Movies like The Kentucky Fried Movie

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The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
 6.5
 17K
The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A series of loosely connected skits that spoof news programs, commercials, porno films, kung-fu films, disaster films, blaxploitation films, spy films, mafia films, and the fear that somebody is watching you on the other side of the TV.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, absurd, talky, light, offbeat, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: satire, martial arts, family relations, disorder, culture clash, nothing goes right, siblings relations, journalism, joke, murder, hare krishna, comedy team, film within a film, kung fu, adaptation, storytelling, fantasy world, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief), porn, heroes, advertising, danger, profanity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, year 1957, 1950s, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, kansas

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Most similar movies to The Kentucky Fried Movie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, parody, absurd and funny films with plots about catastrophe, satire, storytelling, dialogue, nudity (full frontal - brief), farce and mentor mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like The Kentucky Fried Movie: Airplane! (1980), Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), The Groove Tube (1974), The Onion Movie (2008), Police Academy (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
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Airplane! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. Food poisoning decimates the passengers and crew, leaving it up to ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: airplane, stewardess, catastrophe, pilot, passenger, fear of flying, air disaster, landing, rescue, heroes, goofy hero, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms packed with off-the-wall sketches that will have you in stitches. Centered ...
Style: parody, anthology, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: media satire, disorder, mad scientist, haunted by the past, u.s. president, mad doctor, storytelling, invisibility, sea disaster, silly humor, profanity, surfing ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 80s, 1950s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Groove Tube (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Chevy Chase makes his film debut in this riotous collection of live skits. Directed by Ken Shapiro and featuring Chase, Richard Belzer and others, The Groove Tube mocks TV Land and its trappings by spoofing kids' shows -- from a ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: tv show, culture clash, showbiz, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, buddies, lifestyle, rise and fall, actor's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Onion Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Venerable newscaster Norm Archer reports the latest news in politics, health, culture and entertainment - such as an automotive recall of decapitation-inducing "Neckbelts" and a study finding that "depression hits losers ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Plot: journalism, satire, office, terrorism, media, danger, racism, sketch, media satire, society, disorder, network ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.7
 117K
Police Academy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, parody, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police academy, farce, officers and cadets, goofy hero, rookie, recruit, instructor, chase, prank, police, disorder, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, israel, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Raspberry (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Some unknown source has interrupted all television transmissions around the world. In place of the regular broadcasts, a lineup of extremely tasteless programs and commercials have been substituted. Included in the mix are such show as The ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: satire, erection, electric chair, ira, disorder, tv show, media satire, chaos and mayhem, silly humor, media, society, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 101K
Movie 43 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled "The Pitch", in which Charlie Wessler, a mad screenwriter, is attempting to pitch a script to film executive Griffin Schraeder. After revealing ...
Style: funny, parody, not serious, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dark humor, hollywood, toilet humor, internet, youth, teenage life, nothing goes right, escapades, buddies, lifestyle, gross out humor, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1959
Place: usa, california, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, farce, chef, blackmail, stupidity, obstacle course, foot race, compilation, cult, silly humor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A collection of seven vignettes, which each address a question concerning human sexuality.
Style: sexy, parody, sex comedy, anthology, sexual ...
Plot: zoophilia, satire, mad scientist, bestiality, jester, rabbi, perversion, promiscuity, couples, experiment gone awry, king, castle ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 47K
Black Dynamite (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is the story of 1970s African-American action legend Black Dynamite. The Man killed his brother, pumped heroin into local orphanages, and flooded the ghetto with adulterated malt liquor. Black Dynamite was the one hero willing to fight The Man ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, talky, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, organized crime, mob boss, vengeance, fighting crime, crimes, heroic, martial arts, hotshot hero, dishonesty, machismo, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 34K
Bananas (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, political comedy, talky ...
Plot: dictatorship, rebellion, politics, fish out of water, loser, satire, rise to the top, misfit, revolution, political activism, political satire, cia ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, culture clash, adventure, adventurer, fish out of water, friendship, disorder, danger, goofy hero, nothing goes right, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 115K
Scary Movie 4 (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Cindy finds out the house she lives in is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien "Tr-iPods" are invading the world and she has to uncover the secret in order to stop them.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: female boxer, ghost, danger, save the world, alien life-form, alien invasion, silly humor, profanity, anti hero, crimes, anti heroes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hebrew Hammer (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Jewish blaxploitation hero saves Hanukkah from the clutches of Santa Claus's evil son.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, satirical, absurd ...
Plot: good versus evil, vigilantism, religions or cults, obsessive quest, secret identity, undercover, society, escapades, buddies, hanukkah, christmas, family ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 14K
Used Cars (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When the owner of a struggling used car lot is killed, it's up to the lot's hot-shot salesman to save the property from falling into the hands of the owner's ruthless brother and used-car rival.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, cult film, funny ...
Plot: rivalry, used car salesman, family relations, contests and competitions, workplace, cons and scams, siblings relations, blind ambition, betrayal, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, insurance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 3K
Real Life (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PBS series "An American Family".
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, witty, biting ...
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, family life, dysfunctional family, disorder, society, nothing goes right, tv show, satire, husband wife relationship, suburbs, reality ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.5
 67K
Scary Movie 5 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home with their newly-formed family, happy parents Dan and Jody are haunted by sinister, paranormal activities. Determined to expel the insidious force, they install security cameras and discover their family is being stalked by an evil dead demon.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, psychotronic, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: talking animals, supernatural, silly humor, goofy hero, ghost, heroes, family in danger, couples, toilet humor, stupidity, ballerina, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone escalates quickly, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, whatever that may mean...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalism, nothing goes right, ambition, ego clash, farce, workplace, rivalry, buddies, media satire, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, partners ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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A Very Brady Sequel (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man claiming to be Carol Brady's long-lost first husband, Roy Martin, shows up at the suburban Brady residence one evening. An impostor, the man is actually determined to steal the Bradys' familiar horse statue, a $20-million ancient ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: surfing, satire, kidnapping, family relations, wedding, family, nothing goes right, goofy hero, couples, disorder, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 140K
Scary Movie 3 (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the third installment of the Scary Movie franchise, news anchorwoman Cindy Campbell has to investigate mysterious crop circles and killing video tapes, and help the President stop an alien invasion in the process.
Style: parody, horror spoof, humorous, not serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: evil alien, satire, disorder, danger, journalism, race against time, stupid, stupidity, deadly, heroes, silly humor, anti hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The original 70's TV family is now placed in the 1990's, where they're even more square and out of place than ever.
Style: humorous, feel good, satirical, funny, clever ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: house, fighting the system, family relations, fish out of water, race against time, save the day, parents and children, siblings relations, disorder, rivalry, workplace intrigue, suburbs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: parody, humorous, clever, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: satire, hollywood, filmmaking, disorder, silly humor, actor's life, artists and showbiz, hidden identity, media, lifestyle, nothing goes right, media satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 68K
Bowfinger (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On the verge of bankruptcy and desperate for his big break, aspiring filmmaker Bobby Bowfinger concocts a crazy plan to make his ultimate dream movie. Rallying a ragtag team that includes a starry-eyed ingenue, a has-been diva and a film studio ...
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, witty, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, audition, desire for fame, movie business, satire, nothing goes right, ambition, lifestyle, showbiz, comedy of errors, accountant ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Aspiring actor and hot-dog stand employee Bobby Taylor catches the ire of his grandmother for auditioning for a role in the regrettably titled exploitation film "Jivetime Jimmy's Revenge." When Tinseltown Studios casts Taylor in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, farce, racism, satire, interracial relations, artists and showbiz, actor's life, misfit, society, filmmaking, dark humor, movie business ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 152K
Scary Movie 2 (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While the original parodied slasher flicks like Scream, Keenen Ivory Wayans's sequel to Scary Movie takes comedic aim at haunted house movies. A group of students visit a mansion called "Hell House," and murderous high jinks ensue.
Style: parody, funny, humorous, horror spoof, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, supernatural ability, gross out humor, stupidity, comedy team, murder, exorcism, secret door, dumb, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
30 Nights of Paranormal Activity with the Devil Inside the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a stint in a psychiatric hospital, a young woman returns to the house where her father killed the entire cast of The Artist during his exorcism.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, horror spoof, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, goofy hero, supernatural, nothing goes right, disorder, camera, exorcism, video camera, heroes, satire, dark humor, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 16K
Silent Movie (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the ...
Style: silent film, parody, humorous, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, hollywood, filmmaking, actor's life, showbiz, alcohol abuse, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, buddies, goofy hero, comeback, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 1950s ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Young Doctors in Love (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An "Airplane!"-style spoof of hospital soap operas: a brilliant young trainee can't stand the sight of blood; a doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to the drugs cabinet; there's a mafioso on the loose disguised ...
Style: parody, humorous, sex comedy, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, gangsters, hitman, love and romance, power relations, doctors and patients, silly humor, danger, nothing goes right, crimes, save the day, young lovers ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 35K
Orgazmo (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Joe Young is a devout Mormon living in L.A. trying to raise enough money to go back to Utah and marry his girlfriend, Lisa. Joe is spreading the word about the church of Latter Day Saints one day when he's confronted by two burly bodyguards. A ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, light, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pornography, fight, superhero, sex, fish out of water, danger, hopes, disorder, righting the wronged, innocence lost, showbiz, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, xian, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Independent (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Independent is a mockumentary comedy film made in 2000, directed by Stephen Kessler, starring Jerry Stiller as an independent film maker, who makes little-known B movies with titles like Twelve Angry Men and a Baby. The film spoofs independent ...
Style: parody, humorous, light, satirical, stylized ...
Plot: filmmaking, media, misfit, artists and showbiz, dark humor, nothing goes right, media satire, fictional biography, film producer, serial killer, eccentricity, creativity ...
Time: 60s
Place: nevada, boston, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%