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The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid (1979)
 6.2
 3K
The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid (1979)
Original name: Uno sceriffo extraterrestre - poco extra e molto terrestre
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young humanoid alien who gets stranded on earth hooks up with a grizzled old sheriff in a western town and tries to help him solve a tough case, but the sheriff doesn't want any help from a "kid."
Plot: alien, friendship between men, best friend, police officer, male friendship, ufo, child, fishing, spacecraft, talking dog, orphan, boy, sheriff, air force, brawl, supermarket, talking horse, interrogation, amusement park, hit on the head, fistfight, shooting range, tranquilizer dart, air force base

Most similar movies to The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, exciting and psychotronic films with plots about alien, spacecraft, fistfight, punched in the face, ufo, brawl and heroes mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid: Everything Happens to Me (1980), Uppercut (1978), Bomber (1982), Alien Avengers II (1997), Pet Shop (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Everything Happens to Me (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Following the events of The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid, Sheriff Hall and H-725 (using the official identity of Charlie Warren) still get no rest from the military: because the little alien has not yet grasped the meaning of keeping a low profile, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, androids and robots, imaginary, on the run, heroes, hidden identity, satellite, disorder, silly humor, escapades, space and aliens, americana ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.8
 5K
Uppercut (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The "Bulldozer", a former football star, is now working as a fisherman. As a group of street-people arranges a football match against the local Armybase, he is asked to be their trainer. His boat was damaged by a submarine and he currently ...
Plot: brawl, fisherman, american football, boat, pub, soldier, betting, strength, arm wrestling, gang, american soldier, mafia ...
Place: italy, naples italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 4K
Bomber (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bomber is an unemployed boat captain. One day he meets Jerry, a manager of boxers who are struck by the force of his fists. That is when they see the chance to win big money.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Plot: fistfight, boxer, vengeance, athlete's life, rivalry, heroes, lifestyle, ambition, sport, power relations, training, transporter ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Alien Avengers II (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Weird things are happening in the town of Justice, Arizona: three sheriffs have disappeared, and someone is killing the rancher's livestock in a bizarre, ritualistic fashion. Locals believe the incidents were caused by aliens... But a visiting ...
Plot: sheriff, alien, decapitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 4.3
 371
Pet Shop (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kids' film about a couple of aliens who come to earth and open up a pet shop in an attempt to try and eat some of earth's children for dinner.
Plot: alien, pet shop, female director, witness protection, alien abduction, hitman, human trafficking, pets, family relations, witness protection program, mafia, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Very Close Encounters of the Fourth Kind (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three nerdy students who have the hots for their sexy astronomy teacher hit upon the idea of pretending to be outer-space aliens, in the hopes of tricking her into going to bed with them.
Plot: teacher, student, alien, female nudity, sex, ufo, lesbian, school, unfaithful wife, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, joke ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.6
 418
Beer Money (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three guys find a space alien in the woods and attempt to sell it to a tabloid TV show, with disastrous results.
Style: dark humor
Plot: alien, beer, reporter, ufo, breasts, morality
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
My Favorite Martian (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: News producer, Tim O'Hara gets himself fired for unwillingly compromising his bosses' daughter during a live transmission. A little later, he witnesses the crashing of a small Martian spacecraft, realizing his one-time chance of delivering ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, surprise ending, nostalgic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: fish out of water, disney, mars, alien, rescue, spacecraft, martian, benign alien, family, alien encounter, space travel, friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Glitterball (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Two teenage boys try to help a tiny spherical alien get back to its mothership, while the army and a devious petty crook pursue the creature for its wonderful powers.
Style: psychotronic
Audience: kids
Plot: extraterrestrial, children, alien, spacecraft, child, child protagonist, best friends, government agent, criminal, sphere
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.5
 33
Space Police (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: A New York cop is put in charge of a space police precinct and charged with the duty of protecting alien worlds from the evils of organized crime.
Plot: police, police officer, alien, space opera, organized crime, outer space, puppetry, puppet, failed pilot, spacecraft, distant future, metropolis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sex and the Single Alien (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Harry Smith is your typical sexually-unfulfilled husband whose wife Olivia is more interested in UFOs than in him. With the help of his friend Sam, Harry makes Olivia believe that he has been abducted by aliens, when really he has an affair with the ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: orgasm, strip club, alien, ufo, female nudity, stripper, masturbation, telekinesis, moaning woman, telepathy, female orgasm, psychokinesis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Double Trouble (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Billionaire cousins Bastiano (Terence Hill) and Antonio (Bud Spencer) are two savvy businessmen, at least in one regard. They want to close a large deal, although they have to fear for their lives because of it since their competition won't ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: brawl, cons and scams, power relations, rivalry, society, danger, nothing goes right, billionaire, secret identity, dual identity, jazz musician, soccer match ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Flatfoot in Africa (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Commissary Rizzo in Napoli gets a message from a policeman from South Africa who wants to meet him. Immediatlz before this meeting the south African policeman is killed. Dying he shows Rizzo a picture of his little son Bodo. Riyyo travels to ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safari, crimes, tough law enforcer, graphic violence, against the odds, crime, law enforcement, heroes, escapades, gang, rhinoceros, man dressed as woman ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: south africa, africa, napoli italy, naples italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 331K
Men in Black 3 (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are back...in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K's life and ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, alien, time machine, secret agents, changing the past or future, hi-tech, ufo, sent to the past, creature, save the world, race against time, fictional government agency ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sonic and the gang must team up to fight Dr. Eggman.
Style: comic, exciting, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: friendship, hedgehog, on the run, road trip, friend, superhero, chase, alien, speed, one man army, monster, planet ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s, 2010s
Place: san francisco, usa, paris france, california, montana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Turn the Other Cheek (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two missionaries (Bud Spencer and Terence Hill) come into conflict with the authorities when they turn their missionary into a parrot farm. The Bishop of Maracaibo calls them his 'black sheep' and the Monsignore has been called to check on ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: fistfight, brawl, farce, satire, adventure, fighting the system, clergy, escapades, dishonesty, society, rebellion, disorder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colombia, latin america, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Boy from Andromeda (1991)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
TV show
Story: On a holiday to Mt Tarawera, teenager Jenny finds an odd shard of metal. In this third episode of the kids sci-fi series she meets its owner: 'Drom' — a survivor of an alien mission to deactivate a planet-annihilating space gun (aka ...
Plot: spacecraft, alien, volcano, children, robot, monster, outer space, boy, extraterrestrial, child, computer, star
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Aliens: Zone-X (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Park Ranger Don Morgan is torn from his routine life, when he stumbles upon a UFO visitation in the arid, deserted Park Area where he resides. An inexplicable, bizarre power outage knocks out all electronics and communications, stranding a carload ...
Plot: alien, ufo, creature, monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Watch Out, We're Mad (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a tied 1st place in a local stunt race, two drivers start a contest to decide who of them will own the prize, a dune buggy. But when a mobster destroys the car, they are determined to get it back.
Style: buddy movie, semi serious, exciting, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, bumper car, hitman, crime boss, truck driver, car accident, friends, disorder, ambition, gang, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Man in Outer Space (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this routine, allegorical sci-fi drama by Czech director Oldrich Lipsky, a disgruntled worker accidentally finds himself aboard a spaceship (long story), and five hundred years later he comes back with a super-advanced being to a whole new world. ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rocket, alien, extraterrestrial, outer space, fish out of water, satire, time travel, spacecraft, greed, invisibility, egocentric, anti-hero ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Invasion of the Space Preachers (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A pair of dweebs are trying to vacation in the woods when they discover a crashed spaceship. They help the injured alien, who turns into a beautiful woman the next morning. Then with the help of their hillbilly friends the three take on the space ...
Style: gag humor
Plot: alien, exploding head, televangelist, goofball, white trash, satire, redneck
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.1
 212
Space Thing (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A man is in bed reading Sci-Fi mags, and his wife seduces him. He then falls asleep, and the rest is his dream. He is from an alternate world, and disguises himself as an alien, then boards their ship, to keep them from attacking his planet. The ...
Style: erotic, sex comedy, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: alien, alien space craft, interspecies sex, spacecraft, lesbianism, female nudity, parody, nipples, sexploitation, outer space, exploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 9K
Lazer Team (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the late 1970's, the SETI project received a one time signal from outer space. It looked exactly as theorists thought a communication from an alien civilization would -- unfortunately it has never been decoded. Or so we were told. ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, absurd, idiotic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, malfunction, alien, vortex, police car, superhuman speed, teamwork, technology, parody, training, parallel universe, farce ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.5
 838
Prison Ship (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two women who have been unjustly confined to a prison planet plot their escape, all the while having to put up with lesbian guards, crazed wardens and mutant rodents.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, disturbing, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, prison, alien, women's prison, space and aliens, confined, danger, imaginary, sexual abuse, space travel, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.5
 356
Out There (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Pulitzer Prize winning photographer is fired from his job for not being sensationalistic enough. After he purchases an old camera at a yard sale, he discovers some undeveloped film in it, including photos of an apparent alien abduction. When he ...
Plot: camping, family, alien, camera, conspiracy, ufo, alien abduction, accordion
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Battle for the Lost Planet (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: To escape his captors an industrial spy hijacks a space shuttle only to find the controls malfunctioning. Catapulting through outerspace, he sights alien battleships approaching earth. Many years later when the arc of his flight path returns him to ...
Plot: alien, spacecraft, extraterrestrial, post apocalypse, spy, sword and planet, alien invasion, tribe, space travel, space shuttle, mutant, forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Cat from Outer Space (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that gives it special powers, including the ability to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and seeks the help of a scientist in order to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, offbeat, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, telekinesis, ufo, cat, benign alien, family, adventure, silly humor, alien encounter, fish out of water, friendship, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.2
 9K
Go for It (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mason is driving a truck when he takes on his lorry Rosco a hitchhiker. Traffic police stop them for a control but they are confused for two robbers. They manage to escape in a very strange way from this situation, but just to fall in a worse one. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, eurospy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: odd couple, parody, mistaken identity, fistfight, cia, undercover, adventure, mad scientist, crimes, partners, heroes, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, italy, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.3
 3K
Dollman (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is a traveller from outer space who is forced to land on Earth. Though regular sized on his home planet, he is doll-sized here on Earth, as are the enemy forces who have landed as well. While Brick enlists the help of an impoverished ...
Style: rough, humorous, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, space travel, violence, spacecraft, chaos and mayhem, friendship, heist, gangsters, fighting crime, crimes, heroes, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Darna, Kuno...? (1979)
Genre: Action, Family, Fantasy, Comedy
Country: Philippines
Story: A (male) cab driver is transformed into a (female) superhero.
Plot: spacecraft, parody, superheroine, alien, pregnancy, superhero, socks
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%