Movies like The Golden Boat

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The Golden Boat (1990)
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The Golden Boat (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium, Luxembourg, Hong Kong
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Inspired in form by American police TV shows and soap operas, The Golden Boat is a madcap, surreal dash through the streets of New York city, telling the mysterious and often hilarious story of an aged street-person named Austin, a comically compulsive assassin, as he joins up with a young rock critic and philosophy student named Israel Williams. In the course of their adventures, Austin pursues his object of desire - a Mexican soap opera star - and along the way engages a host of TV characters and bit players, whose repartee range from gangsterish insults to the question of God's existence.
Plot: satire, parody, killer, student, writers, violence, assassin, death, boy, shoes, blood, waitress, weirdo, surrealism, motel room, absurdism, art critic, strange behavior, stabbing, multiple murder, blood on wall, pastiche, irrational behavior, new yorker, wounded man ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to The Golden Boat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, humorous, psychotronic and offbeat films with plots about satire, violence, parody, surrealism, murder, blood and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Golden Boat: Sex, Blood and Fairy Tales (2016), City of Pirates (1983), Horror Story (1993), Treasure Island (1985), Frogs for Snakes (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sex, Blood and Fairy Tales (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: What would you do if you had to choose between ten years in prison and selling your soul to the Devil? Vera's biggest desire is to become a housewife and have children. Her dreams get interrupted when on Engagement night her fiancé confesses ...
Plot: myth, blood, jealousy, friendship, sword fight, triad, murder, yakuza, love, revenge, death, male female relationship ...
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95%
City of Pirates (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A surreal odyssey in which a melancholic maidservant crosses paths with a homicidal little boy, travels to a tiny island of pirates and encounters a man with multiple personalities.
Style: surreal, disturbing, suspenseful, rough
Plot: surrealism, island, evil child, irrational behavior, killer child, boy, little boy, murder, sleepwalking, seance, perversity, stabbing ...
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74%
 6.7
 101
Horror Story (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film is based on the book of the same title (A Sanguinary Novel) by the very individual Czech painter, typographer, author and philosopher Josef Vachal, who squeezed adventure, love, horror and other parallel episodes into, what is called, ...
Style: romanticism, fairy tale, macabre, dark humor, psychotronic ...
Plot: ship, finger cut off, boat, pulp fiction, surrealism, love, gore, blood, cannibalism, expressionism, parody, forest ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Treasure Island (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Take a son and make sure he dreams; wake him up and start telling him a story. Rock him with your most beautiful voice, lower and lower, until he goes back to sleep but still listening, subliminally. Now, he must be dreaming, but completing the ...
Plot: island, storytelling, boy, boy hero, boy in peril, blind man, child protagonist, childhood, oneiric, storyteller, surrealism, child in peril ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Frogs for Snakes (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of unemployed theater actors survive by working as illegal money collectors. The loan shark they are working for owns an Off-Broadway theater. As he decided to play "American Buffalo" there, a bloody battle for the favorite roles ...
Plot: loan shark, actor, satire, kidnapping, bar, exploitation, violence, gun, sex, waitress, death, wig ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Hammer, Slammer, & Slade (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hammer, a well dressed well mannered young detective finds out the hard way that everything he know a has been a lie. After his partners suicide, via soup that was much much too hot. Hammer starts to notice a pattern in his crime scene that lead him ...
Plot: parody, joke, african american, stereotype, social satire, pilot, satire, stereotypes
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Paper Planes (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In a dream world, the exaggerated lives of six teenagers are thrown into a world of drugs in crime in a typical crime plot in a not so typical world of stolen cocaine, penicillin, Fire Saws, and Carl Jung.
Style: low-budget
Plot: cocaine, improv, illegal drugs, punk, violence, satire, rock
Place: pennsylvania
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55%
 2.4
 102K
Epic Movie (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Edward, Peter, Lucy and Susan each follow their own path, they end up finding themselves at Willy's Chocolate factory. Walking through a wardrobe, they discover the world of Gnarnia, which is ruled by the White Bitch. Meeting up with ...
Style: absurd, humorous, not serious, satirical, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, orphan, youth, magic, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, pirate, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Filthy McNasty (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Two bookish women, whom crave adventure and bad taste, suddenly turn into sexy ladies after being zapped with a spell by a sex-starved ghost.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: parody, satire, blood splatter, ghost, splatter, sex, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black ...
Style: absurd, humorous, surreal, cult film, ironic ...
Plot: holy grail, monty python, adventure, monk, legends and myths, king arthur, sword fight, knight, courage, disorder, parody, absurd humor ...
Time: 10th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 3K
Candy (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Based on Terry Southern's satirical novel, a send-up of Voltaire's Candide. Young Candy is a high school girl who seeks truth and meaning in life, encountering a variety of kookie characters and humorous sexual situations in the process.
Style: sexy, psychedelic, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, satire, seduction, guru, love and romance, teenage life, sexual relations, family problems, youth, femme fatale, teenager, obsession ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: california, new york, europe, italy, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 105
Silver Case (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In TInseltown, the world of scheming and dreaming reaches a particularly nasty low when a powerful producer known as the 'Senator' hatches a plan to undermine the future success of his shady arch rival, the 'Master' in more ways ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satire, disorder, graphic violence, vengeance, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, blood, violence, friendship, profanity, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Random Acts of Violence (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Being the adventures of a young man whose principle interests are movies, New York, and mass murder. CHARM is an ultra low budget black comedy about Malcolm - a New Yorker who gets tired of how gentrified, tepid and antiseptic it's all become. ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: serial killer, abduction, killer, filmmaking, englishman, assassination, revenge, violence, parody, beating, attempted rape, knife ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 11K
Stay Tuned (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Salesman Roy Knable spends all his free time watching television, to the exasperation of his wife, Helen. One day, TV salesman Spike convinces Roy to buy a satellite dish offering 666 channels. The new addition to Roy's home entertainment ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspense, witty, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tv show, satellite dish, survival, couple relations, hostages, crumbling marriage, hostage, media satire, television, satire, wrestling, axe ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Red Lipstick (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Incorporating the manic approach of The Monkees and the camp aesthetic of the 60s Batman TV series, this heist movie in drag is a laugh-riot from wigs to stilettos. Starring, Hedda Lettuce and Miss Understood as a pair of none-too-glam dragqueens, ...
Style: cult film
Plot: gay interest, cross dressing, cult, lesbian, surrealism, midnight, female impersonator, homosexual, transvestite, garbage
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the Fabulous Thirties, Doc Savage and his five Amazing Adventurers are sucked into the mystery of Doc's father disappearing in the wilds of South America. The maniacal Captain Seas tries to thwart them at every turn as they travel to the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic
Plot: martial arts, jungle, battles, escapades, danger, adventure, rivalry, best friends, superhero, prodigy, heroes, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 1930s
Place: latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Erik the Viking (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Erik the Viking gathers warriors from his village and sets out on a dangerous journey to Valhalla, to ask the gods to end the Age of Ragnorok and allow his people to see sunlight again. A Pythonesque satire of Viking life.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, offbeat, cult film ...
Plot: viking, norse god, satire, adventure, norse mythology, parody, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry, danger, heroes, friends ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century, 8th century, 11th century
Place: norway, australia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Jungle Freaks (1969)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Born a fully grown black man in a village in the Brazilian jungle, Macunaíma later magically transforms into a white man before making an adventure-filled trip to the city of São Paulo. Once there, he becomes something of a dandy, falling in love ...
Style: psychedelic
Plot: racism, water fountain, gold, machine gun, defecation, birth, absurd humor, brazilian, surrealism, hippie, satire, blood ...
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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An American Carol (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In An American Carol a cynical, Anti-American Hollywood filmmaker sets out on a crusade to abolish the 4th of July holiday. He is visited by three spirits who take him on a hilarious journey in an attempt to show him the true meaning of America.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, politics, nothing goes right, ghost, state affairs, disorder, religions or cults, lifestyle, goofy hero, americana, celebrity culture, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1968, year 1940
Place: usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, cuba, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution". In the tradition of ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, satire, showbiz, media satire, chaos and mayhem, filmmaking, disorder, laser, chaos, media, goofy hero, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Move (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young playwright who writes porno novels to overcome a writer's block, lives the fantasies of one of his books, while trying to move with his wife from one apartment into a larger one.
Plot: playwright, husband wife relationship, surrealism, pornographer, apartment, horse, times square manhattan new york city, absurdism, secretary, dog walker, moving, police officer ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 63
Slimed (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An atheist park ranger and a bible salesman find themselves thrown into a slimy conspiracy that threatens to destroy not just the woods - but the entire world.
Style: cult film, post modern, spiritual
Audience: student film
Plot: surrealism, religious, atheism, nature, satire, parody
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 169
Wilson City (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Comedy inspired by paperback crime novels tells the story of an adventurous search for a mysterious murderer who just after the end of the First World War has begun a rampage in Wilson City, a jerkwater town somewhere in Eastern Europe. The ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, captivating, dark humor, psychotronic
Plot: conspiracy, agent, painter, ambition, delusion, doctor, car chase, murder, disguise, absurdism, absurd humor, painting ...
Time: year 1918, year 1919, 1910s
Place: slovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 47
Up Yours (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tenants share wild times in a Hollywood apartment building.
Style: erotic, sex comedy
Plot: parody, satire, tenant, building, apartment, female nudity, apartment building, vignette, exploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 207K
Dogma (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The latest battle in the eternal war between Good and Evil has come to New Jersey in the late, late 20th Century. Angels, demons, apostles and prophets (of a sort) walk among the cynics and innocents of America and duke it out for the fate of ...
Style: witty, humorous, exciting, satirical, clever ...
Plot: angel, god, satire, god or devil, chosen one, save the world, religions or cults, religion, heaven and hell, good versus evil, obsessive quest, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, ancient history, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey, wisconsin, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Chinese In Paris (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Overnight, Paris is invaded - although peacefully - but the Chinese Army, and millions of Chinese people... It's the Nazi occupation all over again, with modern - funny - twists.
Plot: communist, chinese, satire, uniform, occupation, invasion
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Last Action Hero (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, surreal, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, magic, fantasy world, heroes, parody, gunfight, film within a film, good versus evil, magical object, child's point of view, ticket, projectionist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, twentieth century, year 1993, 1990s ...
Place: california, new york, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Detective Lovelorn and the Revenge of the Pharaoh (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Planet B - Edition No. 3
Plot: destiny, camel, sword fight, catacomb, nobel prize, monster, chosen one, undead, magic, child abduction, decapitation, mummy ...
Place: new york, paris france, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Teenagers from Uranus: Sloppy Seconds (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A bizarre mix of sketch comedy, music videos, skating, graffiti, and mayhem. As Earth faces an attack from outer space, their TV transmissions are taken over with an onslaught of visual destruction and outrageous humor.
Plot: singer, stereotype, surrealism, practical joke, musician, sex, parody, political satire, musical number, sexual humor, song, pop culture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: offbeat, stylized, witty, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: existentialism, twists & turns, escapades, hotel, inheritance, greed, adventure, painting, mentor protege relationship, disorder, cons and scams, servant ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 30s ...
Place: eastern europe, europe, hungary, alps, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%