Movies like Griff The Invisible 2010

Griff, office worker by day, superhero by night, has his world turned upside down when he meets Melody, a beautiful young scientist who shares his passion for the impossible.

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1 Watching The Detectives 2007

Neil, a self proclaimed film geek and owner of Gumshoe video, has always been content to live vicariously through his favorite films noir. But when he meets Violet, a real-life femme fatale, his mundane world gets turned upside down and the line between reality and the movies quickly begins to blur. Will Neil step up and embrace a life full of adventure or retreat back to his comfortable couch?

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Paul Soter

Writer:

Paul Soter

Country:

United States of America
6.4

2 Peacock 2010

A man with a split personality fools his small town into believing his two alter egos are man and wife, although a struggling young mother holds the key to his past and sparks a battle between the personalities.

Genres:

Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Michael Lander

Writers:

Michael Lander, Ryan O Roy (as Ryan Roy)

Country:

United States of America
6.2

3 Cold Souls 2009

Paul Giamatti stars as himself, agonizing over his interpretation of "Uncle Vanya." Paralyzed by anxiety, he stumbles upon a solution via a New Yorker article about a high-tech company promising to alleviate suffering by extracting souls. Giamatti enlists their service -- only to discover that his soul is the shape and size of a chickpea.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction

Director:

Sophie Barthes

Writer:

Sophie Barthes

Country:

United States of America
6.4

4 Dead Like Me: Life After Death 2009

When George and her colleagues get a new boss whose focus is on moving souls quickly and enjoying life without consequences, the team begins to break the strict reaper rules. While her friends fall victim to their desires for money, success, and fame, George breaks another rule by revealing her true identity to her living family.

Genres:

Drama, Fantasy, Comedy

Director:

Stephen Herek

Writers:

Bryan Fuller (characters), John Masius | 5 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.1

5 City Island 2009

The Rizzos, a family who doesn't share their habits, aspirations, and careers with one another, find their delicate web of lies disturbed by the arrival of a young ex-con brought home by Vince, the patriarch of the family, who is a corrections officer in real life, and a hopeful actor in private.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Raymond De Felitta

Country:

United States of America
7.4

6 Red Dog 2011

Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, Family

Director:

Kriv Stenders

Writers:

Daniel Taplitz (screenplay), Louis de Bernières (book)

Country:

Australia
7.4

7 Retreat 2011

Kate and Martin escape from personal tragedy to an Island Retreat. Cut off from the outside world, their attempts to recover are shattered when a man is washed ashore, with news of airborne killer disease that is sweeping through Europe.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Carl Tibbetts

Country:

United Kingdom
5.8

8 Ceremony 2010

Sam Davis convinces his former best friend to spend a weekend with him to rekindle their friendship at an elegant beachside estate owned by a famous documentary filmmaker. However, it soon becomes clear that Sam is secretly infatuated with his ex, Zoe, who is now the filmmaker’s fiancée, and that his true intention is to thwart their impending nuptials. As Sam’s plan begins to unravel, he is forced to realize how complicated love and friendship can be.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Max Winkler

Writer:

Max Winkler

Country:

United States of America
5.5

9 Henry Poole Is Here 2008

Henry Poole abandons his fiancée and family business to spend what he believes are his remaining days alone. The discovery of a 'miracle' by a nosy neighbor ruptures his solitude and restores his faith in life.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Mark Pellington

Writer:

Albert Torres

Country:

United States of America
6.4

10 War, Inc. 2008

War Inc. is set in the future, when the fictional desert country of Turaqistan is torn by a riot after a private corporation, Tamerlane, owned by the former Vice President of the United States, has taken over the whole country. Brand Hauser, a hit man who suppresses his emotions by gobbling down hot sauce, is hired by the corporation's head to kill the CEO of their competitors.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller

Director:

Joshua Seftel

Country:

Bulgaria
5.6

11 Wild Target 2010

Victor Maynard is a middle-aged, solitary assassin who lives to please his formidable mother, despite his own peerless reputation for lethal efficiency. His professional routine is interrupted when he finds himself drawn to one of his intended victims. After sparing her life, he unexpectedly acquires a young apprentice. Believing Victor to be a private detective, his two new companions tag along, while he attempts to thwart the murderous attentions of his unhappy client.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Jonathan Lynn

Writers:

Lucinda Coxon (screenplay), Pierre Salvadori (film "Cible émouvante")

Countries:

France, United Kingdom
6.8

12 Shrink 2009

Unable to cope with a recent personal tragedy, LA's top celebrity shrink turns into a pothead with no concern for his appearance and a creeping sense of his inability to help his patients.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Jonas Pate

Writers:

Thomas Moffett, Henry Reardon (story)

Country:

United States of America
6.7

13 Defendor 2009

A crooked cop, a mob boss and the young girl they abuse are the denizens of a city's criminal underworld. It's a world that ordinary Arthur Poppington doesn't understand and doesn't belong in, but is committed to fighting when he changes into a vigilante super-hero of his own making, Defendor. With no power other than courage Defendor takes to the streets to protect the city's innocents.

Genres:

Drama, Action, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Peter Stebbings

Writer:

Peter Stebbings

Countries:

Canada, United Kingdom, United States of America
6.8

14 Paper Man 2009

A coming-of-middle-age comedy that chronicles the unlikely friendship between failed author Richard Dunne and a Long Island teen who teaches him a thing or two about growing up, all under the disapproving eye of his long-suffering wife and his imaginary Superhero friend.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Country:

United States of America
6.6

15 Timer 2009

When implanted in a person's wrist, a TiMER counts down to the day the wearer finds true love. But Oona O'Leary faces the rare dilemma of a blank TiMER. Her soul mate - whoever and wherever he is - has yet to have a TiMER implanted. Staring down the barrel of thirty and tired of waiting for her would-be life partner to get off the dime, Oona breaks her own rules and falls for Mikey, a charming and inappropriately young supermarket clerk with a countdown of four months.

Genres:

Fantasy, Drama, Comedy, Science Fiction, Romance

Director:

Jac Schaeffer

Writer:

Jac Schaeffer

Country:

United States of America
6.5

16 Middle Of Nowhere 2008

The film follows Grace, a young woman whose irresponsible mother blows her college fund on her younger sister's beauty pageant campaign.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

John Stockwell

Writer:

Michelle Morgan

Country:

United States of America
6.5

17 A Bag Of Hammers 2011

Two misfit best friends incapable of growing up, whose direction is tested by an abandoned child, worn beyond his years; together they invent the family they've always needed.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Brian Crano

Country:

United States of America
6.6

18 The Amateurs 2005

Sex sells in America and these guys know it. The Amateurs follows a small town band of loveable losers who hit upon an idea that can make their dreams and fantasies come true. Thinking they've found the road to riches and fame they decide to make the world's most innocent adult film. Everyman's fantasy turns into a hilarious misadventure when they find they're in way over their heads.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Michael Traeger

Writer:

Michael Traeger

Countries:

Germany, United States of America
6.3

19 Jesus Henry Christ 2011

At the age of ten, Henry James Hermin, a boy who was conceived in a petri-dish and raised by his feminist mother, follows a string of Post-It notes in hopes of finding his biological father.

Genres:

Comedy, Family

Director:

Dennis Lee

Writers:

Dennis Lee (screenplay), Dennis Lee (short film)

Country:

United States of America
6.4

20 A Fantastic Fear Of Everything 2012

Jack is a children's author turned crime novelist whose detailed research into the lives of Victorian serial killers has turned him into a paranoid wreck, persecuted by the irrational fear of being murdered. When Jack is thrown a life-line by his long-suffering agent and a mysterious Hollywood executive takes a sudden and inexplicable interest in his script, what should be his big break rapidly turns into his big breakdown, as Jack is forced to confront his worst demons; among them his love life, his laundry and the origin of all fear.

Genres:

Comedy, Thriller, Horror

Directors:

Crispian Mills, Chris Hopewell (co-director)

Writer:

Crispian Mills (screenplay)

Country:

United Kingdom
5.8

21 A Little Help 2010

It's a movie for everyone whose life has been thrown off-course, out of whack, or simply not turned out the way they planned it. In other words, it's a movie for everyone, period. Set in suburban Long Island in the summer of 2002, with the psychic wounds of 9/11 still fresh, A Little Help is a story that takes a comic, searching and profoundly empathetic look at a few pivotal months in the life of dental hygienist Laura Pehlke (Jenna Fischer)-an ordinary woman whose life suddenly flies off the rails-and her heroic efforts to re-establish a sense of security and normalcy for herself and her son.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Country:

United States of America
5.6

22 The Winning Season 2009

A comedy centered on a has-been coach who is given a shot at redemption when he's asked to run his local high school's girls basketball team

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Jim Strouse (as James C. Strouse)

Writer:

Jim Strouse (as James C. Strouse)

Country:

United States of America
6.6

23 Butter 2011

An adopted girl discovers her talent for butter carving and finds herself pitted against an ambitious local woman in their Iowa town's annual contest.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Jim Field Smith

Writer:

Jason A. Micallef (as Jason Micallef)

Country:

United States of America
6.2

24 Permanent 2017

This comedy, set in 1983 in small town Virginia, centers around a 13 year old and her family. The story of a hairstyle gone incredibly wrong and a young girl's plight to fit in while encountering bullies at a new school.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Colette Burson

Writer:

Colette Burson

Country:

United States of America
5.5