Movies like House of My Father

If you like "House of My Father" you are looking for humorous, surreal and stylized movies about / with parody, farce, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, splatter, disorder and farm themes of Comedy and Western genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Save
this
list

to
House of My Father (2012)
 5.5
 19K
House of My Father
Original name: Casa De Mi Padre
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Scheming of a way to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves in a war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.
Style: humorous, surreal, stylized, not serious, offbeat, realistic, absurd, satirical, funny, clever ...
Plot: parody, farce, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, splatter, disorder, farm, drug dealing, rescue, uninhibited rivalry, siblings relations, drug lord, fall in love, crimes, danger, catastrophe, storytelling, stupidity, dishonesty, escapades, heroes, organized crime, love and romance, dialogue, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
The list contains the best and most popular movies with the same themes ordered by rating. Click "View All" button to show all items.
Black Dynamite
Action, Comedy
USA
84 min.
 7.4
Cannibal! The Musical
Biography, Comedy, Musical, Thriller, Western
USA
95 min.
 7.2
Choose a movie to watch from relevant lists of films. Click "View All" button to show all collections.

Most similar movies to House of My Father

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, absurd, realistic and funny films with plots about catastrophe, storytelling, mentor, dialogue, fantasy world, brutality and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Western and Action genres. Some movies like House of My Father: Three Amigos (1986), Born in East L.A. (1987), The Brothers Solomon (2007), CB4 (1993), Death at a Funeral (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
 6.5
 60K
Three Amigos
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, parody, chase, village, desert, gunfight, buddies, rescue, mistaken identity, danger, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Born in East L.A.
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rudy, an American of Hispanic descent, whose south-of-the-border looks show him no mercy during an immigration raid in a migrant worker factory. As his luck goes, he is caught with neither money nor his ID and is deported to Mexico - without ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Plot: immigrants, parody, culture clash, comedy of errors, interracial relations, factory, mistaken identity, nothing goes right, farce, fish out of water, romance, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
Movie in collections
The Brothers Solomon
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, goofy hero, dumb, stupidity, odd couple, friendship, brothers, runaway, siblings relations, misfit, family relations, eccentricity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   62%
 
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two brothers who can feel each others' pain and pleasure mess up the French revolution.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, adventure, twins, mistaken identity, anti heroes, marijuana, buddies, goofy hero, odd couple, switching roles, siblings relations, dialogue ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
 6.2
 8K
CB4
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "rockumentary", covering the rise to fame of MC Gusto, Stab Master Arson, and Dead Mike: members of the rap group "CB4". We soon learn that these three are not what they seem and don't apear to know as much about rap music ...
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, witty, realistic ...
Plot: hip hop, parody, music, drugs/alcohol, buddies, music business, rock and roll, goofy hero, strong sexual content, gangsters, music band, gangster ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   48%
 
Death at a Funeral
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and Aaron's successful younger brother, Ryan, flies in from New ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Plot: farce, death, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, siblings relations, death in the family, family gatherings, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
 5.4
 6K
The Villain
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: humorous, not serious, road movie, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, chase, nothing goes right, buddies, kids and family, goofy hero, rescue, native americans, chases and races, lone hero, crimes, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   45%
 
Movie in collections
humorous movies
humorous
12515
rivalry movies
rivalry
10287
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he’s asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, hotshot hero, drugs/alcohol, farce, cars, pornography, storytelling, blind ambition, workplace situations, ambition, buddies, rise to the top ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   46%
 
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: clever, humorous, not serious, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, parody, nothing goes right, hidden identity, media satire, writers, filmmaking, showbiz, lame, artists and showbiz, sarcasm, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
The Hebrew Hammer
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Jewish blaxploitation hero saves Hanukkah from the clutches of Santa Claus's evil son.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: parody, jewish, save the day, jews, judaism, irreverent, religions or cults, stereotypes, sexualized violence, good versus evil, farce, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   43%
 
 6.1
 115K
The Campaign
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, funny, realistic ...
Plot: politics, farce, world politics, uninhibited rivalry, political, campaign, parody, ambition, rivalry, brothers, corruption, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
 5.7
 73K
Super Nacho
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nacho Libre is loosely based on the story of Fray Tormenta ("Friar Storm"), aka Rev. Sergio Gutierrez Benitez, a real-life Mexican Catholic priest who had a 23-year career as a masked luchador. He competed in order to support the orphanage ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: sport, nun, clergy, monk, monastery, goofy hero, orphan, underdog, contests and competitions, stereotypes, follow your dream, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
Rapture-Palooza
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two teens battle their way through a religious apocalypse on a mission to defeat the Antichrist.
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, religion, devil, christianity, good versus evil, young heroes, god, irreverent, parody, dialogue, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
Movie in collections
 6.1
 1K
Haiku Tunnel
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh is the consummate temp employee, avoiding all long-term connections and responsibilities, both at work and in his personal life. However, by the time his agency places him at the Schuyler & Mitchell law firm, Josh is tired of his ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, office, obnoxious boss, corporate america, lawyer, boss and employee, workplace situations, nothing goes right, writing, catastrophe, existentialism, creativity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   41%
 
The Shakiest Gun in the West
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jesse W. Haywood (Don Knotts) graduates from dental school in Philadelphia in 1870 and goes west to become a frontier dentist. Penelope "Bad Penny" Cushing (Barbara Rhoades) is offered a pardon if she will track down a ring of gun ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: gunfight, anti heroes, on the road, indians, crimes, old west, goofy hero, vengeance, mythology, chase, mentor, impossible love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: philadelphia, usa, new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   44%
 
 4.7
 6K
The Wash
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: With the rent due and his car booted, Sean (Dr. Dre) has to come up with some ends...and fast. When his best buddy and roommate Dee Loc (Snoop Dogg), suggests that Sean get a job busting suds down at the local car wash.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, weed, hip hop, gang, drug dealing, lame, drugs, stupidity, down on your luck, pornography, dumb, nudity (topless - notable) ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   35%
 
Comic Book Villains
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When word hits the street that a nearby elderly gentleman has a cache of old, rare, and very valuable mint condition comic books, rival comic book shop owners Raymond McGillicuddy (Donal Logue) and Norman Link (Michael Rapaport) both set out to be ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, dark humor, witty ...
Plot: small town, comics, greed, couple relations, cons and scams, crime, superhero, death, crimes, golden years, writers, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
 6.0
 5K
The Grand
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Grand is in the tradition of improvisational comedies like Best In Show and This Is Spinal Tap. The story is set in the world of professional poker and follows six players who reach the final table of the world’s second most famous high stakes ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, absurd ...
Plot: poker, gambling, casino, drugs/alcohol, contests and competitions, parody, rivalry, brutality, sarcasm, hotel, underdog, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
Movie in collections
stylized movies
stylized
7290
farm movies
farm
1284
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Spade returns from the army in his old ghetto neighbourhood when his brother, June Bug, dies. Jack declares war on Mr. Big, powerful local crimelord. His army is led by John Slade, his childhood idol who used to fight bad guys in the 70s.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, hip hop, vengeance, kung fu, stupidity, ghetto, pimp, gunfight, violence, crimes, rivalry, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
The Onion Movie
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Venerable newscaster Norm Archer reports the latest news in politics, health, culture and entertainment - such as an automotive recall of decapitation-inducing "Neckbelts" and a study finding that "depression hits losers ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: parody, journalism, politics, office, television, irreverent, media satire, male nudity, media, sarcasm, stupidity, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   39%
 
 3.5
 10K
Delta Farce
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military, farce, buddies, soldier, lame, dumb, iraq war, village, military life, stupidity, weapons, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
 7.4
 41K
Black Dynamite
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is the story of 1970s African-American action legend Black Dynamite. The Man killed his brother, pumped heroin into local orphanages, and flooded the ghetto with adulterated malt liquor. Black Dynamite was the one hero willing to fight The Man ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, parody, vengeance, farce, kung fu, gunfight, hotshot hero, revenge, drugs/alcohol, conspiracy, violence, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   31%
 
 6.3
 5K
Goin' South
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Henry Moon is captured for a capital offense by a posse when his horse quits while trying to escape to Mexico. He finds that there is a post-Civil War law in the small town that any single or widowed woman can save him from the gallows by marrying ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, violence, gang, greed, gunfight, lone wolves, small town, crimes, civil war, brutality, lovers on the run ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   30%
 
Movie in collections
 3.2
 5K
Ringmaster
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Springer stars as more or less himself, the host of a raunchy, controversial and popular Los Angeles talk show which features everyday people with problems and who frequently vent thrir problems on the air.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, tv show, television, violence, pornography, media, revenge, society, family, suburbs, disorder, reality tv ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   28%
 
 4.7
 4K
Wagons East
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After the 1860s Wild West, a group of misfit settlers - including ex-doctor Phil Taylor, prostitute Belle, and homosexual bookseller Julian - decide they cannot live in their current situation in the west. They hire a grizzled alcoholic wagon master ...
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, absurd, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, culture clash, americana, on the road, indians, anti heroes, old west, native americans, fugitives, adventure, gang, getting home ...
Time: 19th century, future, 1800s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   31%
 
Freddy Got Fingered
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An unemployed cartoonist moves back in with his parents and younger brother Freddy. When his parents demand he leave, he begins to spread rumors that his father is sexually abusing Freddy.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sexual abuse, stupidity, surrealism, insanity, goofy hero, parody, eccentric family, splatter, dull life, dumb, pornography, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, farce, journalism, stupidity, drugs/alcohol, buddies, rise to the top, blindness, shark, dumb, media satire, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1979
Place: california, usa, new york, san diego california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   27%
 
 3.8
 5K
Mr. Wrong
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A single and lonely woman finds the seemingly perfect man to date, but soon regrets it when his deranged and possessive other personality emerges and worst still, she cannot convince anyone else of his Jekyll/Hyde true nature.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, obsession, drugs/alcohol, couple relations, dangerous attraction, farce, wooing, fall in love, stupidity, love and romance, crazy, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   31%
 

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows Andy, who needs to hook up with a hottie, pronto, because he hasn't had sex in... well, forever - and his luck isn't the only thing that's hard. His equally horny teenage roommates also need it superbad, and with the help of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, buddies, lame, looking for sex, stupidity, virginity, disorder, friends, friendship, writers, absurdism, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   29%
 
 5.8
 15K
Smiley Face
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jane (Anna Faris), a struggling but perpetually stoned actress, has a busy day ahead. She has several important tasks on her list, including buying more marijuana. Even though she already has a good start on the day's planned drug use, she eats ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, weed, drugs, paranoid, drugs/alcohol, goofy hero, comedy of errors, stoners, farce, nothing goes right, drug abuse, drug addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   37%
 
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:

TOP 5 movies for each basic tag

parody
parody movies
Scary Movie 2000
6.2
Scary Movie 2 2001
5.3
Not Another Teen Movie 2001
5.7
Vampires Suck 2010
3.4
A Haunted House 2013
5.1
View all
farce
farce movies
Death at a Funeral 2007
7.4
Dracula: Dead and Loving It 1995
5.8
The Heartbreak Kid 2007
5.8
Priceless 2006
7.0
Tucker and Dale vs Evil 2010
7.6
View all
humorous
humorous movies
American Pie 1999
7.0
Welcome to the Sticks 2008
7.1
The Hangover 2009
7.7
Serial 2014
7.0
Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future 1973
8.4
View all
surreal
surreal movies
Inception 2010
8.8
Blue Velvet 1986
7.8
Eraserhead 1977
7.4
Black Swan 2010
8.0
The Fountain 2006
7.3
View all
mexico
mexico movies
Frida 2002
7.4
The Ruins 2008
5.9
From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter 1999
4.8
And Your Mother Too! 2001
7.7
Truth or Dare 2018
4.9
View all
stylized
stylized movies
The Adventures of Tintin 2011
7.4
The Matrix 1999
8.7
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2001
8.8
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002
8.7
Black Sails 2014
8.3
View all
latin america
latin america movies
The Dancer Upstairs 2002
7.0
Moon Over Parador 1988
5.9
The Expendables 2010
6.5
Machuca 2004
7.8
No 2012
7.4
View all
rivalry
rivalry movies
Memoirs of a Geisha 2005
7.4
Step Up All In 2014
6.0
Death Becomes Her 1992
6.5
Showgirls 1995
4.7
The Devil Wears Prada 2006
6.9
View all