Movies like The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse

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The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
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The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The fictional world of Royston Vasey is facing apocalypse and the only way to avert disaster is for our nightmarish cast of characters to find a way into the real world and confront their creators. From present day Soho to the fictional film world of 17th Century Britain, the residents must overcome countless bizarre obstacles in their bid to return Royston Vasey to safety.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, futuristic, surreal, offbeat
Plot: apocalypse, good versus evil, parallel world, danger, farce, village life, time travel, village, end of the world, parallel universe, fictional city, husband wife relationship, breaking the fourth wall, british humour, real world, catastrophe, dog, monster, demon, king, devil, writers, german, queen, clown ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, london

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Most similar movies to The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, offbeat, semi serious and scary films with plots about danger, supernatural, dark humor, deadly, rivalry, mentor and brutality mostly in Comedy, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse: Psychoville (2009), Inside No. 9 (2014), House II: The Second Story (1987), Rapture-Palooza (2013), My Name Is Bruce (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The League of Gentlemen: Live at Drury Lane (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The award-winning Black Comedy series takes to the stage of London's Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Style: live comedy
Plot: pageant, small town, live audience, comedy team, comedian, joke, british, masquerade
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The League of Gentlemen (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The League of Gentlemen is a British comedy television series that premiered on BBC Two in 1999. The show is set in Royston Vasey, a fictional town in Northern England based on Bacup, Lancashire. It follows the lives of dozens of bizarre ...
Style: surreal, odd, humorous, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: small town, taxi driver, small town life, eccentric family, insanity, disorder, transvestism, psychopath, priest, prank, lifestyle, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 21st century
Place: england, northern england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: live comedy
Plot: puzzle, obsession, masturbation, kidnapping, unemployment, pantomime, british, comedy team, live audience, comedian, joke, pageant ...
Place: northern england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Psychoville (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Psychoville is a British dark comedy television serial written by and starring The League of Gentlemen members Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton. It debuted on BBC Two on 18 June 2009. Pemberton and Shearsmith each play numerous characters, with ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: social misfits, nurse, insanity, life turned upside down, blackmail, drinking problem, deadly, serial killer, mystery, crimes, dark humor, millionaire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.5
 14K
Inside No. 9 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An anthology of darkly comic twisted tales, each one taking place behind a door marked 'number 9'.
Style: anthology, surreal, odd, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: supernatural, surprising revelation, dark humor, ghost, surrealism, haunted house, under the surface, british humour, hotel room, interlinked stories, indoor, teacher
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
House II: The Second Story (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Young urban professionals Jesse (Arye Gross) and his girlfriend Kate (Lar Park Lincoln), move into an old mansion that has been in Jesse's family for generations. They are soon joined by Jesse's goofy friend Charlie (Jonathan Stark), who ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, adventurer, dinosaur, house, vampire, haunted house, zombie, chase, mad scientist, mischievous children, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, surreal, satirical, parody, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, good versus evil, dark humor, survival, danger, partners, chaos, disorder, friendship, devil, save the world, religion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: parody, humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, small town, comedy of errors, heroic mission, survival, mistaken identity, save the day, rescue, evil force, good versus evil, destiny, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Little Britain: Live (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The many hilarious characters of Little Britain are taken to the stage in this brilliant live performance by Matt Lucas and David Walliams.
Style: live comedy, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: social misfits, society, coming out, village life, human nature, village, working class, lifestyle, misfit, gays and lesbians, showbiz, satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 11K
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, parody, humorous, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: sorcerer, good versus evil, magician, castle, duel, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, danger, raven, haunted by the past, presumed dead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 8K
Repossessed (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's been some time since Father Jebedaiah Mayii exorcised the Devil from little Nancy Aglet, who is now grown up with a husband and two children of her own. But the prince of darkness wants to go a second round and has returned to repossess ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, exorcism, escapades, supernatural, rivalry, danger, clergy, obsessive quest, disorder, fish out of water, mistaken identity, afterlife ...
Time: 80s, year 1973, 70s, 90s, 1990s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 2.8
 2K
Ghoulies IV (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While in pursuit of cop Johnathan Graves, his demonic nemesis, Faust, sends his disciple Alexandria to hunt down the amulet that will set him free. Meanwhile, the Ghoulies find their way through an open porthole and onto the streets of L.A., ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: police detective, imaginary, heroes, law enforcement, danger, rivalry, deadly, good versus evil, escapades, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, mental institution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Book of Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: The end of the millenium has taken on a certain significance in modern day prophecies. What happens if Jesus Christ has second thoughts about the Apocalypse? It is December 31, 1999 and New Year's Eve takes on new meaning when the Devil, Jesus ...
Style: humorous, futuristic, surreal, enigmatic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, hopes, society, introspection, moral dilemma, human nature, rivalry, save the world, destiny, legends and myths, religions or cults, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, year 1999, year 2000
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, futuristic, semi serious, scary ...
Plot: private detective, gangsters, zombie, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, chases and races, mystery, rivalry, investigation, danger, supernatural ability, crimes ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 9K
Ghoulies (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man and his girlfriend move into the man's old mansion home, where he becomes possessed by a need to control ancient demons.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, witch, zombie, puppets, puppet, danger, ghost, curses spells and rituals, battles, religions or cults, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Day of the Beast (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story revolves around a Basque Roman Catholic priest dedicated to committing as many sins as possible (Angulo), a death metal salesman from Carabanchel (Segura), and the Italian host of a TV show on the occult (De Razza). These go on a literal ...
Style: suspenseful, surreal, scary, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: apocalypse, black magic, murder, prophecy, catholic priest, devil, heroic mission, unlikely criminals, save the world, sin, dark humor, antichrist ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: spain, europe, usa, los angeles, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Emily Woodrow and her friends happen on a treasure chest full of gold coins, they fail to to heed the warnings of a wise old psychic who had foretold that they would encounter trouble with a very nasty and protective Leprechaun.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: friendship, partners, legends and myths, crimes, rivalry, buddies, gang, friends, racism, fortune teller, supernatural, gnome ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 36K
Rubber (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France
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: absurd, surreal, parody, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: absurdism, desert, objects come to life, dark humor, supernatural, danger, filmmaking, show, tire, crazy, violence spree, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, mojave desert, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The last day of creation. A stranger arrives in London. No one knows who he is or where he has come from. By the time he leaves, the entire universe will have been erased.
Style: mind bending, surreal, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: satire, taxi driver, human nature, danger, save the world, state affairs, chaos, abduction, chaos and mayhem, political unrest, dark humor, law enforcement ...
Time: future
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: sexy, light, twists and turns, offbeat, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: witch, small town, magic, dark humor, devil, good versus evil, love and romance, wizards and magicians, promiscuity, mysterious character, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, rhode island, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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House (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Roger Cobb is a author who has just separated from his wife. He moves into a new house and tries to work on a novel based on his experiences in the Vietnam War. Strange things start happening around him; little things at first, but as they become ...
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, vietnam war, supernatural, zombie, missing person, kidnapped boy, gory, solitude, dark humor, hanging, mental illness ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Santa's Slay (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Santa Claus is actually a demon who lost a bet with an Angel, so he becomes the giver of toys and happiness. But when the bet is off, he returns to his evil ways.
Style: christmas horror, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, slasher ...
Plot: santa claus, murder, good versus evil, angel, vengeance, serial killer, dark humor, grandfather grandson relationship, small town, killer santa claus, save the day, satan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
My Demon Lover (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Denny has yet again been left by her thug boyfriend Chip. It seems as if she is doomed to be stuck with awful guys, this time she has to choose between nerdy Charles and the strange Kaz, who turns into a monster when sexually aroused.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, surprise ending, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: demon, romance, supernatural, animal life, couples, danger, love and romance, mentally unstable, deadly, dangerous animal, graphic violence, supernatural romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Highway to Hell (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charlie and Rachel run away from home to get married in Las Vegas. But they get attacked by a zombie who takes Rachel with him to hell, where she will become one of Satan's brides
Style: semi serious, scary, suspense, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: rescue, supernatural, undead, zombie, chase, adventure, good versus evil, imaginary, danger, on the road, woman in danger, legends and myths ...
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 44K
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, scary, macabre, bloody, anthology ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, gory, cult, danger, death, dark humor, buried alive, violence, comics, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 19th century, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.6
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Stan Helsing (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: It's Halloween night and video store clerk Stan Helsing just got stuck with a last minute request to deliver some videos. With his best friend, his best friend's date, and a smoking hot ex-girlfriend waiting to go to a party, Stan ...
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, scary, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: farce, vampire, halloween, save the day, deadly creature, supernatural, goofy hero, disorder, deadly, buddies, danger, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, cult film, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, beast, transformation, dark humor, supernatural, countryside, nurse, curses spells and rituals, race against time, danger, nightmare ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, yorkshire, northern england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Gangsters, Guns and Zombies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The whole "zombie thing" has been hyped up so much that everyone thinks it's the end of the world! Of course, where one man sees the dead rising from the grave, another sees opportunity. Q had a plan: drive the robbery getaway van, ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, heist, danger, crimes, supernatural, chaos, tough heroes, disorder, chaos and mayhem, deadly, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Full Moon High (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenager (Adam Arkin) becomes a werewolf after a family vacation in Transylvania.
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat, horror spoof ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, high school, young lovers, supernatural ability, youth, danger, human becoming an animal, teenage life, down on your luck, curses spells and rituals, teenager ...
Place: transylvania, romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a lawyer shows up at the vampire's doorstep, he falls prey to his charms and joins him in his search for fresh blood. Enter Dr. van Helsing, who may be the only one able to vanquish the count.
Style: parody, absurd, humorous, funny, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dracula, farce, vampire, hypnosis, goofy hero, supernatural, heroic mission, save the day, deadly creature, palaces castles and temples, love, master villain ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1930s
Place: england, europe, london, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%