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, melancholic, atmospheric ...
Plot: nightmare, roommate, president, musician, star, mummy, partners, good versus evil, retirement home, odd couple, nurse, mental illness, irreverent, heroes, ancient, lookalikes, elderly, self sacrifice, danger, heroic mission, deadly, rivalry, anti heroes, golden years, retirement home life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: texas, usa, egypt

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Most similar movies to Bubba Ho-Tep

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, dark humor, scary and offbeat films with plots about supernatural, danger, dialogue, brutality, storytelling, transformation and mentor mostly in Comedy, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Bubba Ho-Tep: My Name Is Bruce (2007), Rapture-Palooza (2013), John Dies at the End (2012), Hell Baby (2013), I'm Not Rappaport (1996). 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, exciting, offbeat, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, small town, agent, birthday, mummy, cult, monster, good versus evil, gory, artists and showbiz, heroes, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, friendship, chaos, danger, disorder, partners, devil, save the world, religion, sin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
John Dies at the End (2012)
Genre: Comedy, 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, surreal, humorous, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: invasion, portal, buddies, save the world, alternate reality, anti heroes, monster, gory, danger, drugs/alcohol, adaptation, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, parody, haunted house, good versus evil, pregnancy, curses spells and rituals, clergy, danger, demons, family, stupidity, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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I'm Not Rappaport (1996)
Genre: Comedy
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, witty, not serious, talky ...
Plot: friendship, partners, odd couple, aging, elderly, crimes, retiring, couples, father daughter relationship, lie, apartment building, african american ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.8
 137K
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: scary, dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: blood splatter, knight, curses spells and rituals, zombie, violence, stabbing, survival, axe, slasher, necronomicon, tape recorder, spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 14th century, 1990s, year 1987
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.5
 521
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, scary, suspenseful, humorous, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trailer park, spear, deadly, gory, supernatural, racism, urban, vengeance, danger, witnessing a crime, violence spree, puppets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 32K
Rubber (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, Angola, USA
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, offbeat, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: desert, objects come to life, tire, parody, imaginary, supernatural ability, artists and showbiz, violence spree, crimes, chases and races, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, brothel, prostitute, private detective, femme fatale, danger, rivalry, supernatural, dangerous attraction, afterlife, missing person, televangelist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
What We Do in the Shadows (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand, USA
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, friendship, werewolf, goth, supernatural, immortality, blood, parody, social misfits, buddies, roommate, reality tv ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1978
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 9K
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, raven, castle, duel, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, escapades, haunted by the past ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, semi serious, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, zombie, magical, prophecy, siege, good versus evil, tombs and skeletons, monster, chase, axe, fish out of water, army ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century, year 1992, 1990s, 14th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: ghost, haunted house, domestic disturbance, danger, parody, couple relations, supernatural, disorder, nothing goes right, stupidity, seance, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 468K
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: humorous, absurd, not serious, dark humor, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, survival, danger, road trip, chaos and mayhem, parody, amusement park, killings, young man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., cross country, usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, humorous, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: zombie, imaginary, love and romance, supernatural, vampire, odd couple, unlikely couple, unlikely partners, escapades, young heroes, fall in love, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: dark humor, offbeat, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, blood, back from the dead, friends, buddies, partners, deadly, crimes, imaginary, criminal heroes, survival, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA, India, UK
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, in the woods, buddies, disorder, youth, student, stupidity, friends, vacation, parody, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, back from the dead, prom, gory, supernatural, save the day, anti heroes, unlikely couple, violence, survival, cheerleader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: atmospheric, semi serious, futuristic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: private detective, zombie, good versus evil, investigation, curses spells and rituals, mystery, chases and races, gangsters, supernatural ability, danger, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, dark humor, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, time travel, tall man, mausoleum, cemetery, supernatural, deadly, ghost, vengeance, rescue, race against time, gory ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, tall man, mausoleum, supernatural, gory, slasher, danger, superhero, survival, psychopath, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, danger, life turned upside down, couple relations, youth, disorder, deadly, supernatural, young lovers, drugs/alcohol, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ 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: devil, witch, good versus evil, love and romance, wizards and magicians, small town, supernatural, magic, mysterious character, tennis, promiscuity, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, rhode island, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 6.0
 13K
Vampire's Kiss (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A publishing executive is visited and bitten by a vampire and starts exhibiting erratic behavior. He pushes his secretary to extremes as he tries to come to terms with his affliction. The vampire continues to visit and drink his blood, and as his ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, absurd, psychological, macabre ...
Plot: vampire, mental illness, insanity, supernatural, imaginary, hallucination, losing-it hero, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, bite, delusion, psychology ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.6
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Orcs! (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Faced with extinction, two park rangers are forced to defend the national park against hordes of rampaging orcs. Ancient and long forgotten, these orcs are unleashed from the depths of the mountains, and they won't stop until we're all ...
Style: offbeat, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: escapades, misfit partners, deadly creature, adventure, heroes, goofy hero, survival, partners, gory, disorder, in the woods, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 93K
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, humorous, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: hell, fish out of water, fantasy world, misfit, heavy metal, love affair, sibling relationship, devil, family relations, disorder, stupidity, end of the world ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: offbeat, rough, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, rivalry, small town, danger, gory, deadly, supernatural, criminal heroes, imaginary, deadly creature, ancient mystery, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 4K
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, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, chase, fraternity, strip club, murder, supernatural, college, violence, uninhibited rivalry, ghost, bar, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 56K
Krampus (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A horror comedy based on the ancient legend about a pagan creature who punishes children on Christmas.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, suspenseful, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, legends and myths, supernatural, demon, monster, santa claus, danger, family, power outage, child in peril, creature, blizzard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 38K
Creepshow (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, scary, macabre, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, gory, cult, danger, death, violence, torture, back from the dead, multiple storylines, transformation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 19th century, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%