Movies like House of My Father

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House of My Father (2012)
 5.5
 20K
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, graphic violence, love and romance, farm, latinos, dishonesty, machismo, disorder, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol, rivalry ...
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, not serious, realistic and funny films with plots about farce, parody, silly humor, dialogue, mentor, storytelling and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Western and Adventure genres. Some movies like House of My Father: Three Amigos (1986), The Campaign (2012), The Villain (1979), The Hungover Games (2014), Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 66K
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: parody, heroes, village, rescue, actor, farce, fish out of water, friendship, disorder, buddies, against the odds, dishonesty ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.1
 123K
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, funny, twists and turns, witty ...
Plot: politics, congressman, farce, election campaign, political corruption, profanity, uninhibited rivalry, debate, campaign, ambition, media, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 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, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, chase, cowboy, disorder, nothing goes right, goofy hero, escapades, explosion, train, glue, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, journalism, ego clash, nothing goes right, ambition, farce, workplace situations, media satire, buddies, battle of the sexes, rivalry, workplace ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: parody, disorder, rivalry, survival, goofy hero, contests and competitions, danger, escapades, nudity (full frontal - brief), fight to the death, friends, alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, 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, feel good, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, gunfight, old west, western town, mayor, anti hero, anti heroes, americana, danger, righting the wronged, rescue, gold ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: humorous, not serious, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: family relations, farce, death, family gatherings, eccentric family, death in the family, dishonesty, siblings relations, presumed dead, disorder, family problems, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, funny, ironic ...
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 ⇓
50%
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 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: gambling, poker, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, underdog, disorder, rivalry, cards, drugs/alcohol, gambler, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.9
 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, unusual plot structure, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, adventure, on the road, starting over, parody, americana, gang, unlikely partners, tough heroes, danger, escapades, satire ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 1.9
 86K
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, catastrophe, sarcasm, mystery, sexual humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, not serious, satirical, absurd, idiotic ...
Plot: parody, good versus evil, vigilantism, religions or cults, obsessive quest, secret identity, society, undercover, buddies, escapades, christmas, hanukkah ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: mistaken identity, deportation, immigrants, mexican, fish out of water, culture clash, parody, interracial relations, misfit, comedy of errors, false accusation, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, parody, patriotism, election, state affairs, white house, george w. bush, satire, greed, family drama, head of state, leadership ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, poland, texas, new jersey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Meet the Spartans (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: From the creators of Scary Movie and Date Movie comes this tongue-in-cheek parody of the sword-and-sandal epics, dubbed Meet the Spartans. The 20th Century Fox production was written and directed by the filmmaking team of Jason Friedberg and Aaron ...
Style: idiotic, humorous, absurd, satirical, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, queen, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, goofy hero, army, contests and competitions, rivalry, buddies, disorder, fight ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 262K
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, funny, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, family relations, friendship, grownups, living with parents, goofy hero, adulthood, man child, becoming an adult, childhood trauma, family life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Big Money Rustlas (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Insane Clown Posse heads back to the Wild West in this prequel to BIG MONEY HUSTLAS. Nothing happens in the dusty town of Mud Bug without the approval of gambling magnate Big Baby Chips (Violent J), and the locals turn and run when his henchmen ...
Style: rough, not serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, small town, hip hop, gunfight, noose, traitor, clown, hearse, disguise, sheriff, urination, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.7
 123K
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, talky ...
Plot: cowboy, parody, small town, interracial relations, ceremony, african american, farce, desert, sheriff, old west, misfit, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, not serious, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, mentor, farce, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, cons and scams, teachers and students, loser, low self esteem, tennis, dating, date ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, teenage life, looking for sex, buddies, youth, misfit, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: cult film, humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, farce, parody, bar fight, heroes, small town, identity theft, false identity, sheriff, gunslinger, cowboy, brother ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, california, texas, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, farce, workplace, workplace situations, boss and employee, love and romance, rise to the top, ambition, disorder, rivalry, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, not serious, surreal, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalist, journalism, media satire, rivalry, dog, friendship, jealousy, newsroom, tv news, media, parody, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1979, year 1980, 70s ...
Place: new york, california, usa, manhattan new york city, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Poolboy: Drowning Out the Fury (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this unearthed lost movie from 1990 that the studio deemed too terrible to release, a Vietnam Veteran Sal Bando(Sorbo), tortured by his past as a Poolboy returns home to Van Nuys, California, and a country he doesn't recognize, in which it ...
Style: humorous, not serious, rough, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, gory, righting the wronged, hopes, rivalry, vengeance, tough heroes, silly humor, sexual content, violence, murder, film within a film ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 17K
Manitou's Shoe (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Germany, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Abahachi, Chief of the Apache Indians, and his blood brother Ranger maintain peace and justice in the Wild West. One day, Abahachi needs to take up a credit from the Shoshone Indians to finance his tribe's new saloon. Unfortunately Santa Maria, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: parody, treasure hunt, ambition, adventurer, family relations, cons and scams, escapades, dishonesty, buddies, betrayal, embezzlement, map ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 7K
Search Party (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two oafs must rescue their stranded pal in Mexico.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, nothing goes right, escapades, farce, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), twentysomething life, friends, profanity, sexual content, silly humor, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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: farce, ballet, nothing goes right, dishonesty, partners, buddies, disorder, rivalry, siblings relations, goofy hero, cons and scams, taxi driver ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: reform, orphan, marshal, gunfight, friends, danger, anti hero, silly humor, anti heroes, rivalry, partners, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, semi serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: soccer, ego clash, ambition, self discovery, rivalry, rise to the top, desire for fame, family problems, athlete's life, lifestyle, rising to stardom, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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: small town, gang, gangsters, love and romance, chases and races, criminal, outlaw, cowboy, hanging, trust, marriage, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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