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Pass the Ammo
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, televangelist, network, christianity, television
Place: arkansas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about robbery, preacher, society, church, disorder, crimes and friendship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Western genres. Some movies like Pass the Ammo: Daddy and Them (2001), Anarchy TV (1998), Dirty Dingus Magee (1970), Man of the East (1972), Pray TV (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Daddy and Them
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When an uncle is charged with murder, the event reverberates throughout a poor Arkansas family, including a struggling musician and his wife, her mother, her sister, and his father.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, psychological
Plot: parents and children, family in crisis, family life, love and romance, couples, family problems, family relations, musician's life, human nature, homecoming, couple relations, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alabama, arkansas, usa, california, florida ...
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Anarchy TV
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: tv show, media, society, clergy, fighting the system, parents and children, rebellion, friends, anarchy, preacher, minister, activism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Dirty Dingus Magee
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ass-breaker Dingus Magee is looking for a gold train when he comes upon old acquaintance Hoke Birdsill on stage to San Francisco, and robs him of his money. Hoke goes to the nearby town of Yerkey's Hole, where Belle Knops is both mayor and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, military base, criminal heroes, farce, small town, americana, anti heroes, fugitives, interracial relations, crimes, prostitute, society ...
Place: new mexico, california
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    User:   79%
 
Man of the East
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: By his dying father's last wish Joe is sent to the Wild West to become a real guy. The dreamy young man despises guns and fights likes poems and prefers bicycles to horses. Now his three teachers footpads all of them shall teach him otherwise. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, old west, escapades, heroes, rivalry, bar fight, last wish, arizona territory, cabin, warden, nobleman, wire ...
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, phoenix arizona
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Pray TV
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, greed, evangelist, televangelist, television, church, preacher, tv station, religion, hare krishna
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Pastor Shepherd
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, touching
Plot: pets, on the road, down on your luck, clergy, mistaken identity, unemployment, society, stupidity, preacher, taxidermy, door to door salesman, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   75%
    User:   78%
 
In God We Tru$t
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: monastery, clergy, church, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, misfit, society, prostitute, monk, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s
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Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organise a daring new heist.
Style: road movie, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, crime, friendship, chase, treasure hunt, heist, car chase, gunfight, violence, on the road, bank robbery, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: montana, usa
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 5.9
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The Soul Man
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballentine was living the high life in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts when he gets the calling to go from soul singer to soul saver. Relocating to St. Louis with ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, minister, black family, african american, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, singer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, st. louis missouri, missouri
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    User:   81%
 
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Heartburn
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Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: talky, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, romance, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, marriage, fall in love, cheating, divorce, relationships, writer's life, adultery, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
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System:   70%
    User:   69%
 
 4.0
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Redrum
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A bored couple rejuvenate their marriage by turning to murder.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   62%
 
The Ballad of the Sad Cafe
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Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small-town eccentric opens a café in her decaying home.
Style: talky, clever, serious, realistic, emotional
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Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: atlanta georgia
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System:   62%
    User:   73%
 
The Christmas Party
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Joulubileet (The Christmas Party) might well be the closest to the ultimate cult movie that the Finnish film industry has ever gotten. The third directorial effort of Jari Halonen, a clearly distinctive voice in the local filmmaking landscape, is a ...
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    User:   70%
 
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, biting, clever, witty
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    User:   55%
 
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Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
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Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
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Go to Blazes
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 ...
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Anche se volesse lavorare, che faccio?
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Miracles
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Duration: 87 min.
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Wise Blood
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Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, witty
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Trojan War
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.
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    User:   51%
 
Love and the Midnight Auto Supply
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System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
 5.4
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Go for Broke
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 ...
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Duration: 112 min.
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Style: talky, witty, realistic, touching, offbeat ...
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System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
Black Adder the Third
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: During the Regency period, the insane King George III's stark raving mad son, George, is the Prince Regent of Wales. Vulgar and staggeringly slow-and-dim-witted, George exhausts the country's money and would surely be dead by know were it ...
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: master and servant, social differences, society, state affairs, power relations, disorder, intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, duel, prince, stupidity ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s, 1700s, 1800s
Place: england, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
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