10 best movies like Yes Man (2008)

Movies similar to Yes Man (2008): Christopher Robin, Thunder Road, Tulip Fever, Beauty and the Beast, Finding Mother, Green Book, All I Wish, All the Money in the World, A Fantastic Woman, Good Time.

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Christopher Robin (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:34
CharactersRevived toys, Family, Bears, Tigers
StyleCute, Touching, Disney, Makes me think, By books, Deep Meaning

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.

Thunder Road (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration01:59
CharactersPolice, Lawyers
PlotDepression, Funeral, Divorce, Dancing, Weapon
PlaceSchool

A police officer faces a personal meltdown following a divorce and the death of his mother.

Tulip Fever (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genremelodrama, drama, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:04
CharactersArtists
PlotMoney, Love

An artist falls for a married young woman while he's commissioned to paint her portrait. The two invest in the risky tulip market in hopes to build a future together.

Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, musical, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersMonsters
PlotLove, Magic, Relationship
PlaceEngland

A live-action adaptation of Disney's version of the classic tale of a cursed prince and a beautiful young woman who helps him break the spell.

Finding Mother (2017)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryKyrgyzstan
Duration01:58
CharactersFamily, Friends, Orphans
PlotLove, Adoption
PlaceLos Angeles, USA

A precocious orphan from Central Asia comes to America to find his long lost mother. Along the way he befriends a down on his luck small time hustler, and together they set in motion a daring scheme to solve all their problems. However, things don't go according to plan.

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.

All I Wish (2018)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersModels, Dogs, Musicians, Lawyers
PlotAdventure, Love, Dancing, Money
PlaceUSA

A woman struggles to escape the clutches of her overbearing, co-dependent mother, while gradually falling for a sexy, sophisticated attorney.

All the Money in the World (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
CountryUSA, Italy, United Kingdom
Duration02:08
CharactersMafia, Police, Detectives, Mothers, Billionaires
PlotLove, Abduction, Investigation, Blackmail
PlaceUSA
StyleAction

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

A Fantastic Woman (2017)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
CountryChile, Germany, Spain, USA
Duration02:36
CharactersPolice, Doctors, Dogs
PlotLove, Death, Dancing
PlaceHospitals

Marina's life is thrown into turmoil following the death of her partner. Mourning the loss of the man she loved, she finds herself under intense scrutiny from those with no regard for her privacy.

Good Time (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:04
CharactersPolice, Brothers, Friends
PlotRobbery, Chase
PlaceHospitals, USA, Prison

After a heist goes awry, a bank robber spends a night trying to free his brother from Riker's Island prison.

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Santa Clarita Diet (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
CharactersDoctors, Family, Friends, Mothers, Zombie
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleLight

They're ordinary husband and wife realtors until she undergoes a dramatic change that sends them down a road of death and destruction. In a good way.

Beach Rats (2017)
Mark3 (imdb: 6.4)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:58
CharactersTeens, Friends, Gay
PlotLove, Depression
PlaceUSA

An aimless teenager on the outer edges of Brooklyn struggles to escape his bleak home life and navigate questions of self-identity, as he balances his time between his delinquent friends, a potential new girlfriend, and older men he meets online.

The Child in Time (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:40
CharactersPolice, Family, Writers, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Depression, Relationship, Divorce, Creation
PlaceForest, England, School

Set two years after his daughter went missing, The Child In Time follows Stephen Lewis, a children's author, as he struggles to find purpose in his life without her. His wife Julie has left him, and his best friends Charles and Thelma have retired to the countryside, battling demons of their own. With tenderness and insight, the movie explores the dark territory of a marriage devastated, the loss of childhood, the fluidity of time, grief, hope, and acceptance. The Child In Time is a lyrical and heart-breaking exploration of love, loss, and the power of things unseen.

Businessmen (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama, crime
Duration01:34
CharactersBusinessmen, Friends
PlotSuccess, Money

Events in the "Businessmen" unfold in the era of the 90's, when the country is experiencing an economic crisis. Heroes of the film are among the first who stood at the origins of market relations in Kazakhstan.

Zoe (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrefantastic, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersRobots, Scientists
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Love, Relationship, Technology
StyleDeep Meaning, Makes me think

Two colleagues at a revolutionary research lab design technology to improve and perfect romantic relationships. As their work progresses, their discoveries become more profound.

Sorry to Bother You (2018)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 7)
Genrefantastic, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersLosers, Horses
PlotSuccess, Money, Dancing, End of the world
PlaceOffice

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.

Puzzle (2018)
Mark3 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama
Duration02:20
CharactersFamily, Housewives
PlotHappiness
PlaceParty
StyleDeep Meaning

Agnes is a woman who has reached her early 40s without ever venturing far from home, family or the tight-knit immigrant community in which she was raised by her widowed father. That begins to change in a quietly dramatic fashion when Agnes receives a jigsaw puzzle as a birthday gift and experiences the heady thrill of not only doing something she enjoys, but being very, very good at it.

100 Things (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy
Duration01:46
PlotMoney, Love, Happiness
StyleMakes me think, Deep Meaning, Fascinating

Best friends Toni and Paul decide to relinquish all of their belongings for 100 days, whereby they receive one of their items back on each day. During this challenge the two realize, that the only thing they cannot be without is their friendship. A story about contemporary materialism and the quest for the truely important things in life.

Dolemite Is My Name (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy
Duration03:03
CharactersActors
PlotSuccess, Money
PlaceLos Angeles, USA

The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.

Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA
Duration02:36
CharactersSuperhero, Raccoons, Gods, Friends, Heroes
PlotLove, Apocalypse, Time travel
PlaceSpace, USA, Spaceships
StyleMarvel, Long, Exciting, Popular

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

The Addams Family (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, family
Duration02:30
CharactersParents, Family, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
PlaceUSA, Mansions
StyleGothic

The Addams family's lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a treacherous, greedy crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.

Show Dogs (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 3.6)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:32
CharactersAnimals, Police, Dogs, Partners

Max, a macho, solitary Rottweiler police dog is ordered to go undercover as a primped show dog in a prestigious Dog Show, along with his human partner, to avert a disaster from happening.

How to Be Really Bad (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, family
CharactersDemons, Teens
PlotLove
PlaceSchool

The life of 14-year-old Lilith is similar to that of a normal teenager, but there is a peculiarity: she is the daughter of the devil and lives with him in hell. Because she is totally bored there and also wants to have fun and explore the world, she makes a pact with her father: she is allowed to go to earth for a week - but she has to convert a good person to evil there. If she succeeds in this challenge, she may stay on earth forever, otherwise she'll be waving a hell of a boring job in the bookkeeping of the underworld.

A Star Is Born (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.7)
Genremelodrama, music
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersMusicians, Singers
PlotSuccess, Love, Relationship
PlaceUSA
StyleAtmospheric, Soulful, Cute, Best soundtracks, Oscars, Interesting, Romantic, Touching

Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers — and falls in love with — struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer — until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

Beatriz at Dinner (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:33
CharactersParents, Businessmen, Nurses, Billionaires, Dogs, Lawyers
PlotLove, Jealousy, Relationship, Racing, Money
PlaceParty, Hospitals, USA, Hotels

Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide, and neither will ever be the same.

On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.9)
Genredrama, biography
Duration01:55
CharactersStrong women, Judge, Lawyers, Family
PlotSuccess, Obsession, Relationship
StyleInspirational, For girls, Uplifting, Smart, Unexpected ending

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.

Running for Grace (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.1)
Genremelodrama, adventure, family
Duration02:26
CharactersTeens, Orphans
PlotLove
PlaceJungle
StyleInspirational, Soulful, Bright, Vivid

An orphan boy of mixed race finds family with the newly arrived white village doctor in Hawaii. The boy can run like the wind, and begins bringing Doc's medicine to coffee pickers throughout the mountainous region. On an errand, the medicine runner meets the daughter of the plantation owner and a forbidden, young love blossoms like the white "Kona Snow" of the surrounding coffee trees.

Royal Matchmaker (2018)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, family
Duration00:36
CharactersPrincesses
PlotLove, Relationship, Seduction
StyleKind, Vivid

A struggling NYC matchmaker is hired by a king to find his son a suitable wife in time for a national celebration. As the clock ticks towards her deadline, the matchmaker finds him the perfect wife -- only to realize that she’s fallen in love with him!

Going in Style (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersPolice, Friends
PlotLoneliness, Bank robbery, Money
PlaceNew York, USA

Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.

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.

National Theatre Live: Les Liaisons Dangereuses (2016)
Genremelodrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:34
CharactersFamily
PlotWedding, Love, Revenge, Seduction, Money, Happiness
PlaceEngland

Marquise de Merteuil, former lover of Vicomte de Valmont, incites him to corrupt the innocent Cecile de Volanges before her wedding night, but Valmont has targeted the peerlessly virtuous and beautiful Madame de Tourvel.

Patti Cake$ (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrecomedy, drama, music
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
CharactersMusicians, Friends, Mothers
PlotLove, Art, Money
PlaceUSA
TimeHalloween

Straight out of Jersey comes Patricia Dombrowski, a.k.a. Killa P, a.k.a. Patti Cake$, an aspiring rapper fighting through a world of strip malls and strip clubs on an unlikely quest for glory.

Nine Lives (2016)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, family
CountryFrance, China, Canada
Duration02:25
CharactersFamily, Businessmen, Fathers, Cats, Animals
PlotAdventure, Love, Body exchange
PlaceHospitals, USA

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

Suicide Squad (2016)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:23
CharactersPartners, Criminals, Superhero, Killers, Scammers, Doctors
PlotWar, Adventure
PlaceHospitals, USA

From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.

Indignation (2016)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, China
Duration02:23
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Students, Jews
PlotLove, War, Happiness, Religious
PlaceUSA, College

In 1951, Marcus Messner, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with anti-Semitism, sexual repression, and the ongoing Korean War.

Drunk Company (2016)
Mark10
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration01:00
CharactersDoctors
PlotSuccess, Money
PlaceRussia, Hospitals

Comedy mini-series about doctor who cures hangovers

American Crime Story (2016)
Markimdb: 8.5
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:22
CharactersLawyers, Police
PlotInvestigation, Chase
PlaceHospitals, USA, Court

An anthology series centered around some of history's most famous criminals.

Marauders (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.5)
Genreaction, thriller, crime, detective
CountryCanada, USA
Duration02:03
CharactersPolice, Thieves
PlotRobbery, Money, Mystery, Investigation, Pursuit, Bank robbery
PlaceUSA

An untraceable group of elite bank robbers is chased by a suicidal FBI agent who uncovers a deeper purpose behind the robbery-homicides.

Ace the Case: Manhattan Mystery (2016)
Genrefamily, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersDogs, Police
PlotAdventure, Abduction, Investigation
PlaceUSA

While her mother is away on business, a young girl home alone with her older brother witnesses her neighbor's kidnapping. But no one believes her--not her brother, not the cops. So she takes matters into her own hands putting her life at risk to save her neighbor.

My Life as a Zucchini (2016)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama, family, cartoon
CountryLuxembourg, France
Duration02:05
PlotDepression

After his mother’s death, Zucchini is befriended by a kind police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home filled with other orphans his age. There, with the help of his newfound friends, Zucchini eventually learns to trust and love as he searches for a new family of his own.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
Duration01:35
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers
PlotLove
PlaceUSA, Prison

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

Zootopia (2016)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 8)
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersAnimals, Police, Scientists, Gangsters, Partners
PlotInvestigation, Conspiracies, Fight, Chase, Adventure, Missing people
PlaceUSA, Laboratory
StyleDisney, For children, For a cozy evening, Popular

Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.

The Accountant (2016)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.3)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersPolice, Family, Brothers, Friends, Autistic, Hired assassins
PlotFight, Investigation, Chase, Survival, Skirmishes
PlaceOffice, USA

As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.

American Made (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.1)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Japan, Colombia
Duration02:32
CharactersSmugglers
PlotSuccess, Money
PlaceUSA

The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.

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.

Love's Complicated (2016)
Mark5.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersWriters
PlotLove, Happiness, Relationship
PlaceUSA

Leah thinks all is fine coasting along in a relationship with the ever-predictable Edward until he surprises her and enrolls her in a conflict-management class. In the class, Leah finds herself locking horns with a handsome, radio talk-show host who thrives on making waves. Through the course, Leah develops new friendships, an inner strength she never knew she had and discovers real love should never mean settling for the easy and predictable.

Nocturnal Animals (2016)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:32
CharactersFamily
PlotLove, Cancer, Art
PlaceLos Angeles, USA

Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family vacation turns violent.

Deadpool (2016)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, melodrama, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:59
CharactersSuperhero, Mutant, Friends
PlotSuperpowers, Love, Slavery, Fidelity
PlaceNew York, USA
StylePopular, By comics, Exciting

Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.

La La Land (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, musical, music
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration02:16
CharactersMusicians, Actors, Pianists
PlotLove, Money, Dreams
StyleGood music

Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.

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