Movies like Tammy and the T-Rex

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Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)
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Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An evil scientist implants the brain of Michael, a murdered high school student, in an animatronic Tyrannosaurus. He escapes, wreaks vengeance on his high school tormentors and is reunited with his sweetheart Tammy. Together, the couple try to elude the mad scientist and the police and find a more appropriate vessel for Michael's brain.
Style: humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious, parody
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: mad scientist, tyrannosaurus rex, high school, rivalry, brain transplant, teenage life, vengeance, youth, misfit, hospital, violence spree, danger, imaginary, escapades, disorder, dinosaur, bullying, love, robot, school, monster, fight, party, police, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, offbeat and parody films with plots about disorder, escapades, rivalry, danger, mad scientist, heroes and imaginary mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like Tammy and the T-Rex: P.U.N.K.S. (1999), Zapped Again! (1990), Freaked (1993), The Thing with Two Heads (1972), The Wild World of Batwoman (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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P.U.N.K.S. (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of misfit teens evade a corrupt scientist when they steal and attempt to return a suit that delivers supernatural strength to its wearer.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: misfit, super strength, prodigy, escapades, adventure, mad scientist, disorder, imaginary, family, school, teenage life, teenager ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Zapped Again! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new kid moves into school, making enemies with the affluent societies and joining the beleaguered Science Club. But when an old potion is discovered to confer telekinetic power he gets the chance to get his own back, as well as having a bit of fun ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, sex comedy, parody ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, telekinesis, looking for sex, school, teaching the ways of the world, vengeance, high school life, teenage life, college, prank, hardcase students, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, mad scientist, supernatural, save the planet, heroes, deadly, rivalry, disorder, escapades, alien encounter, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.4
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Freaked (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A vain actor, his best friend, and an activist end up at a mutant freak farm run by a weirdo scientist.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, mad scientist, goofy hero, betrayal, escapades, countryside, disorder, farce, heroes, nothing goes right, silly humor, brat ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: parody, humorous, talky, surreal, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, robot, mad scientist, space travel, teleportation, scientist, imaginary, outer space, astronaut, satellite, world domination, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Thing with Two Heads (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A rich but racist man is dying and hatches an elaborate scheme for transplanting his head onto another man's body. His health deteriorates rapidly, and doctors are forced to transplant his head onto the only available candidate: a black man ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, racism, motorcycle, terminal illness, fanatic, gorilla, police, mad scientist, zombie, escape, chases and races, society ...
Time: 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Wild World of Batwoman (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The pointlessly-named Batwoman and her bevy of Batmaidens fight evil and dance.
Style: psychotronic, parody, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, superhero, exploitation, dancing, scientist, hearing aid, danger, good versus evil, save the day, fighting crime, secret identity, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Big Monster on Campus (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A student receives a serial killer's brain in a transplant after being thrown into a pool with no water in it
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, serial killer, brain transplant, social misfits, crimes, dark humor, reincarnation, college life, teenage love, supernatural, mad scientist, mentally challenged ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, secret agents, chase, farce, espionage, robot, car chase, laser, electric chair, bikini, world domination, secret agent ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Death Kappa (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When military experiments go haywire and trigger an atomic bomb, the consequences are of epic proportions. A monster arrives in the midst of the nuclear fallout, and Japan's defenses are helpless against it. Mankind's only savior is an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: good versus evil, save the day, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, rivalry, mad scientist, supernatural, disorder, deadly, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 4K
The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, society, teenage life, misfit, disorder, high school, vengeance, coming of age, social misfits, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Teenage Alien Avengers (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alien Arsenal, also released as Alien Weapons, tells the story of two teenage misfits, Ralph and Baxter, who accidentally discover a bizarre vault full of alien weaponry and body armor in the basement of their high school, with which they harness ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, imaginary, misfit, rivalry, superhero, evil alien, escapades, supernatural, heroes, space and aliens, kids in trouble, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.9
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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, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, alien, time travel, alien encounter, save the world, benign alien, imaginary, deadly creature, disorder, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Invisible Maniac (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An invisible scientist escapes from an asylum and teaches high-school physics to nubile teens.
Style: semi serious, humorous, slasher, splatter, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, murder, mad scientist, sexploitation, investigation, deadly, rivalry, youth, supernatural, crimes, serial killer, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
My Science Project (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Michael and Ellie break into a military junkyard to find a science project for Michael's class, and discover a strange glowing orb which absorbs electricity. When the orb begins to blend past, present, and future, its up to Michael and Ellie to ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, science, technology gone awry, school, changing the past or future, adventure, high school, escapades, coming of age, imaginary, save the world ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Pretty Cool (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A high school senior is able to read people's minds and control their thoughts.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, supernatural, youth, lifestyle, couples, sexual relations, curses spells and rituals, looking for sex, mind control, telepathy, high school life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, humorous, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, supernatural, police investigation, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, escapades, danger, dangerous animal, murder, rivalry, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Three O'Clock High (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A high school nerd, Jerry Mitchell (Siemaszko) is assigned to write a piece for the school paper about new boy Buddy Revell (Tyson), who is rumored to be a psychopathic nutcase. When Jerry accidentally touches Buddy, he says that they must fight in ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, bullying, bully, coming of age, disorder, college life, college, high school life, journalism, youth, nothing goes right, schoolyard fight ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, alien invasion, race against time, escapades, danger, rivalry, disorder, space and aliens, sword, evil alien, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Severed Ties (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A regeneration experiment on a severed arm goes awry, turning the limb into a murderous, reptilian creature.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, face ripped off, dark humor, gory, disorder, danger, imaginary, cons and scams, experiment gone awry, kidnapping, vengeance, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Starving Games (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this Hunger Games spoof, Kantmiss Evershot must fight for her life in the 75th annual Starving Games, where she could also win an old ham, a coupon for a foot-long sub, and a partially eaten pickle.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, absurd, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, danger, goofy hero, disorder, superhero, survival, heroes, female protagonist, fight, investigation, struggle for survival, toilet humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: clown, small town, ufo, evil alien, heroic mission, survival, save the day, dark humor, save the world, danger, rescue, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, offbeat, psychotronic, parody
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, soldier, danger, save the day, escapades, evil alien, deadly creature, farce, silly humor, space travel, space and aliens ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: laser, alien, alien creature, hologram, fire, alien encounter, heroic mission, urban, experiment gone awry, heroes, imaginary, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
C.H.U.D. II - Bud the Chud (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A military experiment to create a race of super-warriors go awry, and legions of murderous zombies are unleased upon a surburan neighborhood.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, mutant, halloween, severed head, pitchfork, corpse, experiment, flamethrower, mutation, blood splatter, reanimated corpse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ 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: offbeat, humorous, not serious, parody, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), mutant, escapades, youth, anti heroes, fighting crime, superhero, misfit, college life, high school life, destiny, school ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Night of the Comet (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two girls from the Valley wake up to find that a passing comet has eradicated their world and left behind a mysterious red-dust and a pack of cannibal mutants. With the help of a friendly truck driver, the girls save the earth from a villainous ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, survival, end of the world, mad scientist, chaos, danger, save the world, comet, chase, vestiges of humanity, apocalypse ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 55
Redboy 13 (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A minor masterpiece of the surreal--Austin Chronicle__Redboy 13 is a cold war movie spoof with a Jame Bondian atmosphere. Roy Brown plays Redboy 13, an adolescent agent called from retirement for one last assignment. Evil is up to its old tricks in ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: secret agents, boot camp, track down, heroic mission, teenage life, good versus evil, heroes, satire, disorder, righting the wronged, save the day, master villain ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.8
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The Animal (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When loser Marvin Mange is involved in a horrible car accident, he's brought back to life by a deranged scientist as half man and half animal. His newfound powers are awesome -- but their adverse side effects could take over his life. Now, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: mad scientist, organ donation, experiment gone awry, man beast, police investigation, animal life, goofy hero, partners, flirting, police officer, car accident, animals ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.4
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Interplanetary (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine men and women, employees of Interplanetary Corporation, live and work on Mars. Their days aren't particularly interesting, much less exciting, until they are assaulted by a murderous band of strangers and a seemingly unstoppable alien ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, parody ...
Plot: deadly, danger, dangerous animal, escapades, space and aliens, chaos, mars, monster, alien, misfit, gory, held at gunpoint ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%