Movies like Airplane II: The Sequel

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Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
 6.2
 49K
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, absurd, melancholic, clever, unusual plot structure, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, catastrophe, space travel, spacecraft, stewardess, passenger, air disaster, space and aliens, heroes, cliche, danger, self control, grudge, escapades, disorder, nothing goes right, rescue, bug, goofy hero, save the day, renewed love, landing, control room, silly humor, moon ...
Time: future, 80s, near future
Place: houston texas

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Most similar movies to Airplane II: The Sequel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, cult film and weird films with plots about parody, disorder, escapades, farce, heroes, danger and silly humor mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Airplane II: The Sequel: Airplane! (1980), Spaceballs (1987), Galaxina (1980), Dark Star (1974), The Three Stooges in Orbit (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 216K
Airplane! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. Food poisoning decimates the passengers and crew, leaving it up to ...
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, unusual plot structure, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, airplane, catastrophe, pilot, passenger, fear of flying, stewardess, air disaster, landing, rescue, heroes, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles
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75%
 7.1
 172K
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, outer space, adventure, farce, space and aliens, woman in danger, princess, daring rescue, heroic mission, goofy hero, race against time ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.7
 3K
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, spacecraft, alien, fall in love, adventure, space and aliens, space travel, motorcycle, danger, disorder, outer space, supernatural romance ...
Time: future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: parody, robot, mad scientist, space travel, teleportation, space and aliens, scientist, imaginary, outer space, satellite, world domination, astronaut ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 6.3
 22K
Dark Star (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A low-budget, sci-fi satire that focuses on a group of scientists whose mission is to destroy unstable planets. 20 years into their mission, they have battle their alien mascot, that resembles a beach ball, as well as a "sensitive" and ...
Style: futuristic, cult film, humorous, semi serious, exciting ...
Plot: space travel, satire, surfing, laser, artificial intelligence, astronaut, pets, escapades, danger, silly humor, hippie, chaos ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, not serious, exciting, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: farce, three stooges, catastrophe, submarine, inventions and discoveries, alien encounter, chases and races, rivalry, escapades, fugitives, obsessive quest, espionage ...
Time: 60s, future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 211K
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, absurd, not serious, stylized, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ufo, parody, evil alien, alien invasion, mars, space and aliens, save the world, alien encounter, flying saucer, congress, space travel, spacecraft ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: washington d.c., las vegas, usa, taj mahal, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms packed with off-the-wall sketches that will have you in stitches. Centered ...
Style: anthology, humorous, not serious, witty, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: parody, media satire, disorder, mad scientist, haunted by the past, mad doctor, u.s. president, storytelling, sea disaster, invisibility, profanity, surfing ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 80s, 1950s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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A Ticket to Space (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Face à l'incompréhension de la population française quant au montant des crédits alloués à la recherche spatiale, le gouvernement lance une vaste opération de communication. En partenariat avec le Centre spatial français, un grand jeu ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: space station, hacker, outer space, space and aliens, space travel, disorder, danger, escapades, rivalry, control room, lottery, benign alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: witty, humorous, not serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, mad scientist, goofy hero, betrayal, escapades, disorder, countryside, farce, heroes, nothing goes right, brat, silly humor ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, goofy hero, disorder, superhero, survival, heroes, female protagonist, fight, investigation, struggle for survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, time travel, parody, evil alien, heroic mission, danger, save the world, escapades, space and aliens, rivalry, survival ...
Time: future, 19th century, 2000s, year 2004, 21st century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 1.9
 87K
Disaster Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In DISASTER MOVIE, the filmmaking team behind the hits "Scary Movie," "Date Movie," "Epic Movie" and "Meet The Spartans" this time puts its unique, inimitable stamp on one of the biggest and most bloated movie ...
Style: not serious, absurd, satirical, funny, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, chaos, heroes, survival, escapades, investigation, nothing goes right, natural disaster, catastrophe, sarcasm, mystery, sexual humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, psychotronic
Plot: outer space, soldier, spacecraft, escapades, rivalry, save the world, military, heroes, misfit, evil alien, save the day, danger ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.8
 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: humorous, offbeat, not serious, erotic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, good versus evil, mad scientist, space travel, kidnapping, rescue, space and aliens, save the world, race against time, androids and robots, escapades, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, space travel, heroic mission, benign alien, save the world, danger, anti hero, alien encounter, goofy hero, heroes, anti heroes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, save the world, daring rescue, alien encounter, danger, escapades, benign alien, chases and races, race against time, save the day, mad scientist, space travel ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, offbeat, not serious, exciting, comic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, secret agents, androids and robots, save the world, silly humor, fellow agent, disorder, couple relations, working undercover, race against time, escapades, undercover ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Crazy old Professor Gangreen has developed a way to make tomatoes look human for a second invasion.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, mad scientist, world domination, tomato, chase, silly humor, disorder, escapades, rescue, deadly, dangerous animal, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Play-Mate of the Apes (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three sexy astronauts crash land on a planet where apes rule. They attract the attention of human-friendly scientist Dr Kweera and the wild woman Uvala and soon unbridled female lust threatens ape society.
Style: erotic, humorous, not serious, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: parody, mysterious planet, sexual relations, space and aliens, silly humor, space travel, distant planet, strong sexual content, imaginary, nudity (full frontal - brief), monkey, bikini ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 3K
The Big Bus (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The ultimate disaster film parody. A nuclear powered bus is making it's maiden non-stop trip from New York to Denver. The journey is plagued by disasters due to the machinations of a mysterious group allied with the oil lobby. Will the down on ...
Style: not serious, humorous, absurd, idiotic, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: catastrophe, bus, parody, adventure, chase, daring rescue, nothing goes right, save the day, misfit, race against time, save the world, odd couple ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, colorado, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 16K
Strange Brew (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Something is rotten at the Elsinore Brewery. Bob and Doug Mackenzie (as seen on SCTV) help the orphan Pam regain the brewery founded by her recently-deceased father. But to do so, they must confront the suspicious Brewmeister Smith and two teams of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brewery, satire, chase, parody, farce, righting the wronged, friends, disorder, world domination, dishonesty, silly humor, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Nude Bomb (1980)
Genre: Action, 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: parody, spy, secret agents, escapades, race against time, government agency, save the day, master villain, goofy hero, save the world, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 5.3
 51K
Coneheads (1993)
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, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, space and aliens, benign alien, family life, parents and children, alien life-form, outer space, alien contact, family relations, golf, adventure, humanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this campy spy movie spoof Dr. Goldfoot (Vincent Price) has invented an army of bikini-clad robots who are programmed to seek out wealthy men and charm them into signing over their assets. Secret agent Craig Gamble (Frankie Avalon) and ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, offbeat, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, secret agents, parody, chase, farce, espionage, robot, car chase, electric chair, laser, secret agent, world domination ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
 26K
UHF (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The eccentric new manager of a UHF television channel tries to save the station from financial ruin with an odd array of programming.
Style: cult film, humorous, not serious, realistic, gag humor ...
Plot: tv show, parody, satire, bug, loser, tv station, music video, photojournalist, disorder, network, anchor, once in a lifetime opportunity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Leonard Part 6 (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After separating from his wife, Leonard Parker (Cosby) quit the spy business and became a restaurateur. His wife refuses to speak with him, and his daughter, who changes her career more often than her clothes, has begun dating a man old enough to be ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, cult film ...
Plot: parody, espionage, spy, heroes, secret agents, save the world, government agency, dangerous animal, escapades, rivalry, undercover, golden years ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Morons from Outer Space (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 86 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, cult film, satirical ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, odd couple, anti heroes, partners, benign alien, deadly creature, journalism, misfit, save the world, danger, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Superhero Movie (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The team behind Scary Movie takes on the comic book genre in this tale of Rick Riker, a nerdy teen imbued with superpowers by a radioactive dragonfly. And because every hero needs a nemesis, enter Lou Landers, aka the villainously goofy Hourglass.
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, idiotic, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, superhero, superhero spoof, secret identity, goofy hero, anti heroes, experiment gone awry, good versus evil, superhuman powers, nothing goes right, save the world, anti hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.3
 150K
Galaxy Quest (1999)
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, offbeat, satirical ...
Plot: space wars, outer space, benign alien, parody, mistaken identity, good versus evil, star, innocence, actor, race against time, heroes, spacecraft ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%