Movies like Eat and Run

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Eat and Run (1987)
 4.7
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Eat and Run (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A humanoid alien lands on earth, and soon discovers he likes to eat Italian. Italian people, that is. Incompetent detective McSorely is the only one with a clue about what's going on, and even his grasp of the situation isn't too firm. The rest of the police force thinks he's crazy, while the alien continues sampling the Italian cuisine of New York City.
Style: dark humor, gag humor, cult film, horror spoof
Plot: teenager, maniac, alien, basketball, parody, monster, killer, fight, drug, serial killer, murderer, beast, lawyer, investigation, truck, death, sex scene, homicidal maniac, criminal, doll, journalist, drugs, missing person, gun, restaurant ...
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Eat and Run

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, humorous, dark humor and realistic films with plots about screaming woman, police officer, screaming, man with glasses, knocking on a door, bespectacled male and pointing a gun at someone mostly in Comedy, Crime and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Eat and Run: Terminal Exposure (1987), Half Baked (1998), Eating Raoul (1982), Enid Is Sleeping (1990), The Hard Way (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Terminal Exposure (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two beach combing-shutterbugs accidentally capture a murder on film. Now detectives, the boys set out to capture a murderess shot only from behind, with a rose tattoo on her behind. Fun in the sun turns dangerous when they end up shooting bullets ...
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, beach, handcuffed woman, wet clothes, taking a photograph, gun, overweight woman, homeless, drug dealer, studio, fat man, dancer ...
Place: venice beach california, las vegas, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 57K
Half Baked (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, cult film ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, drug dealing, misfit, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, partners, buddies, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.8
 7K
Eating Raoul (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A relatively boring Los Angeles couple discover a bizarre, if not murderous way to get funding for opening a restaurant.
Style: cult film, dark humor, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), cannibalism, bondage, restaurant, wine, dominatrix, locksmith, cannibal, clothed female naked male, sex toy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Four Murders Are Enough, Darling (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two criminal gangs are ruthlessly fighting for a 1-million dollar check that, purely by chance, got into the flat of shy high school teacher George Camel. As the number of victims sharply increases, Camel is mistakenly regarded as a mass murderer ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: gang of outlaws, female tied up, female bondage, woman dressed as man, gangsters, male rape victim, female in shower, bespectacled male, mistaken for being gay, woman with glasses, landlady tenant relationship, hysterical man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Enid Is Sleeping (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Enid only looks like she's sleeping. In fact, she's dead. Shortly after Enid caught her husband Harry in bed with her sister June, a row ensued, whereupon June accidently killed Enid. June's problem now is to hide the truth from the ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, clever, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, exploding car, gunfight, police officer, dishonesty, deadly, best friends, crimes, couples, injustice, love and romance, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s, year 1959
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Test Tube Teens from the Year 2000 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the future, corporations have taken over the world and banned sex. A group of rebellious high school students devise a way to go back in time to the present day and try change history to prevent that from happening.
Style: cult film, sex comedy, psychotronic
Plot: high school, time travel, girl with glasses, group shower, assassin, shooting, sexual tension, virgin, private investigation, shared shower, screaming woman, fake identity ...
Time: year 2000, year 1994, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.4
 18K
The Hard Way (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, police investigation, fish out of water, serial killer, crime, crimes, amateur detective, switching roles, friendship, deadly, law enforcement, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Fade to Black (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eric Binford watches a lot of movies. He is the truest definition of a film geek. One day, his sanity takes a turn for the worse and he begins acting out his favorite scenes from the movies. In doing so, he manages to involve his enemies and the ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, psychopath, mentally unstable, slasher, fan culture, stalking, danger, deadly, watching a movie, loner ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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iGirlfriend (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teen comedy about a nerdy teenager who creates an iPhone app to be his girlfriend. When she miraculously comes to life, things go hilariously wrong, and she tries to kill him.
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: jogging, male female fight, kicked in the crotch, character says i'm sorry, man in underwear, woman hits a man, emotional abuse, flamethrower, high school teacher, interracial relations, fight, hit in the crotch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
I Woke Up Early the Day I Died (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mental patient escapes from the looney bin in drag, robs a bank, and goes on the lam!
Style: cult movie cast, cult film, dark humor
Plot: nurse, thief, boy, fetish, car chase, woman in underwear, escaped mental patient, reception, rooftop, hallucination, finding a dead body, baby ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Night of the Creeps (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: suspenseful, not serious, macabre, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: parasite, alien, axe, zombie, survival, monster, violence, undead, teenager, police, college, corpse ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1986 ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Mad Butcher (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being released from a mental hospital, Otto returns to his old job as a butcher. He tries to adjust to his new life, but after a bitter argument with his wife, he accidentally kills her. Fearing he will be sent back to the hospital, he grinds ...
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, humorous, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, mental institution, voyeurism, serial killer, mentally unstable, investigation, mental patient, butcher, bound and gagged, hospital, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 1930s
Place: austria, europe, central europe, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Poor White Trash (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike and Lenny are two buddies who dream of getting out of the trailer park. Out of desperation they resort to burglary as a means of financing Mike's college education. Their dream is jeopardized one summer day when their ploy to shoplift Near ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, entertaining
Plot: family relations, heist, nothing goes right, crimes, parents and children, ambition, teenage life, disorder, youth, college, small town, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.5
 9K
The Monster (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A vicious serial sex killer is on the loose, and landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect, thanks to his unfortunate habit of getting caught in compromising situations (for which there is always a totally innocent ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: mistaken identity, farce, murder, serial killer, odd couple, police investigation, comedy of errors, working undercover, frame up, misfit, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Sexual Chemistry (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert, an overworked chemist experimenting with new sex-enhancing drug, uses himself as a human guinea pig in order to make an impending deadline. Sexual Chemistry DVD His new drug works wonders on his libido, but has an unexpected side-effect: it ...
Style: sexploitation film, erotic, sex comedy
Plot: chemistry, body swapping, handcuffed woman, breasts, chemist, fish out of water, mistaken identity, secret, taking a shower, promiscuity, sexuality, reading a newspaper ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Last Horror Film (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A New York taxi driver stalks a beautiful actress attending the Cannes Film Festival, which coincides with a series of violent killings of the lady's friends.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: stalking, slasher, serial killer, mentally unstable, investigation, obsession, murder, psychopath, taxi, stalker, uncover truth, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, new york, europe, usa, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be artificial body in the shape of actress Evelina Keleti ...
Style: psychotronic, experimental, cult film, absurd, dark humor
Plot: switching bodies, fictitious kingdom, cook, secret mission, pipe smoking, stage performance, female killer, threat, rum, rich snob, butcher, serial killer ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Monster in the Closet (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After several people and a dog are found dead in their closets a "mild-mannered" reporter, a college professor, her son and a befuddled professor band together to uncover the mystery but not without involving the U.S. Army and mass panic.
Style: humorous, offbeat, scary, not serious, horror spoof ...
Plot: murder, parody, danger, journalism, escapades, prodigy, deadly creature, deadly, survival, woman with glasses, female objectification, widow ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Strangler vs Strangler (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When it comes to crime, Belgrade is same as any other modern metropolis, except for having its own serial killers. That blank is filled when a flower salesman begins strangling women. A popular, but very disturbed rock star soon becomes ...
Style: dark humor, cult film
Plot: killing spree, ear, strangulation, anonymous letter, police investigation, carnation, serial killer, blood, rock concert, telepathy, dominant woman, metropolis ...
Time: 80s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, balkan, belgrade, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Cops and Robbers (1973)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two disillusioned New York policemen plan a $10 million robbery to fuel their low pensions, only to run into one debacle after another in the process.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, chase, gangsters, heist, police officer, mafia, cons and scams, police corruption, police detective, disorder, innocence lost, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Meet the Applegates (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Giant preying mantis living in a south American jungle decide to move into suburban USA. Disguised as humans, the mantis are planning something.. Could it be connected to dad's job in the power station perhaps ?. One day the daughter mantis ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, cult film ...
Plot: satire, suburbs, hidden identity, danger, nuclear holocaust, disorder, suburban life, family life, small town, terrorism, cons and scams, social decay ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hubert the Smart Boy (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Titulní hrdina komediálního filmu je typický žižkovský frajer. S chytrostí a šarmem si vyřizuje otevřené účty s policejním inspektorem Mourkem, který ho chce stůj co stůj dostat do kriminálu. Jenže Fešák Hubert unikne z každé ...
Plot: uninvited guest, fake identity, man wearing a wig, police detective, following someone, smoking in bed, newspaper, husband wife relationship, eavesdropping, dog, fight, binoculars ...
Time: 1920s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Something for Everyone (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An opportunistic young man working as a servant to a European countess uses his sexual talents to better his station in life.
Style: twists and turns, dark humor, clever, biting, realistic ...
Plot: murder, estate, manipulation, older woman younger man sex, manipulations, love and romance, crimes, deadly, loss of fortune, power relations, palaces castles and temples, crime ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 70s
Place: austria, europe, japan, central europe, bavaria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jesse and Chester, two bumbling stoners, wake up one morning from a night of partying and cannot remember where they parked their car. They encounter a variety of people while looking for it, including their angry girlfriends, an angry street gang, ...
Style: not serious, idiotic, humorous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: stoners, idiot, obsessive quest, friendship, parody, memory loss, stupidity, nothing goes right, car, save the world, alien, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 4K
The Motive (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Álvaro is a poor man obsessed with the idea of writing 'high literature'. He starts provoking conflicts to write about them.
Style: tragicomedy, dark humor, twist ending, surprise ending
Plot: aspiring writer, adultery, learning the truth, invitation, taking off underwear, screaming, employer employee relationship, overweight man, eavesdropping, crying male, ambitious man, unfaithful ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Frankenhooker (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A medical school dropout loses his fiancée in a tragic lawnmower incident and decides to bring her back to life. Unfortunately, he was only able to save her head, so he goes to the red light district in the city and lures prostitutes into a hotel ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, dark humor, scary ...
Plot: prostitute, mad scientist, lightning, cocaine, psychopath, gory, disorder, danger, deadly, zombie, serial killer, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.1
 1K
Crime Wave (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Leyre lives a quiet and comfortable life which ends abruptly when an act of rage of her teenage son leads her to protect him by any means necessary.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, captivating
Plot: murder, business, family relations, lawyer, bar, teenager, police, corruption, cover up, money, mother, post coital scene ...
Time: contemporary
Place: basque country, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Night Before (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Night Before is a 1988 film starring Keanu Reeves and Lori Loughlin. Reeves plays Winston Connelly, the so-called high school nerd and vice president of the Astronomy club. Loughlin plays Tara Mitchell, the pretty and popular head cheerleader ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: memory loss, prom, handcuffs, amnesia, nothing goes right, partners, misfit, youth, on the run, disorder, friends, high school ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 782
Remote Control (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A video store clerk stumbles onto an alien plot to take over earth by brainwashing people with a bad '50s science fiction movie. He and his friends race to stop the aliens before the tapes can be distributed world-wide.
Style: cult film, ambiguous ending, psychotronic, surprise ending, cult movie cast
Plot: video tape, crying man, discovering a dead body, punched in the face, fetishism, screaming woman, breaking a window, shooting, friend, gasoline, blood on face, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s, year 1987
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jonny's Sweet Revenge (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rick and Reni came to California in search of a new lease on life. Unfortunately, all they found was each other... In a last ditch effort to save their struggling relationship, the duo twist their couples' counseling therapy into a plot that ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: criminal, relationships, heist, accidental killing, bullying, money, brother brother conflict, delusion, old man, rape victim, gay, friendship ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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