Movies like House of My Father

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House of My Father (2012)
 5.5
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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, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol, disorder, rivalry, rescue, uninhibited rivalry, organized crime, drug dealer, ranch ...
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, realistic, not serious and absurd films with plots about disorder, rivalry, catastrophe, storytelling, mentor, dialogue and parody mostly in Comedy, Western and Drama genres. Some movies like House of My Father: Three Amigos (1986), The Villain (1979), The Campaign (2012), Death at a Funeral (2010), Rudo and Cursi (2008). 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, notoriety, newcomer, 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, danger, crimes, gang, disorder, against the odds ...
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, feel good, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, parody, disorder, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero, explosion, train, glue, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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, ambition, campaign, debate, media, parody, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: humorous, not serious, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: farce, death, eccentric family, family gatherings, dishonesty, presumed dead, disorder, family problems, death in the family, family relations, siblings relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: twists and turns, realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: soccer, scout, lifestyle, family problems, ego clash, temperamental, mistrust, ambition, model, latinos, step siblings, overnight success ...
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, ambition, disorder, underdog, rivalry, cards, drugs/alcohol, 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: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, journalism, disorder, weatherman, nothing goes right, media satire, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, friends, rivalry, media, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, interracial relations, false accusation, comedy of errors, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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, trust, marriage, cowboy, outlaw, hanging, chase, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, crimes, heroes, family relations, religions or cults, injustice, undercover, private detective, vigilantism, secret identity, disorder, buddies ...
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, coma, pregnancy, masturbation, adoption, disorder, wooing, couples, love and romance, social misfits, goofy hero, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ 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: sexual, not serious, humorous, erotic, sexy
Plot: parody, superhero, fighting crime, law enforcement, strong sexual content, disorder, rivalry, danger, vigilantism, good versus evil, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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, adulthood, family relations, living with parents, goofy hero, childhood trauma, man child, becoming an adult, friends, family life, parents and children ...
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, danger, righting the wronged, rescue, gang, gold, old west, rivalry, heroes ...
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: feel good, humorous, not serious
Plot: parody, gang, rivalry, friends, disorder, partners, buddies, escapades, crimes, heroes, murder, mistaken identity ...
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, humorous, not serious, gag humor
Plot: reform, orphan, marshal, gunfight, disorder, going straight, partners, friends, rivalry, redemption, danger, goofy hero ...
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: realistic, not serious, humorous, exciting, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, dentist, horse, cowgirl, stagecoach, covered wagon, native american, partners, pardon, undercover, old west, heist ...
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, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: politics, george w. bush, parody, election, white house, artists and showbiz, state affairs, politically correct, leadership, head of state, patriotism, baseball ...
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, rivalry, salesman, disorder, ambition, rise to the top, workplace situations, love and romance, boss and employee, farce ...
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: realistic, stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, lone wolves, heroes, jungle, rescue, rivalry, danger, survival, vengeance, knife, rifle ...
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, semi serious, dark humor, cynical ...
Plot: small town, comic book shop, rivalry, crime, crimes, love and romance, golden years, disorder, dishonesty, small town life, couples, couple relations ...
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: farce, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, uninhibited rivalry, family gatherings, contests and competitions, family life, family problems, rivalry, uninvited guest, family relations, olympics ...
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, love triangle, cheating, power relations, hypocrisy, school, dignity, hapless ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
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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, dishonesty, partners, buddies, nothing goes right, siblings relations, goofy hero, cons and scams, misfit, rivalry, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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%
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, not serious, offbeat, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, parody, adventure, rebellion, rivalry, partners, goofy hero, switching roles, state affairs, siblings relations, anti heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ 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, surreal, offbeat, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stupidity, journalism, bet, jealousy, journalist, rivalry, friendship, dog, tv news, newsroom, media satire, parody ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1979, year 1980, future
Place: new york, usa, california, san diego california, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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: realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chases and races, misfit, dishonesty, disorder, partners, danger, farm, chaos, escapades, heroes, undercover ...
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, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, cult movie cast
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, uninhibited rivalry, obsessive quest, criminal heroes, heroes, unlikely partners, lone wolves, crimes, rivalry, friendship, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s
Place: chile, latin america, new mexico, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%