Movies like The Falls 1980

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The Falls (1980)
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The Falls (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The exploration of the effects of an unexpected catastrophe, known as VUE (violent unknown event) through the bios of 92 survivors.
Style: humorous, offbeat, captivating, surreal, experimental, stylized, not serious, parody
Plot: apocalypse, survival, distopia, plague, supernatural, satire, human nature, chaos and mayhem, chaos, disorder, worldwide chaos, catastrophe, mutant, immortality, bird, cinema, survivor, surrealism, film industry
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, offbeat, not serious and parody films with plots about disorder, satire, chaos, escapades, chaos and mayhem, danger and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like The Falls: Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy (2012), The Bed Sitting Room (1969), Britannia Hospital (1982), Disaster Movie (2008), The World's End (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures Of Noel And His Friends Smooth, Andy Warhol And Dolly.
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, experimental, stylized ...
Plot: silly humor, disorder, butler, satire, makeover, surrealism, police, gym teacher, imaginary, profanity, knife wound, postmodernism
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Bed Sitting Room (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the hazy aftermath of World War III, the fallout from a 'nuclear misunderstanding' (which lasted two minutes and twenty eight seconds, including the signing of the peace treaty) is producing strange mutations amongst the survivors, and ...
Style: stylized, offbeat, humorous, surreal, not serious ...
Plot: satire, post apocalypse, radiation, farce, future dystopia, chaos, dark humor, disorder, escapades, imaginary, society, human nature ...
Time: future
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Britannia Hospital (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Britannia Hospital, an esteemed English institution, is marking its gala anniversary with a visit by the Queen Mother herself. But when investigative reporter Mick Travis arrives to cover the celebration, he finds the hospital under siege by ...
Style: semi serious, witty, offbeat, humorous, clever ...
Plot: hospital, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), society, state affairs, nothing goes right, journalism, fighting the system, mad scientist, chaos and mayhem, doctors and patients, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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 89K
Disaster Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In DISASTER MOVIE, the filmmaking team behind the hits "Scary Movie," "Date Movie," "Epic Movie" and "Meet The Spartans" this time puts its unique, inimitable stamp on one of the biggest and most bloated movie ...
Style: parody, not serious, absurd, satirical, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chaos, heroes, survival, escapades, investigation, nothing goes right, natural disaster, catastrophe, sarcasm, mystery, sexual humor, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Hellacious Acres: The Case of John Glass (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Glass, wakes up in a desolated barn from a long cryogenic slumber, to be informed that not only the planet has been devastated by a third world war, but reduced to little habitability by a subsequent alien invasion. He also learns that in order ...
Style: humorous, captivating, tense, not serious, offbeat
Plot: heroic mission, apocalypse, dark humor, chaos, evil alien, nothing goes right, escapades, heroes, disorder, solitary, alien, extraterrestrial ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The World's End (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: witty, humorous, absurd, twists and turns, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, small town, anti hero, british, reunion, obsessive quest, bar, anti heroes, escapades, profanity, alcohol abuse, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
And Now for Something Completely Different (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: And Now for Something Completely Different is a film spin-off from the television comedy series Monty Python's Flying Circus featuring favourite sketches from the first two seasons.
Style: parody, surreal, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: lumberjack, monty python, satire, chef, farce, stupidity, compilation, obstacle course, foot race, blackmail, cult, silly humor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Stag Night of the Dead (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: If the mysterious plague sweeping the nation wasn't bad enough, Dean is still going ahead with his doomed wedding tomorrow morning. That leaves him with a choice. Pick up the button holes and chocolate fountain as instructed by bridezilla, ...
Style: rough, humorous, not serious, captivating, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, deadly, buddies, danger, government facility, gory, undead, sexual content, profanity, supernatural, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Cracking Up (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: What would happen if a 9.7 magnitude earthquake were to strike the L.A. area? This is what "Cracking Up" looks at from the lighter side. The movie is composed of individual skits of original material by the actors spun around this ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, parody
Plot: escapades, adventure, danger, media, disorder, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, satire, media satire, earthquake, absurd humor
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Freaked (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A vain actor, his best friend, and an activist end up at a mutant freak farm run by a weirdo scientist.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, mad scientist, goofy hero, betrayal, escapades, countryside, disorder, farce, heroes, nothing goes right, silly humor, brat ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.0
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Human Highway (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Human Highway is a 1982 comedy film starring and co-directed by Neil Young under his pseudonym Bernard Shakey. Dean Stockwell co-directed the film and acted along with Russ Tamblyn, Dennis Hopper, and the band Devo. Included is a collaborative ...
Style: not serious, exciting, surreal, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: acid, post apocalypse, surrealism, workplace situations, boss and employee, rock, small town, technology gone awry, alien encounter, apocalypse, chaos, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three men walk into a bar; two geeks and a cynic. They are three ordinary blokes who all have dreams and hopes for an exciting and better future
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, not serious, tricky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, alternate reality, time machine, sent to the future, friendship, disorder, existence paradox, parallel universe, loser, time loop, underdog, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Just for the Record (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A year after the collapse of a low-budget British rom-com, documentary maker Andy Wiseman sets out to find out what went wrong. He speaks to the producer, Nicholas Johnson, an alcoholic whose office is a lap-dancing club, the writer, Flynn Beatty, ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, clever, cynical ...
Plot: womanizer, nothing goes right, disorder, filmmaking, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, film industry, expose, karate, actress, strip club ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Body Melt (1993)
Genre: Horror, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Residents of peaceful Pebbles Court, Homesville, are being used unknowingly as test experiments for a new 'Body Drug' that causes rapid body decomposition (melting skin etc.) and painful death.
Style: disturbing, rough, offbeat, serious, scary ...
Plot: pregnancy, car accident, transformation, mutant, crimes, escapades, investigation, danger, mad scientist, supernatural ability, zombie, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a 1978 comedy film directed by John De Bello and starring David Miller. The film is a spoof of B-movies. Made on a budget of less than USD $100,000, the story involves tomatoes becoming sentient by unknown means and ...
Style: cult film, parody, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, tomato, rescue, espionage, survival, space and aliens, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, chaos, vegetable, insanity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Day at the Museum (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Un conservateur terrorisé par les plantes vertes, une mère plastifiée pour être exposée, un ballet de Saintes Vierges, des gardiens épuisés par Rodin, un ministre perdu dans une exposition de sexes, une voiture disparue au parking Rembrandt, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating, clever ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: satire, tour guide, disorder, artists and showbiz, human nature, art exhibition, modern art, art museum, performer's life, snobbism, stowaway, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Jeff Dunham: Minding the Monsters (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Stand-up comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham. Enter the ultimate hunted house where Walter transforms into something grumpier than he already is! Watch Bubba J. rise from the dead! Meet Peanut's alter ego, The Purple Venger of the Night, and ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: halloween, haunted house, goofy hero, disorder, chaos and mayhem, terrorism, divorce, ventriloquist, supernatural, monster, ghost, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Death Kappa (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When military experiments go haywire and trigger an atomic bomb, the consequences are of epic proportions. A monster arrives in the midst of the nuclear fallout, and Japan's defenses are helpless against it. Mankind's only savior is an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: good versus evil, save the day, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, rivalry, mad scientist, supernatural, disorder, deadly, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Simon (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of scientist take Simon, a psychology professor, as a test person for a brainwash experiment. After that they try to convince him that he was a living-being from another planet
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, weird, surreal ...
Plot: evolution, scientist, brainwashing, farce, self discovery, mistaken identity, friendship, experiment gone awry, hidden identity, space and aliens, friends, disorder ...
Time: 70s, future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution". In the tradition of ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, media, showbiz, media satire, chaos and mayhem, chaos, laser, filmmaking, disorder, social satire ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Clockwise (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An uncompromising British school headmaster finds himself beset by one thing going wrong after another.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: train, chaos, school, race against time, obsession, nothing goes right, disorder, power relations, profanity, teachers and students, comedy of errors, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Alien Autopsy (2006)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Humouristic reconstruction of the 1995 scandal when two British lads were accused of having faked a documentary from the Roswell incident in 1947.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: ufo, alien, hoax, filmmaking, friends, cons and scams, partners, prank, dishonesty, media, top secret, autopsy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.9
 4K
Big Train (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Big Train is a surreal British television comedy sketch show created by Arthur Mathews and Graham Linehan, writers of the successful sitcom Father Ted. The first series was broadcast on BBC Two in 1998, while the second, in which Linehan was not ...
Style: surreal, witty, humorous, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: comedian, disorder, silly humor, satire, irreverence, joke, absurd humor, social satire, british tv, british, absurdism, actress playing multiple roles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Mutant World (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A decade after a disastrous meteor impact wipes out most of society, a group of survivalists emerge to find themselves on a twisted version of the old Earth, with a nascent society besieged by vicious marauders, ferocious mutants, and the dreadful ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, survival, chaos, danger, deadly, deadly creature, future dystopia, apocalypse, supernatural, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, graphic violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hey, Happy! (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set in empty junkyards of Winnipeg, Sabu works in a pornography store and we view him as he approaches the end of his quest to sleep with 2000 men (which is eased by the fact that he works at a porno store). For his final conquest, he desires ...
Style: semi serious, futuristic, humorous, surreal, sexy ...
Plot: apocalypse, catastrophe, couples, friends, strong sexual content, satire, future dystopia, sexual relations, space and aliens, gays and lesbians, social misfits, surrealism ...
Time: future, year 2000, near future, 2000s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Last of the Living (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A contagious virus is turning everyone into zombies, and the only hope for survival lies in the hands of three couch potatoes.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: survival, zombie, save the world, apocalypse, chaos, danger, virus, human flesh, comedy team, deadly, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Starving Games (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this Hunger Games spoof, Kantmiss Evershot must fight for her life in the 75th annual Starving Games, where she could also win an old ham, a coupon for a foot-long sub, and a partially eaten pickle.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, absurd, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, danger, goofy hero, disorder, superhero, survival, heroes, female protagonist, fight, investigation, struggle for survival, toilet humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Zombie Diaries (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the early part of the 21st Century, an unknown virus began spreading among the populous. Within weeks it had engulfed the entire planet, from the smallest communities to the greatest cities. Upon the death of its host, the virus would reanimate ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, futuristic
Plot: zombie, race against time, apocalypse, survival, danger, gory, on the run, rescue, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 6K
Visioneers (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Visioneer George Washington Winsterhammerman lives a comfortable but monotonous life in this slightly futuristic black comedy. When people start exploding from stress and George is showing early symptoms, he's forced to examine his life. Taking ...
Style: surreal, futuristic, not serious, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: workplace, self discovery, estrangement, satire, future dystopia, society, golf, existentialism, dreams, loneliness, life philosophy, distopia ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.7
 3K
Galaxina (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Galaxina is a lifelike, voluptuous android who is assigned to oversee the operations of an intergalactic Space Police cruiser captained by incompetent Cornelius Butt. When a mission requires the ship's crew to be placed in suspended animation ...
Style: parody, futuristic, humorous, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, alien, fall in love, adventure, space and aliens, space travel, motorcycle, danger, disorder, outer space, supernatural romance, cryogenics ...
Time: future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%