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Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)
 5.2
 6K
Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Crazy old Professor Gangreen has developed a way to make tomatoes look human for a second invasion.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, sexy, light, ridiculous, idiotic, funny, absurd, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, world domination, tomato, parody, chase, survival, space and aliens, supernatural, investigation, superhuman powers, save the world, dangerous animal, fall in love, experiment gone awry, danger, heroic mission, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, disorder, deadly, rivalry, rescue, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s
Place: san diego california

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Most similar movies to Return of the Killer Tomatoes!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, offbeat and suspenseful films with plots about danger, escapades, disorder, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, deadly and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Return of the Killer Tomatoes!: Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991), Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992), Swamp Thing (1982), Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988), The Return of Swamp Thing (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police assitant Boyle along with tomatologist Kennedi Johnson look into investigations about Killer Tomato attacks, and discover Gangrene plans to brainwash people via TV talk shows to take over the world! Will Gangrene be stopped? Will Johnson ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, crimes, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, space and aliens, master villain, cons and scams, experiment gone awry, escapades, save the world, murder, parody ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After being busted out of jail by his tomatoes, Professor Mortimer Gangrene begins a new plot to take over the world by inserting his hapless lackey Igor into the throne of the King of France.
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, tomato, chaos, supernatural ability, disorder, save the world, danger, parody, mad scientist, rivalry, escapades, deadly creature ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a 1978 comedy film directed by John De Bello and starring David Miller. The film is a spoof of B-movies. Made on a budget of less than USD $100,000, the story involves tomatoes becoming sentient by unknown means and ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, absurd, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, tomato, survival, coming of age, chaos, supernatural, espionage, danger, rescue, experiment gone awry, space and aliens ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.4
 11K
Swamp Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dr. Alec Holland, hidden away in the depths of a murky swamp, is trying to create a new species - a combination of animal and plant capable of adapting and thriving in the harshest conditions. Unfortunately he becomes subject of his own creation and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, psychotronic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swamp, superhero, mutant, mad scientist, chase, danger, good versus evil, animal life, deadly, disorder, heroes, government agency ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: scary, humorous, offbeat, not serious, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, good versus evil, ufo, evil alien, punk, shadow puppet, clown, ice cream truck, net, evil clown, parody, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror, Comedy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Swamp Thing returns to battle the evil Dr. Arcane, who has a new science lab full of creatures transformed by genetic mutation, and chooses Heather Locklear as his new object of affection.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, swamp, mad scientist, secret identity, supernatural, supernatural ability, fighting crime, deadly, disorder, rescue, deadly creature, imaginary ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Remember the good old days when anyone with a camera and a few thousand bucks could schlep up to Bronson canyon and quickly make a cheap sci-fi/horror B-movie? Well, they're back! The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra is an affectionate, meticulous ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, stylized, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, mad scientist, space travel, save the world, heroic mission, benign alien, goofy hero, anti heroes, heroes, alien encounter, danger, science ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.3
 10K
Critters 3 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In what appears to be a cross between Critters and The Towering Inferno, the residents of a shoddy L.A. apartment block are chased up to the roof by hoards of the eponymous hairy horrors.
Style: humorous, scary, offbeat, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laser, alien, fire, hologram, deadly, disorder, heroes, alien encounter, danger, bounty hunter, save the world, survival ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: humorous, scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, undead, gory, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, escapades, danger, chaos, deadly creature, nosy, plague ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this campy spy movie spoof Dr. Goldfoot (Vincent Price) has invented an army of bikini-clad robots who are programmed to seek out wealthy men and charm them into signing over their assets. Secret agent Craig Gamble (Frankie Avalon) and ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, offbeat, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, chase, farce, parody, robot, car chase, espionage, laser, electric chair, world domination, bikini, secret agent ...
Time: 60s
Place: dungeon, tokyo, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A black hole hits North Wisconsin and opens a door to other dimensions. Giant 15 meter spiders emerge from it, who have an appetite for human flesh! Dr. Jenny Langer and Dr. Vance from the NASA try to save the world.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, mad scientist, farm, giant spider, island, misfit, evil alien, save the world, amateur detective, countryside, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 12K
Critters 2 (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A batch of unhatched critter eggs are mistaken for Easter eggs by the country-folk inhabitants of Grover's Bend and, before long, the ferocious furballs are on the rampage again.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, scary, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, bounty hunter, dog, egg, pitchfork, easter, spacecraft, alien, survival, mad scientist, countryside, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The mad and evil scientist, Dr. Clayton Forrester, has created an evil little scheme that is bound to give him world global domination but first things first. He plans to torment Mike Nelson and the robots by sending them a real stinker of a film to ...
Style: humorous, talky, witty, surreal, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, robot, space travel, teleportation, laser, scientist, parody, vengeance, danger, world domination, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.6
 2K
Creepozoids (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The year is 1998, six years after the nuke wars reduced the world to rubble and a few bands of wandering survivors. One of these groups stumbles into an abandoned government research facility, where they were working on making the body capable of ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, alien, plague, apocalypse, mad scientist, race against time, chaos, supernatural, escapades, life is a bitch, danger, gory ...
Time: future, year 1998, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Man's Best Friend (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A dog turns from man's best friend into man's worst nightmare as he attacks everything that moves.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, chase, dog, investigation, genetic engineering, laboratory, anti heroes, gory, dangerous animal, chases and races, animal life, pets ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Blood of Ghastly Horror (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mad scientist implants an electronic device into the brain of an injured soldier, which turns him into a psychotic killer.
Style: offbeat, rough, serious, scary
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, chaos, deadly, disorder, rivalry, imaginary, deadly creature, martial arts, heist, supernatural, mutant ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Class of Nuke 'Em High 2: Subhumanoid Meltdown (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The class of nuke 'em high is back, and this time they're in college! Tromaville's nuclear factory has been rebuilt and now includes the Tromaville institute of technology. Located inside the nuclear plant, Tromaville Tech is where ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, college life, imaginary, social misfits, chaos and mayhem, escapades, experiment gone awry, deadly, heroes, fighting crime, high school life, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 906
Schlock (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A monkey-type monster falls in love with a blind girl, which thinks that he's a giant dog. After kidnapping the girl and fleeing king-kong-like onto the roof of a gym, he gets involved with the army.
Style: scary, suspenseful, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, ape, deadly creature, suburban life, dangerous animal, crimes, anti heroes, human becomes animal, chaos and mayhem, escapades, zombie, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, prehistory
Place: california, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Toxic Avenger is lured to Tokyo, Japan by the evil corporation Apocalypse Inc. So while the Toxic Avenger is fighting crime in Tokyo, Apocalypse Inc. spread evil in Tromaville.
Style: humorous, not serious, futuristic, psychotronic, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, gore, mutant, gory, apocalypse, vengeance, misfit, society, righting the wronged, secret identity, supernatural, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, japan, tokyo, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.5
 3K
Carnosaur (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being driven to extinction, great bloodthirsty dinosaurs come back to life with the assistance of a demented genetic scientist. She plans to replace the human race with a super-race of dinosaurs who will not pollute the planet.
Style: scary, offbeat, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, desert, vegetarian, dinosaur, gore, technology gone awry, save the world, danger, chaos, plague, mutant, gory ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Riding around on their motorbikes, a gang of tough women bikers are the only thing that stands between a crowd of zombies, which have been accidentally let out of their secure cave, and those still alive in the town.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, chase, gory, apocalypse, supernatural, survival, deadly, small town life, leadership, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered cyborgs for use as "super soldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the cyborgs malfunction and turn on their creators.
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence spree, a.i., technology gone awry, deadly creature, escapades, imaginary, laboratory, rivalry, chase, soldier, deadly, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.9
 1K
Munchies (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Simon Watterman, a space archaeologist, discovers the "Munchies" in a cave in Peru. Cecil Watterman, Simon's evil twin brother and snack food entrepreneur, kidnaps the creature. What Cecil does not know is that the creature, when ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, small town life, deadly, disorder, heroes, destiny, supernatural, chaos, kidnapping, parody, small town, teenage life ...
Place: peru, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 3.6
 2K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: futuristic, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, small town, gang, on the run, mad scientist, save the world, bio weapon, deadly, small town life, government agency, heroes, gory ...
Time: future, year 1992, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Earth vs. the Spider (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A shy comic book fan is injected with an experimental serum and starts turning into a spider. When web covered bodies start appearing a policeman starts to investigate the strange case.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, crimes, mad scientist, rivalry, laboratory, chaos, supernatural, danger, survival, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.4
 4K
Ghoulies II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ghoulies II picks up a short time after the first movie, a few of the little nasties stow away on an amusement park ride and bring big bucks to a dying fair. The creatures are mad after an attempt to kill them, so the creatures go on a rampage ...
Style: humorous, scary, offbeat, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, curses spells and rituals, escapades, deadly creature, imaginary, heroic mission, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, good versus evil, ghost, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.1
 6K
Critters 4 (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy. He's sent a transporter where he puts the eggs - unfortunately the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shower, explosion, alien, alien encounter, heroes, save the world, misfit, supernatural, space station, space travel, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, year 1992, 2040s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.7
 870
Monsturd (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A serial killer mutates with a chemical inside a sewer, to become a monster made of human waste just as the FBI and police are onto him.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, laboratory, mad scientist, gory, psychopath, supernatural, mutant, crimes, danger, toxic waste ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, scary, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: island, mad scientist, genetics, rebellion, mutant, experiment, dangerous animal, survival, chaos and mayhem, transformation, technology gone awry, stranded ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Curse of the Swamp Creature (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A mad scientist is conducting experiments with evolution on the locals deep in the rural swamps of Texas.
Style: serious, scary
Plot: mad scientist, swamp, monster, alligator, voodoo, evolution, technology gone awry, experiment gone awry, imaginary, escapades, wizards and magicians, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%