Movies like Human Highway

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Human Highway (1982)
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Human Highway (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Human Highway is a 1982 comedy film starring and co-directed by Neil Young under his pseudonym Bernard Shakey. Dean Stockwell co-directed the film and acted along with Russ Tamblyn, Dennis Hopper, and the band Devo. Included is a collaborative performance of "Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black)" by Devo and Young with Booji Boy singing lead vocals and Young playing lead guitar.
Style: humorous, exciting, offbeat, surreal, not serious, psychotronic
Plot: post apocalypse, acid, surrealism, apocalypse, space and aliens, rock, friends, satire, danger, chaos, buddies, small town, boss and employee, disorder, diner, gas station, workplace, alien encounter, goofy hero, technology gone awry, workplace situations, power relations, silly humor
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Human Highway

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, offbeat, not serious and semi serious films with plots about disorder, danger, silly humor, space and aliens, escapades, friends and heroes mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like Human Highway: Drones (2010), Visioneers (2008), Don't Ask Don't Tell (2002), Either Way (2011), What a Beautiful Day (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Drones (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brian Dilks is an Office Drone. He spends his days at OmniLink in comforting monotony: facilitating the movement of product around the country, faxing, copying, joking with his best friend, Clark, and harmlessly flirting with fellow cubicle-mate, ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, not serious
Plot: office, danger, undercover, buddies, imaginary, friends, disorder, alien encounter, workplace romance, workplace situations, workplace, secret identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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95%
 6.0
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Visioneers (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Visioneer George Washington Winsterhammerman lives a comfortable but monotonous life in this slightly futuristic black comedy. When people start exploding from stress and George is showing early symptoms, he's forced to examine his life. Taking ...
Style: surreal, futuristic, not serious, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: workplace, self discovery, estrangement, satire, future dystopia, society, golf, existentialism, fantasy world, dreams, loneliness, life philosophy ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Don't Ask Don't Tell (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Hilarious re-dubbed sci-fi spoof features "fabulous" aliens "turning" the military gay with their space beam! "A Zany Comedy!" says The New York Times.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: parody, silly humor, cons and scams, small town, alien encounter, disorder, space and aliens, gender, gays and lesbians, mad scientist, gay, gay interest
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.6
 574
Either Way (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Icelandic drama about two remote road-workers.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, contemplative, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: workplace, friendship, workplace situations, friends, buddies, couples, adventure, bittersweet, painting
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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What a Beautiful Day (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Checco, an uneducated but self-satisfied fellow from Milan, who has always dreamed of becoming a police officer, fails his entrance exam for the third time. It must be said that at the oral examination Checco said that the reason why he wanted to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: goofy hero, fall in love, workplace, terrorism, disorder, power relations, love and romance, workplace situations, danger, urban, silly humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
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73%
 5.4
 613
Beer (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An advertising firm, desperate to keep an account from a financially-ailing brewery, concocts a macho ad campaign centering on three losers who inadvertently prevent a robbery at a bar.
Style: humorous, biting, cynical, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: bar, satire, heroes, media, profanity, shrewd, farce, workplace, buddies, drugs/alcohol, friends, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Pee-Wee Herman Show on Broadway (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Subversive humor and childlike wonder based on both Reubens' original stage show, "The Pee-wee Herman Show," and the Emmy-winning Saturday morning TV show, "Pee-wee's Playhouse."
Style: not serious, surreal, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: farce, show tunes, silly humor, disorder, friends, music, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, family, theater, satire, dance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.4
 2K
Demoted (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: What go around comes around for a pair of prank-playing tire salesmen (Astin and Vartan) who find themselves placed in secretarial jobs by their put-upon boss (Cross)
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating
Plot: prank, workplace, rebelliousness, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, boss and employee, silly humor, partners, rebellion, obnoxious boss, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Fast Food (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Auggie wants to make it big and has tried pretty much everything in order to do so. His next idea: turn his cousin's garage into a burger joint. To make it appealing, they develop a very very very special sauce. But beware, the king of fast ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, gas station, friends, restaurant, rivalry, underdog, partners, dishonesty, ambition, buddies, workplace, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, disorder, race against time, danger, escapades, rivalry, sword, alien encounter, farce, silly humor, outer space ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Mother, Jugs & Speed (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mother (Bill Cosby), Jugs (Raquel Welch) & Speed (Harvey Keitel) work for a ambulance company competing for a L.A. city contract.
Style: humorous, suspense, offbeat, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, fighting the system, nothing goes right, partners, contests and competitions, buddies, underdog, rivalry, workplace situations, disorder, friends, chase ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two guys get a billion dollars to make a movie, only to watch their dream run off course.
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, entertaining, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: shopping mall, filmmaker, fake commercial, goofy hero, farce, disorder, workplace, buddies, partners, artists and showbiz, restaurant, wolf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.1
 11K
Kin-dza-dza! (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The story takes place on the desert planet "Pluke" in the "Kin-dza-dza" galaxy, where two Soviet humans previously unknown to each other ("Uncle Vova", a gruff construction foreman from Moscow, and "The ...
Style: offbeat, surreal, humorous, philosophical, enigmatic ...
Plot: desert, alien, distopia, society, satire, alien encounter, totalitarianism, social differences, teleportation, soviet, outer space, absurdism ...
Time: future
Place: soviet union, russia, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.3
 1K
The Falls (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The exploration of the effects of an unexpected catastrophe, known as VUE (violent unknown event) through the bios of 92 survivors.
Style: not serious, stylized, offbeat, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: catastrophe, chaos and mayhem, survival, worldwide chaos, disorder, chaos, satire, supernatural, distopia, apocalypse, plague, human nature ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, deadly, master villain, space and aliens, rivalry, investigation, deadly creature, silly humor, disorder, superhuman powers, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 3K
Tenure (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Despite his outstanding intellect, associate professor Charlie Thurber is a chronic underachiever and has never received university tenure. Aided by his nutty best friend, Charlie launches a final effort to make the grade at Gray College. But a ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: college, workplace intrigue, teachers and students, battle of the sexes, workplace, disorder, buddies, rivalry, social relations, friends, drugs/alcohol, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, yale university, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Monitors (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Earthlings chafe at the peace established by a benevolent alien race and set about to rebel.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: satire, rebellion, alien, propaganda, filmmaking, disorder, alien encounter, danger, mad scientist, rescue, politics, space and aliens ...
Time: 60s, hollywood star, 1960s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Guatemalan Handshake (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious power failure in a small mountain town coincides with the disappearance of one of its most eccentric young residents. Mystery piles upon mystery as his family and friends search for him, fail, and ultimately try to forget about him, an ...
Style: stylized, humorous, surreal, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: small town, friendship, social relations, friends, disorder, family relations, nothing goes right, best friends, family life, missing person, couples, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hellacious Acres: The Case of John Glass (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Glass, wakes up in a desolated barn from a long cryogenic slumber, to be informed that not only the planet has been devastated by a third world war, but reduced to little habitability by a subsequent alien invasion. He also learns that in order ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, captivating, tense, not serious ...
Plot: heroic mission, apocalypse, chaos, nothing goes right, evil alien, heroes, escapades, solitary, disorder, alien, extraterrestrial, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Where the #$&% Is Santa? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the midst of a trip to Finland to find the perfect Christmas gift for his wife, Missy, skateboarding superstar MTV personality Bam Margera is struck by inspiration to find the elusive Santa clause.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: farce, profanity, silly humor, disorder, friends, buddies, prank, escapades, christmas
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Rock Jocks (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Imagine asteroids so large that they can wipe out all life on the planet constantly bombarding the Earth. The only things standing in the way are the Rock Jocks, a top-secret band of government employees, who pilot asteroid-killing satellites. The ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, government facility, satellite, collision, silly humor, danger, government agency, weapon system, laser, save the planet, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The History of Future Folk (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An alien intending to claim Earth for his people before their homeworld is destroyed by a comet decides not to eliminate humanity when he hears their music. Instead, he lives among them until another alien is sent to find and kill him.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, light, tense ...
Plot: alien, alien encounter, rescue, fish out of water, save the world, parents and children, dishonesty, benign alien, heroes, danger, eccentric family, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Bed Sitting Room (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the hazy aftermath of World War III, the fallout from a 'nuclear misunderstanding' (which lasted two minutes and twenty eight seconds, including the signing of the peace treaty) is producing strange mutations amongst the survivors, and ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, stylized, dark humor, surreal ...
Plot: satire, radiation, post apocalypse, farce, society, starting over, survival, apocalypse, future dystopia, human nature, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: future
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It. (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A gas is let loose upon the world that kills anyone over 25 years old.
Style: semi serious, futuristic, offbeat, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: catastrophe, satire, rock, pregnancy, end of the world, graphic violence, drugs/alcohol, fascism, sport team, profanity, concert, political unrest ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, future, 1960s
Place: texas, new mexico, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Get Smart, Again! (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: KAOS has invented a weather machine so Maxwell Smart and Agent 99 are called back into action to foil this evil plan.
Style: offbeat, humorous, not serious, exciting, comic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, secret agents, androids and robots, save the world, disorder, fellow agent, silly humor, working undercover, couple relations, race against time, escapades, undercover ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Superstarlet A.D. (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The world has ended. All that is left behind are individual beauty cults, groups of girls seeking safety and identity in numbers. Basing their bond on hair color and giving themselves strangely evocative gang names, the blond Phayrays (King Kong), ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: leadership, adventure, apocalypse, future dystopia, danger, gang, society, escapades, chaos, surrealism, satire, burlesque ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Spaced Out (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The planet earth is in peril of impending doom, and maniacal destructive forces from outer space are closely at hand! Twisted, demented alien terrorists are single-handedly about to reap horrific havoc on earth and threaten life itself. Meanwhile, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Plot: journalism, media, captivity, chaos and mayhem, abduction, disorder, save the planet, save the world, escapades, benign alien, heroes, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Three Stooges in Orbit (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The fate of the planet in the hands of Larry, Moe and Curly Joe? That's exactly the situation the trio finds themselves in when they befriend a wacky scientist and must defend his secret invention from a pair of malevolent Martians. Sight gags, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: farce, three stooges, catastrophe, submarine, inventions and discoveries, alien encounter, rivalry, goofy hero, danger, obsessive quest, chases and races, space and aliens ...
Time: 60s, future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, soldier, misfit, space and aliens, deadly creature, rivalry, save the world, farce, silly humor, space travel, danger ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Return to Nuke 'Em High Volume 1 (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Return to the Class of Nuke 'Em High follows a young couple that are up against the school glee club. Unfortunately, the glee club has mutated into a gang called The Cretins. When the other students begin to undergo mutations, our couple must ...
Style: humorous, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: satire, save the day, mutant, high school, youth, escapades, graphic violence, chaos, disorder, small town, violence, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%