, Comedy

Director:

Marc Webb

Writer:

Tom Flynn

Country:

United States of America
7.6

23 Man Up 2015

A 34 year old single woman, Nancy, hung-over again, exhausted by the endless fruitless set ups by her friends, traveling across London to toast another 10 years of her parent's successful happy magical marriage runs in with a 40 year old divorcee, Jack, who mistakes her for his 24 year old blind date. Nancy, deciding to go with it, happens to hop on the most chaotic yet hilarious journey of her life which neither of them will ever forget.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Ben Palmer

Writer:

Tess Morris

Countries:

France, United Kingdom
6.8

24 Your Name 2016

A struggling musician moves in with his gay best friend in order to restart his life only to find himself falling in love with their lesbian roommate.

Director:

Hayden Woodhead

Writers:

Lou Ticzon (story), Justin Turnbull (story) | 2 more credits »
4.4