10 best movies like Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019)

Movies similar to Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019): The Humorist, Love, Antosha, Low Tide, I Am Paul Walker, Whitney, My Dinner with Hervé, 3 Faces, Why Are We Creative?: The Centipede's Dilemma, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, Stan & Ollie.

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The Humorist (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, biography
Duration02:08
CharactersActors, Celebrities, Family
PlotDepression, Rivalry
PlaceRussia
StyleMakes me think, Touching

The Humorist is a film about a week in the life of Boris Arkadiev, a fictional Soviet stand-up comedian. Boris is tormented not only by external oppression and censorship but also by his own insecurities that poison all his relationships.

Love, Antosha (2019)
Markimdb: 8.3
Duration02:13
CharactersFriends, Actors, Directors, Mothers
PlotDeath, Art
PlaceRussia, Los Angeles, USA

From a prolific career in film and television, Anton Yelchin left an indelible legacy as an actor. Through his journals and other writings, his photography, the original music he wrote, and interviews with his family, friends, and colleagues, this film looks not just at Anton's impressive career, but at a broader portrait of the man.

Low Tide (2019)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, drama
Duration02:06
CharactersTeens, Brothers, Friends
PlotAdventure, Money, Relationship, Fidelity
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing, Action

Alan, Red, and Smitty spend high summer on the Jersey Shore roving the boardwalk and getting into trouble. But the discovery of good old fashioned treasure sets the friends on an escalating course of suspicion and violence in this atmospheric thriller.

I Am Paul Walker (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 7.7)
Genredocumentary
CountryUSA
CharactersActors, Celebrities
PlotOn real events

Explore the life and legacy of actor Paul Walker, the Southern California native who cut his teeth as a child actor before breaking out in the blockbuster Fast and Furious movie franchise.

Whitney (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredocumentary, music, biography
Duration01:44
CharactersActors, Celebrities, Singers
PlotOn real events

Filmmaker Kevin Macdonald examines the life and career of singer Whitney Houston. Features never-before-seen archival footage, exclusive recordings, rare performances and interviews with the people who knew her best.

My Dinner with Hervé (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, biography
Duration01:41
CharactersActors, Celebrities

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

3 Faces (2018)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama
Duration01:40
CharactersActors, Directors
PlotMissing people
PlaceVillage

The famous actress Behnaz Jafari has no idea what to do when she receives a video in which a young girl is begging for help after her family did not allow her to study at Tehran Theatrical University. Behnaz abandons her shoot and turns to the director Jafar Panahi so that they can help the girl deal with her problems together. They drive to the northwest of the country, where they meet the charming and generous people of a mountain village. But Behnaz and Jafar also observe that in these places, it is the traditions of their ancestors that completely determine the way of life.

Why Are We Creative?: The Centipede's Dilemma (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 7)
Genredocumentary
Duration02:07
CharactersCelebrities, Directors, Artists

A 30 years odyssey: the world's most intriguing artists and thinkers from the fields of visual art, music, filmmaking, acting, literature, philosophy, politics, business and science, are asked the same question: "Why are you creative?"

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, adventure
CountrySpain, Belgium, France, Portugal, United Kingdom
Duration02:16
CharactersActors, Knights, Dogs, Horses, Giants
PlotAdventure, Mental disorders, Travel, Time travel, Motorcycles, Death
PlaceVillage
StyleAtmospheric

Toby, a cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote. In the course of their comic and increasingly surreal adventures, Toby is forced to confront the tragic repercussions of a film he made in his idealistic youth.

Stan & Ollie (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
Duration01:37
CharactersActors, Friends, Comedians
StyleSoulful, Touching

With their golden era long behind them, comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy embark on a variety hall tour of Britain and Ireland. Despite the pressures of a hectic schedule, and with the support of their wives Lucille and Ida – a formidable double act in their own right – the pair's love of performing, as well as for each other, endures as they secure their place in the hearts of their adoring public

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All About Nina (2018)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration01:41
CharactersActors, Comedians
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles

Nina Geld's passion and talent have made her a rising star in the comedy scene, but she's an emotional mess offstage. When a new professional opportunity coincides with a romantic one, she is forced to confront her own deeply troubled past.

Kilimanjara (2018)
Mark4.4
Genrecomedy, adventure
CountryRussia
Duration01:42
CharactersFriends
PlotAdventure, Wedding
StyleLight, For a group of friends

At the wedding day the beautiful bride Marusya is left alone by her fiancé. She decides to find him by any cost with her friends and they travel to motherland of the groom – Azerbaijan – where they get into the greatest adventure they ever experienced.

A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 4.2)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:25
CharactersChildrens, Friends, Scientists, Warriors
PlotAdventure, Time travel
StyleDisney, For children

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

Tag (2018)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersFriends
PlotAdventure, Rivalry
StyleFor a group of friends, For men, Uplifting

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.

Green Book (2018)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
Duration02:10
CharactersDrivers, Friends, Musicians, Police
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleOscars, Fascinating, Light

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersTeens, Friends, Crocodiles
PlotComputer games, Adventure, Fight, Survival
PlaceNature, Jungle

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.

The Disaster Artist (2017)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersFriends, Actors, Directors
PlaceUSA

An aspiring actor in Hollywood meets an enigmatic stranger by the name of Tommy Wiseau, the meeting leads the actor down a path nobody could have predicted; creating the worst movie ever made.

Spielberg (2017)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.7)
Genredocumentary, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:08
CharactersFriends, Directors, Fathers
PlotLove, Art, Parenting
PlaceUSA

A documentary on the life and career of one of the most influential film directors of all time, Steven Spielberg.

Dave Made a Maze (2017)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersFriends, Losers
PlotAdventure
PlaceUSA

A frustrated artist gets lost inside the cardboard fort he builds in his living room.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:42
CharactersWizards, Monsters, Scientists
PlotMulti-part, Adventure, Travel, Relationship
PlaceNew York, USA

In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the American wizarding authorities after Newt, and threatens to strain even further the state of magical and non-magical relations.

War Dogs (2016)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, military
CountryUSA, Cambodia
Duration02:11
CharactersFriends, Scammers, Family, Military
PlotWeapon, Love, Political, Money, Relationship
PlaceOffice, USA

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.

Collateral Beauty (2016)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.8)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersFriends, Fathers
PlotDepression, Death
PlaceOffice, USA
TimeNew Year

Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty.

Electra Woman and Dyna Girl (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersPolice, Friends, Directors, Girlfriends
PlotSkirmishes
PlaceUSA

Two superheroes, Electra Woman and Dyna Girl, move from Akron to Los Angeles in hopes of making it big in the crime fighting world, only to find competition with other vigilantes and infighting amongst themselves.

Natural Born Pranksters (2016)
Markimdb: 3.6
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersFriends
PlotAdventure
PlaceUSA

The world’s three most notorious, ballsy, and outrageous pranksters come together for the first time to unleash the most epic pranks in an outrageous feature-film event. Jam-packed with cameos from some of YouTube’s biggest stars, watch as Roman Atwood, Dennis Roady, and Vitaly Zdorovetskiy take fearlessness and unbelievable social experiments to the next level.

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, music
CountryUSA, China
Duration02:12
CharactersMusicians, Friends, Celebrities
PlotDreams
PlaceUSA

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.

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryAustralia, USA
Duration02:30
CharactersTough guys, Gangsters
PlotAdventure, Cars, Racing, Chase, Survival, Time travel, Disasters, Apocalypse
PlaceUSA
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleFor men, For a group of friends, Popular, Exciting

An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order. There's Max, a man of action and a man of few words, who seeks peace of mind following the loss of his wife and child in the aftermath of the chaos. And Furiosa, a woman of action and a woman who believes her path to survival may be achieved if she can make it across the desert back to her childhood homeland.

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.7)
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:10
CharactersSpecial agents, Killers, Spy, Teens, Lifeguards
PlotWeapon, Adventure, Chase, Tracking
PlacePrison, School, USA
StyleMarvel

The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

Minions (2015)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
CharactersFamily
PlotAdventure, Travel
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleExciting

Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.

Ant-Man (2015)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersSuperhero, Ants, Family, Friends
PlotPeople reduction, Love, Prison Break
PlacePrison, USA
StyleMarvel, Popular, Exciting

Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.

Slow West (2015)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrethriller, drama, western
CountryUnited Kingdom, New Zealand
Duration02:09
CharactersTeens, Friends, Gangsters, Horses, Hunters
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Skirmishes
PlaceForest, USA, Wild West
StyleDisturbing

In the Old West, a 17-year-old Scottish boy teams up with a mysterious gunman to find the woman with whom he is infatuated.

Entourage (2015)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
CharactersPregnant, Friends, Actors, Celebrities
PlotRelationship, Cheating, Rivalry
PlaceHospitals, USA

Movie star Vincent Chase, together with his boys, Eric, Turtle and Johnny, are back…and back in business with super agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold. Some of their ambitions have changed, but the bond between them remains strong as they navigate the capricious and often cutthroat world of Hollywood.

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015)
Mark8 (imdb: 5)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:15
CharactersFamily, Friends
PlotTime travel, Adventure
PlaceAircraft, USA

Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in New York City - and dump them. They have three days to get to him and stop the proposal.

Mistress America (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA, Brazil
Duration02:30
CharactersStudents, Mothers, Fathers, Friends
PlotAdventure, Wedding, Betrayal, Loneliness, Chess
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleFancy

Tracy, a lonely college freshman in New York, is rescued from her solitude by her soon-to-be stepsister Brooke, an adventurous gal about town who entangles her in alluringly mad schemes. Mistress America is a comedy about dream-chasing, score-settling, makeshift families, and cat-stealing.

Tom and Jerry Spy Quest (2015)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:23
CharactersFriends, Family, Heroes
PlotWeapon, Adventure
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting

Two groups of classic cartoon characters come together in this fun-filled crossover with the popular action-adventure animated series Jonny Quest. Fans of all ages won't want to miss this heart-stopping adventure as tussling twosome Tom and Jerry join Jonny Quest and his pal Hadji and embark on a dangerous spy mission in order to save the world. It's just another day at the beach for the dueling Tom and Jerry ... until they bump into world-class junior spies Jonny Quest and Hadji and their canine companion, Bandit. When longtime Quest family nemesis Dr. Zin discovers that Jonny's father, Dr. Benton Quest, possesses a device that could solve the world's energy problems, Zin sends his evil cat army to steal it and capture Benton and his bodyguard, Race Bannon. That's when Jonny and his new furry friends spring into action! Get set for intrigue, thrills and suspense for the whole family. Tia Carrere and Tim Matheson lend their voices.

Birdman (2014)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersActors
PlotLoneliness, Split personality
PlaceUSA
StyleOscars, Popular

A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and family prove more difficult than expected.

Starry Eyes (2014)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA, Belgium
Duration01:36
CharactersActors
PlotObsession, Fear, Mystery
PlaceLos Angeles, USA
StyleDisturbing

A hopeful young starlet uncovers the ominous origins of the Hollywood elite and enters into a deadly agreement in exchange for fame and fortune.

John Wick (2014)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.4)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersKillers, Criminals, Tough guys, Hired assassins, Gangsters, Family, Friends
PlotSects, Fight, Weapon, Fidelity, Revenge
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleFor men, Best soundtracks, Worth watching

Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.

This Is the End (2013)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantasy, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersFriends, Actors
PlotApocalypse
PlaceParty, Los Angeles, USA

While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.

The Congress (2013)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, drama, cartoon
CountryIsrael, Germany, Poland, Luxembourg, Belgium, France
Duration01:58
CharactersActors
PlaceUSA, Parallel worlds
TimeFuture
StyleMakes me think, Smart

More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, Robin Wright decides to take her final job: preserving her likeness for a future Hollywood. Through a deal brokered by her loyal, longtime agent and the head of Miramount Studios, her digital doppelganger will be controlled by the studio, and will star in any film they want, with no restrictions. In return, she receives healthy compensation so she can care for her ailing son. Twenty years later, under the creative vision of the studio’s head animator, Wright’s double rises to immortal stardom. With her contract expiring, she is invited to speak at Miramount's "Futurological Congress". However, a group of terrorists plot an attack on the convention.

Baggage Claim (2013)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:46
CharactersFamily, Friends, Stewardesses
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship
PlaceAircraft, USA

Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé.

The Hangover Part III (2013)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersFriends, Gangsters
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Survival, Chase, Vacation
PlaceMexico
StyleFor men

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.

Zombieland (2013)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrehorror, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration00:28
CharactersZombie, Friends
PlotApocalypse, Adventure, War, Survival
TimeFuture

Four survivors are killin' zombies and searching for a place to call home.

Chinese Puzzle (2013)
Mark4.4 (imdb: 7)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance, USA, Belgium
Duration01:57
CharactersParents
PlotAdventure, Love, Relationship
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleTouching, Smart

Xavier is a 40-year-old father of two who still finds life very complicated. When the mother of his children moves to New York, he can't bear them growing up far away from him and so he decides to move there as well.

Steins;Gate: The Movie − Load Region of Déjà Vu (2013)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:30
CharactersFriends
PlotAdventure, Travel, Time travel, Time machine
PlaceJapan, Parallel worlds
TimeFuture

One year after the events of the anime, Rintarou begins to feel the repercussions of extensive time travel, and eventually completely fades from reality. Kurisu, being the only companion to remember him, now must find a way to bring him back.

Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Japan
Duration01:43
CharactersSuperhero, Teens, Friends, Gangsters, Partners
PlotLove, Fight, Skirmishes, Revenge
PlaceUSA

After Kick-Ass’ insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, he joins a patrol led by the Colonel Stars and Stripes. When these amateur superheroes are hunted down by Red Mist — reborn as The Mother Fucker — only the blade-wielding Hit-Girl can prevent their annihilation.

In a World... (2013)
Mark5 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
CharactersParents, Friends
PlotLove, War, Confrontation
PlaceUSA
StyleSoulful

An underachieving vocal coach is motivated by her father, the king of movie-trailer voice-overs, to pursue her aspirations of becoming a voice-over star. Amidst pride, sexism and family dysfunction, she sets out to change the voice of a generation.

Movie 43 (2013)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersFriends, Teens
PlotDate
PlaceUSA
StyleFancy

The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled "The Pitch", in which Charlie Wessler, a mad screenwriter, is attempting to pitch a script to film executive Griffin Schraeder. After revealing several of the stories in his script, Wessler becomes agitated when Schraeder dismisses his outrageous ideas, and he pulls a gun on him and forces him to listen to multiple other stories before making Schraeder consult his manager, Bob Mone, to purchase the film.

Hitchcock (2012)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:38
CharactersDirectors
PlotObsession
PlaceUSA

Hitchcock follows the relationship between director Alfred Hitchcock and his wife Alma Reville during the making of his most famous film "Psycho" - and the trials and tribulations the director faced from Hollywood censors.

The Guilt Trip (2012)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersFamily, Friends, Mothers
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Cars, Travel
PlaceOffice

An inventor and his mom hit the road together so he can sell his latest invention.

LOL (2012)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:37
CharactersGirlfriends, Teens
PlotLove, Time travel, Adventure
PlaceUSA

In a world connected by YouTube, iTunes, and Facebook, Lola and her friends navigate the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship while dodging their sometimes overbearing and confused parents. When Lola's mom, Anne, "accidentally" reads her teenage daughter's racy journal, she realizes just how wide their communication gap has grown.

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