Movies like Instant Family 2018

When Pete and Ellie decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl, they find themselves speeding from zero to three kids overnight.

If you already watched and love Instant Family, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Instant Family.

1 Bumblebee 2018

On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary yellow VW bug.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Science Fiction

Director:

Travis Knight

Country:

United States of America
6.8

2 Murder Mystery 2019

After attending a gathering on a billionaire's yacht during a European vacation, a New York cop and his wife become prime suspects when he's murdered.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Action

Director:

Kyle Newacheck

Writer:

James Vanderbilt (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6

3 Tag 2018

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 should finally make him an easy target. But he knows they’re coming...and he’s ready.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Jeff Tomsic

Writers:

Rob McKittrick (screenplay by), Mark Steilen (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.5

4 Good Boys 2019

A group of young boys on the cusp of becoming teenagers embark on an epic quest to fix their broken drone before their parents get home.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Gene Stupnitsky

Country:

United States of America
6.7

5 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

6 Christopher Robin 2018

Christopher Robin, the boy who had countless adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood, has grown up and lost his way. Now it’s up to his spirited and loveable stuffed animals, Winnie The Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, and the rest of the gang, to rekindle their friendship and remind him of endless days of childlike wonder and make-believe, when doing nothing was the very best something.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Director:

Marc Forster

Writers:

A.A. Milne (based on characters created by), Ernest Shepard (based on characters created by) (as E.H. Shepard) | 5 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.3

7 What Men Want 2019

Magically able to hear what men are thinking, a sports agent uses her newfound ability to turn the tables on her overbearing male colleagues.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Adam Shankman

Writers:

Tina Gordon (screenplay by) (as Tina Gordon Chism), Peter Huyck (screenplay by) | 8 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.2

8 A Dog's Journey 2019

A dog finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he meets.

Genre:

Family

Director:

Gail Mancuso

Writers:

W. Bruce Cameron (screenplay by), Cathryn Michon (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

Hong Kong, India, China, United States of America
7.4

9 Second Act 2018

Maya, a 40-year-old woman struggling with frustrations from unfulfilled dreams. Until that is, she gets the chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts, and that it is never too late for a second act.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Peter Segal

Country:

United States of America
5.8

10 The Spy Who Dumped Me 2018

Audrey and Morgan, two thirty-year-old best friends in Los Angeles, are thrust unexpectedly into an international conspiracy when Audrey’s ex-boyfriend shows up at their apartment with a team of deadly assassins on his trail.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Susanna Fogel

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6

11 Isn't It Romantic 2019

For a long time, Natalie, an Australian architect living in New York City, had always believed that what she had seen in rom-coms is all fantasy. But after thwarting a mugger at a subway station only to be knocked out while fleeing, Natalie wakes up and discovers that her life has suddenly become her worst nightmare—a romantic comedy—and she is the leading lady.

Genres:

Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

Writers:

Erin Cardillo (screenplay by), Dana Fox (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.9

12 The Hate U Give 2018

Raised in a poverty-stricken slum, a 16-year-old girl named Starr now attends a suburban prep school. After she witnesses a police officer shoot her unarmed best friend, she's torn between her two very different worlds as she tries to speak her truth.

Genres:

Crime, Drama

Director:

George Tillman Jr.

Writers:

Audrey Wells (screenplay by), Angie Thomas (based upon the novel by)

Country:

United States of America
7.4

13 A Simple Favor 2018

Stephanie, a dedicated mother and popular vlogger, befriends Emily, a mysterious upper-class woman whose son Nicky attends the same school as Miles, Stephanie's son. When Emily asks her to pick Nicky up from school and then disappears, Stephanie undertakes an investigation that will dive deep into Emily's cloudy past.

Genres:

Crime, Comedy

Director:

Paul Feig

Writers:

Darcey Bell (based upon the novel by), Jessica Sharzer (screenplay by)

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.8

14 On The Basis Of Sex 2018

Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of sex discrimination.

Genres:

Drama, History

Director:

Mimi Leder

Country:

United States of America
7

15 Dr. Seuss' The Grinch 2018

The Grinch hatches a scheme to ruin Christmas when the residents of Whoville plan their annual holiday celebration.

Genres:

Animation, Family, Comedy, Fantasy

Writers:

Michael LeSieur (screenplay by), Tommy Swerdlow (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.3

16 Long Shot 2019

Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world -- a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former baby sitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter -- much to the dismay of her trusted advisers.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Jonathan Levine

Writers:

Dan Sterling (screenplay by), Liz Hannah (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

17 Fighting With My Family 2019

Born into a tight-knit wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic when they get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try out for the WWE. But when only Paige earns a spot in the competitive training program, she must leave her loved ones behind and face this new cutthroat world alone. Paige's journey pushes her to dig deep and ultimately prove to the world that what makes her different is the very thing that can make her a star.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Stephen Merchant

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
7.1

18 Aladdin 2019

A kindhearted street urchin named Aladdin embarks on a magical adventure after finding a lamp that releases a wisecracking genie while a power-hungry Grand Vizier vies for the same lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true.

Genres:

Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Comedy, Family

Director:

Guy Ritchie

Writers:

John August (screenplay by), Guy Ritchie (screenplay by)

Country:

United States of America
7

19 Night School 2018

Teddy Walker is a successful salesman whose life takes an unexpected turn when he accidentally blows up his place of employment. Forced to attend night school to get his GED, Teddy soon finds himself dealing with a group of misfit students, his former high school nemesis and a feisty teacher who doesn't think he's too bright.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Malcolm D. Lee

Country:

United States of America
5.6

20 Searching 2018

After David Kim's 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a detective is assigned to the case. But 37 hours later and without a single lead, David decides to search the one place no one has looked yet, where all secrets are kept today: his daughter's laptop.

Genres:

Thriller, Mystery, Drama

Director:

Aneesh Chaganty

Country:

United States of America
7.6

21 Ben Is Back 2018

19-year-old Ben Burns unexpectedly returns home to his family's suburban home on Christmas Eve morning. Ben's mother, Holly, is relieved and welcoming but wary of her son staying clean. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed, and a mother's undying love for her son is tested as she does everything in her power to keep him safe.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Peter Hedges

Writer:

Peter Hedges

Country:

United States of America
6.7

22 The Hustle 2019

Two female scam artists, one low rent and the other high class, compete to swindle a naïve tech prodigy out of his fortune. A remake of the 1988 comedy "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels."

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Chris Addison

Writers:

Stanley Shapiro (screenplay by), Paul Henning (screenplay by) | 5 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.4

23 Men In Black: International 2019

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

Genres:

Comedy, Science Fiction

Director:

F. Gary Gray

Country:

United States of America
5.6

24 The Upside 2017

Phillip is a wealthy quadriplegic who needs a caretaker to help him with his day-to-day routine in his New York penthouse. He decides to hire Dell, a struggling parolee who's trying to reconnect with his ex and his young son. Despite coming from two different worlds, an unlikely friendship starts to blossom.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Neil Burger

Writers:

Jon Hartmere (screenplay by), Éric Toledano (based on the motion picture "Intouchables" by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.9