Movies like Phil the Alien

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Phil the Alien (2004)
 5.4
 753
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, semi serious, captivating, stylized, offbeat
Plot: alien, prostitute, small town, benign alien, space and aliens, misfit, alcohol abuse, getting home, silly humor, secret agents, supernatural power, brothel, drunkenness, shape shifting alien, small town life, serial killer, assassin, talking animals, telekinesis, alcoholic, father son relationship, niagara falls, beaver, shapeshifting, shapeshifter ...
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 light films with plots about space and aliens, alien, benign alien, alien encounter, disorder, danger and heroes mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like Phil the Alien: The World's End (2013), What Planet Are You From? (2000), Spaced Out (2006), Illegal Aliens (2007), Suck (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 280K
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, twists and turns, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, british, small town, obsessive quest, escapades, alcohol abuse, friends, violence, beer, robot, adolescence vs adulthood, end of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ 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, satirical, light, funny, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fish out of water, pregnancy, cloning, benign alien, misfit, leadership, couples, disorder, alien, culture clash, fall in love, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 4.6
 86
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, humorous, exciting, captivating, parody ...
Plot: journalism, media, captivity, chaos and mayhem, disorder, abduction, save the planet, space and aliens, heroes, save the world, escapades, benign alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 2.7
 959
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, light, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, alien, save the world, benign alien, time travel, alien encounter, disorder, master villain, escapades, androids and robots, misfit, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 6.0
 5K
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: cynical, parody, humorous, scary, suspense ...
Plot: vampire, female vampire, lifestyle, musician's life, supernatural, desire for fame, friends, dark humor, rock band, track down, blind ambition, concert tour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: allegory, clever, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Plot: alien, drug abuse, graphic violence, misfit, space and aliens, benign alien, life is a bitch, bounty hunter, mute or deaf, society, on the run, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.2
 512
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: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, silly humor, government facility, satellite, government agency, heroic mission, weapon system, collision, nightshift, save the planet, benign alien, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.3
 506
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: small town, heroes, alien encounter, space and aliens, crimes, battle zone, space travel, showdown, human versus robot, robot, fight, alien technology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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: semi serious, humorous, psychotronic, parody, offbeat
Plot: soldier, spacecraft, outer space, farce, silly humor, evil alien, goofy hero, escapades, heroes, misfit, space and aliens, benign alien ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, exciting, light ...
Plot: evil alien, alien, space and aliens, disorder, small town, alien encounter, rock, gunfight, motorcycle accident, rock concert, decapitation, extraterrestrial ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, light, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: alien, family, fish out of water, parents and children, teenage life, remarry, life turned upside down, family relations, misfit, youth, high school life, stepbrother stepsister relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Trail of the Screaming Forehead (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A small town infestation of crawling alien foreheads that begin attaching to people and taking them over collides with a scientist's experiments to extract foreheadazine and things go horribly horribly wrong.
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: space and aliens, save the planet, mad scientist, supernatural, alien encounter, escapades, disorder, heroes, rivalry, evil alien, save the world, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 1K
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: semi serious, humorous, teen sex comedy, sex comedy
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: laboratory, coming of age, evil alien, alien, college, teaching the ways of the world, teenage life, alien encounter, teenage love, student life, high school life, college life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 6K
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: abduction, ufo, benign alien, pregnancy, alien encounter, tv show, countryside, space travel, supernatural, space and aliens, journalism, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.0
 1K
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: exciting, semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: space and aliens, satellite, spacecraft, misfit, evil alien, cooking and food, computers and web, space wars, outer space, family life, space travel, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 54K
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, family outing, kids
Plot: fish out of water, space and aliens, benign alien, parents and children, family life, alien life-form, outer space, golf, family relations, alien contact, adventure, humanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 610
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: semi serious, erotic, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: massage parlor, workplace, prostitute, intrigue, workplace situations, couples, sexual relations, silly humor, sex trafficking, vice, prostitution, false arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Evil Alien Conquerors (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inept beings from the planet Kabijj land on Earth and attempt to behead all of its beings and take over the planet
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, disorder, rivalry, escapades, race against time, alien invasion, space and aliens, sword, evil alien, farce, silly humor, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trying to rescue her home planet from destruction, a gorgeous extraterrestrial named Celeste arrives on Earth and begins her scientific research. She woos quirky scientist Dr. Steve Mills, a widower with a young daughter. Before long, Celeste finds ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, funny, parody ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: fish out of water, benign alien, space and aliens, alien, friendship, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, alien contact, misfit, goofy hero, love and romance, fall in love, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
2001: A Space Travesty (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Leslie Nielsen once again plays a bumbling detective in the vein of the 'Naked Gun' movies, but this time as Marshall Richard 'Dick' Dix. When odd reports are received through official channels stating that the President of the ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, usa president, daring rescue, save the world, race against time, benign alien, escapades, save the day, alien encounter, space and aliens, mad scientist, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, parody, satirical, light ...
Plot: outer space, benign alien, deadly creature, rescue, journalism, partners, save the world, space and aliens, odd couple, heroes, misfit, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: exciting, not serious, humorous, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, save the world, adventure, heroes, disorder, alien encounter, escapades, rivalry, misfit, alien abduction, small town life, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Cat from Outer Space (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that gives it special powers, including the ability to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and seeks the help of a scientist in order to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, cat, ufo, telekinesis, benign alien, gold bar, family, adventure, friends, disorder, animal life, hopes ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: humorous, captivating, tense, not serious, offbeat
Plot: heroic mission, apocalypse, nothing goes right, evil alien, chaos, dark humor, heroes, escapades, solitary, disorder, alien, extraterrestrial ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 3K
Project: ALF (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six years ago, the space alien, ALF, was on his way back to his new home...When the Alien Task Force finally caught him. Now, the story continues to where the series ended. ALF is now protected by the Alien Task Force, but the leader wants to ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: benign alien, family, chase, space and aliens, adventure, rescue, on the run, misfit, alien encounter, outer space, puppet, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
 35K
Critters (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A massive ball of furry creatures from another world eat their way through a small mid-western town followed by intergalactic bounty hunters opposed only by militant townspeople.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, creature, bounty hunter, chaos, small town, outer space, misfit, family in danger, evil alien, space and aliens, intergalactic, alien creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 128K
The Watch (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surprise ending, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, suburban life, suburbs, evil alien, heroes, friendship, alien invasion, alien, disorder, super weapon, invasion, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2012
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The adventures of lesbian space aliens on the planet Earth, and the story of the romance between Jane, a shy greeting card store employee, and Zoinx, the woman Jane does not realize is from outer-space. Meanwhile, two government agents, or 'Men ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, silly humor, escapades, gender, romance, gays and lesbians, alien, outer space, love, agent, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
End of Days, Inc. (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of laid-off workers bribed into working one last night discover that processing the last of their "inventory" will lead to cataclysmic consequences.
Style: captivating, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: undead, deal with the devil, employee, supernatural, employer employee relationship, small business, supernatural power, businessman, office, nightshift, zombie, bribe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Metal Shifters (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Alien bacteria arrives on a meteorite and infects metal, animating a giant iron statue that goes on a killing rampage in a small town.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, save the day, small town, evil alien, space and aliens, heroes, alien, fire, deadly, danger, imaginary, bar
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%