Movies like Bubba Ho-Tep

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Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
 7.0
 44K
Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
Original name: Bubba Ho-tep
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bubba Ho-tep tells the "true" story of what really did become of Elvis Presley. We find Elvis as an elderly resident in an East Texas rest home, who switched identities with an Elvis impersonator years before his "death," then missed his chance to switch back. He must team up with JFK and fight an ancient Egyptian mummy for the souls of their fellow residents.
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, absurd, funny, talky, light, offbeat, cult film, melancholic ...
Plot: nightmare, roommate, president, musician, star, mummy, partners, good versus evil, odd couple, nurse, retirement home, mental illness, irreverent, heroes, ancient, lookalikes, elderly, self sacrifice, danger, heroic mission, deadly, rivalry, anti heroes, golden years, retirement home life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: texas, usa, egypt

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, dark humor, cult film and scary films with plots about supernatural, danger, mentor, dialogue, brutality, storytelling and violence mostly in Comedy, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Bubba Ho-Tep: My Name Is Bruce (2007), John Dies at the End (2012), Rapture-Palooza (2013), Hell Baby (2013), Ooga Booga (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
My Name Is Bruce (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: B Movie Legend Bruce Campbell is mistaken for his character Ash from the Evil Dead trilogy and forced to fight a real monster in a small town in Oregon.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, small town, heroic mission, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, evil force, save the world, survival, rescue, save the day, good versus evil, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
John Dies at the End (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A new drug promises out-of-body experiences, but users are coming back changed forever, and an otherworldly invasion of Earth is underway.
Style: dark humor, absurd, not serious, cult film, surreal ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: invasion, portal, buddies, save the world, alternate reality, anti heroes, monster, gory, drugs/alcohol, danger, adaptation, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Rapture-Palooza (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two teens battle their way through a religious apocalypse on a mission to defeat the Antichrist.
Style: humorous, dark humor, surreal, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, good versus evil, survival, disorder, chaos, danger, partners, friendship, devil, save the world, religion, faith ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.9
 9K
Hell Baby (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After she and her husband move into a haunted house, a woman gives birth to a demonic infant that wreaks havoc.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, scary, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, parody, haunted house, good versus evil, pregnancy, curses spells and rituals, danger, demons, demon, clergy, family, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 560
Ooga Booga (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Revenge is served on a spear when dirty cops brutally murder DEVIN, an innocent African-American med student. Devin’s soul is magically transferred into the body of an action figure named OOGA BOOGA. Armed only with his tribal weapon and the help ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, scary, humorous, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trailer park, crimes, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, danger, strong violent content, gory, racism, supernatural, deadly, spear, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 142K
Evil Dead II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ancient chants from “The Book of the Dead.” As they play the recording an evil power is unleashed ...
Style: cult film, scary, dark humor, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, blood splatter, curses spells and rituals, zombie, violence, slasher, survival, stabbing, axe, meat cleaver, evil dead, necronomicon ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1987, 1990s, 14th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 10K
The Revenant (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A horror movie/buddy comedy about Joey and his undead friend Bart who comes back from the dead as a revenant: an articulate zombie that needs to drink blood to arrest the decomposition of his body.
Style: exciting, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, imaginary, partners, supernatural, back from the dead, vigilante, deadly, criminal heroes, vampire, survival, vigilantism, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Haunted House (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A spoof of all the "found-footage/documentary style" films released in recent years.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, parody, ghost, domestic disturbance, danger, couple relations, supernatural, nothing goes right, disorder, stupidity, farce, surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1988, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 33K
Rubber (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, Angola
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the California desert, the adventures of a telepathic killer-tire, mysteriously attracted by a very pretty girl, as witnessed by incredulous onlookers.
Style: surreal, dark humor, absurd, melancholic, offbeat ...
Plot: desert, objects come to life, parody, supernatural, danger, filmmaking, absurdism, show, tire, crazy, artists and showbiz, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bordello of Blood (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Private eye Rafe Guttman is hired by repressed, born-again Katherine to find her missing bad-boy brother. The trail leads him to a whorehouse run by a thousand-year-old vampire and secretly backed by Katherine's boss, televangelist Jimmy ...
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, sexy, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, private detective, prostitute, brothel, danger, dangerous attraction, rivalry, supernatural, afterlife, missing person, televangelist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA, India
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two hillbillies are suspected of being killers by a group of paranoid college kids camping near the duo's West Virginian cabin. As the body count climbs, so does the fear and confusion as the college kids try to seek revenge against the pair.
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: nothing goes right, death, youth, buddies, in the woods, disorder, student, parody, friends, vacation, gory, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Army of Darkness (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.
Style: humorous, stylized, offbeat, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, zombie, prophecy, siege, good versus evil, magical, catapult, monster, chase, axe, fish out of water, warrior ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century, year 1992, 1990s, 14th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 10K
The Raven (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician who has been turned into a raven turns to a former sorcerer for help in this film loosely based on the Edgar Allen Poe poem.
Style: gothic, humorous, dark humor, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: sorcerer, good versus evil, parody, magician, castle, duel, raven, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, danger, escapades, presumed dead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
I'm Not Rappaport (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Old Nat Moyer is a talker, a philosopher, and a troublemaker with a fanciful imagination. His companion is Midge Carter, who is half-blind, but still the super of an apartment house. When he is threatened with retirement, Nat battles on his behalf. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, witty, talky ...
Plot: friendship, elderly, aging, odd couple, partners, couples, retiring, crimes, apartment building, lie, old age, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
House of My Father (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Scheming of a way to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves in a war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, funny, stylized ...
Plot: drug lord, farce, parody, organized crime, danger, escapades, cowboy, drug dealing, fall in love, eccentricity, gangsters, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Life After Beth (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, humorous, not serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural romance, zombie, danger, life turned upside down, couple relations, deadly, disorder, youth, young lovers, supernatural, drugs/alcohol, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 500K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, dark humor, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, danger, survival, plague, road trip, chaos and mayhem, parody, killings, amusement park, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Blood Moon Rising (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Devil's daughter rises from the grave bringing with her zombies, werewolves, vampires and the armies of Hell to destroy Earth. Mankind's only salvation is a young hippie girl and a comic book geek Darrel.
Style: dark humor, not serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, supernatural, vampire, opposites attract, parody, fall in love, love and romance, deadly, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 16K
Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, beaver, mutant, gory, deadly creature, danger, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Witches of Eastwick (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three single women in a picturesque village have their wishes granted - at a cost - when a mysterious and flamboyant man arrives in their lives.
Style: dark humor, sexy, light, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: witch, devil, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, small town, love and romance, supernatural, magic, mysterious character, promiscuity, tennis, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, rhode island, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Tall Man, that imposing menace from Morningside Mortuary, is back and once again haunting the thoughts of the now-adult Mike and his friend, ex-Ice Cream vendor Reggie. The two continue their hunt for the mysterious figure and in his path of ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, tall man, mausoleum, supernatural, gory, slasher, rescue, survival, martial arts, superhero, psychopath ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Phantasm IV: Oblivion (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Taking off immediately where the last one ended, in this episode Mike travels across dimensions and time fleeing from the Tall Man, at the same time he tries to find the origins of his enemy, and what really happened the night that his brother died. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, saga, serious, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, time travel, cemetery, tall man, mausoleum, supernatural, chases and races, obsessive quest, deadly, supernatural ability, heroes, escapades ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 5K
Vamp (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two fraternity pledges go to a sleazy bar looking for strippers to entertain their college friends.
Style: scary, dark humor, humorous, atmospheric, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, fraternity, supernatural, violence, dangerous attraction, slasher, supernatural ability, deadly, misfit, gang, ghost, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5.6
 7K
Bad Milo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A horror comedy centered on a guy who learns that his unusual stomach problems are being caused by a demon living in his intestines.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, not serious, dark humor, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: life turned upside down, deadly, losing-it hero, deadly creature, danger, breaking point, disorder, revenge, split personality, creature, secret, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, prom, back from the dead, gory, supernatural, save the day, anti heroes, unlikely couple, violence, survival, cheerleader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
What We Do in the Shadows (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Vampire housemates try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster some of the perks of being undead.
Style: dark humor, absurd, gothic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, goth, friendship, parody, werewolf, immortality, blood, social misfits, buddies, supernatural, roommate, reality tv ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1978
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 95K
Little Nicky (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the lord of darkness decides he will not cede his thrown to any of his three sons, the two most powerful of them escape to Earth to create a kingdom for themselves. This action closes the portal filtering sinful souls to Hell and causes Satan ...
Style: dark humor, not serious, humorous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: fish out of water, devil, hell, misfit, heavy metal, love affair, sibling relationship, fantasy world, family relations, disorder, stupidity, satan ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 21K
Creepshow 2 (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a ...
Style: anthology, scary, offbeat, serious, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, zombie, hitchhiker, blob, hit and run, gore, lake, revenge, supernatural, gory, slasher, frame up ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa, maine, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Cast a Deadly Spell (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a fantastical 1940s where magic is used by everyone, a hard-boiled detective investigates the theft of a mystical tome.
Style: semi serious, futuristic, suspenseful, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: private detective, zombie, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, good versus evil, investigation, danger, mystery, gangsters, chases and races, supernatural ability, crimes ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Reclusive vampires lounge in a lonely American town. They wear sun cream to protect themselves. A descendant of Van Helsing arrives with hilarious consequences.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, dracula, gory, supernatural, danger, criminal heroes, deadly, imaginary, deadly creature, heroes, rivalry, laboratory ...
Time: 80s
Place: united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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