Movies like Phil the Alien

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Phil the Alien (2004)
 5.2
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Phil the Alien (2004)
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, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: prostitute, bar, small town, alien, space and aliens, misfit, alcohol abuse, getting home, small town life, benign alien, music band, secret agent, assassin, telekinesis, alcoholic, brothel, father son relationship, niagara falls, beaver, drunkenness, mass murderer, shape shifting alien, secret headquarters
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, ontario canada

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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 cult film films with plots about space and aliens, alien, disorder, benign alien, alien encounter, misfit and danger mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like Phil the Alien: Suck (2009), What Planet Are You From? (2000), Alien Opponent (2010), Spaced Out (2006), Illegal Aliens (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 4K
Suck (2009)
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, witty ...
Plot: vampire, desire for fame, musician's life, friends, lifestyle, supernatural, gory, rock band, rock, blind ambition, parody, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
What Planet Are You From? (2000)
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, funny, satirical, light, witty ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fish out of water, pregnancy, cloning, benign alien, misfit, couples, disorder, leadership, alien, culture clash, falling in love, humanity ...
Time: 90s
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.4
 428
Alien Opponent (2010)
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: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: small town, violence spree, heroes, crimes, benign alien, danger, space travel, space and aliens, deadly, battle zone, small town life, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.9
 54
Spaced Out (2006)
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: semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Plot: abduction, danger, kidnapping, alien encounter, evil alien, disorder, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, benign alien, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 2.9
 843
Illegal Aliens (2007)
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, feel good, exciting, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, benign alien, save the world, time travel, master villain, escapades, deadly creature, heroes, androids and robots, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Brother from Another Planet (1984)
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, touching, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: alien, drug abuse, urban, on the run, fish out of water, chases and races, space and aliens, benign alien, mute or deaf, life is a bitch, healing power, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.5
 785
Dr. Alien (1989)
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: humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, sex, alien, disorder, time travel, music band, teaching the ways of the world, imaginary, alien encounter, friendship, laboratory, college ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Freezer Burn: The Invasion of Laxdale (2008)
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: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: small town, danger, disorder, alien encounter, evil alien, small town life, misfit, save the world, anti heroes, escapades, space and aliens, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 5K
Evil Aliens (2005)
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: abduction, ufo, benign alien, pregnancy, alien encounter, supernatural, journalism, countryside, space travel, space and aliens, tv show, alien abduction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Cabbage Soup (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 2 buddy farmers are visited by aliens who like their domestic cabbage soup.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: alien, friends, golden years, friendship, alien encounter, disorder, danger, countryside, destiny, benign alien, space marine, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
American Beer (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four young Canadian men are out on a road trip when their car breaks down in the middle of nowhere. They each go their own way in search of a needed alternator, but along the way, each one experiences an unexpectedly memorable adventure...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, realistic, humorous
Plot: bar, misfit, americana, on the road, partners, disorder, buddies, heist, friends, misfit partners, nothing goes right, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20s
Place: canada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Return of James Battle (2004)
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: offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: rock, rivalry, small town life, evil alien, disorder, village life, space and aliens, nightclub, small town, alien encounter, mariachi band, motorcycle accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Invasion of the Star Creatures (1962)
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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: soldier, outer space, space and aliens, benign alien, spacecraft, save the world, disorder, alien encounter, evil alien, heroes, deadly creature, save the day ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Morons from Outer Space (1985)
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, cult film, satirical ...
Plot: fish out of water, disorder, alien encounter, partners, save the world, space travel, danger, ship, rescue, mistaken identity, journalism, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Christmas Martian (1971)
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, canadian science fiction
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friends, family relations, spacecraft, small town, friendship, small town life, alien encounter, youth, imaginary, family, benign alien, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 700
Can of Worms (1999)
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: offbeat, feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: misfit, spacecraft, satellite, cooking and food, danger, space travel, youth, unlikely partners, imaginary, getting home, benign alien, save the world ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Wam Bam Thank You Spaceman (1975)
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: sexual, not serious, erotic, humorous, psychotronic ...
Plot: prostitute, alien, voyeurism, sex, suburban life, space and aliens, suburbs, benign alien, sexual relations, looking for sex, anti heroes, fish out of water ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Top of the Food Chain (1999)
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: not serious, humorous, witty, offbeat, cult film
Plot: small town, cannibalism, incest, disorder, small town life, alien encounter, evil alien, deadly, gory, parody, supernatural, factory ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 464
Rock Jocks (2012)
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: semi serious, not serious, exciting, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, benign alien, weapon system, save the planet, nightshift, government agency, laser, danger, government facility, heroic mission, heroes, collision ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 240K
The World's End (2013)
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: witty, humorous, absurd, dark humor, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, small town, reunion, obsessive quest, bar, anti heroes, british, friends, violence, beer, robot, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Breakfast of Aliens (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lovable loser Walter Clydepepper eats an alien from outer space in his cereal and becomes a deadly stand up comic.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous
Plot: disorder, space and aliens, loser, comedian, alien, breakfast cereal, drug addict, bodily possession
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Hellacious Acres: The Case of John Glass (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Glass, wakes up in a desolated barn from a long cryogenic slumber, to be informed that not only the planet has been devastated by a third world war, but reduced to little habitability by a subsequent alien invasion. He also learns that in order ...
Style: offbeat, dark humor, humorous, not serious
Plot: escapades, heroes, anti heroes, bad trip, disorder, evil alien, chaos, space and aliens, nothing goes right, heroic mission, apocalypse, solitary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Spaced Invaders (1990)
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, offbeat, semi serious, surprise ending, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: alien, martian, misunderstanding, adventure, friendship, mistaken identity, danger, space travel, technology gone awry, benign alien, goofy hero, space and aliens ...
Time: 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 3.4
 234
Hot T-Shirts (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In order to avoid the closure a bar the owner and some friends organize a wet-T-shirt competition. As they thought this attracks new people and certainly money.
Style: sexy, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: bar, small town, social relations, contests and competitions, save the day, small town life, gender, workplace, nightclub, fight, dancing, teen sex comedy ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Stepsister from Planet Weird (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teenager's life is disrupted when her mother falls in love with an alien.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: alien, parents and children, family, teenage life, fish out of water, life turned upside down, foe turned friend, family relations, remarry, youth, high school life, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 48K
Coneheads (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: With enormous cone-shaped heads, robotlike walks and an appetite for toilet paper, aliens Beldar and Prymatt don't exactly blend in with the population of Paramus, N.J. But for some reason, everyone believes them when they say they're from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, space and aliens, alien life-form, benign alien, family life, parents and children, alien contact, golf, outer space, adventure, humanity, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 548
Rub & Tug (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rub & Tug is a sexy comedy that takes place at a "full body" massage parlour.
Style: realistic, sexual, sexy, semi serious, erotic ...
Plot: massage parlor, sexual relations, intrigue, couples, workplace, prostitute, workplace situations, sex trade, masseuse, false arrest, prostitution, security camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Delicate Art of Parking (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An absurd comedy about a Parking Enforcement Officer, who - despite constant abuse from the public - finds truth, honour and serenity in the act of ticketing. His religious devotion to the work is challenged however, when his best friend and ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: investigation, obsession, workplace, filmmaking, escapades, obsessive quest, filmmaker, car, city, coma, marijuana, car alarm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Corner Gas: The Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It’s been a few years, and there’s still not a lot going on 40 kilometers from nowhere. But that’s all about to change as the fine folks of Dog River, Saskatchewan face their biggest crisis ever. Brent and the gang discover that the town’s ...
Style: cynical, humorous, witty, offbeat, feel good ...
Plot: small town, best friends, private detective, gas station, small town life, life turned upside down, social relations, friends, disorder, farce, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 256
The Monitors (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Earthlings chafe at the peace established by a benevolent alien race and set about to rebel.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Plot: propaganda, rebellion, alien, danger, politics, alien encounter, disorder, state affairs, space and aliens, mad scientist, rescue, filmmaking ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%