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

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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, disorder, friends, friendship, crimes, buddies and partners mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Pass the Ammo: Pray TV (1980), Anarchy TV (1998), The Dark Backward (1991), Go to Blazes (1962), Nobody Knows Anything! (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pray TV (1980)
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, televangelist, evangelist, greed, television, church, preacher, tv station, religion, hare krishna
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: tv show, media, teenager, station, activism, anarchy, preacher, minister, society, clergy, fighting the system, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: buddies, young lovers, talent agent, stand-up comedian, opposites attract, obsession, friendship, singleness, experiment gone awry, thirtysomething life, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: 90s
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57%
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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: robbery, fire escape, bouquet, explosion, dressing room, treehouse, jewelry store, french accent, junkyard
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Anche se volesse lavorare, che faccio? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Italian comedy
Plot: robbery, museum, carabinieri, thief
Place: italy
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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: protest, migrant worker, brothel, politician, van, friendship, car chase, police, robbery
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: not serious, humorous, biting, clever, witty
Plot: hollywood, mayor, grocery store, lawyer, robbery, blue collar, prison guard, actor's life, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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48%
The Christmas Party (1996)
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 ...
Plot: christmas party, preacher, lower class, community, summer, flat, sauna, neighbor neighbor relationship, petty criminal, pig, brother brother relationship, neighbor ...
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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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: on the road, pets, down on your luck, clergy, mistaken identity, unemployment, society, preacher, stupidity, taxidermy, door to door salesman, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: jail cell, thief, imprisonment, bully, shower, female nudity, african american, women's prison, gun, cafe, violence, disguise ...
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, best friends, nothing goes right, strong sexual content, robbery, wrestling, disorder, friends, buddies, siblings relations, hung over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
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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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
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Redrum (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A bored couple rejuvenate their marriage by turning to murder.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, amateur detective, urban, murderous pair, crime, couple relations, crimes, deadly, lovers on the run, introspection, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
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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: debt, low self esteem, father daughter relationship, robbery
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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, soccer fan, robbery, stolen money, romance, barge, river, dream
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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, not serious, realistic, idiotic, satirical ...
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Spring Break USA (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: road movie
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: on the run, chases and races, friendship, robbery, invention, fish out of water, hollywood, gangsters, immigrants, celebrity culture, showbiz, inventions and discoveries ...
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Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: humorous, talky, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
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Holy Tongue (2000)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
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Place: italy
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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: serious, realistic
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Time: 1910s
Place: illinois, chicago illinois
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I Hate Mondays (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An acute case of Mondayitis in Warsaw. Interwoven stories of a few inhabitants of Warsaw, including one very unlucky Italian on a governmental mission and a charitable Polish American.
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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: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infertility, wanting a baby, trying to get pregnant, sperm donor, sperm bank, wanting to have children, doctor, theft, drugs/alcohol, farce, buddies, couple relations ...
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Place: usa
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Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chaz, a vintage magazine collector, decides to go on a road trip with his friends to Hollywood after discovering his evil landlord's plot to kill the creator of their favorite magazine. With everything at stake, Chaz is forced to choose between ...
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