Movies like Return of the Jackalope

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Return of the Jackalope (2006)
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Return of the Jackalope (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Story: Mockumentary about a producer who attempts to reunite the cast and crew of the horror B-movie, "Curse of the Jackalope," for a 10-year reunion screening.
Plot: reunion, improv, film within a film, film industry
Place: georgia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, psychotronic and slasher films with plots about film within a film, blood, reunion, deadly, danger, female nudity and supernatural mostly in Comedy, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Return of the Jackalope: Class Reunion (1982), Ghost Story (1974), My Boyfriend's Back (1989), These Old Broads (2001), Actress Apocalypse (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Class Reunion (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Lizzie Borden High's class of '72 are going through the motions at their tenth-year reunion, until deranged alum Walter Baylor, driven insane by a sadistic senior-year prank, escapes from the mental institution and crashes the party. When ...
Style: parody, slasher, humorous, scary, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, prank, reunion, stoners, dark humor, psychopath, danger, youth, misfit, deadly, social misfits, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1972, year 1982
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Winners Tape All: The Henderson Brothers Story (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: The story of Michael and Richard Henderson, two stepbrothers from West Virginia who saw an opportunity in the burgeoning VHS market in the 1980s and made their own backyard horror movies, "The Curse of Stabberman" and "Cannibal Swim ...
Style: captivating, indie film, entertaining
Plot: home movie, film within a film, brother, brothers, gore, blood, video cassette, american horror
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Ghost Story (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Several old college friends converge at a mansion, ostensibly for a pleasant reunion. Larry Dann, the most easygoing of the bunch, comes to the conclusion that all is not well in the old dark house. For one thing, he's run across several people ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: reunion, murder, time travel, country house, actor, haunted house, guest, college, supernatural power, mansion, supernatural, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Martin Short: Concert for the North Americas (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A made for Showtime network comedy special with numerous skits and music starring Martin Short and featuring a number of his fellow SCTV cast members. The special has skits with characters such as Ed Grimley, Jackie Rogers Jr., Jerry Lewis, and many ...
Style: parody
Plot: celebrity, monologue, variety show, impersonation, actor playing himself, satire, social satire, pop culture, reunion, live performance, improv, joke ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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My Boyfriend's Back (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A female singing group from the '60s reunites for a TV special.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: reunion, girl group, unfulfillment, partners, rise and fall, buddies, musician's life, performer's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, music band, rising to stardom ...
Time: 60s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
These Old Broads (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: "These Old Broads" is a 2001 television film written by Carrie Fisher and starring her mother Debbie Reynolds, as well as Shirley MacLaine, Joan Collins, and Elizabeth Taylor in her final starring film role. Network television executive ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: reunion, showbiz, ambition, lifestyle, actor's life, against the odds, filmmaking, love affair, aging, rise and fall, hollywood, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Actress Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This saucy mockumentary follows a first-time filmmaker with ambitions to make "the greatest movie ever made," a low-budget slasher boasting a Native American killer. The director knows buxom starlets are the key to his success. But when ...
Style: humorous, not serious, scary, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, murder, gory, filmmaking, starlet, deadly, danger, artists and showbiz, graphic violence, film within a film, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
OMG... We're in a Horror Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Six friends having a weekly board game night are interrupted by a booming movie trailer voice from the sky. Inexplicably, they find themselves trapped in a Horror Movie. Who amongst them will turn into a homicidal killer? Who will be the sole ...
Style: parody, horror spoof, psychotronic, humorous, suspense
Plot: slasher spoof, supernatural, supernatural power, friendship, survivor, strongman, sarcasm, dark humor, survival, danger, film within a film, goofball
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Wanda the Sadistic Hypnotist (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Following his car crash, Wanda and Greta kidnap the semi-conscious Sylvester into their place. He is then tied up to a bed, hypnotized, whipped and raped by Wanda's women. Can an escaped mental patient break in and even the odds?
Style: psychotronic
Plot: car accident, tied up, drugged, hypnotism, tied to a bed, lsd, implied cunnilingus, kidnapping, hypnotist, trance, rape and revenge, lingerie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Love Shack (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A dysfunctional family of adult film stars reunites for a memorial porn shoot following the death of legendary producer Mo Saltzman. Along the way, the film's hapless director must contend with dueling divas, bickering couples, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: reunion, showbiz, nothing goes right, filmmaking, quibbling, couples, strong sexual content, actor's life, porn industry, silly humor, artists and showbiz, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Basket Case 3 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Henelotter up's the ante in the final part of his trilogy by introducing a new member to the family; the potentially monstrous fruit of hideously deformed Belial's loins. With the pair still enjoying relative anonymity and comfort in their ...
Style: rough, offbeat, suspenseful, serious, slasher ...
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, supernatural, gory, family relations, psychopath, anti hero, family in danger, clinic, pregnancy, plague, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
One Cut of the Dead (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After an epic 40-minute one-take zombie-movie we get to watch behind-the-scenes of how it came to be: a comedy of errors with overly dedicated actresses, clumsy crew, arrogant directors and a lots of trials and tribulations.
Style: tense, humorous, captivating, absurd, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, filmmaking, film set, walking dead, director, film within a film, producer, blood, father daughter relationship, zombie attack, dark humor, zombie apocalypse ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Sunshine Boys (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lewis and Clark, aka The Sunshine Boys, were famous comedians during the vaudeville era, but off-stage they couldn't stand each other and haven't spoken in over 20 years of retirement. Willy Clark's nephew is the producer of a TV ...
Style: witty, humorous, talky, suspense, biting ...
Plot: reunion, grudge, vaudeville, actor's life, love and romance, buddies, partners, golden years, artists and showbiz, odd couple, friends, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Bad Milo! (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A horror comedy centered on a guy who learns that his unusual stomach problems are being caused by a demon living in his intestines.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: life turned upside down, deadly creature, losing-it hero, danger, deadly, disorder, breaking point, dark humor, split personality, revenge, secret, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.4
 48K
Vampires Suck (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Becca, an anxious, non-vampire teen is torn between two boys. Before she can choose, Becca must get around her controlling father, who embarrasses Becca by treating her like a child. Meanwhile, Becca's friends contend with their own romantic ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, vampire comedy, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, prom, vampire slayer, teenage love, imaginary, supernatural romance, supernatural, teenage life, youth, love triangle, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven teens head up to a cabin on the lake for spring break. Mike has studied all horror films on video, and recognizes the signs of foreshadowing of doom. The others dismiss his concerns as the workings of a person that watches too many videos, but ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, deadly, deadly creature, danger, strong sexual content, isolation, teenage life, mysterious event, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, passive aggressive behavior, film within a film ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Blood Moon Rising (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Devil's daughter rises from the grave bringing with her zombies, werewolves, vampires and the armies of Hell to destroy Earth. Mankind's only salvation is a young hippie girl and a comic book geek Darrel.
Style: parody, suspenseful, humorous, scary, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: zombie, dark humor, good versus evil, supernatural, gory, fall in love, escapades, odd couple, unlikely couple, rivalry, partners, young heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 546
The Foursome (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four old friends reconnect at their 20-year college reunion.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: reunion, golf, friendship, lifestyle, buddies, best friends, couple relations, betrayal, old friends, couples, thirtysomething life, friends ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Beverly Hills Vamp (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kyle, Brock and Russell are three aspiring filmmakers new in Hollywood. They phone up an escort ad and take a trip to a Beverly Hills mansion, but unfortunately for them the call girls turn out to be fiendish vixens of the undead …
Style: parody, not serious, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, prostitute, femme fatale, hollywood, loss of virginity, strong sexual content, power relations, couples, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, womanizer ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Terror Firmer (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: TROMA crew are the only folks capable of stopping a crazed hermaphrodite from continuing it's violent rampage!
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, filmmaking, camp, showbiz, chaos and mayhem, psychopath, gory, toxic, crimes, danger, deadly, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two years after defeating a satanic cult led by his babysitter Bee, Cole's trying to forget his past and focus on surviving high school. But when old enemies unexpectedly return, Cole will once again have to outsmart the forces of evil.
Style: captivating, tense, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: satanic cult, survival horror, nanny, love hate relationship, conspiracy, violence, criminal, husband wife relationship, murder, cult, massacre, friendship ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.9
 702
Blood Theatre (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Three young movie theater employees are given the task of re-opening a long closed old-time theater at which many years before a shocking series of grisly murders took place. It seems many more murders have occurred since then but all of this ...
Style: psychotronic, slasher, parody
Plot: malice, electrocution, screaming, colleague colleague relationship, handcuffed, head cut off, arrogant woman, dressing room, pie in the face, head injury, projection, thunderstorm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Return to Horror High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, high school, murder, gore, filmmaking, screenwriter, gory, supernatural, psychopath, college, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Dead Hate the Living! (2000)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a renegade band of young filmmakers break into an abandoned hospital to make their horror epic, they stumble upon a real dead body and decide to use it in their movie. They accidentally bring it back to life, open a portal to a dead world that ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, semi serious, scary, epic ...
Plot: zombie, afterlife, mad scientist, danger, deadly creature, chaos, gory, supernatural, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.1
 2K
Hack! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Seven college students are picked to travel to a private island owned by the reclusive Vincent King and his film-obsessed wife Mary Shelley to study island wildlife. But is isn't long when a mysterious killer begins killing the students ...
Style: slasher, semi serious, scary, horror spoof, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, college, island, isolation, wilderness, danger, youth, supernatural, obsessive quest, killer clown, student life, dark humor ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hollidaysburg (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home for Thanksgiving break after their first semester at college, five friends discover just how much things change (and don't) after high school.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, friends, youth, reunion, homecoming, society, college, small town life, small town, female director, thanksgiving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 445
Arpa Colla (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece, West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Arpa-colla" in Greek literally means "Grab and stick", a phrase used to show something that has been done quickly and therefore isn't good enough. This is what the 2 main heroes of the film are doing. The one is a ...
Plot: film industry, satire, filmmaking, political satire, social satire, film within a film, communist, left wing, imagination, producer, filmmaker, tv commercial
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
1313: Night of the Widow (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A group of friends are stalked by a mysterious knife-wielding murderess as they gather at the home of their late friend to hear the reading of his will, and participate in a morbid treasure hunt for the key to his vast fortune.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: danger, reunion, friends, deadly, rivalry, last wish, riddles and clues, murder, homosexual subtext, funeral, maniac, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.4
 5K
Mother's Day (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three girls discover that two men are willing to do anything to impress Mother and what impresses Mother is watching her sons commit acts of rape and murder. Now these women are prisoners and lowered to pawns in the game of checkers between two dim ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, slasher, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, forest, dark humor, kidnapping, reunion, rape, vengeance, mentally unstable, survival, wilderness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 12K
2001 Maniacs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On their way to Spring Break, college kids take a detour through an old Southern town. The people of Pleasant Valley insist the kids stay for their annual barbecue celebration... but instead of getting a taste of the old South, the old South gets a ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, humorous, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, racism, serial killer, gory, violence spree, gays and lesbians, dismemberment, animal cruelty, american civil war, psychopath, death, cannibalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, southern usa, florida, georgia
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29%