Movies and TV shows like Aliens in the Family

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Aliens in the Family
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aliens in the Family is an American sci-fi/fantasy sitcom that aired on ABC, conceived as part of its TGIF lineup From the Creators of Dinosaurs and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, store, benign alien, suburbs, evil alien, alien encounter, family life, space and aliens, family relations, alien, babies and infants, nanny, single parent, parents and children, kidnapping, space travel, family, suburban life, danger, heroes, disorder, abduction, magic, television, farce
Time: 90s
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3rd Rock from the Sun
Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
USA
25 min.
 7.8
Boy Meets World
Comedy, Drama, Family
USA
23 min.
 8.1
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, offbeat and feel good films and TV series with plots about disorder, space and aliens, family, benign alien, alien encounter, alien and family life mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Family genres. Some movies like Aliens in the Family: Can of Worms (1999), My Favorite Martian (1963), Spaced Out (2006), Invasion of the Star Creatures (1962), The Neighbors (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Can of Worms
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: benign alien, outer space, spacecraft, evil alien, family, save the world, adventure, alien encounter, space travel, danger, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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System:   95%
    User:   82%
 
My Favorite Martian
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Favorite Martian is an American television sitcom that aired on CBS from September 29, 1963, to May 1, 1966, for 107 episodes. The show starred Ray Walston as Uncle Martin and Bill Bixby as Tim O'Hara. John L. Greene created the central ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: anti heroes, mars, benign alien, family, goofy hero, misfit partners, suburbs, alien encounter, fish out of water, sitcom, space travel, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
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System:   94%
    User:   83%
 
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 5.0
 50
Spaced Out
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, offbeat
Plot: benign alien, evil alien, alien encounter, danger, space and aliens, journalism, save the world, captivity, chaos and mayhem, kidnapping, save the planet, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   87%
 
Invasion of the Star Creatures
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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: outer space, benign alien, evil alien, spacecraft, save the world, alien encounter, space travel, danger, heroes, soldier, space and aliens, deadly creature ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   72%
 
The Neighbors
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When the Weavers move to a gated community in New Jersey, they discover that the entire neighborhood is comprised of aliens from the planet Zabvron. But as the Weavers and the aliens face the struggles of everyday life together, they discover that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, benign alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, suburbs, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, suburban life, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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System:   70%
    User:   57%
 
The Girl from Mars
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young girl who has telekinetic powers also claims to be a visitor from Mars. The girl's father and a scientist who has befriended her try to discern exactly who she is and what is happening.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: alien encounter, adventure, teenage life, family life, family relations, space and aliens, androids and robots, benign alien, goofy hero, single parent, getting home, save the world ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   77%
 
 5.3
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Coneheads
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: With enormous cone-shaped heads, robotlike walks and an appetite for toilet paper, aliens Beldar and Prymatt don't exactly blend in with the population of Paramus, N.J. But for some reason, everyone believes them when they say they're from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, fish out of water, stranded, aliens, alien invasion, misfit, first contact, suburbs, disorder, family, space and aliens, screwball ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   53%
 
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Galaxy Quest
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The stars of a 1970s sci-fi show - now scraping a living through re-runs and sci-fi conventions - are beamed aboard an alien spacecraft. Believing the cast's heroic on-screen dramas are historical documents of real-life adventures, the band of ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, funny, offbeat ...
Plot: adventure, alien, parody, outer space, benign alien, transformation, space travel, aliens, space opera, chase, television, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   64%
 
Mom and Dad Save the World
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Emperor Spengo sees Marge Nelson and using a giant magnet, kidnaps her and her husband Dick, hoping to make Marge his before blowing up the Earth. The Emperor and other inhabitants of his planet are somewhat less than bright, and Dick begins ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, idiotic, absurd, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, good versus evil, parody, fish out of water, stupidity, anti heroes, suburbs, chase, sexualized violence, brutality, dialogue ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   67%
 
The Parent 'Hood
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Parent 'Hood is an American sitcom that aired on The WB airing from January 18, 1995 to July 25, 1999. The series starred Robert Townsend and Suzzanne Douglas. Originally to have been titled Father Knows Nothing, the series was one of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, babies and infants, suburbs, mischievous children, single parent, young heroes, parents and children, child as adult, custody, adolescence vs adulthood, family gatherings, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   54%
 
Spaced Invaders
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crew of Martians overhears a radio broadcast of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" coming from Earth, and, thinking the Martian fleet is attacking Earth, they land their broken-down ship in a backwater mid-American town. As luck ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: alien, adventure, alien invasion, halloween, small town, aliens, androids and robots, anti heroes, first contact, benign alien, weapons, mars ...
Time: 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   48%
 
3rd Rock from the Sun
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: 3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, benign alien, hidden identity, eccentric family, family life, misfit, alien, family relations, disorder, space and aliens, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   61%
 
Suburban Commando
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shep Ramsey is an interstellar hero, righting wrongs, etc. His ship is damaged after a fight with an interstellar nasty and he must hide out on Earth until it can recharge. He leaves his power suit at home, but still finds himself unable to allow ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, superhero, family, bounty hunter, vengeance, androids and robots, ship, kids and family, benign alien, suburbs, chase, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   51%
 
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2001: A Space Travesty
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Leslie Nielsen once again plays a bumbling detective in the vein of the 'Naked Gun' movies, but this time as Marshall Richard 'Dick' Dix. When odd reports are received through official channels stating that the President of the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: moon, a.i., parody, benign alien, mad scientist, daring rescue, race against time, rescue, save the day, save the world, alien encounter, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
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 823
Illegal Aliens
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, toilet humor
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fish out of water, androids and robots, benign alien, deadly creature, master villain, save the world, alien encounter, heroic mission, mistaken identity, time travel, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   46%
 
 6.6
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Family Matters
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A long-running dramedy centering on the Winslow family, a middle-class African American family living in Chicago, and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. A spin-off of Perfect Strangers.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, verbal byplay, goofy hero, family, parents and children, suburbs, family life, youth, family relations, siblings relations, suburban life, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   41%
 
Once Upon a Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Can Santa's daughter turn naughty to nice and save Christmas?
Style: humorous, semi serious, uplifting, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, family, suburbs, custody, family gatherings, family life, family relations, disorder, christmas, mischievous children, nanny, single parent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
What Planet Are You From?
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A highly-evolved planet, whose denizens feel no emotion and reproduce by cloning, plans to take over Earth from the inside by sending an operative, fashioned with a humming, mechanical penis, to impregnate an earthling and stay until the birth. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: alien, cloning, benign alien, fish out of water, mars, disorder, aliens, space and aliens, babies and infants, destiny, aging, pregnancy ...
Time: 90s
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
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Morons from Outer Space
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story begins on a small spaceship docking with a refueling station. On board are a group of four aliens, Bernard, Sandra, Desmond, and Julian. During a particularly tedious period of their stay at the station, the other three begin playing with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, satirical, light ...
Plot: alien, anti heroes, ship, parody, benign alien, deadly creature, aliens, vampire human love, odd couple, rescue, save the world, british ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   47%
 
The Munsters Today
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Munsters Today is an American sitcom that aired in syndication from 1988 to 1991. The series served as a sequel to the 1960s sitcom The Munsters.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: goofy hero, eccentric family, sitcom, suburbs, family, fish out of water, family relations, disorder, supernatural ability, parents and children, experiment gone awry, suburban life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
 5.7
 303
Moon Pilot
Genre: Family, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An Air Force captain inadvertently volunteers to make the first manned flight around the moon. He immediately falls under the watchful protection of various security agencies, but despite all their precautions, a young woman who may be an enemy spy ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: benign alien, moon, alien encounter, adventure, space travel, airplane, space wars, family, space and aliens, danger, heroes, chase ...
Time: 60s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
Diff'rent Strokes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Diff'rent Strokes is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from November 3, 1978, to May 4, 1985, and on ABC from September 27, 1985, to March 7, 1986. The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, mischievous children, parents and children, family, suburbs, adoption, siblings relations, social differences, suburban life, sitcom, teenage life, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
Unidentified Flying Oddball
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur's Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the look-alike robot he built. Tom immediately makes friends with pretty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, benign alien, young heroes, time travel, changing the past or future, family, save the world, friendship, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel ...
Place: connecticut, england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
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Boy Meets World
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: sitcom, school, coming of age, buddies, friendship, family, college, high school life, high school, teenage life, best friends, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   46%
 
Tom and Jerry Blast Off to Mars!
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: While carrying on their usual hi-jinks, they inadvertantly stow-away on a spaceship bound for Mars. They meet up with the local Martian residents and cause them to invade the Earth, aided by the "Invincitron", a vacuum-wielding giant ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mars, chases and races, outer space, space and aliens, family, danger, escapades, imaginary, benign alien, evil alien, unlikely partners, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
 5.4
 5K
Evil Aliens
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sensationalist reporter Michelle Fox presents the TV show Weird World, with phony matters about UFOS and aliens. When she hears about Cat, a young woman that claims that have been abducted with her boyfriend and become pregnant by aliens, she ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: benign alien, gory, evil alien, alien encounter, countryside, chaos and mayhem, small town, kidnapping, tv show, alien, space and aliens, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
Good Luck Charlie
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Good Luck Charlie is an American television sitcom, which premiered on April 4, 2010, on Disney Channel. The series was created by Phil Baker and Drew Vaupen, who wanted to create a program that would appeal to entire families, as opposed to only ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, sitcom, babies and infants, parents and children, siblings relations, suburbs, family life, youth, family relations, coming of age, suburban life, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   37%
 
Meet the Applegates
Genre: Comedy, 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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, dark humor, satirical ...
Plot: vengeance, dysfunctional family, dangerous animal, family, hidden identity, male nudity, ecology, suburban life, small town, natural disaster, suburbs, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa
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System:   35%
    User:   29%
 

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Gimme a Break!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC for six seasons, October 29, 1981, until May 12, 1987. The series stars Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief and his three daughters.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, nanny, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, suburbs, death in the family, family business, suburban life, housekeeper, single father, family life, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new york
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System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
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ALF
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sitcom, benign alien, family, alien, comedy of errors, fish out of water, friendship, parents and children, culture clash, suburbs, family relations, cat ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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System:   34%
    User:   37%
 
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