Movies like Bombs Away

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Bombs Away (1985)
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Bombs Away (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A cab driver becomes involved in a chase for a misplaced atomic bomb.
Plot: taxi driver, atomic bomb
Place: seattle, seattle washington

Most similar movies to Bombs Away

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about taxi driver, taxi, love and romance, disorder, family relations, couples and farce mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Bombs Away: Too Afraid of Life or Splat (1988), Brain Donors (1992), Sugar, Honey and Pepper (1980), Norman... Is That You? (1976), Weather Girl (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Sidelong Glances of a Pigeon Kicker (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An aimless college graduate drives a taxi while rebelling against his parents, the Establishment and whatever else he happens to loathe on any given day (including pigeons). Then he meets a girl.
Style: psychedelic
Plot: rags to riches, weirdo, riches to rags, arrested development, taxi driver, pigeon, college graduate
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Too Afraid of Life or Splat (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Cuba
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A superstitious middle-aged woman falls in love with a taxi driver, while trying to learn the identity of the unseen person tossing eggs at her.
Plot: taxi driver, newlywed, satire, mother-in-law, egg, mother in law
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: farce, ballet, buddies, nothing goes right, dishonesty, partners, goofy hero, rivalry, misfit, fish out of water, siblings relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Sugar, Honey and Pepper (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three episodes. First Valerio is mistaken for a notorious criminal. Very beautiful journalists succeed to bring him to her house for an exclusive interview. She tries to seduce him. Second. Guiseppe, an unlucky and ugly man, gets a job as a maid. ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: seduction, taxi driver, kidnapping, obsession, police, dual identity, female nudity, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Norman... Is That You? (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Parents (Redd Foxx, Pearl Bailey) discover their son is gay and lives in Hollywood with his white lover (Dennis Dugan).
Plot: black lgbt, gay, bench, waterbed, calling parent by first name, reading, breakfast, african american, motel, telephone call, elevator, bookstore ...
Place: mexico, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 3K
Weather Girl (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After learning her boyfriend (Harmon) cheated on her with his co-host (Olson), a Seattle morning show weather girl (O’Kelley) freaks out on-air and is fired. Forced to move in with her little brother (Devlin) and deal with his best friend (Adams), ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: weatherman, self discovery, couples, romance, identity crisis, infidelity, down on your luck, family relations, ambition, grownups, siblings relations, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A Fare to Remember (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A high powered business executive takes on an assignment on Christmas Eve, knowing she is to get married immediately after the holiday. Arriving at the Seattle airport, she discovered all flights are canceled and she has to get to LA. She then hires ...
Plot: road trip, id card, advertisement, black man, poem, christmas eve, car breakdown, business trip, taxi, motel, travel, advertising executive ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Taxi Girl (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Marcella (Fenech) inherits a taxi business from her father and now sets out on the job of her life. With each new fare she becomes involved with sex and crime all done up 70's Italian comedy style.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: taxi, taxi driver, girl, voyeurism, female nudity, breasts, voyeur, stripper, business, sex, see through panties, black panties
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Mini (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fran Molon is a down-on-his-luck futon salesman struggling to get by in a store where the only money is in mattresses. When his annoying co-worker suggests that the winner of the local mini marathon get the coveted assistant manager position Fran ...
Plot: helmet, robbery, frustration, graffiti, playground, flashback, bulldog, flea market, security guard, running, competition, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.0
 4K
Carpool (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts for the kids, things go even more awry when he finds himself a victim of a ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: chase, mischievous children, robbery, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, on the road, parents and children, family, disorder, hostage, heist, hostages ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
For Pete's Sake (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Henry (Streisand) is a woman who would do anything for her husband Pete-- including borrow money so he has a chance of making his dreams come true. But now there's the loan sharks to deal with...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Plot: loan shark, money, race against time, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes, family relations, couples, disorder, loan, screwball, eccentric family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Over the course of his silly, high-energy performance, Holmes shares his thoughts on such disparate topics as: the keys to happiness; the illogicality of nightmares; being an "easy laugh"; what to wear on a flight; bizarre quirks of ...
Style: dark humor, light, humorous, tense, topical humor ...
Plot: stand up comedian, gay, impersonation, gay slur, concert, dancing, taxi driver, rapper, fear, sex talk, dream, sexual joke ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.7
 209K
Airplane! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. Food poisoning decimates the passengers and crew, leaving it up to ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, airplane, pilot, passenger, fear of flying, stewardess, catastrophe, landing, cliche, guilt, nothing goes right, taxi driver ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Scavenger Hunt (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Old Mr. Parker has made millions inventing and selling games. At the beginning of the movie, he dies and his relatives gather for the reading of the will. However, Old Mr. Parker is a game player to the last, and his will stipulates a Scavenger Hunt ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: car chase, quest, scavenger hunt, master and servant, chase, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, treasure hunt, fish out of water, disorder, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979, twentieth century
Place: california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 263
Baby on Board (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maria (Carol Kane) is the wife of a murdered Mafia bookkeeper. With her baby in tow, she tracks the hitman to the airport, intending to shoot the man. A pickpocket causes the gun to discharge prematurely, and now it's Maria who is being ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: chase, taxi, fall in love, airport, murder, gangsters, chases and races, danger, babies and infants, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mel Edison has just lost his job after many years and now has to cope with being unemployed at middle age during an intense NYC heat wave.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: unemployment, nervous breakdown, midlife crisis, couple relations, down on your luck, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, odd couple, family problems, husband wife relationship, couples, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.5
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Radio Days (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Narrator (Woody Allen) tells us how the radio influenced his childhood in the days before TV. In the New York City of the late 1930s to the New Year's Eve 1944, this coming-of-age tale mixes the narrator's experiences with contemporary ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: radio, working class, americana, family relations, rescue, radio show, lifestyle, love and romance, parents and children, family problems, dysfunctional family, enema ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 40s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 75
Mulletville (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hipster film student returns to his rural hometown to make a scathing documentary about his former tormentors, focusing on the annual 'kick-ass bash' at his cousin's trailer. He learns the hard way that revenge rarely goes as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, starting over, buddies, youth, vengeance, reunion, adolescence vs adulthood, redemption, small town, high school, urban, racism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An Israeli counterterrorism soldier with a secretly fabulous ambition to become a Manhattan hairstylist. Zohan's desire runs so deep that he'll do anything -- including faking his own death and going head-to-head with an Arab cab driver -- ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, ridiculous, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: hidden identity, follow your dream, culture clash, couples, farce, vengeance, taxi driver, faked death, fall in love, taxi, starting over, american dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, israel, usa, middle east, tel aviv israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Journey to Paris (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Shy and still living with his mother, a highway cashier one day decides to finally live his craziest dream: to visit Paris.
Plot: tourist, eiffel tower paris, journey, cousin cousin relationship, trip, car accident, child abuse, mental institution, taxi, pregnancy, on the road, taxi driver ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Hot Times (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Wild sex romp loosely based on Archie Comics characters
Style: sex comedy, porno movie
Plot: locker room, female in shower, teenage prostitute, swimming pool, french kiss, prostitute, eavesdropping, drunken man, sexual humor, breakup, lesbian interest, erection ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Intrigue in Nylons (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Essentially a comedy about the cut throat advertising business
Plot: secretary, stalking, spy, taxi driver, job interview, business competition, pantyhose, airport, flirting, farce, pageant, masquerade ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Wake in Providence (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Going back home can be hard, particularly when you come from a traditional Italian family, and especially when the girlfriend you bring back is not Italian. But the roof caves in when she's African American. This is the problem that Anthony ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, family gatherings, interracial relations, family life, social differences, silly humor, eccentric family, culture clash, romance, society, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Jennifer on My Mind (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marcus (Michael Brandon), a nice, rich, Jewish boy from New York, meets and falls in love with Jennifer (Tippy Walker), a girl from Oyster Bay, while they are both in Venice. He follows her to her home on Long Island and ultimately to the top of a ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: drug abuse, tragic love, impossible love, addiction, fall in love, love affair, twentysomething life, social misfits, graphic violence, taxi, drugs/alcohol, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: new york, venice, new jersey, europe, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Any And Every Which Way (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Sexy Momoko turns tricks in her taxi to boost business, until she's finally discovered by her employer. Running from the authorities, Momoko abandons her cab to begin life as a fugitive, accompanied by her most recent customer.
Plot: drunk driving, male nudity, anal rape, flashback, sex, lesbian sex, friendship, prostitution, erotica, amnesia, sex montage, ex convict ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Critic's Choice (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bob Hope is a New York theater critic and his wife (Lucille Ball in their final motion picture pairing) writes a play that may or may not be very good. Now Hope must either get out of reviewing the play or cause the breakup of his marriage. Based on ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: psychologist, couples, writer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, lifestyle, relationship vs career, couple relations, critic, writing, second wife, housewife ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Strange Bedfellows (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In London, stuffy statesman Carter Harrison meets Toni, a Bohemian artist with a hot Italian temper. The two impulsively marry and then find that they disagree on everything. Shortly afterward they separate. We then meet them five years later on the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: performer's life, unfulfillment, infidelity, nothing goes right, love and romance, road not taken, breakup, romance, boss and employee, couples, crumbling marriage, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Take Her, She's Mine (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Michaelson, well respected President of the Pacific Pallisades Board of Education, is appearing in front of a Board hearing addressing the issue of the widespread public outcry asking for either his dismissal or resignation because of a series ...
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: college life, college, family relations, teenager, life is a bitch, state affairs, dishonesty, youth, obsession, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, hidden identity ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Wheeler Dealers (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Henry J. Tyroone leaves Texas, where his oil wells are drying up, and arrives in New York with a lot of oil money to play with in the stock market. He meets stock analyst Molly Thatcher, who tries to ignore the lavish attention he spends on her but ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, cynical, biting ...
Plot: romance, wall street, farce, workplace, love and romance, satire, disorder, government agency, dishonesty, workplace situations, fall in love, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Look Who's Talking (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mollie is a single working mother who's out to find the perfect father for her child. Her baby, Mikey, prefers James, a cab driver turned babysitter who has what it takes to make them both happy. But Mollie won't even consider James. ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, sweet, funny ...
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: babies and infants, pregnancy, single parent, romance, family life, fall in love, couples, love and romance, disorder, child's point of view, babysitting, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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