Movies like 2001: A Space Travesty

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2001: A Space Travesty (2000)
 3.6
 11K
2001: A Space Travesty (2000)
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 United States is being held captive on a secret international moon base called Vegan and that he has been replaced on Earth by a clone, the US Marshall Service immediately sends their 'best' man, Dix, on the mission. Dix travels to Vegan to rescue the president, but is quickly duped and ends up returning to Earth where he installs the clone-president and removes the real one. The bumbling Dix must then find a way to restore the real president before aliens take over the Earth, and restore in himself a belief in truth, justice and the American way.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, save the world, daring rescue, danger, chases and races, benign alien, escapades, save the day, race against time, alien encounter, a.i., mad scientist, heroic mission, zero gravity, disguise, hostage, kicked in the groin, birthmark, intelligence, usa president, crimes, space and aliens, heroes, space travel, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.

Most similar movies to 2001: A Space Travesty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and idiotic films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, disorder, parody, space and aliens and rivalry mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like 2001: A Space Travesty: Mars Attacks! (1996), Flesh Gordon (1974), Dreamship Surprise: Period 1 (2004), The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001), The Nude Bomb (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 199K
Mars Attacks! (1996)
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, stylized, macabre, absurd, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, evil alien, space and aliens, ufo, alien invasion, alien encounter, save the world, space travel, spacecraft, flying saucer, secret service, white house ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, las vegas, taj mahal, big ben london, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 4K
Flesh Gordon (1974)
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, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, good versus evil, mad scientist, rescue, space travel, kidnapping, androids and robots, chases and races, heroic mission, heroes, sexual relations, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Dreamship Surprise: Period 1 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hundreds of years after humans have settled on Mars, Regulator Rogul and Lord Jens Maul, lead a force of Martians to Earth in order to conquer the planet. Queen Metaphor looks to the gay heroes aboard the spaceship Surprise -- Captain Kork, Mr. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: time travel, save the world, space and aliens, future dystopia, contests and competitions, escapades, heroic mission, gays and lesbians, heroes, space travel, danger, ufo ...
Time: 19th century, future, 21st century, year 2004, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Remember the good old days when anyone with a camera and a few thousand bucks could schlep up to Bronson canyon and quickly make a cheap sci-fi/horror B-movie? Well, they're back! The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra is an affectionate, meticulous ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, stylized, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, mad scientist, heroic mission, benign alien, space travel, save the world, alien encounter, heroes, goofy hero, anti heroes, danger, science ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
The Nude Bomb (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The KAOS organisation has developed a bomb that can dissolve all clothing. Maxwell Smart is brought in to foil this evil plot.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, melancholic, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, parody, government agency, race against time, save the day, escapades, master villain, save the world, disorder, chases and races, heroic mission, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 2.9
 843
Illegal Aliens (2007)
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: heroes, benign alien, deadly creature, escapades, heroic mission, special agents, master villain, space and aliens, mistaken identity, destiny, evil alien, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jesse and Chester, two bumbling stoners, wake up one morning from a night of partying and cannot remember where they parked their car. They encounter a variety of people while looking for it, including their angry girlfriends, an angry street gang, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: stoners, obsessive quest, idiot, friendship, memory loss, stupidity, nothing goes right, dumb, save the world, misfit partners, teenager, alien ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Get Smart, Again! (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: KAOS has invented a weather machine so Maxwell Smart and Agent 99 are called back into action to foil this evil plan.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, offbeat, comic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, chase, rivalry, danger, race against time, fellow agent, disorder, couple relations, escapades, androids and robots, save the world, undercover ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 114K
Evolution (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A comedy that follows the chaos that ensues when a meteor hits the Earth carrying alien life forms that give new meaning to the term "survival of the fittest." David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, and Julianne Moore are the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, stylized, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: save the world, evil alien, heroic mission, nothing goes right, dragon, space and aliens, disorder, danger, race against time, asteroids and comets, desert, firefighter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Creature Wasn't Nice (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A farce satirizing extraterrestrial horror movies such as Alien.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, outer space, spacecraft, planet, creature, monster, commander, alien encounter, disorder, evil alien, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Evil Alien Conquerors (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inept beings from the planet Kabijj land on Earth and attempt to behead all of its beings and take over the planet
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: alien invasion, alien, sword, escapades, heroes, chases and races, space and aliens, rivalry, race against time, danger, chaos, outer space ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.4
 179
Cybermutt (2003)
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: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, future dystopia, heroes, imaginary, save the day, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, daring rescue, escapades, crimes, mistaken identity, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.7
 2K
Galaxina (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Galaxina is a lifelike, voluptuous android who is assigned to oversee the operations of an intergalactic Space Police cruiser captained by incompetent Cornelius Butt. When a mission requires the ship's crew to be placed in suspended animation ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, not serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, alien, spacecraft, adventure, space and aliens, space travel, motorcycle, fall in love, disorder, danger, supernatural romance, human android relationship ...
Time: future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 59K
Mystery Men (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When Champion City's hero Captain Amazing is kidnapped by the recently paroled supervillain Casanova Frankenstein, a trio of average, everyday superheroes -- Mr. Furious, the Shoveler and the Blue Raja -- assemble a new super team to save him.
Style: humorous, not serious, stylized, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, bowling, superhero spoof, hostage, invisible man, save the day, heroic mission, crimes, teenage superhero, rivalry, danger, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 74K
The Tuxedo (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cabbie-turned-chauffeur Jimmy Tong learns there is really only one rule when you work for playboy millionaire Clark Devlin : Never touch Devlin's prized tuxedo. But when Devlin is temporarily put out of commission in an explosive accident, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, satirical, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, martial arts, mad scientist, taxi driver, save the world, secret agent, save the day, nothing goes right, secret identity, race against time, hidden identity, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 34K
Spy Hard (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, james bond spoof, kgb, espionage, farce, goofy hero, heroic mission, save the world, disorder, criminal's revenge, secret agents, master criminal ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 6K
Freaked (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vain actor, his best friend, and an activist end up at a mutant freak farm run by a weirdo scientist.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, stylized, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, escapades, goofy hero, countryside, rivalry, mad scientist, betrayal, nothing goes right, heroes, farce, parody, switchblade ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Wild World of Batwoman (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The pointlessly-named Batwoman and her bevy of Batmaidens fight evil and dance.
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, dancing, scientist, exploitation, superhero, vengeance, good versus evil, master villain, heroes, imaginary, save the day, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The mad and evil scientist, Dr. Clayton Forrester, has created an evil little scheme that is bound to give him world global domination but first things first. He plans to torment Mike Nelson and the robots by sending them a real stinker of a film to ...
Style: humorous, talky, surreal, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: robot, mad scientist, teleportation, space travel, scientist, parody, imaginary, androids and robots, space and aliens, satellite, world domination, astronaut ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: scary, dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, ufo, clown, parody, evil alien, heroic mission, survival, race against time, danger, youth, save the world, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 9K
RocketMan (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fred Z. Randall is geeky and obnoxious spacecraft designer, who gets the chance to make his dream come true and travel to Mars as a member of the first manned flight there.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, inspirational, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: astronaut, mars, nasa, space travel, farce, escapades, heroic mission, danger, race against time, comedy of errors, misfit, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 161K
Spaceballs (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, space travel, adventure, outer space, princess, farce, daring rescue, race against time, danger, woman in danger, heroic mission, goofy hero ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Trail of the Screaming Forehead (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A small town infestation of crawling alien foreheads that begin attaching to people and taking them over collides with a scientist's experiments to extract foreheadazine and things go horribly horribly wrong.
Style: offbeat, humorous, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: deadly, evil alien, disorder, mentally unstable, alien encounter, terrorism, supernatural, save the world, mad scientist, rivalry, danger, save the planet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
Invasion of the Star Creatures (1962)
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, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: outer space, soldier, space and aliens, escapades, save the day, benign alien, battles, rivalry, military, goofy hero, heroes, deadly creature ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Three Stooges in Orbit (1962)
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, exciting, not serious, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: submarine, danger, spacecraft, heroes, goofy hero, chases and races, obsessive quest, space and aliens, escapades, fugitives, espionage, disorder ...
Time: 60s, future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the sun, and man-with-a-past, Ted Striker must save the day and get the shuttle back on track – again – all the while trying to patch up his relationship with Elaine.
Style: humorous, exciting, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: space travel, parody, passenger, stewardess, nothing goes right, heroes, space and aliens, landing, spacecraft, cliche, disorder, control room ...
Time: future, near future
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Starving Games (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this Hunger Games spoof, Kantmiss Evershot must fight for her life in the 75th annual Starving Games, where she could also win an old ham, a coupon for a foot-long sub, and a partially eaten pickle.
Style: not serious, toilet humor, humorous, absurd, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, contests and competitions, danger, disorder, superhero, goofy hero, survival, heroes, most dangerous game, fight, female protagonist, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 54
Spaced Out (2006)
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: abduction, benign alien, chaos and mayhem, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, kidnapping, danger, evil alien, alien encounter, disorder, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Morons from Outer Space (1985)
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, offbeat, semi serious, satirical, light ...
Plot: alien encounter, disorder, partners, misfit, save the world, space travel, danger, rescue, ship, fish out of water, space and aliens, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 464
Rock Jocks (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Imagine asteroids so large that they can wipe out all life on the planet constantly bombarding the Earth. The only things standing in the way are the Rock Jocks, a top-secret band of government employees, who pilot asteroid-killing satellites. The ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, semi serious, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: weapon system, save the planet, heroes, heroic mission, benign alien, government facility, space and aliens, government agency, nightshift, laser, danger, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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