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, not serious, satirical, funny, stylized, surreal, offbeat, realistic, absurd, clever ...
Plot: drug lord, farce, parody, organized crime, cowboy, drug dealing, danger, escapades, fall in love, eccentricity, gangsters, stereotypes, crimes, heroes, family relations, love and romance, farm, latinos, dishonesty, machismo, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol, disorder, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, absurd and funny films with plots about disorder, parody, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, dialogue and brutality mostly in Comedy, Western and Romance genres. Some movies like House of My Father: Three Amigos (1986), The Villain (1979), The Campaign (2012), Death at a Funeral (2010), 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, self discovery, newcomer, notoriety, drugs/alcohol, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, future
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 64K
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, mistaken identity, danger, against the odds, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 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, feel good, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, parody, disorder, goofy hero, escapades, nothing goes right, glue, explosion, train, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
 120K
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, congressman, farce, election campaign, political corruption, uninhibited rivalry, media, debate, campaign, ambition, parody, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: not serious, humorous, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: farce, death, eccentric family, dishonesty, family gatherings, death in the family, siblings relations, presumed dead, family relations, disorder, family problems, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: not serious, humorous, exciting, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, journalism, rivalry, battle of the sexes, workplace romance, buddies, disorder, ego clash, ambition, workplace, media, anchor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, disorder, rivalry, underdog, ambition, cards, drugs/alcohol, gambler, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, not serious, realistic, topical humor ...
Plot: politics, george w. bush, parody, election, patriotism, white house, state affairs, family drama, greed, politically correct, baseball, leadership ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, poland, texas, new jersey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Born in East L.A. (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
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: mistaken identity, deportation, immigrants, mexican, fish out of water, culture clash, parody, disorder, dishonesty, misfit, comedy of errors, interracial relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, idiotic, ironic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, pregnancy, goofy hero, misfit, family relations, love and romance, brother brother relationship, sexual attraction, masturbation, coma, father son relationship, dumb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 5K
Wagons East (1994)
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: old west, adventure, on the road, starting over, parody, americana, gang, unlikely partners, tough heroes, escapades, danger, native american ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Hungover Games (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's a movie about Hungover guys that get lost in a death match game: Each year, drunk people are selected to participate in torturous games the morning after a big night out. There's no sunglasses, no water, and no headache medicine. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, ironic, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, parody, rivalry, survival, goofy hero, contests and competitions, escapades, danger, fight to the death, friends, alcohol, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, satirical, absurd, idiotic, witty ...
Plot: parody, good versus evil, vigilantism, religions or cults, obsessive quest, secret identity, undercover, society, buddies, escapades, hanukkah, christmas ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 140K
Scary Movie 2 (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While the original parodied slasher flicks like Scream, Keenen Ivory Wayans's sequel to Scary Movie takes comedic aim at haunted house movies. A group of students visit a mansion called "Hell House," and murderous high jinks ensue.
Style: funny, humorous, gross out humor, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, ghost, supernatural, supernatural ability, haunted house, stupidity, comedy team, murder, exorcism, secret door, dumb, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: semi serious, offbeat, twists and turns, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: soccer, siblings relations, hopes, rising to stardom, rise to the top, temperamental, sport, athlete's life, contests and competitions, latinos, step siblings, overnight success ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 1.9
 84K
Disaster Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
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, survival, heroes, escapades, investigation, nothing goes right, natural disaster, end of the world, sarcasm, mystery, sexual humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, disorder, rivalry, vengeance, friends, mistaken identity, old west, crimes, heroes, escapades, murder, partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, not serious, realistic, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mayor, parody, prison, rivalry, righting the wronged, gold, rescue, gang, old west, americana, danger, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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4545
 6.2
 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: humorous, dark humor, entertaining, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: gang, small town, gangsters, chases and races, love and romance, outlaw, cowboy, hanging, marriage, trust, chase, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: realistic, humorous, exciting, not serious, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: dentist, kidnapping, covered wagon, stagecoach, cowgirl, horse, native american, on the road, heist, old west, disorder, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: philadelphia, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, sexual, not serious, humorous, sexy
Plot: parody, superhero, law enforcement, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, escapades, heroes, master villain, rivalry, good versus evil, disorder, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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 ⇓
30%
 5.7
 16K
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: marijuana, stoners, nothing goes right, disorder, goofy hero, roommate, comedy of errors, stoned, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, drug use, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, workplace situations, love and romance, rise to the top, boss and employee, farce, rivalry, ambition, disorder, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 250K
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, goofy hero, adulthood, living with parents, family relations, becoming an adult, childhood trauma, man child, family life, friends, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 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, dishonesty, partners, buddies, disorder, misfit, siblings relations, goofy hero, cons and scams, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: not serious, offbeat, humorous, gag humor
Plot: orphan, reform, marshal, gunfight, goofy hero, fall in love, chases and races, crimes, anti heroes, redemption, heroes, fugitives ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It (2010)
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, funny, idiotic, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, teenage life, looking for sex, misfit, youth, buddies, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The original 70's TV family is now placed in the 1990's, where they're even more square and out of place than ever.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, satirical, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: house, race against time, fish out of water, family relations, parents and children, save the day, fighting the system, siblings relations, rivalry, disorder, workplace intrigue, suburbs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Haunted House (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A spoof of all the "found-footage/documentary style" films released in recent years.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, parody, danger, domestic disturbance, couple relations, supernatural, nothing goes right, disorder, stupidity, seance, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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