Movies like Phil the Alien

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Phil the Alien
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Phil the Alien crashes to Earth and find himself alone in the wilds of northern Canada. In the process of going home he goes from drunk to christian rock singer to mass murder.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: benign alien, bar, space and aliens, small town, prostitute, getting home, alcohol abuse, small town life, alien, misfit, secret agent, music band, beaver, secret headquarters, shape shifting alien, mass murderer, niagara falls, telekinesis, assassin, brothel, alcoholic, drunkenness, father son relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, ontario canada
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Corner Gas
Comedy
Canada
30 min.
 8.0
Kin-dza-dza!
Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Soviet Union
135 min.
 8.2
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Most similar movies to Phil the Alien

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, offbeat and witty films with plots about space and aliens, alien, benign alien, disorder, alien encounter, danger and misfit mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like Phil the Alien: Spaced Out (2006), Evil Aliens (2005), What Planet Are You From? (2000), Dr. Alien (1989), Alien Opponent (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Spaced Out
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The planet earth is in peril of impending doom, and maniacal destructive forces from outer space are closely at hand! Twisted, demented alien terrorists are single-handedly about to reap horrific havoc on earth and threaten life itself. Meanwhile, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: benign alien, evil alien, alien encounter, danger, space and aliens, journalism, save the world, captivity, chaos and mayhem, kidnapping, save the planet, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   100%
 
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Evil Aliens
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sensationalist reporter Michelle Fox presents the TV show Weird World, with phony matters about UFOS and aliens. When she hears about Cat, a young woman that claims that have been abducted with her boyfriend and become pregnant by aliens, she ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, benign alien, evil alien, alien encounter, countryside, chaos and mayhem, small town, kidnapping, tv show, alien, space and aliens, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   96%
 
What Planet Are You From?
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A highly-evolved planet, whose denizens feel no emotion and reproduce by cloning, plans to take over Earth from the inside by sending an operative, fashioned with a humming, mechanical penis, to impregnate an earthling and stay until the birth. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: alien, cloning, benign alien, fish out of water, mars, culture clash, happy ending, disorder, aliens, space and aliens, babies and infants, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   74%
 
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 4.1
 716
Dr. Alien
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the mysterious and sexy Ms. Xenobia takes over the biology class at the local college, the dating life of supergeek Wesley Littlejohn takes a serious turn. Littlejohn agrees to be a lab rat for the professor's unusual vitamin research ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: benign alien, college, odd couple, laboratory, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, teenage love, alien encounter, sex, alien, college life, high school life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   83%
 
 4.4
 410
Alien Opponent
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The owner of a small-town junkyard offers a cash reward to whomever can kill her uninvited, space-suited alien guest when its spacecraft crash-lands into her barn. Every wacko within 100 miles turns out, and before long, the junkyard is transformed ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: gory, benign alien, battle zone, small town, alien encounter, space and aliens, violence spree, small town life, space travel, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   88%
 
 3.4
 827
Illegal Aliens
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Three aliens morph into super-hot babes and arrive to protect the earth from the intergalactic forces of evil. Guided by Syntax, their holographic mentor, these Illegal Aliens are willing to use every trick in the book and every sexy outfit in their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, toilet humor
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fish out of water, androids and robots, benign alien, deadly creature, master villain, save the world, alien encounter, heroic mission, mistaken identity, time travel, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   71%
 
The Brother from Another Planet
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An alien slave crash-lands in New York City while being pursued by two Men in Black bounty hunters. His attempt to find a place for himself on Earth parallels that of the immigrant experience.
Style: clever, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, touching ...
Plot: alien, drug abuse, fish out of water, aliens, drugs, benign alien, urban, space and aliens, segregation, misfit, homeless, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   70%
 
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Invasion of the Star Creatures
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Beautiful alien Amazonian women plan to conquer the world using an army of vegetable monsters. Dim-witted privates Philbrick and Penn bumble into a cave in search of atomic activity but collide instead with fierce carrot-topped tree mutants and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: outer space, benign alien, spacecraft, evil alien, save the world, alien encounter, space travel, danger, heroes, soldier, space and aliens, deadly creature ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   73%
 
 5.2
 660
Can of Worms
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: outer space, benign alien, spacecraft, evil alien, family, save the world, alien encounter, adventure, space travel, danger, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   65%
 
 7.0
 222K
The World's End
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, small town, friendship, alien invasion, alien, british, chase, beer, robot, violence, postmodernism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   54%
 
The Return of James Battle
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Bataille is in love. He attempts to stage an elaborate motorcycle stunt to impress the girl, but when it goes sour, he ends up in prison with a 133-year sentence. Bataille escapes from behind bars to make an appointment to fix the car of music ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: rock, nightclub, evil alien, rivalry, small town, disorder, space and aliens, alien encounter, small town life, village life, bar, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   60%
 
 8.0
 4K
Corner Gas
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Corner Gas is a Canadian television sitcom created by Brent Butt. The series ran for six seasons from 2004 to 2009. Re-runs still air on CTV, CTV Two and The Comedy Network in Canada. Deriving its name from the roadside gas station in the fictional ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: gas station, nothing goes right, small town, boss and employee, store, friendship, suburbs, fish out of water, village, suburban life, small town life, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   67%
 
Aliens in the Family
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aliens in the Family is an American sci-fi/fantasy sitcom that aired on ABC, conceived as part of its TGIF lineup From the Creators of Dinosaurs and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, benign alien, store, evil alien, suburbs, alien encounter, family life, space and aliens, family relations, alien, babies and infants, nanny ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   55%
 
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Freezer Burn: The Invasion of Laxdale
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Disguised as executives from a Dutch Oil Company, Aliens from outer space buy a local farming company and promise to create jobs for the failing farming town. Their goal is to use crop circles to heat up the temperature of the earth and eventually ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: small town, save the world, alien encounter, danger, heroes, space and aliens, adventure, anti heroes, evil alien, small town life, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   54%
 
Morons from Outer Space
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story begins on a small spaceship docking with a refueling station. On board are a group of four aliens, Bernard, Sandra, Desmond, and Julian. During a particularly tedious period of their stay at the station, the other three begin playing with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, satirical, light ...
Plot: alien, ship, anti heroes, parody, benign alien, deadly creature, aliens, vampire human love, odd couple, rescue, save the world, british ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   43%
 
 4.5
 161
Mangus!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Mangus Spedgwick suffers an unforeseen tragedy that causes him to lose the role of Jesus in his high school's production of Jesus Christ Superstar, he fights with all he's got to get back the part, and carry on the family tradition.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat
Plot: follow your dream, on the road, high school, family relations, small town, gays and lesbians, redemption, urban ghetto, small town life, teenage life, trailer park, freak accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   52%
 
 3.9
 327
Hey, Happy!
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set in empty junkyards of Winnipeg, Sabu works in a pornography store and we view him as he approaches the end of his quest to sleep with 2000 men (which is eased by the fact that he works at a porno store). For his final conquest, he desires ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, futuristic, surreal, offbeat ...
Plot: strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, gender, misfit, apocalypse, social misfits, future dystopia, kidnapping, space and aliens, friends, society ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   41%
 
The Christmas Martian
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A martian comes to a small town in Quebec and becomes friends with the town children. He gives them candy to get the children into his spacecraft. This alarms the parents but he wins them over and they have a great big Christmas party.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, canadian science fiction
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: benign alien, friendship, spacecraft, family, alien encounter, small town, space and aliens, adventure, small town life, imaginary, youth, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   39%
 
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Top of the Food Chain
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An isolated Canadian town (populated by the weirdest group of people this side of Saturn) has seen its share of problems. First the nut factory closed, then the CATV antenna stopped broadcasting, and now something is gruesomely devouring the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty
Plot: factory, benign alien, gory, small town, deadly creature, mad scientist, parody, alien encounter, danger, cannibalism, incest, deadly ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   43%
 
 4.6
 206
Interplanetary
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine men and women, employees of Interplanetary Corporation, live and work on Mars. Their days aren't particularly interesting, much less exciting, until they are assaulted by a murderous band of strangers and a seemingly unstoppable alien ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: mars, danger, gory, dangerous animal, deadly, escapades, misfit, chaos, space and aliens, gore, corpse, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
 5.3
 459
Rock Jocks
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Imagine asteroids so large that they can wipe out all life on the planet constantly bombarding the Earth. The only things standing in the way are the Rock Jocks, a top-secret band of government employees, who pilot asteroid-killing satellites. The ...
Style: feel good, not serious, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: government agency, save the world, heroic mission, save the planet, heroes, benign alien, danger, space and aliens, nightshift, collision, satellite, government facility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   39%
 
A Ticket to Space
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Face à l'incompréhension de la population française quant au montant des crédits alloués à la recherche spatiale, le gouvernement lance une vaste opération de communication. En partenariat avec le Centre spatial français, un grand jeu ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: outer space, benign alien, space travel, space and aliens, danger, escapades, rivalry, disorder, hacker, space station, control room, lottery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
Spaced Invaders
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crew of Martians overhears a radio broadcast of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" coming from Earth, and, thinking the Martian fleet is attacking Earth, they land their broken-down ship in a backwater mid-American town. As luck ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: alien, adventure, alien invasion, halloween, small town, aliens, androids and robots, anti heroes, first contact, benign alien, weapons, mars ...
Time: 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   35%
 
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My Favorite Martian
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Favorite Martian is an American television sitcom that aired on CBS from September 29, 1963, to May 1, 1966, for 107 episodes. The show starred Ray Walston as Uncle Martin and Bill Bixby as Tim O'Hara. John L. Greene created the central ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: anti heroes, mars, family, benign alien, goofy hero, suburbs, misfit partners, alien encounter, fish out of water, sitcom, space travel, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   36%
 
The Cabbage Soup
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 2 buddy farmers are visited by aliens who like their domestic cabbage soup.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: benign alien, countryside, alien encounter, golden years, alien, friendship, destiny, danger, disorder, space and aliens, friends, space marine ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
Wam Bam Thank You Spaceman
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two aliens from a dying planet are on a mission to impregnate Earth women.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, erotic, psychotronic
Plot: anti heroes, suburbs, benign alien, buddies, prostitute, lesbian, voyeurism, sex, looking for sex, sexual relations, alien, alien encounter ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   43%
 
 6.1
 4K
Suck
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film follows a petty rock band called the Winners, consisting of vocalist Joey Winner, bassist Jennifer, guitarist Tyler, drummer Sam, and French-Canadian roadie Hugo, along with their sleazy manager Jeff, as they tour across Canada and the USA ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, scary, not serious ...
Plot: vampire, rock band, musician's life, desire for fame, supernatural, friends, lifestyle, gory, parody, blind ambition, track down, concert tour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
 5.2
 318
Zonad
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zonad (Simon Delaney) is from space…probably. Or so the Cassidy family assume when they discover an apparent alien in a shiny red space suit and helmet passed out on the living room floor beside the drinks cabinet. The Cassidys and the people of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: mistaken identity, village life, dishonesty, countryside, disorder, village, hidden identity, cons and scams, family life, family relations, social relations, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   39%
 

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 5.5
 513
Sherman's Way
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eccentric Olympic has-been who prefers leisure to work, finds himself stuck with a rigid pre-law Yale student with no time for wasting time. Between skinny-dipping and stealing cars, this odd-couple learn from each other that balance is the key ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, touching ...
Plot: unlikely couple, on the road, nothing goes right, introspection, adolescence vs adulthood, small town, twentysomething life, stoners, lifestyle, disorder, athlete's life, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   31%
 
 5.6
 314
Moon Pilot
Genre: Family, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An Air Force captain inadvertently volunteers to make the first manned flight around the moon. He immediately falls under the watchful protection of various security agencies, but despite all their precautions, a young woman who may be an enemy spy ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: benign alien, moon, alien encounter, space travel, adventure, airplane, space wars, family, space and aliens, danger, heroes, chase ...
Time: 60s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
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