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The Legend of Awesomest Maximus (2011)
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The Legend of Awesomest Maximus (2011)
Original name: National Lampoon's The Legend of Awesomest Maximus
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Spoof of sword-and-sandal flicks such as “Gladiator,” “300″ and “Troy.” Following in the long tradition of National Lampoon, this ballsy comedy takes aim at “sword and sandal” movies of every era, with s special nod of the feathered helmet to historical epics such as 300, Gladiator, Troy, and Braveheart.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, entertaining, sex comedy, homoerotic, offbeat
Plot: gladiator, absurd humor, greek, military, soldier, disorder, state affairs, greek mythology, homosexual subtext, toilet humor, mother son incest, cross dressing, incest, female nudity, marijuana, castle, archer, sword, adultery, general, cavalry, pole dancer, homophobic slur, friendly fire, satire ...
Place: greece

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, parody and light films with plots about silly humor, disorder, satire, farce, heroes, nudity (full frontal - brief) and escapades mostly in Comedy, Action and Musical genres. Some movies like The Legend of Awesomest Maximus: FDR: American Badass! (2012), Hot Shots! (1991), Blubberella (2011), Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993), Royal Tramp (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
FDR: American Badass! (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Chronicles the adventures of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, as he rides a "wheelchair of death" to stop the world from being taking over by polio-carrying werewolves during WWII. A deadly menace that are led by Werewolf Hitler, Mussolini and ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: good versus evil, silly humor, escapades, disability, human becoming an animal, heroes, state affairs, disorder, head of state, vengeance, white house, u.s. president ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: usa
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95%
On His Majesty's Secret Service (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Louis Koo plays 009, or translated literally from its aural pronunciation, double-O Dog. He's one of 12 special Royal Bodyguards of a simpleton Emperor (Liu Yiwei) who named these 12 guards after the Chinese Zodiac, hence 9 translated to Dog. ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: inventor, farce, absurd humor, goofy hero, empress, save the day, silly humor, assassination attempt, escapades, disorder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, betrayal ...
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Hot Shots! (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully selected squadron of flyers who are either inept or half-blind.
Style: parody, humorous, funny, light, talky ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, teens
Plot: military, goofy hero, stupidity, secret mission, heroic mission, airplane, save the day, military base, disorder, love and romance, satire, pilot ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s, year 1975, year 1971 ...
Place: mediterranean sea, iraq, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
30 Nights of Paranormal Activity with the Devil Inside the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a stint in a psychiatric hospital, a young woman returns to the house where her father killed the entire cast of The Artist during his exorcism.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, absurd, horror spoof
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, goofy hero, supernatural, exorcism, nothing goes right, satire, heroes, dark humor, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Blubberella (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An action comedy centered on Blubberella, an overweight half-vampire woman whose footsteps cause explosions and whose dual swords are used against anyone who makes fun of her. She must face an army of undead Nazi soldiers in her valiant struggle ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, parody ...
Plot: vampire, nazi zombie, world war two, good versus evil, heroes, escapades, physical appearance, superheroine, female protagonist, obesity, stereotypes, nazi occultism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1940
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Late Night with Conan O'Brien: The Best of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: A hilarious collection of some of the best Triumph the Insult Comic Dog segments from "Late Night with Conan O'Brien."
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, showbiz, celebrity culture, disorder, partners, lifestyle, comedian, joke, absurd humor, puppet, toys, politically correct ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Topper Harley is found to be working as an odd-job-man in a monastery. The CIA want him to lead a rescue mission into Iraq, to rescue the last rescue team, who went in to rescue the last rescue team who... who went in to rescue hostages left behind ...
Style: parody, funny, absurd, humorous, light ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: military, gulf war, rescue, hostage, heroic mission, military life, daring rescue, secret agents, tough heroes, behind enemy lines, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: iraq, middle east, southeast asia, washington d.c., thailand ...
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Royal Tramp (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of Wilson Bond, a pimp who after saving Chan, the leader of the Heaven and Earth society, a revolutionary group, is made a member. After a botched first assignment for the group, he is made a servant to the Prince, the very person the ...
Style: not serious, parody, humorous, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, eunuch, emperor, queen, state affairs, escapades, master and servant, adventure, dishonesty, power relations, empress, disorder ...
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Spanish Movie (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Grandes dosis de humor, ingeniosos guiños a nuestro cine patrio más reciente, un elenco artístico altamente ligado a la comedia y una elevada reserva de sorpresas constituyen los ingredientes de esta disparatada comedia: Spanish Movie.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
American Rescue Squad (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of mysterious villains known as 'The Alliance' sets a trap for the Taxpayer. They imprison him, torture him, and make plans to publicly crucify him. Local janitor Richard Randolph rounds up retired Superheroes, and hatches a plan ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, stylized, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Spy Hard (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: james bond spoof, farce, espionage, spy, kgb, secret agents, goofy hero, save the world, heroic mission, disorder, assassination, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Skid Marks (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Budget cuts force two rival ambulance companies and their misfit medics to go head-to-head to save their patients, their jobs and their beer money, all in the name of emergency medicine.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, sexy ...
Plot: rivalry, ambition, silly humor, disorder, friends, doctors and patients, goofy hero, contests and competitions, underdog, business competition, paramedic, medical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Norwegian Ninja (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Norwegian Ninja is the true story of how Commander Arne Treholt and his Ninja Force saved Norway during the Cold War. In 1983 the Ninja Force discovers that the sinister NATO force Stay Behind, who take charge in times of war and emergency, are ...
Style: parody, surreal, not serious, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
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Duration: 105 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Night Patrol (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The streets of Los Angeles are crawling with weirdos, hookers, peeping toms and perverts. And this time, they're wearing badges! Murray Langston, Linda Blair, Pat Paulsen, Billy Barty, Jaye P. Morgan, Andrew Dice Clay, Pat Morita, Kitten ...
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Audience: teens
Plot: police, satire, exploitation, teenager, erotica, hollywood, partners, buddies, law enforcement, friends, filmmaking, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Bogus Witch Project (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A series of short films spoofing "The Blair Witch Project."
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, light ...
Plot: desire for fame, survival, buddies, escapades, nothing goes right, disorder, obsessive quest, filmmaking, media satire, artists and showbiz, forest, found footage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.5
 72K
Scary Movie 5 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Home with their newly-formed family, happy parents Dan and Jody are haunted by sinister, paranormal activities. Determined to expel the insidious force, they install security cameras and discover their family is being stalked by an evil dead demon.
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: silly humor, supernatural, stupidity, toilet humor, brutality, talking animals, violence, goofy hero, family in danger, couples, heroes, ghost ...
Time: year 2013, 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Big Bus (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: parody, road movie, absurd, intense, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, disaster, bomb, catastrophe, nuclear, bowling, chase, save the day, adventure, nothing goes right, daring rescue, bus driver ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, tokyo, usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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First Family (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The president (Bob Newhart) and his boozing wife (Madeline Kahn) go to Africa to bargain for their abducted daughter's (Gilda Radner) return.
Style: political, exciting, cynical, parody, realistic ...
Plot: politics, disorder, eccentric family, alcohol abuse, looking for sex, kidnapping, family life, head of state, state affairs, silly humor, satire, president ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Batbabe: The Dark Nightie (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When heartless supercriminal the Jerker steals Bacchum City's entire supply of adult movies, lusty crime-fighter Batbabe (Darian Caine) strips down and steps up to vanquish the villain and get Bacchum's lifeblood flowing once again. But ...
Style: parody, sexy, not serious, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: superhero, uninhibited rivalry, master villain, silly humor, rivalry, escapades, crimes, heroes, fighting crime, law enforcement, good versus evil, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
My Big Fat Independent Movie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This film is a spoof along the lines of "Scary Movie" and "Not Another Teen Movie." It includes parodies of some of the indie film world's most renowned movies such as "Memento," "Pulp Fiction," ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: obsessive quest, filmmaking, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, goofy hero, crime gone awry, satire, hostage, artists and showbiz, media satire, gender, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The 41–Year–Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows Andy, who needs to hook up with a hottie, pronto, because he hasn't had sex in... well, forever - and his luck isn't the only thing that's hard. His equally horny teenage roommates also need it superbad, and with the help of ...
Style: parody, humorous, funny, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virginity, stupidity, absurdism, family, teenage life, youth, misfit, buddies, looking for sex, disorder, sex, masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A no-nonsense cop has a flair for fashion and a celebrity takes revenge on the paparazzi in a collection of comedic sketches.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Black Dynamite (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is the story of 1970s African-American action legend Black Dynamite. The Man killed his brother, pumped heroin into local orphanages, and flooded the ghetto with adulterated malt liquor. Black Dynamite was the one hero willing to fight The Man ...
Style: parody, humorous, talky, funny, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, gunfight, mob boss, organized crime, justice, kung fu, gangsters, exploitation, fighting crime, crimes, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Sexy American Idle (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: This ultra-sexy spoof of the hit TV show "American Idol" finds a small town putting on a splashy talent competition that features an endless parade of inept performers, bizarre personalities, talentless hacks and a quartet of eccentric ...
Style: parody, sex comedy, captivating, humorous, satirical ...
Plot: talent show, contest, sex spoof, sex, seduction, humour, silly humor, sexual fantasy, attempted seduction, sexual humor, absurd humor, sexploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Shafted! (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steven Byzinsky is convinced he's a blaxploitation superhero. Like Shaft, Dolemite and Black Belt Jones before him, he's keeping' the streets safe for the brother and trying to stay one step ahead of The Man. There's only one ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, absurd, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, superhero, save the day, undercover, rivalry, gangsters, society, escapades, dishonesty, heroes, master villain, mental illness ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Undercover Brother (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Afro-American organization, the B.R.O.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D., is in permanent fight against a white organization "The Man" defending the values of the black people in North America. When the Afro-American candidate Gen. Warren Boutwell ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: interracial relations, satire, racism, secret agents, undercover, world domination, heroic mission, hidden identity, fighting the system, double life, spy, espionage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Paranormal Movie (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man, long haunted by the paranormal, captures on camera the horror and hilarity he and his beautiful girlfriend encounter after moving into a new home.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, psychotronic, horror spoof
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, supernatural, goofy hero, disorder, haunted house, ghost, paranormal phenomena, farce, pop culture, found footage, toilet humor, paranormal activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.8
 23K
Sgt. Bilko (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The army is known for churning out lean mean fighting machines intent on protecting our great nation. Martin is the inexplicable the incorrigible the invicible sgt. Ernie bilko leader of a ragtag group of the sorriest soldiers ever to enlist in the ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: military, gambling, revenge, military base, camp, soldier, rivalry, disorder, cons and scams, espionage, reality, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, las vegas, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%