Movies like The Dirt 2019

The story of Mötley Crüe and their rise from the Sunset Strip club scene of the early 1980s to superstardom.

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1 Shazam! 2019

A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Fantasy

Director:

David F. Sandberg

Writers:

Henry Gayden (screenplay by), Henry Gayden (story by) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.1

2 Childish Gambino: This Is America 2018

An exploration of the American relationship to race, guns and violence.

Genre:

Music

Director:

Hiro Murai

Country:

United States of America
9.2

3 Welcome To Marwen 2018

When a devastating attack shatters Mark Hogancamp and wipes away all memories, no one expected recovery. Putting together pieces from his old and new life, Mark meticulously creates a wondrous town named Marwen where he can heal and be heroic. As he builds an astonishing art installation — a testament to the most powerful women he knows — through his fantasy world, he draws strength to triumph in the real one.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, Fantasy

Director:

Robert Zemeckis

Writers:

Robert Zemeckis (screenplay by), Caroline Thompson (screenplay by)

Country:

United States of America
6.1

4 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

5 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.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Sean Anders

Country:

United States of America
7.3

6 The Happytime Murders 2018

In a world where human beings and puppets live together, when the members of the cast of a children's television show aired during the 1990s begin to get murdered one by one, puppet Phil Philips, a former LAPD detective who fell in disgrace and turned into a private eye, takes on the case at the request of his old boss in order to assist detective Edwards, who was his partner in the past.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Brian Henson

Writers:

Todd Berger (screenplay by), Todd Berger (story by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

China, United States of America
5.4

7 Super Troopers 2 2018

When an international border dispute arises between the U.S. and Canada, the Super Troopers- Mac, Thorny, Foster, Rabbit and Farva, are called in to set up a new Highway Patrol station in the disputed area.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime, Mystery

Director:

Jay Chandrasekhar

Writers:

Jay Chandrasekhar (as Broken Lizard), Kevin Heffernan (as Broken Lizard) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6

8 Holmes & Watson 2018

Detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson join forces to investigate a murder at Buckingham Palace. They soon learn that they have only four days to solve the case, or the queen will become the next victim.

Genres:

Mystery, Adventure, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Etan Cohen

Writers:

Etan Cohen, Arthur Conan Doyle (Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson were created by the late) (as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle)

Country:

United States of America
3.8

9 The Highwaymen 2019

In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless are worshiped by the public.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

John Lee Hancock

Writer:

John Fusco

Country:

United States of America
6.9

10 Gotti 2018

John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, History, Thriller

Director:

Kevin Connolly

Writers:

Leo Rossi, Lem Dobbs

Country:

United States of America
4.8

11 Multiplicity 1996

Construction worker Doug Kinney finds that the pressures of his working life, combined with his duties to his wife Laura and daughter Jennifer leaves him with little time for himself. However, he is approached by geneticist Dr. Owen Leeds, who offers Doug a rather unusual solution to his problems: cloning.

Genres:

Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction

Director:

Harold Ramis

Writers:

Chris Miller (short story), Chris Miller (screenplay) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.1

12 The Karate Kid 1984

Hassled by the school bullies, Daniel LaRusso has his share of adolescent woes. Luckily, his apartment building houses a resident martial arts master: Kesuke Miyagi, who agrees to train Daniel ... and ends up teaching him much more than self-defense. Armed with newfound confidence, skill and wisdom, Daniel ultimately faces off against his tormentors in this hugely popular classic underdog tale.

Genres:

Drama, Action

Director:

John G. Avildsen

Country:

United States of America
7.2

13 Life Itself 2018

As a young New York couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Dan Fogelman

Writer:

Dan Fogelman

Countries:

Spain, United States of America
6.8

14 Private Parts 1997

The auto-biographical story of Howard Stern, the radio-rebel who is now also a TV-personality, an author and a movie star.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Betty Thomas

Writers:

Howard Stern (book), Len Blum (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

15 National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 1989

It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but he manages to keep going knowing that his Christmas bonus is due soon.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Jeremiah S. Chechik (as Jeremiah Chechik)

Writer:

John Hughes

Country:

United States of America
7.6

16 White Boy Rick 2018

The story of a teenager, Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the police during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.

Genres:

Crime, Drama

Director:

Yann Demange

Country:

United States of America
6.4

17 Action Point 2018

A daredevil designs and operates his own theme park with his friends.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Tim Kirkby

Writers:

John Altschuler (screenplay by), Dave Krinsky (screenplay by) | 5 more credits »

Countries:

United States of America, South Africa
5.1

18 Shaft 2019

JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ’s youth, the legendary locked-and-loaded John Shaft agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem’s heroin-infested underbelly.

Genres:

Action, Crime

Director:

Tim Story

Writers:

Ernest Tidyman (based upon the character John Shaft from the novel by), Kenya Barris | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

19 Alita: Battle Angel 2019

When Alita awakens with no memory of who she is in a future world she does not recognize, she is taken in by Ido, a compassionate doctor who realizes that somewhere in this abandoned cyborg shell is the heart and soul of a young woman with an extraordinary past.

Genres:

Action, Science Fiction, Adventure

Director:

Robert Rodriguez

Writers:

James Cameron (screenplay by), Laeta Kalogridis (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.3

20 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

21 The Cake General 2018

Set in 1984, Hans Pettersson (Hasse P.) decides to create the largest sandwich cake ever made in order to put his home town, Köping, on the map.

Genre:

Comedy

Country:

Sweden
6.9

22 Conor Mcgregor: Notorious 2017

Conor McGregor is the biggest star in the history of Mixed Martial Arts. Filmed over the course of 4 years, Notorious is the exclusive, all-access account of Conor’s meteoric rise from claiming benefits and living in his parents' spare room in Dublin to claiming multiple championship UFC belts and seven figure pay-packets in Las Vegas.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Gavin Fitzgerald

Country:

Ireland
7.2

23 My Dinner With Hervé 2018

An unlikely friendship evolves over one wild night in LA between a struggling journalist and actor Hervé Villechaize, the world's most famous gun-tothing dwarf, resulting in life-changing consequences for both

Genres:

Drama, TV Movie

Director:

Sacha Gervasi

Writers:

Sacha Gervasi (story), Sean Macaulay (story) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7

24 The Last Laugh 2019

After moving to a retirement home, restless talent manager Al reconnects with long-ago client Buddy and coaxes him back out on the comedy circuit.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Greg Pritikin

Writer:

Greg Pritikin

Country:

United States of America
5.6