Movies like Pass the Ammo

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Pass the Ammo (1988)
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Pass the Ammo (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A corrupt television preacher and his congregation are held hostage by a woman, her lover, and her two cousins in an attempt to avenge the theft of her inheritance. A quirky look at the dishonesty of the televangelist industry.
Plot: preacher, robbery, christianity, network, televangelist, television
Place: arkansas

Most similar movies to Pass the Ammo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about robbery, disorder, friends, buddies, police, crimes and friendship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Pass the Ammo: Pray TV (1981), Anarchy TV (1998), The Dark Backward (1991), Pastor Shepherd (2010), Nobody Knows Anything! (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pray TV (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A failing television station is bought out by a slick TV evangelist and starts making mountains of money in the guise of religious programming, which is actually just an excuse to sell merchandise.
Plot: religion and supernatural, tv station, church, preacher, hare krishna, televangelist, television, parody, greed, evangelist, religion
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95%
 5.2
 204
Anarchy TV (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of anarchists use their public-access TV show to satirize the government until a right-wing preacher attempts to shut them down.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: fighting the system, society, rebellion, clergy, parents and children, friends, media, tv show, anarchy, preacher, minister, activism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Dark Backward (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man pursues stand-up comedy encouraged by his fellow garbage man. Though his friend, who accompanies him on accordion, continues to tell him how great he is, he actually stinks. When the "comedian" grows a third arm out of his back, the ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, bad taste humour
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: starting over, misfit, lifestyle, couples, buddies, disorder, partners, friendship, opposites attract, friends, thirtysomething life, young lovers ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Pastor Shepherd (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The tale of a down-on-his-luck freeze-dried-pet-salesman and his journey to become the first-ever-cyber-evangelist.
Style: touching, offbeat, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: pets, clergy, on the road, down on your luck, society, mistaken identity, unemployment, preacher, televangelist, stupidity, taxidermy, pastor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Love and the Midnight Auto Supply (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An auto-theft ring decides to help out migrant workers from Mexico with the proceeds from their racket.
Plot: robbery, van, police, politician, brothel, migrant worker, protest, car chase, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Anche se volesse lavorare, che faccio? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Italian comedy
Plot: thief, robbery, museum, carabinieri
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Nobody Knows Anything! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An aspiring filmmaker learns that success in Hollywood doesn't come as easy as she suspected as she attempts to discover the formula to success. When the guidance of her helpful has-been uncle fails to pave the way, Sarah Wilder must seek the ...
Style: witty, biting, humorous, clever, not serious
Plot: hollywood, lawyer, mayor, grocery store, robbery, blue collar, prison guard, filmmaking, working class, showbiz, lifestyle, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
In God We Tru$t (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A naive monk, named Brother Ambrose (Marty Feldman), is sent by the abbot on a mission to raise $5,000 in order to save their monastery from closing. He goes to Hollywood where he encounters a number of eccentric characters.
Style: realistic, witty, offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: church, monk, prostitute, monastery, obsessive quest, unlikely partners, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, clergy, religions or cults, innocence lost, misfit ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.8
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Go to Blazes (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Bernard, Harry and Alfie are three charming but unsuccessful crooks who smash and grab tactics rarely come off. On their way for another stint behind bars they see the traffic part for an on call fire engine and hatch a new plan. Upon their release ...
Plot: fire escape, robbery, treehouse, explosion, bouquet, dressing room, jewelry store, french accent, junkyard
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41%
 4.1
 300
Redrum (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A bored couple rejuvenate their marriage by turning to murder.
Style: semi serious, humorous, cynical, suspenseful, dark humor ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, lovers on the run, city life, murderous pair, crime, couple relations, crimes, deadly, couples, destiny, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
 113
Go for Broke (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two friends purchase a winning lottery ticket, only to have it stolen by a Woman while she is robbing the cafe in which they are having lunch. The Woman is caught and sent to prison, having managed to smuggle the lottery ticket inside. The two ...
Plot: robbery, gun, transvestism, beating, imprisonment, bully, lottery ticket, female criminal, plan, prison riot, towel, prison guard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 613
Convenience (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Film follows two friends attempting to rob a petrol station, but are so useless that they end up working there all night.
Plot: low self esteem, robbery, father daughter relationship, debt
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Strapped for Danger (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A very adult comedy heist film from Scorpio Film Releasing!
Plot: gay, fraternity, male stripper, kidnapping, robbery, police, spanking, strip club, humiliation, male nudity, transvestite, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Three Palms for Two Punks and a Babe (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story takes place in 1993 Serbia, torn by hyperinflation and economic disaster. Milan, an avid fan of FC Partizan, lives with his friend, a painter, and makes money by selling his paintings to the "new elite". He meets a nice girl who ...
Plot: bank robbery, river, robbery, stolen money, barge, romance, dream, soccer fan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 494
Miracles (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Miracles is a 1986 comedy film about a newly divorced couple who can't seem to get away from one another. The film was written and directed by Jim Kouf, and stars Teri Garr, Tom Conti, Paul Rodriguez, and Christopher Lloyd.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: divorced couple, robbery, bank robbery, jungle, crimes, romance, goofy hero, criminal heroes, adventure, self discovery, destiny, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Best Night Ever (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Claire is about to get married and she goes to Las Vegas with her sister and two friends for her bachelorette party. Things quickly spiral out of control.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hung over, friends, drugs/alcohol, wild ride, best friends, nothing goes right, siblings relations, comedy of errors, strong sexual content, disorder, buddies, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The White River Kid (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two con men are traveling through the American South when they are held hostage by a serial killer, who is running from the authorities.
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, not serious, road movie
Plot: nothing goes right, crimes, cons and scams, crime, fugitives, hostages, partners, disorder, dishonesty, on the run, confined, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
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Carpool (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts for the kids, things go even more awry when he finds himself a victim of a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sexy, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: chase, robbery, family, mischievous children, hostages, nothing goes right, confined, crimes, parents and children, chases and races, crime gone awry, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Spring Break USA (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: "Porky" style teen comedy with plenty of gross out jokes and nudity. A nerd and his out-of-control friend chase a dream girl to a beach on Florida where all the expected carrying on occurs.
Style: road movie
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: yacht, motel, drunkenness, missing person, hotel, female nudity, foot chase, college, elevator, camera shot of bare feet, bodybuilder, motel room ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Back by Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store robbery to spruce up the prison's faculties.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: prison, heist, odd couple, misfit, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, crime, nothing goes right, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
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My Six Loves (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A celebrated actress discovers six runaway children living on her country property.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: countryside, orphan, lifestyle, society, actor's life, youth, artists and showbiz, adoption, family relations, kids in trouble, paparazzi, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 121
The Mini (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fran Molon is a down-on-his-luck futon salesman struggling to get by in a store where the only money is in mattresses. When his annoying co-worker suggests that the winner of the local mini marathon get the coveted assistant manager position Fran ...
Plot: shopping mall, mattress, frustration, scooter, training, helmet, office politics, security guard, jerk, disgruntled worker, flea market, high school reunion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 474
Holy Tongue (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: saint, on the road, church, surrealism, robbery, ransom, police, theft
Time: 1990s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Late Bloomer (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Sean is a loser, spending his summer shoveling sawdust and wasting away. His best mate forms a plan to dig them out their rut until Sean falls for a local girl who quickly drags him (and his mind) back down into the gutter.
Plot: basketball, ass, butt, college, university, friend, sex, loser, football, virgin, buddy, sawmill ...
Place: arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Chicago, Chicago (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Director Norman Jewison's 1969 period comedy, based on Ben Hecht's memoirs, stars Beau Bridges as a young apprentice at a big city newspaper. The cast also includes Melina Mercouri, Brian Keith, Hume Cronyn, George Kennedy, Wilfred ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, newspaper, social relations, society, redemption, state affairs, youth, innocence lost, political corruption, pretending to be dead, punched in the face, underwear ...
Time: 1910s
Place: illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Jay and Silent Bob learn that their comic-book alter egos, Bluntman and Chronic, have been sold to Hollywood as part of a big-screen movie that leaves them out of any royalties, the pair travels to Tinseltown to sabotage the production.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, hollywood, hitchhiker, monkey actor, friendship, escapades, drug dealing, obsessive quest, encounter, heist, movie business, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, california, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.7
 5K
Trojan War (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brad is about to hook up with the girl of his dreams, but runs into a problem, no condom. So Brad sets out into the night to find one, running into many obstacles along the way, while not knowing his best friend, Leah is in love with him.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: teenager, condom, love, sex, gang, party, robbery, looking for sex, love and romance, romance, youth, teenage love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Babymakers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After he flunks a fertility test, a man realizes that the only way he can get his wife pregnant is by robbing a sperm bank to take back the last of the deposits he made there years earlier.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: doctor, theft, wanting to have children, sperm bank, sperm donor, trying to get pregnant, infertility, wanting a baby, drugs/alcohol, couple relations, escapades, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Late Last Night (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a fight with his wife, who's leaving him, Dan's day is getting worse by the minute. He calls an old friend for a night of binge drinking and intoxication. They start a cathartic ride through the city's underbelly.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor
Plot: friendship, golf, couples, nightlife, prostitute, showbiz, lifestyle, partners, buddies, legal action, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Screwball Hotel (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three boys drop out of military school. They get jobs working at a hotel, but it's about to go under. They decide to help the owner raise enough money to stay in business. They prove that sex sells by holding "Miss Purity Pageant" ...
Plot: teenage boy, seduction, female on male rape, male female relationship, contest, beauty pageant, friend, teasing, friendship, nun, cocaine, mafia ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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