Movies that are like Parents

If you like "Parents" you are probably looking for dark humor, humorous, semi serious and disturbing movies of Comedy, Horror and Mystery genre about / that have / with cannibalism, school, self discovery, dark fantasy, cannibal, suburbs and parents and children themes shot in Canada or USA.
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Parents (1989)
 6.2
 5K
Parents
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, disturbing, offbeat, surreal, satirical, macabre, dark, atmospheric, stylized, bloody, absurd, melancholic, scary, psychological, frightening, bleak, clever, harsh, ironic, enigmatic, cerebral
Plot: cannibalism, school, self discovery, dark fantasy, cannibal, suburbs, parents and children, dysfunctional family, workplace, parenthood, parents, eccentric family, pornography, imagination, suburban life, childhood, secrets, transformation, catastrophe, splatter, coming of age, fantasy world, teenage life, blood, crazy, demons, multiple storylines, brutality, cult, crime gone awry, life & death, family life, insanity, adaptation, surrealism, storytelling, mentor, dialogue, adoption, life philosophy, violence, stylish, youth, dreams, family problems, lone hero, witches, visceral, gory, mad scientist, justice, distopia, vengeance, family relations, classic car, runaway, mischievous children, society, disorder, man wearing glasses, meat, housewife, child protagonist, playing footsie, slasher, grandmother grandson relationship, stabbed in the shoulder, hypnosis, middle class, child's point of view, interrupted sex, domestic violence, suspicion, elementary school, card game, attempted murder, severed leg, children, grandfather grandson relationship, nightmare, corpse, tied to a chair, sexuality, man with glasses, little boy, fire, murder, food, flashback, father son relationship, scientist, little girl, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, laboratory, social worker, bullying, creativity, paranoid, obsession, irreverent, goth, adolescence
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
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Braindead
Comedy, Horror
New Zealand
104 min.
 7.5
Trust
Comedy, Drama
UK, USA
107 min.
 7.5
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Most similar movies to Parents

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dark humor, humorous, semi serious and stylized films with plots including mentor, storytelling, dialogue, catastrophe, brutality, pornography and dysfunctional family themes mostly in Comedy, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Parents: Motel Hell (1980), Vampire's Kiss (1988), The People Under the Stairs (1991), Braindead (1992), The End (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.1
 8K
Motel Hell
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, macabre, bloody, disturbing, rough, dark, road movie, suspense, atmospheric, harsh, tense, brutal, satirical, absurd, clever, gothic, suspenseful, melancholic, stylized, psychological, surprise ending, interesting, idiotic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, cannibalism, gore, splatter, hotel, cult, murder, psychopath, violence, blood, camp, violent, serial killer, brutality, criminal heroes, survival, demons, visceral, crimes, zombie, sexualized violence, revenge, stylish, monster, dialogue, parody, death, danger, nudity (topless - notable), dysfunctional family, sisters, mentor, insanity, catastrophe, adaptation, multiple storylines, deadly, goth, supernatural, dark hero, drinking, transformation, stalking, secrets, crime gone awry, dark fantasy, crazy, family in danger, woman in danger
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 5.9
 11K
Vampire's Kiss
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: dark humor, surreal, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, sexy, disturbing, scary, offbeat, psychological, biting, macabre, melancholic, enigmatic, erotic, gothic, harsh, absurd, dark, talky, stylized, atmospheric, funny, satirical, bloody, cerebral
Plot: vampire, insanity, losing-it hero, mental illness, supernatural, murder, splatter, loneliness, psychiatry, obsession, existentialism, psychosis, therapist, bite, hallucination, delusion, womanizer, brutality, rape, psychology, eccentricity, dangerous attraction, solitude, blood, transformation, paranoia, paranoid, crazy, adaptation, catastrophe, drinking, violent, goth, woman in danger, fantasy world, mad scientist, visceral, character study, danger, demons, cult, mentor, imaginary, sarcasm, guilt, gory, lone hero, storytelling, dialogue, vengeance
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   94%
 
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The People Under the Stairs
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, macabre, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, rough, bloody, surreal, atmospheric, melancholic, entertaining, frightening, suspense, sadistic, gothic, satirical, harsh, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, cannibalism, splatter, parents and children, child abuse, mental illness, dog, shotgun, crimes, insanity, sexual abuse, haunted house, blood, mentor, supernatural, kidnapping, suburbs, danger, serial killer, violence, police investigation, culture clash, brutality, guard dog, disfigurement, break in, neighborhood, escape, deadly, cancer, gory, demons, eccentricity, secrets, chase, monster, visceral, parenthood, murder, cult, youth, catastrophe, twists & turns, stylish, family relations, storytelling, family, dysfunctional family, crazy, runaway
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   100%
 
 7.5
 83K
Braindead
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 104 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, bloody, not serious, offbeat, surreal, macabre, absurd, disturbing, biting, atmospheric, stylized, funny, brutal, talky, intense, harsh
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, gory, cult, gore, splatter, goofy hero, blood, violence, visceral, gratuitous violence, brutality, violent, cannibalism, demons, monkey, curses spells and rituals, apocalypse, insanity, back from the dead, danger, weapons, reanimation, attempted rape, poison, transformation, monster, virus, sexualized violence, mad scientist, creativity, stylish, irreverent, wilderness, deadly, vengeance, censorship, death, hospital, drinking, mentor, kung fu, escapades, parody, dialogue, pornography, catastrophe, adaptation, parenthood, dark hero, classic car
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   76%
 
 6.2
 3K
The End
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, funny, offbeat, realistic, absurd, melancholic, satirical, touching, bad ending, ironic, talky, light, stylized, surreal, road movie, reflective, macabre, comic, twist ending, dark
Plot: terminal illness, crumbling marriage, death, suicide, self discovery, suicide attempt, hospital, couple relations, storytelling, catastrophe, parents and children, life, redemption, nudity (full frontal - brief), dysfunctional family, life philosophy, mentor, life & death, doctors, dumb, crazy, male nudity, pornography, lone hero, parenthood, chase, transformation, brutality, nothing goes right, existentialism, vengeance, loneliness, adaptation, drinking, dialogue, greed, first contact, runaway, lawyer, unfulfillment, dreams, blood, gangsters, natural disaster, crime gone awry, culture clash, twists & turns, road trip, workplace, fantasy world
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   90%
 
 6.5
 9K
Society
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: surreal, dark humor, psychological, scary, atmospheric, serious, offbeat, disturbing, satirical, suspenseful, macabre, bloody, ironic, dark, stylized, harsh, cynical, erotic, suspense, frightening, enigmatic, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, cult, transformation, surrealism, splatter, paranoia, male nudity, orgy, incest, teenage life, suburbs, psychiatrist, paranoid, secret society, high school, visceral, brutality, monster, conspiracy, cannibalism, insanity, blood, mystery, deadly, sexualized violence, hospital, sisters, kids and family, stylish, nudity (topless - notable), violence, parody, youth, creativity, camp, catastrophe, psychology, monsters, demons, doctors, mad scientist, mental illness, on the run, dialogue, secrets, dysfunctional family, torture, dark fantasy, serial killer, storytelling
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   86%
 
The House of Yes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Style: dark humor, talky, humorous, witty, clever, psychological, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, enigmatic, stylized, interesting, absurd, surreal, dark, disturbing, earnest, twist ending, macabre, melancholic, intense, intellectual, cerebral, satirical, sexy, funny, entertaining, biting
Plot: obsession, mental illness, incest, dysfunctional family, insanity, sarcasm, suburbs, dialogue, eccentricity, relationships, twists & turns, parents and children, psychology, secrets, crime gone awry, crazy, adaptation, assassination, pornography, siblings relations, multiple storylines, white house, storytelling, family, cheating, mentor, culture clash, writers, manipulation, eccentric family, gratuitous violence, depression, catastrophe, murder, sisters, brutality, male nudity, parenthood, family gatherings, vengeance, psychiatry, love, adultery, loneliness, brothers, fantasy world, suburban life, couples, family problems, family relations
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   88%
 
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The Happiness of the Katakuris
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Musical
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Style: dark humor, surreal, humorous, semi serious, absurd, macabre, offbeat, disturbing, satirical, ironic, road movie, talky, melancholic, stylized, art house, harsh, dark, enigmatic, brutal, bloody, asian horror, dramatic, light
Plot: hotel, splatter, parents and children, suicide, family bonds, zombie, death, family drama, dancing, murder, brutality, music, dance, irreverent, insanity, dysfunctional family, visceral, cannibalism, surrealism, nothing goes right, resort, mountain, loneliness, violent, culture clash, family life, family, demons, dialogue, vengeance, runaway, mentor, family relations, catastrophe, gory, secrets, cult, storytelling, disorder, life philosophy, gratuitous violence, pornography, guilt, life & death, fantasy world, secret agents, nudity (topless - notable), romance, crime gone awry, greed
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   68%
 
 7.5
 8K
Trust
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: dark humor, talky, witty, realistic, semi serious, gloomy, humorous, clever, enigmatic, melancholic, bleak, intellectual, offbeat, absurd, cerebral, reflective, compassionate, ironic, sentimental, surreal, cynical, stylized, satirical, earnest, interesting, touching, harsh, funny
Plot: deadpan, opposites attract, relationships, dysfunctional family, dialogue, character study, loneliness, crime gone awry, life philosophy, love and romance, suburbs, honest, drinking, writers, romance, life & death, existentialism, sarcasm, magic realism, misfit, parenthood, obsession, mentor, workplace, catastrophe, depression, unlikely friendships, eccentricity, social misfits, culture clash, redemption, dialogue driven, solitude, crazy, twists & turns, transformation, storytelling, human nature, creativity, friendship, self discovery, pregnancy, parents and children, teenage life, coming of age, fall in love, society, youth, couples, family problems
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   81%
 
World's Greatest Dad
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: dark humor, clever, semi serious, absurd, humorous, realistic, satirical, melancholic, offbeat, depressing, reflective, bleak, witty, dark, sad, dramatic, disturbing, talky, touching, harsh, cerebral, funny, surreal, ironic, interesting, emotional, philosophical, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, high school, death, father son relationship, single father, drugs/alcohol, single parent, suicide, loneliness, life & death, parenthood, lie, couple relations, workplace, depression, pornography, character study, sarcasm, goth, alone in the world, life philosophy, mentor, parents and children, storytelling, rejection, poetry, student, tragedy, redemption, life, adolescence, vulgarity, workplace situations, dysfunctional family, drinking, childhood, writers, crime gone awry, dialogue, father-son relationship, couples, aging, fantasy world, friendship, catastrophe, foul language, runaway, writing, hospital, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   78%
 
Six Ways to Sunday
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: dark humor, biting, humorous, semi serious, bloody, realistic, disturbing, offbeat, psychological, intense, stylized, witty, sexual, surreal, melancholic, road movie, talky, harsh, cynical, enigmatic, bad ending, artsy, brutal, erotic, meditative, lyrical, sexy, dark
Plot: gangsters, crime, mafia, violence, mob, gangster, brutality, pornography, violent, hitman, sexualized violence, going straight, stylish, nudity (topless - notable), finnish, dysfunctional family, life philosophy, suburbs, rise and fall, psychology, life & death, rise to the top, depression, loneliness, incest, betrayal, women, self discovery, multiple storylines, police corruption, obsession, transformation, storytelling, parents and children, crime gone awry, dialogue, bdsm, catastrophe, classic car, mentor, unlikely friendships, redemption, manipulation, splatter, fantasy world, family business, greed, complex characters, romance, gunfight
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   70%
 
 6.7
 23K
Serial Mom
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, witty, offbeat, realistic, satirical, disturbing, bloody, cynical, absurd, stylized, macabre, melancholic, cerebral, ironic, scary, surreal, funny, clever, light, talky, dark, psycho film, based on supposedly true story, sadistic, interesting, idiotic
Plot: serial killer, murder, crime, parents and children, courtroom, housewife, suburban life, brutality, perfectionist, court, insanity, obsession, protection, infamy, crimes, suburbs, dysfunctional family, pornography, deadly, crazy, parody, violent, dialogue, catastrophe, hitman, revenge, violence, camp, mentor, police investigation, family, irreverent, family relations, sarcasm, farce, fashion, adaptation, fantasy world, death penalty, multiple storylines, storytelling, justice, media satire, visceral, chase, gory, sexualized violence, vengeance, twists & turns, mob
Time: 90s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   54%
 
 6.8
 28K
Housebound
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 107 min.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, suspenseful, twists and turns, semi serious, tense, suspense, atmospheric, dark, psychological, twist ending, bloody, clever, funny, macabre, frightening, disturbing, stylized, intense, harsh, bad ending, witty, light
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, plot twist, mystery, ghost, splatter, ghosts, violence, gory, twists & turns, family drama, murder, curses spells and rituals, violent, visceral, sexualized violence, drinking, secrets, woman in danger, small town, childhood, exploding head, adaptation, chase, murder mystery, blood, house arrest, dentures, garden shears, superstition, security guard, basement, family, confined, police investigation, transformation, revenge, demons, cult, danger, sacrifice, friendship, mentor, parody, runaway, stylish, mental illness, writers, brutality, catastrophe
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   73%
 
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Welcome to the Dollhouse
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Style: bleak, dark humor, realistic, cynical, semi serious, depressing, harsh, clever, melancholic, disturbing, biting, reflective, satirical, talky, heartbreaking, sad, brutal, ironic, offbeat, psychological, bad ending, sincere, touching, interesting, emotional, surreal, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, bullying, adolescence, loneliness, childhood, brutality, pornography, school, honest, depression, social misfits, coming-of-age, high school, sisters, storytelling, redemption, parenthood, family bonds, runaway, rape, friendship, kidnapping, down on your luck, suburbs, drinking, teacher, life, sibling relationship, parent child relationship, little girl, geek, mentor, mental illness, relationships, suicide, psychology, school life, mockery, teenage life, sexualized violence, life philosophy, obsession, drugs, unlikely friendships, manipulation, violent, guilt, culture clash, character study
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   55%
 
Ed and His Dead Mother
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Style: macabre, dark humor, humorous, semi serious, scary, dark, suspenseful, realistic, melancholic, psychological, suspense, funny, witty, harsh, atmospheric, stylized, enigmatic, cynical, tense, surreal, disturbing, brutal, bloody, biting, interesting, bleak
Plot: parents and children, irreverent, splatter, life & death, danger, brutality, weapons, death, gore, violent, deadly, insanity, chainsaw, uncle nephew relationship, monster, loneliness, survival, classic car, torture, love and romance, gory, pornography, demons, deadpan, visceral, police corruption, sexualized violence, crazy, male nudity, family relations, catastrophe, mental illness, justice, bdsm, gunfight, dialogue, vengeance, crime gone awry, mentor, disorder, supernatural, stylish, zombie, dysfunctional family, mad scientist, solitude, cult, drinking, tragedy, wilderness
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   60%
 
 5.6
 7K
Neighbors
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, satirical, surreal, witty, absurd, enigmatic, melancholic, funny, sexy, road movie, erotic, sexual, stylized, bad ending, suspense, interesting, comic, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), couple relations, farce, school, friendship, suburbs, parents and children, life & death, drinking, insanity, deadpan, dialogue, new neighbor, eccentric family, catastrophe, irreverent, mentor, adaptation, nothing goes right, family, death, fantasy world, pornography, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, brutality, couples, dysfunctional family, first contact, camp, writers, gunfight, sexualized violence, storytelling, family relations, surrealism, sarcasm, life philosophy, chase, crazy, parody, obsession, native americans, eccentricity, suburban life, vengeance, redemption, guilt, family life, love and romance
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   65%
 
Strangers with Candy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, absurd, witty, satirical, offbeat, funny, biting, harsh, melancholic, ironic, surreal, talky, sexual, cynical, stylized, disturbing, macabre, road movie, alternative comedy, interesting, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: high school, love triangle, couples, parody, irreverent, pornography, teacher, television, sarcasm, fish out of water, addiction, dysfunctional family, adaptation, gays and lesbians, school, prostitute, parallel universe, brutality, nudity (topless - notable), adolescence, mentor, doctors, farce, catastrophe, death, writers, fantasy world, starting over, reality tv, prostitution, male nudity, runaway, obsession, dialogue, science, splatter, sexual relations, prison, crime gone awry, depression, nudity (full frontal - brief), multiple storylines, storytelling, family, teachers and students, insanity, culture clash, violent, violence, life philosophy
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   50%
 
 7.5
 40K
Buffalo '66
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Style: dark humor, talky, clever, semi serious, melancholic, stylized, gloomy, realistic, psychological, bleak, offbeat, artsy, art house, enigmatic, ironic, surreal, humorous, satirical, interesting, depressing, sexy, witty, tense, disturbing, touching, cerebral, harsh
Plot: prison, redemption, kidnapping, on the road, obsessive quest, loneliness, obsession, bowling, haunted by the past, dialogue, dysfunctional family, relationships, eccentricity, pornography, gambling, love, crime gone awry, existentialism, storytelling, family relations, crime, revenge, life philosophy, deadpan, character study, vengeance, brutality, parenthood, culture clash, depression, dialogue driven, visceral, hotel, catastrophe, sexualized violence, violent, honest, neo-noir, parents and children, stylish, childhood, drinking, insanity, love story, mentor, adoption, eccentric family, twists & turns, transformation, destiny
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
Movie in collections
 7.3
 70K
Heathers
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: dark humor, cynical, biting, clever, witty, satirical, humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark, harsh, stylized, sexy, absurd, talky, surreal, disturbing, funny, ironic, interesting
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, suicide, cult, friendship, teenager, adolescence, teenagers, murder, cheerleading, high school life, coming of age, bullying, mentor, school, goth, clique, teenage life, violence, violent, runaway, pornography, irreverent, dialogue, brutality, drinking, stereotypes, sarcasm, honest, unlikely friendships, rebellion, diary, censorship, geek, fantasy world, revenge, coming-of-age, childhood, crime gone awry, depression, virginity, manipulation, nerds, dysfunctional family, youth, sexualized violence, camp, teacher, friends, best friends, murderous pair
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   49%
 
 6.4
 43K
The Voices
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, dark, surreal, semi serious, offbeat, psychological, humorous, macabre, stylized, suspenseful, bloody, cynical, light, clever, melancholic, funny, tense, absurd, scary, talky, suspense, interesting, brutal, twist ending
Plot: mental illness, serial killer, gory, psychiatrist, murder, small town, violence, insanity, talking animals, crime, psychopath, dog, free speech, schizophrenia, brutality, pornography, killer, paranoid, depression, evil, crimes, workplace, catastrophe, police investigation, runaway, violent, bowling, deadly, slasher, childhood, dialogue, crazy, storytelling, psychology, mentor, splatter, adaptation, doctors, fantasy world, talking cat, talking dog, demons, misfit, twists & turns, manipulation, dysfunctional family, honest, paranoia, drinking, corruption
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   52%
 
 6.7
 7K
Brain Damage
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Style: humorous, dark humor, surreal, semi serious, bloody, offbeat, atmospheric, scary, dark, macabre, tense, stylized, melancholic, psychedelic, disturbing, enigmatic, bleak, harsh, talky, brutal, suspense
Plot: addiction, gory, drug abuse, splatter, drug addiction, farce, stylish, monster, drugs, brutality, blood, parasite, cult, gore, vengeance, male nudity, transformation, violent, experiment gone awry, brain, metaphor, hallucination, visceral, death, subway train, public restroom, junkyard, sex, bar, dark hero, demons, mentor, hospital, mad scientist, dialogue, teenage life, crazy, police investigation, aliens, sexualized violence, pornography, insanity, catastrophe, gunfight, storytelling, wilderness, deadly, monsters, tragedy, doctors
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   52%
 
 7.5
 213K
Beetlejuice
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: dark humor, surreal, humorous, gothic, witty, semi serious, macabre, dark, funny, offbeat, melancholic, scary, light, absurd, clever, frightening, atmospheric, biting, satirical, entertaining, talky, colourful, suspense
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: afterlife, haunted house, ghost, supernatural, surrealism, goth, cult, ghosts, teenage girl, death, life & death, dysfunctional family, giant snake, imagination, family, eccentricity, fantasy world, sarcasm, child bride, possession, minister, skeleton, parenthood, dark hero, creativity, crazy, insanity, demons, obsessive quest, dark fantasy, transformation, dialogue, irreverent, mentor, adaptation, storytelling, time, chase, family drama, prank, parallel universe, stylish, catastrophe, eccentric family, nothing goes right, escapades, seance, yuppie, disorder, attic
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   56%
 
I Sell the Dead
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Style: dark humor, stylized, humorous, scary, macabre, semi serious, offbeat, atmospheric, talky, light, absurd, dark, clever, suspense, psychological, surreal, cynical, bleak, ironic, gothic, surprise ending, entertaining, brutal, bloody
Plot: zombie, supernatural, storytelling, adventure, mentor, gory, death, immortality, life & death, splatter, doctors, deadly, runaway, irish, period piece, blood, british, mythology, brutality, irreverent, multiple storylines, grave robber, vampire, grave, undead, alien, depression, adaptation, gunfight, twists & turns, insanity, clergy, hospital, cult, dialogue, survival, crime gone awry, cannibalism, mental illness, justice, violence, plot twist, catastrophe, curses spells and rituals, demons, life philosophy, drinking, stylish, corruption, workplace
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   51%
 
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Where's Poppa?
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, realistic, talky, cynical, offbeat, reflective, ironic, witty, enigmatic, melancholic, earnest, harsh, disturbing, biting, interesting, bleak, dramatic, dark
Plot: incest, rape, parents and children, irreverent, eccentric family, farce, sexualized violence, nothing goes right, relationships, hospital, oedipus complex, caretaker, mental illness, mentor, crazy, destiny, nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, british, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, mother, family relations, catastrophe, storytelling, life philosophy, psychiatry, golden years, murder, male nudity, undercover cop, pornography, guilt, police investigation, political, drinking, family drama, islam, obsession, insanity, culture clash, looking for love, creativity, vengeance, workplace, splatter, siblings relations, multiple storylines, dialogue, parenthood
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   52%
 
 6.7
 26K
Fido
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, satirical, macabre, light, funny, stylized, witty, bloody, clever, intense, reflective, atmospheric, talky, harsh, ironic, touching, interesting, absurd
Plot: zombie, gory, small town, pets, splatter, gore, race issues, apocalypse, suburbs, family drama, violence, friendship, brutality, decapitation, parody, life & death, virus, storytelling, cannibalism, blood, small town life, violent, prejudice, family, culture clash, catastrophe, alternate reality, suburban life, dialogue, mentor, paranoia, transformation, life philosophy, loneliness, slavery, survival, visceral, couples, stereotypes, dark hero, runaway, dysfunctional family, unlikely friendships, irreverent, classic car, honest, redemption, sexualized violence, adaptation, power relations
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   53%
 
 7.0
 6K
Polyester
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Style: humorous, biting, witty, semi serious, realistic, satirical, talky, cynical, dark humor, offbeat, macabre, melancholic, sexy, sexual, harsh, enigmatic, stylized, ironic, disturbing, erotic, absurd, light
Audience: teens
Plot: pornography, misfit, dysfunctional family, cult, love and romance, male nudity, life philosophy, brutality, nudity (topless - notable), crime gone awry, gunfight, kidnapping, suburbs, splatter, violent, drinking, abortion, women, vengeance, drag, gay, irreverent, mentor, runaway, loneliness, sexualized violence, revenge, catastrophe, society, camp, segregation, violence, dialogue, small town, mad scientist, couples, gangsters, adaptation, gory, family problems, greed, culture clash, anti-hero, zombie, chase, hospital, life, storytelling, redemption, bdsm
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: baltimore, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
The Lair of the White Worm
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Style: dark humor, scary, surreal, humorous, semi serious, gothic, offbeat, sexy, absurd, atmospheric, psychedelic, erotic, macabre, melancholic, sexual, talky, stylized, enigmatic, christian horror, surprise ending, art house, disturbing, biting, suspense
Plot: vampire, splatter, deadly creature, camp, demons, supernatural, supernatural ability, cult, surrealism, obsession, adaptation, archaeologist, snake charmer, worm, human sacrifice, nun, virgin, temple, rape, transformation, monster, mad scientist, dangerous, paganism, monastery, obsessive quest, mythology, blood, gory, dialogue, brutality, immortality, devil, dangerous attraction, sacrifice, insanity, dreams, dark fantasy, catastrophe, curses spells and rituals, visceral, mentor, witches, male nudity, legends and myths, storytelling, parallel universe, fantasy world, zombie, sexualized violence
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   65%
 
 6.9
 57K
The 'Burbs
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, witty, macabre, funny, satirical, absurd, light, clever, comic, stylized, suspense, melancholic, atmospheric, demonic, satanic, gothic, entertaining, scary, suspenseful, surreal, twist ending, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: paranoia, suburban life, suburbs, neighborhood, nothing goes right, obsession, eccentricity, disorder, old dark house, new neighbor, serial killer, garbage, chainsaw, psychopath, vacation, neighbor, slasher, psycho, axe murder, goofy hero, doctors, catastrophe, storytelling, art, surveillance, dialogue, soldier, mentor, crazy, parody, life & death, cult, domestic disturbance, family, dysfunctional family, mad scientist, insanity, multiple storylines, sarcasm, adaptation, haunted house, investigation, small town, creativity, first contact, paranoid, chase, childhood, brutality, farce
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   52%
 

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Little Murders
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: biting, semi serious, cynical, realistic, dark humor, witty, clever, satirical, disturbing, absurd, humorous, surreal, cerebral, enigmatic, melancholic, offbeat, talky, intellectual, stylized, reflective, bleak, dramatic, macabre, sexual, erotic, light, harsh
Plot: violence spree, murder, social decay, insanity, dysfunctional family, deadly, paranoia, censorship, apathy, crime, parent child relationship, society, mentor, disorder, catastrophe, kids and family, drug addiction, brutality, paranoid, marriage, investigation, dialogue, violence, loneliness, life philosophy, existentialism, storytelling, couple relations, vengeance, childhood, dark fantasy, eccentric family, fantasy world, surrealism, writers, nudity (full frontal - brief), eccentricity, life & death, farce, divorce, police investigation, multiple storylines, adaptation, ethnic conflict, mental illness, crimes, lone hero, violent, first contact, nudity (topless - notable)
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   63%
 
The Young Poisoner's Handbook
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, France
Duration: 99 min.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, dark, disturbing, funny, realistic, harsh, dark humor, macabre, cynical, bleak, stylized, enigmatic, talky, absurd, brutal, clever, atmospheric, surreal, melancholic, tricky, psychological, offbeat, biting, interesting, dramatic
Plot: murder, serial killer, friendship, stylish, pornography, brutality, vengeance, dysfunctional family, parents and children, violence, sexualized violence, insanity, mentor, police investigation, runaway, storytelling, crime, adolescence, violent, visceral, male nudity, poison, mental institution, psychiatrist, nudity (topless - notable), teenager, teenage life, culture clash, secrets, anti-hero, coming of age, adaptation, corruption, parenthood, genocide, gory, mad scientist, nudity (full frontal - brief), life & death, workplace, working class, british, death, psychology, dialogue, catastrophe, crimes, cult, deadly, love and romance
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   53%
 
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