Movies like Pass the Ammo

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Pass the Ammo (1987)
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Pass the Ammo (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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.
Style: cult film
Plot: preacher, robbery, love, wedding, police, twins, violence, hostage, christianity, businessman, song, sheriff, helicopter, satire, lust, vigilante, television, siege, redneck, explosion, network, bar, showdown, scandal, hypocrisy ...
Place: arkansas

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Most similar movies to Pass the Ammo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and clever films with plots about drinking alcohol, drinking, friendship, mentor, husband wife relationship, pornography and satire mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Pass the Ammo: Preacherman (1971), A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000), Almost an Angel (1990), Gone Are the Days! (1963), Wise Blood (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Preacherman (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Phony backwoods preacher Amos T. Huxley stays in a small North Carolina town long enough to fleece his congregation, swindle the profits from a moonshine still, and seduce dumb blonde Mary Lou. Mary Lou's ex-boyfriend becomes suspicious of the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: exploitation, backwoods, moonshine, preacher, money, bare breasts, love, liar, father daughter relationship, small town, deception, female nudity ...
Time: 70s
Place: north carolina, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three smalltown friends looking to leave their troubles behind come up with a robbery scheme to fund their trip to the big city. But as their plan goes awry and the authorities become involved, they are left with no other alternative but to take ...
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Plot: road trip, robbery, love, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, on the road, armed robbery, chase, telephone call, bookstore, gun, hostage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Almost an Angel (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Terry Dean is an electronics wizard and thief. After he is released from jail, he is hit by a car while saving a little girl's life. While in the hospital, he dreams that God visits him and tells him he's an Angel, and must start doing ...
Style: offbeat, touching, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Plot: redemption, disability, angel, couples, disorder, misfit, adventure, supernatural, going straight, hopes, love and romance, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Gone Are the Days! (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young, idealistic man returns home to the plantation where he grew up in servitude. With him, he brings his fiance, Lutiebelle, in hopes of convincing the plantation owner that she is really his cousin in order to secure the family inheritance. To ...
Plot: sheriff, plantation, impersonation, satire, stroke, cheating, racism, deception, servant, maid, church, preacher ...
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Wise Blood (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Southerner--young, poor, ambitious but uneducated--determines to become something in the world. He decides that the best way to do that is to become a preacher and start up his own church.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: redemption, sin, blindness, preacher, society, soldier, religions or cults, bishop, wiretap, cons and scams, satire, christianity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: southern usa
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46%
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Manny & Lo (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A pregnant teen and her younger sister run away from foster homes and kidnap a woman whom they believe can help with the pregnancy.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, pregnancy, on the road, hostage, orphan, robbery, police, dream, coming of age, runaway, fugitives, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel
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40%
 7.1
 3K
A Wedding (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian connection is suspect, security guards watch the gifts rather ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, family relations, bishop, satire, radical, couples, family problems, chaos, hypocrisy, parents and children, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.0
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Paradise (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Televangelist Bobby Paradise "saw God" in some space debris when he was returning to Earth as an astronaut. Or at least he was convinced he did by his wife, a Cape Canaveral groupie at the time Bobby was with NASA. Now they have built up ...
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, serious, disturbing
Plot: televangelist, businessman, hypocrisy, reverend, infidelity, extramarital affair, marriage, husband wife relationship, faith, money, father son relationship, outer space ...
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36%
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 5.8
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S.F.W. (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An alienated and misanthropic teenager gains sudden and unwanted celebrity status after he's taken hostage by terrorists where his indifference to their threats to kill him makes news headlines.
Style: clever, humorous, suspense, surreal, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, hostage, media, friendship, tv show, store, alcohol abuse, terrorism, family relations, nihilism, kidnapping, popularity ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Thank You for Smoking (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: lobbyist, satire, marketing, advertising, business, social satire, tobacco, cigarette smoking, capitalism, cigarette, reporter, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, north carolina, vermont, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Fishbowl California (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man struggling to find purpose in life is enlightened by a drunk ailing widow.
Style: cult film, surprise ending
Plot: widow, drunk, funeral, dinner, blonde, apartment, celebrity, nurse, drunkenness, crying, children, friendship ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 555
Scorchers (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Bayou La Teche, Louisiana sizzles as the Cajun town celebrates the wedding of Splendid and Dolan. The trouble comes on the wedding night when Splendid is determined to maintain her innocence. On the other side of town Splendids' cousin has her ...
Style: humorous, sexual, clever, sexy, talky ...
Plot: wedding, prostitute, sexual relations, love affair, dishonesty, betrayal, romance, infidelity, family gatherings, family life, couple relations, profanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 319
Searchers 2.0 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Comedy drama in which two actors who owe their entire careers to the Western genre seek revenge against a legendary screenwriter who once mistreated them on the set of an early film.
Style: cult film
Plot: embarrassment, public humiliation, revenge, false identity, whip, satire
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Static (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ernie Blick has just lost his job at a crucifix factory. Luckily, for Ernie, this allows him more time to devote to his invention. Yes, Ernie is an inventor -- and he's come up with something big. So big, in fact, Ernie's convinced it will ...
Style: offbeat, atmospheric, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: bus, small town, religions or cults, disorder, misfit, clergy, hopes, society, miraculous event, small town life, obsession, self discovery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Citizen Ruth (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "Citizen Ruth" is the story of Ruth Stoops, a woman who nobody even noticed -- until she got pregnant. Now, everyone wants a piece of her. The film is a comedy about one woman caught in the ultimate tug-of-war: a clash of wild, noisy, ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: abortion, politics, addiction, drug abuse, moral dilemma, culture clash, pregnancy, satire, unwanted pregnancy, drugs/alcohol, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Friday After Next (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Craig and Day Day have finally moved out of their parents houses and into their own crib. The cousins work nights at a local mall as security guards. When their house is robbed on Christmas Eve they team up to track him down.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, funny, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: shopping mall, pimp, friendship, goofy hero, buddies, nothing goes right, society, partners, disorder, leaving home, thief, party ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Staying Together (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After their father abruptly sells the beloved family-owned restaurant that has employed them for years, the charismatic McDermott boys - hot-tempered Brian (Quill), lovelorn Kit (Mulroney) and jokester Duncan (Astin) - find themselves at odds with ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: restaurant, small town, infidelity, family business, bittersweet, profanity, immigrants, single parent, love and romance, society, misfit, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Reach the Rock (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A small town troublemaker (Alessandro Nivola), directionless and alienated, ends up spending a night in a jail cell, where he and the police chief (William Sadler) engage in a battle of wills and wit.
Style: humorous, realistic, suspense, semi serious, tense ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, small town, human nature, haunted by the past, nothing goes right, juvenile delinquency, grudge, social decay, teenage life, society, prison ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Ellie Parker (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ellie Parker, an aspiring actress from Australia, lives a hectic Hollywood lifestyle, perpetually trying to land the role that will elevate her career. Living with her lothario musician boyfriend, Justin, Ellie is far from happy, finding support ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, neurotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, nightclub, infidelity, friendship, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, erection, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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28%
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 6K
The TV Set (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As a writer named Mike struggles to shepherd his semi-autobiographical sitcom into development, his vision is slowly eroded by a domineering network executive named Lenny who favors trashy reality programming. The irony, of course, is that every ...
Style: semi serious, witty, satirical, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: showbiz, audition, tv show, artists and showbiz, media satire, network, nothing goes right, actor's life, strong female character, television, pregnancy, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A portrait of the effects of schizophrenia on family life is the central focus.
Style: disturbing, talky, psychological, contemplative, experimental ...
Plot: mental illness, dysfunctional family, schizophrenia, skating, family relations, pregnancy, dead mother, brother sister relationship, misfit, eccentric family, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, alabama
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27%
Support the Girls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lisa Conroy is general manager at a highway-side 'sports bar with curves', Double Whammies. She nurtures and protects her employees fiercely--but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction…Double ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: employer employee relationship, waitress, job interview, fund raising, break in, girl power, family business, attempted robbery, husband wife relationship, friendship, apology, fundraiser ...
Time: year 2007
Place: nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Saved! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teenage Mary Cummings, who has "been Born Again her whole life," is about to enter her senior year at American Eagle Christian High School near Baltimore with her Fundamentalist Christian friends Hilary Faye and Veronica, the three of whom ...
Style: touching, humorous, witty, clever, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, girls' night
Plot: high school, pregnancy, satire, christianity, friendship, hypocrisy, acceptance, homosexual, teenage life, teenage love, youth, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: xian, california, new jersey, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Suburbans (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An 80s one-hit wonder band named The Suburbans reform for a special performance at one of the ex-member's wedding. At the wedding, a young record company talent scout happens to be in the audience and decides to give the now 40-ish performers a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: wedding, scout, tattoo, artists and showbiz, music band, rise and fall, lifestyle, ego clash, ambition, love and romance, unfulfillment, desire for fame ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: thanksgiving, holiday, road trip, hitchhiker, on the road, thief, advertising, generosity, salesman, snow, screwball, businessman ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, empire state building manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Humboldt County (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Peter is a medical student about to graduate and begin his residency. When his professor fails him, he winds up in bed with an actress and singer named Bogart rolling through Los Angeles. He accompanies her to the redwoods of northern California, ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: weed, family relations, fish out of water, medical student, self discovery, human nature, eccentric family, disorder, wilderness, hippie, medical school, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, northern california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 21K
Slacker (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Presents a day in the life in Austin, Texas among its social outcasts and misfits, predominantly the twenty-something set, using a series of linear vignettes. These characters, who in some manner just don't fit into the establishment norms, ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: philosophy, writers, hitchhiker, cafe, sunglasses, hit and run, burglar, twenty something, telescope, anarchist, atomic bomb, moon ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas, houston texas, barcelona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
It's a Disaster (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four couples meet for Sunday brunch only to discover they are stuck in a house together as the world may be about to end.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: group of friends, catastrophe, isolation, apocalypse, danger, human nature, survival, dark humor, divorce, profanity, bomb, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, xian, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came? (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A rivalry is brewing between the soldiers at an otherwise tranquil Army base and the civilians of a nearby Southern town. With good intentions, Col. Flanders tries to keep the piece and uses Brian Keith to work community relations. However, peace is ...
Plot: military base, small town, satire, soldier, arrest, dance, sergeant, tank, army vs civilians, militia, dancing, dark humor
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Daddy and Them (2001)
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, touching, realistic, psychological, humorous
Plot: family gatherings, homecoming, family problems, parents and children, murder, destiny, reunion, love and romance, family life, couple relations, eccentric family, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, alabama, arkansas, florida, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%