Movies like My Name Is Bruce

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My Name Is Bruce (2007)
 6.2
 24K
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, feel good, not serious, captivating, entertaining, mystical, suspense, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, small town, heroic mission, comedy of errors, survival, rescue, mistaken identity, evil force, save the day, good versus evil, misfit, destiny, loser, danger, disorder, teenage life, filmmaking, showbiz, demon, anti hero, anti heroes, birthday, film within a film, mummy, agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, new jersey

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, parody, cult film and scary films with plots about supernatural, mentor, danger, dialogue, brutality, storytelling and monster mostly in Comedy, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like My Name Is Bruce: Knights of Badassdom (2013), Rubber (2010), Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988), Stan Helsing (2009), Army of Darkness (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Knights of Badassdom (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three best friends and dedicated roleplayers take to the woods to reenact a dungeons and dragons-like scenario as a live action role-playing game. Trouble arises when a prop spellbook purchased from the internet ends up being a genuine grimoire and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: role playing, murder, adventure, succubus, misfit, deadly creature, supernatural, buddies, escapades, rivalry, danger, evil force ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 5.8
 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 ⇓
100%
Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When her great aunt dies famed horror hostess Elvira heads for the uptight new England town to Falwell to claim her inheritance of a haunted house a witches cookbook and a punk rock poodle. But once the stuffy locals get an eyeful of the scream ...
Style: gothic, parody, humorous, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: goth, witchcraft, witch, hostess, fish out of water, goofy hero, warlock, nothing goes right, small town, demons, female protagonist, inheritance ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
 13K
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 ⇓
50%
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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, dark fantasy, psychotronic, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, zombie, siege, necronomicon, good versus evil, magical, skeleton, catapult, prophecy, monster, chase, beast ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 90s, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 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 ⇓
47%
The Monster Squad (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Count Dracula adjourns to Earth, accompanied by Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and the Gillman. The uglies are in search of a powerful amulet that will grant them power to rule the world. Our heroes - the Monster Squad are the ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children, kids
Plot: mummy, vampire, werewolf, small town, friendship, world domination, adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, frankenstein's monster, danger, save the world ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa, transylvania, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.7
 152K
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: cult film, scary, slasher, splatter, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: blood splatter, knight, curses spells and rituals, chainsaw, zombie, time travel, axe, stabbing, survival, eyeball, spirit, evil dead ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s, year 1987 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 4.9
 9K
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: parody, humorous, funny, absurd, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, haunted house, good versus evil, pregnancy, danger, demons, demon, clergy, family, stupidity, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ⇓
44%
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: parody, not serious, humorous, ridiculous, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, domestic disturbance, supernatural, disorder, nothing goes right, couple relations, imaginary, stupidity, farce, surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, year 1988
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 3K
The Convent (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A group of college students break into an abandoned convent and become possessed by demonic spirits.
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, harsh, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, convent, murder, nun, supernatural, gory, survival, haunted by the past, danger, youth, deadly, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: parody, humorous, scary, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: clown, small town, ufo, evil alien, heroic mission, survival, save the day, dark humor, save the world, danger, rescue, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.0
 1K
Munchies (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Simon Watterman, a space archaeologist, discovers the "Munchies" in a cave in Peru. Cecil Watterman, Simon's evil twin brother and snack food entrepreneur, kidnaps the creature. What Cecil does not know is that the creature, when ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, offbeat, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, heroes, silly humor, farce, disorder, chaos, danger, escapades, space and aliens, deadly, deadly creature, imaginary ...
Time: 80s
Place: peru, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.1
 127K
Tremors (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, entertaining, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, deadly creature, desert, rescue, survival, creature feature, danger, mutant, small town, human versus monster, stranded, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When the notorious Diaper Mafia take hostage the Tromaville School for the Very Special, only the Toxic Avenger and his morbidly obese sidekick Lardass can save Tromaville.
Style: parody, suspense, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, satire, farce, gory, save the day, imaginary, righting the wronged, disorder, superhuman powers, danger, crime gone awry, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 47K
Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
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 ...
Style: humorous, not serious, cult film, absurd, funny ...
Plot: nightmare, roommate, president, dark humor, musician, star, mummy, retirement home, good versus evil, partners, odd couple, anti hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: texas, usa, egypt, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Walking Deceased (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: THE WALKING DECEASED is the Scary Movie of the zombie genre, ripping on the biggest and best of zombie pop-culture, arguably the most crazed genre in the world. The story follows a group of survivors from all walks of the apocalypse – an idiotic ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, absurd, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, goofy hero, disorder
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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 ⇓
42%
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Blonde, bouncy Buffy is your typical high school cheerleader-- her goal is to "marry Christian Slater and die" and nothing gets in her way when it's time to shop. But all that changes when a strange man informs her she's been ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: chosen one, vampire, cheerleader, high school, heroic mission, mysterious character, youth, supernatural, teenage life, good versus evil, destiny, mentor ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Leprechaun in the Hood (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Butch, Postmaster P, and Stray Bullet loot the local hip-hop mogul's studio to fund their demo album, the threesome unwittingly ends up with the secret of Mack Daddy's success: a magical flute. Their gigs instantly turn golden but a ...
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: troll, deadly creature, criminal's revenge, silly humor, curses spells and rituals, crimes, hip hop, deadly, legends and myths, wish come true, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 65K
Dead Snow (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eight medical students on a ski trip to Norway discover that Hitler's horrors live on when they come face to face with a battalion of zombie Nazi soldiers intent on devouring anyone unfortunate enough to wander into the remote mountains where ...
Style: scary, parody, bleak, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, nazi zombie, dark humor, world war two, survival, supernatural, nazism, chases and races, friends, danger, cult, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The horrifying yet delicious and chewy Gingerdead Man causes murder and mayhem on the set of a horrible low budget movie set. It will take the determination of the studio's young new owner to save both his company and well as the lives of his ...
Style: slasher, scary, humorous, suspenseful, not serious ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, crimes, danger, deadly, imaginary, deadly creature, escapades, rivalry, serial killer, killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Toxie finds he has nothing to do as a superhero, as he has ridden his city of evil. So he decides to go to work for a major corporation, which he discovers may be the evilest of all his adversaries.
Style: parody, humorous, rough, offbeat, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, camp, gore, satire, supernatural, rivalry, gory, disorder, mutant, righting the wronged, experiment gone awry, toxic ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.
Style: parody, witty, humorous, not serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dark humor, zombie apocalypse, zombie, cult, siege, zombie attack, survival, friends, anti heroes, zombie outbreak, supernatural, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
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: humorous, scary, bloody, parody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, prom, back from the dead, gory, dark humor, supernatural, save the day, anti hero, unlikely couple, anti heroes, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
 10K
Leprechaun 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A thousand years ago, the Leprechaun left a bloody trail when he ripped through the countryside in search of his stolen gold. Now he's back in the big city using all of his deadly tricks to snare the girl of his nightmares. His bloody quest ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, woman in danger, gnome, wedding, deadly creature, rescue, danger, chase, heroes, crimes, cons and scams ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: scary, humorous, sexy, twist ending, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, dark humor, brothel, private detective, prostitute, femme fatale, strong sexual content, dangerous attraction, rivalry, supernatural, danger, afterlife ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 25K
Leprechaun (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, deadly creature, murder, monster, supernatural, vengeance, family in danger, violence, curses spells and rituals, chase, greed, dark humor ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
John Dies at the End (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, 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: absurd, surreal, not serious, enigmatic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: portal, invasion, dark humor, buddies, save the world, alternate reality, fictional reality, out of body experience, anti heroes, anti hero, monster, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%