Movies like House of My Father

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House of My Father (2012)
 5.5
 19K
House of My Father (2012)
Original name: Casa De Mi Padre
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
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, stylized, surreal, offbeat, realistic, not serious, absurd, satirical, funny, clever ...
Plot: drug lord, parody, farce, crimes, cowboy, heroes, family relations, drug dealing, love and romance, farm, fall in love, latinos, danger, dishonesty, machismo, escapades, disorder, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, rescue, uninhibited rivalry, organized crime, drug dealer, ranch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and absurd films with plots about disorder, rivalry, parody, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Western and Drama genres. Some movies like House of My Father: Three Amigos (1986), The Villain (1979), The Campaign (2012), Rudo and Cursi (2008), The Grand (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, parody, farm, duel, small town, fall in love, teaching the ways of the world, drugs/alcohol, newcomer, notoriety, self discovery, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, future
Place: usa, arizona
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100%
 6.5
 62K
Three Amigos (1986)
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, idiotic, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, parody, rescue, actor, farce, friendship, fish out of water, danger, crimes, buddies, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.4
 6K
The Villain (1979)
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, feel good, road movie, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, explosion, train, glue, parody, kidnapping, heroes, partners, escapades, chases and races, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.1
 118K
The Campaign (2012)
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, satirical, absurd, witty, ironic ...
Plot: politics, farce, congressman, election campaign, political corruption, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, campaign, debate, media, parody, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Rudo and Cursi (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brothers living a hard life of manual labor in rural Mexico have a simple dream: saving enough money to build their mother her dream house. But fate has other plans. A friendly game of soccer leads to first Rudo, then to Cursi being taken on by ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, twists and turns, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: soccer, lifestyle, ego clash, scout, change of luck, desire for fame, sport, rise to the top, rising to stardom, temperamental, rivalry, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
 5K
The Grand (2007)
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, entertaining, funny, clever ...
Plot: poker, gambling, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, underdog, disorder, ambition, drugs/alcohol, cards, gambler, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone escalates quickly, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, whatever that may mean...
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, journalism, ambition, ego clash, love and romance, nothing goes right, workplace situations, media satire, friends, rivalry, media, farce ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 6K
Goin' South (1978)
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: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: gang, small town, vengeance, gangsters, small town life, heroes, partners, rivalry, family relations, crimes, chases and races, lovers on the run ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Death at a Funeral (2010)
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: realistic, humorous, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Plot: farce, death, eccentric family, dwarf, family gatherings, drugs/alcohol, siblings relations, family problems, couples, dishonesty, death in the family, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Hebrew Hammer (2003)
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, realistic, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: parody, nothing goes right, escapades, save the day, parents and children, injustice, undercover, religions or cults, family relations, private detective, secret identity, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Brothers Solomon (2007)
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, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, pregnancy, coma, masturbation, goofy hero, siblings relations, love and romance, social misfits, family relations, couples, disorder, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Born in East L.A. (1987)
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, feel good, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: deportation, mistaken identity, immigrants, fish out of water, culture clash, parody, comedy of errors, interracial relations, disorder, dishonesty, misfit, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Batbabe: The Dark Nightie (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: When heartless supercriminal the Jerker steals Bacchum City's entire supply of adult movies, lusty crime-fighter Batbabe (Darian Caine) strips down and steps up to vanquish the villain and get Bacchum's lifeblood flowing once again. But ...
Style: erotic, not serious, humorous, sexual, sexy
Plot: parody, superhero, rivalry, heroes, disorder, strong sexual content, law enforcement, fighting crime, danger, good versus evil, vigilantism, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 244K
Step Brothers (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brennan Huff and Dale Doback might be grown men. But that doesn't stop them from living at home and turning into jealous, competitive stepbrothers when their single parents marry. Brennan's constant competition with Dale strains his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, friendship, adulthood, goofy hero, family relations, living with parents, becoming an adult, man child, childhood trauma, family life, friends, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mayor, parody, prison, americana, heroes, righting the wronged, rivalry, danger, rescue, gold, old west, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Carry on Cowboy (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Stodge City is in the grip of the Rumpo Kid and his gang. Mistaken identity again takes a hand as a "sanitary engineer" (plumber) by the name of Marshal P. Knutt is mistaken for a law marshal! Being the conscientious sort, Marshal tries to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: parody, mistaken identity, gang, rivalry, vengeance, disorder, heroes, partners, buddies, friends, murder, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Evil Roy Slade (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Orphaned and left in the desert as an infant, Evil Roy Slade (John Astin) grew up alone—save for his teddy bear—and mean. As an adult, he is notorious for being the "meanest villain in the West"—so he's thrown for quite a loop ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, humorous, gag humor
Plot: reform, orphan, gunfight, marshal, fugitives, goofy hero, fall in love, friends, rivalry, danger, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Shakiest Gun in the West (1968)
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, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, dentist, covered wagon, cowgirl, stagecoach, horse, native american, crimes, anti heroes, escapades, heroes, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: philadelphia, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Will Ferrell stars in a stand-up comedy as George W. Bush in this take on the former President of the United States. After playing George W. Bush on Saturday Night Live for many years, funny man Will Ferrell brings his impression to Broadway to send ...
Style: humorous, talky, biting, not serious, cynical ...
Plot: politics, george w. bush, parody, election, leadership, head of state, baseball, patriotism, politically correct, society, americana, white house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, poland, texas, new jersey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
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, feel good, not serious, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotshot hero, blind ambition, workplace, disorder, farce, rivalry, salesman, rise to the top, boss and employee, workplace situations, love and romance, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Burning (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Argentina, Mexico, Brazil, France, USA, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Kaí is a mysterious shaman who emerges from the Rio Paraná to help a poor farmer and his daughter, who are threatened by a band of cold-blooded mercenaries hired to force them to sell their land.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, heroes, rescue, jungle, rivalry, lone wolves, crimes, danger, vengeance, survival, wounded, forest fire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Comic Book Villains (2002)
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: clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: small town, rivalry, comic book shop, small town life, couples, couple relations, cons and scams, crimes, crime, love and romance, golden years, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Do-Deca-Pentathlon (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two brothers compete in their own private 25-event Olympics.
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: family problems, dysfunctional family, uninhibited rivalry, siblings relations, contests and competitions, family gatherings, family life, uninvited guest, rivalry, farce, family relations, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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School for Scoundrels (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young guy short on luck, enrolls in a class to build confidence to help win over the girl of his dreams, which becomes complicated when his teacher has the same agenda.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tennis, rivalry, date, farce, mentor, dignity, loud, uninhibited rivalry, down on your luck, dishonesty, disorder, change of luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 4K
Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: ballet, farce, nothing goes right, partners, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, taxi driver, misfit, fish out of water, rivalry, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 15K
Smiley Face (2007)
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, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, nothing goes right, disorder, goofy hero, roommate, comedy of errors, stoned, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, drug use, ferris wheel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers (1984)
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, witty, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, parody, adventure, revolution, disorder, buddies, goofy hero, state affairs, siblings relations, escapades, anti heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
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, realistic, cynical, offbeat, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stupidity, journalism, journalist, bet, jealousy, dog, friendship, rivalry, newsroom, tv news, media satire, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1979, future
Place: new york, california, usa, manhattan new york city, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Nasty Rabbit (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Russian spies secretly infect rabbits with a deadly bacteria, then let them loose in the U.S.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, plague, dishonesty, partners, disorder, heroes, undercover, parody, chaos, mad scientist, secret agents, danger ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lust in the Dust (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of unscrupulous characters seek buried treasure in the old west.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic, cult movie cast
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, kidnapping, vengeance, rivalry, friendship, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, unlikely partners, escapades, criminal heroes, lone wolves ...
Time: 80s
Place: chile, latin america, ireland, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%