Movies like Stepmonster

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Stepmonster (1993)
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Stepmonster (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Todd Dougherty has an imagination driven by comic books. So when he accuses his soon-to-be stepmother of being a monster, no one believes him. When neighbors start turning up dead, it becomes a race against time for Todd to stop this hideous, carnivorous creature from marrying his dad and ruining his life.
Style: humorous, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: family relations, rescue, monster, warning, wedding, parents and children, family life, danger, hidden identity, evil stepmother, death, missing person, marriage, dysfunctional family, missing, child murder, metamorphosis, underwear, bra, panties, paperboy, false name
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and scary films with plots about family relations, parents and children, family life, danger, death, dysfunctional family and family problems mostly in Comedy, Horror and Adventure genres. Some movies like Stepmonster: Ed and His Dead Mother (1993), My Mom's a Werewolf (1989), Knock Knock (2017), Woodchipper Massacre (1988), Five on the Black Hand Side (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ed and His Dead Mother (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mourning son makes a deal to reanimate his one year dead mother, however things turn into an unexpected direction.
Style: realistic, humorous, scary, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, danger, deadly, dangerous animal, family relations, disorder, courtroom drama, parents and children, love and romance, zombie, chainsaw, twists & turns ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
My Mom's a Werewolf (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The frustrated housewife Leslie visits an animal shop to purchase a flea-collar. Unknowing that the owner is a werewolf, she accepts his invitation to lunch and later in his apartment. Through a bite in her toe he starts her slow transformation in a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female werewolf, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, family life, parents and children, woman in danger, suburbs, animal life, family relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s
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85%
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Knock Knock (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: 'Knock Knock' tells the story of down-on-his-luck former boxer Sam Grant, who one night finds himself caught in a whirlwind of conjecture and conundrum as his colorful and quirky neighbors come to him with scary tales of their ...
Style: retro, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, scary ...
Plot: vampire, boxer, estranged son, fear, victim, monster, rescue, deadly creature, heroes, mission, death, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Woodchipper Massacre (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jon, Tom, and Denise accidently kill their senile old Aunt while she's looking after them while their father is away on business. Not sure what to do, they decide to dispose of the body in the rented woodchipper in the backyard. But more ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, scary, suspenseful
Plot: murder, family relations, suburban life, siblings relations, danger, deadly, crimes, fugitives, psychopath, gory, suburbs, family life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Five on the Black Hand Side (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonard Jackson plays a barber who is also the domineering head of a middle-class African American family. Jackson is forced to rethink his values when his previously docile wife (Clarice Taylor) joins their three children in rebelling against her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, wedding, suburban life, suburbs, couple relations, couples, family problems, injustice, life is a bitch, politics, society, social decay ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
When Do We Eat? (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Do We Eat? is the story of the "world's fastest Passover seder" gone horribly awry. It's about an old school dad (Michael Lerner) who's as tough on his sons as his father (Jack Klugman) is on him. On this night, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, prank, nothing goes right, youth, family problems, eccentric family, family life, couple relations, father son relationship, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Wang Fam (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A family of aswang attempt to transition into a living a more normal, less monstrous life.
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: horror for children
Plot: eccentric family, dysfunctional family, vampire, girl, family relations, unconventional family, nerd, onion, neighbor
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Spirit Is Willing (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Ben and Kate Powell (Sid Caesar and Vera Miles) rent a haunted New England house by the sea, their son Steve (Barry Gordon) gets blamed for the destruction caused by three unruly ghosts. Another of 'exploitation king' William ...
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, haunted house, family problems, family relations, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, missing child, fall in love, family in danger, supernatural, master and servant, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 60s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Relative Strangers (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An uptight professional meets his lower-class biological parents for the first time.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: adoption, family life, eccentric family, meet the parents, family relations, odd couple, parents and children, parent child relationship, disorder, estrangement, family gatherings, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Rusty: A Dog's Tale (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two orphans named Jory and Tess live with their grandparents. However, their cousins Bart and Bertha try to take them away because the two kids have trust funds from their dead parents. When Bart and Bertha kidnap the newborn puppies, Rusty the dog ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, rescue, dog, child custody, mischievous children, danger, youth, young heroes, daring rescue, anti heroes, animal life, disorder ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Houseguest (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In hot water with the mob over an unpaid debt, a con man poses as a family friend in an affluent Pennsylvania suburb.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suburbs, family relations, airport, mistaken identity, friendship, hopes, self discovery, parents and children, suburban life, introspection, cons and scams, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Mr. St. Nick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kelsey Grammer stars as Nick St. Nicholas, a Miami-based playboy philanthropist who is about to make his life complete by wedding the girl of his dreams, gorgeous TV weathercaster Heidi Gardelle (Elaine Hendrix). Not known to the general public is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: santa claus, christmas, rescue, family business, parents and children, family life, disorder, beach, family relations, wedding, destiny, heroes ...
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
With a Little Help from Myself (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Besieged matriarch Sonia tries to make certain her daughter's nuptials come off flawlessly even as events spiral out of control is in this dark comedy helmed by François Dupeyron. With Sonia's wayward eldest son under arrest on drug ...
Style: realistic, humorous, cynical, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: family relations, immigrants, family life, family problems, interracial relations, society, youth, parents and children, eccentric family, dark humor, couples, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hansel and Gretel Get Baked (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An intense new marijuana strain named “Black Forest” is taking Los Angeles by storm, and Gretel’s stoner boyfriend can’t get enough. But when the old woman growing the popular drug (Lara Flynn Boyle) turns out to be an evil witch, cooking ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, scary ...
Plot: stoners, danger, witch, supernatural ability, missing person, marijuana, supernatural, deadly, dark humor, youth, drug abuse, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Holla II (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After narrowly escaping with her life at the hands of her mentally ill sister Veronica, Monica, with the help of her Mother, Marion, has taken great measures to ensure her safety, including changing her face and relocating to the South. Six years ...
Style: slasher, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: betrayal, twins, family relations, psychopath, mental illness, siblings relations, deadly, danger, gory, estate, graphic violence, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Bigfoot (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something monstrous is slaughtering deer in the marshlands of Ohio, leaving them torn to shreds. Authorities believe it to be the work of a bear, but army veteran Jack Sullivan knows the truth. He has heard the creature’s name, but nothing can ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: single parent, creature feature, bigfoot, family relations, crimes, legends and myths, deadly creature, danger, deadly, law enforcement, dangerous animal, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: TV child star of the '70s, Dickie Roberts is now 35 and parking cars. Craving to regain the spotlight, he auditions for a role of a normal guy, but the director quickly sees he is anything but normal. Desperate to win the part, Dickie hires a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, satirical, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: family relations, nothing goes right, actor's life, family life, parents and children, youth, child prodigy, disorder, childhood, culture clash, family, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Haunted Trailer (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two goofy hick brothers (Elvis and Aaron), their crazy redneck Momma and sexy sister (Prissy) must exorcise their mobile home of an ancient demon set free to fulfill an end-times prophecy, with the help of a low rent TV evangelist named Reverend ...
Style: bleak, psychotronic, disturbing, scary, humorous
Plot: demon, poltergeist, hillbilly, pursuit, exorcism, ghost, supernatural power, death, revenge, fear, violence, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Bye Bye Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: With varying degrees of success, recently divorced friends Dave, Vic and Donny are trying to move on with their lives. Vic feels vilified by his ex-wife's parents, while Donny has a shaky bond with his teen daughter, Emma. Dave, meanwhile, has ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, vampire, suburban life, family relations, supernatural, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, single parent, nothing goes right, couples, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Six Wives of Henry Lefay (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A presumed-dead man's current wife and former wives squabble over his funeral arrangements.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: womanizer, funeral, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, marriage, wife, couples, daughter, death, unfaithful husband, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Quiet Family (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A family decides to buy a lodge in a remote hiking area. Their first customer commits suicide and the distraught family buries his body to avoid the bad publicity. But their luck gets worse, the bodies start piling up, and the family becomes frantic ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, murder, isolation, family business, parents and children, zombie, crimes, nothing goes right, deadly, dark humor, hotel, arson ...
Time: 90s
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Madea's Big Happy Family The Play (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Shirley has important news for her family, but she has five grown children with different lifestyles and finds it difficult to get them and the kids all together. So in steps Madea, the Matriarch General, to put the family's life in perspective ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: eccentric family, family life, family gatherings, parents and children, family problems, terminal illness, suburbs, drugs/alcohol, unfulfillment, profanity, strong female presence, indoor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sotto una buona stella (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A wealthy broker, Federico Picchioni, within two days forfeits his partner and work, finishing well to living with two children and granddaughter (abandoned by her father). He is, at this point, in the face of many difficulties of adjustment but ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: parents and children, life turned upside down, family life, dysfunctional family, disorder, family problems, family relations, snake, dead wife, python, dead mother, widower ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Lucky Stiff (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ron Douglas has no luck in women, and when his bride runs away on their wedding day, he goes on holiday up in the mountains, only to be reminded more of his misery when placed in the honey-moon wing of the hotel. However he finds love with Cynthia, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: cannibal, diner, danger, misfit, dangerous attraction, couples, dark humor, obesity, obese, farce, blonde, cannibalism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.5
 287
Demon Hole (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A fracking crew drills on sacred Native American land, unleashing an ancient demon. There are only two ways out of the woods, succumb to the demon or die.
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, weird ...
Plot: native american, demon, monster, indian burial ground, teenager, cave, ancient, creature, illusion, cemetery, burial ground, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Discoverers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch takes his begrudging teenagers Zoe and Jack on a road trip to a conference in hopes of jumpstarting his career and reconnecting with his kids. But, when Lewis’s estranged father Stanley goes missing on a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, road movie, light, captivating ...
Plot: on the road, dysfunctional family, self discovery, family relations, family problems, parents and children, siblings relations, road trip, love, bittersweet, highway travel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Pleasure of His Company (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Just as San Francisco debutante, Jessica Poole, is set to get married, her absentee father arrives, disrupting the household of his ex-wife. Is he there to break up the wedding? Or to steal back his ex-wife? Or is Pogo finally ready to be a ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, couples, estrangement, romance, love and romance, wedding, breakup, family life, human nature, parents and children, football player, rancher ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Very Brady Sequel (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man claiming to be Carol Brady's long-lost first husband, Roy Martin, shows up at the suburban Brady residence one evening. An impostor, the man is actually determined to steal the Bradys' familiar horse statue, a $20-million ancient ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: surfing, satire, kidnapping, family relations, wedding, family, nothing goes right, goofy hero, couples, disorder, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
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Passed Away (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of eccentric relatives gather for their patriarch's funeral.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, midlife crisis, pregnancy, elderly, clergy, single parent, dark humor, couples, family problems, love and romance, golden years, family gatherings ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Mom (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During a time when the city of Los Angeles is terrorized by animal attack style murders, a kindly elderly lady provides a nomad with room and board. It turns out that he is a werewolf and is responsible for the recent killings. He bites the elderly ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: werewolf, vampire, golden years, journalism, supernatural, gory, dangerous animal, animal life, danger, zombie, deadly, pregnancy ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%