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Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)
 5.2
 7K
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: parody, humorous, not serious, psychotronic, sexy, light, ridiculous, splatter, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, chase, world domination, investigation, supernatural, space and aliens, rescue, save the world, dangerous animal, fall in love, escapades, rivalry, chaos, experiment gone awry, alien encounter, disorder, silly humor, deadly creature, goofy hero, master villain, superhuman powers, chaos and mayhem, cons and scams, heroic mission, technology gone awry ...
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, parody, psychotronic and cult film films with plots about escapades, disorder, danger, mad scientist, heroes, monster and experiment gone awry mostly in Sci-Fi, Comedy and Horror genres. Some movies like Return of the Killer Tomatoes!: Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991), Swamp Thing (1982), Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992), Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988), The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: parody, humorous, not serious, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, espionage, rescue, survival, space and aliens, chaos, deadly creature, supernatural, vegetable, disaster, insanity, mutation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991)
Genre: Comedy
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: parody, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, mad scientist, crimes, save the world, master villain, escapades, superhuman powers, goofy hero, androids and robots, rivalry, deadly creature, investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 14K
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: semi serious, captivating, exciting, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: swamp, laboratory, mad scientist, superhero, rescue, good versus evil, superhuman powers, mutant, chase, creature, heroic mission, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., europe, usa, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992)
Genre: Comedy
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: parody, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, technology gone awry, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, cons and scams, superhuman powers, save the world, goofy hero, supernatural ability, rivalry, escapades, mad scientist ...
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: parody, humorous, scary, suspenseful, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: clown, small town, ufo, evil alien, survival, heroic mission, dark humor, youth, race against time, save the day, save the world, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, benign alien, save the world, heroic mission, space travel, heroes, goofy hero, alien encounter, mutant, husband wife relationship, skeleton ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, parody, semi serious, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, supernatural, disorder, chaos, nosy, deadly creature, escapades, plague, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Superhero Movie (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The team behind Scary Movie takes on the comic book genre in this tale of Rick Riker, a nerdy teen imbued with superpowers by a radioactive dragonfly. And because every hero needs a nemesis, enter Lou Landers, aka the villainously goofy Hourglass.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superhero spoof, secret identity, superhuman powers, goofy hero, experiment gone awry, good versus evil, nothing goes right, save the world, master villain, heroes, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: parody, humorous, not serious, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mutant, vengeance, silly humor, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, parents and children, social misfits, crimes, superhuman powers, escapades, secret identity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, japan, tokyo, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, secret agents, chase, farce, espionage, robot, car chase, electric chair, world domination, androids and robots, escapades, prostitute ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 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, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mad scientist, swamp, rescue, supernatural, escapades, fighting crime, secret identity, heroes, good versus evil, deadly creature, superhuman powers ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 12K
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, semi serious, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: alien, fire, alien creature, chaos, disorder, dangerous animal, save the world, survival, deadly creature, heroes, bounty hunter, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, evil alien, mad scientist, giant spider, save the world, experiment gone awry, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly creature, mutant, disorder, chaos ...
Time: 70s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.9
 2K
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: parody, not serious, humorous, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, chaos, disorder, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, deadly creature, supernatural, kidnapping, chaos and mayhem, legends and myths, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: peru, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 2K
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: not serious, parody, scary, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, monkey, deadly creature, crimes, rescue, dangerous animal, escapades, zombie, misfit, supernatural, chase, heroes ...
Time: 70s, prehistory, 20th century
Place: california, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Toxie finds he has nothing to do as a superhero, as he has ridden his city of evil. So he decides to go to work for a major corporation, which he discovers may be the evilest of all his adversaries.
Style: parody, humorous, rough, splatter, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, camp, satire, supernatural, escapades, superhuman powers, heroes, hopes, fighting crime, good versus evil, supernatural ability, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 15K
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: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bounty hunter, small town, evil alien, space and aliens, creature, easter, alien, dog, catastrophe, mad scientist, disaster, spacecraft ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.3
 717
Fangs (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Scottsville is a sleepy town, where the yearly apple blossom festival is usually the only 'memorable' event, so Police Chief Sam Taylor is furious when young cop Ally Parks -who comes from the big city- insists on investigating the death ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, mad scientist, supernatural, police investigation, experiment gone awry, rivalry, escapades, dangerous animal, crimes, deadly creature, murder, bat ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: not serious, humorous, psychotronic, parody, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), mutant, silly humor, sexual content, chaos, righting the wronged, youth, superhuman powers, heroes, escapades, social misfits, superhero ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer dog, mad scientist, chase, dog, survival, dangerous animal, supernatural, laboratory, experiment gone awry, investigation, genetic engineering, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.5
 3K
Blood Beach (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, slasher, parody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, monster, investigation, supernatural, crimes, missing person, escapades, death, violence, brutality, murder, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 3K
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, experiment gone awry, save the world, future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, bio weapon, plague, gang, desert, parasite, on the run ...
Time: future, near future, 90s, year 1992, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, mutant, super soldier, deadly creature, terrorism, soldier, technology gone awry, battles, rivalry, journalism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Nude Bomb (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The KAOS organisation has developed a bomb that can dissolve all clothing. Maxwell Smart is brought in to foil this evil plot.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, melancholic, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, secret agents, government agency, race against time, escapades, save the day, save the world, goofy hero, master villain, disorder, heroic mission, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.6
 1K
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: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, mad scientist, serial killer, experiment gone awry, laboratory, psychopath, mutant, crimes, supernatural, toxic waste, sewer, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Creature Wasn't Nice (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A farce satirizing extraterrestrial horror movies such as Alien.
Style: parody, exciting, not serious, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, mad scientist, monster, creature, planet, evil alien, commander, alien encounter, disorder, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 ⇓
40%
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, parody, talky, surreal, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, robot, mad scientist, teleportation, space travel, scientist, outer space, satellite, androids and robots, astronaut, puppet, world domination ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.6
 4K
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, dinosaur, deadly creature, chaos, mutant, dangerous animal, disorder, extinction, virus, genetics, desert, vegetarian ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 5K
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, suspenseful, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, ghost, disorder, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, afterlife, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, dangerous animal, escapades, mad scientist, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%