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, blended family, interspecies romance, family, suburban life, danger, heroes, disorder, abduction, magic ...
Time: 90s

Most similar movies to Aliens in the Family

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, offbeat, semi serious and light films and TV series with plots about space and aliens, disorder, alien, alien encounter, benign alien, family and danger mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Family genres. Some movies like Aliens in the Family: Can of Worms (1999), Spaced Out (2006), My Favorite Martian (1963), Invasion of the Star Creatures (1962), Coneheads (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.2
 660
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: outer space, benign alien, spacecraft, evil alien, family, save the world, alien encounter, adventure, space travel, danger, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   76%
 
 5.0
 52
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: semi serious, humorous, 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:   90%
    User:   100%
 
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: anti heroes, mars, family, benign alien, goofy hero, suburbs, misfit partners, alien encounter, fish out of water, sitcom, space travel, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   99%
 
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: outer space, benign alien, spacecraft, evil alien, save the world, alien encounter, space travel, danger, heroes, soldier, space and aliens, deadly creature ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   95%
 
 5.3
 46K
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:   73%
    User:   62%
 
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, teenage life, adventure, 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:   70%
    User:   66%
 
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, ship, anti heroes, parody, benign alien, deadly creature, aliens, vampire human love, odd couple, rescue, save the world, british ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   63%
 
 3.4
 827
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:   58%
    User:   60%
 
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: not serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: goofy hero, sitcom, eccentric family, suburbs, fish out of water, family, family relations, disorder, supernatural ability, parents and children, experiment gone awry, suburban life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   56%
 
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: semi serious, humorous, 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:   53%
    User:   60%
 
 3.5
 172
Cybermutt
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Rex, a good-natured Golden Retriever, is given bionic super powers by an eccentric scientist, he becomes the target of an evil genius determined to possess the new technology at any cost.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: androids and robots, benign alien, family, daring rescue, save the day, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, mistaken identity, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   52%
 
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, 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    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:   50%
    User:   45%
 
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, culture clash, happy ending, disorder, aliens, space and aliens, babies and infants, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   52%
 
 5.6
 314
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: benign alien, moon, alien encounter, airplane, space travel, adventure, space wars, family, space and aliens, danger, heroes, chase ...
Time: 60s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
 7.3
 134K
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:   48%
    User:   42%
 
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, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, good versus evil, parody, fish out of water, stupidity, suburbs, anti heroes, chase, sexualized violence, brutality, dialogue ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   49%
 
 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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, benign alien, evil alien, countryside, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, small town, kidnapping, tv show, alien, space and aliens, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
 7.4
 27K
ALF
Genre: Comedy, 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
 4.7
 250
The Monitors
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, humorous, offbeat
Plot: mad scientist, space and aliens, evil alien, rescue, alien encounter, filmmaking, propaganda, alien, rebellion, politics, danger, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
The Three Stooges in Orbit
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, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: submarine, evil alien, mars, parody, fugitives, spacecraft, screwball, aliens, monster, goofy hero, alter ego, space opera ...
Time: 60s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
 6.5
 100
Barbara
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Barbara is a British sitcom starring Gwen Taylor in the title role. A pilot was broadcast in 1995, and three series were then televised from 1999 to 2003. It was made by Central Television, and filmed at their Lenton Lane studios in Nottingham in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, situational comedy
Plot: sitcom, suburban life, suburbs, family relations, couple relations, eccentric family, family life, workplace situations, society, couples, farce, family ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
 7.2
 8K
Mork & Mindy
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mork & Mindy is an American science fiction sitcom broadcast from 1978 until 1982 on ABC. The series starred Robin Williams as Mork, an alien who comes to Earth from the planet Ork in a small, one-man egg-shaped spaceship. Pam Dawber co-starred ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: sitcom, farce, benign alien, goofy hero, odd couple, family, alien, friendship, alien encounter, fish out of water, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   35%
 
 7.1
 4K
Small Wonder
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Small Wonder is an American science fiction sitcom that aired in first-run syndication from September 7, 1985 to May 20, 1989. The show chronicles the family of a robotics engineer who, after he secretly creates a robot modeled after a real human ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, androids and robots, family, family life, imaginary, family relations, parents and children, youth, disorder, make believe, nosy, nosy neighbor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
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, exciting, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, daring rescue, save the world, heroic mission, benign alien, race against time, save the day, alien encounter, intelligence, chases and races, danger, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   44%
 
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   38%
 
 4.7
 3K
Flesh Gordon
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Emperor Wang (the Perverted) is leader of the planet Porno and sends his mighty "Sex Ray" towards Earth, turning everyone into sex-mad fiends. Only one man can save the Earth, football player Flesh Gordon. Along with his girlfriend Dale ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, good versus evil, mad scientist, race against time, save the world, alien encounter, space travel, heroic mission, space and aliens, rescue, danger, disorder ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
 6.3
 190K
Mars Attacks!
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 'We come in peace' is not what those green men from Mars mean when they invade our planet, armed with irresistible weapons and a cruel sense of humor. This star studded cast must play victim to the alien’s fun and games in this comedy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mars, alien, alien invasion, end of the world, sarcasm, anti heroes, white house, aliens, congress, president, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, washington d.c., big ben london, taj mahal
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   33%
 
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, feel good, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: benign alien, family relations, parents and children, fish out of water, alien contact, sitcom, eccentric family, family life, couples, brother sister relationship, neighbor, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   31%
 
 4.1
 716
Dr. Alien
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the mysterious and sexy Ms. Xenobia takes over the biology class at the local college, the dating life of supergeek Wesley Littlejohn takes a serious turn. Littlejohn agrees to be a lab rat for the professor's unusual vitamin research ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, benign alien, odd couple, laboratory, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, teenage love, alien encounter, sex, alien, college life, high school life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
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