Movies like This Merry Planet

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This Merry Planet (1973)
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This Merry Planet (1973)
Original name: Эта веселая планета
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three cynical and emotionally detached aliens arrive on earth on New Year's eve with the mission of exploring and studying human behaviour but inevitably get pulled into a hillarious, nonsensical plot which makes them realize just how wonderful earth life can be with all its quirks, drama and humour.
Plot: alien, dancing, new year's eve party, dance, outer space

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out parody, humorous, psychotronic and sex comedy films with plots about alien, outer space, spacecraft, ufo, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish out of water and female nudity mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Musical genres. Some movies like This Merry Planet: Toomorrow (1970), Alien Avengers II (1997), Beer Money (2001), Man in Outer Space (1962), Plan 10 from Outer Space (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Toomorrow (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of students pay their way through school by forming a pop band called Toomorrow. Sonic vibrations from a special instrument called a ‘tonaliser’ cause an extraterrestrial to abduct the group, and have them entertain the Alphoid ...
Plot: performance, outer space, alien, band, cult, musician, student, spacecraft
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95%
Abdulladzhan, or Dedicated to Steven Spielberg (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union, Uzbekistan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Considering that Musakov’s Abdulladzhan (1991) was dedicated to Steven Spielberg, we might suggest that these four boys embody nothing more complicated than a conflict of youthful innocence with some ominous threat—the basic workings of E.T. ...
Style: parody
Plot: satire, outer space, surrealism, ufo, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Alien Avengers II (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Weird things are happening in the town of Justice, Arizona: three sheriffs have disappeared, and someone is killing the rancher's livestock in a bizarre, ritualistic fashion. Locals believe the incidents were caused by aliens... But a visiting ...
Plot: sheriff, alien, decapitation
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78%
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 428
Beer Money (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three guys find a space alien in the woods and attempt to sell it to a tabloid TV show, with disastrous results.
Plot: alien, beer, breasts, ufo, reporter, morality, dark humor
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Invasion of the Space Preachers (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A pair of dweebs are trying to vacation in the woods when they discover a crashed spaceship. They help the injured alien, who turns into a beautiful woman the next morning. Then with the help of their hillbilly friends the three take on the space ...
Style: gag humor
Plot: alien, exploding head, televangelist, satire, white trash, goofball, redneck
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Man in Outer Space (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this routine, allegorical sci-fi drama by Czech director Oldrich Lipsky, a disgruntled worker accidentally finds himself aboard a spaceship (long story), and five hundred years later he comes back with a super-advanced being to a whole new world. ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rocket, extraterrestrial, alien, outer space, satire, greed, invisibility, time travel, anti-hero, egocentric, change in lifestyle, spacecraft ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Plan 10 from Outer Space (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A woman accidentally discovers the Plaque of Kolob which leads her to discover an insidous alien plot for world domination documented by a disreputable early Mormon prophet. 'Plan 10 from Outer Space' is an eccentric comedy involving a ...
Plot: mormon, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Girl Explores Girl: The Alien Encounter (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Zorkon and Galaxia are a couple of aliens who come to Earth to learn how to reproduce in order to save their dying race. However, things go awry after Galaxia discovers that she's a lesbian, which in turn could undermine the success of their ...
Style: sexploitation film, sex comedy, parody
Plot: alien, girl on girl, female nudity, sex, outer space, erotica, swimming pool, bare breasts, nipples, lesbian sex, female humanoid alien, feminine wiles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Ah, Vaudeville, Vaudeville... (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A romantic love story set in a good old XIX century in the best traditions of Russian vaudevilles.
Plot: gypsy, dancing, singing, fortune teller, disguise, vaudeville
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Kraa! The Sea Monster (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Lord Doom, evil master of Proyas, the Dark Planet, sends Kraa the Sea Monster to Earth as part of his plan to dominate the galaxy. To keep the meddling hands of the Planet Patrol out of his scheme, he incapacitates their nearby space station. ...
Plot: outer space, alien, sea monster, midget, space station, evil plot, biker
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Space Thing (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A man is in bed reading Sci-Fi mags, and his wife seduces him. He then falls asleep, and the rest is his dream. He is from an alternate world, and disguises himself as an alien, then boards their ship, to keep them from attacking his planet. The ...
Style: erotic, sex comedy, cult film, parody, psychotronic
Plot: alien, alien space craft, female nudity, lesbianism, sexploitation, sex, whip, lesbian, outer space, lesbian sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), flying saucer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Dirty Blondes from Beyond (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: With the Galaxy under attack, Princess Farra and her beautiful bodyguard flee to a strange alien planet - Earth. They are pursued by the evil Empress and her henchwoman.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: alien, alien contact, alien space craft, male nudity, sex scene, female nudity, chase, lust, on the run, princess, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Turkish Star Trek (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Turkey
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The Enterprise picks up a Turkish hobo.
Style: parody
Plot: drifter, werewolf, baby, monster, mad scientist, alien, pregnancy, robot, outer space, bikini girl, salt
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The American Astronaut (2001)
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Samual Curtis's first mission in this bizarre science fiction musical comedy requires him to take a cat to a saloon on an asteroid. There, he meets his former dance partner (the Blueberry Pirate) and collects his payment: a device capable of ...
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: astronaut, outer space, space travel, space and aliens, disorder, future dystopia, fish out of water, delivery, girl, space station, planet, asteroids and comets ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Bunglers in the Planet Wars (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Coming from outer space, Prince Flick asks the Trapalhões to help him free his planet from the domain of evil Zuco and free Princess Myrna, who has been taken prisoner. He offers a reward, the four friends accept the mission and embark in a ...
Plot: space opera, planet, car chase, disco, giant spider, outer space, spacecraft, kidnapping, princess, alien, farce, assault
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Voyage of the Rock Aliens (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Aliens land in the mythical town of "Speelburgh, U.S.A" searching for the source of rock & roll. What they find is a gang of teenagers, led by Dee Dee (the inimitable Pia Zadora) and Frankie, along with Frankie's posse/rock ...
Style: parody, urban fantasy
Plot: alien, chainsaw, high school, giant squid, rock and roll, scout, sitting on a toilet, bullying, sea monster, female boss, visitor, saxophone ...
Time: 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Very Close Encounters of the Fourth Kind (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three nerdy students who have the hots for their sexy astronomy teacher hit upon the idea of pretending to be outer-space aliens, in the hopes of tricking her into going to bed with them.
Plot: teacher, alien, student, sex, ufo, female nudity, lesbian, school, joke, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfaithful wife, infidelity ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Out There (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Pulitzer Prize winning photographer is fired from his job for not being sensationalistic enough. After he purchases an old camera at a yard sale, he discovers some undeveloped film in it, including photos of an apparent alien abduction. When he ...
Plot: alien, camping, family, ufo, alien abduction, camera, conspiracy, accordion
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Tribulation 99: Alien Anomalies Under America (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Baldwin’s “pseudo-pseudo-documentary” presents a factual chronicle of US intervention in Latin America in the form of the ultimate far-right conspiracy theory, combining covert action, environmental catastrophe, space aliens, cattle ...
Style: cult film, experimental
Plot: conspiracy, alien, collage, television, bible quote, flying saucer, newsreel footage, stock footage, dictator, media, cia, satire ...
Place: latin america, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this musical comedy, Valerie is dealing with her philandering fiancé, Ted, when she finds that a trio of aliens have crashed their spaceship into her swimming pool. Once the furry beings are shaved at her girlfriend's salon, the women ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, offbeat, cult film ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: disco, spacecraft, romance, space and aliens, benign alien, alien, fish out of water, dancing, bikini, beauty salon, nosy neighbor, swimming pool ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 371
Spaced Out (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Low-budget aliens (three nice-looking women and a gay computer voice-over) crash-land in England and abduct four earthlings.
Style: sex comedy, parody
Plot: alien, sexually aggressive woman, psychiatrist, alien abduction, jukebox, bare breasts, small breasts, waitress, nipples, virgin, spacecraft, outer space ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
It's All Judas' Fault (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A prison-set musical about a female theater director who sets up a reinterpretation of the Crucifixion.
Plot: singing, dancing, looking at the camera, prison, nun, jail, talking to the camera, biblical quote, shakespearean quotation, part animation, passion, breaking the fourth wall ...
Place: turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Evil Alien Conquerors (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inept beings from the planet Kabijj land on Earth and attempt to behead all of its beings and take over the planet
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, alien invasion, race against time, escapades, danger, rivalry, disorder, space and aliens, sword, evil alien, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Alien Addiction (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Riko lives with his auntie in a rural town of New Zealand. He's habitually idle most days, hanging with his mates and causing trouble, until one day while out in the woods he stumbles across a UFO. Riko discovers two aliens, he befriends them, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, futuristic ...
Plot: alien, alien contact, human alien relationship, alien encounter, ufo, humour, escapades, alien space craft, lifestyle, alien creature, alien race, maori ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Sex and the Single Alien (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Harry Smith is your typical sexually-unfulfilled husband whose wife Olivia is more interested in UFOs than in him. With the help of his friend Sam, Harry makes Olivia believe that he has been abducted by aliens, when really he has an affair with the ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: orgasm, alien, ufo, strip club, adultery, husband wife relationship, stripper, telekinesis, female nudity, masturbation, moaning woman, mind control ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Men in White (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: National Lampoon's Men in White is a straight-to-television satirical parody of contemporary science fiction movies, mainly spoofing Men in Black and Independence Day. It debuted in 1998 on the Fox Family Channel.
Style: parody
Plot: ufo, puppet, president, white house, garbage, garbage truck, alien, superhero
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shurik Timofeev builds a working model of a time machine. By accident, Ivan Bunsha, an apartment complex manager, and George Miloslavsky, a petty burglar, are transferred to 16th century Moscow, while Tsar Ivan the Terrible goes into the year 1973.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, funny, mad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, adventure, fish out of water, comedy of errors, inventor, changing the past or future, escapades, race against time, impostor, goofy hero, misfit partners ...
Time: year 1973, 16th century
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Big Meat Eater (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After killing the crooked mayor a homicidal janitor named Abdullah goes to work for a butcher who has invented a new language for the town's planned futuristic theme park. In the butcher shop is a septic tank where scraps of meat are dumped ...
Style: scary, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, butcher, meat, alien, evil alien, alien encounter, graphic violence, mutant, disorder, chaos, murder, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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PK (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: This experimental satire is a comedy of ideas about an alien in the city, who asks questions that no one has asked before. They are innocent, child-like questions, but they bring about catastrophic answers. People who are set in their ways for ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, thought provoking, colourful ...
Plot: benign alien, society, supernatural, fish out of water, disorder, alien, love, cause and meaning, atheism, religion, satire, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Really Weird Tales (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The movie consists of three odd and strange tales that each teach a different lesson.
Style: psychotronic, parody, anthology, twist ending
Plot: alien, nun, mother superior, cure, real estate, explosion, androids
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%